Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an SAS Data Analyst was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SAS Data Analyst
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1151 1197 1222
Rank change year-on-year +46 +25 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an SAS Data Analyst 38 40 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.021% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.022% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 35 39 73
UK median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £41,250 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £63,500 £60,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £37,750 £35,500
% change year-on-year +32.45% +6.34% +7.58%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172559 183130 209788
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138476 153185 174290
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

SAS Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured SAS Data Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SAS Data Analyst in the UK

SAS Data Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SAS Data Analyst in the UK

SAS Data Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAS Data Analyst over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SAS Data Analyst in the UK

SAS Data Analyst
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS Data Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 23 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
England +32 33 £45,000 +12.50% 1
London +19 26 £46,250 +6.32%
UK excluding London +32 12 £50,000 +32.45% 1
Scotland -5 5 £50,000 -4.76%
South East +18 2 £45,000 +18.42%
North of England - 2 £35,000 -
Midlands +24 1 £51,000 +104.00%
West Midlands +15 1 £51,000 +104.00%
South West +8 1 £37,500 -16.67%
East of England +6 1 £48,000 +47.69% 1
Yorkshire - 1 - -
North West - 1 £35,000 -

SAS Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, SAS Data Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring SAS Data Analyst in the job title.

1 38 (100.00%) SAS
2 17 (44.74%) Data Analysis
2 17 (44.74%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (39.47%) SQL
4 14 (36.84%) QlikView
4 14 (36.84%) Analytics
5 12 (31.58%) Banking
6 10 (26.32%) Systems Analysis
6 10 (26.32%) Telecoms
7 9 (23.68%) Customer Insight
7 9 (23.68%) Management Information System
8 8 (21.05%) Degree
8 8 (21.05%) Mathematics
8 8 (21.05%) Marketing
8 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (21.05%) R
8 8 (21.05%) Reinsurance
9 7 (18.42%) Alteryx
9 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (18.42%) Data Modelling
10 6 (15.79%) Finance
10 6 (15.79%) Propensity Modelling
10 6 (15.79%) Kalman Filter
10 6 (15.79%) Visualisation
11 5 (13.16%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (13.16%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 5 (13.16%) Tableau
11 5 (13.16%) Statistical Modelling
11 5 (13.16%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (13.16%) ETL

SAS Data Analyst Skill Set
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 38 (100.00%) SAS
2 1 (2.63%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) SPSS
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.63%) SPSS Modeler
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (36.84%) QlikView
2 5 (13.16%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (13.16%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 4 (10.53%) Base SAS
3 4 (10.53%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
3 4 (10.53%) Power BI
4 3 (7.89%) Big Data
4 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.26%) Hadoop
5 2 (5.26%) SAS EBI
6 1 (2.63%) Data Mart
6 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.63%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 1 (2.63%) Spotfire
General
1 12 (31.58%) Banking
2 10 (26.32%) Telecoms
3 8 (21.05%) Marketing
4 6 (15.79%) Finance
5 1 (2.63%) Advertising
5 1 (2.63%) Games
5 1 (2.63%) Legal
5 1 (2.63%) Private Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Management Information System
2 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (21.05%) Reinsurance
3 4 (10.53%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Business Intelligence
1 17 (44.74%) Data Analysis
2 14 (36.84%) Analytics
3 10 (26.32%) Systems Analysis
4 9 (23.68%) Customer Insight
5 8 (21.05%) Mathematics
6 7 (18.42%) Data Modelling
6 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (15.79%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (15.79%) Propensity Modelling
7 6 (15.79%) Visualisation
8 5 (13.16%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (13.16%) ETL
8 5 (13.16%) Statistical Modelling
9 4 (10.53%) Campaign Management
9 4 (10.53%) Web Analytics
10 3 (7.89%) Actionable Insight
10 3 (7.89%) Data Analytics
10 3 (7.89%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (5.26%) Decision Tree
Programming Languages
1 15 (39.47%) SQL
2 8 (21.05%) R
3 4 (10.53%) Python
4 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.63%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Actionable Recommendations
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Alteryx
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle
2 5 (13.16%) Tableau
3 4 (10.53%) Adobe
4 1 (2.63%) Cognos
4 1 (2.63%) Google
4 1 (2.63%) Lotus
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) Vertica