Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
England > South West
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 12 13
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing CSS 1,513 1,614 1,668
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 14.01% 15.40% 14.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.00% 34.92% 38.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,390 1,424 1,525
South West median annual salary £40,000 £38,375 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.23% +2.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £55,150
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 4,450 4,622 4,369
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 41.20% 44.10% 39.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3,827 3,934 3,770
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 £27,225
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £58,750
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 18 July 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 18 July 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 -1 572 £42,500 +6.25% 115
Dorset -7 270 £36,500 +4.29% 37
Gloucestershire -7 234 £42,500 +6.25% 43
Wiltshire +1 181 £41,250 +3.13% 27
Somerset +17 128 £45,000 +7.14% 30
Devon -6 61 £33,750 -10.00% 31
Cornwall -1 54 £35,000 +9.38% 12
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 1,410 (93.19%) HTML
2 1,374 (90.81%) JavaScript
3 726 (47.98%) C#
4 716 (47.32%) .NET
5 678 (44.81%) Agile Software Development
6 526 (34.77%) jQuery
7 514 (33.97%) MVC
8 508 (33.58%) SQL
9 457 (30.20%) AngularJS
10 448 (29.61%) HTML5
11 418 (27.63%) SQL Server
12 410 (27.10%) ASP.NET
13 409 (27.03%) Web Development
14 390 (25.78%) Java
15 361 (23.86%) PHP
16 296 (19.56%) Git (software)
17 293 (19.37%) CSS3
18 267 (17.65%) MySQL
19 261 (17.25%) Scrum
20 225 (14.87%) XML
21 224 (14.81%) Finance
22 222 (14.67%) ASP.NET MVC
23 206 (13.62%) Degree
24 202 (13.35%) Microsoft
25 198 (13.09%) Web Services
25 198 (13.09%) TDD
26 195 (12.89%) .NET Framework
27 194 (12.82%) React
28 188 (12.43%) SDLC
29 181 (11.96%) Twitter Bootstrap

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
1 132 (8.72%) Apache
2 107 (7.07%) CMS
3 75 (4.96%) WordPress
4 58 (3.83%) IIS
5 47 (3.11%) Tomcat
6 44 (2.91%) Confluence
7 31 (2.05%) Umbraco
8 30 (1.98%) nginx
9 29 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
10 28 (1.85%) Drupal
11 26 (1.72%) SharePoint
12 22 (1.45%) JBoss
13 16 (1.06%) Joomla!
13 16 (1.06%) WebSphere
14 15 (0.99%) Alfresco
14 15 (0.99%) Moodle
15 12 (0.79%) EPiServer
16 7 (0.46%) Apache Spark
16 7 (0.46%) Mule
16 7 (0.46%) OpenStack
Applications
1 31 (2.05%) Photoshop
2 17 (1.12%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (0.46%) InVision
5 5 (0.33%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.20%) Fireworks
6 3 (0.20%) InDesign
7 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (0.13%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.066%) Microsoft Office
8 1 (0.066%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.066%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 39 (2.58%) Magento
2 4 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.26%) OpenCart
2 4 (0.26%) Shopify
3 2 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.13%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.066%) nopCommerce
4 1 (0.066%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 124 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 97 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
3 46 (3.04%) SaaS
4 30 (1.98%) npm
5 24 (1.59%) GitHub
6 21 (1.39%) Amazon S3
7 17 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
8 12 (0.79%) Google Analytics
9 8 (0.53%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 7 (0.46%) IaaS
10 7 (0.46%) PaaS
11 6 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (0.40%) Serverless
12 5 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
12 5 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
12 5 (0.33%) Office 365
13 4 (0.26%) Yarn
14 3 (0.20%) NuGet
15 2 (0.13%) Runscope
15 2 (0.13%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 61 (4.03%) Internet
2 31 (2.05%) SMS
3 30 (1.98%) HTTP
4 11 (0.73%) Network Security
5 9 (0.59%) SNMP
6 8 (0.53%) SSL
7 6 (0.40%) SSH
8 5 (0.33%) DNS
8 5 (0.33%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.26%) FTP
10 3 (0.20%) Intranet
10 3 (0.20%) PPP
10 3 (0.20%) SMTP
11 2 (0.13%) RS-485
12 1 (0.066%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.066%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 418 (27.63%) SQL Server
2 267 (17.65%) MySQL
3 89 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 60 (3.97%) Relational Database
5 45 (2.97%) NoSQL
6 42 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 38 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
8 27 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
9 26 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 18 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
11 16 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
11 16 (1.06%) Redis
12 14 (0.93%) Big Data
13 13 (0.86%) GIS
14 12 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
15 10 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
15 10 (0.66%) RDBMS
16 9 (0.59%) MariaDB
17 8 (0.53%) CouchDB
18 7 (0.46%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 296 (19.56%) Git (software)
2 130 (8.59%) JUnit
3 115 (7.60%) Selenium
4 113 (7.47%) JIRA
5 106 (7.01%) Visual Studio
6 90 (5.95%) Team Foundation Server
7 89 (5.88%) Subversion
8 87 (5.75%) Maven
9 86 (5.68%) Jasmine
10 83 (5.49%) TestNG
11 78 (5.16%) Protractor
12 60 (3.97%) Jenkins
13 46 (3.04%) Eclipse
14 43 (2.84%) PHPUnit
15 41 (2.71%) Cucumber
16 39 (2.58%) Ant
17 38 (2.51%) gulp
18 35 (2.31%) webpack
19 23 (1.52%) NUnit
20 21 (1.39%) Bitbucket
General
1 224 (14.81%) Finance
2 152 (10.05%) Marketing
3 97 (6.41%) Retail
3 97 (6.41%) Telecoms
4 88 (5.82%) Manufacturing
5 83 (5.49%) Electronics
6 12 (0.79%) Advertising
7 11 (0.73%) Games
8 9 (0.59%) Banking
9 8 (0.53%) Back Office
10 6 (0.40%) Publishing
11 5 (0.33%) Automotive
11 5 (0.33%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.33%) Military
12 2 (0.13%) Law
12 2 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.13%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.066%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.066%) Local Government
13 1 (0.066%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1,276 (84.34%) Developer
2 366 (24.19%) .NET Developer
3 279 (18.44%) Software Developer
4 254 (16.79%) C# Developer
5 213 (14.08%) Web Developer
6 199 (13.15%) Senior Developer
7 198 (13.09%) C# .NET Developer
8 184 (12.16%) PHP Developer
9 167 (11.04%) Java Developer
10 150 (9.91%) JavaScript Developer
11 145 (9.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 98 (6.48%) C# Software Developer
13 92 (6.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 87 (5.75%) Junior
15 83 (5.49%) .NET Software Developer
15 83 (5.49%) ASP.NET Developer
16 81 (5.35%) Junior Developer
17 77 (5.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 68 (4.49%) Senior .NET Developer
19 67 (4.43%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,410 (93.19%) HTML
2 716 (47.32%) .NET
3 526 (34.77%) jQuery
4 457 (30.20%) AngularJS
5 448 (29.61%) HTML5
6 410 (27.10%) ASP.NET
7 293 (19.37%) CSS3
8 225 (14.87%) XML
9 222 (14.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 198 (13.09%) Web Services
11 195 (12.89%) .NET Framework
12 194 (12.82%) React
13 181 (11.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 159 (10.51%) REST
15 145 (9.58%) Node.js
16 137 (9.05%) RESTful
17 125 (8.26%) JSON
18 123 (8.13%) Ajax
19 119 (7.87%) Entity Framework
20 111 (7.34%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 162 (10.71%) User Experience
2 90 (5.95%) Self-Motivation
3 88 (5.82%) Computer Science
4 80 (5.29%) Greenfield Project
5 61 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
6 56 (3.70%) Fintech
7 47 (3.11%) Mobile App
8 30 (1.98%) Algorithms
9 28 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
10 26 (1.72%) Management Information System
11 22 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
12 17 (1.12%) RIA
13 16 (1.06%) Data Structures
14 13 (0.86%) Graphic Design
15 11 (0.73%) Driving Licence
16 10 (0.66%) VLE
17 9 (0.59%) Social Network
18 7 (0.46%) Digital Media
18 7 (0.46%) W3C
19 6 (0.40%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 180 (11.90%) Linux
2 73 (4.82%) Unix
3 62 (4.10%) Windows
4 39 (2.58%) Apple iOS
5 29 (1.92%) Android
6 5 (0.33%) CentOS
6 5 (0.33%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.26%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.13%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.13%) SUSE
9 2 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 678 (44.81%) Agile Software Development
2 514 (33.97%) MVC
3 409 (27.03%) Web Development
4 261 (17.25%) Scrum
5 198 (13.09%) TDD
6 188 (12.43%) SDLC
7 178 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
8 165 (10.91%) Test Automation
9 163 (10.77%) OO
10 162 (10.71%) Software Engineering
11 159 (10.51%) Front End Development
12 131 (8.66%) E-Commerce
13 110 (7.27%) Problem-Solving
14 106 (7.01%) OOP
14 106 (7.01%) Responsive Web Design
15 99 (6.54%) Unit Testing
16 93 (6.15%) Digital Marketing
17 91 (6.01%) Business Intelligence
18 84 (5.55%) Open Source
18 84 (5.55%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1,374 (90.81%) JavaScript
2 726 (47.98%) C#
3 508 (33.58%) SQL
4 390 (25.78%) Java
5 361 (23.86%) PHP
6 149 (9.85%) Python
7 90 (5.95%) TypeScript
8 77 (5.09%) C++
9 66 (4.36%) Ruby
10 61 (4.03%) T-SQL
11 50 (3.30%) ES6
12 47 (3.11%) C
12 47 (3.11%) VB.NET
13 37 (2.45%) Perl
13 37 (2.45%) PL/SQL
14 25 (1.65%) PowerShell
15 23 (1.52%) Shell Script
16 12 (0.79%) VB
17 11 (0.73%) Bash Shell
17 11 (0.73%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 206 (13.62%) Degree
2 89 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 56 (3.70%) Security Cleared
4 35 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (1.72%) DV Cleared
6 21 (1.39%) SC Cleared
7 16 (1.06%) DBS Check
8 9 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.40%) MCP
10 5 (0.33%) Master's Degree
11 4 (0.26%) ISEB
11 4 (0.26%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 1 (0.066%) MCSA
13 1 (0.066%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (2.05%) QA
2 8 (0.53%) WCAG
3 5 (0.33%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.26%) SLA
5 3 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 3 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.13%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.066%) GDPR
System Software
1 35 (2.31%) Docker
2 6 (0.40%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.066%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (0.59%) CA Service Virtualization
1 9 (0.59%) HP ALM
2 7 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (0.46%) Puppet
3 6 (0.40%) Ansible
3 6 (0.40%) Kibana
4 4 (0.26%) Nagios
5 3 (0.20%) Plesk
6 1 (0.066%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.066%) Graylog
6 1 (0.066%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.066%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.066%) Terraform
Vendors
1 202 (13.35%) Microsoft
2 154 (10.18%) Oracle
3 84 (5.55%) SAP
4 50 (3.30%) Google
5 25 (1.65%) Adobe
6 16 (1.06%) Atlassian
7 15 (0.99%) Twitter
8 13 (0.86%) Capita
8 13 (0.86%) HP
9 12 (0.79%) Sitecore
10 11 (0.73%) CA
11 10 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
11 10 (0.66%) Zend
12 8 (0.53%) ATG
13 7 (0.46%) Cognizant
13 7 (0.46%) Red Hat
14 6 (0.40%) Facebook
14 6 (0.40%) hybris
15 5 (0.33%) DevExpress
16 4 (0.26%) VMware