Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Sass skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Sass over the 6 months to 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 121 167
Rank change year-on-year -41 +46 +22
Permanent jobs citing Sass 27 80 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.76% 2.11% 1.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.54% 6.37% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 23 71 55
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £31,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.98% -3.08% +10.17%
10th Percentile £31,250 £24,500 £21,550
90th Percentile £67,500 £47,500 £57,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +26.98% -3.08% -

Sass is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,063 1,256 1,366
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 29.78% 33.14% 29.67%
Number of salaries quoted 866 1,059 1,195
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,375 £64,000 £62,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% +6.67%

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Sass as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Sass in Birmingham

Sass
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sass in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Sass in Birmingham

Sass
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sass in Birmingham over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Sass in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT jobs citing Sass also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Sass.

1 24 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 22 (81.48%) HTML
3 21 (77.78%) CSS
4 18 (66.67%) Git (software)
5 16 (59.26%) HTML5
6 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (51.85%) CMS
7 14 (51.85%) CSS3
8 12 (44.44%) AngularJS
8 12 (44.44%) PHP
9 11 (40.74%) MVC
9 11 (40.74%) TDD
9 11 (40.74%) Software Engineering
9 11 (40.74%) RESTful
10 8 (29.63%) REST
10 8 (29.63%) Content Management
10 8 (29.63%) OO
10 8 (29.63%) Front End Development
11 7 (25.93%) MySQL
11 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio Team System
12 6 (22.22%) Laravel
12 6 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
12 6 (22.22%) Analytics
12 6 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (22.22%) Dependency Management
12 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
12 6 (22.22%) OO PHP
12 6 (22.22%) Vue.js
12 6 (22.22%) Prototyping

Sass
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (51.85%) CMS
2 6 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (22.22%) Umbraco
3 5 (18.52%) nginx
4 3 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.70%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) MySQL
2 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.70%) Hazelcast
3 1 (3.70%) HBase
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (14.81%) Jasmine
4 3 (11.11%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (11.11%) Maven
5 2 (7.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (7.41%) Grunt
5 2 (7.41%) gulp
5 2 (7.41%) Selenium
6 1 (3.70%) Bitbucket
6 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.70%) FitNesse
6 1 (3.70%) JBehave
6 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.70%) JMeter
6 1 (3.70%) LoadUI
6 1 (3.70%) Mocha
6 1 (3.70%) Mockito
6 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
6 1 (3.70%) webpack
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Games
1 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (22.22%) Full Stack Developer
3 6 (22.22%) PHP Developer
4 5 (18.52%) C# Developer
4 5 (18.52%) CMS Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (7.41%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) AWS Software Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) React Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Full Stack Web Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Java Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Java Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Umbraco Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (81.48%) HTML
2 21 (77.78%) CSS
3 16 (59.26%) HTML5
4 14 (51.85%) CSS3
5 12 (44.44%) AngularJS
6 11 (40.74%) RESTful
7 8 (29.63%) REST
8 6 (22.22%) Laravel
8 6 (22.22%) Vue.js
9 5 (18.52%) jQuery
9 5 (18.52%) JSON
9 5 (18.52%) React
9 5 (18.52%) Symfony
10 3 (11.11%) Backbone.js
10 3 (11.11%) Ember.js
10 3 (11.11%) Nightwatchjs
10 3 (11.11%) Node.js
10 3 (11.11%) Redux
10 3 (11.11%) Web Services
11 2 (7.41%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) MVC
2 11 (40.74%) Software Engineering
2 11 (40.74%) TDD
3 8 (29.63%) Content Management
3 8 (29.63%) Front End Development
3 8 (29.63%) OO
4 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (22.22%) Analytics
5 6 (22.22%) Benchmarking
5 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
5 6 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (22.22%) Dependency Management
5 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 6 (22.22%) OO PHP
5 6 (22.22%) OOP
5 6 (22.22%) Process Management
5 6 (22.22%) Prototyping
5 6 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 5 (18.52%) Technical Debt
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 12 (44.44%) PHP
3 6 (22.22%) C#
4 3 (11.11%) TypeScript
5 2 (7.41%) ES6
5 2 (7.41%) ES7
5 2 (7.41%) ES8
6 1 (3.70%) Java
6 1 (3.70%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Docker
1 5 (18.52%) Varnish
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) MuleSoft
2 5 (18.52%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (11.11%) Adobe
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle