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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 84 82 95
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Permanent jobs citing Sass 13 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.02% 1.30% 0.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.23% 3.53% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 10
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £40,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,375
% change year-on-year
- -1.06%
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
403 510 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.63% 36.82% 37.67%
Number of salaries quoted 296 380 353
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,187 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 10 February 2016.

Sass Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 33 (100.00%) CSS
2 31 (93.94%) HTML
3 29 (87.88%) JavaScript
4 23 (69.70%) HTML5
5 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (60.61%) LESS
7 18 (54.55%) AngularJS
7 18 (54.55%) Git (software)
8 17 (51.52%) TDD
9 14 (42.42%) Unit Testing
10 13 (39.39%) CSS3
11 12 (36.36%) jQuery
11 12 (36.36%) Grunt
11 12 (36.36%) MVC
12 11 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
12 11 (33.33%) RESTful
13 10 (30.30%) Banking
13 10 (30.30%) CMS
14 9 (27.27%) PHP
15 8 (24.24%) QA
16 7 (21.21%) Degree
16 7 (21.21%) Content Management
16 7 (21.21%) OO
16 7 (21.21%) User Experience
16 7 (21.21%) gulp
17 6 (18.18%) Front End Development
17 6 (18.18%) HTML5 Boilerplate
17 6 (18.18%) Telecoms
17 6 (18.18%) Finance
18 5 (15.15%) Photoshop

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 10 (30.30%) CMS
2 5 (15.15%) Apache
3 3 (9.09%) Node.js
3 3 (9.09%) WordPress
4 2 (6.06%) Drupal
5 1 (3.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Photoshop
2 2 (6.06%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (6.06%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.06%) Heroku
1 2 (6.06%) IaaS
1 2 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) MySQL
2 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 12 (36.36%) Grunt
3 7 (21.21%) gulp
4 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
4 5 (15.15%) WebStorm
5 4 (12.12%) Mercurial
6 3 (9.09%) Bitbucket
6 3 (9.09%) Bower
6 3 (9.09%) Maven
7 2 (6.06%) Axure RP
7 2 (6.06%) Eclipse
7 2 (6.06%) RSpec
8 1 (3.03%) Ant
General
1 10 (30.30%) Banking
2 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 4 (12.12%) Corporate Banking
4 3 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Developer
2 12 (36.36%) JavaScript Developer
3 9 (27.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (24.24%) Web Developer
5 6 (18.18%) Angular Developer
5 6 (18.18%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (12.12%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (12.12%) PHP Developer
7 3 (9.09%) HTML Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Applications Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Designer
8 2 (6.06%) Graphic Designer
8 2 (6.06%) Java Applications Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Python Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Ruby Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) UI Designer
8 2 (6.06%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) CSS
2 31 (93.94%) HTML
3 23 (69.70%) HTML5
4 20 (60.61%) LESS
5 18 (54.55%) AngularJS
6 13 (39.39%) CSS3
7 12 (36.36%) jQuery
8 11 (33.33%) RESTful
9 6 (18.18%) HTML5 Boilerplate
10 5 (15.15%) JSON
10 5 (15.15%) React
10 5 (15.15%) XML
11 4 (12.12%) Modernizr
11 4 (12.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (9.09%) Ajax
12 3 (9.09%) Google Maps API
12 3 (9.09%) Laravel
12 3 (9.09%) OOCSS
12 3 (9.09%) Open Graph
12 3 (9.09%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) User Experience
2 3 (9.09%) Social Media
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) Internet of Things
3 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
1 2 (6.06%) Unix
2 1 (3.03%) Android
2 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (51.52%) TDD
3 14 (42.42%) Unit Testing
4 12 (36.36%) MVC
5 11 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (21.21%) Content Management
6 7 (21.21%) OO
7 6 (18.18%) Front End Development
8 5 (15.15%) Mobile First
8 5 (15.15%) Web Design
9 4 (12.12%) Time Management
10 3 (9.09%) Code Coverage
10 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (9.09%) CRM
10 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Content Management
10 3 (9.09%) Progressive Enhancement
10 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
10 3 (9.09%) Web Development
11 2 (6.06%) Automated Testing
11 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 29 (87.88%) JavaScript
2 9 (27.27%) PHP
3 5 (15.15%) SQL
4 3 (9.09%) Java
5 2 (6.06%) Python
5 2 (6.06%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Twitter
2 3 (9.09%) Adobe
2 3 (9.09%) Facebook
2 3 (9.09%) Google
3 2 (6.06%) Zend