Period
to 21 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 21 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
England > South West
6 months to
21 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 13 17 13
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4 -1
Permanent jobs citing CSS 671 1,001 1,284
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 14.51% 11.49% 13.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.05% 31.04% 31.81%
Number of salaries quoted 726 895 1,120
Median annual salary £45,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.06% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £58,750
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 West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,030 3,225 4,036
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 43.91% 37.01% 41.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,688 2,648 3,264
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 West

Job postings citing CSS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for CSS in the South West

CSS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for CSS in the South West

CSS
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing CSS in the South West over the 6 months to 21 January 2021.

Salary histogram for CSS in the South West

CSS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the South West region over the 6 months to 21 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
Bristol -1 215 £47,250 +11.18% 70
Wiltshire +7 124 £50,000 +11.11% 19
Dorset +11 121 £42,500 +13.33% 16
Devon -6 58 £40,000 -5.88% 20
Gloucestershire 0 55 £42,500 -15.00% 19
Somerset -3 49 £42,500 +12.58% 13
Cornwall -4 19 £34,250 +12.30% 4
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 West region with a requirement for CSS.

1 640 (95.38%) HTML
2 594 (88.52%) JavaScript
3 294 (43.82%) Agile Software Development
4 217 (32.34%) C#
5 204 (30.40%) .NET
6 202 (30.10%) AngularJS
7 190 (28.32%) MVC
8 189 (28.17%) Front End Development
9 182 (27.12%) Git (software)
10 181 (26.97%) React
11 180 (26.83%) TypeScript
12 175 (26.08%) SQL
13 162 (24.14%) HTML5
14 158 (23.55%) PHP
15 152 (22.65%) Azure
16 142 (21.16%) MySQL
17 140 (20.86%) Scrum
18 139 (20.72%) Node.js
19 114 (16.99%) SQL Server
20 111 (16.54%) CSS3
20 111 (16.54%) Sass
20 111 (16.54%) Vue.js
21 107 (15.95%) DevOps
21 107 (15.95%) Java
22 105 (15.65%) Web Development
22 105 (15.65%) .NET Core
23 104 (15.50%) ASP.NET
24 94 (14.01%) RESTful
25 90 (13.41%) Redux
25 90 (13.41%) User Experience

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 52 (7.75%) CMS
2 37 (5.51%) WordPress
3 29 (4.32%) Apache
4 22 (3.28%) Umbraco
5 15 (2.24%) IIS
5 15 (2.24%) Sitecore CMS
6 14 (2.09%) EPiServer
6 14 (2.09%) Kentico
7 13 (1.94%) nginx
8 11 (1.64%) NServiceBus
9 6 (0.89%) Apache Solr
9 6 (0.89%) Drupal
9 6 (0.89%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.60%) ArcGIS
10 4 (0.60%) Confluence
10 4 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.60%) JBoss
11 3 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (2.09%) Zeplin
2 6 (0.89%) Adobe XD
2 6 (0.89%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.75%) Sketch
4 4 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.15%) InDesign
7 1 (0.15%) InVision
7 1 (0.15%) Marvel
7 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 33 (4.92%) Magento
2 7 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.04%) Shopify
3 4 (0.60%) nopCommerce
4 3 (0.45%) Adobe Campaign
4 3 (0.45%) Maximo
4 3 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.15%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 152 (22.65%) Azure
2 85 (12.67%) AWS
3 56 (8.35%) SaaS
4 17 (2.53%) GitHub
5 15 (2.24%) npm
6 11 (1.64%) GCP
7 9 (1.34%) Logic Apps
7 9 (1.34%) Power Platform
8 7 (1.04%) Dynamics 365
9 6 (0.89%) NuGet
10 5 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.75%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.75%) Azure Machine Learning
10 5 (0.75%) Serverless
11 4 (0.60%) Azure Functions
11 4 (0.60%) Office 365
12 3 (0.45%) Basecamp
12 3 (0.45%) CloudFront
12 3 (0.45%) DigitalOcean
12 3 (0.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.38%) Internet
2 13 (1.94%) Network Security
3 3 (0.45%) HTTP
3 3 (0.45%) SMS
3 3 (0.45%) SSL
4 2 (0.30%) Intranet
4 2 (0.30%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.15%) DNS
5 1 (0.15%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (21.16%) MySQL
2 114 (16.99%) SQL Server
3 61 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 58 (8.64%) NoSQL
5 49 (7.30%) PostgreSQL
6 40 (5.96%) MongoDB
7 11 (1.64%) Big Data
8 10 (1.49%) Redis
9 8 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (0.89%) Couchbase
12 4 (0.60%) MS Access
12 4 (0.60%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.45%) ActiveReports
13 3 (0.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.45%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 182 (27.12%) Git (software)
2 27 (4.02%) gulp
2 27 (4.02%) webpack
3 26 (3.87%) Grunt
4 25 (3.73%) Maven
5 23 (3.43%) JIRA
6 20 (2.98%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (2.68%) Flyway
8 17 (2.53%) Visual Studio
9 15 (2.24%) JUnit
9 15 (2.24%) Selenium
10 13 (1.94%) Eclipse
11 12 (1.79%) Babel
12 11 (1.64%) Ant
12 11 (1.64%) Jenkins
13 10 (1.49%) Mockito
13 10 (1.49%) Subversion
14 9 (1.34%) Gradle
14 9 (1.34%) IntelliJ
15 8 (1.19%) Cucumber
General
1 84 (12.52%) Public Sector
2 62 (9.24%) Marketing
3 52 (7.75%) Finance
4 39 (5.81%) Manufacturing
5 34 (5.07%) Electronics
6 33 (4.92%) Telecoms
7 28 (4.17%) Retail
8 10 (1.49%) Games
9 8 (1.19%) Local Government
9 8 (1.19%) Military
10 6 (0.89%) Aerospace
10 6 (0.89%) Automotive
11 3 (0.45%) Police
12 2 (0.30%) Legal
12 2 (0.30%) Social Science
13 1 (0.15%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 594 (88.52%) Developer
2 160 (23.85%) Senior Developer
3 135 (20.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 98 (14.61%) JavaScript Developer
5 90 (13.41%) PHP Developer
6 77 (11.48%) React Developer
7 76 (11.33%) .NET Developer
8 72 (10.73%) Software Developer
9 56 (8.35%) Full Stack Developer
10 53 (7.90%) C# Developer
11 45 (6.71%) Lead Developer
11 45 (6.71%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 43 (6.41%) Java Developer
13 37 (5.51%) C# .NET Developer
14 34 (5.07%) Web Developer
15 32 (4.77%) Senior .NET Developer
16 31 (4.62%) Node.js Developer
17 28 (4.17%) HTML CSS Developer
17 28 (4.17%) HTML Developer
18 26 (3.87%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 640 (95.38%) HTML
2 204 (30.40%) .NET
3 202 (30.10%) AngularJS
4 181 (26.97%) React
5 162 (24.14%) HTML5
6 139 (20.72%) Node.js
7 111 (16.54%) CSS3
7 111 (16.54%) Sass
7 111 (16.54%) Vue.js
8 105 (15.65%) .NET Core
9 104 (15.50%) ASP.NET
10 94 (14.01%) RESTful
11 90 (13.41%) Redux
12 89 (13.26%) jQuery
13 78 (11.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 60 (8.94%) .NET Framework
15 59 (8.79%) JSON
16 56 (8.35%) Laravel
17 54 (8.05%) REST
17 54 (8.05%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 90 (13.41%) User Experience
2 41 (6.11%) Greenfield Project
3 30 (4.47%) N-Tier
4 22 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
4 22 (3.28%) Mobile App
5 20 (2.98%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (1.94%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (1.19%) Virtual Team
8 7 (1.04%) Smartphone
8 7 (1.04%) Social Media
9 6 (0.89%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (0.60%) NHS
10 4 (0.60%) Smart City
11 2 (0.30%) Analytical Mindset
11 2 (0.30%) Blog
11 2 (0.30%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.30%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.30%) Robotics
12 1 (0.15%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.15%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 75 (11.18%) Linux
2 34 (5.07%) Windows
3 11 (1.64%) Android
4 10 (1.49%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.19%) Windows Server
6 6 (0.89%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.45%) Unix
8 1 (0.15%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (0.15%) CentOS
8 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 294 (43.82%) Agile Software Development
2 190 (28.32%) MVC
3 189 (28.17%) Front End Development
4 140 (20.86%) Scrum
5 107 (15.95%) DevOps
6 105 (15.65%) Web Development
7 88 (13.11%) E-Commerce
8 85 (12.67%) Mentoring
9 73 (10.88%) OO
10 72 (10.73%) Continuous Integration
11 64 (9.54%) TDD
12 57 (8.49%) Software Engineering
13 54 (8.05%) Microservices
14 50 (7.45%) User Stories
15 49 (7.30%) Business Intelligence
16 48 (7.15%) OOP
17 46 (6.86%) Problem-Solving
18 41 (6.11%) Analytics
19 40 (5.96%) Coaching
19 40 (5.96%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 594 (88.52%) JavaScript
2 217 (32.34%) C#
3 180 (26.83%) TypeScript
4 175 (26.08%) SQL
5 158 (23.55%) PHP
6 107 (15.95%) Java
7 47 (7.00%) Python
8 45 (6.71%) ES6
9 37 (5.51%) Java 8
10 13 (1.94%) VB
11 12 (1.79%) C++
11 12 (1.79%) T-SQL
12 10 (1.49%) Go
12 10 (1.49%) VB.NET
13 8 (1.19%) PHP 7
14 6 (0.89%) PowerShell
14 6 (0.89%) VB6
15 4 (0.60%) Apex Code
15 4 (0.60%) C
15 4 (0.60%) XAML
Qualifications
1 54 (8.05%) Degree
2 16 (2.38%) Security Cleared
3 14 (2.09%) SC Cleared
4 11 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (0.89%) HNC
5 6 (0.89%) HND
6 5 (0.75%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.45%) MCPD
9 2 (0.30%) CEH
9 2 (0.30%) CIW
9 2 (0.30%) OCA
9 2 (0.30%) OCP
9 2 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.15%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.15%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.43%) QA
2 4 (0.60%) WAI
3 2 (0.30%) GDPR
3 2 (0.30%) NCSC
4 1 (0.15%) PMO
System Software
1 59 (8.79%) Docker
2 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (1.94%) Kubernetes
2 6 (0.89%) Terraform
3 4 (0.60%) MIIS
4 3 (0.45%) Ansible
5 2 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.30%) Puppet
5 2 (0.30%) vRealize
6 1 (0.15%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 1 (0.15%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 55 (8.20%) Microsoft
2 33 (4.92%) SAP
3 22 (3.28%) Adobe
3 22 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
4 15 (2.24%) Sitecore
5 14 (2.09%) Xamarin
6 12 (1.79%) Oracle
7 10 (1.49%) Google
8 9 (1.34%) DevExpress
9 7 (1.04%) Atlassian
10 6 (0.89%) Cadence
11 5 (0.75%) Zend
12 4 (0.60%) Sybase
13 3 (0.45%) Red Hat
13 3 (0.45%) WooCommerce
14 2 (0.30%) Screaming Frog
15 1 (0.15%) Capita
15 1 (0.15%) ESRI
15 1 (0.15%) JD Edwards
15 1 (0.15%) VMware