The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 112 102 119
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +17
Permanent jobs citing SAS 45 63 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.56% 1.99% 1.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.79% 10.13% 7.24%
Number of salaries quoted 27 48 48
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,150 £35,000 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £79,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -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
512 622 829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 17.72% 19.68% 22.33%
Number of salaries quoted 298 416 545
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% -2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing SAS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 July 2016.

SAS Salary Histogram in Scotland

SAS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +15 38 £50,000 - 15
Glasgow -30 6 £59,250 +39.41%
SAS
UK

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SAS.

1 65 (53.28%) SQL
2 57 (46.72%) Finance
3 54 (44.26%) Analytics
4 53 (43.44%) Business Intelligence
5 40 (32.79%) Banking
6 37 (30.33%) Oracle
7 36 (29.51%) SQL Server
8 32 (26.23%) Big Data
9 30 (24.59%) Visualisation
9 30 (24.59%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 27 (22.13%) Credit Risk
11 25 (20.49%) Degree
11 25 (20.49%) Retail
11 25 (20.49%) Data Visualisation
11 25 (20.49%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (20.49%) Unix
12 24 (19.67%) Base SAS
13 23 (18.85%) Analytical Skills
14 21 (17.21%) Data Warehouse
15 20 (16.39%) Data Modelling
15 20 (16.39%) Python
15 20 (16.39%) Hadoop
16 18 (14.75%) Tableau
16 18 (14.75%) Data Management
16 18 (14.75%) Apache Spark
17 17 (13.93%) Statistical Modelling
17 17 (13.93%) Mathematics
17 17 (13.93%) Data Analytics
17 17 (13.93%) MS Excel
18 16 (13.11%) BusinessObjects

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 18 (14.75%) Apache Spark
2 5 (4.10%) MQSeries
3 4 (3.28%) CICS
4 3 (2.46%) Apache Solr
4 3 (2.46%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 17 (13.93%) MS Excel
2 14 (11.48%) SPSS
3 7 (5.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (5.74%) Stata
4 6 (4.92%) MS Office
5 4 (3.28%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.82%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.28%) Kerberos
1 4 (3.28%) SSH
1 4 (3.28%) SSL
2 3 (2.46%) FTP
2 3 (2.46%) HTTP
2 3 (2.46%) SNMP
2 3 (2.46%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (29.51%) SQL Server
2 32 (26.23%) Big Data
3 30 (24.59%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 24 (19.67%) Base SAS
5 21 (17.21%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (16.39%) Hadoop
7 16 (13.11%) BusinessObjects
8 15 (12.30%) Data Mining
9 11 (9.02%) OLAP
9 11 (9.02%) QlikView
9 11 (9.02%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 10 (8.20%) MongoDB
10 10 (8.20%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (7.38%) DataStage
12 7 (5.74%) Oracle Database
13 6 (4.92%) DB2
13 6 (4.92%) Oracle BI EE
13 6 (4.92%) SAS Enterprise Miner
13 6 (4.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (4.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 57 (46.72%) Finance
2 40 (32.79%) Banking
3 25 (20.49%) Retail
4 7 (5.74%) Games
5 6 (4.92%) Marketing
6 5 (4.10%) Manufacturing
7 4 (3.28%) Investment Banking
8 3 (2.46%) Publishing
9 1 (0.82%) Back Office
9 1 (0.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (29.51%) Consultant
2 25 (20.49%) Analyst
3 18 (14.75%) SAS Consultant
4 13 (10.66%) Analytics Manager
5 12 (9.84%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 12 (9.84%) Data Analytics Manager
5 12 (9.84%) Data Manager
6 10 (8.20%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 10 (8.20%) Data Scientist
6 10 (8.20%) Senior Consultant
7 8 (6.56%) Developer
7 8 (6.56%) Security Engineer
7 8 (6.56%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (6.56%) Senior Data Scientist
8 7 (5.74%) Risk Analyst
9 6 (4.92%) Data Analyst
9 6 (4.92%) SAS Analyst
10 5 (4.10%) Data Consultant
10 5 (4.10%) SAS BI Consultant
10 5 (4.10%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.56%) D3.js
2 5 (4.10%) ISPF
2 5 (4.10%) Middleware
3 4 (3.28%) .NET
4 3 (2.46%) Apache Flex
4 3 (2.46%) CGI
4 3 (2.46%) Ext JS
4 3 (2.46%) GWT
4 3 (2.46%) Kafka
4 3 (2.46%) REST
4 3 (2.46%) Silverlight
4 3 (2.46%) SOAP
4 3 (2.46%) XML
5 2 (1.64%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.64%) Java EE
6 1 (0.82%) Drools
6 1 (0.82%) HTML
6 1 (0.82%) HTML5
6 1 (0.82%) MEAN Stack
Miscellaneous
1 30 (24.59%) Visualisation
2 27 (22.13%) Credit Risk
3 23 (18.85%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (13.93%) Mathematics
5 15 (12.30%) Computer Science
5 15 (12.30%) Statistics
6 8 (6.56%) Applied Mathematics
7 7 (5.74%) Economics
7 7 (5.74%) Informatics
7 7 (5.74%) Mainframe
8 5 (4.10%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (3.28%) Credit Derivative
9 4 (3.28%) Derivative
9 4 (3.28%) Fixed Income
9 4 (3.28%) Management Information System
9 4 (3.28%) Physics
9 4 (3.28%) PKI
10 3 (2.46%) Data Extraction
10 3 (2.46%) RIA
11 2 (1.64%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 25 (20.49%) Unix
2 8 (6.56%) Linux
3 5 (4.10%) Windows
3 5 (4.10%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (44.26%) Analytics
2 53 (43.44%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (20.49%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (20.49%) Data Visualisation
4 20 (16.39%) Data Modelling
5 18 (14.75%) Data Management
6 17 (13.93%) Data Analytics
6 17 (13.93%) Statistical Modelling
7 15 (12.30%) Data Analysis
8 14 (11.48%) Business Analysis
9 13 (10.66%) Business Development
10 12 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (9.02%) Project Management
12 10 (8.20%) Time Management
12 10 (8.20%) Waterfall
13 9 (7.38%) Data Governance
14 8 (6.56%) ETL
14 8 (6.56%) Risk Analytics
15 7 (5.74%) TDD
16 6 (4.92%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 65 (53.28%) SQL
2 20 (16.39%) Python
3 14 (11.48%) R
4 13 (10.66%) Java
5 12 (9.84%) C++
5 12 (9.84%) Perl
6 10 (8.20%) Scala
7 9 (7.38%) PL/SQL
8 8 (6.56%) C
8 8 (6.56%) SAS Macro
9 7 (5.74%) C#
9 7 (5.74%) VBA
10 6 (4.92%) JavaScript
10 6 (4.92%) MATLAB
11 5 (4.10%) Assembly Language
11 5 (4.10%) CLIST
11 5 (4.10%) JCL
11 5 (4.10%) Lisp
11 5 (4.10%) REXX
12 4 (3.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (20.49%) Degree
2 12 (9.84%) PhD
3 1 (0.82%) ISEB
3 1 (0.82%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.82%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.28%) IAS 39
2 3 (2.46%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.82%) Basel II
3 1 (0.82%) QA
3 1 (0.82%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (4.10%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 5 (4.10%) Time Sharing Option
2 4 (3.28%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (3.28%) zSecure
2 3 (2.46%) Fluentd
2 3 (2.46%) Nagios
2 3 (2.46%) Nessus
2 3 (2.46%) QRadar
Vendors
1 37 (30.33%) Oracle
2 18 (14.75%) Tableau
3 10 (8.20%) Cognos
3 10 (8.20%) Informatica
3 10 (8.20%) Microsoft
3 10 (8.20%) Teradata
4 9 (7.38%) IBM
5 7 (5.74%) Greenplum
5 7 (5.74%) MicroStrategy
6 6 (4.92%) SAP
7 5 (4.10%) CA
7 5 (4.10%) Sybase
8 4 (3.28%) Ab Initio
8 4 (3.28%) Hyperion
8 4 (3.28%) Netezza
9 3 (2.46%) ArcSight
9 3 (2.46%) Qualys
9 3 (2.46%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.46%) ServiceNow
9 3 (2.46%) Splunk
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Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
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