Period
to 20 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 20 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 94 134 269
Rank change year-on-year +40 +135 +43
Permanent jobs citing SAS 148 5 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.85% 0.25% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.69% 1.73% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 7
10th Percentile " " £48,591
25th Percentile £49,500 £33,500 "
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,000 £35,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +48.57% -30.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £54,500 £44,750 "
90th Percentile " £59,600 £50,446
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £53,500
% change year-on-year -4.35% +7.48% -2.73%

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 East of England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 792 289 1,085
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 15.25% 14.61% 15.26%
Number of salaries quoted 415 247 825
10th Percentile £27,200 £27,000 £25,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £33,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.85%
75th Percentile £62,500 £55,625 £55,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £70,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing SAS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for SAS in the East of England

SAS
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SAS in the East of England.

Salary trend for SAS in the East of England

SAS
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 September 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +7 84 £52,000 +48.57%
Hertfordshire -21 32 - - 3
Norfolk +7 27 - -
Bedfordshire - 4 - -
Essex - 1 - -
SAS
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 East of England region with a requirement for SAS.

1 81 (54.73%) Mathematics
2 77 (52.03%) Statistics
2 77 (52.03%) Pharmaceutical
3 75 (50.68%) Computer Science
4 65 (43.92%) Degree
5 60 (40.54%) Mentoring
6 57 (38.51%) Social Skills
7 54 (36.49%) SQL
8 50 (33.78%) Problem-Solving
9 49 (33.11%) Data Management
10 40 (27.03%) Biostatistics
11 36 (24.32%) Computer Science Degree
11 36 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
12 34 (22.97%) R
13 29 (19.59%) Management Information System
14 28 (18.92%) Games
15 27 (18.24%) Facebook
15 27 (18.24%) Instagram
16 26 (17.57%) Spotfire
16 26 (17.57%) Stakeholder Management
17 25 (16.89%) Workflow
17 25 (16.89%) Marketing
17 25 (16.89%) HTML
17 25 (16.89%) Adobe
17 25 (16.89%) CRM
17 25 (16.89%) SMS
17 25 (16.89%) Email Marketing
17 25 (16.89%) Digital Media
17 25 (16.89%) Adobe Campaign
17 25 (16.89%) Multichannel Marketing

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (1.35%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (5.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (5.41%) SPSS
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 25 (16.89%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.41%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 25 (16.89%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (17.57%) Spotfire
2 18 (12.16%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (5.41%) Big Data
3 8 (5.41%) BigQuery
4 6 (4.05%) Metadata
5 5 (3.38%) Electronic Patient Records
6 2 (1.35%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.35%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.68%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.68%) Pentaho
7 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.68%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 77 (52.03%) Pharmaceutical
2 57 (38.51%) Social Skills
3 28 (18.92%) Games
4 25 (16.89%) Marketing
5 14 (9.46%) Social Science
6 9 (6.08%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (5.41%) Publishing
8 4 (2.70%) Finance
9 2 (1.35%) Law
10 1 (0.68%) Banking
10 1 (0.68%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 101 (68.24%) Programmer
2 68 (45.95%) Analyst
3 29 (19.59%) Senior Programmer
4 23 (15.54%) Statistical Programmer
5 13 (8.78%) Senior Analyst
6 10 (6.76%) CRM Analyst
7 8 (5.41%) SAS Programmer
7 8 (5.41%) Technical Analyst
8 6 (4.05%) Senior SAS Programmer
9 5 (3.38%) Campaign Analyst
9 5 (3.38%) Customer Analyst
9 5 (3.38%) Insight Analyst
9 5 (3.38%) Strategy Analyst
10 4 (2.70%) Associate Director
10 4 (2.70%) Data Programmer
10 4 (2.70%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
11 3 (2.03%) Architect
11 3 (2.03%) Data Architect
11 3 (2.03%) Data Science Director
12 2 (1.35%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (16.89%) HTML
2 8 (5.41%) .NET
2 8 (5.41%) Play Framework
3 6 (4.05%) JSON
3 6 (4.05%) Spring
4 3 (2.03%) XML
5 2 (1.35%) Shiny
Miscellaneous
1 29 (19.59%) Management Information System
2 25 (16.89%) Digital Media
3 23 (15.54%) Social Media
4 15 (10.14%) Life Science
5 2 (1.35%) Biotechnology
5 2 (1.35%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.35%) Pharmacovigilance
6 1 (0.68%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.68%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (54.73%) Mathematics
2 77 (52.03%) Statistics
3 75 (50.68%) Computer Science
4 60 (40.54%) Mentoring
5 50 (33.78%) Problem-Solving
6 49 (33.11%) Data Management
7 40 (27.03%) Biostatistics
8 36 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (17.57%) Stakeholder Management
10 25 (16.89%) CRM
10 25 (16.89%) Email Marketing
10 25 (16.89%) Multichannel Marketing
10 25 (16.89%) Personalization
10 25 (16.89%) Workflow
11 23 (15.54%) Bioinformatics
12 21 (14.19%) Project Management
12 21 (14.19%) Validation
13 20 (13.51%) Biometrics
14 19 (12.84%) Process Improvement
14 19 (12.84%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (36.49%) SQL
2 34 (22.97%) R
3 19 (12.84%) Python
4 16 (10.81%) VBA
5 14 (9.46%) Java
6 8 (5.41%) C
6 8 (5.41%) C++
6 8 (5.41%) Groovy
7 2 (1.35%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 65 (43.92%) Degree
2 36 (24.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (15.54%) Master's Degree
4 6 (4.05%) Numerate Degree
5 5 (3.38%) PhD
6 1 (0.68%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (14.86%) CDISC
2 18 (12.16%) Data Quality
3 6 (4.05%) Good Clinical Practice
4 2 (1.35%) GxP
5 1 (0.68%) Basel III
5 1 (0.68%) COREP
5 1 (0.68%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.68%) GLP
Vendors
1 27 (18.24%) Facebook
1 27 (18.24%) Instagram
2 25 (16.89%) Adobe
3 10 (6.76%) SAP
4 8 (5.41%) Google
5 1 (0.68%) Informatica
5 1 (0.68%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle
5 1 (0.68%) Talend