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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 19 10 20
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Permanent jobs citing CSS 13 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 6.81% 9.15% 4.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.33% 54.17% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 6
Average salary £44,000 £29,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.72% -35.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £41,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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
30 24 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 15.71% 16.90% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 32
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
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 1 July 2015.

CSS Salary Histogram in the Midlands

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 25 (96.15%) HTML
2 22 (84.62%) JavaScript
3 20 (76.92%) jQuery
4 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (46.15%) PHP
5 12 (46.15%) XML
6 11 (42.31%) Web Development
7 10 (38.46%) Marketing
7 10 (38.46%) Flash
8 9 (34.62%) E-Commerce
8 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
8 9 (34.62%) Photoshop
8 9 (34.62%) MVC
8 9 (34.62%) SEO
8 9 (34.62%) WordPress
9 8 (30.77%) Social Media
9 8 (30.77%) Analytics
9 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
10 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (26.92%) CSS3
10 7 (26.92%) Degree
11 6 (23.08%) Photography
11 6 (23.08%) Magento
11 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (23.08%) Umbraco
11 6 (23.08%) AngularJS
11 6 (23.08%) User Experience
11 6 (23.08%) Adobe
11 6 (23.08%) Workflow
11 6 (23.08%) CMS

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 9 (34.62%) WordPress
2 6 (23.08%) CMS
2 6 (23.08%) Umbraco
3 5 (19.23%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Photoshop
2 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
3 6 (23.08%) InDesign
4 3 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
5 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (15.38%) MySQL
3 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Dreamweaver
2 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (15.38%) Liquibase
3 4 (15.38%) Subversion
3 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (38.46%) Marketing
2 6 (23.08%) Advertising
3 5 (19.23%) Finance
4 2 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) Web Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Front-End Web Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Designer
5 3 (11.54%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (7.69%) Lead Developer
6 2 (7.69%) PHP Developer
6 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Lead PHP Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (96.15%) HTML
2 20 (76.92%) jQuery
3 12 (46.15%) XML
4 10 (38.46%) Flash
5 7 (26.92%) CSS3
6 6 (23.08%) AngularJS
7 5 (19.23%) HTML5
7 5 (19.23%) REST
7 5 (19.23%) Web Services
7 5 (19.23%) JSON
7 5 (19.23%) .NET
7 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
8 4 (15.38%) CodeIgniter
9 3 (11.54%) SOAP
9 3 (11.54%) XSLT
10 2 (7.69%) Ajax
11 1 (3.85%) Lucene
11 1 (3.85%) JSF
11 1 (3.85%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Social Media
2 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (23.08%) User Experience
3 6 (23.08%) Statistics
3 6 (23.08%) Photography
4 5 (19.23%) Graphic Design
4 5 (19.23%) Mobile App
5 3 (11.54%) IVR
5 3 (11.54%) Digital Media
5 3 (11.54%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) Web Development
3 9 (34.62%) E-Commerce
3 9 (34.62%) MVC
3 9 (34.62%) SEO
4 8 (30.77%) Analytics
5 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (23.08%) Workflow
5 6 (23.08%) Scrum
5 6 (23.08%) Web Design
5 6 (23.08%) Content Management
6 5 (19.23%) CRM
6 5 (19.23%) Waterfall
6 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
7 4 (15.38%) SOA
7 4 (15.38%) UML
7 4 (15.38%) OOP
7 4 (15.38%) OO
8 3 (11.54%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (11.54%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 12 (46.15%) PHP
3 5 (19.23%) C#
3 5 (19.23%) VB.NET
4 4 (15.38%) Java
5 3 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) Adobe
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle
4 3 (11.54%) KANA
5 2 (7.69%) Google
6 1 (3.85%) hybris
6 1 (3.85%) Endeca
6 1 (3.85%) Sun
6 1 (3.85%) ATG