Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for an SAS Developer was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

SAS Developer
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1139 1198 1146
Rank change year-on-year +59 -52 +54
Permanent jobs requiring an SAS Developer 64 26 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.014% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.014% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 52 23 143
UK median annual salary £51,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.89% +5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,250 £33,150
90th Percentile £67,500 £64,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -8.42% +18.75% -11.11%

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 172542 183486 211561
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.49% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 138422 153547 175640
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 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

SAS Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAS Developer in the UK

SAS Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SAS Developer in the UK

SAS Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAS Developer over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SAS Developer in the UK

SAS Developer
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 Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 17 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 +74 52 £43,500 -8.42%
England +86 47 £52,500 +10.53%
Midlands - 20 £52,500 -
West Midlands - 19 £52,500 -
Scotland +8 14 £40,000 -26.27%
South East +41 12 £45,500 -4.21%
London +19 9 £60,000 +20.00%
North of England +2 4 £40,000 -1.70%
Yorkshire +25 2 £46,250 +7.56%
North West - 2 £37,500 -
East of England - 2 £37,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £47,000 -

SAS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, SAS Developer 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 Developer in the job title.

1 64 (100.00%) SAS
2 37 (57.81%) SQL
3 27 (42.19%) Business Intelligence
4 26 (40.63%) Base SAS
5 25 (39.06%) Analytics
6 22 (34.38%) Finance
7 20 (31.25%) SAS Certification
8 19 (29.69%) ProC
8 19 (29.69%) PROC SQL
9 18 (28.13%) ETL
10 17 (26.56%) Microsoft Office
11 16 (25.00%) Data Quality
12 15 (23.44%) Data Mart
13 14 (21.88%) Time Management
13 14 (21.88%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 14 (21.88%) Data Structures
14 13 (20.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 13 (20.31%) Microsoft Excel
14 13 (20.31%) MS Visio
15 12 (18.75%) Informatica
15 12 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (17.19%) SAS Enterprise Guide
17 9 (14.06%) Data Integration
17 9 (14.06%) Microsoft
18 8 (12.50%) SQL Server
18 8 (12.50%) Data Management
18 8 (12.50%) QlikView
18 8 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
19 7 (10.94%) Customer Analytics
19 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SAS Developer 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 64 (100.00%) SAS
2 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (26.56%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (20.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (20.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 13 (20.31%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (40.63%) Base SAS
2 15 (23.44%) Data Mart
3 14 (21.88%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 11 (17.19%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 8 (12.50%) QlikView
5 8 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 7 (10.94%) SAS EBI
6 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (9.38%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (9.38%) OLAP
7 6 (9.38%) OLAP Cube
7 6 (9.38%) PowerCenter
7 6 (9.38%) RDBMS
7 6 (9.38%) Relational Database
7 6 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (6.25%) Big Data
8 4 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
9 3 (4.69%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 19 (29.69%) ProC
General
1 22 (34.38%) Finance
2 6 (9.38%) Banking
2 6 (9.38%) Marketing
3 3 (4.69%) Retail
4 1 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.56%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.88%) Data Structures
2 12 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.38%) Credit Risk
4 5 (7.81%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.69%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.56%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.13%) Linux
2 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.56%) Unix
2 1 (1.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.19%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (39.06%) Analytics
3 18 (28.13%) ETL
4 14 (21.88%) Time Management
5 9 (14.06%) Data Integration
6 8 (12.50%) Data Management
6 8 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (10.94%) Customer Analytics
8 6 (9.38%) Business Analytics
8 6 (9.38%) Collaborative Working
8 6 (9.38%) Data Analytics
8 6 (9.38%) Statistics
9 5 (7.81%) Mathematics
10 4 (6.25%) Campaign Management
10 4 (6.25%) Customer Insight
10 4 (6.25%) Data Modelling
10 4 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (6.25%) Propensity Modelling
10 4 (6.25%) Statistical Modelling
10 4 (6.25%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 37 (57.81%) SQL
2 19 (29.69%) PROC SQL
3 6 (9.38%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.13%) HiveQL
4 2 (3.13%) R
4 2 (3.13%) SAS Macro
5 1 (1.56%) Python
5 1 (1.56%) VB
5 1 (1.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (31.25%) SAS Certification
2 2 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.13%) IFRS
2 2 (3.13%) IFRS 9
3 1 (1.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (18.75%) Informatica
2 9 (14.06%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.94%) MicroStrategy
4 6 (9.38%) Teradata
5 4 (6.25%) Adobe
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle
7 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.56%) Tableau