Period
to 19 February 2020

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 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
England > South West
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 16 12 13
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1 -2
Permanent jobs citing CSS 956 1,359 1,522
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 11.50% 13.46% 14.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.30% 32.14% 35.13%
Number of salaries quoted 810 1,102 1,389
South West median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 3,054 4,229 4,332
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 36.72% 41.90% 42.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2,488 3,408 3,704
South West median annual salary £45,000 £44,400 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% +4.47% +2.41%
10th Percentile £29,925 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 February 2020.

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 February 2020. 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 -2 313 £42,500 -5.56% 86
Dorset -2 152 £37,500 - 36
Gloucestershire -8 140 £49,500 +16.47% 51
Wiltshire +1 128 £48,750 +21.88% 40
Devon +3 116 £40,000 - 39
Somerset -13 86 £37,500 - 26
Cornwall -3 20 £35,000 +8.53% 3
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, 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.

1 900 (94.14%) HTML
2 779 (81.49%) JavaScript
3 454 (47.49%) C#
4 407 (42.57%) .NET
5 390 (40.79%) Agile Software Development
6 387 (40.48%) AngularJS
7 287 (30.02%) MVC
7 287 (30.02%) HTML5
8 263 (27.51%) jQuery
9 249 (26.05%) PHP
10 223 (23.33%) Git (software)
11 219 (22.91%) ASP.NET
12 212 (22.18%) SQL
13 210 (21.97%) React
14 205 (21.44%) Web Development
15 200 (20.92%) MySQL
16 181 (18.93%) SQL Server
17 173 (18.10%) CSS3
18 171 (17.89%) Front End Development
19 151 (15.79%) TypeScript
20 148 (15.48%) Vue.js
21 140 (14.64%) Scrum
22 136 (14.23%) Sass
23 126 (13.18%) Microsoft
23 126 (13.18%) Java
24 122 (12.76%) Web Services
24 122 (12.76%) Linux
24 122 (12.76%) Node.js
25 120 (12.55%) User Experience
26 116 (12.13%) Azure

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 84 (8.79%) CMS
2 75 (7.85%) WordPress
3 65 (6.80%) Apache
4 38 (3.97%) Drupal
5 32 (3.35%) SharePoint
6 27 (2.82%) nginx
7 15 (1.57%) Umbraco
8 12 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
9 11 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
10 10 (1.05%) Confluence
10 10 (1.05%) IIS
10 10 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
11 9 (0.94%) Tornado
12 8 (0.84%) JBoss
13 7 (0.73%) EPiServer
13 7 (0.73%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.42%) Apache Spark
14 4 (0.42%) Headless CMS
14 4 (0.42%) Joomla!
14 4 (0.42%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 13 (1.36%) Microsoft Office
1 13 (1.36%) Photoshop
1 13 (1.36%) Sketch
2 10 (1.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 7 (0.73%) Figma
4 6 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.52%) InVision
6 4 (0.42%) InDesign
7 3 (0.31%) Adobe XD
8 2 (0.21%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (0.21%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.10%) Marvel
9 1 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.10%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 28 (2.93%) Magento
2 7 (0.73%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.21%) Shopify
5 1 (0.10%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 116 (12.13%) Azure
2 57 (5.96%) AWS
3 42 (4.39%) npm
4 38 (3.97%) SaaS
5 17 (1.78%) Serverless
6 12 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (1.26%) GCP
6 12 (1.26%) Office 365
7 11 (1.15%) Google Analytics
7 11 (1.15%) NuGet
8 9 (0.94%) Azure Functions
9 7 (0.73%) Azure Active Directory
9 7 (0.73%) CloudFront
9 7 (0.73%) GitHub
10 5 (0.52%) Cloudflare
11 4 (0.42%) Yarn
12 3 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 3 (0.31%) Azure Machine Learning
12 3 (0.31%) PaaS
13 2 (0.21%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.72%) Internet
2 13 (1.36%) HTTP
3 8 (0.84%) Intranet
4 5 (0.52%) SSH
4 5 (0.52%) Tactical Data Link
5 3 (0.31%) Firewall
5 3 (0.31%) Network Security
6 2 (0.21%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.10%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.10%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.10%) SSL
7 1 (0.10%) WinSCP
7 1 (0.10%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (20.92%) MySQL
2 181 (18.93%) SQL Server
3 36 (3.77%) Relational Database
4 33 (3.45%) MongoDB
5 21 (2.20%) Big Data
5 21 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (2.09%) MariaDB
7 14 (1.46%) NoSQL
8 11 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (0.84%) MS Access
10 8 (0.84%) SQL Server 2016
10 8 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (0.73%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (0.63%) GIS
12 6 (0.63%) JasperReports
12 6 (0.63%) Oracle Database
12 6 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 223 (23.33%) Git (software)
2 51 (5.33%) JIRA
3 48 (5.02%) webpack
4 47 (4.92%) gulp
5 44 (4.60%) Visual Studio
6 39 (4.08%) Subversion
7 34 (3.56%) Grunt
8 31 (3.24%) Jenkins
9 30 (3.14%) Maven
10 26 (2.72%) Team Foundation Server
11 21 (2.20%) TeamCity
12 19 (1.99%) Eclipse
12 19 (1.99%) Selenium
13 17 (1.78%) Bitbucket
14 16 (1.67%) Axure RP
15 12 (1.26%) git-flow
15 12 (1.26%) GitLab
15 12 (1.26%) JUnit
16 11 (1.15%) Eclipse RCP
16 11 (1.15%) NUnit
General
1 104 (10.88%) Finance
2 76 (7.95%) Marketing
3 50 (5.23%) Retail
4 42 (4.39%) Public Sector
5 37 (3.87%) Telecoms
6 29 (3.03%) Manufacturing
7 26 (2.72%) Electronics
8 16 (1.67%) Aerospace
9 14 (1.46%) Military
10 11 (1.15%) Automotive
11 10 (1.05%) Advertising
11 10 (1.05%) Games
12 5 (0.52%) Avionics
12 5 (0.52%) Legal
13 2 (0.21%) Law
13 2 (0.21%) Local Government
13 2 (0.21%) Social Housing
14 1 (0.10%) Fire and Rescue
14 1 (0.10%) Police
14 1 (0.10%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 815 (85.25%) Developer
2 198 (20.71%) .NET Developer
3 153 (16.00%) Senior Developer
4 147 (15.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 145 (15.17%) Full Stack Developer
6 136 (14.23%) C# Developer
7 121 (12.66%) Software Developer
8 105 (10.98%) PHP Developer
9 102 (10.67%) C# .NET Developer
9 102 (10.67%) Web Developer
10 64 (6.69%) Angular Developer
11 62 (6.49%) JavaScript Developer
12 61 (6.38%) Junior
13 58 (6.07%) Software Engineer
14 51 (5.33%) Junior Developer
15 41 (4.29%) Java Developer
15 41 (4.29%) React Developer
16 40 (4.18%) Senior .NET Developer
17 39 (4.08%) C# Software Developer
18 33 (3.45%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 900 (94.14%) HTML
2 407 (42.57%) .NET
3 387 (40.48%) AngularJS
4 287 (30.02%) HTML5
5 263 (27.51%) jQuery
6 219 (22.91%) ASP.NET
7 210 (21.97%) React
8 173 (18.10%) CSS3
9 148 (15.48%) Vue.js
10 136 (14.23%) Sass
11 122 (12.76%) Node.js
11 122 (12.76%) Web Services
12 111 (11.61%) .NET Framework
12 111 (11.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 106 (11.09%) REST
14 94 (9.83%) ASP.NET MVC
15 87 (9.10%) RESTful
16 85 (8.89%) XML
17 82 (8.58%) Laravel
18 73 (7.64%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 120 (12.55%) User Experience
2 48 (5.02%) Greenfield Project
3 47 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (3.24%) Mobile App
5 28 (2.93%) Linux Command Line
6 27 (2.82%) Self-Motivation
7 15 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (1.26%) Reinsurance
9 11 (1.15%) Smartphone
9 11 (1.15%) W3C
10 9 (0.94%) Management Information System
11 6 (0.63%) Animation
11 6 (0.63%) BBC
11 6 (0.63%) Cybercrime
11 6 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (0.63%) RIA
11 6 (0.63%) Social Media
12 5 (0.52%) Virtual Team
13 4 (0.42%) Learning Management System
14 3 (0.31%) Arduino
Operating Systems
1 122 (12.76%) Linux
2 43 (4.50%) Windows
3 41 (4.29%) Android
4 39 (4.08%) Apple iOS
5 23 (2.41%) Unix
6 17 (1.78%) Ubuntu
7 12 (1.26%) CentOS
8 5 (0.52%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.42%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.21%) AIX
11 1 (0.10%) Debian
11 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 390 (40.79%) Agile Software Development
2 287 (30.02%) MVC
3 205 (21.44%) Web Development
4 171 (17.89%) Front End Development
5 140 (14.64%) Scrum
6 113 (11.82%) Software Engineering
7 109 (11.40%) OO
8 103 (10.77%) Unit Testing
9 87 (9.10%) Test Automation
10 84 (8.79%) DevOps
11 75 (7.85%) SDLC
12 72 (7.53%) OOP
13 65 (6.80%) Mentoring
14 62 (6.49%) E-Commerce
15 60 (6.28%) TDD
16 58 (6.07%) Continuous Integration
17 56 (5.86%) Problem-Solving
18 50 (5.23%) Microservices
19 45 (4.71%) Fintech
20 43 (4.50%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 779 (81.49%) JavaScript
2 454 (47.49%) C#
3 249 (26.05%) PHP
4 212 (22.18%) SQL
5 151 (15.79%) TypeScript
6 126 (13.18%) Java
7 72 (7.53%) VB.NET
8 53 (5.54%) ES6
9 52 (5.44%) C++
10 43 (4.50%) Python
11 27 (2.82%) T-SQL
12 21 (2.20%) C
12 21 (2.20%) PHP 7
13 20 (2.09%) Go
14 19 (1.99%) Bash Shell
15 15 (1.57%) VB
16 11 (1.15%) PowerShell
17 9 (0.94%) ES7
18 8 (0.84%) Ruby
19 7 (0.73%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 83 (8.68%) Degree
2 65 (6.80%) Security Cleared
3 31 (3.24%) SC Cleared
4 21 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (0.63%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.31%) MCAD
8 2 (0.21%) MCSD
9 1 (0.10%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (0.10%) ISEB
9 1 (0.10%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (3.45%) QA
2 4 (0.42%) WAI
2 4 (0.42%) WCAG
3 1 (0.10%) HL7
3 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 64 (6.69%) Docker
2 13 (1.36%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.52%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 16 (1.67%) Kubernetes
2 10 (1.05%) cPanel
2 10 (1.05%) Plesk
3 5 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.42%) Ansible
4 4 (0.42%) Kibana
4 4 (0.42%) Puppet
5 2 (0.21%) Terraform
Vendors
1 126 (13.18%) Microsoft
2 37 (3.87%) Oracle
3 31 (3.24%) Google
3 31 (3.24%) SAP
4 25 (2.62%) Adobe
5 19 (1.99%) Atlassian
6 13 (1.36%) IBM
7 11 (1.15%) Zend
8 10 (1.05%) Sencha
8 10 (1.05%) Sitecore
9 8 (0.84%) Xamarin
10 7 (0.73%) HP
10 7 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (0.73%) Symantec
10 7 (0.73%) Veritas
11 6 (0.63%) Capita
11 6 (0.63%) DevExpress
12 4 (0.42%) New Relic
12 4 (0.42%) SolarWinds
13 3 (0.31%) Sage