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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS Programmer
Rank 886 881 863
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an SAS Programmer 13 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.022% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.023% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 15
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,300 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £78,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%

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
105270 103197 109388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.69% 94.68% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 87760 83673 94207
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 22 December 2014 within the UK.

SAS Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

SAS Programmer
Top 10 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 22 December 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 -21 7 £43,750 +6.06% 9
Scotland - 6 £40,000 - 2
Edinburgh - 6 £40,000 - 2
London -8 4 £45,000 +12.50% 4
City of London - 3 £45,000 - 2
West Yorkshire -12 1 £35,000 - 1
South East -14 1 £42,500 -37.03% 3
Yorkshire -25 1 £35,000 - 2
West Sussex - 1 £42,500 -
Halifax - 1 £35,000 -

SAS Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 20 (100.00%) SAS
2 14 (70.00%) Finance
3 11 (55.00%) Base SAS
4 9 (45.00%) Data Management
4 9 (45.00%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (35.00%) SQL
6 6 (30.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 6 (30.00%) SAS Macro
7 4 (20.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 4 (20.00%) SAS Certification
8 3 (15.00%) Financial Institution
8 3 (15.00%) OLAP
8 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
8 3 (15.00%) Analytics
9 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (10.00%) Banking
9 2 (10.00%) Marketing
9 2 (10.00%) Degree
9 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (10.00%) ETL
10 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
10 1 (5.00%) MS Office
10 1 (5.00%) CRM
10 1 (5.00%) VBA
10 1 (5.00%) Oracle
10 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
10 1 (5.00%) QA
10 1 (5.00%) Biostatistics

SAS Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 20 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) Base SAS
2 6 (30.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 4 (20.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 3 (15.00%) OLAP
5 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
General
1 14 (70.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Retail
4 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) Data Management
2 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (15.00%) Analytics
3 2 (10.00%) ETL
3 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.00%) CRM
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing Analytics
4 1 (5.00%) Line Management
4 1 (5.00%) Biostatistics
4 1 (5.00%) Time Management
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) SAS Macro
3 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) SAS Certification
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
1 1 (5.00%) CDISC
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
London
Harnham
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonuses and benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago