Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
England > South West
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 295 266 249
Rank change year-on-year -29 -17 +41
Permanent jobs citing SAS 35 65 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.34% 0.62% 0.96%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.96% 3.02% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 27 50 88
South West median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £38,750 £33,750 £28,625
90th Percentile £97,500 £75,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £46,300
% change year-on-year +16.67% -2.81% -2.53%

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 1,783 2,155 2,599
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.54% 20.67% 22.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,448 1,816 2,225
South West median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,600
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £49,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.52% +2.22% +5.88%

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 17 February 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 17 February 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 +52 17 £60,000 +47.24% 3
Bristol -29 11 £43,750 +9.38% 3
Devon +2 4 £77,500 +55.00%
Wiltshire -3 2 £76,250 +88.82% 1
Somerset +2 1 £54,500 +3.81%
SAS
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 26 (74.29%) SQL
2 22 (62.86%) R
3 17 (48.57%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (45.71%) Finance
5 14 (40.00%) Python
5 14 (40.00%) Analytics
5 14 (40.00%) Data Science
6 13 (37.14%) Machine Learning
7 12 (34.29%) Algorithms
8 11 (31.43%) Tableau
8 11 (31.43%) Mathematics
9 10 (28.57%) Statistics
9 10 (28.57%) Visualisation
9 10 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (25.71%) BusinessObjects
10 9 (25.71%) Retail
10 9 (25.71%) Time Management
11 8 (22.86%) Computer Science
11 8 (22.86%) QlikView
11 8 (22.86%) NoSQL
11 8 (22.86%) Statistical Modelling
12 7 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
12 7 (20.00%) Data Governance
12 7 (20.00%) Data Quality
13 6 (17.14%) Big Data
13 6 (17.14%) Project Management
13 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
13 6 (17.14%) PhD
14 5 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
14 5 (14.29%) Cognos

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 3 (8.57%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (11.43%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (22.86%) NoSQL
2 8 (22.86%) QlikView
3 6 (17.14%) Big Data
4 5 (14.29%) Hadoop
5 4 (11.43%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (11.43%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (11.43%) Power BI
6 2 (5.71%) Spotfire
7 1 (2.86%) Apache Accumulo
7 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.86%) HBase
7 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.86%) MS Access
7 1 (2.86%) MySQL
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (45.71%) Finance
2 9 (25.71%) Retail
3 4 (11.43%) Banking
3 4 (11.43%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Analyst
1 12 (34.29%) Data Scientist
2 6 (17.14%) Data Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) Senior Data Scientist
3 5 (14.29%) Architect
3 5 (14.29%) Data Quality Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Quality Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Domain Architect
4 4 (11.43%) Information Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Information Architect
4 4 (11.43%) MI Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Information Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Senior MI Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Analytics Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Data Analytics Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Data Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Data Analytics Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) Kafka
2 1 (2.86%) CSS
2 1 (2.86%) D3.js
2 1 (2.86%) HTML
2 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (48.57%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (34.29%) Algorithms
3 8 (22.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Analytics
1 14 (40.00%) Data Science
2 13 (37.14%) Machine Learning
3 11 (31.43%) Mathematics
4 10 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (28.57%) Statistics
4 10 (28.57%) Visualisation
5 9 (25.71%) Time Management
6 8 (22.86%) Statistical Modelling
7 7 (20.00%) Data Governance
7 7 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
8 6 (17.14%) Project Management
9 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
9 5 (14.29%) Telematics
10 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (11.43%) Data Analysis
10 4 (11.43%) Data Architecture
10 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (11.43%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (74.29%) SQL
2 22 (62.86%) R
3 14 (40.00%) Python
4 5 (14.29%) Scala
5 4 (11.43%) MATLAB
6 2 (5.71%) C++
6 2 (5.71%) Java
7 1 (2.86%) C
7 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.86%) Perl
7 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.86%) Ruby
7 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) PhD
2 5 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (5.71%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (5.71%) Postgraduate
3 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) Data Quality
2 4 (11.43%) GDPR
2 4 (11.43%) QA
2 4 (11.43%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Tableau
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.29%) Cognos
3 5 (14.29%) Teradata
4 4 (11.43%) DataFlux
4 4 (11.43%) Google
4 4 (11.43%) Hortonworks
4 4 (11.43%) IBM
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle
6 1 (2.86%) Cloudera
6 1 (2.86%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (2.86%) SAP