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

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAS System
UK / Scotland
Rank 89 83 107
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +24
Permanent jobs citing SAS 46 78 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.03% 2.64% 1.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.65% 11.17% 9.19%
Number of salaries quoted 18 35 33
Median salary £43,750 £52,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £56,600
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 Scotland region.

Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
337 698 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 14.84% 23.66% 17.37%
Number of salaries quoted 218 434 362
Median salary £45,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £62,500
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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 -24 38 £47,500 -9.52% 11
Renfrewshire - 4 £32,500 -
Glasgow +12 3 £40,750 -20.48% 1
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
SAS
UK

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SAS.

1 65 (84.42%) SQL
2 48 (62.34%) Analytics
3 47 (61.04%) Finance
4 39 (50.65%) Analytical Skills
5 35 (45.45%) Data Analysis
6 27 (35.06%) Degree
7 24 (31.17%) Oracle
7 24 (31.17%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 23 (29.87%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (25.97%) Data Mining
9 20 (25.97%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (25.97%) Risk Management
9 20 (25.97%) Hadoop
9 20 (25.97%) R
10 18 (23.38%) KYC
10 18 (23.38%) Banking
10 18 (23.38%) Project Management
11 17 (22.08%) Python
11 17 (22.08%) Legal
12 16 (20.78%) Apache Hive
13 15 (19.48%) Big Data
13 15 (19.48%) Credit Risk
14 13 (16.88%) Business Analytics
14 13 (16.88%) Change Control
14 13 (16.88%) Regression Analysis
14 13 (16.88%) Case Management
14 13 (16.88%) Decision Tree
14 13 (16.88%) Apache Pig
14 13 (16.88%) Functional Testing
14 13 (16.88%) Ambari

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 13 (16.88%) Apache Pig
2 5 (6.49%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.90%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.30%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.30%) FileNet
4 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.79%) MS Office
3 4 (5.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.60%) SPSS
5 1 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.97%) Data Mining
1 20 (25.97%) Data Warehouse
1 20 (25.97%) Hadoop
2 16 (20.78%) Apache Hive
3 15 (19.48%) Big Data
4 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
5 12 (15.58%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 11 (14.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 8 (10.39%) DB2
8 7 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (6.49%) QlikView
9 5 (6.49%) Relational Database
9 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (5.19%) DataStage
10 4 (5.19%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (5.19%) RDBMS
11 3 (3.90%) Base SAS
11 3 (3.90%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 47 (61.04%) Finance
2 18 (23.38%) Banking
3 17 (22.08%) Legal
4 12 (15.58%) Marketing
5 9 (11.69%) Retail
6 3 (3.90%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.60%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (32.47%) Consultant
2 20 (25.97%) Analyst
3 9 (11.69%) SAS Consultant
4 8 (10.39%) Senior Consultant
5 7 (9.09%) Data Analyst
6 6 (7.79%) DBA
7 5 (6.49%) Administrator
7 5 (6.49%) Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Hadoop Consultant
7 5 (6.49%) Production DBA
7 5 (6.49%) SAS Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Data Scientist
8 4 (5.19%) Senior SAS Consultant
9 3 (3.90%) Business Analyst
9 3 (3.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (3.90%) Security Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) Technical Analyst
10 2 (2.60%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 2 (2.60%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.90%) ISPF
1 3 (3.90%) Middleware
2 2 (2.60%) Web Services
3 1 (1.30%) .NET
3 1 (1.30%) J2EE
3 1 (1.30%) REST
3 1 (1.30%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (50.65%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (19.48%) Credit Risk
3 6 (7.79%) Mainframe
4 4 (5.19%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.60%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.30%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.30%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.30%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.69%) Unix
2 3 (3.90%) zOS
3 2 (2.60%) Linux
4 1 (1.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (62.34%) Analytics
2 35 (45.45%) Data Analysis
3 24 (31.17%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 23 (29.87%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (25.97%) Risk Management
6 18 (23.38%) KYC
6 18 (23.38%) Project Management
7 13 (16.88%) Business Analytics
7 13 (16.88%) Case Management
7 13 (16.88%) Change Control
7 13 (16.88%) Decision Tree
7 13 (16.88%) Functional Testing
7 13 (16.88%) Regression Analysis
7 13 (16.88%) Workflow
8 12 (15.58%) Business Analysis
8 12 (15.58%) Factor Analysis
8 12 (15.58%) Line Management
8 12 (15.58%) Machine Learning
9 11 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 65 (84.42%) SQL
2 20 (25.97%) R
3 17 (22.08%) Python
4 6 (7.79%) PL/SQL
5 5 (6.49%) MATLAB
6 4 (5.19%) JCL
7 3 (3.90%) Assembly Language
7 3 (3.90%) CLIST
7 3 (3.90%) REXX
7 3 (3.90%) VBA
8 2 (2.60%) Java
8 2 (2.60%) SAS Macro
9 1 (1.30%) C
9 1 (1.30%) C#
9 1 (1.30%) C++
9 1 (1.30%) Lisp
9 1 (1.30%) Perl
9 1 (1.30%) Scala
Qualifications
1 27 (35.06%) Degree
2 5 (6.49%) MCITP
2 5 (6.49%) MCSA
2 5 (6.49%) MCSE
2 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (3.90%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 3 (3.90%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (16.88%) Ambari
Vendors
1 24 (31.17%) Oracle
2 11 (14.29%) MicroStrategy
3 8 (10.39%) Tableau
4 7 (9.09%) Cognos
4 7 (9.09%) Teradata
5 4 (5.19%) IBM
5 4 (5.19%) Informatica
6 3 (3.90%) CA
6 3 (3.90%) Netezza
6 3 (3.90%) SAP
6 3 (3.90%) Sybase
7 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.30%) AppDynamics
8 1 (1.30%) Guidewire
8 1 (1.30%) Norkom
8 1 (1.30%) Splunk
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £41000 - £61000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Churchill Frank
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + Large Benefits Package
Posted: 22 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago