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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS Programmer
Rank 857 902 849
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -53
Permanent jobs requiring an SAS Programmer 36 5 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.004% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.005% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 32 3 23
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -3.22%

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015 within the UK.

SAS Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

SAS Programmer
Top 26 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 28 August 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 +34 35 £38,000 -10.58% 7
South East - 17 £38,000 - 2
Surrey - 16 £38,000 - 1
London +23 12 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Reigate - 10 £38,000 - 1
Redhill - 9 £38,000 -
North West +4 2 £35,000 -17.64%
Bromley - 2 - - 1
Yorkshire +11 1 £35,000 - 2
West Yorkshire +4 1 £35,000 - 1
East Midlands -2 1 £35,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £37,500 -
South West - 1 £37,500 -
Leeds - 1 £35,000 - 1
Cardiff - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £37,500 -
South Wales - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £35,000 -
Manchester - 1 £35,000 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £35,000 -
City of London - 1 £42,500 -
Marlow - 1 £35,000 -
Chester - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 £35,000 -
Wales - 1 - -

SAS Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 59 (100.00%) SAS
2 41 (69.49%) SQL
3 34 (57.63%) Data Warehouse
4 31 (52.54%) Finance
5 26 (44.07%) BusinessObjects
6 24 (40.68%) Analytics
7 23 (38.98%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 20 (33.90%) Oracle
9 19 (32.20%) Base SAS
10 15 (25.42%) UNIX
10 15 (25.42%) Linux
11 14 (23.73%) SAS Macro
12 11 (18.64%) SAS Certification
13 10 (16.95%) Oracle Reports
13 10 (16.95%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (16.95%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (15.25%) Visual Analytics
14 9 (15.25%) ETL
15 7 (11.86%) Pharmaceutical
15 7 (11.86%) Statistics
15 7 (11.86%) Data Management
15 7 (11.86%) Life Science
15 7 (11.86%) SAS Data Integration Studio
16 6 (10.17%) Degree
17 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
17 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
17 5 (8.47%) MS Office
17 5 (8.47%) SAP
17 5 (8.47%) VBA
17 5 (8.47%) Statistical Analysis

SAS Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 59 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) MS Office
1 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
1 5 (8.47%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (57.63%) Data Warehouse
2 26 (44.07%) BusinessObjects
3 23 (38.98%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 19 (32.20%) Base SAS
5 10 (16.95%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (11.86%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.69%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) ProC
2 1 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 31 (52.54%) Finance
2 7 (11.86%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (6.78%) Banking
4 2 (3.39%) Retail
5 1 (1.69%) Marketing
5 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.86%) Statistics
2 7 (11.86%) Life Science
3 4 (6.78%) Informatics
3 4 (6.78%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.08%) Data Integration
4 3 (5.08%) Health Informatics
5 2 (3.39%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.39%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.69%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.69%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.69%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.42%) UNIX
1 15 (25.42%) Linux
2 2 (3.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.68%) Analytics
2 10 (16.95%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (15.25%) ETL
3 9 (15.25%) Visual Analytics
4 7 (11.86%) Data Management
5 5 (8.47%) Statistical Analysis
6 4 (6.78%) Validation
7 2 (3.39%) Predictive Analytics
7 2 (3.39%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (1.69%) Dimensional Modelling
8 1 (1.69%) Data Protection
8 1 (1.69%) Data Validation
8 1 (1.69%) Clinical Data Management
8 1 (1.69%) Data Entry
8 1 (1.69%) Customer Insight
8 1 (1.69%) Statistical Modelling
8 1 (1.69%) Risk Analytics
8 1 (1.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.69%) Software Engineering
8 1 (1.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 41 (69.49%) SQL
2 14 (23.73%) SAS Macro
3 5 (8.47%) VBA
4 2 (3.39%) PROC SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) SAS Certification
2 6 (10.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) CDISC
1 2 (3.39%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (33.90%) Oracle
2 5 (8.47%) SAP
2 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.39%) Teradata
4 1 (1.69%) HP
4 1 (1.69%) Cognos
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