Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Base SAS (SAS Base)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 203 193 214
Rank change year-on-year -10 +21 +10
Permanent jobs citing Base SAS 35 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.62% 0.086% 0.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.94% 0.26% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 19
Scotland median annual salary £49,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.64% +2.35% -
10th Percentile £34,250 £32,050 £33,100
90th Percentile £75,000 £74,350 £70,750
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.11% +11.76% -3.41%

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 1,803 1,560 1,884
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 31.83% 33.45% 31.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,193 1,000 1,210
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £63,750
UK median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year +3.16% +4.40% +1.11%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +13 33 £49,500 +30.26% 3
Base SAS
UK

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 35 (100.00%) SAS
2 29 (82.86%) Finance
3 27 (77.14%) SQL
4 26 (74.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 25 (71.43%) Analytics
6 19 (54.29%) Banking
7 15 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (40.00%) Data Analysis
9 13 (37.14%) Oracle
10 12 (34.29%) Visual Analytics
10 12 (34.29%) SAS Visual Analytics
11 11 (31.43%) Credit Risk
12 10 (28.57%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 9 (25.71%) PROC SQL
13 9 (25.71%) QlikView
13 9 (25.71%) Infrastructure Management
13 9 (25.71%) SAS Macro
13 9 (25.71%) Data Management
13 9 (25.71%) ProC
14 8 (22.86%) ETL
14 8 (22.86%) Visualisation
15 7 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
16 6 (17.14%) Data Modelling
17 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
17 5 (14.29%) Tableau
17 5 (14.29%) Customer Analytics
17 5 (14.29%) Customer Insight
17 5 (14.29%) Power BI
17 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

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 35 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (74.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 12 (34.29%) SAS Visual Analytics
3 10 (28.57%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 9 (25.71%) QlikView
5 5 (14.29%) Power BI
6 4 (11.43%) Big Data
6 4 (11.43%) Data Mining
7 3 (8.57%) SAS EBI
8 1 (2.86%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) ProC
General
1 29 (82.86%) Finance
2 19 (54.29%) Banking
3 4 (11.43%) Marketing
4 2 (5.71%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Consultant
2 17 (48.57%) SAS Consultant
3 12 (34.29%) Analyst
4 9 (25.71%) SAS Analyst
5 7 (20.00%) Data Analyst
5 7 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (20.00%) Senior SAS Analyst
6 5 (14.29%) SAS Data Analyst
6 5 (14.29%) Senior Data Analyst
7 4 (11.43%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (11.43%) Senior SAS Consultant
8 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 3 (8.57%) Data Manager
8 3 (8.57%) Management Consultant
8 3 (8.57%) QlikView Consultant
8 3 (8.57%) Report Manager
8 3 (8.57%) SAS BI Consultant
8 3 (8.57%) Technical Manager
8 3 (8.57%) Teradata Consultant
9 2 (5.71%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Credit Risk
2 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (71.43%) Analytics
2 15 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (40.00%) Data Analysis
4 12 (34.29%) Visual Analytics
5 9 (25.71%) Data Management
5 9 (25.71%) Infrastructure Management
6 8 (22.86%) ETL
6 8 (22.86%) Visualisation
7 7 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
8 6 (17.14%) Data Modelling
9 5 (14.29%) Customer Analytics
9 5 (14.29%) Customer Insight
10 4 (11.43%) Business Development
10 4 (11.43%) Data Science
10 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
10 4 (11.43%) People Management
10 4 (11.43%) Web Analytics
11 3 (8.57%) Resource Management
11 3 (8.57%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 27 (77.14%) SQL
2 9 (25.71%) PROC SQL
2 9 (25.71%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
1 2 (5.71%) Numerate Degree
1 2 (5.71%) SAS Certification
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Oracle
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.29%) Tableau
3 3 (8.57%) Informatica
3 3 (8.57%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (8.57%) Teradata