Period
to 16 January 2021

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 16 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
England > Midlands
6 months to
16 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 12 13 15
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 -5
Permanent jobs citing CSS 679 1,224 1,419
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 12.58% 11.64% 11.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.98% 35.86% 35.05%
Number of salaries quoted 697 1,228 1,296
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 2,059 3,413 4,049
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 38.14% 32.46% 33.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,727 3,028 3,206
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,359 £68,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for CSS in the Midlands

CSS
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CSS in the Midlands.

Salary trend for CSS in the Midlands

CSS
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing CSS in the Midlands over the 6 months to 16 January 2021.

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 16 January 2021. 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 0 399 £42,500 - 134
East Midlands -1 278 £45,000 +12.50% 97
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2021, 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.

1 649 (95.58%) HTML
2 588 (86.60%) JavaScript
3 285 (41.97%) .NET
4 252 (37.11%) C#
5 246 (36.23%) SQL
6 234 (34.46%) Agile Software Development
7 213 (31.37%) PHP
8 205 (30.19%) AngularJS
9 197 (29.01%) HTML5
10 183 (26.95%) jQuery
11 175 (25.77%) MVC
12 160 (23.56%) Git (software)
13 159 (23.42%) SQL Server
14 158 (23.27%) Web Development
15 153 (22.53%) CSS3
15 153 (22.53%) React
16 139 (20.47%) Front End Development
17 138 (20.32%) MySQL
18 136 (20.03%) User Experience
19 132 (19.44%) Azure
20 121 (17.82%) ASP.NET
21 117 (17.23%) REST
22 115 (16.94%) Sass
23 110 (16.20%) Microsoft
24 104 (15.32%) DevOps
25 93 (13.70%) Web Services
26 89 (13.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 86 (12.67%) E-Commerce
28 81 (11.93%) Node.js
29 78 (11.49%) .NET Framework

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 (7.22%) CMS
2 47 (6.92%) WordPress
3 23 (3.39%) IIS
4 22 (3.24%) Drupal
5 18 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (1.18%) Umbraco
7 7 (1.03%) Confluence
8 6 (0.88%) SharePoint
9 4 (0.59%) IBM Notes
9 4 (0.59%) nginx
10 3 (0.44%) Apache
11 1 (0.15%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.15%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (3.09%) Photoshop
2 11 (1.62%) InVision
2 11 (1.62%) Sketch
3 10 (1.47%) Figma
4 9 (1.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (1.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 8 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 4 (0.59%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.44%) Adobe XD
9 1 (0.15%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 52 (7.66%) Magento
2 13 (1.91%) Shopify
3 11 (1.62%) OpenCart
3 11 (1.62%) Payment Gateway
4 6 (0.88%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 4 (0.59%) Bond Adapt
5 4 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.15%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 132 (19.44%) Azure
2 46 (6.77%) AWS
3 37 (5.45%) npm
4 31 (4.57%) SaaS
5 16 (2.36%) GitHub
6 10 (1.47%) Force.com
6 10 (1.47%) Power Platform
7 7 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (1.03%) Dynamics 365
7 7 (1.03%) Power Automate
8 6 (0.88%) GCP
8 6 (0.88%) Google Analytics
8 6 (0.88%) Office 365
9 5 (0.74%) Serverless
10 4 (0.59%) PowerApps
11 3 (0.44%) Yarn
12 1 (0.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 1 (0.15%) Boomi
12 1 (0.15%) iPaaS
12 1 (0.15%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.18%) HTTP
2 3 (0.44%) DNS
2 3 (0.44%) Internet
2 3 (0.44%) Intranet
2 3 (0.44%) SSH
3 1 (0.15%) Firewall
3 1 (0.15%) FTP
3 1 (0.15%) SMTP
3 1 (0.15%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.15%) VLAN
3 1 (0.15%) VoIP
3 1 (0.15%) VPN
3 1 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (23.42%) SQL Server
2 138 (20.32%) MySQL
3 42 (6.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 34 (5.01%) MongoDB
5 31 (4.57%) PostgreSQL
6 23 (3.39%) Relational Database
7 17 (2.50%) Redis
8 15 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (2.06%) NoSQL
10 10 (1.47%) Cosmos DB
11 8 (1.18%) Azure SQL Database
11 8 (1.18%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
13 5 (0.74%) GIS
13 5 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
15 3 (0.44%) Hadoop
15 3 (0.44%) HBase
15 3 (0.44%) SQLite
16 2 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 160 (23.56%) Git (software)
2 36 (5.30%) JIRA
3 34 (5.01%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (3.98%) gulp
4 27 (3.98%) Visual Studio
5 19 (2.80%) jspm
6 17 (2.50%) Grunt
6 17 (2.50%) webpack
7 15 (2.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 12 (1.77%) Moq
8 12 (1.77%) MSTest
8 12 (1.77%) NUnit
8 12 (1.77%) TeamCity
9 10 (1.47%) Visual Studio Code
10 9 (1.33%) Gradle
11 8 (1.18%) Octopus Deploy
11 8 (1.18%) Visual Studio Team System
12 7 (1.03%) Jenkins
12 7 (1.03%) Karma Test Runner
12 7 (1.03%) Subversion
General
1 46 (6.77%) Finance
2 42 (6.19%) Marketing
3 29 (4.27%) Retail
4 22 (3.24%) Public Sector
5 21 (3.09%) Games
6 13 (1.91%) Back Office
6 13 (1.91%) Law
7 12 (1.77%) Multimedia
8 9 (1.33%) Automotive
8 9 (1.33%) Telecoms
9 6 (0.88%) Advertising
9 6 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.74%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.59%) Digital Economy
11 4 (0.59%) Front Office
12 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.15%) Billing
12 1 (0.15%) Electronics
12 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 593 (87.33%) Developer
2 111 (16.35%) PHP Developer
3 104 (15.32%) Full Stack Developer
4 103 (15.17%) Senior Developer
5 101 (14.87%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 95 (13.99%) Web Developer
7 86 (12.67%) C# Developer
8 81 (11.93%) Software Developer
9 80 (11.78%) .NET Developer
10 56 (8.25%) C# .NET Developer
11 41 (6.04%) C# Software Developer
12 40 (5.89%) Angular Developer
13 37 (5.45%) Junior
14 35 (5.15%) Junior Developer
15 34 (5.01%) .NET Software Developer
15 34 (5.01%) React Developer
16 30 (4.42%) Lead Developer
17 29 (4.27%) Senior C# Developer
18 28 (4.12%) Magento Developer
19 27 (3.98%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 649 (95.58%) HTML
2 285 (41.97%) .NET
3 205 (30.19%) AngularJS
4 197 (29.01%) HTML5
5 183 (26.95%) jQuery
6 153 (22.53%) CSS3
6 153 (22.53%) React
7 121 (17.82%) ASP.NET
8 117 (17.23%) REST
9 115 (16.94%) Sass
10 93 (13.70%) Web Services
11 89 (13.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 81 (11.93%) Node.js
13 78 (11.49%) .NET Framework
14 72 (10.60%) .NET Core
14 72 (10.60%) ASP.NET Web API
15 61 (8.98%) Vue.js
16 60 (8.84%) Entity Framework
16 60 (8.84%) JSON
17 53 (7.81%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 136 (20.03%) User Experience
2 40 (5.89%) Mobile App
3 27 (3.98%) Greenfield Project
4 23 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (1.33%) Virtual Team
7 8 (1.18%) Graphic Design
8 7 (1.03%) Blog
9 5 (0.74%) Management Information System
9 5 (0.74%) N-Tier
10 4 (0.59%) PlayStation
11 3 (0.44%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.44%) Podcast
11 3 (0.44%) Social Media
12 2 (0.29%) EPoS
12 2 (0.29%) Linux Command Line
12 2 (0.29%) W3C
13 1 (0.15%) Cybercrime
13 1 (0.15%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 44 (6.48%) Linux
2 33 (4.86%) Windows
3 12 (1.77%) Android
3 12 (1.77%) Apple iOS
4 9 (1.33%) Windows Server
5 5 (0.74%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.59%) Unix
7 3 (0.44%) Solaris
7 3 (0.44%) Windows Server 2016
8 2 (0.29%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.15%) AIX
9 1 (0.15%) Debian
9 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (34.46%) Agile Software Development
2 175 (25.77%) MVC
3 158 (23.27%) Web Development
4 139 (20.47%) Front End Development
5 104 (15.32%) DevOps
6 86 (12.67%) E-Commerce
7 74 (10.90%) TDD
8 67 (9.87%) Microservices
9 57 (8.39%) OO
10 53 (7.81%) SDLC
11 48 (7.07%) Scrum
12 45 (6.63%) Software Engineering
13 39 (5.74%) Collaborative Working
14 35 (5.15%) Web Design
15 34 (5.01%) Analytics
15 34 (5.01%) UML
16 32 (4.71%) Problem-Solving
16 32 (4.71%) SOLID
16 32 (4.71%) Unit Testing
17 30 (4.42%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 588 (86.60%) JavaScript
2 252 (37.11%) C#
3 246 (36.23%) SQL
4 213 (31.37%) PHP
5 77 (11.34%) T-SQL
6 75 (11.05%) TypeScript
7 51 (7.51%) Java
8 39 (5.74%) ES6
9 34 (5.01%) Python
10 28 (4.12%) PowerShell
11 18 (2.65%) PL/SQL
12 15 (2.21%) Ruby
13 14 (2.06%) VB.NET
14 9 (1.33%) VB
15 6 (0.88%) C
16 5 (0.74%) C++
17 4 (0.59%) Perl
17 4 (0.59%) PHP 5
17 4 (0.59%) VB6
18 3 (0.44%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 32 (4.71%) Security Cleared
2 31 (4.57%) Degree
2 31 (4.57%) SC Cleared
3 6 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.15%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.06%) QA
2 3 (0.44%) GDPR
3 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (4.71%) Docker
2 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.15%) Varnish
2 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (2.95%) Kubernetes
2 13 (1.91%) Terraform
3 10 (1.47%) MIIS
3 10 (1.47%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (0.44%) Ansible
5 1 (0.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 110 (16.20%) Microsoft
2 24 (3.53%) Adobe
3 22 (3.24%) Oracle
4 14 (2.06%) Google
5 12 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (1.18%) Xamarin
7 7 (1.03%) Ariba
8 6 (0.88%) ServiceNow
8 6 (0.88%) Telerik
9 5 (0.74%) HubSpot
10 4 (0.59%) IBM
10 4 (0.59%) Intel
10 4 (0.59%) Lotus
10 4 (0.59%) Zend
11 3 (0.44%) Apple
11 3 (0.44%) Solace
12 2 (0.29%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.29%) Sitecore
13 1 (0.15%) Nimsoft
13 1 (0.15%) Pega