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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 173 193 193
Rank change year-on-year
+20 0
Permanent jobs citing Sass 89 66 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.33% 0.88% 0.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.35% 2.00% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 81 62 36
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Sass
England

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2659 3292 3286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.66% 44.11% 47.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2294 2795 2952
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 £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Sass Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Sass
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Sass Salary Trend in the North West

Sass
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sass across the North West region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Sass Salary Histogram in the North West

Sass
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cheshire +21 41 £50,000 +53.84% 7
Manchester +8 41 £37,500 +15.38% 6
Merseyside +19 4 £25,000 -23.07% 1
Lancashire - 3 £27,500 - 2
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 170 (96.05%) HTML
1 170 (96.05%) CSS
2 145 (81.92%) JavaScript
3 129 (72.88%) jQuery
4 117 (66.10%) HTML5
5 92 (51.98%) CSS3
6 87 (49.15%) LESS
7 84 (47.46%) User Experience
7 84 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
8 66 (37.29%) CMS
9 65 (36.72%) Git (software)
10 64 (36.16%) OO
11 62 (35.03%) AngularJS
12 60 (33.90%) PHP
13 57 (32.20%) Grunt
14 47 (26.55%) Responsive Web Design
15 46 (25.99%) MVC
15 46 (25.99%) TDD
16 43 (24.29%) WordPress
17 42 (23.73%) KnockoutJS
18 40 (22.60%) Backbone.js
19 36 (20.34%) Web Services
20 35 (19.77%) MySQL
20 35 (19.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 34 (19.21%) Scrum
22 33 (18.64%) Subversion
23 31 (17.51%) Web Design
24 30 (16.95%) HTTP
25 29 (16.38%) Photoshop
26 28 (15.82%) SVG

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 66 (37.29%) CMS
2 43 (24.29%) WordPress
3 17 (9.60%) Node.js
4 11 (6.21%) Drupal
5 8 (4.52%) Umbraco
6 7 (3.95%) Apache
7 3 (1.69%) Joomla!
8 2 (1.13%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 29 (16.38%) Photoshop
2 16 (9.04%) Adobe Illustrator
2 16 (9.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 11 (6.21%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (1.13%) InDesign
5 1 (0.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 27 (15.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.82%) SaaS
2 5 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (16.95%) HTTP
2 18 (10.17%) HTTPS
3 6 (3.39%) SSH
3 6 (3.39%) PuTTY
4 5 (2.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (19.77%) MySQL
2 9 (5.08%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.13%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 65 (36.72%) Git (software)
2 57 (32.20%) Grunt
3 33 (18.64%) Subversion
4 25 (14.12%) Jasmine
5 13 (7.34%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (6.21%) Axure RP
7 9 (5.08%) Jenkins
7 9 (5.08%) gulp
8 7 (3.95%) Phing
9 6 (3.39%) Ant
10 5 (2.82%) Bower
11 3 (1.69%) Mercurial
12 2 (1.13%) WebDriver
12 2 (1.13%) Selenium
13 1 (0.56%) Behat
13 1 (0.56%) PHPUnit
General
1 24 (13.56%) Finance
2 18 (10.17%) Banking
3 12 (6.78%) Marketing
4 8 (4.52%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (2.26%) Retail
5 4 (2.26%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.26%) Games
6 3 (1.69%) Music Industry
7 1 (0.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 155 (87.57%) Developer
2 73 (41.24%) Front-End Developer
3 40 (22.60%) Web Developer
4 38 (21.47%) PHP Developer
5 20 (11.30%) Senior Developer
5 20 (11.30%) Designer
6 16 (9.04%) Front-End Web Developer
7 14 (7.91%) Architect
7 14 (7.91%) HTML Developer
7 14 (7.91%) JavaScript Developer
8 11 (6.21%) Web Designer
9 8 (4.52%) UI Developer
9 8 (4.52%) UI Programmer
10 6 (3.39%) User Experience Architect
10 6 (3.39%) UX Designer
10 6 (3.39%) Lead PHP Developer
10 6 (3.39%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 6 (3.39%) PHP Web Developer
10 6 (3.39%) Java Developer
10 6 (3.39%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (96.05%) HTML
1 170 (96.05%) CSS
2 129 (72.88%) jQuery
3 117 (66.10%) HTML5
4 92 (51.98%) CSS3
5 87 (49.15%) LESS
6 62 (35.03%) AngularJS
7 42 (23.73%) KnockoutJS
8 40 (22.60%) Backbone.js
9 36 (20.34%) Web Services
10 35 (19.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 28 (15.82%) SVG
12 23 (12.99%) Ajax
13 21 (11.86%) JSON
14 20 (11.30%) XML
15 18 (10.17%) D3.js
16 16 (9.04%) XHTML
17 15 (8.47%) Symfony
18 12 (6.78%) CakePHP
19 10 (5.65%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 84 (47.46%) User Experience
2 26 (14.69%) Mobile App
3 22 (12.43%) Visualisation
4 18 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (6.21%) Smartphone
5 11 (6.21%) Taxonomies
6 9 (5.08%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.69%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (1.13%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.13%) Social Media
8 2 (1.13%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.13%) NHS
9 1 (0.56%) W3C
9 1 (0.56%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.56%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 23 (12.99%) Linux
2 11 (6.21%) Windows
3 5 (2.82%) AIX
3 5 (2.82%) Mac OS
3 5 (2.82%) UNIX
4 2 (1.13%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.13%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (36.16%) OO
3 47 (26.55%) Responsive Web Design
4 46 (25.99%) MVC
4 46 (25.99%) TDD
5 34 (19.21%) Scrum
6 31 (17.51%) Web Design
7 26 (14.69%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (14.69%) OOP
8 22 (12.43%) E-Commerce
9 13 (7.34%) Web Development
10 10 (5.65%) Unit Testing
10 10 (5.65%) BDD
10 10 (5.65%) SDLC
11 9 (5.08%) Software Engineering
12 8 (4.52%) SOA
13 7 (3.95%) Web Accessibility
13 7 (3.95%) Product Management
13 7 (3.95%) OO PHP
14 6 (3.39%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 145 (81.92%) JavaScript
2 60 (33.90%) PHP
3 11 (6.21%) C
4 10 (5.65%) Java
5 7 (3.95%) PHP5
6 3 (1.69%) C#
7 2 (1.13%) SQL
8 1 (0.56%) Python
8 1 (0.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (7.34%) Degree
2 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.78%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (15.25%) Adobe
2 16 (9.04%) Zend
3 15 (8.47%) Google
4 6 (3.39%) Apple
5 5 (2.82%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.69%) Facebook
6 3 (1.69%) Twitter
7 2 (1.13%) Sony
8 1 (0.56%) Alterian
8 1 (0.56%) Sitecore
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