Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 12 11
Rank change year-on-year -5 -1 +8
Permanent jobs citing CSS 167 290 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 11.62% 14.70% 15.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.33% 38.82% 40.07%
Number of salaries quoted 138 258 317
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,588 £27,500 £22,300
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,125 £65,000
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 501 747 831
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 34.86% 37.86% 39.72%
Number of salaries quoted 417 614 677
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,825 £22,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +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 21 June 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 21 June 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 -15 36 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Chelmsford -4 31 £37,500 -6.25% 10
Basildon -6 20 £40,000 -27.27% 3
Southend-on-Sea -3 13 £32,750 -18.13% 3
Harlow -5 13 £51,250 +2.50% 1
Loughton +1 10 £43,750 -12.50% 1
Wickford -8 5 £25,000 -26.47%
Rayleigh - 2 £37,500 - 1
Grays - 2 £55,000 -
Braintree +4 1 £18,000 -57.65%
Witham -6 1 £25,000 -31.03%
Brentwood -8 1 - -
Epping - 1 £45,000 -
Thurrock - 1 £37,500 -
CSS
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 June 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.

1 159 (95.21%) HTML
2 137 (82.04%) JavaScript
3 80 (47.90%) jQuery
4 75 (44.91%) .NET
5 71 (42.51%) C#
6 70 (41.92%) Web Development
7 67 (40.12%) AngularJS
8 65 (38.92%) MVC
9 61 (36.53%) ASP.NET
10 59 (35.33%) SQL
11 57 (34.13%) SQL Server
12 49 (29.34%) Agile Software Development
13 48 (28.74%) HTML5
14 44 (26.35%) CSS3
15 41 (24.55%) Ajax
15 41 (24.55%) Java
16 40 (23.95%) Front End Development
17 39 (23.35%) PHP
17 39 (23.35%) MySQL
18 38 (22.75%) Relational Database
19 36 (21.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 35 (20.96%) Degree
20 35 (20.96%) E-Commerce
21 31 (18.56%) Oracle
22 30 (17.96%) ASP.NET Web API
23 29 (17.37%) Java EE
23 29 (17.37%) Computer Science
23 29 (17.37%) Git (software)
24 28 (16.77%) Spring
24 28 (16.77%) OO

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 (10.18%) Drupal
1 17 (10.18%) JBoss
2 12 (7.19%) Apache
2 12 (7.19%) WebSphere
3 11 (6.59%) CMS
3 11 (6.59%) Tomcat
4 10 (5.99%) WordPress
5 8 (4.79%) WebLogic
6 5 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (2.99%) Joomla!
7 4 (2.40%) Apache Geronimo
7 4 (2.40%) Apache Pig
7 4 (2.40%) Apache Spark
7 4 (2.40%) GlassFish
7 4 (2.40%) Zope
8 3 (1.80%) IIS
8 3 (1.80%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.20%) WildFly
10 1 (0.60%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (8.98%) Photoshop
2 8 (4.79%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (2.40%) InDesign
3 4 (2.40%) Weka
4 2 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.59%) Movex
2 3 (1.80%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.60%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (4.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.99%) GitHub
3 1 (0.60%) G Suite
3 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.60%) IaaS
3 1 (0.60%) npm
3 1 (0.60%) PaaS
3 1 (0.60%) SaaS
3 1 (0.60%) Serverless
3 1 (0.60%) Veeva
3 1 (0.60%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.19%) HTTP
2 3 (1.80%) SMS
3 1 (0.60%) FTP
3 1 (0.60%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (34.13%) SQL Server
2 39 (23.35%) MySQL
3 38 (22.75%) Relational Database
4 18 (10.78%) Oracle Database
5 8 (4.79%) RDBMS
6 7 (4.19%) NoSQL
6 7 (4.19%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (3.59%) Big Data
8 5 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (2.40%) Apache Hive
9 4 (2.40%) CouchDB
9 4 (2.40%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.40%) Mahout
9 4 (2.40%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.40%) Neo4j
9 4 (2.40%) Sqoop
10 3 (1.80%) Data Mining
10 3 (1.80%) OLAP
10 3 (1.80%) Oracle OLAP
11 2 (1.20%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 29 (17.37%) Git (software)
2 14 (8.38%) JIRA
3 11 (6.59%) gulp
4 10 (5.99%) Visual Studio
5 7 (4.19%) Grunt
6 5 (2.99%) Ant
6 5 (2.99%) Gradle
6 5 (2.99%) Maven
6 5 (2.99%) webpack
7 4 (2.40%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (1.80%) Selenium
9 2 (1.20%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.20%) Subversion
9 2 (1.20%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.60%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.60%) FishEye
10 1 (0.60%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.60%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.60%) MSTest
General
1 16 (9.58%) Finance
2 15 (8.98%) Automotive
3 12 (7.19%) Advertising
4 10 (5.99%) Manufacturing
5 7 (4.19%) Legal
6 6 (3.59%) Marketing
7 5 (2.99%) Retail
8 3 (1.80%) Banking
8 3 (1.80%) Games
9 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.60%) Local Government
9 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 157 (94.01%) Developer
2 50 (29.94%) Web Developer
3 38 (22.75%) .NET Developer
4 37 (22.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 29 (17.37%) Java Developer
6 28 (16.77%) C# Developer
7 25 (14.97%) JavaScript Developer
8 23 (13.77%) C# .NET Developer
9 20 (11.98%) ASP.NET Developer
9 20 (11.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 16 (9.58%) Lead Developer
11 15 (8.98%) C# Web Developer
11 15 (8.98%) HTML CSS Developer
11 15 (8.98%) HTML Developer
11 15 (8.98%) Senior Developer
12 14 (8.38%) .NET Web Developer
12 14 (8.38%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 14 (8.38%) Software Developer
13 13 (7.78%) MySQL Developer
14 11 (6.59%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (95.21%) HTML
2 80 (47.90%) jQuery
3 75 (44.91%) .NET
4 67 (40.12%) AngularJS
5 61 (36.53%) ASP.NET
6 48 (28.74%) HTML5
7 44 (26.35%) CSS3
8 41 (24.55%) Ajax
9 36 (21.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 30 (17.96%) ASP.NET Web API
11 29 (17.37%) Java EE
12 28 (16.77%) Spring
13 24 (14.37%) React
13 24 (14.37%) Sass
13 24 (14.37%) Web Services
14 23 (13.77%) JSON
14 23 (13.77%) XML
15 22 (13.17%) ASP.NET MVC
16 21 (12.57%) SOAP
17 19 (11.38%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 29 (17.37%) Computer Science
2 21 (12.57%) User Experience
3 12 (7.19%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (6.59%) Life Science
5 10 (5.99%) Virtual Team
6 5 (2.99%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.40%) Freedom of Information
7 4 (2.40%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.80%) Digital TV
9 2 (1.20%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.20%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.20%) Fintech
9 2 (1.20%) Graphic Design
9 2 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.60%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.78%) Linux
2 8 (4.79%) Android
2 8 (4.79%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.80%) Windows
4 2 (1.20%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.60%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (41.92%) Web Development
2 65 (38.92%) MVC
3 49 (29.34%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (23.95%) Front End Development
5 35 (20.96%) E-Commerce
6 28 (16.77%) OO
7 22 (13.17%) OOP
8 19 (11.38%) Responsive Web Design
9 13 (7.78%) SDLC
10 12 (7.19%) SEO
10 12 (7.19%) TDD
10 12 (7.19%) Web Design
11 10 (5.99%) Kanban
11 10 (5.99%) Mobile Development
11 10 (5.99%) Software Engineering
12 8 (4.79%) Customer Requirements
12 8 (4.79%) Open Source
12 8 (4.79%) Problem-Solving
13 7 (4.19%) Analytics
13 7 (4.19%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 137 (82.04%) JavaScript
2 71 (42.51%) C#
3 59 (35.33%) SQL
4 41 (24.55%) Java
5 39 (23.35%) PHP
6 14 (8.38%) PL/SQL
6 14 (8.38%) T-SQL
7 9 (5.39%) Python
8 7 (4.19%) Java 8
9 6 (3.59%) Apple Swift
9 6 (3.59%) VB.NET
9 6 (3.59%) XAML
10 5 (2.99%) Perl
11 4 (2.40%) ES6
12 2 (1.20%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.20%) VB
13 1 (0.60%) ABAP
13 1 (0.60%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.60%) C
13 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (20.96%) Degree
2 11 (6.59%) 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%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.40%) HDFS
2 2 (1.20%) Docker
3 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 31 (18.56%) Oracle
2 20 (11.98%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.79%) Xamarin
4 6 (3.59%) Adobe
4 6 (3.59%) Tableau
5 4 (2.40%) Alteryx
6 3 (1.80%) SAP
7 2 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.60%) Actuate
8 1 (0.60%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.60%) Cisco
8 1 (0.60%) Cognos
8 1 (0.60%) Google
8 1 (0.60%) New Relic