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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAS System
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 48 31 75
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +44
Permanent jobs citing SAS 40 71 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.60% 5.72% 2.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.62% 26.49% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 14 33 19
Median salary £47,500 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.76% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -

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
194 268 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.46% 21.60% 18.78%
Number of salaries quoted 123 181 178
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £52,500 £62,500
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 21 February 2017.

SAS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 50 (84.75%) SQL
2 47 (79.66%) Analytics
3 38 (64.41%) Finance
4 37 (62.71%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (57.63%) Data Analysis
6 24 (40.68%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 22 (37.29%) Degree
8 21 (35.59%) R
9 19 (32.20%) Hadoop
9 19 (32.20%) Risk Management
9 19 (32.20%) Data Mining
10 18 (30.51%) Project Management
10 18 (30.51%) KYC
11 17 (28.81%) Legal
11 17 (28.81%) Python
11 17 (28.81%) Oracle
12 16 (27.12%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (27.12%) Apache Hive
13 15 (25.42%) Credit Risk
14 13 (22.03%) Regression Analysis
14 13 (22.03%) Apache Pig
14 13 (22.03%) Ambari
14 13 (22.03%) Business Analytics
14 13 (22.03%) Change Control
14 13 (22.03%) Functional Testing
14 13 (22.03%) Workflow
14 13 (22.03%) Decision Tree
14 13 (22.03%) Case Management
15 12 (20.34%) Banking
15 12 (20.34%) Machine Learning

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 13 (22.03%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.08%) MS Office
3 2 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.39%) SPSS
4 1 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (32.20%) Data Mining
1 19 (32.20%) Hadoop
2 16 (27.12%) Apache Hive
3 12 (20.34%) Big Data
4 8 (13.56%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (11.86%) SQL Server
6 6 (10.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 5 (8.47%) DB2
7 5 (8.47%) QlikView
8 4 (6.78%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (6.78%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 3 (5.08%) Base SAS
10 2 (3.39%) MS Access
10 2 (3.39%) Oracle Exadata
10 2 (3.39%) Spotfire
11 1 (1.69%) DataStage
11 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
11 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
11 1 (1.69%) SAS EBI
General
1 38 (64.41%) Finance
2 17 (28.81%) Legal
3 12 (20.34%) Banking
4 11 (18.64%) Marketing
5 9 (15.25%) Retail
6 2 (3.39%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (37.29%) Consultant
2 18 (30.51%) Analyst
3 9 (15.25%) SAS Consultant
4 8 (13.56%) Senior Consultant
5 6 (10.17%) Data Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Hadoop Consultant
7 4 (6.78%) Data Scientist
7 4 (6.78%) SAS Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Senior SAS Consultant
8 3 (5.08%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Marketing Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Risk Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) SQL Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Technical Specialist
10 1 (1.69%) Analytics Manager
10 1 (1.69%) Risk Business Analyst
10 1 (1.69%) SAS Business Analyst
10 1 (1.69%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) Web Services
2 1 (1.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 37 (62.71%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (25.42%) Credit Risk
3 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.08%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.69%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.69%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) Unix
2 2 (3.39%) Linux
3 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (79.66%) Analytics
2 34 (57.63%) Data Analysis
3 24 (40.68%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 19 (32.20%) Risk Management
5 18 (30.51%) KYC
5 18 (30.51%) Project Management
6 16 (27.12%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (22.03%) Business Analytics
7 13 (22.03%) Case Management
7 13 (22.03%) Change Control
7 13 (22.03%) Decision Tree
7 13 (22.03%) Functional Testing
7 13 (22.03%) Regression Analysis
7 13 (22.03%) Workflow
8 12 (20.34%) Business Analysis
8 12 (20.34%) Factor Analysis
8 12 (20.34%) Line Management
8 12 (20.34%) Machine Learning
9 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (15.25%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 50 (84.75%) SQL
2 21 (35.59%) R
3 17 (28.81%) Python
4 5 (8.47%) MATLAB
5 3 (5.08%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.39%) SAS Macro
6 2 (3.39%) VBA
7 1 (1.69%) C
7 1 (1.69%) C#
7 1 (1.69%) C++
7 1 (1.69%) Java
7 1 (1.69%) JCL
7 1 (1.69%) Lisp
7 1 (1.69%) Perl
7 1 (1.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 22 (37.29%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 13 (22.03%) Ambari
Vendors
1 17 (28.81%) Oracle
2 4 (6.78%) MicroStrategy
2 4 (6.78%) Tableau
2 4 (6.78%) Teradata
3 3 (5.08%) Cognos
4 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.69%) IBM
5 1 (1.69%) Norkom
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