The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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
England / South West
Rank 181 215 181
Rank change year-on-year +34 -34  
Permanent jobs citing Sass 59 41 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.16% 0.70% 1.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.68% 1.77% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 48 35 63
Median salary £38,750 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.23% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £23,100 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £44,000 £45,000
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 the South West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2201 2313 2563
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 43.27% 39.56% 43.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1848 1956 2323
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £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 the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

Sass
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Sass in the South West

Sass
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sass in the South West over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Sass in the South West

Sass
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the South West 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
Bristol +17 23 £57,500 +64.28% 2
Gloucestershire +9 12 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Dorset +25 8 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Somerset - 7 £40,000 - 1
Wiltshire +15 6 £27,500 -38.88%
Devon -9 3 £26,500 +6.00% 2
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

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 South West region with a requirement for Sass.

1 123 (96.09%) HTML
2 118 (92.19%) CSS
3 114 (89.06%) JavaScript
4 78 (60.94%) AngularJS
5 71 (55.47%) Git (software)
6 60 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (39.06%) HTML5
8 47 (36.72%) jQuery
9 46 (35.94%) PHP
10 44 (34.38%) LESS
11 43 (33.59%) Node.js
12 38 (29.69%) .NET
13 36 (28.13%) C#
13 36 (28.13%) CSS3
14 34 (26.56%) Linux
14 34 (26.56%) MVC
15 33 (25.78%) Grunt
16 32 (25.00%) gulp
17 30 (23.44%) Web Development
18 28 (21.88%) LAMP
18 28 (21.88%) Front End Development
18 28 (21.88%) ASP.NET Web API
18 28 (21.88%) User Experience
19 27 (21.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 26 (20.31%) ASP.NET
20 26 (20.31%) React
21 23 (17.97%) WordPress
22 21 (16.41%) MySQL
23 20 (15.63%) SQL
24 19 (14.84%) Drupal

Sass
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 23 (17.97%) WordPress
2 19 (14.84%) Drupal
3 12 (9.38%) Apache
4 6 (4.69%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (3.13%) CMS
6 2 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.78%) nginx
7 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.78%) Umbraco
Applications
1 18 (14.06%) Photoshop
2 6 (4.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (2.34%) InDesign
4 2 (1.56%) InVision
5 1 (0.78%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 7 (5.47%) Magento
2 4 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.56%) Shopify
3 2 (1.56%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.78%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (4.69%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (4.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 4 (3.13%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.78%) Dropbox
4 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.91%) HTTP
2 3 (2.34%) DNS
2 3 (2.34%) SSH
3 2 (1.56%) SSL
4 1 (0.78%) Broadband
4 1 (0.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (16.41%) MySQL
2 11 (8.59%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.47%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.69%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 71 (55.47%) Git (software)
2 33 (25.78%) Grunt
3 32 (25.00%) gulp
4 14 (10.94%) Vagrant
5 10 (7.81%) JIRA
6 9 (7.03%) Redmine
7 5 (3.91%) Jasmine
7 5 (3.91%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (3.91%) webpack
8 3 (2.34%) Maven
8 3 (2.34%) Protractor
9 2 (1.56%) Bower
9 2 (1.56%) JSHint
9 2 (1.56%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (1.56%) Mocha
9 2 (1.56%) NuGet
9 2 (1.56%) QUnit
9 2 (1.56%) Selenium
9 2 (1.56%) Sinon.JS
10 1 (0.78%) SoapUI
General
1 15 (11.72%) Retail
2 14 (10.94%) Finance
3 8 (6.25%) Marketing
3 8 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.13%) Electronics
4 4 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.78%) Advertising
5 1 (0.78%) Banking
5 1 (0.78%) Billing
Job Titles
1 121 (94.53%) Developer
2 30 (23.44%) .NET Developer
3 27 (21.09%) PHP Developer
4 26 (20.31%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 22 (17.19%) Full Stack Developer
6 19 (14.84%) C# .NET Developer
6 19 (14.84%) C# Developer
7 18 (14.06%) JavaScript Developer
8 15 (11.72%) Web Developer
9 13 (10.16%) Lead .NET Developer
9 13 (10.16%) Lead Developer
9 13 (10.16%) Senior Developer
10 11 (8.59%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
11 10 (7.81%) ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (7.81%) Software Developer
12 9 (7.03%) .NET Software Developer
12 9 (7.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 9 (7.03%) Lead C# Developer
12 9 (7.03%) UI Developer
13 8 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (96.09%) HTML
2 118 (92.19%) CSS
3 78 (60.94%) AngularJS
4 50 (39.06%) HTML5
5 47 (36.72%) jQuery
6 44 (34.38%) LESS
7 43 (33.59%) Node.js
8 38 (29.69%) .NET
9 36 (28.13%) CSS3
10 28 (21.88%) ASP.NET Web API
10 28 (21.88%) LAMP
11 27 (21.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 26 (20.31%) ASP.NET
12 26 (20.31%) React
13 19 (14.84%) KnockoutJS
14 18 (14.06%) Laravel
15 17 (13.28%) RESTful
16 14 (10.94%) Symfony
17 13 (10.16%) Ajax
17 13 (10.16%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (21.88%) User Experience
2 5 (3.91%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.13%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.13%) W3C
4 3 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.34%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.56%) Blog
5 2 (1.56%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.56%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.78%) Animation
6 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.78%) Kindle
6 1 (0.78%) PMI
6 1 (0.78%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 34 (26.56%) Linux
2 11 (8.59%) Mac OS X
3 7 (5.47%) Unix
4 3 (2.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (26.56%) MVC
3 30 (23.44%) Web Development
4 28 (21.88%) Front End Development
5 18 (14.06%) OOP
6 14 (10.94%) Responsive Web Design
7 13 (10.16%) Scrum
7 13 (10.16%) SDLC
8 11 (8.59%) Cross-Browser Testing
8 11 (8.59%) Network Management
8 11 (8.59%) OO
9 10 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (7.03%) Analytics
10 9 (7.03%) E-Commerce
10 9 (7.03%) SEO
10 9 (7.03%) Software Engineering
11 8 (6.25%) Mentoring
11 8 (6.25%) Wealth Management
12 7 (5.47%) Wireframes
13 6 (4.69%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 114 (89.06%) JavaScript
2 46 (35.94%) PHP
3 36 (28.13%) C#
4 20 (15.63%) SQL
5 17 (13.28%) Java
6 13 (10.16%) T-SQL
7 12 (9.38%) Python
8 7 (5.47%) Ruby
8 7 (5.47%) TypeScript
9 3 (2.34%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.56%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.78%) Clojure
11 1 (0.78%) ECMAScript
11 1 (0.78%) Erlang
11 1 (0.78%) F#
11 1 (0.78%) Haskell
11 1 (0.78%) Lisp
11 1 (0.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (1.56%) Degree
2 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.69%) WCAG
2 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 13 (10.16%) Docker
2 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (9.38%) Ansible
2 4 (3.13%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (4.69%) Google
2 5 (3.91%) Zend
3 4 (3.13%) SAP
4 3 (2.34%) Adobe
4 3 (2.34%) Panasonic
5 1 (0.78%) Mapbox
5 1 (0.78%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.78%) Sitecore
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + ben/Market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Exeter
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 12 days ago
Poole, Dorset
LV
Salary: Competitive Salary + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bristol DT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago