Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
UK > Wales
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 14 10
Rank change year-on-year -8 -4 +3
Permanent jobs citing CSS 185 240 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 9.18% 11.70% 17.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.20% 34.24% 44.09%
Number of salaries quoted 168 219 425
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £25,500 £21,250 £23,600
90th Percentile £52,875 £49,000 £48,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.20% +2.35% +3.66%

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 Wales with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 706 701 1,023
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 35.04% 34.16% 39.44%
Number of salaries quoted 584 626 925
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,351 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.65% +4.93% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,875 £24,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,000 £55,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing CSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Wales

CSS
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CSS in Wales.

Salary trend for CSS in Wales

CSS
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Wales over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for CSS in Wales

CSS
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Wales region over the 6 months to 10 December 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
South Wales -5 160 £40,000 +14.29% 40
West Wales -12 14 £31,100 -14.21% 2
Mid Wales +13 6 £36,000 -
North Wales -7 5 £32,500 -7.14% 8
CSS
UK

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Wales region with a requirement for CSS.

1 180 (97.30%) HTML
2 171 (92.43%) JavaScript
3 84 (45.41%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (38.92%) .NET
5 71 (38.38%) jQuery
6 70 (37.84%) HTML5
7 66 (35.68%) C#
8 65 (35.14%) AngularJS
9 62 (33.51%) Git (software)
10 56 (30.27%) Web Development
10 56 (30.27%) PHP
11 53 (28.65%) CSS3
12 52 (28.11%) Front End Development
13 49 (26.49%) ASP.NET
13 49 (26.49%) XML
14 48 (25.95%) SQL
15 44 (23.78%) React
15 44 (23.78%) Sass
16 43 (23.24%) SQL Server
17 39 (21.08%) JSON
18 38 (20.54%) MVC
19 36 (19.46%) TDD
20 35 (18.92%) Mentoring
21 34 (18.38%) Scrum
21 34 (18.38%) Linux
22 33 (17.84%) MySQL
23 32 (17.30%) Software Engineering
24 31 (16.76%) Finance
25 30 (16.22%) Java
25 30 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 23 (12.43%) CMS
2 12 (6.49%) WordPress
3 9 (4.86%) SharePoint
4 8 (4.32%) Drupal
5 6 (3.24%) Apache
5 6 (3.24%) Confluence
6 4 (2.16%) JBoss
6 4 (2.16%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.62%) IIS
7 3 (1.62%) Liferay
7 3 (1.62%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.08%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.54%) nginx
9 1 (0.54%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (1.62%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (1.62%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.54%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.54%) InVision
Business Applications
1 5 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.16%) Magento
3 2 (1.08%) Shopify
4 1 (0.54%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 30 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (11.35%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (6.49%) npm
4 6 (3.24%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (3.24%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (3.24%) GitHub
4 6 (3.24%) Serverless
5 3 (1.62%) IaaS
5 3 (1.62%) PaaS
5 3 (1.62%) SaaS
6 2 (1.08%) Office 365
7 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.54%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.24%) HTTP
1 6 (3.24%) HTTPS
2 4 (2.16%) Internet
2 4 (2.16%) SSL
3 2 (1.08%) SMS
4 1 (0.54%) Broadband
4 1 (0.54%) Firewall
4 1 (0.54%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (23.24%) SQL Server
2 33 (17.84%) MySQL
3 13 (7.03%) NoSQL
4 8 (4.32%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.24%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.16%) Couchbase
6 4 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.62%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.62%) GIS
7 3 (1.62%) Hazelcast
7 3 (1.62%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.54%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.54%) Big Data
9 1 (0.54%) Cosmos DB
9 1 (0.54%) RavenDB
9 1 (0.54%) Redis
9 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 62 (33.51%) Git (software)
2 27 (14.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (7.57%) Visual Studio
3 14 (7.57%) webpack
4 12 (6.49%) gulp
4 12 (6.49%) JIRA
5 11 (5.95%) Jenkins
6 10 (5.41%) Subversion
7 9 (4.86%) Jasmine
8 8 (4.32%) Selenium
9 6 (3.24%) Cucumber
9 6 (3.24%) JUnit
9 6 (3.24%) Maven
9 6 (3.24%) Mockito
10 4 (2.16%) TeamCity
11 3 (1.62%) Babel
11 3 (1.62%) SpecFlow
12 2 (1.08%) Redmine
12 2 (1.08%) Visual Studio Team System
13 1 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 31 (16.76%) Finance
2 21 (11.35%) Marketing
3 10 (5.41%) Games
4 6 (3.24%) Advertising
4 6 (3.24%) Banking
5 5 (2.70%) Law
6 4 (2.16%) Back Office
7 3 (1.62%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.62%) Publishing
7 3 (1.62%) Retail
8 2 (1.08%) Interactive Media
8 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.54%) Automotive
9 1 (0.54%) Retail Finance
9 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 156 (84.32%) Developer
2 42 (22.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 32 (17.30%) Web Developer
4 25 (13.51%) .NET Developer
5 22 (11.89%) Senior Developer
6 21 (11.35%) C# Developer
7 19 (10.27%) JavaScript Developer
7 19 (10.27%) Software Engineer
8 18 (9.73%) PHP Developer
9 16 (8.65%) Full Stack Developer
9 16 (8.65%) Senior Software Engineer
9 16 (8.65%) Software Developer
10 15 (8.11%) C# .NET Developer
11 14 (7.57%) HTML CSS Developer
11 14 (7.57%) HTML Developer
12 12 (6.49%) Java Developer
13 8 (4.32%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 7 (3.78%) Lead Developer
14 7 (3.78%) SQL Developer
14 7 (3.78%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (97.30%) HTML
2 72 (38.92%) .NET
3 71 (38.38%) jQuery
4 70 (37.84%) HTML5
5 65 (35.14%) AngularJS
6 53 (28.65%) CSS3
7 49 (26.49%) ASP.NET
7 49 (26.49%) XML
8 44 (23.78%) React
8 44 (23.78%) Sass
9 39 (21.08%) JSON
10 27 (14.59%) Vue.js
11 23 (12.43%) Node.js
11 23 (12.43%) RESTful
12 22 (11.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 21 (11.35%) Web Services
14 18 (9.73%) REST
15 17 (9.19%) SOAP
16 16 (8.65%) Ajax
17 15 (8.11%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.14%) User Experience
2 24 (12.97%) Fintech
3 20 (10.81%) Self-Motivation
4 17 (9.19%) Digital Media
5 9 (4.86%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.78%) Animation
6 7 (3.78%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.24%) Mobile App
7 6 (3.24%) Virtual Team
8 4 (2.16%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.62%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.62%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.08%) Graphic Design
10 2 (1.08%) Wiki
11 1 (0.54%) CMDB
11 1 (0.54%) Social Media
11 1 (0.54%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 34 (18.38%) Linux
2 15 (8.11%) Unix
3 9 (4.86%) Android
4 7 (3.78%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.24%) Mac OS
6 3 (1.62%) Windows
7 1 (0.54%) CentOS
7 1 (0.54%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (45.41%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (30.27%) Web Development
3 52 (28.11%) Front End Development
4 38 (20.54%) MVC
5 36 (19.46%) TDD
6 35 (18.92%) Mentoring
7 34 (18.38%) Scrum
8 32 (17.30%) Software Engineering
9 26 (14.05%) Test Automation
10 25 (13.51%) OO
11 24 (12.97%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (11.35%) Technical Leadership
13 17 (9.19%) Problem-Solving
14 16 (8.65%) Affiliate Marketing
14 16 (8.65%) E-Commerce
14 16 (8.65%) Functional Programming
15 14 (7.57%) Computer Science
16 13 (7.03%) Responsive Web Design
16 13 (7.03%) SDLC
17 12 (6.49%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 171 (92.43%) JavaScript
2 66 (35.68%) C#
3 56 (30.27%) PHP
4 48 (25.95%) SQL
5 30 (16.22%) Java
6 23 (12.43%) TypeScript
7 20 (10.81%) ES6
8 16 (8.65%) Python
9 10 (5.41%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.70%) PowerShell
10 5 (2.70%) VB.NET
11 4 (2.16%) Go
12 3 (1.62%) Clojure
12 3 (1.62%) Groovy
12 3 (1.62%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.62%) Scala
13 2 (1.08%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.08%) Perl
13 2 (1.08%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (9.19%) Degree
2 10 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.54%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (0.54%) CITP
3 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.54%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.54%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.32%) QA
2 3 (1.62%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (3.78%) Docker
2 1 (0.54%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (3.24%) Kubernetes
1 6 (3.24%) Puppet
1 6 (3.24%) Terraform
2 1 (0.54%) Kibana
2 1 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (14.05%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.95%) Oracle
3 6 (3.24%) SAP
4 5 (2.70%) Sitecore
4 5 (2.70%) Twitter
5 4 (2.16%) Zend
6 3 (1.62%) ESRI
6 3 (1.62%) Google
7 2 (1.08%) Adobe
7 2 (1.08%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.54%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 1 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.54%) Sybase