Period
to 14 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
England > West Midlands
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 122 171 242
Rank change year-on-year +49 +71 -111
Permanent jobs citing Sass 65 116 76
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.70% 1.47% 0.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.63% 4.64% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 54 109 72
Median annual salary £48,750 £42,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.71% +8.28% +12.14%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £24,225
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £52,375
England median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% - +5.56%

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,155 2,498 3,257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 30.13% 31.56% 33.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,006 2,079 2,712
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +7.59%
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £54,530 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.45% +9.06% +5.26%

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Sass as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Sass in the West Midlands

Sass
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Sass in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Sass in the West Midlands

Sass
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Sass in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Sass in the West Midlands

Sass
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 14 July 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
Birmingham +67 32 £60,000 +50.00% 6
Coventry +31 24 £45,000 -
Worcestershire +19 6 £33,500 -16.25% 2
Warwickshire +10 2 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Staffordshire +8 1 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Sass
England

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Sass.

1 62 (95.38%) CSS
2 51 (78.46%) React
3 50 (76.92%) HTML
3 50 (76.92%) JavaScript
4 46 (70.77%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (44.62%) ES6
6 28 (43.08%) Node.js
7 26 (40.00%) Unit Testing
8 25 (38.46%) Vue.js
9 24 (36.92%) Front End Development
9 24 (36.92%) HTML5
9 24 (36.92%) AngularJS
10 22 (33.85%) LESS
10 22 (33.85%) REST
11 20 (30.77%) Git (software)
12 19 (29.23%) TDD
13 18 (27.69%) Software Engineering
13 18 (27.69%) Scrum
13 18 (27.69%) .NET
13 18 (27.69%) C#
13 18 (27.69%) ASP.NET
14 17 (26.15%) Azure
14 17 (26.15%) .NET Framework
14 17 (26.15%) ASP.NET Web API
14 17 (26.15%) Jest
15 16 (24.62%) Fintech
15 16 (24.62%) User Experience
15 16 (24.62%) MySQL
16 15 (23.08%) SQL Server
16 15 (23.08%) Visual Studio

Sass
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (9.23%) CMS
2 5 (7.69%) IIS
3 3 (4.62%) Confluence
4 1 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.54%) nginx
4 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.54%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (26.15%) Azure
2 15 (23.08%) AWS
3 11 (16.92%) npm
4 3 (4.62%) GitHub
5 1 (1.54%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (1.54%) SaaS
5 1 (1.54%) Serverless
5 1 (1.54%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.62%) MySQL
2 15 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 12 (18.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.62%) Redis
6 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.08%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.54%) DB2
Development Applications
1 20 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 15 (23.08%) Visual Studio
3 10 (15.38%) webpack
4 8 (12.31%) gulp
5 5 (7.69%) jspm
5 5 (7.69%) Moq
5 5 (7.69%) MSTest
5 5 (7.69%) NUnit
5 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (6.15%) Mocha
7 3 (4.62%) Grunt
7 3 (4.62%) Jasmine
7 3 (4.62%) JIRA
7 3 (4.62%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (3.08%) Babel
9 1 (1.54%) Bower
9 1 (1.54%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (1.54%) PostCSS
9 1 (1.54%) Protractor
9 1 (1.54%) Xdebug
General
1 4 (6.15%) Marketing
2 3 (4.62%) Public Sector
3 1 (1.54%) Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Finance
3 1 (1.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (40.00%) Developer
2 13 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 13 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 7 (10.77%) .NET Software Engineer
4 5 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
4 5 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (6.15%) Senior Developer
5 4 (6.15%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) .NET Developer
6 3 (4.62%) PHP Developer
6 3 (4.62%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 3 (4.62%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.08%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (3.08%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Technical Leader
8 1 (1.54%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (1.54%) HTML CSS Developer
8 1 (1.54%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (95.38%) CSS
2 51 (78.46%) React
3 50 (76.92%) HTML
4 28 (43.08%) Node.js
5 25 (38.46%) Vue.js
6 24 (36.92%) AngularJS
6 24 (36.92%) HTML5
7 22 (33.85%) LESS
7 22 (33.85%) REST
8 18 (27.69%) .NET
8 18 (27.69%) ASP.NET
9 17 (26.15%) .NET Framework
9 17 (26.15%) ASP.NET Web API
9 17 (26.15%) Jest
10 13 (20.00%) .NET Core
11 11 (16.92%) Express
12 9 (13.85%) jQuery
13 8 (12.31%) CSS3
14 7 (10.77%) JSON
15 6 (9.23%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.62%) User Experience
2 13 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.54%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.54%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (70.77%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 24 (36.92%) Front End Development
4 19 (29.23%) TDD
5 18 (27.69%) Scrum
5 18 (27.69%) Software Engineering
6 16 (24.62%) Fintech
7 11 (16.92%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (16.92%) SOLID
7 11 (16.92%) Test Automation
8 10 (15.38%) MVC
9 9 (13.85%) BDD
9 9 (13.85%) DevOps
9 9 (13.85%) Kanban
10 7 (10.77%) OO
10 7 (10.77%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (9.23%) Microservices
12 5 (7.69%) Coaching
12 5 (7.69%) Mentoring
12 5 (7.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 50 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 29 (44.62%) ES6
3 18 (27.69%) C#
4 8 (12.31%) PHP
4 8 (12.31%) SQL
4 8 (12.31%) TypeScript
5 5 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.62%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.08%) Java
8 1 (1.54%) ES8
8 1 (1.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (12.31%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) ISO 15022
1 1 (1.54%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.08%) Netlify
3 1 (1.54%) IBM