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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 168 170 193
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +23
Permanent jobs citing Sass 43 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.84% 0.29% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.17% 0.85% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 42 5 8
Average salary £31,250 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1985 1529 1851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 38.97% 34.41% 38.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1786 1297 1653
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Sass
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Sass Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Sass
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Sass Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Sass
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

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

Sass Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Sass
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 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
Herefordshire - 10 £27,500 -
Birmingham -6 9 £37,500 +3.44% 1
Warwickshire - 9 £40,000 -
Solihull - 5 £27,000 - 1
Coventry -16 3 £20,000 -40.74% 1
Staffordshire -6 2 £19,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £22,500 -
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 80 (95.24%) HTML
2 79 (94.05%) CSS
3 76 (90.48%) JavaScript
4 67 (79.76%) jQuery
5 48 (57.14%) HTML5
6 46 (54.76%) .NET
7 43 (51.19%) LESS
7 43 (51.19%) AngularJS
8 42 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
9 41 (48.81%) C#
10 37 (44.05%) KnockoutJS
11 35 (41.67%) MVC
12 33 (39.29%) CSS3
13 32 (38.10%) Responsive Web Design
13 32 (38.10%) .NET Framework
14 29 (34.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 28 (33.33%) ASP.NET
16 27 (32.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 26 (30.95%) Razor View Engine
18 24 (28.57%) Web Services
18 24 (28.57%) TDD
19 22 (26.19%) PHP
19 22 (26.19%) Web Development
20 21 (25.00%) Git (software)
20 21 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
20 21 (25.00%) T-SQL
20 21 (25.00%) Scrum
20 21 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
21 20 (23.81%) Dependency Injection
21 20 (23.81%) Node.js

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 (23.81%) Node.js
2 16 (19.05%) CMS
3 5 (5.95%) WordPress
4 4 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (4.76%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (19.05%) Photoshop
2 5 (5.95%) Fireworks
3 2 (2.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.38%) InDesign
4 1 (1.19%) MS Project
4 1 (1.19%) MS Office
4 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.76%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (1.19%) GitHub
2 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.10%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.71%) MySQL
3 6 (7.14%) Redis
4 5 (5.95%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (11.90%) Jenkins
2 10 (11.90%) Grunt
3 6 (7.14%) Bower
4 1 (1.19%) Subversion
General
1 10 (11.90%) Local Government
2 8 (9.52%) Advertising
3 7 (8.33%) Marketing
4 4 (4.76%) Games
5 1 (1.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 75 (89.29%) Developer
2 36 (42.86%) Web Developer
3 30 (35.71%) .NET Developer
4 26 (30.95%) Front-End Developer
5 18 (21.43%) C# Developer
5 18 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
6 17 (20.24%) Front-End Web Developer
7 14 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (7.14%) Team Leader
8 6 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 6 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
9 5 (5.95%) Programmer
10 4 (4.76%) PHP Developer
10 4 (4.76%) PHP Web Developer
10 4 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
11 3 (3.57%) Senior .NET Developer
11 3 (3.57%) Junior Programmer
11 3 (3.57%) GUI Programmer
11 3 (3.57%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (95.24%) HTML
2 79 (94.05%) CSS
3 67 (79.76%) jQuery
4 48 (57.14%) HTML5
5 46 (54.76%) .NET
6 43 (51.19%) LESS
6 43 (51.19%) AngularJS
7 37 (44.05%) KnockoutJS
8 33 (39.29%) CSS3
9 32 (38.10%) .NET Framework
10 29 (34.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 28 (33.33%) ASP.NET
12 27 (32.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 26 (30.95%) Razor View Engine
14 24 (28.57%) Web Services
15 21 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
15 21 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
16 7 (8.33%) Highcharts JS
17 6 (7.14%) Ajax
18 5 (5.95%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.90%) NHS
2 6 (7.14%) User Experience
3 5 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.95%) Digital Media
4 4 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.76%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.71%) Linux
2 1 (1.19%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (41.67%) MVC
3 32 (38.10%) Responsive Web Design
4 24 (28.57%) TDD
5 22 (26.19%) Web Development
6 21 (25.00%) Scrum
7 20 (23.81%) Dependency Injection
8 13 (15.48%) CRM
9 12 (14.29%) Web Design
10 10 (11.90%) DevOps
11 7 (8.33%) E-Commerce
12 5 (5.95%) Project Management
12 5 (5.95%) Analytics
13 4 (4.76%) Creative Marketing
13 4 (4.76%) Content Management
14 2 (2.38%) Rapid Prototyping
15 1 (1.19%) Product Management
15 1 (1.19%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 76 (90.48%) JavaScript
2 41 (48.81%) C#
3 22 (26.19%) PHP
4 21 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 9 (10.71%) VB.NET
6 4 (4.76%) SQL
6 4 (4.76%) C++
6 4 (4.76%) COBOL
6 4 (4.76%) Java
6 4 (4.76%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (23.81%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (11.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 10 (11.90%) New Relic
2 8 (9.52%) Adobe
2 8 (9.52%) Google
3 5 (5.95%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.76%) Oracle
4 4 (4.76%) Sitecore
4 4 (4.76%) Twitter
4 4 (4.76%) Rackspace
5 3 (3.57%) Zend
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