Period
to 20 October 2021

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 20 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
England > London
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 469 380 468
Rank change year-on-year -89 +88 -28
Permanent jobs citing SAS 271 88 290
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.54% 0.45% 0.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.71% 2.94% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 158 44 224
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,450 £36,250
25th Percentile £47,500 £48,750 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £67,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% +17.39% -11.54%
75th Percentile £73,438 £100,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £95,750 £105,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £52,713
% change year-on-year -8.33% +13.82% -4.16%

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 7,310 2,996 8,354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.44% 15.16% 15.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4,493 2,522 6,886
10th Percentile £38,750 £41,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £49,250 £51,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -3.70% +8.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £103,750 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SAS in London

SAS
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SAS in London.

Salary trend for SAS in London

SAS
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing SAS in London over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

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 20 October 2021. 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 -33 54 £55,000 -18.52% 7
West London -74 5 - - 2
SAS
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, 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.

1 129 (47.60%) Analytics
2 122 (45.02%) SQL
3 93 (34.32%) Python
4 76 (28.04%) Data Management
5 72 (26.57%) Finance
6 70 (25.83%) Social Skills
7 62 (22.88%) R
8 58 (21.40%) Degree
9 56 (20.66%) Hadoop
10 53 (19.56%) Azure
10 53 (19.56%) Data Science
11 52 (19.19%) Business Intelligence
12 51 (18.82%) AWS
13 50 (18.45%) Mentoring
13 50 (18.45%) Mathematics
14 48 (17.71%) Oracle
14 48 (17.71%) Analytical Skills
15 47 (17.34%) Pharmaceutical
16 46 (16.97%) Statistics
17 43 (15.87%) Data Warehouse
18 42 (15.50%) Agile Software Development
19 39 (14.39%) Banking
19 39 (14.39%) Microsoft
20 38 (14.02%) Computer Science
20 38 (14.02%) Statistical Modelling
20 38 (14.02%) Visualisation
21 37 (13.65%) Biostatistics
21 37 (13.65%) Software Engineering
22 36 (13.28%) CDISC
22 36 (13.28%) Credit Risk

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 7 (2.58%) Confluence
2 6 (2.21%) IIS
2 6 (2.21%) Tomcat
3 5 (1.85%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.48%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.74%) Apache
6 1 (0.37%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 20 (7.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (5.54%) SPSS
3 14 (5.17%) Microsoft Office
4 12 (4.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (2.58%) Stata
6 5 (1.85%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.37%) EViews
7 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.21%) Unica
2 4 (1.48%) FastStats
3 3 (1.11%) BambooHR
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Clinical
4 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 53 (19.56%) Azure
2 51 (18.82%) AWS
3 21 (7.75%) Power Platform
4 20 (7.38%) GCP
5 18 (6.64%) Microsoft 365
6 8 (2.95%) Azure Service Bus
6 8 (2.95%) Bitrise
7 6 (2.21%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (1.85%) Snowflake
9 4 (1.48%) PowerApps
10 3 (1.11%) Amazon EMR
10 3 (1.11%) GitHub
10 3 (1.11%) SaaS
10 3 (1.11%) Serverless
11 2 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.74%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.74%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.74%) Boomi
11 2 (0.74%) PaaS
11 2 (0.74%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.69%) Cisco ASA
1 10 (3.69%) Cisco IOS
1 10 (3.69%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (2.21%) Cisco Firepower
2 6 (2.21%) DHCP
2 6 (2.21%) DNS
2 6 (2.21%) VLAN
2 6 (2.21%) VoIP
2 6 (2.21%) VPN
3 4 (1.48%) Firewall
4 3 (1.11%) Broadband
5 2 (0.74%) Internet
6 1 (0.37%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (20.66%) Hadoop
2 43 (15.87%) Data Warehouse
3 35 (12.92%) Tableau
4 29 (10.70%) SQL Server
5 25 (9.23%) PostgreSQL
6 20 (7.38%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 18 (6.64%) Apache Hive
8 17 (6.27%) Impala
8 17 (6.27%) Power BI
9 16 (5.90%) MySQL
9 16 (5.90%) Relational Database
10 15 (5.54%) Amazon Redshift
10 15 (5.54%) Pentaho
11 14 (5.17%) DB2
12 13 (4.80%) Big Data
13 12 (4.43%) SAS EBI
14 10 (3.69%) Spotfire
15 9 (3.32%) BusinessObjects
15 9 (3.32%) Data Mining
15 9 (3.32%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (4.06%) JIRA
2 4 (1.48%) Bitbucket
2 4 (1.48%) Cypress.io
2 4 (1.48%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.48%) Postman
2 4 (1.48%) Selenium
3 3 (1.11%) GitLab
3 3 (1.11%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (0.74%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 72 (26.57%) Finance
2 70 (25.83%) Social Skills
3 48 (17.71%) Analytical Skills
4 47 (17.34%) Pharmaceutical
5 39 (14.39%) Banking
6 32 (11.81%) Marketing
7 29 (10.70%) Retail
8 14 (5.17%) Public Sector
9 12 (4.43%) Retail Banking
9 12 (4.43%) Telecoms
10 11 (4.06%) Advertising
11 9 (3.32%) Presentation Skills
12 8 (2.95%) Games
13 7 (2.58%) Legal
14 6 (2.21%) Billing
15 3 (1.11%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.74%) Retail Finance
17 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
17 1 (0.37%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 60 (22.14%) Programmer
2 49 (18.08%) Analyst
3 34 (12.55%) Statistical Programmer
4 32 (11.81%) Data Analyst
5 28 (10.33%) Data Scientist
6 27 (9.96%) Risk Analyst
7 25 (9.23%) Credit Analyst
7 25 (9.23%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 25 (9.23%) SAS Programmer
8 23 (8.49%) Senior Programmer
9 22 (8.12%) Data Engineer
10 18 (6.64%) Risk Data Analyst
11 13 (4.80%) Architect
12 11 (4.06%) Banking Analyst
13 10 (3.69%) Senior Statistical Programmer
14 9 (3.32%) Data Manager
15 8 (2.95%) SAS Statistical Programmer
16 7 (2.58%) Automation Test Analyst
16 7 (2.58%) Informatica Engineer
16 7 (2.58%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.80%) PySpark
2 8 (2.95%) WireMock
3 6 (2.21%) TensorFlow
4 5 (1.85%) Kafka
4 5 (1.85%) Keras
4 5 (1.85%) PyTorch
4 5 (1.85%) Web Services
5 4 (1.48%) COM
5 4 (1.48%) GatsbyJS
6 3 (1.11%) XML
7 2 (0.74%) .NET
7 2 (0.74%) Anaconda
7 2 (0.74%) Apache Avro
7 2 (0.74%) JSON
7 2 (0.74%) React
8 1 (0.37%) MXNet
8 1 (0.37%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 36 (13.28%) Credit Risk
2 20 (7.38%) Life Science
3 18 (6.64%) Management Information System
4 14 (5.17%) Data Structures
5 9 (3.32%) Algorithms
6 8 (2.95%) Greenfield Project
6 8 (2.95%) Legacy Applications
7 7 (2.58%) Biotechnology
8 4 (1.48%) EFT
9 3 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (1.11%) Social Media
10 2 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.74%) User Experience
11 1 (0.37%) Analytical Mindset
11 1 (0.37%) Blog
11 1 (0.37%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.37%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.37%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.37%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 30 (11.07%) Unix
2 10 (3.69%) VMS
2 10 (3.69%) Windows
3 8 (2.95%) Linux
4 6 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.48%) Android
5 4 (1.48%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.37%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (47.60%) Analytics
2 76 (28.04%) Data Management
3 53 (19.56%) Data Science
4 52 (19.19%) Business Intelligence
5 50 (18.45%) Mathematics
5 50 (18.45%) Mentoring
6 46 (16.97%) Statistics
7 42 (15.50%) Agile Software Development
8 38 (14.02%) Computer Science
8 38 (14.02%) Statistical Modelling
8 38 (14.02%) Visualisation
9 37 (13.65%) Biostatistics
9 37 (13.65%) Software Engineering
10 35 (12.92%) ETL
11 34 (12.55%) Data Modelling
12 31 (11.44%) Requirements Gathering
13 29 (10.70%) Problem-Solving
13 29 (10.70%) Process Improvement
14 27 (9.96%) Stakeholder Management
14 27 (9.96%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 122 (45.02%) SQL
2 93 (34.32%) Python
3 62 (22.88%) R
4 27 (9.96%) Java
5 15 (5.54%) PL/SQL
6 12 (4.43%) HiveQL
7 10 (3.69%) T-SQL
8 9 (3.32%) C
8 9 (3.32%) MATLAB
8 9 (3.32%) SAS Macro
9 7 (2.58%) VB
10 6 (2.21%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.48%) Apple Swift
11 4 (1.48%) C++
11 4 (1.48%) Kotlin
11 4 (1.48%) Scala
11 4 (1.48%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.11%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.74%) C#
13 2 (0.74%) VBA
Qualifications
1 58 (21.40%) Degree
2 18 (6.64%) PhD
3 15 (5.54%) SC Cleared
3 15 (5.54%) Security Cleared
4 11 (4.06%) SAS Certification
5 6 (2.21%) Tableau Certification
6 5 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (1.48%) CCNA
7 4 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.48%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.74%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.74%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.74%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.37%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.37%) PMP
9 1 (0.37%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (13.28%) CDISC
2 19 (7.01%) Data Quality
3 18 (6.64%) Good Clinical Practice
4 10 (3.69%) QA
5 8 (2.95%) Accessibility
6 6 (2.21%) IFRS
6 6 (2.21%) IFRS 9
7 4 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (1.11%) GDPR
9 1 (0.37%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 12 (4.43%) HDFS
2 10 (3.69%) Hyper-V
3 6 (2.21%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (2.21%) Backup Exec
1 6 (2.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 4 (1.48%) SCCM
3 3 (1.11%) Ansible
3 3 (1.11%) Control-M
4 2 (0.74%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.37%) Terraform
Vendors
1 48 (17.71%) Oracle
2 39 (14.39%) Microsoft
3 22 (8.12%) Google
3 22 (8.12%) SAP
3 22 (8.12%) Teradata
4 21 (7.75%) Informatica
5 19 (7.01%) Talend
6 10 (3.69%) Cisco
7 9 (3.32%) MicroStrategy
8 8 (2.95%) Dell
8 8 (2.95%) IBM
9 6 (2.21%) Symantec
9 6 (2.21%) Veritas
10 5 (1.85%) Ab Initio
10 5 (1.85%) Cognos
11 4 (1.48%) Apteco
11 4 (1.48%) DataFlux
11 4 (1.48%) Meraki
11 4 (1.48%) Pega
12 3 (1.11%) Alteryx