Period
to 27 September 2020

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 27 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
England > London
6 months to
27 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 368 477 414
Rank change year-on-year +109 -63 -57
Permanent jobs citing SAS 89 279 483
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.45% 0.50% 0.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.89% 3.21% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 50 215 392
Median annual salary £67,500 £57,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.39% -8.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £43,975 £36,750 £38,750
90th Percentile £105,000 £98,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £56,250 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -4.55% +10.00%

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 3,078 8,704 12,240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 15.73% 15.64% 17.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2,541 7,079 9,783
Median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £41,250 £32,500 £33,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £91,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 27 September 2020.

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 27 September 2020. 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 +128 23 £70,000 +40.00% 14
West London +75 3 £65,000 +34.02% 2
SAS
England

For the 6 months to 27 September 2020, 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 69 (77.53%) SQL
2 61 (68.54%) Python
3 59 (66.29%) Analytics
4 50 (56.18%) Hadoop
5 48 (53.93%) Azure
6 46 (51.69%) AWS
6 46 (51.69%) Power BI
6 46 (51.69%) Power Platform
7 44 (49.44%) Requirements Gathering
7 44 (49.44%) Oracle
8 43 (48.31%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (48.31%) Mentoring
8 43 (48.31%) Cloudera
9 42 (47.19%) Data Analytics
10 40 (44.94%) Big Data
10 40 (44.94%) Java
10 40 (44.94%) PL/SQL
11 39 (43.82%) Software Engineering
12 38 (42.70%) Informatica
12 38 (42.70%) Oracle Database
13 37 (41.57%) Process Improvement
13 37 (41.57%) Pentaho
13 37 (41.57%) Scrum
14 36 (40.45%) Unix
14 36 (40.45%) Coaching
15 35 (39.33%) Software Delivery
15 35 (39.33%) Talend
15 35 (39.33%) ETL
16 33 (37.08%) BusinessObjects
17 32 (35.96%) Shell Script

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 6 (6.74%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.37%) IBM Domino
3 2 (2.25%) CICS
3 2 (2.25%) Gentran
4 1 (1.12%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 5 (5.62%) SPSS
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.12%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.12%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 48 (53.93%) Azure
2 46 (51.69%) AWS
2 46 (51.69%) Power Platform
3 8 (8.99%) GCP
4 1 (1.12%) PaaS
4 1 (1.12%) SaaS
4 1 (1.12%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (56.18%) Hadoop
2 46 (51.69%) Power BI
3 40 (44.94%) Big Data
4 38 (42.70%) Oracle Database
5 37 (41.57%) Pentaho
6 33 (37.08%) BusinessObjects
7 32 (35.96%) Apache Hive
7 32 (35.96%) Impala
8 9 (10.11%) SQL Server
9 8 (8.99%) Base SAS
9 8 (8.99%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 7 (7.87%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 7 (7.87%) SAS Visual Analytics
11 6 (6.74%) QlikView
12 5 (5.62%) Amazon Redshift
12 5 (5.62%) Data Mining
12 5 (5.62%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (5.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (6.74%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.62%) Artifactory
2 5 (5.62%) Bitbucket
2 5 (5.62%) Jenkins
2 5 (5.62%) Maven
3 2 (2.25%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.25%) PyCharm
3 2 (2.25%) RStudio
3 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio Code
4 1 (1.12%) ProC
General
1 24 (26.97%) Finance
2 10 (11.24%) Banking
3 2 (2.25%) Games
4 1 (1.12%) Advertising
4 1 (1.12%) Law
4 1 (1.12%) Marketing
4 1 (1.12%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.12%) Retail
4 1 (1.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (38.20%) Data Engineer
2 12 (13.48%) Data Scientist
3 8 (8.99%) Analyst
4 6 (6.74%) Data Manager
4 6 (6.74%) Senior Manager
5 5 (5.62%) Data Science Manager
5 5 (5.62%) Software Engineer
6 4 (4.49%) Consultant
6 4 (4.49%) Data Science Director
6 4 (4.49%) Developer
7 3 (3.37%) Architect
7 3 (3.37%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 3 (3.37%) Data Analyst
7 3 (3.37%) Data Warehouse Consultant
7 3 (3.37%) Financial Analyst
7 3 (3.37%) Machine Learning Engineer
7 3 (3.37%) Senior Data Scientist
7 3 (3.37%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.25%) Analytics Developer
8 2 (2.25%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.73%) Natural Language Processing
2 11 (12.36%) TensorFlow
3 9 (10.11%) NumPy
3 9 (10.11%) SciPy
4 8 (8.99%) Pandas
5 6 (6.74%) Keras
5 6 (6.74%) Matplotlib
5 6 (6.74%) NetworkX
5 6 (6.74%) PySpark
5 6 (6.74%) PyTorch
5 6 (6.74%) scikit-learn
5 6 (6.74%) Shiny
5 6 (6.74%) SpaCy
5 6 (6.74%) XGBoost
6 5 (5.62%) Spring
7 2 (2.25%) ISPF
8 1 (1.12%) .NET
8 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.12%) HTML
8 1 (1.12%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.61%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.11%) Algorithms
3 3 (3.37%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.25%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.25%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.25%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.12%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 36 (40.45%) Unix
2 2 (2.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (66.29%) Analytics
2 44 (49.44%) Requirements Gathering
3 43 (48.31%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (48.31%) Mentoring
4 42 (47.19%) Data Analytics
5 39 (43.82%) Software Engineering
6 37 (41.57%) Process Improvement
6 37 (41.57%) Scrum
7 36 (40.45%) Coaching
8 35 (39.33%) ETL
8 35 (39.33%) Software Delivery
9 22 (24.72%) Machine Learning
10 20 (22.47%) Data Science
11 17 (19.10%) Computer Science
12 14 (15.73%) Statistics
13 13 (14.61%) Data Visualisation
13 13 (14.61%) Visualisation
14 12 (13.48%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (13.48%) Strategic Roadmap
15 11 (12.36%) Reinforcement Learning
Programming Languages
1 69 (77.53%) SQL
2 61 (68.54%) Python
3 40 (44.94%) Java
3 40 (44.94%) PL/SQL
4 32 (35.96%) HiveQL
4 32 (35.96%) JavaScript
4 32 (35.96%) R
4 32 (35.96%) Shell Script
5 11 (12.36%) MATLAB
6 6 (6.74%) C
7 5 (5.62%) C++
8 4 (4.49%) C#
9 2 (2.25%) COBOL
9 2 (2.25%) JCL
10 1 (1.12%) Perl
10 1 (1.12%) PROC SQL
10 1 (1.12%) SAS Macro
10 1 (1.12%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (28.09%) BPSS Clearance
2 13 (14.61%) Degree
3 7 (7.87%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (6.74%) Master's Degree
5 3 (3.37%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.37%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.25%) PhD
7 1 (1.12%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.87%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.25%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.12%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (1.12%) Basel II
3 1 (1.12%) Basel III
System Software
1 32 (35.96%) HDFS
2 2 (2.25%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (1.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (5.62%) Ansible
1 5 (5.62%) Terraform
2 2 (2.25%) CA Endevor
3 1 (1.12%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 44 (49.44%) Oracle
2 43 (48.31%) Cloudera
3 38 (42.70%) Informatica
4 35 (39.33%) Talend
5 21 (23.60%) Tableau
6 6 (6.74%) Databricks
7 5 (5.62%) Teradata
8 3 (3.37%) Microsoft
9 2 (2.25%) Alteryx
9 2 (2.25%) CA
9 2 (2.25%) IBM
9 2 (2.25%) Trillium
10 1 (1.12%) JD Edwards
10 1 (1.12%) Netezza
10 1 (1.12%) PeopleSoft