Period
to 14 April 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 14 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
England > South West
6 months to
14 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 18 16 15
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1 -2
Permanent jobs citing CSS 809 860 1,333
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 13.03% 11.53% 13.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.03% 30.86% 31.42%
Number of salaries quoted 696 720 1,061
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
75th Percentile £55,000 £51,250 £50,000
90th Percentile £63,500 £57,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 2,607 2,787 4,242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 41.99% 37.37% 41.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2,055 2,297 3,446
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £58,750 £55,250 £55,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%

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 14 April 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 14 April 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 +1 315 £47,250 +11.18% 61
Dorset +5 172 £42,500 +13.33% 17
Wiltshire +13 120 £52,000 +4.00% 26
Devon -2 76 £38,000 -2.25% 33
Gloucestershire -50 39 £47,500 -5.00% 17
Somerset +2 38 £40,000 +9.59% 20
Cornwall 0 18 £36,250 +3.57% 6
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 14 April 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.

1 781 (96.54%) HTML
2 734 (90.73%) JavaScript
3 329 (40.67%) Agile Software Development
4 277 (34.24%) AngularJS
5 264 (32.63%) C#
6 255 (31.52%) PHP
7 251 (31.03%) React
8 235 (29.05%) MVC
9 231 (28.55%) .NET
10 225 (27.81%) Front End Development
11 216 (26.70%) Git (software)
12 203 (25.09%) SQL
13 201 (24.85%) MySQL
14 198 (24.47%) Azure
15 191 (23.61%) TypeScript
16 181 (22.37%) HTML5
17 174 (21.51%) Node.js
18 172 (21.26%) Vue.js
19 157 (19.41%) SQL Server
19 157 (19.41%) Scrum
20 147 (18.17%) Sass
21 141 (17.43%) DevOps
22 139 (17.18%) CSS3
23 137 (16.93%) User Experience
24 132 (16.32%) RESTful
25 124 (15.33%) AWS
25 124 (15.33%) Web Development
25 124 (15.33%) E-Commerce
26 121 (14.96%) jQuery
27 115 (14.22%) Laravel

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 80 (9.89%) CMS
2 48 (5.93%) WordPress
3 34 (4.20%) Apache
4 29 (3.58%) Umbraco
5 26 (3.21%) Sitecore CMS
6 23 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
7 22 (2.72%) Kentico
7 22 (2.72%) nginx
8 19 (2.35%) EPiServer
9 12 (1.48%) Apache Solr
10 11 (1.36%) Tomcat
11 8 (0.99%) Confluence
12 7 (0.87%) IIS
12 7 (0.87%) JBoss
13 5 (0.62%) NServiceBus
13 5 (0.62%) SharePoint
14 4 (0.49%) Sitefinity
15 3 (0.37%) ArcGIS
16 2 (0.25%) Drupal
16 2 (0.25%) Joomla!
Applications
1 15 (1.85%) Zeplin
2 7 (0.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 7 (0.87%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (0.74%) Figma
3 6 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.37%) Adobe XD
4 3 (0.37%) GIMP
4 3 (0.37%) Inkscape
4 3 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.25%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.25%) InDesign
5 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.25%) Sketch
5 2 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 48 (5.93%) Magento
2 11 (1.36%) Payment Gateway
3 7 (0.87%) Shopify
4 4 (0.49%) nopCommerce
4 4 (0.49%) OpenCart
4 4 (0.49%) WebTrends
5 3 (0.37%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.25%) Maximo
7 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 198 (24.47%) Azure
2 124 (15.33%) AWS
3 80 (9.89%) SaaS
4 31 (3.83%) npm
5 22 (2.72%) GCP
6 17 (2.10%) Amazon S3
7 16 (1.98%) GitHub
8 14 (1.73%) CloudFront
8 14 (1.73%) Serverless
9 13 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
10 11 (1.36%) Amazon SQS
10 11 (1.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 11 (1.36%) Yarn
11 6 (0.74%) Azure Machine Learning
12 5 (0.62%) Basecamp
12 5 (0.62%) DigitalOcean
12 5 (0.62%) Mailgun
12 5 (0.62%) NuGet
12 5 (0.62%) Sage Pay
12 5 (0.62%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.72%) Internet
2 10 (1.24%) Network Security
2 10 (1.24%) SSL
3 6 (0.74%) HTTP
4 4 (0.49%) DNS
5 3 (0.37%) Firewall
5 3 (0.37%) Reverse Proxy
5 3 (0.37%) SMS
6 2 (0.25%) Intranet
6 2 (0.25%) SMTP
6 2 (0.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (24.85%) MySQL
2 157 (19.41%) SQL Server
3 87 (10.75%) NoSQL
4 63 (7.79%) MongoDB
5 46 (5.69%) Relational Database
6 40 (4.94%) PostgreSQL
7 20 (2.47%) Redis
8 16 (1.98%) Big Data
9 11 (1.36%) Amazon RDS
9 11 (1.36%) Couchbase
10 7 (0.87%) MariaDB
11 5 (0.62%) Cosmos DB
11 5 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.62%) Oracle Database
11 5 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (0.62%) Tableau
12 4 (0.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (0.49%) MySQL Workbench
13 3 (0.37%) Power BI
13 3 (0.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 216 (26.70%) Git (software)
2 43 (5.32%) webpack
3 36 (4.45%) gulp
4 35 (4.33%) Jenkins
5 26 (3.21%) JIRA
6 24 (2.97%) Grunt
7 19 (2.35%) Maven
8 18 (2.22%) Visual Studio
9 15 (1.85%) Flyway
10 14 (1.73%) Cucumber
10 14 (1.73%) JUnit
11 13 (1.61%) Ant
12 11 (1.36%) Mercurial
12 11 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (1.36%) TeamCity
13 10 (1.24%) Eclipse
13 10 (1.24%) Selenium
14 9 (1.11%) IntelliJ
14 9 (1.11%) Subversion
15 8 (0.99%) Mockito
General
1 83 (10.26%) Marketing
2 77 (9.52%) Public Sector
3 73 (9.02%) Finance
4 42 (5.19%) Manufacturing
5 32 (3.96%) Electronics
6 31 (3.83%) Telecoms
7 29 (3.58%) Retail
8 20 (2.47%) Games
9 10 (1.24%) Publishing
10 8 (0.99%) Legal
10 8 (0.99%) Local Government
11 7 (0.87%) Military
12 6 (0.74%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.49%) Police
14 3 (0.37%) Billing
15 2 (0.25%) Automotive
15 2 (0.25%) Law
16 1 (0.12%) Back Office
16 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 676 (83.56%) Developer
2 182 (22.50%) Senior Developer
3 149 (18.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 146 (18.05%) PHP Developer
5 107 (13.23%) .NET Developer
5 107 (13.23%) React Developer
6 97 (11.99%) JavaScript Developer
7 90 (11.12%) Full Stack Developer
7 90 (11.12%) Software Developer
8 81 (10.01%) C# Developer
9 56 (6.92%) C# .NET Developer
10 43 (5.32%) C# Software Developer
11 40 (4.94%) Software Engineer
12 39 (4.82%) .NET Software Developer
12 39 (4.82%) Junior
12 39 (4.82%) Web Developer
13 38 (4.70%) Senior PHP Developer
14 37 (4.57%) E-Commerce Developer
14 37 (4.57%) Senior Front-End Developer
15 36 (4.45%) Senior React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 781 (96.54%) HTML
2 277 (34.24%) AngularJS
3 251 (31.03%) React
4 231 (28.55%) .NET
5 181 (22.37%) HTML5
6 174 (21.51%) Node.js
7 172 (21.26%) Vue.js
8 147 (18.17%) Sass
9 139 (17.18%) CSS3
10 132 (16.32%) RESTful
11 121 (14.96%) jQuery
12 115 (14.22%) Laravel
13 113 (13.97%) ASP.NET
14 103 (12.73%) .NET Core
15 85 (10.51%) Redux
16 75 (9.27%) REST
17 72 (8.90%) Web Services
18 70 (8.65%) .NET Framework
19 69 (8.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 59 (7.29%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 137 (16.93%) User Experience
2 61 (7.54%) Greenfield Project
3 38 (4.70%) Mobile App
4 35 (4.33%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (3.21%) N-Tier
6 19 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
7 17 (2.10%) Self-Motivation
8 12 (1.48%) Data Structures
9 7 (0.87%) NHS
10 6 (0.74%) Smartphone
11 5 (0.62%) Driving Licence
11 5 (0.62%) PKI
11 5 (0.62%) Social Media
11 5 (0.62%) Virtual Team
12 4 (0.49%) Blog
12 4 (0.49%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (0.49%) RIA
12 4 (0.49%) Robotics
12 4 (0.49%) Smart City
13 3 (0.37%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 81 (10.01%) Linux
2 41 (5.07%) Windows
3 14 (1.73%) Ubuntu
4 10 (1.24%) Windows Server
5 9 (1.11%) Android
5 9 (1.11%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.74%) Unix
7 1 (0.12%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (0.12%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 329 (40.67%) Agile Software Development
2 235 (29.05%) MVC
3 225 (27.81%) Front End Development
4 157 (19.41%) Scrum
5 141 (17.43%) DevOps
6 124 (15.33%) E-Commerce
6 124 (15.33%) Web Development
7 99 (12.24%) OO
8 96 (11.87%) Mentoring
9 95 (11.74%) Microservices
10 85 (10.51%) TDD
11 78 (9.64%) Software Engineering
12 77 (9.52%) OOP
13 68 (8.41%) Problem-Solving
14 57 (7.05%) Continuous Integration
15 49 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
16 48 (5.93%) Digital Marketing
17 46 (5.69%) Analytics
18 41 (5.07%) Coaching
18 41 (5.07%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 734 (90.73%) JavaScript
2 264 (32.63%) C#
3 255 (31.52%) PHP
4 203 (25.09%) SQL
5 191 (23.61%) TypeScript
6 113 (13.97%) Java
7 58 (7.17%) Python
8 48 (5.93%) ES6
9 41 (5.07%) Java 8
10 16 (1.98%) Bash Shell
11 12 (1.48%) VB.NET
12 11 (1.36%) C++
12 11 (1.36%) Go
13 10 (1.24%) Shell Script
13 10 (1.24%) T-SQL
13 10 (1.24%) VB
14 9 (1.11%) PHP 7
15 7 (0.87%) PL/SQL
16 6 (0.74%) C
16 6 (0.74%) XAML
Qualifications
1 31 (3.83%) Degree
2 21 (2.60%) Security Cleared
3 18 (2.22%) SC Cleared
4 11 (1.36%) CIW
4 11 (1.36%) OCA
4 11 (1.36%) OCP
4 11 (1.36%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (0.49%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (0.49%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.25%) HNC
6 2 (0.25%) HND
6 2 (0.25%) MCPD
6 2 (0.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.47%) QA
2 6 (0.74%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.62%) WCAG
4 4 (0.49%) WAI
5 2 (0.25%) GDPR
5 2 (0.25%) PMO
System Software
1 99 (12.24%) Docker
2 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (3.46%) Kubernetes
2 15 (1.85%) Terraform
3 13 (1.61%) Ansible
4 2 (0.25%) vRealize
5 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.12%) Puppet
5 1 (0.12%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 83 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 31 (3.83%) SAP
3 26 (3.21%) Adobe
3 26 (3.21%) Sitecore
4 25 (3.09%) Oracle
5 23 (2.84%) Google
6 15 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
6 15 (1.85%) Xamarin
7 14 (1.73%) Zend
8 10 (1.24%) WooCommerce
9 7 (0.87%) DevExpress
9 7 (0.87%) Netlify
10 3 (0.37%) Apple
10 3 (0.37%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.37%) Blue Prism
10 3 (0.37%) Guidewire
10 3 (0.37%) PayPal
10 3 (0.37%) Sybase
11 2 (0.25%) ESRI
11 2 (0.25%) Intel