The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 44 63 47
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -16
Permanent jobs citing SAS 54 34 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.38% 2.55% 4.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.34% 11.45% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 46 22 53
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,750 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
253 297 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.52% 22.26% 24.60%
Number of salaries quoted 162 208 268
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing SAS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 May 2016.

SAS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SAS.

1 66 (50.00%) SQL
2 58 (43.94%) Business Intelligence
3 55 (41.67%) Analytics
4 50 (37.88%) Finance
5 45 (34.09%) Banking
6 41 (31.06%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 36 (27.27%) Oracle
8 33 (25.00%) Degree
9 29 (21.97%) Credit Risk
9 29 (21.97%) Base SAS
9 29 (21.97%) SQL Server
9 29 (21.97%) Retail
10 27 (20.45%) Unix
11 24 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
12 23 (17.42%) Data Modelling
13 21 (15.91%) Visualisation
13 21 (15.91%) Big Data
14 20 (15.15%) Data Visualisation
14 20 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
15 18 (13.64%) Data Management
15 18 (13.64%) SAS Data Integration Studio
16 17 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
16 17 (12.88%) Business Analysis
17 16 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
17 16 (12.12%) Data Analytics
18 15 (11.36%) Hadoop
18 15 (11.36%) BusinessObjects
18 15 (11.36%) SPSS
19 14 (10.61%) Disaster Recovery
19 14 (10.61%) Data Mining

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 8 (6.06%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 15 (11.36%) SPSS
2 8 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (3.79%) MS Excel
4 4 (3.03%) S-PLUS
4 4 (3.03%) Stata
5 3 (2.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.03%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (31.06%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 29 (21.97%) Base SAS
2 29 (21.97%) SQL Server
3 24 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (15.91%) Big Data
5 18 (13.64%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 15 (11.36%) BusinessObjects
6 15 (11.36%) Hadoop
7 14 (10.61%) Data Mining
8 12 (9.09%) OLAP
8 12 (9.09%) QlikView
9 9 (6.82%) SAS Enterprise Miner
10 8 (6.06%) SAS EBI
11 6 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (3.79%) Oracle BI EE
12 5 (3.79%) Oracle OLAP
12 5 (3.79%) RDBMS
12 5 (3.79%) Relational Database
13 4 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 50 (37.88%) Finance
2 45 (34.09%) Banking
3 29 (21.97%) Retail
4 5 (3.79%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.79%) Marketing
5 4 (3.03%) Games
5 4 (3.03%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.03%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.76%) Back Office
6 1 (0.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (29.55%) Consultant
2 26 (19.70%) Analyst
3 22 (16.67%) SAS Consultant
4 14 (10.61%) Developer
5 13 (9.85%) Administrator
5 13 (9.85%) SAS Administrator
6 12 (9.09%) Analytics Manager
7 11 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 11 (8.33%) Data Analytics Manager
7 11 (8.33%) Data Manager
8 10 (7.58%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 10 (7.58%) Unix Administrator
9 9 (6.82%) Senior Consultant
10 7 (5.30%) Business Analyst
10 7 (5.30%) SAS Analyst
11 6 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
11 6 (4.55%) Technical Business Analyst
12 5 (3.79%) Credit Analyst
12 5 (3.79%) Risk Analyst
12 5 (3.79%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.79%) D3.js
2 4 (3.03%) .NET
3 2 (1.52%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.52%) Java EE
4 1 (0.76%) HTML
4 1 (0.76%) HTML5
4 1 (0.76%) MEAN Stack
Miscellaneous
1 29 (21.97%) Credit Risk
2 21 (15.91%) Visualisation
3 17 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (10.61%) Mathematics
5 13 (9.85%) Statistics
6 10 (7.58%) Computer Science
7 8 (6.06%) Economics
8 7 (5.30%) Management Information System
9 5 (3.79%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (3.79%) Mainframe
10 4 (3.03%) Applied Mathematics
10 4 (3.03%) Credit Derivative
10 4 (3.03%) Derivative
10 4 (3.03%) Fixed Income
10 4 (3.03%) Informatics
10 4 (3.03%) Physics
11 3 (2.27%) Data Extraction
11 3 (2.27%) Psychology
12 2 (1.52%) Graphic Design
12 2 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (20.45%) Unix
2 5 (3.79%) Linux
2 5 (3.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (43.94%) Business Intelligence
2 55 (41.67%) Analytics
3 23 (17.42%) Data Modelling
4 20 (15.15%) Data Visualisation
4 20 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (13.64%) Data Management
6 17 (12.88%) Business Analysis
7 16 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (12.12%) Data Analytics
8 14 (10.61%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (10.61%) Statistical Modelling
9 13 (9.85%) Data Analysis
9 13 (9.85%) ETL
10 12 (9.09%) Data Governance
11 11 (8.33%) Business Development
11 11 (8.33%) Dashboard Development
12 10 (7.58%) Project Management
12 10 (7.58%) Root Cause Analysis
13 9 (6.82%) Risk Analytics
14 7 (5.30%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 66 (50.00%) SQL
2 13 (9.85%) R
3 9 (6.82%) C++
3 9 (6.82%) Java
3 9 (6.82%) Python
3 9 (6.82%) SAS Macro
4 8 (6.06%) VBA
5 6 (4.55%) PL/SQL
6 5 (3.79%) C
6 5 (3.79%) Lisp
6 5 (3.79%) Perl
7 4 (3.03%) C#
7 4 (3.03%) MATLAB
7 4 (3.03%) Scala
8 3 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 33 (25.00%) Degree
2 9 (6.82%) PhD
3 3 (2.27%) ISEB
4 1 (0.76%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.03%) IAS 39
2 3 (2.27%) Basel II
2 3 (2.27%) Solvency II
3 2 (1.52%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) SRDF
Vendors
1 36 (27.27%) Oracle
2 13 (9.85%) Red Hat
2 13 (9.85%) Tableau
2 13 (9.85%) Teradata
3 8 (6.06%) Informatica
4 7 (5.30%) Microsoft
5 6 (4.55%) Cognos
6 4 (3.03%) Ab Initio
6 4 (3.03%) Adobe
6 4 (3.03%) Google
6 4 (3.03%) Greenplum
6 4 (3.03%) Hyperion
6 4 (3.03%) Netezza
7 1 (0.76%) Alteryx
7 1 (0.76%) Birst
7 1 (0.76%) Facebook
7 1 (0.76%) IBM
7 1 (0.76%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (0.76%) Omniture
7 1 (0.76%) Twitter
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Salary: £36000 per annum + competitive benefits
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Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Car, PMI, Flexible benefits, bonus
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Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Perks & SAS Training
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable
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Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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