The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 90 96 87
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Sass 16 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.12% 0.54% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.04% 1.52% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 0
Average salary £43,750 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Sass
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
526 527 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 36.96% 35.87% 36.32%
Number of salaries quoted 414 374 285
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,800 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sass across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Sass Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Sass
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sass across the Edinburgh region.

Sass Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Sass also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Sass.

1 34 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 31 (77.50%) AngularJS
3 29 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (65.00%) CSS
4 26 (65.00%) MVC
5 25 (62.50%) Scrum
6 24 (60.00%) jQuery
7 23 (57.50%) HTML
8 20 (50.00%) TDD
9 16 (40.00%) Twitter
10 15 (37.50%) User Experience
10 15 (37.50%) Git (software)
10 15 (37.50%) Backbone.js
11 14 (35.00%) Finance
11 14 (35.00%) ASP.NET
11 14 (35.00%) .NET
11 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
11 14 (35.00%) C#
11 14 (35.00%) WCF
12 13 (32.50%) .NET Framework
12 13 (32.50%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (32.50%) Games
12 13 (32.50%) NHibernate
12 13 (32.50%) Visual Studio
12 13 (32.50%) Windows
12 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
12 13 (32.50%) MS Excel
12 13 (32.50%) NServiceBus
12 13 (32.50%) SpecFlow
12 13 (32.50%) Castle Windsor

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Sass also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Sass. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (32.50%) NServiceBus
2 8 (20.00%) Node.js
3 3 (7.50%) CMS
4 2 (5.00%) Drupal
4 2 (5.00%) Apache
5 1 (2.50%) Sitefinity
5 1 (2.50%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 13 (32.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (17.50%) GIMP
2 7 (17.50%) Photoshop
3 3 (7.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Trello
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (32.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.50%) MySQL
4 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 15 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 13 (32.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (32.50%) Visual Studio
2 13 (32.50%) SpecFlow
3 10 (25.00%) Mercurial
4 7 (17.50%) QUnit
4 7 (17.50%) Jasmine
4 7 (17.50%) Grunt
4 7 (17.50%) PhantomJS
5 3 (7.50%) Dreamweaver
General
1 14 (35.00%) Finance
2 13 (32.50%) Games
3 9 (22.50%) Marketing
4 4 (10.00%) Automotive
5 2 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Developer
2 13 (32.50%) Analyst
2 13 (32.50%) Analyst Programmer
2 13 (32.50%) Programmer
2 13 (32.50%) .NET Analyst Programmer
2 13 (32.50%) .NET Programmer
3 12 (30.00%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Web Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.50%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.50%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.50%) UI Developer
7 1 (2.50%) UI Programmer
7 1 (2.50%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Web Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (77.50%) AngularJS
2 26 (65.00%) CSS
3 24 (60.00%) jQuery
4 23 (57.50%) HTML
5 15 (37.50%) Backbone.js
6 14 (35.00%) .NET
6 14 (35.00%) ASP.NET
6 14 (35.00%) WCF
7 13 (32.50%) NHibernate
7 13 (32.50%) .NET Framework
7 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (32.50%) HTML5
7 13 (32.50%) Castle Windsor
7 13 (32.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 10 (25.00%) Ember.js
9 7 (17.50%) Zepto.js
9 7 (17.50%) D3.js
9 7 (17.50%) SVG
10 5 (12.50%) LESS
10 5 (12.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (37.50%) User Experience
2 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (10.00%) Telematics
3 3 (7.50%) Online Games
4 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.00%) Xbox
4 2 (5.00%) Social Media
5 1 (2.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (65.00%) MVC
3 25 (62.50%) Scrum
4 20 (50.00%) TDD
5 13 (32.50%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 9 (22.50%) Mentoring
8 7 (17.50%) OpenUP
8 7 (17.50%) Web Development
9 3 (7.50%) OO
9 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
9 3 (7.50%) UX Design
10 2 (5.00%) Rapid Prototyping
10 2 (5.00%) Time Management
10 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
10 2 (5.00%) Web Design
10 2 (5.00%) OOP
10 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
10 2 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (5.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 34 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (35.00%) C#
3 7 (17.50%) PHP
3 7 (17.50%) ActionScript
4 2 (5.00%) Python
4 2 (5.00%) Java
5 1 (2.50%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) Twitter
2 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.50%) Adobe
3 3 (7.50%) Google
3 3 (7.50%) Zend
3 3 (7.50%) Facebook
4 1 (2.50%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.50%) Sun
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