The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 207 215 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Sass 38 33 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.53% 0.46% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.21% 0.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 36 26 0
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +21.81%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3136 3448 3544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.90% 47.57% 47.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2641 3069 3262
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 £25,500
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
England

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -27 18 £32,500 - 4
Cheshire - 16 £32,500 - 7
Merseyside - 2 £32,500 -
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 71 (98.61%) JavaScript
2 69 (95.83%) HTML
3 67 (93.06%) CSS
4 54 (75.00%) jQuery
4 54 (75.00%) HTML5
4 54 (75.00%) CSS3
5 33 (45.83%) LESS
6 31 (43.06%) Git (software)
7 23 (31.94%) Responsive Web Design
8 22 (30.56%) PHP
9 20 (27.78%) WordPress
10 19 (26.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 18 (25.00%) Web Development
12 15 (20.83%) Web Design
12 15 (20.83%) AngularJS
12 15 (20.83%) Backbone.js
13 14 (19.44%) TDD
13 14 (19.44%) Ajax
13 14 (19.44%) Google
13 14 (19.44%) Google Maps API
14 13 (18.06%) SEO
14 13 (18.06%) Grunt
15 12 (16.67%) CMS
15 12 (16.67%) Software Engineering
15 12 (16.67%) MVC
15 12 (16.67%) Marketing
16 11 (15.28%) Finance
17 10 (13.89%) XHTML
17 10 (13.89%) Symfony
18 9 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 20 (27.78%) WordPress
2 12 (16.67%) CMS
3 7 (9.72%) Node.js
4 5 (6.94%) Drupal
5 4 (5.56%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.39%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.39%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Photoshop
2 4 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.39%) MS Project
4 1 (1.39%) MS Office
4 1 (1.39%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) HTTP
1 3 (4.17%) Intranet
2 1 (1.39%) Internet
2 1 (1.39%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.33%) MySQL
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 31 (43.06%) Git (software)
2 13 (18.06%) Grunt
3 9 (12.50%) Bower
4 6 (8.33%) PhoneGap
5 4 (5.56%) Subversion
6 3 (4.17%) Selenium
6 3 (4.17%) Ant
7 2 (2.78%) Phing
8 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.39%) RSpec
General
1 12 (16.67%) Marketing
2 11 (15.28%) Finance
3 5 (6.94%) Retail
4 4 (5.56%) Advertising
5 1 (1.39%) Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 70 (97.22%) Developer
2 48 (66.67%) Front-End Developer
3 14 (19.44%) UI Programmer
3 14 (19.44%) UI Developer
4 10 (13.89%) Web Developer
5 9 (12.50%) Front-End Web Developer
6 5 (6.94%) PHP Developer
7 3 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Lead Developer
8 2 (2.78%) WordPress Developer
8 2 (2.78%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 2 (2.78%) Magento Developer
8 2 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 1 (1.39%) Software Manager
9 1 (1.39%) Interaction Developer
9 1 (1.39%) User Experience Developer
9 1 (1.39%) Designer
9 1 (1.39%) CSS Developer
9 1 (1.39%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 1 (1.39%) Junior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (95.83%) HTML
2 67 (93.06%) CSS
3 54 (75.00%) jQuery
3 54 (75.00%) HTML5
3 54 (75.00%) CSS3
4 33 (45.83%) LESS
5 19 (26.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 15 (20.83%) AngularJS
6 15 (20.83%) Backbone.js
7 14 (19.44%) Ajax
7 14 (19.44%) Google Maps API
8 10 (13.89%) XHTML
8 10 (13.89%) Symfony
9 9 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
10 8 (11.11%) .NET
10 8 (11.11%) XML
10 8 (11.11%) XSLT
11 7 (9.72%) Web Services
12 6 (8.33%) JSON
13 4 (5.56%) Modernizr
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) Web 2.0
2 7 (9.72%) NHS
3 6 (8.33%) Social Media
4 4 (5.56%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.39%) RIA
5 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.39%) Blog
5 1 (1.39%) Open Source
5 1 (1.39%) GIS
5 1 (1.39%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.78%) Windows
1 2 (2.78%) Linux
2 1 (1.39%) Windows Vista
2 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.39%) Android
2 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.94%) Responsive Web Design
2 18 (25.00%) Web Development
3 15 (20.83%) Web Design
4 14 (19.44%) TDD
5 13 (18.06%) SEO
6 12 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 12 (16.67%) MVC
7 8 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (11.11%) OO
7 8 (11.11%) Use Case
8 7 (9.72%) Time Management
8 7 (9.72%) E-Commerce
9 6 (8.33%) Progressive Enhancement
9 6 (8.33%) Email Marketing
10 4 (5.56%) Unit Testing
11 3 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (4.17%) Automated Testing
11 3 (4.17%) Web Accessibility
11 3 (4.17%) Customer Engagement
11 3 (4.17%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 71 (98.61%) JavaScript
2 22 (30.56%) PHP
3 9 (12.50%) Ruby
4 8 (11.11%) XPath
5 4 (5.56%) CoffeeScript
6 3 (4.17%) PHP5
6 3 (4.17%) C#
6 3 (4.17%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
1 1 (1.39%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 14 (19.44%) Google
2 7 (9.72%) Twitter
3 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.94%) Facebook
4 4 (5.56%) Eloqua
4 4 (5.56%) Apple
4 4 (5.56%) Zend
4 4 (5.56%) EPiServer
5 2 (2.78%) Adobe
6 1 (1.39%) ESRI
6 1 (1.39%) Rackspace
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