Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Base SAS (SAS Base)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 225 177 206
Rank change year-on-year -48 +29 +16
Permanent jobs citing Base SAS 12 22 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.21% 0.46% 0.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.65% 1.21% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 28
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £36,750 £39,100
90th Percentile £55,625 £55,000 £71,125
UK median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% +5.88% -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 1,860 1,811 1,834
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 32.33% 38.20% 31.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,338 1,142 1,051
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £69,000 £64,750
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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -19 10 £51,250 +2.50% 2
Base SAS
UK

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 12 (100.00%) SAS
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) Finance
3 7 (58.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 6 (50.00%) Data Analysis
4 6 (50.00%) Analytics
5 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (33.33%) Statistics
6 4 (33.33%) Data Analytics
6 4 (33.33%) Dashboard Development
7 3 (25.00%) Data Management
7 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
8 2 (16.67%) Data Mining
8 2 (16.67%) Banking
8 2 (16.67%) Degree
8 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
8 2 (16.67%) QlikView
8 2 (16.67%) Credit Risk
8 2 (16.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (16.67%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
9 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk Modelling
9 1 (8.33%) IFRS
9 1 (8.33%) IFRS 9
9 1 (8.33%) Scorecard
9 1 (8.33%) Power BI
9 1 (8.33%) Customer Analytics
9 1 (8.33%) SAS Macro

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 12 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (16.67%) Data Mining
2 2 (16.67%) QlikView
2 2 (16.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (8.33%) Power BI
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) SAS Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Data Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Analytics Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Junior
4 2 (16.67%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Report Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) SAS Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior SAS Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk Modeller
5 1 (8.33%) SAS Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SAS Modeller
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Analytics
1 6 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (33.33%) Dashboard Development
3 4 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 4 (33.33%) Statistics
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (25.00%) Data Management
4 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
6 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk Modelling
6 1 (8.33%) Customer Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) Customer Insight
6 1 (8.33%) ETL
6 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (8.33%) Predictive Modelling
6 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (8.33%) Scorecard
6 1 (8.33%) Validation
6 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) SAS Macro
2 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
1 2 (16.67%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Basel II
1 1 (8.33%) IFRS
1 1 (8.33%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) Tableau