Period
to 24 February 2018

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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS Certification
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1145 1157 1230
Rank change year-on-year +12 +73 +57
Permanent jobs citing SAS Certification 27 15 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.009% 0.035%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.065% 0.034% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 24 15 81
UK median annual salary £47,500 £62,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.39% +24.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £36,250 £29,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £53,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £62,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -23.39% +30.53% +5.56%

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 41,555 44,572 58,410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.72% 25.37% 27.67%
Number of salaries quoted 32,255 35,232 46,572
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.19% -1.18% +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 24 February 2018.

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 24 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 +16 25 £47,500 -23.39%
UK excluding London +3 24 £47,500 -23.39% 1
North West +18 12 £47,500 -26.92%
North of England +4 12 £47,500 -23.39%
East of England - 4 £37,500 -
Midlands +15 3 £52,500 +68.00%
South East +8 3 £42,500 -34.62%
West Midlands +8 3 £52,500 +68.00%
London +2 3 £57,500 +21.05%
Scotland - 2 £47,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT jobs citing SAS Certification 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 SAS Certification.

1 27 (100.00%) SAS
2 20 (74.07%) Base SAS
3 18 (66.67%) Analytics
4 14 (51.85%) Banking
5 10 (37.04%) Finance
6 9 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 9 (33.33%) Visual Analytics
6 9 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 9 (33.33%) SAS Macro
6 9 (33.33%) Credit Risk
6 9 (33.33%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 8 (29.63%) International Banking
8 7 (25.93%) Python
8 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (22.22%) Quantitative Research
9 6 (22.22%) Validation
9 6 (22.22%) Statistical Modelling
9 6 (22.22%) R
9 6 (22.22%) Machine Learning
10 5 (18.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Excel
10 5 (18.52%) SQL
10 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Office
11 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (14.81%) Predictive Modelling
11 4 (14.81%) Mathematics
11 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
11 4 (14.81%) Creative Thinking
11 4 (14.81%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (11.11%) Data Structures

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 27 (100.00%) SAS
2 1 (3.70%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (74.07%) Base SAS
2 9 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 9 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 9 (33.33%) SAS Visual Analytics
3 3 (11.11%) Data Mart
4 2 (7.41%) Data Mining
4 2 (7.41%) GIS
4 2 (7.41%) Power BI
4 2 (7.41%) QlikView
4 2 (7.41%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 1 (3.70%) Big Data
5 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) ProC
General
1 14 (51.85%) Banking
2 10 (37.04%) Finance
3 8 (29.63%) International Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Legal
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Analyst
2 15 (55.56%) SAS Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Credit Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Credit Risk Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Risk Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) SAS Risk Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) SAS Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Customer Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Customer Insight Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Insight Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Risk Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Senior SAS Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Cloud Developer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Credit Risk
2 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
3 4 (14.81%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (11.11%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Analytics
2 9 (33.33%) Visual Analytics
3 6 (22.22%) Machine Learning
3 6 (22.22%) Quantitative Research
3 6 (22.22%) Statistical Modelling
3 6 (22.22%) Validation
4 4 (14.81%) Creative Thinking
4 4 (14.81%) Mathematics
4 4 (14.81%) Predictive Modelling
4 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (11.11%) Time Management
6 2 (7.41%) Actionable Insight
6 2 (7.41%) Analytical Thinking
6 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.41%) Campaign Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Customer Insight
6 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Market Research
6 2 (7.41%) Post-Campaign Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Qualitative Research
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) SAS Macro
2 7 (25.93%) Python
3 6 (22.22%) R
4 5 (18.52%) SQL
5 3 (11.11%) PROC SQL
6 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.70%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Cognos
1 2 (7.41%) Tableau