The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 101 105 88
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Permanent jobs citing SAS 67 74 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.13% 1.96% 2.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.77% 8.21% 11.22%
Number of salaries quoted 50 57 40
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £61,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -5.55%
SAS
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
686 901 624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 21.78% 23.91% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 454 599 396
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SAS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

SAS Salary Trend in Scotland

SAS
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAS across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

SAS Salary Histogram in Scotland

SAS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -22 34 £50,000 +25.00% 21
Glasgow +29 28 £42,500 +57.40% 3
Fife - 3 £31,500 -
Midlothian - 1 - -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £43,500 -
SAS
UK

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 73 (70.87%) SQL
2 70 (67.96%) Finance
3 60 (58.25%) Business Intelligence
4 48 (46.60%) Business Objects
4 48 (46.60%) Analytical Skills
5 44 (42.72%) Data Warehouse
6 33 (32.04%) Software Delivery
6 33 (32.04%) Waterfall
7 32 (31.07%) Banking
7 32 (31.07%) Oracle
8 30 (29.13%) Analytics
9 27 (26.21%) Data Modelling
9 27 (26.21%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (25.24%) Data Analysis
10 26 (25.24%) Data Management
11 22 (21.36%) ETL
11 22 (21.36%) Relational Database
12 21 (20.39%) Oracle BI EE
12 21 (20.39%) Cognos
12 21 (20.39%) UNIX
13 20 (19.42%) MicroStrategy
14 19 (18.45%) Time Management
15 18 (17.48%) Dimensional Modelling
15 18 (17.48%) Logical Data Model
16 17 (16.50%) Metadata Management
16 17 (16.50%) Degree
16 17 (16.50%) Data Mapping
16 17 (16.50%) SPSS
17 16 (15.53%) Stakeholder Management
17 16 (15.53%) Quality Management

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (2.91%) Apache Pig
2 2 (1.94%) Apache
3 1 (0.97%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 17 (16.50%) SPSS
2 13 (12.62%) MS Office
3 8 (7.77%) MS Excel
3 8 (7.77%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) Google Analytics
1 2 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.94%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (42.72%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (21.36%) Relational Database
3 21 (20.39%) Oracle BI EE
4 16 (15.53%) Big Data
5 13 (12.62%) RDBMS
6 12 (11.65%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 11 (10.68%) Oracle Database
7 11 (10.68%) Data Mining
8 10 (9.71%) BusinessObjects
9 9 (8.74%) Base SAS
10 8 (7.77%) DataStage
10 8 (7.77%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 7 (6.80%) QlikView
12 6 (5.83%) SQL Server
13 5 (4.85%) SAS Enterprise Miner
14 4 (3.88%) Hadoop
14 4 (3.88%) Spotfire
14 4 (3.88%) Data Mart
15 3 (2.91%) DB2
15 3 (2.91%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 70 (67.96%) Finance
2 32 (31.07%) Banking
3 8 (7.77%) Retail
4 3 (2.91%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.94%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (38.83%) Analyst
2 21 (20.39%) Senior Analyst
3 19 (18.45%) Business Analyst
4 16 (15.53%) Senior Business Analyst
5 11 (10.68%) Consultant
5 11 (10.68%) Developer
6 9 (8.74%) Designer
7 8 (7.77%) Data Manager
8 7 (6.80%) Administrator
8 7 (6.80%) SAS Consultant
9 6 (5.83%) SAS Administrator
9 6 (5.83%) Data Analyst
10 5 (4.85%) Systems Analyst
10 5 (4.85%) Solutions Analyst
10 5 (4.85%) Senior Designer
10 5 (4.85%) Data Analytics Manager
10 5 (4.85%) Data Scientist
10 5 (4.85%) Big Data Developer
10 5 (4.85%) Customer Analyst
11 4 (3.88%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.85%) Web Services
2 2 (1.94%) MLlib
2 2 (1.94%) HTML
3 1 (0.97%) .NET
3 1 (0.97%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 48 (46.60%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.65%) Mathematics
3 11 (10.68%) Statistics
4 9 (8.74%) Data Integration
4 9 (8.74%) Computer Science
5 8 (7.77%) Management Information System
6 7 (6.80%) Economics
7 6 (5.83%) Psychology
8 5 (4.85%) Visualisation
9 4 (3.88%) Algorithms
9 4 (3.88%) Neural Network
10 3 (2.91%) Mainframe
10 3 (2.91%) Artificial Intelligence
10 3 (2.91%) Reference Data
11 2 (1.94%) Credit Risk
12 1 (0.97%) IBM Mainframe
12 1 (0.97%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.39%) UNIX
2 4 (3.88%) Linux
3 2 (1.94%) Windows
4 1 (0.97%) AIX
4 1 (0.97%) Solaris
4 1 (0.97%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (58.25%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (32.04%) Waterfall
2 33 (32.04%) Software Delivery
3 30 (29.13%) Analytics
4 27 (26.21%) Data Modelling
4 27 (26.21%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (25.24%) Data Management
5 26 (25.24%) Data Analysis
6 22 (21.36%) ETL
7 19 (18.45%) Time Management
8 18 (17.48%) Dimensional Modelling
8 18 (17.48%) Logical Data Model
9 17 (16.50%) Data Mapping
9 17 (16.50%) Metadata Management
10 16 (15.53%) Master Data Management
10 16 (15.53%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (15.53%) Quality Management
11 13 (12.62%) Data Analytics
12 11 (10.68%) Requirements Analysis
13 8 (7.77%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 73 (70.87%) SQL
2 15 (14.56%) PL/SQL
3 14 (13.59%) R
4 12 (11.65%) Python
5 11 (10.68%) Java
6 8 (7.77%) VBA
7 5 (4.85%) Perl
8 4 (3.88%) C++
8 4 (3.88%) MATLAB
9 3 (2.91%) Lisp
9 3 (2.91%) VB
10 2 (1.94%) PHP
10 2 (1.94%) SAS Macro
11 1 (0.97%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.97%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (16.50%) Degree
2 7 (6.80%) PhD
3 4 (3.88%) ISEB
4 1 (0.97%) HNC
4 1 (0.97%) HND
4 1 (0.97%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.91%) Basel II
1 3 (2.91%) Solvency II
2 2 (1.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (2.91%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.97%) HDFS
2 1 (0.97%) GPFS
2 1 (0.97%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.91%) MOM
2 2 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 48 (46.60%) Business Objects
2 32 (31.07%) Oracle
3 21 (20.39%) Cognos
4 20 (19.42%) MicroStrategy
5 14 (13.59%) SAP
6 13 (12.62%) Microsoft
7 7 (6.80%) Teradata
8 5 (4.85%) Informatica
9 4 (3.88%) Tableau
10 3 (2.91%) Talend
11 2 (1.94%) Vertica
11 2 (1.94%) Remedy
11 2 (1.94%) Google
11 2 (1.94%) Netezza
11 2 (1.94%) Greenplum
11 2 (1.94%) Adobe
11 2 (1.94%) BMC
11 2 (1.94%) Hyperion
12 1 (0.97%) IBM
12 1 (0.97%) VMware
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