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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 13 12 17
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing CSS 765 687 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.65% 12.72% 10.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.52% 37.54% 26.04%
Number of salaries quoted 694 612 475
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £46,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
2039 1830 1947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.39% 33.89% 39.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1769 1632 1690
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 23 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 23 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 +5 271 £35,250 +0.71% 27
Warwickshire +2 160 £32,500 - 22
Staffordshire -6 97 £33,000 -5.71% 16
Coventry +3 75 £37,500 +15.38% 12
Worcestershire -5 59 £30,000 -20.00% 5
Solihull -2 32 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Walsall +5 9 £37,500 +14.50%
Wolverhampton -5 9 £29,000 -12.12%
Shropshire 0 5 £38,750 +10.71% 7
Herefordshire -12 2 - -
Sutton Coldfield 0 1 £35,000 +21.73% 2
West Bromwich - 1 £32,500 -
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 1394 (95.94%) HTML
2 1111 (76.46%) JavaScript
3 773 (53.20%) .NET
4 740 (50.93%) jQuery
5 671 (46.18%) C#
6 636 (43.77%) ASP.NET
7 558 (38.40%) SQL Server
8 541 (37.23%) SQL
9 538 (37.03%) MVC
10 529 (36.41%) HTML5
11 450 (30.97%) Agile Software Development
12 404 (27.80%) PHP
13 364 (25.05%) CSS3
14 355 (24.43%) Microsoft
15 300 (20.65%) XML
16 298 (20.51%) Ajax
17 296 (20.37%) VB.NET
18 283 (19.48%) Web Development
19 270 (18.58%) MySQL
20 230 (15.83%) Web Services
21 214 (14.73%) .NET Framework
22 201 (13.83%) Git (software)
23 196 (13.49%) OO
24 179 (12.32%) TDD
25 168 (11.56%) Degree
26 155 (10.67%) Scrum
27 154 (10.60%) ASP.NET MVC
28 153 (10.53%) Java
29 147 (10.12%) T-SQL
30 145 (9.98%) E-Commerce

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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
1 131 (9.02%) CMS
2 114 (7.85%) WordPress
3 92 (6.33%) SharePoint
4 63 (4.34%) Apache
5 55 (3.79%) IIS
6 46 (3.17%) Umbraco
7 42 (2.89%) Node.js
8 41 (2.82%) Drupal
9 40 (2.75%) Tomcat
10 22 (1.51%) Joomla!
11 19 (1.31%) WebSphere
12 17 (1.17%) BizTalk Server
13 13 (0.89%) GlassFish
13 13 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
14 12 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
15 9 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
15 9 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
16 8 (0.55%) IBM Notes
16 8 (0.55%) Lotus Domino
16 8 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 127 (8.74%) MS Excel
2 126 (8.67%) Photoshop
3 44 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
4 16 (1.10%) InfoPath
5 8 (0.55%) InDesign
5 8 (0.55%) MS Office
6 6 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.28%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.069%) GIMP
8 1 (0.069%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 57 (3.92%) Magento
2 27 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 22 (1.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 12 (0.83%) WebTrends
5 11 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (0.34%) e-Work
7 4 (0.28%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.069%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 48 (3.30%) SaaS
2 26 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.34%) GitHub
4 4 (0.28%) Office 365
5 3 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.14%) Trello
7 1 (0.069%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.069%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 45 (3.10%) Internet
2 22 (1.51%) DNS
3 15 (1.03%) TCP/IP
4 9 (0.62%) Firewall
4 9 (0.62%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (0.62%) HTTP
5 8 (0.55%) Cisco PIX
5 8 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (0.55%) VPN
5 8 (0.55%) WAN
5 8 (0.55%) LAN
5 8 (0.55%) HTTPS
6 7 (0.48%) SSL
6 7 (0.48%) SSH
7 6 (0.41%) Extranet
8 4 (0.28%) Asterisk PBX
9 3 (0.21%) DHCP
10 2 (0.14%) VoIP
10 2 (0.14%) LDAP
10 2 (0.14%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 558 (38.40%) SQL Server
2 270 (18.58%) MySQL
3 87 (5.99%) Relational Database
4 86 (5.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 60 (4.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 43 (2.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 42 (2.89%) SQL Server 2005
8 39 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 30 (2.06%) RDBMS
10 28 (1.93%) Oracle Database
11 19 (1.31%) Crystal Reports
12 14 (0.96%) DB2
12 14 (0.96%) Cognos Analysis Studio
12 14 (0.96%) Cognos Report Studio
12 14 (0.96%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 12 (0.83%) MS Access
14 11 (0.76%) Big Data
15 9 (0.62%) MongoDB
16 8 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
17 7 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 201 (13.83%) Git (software)
2 144 (9.91%) Visual Studio
3 132 (9.08%) Subversion
4 74 (5.09%) JIRA
5 57 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 42 (2.89%) Ant
7 29 (2.00%) Xcode
8 27 (1.86%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 26 (1.79%) Eclipse
10 21 (1.45%) Hudson
11 20 (1.38%) Jenkins
12 16 (1.10%) PHPUnit
13 15 (1.03%) Selenium
13 15 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
13 15 (1.03%) Phing
14 13 (0.89%) Behat
14 13 (0.89%) Dreamweaver
14 13 (0.89%) JUnit
15 10 (0.69%) ReSharper
16 8 (0.55%) PhantomJS
General
1 104 (7.16%) Marketing
2 78 (5.37%) Retail
3 65 (4.47%) Finance
4 63 (4.34%) Automotive
5 42 (2.89%) Games
6 28 (1.93%) Telecoms
7 19 (1.31%) Advertising
8 12 (0.83%) Manufacturing
9 9 (0.62%) Banking
10 8 (0.55%) Aerospace
11 7 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.28%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.28%) Billing
12 4 (0.28%) Local Government
13 3 (0.21%) Back Office
13 3 (0.21%) Electronics
13 3 (0.21%) Legal
14 2 (0.14%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.14%) Publishing
15 1 (0.069%) Law
Job Titles
1 1269 (87.34%) Developer
2 399 (27.46%) .NET Developer
3 312 (21.47%) Web Developer
4 202 (13.90%) Senior Developer
5 185 (12.73%) PHP Developer
6 176 (12.11%) ASP.NET Developer
7 165 (11.36%) C# Developer
8 131 (9.02%) C# .NET Developer
9 121 (8.33%) Junior
10 115 (7.91%) Junior Developer
11 98 (6.74%) Software Developer
11 98 (6.74%) Front-End Developer
12 80 (5.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 60 (4.13%) Applications Developer
14 55 (3.79%) VB.NET Developer
15 54 (3.72%) Graduate
15 54 (3.72%) PHP MySQL Developer
16 52 (3.58%) .NET Web Developer
17 49 (3.37%) Java Developer
18 48 (3.30%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1394 (95.94%) HTML
2 773 (53.20%) .NET
3 740 (50.93%) jQuery
4 636 (43.77%) ASP.NET
5 529 (36.41%) HTML5
6 364 (25.05%) CSS3
7 300 (20.65%) XML
8 298 (20.51%) Ajax
9 230 (15.83%) Web Services
10 214 (14.73%) .NET Framework
11 154 (10.60%) ASP.NET MVC
12 134 (9.22%) AngularJS
13 112 (7.71%) JSON
14 101 (6.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 92 (6.33%) XHTML
16 90 (6.19%) Backbone.js
17 79 (5.44%) KnockoutJS
18 77 (5.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 76 (5.23%) XSLT
20 72 (4.96%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 101 (6.95%) User Experience
2 95 (6.54%) Computer Science
3 87 (5.99%) Mobile App
4 73 (5.02%) Analytical Skills
4 73 (5.02%) N-Tier
5 71 (4.89%) Open Source
6 45 (3.10%) Social Media
7 42 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
8 28 (1.93%) Animation
9 23 (1.58%) W3C
10 22 (1.51%) Blackberry
11 11 (0.76%) Artificial Intelligence
11 11 (0.76%) Digital Media
11 11 (0.76%) Visualisation
12 10 (0.69%) Graphic Design
13 9 (0.62%) Client/Server
14 8 (0.55%) Mathematics
15 7 (0.48%) Management Information System
16 6 (0.41%) Remote Sensing
16 6 (0.41%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 142 (9.77%) Windows
2 117 (8.05%) Linux
3 83 (5.71%) Android
4 75 (5.16%) Apple iOS
5 31 (2.13%) UNIX
6 25 (1.72%) Windows 8
7 23 (1.58%) Ubuntu
8 21 (1.45%) CentOS
9 14 (0.96%) Fedora
10 11 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (0.34%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (0.21%) Debian
12 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 538 (37.03%) MVC
2 450 (30.97%) Agile Software Development
3 283 (19.48%) Web Development
4 196 (13.49%) OO
5 179 (12.32%) TDD
6 155 (10.67%) Scrum
7 145 (9.98%) E-Commerce
8 111 (7.64%) SEO
8 111 (7.64%) Unit Testing
9 99 (6.81%) Responsive Web Design
10 98 (6.74%) Software Engineering
10 98 (6.74%) OOP
11 90 (6.19%) Mentoring
12 78 (5.37%) SOA
13 72 (4.96%) Web Design
14 65 (4.47%) Continuous Integration
15 60 (4.13%) iOS Development
16 59 (4.06%) Android Development
17 56 (3.85%) CRM
18 52 (3.58%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1111 (76.46%) JavaScript
2 671 (46.18%) C#
3 541 (37.23%) SQL
4 404 (27.80%) PHP
5 296 (20.37%) VB.NET
6 153 (10.53%) Java
7 147 (10.12%) T-SQL
8 110 (7.57%) VB
9 89 (6.13%) PHP5
10 53 (3.65%) Objective-C
11 43 (2.96%) ActionScript
12 39 (2.68%) VB6
13 36 (2.48%) ActionScript 3.0
14 31 (2.13%) Python
15 30 (2.06%) C++
16 14 (0.96%) Ruby
17 13 (0.89%) XAML
18 12 (0.83%) PHP4
18 12 (0.83%) CoffeeScript
19 11 (0.76%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 168 (11.56%) Degree
2 42 (2.89%) Security Cleared
3 38 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 26 (1.79%) MCSD
4 26 (1.79%) SC Cleared
5 8 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (0.48%) CCNP
6 7 (0.48%) CCNA
6 7 (0.48%) CCDP
7 6 (0.41%) CCDA
8 3 (0.21%) HND
8 3 (0.21%) MCAD
8 3 (0.21%) MCSE
8 3 (0.21%) MCTS
8 3 (0.21%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.14%) MCP
9 2 (0.14%) ISEB
10 1 (0.069%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.069%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (2.68%) SLA
2 24 (1.65%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.21%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.14%) Samba
2 2 (0.14%) Squid
3 1 (0.069%) IAG
Systems Management
1 7 (0.48%) Plesk
2 2 (0.14%) Zenoss
2 2 (0.14%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (0.069%) CA SiteMinder
3 1 (0.069%) OPNET
3 1 (0.069%) Puppet
Vendors
1 355 (24.43%) Microsoft
2 113 (7.78%) Zend
3 80 (5.51%) Adobe
4 78 (5.37%) Oracle
5 56 (3.85%) Google
6 50 (3.44%) Twitter
7 48 (3.30%) Facebook
8 31 (2.13%) AccuRev
9 29 (2.00%) Sencha
10 28 (1.93%) IBM
11 27 (1.86%) Cognos
12 26 (1.79%) Appcelerator
13 23 (1.58%) Sitecore
14 21 (1.45%) Red Hat
15 14 (0.96%) JBoss
16 9 (0.62%) Cisco
16 9 (0.62%) Juniper
16 9 (0.62%) Apple
16 9 (0.62%) CheckPoint
16 9 (0.62%) F5
Stourbridge, West Midlands (County)
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 52 minutes ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 1 hour ago
Warwickshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: 7 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Posted: 8 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Warwickshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum - benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Flexible working
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Parity Resources
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + part-time hours
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago