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

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
England > South West
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 12 12
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +2
Permanent jobs citing CSS 1,417 1,575 1,698
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 13.74% 15.56% 15.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.52% 34.85% 39.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,260 1,438 1,552
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +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 4,227 4,520 4,328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 40.99% 44.66% 39.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3,554 3,883 3,774
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 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,738 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 October 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 October 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 0 518 £44,000 +10.00% 106
Dorset -8 254 £37,500 +13.64% 46
Gloucestershire -12 195 £45,000 +10.43% 59
Wiltshire +1 183 £40,000 - 35
Somerset +5 123 £42,000 -1.18% 47
Devon +1 68 £35,000 -11.95% 49
Cornwall 0 66 £25,000 -9.91% 15
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 1,314 (92.73%) HTML
2 1,261 (88.99%) JavaScript
3 654 (46.15%) C#
4 646 (45.59%) .NET
5 562 (39.66%) Agile Software Development
6 506 (35.71%) MVC
7 456 (32.18%) SQL
8 446 (31.47%) jQuery
9 401 (28.30%) Web Development
10 394 (27.81%) HTML5
11 392 (27.66%) SQL Server
12 388 (27.38%) AngularJS
13 379 (26.75%) PHP
14 375 (26.46%) ASP.NET
15 318 (22.44%) Git (software)
16 302 (21.31%) Java
17 276 (19.48%) MySQL
18 240 (16.94%) CSS3
19 236 (16.65%) Finance
20 228 (16.09%) XML
21 203 (14.33%) Scrum
22 199 (14.04%) Linux
22 199 (14.04%) Degree
22 199 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC
23 184 (12.99%) Microsoft
24 179 (12.63%) User Experience
25 178 (12.56%) Front End Development
25 178 (12.56%) TDD
26 168 (11.86%) Software Engineering
27 166 (11.71%) .NET Framework

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
1 117 (8.26%) Apache
2 97 (6.85%) CMS
3 67 (4.73%) WordPress
4 36 (2.54%) Tomcat
5 35 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
6 26 (1.83%) IIS
7 24 (1.69%) Drupal
7 24 (1.69%) Umbraco
8 21 (1.48%) Confluence
9 18 (1.27%) Apache Spark
10 17 (1.20%) EPiServer
11 16 (1.13%) nginx
11 16 (1.13%) SharePoint
12 15 (1.06%) Alfresco
12 15 (1.06%) Moodle
13 10 (0.71%) GlassFish
13 10 (0.71%) Joomla!
14 6 (0.42%) PrestaShop
14 6 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
15 5 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 49 (3.46%) Photoshop
2 14 (0.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 12 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (0.49%) InDesign
5 6 (0.42%) Chatbot
6 5 (0.35%) Fireworks
7 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (0.21%) InVision
9 1 (0.071%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.071%) Maya
9 1 (0.071%) Microsoft Excel
9 1 (0.071%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 1 (0.071%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 32 (2.26%) Magento
2 11 (0.78%) Shopify
3 9 (0.64%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.28%) OpenCart
5 3 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.21%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.071%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 111 (7.83%) Amazon AWS
2 101 (7.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 62 (4.38%) SaaS
4 27 (1.91%) npm
5 25 (1.76%) Amazon S3
6 22 (1.55%) GitHub
7 17 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
8 13 (0.92%) Google Analytics
8 13 (0.92%) IaaS
8 13 (0.92%) PaaS
9 12 (0.85%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 9 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 9 (0.64%) Office 365
11 7 (0.49%) Dynamics 365
11 7 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
11 7 (0.49%) Serverless
12 5 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
12 5 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
13 4 (0.28%) NuGet
14 3 (0.21%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 78 (5.50%) Internet
2 18 (1.27%) HTTP
3 14 (0.99%) SMS
4 12 (0.85%) Network Security
5 10 (0.71%) FTP
6 9 (0.64%) SSL
7 8 (0.56%) SNMP
8 7 (0.49%) DNS
8 7 (0.49%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.35%) Intranet
9 5 (0.35%) VoIP
10 4 (0.28%) SMTP
11 3 (0.21%) PPP
11 3 (0.21%) Skype
12 2 (0.14%) RS-485
13 1 (0.071%) DHCP
13 1 (0.071%) Extranet
13 1 (0.071%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 392 (27.66%) SQL Server
2 276 (19.48%) MySQL
3 75 (5.29%) MongoDB
4 51 (3.60%) Relational Database
5 44 (3.11%) PostgreSQL
6 37 (2.61%) NoSQL
7 27 (1.91%) Apache Cassandra
8 23 (1.62%) Redis
9 20 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
10 18 (1.27%) Big Data
11 17 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 16 (1.13%) RDBMS
13 13 (0.92%) CouchDB
13 13 (0.92%) MariaDB
14 12 (0.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 12 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
15 11 (0.78%) Hadoop
16 10 (0.71%) GIS
17 8 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
18 7 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 318 (22.44%) Git (software)
2 92 (6.49%) Subversion
3 78 (5.50%) JUnit
3 78 (5.50%) Selenium
4 77 (5.43%) Visual Studio
5 76 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 74 (5.22%) JIRA
7 71 (5.01%) Maven
8 58 (4.09%) PHPUnit
9 55 (3.88%) Jenkins
10 53 (3.74%) Jasmine
11 48 (3.39%) Protractor
12 45 (3.18%) TestNG
13 39 (2.75%) Eclipse
13 39 (2.75%) gulp
14 31 (2.19%) webpack
15 29 (2.05%) Cucumber
16 25 (1.76%) Grunt
16 25 (1.76%) NUnit
17 21 (1.48%) TeamCity
General
1 236 (16.65%) Finance
2 166 (11.71%) Marketing
3 99 (6.99%) Manufacturing
4 98 (6.92%) Telecoms
5 97 (6.85%) Retail
6 91 (6.42%) Electronics
7 14 (0.99%) Games
8 9 (0.64%) Back Office
9 8 (0.56%) Automotive
10 7 (0.49%) Publishing
11 6 (0.42%) Advertising
12 5 (0.35%) Banking
12 5 (0.35%) Georgian Language
12 5 (0.35%) Law
12 5 (0.35%) Military
12 5 (0.35%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.21%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.21%) Legal
13 3 (0.21%) Local Government
14 2 (0.14%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 1,205 (85.04%) Developer
2 323 (22.79%) .NET Developer
3 239 (16.87%) Software Developer
4 210 (14.82%) Web Developer
5 203 (14.33%) C# Developer
6 195 (13.76%) PHP Developer
7 186 (13.13%) Senior Developer
8 173 (12.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 156 (11.01%) C# .NET Developer
10 139 (9.81%) Java Developer
11 114 (8.05%) JavaScript Developer
12 82 (5.79%) Full Stack Developer
13 78 (5.50%) Junior
14 72 (5.08%) Software Engineer
15 70 (4.94%) Junior Developer
16 68 (4.80%) C# Software Developer
17 65 (4.59%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 63 (4.45%) .NET Software Developer
19 62 (4.38%) ASP.NET Developer
19 62 (4.38%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,314 (92.73%) HTML
2 646 (45.59%) .NET
3 446 (31.47%) jQuery
4 394 (27.81%) HTML5
5 388 (27.38%) AngularJS
6 375 (26.46%) ASP.NET
7 240 (16.94%) CSS3
8 228 (16.09%) XML
9 199 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC
10 166 (11.71%) .NET Framework
11 165 (11.64%) React
12 163 (11.50%) Web Services
13 153 (10.80%) REST
14 135 (9.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 128 (9.03%) Sass
16 125 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web API
16 125 (8.82%) Entity Framework
16 125 (8.82%) JSON
17 117 (8.26%) Node.js
17 117 (8.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 179 (12.63%) User Experience
2 91 (6.42%) Computer Science
3 83 (5.86%) Greenfield Project
4 79 (5.58%) Self-Motivation
5 57 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
6 44 (3.11%) Fintech
7 37 (2.61%) Mobile App
8 33 (2.33%) Graphic Design
9 28 (1.98%) Algorithms
10 23 (1.62%) RIA
11 22 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
12 17 (1.20%) Management Information System
12 17 (1.20%) Social Media
13 14 (0.99%) Data Structures
14 13 (0.92%) Driving Licence
15 12 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
16 10 (0.71%) VLE
17 9 (0.64%) Embedded Systems
18 8 (0.56%) Video\Live Streaming
19 7 (0.49%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 199 (14.04%) Linux
2 86 (6.07%) Windows
3 67 (4.73%) Unix
4 40 (2.82%) Apple iOS
5 37 (2.61%) Android
6 10 (0.71%) Mac OS
7 6 (0.42%) CentOS
8 4 (0.28%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.21%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.21%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.14%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 562 (39.66%) Agile Software Development
2 506 (35.71%) MVC
3 401 (28.30%) Web Development
4 203 (14.33%) Scrum
5 178 (12.56%) Front End Development
5 178 (12.56%) TDD
6 168 (11.86%) Software Engineering
7 166 (11.71%) E-Commerce
8 159 (11.22%) SDLC
9 149 (10.52%) Continuous Integration
10 146 (10.30%) OO
11 109 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
12 107 (7.55%) Test Automation
13 106 (7.48%) Digital Marketing
14 104 (7.34%) Problem-Solving
15 92 (6.49%) Project Management
16 91 (6.42%) Programme Management
17 83 (5.86%) Responsive Web Design
17 83 (5.86%) Unit Testing
18 78 (5.50%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1,261 (88.99%) JavaScript
2 654 (46.15%) C#
3 456 (32.18%) SQL
4 379 (26.75%) PHP
5 302 (21.31%) Java
6 138 (9.74%) Python
7 85 (6.00%) TypeScript
8 74 (5.22%) C++
9 67 (4.73%) T-SQL
10 60 (4.23%) ES6
11 41 (2.89%) Ruby
12 38 (2.68%) VB.NET
13 37 (2.61%) C
14 29 (2.05%) PL/SQL
15 28 (1.98%) Perl
16 22 (1.55%) PowerShell
17 21 (1.48%) VB
18 17 (1.20%) Shell Script
19 16 (1.13%) ES7
20 15 (1.06%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 199 (14.04%) Degree
2 108 (7.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 52 (3.67%) Security Cleared
4 30 (2.12%) SC Cleared
5 26 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (1.20%) DV Cleared
7 16 (1.13%) DBS Check
8 5 (0.35%) ISEB
8 5 (0.35%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.21%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.071%) MCSA
11 1 (0.071%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (1.27%) QA
2 10 (0.71%) SLA
3 8 (0.56%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.35%) WCAG
6 2 (0.14%) ISO 22301
6 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 41 (2.89%) Docker
2 5 (0.35%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.071%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (0.64%) Ansible
2 6 (0.42%) Kubernetes
2 6 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.35%) SCOM
3 5 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (0.21%) CA Service Virtualization
4 3 (0.21%) HP ALM
4 3 (0.21%) Nagios
4 3 (0.21%) Plesk
4 3 (0.21%) SCCM
5 2 (0.14%) Puppet
6 1 (0.071%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.071%) Terraform
Vendors
1 184 (12.99%) Microsoft
2 101 (7.13%) Oracle
3 93 (6.56%) SAP
4 41 (2.89%) Adobe
5 36 (2.54%) Google
6 23 (1.62%) Atlassian
7 15 (1.06%) Twitter
8 14 (0.99%) Sitecore
9 12 (0.85%) Zend
10 9 (0.64%) Red Hat
10 9 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (0.64%) WooCommerce
11 7 (0.49%) HP
12 6 (0.42%) Sencha
12 6 (0.42%) ServiceNow
13 5 (0.35%) DevExpress
13 5 (0.35%) hybris
13 5 (0.35%) Telerik
14 4 (0.28%) Cognizant
14 4 (0.28%) Panasonic