Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
England > Midlands
6 months to
18 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 21 14 16
Rank change year-on-year -7 +2 -2
Permanent jobs citing CSS 847 513 1,226
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 8.01% 13.07% 10.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.82% 33.91% 33.70%
Number of salaries quoted 656 456 1,090
10th Percentile £30,362 £27,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
75th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 3,413 1,513 3,638
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 32.29% 38.55% 32.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2,546 1,249 3,159
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £54,299
90th Percentile £74,750 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 -3 553 £45,000 - 157
East Midlands -14 274 £42,500 +6.25% 100
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 818 (96.58%) HTML
2 701 (82.76%) JavaScript
3 299 (35.30%) .NET
4 296 (34.95%) Agile Software Development
5 293 (34.59%) C#
6 246 (29.04%) React
7 239 (28.22%) PHP
8 226 (26.68%) Full Stack Development
9 221 (26.09%) Front End Development
9 221 (26.09%) SQL
10 215 (25.38%) HTML5
11 213 (25.15%) AngularJS
12 203 (23.97%) jQuery
13 201 (23.73%) MVC
14 198 (23.38%) Web Development
15 193 (22.79%) Git (software)
16 180 (21.25%) SQL Server
17 175 (20.66%) ASP.NET
17 175 (20.66%) User Experience
18 153 (18.06%) MySQL
19 144 (17.00%) Problem-Solving
20 143 (16.88%) Social Skills
21 135 (15.94%) Scrum
22 129 (15.23%) Microsoft
23 128 (15.11%) CSS3
24 120 (14.17%) Web Services
25 119 (14.05%) RESTful
26 118 (13.93%) Azure
27 112 (13.22%) E-Commerce
28 109 (12.87%) AWS

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 74 (8.74%) CMS
2 46 (5.43%) WordPress
3 29 (3.42%) nginx
4 27 (3.19%) Umbraco
5 26 (3.07%) Apache
6 17 (2.01%) SharePoint
7 15 (1.77%) Confluence
8 12 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (0.94%) Apache Solr
10 5 (0.59%) IIS
11 4 (0.47%) Drupal
11 4 (0.47%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.35%) Gunicorn
12 3 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.12%) Appian
13 1 (0.12%) Headless CMS
13 1 (0.12%) K2 blackpearl
13 1 (0.12%) Mendix
13 1 (0.12%) Moodle
Applications
1 36 (4.25%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (2.36%) Photoshop
3 19 (2.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 8 (0.94%) InDesign
5 7 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.71%) Figma
7 5 (0.59%) Sketch
8 4 (0.47%) MadCap Flare
9 3 (0.35%) Adobe XD
9 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Excel
10 1 (0.12%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 31 (3.66%) Magento
2 26 (3.07%) Shopify
3 9 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (1.06%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.59%) OpenCart
5 2 (0.24%) Elite 3E
5 2 (0.24%) Exchequer
6 1 (0.12%) Maximo
6 1 (0.12%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 118 (13.93%) Azure
2 109 (12.87%) AWS
3 101 (11.92%) SaaS
4 43 (5.08%) GitHub
5 24 (2.83%) npm
6 17 (2.01%) Power Platform
7 15 (1.77%) GCP
8 14 (1.65%) Serverless
9 13 (1.53%) PowerApps
10 12 (1.42%) Microsoft 365
10 12 (1.42%) Yarn
11 11 (1.30%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 11 (1.30%) Dynamics 365
11 11 (1.30%) Google Analytics
12 10 (1.18%) AWS Lambda
12 10 (1.18%) Power Automate
13 8 (0.94%) Force.com
13 8 (0.94%) GitHub Actions
14 7 (0.83%) Amazon ECS
14 7 (0.83%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.19%) HTTP
2 22 (2.60%) Internet
3 13 (1.53%) DNS
4 9 (1.06%) FTP
4 9 (1.06%) SMTP
4 9 (1.06%) SSH
5 4 (0.47%) DAB
5 4 (0.47%) SSL
6 3 (0.35%) Skype
7 2 (0.24%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.12%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.12%) Intranet
8 1 (0.12%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (21.25%) SQL Server
2 153 (18.06%) MySQL
3 39 (4.60%) PostgreSQL
4 35 (4.13%) Relational Database
5 21 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (2.36%) MongoDB
7 15 (1.77%) Redis
8 12 (1.42%) NoSQL
8 12 (1.42%) SQL Server 2016
9 10 (1.18%) Amazon RDS
9 10 (1.18%) Power BI
9 10 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (0.83%) Apache Ignite
12 6 (0.71%) Couchbase
12 6 (0.71%) InterSystems Cache
12 6 (0.71%) MS Access
12 6 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
13 5 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 193 (22.79%) Git (software)
2 47 (5.55%) gulp
3 38 (4.49%) JIRA
3 38 (4.49%) webpack
4 32 (3.78%) Jenkins
5 26 (3.07%) Selenium
6 21 (2.48%) git-flow
7 20 (2.36%) PHPUnit
7 20 (2.36%) Visual Studio
8 19 (2.24%) Grunt
9 18 (2.13%) Cypress.io
10 13 (1.53%) Bitbucket
11 12 (1.42%) Mocha
12 10 (1.18%) Jasmine
13 8 (0.94%) Codeship
13 8 (0.94%) NUnit
13 8 (0.94%) Subversion
14 7 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
15 6 (0.71%) Cactus
15 6 (0.71%) Travis CI
General
1 143 (16.88%) Social Skills
2 73 (8.62%) Marketing
3 61 (7.20%) Finance
4 54 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
5 50 (5.90%) Retail
6 36 (4.25%) Organisational Skills
7 26 (3.07%) Law
8 25 (2.95%) Telecoms
9 24 (2.83%) Billing
9 24 (2.83%) Manufacturing
10 9 (1.06%) Games
10 9 (1.06%) Legal
11 8 (0.94%) Public Sector
12 7 (0.83%) Automotive
12 7 (0.83%) Banking
13 5 (0.59%) Documentation Skills
14 4 (0.47%) Advertising
15 3 (0.35%) Electronics
15 3 (0.35%) Influencing Skills
15 3 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 727 (85.83%) Developer
2 177 (20.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 166 (19.60%) Software Developer
4 130 (15.35%) Senior Developer
5 119 (14.05%) .NET Developer
6 114 (13.46%) PHP Developer
7 85 (10.04%) Web Developer
8 75 (8.85%) C# Developer
9 68 (8.03%) Full Stack Developer
10 62 (7.32%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 51 (6.02%) Lead Developer
12 46 (5.43%) .NET Software Developer
13 41 (4.84%) React Developer
14 38 (4.49%) C# Software Developer
15 31 (3.66%) Designer
15 31 (3.66%) Junior
15 31 (3.66%) Junior Developer
16 29 (3.42%) C# .NET Developer
17 26 (3.07%) Java Developer
17 26 (3.07%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 818 (96.58%) HTML
2 299 (35.30%) .NET
3 246 (29.04%) React
4 215 (25.38%) HTML5
5 213 (25.15%) AngularJS
6 203 (23.97%) jQuery
7 175 (20.66%) ASP.NET
8 128 (15.11%) CSS3
9 120 (14.17%) Web Services
10 119 (14.05%) RESTful
11 107 (12.63%) Sass
12 97 (11.45%) .NET Framework
13 79 (9.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 77 (9.09%) .NET Core
14 77 (9.09%) REST
14 77 (9.09%) Vue.js
15 70 (8.26%) Node.js
16 69 (8.15%) ASP.NET MVC
17 67 (7.91%) XML
18 66 (7.79%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 175 (20.66%) User Experience
2 89 (10.51%) Greenfield Project
3 71 (8.38%) Mobile App
4 42 (4.96%) Self-Motivation
5 23 (2.72%) Virtual Team
6 22 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
7 19 (2.24%) e-Learning
8 13 (1.53%) Data Protection Act
8 13 (1.53%) Legacy Code
9 12 (1.42%) Augmented Reality
9 12 (1.42%) Management Information System
10 11 (1.30%) Linux Command Line
10 11 (1.30%) NHS
11 10 (1.18%) e-Health
12 9 (1.06%) Social Media
13 8 (0.94%) Tandem
14 7 (0.83%) Algorithms
14 7 (0.83%) Analytical Mindset
14 7 (0.83%) Blog
14 7 (0.83%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 71 (8.38%) Linux
2 44 (5.19%) Windows
3 32 (3.78%) Apple iOS
4 29 (3.42%) Android
5 22 (2.60%) Ubuntu
6 6 (0.71%) Windows 10
6 6 (0.71%) Windows 7
6 6 (0.71%) Windows 8
7 5 (0.59%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.35%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.24%) CentOS
10 1 (0.12%) Unix
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 296 (34.95%) Agile Software Development
2 226 (26.68%) Full Stack Development
3 221 (26.09%) Front End Development
4 201 (23.73%) MVC
5 198 (23.38%) Web Development
6 144 (17.00%) Problem-Solving
7 135 (15.94%) Scrum
8 112 (13.22%) E-Commerce
9 84 (9.92%) SDLC
10 69 (8.15%) TDD
11 66 (7.79%) DevOps
11 66 (7.79%) Unit Testing
12 60 (7.08%) Web Design
13 59 (6.97%) Project Management
14 53 (6.26%) Clean Code
14 53 (6.26%) Software Engineering
15 49 (5.79%) Mentoring
16 42 (4.96%) CRM
16 42 (4.96%) OO
17 41 (4.84%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 701 (82.76%) JavaScript
2 293 (34.59%) C#
3 239 (28.22%) PHP
4 221 (26.09%) SQL
5 95 (11.22%) Java
6 89 (10.51%) TypeScript
7 75 (8.85%) Python
8 51 (6.02%) VB.NET
9 50 (5.90%) T-SQL
10 31 (3.66%) ES6
11 18 (2.13%) Ruby
12 15 (1.77%) VB
13 13 (1.53%) VBA
14 11 (1.30%) PowerShell
15 10 (1.18%) XAML
16 9 (1.06%) Go
17 8 (0.94%) ES7
17 8 (0.94%) VB6
18 5 (0.59%) Bash Shell
19 4 (0.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 60 (7.08%) Degree
2 20 (2.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (0.83%) Sun Certification
4 3 (0.35%) PMI Certification
4 3 (0.35%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.35%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.24%) DBS Check
5 2 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.24%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.24%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.12%) MCSE
6 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (7.79%) QA
2 36 (4.25%) Accessibility
3 2 (0.24%) GDPR
3 2 (0.24%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.24%) WCAG
4 1 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (6.49%) Docker
2 2 (0.24%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 21 (2.48%) Kubernetes
2 12 (1.42%) Terraform
3 6 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.71%) Puppet
4 1 (0.12%) MIIS
Vendors
1 129 (15.23%) Microsoft
2 48 (5.67%) Adobe
3 34 (4.01%) Google
3 34 (4.01%) Xamarin
4 18 (2.13%) Oracle
5 17 (2.01%) WooCommerce
6 16 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (1.18%) ServiceNow
7 10 (1.18%) Zend
8 9 (1.06%) HubSpot
8 9 (1.06%) Telerik
9 8 (0.94%) TIBCO
10 7 (0.83%) hybris
11 6 (0.71%) InterSystems
11 6 (0.71%) SAP
12 5 (0.59%) Facebook
12 5 (0.59%) Nintex
12 5 (0.59%) Spotify
13 4 (0.47%) BT
13 4 (0.47%) IBM