Period
to 24 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 18 30
Rank change year-on-year -10 +12 -15
Permanent jobs citing CSS 82 112 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 7.92% 10.03% 7.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.43% 29.63% 21.53%
Number of salaries quoted 82 103 135
Bedfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,800 £27,500
90th Percentile £54,110 £52,500 £56,250
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50% -

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 422 378 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 40.73% 33.84% 35.68%
Number of salaries quoted 386 294 521
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,125 £76,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 September 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 September 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
Luton -3 30 £45,000 +38.46% 10
Bedford -9 25 £41,000 +9.33% 7
Dunstable -10 10 £37,500 -18.92% 4
CSS
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 82 (100.00%) HTML
2 58 (70.73%) JavaScript
3 50 (60.98%) SQL
4 33 (40.24%) C#
5 32 (39.02%) .NET
5 32 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (39.02%) jQuery
6 28 (34.15%) SQL Server
7 25 (30.49%) Web Development
8 24 (29.27%) Software Engineering
8 24 (29.27%) AngularJS
9 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
10 21 (25.61%) ASP.NET
11 20 (24.39%) OO
12 18 (21.95%) MySQL
12 18 (21.95%) React
12 18 (21.95%) HTML5
13 16 (19.51%) Team Foundation Server
13 16 (19.51%) Front End Development
13 16 (19.51%) TDD
14 15 (18.29%) JSON
14 15 (18.29%) SDLC
14 15 (18.29%) Mobile App
15 14 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
16 13 (15.85%) MVC
16 13 (15.85%) PowerShell
16 13 (15.85%) Mentoring
17 12 (14.63%) User Experience
17 12 (14.63%) DevOps
17 12 (14.63%) CSS3

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 11 (13.41%) CMS
2 10 (12.20%) Umbraco
3 5 (6.10%) Confluence
3 5 (6.10%) WordPress
4 4 (4.88%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (4.88%) IIS
4 4 (4.88%) nginx
4 4 (4.88%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.88%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.44%) JBoss
5 2 (2.44%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (10.98%) Acrobat
1 9 (10.98%) RoboHelp
2 5 (6.10%) PaintShop Pro
2 5 (6.10%) Snagit
3 4 (4.88%) Adobe Captivate
3 4 (4.88%) InDesign
3 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (3.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (2.44%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (2.44%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (10.98%) SaaS
3 4 (4.88%) Trello
4 2 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.54%) Skype
2 4 (4.88%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (34.15%) SQL Server
2 18 (21.95%) MySQL
3 10 (12.20%) Relational Database
4 8 (9.76%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.88%) DB2
5 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.22%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 16 (19.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (10.98%) JIRA
3 8 (9.76%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.10%) Redmine
4 5 (6.10%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.44%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.44%) Selenium
5 2 (2.44%) WebStorm
6 1 (1.22%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.22%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.22%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (4.88%) Finance
1 4 (4.88%) Marketing
2 1 (1.22%) Local Government
2 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (57.32%) Developer
2 14 (17.07%) Analyst
2 14 (17.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 11 (13.41%) Team Leader
4 10 (12.20%) .NET Developer
4 10 (12.20%) Web Developer
5 8 (9.76%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (9.76%) Senior Support Analyst
5 8 (9.76%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 8 (9.76%) Senior Technical Support
5 8 (9.76%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
5 8 (9.76%) Support Analyst
5 8 (9.76%) Technical Analyst
5 8 (9.76%) Technical Support
5 8 (9.76%) Technical Support Analyst
6 7 (8.54%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (7.32%) PHP Developer
8 5 (6.10%) C# Developer
8 5 (6.10%) Software Developer
8 5 (6.10%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (100.00%) HTML
2 32 (39.02%) .NET
2 32 (39.02%) jQuery
3 24 (29.27%) AngularJS
4 21 (25.61%) ASP.NET
5 18 (21.95%) HTML5
5 18 (21.95%) React
6 15 (18.29%) JSON
7 12 (14.63%) CSS3
7 12 (14.63%) Web Services
8 11 (13.41%) Redux
8 11 (13.41%) Sass
9 9 (10.98%) Vue.js
10 8 (9.76%) SOAP
11 7 (8.54%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (8.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (7.32%) Ajax
12 6 (7.32%) RESTful
13 5 (6.10%) .NET Core
13 5 (6.10%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.29%) Mobile App
2 12 (14.63%) User Experience
3 9 (10.98%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (9.76%) e-Learning
5 6 (7.32%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.44%) Graphic Design
7 2 (2.44%) iPhone
8 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.10%) Linux
2 2 (2.44%) Android
2 2 (2.44%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.44%) Windows
3 1 (1.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (30.49%) Web Development
3 24 (29.27%) Software Engineering
4 20 (24.39%) OO
5 16 (19.51%) Front End Development
5 16 (19.51%) TDD
6 15 (18.29%) SDLC
7 13 (15.85%) Mentoring
7 13 (15.85%) MVC
8 12 (14.63%) DevOps
9 11 (13.41%) BDD
9 11 (13.41%) OOD
10 9 (10.98%) Line Management
11 8 (9.76%) Data Extraction
11 8 (9.76%) Unit Testing
12 7 (8.54%) OOP
13 6 (7.32%) Problem-Solving
13 6 (7.32%) Web Design
14 5 (6.10%) OO PHP
15 4 (4.88%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 58 (70.73%) JavaScript
2 50 (60.98%) SQL
3 33 (40.24%) C#
4 13 (15.85%) PowerShell
5 7 (8.54%) Java
6 6 (7.32%) PHP
7 5 (6.10%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.88%) ES6
9 1 (1.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (9.76%) Degree
2 7 (8.54%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.98%) Adobe
3 5 (6.10%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.44%) Apple
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle
5 1 (1.22%) Zend