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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS Programmer
Rank 856 836 880
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +44
Permanent jobs requiring an SAS Programmer 61 47 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.042% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.045% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 56 38 27
Average salary £35,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.66% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £48,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-12.04% -2.35%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

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 18 April 2014 within the UK.

SAS Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

SAS Programmer
Top 23 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -32 54 £35,000 -17.64% 9
London -41 21 £35,000 -15.15% 4
South East -21 12 £42,500 -7.30% 2
Berkshire -2 8 £42,500 -10.52%
East of England -7 8 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Westminster - 8 £25,000 -
Cambridgeshire +8 7 £35,000 +16.66% 1
City of London -14 7 £47,500 -2.56% 1
South West - 5 £36,500 -
Bristol - 5 £36,500 -
Cambridge +6 4 £30,000 -
Scotland - 4 £42,500 - 1
Northamptonshire -11 3 £35,000 -
East Midlands -21 3 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Midlands - 3 £35,000 -
Edinburgh - 3 £45,000 - 1
Slough - 3 £42,500 -
Wales -2 2 £40,000 -
Swansea - 2 £40,000 -
West Wales - 2 £40,000 -
North West -4 1 £35,000 -24.73% 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £35,000 -
Reading - 1 £45,000 -

SAS Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 79 (100.00%) SAS
2 37 (46.84%) Pharmaceutical
2 37 (46.84%) Statistics
3 32 (40.51%) Data Management
4 31 (39.24%) Degree
5 27 (34.18%) Validation
6 23 (29.11%) SQL
7 21 (26.58%) Mathematics
8 15 (18.99%) Finance
9 14 (17.72%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (15.19%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (13.92%) Computer Science
11 11 (13.92%) CDISC
12 9 (11.39%) VB
13 8 (10.13%) Data Modelling
13 8 (10.13%) Data Mining
13 8 (10.13%) ETL
13 8 (10.13%) SPSS
13 8 (10.13%) Taxonomies
13 8 (10.13%) Ontologies
13 8 (10.13%) QA
13 8 (10.13%) Semantic Web
13 8 (10.13%) Data Quality
13 8 (10.13%) R
13 8 (10.13%) Relational Database
14 7 (8.86%) Biostatistics
14 7 (8.86%) Informatica
14 7 (8.86%) Ab Initio
14 7 (8.86%) Data Analysis
15 5 (6.33%) SAS Macro

SAS Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 79 (100.00%) SAS
2 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (10.13%) SPSS
2 1 (1.27%) MS Office
2 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.19%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (10.13%) Data Mining
2 8 (10.13%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.33%) Base SAS
4 2 (2.53%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (2.53%) OLAP
5 1 (1.27%) Big Data
General
1 37 (46.84%) Pharmaceutical
2 15 (18.99%) Finance
3 4 (5.06%) Banking
4 3 (3.80%) Retail
5 2 (2.53%) Marketing
5 2 (2.53%) Advertising
6 1 (1.27%) Publishing
6 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.27%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.27%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (46.84%) Statistics
2 21 (26.58%) Mathematics
3 11 (13.92%) Computer Science
4 8 (10.13%) Taxonomies
4 8 (10.13%) Ontologies
4 8 (10.13%) Semantic Web
5 4 (5.06%) Life Science
6 2 (2.53%) Biometrics
7 1 (1.27%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.27%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.27%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.51%) Data Management
2 27 (34.18%) Validation
3 14 (17.72%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (10.13%) Data Modelling
4 8 (10.13%) ETL
5 7 (8.86%) Biostatistics
5 7 (8.86%) Data Analysis
6 4 (5.06%) Software Engineering
6 4 (5.06%) Risk Management
7 3 (3.80%) Web Development
7 3 (3.80%) Clinical Data Management
8 2 (2.53%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (1.27%) Project Management
9 1 (1.27%) Statistical Analysis
9 1 (1.27%) Migration
9 1 (1.27%) Data Migration
9 1 (1.27%) Data Validation
9 1 (1.27%) Regression Analysis
9 1 (1.27%) Data Entry
9 1 (1.27%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 23 (29.11%) SQL
2 9 (11.39%) VB
3 8 (10.13%) R
4 5 (6.33%) SAS Macro
5 3 (3.80%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.27%) Java
6 1 (1.27%) VBA
6 1 (1.27%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 31 (39.24%) Degree
2 3 (3.80%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.92%) CDISC
2 8 (10.13%) QA
2 8 (10.13%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.27%) GCP
Vendors
1 7 (8.86%) Informatica
1 7 (8.86%) Ab Initio
2 2 (2.53%) SAP
3 1 (1.27%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft
Banstead, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Life Assurance, Stud
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus/Pension/SAS Training
Posted: 10 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Worldwide Clinical Trials (WCT)
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
North West England
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago