Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Base SAS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Base SAS over the 6 months to 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Base SAS (SAS Base)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 228 168 214
Rank change year-on-year -60 +46 +13
Permanent jobs citing Base SAS 5 55 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.091% 1.03% 0.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.28% 2.72% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 20
Scotland median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% -2.70% -9.76%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £39,200
90th Percentile £53,375 £54,000 £64,125
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year +4.17% +12.28% +0.59%

Base SAS is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,806 2,020 1,788
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 32.93% 37.88% 31.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,323 1,225 961
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +7.14%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Base SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Base SAS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Base SAS in Scotland

Base SAS
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Base SAS in Scotland.

Salary trend for Base SAS in Scotland

Base SAS
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Base SAS in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Base SAS in Scotland

Base SAS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Base SAS within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 August 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
Edinburgh -48 5 £43,750 -2.78% 1
Base SAS
UK

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT jobs citing Base 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Base SAS.

1 5 (100.00%) SAS
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 3 (60.00%) VBA
3 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) SAS Macro
3 3 (60.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (40.00%) SAS EBI
4 2 (40.00%) Analytics
4 2 (40.00%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) DB2
4 2 (40.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) Cognos
4 2 (40.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (40.00%) Teradata
4 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Statistics
5 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Retail
5 1 (20.00%) Data Management
5 1 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
5 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management

Base SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 3 (60.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (40.00%) DB2
3 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (40.00%) SAS EBI
3 2 (40.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) SAS BI Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) SAS Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk Modeller
3 1 (20.00%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAS Modeller
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior SAS Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Scorecard
3 1 (20.00%) Statistics
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) SAS Macro
2 3 (60.00%) VBA
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Basel II
1 1 (20.00%) IFRS
1 1 (20.00%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cognos
1 2 (40.00%) MicroStrategy
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Teradata