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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 72 26 56
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +30
Permanent jobs citing SAS 32 84 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.14% 7.01% 2.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.76% 34.29% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 22 66 30
Average salary £36,250 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.87% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,150 £46,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,400 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £46,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-7.52% +12.04%
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
328 245 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.91% 20.43% 15.93%
Number of salaries quoted 235 168 144
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014.

SAS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 54 (55.10%) SQL
2 49 (50.00%) Finance
3 38 (38.78%) Banking
4 28 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (24.49%) Retail
6 22 (22.45%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (20.41%) Marketing
8 15 (15.31%) Change Management
9 14 (14.29%) Oracle
9 14 (14.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 14 (14.29%) Analytics
10 12 (12.24%) Data Analysis
11 11 (11.22%) Business Analysis
11 11 (11.22%) Project Management
12 9 (9.18%) Retail Banking
12 9 (9.18%) Mathematics
12 9 (9.18%) Base SAS
13 8 (8.16%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 8 (8.16%) Computer Science
13 8 (8.16%) QA
13 8 (8.16%) Quantitative Analysis
13 8 (8.16%) Credit Risk
13 8 (8.16%) Artificial Intelligence
13 8 (8.16%) Software Engineering
13 8 (8.16%) Lisp
13 8 (8.16%) Perl
13 8 (8.16%) PL/SQL
13 8 (8.16%) Python
13 8 (8.16%) PhD
14 7 (7.14%) ETL

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 4 (4.08%) CICS
2 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.10%) SPSS
3 3 (3.06%) MS Office
4 1 (1.02%) FastStats
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.45%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (14.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 9 (9.18%) Base SAS
4 8 (8.16%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 5 (5.10%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 4 (4.08%) DB2
7 3 (3.06%) OLAP
7 3 (3.06%) DataStage
7 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (3.06%) Big Data
8 2 (2.04%) Snowflake Schema
9 1 (1.02%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.02%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Eclipse
2 3 (3.06%) ERwin
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle APEX
General
1 49 (50.00%) Finance
2 38 (38.78%) Banking
3 24 (24.49%) Retail
4 20 (20.41%) Marketing
5 9 (9.18%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.02%) Legal
Job Titles
1 45 (45.92%) Analyst
2 19 (19.39%) Developer
3 16 (16.33%) Data Analyst
4 11 (11.22%) MI Analyst
5 10 (10.20%) SAS Developer
6 9 (9.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 8 (8.16%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (8.16%) Software Engineer
8 7 (7.14%) Consultant
9 6 (6.12%) Systems Analyst
9 6 (6.12%) Senior Consultant
9 6 (6.12%) Risk Analyst
10 5 (5.10%) Junior Software Engineer
10 5 (5.10%) Credit Analyst
10 5 (5.10%) SAS Programmer
10 5 (5.10%) Junior
10 5 (5.10%) Architect
10 5 (5.10%) Programmer
10 5 (5.10%) Credit Risk Analyst
11 4 (4.08%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.08%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.18%) Mathematics
2 8 (8.16%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.16%) Credit Risk
2 8 (8.16%) Artificial Intelligence
3 5 (5.10%) Mainframe
4 4 (4.08%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (3.06%) Reference Data
5 3 (3.06%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.06%) Statistics
6 2 (2.04%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.02%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.02%) Clustering
7 1 (1.02%) GIS
7 1 (1.02%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (15.31%) Change Management
3 14 (14.29%) Analytics
4 12 (12.24%) Data Analysis
5 11 (11.22%) Business Analysis
5 11 (11.22%) Project Management
6 8 (8.16%) Software Engineering
6 8 (8.16%) Quantitative Analysis
7 7 (7.14%) Information Management
7 7 (7.14%) ETL
8 6 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (6.12%) Data Mapping
8 6 (6.12%) Data Reconciliation
9 5 (5.10%) Customer Analysis
9 5 (5.10%) Information Architecture
9 5 (5.10%) Customer Insight
9 5 (5.10%) Release Management
9 5 (5.10%) Risk Management
10 4 (4.08%) OO
10 4 (4.08%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 54 (55.10%) SQL
2 8 (8.16%) Python
2 8 (8.16%) Perl
2 8 (8.16%) PL/SQL
2 8 (8.16%) Lisp
3 6 (6.12%) SAS Macro
4 5 (5.10%) Java
5 4 (4.08%) COBOL
5 4 (4.08%) Assembly Language
5 4 (4.08%) REXX
5 4 (4.08%) JCL
6 3 (3.06%) R
7 2 (2.04%) C++
8 1 (1.02%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.02%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 8 (8.16%) PhD
2 5 (5.10%) Degree
3 3 (3.06%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.04%) PMP
4 2 (2.04%) MOS
5 1 (1.02%) MBA
5 1 (1.02%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.16%) QA
2 2 (2.04%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.04%) CRD IV
Systems Management
1 4 (4.08%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 14 (14.29%) Oracle
2 6 (6.12%) IBM
3 5 (5.10%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.10%) Informatica
3 5 (5.10%) Teradata
3 5 (5.10%) Alterian
3 5 (5.10%) SmartFocus
4 2 (2.04%) SAP
4 2 (2.04%) Cognos
5 1 (1.02%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.02%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.02%) Netezza
5 1 (1.02%) TSYS
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