Period
to 29 March 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 29 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
England > North West
6 months to
29 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 180 188 157
Rank change year-on-year +8 -31 +46
Permanent jobs citing Sass 112 167 267
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 1.38% 1.64% 2.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.45% 4.15% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 116 138 237
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £30,125 £27,125 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,275 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,350
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.96% +5.22%

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 the North West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,250 4,022 5,846
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 39.97% 39.61% 45.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2,682 3,246 4,928
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £69,875 £70,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Sass as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Sass in the North West

Sass
Salary Trend in the North West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Sass in the North West.

Salary trend for Sass in the North West

Sass
Salary Histogram in the North West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Sass in the North West over the 6 months to 29 March 2020.

Salary histogram for Sass in the North West

Sass
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the North West region over the 6 months to 29 March 2020. 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
Manchester +9 83 £45,000 +13.92% 34
Cheshire +15 19 £42,750 +6.88% 12
Lancashire +14 6 £45,000 - 3
Merseyside -5 4 £42,500 +21.43% 1
Sass
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2020, 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 North West region with a requirement for Sass.

1 99 (88.39%) HTML
2 98 (87.50%) CSS
3 79 (70.54%) JavaScript
4 66 (58.93%) AngularJS
5 59 (52.68%) React
5 59 (52.68%) Front End Development
6 47 (41.96%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (32.14%) User Experience
8 34 (30.36%) Vue.js
9 29 (25.89%) LESS
10 28 (25.00%) HTML5
11 26 (23.21%) Git (software)
12 25 (22.32%) PHP
12 25 (22.32%) .NET
12 25 (22.32%) Node.js
12 25 (22.32%) gulp
13 20 (17.86%) jQuery
13 20 (17.86%) ES6
14 19 (16.96%) E-Commerce
15 18 (16.07%) C#
15 18 (16.07%) TDD
16 17 (15.18%) CSS3
17 16 (14.29%) webpack
17 16 (14.29%) TypeScript
17 16 (14.29%) DevOps
17 16 (14.29%) Azure
18 15 (13.39%) SQL
18 15 (13.39%) OO
18 15 (13.39%) Grunt
19 14 (12.50%) Mobile App

Sass
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 12 (10.71%) CMS
2 5 (4.46%) WordPress
3 4 (3.57%) IIS
4 2 (1.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.89%) Liferay
5 1 (0.89%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.79%) Adobe XD
3 1 (0.89%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.89%) InVision
Business Applications
1 6 (5.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.29%) Azure
2 13 (11.61%) AWS
3 8 (7.14%) npm
4 7 (6.25%) GitHub
5 3 (2.68%) GCP
6 1 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.89%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.93%) MySQL
2 7 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.46%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (1.79%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.89%) Big Data
6 1 (0.89%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (0.89%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.89%) Redis
6 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (23.21%) Git (software)
2 25 (22.32%) gulp
3 16 (14.29%) webpack
4 15 (13.39%) Grunt
5 8 (7.14%) JIRA
6 6 (5.36%) Selenium
7 5 (4.46%) Jasmine
8 4 (3.57%) Artifactory
8 4 (3.57%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (3.57%) Subversion
9 2 (1.79%) NUnit
9 2 (1.79%) PHPUnit
9 2 (1.79%) ReSharper
9 2 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.79%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.79%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.89%) Balsamiq
10 1 (0.89%) git-flow
10 1 (0.89%) Moq
10 1 (0.89%) MSTest
General
1 12 (10.71%) Finance
2 9 (8.04%) Retail
3 4 (3.57%) Banking
4 3 (2.68%) Marketing
5 2 (1.79%) Games
5 2 (1.79%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.89%) Legal
6 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 99 (88.39%) Developer
2 57 (50.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 33 (29.46%) Senior Developer
4 24 (21.43%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 18 (16.07%) Angular Developer
6 10 (8.93%) Software Developer
7 9 (8.04%) PHP Developer
8 8 (7.14%) React Developer
9 6 (5.36%) .NET Developer
9 6 (5.36%) UX Developer
10 5 (4.46%) Lead Developer
10 5 (4.46%) Senior React Developer
10 5 (4.46%) Software Engineer
11 4 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (3.57%) C# Developer
11 4 (3.57%) Full Stack Developer
11 4 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
12 3 (2.68%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 3 (2.68%) Lead PHP Developer
12 3 (2.68%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (88.39%) HTML
2 98 (87.50%) CSS
3 66 (58.93%) AngularJS
4 59 (52.68%) React
5 34 (30.36%) Vue.js
6 29 (25.89%) LESS
7 28 (25.00%) HTML5
8 25 (22.32%) .NET
8 25 (22.32%) Node.js
9 20 (17.86%) jQuery
10 17 (15.18%) CSS3
11 12 (10.71%) Angular 2
11 12 (10.71%) Redux
11 12 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (9.82%) KnockoutJS
13 10 (8.93%) ASP.NET
14 8 (7.14%) Laravel
15 6 (5.36%) Backbone.js
15 6 (5.36%) Handlebars
15 6 (5.36%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 36 (32.14%) User Experience
2 14 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 12 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.79%) Chip and PIN
4 2 (1.79%) Contactless
4 2 (1.79%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (1.79%) W3C
5 1 (0.89%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.89%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.89%) Animation
5 1 (0.89%) APACS
5 1 (0.89%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.89%) EMV
5 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.89%) EPoS
5 1 (0.89%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.89%) PlayStation
5 1 (0.89%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.04%) Linux
2 3 (2.68%) Windows
3 2 (1.79%) Android
3 2 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (52.68%) Front End Development
2 47 (41.96%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (16.96%) E-Commerce
4 18 (16.07%) TDD
5 16 (14.29%) DevOps
6 15 (13.39%) OO
7 14 (12.50%) MVC
7 14 (12.50%) Scrum
7 14 (12.50%) Web Development
8 13 (11.61%) Responsive Web Design
9 12 (10.71%) Fintech
10 11 (9.82%) Artificial Intelligence
11 10 (8.93%) Mentoring
11 10 (8.93%) Unit Testing
12 9 (8.04%) Software Engineering
13 8 (7.14%) BDD
13 8 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (7.14%) Facial Recognition
13 8 (7.14%) OOD
13 8 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 79 (70.54%) JavaScript
2 25 (22.32%) PHP
3 20 (17.86%) ES6
4 18 (16.07%) C#
5 16 (14.29%) TypeScript
6 15 (13.39%) SQL
7 7 (6.25%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.79%) Java
8 2 (1.79%) PHP 7
9 1 (0.89%) Kotlin
9 1 (0.89%) Python
9 1 (0.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (4.46%) Degree
2 3 (2.68%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.25%) QA
2 3 (2.68%) WCAG
3 2 (1.79%) PA-DSS
3 2 (1.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (5.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.57%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.89%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (8.04%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.14%) Adobe
3 2 (1.79%) Google
3 2 (1.79%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.89%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.89%) Zend