Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 14 17
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3 -1
Permanent jobs citing CSS 584 544 704
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 10.51% 11.61% 11.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.04% 30.65% 32.81%
Number of salaries quoted 439 376 534
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.04%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,375 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £52,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

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 2,243 1,775 2,146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 40.36% 37.89% 34.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,519 1,145 1,359
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,700 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £57,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 19 January 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 19 January 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
Edinburgh -3 278 £40,000 - 39
Glasgow -6 249 £40,000 +6.67% 41
Orkney Islands - 17 £40,000 -
Dundee -2 12 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Aberdeen -5 7 £35,000 -10.26% 3
Fife -8 6 £38,750 -3.13% 1
South Lanarkshire -6 5 £25,000 -16.67%
Highlands - 2 £44,000 - 1
Stirling -14 1 £48,000 +1.05%
West Lothian -15 1 £30,000 -21.05%
Lanarkshire - 1 - - 1
Argyll and Bute - 1 - - 2
CSS
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for CSS.

1 572 (97.95%) HTML
2 479 (82.02%) JavaScript
3 250 (42.81%) C#
4 246 (42.12%) .NET
5 239 (40.92%) Agile Software Development
5 239 (40.92%) HTML5
6 212 (36.30%) CSS3
7 206 (35.27%) MVC
8 190 (32.53%) AngularJS
9 161 (27.57%) Java
10 156 (26.71%) SQL
11 144 (24.66%) ASP.NET
12 128 (21.92%) SQL Server
13 125 (21.40%) jQuery
14 110 (18.84%) React
15 109 (18.66%) Web Development
16 106 (18.15%) TDD
17 104 (17.81%) Git (software)
18 98 (16.78%) ASP.NET MVC
19 92 (15.75%) Finance
20 89 (15.24%) Software Engineering
21 85 (14.55%) Microsoft
22 72 (12.33%) Degree
23 71 (12.16%) .NET Framework
24 70 (11.99%) Continuous Integration
25 69 (11.82%) SDLC
26 68 (11.64%) User Experience
26 68 (11.64%) Front End Development
27 65 (11.13%) Node.js
28 62 (10.62%) JSON

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 58 (9.93%) SharePoint
2 30 (5.14%) CMS
2 30 (5.14%) Umbraco
3 23 (3.94%) SharePoint 2013
4 22 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
5 15 (2.57%) WordPress
6 13 (2.23%) Drupal
6 13 (2.23%) IIS
7 10 (1.71%) Apache
8 9 (1.54%) Tomcat
9 7 (1.20%) EPiServer
10 3 (0.51%) JBoss
10 3 (0.51%) nginx
10 3 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.34%) FileNet
11 2 (0.34%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.34%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.17%) Confluence
12 1 (0.17%) Moodle
Applications
1 16 (2.74%) Photoshop
2 9 (1.54%) InVision
2 9 (1.54%) OmniGraffle
3 8 (1.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (1.20%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.51%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.86%) Magento
3 3 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.17%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 54 (9.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (6.68%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (4.97%) SaaS
4 25 (4.28%) Office 365
5 17 (2.91%) npm
6 8 (1.37%) GitHub
7 7 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (1.20%) Amazon S3
8 6 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 6 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (0.68%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.68%) Heroku
10 3 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.34%) CloudFront
11 2 (0.34%) Oracle Service Cloud
12 1 (0.17%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.17%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.05%) Intranet
2 7 (1.20%) SSL
3 5 (0.86%) HTTP
4 3 (0.51%) SMS
5 1 (0.17%) DHCP
5 1 (0.17%) Internet
5 1 (0.17%) RS-232
5 1 (0.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (21.92%) SQL Server
2 47 (8.05%) Relational Database
3 32 (5.48%) MySQL
4 24 (4.11%) MongoDB
5 22 (3.77%) NoSQL
6 21 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (3.08%) RDBMS
7 18 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (1.37%) Azure SQL Database
8 8 (1.37%) Big Data
9 4 (0.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.51%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.17%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.17%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.17%) GIS
12 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 104 (17.81%) Git (software)
2 44 (7.53%) JUnit
3 43 (7.36%) Subversion
4 41 (7.02%) Visual Studio
5 38 (6.51%) Selenium
6 28 (4.79%) Grunt
6 28 (4.79%) gulp
7 26 (4.45%) Maven
8 19 (3.25%) Jasmine
9 17 (2.91%) Protractor
9 17 (2.91%) Spock
9 17 (2.91%) TestNG
10 10 (1.71%) Ant
10 10 (1.71%) Eclipse
10 10 (1.71%) Octopus Deploy
11 9 (1.54%) Axure RP
11 9 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (1.37%) Bitbucket
12 8 (1.37%) Jenkins
13 7 (1.20%) JIRA
General
1 92 (15.75%) Finance
2 34 (5.82%) Advertising
3 31 (5.31%) Banking
4 29 (4.97%) Retail
5 16 (2.74%) Automotive
6 14 (2.40%) Marketing
7 10 (1.71%) Local Government
8 8 (1.37%) Games
9 6 (1.03%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.51%) Publishing
11 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.17%) Legal
11 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 429 (73.46%) Developer
2 96 (16.44%) .NET Developer
3 71 (12.16%) Senior Developer
4 65 (11.13%) Software Developer
5 64 (10.96%) Web Developer
6 46 (7.88%) C# Developer
7 43 (7.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 43 (7.36%) SharePoint Developer
8 41 (7.02%) Full Stack Developer
9 36 (6.16%) Java Developer
9 36 (6.16%) JavaScript Developer
10 33 (5.65%) Software Engineer
11 32 (5.48%) PHP Developer
12 30 (5.14%) Senior C# Developer
13 26 (4.45%) Designer
14 21 (3.60%) Junior
15 20 (3.42%) Junior Developer
15 20 (3.42%) Senior .NET Developer
15 20 (3.42%) Senior Full Stack Developer
16 19 (3.25%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 572 (97.95%) HTML
2 246 (42.12%) .NET
3 239 (40.92%) HTML5
4 212 (36.30%) CSS3
5 190 (32.53%) AngularJS
6 144 (24.66%) ASP.NET
7 125 (21.40%) jQuery
8 110 (18.84%) React
9 98 (16.78%) ASP.NET MVC
10 71 (12.16%) .NET Framework
11 65 (11.13%) Node.js
12 62 (10.62%) JSON
13 60 (10.27%) Sass
14 57 (9.76%) Web Services
15 48 (8.22%) Spring
16 46 (7.88%) RESTful
17 43 (7.36%) Entity Framework
17 43 (7.36%) LESS
18 41 (7.02%) REST
19 40 (6.85%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 68 (11.64%) User Experience
2 48 (8.22%) Greenfield Project
3 32 (5.48%) Mobile App
4 27 (4.62%) Computer Science
5 24 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (2.74%) Fintech
8 10 (1.71%) Graphic Design
9 9 (1.54%) Social Media
10 8 (1.37%) e-Learning
11 6 (1.03%) Linux Command Line
12 5 (0.86%) Virtual Team
13 4 (0.68%) Algorithms
14 3 (0.51%) Data Structures
14 3 (0.51%) Digital Signage
14 3 (0.51%) PMI
15 1 (0.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 1 (0.17%) Management Information System
15 1 (0.17%) VLE
15 1 (0.17%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 23 (3.94%) Windows
2 19 (3.25%) Linux
3 18 (3.08%) Android
4 14 (2.40%) Apple iOS
5 11 (1.88%) Unix
6 3 (0.51%) Mac OS
6 3 (0.51%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (40.92%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (35.27%) MVC
3 109 (18.66%) Web Development
4 106 (18.15%) TDD
5 89 (15.24%) Software Engineering
6 70 (11.99%) Continuous Integration
7 69 (11.82%) SDLC
8 68 (11.64%) Front End Development
9 52 (8.90%) Mentoring
10 44 (7.53%) OO
11 40 (6.85%) Open Source
11 40 (6.85%) Scrum
12 35 (5.99%) Unit Testing
13 32 (5.48%) CRM
14 29 (4.97%) BDD
14 29 (4.97%) Test Automation
15 26 (4.45%) Responsive Web Design
16 24 (4.11%) Web Design
17 22 (3.77%) E-Commerce
18 20 (3.42%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 479 (82.02%) JavaScript
2 250 (42.81%) C#
3 161 (27.57%) Java
4 156 (26.71%) SQL
5 58 (9.93%) PHP
6 45 (7.71%) Ruby
7 30 (5.14%) Python
8 24 (4.11%) TypeScript
9 17 (2.91%) VB.NET
10 16 (2.74%) Groovy
11 13 (2.23%) T-SQL
12 9 (1.54%) C++
12 9 (1.54%) VB
13 5 (0.86%) C
13 5 (0.86%) PHP 7
14 3 (0.51%) X++
15 2 (0.34%) Apex Code
15 2 (0.34%) Clojure
15 2 (0.34%) Embedded C
15 2 (0.34%) VBA
Qualifications
1 72 (12.33%) Degree
2 17 (2.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (0.86%) Postgraduate
5 3 (0.51%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.34%) HND
7 1 (0.17%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.17%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.71%) QA
2 2 (0.34%) SLA
3 1 (0.17%) JTAG
System Software
1 4 (0.68%) Docker
2 2 (0.34%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (2.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (0.51%) Rancher
3 2 (0.34%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.17%) Ansible
4 1 (0.17%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.17%) Kibana
4 1 (0.17%) logstash
Vendors
1 85 (14.55%) Microsoft
2 25 (4.28%) Adobe
3 23 (3.94%) Oracle
4 16 (2.74%) Xamarin
5 15 (2.57%) Zend
6 7 (1.20%) Google
7 3 (0.51%) Nintex
7 3 (0.51%) Ogone
7 3 (0.51%) PayPal
7 3 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.51%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.34%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.34%) Capita
8 2 (0.34%) IFS
8 2 (0.34%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.34%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.17%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.17%) ESRI
9 1 (0.17%) IBM
9 1 (0.17%) ServiceNow