Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
England > South West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 302 263 240
Rank change year-on-year -39 -23 +22
Permanent jobs citing SAS 37 84 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.36% 0.77% 1.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.05% 3.46% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 26 61 88
South West median annual salary £42,000 £50,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.00% +31.58% +8.57%
10th Percentile £26,625 £33,750 £27,200
90th Percentile £53,125 £75,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,235 £46,000
% change year-on-year +8.14% +0.51% -3.16%

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 1804 2429 2433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.56% 22.26% 20.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1485 2050 2069
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +8.57%
10th Percentile £25,050 £25,500 £24,950
90th Percentile £58,250 £60,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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
Bristol -28 16 £39,991 -11.13% 5
Gloucestershire +40 14 £42,500 - 2
Wiltshire +5 5 £45,000 -
Devon -21 1 - -
SAS
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing SAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for SAS.

1 27 (72.97%) SQL
2 20 (54.05%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (43.24%) SPSS
4 13 (35.14%) R
5 11 (29.73%) Marketing
6 10 (27.03%) BusinessObjects
7 9 (24.32%) Algorithms
8 8 (21.62%) Customer Requirements
8 8 (21.62%) Analytics
8 8 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Excel
8 8 (21.62%) Degree
8 8 (21.62%) Time Management
9 7 (18.92%) Statistics
9 7 (18.92%) Mathematics
9 7 (18.92%) QlikView
9 7 (18.92%) Python
9 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
9 7 (18.92%) Kalman Filter
10 6 (16.22%) Data Quality
10 6 (16.22%) Machine Learning
10 6 (16.22%) Cognos
10 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
10 6 (16.22%) Finance
10 6 (16.22%) Direct Marketing
10 6 (16.22%) Tableau
10 6 (16.22%) Data Governance
11 5 (13.51%) NoSQL
11 5 (13.51%) Visualisation
11 5 (13.51%) Data Warehouse

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 5 (13.51%) Apache Spark
2 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (8.11%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (43.24%) SPSS
2 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (5.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.70%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (10.81%) Office 365
2 3 (8.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (18.92%) QlikView
3 5 (13.51%) Big Data
3 5 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (13.51%) NoSQL
3 5 (13.51%) Power BI
4 4 (10.81%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (10.81%) Hadoop
4 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
5 3 (8.11%) Apache Hive
5 3 (8.11%) BigQuery
5 3 (8.11%) Geospatial Data
5 3 (8.11%) GIS
5 3 (8.11%) Impala
5 3 (8.11%) RDBMS
5 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
5 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.70%) MySQL
6 1 (2.70%) Spotfire
General
1 11 (29.73%) Marketing
2 6 (16.22%) Finance
3 3 (8.11%) Law
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Analyst
2 12 (32.43%) Data Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Data Scientist
4 5 (13.51%) Data Insight Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Data Quality Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Insight Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Insight Data Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Quality Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Information Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Lead Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 4 (10.81%) MI Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Information Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Senior MI Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Junior
6 3 (8.11%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) D3.js
2 3 (8.11%) .NET
2 3 (8.11%) Ajax
2 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET
2 3 (8.11%) CSS
2 3 (8.11%) HTML
2 3 (8.11%) jQuery
2 3 (8.11%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (8.11%) TensorFlow
2 3 (8.11%) Theano
2 3 (8.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.70%) ggplot2
3 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (54.05%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (24.32%) Algorithms
3 3 (8.11%) Blog
3 3 (8.11%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.41%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
1 3 (8.11%) Windows Server
1 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Analytics
1 8 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) Customer Requirements
1 8 (21.62%) Time Management
2 7 (18.92%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (18.92%) Mathematics
2 7 (18.92%) Statistics
3 6 (16.22%) Data Governance
3 6 (16.22%) Direct Marketing
3 6 (16.22%) Machine Learning
4 5 (13.51%) Visualisation
5 4 (10.81%) CHAID
5 4 (10.81%) Cluster Analysis
5 4 (10.81%) Collaborative Working
5 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (10.81%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (10.81%) Line Management
5 4 (10.81%) Presales
5 4 (10.81%) Project Management
5 4 (10.81%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (72.97%) SQL
2 13 (35.14%) R
3 7 (18.92%) Python
4 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.11%) C#
5 3 (8.11%) MATLAB
5 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.41%) Scala
7 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) HNC
2 3 (8.11%) HND
2 3 (8.11%) Postgraduate
3 1 (2.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) Data Quality
2 4 (10.81%) GDPR
2 4 (10.81%) QA
2 4 (10.81%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) Cognos
2 6 (16.22%) Tableau
3 4 (10.81%) DataFlux
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) SAP