Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 349 404 329
Rank change year-on-year +55 -75 +7
Permanent jobs citing SAS 1520 1357 2029
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.90% 0.76% 0.98%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.12% 4.13% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1138 1118 1596
England median annual salary £51,000 £47,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.51% +2.17% -5.15%
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,900 £79,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% +1.10% -4.21%

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 England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 29675 32859 39035
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.57% 18.31% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 24189 27925 32710
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for SAS in England

SAS
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for SAS in England

SAS
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAS in England over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SAS in England

SAS
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 within the England region over the 6 months to 17 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 +39 721 £59,500 +13.33% 20
North of England +53 312 £48,000 +20.00% 12
Midlands +78 207 £44,000 +3.53% 1
North West +66 190 £50,000 +25.00% 9
South East +20 185 £45,000 +5.88% 3
West Midlands +78 149 £43,000 +3.61%
Yorkshire +38 109 £37,500 -7.98% 3
East of England +1 58 £37,500 -15.73% 6
East Midlands +1 50 £40,000 -9.09% 1
South West -43 37 £40,750 -18.50% 3
North East +15 13 £55,500 +63.24%
SAS
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 England region with a requirement for SAS.

1 885 (58.22%) SQL
2 792 (52.11%) Analytics
3 628 (41.32%) Finance
4 529 (34.80%) Analytical Skills
5 486 (31.97%) R
6 485 (31.91%) Python
7 375 (24.67%) Tableau
8 340 (22.37%) Degree
9 327 (21.51%) Business Intelligence
10 324 (21.32%) Banking
11 296 (19.47%) Oracle
12 292 (19.21%) Visualisation
13 284 (18.68%) SPSS
14 263 (17.30%) Microsoft Excel
15 258 (16.97%) Hadoop
16 243 (15.99%) Statistics
17 242 (15.92%) Stakeholder Management
17 242 (15.92%) Big Data
18 239 (15.72%) Microsoft
19 232 (15.26%) Mathematics
20 229 (15.07%) Marketing
20 229 (15.07%) Data Analytics
21 218 (14.34%) Agile Software Development
22 214 (14.08%) QlikView
23 201 (13.22%) Java
24 192 (12.63%) Retail
25 186 (12.24%) Base SAS
26 183 (12.04%) SQL Server
27 178 (11.71%) Machine Learning
27 178 (11.71%) Data Visualisation

SAS
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
1 128 (8.42%) Apache Spark
2 31 (2.04%) Apache Pig
3 22 (1.45%) Apache
4 15 (0.99%) Apache Airflow
5 12 (0.79%) SharePoint
6 9 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (0.59%) MS Exchange
7 7 (0.46%) Confluence
7 7 (0.46%) Drupal
7 7 (0.46%) Skype for Business
8 6 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.13%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.066%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.066%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.066%) CMS
10 1 (0.066%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.066%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.066%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 284 (18.68%) SPSS
2 263 (17.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 78 (5.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 71 (4.67%) Microsoft Office
5 35 (2.30%) MS Visio
6 15 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
7 13 (0.86%) Stata
8 9 (0.59%) Mathematica
9 6 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
9 6 (0.39%) S-PLUS
9 6 (0.39%) SPSS Modeler
10 2 (0.13%) Gephi
10 2 (0.13%) Weka
11 1 (0.066%) EViews
11 1 (0.066%) Vensim
Business Applications
1 20 (1.32%) Actimize
2 18 (1.18%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 15 (0.99%) SAP ERP
3 15 (0.99%) SAP S/4HANA
4 11 (0.72%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 8 (0.53%) Adobe Campaign
5 8 (0.53%) Oracle AML
6 4 (0.26%) Unica
7 3 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.20%) FastStats
8 2 (0.13%) Magento
8 2 (0.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 68 (4.47%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (2.37%) Google Analytics
4 27 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
5 25 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
6 20 (1.32%) Office 365
7 11 (0.72%) Adobe Analytics
8 8 (0.53%) Amazon EMR
9 7 (0.46%) Amazon Kinesis
9 7 (0.46%) Amazon S3
9 7 (0.46%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 6 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (0.26%) AdWords
12 4 (0.26%) Azure Machine Learning
12 4 (0.26%) PaaS
12 4 (0.26%) SaaS
13 3 (0.20%) Fastly
14 2 (0.13%) GitHub
15 1 (0.066%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.25%) Firewall
2 15 (0.99%) DNS
3 13 (0.86%) Wireshark
4 12 (0.79%) Network Security
5 10 (0.66%) iSCSI
5 10 (0.66%) MPLS
5 10 (0.66%) VPN
6 9 (0.59%) BGP
6 9 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (0.59%) DHCP
6 9 (0.59%) DMZ
6 9 (0.59%) EIGRP
6 9 (0.59%) LAN
6 9 (0.59%) NetScaler
6 9 (0.59%) OSPF
6 9 (0.59%) SSL
6 9 (0.59%) VoIP
6 9 (0.59%) VPLS
6 9 (0.59%) WAN
6 9 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 258 (16.97%) Hadoop
2 242 (15.92%) Big Data
3 214 (14.08%) QlikView
4 186 (12.24%) Base SAS
5 183 (12.04%) SQL Server
6 177 (11.64%) Data Warehouse
7 170 (11.18%) SAS Visual Analytics
8 165 (10.86%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 147 (9.67%) Data Mining
10 140 (9.21%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 94 (6.18%) NoSQL
12 92 (6.05%) Apache Hive
13 83 (5.46%) Relational Database
14 82 (5.39%) Spotfire
15 78 (5.13%) BusinessObjects
16 63 (4.14%) MongoDB
17 62 (4.08%) Power BI
18 54 (3.55%) Apache Cassandra
19 47 (3.09%) HBase
20 38 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 118 (7.76%) ProC
2 27 (1.78%) Talend Open Studio
3 19 (1.25%) Git (software)
4 12 (0.79%) JIRA
5 10 (0.66%) Subversion
6 8 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 8 (0.53%) Toad
7 7 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (0.26%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.20%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.20%) Mocha
9 3 (0.20%) TestRail
9 3 (0.20%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.13%) ERwin
10 2 (0.13%) RStudio
11 1 (0.066%) Maven
11 1 (0.066%) PowerDesigner
11 1 (0.066%) Selenium
11 1 (0.066%) SonarQube
General
1 628 (41.32%) Finance
2 324 (21.32%) Banking
3 229 (15.07%) Marketing
4 192 (12.63%) Retail
5 69 (4.54%) Retail Banking
6 64 (4.21%) Investment Banking
7 62 (4.08%) Financial Institution
8 52 (3.42%) Telecoms
9 48 (3.16%) Front Office
10 30 (1.97%) Advertising
11 28 (1.84%) Manufacturing
12 11 (0.72%) Aerospace
12 11 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
13 10 (0.66%) Legal
14 8 (0.53%) Automotive
15 7 (0.46%) Back Office
16 6 (0.39%) International Banking
16 6 (0.39%) Law
17 5 (0.33%) Electronics
18 4 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 505 (33.22%) Analyst
2 228 (15.00%) Consultant
3 168 (11.05%) Data Analyst
4 163 (10.72%) Data Scientist
4 163 (10.72%) SAS Consultant
5 147 (9.67%) Developer
6 109 (7.17%) SAS Analyst
7 97 (6.38%) Senior Analyst
8 86 (5.66%) Analytics Manager
9 75 (4.93%) Data Manager
10 72 (4.74%) Architect
11 65 (4.28%) Insight Analyst
11 65 (4.28%) Senior Consultant
12 63 (4.14%) Data Analytics Manager
13 55 (3.62%) Senior SAS Consultant
14 49 (3.22%) Analytics Consultant
14 49 (3.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio Consultant
15 48 (3.16%) Business Intelligence Analyst
16 47 (3.09%) SAS Developer
16 47 (3.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (3.16%) Web Services
2 43 (2.83%) .NET
3 27 (1.78%) HTML
4 26 (1.71%) Natural Language Processing
5 25 (1.64%) JSON
6 24 (1.58%) CSS
6 24 (1.58%) D3.js
6 24 (1.58%) XML
7 15 (0.99%) AngularJS
8 10 (0.66%) HTML5
8 10 (0.66%) Kafka
8 10 (0.66%) React
8 10 (0.66%) RESTful
8 10 (0.66%) TensorFlow
9 8 (0.53%) NumPy
9 8 (0.53%) Pandas
9 8 (0.53%) scikit-learn
10 7 (0.46%) Java EE
10 7 (0.46%) Spring
10 7 (0.46%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 529 (34.80%) Analytical Skills
2 126 (8.29%) Computer Science
3 93 (6.12%) Algorithms
4 90 (5.92%) Credit Risk
5 53 (3.49%) Management Information System
6 34 (2.24%) Data Structures
7 22 (1.45%) Fintech
8 19 (1.25%) Market Risk
9 17 (1.12%) NHS
10 15 (0.99%) Virtual Team
11 13 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 12 (0.79%) Reinsurance
12 12 (0.79%) User Experience
13 11 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
13 11 (0.72%) Mainframe
14 10 (0.66%) Greenfield Project
15 8 (0.53%) Data Centre
15 8 (0.53%) Digital Media
15 8 (0.53%) Social Network
16 7 (0.46%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 103 (6.78%) Linux
2 72 (4.74%) Unix
3 46 (3.03%) Windows
4 19 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (1.12%) Windows Server
6 13 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (0.86%) Solaris
7 9 (0.59%) Apple iOS
8 8 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.39%) Windows 10
9 6 (0.39%) Windows 7
9 6 (0.39%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.20%) Android
11 3 (0.20%) Debian
11 3 (0.20%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.066%) MVS
12 1 (0.066%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 792 (52.11%) Analytics
2 327 (21.51%) Business Intelligence
3 292 (19.21%) Visualisation
4 243 (15.99%) Statistics
5 242 (15.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 232 (15.26%) Mathematics
7 229 (15.07%) Data Analytics
8 218 (14.34%) Agile Software Development
9 178 (11.71%) Data Visualisation
9 178 (11.71%) Machine Learning
10 175 (11.51%) Visual Analytics
11 169 (11.12%) Data Analysis
12 166 (10.92%) ETL
13 136 (8.95%) Infrastructure Management
14 130 (8.55%) Data Modelling
15 123 (8.09%) Data Management
16 114 (7.50%) Project Management
17 108 (7.11%) Mentoring
18 105 (6.91%) Actionable Insight
18 105 (6.91%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 885 (58.22%) SQL
2 486 (31.97%) R
3 485 (31.91%) Python
4 201 (13.22%) Java
5 160 (10.53%) MATLAB
6 118 (7.76%) PROC SQL
7 117 (7.70%) SAS Macro
8 99 (6.51%) VBA
9 67 (4.41%) Scala
10 34 (2.24%) C++
11 32 (2.11%) JavaScript
12 31 (2.04%) Perl
13 29 (1.91%) C
14 27 (1.78%) PHP
15 26 (1.71%) T-SQL
16 24 (1.58%) C#
17 22 (1.45%) Shell Script
18 20 (1.32%) PL/SQL
19 15 (0.99%) VB
20 12 (0.79%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 340 (22.37%) Degree
2 60 (3.95%) Numerate Degree
3 54 (3.55%) PhD
4 37 (2.43%) Master's Degree
5 35 (2.30%) SAS Certification
6 25 (1.64%) MBA
7 24 (1.58%) Security Cleared
8 20 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
8 20 (1.32%) SC Cleared
9 12 (0.79%) Postgraduate
10 9 (0.59%) CCSP
10 9 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (0.53%) CCNP
12 6 (0.39%) CCIE
12 6 (0.39%) CISM
13 5 (0.33%) CISSP
13 5 (0.33%) PMI Certification
14 3 (0.20%) DV Cleared
14 3 (0.20%) HNC
14 3 (0.20%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (7.89%) Data Quality
2 40 (2.63%) QA
3 23 (1.51%) IFRS
3 23 (1.51%) IFRS 9
4 15 (0.99%) GDPR
4 15 (0.99%) SLA
5 9 (0.59%) SAS 70
6 8 (0.53%) CRD IV
6 8 (0.53%) EMIR
6 8 (0.53%) MiFID
7 6 (0.39%) Actionable Recommendations
7 6 (0.39%) PMO
8 5 (0.33%) GCP
8 5 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.33%) Solvency II
9 4 (0.26%) Basel III
9 4 (0.26%) GLP
9 4 (0.26%) GMP
9 4 (0.26%) GxP
10 1 (0.066%) Basel II
System Software
1 26 (1.71%) Apache Flume
2 13 (0.86%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.66%) Hyper-V
3 10 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (0.59%) vSphere
5 8 (0.53%) NFS
6 7 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (0.39%) XenApp
7 6 (0.39%) XenDesktop
8 5 (0.33%) HDFS
9 4 (0.26%) Docker
9 4 (0.26%) Firmware
9 4 (0.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (0.26%) Veritas File System
10 3 (0.20%) BIND 9
10 3 (0.20%) KVM
10 3 (0.20%) Samba
10 3 (0.20%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.066%) Job Entry Subsystem
11 1 (0.066%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 16 (1.05%) Oozie
2 10 (0.66%) Ansible
3 9 (0.59%) Cacti
3 9 (0.59%) Cisco Prime
3 9 (0.59%) OpenView
3 9 (0.59%) QRadar
3 9 (0.59%) SolarWinds Orion
4 8 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.46%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 7 (0.46%) SCCM
6 6 (0.39%) Backup Exec
6 6 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (0.39%) SmoothWall
6 6 (0.39%) WSUS
7 5 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (0.26%) Hadoop YARN
8 4 (0.26%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.20%) Rundeck
10 2 (0.13%) Oracle EDQ
10 2 (0.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 375 (24.67%) Tableau
2 296 (19.47%) Oracle
3 239 (15.72%) Microsoft
4 93 (6.12%) SAP
5 70 (4.61%) Google
6 65 (4.28%) Teradata
7 53 (3.49%) Cloudera
8 51 (3.36%) Cognos
9 47 (3.09%) Informatica
10 33 (2.17%) Hortonworks
11 32 (2.11%) IBM
12 31 (2.04%) Alteryx
13 28 (1.84%) Adobe
13 28 (1.84%) Netezza
14 27 (1.78%) Cisco
14 27 (1.78%) Talend
15 20 (1.32%) HP
16 17 (1.12%) MicroStrategy
17 15 (0.99%) Citrix
18 14 (0.92%) Twitter