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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 164 211 214
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +3
Permanent jobs citing Sass 87 36 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.33% 0.51% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.26% 1.15% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 81 34 23
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
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
2670 3134 3489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.66% 44.04% 47.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2248 2640 3111
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 £27,500 £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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +26 39 £40,000 +23.07% 8
Manchester +24 39 £37,500 +15.38% 13
Merseyside +10 5 £25,000 -23.07% 3
Lancashire - 4 £35,000 - 2
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 174 (96.13%) HTML
2 172 (95.03%) CSS
3 147 (81.22%) JavaScript
4 126 (69.61%) jQuery
5 118 (65.19%) HTML5
6 101 (55.80%) LESS
7 93 (51.38%) User Experience
8 83 (45.86%) Agile Software Development
9 80 (44.20%) CSS3
10 58 (32.04%) AngularJS
10 58 (32.04%) Git (software)
11 53 (29.28%) CMS
12 52 (28.73%) Responsive Web Design
13 49 (27.07%) Grunt
13 49 (27.07%) MVC
14 46 (25.41%) PHP
14 46 (25.41%) OO
15 41 (22.65%) TDD
15 41 (22.65%) KnockoutJS
16 34 (18.78%) Photoshop
16 34 (18.78%) Ajax
16 34 (18.78%) Backbone.js
17 33 (18.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 33 (18.23%) WordPress
17 33 (18.23%) Scrum
18 29 (16.02%) Web Services
18 29 (16.02%) HTTP
19 25 (13.81%) SVG
20 24 (13.26%) Adobe
21 23 (12.71%) Finance

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 53 (29.28%) CMS
2 33 (18.23%) WordPress
3 15 (8.29%) Node.js
4 12 (6.63%) Drupal
5 8 (4.42%) Umbraco
6 7 (3.87%) Apache
7 2 (1.10%) ExpressionEngine
7 2 (1.10%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 34 (18.78%) Photoshop
2 19 (10.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 16 (8.84%) Adobe Illustrator
4 14 (7.73%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (1.10%) InDesign
6 1 (0.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (9.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (16.02%) HTTP
2 12 (6.63%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.15%) MySQL
2 8 (4.42%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.66%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 58 (32.04%) Git (software)
2 49 (27.07%) Grunt
3 19 (10.50%) Jasmine
3 19 (10.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (8.29%) Subversion
5 14 (7.73%) Axure RP
6 12 (6.63%) gulp
7 7 (3.87%) Bower
8 5 (2.76%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.66%) JIRA
10 2 (1.10%) Mercurial
10 2 (1.10%) Phing
11 1 (0.55%) Ant
11 1 (0.55%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.55%) Selenium
11 1 (0.55%) Behat
General
1 23 (12.71%) Finance
2 13 (7.18%) Marketing
3 12 (6.63%) Banking
4 6 (3.31%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (2.21%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.21%) Games
6 3 (1.66%) Music Industry
7 1 (0.55%) Retail
7 1 (0.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 154 (85.08%) Developer
2 87 (48.07%) Front-End Developer
3 35 (19.34%) Web Developer
4 27 (14.92%) Designer
5 24 (13.26%) PHP Developer
6 17 (9.39%) Senior Developer
7 14 (7.73%) Architect
7 14 (7.73%) HTML Developer
7 14 (7.73%) JavaScript Developer
8 13 (7.18%) Web Designer
9 12 (6.63%) Front-End Web Developer
10 8 (4.42%) UX Designer
10 8 (4.42%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 8 (4.42%) UI Designer
10 8 (4.42%) Drupal Developer
11 7 (3.87%) UI Developer
11 7 (3.87%) User Experience Architect
11 7 (3.87%) UI Programmer
12 6 (3.31%) PHP Web Developer
13 5 (2.76%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (96.13%) HTML
2 172 (95.03%) CSS
3 126 (69.61%) jQuery
4 118 (65.19%) HTML5
5 101 (55.80%) LESS
6 80 (44.20%) CSS3
7 58 (32.04%) AngularJS
8 41 (22.65%) KnockoutJS
9 34 (18.78%) Backbone.js
9 34 (18.78%) Ajax
10 33 (18.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 29 (16.02%) Web Services
12 25 (13.81%) SVG
13 21 (11.60%) XHTML
14 17 (9.39%) Symfony
15 15 (8.29%) JSON
16 12 (6.63%) YUI
16 12 (6.63%) D3.js
17 11 (6.08%) CakePHP
18 8 (4.42%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 93 (51.38%) User Experience
2 21 (11.60%) Mobile App
3 17 (9.39%) Visualisation
4 15 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (7.18%) Smartphone
5 13 (7.18%) Taxonomies
6 7 (3.87%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.76%) N-Tier
8 4 (2.21%) Social Network
9 3 (1.66%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (1.10%) Social Media
11 1 (0.55%) NHS
11 1 (0.55%) W3C
11 1 (0.55%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.97%) Linux
2 8 (4.42%) Windows
3 2 (1.10%) AIX
3 2 (1.10%) Android
3 2 (1.10%) Mac OS
3 2 (1.10%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (45.86%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (28.73%) Responsive Web Design
3 49 (27.07%) MVC
4 46 (25.41%) OO
5 41 (22.65%) TDD
6 33 (18.23%) Scrum
7 23 (12.71%) Web Design
8 21 (11.60%) E-Commerce
9 18 (9.94%) OOP
10 17 (9.39%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (7.18%) Web Development
12 10 (5.52%) Mobile First
13 9 (4.97%) SDLC
13 9 (4.97%) Web Accessibility
13 9 (4.97%) Unit Testing
14 8 (4.42%) Use Case
15 7 (3.87%) BDD
15 7 (3.87%) Product Management
15 7 (3.87%) API Integration
16 6 (3.31%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 147 (81.22%) JavaScript
2 46 (25.41%) PHP
3 9 (4.97%) SQL
4 7 (3.87%) C#
5 6 (3.31%) C
6 4 (2.21%) Java
7 2 (1.10%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.55%) Python
8 1 (0.55%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 16 (8.84%) Degree
2 4 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.63%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (13.26%) Adobe
2 16 (8.84%) Zend
3 13 (7.18%) Google
4 6 (3.31%) Apple
4 6 (3.31%) Twitter
5 4 (2.21%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.66%) Facebook
7 1 (0.55%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.55%) Sony
7 1 (0.55%) Alterian
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