Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
UK > Wales
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 119 128
Rank change year-on-year +9 +9 +8
Permanent jobs citing Sass 33 39 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.60% 1.49% 0.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.69% 3.78% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 28 38 24
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £31,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.00% +30.43%
10th Percentile £27,275 £21,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £50,750 £43,400 £47,500
UK 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 advertised in Wales with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 704 1032 1038
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 34.14% 39.56% 38.91%
Number of salaries quoted 623 931 900
Wales median annual salary £39,351 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.93% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £24,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Sass in Wales

Sass
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Sass in Wales

Sass
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sass in Wales over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Sass in Wales

Sass
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the Wales region over the 6 months to 14 December 2017. 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
South Wales +15 24 £35,000 +11.11% 1
West Wales -5 6 £38,750 -8.82%
North Wales - 3 £30,000 -
Sass
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT jobs citing Sass also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Sass.

1 31 (93.94%) JavaScript
2 30 (90.91%) CSS
3 27 (81.82%) HTML
4 24 (72.73%) jQuery
5 21 (63.64%) Front End Development
6 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (48.48%) Web Development
7 16 (48.48%) LESS
8 15 (45.45%) Git (software)
9 14 (42.42%) .NET
10 13 (39.39%) AngularJS
11 12 (36.36%) PHP
12 10 (30.30%) HTML5
13 9 (27.27%) CSS3
13 9 (27.27%) Scrum
14 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
14 8 (24.24%) MVC
15 7 (21.21%) Ajax
15 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET Web API
16 6 (18.18%) React
16 6 (18.18%) Grunt
16 6 (18.18%) Drupal
16 6 (18.18%) Marketing
16 6 (18.18%) Twig
17 5 (15.15%) SOLID
17 5 (15.15%) Greenfield Project
17 5 (15.15%) C#
17 5 (15.15%) SQL
17 5 (15.15%) SQL Server

Sass
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 6 (18.18%) Drupal
2 1 (3.03%) Apache
2 1 (3.03%) CMS
2 1 (3.03%) concrete5
2 1 (3.03%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) MongoDB
2 4 (12.12%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.06%) Redis
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 6 (18.18%) Grunt
3 4 (12.12%) Selenium
3 4 (12.12%) webpack
4 3 (9.09%) PostCSS
4 3 (9.09%) Subversion
5 2 (6.06%) gulp
5 2 (6.06%) JMeter
5 2 (6.06%) SpecFlow
5 2 (6.06%) TeamCity
5 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
5 2 (6.06%) WebDriver
5 2 (6.06%) Xdebug
6 1 (3.03%) Maven
General
1 6 (18.18%) Marketing
2 4 (12.12%) Finance
3 3 (9.09%) Advertising
4 2 (6.06%) Financial Institution
4 2 (6.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (45.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (21.21%) Web Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Python Developer
6 2 (6.06%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.06%) PHP Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior C# Software Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.06%) UI Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (3.03%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (90.91%) CSS
2 27 (81.82%) HTML
3 24 (72.73%) jQuery
4 16 (48.48%) LESS
5 14 (42.42%) .NET
6 13 (39.39%) AngularJS
7 10 (30.30%) HTML5
8 9 (27.27%) CSS3
9 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
10 7 (21.21%) Ajax
10 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (18.18%) React
11 6 (18.18%) Twig
12 5 (15.15%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (15.15%) Symfony
13 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (12.12%) NHibernate
13 4 (12.12%) Node.js
13 4 (12.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (12.12%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Greenfield Project
1 5 (15.15%) User Experience
2 3 (9.09%) Oculus Rift
2 3 (9.09%) Raspberry Pi
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Blog
3 1 (3.03%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) DC/OS
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Front End Development
2 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (48.48%) Web Development
4 9 (27.27%) Scrum
5 8 (24.24%) MVC
6 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (15.15%) SOLID
7 5 (15.15%) TDD
8 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
9 3 (9.09%) BDD
9 3 (9.09%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
9 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
9 3 (9.09%) Kanban
9 3 (9.09%) Test Automation
10 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (6.06%) Domain-Driven Design
10 2 (6.06%) OO
10 2 (6.06%) OOP
10 2 (6.06%) Open Source
10 2 (6.06%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 31 (93.94%) JavaScript
2 12 (36.36%) PHP
3 5 (15.15%) C#
3 5 (15.15%) SQL
4 4 (12.12%) ES6
4 4 (12.12%) Java
5 3 (9.09%) Python
5 3 (9.09%) TypeScript
6 2 (6.06%) PHP 5
7 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Docker
2 1 (3.03%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Zend
2 2 (6.06%) Google
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) SAP
2 2 (6.06%) Sitecore