Period
to 21 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 21 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 205 236 216
Rank change year-on-year +31 -20 +20
Permanent jobs citing Sass 2,052 2,203 2,908
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.66% 1.46% 1.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.27% 3.67% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1,720 1,778 2,482
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,000 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +6.67%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 48,111 60,016 71,463
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.89% 39.67% 40.53%
Number of salaries quoted 39,551 49,200 60,364
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Sass in the UK

Sass
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Sass in the UK

Sass
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sass over the 6 months to 21 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Sass in the UK

Sass
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the UK over the 6 months to 21 February 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
England +38 1,871 £50,000 +11.11% 476
UK excluding London +26 1,257 £44,000 +10.00% 354
London +48 755 £62,500 +8.70% 159
South East +15 371 £45,000 - 61
North of England +37 293 £40,000 - 126
South West +4 171 £40,000 +6.67% 57
Midlands +43 167 £42,500 +13.33% 45
North West +23 128 £43,750 +9.38% 72
Yorkshire +38 120 £38,500 -3.75% 46
East of England +48 104 £55,000 +22.22% 28
Scotland +29 98 £40,000 +6.67% 26
West Midlands +39 94 £41,500 +3.75% 28
East Midlands +35 73 £42,500 +13.33% 17
North East +33 45 £35,000 -3.45% 8
Wales -11 42 £50,000 +42.86% 9
Northern Ireland +15 12 £52,500 - 3

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 with a requirement for Sass.

1 1,769 (86.21%) CSS
2 1,754 (85.48%) JavaScript
3 1,652 (80.51%) HTML
4 1,010 (49.22%) Front End Development
5 953 (46.44%) Agile Software Development
6 892 (43.47%) AngularJS
7 829 (40.40%) React
8 815 (39.72%) HTML5
9 796 (38.79%) Git (software)
10 576 (28.07%) CSS3
11 527 (25.68%) jQuery
12 499 (24.32%) LESS
13 497 (24.22%) User Experience
14 495 (24.12%) Node.js
15 471 (22.95%) PHP
16 449 (21.88%) ES6
17 431 (21.00%) Web Development
18 428 (20.86%) Vue.js
19 422 (20.57%) webpack
20 410 (19.98%) TypeScript
21 381 (18.57%) .NET
22 361 (17.59%) TDD
23 358 (17.45%) C#
24 346 (16.86%) gulp
25 341 (16.62%) MVC
26 318 (15.50%) npm
27 313 (15.25%) DevOps
28 300 (14.62%) OO
29 289 (14.08%) AWS
30 286 (13.94%) REST

Sass
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 157 (7.65%) CMS
2 123 (5.99%) WordPress
3 56 (2.73%) Drupal
4 55 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
5 52 (2.53%) Apache
6 49 (2.39%) Confluence
7 36 (1.75%) SharePoint
8 34 (1.66%) nginx
9 27 (1.32%) Umbraco
10 19 (0.93%) EPiServer
11 18 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
12 15 (0.73%) IIS
13 11 (0.54%) WebSphere
14 9 (0.44%) ColdFusion
15 6 (0.29%) Kentico
16 5 (0.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 5 (0.24%) Headless CMS
17 4 (0.19%) OpenStack
17 4 (0.19%) Sitefinity
18 3 (0.15%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 101 (4.92%) Photoshop
2 55 (2.68%) Adobe Illustrator
3 54 (2.63%) Sketch
4 44 (2.14%) Adobe XD
5 42 (2.05%) InVision
6 31 (1.51%) Zeplin
7 29 (1.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 12 (0.58%) Fireworks
9 9 (0.44%) InDesign
9 9 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
10 8 (0.39%) Figma
11 6 (0.29%) Marvel
12 2 (0.097%) Acrobat
12 2 (0.097%) Microsoft Project
13 1 (0.049%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 78 (3.80%) Magento
2 25 (1.22%) Shopify
3 9 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.049%) R3 Corda
5 1 (0.049%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 318 (15.50%) npm
2 289 (14.08%) AWS
3 243 (11.84%) Azure
4 112 (5.46%) SaaS
5 80 (3.90%) GitHub
6 43 (2.10%) Serverless
7 42 (2.05%) GCP
8 40 (1.95%) Yarn
9 36 (1.75%) Amazon SQS
10 33 (1.61%) Amazon S3
11 25 (1.22%) AWS Lambda
12 23 (1.12%) Amazon ECS
13 21 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
13 21 (1.02%) CloudFront
13 21 (1.02%) Office 365
14 20 (0.97%) Amazon EKS
15 19 (0.93%) AWS CodePipeline
16 17 (0.83%) Google Analytics
17 15 (0.73%) Heroku
18 13 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 14 (0.68%) HTTP
1 14 (0.68%) Internet
1 14 (0.68%) SSH
2 11 (0.54%) AMQP
3 4 (0.19%) Firewall
3 4 (0.19%) Intranet
4 3 (0.15%) Broadband
4 3 (0.15%) DNS
5 1 (0.049%) FTP
5 1 (0.049%) SSL
5 1 (0.049%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (10.87%) MySQL
2 170 (8.28%) SQL Server
3 75 (3.65%) NoSQL
4 59 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
5 52 (2.53%) Relational Database
6 51 (2.49%) MongoDB
7 32 (1.56%) Redis
8 28 (1.36%) Big Data
9 26 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
10 21 (1.02%) Azure SQL Database
11 19 (0.93%) MariaDB
12 12 (0.58%) InterSystems Cache
13 10 (0.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 10 (0.49%) GIS
14 9 (0.44%) Geospatial Data
15 8 (0.39%) Cosmos DB
15 8 (0.39%) SQL Server 2016
16 6 (0.29%) Neo4j
17 5 (0.24%) Blockchain
18 3 (0.15%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 796 (38.79%) Git (software)
2 422 (20.57%) webpack
3 346 (16.86%) gulp
4 270 (13.16%) Grunt
5 144 (7.02%) Jasmine
6 120 (5.85%) Jenkins
7 114 (5.56%) JIRA
8 83 (4.04%) Visual Studio
9 71 (3.46%) Karma Test Runner
10 56 (2.73%) Babel
11 54 (2.63%) Selenium
12 51 (2.49%) Subversion
12 51 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
13 49 (2.39%) Protractor
14 48 (2.34%) Mocha
15 43 (2.10%) Bitbucket
16 42 (2.05%) PostCSS
17 34 (1.66%) Bower
18 31 (1.51%) ESLint
18 31 (1.51%) Maven
General
1 248 (12.09%) Finance
2 157 (7.65%) Marketing
3 113 (5.51%) Retail
4 36 (1.75%) Games
4 36 (1.75%) Manufacturing
5 33 (1.61%) Multimedia
6 31 (1.51%) Legal
7 28 (1.36%) Automotive
8 25 (1.22%) Banking
9 23 (1.12%) Advertising
10 15 (0.73%) Law
11 12 (0.58%) Public Sector
12 9 (0.44%) Publishing
13 7 (0.34%) Electronics
13 7 (0.34%) Police
14 6 (0.29%) Aerospace
15 5 (0.24%) Telecoms
16 4 (0.19%) Retail Banking
17 3 (0.15%) Back Office
17 3 (0.15%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1,807 (88.06%) Developer
2 855 (41.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 424 (20.66%) Senior Developer
4 238 (11.60%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 235 (11.45%) React Developer
6 215 (10.48%) JavaScript Developer
7 200 (9.75%) Full Stack Developer
8 194 (9.45%) Web Developer
9 191 (9.31%) PHP Developer
10 161 (7.85%) Angular Developer
11 122 (5.95%) .NET Developer
12 105 (5.12%) UI Developer
13 95 (4.63%) Software Developer
14 92 (4.48%) Lead Developer
15 85 (4.14%) HTML Developer
16 74 (3.61%) C# Developer
17 73 (3.56%) Software Engineer
18 71 (3.46%) HTML CSS Developer
19 57 (2.78%) C# .NET Developer
20 53 (2.58%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,769 (86.21%) CSS
2 1,652 (80.51%) HTML
3 892 (43.47%) AngularJS
4 829 (40.40%) React
5 815 (39.72%) HTML5
6 576 (28.07%) CSS3
7 527 (25.68%) jQuery
8 499 (24.32%) LESS
9 495 (24.12%) Node.js
10 428 (20.86%) Vue.js
11 381 (18.57%) .NET
12 286 (13.94%) REST
13 280 (13.65%) Redux
14 259 (12.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 242 (11.79%) RESTful
16 229 (11.16%) Web Services
17 168 (8.19%) Laravel
18 151 (7.36%) ASP.NET
19 141 (6.87%) Jest
20 138 (6.73%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 497 (24.22%) User Experience
2 162 (7.89%) Mobile App
3 133 (6.48%) Greenfield Project
4 68 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
5 54 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
6 38 (1.85%) Algorithms
7 34 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
7 34 (1.66%) Linux Command Line
8 26 (1.27%) W3C
9 25 (1.22%) Cloud Native
10 23 (1.12%) Data Structures
11 19 (0.93%) Animation
11 19 (0.93%) Public Cloud
12 16 (0.78%) Client/Server
13 13 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 13 (0.63%) N-Tier
14 10 (0.49%) Management Information System
15 8 (0.39%) Online Games
15 8 (0.39%) Social Media
16 7 (0.34%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 169 (8.24%) Linux
2 73 (3.56%) Android
3 72 (3.51%) Apple iOS
4 24 (1.17%) Mac OS X
5 22 (1.07%) Windows
6 21 (1.02%) Ubuntu
7 13 (0.63%) Unix
8 12 (0.58%) CentOS
9 2 (0.097%) Debian
10 1 (0.049%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.049%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,010 (49.22%) Front End Development
2 953 (46.44%) Agile Software Development
3 431 (21.00%) Web Development
4 361 (17.59%) TDD
5 341 (16.62%) MVC
6 313 (15.25%) DevOps
7 300 (14.62%) OO
8 242 (11.79%) Scrum
9 236 (11.50%) Unit Testing
10 223 (10.87%) E-Commerce
11 210 (10.23%) BDD
12 203 (9.89%) Software Engineering
13 193 (9.41%) Continuous Integration
14 192 (9.36%) Test Automation
15 188 (9.16%) Responsive Web Design
16 179 (8.72%) Fintech
17 173 (8.43%) Problem-Solving
18 149 (7.26%) Mentoring
19 132 (6.43%) Open Source
20 115 (5.60%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1,754 (85.48%) JavaScript
2 471 (22.95%) PHP
3 449 (21.88%) ES6
4 410 (19.98%) TypeScript
5 358 (17.45%) C#
6 240 (11.70%) SQL
7 170 (8.28%) Java
8 136 (6.63%) Python
9 71 (3.46%) Ruby
10 44 (2.14%) T-SQL
11 41 (2.00%) ES7
12 34 (1.66%) Java 8
13 24 (1.17%) PHP 7
14 22 (1.07%) AspectJ
15 16 (0.78%) Apple Swift
15 16 (0.78%) Bash Shell
16 13 (0.63%) PHP 5
17 8 (0.39%) VB.NET
18 7 (0.34%) ES8
18 7 (0.34%) Go
Qualifications
1 142 (6.92%) Degree
2 38 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (0.73%) Security Cleared
4 14 (0.68%) Postgraduate
5 10 (0.49%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.049%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.049%) MBCS
6 1 (0.049%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (3.36%) QA
2 31 (1.51%) WCAG
3 14 (0.68%) WAI
4 11 (0.54%) GDPR
5 7 (0.34%) ISO 15022
5 7 (0.34%) ISO 20022
6 6 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.097%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.097%) PA-DSS
7 2 (0.097%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 197 (9.60%) Docker
2 5 (0.24%) Varnish
3 2 (0.097%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.049%) vCloud
4 1 (0.049%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 62 (3.02%) Kubernetes
2 32 (1.56%) Terraform
3 24 (1.17%) Mesos
4 12 (0.58%) cPanel
4 12 (0.58%) Plesk
5 8 (0.39%) Matomo
6 5 (0.24%) Ansible
7 3 (0.15%) Marathon
8 2 (0.097%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.097%) Puppet
9 1 (0.049%) Grafana
9 1 (0.049%) Graphite
9 1 (0.049%) Kibana
Vendors
1 149 (7.26%) Microsoft
2 94 (4.58%) Adobe
3 70 (3.41%) Google
4 62 (3.02%) Zend
5 38 (1.85%) Oracle
6 24 (1.17%) Xamarin
7 21 (1.02%) Sitecore
8 8 (0.39%) Hotjar
8 8 (0.39%) Rollbar
9 7 (0.34%) Apple
9 7 (0.34%) Atlassian
9 7 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (0.34%) WooCommerce
10 6 (0.29%) Facebook
10 6 (0.29%) Netlify
11 5 (0.24%) Capita
11 5 (0.24%) Demandware
11 5 (0.24%) hybris
11 5 (0.24%) Spotify
12 4 (0.19%) SAP