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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 14 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing CSS 6 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 5.08% 6.32% 8.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.22% 40.00% 27.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 15
Average salary - £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
27 40 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 22.88% 15.81% 29.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 37
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 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 23 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 14 (66.67%) CMS
2 13 (61.90%) WordPress
3 12 (57.14%) HTML
4 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
4 11 (52.38%) PHP
5 10 (47.62%) Degree
5 10 (47.62%) Git (software)
6 8 (38.10%) OO
7 7 (33.33%) Marketing
7 7 (33.33%) jQuery
8 6 (28.57%) ExpressionEngine
8 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
8 6 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (23.81%) OO PHP
9 5 (23.81%) SEO
9 5 (23.81%) Web Design
10 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
10 4 (19.05%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (19.05%) Photoshop
10 4 (19.05%) User Experience
10 4 (19.05%) Email Marketing
10 4 (19.05%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (19.05%) Open Source
11 3 (14.29%) Progressive Enhancement
11 3 (14.29%) Sass
11 3 (14.29%) Graceful Degradation
11 3 (14.29%) OOCSS
11 3 (14.29%) Magento
11 3 (14.29%) SQL
11 3 (14.29%) .NET

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 14 (66.67%) CMS
2 13 (61.90%) WordPress
3 6 (28.57%) ExpressionEngine
4 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
5 1 (4.76%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Photoshop
1 4 (19.05%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Magento
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.76%) Siebel Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) OLAP
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) Essbase
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
2 2 (9.52%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) Maven
3 1 (4.76%) Ant
General
1 7 (33.33%) Marketing
2 3 (14.29%) Automotive
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Graphic Designer
2 5 (23.81%) Designer
3 3 (14.29%) WordPress Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Magento Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Junior Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Junior
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Web Designer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) HTML
2 7 (33.33%) jQuery
3 3 (14.29%) Sass
3 3 (14.29%) OOCSS
3 3 (14.29%) .NET
4 2 (9.52%) J2EE
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
4 2 (9.52%) JSP
4 2 (9.52%) XML
4 2 (9.52%) WF
5 1 (4.76%) HTML5
5 1 (4.76%) REST
5 1 (4.76%) CSS3
5 1 (4.76%) XSLT
5 1 (4.76%) Spring
5 1 (4.76%) JSTL
5 1 (4.76%) Spring MVC
5 1 (4.76%) Servlets
5 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 4 (19.05%) Open Source
2 4 (19.05%) User Experience
3 2 (9.52%) NHS
3 2 (9.52%) BBC
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Social Media
4 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) UNIX
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) OO
2 6 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (23.81%) SEO
3 5 (23.81%) Web Design
3 5 (23.81%) OO PHP
4 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
4 4 (19.05%) Email Marketing
4 4 (19.05%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (14.29%) Graceful Degradation
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (14.29%) Progressive Enhancement
6 2 (9.52%) Online Marketing
7 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.76%) Data Architecture
7 1 (4.76%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (4.76%) Analytics
7 1 (4.76%) Inmon Methodology
7 1 (4.76%) Web Development
7 1 (4.76%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
1 11 (52.38%) PHP
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) C#
3 2 (9.52%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.76%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle
1 1 (4.76%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (4.76%) Siebel
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe
1 1 (4.76%) Informatica
1 1 (4.76%) JD Edwards
1 1 (4.76%) Alterian