Period
to 20 September 2018

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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
England > North West
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 204 153 198
Rank change year-on-year -51 +45 -6
Permanent jobs citing Sass 170 283 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.43% 2.15% 1.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.67% 4.89% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 131 236 151
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £52,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 4,630 5,787 4,896
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 38.87% 43.88% 41.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3,903 4,800 4,223
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,275 £57,500
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Sass as a percentage 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

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 6 months to 20 September 2018.

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 20 September 2018. 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 -29 149 £42,000 +5.00% 53
Cheshire -5 10 £41,250 -13.16% 12
Merseyside +11 5 £30,500 -15.86% 2
Lancashire -4 5 £33,750 -25.00% 3
Sass
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 North West region with a requirement for Sass.

1 151 (88.82%) JavaScript
2 149 (87.65%) HTML
3 141 (82.94%) CSS
4 107 (62.94%) AngularJS
5 95 (55.88%) React
6 75 (44.12%) gulp
6 75 (44.12%) LESS
7 73 (42.94%) HTML5
7 73 (42.94%) Agile Software Development
8 70 (41.18%) Front End Development
9 65 (38.24%) Git (software)
10 64 (37.65%) Node.js
10 64 (37.65%) Grunt
11 60 (35.29%) webpack
12 50 (29.41%) CSS3
13 45 (26.47%) jQuery
13 45 (26.47%) Vue.js
14 42 (24.71%) Web Development
14 42 (24.71%) PHP
15 39 (22.94%) MVC
16 36 (21.18%) .NET
17 35 (20.59%) C#
17 35 (20.59%) npm
18 34 (20.00%) WordPress
18 34 (20.00%) User Experience
19 29 (17.06%) Laravel
20 28 (16.47%) Mobile App
21 25 (14.71%) Responsive Web Design
21 25 (14.71%) TDD
22 24 (14.12%) REST

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 34 (20.00%) WordPress
2 16 (9.41%) CMS
3 9 (5.29%) Apache Solr
4 5 (2.94%) Drupal
4 5 (2.94%) ExpressionEngine
5 4 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (2.35%) IIS
6 2 (1.18%) Perch
6 2 (1.18%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.59%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.59%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 12 (7.06%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.94%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.59%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 9 (5.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 35 (20.59%) npm
2 16 (9.41%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (5.29%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (4.12%) BrowserStack
6 6 (3.53%) SaaS
7 5 (2.94%) Yarn
8 2 (1.18%) Asana
8 2 (1.18%) GitHub
9 1 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.59%) Firebase
9 1 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.59%) IaaS
9 1 (0.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.35%) HTTP
2 2 (1.18%) Internet
2 2 (1.18%) Intranet
3 1 (0.59%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.94%) MySQL
2 14 (8.24%) SQL Server
3 9 (5.29%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (5.29%) Hadoop
4 8 (4.71%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.94%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.76%) Redis
6 3 (1.76%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.18%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.59%) Big Data
8 1 (0.59%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.59%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 75 (44.12%) gulp
2 65 (38.24%) Git (software)
3 64 (37.65%) Grunt
4 60 (35.29%) webpack
5 21 (12.35%) Jasmine
6 20 (11.76%) Karma Test Runner
7 18 (10.59%) Babel
8 15 (8.82%) GitLab
9 14 (8.24%) Mocha
10 13 (7.65%) Visual Studio
11 11 (6.47%) Subversion
12 9 (5.29%) JIRA
13 7 (4.12%) Cucumber
14 6 (3.53%) PhantomJS
14 6 (3.53%) Protractor
14 6 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
15 5 (2.94%) Mercurial
15 5 (2.94%) Selenium
16 4 (2.35%) LoadRunner
16 4 (2.35%) WATIR
General
1 23 (13.53%) Games
2 21 (12.35%) Finance
3 14 (8.24%) Marketing
4 12 (7.06%) Banking
5 10 (5.88%) Investment Banking
5 10 (5.88%) Law
6 7 (4.12%) Retail
7 6 (3.53%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (2.35%) Advertising
9 2 (1.18%) Legal
10 1 (0.59%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 150 (88.24%) Developer
2 69 (40.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 33 (19.41%) JavaScript Developer
4 31 (18.24%) Senior Developer
5 25 (14.71%) Web Developer
6 23 (13.53%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 19 (11.18%) PHP Developer
8 14 (8.24%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 12 (7.06%) HTML Developer
10 11 (6.47%) HTML CSS Developer
11 10 (5.88%) WordPress Developer
12 9 (5.29%) .NET Developer
12 9 (5.29%) React Developer
13 8 (4.71%) Full Stack Developer
14 6 (3.53%) C# Developer
15 5 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
15 5 (2.94%) Senior Web Developer
15 5 (2.94%) Software Engineer
16 4 (2.35%) Automation Engineer
16 4 (2.35%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (87.65%) HTML
2 141 (82.94%) CSS
3 107 (62.94%) AngularJS
4 95 (55.88%) React
5 75 (44.12%) LESS
6 73 (42.94%) HTML5
7 64 (37.65%) Node.js
8 50 (29.41%) CSS3
9 45 (26.47%) jQuery
9 45 (26.47%) Vue.js
10 36 (21.18%) .NET
11 29 (17.06%) Laravel
12 24 (14.12%) REST
13 23 (13.53%) Redux
14 20 (11.76%) Ajax
14 20 (11.76%) Web Services
15 19 (11.18%) Ember.js
15 19 (11.18%) React Native
16 16 (9.41%) ASP.NET
16 16 (9.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 34 (20.00%) User Experience
2 28 (16.47%) Mobile App
3 10 (5.88%) Online Banking
4 9 (5.29%) Cloud Native
4 9 (5.29%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.12%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (2.35%) Fintech
8 2 (1.18%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.18%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.18%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.18%) W3C
9 1 (0.59%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.59%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.59%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.29%) Linux
2 3 (1.76%) Unix
2 3 (1.76%) Windows
3 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (42.94%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (41.18%) Front End Development
3 42 (24.71%) Web Development
4 39 (22.94%) MVC
5 25 (14.71%) Responsive Web Design
5 25 (14.71%) TDD
6 22 (12.94%) Test Automation
7 21 (12.35%) OO
8 20 (11.76%) SEO
9 18 (10.59%) E-Commerce
9 18 (10.59%) Open Source
10 17 (10.00%) Scrum
10 17 (10.00%) Software Engineering
11 16 (9.41%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (8.82%) DevOps
13 14 (8.24%) API Integration
14 13 (7.65%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (7.06%) Unit Testing
16 11 (6.47%) OOP
17 10 (5.88%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 151 (88.82%) JavaScript
2 42 (24.71%) PHP
3 35 (20.59%) C#
4 21 (12.35%) ES6
5 18 (10.59%) Java
6 17 (10.00%) TypeScript
7 9 (5.29%) SQL
8 5 (2.94%) Ruby
9 1 (0.59%) Python
9 1 (0.59%) R
9 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (7.65%) Degree
2 9 (5.29%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.47%) QA
2 2 (1.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (7.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (6.47%) Puppet
2 1 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (8.24%) IBM
2 11 (6.47%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.71%) Cypress Semiconductor
4 6 (3.53%) Twitter
5 5 (2.94%) WooCommerce
5 5 (2.94%) Zend
6 4 (2.35%) Adobe
7 3 (1.76%) Google
8 2 (1.18%) Capita
8 2 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.59%) Sony
9 1 (0.59%) Xamarin