Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 10 12
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2 +7
Permanent jobs citing CSS 167 303 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 12.28% 16.80% 15.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.87% 40.13% 37.03%
Number of salaries quoted 145 260 284
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,200 £29,200 £21,625
90th Percentile £66,500 £66,250 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 Essex with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 453 755 829
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 33.31% 41.85% 40.62%
Number of salaries quoted 379 613 671
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £29,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing CSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Essex

CSS
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CSS in Essex.

Salary trend for CSS in Essex

CSS
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Essex over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for CSS in Essex

CSS
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Essex region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford -11 39 £35,000 -27.46% 3
Colchester -10 34 £33,500 -16.25% 11
Basildon -7 19 £40,000 -27.27% 5
Harlow +13 13 £35,000 -47.17% 2
Southend-on-Sea -6 6 £28,750 -36.11% 5
Wickford -1 5 £25,000 -26.47% 4
Loughton -4 4 £40,000 -20.00%
Grays - 4 £55,000 -
Brentwood -5 2 £22,500 -59.09% 2
Rayleigh - 2 £37,500 -
Witham -6 1 £25,000 -23.08%
Thurrock - 1 £37,500 -
Epping - 1 £45,000 -
CSS
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Essex region with a requirement for CSS.

1 156 (93.41%) HTML
2 128 (76.65%) JavaScript
3 75 (44.91%) jQuery
4 64 (38.32%) .NET
5 60 (35.93%) MVC
6 58 (34.73%) C#
6 58 (34.73%) Web Development
7 50 (29.94%) SQL Server
8 48 (28.74%) PHP
9 47 (28.14%) SQL
9 47 (28.14%) Agile Software Development
10 44 (26.35%) AngularJS
11 43 (25.75%) ASP.NET
12 42 (25.15%) MySQL
13 39 (23.35%) Front End Development
14 36 (21.56%) Java
14 36 (21.56%) Ajax
15 35 (20.96%) Git (software)
16 34 (20.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 32 (19.16%) OO
17 32 (19.16%) E-Commerce
18 29 (17.37%) Degree
19 28 (16.77%) OOP
19 28 (16.77%) Oracle
20 27 (16.17%) Java EE
21 26 (15.57%) HTML5
21 26 (15.57%) Microsoft
21 26 (15.57%) Relational Database
22 24 (14.37%) Computer Science
23 22 (13.17%) Spring

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 19 (11.38%) JBoss
2 18 (10.78%) Drupal
3 14 (8.38%) WebSphere
4 12 (7.19%) WebLogic
5 11 (6.59%) Apache
6 10 (5.99%) Tomcat
6 10 (5.99%) WordPress
7 9 (5.39%) CMS
8 7 (4.19%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (3.59%) Joomla!
10 5 (2.99%) IIS
11 4 (2.40%) Zope
12 2 (1.20%) Apache Geronimo
12 2 (1.20%) Apache Pig
12 2 (1.20%) Apache Spark
12 2 (1.20%) GlassFish
12 2 (1.20%) SharePoint
12 2 (1.20%) WildFly
Applications
1 9 (5.39%) Photoshop
2 8 (4.79%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (2.99%) InDesign
4 2 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.20%) Weka
5 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.99%) GitHub
3 4 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.20%) Oracle CX
5 1 (0.60%) AdWords
5 1 (0.60%) Azure Functions
5 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.60%) IaaS
5 1 (0.60%) npm
5 1 (0.60%) PaaS
5 1 (0.60%) Serverless
5 1 (0.60%) Slack
5 1 (0.60%) Trello
5 1 (0.60%) Veeva
5 1 (0.60%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.19%) HTTP
2 9 (5.39%) SMS
3 1 (0.60%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (29.94%) SQL Server
2 42 (25.15%) MySQL
3 26 (15.57%) Relational Database
4 16 (9.58%) Oracle Database
5 6 (3.59%) Big Data
6 5 (2.99%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.99%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.40%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (1.80%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.80%) OLAP
8 3 (1.80%) Oracle OLAP
8 3 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.20%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.20%) CouchDB
9 2 (1.20%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.20%) Mahout
9 2 (1.20%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.20%) Neo4j
9 2 (1.20%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 35 (20.96%) Git (software)
2 15 (8.98%) Visual Studio
3 11 (6.59%) JIRA
4 5 (2.99%) Ant
4 5 (2.99%) Gradle
4 5 (2.99%) Maven
5 4 (2.40%) Dreamweaver
5 4 (2.40%) Subversion
6 3 (1.80%) Grunt
6 3 (1.80%) webpack
7 2 (1.20%) ReSharper
7 2 (1.20%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.60%) Flash Builder
8 1 (0.60%) gulp
8 1 (0.60%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.60%) Mocha
8 1 (0.60%) MSTest
8 1 (0.60%) NUnit
8 1 (0.60%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (8.38%) Finance
2 11 (6.59%) Manufacturing
3 7 (4.19%) Advertising
3 7 (4.19%) Automotive
3 7 (4.19%) Retail
4 5 (2.99%) Games
4 5 (2.99%) Legal
4 5 (2.99%) Marketing
5 1 (0.60%) Back Office
5 1 (0.60%) Banking
5 1 (0.60%) Local Government
5 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 157 (94.01%) Developer
2 39 (23.35%) Web Developer
3 31 (18.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 29 (17.37%) .NET Developer
5 28 (16.77%) C# Developer
6 26 (15.57%) Java Developer
7 18 (10.78%) C# .NET Developer
8 16 (9.58%) PHP Developer
9 15 (8.98%) JavaScript Developer
9 15 (8.98%) Lead Developer
10 14 (8.38%) ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (8.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (8.38%) Lead Java Developer
10 14 (8.38%) Software Developer
11 13 (7.78%) Graduate
11 13 (7.78%) Graduate Developer
12 12 (7.19%) C# Web Developer
12 12 (7.19%) Junior
13 11 (6.59%) Junior Developer
13 11 (6.59%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (93.41%) HTML
2 75 (44.91%) jQuery
3 64 (38.32%) .NET
4 44 (26.35%) AngularJS
5 43 (25.75%) ASP.NET
6 36 (21.56%) Ajax
7 34 (20.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 27 (16.17%) Java EE
9 26 (15.57%) HTML5
10 22 (13.17%) CSS3
10 22 (13.17%) Sass
10 22 (13.17%) Spring
11 20 (11.98%) Spring MVC
12 19 (11.38%) Swing
13 18 (10.78%) ASP.NET Web API
14 17 (10.18%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (10.18%) Web Services
14 17 (10.18%) XML
15 16 (9.58%) .NET Framework
15 16 (9.58%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.37%) Computer Science
2 14 (8.38%) User Experience
3 13 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (7.19%) Life Science
5 10 (5.99%) Virtual Team
6 8 (4.79%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.40%) Freedom of Information
7 4 (2.40%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.80%) Digital TV
8 3 (1.80%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.20%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.60%) Fintech
10 1 (0.60%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.60%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.58%) Linux
2 4 (2.40%) Windows
3 2 (1.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (35.93%) MVC
2 58 (34.73%) Web Development
3 47 (28.14%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (23.35%) Front End Development
5 32 (19.16%) E-Commerce
5 32 (19.16%) OO
6 28 (16.77%) OOP
7 18 (10.78%) Responsive Web Design
8 17 (10.18%) Problem-Solving
8 17 (10.18%) Web Design
9 12 (7.19%) Software Engineering
10 11 (6.59%) SEO
11 10 (5.99%) Kanban
12 7 (4.19%) Analytics
13 6 (3.59%) TDD
14 5 (2.99%) Open Source
15 4 (2.40%) Big Data Analytics
15 4 (2.40%) Content Management
15 4 (2.40%) Unit Testing
15 4 (2.40%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 128 (76.65%) JavaScript
2 58 (34.73%) C#
3 48 (28.74%) PHP
4 47 (28.14%) SQL
5 36 (21.56%) Java
6 15 (8.98%) Python
7 11 (6.59%) PL/SQL
8 10 (5.99%) Perl
9 9 (5.39%) Java 8
9 9 (5.39%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.99%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.80%) ES6
11 3 (1.80%) XAML
12 2 (1.20%) PHP 5
12 2 (1.20%) Ruby
12 2 (1.20%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.20%) VB
13 1 (0.60%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.60%) ActionScript 3.0
13 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (17.37%) Degree
2 14 (8.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.60%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.40%) Docker
2 2 (1.20%) HDFS
3 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (16.77%) Oracle
2 26 (15.57%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.79%) Adobe
4 2 (1.20%) Alteryx
4 2 (1.20%) Epicor
4 2 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.20%) Tableau
4 2 (1.20%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.60%) Actuate
5 1 (0.60%) Cisco
5 1 (0.60%) Cognos
5 1 (0.60%) Google
5 1 (0.60%) New Relic