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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Rank 738 709 736
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +27
Permanent jobs citing Base SAS 161 164 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.45% 0.49% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 148 143 142
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £81,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +25.00%

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
35803 33543 36286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.76% 31.54% 31.06%
Number of salaries quoted 30210 28951 31934
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 £69,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -39 150 £49,000 -2.00% 59
London -12 66 £55,000 +10.00% 21
South East -34 27 £47,500 -5.00% 5
Surrey -1 17 £57,500 +9.52% 2
West Midlands +4 16 £44,000 +25.71% 8
North West -16 16 £45,000 +5.88% 10
West Yorkshire -24 14 £35,000 +32.07% 8
Yorkshire -31 14 £36,250 +36.79% 8
Birmingham +11 10 £40,000 +14.28% 4
City of London -3 7 £62,500 +54.32% 15
Manchester -4 7 £44,250 +10.62% 6
Leeds - 7 £37,500 - 6
Berkshire -4 4 £45,000 -35.71%
South West -18 4 £48,000 +26.31% 5
Bingley - 4 £30,000 - 1
Oxfordshire 0 3 £43,000 +7.50%
Edinburgh -12 3 £50,000 -20.00% 2
East of England -13 3 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Scotland -22 3 £50,000 -20.00% 3
Reigate -25 3 £70,000 +16.66% 1
South Wales - 3 £38,350 -
Wales - 3 £38,350 -
Buckinghamshire -10 2 £55,000 +10.00% 2
East Midlands -24 2 £37,500 -50.00%
Merseyside - 2 £42,500 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £37,500 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £37,500 -
Wiltshire - 2 £48,000 - 1
Sheffield - 2 £37,500 -
Northampton - 2 £37,500 -

Base SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 319 (100.00%) SAS
2 128 (40.13%) SQL
3 126 (39.50%) Finance
4 122 (38.24%) Business Intelligence
5 104 (32.60%) Analytics
6 98 (30.72%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 86 (26.96%) Data Warehouse
7 86 (26.96%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 84 (26.33%) ETL
9 83 (26.02%) Degree
10 66 (20.69%) Data Management
11 60 (18.81%) Marketing
12 57 (17.87%) Retail
13 53 (16.61%) Credit Risk
14 51 (15.99%) Statistics
15 50 (15.67%) Banking
16 49 (15.36%) Mathematics
16 49 (15.36%) Oracle
17 48 (15.05%) SAS Macro
18 44 (13.79%) Statistical Modelling
19 35 (10.97%) Stakeholder Management
20 32 (10.03%) Data Integration
21 31 (9.72%) Data Analysis
22 30 (9.40%) Data Modelling
23 28 (8.78%) Big Data
24 27 (8.46%) CRM
25 25 (7.84%) SAS Enterprise Miner
25 25 (7.84%) Business Objects
26 20 (6.27%) OLAP
26 20 (6.27%) SAP

Base SAS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 319 (100.00%) SAS
2 4 (1.25%) ArcGIS
2 4 (1.25%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 20 (6.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 16 (5.02%) MS Excel
3 11 (3.45%) SPSS
4 5 (1.57%) MS Office
5 3 (0.94%) Stata
6 1 (0.31%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 3 (0.94%) SAP InfiniteInsight
1 3 (0.94%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.63%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.31%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (30.72%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 86 (26.96%) Data Warehouse
2 86 (26.96%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 28 (8.78%) Big Data
4 25 (7.84%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 20 (6.27%) OLAP
6 19 (5.96%) BusinessObjects
7 16 (5.02%) Data Mining
8 15 (4.70%) SQL Server
9 12 (3.76%) Hadoop
9 12 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (3.76%) Relational Database
10 10 (3.13%) Oracle Database
11 9 (2.82%) QlikView
12 7 (2.19%) DB2
13 5 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (1.25%) Data Mart
14 4 (1.25%) RDBMS
14 4 (1.25%) Oracle Exadata
15 2 (0.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (1.25%) ProC
2 2 (0.63%) ERwin
General
1 126 (39.50%) Finance
2 60 (18.81%) Marketing
3 57 (17.87%) Retail
4 50 (15.67%) Banking
5 15 (4.70%) Telecoms
6 13 (4.08%) Financial Institution
7 10 (3.13%) Retail Banking
8 8 (2.51%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.25%) Advertising
10 2 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.63%) Legal
10 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 122 (38.24%) Analyst
2 75 (23.51%) SAS Analyst
3 72 (22.57%) Developer
4 55 (17.24%) SAS Developer
5 51 (15.99%) Senior Analyst
6 35 (10.97%) Consultant
6 35 (10.97%) Risk Analyst
7 33 (10.34%) Data Analyst
8 31 (9.72%) SAS Consultant
9 27 (8.46%) Senior SAS Analyst
9 27 (8.46%) Credit Analyst
10 26 (8.15%) Credit Risk Analyst
11 18 (5.64%) Team Leader
12 17 (5.33%) Senior Risk Analyst
12 17 (5.33%) SAS Data Analyst
13 16 (5.02%) Senior Developer
14 12 (3.76%) Programmer
14 12 (3.76%) SAS Programmer
14 12 (3.76%) Insight Analyst
15 11 (3.45%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.19%) ODBC
2 3 (0.94%) Web Services
3 2 (0.63%) XML
3 2 (0.63%) XSD
3 2 (0.63%) XSLT
4 1 (0.31%) .NET
4 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 53 (16.61%) Credit Risk
2 51 (15.99%) Statistics
3 49 (15.36%) Mathematics
4 32 (10.03%) Data Integration
5 18 (5.64%) Management Information System
6 15 (4.70%) Data Extraction
7 9 (2.82%) Economics
7 9 (2.82%) FMCG
8 5 (1.57%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.94%) AS400
10 2 (0.63%) Life Science
10 2 (0.63%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.63%) GIS
10 2 (0.63%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.63%) Social Media
10 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.31%) Social Network
11 1 (0.31%) Replication
11 1 (0.31%) Neural Network
11 1 (0.31%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 20 (6.27%) UNIX
2 7 (2.19%) Linux
3 6 (1.88%) Windows
4 5 (1.57%) Solaris
5 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (38.24%) Business Intelligence
2 104 (32.60%) Analytics
3 84 (26.33%) ETL
4 66 (20.69%) Data Management
5 44 (13.79%) Statistical Modelling
6 35 (10.97%) Stakeholder Management
7 31 (9.72%) Data Analysis
8 30 (9.40%) Data Modelling
9 27 (8.46%) CRM
10 19 (5.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 18 (5.64%) CHAID
11 18 (5.64%) Customer Insight
11 18 (5.64%) Propensity Modelling
12 17 (5.33%) Project Management
13 15 (4.70%) Statistical Analysis
13 15 (4.70%) Big Data Analytics
14 14 (4.39%) Data Governance
15 13 (4.08%) Predictive Modelling
16 12 (3.76%) Campaign Analysis
16 12 (3.76%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 128 (40.13%) SQL
2 48 (15.05%) SAS Macro
3 12 (3.76%) R
3 12 (3.76%) VBA
4 11 (3.45%) Python
5 8 (2.51%) Java
6 7 (2.19%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.25%) PROC SQL
8 3 (0.94%) PowerHouse
8 3 (0.94%) PL/SQL
8 3 (0.94%) C
8 3 (0.94%) C#
8 3 (0.94%) C++
8 3 (0.94%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.63%) VB
10 1 (0.31%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 83 (26.02%) Degree
2 18 (5.64%) SAS Certification
3 12 (3.76%) PhD
4 4 (1.25%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.31%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.27%) Data Quality
2 15 (4.70%) QA
3 8 (2.51%) Basel II
4 7 (2.19%) Solvency II
5 4 (1.25%) CDISC
System Software
1 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.31%) Cronacle
Vendors
1 49 (15.36%) Oracle
2 25 (7.84%) Business Objects
3 20 (6.27%) SAP
3 20 (6.27%) Microsoft
4 15 (4.70%) Tableau
5 8 (2.51%) Teradata
6 7 (2.19%) Omniture
6 7 (2.19%) Mapinfo
6 7 (2.19%) IBM
7 5 (1.57%) Axway
8 4 (1.25%) ESRI
8 4 (1.25%) i2
9 3 (0.94%) Cognos
9 3 (0.94%) Minitab
9 3 (0.94%) Google
10 2 (0.63%) Ab Initio
10 2 (0.63%) Informatica
10 2 (0.63%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (0.63%) DataFlux
10 2 (0.63%) Unica
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 hours ago
North West
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
North West
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £44000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits package
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Birmingham
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Training
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Leeds
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
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Haywards Heath, West Sussex
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Salary: £24000 to £40000 per annum - Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
KDR
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Manchester
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Bonus + Training
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus/Pension/SAS Training
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Churchill Frank
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + SAS Training
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
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Manchester
Churchill Frank
Salary: £42000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
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Bradford
Churchill Frank
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
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