The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for SAS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 49 75
Rank change year-on-year +9 +26  
Permanent jobs citing SAS 68 46 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 5.47% 3.88% 2.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 30.63% 21.20% 10.77%
Number of salaries quoted 26 34 22
Median salary £50,000 £56,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £77,000 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year - +7.78%  

SAS is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 222 217 297
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 17.86% 18.30% 21.09%
Number of salaries quoted 117 129 208
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,338 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing SAS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for SAS in Edinburgh

SAS
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for SAS in Edinburgh

SAS
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAS in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SAS in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing SAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for SAS.

1 85 (78.70%) Finance
2 73 (67.59%) SQL
3 68 (62.96%) Analytics
4 48 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
5 35 (32.41%) Oracle
6 34 (31.48%) Banking
7 31 (28.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 31 (28.70%) Base SAS
7 31 (28.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 29 (26.85%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (25.00%) Python
10 26 (24.07%) Degree
10 26 (24.07%) Hadoop
10 26 (24.07%) Visual Analytics
10 26 (24.07%) SAS Visual Analytics
11 25 (23.15%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 25 (23.15%) Data Analysis
12 24 (22.22%) Infrastructure Management
13 23 (21.30%) Anti-Money Laundering
14 22 (20.37%) Apache Hive
14 22 (20.37%) R
14 22 (20.37%) SAS Macro
14 22 (20.37%) Teradata
15 20 (18.52%) Data Management
15 20 (18.52%) ProC
15 20 (18.52%) Tableau
15 20 (18.52%) PROC SQL
16 18 (16.67%) Machine Learning
16 18 (16.67%) KYC
16 18 (16.67%) Project Management

SAS
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 14 (12.96%) Apache Pig
2 2 (1.85%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.85%) SPSS
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (28.70%) Base SAS
1 31 (28.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 26 (24.07%) Hadoop
2 26 (24.07%) SAS Visual Analytics
3 25 (23.15%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 22 (20.37%) Apache Hive
5 17 (15.74%) Data Mining
6 16 (14.81%) Big Data
7 15 (13.89%) QlikView
8 11 (10.19%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (6.48%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (5.56%) PowerCenter
11 5 (4.63%) SQL Server
12 3 (2.78%) Cloudera CDH
12 3 (2.78%) Spotfire
13 2 (1.85%) DB2
13 2 (1.85%) SAS EBI
13 2 (1.85%) SAS Enterprise Miner
14 1 (0.93%) MS Access
14 1 (0.93%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 20 (18.52%) ProC
2 1 (0.93%) JIRA
General
1 85 (78.70%) Finance
2 34 (31.48%) Banking
3 14 (12.96%) Retail
4 13 (12.04%) Legal
5 5 (4.63%) Retail Banking
6 3 (2.78%) Marketing
7 1 (0.93%) International Banking
7 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (44.44%) Consultant
2 32 (29.63%) SAS Consultant
3 29 (26.85%) Analyst
4 18 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
5 15 (13.89%) Senior SAS Consultant
6 13 (12.04%) Developer
7 11 (10.19%) Data Analyst
7 11 (10.19%) Data Scientist
8 8 (7.41%) SAS Analyst
8 8 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (6.48%) Data Consultant
10 6 (5.56%) ETL Consultant
10 6 (5.56%) ETL Developer
10 6 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
11 5 (4.63%) SQL Data Analyst
12 4 (3.70%) Risk Analyst
12 4 (3.70%) SAS Developer
13 3 (2.78%) Analyst Developer
13 3 (2.78%) Developer Analyst
13 3 (2.78%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 48 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.19%) Credit Risk
3 7 (6.48%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.48%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.85%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.85%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.93%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.93%) PMI
5 1 (0.93%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.04%) Unix
2 1 (0.93%) Linux
2 1 (0.93%) MVS
2 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (62.96%) Analytics
2 31 (28.70%) Stakeholder Management
3 29 (26.85%) Business Intelligence
4 26 (24.07%) Visual Analytics
5 25 (23.15%) Data Analysis
6 24 (22.22%) Infrastructure Management
7 23 (21.30%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 20 (18.52%) Data Management
9 18 (16.67%) KYC
9 18 (16.67%) Machine Learning
9 18 (16.67%) Project Management
10 14 (12.96%) Mentoring
10 14 (12.96%) Risk Management
11 13 (12.04%) People Management
12 10 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (9.26%) Business Analysis
12 10 (9.26%) Business Analytics
12 10 (9.26%) Line Management
12 10 (9.26%) Regression Analysis
13 9 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 73 (67.59%) SQL
2 27 (25.00%) Python
3 22 (20.37%) R
3 22 (20.37%) SAS Macro
4 20 (18.52%) PROC SQL
5 8 (7.41%) PL/SQL
6 7 (6.48%) Java
7 6 (5.56%) MATLAB
7 6 (5.56%) Scala
8 3 (2.78%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.85%) C
9 2 (1.85%) C#
9 2 (1.85%) C++
9 2 (1.85%) VB
10 1 (0.93%) JCL
10 1 (0.93%) Lisp
10 1 (0.93%) Perl
10 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (24.07%) Degree
2 10 (9.26%) Master's Degree
3 6 (5.56%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (3.70%) SAS Certification
5 2 (1.85%) PhD
6 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.48%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.93%) Basel II
2 1 (0.93%) IFRS
2 1 (0.93%) IFRS 9
2 1 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (3.70%) HDFS
2 1 (0.93%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 14 (12.96%) Ambari
2 4 (3.70%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 35 (32.41%) Oracle
2 22 (20.37%) Teradata
3 20 (18.52%) Tableau
4 15 (13.89%) Microsoft
5 11 (10.19%) Informatica
6 9 (8.33%) MicroStrategy
7 7 (6.48%) Netezza
8 4 (3.70%) SAP
9 3 (2.78%) Cloudera
9 3 (2.78%) Cognos
10 1 (0.93%) IBM
10 1 (0.93%) Norkom
10 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
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