The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Sass skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Sass over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
UK / Scotland
Rank 114 85 124
Rank change year-on-year -29 +39  
Permanent jobs citing Sass 24 75 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.03% 2.56% 1.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.49% 6.97% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 11 55 26
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.33% +7.14%  

Sass is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 965 1076 1195
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 41.61% 36.80% 38.66%
Number of salaries quoted 592 700 757
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Sass as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Sass in Scotland

Sass
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sass in Scotland.

Salary trend for Sass in Scotland

Sass
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -3 12 £37,500 -3.84% 5
Glasgow +8 10 £34,000 -24.44%
Sass
UK

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Sass.

1 46 (90.20%) JavaScript
2 44 (86.27%) CSS
3 42 (82.35%) HTML
4 35 (68.63%) AngularJS
5 30 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (47.06%) Git (software)
6 24 (47.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 21 (41.18%) LESS
8 20 (39.22%) CSS3
9 19 (37.25%) HTML5
9 19 (37.25%) User Experience
10 18 (35.29%) MVC
11 17 (33.33%) Scrum
11 17 (33.33%) Grunt
12 15 (29.41%) Finance
12 15 (29.41%) TDD
12 15 (29.41%) Responsive Web Design
13 14 (27.45%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (27.45%) jQuery
13 14 (27.45%) Ember.js
13 14 (27.45%) gulp
14 13 (25.49%) Bower
14 13 (25.49%) Front End Development
14 13 (25.49%) Time Management
14 13 (25.49%) Ajax
14 13 (25.49%) Backbone.js
14 13 (25.49%) Web Design
14 13 (25.49%) C#
15 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
15 12 (23.53%) Web Development

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 8 (15.69%) CMS
1 8 (15.69%) Umbraco
2 4 (7.84%) IIS
3 3 (5.88%) EPiServer
3 3 (5.88%) JBoss
3 3 (5.88%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.92%) Apache
4 2 (3.92%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.96%) Drupal
5 1 (1.96%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.80%) MySQL
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (3.92%) GIS
5 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 24 (47.06%) Git (software)
2 17 (33.33%) Grunt
3 14 (27.45%) gulp
4 13 (25.49%) Bower
5 9 (17.65%) Jenkins
6 6 (11.76%) Selenium
7 5 (9.80%) Subversion
7 5 (9.80%) webpack
8 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio
9 3 (5.88%) Jasmine
9 3 (5.88%) Mercurial
9 3 (5.88%) Mocha
9 3 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (3.92%) Babel
11 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
11 1 (1.96%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (1.96%) Protractor
General
1 15 (29.41%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Marketing
3 4 (7.84%) Retail
4 1 (1.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 40 (78.43%) Developer
2 16 (31.37%) Senior Developer
3 14 (27.45%) UI Developer
4 13 (25.49%) Senior UI Developer
5 11 (21.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 9 (17.65%) Web Developer
7 5 (9.80%) .NET Developer
7 5 (9.80%) JavaScript Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Software Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) .NET Web Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Java Developer
9 3 (5.88%) PHP Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Programmer
10 2 (3.92%) GIS Developer
10 2 (3.92%) HTML Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Junior
10 2 (3.92%) Junior Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 2 (3.92%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (86.27%) CSS
2 42 (82.35%) HTML
3 35 (68.63%) AngularJS
4 24 (47.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 21 (41.18%) LESS
6 20 (39.22%) CSS3
7 19 (37.25%) HTML5
8 14 (27.45%) Ember.js
8 14 (27.45%) jQuery
9 13 (25.49%) Ajax
9 13 (25.49%) Backbone.js
10 10 (19.61%) .NET
11 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET
11 9 (17.65%) React
12 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (15.69%) RESTful
12 8 (15.69%) Web Services
13 6 (11.76%) .NET Framework
14 5 (9.80%) Node.js
15 4 (7.84%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (37.25%) User Experience
2 5 (9.80%) FMCG
3 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.88%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Linux
2 2 (3.92%) Android
3 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (35.29%) MVC
3 17 (33.33%) Scrum
4 15 (29.41%) Responsive Web Design
4 15 (29.41%) TDD
5 14 (27.45%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (25.49%) Front End Development
6 13 (25.49%) Time Management
6 13 (25.49%) Web Design
7 12 (23.53%) Web Development
8 11 (21.57%) Functional Testing
8 11 (21.57%) Web Accessibility
9 10 (19.61%) Infrastructure Management
10 9 (17.65%) OO
11 7 (13.73%) Mentoring
12 6 (11.76%) Unit Testing
13 5 (9.80%) Business Development
13 5 (9.80%) Cross-Browser Testing
13 5 (9.80%) Digital Marketing
13 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 46 (90.20%) JavaScript
2 13 (25.49%) C#
3 7 (13.73%) PHP
4 6 (11.76%) Java
5 2 (3.92%) ES6
5 2 (3.92%) Objective-C
5 2 (3.92%) Perl
5 2 (3.92%) Python
6 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.88%) Xamarin
3 2 (3.92%) Google
3 2 (3.92%) Twitter
4 1 (1.96%) Facebook
4 1 (1.96%) Zend
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