The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 14 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing CSS 14473 13165 13082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.44% 12.38% 11.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.72% 31.33% 27.55%
Number of salaries quoted 12298 11703 11942
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
44238 42026 47482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.01% 39.51% 40.64%
Number of salaries quoted 37202 36393 41776
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CSS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CSS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CSS within the UK.

CSS Salary Trend in the UK

CSS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CSS over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 within the UK.

CSS Salary Histogram in the UK

CSS
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +1 13590 £40,000 +3.89% 1860
London -1 5218 £47,500 +5.55% 661
South East 0 3091 £38,500 +2.66% 304
North West -1 1201 £35,000 +7.69% 239
City of London 0 1177 £50,000 +5.26% 211
South West +2 963 £35,000 +7.69% 126
East of England -4 866 £39,420 +12.62% 121
Yorkshire +6 832 £35,000 +11.11% 164
West Midlands +1 736 £35,000 - 87
Manchester -3 709 £35,000 +7.69% 146
Surrey -3 665 £42,500 +10.38% 56
Hampshire +4 626 £35,000 - 64
East Midlands +1 596 £35,000 +7.69% 113
Berkshire -5 528 £40,000 - 41
Scotland +10 451 £37,500 +7.14% 83
West Yorkshire 0 410 £35,000 +11.11% 90
East Sussex -2 351 £37,500 +7.14% 30
Cambridgeshire -2 323 £37,500 -6.25% 44
Brighton -3 319 £37,500 +7.14% 25
Oxfordshire +4 298 £35,000 - 28
Leeds -3 284 £37,500 +20.96% 46
Buckinghamshire +1 272 £35,000 -9.67% 39
Glasgow +20 259 £36,250 -3.33% 44
Cheshire -1 252 £35,000 +7.69% 51
Birmingham +6 239 £35,000 -6.66% 34
Cambridge -2 239 £37,500 -6.25% 27
Nottinghamshire +6 237 £35,000 +16.66% 26
Hertfordshire -4 237 £42,500 +18.05% 30
Bristol +5 230 £35,000 +16.66% 32
North Yorkshire +7 228 £37,500 +7.14% 36

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 28179 (95.06%) HTML
2 24046 (81.12%) JavaScript
3 13719 (46.28%) jQuery
4 12675 (42.76%) .NET
5 11189 (37.74%) C#
6 10228 (34.50%) HTML5
7 9836 (33.18%) ASP.NET
8 9726 (32.81%) MVC
9 8724 (29.43%) SQL
10 8327 (28.09%) SQL Server
11 7689 (25.94%) CSS3
12 7063 (23.83%) PHP
13 6062 (20.45%) XML
14 5517 (18.61%) MySQL
15 5485 (18.50%) Java
16 5436 (18.34%) OO
17 5417 (18.27%) Agile Software Development
18 5335 (18.00%) Ajax
19 4792 (16.17%) TDD
20 4391 (14.81%) Web Services
21 4308 (14.53%) Web Development
22 4305 (14.52%) Degree
23 4241 (14.31%) Microsoft
24 4144 (13.98%) ASP.NET MVC
25 4137 (13.96%) E-Commerce
26 3884 (13.10%) Scrum
27 3529 (11.90%) Git (software)
28 3424 (11.55%) .NET Framework
29 3169 (10.69%) Linux
30 3132 (10.57%) Finance

CSS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 2821 (9.52%) CMS
2 1632 (5.51%) Node.js
3 1586 (5.35%) Apache
4 1527 (5.15%) SharePoint
5 1492 (5.03%) WordPress
6 1333 (4.50%) IIS
7 1177 (3.97%) Drupal
8 922 (3.11%) Tomcat
9 688 (2.32%) Umbraco
10 450 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
11 447 (1.51%) SharePoint 2010
12 407 (1.37%) WebSphere
13 349 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
14 322 (1.09%) Joomla!
15 230 (0.78%) nginx
16 210 (0.71%) Apache Solr
17 198 (0.67%) WebLogic
18 190 (0.64%) Confluence
19 177 (0.60%) Adobe CQ
20 172 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2475 (8.35%) Photoshop
2 1853 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 1201 (4.05%) Adobe Illustrator
4 341 (1.15%) MS Office
5 297 (1.00%) Fireworks
6 282 (0.95%) InDesign
7 150 (0.51%) InfoPath
8 147 (0.50%) MS Visio
9 131 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
10 106 (0.36%) OmniGraffle
11 104 (0.35%) Adobe After Effects
12 78 (0.26%) MS Project
13 56 (0.19%) Acrobat
14 30 (0.10%) FrameMaker
15 29 (0.098%) RoboHelp
16 18 (0.061%) XMetaL
17 16 (0.054%) GIMP
18 14 (0.047%) Adobe Premiere
19 11 (0.037%) ImageReady
20 10 (0.034%) Maya
Business Applications
1 778 (2.62%) Magento
2 352 (1.19%) Google Analytics
3 184 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
4 101 (0.34%) WebTrends
5 65 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
6 56 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
7 39 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 35 (0.12%) Shopify
9 32 (0.11%) osCommerce
10 30 (0.10%) SiteCatalyst
11 29 (0.098%) Oracle CRM
12 27 (0.091%) Dynamics NAV
13 21 (0.071%) INSURE/90
14 15 (0.051%) Oracle Cash Management
15 13 (0.044%) Markit EDM
15 13 (0.044%) Cognos Business Intelligence
16 12 (0.040%) Tridion
17 10 (0.034%) Remedy ITSM
18 9 (0.030%) Pivotal CRM
19 8 (0.027%) Optimost
Cloud Services
1 671 (2.26%) SaaS
2 495 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 428 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
4 274 (0.92%) GitHub
5 119 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
6 112 (0.38%) Office 365
7 100 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
8 60 (0.20%) Trello
9 50 (0.17%) Amazon S3
9 50 (0.17%) PaaS
10 42 (0.14%) Joyent
11 37 (0.12%) Heroku
12 36 (0.12%) Basecamp
13 34 (0.11%) Force.com
14 29 (0.098%) IaaS
15 20 (0.067%) Google App Engine
16 19 (0.064%) Google Apps
17 17 (0.057%) MailChimp
17 17 (0.057%) Rackspace Cloud
18 10 (0.034%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 1210 (4.08%) Internet
2 962 (3.25%) HTTP
3 464 (1.57%) Intranet
4 219 (0.74%) TCP/IP
5 218 (0.74%) DNS
6 160 (0.54%) SSL
7 152 (0.51%) Firewall
8 114 (0.38%) LDAP
9 112 (0.38%) Extranet
9 112 (0.38%) SSH
10 92 (0.31%) SMTP
11 88 (0.30%) SAN
12 77 (0.26%) VPN
13 73 (0.25%) FTP
14 69 (0.23%) SNMP
15 54 (0.18%) Broadband
16 53 (0.18%) CTI
17 41 (0.14%) LAN
18 40 (0.13%) Wireless
19 37 (0.12%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8327 (28.09%) SQL Server
2 5517 (18.61%) MySQL
3 1702 (5.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 1569 (5.29%) Relational Database
5 882 (2.98%) SQL Server 2012
6 841 (2.84%) SQL Server 2005
7 776 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 707 (2.38%) MongoDB
9 665 (2.24%) NoSQL
10 658 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 655 (2.21%) RDBMS
12 506 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
13 492 (1.66%) Big Data
14 334 (1.13%) Oracle Database
15 249 (0.84%) RavenDB
16 239 (0.81%) Hadoop
17 199 (0.67%) Redis
18 171 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 167 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
20 130 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3529 (11.90%) Git (software)
2 2578 (8.70%) Subversion
3 2490 (8.40%) Visual Studio
4 1277 (4.31%) Team Foundation Server
5 894 (3.02%) NUnit
6 714 (2.41%) Eclipse
7 709 (2.39%) Selenium
8 655 (2.21%) JIRA
9 644 (2.17%) JUnit
10 602 (2.03%) Maven
11 553 (1.87%) Jenkins
12 509 (1.72%) Dreamweaver
13 491 (1.66%) Jasmine
14 457 (1.54%) Ant
15 450 (1.52%) Rhino Mocks
16 389 (1.31%) Cucumber
17 368 (1.24%) TeamCity
18 367 (1.24%) Grunt
19 342 (1.15%) Moq
20 268 (0.90%) Axure RP
General
1 3132 (10.57%) Finance
2 2887 (9.74%) Marketing
3 1291 (4.36%) Retail
4 945 (3.19%) Advertising
5 919 (3.10%) Games
6 604 (2.04%) Banking
7 554 (1.87%) Publishing
8 505 (1.70%) Telecoms
9 270 (0.91%) Back Office
10 222 (0.75%) Law
11 221 (0.75%) Legal
12 206 (0.69%) Automotive
13 196 (0.66%) Manufacturing
14 136 (0.46%) Multimedia
15 130 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
16 119 (0.40%) Financial Institution
17 109 (0.37%) Investment Banking
18 88 (0.30%) Front Office
19 87 (0.29%) Electronics
20 72 (0.24%) French Language
Job Titles
1 23729 (80.05%) Developer
2 5479 (18.48%) .NET Developer
3 5335 (18.00%) Web Developer
4 3971 (13.40%) Senior Developer
5 3405 (11.49%) Front-End Developer
6 3395 (11.45%) C# Developer
7 3058 (10.32%) PHP Developer
8 2649 (8.94%) C# .NET Developer
9 2007 (6.77%) ASP.NET Developer
10 1816 (6.13%) Java Developer
11 1807 (6.10%) Software Developer
12 1755 (5.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 1669 (5.63%) Designer
14 1267 (4.27%) Junior
15 1134 (3.83%) Junior Developer
16 1085 (3.66%) Senior .NET Developer
17 1048 (3.54%) JavaScript Developer
18 959 (3.24%) Analyst
19 883 (2.98%) Programmer
20 871 (2.94%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28179 (95.06%) HTML
2 13719 (46.28%) jQuery
3 12675 (42.76%) .NET
4 10228 (34.50%) HTML5
5 9836 (33.18%) ASP.NET
6 7689 (25.94%) CSS3
7 6062 (20.45%) XML
8 5335 (18.00%) Ajax
9 4391 (14.81%) Web Services
10 4144 (13.98%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3424 (11.55%) .NET Framework
12 2815 (9.50%) AngularJS
13 2658 (8.97%) XHTML
14 2512 (8.47%) WCF
15 2375 (8.01%) JSON
16 2134 (7.20%) Backbone.js
17 1808 (6.10%) SOAP
18 1752 (5.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 1729 (5.83%) Spring
20 1660 (5.60%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2219 (7.49%) Computer Science
2 1808 (6.10%) Mobile App
3 1338 (4.51%) Open Source
4 869 (2.93%) Social Media
5 541 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
6 466 (1.57%) W3C
7 430 (1.45%) Digital Media
7 430 (1.45%) Mathematics
8 395 (1.33%) N-Tier
9 388 (1.31%) Visualisation
10 343 (1.16%) Graphic Design
11 306 (1.03%) Client/Server
12 267 (0.90%) iPhone
13 266 (0.90%) Management Information System
14 249 (0.84%) iPad
15 239 (0.81%) Inversion of Control
16 224 (0.76%) Animation
17 216 (0.73%) Blog
18 181 (0.61%) E-Learning
19 151 (0.51%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 3169 (10.69%) Linux
2 2276 (7.68%) Windows
3 1673 (5.64%) Android
4 1512 (5.10%) Apple iOS
5 877 (2.96%) UNIX
6 167 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 155 (0.52%) Windows Phone
8 142 (0.48%) CentOS
9 133 (0.45%) Ubuntu
10 129 (0.44%) Windows 8
11 101 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
12 100 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 98 (0.33%) Mac OS X
14 91 (0.31%) Solaris
15 63 (0.21%) Windows 7
16 61 (0.21%) Debian
17 55 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
18 45 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
18 45 (0.15%) AIX
18 45 (0.15%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9726 (32.81%) MVC
2 5436 (18.34%) OO
3 5417 (18.27%) Agile Software Development
4 4792 (16.17%) TDD
5 4308 (14.53%) Web Development
6 4137 (13.96%) E-Commerce
7 3884 (13.10%) Scrum
8 2670 (9.01%) Software Engineering
9 2529 (8.53%) OOP
10 1980 (6.68%) Unit Testing
11 1918 (6.47%) Responsive Web Design
12 1775 (5.99%) Continuous Integration
13 1491 (5.03%) Web Design
14 1472 (4.97%) BDD
15 1421 (4.79%) SEO
16 1124 (3.79%) SOA
17 1093 (3.69%) Content Management
18 1047 (3.53%) Project Management
19 984 (3.32%) Analytics
20 943 (3.18%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 24046 (81.12%) JavaScript
2 11189 (37.74%) C#
3 8724 (29.43%) SQL
4 7063 (23.83%) PHP
5 5485 (18.50%) Java
6 2047 (6.91%) T-SQL
7 1877 (6.33%) VB.NET
8 1345 (4.54%) Ruby
9 1344 (4.53%) Python
10 1213 (4.09%) PHP5
11 888 (3.00%) C++
12 712 (2.40%) VB
13 608 (2.05%) Perl
14 435 (1.47%) C
15 431 (1.45%) Objective-C
16 329 (1.11%) PL/SQL
17 324 (1.09%) ActionScript
18 261 (0.88%) Scala
19 247 (0.83%) PowerShell
20 245 (0.83%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4305 (14.52%) Degree
2 513 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 212 (0.72%) MCSD
4 203 (0.68%) Security Cleared
5 152 (0.51%) MCP
6 131 (0.44%) MCTS
7 113 (0.38%) MCAD
8 98 (0.33%) SC Cleared
9 71 (0.24%) ISEB
10 66 (0.22%) HND
11 60 (0.20%) PhD
12 43 (0.15%) MCSE
13 34 (0.11%) ISTQB
14 29 (0.098%) ITIL Certification
15 26 (0.088%) Cisco Certification
16 24 (0.081%) MBA
16 24 (0.081%) MCPD
17 21 (0.071%) MCITP
18 18 (0.061%) CCNP
19 16 (0.054%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1173 (3.96%) QA
2 255 (0.86%) ISO 9001
3 139 (0.47%) SLA
4 119 (0.40%) WCAG
5 93 (0.31%) WAI
6 21 (0.071%) PCI DSS
7 17 (0.057%) GAMP
7 17 (0.057%) HL7
8 9 (0.030%) TickIT
9 4 (0.013%) ISO 14001
9 4 (0.013%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (0.013%) Basel III
9 4 (0.013%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.010%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.007%) Solvency II
12 1 (0.003%) Section 508
System Software
1 171 (0.58%) Active Directory
2 94 (0.32%) Varnish
3 89 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (0.094%) Hyper-V
5 26 (0.088%) Squid
6 20 (0.067%) Shibboleth
7 13 (0.044%) Samba
8 12 (0.040%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (0.037%) Docker
9 11 (0.037%) NFS
10 8 (0.027%) vSphere
10 8 (0.027%) IAG
11 7 (0.024%) VMware ESX
12 5 (0.017%) XenApp
13 4 (0.013%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (0.013%) VirtualBox
14 3 (0.010%) Tivoli Directory Server
14 3 (0.010%) Gluster
14 3 (0.010%) vCloud
14 3 (0.010%) KVM
Systems Management
1 201 (0.68%) Puppet
2 168 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
3 56 (0.19%) Vagrant
4 51 (0.17%) Capistrano
5 38 (0.13%) Plesk
6 34 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 30 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
8 28 (0.094%) YUM
8 28 (0.094%) Ansible
9 19 (0.064%) Nagios
10 13 (0.044%) HAProxy
11 10 (0.034%) SCVMM
11 10 (0.034%) ZABBIX
12 8 (0.027%) OpenSSO
13 7 (0.024%) Business Desktop Deployment
14 6 (0.020%) Zenoss
15 5 (0.017%) Hyperic
15 5 (0.017%) SAP Afaria
15 5 (0.017%) FortiGate
15 5 (0.017%) Opsview
Vendors
1 4241 (14.31%) Microsoft
2 1994 (6.73%) Adobe
3 1943 (6.55%) Oracle
4 1329 (4.48%) Zend
5 986 (3.33%) Google
6 547 (1.85%) Facebook
7 525 (1.77%) Twitter
8 449 (1.51%) Sitecore
9 430 (1.45%) JBoss
10 269 (0.91%) SAP
11 229 (0.77%) IBM
12 215 (0.73%) EPiServer
13 211 (0.71%) hybris
14 177 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
15 155 (0.52%) Red Hat
16 148 (0.50%) VMware
17 146 (0.49%) Telerik
18 142 (0.48%) Sencha
19 127 (0.43%) Xamarin
20 122 (0.41%) Endeca
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