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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 181 200 201
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +1
Permanent jobs citing Sass 41 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.71% 0.075% 0.021%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.06% 0.21% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 41 2 1
Average salary £32,500 £30,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.69% -18.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +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
1994 1912 1883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.69% 35.95% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1768 1710 1659
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 24 October 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 24 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
Birmingham - 27 £25,000 - 2
Solihull - 9 £32,500 - 1
Staffordshire - 6 £35,000 -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £32,500 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £32,500 -
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 84 (96.55%) HTML
2 83 (95.40%) CSS
3 80 (91.95%) JavaScript
4 68 (78.16%) jQuery
5 57 (65.52%) LESS
6 43 (49.43%) Agile Software Development
7 41 (47.13%) Photoshop
8 40 (45.98%) Adobe
8 40 (45.98%) Responsive Web Design
9 39 (44.83%) HTML5
9 39 (44.83%) CSS3
10 34 (39.08%) PHP
11 33 (37.93%) TDD
12 29 (33.33%) MVC
13 28 (32.18%) C#
14 27 (31.03%) .NET
14 27 (31.03%) AngularJS
15 26 (29.89%) Subversion
16 25 (28.74%) .NET Framework
16 25 (28.74%) KnockoutJS
16 25 (28.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 23 (26.44%) Umbraco
17 23 (26.44%) Web Design
17 23 (26.44%) CMS
18 20 (22.99%) Backbone.js
19 19 (21.84%) Degree
20 18 (20.69%) ASP.NET
20 18 (20.69%) CRM
21 17 (19.54%) T-SQL
21 17 (19.54%) Scrum

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 23 (26.44%) CMS
1 23 (26.44%) Umbraco
2 8 (9.20%) WordPress
3 3 (3.45%) nginx
3 3 (3.45%) Node.js
Applications
1 41 (47.13%) Photoshop
2 17 (19.54%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.15%) MS Project
3 1 (1.15%) MS Office
3 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Google Analytics
1 4 (4.60%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.60%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.64%) SQL Server
1 11 (12.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (9.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.75%) MySQL
4 3 (3.45%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.45%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (29.89%) Subversion
2 16 (18.39%) Phing
2 16 (18.39%) Ant
3 15 (17.24%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.45%) Grunt
General
1 4 (4.60%) Marketing
2 3 (3.45%) Automotive
2 3 (3.45%) Advertising
3 2 (2.30%) Retail
3 2 (2.30%) Finance
Job Titles
1 83 (95.40%) Developer
2 44 (50.57%) Web Developer
3 28 (32.18%) Junior
4 26 (29.89%) Junior Developer
5 25 (28.74%) Junior Web Developer
6 16 (18.39%) .NET Developer
7 15 (17.24%) C# Developer
7 15 (17.24%) ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (17.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (17.24%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (13.79%) Senior Developer
8 12 (13.79%) Programmer
9 11 (12.64%) PHP Developer
10 8 (9.20%) Front-End Developer
11 6 (6.90%) Front-End Web Developer
11 6 (6.90%) PHP Web Developer
11 6 (6.90%) Web Programmer
11 6 (6.90%) Software Engineer
11 6 (6.90%) Senior Web Developer
12 5 (5.75%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (96.55%) HTML
2 83 (95.40%) CSS
3 68 (78.16%) jQuery
4 57 (65.52%) LESS
5 39 (44.83%) CSS3
5 39 (44.83%) HTML5
6 27 (31.03%) .NET
6 27 (31.03%) AngularJS
7 25 (28.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 25 (28.74%) KnockoutJS
7 25 (28.74%) .NET Framework
8 20 (22.99%) Backbone.js
9 18 (20.69%) ASP.NET
10 17 (19.54%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (19.54%) ASP.NET Web API
10 17 (19.54%) Razor View Engine
10 17 (19.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 16 (18.39%) Web Services
12 15 (17.24%) DOM
12 15 (17.24%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.45%) Windows
1 3 (3.45%) Linux
1 3 (3.45%) Mac OS X
1 3 (3.45%) Debian
1 3 (3.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (49.43%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (45.98%) Responsive Web Design
3 33 (37.93%) TDD
4 29 (33.33%) MVC
5 23 (26.44%) Web Design
6 18 (20.69%) CRM
7 17 (19.54%) Scrum
8 16 (18.39%) OO
8 16 (18.39%) Dependency Injection
9 15 (17.24%) SOA
10 8 (9.20%) Software Engineering
11 5 (5.75%) Analytics
11 5 (5.75%) People Management
12 4 (4.60%) Pay per click
12 4 (4.60%) Email Marketing
12 4 (4.60%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (4.60%) SEO
13 3 (3.45%) E-Commerce
13 3 (3.45%) Unit Testing
14 2 (2.30%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 80 (91.95%) JavaScript
2 34 (39.08%) PHP
3 28 (32.18%) C#
4 17 (19.54%) T-SQL
5 8 (9.20%) VB.NET
6 5 (5.75%) XPath
6 5 (5.75%) PHP5
7 3 (3.45%) VBA
7 3 (3.45%) Python
7 3 (3.45%) Delphi
7 3 (3.45%) SQL
8 2 (2.30%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (21.84%) Degree
Vendors
1 40 (45.98%) Adobe
2 8 (9.20%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.60%) Google
4 1 (1.15%) Zend
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