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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 10 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing CSS 866 600 701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.19% 12.09% 14.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.30% 34.38% 35.23%
Number of salaries quoted 781 517 649
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
2149 1745 1990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 40.18% 35.17% 40.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1946 1497 1777
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +6 271 £35,000 +6.06% 36
Warwickshire +3 185 £35,000 -6.66% 22
Staffordshire +2 125 £35,000 -6.66% 13
Coventry -1 85 £31,500 -21.25% 12
Worcestershire -4 48 £34,500 +15.00% 9
Solihull +17 44 £32,500 -13.33% 10
Wolverhampton +10 13 £35,000 -14.11% 3
Herefordshire +6 9 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Sutton Coldfield +2 6 £36,250 +20.83% 2
Shropshire -10 6 £24,250 -19.16% 1
Walsall +7 5 £25,000 -16.66%
Dudley -6 3 £42,500 +21.42% 1
West Bromwich +3 1 £52,500 +50.00%
Bilston - 1 £28,000 -
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 1457 (95.17%) HTML
2 1209 (78.97%) JavaScript
3 868 (56.69%) jQuery
4 853 (55.72%) .NET
5 768 (50.16%) C#
6 635 (41.48%) ASP.NET
7 616 (40.24%) MVC
8 605 (39.52%) SQL
9 599 (39.12%) HTML5
10 582 (38.01%) SQL Server
11 493 (32.20%) PHP
12 473 (30.89%) Agile Software Development
13 399 (26.06%) CSS3
14 385 (25.15%) Microsoft
15 343 (22.40%) MySQL
16 283 (18.48%) OO
17 280 (18.29%) Ajax
18 256 (16.72%) XML
19 242 (15.81%) Web Development
20 239 (15.61%) VB.NET
21 224 (14.63%) Web Services
22 213 (13.91%) .NET Framework
23 206 (13.46%) Degree
24 200 (13.06%) ASP.NET MVC
25 195 (12.74%) Git (software)
26 187 (12.21%) Visual Studio
27 184 (12.02%) Windows
28 176 (11.50%) T-SQL
29 173 (11.30%) Linux
29 173 (11.30%) TDD

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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
1 112 (7.32%) CMS
2 106 (6.92%) SharePoint
3 101 (6.60%) IIS
4 93 (6.07%) WordPress
5 69 (4.51%) Node.js
6 54 (3.53%) Apache
7 46 (3.00%) SharePoint 2013
8 41 (2.68%) Umbraco
9 40 (2.61%) SharePoint 2010
10 33 (2.16%) BizTalk Server
11 29 (1.89%) Drupal
12 28 (1.83%) JBoss
13 22 (1.44%) Joomla!
13 22 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
14 20 (1.31%) WebSphere
15 19 (1.24%) Tomcat
16 15 (0.98%) GlassFish
17 14 (0.91%) WebLogic
18 11 (0.72%) NServiceBus
19 9 (0.59%) concrete5
Applications
1 112 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 104 (6.79%) Photoshop
3 34 (2.22%) MS Office
4 31 (2.02%) Adobe Illustrator
5 23 (1.50%) InfoPath
6 16 (1.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 12 (0.78%) Fireworks
8 8 (0.52%) MS Visio
9 7 (0.46%) InDesign
10 5 (0.33%) MS Project
11 4 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
11 4 (0.26%) OmniGraffle
12 3 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
13 1 (0.065%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 28 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
1 28 (1.83%) Magento
2 8 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.33%) Cordys
4 2 (0.13%) Odoo
4 2 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.065%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.065%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 47 (3.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (2.55%) Office 365
3 32 (2.09%) SaaS
4 27 (1.76%) Google Analytics
5 14 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
6 13 (0.85%) GitHub
7 7 (0.46%) PaaS
7 7 (0.46%) Heroku
8 6 (0.39%) Trello
9 1 (0.065%) Silverpop
9 1 (0.065%) Sage Pay
9 1 (0.065%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 55 (3.59%) Internet
2 28 (1.83%) HTTP
3 25 (1.63%) TCP/IP
4 12 (0.78%) LAN
4 12 (0.78%) WAN
5 11 (0.72%) SSL
5 11 (0.72%) Firewall
6 9 (0.59%) OSPF
6 9 (0.59%) BGP
6 9 (0.59%) VPN
6 9 (0.59%) FWSM
6 9 (0.59%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (0.46%) VoIP
8 6 (0.39%) Intranet
8 6 (0.39%) Spanning Tree
8 6 (0.39%) NetScaler
9 5 (0.33%) DNS
10 3 (0.20%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (0.20%) 4G
11 1 (0.065%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 582 (38.01%) SQL Server
2 343 (22.40%) MySQL
3 161 (10.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 79 (5.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 72 (4.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 46 (3.00%) Relational Database
7 40 (2.61%) SQL Server 2005
8 24 (1.57%) NoSQL
9 23 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 21 (1.37%) MongoDB
11 16 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
11 16 (1.05%) MS Access
11 16 (1.05%) Oracle Database
12 15 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 13 (0.85%) Big Data
14 12 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
15 11 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
16 10 (0.65%) RDBMS
17 9 (0.59%) SQL Server 2000
18 8 (0.52%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 195 (12.74%) Git (software)
2 187 (12.21%) Visual Studio
3 106 (6.92%) Subversion
4 70 (4.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 44 (2.87%) JIRA
6 35 (2.29%) Jenkins
7 34 (2.22%) JUnit
8 30 (1.96%) Ant
9 24 (1.57%) Hudson
10 20 (1.31%) Grunt
10 20 (1.31%) Maven
10 20 (1.31%) Selenium
10 20 (1.31%) PHPUnit
11 17 (1.11%) ReSharper
12 13 (0.85%) AccuRev
13 12 (0.78%) Behat
14 11 (0.72%) NUnit
14 11 (0.72%) Eclipse
15 9 (0.59%) Dreamweaver
15 9 (0.59%) Bower
General
1 118 (7.71%) Marketing
2 60 (3.92%) Finance
3 56 (3.66%) Retail
4 42 (2.74%) Advertising
5 39 (2.55%) Games
6 25 (1.63%) Back Office
7 21 (1.37%) Automotive
8 19 (1.24%) Telecoms
9 13 (0.85%) Law
10 10 (0.65%) Local Government
11 7 (0.46%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.26%) Legal
13 2 (0.13%) Front Office
13 2 (0.13%) Electronics
13 2 (0.13%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.065%) Banking
14 1 (0.065%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1324 (86.48%) Developer
2 357 (23.32%) .NET Developer
3 308 (20.12%) Web Developer
4 240 (15.68%) PHP Developer
5 232 (15.15%) C# Developer
6 197 (12.87%) C# .NET Developer
7 176 (11.50%) Software Developer
8 153 (9.99%) Front-End Developer
9 149 (9.73%) ASP.NET Developer
10 144 (9.41%) Senior Developer
11 117 (7.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 102 (6.66%) Junior
13 95 (6.21%) Junior Developer
14 75 (4.90%) PHP MySQL Developer
15 71 (4.64%) Graduate
16 61 (3.98%) Lead Developer
17 57 (3.72%) Java Developer
18 54 (3.53%) Graduate Developer
19 53 (3.46%) .NET Software Developer
20 52 (3.40%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1457 (95.17%) HTML
2 868 (56.69%) jQuery
3 853 (55.72%) .NET
4 635 (41.48%) ASP.NET
5 599 (39.12%) HTML5
6 399 (26.06%) CSS3
7 280 (18.29%) Ajax
8 256 (16.72%) XML
9 224 (14.63%) Web Services
10 213 (13.91%) .NET Framework
11 200 (13.06%) ASP.NET MVC
12 152 (9.93%) WCF
13 133 (8.69%) AngularJS
14 127 (8.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 125 (8.16%) KnockoutJS
16 124 (8.10%) JSON
17 112 (7.32%) Entity Framework
18 99 (6.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 93 (6.07%) LINQ
20 79 (5.16%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 126 (8.23%) User Experience
2 115 (7.51%) Computer Science
3 84 (5.49%) Mobile App
4 73 (4.77%) Analytical Skills
5 49 (3.20%) Open Source
6 36 (2.35%) W3C
7 25 (1.63%) NHS
8 24 (1.57%) N-Tier
9 21 (1.37%) Client/Server
9 21 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
10 19 (1.24%) iPhone
11 15 (0.98%) Social Media
12 14 (0.91%) Social Network
13 13 (0.85%) Digital Media
14 10 (0.65%) Management Information System
14 10 (0.65%) Web 2.0
15 8 (0.52%) Smartphone
16 7 (0.46%) Clustering
16 7 (0.46%) New Media
17 6 (0.39%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 184 (12.02%) Windows
2 173 (11.30%) Linux
3 80 (5.23%) Android
4 63 (4.11%) Apple iOS
5 47 (3.07%) UNIX
6 16 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (0.65%) Ubuntu
8 9 (0.59%) CentOS
9 8 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
9 8 (0.52%) Windows 8
10 7 (0.46%) HPUX
10 7 (0.46%) Solaris
11 5 (0.33%) Fedora
12 3 (0.20%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.13%) FreeBSD
13 2 (0.13%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.065%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.065%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 616 (40.24%) MVC
2 473 (30.89%) Agile Software Development
3 283 (18.48%) OO
4 242 (15.81%) Web Development
5 173 (11.30%) TDD
6 166 (10.84%) Scrum
7 147 (9.60%) E-Commerce
8 142 (9.27%) Software Engineering
9 101 (6.60%) OOP
10 98 (6.40%) Responsive Web Design
11 92 (6.01%) Mobile Development
12 82 (5.36%) OO PHP
13 74 (4.83%) Unit Testing
13 74 (4.83%) SOA
14 73 (4.77%) Project Management
15 72 (4.70%) Mentoring
16 67 (4.38%) SEO
17 63 (4.11%) Web Application Development
18 62 (4.05%) Continuous Integration
19 60 (3.92%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1209 (78.97%) JavaScript
2 768 (50.16%) C#
3 605 (39.52%) SQL
4 493 (32.20%) PHP
5 239 (15.61%) VB.NET
6 176 (11.50%) T-SQL
7 150 (9.80%) Java
8 98 (6.40%) VB
9 68 (4.44%) PHP5
10 40 (2.61%) C++
11 37 (2.42%) VB6
12 35 (2.29%) PL/SQL
13 34 (2.22%) Python
14 30 (1.96%) C
15 25 (1.63%) ActionScript
15 25 (1.63%) Ruby
16 23 (1.50%) ActionScript 3.0
17 20 (1.31%) VBScript
18 17 (1.11%) Objective-C
19 15 (0.98%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 206 (13.46%) Degree
2 50 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (1.83%) Security Cleared
4 22 (1.44%) MCSD
5 19 (1.24%) MCP
6 18 (1.18%) MCAD
6 18 (1.18%) MCTS
7 15 (0.98%) SC Cleared
8 13 (0.85%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.20%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.20%) ISEB
10 1 (0.065%) MCPD
10 1 (0.065%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (0.91%) QA
2 4 (0.26%) PCI DSS
2 4 (0.26%) WAI
3 1 (0.065%) SLA
3 1 (0.065%) WCAG
System Software
1 16 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (0.72%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.65%) Docker
4 4 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.065%) Samba
Systems Management
1 15 (0.98%) Vagrant
2 6 (0.39%) FortiGate
3 4 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.26%) Puppet
4 1 (0.065%) Plesk
4 1 (0.065%) cPanel
Vendors
1 385 (25.15%) Microsoft
2 83 (5.42%) Zend
3 78 (5.09%) Oracle
4 72 (4.70%) Adobe
5 44 (2.87%) Google
6 22 (1.44%) Sitecore
6 22 (1.44%) Twitter
7 20 (1.31%) Telerik
8 17 (1.11%) VMware
9 15 (0.98%) Apple
10 11 (0.72%) Citrix
11 10 (0.65%) IBM
11 10 (0.65%) Business Objects
12 9 (0.59%) Cisco
12 9 (0.59%) Red Hat
12 9 (0.59%) Metastorm
13 8 (0.52%) Altova
13 8 (0.52%) DevExpress
14 7 (0.46%) EPiServer
14 7 (0.46%) HubSpot
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £40000 per annum + flexi working, health, parking
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, flexi hours
Posted: 5 hours ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Opportunity
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Henley-In-Arden, West Midlands (County)
REPL
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
La Fosse Associates Limited
Salary: Car + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £130,000 per annum Bonus, Health Insurance, Pension, R
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Enable
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum (negotiable)
Posted: 4 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, Benefits, travel expenses
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits - shares etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago