The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 164 159 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Sass 18 29 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.45% 0.70% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.02% 1.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 0
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +21.81%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1770 2085 1835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.34% 50.25% 48.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1488 1874 1675
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £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
North West

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 24 July 2014.

Sass Salary Histogram in Manchester

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 42 (100.00%) HTML
2 41 (97.62%) JavaScript
3 38 (90.48%) CSS
4 32 (76.19%) jQuery
5 29 (69.05%) CSS3
6 28 (66.67%) HTML5
7 18 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
8 15 (35.71%) Web Design
9 14 (33.33%) PHP
10 12 (28.57%) Web Development
10 12 (28.57%) WordPress
10 12 (28.57%) Git (software)
10 12 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 10 (23.81%) LESS
11 10 (23.81%) Ajax
11 10 (23.81%) XHTML
12 9 (21.43%) SEO
13 8 (19.05%) XML
13 8 (19.05%) XSLT
13 8 (19.05%) Web 2.0
13 8 (19.05%) MVC
13 8 (19.05%) XPath
13 8 (19.05%) Marketing
13 8 (19.05%) Use Case
14 7 (16.67%) Time Management
14 7 (16.67%) Grunt
14 7 (16.67%) Ruby
14 7 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
14 7 (16.67%) Web Services
14 7 (16.67%) .NET

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 12 (28.57%) WordPress
2 7 (16.67%) CMS
3 5 (11.90%) Node.js
4 3 (7.14%) Drupal
5 1 (2.38%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (4.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) HTTP
1 3 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 7 (16.67%) Grunt
3 5 (11.90%) PhoneGap
4 3 (7.14%) Subversion
4 3 (7.14%) Selenium
4 3 (7.14%) Ant
5 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (19.05%) Marketing
2 5 (11.90%) Retail
3 4 (9.52%) Advertising
4 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 42 (100.00%) Developer
2 26 (61.90%) Front-End Developer
3 8 (19.05%) UI Programmer
3 8 (19.05%) UI Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Front-End Web Developer
4 3 (7.14%) PHP Developer
4 3 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Web Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Magento Developer
5 2 (4.76%) WordPress Developer
5 2 (4.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Interaction Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Designer
6 1 (2.38%) CSS Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Junior Front-End Developer
6 1 (2.38%) PHP Magento Developer
6 1 (2.38%) HTML Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) HTML
2 38 (90.48%) CSS
3 32 (76.19%) jQuery
4 29 (69.05%) CSS3
5 28 (66.67%) HTML5
6 12 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (23.81%) LESS
7 10 (23.81%) Ajax
7 10 (23.81%) XHTML
8 8 (19.05%) XML
8 8 (19.05%) XSLT
9 7 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
9 7 (16.67%) Web Services
9 7 (16.67%) .NET
10 4 (9.52%) Corona SDK
11 3 (7.14%) Underscore.js
11 3 (7.14%) Zepto.js
11 3 (7.14%) XHR
11 3 (7.14%) Semantic HTML
11 3 (7.14%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Web 2.0
2 7 (16.67%) NHS
3 6 (14.29%) Social Media
4 3 (7.14%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.38%) Open Source
5 1 (2.38%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.38%) Android
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
1 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
2 15 (35.71%) Web Design
3 12 (28.57%) Web Development
4 9 (21.43%) SEO
5 8 (19.05%) MVC
5 8 (19.05%) Use Case
6 7 (16.67%) Time Management
7 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
9 4 (9.52%) TDD
10 3 (7.14%) BDD
10 3 (7.14%) Progressive Enhancement
10 3 (7.14%) Web Accessibility
10 3 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
10 3 (7.14%) Automated Testing
10 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
10 3 (7.14%) Unit Testing
10 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (7.14%) Scrum
11 2 (4.76%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 41 (97.62%) JavaScript
2 14 (33.33%) PHP
3 8 (19.05%) XPath
4 7 (16.67%) Ruby
5 3 (7.14%) Objective-C
6 2 (4.76%) C#
6 2 (4.76%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (2.38%) PHP5
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Facebook
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) Apple
3 2 (4.76%) Zend
4 1 (2.38%) Adobe
Manchester, Lancashire
Recruiting.uk.com
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + flexible working hours
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £18,000 - £26,000pa
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 7 days ago