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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 13 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing CSS 794 635 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.83% 13.09% 14.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.33% 35.20% 34.14%
Number of salaries quoted 751 572 655
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
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
1791 1804 2056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.45% 37.18% 43.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1654 1578 1871
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
Birmingham +4 252 £38,500 +18.46% 20
Warwickshire +6 186 £40,000 +23.07% 13
Coventry -2 107 £40,000 +14.28% 10
Staffordshire +2 91 £37,500 +25.00% 14
Solihull +10 53 £35,000 +9.37% 8
Worcestershire -16 24 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Shropshire +5 18 £32,500 +8.33%
Walsall +2 14 £37,500 -1.31% 2
Wolverhampton -1 12 £32,500 -5.79% 1
Sutton Coldfield +7 4 £29,000 -17.14%
Stourbridge - 2 £37,500 -
Halesowen - 2 £40,000 -
Herefordshire -5 1 £26,000 -32.46%
Brierley Hill - 1 £25,000 - 1
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 1481 (95.73%) HTML
2 1207 (78.02%) JavaScript
3 900 (58.18%) jQuery
4 816 (52.75%) .NET
5 739 (47.77%) MVC
6 735 (47.51%) C#
7 670 (43.31%) ASP.NET
8 614 (39.69%) SQL Server
9 598 (38.66%) HTML5
10 560 (36.20%) SQL
10 560 (36.20%) Agile Software Development
11 474 (30.64%) PHP
12 393 (25.40%) CSS3
13 376 (24.31%) Microsoft
14 344 (22.24%) Ajax
15 289 (18.68%) MySQL
16 278 (17.97%) OO
17 274 (17.71%) VB.NET
17 274 (17.71%) .NET Framework
18 253 (16.35%) Web Development
19 250 (16.16%) XML
20 237 (15.32%) TDD
21 228 (14.74%) Git (software)
22 225 (14.54%) Scrum
23 222 (14.35%) Web Services
24 210 (13.57%) T-SQL
25 203 (13.12%) AngularJS
26 197 (12.73%) ASP.NET MVC
27 182 (11.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
28 175 (11.31%) Responsive Web Design

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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
1 137 (8.86%) CMS
2 100 (6.46%) WordPress
3 81 (5.24%) SharePoint
4 75 (4.85%) IIS
5 58 (3.75%) Apache
6 51 (3.30%) Umbraco
7 45 (2.91%) Drupal
8 37 (2.39%) BizTalk Server
8 37 (2.39%) Tomcat
9 31 (2.00%) JBoss
10 30 (1.94%) Node.js
11 24 (1.55%) SharePoint 2010
12 21 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
13 19 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
14 17 (1.10%) GlassFish
14 17 (1.10%) WebSphere
15 15 (0.97%) Joomla!
15 15 (0.97%) WebLogic
16 7 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
16 7 (0.45%) nginx
Applications
1 144 (9.31%) MS Excel
2 115 (7.43%) Photoshop
3 40 (2.59%) Adobe Illustrator
4 22 (1.42%) MS Office
5 17 (1.10%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.71%) Fireworks
6 11 (0.71%) InfoPath
7 9 (0.58%) InDesign
8 8 (0.52%) MS Project
8 8 (0.52%) OmniGraffle
9 7 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 3 (0.19%) SPSS
11 1 (0.065%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 34 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (1.62%) Magento
3 22 (1.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 6 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.26%) Enfinity
5 4 (0.26%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.065%) e-Work
Cloud Services
1 44 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (2.52%) SaaS
3 22 (1.42%) Office 365
4 11 (0.71%) GitHub
5 3 (0.19%) Trello
5 3 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.065%) Heroku
6 1 (0.065%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 33 (2.13%) Internet
2 20 (1.29%) LAN
2 20 (1.29%) WAN
3 15 (0.97%) Firewall
4 14 (0.90%) Cisco PIX
4 14 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (0.90%) VPN
4 14 (0.90%) Cisco Nexus
5 13 (0.84%) TCP/IP
6 11 (0.71%) DNS
7 10 (0.65%) HTTP
8 5 (0.32%) HTTPS
9 4 (0.26%) DHCP
10 2 (0.13%) LDAP
10 2 (0.13%) Intranet
11 1 (0.065%) 4G
11 1 (0.065%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.065%) GPRS
11 1 (0.065%) VoIP
11 1 (0.065%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 614 (39.69%) SQL Server
2 289 (18.68%) MySQL
3 139 (8.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 89 (5.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 79 (5.11%) Relational Database
6 63 (4.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 55 (3.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 35 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
9 22 (1.42%) RDBMS
10 19 (1.23%) DB2
11 17 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
11 17 (1.10%) Oracle Database
12 16 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 14 (0.90%) Cognos Analysis Studio
13 14 (0.90%) Cognos Report Studio
13 14 (0.90%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 12 (0.78%) MongoDB
15 11 (0.71%) Big Data
16 6 (0.39%) MS Access
17 5 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 228 (14.74%) Git (software)
2 165 (10.67%) Visual Studio
3 142 (9.18%) Subversion
4 100 (6.46%) Team Foundation Server
5 69 (4.46%) JIRA
6 49 (3.17%) Ant
7 34 (2.20%) ReSharper
7 34 (2.20%) Jenkins
8 31 (2.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 29 (1.87%) Eclipse
10 28 (1.81%) Hudson
11 26 (1.68%) Xcode
12 21 (1.36%) Grunt
13 20 (1.29%) PHPUnit
13 20 (1.29%) Selenium
14 19 (1.23%) NUnit
15 18 (1.16%) JUnit
16 16 (1.03%) Behat
17 11 (0.71%) QUnit
18 10 (0.65%) Yeoman
General
1 97 (6.27%) Marketing
2 89 (5.75%) Retail
3 57 (3.68%) Finance
4 42 (2.71%) Telecoms
5 41 (2.65%) Automotive
6 37 (2.39%) Games
7 36 (2.33%) Advertising
8 12 (0.78%) Back Office
9 11 (0.71%) Banking
9 11 (0.71%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.39%) Law
11 5 (0.32%) Electronics
12 4 (0.26%) Billing
12 4 (0.26%) Local Government
13 2 (0.13%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.13%) Publishing
13 2 (0.13%) Legal
14 1 (0.065%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.065%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1338 (86.49%) Developer
2 437 (28.25%) .NET Developer
3 344 (22.24%) Web Developer
4 232 (15.00%) Senior Developer
5 226 (14.61%) PHP Developer
6 218 (14.09%) C# Developer
7 203 (13.12%) C# .NET Developer
8 194 (12.54%) ASP.NET Developer
9 133 (8.60%) Junior
10 132 (8.53%) Software Developer
11 128 (8.27%) Junior Developer
12 125 (8.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 107 (6.92%) Front-End Developer
14 81 (5.24%) .NET Web Developer
15 78 (5.04%) PHP MySQL Developer
16 62 (4.01%) Junior Web Developer
17 56 (3.62%) C# Web Developer
18 55 (3.56%) Applications Developer
19 53 (3.43%) .NET Software Developer
20 48 (3.10%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1481 (95.73%) HTML
2 900 (58.18%) jQuery
3 816 (52.75%) .NET
4 670 (43.31%) ASP.NET
5 598 (38.66%) HTML5
6 393 (25.40%) CSS3
7 344 (22.24%) Ajax
8 274 (17.71%) .NET Framework
9 250 (16.16%) XML
10 222 (14.35%) Web Services
11 203 (13.12%) AngularJS
12 197 (12.73%) ASP.NET MVC
13 182 (11.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 161 (10.41%) JSON
15 157 (10.15%) KnockoutJS
16 111 (7.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 101 (6.53%) WCF
18 99 (6.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 94 (6.08%) Symfony
20 92 (5.95%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 131 (8.47%) User Experience
2 98 (6.33%) Mobile App
3 73 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
4 71 (4.59%) Computer Science
5 70 (4.52%) Open Source
6 52 (3.36%) N-Tier
7 38 (2.46%) W3C
8 32 (2.07%) Algorithms
9 28 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
10 27 (1.75%) Blackberry
10 27 (1.75%) Social Media
11 23 (1.49%) Animation
12 16 (1.03%) Visualisation
13 15 (0.97%) Client/Server
14 13 (0.84%) Management Information System
14 13 (0.84%) Digital Media
15 11 (0.71%) Artificial Intelligence
16 9 (0.58%) iPhone
17 7 (0.45%) Mathematics
17 7 (0.45%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 174 (11.25%) Windows
2 148 (9.57%) Linux
3 113 (7.30%) Android
4 96 (6.21%) Apple iOS
5 47 (3.04%) UNIX
6 38 (2.46%) Windows 8
7 26 (1.68%) CentOS
8 24 (1.55%) Fedora
8 24 (1.55%) Ubuntu
9 8 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (0.26%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.19%) Debian
13 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.13%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.065%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.065%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 739 (47.77%) MVC
2 560 (36.20%) Agile Software Development
3 278 (17.97%) OO
4 253 (16.35%) Web Development
5 237 (15.32%) TDD
6 225 (14.54%) Scrum
7 175 (11.31%) Responsive Web Design
8 161 (10.41%) E-Commerce
9 124 (8.02%) OOP
10 108 (6.98%) Software Engineering
11 97 (6.27%) OO PHP
12 83 (5.37%) Mentoring
13 75 (4.85%) CRM
14 73 (4.72%) BDD
15 72 (4.65%) SOA
16 68 (4.40%) Unit Testing
17 66 (4.27%) iOS Development
18 63 (4.07%) Android Development
19 56 (3.62%) SEO
20 51 (3.30%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1207 (78.02%) JavaScript
2 735 (47.51%) C#
3 560 (36.20%) SQL
4 474 (30.64%) PHP
5 274 (17.71%) VB.NET
6 210 (13.57%) T-SQL
7 168 (10.86%) Java
8 110 (7.11%) PHP5
9 70 (4.52%) VB
10 55 (3.56%) Objective-C
11 48 (3.10%) ActionScript
12 42 (2.71%) ActionScript 3.0
13 32 (2.07%) C++
14 26 (1.68%) PHP4
15 25 (1.62%) XAML
16 19 (1.23%) VB6
17 18 (1.16%) Python
18 15 (0.97%) Ruby
19 13 (0.84%) C
20 11 (0.71%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 166 (10.73%) Degree
2 51 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 50 (3.23%) Security Cleared
4 40 (2.59%) SC Cleared
5 39 (2.52%) MCSD
6 21 (1.36%) MCP
7 19 (1.23%) MCAD
7 19 (1.23%) MCTS
8 14 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (0.84%) CCDP
9 13 (0.84%) CCNP
10 12 (0.78%) CCNA
11 11 (0.71%) CCDA
12 6 (0.39%) DV Cleared
13 5 (0.32%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 2 (0.13%) HND
15 1 (0.065%) Postgraduate
15 1 (0.065%) HNC
15 1 (0.065%) ISTQB
15 1 (0.065%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (2.20%) SLA
2 16 (1.03%) QA
3 3 (0.19%) WAI
System Software
1 6 (0.39%) Active Directory
1 6 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.19%) Docker
3 1 (0.065%) IAG
Systems Management
1 7 (0.45%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.065%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (0.065%) Plesk
2 1 (0.065%) Puppet
Vendors
1 376 (24.31%) Microsoft
2 125 (8.08%) Zend
3 83 (5.37%) Oracle
4 77 (4.98%) Adobe
5 65 (4.20%) Twitter
6 50 (3.23%) Google
7 38 (2.46%) Facebook
8 32 (2.07%) Sencha
8 32 (2.07%) IBM
9 30 (1.94%) Appcelerator
10 27 (1.75%) Cognos
11 26 (1.68%) Red Hat
12 25 (1.62%) Sitecore
13 14 (0.90%) CheckPoint
13 14 (0.90%) Remedy
13 14 (0.90%) Juniper
13 14 (0.90%) Cisco
13 14 (0.90%) F5
14 13 (0.84%) Nokia
15 10 (0.65%) Apple
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
IT Connections
Salary: to £44,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago