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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 19 9 17
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs citing CSS 17 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 8.25% 10.95% 6.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 47.22% 48.39% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 11
Average salary £70,000 £20,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+241.46% -54.44%
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
36 31 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 17.48% 22.63% 18.84%
Number of salaries quoted 31 10 40
Average salary £67,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £51,500 £42,500
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 31 July 2015.

CSS Salary Histogram in the Midlands

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 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 23 (95.83%) HTML
2 21 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 17 (70.83%) XML
3 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
5 13 (54.17%) MS Excel
5 13 (54.17%) jQuery
6 9 (37.50%) SOA
6 9 (37.50%) MVC
6 9 (37.50%) UML
6 9 (37.50%) Java
6 9 (37.50%) Oracle
7 8 (33.33%) SOAP
7 8 (33.33%) SQL
7 8 (33.33%) XSLT
7 8 (33.33%) CRM
7 8 (33.33%) MS Visio
7 8 (33.33%) IVR
7 8 (33.33%) KANA
7 8 (33.33%) CTI
7 8 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
7 8 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 8 (33.33%) JSON
7 8 (33.33%) Product Management
7 8 (33.33%) REST
7 8 (33.33%) User Stories
7 8 (33.33%) Coaching
7 8 (33.33%) Software Delivery
7 8 (33.33%) SDLC

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 5 (20.83%) Apache Solr
2 4 (16.67%) WordPress
3 2 (8.33%) CMS
3 2 (8.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (54.17%) MS Excel
2 8 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 8 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (16.67%) Photoshop
4 2 (8.33%) InDesign
5 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (16.67%) Liquibase
2 4 (16.67%) Subversion
2 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
1 5 (20.83%) Marketing
2 2 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Web Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Solutions Designer
3 8 (33.33%) Designer
4 6 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (8.33%) ServiceNow Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Java Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (95.83%) HTML
2 17 (70.83%) XML
3 13 (54.17%) jQuery
4 8 (33.33%) JSON
4 8 (33.33%) REST
4 8 (33.33%) XSLT
4 8 (33.33%) SOAP
5 6 (25.00%) Flash
6 5 (20.83%) Web Services
6 5 (20.83%) .NET
6 5 (20.83%) CSS3
6 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
7 4 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 4 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
8 2 (8.33%) HTML5
9 1 (4.17%) J2EE
9 1 (4.17%) Lucene
9 1 (4.17%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) IVR
2 5 (20.83%) Mobile App
2 5 (20.83%) Graphic Design
2 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Photography
3 2 (8.33%) FMCG
3 2 (8.33%) Social Media
3 2 (8.33%) Digital Media
3 2 (8.33%) User Experience
3 2 (8.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) UML
2 9 (37.50%) SOA
2 9 (37.50%) MVC
3 8 (33.33%) CRM
3 8 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
3 8 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 8 (33.33%) Product Management
3 8 (33.33%) User Stories
3 8 (33.33%) Coaching
3 8 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 8 (33.33%) SDLC
4 7 (29.17%) Web Development
5 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
5 5 (20.83%) Waterfall
6 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (16.67%) Scrum
6 4 (16.67%) OOP
6 4 (16.67%) OO
7 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 9 (37.50%) Java
3 8 (33.33%) SQL
4 6 (25.00%) PHP
5 5 (20.83%) C#
5 5 (20.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (37.50%) Oracle
3 8 (33.33%) KANA
4 2 (8.33%) ServiceNow
4 2 (8.33%) Adobe
5 1 (4.17%) Sun
5 1 (4.17%) ATG
5 1 (4.17%) Endeca
5 1 (4.17%) hybris