Period
to 3 August 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 3 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
UK
6 months to
3 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 199 232 217
Rank change year-on-year +33 -15 +10
Permanent jobs citing Sass 1,159 2,112 2,851
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.72% 1.47% 1.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.22% 3.89% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1,048 1,855 2,547
Median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,225 £73,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%

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 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 27,481 54,309 69,651
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.87% 37.68% 40.25%
Number of salaries quoted 22,706 44,800 57,884
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +5.88%

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Sass in the UK

Sass
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Sass.

Salary trend for Sass in the UK

Sass
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Sass over the 6 months to 3 August 2020.

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 3 August 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 +30 1,085 £55,000 +12.24% 139
UK excluding London +27 654 £45,000 +5.88% 104
London +81 474 £66,250 +15.22% 36
South East +4 174 £50,000 +9.29% 13
North of England +52 170 £45,000 +12.50% 42
Midlands +53 96 £45,000 +5.88% 20
South West +36 94 £40,000 -5.88% 17
Work from Home +28 92 £55,000 +15.79% 19
North West +30 84 £50,000 +25.00% 22
Yorkshire +97 76 £38,250 -4.38% 16
East of England +64 71 £46,250 -7.50% 10
West Midlands +44 67 £47,500 +5.56% 15
East Midlands +63 29 £42,500 +11.84% 5
Scotland +46 27 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Wales +15 13 £50,000 +33.33%
North East +32 10 £43,250 +4.85% 4
Northern Ireland +28 9 £46,750 -1.58%

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 942 (81.28%) JavaScript
2 927 (79.98%) CSS
3 853 (73.60%) HTML
4 606 (52.29%) Agile Software Development
5 527 (45.47%) AngularJS
6 477 (41.16%) React
7 461 (39.78%) Front End Development
8 443 (38.22%) Git (software)
9 442 (38.14%) HTML5
10 338 (29.16%) Node.js
11 321 (27.70%) LESS
12 308 (26.57%) CSS3
13 300 (25.88%) User Experience
14 296 (25.54%) Vue.js
15 279 (24.07%) webpack
16 278 (23.99%) PHP
17 267 (23.04%) TypeScript
18 245 (21.14%) jQuery
19 237 (20.45%) TDD
20 230 (19.84%) ES6
21 223 (19.24%) Web Development
22 194 (16.74%) .NET
23 192 (16.57%) C#
24 185 (15.96%) REST
25 176 (15.19%) Redux
26 172 (14.84%) DevOps
26 172 (14.84%) Scrum
27 169 (14.58%) Finance
27 169 (14.58%) Azure
28 161 (13.89%) MVC

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 96 (8.28%) CMS
2 80 (6.90%) WordPress
3 49 (4.23%) Elasticsearch
4 22 (1.90%) Apache
4 22 (1.90%) Confluence
5 20 (1.73%) nginx
6 18 (1.55%) SharePoint
7 13 (1.12%) Drupal
7 13 (1.12%) Umbraco
8 8 (0.69%) IIS
9 5 (0.43%) EPiServer
9 5 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (0.43%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 3 (0.26%) Headless CMS
12 1 (0.086%) ExpressionEngine
12 1 (0.086%) Liferay
12 1 (0.086%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.086%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.086%) WildFly
Applications
1 42 (3.62%) Photoshop
2 41 (3.54%) Sketch
3 27 (2.33%) Zeplin
4 19 (1.64%) Chatbot
4 19 (1.64%) InVision
5 13 (1.12%) Figma
6 11 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
6 11 (0.95%) Adobe XD
7 8 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
8 1 (0.086%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.086%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 38 (3.28%) Magento
2 8 (0.69%) Shopify
3 4 (0.35%) Distributed Ledger
3 4 (0.35%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.086%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 169 (14.58%) Azure
2 153 (13.20%) AWS
3 148 (12.77%) npm
4 73 (6.30%) SaaS
5 60 (5.18%) GitHub
6 40 (3.45%) Serverless
7 33 (2.85%) GCP
8 32 (2.76%) Yarn
9 18 (1.55%) Office 365
10 16 (1.38%) Amazon SQS
10 16 (1.38%) AWS Lambda
11 15 (1.29%) Amazon S3
12 12 (1.04%) AWS CloudFormation
12 12 (1.04%) Google Analytics
13 8 (0.69%) PaaS
14 6 (0.52%) Amazon ECS
14 6 (0.52%) Amazon EKS
15 5 (0.43%) Amazon Alexa
15 5 (0.43%) AWS CodePipeline
15 5 (0.43%) Google Docs
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.21%) Internet
1 14 (1.21%) Skype
2 6 (0.52%) HTTP
3 5 (0.43%) Broadband
3 5 (0.43%) Firewall
4 3 (0.26%) SSH
5 2 (0.17%) DMZ
5 2 (0.17%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.17%) VoIP
6 1 (0.086%) ATM
6 1 (0.086%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (11.73%) MySQL
2 127 (10.96%) SQL Server
3 65 (5.61%) NoSQL
4 49 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
5 40 (3.45%) MongoDB
6 38 (3.28%) Relational Database
7 35 (3.02%) Redis
8 18 (1.55%) MariaDB
9 14 (1.21%) Azure SQL Database
10 13 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 12 (1.04%) Big Data
12 8 (0.69%) Amazon RDS
13 7 (0.60%) Cosmos DB
13 7 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (0.43%) Blockchain
15 4 (0.35%) SQL Server 2016
15 4 (0.35%) SQL Server 2017
16 3 (0.26%) Couchbase
17 2 (0.17%) Amazon Redshift
17 2 (0.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 443 (38.22%) Git (software)
2 279 (24.07%) webpack
3 159 (13.72%) gulp
4 132 (11.39%) Grunt
5 94 (8.11%) Jasmine
6 68 (5.87%) JIRA
7 60 (5.18%) Jenkins
7 60 (5.18%) Mocha
8 59 (5.09%) Visual Studio
9 54 (4.66%) Karma Test Runner
10 51 (4.40%) Selenium
11 46 (3.97%) Babel
12 41 (3.54%) Protractor
13 33 (2.85%) Subversion
14 28 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
15 26 (2.24%) git-flow
16 25 (2.16%) NUnit
17 24 (2.07%) CircleCI
18 22 (1.90%) TeamCity
19 21 (1.81%) Balsamiq
General
1 169 (14.58%) Finance
2 92 (7.94%) Marketing
3 57 (4.92%) Retail
4 48 (4.14%) Games
5 38 (3.28%) Banking
6 32 (2.76%) Publishing
7 22 (1.90%) Manufacturing
7 22 (1.90%) Public Sector
8 17 (1.47%) Legal
9 16 (1.38%) Financial Institution
10 9 (0.78%) Automotive
11 8 (0.69%) Law
12 6 (0.52%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.26%) Advertising
13 3 (0.26%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.26%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.17%) Telecoms
15 1 (0.086%) Front Office
15 1 (0.086%) International Banking
15 1 (0.086%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 934 (80.59%) Developer
2 419 (36.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 238 (20.53%) Senior Developer
4 141 (12.17%) React Developer
5 126 (10.87%) Full Stack Developer
6 124 (10.70%) JavaScript Developer
7 109 (9.40%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 105 (9.06%) PHP Developer
9 101 (8.71%) Angular Developer
10 92 (7.94%) Web Developer
11 82 (7.08%) Software Developer
12 78 (6.73%) Software Engineer
13 65 (5.61%) .NET Developer
14 52 (4.49%) Senior React Developer
15 48 (4.14%) JavaScript Engineer
16 42 (3.62%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 42 (3.62%) Senior Software Developer
17 38 (3.28%) UI Developer
18 36 (3.11%) Lead Developer
19 30 (2.59%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 927 (79.98%) CSS
2 853 (73.60%) HTML
3 527 (45.47%) AngularJS
4 477 (41.16%) React
5 442 (38.14%) HTML5
6 338 (29.16%) Node.js
7 321 (27.70%) LESS
8 308 (26.57%) CSS3
9 296 (25.54%) Vue.js
10 245 (21.14%) jQuery
11 194 (16.74%) .NET
12 185 (15.96%) REST
13 176 (15.19%) Redux
14 143 (12.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 136 (11.73%) RESTful
16 134 (11.56%) Web Services
17 121 (10.44%) Jest
18 119 (10.27%) Laravel
19 90 (7.77%) ASP.NET
20 87 (7.51%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 300 (25.88%) User Experience
2 77 (6.64%) Greenfield Project
3 55 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
3 55 (4.75%) Mobile App
4 25 (2.16%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (1.21%) Linux Command Line
6 13 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (1.12%) Virtual Team
6 13 (1.12%) W3C
7 11 (0.95%) Public Cloud
8 10 (0.86%) Cloud Native
9 9 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
10 8 (0.69%) Client/Server
10 8 (0.69%) Contract for Difference
10 8 (0.69%) Data Structures
11 7 (0.60%) N-Tier
12 6 (0.52%) Blog
13 5 (0.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (0.43%) Taxonomies
14 4 (0.35%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 85 (7.33%) Linux
2 16 (1.38%) Windows
3 12 (1.04%) Android
3 12 (1.04%) Apple iOS
4 9 (0.78%) Unix
5 6 (0.52%) Mac OS
6 5 (0.43%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.26%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.17%) Debian
9 1 (0.086%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 606 (52.29%) Agile Software Development
2 461 (39.78%) Front End Development
3 237 (20.45%) TDD
4 223 (19.24%) Web Development
5 172 (14.84%) DevOps
5 172 (14.84%) Scrum
6 161 (13.89%) MVC
7 150 (12.94%) Unit Testing
8 139 (11.99%) Software Engineering
9 128 (11.04%) OO
10 118 (10.18%) Problem-Solving
11 115 (9.92%) Test Automation
12 113 (9.75%) Continuous Integration
13 103 (8.89%) Fintech
14 101 (8.71%) BDD
15 98 (8.46%) E-Commerce
16 90 (7.77%) Mentoring
17 88 (7.59%) Microservices
18 81 (6.99%) Responsive Web Design
19 73 (6.30%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 942 (81.28%) JavaScript
2 278 (23.99%) PHP
3 267 (23.04%) TypeScript
4 230 (19.84%) ES6
5 192 (16.57%) C#
6 157 (13.55%) SQL
7 72 (6.21%) Python
8 68 (5.87%) Java
9 45 (3.88%) T-SQL
10 35 (3.02%) Ruby
11 21 (1.81%) PHP 7
12 16 (1.38%) C
13 14 (1.21%) PowerShell
14 9 (0.78%) Go
15 8 (0.69%) ES7
16 7 (0.60%) AspectJ
16 7 (0.60%) Java 8
17 5 (0.43%) ES8
17 5 (0.43%) PHP 5
18 4 (0.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 70 (6.04%) Degree
2 31 (2.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (1.47%) Security Cleared
4 7 (0.60%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.26%) DBS Check
5 3 (0.26%) MBCS
6 2 (0.17%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.086%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.086%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.086%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (6.21%) QA
2 9 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.52%) WCAG
4 3 (0.26%) GDPR
4 3 (0.26%) ISO 15022
4 3 (0.26%) ISO 20022
4 3 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 141 (12.17%) Docker
2 2 (0.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 50 (4.31%) Kubernetes
2 21 (1.81%) Terraform
3 2 (0.17%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.086%) cPanel
4 1 (0.086%) Graylog
4 1 (0.086%) Plesk
4 1 (0.086%) Puppet
4 1 (0.086%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 84 (7.25%) Microsoft
2 53 (4.57%) Google
3 29 (2.50%) Adobe
4 27 (2.33%) Zend
5 14 (1.21%) Oracle
6 12 (1.04%) Twitter
7 11 (0.95%) Atlassian
8 9 (0.78%) WooCommerce
9 6 (0.52%) Autodesk
10 5 (0.43%) Sitecore
11 4 (0.35%) Ariba
11 4 (0.35%) GrapeCity
11 4 (0.35%) hybris
11 4 (0.35%) Remedy
12 3 (0.26%) IBM
12 3 (0.26%) Netlify
12 3 (0.26%) New Relic
12 3 (0.26%) Optimizely
12 3 (0.26%) Rollbar
13 2 (0.17%) Telerik