Period
to 21 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SAS Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS Certification
UK
6 months to
21 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1137 1228 1279
Rank change year-on-year +91 +51 +22
Permanent jobs citing SAS Certification 32 24 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.012% 0.021%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.075% 0.047% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 32 24 53
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +38.16% -14.61%
10th Percentile £31,250 £46,250 £28,900
90th Percentile £58,750 £61,250 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,250 £57,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year -19.57% +51.32% -13.64%

SAS Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 42909 51427 60173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.32% 26.44% 27.42%
Number of salaries quoted 32940 41482 48176
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

SAS Certification
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SAS Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SAS Certification in the UK

SAS Certification
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SAS Certification in the UK

SAS Certification
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAS Certification over the 6 months to 21 September 2017.

Salary histogram for SAS Certification in the UK

SAS Certification
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS Certification within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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
UK excluding London +69 30 £46,250 -19.57% 1
England +64 30 £46,250 -11.90%
Midlands - 23 £50,000 -
West Midlands - 22 £51,250 -
North of England -18 5 £37,500 -36.17%
North West - 5 £37,500 -
London +5 2 £57,500 +21.05%
Scotland -7 2 £51,250 +7.89% 1
East Midlands - 1 £28,500 -

For the 6 months to 21 September 2017, IT jobs citing SAS Certification 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 SAS Certification.

1 32 (100.00%) SAS
2 29 (90.63%) Base SAS
3 28 (87.50%) SQL
4 22 (68.75%) ProC
4 22 (68.75%) PROC SQL
5 18 (56.25%) Data Structures
6 17 (53.13%) Microsoft Excel
6 17 (53.13%) Data Mart
6 17 (53.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 16 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
7 16 (50.00%) Time Management
7 16 (50.00%) Data Quality
8 15 (46.88%) MS Visio
9 9 (28.13%) Greenfield Project
10 7 (21.88%) Finance
11 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (18.75%) Banking
11 6 (18.75%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 5 (15.63%) Analytics
13 4 (12.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 4 (12.50%) Retail
13 4 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (9.38%) Visual Analytics
14 3 (9.38%) SAS Visual Analytics
15 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
15 2 (6.25%) Customer Analytics
15 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
15 2 (6.25%) Credit Risk
15 2 (6.25%) SAS Macro
15 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management

SAS Certification
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 32 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (53.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 17 (53.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 16 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (46.88%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (90.63%) Base SAS
2 17 (53.13%) Data Mart
3 6 (18.75%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 4 (12.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 3 (9.38%) SAS Visual Analytics
6 2 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
7 1 (3.13%) Big Data
7 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
7 1 (3.13%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 22 (68.75%) ProC
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Banking
3 4 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (78.13%) Developer
1 25 (78.13%) SAS Developer
2 4 (12.50%) Analyst
2 4 (12.50%) SAS Analyst
3 2 (6.25%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Customer Analyst
4 1 (3.13%) Customer Insight Analyst
4 1 (3.13%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (3.13%) Insight Analyst
4 1 (3.13%) SAS Customer Insight Analyst
4 1 (3.13%) SAS Insight Analyst
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 18 (56.25%) Data Structures
2 9 (28.13%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (6.25%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Time Management
2 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (15.63%) Analytics
4 3 (9.38%) Visual Analytics
5 2 (6.25%) Customer Analytics
5 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.13%) Actionable Insight
6 1 (3.13%) Campaign Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) CRM
6 1 (3.13%) Customer Acquisition
6 1 (3.13%) Customer Insight
6 1 (3.13%) Data Management
6 1 (3.13%) Direct Marketing
6 1 (3.13%) Disruptive Innovation
6 1 (3.13%) Economics
6 1 (3.13%) Post-Campaign Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Project Management
6 1 (3.13%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 28 (87.50%) SQL
2 22 (68.75%) PROC SQL
3 2 (6.25%) SAS Macro
4 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle