Period
to 23 October 2019

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

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 15 11 12
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1 +3
Permanent jobs citing CSS 2,878 4,188 4,314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 11.36% 14.38% 14.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.41% 33.44% 35.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2,622 3,858 3,966
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

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 9,786 12,524 12,183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 38.62% 43.01% 41.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8,452 10,846 10,552
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £30,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 October 2019.

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 October 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
Thames Valley -8 945 £50,000 - 241
Hampshire +1 867 £42,500 - 93
Berkshire -4 518 £50,000 -4.76% 91
East Sussex +1 328 £42,500 -4.49% 36
Surrey -14 295 £45,000 - 76
West Sussex -7 270 £47,500 +11.76% 47
Oxfordshire -9 215 £50,000 +17.65% 81
Buckinghamshire -2 212 £45,000 -5.26% 69
Kent +2 146 £42,500 +1.19% 63
Isle of Wight -2 12 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Middlesex -5 9 £60,000 -33.33%
Sussex 0 1 £30,000 -42.03%
Home Counties -5 1 £45,000 +28.57%
CSS
England

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

1 2,710 (94.16%) HTML
2 2,606 (90.55%) JavaScript
3 1,218 (42.32%) C#
4 1,211 (42.08%) .NET
5 1,110 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
6 967 (33.60%) MVC
7 923 (32.07%) jQuery
8 910 (31.62%) AngularJS
9 803 (27.90%) SQL
10 778 (27.03%) ASP.NET
11 728 (25.30%) SQL Server
12 720 (25.02%) Web Development
13 688 (23.91%) PHP
14 641 (22.27%) HTML5
15 574 (19.94%) Git (software)
16 558 (19.39%) Front End Development
17 498 (17.30%) MySQL
18 479 (16.64%) React
19 451 (15.67%) Java
20 449 (15.60%) Web Services
21 432 (15.01%) ASP.NET MVC
22 431 (14.98%) TDD
23 417 (14.49%) CSS3
24 404 (14.04%) Sass
25 387 (13.45%) Software Engineering
26 379 (13.17%) Azure
27 352 (12.23%) Degree
27 352 (12.23%) User Experience
28 350 (12.16%) REST
29 349 (12.13%) Scrum

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
1 188 (6.53%) CMS
2 173 (6.01%) WordPress
3 66 (2.29%) Tomcat
4 53 (1.84%) Drupal
5 51 (1.77%) Apache
6 40 (1.39%) Confluence
7 35 (1.22%) Joomla!
8 33 (1.15%) IIS
9 27 (0.94%) SharePoint
10 19 (0.66%) Umbraco
11 18 (0.63%) nginx
12 15 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
13 11 (0.38%) JBoss
14 10 (0.35%) ColdFusion
14 10 (0.35%) EPiServer
14 10 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
15 9 (0.31%) WebSphere
16 8 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 7 (0.24%) Kentico
17 7 (0.24%) Moodle
Applications
1 79 (2.74%) Photoshop
2 49 (1.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 42 (1.46%) Sketch
4 35 (1.22%) Adobe XD
5 27 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 14 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
7 11 (0.38%) InVision
8 7 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
9 6 (0.21%) InDesign
10 5 (0.17%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.069%) Adobe After Effects
11 2 (0.069%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.069%) FrameMaker
11 2 (0.069%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.035%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 44 (1.53%) Magento
2 22 (0.76%) Payment Gateway
3 12 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.17%) Adobe Campaign
4 5 (0.17%) GoldMine
4 5 (0.17%) WebTrends
5 4 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
6 3 (0.10%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.10%) OpenCart
6 3 (0.10%) Unica
7 2 (0.069%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.069%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.069%) nopCommerce
7 2 (0.069%) Shopify
8 1 (0.035%) Infor M3
8 1 (0.035%) Sage 1000
8 1 (0.035%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.035%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 379 (13.17%) Azure
2 228 (7.92%) AWS
3 215 (7.47%) SaaS
4 70 (2.43%) GitHub
5 61 (2.12%) npm
6 46 (1.60%) Serverless
7 42 (1.46%) GCP
8 26 (0.90%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 23 (0.80%) PaaS
10 16 (0.56%) Power Platform
10 16 (0.56%) Yarn
11 15 (0.52%) Office 365
12 11 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
13 10 (0.35%) Google Analytics
14 9 (0.31%) Amazon S3
14 9 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
14 9 (0.31%) OpenShift
15 8 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
15 8 (0.28%) BrowserStack
16 7 (0.24%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (0.90%) HTTP
2 20 (0.69%) Internet
3 14 (0.49%) Network Security
4 12 (0.42%) TCP/IP
5 9 (0.31%) Intranet
6 8 (0.28%) DNS
6 8 (0.28%) VoIP
7 6 (0.21%) Firewall
8 4 (0.14%) AMQP
8 4 (0.14%) Extranet
9 3 (0.10%) MQTT
9 3 (0.10%) SSH
10 2 (0.069%) FTP
10 2 (0.069%) SSL
11 1 (0.035%) IMAP
11 1 (0.035%) SAN
11 1 (0.035%) SMTP
11 1 (0.035%) WebEx
11 1 (0.035%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 728 (25.30%) SQL Server
2 498 (17.30%) MySQL
3 97 (3.37%) NoSQL
4 76 (2.64%) MongoDB
5 67 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
6 60 (2.08%) Relational Database
7 45 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 43 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 40 (1.39%) Redis
10 39 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 29 (1.01%) Big Data
12 23 (0.80%) Azure SQL Database
12 23 (0.80%) RDBMS
13 22 (0.76%) MariaDB
13 22 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
14 14 (0.49%) Power BI
14 14 (0.49%) SQL Server 2016
15 11 (0.38%) Oracle Database
16 10 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
17 9 (0.31%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 574 (19.94%) Git (software)
2 201 (6.98%) Visual Studio
3 120 (4.17%) JIRA
4 106 (3.68%) Jenkins
5 97 (3.37%) Subversion
6 94 (3.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 85 (2.95%) Selenium
8 78 (2.71%) webpack
9 76 (2.64%) NUnit
10 74 (2.57%) Jasmine
11 73 (2.54%) gulp
12 57 (1.98%) Bitbucket
12 57 (1.98%) Maven
13 51 (1.77%) JUnit
14 47 (1.63%) StyleCop
15 46 (1.60%) Visual Studio Team System
16 40 (1.39%) Cucumber
17 38 (1.32%) Karma Test Runner
18 34 (1.18%) TeamCity
19 32 (1.11%) Mocha
General
1 235 (8.17%) Finance
2 154 (5.35%) Marketing
3 105 (3.65%) Retail
4 55 (1.91%) Public Sector
5 37 (1.29%) Telecoms
6 27 (0.94%) Automotive
6 27 (0.94%) Games
7 24 (0.83%) Manufacturing
8 23 (0.80%) Advertising
9 20 (0.69%) Electronics
10 8 (0.28%) Billing
11 6 (0.21%) Banking
11 6 (0.21%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.21%) Multimedia
12 5 (0.17%) Back Office
12 5 (0.17%) Local Government
13 4 (0.14%) Law
13 4 (0.14%) Publishing
14 3 (0.10%) Police
15 2 (0.069%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2,347 (81.55%) Developer
2 548 (19.04%) .NET Developer
3 448 (15.57%) Senior Developer
4 432 (15.01%) C# Developer
5 427 (14.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 385 (13.38%) Software Developer
7 353 (12.27%) PHP Developer
8 345 (11.99%) C# .NET Developer
9 320 (11.12%) Web Developer
10 248 (8.62%) Full Stack Developer
11 200 (6.95%) Java Developer
12 191 (6.64%) Junior
13 185 (6.43%) Software Engineer
14 170 (5.91%) ASP.NET Developer
15 167 (5.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 164 (5.70%) Junior Developer
17 150 (5.21%) JavaScript Developer
18 137 (4.76%) Graduate
19 126 (4.38%) .NET Software Developer
20 110 (3.82%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,710 (94.16%) HTML
2 1,211 (42.08%) .NET
3 923 (32.07%) jQuery
4 910 (31.62%) AngularJS
5 778 (27.03%) ASP.NET
6 641 (22.27%) HTML5
7 479 (16.64%) React
8 449 (15.60%) Web Services
9 432 (15.01%) ASP.NET MVC
10 417 (14.49%) CSS3
11 404 (14.04%) Sass
12 350 (12.16%) REST
13 334 (11.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 328 (11.40%) Node.js
15 305 (10.60%) .NET Framework
16 279 (9.69%) XML
17 248 (8.62%) ASP.NET Web API
18 247 (8.58%) SOAP
19 246 (8.55%) RESTful
20 239 (8.30%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 352 (12.23%) User Experience
2 201 (6.98%) Mobile App
3 149 (5.18%) Greenfield Project
4 113 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
5 89 (3.09%) Self-Motivation
6 65 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
7 22 (0.76%) W3C
8 18 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
9 16 (0.56%) Algorithms
10 14 (0.49%) Cloud Native
11 12 (0.42%) FMCG
12 11 (0.38%) Animation
13 10 (0.35%) Driving Licence
13 10 (0.35%) Smartphone
14 8 (0.28%) Management Information System
14 8 (0.28%) Renewable Energy
14 8 (0.28%) Social Media
14 8 (0.28%) Virtual Team
15 7 (0.24%) Public Cloud
16 6 (0.21%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 347 (12.06%) Linux
2 139 (4.83%) Android
3 132 (4.59%) Apple iOS
4 130 (4.52%) Windows
5 47 (1.63%) Debian
6 27 (0.94%) Ubuntu
7 25 (0.87%) Windows Server
8 24 (0.83%) Unix
9 14 (0.49%) CentOS
10 6 (0.21%) Mac OS
10 6 (0.21%) Windows Phone
10 6 (0.21%) Windows Phone 8
11 3 (0.10%) ThreadX
11 3 (0.10%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.069%) VMS
13 1 (0.035%) Amazon Linux
13 1 (0.035%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.035%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,110 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
2 967 (33.60%) MVC
3 720 (25.02%) Web Development
4 558 (19.39%) Front End Development
5 431 (14.98%) TDD
6 387 (13.45%) Software Engineering
7 349 (12.13%) Scrum
8 309 (10.74%) OOP
9 288 (10.01%) OO
10 269 (9.35%) Problem-Solving
11 249 (8.65%) Computer Science
12 230 (7.99%) DevOps
13 225 (7.82%) Unit Testing
14 170 (5.91%) Continuous Integration
15 148 (5.14%) BDD
16 146 (5.07%) Mentoring
16 146 (5.07%) Microservices
17 128 (4.45%) Test Automation
18 127 (4.41%) E-Commerce
19 126 (4.38%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2,606 (90.55%) JavaScript
2 1,218 (42.32%) C#
3 803 (27.90%) SQL
4 688 (23.91%) PHP
5 451 (15.67%) Java
6 183 (6.36%) Python
7 182 (6.32%) TypeScript
8 141 (4.90%) ES6
9 121 (4.20%) VB.NET
10 116 (4.03%) T-SQL
11 67 (2.33%) Java 8
11 67 (2.33%) Ruby
12 64 (2.22%) PHP 7
13 47 (1.63%) PHP 5
14 43 (1.49%) PowerShell
15 37 (1.29%) C++
16 34 (1.18%) Bash Shell
17 32 (1.11%) C
18 27 (0.94%) Objective-C
19 18 (0.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 352 (12.23%) Degree
2 122 (4.24%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (0.90%) Security Cleared
4 21 (0.73%) Numerate Degree
5 15 (0.52%) SC Cleared
6 11 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (0.28%) MCP
8 6 (0.21%) MCAD
8 6 (0.21%) MCPD
8 6 (0.21%) MCTS
9 4 (0.14%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.10%) DBS Check
10 3 (0.10%) PhD
11 2 (0.069%) HND
11 2 (0.069%) Master's Degree
12 1 (0.035%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.035%) MCITP
12 1 (0.035%) MCSA
12 1 (0.035%) MCSE
12 1 (0.035%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (3.34%) QA
2 15 (0.52%) PCI DSS
3 10 (0.35%) WCAG
4 8 (0.28%) WAI
5 6 (0.21%) SLA
6 5 (0.17%) GDPR
7 4 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.035%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.035%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.035%) PMO
8 1 (0.035%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 161 (5.59%) Docker
2 8 (0.28%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.21%) vCloud
3 6 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.10%) KVM
5 1 (0.035%) Firmware
5 1 (0.035%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.035%) vSphere
5 1 (0.035%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 44 (1.53%) Kubernetes
2 16 (0.56%) Ansible
3 12 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.21%) Kibana
4 6 (0.21%) Marathon
4 6 (0.21%) Mesos
5 5 (0.17%) Terraform
6 3 (0.10%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (0.10%) Consul
6 3 (0.10%) logstash
6 3 (0.10%) Packer
7 2 (0.069%) Puppet
7 2 (0.069%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.035%) MIIS
8 1 (0.035%) SCCM
8 1 (0.035%) SCOM
8 1 (0.035%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 256 (8.90%) Microsoft
2 125 (4.34%) Oracle
3 120 (4.17%) Zend
4 98 (3.41%) Adobe
5 65 (2.26%) Google
6 44 (1.53%) Xamarin
7 24 (0.83%) SAP
8 19 (0.66%) Splunk
9 18 (0.63%) Twitter
10 15 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
10 15 (0.52%) Telerik
11 13 (0.45%) VMware
12 11 (0.38%) Sitecore
13 10 (0.35%) Cypress Semiconductor
13 10 (0.35%) OutSystems
13 10 (0.35%) WooCommerce
14 8 (0.28%) Atlassian
14 8 (0.28%) Sencha
15 7 (0.24%) Remedy
16 6 (0.21%) Sage