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 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 118 120 138
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +18
Permanent jobs citing SAS 34 50 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.22% 1.53% 1.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.42% 8.16% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 19 40 30
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £35,000 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £79,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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
458 613 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 16.45% 18.71% 21.28%
Number of salaries quoted 288 408 490
Median salary £43,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 August 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 24 August 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 +11 28 £43,500 -3.33% 8
Glasgow -14 5 £50,000 +17.64%
SAS
UK

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 54 (51.43%) SQL
2 50 (47.62%) Business Intelligence
2 50 (47.62%) Finance
3 48 (45.71%) Analytics
4 36 (34.29%) Banking
5 32 (30.48%) Oracle
6 31 (29.52%) SQL Server
6 31 (29.52%) Big Data
7 28 (26.67%) Visualisation
8 25 (23.81%) Retail
9 23 (21.90%) Data Visualisation
10 22 (20.95%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (20.95%) Credit Risk
10 22 (20.95%) Analytical Skills
11 21 (20.00%) Unix
11 21 (20.00%) Base SAS
11 21 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 20 (19.05%) Degree
13 19 (18.10%) Hadoop
13 19 (18.10%) Python
14 18 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
14 18 (17.14%) Apache Spark
15 17 (16.19%) Data Modelling
15 17 (16.19%) Data Analytics
15 17 (16.19%) Data Management
16 16 (15.24%) MS Excel
17 15 (14.29%) SPSS
17 15 (14.29%) Tableau
18 14 (13.33%) Statistical Modelling
18 14 (13.33%) Data Mining

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 (17.14%) Apache Spark
2 5 (4.76%) MQSeries
3 4 (3.81%) CICS
4 3 (2.86%) Apache Solr
4 3 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 16 (15.24%) MS Excel
2 15 (14.29%) SPSS
3 6 (5.71%) MS Office
3 6 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (5.71%) Stata
4 2 (1.90%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.95%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (0.95%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.81%) Kerberos
1 4 (3.81%) SSH
1 4 (3.81%) SSL
2 3 (2.86%) FTP
2 3 (2.86%) HTTP
2 3 (2.86%) SNMP
2 3 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.95%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (29.52%) Big Data
1 31 (29.52%) SQL Server
2 21 (20.00%) Base SAS
2 21 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 19 (18.10%) Hadoop
4 18 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
5 14 (13.33%) Data Mining
6 10 (9.52%) MongoDB
6 10 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (8.57%) OLAP
8 8 (7.62%) QlikView
8 8 (7.62%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 7 (6.67%) DataStage
9 7 (6.67%) SAS EBI
10 6 (5.71%) Oracle BI EE
10 6 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (4.76%) DB2
11 5 (4.76%) Oracle OLAP
General
1 50 (47.62%) Finance
2 36 (34.29%) Banking
3 25 (23.81%) Retail
4 6 (5.71%) Games
5 5 (4.76%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.76%) Marketing
6 3 (2.86%) Publishing
7 2 (1.90%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.90%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.95%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (29.52%) Consultant
2 22 (20.95%) Analyst
3 17 (16.19%) SAS Consultant
4 13 (12.38%) Analytics Manager
5 12 (11.43%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 12 (11.43%) Data Analytics Manager
5 12 (11.43%) Data Manager
6 10 (9.52%) Data Scientist
6 10 (9.52%) Senior Consultant
7 9 (8.57%) Senior Data Scientist
8 8 (7.62%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 8 (7.62%) Developer
8 8 (7.62%) Security Engineer
8 8 (7.62%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (4.76%) Data Analyst
9 5 (4.76%) Data Consultant
9 5 (4.76%) Risk Analyst
9 5 (4.76%) SAS Analyst
9 5 (4.76%) SAS BI Consultant
10 4 (3.81%) Senior SAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.71%) D3.js
2 5 (4.76%) ISPF
2 5 (4.76%) Middleware
3 3 (2.86%) Apache Flex
3 3 (2.86%) CGI
3 3 (2.86%) Ext JS
3 3 (2.86%) GWT
3 3 (2.86%) Kafka
3 3 (2.86%) REST
3 3 (2.86%) Silverlight
3 3 (2.86%) SOAP
3 3 (2.86%) XML
4 2 (1.90%) .NET
4 2 (1.90%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.90%) Java EE
5 1 (0.95%) Drools
5 1 (0.95%) HTML
5 1 (0.95%) MEAN Stack
Miscellaneous
1 28 (26.67%) Visualisation
2 22 (20.95%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (20.95%) Credit Risk
3 13 (12.38%) Computer Science
3 13 (12.38%) Mathematics
4 12 (11.43%) Statistics
5 7 (6.67%) Applied Mathematics
6 6 (5.71%) Informatics
6 6 (5.71%) Mainframe
7 4 (3.81%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (3.81%) Economics
7 4 (3.81%) PKI
8 3 (2.86%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.86%) RIA
9 2 (1.90%) Credit Derivative
9 2 (1.90%) Data Extraction
9 2 (1.90%) Derivative
9 2 (1.90%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.90%) Graphic Design
9 2 (1.90%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.00%) Unix
2 8 (7.62%) Linux
3 5 (4.76%) Windows
3 5 (4.76%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (47.62%) Business Intelligence
2 48 (45.71%) Analytics
3 23 (21.90%) Data Visualisation
4 22 (20.95%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (16.19%) Data Analytics
5 17 (16.19%) Data Management
5 17 (16.19%) Data Modelling
6 14 (13.33%) Statistical Modelling
7 13 (12.38%) Business Analysis
7 13 (12.38%) Business Development
7 13 (12.38%) Data Analysis
8 10 (9.52%) Project Management
8 10 (9.52%) Time Management
8 10 (9.52%) Waterfall
9 9 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (7.62%) Data Governance
11 7 (6.67%) Master Data Management
12 6 (5.71%) Information Security
12 6 (5.71%) Software Delivery
13 5 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 54 (51.43%) SQL
2 19 (18.10%) Python
3 12 (11.43%) R
4 11 (10.48%) Perl
5 10 (9.52%) Java
5 10 (9.52%) Scala
6 9 (8.57%) C++
7 7 (6.67%) C
7 7 (6.67%) PL/SQL
8 6 (5.71%) JavaScript
8 6 (5.71%) SAS Macro
9 5 (4.76%) Assembly Language
9 5 (4.76%) C#
9 5 (4.76%) CLIST
9 5 (4.76%) JCL
9 5 (4.76%) REXX
9 5 (4.76%) VBA
10 4 (3.81%) Lisp
10 4 (3.81%) MATLAB
10 4 (3.81%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (19.05%) Degree
2 9 (8.57%) PhD
3 1 (0.95%) ISEB
3 1 (0.95%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.95%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.81%) Data Quality
1 4 (3.81%) IAS 39
2 1 (0.95%) Basel II
2 1 (0.95%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (4.76%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 5 (4.76%) Time Sharing Option
2 4 (3.81%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (3.81%) zSecure
2 3 (2.86%) Fluentd
2 3 (2.86%) Nagios
2 3 (2.86%) Nessus
2 3 (2.86%) QRadar
Vendors
1 32 (30.48%) Oracle
2 15 (14.29%) Tableau
3 10 (9.52%) Informatica
4 9 (8.57%) IBM
4 9 (8.57%) Microsoft
5 8 (7.62%) Cognos
5 8 (7.62%) MicroStrategy
6 7 (6.67%) Teradata
7 6 (5.71%) Greenplum
8 5 (4.76%) CA
8 5 (4.76%) Netezza
8 5 (4.76%) SAP
8 5 (4.76%) Sybase
9 4 (3.81%) Ab Initio
9 4 (3.81%) Hyperion
10 3 (2.86%) ArcSight
10 3 (2.86%) Qualys
10 3 (2.86%) ServiceNow
10 3 (2.86%) Splunk
11 1 (0.95%) Optimizely
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Posted: 6 days ago
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