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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 380 291 303
Rank change year-on-year
-89 +12
Permanent jobs citing SAS 680 1127 1144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.76% 1.07% 1.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.19% 5.63% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 545 885 903
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £31,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,600 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -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
16245 20025 23268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.12% 18.94% 20.49%
Number of salaries quoted 13602 16742 19511
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 -88 630 £45,000 - 98
London -98 253 £55,000 +6.79% 49
South East -41 82 £47,500 +11.76% 11
North West -18 61 £37,500 +7.14% 8
West Midlands -2 53 £43,750 +13.63% 6
East of England +35 46 £39,500 -36.80% 2
Yorkshire -18 46 £37,500 - 16
East Midlands +12 45 £45,000 +12.50% 3
West Yorkshire -13 40 £37,500 - 15
Manchester -8 39 £37,250 -6.87% 5
South West -15 36 £40,375 +4.87% 3
Scotland -2 35 £47,500 +11.76% 12
Leeds +9 33 £43,750 +21.52% 8
Northamptonshire +26 32 £39,500 -12.22% 1
Northampton +30 29 £39,500 -24.76% 1
City of London -26 28 £48,500 -3.00% 12
Birmingham -3 25 £45,000 +7.46% 2
Edinburgh -15 23 £47,500 +11.76% 12
Hertfordshire +32 20 £52,500 -16.00%
Surrey -9 19 £52,500 +11.11%
Berkshire +23 17 £48,750 -1.01% 6
Devon 0 17 £50,000 -
Exeter - 17 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire +9 14 £35,000 -50.00% 1
St Albans - 14 - -
East Sussex +35 13 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Leicestershire +8 12 £45,000 -14.28%
Buckinghamshire -51 12 £37,500 +13.63% 1
Peterborough +4 10 £33,750 -35.71%
Leicester -2 10 £45,000 -14.28%

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 847 (61.92%) SQL
2 782 (57.16%) Analytics
3 568 (41.52%) Analytical Skills
4 492 (35.96%) Business Intelligence
5 470 (34.36%) Finance
6 432 (31.58%) R
7 395 (28.87%) Degree
8 392 (28.65%) Python
9 375 (27.41%) SPSS
10 334 (24.42%) Marketing
11 295 (21.56%) Big Data
12 294 (21.49%) Data Analytics
13 259 (18.93%) Hadoop
14 234 (17.11%) SQL Server
15 230 (16.81%) Tableau
16 229 (16.74%) Statistics
17 213 (15.57%) Mathematics
18 202 (14.77%) Data Warehouse
19 197 (14.40%) ETL
20 195 (14.25%) Data Analysis
21 192 (14.04%) Oracle
22 181 (13.23%) Banking
23 176 (12.87%) Java
24 173 (12.65%) Visualisation
25 163 (11.92%) Machine Learning
26 140 (10.23%) QlikView
27 138 (10.09%) Retail
28 137 (10.01%) Credit Risk
29 136 (9.94%) Agile Software Development
30 132 (9.65%) Computer Science

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
1 110 (8.04%) Apache Spark
2 61 (4.46%) Apache Pig
3 26 (1.90%) Apache
4 25 (1.83%) SharePoint
5 10 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 9 (0.66%) Oracle Application Server
7 8 (0.58%) ArcGIS
7 8 (0.58%) MQSeries
8 7 (0.51%) Jupyter
9 4 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.29%) CICS
9 4 (0.29%) JBoss
9 4 (0.29%) Skype for Business
9 4 (0.29%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.29%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.22%) Confluence
10 3 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.22%) IIS
11 2 (0.15%) CMS
11 2 (0.15%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 375 (27.41%) SPSS
2 114 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 80 (5.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 45 (3.29%) MS Office
5 33 (2.41%) Stata
6 10 (0.73%) MS Visio
7 9 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
8 7 (0.51%) EViews
9 5 (0.37%) S-PLUS
10 3 (0.22%) Gephi
11 2 (0.15%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 49 (3.58%) FastStats
2 23 (1.68%) Adobe Campaign
3 10 (0.73%) Unica
3 10 (0.73%) WebTrends
4 7 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.22%) Oracle AML
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.15%) SAP InfiniteInsight
7 1 (0.073%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.073%) Data Workbench
7 1 (0.073%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.073%) FastStats PeopleStage
7 1 (0.073%) Kissmetrics
7 1 (0.073%) Magento
7 1 (0.073%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.073%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.073%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.073%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 46 (3.36%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (2.41%) Google Analytics
3 20 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
3 20 (1.46%) Google Cloud Platform
4 16 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (0.95%) Adobe Analytics
6 13 (0.95%) Amazon EMR
7 6 (0.44%) Office 365
8 5 (0.37%) IaaS
8 5 (0.37%) PaaS
9 3 (0.22%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.22%) AWS Data Pipeline
9 3 (0.22%) SaaS
9 3 (0.22%) SmartFocus
10 2 (0.15%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.15%) BlueKai
11 1 (0.073%) Azure Machine Learning
11 1 (0.073%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 10 (0.73%) Internet
1 10 (0.73%) SAN
1 10 (0.73%) SSL
2 8 (0.58%) Firewall
2 8 (0.58%) VPN
3 7 (0.51%) SMS
4 6 (0.44%) NAS
5 5 (0.37%) Kerberos
6 4 (0.29%) DHCP
6 4 (0.29%) DNS
6 4 (0.29%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (0.29%) Network Security
6 4 (0.29%) SSH
7 3 (0.22%) BGP
7 3 (0.22%) BIG-IP
7 3 (0.22%) EIGRP
7 3 (0.22%) MPLS
7 3 (0.22%) snoop
7 3 (0.22%) tcpdump
7 3 (0.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 295 (21.56%) Big Data
2 259 (18.93%) Hadoop
3 234 (17.11%) SQL Server
4 202 (14.77%) Data Warehouse
5 140 (10.23%) QlikView
6 113 (8.26%) Base SAS
6 113 (8.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 112 (8.19%) Data Mining
8 101 (7.38%) BusinessObjects
9 99 (7.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 93 (6.80%) Relational Database
11 74 (5.41%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 69 (5.04%) Apache Hive
13 67 (4.90%) SAS EBI
14 54 (3.95%) RDBMS
15 53 (3.87%) MySQL
16 52 (3.80%) Spotfire
17 50 (3.65%) NoSQL
18 47 (3.44%) MongoDB
19 46 (3.36%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 17 (1.24%) JIRA
2 11 (0.80%) Oracle APEX
3 9 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
4 7 (0.51%) Git (software)
4 7 (0.51%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (0.29%) ERwin
5 4 (0.29%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.15%) Mocha
6 2 (0.15%) Selenium
6 2 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.15%) TestRail
6 2 (0.15%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.073%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.073%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.073%) Subversion
General
1 470 (34.36%) Finance
2 334 (24.42%) Marketing
3 181 (13.23%) Banking
4 138 (10.09%) Retail
5 31 (2.27%) Telecoms
6 29 (2.12%) Legal
7 23 (1.68%) Advertising
7 23 (1.68%) Manufacturing
8 13 (0.95%) Investment Banking
9 11 (0.80%) Retail Banking
10 10 (0.73%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.58%) Games
12 7 (0.51%) Electronics
13 5 (0.37%) Publishing
14 4 (0.29%) Back Office
14 4 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
14 4 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.22%) Law
16 1 (0.073%) Front Office
16 1 (0.073%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 499 (36.48%) Analyst
2 191 (13.96%) Data Analyst
3 184 (13.45%) Data Scientist
4 161 (11.77%) Consultant
5 114 (8.33%) Developer
6 109 (7.97%) SAS Analyst
7 98 (7.16%) Insight Analyst
8 96 (7.02%) Senior Analyst
9 75 (5.48%) SQL Analyst
10 71 (5.19%) Data Consultant
11 63 (4.61%) Architect
12 60 (4.39%) Analytics Manager
13 56 (4.09%) Analytics Consultant
14 53 (3.87%) Business Intelligence Consultant
15 52 (3.80%) Marketing Analyst
16 51 (3.73%) Data Manager
17 49 (3.58%) Senior Manager
18 42 (3.07%) Business Intelligence Developer
19 41 (3.00%) SAS Consultant
20 39 (2.85%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (4.97%) .NET
2 34 (2.49%) Web Services
3 28 (2.05%) HTML
4 26 (1.90%) CSS
5 16 (1.17%) MDX
6 13 (0.95%) D3.js
7 11 (0.80%) Natural Language Processing
7 11 (0.80%) Pandas
8 10 (0.73%) COM+
8 10 (0.73%) Middleware
9 9 (0.66%) XML
10 8 (0.58%) ISPF
10 8 (0.58%) NumPy
10 8 (0.58%) scikit-learn
11 7 (0.51%) MLlib
12 6 (0.44%) HTML5
13 5 (0.37%) JSON
14 4 (0.29%) ASP.NET
14 4 (0.29%) Java EE
14 4 (0.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 568 (41.52%) Analytical Skills
2 229 (16.74%) Statistics
3 213 (15.57%) Mathematics
4 173 (12.65%) Visualisation
5 137 (10.01%) Credit Risk
6 132 (9.65%) Computer Science
7 54 (3.95%) Algorithms
7 54 (3.95%) Economics
8 43 (3.14%) Data Extraction
9 33 (2.41%) Data Integration
9 33 (2.41%) Physics
10 29 (2.12%) Management Information System
11 23 (1.68%) Social Media
12 22 (1.61%) Neural Network
13 21 (1.54%) Mobile App
14 20 (1.46%) Mainframe
14 20 (1.46%) PMI
15 13 (0.95%) Data Structures
15 13 (0.95%) Reference Data
15 13 (0.95%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 80 (5.85%) Linux
2 60 (4.39%) Unix
3 56 (4.09%) Windows
4 22 (1.61%) Windows Server
5 15 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (0.88%) zOS
8 6 (0.44%) MVS
8 6 (0.44%) Solaris
9 4 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.073%) Android
10 1 (0.073%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.073%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 782 (57.16%) Analytics
2 492 (35.96%) Business Intelligence
3 294 (21.49%) Data Analytics
4 197 (14.40%) ETL
5 195 (14.25%) Data Analysis
6 163 (11.92%) Machine Learning
7 136 (9.94%) Agile Software Development
8 127 (9.28%) Data Modelling
9 123 (8.99%) Stakeholder Management
10 106 (7.75%) Data Management
11 100 (7.31%) Statistical Modelling
12 93 (6.80%) Predictive Modelling
13 89 (6.51%) Project Management
14 88 (6.43%) CRM
15 86 (6.29%) Data Visualisation
16 85 (6.21%) Business Analytics
17 84 (6.14%) Customer Insight
17 84 (6.14%) Web Analytics
18 79 (5.77%) Statistical Analysis
19 74 (5.41%) Actionable Insight
Programming Languages
1 847 (61.92%) SQL
2 432 (31.58%) R
3 392 (28.65%) Python
4 176 (12.87%) Java
5 99 (7.24%) VBA
6 81 (5.92%) C#
7 79 (5.77%) MATLAB
7 79 (5.77%) T-SQL
8 65 (4.75%) C++
9 56 (4.09%) Scala
10 37 (2.70%) JavaScript
11 35 (2.56%) Perl
12 32 (2.34%) PHP
13 31 (2.27%) PL/SQL
13 31 (2.27%) SAS Macro
14 29 (2.12%) VB
14 29 (2.12%) VB.NET
15 25 (1.83%) Shell Script
16 20 (1.46%) C
17 15 (1.10%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 395 (28.87%) Degree
2 101 (7.38%) PhD
3 34 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (1.83%) PMI Certification
5 21 (1.54%) MCSE
6 20 (1.46%) SAS Certification
6 20 (1.46%) Security Cleared
7 13 (0.95%) MBA
7 13 (0.95%) SC Cleared
8 11 (0.80%) MCP
8 11 (0.80%) MCSA
9 10 (0.73%) MCAD
9 10 (0.73%) MCSD
10 7 (0.51%) ISEB
10 7 (0.51%) MCTS
11 5 (0.37%) PMP
12 4 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.29%) MCITP
12 4 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (7.24%) Data Quality
2 53 (3.87%) QA
3 9 (0.66%) SLA
4 7 (0.51%) Actionable Recommendations
5 6 (0.44%) IAS 39
5 6 (0.44%) SAS 70
6 3 (0.22%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.22%) SEPA
6 3 (0.22%) TARGET2
7 2 (0.15%) CRD IV
7 2 (0.15%) GCP
7 2 (0.15%) GLP
8 1 (0.073%) CDISC
8 1 (0.073%) COREP
8 1 (0.073%) FINREP
8 1 (0.073%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.073%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 29 (2.12%) Apache Flume
2 20 (1.46%) Active Directory
3 13 (0.95%) HDFS
4 9 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (0.58%) Docker
5 8 (0.58%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 8 (0.58%) Time Sharing Option
6 7 (0.51%) vSphere
7 6 (0.44%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.29%) RACF
8 4 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.073%) GPFS
10 1 (0.073%) Postfix
10 1 (0.073%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.073%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (0.66%) Ansible
2 9 (0.66%) HP Data Protector
2 9 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (0.44%) Oozie
4 4 (0.29%) SCCM
4 4 (0.29%) zSecure
5 3 (0.22%) Data Guard
5 3 (0.22%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.15%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.073%) Ambari
7 1 (0.073%) AppManager
7 1 (0.073%) Graphite
7 1 (0.073%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.073%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (0.073%) MOM
7 1 (0.073%) Nagios
7 1 (0.073%) Puppet
7 1 (0.073%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 230 (16.81%) Tableau
2 192 (14.04%) Oracle
3 122 (8.92%) Microsoft
4 91 (6.65%) SAP
5 67 (4.90%) Teradata
6 57 (4.17%) IBM
7 56 (4.09%) Google
8 53 (3.87%) Cognos
9 49 (3.58%) MicroStrategy
10 46 (3.36%) Informatica
11 37 (2.70%) Ab Initio
12 33 (2.41%) Adobe
13 29 (2.12%) Actimize
14 23 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
15 20 (1.46%) Cloudera
15 20 (1.46%) Netezza
16 18 (1.32%) Alterian
16 18 (1.32%) Alteryx
17 16 (1.17%) TIBCO
18 13 (0.95%) HP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £32000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + pension, healthcare, equity, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier Media
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £37500 - £42500 per annum + PMI, pension, bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £62k package
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, benefits, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£60,000 + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£60,000 + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£60,000 + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £43000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago