Period
to 19 February 2018

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

SAS SQL Procedure (PROC SQL)
UK
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1123 1178 1300
Rank change year-on-year +55 +122 +13
Permanent jobs citing PROC SQL 61 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.001% 0.002%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.062% 0.001% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 40 1 4
UK median annual salary £60,000 £30,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +100.00% -60.00% +56.25%
10th Percentile £48,000 £27,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £32,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £30,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +100.00% -60.00% -

PROC SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 97,823 92,957 109,912
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.72% 53.60% 52.13%
Number of salaries quoted 82,197 79,594 94,531
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,875 £28,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

PROC SQL
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing PROC SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for PROC SQL in the UK

PROC SQL
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for PROC SQL in the UK

PROC SQL
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PROC SQL over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for PROC SQL in the UK

PROC SQL
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PROC SQL within the UK over the 6 months to 19 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
England +49 52 £60,000 +100.00% 1
UK excluding London +48 42 £60,000 +100.00% 1
North of England - 28 £60,000 - 1
North West - 28 £60,000 -
Midlands +24 14 £60,000 +100.00%
West Midlands +12 14 £60,000 +100.00%
London - 14 £60,000 -
Scotland - 9 - -

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT jobs citing PROC SQL 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 PROC SQL.

1 61 (100.00%) SQL
1 61 (100.00%) SAS
1 61 (100.00%) ProC
2 56 (91.80%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 56 (91.80%) Analytics
3 55 (90.16%) Base SAS
4 51 (83.61%) Infrastructure Management
4 51 (83.61%) SAS Macro
4 51 (83.61%) Visual Analytics
4 51 (83.61%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 51 (83.61%) Finance
4 51 (83.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 51 (83.61%) Banking
5 50 (81.97%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 44 (72.13%) Analytical Skills
7 39 (63.93%) People Management
7 39 (63.93%) Mentoring
8 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
8 12 (19.67%) Oracle
9 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (8.20%) Data Mart
9 5 (8.20%) Knowledge Management
9 5 (8.20%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (8.20%) Data Modelling
9 5 (8.20%) ETL
9 5 (8.20%) Data Integration
9 5 (8.20%) Hadoop
9 5 (8.20%) NoSQL
9 5 (8.20%) Data Transformation
9 5 (8.20%) Big Data

PROC SQL
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 61 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (6.56%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (91.80%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 55 (90.16%) Base SAS
3 51 (83.61%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 50 (81.97%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 5 (8.20%) Big Data
5 5 (8.20%) Data Mart
5 5 (8.20%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (8.20%) Hadoop
5 5 (8.20%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 61 (100.00%) ProC
General
1 51 (83.61%) Banking
1 51 (83.61%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (72.13%) Consultant
1 44 (72.13%) SAS Consultant
2 31 (50.82%) Senior Consultant
2 31 (50.82%) Senior SAS Consultant
3 7 (11.48%) Developer
3 7 (11.48%) SAS Developer
4 4 (6.56%) SAS Data Integration Studio Consultant
5 3 (4.92%) Big Data Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (3.28%) ETL Developer
6 2 (3.28%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
6 2 (3.28%) SAS ETL Developer
7 1 (1.64%) Analyst
7 1 (1.64%) Data Consultant
7 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse Analyst
7 1 (1.64%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (1.64%) ETL Consultant
7 1 (1.64%) SAS Analyst
7 1 (1.64%) Senior Developer
7 1 (1.64%) Senior SAS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 44 (72.13%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.56%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (91.80%) Analytics
2 51 (83.61%) Infrastructure Management
2 51 (83.61%) Stakeholder Management
2 51 (83.61%) Visual Analytics
3 39 (63.93%) Mentoring
3 39 (63.93%) People Management
4 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (8.20%) Big Data Analytics
4 5 (8.20%) Code Optimisation
4 5 (8.20%) Data Analytics
4 5 (8.20%) Data Integration
4 5 (8.20%) Data Modelling
4 5 (8.20%) Data Transformation
4 5 (8.20%) ETL
4 5 (8.20%) Knowledge Management
5 4 (6.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (100.00%) SQL
2 51 (83.61%) SAS Macro
3 5 (8.20%) HiveQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
1 12 (19.67%) Oracle