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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
England / North West
Rank 172 170 179
Rank change year-on-year -2 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Sass 82 68 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.33% 1.20% 1.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.03% 3.21% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 72 60 57
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.33% +7.14%  

Sass is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2709 2121 2598
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 44.07% 37.32% 39.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2312 1833 2203
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Sass as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Sass in the North West

Sass
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Sass in the North West

Sass
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sass in the North West over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +12 64 £40,000 +14.28% 24
Lancashire +8 12 £40,250 +23.84% 2
Cheshire -9 5 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Merseyside -8 1 £31,000 -31.11% 2
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 North West region with a requirement for Sass.

1 142 (88.75%) JavaScript
2 132 (82.50%) HTML
3 130 (81.25%) CSS
4 94 (58.75%) jQuery
5 93 (58.13%) HTML5
6 89 (55.63%) Agile Software Development
7 87 (54.38%) AngularJS
8 76 (47.50%) Front End Development
9 74 (46.25%) LESS
10 73 (45.63%) CSS3
11 70 (43.75%) Git (software)
12 63 (39.38%) PHP
13 55 (34.38%) MVC
14 44 (27.50%) Web Development
15 43 (26.88%) gulp
16 41 (25.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 39 (24.38%) Grunt
17 39 (24.38%) User Experience
18 37 (23.13%) Node.js
18 37 (23.13%) WordPress
18 37 (23.13%) React
19 35 (21.88%) OO
20 32 (20.00%) MySQL
21 30 (18.75%) Backbone.js
22 23 (14.38%) TDD
22 23 (14.38%) Responsive Web Design
22 23 (14.38%) RESTful
23 22 (13.75%) Magento
23 22 (13.75%) Web Design
24 21 (13.13%) KnockoutJS

Sass
Top Related 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 37 (23.13%) WordPress
2 10 (6.25%) Drupal
3 9 (5.63%) Apache
3 9 (5.63%) CMS
4 8 (5.00%) Confluence
4 8 (5.00%) nginx
5 4 (2.50%) Joomla!
6 2 (1.25%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.25%) Sitefinity
7 1 (0.63%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.63%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.63%) Marvel
7 1 (0.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (10.63%) Photoshop
2 11 (6.88%) InVision
3 2 (1.25%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.63%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (13.75%) Magento
2 2 (1.25%) OpenCart
2 2 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.25%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.63%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.88%) GitHub
2 3 (1.88%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.25%) SaaS
4 1 (0.63%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (0.63%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.38%) Internet
2 4 (2.50%) HTTP
3 1 (0.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (20.00%) MySQL
2 9 (5.63%) NoSQL
3 8 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 5 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.50%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.50%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.88%) Big Data
7 2 (1.25%) Redis
8 1 (0.63%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.63%) BigQuery
8 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.63%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.63%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (0.63%) QlikView
8 1 (0.63%) Spotfire
8 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 70 (43.75%) Git (software)
2 43 (26.88%) gulp
3 39 (24.38%) Grunt
4 16 (10.00%) JIRA
5 11 (6.88%) Axure RP
5 11 (6.88%) Jenkins
6 9 (5.63%) Subversion
7 8 (5.00%) Vagrant
8 7 (4.38%) JIRA Agile
8 7 (4.38%) Mercurial
9 5 (3.13%) Maven
10 4 (2.50%) Eclipse
10 4 (2.50%) Jasmine
10 4 (2.50%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (2.50%) SonarQube
10 4 (2.50%) webpack
11 3 (1.88%) Artifactory
11 3 (1.88%) Bitbucket
11 3 (1.88%) Mocha
11 3 (1.88%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (6.25%) Marketing
2 8 (5.00%) Retail
3 5 (3.13%) Advertising
4 4 (2.50%) Games
5 3 (1.88%) Finance
6 2 (1.25%) Electronics
6 2 (1.25%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.25%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 155 (96.88%) Developer
2 58 (36.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 44 (27.50%) PHP Developer
4 38 (23.75%) JavaScript Developer
4 38 (23.75%) Senior Developer
5 26 (16.25%) HTML Developer
6 25 (15.63%) HTML CSS Developer
7 22 (13.75%) Lead Developer
8 16 (10.00%) Web Developer
9 15 (9.38%) UI Developer
10 12 (7.50%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 11 (6.88%) Lead PHP Developer
11 11 (6.88%) Software Developer
12 10 (6.25%) .NET Developer
12 10 (6.25%) Angular Developer
12 10 (6.25%) Senior PHP Developer
13 8 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
13 8 (5.00%) C# Developer
13 8 (5.00%) PHP Web Developer
14 7 (4.38%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (82.50%) HTML
2 130 (81.25%) CSS
3 94 (58.75%) jQuery
4 93 (58.13%) HTML5
5 87 (54.38%) AngularJS
6 74 (46.25%) LESS
7 73 (45.63%) CSS3
8 41 (25.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 37 (23.13%) Node.js
9 37 (23.13%) React
10 30 (18.75%) Backbone.js
11 23 (14.38%) RESTful
12 21 (13.13%) KnockoutJS
13 20 (12.50%) Ember.js
14 17 (10.63%) RequireJS
15 16 (10.00%) .NET
15 16 (10.00%) Ajax
16 14 (8.75%) JSON
16 14 (8.75%) PhoneGap
16 14 (8.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (24.38%) User Experience
2 12 (7.50%) iPad
3 11 (6.88%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.38%) N-Tier
5 6 (3.75%) Internet of Things
6 4 (2.50%) Augmented Reality
6 4 (2.50%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.63%) Fintech
8 1 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.63%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.63%) Social Gaming
8 1 (0.63%) Social Media
8 1 (0.63%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.38%) Linux
2 4 (2.50%) Windows
3 2 (1.25%) Android
3 2 (1.25%) CentOS
3 2 (1.25%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (55.63%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (47.50%) Front End Development
3 55 (34.38%) MVC
4 44 (27.50%) Web Development
5 35 (21.88%) OO
6 23 (14.38%) Responsive Web Design
6 23 (14.38%) TDD
7 22 (13.75%) Web Design
8 19 (11.88%) E-Commerce
9 15 (9.38%) DevOps
9 15 (9.38%) Unit Testing
10 14 (8.75%) Open Source
11 12 (7.50%) OO PHP
12 11 (6.88%) BDD
12 11 (6.88%) Mentoring
12 11 (6.88%) Scrum
13 8 (5.00%) Analytics
14 7 (4.38%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (4.38%) Mobile Development
14 7 (4.38%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 142 (88.75%) JavaScript
2 63 (39.38%) PHP
3 16 (10.00%) TypeScript
4 11 (6.88%) C#
4 11 (6.88%) Java
5 7 (4.38%) Python
6 6 (3.75%) SQL
7 5 (3.13%) ES6
8 4 (2.50%) Ruby
9 2 (1.25%) C
9 2 (1.25%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 14 (8.75%) Degree
2 1 (0.63%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.38%) Varnish
2 2 (1.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.25%) Plesk
Vendors
1 13 (8.13%) Adobe
2 7 (4.38%) Atlassian
3 6 (3.75%) Google
3 6 (3.75%) Zend
4 3 (1.88%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.25%) SAP
6 1 (0.63%) Alteryx
6 1 (0.63%) Apple
6 1 (0.63%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.63%) Facebook
6 1 (0.63%) Informatica
6 1 (0.63%) Marketo
6 1 (0.63%) Optimizely
6 1 (0.63%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.63%) Tableau
6 1 (0.63%) Talend
6 1 (0.63%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.63%) Twitter
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