Period
to 14 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 14 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
England > London
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 455 415 342
Rank change year-on-year -40 -73 +28
Permanent jobs citing SAS 282 443 716
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.51% 0.66% 0.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.38% 3.76% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 217 348 513
London median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £59,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +10.17% +12.38%
10th Percentile £36,250 £41,775 £40,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £102,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +8.91% +6.32%

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 London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 8,341 11,770 14,327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 15.22% 17.42% 18.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6,827 9,520 11,455
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SAS in London

SAS
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for SAS in London

SAS
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAS in London over the 6 months to 14 November 2019.

Salary histogram for SAS in London

SAS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the London region over the 6 months to 14 November 2019. 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
Central London +8 49 £60,000 -11.11% 12
West London +13 10 £66,250 +32.50% 8
East London +23 6 £55,000 -4.35%
South London +1 2 £53,750 +31.10% 3
North London - 1 £40,000 -
SAS
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 2019, 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 London region with a requirement for SAS.

1 204 (72.34%) SQL
2 168 (59.57%) Analytics
3 139 (49.29%) Python
4 106 (37.59%) Finance
5 100 (35.46%) R
6 95 (33.69%) Degree
7 88 (31.21%) Visualisation
8 85 (30.14%) Business Intelligence
9 83 (29.43%) Agile Software Development
10 78 (27.66%) Tableau
11 73 (25.89%) Data Science
12 61 (21.63%) Hadoop
13 60 (21.28%) Marketing
14 59 (20.92%) Banking
15 58 (20.57%) Data Visualisation
16 56 (19.86%) Machine Learning
17 55 (19.50%) Power BI
17 55 (19.50%) Power Platform
18 52 (18.44%) Analytical Skills
18 52 (18.44%) Statistics
19 49 (17.38%) Java
20 48 (17.02%) SPSS
21 47 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
21 47 (16.67%) DevOps
22 45 (15.96%) Azure
22 45 (15.96%) Mathematics
23 44 (15.60%) Data Analytics
24 43 (15.25%) Computer Science
24 43 (15.25%) Microsoft Excel
25 42 (14.89%) Git (software)

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 29 (10.28%) Apache Spark
2 3 (1.06%) Apache
2 3 (1.06%) PowerExchange
3 2 (0.71%) Apache Pig
3 2 (0.71%) Jupyter
3 2 (0.71%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.35%) Mule
Applications
1 48 (17.02%) SPSS
2 43 (15.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (3.55%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (2.13%) Stata
5 2 (0.71%) Mathematica
5 2 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.71%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.35%) EViews
6 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (3.90%) FastStats
2 3 (1.06%) Actimize
3 2 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 55 (19.50%) Power Platform
2 45 (15.96%) Azure
3 28 (9.93%) AWS
4 16 (5.67%) PaaS
5 8 (2.84%) GCP
6 4 (1.42%) SaaS
7 2 (0.71%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.71%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.35%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (21.63%) Hadoop
2 55 (19.50%) Power BI
3 47 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 39 (13.83%) Big Data
5 35 (12.41%) QlikView
6 33 (11.70%) Data Mining
6 33 (11.70%) Pentaho
7 28 (9.93%) Amazon Redshift
8 26 (9.22%) PostgreSQL
9 23 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 22 (7.80%) SQL Server
11 21 (7.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 19 (6.74%) Redis
13 18 (6.38%) Relational Database
14 17 (6.03%) Apache Hive
15 14 (4.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 13 (4.61%) SAS Data Integration Studio
17 11 (3.90%) Oracle Database
18 10 (3.55%) NoSQL
18 10 (3.55%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 42 (14.89%) Git (software)
2 23 (8.16%) Maven
3 22 (7.80%) Artifactory
3 22 (7.80%) Bitbucket
3 22 (7.80%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.13%) JIRA
5 2 (0.71%) Subversion
6 1 (0.35%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.35%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.35%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.35%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.35%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.35%) PyCharm
6 1 (0.35%) RStudio
6 1 (0.35%) Selenium
6 1 (0.35%) Toad
6 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 106 (37.59%) Finance
2 60 (21.28%) Marketing
3 59 (20.92%) Banking
4 24 (8.51%) Retail
5 13 (4.61%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.77%) Back Office
6 5 (1.77%) Military
7 4 (1.42%) Advertising
7 4 (1.42%) Public Sector
8 3 (1.06%) Publishing
9 1 (0.35%) Billing
9 1 (0.35%) Electronics
9 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.35%) Games
9 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.35%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 90 (31.91%) Analyst
2 50 (17.73%) Data Scientist
3 35 (12.41%) Data Analyst
4 27 (9.57%) Senior Data Scientist
5 21 (7.45%) Consultant
5 21 (7.45%) Insight Analyst
6 19 (6.74%) Developer
7 18 (6.38%) Senior Analyst
8 15 (5.32%) Architect
9 13 (4.61%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 13 (4.61%) Data Consultant
10 12 (4.26%) Credit Analyst
10 12 (4.26%) Financial Analyst
11 11 (3.90%) Software Engineer
12 9 (3.19%) Data Science Consultant
12 9 (3.19%) Service Analyst
13 8 (2.84%) Management Consultant
14 7 (2.48%) Data Insight Analyst
14 7 (2.48%) Solutions Architect
14 7 (2.48%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (8.87%) .NET
2 24 (8.51%) HTML
3 21 (7.45%) CSS
4 20 (7.09%) REST
5 19 (6.74%) ASP.NET
5 19 (6.74%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (6.74%) HTML5
5 19 (6.74%) Redux
5 19 (6.74%) SignalR
5 19 (6.74%) Web Services
6 18 (6.38%) Natural Language Processing
6 18 (6.38%) Swagger
7 14 (4.96%) NumPy
8 12 (4.26%) SciPy
9 9 (3.19%) D3.js
9 9 (3.19%) ggplot2
10 8 (2.84%) XML
11 4 (1.42%) TensorFlow
12 3 (1.06%) Pandas
12 3 (1.06%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 52 (18.44%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (9.57%) Algorithms
3 23 (8.16%) Credit Risk
4 19 (6.74%) User Experience
5 15 (5.32%) Management Information System
6 12 (4.26%) Digital Media
7 6 (2.13%) Market Risk
8 5 (1.77%) Derivative
9 4 (1.42%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (1.06%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.06%) NHS
10 3 (1.06%) Robotics
11 2 (0.71%) Analytical Mindset
11 2 (0.71%) Linked Data
11 2 (0.71%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.71%) Reinsurance
11 2 (0.71%) Social Network
11 2 (0.71%) Tandem
12 1 (0.35%) Cybercrime
12 1 (0.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (9.22%) Unix
2 2 (0.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (59.57%) Analytics
2 88 (31.21%) Visualisation
3 85 (30.14%) Business Intelligence
4 83 (29.43%) Agile Software Development
5 73 (25.89%) Data Science
6 58 (20.57%) Data Visualisation
7 56 (19.86%) Machine Learning
8 52 (18.44%) Statistics
9 47 (16.67%) DevOps
10 45 (15.96%) Mathematics
11 44 (15.60%) Data Analytics
12 43 (15.25%) Computer Science
13 42 (14.89%) Problem-Solving
14 39 (13.83%) Data Management
14 39 (13.83%) ETL
14 39 (13.83%) Statistical Modelling
15 34 (12.06%) Data Analysis
16 32 (11.35%) Stakeholder Management
17 31 (10.99%) Software Engineering
18 29 (10.28%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 204 (72.34%) SQL
2 139 (49.29%) Python
3 100 (35.46%) R
4 49 (17.38%) Java
5 26 (9.22%) C#
6 22 (7.80%) VBA
7 20 (7.09%) C
7 20 (7.09%) C++
7 20 (7.09%) MATLAB
8 19 (6.74%) TypeScript
9 16 (5.67%) PL/SQL
10 13 (4.61%) Scala
11 12 (4.26%) JavaScript
12 7 (2.48%) Bash Shell
13 6 (2.13%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.42%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.06%) Julia
15 3 (1.06%) Korn
15 3 (1.06%) Perl
15 3 (1.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 95 (33.69%) Degree
2 23 (8.16%) PhD
3 21 (7.45%) Master's Degree
4 19 (6.74%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (5.67%) Numerate Degree
6 5 (1.77%) CFA
7 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.35%) SAS Certification
8 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (14.18%) Data Quality
2 12 (4.26%) IFRS
2 12 (4.26%) IFRS 9
3 5 (1.77%) QA
4 4 (1.42%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.35%) Basel III
5 1 (0.35%) GDPR
5 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (8.51%) Docker
2 10 (3.55%) HDFS
3 2 (0.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (7.80%) Ansible
1 22 (7.80%) Terraform
2 21 (7.45%) Kubernetes
3 5 (1.77%) Control-M
4 3 (1.06%) Docker Swarm
4 3 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.06%) Puppet
5 1 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 78 (27.66%) Tableau
2 34 (12.06%) Oracle
3 27 (9.57%) Microsoft
4 25 (8.87%) Cloudera
5 21 (7.45%) Informatica
6 13 (4.61%) Teradata
7 8 (2.84%) IBM
8 6 (2.13%) Google
8 6 (2.13%) Talend
9 5 (1.77%) MuleSoft
9 5 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.77%) SAP
10 4 (1.42%) Alterian
10 4 (1.42%) Greenplum
11 3 (1.06%) Cognos
12 2 (0.71%) Alteryx
12 2 (0.71%) Blue Prism
12 2 (0.71%) MicroStrategy
12 2 (0.71%) Netezza
12 2 (0.71%) UiPath