Period
to 13 August 2020

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 6 months to 13 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
UK > Scotland
6 months to
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 110 153 168
Rank change year-on-year +43 +15 -21
Permanent jobs citing Sass 20 69 66
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 0.99% 1.31% 1.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.18% 3.29% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 13 42 41
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +11.11% -4.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK median annual salary £53,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.28% +2.11% +5.56%

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 Scotland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 919 2,097 2,212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 45.27% 39.89% 40.39%
Number of salaries quoted 600 1,385 1,498
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Sass as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Sass in Scotland

Sass
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Sass in Scotland.

Salary trend for Sass in Scotland

Sass
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Sass in Scotland over the 6 months to 13 August 2020.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 13 August 2020. 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
Glasgow +35 14 £50,000 +29.87% 3
Edinburgh +52 8 £50,000 +11.11% 3
East Lothian - 1 £35,000 -
Sass
UK

For the 6 months to 13 August 2020, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Sass.

1 19 (95.00%) CSS
2 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (75.00%) HTML
4 13 (65.00%) AngularJS
5 10 (50.00%) React
6 9 (45.00%) C#
6 9 (45.00%) .NET
7 7 (35.00%) TDD
8 6 (30.00%) Ruby
8 6 (30.00%) Ruby on Rails
8 6 (30.00%) User Experience
8 6 (30.00%) Mobile First
8 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (30.00%) BDD
8 6 (30.00%) ES6
8 6 (30.00%) PostCSS
9 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 5 (25.00%) TypeScript
9 5 (25.00%) Linux
10 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
10 4 (20.00%) MySQL
10 4 (20.00%) HTML5
10 4 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (20.00%) Front End Development
10 4 (20.00%) Vue.js
10 4 (20.00%) npm
11 3 (15.00%) Serverless
11 3 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
11 3 (15.00%) Deployment Automation
11 3 (15.00%) Azure Functions

Sass
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Magento
1 2 (10.00%) Shopify
2 1 (5.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) npm
2 3 (15.00%) Azure
2 3 (15.00%) Azure Functions
2 3 (15.00%) Serverless
3 1 (5.00%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) MySQL
2 3 (15.00%) Cosmos DB
2 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) PostCSS
2 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (15.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (15.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (10.00%) Subversion
5 1 (5.00%) gulp
5 1 (5.00%) webpack
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
1 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (15.00%) Public Sector
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) UI Developer
3 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Angular Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (15.00%) React Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Magento Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Symfony Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) CSS
2 15 (75.00%) HTML
3 13 (65.00%) AngularJS
4 10 (50.00%) React
5 9 (45.00%) .NET
6 6 (30.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 4 (20.00%) HTML5
7 4 (20.00%) Vue.js
8 3 (15.00%) .NET Core
8 3 (15.00%) Node.js
8 3 (15.00%) RESTful
9 2 (10.00%) jQuery
10 1 (5.00%) CodeIgniter
10 1 (5.00%) Laravel
10 1 (5.00%) Redux
10 1 (5.00%) Symfony
10 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) User Experience
2 4 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (15.00%) Cloud Native
4 1 (5.00%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) TDD
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) BDD
2 6 (30.00%) Mobile First
3 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 3 (15.00%) API Design
4 3 (15.00%) Deployment Automation
4 3 (15.00%) DevOps
4 3 (15.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 3 (15.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure as Code
4 3 (15.00%) Mobile Development
4 3 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (15.00%) Project Delivery
4 3 (15.00%) SOLID
4 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.00%) MVC
5 2 (10.00%) Re-Platforming
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (45.00%) C#
3 6 (30.00%) ES6
3 6 (30.00%) Ruby
4 5 (25.00%) TypeScript
5 3 (15.00%) PHP
5 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (5.00%) Degree