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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 118 161 190
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +29
Permanent jobs citing Sass 76 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.80% 0.48% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.25% 0.94% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 73 18 5
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.06%
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
1788 1908 2347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.34% 50.69% 53.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1537 1703 2156
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 December 2014.

Sass Salary Histogram in Manchester

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 130 (98.48%) HTML
2 126 (95.45%) CSS
3 97 (73.48%) JavaScript
4 71 (53.79%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (43.94%) Git (software)
6 52 (39.39%) WordPress
7 47 (35.61%) TDD
7 47 (35.61%) MVC
8 46 (34.85%) Scrum
9 45 (34.09%) LESS
10 40 (30.30%) HTML5
10 40 (30.30%) Web Design
11 38 (28.79%) JSON
11 38 (28.79%) PhoneGap
11 38 (28.79%) Corona SDK
12 37 (28.03%) jQuery
13 36 (27.27%) CSS3
13 36 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
14 35 (26.52%) C#
14 35 (26.52%) Domain-Driven Design
15 34 (25.76%) SOA
15 34 (25.76%) .NET
15 34 (25.76%) ASP.NET
15 34 (25.76%) SOAP
15 34 (25.76%) HTTP
15 34 (25.76%) Team Foundation Server
15 34 (25.76%) N-Tier
16 33 (25.00%) SQL
17 26 (19.70%) PHP
17 26 (19.70%) Facebook

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 52 (39.39%) WordPress
2 12 (9.09%) CMS
3 2 (1.52%) Node.js
4 1 (0.76%) Drupal
4 1 (0.76%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (3.03%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.27%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.76%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (3.03%) Magento
2 1 (0.76%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (25.76%) HTTP
2 13 (9.85%) Intranet
3 1 (0.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (16.67%) MySQL
2 17 (12.88%) SQL Server
3 16 (12.12%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 58 (43.94%) Git (software)
2 34 (25.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (6.06%) Grunt
4 4 (3.03%) Subversion
5 1 (0.76%) Maven
5 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.76%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.76%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.76%) Phing
5 1 (0.76%) Gradle
5 1 (0.76%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (10.61%) Marketing
2 8 (6.06%) Finance
3 4 (3.03%) Advertising
4 3 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 128 (96.97%) Developer
2 55 (41.67%) Front-End Developer
3 25 (18.94%) .NET Developer
4 22 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 19 (14.39%) C# Developer
6 15 (11.36%) PHP Developer
7 13 (9.85%) Senior Developer
7 13 (9.85%) JavaScript Developer
8 12 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 12 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (9.09%) WordPress Developer
9 11 (8.33%) Agile .NET Developer
10 9 (6.82%) Agile C# Developer
10 9 (6.82%) Web Developer
11 5 (3.79%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 4 (3.03%) Front-End Web Developer
12 4 (3.03%) Team Leader
13 3 (2.27%) Junior Developer
13 3 (2.27%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (98.48%) HTML
2 126 (95.45%) CSS
3 45 (34.09%) LESS
4 40 (30.30%) HTML5
5 38 (28.79%) JSON
5 38 (28.79%) PhoneGap
5 38 (28.79%) Corona SDK
6 37 (28.03%) jQuery
7 36 (27.27%) CSS3
8 34 (25.76%) SOAP
8 34 (25.76%) .NET
8 34 (25.76%) ASP.NET
9 25 (18.94%) ASP.NET MVC
10 18 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 16 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 16 (12.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 16 (12.12%) .NET Framework
12 13 (9.85%) Web Services
13 11 (8.33%) Zurb Foundation
14 10 (7.58%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 34 (25.76%) N-Tier
2 14 (10.61%) Inversion of Control
3 10 (7.58%) User Experience
4 5 (3.79%) Web 2.0
5 2 (1.52%) NHS
6 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.76%) Social Network
6 1 (0.76%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.76%) Windows
1 1 (0.76%) Linux
1 1 (0.76%) Android
1 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.76%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (53.79%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (35.61%) TDD
2 47 (35.61%) MVC
3 46 (34.85%) Scrum
4 40 (30.30%) Web Design
5 36 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
6 35 (26.52%) Domain-Driven Design
7 34 (25.76%) SOA
8 16 (12.12%) Web Development
8 16 (12.12%) E-Commerce
8 16 (12.12%) CQRS
9 15 (11.36%) Unit Testing
10 14 (10.61%) Dependency Injection
11 13 (9.85%) BDD
11 13 (9.85%) Email Marketing
11 13 (9.85%) SEO
12 8 (6.06%) OO
13 5 (3.79%) Use Case
13 5 (3.79%) Time Management
14 4 (3.03%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 97 (73.48%) JavaScript
2 35 (26.52%) C#
3 33 (25.00%) SQL
4 26 (19.70%) PHP
5 5 (3.79%) XPath
6 1 (0.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (10.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (19.70%) Facebook
2 14 (10.61%) Twitter
2 14 (10.61%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.27%) Google
4 2 (1.52%) Adobe
5 1 (0.76%) Zend
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