Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 8 9
Rank change year-on-year -15 +1 +4
Permanent jobs citing CSS 314 552 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 8.64% 14.29% 13.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.33% 41.60% 43.79%
Number of salaries quoted 275 502 599
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,400 £25,575 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,750 £56,250 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +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 1,149 1,327 1,409
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 31.60% 34.36% 29.74%
Number of salaries quoted 949 1,128 1,213
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £61,625 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £43,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.26% +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 13 November 2018.

Salary histogram for CSS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 13 November 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.

1 296 (94.27%) HTML
2 287 (91.40%) JavaScript
3 141 (44.90%) C#
4 117 (37.26%) AngularJS
5 116 (36.94%) .NET
6 113 (35.99%) Agile Software Development
7 111 (35.35%) HTML5
8 105 (33.44%) jQuery
9 99 (31.53%) SQL
10 85 (27.07%) SQL Server
11 78 (24.84%) TDD
11 78 (24.84%) CSS3
12 76 (24.20%) MVC
13 74 (23.57%) PHP
14 71 (22.61%) ASP.NET
15 63 (20.06%) Java
16 62 (19.75%) Front End Development
17 58 (18.47%) Git (software)
18 56 (17.83%) React
18 56 (17.83%) Web Development
18 56 (17.83%) JSON
19 54 (17.20%) Microsoft
20 47 (14.97%) Relational Database
21 46 (14.65%) MySQL
22 44 (14.01%) Node.js
23 42 (13.38%) Web Services
23 42 (13.38%) OO
24 41 (13.06%) RESTful
25 38 (12.10%) REST
25 38 (12.10%) Mentoring

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 (5.73%) CMS
2 12 (3.82%) Apache
2 12 (3.82%) Tomcat
3 10 (3.18%) SharePoint
3 10 (3.18%) WordPress
4 8 (2.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 7 (2.23%) nginx
6 6 (1.91%) Apache Solr
6 6 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (1.91%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.59%) JBoss
7 5 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (1.27%) Confluence
8 4 (1.27%) IIS
9 3 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.32%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 6 (1.91%) Mingle
2 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.64%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.32%) GIMP
4 1 (0.32%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.27%) Oracle BPM
1 4 (1.27%) Shopify
2 3 (0.96%) Magento
3 1 (0.32%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.37%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.23%) npm
4 6 (1.91%) GitHub
4 6 (1.91%) Office 365
4 6 (1.91%) SaaS
5 3 (0.96%) Serverless
6 2 (0.64%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.32%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.55%) HTTP
1 8 (2.55%) SSL
2 6 (1.91%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.59%) Intranet
3 5 (1.59%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (27.07%) SQL Server
2 47 (14.97%) Relational Database
3 46 (14.65%) MySQL
4 30 (9.55%) NoSQL
5 21 (6.69%) MongoDB
6 17 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (4.14%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (3.18%) SQL Server 2014
9 9 (2.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (2.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (1.91%) DB2
11 6 (1.91%) InterSystems Cache
11 6 (1.91%) Redis
12 4 (1.27%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2016
14 2 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (0.64%) SQLite
15 1 (0.32%) BusinessObjects
15 1 (0.32%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 58 (18.47%) Git (software)
2 26 (8.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (7.96%) Jasmine
4 22 (7.01%) Maven
4 22 (7.01%) Visual Studio
5 20 (6.37%) Karma Test Runner
5 20 (6.37%) webpack
6 17 (5.41%) PhantomJS
7 16 (5.10%) JIRA
7 16 (5.10%) Selenium
8 15 (4.78%) Jenkins
9 14 (4.46%) TeamCity
10 13 (4.14%) JUnit
11 11 (3.50%) Cucumber
11 11 (3.50%) PHPUnit
12 10 (3.18%) Rational Rose
13 8 (2.55%) Bitbucket
13 8 (2.55%) Subversion
14 7 (2.23%) Bower
14 7 (2.23%) Grunt
General
1 37 (11.78%) Marketing
2 33 (10.51%) Finance
3 15 (4.78%) Retail
4 14 (4.46%) Automotive
5 5 (1.59%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.59%) Publishing
6 4 (1.27%) Legal
7 3 (0.96%) Banking
7 3 (0.96%) Games
7 3 (0.96%) Law
8 2 (0.64%) Advertising
8 2 (0.64%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 266 (84.71%) Developer
2 68 (21.66%) C# Developer
3 56 (17.83%) .NET Developer
4 53 (16.88%) Senior Developer
5 50 (15.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 37 (11.78%) C# .NET Developer
7 35 (11.15%) PHP Developer
8 30 (9.55%) Web Developer
9 27 (8.60%) Software Developer
10 26 (8.28%) Full Stack Developer
11 22 (7.01%) Senior C# Developer
12 21 (6.69%) Junior
13 20 (6.37%) Junior Developer
13 20 (6.37%) React Developer
14 16 (5.10%) Architect
15 14 (4.46%) Angular Developer
15 14 (4.46%) ASP.NET Developer
15 14 (4.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 13 (4.14%) Software Engineer
16 13 (4.14%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 296 (94.27%) HTML
2 117 (37.26%) AngularJS
3 116 (36.94%) .NET
4 111 (35.35%) HTML5
5 105 (33.44%) jQuery
6 78 (24.84%) CSS3
7 71 (22.61%) ASP.NET
8 56 (17.83%) JSON
8 56 (17.83%) React
9 44 (14.01%) Node.js
10 42 (13.38%) Web Services
11 41 (13.06%) RESTful
12 38 (12.10%) REST
13 35 (11.15%) XML
14 33 (10.51%) Entity Framework
14 33 (10.51%) KnockoutJS
15 32 (10.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 30 (9.55%) Spring
17 28 (8.92%) ASP.NET MVC
18 26 (8.28%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.55%) User Experience
2 24 (7.64%) Greenfield Project
3 18 (5.73%) Computer Science
4 15 (4.78%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.55%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.23%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (1.91%) Algorithms
7 6 (1.91%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.59%) Device Driver
8 5 (1.59%) PDA
8 5 (1.59%) Replication
8 5 (1.59%) Social Media
8 5 (1.59%) Taxonomies
9 4 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.27%) FMCG
10 3 (0.96%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.96%) Fintech
10 3 (0.96%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.96%) Music Streaming
10 3 (0.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (7.01%) Linux
2 15 (4.78%) Windows
3 12 (3.82%) Apple iOS
4 8 (2.55%) Unix
5 5 (1.59%) Android
6 2 (0.64%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.32%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (35.99%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (24.84%) TDD
3 76 (24.20%) MVC
4 62 (19.75%) Front End Development
5 56 (17.83%) Web Development
6 42 (13.38%) OO
7 38 (12.10%) Mentoring
8 37 (11.78%) Scrum
9 36 (11.46%) Software Engineering
10 35 (11.15%) SDLC
11 32 (10.19%) Continuous Integration
12 30 (9.55%) Test Automation
13 28 (8.92%) Digital Marketing
14 26 (8.28%) BDD
15 25 (7.96%) Responsive Web Design
16 22 (7.01%) Content Management
17 21 (6.69%) DevOps
18 20 (6.37%) OOP
18 20 (6.37%) SOA
19 19 (6.05%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 287 (91.40%) JavaScript
2 141 (44.90%) C#
3 99 (31.53%) SQL
4 74 (23.57%) PHP
5 63 (20.06%) Java
6 25 (7.96%) VB.NET
7 18 (5.73%) Python
8 11 (3.50%) Java 8
8 11 (3.50%) T-SQL
9 8 (2.55%) TypeScript
10 6 (1.91%) XPath
11 3 (0.96%) ES6
11 3 (0.96%) ES8
11 3 (0.96%) Perl
11 3 (0.96%) Scala
11 3 (0.96%) VB
11 3 (0.96%) VBA
12 2 (0.64%) ES7
12 2 (0.64%) Groovy
12 2 (0.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (7.96%) Degree
2 12 (3.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (3.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (2.23%) HND
5 5 (1.59%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.64%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.32%) CIPD
7 1 (0.32%) MCSD
7 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.59%) QA
2 3 (0.96%) GDPR
2 3 (0.96%) ISO 9001
2 3 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.32%) SLA
3 1 (0.32%) WCAG
System Software
1 14 (4.46%) Docker
2 12 (3.82%) Varnish
3 2 (0.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (2.55%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.91%) Kubernetes
3 5 (1.59%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 54 (17.20%) Microsoft
2 10 (3.18%) Adobe
3 9 (2.87%) Oracle
4 7 (2.23%) MuleSoft
4 7 (2.23%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (1.91%) Apple
5 6 (1.91%) Sencha
6 5 (1.59%) hybris
6 5 (1.59%) Zend
7 4 (1.27%) Google
8 3 (0.96%) LexisNexis
9 2 (0.64%) Altova
9 2 (0.64%) DevExpress
9 2 (0.64%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.32%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.32%) BMC
10 1 (0.32%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.32%) Remedy
10 1 (0.32%) SAP
10 1 (0.32%) Twitter