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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 168 204 203
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -1
Permanent jobs citing Sass 46 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.86% 0.054% 0.020%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.28% 0.15% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 41 3 1
Average salary £24,000 £26,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.43% -29.33%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,250 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-5.10% +24.54%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2020 2053 1975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.61% 36.95% 40.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1724 1829 1737
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
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 25 July 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 25 July 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
Staffordshire - 11 £24,000 - 1
Birmingham - 9 £21,500 -
Wolverhampton - 8 £21,500 -
Solihull - 6 £42,500 -
Warwickshire +14 4 £32,500 +22.64%
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 59 (98.33%) HTML
1 59 (98.33%) CSS
2 55 (91.67%) JavaScript
3 45 (75.00%) jQuery
4 38 (63.33%) HTML5
4 38 (63.33%) CSS3
5 35 (58.33%) Photoshop
6 28 (46.67%) Subversion
7 27 (45.00%) PHP
8 24 (40.00%) LESS
9 21 (35.00%) Adobe
10 18 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
11 17 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (25.00%) Git (software)
13 14 (23.33%) Backbone.js
13 14 (23.33%) MVC
13 14 (23.33%) .NET
14 12 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
15 10 (16.67%) TDD
15 10 (16.67%) Ant
15 10 (16.67%) OO
15 10 (16.67%) Phing
15 10 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 9 (15.00%) REST
16 9 (15.00%) Umbraco
16 9 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
16 9 (15.00%) SOA
16 9 (15.00%) XML
16 9 (15.00%) DOM
16 9 (15.00%) SQL Server

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 9 (15.00%) CMS
1 9 (15.00%) Umbraco
2 8 (13.33%) WordPress
3 3 (5.00%) nginx
3 3 (5.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 35 (58.33%) Photoshop
2 12 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Google Analytics
2 4 (6.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.67%) MySQL
4 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (46.67%) Subversion
2 15 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 10 (16.67%) Phing
3 10 (16.67%) Ant
4 3 (5.00%) Grunt
General
1 7 (11.67%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Automotive
3 4 (6.67%) Marketing
4 2 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 59 (98.33%) Developer
2 30 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 15 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
4 14 (23.33%) Junior
4 14 (23.33%) Junior Developer
5 13 (21.67%) Junior Web Developer
6 11 (18.33%) Programmer
7 7 (11.67%) Senior Developer
7 7 (11.67%) PHP Developer
8 6 (10.00%) Web Programmer
9 5 (8.33%) Software Engineer
9 5 (8.33%) Software Programmer
10 4 (6.67%) Front-End Web Developer
10 4 (6.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 4 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
11 3 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
11 3 (5.00%) PHP Web Developer
11 3 (5.00%) Graduate
11 3 (5.00%) Software Developer
11 3 (5.00%) Graduate Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (98.33%) CSS
1 59 (98.33%) HTML
2 45 (75.00%) jQuery
3 38 (63.33%) HTML5
3 38 (63.33%) CSS3
4 24 (40.00%) LESS
5 14 (23.33%) Backbone.js
5 14 (23.33%) .NET
6 10 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 9 (15.00%) REST
7 9 (15.00%) XML
7 9 (15.00%) DOM
8 7 (11.67%) Ajax
8 7 (11.67%) AngularJS
9 6 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (10.00%) .NET Framework
10 5 (8.33%) XSL
10 5 (8.33%) XSD
11 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) Windows
1 3 (5.00%) Linux
1 3 (5.00%) Mac OS X
1 3 (5.00%) Debian
1 3 (5.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.67%) Android
2 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 17 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (23.33%) MVC
4 10 (16.67%) TDD
4 10 (16.67%) OO
5 9 (15.00%) SOA
5 9 (15.00%) Web Design
6 8 (13.33%) Analytics
7 7 (11.67%) Software Engineering
8 5 (8.33%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.67%) CRM
9 4 (6.67%) SEO
9 4 (6.67%) Pay per click
9 4 (6.67%) Email Marketing
9 4 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.00%) Unit Testing
11 2 (3.33%) Web Development
11 2 (3.33%) Pair Programming
12 1 (1.67%) User Experience Design
12 1 (1.67%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 55 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 27 (45.00%) PHP
3 9 (15.00%) C#
4 6 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 5 (8.33%) XPath
6 4 (6.67%) PHP5
7 3 (5.00%) VBA
7 3 (5.00%) Python
7 3 (5.00%) Delphi
7 3 (5.00%) SQL
8 2 (3.33%) Java
9 1 (1.67%) Ruby
Vendors
1 21 (35.00%) Adobe
2 8 (13.33%) Google
2 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.67%) Facebook
Stafford, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits inc bonus
Posted: 25 days ago