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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 202 196 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Sass 51 46 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.69% 0.64% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.57% 1.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 49 33 0
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
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
3248 3407 3606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.25% 47.61% 47.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2749 3040 3281
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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 -19 28 £32,500 -7.14% 8
Cheshire +3 20 £32,500 - 5
Merseyside - 1 £32,500 - 2
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 79 (98.75%) JavaScript
2 77 (96.25%) HTML
3 73 (91.25%) CSS
4 55 (68.75%) HTML5
5 54 (67.50%) CSS3
6 52 (65.00%) jQuery
7 37 (46.25%) Git (software)
8 36 (45.00%) LESS
9 28 (35.00%) WordPress
10 24 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
11 20 (25.00%) Web Design
11 20 (25.00%) TDD
12 18 (22.50%) PHP
13 17 (21.25%) MVC
13 17 (21.25%) Web Development
13 17 (21.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 16 (20.00%) AngularJS
14 16 (20.00%) Marketing
14 16 (20.00%) SEO
15 15 (18.75%) Google
15 15 (18.75%) Google Maps API
15 15 (18.75%) Backbone.js
16 14 (17.50%) CMS
16 14 (17.50%) Grunt
17 13 (16.25%) Software Engineering
17 13 (16.25%) PhoneGap
18 12 (15.00%) Email Marketing
18 12 (15.00%) Ajax
18 12 (15.00%) Symfony
18 12 (15.00%) Corona SDK

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 28 (35.00%) WordPress
2 14 (17.50%) CMS
3 7 (8.75%) Node.js
4 6 (7.50%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.50%) Drupal
6 1 (1.25%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 8 (10.00%) Photoshop
2 5 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.50%) MS Project
3 2 (2.50%) MS Office
4 1 (1.25%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.50%) Intranet
2 4 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.50%) MySQL
2 2 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 37 (46.25%) Git (software)
2 14 (17.50%) Grunt
3 10 (12.50%) Bower
4 3 (3.75%) Phing
4 3 (3.75%) Ant
4 3 (3.75%) Selenium
5 2 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.25%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.25%) Subversion
6 1 (1.25%) Maven
6 1 (1.25%) Gradle
6 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (20.00%) Marketing
2 10 (12.50%) Finance
3 4 (5.00%) Advertising
4 3 (3.75%) Retail
5 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 76 (95.00%) Developer
2 48 (60.00%) Front-End Developer
3 12 (15.00%) UI Developer
3 12 (15.00%) UI Programmer
4 10 (12.50%) PHP Developer
5 8 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 8 (10.00%) Front-End Web Developer
6 7 (8.75%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (7.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 6 (7.50%) WordPress Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Lead Developer
9 2 (2.50%) Junior
9 2 (2.50%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.50%) Junior Developer
9 2 (2.50%) Product Manager
9 2 (2.50%) Magento Developer
10 1 (1.25%) PHP Magento Developer
10 1 (1.25%) Agile C# Developer
10 1 (1.25%) Graduate PHP Developer
10 1 (1.25%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (96.25%) HTML
2 73 (91.25%) CSS
3 55 (68.75%) HTML5
4 54 (67.50%) CSS3
5 52 (65.00%) jQuery
6 36 (45.00%) LESS
7 17 (21.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 16 (20.00%) AngularJS
9 15 (18.75%) Backbone.js
9 15 (18.75%) Google Maps API
10 13 (16.25%) PhoneGap
11 12 (15.00%) Symfony
11 12 (15.00%) Ajax
11 12 (15.00%) Corona SDK
12 9 (11.25%) XML
13 8 (10.00%) XSLT
13 8 (10.00%) XHTML
13 8 (10.00%) .NET
13 8 (10.00%) Web Services
14 6 (7.50%) Modernizr
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.00%) Web 2.0
2 7 (8.75%) NHS
3 6 (7.50%) Social Media
4 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.25%) Blog
5 1 (1.25%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.25%) GIS
5 1 (1.25%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 20 (25.00%) Web Design
2 20 (25.00%) TDD
3 17 (21.25%) MVC
3 17 (21.25%) Web Development
4 16 (20.00%) SEO
5 13 (16.25%) Software Engineering
6 12 (15.00%) Email Marketing
7 11 (13.75%) E-Commerce
8 10 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (11.25%) OO
10 8 (10.00%) Scrum
10 8 (10.00%) Use Case
10 8 (10.00%) BDD
11 7 (8.75%) Time Management
12 5 (6.25%) Domain-Driven Design
13 4 (5.00%) Automated Testing
13 4 (5.00%) Unit Testing
13 4 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (5.00%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 79 (98.75%) JavaScript
2 18 (22.50%) PHP
3 8 (10.00%) XPath
4 6 (7.50%) Ruby
5 4 (5.00%) C#
6 3 (3.75%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.50%) PHP5
7 2 (2.50%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.50%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (1.25%) Python
8 1 (1.25%) SQL
8 1 (1.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (1.25%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (18.75%) Google
2 9 (11.25%) Facebook
2 9 (11.25%) Twitter
3 6 (7.50%) EPiServer
3 6 (7.50%) Eloqua
4 5 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.75%) Apple
5 3 (3.75%) Zend
6 1 (1.25%) ESRI
6 1 (1.25%) Adobe
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits + Training
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Great Benefits + Bonus
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