The median annual salary for a SAS Consultant was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 30 April 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
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 145 156
Rank change year-on-year +22 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring an SAS Consultant 19 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.81% 0.52% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.55% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 4
Median salary £70,000 £47,500 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.36% -11.62%  
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +55.55% +11.11%  

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 2241 2734 3013
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.28% 95.16% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1398 1694 1887
Median salary £41,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

SAS Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland that featured SAS Consultant in the job title.

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 3 months to 30 April 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 3 months to 30 April 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
Edinburgh -2 7 £55,000 +15.78% 5
Glasgow - 5 £35,000 - 1
SAS Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 27 (100.00%) SAS
2 26 (96.30%) SQL
3 23 (85.19%) Finance
4 16 (59.26%) Analytics
5 15 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (51.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (40.74%) Project Management
7 11 (40.74%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 10 (37.04%) Base SAS
9 9 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (25.93%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 7 (25.93%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (22.22%) SAS Visual Analytics
11 6 (22.22%) Mentoring
11 6 (22.22%) Visual Analytics
12 5 (18.52%) Line Management
12 5 (18.52%) SAS EBI
12 5 (18.52%) Data Mining
12 5 (18.52%) ETL
12 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (18.52%) Risk Management
12 5 (18.52%) Data Analysis
12 5 (18.52%) Data Quality
13 4 (14.81%) Machine Learning
13 4 (14.81%) Big Data
13 4 (14.81%) Functional Testing
13 4 (14.81%) Apache Pig
13 4 (14.81%) Ambari
13 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Management

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 27 (100.00%) SAS
2 4 (14.81%) Apache Pig
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 10 (37.04%) Base SAS
3 7 (25.93%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (25.93%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 6 (22.22%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 5 (18.52%) Data Mining
5 5 (18.52%) SAS EBI
6 4 (14.81%) Apache Hive
6 4 (14.81%) Big Data
6 4 (14.81%) Hadoop
6 4 (14.81%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 1 (3.70%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.70%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) ProC
General
1 23 (85.19%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Banking
2 4 (14.81%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.70%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.70%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Analytics
2 15 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (51.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (40.74%) Project Management
5 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 6 (22.22%) Mentoring
6 6 (22.22%) Visual Analytics
7 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (18.52%) Data Analysis
7 5 (18.52%) ETL
7 5 (18.52%) Line Management
7 5 (18.52%) Risk Management
8 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
8 4 (14.81%) Change Control
8 4 (14.81%) Customer Engagement
8 4 (14.81%) Factor Analysis
8 4 (14.81%) Functional Testing
8 4 (14.81%) Information Management
8 4 (14.81%) Regression Analysis
8 4 (14.81%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (96.30%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) Java
2 4 (14.81%) PROC SQL
2 4 (14.81%) Python
2 4 (14.81%) R
2 4 (14.81%) SAS Macro
3 1 (3.70%) JCL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Ambari
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) DataFlux
2 1 (3.70%) IBM
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Teradata
Edinburgh
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Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago