Period
to 19 August 2018

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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 293 259 257
Rank change year-on-year -34 -2 -44
Permanent jobs citing SAS 56 75 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.51% 0.73% 0.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.93% 4.12% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 50 72 106
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% +10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £42,750 £34,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £94,250 £79,375
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +18.18% +10.00% -4.76%

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 1,914 1,822 2,512
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.51% 17.85% 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,725 1,647 2,287
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £83,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.80% +4.09% +4.76%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing SAS as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAS in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SAS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, 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 39 (69.64%) SQL
2 28 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (46.43%) Analytics
4 24 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 23 (41.07%) Tableau
6 22 (39.29%) ETL
7 21 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (37.50%) Finance
7 21 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (33.93%) Degree
9 17 (30.36%) BusinessObjects
9 17 (30.36%) Python
9 17 (30.36%) Problem-Solving
10 16 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
11 15 (26.79%) Data Management
11 15 (26.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 14 (25.00%) R
12 14 (25.00%) Data Governance
13 13 (23.21%) Data Analytics
13 13 (23.21%) Mathematics
13 13 (23.21%) Data Analysis
14 12 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 12 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 12 (21.43%) Data Quality
15 11 (19.64%) Big Data
15 11 (19.64%) Reinsurance
15 11 (19.64%) Computer Science
15 11 (19.64%) Java
15 11 (19.64%) Data Science

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 3 (5.36%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.57%) CICS
2 2 (3.57%) Confluence
2 2 (3.57%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.79%) Apache
3 1 (1.79%) CMS
3 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 16 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.79%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Google Analytics
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.57%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.57%) Amazon S3
2 2 (3.57%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (3.57%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 24 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 17 (30.36%) BusinessObjects
4 15 (26.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (19.64%) Big Data
6 11 (19.64%) Power BI
7 8 (14.29%) SAS EBI
8 7 (12.50%) Hadoop
9 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (10.71%) QlikView
9 6 (10.71%) Relational Database
10 3 (5.36%) Base SAS
10 3 (5.36%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 3 (5.36%) Spotfire
11 2 (3.57%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (3.57%) Data Mining
11 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
11 2 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.57%) JIRA
1 2 (3.57%) Maven
2 1 (1.79%) RStudio
General
1 21 (37.50%) Finance
2 10 (17.86%) Banking
3 9 (16.07%) Marketing
3 9 (16.07%) Retail
4 2 (3.57%) Advertising
5 1 (1.79%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.79%) Games
5 1 (1.79%) Japanese Language
5 1 (1.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (42.86%) Analyst
2 13 (23.21%) Data Analyst
3 12 (21.43%) Developer
4 11 (19.64%) Analyst Developer
4 11 (19.64%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 11 (19.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 9 (16.07%) Data Scientist
6 7 (12.50%) Developer Analyst
6 7 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
6 7 (12.50%) SQL Developer
6 7 (12.50%) Technical Leader
7 6 (10.71%) SQL BI Developer
8 5 (8.93%) Consultant
8 5 (8.93%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (8.93%) Systems Developer
9 4 (7.14%) Development Analyst
9 4 (7.14%) Systems Development Analyst
10 3 (5.36%) Analyst Programmer
10 3 (5.36%) Business Developer
10 3 (5.36%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.29%) .NET
2 7 (12.50%) HTML
2 7 (12.50%) Web Services
2 7 (12.50%) XML
3 2 (3.57%) REST
3 2 (3.57%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.79%) Apache Flex
4 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.79%) D3.js
4 1 (1.79%) Kafka
4 1 (1.79%) LDAP
4 1 (1.79%) MLlib
4 1 (1.79%) SparkR
Miscellaneous
1 21 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (19.64%) Computer Science
2 11 (19.64%) Reinsurance
3 10 (17.86%) Fintech
4 9 (16.07%) Analytical Mindset
4 9 (16.07%) Credit Risk
5 8 (14.29%) Data Structures
5 8 (14.29%) Virtual Team
6 7 (12.50%) Market Risk
7 4 (7.14%) Mainframe
8 3 (5.36%) Reference Data
9 2 (3.57%) IBM Mainframe
9 2 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (3.57%) Pricing Data
9 2 (3.57%) User Experience
10 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
10 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.29%) Unix
2 7 (12.50%) AIX
2 7 (12.50%) HPUX
2 7 (12.50%) Solaris
2 7 (12.50%) Windows
3 3 (5.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (46.43%) Analytics
2 22 (39.29%) ETL
3 21 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (30.36%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (26.79%) Data Management
6 14 (25.00%) Data Governance
7 13 (23.21%) Data Analysis
7 13 (23.21%) Data Analytics
7 13 (23.21%) Mathematics
8 11 (19.64%) Data Science
9 10 (17.86%) Data Integration
9 10 (17.86%) PRINCE2
9 10 (17.86%) Scrum
10 9 (16.07%) Project Management
10 9 (16.07%) Visualisation
10 9 (16.07%) Waterfall
11 8 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
12 7 (12.50%) Customer Insight
12 7 (12.50%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 39 (69.64%) SQL
2 17 (30.36%) Python
3 14 (25.00%) R
4 11 (19.64%) Java
5 10 (17.86%) C#
6 9 (16.07%) VB
6 9 (16.07%) VBA
7 7 (12.50%) T-SQL
8 3 (5.36%) C
9 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.57%) C++
9 2 (3.57%) COBOL
9 2 (3.57%) Perl
9 2 (3.57%) PL/1
9 2 (3.57%) REXX
9 2 (3.57%) Scala
9 2 (3.57%) VBScript
10 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (33.93%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) ISEB
2 2 (3.57%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.57%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.57%) PMP
3 1 (1.79%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.79%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.43%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.57%) QA
3 1 (1.79%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) ACF2
1 2 (3.57%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) HP ALM
1 2 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (41.07%) Tableau
2 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 9 (16.07%) Cognos
3 9 (16.07%) Oracle
4 8 (14.29%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (7.14%) Informatica
6 3 (5.36%) Google
7 2 (3.57%) Adobe
7 2 (3.57%) Alteryx
7 2 (3.57%) HP
7 2 (3.57%) IBM
7 2 (3.57%) Sybase
7 2 (3.57%) TSYS
8 1 (1.79%) Ab Initio
8 1 (1.79%) Datameer
8 1 (1.79%) FIS
8 1 (1.79%) MapR
8 1 (1.79%) Paxata
8 1 (1.79%) Talend
8 1 (1.79%) Teradata