Period
to 10 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 10 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 186 212 209
Rank change year-on-year +26 -3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Sass 751 1,382 1,625
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 1.76% 1.64% 1.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.52% 4.40% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 672 1,182 1,487
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,775 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,400 £58,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% - +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 the UK excluding London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 16,620 31,440 41,241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 38.91% 37.40% 40.86%
Number of salaries quoted 13,709 25,704 34,898
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £65,000
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 the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Sass as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Sass in the UK excluding London

Sass
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Sass in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Sass in the UK excluding London

Sass
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Sass in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Sass in the UK excluding London

Sass
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 10 July 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
South East -2 208 £50,000 +9.29% 24
North of England +59 201 £45,000 +12.50% 34
South West +31 103 £40,000 -5.88% 16
Midlands +53 99 £47,500 +12.43% 25
North West +29 97 £50,000 +25.00% 16
Yorkshire +91 89 £37,500 -11.76% 11
East of England +62 76 £50,000 - 10
West Midlands +28 61 £48,750 +14.71% 19
Scotland +51 39 £40,000 - 3
East Midlands +56 38 £42,500 +11.84% 6
Wales +11 16 £50,000 +42.86%
North East +28 15 £51,500 +24.85% 7
Northern Ireland +34 9 £47,500 - 2
Sass
UK

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Sass.

1 623 (82.96%) JavaScript
2 605 (80.56%) CSS
3 566 (75.37%) HTML
4 380 (50.60%) Agile Software Development
5 345 (45.94%) AngularJS
6 305 (40.61%) Git (software)
7 291 (38.75%) React
8 286 (38.08%) Front End Development
9 267 (35.55%) HTML5
10 235 (31.29%) Vue.js
11 205 (27.30%) Node.js
12 197 (26.23%) jQuery
13 192 (25.57%) PHP
14 189 (25.17%) User Experience
15 181 (24.10%) TypeScript
16 178 (23.70%) LESS
17 163 (21.70%) webpack
18 156 (20.77%) C#
18 156 (20.77%) Web Development
19 148 (19.71%) CSS3
20 147 (19.57%) .NET
21 139 (18.51%) MVC
22 138 (18.38%) ES6
23 126 (16.78%) TDD
24 125 (16.64%) SQL
24 125 (16.64%) gulp
25 120 (15.98%) npm
26 116 (15.45%) REST
27 111 (14.78%) Unit Testing
28 110 (14.65%) Scrum

Sass
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 69 (9.19%) WordPress
2 64 (8.52%) CMS
3 21 (2.80%) Apache
4 20 (2.66%) Elasticsearch
5 19 (2.53%) SharePoint
6 14 (1.86%) Umbraco
7 12 (1.60%) Confluence
8 11 (1.46%) nginx
9 9 (1.20%) IIS
10 8 (1.07%) Sitecore CMS
11 7 (0.93%) Drupal
11 7 (0.93%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.40%) Headless CMS
13 2 (0.27%) Joomla!
14 1 (0.13%) EPiServer
14 1 (0.13%) JBoss
14 1 (0.13%) Liferay
14 1 (0.13%) WildFly
Applications
1 32 (4.26%) Photoshop
2 23 (3.06%) Sketch
3 14 (1.86%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (1.86%) InVision
4 12 (1.60%) Microsoft Excel
4 12 (1.60%) Zeplin
5 8 (1.07%) Adobe XD
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.13%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.13%) Figma
Business Applications
1 37 (4.93%) Magento
2 8 (1.07%) Shopify
3 4 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 120 (15.98%) npm
2 109 (14.51%) Azure
3 79 (10.52%) AWS
4 43 (5.73%) SaaS
5 28 (3.73%) Yarn
6 21 (2.80%) GitHub
7 18 (2.40%) Office 365
7 18 (2.40%) Serverless
8 14 (1.86%) GCP
9 7 (0.93%) Amazon SQS
9 7 (0.93%) DigitalOcean
10 6 (0.80%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (0.67%) Google Docs
12 4 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (0.53%) PaaS
13 3 (0.40%) Azure Functions
14 2 (0.27%) Loggly
15 1 (0.13%) IBM Cloud
15 1 (0.13%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.73%) Skype
2 8 (1.07%) Internet
3 6 (0.80%) Broadband
4 5 (0.67%) SSH
5 4 (0.53%) HTTP
6 2 (0.27%) AMQP
6 2 (0.27%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.27%) VoIP
7 1 (0.13%) ATM
7 1 (0.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (13.58%) SQL Server
2 101 (13.45%) MySQL
3 23 (3.06%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (2.93%) Redis
5 21 (2.80%) MongoDB
6 14 (1.86%) NoSQL
7 13 (1.73%) Azure SQL Database
8 12 (1.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 11 (1.46%) Relational Database
10 7 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (0.67%) Cosmos DB
11 5 (0.67%) SQL Server 2016
12 4 (0.53%) InterSystems Cache
13 3 (0.40%) Couchbase
13 3 (0.40%) SQL Server 2014
14 2 (0.27%) Big Data
14 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
14 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
15 1 (0.13%) DB2
15 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 305 (40.61%) Git (software)
2 163 (21.70%) webpack
3 125 (16.64%) gulp
4 92 (12.25%) Grunt
5 56 (7.46%) JIRA
6 47 (6.26%) Visual Studio
7 43 (5.73%) Jasmine
8 34 (4.53%) Selenium
9 30 (3.99%) Karma Test Runner
10 26 (3.46%) Jenkins
10 26 (3.46%) Mocha
11 24 (3.20%) Babel
11 24 (3.20%) Subversion
12 22 (2.93%) Team Foundation Server
13 18 (2.40%) git-flow
14 13 (1.73%) PostCSS
15 11 (1.46%) Protractor
15 11 (1.46%) TeamCity
16 10 (1.33%) Moq
16 10 (1.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 81 (10.79%) Finance
2 53 (7.06%) Marketing
3 46 (6.13%) Retail
4 34 (4.53%) Games
5 26 (3.46%) Manufacturing
6 11 (1.46%) Publishing
7 10 (1.33%) Legal
7 10 (1.33%) Public Sector
8 8 (1.07%) Automotive
8 8 (1.07%) Banking
9 7 (0.93%) Law
10 3 (0.40%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.27%) Advertising
11 2 (0.27%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.27%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.13%) Police
Job Titles
1 645 (85.89%) Developer
2 249 (33.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 133 (17.71%) Senior Developer
4 76 (10.12%) Web Developer
5 74 (9.85%) PHP Developer
6 70 (9.32%) Software Developer
7 67 (8.92%) JavaScript Developer
8 65 (8.66%) Full Stack Developer
9 54 (7.19%) React Developer
10 53 (7.06%) Software Engineer
11 51 (6.79%) .NET Developer
12 48 (6.39%) Angular Developer
13 42 (5.59%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 38 (5.06%) Senior Software Developer
15 31 (4.13%) HTML Developer
15 31 (4.13%) Lead Developer
15 31 (4.13%) UI Developer
16 30 (3.99%) HTML CSS Developer
17 25 (3.33%) C# Developer
18 23 (3.06%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 605 (80.56%) CSS
2 566 (75.37%) HTML
3 345 (45.94%) AngularJS
4 291 (38.75%) React
5 267 (35.55%) HTML5
6 235 (31.29%) Vue.js
7 205 (27.30%) Node.js
8 197 (26.23%) jQuery
9 178 (23.70%) LESS
10 148 (19.71%) CSS3
11 147 (19.57%) .NET
12 116 (15.45%) REST
13 100 (13.32%) Web Services
14 97 (12.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 87 (11.58%) ASP.NET
15 87 (11.58%) RESTful
16 85 (11.32%) Laravel
17 81 (10.79%) .NET Framework
18 77 (10.25%) ASP.NET Web API
19 60 (7.99%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 189 (25.17%) User Experience
2 63 (8.39%) Greenfield Project
3 46 (6.13%) Mobile App
4 32 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (1.86%) Linux Command Line
6 12 (1.60%) Client/Server
6 12 (1.60%) Self-Motivation
7 11 (1.46%) N-Tier
7 11 (1.46%) W3C
8 9 (1.20%) Data Structures
8 9 (1.20%) Virtual Team
9 6 (0.80%) Animation
9 6 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.67%) SWIFT
10 5 (0.67%) Taxonomies
10 5 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (0.53%) Cloud Native
12 3 (0.40%) Graphic Design
12 3 (0.40%) Social Media
12 3 (0.40%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 59 (7.86%) Linux
2 16 (2.13%) Android
2 16 (2.13%) Apple iOS
3 8 (1.07%) Windows
4 5 (0.67%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.27%) CentOS
5 2 (0.27%) Debian
6 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 380 (50.60%) Agile Software Development
2 286 (38.08%) Front End Development
3 156 (20.77%) Web Development
4 139 (18.51%) MVC
5 126 (16.78%) TDD
6 111 (14.78%) Unit Testing
7 110 (14.65%) Scrum
8 105 (13.98%) DevOps
9 90 (11.98%) Software Engineering
10 87 (11.58%) Continuous Integration
11 85 (11.32%) Problem-Solving
12 81 (10.79%) OO
13 78 (10.39%) E-Commerce
14 74 (9.85%) Test Automation
15 72 (9.59%) BDD
16 55 (7.32%) Fintech
17 49 (6.52%) Responsive Web Design
18 44 (5.86%) Mentoring
19 40 (5.33%) Microservices
20 37 (4.93%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 623 (82.96%) JavaScript
2 192 (25.57%) PHP
3 181 (24.10%) TypeScript
4 156 (20.77%) C#
5 138 (18.38%) ES6
6 125 (16.64%) SQL
7 44 (5.86%) Java
8 36 (4.79%) T-SQL
9 33 (4.39%) Python
10 20 (2.66%) Ruby
11 17 (2.26%) C
12 16 (2.13%) PHP 7
13 10 (1.33%) PowerShell
14 6 (0.80%) Go
14 6 (0.80%) PHP 5
15 4 (0.53%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.53%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.40%) ES8
16 3 (0.40%) Java 8
17 2 (0.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 53 (7.06%) Degree
2 22 (2.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (0.80%) Security Cleared
4 5 (0.67%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.53%) Postgraduate
6 3 (0.40%) MBCS
7 1 (0.13%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (6.26%) QA
2 8 (1.07%) WCAG
3 5 (0.67%) ISO 15022
3 5 (0.67%) ISO 20022
4 3 (0.40%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.13%) WAI
System Software
1 61 (8.12%) Docker
2 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (2.26%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.27%) cPanel
2 2 (0.27%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (0.27%) Plesk
2 2 (0.27%) Terraform
3 1 (0.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 69 (9.19%) Microsoft
2 22 (2.93%) Google
3 18 (2.40%) Zend
4 13 (1.73%) Adobe
5 10 (1.33%) Atlassian
6 8 (1.07%) Sitecore
7 6 (0.80%) Autodesk
7 6 (0.80%) WooCommerce
8 5 (0.67%) Netlify
9 4 (0.53%) hybris
9 4 (0.53%) Rollbar
10 3 (0.40%) Ariba
10 3 (0.40%) IBM
10 3 (0.40%) Optimizely
10 3 (0.40%) Telerik
11 2 (0.27%) New Relic
11 2 (0.27%) Oracle
11 2 (0.27%) Remedy
12 1 (0.13%) DocuSign
12 1 (0.13%) Sencha