The table below looks at the statistics for Base SAS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Base SAS over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Rank 739 719 717
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -2
Permanent jobs citing Base SAS 163 158 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.47% 0.47% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 149 141 168
Average salary £46,250 £47,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
34891 33759 35987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.48% 31.64% 31.06%
Number of salaries quoted 29329 29231 31666
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Base SAS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Base SAS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Base SAS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Base SAS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Base SAS within the UK.

Base SAS Salary Trend in the UK

Base SAS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Base SAS over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Base SAS Salary Histogram in the UK

Base SAS
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Base SAS within the UK over the 3 months to 19 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
England -17 149 £47,500 +1.60% 56
London -35 69 £53,750 +29.51% 22
South East -36 21 £45,000 -10.00% 1
West Midlands +5 17 £44,000 +25.71% 4
Surrey +7 14 £65,000 +8.33%
North West -15 14 £50,000 +17.64% 6
South West -16 13 £30,000 -26.38% 7
West Yorkshire -22 12 £33,750 +27.35% 6
Yorkshire -22 12 £35,000 +32.07% 9
City of London +7 11 £55,000 +35.80% 17
Bristol - 10 £30,000 - 7
Birmingham +1 9 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Leeds - 6 £37,500 - 4
Manchester +3 5 £44,250 +10.62% 3
South Wales - 5 £37,500 - 1
Wales - 5 £37,500 - 1
Edinburgh -11 4 £37,500 -40.00% 2
Scotland -16 4 £37,500 -42.30% 2
Cardiff - 4 £37,500 - 1
Bingley - 4 £30,000 -
Oxfordshire +7 3 £43,000 +7.50%
Reigate -30 3 £70,000 +16.66%
Berkshire +4 2 £45,000 -35.71% 1
Staffordshire - 2 £35,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 2 £48,000 -
Cambridgeshire -2 1 £32,500 -13.33%
Haywards Heath -5 1 £42,500 +21.42%
Chester -7 1 £60,000 +15.94% 2
East Midlands -8 1 £37,500 -50.00% 5
Cheshire -12 1 £60,000 +15.94% 2

Base SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Base 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 Base SAS.

1 315 (100.00%) SAS
2 134 (42.54%) SQL
3 128 (40.63%) Finance
4 121 (38.41%) Business Intelligence
5 100 (31.75%) Analytics
6 96 (30.48%) Analytical Skills
7 92 (29.21%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 89 (28.25%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 82 (26.03%) Degree
9 82 (26.03%) Data Warehouse
10 78 (24.76%) ETL
11 65 (20.63%) Data Management
12 63 (20.00%) Marketing
13 59 (18.73%) Retail
14 52 (16.51%) Statistics
15 50 (15.87%) Mathematics
16 49 (15.56%) Credit Risk
17 46 (14.60%) Oracle
17 46 (14.60%) Banking
18 43 (13.65%) Statistical Modelling
19 39 (12.38%) SAS Macro
20 36 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
21 30 (9.52%) CRM
21 30 (9.52%) Data Analysis
22 27 (8.57%) SAS Enterprise Miner
22 27 (8.57%) Business Objects
23 25 (7.94%) Microsoft
23 25 (7.94%) Data Integration
24 24 (7.62%) Data Modelling
24 24 (7.62%) OLAP

Base SAS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Base 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 Base SAS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 315 (100.00%) SAS
2 5 (1.59%) ArcGIS
3 4 (1.27%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 21 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 21 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (2.54%) SPSS
3 5 (1.59%) MS Office
4 2 (0.63%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.32%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (0.32%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (29.21%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 89 (28.25%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 82 (26.03%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (8.57%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 24 (7.62%) OLAP
6 20 (6.35%) SQL Server
7 19 (6.03%) BusinessObjects
7 19 (6.03%) Big Data
8 14 (4.44%) Relational Database
8 14 (4.44%) Data Mining
9 12 (3.81%) Hadoop
9 12 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (3.17%) Oracle Database
10 10 (3.17%) QlikView
11 9 (2.86%) DB2
12 5 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (1.27%) Data Mart
13 4 (1.27%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.27%) Oracle Exadata
14 2 (0.63%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (1.90%) ProC
2 2 (0.63%) ERwin
General
1 128 (40.63%) Finance
2 63 (20.00%) Marketing
3 59 (18.73%) Retail
4 46 (14.60%) Banking
5 12 (3.81%) Financial Institution
5 12 (3.81%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.86%) Retail Banking
7 8 (2.54%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.27%) Advertising
9 2 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.63%) Legal
10 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 119 (37.78%) Analyst
2 78 (24.76%) SAS Analyst
3 72 (22.86%) Developer
4 54 (17.14%) SAS Developer
5 48 (15.24%) Senior Analyst
6 40 (12.70%) Consultant
7 34 (10.79%) SAS Consultant
8 31 (9.84%) Data Analyst
9 29 (9.21%) Risk Analyst
10 28 (8.89%) Senior SAS Analyst
11 24 (7.62%) Credit Analyst
12 23 (7.30%) Credit Risk Analyst
13 17 (5.40%) Senior Risk Analyst
14 16 (5.08%) Team Leader
14 16 (5.08%) SAS Data Analyst
15 14 (4.44%) Senior Consultant
16 13 (4.13%) Senior Developer
17 12 (3.81%) Programmer
17 12 (3.81%) SAS Programmer
17 12 (3.81%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.22%) ODBC
2 3 (0.95%) Web Services
3 2 (0.63%) XML
3 2 (0.63%) XSD
3 2 (0.63%) XSLT
4 1 (0.32%) .NET
4 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 96 (30.48%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (16.51%) Statistics
3 50 (15.87%) Mathematics
4 49 (15.56%) Credit Risk
5 25 (7.94%) Data Integration
6 17 (5.40%) Management Information System
7 13 (4.13%) Data Extraction
8 12 (3.81%) FMCG
9 11 (3.49%) Economics
10 6 (1.90%) Computer Science
11 5 (1.59%) AS400
12 2 (0.63%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.63%) Life Science
12 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (0.32%) Social Media
13 1 (0.32%) Physics
13 1 (0.32%) Replication
13 1 (0.32%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 21 (6.67%) UNIX
2 7 (2.22%) Linux
3 6 (1.90%) Windows
4 5 (1.59%) Solaris
5 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (38.41%) Business Intelligence
2 100 (31.75%) Analytics
3 78 (24.76%) ETL
4 65 (20.63%) Data Management
5 43 (13.65%) Statistical Modelling
6 36 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 30 (9.52%) Data Analysis
7 30 (9.52%) CRM
8 24 (7.62%) Data Modelling
9 19 (6.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 18 (5.71%) Customer Insight
10 18 (5.71%) Propensity Modelling
11 17 (5.40%) Mentoring
11 17 (5.40%) Project Management
12 16 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (4.76%) Line Management
14 14 (4.44%) CHAID
14 14 (4.44%) Data Governance
15 13 (4.13%) Statistical Analysis
16 12 (3.81%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 134 (42.54%) SQL
2 39 (12.38%) SAS Macro
3 12 (3.81%) VBA
4 11 (3.49%) R
5 9 (2.86%) Python
6 8 (2.54%) Java
7 6 (1.90%) Shell Script
7 6 (1.90%) PROC SQL
8 5 (1.59%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.95%) C#
9 3 (0.95%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.63%) C
10 2 (0.63%) C++
11 1 (0.32%) PowerHouse
11 1 (0.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 82 (26.03%) Degree
2 19 (6.03%) SAS Certification
3 14 (4.44%) PhD
4 4 (1.27%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.32%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.30%) Data Quality
2 12 (3.81%) QA
3 10 (3.17%) Basel II
4 7 (2.22%) Solvency II
5 4 (1.27%) CDISC
System Software
1 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.32%) Cronacle
Vendors
1 46 (14.60%) Oracle
2 27 (8.57%) Business Objects
3 25 (7.94%) Microsoft
4 19 (6.03%) SAP
5 16 (5.08%) Tableau
6 8 (2.54%) IBM
6 8 (2.54%) Omniture
7 7 (2.22%) Mapinfo
8 6 (1.90%) Teradata
9 5 (1.59%) ESRI
9 5 (1.59%) i2
9 5 (1.59%) Axway
10 3 (0.95%) Cognos
11 2 (0.63%) Informatica
11 2 (0.63%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (0.63%) Ab Initio
11 2 (0.63%) Minitab
11 2 (0.63%) Google
11 2 (0.63%) DataFlux
11 2 (0.63%) Unica
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