Period
to 15 January 2019

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 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 294 251 280
Rank change year-on-year -43 +29 -42
Permanent jobs citing SAS 32 78 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.31% 0.76% 0.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.93% 4.22% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 31 69 56
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% +14.58% -4.00%
10th Percentile £47,500 £41,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £104,000 £93,750
Central London median annual salary £77,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +40.91% +10.00% -

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 1,654 1,849 1,859
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.18% 18.00% 17.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,501 1,692 1,717
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.19% +2.73%
10th Percentile £32,750 £36,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £86,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.11% +0.91% -

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 15 January 2019.

Salary histogram for SAS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, 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 18 (56.25%) SQL
2 17 (53.13%) Python
2 17 (53.13%) Finance
3 16 (50.00%) Analytics
4 15 (46.88%) Data Science
5 14 (43.75%) Tableau
5 14 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (43.75%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (43.75%) Banking
6 13 (40.63%) Data Governance
7 12 (37.50%) R
8 11 (34.38%) Machine Learning
8 11 (34.38%) Big Data
8 11 (34.38%) Mathematics
9 10 (31.25%) Fintech
10 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
10 9 (28.13%) Degree
10 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
12 7 (21.88%) Hadoop
12 7 (21.88%) Apache Spark
12 7 (21.88%) Data Analytics
12 7 (21.88%) Apache Hive
12 7 (21.88%) Natural Language Processing
12 7 (21.88%) Problem-Solving
13 6 (18.75%) Data Visualisation
13 6 (18.75%) Visualisation
13 6 (18.75%) Investment Banking
13 6 (18.75%) ETL

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 (21.88%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.13%) CICS
2 1 (3.13%) Confluence
2 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.13%) SPSS
2 1 (3.13%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Azure Machine Learning
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon S3
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (6.25%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (34.38%) Big Data
3 7 (21.88%) Apache Hive
3 7 (21.88%) Hadoop
4 6 (18.75%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
5 4 (12.50%) QlikView
6 3 (9.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (9.38%) Data Lake
6 3 (9.38%) HBase
6 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
6 3 (9.38%) Spotfire
6 3 (9.38%) Sqoop
7 2 (6.25%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
8 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
8 1 (3.13%) DB2
8 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.25%) Maven
2 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.13%) JIRA
2 1 (3.13%) Mercurial
2 1 (3.13%) PyCharm
2 1 (3.13%) RStudio
2 1 (3.13%) Subversion
2 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 17 (53.13%) Finance
2 14 (43.75%) Banking
3 6 (18.75%) Investment Banking
4 5 (15.63%) Retail Banking
5 4 (12.50%) Advertising
5 4 (12.50%) Marketing
6 1 (3.13%) Publishing
6 1 (3.13%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Data Scientist
2 10 (31.25%) Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Data Analyst
4 6 (18.75%) Data Manager
5 5 (15.63%) Solutions Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Big Data Manager
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Data Scientist
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Manager
6 3 (9.38%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.13%) Analytics Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Data Analytics Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Insight Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Insurance Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Marketing Data Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) QA Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) Natural Language Processing
2 4 (12.50%) XML
3 3 (9.38%) .NET
3 3 (9.38%) Apache NiFi
3 3 (9.38%) HTML
3 3 (9.38%) Web Services
4 1 (3.13%) Pandas
4 1 (3.13%) REST
4 1 (3.13%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (31.25%) Fintech
3 5 (15.63%) Analytical Mindset
3 5 (15.63%) Data Structures
3 5 (15.63%) Reference Data
3 5 (15.63%) Virtual Team
4 4 (12.50%) Credit Risk
5 3 (9.38%) Market Risk
6 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
6 1 (3.13%) Digital Media
6 1 (3.13%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
6 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.13%) SWIFT
6 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) AIX
1 3 (9.38%) HPUX
1 3 (9.38%) Solaris
1 3 (9.38%) Unix
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Analytics
2 15 (46.88%) Data Science
3 13 (40.63%) Data Governance
4 11 (34.38%) Machine Learning
4 11 (34.38%) Mathematics
5 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
6 8 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (21.88%) Data Analytics
7 7 (21.88%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (18.75%) Data Visualisation
8 6 (18.75%) ETL
8 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
8 6 (18.75%) Scrum
8 6 (18.75%) Visualisation
9 5 (15.63%) Data Analysis
9 5 (15.63%) Data Management
9 5 (15.63%) Neural Network
9 5 (15.63%) System Testing
9 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) SQL
2 17 (53.13%) Python
3 12 (37.50%) R
4 5 (15.63%) VBA
5 4 (12.50%) C#
5 4 (12.50%) Java
5 4 (12.50%) VB
6 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.25%) C
6 2 (6.25%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.13%) C++
7 1 (3.13%) COBOL
7 1 (3.13%) Perl
7 1 (3.13%) PL/1
7 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.13%) REXX
7 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) Numerate Degree
2 3 (9.38%) PhD
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.13%) ISEB
3 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.25%) QA
3 1 (3.13%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (3.13%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) HDFS
2 1 (3.13%) ACF2
2 1 (3.13%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Tableau
2 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.63%) Cognos
3 5 (15.63%) MicroStrategy
4 4 (12.50%) IBM
5 3 (9.38%) Oracle
6 2 (6.25%) Informatica
6 2 (6.25%) Sybase
7 1 (3.13%) HP