The table below looks at the statistics for Sass skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 206 210 213
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Sass 25 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.41% 0.14% 0.070%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.98% 0.31% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 4
Average salary £45,000 £28,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.52% +4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +18.18%
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 South West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2542 2264 2135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.93% 44.26% 37.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2207 2023 1914
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Sass Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Sass
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Sass Salary Trend in the South West

Sass
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sass across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Sass Salary Histogram in the South West

Sass
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Somerset 0 10 £45,000 - 2
Gloucestershire -4 5 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Dorset - 4 £44,000 -
Wiltshire -4 3 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Bristol -4 2 £42,500 +54.54% 3
Devon - 1 - -
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 42 (97.67%) CSS
2 39 (90.70%) HTML
3 36 (83.72%) JavaScript
4 26 (60.47%) HTML5
5 24 (55.81%) CSS3
6 20 (46.51%) jQuery
7 17 (39.53%) LESS
8 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (30.23%) MVC
9 13 (30.23%) PHP
9 13 (30.23%) C#
9 13 (30.23%) .NET
10 12 (27.91%) ASP.NET
10 12 (27.91%) Twitter
10 12 (27.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 11 (25.58%) SQL
12 10 (23.26%) Java
12 10 (23.26%) Responsive Web Design
13 8 (18.60%) Backbone.js
13 8 (18.60%) Web Services
13 8 (18.60%) AngularJS
14 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 7 (16.28%) Windows
14 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
14 7 (16.28%) T-SQL
14 7 (16.28%) OO
14 7 (16.28%) Spring
14 7 (16.28%) WinForms
14 7 (16.28%) Manufacturing
14 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 5 (11.63%) CMS
1 5 (11.63%) WordPress
2 4 (9.30%) Magnolia
2 4 (9.30%) Drupal
3 2 (4.65%) Node.js
4 1 (2.33%) Apache
4 1 (2.33%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.33%) nginx
4 1 (2.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Photoshop
2 4 (9.30%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) GitHub
1 1 (2.33%) Rackspace Cloud
1 1 (2.33%) Heroku
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) MySQL
3 4 (9.30%) MongoDB
3 4 (9.30%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.33%) Redis
4 1 (2.33%) Riak
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Grunt
1 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.98%) Subversion
3 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.33%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.33%) RSpec
4 1 (2.33%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (2.33%) Sublime Text
4 1 (2.33%) Xdebug
General
1 7 (16.28%) Manufacturing
2 5 (11.63%) Finance
3 3 (6.98%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (46.51%) Front-End Developer
3 16 (37.21%) Senior Developer
4 12 (27.91%) .NET Developer
5 11 (25.58%) Senior .NET Developer
6 7 (16.28%) C# Developer
6 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (16.28%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (16.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (13.95%) Web Developer
7 6 (13.95%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (13.95%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (9.30%) Front-End Web Developer
8 4 (9.30%) PHP Developer
8 4 (9.30%) Python Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Analyst
9 3 (6.98%) Analyst Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (6.98%) Senior Analyst Developer
10 2 (4.65%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (97.67%) CSS
2 39 (90.70%) HTML
3 26 (60.47%) HTML5
4 24 (55.81%) CSS3
5 20 (46.51%) jQuery
6 17 (39.53%) LESS
7 13 (30.23%) .NET
8 12 (27.91%) ASP.NET
8 12 (27.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (18.60%) Backbone.js
9 8 (18.60%) Web Services
9 8 (18.60%) AngularJS
10 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (16.28%) Spring
10 7 (16.28%) WinForms
10 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (16.28%) WPF
10 7 (16.28%) Silverlight
11 5 (11.63%) .NET Framework
11 5 (11.63%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) User Experience
1 4 (9.30%) Open Source
2 2 (4.65%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.33%) W3C
3 1 (2.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.33%) Wiki
3 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.23%) MVC
3 10 (23.26%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (16.28%) OO
4 7 (16.28%) Web Development
5 6 (13.95%) SOA
6 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
6 5 (11.63%) B2B
6 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (6.98%) Web Application Development
7 3 (6.98%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.65%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (4.65%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.33%) Project Management
9 1 (2.33%) TDD
9 1 (2.33%) Pair Programming
9 1 (2.33%) Content Management
9 1 (2.33%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (83.72%) JavaScript
2 13 (30.23%) PHP
2 13 (30.23%) C#
3 11 (25.58%) SQL
4 10 (23.26%) Java
5 7 (16.28%) T-SQL
6 4 (9.30%) PHP5
6 4 (9.30%) Python
7 3 (6.98%) C
8 2 (4.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) WCAG
1 1 (2.33%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) Twitter
2 4 (9.30%) Zend
2 4 (9.30%) Adobe
3 1 (2.33%) Rackspace
3 1 (2.33%) Facebook
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £38000 per annum - Pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
Swindon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum, Benefits: Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bath, Avon
ARM Technology
Salary: £30 - £55 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago