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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 15 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing CSS 14365 14218 13937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.83% 12.98% 12.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.77% 31.69% 28.61%
Number of salaries quoted 12632 12281 12712
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 £26,500 £26,175 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
41311 44859 48721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.89% 40.97% 42.19%
Number of salaries quoted 35589 37930 43357
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 0 13426 £40,000 +5.26% 1727
London 0 4522 £50,000 +11.11% 537
South East -1 2913 £37,500 +4.16% 352
North West 0 1343 £35,000 +7.69% 213
South West +1 1145 £35,000 +5.26% 155
City of London -3 978 £50,000 +11.11% 184
East of England -2 958 £38,000 +8.57% 113
Yorkshire +5 953 £35,000 +7.69% 161
Manchester +2 853 £35,000 +7.69% 134
West Midlands 0 806 £37,500 +15.38% 87
Hampshire -2 658 £35,000 +7.69% 102
East Midlands +2 649 £35,000 - 66
West Yorkshire +1 537 £37,500 +15.38% 86
Surrey -3 513 £45,000 +20.00% 33
Berkshire -6 497 £40,000 - 54
Scotland -2 405 £36,000 -10.00% 66
Leeds +3 368 £37,500 +15.38% 44
Cambridgeshire -1 347 £38,000 +8.57% 39
Oxfordshire +3 331 £35,000 +7.69% 60
East Sussex +2 320 £35,000 - 36
Brighton +2 295 £35,000 - 32
Nottinghamshire +6 274 £35,000 +7.69% 23
Cambridge -2 269 £37,500 +7.14% 31
Bristol +1 268 £36,000 +2.85% 39
Cheshire +1 264 £40,000 +14.28% 45
Birmingham +4 254 £38,500 +18.46% 29
Hertfordshire -2 252 £40,000 +2.56% 37
Nottingham +1 221 £35,000 +7.69% 19
North Yorkshire +4 212 £33,500 -4.28% 42
Glasgow +1 196 £38,000 -5.00% 29

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 27150 (94.85%) HTML
2 23612 (82.49%) JavaScript
3 13708 (47.89%) jQuery
4 12356 (43.17%) .NET
5 11251 (39.31%) C#
6 10277 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
7 10245 (35.79%) MVC
8 10233 (35.75%) HTML5
9 9530 (33.29%) ASP.NET
10 8678 (30.32%) SQL
11 8196 (28.63%) SQL Server
12 7579 (26.48%) CSS3
13 7149 (24.98%) PHP
14 5498 (19.21%) XML
15 5313 (18.56%) MySQL
16 5232 (18.28%) OO
17 4978 (17.39%) Ajax
18 4893 (17.09%) Java
19 4680 (16.35%) TDD
20 4345 (15.18%) Web Services
21 4268 (14.91%) ASP.NET MVC
22 4148 (14.49%) Microsoft
23 4009 (14.01%) Web Development
24 3995 (13.96%) Git (software)
25 3976 (13.89%) Degree
26 3740 (13.07%) Scrum
27 3688 (12.88%) E-Commerce
28 3599 (12.57%) AngularJS
29 3529 (12.33%) User Experience
30 3470 (12.12%) .NET Framework

CSS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2716 (9.49%) CMS
2 1644 (5.74%) WordPress
3 1577 (5.51%) Node.js
4 1450 (5.07%) SharePoint
5 1365 (4.77%) IIS
6 1316 (4.60%) Apache
7 1193 (4.17%) Drupal
8 787 (2.75%) Tomcat
9 730 (2.55%) Umbraco
10 460 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
11 438 (1.53%) SharePoint 2010
12 435 (1.52%) JBoss
13 369 (1.29%) WebSphere
14 359 (1.25%) Joomla!
15 343 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
16 291 (1.02%) nginx
17 259 (0.90%) Confluence
18 249 (0.87%) WebLogic
19 240 (0.84%) Apache Solr
20 153 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2270 (7.93%) Photoshop
2 1904 (6.65%) MS Excel
3 1061 (3.71%) Adobe Illustrator
4 507 (1.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 363 (1.27%) MS Office
6 300 (1.05%) Fireworks
7 234 (0.82%) InDesign
8 143 (0.50%) InfoPath
9 125 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
10 121 (0.42%) MS Visio
11 92 (0.32%) OmniGraffle
12 60 (0.21%) Adobe After Effects
13 49 (0.17%) MS Project
14 46 (0.16%) Acrobat
15 25 (0.087%) FrameMaker
16 21 (0.073%) RoboHelp
16 21 (0.073%) GIMP
17 20 (0.070%) PowerPivot
17 20 (0.070%) PaintShop Pro
18 16 (0.056%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 773 (2.70%) Magento
2 290 (1.01%) Google Analytics
3 183 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
4 51 (0.18%) WebTrends
5 49 (0.17%) Shopify
6 39 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 36 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
8 30 (0.10%) Tridion
9 28 (0.098%) Dynamics NAV
10 27 (0.094%) SiteCatalyst
11 25 (0.087%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 21 (0.073%) Oracle BPM
13 18 (0.063%) Oracle Cash Management
14 15 (0.052%) osCommerce
15 10 (0.035%) Oracle iRecruitment
16 9 (0.031%) Oracle EBS
17 8 (0.028%) INSURE/90
18 7 (0.024%) Sage 200
19 6 (0.021%) Oracle Payroll
19 6 (0.021%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 744 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 556 (1.94%) SaaS
3 454 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
4 300 (1.05%) GitHub
5 124 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
6 114 (0.40%) Office 365
7 112 (0.39%) Amazon S3
8 100 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
9 84 (0.29%) PaaS
10 69 (0.24%) Trello
11 38 (0.13%) Heroku
12 34 (0.12%) MailChimp
12 34 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
13 29 (0.10%) Google App Engine
14 26 (0.091%) Basecamp
15 25 (0.087%) Amazon SQS
16 21 (0.073%) Rackspace Cloud
17 14 (0.049%) Google Apps
17 14 (0.049%) Joyent
17 14 (0.049%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1122 (3.92%) Internet
2 868 (3.03%) HTTP
3 428 (1.50%) Intranet
4 193 (0.67%) TCP/IP
5 184 (0.64%) DNS
6 143 (0.50%) Firewall
7 131 (0.46%) SSH
8 118 (0.41%) Extranet
9 113 (0.39%) SSL
10 96 (0.34%) VPN
11 93 (0.32%) LAN
11 93 (0.32%) WAN
12 71 (0.25%) SMTP
12 71 (0.25%) FTP
13 70 (0.24%) Broadband
14 69 (0.24%) LDAP
14 69 (0.24%) SAN
15 60 (0.21%) Cisco PIX
16 53 (0.19%) Wireless
17 47 (0.16%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8196 (28.63%) SQL Server
2 5313 (18.56%) MySQL
3 1565 (5.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 1404 (4.91%) Relational Database
5 894 (3.12%) MongoDB
6 782 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
7 751 (2.62%) NoSQL
8 673 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 602 (2.10%) SQL Server 2005
10 556 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 548 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
12 531 (1.86%) RDBMS
13 435 (1.52%) Big Data
14 307 (1.07%) RavenDB
15 286 (1.00%) Oracle Database
16 198 (0.69%) Hadoop
17 195 (0.68%) Redis
18 187 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 151 (0.53%) DB2
20 128 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3995 (13.96%) Git (software)
2 2582 (9.02%) Subversion
3 2460 (8.59%) Visual Studio
4 1357 (4.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 988 (3.45%) NUnit
6 729 (2.55%) JIRA
7 627 (2.19%) Maven
8 612 (2.14%) Selenium
9 590 (2.06%) Jenkins
10 573 (2.00%) JUnit
11 524 (1.83%) Eclipse
12 494 (1.73%) Jasmine
13 460 (1.61%) TeamCity
14 446 (1.56%) Rhino Mocks
15 409 (1.43%) Ant
16 380 (1.33%) Dreamweaver
17 369 (1.29%) Grunt
18 310 (1.08%) Cucumber
19 294 (1.03%) Moq
20 278 (0.97%) ReSharper
General
1 2981 (10.41%) Finance
2 2714 (9.48%) Marketing
3 1302 (4.55%) Retail
4 954 (3.33%) Advertising
5 765 (2.67%) Games
6 604 (2.11%) Banking
7 566 (1.98%) Telecoms
8 423 (1.48%) Publishing
9 264 (0.92%) Back Office
10 206 (0.72%) Law
11 176 (0.61%) Manufacturing
12 173 (0.60%) Automotive
13 167 (0.58%) Legal
14 130 (0.45%) Multimedia
15 112 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
16 100 (0.35%) Investment Banking
17 99 (0.35%) French Language
18 84 (0.29%) Financial Institution
18 84 (0.29%) Electronics
19 71 (0.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 23313 (81.45%) Developer
2 5297 (18.51%) Web Developer
3 5270 (18.41%) .NET Developer
4 3931 (13.73%) Senior Developer
5 3300 (11.53%) Front-End Developer
6 3272 (11.43%) C# Developer
7 3192 (11.15%) PHP Developer
8 2556 (8.93%) C# .NET Developer
9 1812 (6.33%) ASP.NET Developer
10 1787 (6.24%) Software Developer
11 1747 (6.10%) Java Developer
12 1674 (5.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 1463 (5.11%) Designer
14 1338 (4.67%) Junior
15 1246 (4.35%) Junior Developer
16 995 (3.48%) Senior .NET Developer
17 948 (3.31%) JavaScript Developer
18 840 (2.93%) Software Engineer
19 722 (2.52%) Front-End Web Developer
20 709 (2.48%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27150 (94.85%) HTML
2 13708 (47.89%) jQuery
3 12356 (43.17%) .NET
4 10233 (35.75%) HTML5
5 9530 (33.29%) ASP.NET
6 7579 (26.48%) CSS3
7 5498 (19.21%) XML
8 4978 (17.39%) Ajax
9 4345 (15.18%) Web Services
10 4268 (14.91%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3599 (12.57%) AngularJS
12 3470 (12.12%) .NET Framework
13 2402 (8.39%) WCF
14 2396 (8.37%) JSON
15 2262 (7.90%) XHTML
16 1818 (6.35%) Backbone.js
17 1776 (6.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 1731 (6.05%) SOAP
19 1651 (5.77%) Sass
20 1611 (5.63%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3529 (12.33%) User Experience
2 1962 (6.85%) Computer Science
3 1703 (5.95%) Mobile App
4 1421 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
5 1403 (4.90%) Open Source
6 711 (2.48%) Social Media
7 471 (1.65%) W3C
8 440 (1.54%) N-Tier
9 438 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
10 417 (1.46%) Graphic Design
11 379 (1.32%) Mathematics
12 359 (1.25%) Visualisation
13 313 (1.09%) Blog
14 307 (1.07%) Client/Server
15 304 (1.06%) Digital Media
16 293 (1.02%) Management Information System
17 274 (0.96%) Algorithms
18 249 (0.87%) iPhone
19 197 (0.69%) iPad
20 186 (0.65%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2938 (10.26%) Linux
2 2383 (8.33%) Windows
3 1519 (5.31%) Android
4 1423 (4.97%) Apple iOS
5 874 (3.05%) UNIX
6 192 (0.67%) Windows 8
7 162 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 143 (0.50%) CentOS
9 139 (0.49%) Windows Phone
10 133 (0.46%) Ubuntu
11 124 (0.43%) Mac OS X
12 111 (0.39%) Windows 7
13 96 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 92 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
15 74 (0.26%) Solaris
16 58 (0.20%) Windows Phone 8
17 51 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
18 45 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
19 44 (0.15%) Fedora
20 43 (0.15%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 10277 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
2 10245 (35.79%) MVC
3 5232 (18.28%) OO
4 4680 (16.35%) TDD
5 4009 (14.01%) Web Development
6 3740 (13.07%) Scrum
7 3688 (12.88%) E-Commerce
8 2547 (8.90%) Software Engineering
9 2392 (8.36%) OOP
10 2004 (7.00%) Responsive Web Design
11 1886 (6.59%) Continuous Integration
12 1727 (6.03%) Unit Testing
13 1619 (5.66%) BDD
14 1496 (5.23%) Mentoring
15 1407 (4.92%) Web Design
16 1216 (4.25%) SEO
17 1128 (3.94%) SOA
18 1030 (3.60%) OO PHP
19 1022 (3.57%) Content Management
20 991 (3.46%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 23612 (82.49%) JavaScript
2 11251 (39.31%) C#
3 8678 (30.32%) SQL
4 7149 (24.98%) PHP
5 4893 (17.09%) Java
6 1900 (6.64%) T-SQL
7 1748 (6.11%) VB.NET
8 1338 (4.67%) PHP5
9 1250 (4.37%) Python
10 1142 (3.99%) Ruby
11 867 (3.03%) C++
12 691 (2.41%) VB
13 553 (1.93%) Perl
14 453 (1.58%) Objective-C
15 411 (1.44%) C
16 327 (1.14%) PL/SQL
17 245 (0.86%) VB6
18 241 (0.84%) ActionScript
19 225 (0.79%) PowerShell
20 202 (0.71%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3976 (13.89%) Degree
2 476 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 338 (1.18%) Security Cleared
4 237 (0.83%) SC Cleared
5 176 (0.61%) MCSD
6 74 (0.26%) MCP
7 67 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
8 61 (0.21%) ISEB
9 60 (0.21%) MCTS
10 54 (0.19%) DV Cleared
11 52 (0.18%) HND
12 51 (0.18%) PhD
13 46 (0.16%) MCPD
14 44 (0.15%) CCNA
15 43 (0.15%) CCNP
16 34 (0.12%) MCAD
16 34 (0.12%) Sun Certification
17 33 (0.12%) MCSE
18 30 (0.10%) ISTQB
19 25 (0.087%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1034 (3.61%) QA
2 236 (0.82%) ISO 9001
3 142 (0.50%) SLA
4 95 (0.33%) WCAG
5 93 (0.32%) WAI
6 30 (0.10%) PCI DSS
7 23 (0.080%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 19 (0.066%) GAMP
9 16 (0.056%) HL7
10 14 (0.049%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 6 (0.021%) ISO 14001
11 6 (0.021%) Data Quality
12 4 (0.014%) Basel III
13 2 (0.007%) ISO 8583
14 1 (0.003%) TickIT
14 1 (0.003%) DICOM
System Software
1 162 (0.57%) Active Directory
2 88 (0.31%) Varnish
3 85 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 48 (0.17%) Hyper-V
5 35 (0.12%) Firmware
6 21 (0.073%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (0.052%) Shibboleth
7 15 (0.052%) Docker
7 15 (0.052%) VMware ESX
8 11 (0.038%) IAG
9 7 (0.024%) VirtualBox
10 5 (0.017%) Samba
10 5 (0.017%) MetaFrame
10 5 (0.017%) NFS
11 3 (0.010%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (0.010%) Squid
11 3 (0.010%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 3 (0.010%) Gluster
11 3 (0.010%) LXC
12 2 (0.007%) zsh
Systems Management
1 143 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
2 142 (0.50%) Puppet
3 57 (0.20%) Vagrant
4 47 (0.16%) Capistrano
5 34 (0.12%) SCVMM
5 34 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
6 33 (0.12%) Ansible
7 27 (0.094%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 21 (0.073%) Nagios
9 20 (0.070%) yum
10 14 (0.049%) Plesk
11 13 (0.045%) ZABBIX
12 12 (0.042%) Graphite
13 11 (0.038%) cPanel
14 8 (0.028%) Opsview
15 7 (0.024%) Hyperic
16 6 (0.021%) HP UCMDB
16 6 (0.021%) HAProxy
16 6 (0.021%) Business Desktop Deployment
17 5 (0.017%) StatsD
Vendors
1 4148 (14.49%) Microsoft
2 1752 (6.12%) Oracle
3 1661 (5.80%) Adobe
4 1333 (4.66%) Zend
5 894 (3.12%) Google
6 579 (2.02%) Facebook
7 564 (1.97%) Twitter
8 425 (1.48%) Sitecore
9 271 (0.95%) IBM
10 224 (0.78%) EPiServer
11 209 (0.73%) Telerik
12 196 (0.68%) SAP
13 178 (0.62%) Xamarin
14 177 (0.62%) hybris
15 169 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
16 151 (0.53%) Endeca
17 140 (0.49%) VMware
18 139 (0.49%) Sencha
19 123 (0.43%) Apple
20 101 (0.35%) Cisco
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 2 hours ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Orpington, Kent
Stratospherec
Salary: £30k - 60k per year + exc Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + holiday etc.
Posted: 13 hours ago
Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Holiday
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newton Abbot, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £16000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum 10% bonus + pension + life + health
Posted: 14 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Medical care,
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Search Consultancy
Posted: 14 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits AND bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 35-43k
Posted: 14 hours ago