Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Base SAS (SAS Base)
UK
6 months to
23 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 946 1094 1116
Rank change year-on-year +148 +22 -90
Permanent jobs citing Base SAS 229 128 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.066% 0.087%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.43% 0.22% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 162 122 172
UK median annual salary £50,000 £43,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.28% - -9.47%
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,500 £31,775
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,000 £59,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,000 £40,000 £41,375
% change year-on-year +20.00% -3.32% +3.44%

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 53674 57698 69966
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.59% 29.74% 31.70%
Number of salaries quoted 44202 49159 59137
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 23 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Base SAS in the UK

Base SAS
Top 14 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 23 September 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 +122 186 £52,500 +26.51% 2
UK excluding London +159 178 £48,000 +20.00% 2
North of England +52 71 £48,000 +20.00%
North West +41 67 £48,000 +20.00%
Scotland +48 64 £40,000 -17.95%
Midlands +100 58 £52,500 +25.00%
West Midlands - 55 £55,000 -
London +29 50 £57,500 +15.00%
South East +32 10 £42,500 +21.43% 2
East Midlands +32 3 £45,000 +7.14%
Yorkshire +20 3 £33,000 -22.35%
South West +21 1 £65,000 +8.33%
North East +20 1 £33,000 +6.88%
Wales +13 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 229 (100.00%) SAS
2 189 (82.53%) Analytics
3 184 (80.35%) SQL
4 183 (79.91%) Finance
5 173 (75.55%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 156 (68.12%) Banking
7 151 (65.94%) Visual Analytics
7 151 (65.94%) SAS Visual Analytics
8 150 (65.50%) PROC SQL
8 150 (65.50%) ProC
9 146 (63.76%) Infrastructure Management
10 135 (58.95%) Stakeholder Management
11 134 (58.52%) SAS Macro
12 131 (57.21%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 101 (44.10%) Analytical Skills
14 76 (33.19%) Mentoring
15 75 (32.75%) People Management
16 66 (28.82%) Oracle
17 59 (25.76%) Microsoft
18 33 (14.41%) Business Intelligence
19 28 (12.23%) SAS Certification
20 24 (10.48%) Tableau
21 23 (10.04%) Microsoft Excel
22 22 (9.61%) Data Quality
23 20 (8.73%) QlikView
24 19 (8.30%) Visualisation
25 18 (7.86%) Microsoft Office
25 18 (7.86%) Project Management
25 18 (7.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
26 17 (7.42%) Data Structures

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
1 229 (100.00%) SAS
2 1 (0.44%) Apache Pig
2 1 (0.44%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 23 (10.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (7.86%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (7.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 15 (6.55%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.44%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (3.06%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (75.55%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 151 (65.94%) SAS Visual Analytics
3 131 (57.21%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 20 (8.73%) QlikView
5 16 (6.99%) Data Mart
6 13 (5.68%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (5.24%) SAS EBI
8 10 (4.37%) Big Data
9 9 (3.93%) Hadoop
10 7 (3.06%) Cognos Report Studio
10 7 (3.06%) Data Mining
10 7 (3.06%) OLAP
10 7 (3.06%) Oracle OLAP
11 6 (2.62%) SAS Enterprise Miner
12 2 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.87%) SQL Server
13 1 (0.44%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.44%) Impala
13 1 (0.44%) Ingres
13 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 150 (65.50%) ProC
General
1 183 (79.91%) Finance
2 156 (68.12%) Banking
3 10 (4.37%) Retail
4 6 (2.62%) Marketing
5 4 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.44%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 164 (71.62%) Consultant
2 158 (69.00%) SAS Consultant
3 74 (32.31%) Senior Consultant
3 74 (32.31%) Senior SAS Consultant
4 32 (13.97%) Developer
4 32 (13.97%) SAS Data Integration Studio Consultant
4 32 (13.97%) SAS Developer
5 19 (8.30%) Analyst
6 18 (7.86%) Analytics Consultant
7 17 (7.42%) Visual Analytics Consultant
8 8 (3.49%) Data Consultant
8 8 (3.49%) Programmer
8 8 (3.49%) SAS Analyst
9 7 (3.06%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 5 (2.18%) Data Analyst
10 5 (2.18%) Risk Analyst
11 4 (1.75%) Credit Analyst
11 4 (1.75%) Credit Risk Analyst
12 3 (1.31%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 3 (1.31%) SAS Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.44%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 101 (44.10%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.42%) Data Structures
3 16 (6.99%) Credit Risk
4 9 (3.93%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.31%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.44%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.68%) Unix
2 4 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (82.53%) Analytics
2 151 (65.94%) Visual Analytics
3 146 (63.76%) Infrastructure Management
4 135 (58.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 76 (33.19%) Mentoring
6 75 (32.75%) People Management
7 33 (14.41%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (8.30%) Visualisation
9 18 (7.86%) Project Management
10 16 (6.99%) Time Management
11 14 (6.11%) Data Management
11 14 (6.11%) ETL
12 11 (4.80%) Customer Analytics
12 11 (4.80%) Data Analytics
13 6 (2.62%) Statistics
14 5 (2.18%) Mathematics
14 5 (2.18%) Web Analytics
15 4 (1.75%) Agile Software Development
15 4 (1.75%) Project Planning
15 4 (1.75%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 184 (80.35%) SQL
2 150 (65.50%) PROC SQL
3 134 (58.52%) SAS Macro
4 16 (6.99%) Python
5 13 (5.68%) R
6 8 (3.49%) VBA
7 3 (1.31%) Java
8 2 (0.87%) Perl
8 2 (0.87%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.87%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 28 (12.23%) SAS Certification
2 6 (2.62%) Degree
3 4 (1.75%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.61%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.31%) IFRS
2 3 (1.31%) IFRS 9
3 2 (0.87%) QA
4 1 (0.44%) Basel II
4 1 (0.44%) IAS 39
4 1 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 66 (28.82%) Oracle
2 59 (25.76%) Microsoft
3 24 (10.48%) Tableau
4 9 (3.93%) Teradata
5 8 (3.49%) SAP
6 7 (3.06%) Cognos
6 7 (3.06%) Informatica
7 3 (1.31%) DataFlux