Period
to 11 August 2020

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 11 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
England > South West
6 months to
11 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 193 308 297
Rank change year-on-year +115 -11 -2
Permanent jobs citing SAS 22 27 46
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 0.51% 0.27% 0.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.37% 1.73% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 43
Median annual salary £55,000 £51,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.32% -6.82% +37.52%
10th Percentile £31,750 £36,250 £33,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,037 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,400 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +1.71% +5.00%

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 652 1,558 1,695
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 15.16% 15.51% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 537 1,233 1,335
Median annual salary £45,000 £44,471 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +8.47% +2.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £61,750
England median annual salary £54,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.86% +2.00% +5.26%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing SAS as a proportion 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

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

Salary trend for SAS in the South West

SAS
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing SAS in the South West over the 6 months to 11 August 2020.

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 11 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
Gloucestershire +71 19 £55,000 - 2
Bristol +61 2 £58,500 +38.46%
Wiltshire +47 1 - -
SAS
England

For the 6 months to 11 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 West region with a requirement for SAS.

1 18 (81.82%) Python
2 15 (68.18%) R
3 14 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (45.45%) Finance
5 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (36.36%) SQL
6 8 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (36.36%) Customer-Centricity
6 8 (36.36%) Data Science
7 6 (27.27%) Analytics
8 5 (22.73%) Power Platform
8 5 (22.73%) Power BI
8 5 (22.73%) Marketing
9 4 (18.18%) Visualisation
9 4 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (18.18%) Data Visualisation
9 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
10 3 (13.64%) C
10 3 (13.64%) Oracle
10 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
10 3 (13.64%) Architectural Design
11 2 (9.09%) Project Delivery
11 2 (9.09%) Netezza
11 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (9.09%) Spotfire
11 2 (9.09%) QlikView
11 2 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
11 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
11 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
11 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared

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:

Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Power BI
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 2 (9.09%) QlikView
3 2 (9.09%) Spotfire
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.55%) SAS EBI
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Local Government
3 1 (4.55%) Public Sector
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Analyst
2 9 (40.91%) Data Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Data Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Principal Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Data Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.55%) SAS Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (4.55%) CSS
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
1 1 (4.55%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (36.36%) Customer-Centricity
2 8 (36.36%) Data Science
3 6 (27.27%) Analytics
4 4 (18.18%) Data Visualisation
4 4 (18.18%) Visualisation
5 3 (13.64%) Architectural Design
6 2 (9.09%) Coaching
6 2 (9.09%) Data Analytics
6 2 (9.09%) Data Architecture
6 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
6 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 2 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (9.09%) ETL
6 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.09%) Migration
6 2 (9.09%) Multidimensional Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Project Delivery
6 2 (9.09%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) Python
2 15 (68.18%) R
3 8 (36.36%) SQL
4 3 (13.64%) C
5 1 (4.55%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) C++
5 1 (4.55%) Java
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) SAS Certification
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Netezza
2 2 (9.09%) Tableau
2 2 (9.09%) Teradata