Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 24 19
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5 +5
Permanent jobs citing CSS 102 136 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 9.39% 8.41% 10.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.39% 23.41% 33.28%
Number of salaries quoted 95 177 248
Bedfordshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - -6.98%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,000 £57,500 £51,250
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.47%

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 347 581 628
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 31.95% 35.93% 32.06%
Number of salaries quoted 285 537 583
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £30,950 £29,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £75,000 £60,200
East of England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 +25 37 £35,000 -33.33%
Bedford +4 34 £41,250 +23.13% 2
Dunstable -5 18 £40,000 -3.61% 3
Leighton Buzzard +1 1 £31,500 +18.87% 1
CSS
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for CSS.

1 101 (99.02%) HTML
2 69 (67.65%) JavaScript
3 51 (50.00%) HTML5
3 51 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 47 (46.08%) C#
5 42 (41.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 41 (40.20%) CSS3
7 34 (33.33%) jQuery
7 34 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (32.35%) .NET
9 32 (31.37%) Java
9 32 (31.37%) Web Development
10 30 (29.41%) Finance
11 25 (24.51%) Web Services
12 23 (22.55%) XML
12 23 (22.55%) TypeScript
13 22 (21.57%) REST
13 22 (21.57%) ASP.NET
13 22 (21.57%) SOAP
13 22 (21.57%) PHP
13 22 (21.57%) Banking
13 22 (21.57%) JSON
14 21 (20.59%) SQL Server
15 20 (19.61%) MVC
16 19 (18.63%) SQL
17 17 (16.67%) MySQL
18 15 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
18 15 (14.71%) DBS Check
18 15 (14.71%) Virtual Team
19 14 (13.73%) 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 14 (13.73%) WordPress
2 11 (10.78%) IIS
3 4 (3.92%) CMS
3 4 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (3.92%) nginx
4 2 (1.96%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.98%) EPiServer
Applications
1 6 (5.88%) Photoshop
2 4 (3.92%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (2.94%) InVision
3 3 (2.94%) UXPin
4 2 (1.96%) GIMP
4 2 (1.96%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.96%) Extranet
1 2 (1.96%) Intranet
2 1 (0.98%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 17 (16.67%) MySQL
3 8 (7.84%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.92%) MariaDB
4 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.96%) MarkLogic
5 2 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.88%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 5 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.92%) Vagrant
5 3 (2.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 3 (2.94%) PHPUnit
5 3 (2.94%) Selenium
5 3 (2.94%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.96%) NUnit
7 1 (0.98%) Calabash
7 1 (0.98%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.98%) Grunt
7 1 (0.98%) gulp
7 1 (0.98%) PhpStorm
7 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.98%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 30 (29.41%) Finance
2 22 (21.57%) Banking
3 12 (11.76%) Retail Banking
4 6 (5.88%) Marketing
5 5 (4.90%) Retail
6 3 (2.94%) Advertising
6 3 (2.94%) Games
6 3 (2.94%) German Language
6 3 (2.94%) Legal
6 3 (2.94%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.96%) Back Office
7 2 (1.96%) Publishing
8 1 (0.98%) Automotive
8 1 (0.98%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 90 (88.24%) Developer
2 34 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 21 (20.59%) C# Developer
3 21 (20.59%) PHP Developer
4 17 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 16 (15.69%) Applications Developer
6 15 (14.71%) JavaScript Developer
7 14 (13.73%) Java Developer
8 13 (12.75%) Web Applications Developer
9 11 (10.78%) PHP Web Developer
9 11 (10.78%) Software Developer
10 10 (9.80%) Junior
11 9 (8.82%) Angular Developer
11 9 (8.82%) Java Web Developer
11 9 (8.82%) Junior Developer
12 8 (7.84%) C# .NET Developer
12 8 (7.84%) C# Software Developer
13 7 (6.86%) Designer
13 7 (6.86%) PHP Laravel Developer
13 7 (6.86%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (99.02%) HTML
2 51 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 51 (50.00%) HTML5
3 42 (41.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 41 (40.20%) CSS3
5 34 (33.33%) jQuery
6 33 (32.35%) .NET
7 25 (24.51%) Web Services
8 23 (22.55%) XML
9 22 (21.57%) ASP.NET
9 22 (21.57%) JSON
9 22 (21.57%) REST
9 22 (21.57%) SOAP
10 15 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (11.76%) Angular 2
12 10 (9.80%) Laravel
13 8 (7.84%) .NET Framework
14 6 (5.88%) Sass
15 4 (3.92%) LAMP
15 4 (3.92%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.71%) Virtual Team
2 14 (13.73%) User Experience
3 13 (12.75%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.92%) Fintech
4 4 (3.92%) Graphic Design
4 4 (3.92%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (3.92%) iPhone
5 2 (1.96%) Semantic Web
6 1 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.98%) Digital Signage
6 1 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.98%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.76%) Android
1 12 (11.76%) Apple iOS
2 6 (5.88%) Windows
3 3 (2.94%) Linux
3 3 (2.94%) Mac OS X
3 3 (2.94%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (31.37%) Web Development
3 20 (19.61%) MVC
4 14 (13.73%) Responsive Web Design
5 10 (9.80%) Mobile Development
6 9 (8.82%) Mentoring
6 9 (8.82%) Web Design
6 9 (8.82%) Wireframes
7 7 (6.86%) Android Development
7 7 (6.86%) iOS Development
7 7 (6.86%) OO
7 7 (6.86%) Software Engineering
8 6 (5.88%) Front End Development
9 5 (4.90%) Project Management
10 4 (3.92%) DevOps
10 4 (3.92%) Mobile Application Development
10 4 (3.92%) OOP
10 4 (3.92%) Scrum
10 4 (3.92%) SDLC
11 3 (2.94%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 69 (67.65%) JavaScript
2 47 (46.08%) C#
3 32 (31.37%) Java
4 23 (22.55%) TypeScript
5 22 (21.57%) PHP
6 19 (18.63%) SQL
7 13 (12.75%) T-SQL
8 5 (4.90%) Objective-C
9 3 (2.94%) Apple Swift
9 3 (2.94%) PHP 5
10 2 (1.96%) C++
11 1 (0.98%) C
11 1 (0.98%) Python
11 1 (0.98%) Ruby
11 1 (0.98%) VB
11 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (14.71%) DBS Check
2 8 (7.84%) Degree
3 4 (3.92%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.96%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.92%) QA
2 3 (2.94%) COSHH
2 3 (2.94%) GMP
System Software
1 3 (2.94%) Docker
2 1 (0.98%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 6 (5.88%) Appcelerator
1 6 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.92%) Apple
3 2 (1.96%) Oracle
3 2 (1.96%) Perforce
3 2 (1.96%) Sun
3 2 (1.96%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.98%) Guidewire
4 1 (0.98%) Plumtree
4 1 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.98%) Selligent