Period
to 3 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 3 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
England > North of England
6 months to
3 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 17 17 14
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3 -2
Permanent jobs citing CSS 1,049 1,983 2,959
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 11.11% 10.17% 12.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.92% 27.94% 31.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,061 1,810 2,826
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +3.90%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 North of England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,897 7,097 9,404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 41.27% 36.40% 40.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3,371 5,650 7,980
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +5.26%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing CSS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for CSS in the North of England

CSS
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CSS in the North of England.

Salary trend for CSS in the North of England

CSS
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing CSS in the North of England over the 6 months to 3 August 2020.

Salary histogram for CSS in the North of England

CSS
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the North of England region over the 6 months to 3 August 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
North West +3 636 £45,000 +5.88% 163
Yorkshire +15 346 £41,500 +3.75% 95
North East +4 67 £42,500 - 35
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 North of England region with a requirement for CSS.

1 945 (90.09%) HTML
2 851 (81.12%) JavaScript
3 406 (38.70%) Agile Software Development
4 382 (36.42%) .NET
5 378 (36.03%) AngularJS
6 364 (34.70%) C#
7 295 (28.12%) Git (software)
8 288 (27.45%) SQL
9 286 (27.26%) MVC
9 286 (27.26%) HTML5
10 264 (25.17%) PHP
11 251 (23.93%) React
12 241 (22.97%) Front End Development
13 219 (20.88%) ASP.NET
14 215 (20.50%) User Experience
15 214 (20.40%) jQuery
16 201 (19.16%) CSS3
17 194 (18.49%) Web Development
18 193 (18.40%) Node.js
19 189 (18.02%) SQL Server
20 165 (15.73%) Azure
21 147 (14.01%) MySQL
22 145 (13.82%) DevOps
23 143 (13.63%) Vue.js
24 131 (12.49%) .NET Core
25 125 (11.92%) Java
26 123 (11.73%) ASP.NET Web API
27 118 (11.25%) Problem-Solving
28 117 (11.15%) TypeScript
28 117 (11.15%) Software Engineering

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 78 (7.44%) CMS
2 56 (5.34%) WordPress
3 41 (3.91%) Apache
4 29 (2.76%) nginx
5 15 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
5 15 (1.43%) SharePoint
6 13 (1.24%) IIS
7 11 (1.05%) ExpressionEngine
7 11 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
8 10 (0.95%) Jadu
9 9 (0.86%) Umbraco
10 7 (0.67%) Liferay
11 6 (0.57%) Drupal
11 6 (0.57%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.38%) SilverStripe
13 2 (0.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 2 (0.19%) Confluence
13 2 (0.19%) JBoss
13 2 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 28 (2.67%) Photoshop
2 17 (1.62%) Adobe Illustrator
3 16 (1.53%) Sketch
4 9 (0.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (0.86%) InVision
5 6 (0.57%) Chatbot
6 4 (0.38%) Adobe XD
7 2 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.095%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.095%) InDesign
8 1 (0.095%) MadCap Flare
8 1 (0.095%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 52 (4.96%) Magento
2 15 (1.43%) Shopify
3 13 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (1.14%) Remedy ITSM
5 8 (0.76%) SDL Web 8
6 1 (0.095%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.095%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.095%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 165 (15.73%) Azure
2 105 (10.01%) AWS
3 38 (3.62%) npm
4 35 (3.34%) SaaS
5 30 (2.86%) GitHub
5 30 (2.86%) Serverless
6 24 (2.29%) GCP
7 17 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
8 16 (1.53%) Power Platform
9 10 (0.95%) Dynamics 365
10 8 (0.76%) AWS Lambda
10 8 (0.76%) PaaS
11 7 (0.67%) Amazon ECS
12 6 (0.57%) Amazon Cognito
12 6 (0.57%) Amazon S3
12 6 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
12 6 (0.57%) Office 365
13 5 (0.48%) PowerApps
14 4 (0.38%) Amazon Kinesis
14 4 (0.38%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.91%) HTTP
2 19 (1.81%) Internet
3 10 (0.95%) Intranet
4 7 (0.67%) SSL
5 6 (0.57%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.48%) Bluetooth
6 5 (0.48%) Ethernet
6 5 (0.48%) MQTT
6 5 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (0.38%) Broadband
7 4 (0.38%) Skype
8 3 (0.29%) Wireless
9 2 (0.19%) RFID
10 1 (0.095%) DNS
10 1 (0.095%) Extranet
10 1 (0.095%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.095%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (18.02%) SQL Server
2 147 (14.01%) MySQL
3 77 (7.34%) NoSQL
4 65 (6.20%) Relational Database
5 45 (4.29%) MongoDB
6 22 (2.10%) RDBMS
7 17 (1.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 15 (1.43%) Power BI
9 14 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (0.76%) Azure SQL Database
11 8 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (0.76%) Redis
12 7 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
14 4 (0.38%) Amazon Athena
14 4 (0.38%) SQL Server 2016
15 3 (0.29%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 295 (28.12%) Git (software)
2 64 (6.10%) JIRA
3 55 (5.24%) webpack
4 49 (4.67%) Selenium
5 46 (4.39%) Subversion
6 40 (3.81%) gulp
7 39 (3.72%) Team Foundation Server
8 34 (3.24%) Grunt
9 33 (3.15%) Visual Studio
10 32 (3.05%) Jenkins
10 32 (3.05%) NUnit
11 23 (2.19%) PHPUnit
12 20 (1.91%) Mercurial
13 17 (1.62%) git-flow
14 16 (1.53%) MSTest
14 16 (1.53%) SoapUI
15 15 (1.43%) Babel
15 15 (1.43%) Cypress.io
16 14 (1.33%) Jasmine
17 13 (1.24%) Protractor
General
1 96 (9.15%) Finance
2 86 (8.20%) Marketing
3 55 (5.24%) Retail
4 20 (1.91%) Games
5 17 (1.62%) Manufacturing
6 11 (1.05%) Local Government
7 10 (0.95%) Banking
7 10 (0.95%) Public Sector
8 8 (0.76%) Back Office
8 8 (0.76%) Publishing
9 7 (0.67%) Advertising
10 5 (0.48%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.38%) Automotive
11 4 (0.38%) Law
12 3 (0.29%) Legal
12 3 (0.29%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.095%) Electronics
13 1 (0.095%) Military
Job Titles
1 880 (83.89%) Developer
2 202 (19.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 164 (15.63%) PHP Developer
4 163 (15.54%) Senior Developer
5 146 (13.92%) .NET Developer
6 119 (11.34%) Software Developer
7 95 (9.06%) Web Developer
8 87 (8.29%) C# Developer
9 70 (6.67%) Software Engineer
10 65 (6.20%) JavaScript Developer
11 63 (6.01%) React Developer
12 62 (5.91%) Full Stack Developer
13 52 (4.96%) C# .NET Developer
14 47 (4.48%) Angular Developer
15 38 (3.62%) Senior Front-End Developer
16 36 (3.43%) PHP Web Developer
17 35 (3.34%) C# Software Developer
18 34 (3.24%) UI Developer
19 29 (2.76%) .NET Software Developer
20 26 (2.48%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 945 (90.09%) HTML
2 382 (36.42%) .NET
3 378 (36.03%) AngularJS
4 286 (27.26%) HTML5
5 251 (23.93%) React
6 219 (20.88%) ASP.NET
7 214 (20.40%) jQuery
8 201 (19.16%) CSS3
9 193 (18.40%) Node.js
10 143 (13.63%) Vue.js
11 131 (12.49%) .NET Core
12 123 (11.73%) ASP.NET Web API
13 113 (10.77%) ASP.NET MVC
13 113 (10.77%) RESTful
14 107 (10.20%) Sass
14 107 (10.20%) Web Services
15 101 (9.63%) XML
16 92 (8.77%) .NET Framework
17 91 (8.67%) Laravel
18 87 (8.29%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 215 (20.50%) User Experience
2 97 (9.25%) Greenfield Project
3 84 (8.01%) Mobile App
4 53 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
6 22 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
7 18 (1.72%) Data Structures
8 17 (1.62%) Algorithms
9 14 (1.33%) Blog
10 10 (0.95%) NHS
11 9 (0.86%) Cloud Native
12 8 (0.76%) Driving Licence
13 7 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
14 6 (0.57%) Graphic Design
14 6 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
14 6 (0.57%) Wiki
15 5 (0.48%) Embedded Systems
15 5 (0.48%) Online Games
15 5 (0.48%) Social Media
16 4 (0.38%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 68 (6.48%) Linux
2 29 (2.76%) Windows
3 17 (1.62%) Android
4 16 (1.53%) Apple iOS
5 9 (0.86%) CentOS
5 9 (0.86%) Windows Server
6 7 (0.67%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.38%) Debian
7 4 (0.38%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.38%) Windows 10
7 4 (0.38%) Windows Server 2016
8 3 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.19%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 406 (38.70%) Agile Software Development
2 286 (27.26%) MVC
3 241 (22.97%) Front End Development
4 194 (18.49%) Web Development
5 145 (13.82%) DevOps
6 118 (11.25%) Problem-Solving
7 117 (11.15%) Software Engineering
8 114 (10.87%) OO
9 110 (10.49%) E-Commerce
9 110 (10.49%) TDD
9 110 (10.49%) Test Automation
10 95 (9.06%) SDLC
11 94 (8.96%) Scrum
12 87 (8.29%) Responsive Web Design
13 83 (7.91%) Microservices
14 82 (7.82%) OOP
15 73 (6.96%) Continuous Integration
16 70 (6.67%) Mentoring
17 66 (6.29%) BDD
18 48 (4.58%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 851 (81.12%) JavaScript
2 364 (34.70%) C#
3 288 (27.45%) SQL
4 264 (25.17%) PHP
5 125 (11.92%) Java
6 117 (11.15%) TypeScript
7 72 (6.86%) Python
8 68 (6.48%) ES6
9 35 (3.34%) T-SQL
10 30 (2.86%) C++
11 27 (2.57%) Ruby
12 20 (1.91%) Kotlin
12 20 (1.91%) PL/SQL
13 18 (1.72%) Scala
14 15 (1.43%) VB.NET
15 14 (1.33%) C
15 14 (1.33%) PHP 7
16 12 (1.14%) PowerShell
17 11 (1.05%) Groovy
17 11 (1.05%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 66 (6.29%) Degree
2 21 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (0.76%) DBS Check
3 8 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (0.48%) PhD
5 4 (0.38%) AWS Certification
6 3 (0.29%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.29%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.19%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.095%) AAT
8 1 (0.095%) ACCA
8 1 (0.095%) CIMA
8 1 (0.095%) MCAD
8 1 (0.095%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.095%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (4.77%) QA
2 7 (0.67%) GDPR
2 7 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.38%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.095%) PMO
4 1 (0.095%) SLA
4 1 (0.095%) WCAG
System Software
1 81 (7.72%) Docker
2 4 (0.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.38%) Firmware
2 4 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 50 (4.77%) Kubernetes
2 15 (1.43%) Terraform
3 14 (1.33%) cPanel
4 4 (0.38%) Kibana
4 4 (0.38%) logstash
5 3 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.19%) Ansible
6 2 (0.19%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.095%) Plesk
7 1 (0.095%) Puppet
Vendors
1 115 (10.96%) Microsoft
2 37 (3.53%) Zend
3 34 (3.24%) Oracle
4 29 (2.76%) Adobe
5 17 (1.62%) Atlassian
6 16 (1.53%) ServiceNow
6 16 (1.53%) Xamarin
7 15 (1.43%) Google
8 14 (1.33%) Remedy
8 14 (1.33%) SolarWinds
9 11 (1.05%) Sitecore
10 7 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (0.57%) Autodesk
11 6 (0.57%) Hitachi
11 6 (0.57%) Splunk
12 5 (0.48%) Alteryx
12 5 (0.48%) NVIDIA
12 5 (0.48%) Tableau
13 4 (0.38%) VMware
14 3 (0.29%) Perforce