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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 12 15 27
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Permanent jobs citing CSS 10 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 7.69% 8.33% 4.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.04% 45.83% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 8
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
27 48 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 20.77% 18.18% 27.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5 34 27
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £45,000
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 1 September 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 24 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 23 (67.65%) HTML
3 19 (55.88%) jQuery
4 17 (50.00%) PHP
5 15 (44.12%) CMS
6 14 (41.18%) OO
6 14 (41.18%) Git (software)
7 13 (38.24%) WordPress
7 13 (38.24%) Marketing
8 11 (32.35%) OO PHP
9 10 (29.41%) Degree
10 8 (23.53%) WF
10 8 (23.53%) Online Marketing
10 8 (23.53%) Linux
10 8 (23.53%) MySQL
10 8 (23.53%) BBC
10 8 (23.53%) NHS
11 7 (20.59%) Eclipse
11 7 (20.59%) MVC
11 7 (20.59%) J2EE
11 7 (20.59%) Java
11 7 (20.59%) JSP
11 7 (20.59%) Subversion
12 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
12 6 (17.65%) ExpressionEngine
12 6 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
12 6 (17.65%) XML
12 6 (17.65%) SQL
12 6 (17.65%) .NET
13 5 (14.71%) XSLT

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 15 (44.12%) CMS
2 13 (38.24%) WordPress
3 6 (17.65%) ExpressionEngine
4 4 (11.76%) Tomcat
5 2 (5.88%) Apache
6 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Photoshop
1 4 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Magento
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.94%) Siebel Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) MySQL
2 5 (14.71%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) OLAP
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.94%) Essbase
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (41.18%) Git (software)
2 7 (20.59%) Eclipse
2 7 (20.59%) Subversion
3 2 (5.88%) Maven
3 2 (5.88%) Ant
3 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (38.24%) Marketing
2 5 (14.71%) Automotive
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (67.65%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Junior
2 8 (23.53%) Junior Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Graphic Designer
3 5 (14.71%) Designer
3 5 (14.71%) Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Technical Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Web Developer
4 3 (8.82%) .NET Developer
4 3 (8.82%) WordPress Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Magento Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Specialist
6 1 (2.94%) Web Designer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (67.65%) HTML
2 19 (55.88%) jQuery
3 8 (23.53%) WF
4 7 (20.59%) JSP
4 7 (20.59%) J2EE
5 6 (17.65%) .NET
5 6 (17.65%) XML
6 5 (14.71%) XSLT
6 5 (14.71%) Spring
6 5 (14.71%) Servlets
6 5 (14.71%) Spring MVC
7 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
8 3 (8.82%) Sass
8 3 (8.82%) OOCSS
9 2 (5.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (5.88%) REST
9 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
9 2 (5.88%) JSTL
9 2 (5.88%) WCF
9 2 (5.88%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) NHS
1 8 (23.53%) BBC
2 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 4 (11.76%) Open Source
4 1 (2.94%) Social Media
4 1 (2.94%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) UNIX
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) OO
2 11 (32.35%) OO PHP
3 8 (23.53%) Online Marketing
4 7 (20.59%) MVC
5 6 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (14.71%) SEO
6 5 (14.71%) Web Design
7 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
7 4 (11.76%) Email Marketing
7 4 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (8.82%) Graceful Degradation
8 3 (8.82%) Web Development
8 3 (8.82%) Progressive Enhancement
9 2 (5.88%) Logistics
10 1 (2.94%) ERP
10 1 (2.94%) ETL
10 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (2.94%) Kimball Methodology
10 1 (2.94%) Analytics
10 1 (2.94%) Inmon Methodology
Programming Languages
1 24 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 17 (50.00%) PHP
3 7 (20.59%) Java
4 6 (17.65%) SQL
5 5 (14.71%) XPath
6 4 (11.76%) C#
7 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Alterian
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (2.94%) Siebel
3 1 (2.94%) Adobe
3 1 (2.94%) Informatica
3 1 (2.94%) JD Edwards