Period
to 9 April 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 9 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
England > South East
6 months to
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 14 14 11
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3 +1
Permanent jobs citing CSS 2,534 3,305 4,988
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 12.12% 12.37% 15.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.96% 30.50% 36.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2,416 3,210 4,802
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 8,457 10,836 13,770
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.46% 40.55% 43.58%
Number of salaries quoted 7,210 9,264 12,064
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.80% +7.00% +5.26%

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 9 April 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 9 April 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 -1 847 £50,000 - 96
Hampshire +3 747 £44,000 +10.00% 54
Berkshire +1 452 £52,500 +4.48% 45
Surrey +4 350 £50,000 +11.11% 56
East Sussex -1 260 £45,000 +5.88% 15
West Sussex -5 221 £47,500 +5.56% 34
Oxfordshire +1 219 £45,000 - 37
Buckinghamshire -2 176 £47,500 - 14
Kent -1 86 £37,500 -10.71% 15
Sussex +1 2 £40,000 -38.46%
Home Counties - 2 £70,000 -
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 9 April 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 2,374 (93.69%) HTML
2 2,241 (88.44%) JavaScript
3 1,186 (46.80%) .NET
4 1,147 (45.26%) C#
5 1,069 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
6 893 (35.24%) MVC
7 846 (33.39%) AngularJS
8 797 (31.45%) jQuery
9 794 (31.33%) SQL
10 718 (28.33%) HTML5
11 681 (26.87%) ASP.NET
12 668 (26.36%) Web Development
13 662 (26.12%) SQL Server
14 555 (21.90%) Front End Development
15 518 (20.44%) React
16 506 (19.97%) PHP
17 436 (17.21%) Git (software)
18 427 (16.85%) MySQL
19 426 (16.81%) Azure
20 412 (16.26%) Web Services
21 396 (15.63%) Software Engineering
22 390 (15.39%) CSS3
23 387 (15.27%) ASP.NET MVC
23 387 (15.27%) Scrum
24 386 (15.23%) .NET Framework
25 366 (14.44%) TDD
26 349 (13.77%) Node.js
27 323 (12.75%) Sass
28 322 (12.71%) Microsoft
29 317 (12.51%) REST

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
1 172 (6.79%) CMS
2 99 (3.91%) WordPress
3 67 (2.64%) IIS
4 58 (2.29%) Apache
5 42 (1.66%) SharePoint
6 40 (1.58%) Umbraco
7 35 (1.38%) EPiServer
8 30 (1.18%) Confluence
8 30 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
9 29 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
10 23 (0.91%) Drupal
11 21 (0.83%) Joomla!
12 18 (0.71%) Tomcat
13 16 (0.63%) Kentico
14 15 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
15 10 (0.39%) nginx
16 7 (0.28%) Cloud Foundry
17 6 (0.24%) MODX
18 5 (0.20%) GeoServer
18 5 (0.20%) OpenStack
Applications
1 74 (2.92%) Photoshop
2 60 (2.37%) Microsoft Office
3 59 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 37 (1.46%) Adobe XD
5 26 (1.03%) Sketch
6 24 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
7 19 (0.75%) InVision
8 8 (0.32%) MadCap Flare
8 8 (0.32%) MS Visio
9 6 (0.24%) GIMP
10 5 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 4 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 4 (0.16%) UXPin
12 3 (0.12%) Marvel
13 2 (0.079%) Acrobat
13 2 (0.079%) Microsoft Project
13 2 (0.079%) Zeplin
14 1 (0.039%) AutoCAD
14 1 (0.039%) Figma
Business Applications
1 52 (2.05%) Magento
2 34 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
4 8 (0.32%) NetSuite
5 7 (0.28%) GoldMine
6 6 (0.24%) OpenCart
7 3 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.079%) Adobe Campaign
8 2 (0.079%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.079%) SAP S/4HANA
8 2 (0.079%) Summit
9 1 (0.039%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 426 (16.81%) Azure
2 212 (8.37%) SaaS
3 194 (7.66%) AWS
4 92 (3.63%) GitHub
5 77 (3.04%) npm
6 32 (1.26%) Google Analytics
7 26 (1.03%) Serverless
8 20 (0.79%) GCP
8 20 (0.79%) PaaS
9 19 (0.75%) Yarn
10 17 (0.67%) Amazon S3
11 15 (0.59%) Power Platform
12 14 (0.55%) AWS Lambda
13 13 (0.51%) Amazon Cognito
13 13 (0.51%) Slack
14 12 (0.47%) OpenShift
15 11 (0.43%) DigitalOcean
15 11 (0.43%) Office 365
16 10 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
16 10 (0.39%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (1.22%) Internet
2 24 (0.95%) Intranet
3 19 (0.75%) DNS
4 18 (0.71%) HTTP
5 17 (0.67%) Firewall
6 15 (0.59%) Wireless
7 14 (0.55%) RTP
8 12 (0.47%) Network Security
9 11 (0.43%) SSH
10 8 (0.32%) TCP/IP
11 7 (0.28%) SSL
12 5 (0.20%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (0.20%) GPON
12 5 (0.20%) VPN
12 5 (0.20%) WAN
13 4 (0.16%) Skype
14 3 (0.12%) Cisco ISE
14 3 (0.12%) Cisco Nexus
14 3 (0.12%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 3 (0.12%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 662 (26.12%) SQL Server
2 427 (16.85%) MySQL
3 78 (3.08%) Relational Database
4 71 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
5 64 (2.53%) MongoDB
6 53 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 47 (1.85%) NoSQL
8 46 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 41 (1.62%) Redis
10 39 (1.54%) Big Data
11 38 (1.50%) Azure SQL Database
12 24 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
13 19 (0.75%) RDBMS
14 13 (0.51%) Power BI
15 12 (0.47%) InterSystems Cache
15 12 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
16 11 (0.43%) SQL Server 2016
17 10 (0.39%) Data Lake
17 10 (0.39%) MS Access
18 9 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 436 (17.21%) Git (software)
2 266 (10.50%) Visual Studio
3 130 (5.13%) gulp
4 127 (5.01%) webpack
5 102 (4.03%) JIRA
6 93 (3.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 81 (3.20%) NUnit
8 73 (2.88%) Jenkins
9 68 (2.68%) Grunt
10 63 (2.49%) Selenium
11 56 (2.21%) StyleCop
12 54 (2.13%) Jasmine
13 51 (2.01%) Bitbucket
14 47 (1.85%) Subversion
15 39 (1.54%) Maven
16 35 (1.38%) Visual Studio Team System
17 33 (1.30%) Cucumber
18 25 (0.99%) Mocha
19 23 (0.91%) JUnit
20 18 (0.71%) Xcode
General
1 241 (9.51%) Finance
2 111 (4.38%) Retail
3 109 (4.30%) Marketing
4 50 (1.97%) Games
5 35 (1.38%) Telecoms
6 34 (1.34%) Manufacturing
7 24 (0.95%) Public Sector
8 16 (0.63%) Banking
8 16 (0.63%) Electronics
8 16 (0.63%) Publishing
9 14 (0.55%) Advertising
10 13 (0.51%) Automotive
11 12 (0.47%) Financial Institution
12 10 (0.39%) Local Government
13 8 (0.32%) Police
14 7 (0.28%) Aerospace
14 7 (0.28%) Law
14 7 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.20%) Military
16 4 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2,074 (81.85%) Developer
2 536 (21.15%) .NET Developer
3 411 (16.22%) C# Developer
4 380 (15.00%) Senior Developer
5 378 (14.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 364 (14.36%) Software Developer
7 281 (11.09%) C# .NET Developer
8 270 (10.66%) Web Developer
9 266 (10.50%) Full Stack Developer
10 256 (10.10%) PHP Developer
11 180 (7.10%) JavaScript Developer
12 153 (6.04%) Software Engineer
13 136 (5.37%) ASP.NET Developer
14 135 (5.33%) Junior
15 131 (5.17%) .NET Software Developer
16 128 (5.05%) C# Software Developer
17 122 (4.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 116 (4.58%) Angular Developer
18 116 (4.58%) Java Developer
19 109 (4.30%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,374 (93.69%) HTML
2 1,186 (46.80%) .NET
3 846 (33.39%) AngularJS
4 797 (31.45%) jQuery
5 718 (28.33%) HTML5
6 681 (26.87%) ASP.NET
7 518 (20.44%) React
8 412 (16.26%) Web Services
9 390 (15.39%) CSS3
10 387 (15.27%) ASP.NET MVC
11 386 (15.23%) .NET Framework
12 349 (13.77%) Node.js
13 323 (12.75%) Sass
14 317 (12.51%) REST
15 296 (11.68%) .NET Core
16 278 (10.97%) ASP.NET Web API
16 278 (10.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 253 (9.98%) Vue.js
18 238 (9.39%) Ajax
19 210 (8.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 285 (11.25%) User Experience
2 181 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
3 156 (6.16%) Mobile App
4 81 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
5 69 (2.72%) Self-Motivation
6 38 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
7 20 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
8 19 (0.75%) N-Tier
8 19 (0.75%) W3C
9 18 (0.71%) Driving Licence
10 17 (0.67%) Management Information System
10 17 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
11 15 (0.59%) Algorithms
11 15 (0.59%) Smartphone
12 12 (0.47%) Animation
13 11 (0.43%) NHS
14 10 (0.39%) Life Science
15 8 (0.32%) Cloud Native
16 6 (0.24%) Data Centre
16 6 (0.24%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 251 (9.91%) Linux
2 147 (5.80%) Windows
3 107 (4.22%) Android
4 94 (3.71%) Apple iOS
5 27 (1.07%) Windows Server
6 10 (0.39%) Ubuntu
6 10 (0.39%) Unix
7 8 (0.32%) Mac OS
7 8 (0.32%) Windows Server 2019
8 3 (0.12%) CentOS
8 3 (0.12%) Debian
9 2 (0.079%) Amazon Linux
9 2 (0.079%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.079%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.079%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.039%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.039%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,069 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
2 893 (35.24%) MVC
3 668 (26.36%) Web Development
4 555 (21.90%) Front End Development
5 396 (15.63%) Software Engineering
6 387 (15.27%) Scrum
7 366 (14.44%) TDD
8 265 (10.46%) OOP
9 232 (9.16%) OO
10 227 (8.96%) Problem-Solving
11 195 (7.70%) Microservices
12 176 (6.95%) Test Automation
13 173 (6.83%) Unit Testing
14 169 (6.67%) Computer Science
15 160 (6.31%) DevOps
16 143 (5.64%) Mentoring
17 126 (4.97%) Continuous Integration
18 109 (4.30%) SDLC
19 95 (3.75%) E-Commerce
20 93 (3.67%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 2,241 (88.44%) JavaScript
2 1,147 (45.26%) C#
3 794 (31.33%) SQL
4 506 (19.97%) PHP
5 305 (12.04%) Java
6 221 (8.72%) TypeScript
7 171 (6.75%) Python
8 169 (6.67%) T-SQL
9 120 (4.74%) ES6
10 97 (3.83%) VB.NET
11 83 (3.28%) C++
12 76 (3.00%) Ruby
13 54 (2.13%) C
14 50 (1.97%) PHP 7
15 43 (1.70%) Java 8
16 40 (1.58%) Apple Swift
17 36 (1.42%) Objective-C
18 33 (1.30%) PHP 5
19 28 (1.10%) PowerShell
20 18 (0.71%) Go
Qualifications
1 302 (11.92%) Degree
2 94 (3.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 70 (2.76%) Security Cleared
4 53 (2.09%) SC Cleared
5 33 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (0.71%) Analytics IQ
7 14 (0.55%) Numerate Degree
8 4 (0.16%) CCNP
8 4 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.16%) DBS Check
8 4 (0.16%) Dell Certification
8 4 (0.16%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.12%) MCP
9 3 (0.12%) MCSD
10 1 (0.039%) CCIE
10 1 (0.039%) CCNA
10 1 (0.039%) CIW
10 1 (0.039%) MCAD
10 1 (0.039%) MCPD
10 1 (0.039%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (4.03%) QA
2 16 (0.63%) WCAG
3 8 (0.32%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.28%) SLA
5 6 (0.24%) GDPR
6 4 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.12%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.12%) WAI
8 2 (0.079%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.079%) PMO
9 1 (0.039%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 200 (7.89%) Docker
2 2 (0.079%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.079%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.039%) vSphere
3 1 (0.039%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 61 (2.41%) Kubernetes
2 13 (0.51%) Single Sign-On
3 9 (0.36%) Terraform
4 5 (0.20%) Ansible
5 3 (0.12%) FortiGate
5 3 (0.12%) HP UCMDB
5 3 (0.12%) logstash
6 2 (0.079%) cPanel
6 2 (0.079%) Grafana
6 2 (0.079%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.079%) Packer
6 2 (0.079%) Plesk
6 2 (0.079%) Puppet
6 2 (0.079%) Salt
7 1 (0.039%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.039%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.039%) Kibana
7 1 (0.039%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 322 (12.71%) Microsoft
2 90 (3.55%) Google
3 85 (3.35%) Zend
4 84 (3.31%) Adobe
5 72 (2.84%) Xamarin
6 57 (2.25%) Oracle
7 30 (1.18%) Sitecore
8 23 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
9 20 (0.79%) IBM
10 16 (0.63%) SAP
11 10 (0.39%) Atlassian
11 10 (0.39%) Remedy
12 9 (0.36%) HubSpot
13 8 (0.32%) Informatica
13 8 (0.32%) Rollbar
13 8 (0.32%) Tableau
14 7 (0.28%) F5
14 7 (0.28%) Sage
14 7 (0.28%) WooCommerce
15 6 (0.24%) Red Hat