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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 130 70 101
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +31
Permanent jobs citing SAS 43 92 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.19% 3.03% 1.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.43% 15.70% 8.64%
Number of salaries quoted 28 77 48
Average salary £41,000 £50,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £38,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,300 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
792 586 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 21.88% 19.29% 21.44%
Number of salaries quoted 493 383 498
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -43 36 £35,000 -35.18% 20
Glasgow -12 7 £54,000 +30.12% 2
SAS
UK

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 69 (62.16%) SQL
2 67 (60.36%) Finance
3 48 (43.24%) Banking
4 46 (41.44%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (28.83%) Business Intelligence
6 30 (27.03%) Retail
7 28 (25.23%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (18.02%) Marketing
9 18 (16.22%) Oracle
10 16 (14.41%) Analytics
11 14 (12.61%) Business Analysis
12 13 (11.71%) Change Management
12 13 (11.71%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 12 (10.81%) Retail Banking
13 12 (10.81%) QA
13 12 (10.81%) PL/SQL
13 12 (10.81%) Project Management
14 11 (9.91%) Data Analysis
15 10 (9.01%) ETL
15 10 (9.01%) SAS Data Integration Studio
16 9 (8.11%) Mathematics
16 9 (8.11%) Quantitative Analysis
16 9 (8.11%) Credit Risk
16 9 (8.11%) MS Excel
16 9 (8.11%) Informatica
16 9 (8.11%) MicroStrategy
16 9 (8.11%) Data Management
17 8 (7.21%) Artificial Intelligence
17 8 (7.21%) Software Engineering
17 8 (7.21%) Stakeholder Management

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 7 (6.31%) CICS
2 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.31%) SPSS
3 3 (2.70%) MS Office
4 2 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.90%) FastStats
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.70%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (25.23%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (11.71%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 10 (9.01%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 8 (7.21%) DataStage
4 8 (7.21%) Base SAS
5 7 (6.31%) DB2
6 5 (4.50%) Relational Database
6 5 (4.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.60%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (3.60%) RDBMS
7 4 (3.60%) Oracle Database
7 4 (3.60%) SAP Data Services
7 4 (3.60%) Big Data
8 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.70%) OLAP
9 2 (1.80%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.80%) Snowflake Schema
9 2 (1.80%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.80%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.80%) ERwin
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle APEX
General
1 67 (60.36%) Finance
2 48 (43.24%) Banking
3 30 (27.03%) Retail
4 20 (18.02%) Marketing
5 12 (10.81%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.90%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.90%) Law
7 1 (0.90%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (45.95%) Analyst
2 19 (17.12%) Developer
3 14 (12.61%) Data Analyst
4 13 (11.71%) MI Analyst
5 12 (10.81%) Senior Analyst
6 11 (9.91%) SAS Developer
7 9 (8.11%) Consultant
8 8 (7.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 8 (7.21%) Software Engineer
8 8 (7.21%) Architect
9 7 (6.31%) Technical Specialist
10 6 (5.41%) Programmer
10 6 (5.41%) SAS Consultant
10 6 (5.41%) SAS Programmer
10 6 (5.41%) Senior Consultant
11 5 (4.50%) Business Analyst
11 5 (4.50%) Junior
11 5 (4.50%) Risk Analyst
11 5 (4.50%) Junior Software Engineer
12 4 (3.60%) Credit Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.60%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 46 (41.44%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.11%) Mathematics
2 9 (8.11%) Credit Risk
3 8 (7.21%) Artificial Intelligence
3 8 (7.21%) Mainframe
3 8 (7.21%) Computer Science
4 7 (6.31%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (2.70%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.70%) Statistics
5 3 (2.70%) Chip Card
5 3 (2.70%) GIS
6 2 (1.80%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.80%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.80%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.90%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.90%) PMI
7 1 (0.90%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.80%) UNIX
2 1 (0.90%) Windows
2 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (28.83%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (14.41%) Analytics
3 14 (12.61%) Business Analysis
4 13 (11.71%) Change Management
5 12 (10.81%) Project Management
6 11 (9.91%) Data Analysis
7 10 (9.01%) ETL
8 9 (8.11%) Quantitative Analysis
8 9 (8.11%) Data Management
9 8 (7.21%) Software Engineering
9 8 (7.21%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (7.21%) Release Management
10 7 (6.31%) Mentoring
10 7 (6.31%) Coaching
11 6 (5.41%) Risk Management
11 6 (5.41%) Data Modelling
12 5 (4.50%) Information Management
13 4 (3.60%) OO
13 4 (3.60%) Customer Analysis
13 4 (3.60%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 69 (62.16%) SQL
2 12 (10.81%) PL/SQL
3 8 (7.21%) Lisp
3 8 (7.21%) Python
3 8 (7.21%) Perl
4 7 (6.31%) COBOL
4 7 (6.31%) JCL
4 7 (6.31%) REXX
4 7 (6.31%) Assembly Language
5 5 (4.50%) Java
6 3 (2.70%) R
6 3 (2.70%) SAS Macro
7 2 (1.80%) C++
8 1 (0.90%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.90%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 8 (7.21%) PhD
2 6 (5.41%) Degree
3 2 (1.80%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.80%) ISEB
4 1 (0.90%) SAS Certification
4 1 (0.90%) PMP
4 1 (0.90%) MBA
4 1 (0.90%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.81%) QA
2 2 (1.80%) Basel II
2 2 (1.80%) Solvency II
2 2 (1.80%) CRD IV
3 1 (0.90%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (6.31%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 18 (16.22%) Oracle
2 9 (8.11%) Informatica
2 9 (8.11%) MicroStrategy
3 8 (7.21%) IBM
4 7 (6.31%) Business Objects
5 6 (5.41%) Microsoft
5 6 (5.41%) Cognos
6 5 (4.50%) SAP
7 4 (3.60%) Alterian
7 4 (3.60%) Ab Initio
7 4 (3.60%) Teradata
7 4 (3.60%) SmartFocus
8 2 (1.80%) i2
9 1 (0.90%) TSYS
9 1 (0.90%) Netezza
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