Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 12 14
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2 0
Permanent jobs citing CSS 4,566 4,350 5,114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.41% 14.95% 13.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.11% 36.20% 35.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4,174 4,020 4,802
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 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £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 13,003 12,015 14,565
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 43.88% 41.29% 39.47%
Number of salaries quoted 11,287 10,419 12,946
South East median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 20 August 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 20 August 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 1,654 £47,500 +11.76% 254
Hampshire 0 992 £42,500 +6.25% 112
Berkshire +1 882 £50,000 +12.36% 109
Surrey +8 740 £45,000 +12.50% 84
East Sussex 0 492 £44,500 +4.71% 35
Oxfordshire 0 474 £45,000 +15.38% 99
West Sussex +4 466 £42,500 +6.25% 50
Buckinghamshire -1 304 £47,500 +9.20% 46
Kent -6 165 £42,000 +12.00% 43
Sussex 0 26 £70,000 +3.70%
Isle of Wight +1 23 £30,000 +25.00% 1
Home Counties - 11 £35,000 -
Middlesex -5 2 £90,000 +100.00%
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 4,292 (94.00%) HTML
2 4,065 (89.03%) JavaScript
3 1,915 (41.94%) .NET
4 1,903 (41.68%) C#
5 1,872 (41.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1,747 (38.26%) jQuery
7 1,631 (35.72%) AngularJS
8 1,549 (33.92%) MVC
9 1,417 (31.03%) HTML5
10 1,309 (28.67%) SQL
11 1,215 (26.61%) ASP.NET
12 1,147 (25.12%) Web Development
13 1,014 (22.21%) SQL Server
14 979 (21.44%) CSS3
14 979 (21.44%) Front End Development
15 963 (21.09%) Git (software)
16 945 (20.70%) PHP
17 784 (17.17%) Java
18 768 (16.82%) ASP.NET MVC
19 744 (16.29%) React
20 725 (15.88%) MySQL
21 724 (15.86%) Scrum
22 652 (14.28%) User Experience
23 629 (13.78%) TDD
24 609 (13.34%) Web Services
25 608 (13.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 566 (12.40%) Node.js
27 557 (12.20%) Sass
28 552 (12.09%) Microsoft
29 521 (11.41%) ASP.NET Web API

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
1 342 (7.49%) CMS
2 145 (3.18%) WordPress
3 139 (3.04%) Umbraco
4 137 (3.00%) IIS
5 118 (2.58%) Apache
6 110 (2.41%) Drupal
7 75 (1.64%) SharePoint
7 75 (1.64%) Tomcat
8 70 (1.53%) Sitecore CMS
9 40 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
10 36 (0.79%) Confluence
11 35 (0.77%) EPiServer
12 28 (0.61%) nginx
13 26 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
14 21 (0.46%) Kentico
15 18 (0.39%) OpenStack
16 16 (0.35%) WebLogic
17 15 (0.33%) Joomla!
18 14 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 14 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 195 (4.27%) Photoshop
2 79 (1.73%) Adobe Illustrator
3 49 (1.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 44 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
5 42 (0.92%) Chatbot
6 29 (0.64%) Microsoft Office
7 18 (0.39%) InVision
8 15 (0.33%) InDesign
9 14 (0.31%) Adobe After Effects
10 12 (0.26%) GIMP
10 12 (0.26%) MS Visio
11 11 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
12 10 (0.22%) UXPin
13 6 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 5 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
15 3 (0.066%) Adobe Captivate
16 2 (0.044%) 3ds Max
16 2 (0.044%) Adobe Premiere
16 2 (0.044%) Mingle
16 2 (0.044%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 45 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 33 (0.72%) Magento
3 12 (0.26%) WebTrends
4 10 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 9 (0.20%) NetSuite
6 8 (0.18%) Shopify
7 7 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
7 7 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.088%) Payment Gateway
9 2 (0.044%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.044%) nopCommerce
9 2 (0.044%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.044%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.044%) Visualfiles
10 1 (0.022%) Distributed Ledger
10 1 (0.022%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 398 (8.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 298 (6.53%) Amazon AWS
3 157 (3.44%) SaaS
4 96 (2.10%) npm
5 93 (2.04%) GitHub
6 48 (1.05%) Office 365
7 40 (0.88%) Serverless
8 36 (0.79%) Google Analytics
9 30 (0.66%) AWS Lambda
10 27 (0.59%) Amazon SQS
11 19 (0.42%) DigitalOcean
11 19 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
12 17 (0.37%) Dynamics 365
12 17 (0.37%) OpenShift
13 15 (0.33%) Salesforce Service Cloud
14 14 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
14 14 (0.31%) Cloudflare
15 12 (0.26%) Amazon S3
15 12 (0.26%) Asana
16 11 (0.24%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 126 (2.76%) HTTP
2 57 (1.25%) Internet
3 40 (0.88%) Intranet
4 38 (0.83%) TCP/IP
5 27 (0.59%) Broadband
6 22 (0.48%) SMS
7 20 (0.44%) DNS
8 17 (0.37%) Wireless
9 15 (0.33%) Firewall
10 13 (0.28%) AMQP
11 12 (0.26%) SSL
12 10 (0.22%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (0.22%) Cisco IPT
12 10 (0.22%) LAN
12 10 (0.22%) NetScaler
12 10 (0.22%) WAN
12 10 (0.22%) Wireshark
13 9 (0.20%) DHCP
14 8 (0.18%) Extranet
15 5 (0.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,014 (22.21%) SQL Server
2 725 (15.88%) MySQL
3 222 (4.86%) Relational Database
4 198 (4.34%) NoSQL
5 178 (3.90%) MongoDB
6 146 (3.20%) PostgreSQL
7 76 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
8 74 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
9 67 (1.47%) SQL Server 2016
10 59 (1.29%) Big Data
11 55 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 51 (1.12%) Redis
13 50 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 43 (0.94%) RDBMS
15 33 (0.72%) MariaDB
15 33 (0.72%) Oracle Database
16 32 (0.70%) RavenDB
17 23 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
18 21 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
19 20 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 963 (21.09%) Git (software)
2 307 (6.72%) Visual Studio
3 227 (4.97%) gulp
4 211 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 209 (4.58%) Subversion
6 200 (4.38%) Jenkins
7 197 (4.31%) JIRA
8 160 (3.50%) webpack
9 117 (2.56%) Grunt
10 102 (2.23%) Maven
11 83 (1.82%) NUnit
12 79 (1.73%) Selenium
13 74 (1.62%) Eclipse
14 53 (1.16%) Jasmine
14 53 (1.16%) TeamCity
15 50 (1.10%) Mocha
16 47 (1.03%) git-flow
16 47 (1.03%) Gradle
17 43 (0.94%) Bitbucket
18 42 (0.92%) Vagrant
General
1 448 (9.81%) Finance
2 305 (6.68%) Marketing
3 254 (5.56%) Retail
4 101 (2.21%) Games
5 100 (2.19%) Manufacturing
6 50 (1.10%) Telecoms
7 45 (0.99%) Electronics
8 38 (0.83%) Advertising
9 33 (0.72%) Automotive
10 30 (0.66%) Banking
11 19 (0.42%) Hindi Language
11 19 (0.42%) Punjabi Language
11 19 (0.42%) Urdu Language
12 18 (0.39%) Law
13 17 (0.37%) Multimedia
13 17 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
13 17 (0.37%) Publishing
14 14 (0.31%) Back Office
15 8 (0.18%) Billing
15 8 (0.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3,941 (86.31%) Developer
2 964 (21.11%) .NET Developer
3 780 (17.08%) C# Developer
4 737 (16.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 648 (14.19%) JavaScript Developer
6 604 (13.23%) Senior Developer
7 568 (12.44%) Software Developer
8 564 (12.35%) C# .NET Developer
9 533 (11.67%) Web Developer
10 507 (11.10%) Full Stack Developer
11 433 (9.48%) PHP Developer
12 367 (8.04%) HTML Developer
13 335 (7.34%) Java Developer
14 318 (6.96%) HTML CSS Developer
15 287 (6.29%) .NET Software Developer
16 268 (5.87%) Lead Developer
17 257 (5.63%) ASP.NET Developer
17 257 (5.63%) C# Software Developer
18 242 (5.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 236 (5.17%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4,292 (94.00%) HTML
2 1,915 (41.94%) .NET
3 1,747 (38.26%) jQuery
4 1,631 (35.72%) AngularJS
5 1,417 (31.03%) HTML5
6 1,215 (26.61%) ASP.NET
7 979 (21.44%) CSS3
8 768 (16.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 744 (16.29%) React
10 609 (13.34%) Web Services
11 608 (13.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 566 (12.40%) Node.js
13 557 (12.20%) Sass
14 521 (11.41%) ASP.NET Web API
15 479 (10.49%) REST
16 471 (10.32%) .NET Framework
17 464 (10.16%) XML
18 452 (9.90%) Ajax
19 422 (9.24%) JSON
20 388 (8.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 652 (14.28%) User Experience
2 327 (7.16%) Computer Science
3 276 (6.04%) Greenfield Project
4 248 (5.43%) Mobile App
5 165 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
6 114 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
7 91 (1.99%) Fintech
7 91 (1.99%) Self-Motivation
8 58 (1.27%) Linux Command Line
9 46 (1.01%) Social Media
10 43 (0.94%) Graphic Design
11 41 (0.90%) Management Information System
12 39 (0.85%) Algorithms
13 28 (0.61%) N-Tier
14 27 (0.59%) W3C
15 22 (0.48%) Smartphone
16 21 (0.46%) Life Science
17 18 (0.39%) Driving Licence
18 17 (0.37%) Animation
19 15 (0.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 408 (8.94%) Linux
2 258 (5.65%) Windows
3 128 (2.80%) Apple iOS
4 124 (2.72%) Android
5 51 (1.12%) Unix
6 50 (1.10%) Windows Server
7 32 (0.70%) Ubuntu
8 19 (0.42%) CentOS
9 18 (0.39%) Debian
10 16 (0.35%) Windows Phone
10 16 (0.35%) Windows Phone 8
11 12 (0.26%) Mac OS
12 10 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.088%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.088%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 3 (0.066%) Amazon Linux
15 1 (0.022%) Solaris
15 1 (0.022%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.022%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.022%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,872 (41.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1,549 (33.92%) MVC
3 1,147 (25.12%) Web Development
4 979 (21.44%) Front End Development
5 724 (15.86%) Scrum
6 629 (13.78%) TDD
7 458 (10.03%) Software Engineering
8 451 (9.88%) Unit Testing
9 433 (9.48%) OO
10 356 (7.80%) Problem-Solving
11 327 (7.16%) Continuous Integration
12 325 (7.12%) OOP
13 303 (6.64%) E-Commerce
14 215 (4.71%) BDD
15 211 (4.62%) SDLC
16 207 (4.53%) Responsive Web Design
17 202 (4.42%) Test Automation
18 187 (4.10%) Mentoring
19 183 (4.01%) Web Application Development
20 144 (3.15%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 4,065 (89.03%) JavaScript
2 1,903 (41.68%) C#
3 1,309 (28.67%) SQL
4 945 (20.70%) PHP
5 784 (17.17%) Java
6 337 (7.38%) Python
7 261 (5.72%) T-SQL
8 242 (5.30%) TypeScript
9 196 (4.29%) VB.NET
10 160 (3.50%) ES6
11 147 (3.22%) C++
12 103 (2.26%) Java 8
13 92 (2.01%) Ruby
14 66 (1.45%) VB
15 53 (1.16%) PL/SQL
16 51 (1.12%) PHP 5
17 42 (0.92%) C
18 41 (0.90%) Apple Swift
19 38 (0.83%) VB6
20 36 (0.79%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 477 (10.45%) Degree
2 138 (3.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (0.48%) Security Cleared
4 20 (0.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 17 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (0.22%) SC Cleared
7 8 (0.18%) DBS Check
7 8 (0.18%) Master's Degree
8 7 (0.15%) Numerate Degree
8 7 (0.15%) PhD
9 6 (0.13%) ISEB
10 3 (0.066%) Chartered Engineer
10 3 (0.066%) CITP
10 3 (0.066%) MCTS
10 3 (0.066%) Sun Certification
11 2 (0.044%) HND
11 2 (0.044%) SANS
12 1 (0.022%) MCP
12 1 (0.022%) MCSA
12 1 (0.022%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 159 (3.48%) QA
2 30 (0.66%) SLA
3 20 (0.44%) GDPR
4 19 (0.42%) PCI DSS
5 13 (0.28%) GCP
6 10 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.15%) DICOM
7 7 (0.15%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.15%) WAI
8 6 (0.13%) GAMP
9 5 (0.11%) Data Quality
9 5 (0.11%) HL7
10 3 (0.066%) PA-DSS
10 3 (0.066%) WCAG
11 2 (0.044%) Solvency II
12 1 (0.022%) MISRA
12 1 (0.022%) MISRA C
System Software
1 202 (4.42%) Docker
2 22 (0.48%) Active Directory
3 15 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.22%) Hyper-V
5 9 (0.20%) LXC
5 9 (0.20%) VMware NSX
6 8 (0.18%) HDFS
7 4 (0.088%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.044%) Firmware
9 1 (0.022%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.022%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.022%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 38 (0.83%) Kubernetes
2 34 (0.74%) Ansible
3 29 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (0.33%) Terraform
5 12 (0.26%) SCOM
6 10 (0.22%) Cisco CME
6 10 (0.22%) Cisco Prime
6 10 (0.22%) OPNET
6 10 (0.22%) SCCM
7 8 (0.18%) Puppet
8 6 (0.13%) Docker Swarm
8 6 (0.13%) Single Sign-On
9 4 (0.088%) Kibana
10 3 (0.066%) Grafana
10 3 (0.066%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.044%) logstash
11 2 (0.044%) OpenView
11 2 (0.044%) Packer
12 1 (0.022%) Hadoop YARN
12 1 (0.022%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 552 (12.09%) Microsoft
2 204 (4.47%) Oracle
3 171 (3.75%) Adobe
4 157 (3.44%) Google
5 119 (2.61%) Capita
6 94 (2.06%) Xamarin
7 78 (1.71%) Zend
8 73 (1.60%) Sitecore
9 35 (0.77%) Twitter
10 30 (0.66%) Telerik
11 27 (0.59%) VMware
12 23 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
13 20 (0.44%) SolarWinds
14 15 (0.33%) WooCommerce
15 13 (0.28%) Cadence
15 13 (0.28%) Citrix
15 13 (0.28%) HP
16 12 (0.26%) Assembla
16 12 (0.26%) DevExpress
17 11 (0.24%) F5