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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 70 34 44
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +10
Permanent jobs citing SAS 41 76 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.73% 5.34% 3.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.06% 26.03% 24.44%
Number of salaries quoted 24 56 33
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £39,375 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
314 292 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.93% 20.52% 15.06%
Number of salaries quoted 228 219 127
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,050 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £55,600 £55,700
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 24 October 2014.

SAS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 61 (66.30%) Finance
2 59 (64.13%) SQL
3 44 (47.83%) Banking
4 41 (44.57%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (30.43%) Retail
6 26 (28.26%) Business Intelligence
7 24 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (17.39%) Marketing
9 13 (14.13%) Change Management
10 12 (13.04%) Retail Banking
10 12 (13.04%) Credit Risk
10 12 (13.04%) Oracle
11 11 (11.96%) Mainframe
11 11 (11.96%) Mentoring
12 10 (10.87%) Coaching
12 10 (10.87%) Analytics
12 10 (10.87%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 10 (10.87%) DB2
12 10 (10.87%) QA
12 10 (10.87%) Business Analysis
12 10 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (9.78%) Mathematics
13 9 (9.78%) Release Management
13 9 (9.78%) Degree
13 9 (9.78%) CA Endevor
13 9 (9.78%) COBOL
13 9 (9.78%) IBM
13 9 (9.78%) CICS
13 9 (9.78%) Assembly Language
13 9 (9.78%) REXX

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 9 (9.78%) CICS
2 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (6.52%) SPSS
2 5 (5.43%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.35%) MS Office
4 1 (1.09%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.43%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (10.87%) DB2
2 10 (10.87%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 7 (7.61%) Base SAS
3 7 (7.61%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 6 (6.52%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.35%) Data Mining
5 4 (4.35%) Big Data
6 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.17%) OLAP
6 2 (2.17%) Snowflake Schema
6 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.17%) QlikView
6 2 (2.17%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.09%) SAP HANA
7 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (1.09%) SAP BW
7 1 (1.09%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) ERwin
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle APEX
General
1 61 (66.30%) Finance
2 44 (47.83%) Banking
3 28 (30.43%) Retail
4 16 (17.39%) Marketing
5 12 (13.04%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 47 (51.09%) Analyst
2 16 (17.39%) Developer
2 16 (17.39%) Data Analyst
3 15 (16.30%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (9.78%) Technical Specialist
4 9 (9.78%) SAS Developer
4 9 (9.78%) MI Analyst
5 7 (7.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 7 (7.61%) Consultant
6 6 (6.52%) Business Analyst
6 6 (6.52%) Risk Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) SAS Consultant
7 5 (5.43%) Software Engineer
7 5 (5.43%) Senior Business Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Credit Analyst
8 4 (4.35%) Junior
8 4 (4.35%) Junior Software Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) SAS Analyst
9 3 (3.26%) Data Manager
Miscellaneous
1 41 (44.57%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (13.04%) Credit Risk
3 11 (11.96%) Mainframe
4 9 (9.78%) IBM Mainframe
4 9 (9.78%) Mathematics
5 7 (7.61%) Statistics
6 6 (6.52%) Computer Science
7 5 (5.43%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (5.43%) Chip Card
8 4 (4.35%) Reference Data
9 2 (2.17%) Data Extraction
10 1 (1.09%) Visualisation
10 1 (1.09%) Social Media
10 1 (1.09%) PMI
10 1 (1.09%) GIS
10 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.26%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (14.13%) Change Management
3 11 (11.96%) Mentoring
4 10 (10.87%) Coaching
4 10 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (10.87%) Business Analysis
4 10 (10.87%) Analytics
5 9 (9.78%) Release Management
6 8 (8.70%) Data Analysis
6 8 (8.70%) ETL
7 7 (7.61%) Project Management
7 7 (7.61%) Data Management
8 6 (6.52%) Quantitative Analysis
9 5 (5.43%) Software Engineering
9 5 (5.43%) Customer Insight
10 4 (4.35%) CRM
10 4 (4.35%) Data Reconciliation
11 3 (3.26%) Risk Management
11 3 (3.26%) Customer Analytics
11 3 (3.26%) Campaign Analysis
Programming Languages
1 59 (64.13%) SQL
2 9 (9.78%) Assembly Language
2 9 (9.78%) REXX
2 9 (9.78%) COBOL
2 9 (9.78%) JCL
3 7 (7.61%) PL/SQL
4 5 (5.43%) Perl
4 5 (5.43%) Lisp
4 5 (5.43%) Python
5 3 (3.26%) C++
5 3 (3.26%) Java
5 3 (3.26%) R
6 2 (2.17%) SAS Macro
7 1 (1.09%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (9.78%) Degree
2 5 (5.43%) PhD
3 2 (2.17%) ISEB
4 1 (1.09%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.87%) QA
2 3 (3.26%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.17%) CRD IV
3 2 (2.17%) Solvency II
3 2 (2.17%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 9 (9.78%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 12 (13.04%) Oracle
2 9 (9.78%) IBM
3 4 (4.35%) Business Objects
3 4 (4.35%) Alterian
3 4 (4.35%) SmartFocus
4 3 (3.26%) Teradata
5 2 (2.17%) Informatica
6 1 (1.09%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.09%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.09%) SAP
6 1 (1.09%) Cognos
6 1 (1.09%) Sybase
6 1 (1.09%) Netezza
6 1 (1.09%) TSYS
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