Period
to 22 January 2020

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 22 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 16 14 11
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3 +4
Permanent jobs citing CSS 2,655 3,436 4,757
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 11.45% 12.83% 15.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.12% 31.11% 35.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2,423 3,172 4,417
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 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +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 9,119 11,044 13,257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.33% 41.23% 42.89%
Number of salaries quoted 7,765 9,496 11,533
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £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 22 January 2020.

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 22 January 2020. 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 -4 877 £50,000 - 186
Hampshire 0 810 £42,500 +6.25% 103
Berkshire -4 447 £52,500 -4.55% 83
Surrey -2 311 £45,000 - 105
East Sussex +1 306 £42,500 - 27
West Sussex -8 223 £45,000 +5.88% 31
Buckinghamshire -3 220 £45,000 -5.26% 41
Oxfordshire -2 210 £47,500 +5.56% 62
Kent -2 109 £40,000 - 47
Middlesex -4 4 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Sussex - 2 £40,000 - 1
Home Counties - 2 £45,000 -
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2020, 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 2,489 (93.75%) HTML
2 2,366 (89.11%) JavaScript
3 1,223 (46.06%) .NET
4 1,171 (44.11%) C#
5 1,096 (41.28%) Agile Software Development
6 937 (35.29%) MVC
7 858 (32.32%) jQuery
8 852 (32.09%) AngularJS
9 781 (29.42%) SQL
10 744 (28.02%) ASP.NET
11 701 (26.40%) SQL Server
12 662 (24.93%) Web Development
13 653 (24.60%) HTML5
14 569 (21.43%) PHP
15 528 (19.89%) Front End Development
16 512 (19.28%) React
17 484 (18.23%) Git (software)
18 452 (17.02%) Web Services
19 442 (16.65%) ASP.NET MVC
20 436 (16.42%) MySQL
21 431 (16.23%) TDD
22 399 (15.03%) Software Engineering
22 399 (15.03%) CSS3
23 395 (14.88%) Azure
24 380 (14.31%) Java
25 371 (13.97%) Scrum
26 367 (13.82%) .NET Framework
27 345 (12.99%) Sass
28 344 (12.96%) REST
29 343 (12.92%) Node.js

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
1 164 (6.18%) CMS
2 126 (4.75%) WordPress
3 60 (2.26%) IIS
4 43 (1.62%) Tomcat
5 41 (1.54%) Drupal
6 38 (1.43%) Apache
7 33 (1.24%) Confluence
7 33 (1.24%) SharePoint
8 32 (1.21%) EPiServer
9 27 (1.02%) Sitecore CMS
10 25 (0.94%) Umbraco
11 24 (0.90%) Joomla!
12 19 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
13 16 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
14 15 (0.56%) Kentico
14 15 (0.56%) nginx
15 10 (0.38%) ColdFusion
16 8 (0.30%) JBoss
16 8 (0.30%) WebSphere
17 7 (0.26%) GlassFish
Applications
1 52 (1.96%) Photoshop
2 40 (1.51%) Adobe XD
2 40 (1.51%) Microsoft Office
3 30 (1.13%) Adobe Illustrator
4 29 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
5 28 (1.05%) Sketch
6 19 (0.72%) InVision
7 17 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 7 (0.26%) MS Visio
9 5 (0.19%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.075%) Fireworks
10 2 (0.075%) GIMP
10 2 (0.075%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 2 (0.075%) Microsoft Project
10 2 (0.075%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.038%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.038%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 36 (1.36%) Magento
2 28 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.38%) GoldMine
4 8 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
5 6 (0.23%) NetSuite
6 5 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
7 4 (0.15%) SAP S/4HANA
8 3 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.075%) Unica
10 1 (0.038%) Sage 1000
10 1 (0.038%) SAP Hybris
10 1 (0.038%) Shopify
10 1 (0.038%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 395 (14.88%) Azure
2 217 (8.17%) SaaS
3 188 (7.08%) AWS
4 101 (3.80%) GitHub
5 71 (2.67%) npm
6 26 (0.98%) Serverless
7 25 (0.94%) GCP
7 25 (0.94%) Google Analytics
8 16 (0.60%) PaaS
9 14 (0.53%) Amazon S3
10 12 (0.45%) Slack
11 11 (0.41%) Office 365
11 11 (0.41%) Power Platform
12 9 (0.34%) Amazon Cognito
12 9 (0.34%) G Suite
12 9 (0.34%) Yarn
13 8 (0.30%) Dynamics 365
14 7 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
15 6 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
15 6 (0.23%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 33 (1.24%) Internet
2 21 (0.79%) Intranet
3 19 (0.72%) HTTP
4 13 (0.49%) Firewall
4 13 (0.49%) TCP/IP
5 12 (0.45%) Network Security
6 11 (0.41%) DNS
7 9 (0.34%) RTP
7 9 (0.34%) SSH
8 7 (0.26%) Wireless
9 5 (0.19%) GPON
10 4 (0.15%) SSL
11 3 (0.11%) AMQP
11 3 (0.11%) Extranet
11 3 (0.11%) FTP
11 3 (0.11%) MQTT
11 3 (0.11%) VoIP
12 2 (0.075%) Remote Desktop
12 2 (0.075%) VPN
13 1 (0.038%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 701 (26.40%) SQL Server
2 436 (16.42%) MySQL
3 63 (2.37%) PostgreSQL
3 63 (2.37%) Relational Database
4 57 (2.15%) NoSQL
5 55 (2.07%) MongoDB
6 54 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 42 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
8 39 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 36 (1.36%) Azure SQL Database
10 32 (1.21%) Redis
11 31 (1.17%) Big Data
12 30 (1.13%) RDBMS
13 14 (0.53%) SQL Server 2016
14 12 (0.45%) InterSystems Cache
14 12 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (0.34%) Apache Cassandra
15 9 (0.34%) MS Access
15 9 (0.34%) Power BI
16 8 (0.30%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 484 (18.23%) Git (software)
2 264 (9.94%) Visual Studio
3 112 (4.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 106 (3.99%) webpack
5 102 (3.84%) NUnit
6 101 (3.80%) gulp
7 96 (3.62%) JIRA
8 89 (3.35%) Selenium
9 78 (2.94%) Jenkins
10 69 (2.60%) StyleCop
11 68 (2.56%) Jasmine
12 65 (2.45%) Bitbucket
13 58 (2.18%) Subversion
14 46 (1.73%) Grunt
14 46 (1.73%) Visual Studio Team System
15 42 (1.58%) Maven
16 37 (1.39%) JUnit
17 34 (1.28%) Cucumber
18 31 (1.17%) Mocha
19 21 (0.79%) Protractor
General
1 221 (8.32%) Finance
2 124 (4.67%) Marketing
3 101 (3.80%) Retail
4 40 (1.51%) Games
4 40 (1.51%) Public Sector
5 30 (1.13%) Telecoms
6 24 (0.90%) Automotive
7 15 (0.56%) Manufacturing
8 14 (0.53%) Banking
9 12 (0.45%) Publishing
10 11 (0.41%) Electronics
11 7 (0.26%) Billing
11 7 (0.26%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.26%) Police
12 5 (0.19%) Advertising
12 5 (0.19%) Law
13 4 (0.15%) Local Government
14 3 (0.11%) Back Office
14 3 (0.11%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.075%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2,133 (80.34%) Developer
2 563 (21.21%) .NET Developer
3 443 (16.69%) C# Developer
4 398 (14.99%) Senior Developer
5 368 (13.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 345 (12.99%) Software Developer
7 337 (12.69%) C# .NET Developer
8 286 (10.77%) Web Developer
9 272 (10.24%) PHP Developer
10 241 (9.08%) Full Stack Developer
11 178 (6.70%) Software Engineer
12 173 (6.52%) Java Developer
13 171 (6.44%) ASP.NET Developer
14 169 (6.37%) Junior
15 161 (6.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 154 (5.80%) JavaScript Developer
17 143 (5.39%) Junior Developer
18 119 (4.48%) .NET Software Developer
19 117 (4.41%) C# Software Developer
20 97 (3.65%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,489 (93.75%) HTML
2 1,223 (46.06%) .NET
3 858 (32.32%) jQuery
4 852 (32.09%) AngularJS
5 744 (28.02%) ASP.NET
6 653 (24.60%) HTML5
7 512 (19.28%) React
8 452 (17.02%) Web Services
9 442 (16.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 399 (15.03%) CSS3
11 367 (13.82%) .NET Framework
12 345 (12.99%) Sass
13 344 (12.96%) REST
14 343 (12.92%) Node.js
15 276 (10.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 269 (10.13%) ASP.NET Web API
17 230 (8.66%) Ajax
18 227 (8.55%) Entity Framework
19 219 (8.25%) Vue.js
20 213 (8.02%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 267 (10.06%) User Experience
2 174 (6.55%) Greenfield Project
3 164 (6.18%) Mobile App
4 93 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
4 93 (3.50%) Self-Motivation
5 40 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
6 22 (0.83%) Linux Command Line
7 19 (0.72%) W3C
8 17 (0.64%) Algorithms
9 12 (0.45%) Management Information System
10 9 (0.34%) Driving Licence
11 7 (0.26%) Cloud Native
11 7 (0.26%) FMCG
11 7 (0.26%) Graphic Design
12 6 (0.23%) Public Cloud
12 6 (0.23%) Robotics
12 6 (0.23%) Video Conferencing
13 5 (0.19%) iPad
14 4 (0.15%) e-Learning
14 4 (0.15%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 284 (10.70%) Linux
2 144 (5.42%) Windows
3 112 (4.22%) Android
4 106 (3.99%) Apple iOS
5 28 (1.05%) Windows Server
6 20 (0.75%) Ubuntu
7 18 (0.68%) Debian
8 16 (0.60%) Unix
9 9 (0.34%) Mac OS
10 7 (0.26%) CentOS
11 6 (0.23%) Windows Phone
11 6 (0.23%) Windows Phone 8
12 3 (0.11%) Amazon Linux
13 2 (0.075%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.075%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.075%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.038%) ThreadX
14 1 (0.038%) VMS
14 1 (0.038%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.038%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,096 (41.28%) Agile Software Development
2 937 (35.29%) MVC
3 662 (24.93%) Web Development
4 528 (19.89%) Front End Development
5 431 (16.23%) TDD
6 399 (15.03%) Software Engineering
7 371 (13.97%) Scrum
8 275 (10.36%) OOP
9 267 (10.06%) Problem-Solving
10 263 (9.91%) OO
11 224 (8.44%) Computer Science
12 212 (7.98%) Unit Testing
13 185 (6.97%) DevOps
14 160 (6.03%) Test Automation
15 156 (5.88%) Mentoring
16 152 (5.73%) Microservices
17 138 (5.20%) Continuous Integration
18 126 (4.75%) SDLC
19 120 (4.52%) BDD
20 110 (4.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2,366 (89.11%) JavaScript
2 1,171 (44.11%) C#
3 781 (29.42%) SQL
4 569 (21.43%) PHP
5 380 (14.31%) Java
6 203 (7.65%) TypeScript
7 183 (6.89%) Python
8 143 (5.39%) T-SQL
9 139 (5.24%) ES6
10 121 (4.56%) VB.NET
11 75 (2.82%) Ruby
12 67 (2.52%) C++
13 61 (2.30%) PHP 7
14 60 (2.26%) Java 8
15 55 (2.07%) C
16 38 (1.43%) PowerShell
17 31 (1.17%) Apple Swift
17 31 (1.17%) Objective-C
17 31 (1.17%) PHP 5
18 18 (0.68%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 336 (12.66%) Degree
2 118 (4.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 59 (2.22%) Security Cleared
4 39 (1.47%) SC Cleared
5 23 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (0.56%) Numerate Degree
7 10 (0.38%) Analytics IQ
8 9 (0.34%) MCP
9 6 (0.23%) DBS Check
9 6 (0.23%) MCAD
9 6 (0.23%) MCPD
9 6 (0.23%) MCTS
10 4 (0.15%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.11%) Dell Certification
11 3 (0.11%) Master's Degree
11 3 (0.11%) MCSD
12 1 (0.038%) HND
12 1 (0.038%) MCSE
12 1 (0.038%) PhD
12 1 (0.038%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (2.79%) QA
2 18 (0.68%) WCAG
3 16 (0.60%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.34%) SLA
5 5 (0.19%) GDPR
6 4 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.11%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.11%) WAI
8 1 (0.038%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 164 (6.18%) Docker
2 4 (0.15%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.075%) vCloud
4 1 (0.038%) vSphere
4 1 (0.038%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 48 (1.81%) Kubernetes
2 8 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
3 6 (0.23%) Ansible
3 6 (0.23%) Marathon
3 6 (0.23%) Mesos
3 6 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.15%) Terraform
5 2 (0.075%) cPanel
5 2 (0.075%) Kibana
5 2 (0.075%) logstash
5 2 (0.075%) Plesk
5 2 (0.075%) Puppet
6 1 (0.038%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.038%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.038%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.038%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 327 (12.32%) Microsoft
2 94 (3.54%) Zend
3 81 (3.05%) Oracle
4 76 (2.86%) Google
5 75 (2.82%) Adobe
6 45 (1.69%) Xamarin
7 27 (1.02%) Sitecore
8 18 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
9 13 (0.49%) SAP
10 11 (0.41%) Sage
10 11 (0.41%) WooCommerce
11 10 (0.38%) Remedy
11 10 (0.38%) Splunk
11 10 (0.38%) Twitter
12 9 (0.34%) Telerik
13 7 (0.26%) Dell
13 7 (0.26%) HubSpot
13 7 (0.26%) IBM
14 6 (0.23%) Tableau
14 6 (0.23%) VMware