Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS System
England > South East
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 346 387 332
Rank change year-on-year +41 -55 +45
Permanent jobs citing SAS 208 174 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.67% 0.56% 0.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.90% 3.07% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 161 130 338
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -3.23% -2.11%

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 5,334 5,675 8,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.07% 18.13% 19.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4,526 4,775 6,873
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,125 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £49,000 £46,235 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.98% +2.74% +5.88%

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 18 February 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 18 February 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
Surrey +53 88 £56,500 +7.62% 6
Thames Valley +16 79 £43,500 -8.42% 12
Buckinghamshire +19 38 £43,500 +16.00% 7
Berkshire +23 36 £47,500 - 3
Hampshire -16 19 £47,500 +26.67% 6
East Sussex -29 11 £58,750 +56.67%
Kent +21 7 £45,000 -4.76%
Oxfordshire -6 5 £56,250 -6.25% 2
Middlesex +12 2 £75,000 +42.86%
West Sussex -17 1 £67,500 +92.86%
SAS
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 94 (45.19%) SQL
2 82 (39.42%) Analytics
3 75 (36.06%) Analytical Skills
4 70 (33.65%) Degree
5 54 (25.96%) Finance
6 47 (22.60%) Python
7 44 (21.15%) Oracle
8 42 (20.19%) Statistics
9 41 (19.71%) R
10 40 (19.23%) Java
11 39 (18.75%) Mathematics
12 35 (16.83%) Data Science
13 34 (16.35%) Business Intelligence
14 33 (15.87%) Microsoft Excel
14 33 (15.87%) ETL
15 31 (14.90%) Data Warehouse
15 31 (14.90%) Agile Software Development
16 29 (13.94%) Project Management
17 26 (12.50%) Data Analytics
17 26 (12.50%) Mentoring
17 26 (12.50%) SAP
18 24 (11.54%) Hadoop
19 23 (11.06%) Retail
20 22 (10.58%) SQL Server
21 21 (10.10%) Linux
21 21 (10.10%) Computer Science
21 21 (10.10%) Machine Learning
21 21 (10.10%) Big Data
22 20 (9.62%) Credit Risk
22 20 (9.62%) Amazon AWS

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 14 (6.73%) Apache Spark
2 11 (5.29%) Drupal
3 9 (4.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (3.37%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.96%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 33 (15.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (6.73%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (5.77%) SPSS
4 9 (4.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (4.33%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (3.37%) Stata
6 4 (1.92%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 18 (8.65%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (7.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.44%) Amazon Kinesis
3 3 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.44%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.96%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.48%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.40%) SAN
2 2 (0.96%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (0.96%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.48%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.48%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 1 (0.48%) LAN
3 1 (0.48%) RapidIO
3 1 (0.48%) WAN
3 1 (0.48%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (14.90%) Data Warehouse
2 24 (11.54%) Hadoop
3 22 (10.58%) SQL Server
4 21 (10.10%) Big Data
5 17 (8.17%) Apache Hive
6 15 (7.21%) NoSQL
7 13 (6.25%) Data Mining
7 13 (6.25%) QlikView
8 12 (5.77%) Base SAS
8 12 (5.77%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 11 (5.29%) BusinessObjects
10 10 (4.81%) Relational Database
11 9 (4.33%) DB2
12 7 (3.37%) SAS EBI
12 7 (3.37%) SAS Visual Analytics
13 6 (2.88%) Amazon Redshift
13 6 (2.88%) HBase
13 6 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (2.40%) Oracle Database
14 5 (2.40%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 13 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 13 (6.25%) Subversion
2 11 (5.29%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (1.92%) JUnit
4 2 (0.96%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.96%) Gerrit
4 2 (0.96%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.96%) Maven
4 2 (0.96%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (0.96%) Robot Framework
4 2 (0.96%) Selenium
5 1 (0.48%) JIRA
General
1 54 (25.96%) Finance
2 23 (11.06%) Retail
3 20 (9.62%) Manufacturing
4 14 (6.73%) Marketing
5 9 (4.33%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.85%) Banking
7 5 (2.40%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.44%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.96%) Automotive
10 1 (0.48%) Electronics
10 1 (0.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 62 (29.81%) Analyst
2 34 (16.35%) Developer
3 28 (13.46%) Data Scientist
4 25 (12.02%) Architect
5 18 (8.65%) SAP Architect
5 18 (8.65%) SAP S/4HANA Architect
5 18 (8.65%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 18 (8.65%) Solutions Architect
6 17 (8.17%) SAS Analyst
7 15 (7.21%) Data Analyst
8 14 (6.73%) Senior Analyst
9 13 (6.25%) Analytics Manager
9 13 (6.25%) Graduate
9 13 (6.25%) SAS Developer
10 12 (5.77%) Designer
11 11 (5.29%) Senior Developer
12 10 (4.81%) Insight Analyst
12 10 (4.81%) Java Developer
12 10 (4.81%) Senior Java Developer
12 10 (4.81%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.25%) Spring
2 12 (5.77%) J2EE
3 11 (5.29%) AngularJS
3 11 (5.29%) Java EE
3 11 (5.29%) Spring Boot
4 3 (1.44%) HTML
4 3 (1.44%) Natural Language Processing
4 3 (1.44%) TensorFlow
5 2 (0.96%) CSS
5 2 (0.96%) CSS3
5 2 (0.96%) Drools
5 2 (0.96%) HTML5
5 2 (0.96%) JDBC
5 2 (0.96%) jQuery
5 2 (0.96%) LDAP
5 2 (0.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (0.96%) XML
6 1 (0.48%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 75 (36.06%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (10.10%) Computer Science
3 20 (9.62%) Credit Risk
4 19 (9.13%) Mainframe
5 17 (8.17%) Algorithms
6 10 (4.81%) Enterprise Storage
6 10 (4.81%) Management Information System
6 10 (4.81%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.44%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.96%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.96%) User Experience
9 1 (0.48%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.48%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.48%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.48%) FMCG
9 1 (0.48%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.48%) GPGPU
9 1 (0.48%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.10%) Linux
2 15 (7.21%) Unix
3 5 (2.40%) zOS
4 3 (1.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (39.42%) Analytics
2 42 (20.19%) Statistics
3 39 (18.75%) Mathematics
4 35 (16.83%) Data Science
5 34 (16.35%) Business Intelligence
6 33 (15.87%) ETL
7 31 (14.90%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (13.94%) Project Management
9 26 (12.50%) Data Analytics
9 26 (12.50%) Mentoring
10 21 (10.10%) Machine Learning
11 20 (9.62%) Data Analysis
11 20 (9.62%) Visualisation
12 19 (9.13%) Time Management
13 18 (8.65%) Business Development
13 18 (8.65%) SAP Implementation
14 17 (8.17%) Data Visualisation
15 15 (7.21%) Statistical Analysis
16 14 (6.73%) Data Management
17 13 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 94 (45.19%) SQL
2 47 (22.60%) Python
3 41 (19.71%) R
4 40 (19.23%) Java
5 20 (9.62%) MATLAB
5 20 (9.62%) VBA
6 16 (7.69%) PL/SQL
7 12 (5.77%) C
8 11 (5.29%) PHP
9 10 (4.81%) C++
10 8 (3.85%) C#
10 8 (3.85%) Scala
11 5 (2.40%) VB
12 4 (1.92%) Fortran
13 3 (1.44%) JavaScript
13 3 (1.44%) SAS Macro
13 3 (1.44%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.96%) COBOL
14 2 (0.96%) Perl
14 2 (0.96%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 70 (33.65%) Degree
2 18 (8.65%) MBA
3 15 (7.21%) Numerate Degree
4 13 (6.25%) PhD
5 10 (4.81%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (1.92%) Master's Degree
7 3 (1.44%) SAS Certification
8 1 (0.48%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.48%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.13%) QA
2 17 (8.17%) Data Quality
3 10 (4.81%) IFRS
3 10 (4.81%) IFRS 9
4 1 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (2.88%) Apache Flume
1 6 (2.88%) HDFS
2 2 (0.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.88%) Oozie
2 2 (0.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 44 (21.15%) Oracle
2 26 (12.50%) SAP
3 18 (8.65%) Tableau
4 16 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 16 (7.69%) Talend
5 13 (6.25%) Capita
6 12 (5.77%) Teradata
7 9 (4.33%) Ab Initio
8 6 (2.88%) Google
9 4 (1.92%) IBM
10 3 (1.44%) Twitter
11 2 (0.96%) Adobe
11 2 (0.96%) Cognos
11 2 (0.96%) Minitab
12 1 (0.48%) comScore
12 1 (0.48%) Informatica
12 1 (0.48%) Intel
12 1 (0.48%) MicroStrategy