Period
to 7 August 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 7 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 19 19 29
Rank change year-on-year 0 +10 -15
Permanent jobs citing CSS 209 598 431
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 9.86% 11.32% 7.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.05% 28.22% 19.36%
Number of salaries quoted 169 435 278
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,622 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.78% -4.98% +6.88%
10th Percentile £32,250 £31,250 £29,537
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,825 £62,500
UK 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 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 948 2,119 2,226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 44.72% 40.12% 40.28%
Number of salaries quoted 610 1,404 1,509
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +6.51%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £66,375 £67,500 £66,250
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 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 7 August 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 7 August 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
Glasgow -4 104 £45,000 +6.51% 9
Edinburgh +2 73 £47,500 +7.95% 18
Dundee +3 17 £48,750 +33.56% 5
Aberdeen -2 8 £42,500 +8.97%
West Lothian +17 2 - - 1
Ayrshire - 2 £41,250 -
Scottish Borders -4 1 - -
East Lothian - 1 £35,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £40,000 -
Moray - 1 - - 1
Dumfries and Galloway - 1 £45,000 -
CSS
UK

For the 6 months to 7 August 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.

1 185 (88.52%) HTML
2 165 (78.95%) JavaScript
3 103 (49.28%) Agile Software Development
4 97 (46.41%) C#
5 95 (45.45%) .NET
6 89 (42.58%) AngularJS
7 67 (32.06%) MVC
8 60 (28.71%) HTML5
9 58 (27.75%) React
10 54 (25.84%) SQL Server
11 53 (25.36%) SQL
12 46 (22.01%) Git (software)
12 46 (22.01%) jQuery
13 45 (21.53%) ASP.NET
14 44 (21.05%) Front End Development
15 43 (20.57%) Azure
16 41 (19.62%) User Experience
17 39 (18.66%) .NET Core
17 39 (18.66%) CSS3
17 39 (18.66%) .NET Framework
18 38 (18.18%) TDD
19 36 (17.22%) Web Development
20 35 (16.75%) Software Engineering
21 31 (14.83%) PHP
22 29 (13.88%) REST
22 29 (13.88%) DevOps
23 28 (13.40%) Linux
24 27 (12.92%) ASP.NET MVC
25 25 (11.96%) Scrum
26 24 (11.48%) Vue.js

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 8 (3.83%) CMS
2 5 (2.39%) Apache Spark
2 5 (2.39%) WordPress
3 4 (1.91%) Drupal
3 4 (1.91%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.96%) Apache
5 2 (0.96%) IIS
6 1 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.48%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.48%) Confluence
6 1 (0.48%) nginx
6 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (1.44%) Adobe XD
2 1 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.48%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.48%) MadCap Flare
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.39%) Magento
2 2 (0.96%) Shopify
3 1 (0.48%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 43 (20.57%) Azure
2 16 (7.66%) AWS
3 7 (3.35%) npm
4 6 (2.87%) GCP
5 5 (2.39%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (2.39%) SaaS
6 4 (1.91%) G Suite
7 3 (1.44%) Azure Functions
7 3 (1.44%) PaaS
7 3 (1.44%) Serverless
8 2 (0.96%) GitHub
9 1 (0.48%) Force.com
9 1 (0.48%) Office 365
9 1 (0.48%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.48%) PowerApps
9 1 (0.48%) ShareGate
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.91%) HTTP
2 3 (1.44%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.96%) Internet
3 2 (0.96%) IPv4
3 2 (0.96%) IPv6
3 2 (0.96%) SSH
3 2 (0.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (25.84%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.13%) MySQL
3 14 (6.70%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (4.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (4.31%) NoSQL
7 6 (2.87%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.39%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.91%) Big Data
10 3 (1.44%) Cosmos DB
10 3 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.44%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (0.96%) MariaDB
11 2 (0.96%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.96%) Redis
11 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.48%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 46 (22.01%) Git (software)
2 19 (9.09%) Subversion
3 17 (8.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (5.26%) Selenium
5 9 (4.31%) GitLab
5 9 (4.31%) Visual Studio
6 7 (3.35%) PostCSS
7 5 (2.39%) JIRA
7 5 (2.39%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (2.39%) TeamCity
7 5 (2.39%) webpack
8 4 (1.91%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.44%) Maven
10 2 (0.96%) Axure RP
10 2 (0.96%) Balsamiq
10 2 (0.96%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.96%) Bugzilla
10 2 (0.96%) Gerrit
10 2 (0.96%) Gradle
10 2 (0.96%) MSBuild
General
1 17 (8.13%) Finance
2 8 (3.83%) Retail
3 5 (2.39%) Marketing
3 5 (2.39%) Public Sector
4 3 (1.44%) Legal
4 3 (1.44%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.96%) Banking
6 1 (0.48%) Advertising
6 1 (0.48%) Back Office
6 1 (0.48%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 173 (82.78%) Developer
2 34 (16.27%) .NET Developer
2 34 (16.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 25 (11.96%) Senior Developer
3 25 (11.96%) Software Developer
4 23 (11.00%) Software Engineer
5 20 (9.57%) Full Stack Developer
6 15 (7.18%) Senior .NET Developer
7 13 (6.22%) PHP Developer
7 13 (6.22%) React Developer
8 11 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
9 9 (4.31%) C# Developer
9 9 (4.31%) UI Developer
10 8 (3.83%) Web Developer
11 7 (3.35%) Systems Developer
12 6 (2.87%) .NET Software Engineer
12 6 (2.87%) Angular Developer
12 6 (2.87%) Applications Developer
12 6 (2.87%) Java Developer
13 5 (2.39%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (88.52%) HTML
2 95 (45.45%) .NET
3 89 (42.58%) AngularJS
4 60 (28.71%) HTML5
5 58 (27.75%) React
6 46 (22.01%) jQuery
7 45 (21.53%) ASP.NET
8 39 (18.66%) .NET Core
8 39 (18.66%) .NET Framework
8 39 (18.66%) CSS3
9 29 (13.88%) REST
10 27 (12.92%) ASP.NET MVC
11 24 (11.48%) Vue.js
12 23 (11.00%) Entity Framework
12 23 (11.00%) Node.js
13 22 (10.53%) Sass
14 20 (9.57%) RESTful
15 15 (7.18%) Laravel
15 15 (7.18%) Redux
16 14 (6.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 41 (19.62%) User Experience
2 21 (10.05%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (8.13%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (1.91%) Digital Media
5 4 (1.91%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.44%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.44%) Cloud Native
7 2 (0.96%) Graphic Design
7 2 (0.96%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.96%) Social Media
8 1 (0.48%) Blog
8 1 (0.48%) e-Health
8 1 (0.48%) NHS
8 1 (0.48%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 28 (13.40%) Linux
2 10 (4.78%) Windows
2 10 (4.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (4.78%) Windows Server 2016
3 8 (3.83%) CentOS
3 8 (3.83%) Ubuntu
3 8 (3.83%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.44%) Unix
5 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.48%) Android
6 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (49.28%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (32.06%) MVC
3 44 (21.05%) Front End Development
4 38 (18.18%) TDD
5 36 (17.22%) Web Development
6 35 (16.75%) Software Engineering
7 29 (13.88%) DevOps
8 25 (11.96%) Scrum
9 23 (11.00%) Test Automation
10 22 (10.53%) BDD
11 19 (9.09%) Mobile Development
11 19 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
12 18 (8.61%) SOLID
13 17 (8.13%) Fintech
13 17 (8.13%) OO
14 16 (7.66%) API Design
15 15 (7.18%) API Development
16 14 (6.70%) SDLC
17 13 (6.22%) Process Improvement
18 11 (5.26%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 165 (78.95%) JavaScript
2 97 (46.41%) C#
3 53 (25.36%) SQL
4 31 (14.83%) PHP
5 23 (11.00%) Java
5 23 (11.00%) Python
6 16 (7.66%) TypeScript
7 13 (6.22%) Ruby
8 9 (4.31%) ES6
9 8 (3.83%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.91%) C
10 4 (1.91%) C++
10 4 (1.91%) Google Apps Script
10 4 (1.91%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.44%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.96%) PHP 7
12 2 (0.96%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.96%) Tcl
12 2 (0.96%) VB
12 2 (0.96%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (8.61%) Degree
2 7 (3.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (0.48%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.91%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.48%) WCAG
System Software
1 13 (6.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (2.87%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.44%) Ansible
3 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (9.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.83%) VMware
3 7 (3.35%) Adobe
4 6 (2.87%) Oracle
5 5 (2.39%) Splunk
5 5 (2.39%) Xamarin
5 5 (2.39%) Zend
6 4 (1.91%) Google
7 3 (1.44%) Juniper
7 3 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.96%) Apple
8 2 (0.96%) SAP
9 1 (0.48%) Facebook
9 1 (0.48%) Nintex
9 1 (0.48%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.48%) Sitecore