Period
to 22 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 22 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 106 137 130
Rank change year-on-year +31 -7 -5
Permanent jobs citing SAS 15 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.84% 0.16% 0.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.34% 0.82% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 15
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £30,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.54% -12.86% -22.22%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,050 £31,000
90th Percentile £56,000 £36,389 £44,400
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 Wales with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 281 368 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 15.75% 19.09% 18.87%
Number of salaries quoted 262 292 355
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,525 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £57,375 £52,500 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year - +9.89% +1.11%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for SAS in Wales

SAS
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for SAS in Wales

SAS
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAS in Wales over the 6 months to 22 April 2019.

Salary histogram for SAS in Wales

SAS
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Wales region over the 6 months to 22 April 2019. 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
South Wales +10 15 £45,000 +47.54%
SAS
UK

For the 6 months to 22 April 2019, 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 Wales region with a requirement for SAS.

1 8 (53.33%) SQL
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
1 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) Finance
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (40.00%) R
3 6 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (33.33%) High Availability
4 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle
4 5 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) ITIL
4 5 (33.33%) VMware
5 4 (26.67%) Python
5 4 (26.67%) Node.js
5 4 (26.67%) Ruby
5 4 (26.67%) Marketing
5 4 (26.67%) Degree
5 4 (26.67%) User Experience
5 4 (26.67%) Apache Spark
5 4 (26.67%) Analytics
5 4 (26.67%) Go
6 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (20.00%) Power BI
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (20.00%) HDFS
6 3 (20.00%) DevOps
6 3 (20.00%) Kibana

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) Apache Spark
2 3 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SPSS
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Notepad++
2 1 (6.67%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (13.33%) Office 365
3 2 (13.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) NAS
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
1 3 (20.00%) VPN
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) HTTP
2 2 (13.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (20.00%) Power BI
2 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (20.00%) Sqoop
3 2 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (13.33%) DB2
3 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (13.33%) PowerPivot
3 2 (13.33%) SAS EBI
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
4 1 (6.67%) QlikView
4 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.67%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
1 2 (13.33%) Selenium
2 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.67%) XMLSpy
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Marketing
3 2 (13.33%) Electronics
3 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) Developer
1 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 3 (20.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 3 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
1 3 (20.00%) Technical Leader
2 2 (13.33%) Business Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Graduate
2 2 (13.33%) Lead DevOps
2 2 (13.33%) Risk Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) SQL BI Developer
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Developer
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server BI Developer
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Data Analytics Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Data Analytics Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Node.js
2 2 (13.33%) Django
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) jQuery
2 2 (13.33%) JSON
2 2 (13.33%) pytest
2 2 (13.33%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) User Experience
3 1 (6.67%) Credit Risk
3 1 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (33.33%) High Availability
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) Analytics
4 3 (20.00%) DevOps
4 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (20.00%) Technical Leadership
4 3 (20.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 2 (13.33%) Data Integration
5 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (13.33%) ETL
5 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
5 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) R
3 5 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (26.67%) Go
4 4 (26.67%) Python
4 4 (26.67%) Ruby
5 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) Scala
5 2 (13.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) MCITP
2 3 (20.00%) MCSE
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (20.00%) HDFS
1 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Kibana
2 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco
3 3 (20.00%) Google
4 2 (13.33%) Cloudera
4 2 (13.33%) SAP
5 1 (6.67%) Tableau