Period
to 16 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for SAS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAS over the 6 months to 16 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 198 257 294
Rank change year-on-year +59 +37 -23
Permanent jobs citing SAS 33 23 32
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.66% 0.32% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.90% 2.29% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 28 21 28
10th Percentile £46,250 £43,500 £39,625
25th Percentile £48,438 £51,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £49,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +31.31% -13.91%
75th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £73,250 £92,500 £71,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £70,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +40.00% -13.79%

SAS is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 674 1,003 1,531
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.57% 13.78% 15.23%
Number of salaries quoted 615 900 1,354
10th Percentile £46,250 £38,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £55,000 £46,250 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.38% - +8.33%
75th Percentile £88,750 £77,813 £81,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £93,750 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +11.54% +4.00% +5.93%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing SAS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for SAS in the City of London

SAS
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SAS in the City of London.

Salary trend for SAS in the City of London

SAS
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing SAS in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 May 2021.

Salary histogram for SAS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 May 2021, IT jobs citing SAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for SAS.

1 24 (72.73%) SQL
2 21 (63.64%) Python
3 16 (48.48%) Hadoop
4 15 (45.45%) AWS
4 15 (45.45%) Analytics
5 13 (39.39%) Azure
6 12 (36.36%) Requirements Gathering
7 11 (33.33%) Computer Science
8 10 (30.30%) Unix
8 10 (30.30%) Java
8 10 (30.30%) Oracle
8 10 (30.30%) ETL
8 10 (30.30%) Power Platform
8 10 (30.30%) Power BI
8 10 (30.30%) Data Engineering
8 10 (30.30%) R
8 10 (30.30%) Tableau
9 9 (27.27%) Machine Learning
9 9 (27.27%) Talend
9 9 (27.27%) Cloudera
9 9 (27.27%) Data Analytics
9 9 (27.27%) Oracle Database
9 9 (27.27%) Data Science
9 9 (27.27%) PL/SQL
9 9 (27.27%) Shell Script
9 9 (27.27%) Pentaho
10 8 (24.24%) Data Management
11 7 (21.21%) Apache Hive
11 7 (21.21%) Informatica
11 7 (21.21%) BusinessObjects

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (3.03%) Apache Spark
1 1 (3.03%) CMS
1 1 (3.03%) IIS
1 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) FastStats
1 1 (3.03%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 15 (45.45%) AWS
2 13 (39.39%) Azure
3 10 (30.30%) Power Platform
4 1 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft 365
4 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco Firepower
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (3.03%) DHCP
1 1 (3.03%) DNS
1 1 (3.03%) VLAN
1 1 (3.03%) VoIP
1 1 (3.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (48.48%) Hadoop
2 10 (30.30%) Power BI
2 10 (30.30%) Tableau
3 9 (27.27%) Oracle Database
3 9 (27.27%) Pentaho
4 7 (21.21%) Apache Hive
4 7 (21.21%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (21.21%) Impala
5 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 5 (15.15%) Data Mining
7 2 (6.06%) Amazon Athena
7 2 (6.06%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (6.06%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 2 (6.06%) Star Schema
8 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
8 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
8 1 (3.03%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
8 1 (3.03%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Artifactory
1 2 (6.06%) Bitbucket
1 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.06%) Maven
General
1 6 (18.18%) Games
2 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.15%) Finance
3 4 (12.12%) Advertising
4 3 (9.09%) Banking
5 2 (6.06%) Marketing
5 2 (6.06%) Retail
6 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (3.03%) Presentation Skills
6 1 (3.03%) Social Skills
6 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Data Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Data Scientist
3 5 (15.15%) Programmer
4 4 (12.12%) SAS Programmer
4 4 (12.12%) SAS Statistical Programmer
4 4 (12.12%) Statistical Programmer
5 2 (6.06%) Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Data Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Data Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Risk Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) TensorFlow
2 2 (6.06%) PySpark
3 1 (3.03%) Keras
3 1 (3.03%) PyTorch
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Biotechnology
1 1 (3.03%) Credit Risk
1 1 (3.03%) EFT
1 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.03%) Pharmacovigilance
1 1 (3.03%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Unix
2 2 (6.06%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) VMS
3 1 (3.03%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Analytics
2 12 (36.36%) Requirements Gathering
3 11 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 10 (30.30%) Data Engineering
4 10 (30.30%) ETL
5 9 (27.27%) Data Analytics
5 9 (27.27%) Data Science
5 9 (27.27%) Machine Learning
6 8 (24.24%) Data Management
7 6 (18.18%) Artificial Intelligence
7 6 (18.18%) Mathematics
7 6 (18.18%) Natural Language Processing
7 6 (18.18%) Neural Network
7 6 (18.18%) Statistical Modelling
8 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (15.15%) Data Visualisation
8 5 (15.15%) Reinforcement Learning
8 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
8 5 (15.15%) Visualisation
9 4 (12.12%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 24 (72.73%) SQL
2 21 (63.64%) Python
3 10 (30.30%) Java
3 10 (30.30%) R
4 9 (27.27%) PL/SQL
4 9 (27.27%) Shell Script
5 7 (21.21%) HiveQL
5 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
6 3 (9.09%) Scala
7 1 (3.03%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
1 6 (18.18%) PhD
2 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.03%) SAS Certification
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) CDISC
2 4 (12.12%) Good Clinical Practice
3 2 (6.06%) Data Quality
4 1 (3.03%) COBIT
4 1 (3.03%) GDPR
4 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) HDFS
2 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Ansible
1 2 (6.06%) Terraform
2 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.03%) Control-M
2 1 (3.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Oracle
2 9 (27.27%) Cloudera
2 9 (27.27%) Talend
3 7 (21.21%) Informatica
4 2 (6.06%) Google
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.03%) Alteryx
5 1 (3.03%) Apteco
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco
5 1 (3.03%) DataFlux
5 1 (3.03%) Dell
5 1 (3.03%) IBM
5 1 (3.03%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (3.03%) Symantec
5 1 (3.03%) Veritas