The table below looks at the statistics for the SAS Programmer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAS Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS Programmer
Rank 859 887 849
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -38
Permanent jobs requiring an SAS Programmer 27 38 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.032% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.034% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 24 29 39
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £55,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,250 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +6.45%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101925 112965 102678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.55% 94.63% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 83823 92812 85368
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SAS Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAS Programmer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SAS Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAS Programmer
Salary Trend

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

SAS Programmer Salary Trend in the UK

SAS Programmer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAS Programmer over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 within the UK.

SAS Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

SAS Programmer
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 3 June 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
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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 26 £41,500 -2.35% 7
Surrey +36 16 £41,500 -20.95%
South East +31 16 £41,500 -7.77%
London +39 7 £48,250 +93.00% 4
City of London +37 4 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Guildford - 2 £47,500 -
Cambridge +18 1 £32,500 -40.90%
Cambridgeshire +12 1 £32,500 -40.90%
East of England +7 1 £32,500 -10.95%
Wales +2 1 - -
South West -3 1 £19,500 -
Bristol -6 1 £19,500 -
Bingley - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 - -
Reigate - 1 £41,500 -
Greenwich - 1 £50,000 -
South Wales - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1

SAS Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited SAS Programmer in their job title 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 with SAS Programmer in their job title.

1 35 (100.00%) SAS
2 21 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (54.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 18 (51.43%) SQL
5 17 (48.57%) Finance
6 13 (37.14%) Business Objects
7 12 (34.29%) Analytics
8 11 (31.43%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (25.71%) Base SAS
10 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (22.86%) Oracle
10 8 (22.86%) Linux
11 7 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (20.00%) ETL
11 7 (20.00%) UNIX
11 7 (20.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 6 (17.14%) Visual Analytics
12 6 (17.14%) Data Management
13 4 (11.43%) MS PowerPoint
13 4 (11.43%) Degree
14 3 (8.57%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (8.57%) SAS Macro
14 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
14 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
14 3 (8.57%) MS Office
15 2 (5.71%) SAS Certification
15 2 (5.71%) Validation
15 2 (5.71%) Life Science
15 2 (5.71%) CDISC
15 2 (5.71%) Statistics

SAS Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited SAS Programmer in their job title 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 with SAS Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 35 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.57%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (54.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 9 (25.71%) Base SAS
4 7 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (20.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 17 (48.57%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Life Science
2 2 (5.71%) Statistics
3 1 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Linux
2 7 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Analytics
2 11 (31.43%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (20.00%) ETL
4 6 (17.14%) Visual Analytics
4 6 (17.14%) Data Management
5 2 (5.71%) Validation
6 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.86%) Customer Insight
6 1 (2.86%) Biostatistics
6 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.86%) Project Management
6 1 (2.86%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) SQL
2 3 (8.57%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) CDISC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Business Objects
2 8 (22.86%) Oracle
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) Teradata
4 1 (2.86%) Cognos
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