Period
to 16 January 2021

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 16 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
16 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 12 18 30
Rank change year-on-year +6 +12 -18
Permanent jobs citing CSS 175 221 268
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Birmingham 12.88% 8.50% 8.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.31% 28.96% 27.69%
Number of salaries quoted 164 228 261
Median annual salary £48,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.94% - -
10th Percentile £27,075 £28,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £58,750 £66,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +14.29%

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 597 763 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 43.93% 29.35% 29.33%
Number of salaries quoted 513 680 773
Median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £34,719 £29,725 £26,350
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £72,500
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Birmingham

CSS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CSS in Birmingham.

Salary trend for CSS in Birmingham

CSS
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Salary distribution for jobs citing CSS in Birmingham over the 6 months to 16 January 2021.

Salary histogram for CSS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 January 2021, 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.

1 163 (93.14%) HTML
2 157 (89.71%) JavaScript
3 84 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
4 83 (47.43%) .NET
5 75 (42.86%) SQL
5 75 (42.86%) AngularJS
6 68 (38.86%) C#
7 61 (34.86%) React
8 60 (34.29%) jQuery
9 51 (29.14%) Azure
10 48 (27.43%) SQL Server
11 47 (26.86%) MVC
12 44 (25.14%) Front End Development
13 39 (22.29%) REST
14 38 (21.71%) DevOps
15 35 (20.00%) T-SQL
16 34 (19.43%) Ajax
17 33 (18.86%) User Experience
18 31 (17.71%) Microservices
18 31 (17.71%) PHP
18 31 (17.71%) JSON
19 30 (17.14%) .NET Framework
20 29 (16.57%) HTML5
20 29 (16.57%) Sass
20 29 (16.57%) ASP.NET
21 28 (16.00%) Entity Framework
22 26 (14.86%) CSS3
22 26 (14.86%) Web Development
23 25 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 25 (14.29%) Microsoft

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 16 (9.14%) IIS
2 4 (2.29%) CMS
2 4 (2.29%) Confluence
2 4 (2.29%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.29%) WordPress
3 2 (1.14%) Drupal
4 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (6.29%) InVision
1 11 (6.29%) Sketch
2 10 (5.71%) Figma
3 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.57%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.86%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 4 (2.29%) OpenCart
3 2 (1.14%) Shopify
4 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.57%) Magento
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.57%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 51 (29.14%) Azure
2 17 (9.71%) npm
3 12 (6.86%) SaaS
4 10 (5.71%) Force.com
5 9 (5.14%) AWS
6 4 (2.29%) Power Platform
7 3 (1.71%) GitHub
7 3 (1.71%) Office 365
7 3 (1.71%) Power Automate
8 2 (1.14%) GCP
8 2 (1.14%) PowerApps
9 1 (0.57%) Boomi
9 1 (0.57%) Cloudflare
9 1 (0.57%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.57%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.57%) PaaS
9 1 (0.57%) Slack
9 1 (0.57%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.14%) DNS
2 1 (0.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (27.43%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.71%) MySQL
3 14 (8.00%) Redis
3 14 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (5.71%) Cosmos DB
5 5 (2.86%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.29%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.29%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.14%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.14%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.57%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (0.57%) Power BI
8 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (13.14%) Git (software)
2 19 (10.86%) Visual Studio
3 16 (9.14%) gulp
4 14 (8.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 13 (7.43%) jspm
6 12 (6.86%) Moq
6 12 (6.86%) MSTest
6 12 (6.86%) NUnit
7 11 (6.29%) JIRA
8 9 (5.14%) Visual Studio Code
9 7 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (3.43%) Visual Studio Team System
11 5 (2.86%) Grunt
11 5 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (2.86%) TeamCity
11 5 (2.86%) webpack
12 4 (2.29%) Bitbucket
12 4 (2.29%) Jenkins
12 4 (2.29%) Selenium
13 3 (1.71%) Cypress.io
General
1 18 (10.29%) Finance
2 15 (8.57%) Public Sector
3 5 (2.86%) Back Office
4 4 (2.29%) Multimedia
5 3 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.14%) Advertising
6 2 (1.14%) Games
6 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.14%) Marketing
7 1 (0.57%) Billing
7 1 (0.57%) Law
7 1 (0.57%) Publishing
7 1 (0.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 121 (69.14%) Developer
2 45 (25.71%) Full Stack Developer
3 22 (12.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 19 (10.86%) Senior Developer
5 18 (10.29%) .NET Developer
5 18 (10.29%) PHP Developer
6 16 (9.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (9.14%) C# Developer
7 14 (8.00%) Angular Developer
7 14 (8.00%) React Developer
7 14 (8.00%) Software Engineer
8 13 (7.43%) Lead Developer
8 13 (7.43%) Software Developer
8 13 (7.43%) SQL Developer
8 13 (7.43%) Web Developer
9 11 (6.29%) Designer
10 10 (5.71%) Senior Full Stack Developer
10 10 (5.71%) Technical Leader
10 10 (5.71%) UX Designer
11 9 (5.14%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (93.14%) HTML
2 83 (47.43%) .NET
3 75 (42.86%) AngularJS
4 61 (34.86%) React
5 60 (34.29%) jQuery
6 39 (22.29%) REST
7 34 (19.43%) Ajax
8 31 (17.71%) JSON
9 30 (17.14%) .NET Framework
10 29 (16.57%) ASP.NET
10 29 (16.57%) HTML5
10 29 (16.57%) Sass
11 28 (16.00%) Entity Framework
12 26 (14.86%) CSS3
13 25 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 23 (13.14%) ASP.NET MVC
15 22 (12.57%) ASP.NET Web API
15 22 (12.57%) Node.js
16 17 (9.71%) Web Services
17 15 (8.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 33 (18.86%) User Experience
2 14 (8.00%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.71%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.86%) N-Tier
6 4 (2.29%) Graphic Design
7 3 (1.71%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.14%) PlayStation
8 2 (1.14%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.57%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.57%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.57%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.57%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.86%) Windows
2 4 (2.29%) Android
2 4 (2.29%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.71%) Linux
3 3 (1.71%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.57%) AIX
4 1 (0.57%) Solaris
4 1 (0.57%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.57%) Unix
4 1 (0.57%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (26.86%) MVC
3 44 (25.14%) Front End Development
4 38 (21.71%) DevOps
5 31 (17.71%) Microservices
6 26 (14.86%) Web Development
7 20 (11.43%) Multithreading
7 20 (11.43%) TDD
8 19 (10.86%) Project Management
8 19 (10.86%) Software Engineering
9 18 (10.29%) Analytics
10 16 (9.14%) UML
11 15 (8.57%) Collaborative Working
11 15 (8.57%) ERD
11 15 (8.57%) OO
11 15 (8.57%) Scrum
11 15 (8.57%) SOLID
12 14 (8.00%) BDD
12 14 (8.00%) Fintech
12 14 (8.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 157 (89.71%) JavaScript
2 75 (42.86%) SQL
3 68 (38.86%) C#
4 35 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 31 (17.71%) PHP
6 22 (12.57%) PowerShell
7 21 (12.00%) TypeScript
8 17 (9.71%) Java
9 16 (9.14%) ES6
10 13 (7.43%) Python
11 3 (1.71%) C++
11 3 (1.71%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.14%) C
12 2 (1.14%) Perl
12 2 (1.14%) Ruby
12 2 (1.14%) VB
13 1 (0.57%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.57%) ES7
13 1 (0.57%) ES8
13 1 (0.57%) Go
Qualifications
1 24 (13.71%) Degree
2 17 (9.71%) SC Cleared
2 17 (9.71%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.57%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.14%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.43%) Docker
2 1 (0.57%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (6.29%) Terraform
2 10 (5.71%) MIIS
2 10 (5.71%) Single Sign-On
3 6 (3.43%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.71%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (3.43%) Google
4 4 (2.29%) Intel
5 3 (1.71%) Oracle
5 3 (1.71%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.57%) Apple
6 1 (0.57%) Broadcom
6 1 (0.57%) Nimsoft
6 1 (0.57%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.57%) Sparx
6 1 (0.57%) Sybase