Period
to 28 May 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 28 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
England > London
6 months to
28 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 418 523 406
Rank change year-on-year +105 -117 -56
Permanent jobs citing SAS 203 251 519
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.54% 0.43% 0.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.54% 2.67% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 172 191 393
Median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% -1.71% +6.36%
10th Percentile £43,525 £40,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £93,750 £99,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +10.53%

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 5,730 9,417 12,390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 15.22% 16.22% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4,623 7,583 10,018
Median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +74 37 £79,000 +58.00% 1
West London +33 12 £61,250 +26.29%
South London +19 10 £64,188 +16.70%
SAS
England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 144 (70.94%) SQL
2 109 (53.69%) Python
3 104 (51.23%) R
4 102 (50.25%) Analytics
5 95 (46.80%) Finance
6 64 (31.53%) Data Science
7 52 (25.62%) Tableau
8 47 (23.15%) Oracle
9 43 (21.18%) Business Intelligence
10 42 (20.69%) Hadoop
10 42 (20.69%) Machine Learning
10 42 (20.69%) Data Analytics
11 40 (19.70%) Data Analysis
12 38 (18.72%) Java
13 37 (18.23%) Analytical Skills
14 36 (17.73%) Data Modelling
15 35 (17.24%) SQL Server
16 33 (16.26%) Banking
16 33 (16.26%) Visualisation
17 30 (14.78%) Data Management
18 28 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
18 28 (13.79%) Power BI
18 28 (13.79%) Power Platform
19 25 (12.32%) Risk Management
19 25 (12.32%) Requirements Gathering
19 25 (12.32%) Data Quality
20 24 (11.82%) PL/SQL
20 24 (11.82%) Marketing
20 24 (11.82%) AWS
21 23 (11.33%) Stakeholder Management

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 18 (8.87%) Apache Spark
2 4 (1.97%) Apache
2 4 (1.97%) Tomcat
2 4 (1.97%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.48%) IBM Domino
4 1 (0.49%) Mule
Applications
1 22 (10.84%) SPSS
2 13 (6.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.97%) Adobe Premiere
4 3 (1.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.49%) EViews
6 1 (0.49%) Stata
Business Applications
1 8 (3.94%) FastStats
2 4 (1.97%) Actimize
2 4 (1.97%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.97%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (1.97%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 2 (0.99%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.99%) SAP InfiniteInsight
4 1 (0.49%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 28 (13.79%) Power Platform
2 24 (11.82%) AWS
3 18 (8.87%) Azure
4 7 (3.45%) SaaS
5 6 (2.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 6 (2.96%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (2.96%) Amazon ELB
5 6 (2.96%) Amazon S3
5 6 (2.96%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (2.96%) GCP
5 6 (2.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (1.97%) PaaS
7 2 (0.99%) Adobe Analytics
7 2 (0.99%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.96%) DHCP
1 6 (2.96%) DNS
1 6 (2.96%) Fibre Channel
1 6 (2.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (20.69%) Hadoop
2 35 (17.24%) SQL Server
3 28 (13.79%) Power BI
4 21 (10.34%) Big Data
4 21 (10.34%) Relational Database
5 20 (9.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (8.37%) Base SAS
6 17 (8.37%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 16 (7.88%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 16 (7.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (6.90%) QlikView
8 14 (6.90%) RDBMS
9 13 (6.40%) SAS Visual Analytics
10 12 (5.91%) Apache Hive
11 10 (4.93%) NoSQL
11 10 (4.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (4.43%) MySQL
12 9 (4.43%) Pentaho
12 9 (4.43%) Spotfire
13 8 (3.94%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.96%) Artifactory
2 6 (2.96%) Bitbucket
2 6 (2.96%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.96%) Maven
3 1 (0.49%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.49%) PyCharm
3 1 (0.49%) RStudio
3 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 95 (46.80%) Finance
2 33 (16.26%) Banking
3 24 (11.82%) Marketing
4 8 (3.94%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.45%) Retail
6 5 (2.46%) Front Office
6 5 (2.46%) Public Sector
7 3 (1.48%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.99%) Automotive
8 2 (0.99%) Games
8 2 (0.99%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.49%) Advertising
9 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.49%) Law
9 1 (0.49%) Legal
9 1 (0.49%) Publishing
9 1 (0.49%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 70 (34.48%) Analyst
2 35 (17.24%) Data Scientist
3 32 (15.76%) SQL Analyst
3 32 (15.76%) SQL Data Analyst
4 31 (15.27%) Financial Analyst
5 28 (13.79%) Data Analyst
6 26 (12.81%) SAS Analyst
6 26 (12.81%) Service Analyst
7 18 (8.87%) Applications Support
8 15 (7.39%) Consultant
8 15 (7.39%) Data Insight Analyst
8 15 (7.39%) Insight Analyst
8 15 (7.39%) Insight Data Analyst
8 15 (7.39%) SAS Data Analyst
9 13 (6.40%) Applications Support Analyst
9 13 (6.40%) Senior Analyst
9 13 (6.40%) Software Engineer
9 13 (6.40%) Support Analyst
10 11 (5.42%) Linux Support
10 11 (5.42%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.91%) Natural Language Processing
2 5 (2.46%) .NET
3 4 (1.97%) Middleware
3 4 (1.97%) TensorFlow
4 3 (1.48%) Shiny
5 2 (0.99%) HTML
5 2 (0.99%) Kafka
6 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.49%) CSS
6 1 (0.49%) HTML5
6 1 (0.49%) Pandas
6 1 (0.49%) PySpark
6 1 (0.49%) Redux
6 1 (0.49%) REST
6 1 (0.49%) scikit-learn
6 1 (0.49%) SignalR
6 1 (0.49%) Swagger
6 1 (0.49%) Web Services
6 1 (0.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (18.23%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.40%) Credit Risk
3 11 (5.42%) Data Structures
4 9 (4.43%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.46%) Algorithms
5 5 (2.46%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (2.46%) Derivative
5 5 (2.46%) Fixed Income
5 5 (2.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (2.46%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.46%) Reinsurance
6 4 (1.97%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.99%) User Experience
8 1 (0.49%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.49%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.49%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.49%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.49%) Pricing Data
8 1 (0.49%) Replication
8 1 (0.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (10.84%) Linux
2 9 (4.43%) Unix
3 6 (2.96%) CentOS
3 6 (2.96%) Oracle Linux
3 6 (2.96%) Windows
3 6 (2.96%) Windows Server
3 6 (2.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (2.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (2.96%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (2.96%) Windows Server 2016
3 6 (2.96%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (50.25%) Analytics
2 64 (31.53%) Data Science
3 43 (21.18%) Business Intelligence
4 42 (20.69%) Data Analytics
4 42 (20.69%) Machine Learning
5 40 (19.70%) Data Analysis
6 36 (17.73%) Data Modelling
7 33 (16.26%) Visualisation
8 30 (14.78%) Data Management
9 28 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (12.32%) Requirements Gathering
10 25 (12.32%) Risk Management
11 23 (11.33%) Decision-Making
11 23 (11.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 22 (10.84%) Artificial Intelligence
12 22 (10.84%) Statistics
13 20 (9.85%) ITIL
13 20 (9.85%) Migration
14 18 (8.87%) CRM
14 18 (8.87%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 144 (70.94%) SQL
2 109 (53.69%) Python
3 104 (51.23%) R
4 38 (18.72%) Java
5 24 (11.82%) PL/SQL
6 18 (8.87%) C++
7 17 (8.37%) MATLAB
8 16 (7.88%) C
9 6 (2.96%) C#
9 6 (2.96%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.46%) VBA
11 3 (1.48%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.99%) HiveQL
12 2 (0.99%) Perl
12 2 (0.99%) Scala
12 2 (0.99%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.99%) VB
13 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.49%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (7.88%) Degree
2 6 (2.96%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (2.96%) MCP
2 6 (2.96%) MCSA
2 6 (2.96%) MCSE
2 6 (2.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (2.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (2.46%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.97%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (1.97%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (1.97%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.99%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.99%) PhD
6 1 (0.49%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.49%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.49%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (12.32%) Data Quality
2 11 (5.42%) Actionable Recommendations
3 9 (4.43%) Solvency II
4 6 (2.96%) IFRS
4 6 (2.96%) SLA
5 4 (1.97%) Basel II
5 4 (1.97%) Basel III
5 4 (1.97%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.49%) COREP
6 1 (0.49%) GDPR
6 1 (0.49%) MiFID
System Software
1 6 (2.96%) Active Directory
1 6 (2.96%) Virtual Servers
1 6 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (2.96%) vSphere
1 6 (2.96%) XenApp
2 2 (0.99%) HDFS
3 1 (0.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (2.96%) Ansible
1 6 (2.96%) SCCM
1 6 (2.96%) Terraform
1 6 (2.96%) vCenter Server
2 1 (0.49%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 52 (25.62%) Tableau
2 47 (23.15%) Oracle
3 17 (8.37%) Informatica
4 15 (7.39%) MicroStrategy
5 8 (3.94%) Cloudera
6 7 (3.45%) Microsoft
7 6 (2.96%) Citrix
7 6 (2.96%) HP
7 6 (2.96%) Red Hat
7 6 (2.96%) VMware
8 5 (2.46%) Alteryx
9 4 (1.97%) JD Edwards
9 4 (1.97%) PeopleSoft
9 4 (1.97%) Talend
9 4 (1.97%) Teradata
9 4 (1.97%) Trillium
10 3 (1.48%) Adobe
10 3 (1.48%) Alterian
10 3 (1.48%) Google
11 2 (0.99%) Salesforce.com