Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 164 123 163
Rank change year-on-year -41 +40 +48
Permanent jobs citing Sass 62 94 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.09% 1.81% 1.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.84% 4.77% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 41 67 41
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -10.83%
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK 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 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 2186 1972 2270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.57% 37.87% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1411 1246 1430
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,750 £56,775
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.33%

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sass in Scotland over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 +3 45 £40,000 +17.65% 2
Edinburgh -48 13 £40,000 +17.65% 1
Stirling -10 2 £46,000 -8.00%
West Lothian - 1 - -
Sass
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 57 (91.94%) CSS
2 52 (83.87%) HTML
3 46 (74.19%) JavaScript
4 42 (67.74%) LESS
5 41 (66.13%) HTML5
6 38 (61.29%) CSS3
7 37 (59.68%) AngularJS
8 35 (56.45%) React
8 35 (56.45%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (50.00%) MVC
10 29 (46.77%) C#
11 28 (45.16%) .NET
12 26 (41.94%) Front End Development
13 22 (35.48%) ASP.NET
14 20 (32.26%) TDD
14 20 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC
15 19 (30.65%) Ajax
16 17 (27.42%) SQL Server
16 17 (27.42%) User Experience
17 16 (25.81%) Java
18 15 (24.19%) Microsoft Azure
19 14 (22.58%) Git (software)
19 14 (22.58%) jQuery
20 13 (20.97%) .NET Framework
20 13 (20.97%) Amazon AWS
21 12 (19.35%) RESTful
21 12 (19.35%) Finance
21 12 (19.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 10 (16.13%) Web Development
23 9 (14.52%) Entity Framework

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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (12.90%) CMS
2 7 (11.29%) Umbraco
3 2 (3.23%) Drupal
4 1 (1.61%) Apache
4 1 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.61%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.84%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (24.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (20.97%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (12.90%) GitHub
4 1 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.61%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.61%) CloudFront
4 1 (1.61%) npm
4 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (1.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (27.42%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.90%) RDBMS
2 8 (12.90%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.68%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (4.84%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.23%) Blockchain
5 2 (3.23%) MariaDB
5 2 (3.23%) MySQL
6 1 (1.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 14 (22.58%) Git (software)
2 8 (12.90%) Visual Studio
3 7 (11.29%) Grunt
3 7 (11.29%) gulp
4 5 (8.06%) Bitbucket
4 5 (8.06%) Subversion
5 2 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (3.23%) JIRA
5 2 (3.23%) NUnit
5 2 (3.23%) PHPUnit
5 2 (3.23%) webpack
6 1 (1.61%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.61%) PhantomJS
General
1 12 (19.35%) Finance
2 8 (12.90%) Automotive
3 1 (1.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 53 (85.48%) Developer
2 24 (38.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 16 (25.81%) .NET Developer
4 8 (12.90%) Full Stack Developer
4 8 (12.90%) Senior Developer
5 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 7 (11.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (11.29%) C# Developer
5 7 (11.29%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Java Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Web Developer
7 5 (8.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (8.06%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
7 5 (8.06%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (6.45%) .NET Applications Developer
8 4 (6.45%) C# Application Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Senior C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (91.94%) CSS
2 52 (83.87%) HTML
3 42 (67.74%) LESS
4 41 (66.13%) HTML5
5 38 (61.29%) CSS3
6 37 (59.68%) AngularJS
7 35 (56.45%) React
8 28 (45.16%) .NET
9 22 (35.48%) ASP.NET
10 20 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (30.65%) Ajax
12 14 (22.58%) jQuery
13 13 (20.97%) .NET Framework
14 12 (19.35%) RESTful
14 12 (19.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 9 (14.52%) Entity Framework
16 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 7 (11.29%) DOM
17 6 (9.68%) Node.js
17 6 (9.68%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.42%) User Experience
2 8 (12.90%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.06%) Mobile App
4 4 (6.45%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.23%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.61%) Fintech
6 1 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.61%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) Linux
2 2 (3.23%) Unix
3 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (56.45%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (50.00%) MVC
3 26 (41.94%) Front End Development
4 20 (32.26%) TDD
5 10 (16.13%) Web Development
6 8 (12.90%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (12.90%) Scrum
7 7 (11.29%) Software Engineering
8 5 (8.06%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 5 (8.06%) Isomorphic JavaScript
8 5 (8.06%) OO
8 5 (8.06%) Open Source
8 5 (8.06%) SEO
9 4 (6.45%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 4 (6.45%) Customer Requirements
9 4 (6.45%) Unit Testing
10 3 (4.84%) BDD
11 2 (3.23%) KYC
11 2 (3.23%) Mobile First
11 2 (3.23%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 46 (74.19%) JavaScript
2 29 (46.77%) C#
3 16 (25.81%) Java
4 6 (9.68%) PHP
4 6 (9.68%) SQL
5 3 (4.84%) TypeScript
6 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.23%) Python
7 1 (1.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (12.90%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.61%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 9 (14.52%) Xamarin
2 6 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.23%) Adobe
4 1 (1.61%) Ogone
4 1 (1.61%) PayPal