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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 128 136 145
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Permanent jobs citing Sass 29 30 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.96% 0.88% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.47% 2.14% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 4
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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
1172 1400 1046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.68% 41.03% 36.57%
Number of salaries quoted 770 904 656
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +16 19 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Glasgow +3 9 £37,500 -42.30% 2
Dundee - 1 £40,000 -
Sass
UK

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 46 (93.88%) JavaScript
2 45 (91.84%) CSS
3 43 (87.76%) HTML
4 41 (83.67%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (59.18%) HTML5
6 28 (57.14%) Unit Testing
7 27 (55.10%) MVC
8 24 (48.98%) TDD
9 23 (46.94%) jQuery
10 22 (44.90%) AngularJS
11 21 (42.86%) LESS
12 18 (36.73%) RESTful
13 15 (30.61%) Backbone.js
13 15 (30.61%) Scrum
14 14 (28.57%) Games
14 14 (28.57%) Git (software)
15 13 (26.53%) Ember.js
15 13 (26.53%) Grunt
15 13 (26.53%) User Experience
15 13 (26.53%) Finance
16 12 (24.49%) Marketing
16 12 (24.49%) Mentoring
16 12 (24.49%) Node.js
17 11 (22.45%) Jasmine
18 10 (20.41%) QUnit
18 10 (20.41%) Zepto.js
18 10 (20.41%) PhantomJS
18 10 (20.41%) GIMP
18 10 (20.41%) Mercurial
18 10 (20.41%) OpenUP

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 12 (24.49%) Node.js
2 4 (8.16%) NServiceBus
3 1 (2.04%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (20.41%) GIMP
1 10 (20.41%) Photoshop
2 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.04%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 13 (26.53%) Grunt
3 11 (22.45%) Jasmine
4 10 (20.41%) QUnit
4 10 (20.41%) PhantomJS
4 10 (20.41%) Mercurial
5 4 (8.16%) Visual Studio
5 4 (8.16%) SpecFlow
5 4 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.04%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (2.04%) Bower
6 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.04%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (2.04%) Maven
General
1 14 (28.57%) Games
2 13 (26.53%) Finance
3 12 (24.49%) Marketing
4 10 (20.41%) Banking
5 9 (18.37%) Telecoms
6 2 (4.08%) Back Office
7 1 (2.04%) Automotive
7 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (53.06%) Developer
2 23 (46.94%) Front-End Developer
3 5 (10.20%) Senior Developer
3 5 (10.20%) Programmer
4 4 (8.16%) .NET Analyst Programmer
4 4 (8.16%) .NET Programmer
4 4 (8.16%) Analyst Programmer
4 4 (8.16%) Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Web Developer
4 4 (8.16%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 4 (8.16%) Front-End Web Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Designer
5 3 (6.12%) UI Programmer
5 3 (6.12%) UI Developer
5 3 (6.12%) UI Designer
6 2 (4.08%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Designer
6 2 (4.08%) Senior UI Designer
7 1 (2.04%) Web Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Senior Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (91.84%) CSS
2 43 (87.76%) HTML
3 29 (59.18%) HTML5
4 23 (46.94%) jQuery
5 22 (44.90%) AngularJS
6 21 (42.86%) LESS
7 18 (36.73%) RESTful
8 15 (30.61%) Backbone.js
9 13 (26.53%) Ember.js
10 10 (20.41%) Zepto.js
11 8 (16.33%) CSS3
12 7 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (12.24%) .NET
14 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET
15 4 (8.16%) NHibernate
15 4 (8.16%) .NET Framework
15 4 (8.16%) WCF
15 4 (8.16%) Castle Windsor
15 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC
16 3 (6.12%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.53%) User Experience
2 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.12%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.08%) W3C
4 2 (4.08%) Xbox
5 1 (2.04%) Telematics
5 1 (2.04%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) UNIX
3 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (83.67%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 27 (55.10%) MVC
4 24 (48.98%) TDD
5 15 (30.61%) Scrum
6 12 (24.49%) Mentoring
7 10 (20.41%) OpenUP
8 4 (8.16%) Web Development
8 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.16%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (8.16%) UX Design
9 2 (4.08%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.08%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.08%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.08%) Analytics
9 2 (4.08%) Web Accessibility
9 2 (4.08%) Rapid Prototyping
9 2 (4.08%) Usability Testing
10 1 (2.04%) BDD
10 1 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 46 (93.88%) JavaScript
2 10 (20.41%) ActionScript
3 5 (10.20%) C#
4 2 (4.08%) Python
4 2 (4.08%) Java
4 2 (4.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
1 2 (4.08%) WCAG
Vendors
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
1 4 (8.16%) Twitter
2 1 (2.04%) Adobe
2 1 (2.04%) Sun
2 1 (2.04%) Zend
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