Period
to 9 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 9 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
England > Midlands
6 months to
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 14 14 9
Rank change year-on-year 0 -5 +3
Permanent jobs citing CSS 1,260 1,505 2,446
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 11.26% 11.90% 16.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.93% 35.39% 40.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,160 1,285 2,238
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £23,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £61,250 £53,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,607 4,253 6,018
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 32.23% 33.63% 39.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3,169 3,429 5,145
Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +7.59% -1.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for CSS in the Midlands

CSS
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for CSS in the Midlands

CSS
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in the Midlands over the 6 months to 9 December 2019.

Salary histogram for CSS in the Midlands

CSS
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 9 December 2019. 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
West Midlands +1 688 £40,000 - 220
East Midlands +2 569 £40,000 - 202
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2019, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for CSS.

1 1,114 (88.41%) HTML
2 1,108 (87.94%) JavaScript
3 654 (51.90%) C#
4 625 (49.60%) .NET
5 546 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
6 460 (36.51%) ASP.NET
7 448 (35.56%) MVC
8 414 (32.86%) jQuery
9 378 (30.00%) AngularJS
10 365 (28.97%) Web Development
11 340 (26.98%) SQL
12 306 (24.29%) HTML5
13 300 (23.81%) SQL Server
14 265 (21.03%) PHP
15 239 (18.97%) Front End Development
16 236 (18.73%) Microsoft
17 232 (18.41%) MySQL
18 229 (18.17%) CSS3
19 226 (17.94%) Azure
20 220 (17.46%) React
21 215 (17.06%) Git (software)
22 193 (15.32%) User Experience
23 184 (14.60%) OO
24 182 (14.44%) .NET Framework
25 178 (14.13%) Node.js
26 176 (13.97%) ASP.NET MVC
27 170 (13.49%) Software Engineering
28 163 (12.94%) Web Services
29 148 (11.75%) Sass
30 146 (11.59%) Scrum

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 49 (3.89%) CMS
2 45 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 41 (3.25%) WordPress
4 21 (1.67%) IIS
5 16 (1.27%) Confluence
6 14 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
7 13 (1.03%) Umbraco
8 11 (0.87%) Drupal
9 10 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
10 9 (0.71%) JBoss
11 7 (0.56%) Apache
11 7 (0.56%) IBM Notes
12 5 (0.40%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.24%) GlassFish
13 3 (0.24%) nginx
13 3 (0.24%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.16%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.16%) Liferay
15 1 (0.079%) Joomla!
15 1 (0.079%) Moodle
Applications
1 43 (3.41%) Photoshop
2 40 (3.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 17 (1.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 17 (1.35%) Sketch
4 13 (1.03%) InVision
5 11 (0.87%) Microsoft Excel
5 11 (0.87%) Microsoft Office
6 10 (0.79%) Adobe XD
6 10 (0.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 9 (0.71%) Acrobat
8 8 (0.63%) Microsoft Project
8 8 (0.63%) MS Visio
9 5 (0.40%) Figma
9 5 (0.40%) Marvel
9 5 (0.40%) Zeplin
10 3 (0.24%) HipChat
10 3 (0.24%) InDesign
11 1 (0.079%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.079%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.079%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 13 (1.03%) Magento
2 8 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.40%) OpenCart
4 4 (0.32%) Shopify
5 3 (0.24%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.24%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.16%) Misys Midas
6 2 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 226 (17.94%) Azure
2 144 (11.43%) AWS
3 54 (4.29%) SaaS
4 31 (2.46%) npm
5 22 (1.75%) Office 365
5 22 (1.75%) Serverless
6 17 (1.35%) GitHub
7 10 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 10 (0.79%) Heroku
8 9 (0.71%) AWS Lambda
8 9 (0.71%) GCP
8 9 (0.71%) OpenShift
9 8 (0.63%) Google Analytics
10 7 (0.56%) Power Platform
11 6 (0.48%) Amazon S3
11 6 (0.48%) CloudFront
12 5 (0.40%) Slack
13 4 (0.32%) Sage Pay
14 3 (0.24%) Azure Functions
14 3 (0.24%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 45 (3.57%) Internet
2 10 (0.79%) DAB
3 9 (0.71%) HTTP
3 9 (0.71%) Intranet
4 8 (0.63%) TCP/IP
5 7 (0.56%) Remote Desktop
5 7 (0.56%) VPN
5 7 (0.56%) WebEx
6 6 (0.48%) SSH
7 3 (0.24%) Extranet
7 3 (0.24%) FTP
8 1 (0.079%) DSL
8 1 (0.079%) Firewall
8 1 (0.079%) LAN
8 1 (0.079%) Network Security
8 1 (0.079%) Skype
8 1 (0.079%) VoIP
8 1 (0.079%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 300 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 232 (18.41%) MySQL
3 51 (4.05%) MongoDB
4 49 (3.89%) Relational Database
5 47 (3.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 35 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 35 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 34 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
8 26 (2.06%) SQL Server 2014
9 19 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
10 18 (1.43%) NoSQL
11 16 (1.27%) RavenDB
12 13 (1.03%) Amazon Aurora
12 13 (1.03%) Redis
13 12 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (0.71%) Big Data
14 9 (0.71%) Couchbase
15 8 (0.63%) MariaDB
15 8 (0.63%) RDBMS
16 7 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 215 (17.06%) Git (software)
2 73 (5.79%) Visual Studio
3 58 (4.60%) JIRA
4 45 (3.57%) webpack
5 41 (3.25%) gulp
6 37 (2.94%) Jenkins
7 34 (2.70%) Selenium
8 33 (2.62%) Team Foundation Server
9 29 (2.30%) Subversion
10 28 (2.22%) Grunt
11 26 (2.06%) MSTest
11 26 (2.06%) Octopus Deploy
11 26 (2.06%) SoapUI
12 18 (1.43%) Maven
13 14 (1.11%) Jasmine
14 11 (0.87%) Gradle
15 10 (0.79%) Bitbucket
15 10 (0.79%) Cucumber
15 10 (0.79%) Mocha
15 10 (0.79%) Sinon.JS
General
1 102 (8.10%) Finance
2 65 (5.16%) Retail
3 37 (2.94%) Marketing
4 35 (2.78%) Games
5 33 (2.62%) Public Sector
6 28 (2.22%) Manufacturing
7 16 (1.27%) Telecoms
8 14 (1.11%) Automotive
9 7 (0.56%) Banking
10 5 (0.40%) Electronics
11 4 (0.32%) Local Government
12 3 (0.24%) Advertising
12 3 (0.24%) Legal
12 3 (0.24%) Police
12 3 (0.24%) Publishing
13 2 (0.16%) Digital Economy
13 2 (0.16%) Law
14 1 (0.079%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.079%) Back Office
14 1 (0.079%) Military
Job Titles
1 1,079 (85.63%) Developer
2 245 (19.44%) .NET Developer
3 189 (15.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 166 (13.17%) Software Developer
5 159 (12.62%) PHP Developer
6 150 (11.90%) Web Developer
7 148 (11.75%) C# Developer
7 148 (11.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 137 (10.87%) Senior Developer
9 100 (7.94%) Junior
10 97 (7.70%) Junior Developer
11 84 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
12 73 (5.79%) React Developer
13 67 (5.32%) Software Engineer
14 66 (5.24%) C# .NET Developer
15 59 (4.68%) Designer
16 48 (3.81%) .NET Software Developer
17 46 (3.65%) Applications Developer
17 46 (3.65%) Lead Developer
18 43 (3.41%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,114 (88.41%) HTML
2 625 (49.60%) .NET
3 460 (36.51%) ASP.NET
4 414 (32.86%) jQuery
5 378 (30.00%) AngularJS
6 306 (24.29%) HTML5
7 229 (18.17%) CSS3
8 220 (17.46%) React
9 182 (14.44%) .NET Framework
10 178 (14.13%) Node.js
11 176 (13.97%) ASP.NET MVC
12 163 (12.94%) Web Services
13 148 (11.75%) Sass
14 143 (11.35%) .NET Core
15 142 (11.27%) REST
16 140 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
17 138 (10.95%) RESTful
17 138 (10.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 123 (9.76%) Ajax
19 102 (8.10%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 193 (15.32%) User Experience
2 138 (10.95%) Greenfield Project
3 95 (7.54%) Mobile App
4 79 (6.27%) Self-Motivation
5 43 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
6 34 (2.70%) Virtual Team
7 28 (2.22%) Graphic Design
8 20 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
9 19 (1.51%) Data Structures
10 18 (1.43%) NHS
11 15 (1.19%) Management Information System
12 13 (1.03%) Algorithms
13 10 (0.79%) iSeries
14 9 (0.71%) AS400
14 9 (0.71%) Enterprise Cloud
15 7 (0.56%) Blackberry
15 7 (0.56%) Cloud Native
15 7 (0.56%) e-Learning
15 7 (0.56%) iPhone
15 7 (0.56%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 51 (4.05%) Linux
2 38 (3.02%) Windows
3 13 (1.03%) Android
4 12 (0.95%) Windows Server
5 10 (0.79%) Apple iOS
6 7 (0.56%) Windows 10
6 7 (0.56%) Windows 2000
6 7 (0.56%) Windows 7
6 7 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (0.56%) Windows Vista
6 7 (0.56%) Windows XP
7 5 (0.40%) Unix
8 2 (0.16%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.079%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.079%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 546 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 448 (35.56%) MVC
3 365 (28.97%) Web Development
4 239 (18.97%) Front End Development
5 184 (14.60%) OO
6 170 (13.49%) Software Engineering
7 146 (11.59%) Scrum
8 144 (11.43%) SDLC
9 134 (10.63%) DevOps
10 128 (10.16%) OOP
11 121 (9.60%) TDD
12 111 (8.81%) Problem-Solving
13 107 (8.49%) E-Commerce
14 96 (7.62%) Test Automation
15 89 (7.06%) Continuous Integration
16 79 (6.27%) Mentoring
17 78 (6.19%) Unit Testing
18 70 (5.56%) Microservices
19 62 (4.92%) Web Design
20 56 (4.44%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 1,108 (87.94%) JavaScript
2 654 (51.90%) C#
3 340 (26.98%) SQL
4 265 (21.03%) PHP
5 100 (7.94%) Java
6 90 (7.14%) T-SQL
7 78 (6.19%) ES6
8 69 (5.48%) TypeScript
9 62 (4.92%) VB.NET
10 55 (4.37%) Python
11 24 (1.90%) C++
11 24 (1.90%) ES7
12 18 (1.43%) Java 8
13 15 (1.19%) Ruby
14 12 (0.95%) Go
15 10 (0.79%) Elixir
16 9 (0.71%) C
16 9 (0.71%) Scala
17 8 (0.63%) PHP 7
18 7 (0.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 131 (10.40%) Degree
2 31 (2.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (1.75%) HND
4 17 (1.35%) MCP
5 13 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (0.71%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.32%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.32%) Sun Certification
8 3 (0.24%) ISEB
8 3 (0.24%) TOGAF Certification
9 1 (0.079%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (2.94%) QA
2 5 (0.40%) GDPR
2 5 (0.40%) PMO
3 2 (0.16%) SLA
System Software
1 83 (6.59%) Docker
2 7 (0.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.40%) Firmware
4 4 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.16%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (0.56%) Ansible
1 7 (0.56%) SCCM
2 5 (0.40%) Kubernetes
2 5 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.32%) logstash
3 4 (0.32%) Puppet
4 3 (0.24%) Kibana
5 2 (0.16%) Icinga
5 2 (0.16%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.079%) Terraform
Vendors
1 236 (18.73%) Microsoft
2 82 (6.51%) Adobe
3 32 (2.54%) Zend
4 28 (2.22%) Atlassian
5 27 (2.14%) Google
6 21 (1.67%) Oracle
7 20 (1.59%) IBM
8 19 (1.51%) Xamarin
9 11 (0.87%) Apple
10 7 (0.56%) Lotus
10 7 (0.56%) Spotify
11 5 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.32%) SAP
12 4 (0.32%) Splunk
12 4 (0.32%) Twitter
12 4 (0.32%) WooCommerce
13 3 (0.24%) Netlify
13 3 (0.24%) Software AG
14 2 (0.16%) Red Hat
14 2 (0.16%) Sun