Period
to 20 October 2018

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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 93 125
Rank change year-on-year -4 +32 +20
Permanent jobs citing Sass 34 40 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.70% 2.07% 1.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.86% 6.04% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 26 39 30
Wales median annual salary £35,500 £37,500 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.33% +21.95% +2.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,700 £20,963
90th Percentile £47,500 £50,500 £44,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 700 662 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 35.02% 34.34% 36.72%
Number of salaries quoted 573 616 877
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £39,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.92% +6.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 20 October 2018.

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 20 October 2018. 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 -9 23 £34,500 -1.43% 5
West Wales +6 8 £31,100 -22.25% 1
Mid Wales - 2 £36,000 - 1
North Wales - 1 £45,000 -
Sass
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for Sass.

1 34 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 33 (97.06%) HTML
3 32 (94.12%) CSS
4 17 (50.00%) SQL
4 17 (50.00%) jQuery
4 17 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 16 (47.06%) JSON
5 16 (47.06%) AngularJS
5 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
7 14 (41.18%) XML
8 13 (38.24%) TypeScript
9 12 (35.29%) HTML5
9 12 (35.29%) Front End Development
10 11 (32.35%) React
10 11 (32.35%) C#
10 11 (32.35%) .NET
10 11 (32.35%) MySQL
11 9 (26.47%) Node.js
11 9 (26.47%) Web Development
11 9 (26.47%) Scrum
12 8 (23.53%) Java
12 8 (23.53%) SOAP
12 8 (23.53%) Python
12 8 (23.53%) NoSQL
12 8 (23.53%) REST
12 8 (23.53%) Jasmine
12 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
12 8 (23.53%) RESTful
12 8 (23.53%) Amazon AWS

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 (17.65%) Confluence
2 2 (5.88%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.94%) Apache
3 1 (2.94%) CMS
3 1 (2.94%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (5.88%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.94%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (17.65%) AWS Lambda
3 6 (17.65%) npm
3 6 (17.65%) Serverless
4 2 (5.88%) SaaS
5 1 (2.94%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
2 11 (32.35%) MySQL
3 8 (23.53%) NoSQL
4 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.94%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.94%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.94%) Hazelcast
5 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.94%) Redis
5 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (23.53%) Jasmine
2 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
3 6 (17.65%) Cucumber
3 6 (17.65%) gulp
3 6 (17.65%) JIRA
3 6 (17.65%) JUnit
3 6 (17.65%) Mockito
4 5 (14.71%) webpack
5 2 (5.88%) Babel
5 2 (5.88%) Selenium
5 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.94%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.94%) JMeter
6 1 (2.94%) Maven
6 1 (2.94%) PhantomJS
6 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.94%) Xdebug
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Games
2 2 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
3 1 (2.94%) Automotive
3 1 (2.94%) Back Office
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
3 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (94.12%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (23.53%) .NET Developer
4 7 (20.59%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (20.59%) C# Developer
4 7 (20.59%) Senior Developer
4 7 (20.59%) Web Developer
5 6 (17.65%) Azure Developer
6 5 (14.71%) .NET Web Developer
6 5 (14.71%) C# Web Developer
6 5 (14.71%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (14.71%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (14.71%) SQL Developer
6 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Developer
7 3 (8.82%) HTML CSS Developer
7 3 (8.82%) HTML Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Backend Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (97.06%) HTML
2 32 (94.12%) CSS
3 17 (50.00%) jQuery
4 16 (47.06%) AngularJS
4 16 (47.06%) JSON
5 14 (41.18%) XML
6 12 (35.29%) HTML5
7 11 (32.35%) .NET
7 11 (32.35%) React
8 9 (26.47%) Node.js
9 8 (23.53%) Angular 2
9 8 (23.53%) REST
9 8 (23.53%) RESTful
9 8 (23.53%) SOAP
10 7 (20.59%) CSS3
10 7 (20.59%) GraphQL
11 6 (17.65%) Apache Cordova
11 6 (17.65%) Ionic Framework
12 5 (14.71%) Vue.js
13 4 (11.76%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (14.71%) User Experience
3 3 (8.82%) Algorithms
3 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.82%) Data Structures
4 2 (5.88%) Animation
4 2 (5.88%) Digital Media
4 2 (5.88%) Fintech
4 2 (5.88%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (35.29%) Front End Development
3 9 (26.47%) Scrum
3 9 (26.47%) Web Development
4 6 (17.65%) Line Management
4 6 (17.65%) Mentoring
4 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
4 6 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (14.71%) OO
5 5 (14.71%) TDD
5 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
6 4 (11.76%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (11.76%) OOP
6 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 3 (8.82%) MVC
8 2 (5.88%) Affiliate Marketing
8 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.88%) Game Development
8 2 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (50.00%) SQL
3 13 (38.24%) TypeScript
4 11 (32.35%) C#
5 8 (23.53%) ES6
5 8 (23.53%) Java
5 8 (23.53%) Python
6 3 (8.82%) PHP
7 1 (2.94%) Clojure
7 1 (2.94%) ES8
7 1 (2.94%) Groovy
7 1 (2.94%) PHP 5
7 1 (2.94%) Scala
7 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Docker
2 1 (2.94%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) Puppet
1 6 (17.65%) Terraform
2 2 (5.88%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Adobe
3 1 (2.94%) Sitecore