Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 108 150
Rank change year-on-year -50 +42 +30
Permanent jobs citing Sass 33 97 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.88% 2.53% 1.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.89% 7.12% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 28 83 54
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.92% -10.00% -6.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £45,750 £55,375
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +23.08% - +8.33%

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 1,143 1,362 1,363
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 30.37% 35.54% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 953 1,171 1,155
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,300 £27,500 £22,850
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -

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 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Sass in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 31 (93.94%) JavaScript
2 29 (87.88%) HTML
3 28 (84.85%) CSS
4 20 (60.61%) Git (software)
5 18 (54.55%) HTML5
5 18 (54.55%) PHP
6 16 (48.48%) CSS3
7 15 (45.45%) CMS
8 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (42.42%) AngularJS
8 14 (42.42%) RESTful
9 13 (39.39%) Software Engineering
10 11 (33.33%) TDD
10 11 (33.33%) REST
10 11 (33.33%) Front End Development
11 9 (27.27%) LESS
11 9 (27.27%) MVC
11 9 (27.27%) Content Management
11 9 (27.27%) MySQL
12 8 (24.24%) OO
12 8 (24.24%) Docker
12 8 (24.24%) React
13 7 (21.21%) MuleSoft
13 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (21.21%) Vue.js
13 7 (21.21%) JSON
13 7 (21.21%) PLM
13 7 (21.21%) HTTP
13 7 (21.21%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (21.21%) Linux

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 (45.45%) CMS
2 7 (21.21%) nginx
3 6 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (12.12%) Umbraco
5 3 (9.09%) WordPress
6 2 (6.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
7 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) GIMP
1 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.06%) GitHub
4 1 (3.03%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) MySQL
2 6 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.06%) Blockchain
5 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.03%) Hazelcast
5 1 (3.03%) HBase
5 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.03%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (60.61%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.12%) Jasmine
2 4 (12.12%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (9.09%) Maven
4 2 (6.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (6.06%) Grunt
4 2 (6.06%) gulp
4 2 (6.06%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (6.06%) Mocha
4 2 (6.06%) Selenium
5 1 (3.03%) Bitbucket
5 1 (3.03%) CircleCI
5 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.03%) FitNesse
5 1 (3.03%) JBehave
5 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.03%) LoadUI
5 1 (3.03%) Mockito
5 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.03%) webpack
General
1 1 (3.03%) Advertising
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
1 1 (3.03%) Games
1 1 (3.03%) Marketing
1 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (24.24%) PHP Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.09%) CMS Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Angular Developer
6 2 (6.06%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) AWS Software Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) React Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Full Stack Web Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Java Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Java Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.03%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Python Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (87.88%) HTML
2 28 (84.85%) CSS
3 18 (54.55%) HTML5
4 16 (48.48%) CSS3
5 14 (42.42%) AngularJS
5 14 (42.42%) RESTful
6 11 (33.33%) REST
7 9 (27.27%) LESS
8 8 (24.24%) React
9 7 (21.21%) jQuery
9 7 (21.21%) JSON
9 7 (21.21%) Symfony
9 7 (21.21%) Vue.js
10 6 (18.18%) Laravel
11 5 (15.15%) Redux
12 4 (12.12%) Backbone.js
12 4 (12.12%) Node.js
13 3 (9.09%) Angular 2
13 3 (9.09%) Ember.js
13 3 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (39.39%) Software Engineering
3 11 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 11 (33.33%) TDD
4 9 (27.27%) Content Management
4 9 (27.27%) MVC
5 8 (24.24%) OO
6 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (21.21%) PLM
7 6 (18.18%) Analytics
7 6 (18.18%) Benchmarking
7 6 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
7 6 (18.18%) Dependency Management
7 6 (18.18%) OO PHP
7 6 (18.18%) OOP
7 6 (18.18%) Process Management
7 6 (18.18%) Prototyping
7 6 (18.18%) Unit Testing
8 5 (15.15%) E-Commerce
9 3 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 31 (93.94%) JavaScript
2 18 (54.55%) PHP
3 4 (12.12%) C#
4 3 (9.09%) Java
5 2 (6.06%) ES6
5 2 (6.06%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.03%) ES7
6 1 (3.03%) ES8
6 1 (3.03%) Java 8
6 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) Docker
2 7 (21.21%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.03%) Packer
1 1 (3.03%) Puppet
1 1 (3.03%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) MuleSoft
1 7 (21.21%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) Adobe
3 2 (6.06%) Google
4 1 (3.03%) New Relic
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Zend