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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAS System
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 55 46 62
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +16
Permanent jobs citing SAS 35 53 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.29% 4.12% 2.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.42% 18.73% 14.34%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 28
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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
190 283 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.86% 22.01% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 115 199 205
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,800 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 19 January 2017.

SAS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 43 (79.63%) Analytics
2 41 (75.93%) SQL
3 34 (62.96%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (61.11%) Data Analysis
5 29 (53.70%) Finance
6 22 (40.74%) Data Mining
6 22 (40.74%) Degree
7 19 (35.19%) Hadoop
7 19 (35.19%) R
7 19 (35.19%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 18 (33.33%) Risk Management
9 17 (31.48%) Python
10 16 (29.63%) Project Management
10 16 (29.63%) Legal
11 15 (27.78%) Credit Risk
12 14 (25.93%) Business Analysis
12 14 (25.93%) Machine Learning
12 14 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (25.93%) KYC
13 13 (24.07%) Case Management
13 13 (24.07%) Workflow
13 13 (24.07%) Functional Testing
13 13 (24.07%) Business Analytics
13 13 (24.07%) Apache Pig
13 13 (24.07%) Ambari
13 13 (24.07%) Change Control
13 13 (24.07%) Apache Hive
13 13 (24.07%) Regression Analysis
14 12 (22.22%) Factor Analysis
14 12 (22.22%) Line Management

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 13 (24.07%) Apache Pig
2 4 (7.41%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS Office
2 2 (3.70%) SPSS
2 2 (3.70%) Stata
3 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.85%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (40.74%) Data Mining
2 19 (35.19%) Hadoop
3 13 (24.07%) Apache Hive
4 11 (20.37%) Big Data
5 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 5 (9.26%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (7.41%) DB2
7 4 (7.41%) MongoDB
7 4 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (7.41%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 3 (5.56%) Base SAS
8 3 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (5.56%) QlikView
9 2 (3.70%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 1 (1.85%) DataStage
10 1 (1.85%) MS Access
10 1 (1.85%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.85%) SAS EBI
10 1 (1.85%) Spotfire
General
1 29 (53.70%) Finance
2 16 (29.63%) Legal
3 10 (18.52%) Banking
3 10 (18.52%) Marketing
4 9 (16.67%) Retail
5 2 (3.70%) Games
5 2 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (37.04%) Consultant
2 11 (20.37%) Analyst
3 8 (14.81%) Data Scientist
3 8 (14.81%) Senior Consultant
4 7 (12.96%) SAS Consultant
5 5 (9.26%) Hadoop Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Data Scientist
6 4 (7.41%) Senior SAS Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) SAS Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Data Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
9 1 (1.85%) Business Consultant
9 1 (1.85%) Credit Analyst
9 1 (1.85%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
9 1 (1.85%) Developer
9 1 (1.85%) ETL Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) D3.js
1 2 (3.70%) Web Services
2 1 (1.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (62.96%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (27.78%) Credit Risk
3 8 (14.81%) Statistics
4 5 (9.26%) Visualisation
5 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.70%) Applied Mathematics
6 2 (3.70%) Data Extraction
6 2 (3.70%) Informatics
6 2 (3.70%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.85%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (1.85%) Unix
2 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (79.63%) Analytics
2 33 (61.11%) Data Analysis
3 19 (35.19%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 18 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 16 (29.63%) Project Management
6 14 (25.93%) Business Analysis
6 14 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (25.93%) KYC
6 14 (25.93%) Machine Learning
7 13 (24.07%) Business Analytics
7 13 (24.07%) Case Management
7 13 (24.07%) Change Control
7 13 (24.07%) Functional Testing
7 13 (24.07%) Regression Analysis
7 13 (24.07%) Workflow
8 12 (22.22%) Factor Analysis
8 12 (22.22%) Line Management
9 9 (16.67%) Customer Insight
9 9 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (16.67%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 41 (75.93%) SQL
2 19 (35.19%) R
3 17 (31.48%) Python
4 5 (9.26%) MATLAB
5 4 (7.41%) Scala
6 2 (3.70%) SAS Macro
6 2 (3.70%) VBA
7 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.85%) JCL
Qualifications
1 22 (40.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 13 (24.07%) Ambari
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Oracle
2 5 (9.26%) Tableau
3 4 (7.41%) Teradata
4 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.56%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (3.70%) Cognos
5 2 (3.70%) Greenplum
6 1 (1.85%) Adobe
6 1 (1.85%) Google
6 1 (1.85%) IBM
6 1 (1.85%) Informatica
6 1 (1.85%) Optimizely
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