Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
Central London > City of London
6 months to
26 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 195 177 294
Rank change year-on-year -18 +117 -1
Permanent jobs citing SAS 51 20 44
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.87% 0.53% 0.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.50% 3.80% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 45 18 34
10th Percentile £45,500 £48,075 £30,125
25th Percentile £47,500 £57,188 £41,563
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £67,500 £53,000
Median % change year-on-year -18.52% +27.36% -18.46%
75th Percentile £66,250 £104,063 £66,875
90th Percentile £75,000 £105,000 £73,500
Central London median annual salary £55,750 £67,500 £53,000
% change year-on-year -17.41% +27.36% -18.46%

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 785 527 1,512
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.42% 14.02% 14.96%
Number of salaries quoted 690 441 1,357
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £33,750
25th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%
75th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £81,250
90th Percentile £101,250 £100,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%

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 26 September 2021.

Salary histogram for SAS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 26 (50.98%) Analytics
2 23 (45.10%) Python
3 22 (43.14%) SQL
4 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (29.41%) Software Engineering
5 15 (29.41%) AWS
6 14 (27.45%) Mentoring
6 14 (27.45%) Requirements Gathering
6 14 (27.45%) Unix
7 13 (25.49%) Data Science
8 12 (23.53%) Oracle
8 12 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (23.53%) Scrum
8 12 (23.53%) Retail
8 12 (23.53%) Software Testing
8 12 (23.53%) Data Management
8 12 (23.53%) Hadoop
9 11 (21.57%) Coaching
9 11 (21.57%) Software Delivery
9 11 (21.57%) Azure
9 11 (21.57%) Process Improvement
10 10 (19.61%) R
10 10 (19.61%) Computer Science
11 9 (17.65%) Marketing
11 9 (17.65%) Data Modelling
11 9 (17.65%) ETL
12 8 (15.69%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (15.69%) Banking
12 8 (15.69%) Manual Testing
12 8 (15.69%) Test Automation

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 (5.88%) IIS
1 3 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) SPSS
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) FastStats
1 3 (5.88%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 15 (29.41%) AWS
2 11 (21.57%) Azure
3 8 (15.69%) Bitrise
4 3 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (5.88%) Microsoft 365
5 1 (1.96%) Amazon ECS
5 1 (1.96%) AWS Fargate
5 1 (1.96%) Heroku
5 1 (1.96%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (5.88%) Cisco Firepower
1 3 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (5.88%) DHCP
1 3 (5.88%) DNS
1 3 (5.88%) VLAN
1 3 (5.88%) VoIP
1 3 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) Hadoop
1 12 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (15.69%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
4 5 (9.80%) Amazon Redshift
4 5 (9.80%) Base SAS
4 5 (9.80%) MySQL
4 5 (9.80%) Pentaho
4 5 (9.80%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 5 (9.80%) Tableau
5 4 (7.84%) Apache Hive
5 4 (7.84%) DB2
5 4 (7.84%) Impala
5 4 (7.84%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 3 (5.88%) SAS EBI
6 3 (5.88%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (3.92%) Amazon Athena
7 2 (3.92%) Star Schema
8 1 (1.96%) Power BI
8 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Cypress.io
1 4 (7.84%) Postman
1 4 (7.84%) Selenium
General
1 12 (23.53%) Retail
2 9 (17.65%) Marketing
3 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (15.69%) Banking
4 7 (13.73%) Finance
5 6 (11.76%) Advertising
5 6 (11.76%) Telecoms
6 4 (7.84%) Games
6 4 (7.84%) Public Sector
6 4 (7.84%) Retail Banking
7 2 (3.92%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 11 (21.57%) Analyst
2 10 (19.61%) Data Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) Automation Test Analyst
3 7 (13.73%) Data Scientist
3 7 (13.73%) Test Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) Programmer
4 6 (11.76%) Statistical Programmer
5 4 (7.84%) Informatica Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Mobile Test Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) SAS Programmer
5 4 (7.84%) SAS Statistical Programmer
6 3 (5.88%) Data Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Team Leader
6 3 (5.88%) Web Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Web Test Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Data Modeller
7 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.69%) WireMock
2 4 (7.84%) GatsbyJS
2 4 (7.84%) Keras
2 4 (7.84%) PyTorch
2 4 (7.84%) TensorFlow
2 4 (7.84%) Web Services
3 2 (3.92%) PySpark
4 1 (1.96%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Credit Risk
2 4 (7.84%) Data Structures
3 3 (5.88%) Algorithms
3 3 (5.88%) EFT
3 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.92%) Life Science
5 1 (1.96%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (27.45%) Unix
2 4 (7.84%) Android
2 4 (7.84%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.88%) Linux
3 3 (5.88%) VMS
3 3 (5.88%) Windows
3 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.98%) Analytics
2 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (29.41%) Software Engineering
4 14 (27.45%) Mentoring
4 14 (27.45%) Requirements Gathering
5 13 (25.49%) Data Science
6 12 (23.53%) Data Management
6 12 (23.53%) Scrum
6 12 (23.53%) Software Testing
7 11 (21.57%) Coaching
7 11 (21.57%) Process Improvement
7 11 (21.57%) Software Delivery
8 10 (19.61%) Computer Science
9 9 (17.65%) Data Modelling
9 9 (17.65%) ETL
10 8 (15.69%) Machine Learning
10 8 (15.69%) Manual Testing
10 8 (15.69%) Test Automation
10 8 (15.69%) Test Strategy
11 7 (13.73%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 23 (45.10%) Python
2 22 (43.14%) SQL
3 10 (19.61%) R
4 6 (11.76%) Java
5 5 (9.80%) PL/SQL
6 4 (7.84%) Apple Swift
6 4 (7.84%) HiveQL
6 4 (7.84%) Kotlin
7 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
7 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.92%) SAS Macro
8 2 (3.92%) Scala
8 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) Degree
1 6 (11.76%) SAS Certification
2 4 (7.84%) PhD
3 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.92%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (3.92%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.69%) Accessibility
2 6 (11.76%) CDISC
3 4 (7.84%) Good Clinical Practice
4 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) HDFS
2 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Backup Exec
1 3 (5.88%) Control-M
1 3 (5.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (3.92%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.96%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) Oracle
2 7 (13.73%) Google
3 5 (9.80%) Informatica
3 5 (9.80%) Talend
4 4 (7.84%) Teradata
5 3 (5.88%) Apteco
5 3 (5.88%) Cisco
5 3 (5.88%) DataFlux
5 3 (5.88%) Dell
5 3 (5.88%) IBM
5 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.88%) Symantec
5 3 (5.88%) Veritas