Period
to 20 April 2018

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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
England > South East
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 348 382 355
Rank change year-on-year +34 -27 -20
Permanent jobs citing SAS 204 173 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.64% 0.57% 0.81%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.75% 3.14% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 168 129 275
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £68,250 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -

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 5,434 5,511 7,571
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.15% 18.18% 19.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4,610 4,645 6,557
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% -

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing SAS as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for SAS in the South East

SAS
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAS in the South East over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

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 20 April 2018. 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 +14 85 £45,000 -5.26% 9
Surrey +52 79 £52,500 - 9
Buckinghamshire +18 46 £42,500 - 2
Berkshire -3 32 £54,250 +8.50% 5
Hampshire -18 23 £40,000 +14.29%
East Sussex -8 9 £62,500 +66.67% 1
Oxfordshire -12 7 £40,500 -14.74% 2
Kent +12 4 £55,000 +29.41% 2
West Sussex -17 3 £35,000 -
SAS
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, 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.

1 100 (49.02%) Analytics
2 93 (45.59%) SQL
3 66 (32.35%) Degree
4 61 (29.90%) Analytical Skills
5 55 (26.96%) Python
6 52 (25.49%) R
7 46 (22.55%) Finance
8 45 (22.06%) Java
9 43 (21.08%) Data Science
10 41 (20.10%) Statistics
11 40 (19.61%) Business Intelligence
12 39 (19.12%) Oracle
13 38 (18.63%) Mathematics
14 36 (17.65%) Hadoop
15 32 (15.69%) Machine Learning
16 31 (15.20%) ETL
17 30 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
18 28 (13.73%) Data Analytics
18 28 (13.73%) Amazon AWS
19 27 (13.24%) Big Data
20 26 (12.75%) Microsoft Excel
20 26 (12.75%) Computer Science
21 25 (12.25%) Agile Software Development
22 22 (10.78%) Data Analysis
22 22 (10.78%) Credit Risk
22 22 (10.78%) SQL Server
23 21 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
23 21 (10.29%) Mainframe
23 21 (10.29%) Linux
23 21 (10.29%) Visualisation

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 21 (10.29%) Apache Spark
2 10 (4.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (3.92%) Drupal
4 7 (3.43%) Apache Pig
5 4 (1.96%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.98%) CICS
6 2 (0.98%) Confluence
6 2 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.49%) Apache
7 1 (0.49%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 26 (12.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (7.84%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (5.88%) SPSS
4 10 (4.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (4.90%) Stata
5 4 (1.96%) Mathematica
5 4 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (4.41%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 28 (13.73%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (6.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (5.88%) Amazon S3
4 7 (3.43%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (2.94%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (0.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.49%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.49%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.45%) SAN
2 2 (0.98%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (0.98%) iSCSI
2 2 (0.98%) SMS
3 1 (0.49%) LAN
3 1 (0.49%) WAN
3 1 (0.49%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (17.65%) Hadoop
2 30 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (13.24%) Big Data
4 22 (10.78%) SQL Server
5 18 (8.82%) Apache Hive
6 17 (8.33%) Data Mining
7 16 (7.84%) Relational Database
8 13 (6.37%) BusinessObjects
8 13 (6.37%) QlikView
9 11 (5.39%) Base SAS
9 11 (5.39%) DB2
9 11 (5.39%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 11 (5.39%) SAS Visual Analytics
10 9 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (3.92%) MongoDB
11 8 (3.92%) NoSQL
12 7 (3.43%) Amazon Redshift
12 7 (3.43%) HBase
13 3 (1.47%) Power BI
13 3 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 10 (4.90%) Subversion
3 8 (3.92%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (2.45%) JUnit
5 3 (1.47%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.47%) JIRA
5 3 (1.47%) Selenium
6 2 (0.98%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.98%) Gerrit
6 2 (0.98%) Maven
6 2 (0.98%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.98%) Robot Framework
7 1 (0.49%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.49%) JMeter
7 1 (0.49%) LoadRunner
General
1 46 (22.55%) Finance
2 17 (8.33%) Retail
3 11 (5.39%) Banking
3 11 (5.39%) Marketing
4 9 (4.41%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.45%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.45%) Publishing
6 4 (1.96%) Dutch Language
6 4 (1.96%) French Language
6 4 (1.96%) German Language
7 3 (1.47%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.98%) Electronics
8 2 (0.98%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.49%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (29.41%) Analyst
2 37 (18.14%) Data Scientist
3 23 (11.27%) SAS Analyst
4 22 (10.78%) Developer
5 16 (7.84%) Architect
5 16 (7.84%) Senior Analyst
6 15 (7.35%) Analytics Manager
7 14 (6.86%) Risk Analyst
8 13 (6.37%) Senior Manager
9 12 (5.88%) Designer
10 11 (5.39%) Data Analyst
10 11 (5.39%) Graduate
11 10 (4.90%) Senior Analytics Manager
11 10 (4.90%) Senior Developer
11 10 (4.90%) Senior Risk Analyst
11 10 (4.90%) Solutions Designer
12 9 (4.41%) Credit Analyst
12 9 (4.41%) SAP Architect
12 9 (4.41%) SAP S/4HANA Architect
12 9 (4.41%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.90%) J2EE
1 10 (4.90%) Spring
2 8 (3.92%) AngularJS
2 8 (3.92%) HTML
2 8 (3.92%) Java EE
2 8 (3.92%) Spring Boot
3 7 (3.43%) TensorFlow
4 3 (1.47%) D3.js
4 3 (1.47%) ggplot
5 2 (0.98%) CSS
5 2 (0.98%) CSS3
5 2 (0.98%) Drools
5 2 (0.98%) HTML5
5 2 (0.98%) JDBC
5 2 (0.98%) jQuery
5 2 (0.98%) JSON
5 2 (0.98%) REST
5 2 (0.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (0.98%) Web Services
5 2 (0.98%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 61 (29.90%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (12.75%) Computer Science
3 22 (10.78%) Credit Risk
4 21 (10.29%) Algorithms
4 21 (10.29%) Mainframe
5 10 (4.90%) Enterprise Storage
5 10 (4.90%) Private Cloud
6 5 (2.45%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.96%) User Experience
8 3 (1.47%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.98%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.98%) IBM Mainframe
9 2 (0.98%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.98%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.49%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.29%) Linux
2 10 (4.90%) Unix
3 8 (3.92%) Windows
4 5 (2.45%) zOS
5 2 (0.98%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (49.02%) Analytics
2 43 (21.08%) Data Science
3 41 (20.10%) Statistics
4 40 (19.61%) Business Intelligence
5 38 (18.63%) Mathematics
6 32 (15.69%) Machine Learning
7 31 (15.20%) ETL
8 28 (13.73%) Data Analytics
9 25 (12.25%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (10.78%) Data Analysis
11 21 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 21 (10.29%) Visualisation
12 19 (9.31%) Data Visualisation
13 18 (8.82%) Artificial Intelligence
14 17 (8.33%) Data Management
14 17 (8.33%) Mentoring
14 17 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
14 17 (8.33%) Project Management
15 16 (7.84%) Predictive Analytics
16 14 (6.86%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 93 (45.59%) SQL
2 55 (26.96%) Python
3 52 (25.49%) R
4 45 (22.06%) Java
5 17 (8.33%) C
5 17 (8.33%) Scala
5 17 (8.33%) VBA
6 16 (7.84%) C++
6 16 (7.84%) MATLAB
7 14 (6.86%) PL/SQL
8 9 (4.41%) C#
9 8 (3.92%) PHP
10 7 (3.43%) VB
11 4 (1.96%) COBOL
11 4 (1.96%) Fortran
11 4 (1.96%) PL/1
12 3 (1.47%) Perl
12 3 (1.47%) SAS Macro
13 2 (0.98%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.98%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 66 (32.35%) Degree
2 19 (9.31%) Numerate Degree
3 18 (8.82%) PhD
4 10 (4.90%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (4.41%) MBA
6 4 (1.96%) Master's Degree
7 3 (1.47%) SAS Certification
8 2 (0.98%) ISEB
8 2 (0.98%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.98%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.98%) PMP
9 1 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.49%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.82%) Data Quality
2 13 (6.37%) QA
3 9 (4.41%) IFRS
3 9 (4.41%) IFRS 9
4 1 (0.49%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (3.92%) Apache Flume
2 7 (3.43%) HDFS
3 2 (0.98%) ACF2
3 2 (0.98%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.98%) RACF
Systems Management
1 7 (3.43%) Oozie
2 3 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.98%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.49%) Terraform
Vendors
1 39 (19.12%) Oracle
2 20 (9.80%) SAP
3 17 (8.33%) Capita
3 17 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 15 (7.35%) Talend
5 13 (6.37%) Tableau
6 12 (5.88%) Teradata
7 9 (4.41%) Ab Initio
8 4 (1.96%) Google
8 4 (1.96%) IBM
9 3 (1.47%) Twitter
10 2 (0.98%) Cloudera
10 2 (0.98%) HP
10 2 (0.98%) Informatica
10 2 (0.98%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.49%) Adobe
11 1 (0.49%) Cognos
11 1 (0.49%) Hortonworks
11 1 (0.49%) MapR