The first table below looks at the demand for SAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 52 39 55
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +16
Permanent jobs citing SAS 60 60 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.01% 5.15% 2.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.39% 26.91% 16.34%
Number of salaries quoted 47 42 29
Average salary £35,000 £54,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.18% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £46,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +8.43%
Application Platforms Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
366 223 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 24.45% 19.13% 16.93%
Number of salaries quoted 259 157 145
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SAS
Scotland

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAS across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SAS
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAS across the Edinburgh region.

SAS Salary Trend in Edinburgh

SAS
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAS across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

SAS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing SAS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SAS.

1 65 (54.17%) SQL
2 54 (45.00%) Finance
3 40 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 40 (33.33%) Banking
4 29 (24.17%) Data Warehouse
5 26 (21.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 24 (20.00%) Retail
7 23 (19.17%) Marketing
8 21 (17.50%) Analytics
9 17 (14.17%) Change Management
9 17 (14.17%) Oracle
10 16 (13.33%) Business Analysis
11 14 (11.67%) Base SAS
11 14 (11.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 13 (10.83%) Data Analysis
12 13 (10.83%) Project Management
13 12 (10.00%) ETL
13 12 (10.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
13 12 (10.00%) Customer Insight
14 11 (9.17%) SmartFocus
14 11 (9.17%) Customer Analysis
14 11 (9.17%) Alterian
15 10 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (8.33%) Customer Analytics
15 10 (8.33%) Campaign Analysis
15 10 (8.33%) Mathematics
16 8 (6.67%) Artificial Intelligence
16 8 (6.67%) Software Engineering
16 8 (6.67%) Python
16 8 (6.67%) PhD

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing SAS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SAS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.33%) CICS
2 2 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.17%) SPSS
3 2 (1.67%) MS Office
4 1 (0.83%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (24.17%) Data Warehouse
2 26 (21.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 14 (11.67%) Base SAS
3 14 (11.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 12 (10.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 6 (5.00%) OLAP
6 4 (3.33%) DB2
6 4 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.50%) Snowflake Schema
7 3 (2.50%) DataStage
7 3 (2.50%) Data Mining
7 3 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.50%) Big Data
8 2 (1.67%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.67%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (5.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (2.50%) ERwin
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
General
1 54 (45.00%) Finance
2 40 (33.33%) Banking
3 24 (20.00%) Retail
4 23 (19.17%) Marketing
5 8 (6.67%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.67%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.83%) Legal
7 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (41.67%) Analyst
2 24 (20.00%) Developer
3 16 (13.33%) Data Analyst
4 15 (12.50%) MI Analyst
5 12 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 11 (9.17%) Consultant
7 10 (8.33%) SAS Developer
8 9 (7.50%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (6.67%) Software Engineer
9 8 (6.67%) SAS Consultant
10 7 (5.83%) Risk Analyst
10 7 (5.83%) Architect
10 7 (5.83%) Senior Consultant
10 7 (5.83%) Programmer
10 7 (5.83%) SAS Programmer
11 6 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
11 6 (5.00%) Business Analyst
11 6 (5.00%) Credit Analyst
11 6 (5.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
12 5 (4.17%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.00%) Java EE
2 2 (1.67%) .NET
3 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.83%) CSS
3 1 (0.83%) XSLT
3 1 (0.83%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.33%) Mathematics
2 8 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 8 (6.67%) Credit Risk
2 8 (6.67%) Artificial Intelligence
3 5 (4.17%) Mainframe
4 4 (3.33%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (2.50%) Statistics
5 3 (2.50%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.67%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.67%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.83%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.83%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (17.50%) Analytics
3 17 (14.17%) Change Management
4 16 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 13 (10.83%) Data Analysis
5 13 (10.83%) Project Management
6 12 (10.00%) ETL
6 12 (10.00%) Customer Insight
7 11 (9.17%) Customer Analysis
8 10 (8.33%) Customer Analytics
8 10 (8.33%) Campaign Analysis
8 10 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (6.67%) Software Engineering
10 7 (5.83%) Information Management
10 7 (5.83%) Service Delivery
11 6 (5.00%) OO
11 6 (5.00%) Quantitative Analysis
11 6 (5.00%) Data Mapping
12 5 (4.17%) Information Architecture
12 5 (4.17%) Data Reconciliation
Programming Languages
1 65 (54.17%) SQL
2 8 (6.67%) Python
2 8 (6.67%) Perl
2 8 (6.67%) PL/SQL
2 8 (6.67%) Lisp
2 8 (6.67%) SAS Macro
3 4 (3.33%) JCL
3 4 (3.33%) COBOL
3 4 (3.33%) Java
3 4 (3.33%) Assembly Language
3 4 (3.33%) REXX
4 2 (1.67%) R
5 1 (0.83%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.83%) C#
5 1 (0.83%) VB
5 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (6.67%) PhD
2 6 (5.00%) Degree
3 3 (2.50%) ISEB
3 3 (2.50%) SAS Certification
4 2 (1.67%) PMP
4 2 (1.67%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.67%) MOS
5 1 (0.83%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.67%) QA
2 3 (2.50%) Solvency II
2 3 (2.50%) Basel II
3 2 (1.67%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (3.33%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 17 (14.17%) Oracle
2 11 (9.17%) Alterian
2 11 (9.17%) SmartFocus
3 7 (5.83%) IBM
3 7 (5.83%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.17%) Informatica
4 5 (4.17%) Teradata
5 4 (3.33%) Business Objects
6 3 (2.50%) SAP
6 3 (2.50%) Cognos
7 1 (0.83%) Siebel
7 1 (0.83%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.83%) Sage
7 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.83%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.83%) Netezza
7 1 (0.83%) TSYS
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