Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 151 194
Rank change year-on-year +22 +43 -30
Permanent jobs citing Sass 55 44 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.50% 1.05% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.84% 3.57% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 53 43 7
Birmingham median annual salary £31,500 £35,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +20.69% -10.77%
10th Percentile £23,900 £22,100 £18,750
90th Percentile £46,250 £47,500 £43,500
West Midlands median annual salary £31,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -16.00% +7.14% +7.69%

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 1,137 1,233 1,229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 30.92% 29.48% 30.46%
Number of salaries quoted 924 1,114 1,093
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Sass in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 50 (90.91%) HTML
2 49 (89.09%) CSS
3 48 (87.27%) JavaScript
4 44 (80.00%) Front End Development
5 41 (74.55%) AngularJS
6 39 (70.91%) PHP
7 31 (56.36%) CMS
8 29 (52.73%) WordPress
8 29 (52.73%) Mobile App
9 26 (47.27%) Git (software)
10 25 (45.45%) HTML5
11 24 (43.64%) LESS
12 23 (41.82%) Mobile Application Development
12 23 (41.82%) jQuery
13 22 (40.00%) Web Development
14 21 (38.18%) MySQL
15 20 (36.36%) MVC
16 19 (34.55%) Linux
17 18 (32.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 18 (32.73%) Web Application Development
18 17 (30.91%) CSS3
18 17 (30.91%) gulp
18 17 (30.91%) Linux Command Line
19 16 (29.09%) Content Management
19 16 (29.09%) PhoneGap
20 15 (27.27%) Ember.js
20 15 (27.27%) CakePHP
21 14 (25.45%) Open Source
21 14 (25.45%) React
22 13 (23.64%) Marketing

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 31 (56.36%) CMS
2 29 (52.73%) WordPress
3 5 (9.09%) Drupal
3 5 (9.09%) Umbraco
4 4 (7.27%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (21.82%) Photoshop
2 9 (16.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (3.64%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.82%) GIMP
4 1 (1.82%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.36%) npm
2 8 (14.55%) GitHub
3 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.82%) MailChimp
4 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) Intranet
2 2 (3.64%) Internet
2 2 (3.64%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (38.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (47.27%) Git (software)
2 17 (30.91%) gulp
3 8 (14.55%) GitLab
3 8 (14.55%) webpack
4 6 (10.91%) Grunt
4 6 (10.91%) Jenkins
5 4 (7.27%) git-flow
6 1 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 13 (23.64%) Advertising
1 13 (23.64%) Marketing
2 8 (14.55%) Electronics
2 8 (14.55%) Manufacturing
2 8 (14.55%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (92.73%) Developer
2 34 (61.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 17 (30.91%) HTML Developer
4 16 (29.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 16 (29.09%) PHP Developer
4 16 (29.09%) Web Developer
5 15 (27.27%) HTML CSS Developer
6 11 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
7 8 (14.55%) Angular Developer
8 6 (10.91%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 6 (10.91%) Senior Developer
8 6 (10.91%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 6 (10.91%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 4 (7.27%) .NET Architect
9 4 (7.27%) .NET Solutions Architect
9 4 (7.27%) Architect
9 4 (7.27%) Azure Architect
9 4 (7.27%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (3.64%) CMS Developer
10 2 (3.64%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (90.91%) HTML
2 49 (89.09%) CSS
3 41 (74.55%) AngularJS
4 25 (45.45%) HTML5
5 24 (43.64%) LESS
6 23 (41.82%) jQuery
7 18 (32.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 17 (30.91%) CSS3
9 16 (29.09%) PhoneGap
10 15 (27.27%) CakePHP
10 15 (27.27%) Ember.js
11 14 (25.45%) React
12 8 (14.55%) Apache Cordova
12 8 (14.55%) Backbone.js
12 8 (14.55%) Vue (Vue.js)
12 8 (14.55%) Web Services
13 7 (12.73%) JSON
13 7 (12.73%) Semantic HTML
14 6 (10.91%) Node.js
14 6 (10.91%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 29 (52.73%) Mobile App
2 17 (30.91%) Linux Command Line
3 10 (18.18%) Social Media
3 10 (18.18%) User Experience
4 4 (7.27%) Client/Server
5 3 (5.45%) Digital Media
5 3 (5.45%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (3.64%) New Media
6 2 (3.64%) Replication
6 2 (3.64%) Social Network
6 2 (3.64%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 19 (34.55%) Linux
2 8 (14.55%) Android
2 8 (14.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (80.00%) Front End Development
2 23 (41.82%) Mobile Application Development
3 22 (40.00%) Web Development
4 20 (36.36%) MVC
5 18 (32.73%) Web Application Development
6 16 (29.09%) Content Management
7 14 (25.45%) Open Source
8 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (14.55%) Android Development
8 8 (14.55%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (14.55%) iOS Development
9 7 (12.73%) Test Automation
10 5 (9.09%) OO
10 5 (9.09%) Service Design
11 4 (7.27%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
11 4 (7.27%) Microservices
11 4 (7.27%) Project Management
11 4 (7.27%) Scrum
11 4 (7.27%) TDD
11 4 (7.27%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (87.27%) JavaScript
2 39 (70.91%) PHP
3 6 (10.91%) C#
4 4 (7.27%) Java
4 4 (7.27%) SQL
5 2 (3.64%) PHP 5
6 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.82%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.82%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) MCSD
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Adobe
2 4 (7.27%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.82%) Zend