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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAS System
UK
Rank 381 292 317
Rank change year-on-year
-89 +25
Permanent jobs citing SAS 640 1038 1042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.76% 1.05% 1.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.32% 5.59% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 501 813 821
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £31,550 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -5.29%

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
14813 18579 20910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.62% 18.88% 20.32%
Number of salaries quoted 12428 15538 17665
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 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 17 January 2017 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 17 January 2017. 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 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 -82 580 £45,000 - 113
London -57 266 £55,000 +4.76% 54
South East -24 79 £47,250 +11.17% 16
North West -26 63 £37,500 +19.04% 9
Scotland +5 47 £47,500 +11.76% 11
Manchester -7 42 £35,000 -12.50% 5
West Midlands -19 40 £41,000 +1.86% 8
East of England +34 38 £40,000 -20.00% 3
East Midlands +11 35 £45,000 +10.42% 7
Yorkshire -13 34 £40,000 +6.66% 13
Edinburgh -14 33 £47,500 +11.76% 11
City of London -7 29 £48,750 -10.55% 10
West Yorkshire -9 25 £41,500 +3.75% 12
Surrey +11 23 £52,500 +10.52% 4
South West -6 23 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Leeds +7 22 £41,500 +3.75% 8
Northamptonshire +22 21 £40,000 -23.80% 2
Berkshire +26 19 £62,500 +31.57% 4
Hertfordshire +24 18 £52,500 +7.69% 1
Northampton +18 18 £38,750 -26.19% 1
St Albans +9 16 - -
Egham - 14 - -
Leicestershire -2 13 £45,000 -2.70% 3
Bracknell +26 12 £62,500 +25.00% 1
West Sussex +22 12 £35,000 -19.54% 1
Warwickshire +31 11 £37,000 +9.90%
Crawley +11 10 £35,000 -19.54% 1
Bristol +7 10 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Cambridgeshire +5 10 £37,500 -43.39% 1
Norfolk -7 10 £44,500 -3.88% 1

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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.

1 827 (63.13%) SQL
2 773 (59.01%) Analytics
3 529 (40.38%) Analytical Skills
4 477 (36.41%) Business Intelligence
5 464 (35.42%) Finance
6 438 (33.44%) R
7 389 (29.69%) Degree
8 385 (29.39%) Python
9 362 (27.63%) SPSS
10 329 (25.11%) Marketing
11 277 (21.15%) Big Data
12 265 (20.23%) Data Analytics
13 251 (19.16%) Hadoop
14 229 (17.48%) Tableau
15 214 (16.34%) Statistics
16 210 (16.03%) SQL Server
17 189 (14.43%) Mathematics
18 179 (13.66%) Data Analysis
19 176 (13.44%) Data Warehouse
20 175 (13.36%) Banking
21 170 (12.98%) ETL
22 169 (12.90%) Oracle
23 168 (12.82%) Machine Learning
24 157 (11.98%) Visualisation
25 147 (11.22%) Credit Risk
26 142 (10.84%) Java
27 138 (10.53%) QlikView
28 135 (10.31%) Retail
29 127 (9.69%) Agile Software Development
30 125 (9.54%) Microsoft

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
1 118 (9.01%) Apache Spark
2 73 (5.57%) Apache Pig
3 22 (1.68%) Apache
4 21 (1.60%) SharePoint
5 9 (0.69%) Oracle Application Server
6 8 (0.61%) ArcGIS
7 7 (0.53%) Jupyter
7 7 (0.53%) Skype for Business
8 6 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (0.46%) Confluence
8 6 (0.46%) MQSeries
8 6 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (0.46%) WebSphere
9 5 (0.38%) CMS
9 5 (0.38%) IIS
10 4 (0.31%) OpenStack
10 4 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.23%) IBM Notes
11 3 (0.23%) JBoss
Applications
1 362 (27.63%) SPSS
2 112 (8.55%) MS Excel
3 58 (4.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 38 (2.90%) MS Office
5 35 (2.67%) Stata
6 14 (1.07%) MS Visio
7 12 (0.92%) EViews
8 9 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
9 5 (0.38%) S-PLUS
10 3 (0.23%) Gephi
11 2 (0.15%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 33 (2.52%) FastStats
2 22 (1.68%) Adobe Campaign
3 10 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (0.61%) Unica
4 8 (0.61%) WebTrends
5 6 (0.46%) Eloqua
6 3 (0.23%) Oracle AML
7 2 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.15%) SAP InfiniteInsight
8 1 (0.076%) Data Workbench
8 1 (0.076%) FastStats PeopleStage
8 1 (0.076%) Kissmetrics
8 1 (0.076%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.076%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.076%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 49 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (2.90%) Google Analytics
3 22 (1.68%) Google Cloud Platform
4 18 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (1.30%) Adobe Analytics
6 15 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (0.69%) Amazon EMR
9 5 (0.38%) IaaS
9 5 (0.38%) PaaS
10 3 (0.23%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.23%) AWS Data Pipeline
10 3 (0.23%) SaaS
11 2 (0.15%) Amazon Kinesis
11 2 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.15%) Office 365
12 1 (0.076%) G Suite
12 1 (0.076%) Google Tag Manager
12 1 (0.076%) Responsys
12 1 (0.076%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 12 (0.92%) SAN
2 7 (0.53%) SSL
3 5 (0.38%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (0.38%) Skype
4 4 (0.31%) DHCP
4 4 (0.31%) DNS
4 4 (0.31%) Internet
4 4 (0.31%) Kerberos
4 4 (0.31%) SMS
4 4 (0.31%) VPN
5 3 (0.23%) Firewall
5 3 (0.23%) NAS
5 3 (0.23%) SSH
6 2 (0.15%) LAN
6 2 (0.15%) Symposium
6 2 (0.15%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.15%) WAN
7 1 (0.076%) Broadband
7 1 (0.076%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.076%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 277 (21.15%) Big Data
2 251 (19.16%) Hadoop
3 210 (16.03%) SQL Server
4 176 (13.44%) Data Warehouse
5 138 (10.53%) QlikView
6 119 (9.08%) Data Mining
7 91 (6.95%) BusinessObjects
8 89 (6.79%) Base SAS
8 89 (6.79%) Relational Database
9 88 (6.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 80 (6.11%) Apache Hive
11 79 (6.03%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 79 (6.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 53 (4.05%) SAS EBI
13 49 (3.74%) Power BI
14 48 (3.66%) Spotfire
15 47 (3.59%) MongoDB
16 46 (3.51%) RDBMS
17 44 (3.36%) MySQL
18 39 (2.98%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 13 (0.99%) JIRA
2 11 (0.84%) Oracle APEX
3 10 (0.76%) Talend Open Studio
4 9 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (0.31%) ERwin
5 4 (0.31%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.15%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.15%) Mocha
6 2 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.15%) TestRail
6 2 (0.15%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.076%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.076%) Selenium
General
1 464 (35.42%) Finance
2 329 (25.11%) Marketing
3 175 (13.36%) Banking
4 135 (10.31%) Retail
5 47 (3.59%) Legal
6 35 (2.67%) Telecoms
7 27 (2.06%) Advertising
8 23 (1.76%) Manufacturing
9 18 (1.37%) Retail Banking
10 13 (0.99%) Investment Banking
11 10 (0.76%) Electronics
12 9 (0.69%) Financial Institution
13 8 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.38%) Games
15 4 (0.31%) Back Office
15 4 (0.31%) Corporate Banking
15 4 (0.31%) Publishing
16 3 (0.23%) Billing
16 3 (0.23%) Private Banking
17 2 (0.15%) Law
Job Titles
1 496 (37.86%) Analyst
2 177 (13.51%) Data Scientist
3 175 (13.36%) Data Analyst
4 157 (11.98%) Consultant
5 112 (8.55%) SAS Analyst
6 107 (8.17%) Developer
7 91 (6.95%) Insight Analyst
7 91 (6.95%) Senior Analyst
8 83 (6.34%) SQL Analyst
9 67 (5.11%) Architect
10 66 (5.04%) Data Consultant
11 65 (4.96%) Analytics Manager
12 56 (4.27%) Analytics Consultant
13 50 (3.82%) Marketing Analyst
14 48 (3.66%) Business Intelligence Consultant
15 44 (3.36%) SAS Developer
16 41 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 41 (3.13%) Data Analytics Manager
16 41 (3.13%) Data Manager
17 38 (2.90%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (4.96%) .NET
2 35 (2.67%) Web Services
3 25 (1.91%) HTML
4 22 (1.68%) CSS
5 11 (0.84%) MDX
5 11 (0.84%) Natural Language Processing
6 10 (0.76%) COM+
7 9 (0.69%) D3.js
7 9 (0.69%) NumPy
7 9 (0.69%) Pandas
8 8 (0.61%) MLlib
8 8 (0.61%) scikit-learn
8 8 (0.61%) XML
9 7 (0.53%) Kafka
9 7 (0.53%) Middleware
10 6 (0.46%) HTML5
10 6 (0.46%) ISPF
11 5 (0.38%) jQuery
11 5 (0.38%) SciPy
12 4 (0.31%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 529 (40.38%) Analytical Skills
2 214 (16.34%) Statistics
3 189 (14.43%) Mathematics
4 157 (11.98%) Visualisation
5 147 (11.22%) Credit Risk
6 110 (8.40%) Computer Science
7 56 (4.27%) Algorithms
7 56 (4.27%) Economics
8 42 (3.21%) Data Extraction
9 38 (2.90%) Data Integration
10 28 (2.14%) Physics
11 23 (1.76%) Neural Network
12 22 (1.68%) Management Information System
13 19 (1.45%) Mobile App
13 19 (1.45%) Social Media
14 16 (1.22%) Data Structures
15 13 (0.99%) Mainframe
16 12 (0.92%) Psychology
17 11 (0.84%) FMCG
18 10 (0.76%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 72 (5.50%) Linux
2 54 (4.12%) Unix
3 46 (3.51%) Windows
4 20 (1.53%) Windows Server
5 15 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (0.76%) zOS
7 5 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.38%) Solaris
8 1 (0.076%) Android
8 1 (0.076%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.076%) Mac OS X Server
8 1 (0.076%) MVS
8 1 (0.076%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.076%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.076%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 773 (59.01%) Analytics
2 477 (36.41%) Business Intelligence
3 265 (20.23%) Data Analytics
4 179 (13.66%) Data Analysis
5 170 (12.98%) ETL
6 168 (12.82%) Machine Learning
7 127 (9.69%) Agile Software Development
8 119 (9.08%) Stakeholder Management
9 109 (8.32%) Data Modelling
10 106 (8.09%) Statistical Modelling
11 99 (7.56%) Project Management
12 95 (7.25%) Predictive Modelling
13 93 (7.10%) Web Analytics
14 89 (6.79%) CRM
15 88 (6.72%) Business Analytics
16 86 (6.56%) Customer Insight
16 86 (6.56%) Data Visualisation
16 86 (6.56%) Statistical Analysis
17 81 (6.18%) Data Management
18 75 (5.73%) Anti-Money Laundering
Programming Languages
1 827 (63.13%) SQL
2 438 (33.44%) R
3 385 (29.39%) Python
4 142 (10.84%) Java
5 102 (7.79%) VBA
6 77 (5.88%) MATLAB
7 64 (4.89%) C#
8 59 (4.50%) Scala
9 58 (4.43%) T-SQL
10 50 (3.82%) C++
11 33 (2.52%) JavaScript
12 30 (2.29%) PHP
13 29 (2.21%) Shell Script
14 25 (1.91%) Perl
15 23 (1.76%) PL/SQL
15 23 (1.76%) VB.NET
16 22 (1.68%) VB
17 20 (1.53%) SAS Macro
18 15 (1.15%) C
18 15 (1.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 389 (29.69%) Degree
2 90 (6.87%) PhD
3 35 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (1.45%) MBA
4 19 (1.45%) MCSE
5 15 (1.15%) SAS Certification
5 15 (1.15%) Security Cleared
6 11 (0.84%) PMI Certification
7 10 (0.76%) MCAD
7 10 (0.76%) MCSD
8 9 (0.69%) MCSA
9 8 (0.61%) MCITP
9 8 (0.61%) MCP
9 8 (0.61%) SC Cleared
10 5 (0.38%) Postgraduate
11 4 (0.31%) ISEB
11 4 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.31%) MCTS
11 4 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.23%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (6.79%) Data Quality
2 53 (4.05%) QA
3 12 (0.92%) SLA
4 7 (0.53%) Actionable Recommendations
5 6 (0.46%) IAS 39
6 3 (0.23%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.23%) SAS 70
6 3 (0.23%) SEPA
6 3 (0.23%) TARGET2
7 2 (0.15%) CRD IV
7 2 (0.15%) GCP
7 2 (0.15%) GLP
8 1 (0.076%) CDISC
8 1 (0.076%) COREP
8 1 (0.076%) FINREP
8 1 (0.076%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.076%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.076%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 30 (2.29%) Apache Flume
2 23 (1.76%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.76%) HDFS
4 9 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.69%) vSphere
5 6 (0.46%) Docker
5 6 (0.46%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 6 (0.46%) Time Sharing Option
6 4 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (0.23%) RACF
7 3 (0.23%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.15%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.076%) GFS2
9 1 (0.076%) GPFS
9 1 (0.076%) NFS
9 1 (0.076%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.076%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (0.99%) Ambari
2 9 (0.69%) HP Data Protector
2 9 (0.69%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (0.53%) Ansible
3 7 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.31%) SCCM
5 3 (0.23%) Data Guard
5 3 (0.23%) Oozie
5 3 (0.23%) zSecure
6 2 (0.15%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.15%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.076%) Graphite
7 1 (0.076%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.076%) MOM
7 1 (0.076%) Puppet
7 1 (0.076%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 229 (17.48%) Tableau
2 169 (12.90%) Oracle
3 125 (9.54%) Microsoft
4 88 (6.72%) SAP
5 74 (5.65%) Teradata
6 62 (4.73%) Google
7 56 (4.27%) IBM
8 48 (3.66%) MicroStrategy
9 43 (3.28%) Cognos
9 43 (3.28%) Informatica
10 34 (2.60%) Adobe
11 32 (2.44%) Ab Initio
12 27 (2.06%) Actimize
13 22 (1.68%) Cloudera
13 22 (1.68%) Netezza
14 21 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
15 18 (1.37%) TIBCO
16 16 (1.22%) Alterian
16 16 (1.22%) Alteryx
17 15 (1.15%) Hortonworks
North Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
South West London
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £37500.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £125000 per annum + excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
HFG
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £37500.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, benefits, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £150,000 per annum Uncapped Salary depending on exp
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £78,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits +Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
comparethemarket.com
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago