The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 285 301 285
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -16
Permanent jobs citing SAS 1127 989 1086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.01% 0.90% 0.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.73% 4.31% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 886 761 918
Average salary £45,000 £47,835 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.92% +6.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £82,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.60% +8.23%

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
23817 22952 23774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.27% 20.96% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 20180 18892 20719
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 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 +32 1020 £46,500 -2.10% 215
London +60 541 £55,000 +10.00% 91
South East -33 166 £42,500 -7.60% 37
City of London +56 130 £55,000 - 42
Yorkshire +8 85 £38,500 -14.44% 30
West Yorkshire +20 81 £38,500 -14.44% 29
North West +11 75 £45,000 +12.50% 20
Scotland -11 58 £40,000 -27.27% 9
West Midlands +23 49 £34,250 -32.17% 5
Manchester -3 47 £44,000 -9.74% 15
Edinburgh -27 44 £40,000 -27.27% 6
West Sussex +24 36 £41,250 +17.85% 5
East of England +2 34 £35,000 -4.10% 7
East Midlands +36 30 £40,000 +6.66% 9
Surrey -29 30 £42,500 -29.16% 12
South West -26 29 £45,000 +20.00% 12
Leeds 0 28 £33,750 -25.00% 15
South Wales +27 23 £35,000 -18.60% 5
Wales +23 23 £35,000 -18.60% 5
Buckinghamshire +16 23 £37,500 -25.00% 6
Cheshire +8 23 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Birmingham +9 21 £40,500 -19.80% 2
Crawley +14 20 £40,000 +14.28%
Hampshire -21 18 £43,750 -23.91% 4
Northamptonshire -6 16 £48,750 +25.80% 7
Bromley +25 15 £55,000 -21.42% 2
Oxfordshire +17 14 £40,000 - 4
Middlesex +15 14 £67,500 +45.94%
Cardiff +14 14 £33,500 - 4
Northampton -5 14 £46,250 +19.35% 1

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SAS also 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 that cited SAS.

1 1055 (47.59%) SQL
2 945 (42.63%) Analytics
3 919 (41.45%) Finance
4 774 (34.91%) Analytical Skills
5 688 (31.03%) Business Intelligence
6 588 (26.52%) Degree
7 507 (22.87%) Data Warehouse
8 464 (20.93%) SPSS
9 447 (20.16%) Oracle
10 415 (18.72%) Marketing
11 383 (17.28%) Data Analysis
12 341 (15.38%) ETL
13 333 (15.02%) R
14 312 (14.07%) Big Data
15 309 (13.94%) Mathematics
16 308 (13.89%) Statistics
17 297 (13.40%) SQL Server
18 287 (12.95%) Microsoft
19 274 (12.36%) Data Management
20 267 (12.04%) Data Mining
21 265 (11.95%) Retail
22 262 (11.82%) Data Modelling
23 257 (11.59%) Base SAS
24 250 (11.28%) Banking
25 237 (10.69%) QlikView
25 237 (10.69%) Business Objects
26 236 (10.65%) MS Excel
27 233 (10.51%) Hadoop
28 220 (9.92%) Tableau
29 201 (9.07%) Visualisation

SAS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SAS also 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 that cited SAS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 73 (3.29%) Apache Pig
2 40 (1.80%) SharePoint
3 17 (0.77%) MS Exchange
4 13 (0.59%) CICS
4 13 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (0.54%) OpenStack
5 12 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (0.54%) IBM Notes
5 12 (0.54%) WebLogic
6 10 (0.45%) Apache
6 10 (0.45%) Apache Spark
6 10 (0.45%) Oracle Service Bus
7 7 (0.32%) NetWeaver
7 7 (0.32%) ArcGIS
8 6 (0.27%) JBoss
9 5 (0.23%) IIS
9 5 (0.23%) Documentum
9 5 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (0.23%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 464 (20.93%) SPSS
2 236 (10.65%) MS Excel
3 90 (4.06%) MS Office
4 82 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 32 (1.44%) FastStats
6 25 (1.13%) Stata
7 21 (0.95%) MS Visio
7 21 (0.95%) CPLEX
8 13 (0.59%) PowerPivot
9 8 (0.36%) MS Project
9 8 (0.36%) S-PLUS
10 4 (0.18%) EViews
11 3 (0.14%) Gephi
11 3 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
11 3 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
11 3 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 44 (1.98%) Google Analytics
2 21 (0.95%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 14 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 9 (0.41%) SAP CRM
6 8 (0.36%) Oracle 11i
6 8 (0.36%) WebTrends
6 8 (0.36%) ProductWriter
7 6 (0.27%) Cognos Planning
8 5 (0.23%) SAP IS-U
8 5 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.23%) SiteCatalyst
9 4 (0.18%) Cognos Controller
9 4 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
9 4 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 3 (0.14%) SAP MDM
11 2 (0.090%) BASE24
12 1 (0.045%) CSG Singleview
12 1 (0.045%) Unica Affinium
12 1 (0.045%) Oracle Clinical
Cloud Services
1 20 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (0.50%) SaaS
3 6 (0.27%) Responsys
4 5 (0.23%) Amazon EMR
4 5 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.090%) Office 365
6 1 (0.045%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.045%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 30 (1.35%) SAN
1 30 (1.35%) iSCSI
2 24 (1.08%) Fibre Channel
3 20 (0.90%) TCP/IP
4 13 (0.59%) DNS
4 13 (0.59%) DHCP
4 13 (0.59%) NAS
5 12 (0.54%) FTP
5 12 (0.54%) WAN
6 11 (0.50%) ATM
6 11 (0.50%) LAN
7 10 (0.45%) Firewall
8 8 (0.36%) Broadband
9 7 (0.32%) SNMP
10 5 (0.23%) Internet
10 5 (0.23%) NetScaler
11 4 (0.18%) HTTP
12 3 (0.14%) Intranet
12 3 (0.14%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (0.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 507 (22.87%) Data Warehouse
2 312 (14.07%) Big Data
3 297 (13.40%) SQL Server
4 267 (12.04%) Data Mining
5 257 (11.59%) Base SAS
6 237 (10.69%) QlikView
7 233 (10.51%) Hadoop
8 182 (8.21%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 161 (7.26%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 160 (7.22%) Relational Database
11 158 (7.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 149 (6.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 96 (4.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 91 (4.10%) Oracle BI EE
15 75 (3.38%) BusinessObjects
16 73 (3.29%) OLAP
17 61 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
18 56 (2.53%) SAS Enterprise Miner
19 55 (2.48%) Oracle Database
20 52 (2.35%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 32 (1.44%) Git (software)
2 27 (1.22%) Talend Open Studio
3 17 (0.77%) Jenkins
4 16 (0.72%) JIRA
5 15 (0.68%) Maven
6 13 (0.59%) Visual Studio
7 11 (0.50%) JUnit
7 11 (0.50%) Oracle APEX
7 11 (0.50%) Selenium
7 11 (0.50%) Subversion
7 11 (0.50%) Gerrit
7 11 (0.50%) Jasmine
7 11 (0.50%) TestLink
8 10 (0.45%) ERwin
9 9 (0.41%) ProC
10 6 (0.27%) Xcode
11 5 (0.23%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.18%) ChangeMan
12 4 (0.18%) Log4j
12 4 (0.18%) Hudson
General
1 919 (41.45%) Finance
2 415 (18.72%) Marketing
3 265 (11.95%) Retail
4 250 (11.28%) Banking
5 75 (3.38%) Telecoms
6 39 (1.76%) Retail Banking
7 31 (1.40%) Investment Banking
7 31 (1.40%) Financial Institution
7 31 (1.40%) Advertising
8 27 (1.22%) Legal
8 27 (1.22%) Games
9 18 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
10 16 (0.72%) Publishing
10 16 (0.72%) French Language
11 13 (0.59%) Billing
12 12 (0.54%) Manufacturing
12 12 (0.54%) Spanish Language
13 10 (0.45%) Automotive
14 9 (0.41%) Law
15 4 (0.18%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 861 (38.84%) Analyst
2 307 (13.85%) Data Analyst
3 269 (12.13%) Consultant
4 232 (10.46%) Developer
5 204 (9.20%) Senior Analyst
6 152 (6.86%) Architect
7 110 (4.96%) Insight Analyst
8 106 (4.78%) SAS Analyst
9 104 (4.69%) Data Scientist
10 94 (4.24%) Business Analyst
11 83 (3.74%) SAS Developer
12 82 (3.70%) SAS Consultant
13 79 (3.56%) Data Manager
14 58 (2.62%) Business Intelligence Consultant
15 56 (2.53%) Data Architect
15 56 (2.53%) Senior Data Analyst
16 54 (2.44%) Solutions Architect
17 53 (2.39%) Senior Manager
18 47 (2.12%) MI Analyst
19 45 (2.03%) Marketing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (1.76%) .NET
2 35 (1.58%) HTML
3 28 (1.26%) jQuery
4 26 (1.17%) CSS
4 26 (1.17%) XML
5 22 (0.99%) HTML5
6 20 (0.90%) Ajax
7 19 (0.86%) J2EE
8 18 (0.81%) CSS3
9 17 (0.77%) LESS
9 17 (0.77%) JSON
10 16 (0.72%) ISPF
10 16 (0.72%) Web Services
10 16 (0.72%) Kafka
11 15 (0.68%) AngularJS
11 15 (0.68%) Cascading
12 14 (0.63%) SOAP
12 14 (0.63%) ASP.NET
13 12 (0.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 12 (0.54%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 774 (34.91%) Analytical Skills
2 309 (13.94%) Mathematics
3 308 (13.89%) Statistics
4 201 (9.07%) Visualisation
5 177 (7.98%) Computer Science
6 167 (7.53%) Data Integration
7 123 (5.55%) Credit Risk
8 122 (5.50%) Economics
9 106 (4.78%) Algorithms
10 63 (2.84%) Management Information System
11 51 (2.30%) Mainframe
12 44 (1.98%) Data Extraction
13 41 (1.85%) Data Structures
14 40 (1.80%) Neural Network
15 36 (1.62%) Physics
16 35 (1.58%) Social Media
16 35 (1.58%) Digital Media
17 26 (1.17%) Applied Mathematics
18 25 (1.13%) Artificial Intelligence
18 25 (1.13%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 121 (5.46%) UNIX
2 101 (4.56%) Linux
3 91 (4.10%) Windows
4 16 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (0.50%) Solaris
8 7 (0.32%) Windows 7
8 7 (0.32%) Windows XP
9 6 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.18%) AIX
11 3 (0.14%) Fedora
11 3 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (0.14%) CentOS
11 3 (0.14%) Scientific Linux
12 2 (0.090%) MVS
13 1 (0.045%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 945 (42.63%) Analytics
2 688 (31.03%) Business Intelligence
3 383 (17.28%) Data Analysis
4 341 (15.38%) ETL
5 274 (12.36%) Data Management
6 262 (11.82%) Data Modelling
7 195 (8.80%) Data Analytics
8 182 (8.21%) CRM
9 172 (7.76%) Project Management
10 166 (7.49%) Stakeholder Management
11 141 (6.36%) Statistical Modelling
12 128 (5.77%) Mentoring
13 126 (5.68%) Predictive Modelling
14 123 (5.55%) Statistical Analysis
15 119 (5.37%) Agile Software Development
16 106 (4.78%) Customer Insight
17 102 (4.60%) Business Analysis
18 101 (4.56%) Data Architecture
19 96 (4.33%) Business Development
20 87 (3.92%) Business Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1055 (47.59%) SQL
2 333 (15.02%) R
3 176 (7.94%) Java
4 150 (6.77%) VBA
5 134 (6.04%) Python
6 105 (4.74%) MATLAB
7 89 (4.01%) C++
8 60 (2.71%) C
9 58 (2.62%) C#
10 55 (2.48%) T-SQL
11 43 (1.94%) PL/SQL
12 41 (1.85%) SAS Macro
13 37 (1.67%) VB
14 36 (1.62%) Bash Shell
15 32 (1.44%) JavaScript
16 28 (1.26%) Ruby
17 27 (1.22%) JCL
17 27 (1.22%) PHP
18 26 (1.17%) Scala
19 22 (0.99%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 588 (26.52%) Degree
2 80 (3.61%) PhD
3 36 (1.62%) SAS Certification
4 29 (1.31%) MBA
5 21 (0.95%) Security Cleared
6 19 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (0.72%) PMI Certification
8 15 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (0.54%) CCNA
10 11 (0.50%) MCSE
10 11 (0.50%) MCSA
11 10 (0.45%) ISEB
11 10 (0.45%) CISA
12 9 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (0.36%) CISM
13 8 (0.36%) NCDA
13 8 (0.36%) SC Cleared
13 8 (0.36%) CCA
13 8 (0.36%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (4.96%) QA
2 62 (2.80%) Data Quality
3 30 (1.35%) SLA
4 22 (0.99%) Basel II
5 19 (0.86%) Solvency II
6 6 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.27%) MiFID
7 4 (0.18%) EMIR
7 4 (0.18%) COREP
8 3 (0.14%) CRD IV
9 2 (0.090%) Basel III
9 2 (0.090%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.045%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.045%) COBIT
10 1 (0.045%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 1 (0.045%) CDISC
System Software
1 25 (1.13%) HDFS
2 18 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (0.59%) vSphere
4 12 (0.54%) Active Directory
5 10 (0.45%) Firmware
5 10 (0.45%) vCloud
6 6 (0.27%) Apache Flume
7 5 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.23%) XenApp
7 5 (0.23%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.14%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.090%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.090%) FreeRADIUS
10 1 (0.045%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.045%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 12 (0.54%) OpenView
1 12 (0.54%) ServiceCenter
2 9 (0.41%) CA Endevor
3 8 (0.36%) Backup Exec
4 6 (0.27%) Hadoop YARN
5 4 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.18%) MOM
5 4 (0.18%) Control-M
6 3 (0.14%) Oracle EDQ
7 1 (0.045%) Nessus
7 1 (0.045%) SCCM
7 1 (0.045%) Cacti
7 1 (0.045%) OpenNMS
7 1 (0.045%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 447 (20.16%) Oracle
2 287 (12.95%) Microsoft
3 237 (10.69%) Business Objects
4 220 (9.92%) Tableau
5 177 (7.98%) Cognos
6 157 (7.08%) Teradata
7 143 (6.45%) SAP
8 126 (5.68%) Informatica
9 110 (4.96%) IBM
10 75 (3.38%) Ab Initio
11 62 (2.80%) MicroStrategy
12 55 (2.48%) DataFlux
13 47 (2.12%) VMware
14 46 (2.07%) Google
15 40 (1.80%) Trillium
16 36 (1.62%) HP
17 31 (1.40%) Omniture
18 27 (1.22%) Talend
19 25 (1.13%) Netezza
19 25 (1.13%) Alterian
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Next Ventures Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer People
Salary: £28000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Great benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
XCM Rock
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £38500 - £42500 per annum + Extensive Benfits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive Salary & Great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Which?
Salary: c. £40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
DataSciences Consulting
Salary: Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Midlands
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus / Pension /
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago