The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 51 29 68
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +39
Permanent jobs citing SAS 62 66 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.79% 6.13% 1.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.22% 24.00% 9.41%
Number of salaries quoted 44 38 17
Average salary £45,000 £48,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £66,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Application Platforms Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
360 275 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.99% 25.56% 20.07%
Number of salaries quoted 235 170 215
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £49,900 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SAS
Scotland

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 24 April 2014.

SAS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 67 (51.54%) SQL
2 54 (41.54%) Finance
3 45 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
4 39 (30.00%) Banking
5 38 (29.23%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 31 (23.85%) Analytics
7 30 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
7 30 (23.08%) Oracle
8 22 (16.92%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 22 (16.92%) Business Analysis
9 20 (15.38%) Base SAS
10 19 (14.62%) Software Engineering
10 19 (14.62%) Computer Science
10 19 (14.62%) Perl
10 19 (14.62%) PL/SQL
10 19 (14.62%) Python
10 19 (14.62%) Lisp
11 17 (13.08%) Mathematics
12 16 (12.31%) Artificial Intelligence
12 16 (12.31%) Marketing
12 16 (12.31%) ETL
12 16 (12.31%) PhD
13 15 (11.54%) Service Delivery
14 13 (10.00%) Customer Analytics
14 13 (10.00%) Eclipse
15 12 (9.23%) Change Management
15 12 (9.23%) OO
15 12 (9.23%) OLAP
15 12 (9.23%) Java EE
16 11 (8.46%) Data Analysis

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.77%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 8 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.85%) SPSS
3 4 (3.08%) MS Office
4 1 (0.77%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 1 (0.77%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.77%) LDAP
1 1 (0.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (29.23%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 30 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (16.92%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 20 (15.38%) Base SAS
5 12 (9.23%) OLAP
6 7 (5.38%) Data Mining
7 6 (4.62%) SQL Server
7 6 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (3.85%) DataStage
9 4 (3.08%) Big Data
10 3 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (2.31%) Oracle OLAP
10 3 (2.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (2.31%) Relational Database
10 3 (2.31%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.77%) Snowflake Schema
11 1 (0.77%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.77%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 13 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 6 (4.62%) ERwin
3 2 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 54 (41.54%) Finance
2 39 (30.00%) Banking
3 16 (12.31%) Marketing
4 11 (8.46%) Retail
5 3 (2.31%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.54%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.77%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (25.38%) Analyst
2 22 (16.92%) Consultant
3 16 (12.31%) Software Engineer
4 14 (10.77%) Architect
4 14 (10.77%) SAS Consultant
5 13 (10.00%) Developer
6 12 (9.23%) Data Analyst
7 10 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
7 10 (7.69%) MI Analyst
8 8 (6.15%) Junior Software Engineer
8 8 (6.15%) Information Architect
8 8 (6.15%) Junior
9 7 (5.38%) Senior SAS Consultant
10 6 (4.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 6 (4.62%) Data Consultant
10 6 (4.62%) Applications Specialist
11 5 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (3.85%) Data Architect
11 5 (3.85%) Business Analyst
12 4 (3.08%) Principal Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.23%) Java EE
2 5 (3.85%) .NET
3 3 (2.31%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.31%) CSS
3 3 (2.31%) Web Services
3 3 (2.31%) XSLT
3 3 (2.31%) JMS
3 3 (2.31%) jQuery
4 1 (0.77%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.62%) Computer Science
2 17 (13.08%) Mathematics
3 16 (12.31%) Artificial Intelligence
4 6 (4.62%) Credit Risk
5 4 (3.08%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.54%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.54%) Statistics
7 1 (0.77%) GIS
7 1 (0.77%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.77%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.77%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.77%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (23.85%) Analytics
3 22 (16.92%) Business Analysis
4 19 (14.62%) Software Engineering
5 16 (12.31%) ETL
6 15 (11.54%) Service Delivery
7 13 (10.00%) Customer Analytics
8 12 (9.23%) Change Management
8 12 (9.23%) OO
9 11 (8.46%) Data Analysis
9 11 (8.46%) Customer Insight
10 10 (7.69%) Customer Analysis
11 9 (6.92%) Technical Architecture
11 9 (6.92%) Campaign Analysis
11 9 (6.92%) Project Management
12 8 (6.15%) Information Management
12 8 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (5.38%) Information Architecture
14 6 (4.62%) Data Mapping
15 5 (3.85%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 67 (51.54%) SQL
2 19 (14.62%) Perl
2 19 (14.62%) PL/SQL
2 19 (14.62%) Python
2 19 (14.62%) Lisp
3 7 (5.38%) SAS Macro
4 6 (4.62%) Java
5 3 (2.31%) C#
5 3 (2.31%) VB
5 3 (2.31%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.77%) VBA
6 1 (0.77%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.77%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.77%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (12.31%) PhD
2 10 (7.69%) Degree
3 4 (3.08%) ISEB
4 3 (2.31%) SAS Certification
5 2 (1.54%) PMP
5 2 (1.54%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.54%) MOS
6 1 (0.77%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.08%) Solvency II
1 4 (3.08%) QA
1 4 (3.08%) Basel II
2 2 (1.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.77%) Samba
1 1 (0.77%) NFS
Vendors
1 30 (23.08%) Oracle
2 11 (8.46%) Teradata
3 10 (7.69%) Informatica
4 9 (6.92%) SmartFocus
4 9 (6.92%) Alterian
5 8 (6.15%) Microsoft
6 6 (4.62%) SAP
6 6 (4.62%) Business Objects
7 3 (2.31%) Cognos
7 3 (2.31%) IBM
8 1 (0.77%) Siebel
8 1 (0.77%) Sage
8 1 (0.77%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: package
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £55 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £55 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus/Pension/SAS Training
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Selecture
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus/Pension/SAS Training
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £40 - £55 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £30 - £37 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Pegasus Resource
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh
Aspire Data Recruitment
Salary: £41000 - £59000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Edinburgh
Aspire Data Recruitment
Salary: £28500 - £35500 per annum, Benefits: Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago