Period
to 13 December 2019

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 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
UK > Scotland
6 months to
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 122 140 165
Rank change year-on-year +18 +25 -38
Permanent jobs citing Sass 89 90 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.97% 1.70% 1.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.53% 4.16% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 48 55 39
Scotland median annual salary £39,500 £45,830 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.81% +14.58% +6.67%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £70,000 £53,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 1,964 2,163 2,226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 43.53% 40.74% 39.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1,215 1,450 1,457
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +8.24% +3.66%
10th Percentile £30,200 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 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 13 December 2019.

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 December 2019. 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 +45 52 £38,500 -7.23% 7
Edinburgh -18 27 £47,500 -5.00% 6
Dundee - 4 £47,500 - 1
South Lanarkshire - 2 £37,500 -
Sass
UK

For the 6 months to 13 December 2019, 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 79 (88.76%) JavaScript
2 68 (76.40%) HTML
3 63 (70.79%) CSS
4 47 (52.81%) React
5 41 (46.07%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (46.07%) AngularJS
6 36 (40.45%) HTML5
6 36 (40.45%) C#
7 33 (37.08%) Web Development
8 31 (34.83%) TDD
9 30 (33.71%) ES6
10 28 (31.46%) User Experience
10 28 (31.46%) Front End Development
11 25 (28.09%) .NET
12 24 (26.97%) Git (software)
12 24 (26.97%) BDD
12 24 (26.97%) TypeScript
13 22 (24.72%) webpack
14 19 (21.35%) RESTful
15 18 (20.22%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (20.22%) CSS3
16 17 (19.10%) PostCSS
16 17 (19.10%) Software Engineering
16 17 (19.10%) MVC
17 16 (17.98%) npm
17 16 (17.98%) Mobile First
18 15 (16.85%) Ruby
18 15 (16.85%) Ruby on Rails
18 15 (16.85%) Node.js
19 14 (15.73%) Unit Testing

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 1 (1.12%) Drupal
1 1 (1.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (2.25%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.12%) Adobe XD
2 1 (1.12%) Figma
2 1 (1.12%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Magento
2 1 (1.12%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.98%) npm
2 4 (4.49%) Azure
2 4 (4.49%) SaaS
3 3 (3.37%) AWS
3 3 (3.37%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.48%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.87%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.62%) MySQL
4 2 (2.25%) Big Data
5 1 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (26.97%) Git (software)
2 22 (24.72%) webpack
3 17 (19.10%) PostCSS
4 11 (12.36%) gulp
4 11 (12.36%) Mocha
5 10 (11.24%) Jenkins
6 9 (10.11%) Selenium
7 7 (7.87%) Grunt
8 4 (4.49%) Bower
8 4 (4.49%) Subversion
9 3 (3.37%) Jasmine
10 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio
10 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio Code
11 1 (1.12%) Axure RP
11 1 (1.12%) ESLint
11 1 (1.12%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (1.12%) Protractor
General
1 2 (2.25%) Games
1 2 (2.25%) Marketing
1 2 (2.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 71 (79.78%) Developer
2 29 (32.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 24 (26.97%) UI Developer
4 18 (20.22%) React Developer
5 17 (19.10%) JavaScript Developer
6 12 (13.48%) Web Developer
7 10 (11.24%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 10 (11.24%) HTML Developer
7 10 (11.24%) Software Engineer
8 9 (10.11%) .NET Developer
8 9 (10.11%) HTML CSS Developer
8 9 (10.11%) JavaScript Engineer
8 9 (10.11%) Senior Developer
8 9 (10.11%) Senior Software Engineer
9 8 (8.99%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 7 (7.87%) Lead .NET Developer
10 7 (7.87%) Lead Developer
10 7 (7.87%) Web UI Developer
11 5 (5.62%) PHP Developer
12 2 (2.25%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (76.40%) HTML
2 63 (70.79%) CSS
3 47 (52.81%) React
4 41 (46.07%) AngularJS
5 36 (40.45%) HTML5
6 25 (28.09%) .NET
7 19 (21.35%) RESTful
8 18 (20.22%) CSS3
9 15 (16.85%) Node.js
9 15 (16.85%) Ruby on Rails
10 13 (14.61%) ASP.NET
10 13 (14.61%) REST
11 11 (12.36%) Ember.js
11 11 (12.36%) LESS
11 11 (12.36%) Redux
11 11 (12.36%) Web Services
12 9 (10.11%) .NET Framework
12 9 (10.11%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (10.11%) Chai
12 9 (10.11%) Enzyme
Miscellaneous
1 28 (31.46%) User Experience
2 6 (6.74%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.62%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.25%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.11%) Windows
2 5 (5.62%) Linux
3 3 (3.37%) Android
3 3 (3.37%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (46.07%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (37.08%) Web Development
3 31 (34.83%) TDD
4 28 (31.46%) Front End Development
5 24 (26.97%) BDD
6 18 (20.22%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (19.10%) MVC
7 17 (19.10%) Software Engineering
8 16 (17.98%) Mobile First
9 14 (15.73%) Unit Testing
10 13 (14.61%) Mentoring
11 10 (11.24%) OO
11 10 (11.24%) Scrum
12 9 (10.11%) Coaching
13 8 (8.99%) Computer Science
13 8 (8.99%) Test Automation
14 7 (7.87%) Collaborative Working
14 7 (7.87%) High Availability
14 7 (7.87%) Line Management
14 7 (7.87%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 79 (88.76%) JavaScript
2 36 (40.45%) C#
3 30 (33.71%) ES6
4 24 (26.97%) TypeScript
5 15 (16.85%) Ruby
6 9 (10.11%) PHP
7 5 (5.62%) Java
8 4 (4.49%) SQL
9 2 (2.25%) Python
9 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.12%) ES7
Qualifications
1 9 (10.11%) Degree
2 8 (8.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) QA
1 1 (1.12%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (11.24%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.37%) Google
3 2 (2.25%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.12%) Adobe
4 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.12%) Zend