Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 12 14
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2 -1
Permanent jobs citing CSS 531 612 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 13.81% 13.06% 10.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 41.00% 43.81% 33.88%
Number of salaries quoted 485 598 431
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £25,350 £22,675 £24,750
90th Percentile £57,000 £52,500 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 1295 1397 1275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 33.69% 29.82% 32.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1099 1210 1130
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +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 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CSS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for CSS.

1 516 (97.18%) HTML
2 478 (90.02%) JavaScript
3 234 (44.07%) AngularJS
4 206 (38.79%) C#
5 202 (38.04%) .NET
6 197 (37.10%) MVC
7 190 (35.78%) jQuery
8 187 (35.22%) PHP
9 179 (33.71%) Agile Software Development
10 174 (32.77%) SQL
11 167 (31.45%) Web Development
12 160 (30.13%) HTML5
13 152 (28.63%) ASP.NET
14 144 (27.12%) SQL Server
15 123 (23.16%) Front End Development
16 115 (21.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 113 (21.28%) MySQL
18 100 (18.83%) Git (software)
19 97 (18.27%) Scrum
20 93 (17.51%) Microsoft
21 88 (16.57%) TDD
22 85 (16.01%) Mobile App
23 82 (15.44%) CSS3
24 79 (14.88%) Java
25 78 (14.69%) Node.js
26 77 (14.50%) Finance
27 76 (14.31%) Sass
28 73 (13.75%) Linux
29 71 (13.37%) ASP.NET MVC
30 70 (13.18%) REST

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 57 (10.73%) CMS
2 43 (8.10%) WordPress
3 27 (5.08%) Apache
4 23 (4.33%) Drupal
5 19 (3.58%) SharePoint
6 16 (3.01%) SharePoint 2013
7 15 (2.82%) JBoss
8 13 (2.45%) IIS
9 11 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
10 10 (1.88%) nginx
11 9 (1.69%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.75%) Mule
13 3 (0.56%) Apache ServiceMix
14 2 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 2 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.38%) Joomla!
14 2 (0.38%) OpenEdge
15 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
15 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
15 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 30 (5.65%) Photoshop
2 29 (5.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 12 (2.26%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.94%) Adobe After Effects
4 5 (0.94%) Adobe Premiere
4 5 (0.94%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (0.56%) InDesign
5 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.38%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.19%) Final Cut Pro
7 1 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.88%) Shopify
2 6 (1.13%) Magento
3 5 (0.94%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (0.56%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.19%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 40 (7.53%) npm
2 39 (7.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (6.78%) GitHub
4 29 (5.46%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (3.01%) Office 365
6 12 (2.26%) SaaS
7 10 (1.88%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (1.88%) Amazon S3
7 10 (1.88%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 8 (1.51%) Firebase
9 6 (1.13%) Force.com
10 3 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.38%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 1 (0.19%) AdWords
12 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.19%) Google Tag Manager
12 1 (0.19%) IaaS
12 1 (0.19%) MailChimp
12 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.69%) Intranet
2 8 (1.51%) ATM
2 8 (1.51%) LDAP
3 7 (1.32%) HTTP
4 5 (0.94%) CTI
4 5 (0.94%) Internet
5 3 (0.56%) Skype
5 3 (0.56%) SSH
6 2 (0.38%) SSL
7 1 (0.19%) DNS
7 1 (0.19%) FTP
7 1 (0.19%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.19%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (27.12%) SQL Server
2 113 (21.28%) MySQL
3 39 (7.34%) NoSQL
4 32 (6.03%) Relational Database
5 29 (5.46%) MongoDB
6 15 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (2.26%) SQL Server 2014
8 10 (1.88%) Amazon RDS
8 10 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (0.75%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (0.75%) Spotfire
13 3 (0.56%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (0.56%) SQLite
14 2 (0.38%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 100 (18.83%) Git (software)
2 56 (10.55%) gulp
3 44 (8.29%) webpack
4 38 (7.16%) Jenkins
4 38 (7.16%) JUnit
5 31 (5.84%) GitLab
6 26 (4.90%) Visual Studio
7 25 (4.71%) Team Foundation Server
8 18 (3.39%) Grunt
8 18 (3.39%) PhantomJS
9 16 (3.01%) Mocha
9 16 (3.01%) TestNG
10 15 (2.82%) Maven
11 14 (2.64%) Subversion
12 11 (2.07%) Bitbucket
12 11 (2.07%) PHPUnit
13 9 (1.69%) SpecFlow
14 8 (1.51%) Jasmine
14 8 (1.51%) JSUnit
14 8 (1.51%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 77 (14.50%) Finance
2 53 (9.98%) Marketing
3 45 (8.47%) Telecoms
4 44 (8.29%) Retail
5 31 (5.84%) Electronics
5 31 (5.84%) Manufacturing
6 29 (5.46%) Advertising
7 22 (4.14%) Automotive
8 16 (3.01%) Games
9 11 (2.07%) Banking
10 6 (1.13%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.13%) Legal
11 3 (0.56%) Back Office
11 3 (0.56%) Law
12 2 (0.38%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.19%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 497 (93.60%) Developer
2 117 (22.03%) Senior Developer
3 116 (21.85%) .NET Developer
4 114 (21.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 102 (19.21%) HTML Developer
6 97 (18.27%) Web Developer
7 93 (17.51%) HTML CSS Developer
8 92 (17.33%) JavaScript Developer
9 90 (16.95%) PHP Developer
10 71 (13.37%) C# Developer
11 52 (9.79%) C# .NET Developer
12 50 (9.42%) Java Developer
13 49 (9.23%) Angular Developer
13 49 (9.23%) Software Developer
14 43 (8.10%) Full Stack Developer
15 39 (7.34%) PHP Web Developer
16 38 (7.16%) ASP.NET Developer
17 35 (6.59%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 35 (6.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 30 (5.65%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 516 (97.18%) HTML
2 234 (44.07%) AngularJS
3 202 (38.04%) .NET
4 190 (35.78%) jQuery
5 160 (30.13%) HTML5
6 152 (28.63%) ASP.NET
7 115 (21.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 82 (15.44%) CSS3
9 78 (14.69%) Node.js
10 76 (14.31%) Sass
11 71 (13.37%) ASP.NET MVC
12 70 (13.18%) REST
13 68 (12.81%) React
14 66 (12.43%) XML
15 65 (12.24%) RESTful
16 53 (9.98%) Laravel
16 53 (9.98%) Web Services
17 44 (8.29%) JSON
17 44 (8.29%) PhoneGap
18 43 (8.10%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 85 (16.01%) Mobile App
2 53 (9.98%) User Experience
3 36 (6.78%) Computer Science
4 22 (4.14%) Greenfield Project
4 22 (4.14%) Social Media
5 16 (3.01%) Fintech
6 13 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (2.45%) Linux Command Line
7 9 (1.69%) BBC
8 8 (1.51%) NHS
9 5 (0.94%) Animation
9 5 (0.94%) Graphic Design
10 4 (0.75%) CMDB
11 3 (0.56%) Cloud Native
11 3 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.56%) Online Games
12 2 (0.38%) Credit Risk
12 2 (0.38%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.38%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.38%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 73 (13.75%) Linux
2 58 (10.92%) Android
2 58 (10.92%) Apple iOS
3 14 (2.64%) Windows
4 6 (1.13%) Unix
5 3 (0.56%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.19%) Debian
6 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.19%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (37.10%) MVC
2 179 (33.71%) Agile Software Development
3 167 (31.45%) Web Development
4 123 (23.16%) Front End Development
5 97 (18.27%) Scrum
6 88 (16.57%) TDD
7 58 (10.92%) BDD
8 57 (10.73%) SDLC
9 55 (10.36%) Mobile Application Development
10 52 (9.79%) E-Commerce
11 41 (7.72%) OO
12 40 (7.53%) Open Source
13 39 (7.34%) Business Intelligence
14 37 (6.97%) Content Management
15 35 (6.59%) Software Engineering
16 31 (5.84%) Mentoring
17 30 (5.65%) Continuous Delivery
18 27 (5.08%) Android Development
18 27 (5.08%) Migration
19 26 (4.90%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 478 (90.02%) JavaScript
2 206 (38.79%) C#
3 187 (35.22%) PHP
4 174 (32.77%) SQL
5 79 (14.88%) Java
6 36 (6.78%) VB.NET
7 30 (5.65%) XPath
8 27 (5.08%) TypeScript
9 26 (4.90%) C
10 20 (3.77%) C++
11 19 (3.58%) T-SQL
12 18 (3.39%) Python
12 18 (3.39%) Ruby
13 11 (2.07%) VB
14 10 (1.88%) PHP 7
15 8 (1.51%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.56%) Apex Code
16 3 (0.56%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.38%) Scala
17 2 (0.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 56 (10.55%) Degree
2 31 (5.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (2.26%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.51%) GNVQ
5 8 (1.51%) HND
5 8 (1.51%) MCSD
6 5 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.45%) QA
2 3 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (3.01%) Docker
2 2 (0.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.19%) HDFS
3 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.19%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 93 (17.51%) Microsoft
2 40 (7.53%) Adobe
3 36 (6.78%) Oracle
4 20 (3.77%) ServiceNow
5 10 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (1.32%) Google
6 7 (1.32%) Zend
7 5 (0.94%) Citrix
7 5 (0.94%) Siebel
8 4 (0.75%) Greenplum
8 4 (0.75%) TIBCO
8 4 (0.75%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.56%) DevExpress
9 3 (0.56%) Informatica
9 3 (0.56%) Jitterbit
9 3 (0.56%) Twitter
10 2 (0.38%) FIS
10 2 (0.38%) NEC
11 1 (0.19%) Optimizely
11 1 (0.19%) Plumtree