The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 392 321 309
Rank change year-on-year
-71 -12
Permanent jobs citing SAS 679 1059 1098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.72% 0.97% 0.96%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.04% 5.36% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 554 798 847
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
16827 19748 22883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.90% 18.15% 20.06%
Number of salaries quoted 14250 16476 18507
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing SAS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAS within the UK.

SAS Salary Trend in the UK

SAS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAS over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 within the UK.

SAS Salary Histogram in the UK

SAS
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -72 638 £47,500 - 90
London -65 287 £54,000 +2.85% 40
South East -26 94 £42,000 +5.00% 8
North West +9 55 £40,000 -6.97% 9
Yorkshire +13 50 £43,750 +16.66% 6
West Yorkshire -6 47 £45,000 +20.00% 6
South West -7 45 £50,000 +42.85% 8
East Midlands +24 41 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Leeds +23 41 £47,500 +21.79% 6
City of London -10 40 £50,000 - 9
Manchester +19 38 £40,000 -6.97% 8
West Midlands -21 34 £43,750 +2.94% 8
Buckinghamshire -19 30 £34,000 -8.72% 3
East of England +28 26 £44,500 -22.60% 5
Scotland -23 26 £46,000 +2.22% 12
Berkshire +53 25 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Milton Keynes -17 23 £33,000 -12.00% 2
Edinburgh -15 22 £44,500 -1.11% 10
Devon - 22 £50,000 - 1
Exeter - 21 £50,000 - 1
Birmingham -11 20 £45,000 +5.88% 7
East Sussex +23 18 £80,000 +77.77%
Leicestershire +6 16 £34,500 -59.41%
Brighton +20 14 £37,500 -16.66%
Hertfordshire +27 12 £37,500 -28.57% 1
Surrey -19 12 £57,500 +41.97% 1
Leicester +4 11 £42,500 -50.00%
Northamptonshire +21 9 £42,000 +12.00% 2
Northampton +18 9 £42,000 +20.00% 2
Bristol -22 9 £45,000 +28.57% 4

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing SAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SAS.

1 877 (59.50%) SQL
2 811 (55.02%) Analytics
3 627 (42.54%) Analytical Skills
4 553 (37.52%) Finance
5 546 (37.04%) Business Intelligence
6 455 (30.87%) R
7 430 (29.17%) Degree
8 381 (25.85%) Python
9 370 (25.10%) SPSS
10 359 (24.36%) Data Analytics
11 327 (22.18%) Marketing
12 325 (22.05%) Big Data
13 312 (21.17%) Hadoop
14 276 (18.72%) Oracle
15 266 (18.05%) SQL Server
16 263 (17.84%) Tableau
17 240 (16.28%) Statistics
18 237 (16.08%) Data Analysis
19 235 (15.94%) Mathematics
20 223 (15.13%) Visualisation
21 213 (14.45%) Data Warehouse
22 212 (14.38%) Java
23 203 (13.77%) Retail
24 202 (13.70%) ETL
25 193 (13.09%) QlikView
26 186 (12.62%) Data Mining
27 185 (12.55%) Machine Learning
28 170 (11.53%) Banking
29 154 (10.45%) Data Management
30 153 (10.38%) Data Modelling

SAS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 125 (8.48%) Apache Spark
2 71 (4.82%) Apache Pig
3 25 (1.70%) Apache
4 19 (1.29%) SharePoint
5 8 (0.54%) ArcGIS
5 8 (0.54%) MQSeries
6 7 (0.47%) CICS
6 7 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (0.47%) JBoss
7 6 (0.41%) IIS
7 6 (0.41%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (0.27%) Oracle Application Server
8 4 (0.27%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.27%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.14%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.14%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.14%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.068%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 370 (25.10%) SPSS
2 124 (8.41%) MS Excel
3 87 (5.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 59 (4.00%) MS Office
5 22 (1.49%) Stata
6 10 (0.68%) MS Project
7 7 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.41%) MS Visio
9 5 (0.34%) S-PLUS
10 4 (0.27%) EViews
11 3 (0.20%) Gephi
11 3 (0.20%) Weka
12 2 (0.14%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 43 (2.92%) FastStats
2 33 (2.24%) Adobe Campaign
3 17 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 12 (0.81%) Unica
5 7 (0.47%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.20%) Oracle AML
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.14%) SAP InfiniteInsight
8 1 (0.068%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.068%) Data Workbench
8 1 (0.068%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.068%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.068%) FastStats PeopleStage
8 1 (0.068%) Magento
8 1 (0.068%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.068%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.068%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.068%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 42 (2.85%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (1.83%) Google Analytics
3 17 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (1.02%) Amazon EMR
6 14 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (0.68%) SaaS
8 9 (0.61%) Adobe Analytics
9 8 (0.54%) SmartFocus
10 6 (0.41%) Office 365
11 5 (0.34%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.34%) IaaS
11 5 (0.34%) PaaS
12 3 (0.20%) Amazon Kinesis
12 3 (0.20%) GitHub
13 2 (0.14%) AWS Data Pipeline
13 2 (0.14%) AWS Lambda
13 2 (0.14%) BlueKai
14 1 (0.068%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 24 (1.63%) Internet
2 17 (1.15%) SSL
3 15 (1.02%) Firewall
4 13 (0.88%) SAN
4 13 (0.88%) SMS
5 12 (0.81%) VPN
6 9 (0.61%) DNS
6 9 (0.61%) iSCSI
6 9 (0.61%) Kerberos
7 8 (0.54%) NAS
8 7 (0.47%) Network Security
8 7 (0.47%) SNMP
8 7 (0.47%) SSH
9 6 (0.41%) ATM
9 6 (0.41%) DHCP
10 5 (0.34%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (0.34%) WAN
11 4 (0.27%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (0.27%) VoIP
11 4 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 325 (22.05%) Big Data
2 312 (21.17%) Hadoop
3 266 (18.05%) SQL Server
4 213 (14.45%) Data Warehouse
5 193 (13.09%) QlikView
6 186 (12.62%) Data Mining
7 131 (8.89%) BusinessObjects
8 125 (8.48%) Base SAS
9 121 (8.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 104 (7.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 94 (6.38%) Relational Database
12 92 (6.24%) Apache Hive
13 73 (4.95%) SAS EBI
14 71 (4.82%) NoSQL
14 71 (4.82%) SAS Enterprise Guide
15 69 (4.68%) MySQL
16 67 (4.55%) Spotfire
17 63 (4.27%) MongoDB
18 54 (3.66%) OLAP
19 49 (3.32%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (1.15%) Git (software)
2 11 (0.75%) Talend Open Studio
3 9 (0.61%) JIRA
4 5 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (0.27%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (0.27%) Subversion
6 3 (0.20%) Bugzilla
6 3 (0.20%) Maven
7 2 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.068%) ERwin
8 1 (0.068%) Selenium
8 1 (0.068%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.068%) Visual Studio
General
1 553 (37.52%) Finance
2 327 (22.18%) Marketing
3 203 (13.77%) Retail
4 170 (11.53%) Banking
5 60 (4.07%) Telecoms
6 40 (2.71%) Manufacturing
7 20 (1.36%) Advertising
7 20 (1.36%) Legal
8 18 (1.22%) Games
9 17 (1.15%) Electronics
10 11 (0.75%) Law
11 10 (0.68%) French Language
12 8 (0.54%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.54%) Investment Banking
12 8 (0.54%) Publishing
13 7 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.47%) Retail Banking
14 5 (0.34%) German Language
14 5 (0.34%) Spanish Language
15 4 (0.27%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 556 (37.72%) Analyst
2 217 (14.72%) Data Scientist
3 207 (14.04%) Data Analyst
4 179 (12.14%) Consultant
5 152 (10.31%) Insight Analyst
6 128 (8.68%) SAS Analyst
7 122 (8.28%) Developer
8 99 (6.72%) SQL Analyst
9 89 (6.04%) Senior Analyst
10 77 (5.22%) Data Manager
11 73 (4.95%) Architect
12 71 (4.82%) Data Consultant
13 67 (4.55%) Analytics Manager
14 59 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
15 58 (3.93%) Analytics Consultant
16 57 (3.87%) Senior Manager
17 53 (3.60%) Data Analytics Manager
18 52 (3.53%) Customer Analyst
19 49 (3.32%) Data Architect
19 49 (3.32%) SAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (4.95%) .NET
2 29 (1.97%) HTML
3 25 (1.70%) Web Services
3 25 (1.70%) XML
4 20 (1.36%) CSS
5 17 (1.15%) JSON
6 14 (0.95%) D3.js
6 14 (0.95%) Natural Language Processing
7 12 (0.81%) MDX
8 11 (0.75%) Spark Streaming
9 10 (0.68%) ASP.NET
9 10 (0.68%) Middleware
10 9 (0.61%) REST
11 8 (0.54%) ISPF
12 7 (0.47%) Kafka
12 7 (0.47%) NumPy
12 7 (0.47%) Pandas
12 7 (0.47%) scikit-learn
13 6 (0.41%) COM+
13 6 (0.41%) MLlib
Miscellaneous
1 627 (42.54%) Analytical Skills
2 240 (16.28%) Statistics
3 235 (15.94%) Mathematics
4 223 (15.13%) Visualisation
5 147 (9.97%) Computer Science
6 128 (8.68%) Credit Risk
7 57 (3.87%) Economics
8 48 (3.26%) Algorithms
9 40 (2.71%) Physics
10 37 (2.51%) Data Extraction
11 34 (2.31%) Management Information System
12 30 (2.04%) Social Media
13 24 (1.63%) Data Integration
13 24 (1.63%) Mainframe
14 23 (1.56%) PMI
15 21 (1.42%) Neural Network
16 18 (1.22%) Artificial Intelligence
16 18 (1.22%) Data Structures
17 17 (1.15%) User Experience
18 15 (1.02%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 83 (5.63%) Linux
2 71 (4.82%) Windows
3 70 (4.75%) Unix
4 29 (1.97%) Windows Server
5 20 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (0.81%) zOS
9 7 (0.47%) Solaris
10 6 (0.41%) MVS
11 4 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.20%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.20%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.068%) Android
13 1 (0.068%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.068%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.068%) Mac OS X Server
13 1 (0.068%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 811 (55.02%) Analytics
2 546 (37.04%) Business Intelligence
3 359 (24.36%) Data Analytics
4 237 (16.08%) Data Analysis
5 202 (13.70%) ETL
6 185 (12.55%) Machine Learning
7 154 (10.45%) Data Management
8 153 (10.38%) Data Modelling
9 147 (9.97%) Stakeholder Management
10 146 (9.91%) Data Visualisation
11 128 (8.68%) Project Management
12 120 (8.14%) Agile Software Development
12 120 (8.14%) Statistical Modelling
13 112 (7.60%) Customer Insight
14 106 (7.19%) Predictive Modelling
15 91 (6.17%) Actionable Insight
15 91 (6.17%) CRM
16 72 (4.88%) Statistical Analysis
17 69 (4.68%) Business Analysis
18 68 (4.61%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 877 (59.50%) SQL
2 455 (30.87%) R
3 381 (25.85%) Python
4 212 (14.38%) Java
5 105 (7.12%) MATLAB
6 87 (5.90%) C#
7 86 (5.83%) T-SQL
7 86 (5.83%) VBA
8 72 (4.88%) C++
9 69 (4.68%) Scala
10 46 (3.12%) JavaScript
11 42 (2.85%) Perl
12 39 (2.65%) VB.NET
13 36 (2.44%) PL/SQL
14 33 (2.24%) VB
15 29 (1.97%) SAS Macro
16 25 (1.70%) C
17 23 (1.56%) Shell Script
18 21 (1.42%) PHP
19 16 (1.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 430 (29.17%) Degree
2 105 (7.12%) PhD
3 37 (2.51%) Security Cleared
4 30 (2.04%) PMI Certification
5 21 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (1.36%) SAS Certification
7 16 (1.09%) SC Cleared
8 15 (1.02%) MCSE
9 10 (0.68%) DV Cleared
10 9 (0.61%) MBA
11 8 (0.54%) MCP
12 7 (0.47%) ISEB
12 7 (0.47%) PMP
13 6 (0.41%) MCAD
13 6 (0.41%) MCSA
13 6 (0.41%) MCSD
13 6 (0.41%) MCTS
14 5 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
15 4 (0.27%) CCNP
15 4 (0.27%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (6.78%) Data Quality
2 41 (2.78%) QA
3 13 (0.88%) SLA
4 7 (0.47%) SAS 70
4 7 (0.47%) SDET
5 6 (0.41%) Actionable Recommendations
5 6 (0.41%) IAS 39
6 5 (0.34%) EMIR
6 5 (0.34%) MiFID
7 4 (0.27%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.20%) CRD IV
8 3 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.20%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.068%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.068%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 24 (1.63%) Apache Flume
2 20 (1.36%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.81%) HDFS
3 12 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.75%) Docker
5 9 (0.61%) vSphere
6 8 (0.54%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 8 (0.54%) Time Sharing Option
7 7 (0.47%) Hyper-V
7 7 (0.47%) RACF
8 2 (0.14%) GPFS
8 2 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.068%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.068%) Postfix
9 1 (0.068%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.068%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (0.81%) Ansible
2 11 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (0.54%) Oozie
4 7 (0.47%) zSecure
5 4 (0.27%) AppManager
5 4 (0.27%) HP Data Protector
5 4 (0.27%) HP SiteScope
5 4 (0.27%) Nessus
5 4 (0.27%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.20%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.14%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.14%) Nagios
7 2 (0.14%) SCCM
7 2 (0.14%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.068%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.068%) Fluentd
8 1 (0.068%) MOM
8 1 (0.068%) Puppet
8 1 (0.068%) QRadar
8 1 (0.068%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 276 (18.72%) Oracle
2 263 (17.84%) Tableau
3 116 (7.87%) SAP
4 107 (7.26%) Microsoft
5 83 (5.63%) Teradata
6 75 (5.09%) Informatica
7 72 (4.88%) Cognos
8 64 (4.34%) IBM
9 62 (4.21%) MicroStrategy
10 60 (4.07%) Ab Initio
11 43 (2.92%) Google
12 41 (2.78%) Netezza
13 37 (2.51%) Cloudera
14 30 (2.04%) Adobe
15 28 (1.90%) Actimize
16 22 (1.49%) Alteryx
17 21 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
17 21 (1.42%) TIBCO
18 20 (1.36%) Hortonworks
19 19 (1.29%) VMware
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Xcede
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £27000.00 - £31500.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £ negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + 25 days leave, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Montash
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
set2recruit
Salary: £40000 Per Annum Up to £40,000 DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £30000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago