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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 374 292 301
Rank change year-on-year
-82 +9
Permanent jobs citing SAS 785 1179 1152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.80% 1.07% 0.99%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.39% 5.61% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 659 902 890
Median salary £49,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

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
17899 21016 23725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.25% 19.03% 20.40%
Number of salaries quoted 15210 17413 19525
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -61 715 £50,000 +5.26% 114
London -69 370 £52,500 -2.77% 53
South East -13 126 £40,000 -3.61% 11
South West +20 56 £50,000 +33.33% 15
Surrey +30 47 £52,500 +38.15% 3
Scotland -11 46 £50,000 +11.11% 19
Yorkshire -12 42 £40,000 +6.66% 6
West Yorkshire -2 41 £40,000 +10.34% 5
West Midlands -14 41 £40,000 +6.66% 10
City of London -31 38 £50,000 -4.76% 15
Edinburgh +11 37 £50,000 - 19
Leeds +30 36 £40,000 +14.28% 3
North West -12 34 £40,000 -6.97% 10
Buckinghamshire +26 27 £35,000 -18.60% 1
East Midlands -5 24 £44,000 +17.33% 3
Milton Keynes +25 21 £33,000 -23.25% 1
Guildford +29 20 £68,750 +118.25%
Bristol +24 20 £50,000 +33.33% 6
Birmingham -5 20 £40,000 +9.58% 5
Manchester -7 19 £40,000 -6.97% 7
East of England +16 18 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Hampshire -39 17 £37,500 -24.24% 3
Berkshire +19 16 £46,250 -22.91% 2
Devon +16 16 £50,000 +42.85%
Wales +2 15 £34,500 +16.94% 1
South Wales +14 14 £32,500 +10.16% 1
Exeter - 14 £50,000 -
Gloucestershire -3 10 £54,000 +54.28% 6
East Sussex - 9 £29,913 - 1
Brighton - 9 £29,913 - 1

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 1079 (57.03%) SQL
2 951 (50.26%) Analytics
3 758 (40.06%) Analytical Skills
4 721 (38.11%) Finance
5 657 (34.73%) Business Intelligence
6 519 (27.43%) Degree
7 513 (27.11%) R
8 407 (21.51%) Data Analytics
9 405 (21.41%) Big Data
10 402 (21.25%) Marketing
11 389 (20.56%) Hadoop
12 384 (20.30%) Python
13 363 (19.19%) SPSS
14 335 (17.71%) Tableau
15 334 (17.65%) Oracle
16 321 (16.97%) Data Analysis
17 304 (16.07%) SQL Server
18 290 (15.33%) Data Warehouse
19 281 (14.85%) Visualisation
20 273 (14.43%) QlikView
21 265 (14.01%) Mathematics
22 263 (13.90%) Statistics
23 246 (13.00%) Java
24 241 (12.74%) Retail
25 230 (12.16%) ETL
26 222 (11.73%) Data Mining
27 213 (11.26%) Data Management
28 212 (11.21%) Banking
29 202 (10.68%) Data Visualisation
30 195 (10.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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
1 149 (7.88%) Apache Spark
2 71 (3.75%) Apache Pig
3 27 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
4 18 (0.95%) Apache
5 15 (0.79%) SharePoint
6 8 (0.42%) IIS
7 5 (0.26%) JBoss
7 5 (0.26%) MQSeries
7 5 (0.26%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.21%) Apache Solr
8 4 (0.21%) CICS
8 4 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.11%) CMS
11 1 (0.053%) FileNet
11 1 (0.053%) Liferay
11 1 (0.053%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.053%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.053%) WebLogic
Applications
1 363 (19.19%) SPSS
2 167 (8.83%) MS Excel
3 103 (5.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 77 (4.07%) MS Office
5 19 (1.00%) Stata
6 15 (0.79%) MS Project
7 11 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
8 10 (0.53%) S-PLUS
9 9 (0.48%) MS Visio
10 4 (0.21%) EViews
10 4 (0.21%) Weka
11 2 (0.11%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 42 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 35 (1.85%) Adobe Campaign
3 30 (1.59%) FastStats
4 29 (1.53%) Cognos TM1
5 28 (1.48%) Cognos Planning
6 18 (0.95%) Unica
7 13 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
8 9 (0.48%) WebTrends
9 5 (0.26%) Data Workbench
10 3 (0.16%) FastStats PeopleStage
11 2 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
11 2 (0.11%) SAP InfiniteInsight
12 1 (0.053%) Eloqua
12 1 (0.053%) Magento
12 1 (0.053%) Payment Gateway
12 1 (0.053%) SAP ERP
12 1 (0.053%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 50 (2.64%) Google Analytics
2 43 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (0.69%) Adobe Analytics
4 13 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
5 11 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (0.58%) SaaS
6 10 (0.53%) Amazon EMR
7 9 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (0.48%) Amazon Kinesis
7 9 (0.48%) SmartFocus
8 5 (0.26%) Office 365
9 4 (0.21%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 3 (0.16%) GitHub
11 2 (0.11%) BlueKai
12 1 (0.053%) Azure Machine Learning
12 1 (0.053%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.053%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 36 (1.90%) Internet
2 16 (0.85%) Firewall
3 15 (0.79%) SSL
4 13 (0.69%) VPN
5 12 (0.63%) SMS
6 10 (0.53%) iSCSI
6 10 (0.53%) SNMP
7 9 (0.48%) Kerberos
7 9 (0.48%) NAS
8 8 (0.42%) ATM
8 8 (0.42%) DNS
8 8 (0.42%) Network Security
9 7 (0.37%) SAN
10 6 (0.32%) TCP/IP
10 6 (0.32%) WAN
11 5 (0.26%) Fibre Channel
11 5 (0.26%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (0.21%) snoop
12 4 (0.21%) tcpdump
12 4 (0.21%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 405 (21.41%) Big Data
2 389 (20.56%) Hadoop
3 304 (16.07%) SQL Server
4 290 (15.33%) Data Warehouse
5 273 (14.43%) QlikView
6 222 (11.73%) Data Mining
7 195 (10.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 169 (8.93%) Base SAS
8 169 (8.93%) BusinessObjects
8 169 (8.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 108 (5.71%) Relational Database
10 104 (5.50%) Apache Hive
11 102 (5.39%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 99 (5.23%) SAS EBI
13 87 (4.60%) Spotfire
14 86 (4.55%) MongoDB
15 81 (4.28%) NoSQL
16 70 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 58 (3.07%) MySQL
17 58 (3.07%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 26 (1.37%) Git (software)
2 17 (0.90%) JIRA
2 17 (0.90%) Visual Studio
3 16 (0.85%) Talend Open Studio
4 11 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (0.37%) HP UFT
6 5 (0.26%) Subversion
7 4 (0.21%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.16%) Bugzilla
8 3 (0.16%) Maven
8 3 (0.16%) ProC
9 2 (0.11%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.11%) Toad
10 1 (0.053%) ERwin
10 1 (0.053%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.053%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.053%) Selenium
10 1 (0.053%) SoapUI
General
1 721 (38.11%) Finance
2 402 (21.25%) Marketing
3 241 (12.74%) Retail
4 212 (11.21%) Banking
5 101 (5.34%) Telecoms
6 57 (3.01%) Manufacturing
7 42 (2.22%) Electronics
8 38 (2.01%) Advertising
9 33 (1.74%) Games
10 20 (1.06%) Investment Banking
11 19 (1.00%) Legal
12 17 (0.90%) Publishing
13 14 (0.74%) French Language
14 11 (0.58%) Financial Institution
14 11 (0.58%) Law
14 11 (0.58%) Retail Banking
15 10 (0.53%) Billing
15 10 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
16 9 (0.48%) Spanish Language
17 8 (0.42%) German Language
Job Titles
1 752 (39.75%) Analyst
2 259 (13.69%) Data Analyst
3 235 (12.42%) Consultant
4 221 (11.68%) Data Scientist
5 200 (10.57%) SAS Analyst
6 189 (9.99%) Developer
7 171 (9.04%) Insight Analyst
8 140 (7.40%) SQL Analyst
9 127 (6.71%) Senior Analyst
10 96 (5.07%) Data Manager
11 85 (4.49%) Architect
12 74 (3.91%) SAS Consultant
13 71 (3.75%) Analytics Manager
14 64 (3.38%) Data Architect
14 64 (3.38%) Senior Manager
15 62 (3.28%) SAS Developer
16 60 (3.17%) Data Consultant
17 56 (2.96%) Analytics Consultant
18 55 (2.91%) Risk Analyst
18 55 (2.91%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (4.39%) .NET
2 46 (2.43%) HTML
3 35 (1.85%) D3.js
4 34 (1.80%) XML
5 27 (1.43%) JSON
6 23 (1.22%) CSS
7 22 (1.16%) Web Services
8 18 (0.95%) HTML5
9 16 (0.85%) Spark Streaming
10 14 (0.74%) ASP.NET
11 12 (0.63%) Pandas
12 11 (0.58%) Natural Language Processing
13 10 (0.53%) MDX
13 10 (0.53%) NumPy
13 10 (0.53%) SciPy
14 9 (0.48%) Velocity
15 8 (0.42%) AngularJS
15 8 (0.42%) J2EE
15 8 (0.42%) Kafka
15 8 (0.42%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 758 (40.06%) Analytical Skills
2 281 (14.85%) Visualisation
3 265 (14.01%) Mathematics
4 263 (13.90%) Statistics
5 173 (9.14%) Credit Risk
6 166 (8.77%) Computer Science
7 86 (4.55%) Management Information System
8 64 (3.38%) Economics
9 54 (2.85%) Data Structures
10 53 (2.80%) Data Integration
11 50 (2.64%) Algorithms
12 44 (2.33%) Physics
13 38 (2.01%) User Experience
14 37 (1.96%) Social Media
15 36 (1.90%) Data Extraction
16 24 (1.27%) Artificial Intelligence
17 21 (1.11%) Applied Mathematics
17 21 (1.11%) Mainframe
17 21 (1.11%) Mobile App
18 20 (1.06%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 74 (3.91%) Linux
2 72 (3.81%) Unix
3 55 (2.91%) Windows
4 22 (1.16%) Windows Server
5 13 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (0.32%) MVS
9 5 (0.26%) zOS
10 4 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.21%) Solaris
10 4 (0.21%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.16%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.11%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.11%) Mac OS X Server
13 1 (0.053%) Android
13 1 (0.053%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.053%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 951 (50.26%) Analytics
2 657 (34.73%) Business Intelligence
3 407 (21.51%) Data Analytics
4 321 (16.97%) Data Analysis
5 230 (12.16%) ETL
6 213 (11.26%) Data Management
7 202 (10.68%) Data Visualisation
8 187 (9.88%) Data Modelling
9 178 (9.41%) Stakeholder Management
10 171 (9.04%) Machine Learning
11 162 (8.56%) Statistical Modelling
12 160 (8.46%) Agile Software Development
13 148 (7.82%) Project Management
14 128 (6.77%) Predictive Modelling
15 117 (6.18%) Actionable Insight
16 110 (5.81%) Customer Insight
17 104 (5.50%) CRM
18 100 (5.29%) Mentoring
19 99 (5.23%) Business Analysis
20 92 (4.86%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1079 (57.03%) SQL
2 513 (27.11%) R
3 384 (20.30%) Python
4 246 (13.00%) Java
5 122 (6.45%) MATLAB
6 121 (6.40%) VBA
7 98 (5.18%) C#
8 89 (4.70%) C++
9 85 (4.49%) T-SQL
10 71 (3.75%) JavaScript
11 70 (3.70%) Scala
12 62 (3.28%) C
13 53 (2.80%) SAS Macro
14 42 (2.22%) PL/SQL
15 41 (2.17%) VB.NET
16 34 (1.80%) Perl
17 26 (1.37%) VB
18 25 (1.32%) Ruby
19 12 (0.63%) Shell Script
20 9 (0.48%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 519 (27.43%) Degree
2 107 (5.66%) PhD
3 58 (3.07%) Security Cleared
4 54 (2.85%) SAS Certification
5 28 (1.48%) PMI Certification
6 24 (1.27%) DV Cleared
7 19 (1.00%) SC Cleared
8 13 (0.69%) MBA
9 12 (0.63%) PMP
10 11 (0.58%) MCSE
10 11 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (0.48%) ISEB
12 8 (0.42%) Postgraduate
13 4 (0.21%) BPSS Clearance
13 4 (0.21%) CCNP
13 4 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (0.21%) MCP
13 4 (0.21%) MCSA
13 4 (0.21%) MCTS
13 4 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (7.40%) Data Quality
2 43 (2.27%) QA
3 12 (0.63%) Solvency II
4 9 (0.48%) Basel II
4 9 (0.48%) EMIR
4 9 (0.48%) MiFID
4 9 (0.48%) SLA
5 8 (0.42%) CRD IV
5 8 (0.42%) IAS 39
6 7 (0.37%) SDET
7 5 (0.26%) Basel III
7 5 (0.26%) SAS 70
8 3 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (0.11%) Actionable Recommendations
10 1 (0.053%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.053%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 20 (1.06%) Apache Flume
2 16 (0.85%) HDFS
3 11 (0.58%) Active Directory
4 9 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.32%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.32%) vSphere
6 5 (0.26%) Docker
6 5 (0.26%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 5 (0.26%) Time Sharing Option
7 4 (0.21%) RACF
8 1 (0.053%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.053%) Firmware
8 1 (0.053%) GPFS
8 1 (0.053%) iptables
8 1 (0.053%) Postfix
8 1 (0.053%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (0.53%) Oozie
2 8 (0.42%) Ansible
2 8 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.32%) Nessus
4 4 (0.21%) AppManager
4 4 (0.21%) HP SiteScope
4 4 (0.21%) Nagios
4 4 (0.21%) zSecure
5 3 (0.16%) Fluentd
5 3 (0.16%) Puppet
5 3 (0.16%) QRadar
6 2 (0.11%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.11%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.053%) Ambari
7 1 (0.053%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.053%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 335 (17.71%) Tableau
2 334 (17.65%) Oracle
3 165 (8.72%) Microsoft
4 152 (8.03%) SAP
5 115 (6.08%) Teradata
6 114 (6.03%) Cognos
7 106 (5.60%) Informatica
8 104 (5.50%) IBM
9 75 (3.96%) Ab Initio
10 71 (3.75%) MicroStrategy
11 69 (3.65%) Netezza
12 65 (3.44%) Cloudera
13 61 (3.22%) Google
14 52 (2.75%) Adobe
15 37 (1.96%) RapidMiner
16 36 (1.90%) Hortonworks
17 34 (1.80%) TIBCO
18 31 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
19 28 (1.48%) Facebook
20 26 (1.37%) Jaspersoft
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Storm Global Analytics
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Vadis People
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Highly Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Company
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £37500 - £42500 per annum + PMI, pension, bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Car, PMI, Flexible benefits, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
North East
Parallel Consulting
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, benefits, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £100,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £28000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus, Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: Company benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Montash
Salary: £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago