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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 30 78
Rank change year-on-year -19 +48  
Permanent jobs citing SAS 42 81 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.75% 6.05% 1.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.11% 26.91% 8.99%
Number of salaries quoted 14 47 16
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £39,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,925 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

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 190 301 278
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 16.95% 22.48% 20.58%
Number of salaries quoted 119 194 175
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £32,500 £26,873
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £65,750
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  

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 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SAS in Edinburgh

SAS
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 49 (76.56%) Analytics
2 44 (68.75%) SQL
3 42 (65.63%) Finance
4 34 (53.13%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (50.00%) Data Analysis
6 24 (37.50%) Python
6 24 (37.50%) Hadoop
7 23 (35.94%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 21 (32.81%) R
8 21 (32.81%) Degree
9 20 (31.25%) Project Management
9 20 (31.25%) Apache Hive
10 19 (29.69%) Risk Management
11 18 (28.13%) Data Mining
12 17 (26.56%) Legal
12 17 (26.56%) Big Data
12 17 (26.56%) KYC
13 14 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (21.88%) Credit Risk
13 14 (21.88%) Retail
14 13 (20.31%) Workflow
14 13 (20.31%) Case Management
14 13 (20.31%) Decision Tree
14 13 (20.31%) Functional Testing
14 13 (20.31%) Business Analytics
14 13 (20.31%) Apache Pig
14 13 (20.31%) Ambari
14 13 (20.31%) Regression Analysis
14 13 (20.31%) Change Control
15 12 (18.75%) Machine Learning

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 13 (20.31%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.69%) MS Office
2 2 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.56%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (37.50%) Hadoop
2 20 (31.25%) Apache Hive
3 18 (28.13%) Data Mining
4 17 (26.56%) Big Data
5 6 (9.38%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
6 5 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (7.81%) QlikView
6 5 (7.81%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 4 (6.25%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 3 (4.69%) Base SAS
8 3 (4.69%) Cloudera CDH
8 3 (4.69%) DB2
9 2 (3.13%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (3.13%) SAS Enterprise Miner
10 1 (1.56%) Spotfire
10 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 42 (65.63%) Finance
2 17 (26.56%) Legal
3 14 (21.88%) Retail
4 11 (17.19%) Banking
5 9 (14.06%) Marketing
6 2 (3.13%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (32.81%) Analyst
2 20 (31.25%) Consultant
3 8 (12.50%) SAS Consultant
3 8 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
4 7 (10.94%) SAS Analyst
5 6 (9.38%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) Data Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Hadoop Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) Data Scientist
7 4 (6.25%) SAS Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Senior SAS Consultant
8 3 (4.69%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Developer Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Senior SAS Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (3.13%) Administrator
9 2 (3.13%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.13%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 34 (53.13%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (21.88%) Credit Risk
3 5 (7.81%) Mainframe
4 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.13%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.13%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.56%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.56%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.75%) Unix
2 1 (1.56%) Linux
2 1 (1.56%) MVS
2 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (76.56%) Analytics
2 32 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 23 (35.94%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 20 (31.25%) Project Management
5 19 (29.69%) Risk Management
6 17 (26.56%) KYC
7 14 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (20.31%) Business Analytics
8 13 (20.31%) Case Management
8 13 (20.31%) Change Control
8 13 (20.31%) Decision Tree
8 13 (20.31%) Functional Testing
8 13 (20.31%) Regression Analysis
8 13 (20.31%) Workflow
9 12 (18.75%) Business Analysis
9 12 (18.75%) Factor Analysis
9 12 (18.75%) Line Management
9 12 (18.75%) Machine Learning
10 9 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (10.94%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 44 (68.75%) SQL
2 24 (37.50%) Python
3 21 (32.81%) R
4 5 (7.81%) MATLAB
5 3 (4.69%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.69%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.13%) C
6 2 (3.13%) C#
6 2 (3.13%) C++
6 2 (3.13%) Java
7 1 (1.56%) JCL
7 1 (1.56%) Lisp
7 1 (1.56%) Perl
7 1 (1.56%) Scala
7 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.56%) VB
7 1 (1.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (32.81%) Degree
2 4 (6.25%) SAS Certification
3 1 (1.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) HDFS
2 1 (1.56%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 13 (20.31%) Ambari
2 4 (6.25%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 12 (18.75%) Oracle
2 3 (4.69%) Cloudera
2 3 (4.69%) Cognos
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.69%) MicroStrategy
2 3 (4.69%) Tableau
2 3 (4.69%) Teradata
3 1 (1.56%) IBM
3 1 (1.56%) Norkom
3 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
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