Period
to 10 August 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 10 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
England > South East
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 12 16 9
Rank change year-on-year +4 -7 +3
Permanent jobs citing CSS 1,393 3,023 4,649
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 12.65% 11.49% 15.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.32% 29.04% 35.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,358 2,928 4,480
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 4,594 10,409 13,114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.73% 39.55% 43.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3,990 8,942 11,364
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.89% +1.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +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 10 August 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 10 August 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 +5 438 £50,000 +5.26% 56
Hampshire 0 394 £45,000 +5.88% 43
Berkshire +10 276 £52,500 +5.00% 21
Surrey +8 236 £50,000 +5.26% 31
West Sussex 0 167 £47,500 - 16
East Sussex -6 124 £40,000 -5.88% 9
Oxfordshire +1 99 £45,000 - 24
Buckinghamshire -7 63 £47,500 +5.56% 11
Kent -12 16 £30,000 -31.43% 10
Home Counties - 1 £70,000 -
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 10 August 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 1,316 (94.47%) HTML
2 1,249 (89.66%) JavaScript
3 625 (44.87%) C#
4 604 (43.36%) .NET
4 604 (43.36%) Agile Software Development
5 472 (33.88%) SQL
6 453 (32.52%) MVC
7 415 (29.79%) AngularJS
8 414 (29.72%) jQuery
9 378 (27.14%) Web Development
10 374 (26.85%) SQL Server
11 335 (24.05%) React
12 324 (23.26%) ASP.NET
13 311 (22.33%) HTML5
14 305 (21.90%) PHP
15 294 (21.11%) Front End Development
16 266 (19.10%) MySQL
17 254 (18.23%) Software Engineering
18 246 (17.66%) Web Services
19 243 (17.44%) Scrum
20 239 (17.16%) Azure
21 237 (17.01%) .NET Framework
22 231 (16.58%) .NET Core
23 226 (16.22%) Git (software)
24 207 (14.86%) OOP
25 202 (14.50%) Degree
26 186 (13.35%) ASP.NET MVC
27 172 (12.35%) Microservices
28 171 (12.28%) Vue.js
29 169 (12.13%) 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 68 (4.88%) CMS
2 57 (4.09%) WordPress
3 45 (3.23%) Apache
4 29 (2.08%) IIS
5 25 (1.79%) Umbraco
6 18 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
7 15 (1.08%) SharePoint
8 12 (0.86%) NServiceBus
9 11 (0.79%) Joomla!
10 10 (0.72%) Confluence
10 10 (0.72%) Tomcat
11 9 (0.65%) Drupal
12 6 (0.43%) nginx
13 4 (0.29%) DNN
13 4 (0.29%) Orchard CMS
14 3 (0.22%) Oracle Application Server
15 2 (0.14%) EPiServer
15 2 (0.14%) Jupyter
15 2 (0.14%) Oracle Spatial
15 2 (0.14%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 38 (2.73%) Photoshop
2 36 (2.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 30 (2.15%) Microsoft Office
4 14 (1.01%) Sketch
5 13 (0.93%) Adobe XD
6 10 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
6 10 (0.72%) InVision
7 6 (0.43%) MadCap Flare
8 4 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.29%) Marvel
8 4 (0.29%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.29%) UXPin
9 3 (0.22%) InDesign
10 2 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 1 (0.072%) Figma
11 1 (0.072%) GIMP
11 1 (0.072%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 39 (2.80%) Magento
2 15 (1.08%) Remedy ITSM
3 11 (0.79%) Payment Gateway
4 9 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.43%) Eloqua
6 5 (0.36%) Adobe Campaign
7 2 (0.14%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.14%) OpenCart
7 2 (0.14%) Summit
7 2 (0.14%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 239 (17.16%) Azure
2 131 (9.40%) SaaS
3 111 (7.97%) AWS
4 34 (2.44%) npm
5 25 (1.79%) Serverless
6 24 (1.72%) GCP
6 24 (1.72%) GitHub
7 22 (1.58%) PaaS
8 17 (1.22%) AWS Lambda
9 16 (1.15%) IaaS
10 13 (0.93%) Yarn
11 11 (0.79%) Google Analytics
12 9 (0.65%) iTunes
12 9 (0.65%) Power Platform
13 8 (0.57%) Office 365
14 5 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 5 (0.36%) Dynamics 365
14 5 (0.36%) Google Docs
14 5 (0.36%) OpenShift
14 5 (0.36%) ShareGate
Communications & Networking
1 35 (2.51%) HTTP
1 35 (2.51%) Skype
2 15 (1.08%) SSL
2 15 (1.08%) VPN
3 9 (0.65%) Network Security
4 8 (0.57%) DNS
4 8 (0.57%) Internet
4 8 (0.57%) Intranet
4 8 (0.57%) RTP
5 6 (0.43%) Firewall
5 6 (0.43%) Wireless
6 5 (0.36%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (0.36%) SSH
6 5 (0.36%) WAN
7 4 (0.29%) BGP
7 4 (0.29%) HSRP
7 4 (0.29%) LAN
7 4 (0.29%) OSPF
7 4 (0.29%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.29%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 374 (26.85%) SQL Server
2 266 (19.10%) MySQL
3 43 (3.09%) MongoDB
4 42 (3.02%) NoSQL
5 37 (2.66%) Relational Database
6 33 (2.37%) PostgreSQL
7 23 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 20 (1.44%) Redis
9 17 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 15 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
10 15 (1.08%) SQL Server 2016
11 13 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
11 13 (0.93%) Big Data
12 11 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
13 9 (0.65%) Power BI
14 7 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
14 7 (0.50%) Data Lake
14 7 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
15 6 (0.43%) RDBMS
15 6 (0.43%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 226 (16.22%) Git (software)
2 116 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 72 (5.17%) gulp
4 68 (4.88%) webpack
5 63 (4.52%) JIRA
6 37 (2.66%) Team Foundation Server
7 35 (2.51%) Jenkins
8 30 (2.15%) Bitbucket
8 30 (2.15%) NUnit
9 27 (1.94%) Grunt
9 27 (1.94%) Maven
9 27 (1.94%) Selenium
10 24 (1.72%) StyleCop
11 22 (1.58%) Subversion
12 20 (1.44%) Jasmine
13 16 (1.15%) Xcode
14 13 (0.93%) JUnit
14 13 (0.93%) Visual Studio Team System
15 12 (0.86%) Visual Studio Code
16 11 (0.79%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 106 (7.61%) Finance
2 74 (5.31%) Marketing
3 55 (3.95%) Retail
4 29 (2.08%) Telecoms
5 27 (1.94%) Manufacturing
6 25 (1.79%) Public Sector
7 22 (1.58%) Games
8 19 (1.36%) Electronics
9 9 (0.65%) Local Government
10 8 (0.57%) Advertising
11 7 (0.50%) Aerospace
12 6 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.43%) Publishing
13 4 (0.29%) Automotive
13 4 (0.29%) Banking
13 4 (0.29%) Korean Language
13 4 (0.29%) Law
13 4 (0.29%) Legal
13 4 (0.29%) Military
14 3 (0.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1,102 (79.11%) Developer
2 249 (17.88%) .NET Developer
3 228 (16.37%) Senior Developer
4 224 (16.08%) Software Developer
5 215 (15.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 190 (13.64%) PHP Developer
7 172 (12.35%) C# Developer
8 125 (8.97%) Software Engineer
9 117 (8.40%) Full Stack Developer
10 112 (8.04%) Web Developer
11 111 (7.97%) JavaScript Developer
12 106 (7.61%) C# .NET Developer
13 74 (5.31%) .NET Software Developer
14 65 (4.67%) Junior
14 65 (4.67%) Senior PHP Developer
15 63 (4.52%) Senior .NET Developer
15 63 (4.52%) Senior Software Developer
16 59 (4.24%) C# Software Developer
17 53 (3.80%) React Developer
18 50 (3.59%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,316 (94.47%) HTML
2 604 (43.36%) .NET
3 415 (29.79%) AngularJS
4 414 (29.72%) jQuery
5 335 (24.05%) React
6 324 (23.26%) ASP.NET
7 311 (22.33%) HTML5
8 246 (17.66%) Web Services
9 237 (17.01%) .NET Framework
10 231 (16.58%) .NET Core
11 186 (13.35%) ASP.NET MVC
12 171 (12.28%) Vue.js
13 169 (12.13%) REST
14 168 (12.06%) Node.js
15 167 (11.99%) CSS3
16 155 (11.13%) Ajax
17 144 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web API
18 141 (10.12%) Sass
19 139 (9.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 125 (8.97%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 163 (11.70%) User Experience
2 124 (8.90%) Greenfield Project
3 97 (6.96%) Mobile App
4 43 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (2.30%) Self-Motivation
6 27 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (1.08%) CMDB
8 14 (1.01%) N-Tier
9 10 (0.72%) Driving Licence
10 9 (0.65%) Life Science
11 8 (0.57%) Smartphone
11 8 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
12 7 (0.50%) Animation
12 7 (0.50%) W3C
13 6 (0.43%) Data Centre
13 6 (0.43%) NHS
14 5 (0.36%) Algorithms
14 5 (0.36%) Graphic Design
14 5 (0.36%) Taxonomies
15 3 (0.22%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 146 (10.48%) Linux
2 86 (6.17%) Windows
3 63 (4.52%) Android
4 58 (4.16%) Apple iOS
5 17 (1.22%) Windows Server
6 5 (0.36%) Unix
7 4 (0.29%) CentOS
8 3 (0.22%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.22%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.22%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.22%) Windows Server 2016
9 2 (0.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 604 (43.36%) Agile Software Development
2 453 (32.52%) MVC
3 378 (27.14%) Web Development
4 294 (21.11%) Front End Development
5 254 (18.23%) Software Engineering
6 243 (17.44%) Scrum
7 207 (14.86%) OOP
8 172 (12.35%) Microservices
9 168 (12.06%) TDD
10 155 (11.13%) OO
11 121 (8.69%) DevOps
12 102 (7.32%) Problem-Solving
13 86 (6.17%) Test Automation
14 80 (5.74%) Artificial Intelligence
14 80 (5.74%) Unit Testing
15 74 (5.31%) Machine Learning
16 73 (5.24%) Computer Science
17 72 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
18 69 (4.95%) Mobile Application Development
19 65 (4.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1,249 (89.66%) JavaScript
2 625 (44.87%) C#
3 472 (33.88%) SQL
4 305 (21.90%) PHP
5 152 (10.91%) Java
6 106 (7.61%) Python
7 104 (7.47%) TypeScript
8 75 (5.38%) T-SQL
9 57 (4.09%) C++
10 49 (3.52%) ES6
11 44 (3.16%) VB.NET
12 32 (2.30%) Apple Swift
13 31 (2.23%) C
13 31 (2.23%) Objective-C
14 21 (1.51%) Ruby
15 20 (1.44%) VB
16 16 (1.15%) PHP 5
17 15 (1.08%) VB6
18 14 (1.01%) PHP 7
19 8 (0.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 202 (14.50%) Degree
2 44 (3.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (1.72%) Security Cleared
4 20 (1.44%) SC Cleared
5 12 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (0.43%) Analytics IQ
7 4 (0.29%) CCNP
7 4 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.22%) CCNA
9 2 (0.14%) CSPO
9 2 (0.14%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.072%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.072%) CCIE
10 1 (0.072%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.072%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.072%) Dell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (3.66%) QA
2 6 (0.43%) GDPR
3 3 (0.22%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.14%) WCAG
5 1 (0.072%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.072%) SLA
System Software
1 166 (11.92%) Docker
2 3 (0.22%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.22%) vSphere
3 2 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.072%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 53 (3.80%) Kubernetes
2 15 (1.08%) HP UCMDB
3 5 (0.36%) Ansible
3 5 (0.36%) Terraform
4 3 (0.22%) Grafana
4 3 (0.22%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.14%) logstash
5 2 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.14%) Packer
5 2 (0.14%) Puppet
5 2 (0.14%) Salt
6 1 (0.072%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 117 (8.40%) Microsoft
2 84 (6.03%) Zend
3 51 (3.66%) Google
3 51 (3.66%) Xamarin
4 49 (3.52%) Adobe
5 33 (2.37%) Oracle
6 19 (1.36%) Remedy
7 17 (1.22%) VMware
8 15 (1.08%) BMC
8 15 (1.08%) HP
8 15 (1.08%) ServiceNow
9 14 (1.01%) IBM
10 13 (0.93%) SAP
11 12 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
12 10 (0.72%) Telerik
13 7 (0.50%) Atlassian
13 7 (0.50%) HubSpot
13 7 (0.50%) Informatica
13 7 (0.50%) Marketo
14 6 (0.43%) Pardot