Period
to 21 September 2019

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 21 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 14 26 16
Rank change year-on-year +12 -10 -2
Permanent jobs citing CSS 617 460 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 12.14% 8.42% 11.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.06% 21.13% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 428 300 441
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £60,825 £62,500 £52,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%

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 2,123 2,177 2,176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 41.78% 39.84% 39.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,350 1,488 1,392
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.43% -0.60%
10th Percentile £31,226 £30,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +1.05%

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 21 September 2019.

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 21 September 2019. 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 +17 336 £45,000 +5.88% 61
Edinburgh 0 212 £42,500 -5.56% 45
Aberdeen +1 17 £45,000 +9.09% 1
Dundee +4 16 £37,500 - 3
West Lothian +17 10 £35,500 - 3
Stirling +13 5 £41,500 +18.57% 4
South Lanarkshire +8 5 £37,500 -6.25%
West Dunbartonshire +3 5 - - 2
Fife - 5 £35,000 - 4
Scottish Borders +2 2 - -
Lanarkshire - 1 £35,000 -
Angus - 1 £45,000 -
CSS
UK

For the 6 months to 21 September 2019, 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.

1 572 (92.71%) HTML
2 480 (77.80%) JavaScript
3 286 (46.35%) Agile Software Development
4 243 (39.38%) AngularJS
5 197 (31.93%) HTML5
6 196 (31.77%) SQL
7 192 (31.12%) React
8 184 (29.82%) .NET
9 171 (27.71%) C#
10 158 (25.61%) Git (software)
11 156 (25.28%) jQuery
11 156 (25.28%) Front End Development
12 149 (24.15%) CSS3
13 144 (23.34%) MVC
14 137 (22.20%) Java
15 135 (21.88%) Web Development
16 117 (18.96%) TDD
17 115 (18.64%) SQL Server
17 115 (18.64%) Finance
17 115 (18.64%) User Experience
18 101 (16.37%) ASP.NET
19 88 (14.26%) Software Engineering
19 88 (14.26%) Degree
20 87 (14.10%) Microsoft
21 83 (13.45%) Problem-Solving
22 82 (13.29%) Azure
23 81 (13.13%) Node.js
23 81 (13.13%) SDLC
24 74 (11.99%) PHP
25 68 (11.02%) Oracle

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 22 (3.57%) Apache
2 18 (2.92%) CMS
2 18 (2.92%) Tomcat
3 15 (2.43%) Umbraco
4 14 (2.27%) WordPress
5 13 (2.11%) WebLogic
6 11 (1.78%) SharePoint
7 9 (1.46%) nginx
8 8 (1.30%) lighttpd
8 8 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 7 (1.13%) Confluence
10 6 (0.97%) Drupal
11 5 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.65%) IIS
13 3 (0.49%) ArcGIS
13 3 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.49%) GlassFish
13 3 (0.49%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.32%) Apache Spark
14 2 (0.32%) Appian
Applications
1 15 (2.43%) Adobe Illustrator
2 12 (1.94%) Photoshop
2 12 (1.94%) Sketch
3 11 (1.78%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (1.30%) RoboHelp
5 7 (1.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.49%) Adobe XD
6 3 (0.49%) Figma
7 2 (0.32%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (0.32%) InDesign
7 2 (0.32%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
8 1 (0.16%) InVision
8 1 (0.16%) Lectora
Business Applications
1 12 (1.94%) Magento
2 6 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.16%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.16%) Maximo
5 1 (0.16%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 82 (13.29%) Azure
2 34 (5.51%) AWS
3 23 (3.73%) npm
4 19 (3.08%) SaaS
5 16 (2.59%) GCP
6 11 (1.78%) G Suite
7 8 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (1.13%) Office 365
9 6 (0.97%) GitHub
9 6 (0.97%) Power Platform
10 5 (0.81%) PowerApps
11 4 (0.65%) Datadog
12 3 (0.49%) Dynamics 365
12 3 (0.49%) Google Analytics
12 3 (0.49%) Serverless
13 2 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.32%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.32%) OpenShift
13 2 (0.32%) PaaS
13 2 (0.32%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.24%) Internet
2 12 (1.94%) HTTP
3 5 (0.81%) Intranet
4 3 (0.49%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.16%) Broadband
5 1 (0.16%) DHCP
5 1 (0.16%) DNS
5 1 (0.16%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (18.64%) SQL Server
2 63 (10.21%) MySQL
3 50 (8.10%) Big Data
4 36 (5.83%) PostgreSQL
5 35 (5.67%) Relational Database
6 22 (3.57%) RDBMS
7 17 (2.76%) MariaDB
8 14 (2.27%) Oracle Database
9 11 (1.78%) NoSQL
10 6 (0.97%) Power BI
10 6 (0.97%) Text Mining
11 5 (0.81%) MongoDB
11 5 (0.81%) Redis
12 4 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (0.65%) Couchbase
12 4 (0.65%) Mixpanel
13 3 (0.49%) GIS
14 2 (0.32%) Azure SQL Database
14 2 (0.32%) Hadoop
14 2 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 158 (25.61%) Git (software)
2 42 (6.81%) Jenkins
3 40 (6.48%) TeamCity
4 29 (4.70%) gulp
5 28 (4.54%) Subversion
6 26 (4.21%) webpack
7 20 (3.24%) JIRA
8 15 (2.43%) Grunt
9 10 (1.62%) Jasmine
9 10 (1.62%) Mocha
9 10 (1.62%) Visual Studio
10 8 (1.30%) Cucumber
10 8 (1.30%) Selenium
11 7 (1.13%) JUnit
11 7 (1.13%) PostCSS
12 6 (0.97%) Bitbucket
12 6 (0.97%) Gradle
12 6 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (0.81%) Hudson
13 5 (0.81%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 115 (18.64%) Finance
2 40 (6.48%) Banking
3 35 (5.67%) Marketing
4 33 (5.35%) Retail
5 27 (4.38%) Public Sector
6 24 (3.89%) Automotive
7 14 (2.27%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.13%) Games
8 7 (1.13%) Publishing
9 6 (0.97%) Legal
9 6 (0.97%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.49%) Law
11 2 (0.32%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.32%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.16%) Electronics
12 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 461 (74.72%) Developer
2 107 (17.34%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 95 (15.40%) Senior Developer
4 80 (12.97%) .NET Developer
5 74 (11.99%) Software Developer
6 61 (9.89%) Java Developer
7 54 (8.75%) Web Developer
8 47 (7.62%) Software Engineer
9 41 (6.65%) PHP Developer
10 35 (5.67%) JavaScript Developer
11 30 (4.86%) Lead Developer
12 27 (4.38%) C# Developer
13 26 (4.21%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 25 (4.05%) Designer
15 21 (3.40%) Full Stack Developer
15 21 (3.40%) Senior .NET Developer
16 20 (3.24%) React Developer
17 19 (3.08%) C# .NET Developer
18 16 (2.59%) Senior Software Developer
19 15 (2.43%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 572 (92.71%) HTML
2 243 (39.38%) AngularJS
3 197 (31.93%) HTML5
4 192 (31.12%) React
5 184 (29.82%) .NET
6 156 (25.28%) jQuery
7 149 (24.15%) CSS3
8 101 (16.37%) ASP.NET
9 81 (13.13%) Node.js
10 64 (10.37%) REST
11 62 (10.05%) ASP.NET MVC
12 55 (8.91%) Sass
13 51 (8.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 50 (8.10%) .NET Core
14 50 (8.10%) RESTful
15 45 (7.29%) .NET Framework
16 37 (6.00%) Spring
17 36 (5.83%) Web Services
18 33 (5.35%) Laravel
18 33 (5.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 115 (18.64%) User Experience
2 62 (10.05%) Greenfield Project
3 45 (7.29%) Mobile App
4 31 (5.02%) Enterprise Software
5 28 (4.54%) Robotics
6 16 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (1.94%) Graphic Design
8 8 (1.30%) Tandem
9 7 (1.13%) Animation
9 7 (1.13%) Blog
9 7 (1.13%) Internet of Things
10 6 (0.97%) Self-Motivation
10 6 (0.97%) Social Media
10 6 (0.97%) Virtual Team
11 5 (0.81%) Online Banking
12 3 (0.49%) Cloud Native
12 3 (0.49%) Driving Licence
12 3 (0.49%) Life Science
12 3 (0.49%) Smart Home
13 2 (0.32%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 49 (7.94%) Linux
2 33 (5.35%) Android
3 31 (5.02%) Apple iOS
4 13 (2.11%) Windows
5 8 (1.30%) Unix
6 4 (0.65%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.32%) CentOS
7 2 (0.32%) Debian
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (46.35%) Agile Software Development
2 156 (25.28%) Front End Development
3 144 (23.34%) MVC
4 135 (21.88%) Web Development
5 117 (18.96%) TDD
6 88 (14.26%) Software Engineering
7 83 (13.45%) Problem-Solving
8 81 (13.13%) SDLC
9 67 (10.86%) Mentoring
10 64 (10.37%) Computer Science
11 62 (10.05%) Test Automation
12 58 (9.40%) Fintech
13 56 (9.08%) OO
14 50 (8.10%) BDD
14 50 (8.10%) Continuous Integration
15 48 (7.78%) Scrum
16 43 (6.97%) DevOps
17 42 (6.81%) Artificial Intelligence
18 34 (5.51%) Microservices
18 34 (5.51%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 480 (77.80%) JavaScript
2 196 (31.77%) SQL
3 171 (27.71%) C#
4 137 (22.20%) Java
5 74 (11.99%) PHP
6 61 (9.89%) Python
7 60 (9.72%) TypeScript
8 48 (7.78%) PL/SQL
9 41 (6.65%) ES6
10 27 (4.38%) Java 8
11 25 (4.05%) Ruby
12 23 (3.73%) T-SQL
13 13 (2.11%) VB.NET
14 11 (1.78%) C++
15 8 (1.30%) C
15 8 (1.30%) PHP 7
16 6 (0.97%) Go
16 6 (0.97%) Perl
16 6 (0.97%) PowerShell
17 5 (0.81%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 88 (14.26%) Degree
2 49 (7.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (1.30%) HND
5 1 (0.16%) CCNA
5 1 (0.16%) CCNP
5 1 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.92%) QA
2 1 (0.16%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (3.73%) Docker
2 4 (0.65%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.16%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 39 (6.32%) Ansible
2 13 (2.11%) Kubernetes
3 9 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.81%) Terraform
5 4 (0.65%) Consul
6 3 (0.49%) Puppet
7 2 (0.32%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.32%) Istio
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 87 (14.10%) Microsoft
2 68 (11.02%) Oracle
3 40 (6.48%) Adobe
4 18 (2.92%) Google
5 12 (1.94%) Zend
6 9 (1.46%) Splunk
6 9 (1.46%) Xamarin
7 6 (0.97%) Red Hat
7 6 (0.97%) ServiceNow
8 5 (0.81%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.49%) Apple
9 3 (0.49%) ESRI
9 3 (0.49%) Mapbox
9 3 (0.49%) Pega
9 3 (0.49%) WooCommerce
10 2 (0.32%) Cypress Semiconductor
10 2 (0.32%) DevExpress
10 2 (0.32%) IBM
10 2 (0.32%) Progress
11 1 (0.16%) SAP