Period
to 30 October 2020

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 30 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 23 17 22
Rank change year-on-year -6 +5 -3
Permanent jobs citing CSS 153 581 496
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 8.87% 12.17% 9.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.87% 28.22% 22.92%
Number of salaries quoted 148 411 324
Median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,850 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 811 2,059 2,164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 47.01% 43.14% 40.42%
Number of salaries quoted 588 1,246 1,433
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Scotland

CSS
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CSS in Scotland.

Salary trend for CSS in Scotland

CSS
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing CSS in Scotland over the 6 months to 30 October 2020.

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 30 October 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
Edinburgh +7 76 £45,000 +7.14% 25
Glasgow -33 40 £40,000 -11.11% 26
Dundee +4 18 £51,250 +36.67% 5
Fife +10 6 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Highlands - 2 £41,500 -
West Lothian +6 1 - - 1
Aberdeen +5 1 £54,072 +20.16%
Scottish Borders - 1 £34,000 -
Moray - 1 - -
CSS
UK

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 Scotland region with a requirement for CSS.

1 129 (84.31%) HTML
2 127 (83.01%) JavaScript
3 57 (37.25%) C#
4 50 (32.68%) .NET
5 47 (30.72%) Software Engineering
5 47 (30.72%) HTML5
6 46 (30.07%) jQuery
6 46 (30.07%) React
7 45 (29.41%) Front End Development
7 45 (29.41%) SQL Server
8 43 (28.10%) AngularJS
9 40 (26.14%) MVC
10 36 (23.53%) Git (software)
11 34 (22.22%) CSS3
12 33 (21.57%) SQL
12 33 (21.57%) .NET Core
13 32 (20.92%) Azure
14 29 (18.95%) Agile Software Development
15 27 (17.65%) Finance
15 27 (17.65%) REST
16 26 (16.99%) PHP
17 25 (16.34%) Ajax
18 24 (15.69%) Vue.js
19 22 (14.38%) ASP.NET
20 21 (13.73%) .NET Framework
20 21 (13.73%) Node.js
21 20 (13.07%) Python
21 20 (13.07%) Microsoft
22 19 (12.42%) XML
22 19 (12.42%) webpack

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 12 (7.84%) WordPress
2 6 (3.92%) Apache
2 6 (3.92%) Drupal
3 4 (2.61%) CMS
4 3 (1.96%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (1.31%) IIS
5 2 (1.31%) nginx
6 1 (0.65%) Confluence
6 1 (0.65%) Kentico
6 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.65%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.65%) InDesign
1 1 (0.65%) MadCap Flare
1 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.65%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.65%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 2 (1.31%) Magento
1 2 (1.31%) Shopify
2 1 (0.65%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (20.92%) Azure
2 16 (10.46%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (8.50%) AWS
3 13 (8.50%) npm
4 10 (6.54%) Yarn
5 4 (2.61%) SaaS
6 3 (1.96%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 2 (1.31%) PaaS
7 2 (1.31%) Power Platform
8 1 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.65%) AWS IoT
8 1 (0.65%) GCP
8 1 (0.65%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.65%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.31%) HTTP
1 2 (1.31%) IPv4
1 2 (1.31%) IPv6
1 2 (1.31%) VLAN
2 1 (0.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.80%) MySQL
3 11 (7.19%) Big Data
4 8 (5.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (4.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (3.92%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.61%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.31%) MariaDB
8 2 (1.31%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.65%) GIS
9 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.65%) Power BI
9 1 (0.65%) Redis
Development Applications
1 36 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 19 (12.42%) webpack
3 10 (6.54%) gulp
3 10 (6.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (6.54%) Visual Studio
4 6 (3.92%) Subversion
5 5 (3.27%) JIRA
5 5 (3.27%) Selenium
6 3 (1.96%) Babel
6 3 (1.96%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.31%) Bugzilla
7 2 (1.31%) JUnit
7 2 (1.31%) TestRail
8 1 (0.65%) GitLab
8 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.65%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.65%) Zephyr
General
1 27 (17.65%) Finance
2 8 (5.23%) Banking
2 8 (5.23%) Marketing
3 6 (3.92%) Games
4 4 (2.61%) Advertising
5 3 (1.96%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.31%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.31%) Legal
6 2 (1.31%) Public Sector
6 2 (1.31%) Retail
7 1 (0.65%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 99 (64.71%) Developer
2 34 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 32 (20.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 18 (11.76%) .NET Software Engineer
5 14 (9.15%) C# Software Engineer
5 14 (9.15%) Software Developer
6 13 (8.50%) Senior Software Engineer
7 11 (7.19%) React Developer
8 9 (5.88%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
8 9 (5.88%) Senior Developer
8 9 (5.88%) Web Developer
9 8 (5.23%) .NET Developer
9 8 (5.23%) Full Stack Developer
9 8 (5.23%) PHP Developer
9 8 (5.23%) Senior C# Software Engineer
10 7 (4.58%) JavaScript Developer
11 6 (3.92%) Designer
11 6 (3.92%) Systems Developer
12 4 (2.61%) Applications Developer
12 4 (2.61%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (84.31%) HTML
2 50 (32.68%) .NET
3 47 (30.72%) HTML5
4 46 (30.07%) jQuery
4 46 (30.07%) React
5 43 (28.10%) AngularJS
6 34 (22.22%) CSS3
7 33 (21.57%) .NET Core
8 27 (17.65%) REST
9 25 (16.34%) Ajax
10 24 (15.69%) Vue.js
11 22 (14.38%) ASP.NET
12 21 (13.73%) .NET Framework
12 21 (13.73%) Node.js
13 19 (12.42%) XML
14 18 (11.76%) Sass
15 17 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
16 16 (10.46%) Redux
17 12 (7.84%) Entity Framework
17 12 (7.84%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.46%) Greenfield Project
1 16 (10.46%) User Experience
2 4 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.61%) Data Structures
3 3 (1.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.96%) Graphic Design
3 3 (1.96%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.31%) Clustering
4 2 (1.31%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.31%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.65%) Blog
5 1 (0.65%) e-Health
5 1 (0.65%) FMCG
5 1 (0.65%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.65%) NHS
5 1 (0.65%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.76%) Linux
2 5 (3.27%) Windows
3 2 (1.31%) Unix
3 2 (1.31%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (30.72%) Software Engineering
2 45 (29.41%) Front End Development
3 40 (26.14%) MVC
4 29 (18.95%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (11.76%) Fintech
5 18 (11.76%) Web Development
6 17 (11.11%) SDLC
7 16 (10.46%) TDD
8 15 (9.80%) Analytics
9 14 (9.15%) Unit Testing
10 13 (8.50%) API Testing
10 13 (8.50%) DevOps
10 13 (8.50%) Mentoring
10 13 (8.50%) OO
11 11 (7.19%) Computer Science
12 10 (6.54%) Scrum
12 10 (6.54%) Test Automation
13 9 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
14 8 (5.23%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (5.23%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 127 (83.01%) JavaScript
2 57 (37.25%) C#
3 33 (21.57%) SQL
4 26 (16.99%) PHP
5 20 (13.07%) Python
6 12 (7.84%) ES6
6 12 (7.84%) Java
7 10 (6.54%) ES8
8 8 (5.23%) TypeScript
9 4 (2.61%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.96%) C++
10 3 (1.96%) PHP 7
10 3 (1.96%) Ruby
11 2 (1.31%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.31%) Tcl
11 2 (1.31%) XPath
12 1 (0.65%) C
12 1 (0.65%) Clojure
12 1 (0.65%) ClojureScript
12 1 (0.65%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 14 (9.15%) Degree
2 5 (3.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.27%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (4.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.61%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 20 (13.07%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.23%) Adobe
3 6 (3.92%) Splunk
4 5 (3.27%) Xamarin
5 4 (2.61%) Zend
6 3 (1.96%) Oracle
6 3 (1.96%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.96%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.31%) HubSpot
7 2 (1.31%) Xero
8 1 (0.65%) Apple
8 1 (0.65%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.65%) Facebook
8 1 (0.65%) Google
8 1 (0.65%) OutSystems
8 1 (0.65%) SAP
8 1 (0.65%) WooCommerce