The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 12 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing CSS 700 695 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.30% 12.52% 10.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.44% 33.84% 24.91%
Number of salaries quoted 602 627 470
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +1.44%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1975 2054 1991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.53% 36.99% 40.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1680 1828 1757
Average salary £37,000 £35,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.22% -2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
CSS
England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 0 178 £32,500 -13.33% 42
Staffordshire -1 129 £32,500 -7.14% 20
Warwickshire 0 118 £32,500 - 26
Worcestershire +1 70 £30,000 -20.00% 4
Coventry +16 69 £37,500 +15.38% 9
Solihull -8 35 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Wolverhampton +4 32 £29,000 +5.45% 2
Shropshire -2 8 £17,500 -49.27% 1
Herefordshire -1 7 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Sutton Coldfield -2 1 £28,000 -6.66% 2
Walsall -9 1 £38,500 +30.50%
West Bromwich - 1 £32,500 -
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 1266 (96.72%) HTML
2 985 (75.25%) JavaScript
3 712 (54.39%) .NET
4 615 (46.98%) jQuery
5 602 (45.99%) C#
6 567 (43.32%) ASP.NET
7 479 (36.59%) SQL
8 477 (36.44%) HTML5
9 475 (36.29%) SQL Server
10 389 (29.72%) MVC
11 336 (25.67%) CSS3
12 327 (24.98%) PHP
13 299 (22.84%) Microsoft
14 278 (21.24%) XML
15 272 (20.78%) Ajax
16 257 (19.63%) Web Development
17 249 (19.02%) MySQL
18 230 (17.57%) VB.NET
19 200 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
20 185 (14.13%) Web Services
21 176 (13.45%) .NET Framework
22 158 (12.07%) OO
23 156 (11.92%) TDD
24 155 (11.84%) Degree
25 145 (11.08%) ASP.NET MVC
26 142 (10.85%) E-Commerce
27 136 (10.39%) CMS
28 131 (10.01%) Java
28 131 (10.01%) Photoshop
29 118 (9.01%) Linux

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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
1 136 (10.39%) CMS
2 109 (8.33%) WordPress
3 103 (7.87%) SharePoint
4 62 (4.74%) Apache
5 54 (4.13%) IIS
6 45 (3.44%) Tomcat
7 43 (3.28%) Node.js
8 38 (2.90%) Umbraco
9 36 (2.75%) Drupal
10 25 (1.91%) Joomla!
11 15 (1.15%) WebSphere
11 15 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
12 11 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
12 11 (0.84%) GlassFish
13 10 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
14 9 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
15 8 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
15 8 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
16 7 (0.53%) IBM Notes
16 7 (0.53%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 131 (10.01%) Photoshop
2 101 (7.72%) MS Excel
3 46 (3.51%) Adobe Illustrator
4 24 (1.83%) InfoPath
5 13 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.53%) MS Office
6 7 (0.53%) InDesign
7 6 (0.46%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.15%) MS Project
9 1 (0.076%) CorelDRAW
9 1 (0.076%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.076%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 71 (5.42%) Magento
2 20 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (1.15%) WebTrends
4 13 (0.99%) Google Analytics
5 8 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
5 8 (0.61%) e-Work
6 5 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.076%) Zen Cart
8 1 (0.076%) Fredhopper
8 1 (0.076%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.076%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 46 (3.51%) SaaS
2 26 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.23%) GitHub
5 2 (0.15%) Basecamp
5 2 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.076%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.076%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 39 (2.98%) Internet
2 30 (2.29%) DNS
3 17 (1.30%) Extranet
4 14 (1.07%) TCP/IP
5 13 (0.99%) HTTP
6 10 (0.76%) DHCP
6 10 (0.76%) SSL
7 7 (0.53%) Intranet
7 7 (0.53%) SSH
8 6 (0.46%) Firewall
8 6 (0.46%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (0.38%) HTTPS
9 5 (0.38%) OSPF
9 5 (0.38%) BGP
10 4 (0.31%) VPN
10 4 (0.31%) Asterisk PBX
10 4 (0.31%) FWSM
11 3 (0.23%) SMTP
11 3 (0.23%) LDAP
11 3 (0.23%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 475 (36.29%) SQL Server
2 249 (19.02%) MySQL
3 64 (4.89%) Relational Database
4 57 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 52 (3.97%) SQL Server 2005
6 44 (3.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 41 (3.13%) RDBMS
8 40 (3.06%) Oracle Database
9 32 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
10 29 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 23 (1.76%) Crystal Reports
12 22 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
13 13 (0.99%) MS Access
14 10 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
15 6 (0.46%) RavenDB
15 6 (0.46%) MongoDB
16 5 (0.38%) Data Mining
16 5 (0.38%) Big Data
17 3 (0.23%) Azure SQL Database
18 2 (0.15%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 113 (8.63%) Git (software)
2 111 (8.48%) Visual Studio
3 94 (7.18%) Subversion
4 55 (4.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 41 (3.13%) JIRA
6 18 (1.38%) Oracle Forms
6 18 (1.38%) Eclipse
7 16 (1.22%) Ant
8 14 (1.07%) Dreamweaver
8 14 (1.07%) Hudson
9 13 (0.99%) Cucumber
9 13 (0.99%) Selenium
9 13 (0.99%) JUnit
10 12 (0.92%) Jenkins
11 10 (0.76%) RSpec
11 10 (0.76%) NUnit
11 10 (0.76%) PhantomJS
11 10 (0.76%) Phing
12 8 (0.61%) Xcode
12 8 (0.61%) Maven
General
1 93 (7.10%) Marketing
2 69 (5.27%) Automotive
3 59 (4.51%) Finance
4 55 (4.20%) Retail
5 42 (3.21%) Games
6 22 (1.68%) Advertising
7 21 (1.60%) Telecoms
8 14 (1.07%) Manufacturing
9 8 (0.61%) Aerospace
10 7 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.31%) Back Office
11 4 (0.31%) Legal
11 4 (0.31%) Multimedia
11 4 (0.31%) Billing
12 3 (0.23%) Banking
13 2 (0.15%) Local Government
14 1 (0.076%) Publishing
14 1 (0.076%) Electronics
14 1 (0.076%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1143 (87.32%) Developer
2 325 (24.83%) .NET Developer
3 268 (20.47%) Web Developer
4 178 (13.60%) Senior Developer
5 171 (13.06%) C# Developer
6 150 (11.46%) PHP Developer
7 134 (10.24%) ASP.NET Developer
8 117 (8.94%) C# .NET Developer
9 103 (7.87%) Front-End Developer
10 84 (6.42%) Software Developer
11 75 (5.73%) Junior
12 70 (5.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 68 (5.19%) Junior Developer
14 62 (4.74%) Designer
15 61 (4.66%) Java Developer
16 54 (4.13%) Programmer
17 52 (3.97%) Graduate
18 48 (3.67%) Graduate Developer
19 47 (3.59%) .NET Web Developer
19 47 (3.59%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1266 (96.72%) HTML
2 712 (54.39%) .NET
3 615 (46.98%) jQuery
4 567 (43.32%) ASP.NET
5 477 (36.44%) HTML5
6 336 (25.67%) CSS3
7 278 (21.24%) XML
8 272 (20.78%) Ajax
9 185 (14.13%) Web Services
10 176 (13.45%) .NET Framework
11 145 (11.08%) ASP.NET MVC
12 99 (7.56%) XHTML
13 91 (6.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 87 (6.65%) WCF
15 82 (6.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 81 (6.19%) XSLT
17 74 (5.65%) JSON
18 73 (5.58%) LINQ
19 71 (5.42%) Backbone.js
20 66 (5.04%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 75 (5.73%) Computer Science
2 66 (5.04%) Mobile App
3 63 (4.81%) Open Source
4 52 (3.97%) N-Tier
5 38 (2.90%) Social Media
6 37 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
7 20 (1.53%) Digital Media
8 12 (0.92%) Animation
9 11 (0.84%) Graphic Design
10 10 (0.76%) Client/Server
11 9 (0.69%) iPhone
12 7 (0.53%) Mathematics
12 7 (0.53%) W3C
13 6 (0.46%) Blackberry
13 6 (0.46%) Management Information System
13 6 (0.46%) Smartphone
13 6 (0.46%) iPad
14 5 (0.38%) Artificial Intelligence
14 5 (0.38%) Xbox
14 5 (0.38%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 118 (9.01%) Linux
2 114 (8.71%) Windows
3 58 (4.43%) Android
4 46 (3.51%) Apple iOS
5 40 (3.06%) UNIX
6 10 (0.76%) CentOS
7 9 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (0.69%) Ubuntu
7 9 (0.69%) Solaris
8 6 (0.46%) Mac OS X
9 5 (0.38%) Fedora
10 3 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (0.23%) Debian
11 1 (0.076%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.076%) Windows Phone 7
11 1 (0.076%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.076%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.076%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 389 (29.72%) MVC
2 257 (19.63%) Web Development
3 200 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
4 158 (12.07%) OO
5 156 (11.92%) TDD
6 142 (10.85%) E-Commerce
7 114 (8.71%) SEO
8 101 (7.72%) Unit Testing
9 89 (6.80%) Software Engineering
10 84 (6.42%) Scrum
10 84 (6.42%) OOP
11 79 (6.04%) Responsive Web Design
12 70 (5.35%) Web Design
13 59 (4.51%) CRM
14 57 (4.35%) SOA
14 57 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
15 42 (3.21%) Content Management
16 41 (3.13%) Mobile Application Development
17 34 (2.60%) Document Management
18 28 (2.14%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 985 (75.25%) JavaScript
2 602 (45.99%) C#
3 479 (36.59%) SQL
4 327 (24.98%) PHP
5 230 (17.57%) VB.NET
6 131 (10.01%) Java
7 106 (8.10%) T-SQL
8 88 (6.72%) VB
9 73 (5.58%) PHP5
10 41 (3.13%) Python
11 39 (2.98%) C++
12 33 (2.52%) VB6
13 29 (2.22%) ActionScript
14 22 (1.68%) Perl
15 19 (1.45%) ActionScript 3.0
16 18 (1.38%) C
16 18 (1.38%) Shell Script
17 17 (1.30%) Groovy
17 17 (1.30%) CoffeeScript
17 17 (1.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 155 (11.84%) Degree
2 32 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (1.15%) MCSD
4 13 (0.99%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.23%) MCSE
6 2 (0.15%) HND
6 2 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.15%) ISEB
7 1 (0.076%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.076%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.076%) CCNP
7 1 (0.076%) OCA
7 1 (0.076%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.076%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.076%) CIW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (1.83%) SLA
2 23 (1.76%) QA
System Software
1 6 (0.46%) Samba
1 6 (0.46%) Squid
2 4 (0.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (0.61%) Puppet
2 7 (0.53%) Plesk
2 7 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.31%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.15%) Zenoss
4 2 (0.15%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (0.076%) CA SiteMinder
5 1 (0.076%) OPNET
Vendors
1 299 (22.84%) Microsoft
2 91 (6.95%) Zend
3 74 (5.65%) Adobe
4 66 (5.04%) Oracle
5 36 (2.75%) Google
6 33 (2.52%) Facebook
7 31 (2.37%) AccuRev
8 26 (1.99%) Twitter
9 18 (1.38%) Sitecore
10 15 (1.15%) Apple
11 12 (0.92%) Business Objects
12 11 (0.84%) Metastorm
13 10 (0.76%) Red Hat
13 10 (0.76%) Sybase
14 9 (0.69%) Progress
14 9 (0.69%) Sage
14 9 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
15 8 (0.61%) JBoss
16 7 (0.53%) Lotus
16 7 (0.53%) Ektron
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Salary: £15000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Warwickshire
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Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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