Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
England > Midlands
6 months to
21 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 13 15 13
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 -4
Permanent jobs citing CSS 526 1,223 1,698
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 13.13% 10.87% 12.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.09% 33.88% 36.75%
Number of salaries quoted 544 1,195 1,620
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £60,000
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 1,543 3,610 4,620
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 38.53% 32.08% 34.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,278 3,127 3,890
Median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £66,250
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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +1 301 £44,000 +7.32% 140
East Midlands +1 224 £42,500 +6.25% 101
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 502 (95.44%) HTML
2 450 (85.55%) JavaScript
3 220 (41.83%) .NET
4 202 (38.40%) Agile Software Development
5 184 (34.98%) C#
6 172 (32.70%) SQL
7 157 (29.85%) MVC
7 157 (29.85%) AngularJS
8 153 (29.09%) HTML5
9 151 (28.71%) jQuery
10 147 (27.95%) PHP
11 138 (26.24%) SQL Server
12 135 (25.67%) Git (software)
13 127 (24.14%) Web Development
14 121 (23.00%) ASP.NET
15 116 (22.05%) React
16 115 (21.86%) MySQL
17 106 (20.15%) Sass
18 105 (19.96%) Front End Development
19 104 (19.77%) CSS3
20 103 (19.58%) User Experience
21 96 (18.25%) DevOps
22 95 (18.06%) REST
23 91 (17.30%) Node.js
24 89 (16.92%) Microsoft
25 85 (16.16%) Azure
26 78 (14.83%) ASP.NET Web API
27 72 (13.69%) .NET Framework
28 65 (12.36%) Vue.js
29 63 (11.98%) TypeScript

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 34 (6.46%) WordPress
2 27 (5.13%) CMS
3 20 (3.80%) Drupal
4 18 (3.42%) IIS
5 17 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (0.95%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.57%) Confluence
7 3 (0.57%) EPiServer
7 3 (0.57%) nginx
7 3 (0.57%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.38%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.19%) Anypoint
9 1 (0.19%) Apache
9 1 (0.19%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.19%) DNN
9 1 (0.19%) Kentico
9 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (2.85%) Photoshop
2 13 (2.47%) InVision
3 11 (2.09%) Sketch
4 10 (1.90%) Figma
5 9 (1.71%) Microsoft Excel
6 5 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.57%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (0.38%) UXPin
8 2 (0.38%) Zeplin
9 1 (0.19%) Adobe XD
9 1 (0.19%) FileZilla
Business Applications
1 37 (7.03%) Magento
2 13 (2.47%) Shopify
3 7 (1.33%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.95%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 4 (0.76%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.19%) Social Studio
6 1 (0.19%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 85 (16.16%) Azure
2 38 (7.22%) AWS
3 34 (6.46%) npm
4 15 (2.85%) Power Platform
5 12 (2.28%) GitHub
5 12 (2.28%) SaaS
6 8 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (1.52%) Serverless
7 6 (1.14%) Office 365
8 5 (0.95%) Force.com
9 4 (0.76%) Power Automate
10 3 (0.57%) PaaS
10 3 (0.57%) Yarn
11 2 (0.38%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.38%) GCP
12 1 (0.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 1 (0.19%) Boomi
12 1 (0.19%) IBM Cloud
12 1 (0.19%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.57%) Internet
2 2 (0.38%) AMQP
2 2 (0.38%) DNS
2 2 (0.38%) FTP
2 2 (0.38%) HTTP
2 2 (0.38%) Intranet
2 2 (0.38%) SSH
2 2 (0.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.19%) Broadband
3 1 (0.19%) Firewall
3 1 (0.19%) PPP
3 1 (0.19%) SMTP
3 1 (0.19%) VLAN
3 1 (0.19%) VoIP
3 1 (0.19%) VPN
3 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (26.24%) SQL Server
2 115 (21.86%) MySQL
3 43 (8.17%) MongoDB
4 40 (7.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 31 (5.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 27 (5.13%) Relational Database
7 25 (4.75%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (3.04%) Redis
9 14 (2.66%) NoSQL
10 12 (2.28%) Big Data
11 11 (2.09%) Power BI
11 11 (2.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (1.90%) Azure SQL Database
12 10 (1.90%) Cosmos DB
12 10 (1.90%) Data Lake
12 10 (1.90%) Snowflake Schema
13 7 (1.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 7 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
14 6 (1.14%) GIS
15 5 (0.95%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 135 (25.67%) Git (software)
2 35 (6.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (4.75%) JIRA
4 23 (4.37%) gulp
5 22 (4.18%) Visual Studio
5 22 (4.18%) webpack
6 16 (3.04%) Grunt
7 14 (2.66%) jspm
7 14 (2.66%) Selenium
7 14 (2.66%) Subversion
7 14 (2.66%) TeamCity
8 13 (2.47%) NUnit
8 13 (2.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 10 (1.90%) Jenkins
9 10 (1.90%) Visual Studio Code
10 7 (1.33%) Karma Test Runner
10 7 (1.33%) Moq
10 7 (1.33%) MSTest
10 7 (1.33%) Octopus Deploy
11 6 (1.14%) SpecFlow
General
1 51 (9.70%) Finance
2 41 (7.79%) Marketing
3 18 (3.42%) Public Sector
4 14 (2.66%) Retail
5 11 (2.09%) Law
6 10 (1.90%) Games
7 5 (0.95%) Digital Economy
7 5 (0.95%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.76%) Advertising
9 3 (0.57%) Back Office
9 3 (0.57%) Legal
9 3 (0.57%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.38%) Automotive
10 2 (0.38%) Billing
10 2 (0.38%) Publishing
11 1 (0.19%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 435 (82.70%) Developer
2 89 (16.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 76 (14.45%) Web Developer
4 75 (14.26%) PHP Developer
5 74 (14.07%) Senior Developer
6 62 (11.79%) .NET Developer
7 60 (11.41%) Full Stack Developer
8 55 (10.46%) C# Developer
9 52 (9.89%) Software Developer
10 30 (5.70%) C# Software Developer
11 27 (5.13%) Angular Developer
12 26 (4.94%) C# .NET Developer
13 22 (4.18%) Junior
14 21 (3.99%) Junior Developer
15 20 (3.80%) Magento Developer
16 19 (3.61%) JavaScript Developer
16 19 (3.61%) Lead Developer
16 19 (3.61%) Senior Web Developer
17 18 (3.42%) .NET Software Developer
18 16 (3.04%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 502 (95.44%) HTML
2 220 (41.83%) .NET
3 157 (29.85%) AngularJS
4 153 (29.09%) HTML5
5 151 (28.71%) jQuery
6 121 (23.00%) ASP.NET
7 116 (22.05%) React
8 106 (20.15%) Sass
9 104 (19.77%) CSS3
10 95 (18.06%) REST
11 91 (17.30%) Node.js
12 78 (14.83%) ASP.NET Web API
13 72 (13.69%) .NET Framework
14 65 (12.36%) Vue.js
15 62 (11.79%) ASP.NET MVC
16 61 (11.60%) Web Services
17 53 (10.08%) .NET Core
18 52 (9.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 48 (9.13%) JSON
20 46 (8.75%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 103 (19.58%) User Experience
2 32 (6.08%) Mobile App
3 24 (4.56%) Greenfield Project
4 21 (3.99%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (3.61%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (1.71%) Blog
7 4 (0.76%) Data Structures
7 4 (0.76%) Management Information System
7 4 (0.76%) PlayStation
8 3 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.38%) EPoS
9 2 (0.38%) Social Media
9 2 (0.38%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.38%) VLE
9 2 (0.38%) W3C
10 1 (0.19%) Animation
10 1 (0.19%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.19%) FMCG
10 1 (0.19%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.19%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 31 (5.89%) Linux
2 30 (5.70%) Windows
3 9 (1.71%) Unix
4 7 (1.33%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.14%) Android
6 5 (0.95%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.57%) Solaris
8 2 (0.38%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.19%) AIX
9 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (38.40%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (29.85%) MVC
3 127 (24.14%) Web Development
4 105 (19.96%) Front End Development
5 96 (18.25%) DevOps
6 61 (11.60%) TDD
7 60 (11.41%) E-Commerce
8 50 (9.51%) Scrum
9 46 (8.75%) Software Engineering
10 41 (7.79%) SOLID
11 39 (7.41%) OO
12 36 (6.84%) Microservices
13 34 (6.46%) Unit Testing
14 32 (6.08%) OOP
14 32 (6.08%) Project Management
15 31 (5.89%) Mentoring
16 29 (5.51%) SDLC
17 28 (5.32%) Fintech
18 25 (4.75%) Test Automation
19 24 (4.56%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 450 (85.55%) JavaScript
2 184 (34.98%) C#
3 172 (32.70%) SQL
4 147 (27.95%) PHP
5 63 (11.98%) TypeScript
6 60 (11.41%) T-SQL
7 51 (9.70%) ES6
8 28 (5.32%) Java
9 23 (4.37%) Python
10 18 (3.42%) PL/SQL
11 16 (3.04%) PowerShell
12 10 (1.90%) C++
12 10 (1.90%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 10 (1.90%) Ruby
13 8 (1.52%) VB
14 6 (1.14%) VB.NET
15 5 (0.95%) PHP 5
16 4 (0.76%) Scala
16 4 (0.76%) VBA
17 3 (0.57%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 34 (6.46%) Degree
2 22 (4.18%) Security Cleared
3 18 (3.42%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.19%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.19%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.04%) QA
2 10 (1.90%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.95%) GDPR
4 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (6.08%) Docker
2 5 (0.95%) Squid
3 1 (0.19%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.19%) Varnish
3 1 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (2.47%) Kubernetes
2 11 (2.09%) Terraform
3 7 (1.33%) MIIS
3 7 (1.33%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (0.57%) Ansible
5 1 (0.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 89 (16.92%) Microsoft
2 24 (4.56%) Oracle
3 10 (1.90%) Adobe
4 9 (1.71%) Ariba
5 8 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (1.52%) Xamarin
6 7 (1.33%) ServiceNow
7 6 (1.14%) HubSpot
8 4 (0.76%) Telerik
9 3 (0.57%) Apple
9 3 (0.57%) Google
9 3 (0.57%) Solace
9 3 (0.57%) Zend
10 2 (0.38%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.38%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.19%) Broadcom
11 1 (0.19%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.19%) Nimsoft
11 1 (0.19%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
11 1 (0.19%) Zoho