Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for CSS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CSS over the 6 months to 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 23 23
Rank change year-on-year +5 0 -4
Permanent jobs citing CSS 79 118 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 8.90% 8.09% 8.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.32% 23.32% 28.15%
Number of salaries quoted 78 145 152
Bedfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% -7.41%
10th Percentile £29,925 £26,450 £23,775
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £48,750
East of England median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.75% +6.67% -1.32%

CSS is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 279 506 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 31.42% 34.71% 30.72%
Number of salaries quoted 256 469 481
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing CSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Bedfordshire

CSS
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CSS in Bedfordshire.

Salary trend for CSS in Bedfordshire

CSS
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for CSS in Bedfordshire

CSS
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 24 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +11 30 £40,000 +18.52% 5
Luton +25 25 £37,500 -25.00% 5
Dunstable -1 19 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Leighton Buzzard - 2 £35,750 - 1
CSS
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for CSS.

1 78 (98.73%) HTML
2 47 (59.49%) JavaScript
3 42 (53.16%) HTML5
4 40 (50.63%) CSS3
5 38 (48.10%) AngularJS
6 33 (41.77%) Web Development
6 33 (41.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 32 (40.51%) C#
8 29 (36.71%) Java
9 26 (32.91%) TypeScript
10 25 (31.65%) REST
10 25 (31.65%) SOAP
10 25 (31.65%) JSON
10 25 (31.65%) Banking
11 22 (27.85%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (25.32%) PHP
12 20 (25.32%) MySQL
12 20 (25.32%) .NET
12 20 (25.32%) Finance
13 19 (24.05%) jQuery
14 17 (21.52%) XML
15 15 (18.99%) SQL
16 14 (17.72%) Web Services
16 14 (17.72%) Angular 2
17 13 (16.46%) DBS Check
17 13 (16.46%) Git (software)
18 12 (15.19%) Web Design
18 12 (15.19%) Retail Banking
18 12 (15.19%) WordPress
18 12 (15.19%) User Experience

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (15.19%) WordPress
2 5 (6.33%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (6.33%) nginx
3 4 (5.06%) CMS
4 1 (1.27%) IIS
4 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (11.39%) Photoshop
2 7 (8.86%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.53%) GIMP
4 1 (1.27%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) Extranet
1 1 (1.27%) Internet
1 1 (1.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.32%) MySQL
2 11 (13.92%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.59%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.33%) MariaDB
5 3 (3.80%) MarkLogic
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (16.46%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.33%) Vagrant
3 3 (3.80%) PHPUnit
3 3 (3.80%) Selenium
3 3 (3.80%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.27%) Calabash
4 1 (1.27%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.27%) PhpStorm
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 25 (31.65%) Banking
2 20 (25.32%) Finance
3 12 (15.19%) Retail Banking
4 6 (7.59%) Legal
4 6 (7.59%) Manufacturing
4 6 (7.59%) Marketing
5 5 (6.33%) Retail
6 3 (3.80%) Games
6 3 (3.80%) German Language
6 3 (3.80%) Publishing
7 2 (2.53%) Back Office
8 1 (1.27%) Advertising
8 1 (1.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 67 (84.81%) Developer
2 37 (46.84%) Web Developer
3 19 (24.05%) PHP Developer
4 15 (18.99%) C# Developer
4 15 (18.99%) Java Developer
5 14 (17.72%) JavaScript Developer
6 13 (16.46%) Applications Developer
6 13 (16.46%) Software Developer
6 13 (16.46%) Web Applications Developer
7 11 (13.92%) C# Software Developer
8 10 (12.66%) Java Web Developer
8 10 (12.66%) PHP Web Developer
9 9 (11.39%) .NET Developer
9 9 (11.39%) Designer
9 9 (11.39%) Junior
9 9 (11.39%) UX Designer
10 8 (10.13%) C# Web Developer
10 8 (10.13%) UI Designer
10 8 (10.13%) UI/UX Designer
10 8 (10.13%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (98.73%) HTML
2 42 (53.16%) HTML5
3 40 (50.63%) CSS3
4 38 (48.10%) AngularJS
5 33 (41.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 25 (31.65%) JSON
6 25 (31.65%) REST
6 25 (31.65%) SOAP
7 20 (25.32%) .NET
8 19 (24.05%) jQuery
9 17 (21.52%) XML
10 14 (17.72%) Angular 2
10 14 (17.72%) Web Services
11 11 (13.92%) Laravel
12 10 (12.66%) ASP.NET
13 8 (10.13%) Material Design
14 7 (8.86%) Sass
15 5 (6.33%) Symfony
16 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET MVC
16 4 (5.06%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.19%) User Experience
1 12 (15.19%) Virtual Team
2 10 (12.66%) Mobile App
3 8 (10.13%) Graphic Design
4 7 (8.86%) iPhone
5 5 (6.33%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (3.80%) Semantic Web
7 2 (2.53%) Digital Signage
8 1 (1.27%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.39%) Android
1 9 (11.39%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.80%) Linux
2 3 (3.80%) Mac OS X
2 3 (3.80%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (41.77%) Web Development
2 22 (27.85%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (15.19%) Web Design
4 11 (13.92%) Wireframes
5 8 (10.13%) Project Management
5 8 (10.13%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (7.59%) Data Management
6 6 (7.59%) OO
6 6 (7.59%) QMS
6 6 (7.59%) Quality Management
6 6 (7.59%) Statistics
7 5 (6.33%) MVC
7 5 (6.33%) OOP
8 4 (5.06%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.80%) DNA
9 3 (3.80%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.80%) Mobile Development
9 3 (3.80%) Ontologies
9 3 (3.80%) RDF
9 3 (3.80%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (59.49%) JavaScript
2 32 (40.51%) C#
3 29 (36.71%) Java
4 26 (32.91%) TypeScript
5 20 (25.32%) PHP
6 15 (18.99%) SQL
7 4 (5.06%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.80%) C++
8 3 (3.80%) PHP 5
9 2 (2.53%) Python
9 2 (2.53%) Ruby
9 2 (2.53%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (16.46%) DBS Check
2 6 (7.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) COSHH
1 6 (7.59%) QA
2 5 (6.33%) GMP
System Software
1 4 (5.06%) Docker
2 1 (1.27%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 8 (10.13%) Apple
2 1 (1.27%) Guidewire
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.27%) Plumtree
2 1 (1.27%) Xamarin
2 1 (1.27%) Zend