Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
England > South West
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 11 14
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3 -3
Permanent jobs citing CSS 1,525 1,577 1,710
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 15.07% 15.03% 14.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.52% 35.78% 36.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1,418 1,416 1,563
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 £25,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
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 4,418 4,407 4,738
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 43.65% 42.00% 41.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3,794 3,754 4,164
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +7.79% +6.94%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -3 548 £42,500 - 82
Dorset -5 307 £32,500 -7.14% 40
Gloucestershire +12 236 £45,000 +12.50% 47
Somerset +6 187 £40,000 +6.67% 52
Wiltshire -4 134 £42,500 +6.25% 22
Devon -10 72 £40,000 +23.08% 30
Cornwall -2 45 £29,375 +6.82% 17
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for CSS.

1 1,468 (96.26%) HTML
2 1,381 (90.56%) JavaScript
3 667 (43.74%) C#
4 639 (41.90%) .NET
5 599 (39.28%) Agile Software Development
6 588 (38.56%) MVC
7 522 (34.23%) jQuery
8 518 (33.97%) AngularJS
9 496 (32.52%) SQL
10 470 (30.82%) HTML5
11 442 (28.98%) SQL Server
12 436 (28.59%) ASP.NET
13 433 (28.39%) Web Development
14 376 (24.66%) PHP
15 347 (22.75%) Java
16 334 (21.90%) Git (software)
17 287 (18.82%) CSS3
18 265 (17.38%) Front End Development
19 261 (17.11%) MySQL
20 251 (16.46%) React
21 248 (16.26%) ASP.NET MVC
22 236 (15.48%) Web Services
23 225 (14.75%) OO
24 213 (13.97%) TDD
25 209 (13.70%) Linux
26 203 (13.31%) Software Engineering
27 199 (13.05%) Node.js
28 198 (12.98%) Degree
29 192 (12.59%) XML
30 183 (12.00%) 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
1 100 (6.56%) CMS
2 86 (5.64%) Apache
3 69 (4.52%) IIS
4 58 (3.80%) Umbraco
5 56 (3.67%) WordPress
6 45 (2.95%) Elasticsearch
7 37 (2.43%) SharePoint
8 34 (2.23%) Tomcat
9 28 (1.84%) Drupal
10 24 (1.57%) Apache Solr
11 19 (1.25%) SilverStripe
12 18 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
13 15 (0.98%) EPiServer
14 14 (0.92%) Confluence
14 14 (0.92%) WebSphere
15 13 (0.85%) Apache Spark
15 13 (0.85%) Joomla!
15 13 (0.85%) nginx
16 11 (0.72%) Sitefinity
17 9 (0.59%) JBoss
Applications
1 51 (3.34%) Photoshop
2 33 (2.16%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (0.46%) InDesign
6 5 (0.33%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.20%) InVision
7 3 (0.20%) SPSS
8 1 (0.066%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.066%) GNU Octave
8 1 (0.066%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 34 (2.23%) Magento
2 9 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.20%) Maximo
5 1 (0.066%) Shopify
5 1 (0.066%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 144 (9.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 101 (6.62%) Amazon AWS
3 100 (6.56%) SaaS
4 40 (2.62%) npm
5 27 (1.77%) GitHub
6 16 (1.05%) PaaS
7 15 (0.98%) IaaS
8 12 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
8 12 (0.79%) Serverless
9 10 (0.66%) AWS Lambda
10 9 (0.59%) Office 365
11 6 (0.39%) Slack
12 5 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (0.33%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 4 (0.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 4 (0.26%) Firebase
13 4 (0.26%) OneDrive
13 4 (0.26%) Route 53
14 3 (0.20%) Algolia
Communications & Networking
1 54 (3.54%) Internet
2 33 (2.16%) HTTP
3 27 (1.77%) SMS
4 16 (1.05%) Network Security
5 12 (0.79%) SSL
6 7 (0.46%) Intranet
7 5 (0.33%) SNMP
8 4 (0.26%) DNS
8 4 (0.26%) VPN
9 2 (0.13%) Firewall
10 1 (0.066%) AMQP
10 1 (0.066%) LAN
10 1 (0.066%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 442 (28.98%) SQL Server
2 261 (17.11%) MySQL
3 89 (5.84%) MongoDB
4 74 (4.85%) Relational Database
5 50 (3.28%) NoSQL
6 34 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 32 (2.10%) PostgreSQL
8 31 (2.03%) Hadoop
9 27 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 26 (1.70%) RDBMS
11 19 (1.25%) Redis
12 18 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
12 18 (1.18%) Big Data
13 17 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
14 12 (0.79%) CouchDB
15 9 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
15 9 (0.59%) SQL Server 2014
16 7 (0.46%) Azure SQL Database
16 7 (0.46%) RavenDB
16 7 (0.46%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 334 (21.90%) Git (software)
2 100 (6.56%) Visual Studio
3 93 (6.10%) Subversion
4 79 (5.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 76 (4.98%) JIRA
6 60 (3.93%) Jenkins
7 59 (3.87%) Maven
8 57 (3.74%) JUnit
9 54 (3.54%) gulp
10 52 (3.41%) Selenium
11 49 (3.21%) Grunt
12 47 (3.08%) NUnit
13 33 (2.16%) webpack
14 31 (2.03%) Jasmine
15 29 (1.90%) Eclipse
16 28 (1.84%) Ant
17 26 (1.70%) Cucumber
17 26 (1.70%) PHPUnit
17 26 (1.70%) TeamCity
18 24 (1.57%) Mercurial
General
1 166 (10.89%) Finance
2 111 (7.28%) Marketing
3 61 (4.00%) Retail
4 56 (3.67%) Telecoms
5 46 (3.02%) Electronics
6 45 (2.95%) Manufacturing
7 21 (1.38%) Advertising
8 17 (1.11%) Games
9 14 (0.92%) Banking
10 13 (0.85%) Automotive
11 10 (0.66%) Law
12 9 (0.59%) Online Betting
13 4 (0.26%) Legal
14 3 (0.20%) Publishing
15 2 (0.13%) Military
15 2 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.066%) Arabic Language
16 1 (0.066%) Billing
16 1 (0.066%) Local Government
16 1 (0.066%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1,298 (85.11%) Developer
2 326 (21.38%) .NET Developer
3 228 (14.95%) Software Developer
4 224 (14.69%) Senior Developer
5 216 (14.16%) C# Developer
5 216 (14.16%) PHP Developer
6 207 (13.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 197 (12.92%) Web Developer
8 166 (10.89%) C# .NET Developer
9 123 (8.07%) ASP.NET Developer
10 122 (8.00%) Java Developer
10 122 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
11 121 (7.93%) Junior
12 119 (7.80%) Junior Developer
13 109 (7.15%) Software Engineer
14 106 (6.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 96 (6.30%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 86 (5.64%) Full Stack Developer
17 72 (4.72%) HTML Developer
18 67 (4.39%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,468 (96.26%) HTML
2 639 (41.90%) .NET
3 522 (34.23%) jQuery
4 518 (33.97%) AngularJS
5 470 (30.82%) HTML5
6 436 (28.59%) ASP.NET
7 287 (18.82%) CSS3
8 251 (16.46%) React
9 248 (16.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 236 (15.48%) Web Services
11 199 (13.05%) Node.js
12 192 (12.59%) XML
13 177 (11.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 172 (11.28%) REST
15 159 (10.43%) .NET Framework
16 144 (9.44%) Sass
17 142 (9.31%) Ajax
18 123 (8.07%) JSON
19 118 (7.74%) Spring
20 116 (7.61%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 183 (12.00%) User Experience
2 84 (5.51%) Greenfield Project
3 79 (5.18%) Computer Science
4 59 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
5 57 (3.74%) Mobile App
6 25 (1.64%) Fintech
7 24 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (1.11%) Linux Command Line
9 14 (0.92%) Management Information System
10 12 (0.79%) Graphic Design
11 11 (0.72%) AS400
11 11 (0.72%) W3C
12 9 (0.59%) Online Games
13 7 (0.46%) Data Centre
13 7 (0.46%) RIA
13 7 (0.46%) SCADA
14 5 (0.33%) Social Media
15 4 (0.26%) Animation
15 4 (0.26%) BBC
16 3 (0.20%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 209 (13.70%) Linux
2 96 (6.30%) Windows
3 47 (3.08%) Android
4 44 (2.89%) Apple iOS
5 42 (2.75%) Unix
6 28 (1.84%) Windows Server
7 11 (0.72%) Windows 7
7 11 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (0.46%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.26%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.20%) Debian
10 3 (0.20%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.13%) CentOS
11 2 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 599 (39.28%) Agile Software Development
2 588 (38.56%) MVC
3 433 (28.39%) Web Development
4 265 (17.38%) Front End Development
5 225 (14.75%) OO
6 213 (13.97%) TDD
7 203 (13.31%) Software Engineering
8 166 (10.89%) OOP
9 160 (10.49%) Scrum
10 125 (8.20%) SDLC
11 116 (7.61%) E-Commerce
12 95 (6.23%) Responsive Web Design
13 87 (5.70%) BDD
14 85 (5.57%) Microservices
14 85 (5.57%) Test Automation
15 78 (5.11%) Continuous Improvement
16 76 (4.98%) Unit Testing
17 75 (4.92%) Mentoring
18 72 (4.72%) Continuous Integration
19 66 (4.33%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 1,381 (90.56%) JavaScript
2 667 (43.74%) C#
3 496 (32.52%) SQL
4 376 (24.66%) PHP
5 347 (22.75%) Java
6 89 (5.84%) Python
7 68 (4.46%) T-SQL
8 67 (4.39%) C++
9 59 (3.87%) Ruby
10 52 (3.41%) VB.NET
11 46 (3.02%) TypeScript
12 40 (2.62%) ES6
13 24 (1.57%) VBScript
14 18 (1.18%) Groovy
15 17 (1.11%) VB
16 16 (1.05%) Jython
17 14 (0.92%) C
18 11 (0.72%) ES7
18 11 (0.72%) RPG
18 11 (0.72%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 198 (12.98%) Degree
2 63 (4.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 33 (2.16%) Security Cleared
4 16 (1.05%) SC Cleared
5 11 (0.72%) DV Cleared
6 10 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (0.46%) Numerate Degree
9 6 (0.39%) HNC
9 6 (0.39%) HND
10 3 (0.20%) MCPD
10 3 (0.20%) MCSE
11 2 (0.13%) ISEB
11 2 (0.13%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.13%) Master's Degree
12 1 (0.066%) CESG Certified Professional
12 1 (0.066%) CISSP
12 1 (0.066%) CompTIA Security+
12 1 (0.066%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (1.70%) QA
2 14 (0.92%) WCAG
3 11 (0.72%) SLA
4 7 (0.46%) WAI
5 4 (0.26%) PMO
6 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.066%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.066%) RMADS
System Software
1 44 (2.89%) Docker
2 5 (0.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.066%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.066%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.066%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (1.11%) CA Service Virtualization
2 9 (0.59%) Kibana
3 8 (0.52%) Ansible
4 6 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.39%) Puppet
5 3 (0.20%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.13%) Capistrano
6 2 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.13%) Packer
7 1 (0.066%) Terraform
Vendors
1 168 (11.02%) Microsoft
2 76 (4.98%) Google
3 52 (3.41%) Zend
4 45 (2.95%) SAP
5 38 (2.49%) Oracle
6 32 (2.10%) Adobe
7 20 (1.31%) Apple
8 19 (1.25%) Sitecore
9 17 (1.11%) CA
9 17 (1.11%) HP
10 12 (0.79%) Twitter
10 12 (0.79%) Xamarin
11 11 (0.72%) DevExpress
12 9 (0.59%) Telerik
13 7 (0.46%) Facebook
13 7 (0.46%) Nintex
14 5 (0.33%) PayPal
15 4 (0.26%) Capita
16 3 (0.20%) GoCardless
16 3 (0.20%) hybris