The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 133 157 154
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -3
Permanent jobs citing Sass 25 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.80% 0.51% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.13% 1.33% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 9
Average salary £40,000 £51,250 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.95% +65.32%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
Sass
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1171 1507 1243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.34% 38.23% 40.12%
Number of salaries quoted 713 1046 746
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sass across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Sass Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Sass
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sass across the Scotland region.

Sass Salary Trend in Scotland

Sass
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sass across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Sass Salary Histogram in Scotland

Sass
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Edinburgh +23 14 £40,000 -20.00% 4
Glasgow +5 10 £37,500 -28.57% 1
Dundee - 1 £40,000 -
Sass
UK

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 47 (100.00%) CSS
2 45 (95.74%) HTML
2 45 (95.74%) JavaScript
3 40 (85.11%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (61.70%) HTML5
5 28 (59.57%) Unit Testing
6 25 (53.19%) MVC
7 24 (51.06%) LESS
8 21 (44.68%) TDD
9 20 (42.55%) RESTful
10 16 (34.04%) AngularJS
11 15 (31.91%) Banking
12 14 (29.79%) Finance
12 14 (29.79%) Telecoms
12 14 (29.79%) jQuery
12 14 (29.79%) Grunt
13 12 (25.53%) Backbone.js
14 11 (23.40%) Ember.js
14 11 (23.40%) Git (software)
15 10 (21.28%) Node.js
16 9 (19.15%) Mentoring
16 9 (19.15%) User Experience
16 9 (19.15%) Jasmine
16 9 (19.15%) Scrum
16 9 (19.15%) Marketing
17 8 (17.02%) OpenUP
17 8 (17.02%) Games
17 8 (17.02%) ActionScript
17 8 (17.02%) Photoshop
17 8 (17.02%) PhantomJS

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 10 (21.28%) Node.js
2 2 (4.26%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Photoshop
1 8 (17.02%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (29.79%) Grunt
2 11 (23.40%) Git (software)
3 9 (19.15%) Jasmine
4 8 (17.02%) Mercurial
4 8 (17.02%) QUnit
4 8 (17.02%) PhantomJS
5 1 (2.13%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (2.13%) Bower
5 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.13%) Maven
5 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (31.91%) Banking
2 14 (29.79%) Telecoms
2 14 (29.79%) Finance
3 9 (19.15%) Marketing
4 8 (17.02%) Games
5 3 (6.38%) Retail
6 2 (4.26%) Back Office
7 1 (2.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 31 (65.96%) Developer
2 22 (46.81%) Front-End Developer
3 10 (21.28%) Web Developer
4 7 (14.89%) UI Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Front-End Web Developer
4 7 (14.89%) UI Programmer
5 6 (12.77%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Senior UI Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Designer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (4.26%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.26%) UI Designer
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Designer
8 1 (2.13%) Senior UI Designer
8 1 (2.13%) UX Designer
8 1 (2.13%) Web Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Web Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Programmer
8 1 (2.13%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (100.00%) CSS
2 45 (95.74%) HTML
3 29 (61.70%) HTML5
4 24 (51.06%) LESS
5 20 (42.55%) RESTful
6 16 (34.04%) AngularJS
7 14 (29.79%) jQuery
8 12 (25.53%) Backbone.js
9 11 (23.40%) Ember.js
10 8 (17.02%) Zepto.js
11 7 (14.89%) CSS3
12 3 (6.38%) D3.js
12 3 (6.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (6.38%) SVG
13 2 (4.26%) LAMP
13 2 (4.26%) Symfony
14 1 (2.13%) .NET
14 1 (2.13%) Ajax
14 1 (2.13%) Marionette.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) User Experience
2 3 (6.38%) Digital Media
2 3 (6.38%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.26%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.13%) W3C
4 1 (2.13%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (85.11%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (59.57%) Unit Testing
3 25 (53.19%) MVC
4 21 (44.68%) TDD
5 9 (19.15%) Scrum
5 9 (19.15%) Mentoring
6 8 (17.02%) OpenUP
7 4 (8.51%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
7 4 (8.51%) Web Development
8 3 (6.38%) Content Management
8 3 (6.38%) Workflow
9 2 (4.26%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.26%) Project Planning
9 2 (4.26%) Time Management
9 2 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (4.26%) Rapid Prototyping
9 2 (4.26%) Web Accessibility
10 1 (2.13%) Test Automation
10 1 (2.13%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 45 (95.74%) JavaScript
2 8 (17.02%) ActionScript
3 2 (4.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) WCAG
1 1 (2.13%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (4.26%) Zend
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + multiple
Posted: 32 minutes ago
Inverness
Orion Enterprise Software Services
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum - depending on experience
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago