Period
to 25 January 2022

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 25 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
England > Midlands
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 20 13 14
Rank change year-on-year -7 +1 +3
Permanent jobs citing CSS 939 710 1,207
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 8.96% 12.68% 11.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.52% 32.75% 36.27%
Number of salaries quoted 621 624 1,101
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,400 £26,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £31,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.24% +6.25% +2.56%
75th Percentile £58,750 £52,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £63,250 £61,250 £56,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 3,293 2,168 3,328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 31.42% 38.71% 31.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2,442 1,849 2,952
10th Percentile £31,301 £30,200 £27,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +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 25 January 2022.

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 25 January 2022. 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
Jobs
West Midlands -9 556 £47,500 +11.76% 134
East Midlands -10 353 £45,612 +14.03% 81
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, 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.

1 871 (92.76%) HTML
2 771 (82.11%) JavaScript
3 368 (39.19%) C#
4 349 (37.17%) HTML5
5 333 (35.46%) Agile Software Development
6 277 (29.50%) AngularJS
7 269 (28.65%) React
8 257 (27.37%) .NET
9 240 (25.56%) Java
9 240 (25.56%) CSS3
9 240 (25.56%) Front End Development
10 232 (24.71%) Full Stack Development
11 229 (24.39%) Python
12 228 (24.28%) Git (software)
13 216 (23.00%) Microsoft
14 205 (21.83%) User Experience
15 190 (20.23%) MVC
16 185 (19.70%) SQL
16 185 (19.70%) Web Development
17 183 (19.49%) PHP
18 180 (19.17%) SQL Server
19 170 (18.10%) OO
20 167 (17.78%) Scrum
20 167 (17.78%) jQuery
21 159 (16.93%) Problem-Solving
22 153 (16.29%) ASP.NET
23 152 (16.19%) RESTful
24 143 (15.23%) Azure
25 136 (14.48%) Sass
25 136 (14.48%) Social Skills

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 70 (7.45%) CMS
2 29 (3.09%) Umbraco
3 24 (2.56%) WordPress
4 17 (1.81%) Confluence
5 14 (1.49%) GeoServer
6 12 (1.28%) IIS
7 11 (1.17%) SharePoint
8 10 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
9 9 (0.96%) Apache
9 9 (0.96%) nginx
10 6 (0.64%) Liferay
11 4 (0.43%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.32%) Drupal
13 2 (0.21%) Joomla!
13 2 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.11%) ArcGIS
14 1 (0.11%) ExpressionEngine
14 1 (0.11%) Mendix
14 1 (0.11%) Moodle
14 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 24 (2.56%) Photoshop
2 19 (2.02%) Adobe Illustrator
2 19 (2.02%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (1.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 16 (1.70%) Sketch
5 13 (1.38%) InVision
6 11 (1.17%) OmniGraffle
7 3 (0.32%) Adobe XD
7 3 (0.32%) InDesign
8 1 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.11%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.11%) MadCap Flare
8 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Excel
8 1 (0.11%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 33 (3.51%) Magento
2 12 (1.28%) Shopify
3 4 (0.43%) OpenCart
4 2 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.21%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.11%) Maximo
5 1 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 143 (15.23%) Azure
2 127 (13.53%) SaaS
3 114 (12.14%) AWS
4 26 (2.77%) npm
5 24 (2.56%) GitHub
6 16 (1.70%) Power Platform
7 15 (1.60%) Firebase
8 14 (1.49%) Serverless
8 14 (1.49%) Yarn
9 13 (1.38%) GCP
9 13 (1.38%) Google Analytics
9 13 (1.38%) Microsoft 365
10 12 (1.28%) AWS Lambda
11 9 (0.96%) GitHub Actions
12 8 (0.85%) Figma
12 8 (0.85%) PaaS
13 7 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 7 (0.75%) Azure Service Bus
13 7 (0.75%) PowerApps
14 6 (0.64%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 40 (4.26%) HTTP
2 30 (3.19%) Internet
3 6 (0.64%) LAN
3 6 (0.64%) SNMP
3 6 (0.64%) VLAN
3 6 (0.64%) WAN
3 6 (0.64%) Wireless
4 5 (0.53%) DNS
4 5 (0.53%) FTP
4 5 (0.53%) SMTP
4 5 (0.53%) SSH
5 2 (0.21%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.21%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.11%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (19.17%) SQL Server
2 105 (11.18%) MySQL
3 66 (7.03%) Relational Database
4 39 (4.15%) PostgreSQL
5 27 (2.88%) Redis
6 24 (2.56%) MongoDB
7 20 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (1.81%) GIS
9 14 (1.49%) NoSQL
9 14 (1.49%) QGIS
10 11 (1.17%) Big Data
10 11 (1.17%) SQL Server 2016
11 8 (0.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 8 (0.85%) Data Lake
11 8 (0.85%) Oracle Database
11 8 (0.85%) Power BI
12 7 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
14 5 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 228 (24.28%) Git (software)
2 60 (6.39%) gulp
3 43 (4.58%) JIRA
4 42 (4.47%) Jenkins
5 38 (4.05%) webpack
6 37 (3.94%) Grunt
7 24 (2.56%) Selenium
7 24 (2.56%) Visual Studio
8 14 (1.49%) git-flow
8 14 (1.49%) Jasmine
8 14 (1.49%) Mocha
8 14 (1.49%) PHPUnit
9 13 (1.38%) NUnit
9 13 (1.38%) Subversion
9 13 (1.38%) Xdebug
10 8 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (0.85%) Codeship
10 8 (0.85%) Cypress.io
10 8 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (0.75%) Postman
General
1 136 (14.48%) Social Skills
2 73 (7.77%) Marketing
3 51 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (4.79%) Finance
5 40 (4.26%) Manufacturing
6 32 (3.41%) Retail
7 27 (2.88%) Automotive
8 25 (2.66%) Telecoms
9 24 (2.56%) Law
10 21 (2.24%) Billing
11 18 (1.92%) Public Sector
12 13 (1.38%) Organisational Skills
13 9 (0.96%) Local Government
13 9 (0.96%) Publishing
14 8 (0.85%) Documentation Skills
14 8 (0.85%) Games
14 8 (0.85%) Legal
15 7 (0.75%) Banking
15 7 (0.75%) Inclusion and Diversity
16 4 (0.43%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 806 (85.84%) Developer
2 256 (27.26%) Software Developer
3 196 (20.87%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 150 (15.97%) Senior Developer
5 122 (12.99%) .NET Developer
6 114 (12.14%) Trainee
6 114 (12.14%) Trainee Developer
6 114 (12.14%) Trainee Software Developer
7 82 (8.73%) C# Developer
8 72 (7.67%) Full Stack Developer
9 68 (7.24%) Web Developer
10 64 (6.82%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 61 (6.50%) PHP Developer
12 46 (4.90%) Lead Developer
13 44 (4.69%) .NET Software Developer
14 41 (4.37%) Designer
15 40 (4.26%) C# Software Developer
16 34 (3.62%) Java Developer
17 33 (3.51%) Software Engineer
18 31 (3.30%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 871 (92.76%) HTML
2 349 (37.17%) HTML5
3 277 (29.50%) AngularJS
4 269 (28.65%) React
5 257 (27.37%) .NET
6 240 (25.56%) CSS3
7 167 (17.78%) jQuery
8 153 (16.29%) ASP.NET
9 152 (16.19%) RESTful
10 136 (14.48%) Sass
11 114 (12.14%) Java SE
12 97 (10.33%) Web Services
13 89 (9.48%) Vue.js
14 76 (8.09%) REST
15 74 (7.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 73 (7.77%) ASP.NET MVC
17 70 (7.45%) .NET Framework
17 70 (7.45%) XML
18 68 (7.24%) Node.js
19 63 (6.71%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 205 (21.83%) User Experience
2 116 (12.35%) Data Structures
3 57 (6.07%) Greenfield Project
4 48 (5.11%) Self-Motivation
5 43 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
6 38 (4.05%) Mobile App
7 28 (2.98%) e-Health
8 27 (2.88%) Virtual Team
9 23 (2.45%) Legacy Code
10 20 (2.13%) Management Information System
11 19 (2.02%) e-Learning
12 17 (1.81%) Public Cloud
13 14 (1.49%) Data Protection Act
14 9 (0.96%) Social Media
15 8 (0.85%) Tandem
16 7 (0.75%) Graphic Design
16 7 (0.75%) W3C
17 5 (0.53%) Client/Server
17 5 (0.53%) Linux Command Line
18 4 (0.43%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 75 (7.99%) Linux
2 36 (3.83%) Windows
3 26 (2.77%) Apple iOS
4 25 (2.66%) Android
5 19 (2.02%) Ubuntu
6 16 (1.70%) Unix
7 8 (0.85%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.21%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 333 (35.46%) Agile Software Development
2 240 (25.56%) Front End Development
3 232 (24.71%) Full Stack Development
4 190 (20.23%) MVC
5 185 (19.70%) Web Development
6 170 (18.10%) OO
7 167 (17.78%) Scrum
8 159 (16.93%) Problem-Solving
9 130 (13.84%) OOP
10 114 (12.14%) Functional Programming
11 107 (11.40%) UX Design
12 91 (9.69%) Mentoring
13 84 (8.95%) SDLC
14 78 (8.31%) Software Engineering
15 74 (7.88%) DevOps
16 72 (7.67%) Web Design
17 71 (7.56%) Data Privacy
17 71 (7.56%) Unit Testing
18 69 (7.35%) E-Commerce
19 65 (6.92%) CI/CD
Programming Languages
1 771 (82.11%) JavaScript
2 368 (39.19%) C#
3 240 (25.56%) Java
4 229 (24.39%) Python
5 185 (19.70%) SQL
6 183 (19.49%) PHP
7 125 (13.31%) TypeScript
8 114 (12.14%) Java 8
9 47 (5.01%) VB.NET
10 40 (4.26%) T-SQL
11 24 (2.56%) ES6
12 22 (2.34%) Ruby
12 22 (2.34%) XAML
13 11 (1.17%) Go
14 10 (1.06%) VBA
15 8 (0.85%) PL/SQL
16 7 (0.75%) Apex Code
16 7 (0.75%) PowerShell
16 7 (0.75%) SOQL
16 7 (0.75%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 114 (12.14%) CIW
1 114 (12.14%) OCA
1 114 (12.14%) OCP
1 114 (12.14%) Oracle Certification
2 109 (11.61%) Degree
3 38 (4.05%) Computer Science Degree
4 26 (2.77%) Security Cleared
5 21 (2.24%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.43%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.32%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.21%) ISEB
8 2 (0.21%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.21%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.11%) MCAD
9 1 (0.11%) MCPD
9 1 (0.11%) MCSD
9 1 (0.11%) MCSE
9 1 (0.11%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (10.22%) QA
2 38 (4.05%) Accessibility
3 10 (1.06%) SLA
4 4 (0.43%) WCAG
5 1 (0.11%) GDPR
System Software
1 37 (3.94%) Docker
2 13 (1.38%) Varnish
3 3 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (1.49%) Kubernetes
2 10 (1.06%) Terraform
3 1 (0.11%) Argo
3 1 (0.11%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 216 (23.00%) Microsoft
2 127 (13.53%) Oracle
3 51 (5.43%) Xamarin
4 49 (5.22%) Adobe
5 26 (2.77%) Google
6 21 (2.24%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (0.96%) ServiceNow
7 9 (0.96%) Telerik
8 6 (0.64%) WooCommerce
9 5 (0.53%) Facebook
9 5 (0.53%) HubSpot
9 5 (0.53%) hybris
9 5 (0.53%) NEC
10 4 (0.43%) SAP
11 3 (0.32%) HP
11 3 (0.32%) Nintex
12 2 (0.21%) Agilent
12 2 (0.21%) Northgate
12 2 (0.21%) Sencha
13 1 (0.11%) New Relic