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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 37 77 44
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -33
Permanent jobs citing SAS 64 28 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.03% 2.08% 4.84%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.22% 10.14% 20.12%
Number of salaries quoted 28 21 45
Average salary £50,750 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.41% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £32,500 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,375 £42,500 £46,750
% change year-on-year
-2.64% -9.09%
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
288 276 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 22.64% 20.49% 24.04%
Number of salaries quoted 198 205 227
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £55,000 £55,000
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 5 February 2016.

SAS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 67 (52.34%) Finance
2 63 (49.22%) SQL
3 56 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
4 45 (35.16%) Degree
5 40 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 36 (28.13%) Data Warehouse
7 33 (25.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 33 (25.78%) Banking
8 32 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
9 31 (24.22%) Analytical Skills
10 30 (23.44%) Business Analysis
11 29 (22.66%) Analytics
12 27 (21.09%) Oracle
13 25 (19.53%) Data Mining
14 20 (15.63%) SAS Data Integration Studio
15 19 (14.84%) Unix
16 18 (14.06%) SQL Server
16 18 (14.06%) Retail
16 18 (14.06%) Data Analysis
17 17 (13.28%) Microsoft
17 17 (13.28%) MS Office
18 16 (12.50%) Base SAS
18 16 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
19 15 (11.72%) Mathematics
19 15 (11.72%) ETL
20 14 (10.94%) Disaster Recovery
21 13 (10.16%) Red Hat
21 13 (10.16%) QlikView
21 13 (10.16%) Credit Risk
21 13 (10.16%) Statistics

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 1 (0.78%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 17 (13.28%) MS Office
2 12 (9.38%) MS Excel
3 9 (7.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (4.69%) SPSS
5 1 (0.78%) Stata
Business Applications
1 6 (4.69%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.69%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (28.13%) Data Warehouse
2 33 (25.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 32 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
4 25 (19.53%) Data Mining
5 20 (15.63%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 18 (14.06%) SQL Server
7 16 (12.50%) Base SAS
8 13 (10.16%) QlikView
9 9 (7.03%) Hadoop
9 9 (7.03%) OLAP
10 8 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
10 8 (6.25%) SAS EBI
11 6 (4.69%) Oracle Database
11 6 (4.69%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (4.69%) SAS Enterprise Miner
12 5 (3.91%) RDBMS
12 5 (3.91%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.78%) Qlik Sense
13 1 (0.78%) Spotfire
General
1 67 (52.34%) Finance
2 33 (25.78%) Banking
3 18 (14.06%) Retail
4 6 (4.69%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.34%) Marketing
5 3 (2.34%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (39.84%) Analyst
2 31 (24.22%) Consultant
3 16 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 16 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 16 (12.50%) Technical Business Analyst
4 13 (10.16%) Administrator
4 13 (10.16%) SAS Administrator
4 13 (10.16%) SAS Analyst
4 13 (10.16%) SAS Consultant
5 11 (8.59%) Graduate
5 11 (8.59%) Senior Analyst
5 11 (8.59%) Unix Administrator
6 10 (7.81%) Developer
7 9 (7.03%) Data Analyst
7 9 (7.03%) Graduate Consultant
8 6 (4.69%) QlikView Developer
8 6 (4.69%) Senior Business Analyst
8 6 (4.69%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 6 (4.69%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
8 6 (4.69%) Teradata Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.38%) HTML
2 11 (8.59%) .NET
2 11 (8.59%) CSS
3 2 (1.56%) D3.js
4 1 (0.78%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 31 (24.22%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (11.72%) Mathematics
3 13 (10.16%) Credit Risk
3 13 (10.16%) Statistics
4 9 (7.03%) Economics
5 8 (6.25%) Management Information System
6 7 (5.47%) Psychology
7 5 (3.91%) Mainframe
8 4 (3.13%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.56%) Physics
9 2 (1.56%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.78%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.78%) Applied Mathematics
10 1 (0.78%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.78%) Informatics
10 1 (0.78%) Neural Network
10 1 (0.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
2 40 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 30 (23.44%) Business Analysis
4 29 (22.66%) Analytics
5 18 (14.06%) Data Analysis
6 16 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 15 (11.72%) ETL
8 14 (10.94%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (10.16%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 12 (9.38%) Data Management
10 12 (9.38%) UML
11 11 (8.59%) Dashboard Development
11 11 (8.59%) Project Management
12 10 (7.81%) Data Modelling
13 9 (7.03%) Data Governance
14 8 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
14 8 (6.25%) Workflow
15 7 (5.47%) Risk Analytics
15 7 (5.47%) Statistical Modelling
16 6 (4.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 63 (49.22%) SQL
2 12 (9.38%) Python
3 11 (8.59%) C#
3 11 (8.59%) C++
3 11 (8.59%) Java
4 8 (6.25%) R
5 6 (4.69%) PL/SQL
6 5 (3.91%) VBA
7 3 (2.34%) SAS Macro
8 1 (0.78%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 45 (35.16%) Degree
2 12 (9.38%) ISEB
3 3 (2.34%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.78%) CFA
4 1 (0.78%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.38%) Basel II
1 12 (9.38%) Solvency II
2 5 (3.91%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) SRDF
Vendors
1 27 (21.09%) Oracle
2 17 (13.28%) Microsoft
3 13 (10.16%) Red Hat
4 12 (9.38%) SAP
4 12 (9.38%) Teradata
5 6 (4.69%) Adobe
5 6 (4.69%) Google
6 2 (1.56%) Cognos
6 2 (1.56%) Tableau
7 1 (0.78%) Alteryx
7 1 (0.78%) Apple
7 1 (0.78%) Birst
7 1 (0.78%) Facebook
7 1 (0.78%) Greenplum
7 1 (0.78%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.78%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (0.78%) Omniture
7 1 (0.78%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.78%) Twitter
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Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £450000 per annum + 25% bonus, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £80,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40000 - £80,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Core Bens + Flexi Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £70,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 25% Cash, benefits, pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £47000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank International
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank International
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Lifestyle/Negotiable
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + pension, bonus, negotiable
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Lifestyle/Negotiable
Posted: 26 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 27 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank International
Posted: 27 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago