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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 93 95 92
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing SAS 59 80 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.00% 2.09% 2.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.19% 9.41% 9.83%
Number of salaries quoted 44 62 33
Average salary £45,000 £42,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.50% -19.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,150 £27,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £62,500 £69,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -6.66%
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
642 850 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 21.74% 22.19% 21.69%
Number of salaries quoted 421 581 420
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,300 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
(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 -15 32 £50,000 +17.64% 22
Glasgow +23 24 £42,500 +57.40% 1
Fife - 3 £31,500 -
Midlothian - 1 - -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £43,500 -
SAS
UK

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 74 (67.89%) SQL
2 66 (60.55%) Finance
3 63 (57.80%) Business Intelligence
4 49 (44.95%) Analytical Skills
5 45 (41.28%) Data Warehouse
6 41 (37.61%) Business Objects
7 32 (29.36%) Oracle
8 31 (28.44%) Analytics
9 29 (26.61%) Data Analysis
10 28 (25.69%) Data Management
11 26 (23.85%) Agile Software Development
11 26 (23.85%) Banking
11 26 (23.85%) Waterfall
11 26 (23.85%) Software Delivery
12 25 (22.94%) Data Modelling
13 24 (22.02%) ETL
14 23 (21.10%) Degree
15 21 (19.27%) UNIX
16 20 (18.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
17 19 (17.43%) Stakeholder Management
18 17 (15.60%) Oracle BI EE
19 16 (14.68%) Master Data Management
19 16 (14.68%) SPSS
19 16 (14.68%) Data Mining
19 16 (14.68%) PL/SQL
20 15 (13.76%) Cognos
20 15 (13.76%) Data Analytics
20 15 (13.76%) Relational Database
20 15 (13.76%) Time Management
20 15 (13.76%) Dimensional Modelling

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1 (0.92%) Apache Pig
1 1 (0.92%) PowerExchange
1 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (14.68%) SPSS
2 10 (9.17%) MS Office
3 4 (3.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.92%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (1.83%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.92%) Unica
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.92%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.83%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (41.28%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (18.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 17 (15.60%) Oracle BI EE
4 16 (14.68%) Data Mining
5 15 (13.76%) Relational Database
6 13 (11.93%) Oracle Database
6 13 (11.93%) Base SAS
7 10 (9.17%) RDBMS
7 10 (9.17%) Big Data
8 9 (8.26%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 9 (8.26%) QlikView
9 8 (7.34%) SQL Server
9 8 (7.34%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (6.42%) DataStage
11 5 (4.59%) SAS Enterprise Miner
12 4 (3.67%) OLAP
12 4 (3.67%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (3.67%) Data Mart
12 4 (3.67%) Spotfire
13 2 (1.83%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Jenkins
1 3 (2.75%) Hudson
1 3 (2.75%) Log4j
1 3 (2.75%) Maven
2 1 (0.92%) ERwin
General
1 66 (60.55%) Finance
2 26 (23.85%) Banking
3 4 (3.67%) Retail
3 4 (3.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.67%) Marketing
4 3 (2.75%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 40 (36.70%) Analyst
2 19 (17.43%) Senior Analyst
3 18 (16.51%) Business Analyst
4 15 (13.76%) Senior Business Analyst
5 14 (12.84%) Consultant
6 10 (9.17%) Developer
7 9 (8.26%) SAS Consultant
7 9 (8.26%) Data Analyst
8 8 (7.34%) Administrator
8 8 (7.34%) Designer
9 7 (6.42%) Data Manager
10 6 (5.50%) SAS Administrator
10 6 (5.50%) Data Scientist
11 5 (4.59%) Data Analytics Manager
11 5 (4.59%) Senior Designer
11 5 (4.59%) SAS Analyst
12 4 (3.67%) SAS Programmer
12 4 (3.67%) Statistician
12 4 (3.67%) Programmer
12 4 (3.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.75%) Web Services
2 2 (1.83%) HTML
3 1 (0.92%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (0.92%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 49 (44.95%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.01%) Mathematics
2 12 (11.01%) Statistics
3 9 (8.26%) Data Integration
4 8 (7.34%) Computer Science
5 7 (6.42%) Economics
6 6 (5.50%) Management Information System
6 6 (5.50%) Psychology
7 5 (4.59%) Visualisation
7 5 (4.59%) Reference Data
8 4 (3.67%) Neural Network
8 4 (3.67%) Algorithms
9 3 (2.75%) Mainframe
9 3 (2.75%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (0.92%) Social Media
10 1 (0.92%) IBM Mainframe
10 1 (0.92%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 21 (19.27%) UNIX
2 6 (5.50%) Linux
3 2 (1.83%) Windows
4 1 (0.92%) zOS
4 1 (0.92%) AIX
4 1 (0.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (57.80%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (28.44%) Analytics
3 29 (26.61%) Data Analysis
4 28 (25.69%) Data Management
5 26 (23.85%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (23.85%) Waterfall
5 26 (23.85%) Software Delivery
6 25 (22.94%) Data Modelling
7 24 (22.02%) ETL
8 19 (17.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (14.68%) Master Data Management
10 15 (13.76%) Data Analytics
10 15 (13.76%) Time Management
10 15 (13.76%) Dimensional Modelling
10 15 (13.76%) Data Mapping
10 15 (13.76%) Logical Data Model
11 14 (12.84%) Metadata Management
12 12 (11.01%) Quality Management
13 8 (7.34%) Requirements Analysis
13 8 (7.34%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 74 (67.89%) SQL
2 16 (14.68%) PL/SQL
3 12 (11.01%) R
4 11 (10.09%) Java
5 10 (9.17%) Python
6 9 (8.26%) VBA
7 4 (3.67%) MATLAB
7 4 (3.67%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.75%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.75%) SAS Macro
8 3 (2.75%) Lisp
8 3 (2.75%) VB
8 3 (2.75%) Perl
8 3 (2.75%) C++
9 1 (0.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (21.10%) Degree
2 7 (6.42%) PhD
3 4 (3.67%) ISEB
4 1 (0.92%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) Data Quality
1 3 (2.75%) Solvency II
1 3 (2.75%) Basel II
System Software
1 1 (0.92%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.92%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (2.75%) MOM
Vendors
1 41 (37.61%) Business Objects
2 32 (29.36%) Oracle
3 15 (13.76%) Cognos
4 13 (11.93%) SAP
4 13 (11.93%) MicroStrategy
5 9 (8.26%) Microsoft
6 7 (6.42%) Teradata
7 4 (3.67%) Tableau
8 3 (2.75%) Informatica
9 2 (1.83%) Remedy
9 2 (1.83%) BMC
9 2 (1.83%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.83%) Adobe
9 2 (1.83%) Google
10 1 (0.92%) IBM
10 1 (0.92%) Sybase
10 1 (0.92%) VMware
10 1 (0.92%) Alterian
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