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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 66 54 72
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +18
Permanent jobs citing SAS 25 54 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.24% 3.40% 2.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.97% 18.49% 12.54%
Number of salaries quoted 17 38 23
Median salary £43,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £32,500 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £76,350 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -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
167 292 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.94% 18.38% 19.81%
Number of salaries quoted 125 205 218
Median salary £45,000 £38,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £57,500 £57,500
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 25 September 2016.

SAS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 38 (53.52%) Analytics
2 34 (47.89%) SQL
2 34 (47.89%) Business Intelligence
3 32 (45.07%) Finance
4 27 (38.03%) Oracle
4 27 (38.03%) Visualisation
5 26 (36.62%) SQL Server
6 23 (32.39%) Banking
6 23 (32.39%) Retail
7 22 (30.99%) Big Data
8 21 (29.58%) Data Visualisation
9 18 (25.35%) Credit Risk
9 18 (25.35%) Data Analytics
10 17 (23.94%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (23.94%) Degree
11 16 (22.54%) SPSS
11 16 (22.54%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 14 (19.72%) Data Modelling
13 13 (18.31%) Base SAS
14 12 (16.90%) Business Development
15 11 (15.49%) Statistics
15 11 (15.49%) MS Excel
15 11 (15.49%) Hadoop
16 10 (14.08%) Tableau
16 10 (14.08%) Unix
16 10 (14.08%) Data Mining
16 10 (14.08%) Data Analysis
17 9 (12.68%) Business Analysis
17 9 (12.68%) QlikView
17 9 (12.68%) Project 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 8 (11.27%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.82%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.41%) CICS
Applications
1 16 (22.54%) SPSS
2 11 (15.49%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.63%) MS Office
4 3 (4.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (4.23%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.41%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.41%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) Kerberos
1 1 (1.41%) Network Security
1 1 (1.41%) SMS
1 1 (1.41%) SSH
1 1 (1.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (36.62%) SQL Server
2 22 (30.99%) Big Data
3 16 (22.54%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 13 (18.31%) Base SAS
5 11 (15.49%) Hadoop
6 10 (14.08%) Data Mining
7 9 (12.68%) QlikView
8 7 (9.86%) OLAP
8 7 (9.86%) SAS EBI
9 6 (8.45%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (8.45%) MongoDB
9 6 (8.45%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (7.04%) MS Access
10 5 (7.04%) Oracle OLAP
10 5 (7.04%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 4 (5.63%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (5.63%) DB2
11 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (4.23%) Spotfire
General
1 32 (45.07%) Finance
2 23 (32.39%) Banking
2 23 (32.39%) Retail
3 5 (7.04%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.63%) Marketing
5 3 (4.23%) Games
6 2 (2.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (28.17%) Consultant
2 16 (22.54%) Analyst
3 14 (19.72%) Analytics Manager
4 12 (16.90%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 12 (16.90%) Data Analytics Manager
4 12 (16.90%) Data Manager
4 12 (16.90%) SAS Consultant
5 9 (12.68%) Senior Consultant
6 6 (8.45%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 6 (8.45%) Data Scientist
6 6 (8.45%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) Senior Data Scientist
7 5 (7.04%) SAS BI Consultant
8 4 (5.63%) Data Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Data Consultant
9 3 (4.23%) Risk Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) SAS Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Senior SAS Consultant
9 3 (4.23%) Senior Strategy Consultant
9 3 (4.23%) Strategy Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.23%) D3.js
2 2 (2.82%) ISPF
2 2 (2.82%) Middleware
2 2 (2.82%) Web Services
3 1 (1.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (38.03%) Visualisation
2 18 (25.35%) Credit Risk
3 17 (23.94%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (15.49%) Statistics
5 7 (9.86%) Mathematics
6 6 (8.45%) Computer Science
7 4 (5.63%) Applied Mathematics
7 4 (5.63%) Data Extraction
8 3 (4.23%) Informatics
8 3 (4.23%) Mainframe
9 1 (1.41%) Economics
9 1 (1.41%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.08%) Unix
2 7 (9.86%) Linux
3 5 (7.04%) Windows
4 2 (2.82%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (53.52%) Analytics
2 34 (47.89%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (29.58%) Data Visualisation
4 18 (25.35%) Data Analytics
5 14 (19.72%) Data Modelling
6 12 (16.90%) Business Development
7 10 (14.08%) Data Analysis
8 9 (12.68%) Business Analysis
8 9 (12.68%) Project Management
9 8 (11.27%) Data Management
9 8 (11.27%) Statistical Modelling
10 7 (9.86%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (7.04%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (7.04%) Time Management
12 4 (5.63%) Data Transformation
12 4 (5.63%) Machine Learning
13 3 (4.23%) Coaching
13 3 (4.23%) Data Governance
13 3 (4.23%) Mentoring
13 3 (4.23%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 34 (47.89%) SQL
2 7 (9.86%) Python
3 6 (8.45%) R
3 6 (8.45%) Scala
4 5 (7.04%) SAS Macro
5 4 (5.63%) VBA
6 3 (4.23%) MATLAB
7 2 (2.82%) Assembly Language
7 2 (2.82%) CLIST
7 2 (2.82%) JCL
7 2 (2.82%) REXX
8 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.41%) Perl
8 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (23.94%) Degree
2 3 (4.23%) PhD
3 1 (1.41%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) IAS 39
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 2 (2.82%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (1.41%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) zSecure
Vendors
1 27 (38.03%) Oracle
2 10 (14.08%) Tableau
3 5 (7.04%) Informatica
4 4 (5.63%) Ab Initio
4 4 (5.63%) Hyperion
5 3 (4.23%) Greenplum
5 3 (4.23%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.23%) Teradata
6 2 (2.82%) CA
6 2 (2.82%) Netezza
6 2 (2.82%) Sybase
7 1 (1.41%) Adobe
7 1 (1.41%) Google
7 1 (1.41%) IBM
7 1 (1.41%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.41%) Optimizely
7 1 (1.41%) Red Hat
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £51000 per annum + competitive benefits and car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Highly Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, benefits, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000.00 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: benefits, D.O.E.
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Sainsbury's Bank
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bouns, Pension, Extras
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Sainsbury's Bank
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago