Period
to 25 May 2019

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

Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
UK
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 238 212 221
Rank change year-on-year -26 +9 +30
Permanent jobs citing Sass 2,091 2,819 2,703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.44% 1.62% 1.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.74% 4.00% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,693 2,422 2,370
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,550 £30,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +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 55,885 70,461 68,564
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.51% 40.52% 40.56%
Number of salaries quoted 45,753 58,936 58,311
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

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 25 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Sass in the UK

Sass
Top 17 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 25 May 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
England -28 1,908 £47,500 - 108
UK excluding London -1 1,342 £42,500 +6.25% 79
London -72 679 £57,500 -4.17% 40
South East -19 445 £45,000 +5.88% 15
North of England -12 329 £40,000 +1.91% 29
North West -13 193 £40,000 -4.76% 18
South West +73 171 £40,000 +14.29% 18
Midlands +14 155 £40,000 - 3
Yorkshire +4 126 £40,000 +14.29% 7
East of England +20 112 £50,000 +11.11% 3
West Midlands +51 102 £42,000 +20.00% 1
Scotland +30 92 £40,000 +11.11% 4
East Midlands -7 53 £38,000 -5.00% 2
Wales +34 30 £35,000 -12.50% 7
North East +7 10 £39,375 +12.50% 4
Northern Ireland -22 7 £43,750 +34.62%
Channel Islands - 1 £42,500 -

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 with a requirement for Sass.

1 1,882 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 1,804 (86.27%) CSS
3 1,656 (79.20%) HTML
4 997 (47.68%) Agile Software Development
5 989 (47.30%) AngularJS
6 914 (43.71%) Front End Development
7 858 (41.03%) HTML5
8 753 (36.01%) React
9 718 (34.34%) Git (software)
10 627 (29.99%) CSS3
11 581 (27.79%) jQuery
12 554 (26.49%) LESS
13 539 (25.78%) Node.js
14 514 (24.58%) PHP
15 495 (23.67%) Web Development
16 486 (23.24%) User Experience
17 481 (23.00%) TDD
18 454 (21.71%) .NET
19 446 (21.33%) C#
20 402 (19.23%) gulp
21 398 (19.03%) ES6
22 379 (18.13%) MVC
23 364 (17.41%) TypeScript
24 358 (17.12%) webpack
25 341 (16.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 331 (15.83%) Scrum
27 317 (15.16%) Vue.js
28 305 (14.59%) Redux
29 298 (14.25%) Grunt
30 286 (13.68%) MySQL

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
1 146 (6.98%) CMS
1 146 (6.98%) WordPress
2 60 (2.87%) Drupal
2 60 (2.87%) Umbraco
3 42 (2.01%) Elasticsearch
4 37 (1.77%) Apache
5 34 (1.63%) nginx
6 33 (1.58%) Confluence
6 33 (1.58%) IIS
7 24 (1.15%) SharePoint
8 17 (0.81%) Tomcat
9 15 (0.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 11 (0.53%) NServiceBus
10 11 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
11 6 (0.29%) MS Exchange
12 5 (0.24%) EPiServer
13 4 (0.19%) Commerce Server
13 4 (0.19%) JBoss
13 4 (0.19%) Kentico
14 3 (0.14%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 115 (5.50%) Photoshop
2 62 (2.97%) Adobe Illustrator
3 60 (2.87%) Sketch
4 41 (1.96%) Adobe XD
5 30 (1.43%) InVision
6 23 (1.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 15 (0.72%) Zeplin
8 12 (0.57%) Fireworks
8 12 (0.57%) InDesign
9 9 (0.43%) Marvel
10 7 (0.33%) Microsoft Office
11 3 (0.14%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.048%) Chatbot
12 1 (0.048%) Figma
12 1 (0.048%) GIMP
12 1 (0.048%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.048%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 64 (3.06%) Magento
2 14 (0.67%) Shopify
3 2 (0.096%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.048%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.048%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.048%) nopCommerce
4 1 (0.048%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 185 (8.85%) Amazon AWS
2 156 (7.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 154 (7.36%) npm
4 128 (6.12%) SaaS
5 61 (2.92%) GitHub
6 34 (1.63%) Serverless
7 33 (1.58%) Google Analytics
8 27 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
9 26 (1.24%) Amazon S3
10 20 (0.96%) Route 53
11 19 (0.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 19 (0.91%) AWS Lambda
11 19 (0.91%) CloudFront
12 17 (0.81%) Yarn
13 16 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
14 14 (0.67%) MailChimp
14 14 (0.67%) PaaS
15 13 (0.62%) Heroku
15 13 (0.62%) Office 365
16 12 (0.57%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 25 (1.20%) SSH
2 18 (0.86%) HTTP
3 17 (0.81%) FTP
4 16 (0.77%) Internet
5 14 (0.67%) MQTT
6 6 (0.29%) DNS
6 6 (0.29%) GoToMeeting
6 6 (0.29%) Intranet
6 6 (0.29%) Skype
7 3 (0.14%) SSL
8 2 (0.096%) Bluetooth
8 2 (0.096%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.096%) Firewall
8 2 (0.096%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.048%) AMQP
9 1 (0.048%) Network Security
9 1 (0.048%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 286 (13.68%) MySQL
2 197 (9.42%) SQL Server
3 108 (5.16%) NoSQL
4 89 (4.26%) MongoDB
5 76 (3.63%) Relational Database
6 56 (2.68%) Redis
7 43 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
8 26 (1.24%) SQLite
9 23 (1.10%) Big Data
10 20 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 12 (0.57%) RethinkDB
12 10 (0.48%) Blockchain
13 8 (0.38%) GIS
14 6 (0.29%) Geospatial Data
14 6 (0.29%) RDBMS
14 6 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 5 (0.24%) MariaDB
16 4 (0.19%) SQL Server 2008
16 4 (0.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 3 (0.14%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 718 (34.34%) Git (software)
2 402 (19.23%) gulp
3 358 (17.12%) webpack
4 298 (14.25%) Grunt
5 177 (8.46%) Jasmine
6 120 (5.74%) JIRA
7 100 (4.78%) Jenkins
8 93 (4.45%) Visual Studio
9 76 (3.63%) PostCSS
10 71 (3.40%) Karma Test Runner
10 71 (3.40%) Mocha
11 67 (3.20%) Babel
12 56 (2.68%) Subversion
13 47 (2.25%) Selenium
14 42 (2.01%) TeamCity
15 38 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
16 34 (1.63%) Cucumber
16 34 (1.63%) Visual Studio Team System
17 30 (1.43%) Visual Studio Code
18 29 (1.39%) Bower
General
1 183 (8.75%) Finance
2 177 (8.46%) Retail
3 164 (7.84%) Marketing
4 64 (3.06%) Banking
5 56 (2.68%) Games
6 41 (1.96%) Manufacturing
7 33 (1.58%) Publishing
8 32 (1.53%) Advertising
9 17 (0.81%) Telecoms
10 14 (0.67%) Automotive
11 13 (0.62%) Retail Banking
12 10 (0.48%) Investment Banking
13 8 (0.38%) Legal
13 8 (0.38%) Multimedia
14 7 (0.33%) Back Office
15 6 (0.29%) Electronics
16 5 (0.24%) Law
17 3 (0.14%) Billing
17 3 (0.14%) Financial Institution
17 3 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,828 (87.42%) Developer
2 815 (38.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 353 (16.88%) Senior Developer
4 320 (15.30%) JavaScript Developer
5 237 (11.33%) Web Developer
6 233 (11.14%) React Developer
7 228 (10.90%) Full Stack Developer
8 183 (8.75%) PHP Developer
9 176 (8.42%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 146 (6.98%) Software Developer
11 109 (5.21%) HTML Developer
12 102 (4.88%) .NET Developer
12 102 (4.88%) Angular Developer
13 98 (4.69%) C# Developer
13 98 (4.69%) Junior
13 98 (4.69%) Junior Developer
14 83 (3.97%) HTML CSS Developer
14 83 (3.97%) Software Engineer
15 78 (3.73%) UI Developer
16 70 (3.35%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,804 (86.27%) CSS
2 1,656 (79.20%) HTML
3 989 (47.30%) AngularJS
4 858 (41.03%) HTML5
5 753 (36.01%) React
6 627 (29.99%) CSS3
7 581 (27.79%) jQuery
8 554 (26.49%) LESS
9 539 (25.78%) Node.js
10 454 (21.71%) .NET
11 341 (16.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 317 (15.16%) Vue.js
13 305 (14.59%) Redux
14 269 (12.86%) ASP.NET
15 253 (12.10%) RESTful
16 240 (11.48%) Laravel
17 215 (10.28%) Web Services
18 164 (7.84%) REST
19 154 (7.36%) .NET Framework
20 146 (6.98%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 486 (23.24%) User Experience
2 149 (7.13%) Greenfield Project
3 115 (5.50%) Mobile App
4 105 (5.02%) Fintech
5 66 (3.16%) Self-Motivation
6 32 (1.53%) Analytical Skills
7 27 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
8 23 (1.10%) Algorithms
8 23 (1.10%) Social Media
9 18 (0.86%) Animation
9 18 (0.86%) W3C
10 17 (0.81%) Data Structures
10 17 (0.81%) Graphic Design
11 15 (0.72%) Blog
11 15 (0.72%) Social Network
12 14 (0.67%) e-Learning
13 13 (0.62%) Digital Media
14 12 (0.57%) CCTV
15 10 (0.48%) Augmented Reality
15 10 (0.48%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 137 (6.55%) Linux
2 50 (2.39%) Windows
3 44 (2.10%) Apple iOS
4 41 (1.96%) Android
5 13 (0.62%) Unix
5 13 (0.62%) Windows 10
6 5 (0.24%) Mac OS
6 5 (0.24%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.14%) Debian
8 2 (0.096%) CentOS
8 2 (0.096%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.048%) Kali Linux
9 1 (0.048%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.048%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 997 (47.68%) Agile Software Development
2 914 (43.71%) Front End Development
3 495 (23.67%) Web Development
4 481 (23.00%) TDD
5 379 (18.13%) MVC
6 331 (15.83%) Scrum
7 266 (12.72%) Software Engineering
8 252 (12.05%) OO
9 224 (10.71%) BDD
9 224 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
10 207 (9.90%) Continuous Integration
11 206 (9.85%) Mentoring
12 183 (8.75%) DevOps
13 164 (7.84%) Unit Testing
14 161 (7.70%) Problem-Solving
15 160 (7.65%) E-Commerce
16 152 (7.27%) Test Automation
17 130 (6.22%) Open Source
18 124 (5.93%) OOP
19 117 (5.60%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1,882 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 514 (24.58%) PHP
3 446 (21.33%) C#
4 398 (19.03%) ES6
5 364 (17.41%) TypeScript
6 276 (13.20%) Java
7 272 (13.01%) SQL
8 117 (5.60%) Python
9 65 (3.11%) Ruby
10 51 (2.44%) ES7
11 44 (2.10%) T-SQL
12 30 (1.43%) C++
12 30 (1.43%) ES8
13 24 (1.15%) Perl
14 22 (1.05%) PHP 7
15 19 (0.91%) Kotlin
16 17 (0.81%) C
16 17 (0.81%) Java 8
16 17 (0.81%) VB.NET
17 16 (0.77%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 145 (6.93%) Degree
2 58 (2.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (0.57%) Security Cleared
4 9 (0.43%) DBS Check
5 8 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (0.29%) ISEB
6 6 (0.29%) ISTQB
6 6 (0.29%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.14%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.096%) CHECK Team Member
9 1 (0.048%) CEH
9 1 (0.048%) CISA
9 1 (0.048%) CISM
9 1 (0.048%) CISSP
9 1 (0.048%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.048%) GCIH
9 1 (0.048%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 180 (8.61%) QA
2 30 (1.43%) WAI
3 11 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.24%) GDPR
5 3 (0.14%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.14%) SLA
5 3 (0.14%) WCAG
6 2 (0.096%) PMO
7 1 (0.048%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 170 (8.13%) Docker
2 26 (1.24%) Varnish
3 15 (0.72%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 34 (1.63%) Kubernetes
2 9 (0.43%) Ansible
3 8 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.33%) Terraform
5 4 (0.19%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.096%) cPanel
6 2 (0.096%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.048%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.048%) Nessus
7 1 (0.048%) Nmap
7 1 (0.048%) Puppet
Vendors
1 107 (5.12%) Microsoft
2 88 (4.21%) Adobe
3 70 (3.35%) Google
4 39 (1.87%) Zend
5 24 (1.15%) Oracle
6 22 (1.05%) Sitecore
7 21 (1.00%) Atlassian
8 15 (0.72%) Xamarin
9 12 (0.57%) Cypress Semiconductor
10 11 (0.53%) Twitter
11 10 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
11 10 (0.48%) Sencha
11 10 (0.48%) WooCommerce
12 9 (0.43%) Avid
12 9 (0.43%) Fujitsu
13 5 (0.24%) BT
13 5 (0.24%) SAP
14 4 (0.19%) Software AG
14 4 (0.19%) VMware
14 4 (0.19%) webMethods