Period
to 27 September 2021

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 27 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
England > South West
6 months to
27 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 21 15 21
Rank change year-on-year -6 +6 -7
Permanent jobs citing CSS 853 452 1,097
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 11.24% 14.24% 11.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.07% 34.32% 30.39%
Number of salaries quoted 595 390 914
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £27,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
75th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £58,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 2,837 1,317 3,610
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 37.40% 41.49% 36.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1,950 1,096 2,980
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,750 £29,750
25th Percentile £38,750 £36,250 £35,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £73,075 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +4.76%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing CSS as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CSS in the South West.

Salary trend for CSS in the South West

CSS
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing CSS in the South West over the 6 months to 27 September 2021.

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 27 September 2021. 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 -6 391 £50,000 +11.11% 70
Dorset -5 151 £42,000 +5.00% 12
Wiltshire +6 114 £50,000 +3.09% 27
Somerset -3 63 £46,250 -4.64% 17
Gloucestershire -40 60 £45,000 +5.88% 15
Devon +20 51 £38,000 -41.54% 14
Cornwall -8 17 £39,000 +16.42% 2
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 27 September 2021, 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.

1 764 (89.57%) HTML
2 762 (89.33%) JavaScript
3 439 (51.47%) React
4 354 (41.50%) Agile Software Development
5 252 (29.54%) .NET
5 252 (29.54%) Azure
6 250 (29.31%) PHP
7 246 (28.84%) AngularJS
8 241 (28.25%) Git (software)
9 239 (28.02%) C#
10 237 (27.78%) MySQL
11 226 (26.49%) Software Engineering
12 216 (25.32%) MVC
13 215 (25.21%) Linux
14 208 (24.38%) AWS
15 201 (23.56%) Full Stack Development
16 194 (22.74%) Front End Development
17 189 (22.16%) DevOps
18 186 (21.81%) Vue.js
19 177 (20.75%) Node.js
20 165 (19.34%) HTML5
21 164 (19.23%) jQuery
22 158 (18.52%) SQL Server
23 145 (17.00%) TypeScript
24 143 (16.76%) SQL
25 137 (16.06%) REST
26 130 (15.24%) E-Commerce
27 127 (14.89%) Scrum
28 125 (14.65%) ASP.NET
29 123 (14.42%) RESTful

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 75 (8.79%) CMS
2 69 (8.09%) GeoServer
3 60 (7.03%) WordPress
4 23 (2.70%) Umbraco
5 21 (2.46%) nginx
6 20 (2.34%) Headless CMS
7 19 (2.23%) Sitecore CMS
8 18 (2.11%) Apache Solr
9 16 (1.88%) Elasticsearch
9 16 (1.88%) EPiServer
10 14 (1.64%) Apache
10 14 (1.64%) IIS
11 10 (1.17%) Drupal
12 9 (1.06%) Kentico
13 7 (0.82%) Cloud Foundry
13 7 (0.82%) Confluence
13 7 (0.82%) Sitefinity
13 7 (0.82%) Tomcat
14 5 (0.59%) WildFly
15 4 (0.47%) Joomla!
Applications
1 24 (2.81%) Photoshop
2 19 (2.23%) Adobe Illustrator
2 19 (2.23%) Adobe XD
3 7 (0.82%) Figma
4 5 (0.59%) Sketch
5 4 (0.47%) GIMP
5 4 (0.47%) Inkscape
5 4 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.35%) InVision
6 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (0.23%) MadCap Flare
7 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.12%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 46 (5.39%) Magento
2 28 (3.28%) Payment Gateway
3 9 (1.06%) Shopify
4 5 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.59%) OpenCart
4 5 (0.59%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.12%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 252 (29.54%) Azure
2 208 (24.38%) AWS
3 58 (6.80%) SaaS
4 39 (4.57%) npm
5 30 (3.52%) GitHub
6 28 (3.28%) OpenShift
7 27 (3.17%) Amazon S3
7 27 (3.17%) GCP
8 24 (2.81%) Amazon EC2
9 20 (2.34%) Amazon SQS
10 18 (2.11%) Yarn
11 16 (1.88%) CloudFront
11 16 (1.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 13 (1.52%) Firebase
13 11 (1.29%) Serverless
14 9 (1.06%) PaaS
15 8 (0.94%) Dynamics 365
16 7 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
16 7 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
16 7 (0.82%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 92 (10.79%) HTTP
2 34 (3.99%) Internet
3 31 (3.63%) SSL
4 3 (0.35%) Wireless
5 2 (0.23%) Skype
5 2 (0.23%) VPN
6 1 (0.12%) DNS
6 1 (0.12%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.12%) Network Security
6 1 (0.12%) RS-422
6 1 (0.12%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 237 (27.78%) MySQL
2 158 (18.52%) SQL Server
3 101 (11.84%) PostgreSQL
4 78 (9.14%) MongoDB
5 69 (8.09%) GIS
5 69 (8.09%) QGIS
6 65 (7.62%) NoSQL
7 42 (4.92%) MariaDB
8 27 (3.17%) Relational Database
9 24 (2.81%) Hadoop
9 24 (2.81%) Redis
10 21 (2.46%) Amazon RDS
11 20 (2.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 20 (2.34%) Couchbase
12 11 (1.29%) Oracle Database
13 7 (0.82%) Power BI
14 6 (0.70%) SQLite
15 5 (0.59%) SQL Server 2016
16 3 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
16 3 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 241 (28.25%) Git (software)
2 88 (10.32%) webpack
3 65 (7.62%) Jenkins
4 60 (7.03%) JIRA
5 49 (5.74%) gulp
6 35 (4.10%) Selenium
7 32 (3.75%) Cucumber
8 27 (3.17%) Robot Framework
9 26 (3.05%) Eclipse
9 26 (3.05%) JMeter
10 23 (2.70%) Visual Studio
11 18 (2.11%) PHPUnit
12 15 (1.76%) Subversion
13 14 (1.64%) Jasmine
14 11 (1.29%) Bitbucket
14 11 (1.29%) Protractor
14 11 (1.29%) TeamCity
15 10 (1.17%) Grunt
15 10 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
16 9 (1.06%) Oracle APEX
General
1 115 (13.48%) Social Skills
2 77 (9.03%) Finance
3 66 (7.74%) Marketing
4 47 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (3.28%) Public Sector
6 23 (2.70%) Games
7 16 (1.88%) Manufacturing
8 14 (1.64%) Retail
8 14 (1.64%) Telecoms
9 13 (1.52%) Electronics
9 13 (1.52%) Legal
10 11 (1.29%) Local Government
11 9 (1.06%) Organisational Skills
11 9 (1.06%) Publishing
12 8 (0.94%) Law
12 8 (0.94%) Presentation Skills
13 6 (0.70%) Banking
14 5 (0.59%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.59%) Humanities
15 4 (0.47%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 594 (69.64%) Developer
2 159 (18.64%) Senior Developer
3 138 (16.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 129 (15.12%) PHP Developer
4 129 (15.12%) Software Engineer
5 100 (11.72%) .NET Developer
6 88 (10.32%) React Developer
7 83 (9.73%) Software Developer
8 78 (9.14%) Full Stack Developer
9 54 (6.33%) C# Developer
10 53 (6.21%) Senior PHP Developer
11 43 (5.04%) Web Developer
12 40 (4.69%) Java Developer
12 40 (4.69%) Senior Software Engineer
13 38 (4.45%) JavaScript Developer
14 36 (4.22%) Senior React Developer
15 31 (3.63%) C# .NET Developer
16 29 (3.40%) Senior .NET Developer
17 28 (3.28%) Analyst
18 26 (3.05%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 764 (89.57%) HTML
2 439 (51.47%) React
3 252 (29.54%) .NET
4 246 (28.84%) AngularJS
5 186 (21.81%) Vue.js
6 177 (20.75%) Node.js
7 165 (19.34%) HTML5
8 164 (19.23%) jQuery
9 137 (16.06%) REST
10 125 (14.65%) ASP.NET
11 123 (14.42%) RESTful
12 119 (13.95%) CSS3
13 118 (13.83%) Sass
14 117 (13.72%) LAMP
15 111 (13.01%) .NET Core
16 101 (11.84%) .NET Framework
17 100 (11.72%) Web Services
18 83 (9.73%) ASP.NET MVC
19 80 (9.38%) SOAP
20 78 (9.14%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 122 (14.30%) User Experience
2 63 (7.39%) Mobile App
3 32 (3.75%) Greenfield Project
4 29 (3.40%) PKI
5 27 (3.17%) Cyberattack
6 20 (2.34%) Linux Command Line
7 16 (1.88%) Animation
8 14 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (1.52%) e-Learning
9 13 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
10 11 (1.29%) Tandem
11 10 (1.17%) Algorithms
11 10 (1.17%) Legacy Systems
11 10 (1.17%) Virtual Team
12 9 (1.06%) N-Tier
13 7 (0.82%) Blog
13 7 (0.82%) EPoS
13 7 (0.82%) Social Media
14 5 (0.59%) Data Structures
14 5 (0.59%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 215 (25.21%) Linux
2 86 (10.08%) Ubuntu
3 41 (4.81%) Windows
4 25 (2.93%) CentOS
5 24 (2.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (2.11%) Android
7 16 (1.88%) Apple iOS
8 10 (1.17%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.47%) Unix
10 1 (0.12%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (41.50%) Agile Software Development
2 226 (26.49%) Software Engineering
3 216 (25.32%) MVC
4 201 (23.56%) Full Stack Development
5 194 (22.74%) Front End Development
6 189 (22.16%) DevOps
7 130 (15.24%) E-Commerce
8 127 (14.89%) Scrum
9 123 (14.42%) Problem-Solving
10 103 (12.08%) Web Development
11 85 (9.96%) Mentoring
12 84 (9.85%) Unit Testing
13 83 (9.73%) Microservices
14 82 (9.61%) TDD
15 68 (7.97%) OO
16 64 (7.50%) Continuous Delivery
17 49 (5.74%) Continuous Integration
17 49 (5.74%) OOP
18 45 (5.28%) Time Management
19 44 (5.16%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 762 (89.33%) JavaScript
2 250 (29.31%) PHP
3 239 (28.02%) C#
4 145 (17.00%) TypeScript
5 143 (16.76%) SQL
6 120 (14.07%) Python
7 108 (12.66%) Java
8 102 (11.96%) ES6
9 49 (5.74%) Go
10 46 (5.39%) Bash Shell
11 24 (2.81%) ES7
12 18 (2.11%) C++
13 16 (1.88%) VBScript
14 15 (1.76%) Ruby
15 11 (1.29%) PL/SQL
16 8 (0.94%) T-SQL
17 7 (0.82%) C
17 7 (0.82%) C++/CLI
17 7 (0.82%) VC++
18 6 (0.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 120 (14.07%) Security Cleared
2 51 (5.98%) SC Cleared
3 27 (3.17%) Degree
4 25 (2.93%) DV Cleared
5 14 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (1.17%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.23%) PhD
8 1 (0.12%) ISEB
8 1 (0.12%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.12%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.12%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (4.57%) PCI DSS
2 36 (4.22%) Accessibility
3 19 (2.23%) QA
4 6 (0.70%) WCAG
5 3 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.12%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 91 (10.67%) Docker
2 5 (0.59%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 36 (4.22%) Kubernetes
2 25 (2.93%) Ansible
3 8 (0.94%) Terraform
4 5 (0.59%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.23%) Kibana
5 2 (0.23%) logstash
6 1 (0.12%) Plesk
Vendors
1 99 (11.61%) Microsoft
2 46 (5.39%) Oracle
3 29 (3.40%) Google
4 27 (3.17%) Atlassian
5 20 (2.34%) Sitecore
6 15 (1.76%) SAP
6 15 (1.76%) Xamarin
7 13 (1.52%) WooCommerce
8 11 (1.29%) Adobe
9 7 (0.82%) Huawei
10 6 (0.70%) Apple
11 5 (0.59%) VMware
12 4 (0.47%) DevExpress
13 3 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
14 2 (0.23%) Elastic Path
14 2 (0.23%) Netlify
14 2 (0.23%) PayPal
15 1 (0.12%) Instagram
15 1 (0.12%) Screaming Frog
15 1 (0.12%) Xero