Period
to 13 November 2019

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 13 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 14 15 12
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3 0
Permanent jobs citing CSS 723 912 1,537
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 9.77% 10.74% 15.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.83% 34.62% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 666 804 1,414
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,325 £23,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 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 2,202 2,634 3,935
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 29.75% 31.02% 38.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,915 2,211 3,399
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +10.26% +4.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £63,550 £67,500 £58,750
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 West Midlands

Job postings citing CSS as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for CSS in the West Midlands

CSS
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 13 November 2019.

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 13 November 2019. 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 -1 219 £42,500 - 64
Warwickshire -4 95 £45,000 +12.50% 25
Worcestershire 0 83 £37,500 +2.74% 27
Staffordshire -1 76 £35,000 -6.67% 37
Coventry -6 75 £50,000 +11.11% 16
Solihull +9 59 £45,000 +14.65% 17
Walsall -1 27 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Sutton Coldfield +1 25 £40,000 +3.23% 2
Shropshire +7 23 £32,500 - 18
Herefordshire -11 10 £35,000 -50.00% 6
Halesowen +1 9 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Wolverhampton +11 2 £40,000 +3.90% 4
Stourbridge - 1 £55,000 - 1
Kingswinford - 1 £45,000 -
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 2019, 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.

1 641 (88.66%) HTML
2 598 (82.71%) JavaScript
3 349 (48.27%) C#
4 336 (46.47%) .NET
5 284 (39.28%) Agile Software Development
6 264 (36.51%) MVC
7 255 (35.27%) ASP.NET
8 254 (35.13%) Web Development
9 227 (31.40%) jQuery
10 216 (29.88%) AngularJS
11 193 (26.69%) HTML5
12 169 (23.37%) PHP
13 155 (21.44%) React
14 152 (21.02%) SQL Server
15 146 (20.19%) MySQL
16 145 (20.06%) SQL
17 142 (19.64%) Azure
18 138 (19.09%) Front End Development
19 137 (18.95%) CSS3
20 127 (17.57%) User Experience
21 114 (15.77%) Software Engineering
22 113 (15.63%) Microsoft
22 113 (15.63%) Git (software)
23 111 (15.35%) ASP.NET Web API
24 109 (15.08%) .NET Framework
25 108 (14.94%) Sass
26 98 (13.55%) Laravel
27 92 (12.72%) OO
28 89 (12.31%) Node.js
29 85 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC

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 32 (4.43%) CMS
2 31 (4.29%) SharePoint
3 29 (4.01%) WordPress
4 14 (1.94%) SharePoint Server
5 13 (1.80%) Confluence
6 12 (1.66%) Umbraco
7 11 (1.52%) IIS
8 10 (1.38%) Drupal
9 7 (0.97%) JBoss
10 4 (0.55%) Apache
11 3 (0.41%) GlassFish
11 3 (0.41%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.28%) Liferay
12 2 (0.28%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.14%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.14%) ArcGIS
13 1 (0.14%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.14%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.14%) EPiServer
Applications
1 27 (3.73%) Photoshop
2 13 (1.80%) Sketch
3 11 (1.52%) InVision
4 9 (1.24%) Adobe XD
5 8 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.69%) Figma
6 5 (0.69%) Zeplin
7 4 (0.55%) Fireworks
7 4 (0.55%) Moqups
8 3 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
8 3 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
9 2 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.28%) Marvel
9 2 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.24%) Magento
2 7 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.69%) OpenCart
4 3 (0.41%) Shopify
4 3 (0.41%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.28%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 142 (19.64%) Azure
2 71 (9.82%) AWS
3 32 (4.43%) SaaS
4 20 (2.77%) Office 365
5 15 (2.07%) npm
6 14 (1.94%) GitHub
7 7 (0.97%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 7 (0.97%) GCP
7 7 (0.97%) PaaS
7 7 (0.97%) Power Platform
8 6 (0.83%) Google Analytics
8 6 (0.83%) Heroku
9 4 (0.55%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.55%) CloudFront
10 3 (0.41%) Slack
11 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.28%) IBM Cloud
12 1 (0.14%) IaaS
12 1 (0.14%) Serverless
12 1 (0.14%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 35 (4.84%) Internet
2 11 (1.52%) HTTP
3 8 (1.11%) Intranet
4 5 (0.69%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.55%) Extranet
6 2 (0.28%) FTP
7 1 (0.14%) DSL
7 1 (0.14%) Firewall
7 1 (0.14%) LAN
7 1 (0.14%) Network Security
7 1 (0.14%) Skype
7 1 (0.14%) SSH
7 1 (0.14%) SSL
7 1 (0.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (21.02%) SQL Server
2 146 (20.19%) MySQL
3 28 (3.87%) Relational Database
4 19 (2.63%) MongoDB
5 17 (2.35%) NoSQL
6 11 (1.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 11 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (1.38%) RavenDB
8 9 (1.24%) Couchbase
8 9 (1.24%) Redis
9 7 (0.97%) MariaDB
9 7 (0.97%) Power BI
10 6 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (0.83%) SQLite
11 5 (0.69%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.69%) SQL Server 2016
12 3 (0.41%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (0.41%) Big Data
13 2 (0.28%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.14%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 113 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 48 (6.64%) Visual Studio
3 24 (3.32%) JIRA
4 21 (2.90%) webpack
5 20 (2.77%) MSTest
5 20 (2.77%) Octopus Deploy
6 18 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
7 17 (2.35%) Subversion
8 13 (1.80%) gulp
9 12 (1.66%) Visual Studio Team System
10 11 (1.52%) Jenkins
11 9 (1.24%) Grunt
11 9 (1.24%) Selenium
12 7 (0.97%) Balsamiq
12 7 (0.97%) Eclipse
13 6 (0.83%) Log4Net
13 6 (0.83%) Maven
13 6 (0.83%) Sinon.JS
14 5 (0.69%) GitLab
14 5 (0.69%) Mocha
General
1 37 (5.12%) Games
2 34 (4.70%) Finance
3 29 (4.01%) Retail
4 19 (2.63%) Marketing
5 12 (1.66%) Automotive
6 11 (1.52%) Public Sector
7 6 (0.83%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.69%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.55%) Advertising
10 3 (0.41%) Publishing
11 2 (0.28%) Digital Economy
11 2 (0.28%) Legal
11 2 (0.28%) Local Government
12 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.14%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 584 (80.77%) Developer
2 138 (19.09%) .NET Developer
3 117 (16.18%) Full Stack Developer
4 108 (14.94%) Web Developer
5 105 (14.52%) PHP Developer
6 91 (12.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 72 (9.96%) Senior Developer
8 70 (9.68%) Software Developer
9 57 (7.88%) C# Developer
10 46 (6.36%) Software Engineer
11 41 (5.67%) JavaScript Developer
12 39 (5.39%) React Developer
13 38 (5.26%) Designer
14 37 (5.12%) C# .NET Developer
15 33 (4.56%) Junior
16 31 (4.29%) Junior Developer
17 25 (3.46%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 25 (3.46%) Senior .NET Developer
17 25 (3.46%) UX Designer
18 24 (3.32%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 641 (88.66%) HTML
2 336 (46.47%) .NET
3 255 (35.27%) ASP.NET
4 227 (31.40%) jQuery
5 216 (29.88%) AngularJS
6 193 (26.69%) HTML5
7 155 (21.44%) React
8 137 (18.95%) CSS3
9 111 (15.35%) ASP.NET Web API
10 109 (15.08%) .NET Framework
11 108 (14.94%) Sass
12 98 (13.55%) Laravel
13 89 (12.31%) Node.js
14 85 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
15 83 (11.48%) REST
16 82 (11.34%) .NET Core
17 74 (10.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 59 (8.16%) Web Services
19 53 (7.33%) KnockoutJS
20 50 (6.92%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 127 (17.57%) User Experience
2 82 (11.34%) Greenfield Project
3 64 (8.85%) Self-Motivation
4 46 (6.36%) Mobile App
5 20 (2.77%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (2.21%) Management Information System
7 13 (1.80%) Graphic Design
8 10 (1.38%) Data Structures
8 10 (1.38%) iPad
9 8 (1.11%) Algorithms
9 8 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (0.97%) Enterprise Cloud
10 7 (0.97%) Virtual Team
10 7 (0.97%) Xbox
11 4 (0.55%) CCTV
11 4 (0.55%) Tandem
12 3 (0.41%) Social Media
12 3 (0.41%) Web 2.0
13 2 (0.28%) Clustering
13 2 (0.28%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 22 (3.04%) Linux
2 18 (2.49%) Windows
3 7 (0.97%) Android
4 5 (0.69%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.55%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.55%) Unix
6 3 (0.41%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 284 (39.28%) Agile Software Development
2 264 (36.51%) MVC
3 254 (35.13%) Web Development
4 138 (19.09%) Front End Development
5 114 (15.77%) Software Engineering
6 92 (12.72%) OO
7 81 (11.20%) DevOps
8 76 (10.51%) E-Commerce
9 71 (9.82%) Problem-Solving
10 67 (9.27%) Scrum
11 64 (8.85%) TDD
12 57 (7.88%) SDLC
13 56 (7.75%) OOP
14 51 (7.05%) Mentoring
15 47 (6.50%) Continuous Integration
15 47 (6.50%) Microservices
16 45 (6.22%) Wireframes
17 43 (5.95%) Unit Testing
18 38 (5.26%) Project Management
18 38 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 598 (82.71%) JavaScript
2 349 (48.27%) C#
3 169 (23.37%) PHP
4 145 (20.06%) SQL
5 52 (7.19%) ES6
6 35 (4.84%) TypeScript
7 28 (3.87%) Java
8 27 (3.73%) T-SQL
9 19 (2.63%) VB.NET
10 17 (2.35%) Python
11 11 (1.52%) ES7
11 11 (1.52%) Go
12 7 (0.97%) Ruby
12 7 (0.97%) Scala
12 7 (0.97%) XAML
13 5 (0.69%) Bash Shell
13 5 (0.69%) C
13 5 (0.69%) Elixir
13 5 (0.69%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 65 (8.99%) Degree
2 19 (2.63%) HND
3 17 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (1.80%) MCP
5 4 (0.55%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.55%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.41%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.41%) ISEB
6 3 (0.41%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.87%) QA
2 5 (0.69%) GDPR
3 2 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (6.36%) Docker
2 4 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (0.55%) Ansible
1 4 (0.55%) Kubernetes
1 4 (0.55%) logstash
2 3 (0.41%) Kibana
3 2 (0.28%) Icinga
3 2 (0.28%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 113 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 37 (5.12%) Adobe
3 29 (4.01%) Zend
4 20 (2.77%) Xamarin
5 15 (2.07%) Google
6 11 (1.52%) Apple
7 10 (1.38%) IBM
8 7 (0.97%) Oracle
9 6 (0.83%) Cypress Semiconductor
9 6 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.69%) ServiceNow
11 4 (0.55%) Splunk
11 4 (0.55%) WooCommerce
12 3 (0.41%) Software AG
12 3 (0.41%) Spotify
13 2 (0.28%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.28%) Red Hat
14 1 (0.14%) Facebook
14 1 (0.14%) JD Edwards
14 1 (0.14%) Tableau