Period
to 26 July 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 26 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
England > Midlands
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 18 15 16
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1 -2
Permanent jobs citing CSS 926 613 1,330
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 9.69% 11.20% 11.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.61% 33.46% 33.37%
Number of salaries quoted 754 542 1,157
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £25,000
25th Percentile £33,750 £33,375 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
75th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £62,125 £62,500 £56,250
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 3,127 1,832 3,986
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 32.71% 33.47% 33.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2,363 1,575 3,373
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £58,750 £56,250 £55,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +10.00%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 -2 596 £45,000 - 167
East Midlands -4 325 £40,000 -5.88% 108
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 889 (96.00%) HTML
2 805 (86.93%) JavaScript
3 368 (39.74%) .NET
4 349 (37.69%) C#
5 341 (36.83%) SQL
6 326 (35.21%) PHP
7 309 (33.37%) Agile Software Development
8 286 (30.89%) React
9 226 (24.41%) Web Development
10 224 (24.19%) AngularJS
11 220 (23.76%) jQuery
12 218 (23.54%) HTML5
13 201 (21.71%) MVC
14 195 (21.06%) SQL Server
15 192 (20.73%) Front End Development
16 177 (19.11%) ASP.NET
17 171 (18.47%) MySQL
18 167 (18.03%) Microsoft
18 167 (18.03%) Git (software)
19 154 (16.63%) CSS3
20 145 (15.66%) Azure
20 145 (15.66%) User Experience
20 145 (15.66%) Social Skills
21 136 (14.69%) E-Commerce
22 114 (12.31%) Web Services
23 110 (11.88%) Sass
23 110 (11.88%) .NET Core
24 108 (11.66%) Laravel
24 108 (11.66%) .NET Framework
25 100 (10.80%) REST

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 58 (6.26%) CMS
2 41 (4.43%) WordPress
3 24 (2.59%) nginx
4 23 (2.48%) Apache
5 19 (2.05%) SharePoint
6 18 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
6 18 (1.94%) Umbraco
7 17 (1.84%) Confluence
8 9 (0.97%) Tomcat
9 8 (0.86%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.43%) Drupal
10 4 (0.43%) IIS
10 4 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.32%) Gunicorn
11 3 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.22%) JBoss
12 2 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.11%) FileNet
13 1 (0.11%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 23 (2.48%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (1.84%) Photoshop
3 10 (1.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 8 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (0.76%) InDesign
6 5 (0.54%) Sketch
7 4 (0.43%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.43%) MadCap Flare
7 4 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
8 3 (0.32%) Figma
8 3 (0.32%) RoboHelp
9 2 (0.22%) Adobe XD
9 2 (0.22%) Maya
Business Applications
1 34 (3.67%) Magento
2 26 (2.81%) Shopify
3 15 (1.62%) Payment Gateway
4 7 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.32%) OpenCart
6 2 (0.22%) Exchequer
7 1 (0.11%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.11%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 145 (15.66%) Azure
2 83 (8.96%) AWS
3 54 (5.83%) SaaS
4 42 (4.54%) GitHub
5 29 (3.13%) npm
6 25 (2.70%) Power Platform
7 19 (2.05%) Serverless
8 18 (1.94%) Microsoft 365
8 18 (1.94%) PowerApps
9 14 (1.51%) AWS Lambda
9 14 (1.51%) Dynamics 365
9 14 (1.51%) Power Automate
10 10 (1.08%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 10 (1.08%) Google Analytics
11 9 (0.97%) Azure Service Bus
11 9 (0.97%) Force.com
11 9 (0.97%) GCP
12 7 (0.76%) Azure Data Factory
12 7 (0.76%) Azure Key Vault
12 7 (0.76%) Azure Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.38%) Internet
2 20 (2.16%) DNS
3 19 (2.05%) HTTP
4 15 (1.62%) SSH
5 13 (1.40%) FTP
5 13 (1.40%) SMTP
6 9 (0.97%) Skype
7 5 (0.54%) SSL
8 4 (0.43%) DAB
8 4 (0.43%) HTTPS
8 4 (0.43%) Intranet
9 3 (0.32%) Broadband
9 3 (0.32%) Firewall
10 1 (0.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (21.06%) SQL Server
2 171 (18.47%) MySQL
3 38 (4.10%) PostgreSQL
4 31 (3.35%) MongoDB
5 30 (3.24%) NoSQL
6 19 (2.05%) Power BI
6 19 (2.05%) Relational Database
7 16 (1.73%) SQL Server 2016
8 14 (1.51%) Redis
8 14 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
12 7 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
12 7 (0.76%) MS Access
13 6 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (0.65%) InterSystems Cache
14 5 (0.54%) Apache Ignite
15 4 (0.43%) Couchbase
15 4 (0.43%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 167 (18.03%) Git (software)
2 45 (4.86%) JIRA
3 32 (3.46%) webpack
4 31 (3.35%) gulp
5 24 (2.59%) Visual Studio
6 20 (2.16%) Jenkins
7 18 (1.94%) Cypress.io
8 17 (1.84%) git-flow
8 17 (1.84%) PHPUnit
9 15 (1.62%) Grunt
9 15 (1.62%) Selenium
10 13 (1.40%) Bitbucket
11 12 (1.30%) Subversion
12 10 (1.08%) SpecFlow
12 10 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (0.97%) GitLab
14 8 (0.86%) NUnit
15 7 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 7 (0.76%) Visual Studio Team System
16 6 (0.65%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 145 (15.66%) Social Skills
2 62 (6.70%) Marketing
3 60 (6.48%) Finance
4 51 (5.51%) Retail
5 50 (5.40%) Analytical Skills
6 28 (3.02%) Organisational Skills
7 22 (2.38%) Games
7 22 (2.38%) Manufacturing
8 21 (2.27%) Multimedia
9 20 (2.16%) Law
10 11 (1.19%) Telecoms
11 9 (0.97%) Advertising
12 7 (0.76%) Public Sector
13 5 (0.54%) Back Office
14 4 (0.43%) Banking
14 4 (0.43%) Billing
15 3 (0.32%) Influencing Skills
15 3 (0.32%) Legal
15 3 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 797 (86.07%) Developer
2 162 (17.49%) PHP Developer
3 142 (15.33%) Senior Developer
4 136 (14.69%) Software Developer
5 131 (14.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 114 (12.31%) Web Developer
7 112 (12.10%) .NET Developer
8 93 (10.04%) Full Stack Developer
9 72 (7.78%) C# Developer
10 62 (6.70%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 58 (6.26%) React Developer
12 47 (5.08%) C# .NET Developer
13 46 (4.97%) .NET Software Developer
14 38 (4.10%) Lead Developer
15 34 (3.67%) Junior
15 34 (3.67%) Junior Developer
16 32 (3.46%) C# Software Developer
17 28 (3.02%) JavaScript Developer
17 28 (3.02%) Senior .NET Developer
18 24 (2.59%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 889 (96.00%) HTML
2 368 (39.74%) .NET
3 286 (30.89%) React
4 224 (24.19%) AngularJS
5 220 (23.76%) jQuery
6 218 (23.54%) HTML5
7 177 (19.11%) ASP.NET
8 154 (16.63%) CSS3
9 114 (12.31%) Web Services
10 110 (11.88%) .NET Core
10 110 (11.88%) Sass
11 108 (11.66%) .NET Framework
11 108 (11.66%) Laravel
12 100 (10.80%) REST
13 99 (10.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 96 (10.37%) Vue.js
15 83 (8.96%) Node.js
16 74 (7.99%) RESTful
17 66 (7.13%) ASP.NET Web API
18 65 (7.02%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 145 (15.66%) User Experience
2 96 (10.37%) Greenfield Project
3 77 (8.32%) Mobile App
4 41 (4.43%) Self-Motivation
5 16 (1.73%) Virtual Team
6 13 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (1.19%) Linux Command Line
7 11 (1.19%) NHS
8 10 (1.08%) Augmented Reality
8 10 (1.08%) Blog
8 10 (1.08%) Graphic Design
9 9 (0.97%) Data Structures
10 7 (0.76%) Algorithms
10 7 (0.76%) e-Learning
10 7 (0.76%) Legacy Systems
10 7 (0.76%) Wiki
11 6 (0.65%) Animation
11 6 (0.65%) AS400
11 6 (0.65%) Legacy Code
11 6 (0.65%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 69 (7.45%) Linux
2 30 (3.24%) Windows
3 26 (2.81%) Apple iOS
4 23 (2.48%) Android
5 17 (1.84%) Ubuntu
6 7 (0.76%) Windows 10
6 7 (0.76%) Windows 7
7 6 (0.65%) Windows 8
7 6 (0.65%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.43%) CentOS
9 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (33.37%) Agile Software Development
2 226 (24.41%) Web Development
3 201 (21.71%) MVC
4 192 (20.73%) Front End Development
5 136 (14.69%) E-Commerce
6 99 (10.69%) Problem-Solving
6 99 (10.69%) SDLC
7 86 (9.29%) Scrum
7 86 (9.29%) TDD
8 85 (9.18%) DevOps
9 62 (6.70%) OO
10 59 (6.37%) Unit Testing
11 52 (5.62%) Clean Code
12 46 (4.97%) Microservices
13 44 (4.75%) Continuous Improvement
14 43 (4.64%) Software Engineering
15 42 (4.54%) OOP
15 42 (4.54%) Test Automation
16 40 (4.32%) Fintech
17 39 (4.21%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 805 (86.93%) JavaScript
2 349 (37.69%) C#
3 341 (36.83%) SQL
4 326 (35.21%) PHP
5 100 (10.80%) Java
6 94 (10.15%) TypeScript
7 92 (9.94%) Python
8 65 (7.02%) T-SQL
9 42 (4.54%) ES6
10 35 (3.78%) VB.NET
11 33 (3.56%) Ruby
12 18 (1.94%) VB
13 12 (1.30%) PHP 7
14 11 (1.19%) Go
14 11 (1.19%) VBA
15 10 (1.08%) ES7
16 9 (0.97%) VB6
17 8 (0.86%) PowerShell
18 7 (0.76%) Bash Shell
18 7 (0.76%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 39 (4.21%) Degree
2 8 (0.86%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (0.76%) CIW
3 7 (0.76%) OCA
3 7 (0.76%) OCP
3 7 (0.76%) Oracle Certification
3 7 (0.76%) SC Cleared
3 7 (0.76%) Security Cleared
4 5 (0.54%) Sun Certification
5 3 (0.32%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.22%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (2.92%) Accessibility
2 26 (2.81%) QA
3 5 (0.54%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.43%) GDPR
5 1 (0.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 60 (6.48%) Docker
2 5 (0.54%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.32%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.22%) Varnish
5 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (2.48%) Kubernetes
2 10 (1.08%) Terraform
3 6 (0.65%) MIIS
4 5 (0.54%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 5 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.54%) Puppet
5 4 (0.43%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 167 (18.03%) Microsoft
2 38 (4.10%) Adobe
3 30 (3.24%) Zend
4 26 (2.81%) Google
4 26 (2.81%) Oracle
5 18 (1.94%) Xamarin
6 14 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (1.30%) WooCommerce
8 9 (0.97%) Telerik
9 8 (0.86%) TIBCO
10 7 (0.76%) IBM
11 6 (0.65%) InterSystems
12 5 (0.54%) HubSpot
12 5 (0.54%) Nintex
12 5 (0.54%) Spotify
13 4 (0.43%) Ariba
13 4 (0.43%) BT
13 4 (0.43%) ServiceNow
14 3 (0.32%) Atlassian
14 3 (0.32%) SAP