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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 153 209 239
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +30
Permanent jobs citing Sass 88 29 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.44% 0.43% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.52% 0.95% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 81 23 13
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
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
2501 3049 3540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.05% 45.14% 49.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2088 2593 3165
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +49 53 £35,000 - 10
Cheshire +26 32 £40,000 +33.33% 6
Merseyside +10 2 £21,500 -33.84% 1
Lancashire -12 1 £32,500 -
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 168 (95.45%) CSS
2 167 (94.89%) HTML
3 139 (78.98%) JavaScript
4 111 (63.07%) LESS
5 106 (60.23%) jQuery
6 101 (57.39%) HTML5
7 86 (48.86%) Agile Software Development
8 77 (43.75%) User Experience
9 70 (39.77%) CSS3
10 52 (29.55%) Git (software)
11 49 (27.84%) AngularJS
12 48 (27.27%) PHP
12 48 (27.27%) MVC
13 40 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
14 37 (21.02%) TDD
15 35 (19.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 34 (19.32%) Photoshop
17 33 (18.75%) Ajax
18 32 (18.18%) Scrum
19 31 (17.61%) WordPress
20 30 (17.05%) OO
20 30 (17.05%) Grunt
21 29 (16.48%) Backbone.js
22 28 (15.91%) CMS
23 25 (14.20%) Web Services
23 25 (14.20%) Degree
23 25 (14.20%) Web Development
24 24 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
24 24 (13.64%) SQL
24 24 (13.64%) HTTP

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 31 (17.61%) WordPress
2 28 (15.91%) CMS
3 11 (6.25%) Drupal
4 10 (5.68%) Umbraco
5 8 (4.55%) Apache
6 4 (2.27%) Node.js
7 1 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 34 (19.32%) Photoshop
2 15 (8.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 14 (7.95%) OmniGraffle
3 14 (7.95%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (1.70%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (4.55%) Magento
2 1 (0.57%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.14%) Silverpop
2 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (13.64%) HTTP
2 1 (0.57%) Intranet
2 1 (0.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.23%) MySQL
2 13 (7.39%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.84%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 52 (29.55%) Git (software)
2 30 (17.05%) Grunt
3 24 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (7.95%) Axure RP
5 5 (2.84%) Jasmine
6 4 (2.27%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.27%) Selenium
7 3 (1.70%) JIRA
7 3 (1.70%) Subversion
7 3 (1.70%) Bower
8 2 (1.14%) QUnit
8 2 (1.14%) Phing
8 2 (1.14%) Mocha
8 2 (1.14%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (1.14%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.57%) Ant
9 1 (0.57%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.57%) Behat
General
1 17 (9.66%) Finance
2 9 (5.11%) Marketing
3 4 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (1.70%) Games
4 3 (1.70%) Retail
5 1 (0.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 146 (82.95%) Developer
2 86 (48.86%) Front-End Developer
3 31 (17.61%) Web Developer
4 25 (14.20%) Designer
5 19 (10.80%) PHP Developer
6 14 (7.95%) Architect
6 14 (7.95%) Front-End Web Developer
7 13 (7.39%) UI Designer
8 12 (6.82%) Senior Developer
9 11 (6.25%) Drupal Developer
10 10 (5.68%) .NET Developer
10 10 (5.68%) Web Designer
11 9 (5.11%) ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
12 8 (4.55%) HTML Developer
12 8 (4.55%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 8 (4.55%) UX Designer
13 7 (3.98%) User Experience Architect
14 5 (2.84%) PHP Web Developer
15 4 (2.27%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (95.45%) CSS
2 167 (94.89%) HTML
3 111 (63.07%) LESS
4 106 (60.23%) jQuery
5 101 (57.39%) HTML5
6 70 (39.77%) CSS3
7 49 (27.84%) AngularJS
8 35 (19.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 33 (18.75%) Ajax
10 29 (16.48%) Backbone.js
11 25 (14.20%) Web Services
12 21 (11.93%) JSON
13 20 (11.36%) KnockoutJS
14 19 (10.80%) Zurb Foundation
14 19 (10.80%) XHTML
14 19 (10.80%) LAMP
15 18 (10.23%) Ember.js
16 15 (8.52%) .NET
16 15 (8.52%) ASP.NET
17 14 (7.95%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 77 (43.75%) User Experience
2 15 (8.52%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (7.95%) N-Tier
4 13 (7.39%) Taxonomies
4 13 (7.39%) Smartphone
5 10 (5.68%) Social Network
6 7 (3.98%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.84%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (2.27%) Open Source
8 4 (2.27%) Social Media
8 4 (2.27%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.57%) Mobile Games
9 1 (0.57%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.82%) Linux
2 7 (3.98%) Windows
3 3 (1.70%) UNIX
4 1 (0.57%) AIX
4 1 (0.57%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (48.86%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (27.27%) MVC
3 40 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
4 37 (21.02%) TDD
5 32 (18.18%) Scrum
6 30 (17.05%) OO
7 25 (14.20%) Web Development
8 23 (13.07%) Web Design
9 20 (11.36%) E-Commerce
10 15 (8.52%) SOA
11 13 (7.39%) Domain-Driven Design
11 13 (7.39%) OOP
12 9 (5.11%) Mobile Development
13 8 (4.55%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
13 8 (4.55%) Use Case
14 7 (3.98%) Web Accessibility
14 7 (3.98%) OO PHP
15 6 (3.41%) Change Control
15 6 (3.41%) People Management
15 6 (3.41%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 139 (78.98%) JavaScript
2 48 (27.27%) PHP
3 24 (13.64%) SQL
4 15 (8.52%) C#
5 4 (2.27%) Java
6 2 (1.14%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 25 (14.20%) Degree
2 6 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.57%) Varnish
Vendors
1 18 (10.23%) Adobe
1 18 (10.23%) Twitter
2 13 (7.39%) Zend
3 9 (5.11%) Google
4 6 (3.41%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.41%) Apple
5 2 (1.14%) Eloqua
5 2 (1.14%) Facebook
5 2 (1.14%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.57%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.57%) Alterian
Cheshire
Experis IT
Salary: company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Training & 5k Benefit package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £27500 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £450000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington WA1
6 Talent
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £31,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Training + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reading Room Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Liverpool
First Recruitment Group
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago