Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
England > South West
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 312 282 234
Rank change year-on-year -30 -48 +14
Permanent jobs citing SAS 37 47 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.35% 0.46% 1.02%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.07% 2.50% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 32 36 89
South West median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -20.00% +28.21%
10th Percentile £28,900 £23,249 £30,000
90th Percentile £99,750 £60,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -

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 the South West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,787 1,877 2,677
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 16.69% 18.22% 24.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,406 1,583 2,264
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £24,325
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing SAS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for SAS in the South West

SAS
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAS in the South West.

Salary trend for SAS in the South West

SAS
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAS in the South West over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for SAS in the South West

SAS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the South West region over the 6 months to 27 May 2018. 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
Gloucestershire +36 12 £85,000 +112.50% 7
Bristol -32 11 £43,750 +9.38% 3
Devon +18 5 £70,000 +100.00% 1
Wiltshire -6 4 £100,000 +147.64%
Somerset +28 3 £49,486 -26.69% 2
Dorset - 1 £35,000 -
SAS
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for SAS.

1 30 (81.08%) R
2 24 (64.86%) SQL
3 20 (54.05%) Python
4 19 (51.35%) Analytics
5 18 (48.65%) Data Science
6 17 (45.95%) Visualisation
7 16 (43.24%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (40.54%) Machine Learning
9 12 (32.43%) Mathematics
9 12 (32.43%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (29.73%) Finance
10 11 (29.73%) Tableau
10 11 (29.73%) Statistical Modelling
10 11 (29.73%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (27.03%) Big Data
11 10 (27.03%) Algorithms
11 10 (27.03%) Data Visualisation
11 10 (27.03%) SPSS
11 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
12 9 (24.32%) NoSQL
12 9 (24.32%) Statistics
12 9 (24.32%) Data Analytics
13 8 (21.62%) Degree
13 8 (21.62%) Data Modelling
14 7 (18.92%) MATLAB
14 7 (18.92%) Teradata
14 7 (18.92%) Retail
14 7 (18.92%) Hadoop
14 7 (18.92%) Amazon AWS
15 6 (16.22%) Scala

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.41%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 10 (27.03%) SPSS
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.70%) Chatbot
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon SageMaker
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (2.70%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) Big Data
2 9 (24.32%) NoSQL
3 7 (18.92%) Hadoop
4 6 (16.22%) QlikView
5 4 (10.81%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (10.81%) Data Mining
5 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database
5 4 (10.81%) Spotfire
6 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.70%) GIS
8 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
8 1 (2.70%) MS Access
8 1 (2.70%) MySQL
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.70%) Pentaho
8 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (29.73%) Finance
2 7 (18.92%) Retail
3 4 (10.81%) Banking
3 4 (10.81%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.41%) Advertising
5 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Data Scientist
2 8 (21.62%) Architect
3 6 (16.22%) Senior Data Scientist
4 5 (13.51%) Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Analytics Consultant
5 4 (10.81%) Consultant
5 4 (10.81%) Data Analytics Consultant
5 4 (10.81%) Data Consultant
5 4 (10.81%) Domain Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Information Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Data Analytics Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Data Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Data Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Principal Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Principal Data Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Principal Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) Kafka
2 2 (5.41%) CSS
2 2 (5.41%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) .NET
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.70%) D3.js
3 1 (2.70%) Flask
3 1 (2.70%) Java EE
3 1 (2.70%) jQuery
3 1 (2.70%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 16 (43.24%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (27.03%) Algorithms
3 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.70%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Analytics
2 18 (48.65%) Data Science
3 17 (45.95%) Visualisation
4 15 (40.54%) Machine Learning
5 12 (32.43%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (32.43%) Mathematics
6 11 (29.73%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (29.73%) Statistical Modelling
7 10 (27.03%) Data Visualisation
8 9 (24.32%) Data Analytics
8 9 (24.32%) Statistics
9 8 (21.62%) Data Modelling
10 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (16.22%) Data Management
10 6 (16.22%) Project Management
10 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (16.22%) Statistical Analysis
11 5 (13.51%) Data Analysis
11 5 (13.51%) Data Governance
11 5 (13.51%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 30 (81.08%) R
2 24 (64.86%) SQL
3 20 (54.05%) Python
4 7 (18.92%) MATLAB
5 6 (16.22%) Scala
6 4 (10.81%) Java
7 3 (8.11%) C++
8 2 (5.41%) C
8 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.70%) C#
9 1 (2.70%) Perl
9 1 (2.70%) PHP
9 1 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) PhD
2 4 (10.81%) Postgraduate
3 3 (8.11%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Tableau
2 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
3 7 (18.92%) Teradata
4 5 (13.51%) IBM
5 4 (10.81%) Cloudera
5 4 (10.81%) Google
5 4 (10.81%) Hortonworks
5 4 (10.81%) Oracle
6 3 (8.11%) Dataiku
6 3 (8.11%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (5.41%) Alteryx
8 1 (2.70%) Capita
8 1 (2.70%) SAP
8 1 (2.70%) Splunk