Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
England > London
6 months to
22 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 404 446 504
Rank change year-on-year +42 +58 -122
Permanent jobs citing SAS 176 239 277
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.56% 0.54% 0.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.90% 3.61% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 106 187 200
10th Percentile £46,250 £37,000 £40,250
25th Percentile £48,750 £45,625 £44,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £62,500 £56,250
Median % change year-on-year -4.00% +11.11% -6.25%
75th Percentile £77,188 £75,000 £87,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £91,000 £93,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £54,350 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.80% +3.52% -

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 4,517 6,613 9,944
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.33% 14.83% 16.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3,491 5,363 8,117
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,000 £33,000
25th Percentile £50,000 £46,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -
75th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 22 April 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 22 April 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 +71 47 £60,000 -14.29% 12
South London +16 1 £57,500 -8.00% 1
SAS
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 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.

1 130 (73.86%) Analytics
2 116 (65.91%) SQL
3 104 (59.09%) Python
4 78 (44.32%) Data Science
5 70 (39.77%) R
6 67 (38.07%) Data Analytics
7 58 (32.95%) Java
8 49 (27.84%) Big Data
9 47 (26.70%) Tableau
10 45 (25.57%) Hadoop
11 43 (24.43%) C
11 43 (24.43%) C++
11 43 (24.43%) Requirements Gathering
12 41 (23.30%) Banking
12 41 (23.30%) Visualisation
13 39 (22.16%) AWS
14 37 (21.02%) Mathematics
14 37 (21.02%) Risk Management
15 36 (20.45%) Azure
16 35 (19.89%) Machine Learning
16 35 (19.89%) Business Intelligence
16 35 (19.89%) Power Platform
16 35 (19.89%) Power BI
17 34 (19.32%) Agile Software Development
17 34 (19.32%) Data Management
18 33 (18.75%) QlikView
19 31 (17.61%) Statistics
19 31 (17.61%) Software Engineering
20 30 (17.05%) Computer Science
21 29 (16.48%) Artificial Intelligence

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 15 (8.52%) Apache Spark
2 8 (4.55%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.57%) CMS
3 1 (0.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 20 (11.36%) SPSS
2 7 (3.98%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (2.84%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.57%) EViews
5 1 (0.57%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 8 (4.55%) BambooHR
2 5 (2.84%) Oracle Clinical
Cloud Services
1 39 (22.16%) AWS
2 36 (20.45%) Azure
3 35 (19.89%) Power Platform
4 4 (2.27%) GCP
5 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (27.84%) Big Data
2 47 (26.70%) Tableau
3 45 (25.57%) Hadoop
4 35 (19.89%) Power BI
5 33 (18.75%) QlikView
6 21 (11.93%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 20 (11.36%) Base SAS
7 20 (11.36%) Data Mining
7 20 (11.36%) Oracle Database
7 20 (11.36%) Pentaho
7 20 (11.36%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 19 (10.80%) Apache Hive
8 19 (10.80%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 17 (9.66%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
11 15 (8.52%) Impala
12 14 (7.95%) NoSQL
12 14 (7.95%) Qlik Sense
13 12 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 11 (6.25%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 5 (2.84%) Artifactory
1 5 (2.84%) Bitbucket
1 5 (2.84%) Git (software)
1 5 (2.84%) Jenkins
1 5 (2.84%) Maven
2 1 (0.57%) JIRA
General
1 41 (23.30%) Banking
2 26 (14.77%) Finance
3 15 (8.52%) Marketing
4 12 (6.82%) Pharmaceutical
5 9 (5.11%) Brand Awareness
6 8 (4.55%) Advertising
6 8 (4.55%) Law
7 7 (3.98%) Games
8 4 (2.27%) Retail
9 2 (1.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 56 (31.82%) Data Scientist
2 22 (12.50%) Data Engineer
3 17 (9.66%) Senior Data Scientist
4 15 (8.52%) Analyst
5 14 (7.95%) Consultant
5 14 (7.95%) Programmer
6 13 (7.39%) Senior Manager
7 12 (6.82%) Statistical Programmer
8 11 (6.25%) SAS Programmer
8 11 (6.25%) SAS Statistical Programmer
9 9 (5.11%) Data Consultant
9 9 (5.11%) Insight Manager
10 7 (3.98%) Data Analyst
10 7 (3.98%) Data Manager
11 6 (3.41%) Data Analytics Engineer
12 5 (2.84%) Architect
12 5 (2.84%) Junior
12 5 (2.84%) Junior Data Scientist
12 5 (2.84%) Software Engineer
13 4 (2.27%) Data Analytics Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.98%) TensorFlow
2 2 (1.14%) Shiny
3 1 (0.57%) Kafka
3 1 (0.57%) PySpark
3 1 (0.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.20%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.11%) FMCG
3 8 (4.55%) Life Science
4 6 (3.41%) Credit Risk
5 4 (2.27%) Biotechnology
6 2 (1.14%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.57%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.57%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.57%) Mashup
7 1 (0.57%) Pharmacovigilance
7 1 (0.57%) PMI
7 1 (0.57%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (73.86%) Analytics
2 78 (44.32%) Data Science
3 67 (38.07%) Data Analytics
4 43 (24.43%) Requirements Gathering
5 41 (23.30%) Visualisation
6 37 (21.02%) Mathematics
6 37 (21.02%) Risk Management
7 35 (19.89%) Business Intelligence
7 35 (19.89%) Machine Learning
8 34 (19.32%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (19.32%) Data Management
9 31 (17.61%) Software Engineering
9 31 (17.61%) Statistics
10 30 (17.05%) Computer Science
11 29 (16.48%) Artificial Intelligence
12 27 (15.34%) Mentoring
13 25 (14.20%) Coaching
13 25 (14.20%) Data Engineering
13 25 (14.20%) Process Improvement
13 25 (14.20%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 116 (65.91%) SQL
2 104 (59.09%) Python
3 70 (39.77%) R
4 58 (32.95%) Java
5 43 (24.43%) C
5 43 (24.43%) C++
6 20 (11.36%) PL/SQL
7 16 (9.09%) JavaScript
8 15 (8.52%) HiveQL
8 15 (8.52%) Shell Script
9 8 (4.55%) C#
9 8 (4.55%) F#
9 8 (4.55%) Perl
10 5 (2.84%) VBA
11 4 (2.27%) VB
12 2 (1.14%) MATLAB
12 2 (1.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 28 (15.91%) Degree
2 11 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
3 9 (5.11%) PhD
4 5 (2.84%) Master's Degree
5 4 (2.27%) TOGAF Certification
6 3 (1.70%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (1.70%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.14%) SAS Certification
8 1 (0.57%) ACCA
8 1 (0.57%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 12 (6.82%) CDISC
3 3 (1.70%) Good Clinical Practice
3 3 (1.70%) QA
4 1 (0.57%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.57%) COBIT
4 1 (0.57%) GDPR
4 1 (0.57%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (0.57%) SAS 70
4 1 (0.57%) SOC 1
System Software
1 15 (8.52%) HDFS
2 1 (0.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.84%) Ansible
1 5 (2.84%) Terraform
2 1 (0.57%) Control-M
2 1 (0.57%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 29 (16.48%) Oracle
2 28 (15.91%) Cloudera
3 21 (11.93%) Informatica
3 21 (11.93%) Talend
4 17 (9.66%) Google
5 16 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 16 (9.09%) Teradata
6 9 (5.11%) App Annie
6 9 (5.11%) Databricks
7 3 (1.70%) Alteryx
7 3 (1.70%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (1.14%) Pega
8 2 (1.14%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.57%) Cognos
9 1 (0.57%) DataFlux
9 1 (0.57%) SAP
9 1 (0.57%) TARGIT