Period
to 23 November 2017

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

SAS System
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 133 122
Rank change year-on-year 0 -11 -14
Permanent jobs citing SAS 5 22 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.24% 0.83% 1.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.40% 4.66% 10.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 18
Wales median annual salary £34,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.43% +7.69% -15.25%
10th Percentile £31,010 £22,500 £27,025
90th Percentile £41,250 £41,500 £61,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,750 £45,500
% change year-on-year +9.29% +0.55% -4.21%

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 358 472 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 17.20% 17.85% 13.53%
Number of salaries quoted 331 417 305
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +10.29% -2.16%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £50,000 £53,750 £46,050
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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
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 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
South Wales +12 5 £34,500 -1.36%
SAS
UK

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 Wales region with a requirement for SAS.

1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (40.00%) Propensity Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) AirWatch
2 2 (40.00%) Actionable Insight
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Workflow
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) SaaS
2 2 (40.00%) PaaS
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Splunk
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Customer Insight
2 2 (40.00%) IaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Logistic Regression
3 1 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) CHAID
3 1 (20.00%) Remedy
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel

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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) IaaS
1 2 (40.00%) PaaS
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SMS
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Customer Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Customer Insight Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Insight Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Credit Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Actionable Insight
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) Customer Insight
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (40.00%) Propensity Modelling
1 2 (40.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) CHAID
2 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Linear Regression
2 1 (20.00%) Logistic Regression
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Scorecard
2 1 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
1 2 (40.00%) ServiceNow
1 2 (40.00%) Splunk
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Remedy