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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 32 68 57
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -11
Permanent jobs citing SAS 69 33 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.32% 2.41% 3.83%
As % of the Application Platforms category 23.96% 10.15% 15.71%
Number of salaries quoted 52 22 45
Average salary £51,250 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £59,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
288 325 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 22.22% 23.72% 24.41%
Number of salaries quoted 186 209 266
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £58,100
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 30 April 2016.

SAS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 66 (51.97%) SQL
2 49 (38.58%) Business Intelligence
3 48 (37.80%) Finance
4 47 (37.01%) Analytics
5 43 (33.86%) Banking
6 38 (29.92%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 34 (26.77%) Degree
8 31 (24.41%) Oracle
9 27 (21.26%) Unix
10 26 (20.47%) Data Warehouse
11 25 (19.69%) Retail
11 25 (19.69%) Base SAS
12 24 (18.90%) Credit Risk
13 22 (17.32%) Stakeholder Management
13 22 (17.32%) SQL Server
14 19 (14.96%) Data Modelling
15 17 (13.39%) Data Management
15 17 (13.39%) Business Analysis
15 17 (13.39%) Mathematics
15 17 (13.39%) SAS Data Integration Studio
15 17 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (12.60%) Big Data
16 16 (12.60%) Hadoop
16 16 (12.60%) Agile Software Development
17 15 (11.81%) Data Mining
17 15 (11.81%) Disaster Recovery
18 14 (11.02%) Red Hat
18 14 (11.02%) BusinessObjects
18 14 (11.02%) Statistics
18 14 (11.02%) Data Analysis

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 8 (6.30%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 10 (7.87%) SPSS
2 8 (6.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.15%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.15%) S-PLUS
3 4 (3.15%) Stata
4 3 (2.36%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.15%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (29.92%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 26 (20.47%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (19.69%) Base SAS
4 22 (17.32%) SQL Server
5 17 (13.39%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 16 (12.60%) Big Data
6 16 (12.60%) Hadoop
7 15 (11.81%) Data Mining
8 14 (11.02%) BusinessObjects
9 10 (7.87%) OLAP
9 10 (7.87%) QlikView
10 9 (7.09%) SAS Enterprise Miner
11 7 (5.51%) Oracle BI EE
12 6 (4.72%) SAS EBI
13 5 (3.94%) RDBMS
13 5 (3.94%) Relational Database
14 4 (3.15%) DataStage
14 4 (3.15%) Oracle Database 10g
14 4 (3.15%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (3.15%) PowerCenter
General
1 48 (37.80%) Finance
2 43 (33.86%) Banking
3 25 (19.69%) Retail
4 5 (3.94%) Marketing
5 4 (3.15%) Games
5 4 (3.15%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.15%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.15%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.57%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.79%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 34 (26.77%) Consultant
2 30 (23.62%) Analyst
3 20 (15.75%) SAS Consultant
4 14 (11.02%) Administrator
4 14 (11.02%) Developer
4 14 (11.02%) SAS Administrator
5 12 (9.45%) Unix Administrator
6 9 (7.09%) Business Analyst
6 9 (7.09%) SAS Analyst
6 9 (7.09%) Technical Analyst
6 9 (7.09%) Technical Business Analyst
7 8 (6.30%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 7 (5.51%) Analytics Manager
8 7 (5.51%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 6 (4.72%) Data Analytics Manager
9 6 (4.72%) Data Manager
9 6 (4.72%) QlikView Developer
9 6 (4.72%) SQL Analyst
10 5 (3.94%) Credit Analyst
10 5 (3.94%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.94%) D3.js
2 4 (3.15%) .NET
3 2 (1.57%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.57%) Java EE
4 1 (0.79%) HTML
4 1 (0.79%) HTML5
4 1 (0.79%) MEAN Stack
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.90%) Credit Risk
2 17 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (13.39%) Mathematics
3 14 (11.02%) Statistics
4 13 (10.24%) Visualisation
5 10 (7.87%) Computer Science
6 8 (6.30%) Economics
6 8 (6.30%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.94%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (3.94%) Mainframe
8 4 (3.15%) Applied Mathematics
8 4 (3.15%) Credit Derivative
8 4 (3.15%) Derivative
8 4 (3.15%) Fixed Income
8 4 (3.15%) Informatics
8 4 (3.15%) Physics
9 3 (2.36%) Psychology
10 2 (1.57%) Data Extraction
10 2 (1.57%) Graphic Design
10 2 (1.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (21.26%) Unix
2 4 (3.15%) Linux
2 4 (3.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (38.58%) Business Intelligence
2 47 (37.01%) Analytics
3 22 (17.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (14.96%) Data Modelling
5 17 (13.39%) Business Analysis
5 17 (13.39%) Data Management
6 16 (12.60%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (11.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (11.02%) Data Analysis
8 14 (11.02%) Statistical Modelling
9 13 (10.24%) Data Governance
9 13 (10.24%) ETL
10 12 (9.45%) Data Visualisation
10 12 (9.45%) Root Cause Analysis
11 11 (8.66%) Dashboard Development
12 9 (7.09%) Risk Analytics
13 8 (6.30%) Anti-Money Laundering
13 8 (6.30%) Data Analytics
13 8 (6.30%) Technical Analysis
13 8 (6.30%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 66 (51.97%) SQL
2 13 (10.24%) R
3 9 (7.09%) C++
3 9 (7.09%) Java
3 9 (7.09%) Python
4 8 (6.30%) SAS Macro
5 7 (5.51%) VBA
6 6 (4.72%) PL/SQL
7 5 (3.94%) C
7 5 (3.94%) Lisp
7 5 (3.94%) Perl
8 4 (3.15%) C#
8 4 (3.15%) MATLAB
8 4 (3.15%) Scala
9 3 (2.36%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 34 (26.77%) Degree
2 9 (7.09%) PhD
3 5 (3.94%) ISEB
4 1 (0.79%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.94%) Basel II
1 5 (3.94%) Solvency II
2 2 (1.57%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.79%) IAS 39
3 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.79%) SRDF
Vendors
1 31 (24.41%) Oracle
2 14 (11.02%) Red Hat
3 13 (10.24%) Teradata
4 10 (7.87%) Tableau
5 7 (5.51%) Microsoft
6 6 (4.72%) Cognos
7 5 (3.94%) Informatica
8 4 (3.15%) Adobe
8 4 (3.15%) Google
8 4 (3.15%) Greenplum
8 4 (3.15%) Netezza
9 2 (1.57%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.79%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.79%) Apple
10 1 (0.79%) Facebook
10 1 (0.79%) IBM
10 1 (0.79%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.79%) Omniture
10 1 (0.79%) SAP
10 1 (0.79%) TIBCO
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