Period
to 17 February 2018

The median annual salary for an SAS Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 17 February 2018.

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
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 130 140
Rank change year-on-year -4 +10 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an SAS Analyst 18 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.67% 0.18% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.19% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 7
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -21.74% +58.62%
10th Percentile £41,250 £33,500 £33,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £49,500 £68,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% -17.39% +58.62%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies in Edinburgh with a recognized job title 2,582 2,111 2,663
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.84% 95.95% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,663 1,396 1,733
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £28,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £66,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

SAS Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings that featured SAS Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 February 2018, SAS Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring SAS Analyst in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) SAS
2 13 (72.22%) SQL
3 11 (61.11%) Data Analysis
4 10 (55.56%) Credit Risk
5 9 (50.00%) Finance
6 7 (38.89%) Base SAS
6 7 (38.89%) Banking
6 7 (38.89%) Analytics
7 6 (33.33%) Tableau
7 6 (33.33%) ETL
8 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (27.78%) Oracle
8 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
8 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (27.78%) Data Management
8 5 (27.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 5 (27.78%) QlikView
8 5 (27.78%) Visualisation
8 5 (27.78%) Customer Insight
8 5 (27.78%) Data Analytics
8 5 (27.78%) Power BI
9 4 (22.22%) Statistical Modelling
9 4 (22.22%) Data Mining
10 2 (11.11%) R
10 2 (11.11%) International Banking
10 2 (11.11%) Python
10 2 (11.11%) SAS Certification
11 1 (5.56%) SPSS
11 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
11 1 (5.56%) Games

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 18 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) Base SAS
2 5 (27.78%) Power BI
2 5 (27.78%) QlikView
2 5 (27.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 4 (22.22%) Data Mining
4 1 (5.56%) Big Data
4 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) International Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Credit Risk
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Data Analysis
2 7 (38.89%) Analytics
3 6 (33.33%) ETL
4 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (27.78%) Customer Insight
4 5 (27.78%) Data Analytics
4 5 (27.78%) Data Management
4 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
4 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (27.78%) Visualisation
5 4 (22.22%) Statistical Modelling
6 1 (5.56%) Actionable Insight
6 1 (5.56%) Line Management
6 1 (5.56%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) Python
2 2 (11.11%) R
3 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) IFRS
1 1 (5.56%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Tableau
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Vertica