Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Base SAS (SAS Base)
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 954 1093 1089
Rank change year-on-year +139 -4 -30
Permanent jobs citing Base SAS 235 126 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.067% 0.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.43% 0.23% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 180 123 206
UK median annual salary £48,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.53% -5.56%
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -5.88% +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 54401 55452 68917
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.26% 29.64% 31.51%
Number of salaries quoted 44789 47398 58029
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Base SAS in the UK

Base SAS
Top 12 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 20 November 2017. 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 +119 189 £48,000 +9.09% 5
UK excluding London +145 182 £48,000 +20.00% 5
North of England +72 70 £48,000 +20.00% 4
North West +58 69 £48,000 +20.00% 4
Scotland +37 63 £47,500 +9.20%
Midlands +63 53 £56,250 +33.93%
London -7 51 £57,500 +15.00%
West Midlands +56 50 £60,000 -1.23%
South East +10 14 £42,500 +13.33%
East of England +6 5 £37,500 -5.06% 1
East Midlands +29 3 £45,000 +7.14%
Yorkshire +7 1 £37,500 -11.76%

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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.

1 235 (100.00%) SAS
2 201 (85.53%) Analytics
3 177 (75.32%) Finance
4 172 (73.19%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 167 (71.06%) Banking
6 165 (70.21%) SQL
7 149 (63.40%) Visual Analytics
7 149 (63.40%) SAS Visual Analytics
8 134 (57.02%) Infrastructure Management
9 133 (56.60%) ProC
9 133 (56.60%) PROC SQL
10 130 (55.32%) SAS Macro
11 126 (53.62%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 124 (52.77%) Stakeholder Management
13 88 (37.45%) Analytical Skills
14 68 (28.94%) Mentoring
15 67 (28.51%) People Management
16 65 (27.66%) Oracle
17 52 (22.13%) Microsoft
18 40 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
19 33 (14.04%) SAS Certification
20 29 (12.34%) Credit Risk
21 28 (11.91%) Tableau
22 26 (11.06%) QlikView
23 25 (10.64%) Visualisation
24 21 (8.94%) Data Management
25 20 (8.51%) Project Management
26 19 (8.09%) Microsoft Excel
27 17 (7.23%) Data Analysis
28 16 (6.81%) ETL

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
1 235 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (8.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (6.38%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (6.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 13 (5.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.98%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (73.19%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 149 (63.40%) SAS Visual Analytics
3 126 (53.62%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 26 (11.06%) QlikView
5 14 (5.96%) Data Mart
6 10 (4.26%) SAS EBI
7 9 (3.83%) Big Data
8 8 (3.40%) OLAP
9 7 (2.98%) Cognos Report Studio
9 7 (2.98%) Oracle OLAP
10 6 (2.55%) Data Mining
10 6 (2.55%) Hadoop
11 5 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.70%) Power BI
13 3 (1.28%) SAS Enterprise Miner
14 2 (0.85%) SQL Server
15 1 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
15 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
15 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 133 (56.60%) ProC
General
1 177 (75.32%) Finance
2 167 (71.06%) Banking
3 11 (4.68%) International Banking
4 10 (4.26%) Marketing
5 9 (3.83%) Retail
6 2 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 153 (65.11%) Consultant
2 147 (62.55%) SAS Consultant
3 67 (28.51%) Senior Consultant
3 67 (28.51%) Senior SAS Consultant
4 43 (18.30%) Analyst
5 30 (12.77%) SAS Data Integration Studio Consultant
6 26 (11.06%) Developer
6 26 (11.06%) SAS Analyst
6 26 (11.06%) SAS Developer
7 20 (8.51%) Senior Analyst
8 18 (7.66%) Analytics Consultant
9 17 (7.23%) Visual Analytics Consultant
10 14 (5.96%) Risk Analyst
11 10 (4.26%) Senior SAS Analyst
12 9 (3.83%) Data Analyst
12 9 (3.83%) Senior Risk Analyst
13 8 (3.40%) Programmer
14 7 (2.98%) Business Intelligence Consultant
14 7 (2.98%) Credit Analyst
14 7 (2.98%) Credit Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 88 (37.45%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (12.34%) Credit Risk
3 14 (5.96%) Data Structures
4 8 (3.40%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (1.70%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.85%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.85%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.85%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.26%) Unix
2 2 (0.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (85.53%) Analytics
2 149 (63.40%) Visual Analytics
3 134 (57.02%) Infrastructure Management
4 124 (52.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 68 (28.94%) Mentoring
6 67 (28.51%) People Management
7 40 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
8 25 (10.64%) Visualisation
9 21 (8.94%) Data Management
10 20 (8.51%) Project Management
11 17 (7.23%) Data Analysis
12 16 (6.81%) ETL
13 14 (5.96%) Time Management
14 13 (5.53%) Customer Analytics
15 10 (4.26%) Data Analytics
16 9 (3.83%) Web Analytics
17 8 (3.40%) Data Modelling
18 7 (2.98%) Statistical Modelling
18 7 (2.98%) Statistics
18 7 (2.98%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 165 (70.21%) SQL
2 133 (56.60%) PROC SQL
3 130 (55.32%) SAS Macro
4 15 (6.38%) Python
5 12 (5.11%) R
6 4 (1.70%) VBA
7 1 (0.43%) Perl
7 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (14.04%) SAS Certification
2 5 (2.13%) Degree
3 2 (0.85%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.96%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.85%) IFRS
2 2 (0.85%) IFRS 9
3 1 (0.43%) Basel II
3 1 (0.43%) CDISC
3 1 (0.43%) QA
Vendors
1 65 (27.66%) Oracle
2 52 (22.13%) Microsoft
3 28 (11.91%) Tableau
4 10 (4.26%) Informatica
4 10 (4.26%) Teradata
5 7 (2.98%) Cognos
5 7 (2.98%) SAP
6 3 (1.28%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (0.85%) Adobe