Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 19 13
Rank change year-on-year -6 -6 +4
Permanent jobs citing CSS 477 577 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 8.92% 10.43% 12.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.25% 27.09% 33.55%
Number of salaries quoted 313 415 449
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,400
90th Percentile £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK median annual salary £46,000 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.79% +5.29% +6.25%

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 Scotland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,144 2,130 2,015
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 40.11% 38.51% 38.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,437 1,377 1,213
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,550
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £59,750
UK median annual salary £51,200 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.40% +5.26% +5.56%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing CSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Scotland

CSS
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CSS in Scotland.

Salary trend for CSS in Scotland

CSS
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Scotland over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for CSS in Scotland

CSS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 October 2018. 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
Glasgow -6 223 £45,000 +5.88% 40
Edinburgh +1 215 £45,000 +12.50% 64
Aberdeen +1 8 £42,500 +21.43% 3
Dundee +11 6 £39,500 +12.86% 4
Fife +5 4 £39,000 -11.36% 2
South Ayrshire - 3 £50,000 -
Scottish Borders - 3 - -
Lanarkshire +2 2 £40,000 - 1
West Lothian -27 2 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Midlothian - 2 £37,500 - 1
South Lanarkshire +3 1 £40,000 -13.51% 4
Stirling -3 1 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Aberdeenshire - 1 £37,500 -
Ayrshire - 1 £27,500 -
Renfrewshire - 1 - - 2
West Dunbartonshire - 1 - -
CSS
UK

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for CSS.

1 446 (93.50%) HTML
2 393 (82.39%) JavaScript
3 233 (48.85%) AngularJS
4 218 (45.70%) Agile Software Development
5 182 (38.16%) HTML5
6 177 (37.11%) C#
7 175 (36.69%) SQL
8 173 (36.27%) MVC
9 166 (34.80%) .NET
10 160 (33.54%) Java
11 143 (29.98%) jQuery
12 136 (28.51%) SQL Server
13 135 (28.30%) Git (software)
14 123 (25.79%) React
15 119 (24.95%) CSS3
16 118 (24.74%) Web Development
17 99 (20.75%) ASP.NET
18 94 (19.71%) TDD
19 88 (18.45%) Scrum
20 80 (16.77%) Software Engineering
20 80 (16.77%) Web Services
21 79 (16.56%) Front End Development
22 75 (15.72%) Finance
23 73 (15.30%) Degree
24 71 (14.88%) Microsoft Azure
24 71 (14.88%) OO
25 68 (14.26%) Continuous Integration
25 68 (14.26%) SDLC
26 63 (13.21%) Spring
26 63 (13.21%) REST

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 19 (3.98%) SharePoint
2 18 (3.77%) CMS
3 16 (3.35%) WordPress
4 15 (3.14%) Elasticsearch
5 12 (2.52%) JBoss
6 11 (2.31%) WebSphere
7 10 (2.10%) Confluence
7 10 (2.10%) Umbraco
8 9 (1.89%) Skype for Business
9 8 (1.68%) Drupal
10 4 (0.84%) Apache
10 4 (0.84%) EPiServer
10 4 (0.84%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.63%) Moodle
12 2 (0.42%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.42%) Totara
Applications
1 14 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.89%) Photoshop
3 8 (1.68%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (1.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.42%) InVision
6 1 (0.21%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.21%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.21%) Maya
6 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (2.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (2.31%) Magento
3 1 (0.21%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 71 (14.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (6.71%) npm
3 30 (6.29%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (4.82%) SaaS
5 14 (2.94%) Serverless
6 10 (2.10%) Azure Functions
7 9 (1.89%) Office 365
7 9 (1.89%) Slack
7 9 (1.89%) Yammer
8 7 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (1.47%) GitHub
9 5 (1.05%) Yarn
10 4 (0.84%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (0.63%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.42%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.35%) Intranet
2 12 (2.52%) Internet
3 9 (1.89%) Skype
4 2 (0.42%) HTTP
4 2 (0.42%) VoIP
5 1 (0.21%) Firewall
5 1 (0.21%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.21%) SSL
5 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (28.51%) SQL Server
2 41 (8.60%) MySQL
3 32 (6.71%) Relational Database
4 23 (4.82%) NoSQL
5 22 (4.61%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (3.98%) Big Data
7 16 (3.35%) MongoDB
8 14 (2.94%) RDBMS
9 9 (1.89%) QlikView
9 9 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (1.89%) SQLite
10 8 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (1.68%) Qlik Sense
11 7 (1.47%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.05%) Text Mining
13 4 (0.84%) DB2
13 4 (0.84%) MariaDB
13 4 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 3 (0.63%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 135 (28.30%) Git (software)
2 43 (9.01%) Jenkins
3 39 (8.18%) Subversion
4 34 (7.13%) Grunt
5 30 (6.29%) webpack
6 29 (6.08%) gulp
7 27 (5.66%) Eclipse
7 27 (5.66%) JUnit
8 24 (5.03%) Maven
9 22 (4.61%) Selenium
10 21 (4.40%) Bitbucket
10 21 (4.40%) Jasmine
11 20 (4.19%) Hudson
12 19 (3.98%) Cucumber
13 17 (3.56%) Gradle
13 17 (3.56%) Team Foundation Server
14 16 (3.35%) JIRA
15 14 (2.94%) Mockito
15 14 (2.94%) Visual Studio
16 10 (2.10%) TeamCity
General
1 75 (15.72%) Finance
2 27 (5.66%) Marketing
3 10 (2.10%) Banking
3 10 (2.10%) Retail
4 6 (1.26%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.05%) Electronics
5 5 (1.05%) Law
5 5 (1.05%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.84%) Billing
6 4 (0.84%) Legal
6 4 (0.84%) Multimedia
6 4 (0.84%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.63%) Advertising
7 3 (0.63%) Games
8 2 (0.42%) Local Government
9 1 (0.21%) Automotive
9 1 (0.21%) Brand Awareness
9 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.21%) Military
9 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 368 (77.15%) Developer
2 95 (19.92%) .NET Developer
3 78 (16.35%) Senior Developer
4 65 (13.63%) Java Developer
5 61 (12.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 49 (10.27%) Software Developer
7 47 (9.85%) C# Developer
8 45 (9.43%) Web Developer
9 39 (8.18%) Software Engineer
10 33 (6.92%) Lead Developer
11 30 (6.29%) C# .NET Developer
12 25 (5.24%) PHP Developer
13 24 (5.03%) Senior .NET Developer
14 23 (4.82%) Full Stack Developer
15 22 (4.61%) Junior
16 20 (4.19%) Angular Developer
17 18 (3.77%) .NET Software Developer
17 18 (3.77%) Java Engineer
17 18 (3.77%) Junior Developer
18 17 (3.56%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 446 (93.50%) HTML
2 233 (48.85%) AngularJS
3 182 (38.16%) HTML5
4 166 (34.80%) .NET
5 143 (29.98%) jQuery
6 123 (25.79%) React
7 119 (24.95%) CSS3
8 99 (20.75%) ASP.NET
9 80 (16.77%) Web Services
10 63 (13.21%) REST
10 63 (13.21%) Spring
11 62 (13.00%) RESTful
12 57 (11.95%) Sass
13 54 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC
14 46 (9.64%) Node.js
15 43 (9.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 35 (7.34%) XML
17 34 (7.13%) LESS
18 33 (6.92%) ASP.NET Web API
19 32 (6.71%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 41 (8.60%) User Experience
2 40 (8.39%) Greenfield Project
3 38 (7.97%) Fintech
4 31 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (6.50%) Computer Science
5 25 (5.24%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (3.77%) Mobile App
7 14 (2.94%) Algorithms
8 13 (2.73%) Robotics
9 11 (2.31%) Self-Motivation
10 9 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
11 8 (1.68%) Data Structures
11 8 (1.68%) Internet of Things
11 8 (1.68%) Smartphone
12 4 (0.84%) e-Learning
12 4 (0.84%) Graphic Design
13 3 (0.63%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.63%) W3C
14 2 (0.42%) Animation
14 2 (0.42%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (3.35%) Windows
2 14 (2.94%) Android
3 13 (2.73%) Linux
4 10 (2.10%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.26%) Unix
6 4 (0.84%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.21%) DC/OS
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.21%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (45.70%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (36.27%) MVC
3 118 (24.74%) Web Development
4 94 (19.71%) TDD
5 88 (18.45%) Scrum
6 80 (16.77%) Software Engineering
7 79 (16.56%) Front End Development
8 71 (14.88%) OO
9 68 (14.26%) Continuous Integration
9 68 (14.26%) SDLC
10 48 (10.06%) Mentoring
10 48 (10.06%) Microservices
11 45 (9.43%) Unit Testing
12 37 (7.76%) BDD
13 36 (7.55%) Problem-Solving
13 36 (7.55%) Test Automation
14 24 (5.03%) Analytics
15 23 (4.82%) Artificial Intelligence
16 22 (4.61%) Responsive Web Design
17 21 (4.40%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 393 (82.39%) JavaScript
2 177 (37.11%) C#
3 175 (36.69%) SQL
4 160 (33.54%) Java
5 59 (12.37%) Python
6 48 (10.06%) TypeScript
7 42 (8.81%) PHP
8 23 (4.82%) ES6
8 23 (4.82%) VB.NET
9 16 (3.35%) PL/SQL
10 13 (2.73%) Ruby
11 11 (2.31%) T-SQL
12 9 (1.89%) Kotlin
13 8 (1.68%) Java 8
14 7 (1.47%) C
14 7 (1.47%) C++
14 7 (1.47%) ES7
15 2 (0.42%) Java 9
15 2 (0.42%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.21%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 73 (15.30%) Degree
2 19 (3.98%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.21%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.21%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.21%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.77%) QA
2 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.21%) WCAG
System Software
1 17 (3.56%) Docker
2 3 (0.63%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (3.56%) Ansible
2 8 (1.68%) Kubernetes
3 7 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.84%) Puppet
4 4 (0.84%) Salt
5 1 (0.21%) Marathon
5 1 (0.21%) Mesos
5 1 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 58 (12.16%) Microsoft
2 48 (10.06%) Oracle
3 12 (2.52%) Xamarin
4 10 (2.10%) Atlassian
4 10 (2.10%) Zend
5 9 (1.89%) Tableau
6 8 (1.68%) Cognos
7 7 (1.47%) Adobe
8 6 (1.26%) Google
9 4 (0.84%) Cognizant
9 4 (0.84%) SAP
10 3 (0.63%) IBM
10 3 (0.63%) Sybase
11 2 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.42%) Samsung
11 2 (0.42%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.42%) Twitter
11 2 (0.42%) Yahoo!
12 1 (0.21%) Teradata
12 1 (0.21%) VMware