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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 111 104 86
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -18
Permanent jobs citing SAS 48 71 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.53% 1.79% 2.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.31% 8.09% 11.18%
Number of salaries quoted 37 50 43
Average salary £47,500 £44,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.14% -5.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,200 £62,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
657 878 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 20.92% 22.13% 22.15%
Number of salaries quoted 420 582 416
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 -18 32 £50,000 +11.11% 23
Glasgow +17 18 £43,500 +12.98%
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £43,500 -
SAS
UK

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 67 (69.07%) SQL
2 60 (61.86%) Finance
3 53 (54.64%) Business Intelligence
4 40 (41.24%) Data Warehouse
5 38 (39.18%) Analytical Skills
6 34 (35.05%) Business Objects
7 28 (28.87%) Oracle
7 28 (28.87%) Data Management
8 25 (25.77%) Analytics
9 24 (24.74%) Banking
9 24 (24.74%) ETL
10 22 (22.68%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (21.65%) Data Analysis
11 21 (21.65%) Data Modelling
11 21 (21.65%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 18 (18.56%) Waterfall
12 18 (18.56%) Degree
12 18 (18.56%) Software Delivery
13 16 (16.49%) PL/SQL
14 15 (15.46%) Base SAS
15 14 (14.43%) Master Data Management
15 14 (14.43%) Data Mining
15 14 (14.43%) UNIX
16 13 (13.40%) Stakeholder Management
16 13 (13.40%) Oracle Database
17 12 (12.37%) Logical Data Model
17 12 (12.37%) Data Analytics
17 12 (12.37%) Data Mapping
17 12 (12.37%) Dimensional Modelling
18 11 (11.34%) Time Management

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.03%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 10 (10.31%) SPSS
2 7 (7.22%) MS Office
3 4 (4.12%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.06%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 6 (6.19%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (2.06%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.06%) Unica
3 1 (1.03%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (41.24%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (21.65%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 15 (15.46%) Base SAS
4 14 (14.43%) Data Mining
5 13 (13.40%) Oracle Database
6 11 (11.34%) Oracle BI EE
7 10 (10.31%) Relational Database
8 9 (9.28%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 9 (9.28%) SQL Server
8 9 (9.28%) QlikView
9 7 (7.22%) RDBMS
9 7 (7.22%) Big Data
10 6 (6.19%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (5.15%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (5.15%) OLAP
11 5 (5.15%) DataStage
12 4 (4.12%) SAS Enterprise Miner
13 3 (3.09%) Spotfire
14 2 (2.06%) Oracle OLAP
14 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Log4j
1 4 (4.12%) Maven
1 4 (4.12%) Hudson
1 4 (4.12%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.06%) ERwin
General
1 60 (61.86%) Finance
2 24 (24.74%) Banking
3 5 (5.15%) Marketing
4 4 (4.12%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.09%) Retail
6 2 (2.06%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 33 (34.02%) Analyst
2 15 (15.46%) Business Analyst
2 15 (15.46%) Senior Analyst
3 14 (14.43%) Consultant
4 13 (13.40%) Senior Business Analyst
5 10 (10.31%) Developer
6 9 (9.28%) Data Analyst
7 8 (8.25%) Programmer
7 8 (8.25%) SAS Programmer
8 7 (7.22%) Administrator
8 7 (7.22%) SAS Consultant
9 6 (6.19%) Data Manager
9 6 (6.19%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 5 (5.15%) SAS Analyst
10 5 (5.15%) SAS Administrator
10 5 (5.15%) Designer
11 4 (4.12%) Java Software Developer
11 4 (4.12%) SAS Analyst Programmer
11 4 (4.12%) Software Developer
11 4 (4.12%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.06%) HTML
1 2 (2.06%) Web Services
2 1 (1.03%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (1.03%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 38 (39.18%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.25%) Data Integration
3 6 (6.19%) Reference Data
3 6 (6.19%) Statistics
3 6 (6.19%) Mathematics
4 5 (5.15%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.15%) Economics
5 4 (4.12%) Psychology
5 4 (4.12%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.12%) Visualisation
6 3 (3.09%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (2.06%) Credit Risk
7 2 (2.06%) Social Media
8 1 (1.03%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.43%) UNIX
2 5 (5.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (54.64%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (28.87%) Data Management
3 25 (25.77%) Analytics
4 24 (24.74%) ETL
5 22 (22.68%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (21.65%) Data Modelling
6 21 (21.65%) Data Analysis
7 18 (18.56%) Software Delivery
7 18 (18.56%) Waterfall
8 14 (14.43%) Master Data Management
9 13 (13.40%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (12.37%) Dimensional Modelling
10 12 (12.37%) Logical Data Model
10 12 (12.37%) Data Analytics
10 12 (12.37%) Data Mapping
11 11 (11.34%) Metadata Management
11 11 (11.34%) Time Management
12 8 (8.25%) Data Architecture
13 7 (7.22%) Quality Management
14 6 (6.19%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (69.07%) SQL
2 16 (16.49%) PL/SQL
3 7 (7.22%) Java
4 5 (5.15%) Python
4 5 (5.15%) R
5 4 (4.12%) Bash Shell
5 4 (4.12%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.09%) VBA
6 3 (3.09%) SAS Macro
6 3 (3.09%) Lisp
6 3 (3.09%) Perl
6 3 (3.09%) C++
7 2 (2.06%) VB
8 1 (1.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (18.56%) Degree
2 4 (4.12%) ISEB
3 3 (3.09%) PhD
4 2 (2.06%) SAS Certification
5 1 (1.03%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) Basel II
1 3 (3.09%) Solvency II
1 3 (3.09%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (2.06%) MOM
Vendors
1 34 (35.05%) Business Objects
2 28 (28.87%) Oracle
3 10 (10.31%) SAP
3 10 (10.31%) Cognos
4 9 (9.28%) Teradata
5 7 (7.22%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (5.15%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.09%) Informatica
7 3 (3.09%) Tableau
8 2 (2.06%) Alterian
8 2 (2.06%) Hyperion
8 2 (2.06%) Sybase
9 1 (1.03%) BMC
9 1 (1.03%) Remedy
9 1 (1.03%) Hyland
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