Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 15 13
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2 +1
Permanent jobs citing CSS 4,757 4,202 5,970
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.36% 13.16% 14.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.00% 34.78% 37.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4,414 3,866 5,573
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £57,500
England 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 the South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 13,214 12,083 15,949
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 42.66% 37.83% 39.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11,483 10,521 13,953
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing CSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for CSS in the South East

CSS
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CSS in the South East.

Salary trend for CSS in the South East

CSS
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in the South East over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for CSS in the South East

CSS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 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
Thames Valley +1 1,753 £45,000 +5.88% 269
Hampshire -1 1,319 £40,000 +6.67% 102
Berkshire +4 901 £45,000 +5.88% 118
Surrey +5 683 £42,500 - 123
Oxfordshire -4 450 £42,500 +13.33% 96
Buckinghamshire -2 407 £42,500 - 55
East Sussex +4 380 £42,500 +4.29% 46
West Sussex +3 343 £42,500 +6.25% 41
Kent +4 218 £40,000 - 69
Sussex +2 36 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Isle of Wight +9 17 £30,000 - 4
Middlesex +1 4 £35,500 -5.33% 3
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 South East region with a requirement for CSS.

1 4,427 (93.06%) HTML
2 4,243 (89.19%) JavaScript
3 2,121 (44.59%) C#
4 2,034 (42.76%) jQuery
5 2,033 (42.74%) .NET
6 2,006 (42.17%) Agile Software Development
7 1,958 (41.16%) MVC
8 1,749 (36.77%) SQL
9 1,632 (34.31%) AngularJS
10 1,470 (30.90%) ASP.NET
11 1,464 (30.78%) Web Development
12 1,373 (28.86%) SQL Server
13 1,311 (27.56%) HTML5
14 1,209 (25.42%) PHP
15 928 (19.51%) ASP.NET MVC
16 910 (19.13%) Front End Development
17 877 (18.44%) MySQL
18 868 (18.25%) CSS3
19 745 (15.66%) Java
20 735 (15.45%) Scrum
21 733 (15.41%) Git (software)
22 695 (14.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 682 (14.34%) React
24 644 (13.54%) Web Services
25 637 (13.39%) Linux
26 631 (13.26%) Microsoft
27 627 (13.18%) Ajax
28 619 (13.01%) OO
29 606 (12.74%) Degree
30 599 (12.59%) TDD

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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
1 396 (8.32%) CMS
2 222 (4.67%) Apache
3 192 (4.04%) WordPress
4 151 (3.17%) IIS
5 101 (2.12%) Drupal
6 93 (1.96%) SharePoint
7 91 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
8 84 (1.77%) Umbraco
9 83 (1.74%) Tomcat
10 53 (1.11%) nginx
11 42 (0.88%) NServiceBus
12 39 (0.82%) Apache Spark
12 39 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
13 33 (0.69%) EPiServer
14 32 (0.67%) JBoss
15 19 (0.40%) Confluence
15 19 (0.40%) WebLogic
16 18 (0.38%) Apache Solr
16 18 (0.38%) Joomla!
16 18 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 156 (3.28%) Photoshop
2 85 (1.79%) Adobe Illustrator
3 83 (1.74%) Microsoft Office
4 65 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
5 43 (0.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 31 (0.65%) Chatbot
7 18 (0.38%) InVision
8 16 (0.34%) InfoPath
9 11 (0.23%) Acrobat
9 11 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 11 (0.23%) MS Visio
10 9 (0.19%) InDesign
11 7 (0.15%) UXPin
12 3 (0.063%) GIMP
13 2 (0.042%) Adobe After Effects
13 2 (0.042%) Adobe Premiere
13 2 (0.042%) Fireworks
13 2 (0.042%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 73 (1.53%) Magento
2 32 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.25%) WebTrends
4 5 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
4 5 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.11%) Infor M3
4 5 (0.11%) Shopify
5 4 (0.084%) nopCommerce
6 3 (0.063%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.063%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.042%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.021%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.021%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.021%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 456 (9.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 328 (6.90%) SaaS
3 204 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
4 95 (2.00%) npm
5 90 (1.89%) GitHub
6 56 (1.18%) Google Analytics
7 31 (0.65%) Office 365
8 27 (0.57%) Amazon S3
9 25 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
10 20 (0.42%) Route 53
11 19 (0.40%) OpenShift
12 18 (0.38%) Yarn
13 17 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
13 17 (0.36%) Slack
14 16 (0.34%) Adobe Analytics
14 16 (0.34%) Firebase
15 15 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 13 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
17 9 (0.19%) Serverless
18 8 (0.17%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 130 (2.73%) Internet
2 58 (1.22%) HTTP
3 36 (0.76%) Intranet
4 34 (0.71%) TCP/IP
5 30 (0.63%) FTP
6 26 (0.55%) Firewall
7 25 (0.53%) SSL
8 22 (0.46%) SMS
9 18 (0.38%) DNS
10 17 (0.36%) SNMP
11 16 (0.34%) VPN
11 16 (0.34%) Wireless
12 14 (0.29%) Broadband
13 13 (0.27%) SSH
14 12 (0.25%) Telnet
15 8 (0.17%) PPP
15 8 (0.17%) SMTP
16 6 (0.13%) AMQP
17 4 (0.084%) WAN
17 4 (0.084%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,373 (28.86%) SQL Server
2 877 (18.44%) MySQL
3 226 (4.75%) NoSQL
4 224 (4.71%) Relational Database
5 169 (3.55%) PostgreSQL
6 153 (3.22%) MongoDB
7 110 (2.31%) Big Data
8 86 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
9 75 (1.58%) SQL Server 2016
10 74 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 63 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 60 (1.26%) Redis
13 52 (1.09%) Oracle Database
14 44 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
14 44 (0.92%) SQLite
15 37 (0.78%) MS Access
16 35 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
17 33 (0.69%) RavenDB
18 29 (0.61%) RDBMS
19 25 (0.53%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 733 (15.41%) Git (software)
2 395 (8.30%) Visual Studio
3 286 (6.01%) Team Foundation Server
4 250 (5.26%) Subversion
5 179 (3.76%) Jenkins
6 164 (3.45%) gulp
7 152 (3.20%) JIRA
8 118 (2.48%) Selenium
9 107 (2.25%) NUnit
10 90 (1.89%) Maven
11 87 (1.83%) webpack
12 75 (1.58%) Grunt
13 68 (1.43%) Eclipse
14 65 (1.37%) Jasmine
15 62 (1.30%) JUnit
16 53 (1.11%) Cucumber
17 46 (0.97%) Bitbucket
18 40 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
19 38 (0.80%) Karma Test Runner
19 38 (0.80%) TeamCity
General
1 509 (10.70%) Finance
2 296 (6.22%) Marketing
3 200 (4.20%) Retail
4 92 (1.93%) Telecoms
5 68 (1.43%) Games
6 50 (1.05%) Advertising
7 39 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
8 38 (0.80%) Back Office
9 35 (0.74%) Electronics
10 30 (0.63%) Banking
11 28 (0.59%) Manufacturing
12 18 (0.38%) Automotive
13 17 (0.36%) Publishing
14 15 (0.32%) Legal
15 11 (0.23%) Multimedia
16 10 (0.21%) Law
17 8 (0.17%) Billing
18 7 (0.15%) Financial Institution
19 6 (0.13%) Arabic Language
20 5 (0.11%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 4,013 (84.36%) Developer
2 1,195 (25.12%) .NET Developer
3 912 (19.17%) C# Developer
4 709 (14.90%) PHP Developer
5 704 (14.80%) C# .NET Developer
6 703 (14.78%) Senior Developer
7 681 (14.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 647 (13.60%) Software Developer
9 622 (13.08%) Web Developer
10 580 (12.19%) JavaScript Developer
11 478 (10.05%) ASP.NET Developer
12 415 (8.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 366 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 351 (7.38%) .NET Software Developer
15 343 (7.21%) HTML Developer
16 297 (6.24%) Java Developer
17 291 (6.12%) C# Software Developer
18 251 (5.28%) Full Stack Developer
19 243 (5.11%) Junior
20 235 (4.94%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4,427 (93.06%) HTML
2 2,034 (42.76%) jQuery
3 2,033 (42.74%) .NET
4 1,632 (34.31%) AngularJS
5 1,470 (30.90%) ASP.NET
6 1,311 (27.56%) HTML5
7 928 (19.51%) ASP.NET MVC
8 868 (18.25%) CSS3
9 695 (14.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 682 (14.34%) React
11 644 (13.54%) Web Services
12 627 (13.18%) Ajax
13 597 (12.55%) Node.js
14 541 (11.37%) ASP.NET Web API
15 525 (11.04%) XML
16 522 (10.97%) .NET Framework
17 480 (10.09%) Sass
18 420 (8.83%) REST
19 374 (7.86%) JSON
19 374 (7.86%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 593 (12.47%) User Experience
2 359 (7.55%) Computer Science
3 317 (6.66%) Mobile App
4 289 (6.08%) Greenfield Project
5 198 (4.16%) Analytical Skills
6 133 (2.80%) Fintech
7 119 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
8 74 (1.56%) N-Tier
9 39 (0.82%) Algorithms
10 36 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
11 34 (0.71%) Management Information System
12 32 (0.67%) Smartphone
13 31 (0.65%) Data Centre
13 31 (0.65%) Graphic Design
13 31 (0.65%) RIA
14 29 (0.61%) e-Learning
15 28 (0.59%) Social Media
16 25 (0.53%) BBC
17 23 (0.48%) Digital Media
18 21 (0.44%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 637 (13.39%) Linux
2 348 (7.32%) Windows
3 127 (2.67%) Android
4 107 (2.25%) Apple iOS
5 100 (2.10%) Unix
6 77 (1.62%) Windows Server
7 38 (0.80%) Ubuntu
8 26 (0.55%) CentOS
9 13 (0.27%) Mac OS
9 13 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (0.23%) Debian
11 8 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (0.15%) Windows 8
13 6 (0.13%) Windows 10
14 5 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
15 4 (0.084%) Amazon Linux
16 3 (0.063%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.063%) Windows 7
17 2 (0.042%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,006 (42.17%) Agile Software Development
2 1,958 (41.16%) MVC
3 1,464 (30.78%) Web Development
4 910 (19.13%) Front End Development
5 735 (15.45%) Scrum
6 619 (13.01%) OO
7 599 (12.59%) TDD
8 486 (10.22%) OOP
9 425 (8.93%) Software Engineering
10 422 (8.87%) Unit Testing
11 374 (7.86%) E-Commerce
12 324 (6.81%) SDLC
13 299 (6.29%) Continuous Integration
14 269 (5.65%) Test Automation
15 248 (5.21%) BDD
16 244 (5.13%) Responsive Web Design
17 241 (5.07%) Mentoring
18 230 (4.83%) Analytics
19 206 (4.33%) Web Application Development
20 170 (3.57%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 4,243 (89.19%) JavaScript
2 2,121 (44.59%) C#
3 1,749 (36.77%) SQL
4 1,209 (25.42%) PHP
5 745 (15.66%) Java
6 395 (8.30%) T-SQL
7 340 (7.15%) Python
8 263 (5.53%) VB.NET
9 192 (4.04%) Ruby
10 162 (3.41%) TypeScript
11 108 (2.27%) ES6
12 91 (1.91%) C++
13 83 (1.74%) PHP 7
13 83 (1.74%) VB
14 77 (1.62%) PHP 5
15 71 (1.49%) C
16 68 (1.43%) Bash Shell
17 51 (1.07%) PowerShell
18 50 (1.05%) PL/SQL
19 49 (1.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 606 (12.74%) Degree
2 159 (3.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 59 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (0.59%) Security Cleared
5 26 (0.55%) PhD
6 24 (0.50%) SC Cleared
7 20 (0.42%) ISEB
8 19 (0.40%) MCPD
9 16 (0.34%) MCTS
10 10 (0.21%) PMI Certification
11 9 (0.19%) ISTQB
12 8 (0.17%) MCP
12 8 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
13 5 (0.11%) CCNA
13 5 (0.11%) CCNP
13 5 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (0.11%) DBS Check
13 5 (0.11%) ISEB Practitioner
13 5 (0.11%) MCSD
14 3 (0.063%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (2.52%) QA
2 20 (0.42%) PCI DSS
3 10 (0.21%) GAMP
3 10 (0.21%) WCAG
4 8 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.15%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.13%) SLA
7 2 (0.042%) HL7
8 1 (0.021%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.021%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.021%) PMO
System Software
1 173 (3.64%) Docker
2 21 (0.44%) Active Directory
3 19 (0.40%) HDFS
4 5 (0.11%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.063%) VMware NSX
6 2 (0.042%) Firmware
6 2 (0.042%) LXC
7 1 (0.021%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.021%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.021%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.021%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 28 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
2 27 (0.57%) Puppet
3 26 (0.55%) Docker Swarm
4 15 (0.32%) Ansible
5 8 (0.17%) Galera Cluster
5 8 (0.17%) OpenNebula
6 6 (0.13%) Kubernetes
7 4 (0.084%) HAProxy
7 4 (0.084%) Kibana
7 4 (0.084%) OPNET
7 4 (0.084%) SCCM
7 4 (0.084%) SCOM
7 4 (0.084%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (0.084%) Terraform
8 3 (0.063%) AppManager
8 3 (0.063%) Cisco CME
8 3 (0.063%) Cisco Prime
8 3 (0.063%) logstash
8 3 (0.063%) TeamSite
9 2 (0.042%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 631 (13.26%) Microsoft
2 260 (5.47%) Oracle
3 239 (5.02%) Zend
4 189 (3.97%) Google
5 151 (3.17%) Adobe
6 98 (2.06%) Xamarin
7 63 (1.32%) Capita
8 60 (1.26%) Twitter
9 46 (0.97%) HP
10 44 (0.92%) Sitecore
11 42 (0.88%) Telerik
12 27 (0.57%) DevExpress
13 25 (0.53%) SAP
14 24 (0.50%) Splunk
15 22 (0.46%) Sony
16 19 (0.40%) AppDynamics
17 18 (0.38%) Apple
17 18 (0.38%) BMC
18 13 (0.27%) Omniture
18 13 (0.27%) Sun