Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
England > Midlands
6 months to
20 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 12 13 15
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 -3
Permanent jobs citing CSS 893 1,011 1,431
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 11.66% 11.29% 11.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.29% 34.46% 34.65%
Number of salaries quoted 767 902 1,177
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
25th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £28,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,000 £42,500 £39,500
Median % change year-on-year +1.18% +7.59% +5.33%
75th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 2,604 2,934 4,130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 34.00% 32.75% 34.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2,223 2,592 3,280
10th Percentile £31,137 £27,500 £26,725
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
75th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £53,813
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +2.80% +7.00%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +3 540 £45,000 +5.88% 177
East Midlands 0 350 £40,000 -5.88% 119
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 845 (94.62%) HTML
2 780 (87.35%) JavaScript
3 382 (42.78%) .NET
4 364 (40.76%) SQL
5 360 (40.31%) C#
6 308 (34.49%) Agile Software Development
7 290 (32.47%) PHP
8 264 (29.56%) AngularJS
9 252 (28.22%) React
10 241 (26.99%) HTML5
11 216 (24.19%) MVC
12 210 (23.52%) jQuery
13 199 (22.28%) SQL Server
14 198 (22.17%) Web Development
15 190 (21.28%) CSS3
16 189 (21.16%) Front End Development
17 179 (20.04%) ASP.NET
18 176 (19.71%) Microsoft
19 170 (19.04%) Azure
20 163 (18.25%) Git (software)
21 155 (17.36%) MySQL
22 133 (14.89%) User Experience
23 124 (13.89%) E-Commerce
24 118 (13.21%) .NET Core
25 115 (12.88%) Vue.js
26 114 (12.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 110 (12.32%) DevOps
27 110 (12.32%) REST
28 107 (11.98%) Sass
29 104 (11.65%) Web Services

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 48 (5.38%) CMS
2 27 (3.02%) WordPress
3 18 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (1.79%) Confluence
5 12 (1.34%) IIS
6 11 (1.23%) Umbraco
7 10 (1.12%) SharePoint
8 8 (0.90%) Apache
9 5 (0.56%) Drupal
9 5 (0.56%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.45%) IBM Notes
10 4 (0.45%) nginx
10 4 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.22%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.22%) JBoss
12 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (2.13%) Photoshop
2 16 (1.79%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (0.45%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.34%) Adobe XD
6 3 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.34%) RoboHelp
7 2 (0.22%) Maya
7 2 (0.22%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.11%) Figma
8 1 (0.11%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.11%) InDesign
8 1 (0.11%) InVision
Business Applications
1 44 (4.93%) Magento
2 19 (2.13%) Payment Gateway
3 16 (1.79%) Shopify
4 7 (0.78%) OpenCart
5 4 (0.45%) Bond Adapt
5 4 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.11%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 170 (19.04%) Azure
2 65 (7.28%) AWS
3 50 (5.60%) SaaS
4 29 (3.25%) npm
5 24 (2.69%) GitHub
6 20 (2.24%) Power Platform
7 15 (1.68%) Azure Key Vault
7 15 (1.68%) Microsoft 365
8 13 (1.46%) Dynamics 365
8 13 (1.46%) Serverless
9 12 (1.34%) PowerApps
10 11 (1.23%) AWS Lambda
10 11 (1.23%) Azure Service Bus
11 10 (1.12%) GCP
12 9 (1.01%) Power Automate
13 8 (0.90%) Azure Logic Apps
13 8 (0.90%) Force.com
14 7 (0.78%) Google Analytics
15 6 (0.67%) Amazon Cognito
15 6 (0.67%) Azure Cosmos DB
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.68%) HTTP
2 14 (1.57%) SSH
3 11 (1.23%) DNS
4 9 (1.01%) Internet
5 7 (0.78%) FTP
5 7 (0.78%) SMTP
6 6 (0.67%) Intranet
6 6 (0.67%) Skype
7 4 (0.45%) Firewall
7 4 (0.45%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.34%) Broadband
9 2 (0.22%) SSL
10 1 (0.11%) DAB
10 1 (0.11%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.11%) VLAN
10 1 (0.11%) VoIP
10 1 (0.11%) VPN
10 1 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (22.28%) SQL Server
2 155 (17.36%) MySQL
3 34 (3.81%) MongoDB
4 32 (3.58%) PostgreSQL
5 31 (3.47%) NoSQL
6 21 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 19 (2.13%) Relational Database
8 12 (1.34%) Power BI
8 12 (1.34%) Redis
9 10 (1.12%) SQL Server 2016
10 8 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (0.67%) SQLite
13 5 (0.56%) MS Access
13 5 (0.56%) RDBMS
13 5 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (0.45%) OLAP
14 4 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
15 3 (0.34%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 163 (18.25%) Git (software)
2 41 (4.59%) JIRA
3 39 (4.37%) Visual Studio
4 21 (2.35%) Jenkins
5 18 (2.02%) webpack
6 17 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 15 (1.68%) gulp
8 13 (1.46%) Visual Studio Team System
9 11 (1.23%) git-flow
9 11 (1.23%) Gradle
9 11 (1.23%) NUnit
9 11 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 10 (1.12%) Grunt
11 9 (1.01%) Maven
12 8 (0.90%) GitLab
12 8 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
12 8 (0.90%) SpecFlow
12 8 (0.90%) Subversion
12 8 (0.90%) Visual Studio Code
13 7 (0.78%) PHPUnit
General
1 44 (4.93%) Retail
2 39 (4.37%) Finance
3 37 (4.14%) Marketing
4 33 (3.70%) Multimedia
5 30 (3.36%) Games
6 20 (2.24%) Law
6 20 (2.24%) Manufacturing
7 16 (1.79%) Telecoms
8 15 (1.68%) Back Office
9 14 (1.57%) Automotive
10 9 (1.01%) Advertising
11 8 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (0.90%) Public Sector
12 5 (0.56%) Digital Economy
13 4 (0.45%) Front Office
14 2 (0.22%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 776 (86.90%) Developer
2 149 (16.69%) Senior Developer
3 140 (15.68%) PHP Developer
4 128 (14.33%) Full Stack Developer
5 120 (13.44%) .NET Developer
5 120 (13.44%) Web Developer
6 117 (13.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 115 (12.88%) C# Developer
8 104 (11.65%) Software Developer
9 90 (10.08%) C# .NET Developer
10 68 (7.61%) React Developer
11 49 (5.49%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 48 (5.38%) .NET Software Developer
13 46 (5.15%) SQL Developer
14 45 (5.04%) Senior C# Developer
15 43 (4.82%) Angular Developer
16 42 (4.70%) Junior
17 41 (4.59%) JavaScript Developer
18 40 (4.48%) C# Software Developer
18 40 (4.48%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 845 (94.62%) HTML
2 382 (42.78%) .NET
3 264 (29.56%) AngularJS
4 252 (28.22%) React
5 241 (26.99%) HTML5
6 210 (23.52%) jQuery
7 190 (21.28%) CSS3
8 179 (20.04%) ASP.NET
9 118 (13.21%) .NET Core
10 115 (12.88%) Vue.js
11 114 (12.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 110 (12.32%) REST
13 107 (11.98%) Sass
14 104 (11.65%) Web Services
15 98 (10.97%) .NET Framework
16 97 (10.86%) Node.js
17 93 (10.41%) Laravel
18 69 (7.73%) ASP.NET Web API
19 66 (7.39%) Entity Framework
19 66 (7.39%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 133 (14.89%) User Experience
2 62 (6.94%) Greenfield Project
3 42 (4.70%) Mobile App
4 36 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (3.58%) Self-Motivation
6 15 (1.68%) Graphic Design
7 13 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (1.23%) N-Tier
8 11 (1.23%) Virtual Team
9 10 (1.12%) Data Structures
10 8 (0.90%) Linux Command Line
11 6 (0.67%) Blog
12 4 (0.45%) AS400
12 4 (0.45%) Photography
12 4 (0.45%) Wiki
13 3 (0.34%) Animation
13 3 (0.34%) Podcast
14 2 (0.22%) iPad
14 2 (0.22%) Social Media
14 2 (0.22%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 57 (6.38%) Linux
2 22 (2.46%) Windows
3 18 (2.02%) Apple iOS
4 16 (1.79%) Android
5 7 (0.78%) Windows Server
6 6 (0.67%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.34%) Windows Server 2016
8 2 (0.22%) CentOS
8 2 (0.22%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.22%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.11%) Alpine Linux
9 1 (0.11%) Debian
9 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (34.49%) Agile Software Development
2 216 (24.19%) MVC
3 198 (22.17%) Web Development
4 189 (21.16%) Front End Development
5 124 (13.89%) E-Commerce
6 110 (12.32%) DevOps
7 92 (10.30%) TDD
8 91 (10.19%) SDLC
9 76 (8.51%) OO
10 73 (8.17%) Microservices
11 71 (7.95%) Scrum
12 60 (6.72%) Problem-Solving
13 47 (5.26%) Software Engineering
14 41 (4.59%) Unit Testing
15 40 (4.48%) OOP
16 37 (4.14%) Analytics
17 35 (3.92%) Fintech
18 34 (3.81%) Mentoring
19 33 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
20 32 (3.58%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 780 (87.35%) JavaScript
2 364 (40.76%) SQL
3 360 (40.31%) C#
4 290 (32.47%) PHP
5 98 (10.97%) Java
6 93 (10.41%) TypeScript
7 85 (9.52%) Python
8 83 (9.29%) T-SQL
9 49 (5.49%) ES6
10 38 (4.26%) Ruby
11 25 (2.80%) VB.NET
12 18 (2.02%) PowerShell
13 13 (1.46%) PHP 7
14 10 (1.12%) C
14 10 (1.12%) VB
15 8 (0.90%) Java 8
16 7 (0.78%) PL/SQL
16 7 (0.78%) VB6
17 6 (0.67%) Go
17 6 (0.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (3.58%) Degree
2 22 (2.46%) SC Cleared
2 22 (2.46%) Security Cleared
3 15 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (0.90%) CIW
4 8 (0.90%) OCA
4 8 (0.90%) OCP
4 8 (0.90%) Oracle Certification
5 6 (0.67%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.11%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.11%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (1.79%) QA
2 5 (0.56%) GDPR
3 4 (0.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 49 (5.49%) Docker
2 6 (0.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.22%) Varnish
5 1 (0.11%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (2.80%) Kubernetes
2 9 (1.01%) MIIS
3 7 (0.78%) Single Sign-On
3 7 (0.78%) Terraform
4 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 176 (19.71%) Microsoft
2 34 (3.81%) Adobe
3 21 (2.35%) Zend
4 20 (2.24%) Oracle
5 18 (2.02%) Google
6 13 (1.46%) Xamarin
7 10 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (1.01%) Telerik
9 8 (0.90%) IBM
10 6 (0.67%) Ariba
11 4 (0.45%) Lotus
11 4 (0.45%) Nintex
12 3 (0.34%) Intel
13 2 (0.22%) Pega
13 2 (0.22%) SAP
14 1 (0.11%) Atlassian
14 1 (0.11%) Monetate
14 1 (0.11%) ServiceNow
14 1 (0.11%) SnapLogic
14 1 (0.11%) Splunk