Period
to 14 December 2018

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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
UK > Wales
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 116 141 142
Rank change year-on-year +25 +1 -30
Permanent jobs citing SAS 17 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.84% 0.15% 0.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.80% 0.82% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 17
Wales median annual salary £44,375 £34,350 £34,950
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.19% -1.72% +7.54%
10th Percentile £33,750 £30,880 £22,500
90th Percentile £49,925 £42,460 £39,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,368
% change year-on-year +10.00% +7.83% +3.04%

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 354 365 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 17.59% 17.70% 17.98%
Number of salaries quoted 314 328 415
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £60,875 £49,650 £53,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 14 December 2018.

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 14 December 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
South Wales +13 17 £44,375 +29.19%
SAS
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Wales region with a requirement for SAS.

1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
1 10 (58.82%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) Oracle
3 8 (47.06%) Visualisation
3 8 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (47.06%) Analytics
3 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (47.06%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (41.18%) R
4 7 (41.18%) Finance
5 6 (35.29%) Google
5 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (29.41%) High Availability
6 5 (29.41%) SaaS
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (29.41%) Degree
6 5 (29.41%) JSON
6 5 (29.41%) jQuery
6 5 (29.41%) Data Integration
6 5 (29.41%) ETL Development
6 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
6 5 (29.41%) Power BI
6 5 (29.41%) Kimball Methodology
6 5 (29.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 5 (29.41%) PowerPivot
6 5 (29.41%) Office 365
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 (23.53%) Apache Spark
2 3 (17.65%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (17.65%) IIS
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (29.41%) Office 365
3 5 (29.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) HTTP
1 5 (29.41%) HTTPS
2 3 (17.65%) NAS
2 3 (17.65%) SAN
2 3 (17.65%) VPN
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (29.41%) DB2
2 5 (29.41%) Power BI
2 5 (29.41%) PowerPivot
2 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
2 5 (29.41%) SAS EBI
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
3 3 (17.65%) QlikView
3 3 (17.65%) Spotfire
3 3 (17.65%) Sqoop
4 2 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
1 2 (11.76%) Selenium
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Electronics
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 5 (29.41%) Developer
1 5 (29.41%) SQL BI Developer
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Analytics Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Data Analytics Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Data Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 3 (17.65%) ETL Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Senior Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Senior Data Analytics Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) SSIS Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Technical Leader
3 2 (11.76%) Business Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Service Manager
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) HTML
1 5 (29.41%) jQuery
1 5 (29.41%) JSON
1 5 (29.41%) XML
2 4 (23.53%) Node.js
3 2 (11.76%) Django
3 2 (11.76%) pytest
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (23.53%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (47.06%) Analytics
3 8 (47.06%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (47.06%) Visualisation
4 5 (29.41%) Data Integration
4 5 (29.41%) ETL
4 5 (29.41%) ETL Development
4 5 (29.41%) High Availability
4 5 (29.41%) ITIL
4 5 (29.41%) Kimball Methodology
4 5 (29.41%) Scrum
5 3 (17.65%) Data Analytics
5 3 (17.65%) Data Cleansing
5 3 (17.65%) Data Governance
5 3 (17.65%) DevOps
5 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
5 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
5 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (17.65%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) R
3 5 (29.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 5 (29.41%) VBA
4 4 (23.53%) Go
4 4 (23.53%) Java
4 4 (23.53%) Python
4 4 (23.53%) Ruby
5 2 (11.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) MCITP
2 3 (17.65%) MCSE
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
1 3 (17.65%) HDFS
1 3 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (17.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Kibana
2 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) Oracle
3 6 (35.29%) Google
4 5 (29.41%) VMware
5 3 (17.65%) Cisco
5 3 (17.65%) Tableau
6 2 (11.76%) Cloudera
6 2 (11.76%) SAP