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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS Programmer
Rank 892 871 852
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an SAS Programmer 11 57 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.049% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.052% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 9 52 31
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+39.28% -17.64%

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
104868 109684 105271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.59% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 85928 88706 87993
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,450 £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 1 April 2015 within the UK.

SAS Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

SAS Programmer
Top 17 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 April 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 -8 10 £50,000 +42.85% 7
Yorkshire - 3 £56,250 -
South East -20 2 £52,500 +31.25% 2
London -31 2 £47,500 +35.71% 3
Surrey - 2 £52,500 - 1
West Yorkshire - 2 £67,500 -
Scotland +17 1 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Cambridge +11 1 £32,500 +8.33%
East of England +10 1 £32,500 -7.14%
City of London +8 1 £47,500 - 2
Cambridgeshire +8 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Edinburgh +4 1 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Bristol -5 1 £19,500 -46.57%
South West -22 1 £19,500 -46.57%
Bingley - 1 - -
Bradford - 1 £67,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -

SAS Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 23 (100.00%) SAS
2 12 (52.17%) SQL
2 12 (52.17%) Finance
2 12 (52.17%) Base SAS
3 11 (47.83%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (39.13%) Data Management
5 8 (34.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (26.09%) Degree
6 6 (26.09%) Analytics
6 6 (26.09%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (21.74%) ETL
7 5 (21.74%) SAS Macro
8 4 (17.39%) SAS Certification
9 3 (13.04%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (8.70%) OLAP
10 2 (8.70%) Validation
10 2 (8.70%) Statistics
10 2 (8.70%) Marketing
10 2 (8.70%) Biostatistics
10 2 (8.70%) CDISC
10 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
11 1 (4.35%) VBA
11 1 (4.35%) Oracle
11 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (4.35%) CRM
11 1 (4.35%) Project Management
11 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
11 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing

SAS Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 23 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) Base SAS
2 8 (34.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (26.09%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (8.70%) OLAP
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
General
1 12 (52.17%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (8.70%) Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Statistics
3 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (39.13%) Data Management
3 6 (26.09%) Analytics
4 5 (21.74%) ETL
5 2 (8.70%) Biostatistics
5 2 (8.70%) Validation
5 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.35%) Marketing Analytics
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) Customer Insight
6 1 (4.35%) CRM
6 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) SAS Macro
3 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) CDISC
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pension & Perks
Posted: 12 days ago
Kent
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago