The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS Programmer
Rank 891 843 885
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +42
Permanent jobs requiring an SAS Programmer 13 32 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.029% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.031% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 8 30 5
Average salary £43,750 £36,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.52% -15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -15.29%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109819 102628 112165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.44% 94.27% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 89750 85116 96213
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 23 July 2014 within the UK.

SAS Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

SAS Programmer
Top 13 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 23 July 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
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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 -58 10 £45,000 +25.00% 6
South East -25 3 £45,000 +25.00%
Scotland - 3 £40,000 -
Edinburgh - 3 £40,000 -
Surrey -12 2 £52,500 +45.83%
London -29 2 £50,000 -9.09% 1
North East - 2 - -
North West +7 1 £42,500 +49.12% 2
Berkshire +6 1 £45,000 -25.00%
City of London - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 £42,500 -
Reading - 1 £45,000 -
Liverpool - 1 £42,500 -

SAS Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 74 (100.00%) SAS
2 35 (47.30%) Pharmaceutical
3 31 (41.89%) Statistics
4 28 (37.84%) Data Management
5 27 (36.49%) Degree
6 19 (25.68%) Validation
6 19 (25.68%) SQL
7 16 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (20.27%) CDISC
9 14 (18.92%) Mathematics
10 13 (17.57%) Computer Science
10 13 (17.57%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (17.57%) Base SAS
11 11 (14.86%) Data Mining
12 10 (13.51%) Finance
12 10 (13.51%) Biostatistics
13 9 (12.16%) SAS Macro
14 8 (10.81%) Semantic Web
14 8 (10.81%) R
14 8 (10.81%) Data Quality
14 8 (10.81%) Relational Database
14 8 (10.81%) SPSS
14 8 (10.81%) Data Modelling
14 8 (10.81%) VB
14 8 (10.81%) Risk Management
14 8 (10.81%) Banking
14 8 (10.81%) Taxonomies
14 8 (10.81%) Ontologies
14 8 (10.81%) Life Science
14 8 (10.81%) QA

SAS Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 74 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (10.81%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.57%) Data Warehouse
1 13 (17.57%) Base SAS
2 11 (14.86%) Data Mining
3 8 (10.81%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.76%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 2 (2.70%) OLAP
5 2 (2.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (1.35%) Big Data
General
1 35 (47.30%) Pharmaceutical
2 10 (13.51%) Finance
3 8 (10.81%) Banking
4 7 (9.46%) Retail
5 1 (1.35%) Billing
5 1 (1.35%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Marketing
5 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.35%) Advertising
5 1 (1.35%) Publishing
5 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (41.89%) Statistics
2 14 (18.92%) Mathematics
3 13 (17.57%) Computer Science
4 8 (10.81%) Life Science
4 8 (10.81%) Taxonomies
4 8 (10.81%) Ontologies
4 8 (10.81%) Semantic Web
5 2 (2.70%) Biometrics
6 1 (1.35%) Economics
6 1 (1.35%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.35%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.35%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.35%) Biotechnology
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (37.84%) Data Management
2 19 (25.68%) Validation
3 16 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (13.51%) Biostatistics
5 8 (10.81%) Data Modelling
5 8 (10.81%) Risk Management
6 5 (6.76%) Project Management
7 4 (5.41%) Data Analysis
7 4 (5.41%) Clinical Data Management
8 3 (4.05%) Web Development
9 2 (2.70%) Statistical Analysis
10 1 (1.35%) Migration
10 1 (1.35%) ETL
10 1 (1.35%) Data Entry
10 1 (1.35%) Regression Analysis
10 1 (1.35%) Analytics
10 1 (1.35%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (1.35%) Time Management
10 1 (1.35%) Data Migration
10 1 (1.35%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (25.68%) SQL
2 9 (12.16%) SAS Macro
3 8 (10.81%) R
3 8 (10.81%) VB
4 3 (4.05%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.35%) VBA
5 1 (1.35%) PowerHouse
5 1 (1.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 27 (36.49%) Degree
2 4 (5.41%) SAS Certification
3 1 (1.35%) PhD
3 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.27%) CDISC
2 8 (10.81%) Data Quality
2 8 (10.81%) QA
3 1 (1.35%) GCP
Vendors
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle
1 1 (1.35%) Business Objects
1 1 (1.35%) SAP
1 1 (1.35%) Teradata
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