Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an SAS Consultant was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

SAS Consultant
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 132 148
Rank change year-on-year +33 +16 0
Permanent jobs requiring an SAS Consultant 55 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.02% 0.13% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.10% 0.13% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 6
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.30% +2.35% -32.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,050 £37,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £61,350 £43,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £48,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.46% +12.94% -32.00%

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 2615 2226 2888
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.25% 95.29% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1595 1460 1848
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £27,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,800 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SAS Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for SAS Consultant in Edinburgh

SAS Consultant
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for SAS Consultant in Edinburgh

SAS Consultant
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAS Consultant in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SAS Consultant in Edinburgh

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, SAS Consultant 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 Consultant in the job title.

1 55 (100.00%) SAS
1 55 (100.00%) Finance
2 51 (92.73%) Analytics
3 48 (87.27%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 47 (85.45%) Base SAS
5 46 (83.64%) SQL
6 39 (70.91%) Visual Analytics
6 39 (70.91%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 38 (69.09%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 36 (65.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 35 (63.64%) Banking
9 35 (63.64%) ProC
9 35 (63.64%) Infrastructure Management
9 35 (63.64%) PROC SQL
9 35 (63.64%) SAS Macro
10 19 (34.55%) People Management
10 19 (34.55%) Oracle
11 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
11 18 (32.73%) Mentoring
12 17 (30.91%) Analytical Skills
13 16 (29.09%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (14.55%) Customer Analytics
15 7 (12.73%) Big Data
15 7 (12.73%) Credit Risk
15 7 (12.73%) Marketing
15 7 (12.73%) Web Analytics
15 7 (12.73%) Teradata
16 6 (10.91%) Informatica
16 6 (10.91%) QlikView
17 5 (9.09%) Data Analysis

SAS Consultant 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 55 (100.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (87.27%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 47 (85.45%) Base SAS
3 39 (70.91%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 38 (69.09%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 7 (12.73%) Big Data
6 6 (10.91%) QlikView
7 5 (9.09%) SAS EBI
8 3 (5.45%) Data Mining
9 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (3.64%) OLAP
10 1 (1.82%) Cognos Report Studio
10 1 (1.82%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
10 1 (1.82%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 35 (63.64%) ProC
General
1 55 (100.00%) Finance
2 35 (63.64%) Banking
3 7 (12.73%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.91%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.73%) Credit Risk
3 2 (3.64%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) Unix
2 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (92.73%) Analytics
2 39 (70.91%) Visual Analytics
3 36 (65.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (63.64%) Infrastructure Management
5 19 (34.55%) People Management
6 18 (32.73%) Mentoring
7 16 (29.09%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (14.55%) Customer Analytics
9 7 (12.73%) Web Analytics
10 5 (9.09%) Data Analysis
10 5 (9.09%) Data Management
11 4 (7.27%) Business Development
11 4 (7.27%) ETL
12 3 (5.45%) Dashboard Development
12 3 (5.45%) Data Analytics
12 3 (5.45%) Information Management
12 3 (5.45%) Project Management
12 3 (5.45%) Resource Management
12 3 (5.45%) Visualisation
13 2 (3.64%) Business Analytics
Programming Languages
1 46 (83.64%) SQL
2 35 (63.64%) PROC SQL
2 35 (63.64%) SAS Macro
3 1 (1.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (34.55%) Oracle
2 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.73%) Teradata
4 6 (10.91%) Informatica
5 4 (7.27%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.82%) Cognos
6 1 (1.82%) SAP
6 1 (1.82%) Tableau