Period
to 23 June 2018

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 6 months to 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 47 40
Rank change year-on-year -21 -7 +56
Permanent jobs citing SAS 89 106 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.27% 4.51% 5.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 23.36% 26.04% 24.81%
Number of salaries quoted 49 38 85
Edinburgh median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £38,750 £34,625 £37,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,500 £76,000
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +18.64%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 381 407 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 13.99% 17.31% 20.36%
Number of salaries quoted 223 232 320
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,450
90th Percentile £70,000 £73,650 £71,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing SAS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

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 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for SAS in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SAS.

1 61 (68.54%) SQL
2 41 (46.07%) Finance
3 36 (40.45%) Analytics
4 27 (30.34%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (26.97%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (23.60%) Oracle
7 20 (22.47%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (22.47%) ETL
7 20 (22.47%) Banking
8 18 (20.22%) Data Management
9 16 (17.98%) Hadoop
10 15 (16.85%) Unix
10 15 (16.85%) Windows
10 15 (16.85%) Relational Database
11 14 (15.73%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 14 (15.73%) Data Analytics
12 12 (13.48%) IBM
12 12 (13.48%) SQL Server
12 12 (13.48%) Credit Risk
12 12 (13.48%) SAS EBI
13 11 (12.36%) Oracle Database
13 11 (12.36%) Apache Cassandra
13 11 (12.36%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (12.36%) Migration
14 10 (11.24%) BusinessObjects
14 10 (11.24%) Hitachi
14 10 (11.24%) Oracle Database 10g
14 10 (11.24%) Tivoli
14 10 (11.24%) Tivoli Monitoring
14 10 (11.24%) DB2

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 10 (11.24%) Tomcat
2 5 (5.62%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.25%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.12%) CMS
4 1 (1.12%) Jupyter
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.12%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (10.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (7.87%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (7.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (6.74%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.12%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.24%) IaaS
1 10 (11.24%) PaaS
1 10 (11.24%) SaaS
2 3 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.25%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.12%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.12%) AWS Data Pipeline
4 1 (1.12%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.12%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.12%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.98%) Hadoop
2 15 (16.85%) Relational Database
3 14 (15.73%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 12 (13.48%) SAS EBI
4 12 (13.48%) SQL Server
5 11 (12.36%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (12.36%) Oracle Database
6 10 (11.24%) BusinessObjects
6 10 (11.24%) DB2
6 10 (11.24%) Oracle Database 10g
6 10 (11.24%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (11.24%) Oracle Database 12c
6 10 (11.24%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (10.11%) Base SAS
8 8 (8.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (7.87%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (5.62%) Big Data
10 5 (5.62%) Data Mining
10 5 (5.62%) SAS Visual Analytics
10 5 (5.62%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (1.12%) NetBeans
General
1 41 (46.07%) Finance
2 20 (22.47%) Banking
3 3 (3.37%) Financial Institution
3 3 (3.37%) Marketing
3 3 (3.37%) Retail
3 3 (3.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (49.44%) Analyst
2 24 (26.97%) Data Analyst
3 17 (19.10%) Senior Analyst
4 14 (15.73%) Developer
5 12 (13.48%) Consultant
6 10 (11.24%) Architect
6 10 (11.24%) Cloud Architect
6 10 (11.24%) Technical Architect
7 9 (10.11%) SAS Developer
8 6 (6.74%) Risk Analyst
8 6 (6.74%) SAS Analyst
8 6 (6.74%) Senior Data Analyst
8 6 (6.74%) Strategy Analyst
9 5 (5.62%) Credit Analyst
9 5 (5.62%) Credit Risk Analyst
9 5 (5.62%) SAS Consultant
10 4 (4.49%) Fraud Analyst
11 3 (3.37%) Data Manager
11 3 (3.37%) Pricing Analyst
11 3 (3.37%) Senior Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.37%) .NET
2 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.12%) D3.js
2 1 (1.12%) Kafka
2 1 (1.12%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (1.12%) REST
2 1 (1.12%) SOAP
2 1 (1.12%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.97%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (13.48%) Credit Risk
3 10 (11.24%) DataPower
4 5 (5.62%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.62%) Mainframe
5 4 (4.49%) Analytical Mindset
6 2 (2.25%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.25%) Online Banking
6 2 (2.25%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.12%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.12%) Clustering
7 1 (1.12%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.12%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.85%) Unix
1 15 (16.85%) Windows
2 10 (11.24%) AIX
2 10 (11.24%) HPUX
2 10 (11.24%) Linux
2 10 (11.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (11.24%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.45%) Analytics
2 27 (30.34%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (22.47%) ETL
3 20 (22.47%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (20.22%) Data Management
5 14 (15.73%) Data Analytics
6 11 (12.36%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (12.36%) Migration
7 10 (11.24%) Data Analysis
7 10 (11.24%) Data Modelling
7 10 (11.24%) DevOps
7 10 (11.24%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 9 (10.11%) Project Management
8 9 (10.11%) Statistics
9 8 (8.99%) Data Governance
10 7 (7.87%) Business Analysis
10 7 (7.87%) Creative Thinking
11 6 (6.74%) Dashboard Development
11 6 (6.74%) Open Source
11 6 (6.74%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 61 (68.54%) SQL
2 10 (11.24%) Python
3 9 (10.11%) R
4 5 (5.62%) Java
4 5 (5.62%) VBA
5 3 (3.37%) C
5 3 (3.37%) C#
5 3 (3.37%) MATLAB
5 3 (3.37%) VB
6 2 (2.25%) C++
6 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.12%) SAS Macro
7 1 (1.12%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (7.87%) Degree
2 3 (3.37%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.99%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.25%) IFRS
2 2 (2.25%) IFRS 9
3 1 (1.12%) Basel II
3 1 (1.12%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.12%) EMIR
3 1 (1.12%) FATCA
3 1 (1.12%) MiFID
3 1 (1.12%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (11.24%) Tivoli
1 10 (11.24%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 2 (2.25%) Oozie
Vendors
1 21 (23.60%) Oracle
2 12 (13.48%) IBM
3 10 (11.24%) Hitachi
3 10 (11.24%) Hortonworks
4 9 (10.11%) Tableau
5 7 (7.87%) Informatica
6 6 (6.74%) Talend
7 5 (5.62%) Teradata
8 3 (3.37%) Microsoft
9 2 (2.25%) Pega
9 2 (2.25%) Sybase
10 1 (1.12%) Apple
10 1 (1.12%) Google
10 1 (1.12%) HP
10 1 (1.12%) SAP