The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS Programmer
Rank 871 845 891
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +46
Permanent jobs requiring an SAS Programmer 10 25 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.023% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.024% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 5 24 4
Average salary £42,500 £36,750 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.64% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,800 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £36,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.58% -20.00%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109888 102187 111746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.37% 94.26% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 89595 84579 95723
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 1 August 2014 within the UK.

SAS Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

SAS Programmer
Top 11 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 1 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
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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 -76 8 £50,000 +36.05% 6
London -27 2 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Edinburgh - 2 £40,000 -
North East - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 £40,000 -
North West 0 1 £42,500 - 2
Surrey -15 1 £60,000 +66.66%
South East -21 1 £60,000 +66.66%
Liverpool - 1 £42,500 -
City of London - 1 - - 1
Merseyside - 1 £42,500 -

SAS Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 62 (100.00%) SAS
2 29 (46.77%) Pharmaceutical
3 25 (40.32%) Statistics
4 22 (35.48%) Data Management
5 21 (33.87%) Degree
6 18 (29.03%) SQL
7 16 (25.81%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (22.58%) CDISC
9 13 (20.97%) Validation
9 13 (20.97%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (20.97%) Base SAS
10 12 (19.35%) Computer Science
11 11 (17.74%) Data Mining
12 9 (14.52%) Finance
12 9 (14.52%) Biostatistics
12 9 (14.52%) SAS Macro
13 8 (12.90%) Life Science
13 8 (12.90%) QA
13 8 (12.90%) Mathematics
13 8 (12.90%) Taxonomies
13 8 (12.90%) Ontologies
13 8 (12.90%) SPSS
13 8 (12.90%) Data Modelling
13 8 (12.90%) VB
13 8 (12.90%) Semantic Web
13 8 (12.90%) R
13 8 (12.90%) Data Quality
13 8 (12.90%) Relational Database
14 6 (9.68%) Risk Management
14 6 (9.68%) Banking

SAS Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 62 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (12.90%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.97%) Data Warehouse
1 13 (20.97%) Base SAS
2 11 (17.74%) Data Mining
3 8 (12.90%) Relational Database
4 5 (8.06%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 2 (3.23%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (3.23%) OLAP
6 1 (1.61%) Big Data
General
1 29 (46.77%) Pharmaceutical
2 9 (14.52%) Finance
3 6 (9.68%) Banking
3 6 (9.68%) Retail
4 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.61%) Publishing
4 1 (1.61%) Billing
4 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (40.32%) Statistics
2 12 (19.35%) Computer Science
3 8 (12.90%) Life Science
3 8 (12.90%) Mathematics
3 8 (12.90%) Taxonomies
3 8 (12.90%) Ontologies
3 8 (12.90%) Semantic Web
4 2 (3.23%) Biometrics
5 1 (1.61%) Economics
5 1 (1.61%) Biotechnology
5 1 (1.61%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.61%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.61%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (35.48%) Data Management
2 16 (25.81%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (20.97%) Validation
4 9 (14.52%) Biostatistics
5 8 (12.90%) Data Modelling
6 6 (9.68%) Risk Management
7 5 (8.06%) Project Management
8 3 (4.84%) Data Analysis
8 3 (4.84%) Clinical Data Management
9 2 (3.23%) Statistical Analysis
10 1 (1.61%) Migration
10 1 (1.61%) ETL
10 1 (1.61%) Web Development
10 1 (1.61%) Time Management
10 1 (1.61%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (1.61%) Analytics
10 1 (1.61%) Data Migration
10 1 (1.61%) Data Validation
10 1 (1.61%) Regression Analysis
10 1 (1.61%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 18 (29.03%) SQL
2 9 (14.52%) SAS Macro
3 8 (12.90%) VB
3 8 (12.90%) R
4 1 (1.61%) PowerHouse
4 1 (1.61%) Java
4 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (33.87%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) SAS Certification
3 1 (1.61%) PhD
3 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (22.58%) CDISC
2 8 (12.90%) QA
2 8 (12.90%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.61%) GCP
Vendors
1 1 (1.61%) Teradata
1 1 (1.61%) SAP
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Bonus + Training
Posted: 20 days ago