Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
England > London
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 483 411 347
Rank change year-on-year -72 -64 -13
Permanent jobs citing SAS 274 499 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.48% 0.72% 0.96%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.06% 4.02% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 202 377 531
London median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £38,875 £38,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £95,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £53,400 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.11% +8.00% -

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 8,947 12,411 14,107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 15.83% 17.81% 19.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7,267 9,874 11,228
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 -12 43 £49,500 -23.85% 10
West London +8 16 £48,500 -3.00% 6
East London +28 7 £50,000 - 3
South London 0 5 £55,000 +14.58%
North London - 1 £40,000 -
SAS
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 209 (76.28%) SQL
2 174 (63.50%) Analytics
3 147 (53.65%) Python
4 125 (45.62%) R
5 107 (39.05%) Finance
6 94 (34.31%) Degree
7 89 (32.48%) Data Science
8 84 (30.66%) Agile Software Development
9 73 (26.64%) Business Intelligence
10 72 (26.28%) Visualisation
11 70 (25.55%) Hadoop
12 63 (22.99%) Machine Learning
13 61 (22.26%) Mathematics
13 61 (22.26%) Statistics
14 60 (21.90%) SPSS
15 59 (21.53%) Analytical Skills
16 57 (20.80%) Big Data
17 56 (20.44%) Data Analytics
17 56 (20.44%) Microsoft Azure
17 56 (20.44%) Java
18 55 (20.07%) Data Warehouse
18 55 (20.07%) Banking
19 51 (18.61%) Tableau
19 51 (18.61%) Marketing
20 47 (17.15%) Oracle
21 44 (16.06%) Amazon AWS
22 42 (15.33%) Data Visualisation
23 41 (14.96%) Git (software)
23 41 (14.96%) Stakeholder Management
24 40 (14.60%) Microsoft Excel

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 37 (13.50%) Apache Spark
2 4 (1.46%) Apache Airflow
2 4 (1.46%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.09%) Apache
3 3 (1.09%) Apache Pig
4 2 (0.73%) JBoss
4 2 (0.73%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.73%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.36%) Mule
Applications
1 60 (21.90%) SPSS
2 40 (14.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (5.47%) Stata
4 5 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (1.09%) Mathematica
6 2 (0.73%) EViews
6 2 (0.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.09%) Actimize
2 2 (0.73%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.73%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 1 (0.36%) FastStats
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 56 (20.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (16.06%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (14.23%) Power Platform
4 20 (7.30%) PaaS
5 9 (3.28%) Azure Machine Learning
6 6 (2.19%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (1.46%) SaaS
8 2 (0.73%) Adobe Analytics
8 2 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.73%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.73%) IaaS
8 2 (0.73%) Responsys
9 1 (0.36%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.36%) Amazon Glacier
9 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.36%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.36%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.46%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (1.46%) Cisco Firepower
1 4 (1.46%) Firewall
1 4 (1.46%) Wireless
2 2 (0.73%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (25.55%) Hadoop
2 57 (20.80%) Big Data
3 55 (20.07%) Data Warehouse
4 39 (14.23%) Power BI
5 38 (13.87%) Pentaho
6 37 (13.50%) Amazon Redshift
7 28 (10.22%) Data Mining
8 26 (9.49%) QlikView
9 20 (7.30%) SQL Server
10 19 (6.93%) Apache Hive
10 19 (6.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 17 (6.20%) Relational Database
12 16 (5.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 15 (5.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 14 (5.11%) Oracle Database
15 13 (4.74%) BusinessObjects
15 13 (4.74%) SAS EBI
16 12 (4.38%) SAS Data Integration Studio
17 11 (4.01%) Base SAS
17 11 (4.01%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 41 (14.96%) Git (software)
2 30 (10.95%) Maven
3 29 (10.58%) Artifactory
3 29 (10.58%) Bitbucket
3 29 (10.58%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.46%) JIRA
5 2 (0.73%) Subversion
6 1 (0.36%) Bitbucket Server
6 1 (0.36%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.36%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.36%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.36%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.36%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.36%) PyCharm
6 1 (0.36%) RStudio
6 1 (0.36%) Selenium
6 1 (0.36%) Toad
6 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 107 (39.05%) Finance
2 55 (20.07%) Banking
3 51 (18.61%) Marketing
4 29 (10.58%) Retail
5 13 (4.74%) Telecoms
6 11 (4.01%) Back Office
7 3 (1.09%) Advertising
7 3 (1.09%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.09%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.36%) Electronics
8 1 (0.36%) Front Office
8 1 (0.36%) Games
8 1 (0.36%) Law
8 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.36%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 81 (29.56%) Analyst
2 55 (20.07%) Data Scientist
3 29 (10.58%) Data Analyst
4 25 (9.12%) Senior Data Scientist
5 22 (8.03%) Consultant
6 19 (6.93%) Credit Analyst
7 18 (6.57%) Architect
7 18 (6.57%) Senior Analyst
8 16 (5.84%) Developer
9 14 (5.11%) Credit Risk Analyst
9 14 (5.11%) Data Engineer
9 14 (5.11%) Financial Analyst
9 14 (5.11%) Insight Analyst
9 14 (5.11%) Risk Analyst
10 13 (4.74%) Banking Analyst
10 13 (4.74%) Software Engineer
11 12 (4.38%) Data Consultant
12 11 (4.01%) Qualitative Analyst
12 11 (4.01%) Quantitative Analyst
12 11 (4.01%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (9.85%) .NET
2 14 (5.11%) CSS
2 14 (5.11%) Natural Language Processing
3 12 (4.38%) NumPy
3 12 (4.38%) SciPy
4 11 (4.01%) HTML
5 9 (3.28%) D3.js
6 8 (2.92%) ASP.NET
6 8 (2.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (2.92%) ggplot2
6 8 (2.92%) HTML5
6 8 (2.92%) Redux
6 8 (2.92%) SignalR
6 8 (2.92%) Web Services
7 7 (2.55%) REST
7 7 (2.55%) Swagger
8 4 (1.46%) TensorFlow
8 4 (1.46%) XML
9 3 (1.09%) Anaconda
9 3 (1.09%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 59 (21.53%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (10.58%) Algorithms
3 24 (8.76%) Credit Risk
4 16 (5.84%) Data Centre
5 13 (4.74%) User Experience
6 12 (4.38%) Derivative
6 12 (4.38%) Digital Media
6 12 (4.38%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.19%) Reinsurance
8 4 (1.46%) PMI
8 4 (1.46%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.46%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.09%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.09%) NHS
9 3 (1.09%) Robotics
10 2 (0.73%) Analytical Mindset
10 2 (0.73%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.73%) Linked Data
10 2 (0.73%) Social Media
10 2 (0.73%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 31 (11.31%) Unix
2 2 (0.73%) Linux
2 2 (0.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (63.50%) Analytics
2 89 (32.48%) Data Science
3 84 (30.66%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (26.64%) Business Intelligence
5 72 (26.28%) Visualisation
6 63 (22.99%) Machine Learning
7 61 (22.26%) Mathematics
7 61 (22.26%) Statistics
8 56 (20.44%) Data Analytics
9 42 (15.33%) Data Visualisation
10 41 (14.96%) Stakeholder Management
11 40 (14.60%) DevOps
12 39 (14.23%) Data Engineering
12 39 (14.23%) Data Management
13 38 (13.87%) Software Engineering
13 38 (13.87%) Statistical Modelling
14 33 (12.04%) Predictive Modelling
15 31 (11.31%) Scrum
16 29 (10.58%) Computer Science
17 28 (10.22%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 209 (76.28%) SQL
2 147 (53.65%) Python
3 125 (45.62%) R
4 56 (20.44%) Java
5 30 (10.95%) VBA
6 27 (9.85%) MATLAB
7 21 (7.66%) C
8 20 (7.30%) C++
9 19 (6.93%) PL/SQL
10 16 (5.84%) Scala
11 14 (5.11%) JavaScript
12 10 (3.65%) C#
13 8 (2.92%) TypeScript
14 3 (1.09%) Perl
15 2 (0.73%) PHP
15 2 (0.73%) Ruby
15 2 (0.73%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.73%) SPARQL
15 2 (0.73%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.73%) VB
Qualifications
1 94 (34.31%) Degree
2 27 (9.85%) Master's Degree
2 27 (9.85%) PhD
3 20 (7.30%) Numerate Degree
4 11 (4.01%) CFA
5 8 (2.92%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (1.82%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.46%) CCNP
8 4 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.46%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.09%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.73%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (11.31%) Data Quality
2 11 (4.01%) IFRS
2 11 (4.01%) IFRS 9
3 5 (1.82%) Actionable Recommendations
4 4 (1.46%) GDPR
5 3 (1.09%) QA
6 1 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.36%) EMIR
6 1 (0.36%) SLA
6 1 (0.36%) Solvency II
System Software
1 13 (4.74%) Docker
2 11 (4.01%) HDFS
3 4 (1.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 29 (10.58%) Ansible
1 29 (10.58%) Terraform
2 12 (4.38%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.09%) Docker Swarm
3 3 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.09%) Puppet
4 1 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 51 (18.61%) Tableau
2 47 (17.15%) Oracle
3 34 (12.41%) Cloudera
4 24 (8.76%) Microsoft
5 14 (5.11%) Informatica
6 11 (4.01%) Teradata
7 8 (2.92%) SAP
8 7 (2.55%) IBM
9 6 (2.19%) Alteryx
10 5 (1.82%) Google
10 5 (1.82%) MuleSoft
10 5 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.46%) Cisco
11 4 (1.46%) Palo Alto
11 4 (1.46%) Talend
12 3 (1.09%) Cognos
12 3 (1.09%) Greenplum
13 2 (0.73%) Adobe
13 2 (0.73%) Foundry
13 2 (0.73%) Siebel