Period
to 15 July 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 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 14 17
Rank change year-on-year -18 +3 0
Permanent jobs citing CSS 447 601 776
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 7.70% 11.50% 13.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.15% 28.74% 34.75%
Number of salaries quoted 288 397 499
Scotland median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,925 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 2,334 2,091 2,233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 40.19% 40.00% 37.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,605 1,328 1,305
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 15 July 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 15 July 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 -17 223 £40,000 - 29
Edinburgh -12 206 £45,000 +15.38% 46
Dundee +7 4 £31,750 -2.31% 4
Aberdeen -4 4 £37,500 -10.18% 3
Midlothian - 3 £37,500 -
South Lanarkshire -5 1 - -
Stirling -7 1 - -
Ayrshire - 1 £27,500 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £27,500 -
Renfrewshire - 1 - - 6
West Dunbartonshire - 1 - -
CSS
UK

For the 6 months to 15 July 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.

1 422 (94.41%) HTML
2 352 (78.75%) JavaScript
3 229 (51.23%) Agile Software Development
4 206 (46.09%) AngularJS
5 198 (44.30%) .NET
6 186 (41.61%) C#
6 186 (41.61%) MVC
7 167 (37.36%) SQL
8 160 (35.79%) HTML5
9 141 (31.54%) Java
10 128 (28.64%) jQuery
11 126 (28.19%) Web Development
12 111 (24.83%) ASP.NET
13 109 (24.38%) SQL Server
14 108 (24.16%) CSS3
15 107 (23.94%) React
16 97 (21.70%) Git (software)
17 91 (20.36%) Scrum
18 90 (20.13%) Web Services
19 87 (19.46%) TDD
20 78 (17.45%) Degree
21 70 (15.66%) Microsoft
22 68 (15.21%) Finance
23 67 (14.99%) Software Engineering
24 66 (14.77%) Continuous Integration
25 65 (14.54%) Front End Development
26 64 (14.32%) REST
27 62 (13.87%) ASP.NET MVC
28 60 (13.42%) Microsoft Azure
28 60 (13.42%) SDLC

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 24 (5.37%) CMS
2 19 (4.25%) SharePoint
2 19 (4.25%) Umbraco
3 11 (2.46%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (2.01%) WordPress
5 8 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (1.57%) EPiServer
6 7 (1.57%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.12%) Drupal
7 5 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (0.89%) Apache
8 4 (0.89%) JBoss
8 4 (0.89%) Skype for Business
8 4 (0.89%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.45%) Immediacy CMS
9 2 (0.45%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.45%) Kentico
9 2 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.45%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 8 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.12%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (1.12%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.67%) InVision
4 1 (0.22%) 3ds Max
4 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.22%) Maya
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.22%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 8 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.89%) Magento
3 2 (0.45%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 60 (13.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (6.04%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (5.37%) npm
4 14 (3.13%) SaaS
5 9 (2.01%) GitHub
5 9 (2.01%) Office 365
6 7 (1.57%) Serverless
7 5 (1.12%) Yammer
8 4 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.67%) Slack
10 2 (0.45%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.45%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.22%) AdWords
11 1 (0.22%) Asana
11 1 (0.22%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.22%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.91%) Intranet
2 10 (2.24%) Internet
3 7 (1.57%) HTTP
4 5 (1.12%) SMS
5 4 (0.89%) Skype
6 1 (0.22%) DHCP
6 1 (0.22%) DNS
6 1 (0.22%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.22%) Network Security
6 1 (0.22%) SSL
6 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (24.38%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.59%) MySQL
2 25 (5.59%) Relational Database
3 16 (3.58%) NoSQL
3 16 (3.58%) RDBMS
4 12 (2.68%) Big Data
5 11 (2.46%) MongoDB
5 11 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (1.57%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (0.89%) DB2
8 4 (0.89%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.67%) Data Mining
9 3 (0.67%) GIS
9 3 (0.67%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.67%) Neo4j
10 2 (0.45%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 97 (21.70%) Git (software)
2 51 (11.41%) JUnit
3 43 (9.62%) Subversion
4 35 (7.83%) Selenium
5 34 (7.61%) Grunt
6 32 (7.16%) Jasmine
7 31 (6.94%) gulp
8 29 (6.49%) Maven
9 27 (6.04%) Jenkins
10 24 (5.37%) TestNG
11 23 (5.15%) Protractor
12 21 (4.70%) Team Foundation Server
13 20 (4.47%) Eclipse
14 19 (4.25%) Bitbucket
14 19 (4.25%) Gradle
15 18 (4.03%) Mockito
16 17 (3.80%) Visual Studio
17 13 (2.91%) webpack
18 8 (1.79%) Cucumber
19 6 (1.34%) Bower
General
1 68 (15.21%) Finance
2 20 (4.47%) Banking
3 11 (2.46%) Advertising
3 11 (2.46%) Marketing
4 9 (2.01%) Retail
5 6 (1.34%) Law
6 5 (1.12%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.12%) Legal
6 5 (1.12%) Multimedia
7 3 (0.67%) Electronics
7 3 (0.67%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.67%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.67%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.45%) Games
8 2 (0.45%) Local Government
8 2 (0.45%) Publishing
9 1 (0.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 338 (75.62%) Developer
2 96 (21.48%) .NET Developer
3 62 (13.87%) Web Developer
4 49 (10.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 49 (10.96%) Senior Developer
5 48 (10.74%) C# Developer
6 39 (8.72%) Software Developer
7 38 (8.50%) Java Developer
8 36 (8.05%) Full Stack Developer
9 34 (7.61%) Software Engineer
10 23 (5.15%) C# .NET Developer
11 21 (4.70%) .NET Software Developer
11 21 (4.70%) JavaScript Developer
12 18 (4.03%) PHP Developer
13 16 (3.58%) Graduate
13 16 (3.58%) Java Engineer
13 16 (3.58%) UI Developer
14 15 (3.36%) Junior
14 15 (3.36%) Senior Software Engineer
14 15 (3.36%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 422 (94.41%) HTML
2 206 (46.09%) AngularJS
3 198 (44.30%) .NET
4 160 (35.79%) HTML5
5 128 (28.64%) jQuery
6 111 (24.83%) ASP.NET
7 108 (24.16%) CSS3
8 107 (23.94%) React
9 90 (20.13%) Web Services
10 64 (14.32%) REST
11 62 (13.87%) ASP.NET MVC
12 56 (12.53%) Spring
13 49 (10.96%) .NET Framework
14 45 (10.07%) Sass
15 44 (9.84%) Node.js
16 38 (8.50%) RESTful
17 37 (8.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 37 (8.28%) XML
18 35 (7.83%) SOAP
19 33 (7.38%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 41 (9.17%) User Experience
2 33 (7.38%) Greenfield Project
3 32 (7.16%) Computer Science
4 27 (6.04%) Fintech
5 26 (5.82%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (3.58%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (3.58%) Mobile App
7 15 (3.36%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (1.34%) Smartphone
9 5 (1.12%) Graphic Design
10 4 (0.89%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (0.67%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.67%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.45%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.45%) Animation
12 2 (0.45%) Augmented Reality
12 2 (0.45%) Clustering
12 2 (0.45%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.45%) W3C
12 2 (0.45%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 16 (3.58%) Android
2 15 (3.36%) Apple iOS
3 12 (2.68%) Linux
4 11 (2.46%) Windows
5 6 (1.34%) Unix
6 3 (0.67%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.22%) DC/OS
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (51.23%) Agile Software Development
2 186 (41.61%) MVC
3 126 (28.19%) Web Development
4 91 (20.36%) Scrum
5 87 (19.46%) TDD
6 67 (14.99%) Software Engineering
7 66 (14.77%) Continuous Integration
8 65 (14.54%) Front End Development
9 60 (13.42%) SDLC
10 49 (10.96%) Test Automation
11 46 (10.29%) OO
12 41 (9.17%) Mentoring
13 40 (8.95%) Responsive Web Design
14 34 (7.61%) Web Design
15 33 (7.38%) Unit Testing
16 29 (6.49%) Problem-Solving
17 27 (6.04%) BDD
18 25 (5.59%) Microservices
19 23 (5.15%) E-Commerce
20 20 (4.47%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 352 (78.75%) JavaScript
2 186 (41.61%) C#
3 167 (37.36%) SQL
4 141 (31.54%) Java
5 45 (10.07%) Python
6 44 (9.84%) TypeScript
7 37 (8.28%) PHP
8 26 (5.82%) VB.NET
9 21 (4.70%) T-SQL
10 12 (2.68%) Kotlin
11 8 (1.79%) Java 8
11 8 (1.79%) Objective-C
12 7 (1.57%) C++
12 7 (1.57%) ES6
12 7 (1.57%) Ruby
13 6 (1.34%) Apple Swift
14 5 (1.12%) C
15 4 (0.89%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.67%) Embedded C++
16 3 (0.67%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 78 (17.45%) Degree
2 17 (3.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.67%) Postgraduate
4 2 (0.45%) A+ Certification
4 2 (0.45%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.36%) QA
System Software
1 8 (1.79%) Docker
2 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (1.34%) Ansible
2 4 (0.89%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.22%) Marathon
5 1 (0.22%) Mesos
5 1 (0.22%) Puppet
5 1 (0.22%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 70 (15.66%) Microsoft
2 30 (6.71%) Oracle
3 15 (3.36%) Xamarin
4 8 (1.79%) Google
5 6 (1.34%) Adobe
6 5 (1.12%) Sitecore
7 4 (0.89%) Cognizant
7 4 (0.89%) Zend
8 3 (0.67%) DevExpress
8 3 (0.67%) IBM
8 3 (0.67%) SAP
8 3 (0.67%) Sybase
9 2 (0.45%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.45%) Samsung
9 2 (0.45%) Yahoo!
10 1 (0.22%) Capita
10 1 (0.22%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.22%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.22%) Splunk
10 1 (0.22%) Twitter