Period
to 27 October 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 27 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
UK
6 months to
27 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 210 236 218
Rank change year-on-year +26 -18 +3
Permanent jobs citing Sass 812 1,947 2,674
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.64% 1.43% 1.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.74% 3.81% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 790 1,778 2,313
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £29,000 £28,550
90th Percentile £77,625 £75,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 21,701 51,119 65,378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.86% 37.60% 39.97%
Number of salaries quoted 18,513 42,072 53,978
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +5.77% +4.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £93,600 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +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 27 October 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 27 October 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 +29 762 £52,500 +5.00% 236
UK excluding London +30 507 £45,000 - 164
London +45 289 £67,500 +17.39% 85
Midlands +96 126 £40,000 -11.11% 44
North of England +35 115 £45,000 +12.50% 40
South East -7 101 £45,000 -4.26% 35
Work from Home -38 92 £50,000 -1.96% 45
South West +37 82 £46,000 -3.16% 22
West Midlands +59 79 £42,500 -10.53% 29
North West +35 63 £50,000 +19.05% 21
East Midlands +100 47 £40,000 -5.88% 15
East of England +102 46 £50,000 -4.76% 10
Yorkshire +72 43 £42,500 +13.33% 10
Scotland +41 18 £33,000 -17.50% 7
Northern Ireland +27 11 £46,750 +11.31% 2
North East +23 9 £32,500 -22.62% 9
Wales +21 8 £35,000 -12.50% 4

For the 6 months to 27 October 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.

1 645 (79.43%) JavaScript
2 633 (77.96%) CSS
3 590 (72.66%) HTML
4 370 (45.57%) Agile Software Development
5 366 (45.07%) AngularJS
6 329 (40.52%) Git (software)
7 323 (39.78%) Front End Development
8 305 (37.56%) HTML5
9 284 (34.98%) React
10 249 (30.67%) LESS
11 241 (29.68%) CSS3
12 230 (28.33%) Vue.js
13 226 (27.83%) Node.js
14 217 (26.72%) PHP
15 191 (23.52%) User Experience
16 180 (22.17%) webpack
17 171 (21.06%) jQuery
18 161 (19.83%) TDD
19 159 (19.58%) TypeScript
20 139 (17.12%) ES6
21 129 (15.89%) MVC
22 125 (15.39%) REST
23 121 (14.90%) Redux
24 118 (14.53%) Software Engineering
25 117 (14.41%) Web Development
26 116 (14.29%) Azure
27 110 (13.55%) .NET
28 108 (13.30%) npm
29 107 (13.18%) Scrum
29 107 (13.18%) DevOps

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 68 (8.37%) CMS
2 55 (6.77%) WordPress
3 32 (3.94%) Elasticsearch
4 24 (2.96%) Drupal
5 13 (1.60%) SharePoint
6 12 (1.48%) Confluence
7 8 (0.99%) IIS
8 7 (0.86%) nginx
9 3 (0.37%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.25%) Apache
10 2 (0.25%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.12%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.12%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.12%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 38 (4.68%) Photoshop
2 21 (2.59%) Chatbot
3 17 (2.09%) Figma
4 16 (1.97%) Adobe Illustrator
4 16 (1.97%) Sketch
5 12 (1.48%) Zeplin
6 4 (0.49%) InVision
7 3 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.25%) Adobe XD
9 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 32 (3.94%) Magento
2 7 (0.86%) Shopify
3 3 (0.37%) Maximo
3 3 (0.37%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.25%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 116 (14.29%) Azure
2 108 (13.30%) npm
3 104 (12.81%) AWS
4 45 (5.54%) SaaS
5 38 (4.68%) GitHub
6 24 (2.96%) Serverless
7 23 (2.83%) GCP
8 22 (2.71%) Yarn
9 12 (1.48%) Office 365
10 10 (1.23%) AWS Lambda
10 10 (1.23%) Google Analytics
11 5 (0.62%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (0.62%) CloudFront
12 4 (0.49%) AWS CodeBuild
13 3 (0.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 3 (0.37%) BrowserStack
13 3 (0.37%) DigitalOcean
14 2 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
14 2 (0.25%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 8 (0.99%) Internet
1 8 (0.99%) Skype
2 5 (0.62%) HTTP
3 2 (0.25%) SSH
4 1 (0.12%) ATM
4 1 (0.12%) DNS
4 1 (0.12%) FTP
4 1 (0.12%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (12.81%) MySQL
2 72 (8.87%) SQL Server
3 44 (5.42%) Relational Database
4 35 (4.31%) NoSQL
5 27 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
6 23 (2.83%) MongoDB
7 16 (1.97%) Redis
8 8 (0.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 8 (0.99%) Cosmos DB
8 8 (0.99%) MariaDB
8 8 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (0.74%) Big Data
9 6 (0.74%) RDBMS
10 5 (0.62%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.25%) Blockchain
12 2 (0.25%) SQL Server 2017
13 1 (0.12%) DB2
13 1 (0.12%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 329 (40.52%) Git (software)
2 180 (22.17%) webpack
3 97 (11.95%) Grunt
4 94 (11.58%) gulp
5 52 (6.40%) Jenkins
6 48 (5.91%) Jasmine
7 46 (5.67%) Mocha
8 32 (3.94%) JIRA
8 32 (3.94%) Subversion
9 31 (3.82%) Babel
10 25 (3.08%) Protractor
11 24 (2.96%) CircleCI
11 24 (2.96%) Karma Test Runner
12 19 (2.34%) Selenium
13 17 (2.09%) Bower
14 16 (1.97%) Visual Studio
15 13 (1.60%) git-flow
16 11 (1.35%) Bitbucket
17 9 (1.11%) Mercurial
17 9 (1.11%) Moq
General
1 87 (10.71%) Finance
2 51 (6.28%) Marketing
3 40 (4.93%) Publishing
4 34 (4.19%) Games
5 30 (3.69%) Banking
6 24 (2.96%) Retail
7 21 (2.59%) Manufacturing
8 15 (1.85%) Public Sector
9 10 (1.23%) Telecoms
10 8 (0.99%) Electronics
11 7 (0.86%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.62%) Automotive
13 2 (0.25%) Law
14 1 (0.12%) Advertising
14 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.12%) Front Office
14 1 (0.12%) iGaming
14 1 (0.12%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 624 (76.85%) Developer
2 281 (34.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 137 (16.87%) Senior Developer
4 96 (11.82%) React Developer
5 89 (10.96%) PHP Developer
6 84 (10.34%) JavaScript Developer
7 75 (9.24%) Angular Developer
8 74 (9.11%) Software Engineer
9 70 (8.62%) Full Stack Developer
10 68 (8.37%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 54 (6.65%) JavaScript Engineer
12 45 (5.54%) Senior React Developer
13 41 (5.05%) Software Developer
14 38 (4.68%) Web Developer
15 33 (4.06%) .NET Developer
16 30 (3.69%) Node.js Developer
17 29 (3.57%) Junior
18 28 (3.45%) Junior Developer
19 27 (3.33%) Lead Developer
20 24 (2.96%) Backend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 633 (77.96%) CSS
2 590 (72.66%) HTML
3 366 (45.07%) AngularJS
4 305 (37.56%) HTML5
5 284 (34.98%) React
6 249 (30.67%) LESS
7 241 (29.68%) CSS3
8 230 (28.33%) Vue.js
9 226 (27.83%) Node.js
10 171 (21.06%) jQuery
11 125 (15.39%) REST
12 121 (14.90%) Redux
13 110 (13.55%) .NET
14 106 (13.05%) RESTful
15 102 (12.56%) Web Services
16 98 (12.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 86 (10.59%) Laravel
18 80 (9.85%) Jest
19 68 (8.37%) JSON
20 65 (8.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 191 (23.52%) User Experience
2 58 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
3 35 (4.31%) Mobile App
4 29 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (1.48%) Blog
5 12 (1.48%) Virtual Team
6 11 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (0.99%) Data Structures
7 8 (0.99%) W3C
8 7 (0.86%) Linux Command Line
9 6 (0.74%) Acoustics
9 6 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (0.62%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (0.49%) Social Network
12 3 (0.37%) Augmented Reality
12 3 (0.37%) Motion Graphics
12 3 (0.37%) NHS
12 3 (0.37%) Public Cloud
13 2 (0.25%) LIMS
13 2 (0.25%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 56 (6.90%) Linux
2 25 (3.08%) Windows
3 11 (1.35%) Unix
4 10 (1.23%) Android
5 9 (1.11%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.62%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 370 (45.57%) Agile Software Development
2 323 (39.78%) Front End Development
3 161 (19.83%) TDD
4 129 (15.89%) MVC
5 118 (14.53%) Software Engineering
6 117 (14.41%) Web Development
7 107 (13.18%) DevOps
7 107 (13.18%) Scrum
8 101 (12.44%) Unit Testing
9 83 (10.22%) Microservices
10 81 (9.98%) E-Commerce
11 76 (9.36%) OO
12 68 (8.37%) Responsive Web Design
13 64 (7.88%) Problem-Solving
14 59 (7.27%) Fintech
15 56 (6.90%) Analytics
15 56 (6.90%) Test Automation
16 52 (6.40%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
16 52 (6.40%) OOP
17 49 (6.03%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 645 (79.43%) JavaScript
2 217 (26.72%) PHP
3 159 (19.58%) TypeScript
4 139 (17.12%) ES6
5 105 (12.93%) C#
6 100 (12.32%) SQL
7 52 (6.40%) Python
8 42 (5.17%) Java
9 29 (3.57%) T-SQL
10 15 (1.85%) ES8
11 12 (1.48%) PHP 7
12 11 (1.35%) C
12 11 (1.35%) Go
13 10 (1.23%) PowerShell
14 6 (0.74%) ES7
14 6 (0.74%) Ruby
15 4 (0.49%) C++
16 2 (0.25%) Apple Swift
16 2 (0.25%) Kotlin
17 1 (0.12%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 38 (4.68%) Degree
2 24 (2.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.37%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.25%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.25%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.12%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (5.79%) QA
2 7 (0.86%) GDPR
3 5 (0.62%) WCAG
4 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 98 (12.07%) Docker
2 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (2.22%) Kubernetes
2 9 (1.11%) Terraform
3 6 (0.74%) MIIS
3 6 (0.74%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.12%) Ansible
Vendors
1 57 (7.02%) Microsoft
2 28 (3.45%) Adobe
2 28 (3.45%) Google
3 27 (3.33%) Zend
4 9 (1.11%) Ariba
4 9 (1.11%) SAP
5 6 (0.74%) Autodesk
5 6 (0.74%) Twitter
5 6 (0.74%) WooCommerce
6 4 (0.49%) Atlassian
6 4 (0.49%) IBM
7 2 (0.25%) Apple
7 2 (0.25%) GrapeCity
7 2 (0.25%) Netlify
7 2 (0.25%) Remedy
8 1 (0.12%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.12%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.12%) Solace
8 1 (0.12%) Spotify
8 1 (0.12%) Xamarin