Period
to 21 February 2019

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 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 15 11
Rank change year-on-year -18 -4 +3
Permanent jobs citing CSS 256 390 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 7.82% 10.61% 13.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.65% 34.51% 44.93%
Number of salaries quoted 221 393 558
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +10.67% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £60,750 £60,000 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £39,674 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.35% -6.67% +7.14%

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 998 1,130 1,233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 30.49% 30.73% 29.48%
Number of salaries quoted 776 917 1,114
Birmingham median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,600 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -

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 21 February 2019.

Salary histogram for CSS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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.

1 231 (90.23%) HTML
2 214 (83.59%) JavaScript
3 101 (39.45%) Agile Software Development
4 94 (36.72%) C#
5 93 (36.33%) HTML5
6 86 (33.59%) AngularJS
7 82 (32.03%) jQuery
8 80 (31.25%) .NET
9 74 (28.91%) SQL
10 71 (27.73%) CSS3
11 69 (26.95%) Web Development
12 67 (26.17%) PHP
13 62 (24.22%) SQL Server
14 57 (22.27%) MVC
15 54 (21.09%) Front End Development
16 51 (19.92%) Java
17 47 (18.36%) ASP.NET
18 46 (17.97%) TDD
19 43 (16.80%) Web Services
20 42 (16.41%) Problem-Solving
21 41 (16.02%) React
22 40 (15.63%) User Experience
23 39 (15.23%) Microsoft
24 37 (14.45%) XML
24 37 (14.45%) Git (software)
25 36 (14.06%) Marketing
26 35 (13.67%) Laravel
27 34 (13.28%) MySQL
28 33 (12.89%) NoSQL
29 32 (12.50%) Spring

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 18 (7.03%) CMS
2 11 (4.30%) SharePoint
3 10 (3.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (3.91%) Tomcat
3 10 (3.91%) WordPress
4 7 (2.73%) JBoss
4 7 (2.73%) WebLogic
5 6 (2.34%) Joomla!
5 6 (2.34%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (1.95%) Confluence
7 4 (1.56%) Drupal
7 4 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.78%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.78%) Jetty
9 2 (0.78%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.39%) Apache
10 1 (0.39%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.39%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (3.91%) Photoshop
2 7 (2.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (1.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.56%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.56%) Mingle
4 3 (1.17%) ArchiCAD
4 3 (1.17%) AutoCAD
4 3 (1.17%) MicroStation
4 3 (1.17%) Revit
5 1 (0.39%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (2.73%) Magento
2 5 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.17%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (1.17%) Shopify
3 3 (1.17%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.78%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.39%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 26 (10.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (5.47%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.91%) npm
4 7 (2.73%) Office 365
5 6 (2.34%) GitHub
6 5 (1.95%) Google Analytics
7 4 (1.56%) Serverless
8 2 (0.78%) SaaS
9 1 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.39%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.39%) PaaS
9 1 (0.39%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.30%) Intranet
2 9 (3.52%) Internet
3 3 (1.17%) SSL
3 3 (1.17%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.78%) Extranet
4 2 (0.78%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (24.22%) SQL Server
2 34 (13.28%) MySQL
3 33 (12.89%) NoSQL
4 24 (9.38%) Relational Database
5 17 (6.64%) MongoDB
6 10 (3.91%) Redis
7 9 (3.52%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (3.52%) RDBMS
8 8 (3.13%) GIS
9 7 (2.73%) EDMS
9 7 (2.73%) Oracle Database
9 7 (2.73%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (2.73%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (2.34%) InterSystems Cache
11 5 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (1.56%) DB2
12 4 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 37 (14.45%) Git (software)
2 23 (8.98%) Selenium
3 17 (6.64%) JIRA
4 14 (5.47%) Maven
4 14 (5.47%) PHPUnit
4 14 (5.47%) Visual Studio
5 11 (4.30%) Jasmine
6 10 (3.91%) Bower
6 10 (3.91%) Cucumber
7 9 (3.52%) Jenkins
7 9 (3.52%) JUnit
8 8 (3.13%) JMeter
9 7 (2.73%) Gatling
9 7 (2.73%) Karma Test Runner
9 7 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (2.34%) Mocha
11 5 (1.95%) WebDriver
12 4 (1.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 4 (1.56%) CircleCI
12 4 (1.56%) JBehave
General
1 36 (14.06%) Marketing
2 9 (3.52%) Finance
3 6 (2.34%) Back Office
4 4 (1.56%) Automotive
5 3 (1.17%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.17%) Publishing
6 2 (0.78%) Retail
7 1 (0.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 210 (82.03%) Developer
2 38 (14.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 36 (14.06%) Web Developer
4 34 (13.28%) C# Developer
4 34 (13.28%) Senior Developer
5 31 (12.11%) PHP Developer
6 29 (11.33%) .NET Developer
7 23 (8.98%) React Developer
8 22 (8.59%) C# .NET Developer
9 19 (7.42%) Software Developer
10 17 (6.64%) Junior
10 17 (6.64%) Junior Developer
11 16 (6.25%) Lead Developer
12 13 (5.08%) ASP.NET Developer
12 13 (5.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 13 (5.08%) Consultant
13 12 (4.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 12 (4.69%) Full Stack Developer
13 12 (4.69%) Technical Consultant
14 10 (3.91%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (90.23%) HTML
2 93 (36.33%) HTML5
3 86 (33.59%) AngularJS
4 82 (32.03%) jQuery
5 80 (31.25%) .NET
6 71 (27.73%) CSS3
7 47 (18.36%) ASP.NET
8 43 (16.80%) Web Services
9 41 (16.02%) React
10 37 (14.45%) XML
11 35 (13.67%) Laravel
12 32 (12.50%) Spring
13 30 (11.72%) JSON
14 29 (11.33%) Node.js
15 28 (10.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 23 (8.98%) KnockoutJS
17 21 (8.20%) SOAP
18 20 (7.81%) ASP.NET MVC
19 18 (7.03%) REST
19 18 (7.03%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 40 (15.63%) User Experience
2 14 (5.47%) Mobile App
3 13 (5.08%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (4.30%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (3.13%) Algorithms
6 7 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.73%) Virtual Team
7 6 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.34%) NHS
8 5 (1.95%) Internet of Things
9 4 (1.56%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.17%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.17%) FMCG
11 2 (0.78%) Fintech
12 1 (0.39%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.39%) Life Science
12 1 (0.39%) New Media
12 1 (0.39%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 12 (4.69%) Linux
3 8 (3.13%) Android
3 8 (3.13%) Windows
4 3 (1.17%) Unix
5 1 (0.39%) Debian
5 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.39%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (39.45%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (26.95%) Web Development
3 57 (22.27%) MVC
4 54 (21.09%) Front End Development
5 46 (17.97%) TDD
6 42 (16.41%) Problem-Solving
7 31 (12.11%) Digital Marketing
7 31 (12.11%) SDLC
7 31 (12.11%) Test Automation
8 30 (11.72%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (10.16%) Mentoring
10 25 (9.77%) OO
11 20 (7.81%) BDD
12 19 (7.42%) Responsive Web Design
12 19 (7.42%) Software Engineering
13 17 (6.64%) Scrum
14 16 (6.25%) Content Management
14 16 (6.25%) Microservices
14 16 (6.25%) SOA
15 15 (5.86%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 214 (83.59%) JavaScript
2 94 (36.72%) C#
3 74 (28.91%) SQL
4 67 (26.17%) PHP
5 51 (19.92%) Java
6 18 (7.03%) Python
7 13 (5.08%) TypeScript
7 13 (5.08%) VB.NET
8 12 (4.69%) ES6
9 9 (3.52%) PL/SQL
9 9 (3.52%) Ruby
10 6 (2.34%) Java 8
11 5 (1.95%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.56%) Scala
12 4 (1.56%) XPath
13 3 (1.17%) ES7
13 3 (1.17%) ES8
13 3 (1.17%) Groovy
13 3 (1.17%) Perl
13 3 (1.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (9.77%) Degree
2 6 (2.34%) ISEB
2 6 (2.34%) ISTQB
3 5 (1.95%) HND
4 4 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.78%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.59%) QA
2 3 (1.17%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (3.52%) Docker
2 3 (1.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.34%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.78%) Puppet
3 1 (0.39%) Ansible
Vendors
1 39 (15.23%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.25%) Oracle
3 15 (5.86%) Adobe
4 8 (3.13%) Apple
5 7 (2.73%) ServiceNow
6 5 (1.95%) Google
6 5 (1.95%) Zend
7 3 (1.17%) IBM
8 2 (0.78%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.78%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.39%) Mapinfo