The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 6 16 33
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +17
Permanent jobs citing CSS 15 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 11.11% 6.87% 3.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.00% 37.04% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 7
Average salary £20,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.44% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
30 54 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 22.22% 18.56% 18.93%
Number of salaries quoted 10 39 26
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £29,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
CSS
England

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
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CSS across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

CSS Salary Histogram in the Midlands

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 27 (71.05%) HTML
2 26 (68.42%) JavaScript
3 20 (52.63%) jQuery
4 17 (44.74%) PHP
5 15 (39.47%) CMS
5 15 (39.47%) Git (software)
6 14 (36.84%) Marketing
6 14 (36.84%) OO
7 13 (34.21%) WordPress
8 11 (28.95%) OO PHP
9 10 (26.32%) Degree
10 9 (23.68%) MySQL
10 9 (23.68%) XML
11 8 (21.05%) JSP
11 8 (21.05%) Linux
11 8 (21.05%) .NET
11 8 (21.05%) J2EE
11 8 (21.05%) Java
11 8 (21.05%) SQL
11 8 (21.05%) Eclipse
11 8 (21.05%) NHS
11 8 (21.05%) BBC
11 8 (21.05%) MVC
11 8 (21.05%) WF
11 8 (21.05%) Subversion
11 8 (21.05%) Online Marketing
12 6 (15.79%) ExpressionEngine
12 6 (15.79%) MongoDB
12 6 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
12 6 (15.79%) Spring

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (39.47%) CMS
2 13 (34.21%) WordPress
3 6 (15.79%) ExpressionEngine
4 4 (10.53%) Tomcat
5 2 (5.26%) Apache
6 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Photoshop
1 4 (10.53%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Magento
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.63%) Siebel Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) MySQL
2 6 (15.79%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.63%) OLAP
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.63%) Essbase
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 15 (39.47%) Git (software)
2 8 (21.05%) Eclipse
2 8 (21.05%) Subversion
3 2 (5.26%) Maven
3 2 (5.26%) Ant
3 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (36.84%) Marketing
2 5 (13.16%) Automotive
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (65.79%) Developer
2 8 (21.05%) Junior
2 8 (21.05%) Junior Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Architect
3 6 (15.79%) Technical Architect
4 5 (13.16%) .NET Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Graphic Designer
4 5 (13.16%) Designer
5 3 (7.89%) WordPress Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Magento Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.26%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Web Designer
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence Specialist
7 1 (2.63%) Graduate
7 1 (2.63%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (71.05%) HTML
2 20 (52.63%) jQuery
3 9 (23.68%) XML
4 8 (21.05%) JSP
4 8 (21.05%) .NET
4 8 (21.05%) J2EE
4 8 (21.05%) WF
5 6 (15.79%) Spring
5 6 (15.79%) Spring MVC
5 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
5 6 (15.79%) Servlets
5 6 (15.79%) XSLT
6 3 (7.89%) Web Services
6 3 (7.89%) Sass
6 3 (7.89%) OOCSS
7 2 (5.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (5.26%) REST
7 2 (5.26%) WCF
7 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.26%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) NHS
1 8 (21.05%) BBC
2 6 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.53%) Open Source
4 2 (5.26%) Social Media
4 2 (5.26%) Digital Media
4 2 (5.26%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Linux
2 3 (7.89%) Windows
3 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) OO
2 11 (28.95%) OO PHP
3 8 (21.05%) MVC
3 8 (21.05%) Online Marketing
4 6 (15.79%) SEO
4 6 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (13.16%) Web Design
5 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
5 5 (13.16%) Email Marketing
5 5 (13.16%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (7.89%) Web Development
6 3 (7.89%) Progressive Enhancement
6 3 (7.89%) Graceful Degradation
7 2 (5.26%) Analytics
7 2 (5.26%) Logistics
7 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.63%) Content Management
8 1 (2.63%) ERP
8 1 (2.63%) ETL
8 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) JavaScript
2 17 (44.74%) PHP
3 8 (21.05%) Java
3 8 (21.05%) SQL
4 6 (15.79%) XPath
4 6 (15.79%) C#
5 3 (7.89%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Alterian
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (2.63%) Siebel
3 1 (2.63%) Adobe
3 1 (2.63%) Informatica
3 1 (2.63%) JD Edwards