The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for SAS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
England / West Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 210 182
Rank change year-on-year +47 -28  
Permanent jobs citing SAS 70 35 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.37% 0.57% 0.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.17% 3.57% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 64 35 28
Median salary £41,500 £38,000 £34,165
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.21% +11.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,500 £57,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  

SAS is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 763 981 983
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 14.97% 16.09% 17.19%
Number of salaries quoted 649 789 801
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing SAS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for SAS in the West Midlands

SAS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for SAS in the West Midlands

SAS
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAS in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SAS in the West Midlands

SAS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +12 27 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Coventry - 9 £35,000 - 2
Warwickshire +18 7 £41,500 -7.77%
Staffordshire +17 7 £35,000 +12.00%
Solihull -1 6 £31,000 -16.21% 1
West Bromwich - 4 £37,500 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £37,500 -
SAS
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for SAS.

1 93 (68.38%) SQL
2 62 (45.59%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (36.76%) Analytics
4 46 (33.82%) Finance
5 45 (33.09%) Marketing
6 44 (32.35%) Microsoft Excel
7 43 (31.62%) Business Intelligence
8 29 (21.32%) Tableau
9 26 (19.12%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 23 (16.91%) Base SAS
10 23 (16.91%) R
11 22 (16.18%) Python
12 21 (15.44%) Statistics
13 20 (14.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 20 (14.71%) SQL Server
13 20 (14.71%) Actionable Insight
14 19 (13.97%) Data Warehouse
14 19 (13.97%) Data Quality
15 17 (12.50%) Windows
16 16 (11.76%) Cognos
16 16 (11.76%) SPSS
16 16 (11.76%) ProC
16 16 (11.76%) PROC SQL
17 15 (11.03%) Windows Server
17 15 (11.03%) Validation
17 15 (11.03%) SAS Certification
17 15 (11.03%) MS Visio
18 14 (10.29%) Incident Management
18 14 (10.29%) Data Management
18 14 (10.29%) Data Mart

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (2.21%) CMS
1 3 (2.21%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.47%) IBM Notes
2 2 (1.47%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.74%) Confluence
3 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 44 (32.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (14.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 16 (11.76%) SPSS
4 15 (11.03%) MS Visio
5 13 (9.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (9.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.74%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.68%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.47%) PaaS
3 1 (0.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.21%) DNS
1 3 (2.21%) iSCSI
2 2 (1.47%) DHCP
2 2 (1.47%) NAS
2 2 (1.47%) SAN
2 2 (1.47%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.74%) LAN
3 1 (0.74%) VoIP
3 1 (0.74%) WAN
3 1 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (19.12%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 23 (16.91%) Base SAS
3 20 (14.71%) SQL Server
4 19 (13.97%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (10.29%) Data Mart
5 14 (10.29%) QlikView
5 14 (10.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (8.82%) Spotfire
6 12 (8.82%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (8.82%) SQL Server 2014
6 12 (8.82%) SQL Server 2016
7 9 (6.62%) Big Data
7 9 (6.62%) BusinessObjects
7 9 (6.62%) Hadoop
8 8 (5.88%) Data Mining
9 6 (4.41%) SAS EBI
10 5 (3.68%) SAP BW
10 5 (3.68%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 3 (2.21%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 16 (11.76%) ProC
2 1 (0.74%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.74%) JIRA
2 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.74%) Subversion
General
1 46 (33.82%) Finance
2 45 (33.09%) Marketing
3 13 (9.56%) Retail
4 2 (1.47%) Automotive
4 2 (1.47%) Banking
4 2 (1.47%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.74%) Advertising
5 1 (0.74%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 65 (47.79%) Analyst
2 37 (27.21%) Developer
3 22 (16.18%) SAS Developer
4 21 (15.44%) Marketing Analyst
5 16 (11.76%) SQL Developer
6 11 (8.09%) Data Analyst
6 11 (8.09%) SAS Analyst
7 10 (7.35%) Analytics Manager
8 9 (6.62%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (5.88%) Insight Analyst
10 7 (5.15%) CRM Analyst
11 6 (4.41%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 6 (4.41%) Commercial Analyst
11 6 (4.41%) Development Engineer
11 6 (4.41%) Graduate
11 6 (4.41%) Graduate Development Engineer
11 6 (4.41%) Report Analyst
11 6 (4.41%) Research Engineer
11 6 (4.41%) Statistical Analyst
12 4 (2.94%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.21%) HTML
1 3 (2.21%) HTML5
2 2 (1.47%) ISPF
2 2 (1.47%) SciPy
3 1 (0.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 62 (45.59%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.56%) Data Structures
3 5 (3.68%) Credit Risk
3 5 (3.68%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.47%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.47%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.47%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.74%) Clustering
5 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.50%) Windows
2 15 (11.03%) Windows Server
3 14 (10.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (9.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (5.15%) Android
5 7 (5.15%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.94%) Unix
7 2 (1.47%) Linux
7 2 (1.47%) MVS
8 1 (0.74%) AIX
8 1 (0.74%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (36.76%) Analytics
2 43 (31.62%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (15.44%) Statistics
4 20 (14.71%) Actionable Insight
5 15 (11.03%) Validation
6 14 (10.29%) Data Management
6 14 (10.29%) Incident Management
7 13 (9.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (8.82%) Business Continuity
8 12 (8.82%) CRM
9 11 (8.09%) Time Management
10 10 (7.35%) Customer Insight
10 10 (7.35%) Data Analytics
10 10 (7.35%) ETL
10 10 (7.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 9 (6.62%) Data Modelling
11 9 (6.62%) Migration
11 9 (6.62%) Statistical Analysis
12 8 (5.88%) Customer Analytics
12 8 (5.88%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 93 (68.38%) SQL
2 23 (16.91%) R
3 22 (16.18%) Python
4 16 (11.76%) PROC SQL
5 11 (8.09%) VBA
6 10 (7.35%) MATLAB
7 6 (4.41%) C
8 4 (2.94%) VB
9 3 (2.21%) C++
9 3 (2.21%) HiveQL
9 3 (2.21%) Java
10 2 (1.47%) JCL
11 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.74%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.74%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (11.03%) SAS Certification
2 12 (8.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.97%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.21%) SLA
3 2 (1.47%) QA
4 1 (0.74%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.47%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.47%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 2 (1.47%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (1.47%) vCloud
2 2 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.74%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 2 (1.47%) vCenter Server
1 2 (1.47%) vMotion
2 1 (0.74%) Nagios
2 1 (0.74%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 29 (21.32%) Tableau
2 16 (11.76%) Cognos
3 9 (6.62%) SAP
4 7 (5.15%) Microsoft
5 6 (4.41%) Xamarin
6 5 (3.68%) Google
6 5 (3.68%) VMware
7 4 (2.94%) IBM
7 4 (2.94%) Oracle
8 3 (2.21%) Intel
8 3 (2.21%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (1.47%) Lotus
9 2 (1.47%) Netezza
10 1 (0.74%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.74%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.74%) HP
10 1 (0.74%) Informatica
10 1 (0.74%) New Relic
10 1 (0.74%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.74%) Teradata
Solihull
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £90,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £42 - £48 per annum + 10% completion bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £51,220 - 76,830 per year + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £52000.00 - £79000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago