The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 116 163 185
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +22
Permanent jobs citing Sass 68 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.76% 0.54% 0.097%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.11% 1.17% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 56 16 4
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% +7.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £40,000 £34,650
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Sass
North West

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1656 1887 2089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.88% 46.31% 50.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1447 1632 1914
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Sass Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Sass
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Sass Salary Trend in Manchester

Sass
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sass across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Sass Salary Histogram in Manchester

Sass
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 8 £38,500 - 1
Stockport +12 3 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Cheadle +8 1 - -
Bolton - 1 £25,000 -
Bury - 1 £25,000 -
Sass
North West

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 142 (97.26%) HTML
1 142 (97.26%) CSS
2 110 (75.34%) JavaScript
3 83 (56.85%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (54.79%) LESS
5 71 (48.63%) HTML5
6 67 (45.89%) jQuery
7 57 (39.04%) MVC
8 56 (38.36%) CSS3
9 46 (31.51%) Scrum
10 45 (30.82%) Git (software)
11 44 (30.14%) TDD
12 41 (28.08%) PHP
12 41 (28.08%) SQL
13 40 (27.40%) JSON
14 38 (26.03%) Team Foundation Server
15 35 (23.97%) HTTP
16 33 (22.60%) C#
16 33 (22.60%) .NET
16 33 (22.60%) ASP.NET
16 33 (22.60%) SOAP
16 33 (22.60%) N-Tier
16 33 (22.60%) SOA
16 33 (22.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 32 (21.92%) Responsive Web Design
18 31 (21.23%) WordPress
18 31 (21.23%) User Experience
19 30 (20.55%) Web Design
19 30 (20.55%) Domain-Driven Design
20 25 (17.12%) Degree

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 31 (21.23%) WordPress
2 9 (6.16%) CMS
3 7 (4.79%) Drupal
4 6 (4.11%) Apache
5 2 (1.37%) Node.js
Applications
1 22 (15.07%) Photoshop
2 12 (8.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.68%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 10 (6.85%) Magento
2 2 (1.37%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (23.97%) HTTP
2 1 (0.68%) Intranet
2 1 (0.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (14.38%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.96%) MySQL
3 14 (9.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 45 (30.82%) Git (software)
2 38 (26.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (10.27%) Grunt
4 5 (3.42%) Jasmine
5 3 (2.05%) Bower
6 2 (1.37%) Subversion
6 2 (1.37%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.37%) Mocha
6 2 (1.37%) QUnit
7 1 (0.68%) Phing
7 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.68%) Dreamweaver
General
1 13 (8.90%) Finance
2 4 (2.74%) Marketing
3 3 (2.05%) Retail
4 1 (0.68%) Games
Job Titles
1 132 (90.41%) Developer
2 65 (44.52%) Front-End Developer
3 21 (14.38%) .NET Developer
4 19 (13.01%) Web Developer
4 19 (13.01%) ASP.NET Developer
5 16 (10.96%) Senior Developer
6 14 (9.59%) C# Developer
6 14 (9.59%) PHP Developer
7 13 (8.90%) UI Designer
7 13 (8.90%) Designer
8 9 (6.16%) Agile .NET Developer
8 9 (6.16%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 9 (6.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (6.16%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (5.48%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (5.48%) Agile C# Developer
10 7 (4.79%) Drupal Developer
10 7 (4.79%) Front-End Web Developer
11 6 (4.11%) Web Designer
12 5 (3.42%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (97.26%) CSS
1 142 (97.26%) HTML
2 80 (54.79%) LESS
3 71 (48.63%) HTML5
4 67 (45.89%) jQuery
5 56 (38.36%) CSS3
6 40 (27.40%) JSON
7 33 (22.60%) .NET
7 33 (22.60%) ASP.NET
7 33 (22.60%) SOAP
7 33 (22.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 25 (17.12%) AngularJS
9 24 (16.44%) Ajax
10 22 (15.07%) ASP.NET MVC
11 20 (13.70%) Backbone.js
12 18 (12.33%) Zurb Foundation
13 17 (11.64%) LAMP
13 17 (11.64%) Web Services
14 14 (9.59%) .NET Framework
14 14 (9.59%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 33 (22.60%) N-Tier
2 31 (21.23%) User Experience
3 12 (8.22%) Inversion of Control
4 10 (6.85%) Social Network
5 3 (2.05%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.05%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.68%) Mobile Games
6 1 (0.68%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.16%) Linux
2 3 (2.05%) UNIX
3 1 (0.68%) Windows
3 1 (0.68%) Android
3 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.68%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (56.85%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (39.04%) MVC
3 46 (31.51%) Scrum
4 44 (30.14%) TDD
5 33 (22.60%) SOA
6 32 (21.92%) Responsive Web Design
7 30 (20.55%) Domain-Driven Design
7 30 (20.55%) Web Design
8 22 (15.07%) Web Development
9 18 (12.33%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 16 (10.96%) OO
11 14 (9.59%) E-Commerce
11 14 (9.59%) CQRS
12 12 (8.22%) Dependency Injection
12 12 (8.22%) Unit Testing
13 9 (6.16%) Mobile Development
14 7 (4.79%) OO PHP
14 7 (4.79%) OOP
15 5 (3.42%) Technical Analysis
15 5 (3.42%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 110 (75.34%) JavaScript
2 41 (28.08%) PHP
2 41 (28.08%) SQL
3 33 (22.60%) C#
4 3 (2.05%) XPath
5 1 (0.68%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 25 (17.12%) Degree
2 12 (8.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.05%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Varnish
Vendors
1 21 (14.38%) Twitter
2 12 (8.22%) Microsoft
3 11 (7.53%) Google
3 11 (7.53%) Zend
4 10 (6.85%) Facebook
5 3 (2.05%) Adobe
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