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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
England / West Midlands
Rank 9 12 13
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1  
Permanent jobs citing CSS 793 758 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 17.07% 12.47% 13.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 46.24% 36.18% 36.15%
Number of salaries quoted 732 696 638
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  

CSS is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1715 2095 1917
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 36.91% 34.47% 38.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1527 1834 1715
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing CSS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +9 266 £35,000 -12.50% 40
Worcestershire +2 118 £35,000 +12.90% 16
Warwickshire +3 110 £32,500 -13.33% 19
Coventry 0 92 £42,000 +5.00% 16
Staffordshire +5 81 £40,000 +14.28% 9
Solihull +1 54 £36,000 -10.00% 13
Shropshire +8 39 £35,750 +2.14% 6
Herefordshire -1 25 £40,000 -46.66%
Wolverhampton +10 10 £27,250 -6.83% 5
Sutton Coldfield +3 7 £36,500 +21.66% 3
Halesowen - 5 £23,000 - 5
Walsall +11 2 £49,900 +35.78% 1
Dudley +7 1 £41,500 +27.69% 1
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for CSS.

1 1534 (96.48%) HTML
2 1335 (83.96%) JavaScript
3 775 (48.74%) .NET
4 746 (46.92%) C#
5 671 (42.20%) MVC
6 655 (41.19%) HTML5
7 630 (39.62%) jQuery
8 593 (37.30%) Web Development
9 579 (36.42%) ASP.NET
10 527 (33.14%) Agile Software Development
11 489 (30.75%) PHP
12 485 (30.50%) SQL
13 471 (29.62%) AngularJS
14 413 (25.97%) SQL Server
15 368 (23.14%) MySQL
16 367 (23.08%) CSS3
17 294 (18.49%) ASP.NET MVC
18 257 (16.16%) Git (software)
19 256 (16.10%) Microsoft
20 247 (15.53%) Front End Development
21 246 (15.47%) OO
22 220 (13.84%) E-Commerce
23 199 (12.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 191 (12.01%) TDD
24 191 (12.01%) OOP
25 179 (11.26%) Java
26 175 (11.01%) Marketing
27 173 (10.88%) Ajax
28 172 (10.82%) Sass
29 171 (10.75%) .NET Framework

CSS
Top Related 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
1 101 (6.35%) CMS
2 96 (6.04%) WordPress
3 52 (3.27%) Apache
4 45 (2.83%) Elasticsearch
4 45 (2.83%) nginx
5 42 (2.64%) IIS
6 38 (2.39%) Umbraco
7 24 (1.51%) SharePoint
8 16 (1.01%) EPiServer
9 15 (0.94%) Drupal
10 13 (0.82%) Tomcat
11 11 (0.69%) JBoss
12 8 (0.50%) ColdFusion
12 8 (0.50%) lighttpd
12 8 (0.50%) MS Exchange
13 7 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
14 5 (0.31%) Orchard CMS
14 5 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
15 4 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
16 3 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 97 (6.10%) Photoshop
2 84 (5.28%) MS Excel
3 46 (2.89%) Adobe Illustrator
4 14 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 9 (0.57%) Fireworks
6 4 (0.25%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.19%) MS Office
7 3 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.13%) InDesign
8 2 (0.13%) InVision
8 2 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.063%) Blender
Business Applications
1 42 (2.64%) Magento
2 14 (0.88%) Shopify
3 12 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.57%) NetSuite
5 7 (0.44%) OpenText MBPM
5 7 (0.44%) OpenText Process Suite
6 6 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
8 2 (0.13%) OpenCart
8 2 (0.13%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 109 (6.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 85 (5.35%) Amazon AWS
3 58 (3.65%) GitHub
4 53 (3.33%) SaaS
5 38 (2.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 23 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
6 23 (1.45%) Amazon S3
6 23 (1.45%) Google Analytics
7 22 (1.38%) Google Cloud Platform
8 15 (0.94%) Google Compute Engine
8 15 (0.94%) Heroku
9 9 (0.57%) AdWords
10 4 (0.25%) Google App Engine
10 4 (0.25%) Google Play
10 4 (0.25%) Office 365
10 4 (0.25%) PaaS
11 3 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 2 (0.13%) Firebase
12 2 (0.13%) MailChimp
13 1 (0.063%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 42 (2.64%) Internet
2 35 (2.20%) HTTP
3 22 (1.38%) ATM
4 19 (1.19%) Intranet
5 7 (0.44%) LDAP
6 5 (0.31%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.25%) DNS
7 4 (0.25%) SSL
7 4 (0.25%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.19%) SNMP
9 2 (0.13%) DHCP
9 2 (0.13%) Firewall
9 2 (0.13%) Skype
10 1 (0.063%) Broadband
10 1 (0.063%) Cisco Wireless
10 1 (0.063%) IMAP
10 1 (0.063%) NFC
10 1 (0.063%) SMTP
10 1 (0.063%) VPN
10 1 (0.063%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 413 (25.97%) SQL Server
2 368 (23.14%) MySQL
3 94 (5.91%) NoSQL
4 79 (4.97%) MongoDB
5 67 (4.21%) Relational Database
6 32 (2.01%) Redis
7 31 (1.95%) SQL Server 2014
8 30 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
9 28 (1.76%) PostgreSQL
10 23 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
11 20 (1.26%) RDBMS
11 20 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 19 (1.19%) Big Data
12 19 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 18 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
14 16 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 13 (0.82%) Riak
16 9 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
16 9 (0.57%) GIS
17 8 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 257 (16.16%) Git (software)
2 140 (8.81%) Visual Studio
3 114 (7.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 98 (6.16%) Subversion
5 82 (5.16%) gulp
6 45 (2.83%) Jenkins
7 43 (2.70%) Grunt
8 41 (2.58%) webpack
9 34 (2.14%) Selenium
10 31 (1.95%) PHPUnit
11 27 (1.70%) GitLab
12 26 (1.64%) TeamCity
13 22 (1.38%) Mercurial
13 22 (1.38%) PhantomJS
14 21 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
15 20 (1.26%) JUnit
16 19 (1.19%) Mocha
17 14 (0.88%) JSUnit
17 14 (0.88%) Maven
18 13 (0.82%) Jasmine
General
1 175 (11.01%) Marketing
2 116 (7.30%) Finance
3 70 (4.40%) Retail
4 57 (3.58%) Games
5 43 (2.70%) Advertising
5 43 (2.70%) Banking
6 33 (2.08%) Automotive
7 27 (1.70%) Telecoms
8 23 (1.45%) Electronics
9 21 (1.32%) Publishing
10 16 (1.01%) Manufacturing
11 14 (0.88%) Back Office
12 11 (0.69%) Music Industry
13 6 (0.38%) Multimedia
14 5 (0.31%) Billing
15 3 (0.19%) Legal
16 1 (0.063%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.063%) Law
Job Titles
1 1402 (88.18%) Developer
2 439 (27.61%) .NET Developer
3 319 (20.06%) C# Developer
4 312 (19.62%) PHP Developer
5 291 (18.30%) Web Developer
6 247 (15.53%) Senior Developer
7 245 (15.41%) JavaScript Developer
8 233 (14.65%) HTML Developer
9 222 (13.96%) C# .NET Developer
10 214 (13.46%) HTML CSS Developer
11 206 (12.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 147 (9.25%) Software Developer
13 134 (8.43%) ASP.NET Developer
14 121 (7.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 120 (7.55%) Junior
16 107 (6.73%) MySQL Developer
16 107 (6.73%) PHP MySQL Developer
17 100 (6.29%) Junior Developer
18 98 (6.16%) Senior .NET Developer
19 84 (5.28%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1534 (96.48%) HTML
2 775 (48.74%) .NET
3 655 (41.19%) HTML5
4 630 (39.62%) jQuery
5 579 (36.42%) ASP.NET
6 471 (29.62%) AngularJS
7 367 (23.08%) CSS3
8 294 (18.49%) ASP.NET MVC
9 199 (12.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 173 (10.88%) Ajax
11 172 (10.82%) Sass
12 171 (10.75%) .NET Framework
12 171 (10.75%) Web Services
13 165 (10.38%) XML
14 143 (8.99%) React
15 134 (8.43%) KnockoutJS
16 116 (7.30%) Entity Framework
17 115 (7.23%) LAMP
18 110 (6.92%) REST
19 108 (6.79%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 161 (10.13%) User Experience
2 113 (7.11%) Mobile App
3 77 (4.84%) Computer Science
4 34 (2.14%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (2.08%) Social Media
6 22 (1.38%) N-Tier
7 21 (1.32%) Fintech
7 21 (1.32%) Linux Command Line
7 21 (1.32%) Online Games
8 18 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (0.94%) iPad
10 13 (0.82%) Algorithms
11 12 (0.75%) e-Learning
11 12 (0.75%) Mobile Games
11 12 (0.75%) W3C
12 10 (0.63%) Client/Server
13 8 (0.50%) Graphic Design
14 7 (0.44%) Animation
14 7 (0.44%) Digital Media
14 7 (0.44%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 153 (9.62%) Linux
2 108 (6.79%) Android
3 93 (5.85%) Apple iOS
4 62 (3.90%) Windows
5 16 (1.01%) Windows Server
6 15 (0.94%) Ubuntu
7 14 (0.88%) Unix
8 8 (0.50%) Debian
8 8 (0.50%) Mac OS
9 5 (0.31%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.13%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.063%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.063%) Solaris
11 1 (0.063%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.063%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 671 (42.20%) MVC
2 593 (37.30%) Web Development
3 527 (33.14%) Agile Software Development
4 247 (15.53%) Front End Development
5 246 (15.47%) OO
6 220 (13.84%) E-Commerce
7 191 (12.01%) OOP
7 191 (12.01%) TDD
8 170 (10.69%) Scrum
9 130 (8.18%) Software Engineering
10 111 (6.98%) Responsive Web Design
11 110 (6.92%) Mentoring
11 110 (6.92%) SDLC
12 95 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
13 93 (5.85%) SOLID
14 80 (5.03%) Web Design
15 75 (4.72%) SOA
16 71 (4.47%) Business Intelligence
17 70 (4.40%) Mobile Development
18 67 (4.21%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1335 (83.96%) JavaScript
2 746 (46.92%) C#
3 489 (30.75%) PHP
4 485 (30.50%) SQL
5 179 (11.26%) Java
6 143 (8.99%) VB.NET
7 111 (6.98%) T-SQL
8 40 (2.52%) TypeScript
9 38 (2.39%) Ruby
10 36 (2.26%) C
11 31 (1.95%) PHP 7
12 28 (1.76%) Objective-C
12 28 (1.76%) VB
12 28 (1.76%) XPath
13 27 (1.70%) Python
14 15 (0.94%) C++
15 13 (0.82%) PowerShell
16 12 (0.75%) ES6
17 9 (0.57%) R
17 9 (0.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 161 (10.13%) Degree
2 41 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (0.88%) MCSD
4 7 (0.44%) SC Cleared
4 7 (0.44%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.31%) Postgraduate
6 4 (0.25%) HND
6 4 (0.25%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.19%) ISEB
7 3 (0.19%) MCPD
8 2 (0.13%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.13%) MCAD
8 2 (0.13%) MCTS
9 1 (0.063%) CCNA
9 1 (0.063%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (2.96%) QA
2 5 (0.31%) WAI
3 4 (0.25%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.063%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 45 (2.83%) Docker
2 7 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.063%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.063%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 24 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (0.69%) Ansible
3 3 (0.19%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.13%) cPanel
4 2 (0.13%) Puppet
4 2 (0.13%) Rancher
4 2 (0.13%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (0.13%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.063%) CloudForms
5 1 (0.063%) Graphite
5 1 (0.063%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 256 (16.10%) Microsoft
2 72 (4.53%) Google
3 49 (3.08%) Adobe
4 44 (2.77%) Zend
5 31 (1.95%) Oracle
6 30 (1.89%) Xamarin
7 14 (0.88%) Sitecore
7 14 (0.88%) Twitter
8 13 (0.82%) IBM
9 10 (0.63%) Pega
10 9 (0.57%) Red Hat
10 9 (0.57%) VMware
11 8 (0.50%) Progress
11 8 (0.50%) ServiceNow
11 8 (0.50%) Veeam
12 7 (0.44%) Facebook
12 7 (0.44%) OpenText
13 4 (0.25%) Apple
13 4 (0.25%) TOWER Software
14 3 (0.19%) Sage
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £44900 - £54900 per annum + Pension, Holidays
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Home working + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 65k per year
Posted: 1 hour ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Pixel Hires
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + comprehensive benefits!
Posted: 4 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Crunchposter
Salary: Market related
Posted: 5 hours ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rugby, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Flexible Working
Posted: 22 hours ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + additional benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 45k per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £23k - 30k per year + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent salary + cracking benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago