Period
to 20 May 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 May 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 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 201 223
Rank change year-on-year +50 +22 -22
Permanent jobs citing Sass 255 168 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.09% 1.35% 1.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.72% 3.12% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 214 155 100
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,050 £28,625
90th Percentile £53,750 £59,400 £48,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%

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 5,404 5,384 4,242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 44.28% 43.33% 38.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4,519 4,626 3,673
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £25,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £58,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 20 May 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 May 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 +52 199 £42,250 +5.63% 52
Lancashire +4 21 £35,000 -13.04% 5
Cheshire -26 21 £40,000 -15.34% 12
Merseyside +12 14 £32,750 -6.43% 4
Sass
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 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.

1 242 (94.90%) HTML
2 232 (90.98%) JavaScript
3 227 (89.02%) CSS
4 141 (55.29%) AngularJS
5 132 (51.76%) Front End Development
6 131 (51.37%) React
7 115 (45.10%) jQuery
8 112 (43.92%) HTML5
9 106 (41.57%) Git (software)
10 100 (39.22%) gulp
11 96 (37.65%) Grunt
12 92 (36.08%) LESS
12 92 (36.08%) PHP
13 88 (34.51%) Node.js
14 85 (33.33%) User Experience
15 82 (32.16%) Web Development
16 81 (31.76%) Agile Software Development
17 78 (30.59%) CSS3
18 72 (28.24%) webpack
19 62 (24.31%) MVC
20 53 (20.78%) Software Engineering
21 50 (19.61%) .NET
22 49 (19.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 48 (18.82%) MySQL
23 48 (18.82%) C#
24 46 (18.04%) SEO
25 42 (16.47%) E-Commerce
25 42 (16.47%) Vue (Vue.js)
26 40 (15.69%) Web Services
26 40 (15.69%) Scrum

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 38 (14.90%) WordPress
2 33 (12.94%) CMS
3 13 (5.10%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (3.14%) ExpressionEngine
5 7 (2.75%) Drupal
5 7 (2.75%) NServiceBus
6 6 (2.35%) Apache
6 6 (2.35%) nginx
7 3 (1.18%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.78%) IIS
8 2 (0.78%) Kentico
8 2 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.39%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.39%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 17 (6.67%) Photoshop
2 6 (2.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (1.57%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.39%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.39%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 19 (7.45%) Magento
2 1 (0.39%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 39 (15.29%) npm
2 29 (11.37%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (7.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (3.53%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (3.14%) Firebase
6 7 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (2.75%) SaaS
7 3 (1.18%) BrowserStack
8 2 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.78%) GitHub
9 1 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.39%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.39%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.39%) Serverless
9 1 (0.39%) Trello
9 1 (0.39%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.75%) Internet
2 4 (1.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (18.82%) MySQL
2 25 (9.80%) SQL Server
3 17 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.35%) NoSQL
4 6 (2.35%) Redis
5 4 (1.57%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.18%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (0.78%) Cosmos DB
7 2 (0.78%) Couchbase
7 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.39%) Big Data
8 1 (0.39%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.39%) phpMyAdmin
8 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.39%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 106 (41.57%) Git (software)
2 100 (39.22%) gulp
3 96 (37.65%) Grunt
4 72 (28.24%) webpack
5 21 (8.24%) Jasmine
6 18 (7.06%) Karma Test Runner
7 15 (5.88%) Subversion
7 15 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (5.49%) Visual Studio
9 9 (3.53%) Bundler
9 9 (3.53%) Mercurial
9 9 (3.53%) PhantomJS
9 9 (3.53%) Protractor
10 8 (3.14%) Vagrant
11 6 (2.35%) Selenium
12 5 (1.96%) FxCop
12 5 (1.96%) Mocha
12 5 (1.96%) SpecFlow
12 5 (1.96%) StyleCop
13 4 (1.57%) Babel
General
1 26 (10.20%) Marketing
2 25 (9.80%) Games
3 20 (7.84%) Finance
4 14 (5.49%) Advertising
5 12 (4.71%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (2.75%) Retail
7 5 (1.96%) Banking
8 4 (1.57%) Law
9 3 (1.18%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.78%) Automotive
10 2 (0.78%) Legal
11 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 218 (85.49%) Developer
2 116 (45.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 61 (23.92%) JavaScript Developer
4 53 (20.78%) Senior Developer
5 44 (17.25%) Web Developer
6 40 (15.69%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 26 (10.20%) HTML Developer
8 25 (9.80%) HTML CSS Developer
9 22 (8.63%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 19 (7.45%) PHP Developer
11 18 (7.06%) Angular Developer
12 16 (6.27%) React Developer
12 16 (6.27%) Software Developer
13 15 (5.88%) JavaScript Engineer
14 14 (5.49%) Full Stack Developer
15 13 (5.10%) Senior JavaScript Developer
16 11 (4.31%) .NET Developer
16 11 (4.31%) Designer
16 11 (4.31%) WordPress Developer
17 10 (3.92%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 242 (94.90%) HTML
2 227 (89.02%) CSS
3 141 (55.29%) AngularJS
4 131 (51.37%) React
5 115 (45.10%) jQuery
6 112 (43.92%) HTML5
7 92 (36.08%) LESS
8 88 (34.51%) Node.js
9 78 (30.59%) CSS3
10 50 (19.61%) .NET
11 49 (19.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 42 (16.47%) Vue (Vue.js)
13 40 (15.69%) Web Services
14 38 (14.90%) RESTful
15 36 (14.12%) Redux
16 30 (11.76%) Ember.js
17 28 (10.98%) Ajax
18 25 (9.80%) Laravel
19 24 (9.41%) Angular 2
20 20 (7.84%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 85 (33.33%) User Experience
2 27 (10.59%) Mobile App
3 15 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (2.75%) Social Media
6 6 (2.35%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.35%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (1.96%) Wiki
8 4 (1.57%) RIA
9 3 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.18%) Online Banking
10 2 (0.78%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.78%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.78%) Fintech
10 2 (0.78%) W3C
10 2 (0.78%) Xbox
11 1 (0.39%) Animation
11 1 (0.39%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.39%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.39%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 25 (9.80%) Linux
2 15 (5.88%) Windows
3 7 (2.75%) Unix
4 6 (2.35%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.57%) Android
6 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (51.76%) Front End Development
2 82 (32.16%) Web Development
3 81 (31.76%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (24.31%) MVC
5 53 (20.78%) Software Engineering
6 46 (18.04%) SEO
7 42 (16.47%) E-Commerce
8 40 (15.69%) Scrum
9 30 (11.76%) TDD
10 29 (11.37%) Responsive Web Design
11 28 (10.98%) OO
12 25 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (9.41%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
14 21 (8.24%) Unit Testing
15 18 (7.06%) Open Source
16 16 (6.27%) Mobile First
16 16 (6.27%) OOP
17 13 (5.10%) DevOps
17 13 (5.10%) SDLC
18 12 (4.71%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 232 (90.98%) JavaScript
2 92 (36.08%) PHP
3 48 (18.82%) C#
4 19 (7.45%) ES6
4 19 (7.45%) TypeScript
5 17 (6.67%) Java
6 16 (6.27%) SQL
7 7 (2.75%) Python
8 3 (1.18%) R
8 3 (1.18%) Ruby
9 2 (0.78%) Perl
9 2 (0.78%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.78%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.39%) CFML
10 1 (0.39%) Dart
10 1 (0.39%) ES7
10 1 (0.39%) PHP 7
10 1 (0.39%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.39%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.39%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (2.35%) Degree
2 4 (1.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.39%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.53%) QA
2 4 (1.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (9.80%) Docker
2 2 (0.78%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.39%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (7.45%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.27%) Google
3 13 (5.10%) Adobe
4 10 (3.92%) WooCommerce
5 6 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (2.35%) Twitter
5 6 (2.35%) Zend
6 5 (1.96%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.18%) Cypress Semiconductor
7 3 (1.18%) Oracle
8 2 (0.78%) Kony
8 2 (0.78%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.39%) Capita
9 1 (0.39%) Facebook
9 1 (0.39%) HP
9 1 (0.39%) IBM
9 1 (0.39%) Remedy
9 1 (0.39%) SAP