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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 171 167 212
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +45
Permanent jobs citing Sass 54 48 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.92% 0.89% 0.054%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.55% 2.39% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 48 43 3
Average salary £27,500 £24,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% -9.43%
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £32,500 £34,250
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.10%
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
2115 2008 2037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.12% 37.19% 36.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1911 1720 1816
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Coventry - 15 £35,000 - 1
Warwickshire -6 12 £25,000 -23.07% 5
Solihull +16 6 £27,500 -35.29% 1
Shropshire - 4 £20,000 -
Wolverhampton -9 3 £30,000 +39.53% 1
Birmingham -16 2 £36,250 +68.60% 2
Dudley - 2 £38,750 -
Worcestershire - 2 £21,500 - 1
Staffordshire -3 1 £40,000 +66.66%
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 95 (97.94%) CSS
2 87 (89.69%) HTML
3 78 (80.41%) JavaScript
4 75 (77.32%) jQuery
5 53 (54.64%) HTML5
6 50 (51.55%) LESS
7 49 (50.52%) CSS3
8 48 (49.48%) PHP
9 32 (32.99%) Photoshop
10 31 (31.96%) AngularJS
11 30 (30.93%) MVC
11 30 (30.93%) Web Development
12 28 (28.87%) Agile Software Development
13 27 (27.84%) .NET
14 26 (26.80%) CMS
15 24 (24.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 24 (24.74%) User Experience
16 23 (23.71%) Responsive Web Design
16 23 (23.71%) Marketing
17 22 (22.68%) KnockoutJS
18 19 (19.59%) Git (software)
19 18 (18.56%) WordPress
20 17 (17.53%) ASP.NET
21 16 (16.49%) SQL
22 15 (15.46%) C#
23 14 (14.43%) Linux
23 14 (14.43%) Node.js
24 12 (12.37%) Web Design
24 12 (12.37%) .NET Framework
25 11 (11.34%) Adobe

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 26 (26.80%) CMS
2 18 (18.56%) WordPress
3 14 (14.43%) Node.js
Applications
1 32 (32.99%) Photoshop
2 4 (4.12%) Fireworks
3 2 (2.06%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.06%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (2.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.03%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 7 (7.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) Google Analytics
1 2 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.06%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.19%) Intranet
2 3 (3.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.28%) MySQL
2 7 (7.22%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (19.59%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.22%) Grunt
3 5 (5.15%) Visual Studio
3 5 (5.15%) PHPUnit
3 5 (5.15%) Behat
4 4 (4.12%) Phing
4 4 (4.12%) Subversion
4 4 (4.12%) Ant
5 3 (3.09%) Bower
5 3 (3.09%) gulp
6 2 (2.06%) Jenkins
General
1 23 (23.71%) Marketing
2 10 (10.31%) Local Government
3 9 (9.28%) Games
4 2 (2.06%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.03%) German Language
Job Titles
1 84 (86.60%) Developer
2 49 (50.52%) Front-End Developer
3 35 (36.08%) Web Developer
4 18 (18.56%) Front-End Web Developer
5 9 (9.28%) Designer
6 8 (8.25%) PHP Developer
7 7 (7.22%) Graduate
8 6 (6.19%) Junior
8 6 (6.19%) C# Developer
9 5 (5.15%) .NET Developer
9 5 (5.15%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.15%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (5.15%) Digital Designer
10 4 (4.12%) UX Designer
10 4 (4.12%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (4.12%) Graduate C# Developer
10 4 (4.12%) Junior Developer
10 4 (4.12%) Graduate Developer
10 4 (4.12%) PHP Web Developer
11 3 (3.09%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (97.94%) CSS
2 87 (89.69%) HTML
3 75 (77.32%) jQuery
4 53 (54.64%) HTML5
5 50 (51.55%) LESS
6 49 (50.52%) CSS3
7 31 (31.96%) AngularJS
8 27 (27.84%) .NET
9 24 (24.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 22 (22.68%) KnockoutJS
11 17 (17.53%) ASP.NET
12 12 (12.37%) .NET Framework
13 11 (11.34%) Web Services
14 9 (9.28%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (8.25%) XML
15 8 (8.25%) Ajax
15 8 (8.25%) XHTML
15 8 (8.25%) Semantic HTML
16 7 (7.22%) Symfony
16 7 (7.22%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 24 (24.74%) User Experience
2 11 (11.34%) Mobile App
3 10 (10.31%) NHS
4 5 (5.15%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.06%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.06%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.06%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.03%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.03%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.43%) Linux
2 4 (4.12%) UNIX
3 2 (2.06%) Debian
3 2 (2.06%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.03%) Android
4 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.93%) MVC
1 30 (30.93%) Web Development
2 28 (28.87%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (23.71%) Responsive Web Design
4 12 (12.37%) Web Design
5 10 (10.31%) OOP
6 9 (9.28%) E-Commerce
6 9 (9.28%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
7 8 (8.25%) Time Management
8 7 (7.22%) OO
8 7 (7.22%) Software Engineering
8 7 (7.22%) TDD
9 6 (6.19%) Creative Marketing
9 6 (6.19%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (5.15%) SEO
11 4 (4.12%) Scrum
11 4 (4.12%) Content Management
11 4 (4.12%) Information Architecture
12 3 (3.09%) Dependency Injection
12 3 (3.09%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 78 (80.41%) JavaScript
2 48 (49.48%) PHP
3 16 (16.49%) SQL
4 15 (15.46%) C#
5 7 (7.22%) VB.NET
6 4 (4.12%) Python
7 2 (2.06%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.06%) C++
7 2 (2.06%) COBOL
7 2 (2.06%) Java
7 2 (2.06%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.19%) Degree
2 1 (1.03%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.12%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.06%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (11.34%) Adobe
1 11 (11.34%) Twitter
2 10 (10.31%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.22%) Zend
4 4 (4.12%) Google
5 2 (2.06%) Oracle
5 2 (2.06%) SAP
5 2 (2.06%) Rackspace
5 2 (2.06%) New Relic
6 1 (1.03%) OpenText
6 1 (1.03%) RedDot
6 1 (1.03%) Facebook
Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Estio Technology Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Alcester, Warwickshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Connect
Salary: £dependant on experience + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Just Checking Ltd
Salary: Unspecified competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago