Period
to 3 August 2020

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 3 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
England > Midlands
6 months to
3 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 15 15 13
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 -5
Permanent jobs citing CSS 589 1,309 1,879
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 11.34% 11.05% 13.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.41% 33.37% 36.31%
Number of salaries quoted 595 1,283 1,802
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,100 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,730 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 1,763 3,923 5,175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 33.96% 33.11% 36.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,497 3,330 4,375
Median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +5.26%

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 3 August 2020.

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 3 August 2020. 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 +3 363 £45,000 +12.50% 94
East Midlands 0 224 £42,500 +6.25% 83
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 3 August 2020, 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.

1 548 (93.04%) HTML
2 486 (82.51%) JavaScript
3 285 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
4 250 (42.44%) .NET
5 217 (36.84%) C#
6 199 (33.79%) jQuery
7 192 (32.60%) AngularJS
8 178 (30.22%) HTML5
9 177 (30.05%) MVC
10 169 (28.69%) ASP.NET
11 167 (28.35%) Git (software)
12 163 (27.67%) SQL
13 147 (24.96%) SQL Server
14 132 (22.41%) Front End Development
15 131 (22.24%) Web Development
16 128 (21.73%) React
17 118 (20.03%) Node.js
18 115 (19.52%) PHP
19 114 (19.35%) CSS3
20 105 (17.83%) Microsoft
21 101 (17.15%) .NET Framework
22 100 (16.98%) Azure
23 95 (16.13%) MySQL
24 94 (15.96%) Scrum
25 85 (14.43%) Sass
26 84 (14.26%) Vue.js
27 82 (13.92%) DevOps
27 82 (13.92%) TDD
28 80 (13.58%) User Experience
29 77 (13.07%) ASP.NET MVC

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 29 (4.92%) CMS
2 12 (2.04%) IIS
2 12 (2.04%) WordPress
3 10 (1.70%) SharePoint
4 9 (1.53%) Umbraco
5 8 (1.36%) Tomcat
6 7 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (1.02%) Apache
8 3 (0.51%) Anypoint
8 3 (0.51%) Confluence
8 3 (0.51%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.34%) Appian
9 2 (0.34%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.34%) FileNet
9 2 (0.34%) JBoss
9 2 (0.34%) nginx
9 2 (0.34%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.17%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.17%) DNN
10 1 (0.17%) Kentico
Applications
1 14 (2.38%) Photoshop
2 12 (2.04%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (1.36%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.68%) InVision
5 3 (0.51%) InDesign
5 3 (0.51%) UXPin
5 3 (0.51%) Zeplin
6 2 (0.34%) FileZilla
6 2 (0.34%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (0.34%) Sketch
7 1 (0.17%) Figma
Business Applications
1 23 (3.90%) Magento
2 11 (1.87%) Shopify
3 6 (1.02%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.68%) OpenCart
5 3 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.34%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.34%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.17%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 100 (16.98%) Azure
2 47 (7.98%) npm
3 36 (6.11%) AWS
4 22 (3.74%) Power Platform
5 15 (2.55%) SaaS
6 10 (1.70%) Serverless
7 8 (1.36%) AWS Lambda
8 7 (1.19%) GitHub
9 5 (0.85%) Yarn
10 4 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
10 4 (0.68%) PaaS
11 3 (0.51%) IBM Cloud
11 3 (0.51%) Power Automate
11 3 (0.51%) PowerApps
12 2 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 2 (0.34%) Amazon ECS
12 2 (0.34%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.34%) Office 365
13 1 (0.17%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.02%) Broadband
2 5 (0.85%) Internet
2 5 (0.85%) Intranet
3 4 (0.68%) Extranet
4 3 (0.51%) AMQP
4 3 (0.51%) Skype
5 2 (0.34%) FTP
6 1 (0.17%) PPP
6 1 (0.17%) SSH
6 1 (0.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (24.96%) SQL Server
2 95 (16.13%) MySQL
3 37 (6.28%) MongoDB
3 37 (6.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 35 (5.94%) Relational Database
5 23 (3.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 22 (3.74%) Power BI
7 21 (3.57%) Big Data
8 18 (3.06%) Data Lake
8 18 (3.06%) Snowflake Schema
8 18 (3.06%) SQL Server 2012
9 16 (2.72%) Redis
10 14 (2.38%) NoSQL
10 14 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (2.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 10 (1.70%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (1.53%) InterSystems Cache
14 7 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
16 4 (0.68%) GIS
Development Applications
1 167 (28.35%) Git (software)
2 46 (7.81%) webpack
3 39 (6.62%) Visual Studio
4 36 (6.11%) Selenium
5 30 (5.09%) Jenkins
6 23 (3.90%) gulp
7 20 (3.40%) JIRA
7 20 (3.40%) Subversion
7 20 (3.40%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (2.55%) NUnit
9 14 (2.38%) Cypress.io
9 14 (2.38%) SpecFlow
10 13 (2.21%) Mocha
11 12 (2.04%) Eclipse
11 12 (2.04%) IntelliJ
11 12 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 11 (1.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 11 (1.87%) Grunt
13 10 (1.70%) Jasmine
13 10 (1.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 58 (9.85%) Finance
2 24 (4.07%) Marketing
3 23 (3.90%) Law
4 22 (3.74%) Retail
5 12 (2.04%) Public Sector
6 6 (1.02%) Automotive
7 5 (0.85%) Digital Economy
7 5 (0.85%) Games
7 5 (0.85%) Legal
8 4 (0.68%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.34%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.34%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.17%) Advertising
10 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.17%) Billing
10 1 (0.17%) Electronics
10 1 (0.17%) Police
10 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 443 (75.21%) Developer
2 107 (18.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 86 (14.60%) Senior Developer
4 73 (12.39%) .NET Developer
5 67 (11.38%) Web Developer
6 55 (9.34%) PHP Developer
7 52 (8.83%) C# Developer
8 49 (8.32%) Software Developer
9 48 (8.15%) Full Stack Developer
10 42 (7.13%) JavaScript Developer
11 36 (6.11%) Lead Developer
12 26 (4.41%) UI Developer
13 25 (4.24%) C# .NET Developer
14 23 (3.90%) Software Engineer
15 21 (3.57%) C# Software Developer
16 20 (3.40%) Junior
17 19 (3.23%) Java Developer
18 18 (3.06%) Angular Developer
19 17 (2.89%) Junior Developer
20 16 (2.72%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 548 (93.04%) HTML
2 250 (42.44%) .NET
3 199 (33.79%) jQuery
4 192 (32.60%) AngularJS
5 178 (30.22%) HTML5
6 169 (28.69%) ASP.NET
7 128 (21.73%) React
8 118 (20.03%) Node.js
9 114 (19.35%) CSS3
10 101 (17.15%) .NET Framework
11 85 (14.43%) Sass
12 84 (14.26%) Vue.js
13 77 (13.07%) ASP.NET MVC
14 73 (12.39%) ASP.NET Web API
15 67 (11.38%) REST
16 48 (8.15%) Entity Framework
17 47 (7.98%) .NET Core
18 43 (7.30%) Web Services
19 42 (7.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 40 (6.79%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 80 (13.58%) User Experience
2 33 (5.60%) Greenfield Project
3 30 (5.09%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (4.24%) Mobile App
5 20 (3.40%) Self-Motivation
6 13 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.02%) Data Structures
8 5 (0.85%) Algorithms
9 4 (0.68%) Blog
9 4 (0.68%) Cloud Native
9 4 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (0.51%) iPad
10 3 (0.51%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.34%) Photography
11 2 (0.34%) Podcast
11 2 (0.34%) VLE
12 1 (0.17%) FMCG
12 1 (0.17%) LLPG
12 1 (0.17%) Smart Home
12 1 (0.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (5.09%) Linux
2 26 (4.41%) Windows
3 14 (2.38%) Apple iOS
4 13 (2.21%) Android
5 9 (1.53%) Unix
6 3 (0.51%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.17%) MVS
7 1 (0.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 285 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 177 (30.05%) MVC
3 132 (22.41%) Front End Development
4 131 (22.24%) Web Development
5 94 (15.96%) Scrum
6 82 (13.92%) DevOps
6 82 (13.92%) TDD
7 76 (12.90%) Software Engineering
8 66 (11.21%) Unit Testing
9 61 (10.36%) Test Automation
10 59 (10.02%) E-Commerce
11 43 (7.30%) Fintech
12 42 (7.13%) OO
13 40 (6.79%) User Stories
14 39 (6.62%) Problem-Solving
15 38 (6.45%) SOLID
16 37 (6.28%) Mentoring
17 32 (5.43%) Microservices
17 32 (5.43%) Responsive Web Design
18 31 (5.26%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 486 (82.51%) JavaScript
2 217 (36.84%) C#
3 163 (27.67%) SQL
4 115 (19.52%) PHP
5 67 (11.38%) ES6
6 56 (9.51%) Java
7 49 (8.32%) TypeScript
8 44 (7.47%) Python
9 43 (7.30%) T-SQL
10 18 (3.06%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 14 (2.38%) C++
12 13 (2.21%) VB.NET
13 11 (1.87%) Ruby
14 10 (1.70%) PL/SQL
15 6 (1.02%) PowerShell
16 5 (0.85%) Objective-C
17 4 (0.68%) PHP 7
17 4 (0.68%) Scala
18 3 (0.51%) PHP 5
18 3 (0.51%) Rust
Qualifications
1 41 (6.96%) Degree
2 14 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.02%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.51%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.17%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (6.45%) QA
2 18 (3.06%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.02%) GDPR
4 3 (0.51%) WCAG
5 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.17%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (4.58%) Docker
2 9 (1.53%) Squid
3 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (1.36%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.34%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.17%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (0.17%) MIIS
3 1 (0.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 105 (17.83%) Microsoft
2 15 (2.55%) Xamarin
3 13 (2.21%) Oracle
4 12 (2.04%) Adobe
5 9 (1.53%) Google
6 6 (1.02%) Atlassian
6 6 (1.02%) Telerik
7 4 (0.68%) Ariba
8 3 (0.51%) IBM
8 3 (0.51%) MuleSoft
8 3 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.51%) SAP
9 2 (0.34%) ESRI
9 2 (0.34%) HubSpot
9 2 (0.34%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.34%) Pega
9 2 (0.34%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.34%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.17%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 1 (0.17%) Zoho