Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for an SAS Programmer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

SAS Programmer
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1170 1177 1228
Rank change year-on-year +7 +51 +55
Permanent jobs requiring an SAS Programmer 4 21 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.002% 0.012% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.012% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 3 20 62
England median annual salary £60,000 £37,500 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.00% -5.66% -6.47%
10th Percentile £54,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £74,500 £44,875 £54,625
UK median annual salary £60,000 £37,500 £39,750
% change year-on-year +60.00% -5.66% -3.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 162309 172056 197302
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.51% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 131276 145303 165484
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

SAS Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for SAS Programmer in England

SAS Programmer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for SAS Programmer in England

SAS Programmer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS Programmer within the England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +26 2 £66,250 +92.03%
East of England +4 2 £60,000 +51.90% 1
SAS Programmer
UK

SAS Programmer Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, SAS Programmer 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 England region featuring SAS Programmer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SAS
2 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Base SAS
3 1 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (25.00%) R
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VBA
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) PhD
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (25.00%) Master's Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (25.00%) Front Office

SAS Programmer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 4 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Base SAS
1 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 1 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (25.00%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) R
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Master's Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Numerate Degree
1 1 (25.00%) PhD