Period
to 8 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for SAS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAS over the 6 months to 8 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
England > South East
6 months to
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 383 354 359
Rank change year-on-year -29 +5 +24
Permanent jobs citing SAS 63 177 211
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.30% 0.66% 0.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.12% 4.47% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 69 128 185
Median annual salary £57,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,399 £26,675 £29,650
90th Percentile £90,000 £69,125 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +3.96% +6.32%

SAS is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2,976 3,957 5,450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.15% 14.79% 17.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2,397 3,294 4,629
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing SAS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for SAS in the South East

SAS
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SAS in the South East.

Salary trend for SAS in the South East

SAS
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing SAS in the South East over the 6 months to 8 April 2020.

Salary histogram for SAS in the South East

SAS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the South East region over the 6 months to 8 April 2020. 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
Thames Valley +10 24 £90,000 +132.26% 4
Berkshire +24 15 £90,000 +30.91% 2
Surrey +34 12 £45,000 +5.88%
East Sussex +6 11 £60,000 +9.09%
Buckinghamshire +10 7 £50,250 +41.55% 2
Hampshire -34 7 £45,000 -18.18% 1
West Sussex +23 3 £37,500 -6.25%
Kent +17 3 £35,000 -39.13%
Oxfordshire +21 2 £43,250 -
SAS
England

For the 6 months to 8 April 2020, IT jobs citing 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 South East region with a requirement for SAS.

1 47 (74.60%) SQL
2 34 (53.97%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (44.44%) Analytics
4 24 (38.10%) Python
4 24 (38.10%) Tableau
5 20 (31.75%) Data Science
5 20 (31.75%) Finance
6 19 (30.16%) ETL
7 17 (26.98%) R
8 16 (25.40%) AWS
8 16 (25.40%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (22.22%) Actionable Insight
9 14 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
10 13 (20.63%) Microsoft
10 13 (20.63%) Relational Database
11 12 (19.05%) QA
11 12 (19.05%) ITIL
12 11 (17.46%) Data Integration
12 11 (17.46%) Process Improvement
12 11 (17.46%) Customer Acquisition
12 11 (17.46%) Performance Metrics
13 10 (15.87%) Degree
13 10 (15.87%) Mathematics
14 9 (14.29%) Visualisation
15 8 (12.70%) Root Cause Analysis
15 8 (12.70%) Power BI
15 8 (12.70%) PostgreSQL
15 8 (12.70%) ITSM
15 8 (12.70%) CRM
15 8 (12.70%) VBA

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (7.94%) Apache Spark
2 3 (4.76%) IIS
2 3 (4.76%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.76%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.59%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (9.52%) SPSS
2 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (4.76%) SAP GTS
3 1 (1.59%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 16 (25.40%) AWS
2 8 (12.70%) Power Platform
3 6 (9.52%) Azure
4 3 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (4.76%) IaaS
4 3 (4.76%) PaaS
4 3 (4.76%) SaaS
5 2 (3.17%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (3.17%) Google Analytics
6 1 (1.59%) Boomi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.63%) Relational Database
2 8 (12.70%) DB2
2 8 (12.70%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (12.70%) Power BI
3 7 (11.11%) Data Mining
4 6 (9.52%) Big Data
4 6 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (9.52%) SQL Server
5 5 (7.94%) Base SAS
5 5 (7.94%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (7.94%) Hadoop
5 5 (7.94%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 5 (7.94%) SAS EBI
6 4 (6.35%) MySQL
6 4 (6.35%) NoSQL
7 3 (4.76%) QlikView
8 2 (3.17%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (3.17%) SAS Visual Analytics
8 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.59%) JIRA
2 1 (1.59%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 20 (31.75%) Finance
2 7 (11.11%) Banking
3 6 (9.52%) Marketing
4 2 (3.17%) Retail
4 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (41.27%) Analyst
2 14 (22.22%) Data Analyst
3 12 (19.05%) Data Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) Insight Analyst
4 8 (12.70%) IT Manager
5 5 (7.94%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (6.35%) Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Finance Manager
6 4 (6.35%) IT Operations Manager
6 4 (6.35%) Operations Manager
6 4 (6.35%) Python Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) SQL Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Administrator
7 3 (4.76%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Data Insight Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Data Scientist
7 3 (4.76%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.76%) Insight Data Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Pricing Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.40%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.94%) CMDB
2 5 (7.94%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.17%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.17%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.59%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.59%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.52%) Linux
2 1 (1.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (53.97%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (44.44%) Analytics
3 20 (31.75%) Data Science
4 19 (30.16%) ETL
5 14 (22.22%) Actionable Insight
5 14 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
6 12 (19.05%) ITIL
7 11 (17.46%) Customer Acquisition
7 11 (17.46%) Data Integration
7 11 (17.46%) Performance Metrics
7 11 (17.46%) Process Improvement
8 10 (15.87%) Mathematics
9 9 (14.29%) Visualisation
10 8 (12.70%) CRM
10 8 (12.70%) ITSM
10 8 (12.70%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (12.70%) Service Delivery
10 8 (12.70%) Service Management
11 7 (11.11%) ERP
11 7 (11.11%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 47 (74.60%) SQL
2 24 (38.10%) Python
3 17 (26.98%) R
4 8 (12.70%) VBA
5 4 (6.35%) C#
5 4 (6.35%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.35%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.76%) Java
6 3 (4.76%) MATLAB
6 3 (4.76%) SAS Macro
7 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.59%) C
8 1 (1.59%) Scala
8 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) Degree
2 3 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.17%) MCP
3 2 (3.17%) SAS Certification
4 1 (1.59%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.05%) QA
2 7 (11.11%) COBIT
2 7 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 7 (11.11%) GDPR
3 4 (6.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (4.76%) MiFID
5 2 (3.17%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 24 (38.10%) Tableau
2 13 (20.63%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.11%) Oracle
4 5 (7.94%) Dynatrace
5 4 (6.35%) IBM
5 4 (6.35%) SAP
6 3 (4.76%) CA
6 3 (4.76%) HP
6 3 (4.76%) Hyperion
6 3 (4.76%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (4.76%) Remedy
6 3 (4.76%) ServiceNow
6 3 (4.76%) Siebel
7 2 (3.17%) Adobe
7 2 (3.17%) Google
8 1 (1.59%) Apteco
8 1 (1.59%) Dell
8 1 (1.59%) Informatica
8 1 (1.59%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com