Period
to 29 July 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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
England > London
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 492 414 516
Rank change year-on-year -78 +102 -90
Permanent jobs citing SAS 197 142 252
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.44% 0.50% 0.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.98% 3.21% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 115 96 184
10th Percentile £47,500 £44,000 £40,250
25th Percentile £48,750 £48,438 £45,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £58,750
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +10.64% -2.08%
75th Percentile £78,750 £90,000 £85,313
90th Percentile £95,000 £104,000 £93,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year - +2.80% +1.90%

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 6,608 4,422 9,142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.68% 15.43% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4,258 3,528 7,505
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £35,000
25th Percentile £50,000 £48,675 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £85,000 £83,188 £80,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £100,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year +2.80% +2.88% +4.00%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +13 40 £57,500 -27.22% 13
South London -2 1 £57,500 -10.42%
West London -30 1 - - 1
SAS
England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 116 (58.88%) Analytics
2 87 (44.16%) SQL
3 85 (43.15%) Python
4 74 (37.56%) Data Science
5 62 (31.47%) R
6 53 (26.90%) Data Management
7 46 (23.35%) Social Skills
8 45 (22.84%) Degree
9 41 (20.81%) Finance
10 39 (19.80%) Mathematics
11 38 (19.29%) Hadoop
11 38 (19.29%) AWS
11 38 (19.29%) Business Intelligence
12 35 (17.77%) Computer Science
12 35 (17.77%) Analytical Skills
13 34 (17.26%) Tableau
14 33 (16.75%) Data Analytics
15 32 (16.24%) Banking
16 30 (15.23%) Java
16 30 (15.23%) Machine Learning
16 30 (15.23%) Azure
17 27 (13.71%) Pharmaceutical
17 27 (13.71%) CDISC
17 27 (13.71%) Visual Analytics
17 27 (13.71%) SAS Visual Analytics
18 26 (13.20%) Agile Software Development
18 26 (13.20%) Statistics
19 25 (12.69%) Marketing
19 25 (12.69%) Artificial Intelligence
19 25 (12.69%) C

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 10 (5.08%) Apache Spark
2 5 (2.54%) IIS
2 5 (2.54%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.02%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.51%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (0.51%) CMS
4 1 (0.51%) Confluence
4 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 14 (7.11%) SPSS
2 8 (4.06%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.54%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (2.03%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.02%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.51%) EViews
6 1 (0.51%) Stata
Business Applications
1 10 (5.08%) BambooHR
2 5 (2.54%) Oracle Clinical
2 5 (2.54%) Unica
3 4 (2.03%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 38 (19.29%) AWS
2 30 (15.23%) Azure
3 16 (8.12%) Power Platform
4 13 (6.60%) GCP
5 5 (2.54%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (2.54%) Microsoft 365
6 4 (2.03%) Bitrise
7 3 (1.52%) Snowflake
8 2 (1.02%) SaaS
9 1 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.51%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.51%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.51%) IaaS
9 1 (0.51%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.51%) PaaS
9 1 (0.51%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.54%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (2.54%) Cisco Firepower
1 5 (2.54%) Cisco IOS
1 5 (2.54%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (2.54%) DHCP
1 5 (2.54%) DNS
1 5 (2.54%) VLAN
1 5 (2.54%) VoIP
1 5 (2.54%) VPN
2 1 (0.51%) Internet
2 1 (0.51%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (19.29%) Hadoop
2 34 (17.26%) Tableau
3 27 (13.71%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 25 (12.69%) SQL Server
5 21 (10.66%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (8.12%) Power BI
7 15 (7.61%) Big Data
8 13 (6.60%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 13 (6.60%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 12 (6.09%) Base SAS
9 12 (6.09%) Data Mining
10 11 (5.58%) NoSQL
10 11 (5.58%) Relational Database
11 10 (5.08%) DB2
12 8 (4.06%) QlikView
12 8 (4.06%) SAS EBI
13 7 (3.55%) Apache Hive
13 7 (3.55%) Qlik Sense
13 7 (3.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (3.05%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (2.54%) JIRA
2 2 (1.02%) Cypress.io
2 2 (1.02%) Postman
2 2 (1.02%) Selenium
3 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 46 (23.35%) Social Skills
2 41 (20.81%) Finance
3 35 (17.77%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (16.24%) Banking
5 27 (13.71%) Pharmaceutical
6 25 (12.69%) Marketing
7 14 (7.11%) Retail
8 10 (5.08%) Advertising
9 8 (4.06%) Presentation Skills
9 8 (4.06%) Telecoms
10 7 (3.55%) Games
11 6 (3.05%) Legal
12 5 (2.54%) Retail Banking
13 4 (2.03%) Brand Awareness
14 3 (1.52%) Aerospace
14 3 (1.52%) Public Sector
15 2 (1.02%) Law
15 2 (1.02%) Retail Finance
16 1 (0.51%) Inclusion and Diversity
16 1 (0.51%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 42 (21.32%) Data Scientist
2 41 (20.81%) Programmer
3 29 (14.72%) SAS Programmer
4 27 (13.71%) Statistical Programmer
5 19 (9.64%) Analyst
6 18 (9.14%) SAS Statistical Programmer
7 12 (6.09%) Consultant
8 11 (5.58%) Architect
8 11 (5.58%) Senior Programmer
9 10 (5.08%) Senior Data Scientist
9 10 (5.08%) Senior Manager
10 7 (3.55%) Data Engineer
10 7 (3.55%) Senior Statistical Programmer
11 6 (3.05%) Credit Analyst
11 6 (3.05%) Data Analyst
11 6 (3.05%) Data Analytics Engineer
11 6 (3.05%) Data Architect
11 6 (3.05%) Data Manager
11 6 (3.05%) Risk Analyst
11 6 (3.05%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.06%) TensorFlow
2 6 (3.05%) PySpark
3 4 (2.03%) COM
3 4 (2.03%) WireMock
4 3 (1.52%) Kafka
4 3 (1.52%) Keras
4 3 (1.52%) PyTorch
4 3 (1.52%) Web Services
5 2 (1.02%) GatsbyJS
5 2 (1.02%) XML
6 1 (0.51%) MXNet
6 1 (0.51%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.64%) Life Science
2 14 (7.11%) Credit Risk
3 8 (4.06%) Data Structures
4 7 (3.55%) Biotechnology
4 7 (3.55%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.05%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.03%) EFT
6 4 (2.03%) FMCG
7 3 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.02%) User Experience
9 1 (0.51%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.51%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.51%) Mashup
9 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.51%) Pharmacovigilance
9 1 (0.51%) PMI
9 1 (0.51%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.08%) Unix
2 5 (2.54%) VMS
2 5 (2.54%) Windows
2 5 (2.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (2.03%) Linux
4 2 (1.02%) Android
4 2 (1.02%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.51%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (58.88%) Analytics
2 74 (37.56%) Data Science
3 53 (26.90%) Data Management
4 39 (19.80%) Mathematics
5 38 (19.29%) Business Intelligence
6 35 (17.77%) Computer Science
7 33 (16.75%) Data Analytics
8 30 (15.23%) Machine Learning
9 27 (13.71%) Visual Analytics
10 26 (13.20%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (13.20%) Statistics
11 25 (12.69%) Artificial Intelligence
12 24 (12.18%) Mentoring
12 24 (12.18%) Visualisation
13 22 (11.17%) Project Management
14 21 (10.66%) Requirements Gathering
15 20 (10.15%) Biostatistics
15 20 (10.15%) Data Integration
15 20 (10.15%) Risk Management
16 19 (9.64%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 87 (44.16%) SQL
2 85 (43.15%) Python
3 62 (31.47%) R
4 30 (15.23%) Java
5 25 (12.69%) C
6 22 (11.17%) C++
7 7 (3.55%) MATLAB
8 5 (2.54%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.54%) Scala
8 5 (2.54%) T-SQL
8 5 (2.54%) VB
9 4 (2.03%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.03%) VBA
10 3 (1.52%) JavaScript
10 3 (1.52%) SAS Macro
11 2 (1.02%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.02%) C#
11 2 (1.02%) F#
11 2 (1.02%) Perl
11 2 (1.02%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (22.84%) Degree
2 14 (7.11%) PhD
3 7 (3.55%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.55%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.05%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (3.05%) Master's Degree
5 5 (2.54%) SAS Certification
6 4 (2.03%) TOGAF Certification
7 3 (1.52%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.51%) ACCA
8 1 (0.51%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.51%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.51%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.51%) Tableau Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (13.71%) CDISC
2 15 (7.61%) Good Clinical Practice
3 9 (4.57%) Data Quality
4 8 (4.06%) QA
5 4 (2.03%) Accessibility
6 1 (0.51%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.51%) COBIT
6 1 (0.51%) GDPR
6 1 (0.51%) IFRS
6 1 (0.51%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.51%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (0.51%) SAS 70
6 1 (0.51%) SOC 1
System Software
1 5 (2.54%) Active Directory
1 5 (2.54%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.02%) Docker
2 2 (1.02%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (2.54%) Backup Exec
1 5 (2.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (1.02%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.51%) Control-M
Vendors
1 22 (11.17%) Oracle
2 21 (10.66%) Google
2 21 (10.66%) Microsoft
3 20 (10.15%) Teradata
4 8 (4.06%) Informatica
4 8 (4.06%) MicroStrategy
5 5 (2.54%) Cisco
5 5 (2.54%) Cloudera
5 5 (2.54%) Dell
5 5 (2.54%) IBM
5 5 (2.54%) Symantec
5 5 (2.54%) Veritas
6 4 (2.03%) App Annie
6 4 (2.03%) Apteco
6 4 (2.03%) Pega
6 4 (2.03%) SAP
7 3 (1.52%) Alteryx
7 3 (1.52%) Databricks
7 3 (1.52%) Talend
8 2 (1.02%) DataFlux