Period
to 10 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for SAS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAS over the 6 months to 10 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 79 106 100
Rank change year-on-year +27 -6 +5
Permanent jobs citing SAS 6 11 9
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Wales 0.70% 0.70% 0.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.53% 3.85% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 12
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £36,000 £26,500 £28,675
90th Percentile £95,000 £46,650 £57,125
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £39,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.28% -7.65% -

SAS is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 170 286 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 19.70% 18.29% 18.21%
Number of salaries quoted 150 260 229
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +9.97%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,875 £60,250 £61,500
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing SAS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for SAS in South Wales

SAS
Salary Trend in South Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SAS in South Wales.

Salary trend for SAS in South Wales

SAS
Salary Histogram in South Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing SAS in South Wales over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

Salary histogram for SAS in South Wales

SAS
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 10 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport - 4 £42,500 - 1
Cardiff +21 2 £90,000 +125.00% 1
SAS
Wales

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, IT jobs citing SAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for SAS.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) R
2 4 (66.67%) Machine Learning
3 3 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 3 (50.00%) DevOps
3 3 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (33.33%) Physics
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (33.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Vision
5 1 (16.67%) C
5 1 (16.67%) Decision-Making
5 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (16.67%) Critical Thinking
5 1 (16.67%) Strategic Roadmap
5 1 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
5 1 (16.67%) WhereScape RED
5 1 (16.67%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 1 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (16.67%) WhereScape RED
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Machine Learning Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Head of Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Python Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Artificial Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (33.33%) Physics
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Vision
4 1 (16.67%) Critical Thinking
4 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Decision-Making
4 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Strategic Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) R
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft