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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 69 51 29
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -22
Permanent jobs citing SAS 32 63 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.34% 3.83% 6.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.88% 15.87% 24.11%
Number of salaries quoted 21 45 40
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -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
324 397 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.74% 24.12% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 209 263 176
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £24,050
10% offered a salary of more than £57,900 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 April 2015.

SAS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 47 (74.60%) SQL
2 39 (61.90%) Finance
3 31 (49.21%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (39.68%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (36.51%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (33.33%) ETL
7 20 (31.75%) Oracle
8 18 (28.57%) Analytics
9 17 (26.98%) Business Objects
9 17 (26.98%) Data Management
10 15 (23.81%) Base SAS
11 14 (22.22%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 13 (20.63%) Banking
12 13 (20.63%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (19.05%) Degree
14 11 (17.46%) Data Modelling
14 11 (17.46%) Data Mining
15 10 (15.87%) SPSS
16 9 (14.29%) PL/SQL
16 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
16 9 (14.29%) QlikView
16 9 (14.29%) Teradata
16 9 (14.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
17 8 (12.70%) Data Architecture
18 7 (11.11%) MS Office
19 6 (9.52%) Mathematics
19 6 (9.52%) Statistics
19 6 (9.52%) Business Analysis
19 6 (9.52%) Data Analysis
19 6 (9.52%) Oracle 11i

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.59%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 10 (15.87%) SPSS
2 7 (11.11%) MS Office
3 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (39.68%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (23.81%) Base SAS
3 14 (22.22%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 11 (17.46%) Data Mining
5 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 9 (14.29%) QlikView
5 9 (14.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database
6 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (7.94%) OLAP
8 4 (6.35%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 4 (6.35%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (4.76%) Spotfire
9 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
10 2 (3.17%) SAP HANA
10 2 (3.17%) Big Data
10 2 (3.17%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (3.17%) DB2
10 2 (3.17%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) ERwin
General
1 39 (61.90%) Finance
2 13 (20.63%) Banking
3 4 (6.35%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.76%) Retail
4 3 (4.76%) Marketing
5 2 (3.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (31.75%) Analyst
2 14 (22.22%) Consultant
3 8 (12.70%) Programmer
3 8 (12.70%) SAS Programmer
4 7 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (11.11%) SAS Consultant
5 6 (9.52%) Data Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 5 (7.94%) Business Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Senior Business Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Data Manager
6 5 (7.94%) SAS Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Administrator
7 4 (6.35%) Statistician
7 4 (6.35%) Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Analyst Programmer
7 4 (6.35%) SAS Analyst Programmer
7 4 (6.35%) Data Analytics Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Data Scientist
8 3 (4.76%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) HTML
2 1 (1.59%) CSS
2 1 (1.59%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 23 (36.51%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.52%) Data Integration
2 6 (9.52%) Statistics
2 6 (9.52%) Mathematics
3 5 (7.94%) Economics
4 4 (6.35%) Psychology
4 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.35%) Reference Data
5 3 (4.76%) Visualisation
5 3 (4.76%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.17%) Social Media
7 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.59%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.35%) UNIX
2 1 (1.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (49.21%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (33.33%) ETL
3 18 (28.57%) Analytics
4 17 (26.98%) Data Management
5 13 (20.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (17.46%) Data Modelling
7 8 (12.70%) Data Architecture
8 6 (9.52%) Data Analytics
8 6 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (9.52%) Project Management
8 6 (9.52%) Data Analysis
8 6 (9.52%) Business Analysis
9 5 (7.94%) Mentoring
9 5 (7.94%) Coaching
10 4 (6.35%) Campaign Analysis
10 4 (6.35%) Propensity Modelling
10 4 (6.35%) High Availability
10 4 (6.35%) Statistical Analysis
10 4 (6.35%) Predictive Analytics
11 3 (4.76%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 47 (74.60%) SQL
2 9 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 5 (7.94%) Python
3 5 (7.94%) R
4 3 (4.76%) Lisp
4 3 (4.76%) SAS Macro
4 3 (4.76%) C++
4 3 (4.76%) Java
4 3 (4.76%) Perl
5 2 (3.17%) VB
5 2 (3.17%) VBA
6 1 (1.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (19.05%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) ISEB
3 3 (4.76%) PhD
4 2 (3.17%) SAS Certification
5 1 (1.59%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) Basel II
1 3 (4.76%) Solvency II
1 3 (4.76%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 20 (31.75%) Oracle
2 17 (26.98%) Business Objects
3 9 (14.29%) Teradata
4 5 (7.94%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.94%) SAP
5 3 (4.76%) Cognos
5 3 (4.76%) Informatica
5 3 (4.76%) Tableau
6 2 (3.17%) Sybase
7 1 (1.59%) Hyland
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