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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 112 134 68
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -66
Permanent jobs citing SAS 54 39 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.62% 1.04% 3.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.57% 4.64% 15.82%
Number of salaries quoted 43 28 74
Average salary £43,000 £42,250 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.77% -21.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £30,050 £39,450
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £54,300 £67,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-6.97% -7.52%
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
630 840 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 18.90% 22.49% 19.49%
Number of salaries quoted 415 521 378
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
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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 -1 36 £45,000 +24.13% 10
Glasgow +19 21 £41,500 -23.14% 2
SAS
UK

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 81 (69.23%) Finance
2 74 (63.25%) SQL
3 59 (50.43%) Business Intelligence
4 55 (47.01%) Analytical Skills
5 44 (37.61%) BusinessObjects
6 41 (35.04%) Analytics
7 39 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
7 39 (33.33%) Banking
8 31 (26.50%) Data Analysis
8 31 (26.50%) Oracle
9 29 (24.79%) Waterfall
9 29 (24.79%) Software Delivery
10 28 (23.93%) Data Modelling
11 24 (20.51%) Data Management
12 23 (19.66%) ETL
13 22 (18.80%) Cognos
14 21 (17.95%) MicroStrategy
14 21 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
14 21 (17.95%) Relational Database
14 21 (17.95%) Degree
15 20 (17.09%) SPSS
16 18 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
16 18 (15.38%) Time Management
16 18 (15.38%) Oracle BI EE
16 18 (15.38%) Logical Data Model
17 17 (14.53%) Dimensional Modelling
17 17 (14.53%) Data Mapping
17 17 (14.53%) Big Data
17 17 (14.53%) Data Analytics
17 17 (14.53%) Business Analysis

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 6 (5.13%) Apache Pig
2 5 (4.27%) Apache
3 1 (0.85%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 20 (17.09%) SPSS
2 14 (11.97%) MS Office
3 10 (8.55%) MS Excel
4 8 (6.84%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.27%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (4.27%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (4.27%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (4.27%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (1.71%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.71%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (37.61%) BusinessObjects
2 39 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (17.95%) Relational Database
4 18 (15.38%) Oracle BI EE
5 17 (14.53%) Big Data
6 12 (10.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 11 (9.40%) RDBMS
8 9 (7.69%) Data Mining
8 9 (7.69%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 8 (6.84%) Hadoop
9 8 (6.84%) SQL Server
10 7 (5.98%) Spotfire
10 7 (5.98%) QlikView
10 7 (5.98%) Pentaho
11 6 (5.13%) Apache Hive
11 6 (5.13%) MongoDB
11 6 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (5.13%) NoSQL
11 6 (5.13%) HBase
11 6 (5.13%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 6 (5.13%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.85%) RequisitePro
General
1 81 (69.23%) Finance
2 39 (33.33%) Banking
3 11 (9.40%) Retail
4 2 (1.71%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.71%) Marketing
4 2 (1.71%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 49 (41.88%) Analyst
2 21 (17.95%) Senior Analyst
3 20 (17.09%) Business Analyst
4 15 (12.82%) Senior Business Analyst
5 13 (11.11%) Data Analyst
6 12 (10.26%) Developer
7 9 (7.69%) Data Manager
8 8 (6.84%) Consultant
9 7 (5.98%) Administrator
9 7 (5.98%) Big Data Developer
10 6 (5.13%) SAS Administrator
11 5 (4.27%) Solutions Analyst
11 5 (4.27%) Customer Analyst
11 5 (4.27%) Big Data Architect
11 5 (4.27%) Data Business Analyst
11 5 (4.27%) Designer
11 5 (4.27%) Data Analytics Manager
11 5 (4.27%) Data Architect
11 5 (4.27%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (4.27%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.98%) Web Services
2 5 (4.27%) MLlib
3 3 (2.56%) HTML
3 3 (2.56%) .NET
3 3 (2.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 55 (47.01%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 11 (9.40%) Statistics
3 11 (9.40%) Computer Science
4 10 (8.55%) Management Information System
5 8 (6.84%) Data Integration
6 7 (5.98%) Economics
7 6 (5.13%) Psychology
8 4 (3.42%) Algorithms
8 4 (3.42%) Credit Risk
8 4 (3.42%) Visualisation
8 4 (3.42%) Neural Network
9 3 (2.56%) Mainframe
9 3 (2.56%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (2.56%) Physics
10 2 (1.71%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.85%) Data Conversion
11 1 (0.85%) IBM Mainframe
11 1 (0.85%) Chemistry
11 1 (0.85%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.53%) UNIX
2 10 (8.55%) Linux
3 5 (4.27%) Windows
4 1 (0.85%) AIX
4 1 (0.85%) Solaris
4 1 (0.85%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (50.43%) Business Intelligence
2 41 (35.04%) Analytics
3 31 (26.50%) Data Analysis
4 29 (24.79%) Waterfall
4 29 (24.79%) Software Delivery
5 28 (23.93%) Data Modelling
6 24 (20.51%) Data Management
7 23 (19.66%) ETL
8 21 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (15.38%) Time Management
9 18 (15.38%) Logical Data Model
10 17 (14.53%) Dimensional Modelling
10 17 (14.53%) Data Mapping
10 17 (14.53%) Data Analytics
10 17 (14.53%) Business Analysis
11 16 (13.68%) Metadata Management
12 14 (11.97%) Master Data Management
13 13 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
13 13 (11.11%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (63.25%) SQL
2 16 (13.68%) Java
2 16 (13.68%) Python
3 15 (12.82%) R
4 8 (6.84%) Perl
4 8 (6.84%) PL/SQL
5 7 (5.98%) VBA
6 6 (5.13%) C++
7 5 (4.27%) PHP
8 4 (3.42%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.42%) MATLAB
9 3 (2.56%) Lisp
9 3 (2.56%) C#
9 3 (2.56%) VB
10 2 (1.71%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 21 (17.95%) Degree
2 7 (5.98%) PhD
3 6 (5.13%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.42%) ISEB
5 1 (0.85%) HNC
5 1 (0.85%) HND
5 1 (0.85%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.42%) Basel II
1 4 (3.42%) Solvency II
2 2 (1.71%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (5.13%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.85%) HDFS
2 1 (0.85%) GPFS
2 1 (0.85%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.27%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.71%) MOM
Vendors
1 31 (26.50%) Oracle
2 22 (18.80%) Cognos
3 21 (17.95%) MicroStrategy
4 14 (11.97%) Microsoft
5 13 (11.11%) SAP
5 13 (11.11%) Teradata
6 9 (7.69%) Informatica
7 7 (5.98%) Tableau
8 6 (5.13%) Talend
8 6 (5.13%) Netezza
9 5 (4.27%) Vertica
9 5 (4.27%) Greenplum
10 2 (1.71%) Google
10 2 (1.71%) Remedy
10 2 (1.71%) IBM
10 2 (1.71%) Adobe
10 2 (1.71%) BMC
11 1 (0.85%) Hyperion
11 1 (0.85%) Ab Initio
11 1 (0.85%) VMware
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