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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 159 206 -
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -
Permanent jobs citing Sass 52 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.97% 0.072% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.64% 0.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 48 4 0
Average salary £24,000 £26,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
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
1973 1924 1920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.72% 34.86% 39.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1683 1714 1668
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 August 2014.

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 August 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
Birmingham - 21 £21,500 - 1
Solihull - 8 £40,000 -
Staffordshire - 7 £30,000 -
Wolverhampton - 5 £21,500 -
Warwickshire +13 4 £32,500 +22.64%
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 70 (95.89%) HTML
1 70 (95.89%) CSS
2 66 (90.41%) JavaScript
3 56 (76.71%) jQuery
4 46 (63.01%) HTML5
4 46 (63.01%) CSS3
5 45 (61.64%) Photoshop
6 37 (50.68%) LESS
7 33 (45.21%) Adobe
8 30 (41.10%) Responsive Web Design
8 30 (41.10%) Subversion
9 29 (39.73%) PHP
10 22 (30.14%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (27.40%) Web Design
11 20 (27.40%) CMS
11 20 (27.40%) Umbraco
12 16 (21.92%) Backbone.js
12 16 (21.92%) MVC
13 15 (20.55%) .NET
13 15 (20.55%) Git (software)
14 13 (17.81%) TDD
14 13 (17.81%) Adobe Illustrator
15 12 (16.44%) Ant
15 12 (16.44%) C#
15 12 (16.44%) OO
15 12 (16.44%) Phing
16 11 (15.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 11 (15.07%) REST
16 11 (15.07%) SQL Server 2005
16 11 (15.07%) SOA

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 (27.40%) CMS
1 20 (27.40%) Umbraco
2 8 (10.96%) WordPress
3 3 (4.11%) nginx
3 3 (4.11%) Node.js
Applications
1 45 (61.64%) Photoshop
2 13 (17.81%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Google Analytics
2 4 (5.48%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.48%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.07%) SQL Server
1 11 (15.07%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (10.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.48%) MySQL
4 3 (4.11%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.11%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (41.10%) Subversion
2 15 (20.55%) Git (software)
3 12 (16.44%) Phing
3 12 (16.44%) Ant
4 3 (4.11%) Grunt
General
1 5 (6.85%) Finance
1 5 (6.85%) Automotive
2 4 (5.48%) Marketing
3 2 (2.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 70 (95.89%) Developer
2 39 (53.42%) Web Developer
3 25 (34.25%) Junior
4 23 (31.51%) Junior Developer
5 22 (30.14%) Junior Web Developer
6 13 (17.81%) Front-End Developer
7 11 (15.07%) Programmer
8 10 (13.70%) Senior Developer
9 9 (12.33%) PHP Developer
10 6 (8.22%) Web Programmer
11 5 (6.85%) PHP Web Developer
11 5 (6.85%) Software Programmer
11 5 (6.85%) Senior Web Developer
11 5 (6.85%) Software Engineer
12 4 (5.48%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 3 (4.11%) Graduate
13 3 (4.11%) Software Developer
13 3 (4.11%) Graduate Web Developer
13 3 (4.11%) Front-End Web Developer
13 3 (4.11%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (95.89%) HTML
1 70 (95.89%) CSS
2 56 (76.71%) jQuery
3 46 (63.01%) HTML5
3 46 (63.01%) CSS3
4 37 (50.68%) LESS
5 16 (21.92%) Backbone.js
6 15 (20.55%) .NET
7 11 (15.07%) DOM
7 11 (15.07%) REST
7 11 (15.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 9 (12.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (12.33%) KnockoutJS
8 9 (12.33%) .NET Framework
9 8 (10.96%) XML
9 8 (10.96%) AngularJS
10 6 (8.22%) Ajax
11 5 (6.85%) XSD
11 5 (6.85%) XSL
12 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.11%) Windows
1 3 (4.11%) Linux
1 3 (4.11%) Mac OS X
1 3 (4.11%) Debian
1 3 (4.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (41.10%) Responsive Web Design
2 22 (30.14%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (27.40%) Web Design
4 16 (21.92%) MVC
5 13 (17.81%) TDD
6 12 (16.44%) OO
7 11 (15.07%) SOA
8 7 (9.59%) Analytics
8 7 (9.59%) Software Engineering
9 6 (8.22%) E-Commerce
10 5 (6.85%) CRM
11 4 (5.48%) SEO
11 4 (5.48%) Pay per click
11 4 (5.48%) Email Marketing
11 4 (5.48%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (4.11%) Unit Testing
13 2 (2.74%) Web Development
13 2 (2.74%) Kalman Filter
13 2 (2.74%) Pair Programming
14 1 (1.37%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 66 (90.41%) JavaScript
2 29 (39.73%) PHP
3 12 (16.44%) C#
4 8 (10.96%) VB.NET
5 5 (6.85%) XPath
6 4 (5.48%) PHP5
7 3 (4.11%) VBA
7 3 (4.11%) Python
7 3 (4.11%) Delphi
7 3 (4.11%) SQL
8 2 (2.74%) Java
9 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.37%) Degree
Vendors
1 33 (45.21%) Adobe
2 8 (10.96%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.59%) Google
4 6 (8.22%) Facebook