Period
to 24 September 2017

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

SAS SQL Procedure (PROC SQL)
UK
6 months to
24 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1009 - 1307
Rank change year-on-year - +1307 +45
Permanent jobs citing PROC SQL 155 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.089% - 0.003%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% - 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 114 0 5
UK median annual salary £55,000 - £48,000
10th Percentile £42,375 - £37,500
90th Percentile £60,000 - £61,200
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 - £35,000

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 96575 101521 113430
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.40% 52.67% 51.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79280 87681 97002
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +1.27%

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 24 September 2017.

Salary histogram for PROC SQL in the UK

PROC SQL
Top 9 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 24 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 - 131 £52,500 -
UK excluding London - 118 £52,500 -
North of England - 58 £59,000 -
North West - 58 £59,000 -
Scotland - 45 - -
Midlands - 41 £52,500 -
West Midlands - 40 £52,500 -
London - 36 £60,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £30,000 -

For the 6 months to 24 September 2017, IT jobs citing PROC SQL 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 PROC SQL.

1 155 (100.00%) SQL
1 155 (100.00%) SAS
1 155 (100.00%) ProC
2 150 (96.77%) Base SAS
3 132 (85.16%) Finance
4 130 (83.87%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 130 (83.87%) Analytics
5 129 (83.23%) SAS Macro
5 129 (83.23%) Infrastructure Management
5 129 (83.23%) Visual Analytics
5 129 (83.23%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 129 (83.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 129 (83.23%) Banking
6 113 (72.90%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 75 (48.39%) Analytical Skills
8 74 (47.74%) People Management
8 74 (47.74%) Mentoring
9 57 (36.77%) Oracle
10 55 (35.48%) Microsoft
11 22 (14.19%) SAS Certification
12 19 (12.26%) Data Mart
13 18 (11.61%) Data Structures
14 16 (10.32%) Time Management
14 16 (10.32%) Data Quality
14 16 (10.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 16 (10.32%) Microsoft Office
14 16 (10.32%) Microsoft Excel
15 15 (9.68%) MS Visio
16 5 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
16 5 (3.23%) Greenfield Project

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
1 155 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (10.32%) Microsoft Excel
1 16 (10.32%) Microsoft Office
1 16 (10.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 15 (9.68%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (96.77%) Base SAS
2 130 (83.87%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 129 (83.23%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 113 (72.90%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 19 (12.26%) Data Mart
6 4 (2.58%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.29%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.65%) Big Data
8 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.65%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.65%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 155 (100.00%) ProC
General
1 132 (85.16%) Finance
2 129 (83.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 129 (83.23%) Consultant
1 129 (83.23%) SAS Consultant
2 74 (47.74%) Senior Consultant
2 74 (47.74%) Senior SAS Consultant
3 32 (20.65%) SAS Data Integration Studio Consultant
4 20 (12.90%) Developer
5 19 (12.26%) SAS Developer
6 2 (1.29%) Analyst
7 1 (0.65%) Big Data Engineer
7 1 (0.65%) Data Analyst
7 1 (0.65%) SAS Analyst
7 1 (0.65%) Senior Developer
7 1 (0.65%) Senior SAS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 75 (48.39%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (11.61%) Data Structures
3 5 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.29%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (83.87%) Analytics
2 129 (83.23%) Infrastructure Management
2 129 (83.23%) Stakeholder Management
2 129 (83.23%) Visual Analytics
3 74 (47.74%) Mentoring
3 74 (47.74%) People Management
4 16 (10.32%) Time Management
5 5 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.65%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (0.65%) Big Data Analytics
6 1 (0.65%) Code Optimisation
6 1 (0.65%) Data Analysis
6 1 (0.65%) Data Analytics
6 1 (0.65%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.65%) Data Management
6 1 (0.65%) Data Modelling
6 1 (0.65%) Data Transformation
6 1 (0.65%) ETL
6 1 (0.65%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (0.65%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 155 (100.00%) SQL
2 129 (83.23%) SAS Macro
3 1 (0.65%) HiveQL
Qualifications
1 22 (14.19%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.32%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 57 (36.77%) Oracle
2 55 (35.48%) Microsoft