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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS Programmer
Rank 874 873 857
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Permanent jobs requiring an SAS Programmer 16 60 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.050% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.053% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 14 54 38
Average salary £46,250 £36,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.71% -12.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £36,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+19.86% -14.11%

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
104696 113578 106402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.59% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85538 92124 88516
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 £27,000 £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 24 April 2015 within the UK.

SAS Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

SAS Programmer
Top 18 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 24 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 -23 16 £46,250 +32.14% 9
South East +12 8 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Surrey - 8 £47,500 -
London +12 3 £48,750 +39.28% 6
Yorkshire - 3 £56,250 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £67,500 -
Guildford - 2 £47,500 -
City of London +28 1 £47,500 -9.52% 3
East of England +14 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Cambridge +13 1 £32,500 +8.33%
Cambridgeshire +8 1 £32,500 -
Bristol -6 1 £19,500 -46.57%
South West -24 1 £19,500 -46.57% 2
Greenwich - 1 £50,000 - 1
Bingley - 1 - -
Bradford - 1 £67,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Reigate - 1 £41,500 -

SAS Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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 28 (100.00%) SAS
2 15 (53.57%) Finance
3 14 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (50.00%) SQL
4 13 (46.43%) Base SAS
5 12 (42.86%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 11 (39.29%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (32.14%) Data Management
8 8 (28.57%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 7 (25.00%) Analytics
10 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (21.43%) SAS Macro
10 6 (21.43%) Degree
10 6 (21.43%) ETL
11 5 (17.86%) SAS Certification
12 4 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
13 3 (10.71%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
13 3 (10.71%) Linux
13 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
13 3 (10.71%) Oracle
13 3 (10.71%) Business Objects
13 3 (10.71%) MS Office
14 2 (7.14%) UNIX
14 2 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (7.14%) Validation
14 2 (7.14%) Statistics
14 2 (7.14%) Biostatistics
14 2 (7.14%) CDISC
14 2 (7.14%) Mentoring

SAS Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 28 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (10.71%) MS Office
2 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) Base SAS
2 12 (42.86%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 11 (39.29%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (28.57%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (3.57%) OLAP
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 15 (53.57%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Statistics
3 1 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) UNIX
3 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (32.14%) Data Management
3 7 (25.00%) Analytics
4 6 (21.43%) ETL
5 2 (7.14%) Biostatistics
5 2 (7.14%) Validation
5 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.57%) Visual Analytics
6 1 (3.57%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.57%) Customer Insight
6 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.57%) CRM
6 1 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) SAS Macro
3 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) CDISC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle
1 3 (10.71%) Business Objects
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Cognos
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Training
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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