Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 11 13
Rank change year-on-year -4 +2 +1
Permanent jobs citing CSS 387 550 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 10.53% 13.23% 10.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.13% 44.86% 33.09%
Number of salaries quoted 390 555 405
Birmingham median annual salary £41,625 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.00% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £50,750
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -3.45%

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 Birmingham with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,134 1,226 1,239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 30.87% 29.49% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 921 1,109 1,101
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Birmingham

CSS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for CSS in Birmingham

CSS
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for CSS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for CSS.

1 377 (97.42%) HTML
2 346 (89.41%) JavaScript
3 174 (44.96%) PHP
4 133 (34.37%) C#
5 129 (33.33%) MVC
6 128 (33.07%) AngularJS
7 125 (32.30%) Web Development
8 124 (32.04%) Agile Software Development
9 123 (31.78%) HTML5
10 122 (31.52%) .NET
11 119 (30.75%) SQL
12 111 (28.68%) Front End Development
13 110 (28.42%) jQuery
14 95 (24.55%) ASP.NET
15 91 (23.51%) MySQL
16 83 (21.45%) SQL Server
17 73 (18.86%) CSS3
18 70 (18.09%) Node.js
19 68 (17.57%) Linux
20 63 (16.28%) TDD
21 61 (15.76%) Git (software)
22 57 (14.73%) Java
22 57 (14.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 55 (14.21%) Microsoft
24 54 (13.95%) Mobile App
25 53 (13.70%) Laravel
26 51 (13.18%) RESTful
27 48 (12.40%) Sass
27 48 (12.40%) Scrum
28 44 (11.37%) WordPress

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 44 (11.37%) WordPress
2 40 (10.34%) CMS
3 29 (7.49%) Apache
4 24 (6.20%) Drupal
5 11 (2.84%) SharePoint
6 10 (2.58%) JBoss
7 7 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (1.81%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (1.81%) Tomcat
8 6 (1.55%) nginx
8 6 (1.55%) OpenEdge
9 4 (1.03%) IIS
10 3 (0.78%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.52%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.26%) Confluence
12 1 (0.26%) Mule
12 1 (0.26%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (4.39%) Photoshop
2 9 (2.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (1.55%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.78%) InDesign
4 3 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.26%) Final Cut Pro
6 1 (0.26%) GIMP
6 1 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (4.65%) Magento
2 10 (2.58%) Shopify
3 5 (1.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.52%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.43%) GitHub
2 20 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (3.88%) npm
4 8 (2.07%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (2.07%) Amazon S3
5 6 (1.55%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 6 (1.55%) Office 365
6 2 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.52%) SaaS
6 2 (0.52%) Serverless
7 1 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.26%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.26%) IaaS
7 1 (0.26%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.29%) CTI
2 3 (0.78%) Intranet
2 3 (0.78%) SSH
3 2 (0.52%) HTTP
3 2 (0.52%) Internet
4 1 (0.26%) FTP
4 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.26%) Skype
4 1 (0.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (23.51%) MySQL
2 83 (21.45%) SQL Server
3 26 (6.72%) Relational Database
4 23 (5.94%) NoSQL
5 14 (3.62%) SQL Server 2016
6 13 (3.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (2.58%) SQL Server 2014
7 10 (2.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (2.33%) MongoDB
9 7 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (1.55%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.52%) MS Access
12 2 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.52%) Spotfire
13 1 (0.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 1 (0.26%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 61 (15.76%) Git (software)
2 25 (6.46%) gulp
2 25 (6.46%) JUnit
2 25 (6.46%) webpack
3 19 (4.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (4.39%) Visual Studio
5 16 (4.13%) Jenkins
5 16 (4.13%) PhantomJS
6 15 (3.88%) Subversion
7 14 (3.62%) GitLab
8 12 (3.10%) Grunt
8 12 (3.10%) PHPUnit
9 10 (2.58%) Jasmine
9 10 (2.58%) Karma Test Runner
9 10 (2.58%) Maven
10 9 (2.33%) Bitbucket
10 9 (2.33%) JIRA
11 8 (2.07%) TestNG
12 5 (1.29%) Mocha
12 5 (1.29%) Vagrant
General
1 38 (9.82%) Marketing
2 33 (8.53%) Finance
3 24 (6.20%) Retail
4 22 (5.68%) Advertising
5 17 (4.39%) Telecoms
6 14 (3.62%) Electronics
6 14 (3.62%) Manufacturing
7 10 (2.58%) Automotive
8 9 (2.33%) Banking
9 5 (1.29%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.29%) Games
10 2 (0.52%) Legal
10 2 (0.52%) Publishing
11 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 365 (94.32%) Developer
2 96 (24.81%) PHP Developer
2 96 (24.81%) Senior Developer
3 76 (19.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 75 (19.38%) Web Developer
5 67 (17.31%) .NET Developer
6 64 (16.54%) HTML Developer
7 60 (15.50%) C# Developer
8 57 (14.73%) HTML CSS Developer
9 54 (13.95%) JavaScript Developer
10 43 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
11 37 (9.56%) C# .NET Developer
11 37 (9.56%) Full Stack Developer
12 32 (8.27%) ASP.NET Developer
12 32 (8.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 31 (8.01%) Java Developer
14 29 (7.49%) Software Developer
15 26 (6.72%) SQL Developer
16 24 (6.20%) Angular Developer
16 24 (6.20%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 377 (97.42%) HTML
2 128 (33.07%) AngularJS
3 123 (31.78%) HTML5
4 122 (31.52%) .NET
5 110 (28.42%) jQuery
6 95 (24.55%) ASP.NET
7 73 (18.86%) CSS3
8 70 (18.09%) Node.js
9 57 (14.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 53 (13.70%) Laravel
11 51 (13.18%) RESTful
12 48 (12.40%) Sass
13 43 (11.11%) React
14 36 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC
15 32 (8.27%) Web Services
16 31 (8.01%) JSON
16 31 (8.01%) REST
17 29 (7.49%) LAMP
18 28 (7.24%) KnockoutJS
19 27 (6.98%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 54 (13.95%) Mobile App
2 36 (9.30%) User Experience
3 29 (7.49%) Greenfield Project
4 26 (6.72%) Computer Science
5 23 (5.94%) Linux Command Line
6 17 (4.39%) Social Media
7 12 (3.10%) Music Streaming
8 11 (2.84%) Fintech
9 10 (2.58%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (1.29%) Graphic Design
11 4 (1.03%) Blog
12 3 (0.78%) Cloud Native
12 3 (0.78%) Digital Media
13 2 (0.52%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.52%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.52%) Learning Management System
13 2 (0.52%) New Media
13 2 (0.52%) Replication
13 2 (0.52%) W3C
14 1 (0.26%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 68 (17.57%) Linux
2 27 (6.98%) Android
2 27 (6.98%) Apple iOS
3 7 (1.81%) Unix
4 6 (1.55%) Windows
5 1 (0.26%) Debian
5 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (33.33%) MVC
2 125 (32.30%) Web Development
3 124 (32.04%) Agile Software Development
4 111 (28.68%) Front End Development
5 63 (16.28%) TDD
6 48 (12.40%) Scrum
7 38 (9.82%) E-Commerce
7 38 (9.82%) Mobile Application Development
8 32 (8.27%) Web Application Development
9 29 (7.49%) Mentoring
10 27 (6.98%) SDLC
11 25 (6.46%) Content Management
12 23 (5.94%) Open Source
13 21 (5.43%) OO
14 20 (5.17%) Software Engineering
15 19 (4.91%) BDD
15 19 (4.91%) Test Automation
16 17 (4.39%) Domain-Driven Design
16 17 (4.39%) OOP
17 16 (4.13%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 346 (89.41%) JavaScript
2 174 (44.96%) PHP
3 133 (34.37%) C#
4 119 (30.75%) SQL
5 57 (14.73%) Java
6 24 (6.20%) C
7 17 (4.39%) XPath
8 13 (3.36%) Python
9 12 (3.10%) VB.NET
10 10 (2.58%) C++
11 8 (2.07%) T-SQL
11 8 (2.07%) TypeScript
12 6 (1.55%) OpenEdge ABL
12 6 (1.55%) PHP 7
12 6 (1.55%) Ruby
13 5 (1.29%) Scala
13 5 (1.29%) VB
14 3 (0.78%) ES6
15 2 (0.52%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (7.75%) Degree
2 22 (5.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (2.58%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.03%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.26%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.26%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.58%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (4.13%) Docker
2 2 (0.52%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.26%) HDFS
3 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.26%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.26%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 55 (14.21%) Microsoft
2 17 (4.39%) Oracle
3 11 (2.84%) Adobe
4 8 (2.07%) ServiceNow
5 6 (1.55%) Progress
5 6 (1.55%) Telerik
6 5 (1.29%) Citrix
6 5 (1.29%) Google
6 5 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (1.29%) Siebel
6 5 (1.29%) Zend
7 4 (1.03%) Twitter
8 3 (0.78%) SAP
9 2 (0.52%) Greenplum
9 2 (0.52%) NEC
9 2 (0.52%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.26%) Capita
10 1 (0.26%) Cognos
10 1 (0.26%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.26%) VMware