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

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 104 103 108
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing SAS 58 65 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.05% 2.07% 1.83%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.88% 10.14% 8.02%
Number of salaries quoted 39 48 54
Median salary £56,250 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,956 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
533 641 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 18.81% 20.38% 22.80%
Number of salaries quoted 295 420 596
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +26 46 £56,250 +12.50% 16
Glasgow -27 10 £59,500 +40.00% 1
SAS
UK

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 73 (51.77%) SQL
2 62 (43.97%) Finance
3 60 (42.55%) Analytics
4 58 (41.13%) Business Intelligence
5 45 (31.91%) Banking
6 42 (29.79%) Oracle
7 38 (26.95%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 34 (24.11%) Unix
9 33 (23.40%) SQL Server
10 31 (21.99%) Degree
10 31 (21.99%) Credit Risk
11 30 (21.28%) Big Data
12 29 (20.57%) Retail
13 27 (19.15%) Data Warehouse
13 27 (19.15%) Base SAS
14 26 (18.44%) Visualisation
15 23 (16.31%) Data Visualisation
15 23 (16.31%) Data Management
15 23 (16.31%) Data Modelling
15 23 (16.31%) Agile Software Development
16 22 (15.60%) Analytical Skills
17 18 (12.77%) Hadoop
17 18 (12.77%) BusinessObjects
17 18 (12.77%) SPSS
18 17 (12.06%) Stakeholder Management
18 17 (12.06%) Data Analytics
18 17 (12.06%) Statistics
19 16 (11.35%) Mathematics
19 16 (11.35%) SAS Data Integration Studio
20 15 (10.64%) Statistical Modelling

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 (9.22%) Apache Spark
2 5 (3.55%) MQSeries
3 4 (2.84%) CICS
4 3 (2.13%) Apache Solr
4 3 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 18 (12.77%) SPSS
2 13 (9.22%) MS Excel
3 10 (7.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (5.67%) MS Office
5 5 (3.55%) Stata
6 4 (2.84%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.84%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.84%) Kerberos
1 4 (2.84%) SSH
1 4 (2.84%) SSL
2 3 (2.13%) FTP
2 3 (2.13%) HTTP
2 3 (2.13%) SNMP
2 3 (2.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.71%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (26.95%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 33 (23.40%) SQL Server
3 30 (21.28%) Big Data
4 27 (19.15%) Base SAS
4 27 (19.15%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (12.77%) BusinessObjects
5 18 (12.77%) Hadoop
6 16 (11.35%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 10 (7.09%) Data Mining
7 10 (7.09%) OLAP
7 10 (7.09%) QlikView
8 9 (6.38%) DataStage
8 9 (6.38%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 8 (5.67%) RDBMS
9 8 (5.67%) Relational Database
10 7 (4.96%) Oracle BI EE
10 7 (4.96%) Oracle Database
10 7 (4.96%) SAS EBI
11 6 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 62 (43.97%) Finance
2 45 (31.91%) Banking
3 29 (20.57%) Retail
4 7 (4.96%) Marketing
5 5 (3.55%) Games
5 5 (3.55%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.84%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.84%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.13%) Publishing
8 1 (0.71%) Back Office
8 1 (0.71%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (29.79%) Consultant
2 29 (20.57%) Analyst
3 22 (15.60%) SAS Consultant
4 13 (9.22%) Analytics Manager
5 12 (8.51%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 12 (8.51%) Data Analytics Manager
5 12 (8.51%) Data Manager
6 10 (7.09%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 10 (7.09%) Developer
6 10 (7.09%) Senior Consultant
7 9 (6.38%) Administrator
7 9 (6.38%) SAS Administrator
8 8 (5.67%) Security Engineer
9 7 (4.96%) Risk Analyst
10 6 (4.26%) Data Analyst
10 6 (4.26%) SAS Analyst
10 6 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (4.26%) Unix Administrator
11 5 (3.55%) Business Analyst
11 5 (3.55%) Credit Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.26%) D3.js
2 5 (3.55%) ISPF
2 5 (3.55%) Middleware
3 4 (2.84%) .NET
4 3 (2.13%) Apache Flex
4 3 (2.13%) CGI
4 3 (2.13%) Ext JS
4 3 (2.13%) GWT
4 3 (2.13%) Kafka
4 3 (2.13%) REST
4 3 (2.13%) Silverlight
4 3 (2.13%) SOAP
4 3 (2.13%) XML
5 2 (1.42%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.42%) Java EE
6 1 (0.71%) Drools
6 1 (0.71%) HTML
6 1 (0.71%) HTML5
6 1 (0.71%) MEAN Stack
Miscellaneous
1 31 (21.99%) Credit Risk
2 26 (18.44%) Visualisation
3 22 (15.60%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (12.06%) Statistics
5 16 (11.35%) Mathematics
6 12 (8.51%) Computer Science
7 10 (7.09%) Mainframe
8 9 (6.38%) Economics
9 7 (4.96%) Management Information System
10 5 (3.55%) Applied Mathematics
10 5 (3.55%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (3.55%) Informatics
11 4 (2.84%) Credit Derivative
11 4 (2.84%) Data Extraction
11 4 (2.84%) Derivative
11 4 (2.84%) Fixed Income
11 4 (2.84%) Physics
11 4 (2.84%) PKI
11 4 (2.84%) Psychology
11 4 (2.84%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (24.11%) Unix
2 8 (5.67%) Linux
3 5 (3.55%) Windows
3 5 (3.55%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (42.55%) Analytics
2 58 (41.13%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (16.31%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (16.31%) Data Management
3 23 (16.31%) Data Modelling
3 23 (16.31%) Data Visualisation
4 17 (12.06%) Data Analytics
4 17 (12.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (10.64%) Statistical Modelling
6 14 (9.93%) Business Analysis
6 14 (9.93%) Data Analysis
7 13 (9.22%) Business Development
8 11 (7.80%) ETL
8 11 (7.80%) Risk Analytics
9 10 (7.09%) Data Governance
9 10 (7.09%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (7.09%) Project Management
9 10 (7.09%) Waterfall
10 8 (5.67%) Information Security
10 8 (5.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (51.77%) SQL
2 15 (10.64%) R
3 14 (9.93%) Python
4 13 (9.22%) Java
5 12 (8.51%) C++
5 12 (8.51%) Perl
6 9 (6.38%) PL/SQL
7 8 (5.67%) C
7 8 (5.67%) VBA
8 7 (4.96%) C#
8 7 (4.96%) SAS Macro
9 6 (4.26%) JavaScript
10 5 (3.55%) Assembly Language
10 5 (3.55%) CLIST
10 5 (3.55%) JCL
10 5 (3.55%) Lisp
10 5 (3.55%) REXX
10 5 (3.55%) Scala
11 4 (2.84%) MATLAB
11 4 (2.84%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (21.99%) Degree
2 11 (7.80%) PhD
3 1 (0.71%) ISEB
3 1 (0.71%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.71%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.84%) IAS 39
2 3 (2.13%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.71%) Basel II
3 1 (0.71%) QA
3 1 (0.71%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (3.55%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 5 (3.55%) Time Sharing Option
2 4 (2.84%) RACF
3 1 (0.71%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 4 (2.84%) zSecure
2 3 (2.13%) Fluentd
2 3 (2.13%) Nagios
2 3 (2.13%) Nessus
2 3 (2.13%) QRadar
Vendors
1 42 (29.79%) Oracle
2 14 (9.93%) Tableau
3 13 (9.22%) Teradata
4 12 (8.51%) Cognos
5 11 (7.80%) Microsoft
6 10 (7.09%) Informatica
7 9 (6.38%) IBM
7 9 (6.38%) Red Hat
8 7 (4.96%) MicroStrategy
9 6 (4.26%) SAP
10 5 (3.55%) CA
10 5 (3.55%) Greenplum
10 5 (3.55%) Sybase
11 4 (2.84%) Ab Initio
11 4 (2.84%) Adobe
11 4 (2.84%) Google
11 4 (2.84%) Hyperion
11 4 (2.84%) Netezza
12 3 (2.13%) Qualys
12 3 (2.13%) Splunk
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45k - £58k plus attractive benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: Company benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45k - £60k plus attractive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
TDA Group
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus +OT +30 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£58,000 depending on experience.
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55k - £65kk plus attractive benefits, 30 days holiday and extensive c
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus attractive benefits, 30 days holiday and extensive ca
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HMRC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £57500 per annum + pension and bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £51000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + car, bonus & benefits
Posted: 23 days ago