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 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
SAS Programmer
Rank 895 856 893
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +37
Permanent jobs requiring an SAS Programmer 7 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.019% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.020% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 5
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 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 -32 7 £35,000 -12.50% 9
West Yorkshire -31 3 £35,000 - 2
Yorkshire -31 3 £35,000 - 3
Halifax - 3 £35,000 - 1
London -30 2 £48,750 - 2
Cambridgeshire -3 1 £32,500 -10.34% 1
East Midlands -4 1 - -
East of England -26 1 £32,500 -13.33% 1
City of London - 1 £47,500 - 2
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Peterborough - 1 £32,500 -

SAS Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 38 (100.00%) SAS
2 14 (36.84%) Pharmaceutical
3 13 (34.21%) Statistics
4 12 (31.58%) Base SAS
5 11 (28.95%) SQL
6 10 (26.32%) CDISC
6 10 (26.32%) Data Management
7 8 (21.05%) Degree
7 8 (21.05%) Life Science
7 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (18.42%) Data Mining
8 7 (18.42%) Banking
8 7 (18.42%) Retail
8 7 (18.42%) Biostatistics
9 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (15.79%) SAS Macro
9 6 (15.79%) Risk Management
9 6 (15.79%) Finance
10 5 (13.16%) Project Management
10 5 (13.16%) Data Modelling
10 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
11 4 (10.53%) QA
11 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (7.89%) SPSS
12 3 (7.89%) VB
12 3 (7.89%) Taxonomies
12 3 (7.89%) Ontologies
12 3 (7.89%) Semantic Web
12 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
12 3 (7.89%) SAS Data Integration Studio

SAS Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 38 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) SPSS
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) Base SAS
2 7 (18.42%) Data Mining
3 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.89%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (2.63%) OLAP
5 1 (2.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 14 (36.84%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (18.42%) Banking
2 7 (18.42%) Retail
3 6 (15.79%) Finance
4 2 (5.26%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.26%) Marketing
5 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.63%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) Statistics
2 8 (21.05%) Life Science
3 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
5 3 (7.89%) Semantic Web
5 3 (7.89%) Taxonomies
5 3 (7.89%) Ontologies
6 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.63%) Biotechnology
6 1 (2.63%) Credit Risk
6 1 (2.63%) Data Extraction
6 1 (2.63%) Biometrics
6 1 (2.63%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Data Management
2 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (18.42%) Biostatistics
4 6 (15.79%) Risk Management
5 5 (13.16%) Project Management
5 5 (13.16%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.26%) Time Management
6 2 (5.26%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (2.63%) Web Development
7 1 (2.63%) CRM
7 1 (2.63%) Clinical Data Management
7 1 (2.63%) Analytics
7 1 (2.63%) Line Management
7 1 (2.63%) ETL
7 1 (2.63%) Validation
7 1 (2.63%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) SQL
2 6 (15.79%) SAS Macro
3 3 (7.89%) R
3 3 (7.89%) VB
4 1 (2.63%) Java
4 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) SAS Certification
3 1 (2.63%) PhD
3 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (26.32%) CDISC
2 4 (10.53%) QA
3 3 (7.89%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) Teradata
Halifax, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, incentives
Posted: 4 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + Benefits + Training
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + Benefits + Training
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Bonus + Training
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Bonus + Training
Posted: 27 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus/Pension/SAS Training
Posted: 27 days ago