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

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 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 839 710 709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.01% 13.57% 14.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.74% 36.37% 33.91%
Number of salaries quoted 801 643 661
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
1918 1952 2091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.31% 37.31% 42.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1762 1738 1873
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +1 257 £37,500 +15.38% 37
Warwickshire +5 208 £35,000 +11.11% 22
Coventry -3 104 £37,500 +7.14% 13
Staffordshire +1 103 £37,500 +25.00% 20
Solihull +8 52 £35,000 - 7
Worcestershire -4 45 £29,000 -22.66% 3
Walsall +4 14 £37,500 -1.31% 2
Shropshire +1 13 £33,750 +12.50% 1
Wolverhampton -2 8 £33,750 -1.45% 4
Sutton Coldfield +1 4 £29,000 +5.45% 1
Halesowen -1 2 £40,000 +14.28%
Stourbridge - 2 £37,500 -
Herefordshire -3 1 £26,000 -30.66%
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 1506 (95.86%) HTML
2 1225 (77.98%) JavaScript
3 884 (56.27%) jQuery
4 816 (51.94%) .NET
5 727 (46.28%) MVC
6 726 (46.21%) C#
7 667 (42.46%) ASP.NET
8 601 (38.26%) SQL Server
9 584 (37.17%) HTML5
10 549 (34.95%) SQL
11 536 (34.12%) Agile Software Development
12 488 (31.06%) PHP
13 399 (25.40%) CSS3
14 383 (24.38%) Microsoft
15 351 (22.34%) Ajax
16 309 (19.67%) MySQL
17 290 (18.46%) VB.NET
18 275 (17.50%) XML
19 268 (17.06%) OO
20 267 (17.00%) .NET Framework
21 266 (16.93%) Web Development
22 244 (15.53%) Web Services
23 229 (14.58%) Git (software)
24 213 (13.56%) TDD
25 206 (13.11%) Scrum
26 198 (12.60%) T-SQL
27 190 (12.09%) ASP.NET MVC
28 185 (11.78%) AngularJS
29 169 (10.76%) Degree
29 169 (10.76%) Java

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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
1 150 (9.55%) CMS
2 115 (7.32%) WordPress
3 95 (6.05%) SharePoint
4 71 (4.52%) IIS
5 67 (4.26%) Apache
6 45 (2.86%) Umbraco
7 42 (2.67%) Drupal
7 42 (2.67%) Tomcat
8 32 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
9 29 (1.85%) JBoss
9 29 (1.85%) Node.js
10 23 (1.46%) SharePoint 2010
11 19 (1.21%) GlassFish
12 18 (1.15%) WebSphere
12 18 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
13 16 (1.02%) Joomla!
14 15 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
15 14 (0.89%) WebLogic
16 9 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
17 7 (0.45%) nginx
Applications
1 156 (9.93%) MS Excel
2 125 (7.96%) Photoshop
3 38 (2.42%) Adobe Illustrator
4 17 (1.08%) MS Office
5 15 (0.95%) MS Visio
6 13 (0.83%) InfoPath
7 10 (0.64%) Fireworks
8 8 (0.51%) InDesign
8 8 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 6 (0.38%) OmniGraffle
9 6 (0.38%) MS Project
10 3 (0.19%) SPSS
11 1 (0.064%) MS PowerPoint
11 1 (0.064%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 38 (2.42%) Magento
2 33 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 22 (1.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 11 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.38%) Google Analytics
6 5 (0.32%) WebTrends
7 4 (0.25%) e-Work
7 4 (0.25%) Enfinity
8 3 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.064%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 43 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (2.61%) SaaS
3 18 (1.15%) Office 365
4 9 (0.57%) GitHub
5 3 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.13%) Trello
7 1 (0.064%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.064%) Heroku
7 1 (0.064%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 37 (2.36%) Internet
2 18 (1.15%) DNS
3 15 (0.95%) Firewall
3 15 (0.95%) LAN
3 15 (0.95%) WAN
4 14 (0.89%) Cisco PIX
4 14 (0.89%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (0.89%) VPN
4 14 (0.89%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (0.51%) HTTP
5 8 (0.51%) TCP/IP
5 8 (0.51%) HTTPS
6 4 (0.25%) DHCP
7 3 (0.19%) VoIP
8 2 (0.13%) LDAP
8 2 (0.13%) Broadband
8 2 (0.13%) SSL
8 2 (0.13%) Intranet
8 2 (0.13%) SSH
8 2 (0.13%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 601 (38.26%) SQL Server
2 309 (19.67%) MySQL
3 126 (8.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 83 (5.28%) Relational Database
5 79 (5.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 52 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 48 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 39 (2.48%) SQL Server 2005
9 26 (1.65%) Oracle Database
10 24 (1.53%) RDBMS
11 18 (1.15%) DB2
12 16 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
13 14 (0.89%) Cognos Analysis Studio
13 14 (0.89%) Cognos Report Studio
13 14 (0.89%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 12 (0.76%) MS Access
15 11 (0.70%) MongoDB
15 11 (0.70%) Big Data
16 9 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 6 (0.38%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 229 (14.58%) Git (software)
2 163 (10.38%) Visual Studio
3 153 (9.74%) Subversion
4 89 (5.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 70 (4.46%) JIRA
6 52 (3.31%) Ant
7 32 (2.04%) Eclipse
8 31 (1.97%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 31 (1.97%) Jenkins
9 29 (1.85%) Hudson
10 28 (1.78%) ReSharper
10 28 (1.78%) Xcode
11 23 (1.46%) Selenium
12 20 (1.27%) PHPUnit
13 17 (1.08%) Grunt
14 16 (1.02%) Behat
15 15 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
15 15 (0.95%) NUnit
15 15 (0.95%) JUnit
16 12 (0.76%) Phing
General
1 106 (6.75%) Marketing
2 83 (5.28%) Retail
3 61 (3.88%) Finance
4 51 (3.25%) Automotive
5 42 (2.67%) Telecoms
6 35 (2.23%) Advertising
7 33 (2.10%) Games
8 11 (0.70%) Banking
8 11 (0.70%) Manufacturing
9 10 (0.64%) Back Office
10 4 (0.25%) Electronics
10 4 (0.25%) Billing
10 4 (0.25%) Local Government
11 3 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.19%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.19%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.13%) Publishing
12 2 (0.13%) Law
12 2 (0.13%) Legal
12 2 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1368 (87.08%) Developer
2 427 (27.18%) .NET Developer
3 348 (22.15%) Web Developer
4 238 (15.15%) PHP Developer
5 226 (14.39%) Senior Developer
6 201 (12.79%) C# Developer
7 195 (12.41%) ASP.NET Developer
8 184 (11.71%) C# .NET Developer
9 137 (8.72%) Junior
10 134 (8.53%) Junior Developer
11 123 (7.83%) Software Developer
12 112 (7.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 100 (6.37%) Front-End Developer
14 90 (5.73%) PHP MySQL Developer
15 72 (4.58%) .NET Web Developer
16 64 (4.07%) Junior Web Developer
17 58 (3.69%) Applications Developer
18 49 (3.12%) Java Developer
18 49 (3.12%) .NET Software Developer
19 48 (3.06%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1506 (95.86%) HTML
2 884 (56.27%) jQuery
3 816 (51.94%) .NET
4 667 (42.46%) ASP.NET
5 584 (37.17%) HTML5
6 399 (25.40%) CSS3
7 351 (22.34%) Ajax
8 275 (17.50%) XML
9 267 (17.00%) .NET Framework
10 244 (15.53%) Web Services
11 190 (12.09%) ASP.NET MVC
12 185 (11.78%) AngularJS
13 166 (10.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 148 (9.42%) JSON
15 133 (8.47%) KnockoutJS
16 100 (6.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 94 (5.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 94 (5.98%) WCF
18 91 (5.79%) Sass
19 88 (5.60%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 124 (7.89%) User Experience
2 94 (5.98%) Mobile App
3 79 (5.03%) Computer Science
4 76 (4.84%) Open Source
5 65 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
6 56 (3.56%) N-Tier
7 42 (2.67%) Algorithms
8 31 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
8 31 (1.97%) W3C
8 31 (1.97%) Social Media
9 27 (1.72%) Blackberry
9 27 (1.72%) Animation
10 16 (1.02%) Visualisation
11 12 (0.76%) Management Information System
12 11 (0.70%) Client/Server
12 11 (0.70%) Artificial Intelligence
13 9 (0.57%) Digital Media
13 9 (0.57%) Data Structures
14 8 (0.51%) Mathematics
15 6 (0.38%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 169 (10.76%) Windows
2 154 (9.80%) Linux
3 97 (6.17%) Android
4 92 (5.86%) Apple iOS
5 43 (2.74%) UNIX
6 35 (2.23%) Windows 8
7 29 (1.85%) CentOS
8 24 (1.53%) Fedora
8 24 (1.53%) Ubuntu
9 6 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.32%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.19%) Debian
12 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.064%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 727 (46.28%) MVC
2 536 (34.12%) Agile Software Development
3 268 (17.06%) OO
4 266 (16.93%) Web Development
5 213 (13.56%) TDD
6 206 (13.11%) Scrum
7 157 (9.99%) Responsive Web Design
8 156 (9.93%) E-Commerce
9 132 (8.40%) OOP
10 111 (7.07%) Software Engineering
11 86 (5.47%) Mentoring
12 82 (5.22%) OO PHP
13 77 (4.90%) Unit Testing
14 75 (4.77%) CRM
15 74 (4.71%) SOA
16 73 (4.65%) SEO
17 67 (4.26%) BDD
18 63 (4.01%) Android Development
19 62 (3.95%) iOS Development
20 58 (3.69%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1225 (77.98%) JavaScript
2 726 (46.21%) C#
3 549 (34.95%) SQL
4 488 (31.06%) PHP
5 290 (18.46%) VB.NET
6 198 (12.60%) T-SQL
7 169 (10.76%) Java
8 114 (7.26%) PHP5
9 86 (5.47%) VB
10 56 (3.56%) Objective-C
11 45 (2.86%) ActionScript
12 37 (2.36%) ActionScript 3.0
13 30 (1.91%) C++
14 25 (1.59%) XAML
15 24 (1.53%) VB6
15 24 (1.53%) PHP4
16 21 (1.34%) Python
17 13 (0.83%) Ruby
17 13 (0.83%) PL/SQL
18 12 (0.76%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 169 (10.76%) Degree
2 54 (3.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (3.44%) Security Cleared
3 41 (2.61%) MCSD
4 40 (2.55%) SC Cleared
5 17 (1.08%) MCP
6 15 (0.95%) MCAD
6 15 (0.95%) MCTS
7 14 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (0.83%) CCDP
8 13 (0.83%) CCNP
9 12 (0.76%) CCNA
10 11 (0.70%) CCDA
11 6 (0.38%) DV Cleared
12 5 (0.32%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 2 (0.13%) HND
14 1 (0.064%) Postgraduate
14 1 (0.064%) HNC
14 1 (0.064%) ISTQB
14 1 (0.064%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (2.42%) SLA
2 19 (1.21%) QA
3 3 (0.19%) WAI
System Software
1 5 (0.32%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.064%) IAG
Systems Management
1 3 (0.19%) Plesk
2 2 (0.13%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.064%) Puppet
3 1 (0.064%) CA SiteMinder
3 1 (0.064%) Zenoss
3 1 (0.064%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 383 (24.38%) Microsoft
2 127 (8.08%) Zend
3 94 (5.98%) Oracle
4 80 (5.09%) Adobe
5 61 (3.88%) Twitter
6 59 (3.76%) Google
7 43 (2.74%) Facebook
8 34 (2.16%) Sencha
9 32 (2.04%) IBM
10 30 (1.91%) Appcelerator
11 29 (1.85%) Red Hat
12 27 (1.72%) Cognos
13 21 (1.34%) Sitecore
14 14 (0.89%) F5
14 14 (0.89%) Cisco
14 14 (0.89%) Juniper
14 14 (0.89%) CheckPoint
14 14 (0.89%) Remedy
15 13 (0.83%) Nokia
16 10 (0.64%) AccuRev
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
West Midlands
Roc Search
Posted: 12 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits & Bonuses
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + flexi-time, pension etc
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Ticketmaster UK
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands (County)
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £30000 to £42000 per annum - benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
JM
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per day + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago