Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 10 15
Rank change year-on-year -12 +5 -4
Permanent jobs citing CSS 353 566 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 9.30% 15.25% 9.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.55% 46.09% 34.60%
Number of salaries quoted 349 513 393
Birmingham median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.67% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,800
90th Percentile £61,250 £53,750 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +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 1,119 1,228 1,211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 29.47% 33.08% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 899 1,092 1,067
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for CSS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 330 (93.48%) HTML
2 323 (91.50%) JavaScript
3 165 (46.74%) C#
4 138 (39.09%) SQL
5 136 (38.53%) .NET
6 126 (35.69%) PHP
7 122 (34.56%) ASP.NET
8 120 (33.99%) MVC
9 118 (33.43%) HTML5
10 117 (33.14%) Agile Software Development
11 111 (31.44%) Web Development
12 105 (29.75%) AngularJS
13 90 (25.50%) jQuery
14 83 (23.51%) Front End Development
15 74 (20.96%) SQL Server
15 74 (20.96%) TDD
16 73 (20.68%) CSS3
17 62 (17.56%) MySQL
18 54 (15.30%) KnockoutJS
19 52 (14.73%) Node.js
20 51 (14.45%) JSON
21 48 (13.60%) Java
22 47 (13.31%) Linux
22 47 (13.31%) RESTful
23 46 (13.03%) Git (software)
24 43 (12.18%) Microsoft
24 43 (12.18%) OO
25 41 (11.61%) Finance
26 40 (11.33%) WordPress
27 39 (11.05%) LINQ

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 40 (11.33%) WordPress
2 28 (7.93%) Apache
3 21 (5.95%) CMS
4 13 (3.68%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.27%) Drupal
5 8 (2.27%) IIS
6 5 (1.42%) JBoss
6 5 (1.42%) OpenEdge
7 4 (1.13%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.85%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.57%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.28%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (2.83%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (0.85%) Fireworks
2 3 (0.85%) Moqups
3 1 (0.28%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 21 (5.95%) Magento
2 8 (2.27%) Shopify
3 3 (0.85%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.57%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.12%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.27%) GitHub
3 8 (2.27%) SaaS
4 6 (1.70%) Zapier
5 5 (1.42%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.13%) PaaS
6 4 (1.13%) Serverless
7 3 (0.85%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (0.85%) CloudFront
7 3 (0.85%) npm
7 3 (0.85%) Office 365
8 2 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.57%) MailChimp
9 1 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.28%) G Suite
9 1 (0.28%) IaaS
9 1 (0.28%) Slack
9 1 (0.28%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.68%) SSL
2 8 (2.27%) DNS
3 2 (0.57%) Internet
3 2 (0.57%) Intranet
3 2 (0.57%) SSH
4 1 (0.28%) HTTP
4 1 (0.28%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (20.96%) SQL Server
2 62 (17.56%) MySQL
3 37 (10.48%) Relational Database
4 28 (7.93%) SQL Server 2016
5 23 (6.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (4.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (3.68%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (3.12%) SQL Server 2014
9 10 (2.83%) NoSQL
10 9 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (1.70%) MongoDB
11 6 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (1.13%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (0.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
14 2 (0.57%) Blockchain
14 2 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (0.57%) RDBMS
15 1 (0.28%) Redis
Development Applications
1 46 (13.03%) Git (software)
2 33 (9.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 29 (8.22%) Subversion
4 25 (7.08%) webpack
5 24 (6.80%) Jasmine
6 23 (6.52%) Karma Test Runner
6 23 (6.52%) PhantomJS
7 19 (5.38%) Visual Studio
8 18 (5.10%) JIRA
9 11 (3.12%) JUnit
10 6 (1.70%) GitLab
10 6 (1.70%) TestNG
11 5 (1.42%) Maven
11 5 (1.42%) PHPUnit
12 4 (1.13%) Jenkins
13 3 (0.85%) Bitbucket
13 3 (0.85%) Cucumber
13 3 (0.85%) Gradle
13 3 (0.85%) gulp
13 3 (0.85%) WebDriver
General
1 41 (11.61%) Finance
2 28 (7.93%) Retail
3 27 (7.65%) Legal
4 23 (6.52%) Marketing
5 13 (3.68%) Advertising
6 12 (3.40%) Automotive
7 10 (2.83%) Banking
7 10 (2.83%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.98%) Law
9 6 (1.70%) Games
10 5 (1.42%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 334 (94.62%) Developer
2 89 (25.21%) .NET Developer
3 86 (24.36%) C# Developer
4 71 (20.11%) Senior Developer
5 60 (17.00%) PHP Developer
6 58 (16.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 56 (15.86%) C# .NET Developer
8 53 (15.01%) ASP.NET Developer
8 53 (15.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 47 (13.31%) Software Developer
10 45 (12.75%) Web Developer
11 29 (8.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 25 (7.08%) Full Stack Developer
12 25 (7.08%) PHP Web Developer
13 24 (6.80%) Java Developer
13 24 (6.80%) Senior C# Developer
14 18 (5.10%) Senior Software Developer
15 16 (4.53%) JavaScript Developer
16 14 (3.97%) Senior PHP Developer
17 13 (3.68%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 330 (93.48%) HTML
2 136 (38.53%) .NET
3 122 (34.56%) ASP.NET
4 118 (33.43%) HTML5
5 105 (29.75%) AngularJS
6 90 (25.50%) jQuery
7 73 (20.68%) CSS3
8 54 (15.30%) KnockoutJS
9 52 (14.73%) Node.js
10 51 (14.45%) JSON
11 47 (13.31%) RESTful
12 39 (11.05%) ASP.NET MVC
12 39 (11.05%) LINQ
13 37 (10.48%) REST
13 37 (10.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 36 (10.20%) Entity Framework
15 35 (9.92%) WCF
16 33 (9.35%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 30 (8.50%) Web Services
18 29 (8.22%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 38 (10.76%) Greenfield Project
2 33 (9.35%) User Experience
3 30 (8.50%) Computer Science
4 27 (7.65%) Music Streaming
5 26 (7.37%) Mobile App
6 12 (3.40%) Linux Command Line
7 10 (2.83%) Social Media
8 8 (2.27%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (1.42%) Fintech
11 3 (0.85%) Blog
11 3 (0.85%) Graphic Design
11 3 (0.85%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (0.85%) Tandem
12 2 (0.57%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.57%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.57%) New Media
12 2 (0.57%) Replication
12 2 (0.57%) W3C
13 1 (0.28%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 47 (13.31%) Linux
2 10 (2.83%) Windows
3 6 (1.70%) Android
3 6 (1.70%) Apple iOS
3 6 (1.70%) Unix
4 2 (0.57%) Mac OS
4 2 (0.57%) VMS
4 2 (0.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (33.99%) MVC
2 117 (33.14%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (31.44%) Web Development
4 83 (23.51%) Front End Development
5 74 (20.96%) TDD
6 43 (12.18%) OO
7 38 (10.76%) Web Application Development
8 37 (10.48%) Scrum
9 29 (8.22%) Dependency Injection
9 29 (8.22%) Domain-Driven Design
10 27 (7.65%) Mentoring
11 25 (7.08%) Responsive Web Design
12 24 (6.80%) SDLC
13 22 (6.23%) E-Commerce
14 19 (5.38%) Software Engineering
14 19 (5.38%) Workflow
15 18 (5.10%) SEO
16 17 (4.82%) Problem-Solving
17 15 (4.25%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (4.25%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 323 (91.50%) JavaScript
2 165 (46.74%) C#
3 138 (39.09%) SQL
4 126 (35.69%) PHP
5 48 (13.60%) Java
6 20 (5.67%) T-SQL
7 13 (3.68%) VB.NET
8 11 (3.12%) C
8 11 (3.12%) VB
9 9 (2.55%) TypeScript
10 8 (2.27%) Scala
11 7 (1.98%) Java 8
11 7 (1.98%) Python
12 6 (1.70%) C++
12 6 (1.70%) XPath
13 5 (1.42%) OpenEdge ABL
13 5 (1.42%) Ruby
14 4 (1.13%) ES6
15 3 (0.85%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.57%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 34 (9.63%) Degree
2 24 (6.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.13%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.85%) CIPD
5 3 (0.85%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.57%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.57%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.57%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.98%) ISO 9001
1 7 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (1.70%) Cyber Essentials
3 5 (1.42%) QA
4 1 (0.28%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (1.70%) Docker
2 2 (0.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.57%) cPanel
2 1 (0.28%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.28%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.28%) Packer
2 1 (0.28%) Puppet
2 1 (0.28%) Terraform
Vendors
1 43 (12.18%) Microsoft
2 13 (3.68%) Adobe
3 9 (2.55%) Xamarin
4 8 (2.27%) Oracle
5 7 (1.98%) Google
5 7 (1.98%) LexisNexis
6 6 (1.70%) Zuora
7 5 (1.42%) Progress
7 5 (1.42%) Telerik
8 4 (1.13%) Twitter
8 4 (1.13%) Zend
9 3 (0.85%) SAP
10 2 (0.57%) Altova
10 2 (0.57%) DevExpress
10 2 (0.57%) IFS
11 1 (0.28%) Capita
11 1 (0.28%) Facebook
11 1 (0.28%) HubSpot
11 1 (0.28%) Maxymiser
11 1 (0.28%) New Relic