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 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 15 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing CSS 14210 13174 13178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.46% 12.37% 11.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.07% 31.14% 27.79%
Number of salaries quoted 12025 11803 11998
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 £27,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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
42972 42310 47427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.67% 39.74% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 36133 36763 41645
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 £29,000 £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 23 September 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 23 September 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 13327 £40,000 +3.89% 2089
London 0 5065 £47,500 +5.55% 700
South East 0 2879 £37,500 - 376
North West -2 1227 £35,000 +7.69% 258
City of London +1 1176 £50,000 +9.89% 222
South West +1 975 £35,000 +7.69% 134
Yorkshire +6 868 £35,000 +9.37% 231
East of England -5 827 £38,000 +5.55% 115
West Midlands -1 765 £35,000 - 106
Manchester -2 707 £35,000 +7.69% 138
Hampshire +6 665 £35,000 - 88
East Midlands +4 620 £35,000 +7.69% 121
Surrey -1 612 £42,500 +6.25% 76
Berkshire -5 509 £40,000 - 75
Scotland +10 447 £36,250 +3.57% 71
West Yorkshire -4 437 £35,000 +11.11% 115
East Sussex -2 309 £37,500 +7.14% 30
Cambridgeshire -6 290 £37,500 -6.25% 50
Brighton -4 284 £37,500 +7.14% 26
Leeds -7 281 £37,500 +17.18% 67
Birmingham +5 271 £35,250 +0.71% 30
Cheshire +2 254 £35,000 - 53
Nottinghamshire +6 253 £35,000 +16.66% 36
Glasgow +11 250 £35,000 -6.66% 31
Oxfordshire -1 244 £35,000 +2.94% 35
Buckinghamshire +1 238 £36,000 -7.69% 28
Hertfordshire -7 237 £42,500 +14.09% 28
Bristol +1 222 £35,000 +16.66% 35
North Yorkshire +5 221 £40,000 +14.28% 54
Nottingham +7 218 £35,000 +16.66% 30

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 28113 (95.00%) HTML
2 24019 (81.16%) JavaScript
3 13737 (46.42%) jQuery
4 12707 (42.94%) .NET
5 11310 (38.22%) C#
6 10439 (35.28%) Agile Software Development
7 10232 (34.58%) HTML5
8 9843 (33.26%) ASP.NET
9 9821 (33.19%) MVC
10 8781 (29.67%) SQL
11 8350 (28.22%) SQL Server
12 7661 (25.89%) CSS3
13 6971 (23.56%) PHP
14 6001 (20.28%) XML
15 5472 (18.49%) OO
16 5463 (18.46%) MySQL
17 5406 (18.27%) Java
18 5216 (17.63%) Ajax
19 4813 (16.26%) TDD
20 4407 (14.89%) Web Services
21 4280 (14.46%) Web Development
22 4277 (14.45%) Degree
23 4218 (14.25%) Microsoft
24 4176 (14.11%) ASP.NET MVC
25 4094 (13.83%) E-Commerce
26 3899 (13.18%) Scrum
27 3635 (12.28%) Git (software)
28 3599 (12.16%) User Experience
29 3478 (11.75%) .NET Framework
30 3192 (10.79%) Finance

CSS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (9.53%) CMS
2 1579 (5.34%) Node.js
3 1537 (5.19%) Apache
4 1504 (5.08%) WordPress
5 1485 (5.02%) SharePoint
6 1358 (4.59%) IIS
7 1163 (3.93%) Drupal
8 882 (2.98%) Tomcat
9 694 (2.35%) Umbraco
10 458 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
11 437 (1.48%) SharePoint 2010
12 402 (1.36%) WebSphere
13 349 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
14 325 (1.10%) Joomla!
15 242 (0.82%) nginx
16 223 (0.75%) Confluence
17 214 (0.72%) Apache Solr
18 205 (0.69%) WebLogic
19 169 (0.57%) Adobe CQ
20 167 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2436 (8.23%) Photoshop
2 1871 (6.32%) MS Excel
3 1169 (3.95%) Adobe Illustrator
4 345 (1.17%) MS Office
5 308 (1.04%) Fireworks
6 247 (0.83%) InDesign
7 151 (0.51%) MS Visio
8 143 (0.48%) InfoPath
9 132 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
10 97 (0.33%) OmniGraffle
11 83 (0.28%) Adobe After Effects
12 73 (0.25%) MS Project
13 44 (0.15%) Acrobat
14 30 (0.10%) FrameMaker
15 28 (0.095%) RoboHelp
16 16 (0.054%) Adobe Premiere
17 15 (0.051%) GIMP
17 15 (0.051%) XMetaL
18 12 (0.041%) Mingle
19 9 (0.030%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 758 (2.56%) Magento
2 331 (1.12%) Google Analytics
3 185 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
4 94 (0.32%) WebTrends
5 56 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
6 52 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
7 42 (0.14%) Shopify
8 40 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 33 (0.11%) osCommerce
10 31 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
11 30 (0.10%) SiteCatalyst
12 23 (0.078%) Oracle CRM
13 22 (0.074%) Cognos Business Intelligence
14 21 (0.071%) INSURE/90
15 18 (0.061%) Tridion
16 14 (0.047%) Oracle Cash Management
17 12 (0.041%) Markit EDM
18 11 (0.037%) Oracle iRecruitment
19 8 (0.027%) Oracle EBS
19 8 (0.027%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 655 (2.21%) SaaS
2 533 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 425 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
4 266 (0.90%) GitHub
5 120 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
6 110 (0.37%) Office 365
7 109 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
8 70 (0.24%) Trello
9 65 (0.22%) Amazon S3
10 52 (0.18%) PaaS
11 41 (0.14%) Joyent
12 33 (0.11%) Force.com
12 33 (0.11%) Basecamp
13 30 (0.10%) Heroku
14 29 (0.098%) IaaS
15 21 (0.071%) MailChimp
16 19 (0.064%) Rackspace Cloud
17 17 (0.057%) Google Apps
17 17 (0.057%) Google App Engine
18 14 (0.047%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 1197 (4.04%) Internet
2 970 (3.28%) HTTP
3 497 (1.68%) Intranet
4 216 (0.73%) TCP/IP
4 216 (0.73%) DNS
5 154 (0.52%) Firewall
6 152 (0.51%) SSL
7 120 (0.41%) SSH
8 111 (0.38%) Extranet
9 105 (0.35%) LDAP
10 95 (0.32%) SMTP
11 89 (0.30%) SAN
12 87 (0.29%) VPN
13 79 (0.27%) FTP
14 70 (0.24%) Broadband
15 66 (0.22%) SNMP
16 57 (0.19%) CTI
17 55 (0.19%) LAN
18 51 (0.17%) WAN
19 43 (0.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8350 (28.22%) SQL Server
2 5463 (18.46%) MySQL
3 1678 (5.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1556 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 854 (2.89%) SQL Server 2012
6 799 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
7 753 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 723 (2.44%) MongoDB
9 678 (2.29%) NoSQL
10 673 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 618 (2.09%) RDBMS
12 523 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
13 487 (1.65%) Big Data
14 316 (1.07%) Oracle Database
15 284 (0.96%) RavenDB
16 237 (0.80%) Hadoop
17 195 (0.66%) Redis
18 166 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
19 160 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 129 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3635 (12.28%) Git (software)
2 2572 (8.69%) Subversion
3 2534 (8.56%) Visual Studio
4 1305 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 948 (3.20%) NUnit
6 693 (2.34%) JIRA
7 692 (2.34%) Selenium
8 672 (2.27%) Eclipse
9 623 (2.11%) JUnit
10 584 (1.97%) Jenkins
11 579 (1.96%) Maven
12 494 (1.67%) Jasmine
13 478 (1.62%) Dreamweaver
14 471 (1.59%) Rhino Mocks
15 441 (1.49%) Ant
16 404 (1.37%) TeamCity
17 378 (1.28%) Cucumber
18 358 (1.21%) Grunt
19 347 (1.17%) Moq
20 274 (0.93%) Axure RP
General
1 3192 (10.79%) Finance
2 2841 (9.60%) Marketing
3 1308 (4.42%) Retail
4 941 (3.18%) Advertising
5 899 (3.04%) Games
6 614 (2.07%) Banking
7 525 (1.77%) Publishing
8 522 (1.76%) Telecoms
9 294 (0.99%) Back Office
10 234 (0.79%) Legal
11 222 (0.75%) Law
12 215 (0.73%) Automotive
13 198 (0.67%) Manufacturing
14 133 (0.45%) Multimedia
15 131 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
16 118 (0.40%) Financial Institution
17 111 (0.38%) Investment Banking
18 89 (0.30%) Front Office
18 89 (0.30%) Electronics
19 87 (0.29%) French Language
Job Titles
1 23744 (80.24%) Developer
2 5504 (18.60%) .NET Developer
3 5344 (18.06%) Web Developer
4 4014 (13.56%) Senior Developer
5 3378 (11.41%) C# Developer
6 3341 (11.29%) Front-End Developer
7 3089 (10.44%) PHP Developer
8 2634 (8.90%) C# .NET Developer
9 1969 (6.65%) ASP.NET Developer
10 1824 (6.16%) Java Developer
11 1808 (6.11%) Software Developer
12 1735 (5.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 1635 (5.52%) Designer
14 1312 (4.43%) Junior
15 1183 (4.00%) Junior Developer
16 1108 (3.74%) Senior .NET Developer
17 994 (3.36%) JavaScript Developer
18 944 (3.19%) Analyst
19 880 (2.97%) Software Engineer
20 832 (2.81%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28113 (95.00%) HTML
2 13737 (46.42%) jQuery
3 12707 (42.94%) .NET
4 10232 (34.58%) HTML5
5 9843 (33.26%) ASP.NET
6 7661 (25.89%) CSS3
7 6001 (20.28%) XML
8 5216 (17.63%) Ajax
9 4407 (14.89%) Web Services
10 4176 (14.11%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3478 (11.75%) .NET Framework
12 2994 (10.12%) AngularJS
13 2640 (8.92%) XHTML
14 2553 (8.63%) WCF
15 2306 (7.79%) JSON
16 2091 (7.07%) Backbone.js
17 1820 (6.15%) SOAP
18 1801 (6.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 1675 (5.66%) Spring
20 1626 (5.49%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3599 (12.16%) User Experience
2 2231 (7.54%) Computer Science
3 1761 (5.95%) Mobile App
4 1468 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
5 1376 (4.65%) Open Source
6 851 (2.88%) Social Media
7 536 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
8 452 (1.53%) W3C
9 406 (1.37%) Mathematics
10 402 (1.36%) N-Tier
11 393 (1.33%) Visualisation
12 388 (1.31%) Digital Media
13 345 (1.17%) Graphic Design
14 309 (1.04%) Client/Server
15 276 (0.93%) Management Information System
16 258 (0.87%) iPhone
17 240 (0.81%) Blog
18 235 (0.79%) Inversion of Control
19 230 (0.78%) iPad
19 230 (0.78%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 3064 (10.35%) Linux
2 2319 (7.84%) Windows
3 1647 (5.57%) Android
4 1528 (5.16%) Apple iOS
5 865 (2.92%) UNIX
6 171 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 162 (0.55%) Windows 8
8 158 (0.53%) Windows Phone
9 147 (0.50%) CentOS
10 140 (0.47%) Ubuntu
11 115 (0.39%) Mac OS X
12 102 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
13 96 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 89 (0.30%) Solaris
15 83 (0.28%) Windows 7
16 58 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
17 53 (0.18%) Debian
18 49 (0.17%) Windows Phone 8
19 46 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
20 40 (0.14%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10439 (35.28%) Agile Software Development
2 9821 (33.19%) MVC
3 5472 (18.49%) OO
4 4813 (16.26%) TDD
5 4280 (14.46%) Web Development
6 4094 (13.83%) E-Commerce
7 3899 (13.18%) Scrum
8 2676 (9.04%) Software Engineering
9 2500 (8.45%) OOP
10 2000 (6.76%) Unit Testing
11 1876 (6.34%) Responsive Web Design
12 1854 (6.26%) Continuous Integration
13 1565 (5.29%) Mentoring
14 1539 (5.20%) BDD
15 1408 (4.76%) Web Design
16 1393 (4.71%) SEO
17 1142 (3.86%) SOA
18 1085 (3.67%) Content Management
19 1040 (3.51%) Project Management
20 960 (3.24%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 24019 (81.16%) JavaScript
2 11310 (38.22%) C#
3 8781 (29.67%) SQL
4 6971 (23.56%) PHP
5 5406 (18.27%) Java
6 2027 (6.85%) T-SQL
7 1888 (6.38%) VB.NET
8 1334 (4.51%) Ruby
9 1317 (4.45%) Python
10 1234 (4.17%) PHP5
11 892 (3.01%) C++
12 741 (2.50%) VB
13 609 (2.06%) Perl
14 439 (1.48%) C
15 423 (1.43%) Objective-C
16 343 (1.16%) PL/SQL
17 324 (1.09%) ActionScript
18 259 (0.88%) VB6
19 253 (0.85%) Scala
20 249 (0.84%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4277 (14.45%) Degree
2 480 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 230 (0.78%) Security Cleared
4 204 (0.69%) MCSD
5 134 (0.45%) MCP
6 130 (0.44%) SC Cleared
7 120 (0.41%) MCTS
8 98 (0.33%) MCAD
9 72 (0.24%) ISEB
10 62 (0.21%) HND
11 60 (0.20%) PhD
12 41 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
13 35 (0.12%) MCSE
14 34 (0.11%) ISTQB
15 29 (0.098%) MCPD
16 28 (0.095%) ITIL Certification
17 27 (0.091%) CCNP
17 27 (0.091%) DV Cleared
18 25 (0.084%) MBA
19 22 (0.074%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1151 (3.89%) QA
2 253 (0.85%) ISO 9001
3 150 (0.51%) SLA
4 125 (0.42%) WCAG
5 93 (0.31%) WAI
6 22 (0.074%) PCI DSS
7 17 (0.057%) GAMP
8 12 (0.041%) HL7
9 9 (0.030%) TickIT
10 5 (0.017%) ISO 14001
11 4 (0.014%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 4 (0.014%) Basel III
11 4 (0.014%) Data Quality
12 3 (0.010%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 2 (0.007%) Solvency II
14 1 (0.003%) Section 508
14 1 (0.003%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 182 (0.62%) Active Directory
2 87 (0.29%) Varnish
3 79 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (0.12%) Hyper-V
5 20 (0.068%) Shibboleth
6 19 (0.064%) Squid
7 12 (0.041%) Samba
8 11 (0.037%) NFS
9 10 (0.034%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (0.034%) IAG
9 10 (0.034%) Docker
10 7 (0.024%) vSphere
10 7 (0.024%) VMware ESX
11 5 (0.017%) XenApp
12 4 (0.014%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.010%) Tivoli Directory Server
13 3 (0.010%) Gluster
13 3 (0.010%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.010%) KVM
14 2 (0.007%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 183 (0.62%) Puppet
2 160 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
3 60 (0.20%) Vagrant
4 54 (0.18%) Capistrano
5 38 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 32 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
7 31 (0.10%) Ansible
8 29 (0.098%) YUM
9 23 (0.078%) Plesk
10 18 (0.061%) Nagios
11 15 (0.051%) SCVMM
12 11 (0.037%) ZABBIX
13 9 (0.030%) HAProxy
14 7 (0.024%) OpenSSO
14 7 (0.024%) Business Desktop Deployment
15 6 (0.020%) Zenoss
15 6 (0.020%) Opsview
16 5 (0.017%) Hyperic
17 4 (0.014%) SCOM
18 3 (0.010%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4218 (14.25%) Microsoft
2 1951 (6.59%) Oracle
3 1944 (6.57%) Adobe
4 1329 (4.49%) Zend
5 964 (3.26%) Google
6 545 (1.84%) Facebook
7 517 (1.75%) Twitter
8 452 (1.53%) Sitecore
9 422 (1.43%) JBoss
10 255 (0.86%) SAP
11 233 (0.79%) IBM
12 206 (0.70%) EPiServer
13 194 (0.66%) hybris
14 174 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
15 163 (0.55%) Telerik
16 153 (0.52%) Red Hat
17 146 (0.49%) Xamarin
18 144 (0.49%) Sencha
19 137 (0.46%) VMware
20 136 (0.46%) Endeca
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: 1 hour ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £24k - 26k per year + Pension and Career Development
Posted: 1 hour ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £32000 to £38000 per annum - Easily commutable from Kings Cross St
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + Equity
Posted: 1 hour ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20k - 24k per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum competitive package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum Flexible Benefits, Remote Working,
Posted: 2 hours ago
Warwickshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Middlesex
Proteus Europe
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 3 hours ago
East Sussex
Stott & May
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £50000 per annum - Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago