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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 342 278 293
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +15
Permanent jobs citing SAS 899 1217 1285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.90% 1.14% 1.09%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.37% 5.40% 5.09%
Number of salaries quoted 751 949 1016
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -2.38%

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
20581 22556 25252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.63% 21.10% 21.37%
Number of salaries quoted 17639 18757 21112
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -70 806 £50,000 +11.11% 167
London -60 441 £54,000 -1.81% 90
South East -49 119 £37,500 -11.24% 11
South West +2 72 £50,000 +33.33% 12
Scotland -6 71 £52,500 +16.66% 23
City of London -32 65 £50,000 -9.09% 24
Edinburgh +25 61 £51,250 +2.50% 18
Surrey +17 53 £45,000 +8.43% 5
Yorkshire -30 48 £41,250 +10.00% 17
North West +25 44 £40,000 -5.88% 17
West Yorkshire -20 44 £40,000 +12.67% 13
Leeds -11 38 £40,000 +14.28% 12
West Midlands -26 36 £37,500 +9.22% 8
East of England +10 31 £60,000 +50.00% 5
Birmingham -3 26 £38,750 -32.01% 6
Buckinghamshire +22 24 £35,000 -17.64% 3
Bristol +13 23 £45,000 +28.57% 9
Manchester +9 22 £40,000 - 14
East Midlands -2 22 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Guildford +7 21 £60,000 +90.47% 2
Hampshire 0 21 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Gloucestershire -11 21 £54,000 +36.70% 2
Milton Keynes +27 15 £33,000 -17.50% 3
Hertfordshire +31 14 £67,500 +200.00% 3
Devon +11 14 £58,750 +58.78%
Cambridgeshire -1 14 £30,000 -7.69% 2
Peterborough -3 13 £30,000 +33.33% 2
Cheshire +30 11 £26,500 -65.24%
Chester 0 11 £26,500 -37.64%
Somerset -3 11 £49,000 -10.90% 1

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 1120 (55.39%) SQL
2 949 (46.93%) Analytics
3 807 (39.91%) Analytical Skills
4 778 (38.48%) Finance
5 717 (35.46%) Business Intelligence
6 533 (26.36%) Degree
7 521 (25.77%) R
8 413 (20.43%) Marketing
9 410 (20.28%) SPSS
10 389 (19.24%) Big Data
11 384 (18.99%) Data Analytics
12 374 (18.50%) Data Analysis
13 366 (18.10%) Hadoop
14 361 (17.85%) Tableau
14 361 (17.85%) Oracle
15 352 (17.41%) Data Warehouse
16 319 (15.78%) Python
17 307 (15.18%) QlikView
18 306 (15.13%) SQL Server
19 273 (13.50%) Mathematics
20 271 (13.40%) Visualisation
21 261 (12.91%) Statistics
22 259 (12.81%) ETL
23 250 (12.36%) Banking
24 249 (12.31%) Retail
25 241 (11.92%) Data Mining
26 234 (11.57%) Data Management
27 230 (11.37%) Data Modelling
28 222 (10.98%) Java
29 220 (10.88%) BusinessObjects

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
1 120 (5.93%) Apache Spark
2 54 (2.67%) Apache Pig
3 29 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
4 15 (0.74%) MS Exchange
5 13 (0.64%) IBM Notes
6 12 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2000
6 12 (0.59%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 11 (0.54%) SharePoint
8 10 (0.49%) Apache
9 8 (0.40%) IIS
10 5 (0.25%) CICS
10 5 (0.25%) JBoss
10 5 (0.25%) MQSeries
11 4 (0.20%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 3 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.099%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.099%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.099%) WebSphere
Applications
1 410 (20.28%) SPSS
2 197 (9.74%) MS Excel
3 100 (4.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 98 (4.85%) MS Office
5 17 (0.84%) S-PLUS
5 17 (0.84%) Stata
6 15 (0.74%) MS Project
7 11 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
8 10 (0.49%) MS Visio
9 7 (0.35%) EViews
10 3 (0.15%) Weka
11 2 (0.099%) Gephi
12 1 (0.049%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 44 (2.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 30 (1.48%) Cognos Planning
2 30 (1.48%) Cognos TM1
3 28 (1.38%) Adobe Campaign
4 17 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
4 17 (0.84%) Unica
5 16 (0.79%) FastStats
6 12 (0.59%) HFM
6 12 (0.59%) Hyperion Planning
6 12 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
7 11 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
8 9 (0.45%) Oracle 11i
8 9 (0.45%) WebTrends
9 6 (0.30%) Data Workbench
10 5 (0.25%) SAP InfiniteInsight
11 3 (0.15%) FastStats PeopleStage
12 2 (0.099%) Infor SunSystems
13 1 (0.049%) Dynamics AX
13 1 (0.049%) Magento
13 1 (0.049%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 55 (2.72%) Google Analytics
2 29 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 13 (0.64%) Adobe Analytics
4 13 (0.64%) SaaS
5 12 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (0.54%) Amazon Kinesis
7 5 (0.25%) SmartFocus
8 3 (0.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 3 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.099%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.099%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.049%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.049%) GitHub
10 1 (0.049%) Office 365
10 1 (0.049%) PaaS
10 1 (0.049%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 28 (1.38%) Internet
2 13 (0.64%) SSL
3 11 (0.54%) WebEx
4 9 (0.45%) Kerberos
4 9 (0.45%) VPN
5 8 (0.40%) DNS
5 8 (0.40%) Firewall
5 8 (0.40%) iSCSI
6 7 (0.35%) SAN
6 7 (0.35%) SNMP
6 7 (0.35%) TCP/IP
7 6 (0.30%) SMS
8 5 (0.25%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (0.25%) NAS
8 5 (0.25%) SSH
8 5 (0.25%) WAN
9 4 (0.20%) ATM
9 4 (0.20%) Broadband
9 4 (0.20%) Network Security
10 3 (0.15%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 389 (19.24%) Big Data
2 366 (18.10%) Hadoop
3 352 (17.41%) Data Warehouse
4 307 (15.18%) QlikView
5 306 (15.13%) SQL Server
6 241 (11.92%) Data Mining
7 220 (10.88%) BusinessObjects
8 200 (9.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 171 (8.46%) Base SAS
10 168 (8.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 137 (6.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 114 (5.64%) Relational Database
13 107 (5.29%) SAS EBI
14 91 (4.50%) Spotfire
15 87 (4.30%) Apache Hive
16 81 (4.01%) MongoDB
17 71 (3.51%) SAS Data Integration Studio
18 69 (3.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 61 (3.02%) NoSQL
20 53 (2.62%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (1.04%) JIRA
2 18 (0.89%) Git (software)
2 18 (0.89%) HP UFT
3 17 (0.84%) Visual Studio
4 16 (0.79%) Talend Open Studio
5 12 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.20%) ProC
6 4 (0.20%) SoapUI
6 4 (0.20%) Subversion
7 3 (0.15%) Bugzilla
7 3 (0.15%) ERwin
7 3 (0.15%) PowerDesigner
7 3 (0.15%) Toad
8 2 (0.099%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.049%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.049%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.049%) Maven
9 1 (0.049%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.049%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.049%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 778 (38.48%) Finance
2 413 (20.43%) Marketing
3 250 (12.36%) Banking
4 249 (12.31%) Retail
5 118 (5.84%) Telecoms
6 51 (2.52%) Manufacturing
7 44 (2.18%) Electronics
8 40 (1.98%) Games
9 37 (1.83%) Advertising
10 23 (1.14%) Law
11 19 (0.94%) Legal
11 19 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
12 18 (0.89%) Investment Banking
12 18 (0.89%) Publishing
13 15 (0.74%) French Language
14 14 (0.69%) Spanish Language
15 12 (0.59%) Retail Banking
16 11 (0.54%) German Language
16 11 (0.54%) Italian Language
17 10 (0.49%) Billing
Job Titles
1 846 (41.84%) Analyst
2 276 (13.65%) Data Analyst
3 249 (12.31%) Consultant
4 226 (11.18%) SAS Analyst
5 221 (10.93%) Developer
6 195 (9.64%) Data Scientist
7 163 (8.06%) Senior Analyst
8 162 (8.01%) Insight Analyst
9 154 (7.62%) SQL Analyst
10 86 (4.25%) Architect
11 85 (4.20%) SAS Developer
12 82 (4.06%) Data Manager
13 80 (3.96%) Analytics Manager
14 78 (3.86%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 76 (3.76%) SAS Consultant
16 63 (3.12%) Administrator
17 61 (3.02%) Analytics Consultant
17 61 (3.02%) Business Analyst
18 60 (2.97%) Data Architect
18 60 (2.97%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (4.45%) .NET
2 57 (2.82%) HTML
3 34 (1.68%) XML
4 31 (1.53%) D3.js
5 28 (1.38%) HTML5
6 25 (1.24%) JSON
7 22 (1.09%) CSS
8 15 (0.74%) Web Services
9 14 (0.69%) .NET Framework
9 14 (0.69%) Middleware
9 14 (0.69%) Spark Streaming
10 13 (0.64%) ASP.NET
11 10 (0.49%) NumPy
11 10 (0.49%) Pandas
12 9 (0.45%) SciPy
12 9 (0.45%) SOAP
12 9 (0.45%) Velocity
13 8 (0.40%) AngularJS
13 8 (0.40%) J2EE
13 8 (0.40%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 807 (39.91%) Analytical Skills
2 273 (13.50%) Mathematics
3 271 (13.40%) Visualisation
4 261 (12.91%) Statistics
5 180 (8.90%) Credit Risk
6 158 (7.81%) Computer Science
7 116 (5.74%) Management Information System
8 74 (3.66%) Economics
9 68 (3.36%) Data Integration
10 57 (2.82%) Data Structures
11 51 (2.52%) Algorithms
12 48 (2.37%) Data Extraction
13 35 (1.73%) User Experience
14 34 (1.68%) Social Media
15 33 (1.63%) Mobile App
16 32 (1.58%) Physics
17 21 (1.04%) Artificial Intelligence
18 20 (0.99%) Mainframe
19 18 (0.89%) FMCG
20 16 (0.79%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 101 (5.00%) Unix
2 75 (3.71%) Linux
3 47 (2.32%) Windows
4 13 (0.64%) Windows Server
5 6 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (0.25%) zOS
7 3 (0.15%) Solaris
7 3 (0.15%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.099%) AIX
8 2 (0.099%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.099%) Mac OS X Server
8 2 (0.099%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.049%) Android
9 1 (0.049%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.049%) MVS
9 1 (0.049%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 949 (46.93%) Analytics
2 717 (35.46%) Business Intelligence
3 384 (18.99%) Data Analytics
4 374 (18.50%) Data Analysis
5 259 (12.81%) ETL
6 234 (11.57%) Data Management
7 230 (11.37%) Data Modelling
8 200 (9.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 181 (8.95%) Data Visualisation
10 173 (8.56%) Agile Software Development
11 166 (8.21%) Statistical Modelling
12 154 (7.62%) Project Management
13 138 (6.82%) Machine Learning
14 129 (6.38%) Predictive Modelling
15 114 (5.64%) CRM
15 114 (5.64%) Mentoring
15 114 (5.64%) Statistical Analysis
16 112 (5.54%) Data Architecture
17 109 (5.39%) Business Analysis
18 100 (4.95%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 1120 (55.39%) SQL
2 521 (25.77%) R
3 319 (15.78%) Python
4 222 (10.98%) Java
5 130 (6.43%) MATLAB
6 128 (6.33%) VBA
7 102 (5.04%) C++
8 96 (4.75%) C#
9 82 (4.06%) C
10 76 (3.76%) JavaScript
11 73 (3.61%) T-SQL
12 55 (2.72%) Scala
13 50 (2.47%) SAS Macro
14 48 (2.37%) PL/SQL
15 37 (1.83%) VB.NET
16 34 (1.68%) Ruby
17 29 (1.43%) VB
18 27 (1.34%) Perl
19 18 (0.89%) Shell Script
20 15 (0.74%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 533 (26.36%) Degree
2 88 (4.35%) PhD
3 74 (3.66%) Security Cleared
4 64 (3.17%) SAS Certification
5 27 (1.34%) DV Cleared
6 20 (0.99%) SC Cleared
7 12 (0.59%) MBA
7 12 (0.59%) PMI Certification
8 11 (0.54%) ISEB
9 9 (0.45%) PMP
9 9 (0.45%) Postgraduate
10 8 (0.40%) CITP
11 5 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (0.20%) BPSS Clearance
12 4 (0.20%) MCSE
12 4 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (0.15%) CCNP
13 3 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (0.099%) ACCA
14 2 (0.099%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 198 (9.79%) Data Quality
2 44 (2.18%) QA
3 24 (1.19%) Solvency II
4 19 (0.94%) Basel II
5 16 (0.79%) CRD IV
6 15 (0.74%) EMIR
6 15 (0.74%) MiFID
7 8 (0.40%) IAS 39
7 8 (0.40%) SLA
8 6 (0.30%) SDET
9 5 (0.25%) Basel III
10 3 (0.15%) COREP
10 3 (0.15%) FINREP
10 3 (0.15%) SAS 70
11 2 (0.099%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.049%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (0.54%) HDFS
2 9 (0.45%) Apache Flume
3 6 (0.30%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.30%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 6 (0.30%) Time Sharing Option
3 6 (0.30%) vSphere
4 5 (0.25%) RACF
5 4 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.15%) Cronacle
7 2 (0.099%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.099%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.049%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.049%) Docker
8 1 (0.049%) Firmware
8 1 (0.049%) iptables
8 1 (0.049%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 12 (0.59%) EnCase
1 12 (0.59%) FTK
2 7 (0.35%) Oozie
3 5 (0.25%) zSecure
4 4 (0.20%) Nessus
5 3 (0.15%) Ansible
5 3 (0.15%) Fluentd
5 3 (0.15%) Nagios
5 3 (0.15%) QRadar
6 2 (0.099%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.099%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.099%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.099%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.099%) Puppet
7 1 (0.049%) Ambari
7 1 (0.049%) AppManager
7 1 (0.049%) Control-M
7 1 (0.049%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.049%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (0.049%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 361 (17.85%) Oracle
1 361 (17.85%) Tableau
2 218 (10.78%) Microsoft
3 164 (8.11%) SAP
4 145 (7.17%) Teradata
5 123 (6.08%) Cognos
6 117 (5.79%) Informatica
7 109 (5.39%) IBM
8 84 (4.15%) Netezza
9 76 (3.76%) Ab Initio
10 70 (3.46%) MicroStrategy
11 64 (3.17%) Cloudera
12 62 (3.07%) Google
13 54 (2.67%) Adobe
14 41 (2.03%) RapidMiner
15 35 (1.73%) Hyperion
16 34 (1.68%) Apple
16 34 (1.68%) Hortonworks
16 34 (1.68%) TIBCO
17 26 (1.29%) Facebook
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £456000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Lifestyle
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £80k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 12.5% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + OTE 100+ benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £100,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £100,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £70,000 + strong package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £38000 - £46000 per annum + a competitive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - 130k + benefits + bonus plus attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + 10 % Bonus + Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £60k plus performance bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + a competitive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £110k plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 -£40,000 plus an attractive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago