The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 73 73 28
Rank change year-on-year
0 -45
Permanent jobs citing SAS 33 30 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.08% 2.04% 7.04%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.66% 9.09% 34.43%
Number of salaries quoted 28 21 66
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -30.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £29,000 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £47,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-8.04% -6.45%
SAS
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Application Platforms Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
283 330 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.80% 22.40% 20.44%
Number of salaries quoted 199 234 168
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 31 August 2015.

SAS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 43 (64.18%) SQL
2 42 (62.69%) Finance
3 31 (46.27%) Analytics
4 27 (40.30%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (37.31%) Oracle
6 24 (35.82%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (31.34%) ETL
8 20 (29.85%) Banking
9 17 (25.37%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (23.88%) SPSS
11 15 (22.39%) Business Analysis
12 14 (20.90%) Degree
13 13 (19.40%) Teradata
13 13 (19.40%) BusinessObjects
14 12 (17.91%) Data Modelling
14 12 (17.91%) Stakeholder Management
15 11 (16.42%) Data Analysis
15 11 (16.42%) SAS Enterprise Guide
16 10 (14.93%) Data Analytics
16 10 (14.93%) R
16 10 (14.93%) Relational Database
16 10 (14.93%) Python
16 10 (14.93%) Java
17 9 (13.43%) Cognos
17 9 (13.43%) Informatica
17 9 (13.43%) SAS Data Integration Studio
18 8 (11.94%) Coaching
18 8 (11.94%) Data Architecture
18 8 (11.94%) Data Management
18 8 (11.94%) Mathematics

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 5 (7.46%) Apache
1 5 (7.46%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.49%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 16 (23.88%) SPSS
2 8 (11.94%) MS Office
3 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (7.46%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (7.46%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (7.46%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (2.99%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.37%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (19.40%) BusinessObjects
3 11 (16.42%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 10 (14.93%) Relational Database
5 9 (13.43%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 7 (10.45%) RDBMS
6 7 (10.45%) Spotfire
6 7 (10.45%) QlikView
6 7 (10.45%) Pentaho
6 7 (10.45%) Hadoop
6 7 (10.45%) Big Data
7 6 (8.96%) Mahout
7 6 (8.96%) MongoDB
7 6 (8.96%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (8.96%) NoSQL
7 6 (8.96%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 6 (8.96%) SQL Server
8 5 (7.46%) DB2
8 5 (7.46%) Base SAS
8 5 (7.46%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.49%) RequisitePro
General
1 42 (62.69%) Finance
2 20 (29.85%) Banking
3 5 (7.46%) Retail
4 2 (2.99%) Marketing
4 2 (2.99%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 24 (35.82%) Analyst
2 9 (13.43%) Data Analyst
2 9 (13.43%) Data Manager
3 8 (11.94%) Consultant
4 6 (8.96%) Business Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) Data Architect
5 5 (7.46%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (7.46%) Architect
5 5 (7.46%) Data Analytics Manager
5 5 (7.46%) Big Data Architect
6 4 (5.97%) SAS Consultant
6 4 (5.97%) Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Senior Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Junior
7 3 (4.48%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Senior Business Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Administrator
7 3 (4.48%) Junior Software Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.46%) Web Services
1 5 (7.46%) MLlib
2 2 (2.99%) .NET
2 2 (2.99%) CSS
2 2 (2.99%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (40.30%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.94%) Mathematics
3 7 (10.45%) Statistics
3 7 (10.45%) Data Integration
4 6 (8.96%) Computer Science
4 6 (8.96%) Economics
5 5 (7.46%) Psychology
6 4 (5.97%) Visualisation
7 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
7 3 (4.48%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (4.48%) Credit Risk
8 2 (2.99%) Physics
8 2 (2.99%) Mainframe
9 1 (1.49%) Chemistry
9 1 (1.49%) Biology
9 1 (1.49%) Reference Data
9 1 (1.49%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.96%) Linux
2 5 (7.46%) UNIX
3 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.27%) Analytics
2 24 (35.82%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (31.34%) ETL
4 15 (22.39%) Business Analysis
5 12 (17.91%) Data Modelling
5 12 (17.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (16.42%) Data Analysis
7 10 (14.93%) Data Analytics
8 8 (11.94%) Coaching
8 8 (11.94%) Data Architecture
8 8 (11.94%) Data Management
8 8 (11.94%) Project Management
9 7 (10.45%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (8.96%) MapReduce
10 6 (8.96%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (8.96%) Open Source
10 6 (8.96%) Business Development
10 6 (8.96%) Data Migration
10 6 (8.96%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (8.96%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 43 (64.18%) SQL
2 10 (14.93%) R
2 10 (14.93%) Python
2 10 (14.93%) Java
3 8 (11.94%) Perl
4 5 (7.46%) PHP
4 5 (7.46%) C++
5 4 (5.97%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.48%) VBA
6 3 (4.48%) Lisp
7 2 (2.99%) VB
7 2 (2.99%) C#
8 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.49%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 14 (20.90%) Degree
2 6 (8.96%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.48%) PhD
3 3 (4.48%) ISEB
4 1 (1.49%) HNC
4 1 (1.49%) HND
4 1 (1.49%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) Basel II
1 3 (4.48%) Solvency II
2 2 (2.99%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.49%) GPFS
2 1 (1.49%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (37.31%) Oracle
2 13 (19.40%) Teradata
3 9 (13.43%) Cognos
3 9 (13.43%) Informatica
4 8 (11.94%) MicroStrategy
4 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
4 8 (11.94%) SAP
5 7 (10.45%) Tableau
6 6 (8.96%) Talend
6 6 (8.96%) Netezza
7 5 (7.46%) Greenplum
7 5 (7.46%) Vertica
8 2 (2.99%) Google
8 2 (2.99%) Adobe
9 1 (1.49%) IBM
9 1 (1.49%) Ab Initio
9 1 (1.49%) DataFlux
9 1 (1.49%) Twitter
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dufrain Consulting
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000- £90,000 plus attractive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000-£90,000 plus attractive benefits,
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago