The median annual salary for a SAS Programmer was £39,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAS Programmer
UK
Rank 848 935 946
Rank change year-on-year +87 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring an SAS Programmer 1 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.011% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.011% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 9
Median salary £39,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.22% -10.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £46,250 £51,250
% change year-on-year -14.59% -9.75%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80634 98831 101724
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.35% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 66904 82761 83046
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

SAS Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured SAS Programmer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SAS Programmer in the UK

SAS Programmer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SAS Programmer in the UK

SAS Programmer
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +83 1 £39,500 -12.22% 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £39,500 -
Peterborough - 1 £39,500 -
East of England - 1 £39,500 -

SAS Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, SAS Programmer 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 Programmer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) SAS
2 9 (75.00%) Base SAS
3 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (58.33%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (50.00%) SQL
5 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (50.00%) Analytics
5 6 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 5 (41.67%) ETL
6 5 (41.67%) Big Data
6 5 (41.67%) Scorecard
6 5 (41.67%) Web Analytics
6 5 (41.67%) Marketing
6 5 (41.67%) Credit Risk
6 5 (41.67%) SAS Macro
7 3 (25.00%) Data Mining
7 3 (25.00%) SDLC
8 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
8 2 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 1 (8.33%) Coaching
9 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
9 1 (8.33%) SAS EBI
9 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
9 1 (8.33%) C
9 1 (8.33%) Oracle
9 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
9 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
9 1 (8.33%) Statistics

SAS Programmer Skill Set
Top Related 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 12 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) Base SAS
2 7 (58.33%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 5 (41.67%) Big Data
5 3 (25.00%) Data Mining
6 2 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (8.33%) SAS EBI
General
1 5 (41.67%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (41.67%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Analytics
1 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (41.67%) ETL
2 5 (41.67%) Scorecard
2 5 (41.67%) Web Analytics
3 3 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (8.33%) Statistics
4 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) SAS Macro
3 1 (8.33%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
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