The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 158 212 -
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -
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 2.58% 0.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 47 4 0
Average salary £24,000 £26,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2016 2039 1958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.47% 36.62% 40.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1726 1817 1713
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Sass
England

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 1 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 1 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 - 13 £21,500 -
Staffordshire - 12 £24,000 -
Wolverhampton - 8 £21,500 -
Solihull - 7 £40,000 -
Warwickshire +13 4 £32,500 +22.64%
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 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 64 (96.97%) HTML
1 64 (96.97%) CSS
2 60 (90.91%) JavaScript
3 50 (75.76%) jQuery
4 42 (63.64%) HTML5
4 42 (63.64%) CSS3
5 40 (60.61%) Photoshop
6 29 (43.94%) Subversion
6 29 (43.94%) LESS
7 28 (42.42%) PHP
8 26 (39.39%) Adobe
9 22 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
10 19 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (22.73%) Git (software)
11 15 (22.73%) Backbone.js
11 15 (22.73%) MVC
11 15 (22.73%) .NET
12 13 (19.70%) CMS
12 13 (19.70%) Adobe Illustrator
12 13 (19.70%) Web Design
12 13 (19.70%) Umbraco
13 11 (16.67%) Phing
13 11 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 11 (16.67%) TDD
13 11 (16.67%) Ant
13 11 (16.67%) OO
14 10 (15.15%) DOM
14 10 (15.15%) SQL Server
14 10 (15.15%) C#
14 10 (15.15%) SOA

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 13 (19.70%) CMS
1 13 (19.70%) Umbraco
2 8 (12.12%) WordPress
3 3 (4.55%) nginx
3 3 (4.55%) Node.js
Applications
1 40 (60.61%) Photoshop
2 13 (19.70%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (12.12%) Google Analytics
2 4 (6.06%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.15%) SQL Server
1 10 (15.15%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (10.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.06%) MySQL
4 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 29 (43.94%) Subversion
2 15 (22.73%) Git (software)
3 11 (16.67%) Phing
3 11 (16.67%) Ant
4 3 (4.55%) Grunt
General
1 7 (10.61%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Automotive
3 4 (6.06%) Marketing
4 2 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 64 (96.97%) Developer
2 34 (51.52%) Web Developer
3 18 (27.27%) Junior
4 17 (25.76%) Junior Developer
5 16 (24.24%) Junior Web Developer
6 15 (22.73%) Front-End Developer
7 11 (16.67%) Programmer
8 9 (13.64%) Senior Developer
9 8 (12.12%) PHP Developer
10 6 (9.09%) Web Programmer
11 5 (7.58%) Software Programmer
11 5 (7.58%) Software Engineer
11 5 (7.58%) Senior Web Developer
12 4 (6.06%) PHP Web Developer
12 4 (6.06%) Front-End Web Developer
12 4 (6.06%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 3 (4.55%) Graduate Web Developer
13 3 (4.55%) Graduate Developer
13 3 (4.55%) Software Developer
13 3 (4.55%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (96.97%) HTML
1 64 (96.97%) CSS
2 50 (75.76%) jQuery
3 42 (63.64%) HTML5
3 42 (63.64%) CSS3
4 29 (43.94%) LESS
5 15 (22.73%) Backbone.js
5 15 (22.73%) .NET
6 11 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 10 (15.15%) DOM
7 10 (15.15%) REST
8 9 (13.64%) XML
9 7 (10.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (10.61%) AngularJS
9 7 (10.61%) KnockoutJS
9 7 (10.61%) .NET Framework
9 7 (10.61%) Ajax
10 5 (7.58%) XSD
10 5 (7.58%) XSL
11 4 (6.06%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.52%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.55%) Ubuntu
1 3 (4.55%) Debian
1 3 (4.55%) Mac OS X
1 3 (4.55%) Windows
1 3 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 19 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (22.73%) MVC
4 13 (19.70%) Web Design
5 11 (16.67%) TDD
5 11 (16.67%) OO
6 10 (15.15%) SOA
7 8 (12.12%) Analytics
8 7 (10.61%) Software Engineering
9 6 (9.09%) E-Commerce
10 4 (6.06%) CRM
10 4 (6.06%) SEO
10 4 (6.06%) Pay per click
10 4 (6.06%) Email Marketing
10 4 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (4.55%) Unit Testing
12 2 (3.03%) Pair Programming
12 2 (3.03%) Web Development
13 1 (1.52%) User Experience Design
13 1 (1.52%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 60 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 28 (42.42%) PHP
3 10 (15.15%) C#
4 7 (10.61%) VB.NET
5 5 (7.58%) XPath
6 4 (6.06%) PHP5
7 3 (4.55%) VBA
7 3 (4.55%) SQL
7 3 (4.55%) Delphi
7 3 (4.55%) Python
8 2 (3.03%) Java
9 1 (1.52%) Ruby
Vendors
1 26 (39.39%) Adobe
2 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.12%) Google
3 7 (10.61%) Facebook