Period
to 24 January 2021

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 24 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 17 13 16
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3 +3
Permanent jobs citing CSS 280 545 591
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 10.75% 13.21% 11.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.51% 29.96% 27.75%
Number of salaries quoted 268 385 425
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,600
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 1,191 1,819 2,130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 45.72% 44.10% 41.62%
Number of salaries quoted 880 1,158 1,450
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £33,500 £31,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £56,250 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +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 24 January 2021.

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 24 January 2021. 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 +2 123 £45,000 +5.88% 27
Glasgow -16 97 £45,000 +12.50% 28
Dundee +4 20 £52,500 +16.67% 4
Aberdeen +8 9 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Fife +2 6 £32,500 -27.78%
Highlands - 2 £48,750 -
Aberdeenshire +1 1 - - 1
West Lothian -6 1 £34,000 -12.26% 1
Moray - 1 - -
Ayrshire - 1 £65,000 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £34,000 -
CSS
UK

For the 6 months to 24 January 2021, 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.

1 250 (89.29%) HTML
2 248 (88.57%) JavaScript
3 107 (38.21%) C#
4 93 (33.21%) .NET
5 90 (32.14%) Front End Development
6 88 (31.43%) React
7 85 (30.36%) HTML5
8 80 (28.57%) SQL Server
9 77 (27.50%) jQuery
10 71 (25.36%) Agile Software Development
10 71 (25.36%) AngularJS
11 67 (23.93%) Software Engineering
12 65 (23.21%) Azure
13 58 (20.71%) Git (software)
14 57 (20.36%) CSS3
15 56 (20.00%) .NET Core
15 56 (20.00%) MVC
16 54 (19.29%) SQL
17 45 (16.07%) Java
18 43 (15.36%) Web Development
19 42 (15.00%) PHP
19 42 (15.00%) ASP.NET
20 40 (14.29%) REST
20 40 (14.29%) User Experience
21 39 (13.93%) Finance
22 38 (13.57%) Vue.js
22 38 (13.57%) Node.js
23 36 (12.86%) Microsoft
24 35 (12.50%) Python
25 34 (12.14%) Sass

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 17 (6.07%) WordPress
2 15 (5.36%) Apache
3 12 (4.29%) IIS
4 8 (2.86%) Confluence
4 8 (2.86%) Drupal
5 7 (2.50%) CMS
6 4 (1.43%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.07%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.07%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (1.07%) JBoss
7 3 (1.07%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.07%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.07%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.36%) Kentico
9 1 (0.36%) nginx
9 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (1.79%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (1.79%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.36%) InDesign
3 1 (0.36%) MadCap Flare
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.36%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 7 (2.50%) Shopify
2 2 (0.71%) Magento
3 1 (0.36%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 65 (23.21%) Azure
2 29 (10.36%) AWS
3 18 (6.43%) Cloud Computing
3 18 (6.43%) npm
4 14 (5.00%) Yarn
5 7 (2.50%) GCP
6 6 (2.14%) SaaS
7 3 (1.07%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 3 (1.07%) Google Analytics
7 3 (1.07%) PaaS
8 2 (0.71%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.36%) AWS IoT
9 1 (0.36%) PowerApps
9 1 (0.36%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.71%) HTTP
1 2 (0.71%) Internet
1 2 (0.71%) Skype
2 1 (0.36%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.36%) IPv4
2 1 (0.36%) IPv6
2 1 (0.36%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 30 (10.71%) MySQL
3 15 (5.36%) Big Data
4 12 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (2.50%) Hadoop
5 7 (2.50%) NoSQL
5 7 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (1.79%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.43%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.07%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.07%) DB2
8 3 (1.07%) HBase
9 2 (0.71%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.36%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.36%) Power BI
10 1 (0.36%) Redis
Development Applications
1 58 (20.71%) Git (software)
2 32 (11.43%) webpack
3 21 (7.50%) Visual Studio
4 17 (6.07%) gulp
5 16 (5.71%) Subversion
6 11 (3.93%) JIRA
7 10 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (3.21%) Cypress.io
9 8 (2.86%) JUnit
10 7 (2.50%) Karma Test Runner
11 6 (2.14%) Cucumber
11 6 (2.14%) Jasmine
11 6 (2.14%) Mockito
12 4 (1.43%) Babel
12 4 (1.43%) Selenium
13 3 (1.07%) Bitbucket
14 2 (0.71%) Eclipse
15 1 (0.36%) IntelliJ
15 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
15 1 (0.36%) Vagrant
General
1 39 (13.93%) Finance
2 20 (7.14%) Banking
2 20 (7.14%) Marketing
3 12 (4.29%) Games
4 10 (3.57%) Investment Banking
5 9 (3.21%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.14%) Automotive
7 4 (1.43%) Advertising
7 4 (1.43%) Publishing
8 3 (1.07%) Legal
8 3 (1.07%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.71%) Retail
10 1 (0.36%) Electronics
10 1 (0.36%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 192 (68.57%) Developer
2 61 (21.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 49 (17.50%) Software Engineer
4 30 (10.71%) .NET Software Engineer
5 27 (9.64%) .NET Developer
6 25 (8.93%) Full Stack Developer
6 25 (8.93%) Senior Developer
7 24 (8.57%) Software Developer
7 24 (8.57%) Web Developer
8 22 (7.86%) React Developer
9 17 (6.07%) Senior Software Engineer
10 16 (5.71%) C# Software Engineer
11 13 (4.64%) PHP Developer
12 12 (4.29%) Designer
12 12 (4.29%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
13 10 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
13 10 (3.57%) Senior C# Software Engineer
14 9 (3.21%) Senior Full Stack Developer
15 7 (2.50%) Digital Designer
15 7 (2.50%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 250 (89.29%) HTML
2 93 (33.21%) .NET
3 88 (31.43%) React
4 85 (30.36%) HTML5
5 77 (27.50%) jQuery
6 71 (25.36%) AngularJS
7 57 (20.36%) CSS3
8 56 (20.00%) .NET Core
9 42 (15.00%) ASP.NET
10 40 (14.29%) REST
11 38 (13.57%) Node.js
11 38 (13.57%) Vue.js
12 34 (12.14%) Sass
13 32 (11.43%) XML
14 31 (11.07%) Redux
15 28 (10.00%) Ajax
16 23 (8.21%) .NET Framework
17 22 (7.86%) Spring
18 21 (7.50%) Entity Framework
19 18 (6.43%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.29%) User Experience
2 22 (7.86%) Greenfield Project
3 15 (5.36%) Mobile App
4 11 (3.93%) Data Structures
5 7 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.50%) Life Science
6 6 (2.14%) EPoS
6 6 (2.14%) Renewable Energy
7 4 (1.43%) Animation
7 4 (1.43%) Podcast
7 4 (1.43%) Social Media
8 3 (1.07%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (1.07%) e-Learning
8 3 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.07%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.71%) Clustering
9 2 (0.71%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.71%) Tandem
10 1 (0.36%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 22 (7.86%) Linux
2 5 (1.79%) Windows
3 3 (1.07%) Unix
4 2 (0.71%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.36%) Android
5 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (32.14%) Front End Development
2 71 (25.36%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (23.93%) Software Engineering
4 56 (20.00%) MVC
5 43 (15.36%) Web Development
6 31 (11.07%) Fintech
7 29 (10.36%) SDLC
8 27 (9.64%) OO
9 26 (9.29%) Analytics
9 26 (9.29%) Unit Testing
10 25 (8.93%) TDD
11 21 (7.50%) DevOps
11 21 (7.50%) E-Commerce
12 20 (7.14%) Mentoring
13 18 (6.43%) API Testing
14 17 (6.07%) OOP
14 17 (6.07%) Test Automation
15 13 (4.64%) API Development
16 12 (4.29%) Data Analytics
16 12 (4.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 248 (88.57%) JavaScript
2 107 (38.21%) C#
3 54 (19.29%) SQL
4 45 (16.07%) Java
5 42 (15.00%) PHP
6 35 (12.50%) Python
7 26 (9.29%) TypeScript
8 18 (6.43%) ES6
9 14 (5.00%) ES8
10 4 (1.43%) C++
11 3 (1.07%) Ruby
11 3 (1.07%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.71%) Java 8
12 2 (0.71%) PHP 7
12 2 (0.71%) R
13 1 (0.36%) C
13 1 (0.36%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.36%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.36%) Tcl
13 1 (0.36%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (6.43%) Degree
2 5 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.71%) CIW
3 2 (0.71%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.71%) OCA
3 2 (0.71%) OCP
3 2 (0.71%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (3.21%) QA
System Software
1 20 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (3.57%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 36 (12.86%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.07%) Oracle
3 10 (3.57%) Adobe
4 9 (3.21%) Google
5 6 (2.14%) Red Hat
5 6 (2.14%) Splunk
6 5 (1.79%) WooCommerce
7 4 (1.43%) Xamarin
8 3 (1.07%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.07%) Zend
9 2 (0.71%) Facebook
9 2 (0.71%) HubSpot
9 2 (0.71%) Xero
10 1 (0.36%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.36%) OutSystems
10 1 (0.36%) SAP
10 1 (0.36%) Sitecore