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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 87 103 84
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -19
Permanent jobs citing Sass 8 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.61% 0.70% 0.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.91% 1.82% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 8
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +24.19%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
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
418 606 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 32.13% 38.53% 40.26%
Number of salaries quoted 282 440 274
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 22 May 2015, 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 29 (100.00%) CSS
2 28 (96.55%) HTML
3 27 (93.10%) JavaScript
4 25 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (65.52%) Unit Testing
6 18 (62.07%) LESS
7 17 (58.62%) HTML5
8 16 (55.17%) MVC
9 14 (48.28%) TDD
9 14 (48.28%) Banking
9 14 (48.28%) RESTful
10 13 (44.83%) Telecoms
10 13 (44.83%) Finance
11 10 (34.48%) Grunt
12 9 (31.03%) AngularJS
13 8 (27.59%) jQuery
14 7 (24.14%) Backbone.js
14 7 (24.14%) Ember.js
15 6 (20.69%) User Experience
15 6 (20.69%) Scrum
15 6 (20.69%) Jasmine
15 6 (20.69%) Node.js
15 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
16 5 (17.24%) OpenUP
16 5 (17.24%) Mercurial
16 5 (17.24%) GIMP
16 5 (17.24%) QUnit
16 5 (17.24%) Games
16 5 (17.24%) Marketing
16 5 (17.24%) Photoshop

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (20.69%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) GIMP
1 5 (17.24%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Grunt
2 6 (20.69%) Jasmine
2 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
3 5 (17.24%) Mercurial
3 5 (17.24%) QUnit
3 5 (17.24%) PhantomJS
4 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.45%) Maven
4 1 (3.45%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (3.45%) Bower
4 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (48.28%) Banking
2 13 (44.83%) Telecoms
2 13 (44.83%) Finance
3 5 (17.24%) Games
3 5 (17.24%) Marketing
4 2 (6.90%) Back Office
5 1 (3.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Developer
2 10 (34.48%) Front-End Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Web Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.34%) UI Programmer
4 3 (10.34%) Front-End Web Developer
4 3 (10.34%) UI Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior UI Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Programmer
5 1 (3.45%) UI Designer
5 1 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Designer
5 1 (3.45%) Web Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Web Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) CSS
2 28 (96.55%) HTML
3 18 (62.07%) LESS
4 17 (58.62%) HTML5
5 14 (48.28%) RESTful
6 9 (31.03%) AngularJS
7 8 (27.59%) jQuery
8 7 (24.14%) Backbone.js
8 7 (24.14%) Ember.js
9 5 (17.24%) Zepto.js
10 3 (10.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (6.90%) D3.js
11 2 (6.90%) SVG
12 1 (3.45%) .NET
12 1 (3.45%) CSS3
12 1 (3.45%) Marionette.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) User Experience
2 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.34%) Digital Media
3 2 (6.90%) Graphic Design
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (65.52%) Unit Testing
3 16 (55.17%) MVC
4 14 (48.28%) TDD
5 6 (20.69%) Scrum
6 5 (17.24%) OpenUP
6 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.34%) Workflow
7 3 (10.34%) Web Development
8 2 (6.90%) Time Management
8 2 (6.90%) Rapid Prototyping
8 2 (6.90%) Project Planning
9 1 (3.45%) Mobile Commerce
9 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.45%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (3.45%) Software Architecture
9 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.45%) UX Design
9 1 (3.45%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 27 (93.10%) JavaScript
2 5 (17.24%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
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