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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
Rank 159 162 200
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +38
Permanent jobs citing Sass 62 54 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.09% 0.99% 0.073%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.09% 2.69% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 57 50 4
Average salary £29,000 £25,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -5.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
2007 2007 1903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.15% 36.80% 34.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1820 1714 1695
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -
Warwickshire +1 12 £25,000 -23.07% 3
Solihull +5 7 £27,500 -31.25%
Worcestershire - 7 £25,000 - 1
Shropshire - 4 £20,000 -
Staffordshire +5 3 £32,500 +8.33%
Birmingham -12 3 £21,500 - 3
Wolverhampton -11 2 - -
Dudley - 1 £30,000 -
Halesowen - 1 £26,500 -
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 98 (98.99%) CSS
2 90 (90.91%) HTML
3 76 (76.77%) JavaScript
4 73 (73.74%) jQuery
5 57 (57.58%) HTML5
6 55 (55.56%) LESS
7 52 (52.53%) CSS3
8 44 (44.44%) PHP
9 42 (42.42%) Photoshop
10 34 (34.34%) AngularJS
10 34 (34.34%) User Experience
11 29 (29.29%) MVC
12 28 (28.28%) Agile Software Development
13 27 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
14 25 (25.25%) Web Development
15 24 (24.24%) KnockoutJS
16 22 (22.22%) Marketing
16 22 (22.22%) Web Design
17 21 (21.21%) CMS
18 20 (20.20%) WordPress
18 20 (20.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 18 (18.18%) Git (software)
19 18 (18.18%) SQL
19 18 (18.18%) Adobe
20 17 (17.17%) .NET
21 16 (16.16%) Linux
22 15 (15.15%) ASP.NET
23 14 (14.14%) E-Commerce
23 14 (14.14%) Mobile App
24 13 (13.13%) Grunt

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 21 (21.21%) CMS
2 20 (20.20%) WordPress
3 11 (11.11%) Node.js
4 1 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.01%) Umbraco
Applications
1 42 (42.42%) Photoshop
2 4 (4.04%) Fireworks
2 4 (4.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (2.02%) GIMP
4 2 (2.02%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 9 (9.09%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.07%) Internet
2 6 (6.06%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.07%) MySQL
2 3 (3.03%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 13 (13.13%) Grunt
3 8 (8.08%) gulp
4 7 (7.07%) Subversion
5 5 (5.05%) Behat
5 5 (5.05%) PHPUnit
5 5 (5.05%) Visual Studio
6 4 (4.04%) Ant
6 4 (4.04%) Phing
7 1 (1.01%) Bower
7 1 (1.01%) Hudson
General
1 22 (22.22%) Marketing
2 8 (8.08%) Games
3 4 (4.04%) Finance
4 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.02%) Banking
4 2 (2.02%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.01%) German Language
Job Titles
1 89 (89.90%) Developer
2 56 (56.57%) Front-End Developer
3 35 (35.35%) Web Developer
4 21 (21.21%) Front-End Web Developer
5 9 (9.09%) Designer
6 7 (7.07%) PHP Developer
7 5 (5.05%) C# Developer
7 5 (5.05%) Graduate
7 5 (5.05%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (5.05%) Digital Designer
8 4 (4.04%) Junior Developer
8 4 (4.04%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (4.04%) CSS Developer
8 4 (4.04%) UX Designer
8 4 (4.04%) Graduate C# Developer
8 4 (4.04%) Junior
8 4 (4.04%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.04%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.04%) HTML Developer
9 3 (3.03%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (98.99%) CSS
2 90 (90.91%) HTML
3 73 (73.74%) jQuery
4 57 (57.58%) HTML5
5 55 (55.56%) LESS
6 52 (52.53%) CSS3
7 34 (34.34%) AngularJS
8 24 (24.24%) KnockoutJS
9 20 (20.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 17 (17.17%) .NET
11 15 (15.15%) ASP.NET
12 12 (12.12%) XHTML
13 10 (10.10%) Semantic HTML
14 9 (9.09%) Ajax
15 8 (8.08%) Backbone.js
16 7 (7.07%) ASP.NET MVC
16 7 (7.07%) Symfony
16 7 (7.07%) Web Services
16 7 (7.07%) Ember.js
17 6 (6.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (34.34%) User Experience
2 14 (14.14%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.05%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.02%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.02%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.01%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.01%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.01%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.16%) Linux
2 4 (4.04%) Debian
2 4 (4.04%) Ubuntu
2 4 (4.04%) UNIX
3 1 (1.01%) Android
3 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (29.29%) MVC
2 28 (28.28%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
4 25 (25.25%) Web Development
5 22 (22.22%) Web Design
6 14 (14.14%) E-Commerce
7 11 (11.11%) OOP
8 10 (10.10%) OO
9 9 (9.09%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
9 9 (9.09%) Time Management
10 7 (7.07%) SEO
10 7 (7.07%) Software Engineering
11 6 (6.06%) Digital Marketing
12 5 (5.05%) TDD
13 4 (4.04%) Creative Marketing
13 4 (4.04%) Scrum
13 4 (4.04%) Information Architecture
14 3 (3.03%) API Design
15 2 (2.02%) Mobile Development
15 2 (2.02%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 76 (76.77%) JavaScript
2 44 (44.44%) PHP
3 18 (18.18%) SQL
4 7 (7.07%) C#
5 4 (4.04%) Python
6 1 (1.01%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (4.04%) Degree
2 1 (1.01%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (18.18%) Adobe
2 9 (9.09%) Zend
2 9 (9.09%) Twitter
3 5 (5.05%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.02%) SAP
4 2 (2.02%) Google
5 1 (1.01%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.01%) Facebook
5 1 (1.01%) OpenText
5 1 (1.01%) RedDot
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