Period
to 15 February 2019

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 15 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
England > North West
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 196 158 211
Rank change year-on-year -38 +53 +6
Permanent jobs citing Sass 155 259 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.50% 2.02% 1.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.73% 4.55% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 120 216 154
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +11.43%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £26,475
90th Percentile £57,275 £56,875 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 4,152 5,695 5,261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 40.12% 44.36% 42.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3,454 4,763 4,621
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +3.26%

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 15 February 2019.

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 15 February 2019. 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 -36 127 £39,087 -8.03% 42
Cheshire +32 17 £40,000 - 14
Merseyside +3 10 £35,000 -14.63% 13
Lancashire -6 1 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Sass
England

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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.

1 141 (90.97%) JavaScript
2 134 (86.45%) CSS
3 130 (83.87%) HTML
4 102 (65.81%) AngularJS
5 86 (55.48%) React
6 85 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
7 78 (50.32%) Front End Development
8 70 (45.16%) gulp
9 65 (41.94%) HTML5
10 62 (40.00%) LESS
11 61 (39.35%) Git (software)
12 57 (36.77%) Grunt
12 57 (36.77%) User Experience
13 56 (36.13%) CSS3
14 55 (35.48%) Node.js
15 49 (31.61%) .NET
16 48 (30.97%) webpack
17 46 (29.68%) C#
18 38 (24.52%) jQuery
18 38 (24.52%) Vue.js
19 37 (23.87%) Web Development
20 34 (21.94%) MVC
21 33 (21.29%) PHP
22 32 (20.65%) Software Engineering
23 31 (20.00%) RESTful
24 29 (18.71%) Redux
25 28 (18.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 25 (16.13%) ASP.NET
27 24 (15.48%) npm
28 23 (14.84%) ES6

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 15 (9.68%) CMS
2 9 (5.81%) WordPress
3 5 (3.23%) Apache Solr
4 4 (2.58%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.29%) IIS
6 2 (1.29%) nginx
7 1 (0.65%) Apache
7 1 (0.65%) Content Management Server
7 1 (0.65%) Drupal
7 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.65%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 9 (5.81%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 11 (7.10%) Magento
2 1 (0.65%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.65%) Shopify
2 1 (0.65%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 24 (15.48%) npm
2 15 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (8.39%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.58%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (2.58%) BrowserStack
4 4 (2.58%) GitHub
4 4 (2.58%) SaaS
4 4 (2.58%) Yarn
5 1 (0.65%) Cloudflare
5 1 (0.65%) Force.com
5 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.94%) Internet
2 1 (0.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.39%) MySQL
2 8 (5.16%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.23%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.58%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (2.58%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.94%) Big Data
6 2 (1.29%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.65%) Redis
Development Applications
1 70 (45.16%) gulp
2 61 (39.35%) Git (software)
3 57 (36.77%) Grunt
4 48 (30.97%) webpack
5 16 (10.32%) Subversion
6 14 (9.03%) Babel
7 13 (8.39%) Jasmine
8 10 (6.45%) Mocha
9 8 (5.16%) Visual Studio
10 7 (4.52%) Karma Test Runner
11 6 (3.87%) JIRA
12 4 (2.58%) GitLab
12 4 (2.58%) PHPUnit
12 4 (2.58%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (1.94%) Cucumber
13 3 (1.94%) Jenkins
14 2 (1.29%) Bower
14 2 (1.29%) Codeception
14 2 (1.29%) PhantomJS
14 2 (1.29%) Protractor
General
1 18 (11.61%) Retail
2 14 (9.03%) Finance
3 13 (8.39%) Banking
4 12 (7.74%) Marketing
5 8 (5.16%) Games
5 8 (5.16%) Law
6 7 (4.52%) Investment Banking
7 6 (3.87%) Publishing
8 2 (1.29%) Advertising
8 2 (1.29%) Legal
8 2 (1.29%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.65%) Automotive
9 1 (0.65%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 140 (90.32%) Developer
2 84 (54.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 28 (18.06%) JavaScript Developer
3 28 (18.06%) Web Developer
4 23 (14.84%) Senior Developer
5 15 (9.68%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 13 (8.39%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 12 (7.74%) PHP Developer
8 10 (6.45%) HTML Developer
9 9 (5.81%) HTML CSS Developer
9 9 (5.81%) Software Engineer
10 8 (5.16%) Angular Developer
10 8 (5.16%) Full Stack Developer
10 8 (5.16%) React Developer
11 5 (3.23%) .NET Developer
11 5 (3.23%) Lead Developer
11 5 (3.23%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 5 (3.23%) UI Developer
11 5 (3.23%) UI/UX Developer
11 5 (3.23%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (86.45%) CSS
2 130 (83.87%) HTML
3 102 (65.81%) AngularJS
4 86 (55.48%) React
5 65 (41.94%) HTML5
6 62 (40.00%) LESS
7 56 (36.13%) CSS3
8 55 (35.48%) Node.js
9 49 (31.61%) .NET
10 38 (24.52%) jQuery
10 38 (24.52%) Vue.js
11 31 (20.00%) RESTful
12 29 (18.71%) Redux
13 28 (18.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 25 (16.13%) ASP.NET
15 21 (13.55%) Ajax
16 17 (10.97%) KnockoutJS
17 16 (10.32%) Laravel
17 16 (10.32%) React Native
18 14 (9.03%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 57 (36.77%) User Experience
2 15 (9.68%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (4.52%) Online Banking
4 4 (2.58%) Cloud Native
4 4 (2.58%) Fintech
4 4 (2.58%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (1.94%) Life Science
6 2 (1.29%) Animation
6 2 (1.29%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.29%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.29%) Online Games
7 1 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.65%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.52%) Linux
2 4 (2.58%) Windows
3 3 (1.94%) Debian
3 3 (1.94%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.65%) Android
4 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.65%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (50.32%) Front End Development
3 37 (23.87%) Web Development
4 34 (21.94%) MVC
5 32 (20.65%) Software Engineering
6 23 (14.84%) TDD
7 22 (14.19%) SEO
8 20 (12.90%) OO
9 18 (11.61%) E-Commerce
10 17 (10.97%) Mentoring
11 16 (10.32%) Computer Science
12 15 (9.68%) SDLC
12 15 (9.68%) Wireframes
13 14 (9.03%) Responsive Web Design
14 13 (8.39%) Continuous Delivery
14 13 (8.39%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
14 13 (8.39%) DevOps
14 13 (8.39%) Microservices
14 13 (8.39%) Scrum
15 12 (7.74%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 141 (90.97%) JavaScript
2 46 (29.68%) C#
3 33 (21.29%) PHP
4 23 (14.84%) ES6
5 21 (13.55%) TypeScript
6 15 (9.68%) Java
7 6 (3.87%) Python
7 6 (3.87%) Ruby
8 5 (3.23%) Apple Swift
8 5 (3.23%) C++
8 5 (3.23%) ES7
8 5 (3.23%) Kotlin
8 5 (3.23%) Objective-C
8 5 (3.23%) Perl
9 4 (2.58%) SQL
10 2 (1.29%) ES8
11 1 (0.65%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (6.45%) Degree
2 8 (5.16%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.45%) QA
2 2 (1.29%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (3.87%) Docker
2 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.58%) Puppet
2 1 (0.65%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 20 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.16%) Zend
3 6 (3.87%) Adobe
3 6 (3.87%) Cypress Semiconductor
4 3 (1.94%) Facebook
4 3 (1.94%) Google
4 3 (1.94%) Twitter
5 1 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.65%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.65%) Software AG
5 1 (0.65%) webMethods
5 1 (0.65%) WooCommerce