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 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
UK / Wales
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 101 96
Rank change year-on-year +16 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Sass 21 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.93% 0.37% 0.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.11% 1.03% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 9
Median salary £36,500 £22,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.22% -35.71%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.33% +7.14%  

Sass is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 411 487 465
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 37.78% 35.91% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 352 423 388
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing Sass as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 25 April 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 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +23 18 £35,000 +55.55% 2
West Wales - 3 £40,000 - 3
Sass
UK

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 39 (97.50%) CSS
2 38 (95.00%) HTML
2 38 (95.00%) JavaScript
3 25 (62.50%) HTML5
4 21 (52.50%) AngularJS
4 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (50.00%) jQuery
6 19 (47.50%) Web Development
7 18 (45.00%) Git (software)
8 17 (42.50%) CSS3
8 17 (42.50%) LESS
9 16 (40.00%) Front End Development
10 14 (35.00%) Scrum
11 13 (32.50%) MVC
11 13 (32.50%) PHP
11 13 (32.50%) .NET
12 11 (27.50%) MySQL
13 10 (25.00%) SDLC
13 10 (25.00%) gulp
13 10 (25.00%) Mobile App
14 9 (22.50%) Grunt
14 9 (22.50%) Responsive Web Design
14 9 (22.50%) React
14 9 (22.50%) Node.js
14 9 (22.50%) SQL
14 9 (22.50%) OOP
14 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
15 8 (20.00%) OO
15 8 (20.00%) webpack
16 7 (17.50%) Ember.js

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 5 (12.50%) CMS
1 5 (12.50%) Umbraco
2 4 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (5.00%) WordPress
4 1 (2.50%) concrete5
4 1 (2.50%) Content Management Server
4 1 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.50%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.50%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) MySQL
2 6 (15.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (45.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (25.00%) gulp
3 9 (22.50%) Grunt
4 8 (20.00%) webpack
5 6 (15.00%) Visual Studio
6 5 (12.50%) Mercurial
6 5 (12.50%) Subversion
7 3 (7.50%) TeamCity
8 2 (5.00%) Bower
8 2 (5.00%) PostCSS
General
1 7 (17.50%) Games
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (95.00%) Developer
2 19 (47.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 8 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 4 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.50%) .NET Team Leader
8 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Junior
8 1 (2.50%) Junior .NET Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
8 1 (2.50%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (97.50%) CSS
2 38 (95.00%) HTML
3 25 (62.50%) HTML5
4 21 (52.50%) AngularJS
5 20 (50.00%) jQuery
6 17 (42.50%) CSS3
6 17 (42.50%) LESS
7 13 (32.50%) .NET
8 9 (22.50%) Node.js
8 9 (22.50%) React
9 7 (17.50%) Angular 2
9 7 (17.50%) Ember.js
10 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET
10 6 (15.00%) Django
11 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (12.50%) Backbone.js
11 5 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (7.50%) WCF
12 3 (7.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (7.50%) User Experience
5 2 (5.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (47.50%) Web Development
3 16 (40.00%) Front End Development
4 14 (35.00%) Scrum
5 13 (32.50%) MVC
6 10 (25.00%) SDLC
7 9 (22.50%) OOP
7 9 (22.50%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (20.00%) OO
9 7 (17.50%) Web Usability
10 5 (12.50%) Graceful Degradation
10 5 (12.50%) Progressive Enhancement
11 4 (10.00%) Web Design
11 4 (10.00%) Wireframes
11 4 (10.00%) Workflow
12 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
12 3 (7.50%) Mobile Application Development
12 3 (7.50%) Prototyping
13 2 (5.00%) Information Architecture
13 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (95.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (32.50%) PHP
3 9 (22.50%) SQL
4 7 (17.50%) C
5 6 (15.00%) Apple Swift
5 6 (15.00%) C#
5 6 (15.00%) C++
5 6 (15.00%) Java
5 6 (15.00%) Objective-C
5 6 (15.00%) Python
6 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.00%) ES6
8 1 (2.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) TOWER Software
3 4 (10.00%) Sitecore
4 3 (7.50%) Adobe
4 3 (7.50%) Alterian
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle
5 1 (2.50%) Xamarin
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