Period
to 22 February 2018

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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
England > London
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 340 387 279
Rank change year-on-year +47 -108 +10
Permanent jobs citing SAS 632 547 1,058
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.90% 0.78% 1.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.01% 4.29% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 471 471 860
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £82,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £46,400
% change year-on-year +16.67% -3.02% -2.32%

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 12,619 12,761 16,247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 18.00% 18.25% 19.01%
Number of salaries quoted 10,567 10,844 13,964
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% +5.88%

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 22 February 2018.

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 22 February 2018. 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 +38 120 £55,000 +4.76% 11
West London +33 23 £47,500 +9.83% 7
South London -4 3 £36,750 -46.55% 1
East London -5 2 £70,000 +40.00% 7
SAS
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, 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.

1 409 (64.72%) SQL
2 397 (62.82%) Analytics
3 260 (41.14%) R
4 253 (40.03%) Python
5 242 (38.29%) Analytical Skills
6 231 (36.55%) Finance
7 173 (27.37%) Tableau
8 163 (25.79%) Degree
9 154 (24.37%) Big Data
9 154 (24.37%) Data Science
10 152 (24.05%) Hadoop
10 152 (24.05%) Business Intelligence
11 143 (22.63%) Data Analytics
12 137 (21.68%) Mathematics
13 133 (21.04%) SPSS
14 128 (20.25%) Statistics
15 125 (19.78%) Banking
16 124 (19.62%) Visualisation
17 120 (18.99%) QlikView
18 116 (18.35%) ETL
18 116 (18.35%) Microsoft Excel
18 116 (18.35%) Machine Learning
19 113 (17.88%) Marketing
20 110 (17.41%) Java
21 103 (16.30%) Retail
22 97 (15.35%) Oracle
23 93 (14.72%) Computer Science
24 92 (14.56%) Stakeholder Management
25 88 (13.92%) Agile Software Development
25 88 (13.92%) Data Warehouse

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 86 (13.61%) Apache Spark
2 35 (5.54%) Apache
3 24 (3.80%) Apache Pig
4 13 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (2.06%) MS Exchange
5 10 (1.58%) Apache Airflow
6 8 (1.27%) Apache Solr
7 4 (0.63%) Confluence
7 4 (0.63%) Tuxedo
7 4 (0.63%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.16%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.16%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.16%) IIS
8 1 (0.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 133 (21.04%) SPSS
2 116 (18.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 28 (4.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 22 (3.48%) Microsoft Office
5 9 (1.42%) MS Visio
6 7 (1.11%) Mathematica
7 6 (0.95%) Weka
8 4 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.16%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.16%) EViews
9 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.16%) Vensim
Business Applications
1 14 (2.22%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 12 (1.90%) SAP ERP
3 10 (1.58%) Actimize
4 7 (1.11%) Unica
5 5 (0.79%) Oracle AML
6 4 (0.63%) Adobe Campaign
7 2 (0.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.16%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.16%) Veritas eDiscovery
8 1 (0.16%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 64 (10.13%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (6.01%) Google Analytics
3 30 (4.75%) Cloud Computing
4 28 (4.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (3.01%) Amazon S3
6 17 (2.69%) Google Cloud Platform
7 13 (2.06%) Adobe Analytics
7 13 (2.06%) Office 365
8 12 (1.90%) Amazon Kinesis
9 6 (0.95%) AdWords
10 5 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.79%) Amazon EMR
10 5 (0.79%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 4 (0.63%) PaaS
11 4 (0.63%) SaaS
12 3 (0.47%) GitHub
13 2 (0.32%) Trello
14 1 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
14 1 (0.16%) Cloudflare
14 1 (0.16%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.64%) DNS
2 19 (3.01%) Firewall
3 18 (2.85%) iSCSI
4 14 (2.22%) SAN
5 12 (1.90%) SSL
6 6 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (0.95%) NetScaler
6 6 (0.95%) Wireshark
7 5 (0.79%) NAS
8 4 (0.63%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (0.63%) IPv4
9 2 (0.32%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (24.37%) Big Data
2 152 (24.05%) Hadoop
3 120 (18.99%) QlikView
4 88 (13.92%) Data Warehouse
5 78 (12.34%) Data Mining
6 68 (10.76%) Apache Hive
7 55 (8.70%) Spotfire
8 48 (7.59%) MongoDB
9 46 (7.28%) Relational Database
10 44 (6.96%) Apache Cassandra
10 44 (6.96%) Power BI
11 42 (6.65%) SQL Server
12 37 (5.85%) Base SAS
13 36 (5.70%) NoSQL
14 35 (5.54%) SAS Visual Analytics
15 32 (5.06%) HBase
16 28 (4.43%) RDBMS
17 27 (4.27%) MySQL
18 24 (3.80%) SAS Data Integration Studio
18 24 (3.80%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 10 (1.58%) Git (software)
1 10 (1.58%) ProC
2 6 (0.95%) JIRA
3 4 (0.63%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.47%) Subversion
5 1 (0.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.16%) CircleCI
5 1 (0.16%) ERwin
5 1 (0.16%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.16%) Maven
5 1 (0.16%) RStudio
5 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.16%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.16%) Toad
5 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 231 (36.55%) Finance
2 125 (19.78%) Banking
3 113 (17.88%) Marketing
4 103 (16.30%) Retail
5 23 (3.64%) Advertising
6 20 (3.16%) Telecoms
7 17 (2.69%) Retail Banking
8 16 (2.53%) Legal
9 14 (2.22%) Investment Banking
10 13 (2.06%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.95%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.63%) Billing
13 4 (0.63%) Japanese Language
13 4 (0.63%) Law
14 3 (0.47%) Automotive
15 2 (0.32%) Electronics
15 2 (0.32%) Front Office
15 2 (0.32%) Publishing
16 1 (0.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 188 (29.75%) Analyst
2 82 (12.97%) Data Analyst
3 71 (11.23%) Data Scientist
4 68 (10.76%) Consultant
5 57 (9.02%) Analytics Manager
6 53 (8.39%) Developer
7 49 (7.75%) Senior Analyst
8 47 (7.44%) Data Analytics Manager
9 40 (6.33%) SAS Analyst
10 35 (5.54%) Data Manager
11 31 (4.91%) Architect
12 27 (4.27%) Senior Data Scientist
13 26 (4.11%) Insight Analyst
14 24 (3.80%) SAS Consultant
15 23 (3.64%) Data Consultant
16 21 (3.32%) SAS Data Analyst
17 18 (2.85%) Analytics Consultant
17 18 (2.85%) Senior SAS Analyst
18 17 (2.69%) Senior Consultant
18 17 (2.69%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (6.01%) Web Services
2 35 (5.54%) XML
3 30 (4.75%) D3.js
4 23 (3.64%) .NET
5 18 (2.85%) JSON
6 16 (2.53%) Pandas
7 14 (2.22%) HTML
8 13 (2.06%) Natural Language Processing
8 13 (2.06%) NumPy
9 12 (1.90%) AngularJS
9 12 (1.90%) CSS
9 12 (1.90%) HTML5
9 12 (1.90%) React
9 12 (1.90%) scikit-learn
9 12 (1.90%) SOAP
9 12 (1.90%) WSDL
10 11 (1.74%) Kafka
11 10 (1.58%) TensorFlow
12 7 (1.11%) SciPy
13 5 (0.79%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 242 (38.29%) Analytical Skills
2 93 (14.72%) Computer Science
3 42 (6.65%) Algorithms
4 41 (6.49%) Credit Risk
5 23 (3.64%) Market Risk
6 22 (3.48%) Mobile App
7 21 (3.32%) Management Information System
8 20 (3.16%) Fintech
9 15 (2.37%) Analytical Mindset
10 13 (2.06%) Clustering
10 13 (2.06%) User Experience
11 12 (1.90%) Data Centre
12 10 (1.58%) Greenfield Project
13 8 (1.27%) Data Structures
13 8 (1.27%) Reinsurance
14 6 (0.95%) CESG
14 6 (0.95%) FMCG
15 5 (0.79%) Digital Media
15 5 (0.79%) Virtual Team
16 4 (0.63%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 59 (9.34%) Linux
2 26 (4.11%) Windows
3 22 (3.48%) Unix
4 17 (2.69%) Windows Server
4 17 (2.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (1.27%) Solaris
6 2 (0.32%) AIX
6 2 (0.32%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 397 (62.82%) Analytics
2 154 (24.37%) Data Science
3 152 (24.05%) Business Intelligence
4 143 (22.63%) Data Analytics
5 137 (21.68%) Mathematics
6 128 (20.25%) Statistics
7 124 (19.62%) Visualisation
8 116 (18.35%) ETL
8 116 (18.35%) Machine Learning
9 92 (14.56%) Stakeholder Management
10 88 (13.92%) Agile Software Development
11 85 (13.45%) Data Analysis
12 83 (13.13%) Data Visualisation
13 66 (10.44%) Data Modelling
14 59 (9.34%) Data Governance
15 52 (8.23%) Statistical Modelling
16 50 (7.91%) Data Management
17 44 (6.96%) Data Integration
18 39 (6.17%) Open Source
19 38 (6.01%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 409 (64.72%) SQL
2 260 (41.14%) R
3 253 (40.03%) Python
4 110 (17.41%) Java
5 65 (10.28%) Scala
6 50 (7.91%) VBA
7 46 (7.28%) MATLAB
8 36 (5.70%) Perl
9 25 (3.96%) PHP
10 23 (3.64%) C
11 21 (3.32%) JavaScript
12 19 (3.01%) SAS Macro
13 18 (2.85%) C++
14 11 (1.74%) Fortran
14 11 (1.74%) Shell Script
15 10 (1.58%) PROC SQL
16 9 (1.42%) VB
17 8 (1.27%) PL/SQL
17 8 (1.27%) T-SQL
18 6 (0.95%) C#
Qualifications
1 163 (25.79%) Degree
2 34 (5.38%) PhD
3 30 (4.75%) Master's Degree
4 29 (4.59%) Numerate Degree
5 19 (3.01%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (2.37%) Security Cleared
7 13 (2.06%) CCNA
7 13 (2.06%) Computer Science Degree
8 8 (1.27%) SC Cleared
9 6 (0.95%) CCIE
9 6 (0.95%) CCSP
9 6 (0.95%) CISM
9 6 (0.95%) CISSP
10 5 (0.79%) CCNP
11 4 (0.63%) ACCA
11 4 (0.63%) CIMA
12 3 (0.47%) SAS Certification
13 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.16%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.16%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (10.28%) Data Quality
2 18 (2.85%) IFRS
2 18 (2.85%) IFRS 9
3 15 (2.37%) GDPR
4 14 (2.22%) EMIR
4 14 (2.22%) MiFID
5 11 (1.74%) CRD IV
5 11 (1.74%) Solvency II
6 7 (1.11%) QA
6 7 (1.11%) SLA
7 6 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.95%) SAS 70
8 3 (0.47%) Actionable Recommendations
9 2 (0.32%) Basel III
9 2 (0.32%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (0.32%) PMO
10 1 (0.16%) FATCA
System Software
1 17 (2.69%) Apache Flume
2 12 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.63%) NFS
4 4 (0.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (0.63%) Veritas File System
5 1 (0.16%) Docker
5 1 (0.16%) Snort
Systems Management
1 10 (1.58%) Oozie
2 7 (1.11%) Ansible
3 6 (0.95%) Cacti
3 6 (0.95%) Cisco Prime
3 6 (0.95%) OpenView
3 6 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.95%) QRadar
3 6 (0.95%) SolarWinds Orion
3 6 (0.95%) Terraform
4 4 (0.63%) NetBackup
4 4 (0.63%) Rundeck
5 1 (0.16%) EnCase
5 1 (0.16%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.16%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.16%) Packer
5 1 (0.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 173 (27.37%) Tableau
2 97 (15.35%) Oracle
3 77 (12.18%) Microsoft
4 62 (9.81%) Teradata
5 61 (9.65%) Google
6 36 (5.70%) Cloudera
6 36 (5.70%) Netezza
7 33 (5.22%) Cisco
8 30 (4.75%) Adobe
9 27 (4.27%) Informatica
10 25 (3.96%) Alteryx
11 22 (3.48%) Hortonworks
12 19 (3.01%) SAP
13 17 (2.69%) VMware
14 16 (2.53%) Talend
15 12 (1.90%) MicroStrategy
16 11 (1.74%) IBM
17 10 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
18 9 (1.42%) MapR
19 8 (1.27%) TIBCO