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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS Programmer
Rank 884 921 862
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -59
Permanent jobs requiring an SAS Programmer 31 11 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.009% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.010% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 30 6 27
Average salary £39,250 £41,250 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.84% +14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £40,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +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
103370 110694 102634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.33% 94.52% 94.35%
Number of salaries quoted 85496 90365 85012
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 £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 £38,500
% 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 30 July 2015 within the UK.

SAS Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

SAS Programmer
Top 21 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 30 July 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 +57 30 £39,250 -21.50% 6
South East +21 17 £38,000 -36.66% 1
Surrey +31 16 £38,000 -36.66% 1
London +39 9 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Reigate - 5 £38,000 -
Redhill - 4 £38,000 -
City of London +39 3 £42,500 -
North West -1 1 £35,000 -17.64% 1
East Midlands - 1 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
South Wales - 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £35,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £35,000 -
Cardiff - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £35,000 - 1
Manchester - 1 £35,000 - 1
Marlow - 1 £35,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £35,000 -

SAS Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 49 (100.00%) SAS
2 31 (63.27%) SQL
3 29 (59.18%) Data Warehouse
4 26 (53.06%) Finance
5 23 (46.94%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 22 (44.90%) Analytics
7 21 (42.86%) BusinessObjects
8 15 (30.61%) Oracle
9 13 (26.53%) Linux
10 12 (24.49%) UNIX
11 11 (22.45%) Base SAS
12 10 (20.41%) Oracle Reports
13 9 (18.37%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (18.37%) Visual Analytics
14 8 (16.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
15 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (14.29%) SAS Macro
15 7 (14.29%) SAS Certification
16 6 (12.24%) Degree
17 5 (10.20%) Data Management
17 5 (10.20%) MS PowerPoint
17 5 (10.20%) ETL
18 4 (8.16%) Pharmaceutical
18 4 (8.16%) Validation
18 4 (8.16%) Banking
18 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
18 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
18 4 (8.16%) MS Office
18 4 (8.16%) VBA
18 4 (8.16%) Statistics

SAS Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 49 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (8.16%) MS Office
2 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (59.18%) Data Warehouse
2 23 (46.94%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 21 (42.86%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (22.45%) Base SAS
5 10 (20.41%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (16.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) ProC
1 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 26 (53.06%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (8.16%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.16%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.16%) Statistics
2 4 (8.16%) Life Science
3 2 (4.08%) Informatics
4 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.04%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.04%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.04%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.04%) Health Informatics
4 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) Linux
2 12 (24.49%) UNIX
3 2 (4.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Analytics
2 9 (18.37%) Visual Analytics
2 9 (18.37%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (10.20%) ETL
3 5 (10.20%) Data Management
4 4 (8.16%) Validation
5 3 (6.12%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (4.08%) Predictive Analytics
6 2 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (4.08%) Project Management
7 1 (2.04%) CRM
7 1 (2.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.04%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.04%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.04%) Data Validation
7 1 (2.04%) Clinical Data Management
7 1 (2.04%) Data Entry
7 1 (2.04%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 31 (63.27%) SQL
2 7 (14.29%) SAS Macro
3 4 (8.16%) VBA
4 1 (2.04%) PROC SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) SAS Certification
2 6 (12.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) CDISC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) Oracle
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.12%) SAP
4 1 (2.04%) Cognos
4 1 (2.04%) HP
4 1 (2.04%) Teradata
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