Period
to 19 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 251 276 225
Rank change year-on-year +25 -51 -3
Permanent jobs citing SAS 71 74 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.70% 0.64% 1.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.77% 3.41% 6.68%
Number of salaries quoted 64 67 194
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,450 £34,000
90th Percentile £97,625 £91,750 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +13.40% -3.00% -

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 1882 2170 3265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.58% 18.67% 18.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1727 1989 2813
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £56,500 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.19% +5.61% +1.90%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +3.96%

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 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SAS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for SAS.

1 35 (49.30%) R
2 30 (42.25%) Python
3 29 (40.85%) SQL
4 27 (38.03%) Finance
5 24 (33.80%) Degree
6 23 (32.39%) Machine Learning
7 22 (30.99%) Mathematics
8 21 (29.58%) Tableau
8 21 (29.58%) Analytics
8 21 (29.58%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (28.17%) QlikView
10 18 (25.35%) Algorithms
11 17 (23.94%) Data Mining
11 17 (23.94%) Data Warehouse
12 15 (21.13%) Big Data
12 15 (21.13%) Visualisation
13 14 (19.72%) Hadoop
13 14 (19.72%) Computer Science
13 14 (19.72%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (19.72%) Oracle
13 14 (19.72%) Statistics
14 13 (18.31%) Validation
14 13 (18.31%) SPSS
15 12 (16.90%) MATLAB
15 12 (16.90%) Data Analysis
15 12 (16.90%) Statistical Modelling
15 12 (16.90%) Data Visualisation
16 11 (15.49%) Systems Analysis
16 11 (15.49%) Java
17 10 (14.08%) Telecoms

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 7 (9.86%) Apache Spark
2 5 (7.04%) Apache Pig
3 2 (2.82%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (18.31%) SPSS
2 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.82%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.41%) GitHub
3 1 (1.41%) PaaS
3 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.17%) QlikView
2 17 (23.94%) Data Mining
2 17 (23.94%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (21.13%) Big Data
4 14 (19.72%) Hadoop
5 9 (12.68%) Apache Hive
6 8 (11.27%) Lumira
6 8 (11.27%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (9.86%) Text Mining
8 5 (7.04%) NoSQL
8 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
9 4 (5.63%) MongoDB
9 4 (5.63%) Power BI
10 3 (4.23%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (4.23%) Data Lake
10 3 (4.23%) MySQL
10 3 (4.23%) SAS EBI
10 3 (4.23%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 3 (4.23%) Spotfire
11 2 (2.82%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) ERwin
1 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.41%) Subversion
1 1 (1.41%) Toad
General
1 27 (38.03%) Finance
2 10 (14.08%) Telecoms
3 8 (11.27%) Retail
4 4 (5.63%) Banking
5 3 (4.23%) Advertising
5 3 (4.23%) Marketing
6 1 (1.41%) Automotive
6 1 (1.41%) Back Office
6 1 (1.41%) Billing
6 1 (1.41%) Games
6 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (39.44%) Analyst
2 21 (29.58%) Data Scientist
3 13 (18.31%) Data Analyst
3 13 (18.31%) SAS Analyst
4 10 (14.08%) QlikView Analyst
4 10 (14.08%) SAS Data Analyst
5 6 (8.45%) Database Analyst
6 5 (7.04%) Consultant
6 5 (7.04%) Information Analyst
6 5 (7.04%) Information Security Analyst
6 5 (7.04%) Security Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Analytics Consultant
7 3 (4.23%) Architect
7 3 (4.23%) Data Architect
7 3 (4.23%) Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) Big Data Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.82%) Quantitative Developer
8 2 (2.82%) Statistical Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.23%) GraphX
1 3 (4.23%) MLlib
1 3 (4.23%) NumPy
1 3 (4.23%) Pandas
1 3 (4.23%) scikit-learn
2 2 (2.82%) Web Services
3 1 (1.41%) ggplot
3 1 (1.41%) JSON
3 1 (1.41%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (1.41%) RESTful
3 1 (1.41%) XML
3 1 (1.41%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.35%) Algorithms
2 14 (19.72%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (19.72%) Computer Science
3 8 (11.27%) Management Information System
3 8 (11.27%) Reinsurance
3 8 (11.27%) Virtual Team
4 7 (9.86%) Credit Risk
5 6 (8.45%) Fintech
6 5 (7.04%) CESG
7 3 (4.23%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.41%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.41%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.23%) Linux
2 2 (2.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.39%) Machine Learning
2 22 (30.99%) Mathematics
3 21 (29.58%) Analytics
3 21 (29.58%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (21.13%) Visualisation
5 14 (19.72%) Statistics
6 13 (18.31%) Validation
7 12 (16.90%) Data Analysis
7 12 (16.90%) Data Visualisation
7 12 (16.90%) Statistical Modelling
8 11 (15.49%) Systems Analysis
9 9 (12.68%) Presales
9 9 (12.68%) Project Management
10 7 (9.86%) Data Analytics
11 6 (8.45%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (8.45%) Risk Assessment
11 6 (8.45%) Statistical Analysis
12 5 (7.04%) Business Continuity
12 5 (7.04%) Information Security
12 5 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (49.30%) R
2 30 (42.25%) Python
3 29 (40.85%) SQL
4 12 (16.90%) MATLAB
5 11 (15.49%) Java
6 7 (9.86%) C++
7 4 (5.63%) C
7 4 (5.63%) Scala
7 4 (5.63%) VB
7 4 (5.63%) VBA
8 3 (4.23%) Fortran
8 3 (4.23%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.82%) Perl
9 2 (2.82%) PHP
10 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.41%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 24 (33.80%) Degree
2 8 (11.27%) Security Cleared
3 7 (9.86%) SC Cleared
4 5 (7.04%) CISM
4 5 (7.04%) CISSP
4 5 (7.04%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (5.63%) Master's Degree
6 2 (2.82%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (2.82%) PhD
7 1 (1.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) GDPR
1 5 (7.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (7.04%) SAS 70
2 3 (4.23%) Basel III
2 3 (4.23%) IFRS
2 3 (4.23%) IFRS 9
3 2 (2.82%) QA
4 1 (1.41%) IAS 39
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.41%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.41%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 21 (29.58%) Tableau
2 14 (19.72%) Oracle
3 9 (12.68%) Teradata
4 8 (11.27%) SAP
5 7 (9.86%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.23%) Alteryx
7 2 (2.82%) Informatica
7 2 (2.82%) Minitab
7 2 (2.82%) Vertica
8 1 (1.41%) Ab Initio
8 1 (1.41%) Capita
8 1 (1.41%) Cognos
8 1 (1.41%) Hortonworks
8 1 (1.41%) IBM
8 1 (1.41%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.41%) Netezza
8 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com