Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
England > North West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 192 203
Rank change year-on-year +53 +11 +33
Permanent jobs citing Sass 305 181 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.29% 1.45% 1.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.16% 3.47% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 250 173 148
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +10.00%

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 5907 5222 5066
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 44.43% 41.73% 39.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4914 4550 4360
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,225
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 22 November 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 6 months to 22 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
Manchester +66 241 £40,000 +6.67% 9
Cheshire -41 27 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Lancashire +9 21 £45,000 +28.57%
Merseyside +19 14 £41,000 +17.14% 7
Cumbria - 2 £40,000 -
Sass
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 North West region with a requirement for Sass.

1 293 (96.07%) CSS
2 287 (94.10%) HTML
3 268 (87.87%) JavaScript
4 168 (55.08%) jQuery
5 158 (51.80%) HTML5
6 150 (49.18%) Front End Development
7 129 (42.30%) PHP
8 125 (40.98%) AngularJS
9 119 (39.02%) Git (software)
10 108 (35.41%) Agile Software Development
11 102 (33.44%) CSS3
12 97 (31.80%) React
13 85 (27.87%) Web Development
14 83 (27.21%) User Experience
15 79 (25.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 78 (25.57%) Node.js
17 77 (25.25%) MVC
17 77 (25.25%) .NET
17 77 (25.25%) gulp
18 71 (23.28%) Grunt
19 70 (22.95%) LESS
20 68 (22.30%) OOP
21 65 (21.31%) OO
21 65 (21.31%) MySQL
22 58 (19.02%) C#
23 53 (17.38%) Subversion
24 49 (16.07%) Retail
25 48 (15.74%) E-Commerce
26 46 (15.08%) CMS
26 46 (15.08%) WordPress

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 46 (15.08%) CMS
1 46 (15.08%) WordPress
2 19 (6.23%) Apache Solr
2 19 (6.23%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (4.59%) EPiServer
4 13 (4.26%) Apache
4 13 (4.26%) Joomla!
5 11 (3.61%) nginx
6 6 (1.97%) ExpressionEngine
7 5 (1.64%) Drupal
8 4 (1.31%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.98%) Sitefinity
10 2 (0.66%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.33%) Confluence
11 1 (0.33%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 21 (6.89%) Photoshop
2 11 (3.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.98%) InVision
4 1 (0.33%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.33%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.33%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 26 (8.52%) Magento
2 8 (2.62%) Payment Gateway
3 5 (1.64%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 31 (10.16%) SaaS
2 30 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (8.52%) GitHub
4 20 (6.56%) Google Cloud Platform
5 19 (6.23%) Google App Engine
6 18 (5.90%) npm
7 14 (4.59%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (2.62%) Serverless
10 5 (1.64%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (1.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 5 (1.64%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (1.31%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.98%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (0.98%) Route 53
13 1 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 1 (0.33%) Azure Machine Learning
13 1 (0.33%) IaaS
13 1 (0.33%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.25%) Internet
2 6 (1.97%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (21.31%) MySQL
2 37 (12.13%) SQL Server
3 11 (3.61%) NoSQL
4 9 (2.95%) Redis
4 9 (2.95%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.31%) Big Data
5 4 (1.31%) DocumentDB
5 4 (1.31%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (0.98%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.66%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 119 (39.02%) Git (software)
2 77 (25.25%) gulp
3 71 (23.28%) Grunt
4 53 (17.38%) Subversion
5 27 (8.85%) Jenkins
6 22 (7.21%) Vagrant
7 21 (6.89%) PHPUnit
8 19 (6.23%) Codeception
9 16 (5.25%) webpack
10 14 (4.59%) Selenium
11 13 (4.26%) Jasmine
12 11 (3.61%) Visual Studio
13 8 (2.62%) Bitbucket
13 8 (2.62%) JIRA
14 7 (2.30%) Babel
14 7 (2.30%) Karma Test Runner
14 7 (2.30%) Xdebug
15 6 (1.97%) PostCSS
16 5 (1.64%) NuGet
16 5 (1.64%) QUnit
General
1 49 (16.07%) Retail
2 40 (13.11%) Marketing
3 18 (5.90%) Finance
4 17 (5.57%) Advertising
5 11 (3.61%) Games
6 10 (3.28%) Law
7 5 (1.64%) Electronics
7 5 (1.64%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.64%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.66%) Banking
9 1 (0.33%) Back Office
9 1 (0.33%) Local Government
9 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 283 (92.79%) Developer
2 141 (46.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 78 (25.57%) Senior Developer
4 53 (17.38%) PHP Developer
5 49 (16.07%) JavaScript Developer
6 44 (14.43%) Web Developer
7 40 (13.11%) HTML Developer
8 37 (12.13%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 34 (11.15%) .NET Developer
9 34 (11.15%) HTML CSS Developer
10 22 (7.21%) Senior PHP Developer
11 17 (5.57%) C# Developer
12 16 (5.25%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 16 (5.25%) Lead Developer
13 15 (4.92%) Full Stack Developer
14 14 (4.59%) C# .NET Developer
15 13 (4.26%) Angular Developer
15 13 (4.26%) PHP Web Developer
16 12 (3.93%) ASP.NET Developer
16 12 (3.93%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 293 (96.07%) CSS
2 287 (94.10%) HTML
3 168 (55.08%) jQuery
4 158 (51.80%) HTML5
5 125 (40.98%) AngularJS
6 102 (33.44%) CSS3
7 97 (31.80%) React
8 79 (25.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 78 (25.57%) Node.js
10 77 (25.25%) .NET
11 70 (22.95%) LESS
12 39 (12.79%) ASP.NET
13 37 (12.13%) Web Services
14 32 (10.49%) REST
15 29 (9.51%) Ajax
15 29 (9.51%) ASP.NET Web API
16 28 (9.18%) XML
17 26 (8.52%) JSON
18 25 (8.20%) Laravel
19 22 (7.21%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 83 (27.21%) User Experience
2 15 (4.92%) Mobile App
3 13 (4.26%) RIA
4 12 (3.93%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (3.28%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (2.95%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (2.30%) Digital Signage
7 7 (2.30%) Graphic Design
7 7 (2.30%) Replication
8 5 (1.64%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.64%) Fintech
9 4 (1.31%) Online Games
9 4 (1.31%) W3C
10 3 (0.98%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.66%) Animation
11 2 (0.66%) iPad
11 2 (0.66%) Xbox
12 1 (0.33%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.33%) Linux Command Line
12 1 (0.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 41 (13.44%) Linux
2 20 (6.56%) Unix
3 8 (2.62%) Ubuntu
3 8 (2.62%) Windows
4 2 (0.66%) Android
4 2 (0.66%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.66%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (49.18%) Front End Development
2 108 (35.41%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (27.87%) Web Development
4 77 (25.25%) MVC
5 68 (22.30%) OOP
6 65 (21.31%) OO
7 48 (15.74%) E-Commerce
8 44 (14.43%) Scrum
9 41 (13.44%) TDD
10 40 (13.11%) Continuous Integration
11 37 (12.13%) Software Engineering
12 36 (11.80%) SOLID
13 33 (10.82%) Test Automation
14 32 (10.49%) Mentoring
15 31 (10.16%) Responsive Web Design
16 27 (8.85%) OO PHP
17 21 (6.89%) Open Source
17 21 (6.89%) Web Design
18 18 (5.90%) DevOps
18 18 (5.90%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 268 (87.87%) JavaScript
2 129 (42.30%) PHP
3 58 (19.02%) C#
4 45 (14.75%) SQL
5 29 (9.51%) ES6
6 23 (7.54%) TypeScript
7 16 (5.25%) XPath
8 15 (4.92%) Java
9 9 (2.95%) Python
10 8 (2.62%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.98%) Elixir
11 3 (0.98%) Erlang
11 3 (0.98%) Go
11 3 (0.98%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.66%) C
12 2 (0.66%) R
12 2 (0.66%) Ruby
12 2 (0.66%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.33%) CFML
13 1 (0.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (4.26%) Degree
2 3 (0.98%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.92%) QA
2 12 (3.93%) GCP
3 4 (1.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (11.80%) Docker
2 5 (1.64%) Varnish
3 4 (1.31%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 22 (7.21%) Puppet
2 19 (6.23%) Capistrano
2 19 (6.23%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.33%) Plesk
Vendors
1 15 (4.92%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.26%) Adobe
2 13 (4.26%) Google
3 12 (3.93%) Zend
4 7 (2.30%) Percona
4 7 (2.30%) Xamarin
5 5 (1.64%) SAP
6 4 (1.31%) Sitecore
6 4 (1.31%) Twitter
6 4 (1.31%) WooCommerce
7 2 (0.66%) Apple
7 2 (0.66%) Facebook
7 2 (0.66%) New Relic
7 2 (0.66%) Oracle
8 1 (0.33%) Capita
8 1 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.33%) Samsung