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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 220 205 212
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Permanent jobs citing Sass 21 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.34% 0.14% 0.086%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.81% 0.32% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 5
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
2579 2221 2173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.79% 43.82% 37.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2228 1990 1958
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 £26,000 £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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -16 7 £45,000 - 4
Gloucestershire -2 4 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Dorset - 4 £44,000 -
Wiltshire - 3 £35,000 -
Bristol -15 2 £42,500 +54.54% 1
Devon - 1 - -
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 41 (97.62%) CSS
2 39 (92.86%) HTML
3 33 (78.57%) JavaScript
4 26 (61.90%) HTML5
5 23 (54.76%) CSS3
6 22 (52.38%) jQuery
7 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (35.71%) LESS
9 14 (33.33%) MVC
9 14 (33.33%) PHP
10 13 (30.95%) C#
10 13 (30.95%) .NET
10 13 (30.95%) Twitter
10 13 (30.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET
12 11 (26.19%) Java
13 10 (23.81%) SQL
13 10 (23.81%) Responsive Web Design
14 9 (21.43%) Backbone.js
14 9 (21.43%) Web Development
14 9 (21.43%) Web Services
15 8 (19.05%) Windows
15 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
15 8 (19.05%) T-SQL
15 8 (19.05%) Spring
15 8 (19.05%) WinForms
15 8 (19.05%) Manufacturing
15 8 (19.05%) Degree
15 8 (19.05%) WPF
15 8 (19.05%) Silverlight

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 6 (14.29%) CMS
1 6 (14.29%) WordPress
2 5 (11.90%) Magnolia
3 4 (9.52%) Drupal
4 1 (2.38%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.38%) nginx
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.38%) Node.js
4 1 (2.38%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Photoshop
2 4 (9.52%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Heroku
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.38%) GitHub
1 1 (2.38%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.29%) MySQL
3 5 (11.90%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.38%) Redis
5 1 (2.38%) Riak
5 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Grunt
2 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.14%) Subversion
3 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.38%) RSpec
4 1 (2.38%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (2.38%) Sublime Text
4 1 (2.38%) Xdebug
General
1 8 (19.05%) Manufacturing
2 6 (14.29%) Finance
3 3 (7.14%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
4 1 (2.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 42 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (47.62%) Front-End Developer
3 16 (38.10%) Senior Developer
4 12 (28.57%) .NET Developer
5 11 (26.19%) Senior .NET Developer
6 8 (19.05%) Web Developer
6 8 (19.05%) C# Developer
6 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (19.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (19.05%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
7 7 (16.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (11.90%) Front-End Web Developer
9 4 (9.52%) PHP Developer
10 3 (7.14%) Senior Analyst Developer
10 3 (7.14%) Analyst
10 3 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
10 3 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
11 2 (4.76%) Graduate Developer
11 2 (4.76%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (97.62%) CSS
2 39 (92.86%) HTML
3 26 (61.90%) HTML5
4 23 (54.76%) CSS3
5 22 (52.38%) jQuery
6 15 (35.71%) LESS
7 13 (30.95%) .NET
7 13 (30.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET
9 9 (21.43%) Backbone.js
9 9 (21.43%) Web Services
10 8 (19.05%) Spring
10 8 (19.05%) WinForms
10 8 (19.05%) WPF
10 8 (19.05%) Silverlight
10 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (14.29%) AngularJS
12 5 (11.90%) Ajax
13 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) User Experience
2 4 (9.52%) Open Source
3 1 (2.38%) Wiki
3 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.38%) W3C
3 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (33.33%) MVC
3 10 (23.81%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (21.43%) Web Development
5 6 (14.29%) OO
6 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
6 5 (11.90%) SOA
7 4 (9.52%) B2B
7 4 (9.52%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (7.14%) Web Application Development
8 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (2.38%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.38%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.38%) Requirements Analysis
10 1 (2.38%) User Experience Design
10 1 (2.38%) Analytics
10 1 (2.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 14 (33.33%) PHP
3 13 (30.95%) C#
4 11 (26.19%) Java
5 10 (23.81%) SQL
6 8 (19.05%) T-SQL
7 4 (9.52%) PHP5
8 3 (7.14%) C
9 2 (4.76%) Python
10 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
1 1 (2.38%) WCAG
1 1 (2.38%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Twitter
2 5 (11.90%) Zend
3 4 (9.52%) Adobe
4 1 (2.38%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.38%) Facebook
4 1 (2.38%) Google
Bath, Avon
ARM Technology
Salary: £30 - £55 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £18000 to £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago