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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 81 109 81
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -28
Permanent jobs citing Sass 13 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.95% 0.37% 0.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.74% 0.97% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 7
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +61.29%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
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
475 617 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 34.80% 37.60% 39.58%
Number of salaries quoted 305 446 283
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £49,900
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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sass across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Sass Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 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 30 (100.00%) CSS
2 28 (93.33%) HTML
2 28 (93.33%) JavaScript
3 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (63.33%) Unit Testing
5 16 (53.33%) LESS
6 15 (50.00%) HTML5
6 15 (50.00%) MVC
7 12 (40.00%) TDD
7 12 (40.00%) Banking
7 12 (40.00%) RESTful
7 12 (40.00%) AngularJS
7 12 (40.00%) Grunt
8 11 (36.67%) Telecoms
8 11 (36.67%) Finance
9 10 (33.33%) jQuery
9 10 (33.33%) Backbone.js
9 10 (33.33%) Ember.js
10 8 (26.67%) Jasmine
10 8 (26.67%) Node.js
10 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
10 8 (26.67%) Scrum
11 7 (23.33%) Games
11 7 (23.33%) Photoshop
11 7 (23.33%) ActionScript
11 7 (23.33%) OpenUP
11 7 (23.33%) Marketing
11 7 (23.33%) Mercurial
11 7 (23.33%) GIMP
11 7 (23.33%) QUnit

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 8 (26.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Photoshop
1 7 (23.33%) GIMP
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Grunt
2 8 (26.67%) Jasmine
2 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
3 7 (23.33%) Mercurial
3 7 (23.33%) QUnit
3 7 (23.33%) PhantomJS
4 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.33%) Maven
4 1 (3.33%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (3.33%) Bower
4 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (40.00%) Banking
2 11 (36.67%) Telecoms
2 11 (36.67%) Finance
3 7 (23.33%) Games
3 7 (23.33%) Marketing
4 2 (6.67%) Back Office
5 1 (3.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) Front-End Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 4 (13.33%) UI Programmer
4 4 (13.33%) UI Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior UI Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Web Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Web Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.33%) UX Designer
7 1 (3.33%) Designer
7 1 (3.33%) Programmer
7 1 (3.33%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) CSS
2 28 (93.33%) HTML
3 16 (53.33%) LESS
4 15 (50.00%) HTML5
5 12 (40.00%) RESTful
5 12 (40.00%) AngularJS
6 10 (33.33%) jQuery
6 10 (33.33%) Backbone.js
6 10 (33.33%) Ember.js
7 7 (23.33%) Zepto.js
8 3 (10.00%) D3.js
8 3 (10.00%) SVG
8 3 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (3.33%) CSS3
9 1 (3.33%) .NET
9 1 (3.33%) Marionette.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) User Experience
2 3 (10.00%) Digital Media
2 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.67%) Graphic Design
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (63.33%) Unit Testing
3 15 (50.00%) MVC
4 12 (40.00%) TDD
5 8 (26.67%) Scrum
6 7 (23.33%) OpenUP
6 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.00%) Web Development
7 3 (10.00%) Workflow
8 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.67%) Rapid Prototyping
8 2 (6.67%) Project Planning
8 2 (6.67%) Time Management
9 1 (3.33%) UX Design
9 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
9 1 (3.33%) Software Architecture
9 1 (3.33%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.33%) Mobile Commerce
9 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 28 (93.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (23.33%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
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