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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 13 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing CSS 684 494 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.39% 12.01% 13.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.54% 35.31% 34.35%
Number of salaries quoted 627 429 600
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 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,400 £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
1872 1399 1866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.63% 34.02% 39.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1681 1179 1686
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 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +7 253 £37,000 +13.84% 44
Warwickshire -1 131 £41,500 +10.66% 20
Staffordshire -3 81 £36,750 +5.00% 29
Coventry -10 60 £35,000 -3.44% 10
Solihull +11 43 £35,000 +26.12% 15
Worcestershire -14 29 £32,500 +16.07% 9
Shropshire 0 20 £32,500 -16.12% 9
Herefordshire +4 13 £27,500 -28.57%
Wolverhampton -11 9 £35,000 -10.25% 4
Walsall -4 5 £37,500 +13.63% 3
Sutton Coldfield - 4 £36,250 - 1
Brierley Hill - 4 £25,000 - 2
Dudley - 2 £37,500 - 1
West Bromwich -3 1 £52,500 +56.71%
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1460 (95.80%) HTML
2 1209 (79.33%) JavaScript
3 886 (58.14%) jQuery
4 847 (55.58%) .NET
5 756 (49.61%) C#
6 709 (46.52%) MVC
7 664 (43.57%) ASP.NET
8 634 (41.60%) HTML5
9 597 (39.17%) SQL Server
10 567 (37.20%) SQL
11 560 (36.75%) Agile Software Development
12 481 (31.56%) PHP
13 432 (28.35%) CSS3
14 361 (23.69%) Microsoft
15 323 (21.19%) Ajax
16 305 (20.01%) OO
17 288 (18.90%) MySQL
18 259 (16.99%) .NET Framework
19 254 (16.67%) VB.NET
20 243 (15.94%) TDD
21 233 (15.29%) XML
22 222 (14.57%) Web Development
23 214 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC
24 213 (13.98%) Scrum
25 211 (13.85%) Web Services
26 201 (13.19%) Git (software)
27 195 (12.80%) T-SQL
28 176 (11.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
29 173 (11.35%) Visual Studio
30 166 (10.89%) Windows

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 135 (8.86%) CMS
2 107 (7.02%) WordPress
3 87 (5.71%) IIS
4 84 (5.51%) SharePoint
5 52 (3.41%) Node.js
6 48 (3.15%) Drupal
7 46 (3.02%) BizTalk Server
8 42 (2.76%) Apache
9 40 (2.62%) Umbraco
10 36 (2.36%) SharePoint 2010
10 36 (2.36%) SharePoint 2013
10 36 (2.36%) JBoss
11 25 (1.64%) Tomcat
12 23 (1.51%) Sitecore CMS
13 21 (1.38%) Joomla!
14 18 (1.18%) GlassFish
15 17 (1.12%) WebLogic
16 13 (0.85%) WebSphere
17 9 (0.59%) NServiceBus
17 9 (0.59%) concrete5
Applications
1 141 (9.25%) MS Excel
2 110 (7.22%) Photoshop
3 38 (2.49%) Adobe Illustrator
4 34 (2.23%) MS Office
5 18 (1.18%) MS Visio
6 17 (1.12%) Fireworks
7 9 (0.59%) MS Project
7 9 (0.59%) InfoPath
8 8 (0.52%) OmniGraffle
9 6 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 6 (0.39%) InDesign
10 3 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (0.20%) SPSS
11 1 (0.066%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 41 (2.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (1.64%) Magento
3 10 (0.66%) Google Analytics
4 9 (0.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 6 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.26%) Enfinity
7 2 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.066%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.066%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 64 (4.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (2.30%) Office 365
3 32 (2.10%) SaaS
4 16 (1.05%) GitHub
5 6 (0.39%) PaaS
5 6 (0.39%) Heroku
6 5 (0.33%) Trello
7 1 (0.066%) Force.com
7 1 (0.066%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (2.30%) Internet
2 24 (1.57%) LAN
2 24 (1.57%) WAN
3 23 (1.51%) TCP/IP
4 18 (1.18%) Firewall
5 17 (1.12%) VPN
5 17 (1.12%) Cisco Nexus
6 16 (1.05%) HTTP
7 14 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (0.79%) Cisco PIX
9 7 (0.46%) DNS
10 5 (0.33%) OSPF
10 5 (0.33%) BGP
10 5 (0.33%) FWSM
11 4 (0.26%) NetScaler
11 4 (0.26%) 4G
11 4 (0.26%) Intranet
11 4 (0.26%) DHCP
12 3 (0.20%) VoIP
13 2 (0.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 597 (39.17%) SQL Server
2 288 (18.90%) MySQL
3 151 (9.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 78 (5.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 71 (4.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 57 (3.74%) Relational Database
7 38 (2.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 29 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
9 20 (1.31%) MongoDB
10 18 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 16 (1.05%) DB2
12 15 (0.98%) MS Access
13 14 (0.92%) RDBMS
13 14 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (0.72%) NoSQL
14 11 (0.72%) Big Data
14 11 (0.72%) Oracle Database
15 9 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
16 8 (0.52%) Cognos Analysis Studio
16 8 (0.52%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 201 (13.19%) Git (software)
2 173 (11.35%) Visual Studio
3 119 (7.81%) Subversion
4 98 (6.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 58 (3.81%) JIRA
6 42 (2.76%) Jenkins
7 36 (2.36%) JUnit
8 32 (2.10%) ReSharper
9 30 (1.97%) Ant
10 29 (1.90%) Hudson
11 26 (1.71%) Selenium
12 24 (1.57%) NUnit
13 23 (1.51%) PHPUnit
14 22 (1.44%) Grunt
15 17 (1.12%) Behat
16 16 (1.05%) Eclipse
17 12 (0.79%) Appcelerator Titanium
18 11 (0.72%) QUnit
18 11 (0.72%) AccuRev
19 10 (0.66%) Dreamweaver
General
1 107 (7.02%) Marketing
2 82 (5.38%) Retail
3 52 (3.41%) Finance
4 39 (2.56%) Automotive
5 37 (2.43%) Advertising
6 35 (2.30%) Games
7 34 (2.23%) Telecoms
8 19 (1.25%) Back Office
9 9 (0.59%) Local Government
10 6 (0.39%) Law
10 6 (0.39%) Banking
10 6 (0.39%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.20%) Publishing
12 2 (0.13%) Billing
12 2 (0.13%) Electronics
12 2 (0.13%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.066%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.066%) Legal
13 1 (0.066%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1300 (85.30%) Developer
2 419 (27.49%) .NET Developer
3 317 (20.80%) Web Developer
4 233 (15.29%) C# Developer
5 223 (14.63%) PHP Developer
6 211 (13.85%) C# .NET Developer
7 203 (13.32%) Senior Developer
8 182 (11.94%) ASP.NET Developer
9 148 (9.71%) Software Developer
10 138 (9.06%) Front-End Developer
11 130 (8.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 121 (7.94%) Junior
13 114 (7.48%) Junior Developer
14 72 (4.72%) .NET Web Developer
15 71 (4.66%) PHP MySQL Developer
16 57 (3.74%) C# Web Developer
17 53 (3.48%) Senior .NET Developer
18 52 (3.41%) Lead Developer
19 50 (3.28%) .NET Software Developer
20 47 (3.08%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1460 (95.80%) HTML
2 886 (58.14%) jQuery
3 847 (55.58%) .NET
4 664 (43.57%) ASP.NET
5 634 (41.60%) HTML5
6 432 (28.35%) CSS3
7 323 (21.19%) Ajax
8 259 (16.99%) .NET Framework
9 233 (15.29%) XML
10 214 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC
11 211 (13.85%) Web Services
12 176 (11.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 158 (10.37%) AngularJS
14 154 (10.10%) JSON
15 152 (9.97%) KnockoutJS
16 128 (8.40%) WCF
17 106 (6.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 99 (6.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 99 (6.50%) LINQ
19 85 (5.58%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 129 (8.46%) User Experience
2 90 (5.91%) Mobile App
3 71 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
4 61 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 61 (4.00%) Open Source
5 43 (2.82%) N-Tier
6 37 (2.43%) W3C
7 23 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
8 22 (1.44%) iPhone
9 18 (1.18%) Client/Server
10 16 (1.05%) Social Media
11 15 (0.98%) Digital Media
12 14 (0.92%) Blackberry
12 14 (0.92%) Visualisation
13 13 (0.85%) NHS
14 11 (0.72%) Management Information System
15 9 (0.59%) Animation
16 8 (0.52%) Social Network
16 8 (0.52%) Smartphone
16 8 (0.52%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 166 (10.89%) Windows
2 145 (9.51%) Linux
3 104 (6.82%) Android
4 79 (5.18%) Apple iOS
5 36 (2.36%) UNIX
6 24 (1.57%) Windows 8
7 19 (1.25%) CentOS
8 15 (0.98%) Fedora
9 13 (0.85%) Ubuntu
10 8 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
12 5 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.13%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.13%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.066%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.066%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.066%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 709 (46.52%) MVC
2 560 (36.75%) Agile Software Development
3 305 (20.01%) OO
4 243 (15.94%) TDD
5 222 (14.57%) Web Development
6 213 (13.98%) Scrum
7 165 (10.83%) E-Commerce
8 160 (10.50%) Responsive Web Design
9 131 (8.60%) Software Engineering
10 116 (7.61%) OOP
11 101 (6.63%) OO PHP
12 89 (5.84%) CRM
13 80 (5.25%) Mentoring
14 72 (4.72%) BDD
15 70 (4.59%) Project Management
16 67 (4.40%) SOA
16 67 (4.40%) Unit Testing
17 63 (4.13%) Continuous Integration
18 54 (3.54%) SEO
19 48 (3.15%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1209 (79.33%) JavaScript
2 756 (49.61%) C#
3 567 (37.20%) SQL
4 481 (31.56%) PHP
5 254 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 195 (12.80%) T-SQL
7 153 (10.04%) Java
8 90 (5.91%) PHP5
9 77 (5.05%) VB
10 38 (2.49%) ActionScript
11 32 (2.10%) C++
11 32 (2.10%) ActionScript 3.0
12 29 (1.90%) Objective-C
12 29 (1.90%) Python
13 24 (1.57%) VB6
14 21 (1.38%) XAML
14 21 (1.38%) PL/SQL
15 20 (1.31%) Ruby
16 18 (1.18%) PHP4
17 17 (1.12%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 159 (10.43%) Degree
2 65 (4.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 42 (2.76%) Security Cleared
4 39 (2.56%) MCSD
5 35 (2.30%) VCP4
6 32 (2.10%) MCP
7 29 (1.90%) MCAD
7 29 (1.90%) MCTS
8 27 (1.77%) SC Cleared
9 12 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (0.72%) CCNP
10 11 (0.72%) CCDP
11 10 (0.66%) CCNA
12 9 (0.59%) CCDA
13 5 (0.33%) DV Cleared
13 5 (0.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 3 (0.20%) ISTQB
14 3 (0.20%) ISEB
15 2 (0.13%) MCPD
16 1 (0.066%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (0.85%) SLA
1 13 (0.85%) QA
2 3 (0.20%) WAI
System Software
1 14 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (0.66%) Docker
3 7 (0.46%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.066%) IAG
Systems Management
1 14 (0.92%) Vagrant
2 4 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.26%) Puppet
3 3 (0.20%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.066%) cPanel
4 1 (0.066%) Plesk
Vendors
1 361 (23.69%) Microsoft
2 101 (6.63%) Zend
3 65 (4.27%) Adobe
4 63 (4.13%) Oracle
5 36 (2.36%) Twitter
6 26 (1.71%) Sitecore
6 26 (1.71%) Google
7 19 (1.25%) Red Hat
8 17 (1.12%) Cisco
9 15 (0.98%) IBM
9 15 (0.98%) CheckPoint
9 15 (0.98%) VMware
10 13 (0.85%) Apple
10 13 (0.85%) Cognos
10 13 (0.85%) Sencha
11 12 (0.79%) F5
11 12 (0.79%) Juniper
11 12 (0.79%) Remedy
12 11 (0.72%) Nokia
12 11 (0.72%) Appcelerator
Bilston, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + great benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + great benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Rugby, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
IT Connections
Salary: 26,000 to £42,000
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rugby, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £2800 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
New Gen Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Shipston-On-Stour, Warwickshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday