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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 164 209 257
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +48
Permanent jobs citing Sass 78 29 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.14% 0.43% 0.054%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.87% 0.88% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 64 29 4
Average salary £32,500 £28,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.03% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £32,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.09% +19.16%
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
2718 3292 3753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.69% 49.30% 50.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2361 2891 3342
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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
Manchester +55 65 £29,000 -10.76% 10
Cheshire -3 9 £35,000 - 4
Merseyside +9 4 £27,500 +10.00% 5
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 173 (97.74%) CSS
2 168 (94.92%) HTML
3 130 (73.45%) JavaScript
4 100 (56.50%) LESS
5 91 (51.41%) Agile Software Development
6 88 (49.72%) jQuery
7 83 (46.89%) HTML5
8 69 (38.98%) CSS3
9 65 (36.72%) TDD
10 61 (34.46%) MVC
11 55 (31.07%) Scrum
12 54 (30.51%) Git (software)
13 49 (27.68%) Responsive Web Design
14 48 (27.12%) Web Design
15 47 (26.55%) SQL
16 45 (25.42%) JSON
17 44 (24.86%) WordPress
18 42 (23.73%) Team Foundation Server
18 42 (23.73%) User Experience
19 41 (23.16%) HTTP
20 40 (22.60%) .NET
20 40 (22.60%) C#
20 40 (22.60%) ASP.NET
21 39 (22.03%) SOAP
21 39 (22.03%) N-Tier
21 39 (22.03%) SOA
22 36 (20.34%) Domain-Driven Design
23 35 (19.77%) PHP
24 33 (18.64%) Ajax
24 33 (18.64%) Twitter Bootstrap

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 44 (24.86%) WordPress
2 15 (8.47%) CMS
3 10 (5.65%) Drupal
4 6 (3.39%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.69%) Node.js
6 1 (0.56%) Apache
Applications
1 27 (15.25%) Photoshop
2 12 (6.78%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.69%) Fireworks
4 2 (1.13%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (1.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (2.82%) Magento
2 2 (1.13%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (23.16%) HTTP
2 4 (2.26%) Intranet
3 1 (0.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (14.12%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.73%) MySQL
3 17 (9.60%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 54 (30.51%) Git (software)
2 42 (23.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (10.17%) Grunt
4 9 (5.08%) Selenium
5 6 (3.39%) Jasmine
6 3 (1.69%) Bower
6 3 (1.69%) Subversion
6 3 (1.69%) JIRA
7 2 (1.13%) Mocha
7 2 (1.13%) Axure RP
7 2 (1.13%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.13%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (1.13%) QUnit
General
1 15 (8.47%) Marketing
2 12 (6.78%) Finance
3 5 (2.82%) Retail
4 1 (0.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 163 (92.09%) Developer
2 84 (47.46%) Front-End Developer
3 28 (15.82%) .NET Developer
4 25 (14.12%) Web Developer
5 24 (13.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 17 (9.60%) C# Developer
6 17 (9.60%) Senior Developer
7 12 (6.78%) Agile .NET Developer
7 12 (6.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (6.78%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (6.21%) Designer
9 10 (5.65%) Drupal Developer
9 10 (5.65%) Front-End Web Developer
9 10 (5.65%) UI Designer
10 9 (5.08%) PHP Developer
10 9 (5.08%) JavaScript Developer
10 9 (5.08%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 8 (4.52%) Agile C# Developer
12 6 (3.39%) Web Designer
12 6 (3.39%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (97.74%) CSS
2 168 (94.92%) HTML
3 100 (56.50%) LESS
4 88 (49.72%) jQuery
5 83 (46.89%) HTML5
6 69 (38.98%) CSS3
7 45 (25.42%) JSON
8 40 (22.60%) .NET
8 40 (22.60%) ASP.NET
9 39 (22.03%) SOAP
10 33 (18.64%) Ajax
10 33 (18.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 28 (15.82%) ASP.NET MVC
12 27 (15.25%) AngularJS
13 22 (12.43%) Ember.js
14 21 (11.86%) Backbone.js
15 20 (11.30%) Corona SDK
15 20 (11.30%) PhoneGap
16 18 (10.17%) Web Services
16 18 (10.17%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 42 (23.73%) User Experience
2 39 (22.03%) N-Tier
3 15 (8.47%) Inversion of Control
4 10 (5.65%) Social Network
5 9 (5.08%) Open Source
6 6 (3.39%) Social Media
7 5 (2.82%) Web 2.0
8 3 (1.69%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.13%) NHS
9 2 (1.13%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.56%) Mobile Games
10 1 (0.56%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.56%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.56%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.26%) Linux
2 3 (1.69%) UNIX
3 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.56%) Windows Phone
3 1 (0.56%) Windows
3 1 (0.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (51.41%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (36.72%) TDD
3 61 (34.46%) MVC
4 55 (31.07%) Scrum
5 49 (27.68%) Responsive Web Design
6 48 (27.12%) Web Design
7 39 (22.03%) SOA
8 36 (20.34%) Domain-Driven Design
9 26 (14.69%) Web Development
10 21 (11.86%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
11 19 (10.73%) OO
12 17 (9.60%) CQRS
13 15 (8.47%) Dependency Injection
13 15 (8.47%) Unit Testing
14 12 (6.78%) E-Commerce
15 10 (5.65%) OOP
16 9 (5.08%) Email Marketing
16 9 (5.08%) User Stories
17 8 (4.52%) OO PHP
18 7 (3.95%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 130 (73.45%) JavaScript
2 47 (26.55%) SQL
3 40 (22.60%) C#
4 35 (19.77%) PHP
5 7 (3.95%) Java
6 5 (2.82%) XPath
7 1 (0.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (12.43%) Degree
2 15 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.69%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.56%) Varnish
Vendors
1 23 (12.99%) Twitter
2 18 (10.17%) Facebook
3 15 (8.47%) Microsoft
4 11 (6.21%) Google
5 6 (3.39%) Eloqua
5 6 (3.39%) EPiServer
6 5 (2.82%) Adobe
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