Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 211 207
Rank change year-on-year +49 -4 0
Permanent jobs citing Sass 257 160 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.02% 1.30% 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.53% 3.06% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 214 149 124
North West median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% +7.69%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,850 £23,750
90th Percentile £57,125 £52,750 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 5,668 5,222 4,599
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 44.64% 42.43% 38.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4,735 4,565 3,980
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 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 18 February 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 18 February 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 +61 192 £42,500 +6.25% 49
Cheshire -30 29 £40,000 -5.88% 14
Merseyside +30 22 £41,000 +17.14% 8
Lancashire +15 14 £40,000 +2.56% 12
Sass
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 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.

1 238 (92.61%) HTML
1 238 (92.61%) CSS
2 228 (88.72%) JavaScript
3 140 (54.47%) Front End Development
4 131 (50.97%) jQuery
5 113 (43.97%) React
6 110 (42.80%) HTML5
6 110 (42.80%) PHP
7 108 (42.02%) AngularJS
8 100 (38.91%) Git (software)
9 99 (38.52%) Agile Software Development
10 85 (33.07%) User Experience
10 85 (33.07%) gulp
11 83 (32.30%) CSS3
12 82 (31.91%) Node.js
12 82 (31.91%) Web Development
13 73 (28.40%) Grunt
14 64 (24.90%) LESS
15 58 (22.57%) MySQL
16 57 (22.18%) MVC
17 51 (19.84%) .NET
18 50 (19.46%) Software Engineering
19 46 (17.90%) Scrum
20 42 (16.34%) E-Commerce
20 42 (16.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 41 (15.95%) C#
22 40 (15.56%) webpack
23 39 (15.18%) OO
24 37 (14.40%) CMS
25 36 (14.01%) Linux

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 37 (14.40%) CMS
2 35 (13.62%) WordPress
3 17 (6.61%) Apache
4 14 (5.45%) nginx
5 10 (3.89%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (2.72%) Drupal
7 5 (1.95%) ExpressionEngine
8 4 (1.56%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.56%) EPiServer
8 4 (1.56%) Umbraco
9 3 (1.17%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.78%) Kentico
10 2 (0.78%) NServiceBus
10 2 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.78%) Sitefinity
11 1 (0.39%) Confluence
11 1 (0.39%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (8.95%) Photoshop
2 13 (5.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (1.56%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (1.17%) InVision
5 1 (0.39%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.39%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.39%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.39%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 21 (8.17%) Magento
2 5 (1.95%) Shopify
3 1 (0.39%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 25 (9.73%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (8.56%) npm
3 17 (6.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (4.28%) GitHub
4 11 (4.28%) SaaS
5 7 (2.72%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.56%) Firebase
6 4 (1.56%) Google App Engine
7 3 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.17%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (1.17%) Route 53
8 2 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 2 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.78%) Serverless
9 1 (0.39%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.39%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.39%) IaaS
9 1 (0.39%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.00%) Internet
2 4 (1.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (22.57%) MySQL
2 26 (10.12%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.11%) MongoDB
4 7 (2.72%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.95%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.56%) Redis
7 3 (1.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (1.17%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.78%) Cosmos DB
8 2 (0.78%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.39%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.39%) phpMyAdmin
9 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 100 (38.91%) Git (software)
2 85 (33.07%) gulp
3 73 (28.40%) Grunt
4 40 (15.56%) webpack
5 22 (8.56%) Subversion
6 13 (5.06%) Jasmine
7 11 (4.28%) Vagrant
8 10 (3.89%) Jenkins
9 9 (3.50%) Karma Test Runner
10 8 (3.11%) Mercurial
11 7 (2.72%) PhantomJS
12 6 (2.33%) PHPUnit
12 6 (2.33%) PostCSS
12 6 (2.33%) Protractor
12 6 (2.33%) Selenium
13 5 (1.95%) Bitbucket
14 4 (1.56%) Babel
14 4 (1.56%) Codeception
14 4 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (1.56%) Xdebug
General
1 29 (11.28%) Marketing
2 22 (8.56%) Advertising
2 22 (8.56%) Retail
3 19 (7.39%) Games
4 17 (6.61%) Finance
5 4 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.17%) Banking
7 2 (0.78%) Automotive
7 2 (0.78%) Law
7 2 (0.78%) Legal
8 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 230 (89.49%) Developer
2 123 (47.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 55 (21.40%) Senior Developer
4 51 (19.84%) JavaScript Developer
5 50 (19.46%) Web Developer
6 35 (13.62%) HTML Developer
7 30 (11.67%) HTML CSS Developer
7 30 (11.67%) PHP Developer
7 30 (11.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 23 (8.95%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 19 (7.39%) .NET Developer
10 18 (7.00%) Angular Developer
11 14 (5.45%) Full Stack Developer
11 14 (5.45%) Senior JavaScript Developer
12 13 (5.06%) C# Developer
12 13 (5.06%) Senior Web Developer
13 12 (4.67%) ASP.NET Developer
13 12 (4.67%) Software Developer
14 11 (4.28%) C# .NET Developer
14 11 (4.28%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 238 (92.61%) CSS
1 238 (92.61%) HTML
2 131 (50.97%) jQuery
3 113 (43.97%) React
4 110 (42.80%) HTML5
5 108 (42.02%) AngularJS
6 83 (32.30%) CSS3
7 82 (31.91%) Node.js
8 64 (24.90%) LESS
9 51 (19.84%) .NET
10 42 (16.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 35 (13.62%) Web Services
12 32 (12.45%) Ajax
12 32 (12.45%) RESTful
13 30 (11.67%) Laravel
13 30 (11.67%) Vue (Vue.js)
14 28 (10.89%) Redux
15 23 (8.95%) JSON
15 23 (8.95%) XML
16 21 (8.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 85 (33.07%) User Experience
2 19 (7.39%) Mobile App
3 15 (5.84%) Greenfield Project
4 13 (5.06%) RIA
5 7 (2.72%) Graphic Design
6 6 (2.33%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.95%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.56%) Fintech
8 4 (1.56%) Online Games
8 4 (1.56%) Replication
8 4 (1.56%) Wiki
8 4 (1.56%) Xbox
9 3 (1.17%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.17%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (1.17%) Social Media
10 2 (0.78%) Animation
10 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.78%) W3C
11 1 (0.39%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.39%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 36 (14.01%) Linux
2 9 (3.50%) Ubuntu
2 9 (3.50%) Unix
3 7 (2.72%) Windows
4 4 (1.56%) Android
5 3 (1.17%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.39%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (54.47%) Front End Development
2 99 (38.52%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (31.91%) Web Development
4 57 (22.18%) MVC
5 50 (19.46%) Software Engineering
6 46 (17.90%) Scrum
7 42 (16.34%) E-Commerce
8 39 (15.18%) OO
9 35 (13.62%) SEO
10 32 (12.45%) OOP
11 29 (11.28%) Responsive Web Design
11 29 (11.28%) TDD
12 23 (8.95%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (8.56%) DevOps
14 19 (7.39%) Open Source
15 17 (6.61%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
15 17 (6.61%) SOLID
15 17 (6.61%) Test Automation
16 14 (5.45%) Mentoring
17 13 (5.06%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 228 (88.72%) JavaScript
2 110 (42.80%) PHP
3 41 (15.95%) C#
4 32 (12.45%) ES6
5 30 (11.67%) SQL
6 22 (8.56%) Java
7 19 (7.39%) TypeScript
8 9 (3.50%) T-SQL
9 8 (3.11%) Python
10 7 (2.72%) XPath
11 5 (1.95%) Ruby
12 4 (1.56%) GraphQL
12 4 (1.56%) R
13 3 (1.17%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.78%) C
14 2 (0.78%) ES7
14 2 (0.78%) Perl
14 2 (0.78%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.39%) ES8
15 1 (0.39%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 8 (3.11%) Degree
2 1 (0.39%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.50%) QA
2 3 (1.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (10.51%) Docker
2 5 (1.95%) Varnish
3 2 (0.78%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (3.50%) Puppet
2 5 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.56%) Capistrano
3 4 (1.56%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.39%) Plesk
Vendors
1 19 (7.39%) Adobe
2 17 (6.61%) Google
3 12 (4.67%) Microsoft
4 8 (3.11%) Xamarin
4 8 (3.11%) Zend
5 5 (1.95%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.56%) Percona
7 3 (1.17%) Oracle
7 3 (1.17%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.17%) Twitter
8 2 (0.78%) Facebook
8 2 (0.78%) Kony
8 2 (0.78%) New Relic
9 1 (0.39%) Apple
9 1 (0.39%) Capita
9 1 (0.39%) HP
9 1 (0.39%) Remedy
9 1 (0.39%) Samsung
9 1 (0.39%) SAP
9 1 (0.39%) WooCommerce