Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for an SAS Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS Analyst
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 213 206 231
Rank change year-on-year -7 +25 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an SAS Analyst 15 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.27% 0.078% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.081% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 4
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,250 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.69% -23.04% +76.92%
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,400 £33,125
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,700 £68,750
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Scotland
Permanent vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 5425 4916 6134
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.17% 95.98% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3474 3055 3946
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

SAS Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured SAS Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for SAS Analyst in Scotland

SAS Analyst
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for SAS Analyst in Scotland

SAS Analyst
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAS Analyst in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SAS Analyst in Scotland

SAS Analyst
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS Analyst within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 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 +3 15 £45,000 +3.45% 2
SAS Analyst
UK

SAS Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, SAS Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring SAS Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) SAS
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
3 10 (66.67%) Credit Risk
4 9 (60.00%) Finance
5 8 (53.33%) Base SAS
6 7 (46.67%) Data Analysis
6 7 (46.67%) Banking
7 5 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (33.33%) Tableau
7 5 (33.33%) Analytics
8 4 (26.67%) Power BI
8 4 (26.67%) Customer Insight
8 4 (26.67%) Visualisation
8 4 (26.67%) Oracle
8 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
8 4 (26.67%) QlikView
8 4 (26.67%) Data Management
8 4 (26.67%) ETL
9 3 (20.00%) International Banking
10 2 (13.33%) Statistical Modelling
10 2 (13.33%) Data Analytics
10 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (13.33%) Data Mining
10 2 (13.33%) SAS Certification
11 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
11 1 (6.67%) SPSS
11 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
11 1 (6.67%) Python
11 1 (6.67%) Games

SAS Analyst Skill Set
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 15 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) Base SAS
2 5 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 4 (26.67%) Power BI
3 4 (26.67%) QlikView
4 2 (13.33%) Data Mining
5 1 (6.67%) Big Data
5 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Banking
3 3 (20.00%) International Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Credit Risk
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Data Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) Analytics
2 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (26.67%) Customer Insight
3 4 (26.67%) Data Management
3 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
3 4 (26.67%) ETL
3 4 (26.67%) Visualisation
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analytics
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) Actionable Insight
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
2 1 (6.67%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) SAS Certification
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Tableau
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Vertica