SAS System
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring SAS skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited SAS over the 6 months leading up to 25 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
25 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 407 481 370
Rank change year-on-year +74 -111 +23
Permanent jobs citing SAS 649 527 1,729
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.59% 0.57% 1.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.08% 5.12% 7.15%
Number of salaries quoted 161 322 395
10th Percentile £32,500 - £34,500
25th Percentile £40,800 £35,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £44,033 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +24.91% -19.94% -3.51%
75th Percentile £73,886 £57,931 £71,624
90th Percentile £95,000 £77,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £36,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +50.68% -27.00% -

All Application Platform Skills
UK

SAS falls under the Application Platforms category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring application platform skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 10,667 10,303 24,168
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 9.71% 11.14% 13.99%
Number of salaries quoted 7,124 7,261 11,556
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £29,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £40,000 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,043 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.16% +0.08% +4.76%
75th Percentile £70,500 £77,500 £73,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £48,759 £45,500
% change year-on-year -12.84% +7.16% +1.11%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SAS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SAS in the UK

SAS
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SAS.

Salary trend for SAS in the UK

SAS
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing SAS over the 6 months to 25 June 2024.

Salary histogram for SAS in the UK

SAS
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the UK over the 6 months to 25 June 2024. 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
Jobs
England +129 616 £55,000 +23.55% 77
Work from Home +198 410 £51,169 -6.77% 46
London +258 354 £60,000 - 37
UK excluding London -85 278 £55,000 +50.68% 44
South East +26 114 £62,500 +78.57% 11
North of England -38 72 £53,750 +46.46% 20
Midlands -35 33 £55,000 +57.14% 7
Yorkshire +24 32 £65,000 +67.08% 9
North West -34 31 £48,750 +39.29% 10
South West -57 29 £42,500 -2.86% 1
West Midlands -6 21 £55,000 +57.14% 5
Scotland -94 14 £57,600 +29.44% 3
East Midlands -31 12 £32,500 -7.14% 2
North East -17 9 £49,100 +40.29% 1
Wales +3 7 £42,500 -5.43% 1
East of England -18 5 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Channel Islands -1 2 - -
Northern Ireland - 2 - -

SAS
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (1.08%) Microsoft Exchange
2 6 (0.92%) Confluence
3 5 (0.77%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (0.46%) Jupyter
5 2 (0.31%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.15%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 42 (6.47%) Microsoft Office
2 33 (5.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 33 (5.08%) SPSS
3 4 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.46%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.46%) Stata
Business Applications
1 299 (46.07%) SAP ERP
2 4 (0.62%) Relativity
3 2 (0.31%) Veritas eDiscovery
4 1 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.15%) Exchequer
4 1 (0.15%) FastStats
4 1 (0.15%) Ringtail
4 1 (0.15%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 32 (4.93%) Power Platform
2 26 (4.01%) Azure
3 24 (3.70%) AWS
4 18 (2.77%) Amazon EC2
4 18 (2.77%) Amazon S3
5 11 (1.69%) Dropbox
6 9 (1.39%) GCP
7 8 (1.23%) Google Analytics
7 8 (1.23%) Microsoft 365
8 7 (1.08%) Adobe Analytics
9 4 (0.62%) Google Workspace
9 4 (0.62%) Snowflake
10 3 (0.46%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Purview
10 3 (0.46%) Rubrik
11 2 (0.31%) Azure Data Factory
11 2 (0.31%) Azure DevOps
11 2 (0.31%) Collibra
11 2 (0.31%) GitHub
11 2 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 299 (46.07%) Broadband
2 9 (1.39%) iSCSI
2 9 (1.39%) SAN
3 7 (1.08%) Firewall
3 7 (1.08%) Internet
4 6 (0.92%) VLAN
4 6 (0.92%) VPN
4 6 (0.92%) Wireless
5 4 (0.62%) DNS
5 4 (0.62%) HTTPS
5 4 (0.62%) SMS
6 3 (0.46%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (0.46%) LAN
6 3 (0.46%) VoIP
6 3 (0.46%) WAN
6 3 (0.46%) WebEx
7 1 (0.15%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (8.47%) Tableau
2 40 (6.16%) Big Data
3 35 (5.39%) Data Warehouse
4 32 (4.93%) Power BI
5 31 (4.78%) Data Mining
6 23 (3.54%) Amazon QuickSight
7 20 (3.08%) NoSQL
8 18 (2.77%) Amazon Redshift
8 18 (2.77%) DynamoDB
8 18 (2.77%) Relational Database
9 17 (2.62%) Geospatial Data
10 15 (2.31%) EDRMS
11 14 (2.16%) Base SAS
11 14 (2.16%) SQL Server
12 13 (2.00%) Metadata
13 10 (1.54%) QlikView
14 9 (1.39%) SAS Data Integration Studio
15 7 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
16 6 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 6 (0.92%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (1.39%) JIRA
2 7 (1.08%) ERwin
3 3 (0.46%) ER Studio
4 2 (0.31%) Git
4 2 (0.31%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.31%) RStudio
4 2 (0.31%) Spinnaker
General
1 454 (69.95%) Finance
2 428 (65.95%) Social Skills
3 155 (23.88%) Analytical Skills
4 84 (12.94%) Legal
5 69 (10.63%) Banking
6 40 (6.16%) Publishing
7 38 (5.86%) Marketing
8 30 (4.62%) Law
9 17 (2.62%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 15 (2.31%) Retail
11 14 (2.16%) Pharmaceutical
12 12 (1.85%) Presentation Skills
13 10 (1.54%) Korean Language
13 10 (1.54%) Military
14 7 (1.08%) Influencing Skills
15 6 (0.92%) Investment Banking
15 6 (0.92%) Manufacturing
15 6 (0.92%) Wearables
16 4 (0.62%) Financial Institution
17 3 (0.46%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 302 (46.53%) Architect
2 299 (46.07%) Solutions Architect
3 120 (18.49%) Senior
4 93 (14.33%) Analyst
5 45 (6.93%) Senior Analyst
6 40 (6.16%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 34 (5.24%) Developer
8 33 (5.08%) Pricing Analyst
9 28 (4.31%) Data Scientist
10 25 (3.85%) Data Analyst
11 23 (3.54%) Senior Pricing Analyst
12 22 (3.39%) ServiceNow Developer
13 14 (2.16%) Data Manager
14 12 (1.85%) Credit Analyst
14 12 (1.85%) Credit Risk Analyst
14 12 (1.85%) Logistics Engineer
14 12 (1.85%) Project Manager
14 12 (1.85%) Risk Analyst
14 12 (1.85%) Senior Manager
15 11 (1.69%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (3.85%) CSS
1 25 (3.85%) HTML
2 24 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 22 (3.39%) AngularJS
3 22 (3.39%) Web Services
4 11 (1.69%) XML
5 10 (1.54%) EDI
6 7 (1.08%) Pandas
7 5 (0.77%) PySpark
8 4 (0.62%) D3.js
8 4 (0.62%) Tidyverse
9 3 (0.46%) CodeIgniter
9 3 (0.46%) Google Chart
9 3 (0.46%) ISPF
9 3 (0.46%) Laravel
9 3 (0.46%) React
9 3 (0.46%) Symfony
10 2 (0.31%) Django
10 2 (0.31%) jQuery
10 2 (0.31%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 79 (12.17%) Credit Risk
2 37 (5.70%) Onboarding
3 22 (3.39%) CMDB
3 22 (3.39%) Legacy Systems
4 17 (2.62%) Management Information System
5 15 (2.31%) Cybercrime
6 10 (1.54%) Data Structures
7 9 (1.39%) Algorithms
7 9 (1.39%) Life Science
8 8 (1.23%) Product Ownership
9 7 (1.08%) Biopharmaceutical
9 7 (1.08%) Self-Motivation
10 6 (0.92%) Blog
10 6 (0.92%) Clustering
10 6 (0.92%) Market Risk
11 5 (0.77%) Semantic Web
12 4 (0.62%) Reference Data
12 4 (0.62%) Taxonomies
13 3 (0.46%) Mainframe
13 3 (0.46%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (2.77%) Windows
2 9 (1.39%) Linux
3 4 (0.62%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (0.46%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 332 (51.16%) Change Management
2 321 (49.46%) Agile
3 316 (48.69%) Data Management
4 311 (47.92%) Roadmaps
5 304 (46.84%) Performance Management
6 303 (46.69%) ERP
7 300 (46.22%) Enterprise Architecture
8 299 (46.07%) Strategic Roadmap
8 299 (46.07%) TOGAF
9 148 (22.80%) Analytics
10 96 (14.79%) Business Intelligence
11 94 (14.48%) Data Analysis
12 91 (14.02%) Data Science
13 76 (11.71%) Visualisation
14 71 (10.94%) Risk Management
15 69 (10.63%) Data Visualisation
16 65 (10.02%) Mathematics
17 60 (9.24%) Problem-Solving
18 57 (8.78%) Statistics
19 55 (8.47%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 170 (26.19%) SQL
2 145 (22.34%) Python
3 99 (15.25%) R
4 25 (3.85%) MATLAB
5 18 (2.77%) VBA
6 11 (1.69%) SAS Macro
7 8 (1.23%) Java
8 5 (0.77%) PowerShell
9 4 (0.62%) JavaScript
9 4 (0.62%) PHP
10 3 (0.46%) Assembly Language
10 3 (0.46%) JCL
10 3 (0.46%) REXX
11 2 (0.31%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.31%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.15%) C++
12 1 (0.15%) Data Analysis Expressions
12 1 (0.15%) Scala
12 1 (0.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 104 (16.02%) Degree
2 20 (3.08%) Numerate Degree
3 6 (0.92%) SAS Certification
4 3 (0.46%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (0.46%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.31%) Azure Certification
5 2 (0.31%) PhD
5 2 (0.31%) VCAP
6 1 (0.15%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (7.40%) IFRS
2 47 (7.24%) IFRS 9
3 33 (5.08%) Data Quality
4 18 (2.77%) GDPR
5 14 (2.16%) CDISC
6 6 (0.92%) Accessibility
7 5 (0.77%) Good Clinical Practice
8 2 (0.31%) Actionable Recommendations
8 2 (0.31%) QA
9 1 (0.15%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 1 (0.15%) COREP
9 1 (0.15%) FINREP
System Software
1 9 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.08%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.46%) ACF2
3 3 (0.46%) RACF
3 3 (0.46%) Time Sharing Option
3 3 (0.46%) vSphere
4 2 (0.31%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.15%) Docker
5 1 (0.15%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (0.62%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (0.62%) SCCM
2 3 (0.46%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (0.15%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 324 (49.92%) Oracle
2 306 (47.15%) SAP
3 300 (46.22%) Anaplan
4 299 (46.07%) Hyperion
5 52 (8.01%) Microsoft
6 23 (3.54%) Google
7 22 (3.39%) ServiceNow
8 18 (2.77%) Alteryx
9 14 (2.16%) IBM
9 14 (2.16%) Salesforce
10 9 (1.39%) Adobe
10 9 (1.39%) VMware
11 6 (0.92%) Coremetrics
11 6 (0.92%) iManage
11 6 (0.92%) Pega
11 6 (0.92%) UiPath
12 5 (0.77%) Teradata
13 4 (0.62%) Aruba
13 4 (0.62%) Informatica
13 4 (0.62%) Veeam