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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 359 272 298
Rank change year-on-year
-87 +26
Permanent jobs citing SAS 811 1280 1225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.84% 1.16% 1.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.56% 5.96% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 683 982 956
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -3.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
17801 21470 24727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.34% 19.40% 20.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15151 17787 20562
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -93 732 £50,000 +5.26% 112
London -92 375 £52,500 -4.54% 61
South East -11 120 £39,500 -4.81% 15
South West +10 66 £50,000 +28.20% 9
Scotland -1 58 £56,250 +25.00% 17
Surrey +32 53 £45,000 +8.43% 4
Edinburgh +26 46 £56,250 +12.50% 16
Yorkshire -23 42 £41,250 +6.45% 8
North West +11 40 £40,000 -5.88% 10
West Yorkshire -27 39 £40,000 +6.66% 8
Leeds +5 35 £40,000 +14.28% 7
West Midlands -29 35 £38,000 +11.22% 3
City of London -62 35 £43,000 -21.81% 18
East of England +38 29 £60,000 +45.45%
East Midlands -7 26 £37,750 -5.62% 4
Manchester +10 23 £42,500 +6.25% 10
Birmingham -6 22 £40,000 +11.11% 2
Bristol +28 21 £50,000 +42.85% 6
Buckinghamshire +24 21 £35,000 -18.60% 2
Hampshire -15 20 £35,000 -28.57% 3
Guildford +16 18 £63,750 +72.29%
Gloucestershire -13 18 £54,000 +24.13% 1
Hertfordshire +39 17 £65,000 +160.00%
Milton Keynes +22 14 £33,000 -22.35% 1
Devon +10 14 £51,250 +46.42% 1
Reigate +1 12 £39,500 -13.66% 2
Exeter - 12 £50,000 - 1
Somerset +5 11 £52,000 +48.57%
Berkshire +13 10 £40,000 -50.00% 4
Cambridgeshire +7 10 £30,000 -7.69%

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 1083 (56.20%) SQL
2 951 (49.35%) Analytics
3 780 (40.48%) Analytical Skills
4 727 (37.73%) Finance
5 668 (34.67%) Business Intelligence
6 518 (26.88%) Degree
7 514 (26.67%) R
8 399 (20.71%) Data Analytics
9 396 (20.55%) Marketing
10 390 (20.24%) SPSS
11 384 (19.93%) Big Data
12 369 (19.15%) Hadoop
13 348 (18.06%) Tableau
13 348 (18.06%) Python
14 342 (17.75%) Data Analysis
15 339 (17.59%) Oracle
16 309 (16.04%) Data Warehouse
17 294 (15.26%) SQL Server
18 291 (15.10%) QlikView
19 275 (14.27%) Visualisation
20 261 (13.54%) Mathematics
20 261 (13.54%) Statistics
21 259 (13.44%) Retail
22 244 (12.66%) Java
23 230 (11.94%) ETL
24 223 (11.57%) Data Mining
25 219 (11.36%) Banking
26 216 (11.21%) Data Management
27 199 (10.33%) Data Visualisation
28 194 (10.07%) Stakeholder Management

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
1 134 (6.95%) Apache Spark
2 62 (3.22%) Apache Pig
3 27 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (0.67%) Apache
5 10 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (0.52%) MS Exchange
5 10 (0.52%) SharePoint
6 8 (0.42%) IIS
6 8 (0.42%) MQSeries
7 7 (0.36%) CICS
8 6 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2000
8 6 (0.31%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 6 (0.31%) IBM Notes
9 4 (0.21%) Apache Solr
9 4 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.21%) JBoss
10 3 (0.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.10%) CMS
12 1 (0.052%) FileNet
12 1 (0.052%) Tomcat
Applications
1 390 (20.24%) SPSS
2 176 (9.13%) MS Excel
3 102 (5.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 93 (4.83%) MS Office
5 19 (0.99%) Stata
6 15 (0.78%) MS Project
6 15 (0.78%) S-PLUS
7 11 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
8 9 (0.47%) MS Visio
9 7 (0.36%) EViews
10 4 (0.21%) Weka
11 2 (0.10%) Gephi
12 1 (0.052%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 45 (2.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 30 (1.56%) Cognos Planning
2 30 (1.56%) Cognos TM1
3 29 (1.50%) Adobe Campaign
4 21 (1.09%) FastStats
5 17 (0.88%) Unica
6 16 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
7 9 (0.47%) WebTrends
8 7 (0.36%) Oracle 11i
9 6 (0.31%) Data Workbench
10 5 (0.26%) SAP InfiniteInsight
11 3 (0.16%) FastStats PeopleStage
11 3 (0.16%) HFM
11 3 (0.16%) Hyperion Planning
11 3 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
11 3 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
12 2 (0.10%) Magento
13 1 (0.052%) Eloqua
13 1 (0.052%) Payment Gateway
13 1 (0.052%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 54 (2.80%) Google Analytics
2 35 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (0.73%) Adobe Analytics
4 13 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 13 (0.67%) SaaS
5 12 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (0.52%) Amazon Kinesis
7 8 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (0.42%) SmartFocus
8 7 (0.36%) Amazon EMR
9 6 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.21%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 3 (0.16%) GitHub
11 3 (0.16%) Office 365
12 1 (0.052%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.052%) MailChimp
12 1 (0.052%) PaaS
12 1 (0.052%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 34 (1.76%) Internet
2 17 (0.88%) SSL
3 14 (0.73%) Firewall
4 12 (0.62%) Kerberos
5 11 (0.57%) VPN
6 10 (0.52%) SMS
6 10 (0.52%) SNMP
7 9 (0.47%) iSCSI
8 8 (0.42%) DNS
8 8 (0.42%) Network Security
9 7 (0.36%) ATM
9 7 (0.36%) SAN
9 7 (0.36%) SSH
9 7 (0.36%) WebEx
10 6 (0.31%) NAS
10 6 (0.31%) TCP/IP
10 6 (0.31%) WAN
11 5 (0.26%) Fibre Channel
11 5 (0.26%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (0.21%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 384 (19.93%) Big Data
2 369 (19.15%) Hadoop
3 309 (16.04%) Data Warehouse
4 294 (15.26%) SQL Server
5 291 (15.10%) QlikView
6 223 (11.57%) Data Mining
7 189 (9.81%) BusinessObjects
8 187 (9.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 164 (8.51%) Base SAS
10 161 (8.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 124 (6.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 110 (5.71%) Relational Database
13 103 (5.35%) SAS EBI
14 97 (5.03%) Apache Hive
15 88 (4.57%) Spotfire
16 81 (4.20%) MongoDB
17 75 (3.89%) NoSQL
18 69 (3.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 62 (3.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio
20 54 (2.80%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 23 (1.19%) Git (software)
2 19 (0.99%) JIRA
3 17 (0.88%) Visual Studio
4 16 (0.83%) Talend Open Studio
5 12 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (0.47%) HP UFT
7 4 (0.21%) Subversion
8 3 (0.16%) Bugzilla
8 3 (0.16%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.16%) Maven
8 3 (0.16%) ProC
9 2 (0.10%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.10%) Toad
10 1 (0.052%) ERwin
10 1 (0.052%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.052%) PowerDesigner
10 1 (0.052%) Selenium
10 1 (0.052%) SoapUI
General
1 727 (37.73%) Finance
2 396 (20.55%) Marketing
3 259 (13.44%) Retail
4 219 (11.36%) Banking
5 115 (5.97%) Telecoms
6 56 (2.91%) Manufacturing
7 45 (2.34%) Electronics
8 40 (2.08%) Advertising
9 36 (1.87%) Games
10 19 (0.99%) Investment Banking
10 19 (0.99%) Legal
11 16 (0.83%) French Language
11 16 (0.83%) Law
11 16 (0.83%) Publishing
12 14 (0.73%) Retail Banking
13 12 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
13 12 (0.62%) Spanish Language
14 10 (0.52%) Billing
15 9 (0.47%) Financial Institution
15 9 (0.47%) German Language
Job Titles
1 795 (41.26%) Analyst
2 267 (13.86%) Data Analyst
3 244 (12.66%) Consultant
4 222 (11.52%) SAS Analyst
5 203 (10.53%) Data Scientist
6 189 (9.81%) Developer
7 171 (8.87%) Insight Analyst
8 144 (7.47%) SQL Analyst
9 140 (7.27%) Senior Analyst
10 89 (4.62%) Data Manager
11 86 (4.46%) Architect
12 78 (4.05%) Analytics Manager
13 76 (3.94%) SAS Consultant
14 64 (3.32%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 63 (3.27%) Data Architect
16 62 (3.22%) Administrator
17 60 (3.11%) Risk Analyst
18 59 (3.06%) Analytics Consultant
18 59 (3.06%) SAS Developer
18 59 (3.06%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (4.31%) .NET
2 54 (2.80%) HTML
3 33 (1.71%) D3.js
3 33 (1.71%) XML
4 27 (1.40%) JSON
5 24 (1.25%) CSS
5 24 (1.25%) HTML5
6 16 (0.83%) Spark Streaming
7 15 (0.78%) Web Services
8 14 (0.73%) ASP.NET
8 14 (0.73%) Middleware
9 11 (0.57%) Pandas
10 10 (0.52%) .NET Framework
10 10 (0.52%) NumPy
10 10 (0.52%) SciPy
11 9 (0.47%) AngularJS
11 9 (0.47%) Natural Language Processing
11 9 (0.47%) Velocity
12 8 (0.42%) Kafka
12 8 (0.42%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 780 (40.48%) Analytical Skills
2 275 (14.27%) Visualisation
3 261 (13.54%) Mathematics
3 261 (13.54%) Statistics
4 170 (8.82%) Credit Risk
5 151 (7.84%) Computer Science
6 94 (4.88%) Management Information System
7 72 (3.74%) Economics
8 63 (3.27%) Data Integration
9 58 (3.01%) Data Structures
10 51 (2.65%) Algorithms
11 39 (2.02%) Data Extraction
11 39 (2.02%) Physics
11 39 (2.02%) User Experience
12 37 (1.92%) Social Media
13 29 (1.50%) Mobile App
14 24 (1.25%) Artificial Intelligence
14 24 (1.25%) Mainframe
15 20 (1.04%) FMCG
16 19 (0.99%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 98 (5.09%) Unix
2 76 (3.94%) Linux
3 51 (2.65%) Windows
4 18 (0.93%) Windows Server
5 11 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (0.42%) zOS
7 7 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.21%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.16%) MVS
9 3 (0.16%) Solaris
9 3 (0.16%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.10%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.10%) Mac OS X Server
11 1 (0.052%) Android
11 1 (0.052%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 951 (49.35%) Analytics
2 668 (34.67%) Business Intelligence
3 399 (20.71%) Data Analytics
4 342 (17.75%) Data Analysis
5 230 (11.94%) ETL
6 216 (11.21%) Data Management
7 199 (10.33%) Data Visualisation
8 194 (10.07%) Data Modelling
8 194 (10.07%) Stakeholder Management
9 161 (8.35%) Statistical Modelling
10 159 (8.25%) Agile Software Development
11 149 (7.73%) Machine Learning
12 145 (7.52%) Project Management
13 130 (6.75%) Predictive Modelling
14 110 (5.71%) Mentoring
15 106 (5.50%) Customer Insight
16 103 (5.35%) CRM
16 103 (5.35%) Data Architecture
17 102 (5.29%) Statistical Analysis
18 95 (4.93%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1083 (56.20%) SQL
2 514 (26.67%) R
3 348 (18.06%) Python
4 244 (12.66%) Java
5 129 (6.69%) MATLAB
6 127 (6.59%) VBA
7 104 (5.40%) C++
8 92 (4.77%) C#
9 79 (4.10%) JavaScript
10 77 (4.00%) C
11 68 (3.53%) T-SQL
12 62 (3.22%) Scala
13 50 (2.59%) SAS Macro
14 40 (2.08%) PL/SQL
15 37 (1.92%) VB.NET
16 33 (1.71%) Ruby
17 31 (1.61%) Perl
18 25 (1.30%) VB
19 18 (0.93%) Shell Script
20 12 (0.62%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 518 (26.88%) Degree
2 91 (4.72%) PhD
3 61 (3.17%) Security Cleared
4 56 (2.91%) SAS Certification
5 27 (1.40%) DV Cleared
6 19 (0.99%) PMI Certification
6 19 (0.99%) SC Cleared
7 13 (0.67%) MBA
8 10 (0.52%) Postgraduate
9 9 (0.47%) PMP
10 6 (0.31%) ISEB
11 5 (0.26%) CITP
11 5 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (0.21%) BPSS Clearance
12 4 (0.21%) CCNP
12 4 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.21%) MCSE
12 4 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (0.10%) CCNA
13 2 (0.10%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 167 (8.67%) Data Quality
2 43 (2.23%) QA
3 17 (0.88%) Solvency II
4 12 (0.62%) Basel II
4 12 (0.62%) EMIR
4 12 (0.62%) MiFID
5 11 (0.57%) CRD IV
6 10 (0.52%) SLA
7 8 (0.42%) IAS 39
8 7 (0.36%) SDET
9 5 (0.26%) Basel III
10 4 (0.21%) SAS 70
11 3 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.052%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (0.78%) HDFS
2 12 (0.62%) Apache Flume
3 8 (0.42%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.42%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 8 (0.42%) Time Sharing Option
3 8 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.36%) RACF
5 6 (0.31%) vSphere
6 4 (0.21%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.16%) Docker
8 1 (0.052%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.052%) Cronacle
8 1 (0.052%) Firmware
8 1 (0.052%) GPFS
8 1 (0.052%) iptables
8 1 (0.052%) SRDF
8 1 (0.052%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (0.42%) Oozie
2 7 (0.36%) zSecure
3 6 (0.31%) Ansible
3 6 (0.31%) EnCase
3 6 (0.31%) FTK
3 6 (0.31%) Nessus
4 5 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.21%) AppManager
5 4 (0.21%) HP SiteScope
6 3 (0.16%) Fluentd
6 3 (0.16%) Nagios
6 3 (0.16%) Puppet
6 3 (0.16%) QRadar
7 2 (0.10%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.10%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.052%) Ambari
8 1 (0.052%) Control-M
8 1 (0.052%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 348 (18.06%) Tableau
2 339 (17.59%) Oracle
3 187 (9.70%) Microsoft
4 157 (8.15%) SAP
5 133 (6.90%) Teradata
6 114 (5.92%) Cognos
7 108 (5.60%) Informatica
8 107 (5.55%) IBM
9 80 (4.15%) Netezza
10 73 (3.79%) Ab Initio
11 67 (3.48%) MicroStrategy
12 66 (3.43%) Cloudera
13 64 (3.32%) Google
14 56 (2.91%) Adobe
15 39 (2.02%) RapidMiner
16 37 (1.92%) Hortonworks
17 35 (1.82%) TIBCO
18 29 (1.50%) Apple
19 28 (1.45%) Facebook
20 26 (1.35%) Jaspersoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus+Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Salt
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
set2recruit
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45k - £58k plus attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45k - £58k plus attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45k - £58k plus attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Epsom, Surrey
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
LV
Salary: Competitive Salary + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £48000 - £56000 per annum + Bonus & Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus & Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Highly Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus & SAS Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + a competitive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + a competitive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
AdRoc Group
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Share Options
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: Company benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £600000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago