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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Base SAS (SAS Base)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 148 153
Rank change year-on-year +12 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Base SAS 5 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.21% 0.54% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.53% 1.79% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 5
Median salary £41,250 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £42,500 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £72,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.76% -  

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

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 937 895 923
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 40.11% 30.24% 29.95%
Number of salaries quoted 554 568 585
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £57,150
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Base SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Base SAS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 3 - - 1
Edinburgh -11 2 £41,250 -8.33% 5
Base SAS
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Base SAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Base SAS.

1 7 (100.00%) SAS
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (57.14%) ETL
4 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) SAS EBI
4 4 (57.14%) Analytics
5 3 (42.86%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 3 (42.86%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (42.86%) Data Quality
5 3 (42.86%) Big Data
5 3 (42.86%) Information Management
5 3 (42.86%) DataFlux
5 3 (42.86%) Java
6 2 (28.57%) Finance
6 2 (28.57%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (14.29%) Visual Analytics
7 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
7 1 (14.29%) SDLC
7 1 (14.29%) Disruptive Innovation
7 1 (14.29%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 1 (14.29%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
7 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
7 1 (14.29%) Statistics
7 1 (14.29%) QlikView

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 7 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (57.14%) SAS EBI
4 3 (42.86%) Big Data
4 3 (42.86%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 2 (28.57%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (14.29%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
6 1 (14.29%) QlikView
6 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 1 (14.29%) SAS Visual Analytics
6 1 (14.29%) Star Schema
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) SAS Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Big Data Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Data Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) SAS BI Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Project Leader
4 1 (14.29%) SAS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk
1 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Analytics
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) ETL
2 3 (42.86%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (42.86%) Information Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Disruptive Innovation
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Statistics
3 1 (14.29%) Visual Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) DataFlux
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Agile Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Based on experience + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago