Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
England > London
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 411 343 368
Rank change year-on-year -68 +25 -98
Permanent jobs citing SAS 465 696 648
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.69% 0.94% 0.84%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.85% 4.91% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 366 492 567
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £40,125 £40,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% +2.15%

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 12,079 14,162 14,603
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 17.80% 19.06% 18.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9,663 11,236 12,715
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,300
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £83,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 18 October 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 18 October 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 -29 66 £65,000 +18.18% 18
West London +21 16 £50,000 +2.56% 12
South London +2 8 £48,500 -7.62%
East London -8 4 £57,500 -4.17% 5
SAS
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 329 (70.75%) Analytics
2 307 (66.02%) SQL
3 215 (46.24%) Finance
4 207 (44.52%) R
5 203 (43.66%) Python
6 188 (40.43%) Analytical Skills
7 159 (34.19%) Business Intelligence
8 154 (33.12%) Degree
9 140 (30.11%) Data Science
10 137 (29.46%) Tableau
11 136 (29.25%) Big Data
12 121 (26.02%) Agile Software Development
13 114 (24.52%) Data Analytics
14 111 (23.87%) Marketing
15 108 (23.23%) Visualisation
16 101 (21.72%) ETL
17 100 (21.51%) Data Warehouse
17 100 (21.51%) Oracle
18 95 (20.43%) Data Analysis
19 93 (20.00%) Machine Learning
20 91 (19.57%) Banking
21 89 (19.14%) SPSS
22 86 (18.49%) Mathematics
23 85 (18.28%) SQL Server
24 84 (18.06%) QlikView
25 78 (16.77%) Data Management
26 76 (16.34%) Data Quality
26 76 (16.34%) Hadoop
27 71 (15.27%) Microsoft
28 70 (15.05%) Statistics

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 55 (11.83%) Apache Spark
2 25 (5.38%) Apache
3 17 (3.66%) IIS
4 8 (1.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 5 (1.08%) Apache Pig
6 4 (0.86%) Confluence
7 3 (0.65%) Apache Solr
7 3 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.43%) ArcGIS
8 2 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.43%) WordPress
9 1 (0.22%) CICS
9 1 (0.22%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.22%) CMS
9 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 89 (19.14%) SPSS
2 67 (14.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 20 (4.30%) Microsoft Office
4 17 (3.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (1.51%) Stata
6 6 (1.29%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (1.08%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.86%) Gephi
9 3 (0.65%) CPLEX
10 2 (0.43%) EViews
11 1 (0.22%) Mingle
11 1 (0.22%) SPSS Modeler
11 1 (0.22%) Weka
Business Applications
1 13 (2.80%) Actimize
2 8 (1.72%) Unica
3 7 (1.51%) Oracle Payables
3 7 (1.51%) Oracle Receivables
4 6 (1.29%) FastStats
5 2 (0.43%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.43%) SAP InfiniteInsight
6 1 (0.22%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.22%) FastStats PeopleStage
6 1 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.22%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
6 1 (0.22%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 32 (6.88%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (4.73%) Google Analytics
4 10 (2.15%) Adobe Analytics
5 9 (1.94%) Amazon S3
6 8 (1.72%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
7 7 (1.51%) PaaS
8 6 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (1.08%) AWS Lambda
9 5 (1.08%) Data Lake Analytics
10 4 (0.86%) SaaS
10 4 (0.86%) Siri
11 3 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.65%) Serverless
11 3 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.43%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.43%) AWS Fargate
12 2 (0.43%) Azure Data Factory
12 2 (0.43%) IaaS
12 2 (0.43%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.29%) Fibre Channel
1 6 (1.29%) Firewall
1 6 (1.29%) SAN
2 5 (1.08%) Cisco Wireless
2 5 (1.08%) LAN
2 5 (1.08%) Wireless
2 5 (1.08%) WLAN
3 4 (0.86%) Cisco ISE
4 3 (0.65%) Internet
4 3 (0.65%) SMS
5 2 (0.43%) SSL
6 1 (0.22%) Broadband
6 1 (0.22%) DNS
6 1 (0.22%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.22%) PBX
6 1 (0.22%) VoIP
6 1 (0.22%) VPN
6 1 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (29.25%) Big Data
2 100 (21.51%) Data Warehouse
3 85 (18.28%) SQL Server
4 84 (18.06%) QlikView
5 76 (16.34%) Hadoop
6 61 (13.12%) Data Mining
7 57 (12.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 54 (11.61%) Power BI
9 49 (10.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 38 (8.17%) NoSQL
11 37 (7.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 34 (7.31%) BusinessObjects
13 26 (5.59%) Base SAS
13 26 (5.59%) Relational Database
14 22 (4.73%) SAS Enterprise Guide
15 21 (4.52%) Apache Hive
16 20 (4.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 19 (4.09%) MongoDB
17 19 (4.09%) SAS EBI
18 18 (3.87%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 11 (2.37%) Jenkins
1 11 (2.37%) JIRA
2 10 (2.15%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.08%) ER Studio
3 5 (1.08%) ERwin
4 3 (0.65%) Maven
5 2 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.43%) RStudio
5 2 (0.43%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.22%) CircleCI
6 1 (0.22%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.22%) GoCD
6 1 (0.22%) Gradle
6 1 (0.22%) JMeter
6 1 (0.22%) JUnit
6 1 (0.22%) Mockito
6 1 (0.22%) Selenium
6 1 (0.22%) Subversion
General
1 215 (46.24%) Finance
2 111 (23.87%) Marketing
3 91 (19.57%) Banking
4 42 (9.03%) Retail
5 21 (4.52%) Advertising
6 14 (3.01%) Manufacturing
7 12 (2.58%) Legal
7 12 (2.58%) Telecoms
8 11 (2.37%) Investment Banking
9 10 (2.15%) Financial Institution
9 10 (2.15%) Retail Banking
10 8 (1.72%) Corporate Banking
10 8 (1.72%) Electronics
11 6 (1.29%) Games
12 5 (1.08%) Automotive
12 5 (1.08%) Back Office
12 5 (1.08%) Billing
12 5 (1.08%) German Language
12 5 (1.08%) Publishing
12 5 (1.08%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 126 (27.10%) Analyst
2 83 (17.85%) Data Scientist
3 72 (15.48%) Consultant
4 66 (14.19%) Data Analyst
5 38 (8.17%) Architect
6 36 (7.74%) Developer
7 33 (7.10%) Data Consultant
8 32 (6.88%) Senior Analyst
9 29 (6.24%) SQL Analyst
10 25 (5.38%) Data Architect
10 25 (5.38%) SAS Analyst
11 24 (5.16%) Senior Data Scientist
12 23 (4.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 21 (4.52%) Analytics Manager
14 20 (4.30%) SAS Consultant
15 19 (4.09%) Analytics Consultant
16 18 (3.87%) SAS Developer
17 16 (3.44%) Business Intelligence Analyst
18 15 (3.23%) Data Analytics Consultant
19 14 (3.01%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (10.11%) HTML
2 30 (6.45%) Web Services
3 29 (6.24%) .NET
4 25 (5.38%) XML
5 21 (4.52%) HTML5
6 18 (3.87%) Natural Language Processing
7 17 (3.66%) CSS
7 17 (3.66%) JSP
8 16 (3.44%) D3.js
8 16 (3.44%) Kafka
9 11 (2.37%) TensorFlow
10 8 (1.72%) ggplot2
11 5 (1.08%) Django
11 5 (1.08%) RabbitMQ
12 4 (0.86%) Celery
12 4 (0.86%) Flask
12 4 (0.86%) Pandas
12 4 (0.86%) scikit-learn
13 3 (0.65%) NumPy
13 3 (0.65%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 188 (40.43%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (14.41%) Computer Science
3 42 (9.03%) Credit Risk
4 30 (6.45%) Algorithms
5 29 (6.24%) Fintech
6 23 (4.95%) Market Risk
7 20 (4.30%) Management Information System
8 17 (3.66%) Analytical Mindset
8 17 (3.66%) Self-Motivation
9 13 (2.80%) Virtual Team
10 9 (1.94%) Social Media
11 8 (1.72%) Data Structures
11 8 (1.72%) Reinsurance
12 7 (1.51%) Marketing Technology
13 6 (1.29%) Replication
14 5 (1.08%) Cloud Native
14 5 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
14 5 (1.08%) Reference Data
14 5 (1.08%) User Experience
15 4 (0.86%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 29 (6.24%) Windows
2 25 (5.38%) Unix
3 22 (4.73%) AIX
3 22 (4.73%) HPUX
3 22 (4.73%) Solaris
4 11 (2.37%) Linux
5 3 (0.65%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.22%) Android
7 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.22%) CentOS
7 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.22%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 329 (70.75%) Analytics
2 159 (34.19%) Business Intelligence
3 140 (30.11%) Data Science
4 121 (26.02%) Agile Software Development
5 114 (24.52%) Data Analytics
6 108 (23.23%) Visualisation
7 101 (21.72%) ETL
8 95 (20.43%) Data Analysis
9 93 (20.00%) Machine Learning
10 86 (18.49%) Mathematics
11 78 (16.77%) Data Management
12 70 (15.05%) Statistics
13 66 (14.19%) Data Governance
14 63 (13.55%) Stakeholder Management
15 59 (12.69%) Data Modelling
16 51 (10.97%) Data Visualisation
17 50 (10.75%) Problem-Solving
18 49 (10.54%) Decision-Making
18 49 (10.54%) Statistical Modelling
19 43 (9.25%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 307 (66.02%) SQL
2 207 (44.52%) R
3 203 (43.66%) Python
4 69 (14.84%) Java
5 34 (7.31%) JavaScript
6 27 (5.81%) C#
7 26 (5.59%) Scala
8 23 (4.95%) VBA
9 22 (4.73%) T-SQL
10 19 (4.09%) VB
11 16 (3.44%) MATLAB
12 9 (1.94%) C++
13 8 (1.72%) Perl
14 6 (1.29%) ABAP
15 5 (1.08%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 5 (1.08%) PL/SQL
16 4 (0.86%) Bash Shell
16 4 (0.86%) C
17 3 (0.65%) PHP
17 3 (0.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 154 (33.12%) Degree
2 24 (5.16%) PhD
3 21 (4.52%) Numerate Degree
4 14 (3.01%) Master's Degree
5 11 (2.37%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (1.72%) PMI Certification
7 7 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.29%) ISEB
8 6 (1.29%) ISTQB
8 6 (1.29%) TOGAF Certification
9 5 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (1.08%) PMP
10 4 (0.86%) CCNP
11 3 (0.65%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.43%) MBA
12 2 (0.43%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.22%) CCNA
13 1 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
13 1 (0.22%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (16.34%) Data Quality
2 19 (4.09%) QA
3 14 (3.01%) GDPR
4 8 (1.72%) Solvency II
5 7 (1.51%) Actionable Recommendations
6 5 (1.08%) IFRS
6 5 (1.08%) IFRS 9
6 5 (1.08%) SLA
7 4 (0.86%) Dodd-Frank
7 4 (0.86%) FATCA
8 3 (0.65%) COBIT
System Software
1 13 (2.80%) HDFS
2 11 (2.37%) Docker
3 3 (0.65%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.43%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.22%) ACF2
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.22%) RACF
5 1 (0.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (0.65%) Ansible
1 3 (0.65%) Kubernetes
1 3 (0.65%) Oozie
2 2 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.43%) Puppet
2 2 (0.43%) Terraform
3 1 (0.22%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.22%) Control-M
3 1 (0.22%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.22%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (0.22%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.22%) Mesos
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.22%) Packer
3 1 (0.22%) Rancher
3 1 (0.22%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 137 (29.46%) Tableau
2 100 (21.51%) Oracle
3 71 (15.27%) Microsoft
4 38 (8.17%) Informatica
5 36 (7.74%) Google
6 35 (7.53%) IBM
7 31 (6.67%) Cognos
7 31 (6.67%) SAP
8 29 (6.24%) Adobe
8 29 (6.24%) MicroStrategy
9 22 (4.73%) Teradata
10 16 (3.44%) Alteryx
11 12 (2.58%) Cloudera
12 11 (2.37%) Talend
13 10 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
14 9 (1.94%) Alterian
15 8 (1.72%) Hortonworks
15 8 (1.72%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
16 7 (1.51%) Apteco
16 7 (1.51%) MapR