Period
to 29 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 29 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
29 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 16 17 15
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 -5
Permanent jobs citing CSS 305 689 942
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 11.33% 9.43% 10.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.99% 31.58% 34.94%
Number of salaries quoted 298 683 917
Median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +8.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £60,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,017 2,182 2,696
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 37.78% 29.86% 31.06%
Number of salaries quoted 825 1,885 2,279
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +10.13%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing CSS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for CSS in the West Midlands

CSS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for CSS in the West Midlands

CSS
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing CSS in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 29 October 2020.

Salary histogram for CSS in the West Midlands

CSS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 29 October 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
Birmingham +13 142 £48,500 +14.12% 52
Coventry +19 51 £42,500 -11.46% 11
Warwickshire -5 38 £42,500 -5.56% 15
Worcestershire -3 19 £42,500 +13.33% 13
Staffordshire -15 15 £35,000 - 12
Solihull -16 11 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Shropshire -3 9 £35,000 +7.69% 11
Wolverhampton +4 3 - - 1
Dudley - 2 £40,000 - 4
Halesowen +2 1 £43,500 -3.33%
Walsall -1 1 £42,500 -5.56% 1
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 29 October 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for CSS.

1 285 (93.44%) HTML
2 266 (87.21%) JavaScript
3 137 (44.92%) .NET
4 132 (43.28%) Agile Software Development
5 108 (35.41%) C#
6 101 (33.11%) AngularJS
7 94 (30.82%) SQL
8 92 (30.16%) MVC
9 88 (28.85%) jQuery
10 81 (26.56%) HTML5
11 78 (25.57%) Git (software)
12 76 (24.92%) React
13 75 (24.59%) SQL Server
14 72 (23.61%) Web Development
15 70 (22.95%) User Experience
16 67 (21.97%) Sass
17 64 (20.98%) Front End Development
18 60 (19.67%) PHP
18 60 (19.67%) ASP.NET
19 57 (18.69%) Azure
19 57 (18.69%) REST
20 56 (18.36%) CSS3
21 52 (17.05%) Vue.js
22 49 (16.07%) DevOps
22 49 (16.07%) .NET Framework
22 49 (16.07%) TDD
23 47 (15.41%) Node.js
24 46 (15.08%) ASP.NET Web API
24 46 (15.08%) MySQL
25 45 (14.75%) TypeScript

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 14 (4.59%) IIS
2 10 (3.28%) CMS
3 7 (2.30%) WordPress
4 4 (1.31%) Drupal
4 4 (1.31%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.98%) Confluence
5 3 (0.98%) EPiServer
5 3 (0.98%) nginx
6 2 (0.66%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.33%) Apache
7 1 (0.33%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (3.93%) InVision
2 11 (3.61%) Sketch
3 10 (3.28%) Figma
4 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.98%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.33%) Adobe XD
5 1 (0.33%) UXPin
5 1 (0.33%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 17 (5.57%) Magento
2 12 (3.93%) Shopify
3 5 (1.64%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 4 (1.31%) OpenCart
4 4 (1.31%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.33%) Social Studio
6 1 (0.33%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 57 (18.69%) Azure
2 25 (8.20%) AWS
3 20 (6.56%) npm
4 11 (3.61%) Power Platform
5 7 (2.30%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (2.30%) SaaS
6 6 (1.97%) Force.com
7 3 (0.98%) GitHub
7 3 (0.98%) Office 365
7 3 (0.98%) Power Automate
7 3 (0.98%) Yarn
8 2 (0.66%) GCP
8 2 (0.66%) PaaS
8 2 (0.66%) PowerApps
8 2 (0.66%) Serverless
9 1 (0.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.33%) Boomi
9 1 (0.33%) Heroku
9 1 (0.33%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.66%) DNS
1 2 (0.66%) HTTP
2 1 (0.33%) Broadband
2 1 (0.33%) FTP
2 1 (0.33%) SMTP
2 1 (0.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (24.59%) SQL Server
2 46 (15.08%) MySQL
3 10 (3.28%) Cosmos DB
3 10 (3.28%) Redis
3 10 (3.28%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.95%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (2.62%) Azure SQL Database
5 8 (2.62%) MongoDB
5 8 (2.62%) NoSQL
5 8 (2.62%) Power BI
5 8 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.30%) Amazon RDS
6 7 (2.30%) Big Data
6 7 (2.30%) Data Lake
6 7 (2.30%) Snowflake Schema
6 7 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (1.97%) GIS
7 6 (1.97%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 78 (25.57%) Git (software)
2 17 (5.57%) Visual Studio
3 15 (4.92%) gulp
3 15 (4.92%) JIRA
4 11 (3.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 10 (3.28%) Grunt
5 10 (3.28%) NUnit
5 10 (3.28%) Visual Studio Code
5 10 (3.28%) webpack
6 9 (2.95%) Selenium
7 8 (2.62%) jspm
8 7 (2.30%) Jenkins
8 7 (2.30%) Moq
8 7 (2.30%) MSTest
8 7 (2.30%) TeamCity
9 6 (1.97%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (1.64%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (1.64%) SpecFlow
11 4 (1.31%) Bitbucket
12 3 (0.98%) Gradle
General
1 29 (9.51%) Finance
2 18 (5.90%) Public Sector
3 16 (5.25%) Marketing
4 6 (1.97%) Retail
5 5 (1.64%) Games
6 4 (1.31%) Digital Economy
6 4 (1.31%) Law
6 4 (1.31%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.98%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.66%) Automotive
8 2 (0.66%) Billing
8 2 (0.66%) Legal
8 2 (0.66%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 236 (77.38%) Developer
2 53 (17.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 45 (14.75%) Software Developer
4 43 (14.10%) Full Stack Developer
5 40 (13.11%) C# Developer
6 39 (12.79%) .NET Developer
7 38 (12.46%) Senior Developer
8 36 (11.80%) PHP Developer
9 35 (11.48%) Web Developer
10 29 (9.51%) C# Software Developer
11 24 (7.87%) Angular Developer
12 18 (5.90%) C# .NET Developer
13 16 (5.25%) .NET Software Developer
14 14 (4.59%) Lead Developer
14 14 (4.59%) Senior Full Stack Developer
15 13 (4.26%) Software Engineer
16 12 (3.93%) Designer
17 11 (3.61%) UX Designer
18 10 (3.28%) Junior
19 9 (2.95%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 285 (93.44%) HTML
2 137 (44.92%) .NET
3 101 (33.11%) AngularJS
4 88 (28.85%) jQuery
5 81 (26.56%) HTML5
6 76 (24.92%) React
7 67 (21.97%) Sass
8 60 (19.67%) ASP.NET
9 57 (18.69%) REST
10 56 (18.36%) CSS3
11 52 (17.05%) Vue.js
12 49 (16.07%) .NET Framework
13 47 (15.41%) Node.js
14 46 (15.08%) ASP.NET Web API
15 43 (14.10%) ASP.NET MVC
16 39 (12.79%) .NET Core
17 37 (12.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 32 (10.49%) Entity Framework
19 29 (9.51%) JSON
20 26 (8.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 70 (22.95%) User Experience
2 17 (5.57%) Self-Motivation
3 16 (5.25%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.61%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.31%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.66%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.66%) Graphic Design
6 2 (0.66%) PlayStation
6 2 (0.66%) VLE
7 1 (0.33%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.33%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.33%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.33%) FMCG
7 1 (0.33%) Smart Home
7 1 (0.33%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 27 (8.85%) Linux
2 18 (5.90%) Windows
3 5 (1.64%) Android
3 5 (1.64%) Apple iOS
3 5 (1.64%) Unix
4 3 (0.98%) Solaris
5 2 (0.66%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.33%) AIX
6 1 (0.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (43.28%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (30.16%) MVC
3 72 (23.61%) Web Development
4 64 (20.98%) Front End Development
5 49 (16.07%) DevOps
5 49 (16.07%) TDD
6 36 (11.80%) Scrum
7 32 (10.49%) E-Commerce
8 28 (9.18%) Software Engineering
9 26 (8.52%) Unit Testing
10 25 (8.20%) Fintech
10 25 (8.20%) Project Management
10 25 (8.20%) SOLID
11 23 (7.54%) Collaborative Working
12 22 (7.21%) SDLC
13 21 (6.89%) Mentoring
13 21 (6.89%) Web Design
14 19 (6.23%) OO
15 18 (5.90%) Test Automation
16 15 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 266 (87.21%) JavaScript
2 108 (35.41%) C#
3 94 (30.82%) SQL
4 60 (19.67%) PHP
5 45 (14.75%) TypeScript
6 41 (13.44%) ES6
7 19 (6.23%) T-SQL
8 18 (5.90%) Python
9 15 (4.92%) PowerShell
10 14 (4.59%) Java
11 7 (2.30%) C++
11 7 (2.30%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 4 (1.31%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.98%) Java 8
13 3 (0.98%) Ruby
14 2 (0.66%) C
14 2 (0.66%) Go
14 2 (0.66%) PHP 7
14 2 (0.66%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.66%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (9.51%) Degree
2 18 (5.90%) SC Cleared
2 18 (5.90%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.33%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.93%) QA
2 7 (2.30%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.31%) GDPR
4 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (5.25%) Docker
2 4 (1.31%) Squid
3 1 (0.33%) Varnish
3 1 (0.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (2.95%) Terraform
2 8 (2.62%) Kubernetes
2 8 (2.62%) MIIS
2 8 (2.62%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.33%) Ansible
3 1 (0.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 43 (14.10%) Microsoft
2 8 (2.62%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (2.30%) ServiceNow
4 6 (1.97%) HubSpot
4 6 (1.97%) Xamarin
5 5 (1.64%) Oracle
6 3 (0.98%) Adobe
6 3 (0.98%) Google
7 2 (0.66%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.66%) Intel
7 2 (0.66%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.66%) Telerik
8 1 (0.33%) Apple
8 1 (0.33%) Broadcom
8 1 (0.33%) IBM
8 1 (0.33%) Nimsoft
8 1 (0.33%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 1 (0.33%) Sybase
8 1 (0.33%) Zend
8 1 (0.33%) Zoho