Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 12 13
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1 +5
Permanent jobs citing CSS 195 195 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 16.78% 13.89% 14.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.88% 34.39% 36.16%
Number of salaries quoted 160 160 246
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £25,450 £24,225 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,125 £63,750 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% -

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 425 567 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 36.57% 40.38% 38.98%
Number of salaries quoted 342 463 570
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +8 47 £38,750 +14.84% 6
Basildon +10 33 £42,500 -5.56% 2
Chelmsford -10 33 £35,000 -30.00% 6
Southend-on-Sea +1 9 £22,500 -50.00% 4
Harlow +11 8 £36,250 -42.00% 4
Wickford +6 8 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Brentwood +7 2 £22,500 -14.29% 1
Grays -2 2 £55,000 +37.50%
Saffron Walden +3 1 £22,000 -63.33% 3
Witham +2 1 £40,000 +63.27%
CSS
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 177 (90.77%) HTML
2 149 (76.41%) JavaScript
3 89 (45.64%) jQuery
4 87 (44.62%) Web Development
5 84 (43.08%) C#
5 84 (43.08%) .NET
6 80 (41.03%) MySQL
7 78 (40.00%) SQL Server
8 68 (34.87%) MVC
9 63 (32.31%) HTML5
10 57 (29.23%) Front End Development
11 52 (26.67%) PHP
11 52 (26.67%) ASP.NET
12 50 (25.64%) SQL
13 48 (24.62%) Oracle
14 47 (24.10%) AngularJS
15 46 (23.59%) Ajax
15 46 (23.59%) Agile Software Development
16 42 (21.54%) Git (software)
17 41 (21.03%) OOP
18 38 (19.49%) Microsoft
19 36 (18.46%) Java
19 36 (18.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 35 (17.95%) Degree
21 33 (16.92%) JSON
21 33 (16.92%) CSS3
21 33 (16.92%) OO
21 33 (16.92%) E-Commerce
22 31 (15.90%) Computer Science
23 30 (15.38%) Relational Database

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 (8.72%) JBoss
2 15 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 13 (6.67%) Apache
4 11 (5.64%) Tomcat
5 10 (5.13%) Apache Geronimo
5 10 (5.13%) Apache Spark
5 10 (5.13%) GlassFish
6 7 (3.59%) Drupal
7 5 (2.56%) WebLogic
8 4 (2.05%) IIS
8 4 (2.05%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.05%) WordPress
9 3 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.54%) nginx
10 2 (1.03%) Apache Pig
10 2 (1.03%) CMS
11 1 (0.51%) Joomla!
Applications
1 10 (5.13%) Weka
2 8 (4.10%) Chatbot
3 2 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.51%) InDesign
4 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (8.72%) Magento
2 2 (1.03%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.62%) SaaS
3 4 (2.05%) Oracle CX
4 3 (1.54%) GitHub
5 2 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.51%) AdWords
6 1 (0.51%) Slack
6 1 (0.51%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.59%) SMS
2 2 (1.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (41.03%) MySQL
2 78 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 30 (15.38%) Relational Database
4 13 (6.67%) NoSQL
5 12 (6.15%) Big Data
5 12 (6.15%) RDBMS
6 10 (5.13%) Apache Hive
6 10 (5.13%) CouchDB
6 10 (5.13%) Hadoop
6 10 (5.13%) Mahout
6 10 (5.13%) MongoDB
6 10 (5.13%) Neo4j
6 10 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (5.13%) Sqoop
7 3 (1.54%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.03%) JasperReports
8 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 42 (21.54%) Git (software)
2 15 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 13 (6.67%) Maven
4 12 (6.15%) Ant
5 10 (5.13%) Gradle
6 7 (3.59%) Subversion
7 3 (1.54%) NUnit
7 3 (1.54%) ReSharper
8 2 (1.03%) JUnit
8 2 (1.03%) Moq
8 2 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.51%) gulp
9 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.51%) JIRA
9 1 (0.51%) Selenium
General
1 14 (7.18%) Finance
2 7 (3.59%) Retail
3 4 (2.05%) Games
3 4 (2.05%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.03%) Marketing
5 1 (0.51%) Advertising
5 1 (0.51%) Back Office
5 1 (0.51%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 181 (92.82%) Developer
2 51 (26.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 50 (25.64%) Web Developer
4 40 (20.51%) Software Developer
5 38 (19.49%) JavaScript Developer
6 33 (16.92%) .NET Developer
7 29 (14.87%) C# Developer
8 22 (11.28%) C# .NET Developer
8 22 (11.28%) Graduate
8 22 (11.28%) Graduate Developer
9 19 (9.74%) ASP.NET Developer
9 19 (9.74%) HTML Developer
10 18 (9.23%) .NET Web Developer
10 18 (9.23%) C# Web Developer
10 18 (9.23%) HTML CSS Developer
10 18 (9.23%) Java Developer
11 17 (8.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 15 (7.69%) Lead Developer
12 15 (7.69%) Lead Java Developer
13 14 (7.18%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (90.77%) HTML
2 89 (45.64%) jQuery
3 84 (43.08%) .NET
4 63 (32.31%) HTML5
5 52 (26.67%) ASP.NET
6 47 (24.10%) AngularJS
7 46 (23.59%) Ajax
8 36 (18.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 33 (16.92%) CSS3
9 33 (16.92%) JSON
10 29 (14.87%) ASP.NET Web API
11 27 (13.85%) XML
12 26 (13.33%) Web Services
13 24 (12.31%) SOAP
14 22 (11.28%) Vue.js
15 19 (9.74%) ASP.NET 2.0
16 18 (9.23%) REST
17 17 (8.72%) Java EE
17 17 (8.72%) Swing
18 16 (8.21%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.28%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (9.23%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (7.18%) Social Media
4 13 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.05%) Life Science
5 4 (2.05%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.54%) User Experience
7 2 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.03%) iPhone
8 1 (0.51%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.51%) Renewable Energy
8 1 (0.51%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.26%) Linux
2 18 (9.23%) Windows
3 3 (1.54%) CentOS
3 3 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.03%) Android
4 2 (1.03%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (44.62%) Web Development
2 68 (34.87%) MVC
3 57 (29.23%) Front End Development
4 46 (23.59%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (21.03%) OOP
6 33 (16.92%) E-Commerce
6 33 (16.92%) OO
7 31 (15.90%) Computer Science
8 29 (14.87%) Problem-Solving
9 14 (7.18%) Customer Requirements
10 13 (6.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 13 (6.67%) Mathematics
10 13 (6.67%) Software Engineering
11 12 (6.15%) Analytics
12 10 (5.13%) Artificial Intelligence
13 9 (4.62%) Responsive Web Design
13 9 (4.62%) TDD
13 9 (4.62%) Unit Testing
13 9 (4.62%) Web Design
14 8 (4.10%) Scrum-ban
Programming Languages
1 149 (76.41%) JavaScript
2 84 (43.08%) C#
3 52 (26.67%) PHP
4 50 (25.64%) SQL
5 36 (18.46%) Java
6 15 (7.69%) TypeScript
7 12 (6.15%) T-SQL
8 10 (5.13%) PL/SQL
9 9 (4.62%) VB.NET
10 8 (4.10%) VBA
11 7 (3.59%) Python
12 6 (3.08%) PHP 5
13 5 (2.56%) Perl
14 4 (2.05%) Java 8
14 4 (2.05%) XAML
15 3 (1.54%) Ruby
16 2 (1.03%) C
16 2 (1.03%) R
17 1 (0.51%) ES6
Qualifications
1 35 (17.95%) Degree
2 11 (5.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.03%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.05%) SLA
2 3 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 10 (5.13%) HDFS
2 3 (1.54%) Docker
3 2 (1.03%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 48 (24.62%) Oracle
2 38 (19.49%) Microsoft
3 19 (9.74%) Adobe
4 10 (5.13%) Alteryx
4 10 (5.13%) Tableau
5 8 (4.10%) Blue Prism
5 8 (4.10%) UiPath
6 2 (1.03%) Epicor
6 2 (1.03%) Google
6 2 (1.03%) Xamarin