Period
to 18 October 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 12 15
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 -1
Permanent jobs citing CSS 4,192 4,287 4,710
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.39% 14.80% 13.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.43% 35.32% 33.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3,857 3,942 4,391
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +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 12,540 12,139 13,903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 43.04% 41.91% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 10,859 10,506 12,252
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,250 £27,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 October 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 October 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 1,499 £50,000 +17.65% 290
Hampshire -1 977 £42,500 - 114
Berkshire -2 791 £52,500 +16.67% 123
Surrey +5 669 £45,000 +12.50% 124
East Sussex +1 448 £44,500 +11.25% 41
West Sussex 0 412 £42,500 +6.25% 41
Oxfordshire 0 393 £42,500 +6.25% 95
Buckinghamshire 0 317 £47,500 +11.76% 72
Kent -3 150 £41,000 +2.50% 53
Isle of Wight +1 18 £32,500 +35.42%
Sussex -1 10 £51,750 -24.73%
Middlesex +4 6 £90,000 +150.00%
Home Counties - 5 £35,000 -
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 3,911 (93.30%) HTML
2 3,752 (89.50%) JavaScript
3 1,800 (42.94%) C#
4 1,792 (42.75%) .NET
5 1,760 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
6 1,578 (37.64%) AngularJS
7 1,549 (36.95%) jQuery
8 1,415 (33.75%) MVC
9 1,310 (31.25%) HTML5
10 1,182 (28.20%) SQL
11 1,106 (26.38%) ASP.NET
12 1,052 (25.10%) Web Development
13 1,001 (23.88%) SQL Server
14 923 (22.02%) Git (software)
15 913 (21.78%) CSS3
16 868 (20.71%) PHP
17 859 (20.49%) Front End Development
18 733 (17.49%) Java
19 701 (16.72%) Scrum
20 688 (16.41%) ASP.NET MVC
21 681 (16.25%) React
22 663 (15.82%) MySQL
23 639 (15.24%) User Experience
24 623 (14.86%) TDD
25 615 (14.67%) Web Services
26 549 (13.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 545 (13.00%) Sass
28 513 (12.24%) Node.js
29 498 (11.88%) Microsoft
30 460 (10.97%) .NET Framework

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
1 277 (6.61%) CMS
2 163 (3.89%) IIS
3 128 (3.05%) WordPress
4 116 (2.77%) Umbraco
5 92 (2.19%) Apache
6 87 (2.08%) Tomcat
7 80 (1.91%) Drupal
8 74 (1.77%) SharePoint
9 63 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
10 56 (1.34%) Sitecore CMS
11 38 (0.91%) Confluence
12 29 (0.69%) nginx
12 29 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
13 28 (0.67%) EPiServer
14 20 (0.48%) Kentico
15 17 (0.41%) OpenStack
16 15 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
17 14 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 13 (0.31%) ExpressionEngine
19 10 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 165 (3.94%) Photoshop
2 61 (1.46%) Adobe Illustrator
3 51 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 34 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
5 30 (0.72%) Chatbot
6 26 (0.62%) Microsoft Office
7 15 (0.36%) Adobe After Effects
8 12 (0.29%) OmniGraffle
9 11 (0.26%) InDesign
10 9 (0.21%) GIMP
11 8 (0.19%) MS Visio
12 6 (0.14%) InVision
13 5 (0.12%) Adobe Captivate
13 5 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
14 3 (0.072%) Fireworks
15 2 (0.048%) 3ds Max
15 2 (0.048%) Adobe Premiere
15 2 (0.048%) Inkscape
15 2 (0.048%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 2 (0.048%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 39 (0.93%) Magento
2 28 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.17%) Adobe Campaign
3 7 (0.17%) Shopify
3 7 (0.17%) WebTrends
4 5 (0.12%) NetSuite
4 5 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.072%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.048%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.048%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.048%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.024%) Distributed Ledger
7 1 (0.024%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.024%) nopCommerce
7 1 (0.024%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 396 (9.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 286 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
3 162 (3.86%) SaaS
4 99 (2.36%) GitHub
5 86 (2.05%) npm
6 48 (1.15%) Serverless
7 41 (0.98%) Office 365
8 36 (0.86%) AWS Lambda
9 29 (0.69%) Google Analytics
10 24 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
11 19 (0.45%) DigitalOcean
12 18 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
13 17 (0.41%) Dynamics 365
14 16 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
15 14 (0.33%) OpenShift
16 11 (0.26%) Amazon S3
17 10 (0.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 10 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
18 9 (0.21%) Google Play
19 7 (0.17%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 109 (2.60%) HTTP
2 48 (1.15%) Internet
3 30 (0.72%) Intranet
4 25 (0.60%) TCP/IP
5 17 (0.41%) SMS
6 15 (0.36%) DNS
6 15 (0.36%) Wireless
7 12 (0.29%) Broadband
7 12 (0.29%) SSL
8 11 (0.26%) Firewall
9 9 (0.21%) AMQP
10 6 (0.14%) IMAP
10 6 (0.14%) RIP
10 6 (0.14%) SMTP
11 5 (0.12%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (0.12%) Cisco IPT
11 5 (0.12%) iBeacon
11 5 (0.12%) LAN
11 5 (0.12%) NetScaler
11 5 (0.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,001 (23.88%) SQL Server
2 663 (15.82%) MySQL
3 194 (4.63%) Relational Database
4 187 (4.46%) NoSQL
5 179 (4.27%) MongoDB
6 140 (3.34%) PostgreSQL
7 77 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
8 74 (1.77%) Big Data
9 66 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 65 (1.55%) Redis
11 63 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
12 50 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 49 (1.17%) RDBMS
14 41 (0.98%) SQL Server 2016
15 32 (0.76%) Oracle Database
16 28 (0.67%) MariaDB
17 21 (0.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 21 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
18 20 (0.48%) RavenDB
19 18 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 923 (22.02%) Git (software)
2 283 (6.75%) Visual Studio
3 223 (5.32%) JIRA
4 217 (5.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 213 (5.08%) Subversion
6 199 (4.75%) gulp
7 180 (4.29%) Jenkins
8 173 (4.13%) webpack
9 106 (2.53%) Maven
10 101 (2.41%) Grunt
11 92 (2.19%) NUnit
12 85 (2.03%) Selenium
13 68 (1.62%) Eclipse
14 60 (1.43%) TeamCity
15 52 (1.24%) Octopus Deploy
16 51 (1.22%) Jasmine
17 47 (1.12%) Gradle
17 47 (1.12%) JUnit
18 43 (1.03%) Bitbucket
19 42 (1.00%) Mocha
General
1 414 (9.88%) Finance
2 207 (4.94%) Marketing
3 206 (4.91%) Retail
4 103 (2.46%) Manufacturing
5 93 (2.22%) Games
6 43 (1.03%) Electronics
7 41 (0.98%) Automotive
8 38 (0.91%) Advertising
9 31 (0.74%) Telecoms
10 26 (0.62%) Publishing
11 23 (0.55%) Banking
12 19 (0.45%) Hindi Language
12 19 (0.45%) Punjabi Language
12 19 (0.45%) Urdu Language
13 16 (0.38%) Law
14 14 (0.33%) Multimedia
14 14 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
15 12 (0.29%) Back Office
16 10 (0.24%) Aerospace
17 6 (0.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3,607 (86.04%) Developer
2 826 (19.70%) .NET Developer
3 717 (17.10%) C# Developer
4 663 (15.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 566 (13.50%) Software Developer
6 553 (13.19%) JavaScript Developer
7 533 (12.71%) Senior Developer
8 485 (11.57%) Full Stack Developer
9 483 (11.52%) C# .NET Developer
10 481 (11.47%) Web Developer
11 416 (9.92%) PHP Developer
12 318 (7.59%) Java Developer
13 309 (7.37%) HTML Developer
14 270 (6.44%) HTML CSS Developer
15 259 (6.18%) .NET Software Developer
16 251 (5.99%) C# Software Developer
17 244 (5.82%) Angular Developer
18 239 (5.70%) ASP.NET Developer
19 231 (5.51%) Lead Developer
20 220 (5.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,911 (93.30%) HTML
2 1,792 (42.75%) .NET
3 1,578 (37.64%) AngularJS
4 1,549 (36.95%) jQuery
5 1,310 (31.25%) HTML5
6 1,106 (26.38%) ASP.NET
7 913 (21.78%) CSS3
8 688 (16.41%) ASP.NET MVC
9 681 (16.25%) React
10 615 (14.67%) Web Services
11 549 (13.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 545 (13.00%) Sass
13 513 (12.24%) Node.js
14 460 (10.97%) .NET Framework
15 456 (10.88%) ASP.NET Web API
16 449 (10.71%) REST
17 395 (9.42%) XML
18 376 (8.97%) RESTful
19 366 (8.73%) Ajax
20 338 (8.06%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 639 (15.24%) User Experience
2 333 (7.94%) Computer Science
3 251 (5.99%) Greenfield Project
4 242 (5.77%) Mobile App
5 159 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
6 117 (2.79%) Enterprise Software
7 91 (2.17%) Fintech
8 80 (1.91%) Self-Motivation
9 53 (1.26%) Linux Command Line
10 49 (1.17%) Social Media
11 43 (1.03%) Graphic Design
12 39 (0.93%) Algorithms
13 27 (0.64%) Driving Licence
14 26 (0.62%) N-Tier
14 26 (0.62%) W3C
15 24 (0.57%) Data Structures
16 23 (0.55%) Life Science
17 22 (0.52%) Management Information System
17 22 (0.52%) Video on Demand
18 20 (0.48%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 401 (9.57%) Linux
2 262 (6.25%) Windows
3 150 (3.58%) Apple iOS
4 146 (3.48%) Android
5 50 (1.19%) Unix
6 38 (0.91%) Windows Server
7 24 (0.57%) Ubuntu
8 22 (0.52%) Debian
9 10 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (0.19%) Mac OS
11 7 (0.17%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.14%) CentOS
13 5 (0.12%) Amazon Linux
13 5 (0.12%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 4 (0.095%) Windows Phone
14 4 (0.095%) Windows Phone 8
15 2 (0.048%) VMS
15 2 (0.048%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.048%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,760 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
2 1,415 (33.75%) MVC
3 1,052 (25.10%) Web Development
4 859 (20.49%) Front End Development
5 701 (16.72%) Scrum
6 623 (14.86%) TDD
7 458 (10.93%) Software Engineering
8 409 (9.76%) Unit Testing
9 399 (9.52%) OO
10 330 (7.87%) Problem-Solving
11 311 (7.42%) Continuous Integration
12 299 (7.13%) E-Commerce
13 292 (6.97%) OOP
14 242 (5.77%) BDD
15 228 (5.44%) Test Automation
16 190 (4.53%) Responsive Web Design
17 170 (4.06%) Web Application Development
18 163 (3.89%) SDLC
19 162 (3.86%) Mentoring
20 151 (3.60%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3,752 (89.50%) JavaScript
2 1,800 (42.94%) C#
3 1,182 (28.20%) SQL
4 868 (20.71%) PHP
5 733 (17.49%) Java
6 290 (6.92%) Python
7 241 (5.75%) TypeScript
8 217 (5.18%) T-SQL
9 189 (4.51%) ES6
10 161 (3.84%) VB.NET
11 137 (3.27%) C++
12 100 (2.39%) Java 8
13 65 (1.55%) Ruby
14 48 (1.15%) PHP 5
15 38 (0.91%) C
16 30 (0.72%) Scala
17 29 (0.69%) PowerShell
18 28 (0.67%) PL/SQL
19 27 (0.64%) Perl
19 27 (0.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 440 (10.50%) Degree
2 134 (3.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (0.57%) Security Cleared
4 14 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (0.31%) Master's Degree
6 12 (0.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 11 (0.26%) SC Cleared
8 10 (0.24%) DBS Check
9 9 (0.21%) PhD
10 8 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
11 3 (0.072%) Chartered Engineer
11 3 (0.072%) CITP
11 3 (0.072%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.072%) MCTS
11 3 (0.072%) Sun Certification
12 2 (0.048%) HND
13 1 (0.024%) CEH
13 1 (0.024%) MCP
13 1 (0.024%) MCSA
13 1 (0.024%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 168 (4.01%) QA
2 28 (0.67%) SLA
3 23 (0.55%) PCI DSS
4 21 (0.50%) GDPR
4 21 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (0.41%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.19%) DICOM
7 7 (0.17%) ISO 14001
8 6 (0.14%) WAI
9 5 (0.12%) HL7
9 5 (0.12%) WCAG
10 2 (0.048%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.048%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 187 (4.46%) Docker
2 15 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (0.31%) Active Directory
4 11 (0.26%) LXC
5 7 (0.17%) HDFS
6 5 (0.12%) Firmware
7 4 (0.095%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.095%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.095%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.095%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.095%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.024%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.024%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.024%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.024%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 46 (1.10%) Kubernetes
2 35 (0.83%) Ansible
3 27 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (0.45%) Terraform
5 10 (0.24%) Kibana
6 7 (0.17%) Packer
7 5 (0.12%) Cisco CME
7 5 (0.12%) Cisco Prime
8 4 (0.095%) logstash
8 4 (0.095%) Oozie
8 4 (0.095%) Rundeck
8 4 (0.095%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (0.072%) Grafana
9 3 (0.072%) Puppet
10 2 (0.048%) OPNET
10 2 (0.048%) SCCM
10 2 (0.048%) SCOM
11 1 (0.024%) Capistrano
11 1 (0.024%) Nagios
11 1 (0.024%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 498 (11.88%) Microsoft
2 195 (4.65%) Oracle
3 146 (3.48%) Adobe
4 105 (2.50%) Google
5 86 (2.05%) Xamarin
6 73 (1.74%) Zend
7 62 (1.48%) Sitecore
8 32 (0.76%) Telerik
9 27 (0.64%) Twitter
10 21 (0.50%) VMware
11 15 (0.36%) MuleSoft
12 13 (0.31%) Cadence
12 13 (0.31%) Facebook
12 13 (0.31%) WooCommerce
13 12 (0.29%) Unisys
14 11 (0.26%) DevExpress
15 10 (0.24%) Perforce
15 10 (0.24%) Salesforce.com
15 10 (0.24%) SAP
16 9 (0.21%) IBM