Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 9 10
Rank change year-on-year -12 +1 +4
Permanent jobs citing CSS 338 610 599
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 8.95% 15.77% 12.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.60% 44.49% 43.25%
Number of salaries quoted 302 546 544
Birmingham median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +7.38% +6.43%
10th Percentile £25,775 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £53,375
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +9.59% +4.29% -

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 1,142 1,371 1,385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 30.24% 35.45% 28.55%
Number of salaries quoted 952 1,183 1,173
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,275 £27,300 £22,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -

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 September 2018.

Salary histogram for CSS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for CSS.

1 322 (95.27%) HTML
2 316 (93.49%) JavaScript
3 167 (49.41%) C#
4 140 (41.42%) .NET
5 129 (38.17%) AngularJS
6 126 (37.28%) SQL
6 126 (37.28%) Agile Software Development
7 114 (33.73%) jQuery
8 111 (32.84%) ASP.NET
8 111 (32.84%) HTML5
9 101 (29.88%) MVC
10 89 (26.33%) TDD
11 86 (25.44%) SQL Server
12 82 (24.26%) Web Development
13 79 (23.37%) PHP
14 75 (22.19%) CSS3
14 75 (22.19%) Front End Development
15 59 (17.46%) Git (software)
16 58 (17.16%) JSON
17 55 (16.27%) Java
17 55 (16.27%) MySQL
18 52 (15.38%) Microsoft
19 49 (14.50%) OO
19 49 (14.50%) RESTful
20 48 (14.20%) Relational Database
21 46 (13.61%) Scrum
22 44 (13.02%) Finance
22 44 (13.02%) Team Foundation Server
22 44 (13.02%) Entity Framework
22 44 (13.02%) KnockoutJS

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 23 (6.80%) CMS
2 22 (6.51%) Apache
3 19 (5.62%) WordPress
4 13 (3.85%) SharePoint
5 9 (2.66%) IIS
5 9 (2.66%) Tomcat
6 7 (2.07%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 7 (2.07%) JBoss
6 7 (2.07%) nginx
7 6 (1.78%) Apache Solr
7 6 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (1.78%) WebLogic
8 5 (1.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.30%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 6 (1.78%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.18%) Mingle
3 3 (0.89%) Fireworks
3 3 (0.89%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.89%) Moqups
4 1 (0.30%) GIMP
4 1 (0.30%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.78%) Shopify
2 4 (1.18%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.59%) Magento
3 2 (0.59%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.30%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.03%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (4.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.07%) SaaS
4 4 (1.18%) PaaS
5 3 (0.89%) GitHub
5 3 (0.89%) Office 365
5 3 (0.89%) Zapier
6 2 (0.59%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.59%) npm
7 1 (0.30%) G Suite
7 1 (0.30%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.30%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.73%) SSL
2 8 (2.37%) HTTP
3 6 (1.78%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.18%) DNS
5 3 (0.89%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (25.44%) SQL Server
2 55 (16.27%) MySQL
3 48 (14.20%) Relational Database
4 21 (6.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 19 (5.62%) NoSQL
5 19 (5.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (4.44%) SQL Server 2014
7 14 (4.14%) MongoDB
8 11 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (2.96%) SQL Server 2016
10 9 (2.66%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (1.48%) DB2
11 5 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (1.18%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (0.59%) Blockchain
14 2 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.59%) SQLite
15 1 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
15 1 (0.30%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 59 (17.46%) Git (software)
2 44 (13.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (7.40%) Jasmine
3 25 (7.40%) Visual Studio
3 25 (7.40%) webpack
4 24 (7.10%) Subversion
5 23 (6.80%) Karma Test Runner
6 21 (6.21%) PhantomJS
7 20 (5.92%) JIRA
8 16 (4.73%) Maven
9 13 (3.85%) TeamCity
10 12 (3.55%) Jenkins
11 9 (2.66%) Bitbucket
11 9 (2.66%) JUnit
12 7 (2.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (2.07%) Grunt
12 7 (2.07%) Rational Rose
13 6 (1.78%) Selenium
13 6 (1.78%) TestNG
14 5 (1.48%) FitNesse
General
1 44 (13.02%) Finance
2 27 (7.99%) Legal
3 24 (7.10%) Marketing
3 24 (7.10%) Retail
4 19 (5.62%) Automotive
5 12 (3.55%) Manufacturing
6 10 (2.96%) Banking
7 8 (2.37%) Law
8 6 (1.78%) Advertising
9 5 (1.48%) Publishing
10 4 (1.18%) Games
11 3 (0.89%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 296 (87.57%) Developer
2 84 (24.85%) .NET Developer
3 79 (23.37%) C# Developer
4 64 (18.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 53 (15.68%) Senior Developer
6 49 (14.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 40 (11.83%) Software Developer
8 34 (10.06%) PHP Developer
9 32 (9.47%) Web Developer
10 30 (8.88%) ASP.NET Developer
10 30 (8.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 26 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
12 22 (6.51%) Full Stack Developer
13 19 (5.62%) Junior
14 18 (5.33%) Junior Developer
15 16 (4.73%) Angular Developer
16 13 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 12 (3.55%) Java Developer
18 11 (3.25%) C# Software Developer
18 11 (3.25%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 322 (95.27%) HTML
2 140 (41.42%) .NET
3 129 (38.17%) AngularJS
4 114 (33.73%) jQuery
5 111 (32.84%) ASP.NET
5 111 (32.84%) HTML5
6 75 (22.19%) CSS3
7 58 (17.16%) JSON
8 49 (14.50%) RESTful
9 44 (13.02%) Entity Framework
9 44 (13.02%) KnockoutJS
10 43 (12.72%) LINQ
10 43 (12.72%) React
11 41 (12.13%) Node.js
11 41 (12.13%) REST
12 40 (11.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 38 (11.24%) ASP.NET Web API
13 38 (11.24%) Web Services
14 34 (10.06%) ASP.NET MVC
15 31 (9.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.76%) User Experience
2 32 (9.47%) Greenfield Project
3 22 (6.51%) Computer Science
4 11 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (2.96%) Music Streaming
6 9 (2.66%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.66%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.78%) Social Media
8 5 (1.48%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.48%) Device Driver
8 5 (1.48%) PDA
8 5 (1.48%) Replication
8 5 (1.48%) Taxonomies
9 4 (1.18%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (0.89%) Fintech
10 3 (0.89%) FMCG
10 3 (0.89%) Tandem
10 3 (0.89%) W3C
11 2 (0.59%) Linux Command Line
12 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 35 (10.36%) Linux
2 18 (5.33%) Windows
3 8 (2.37%) Unix
4 7 (2.07%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.89%) Android
5 3 (0.89%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.59%) VMS
7 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (37.28%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (29.88%) MVC
3 89 (26.33%) TDD
4 82 (24.26%) Web Development
5 75 (22.19%) Front End Development
6 49 (14.50%) OO
7 46 (13.61%) Scrum
8 34 (10.06%) Mentoring
9 33 (9.76%) Software Engineering
10 28 (8.28%) Responsive Web Design
11 25 (7.40%) Continuous Integration
12 24 (7.10%) Content Management
12 24 (7.10%) SDLC
12 24 (7.10%) Workflow
13 23 (6.80%) Unit Testing
14 22 (6.51%) Test Automation
15 20 (5.92%) BDD
15 20 (5.92%) DevOps
16 18 (5.33%) SOA
17 17 (5.03%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 316 (93.49%) JavaScript
2 167 (49.41%) C#
3 126 (37.28%) SQL
4 79 (23.37%) PHP
5 55 (16.27%) Java
6 23 (6.80%) VB.NET
7 21 (6.21%) T-SQL
8 10 (2.96%) Java 8
9 9 (2.66%) VB
10 7 (2.07%) Python
10 7 (2.07%) TypeScript
11 6 (1.78%) XPath
12 4 (1.18%) C++
13 3 (0.89%) ES6
13 3 (0.89%) Ruby
13 3 (0.89%) Scala
13 3 (0.89%) VBA
14 2 (0.59%) Groovy
14 2 (0.59%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (8.88%) Degree
2 19 (5.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (4.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.48%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (0.89%) CIPD
5 3 (0.89%) HND
6 2 (0.59%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.59%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.59%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.30%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.37%) ISO 9001
1 8 (2.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.89%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.30%) GDPR
3 1 (0.30%) QA
3 1 (0.30%) SLA
3 1 (0.30%) WCAG
System Software
1 12 (3.55%) Varnish
2 10 (2.96%) Docker
3 2 (0.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (2.66%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.48%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (0.59%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.30%) cPanel
4 1 (0.30%) Packer
4 1 (0.30%) Puppet
4 1 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.30%) Terraform
Vendors
1 52 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.03%) Adobe
3 10 (2.96%) Oracle
4 8 (2.37%) LexisNexis
5 7 (2.07%) MuleSoft
5 7 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (1.78%) Google
6 6 (1.78%) Sencha
6 6 (1.78%) Xamarin
7 5 (1.48%) Capita
7 5 (1.48%) hybris
7 5 (1.48%) Zend
8 3 (0.89%) Altova
8 3 (0.89%) DevExpress
8 3 (0.89%) Zuora
9 2 (0.59%) HubSpot
10 1 (0.30%) BMC
10 1 (0.30%) New Relic
10 1 (0.30%) Remedy
10 1 (0.30%) Twitter