Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Base SAS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Base SAS over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Base SAS (SAS Base)
UK
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 974 1103 1055
Rank change year-on-year +129 -48 +24
Permanent jobs citing Base SAS 202 88 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.050% 0.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.38% 0.17% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 153 86 198
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -3.95%
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,500 £31,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £67,500 £56,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +28.00% -11.76% +6.25%

Base SAS is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 53,143 52,794 66,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.53% 29.85% 31.62%
Number of salaries quoted 44,049 45,199 55,830
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Base SAS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Base SAS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Base SAS in the UK

Base SAS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Base SAS in the UK

Base SAS
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Base SAS over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Base SAS in the UK

Base SAS
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Base SAS within the UK over the 6 months to 19 January 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
England +94 164 £52,500 +10.53% 7
UK excluding London +111 147 £48,000 +28.00% 2
North of England +54 60 £47,500 +35.71%
London +26 53 £57,000 +14.00% 5
North West - 53 £47,500 -
Scotland +10 46 £49,000 +12.64%
West Midlands +56 39 £60,000 -1.23%
Midlands +49 39 £60,000 +42.86%
South East -7 11 £42,500 +7.59% 1
Yorkshire +30 7 £37,500 +7.14%
East of England +14 5 £37,500 -5.06% 1

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing Base SAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Base SAS.

1 202 (100.00%) SAS
2 170 (84.16%) Analytics
3 153 (75.74%) Finance
4 137 (67.82%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 134 (66.34%) SQL
6 133 (65.84%) Banking
7 110 (54.46%) Visual Analytics
7 110 (54.46%) SAS Visual Analytics
8 99 (49.01%) Stakeholder Management
9 98 (48.51%) Infrastructure Management
10 93 (46.04%) SAS Macro
11 91 (45.05%) ProC
11 91 (45.05%) PROC SQL
11 91 (45.05%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 70 (34.65%) Analytical Skills
13 55 (27.23%) Mentoring
14 54 (26.73%) People Management
15 45 (22.28%) Oracle
16 32 (15.84%) Business Intelligence
16 32 (15.84%) Microsoft
17 27 (13.37%) SAS Certification
17 27 (13.37%) Tableau
18 26 (12.87%) QlikView
18 26 (12.87%) Credit Risk
18 26 (12.87%) Data Analysis
19 24 (11.88%) Visualisation
20 21 (10.40%) Data Management
20 21 (10.40%) Project Management
21 18 (8.91%) Statistics
21 18 (8.91%) Degree

Base SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 202 (100.00%) SAS
2 2 (0.99%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (7.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (6.93%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (6.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (4.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.97%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (0.99%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.49%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (0.99%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (67.82%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 110 (54.46%) SAS Visual Analytics
3 91 (45.05%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 26 (12.87%) QlikView
5 9 (4.46%) Data Mart
5 9 (4.46%) Data Mining
6 8 (3.96%) SAS EBI
7 7 (3.47%) OLAP
8 6 (2.97%) Big Data
8 6 (2.97%) Cognos Report Studio
8 6 (2.97%) Oracle OLAP
9 5 (2.48%) Power BI
9 5 (2.48%) SAS Enterprise Miner
10 2 (0.99%) BigQuery
10 2 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 91 (45.05%) ProC
2 2 (0.99%) JIRA
General
1 153 (75.74%) Finance
2 133 (65.84%) Banking
3 12 (5.94%) International Banking
4 11 (5.45%) Marketing
5 4 (1.98%) Advertising
5 4 (1.98%) Retail
6 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 115 (56.93%) Consultant
2 105 (51.98%) SAS Consultant
3 55 (27.23%) Analyst
4 49 (24.26%) Senior Consultant
4 49 (24.26%) Senior SAS Consultant
5 34 (16.83%) SAS Analyst
6 29 (14.36%) Senior Analyst
7 21 (10.40%) Analytics Consultant
8 20 (9.90%) Developer
8 20 (9.90%) SAS Developer
9 16 (7.92%) Visual Analytics Consultant
10 15 (7.43%) Risk Analyst
10 15 (7.43%) Senior SAS Analyst
11 12 (5.94%) Data Analyst
12 11 (5.45%) SAS Data Integration Studio Consultant
13 9 (4.46%) Senior Risk Analyst
14 8 (3.96%) Credit Analyst
14 8 (3.96%) Credit Risk Analyst
14 8 (3.96%) Junior
14 8 (3.96%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 70 (34.65%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (12.87%) Credit Risk
3 9 (4.46%) Data Structures
4 6 (2.97%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (1.98%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.99%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.99%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.99%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.95%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (84.16%) Analytics
2 110 (54.46%) Visual Analytics
3 99 (49.01%) Stakeholder Management
4 98 (48.51%) Infrastructure Management
5 55 (27.23%) Mentoring
6 54 (26.73%) People Management
7 32 (15.84%) Business Intelligence
8 26 (12.87%) Data Analysis
9 24 (11.88%) Visualisation
10 21 (10.40%) Data Management
10 21 (10.40%) Project Management
11 18 (8.91%) Statistics
12 14 (6.93%) Data Analytics
12 14 (6.93%) Mathematics
13 13 (6.44%) ETL
14 11 (5.45%) Customer Analytics
15 9 (4.46%) Customer Insight
15 9 (4.46%) Data Modelling
15 9 (4.46%) Time Management
16 7 (3.47%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 134 (66.34%) SQL
2 93 (46.04%) SAS Macro
3 91 (45.05%) PROC SQL
4 8 (3.96%) Python
5 6 (2.97%) R
6 3 (1.49%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.99%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (13.37%) SAS Certification
2 18 (8.91%) Degree
3 9 (4.46%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (1.49%) ACCA
4 3 (1.49%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.46%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.50%) CDISC
Vendors
1 45 (22.28%) Oracle
2 32 (15.84%) Microsoft
3 27 (13.37%) Tableau
4 9 (4.46%) Informatica
4 9 (4.46%) Teradata
5 6 (2.97%) Cognos
5 6 (2.97%) SAP
6 3 (1.49%) Google
6 3 (1.49%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (0.99%) Adobe