Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
England > Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 12 13
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing CSS 2415 2561 2502
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 15.88% 14.17% 13.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.34% 39.32% 36.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2205 2481 2423
Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.11% +4.29% -
10th Percentile £23,250 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

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 5987 6514 6828
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 39.36% 36.03% 36.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5142 5568 6004
Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 1502 £35,000 - 84
East Midlands +6 911 £37,000 -1.33% 105
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for CSS.

1 2304 (95.40%) HTML
2 2071 (85.76%) JavaScript
3 1079 (44.68%) .NET
4 1055 (43.69%) C#
5 976 (40.41%) jQuery
6 940 (38.92%) MVC
7 858 (35.53%) HTML5
8 853 (35.32%) AngularJS
8 853 (35.32%) Agile Software Development
9 777 (32.17%) ASP.NET
10 752 (31.14%) PHP
11 738 (30.56%) SQL Server
12 712 (29.48%) SQL
13 686 (28.41%) Web Development
14 587 (24.31%) CSS3
15 509 (21.08%) MySQL
16 424 (17.56%) Front End Development
17 386 (15.98%) Git (software)
18 385 (15.94%) Microsoft
19 375 (15.53%) ASP.NET MVC
20 349 (14.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 336 (13.91%) Java
22 296 (12.26%) User Experience
23 287 (11.88%) Web Services
24 278 (11.51%) Node.js
25 273 (11.30%) React
26 269 (11.14%) Sass
27 268 (11.10%) OO
28 266 (11.01%) Marketing
29 265 (10.97%) Finance

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
1 192 (7.95%) CMS
2 134 (5.55%) WordPress
3 85 (3.52%) Apache
4 79 (3.27%) SharePoint
5 65 (2.69%) IIS
6 51 (2.11%) Drupal
7 35 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
8 33 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
9 29 (1.20%) nginx
10 25 (1.04%) JBoss
10 25 (1.04%) Umbraco
11 24 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
12 14 (0.58%) Apache Solr
12 14 (0.58%) Joomla!
13 13 (0.54%) Tomcat
14 12 (0.50%) Confluence
14 12 (0.50%) Hyperledger
15 9 (0.37%) Apache Spark
16 7 (0.29%) SAS
16 7 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 121 (5.01%) Photoshop
2 89 (3.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 60 (2.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 15 (0.62%) InDesign
4 15 (0.62%) Microsoft Office
5 11 (0.46%) Adobe After Effects
6 9 (0.37%) Adobe Premiere
6 9 (0.37%) InfoPath
6 9 (0.37%) Moqups
7 8 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (0.21%) MS Visio
9 4 (0.17%) Acrobat
9 4 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
9 4 (0.17%) RoboHelp
9 4 (0.17%) Snagit
10 3 (0.12%) InVision
11 2 (0.083%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 2 (0.083%) Microsoft Project
12 1 (0.041%) Final Cut Pro
12 1 (0.041%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 76 (3.15%) Magento
2 28 (1.16%) Remedy ITSM
3 18 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
4 17 (0.70%) OpenCart
5 12 (0.50%) Shopify
6 5 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 4 (0.17%) WebTrends
8 3 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.083%) Exstream
10 1 (0.041%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 203 (8.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 142 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 78 (3.23%) SaaS
4 73 (3.02%) GitHub
5 60 (2.48%) npm
6 38 (1.57%) Office 365
7 30 (1.24%) Google Analytics
8 27 (1.12%) Bluemix
8 27 (1.12%) IBM Cloud
9 25 (1.04%) PaaS
10 24 (0.99%) AdWords
11 18 (0.75%) Google Play
12 17 (0.70%) IaaS
13 12 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
14 11 (0.46%) Amazon S3
14 11 (0.46%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 10 (0.41%) Serverless
16 9 (0.37%) Dynamics 365
17 8 (0.33%) Firebase
18 7 (0.29%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 58 (2.40%) Internet
2 30 (1.24%) HTTP
3 25 (1.04%) DNS
4 17 (0.70%) ATM
5 13 (0.54%) Skype
6 12 (0.50%) SMS
6 12 (0.50%) SSH
7 11 (0.46%) Intranet
8 9 (0.37%) DHCP
9 8 (0.33%) LDAP
10 7 (0.29%) FTP
10 7 (0.29%) MPLS
11 6 (0.25%) AMQP
11 6 (0.25%) CTI
11 6 (0.25%) SSL
12 2 (0.083%) Firewall
12 2 (0.083%) LAN
12 2 (0.083%) TCP/IP
12 2 (0.083%) WAN
13 1 (0.041%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 738 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 509 (21.08%) MySQL
3 134 (5.55%) MongoDB
4 122 (5.05%) NoSQL
5 66 (2.73%) Relational Database
6 63 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 53 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 50 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
9 45 (1.86%) SQL Server 2014
10 41 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
11 39 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 37 (1.53%) SQL Server 2016
13 36 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
14 35 (1.45%) RavenDB
15 25 (1.04%) Big Data
16 16 (0.66%) CouchDB
17 15 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
18 13 (0.54%) InterSystems Cache
19 12 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
20 10 (0.41%) Redis
Development Applications
1 386 (15.98%) Git (software)
2 140 (5.80%) Visual Studio
3 114 (4.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 111 (4.60%) Subversion
5 108 (4.47%) gulp
6 73 (3.02%) Jenkins
7 69 (2.86%) JIRA
7 69 (2.86%) Selenium
8 67 (2.77%) webpack
9 63 (2.61%) JUnit
10 58 (2.40%) Grunt
11 35 (1.45%) Bitbucket
12 32 (1.33%) GitLab
13 30 (1.24%) PHPUnit
14 25 (1.04%) JSUnit
14 25 (1.04%) Karma Test Runner
15 24 (0.99%) Mocha
16 23 (0.95%) Jasmine
17 22 (0.91%) Cucumber
18 20 (0.83%) WebDriver
General
1 266 (11.01%) Marketing
2 265 (10.97%) Finance
3 220 (9.11%) Retail
4 127 (5.26%) Games
5 107 (4.43%) Advertising
6 88 (3.64%) Electronics
7 79 (3.27%) Telecoms
8 76 (3.15%) Manufacturing
9 57 (2.36%) Automotive
10 44 (1.82%) Banking
11 21 (0.87%) Back Office
12 11 (0.46%) Legal
13 6 (0.25%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.25%) Multimedia
13 6 (0.25%) Music Industry
13 6 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.21%) Law
15 3 (0.12%) Front Office
16 2 (0.083%) Mandarin Language
16 2 (0.083%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2165 (89.65%) Developer
2 634 (26.25%) .NET Developer
3 448 (18.55%) PHP Developer
4 406 (16.81%) C# Developer
5 388 (16.07%) JavaScript Developer
6 369 (15.28%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 362 (14.99%) Web Developer
8 346 (14.33%) Senior Developer
9 328 (13.58%) C# .NET Developer
10 310 (12.84%) HTML Developer
11 281 (11.64%) HTML CSS Developer
12 235 (9.73%) ASP.NET Developer
13 221 (9.15%) Software Developer
14 215 (8.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 209 (8.65%) Junior
16 193 (7.99%) Junior Developer
17 186 (7.70%) Full Stack Developer
18 144 (5.96%) Java Developer
19 138 (5.71%) SQL Developer
20 134 (5.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2304 (95.40%) HTML
2 1079 (44.68%) .NET
3 976 (40.41%) jQuery
4 858 (35.53%) HTML5
5 853 (35.32%) AngularJS
6 777 (32.17%) ASP.NET
7 587 (24.31%) CSS3
8 375 (15.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 349 (14.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 287 (11.88%) Web Services
11 278 (11.51%) Node.js
12 273 (11.30%) React
13 269 (11.14%) Sass
14 229 (9.48%) .NET Framework
15 223 (9.23%) XML
16 216 (8.94%) RESTful
17 215 (8.90%) Laravel
18 203 (8.41%) ASP.NET Web API
19 190 (7.87%) REST
20 168 (6.96%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 296 (12.26%) User Experience
2 226 (9.36%) Mobile App
3 146 (6.05%) Greenfield Project
4 118 (4.89%) Computer Science
5 98 (4.06%) Social Media
6 76 (3.15%) Fintech
7 54 (2.24%) Analytical Skills
8 46 (1.90%) BBC
9 41 (1.70%) Graphic Design
10 23 (0.95%) Linux Command Line
11 19 (0.79%) iPad
12 16 (0.66%) W3C
13 15 (0.62%) Algorithms
13 15 (0.62%) Data Structures
14 14 (0.58%) Animation
14 14 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
14 14 (0.58%) Online Games
15 13 (0.54%) Blog
16 11 (0.46%) iPhone
17 10 (0.41%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 207 (8.57%) Android
2 205 (8.49%) Linux
3 176 (7.29%) Apple iOS
4 100 (4.14%) Windows
5 33 (1.37%) Unix
6 13 (0.54%) Windows Phone
7 12 (0.50%) Windows Server
8 7 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.29%) Windows Phone 8
9 6 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (0.12%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.083%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.041%) Debian
12 1 (0.041%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.041%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.041%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.041%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.041%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.041%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 940 (38.92%) MVC
2 853 (35.32%) Agile Software Development
3 686 (28.41%) Web Development
4 424 (17.56%) Front End Development
5 268 (11.10%) OO
6 258 (10.68%) TDD
7 247 (10.23%) E-Commerce
7 247 (10.23%) Scrum
8 218 (9.03%) SDLC
9 171 (7.08%) Business Intelligence
10 165 (6.83%) Software Engineering
11 164 (6.79%) Unit Testing
12 160 (6.63%) Web Design
13 155 (6.42%) OOP
14 123 (5.09%) BDD
15 115 (4.76%) Open Source
16 114 (4.72%) SEO
17 110 (4.55%) Mobile Development
18 107 (4.43%) Mentoring
18 107 (4.43%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2071 (85.76%) JavaScript
2 1055 (43.69%) C#
3 752 (31.14%) PHP
4 712 (29.48%) SQL
5 336 (13.91%) Java
6 153 (6.34%) VB.NET
7 128 (5.30%) T-SQL
8 96 (3.98%) TypeScript
9 89 (3.69%) C
10 87 (3.60%) Python
11 82 (3.40%) C++
12 71 (2.94%) Ruby
13 59 (2.44%) VB
14 33 (1.37%) XPath
15 32 (1.33%) PL/SQL
16 30 (1.24%) ES6
17 28 (1.16%) Objective-C
18 24 (0.99%) PHP 7
18 24 (0.99%) PowerShell
19 23 (0.95%) Perl
Qualifications
1 218 (9.03%) Degree
2 83 (3.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 48 (1.99%) Security Cleared
4 35 (1.45%) SC Cleared
5 31 (1.28%) Sun Certification
6 26 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (0.46%) MCSD
8 10 (0.41%) CCNA
8 10 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (0.41%) ISTQB
8 10 (0.41%) MCP
9 8 (0.33%) GNVQ
9 8 (0.33%) HND
9 8 (0.33%) ISEB
9 8 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.083%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.041%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.041%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.041%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (3.44%) QA
2 28 (1.16%) SLA
3 4 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.041%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.041%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.041%) Section 508
4 1 (0.041%) SEPA
4 1 (0.041%) WCAG
System Software
1 45 (1.86%) Docker
2 8 (0.33%) Samba
2 8 (0.33%) Squid
3 6 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.21%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.17%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.041%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.041%) HDFS
6 1 (0.041%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.041%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.041%) vSphere
6 1 (0.041%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (0.41%) BMC PATROL
3 7 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (0.25%) cPanel
4 6 (0.25%) Plesk
5 5 (0.21%) Ansible
5 5 (0.21%) Oozie
6 2 (0.083%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.083%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.041%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.041%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 385 (15.94%) Microsoft
2 160 (6.63%) Google
3 126 (5.22%) Oracle
4 121 (5.01%) Adobe
5 76 (3.15%) Zend
6 55 (2.28%) Twitter
7 39 (1.61%) Sitecore
8 34 (1.41%) Xamarin
9 32 (1.33%) IBM
10 28 (1.16%) Remedy
11 24 (0.99%) SAP
12 21 (0.87%) ServiceNow
13 18 (0.75%) Facebook
14 15 (0.62%) Progress
15 12 (0.50%) Atlassian
16 11 (0.46%) BMC
16 11 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
16 11 (0.46%) Telerik
17 10 (0.41%) Apple
17 10 (0.41%) DevExpress