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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 11 12 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing CSS 742 712 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.57% 12.83% 9.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.84% 36.57% 24.17%
Number of salaries quoted 662 633 437
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -
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
2014 1947 1920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.85% 35.08% 39.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1730 1734 1669
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +6 247 £35,000 -6.66% 38
Warwickshire +1 142 £32,500 - 15
Staffordshire -8 98 £32,500 -7.14% 14
Coventry +1 67 £37,500 +15.38% 10
Worcestershire -6 62 £30,000 -20.00% 4
Solihull -1 37 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Wolverhampton +8 23 £29,000 -12.12% 1
Walsall +4 7 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Shropshire -9 5 £27,500 -21.42% 4
Herefordshire -11 4 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Sutton Coldfield 0 1 £28,000 -6.66%
West Bromwich - 1 £32,500 -
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 1348 (96.15%) HTML
2 1061 (75.68%) JavaScript
3 760 (54.21%) .NET
4 698 (49.79%) jQuery
5 647 (46.15%) C#
6 626 (44.65%) ASP.NET
7 529 (37.73%) SQL Server
8 525 (37.45%) SQL
9 509 (36.31%) HTML5
10 491 (35.02%) MVC
11 360 (25.68%) PHP
12 352 (25.11%) CSS3
13 344 (24.54%) Microsoft
14 301 (21.47%) XML
15 290 (20.68%) Ajax
16 285 (20.33%) Web Development
17 276 (19.69%) VB.NET
18 260 (18.54%) MySQL
19 219 (15.62%) Web Services
20 211 (15.05%) Agile Software Development
21 200 (14.27%) .NET Framework
22 176 (12.55%) Git (software)
23 173 (12.34%) TDD
24 166 (11.84%) Degree
25 165 (11.77%) OO
26 159 (11.34%) Java
27 155 (11.06%) ASP.NET MVC
28 144 (10.27%) E-Commerce
29 138 (9.84%) T-SQL
30 132 (9.42%) Visual Studio

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 130 (9.27%) CMS
2 105 (7.49%) WordPress
3 96 (6.85%) SharePoint
4 69 (4.92%) Apache
5 55 (3.92%) IIS
6 50 (3.57%) Umbraco
7 46 (3.28%) Tomcat
8 42 (3.00%) Node.js
9 37 (2.64%) Drupal
10 22 (1.57%) Joomla!
11 21 (1.50%) WebSphere
12 15 (1.07%) GlassFish
13 13 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
14 11 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
14 11 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
15 10 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
16 9 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
17 8 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
18 7 (0.50%) IBM Notes
18 7 (0.50%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 131 (9.34%) Photoshop
2 111 (7.92%) MS Excel
3 42 (3.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 19 (1.36%) InfoPath
5 9 (0.64%) InDesign
6 8 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (0.43%) Fireworks
7 6 (0.43%) MS Office
8 1 (0.071%) MS Project
8 1 (0.071%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 59 (4.21%) Magento
2 24 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (1.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 12 (0.86%) WebTrends
5 11 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
6 8 (0.57%) Google Analytics
7 5 (0.36%) e-Work
8 4 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
9 3 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.071%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.071%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 49 (3.50%) SaaS
2 26 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.21%) GitHub
5 2 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.071%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.071%) Trello
6 1 (0.071%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.071%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 46 (3.28%) Internet
2 23 (1.64%) DNS
3 15 (1.07%) TCP/IP
4 13 (0.93%) Extranet
5 10 (0.71%) HTTP
6 8 (0.57%) HTTPS
7 7 (0.50%) SSL
7 7 (0.50%) Firewall
7 7 (0.50%) SSH
7 7 (0.50%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (0.43%) VPN
8 6 (0.43%) DHCP
9 5 (0.36%) WAN
9 5 (0.36%) LAN
9 5 (0.36%) Cisco PIX
9 5 (0.36%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (0.29%) Asterisk PBX
10 4 (0.29%) Intranet
11 2 (0.14%) OSPF
11 2 (0.14%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 529 (37.73%) SQL Server
2 260 (18.54%) MySQL
3 79 (5.63%) Relational Database
4 74 (5.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 48 (3.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 44 (3.14%) SQL Server 2005
7 36 (2.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 35 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 31 (2.21%) RDBMS
10 30 (2.14%) Oracle Database
11 19 (1.36%) Crystal Reports
12 15 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
13 13 (0.93%) MS Access
14 11 (0.78%) Big Data
15 9 (0.64%) MongoDB
16 8 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
16 8 (0.57%) DB2
17 7 (0.50%) Cognos Analysis Studio
17 7 (0.50%) Cognos Report Studio
17 7 (0.50%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 176 (12.55%) Git (software)
2 132 (9.42%) Visual Studio
3 122 (8.70%) Subversion
4 66 (4.71%) JIRA
5 55 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 40 (2.85%) Ant
7 29 (2.07%) Eclipse
8 24 (1.71%) Xcode
9 23 (1.64%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 18 (1.28%) Hudson
11 17 (1.21%) Jenkins
12 15 (1.07%) Oracle Forms
13 14 (1.00%) Dreamweaver
13 14 (1.00%) Selenium
14 13 (0.93%) Phing
15 12 (0.86%) JUnit
16 10 (0.71%) Maven
17 9 (0.64%) Cucumber
17 9 (0.64%) PHPUnit
18 8 (0.57%) PhantomJS
General
1 98 (6.99%) Marketing
2 71 (5.06%) Retail
3 68 (4.85%) Automotive
4 62 (4.42%) Finance
5 42 (3.00%) Games
6 25 (1.78%) Telecoms
7 19 (1.36%) Advertising
8 13 (0.93%) Manufacturing
9 8 (0.57%) Aerospace
10 7 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (0.50%) Banking
10 7 (0.50%) Billing
11 4 (0.29%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.21%) Local Government
12 3 (0.21%) Electronics
12 3 (0.21%) Legal
13 1 (0.071%) Law
13 1 (0.071%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1232 (87.87%) Developer
2 378 (26.96%) .NET Developer
3 289 (20.61%) Web Developer
4 191 (13.62%) Senior Developer
5 170 (12.13%) ASP.NET Developer
6 168 (11.98%) C# Developer
7 162 (11.55%) PHP Developer
8 122 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
9 97 (6.92%) Front-End Developer
10 96 (6.85%) Software Developer
11 94 (6.70%) Junior
12 88 (6.28%) Junior Developer
13 78 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 60 (4.28%) Java Developer
14 60 (4.28%) Applications Developer
15 55 (3.92%) Designer
16 53 (3.78%) VB.NET Developer
17 52 (3.71%) Graduate
18 51 (3.64%) .NET Web Developer
19 47 (3.35%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1348 (96.15%) HTML
2 760 (54.21%) .NET
3 698 (49.79%) jQuery
4 626 (44.65%) ASP.NET
5 509 (36.31%) HTML5
6 352 (25.11%) CSS3
7 301 (21.47%) XML
8 290 (20.68%) Ajax
9 219 (15.62%) Web Services
10 200 (14.27%) .NET Framework
11 155 (11.06%) ASP.NET MVC
12 117 (8.35%) AngularJS
13 103 (7.35%) JSON
14 97 (6.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 92 (6.56%) XHTML
16 86 (6.13%) Backbone.js
17 79 (5.63%) XSLT
18 75 (5.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 72 (5.14%) WCF
20 71 (5.06%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 89 (6.35%) Computer Science
2 82 (5.85%) Mobile App
3 71 (5.06%) N-Tier
4 61 (4.35%) Open Source
5 44 (3.14%) Social Media
6 39 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
7 22 (1.57%) Animation
8 21 (1.50%) Blackberry
9 20 (1.43%) Digital Media
10 11 (0.78%) Graphic Design
10 11 (0.78%) Artificial Intelligence
10 11 (0.78%) W3C
11 10 (0.71%) Client/Server
11 10 (0.71%) Mathematics
12 7 (0.50%) Management Information System
13 6 (0.43%) Remote Sensing
13 6 (0.43%) Telematics
14 5 (0.36%) iPhone
14 5 (0.36%) Visualisation
14 5 (0.36%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 130 (9.27%) Windows
2 112 (7.99%) Linux
3 75 (5.35%) Android
4 64 (4.56%) Apple iOS
5 33 (2.35%) UNIX
6 21 (1.50%) Windows 8
7 18 (1.28%) CentOS
7 18 (1.28%) Ubuntu
8 11 (0.78%) Fedora
9 10 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.43%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.21%) Debian
12 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.071%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.071%) Windows Phone 7
13 1 (0.071%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 491 (35.02%) MVC
2 285 (20.33%) Web Development
3 211 (15.05%) Agile Software Development
4 173 (12.34%) TDD
5 165 (11.77%) OO
6 144 (10.27%) E-Commerce
7 129 (9.20%) Scrum
8 115 (8.20%) SEO
9 107 (7.63%) Unit Testing
10 96 (6.85%) OOP
11 94 (6.70%) Responsive Web Design
12 93 (6.63%) Software Engineering
13 87 (6.21%) Mentoring
14 78 (5.56%) Web Design
15 76 (5.42%) SOA
16 62 (4.42%) Continuous Integration
17 52 (3.71%) CRM
17 52 (3.71%) Android Development
17 52 (3.71%) iOS Development
18 41 (2.92%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1061 (75.68%) JavaScript
2 647 (46.15%) C#
3 525 (37.45%) SQL
4 360 (25.68%) PHP
5 276 (19.69%) VB.NET
6 159 (11.34%) Java
7 138 (9.84%) T-SQL
8 100 (7.13%) VB
9 77 (5.49%) PHP5
10 47 (3.35%) ActionScript
11 46 (3.28%) Objective-C
12 38 (2.71%) VB6
13 37 (2.64%) ActionScript 3.0
14 32 (2.28%) Python
15 30 (2.14%) C++
16 14 (1.00%) Ruby
16 14 (1.00%) Groovy
17 13 (0.93%) CoffeeScript
17 13 (0.93%) Perl
18 11 (0.78%) XAML
Qualifications
1 166 (11.84%) Degree
2 37 (2.64%) Security Cleared
3 36 (2.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (1.50%) MCSD
4 21 (1.50%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.29%) CCDP
6 4 (0.29%) HND
6 4 (0.29%) CCNP
6 4 (0.29%) CCNA
7 3 (0.21%) CCDA
7 3 (0.21%) MCSE
8 2 (0.14%) ISEB
8 2 (0.14%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.071%) OCA
9 1 (0.071%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.071%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.071%) CIW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (2.14%) SLA
2 26 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.21%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.14%) Samba
2 2 (0.14%) Squid
Systems Management
1 7 (0.50%) Plesk
2 4 (0.29%) Puppet
3 3 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.14%) Zenoss
4 2 (0.14%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (0.071%) CA SiteMinder
5 1 (0.071%) OPNET
5 1 (0.071%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 344 (24.54%) Microsoft
2 102 (7.28%) Zend
3 81 (5.78%) Adobe
4 73 (5.21%) Oracle
5 53 (3.78%) Google
6 50 (3.57%) Facebook
7 45 (3.21%) Twitter
8 31 (2.21%) AccuRev
9 25 (1.78%) Sencha
10 23 (1.64%) Sitecore
11 22 (1.57%) Appcelerator
12 20 (1.43%) IBM
13 18 (1.28%) Cognos
13 18 (1.28%) Red Hat
14 17 (1.21%) JBoss
15 11 (0.78%) Apple
16 7 (0.50%) CheckPoint
16 7 (0.50%) Metastorm
16 7 (0.50%) Cisco
16 7 (0.50%) Lotus
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 51 minutes ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £43000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + Benefits, Flexi time
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Warwickshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Southam, Warwickshire
RecruitX
Salary: £18,000 - £25,000 Dependant on Experience
Posted: 17 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
TheSmartList
Salary: £Competitive DOE
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
etive
Salary: Unspecified with Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 3 days ago