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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
England / West Midlands
Rank 119 179 169
Rank change year-on-year +60 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Sass 94 62 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.02% 1.02% 0.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.48% 2.96% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 87 57 43
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
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 the West Midlands with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1715 2095 1917
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 36.91% 34.47% 38.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1527 1834 1715
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

Sass
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Sass in the West Midlands

Sass
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sass in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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 3 months to 23 March 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
Warwickshire +35 28 £31,000 -17.33% 2
Birmingham +31 21 £37,500 -9.09% 5
Coventry +23 14 £40,000 +10.34% 2
Worcestershire -3 14 £38,750 +10.71% 3
Herefordshire - 10 £40,000 -
Solihull - 8 £42,500 - 1
Staffordshire +15 7 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Wolverhampton - 1 £30,000 -
Sass
England

Sass
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Sass.

1 172 (97.73%) JavaScript
1 172 (97.73%) CSS
2 171 (97.16%) HTML
3 121 (68.75%) HTML5
4 115 (65.34%) jQuery
5 95 (53.98%) AngularJS
6 93 (52.84%) PHP
7 90 (51.14%) LESS
8 84 (47.73%) CSS3
9 80 (45.45%) Git (software)
9 80 (45.45%) Front End Development
10 76 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
11 71 (40.34%) MVC
12 67 (38.07%) Web Development
13 54 (30.68%) .NET
14 51 (28.98%) Node.js
15 49 (27.84%) Responsive Web Design
15 49 (27.84%) MySQL
16 47 (26.70%) C#
17 46 (26.14%) SQL
18 44 (25.00%) E-Commerce
19 43 (24.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 42 (23.86%) ASP.NET
21 41 (23.30%) gulp
22 38 (21.59%) React
23 37 (21.02%) Grunt
24 36 (20.45%) KnockoutJS
25 35 (19.89%) Web Design
26 34 (19.32%) Linux
26 34 (19.32%) Marketing

Sass
Top Related 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 17 (9.66%) CMS
1 17 (9.66%) WordPress
2 10 (5.68%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (5.68%) EPiServer
2 10 (5.68%) IIS
2 10 (5.68%) nginx
2 10 (5.68%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.14%) Drupal
3 2 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 20 (11.36%) Photoshop
2 10 (5.68%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.98%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.14%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.57%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 10 (5.68%) Shopify
2 6 (3.41%) Magento
3 1 (0.57%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 15 (8.52%) Google Cloud Platform
1 15 (8.52%) Google Compute Engine
1 15 (8.52%) Heroku
1 15 (8.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.84%) SaaS
3 4 (2.27%) GitHub
4 3 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.57%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.27%) Internet
2 2 (1.14%) HTTP
3 1 (0.57%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (27.84%) MySQL
2 22 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (11.36%) MongoDB
4 15 (8.52%) Redis
5 14 (7.95%) SQL Server
6 9 (5.11%) Big Data
7 7 (3.98%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (2.27%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.14%) Couchbase
10 2 (1.14%) RethinkDB
11 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 80 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 41 (23.30%) gulp
3 37 (21.02%) Grunt
4 21 (11.93%) Visual Studio
5 20 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (9.66%) Subversion
7 16 (9.09%) Jenkins
7 16 (9.09%) Mocha
8 14 (7.95%) PHPUnit
9 12 (6.82%) Jasmine
10 11 (6.25%) JSUnit
11 10 (5.68%) Mercurial
11 10 (5.68%) Vagrant
12 8 (4.55%) NuGet
13 7 (3.98%) Karma Test Runner
13 7 (3.98%) Selenium
14 5 (2.84%) Babel
14 5 (2.84%) Protractor
14 5 (2.84%) webpack
15 4 (2.27%) PhpStorm
General
1 34 (19.32%) Marketing
2 15 (8.52%) Publishing
3 12 (6.82%) Games
4 8 (4.55%) Music Industry
5 6 (3.41%) Advertising
6 5 (2.84%) Billing
7 4 (2.27%) Finance
8 3 (1.70%) Retail
9 1 (0.57%) Law
9 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 165 (93.75%) Developer
2 85 (48.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 71 (40.34%) JavaScript Developer
4 62 (35.23%) HTML Developer
5 59 (33.52%) HTML CSS Developer
6 36 (20.45%) PHP Developer
7 35 (19.89%) Senior Developer
8 31 (17.61%) Web Developer
9 22 (12.50%) Angular Developer
10 21 (11.93%) .NET Developer
11 18 (10.23%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 17 (9.66%) Senior JavaScript Developer
13 16 (9.09%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 14 (7.95%) Ruby on Rails Developer
15 13 (7.39%) Full Stack Developer
16 11 (6.25%) C# Developer
16 11 (6.25%) Junior
16 11 (6.25%) Junior Developer
16 11 (6.25%) Software Engineer
17 10 (5.68%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (97.73%) CSS
2 171 (97.16%) HTML
3 121 (68.75%) HTML5
4 115 (65.34%) jQuery
5 95 (53.98%) AngularJS
6 90 (51.14%) LESS
7 84 (47.73%) CSS3
8 54 (30.68%) .NET
9 51 (28.98%) Node.js
10 43 (24.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 42 (23.86%) ASP.NET
12 38 (21.59%) React
13 36 (20.45%) KnockoutJS
14 33 (18.75%) Ajax
14 33 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
15 26 (14.77%) Angular 2
16 21 (11.93%) JSON
17 19 (10.80%) Backbone.js
18 18 (10.23%) .NET Framework
18 18 (10.23%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 34 (19.32%) User Experience
2 14 (7.95%) Mobile App
3 13 (7.39%) Social Media
4 10 (5.68%) Algorithms
5 7 (3.98%) Animation
6 3 (1.70%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.70%) Graphic Design
6 3 (1.70%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.57%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.57%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 34 (19.32%) Linux
2 15 (8.52%) Ubuntu
3 12 (6.82%) Apple iOS
4 11 (6.25%) Android
5 5 (2.84%) Windows
6 2 (1.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (45.45%) Front End Development
2 76 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (40.34%) MVC
4 67 (38.07%) Web Development
5 49 (27.84%) Responsive Web Design
6 44 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 35 (19.89%) Web Design
8 29 (16.48%) SOLID
8 29 (16.48%) TDD
9 22 (12.50%) Automated Testing
9 22 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 20 (11.36%) Unit Testing
11 19 (10.80%) Mobile Development
11 19 (10.80%) SEO
12 17 (9.66%) Domain-Driven Design
13 16 (9.09%) Analytics
14 14 (7.95%) OOP
14 14 (7.95%) Open Source
15 12 (6.82%) Dependency Injection
16 11 (6.25%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 172 (97.73%) JavaScript
2 93 (52.84%) PHP
3 47 (26.70%) C#
4 46 (26.14%) SQL
5 18 (10.23%) Ruby
6 17 (9.66%) TypeScript
7 9 (5.11%) R
7 9 (5.11%) VB.NET
8 8 (4.55%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.84%) ES6
10 2 (1.14%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.14%) VB
11 1 (0.57%) C
11 1 (0.57%) ECMAScript
11 1 (0.57%) Java
11 1 (0.57%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 11 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (5.68%) Degree
3 5 (2.84%) Postgraduate
4 3 (1.70%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.57%) QA
1 1 (0.57%) WAI
System Software
1 11 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (5.68%) Ansible
2 2 (1.14%) Rancher
3 1 (0.57%) cPanel
Vendors
1 27 (15.34%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.09%) Google
3 11 (6.25%) Adobe
4 10 (5.68%) Zend
5 6 (3.41%) Xamarin
6 3 (1.70%) T-Plan
6 3 (1.70%) Twitter
7 2 (1.14%) Sitecore
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: Yesterday
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke on Trent
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday, flexi, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + many generous benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + remote drone, darts
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
ECOM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Share Options, Flexitime, 4 days remote
Posted: 8 days ago
Rugby
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Training + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Shrewsbury
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Enable
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago