Period
to 16 January 2021

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 16 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
England > South East
6 months to
16 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 10 16 14
Rank change year-on-year +6 -2 -3
Permanent jobs citing CSS 1,342 2,664 3,443
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 13.61% 11.46% 12.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.16% 29.16% 31.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1,352 2,593 3,407
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £29,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 4,449 9,136 11,011
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 45.12% 39.30% 41.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3,869 7,850 9,589
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,250 £31,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing CSS as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CSS in the South East.

Salary trend for CSS in the South East

CSS
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing CSS in the South East over the 6 months to 16 January 2021.

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 16 January 2021. 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
Hampshire +3 385 £45,000 +5.88% 52
Thames Valley 0 379 £50,000 - 86
Berkshire +4 224 £50,000 -4.76% 34
Surrey +8 188 £52,500 +16.67% 53
West Sussex +5 176 £58,000 +28.89% 28
Oxfordshire +2 109 £50,000 +5.26% 36
East Sussex -7 94 £42,500 - 21
Kent +6 55 £41,750 +1.21% 16
Buckinghamshire -16 46 £50,000 +11.11% 16
Sussex +4 45 £50,000 -
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2021, 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 1,282 (95.53%) HTML
2 1,158 (86.29%) JavaScript
3 555 (41.36%) Agile Software Development
4 503 (37.48%) C#
5 466 (34.72%) .NET
6 384 (28.61%) SQL
7 374 (27.87%) HTML5
8 367 (27.35%) React
9 366 (27.27%) AngularJS
10 350 (26.08%) Front End Development
11 325 (24.22%) jQuery
12 321 (23.92%) Git (software)
13 319 (23.77%) Web Development
14 310 (23.10%) PHP
15 292 (21.76%) MVC
16 284 (21.16%) Azure
17 277 (20.64%) SQL Server
18 253 (18.85%) Scrum
19 244 (18.18%) User Experience
19 244 (18.18%) .NET Core
20 241 (17.96%) ASP.NET
21 239 (17.81%) Java
22 209 (15.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 207 (15.42%) Node.js
24 201 (14.98%) CSS3
25 189 (14.08%) TypeScript
26 188 (14.01%) Vue.js
27 185 (13.79%) MySQL
28 181 (13.49%) Microservices
29 176 (13.11%) .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
1 137 (10.21%) CMS
2 88 (6.56%) WordPress
3 43 (3.20%) NServiceBus
4 35 (2.61%) Confluence
5 34 (2.53%) Apache
5 34 (2.53%) Tomcat
6 25 (1.86%) EPiServer
6 25 (1.86%) Joomla!
7 19 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
8 18 (1.34%) IIS
9 17 (1.27%) Drupal
9 17 (1.27%) Umbraco
10 10 (0.75%) JBoss
10 10 (0.75%) SharePoint
10 10 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
11 9 (0.67%) WebLogic
12 8 (0.60%) nginx
13 6 (0.45%) Apache Solr
14 5 (0.37%) Kentico
15 4 (0.30%) DNN
Applications
1 40 (2.98%) Photoshop
2 32 (2.38%) Sketch
3 22 (1.64%) Figma
4 21 (1.56%) InVision
5 15 (1.12%) Adobe Illustrator
6 14 (1.04%) Adobe XD
7 8 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
8 7 (0.52%) MS Visio
9 5 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 4 (0.30%) Microsoft Office
11 3 (0.22%) InDesign
12 2 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
13 1 (0.075%) Marvel
13 1 (0.075%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 1 (0.075%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 33 (2.46%) Magento
2 18 (1.34%) Payment Gateway
3 10 (0.75%) OpenCart
4 7 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
5 6 (0.45%) Adobe Campaign
6 5 (0.37%) Unica
7 4 (0.30%) nopCommerce
8 2 (0.15%) Odoo
9 1 (0.075%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.075%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.075%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 284 (21.16%) Azure
2 141 (10.51%) SaaS
3 100 (7.45%) AWS
4 41 (3.06%) IaaS
4 41 (3.06%) PaaS
5 22 (1.64%) Google Analytics
6 19 (1.42%) Serverless
7 18 (1.34%) GCP
8 16 (1.19%) npm
8 16 (1.19%) Power Platform
9 11 (0.82%) Veeva
10 10 (0.75%) AWS Lambda
10 10 (0.75%) Dynamics 365
10 10 (0.75%) GitHub
11 9 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 8 (0.60%) ShareGate
13 7 (0.52%) Azure Functions
14 5 (0.37%) BrowserStack
14 5 (0.37%) Office 365
15 4 (0.30%) Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 77 (5.74%) HTTP
2 40 (2.98%) Skype
3 15 (1.12%) SSL
4 8 (0.60%) Intranet
4 8 (0.60%) RTP
5 7 (0.52%) FTP
5 7 (0.52%) Network Security
5 7 (0.52%) TCP/IP
5 7 (0.52%) VPN
6 6 (0.45%) Ethernet
7 4 (0.30%) DNS
7 4 (0.30%) Internet
8 2 (0.15%) SMS
9 1 (0.075%) AMQP
9 1 (0.075%) DSL
9 1 (0.075%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 277 (20.64%) SQL Server
2 185 (13.79%) MySQL
3 61 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 48 (3.58%) Relational Database
5 33 (2.46%) MongoDB
6 29 (2.16%) Azure SQL Database
7 18 (1.34%) SQLPlus
8 14 (1.04%) Redis
9 11 (0.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 11 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (0.75%) Power BI
11 7 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (0.45%) SQL Server 2016
13 5 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (0.37%) RDBMS
14 4 (0.30%) SQLite
15 3 (0.22%) Oracle Database
15 3 (0.22%) SQL Server 2008
15 3 (0.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 2 (0.15%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 321 (23.92%) Git (software)
2 73 (5.44%) JIRA
3 61 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 48 (3.58%) JUnit
5 44 (3.28%) webpack
6 41 (3.06%) Jenkins
7 38 (2.83%) gulp
8 36 (2.68%) Bitbucket
9 34 (2.53%) Selenium
10 32 (2.38%) PHPUnit
11 29 (2.16%) Visual Studio
12 23 (1.71%) NUnit
12 23 (1.71%) Visual Studio Team System
13 22 (1.64%) Jasmine
14 20 (1.49%) Maven
15 15 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
16 13 (0.97%) TeamCity
17 12 (0.89%) Eclipse
17 12 (0.89%) Karma Test Runner
17 12 (0.89%) Protractor
General
1 125 (9.31%) Finance
2 85 (6.33%) Marketing
3 25 (1.86%) Law
4 18 (1.34%) Public Sector
5 17 (1.27%) Manufacturing
6 16 (1.19%) Retail
7 15 (1.12%) Telecoms
8 11 (0.82%) Games
9 10 (0.75%) Electronics
10 6 (0.45%) Local Government
11 5 (0.37%) Advertising
12 4 (0.30%) Korean Language
12 4 (0.30%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.15%) Legal
13 2 (0.15%) Military
13 2 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.15%) Publishing
14 1 (0.075%) Automotive
14 1 (0.075%) Back Office
14 1 (0.075%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1,116 (83.16%) Developer
2 283 (21.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 273 (20.34%) Senior Developer
4 193 (14.38%) .NET Developer
5 184 (13.71%) Full Stack Developer
6 169 (12.59%) Software Developer
7 148 (11.03%) PHP Developer
8 113 (8.42%) Web Developer
9 109 (8.12%) C# Developer
10 90 (6.71%) Software Engineer
11 84 (6.26%) JavaScript Developer
12 81 (6.04%) C# .NET Developer
13 65 (4.84%) Senior .NET Developer
14 64 (4.77%) React Developer
15 61 (4.55%) Lead Developer
16 60 (4.47%) Java Developer
17 53 (3.95%) .NET Software Developer
17 53 (3.95%) Senior Software Developer
18 47 (3.50%) Senior PHP Developer
19 45 (3.35%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,282 (95.53%) HTML
2 466 (34.72%) .NET
3 374 (27.87%) HTML5
4 367 (27.35%) React
5 366 (27.27%) AngularJS
6 325 (24.22%) jQuery
7 244 (18.18%) .NET Core
8 241 (17.96%) ASP.NET
9 209 (15.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 207 (15.42%) Node.js
11 201 (14.98%) CSS3
12 188 (14.01%) Vue.js
13 176 (13.11%) .NET Framework
14 141 (10.51%) ASP.NET MVC
15 132 (9.84%) Web Services
16 129 (9.61%) Sass
17 127 (9.46%) REST
18 116 (8.64%) Entity Framework
19 105 (7.82%) ASP.NET Web API
19 105 (7.82%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 244 (18.18%) User Experience
2 127 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
3 99 (7.38%) Greenfield Project
4 77 (5.74%) Enterprise Software
5 46 (3.43%) Mobile App
6 22 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
7 12 (0.89%) Acoustics
8 11 (0.82%) Linux Command Line
9 9 (0.67%) RIA
10 7 (0.52%) CMDB
11 6 (0.45%) Life Science
12 5 (0.37%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.30%) 3D Printing
13 4 (0.30%) Arduino
13 4 (0.30%) Embedded Systems
14 3 (0.22%) Digital Media
14 3 (0.22%) N-Tier
14 3 (0.22%) PKI
14 3 (0.22%) Video Conferencing
15 2 (0.15%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 139 (10.36%) Linux
2 125 (9.31%) Windows
3 43 (3.20%) Android
4 37 (2.76%) Apple iOS
5 23 (1.71%) Windows Server
6 12 (0.89%) Ubuntu
6 12 (0.89%) Unix
7 8 (0.60%) CentOS
8 1 (0.075%) Debian
8 1 (0.075%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.075%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.075%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 555 (41.36%) Agile Software Development
2 350 (26.08%) Front End Development
3 319 (23.77%) Web Development
4 292 (21.76%) MVC
5 253 (18.85%) Scrum
6 181 (13.49%) Microservices
7 165 (12.30%) Software Engineering
8 148 (11.03%) OOP
9 146 (10.88%) DevOps
10 145 (10.80%) TDD
11 133 (9.91%) Unit Testing
12 113 (8.42%) SOLID
13 102 (7.60%) OO
14 78 (5.81%) Computer Science
15 74 (5.51%) Test Automation
16 71 (5.29%) E-Commerce
17 70 (5.22%) Continuous Integration
18 66 (4.92%) Analytical Thinking
19 64 (4.77%) Problem-Solving
20 57 (4.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1,158 (86.29%) JavaScript
2 503 (37.48%) C#
3 384 (28.61%) SQL
4 310 (23.10%) PHP
5 239 (17.81%) Java
6 189 (14.08%) TypeScript
7 137 (10.21%) Python
8 50 (3.73%) C++
9 49 (3.65%) T-SQL
10 48 (3.58%) ES6
11 26 (1.94%) Go
11 26 (1.94%) VB.NET
12 24 (1.79%) C
13 21 (1.56%) XPath
14 17 (1.27%) Apple Swift
14 17 (1.27%) Objective-C
15 14 (1.04%) PowerShell
16 11 (0.82%) Scala
17 9 (0.67%) Java 8
17 9 (0.67%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 144 (10.73%) Degree
2 52 (3.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (0.60%) Security Cleared
4 7 (0.52%) Numerate Degree
4 7 (0.52%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.30%) Postgraduate
5 4 (0.30%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 3 (0.22%) PhD
7 1 (0.075%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.075%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (5.37%) QA
2 4 (0.30%) GDPR
2 4 (0.30%) SLA
3 2 (0.15%) NIST
4 1 (0.075%) WCAG
System Software
1 110 (8.20%) Docker
2 1 (0.075%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.075%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 74 (5.51%) Kubernetes
2 13 (0.97%) Terraform
3 12 (0.89%) Puppet
4 7 (0.52%) Ansible
4 7 (0.52%) HP UCMDB
5 6 (0.45%) Kibana
6 2 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.075%) vRealize
Vendors
1 98 (7.30%) Microsoft
2 52 (3.87%) Adobe
3 41 (3.06%) Google
4 22 (1.64%) Splunk
5 19 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
5 19 (1.42%) Sitecore
6 18 (1.34%) Oracle
7 17 (1.27%) SAP
8 14 (1.04%) Zend
9 13 (0.97%) Xamarin
10 12 (0.89%) VMware
11 11 (0.82%) Siebel
12 9 (0.67%) Remedy
13 7 (0.52%) Atlassian
13 7 (0.52%) BMC
13 7 (0.52%) HP
13 7 (0.52%) ServiceNow
13 7 (0.52%) webMethods
14 5 (0.37%) IBM
14 5 (0.37%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud