Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 109 119
Rank change year-on-year -42 +10 +47
Permanent jobs citing Sass 27 39 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.88% 1.73% 2.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.16% 4.15% 5.53%
Number of salaries quoted 25 38 63
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +21.43% +7.69%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £56,500 £56,625 £57,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +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 Cheshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1251 940 1284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 40.64% 41.78% 39.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1030 853 1114
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,750 £24,300 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £55,350
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Sass in Cheshire

Sass
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Sass in Cheshire

Sass
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sass in Cheshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Sass in Cheshire

Sass
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +3 9 £45,000 +25.87%
Warrington -8 6 £46,250 +2.78%
Knutsford - 4 £62,500 -
Macclesfield -6 2 £30,000 -20.00%
Congleton -1 1 £40,000 +40.35%
Runcorn - 1 £55,000 -
Sass
North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Sass also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Sass.

1 27 (100.00%) CSS
2 25 (92.59%) HTML
3 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
3 17 (62.96%) jQuery
3 17 (62.96%) HTML5
4 16 (59.26%) CSS3
5 13 (48.15%) AngularJS
5 13 (48.15%) User Experience
5 13 (48.15%) gulp
6 12 (44.44%) Grunt
7 11 (40.74%) .NET
7 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
7 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
8 10 (37.04%) Front End Development
9 9 (33.33%) XML
9 9 (33.33%) C#
10 8 (29.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (25.93%) React
11 7 (25.93%) T-SQL
11 7 (25.93%) XSLT
11 7 (25.93%) XPath
11 7 (25.93%) Web Development
11 7 (25.93%) CMS
12 6 (22.22%) PHP
12 6 (22.22%) OOP
12 6 (22.22%) LESS
12 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
13 5 (18.52%) Open Source
13 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
13 5 (18.52%) MVC

Sass
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 7 (25.93%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) nginx
2 1 (3.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) InVision
2 2 (7.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) DocumentDB
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (11.11%) MySQL
4 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (48.15%) gulp
2 12 (44.44%) Grunt
3 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 3 (11.11%) Axure RP
4 3 (11.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 3 (11.11%) Jasmine
4 3 (11.11%) webpack
5 2 (7.41%) Babel
5 2 (7.41%) PhantomJS
5 2 (7.41%) SonarQube
5 2 (7.41%) Subversion
6 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.70%) IntelliJ
6 1 (3.70%) JSUnit
6 1 (3.70%) PhpStorm
6 1 (3.70%) Protractor
6 1 (3.70%) Selenium
6 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Back Office
4 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) .NET Developer
2 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET Developer
2 10 (37.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Software Developer
5 4 (14.81%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Azure Developer
5 4 (14.81%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Designer
6 3 (11.11%) UI Designer
6 3 (11.11%) UI/UX Designer
6 3 (11.11%) UX Designer
7 2 (7.41%) Applications Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (3.70%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) CSS
2 25 (92.59%) HTML
3 17 (62.96%) HTML5
3 17 (62.96%) jQuery
4 16 (59.26%) CSS3
5 13 (48.15%) AngularJS
6 11 (40.74%) .NET
6 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
7 9 (33.33%) XML
8 8 (29.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (25.93%) React
9 7 (25.93%) XSLT
10 6 (22.22%) LESS
11 4 (14.81%) .NET Framework
11 4 (14.81%) Apache Cordova
11 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (14.81%) Entity Framework
11 4 (14.81%) Ionic Framework
11 4 (14.81%) JSON
12 3 (11.11%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) User Experience
2 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (11.11%) Graphic Design
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.70%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Mac OS
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Front End Development
2 7 (25.93%) Web Development
3 6 (22.22%) OOP
4 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
4 5 (18.52%) MVC
4 5 (18.52%) Open Source
5 4 (14.81%) Prototyping
5 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
5 4 (14.81%) Web Design
6 3 (11.11%) A/B Testing
6 3 (11.11%) OO
6 3 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (11.11%) SDLC
6 3 (11.11%) Wireframes
7 2 (7.41%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
7 2 (7.41%) TDD
7 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
2 9 (33.33%) C#
3 7 (25.93%) T-SQL
3 7 (25.93%) XPath
4 6 (22.22%) PHP
5 2 (7.41%) ES6
5 2 (7.41%) SQL
6 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.70%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Google
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Twitter
3 1 (3.70%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.70%) Zend