Period
to 20 April 2018

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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
England > South West
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 12 13
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 -2
Permanent jobs citing CSS 1,537 1,478 1,698
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 14.41% 14.41% 14.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.77% 33.46% 36.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,404 1,314 1,530
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £59,500 £57,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 4,421 4,417 4,591
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 41.46% 43.05% 40.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3,828 3,704 3,964
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing CSS as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CSS in the South West.

Salary trend for CSS in the South West

CSS
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in the South West over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

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 20 April 2018. 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 -1 579 £42,500 +6.25% 107
Dorset -5 311 £35,000 +1.45% 38
Gloucestershire +5 240 £44,000 +17.33% 41
Somerset +13 182 £40,000 - 41
Wiltshire -13 119 £45,000 +20.00% 31
Devon -7 66 £38,469 +9.91% 33
Cornwall -11 41 £35,000 +10.24% 18
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, 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 1,468 (95.51%) HTML
2 1,391 (90.50%) JavaScript
3 694 (45.15%) C#
4 683 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 651 (42.36%) .NET
6 566 (36.82%) jQuery
7 546 (35.52%) MVC
8 525 (34.16%) AngularJS
9 501 (32.60%) SQL
10 486 (31.62%) HTML5
11 427 (27.78%) SQL Server
12 426 (27.72%) ASP.NET
13 413 (26.87%) Web Development
14 396 (25.76%) Java
15 336 (21.86%) PHP
16 326 (21.21%) CSS3
17 306 (19.91%) Git (software)
18 263 (17.11%) MySQL
19 255 (16.59%) React
20 249 (16.20%) ASP.NET MVC
21 236 (15.35%) Scrum
21 236 (15.35%) Web Services
22 216 (14.05%) XML
23 214 (13.92%) Front End Development
24 213 (13.86%) Linux
25 206 (13.40%) Software Engineering
26 203 (13.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 198 (12.88%) OO
28 195 (12.69%) Microsoft
29 186 (12.10%) Finance

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
1 101 (6.57%) Apache
2 100 (6.51%) CMS
3 66 (4.29%) WordPress
4 57 (3.71%) IIS
5 54 (3.51%) Umbraco
6 45 (2.93%) Elasticsearch
7 42 (2.73%) Confluence
8 37 (2.41%) Tomcat
9 30 (1.95%) JBoss
10 25 (1.63%) SharePoint
11 24 (1.56%) WebSphere
12 22 (1.43%) Drupal
13 18 (1.17%) Apache Solr
14 17 (1.11%) nginx
15 14 (0.91%) SilverStripe
16 13 (0.85%) Apache Spark
16 13 (0.85%) Joomla!
17 11 (0.72%) Alfresco
18 8 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
19 7 (0.46%) OpenStack
Applications
1 42 (2.73%) Photoshop
2 26 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 7 (0.46%) InVision
4 6 (0.39%) Fireworks
5 5 (0.33%) InfoPath
6 4 (0.26%) InDesign
6 4 (0.26%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (0.065%) GNU Octave
7 1 (0.065%) Microsoft Excel
7 1 (0.065%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.065%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 35 (2.28%) Magento
2 2 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.065%) nopCommerce
3 1 (0.065%) Shopify
3 1 (0.065%) Siebel CRM
3 1 (0.065%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.065%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 141 (9.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 100 (6.51%) Amazon AWS
3 72 (4.68%) SaaS
4 38 (2.47%) npm
5 23 (1.50%) GitHub
6 11 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (0.59%) IaaS
7 9 (0.59%) PaaS
8 8 (0.52%) Serverless
9 7 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (0.46%) Office 365
10 6 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
11 5 (0.33%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (0.26%) OneDrive
13 3 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (0.20%) Yarn
14 2 (0.13%) DigitalOcean
14 2 (0.13%) Heroku
14 2 (0.13%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 51 (3.32%) Internet
2 38 (2.47%) HTTP
3 30 (1.95%) SMS
4 15 (0.98%) Network Security
5 11 (0.72%) SSL
6 6 (0.39%) SNMP
6 6 (0.39%) SSH
7 4 (0.26%) DNS
8 2 (0.13%) Firewall
9 1 (0.065%) LAN
9 1 (0.065%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 427 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 263 (17.11%) MySQL
3 112 (7.29%) MongoDB
4 69 (4.49%) Relational Database
5 43 (2.80%) NoSQL
5 43 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 37 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 26 (1.69%) Hadoop
8 23 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
9 22 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
10 20 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 14 (0.91%) Redis
12 11 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
12 11 (0.72%) Big Data
12 11 (0.72%) RDBMS
13 10 (0.65%) SQL Server 2016
14 9 (0.59%) RavenDB
15 7 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
16 6 (0.39%) CouchDB
17 5 (0.33%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 306 (19.91%) Git (software)
2 121 (7.87%) Visual Studio
3 119 (7.74%) JIRA
4 102 (6.64%) JUnit
5 101 (6.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 90 (5.86%) Selenium
7 85 (5.53%) Subversion
8 84 (5.47%) Maven
9 60 (3.90%) Jenkins
10 59 (3.84%) Jasmine
11 56 (3.64%) TestNG
12 55 (3.58%) Protractor
13 42 (2.73%) gulp
14 41 (2.67%) Ant
15 40 (2.60%) PHPUnit
16 38 (2.47%) Eclipse
17 36 (2.34%) Cucumber
18 34 (2.21%) webpack
19 31 (2.02%) NUnit
20 23 (1.50%) Grunt
General
1 186 (12.10%) Finance
2 128 (8.33%) Marketing
3 76 (4.94%) Telecoms
4 65 (4.23%) Retail
5 61 (3.97%) Manufacturing
6 60 (3.90%) Electronics
7 22 (1.43%) Advertising
8 10 (0.65%) Automotive
8 10 (0.65%) Banking
8 10 (0.65%) Law
9 7 (0.46%) Games
10 6 (0.39%) Back Office
11 3 (0.20%) Legal
12 2 (0.13%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.13%) Local Government
12 2 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.065%) Arabic Language
13 1 (0.065%) Billing
13 1 (0.065%) Military
13 1 (0.065%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,284 (83.54%) Developer
2 340 (22.12%) .NET Developer
3 253 (16.46%) Software Developer
4 237 (15.42%) C# Developer
5 217 (14.12%) Senior Developer
6 209 (13.60%) Web Developer
7 203 (13.21%) PHP Developer
8 179 (11.65%) C# .NET Developer
9 172 (11.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 171 (11.13%) Java Developer
11 134 (8.72%) JavaScript Developer
12 113 (7.35%) ASP.NET Developer
13 104 (6.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 96 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 96 (6.25%) Junior
15 90 (5.86%) Junior Developer
16 86 (5.60%) Software Engineer
17 84 (5.47%) C# Software Developer
18 79 (5.14%) .NET Software Developer
19 76 (4.94%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,468 (95.51%) HTML
2 651 (42.36%) .NET
3 566 (36.82%) jQuery
4 525 (34.16%) AngularJS
5 486 (31.62%) HTML5
6 426 (27.72%) ASP.NET
7 326 (21.21%) CSS3
8 255 (16.59%) React
9 249 (16.20%) ASP.NET MVC
10 236 (15.35%) Web Services
11 216 (14.05%) XML
12 203 (13.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 183 (11.91%) .NET Framework
14 179 (11.65%) Node.js
15 174 (11.32%) REST
16 154 (10.02%) Ajax
17 134 (8.72%) Spring
18 128 (8.33%) RESTful
19 123 (8.00%) JSON
20 115 (7.48%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 134 (8.72%) User Experience
2 84 (5.47%) Self-Motivation
3 63 (4.10%) Greenfield Project
4 61 (3.97%) Mobile App
5 58 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
5 58 (3.77%) Computer Science
6 44 (2.86%) Fintech
7 29 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
8 25 (1.63%) Linux Command Line
9 21 (1.37%) Management Information System
10 11 (0.72%) RIA
11 9 (0.59%) Graphic Design
12 6 (0.39%) Algorithms
12 6 (0.39%) Data Structures
12 6 (0.39%) Social Network
13 5 (0.33%) Social Media
14 4 (0.26%) Animation
14 4 (0.26%) AS400
14 4 (0.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 4 (0.26%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 213 (13.86%) Linux
2 69 (4.49%) Windows
3 60 (3.90%) Unix
4 43 (2.80%) Apple iOS
5 36 (2.34%) Android
6 10 (0.65%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.20%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 683 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 546 (35.52%) MVC
3 413 (26.87%) Web Development
4 236 (15.35%) Scrum
5 214 (13.92%) Front End Development
6 206 (13.40%) Software Engineering
7 198 (12.88%) OO
8 182 (11.84%) TDD
9 155 (10.08%) SDLC
10 140 (9.11%) Test Automation
11 138 (8.98%) OOP
12 133 (8.65%) Problem-Solving
13 118 (7.68%) E-Commerce
14 114 (7.42%) Responsive Web Design
15 111 (7.22%) Continuous Integration
16 87 (5.66%) Mentoring
17 82 (5.34%) BDD
18 75 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
19 74 (4.81%) Continuous Improvement
20 73 (4.75%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1,391 (90.50%) JavaScript
2 694 (45.15%) C#
3 501 (32.60%) SQL
4 396 (25.76%) Java
5 336 (21.86%) PHP
6 109 (7.09%) Python
7 82 (5.34%) Ruby
8 74 (4.81%) C++
9 70 (4.55%) TypeScript
10 58 (3.77%) VB.NET
11 52 (3.38%) ES6
12 48 (3.12%) T-SQL
13 33 (2.15%) C
14 16 (1.04%) Groovy
14 16 (1.04%) PL/SQL
14 16 (1.04%) PowerShell
14 16 (1.04%) VBScript
15 15 (0.98%) Jython
16 14 (0.91%) Perl
17 12 (0.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 166 (10.80%) Degree
2 50 (3.25%) Security Cleared
3 47 (3.06%) Computer Science Degree
4 23 (1.50%) DV Cleared
5 18 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
6 16 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (0.78%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.39%) MCP
9 3 (0.20%) ISEB
10 2 (0.13%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.13%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.13%) Numerate Degree
11 1 (0.065%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (2.54%) QA
2 4 (0.26%) ISO 9001
2 4 (0.26%) SLA
2 4 (0.26%) WCAG
3 1 (0.065%) GDPR
3 1 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 43 (2.80%) Docker
2 4 (0.26%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.065%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.065%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.065%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (0.98%) CA Service Virtualization
1 15 (0.98%) HP ALM
2 11 (0.72%) Kibana
3 10 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (0.65%) Puppet
4 4 (0.26%) Ansible
5 3 (0.20%) Capistrano
6 2 (0.13%) Packer
6 2 (0.13%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.065%) Graylog
7 1 (0.065%) Nagios
7 1 (0.065%) Terraform
Vendors
1 195 (12.69%) Microsoft
2 107 (6.96%) Oracle
3 83 (5.40%) Google
4 59 (3.84%) SAP
5 30 (1.95%) Zend
6 19 (1.24%) Twitter
7 17 (1.11%) Adobe
7 17 (1.11%) CA
8 16 (1.04%) DevExpress
9 15 (0.98%) Apple
9 15 (0.98%) HP
10 13 (0.85%) Capita
11 10 (0.65%) Atlassian
11 10 (0.65%) Facebook
11 10 (0.65%) Sitecore
11 10 (0.65%) Xamarin
12 7 (0.46%) ATG
13 3 (0.20%) hybris
13 3 (0.20%) Sencha
13 3 (0.20%) VMware