The median annual salary for a SAS Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS Analyst
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 94 100
Rank change year-on-year +9 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring an SAS Analyst 6 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.54% 0.45% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.48% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 2
Median salary £50,000 £43,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.94% +16.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.28% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1069 1249 1297
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.36% 93.28% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 693 840 786
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +8.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

SAS Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh that featured SAS Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SAS Analyst in Edinburgh

SAS Analyst
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAS Analyst in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for SAS Analyst in Edinburgh

SAS Analyst
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAS Analyst in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SAS Analyst in Edinburgh

SAS Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, SAS Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring SAS Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) SAS
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Virtual Team
3 2 (28.57%) Base SAS
3 2 (28.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Credit Risk
3 2 (28.57%) Big Data
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) SAS Certification
4 1 (14.29%) JCL
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
4 1 (14.29%) Process Management
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) MS Access
4 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
4 1 (14.29%) Legal
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Banking

SAS Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Base SAS
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
1 2 (28.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 1 (14.29%) MS Access
2 1 (14.29%) QlikView
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Credit Risk
2 2 (28.57%) Virtual Team
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
3 1 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Data Management
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 1 (14.29%) Disruptive Innovation
3 1 (14.29%) Econometric Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) KYC
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Process Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) JCL
2 1 (14.29%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago