Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 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
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 170 121 166
Rank change year-on-year -49 +45 +20
Permanent jobs citing Sass 32 73 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.81% 1.91% 1.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.66% 5.48% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 27 64 44
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £31,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.92% -14.86% -1.33%
10th Percentile £30,750 £24,225 £20,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £41,250 £50,125
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +25.00%

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 1,205 1,331 1,303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 30.67% 34.75% 27.00%
Number of salaries quoted 998 1,171 1,112
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,750 £23,825
90th Percentile £68,750 £57,500 £62,375
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.59% +5.33% -

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 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Sass in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 30 (93.75%) HTML
2 29 (90.63%) CSS
3 28 (87.50%) JavaScript
4 19 (59.38%) PHP
5 16 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 15 (46.88%) Git (software)
6 15 (46.88%) RESTful
6 15 (46.88%) CMS
7 14 (43.75%) HTML5
8 13 (40.63%) Front End Development
9 12 (37.50%) LESS
9 12 (37.50%) CSS3
10 10 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
10 10 (31.25%) jQuery
10 10 (31.25%) JSON
11 9 (28.13%) WordPress
11 9 (28.13%) REST
12 8 (25.00%) Web Development
12 8 (25.00%) Content Management
12 8 (25.00%) E-Commerce
12 8 (25.00%) Docker
13 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (21.88%) Node.js
13 7 (21.88%) React
13 7 (21.88%) MuleSoft
13 7 (21.88%) MySQL
13 7 (21.88%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (21.88%) HTTP
13 7 (21.88%) PLM
13 7 (21.88%) Symfony

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 15 (46.88%) CMS
2 9 (28.13%) WordPress
3 7 (21.88%) nginx
4 2 (6.25%) Umbraco
5 1 (3.13%) Drupal
5 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Photoshop
2 2 (6.25%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Magento
2 2 (6.25%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (3.13%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 10 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.50%) SaaS
3 3 (9.38%) Amazon S3
3 3 (9.38%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (9.38%) CloudFront
3 3 (9.38%) GitHub
3 3 (9.38%) Serverless
4 2 (6.25%) MailChimp
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (3.13%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) HTTP
2 2 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) MySQL
2 3 (9.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (9.38%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (6.25%) Blockchain
3 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.13%) Hazelcast
4 1 (3.13%) HBase
4 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (46.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.25%) gulp
2 2 (6.25%) Jasmine
2 2 (6.25%) Mocha
2 2 (6.25%) Selenium
2 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (3.13%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.13%) CircleCI
3 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.13%) FitNesse
3 1 (3.13%) IntelliJ
3 1 (3.13%) JBehave
3 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.13%) JMeter
3 1 (3.13%) JUnit
3 1 (3.13%) LoadUI
3 1 (3.13%) Mockito
3 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.13%) webpack
General
1 2 (6.25%) Advertising
1 2 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (75.00%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (21.88%) Full Stack Developer
4 6 (18.75%) PHP Developer
5 5 (15.63%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Angular Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) AWS Software Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) React Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) UI Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Java Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Node.js Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (93.75%) HTML
2 29 (90.63%) CSS
3 16 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 15 (46.88%) RESTful
5 14 (43.75%) HTML5
6 12 (37.50%) CSS3
6 12 (37.50%) LESS
7 10 (31.25%) jQuery
7 10 (31.25%) JSON
8 9 (28.13%) REST
9 7 (21.88%) Node.js
9 7 (21.88%) React
9 7 (21.88%) Symfony
10 5 (15.63%) Ajax
11 4 (12.50%) Redux
11 4 (12.50%) SOAP
11 4 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (12.50%) Web Services
12 3 (9.38%) Angular 2
12 3 (9.38%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.38%) User Experience
3 1 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.13%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Front End Development
2 8 (25.00%) Content Management
2 8 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (25.00%) Web Development
3 7 (21.88%) PLM
3 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
4 6 (18.75%) MVC
5 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (12.50%) High Availability
6 4 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (12.50%) SEO
7 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.38%) Microservices
7 3 (9.38%) OO
7 3 (9.38%) TDD
8 2 (6.25%) B2B
8 2 (6.25%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 2 (6.25%) Scrum
8 2 (6.25%) Web Application Development
8 2 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 19 (59.38%) PHP
3 5 (15.63%) Java
4 2 (6.25%) C#
5 1 (3.13%) ES6
5 1 (3.13%) Java 8
5 1 (3.13%) PHP 5
5 1 (3.13%) Python
5 1 (3.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Docker
2 7 (21.88%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) cPanel
2 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.13%) Packer
2 1 (3.13%) Puppet
2 1 (3.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) MuleSoft
1 7 (21.88%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (6.25%) Google
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) New Relic
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Zend