Period
to 19 June 2018

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 6 months to 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 260 196 261
Rank change year-on-year -64 +65 -14
Permanent jobs citing SAS 48 134 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.51% 1.37% 0.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.48% 9.48% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 38 119 103
West Midlands median annual salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.33% - -31.82%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £58,250 £50,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +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 the West Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,380 1,413 2,094
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 14.64% 14.45% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,069 1,182 1,707
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -2.60%
10th Percentile £23,957 £24,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,250 £58,700 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing SAS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

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 6 months to 19 June 2018.

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 6 months to 19 June 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
Birmingham -15 29 £35,000 -22.22% 5
Staffordshire +7 8 £33,500 -4.29%
Warwickshire -6 5 £42,500 +6.25%
Solihull -16 1 - -
Coventry -20 1 - - 1
Walsall - 1 £55,000 -
SAS
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for SAS.

1 36 (75.00%) SQL
2 19 (39.58%) R
3 17 (35.42%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (31.25%) Marketing
4 15 (31.25%) Python
5 14 (29.17%) Analytics
6 13 (27.08%) Degree
6 13 (27.08%) Mathematics
6 13 (27.08%) Finance
7 11 (22.92%) SPSS
7 11 (22.92%) Statistics
8 10 (20.83%) Machine Learning
9 9 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 8 (16.67%) VBA
10 8 (16.67%) Logistic Regression
10 8 (16.67%) Propensity Modelling
11 7 (14.58%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 7 (14.58%) Market Research
11 7 (14.58%) Strategic Thinking
12 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
12 6 (12.50%) MS Access
12 6 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (12.50%) Data Management
12 6 (12.50%) Legal
12 6 (12.50%) Games
13 5 (10.42%) SAS Enterprise Miner
13 5 (10.42%) Logistics
13 5 (10.42%) Data Science
14 4 (8.33%) Power BI

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 2 (4.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (4.17%) Liferay
Applications
1 11 (22.92%) SPSS
2 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) SAP Hybris
1 2 (4.17%) SAP MDG
2 1 (2.08%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 6 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (12.50%) MS Access
3 5 (10.42%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 4 (8.33%) Power BI
5 3 (6.25%) Big Data
6 2 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.17%) Essbase
6 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 15 (31.25%) Marketing
2 13 (27.08%) Finance
3 6 (12.50%) Games
3 6 (12.50%) Legal
4 2 (4.17%) Automotive
4 2 (4.17%) Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (85.42%) Analyst
2 14 (29.17%) Insight Analyst
3 11 (22.92%) Data Analyst
4 9 (18.75%) Marketing Analyst
5 8 (16.67%) Data Insight Analyst
5 8 (16.67%) Insight Data Analyst
6 6 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Marketing Data Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) SAS Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Insight Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Service Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Supply Chain Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Consultant
9 2 (4.17%) Data Consultant
9 2 (4.17%) Fraud Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Information Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) .NET
1 2 (4.17%) HTML
1 2 (4.17%) HTML5
1 2 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (35.42%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.25%) Credit Risk
2 3 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (4.17%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.17%) Analytics
2 13 (27.08%) Mathematics
3 11 (22.92%) Statistics
4 10 (20.83%) Machine Learning
5 9 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (16.67%) Logistic Regression
6 8 (16.67%) Propensity Modelling
7 7 (14.58%) Market Research
7 7 (14.58%) Strategic Thinking
8 6 (12.50%) Data Management
9 5 (10.42%) Data Science
9 5 (10.42%) Logistics
10 4 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (8.33%) Benchmarking
10 4 (8.33%) Brand Management
10 4 (8.33%) Customer Insight
10 4 (8.33%) Data Analysis
10 4 (8.33%) Economics
10 4 (8.33%) Revenue Management
11 3 (6.25%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 36 (75.00%) SQL
2 19 (39.58%) R
3 15 (31.25%) Python
4 8 (16.67%) VBA
5 4 (8.33%) Java
6 2 (4.17%) PHP
7 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (27.08%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) GDPR
1 1 (2.08%) IFRS
1 1 (2.08%) IFRS 9
1 1 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) Capita
3 2 (4.17%) Adobe
3 2 (4.17%) ForgeRock
3 2 (4.17%) hybris
3 2 (4.17%) MuleSoft
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle
3 2 (4.17%) RapidMiner
3 2 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.17%) SAP
3 2 (4.17%) Teradata
4 1 (2.08%) Cognos
4 1 (2.08%) Google
4 1 (2.08%) IBM
4 1 (2.08%) Netezza
4 1 (2.08%) Tableau