Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS Certification
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1158 1203 1259
Rank change year-on-year +45 +56 +38
Permanent jobs citing SAS Certification 40 15 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.008% 0.022%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.093% 0.030% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 39 15 61
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00% -15.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £38,152 £28,250
90th Percentile £62,750 £61,250 £53,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year -17.39% +51.32% -15.56%

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 42840 49433 59986
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.03% 26.20% 27.44%
Number of salaries quoted 32910 39645 47913
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,775
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SAS Certification in the UK

SAS Certification
Top 10 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 19 November 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 +66 37 £47,500 -17.39% 2
England +63 37 £47,500 - 2
Midlands +51 17 £52,500 -44.15%
West Midlands +33 17 £52,500 -44.15%
North of England +10 10 £47,500 +43.66% 1
North West - 10 £47,500 - 1
East of England - 4 £37,500 - 1
South East +52 3 £42,500 -26.09%
London +4 3 £57,500 +21.05%
Scotland - 3 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 40 (100.00%) SAS
2 33 (82.50%) Base SAS
3 20 (50.00%) SQL
4 17 (42.50%) ProC
4 17 (42.50%) Analytics
4 17 (42.50%) PROC SQL
5 15 (37.50%) Data Structures
5 15 (37.50%) Data Mart
6 14 (35.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 14 (35.00%) Banking
6 14 (35.00%) Microsoft Office
6 14 (35.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 14 (35.00%) Data Quality
6 14 (35.00%) Time Management
7 13 (32.50%) MS Visio
8 11 (27.50%) Finance
8 11 (27.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 9 (22.50%) Visual Analytics
9 9 (22.50%) SAS Macro
9 9 (22.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 9 (22.50%) SAS Visual Analytics
10 8 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
10 8 (20.00%) Credit Risk
11 6 (15.00%) International Banking
12 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (12.50%) Python
12 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (10.00%) R
13 4 (10.00%) Statistical Modelling
13 4 (10.00%) Mathematics

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 40 (100.00%) SAS
2 1 (2.50%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (35.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 14 (35.00%) Microsoft Office
1 14 (35.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 13 (32.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (82.50%) Base SAS
2 15 (37.50%) Data Mart
3 11 (27.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 9 (22.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 9 (22.50%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 2 (5.00%) Big Data
5 2 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (42.50%) ProC
General
1 14 (35.00%) Banking
2 11 (27.50%) Finance
3 6 (15.00%) International Banking
4 3 (7.50%) Retail
5 2 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.50%) Legal
6 1 (2.50%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Developer
2 20 (50.00%) Analyst
2 20 (50.00%) SAS Developer
3 15 (37.50%) SAS Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Credit Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Risk Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) SAS Risk Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Risk Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Senior SAS Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Cloud Developer
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (37.50%) Data Structures
2 8 (20.00%) Credit Risk
2 8 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Analytics
2 14 (35.00%) Time Management
3 9 (22.50%) Visual Analytics
4 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (10.00%) Creative Thinking
5 4 (10.00%) Machine Learning
5 4 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 4 (10.00%) Predictive Modelling
5 4 (10.00%) Quantitative Research
5 4 (10.00%) Statistical Modelling
5 4 (10.00%) Validation
6 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.50%) Customer Analytics
7 1 (2.50%) Data Engineering
7 1 (2.50%) Data Management
7 1 (2.50%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.50%) Line Management
7 1 (2.50%) Project Management
7 1 (2.50%) Stress Testing
7 1 (2.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (50.00%) SQL
2 17 (42.50%) PROC SQL
3 9 (22.50%) SAS Macro
4 5 (12.50%) Python
5 4 (10.00%) R
6 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (35.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.50%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle