Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Base SAS (SAS Base)
UK
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1091 1053 1123
Rank change year-on-year -38 +70 -10
Permanent jobs citing Base SAS 105 107 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.061% 0.063% 0.084%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.20% 0.21% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 52 82 152
UK median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +5.88% -3.95%
10th Percentile £26,825 £31,250 £32,275
90th Percentile £90,000 £62,500 £63,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,250 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.94% - -

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 52,686 52,174 62,384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.68% 30.90% 31.03%
Number of salaries quoted 43,330 44,260 53,072
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.20% +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 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Base SAS in the UK

Base SAS
Top 10 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 21 May 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 +7 93 £55,000 +22.22% 18
UK excluding London -40 58 £41,250 -2.94% 13
London 0 47 £59,500 +3.48% 6
North of England +19 36 £47,500 +26.67% 7
North West +9 20 £47,500 +8.57% 1
Yorkshire +31 16 £42,500 +21.43% 6
Scotland -41 12 £50,000 - 1
South East -19 7 £27,500 -38.89% 2
East Midlands +9 3 £40,000 +40.35%
Midlands -3 3 £40,000 +14.29%

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, IT jobs citing Base 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 with a requirement for Base SAS.

1 105 (100.00%) SAS
2 85 (80.95%) Analytics
3 79 (75.24%) Finance
4 67 (63.81%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 53 (50.48%) SQL
6 51 (48.57%) Analytical Skills
7 47 (44.76%) Banking
8 38 (36.19%) Stakeholder Management
9 29 (27.62%) Data Management
10 28 (26.67%) Degree
10 28 (26.67%) ETL
10 28 (26.67%) Big Data
11 27 (25.71%) Mentoring
11 27 (25.71%) Statistics
12 26 (24.76%) Unix
13 24 (22.86%) SAS Data Integration Studio
14 23 (21.90%) Data Warehouse
14 23 (21.90%) Oracle
15 22 (20.95%) Credit Risk
16 21 (20.00%) Data Architecture
16 21 (20.00%) Information Management
16 21 (20.00%) Project Management
17 20 (19.05%) Management Information System
17 20 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
17 20 (19.05%) Visual Analytics
17 20 (19.05%) Data Quality
17 20 (19.05%) SAS Visual Analytics
18 19 (18.10%) Data Governance
18 19 (18.10%) Inmon Methodology
18 19 (18.10%) Data Analytics

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
1 105 (100.00%) SAS
2 18 (17.14%) Apache
2 18 (17.14%) IIS
3 2 (1.90%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.90%) Confluence
Applications
1 18 (17.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (15.24%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (15.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.86%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.90%) Amazon Kinesis
2 2 (1.90%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (1.90%) Trello
3 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.57%) Symposium
2 1 (0.95%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (63.81%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 28 (26.67%) Big Data
3 24 (22.86%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 23 (21.90%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (19.05%) SAS Visual Analytics
6 19 (18.10%) SQL Server
7 8 (7.62%) Data Mining
8 7 (6.67%) SAS EBI
9 6 (5.71%) Hadoop
9 6 (5.71%) OLAP
10 5 (4.76%) SAS Enterprise Miner
11 4 (3.81%) QlikView
12 2 (1.90%) Amazon Redshift
12 2 (1.90%) BigQuery
12 2 (1.90%) Impala
13 1 (0.95%) Biml
13 1 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
13 1 (0.95%) Data Mart
13 1 (0.95%) Power BI
13 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (15.24%) ProC
2 2 (1.90%) JIRA
3 1 (0.95%) Oracle APEX
General
1 79 (75.24%) Finance
2 47 (44.76%) Banking
3 9 (8.57%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (5.71%) Investment Banking
4 6 (5.71%) Retail
5 4 (3.81%) Advertising
5 4 (3.81%) Marketing
6 2 (1.90%) International Banking
6 2 (1.90%) Law
Job Titles
1 35 (33.33%) Analyst
2 30 (28.57%) Consultant
3 23 (21.90%) SAS Consultant
4 20 (19.05%) Senior Analyst
5 18 (17.14%) SAS Analyst
6 13 (12.38%) Junior
7 12 (11.43%) Developer
8 11 (10.48%) SAS Developer
9 9 (8.57%) Senior Statistical Analyst
9 9 (8.57%) Statistical Analyst
10 8 (7.62%) Junior Analyst
10 8 (7.62%) Report Analyst
10 8 (7.62%) Senior Consultant
10 8 (7.62%) Senior SAS Consultant
11 7 (6.67%) Analytics Consultant
11 7 (6.67%) Risk Consultant
11 7 (6.67%) Senior SAS Analyst
12 6 (5.71%) Data Manager
13 5 (4.76%) Data Analyst
13 5 (4.76%) Junior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (18.10%) .NET
2 18 (17.14%) HTML
2 18 (17.14%) JSP
2 18 (17.14%) Web Services
2 18 (17.14%) XML
3 1 (0.95%) Apache Flex
3 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 51 (48.57%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (20.95%) Credit Risk
3 20 (19.05%) Management Information System
4 18 (17.14%) Market Risk
5 9 (8.57%) Biotechnology
6 3 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.95%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 26 (24.76%) Unix
2 18 (17.14%) AIX
2 18 (17.14%) HPUX
2 18 (17.14%) Solaris
2 18 (17.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (80.95%) Analytics
2 38 (36.19%) Stakeholder Management
3 29 (27.62%) Data Management
4 28 (26.67%) ETL
5 27 (25.71%) Mentoring
5 27 (25.71%) Statistics
6 21 (20.00%) Data Architecture
6 21 (20.00%) Information Management
6 21 (20.00%) Project Management
7 20 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (19.05%) Visual Analytics
8 19 (18.10%) Data Analytics
8 19 (18.10%) Data Governance
8 19 (18.10%) Data Integration
8 19 (18.10%) Inmon Methodology
8 19 (18.10%) Kimball Methodology
8 19 (18.10%) Technical Architecture
9 18 (17.14%) Feasibility Study
9 18 (17.14%) Volume Testing
10 17 (16.19%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 53 (50.48%) SQL
2 18 (17.14%) Java
2 18 (17.14%) SAS Macro
3 16 (15.24%) PROC SQL
4 10 (9.52%) R
5 9 (8.57%) C
5 9 (8.57%) MATLAB
6 4 (3.81%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.81%) VBA
7 2 (1.90%) Python
8 1 (0.95%) C#
8 1 (0.95%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.95%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.95%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (26.67%) Degree
2 12 (11.43%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (3.81%) ACCA
3 4 (3.81%) CIMA
4 2 (1.90%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (19.05%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.95%) Basel II
2 1 (0.95%) IFRS
2 1 (0.95%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 23 (21.90%) Oracle
2 5 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.86%) Google
3 3 (2.86%) Tableau
4 2 (1.90%) Cloudera
4 2 (1.90%) Talend
4 2 (1.90%) Teradata
5 1 (0.95%) SAP