Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 12 13
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing CSS 4,788 4,306 5,488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.81% 14.65% 14.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.51% 36.32% 37.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4,422 3,947 5,178
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £58,750
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 13,482 11,856 14,761
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 44.52% 40.34% 39.32%
Number of salaries quoted 11,868 10,265 13,174
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 23 June 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 23 June 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 +2 1,782 £45,000 +5.88% 274
Hampshire 0 1,032 £40,000 - 134
Berkshire 0 928 £47,500 +11.76% 127
Surrey +6 765 £45,000 +7.78% 102
Oxfordshire +3 543 £42,500 +13.33% 82
East Sussex -1 495 £44,000 -2.22% 48
West Sussex +2 445 £42,500 +6.25% 39
Buckinghamshire -2 320 £47,500 +5.56% 65
Kent +1 181 £41,000 +17.14% 55
Sussex +3 55 £45,000 -33.33%
Isle of Wight +6 25 £30,000 +20.00% 2
Home Counties - 9 £35,000 -
Middlesex -3 2 £90,000 +100.00% 2
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 South East region with a requirement for CSS.

1 4,501 (94.01%) HTML
2 4,198 (87.68%) JavaScript
3 2,009 (41.96%) C#
4 1,996 (41.69%) .NET
5 1,949 (40.71%) Agile Software Development
6 1,882 (39.31%) jQuery
7 1,717 (35.86%) AngularJS
8 1,697 (35.44%) MVC
9 1,493 (31.18%) SQL
10 1,438 (30.03%) HTML5
11 1,310 (27.36%) ASP.NET
12 1,212 (25.31%) Web Development
13 1,119 (23.37%) SQL Server
14 1,044 (21.80%) PHP
15 1,003 (20.95%) CSS3
16 986 (20.59%) Front End Development
17 954 (19.92%) Git (software)
18 835 (17.44%) Java
19 810 (16.92%) MySQL
20 798 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
21 762 (15.91%) React
22 684 (14.29%) Scrum
23 649 (13.55%) TDD
24 644 (13.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 637 (13.30%) User Experience
26 621 (12.97%) Node.js
27 608 (12.70%) Web Services
28 577 (12.05%) Microsoft
29 548 (11.45%) Sass
30 545 (11.38%) Degree

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
1 409 (8.54%) CMS
2 171 (3.57%) WordPress
3 163 (3.40%) Apache
4 134 (2.80%) Umbraco
5 131 (2.74%) Drupal
6 116 (2.42%) IIS
7 81 (1.69%) SharePoint
8 79 (1.65%) Tomcat
9 65 (1.36%) Sitecore CMS
10 50 (1.04%) EPiServer
11 45 (0.94%) NServiceBus
12 41 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
13 32 (0.67%) nginx
14 31 (0.65%) JBoss
15 30 (0.63%) Confluence
16 29 (0.61%) WebLogic
17 26 (0.54%) WebSphere
18 25 (0.52%) Joomla!
19 23 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
20 20 (0.42%) Kentico
Applications
1 223 (4.66%) Photoshop
2 102 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 58 (1.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 51 (1.07%) Microsoft Excel
5 48 (1.00%) Chatbot
6 34 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
7 24 (0.50%) InVision
8 22 (0.46%) InDesign
9 13 (0.27%) GIMP
10 12 (0.25%) Adobe After Effects
10 12 (0.25%) MS Visio
10 12 (0.25%) UXPin
11 8 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 8 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
12 5 (0.10%) Acrobat
12 5 (0.10%) Adobe Premiere
13 4 (0.084%) SketchUp
14 2 (0.042%) Fireworks
14 2 (0.042%) InfoPath
14 2 (0.042%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 52 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 42 (0.88%) Magento
3 13 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 11 (0.23%) Shopify
5 10 (0.21%) NetSuite
6 8 (0.17%) WebTrends
7 7 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
7 7 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
8 5 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (0.063%) Adobe Campaign
10 2 (0.042%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (0.042%) Eloqua
10 2 (0.042%) nopCommerce
10 2 (0.042%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.042%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 400 (8.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 268 (5.60%) Amazon AWS
3 166 (3.47%) SaaS
4 104 (2.17%) npm
5 96 (2.01%) GitHub
6 48 (1.00%) Office 365
7 47 (0.98%) Google Analytics
8 26 (0.54%) Serverless
9 25 (0.52%) Yarn
10 24 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
11 22 (0.46%) Amazon SQS
11 22 (0.46%) Cloudflare
12 21 (0.44%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 19 (0.40%) Dynamics 365
14 18 (0.38%) Force.com
15 17 (0.36%) OpenShift
16 15 (0.31%) Akamai
17 13 (0.27%) Amazon S3
18 12 (0.25%) Asana
18 12 (0.25%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 123 (2.57%) HTTP
2 67 (1.40%) Internet
3 52 (1.09%) TCP/IP
4 48 (1.00%) Intranet
5 28 (0.58%) Broadband
6 27 (0.56%) DNS
7 24 (0.50%) SMS
8 19 (0.40%) Wireshark
9 17 (0.36%) Firewall
9 17 (0.36%) FTP
10 16 (0.33%) Wireless
11 15 (0.31%) SSH
11 15 (0.31%) WAN
12 14 (0.29%) Cisco ASA
12 14 (0.29%) Cisco IPT
12 14 (0.29%) LAN
12 14 (0.29%) NetScaler
13 13 (0.27%) DHCP
13 13 (0.27%) SSL
14 12 (0.25%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,119 (23.37%) SQL Server
2 810 (16.92%) MySQL
3 220 (4.59%) Relational Database
4 199 (4.16%) MongoDB
5 194 (4.05%) NoSQL
6 130 (2.72%) PostgreSQL
7 94 (1.96%) SQL Server 2016
8 85 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
9 79 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
10 65 (1.36%) Big Data
11 57 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 56 (1.17%) RavenDB
13 55 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 40 (0.84%) Redis
15 37 (0.77%) SQLite
16 35 (0.73%) Oracle Database
17 34 (0.71%) RDBMS
18 32 (0.67%) MariaDB
19 20 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
19 20 (0.42%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 954 (19.92%) Git (software)
2 298 (6.22%) Visual Studio
3 251 (5.24%) Subversion
4 206 (4.30%) Jenkins
5 204 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 190 (3.97%) gulp
7 143 (2.99%) JIRA
8 137 (2.86%) webpack
9 107 (2.23%) Grunt
10 105 (2.19%) Maven
11 81 (1.69%) Selenium
12 77 (1.61%) Eclipse
13 72 (1.50%) NUnit
14 60 (1.25%) Jasmine
15 49 (1.02%) git-flow
15 49 (1.02%) Mocha
16 47 (0.98%) TeamCity
17 44 (0.92%) Gradle
18 42 (0.88%) SpecFlow
19 41 (0.86%) JUnit
General
1 487 (10.17%) Finance
2 366 (7.64%) Marketing
3 264 (5.51%) Retail
4 91 (1.90%) Games
5 80 (1.67%) Manufacturing
6 55 (1.15%) Advertising
7 52 (1.09%) Telecoms
8 39 (0.81%) Banking
9 38 (0.79%) Electronics
10 23 (0.48%) Multimedia
11 21 (0.44%) Automotive
11 21 (0.44%) Back Office
11 21 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
12 19 (0.40%) Law
13 18 (0.38%) Publishing
14 16 (0.33%) Legal
15 12 (0.25%) Billing
16 7 (0.15%) Hindi Language
16 7 (0.15%) Punjabi Language
16 7 (0.15%) Urdu Language
Job Titles
1 4,152 (86.72%) Developer
2 1,051 (21.95%) .NET Developer
3 861 (17.98%) C# Developer
4 733 (15.31%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 688 (14.37%) Senior Developer
6 633 (13.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 633 (13.22%) JavaScript Developer
7 579 (12.09%) Software Developer
8 548 (11.45%) Web Developer
9 495 (10.34%) PHP Developer
10 443 (9.25%) Full Stack Developer
11 379 (7.92%) Java Developer
12 323 (6.75%) HTML Developer
13 298 (6.22%) .NET Software Developer
14 281 (5.87%) ASP.NET Developer
15 272 (5.68%) C# Software Developer
16 270 (5.64%) HTML CSS Developer
16 270 (5.64%) Lead Developer
17 256 (5.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 249 (5.20%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4,501 (94.01%) HTML
2 1,996 (41.69%) .NET
3 1,882 (39.31%) jQuery
4 1,717 (35.86%) AngularJS
5 1,438 (30.03%) HTML5
6 1,310 (27.36%) ASP.NET
7 1,003 (20.95%) CSS3
8 798 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 762 (15.91%) React
10 644 (13.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 621 (12.97%) Node.js
12 608 (12.70%) Web Services
13 548 (11.45%) Sass
14 537 (11.22%) XML
15 528 (11.03%) ASP.NET Web API
16 524 (10.94%) .NET Framework
17 521 (10.88%) Ajax
18 489 (10.21%) REST
19 483 (10.09%) JSON
20 363 (7.58%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 637 (13.30%) User Experience
2 326 (6.81%) Computer Science
3 276 (5.76%) Mobile App
4 273 (5.70%) Greenfield Project
5 207 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
6 126 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
7 116 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
8 98 (2.05%) Fintech
9 68 (1.42%) Linux Command Line
10 63 (1.32%) Social Media
11 53 (1.11%) Management Information System
12 37 (0.77%) Graphic Design
13 36 (0.75%) N-Tier
14 31 (0.65%) Algorithms
14 31 (0.65%) W3C
15 28 (0.58%) Smartphone
16 22 (0.46%) Data Centre
17 19 (0.40%) Animation
18 17 (0.36%) e-Learning
19 16 (0.33%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 443 (9.25%) Linux
2 259 (5.41%) Windows
3 131 (2.74%) Android
4 118 (2.46%) Apple iOS
5 73 (1.52%) Unix
6 54 (1.13%) Windows Server
7 36 (0.75%) Ubuntu
8 19 (0.40%) Windows Phone
8 19 (0.40%) Windows Phone 8
9 16 (0.33%) CentOS
10 14 (0.29%) Debian
10 14 (0.29%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.042%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.042%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.042%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.042%) zOS
12 1 (0.021%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.021%) Solaris
12 1 (0.021%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.021%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,949 (40.71%) Agile Software Development
2 1,697 (35.44%) MVC
3 1,212 (25.31%) Web Development
4 986 (20.59%) Front End Development
5 684 (14.29%) Scrum
6 649 (13.55%) TDD
7 497 (10.38%) OO
8 457 (9.54%) Software Engineering
9 435 (9.09%) Unit Testing
10 402 (8.40%) Problem-Solving
11 352 (7.35%) E-Commerce
12 341 (7.12%) OOP
13 334 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
14 257 (5.37%) SDLC
15 236 (4.93%) Mentoring
16 223 (4.66%) Test Automation
17 221 (4.62%) Responsive Web Design
18 218 (4.55%) BDD
19 211 (4.41%) Web Application Development
20 196 (4.09%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 4,198 (87.68%) JavaScript
2 2,009 (41.96%) C#
3 1,493 (31.18%) SQL
4 1,044 (21.80%) PHP
5 835 (17.44%) Java
6 350 (7.31%) Python
7 319 (6.66%) T-SQL
8 234 (4.89%) TypeScript
9 184 (3.84%) VB.NET
10 167 (3.49%) ES6
11 126 (2.63%) C++
12 100 (2.09%) Java 8
13 98 (2.05%) Ruby
14 82 (1.71%) VB
15 67 (1.40%) PL/SQL
16 51 (1.07%) PHP 5
17 47 (0.98%) C
17 47 (0.98%) VB6
18 45 (0.94%) Apple Swift
19 44 (0.92%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 545 (11.38%) Degree
2 125 (2.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 32 (0.67%) Security Cleared
4 19 (0.40%) SC Cleared
5 17 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (0.31%) ISEB
6 15 (0.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 6 (0.13%) PhD
8 5 (0.10%) Master's Degree
8 5 (0.10%) MCTS
9 4 (0.084%) SANS
10 3 (0.063%) MCPD
11 2 (0.042%) Chartered Engineer
11 2 (0.042%) CITP
11 2 (0.042%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.021%) HND
12 1 (0.021%) MCP
12 1 (0.021%) MCSA
12 1 (0.021%) MCSE
12 1 (0.021%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 144 (3.01%) QA
2 28 (0.58%) PCI DSS
3 13 (0.27%) SLA
4 10 (0.21%) GCP
5 8 (0.17%) GAMP
5 8 (0.17%) GDPR
6 5 (0.10%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.084%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.084%) PA-DSS
8 3 (0.063%) HL7
9 2 (0.042%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.021%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.021%) MISRA
10 1 (0.021%) MISRA C
10 1 (0.021%) WAI
10 1 (0.021%) WCAG
System Software
1 189 (3.95%) Docker
2 36 (0.75%) Active Directory
3 19 (0.40%) Hyper-V
4 13 (0.27%) HDFS
4 13 (0.27%) VMware NSX
5 11 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.084%) LXC
7 3 (0.063%) Firmware
8 1 (0.021%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.021%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.021%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.021%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 35 (0.73%) Ansible
2 34 (0.71%) Kubernetes
3 33 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (0.46%) SCOM
5 19 (0.40%) OPNET
5 19 (0.40%) SCCM
6 15 (0.31%) Puppet
7 14 (0.29%) Cisco CME
7 14 (0.29%) Cisco Prime
8 12 (0.25%) Terraform
9 10 (0.21%) Docker Swarm
10 9 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
11 6 (0.13%) Kibana
12 5 (0.10%) OpenView
13 4 (0.084%) Grafana
14 3 (0.063%) HAProxy
14 3 (0.063%) logstash
14 3 (0.063%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 2 (0.042%) Galera Cluster
15 2 (0.042%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 577 (12.05%) Microsoft
2 227 (4.74%) Oracle
3 207 (4.32%) Google
4 183 (3.82%) Adobe
5 125 (2.61%) Capita
6 119 (2.49%) Zend
7 95 (1.98%) Xamarin
8 66 (1.38%) Sitecore
9 43 (0.90%) Twitter
10 34 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
11 33 (0.69%) SolarWinds
12 31 (0.65%) VMware
13 22 (0.46%) Telerik
14 20 (0.42%) Apple
14 20 (0.42%) HP
15 19 (0.40%) Dynatrace
15 19 (0.40%) Riverbed
16 17 (0.36%) Citrix
16 17 (0.36%) WooCommerce
17 15 (0.31%) F5