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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 13 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing CSS 683 534 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.69% 12.36% 14.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.50% 34.47% 34.55%
Number of salaries quoted 640 470 656
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
1729 1549 2020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.66% 35.86% 42.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1588 1330 1833
Average salary £37,500 £37,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.67% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +7 242 £37,500 +15.38% 37
Warwickshire +5 151 £40,000 +6.66% 18
Staffordshire +1 77 £37,500 +27.11% 9
Coventry -4 72 £37,500 +7.14% 10
Solihull +20 47 £35,000 +33.33% 7
Shropshire +6 21 £32,500 +13.04% 2
Worcestershire -17 17 £30,000 -6.25% 3
Walsall -5 7 £37,500 +6.38% 1
Wolverhampton -12 7 £28,500 -17.39% 4
Herefordshire -1 5 £27,250 -29.22%
Brierley Hill - 4 £25,000 - 2
Sutton Coldfield +8 2 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Dudley - 1 £37,500 - 2
Halesowen - 1 £40,000 -
Stourbridge - 1 £40,000 -
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1444 (95.82%) HTML
2 1176 (78.04%) JavaScript
3 878 (58.26%) jQuery
4 813 (53.95%) .NET
5 733 (48.64%) C#
6 723 (47.98%) MVC
7 650 (43.13%) ASP.NET
8 621 (41.21%) HTML5
9 608 (40.35%) SQL Server
10 565 (37.49%) Agile Software Development
11 549 (36.43%) SQL
12 467 (30.99%) PHP
13 413 (27.41%) CSS3
14 351 (23.29%) Microsoft
15 333 (22.10%) Ajax
16 286 (18.98%) OO
17 268 (17.78%) MySQL
18 265 (17.58%) .NET Framework
19 256 (16.99%) VB.NET
20 248 (16.46%) TDD
21 238 (15.79%) XML
22 222 (14.73%) Scrum
23 221 (14.66%) Web Development
24 213 (14.13%) Git (software)
25 212 (14.07%) Web Services
26 203 (13.47%) T-SQL
27 199 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC
28 191 (12.67%) AngularJS
29 184 (12.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
30 172 (11.41%) Windows

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 128 (8.49%) CMS
2 106 (7.03%) WordPress
3 80 (5.31%) IIS
4 78 (5.18%) SharePoint
5 50 (3.32%) Drupal
6 43 (2.85%) Apache
7 41 (2.72%) BizTalk Server
7 41 (2.72%) Umbraco
8 37 (2.46%) JBoss
8 37 (2.46%) Node.js
9 33 (2.19%) Tomcat
10 28 (1.86%) SharePoint 2010
11 25 (1.66%) SharePoint 2013
12 21 (1.39%) GlassFish
12 21 (1.39%) Joomla!
13 16 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
14 15 (1.00%) WebSphere
14 15 (1.00%) WebLogic
15 9 (0.60%) concrete5
16 8 (0.53%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 136 (9.02%) MS Excel
2 112 (7.43%) Photoshop
3 41 (2.72%) Adobe Illustrator
4 31 (2.06%) MS Office
5 17 (1.13%) MS Visio
6 16 (1.06%) Fireworks
7 8 (0.53%) OmniGraffle
7 8 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 8 (0.53%) InDesign
7 8 (0.53%) MS Project
8 5 (0.33%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.20%) SPSS
10 1 (0.066%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 39 (2.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (1.39%) Magento
3 17 (1.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 6 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.27%) Enfinity
6 3 (0.20%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.066%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.066%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 47 (3.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (1.99%) SaaS
3 27 (1.79%) Office 365
4 11 (0.73%) GitHub
5 6 (0.40%) Trello
6 2 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (2.39%) Internet
2 26 (1.73%) LAN
2 26 (1.73%) WAN
3 23 (1.53%) TCP/IP
4 16 (1.06%) Firewall
5 15 (1.00%) VPN
5 15 (1.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 14 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (0.93%) HTTP
6 14 (0.93%) Cisco PIX
7 7 (0.46%) DNS
8 4 (0.27%) NetScaler
8 4 (0.27%) Intranet
8 4 (0.27%) HTTPS
8 4 (0.27%) DHCP
9 2 (0.13%) 4G
10 1 (0.066%) GPRS
10 1 (0.066%) VoIP
10 1 (0.066%) Extranet
10 1 (0.066%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 608 (40.35%) SQL Server
2 268 (17.78%) MySQL
3 141 (9.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 86 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 62 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 59 (3.92%) Relational Database
7 48 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 30 (1.99%) SQL Server 2005
9 19 (1.26%) DB2
10 18 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 16 (1.06%) MongoDB
12 14 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
13 13 (0.86%) MS Access
14 11 (0.73%) Oracle Database
14 11 (0.73%) Cognos Analysis Studio
14 11 (0.73%) Cognos Report Studio
14 11 (0.73%) Cognos Framework Manager
15 10 (0.66%) RDBMS
16 8 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
17 7 (0.46%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 213 (14.13%) Git (software)
2 164 (10.88%) Visual Studio
3 125 (8.29%) Subversion
4 99 (6.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 70 (4.64%) JIRA
6 43 (2.85%) Jenkins
6 43 (2.85%) Ant
7 32 (2.12%) ReSharper
7 32 (2.12%) Hudson
8 30 (1.99%) JUnit
9 27 (1.79%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 24 (1.59%) Selenium
11 23 (1.53%) Eclipse
12 22 (1.46%) PHPUnit
13 21 (1.39%) NUnit
14 20 (1.33%) Grunt
14 20 (1.33%) Xcode
15 19 (1.26%) Behat
16 12 (0.80%) Dreamweaver
17 11 (0.73%) QUnit
General
1 97 (6.44%) Marketing
2 89 (5.91%) Retail
3 56 (3.72%) Finance
4 39 (2.59%) Games
5 38 (2.52%) Telecoms
6 37 (2.46%) Automotive
7 29 (1.92%) Advertising
8 14 (0.93%) Back Office
9 10 (0.66%) Banking
10 7 (0.46%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.40%) Law
12 4 (0.27%) Electronics
12 4 (0.27%) Billing
13 2 (0.13%) Legal
13 2 (0.13%) Publishing
13 2 (0.13%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.066%) Local Government
14 1 (0.066%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1293 (85.80%) Developer
2 432 (28.67%) .NET Developer
3 305 (20.24%) Web Developer
4 226 (15.00%) C# Developer
5 222 (14.73%) Senior Developer
6 215 (14.27%) PHP Developer
7 209 (13.87%) C# .NET Developer
8 182 (12.08%) ASP.NET Developer
9 146 (9.69%) Software Developer
10 129 (8.56%) Junior
11 126 (8.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 122 (8.10%) Junior Developer
13 118 (7.83%) Front-End Developer
14 71 (4.71%) .NET Web Developer
15 68 (4.51%) PHP MySQL Developer
16 58 (3.85%) .NET Software Developer
17 53 (3.52%) C# Web Developer
18 52 (3.45%) Junior Web Developer
19 50 (3.32%) Applications Developer
20 49 (3.25%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1444 (95.82%) HTML
2 878 (58.26%) jQuery
3 813 (53.95%) .NET
4 650 (43.13%) ASP.NET
5 621 (41.21%) HTML5
6 413 (27.41%) CSS3
7 333 (22.10%) Ajax
8 265 (17.58%) .NET Framework
9 238 (15.79%) XML
10 212 (14.07%) Web Services
11 199 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC
12 191 (12.67%) AngularJS
13 184 (12.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 157 (10.42%) KnockoutJS
15 153 (10.15%) JSON
16 110 (7.30%) WCF
17 107 (7.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 95 (6.30%) LINQ
19 94 (6.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 93 (6.17%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 139 (9.22%) User Experience
2 94 (6.24%) Mobile App
3 76 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
4 69 (4.58%) Computer Science
5 61 (4.05%) Open Source
6 46 (3.05%) N-Tier
7 39 (2.59%) W3C
8 24 (1.59%) Social Media
8 24 (1.59%) Blackberry
9 21 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
10 17 (1.13%) Digital Media
11 16 (1.06%) Visualisation
11 16 (1.06%) Client/Server
12 15 (1.00%) Animation
13 14 (0.93%) iPhone
14 13 (0.86%) Algorithms
15 9 (0.60%) Management Information System
16 7 (0.46%) Blog
16 7 (0.46%) New Media
17 6 (0.40%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 172 (11.41%) Windows
2 136 (9.02%) Linux
3 110 (7.30%) Android
4 90 (5.97%) Apple iOS
5 40 (2.65%) UNIX
6 36 (2.39%) Windows 8
7 23 (1.53%) CentOS
8 19 (1.26%) Fedora
9 13 (0.86%) Ubuntu
10 8 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
12 6 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.13%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.13%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.066%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.066%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 723 (47.98%) MVC
2 565 (37.49%) Agile Software Development
3 286 (18.98%) OO
4 248 (16.46%) TDD
5 222 (14.73%) Scrum
6 221 (14.66%) Web Development
7 167 (11.08%) Responsive Web Design
8 163 (10.82%) E-Commerce
9 120 (7.96%) Software Engineering
10 113 (7.50%) OOP
11 103 (6.83%) OO PHP
12 83 (5.51%) Mentoring
13 81 (5.37%) CRM
14 79 (5.24%) BDD
15 69 (4.58%) SOA
16 62 (4.11%) Project Management
17 60 (3.98%) Unit Testing
18 57 (3.78%) iOS Development
18 57 (3.78%) Continuous Integration
19 49 (3.25%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 1176 (78.04%) JavaScript
2 733 (48.64%) C#
3 549 (36.43%) SQL
4 467 (30.99%) PHP
5 256 (16.99%) VB.NET
6 203 (13.47%) T-SQL
7 165 (10.95%) Java
8 92 (6.10%) PHP5
9 66 (4.38%) VB
10 49 (3.25%) ActionScript
11 47 (3.12%) Objective-C
12 43 (2.85%) ActionScript 3.0
13 35 (2.32%) C++
14 25 (1.66%) XAML
15 24 (1.59%) VB6
16 22 (1.46%) PHP4
17 19 (1.26%) Python
18 18 (1.19%) C
19 16 (1.06%) Ruby
20 15 (1.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 151 (10.02%) Degree
2 56 (3.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 50 (3.32%) Security Cleared
4 39 (2.59%) MCSD
5 36 (2.39%) SC Cleared
6 26 (1.73%) MCP
7 24 (1.59%) MCTS
7 24 (1.59%) MCAD
8 14 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (0.86%) CCNP
9 13 (0.86%) CCDP
10 12 (0.80%) CCNA
11 11 (0.73%) CCDA
12 6 (0.40%) DV Cleared
13 5 (0.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 3 (0.20%) ISTQB
14 3 (0.20%) ISEB
15 2 (0.13%) HND
16 1 (0.066%) MCPD
16 1 (0.066%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (1.66%) SLA
2 15 (1.00%) QA
3 3 (0.20%) WAI
System Software
1 12 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (0.60%) Docker
3 7 (0.46%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.066%) IAG
Systems Management
1 13 (0.86%) Vagrant
2 3 (0.20%) Puppet
2 3 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.066%) Plesk
3 1 (0.066%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 351 (23.29%) Microsoft
2 111 (7.37%) Zend
3 73 (4.84%) Adobe
4 68 (4.51%) Oracle
5 55 (3.65%) Twitter
6 34 (2.26%) Google
7 27 (1.79%) Sencha
7 27 (1.79%) Facebook
8 26 (1.73%) Appcelerator
9 25 (1.66%) IBM
10 23 (1.53%) Red Hat
11 21 (1.39%) Sitecore
12 20 (1.33%) Cognos
13 15 (1.00%) CheckPoint
13 15 (1.00%) Cisco
14 14 (0.93%) F5
14 14 (0.93%) Juniper
14 14 (0.93%) Remedy
15 13 (0.86%) VMware
15 13 (0.86%) Nokia
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + corporate benefits, bonus etc
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
IT Connections
Salary: 26,000 to £42,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
Alcester, Warwickshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £52000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Significant Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + excellent bens (details attached)
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago