The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 12 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing CSS 819 715 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.94% 13.28% 12.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.43% 35.45% 33.84%
Number of salaries quoted 735 615 625
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2131 2017 2048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.28% 37.46% 36.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1922 1726 1823
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CSS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CSS across the West Midlands region.

CSS Salary Trend in the West Midlands

CSS
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CSS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

CSS Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

CSS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
Birmingham 0 214 £35,000 +7.69% 42
Warwickshire 0 175 £35,000 +7.69% 21
Staffordshire +2 113 £35,000 +7.69% 34
Coventry -6 97 £37,500 - 17
Worcestershire -2 64 £35,000 +16.66% 4
Solihull +12 48 £35,000 -6.66% 4
Wolverhampton -2 27 £30,000 +3.44% 8
Shropshire +6 18 £25,250 +44.28% 2
Herefordshire -4 6 £52,500 +50.00% 2
Sutton Coldfield +4 4 £34,750 +24.10% 3
Halesowen - 4 £27,500 - 4
Walsall +4 3 - -
Dudley - 3 £42,500 -
Bilston - 2 £28,000 -
West Bromwich +3 1 - -
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the West 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 1571 (94.35%) HTML
2 1323 (79.46%) JavaScript
3 876 (52.61%) jQuery
4 874 (52.49%) .NET
5 778 (46.73%) C#
6 657 (39.46%) ASP.NET
7 626 (37.60%) HTML5
8 621 (37.30%) MVC
9 593 (35.62%) SQL Server
10 576 (34.59%) SQL
11 538 (32.31%) PHP
12 459 (27.57%) Agile Software Development
13 432 (25.95%) CSS3
14 416 (24.98%) MySQL
15 389 (23.36%) Microsoft
16 308 (18.50%) OO
17 294 (17.66%) Web Development
18 277 (16.64%) XML
19 274 (16.46%) Web Services
20 239 (14.35%) Degree
21 233 (13.99%) Git (software)
22 224 (13.45%) VB.NET
23 215 (12.91%) Ajax
24 213 (12.79%) Visual Studio
25 205 (12.31%) E-Commerce
26 200 (12.01%) Linux
26 200 (12.01%) ASP.NET MVC
27 194 (11.65%) T-SQL
28 182 (10.93%) AngularJS
29 179 (10.75%) OOP

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the West 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
1 132 (7.93%) CMS
2 119 (7.15%) SharePoint
3 99 (5.95%) WordPress
4 94 (5.65%) IIS
5 76 (4.56%) Node.js
6 73 (4.38%) Apache
7 44 (2.64%) SharePoint 2013
8 37 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
9 30 (1.80%) WebSphere
10 29 (1.74%) JBoss
11 24 (1.44%) WebLogic
12 23 (1.38%) Umbraco
13 21 (1.26%) Tomcat
14 18 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
15 14 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
16 11 (0.66%) Joomla!
17 8 (0.48%) DNN
18 7 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
19 6 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
19 6 (0.36%) nginx
Applications
1 126 (7.57%) Photoshop
2 119 (7.15%) MS Excel
3 31 (1.86%) Adobe Illustrator
4 30 (1.80%) InfoPath
5 24 (1.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 17 (1.02%) MS Office
7 8 (0.48%) Fireworks
8 7 (0.42%) InDesign
8 7 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (0.24%) MS Visio
10 3 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.060%) SPSS
11 1 (0.060%) MS Project
11 1 (0.060%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.060%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 34 (2.04%) Magento
2 16 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.30%) Cordys
5 2 (0.12%) Odoo
6 1 (0.060%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.060%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.060%) Tridion
6 1 (0.060%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.060%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 44 (2.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (2.16%) SaaS
3 35 (2.10%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (2.10%) Office 365
4 30 (1.80%) Google Analytics
5 20 (1.20%) Heroku
6 17 (1.02%) PaaS
6 17 (1.02%) GitHub
7 4 (0.24%) Rackspace Cloud
7 4 (0.24%) IaaS
8 2 (0.12%) Trello
8 2 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.12%) Silverpop
9 1 (0.060%) Sage Pay
9 1 (0.060%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 62 (3.72%) Internet
2 27 (1.62%) HTTP
3 20 (1.20%) Intranet
4 15 (0.90%) Firewall
5 14 (0.84%) FWSM
5 14 (0.84%) Cisco Nexus
5 14 (0.84%) VPN
5 14 (0.84%) OSPF
5 14 (0.84%) BGP
6 11 (0.66%) SSL
7 8 (0.48%) Spanning Tree
8 7 (0.42%) VoIP
9 6 (0.36%) DNS
10 5 (0.30%) Kerberos
11 4 (0.24%) TCP/IP
12 3 (0.18%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (0.12%) NetScaler
13 2 (0.12%) 4G
14 1 (0.060%) Wi-Fi
14 1 (0.060%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 593 (35.62%) SQL Server
2 416 (24.98%) MySQL
3 129 (7.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 71 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 65 (3.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 50 (3.00%) Relational Database
7 39 (2.34%) SQL Server 2005
8 38 (2.28%) NoSQL
9 32 (1.92%) MongoDB
10 20 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 17 (1.02%) Oracle Database
12 16 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
12 16 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
13 15 (0.90%) RDBMS
14 14 (0.84%) Big Data
14 14 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 13 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
16 9 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
17 8 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
17 8 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 233 (13.99%) Git (software)
2 213 (12.79%) Visual Studio
3 113 (6.79%) Subversion
4 79 (4.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 40 (2.40%) Ant
6 37 (2.22%) JIRA
7 30 (1.80%) Selenium
8 27 (1.62%) JUnit
8 27 (1.62%) PHPUnit
9 24 (1.44%) Jenkins
10 17 (1.02%) Hudson
11 16 (0.96%) Maven
12 14 (0.84%) Grunt
13 10 (0.60%) Bower
14 9 (0.54%) Gradle
15 8 (0.48%) Behat
15 8 (0.48%) Mercurial
15 8 (0.48%) Eclipse
16 7 (0.42%) Xcode
16 7 (0.42%) Dreamweaver
General
1 124 (7.45%) Marketing
2 107 (6.43%) Finance
3 52 (3.12%) Games
4 47 (2.82%) Retail
5 41 (2.46%) Advertising
6 30 (1.80%) Automotive
7 25 (1.50%) Back Office
8 13 (0.78%) Law
9 11 (0.66%) Telecoms
9 11 (0.66%) Local Government
10 5 (0.30%) Legal
10 5 (0.30%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.30%) Banking
11 4 (0.24%) Multimedia
11 4 (0.24%) Front Office
12 1 (0.060%) Publishing
12 1 (0.060%) Electronics
12 1 (0.060%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.060%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.060%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1423 (85.47%) Developer
2 371 (22.28%) Web Developer
3 314 (18.86%) .NET Developer
4 279 (16.76%) PHP Developer
5 226 (13.57%) C# Developer
6 178 (10.69%) Software Developer
7 173 (10.39%) C# .NET Developer
8 168 (10.09%) Front-End Developer
9 132 (7.93%) ASP.NET Developer
10 119 (7.15%) Senior Developer
11 117 (7.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 107 (6.43%) Junior
13 101 (6.07%) Junior Developer
14 96 (5.77%) Graduate
15 95 (5.71%) PHP Web Developer
16 83 (4.98%) Designer
17 79 (4.74%) PHP MySQL Developer
18 68 (4.08%) Graduate Developer
19 62 (3.72%) Java Developer
20 52 (3.12%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1571 (94.35%) HTML
2 876 (52.61%) jQuery
3 874 (52.49%) .NET
4 657 (39.46%) ASP.NET
5 626 (37.60%) HTML5
6 432 (25.95%) CSS3
7 277 (16.64%) XML
8 274 (16.46%) Web Services
9 215 (12.91%) Ajax
10 200 (12.01%) ASP.NET MVC
11 182 (10.93%) AngularJS
12 178 (10.69%) WCF
13 172 (10.33%) .NET Framework
14 137 (8.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 123 (7.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 103 (6.19%) JSON
17 101 (6.07%) KnockoutJS
18 95 (5.71%) Sass
19 82 (4.92%) Symfony
20 74 (4.44%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 165 (9.91%) Computer Science
2 138 (8.29%) User Experience
3 83 (4.98%) Mobile App
4 61 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
5 43 (2.58%) W3C
6 31 (1.86%) Social Media
7 26 (1.56%) NHS
8 25 (1.50%) Client/Server
9 23 (1.38%) N-Tier
10 21 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
11 20 (1.20%) iPhone
12 14 (0.84%) Social Network
13 13 (0.78%) Mathematics
13 13 (0.78%) iPad
14 11 (0.66%) Web 2.0
15 10 (0.60%) Data Centre
15 10 (0.60%) Smartphone
16 9 (0.54%) Learning Management System
17 7 (0.42%) E-Learning
17 7 (0.42%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 200 (12.01%) Linux
2 162 (9.73%) Windows
3 64 (3.84%) Android
4 55 (3.30%) Apple iOS
5 47 (2.82%) UNIX
6 24 (1.44%) Windows 8
7 18 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (0.96%) Ubuntu
9 8 (0.48%) Solaris
10 7 (0.42%) HPUX
11 4 (0.24%) Debian
12 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.12%) CentOS
12 2 (0.12%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.060%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.060%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.060%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 621 (37.30%) MVC
2 459 (27.57%) Agile Software Development
3 308 (18.50%) OO
4 294 (17.66%) Web Development
5 205 (12.31%) E-Commerce
6 179 (10.75%) OOP
7 162 (9.73%) Software Engineering
8 150 (9.01%) TDD
9 146 (8.77%) Scrum
10 109 (6.55%) Responsive Web Design
11 103 (6.19%) Unit Testing
12 93 (5.59%) SOA
13 84 (5.05%) SDLC
14 82 (4.92%) Mentoring
15 73 (4.38%) SEO
15 73 (4.38%) Web Design
16 72 (4.32%) OO PHP
17 71 (4.26%) Mobile Development
18 67 (4.02%) Project Management
19 62 (3.72%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1323 (79.46%) JavaScript
2 778 (46.73%) C#
3 576 (34.59%) SQL
4 538 (32.31%) PHP
5 224 (13.45%) VB.NET
6 194 (11.65%) T-SQL
7 151 (9.07%) Java
8 98 (5.89%) VB
9 59 (3.54%) PHP5
10 49 (2.94%) Python
11 48 (2.88%) C++
12 35 (2.10%) VB6
12 35 (2.10%) Ruby
13 32 (1.92%) PowerShell
14 28 (1.68%) PL/SQL
15 27 (1.62%) C
16 25 (1.50%) VBScript
17 17 (1.02%) Objective-C
18 13 (0.78%) ActionScript
19 11 (0.66%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 239 (14.35%) Degree
2 57 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (1.86%) Security Cleared
4 25 (1.50%) SC Cleared
5 19 (1.14%) DV Cleared
6 16 (0.96%) MCSD
7 15 (0.90%) MCP
8 11 (0.66%) MCAD
8 11 (0.66%) MCTS
9 3 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.18%) ISEB
9 3 (0.18%) CCIE
9 3 (0.18%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.060%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.060%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (0.96%) QA
2 4 (0.24%) PCI DSS
2 4 (0.24%) WCAG
3 1 (0.060%) WAI
System Software
1 10 (0.60%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.12%) Docker
4 1 (0.060%) Samba
Systems Management
1 9 (0.54%) cPanel
2 8 (0.48%) FortiGate
3 5 (0.30%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.18%) Rundeck
5 2 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.12%) Puppet
6 1 (0.060%) Plesk
Vendors
1 389 (23.36%) Microsoft
2 101 (6.07%) Zend
3 85 (5.11%) Oracle
4 72 (4.32%) Adobe
5 53 (3.18%) Google
6 28 (1.68%) Apple
7 23 (1.38%) Rackspace
8 22 (1.32%) Telerik
9 21 (1.26%) Twitter
10 14 (0.84%) Sitecore
10 14 (0.84%) Cisco
11 13 (0.78%) Metastorm
11 13 (0.78%) IBM
12 12 (0.72%) Facebook
13 9 (0.54%) GUPTA
14 8 (0.48%) CheckPoint
15 7 (0.42%) OpenText
16 6 (0.36%) Xamarin
16 6 (0.36%) Pega
16 6 (0.36%) Cognos
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Connect
Salary: £dependant on experience + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Connect
Salary: £dependant on experience + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Connect
Salary: £dependant on experience + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Staffordshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
Required IT Limited
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Staffordshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 12 hours ago
West Midlands
D P Connect
Posted: 12 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + FANTASTIC BENEFITS
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Just Checking Ltd
Salary: Unspecified competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 65k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Uplift and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday