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

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 11 15 11
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4 +1
Permanent jobs citing CSS 1,093 2,890 4,196
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 13.65% 11.38% 14.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.39% 29.43% 33.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,082 2,810 4,072
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,100 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £63,750
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 3,597 9,820 12,545
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 44.93% 38.67% 43.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3,125 8,484 10,866
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,600 £29,750 £30,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
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 22 October 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 October 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 +3 322 £50,000 - 74
Hampshire -1 316 £45,000 +5.88% 62
Berkshire +6 201 £55,000 +10.00% 32
Surrey +17 166 £52,500 +16.67% 48
West Sussex 0 131 £52,500 +10.53% 16
East Sussex -8 95 £40,000 -5.88% 28
Oxfordshire +5 85 £50,000 - 26
Kent +1 42 £41,000 -3.53% 18
Buckinghamshire -15 36 £47,500 +5.56% 16
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 1,040 (95.15%) HTML
2 951 (87.01%) JavaScript
3 463 (42.36%) C#
4 437 (39.98%) Agile Software Development
5 429 (39.25%) .NET
6 353 (32.30%) SQL
7 344 (31.47%) React
8 314 (28.73%) AngularJS
9 313 (28.64%) jQuery
10 283 (25.89%) MVC
11 281 (25.71%) SQL Server
12 251 (22.96%) Front End Development
13 247 (22.60%) Web Development
14 234 (21.41%) HTML5
15 223 (20.40%) PHP
15 223 (20.40%) .NET Core
16 222 (20.31%) ASP.NET
17 204 (18.66%) Git (software)
18 199 (18.21%) Azure
19 192 (17.57%) Software Engineering
20 180 (16.47%) .NET Framework
21 178 (16.29%) MySQL
22 172 (15.74%) Scrum
23 164 (15.00%) Degree
24 161 (14.73%) Web Services
25 154 (14.09%) Microservices
26 151 (13.82%) Java
27 149 (13.63%) OOP
28 146 (13.36%) CSS3
29 140 (12.81%) 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 63 (5.76%) CMS
2 50 (4.57%) WordPress
3 36 (3.29%) NServiceBus
4 21 (1.92%) Apache
5 20 (1.83%) Tomcat
6 17 (1.56%) Confluence
6 17 (1.56%) Joomla!
7 15 (1.37%) IIS
7 15 (1.37%) Umbraco
8 14 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
9 11 (1.01%) Drupal
10 6 (0.55%) DNN
11 4 (0.37%) EPiServer
11 4 (0.37%) nginx
12 3 (0.27%) Kentico
12 3 (0.27%) Orchard CMS
12 3 (0.27%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (0.18%) Documentum
13 2 (0.18%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 32 (2.93%) Photoshop
2 20 (1.83%) Sketch
3 13 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (1.19%) Adobe XD
4 12 (1.10%) InVision
5 10 (0.91%) Figma
6 9 (0.82%) Microsoft Excel
7 7 (0.64%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (0.46%) InDesign
8 5 (0.46%) MS Visio
9 3 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.091%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 1 (0.091%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 29 (2.65%) Magento
2 15 (1.37%) Payment Gateway
3 14 (1.28%) Remedy ITSM
4 9 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (0.73%) Adobe Campaign
6 6 (0.55%) Eloqua
7 5 (0.46%) Unica
8 1 (0.091%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.091%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.091%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 199 (18.21%) Azure
2 117 (10.70%) SaaS
3 85 (7.78%) AWS
4 34 (3.11%) IaaS
4 34 (3.11%) PaaS
5 23 (2.10%) Serverless
6 18 (1.65%) AWS Lambda
7 16 (1.46%) GCP
8 12 (1.10%) npm
9 10 (0.91%) iTunes
9 10 (0.91%) Veeva
10 8 (0.73%) Dynamics 365
11 7 (0.64%) Google Analytics
11 7 (0.64%) Power Platform
12 6 (0.55%) GitHub
13 4 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 2 (0.18%) Dropbox
14 2 (0.18%) Office 365
14 2 (0.18%) Yarn
15 1 (0.091%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 59 (5.40%) HTTP
2 54 (4.94%) Skype
3 14 (1.28%) SSL
3 14 (1.28%) VPN
4 11 (1.01%) RTP
5 8 (0.73%) Network Security
6 7 (0.64%) FTP
6 7 (0.64%) Intranet
7 6 (0.55%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.18%) DNS
8 2 (0.18%) Internet
8 2 (0.18%) Modbus
8 2 (0.18%) MQTT
8 2 (0.18%) Profibus
8 2 (0.18%) RS-232
8 2 (0.18%) RS-485
8 2 (0.18%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.091%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.091%) HSRP
9 1 (0.091%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 281 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 178 (16.29%) MySQL
3 53 (4.85%) NoSQL
4 32 (2.93%) Relational Database
5 30 (2.74%) MongoDB
6 16 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (1.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 11 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (0.82%) Azure SQL Database
8 9 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (0.64%) SQLite
10 6 (0.55%) SQL Server 2016
11 5 (0.46%) Power BI
11 5 (0.46%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.46%) Redis
12 4 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.27%) Big Data
13 3 (0.27%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.27%) SQL Server 2014
13 3 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 204 (18.66%) Git (software)
2 55 (5.03%) JIRA
3 49 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 47 (4.30%) webpack
5 41 (3.75%) Visual Studio
6 40 (3.66%) gulp
7 28 (2.56%) JUnit
8 26 (2.38%) Selenium
9 25 (2.29%) Jenkins
10 23 (2.10%) Bitbucket
11 21 (1.92%) PHPUnit
12 15 (1.37%) Visual Studio Team System
13 14 (1.28%) Maven
13 14 (1.28%) NUnit
14 12 (1.10%) StyleCop
15 11 (1.01%) Cypress.io
16 10 (0.91%) Jasmine
17 9 (0.82%) Karma Test Runner
17 9 (0.82%) Xcode
18 7 (0.64%) Grunt
General
1 89 (8.14%) Finance
2 66 (6.04%) Marketing
3 24 (2.20%) Telecoms
4 19 (1.74%) Public Sector
5 18 (1.65%) Retail
6 15 (1.37%) Manufacturing
7 14 (1.28%) Electronics
8 9 (0.82%) Games
9 5 (0.46%) Korean Language
9 5 (0.46%) Law
10 4 (0.37%) Advertising
10 4 (0.37%) Legal
10 4 (0.37%) Local Government
11 3 (0.27%) Publishing
12 2 (0.18%) Automotive
12 2 (0.18%) Billing
13 1 (0.091%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.091%) Back Office
13 1 (0.091%) Military
13 1 (0.091%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 864 (79.05%) Developer
2 220 (20.13%) Senior Developer
3 196 (17.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 160 (14.64%) .NET Developer
5 140 (12.81%) PHP Developer
6 128 (11.71%) Software Developer
7 117 (10.70%) Full Stack Developer
8 112 (10.25%) Software Engineer
9 97 (8.87%) C# Developer
10 73 (6.68%) JavaScript Developer
11 64 (5.86%) C# .NET Developer
12 61 (5.58%) Senior .NET Developer
13 55 (5.03%) Senior PHP Developer
14 54 (4.94%) Web Developer
15 49 (4.48%) Lead Developer
15 49 (4.48%) React Developer
16 47 (4.30%) Java Developer
17 46 (4.21%) Senior Software Engineer
18 45 (4.12%) Designer
19 43 (3.93%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,040 (95.15%) HTML
2 429 (39.25%) .NET
3 344 (31.47%) React
4 314 (28.73%) AngularJS
5 313 (28.64%) jQuery
6 234 (21.41%) HTML5
7 223 (20.40%) .NET Core
8 222 (20.31%) ASP.NET
9 180 (16.47%) .NET Framework
10 161 (14.73%) Web Services
11 146 (13.36%) CSS3
12 140 (12.81%) Node.js
13 134 (12.26%) Vue.js
14 132 (12.08%) REST
15 131 (11.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 127 (11.62%) ASP.NET MVC
17 104 (9.52%) Ajax
18 102 (9.33%) Entity Framework
18 102 (9.33%) XML
19 99 (9.06%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 136 (12.44%) User Experience
2 90 (8.23%) Greenfield Project
3 64 (5.86%) Mobile App
4 36 (3.29%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
6 25 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (1.28%) CMDB
8 6 (0.55%) Acoustics
9 4 (0.37%) 3D Printing
9 4 (0.37%) Arduino
9 4 (0.37%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (0.27%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.27%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.27%) Graphic Design
10 3 (0.27%) Life Science
10 3 (0.27%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (0.27%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.27%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.18%) LIMS
11 2 (0.18%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 112 (10.25%) Linux
2 65 (5.95%) Windows
3 49 (4.48%) Android
4 42 (3.84%) Apple iOS
5 19 (1.74%) Windows Server
6 5 (0.46%) Unix
7 3 (0.27%) CentOS
7 3 (0.27%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.27%) Windows Server 2016
8 2 (0.18%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 437 (39.98%) Agile Software Development
2 283 (25.89%) MVC
3 251 (22.96%) Front End Development
4 247 (22.60%) Web Development
5 192 (17.57%) Software Engineering
6 172 (15.74%) Scrum
7 154 (14.09%) Microservices
8 149 (13.63%) OOP
9 131 (11.99%) TDD
10 123 (11.25%) DevOps
11 96 (8.78%) OO
12 84 (7.69%) Unit Testing
13 78 (7.14%) Test Automation
14 71 (6.50%) Computer Science
15 70 (6.40%) SOLID
16 67 (6.13%) Continuous Integration
17 59 (5.40%) Problem-Solving
18 50 (4.57%) Artificial Intelligence
18 50 (4.57%) Machine Learning
18 50 (4.57%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 951 (87.01%) JavaScript
2 463 (42.36%) C#
3 353 (32.30%) SQL
4 223 (20.40%) PHP
5 151 (13.82%) Java
6 119 (10.89%) TypeScript
7 107 (9.79%) Python
8 56 (5.12%) C++
9 32 (2.93%) C
9 32 (2.93%) T-SQL
10 30 (2.74%) VB.NET
11 26 (2.38%) ES6
12 24 (2.20%) Apple Swift
12 24 (2.20%) Objective-C
13 20 (1.83%) Go
14 17 (1.56%) XPath
15 11 (1.01%) Java 8
15 11 (1.01%) VB
16 8 (0.73%) PowerShell
17 6 (0.55%) VB6
Qualifications
1 164 (15.00%) Degree
2 46 (4.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (0.64%) Numerate Degree
3 7 (0.64%) SC Cleared
3 7 (0.64%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.37%) Postgraduate
5 2 (0.18%) PhD
6 1 (0.091%) Analytics IQ
6 1 (0.091%) CCNA
6 1 (0.091%) CCNP
6 1 (0.091%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.091%) CSPO
6 1 (0.091%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.091%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (4.03%) QA
2 5 (0.46%) GDPR
3 4 (0.37%) SLA
4 2 (0.18%) NIST
System Software
1 126 (11.53%) Docker
2 3 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.18%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (0.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 54 (4.94%) Kubernetes
2 14 (1.28%) HP UCMDB
3 6 (0.55%) Terraform
4 5 (0.46%) Kibana
5 1 (0.091%) Ansible
5 1 (0.091%) Grafana
Vendors
1 61 (5.58%) Microsoft
2 54 (4.94%) Zend
3 32 (2.93%) Adobe
4 25 (2.29%) Google
5 24 (2.20%) Oracle
6 19 (1.74%) SAP
6 19 (1.74%) VMware
7 18 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
8 17 (1.56%) Splunk
8 17 (1.56%) Xamarin
9 16 (1.46%) Remedy
10 14 (1.28%) BMC
10 14 (1.28%) HP
10 14 (1.28%) ServiceNow
11 10 (0.91%) Siebel
12 7 (0.64%) HubSpot
12 7 (0.64%) Pardot
13 6 (0.55%) Marketo
14 5 (0.46%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
14 5 (0.46%) Telerik