The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 109 87 66
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -21
Permanent jobs citing SAS 7 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.49% 0.61% 1.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.91% 3.41% 6.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 11
Average salary £54,000 £40,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +47.27%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £46,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +10.84%
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 Glasgow region.

Application Platforms Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
367 205 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 25.86% 17.78% 26.80%
Number of salaries quoted 191 101 168
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,500 £54,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAS across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SAS
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAS across the Glasgow region.

SAS Salary Trend in Glasgow

SAS
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAS across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

SAS Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 11 (84.62%) Finance
2 8 (61.54%) MicroStrategy
3 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) Oracle
3 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (46.15%) Business Objects
4 6 (46.15%) Data Management
4 6 (46.15%) Analytics
5 5 (38.46%) Informatica
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database
5 5 (38.46%) Cognos
5 5 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
5 5 (38.46%) ETL
5 5 (38.46%) DataStage
6 4 (30.77%) Ab Initio
6 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
6 4 (30.77%) RDBMS
6 4 (30.77%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (30.77%) SAP
6 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
6 4 (30.77%) SAP Data Services
6 4 (30.77%) QA
7 3 (23.08%) Master Data Management
7 3 (23.08%) Data Integration
8 2 (15.38%) SPSS
8 2 (15.38%) Information Security
8 2 (15.38%) GIS
8 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
8 2 (15.38%) SharePoint

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SPSS
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database
1 5 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (38.46%) DataStage
2 4 (30.77%) RDBMS
2 4 (30.77%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
2 4 (30.77%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (15.38%) Data Mining
4 1 (7.69%) Data Mart
General
1 11 (84.62%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
2 1 (7.69%) Law
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Architect
3 3 (23.08%) MI Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Designer
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Business Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Designer
5 1 (7.69%) SAS Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Integration
2 2 (15.38%) GIS
3 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (46.15%) Data Management
2 6 (46.15%) Analytics
3 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
3 5 (38.46%) ETL
4 3 (23.08%) Master Data Management
5 2 (15.38%) Information Security
6 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Time Management
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) MicroStrategy
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle
3 6 (46.15%) Business Objects
4 5 (38.46%) Informatica
4 5 (38.46%) Cognos
5 4 (30.77%) Ab Initio
5 4 (30.77%) SAP
6 2 (15.38%) i2
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft