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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAS System
England / West Midlands
Rank 146 188 177
Rank change year-on-year +42 -11  
Permanent jobs citing SAS 69 58 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.46% 0.94% 0.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.38% 5.19% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 60 52 29
Median salary £36,750 £38,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% -30.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

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 665 1118 981
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 14.08% 18.17% 19.10%
Number of salaries quoted 551 919 816
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,300 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  

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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Warwickshire - 23 £37,000 -
Solihull 0 14 £30,000 -25.46%
Birmingham -14 12 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Coventry - 9 £35,000 -
West Bromwich - 7 £30,000 - 2
Staffordshire +11 1 - -
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 88 (76.52%) SQL
2 70 (60.87%) Analytical Skills
3 59 (51.30%) Analytics
4 55 (47.83%) Marketing
5 40 (34.78%) Finance
6 30 (26.09%) Actionable Insight
7 29 (25.22%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 26 (22.61%) SPSS
9 24 (20.87%) R
10 21 (18.26%) Degree
10 21 (18.26%) VBA
11 20 (17.39%) Python
11 20 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (13.91%) Base SAS
13 15 (13.04%) Data Analytics
14 14 (12.17%) Data Quality
14 14 (12.17%) MS Excel
15 12 (10.43%) MS Visio
15 12 (10.43%) SQL Server
15 12 (10.43%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (10.43%) Google
15 12 (10.43%) Statistical Analysis
15 12 (10.43%) Google Analytics
16 11 (9.57%) Spotfire
16 11 (9.57%) Customer Analytics
16 11 (9.57%) Statistics
16 11 (9.57%) ETL
17 10 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
17 10 (8.70%) Business Analytics
17 10 (8.70%) Customer Insight

SAS
Top Related 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 (2.61%) CMS
1 3 (2.61%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.74%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.87%) Confluence
3 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (22.61%) SPSS
2 14 (12.17%) MS Excel
3 12 (10.43%) MS Visio
4 9 (7.83%) MS Office
4 9 (7.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.87%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (2.61%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.61%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.43%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.74%) PaaS
3 1 (0.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.61%) DNS
1 3 (2.61%) iSCSI
2 2 (1.74%) DHCP
2 2 (1.74%) NAS
2 2 (1.74%) SAN
2 2 (1.74%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.87%) LAN
3 1 (0.87%) VoIP
3 1 (0.87%) WAN
3 1 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (25.22%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 16 (13.91%) Base SAS
3 12 (10.43%) SQL Server
4 11 (9.57%) Spotfire
5 10 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (7.83%) Big Data
7 8 (6.96%) Data Mart
7 8 (6.96%) QlikView
8 6 (5.22%) Data Mining
9 5 (4.35%) Hadoop
9 5 (4.35%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 5 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (3.48%) Oracle Database
10 4 (3.48%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 4 (3.48%) SAS EBI
11 3 (2.61%) Relational Database
11 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (1.74%) IBM InfoSphere
12 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (6.09%) ProC
2 1 (0.87%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.87%) JIRA
2 1 (0.87%) Subversion
General
1 55 (47.83%) Marketing
2 40 (34.78%) Finance
3 8 (6.96%) Banking
3 8 (6.96%) Retail
4 1 (0.87%) Brand Awareness
4 1 (0.87%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 68 (59.13%) Analyst
2 24 (20.87%) Marketing Analyst
3 18 (15.65%) Developer
4 14 (12.17%) Data Analyst
4 14 (12.17%) SAS Developer
5 9 (7.83%) Analytics Manager
6 8 (6.96%) Insight Analyst
7 7 (6.09%) Insight Manager
7 7 (6.09%) Senior Analytics Manager
7 7 (6.09%) Senior Manager
7 7 (6.09%) Statistical Analyst
8 6 (5.22%) Commercial Analyst
8 6 (5.22%) Report Analyst
9 5 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (4.35%) SQL Developer
10 4 (3.48%) Business Analytics Analyst
10 4 (3.48%) Business Analytics Manager
10 4 (3.48%) Business Manager
10 4 (3.48%) Risk Analyst
10 4 (3.48%) SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.87%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 70 (60.87%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.09%) Data Structures
3 6 (5.22%) Credit Risk
4 4 (3.48%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.87%) Clustering
5 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.35%) Windows
1 5 (4.35%) Windows Server
2 4 (3.48%) Android
2 4 (3.48%) Apple iOS
2 4 (3.48%) Unix
2 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.74%) Linux
4 2 (1.74%) Solaris
5 1 (0.87%) AIX
5 1 (0.87%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (51.30%) Analytics
2 30 (26.09%) Actionable Insight
3 20 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (13.04%) Data Analytics
5 12 (10.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (10.43%) Statistical Analysis
6 11 (9.57%) Customer Analytics
6 11 (9.57%) ETL
6 11 (9.57%) Statistics
7 10 (8.70%) Business Analytics
7 10 (8.70%) Customer Insight
8 9 (7.83%) CRM
8 9 (7.83%) Data Analysis
9 8 (6.96%) Statistical Modelling
9 8 (6.96%) Time Management
10 7 (6.09%) B2B
10 7 (6.09%) Data Management
10 7 (6.09%) Validation
11 6 (5.22%) Data Modelling
11 6 (5.22%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 88 (76.52%) SQL
2 24 (20.87%) R
3 21 (18.26%) VBA
4 20 (17.39%) Python
5 7 (6.09%) PROC SQL
6 5 (4.35%) VB
7 3 (2.61%) MATLAB
7 3 (2.61%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.74%) C
8 2 (1.74%) Java
9 1 (0.87%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.87%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.87%) Scala
Qualifications
1 21 (18.26%) Degree
2 8 (6.96%) SAS Certification
3 1 (0.87%) ISEB
3 1 (0.87%) MCSE
3 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.87%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.17%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.87%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.74%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.74%) vCloud
2 2 (1.74%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.87%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.87%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 2 (1.74%) vMotion
2 1 (0.87%) Nagios
2 1 (0.87%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (10.43%) Google
2 9 (7.83%) Cognos
2 9 (7.83%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.09%) Tableau
4 6 (5.22%) Oracle
5 5 (4.35%) SAP
6 3 (2.61%) IBM
6 3 (2.61%) Netezza
6 3 (2.61%) VMware
6 3 (2.61%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.74%) Ab Initio
7 2 (1.74%) Cloudera
7 2 (1.74%) Informatica
8 1 (0.87%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.87%) HP
8 1 (0.87%) New Relic
8 1 (0.87%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.87%) Teradata
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