Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 12 12
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 +5
Permanent jobs citing CSS 188 224 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 14.84% 14.42% 14.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.62% 37.02% 36.95%
Number of salaries quoted 153 184 261
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +26.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £28,900 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,625 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50% -

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 431 605 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 34.02% 38.96% 38.74%
Number of salaries quoted 352 485 613
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,000 £31,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £66,250 £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 15 October 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 15 October 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
Colchester +4 38 £35,000 +3.73% 10
Chelmsford -7 36 £35,000 -30.00% 8
Basildon +2 30 £42,500 -22.73% 3
Harlow +12 11 £40,000 -36.00% 1
Southend-on-Sea 0 9 £22,500 -50.00% 2
Wickford - 8 £35,000 - 2
Loughton -2 4 £40,000 -20.00%
Grays - 4 £55,000 -
Brentwood +1 3 £22,500 -52.63%
Rayleigh - 2 £37,500 - 1
Witham -3 1 £25,000 -23.08%
Thurrock - 1 £37,500 -
Epping - 1 £45,000 -
CSS
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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.

1 169 (89.89%) HTML
2 148 (78.72%) JavaScript
3 89 (47.34%) jQuery
4 78 (41.49%) .NET
5 74 (39.36%) Web Development
6 73 (38.83%) C#
7 68 (36.17%) SQL Server
8 66 (35.11%) MVC
9 62 (32.98%) MySQL
10 55 (29.26%) Front End Development
11 50 (26.60%) PHP
12 48 (25.53%) SQL
13 46 (24.47%) Agile Software Development
14 44 (23.40%) AngularJS
15 43 (22.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 43 (22.87%) HTML5
16 42 (22.34%) Git (software)
16 42 (22.34%) Oracle
17 41 (21.81%) ASP.NET
18 39 (20.74%) Ajax
19 38 (20.21%) Degree
19 38 (20.21%) OO
19 38 (20.21%) E-Commerce
20 36 (19.15%) OOP
21 35 (18.62%) Java
22 34 (18.09%) Computer Science
23 33 (17.55%) Microsoft
23 33 (17.55%) Problem-Solving
24 28 (14.89%) Relational Database
25 27 (14.36%) CSS3

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 17 (9.04%) Drupal
2 15 (7.98%) JBoss
3 13 (6.91%) WebSphere
4 10 (5.32%) Apache
4 10 (5.32%) WebLogic
5 9 (4.79%) Tomcat
5 9 (4.79%) WordPress
6 8 (4.26%) CMS
7 6 (3.19%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (3.19%) Joomla!
8 5 (2.66%) IIS
9 4 (2.13%) Zope
10 3 (1.60%) Apache Geronimo
10 3 (1.60%) Apache Spark
10 3 (1.60%) GlassFish
11 2 (1.06%) Apache Pig
11 2 (1.06%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (3.72%) Photoshop
2 6 (3.19%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (2.66%) InDesign
4 4 (2.13%) Chatbot
5 3 (1.60%) Weka
6 1 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (5.32%) Magento
2 1 (0.53%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.13%) SaaS
3 3 (1.60%) GitHub
3 3 (1.60%) Oracle CX
4 1 (0.53%) AdWords
4 1 (0.53%) Azure Functions
4 1 (0.53%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.53%) IaaS
4 1 (0.53%) PaaS
4 1 (0.53%) Serverless
4 1 (0.53%) Slack
4 1 (0.53%) Trello
4 1 (0.53%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.79%) SMS
2 8 (4.26%) HTTP
3 1 (0.53%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (36.17%) SQL Server
2 62 (32.98%) MySQL
3 28 (14.89%) Relational Database
4 12 (6.38%) Oracle Database
5 7 (3.72%) Big Data
6 6 (3.19%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.13%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.13%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.60%) Apache Hive
8 3 (1.60%) CouchDB
8 3 (1.60%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.60%) Mahout
8 3 (1.60%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.60%) Neo4j
8 3 (1.60%) Sqoop
9 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.53%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.53%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 42 (22.34%) Git (software)
2 12 (6.38%) Visual Studio
3 8 (4.26%) Subversion
4 6 (3.19%) JIRA
5 4 (2.13%) Ant
5 4 (2.13%) Dreamweaver
5 4 (2.13%) Gradle
5 4 (2.13%) Maven
6 3 (1.60%) Grunt
6 3 (1.60%) webpack
7 2 (1.06%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.53%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.53%) Flash Builder
8 1 (0.53%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.53%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.53%) Mocha
8 1 (0.53%) MSTest
8 1 (0.53%) NUnit
8 1 (0.53%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (7.45%) Finance
2 10 (5.32%) Retail
3 9 (4.79%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.19%) Automotive
5 5 (2.66%) Games
6 4 (2.13%) Legal
7 3 (1.60%) Advertising
7 3 (1.60%) Marketing
8 1 (0.53%) Back Office
8 1 (0.53%) Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Local Government
8 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 180 (95.74%) Developer
2 48 (25.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 48 (25.53%) Web Developer
3 28 (14.89%) .NET Developer
4 27 (14.36%) Software Developer
5 26 (13.83%) C# Developer
6 25 (13.30%) Graduate
6 25 (13.30%) Graduate Developer
7 24 (12.77%) JavaScript Developer
8 22 (11.70%) Java Developer
9 17 (9.04%) C# .NET Developer
10 15 (7.98%) ASP.NET Developer
10 15 (7.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (7.45%) C# Web Developer
11 14 (7.45%) Lead Developer
12 13 (6.91%) .NET Web Developer
12 13 (6.91%) Graduate Web Developer
12 13 (6.91%) Lead Java Developer
12 13 (6.91%) MySQL Developer
12 13 (6.91%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (89.89%) HTML
2 89 (47.34%) jQuery
3 78 (41.49%) .NET
4 44 (23.40%) AngularJS
5 43 (22.87%) HTML5
5 43 (22.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 41 (21.81%) ASP.NET
7 39 (20.74%) Ajax
8 27 (14.36%) CSS3
9 23 (12.23%) ASP.NET Web API
10 21 (11.17%) Java EE
11 20 (10.64%) XML
12 19 (10.11%) Sass
12 19 (10.11%) Vue.js
13 18 (9.57%) JSON
13 18 (9.57%) SOAP
13 18 (9.57%) Spring
13 18 (9.57%) Web Services
14 17 (9.04%) React
15 16 (8.51%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 34 (18.09%) Computer Science
2 25 (13.30%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.38%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (5.85%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (5.32%) Life Science
6 8 (4.26%) User Experience
7 7 (3.72%) Social Media
8 6 (3.19%) Virtual Team
9 4 (2.13%) Freedom of Information
9 4 (2.13%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.13%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.06%) Digital TV
11 1 (0.53%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.53%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.98%) Windows
2 13 (6.91%) Linux
3 2 (1.06%) Unix
4 1 (0.53%) Android
4 1 (0.53%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (39.36%) Web Development
2 66 (35.11%) MVC
3 55 (29.26%) Front End Development
4 46 (24.47%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (20.21%) E-Commerce
5 38 (20.21%) OO
6 36 (19.15%) OOP
7 33 (17.55%) Problem-Solving
8 16 (8.51%) Responsive Web Design
8 16 (8.51%) Web Design
9 12 (6.38%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 12 (6.38%) Mathematics
10 10 (5.32%) Software Engineering
10 10 (5.32%) TDD
11 9 (4.79%) SEO
12 8 (4.26%) Analytics
12 8 (4.26%) Unit Testing
13 7 (3.72%) BDD
13 7 (3.72%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (3.72%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 148 (78.72%) JavaScript
2 73 (38.83%) C#
3 50 (26.60%) PHP
4 48 (25.53%) SQL
5 35 (18.62%) Java
6 15 (7.98%) Python
7 12 (6.38%) TypeScript
8 10 (5.32%) Perl
9 8 (4.26%) PL/SQL
9 8 (4.26%) T-SQL
10 7 (3.72%) VB.NET
11 6 (3.19%) Java 8
12 5 (2.66%) PHP 5
13 4 (2.13%) VBA
14 3 (1.60%) XAML
15 2 (1.06%) ES6
15 2 (1.06%) Ruby
15 2 (1.06%) VB
16 1 (0.53%) ActionScript
16 1 (0.53%) C
Qualifications
1 38 (20.21%) Degree
2 15 (7.98%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.53%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.53%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.60%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.13%) Docker
2 3 (1.60%) HDFS
3 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 42 (22.34%) Oracle
2 33 (17.55%) Microsoft
3 13 (6.91%) Adobe
4 4 (2.13%) Blue Prism
4 4 (2.13%) UiPath
5 3 (1.60%) Alteryx
5 3 (1.60%) Tableau
6 2 (1.06%) Epicor
6 2 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.06%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.53%) Actuate
7 1 (0.53%) Cisco
7 1 (0.53%) Cognos
7 1 (0.53%) Google
7 1 (0.53%) New Relic