Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
South East > Kent
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 11 13
Rank change year-on-year -4 +2 +3
Permanent jobs citing CSS 166 252 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 15.04% 18.21% 15.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.42% 41.86% 39.72%
Number of salaries quoted 146 217 289
Kent median annual salary £42,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.07% -2.67% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £53,375 £56,250 £50,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 512 602 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 46.38% 43.50% 40.13%
Number of salaries quoted 449 516 696
Kent median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £25,813
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +5.88%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Kent

CSS
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for CSS in Kent

CSS
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Kent over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for CSS in Kent

CSS
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Kent region over the 6 months to 14 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
Dartford +12 28 £40,000 +23.08% 4
Maidstone 0 24 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Westerham +1 17 £42,500 +13.33%
Tunbridge Wells -15 12 £38,750 -8.82% 4
Folkestone +15 9 £35,000 -17.65% 1
Tonbridge -8 7 £32,000 -14.67%
Swanley - 6 £35,000 -
Sevenoaks - 5 £37,500 - 2
Dover - 5 £27,500 - 1
West Malling -10 3 £26,000 -30.67% 2
Sittingbourne +14 1 £24,000 -43.53% 4
Chatham +3 1 £45,000 +11.80%
Canterbury -2 1 £29,000 -17.14% 6
Stansted - 1 £35,000 -
Gravesend - 1 £60,000 -
CSS
South East

For the 6 months to 14 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 Kent region with a requirement for CSS.

1 148 (89.16%) HTML
2 145 (87.35%) JavaScript
3 93 (56.02%) .NET
4 91 (54.82%) C#
5 77 (46.39%) Finance
6 75 (45.18%) MVC
7 60 (36.14%) HTML5
8 59 (35.54%) AngularJS
9 57 (34.34%) SQL
10 54 (32.53%) ASP.NET
11 50 (30.12%) jQuery
12 49 (29.52%) Git (software)
13 45 (27.11%) CSS3
14 42 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
15 35 (21.08%) SQL Server
16 34 (20.48%) MySQL
16 34 (20.48%) PHP
17 33 (19.88%) Windows
18 32 (19.28%) XML
19 29 (17.47%) .NET Framework
20 28 (16.87%) ASP.NET MVC
21 27 (16.27%) Scrum
22 25 (15.06%) TDD
22 25 (15.06%) T-SQL
23 23 (13.86%) ASP.NET Web API
24 22 (13.25%) WCF
24 22 (13.25%) Systems Analysis
24 22 (13.25%) WinForms
25 21 (12.65%) Java
25 21 (12.65%) React

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 10 (6.02%) IIS
2 9 (5.42%) Umbraco
3 8 (4.82%) WordPress
4 7 (4.22%) GlassFish
5 6 (3.61%) CMS
6 4 (2.41%) NServiceBus
7 2 (1.20%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.60%) Drupal
8 1 (0.60%) Joomla!
Applications
1 11 (6.63%) InVision
2 10 (6.02%) UXPin
3 8 (4.82%) Photoshop
4 6 (3.61%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (2.41%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (3.01%) Magento
2 4 (2.41%) Adobe Campaign
2 4 (2.41%) Shopify
3 2 (1.20%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.60%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.01%) GitHub
2 5 (3.01%) npm
3 4 (2.41%) Yarn
4 3 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.81%) SaaS
5 2 (1.20%) PaaS
6 1 (0.60%) AdWords
6 1 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.60%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.60%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.60%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.60%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (21.08%) SQL Server
2 34 (20.48%) MySQL
3 11 (6.63%) MongoDB
4 9 (5.42%) RavenDB
4 9 (5.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (5.42%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (3.01%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.81%) SSDT
7 1 (0.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.60%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.60%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 49 (29.52%) Git (software)
2 16 (9.64%) Subversion
2 16 (9.64%) Visual Studio
3 15 (9.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (6.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 10 (6.02%) Bitbucket
5 10 (6.02%) Jenkins
5 10 (6.02%) JIRA
6 7 (4.22%) NetBeans
7 6 (3.61%) webpack
8 5 (3.01%) Selenium
9 4 (2.41%) Babel
9 4 (2.41%) Log4Net
9 4 (2.41%) MSBuild
9 4 (2.41%) SpecFlow
10 2 (1.20%) Grunt
10 2 (1.20%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.60%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.60%) Fiddler
General
1 77 (46.39%) Finance
2 15 (9.04%) Marketing
3 2 (1.20%) Publishing
4 1 (0.60%) Banking
4 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.60%) Games
4 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.60%) Retail
4 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 136 (81.93%) Developer
2 74 (44.58%) .NET Developer
3 41 (24.70%) C# Developer
4 39 (23.49%) C# .NET Developer
5 30 (18.07%) ASP Developer
6 28 (16.87%) Full Stack Developer
7 27 (16.27%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 20 (12.05%) PHP Developer
9 18 (10.84%) Senior Developer
10 14 (8.43%) JavaScript Developer
10 14 (8.43%) Web Developer
11 12 (7.23%) Designer
12 11 (6.63%) Java Developer
12 11 (6.63%) MySQL Developer
12 11 (6.63%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 11 (6.63%) UX Designer
13 10 (6.02%) Senior .NET Developer
14 9 (5.42%) Analyst
14 9 (5.42%) Junior
14 9 (5.42%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (89.16%) HTML
2 93 (56.02%) .NET
3 60 (36.14%) HTML5
4 59 (35.54%) AngularJS
5 54 (32.53%) ASP.NET
6 50 (30.12%) jQuery
7 45 (27.11%) CSS3
8 32 (19.28%) XML
9 29 (17.47%) .NET Framework
10 28 (16.87%) ASP.NET MVC
11 23 (13.86%) ASP.NET Web API
12 22 (13.25%) WCF
12 22 (13.25%) WinForms
13 21 (12.65%) React
14 20 (12.05%) Web Services
15 18 (10.84%) Entity Framework
16 17 (10.24%) JSON
17 14 (8.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 13 (7.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 13 (7.83%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.64%) User Experience
2 12 (7.23%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.41%) Fintech
4 3 (1.81%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.20%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.20%) Social Media
5 2 (1.20%) W3C
6 1 (0.60%) BBC
6 1 (0.60%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.60%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.60%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.60%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 33 (19.88%) Windows
2 8 (4.82%) Linux
3 3 (1.81%) Android
3 3 (1.81%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (45.18%) MVC
2 42 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (16.27%) Scrum
4 25 (15.06%) TDD
5 22 (13.25%) Systems Analysis
6 15 (9.04%) Web Development
7 14 (8.43%) E-Commerce
7 14 (8.43%) Wireframes
8 13 (7.83%) Responsive Web Design
8 13 (7.83%) SOLID
9 11 (6.63%) Mobile First
10 10 (6.02%) OOP
11 9 (5.42%) API Design
11 9 (5.42%) API Development
11 9 (5.42%) Web Application Development
12 8 (4.82%) Digital Marketing
12 8 (4.82%) Front End Development
12 8 (4.82%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (4.82%) SEO
13 7 (4.22%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 145 (87.35%) JavaScript
2 91 (54.82%) C#
3 57 (34.34%) SQL
4 34 (20.48%) PHP
5 25 (15.06%) T-SQL
6 21 (12.65%) Java
7 15 (9.04%) VB.NET
8 7 (4.22%) Java 8
9 6 (3.61%) ES6
10 3 (1.81%) VB
11 2 (1.20%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.20%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.20%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.20%) VBScript
12 1 (0.60%) C++
12 1 (0.60%) Go
12 1 (0.60%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.60%) Perl
12 1 (0.60%) Python
12 1 (0.60%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (9.64%) Degree
2 12 (7.23%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.41%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.60%) Docker
Vendors
1 15 (9.04%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.42%) MuleSoft
3 6 (3.61%) Google
4 4 (2.41%) Adobe
4 4 (2.41%) Compaq
5 3 (1.81%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.60%) Facebook