The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 13 18 28
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs citing CSS 43 55 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 13.92% 14.21% 6.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.57% 33.54% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 37 49 20
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
CSS
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
106 164 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 34.30% 42.38% 30.24%
Number of salaries quoted 90 139 85
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CSS across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

CSS
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

CSS Salary Trend in Bedford

CSS
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CSS across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

CSS Salary Histogram in Bedford

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing CSS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CSS.

1 67 (100.00%) HTML
2 61 (91.04%) .NET
2 61 (91.04%) ASP.NET
3 59 (88.06%) JavaScript
4 54 (80.60%) MVC
5 53 (79.10%) C#
6 52 (77.61%) jQuery
6 52 (77.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 41 (61.19%) SQL Server
8 37 (55.22%) Agile Software Development
9 35 (52.24%) Scrum
10 33 (49.25%) Microsoft
11 32 (47.76%) MS Excel
12 30 (44.78%) SQL Server 2008
13 27 (40.30%) Ajax
14 23 (34.33%) Visual Studio
15 22 (32.84%) .NET Framework
15 22 (32.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 22 (32.84%) LINQ
16 20 (29.85%) Team Foundation Server
17 17 (25.37%) SQL Server 2000
17 17 (25.37%) Performance Management
17 17 (25.37%) Mentoring
17 17 (25.37%) Coaching
18 16 (23.88%) AngularJS
18 16 (23.88%) Silverlight
19 14 (20.90%) SQL
20 13 (19.40%) SQL Server 2012
21 9 (13.43%) HTML5
21 9 (13.43%) Backbone.js

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing CSS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.96%) CMS
2 1 (1.49%) WordPress
2 1 (1.49%) Node.js
Applications
1 32 (47.76%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (61.19%) SQL Server
2 30 (44.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (25.37%) SQL Server 2000
4 13 (19.40%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (8.96%) MySQL
5 6 (8.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (8.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (34.33%) Visual Studio
2 20 (29.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.97%) NUnit
4 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.49%) JIRA
5 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.49%) Bugzilla
General
1 3 (4.48%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 39 (58.21%) Developer
2 20 (29.85%) .NET Developer
3 17 (25.37%) Development Manager
4 14 (20.90%) C# Developer
4 14 (20.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (16.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (16.42%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (14.93%) Architect
6 10 (14.93%) Lead Architect
7 9 (13.43%) Senior Development Manager
7 9 (13.43%) Senior Manager
8 8 (11.94%) Web Developer
8 8 (11.94%) Front-End Developer
9 6 (8.96%) Lead Technical Architect
9 6 (8.96%) Technical Architect
9 6 (8.96%) .NET Web Developer
10 5 (7.46%) .NET Architect
10 5 (7.46%) .NET Technical Architect
10 5 (7.46%) UI Developer
10 5 (7.46%) .NET Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (100.00%) HTML
2 61 (91.04%) .NET
2 61 (91.04%) ASP.NET
3 52 (77.61%) jQuery
3 52 (77.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 27 (40.30%) Ajax
5 22 (32.84%) .NET Framework
5 22 (32.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 22 (32.84%) LINQ
6 16 (23.88%) AngularJS
6 16 (23.88%) Silverlight
7 9 (13.43%) Web Services
7 9 (13.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 9 (13.43%) HTML5
7 9 (13.43%) Backbone.js
8 8 (11.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (11.94%) CSS3
9 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 6 (8.96%) Razor View Engine
9 6 (8.96%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) User Experience
2 4 (5.97%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.99%) W3C
3 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.99%) UNIX
1 2 (2.99%) Windows
1 2 (2.99%) AIX
1 2 (2.99%) Linux
1 2 (2.99%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (80.60%) MVC
2 37 (55.22%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (52.24%) Scrum
4 17 (25.37%) Mentoring
4 17 (25.37%) Coaching
4 17 (25.37%) Performance Management
5 9 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (11.94%) Matrix Management
7 5 (7.46%) TDD
7 5 (7.46%) Software Engineering
7 5 (7.46%) OOD
7 5 (7.46%) Product Management
8 4 (5.97%) Web Development
9 3 (4.48%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (4.48%) UML
9 3 (4.48%) OO
10 1 (1.49%) SEO
10 1 (1.49%) OOP
10 1 (1.49%) Configuration Management
10 1 (1.49%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 59 (88.06%) JavaScript
2 53 (79.10%) C#
3 14 (20.90%) SQL
4 7 (10.45%) PHP
5 6 (8.96%) T-SQL
5 6 (8.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) VCP4
2 1 (1.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
Vendors
1 33 (49.25%) Microsoft
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