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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS Programmer
Rank 886 852 878
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +26
Permanent jobs requiring an SAS Programmer 10 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.018% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.019% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 5
Average salary £38,750 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.82% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -18.88%

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
107888 101284 107679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.54% 94.56% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 88197 84123 91717
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 £38,500
% 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 October 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 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 10 £38,750 -8.82% 9
West Yorkshire -24 4 £35,000 - 1
Yorkshire -40 4 £35,000 - 1
Halifax - 4 £35,000 - 1
London -11 3 £47,500 -2.56% 4
City of London - 2 £48,750 - 4
Leicestershire +14 1 - -
East Midlands +4 1 - -
Cambridgeshire +1 1 £32,500 -7.14%
East of England -13 1 £32,500 -9.09%
South East -19 1 £42,500 -29.16% 2
West Sussex - 1 £42,500 - 2
Peterborough - 1 £32,500 -

SAS Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 23 (100.00%) SAS
2 11 (47.83%) Base SAS
3 8 (34.78%) Finance
4 7 (30.43%) Data Management
5 6 (26.09%) Statistics
5 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (26.09%) SQL
5 6 (26.09%) SAS Macro
6 5 (21.74%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (21.74%) Banking
7 4 (17.39%) Retail
7 4 (17.39%) Degree
7 4 (17.39%) Life Science
7 4 (17.39%) Biostatistics
7 4 (17.39%) CDISC
8 3 (13.04%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 3 (13.04%) Financial Institution
8 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
8 3 (13.04%) Project Management
8 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
8 3 (13.04%) Data Mining
9 2 (8.70%) SAS Certification
9 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (8.70%) OLAP
9 2 (8.70%) Marketing
9 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (8.70%) Analytics
9 2 (8.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 1 (4.35%) Data Extraction
10 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared

SAS Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 23 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) Base SAS
2 3 (13.04%) Data Mining
2 3 (13.04%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (8.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (8.70%) OLAP
3 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Banking
2 5 (21.74%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (17.39%) Retail
4 3 (13.04%) Financial Institution
5 2 (8.70%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Statistics
2 4 (17.39%) Life Science
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Economics
4 1 (4.35%) Credit Risk
4 1 (4.35%) Data Extraction
4 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.35%) Biotechnology
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Data Management
2 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (17.39%) Biostatistics
4 3 (13.04%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
4 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.70%) Analytics
6 1 (4.35%) Marketing Analytics
6 1 (4.35%) Line Management
6 1 (4.35%) CRM
6 1 (4.35%) ETL
6 1 (4.35%) Time Management
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
1 6 (26.09%) SAS Macro
2 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) SAS Certification
3 1 (4.35%) PhD
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) CDISC
2 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
West Sussex
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Benefits + Training
Posted: 8 days ago
North West England
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus/Pension/SAS Training
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and SAS Certs
Posted: 19 days ago
West Midlands
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and SAS Certs
Posted: 21 days ago