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

SAS System
England > London
6 months to
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 450 431 329
Rank change year-on-year -19 -102 +70
Permanent jobs citing SAS 274 378 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.54% 0.61% 0.97%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.63% 3.53% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 230 282 497
London median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.54% +13.04% +6.48%
10th Percentile £36,250 £41,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £92,750 £102,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £51,000 £54,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -6.42% +3.81% +16.67%

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 7,540 10,701 12,658
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.81% 17.18% 18.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6,194 8,637 10,572
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £32,750 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +4.30%

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 27 January 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 January 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 +31 54 £65,000 -11.86% 17
South London +13 7 £57,500 +18.56% 1
West London +4 6 £65,000 +29.35% 7
East London - 4 £55,000 -
SAS
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 196 (71.53%) SQL
2 153 (55.84%) Analytics
3 118 (43.07%) Python
4 116 (42.34%) Finance
5 98 (35.77%) Business Intelligence
6 90 (32.85%) R
7 82 (29.93%) Tableau
8 76 (27.74%) Visualisation
9 59 (21.53%) Degree
10 57 (20.80%) Data Science
11 56 (20.44%) Agile Software Development
12 55 (20.07%) Power BI
12 55 (20.07%) Power Platform
13 50 (18.25%) Hadoop
13 50 (18.25%) Banking
13 50 (18.25%) Marketing
14 47 (17.15%) Data Management
14 47 (17.15%) Data Visualisation
15 45 (16.42%) Data Analytics
15 45 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
16 44 (16.06%) Data Quality
17 43 (15.69%) Java
18 40 (14.60%) Data Warehouse
19 37 (13.50%) ETL
19 37 (13.50%) Migration
20 36 (13.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 36 (13.14%) Machine Learning
21 35 (12.77%) Data Analysis
21 35 (12.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 35 (12.77%) QlikView

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 21 (7.66%) Apache Spark
2 5 (1.82%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.46%) Apache
4 3 (1.09%) PowerExchange
4 3 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.73%) Jupyter
5 2 (0.73%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.36%) CICS
6 1 (0.36%) Confluence
Applications
1 33 (12.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 31 (11.31%) SPSS
3 11 (4.01%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.73%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.36%) Stata
Business Applications
1 16 (5.84%) FastStats
2 3 (1.09%) Actimize
3 2 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.36%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.36%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.36%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 55 (20.07%) Power Platform
2 33 (12.04%) Azure
3 20 (7.30%) AWS
4 6 (2.19%) SaaS
5 5 (1.82%) GCP
6 4 (1.46%) PaaS
7 3 (1.09%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.73%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.36%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.36%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.36%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.36%) DHCP
1 1 (0.36%) DNS
1 1 (0.36%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (0.36%) Internet
1 1 (0.36%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (20.07%) Power BI
2 50 (18.25%) Hadoop
3 40 (14.60%) Data Warehouse
4 36 (13.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 35 (12.77%) QlikView
5 35 (12.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 33 (12.04%) SQL Server
7 27 (9.85%) PostgreSQL
8 26 (9.49%) Big Data
9 25 (9.12%) Pentaho
10 21 (7.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 19 (6.93%) Amazon Redshift
12 18 (6.57%) Data Mining
13 15 (5.47%) Redis
13 15 (5.47%) SAS Data Integration Studio
14 14 (5.11%) Relational Database
15 13 (4.74%) Base SAS
15 13 (4.74%) Qlik Sense
15 13 (4.74%) SAS Enterprise Guide
16 12 (4.38%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 32 (11.68%) Git (software)
2 16 (5.84%) Artifactory
2 16 (5.84%) Bitbucket
2 16 (5.84%) Jenkins
2 16 (5.84%) Maven
3 4 (1.46%) JIRA
4 1 (0.36%) Subversion
General
1 116 (42.34%) Finance
2 50 (18.25%) Banking
2 50 (18.25%) Marketing
3 11 (4.01%) Retail
4 7 (2.55%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.82%) Military
5 5 (1.82%) Publishing
6 4 (1.46%) Advertising
6 4 (1.46%) Front Office
7 3 (1.09%) Public Sector
8 2 (0.73%) Automotive
8 2 (0.73%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.73%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.36%) Billing
9 1 (0.36%) Games
9 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 107 (39.05%) Analyst
2 46 (16.79%) Data Analyst
3 32 (11.68%) Data Scientist
4 25 (9.12%) Financial Analyst
5 24 (8.76%) Developer
6 22 (8.03%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 22 (8.03%) Consultant
6 22 (8.03%) Insight Analyst
6 22 (8.03%) SQL Analyst
6 22 (8.03%) SQL Data Analyst
7 20 (7.30%) Senior Analyst
7 20 (7.30%) Service Analyst
8 19 (6.93%) SAS Analyst
9 17 (6.20%) SAS Data Analyst
9 17 (6.20%) Senior Data Scientist
10 12 (4.38%) Banking Analyst
11 11 (4.01%) Data Insight Analyst
11 11 (4.01%) Insight Data Analyst
12 10 (3.65%) Data Engineer
12 10 (3.65%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (7.66%) HTML
2 18 (6.57%) .NET
3 17 (6.20%) REST
4 15 (5.47%) ASP.NET
4 15 (5.47%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (5.47%) CSS
4 15 (5.47%) Redux
4 15 (5.47%) SignalR
4 15 (5.47%) Web Services
5 14 (5.11%) HTML5
5 14 (5.11%) Swagger
6 8 (2.92%) Natural Language Processing
7 6 (2.19%) XML
8 5 (1.82%) D3.js
8 5 (1.82%) ggplot2
8 5 (1.82%) NumPy
9 4 (1.46%) TensorFlow
10 3 (1.09%) SciPy
11 2 (0.73%) Pandas
11 2 (0.73%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 45 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.20%) Credit Risk
2 17 (6.20%) User Experience
3 15 (5.47%) Algorithms
4 9 (3.28%) Data Structures
4 9 (3.28%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.92%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (2.19%) Market Risk
7 5 (1.82%) Reinsurance
8 4 (1.46%) Derivative
8 4 (1.46%) Fixed Income
8 4 (1.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (1.46%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.09%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.73%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.73%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.73%) Social Network
10 2 (0.73%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.36%) IBM Mainframe
11 1 (0.36%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.93%) Unix
2 6 (2.19%) Linux
3 1 (0.36%) CentOS
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (0.36%) Windows
3 1 (0.36%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (55.84%) Analytics
2 98 (35.77%) Business Intelligence
3 76 (27.74%) Visualisation
4 57 (20.80%) Data Science
5 56 (20.44%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (17.15%) Data Management
6 47 (17.15%) Data Visualisation
7 45 (16.42%) Data Analytics
8 37 (13.50%) ETL
8 37 (13.50%) Migration
9 36 (13.14%) Machine Learning
10 35 (12.77%) Data Analysis
10 35 (12.77%) Data Migration
11 34 (12.41%) Problem-Solving
12 31 (11.31%) Computer Science
12 31 (11.31%) Statistics
13 30 (10.95%) Stakeholder Management
14 28 (10.22%) Data Modelling
14 28 (10.22%) DevOps
15 26 (9.49%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 196 (71.53%) SQL
2 118 (43.07%) Python
3 90 (32.85%) R
4 43 (15.69%) Java
5 24 (8.76%) C#
6 17 (6.20%) C
7 16 (5.84%) PL/SQL
7 16 (5.84%) VBA
8 15 (5.47%) C++
8 15 (5.47%) MATLAB
8 15 (5.47%) TypeScript
9 11 (4.01%) T-SQL
10 7 (2.55%) Scala
11 6 (2.19%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.82%) JavaScript
13 3 (1.09%) Korn
13 3 (1.09%) VB
14 2 (0.73%) Julia
14 2 (0.73%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.36%) Perl
Qualifications
1 59 (21.53%) Degree
2 14 (5.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (4.01%) Master's Degree
4 6 (2.19%) Numerate Degree
4 6 (2.19%) PhD
5 4 (1.46%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.09%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.36%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.36%) ISEB
7 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.36%) MCP
7 1 (0.36%) MCSA
7 1 (0.36%) MCSE
7 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.36%) PMP
7 1 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (16.06%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.55%) Actionable Recommendations
2 7 (2.55%) IFRS
2 7 (2.55%) IFRS 9
2 7 (2.55%) Solvency II
3 6 (2.19%) QA
4 2 (0.73%) SLA
5 1 (0.36%) Basel III
5 1 (0.36%) GDPR
5 1 (0.36%) MiFID
System Software
1 14 (5.11%) Docker
2 6 (2.19%) HDFS
3 1 (0.36%) ACF2
3 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.36%) RACF
3 1 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.36%) vSphere
3 1 (0.36%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (5.84%) Ansible
1 16 (5.84%) Terraform
2 14 (5.11%) Kubernetes
3 5 (1.82%) Control-M
4 1 (0.36%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.36%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.36%) SCCM
4 1 (0.36%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 82 (29.93%) Tableau
2 35 (12.77%) Oracle
3 30 (10.95%) Microsoft
4 24 (8.76%) Informatica
5 17 (6.20%) Cloudera
5 17 (6.20%) MicroStrategy
6 16 (5.84%) Teradata
7 8 (2.92%) Alterian
7 8 (2.92%) Google
8 7 (2.55%) IBM
9 5 (1.82%) SAP
9 5 (1.82%) Talend
10 3 (1.09%) Cognos
10 3 (1.09%) Greenplum
10 3 (1.09%) MuleSoft
10 3 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.73%) Adobe
11 2 (0.73%) Alteryx
11 2 (0.73%) HP
11 2 (0.73%) Netezza