Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 138 174
Rank change year-on-year -31 +36 -6
Permanent jobs citing Sass 29 49 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.77% 1.32% 0.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.62% 3.98% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 28 45 28
Birmingham median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -21.21% +10.00%
10th Percentile £23,750 £26,050 £19,850
90th Percentile £47,375 £46,000 £43,750
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% - +7.14%

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 1,105 1,231 1,216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 29.50% 33.17% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 887 1,096 1,070
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +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 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Sass in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 29 (100.00%) HTML
1 29 (100.00%) CSS
2 26 (89.66%) JavaScript
3 22 (75.86%) PHP
4 20 (68.97%) Front End Development
5 19 (65.52%) AngularJS
6 14 (48.28%) LESS
6 14 (48.28%) HTML5
6 14 (48.28%) CSS3
7 13 (44.83%) WordPress
7 13 (44.83%) Web Development
7 13 (44.83%) MySQL
8 12 (41.38%) jQuery
9 11 (37.93%) Linux
9 11 (37.93%) CMS
10 10 (34.48%) MVC
11 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
11 8 (27.59%) React
12 7 (24.14%) Linux Command Line
12 7 (24.14%) Magento
13 6 (20.69%) Web Application Development
13 6 (20.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (20.69%) Photoshop
13 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
14 5 (17.24%) Java
14 5 (17.24%) RESTful
14 5 (17.24%) Content Management
14 5 (17.24%) CakePHP
14 5 (17.24%) Mobile App
14 5 (17.24%) Mobile Application Development

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 13 (44.83%) WordPress
2 11 (37.93%) CMS
3 3 (10.34%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Photoshop
2 2 (6.90%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.45%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Magento
2 2 (6.90%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (3.45%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) SaaS
2 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.34%) Amazon S3
2 3 (10.34%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (10.34%) CloudFront
2 3 (10.34%) Serverless
3 2 (6.90%) GitHub
3 2 (6.90%) MailChimp
4 1 (3.45%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) DNS
1 2 (6.90%) Internet
1 2 (6.90%) Intranet
1 2 (6.90%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) MySQL
2 3 (10.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (10.34%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (6.90%) Blockchain
3 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.45%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.34%) gulp
3 1 (3.45%) CircleCI
3 1 (3.45%) Jasmine
3 1 (3.45%) Mocha
3 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 4 (13.79%) Advertising
2 3 (10.34%) Marketing
3 2 (6.90%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (48.28%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 11 (37.93%) PHP Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Web Developer
5 5 (17.24%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (17.24%) PHP Web Developer
6 4 (13.79%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Angular Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Junior
8 2 (6.90%) Junior Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (6.90%) Senior PHP Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Python Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Senior Web Developer
9 1 (3.45%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) CSS
1 29 (100.00%) HTML
2 19 (65.52%) AngularJS
3 14 (48.28%) CSS3
3 14 (48.28%) HTML5
3 14 (48.28%) LESS
4 12 (41.38%) jQuery
5 8 (27.59%) React
6 6 (20.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (17.24%) CakePHP
7 5 (17.24%) Ember.js
7 5 (17.24%) Node.js
7 5 (17.24%) RESTful
8 4 (13.79%) Ajax
8 4 (13.79%) Laravel
9 3 (10.34%) JSON
9 3 (10.34%) LAMP
9 3 (10.34%) Redux
9 3 (10.34%) SOAP
9 3 (10.34%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (17.24%) Mobile App
3 4 (13.79%) User Experience
4 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
4 3 (10.34%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (6.90%) New Media
5 2 (6.90%) Replication
6 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
6 1 (3.45%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Front End Development
2 13 (44.83%) Web Development
3 10 (34.48%) MVC
4 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
4 6 (20.69%) Web Application Development
5 5 (17.24%) Content Management
5 5 (17.24%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (13.79%) High Availability
6 4 (13.79%) OO
6 4 (13.79%) SEO
7 3 (10.34%) Microservices
7 3 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (10.34%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (6.90%) API Integration
8 2 (6.90%) B2B
8 2 (6.90%) B2C
8 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.90%) Service Design
8 2 (6.90%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (89.66%) JavaScript
2 22 (75.86%) PHP
3 5 (17.24%) Java
4 2 (6.90%) PHP 5
5 1 (3.45%) ES6
5 1 (3.45%) Python
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) cPanel
2 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.45%) Packer
2 1 (3.45%) Puppet
2 1 (3.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Google
2 1 (3.45%) New Relic
2 1 (3.45%) Zend