Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
England > North of England
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 18 14 13
Rank change year-on-year -4 -1 -1
Permanent jobs citing CSS 1,571 2,329 3,333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 9.88% 12.26% 13.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.48% 31.32% 32.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1,364 1,946 2,976
North of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £56,250
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 6,165 7,437 10,240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 38.79% 39.14% 41.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5,155 6,141 8,767
North of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing CSS as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in the North of England over the 6 months to 19 February 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 19 February 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 -4 929 £45,000 - 400
Yorkshire -6 522 £40,000 - 182
North East -4 120 £37,500 - 70
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 1,464 (93.19%) HTML
2 1,272 (80.97%) JavaScript
3 664 (42.27%) Agile Software Development
4 603 (38.38%) .NET
5 596 (37.94%) C#
6 527 (33.55%) MVC
7 525 (33.42%) AngularJS
8 428 (27.24%) SQL
9 395 (25.14%) PHP
10 385 (24.51%) HTML5
11 382 (24.32%) jQuery
12 353 (22.47%) Front End Development
13 345 (21.96%) React
14 342 (21.77%) SQL Server
15 340 (21.64%) ASP.NET
16 335 (21.32%) Git (software)
17 292 (18.59%) Web Development
18 285 (18.14%) Azure
19 277 (17.63%) MySQL
20 253 (16.10%) AWS
21 249 (15.85%) Node.js
22 248 (15.79%) Web Services
23 247 (15.72%) CSS3
24 244 (15.53%) Vue.js
25 243 (15.47%) Sass
26 231 (14.70%) Microsoft
27 220 (14.00%) Laravel
28 217 (13.81%) TDD
29 214 (13.62%) User Experience
30 213 (13.56%) OO

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
1 107 (6.81%) CMS
2 65 (4.14%) WordPress
3 35 (2.23%) Umbraco
4 24 (1.53%) Drupal
5 22 (1.40%) Apache
6 18 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
7 14 (0.89%) IIS
8 12 (0.76%) SharePoint
9 11 (0.70%) Cloud Foundry
9 11 (0.70%) Confluence
9 11 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
10 10 (0.64%) nginx
11 9 (0.57%) Tomcat
12 8 (0.51%) ColdFusion
13 7 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
14 5 (0.32%) Jupyter
14 5 (0.32%) Kentico
15 4 (0.25%) Appian
15 4 (0.25%) Moodle
16 3 (0.19%) JBoss
Applications
1 37 (2.36%) Photoshop
2 18 (1.15%) Sketch
3 15 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
4 12 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
4 12 (0.76%) UserZoom
5 10 (0.64%) InVision
6 8 (0.51%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.32%) Chatbot
8 5 (0.32%) InDesign
9 4 (0.25%) Adobe XD
9 4 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 3 (0.19%) Microsoft Excel
11 1 (0.064%) Camtasia
11 1 (0.064%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.064%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 65 (4.14%) Magento
2 26 (1.65%) Shopify
3 19 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.32%) SDL Web 8
5 3 (0.19%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.13%) Epicor Tropos
6 2 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.064%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 285 (18.14%) Azure
2 253 (16.10%) AWS
3 59 (3.76%) GitHub
4 53 (3.37%) GCP
5 26 (1.65%) Serverless
6 23 (1.46%) SaaS
7 20 (1.27%) npm
8 19 (1.21%) Power Platform
9 18 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
10 17 (1.08%) Amazon S3
11 15 (0.95%) Amazon ECS
12 14 (0.89%) AWS Lambda
13 13 (0.83%) AWS IoT
13 13 (0.83%) PaaS
14 12 (0.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 12 (0.76%) Amazon Kinesis
14 12 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
14 12 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
15 9 (0.57%) Firebase
16 8 (0.51%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.21%) HTTP
2 13 (0.83%) RFID
3 11 (0.70%) Internet
4 10 (0.64%) SSL
5 7 (0.45%) AMQP
6 4 (0.25%) HTTPS
6 4 (0.25%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.064%) DNS
8 1 (0.064%) Intranet
8 1 (0.064%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 342 (21.77%) SQL Server
2 277 (17.63%) MySQL
3 104 (6.62%) NoSQL
4 99 (6.30%) Relational Database
5 86 (5.47%) MongoDB
6 37 (2.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 32 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
8 27 (1.72%) RDBMS
9 19 (1.21%) Power BI
10 17 (1.08%) Redis
10 17 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 14 (0.89%) Neo4j
11 14 (0.89%) SQL Server 2016
12 13 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (0.76%) Amazon Athena
13 12 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 9 (0.57%) DB2
15 8 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
15 8 (0.51%) RavenDB
16 7 (0.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 335 (21.32%) Git (software)
2 90 (5.73%) JIRA
3 86 (5.47%) Visual Studio
4 69 (4.39%) gulp
5 62 (3.95%) webpack
6 61 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 50 (3.18%) Selenium
7 50 (3.18%) Subversion
8 43 (2.74%) Grunt
9 33 (2.10%) Jenkins
10 30 (1.91%) GitLab
11 27 (1.72%) NUnit
12 26 (1.65%) Mercurial
13 21 (1.34%) MSTest
14 17 (1.08%) PHPUnit
15 16 (1.02%) Jasmine
16 15 (0.95%) Maven
17 12 (0.76%) JUnit
17 12 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 12 (0.76%) TeamCity
General
1 161 (10.25%) Finance
2 103 (6.56%) Retail
3 81 (5.16%) Marketing
4 41 (2.61%) Manufacturing
5 35 (2.23%) Banking
6 18 (1.15%) Automotive
7 17 (1.08%) Advertising
8 16 (1.02%) Public Sector
9 12 (0.76%) Legal
10 11 (0.70%) Telecoms
11 9 (0.57%) Games
12 8 (0.51%) Back Office
13 7 (0.45%) Electronics
13 7 (0.45%) Housing Association
13 7 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.32%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.32%) Law
14 5 (0.32%) Multimedia
14 5 (0.32%) Publishing
15 1 (0.064%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1,282 (81.60%) Developer
2 281 (17.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 244 (15.53%) Senior Developer
4 233 (14.83%) PHP Developer
5 213 (13.56%) .NET Developer
6 198 (12.60%) Software Developer
7 185 (11.78%) C# Developer
8 112 (7.13%) Web Developer
9 107 (6.81%) JavaScript Developer
10 96 (6.11%) Software Engineer
11 91 (5.79%) C# .NET Developer
11 91 (5.79%) Full Stack Developer
12 86 (5.47%) Junior
13 78 (4.96%) Junior Developer
14 72 (4.58%) React Developer
15 68 (4.33%) Angular Developer
16 61 (3.88%) HTML Developer
17 60 (3.82%) Java Developer
18 55 (3.50%) Senior Front-End Developer
19 47 (2.99%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,464 (93.19%) HTML
2 603 (38.38%) .NET
3 525 (33.42%) AngularJS
4 385 (24.51%) HTML5
5 382 (24.32%) jQuery
6 345 (21.96%) React
7 340 (21.64%) ASP.NET
8 249 (15.85%) Node.js
9 248 (15.79%) Web Services
10 247 (15.72%) CSS3
11 244 (15.53%) Vue.js
12 243 (15.47%) Sass
13 220 (14.00%) Laravel
14 171 (10.88%) ASP.NET MVC
15 170 (10.82%) .NET Framework
16 151 (9.61%) REST
17 149 (9.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 145 (9.23%) .NET Core
19 142 (9.04%) RESTful
20 135 (8.59%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 214 (13.62%) User Experience
2 210 (13.37%) Greenfield Project
3 146 (9.29%) Mobile App
4 52 (3.31%) Self-Motivation
5 37 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
7 20 (1.27%) Data Structures
8 16 (1.02%) Algorithms
8 16 (1.02%) Blog
9 15 (0.95%) Cloud Native
9 15 (0.95%) Linux Command Line
10 14 (0.89%) Driving Licence
11 11 (0.70%) Video\Live Streaming
12 10 (0.64%) Graphic Design
12 10 (0.64%) NHS
12 10 (0.64%) Smartphone
13 9 (0.57%) Animation
13 9 (0.57%) EPoS
13 9 (0.57%) Life Science
14 7 (0.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 104 (6.62%) Android
2 78 (4.96%) Apple iOS
3 67 (4.26%) Linux
4 61 (3.88%) Windows
5 18 (1.15%) Unix
6 12 (0.76%) VMS
7 8 (0.51%) Windows 7
7 8 (0.51%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.19%) AIX
8 3 (0.19%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.13%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.064%) Debian
10 1 (0.064%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.064%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 664 (42.27%) Agile Software Development
2 527 (33.55%) MVC
3 353 (22.47%) Front End Development
4 292 (18.59%) Web Development
5 217 (13.81%) TDD
6 213 (13.56%) OO
7 189 (12.03%) Software Engineering
8 184 (11.71%) Scrum
9 180 (11.46%) DevOps
10 177 (11.27%) E-Commerce
11 117 (7.45%) Test Automation
12 113 (7.19%) BDD
13 110 (7.00%) Problem-Solving
13 110 (7.00%) Responsive Web Design
14 109 (6.94%) Mentoring
15 108 (6.87%) Microservices
16 98 (6.24%) SDLC
17 93 (5.92%) OOP
18 87 (5.54%) Unit Testing
19 82 (5.22%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 1,272 (80.97%) JavaScript
2 596 (37.94%) C#
3 428 (27.24%) SQL
4 395 (25.14%) PHP
5 213 (13.56%) Java
6 138 (8.78%) TypeScript
7 118 (7.51%) Python
8 73 (4.65%) ES6
9 67 (4.26%) T-SQL
10 39 (2.48%) VB.NET
11 38 (2.42%) VB
12 25 (1.59%) C++
12 25 (1.59%) VB6
13 23 (1.46%) Java 8
14 18 (1.15%) Ruby
15 17 (1.08%) Objective-C
16 16 (1.02%) Apple Swift
16 16 (1.02%) PL/SQL
17 13 (0.83%) Go
18 12 (0.76%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 118 (7.51%) Degree
2 27 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (1.46%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (0.89%) DBS Check
5 12 (0.76%) MCSD
6 11 (0.70%) CIW
7 9 (0.57%) AWS Certification
8 7 (0.45%) OCA
8 7 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
8 7 (0.45%) Security Cleared
9 4 (0.25%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.13%) MCAD
11 1 (0.064%) ACCA
11 1 (0.064%) CIMA
11 1 (0.064%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.064%) MCSA
11 1 (0.064%) MCSE
11 1 (0.064%) PhD
11 1 (0.064%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.064%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (4.39%) QA
2 34 (2.16%) GDPR
3 26 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.32%) WCAG
5 1 (0.064%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.064%) PMO
5 1 (0.064%) SLA
System Software
1 144 (9.17%) Docker
2 4 (0.25%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.13%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.064%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 60 (3.82%) Kubernetes
2 29 (1.85%) Terraform
3 23 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (0.89%) Kibana
5 12 (0.76%) logstash
6 9 (0.57%) Ansible
7 8 (0.51%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (0.19%) cPanel
8 3 (0.19%) Ganglia
8 3 (0.19%) Nagios
8 3 (0.19%) Prometheus
8 3 (0.19%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.13%) Consul
9 2 (0.13%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.13%) Grafana
10 1 (0.064%) Rancher
10 1 (0.064%) SCOM
Vendors
1 231 (14.70%) Microsoft
2 51 (3.25%) Xamarin
3 50 (3.18%) Google
4 47 (2.99%) Adobe
5 43 (2.74%) Zend
6 33 (2.10%) Oracle
7 27 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
8 26 (1.65%) Sitecore
9 19 (1.21%) Atlassian
9 19 (1.21%) Splunk
10 8 (0.51%) ServiceNow
11 6 (0.38%) New Relic
12 5 (0.32%) Autodesk
12 5 (0.32%) IBM
12 5 (0.32%) Perforce
12 5 (0.32%) TOWER Software
12 5 (0.32%) WooCommerce
13 4 (0.25%) Facebook
13 4 (0.25%) SAP
14 3 (0.19%) Marketo