Period
to 21 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Base SAS (SAS Base)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 171 207 232
Rank change year-on-year +36 +25 +11
Permanent jobs citing Base SAS 63 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.11% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.23% 0.49% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 25 7 10
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.20% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,650 £30,500
90th Percentile £68,000 £72,500 £49,500
UK median annual salary £48,000 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.71% +2.94% -5.56%

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 1953 1623 2027
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 34.47% 31.37% 31.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1213 967 1313
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £61,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%

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 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 +38 63 £47,500 +9.20%
Base SAS
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 63 (100.00%) SAS
2 56 (88.89%) Finance
3 55 (87.30%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 54 (85.71%) Analytics
5 53 (84.13%) SQL
6 46 (73.02%) Banking
7 40 (63.49%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 38 (60.32%) Visual Analytics
8 38 (60.32%) SAS Visual Analytics
8 38 (60.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 37 (58.73%) SAS Macro
10 35 (55.56%) ProC
10 35 (55.56%) PROC SQL
10 35 (55.56%) Infrastructure Management
11 29 (46.03%) Oracle
12 22 (34.92%) Analytical Skills
13 21 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
14 18 (28.57%) Microsoft
15 17 (26.98%) People Management
15 17 (26.98%) Mentoring
16 15 (23.81%) Credit Risk
17 12 (19.05%) Data Management
18 10 (15.87%) Data Analysis
18 10 (15.87%) Customer Analytics
19 9 (14.29%) QlikView
20 8 (12.70%) ETL
20 8 (12.70%) Tableau
21 7 (11.11%) Web Analytics
21 7 (11.11%) Marketing
21 7 (11.11%) Big Data

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 63 (100.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (87.30%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 40 (63.49%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 38 (60.32%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 9 (14.29%) QlikView
5 7 (11.11%) Big Data
6 5 (7.94%) OLAP
7 4 (6.35%) Cognos Report Studio
7 4 (6.35%) Oracle OLAP
7 4 (6.35%) Power BI
7 4 (6.35%) SAS EBI
8 3 (4.76%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 35 (55.56%) ProC
General
1 56 (88.89%) Finance
2 46 (73.02%) Banking
3 7 (11.11%) Marketing
4 3 (4.76%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (79.37%) Consultant
2 47 (74.60%) SAS Consultant
3 17 (26.98%) Senior Consultant
3 17 (26.98%) Senior SAS Consultant
4 9 (14.29%) Analyst
5 8 (12.70%) SAS Analyst
6 6 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (9.52%) Senior SAS Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 5 (7.94%) Data Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Management Consultant
8 4 (6.35%) SAS Data Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Senior Data Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Data Manager
9 3 (4.76%) QlikView Consultant
9 3 (4.76%) Report Manager
9 3 (4.76%) SAS BI Consultant
9 3 (4.76%) Technical Manager
9 3 (4.76%) Teradata Consultant
10 2 (3.17%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 22 (34.92%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (23.81%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (85.71%) Analytics
2 38 (60.32%) Stakeholder Management
2 38 (60.32%) Visual Analytics
3 35 (55.56%) Infrastructure Management
4 21 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (26.98%) Mentoring
5 17 (26.98%) People Management
6 12 (19.05%) Data Management
7 10 (15.87%) Customer Analytics
7 10 (15.87%) Data Analysis
8 8 (12.70%) ETL
9 7 (11.11%) Visualisation
9 7 (11.11%) Web Analytics
10 4 (6.35%) Business Development
10 4 (6.35%) Customer Insight
10 4 (6.35%) Data Modelling
11 3 (4.76%) Dashboard Development
11 3 (4.76%) Information Management
11 3 (4.76%) Project Management
11 3 (4.76%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (84.13%) SQL
2 37 (58.73%) SAS Macro
3 35 (55.56%) PROC SQL
4 4 (6.35%) Python
5 2 (3.17%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) Basel II
1 1 (1.59%) IFRS
1 1 (1.59%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 29 (46.03%) Oracle
2 18 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.70%) Tableau
4 7 (11.11%) Informatica
4 7 (11.11%) Teradata
5 4 (6.35%) Cognos
5 4 (6.35%) SAP
6 3 (4.76%) MicroStrategy