Period
to 7 December 2019

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 7 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 12 19 20
Rank change year-on-year +7 +1 -6
Permanent jobs citing CSS 579 560 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 12.74% 10.47% 10.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.35% 25.88% 25.94%
Number of salaries quoted 389 369 416
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,786 £27,750
90th Percentile £60,500 £62,500 £56,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +9.20% +2.35%

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 1,973 2,164 2,178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 43.43% 40.45% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,216 1,438 1,427
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,205 £28,650
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 7 December 2019.

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 7 December 2019. 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 +12 313 £43,000 -5.49% 49
Edinburgh -4 195 £42,000 -6.67% 44
Aberdeen +2 19 £45,000 +9.09% 3
Dundee -2 12 £39,500 - 2
West Lothian +20 11 £40,000 -15.79%
West Dunbartonshire +4 8 - -
South Lanarkshire +4 5 £37,500 -31.82%
North Lanarkshire 0 4 £40,000 -
Fife -1 4 - - 4
Stirling -2 3 £38,750 +10.71%
Aberdeenshire +1 1 - -
Lanarkshire 0 1 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Angus - 1 £45,000 -
CSS
UK

For the 6 months to 7 December 2019, 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.

1 542 (93.61%) HTML
2 474 (81.87%) JavaScript
3 292 (50.43%) Agile Software Development
4 240 (41.45%) AngularJS
5 200 (34.54%) .NET
6 190 (32.82%) C#
7 176 (30.40%) SQL
8 175 (30.22%) React
9 174 (30.05%) HTML5
10 136 (23.49%) Front End Development
11 127 (21.93%) MVC
12 126 (21.76%) Git (software)
13 116 (20.03%) Azure
14 111 (19.17%) jQuery
14 111 (19.17%) CSS3
15 108 (18.65%) Web Development
16 106 (18.31%) Java
17 104 (17.96%) ASP.NET
18 102 (17.62%) User Experience
19 97 (16.75%) SQL Server
20 86 (14.85%) TDD
21 84 (14.51%) Software Engineering
22 81 (13.99%) Finance
22 81 (13.99%) REST
23 68 (11.74%) Node.js
24 67 (11.57%) ASP.NET MVC
25 66 (11.40%) DevOps
26 65 (11.23%) Greenfield Project
27 64 (11.05%) Degree
28 62 (10.71%) .NET Core

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 22 (3.80%) SharePoint
2 18 (3.11%) CMS
3 16 (2.76%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (2.42%) Umbraco
5 13 (2.25%) Apache
6 11 (1.90%) WordPress
7 10 (1.73%) Tomcat
8 6 (1.04%) WebLogic
9 5 (0.86%) IIS
10 4 (0.69%) Confluence
10 4 (0.69%) Drupal
11 3 (0.52%) ArcGIS
11 3 (0.52%) EPiServer
11 3 (0.52%) GlassFish
11 3 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.35%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.35%) Joomla!
12 2 (0.35%) nginx
12 2 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (2.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 12 (2.07%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (2.07%) Photoshop
3 11 (1.90%) Sketch
4 8 (1.38%) RoboHelp
5 7 (1.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.52%) Adobe XD
6 3 (0.52%) Figma
6 3 (0.52%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.17%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.17%) Edge Animate
7 1 (0.17%) InVision
Business Applications
1 8 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.21%) Magento
3 4 (0.69%) Distributed Ledger
4 2 (0.35%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.17%) Shopify
5 1 (0.17%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 116 (20.03%) Azure
2 39 (6.74%) AWS
3 23 (3.97%) SaaS
4 21 (3.63%) GCP
5 15 (2.59%) Office 365
6 12 (2.07%) G Suite
6 12 (2.07%) Power Platform
7 11 (1.90%) PaaS
7 11 (1.90%) PowerApps
8 10 (1.73%) npm
9 9 (1.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 9 (1.55%) Amazon ECS
9 9 (1.55%) Amazon Kinesis
9 9 (1.55%) Amazon S3
9 9 (1.55%) AWS Lambda
9 9 (1.55%) Serverless
10 4 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 3 (0.52%) GitHub
11 3 (0.52%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.55%) HTTP
1 9 (1.55%) Internet
2 1 (0.17%) Broadband
2 1 (0.17%) Network Security
2 1 (0.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (16.75%) SQL Server
2 49 (8.46%) Big Data
3 48 (8.29%) MySQL
4 23 (3.97%) Relational Database
5 18 (3.11%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (2.25%) RDBMS
7 12 (2.07%) Power BI
8 11 (1.90%) MariaDB
9 9 (1.55%) Amazon Athena
9 9 (1.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 7 (1.21%) NoSQL
10 7 (1.21%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.52%) GIS
12 3 (0.52%) MongoDB
12 3 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.52%) Text Mining
13 2 (0.35%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 126 (21.76%) Git (software)
2 38 (6.56%) Jenkins
3 36 (6.22%) TeamCity
4 32 (5.53%) Subversion
5 20 (3.45%) Visual Studio
6 16 (2.76%) gulp
6 16 (2.76%) PostCSS
6 16 (2.76%) webpack
7 13 (2.25%) Selenium
8 12 (2.07%) Grunt
9 10 (1.73%) Jasmine
10 8 (1.38%) JIRA
11 6 (1.04%) Bitbucket
11 6 (1.04%) Cucumber
12 5 (0.86%) Eclipse
12 5 (0.86%) Gradle
12 5 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (0.69%) Bower
13 4 (0.69%) Karma Test Runner
13 4 (0.69%) Mocha
General
1 81 (13.99%) Finance
2 27 (4.66%) Marketing
2 27 (4.66%) Public Sector
3 26 (4.49%) Retail
4 21 (3.63%) Banking
5 17 (2.94%) Automotive
6 12 (2.07%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.73%) Games
8 7 (1.21%) Publishing
9 6 (1.04%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.52%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.35%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.35%) Law
11 2 (0.35%) Legal
11 2 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.17%) Advertising
12 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.17%) Electronics
12 1 (0.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 425 (73.40%) Developer
2 95 (16.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 88 (15.20%) .NET Developer
4 73 (12.61%) Senior Developer
5 64 (11.05%) Software Developer
6 58 (10.02%) Web Developer
7 52 (8.98%) Java Developer
8 51 (8.81%) Software Engineer
9 38 (6.56%) JavaScript Developer
10 34 (5.87%) PHP Developer
11 32 (5.53%) React Developer
12 27 (4.66%) Angular Developer
12 27 (4.66%) UI Developer
13 25 (4.32%) C# Developer
14 22 (3.80%) Designer
15 20 (3.45%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 19 (3.28%) Senior .NET Developer
17 18 (3.11%) HTML Developer
17 18 (3.11%) Senior Front-End Developer
18 17 (2.94%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 542 (93.61%) HTML
2 240 (41.45%) AngularJS
3 200 (34.54%) .NET
4 175 (30.22%) React
5 174 (30.05%) HTML5
6 111 (19.17%) CSS3
6 111 (19.17%) jQuery
7 104 (17.96%) ASP.NET
8 81 (13.99%) REST
9 68 (11.74%) Node.js
10 67 (11.57%) ASP.NET MVC
11 62 (10.71%) .NET Core
12 61 (10.54%) Sass
13 51 (8.81%) ASP.NET Web API
14 47 (8.12%) Web Services
15 45 (7.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 39 (6.74%) .NET Framework
17 33 (5.70%) RESTful
17 33 (5.70%) XML
18 25 (4.32%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 102 (17.62%) User Experience
2 65 (11.23%) Greenfield Project
3 32 (5.53%) Enterprise Software
4 29 (5.01%) Robotics
5 26 (4.49%) Mobile App
6 19 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (1.90%) Graphic Design
8 10 (1.73%) Self-Motivation
9 7 (1.21%) Blog
9 7 (1.21%) Internet of Things
10 5 (0.86%) Animation
10 5 (0.86%) Virtual Team
11 4 (0.69%) Cloud Native
11 4 (0.69%) Social Media
12 3 (0.52%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.52%) NHS
13 2 (0.35%) CMDB
13 2 (0.35%) Life Science
13 2 (0.35%) Social Gaming
13 2 (0.35%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 40 (6.91%) Linux
2 30 (5.18%) Android
3 25 (4.32%) Apple iOS
4 11 (1.90%) Windows
5 6 (1.04%) Unix
6 4 (0.69%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.17%) CentOS
7 1 (0.17%) Debian
7 1 (0.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (50.43%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (23.49%) Front End Development
3 127 (21.93%) MVC
4 108 (18.65%) Web Development
5 86 (14.85%) TDD
6 84 (14.51%) Software Engineering
7 66 (11.40%) DevOps
8 61 (10.54%) Computer Science
9 59 (10.19%) Mentoring
10 58 (10.02%) SDLC
11 55 (9.50%) Scrum
12 51 (8.81%) Problem-Solving
13 46 (7.94%) Fintech
14 44 (7.60%) Continuous Integration
15 40 (6.91%) OO
16 39 (6.74%) Test Automation
17 38 (6.56%) Artificial Intelligence
17 38 (6.56%) BDD
18 31 (5.35%) Microservices
19 30 (5.18%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 474 (81.87%) JavaScript
2 190 (32.82%) C#
3 176 (30.40%) SQL
4 106 (18.31%) Java
5 58 (10.02%) Python
6 55 (9.50%) TypeScript
7 54 (9.33%) ES6
8 51 (8.81%) PHP
9 39 (6.74%) PL/SQL
10 31 (5.35%) Java 8
11 29 (5.01%) Ruby
12 13 (2.25%) C++
12 13 (2.25%) T-SQL
13 12 (2.07%) VB.NET
14 10 (1.73%) C
15 5 (0.86%) Go
15 5 (0.86%) Perl
15 5 (0.86%) PowerShell
16 4 (0.69%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 64 (11.05%) Degree
2 42 (7.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.17%) CCNA
4 1 (0.17%) CCNP
4 1 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.76%) QA
2 1 (0.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 18 (3.11%) Docker
2 2 (0.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 31 (5.35%) Ansible
2 11 (1.90%) Kibana
3 9 (1.55%) logstash
4 7 (1.21%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.35%) Terraform
6 1 (0.17%) Istio
6 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.17%) Rancher
Vendors
1 61 (10.54%) Microsoft
2 51 (8.81%) Oracle
3 39 (6.74%) Adobe
4 21 (3.63%) Google
5 19 (3.28%) Splunk
6 14 (2.42%) Zend
7 8 (1.38%) Xamarin
8 6 (1.04%) ServiceNow
9 5 (0.86%) Sitecore
10 4 (0.69%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.52%) ESRI
11 3 (0.52%) Mapbox
11 3 (0.52%) Nintex
12 2 (0.35%) AppDynamics
12 2 (0.35%) DevExpress
12 2 (0.35%) Facebook
12 2 (0.35%) HP
12 2 (0.35%) New Relic
12 2 (0.35%) Telerik
13 1 (0.17%) Twitter