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

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 125 161 192
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +31
Permanent jobs citing Sass 77 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.81% 0.46% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.33% 0.90% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 74 17 5
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +3.44%
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +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
1777 1882 2342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.75% 50.37% 53.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1535 1677 2144
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 17 December 2014.

Sass Salary Histogram in Manchester

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 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.

1 128 (98.46%) HTML
2 124 (95.38%) CSS
3 95 (73.08%) JavaScript
4 69 (53.08%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (44.62%) Git (software)
6 51 (39.23%) WordPress
7 47 (36.15%) TDD
8 46 (35.38%) MVC
8 46 (35.38%) Scrum
9 43 (33.08%) LESS
10 38 (29.23%) Web Design
10 38 (29.23%) JSON
10 38 (29.23%) HTML5
10 38 (29.23%) PhoneGap
10 38 (29.23%) Corona SDK
11 35 (26.92%) C#
11 35 (26.92%) jQuery
11 35 (26.92%) Domain-Driven Design
11 35 (26.92%) Responsive Web Design
12 34 (26.15%) .NET
12 34 (26.15%) ASP.NET
12 34 (26.15%) SOAP
12 34 (26.15%) N-Tier
12 34 (26.15%) SOA
12 34 (26.15%) HTTP
12 34 (26.15%) Team Foundation Server
12 34 (26.15%) CSS3
13 33 (25.38%) SQL
14 26 (20.00%) Facebook
15 25 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 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 51 (39.23%) WordPress
2 12 (9.23%) CMS
3 2 (1.54%) Node.js
4 1 (0.77%) Apache
4 1 (0.77%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (3.08%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.31%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.77%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (3.08%) Magento
2 1 (0.77%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (26.15%) HTTP
2 13 (10.00%) Intranet
3 1 (0.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.38%) MySQL
2 17 (13.08%) SQL Server
3 16 (12.31%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 58 (44.62%) Git (software)
2 34 (26.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (6.15%) Grunt
4 4 (3.08%) Subversion
5 1 (0.77%) Maven
5 1 (0.77%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.77%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.77%) Phing
5 1 (0.77%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.77%) Gradle
5 1 (0.77%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (10.77%) Marketing
2 8 (6.15%) Finance
3 4 (3.08%) Advertising
4 3 (2.31%) Retail
Job Titles
1 126 (96.92%) Developer
2 54 (41.54%) Front-End Developer
3 25 (19.23%) .NET Developer
4 22 (16.92%) ASP.NET Developer
5 19 (14.62%) C# Developer
6 15 (11.54%) PHP Developer
7 13 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 13 (10.00%) Senior Developer
8 12 (9.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (9.23%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (9.23%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 12 (9.23%) WordPress Developer
9 11 (8.46%) Agile .NET Developer
10 9 (6.92%) Agile C# Developer
11 7 (5.38%) Web Developer
12 5 (3.85%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 4 (3.08%) Team Leader
14 3 (2.31%) Senior .NET Developer
14 3 (2.31%) Junior Developer
14 3 (2.31%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (98.46%) HTML
2 124 (95.38%) CSS
3 43 (33.08%) LESS
4 38 (29.23%) Corona SDK
4 38 (29.23%) JSON
4 38 (29.23%) HTML5
4 38 (29.23%) PhoneGap
5 35 (26.92%) jQuery
6 34 (26.15%) .NET
6 34 (26.15%) SOAP
6 34 (26.15%) ASP.NET
6 34 (26.15%) CSS3
7 25 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (12.31%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 16 (12.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 16 (12.31%) .NET Framework
8 16 (12.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 11 (8.46%) Web Services
10 9 (6.92%) Zurb Foundation
10 9 (6.92%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 34 (26.15%) N-Tier
2 14 (10.77%) Inversion of Control
3 10 (7.69%) User Experience
4 5 (3.85%) Web 2.0
5 2 (1.54%) NHS
6 1 (0.77%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.77%) Social Network
6 1 (0.77%) Semantic Web
6 1 (0.77%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.77%) Windows
1 1 (0.77%) Linux
1 1 (0.77%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.77%) Android
1 1 (0.77%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (53.08%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (36.15%) TDD
3 46 (35.38%) MVC
3 46 (35.38%) Scrum
4 38 (29.23%) Web Design
5 35 (26.92%) Responsive Web Design
5 35 (26.92%) Domain-Driven Design
6 34 (26.15%) SOA
7 16 (12.31%) E-Commerce
7 16 (12.31%) CQRS
8 15 (11.54%) Unit Testing
9 14 (10.77%) Web Development
9 14 (10.77%) Dependency Injection
10 13 (10.00%) BDD
10 13 (10.00%) Email Marketing
10 13 (10.00%) SEO
11 7 (5.38%) OO
12 5 (3.85%) Use Case
12 5 (3.85%) Time Management
13 3 (2.31%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 95 (73.08%) JavaScript
2 35 (26.92%) C#
3 33 (25.38%) SQL
4 24 (18.46%) PHP
5 5 (3.85%) XPath
6 1 (0.77%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (10.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (6.92%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (0.77%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.77%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (20.00%) Facebook
2 14 (10.77%) Microsoft
3 12 (9.23%) Twitter
4 3 (2.31%) Google
5 2 (1.54%) Adobe
6 1 (0.77%) Zend
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