The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 17 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing CSS 3 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.70% 4.61% 8.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.29% 30.30% 32.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 21
Average salary £33,250 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.10% +2.77%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
CSS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
21 33 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 18.92% 15.21% 27.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 45
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CSS across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

CSS
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CSS across the Midlands region.

CSS Salary Trend in the Midlands

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing CSS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CSS.

1 13 (72.22%) CMS
1 13 (72.22%) WordPress
2 11 (61.11%) PHP
3 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 10 (55.56%) Degree
4 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 9 (50.00%) HTML
5 8 (44.44%) OO
6 7 (38.89%) Computer Science
6 7 (38.89%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (33.33%) jQuery
7 6 (33.33%) Marketing
7 6 (33.33%) ExpressionEngine
8 5 (27.78%) SEO
8 5 (27.78%) Web Design
9 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
9 4 (22.22%) Photoshop
9 4 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (22.22%) Email Marketing
9 4 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (22.22%) Open Source
9 4 (22.22%) User Experience
9 4 (22.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 3 (16.67%) OO PHP
10 3 (16.67%) Magento
10 3 (16.67%) Sass
10 3 (16.67%) Graceful Degradation
10 3 (16.67%) OOCSS
10 3 (16.67%) Progressive Enhancement
10 3 (16.67%) Web Services

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing CSS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (72.22%) CMS
1 13 (72.22%) WordPress
2 6 (33.33%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.56%) Drupal
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Photoshop
1 4 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (22.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Advertising
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Designer
2 5 (27.78%) Graphic Designer
3 4 (22.22%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Magento Developer
4 3 (16.67%) WordPress Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 1 (5.56%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Web Designer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (33.33%) jQuery
3 3 (16.67%) Sass
3 3 (16.67%) OOCSS
3 3 (16.67%) Web Services
4 2 (11.11%) XML
4 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 2 (11.11%) .NET
4 2 (11.11%) HTML5
4 2 (11.11%) Ajax
4 2 (11.11%) Underscore.js
4 2 (11.11%) Backbone.js
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (5.56%) JSON
5 1 (5.56%) JSTL
5 1 (5.56%) Yii
5 1 (5.56%) CSS3
5 1 (5.56%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (5.56%) RESTful
5 1 (5.56%) Smarty
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Computer Science
2 4 (22.22%) Open Source
2 4 (22.22%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Social Media
3 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) OO
2 7 (38.89%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (27.78%) SEO
3 5 (27.78%) Web Design
4 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 4 (22.22%) Email Marketing
4 4 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (16.67%) OO PHP
5 3 (16.67%) Graceful Degradation
5 3 (16.67%) Progressive Enhancement
5 3 (16.67%) MVC
6 2 (11.11%) OOP
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.56%) Web Application Development
7 1 (5.56%) Web Development
7 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) PHP
2 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) SAP
1 1 (5.56%) IBM
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe