Period
to 20 July 2017

The median annual salary for an SAS Consultant was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

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

SAS Consultant
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 171 212 233
Rank change year-on-year +41 +21 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an SAS Consultant 50 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.96% 0.33% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.34% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 6
Scotland median annual salary £70,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -4.76% -16.00%
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,750
% change year-on-year - +6.95% -13.02%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4944 5584 6079
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.10% 95.65% 95.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3107 3370 3826
Scotland median annual salary £43,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.15% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

SAS Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for SAS Consultant in Scotland

SAS Consultant
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for SAS Consultant in Scotland

SAS Consultant
Salary Histogram in Scotland

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

Salary histogram for SAS Consultant in Scotland

SAS Consultant
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 Consultant within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 July 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 +17 36 £52,500 +5.00%
Glasgow - 5 £35,000 -
SAS Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, SAS Consultant 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 Consultant in the job title.

1 50 (100.00%) SAS
2 47 (94.00%) SQL
3 46 (92.00%) Finance
4 40 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 38 (76.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 37 (74.00%) Analytics
7 35 (70.00%) Base SAS
8 31 (62.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 29 (58.00%) Visual Analytics
9 29 (58.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
10 28 (56.00%) PROC SQL
10 28 (56.00%) Infrastructure Management
10 28 (56.00%) SAS Macro
10 28 (56.00%) Banking
10 28 (56.00%) ProC
11 19 (38.00%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (38.00%) Mentoring
12 16 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (30.00%) People Management
14 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
14 13 (26.00%) Oracle
15 9 (18.00%) Project Management
15 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
16 7 (14.00%) Data Warehouse
17 6 (12.00%) Big Data
18 4 (8.00%) Customer Engagement
18 4 (8.00%) Data Quality
18 4 (8.00%) SAS EBI
18 4 (8.00%) Java
18 4 (8.00%) ETL

SAS Consultant 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 50 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (76.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 35 (70.00%) Base SAS
3 31 (62.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 29 (58.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 7 (14.00%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (12.00%) Big Data
7 4 (8.00%) SAS EBI
7 4 (8.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 1 (2.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 28 (56.00%) ProC
General
1 46 (92.00%) Finance
2 28 (56.00%) Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 37 (74.00%) Analytics
3 29 (58.00%) Visual Analytics
4 28 (56.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 19 (38.00%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (38.00%) Mentoring
6 15 (30.00%) People Management
7 9 (18.00%) Project Management
7 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (8.00%) Customer Engagement
8 4 (8.00%) ETL
8 4 (8.00%) Information Management
9 3 (6.00%) Customer Analytics
10 2 (4.00%) Web Analytics
11 1 (2.00%) Business Analysis
11 1 (2.00%) Dashboard Development
11 1 (2.00%) Data Analysis
11 1 (2.00%) Data Analytics
11 1 (2.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (94.00%) SQL
2 28 (56.00%) PROC SQL
2 28 (56.00%) SAS Macro
3 4 (8.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (26.00%) Oracle
2 4 (8.00%) DataFlux
3 2 (4.00%) Teradata