Period
to 20 April 2021

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 20 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
UK
6 months to
20 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 214 194 245
Rank change year-on-year -20 +51 -27
Permanent jobs citing Sass 1,294 1,950 2,147
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.53% 1.77% 1.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.85% 4.50% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1,028 1,611 1,804
10th Percentile £31,425 £31,250 £28,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £62,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 33,584 43,296 57,711
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.78% 39.37% 38.83%
Number of salaries quoted 27,023 35,990 47,635
10th Percentile £34,685 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%

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 20 April 2021.

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 20 April 2021. 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 -15 1,165 £52,500 +5.00% 313
UK excluding London -33 748 £45,000 - 232
London +6 486 £65,000 - 102
Work from Home +1 322 £50,000 -9.09% 73
South West +23 183 £49,000 +30.67% 39
South East -20 183 £45,000 -7.22% 40
North of England -40 157 £42,500 +6.25% 67
Midlands -8 123 £45,000 +5.88% 50
Yorkshire -30 85 £44,500 +18.67% 24
West Midlands -5 75 £50,000 +11.11% 32
North West +8 71 £42,500 -5.56% 36
East Midlands -10 48 £40,000 -5.88% 18
Scotland -28 48 £43,500 +16.00% 14
East of England -12 26 £50,000 - 15
Northern Ireland +6 16 £35,000 -33.33% 1
Wales +11 13 £37,500 -25.00% 6
North East -34 1 £30,000 -14.29% 7

For the 6 months to 20 April 2021, 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 1,052 (81.30%) JavaScript
2 1,045 (80.76%) CSS
3 996 (76.97%) HTML
4 644 (49.77%) Front End Development
5 552 (42.66%) React
6 538 (41.58%) Agile Software Development
7 515 (39.80%) Git (software)
8 514 (39.72%) AngularJS
9 493 (38.10%) HTML5
10 428 (33.08%) User Experience
11 407 (31.45%) TypeScript
12 392 (30.29%) Node.js
13 349 (26.97%) CSS3
14 328 (25.35%) PHP
15 308 (23.80%) LESS
16 277 (21.41%) Vue.js
17 275 (21.25%) ES6
18 274 (21.17%) Web Development
19 270 (20.87%) webpack
20 245 (18.93%) .NET
21 236 (18.24%) C#
22 233 (18.01%) jQuery
23 232 (17.93%) TDD
24 225 (17.39%) Redux
25 218 (16.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 210 (16.23%) RESTful
27 204 (15.77%) Docker
27 204 (15.77%) AWS
28 195 (15.07%) gulp
29 192 (14.84%) Azure

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
1 120 (9.27%) CMS
2 114 (8.81%) WordPress
3 46 (3.55%) Elasticsearch
4 38 (2.94%) Confluence
5 27 (2.09%) Umbraco
6 24 (1.85%) IIS
7 20 (1.55%) Apache
7 20 (1.55%) Drupal
8 19 (1.47%) nginx
9 18 (1.39%) Kentico
10 17 (1.31%) EPiServer
11 15 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
12 11 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 8 (0.62%) Headless CMS
14 7 (0.54%) Apache Solr
15 6 (0.46%) Apache Airflow
15 6 (0.46%) Jupyter
16 4 (0.31%) Joomla!
17 3 (0.23%) SharePoint
18 2 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 48 (3.71%) Photoshop
2 44 (3.40%) Sketch
3 30 (2.32%) InVision
4 24 (1.85%) Adobe Illustrator
5 19 (1.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 19 (1.47%) Adobe XD
6 17 (1.31%) Figma
6 17 (1.31%) Zeplin
7 10 (0.77%) Chatbot
8 5 (0.39%) AutoCAD
8 5 (0.39%) Revit
8 5 (0.39%) UXPin
9 4 (0.31%) Fireworks
9 4 (0.31%) GIMP
10 3 (0.23%) MS Visio
11 1 (0.077%) Marvel
Business Applications
1 46 (3.55%) Magento
2 44 (3.40%) Shopify
3 17 (1.31%) nopCommerce
4 3 (0.23%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.15%) Maximo
6 1 (0.077%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 204 (15.77%) AWS
2 192 (14.84%) Azure
3 137 (10.59%) npm
4 133 (10.28%) SaaS
5 76 (5.87%) GitHub
6 48 (3.71%) Serverless
7 38 (2.94%) GCP
7 38 (2.94%) Yarn
8 33 (2.55%) Amazon S3
9 26 (2.01%) Amazon EC2
10 24 (1.85%) Amazon SQS
11 23 (1.78%) Google Analytics
12 18 (1.39%) AWS Lambda
12 18 (1.39%) CloudFront
13 15 (1.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 11 (0.85%) Azure Functions
15 10 (0.77%) Asana
15 10 (0.77%) Azure Cosmos DB
15 10 (0.77%) BrowserStack
15 10 (0.77%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (3.25%) HTTP
2 18 (1.39%) Internet
3 8 (0.62%) DNS
4 7 (0.54%) SSH
5 5 (0.39%) Intranet
6 4 (0.31%) HTTPS
6 4 (0.31%) Network Security
6 4 (0.31%) Wireless
7 3 (0.23%) Broadband
7 3 (0.23%) Firewall
8 2 (0.15%) Bluetooth
8 2 (0.15%) MQTT
8 2 (0.15%) NFC
8 2 (0.15%) RFID
8 2 (0.15%) Skype
8 2 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.077%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (12.52%) MySQL
2 99 (7.65%) SQL Server
3 71 (5.49%) NoSQL
4 57 (4.40%) PostgreSQL
5 49 (3.79%) Relational Database
6 38 (2.94%) MongoDB
7 27 (2.09%) Redis
8 21 (1.62%) Amazon RDS
9 11 (0.85%) Big Data
10 10 (0.77%) Presto
11 7 (0.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 7 (0.54%) Hazelcast
11 7 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (0.46%) Blockchain
12 6 (0.46%) SQLite
13 5 (0.39%) Azure SQL Database
13 5 (0.39%) SQL Server 2014
13 5 (0.39%) SQL Server 2016
14 4 (0.31%) MariaDB
15 2 (0.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 515 (39.80%) Git (software)
2 270 (20.87%) webpack
3 195 (15.07%) gulp
4 78 (6.03%) Jenkins
4 78 (6.03%) JIRA
5 66 (5.10%) Cypress.io
5 66 (5.10%) Grunt
6 40 (3.09%) Selenium
7 39 (3.01%) Bitbucket
8 38 (2.94%) Mocha
9 37 (2.86%) Babel
9 37 (2.86%) Storybook
10 36 (2.78%) Jasmine
11 35 (2.70%) git-flow
11 35 (2.70%) PostCSS
12 29 (2.24%) CircleCI
13 27 (2.09%) GitLab
13 27 (2.09%) Visual Studio
14 26 (2.01%) TeamCity
15 25 (1.93%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 128 (9.89%) Finance
2 100 (7.73%) Marketing
3 52 (4.02%) Retail
4 45 (3.48%) Publishing
5 41 (3.17%) Games
6 26 (2.01%) Public Sector
7 25 (1.93%) Banking
8 20 (1.55%) Electronics
9 18 (1.39%) Manufacturing
10 17 (1.31%) Telecoms
11 13 (1.00%) Local Government
12 10 (0.77%) Advertising
13 9 (0.70%) Law
14 8 (0.62%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.46%) Digital Economy
16 5 (0.39%) Multimedia
17 2 (0.15%) Automotive
17 2 (0.15%) Back Office
18 1 (0.077%) Legal
18 1 (0.077%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,070 (82.69%) Developer
2 493 (38.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 250 (19.32%) Senior Developer
4 206 (15.92%) React Developer
5 193 (14.91%) Full Stack Developer
6 126 (9.74%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 98 (7.57%) JavaScript Developer
8 92 (7.11%) PHP Developer
9 91 (7.03%) Web Developer
10 76 (5.87%) Angular Developer
11 71 (5.49%) Software Engineer
12 65 (5.02%) Lead Developer
13 58 (4.48%) HTML Developer
13 58 (4.48%) UI Developer
14 55 (4.25%) HTML CSS Developer
15 53 (4.10%) Junior
16 52 (4.02%) Junior Developer
17 50 (3.86%) Senior React Developer
18 43 (3.32%) Senior Full Stack Developer
19 42 (3.25%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,045 (80.76%) CSS
2 996 (76.97%) HTML
3 552 (42.66%) React
4 514 (39.72%) AngularJS
5 493 (38.10%) HTML5
6 392 (30.29%) Node.js
7 349 (26.97%) CSS3
8 308 (23.80%) LESS
9 277 (21.41%) Vue.js
10 245 (18.93%) .NET
11 233 (18.01%) jQuery
12 225 (17.39%) Redux
13 218 (16.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 210 (16.23%) RESTful
15 179 (13.83%) REST
16 141 (10.90%) Web Services
17 131 (10.12%) Jest
18 116 (8.96%) Laravel
19 113 (8.73%) JSON
20 103 (7.96%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 428 (33.08%) User Experience
2 84 (6.49%) Greenfield Project
3 78 (6.03%) Mobile App
4 47 (3.63%) Analytical Skills
5 39 (3.01%) Linux Command Line
6 25 (1.93%) Blog
7 19 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
8 18 (1.39%) e-Learning
8 18 (1.39%) NHS
9 17 (1.31%) Self-Motivation
10 13 (1.00%) W3C
10 13 (1.00%) Wiki
11 12 (0.93%) EPoS
11 12 (0.93%) Organisational Skills
12 10 (0.77%) Augmented Reality
12 10 (0.77%) Cloud Native
12 10 (0.77%) Podcast
13 9 (0.70%) Renewable Energy
14 8 (0.62%) Data Structures
14 8 (0.62%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 101 (7.81%) Linux
2 52 (4.02%) Android
3 40 (3.09%) Apple iOS
4 37 (2.86%) Windows
5 22 (1.70%) Unix
6 15 (1.16%) Ubuntu
6 15 (1.16%) Windows Server
7 6 (0.46%) Debian
8 4 (0.31%) CentOS
9 3 (0.23%) tvOS
10 1 (0.077%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.077%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 644 (49.77%) Front End Development
2 538 (41.58%) Agile Software Development
3 274 (21.17%) Web Development
4 232 (17.93%) TDD
5 190 (14.68%) Software Engineering
6 178 (13.76%) Microservices
7 171 (13.21%) MVC
8 169 (13.06%) DevOps
9 160 (12.36%) E-Commerce
10 133 (10.28%) Scrum
11 115 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
12 112 (8.66%) OO
13 105 (8.11%) Test Automation
14 102 (7.88%) Unit Testing
15 82 (6.34%) BDD
16 81 (6.26%) Problem-Solving
17 80 (6.18%) Computer Science
17 80 (6.18%) Fintech
17 80 (6.18%) Responsive Web Design
18 75 (5.80%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1,052 (81.30%) JavaScript
2 407 (31.45%) TypeScript
3 328 (25.35%) PHP
4 275 (21.25%) ES6
5 236 (18.24%) C#
6 152 (11.75%) SQL
7 144 (11.13%) Java
8 113 (8.73%) Python
9 37 (2.86%) Kotlin
10 35 (2.70%) ES7
10 35 (2.70%) Scala
11 33 (2.55%) Ruby
12 30 (2.32%) Go
13 22 (1.70%) Bash Shell
13 22 (1.70%) T-SQL
14 19 (1.47%) PHP 7
15 13 (1.00%) Java 8
16 12 (0.93%) Apple Swift
16 12 (0.93%) C
16 12 (0.93%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 130 (10.05%) Degree
2 42 (3.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (1.85%) SANS
4 19 (1.47%) Master's Degree
5 12 (0.93%) Security Cleared
6 6 (0.46%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.31%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.31%) MOS
9 3 (0.23%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.077%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (4.95%) QA
2 39 (3.01%) WCAG
3 19 (1.47%) WAI
4 7 (0.54%) GDPR
4 7 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 204 (15.77%) Docker
2 2 (0.15%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.077%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 79 (6.11%) Kubernetes
2 18 (1.39%) Terraform
3 6 (0.46%) Consul
3 6 (0.46%) Packer
4 3 (0.23%) MIIS
4 3 (0.23%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.15%) Ansible
5 2 (0.15%) Kibana
5 2 (0.15%) Puppet
6 1 (0.077%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 64 (4.95%) Microsoft
2 62 (4.79%) Google
3 52 (4.02%) Adobe
4 23 (1.78%) WooCommerce
5 16 (1.24%) SAP
6 15 (1.16%) Sitecore
7 14 (1.08%) Zend
8 12 (0.93%) Atlassian
9 10 (0.77%) Oracle
10 8 (0.62%) Apple
11 7 (0.54%) Telerik
12 6 (0.46%) Ariba
12 6 (0.46%) Cognizant
12 6 (0.46%) Samsung
13 5 (0.39%) Autodesk
13 5 (0.39%) Dell
13 5 (0.39%) Intel
13 5 (0.39%) Sage
13 5 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
14 4 (0.31%) Facebook