The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 30 29 39
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs citing CSS 80 68 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 7.32% 7.28% 5.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.65% 20.00% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 79 66 58
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
CSS
East of England

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 Bedfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
429 340 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 39.25% 36.40% 34.21%
Number of salaries quoted 390 333 324
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

CSS
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

CSS Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

CSS
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CSS across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

CSS Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

CSS
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -7 27 £37,500 -12.79% 4
Luton -2 15 £46,500 +78.84% 3
Leighton Buzzard +6 3 £41,250 +11.48% 2
Dunstable - 2 £30,000 -
CSS
East of England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

1 171 (96.07%) HTML
2 128 (71.91%) JavaScript
3 102 (57.30%) .NET
4 87 (48.88%) C#
5 83 (46.63%) ASP.NET
6 80 (44.94%) jQuery
7 79 (44.38%) SQL Server
8 59 (33.15%) MVC
9 54 (30.34%) SQL
9 54 (30.34%) Agile Software Development
10 44 (24.72%) HTML5
11 41 (23.03%) Ajax
11 41 (23.03%) Visual Studio
11 41 (23.03%) Windows
11 41 (23.03%) Microsoft
12 38 (21.35%) MS Excel
13 37 (20.79%) XML
14 34 (19.10%) T-SQL
14 34 (19.10%) Scrum
15 31 (17.42%) Python
16 30 (16.85%) Web Services
17 29 (16.29%) PHP
17 29 (16.29%) TDD
18 28 (15.73%) SQL Server 2008
19 27 (15.17%) ASP.NET MVC
19 27 (15.17%) Web Development
20 26 (14.61%) AngularJS
20 26 (14.61%) CMS
21 24 (13.48%) Project Management
22 23 (12.92%) Java

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 26 (14.61%) CMS
2 21 (11.80%) Apache
3 19 (10.67%) SharePoint
4 15 (8.43%) SharePoint 2013
5 12 (6.74%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (2.81%) WordPress
6 5 (2.81%) WebLogic Portal
6 5 (2.81%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.25%) SugarCRM
7 4 (2.25%) Drupal
8 2 (1.12%) IIS
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.56%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 38 (21.35%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.87%) Adobe Illustrator
2 14 (7.87%) Photoshop
3 11 (6.18%) RoboHelp
3 11 (6.18%) Fireworks
3 11 (6.18%) FrameMaker
3 11 (6.18%) PaintShop Pro
4 5 (2.81%) MS Office
5 4 (2.25%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (1.12%) InfoPath
6 2 (1.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.12%) WebTrends
1 2 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.56%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.12%) SaaS
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.55%) HTTP
2 11 (6.18%) LAN
2 11 (6.18%) WAN
2 11 (6.18%) Wireless
3 7 (3.93%) Internet
4 6 (3.37%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (44.38%) SQL Server
2 28 (15.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (12.92%) MySQL
4 18 (10.11%) Crystal Reports
5 16 (8.99%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (7.87%) Relational Database
6 14 (7.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (6.74%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (6.18%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (4.49%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (2.25%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 41 (23.03%) Visual Studio
2 23 (12.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (7.30%) Git (software)
3 13 (7.30%) Subversion
4 12 (6.74%) NUnit
4 12 (6.74%) MSTest
5 11 (6.18%) Jenkins
6 10 (5.62%) PowerBuilder
6 10 (5.62%) TeamCity
7 5 (2.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (1.69%) Moq
8 3 (1.69%) Selenium
9 2 (1.12%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.56%) JIRA
General
1 11 (6.18%) Publishing
2 10 (5.62%) Banking
2 10 (5.62%) Finance
3 8 (4.49%) Retail
4 5 (2.81%) Marketing
5 3 (1.69%) Advertising
6 2 (1.12%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.56%) Law
7 1 (0.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 109 (61.24%) Developer
2 34 (19.10%) .NET Developer
3 31 (17.42%) Front-End Developer
4 21 (11.80%) Web Developer
5 18 (10.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (8.99%) Development Manager
7 15 (8.43%) Analyst
7 15 (8.43%) Senior Developer
8 12 (6.74%) C# Developer
8 12 (6.74%) Web Manager
8 12 (6.74%) UI Developer
8 12 (6.74%) UI Programmer
9 11 (6.18%) VB.NET Developer
9 11 (6.18%) Author
9 11 (6.18%) Technical Author
10 10 (5.62%) SharePoint Developer
10 10 (5.62%) Web Development Manager
11 9 (5.06%) Architect
11 9 (5.06%) Technical Analyst
11 9 (5.06%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (96.07%) HTML
2 102 (57.30%) .NET
3 83 (46.63%) ASP.NET
4 80 (44.94%) jQuery
5 44 (24.72%) HTML5
6 41 (23.03%) Ajax
7 37 (20.79%) XML
8 30 (16.85%) Web Services
9 27 (15.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 26 (14.61%) AngularJS
11 22 (12.36%) WCF
12 18 (10.11%) .NET Framework
13 16 (8.99%) Silverlight
14 15 (8.43%) CSS3
14 15 (8.43%) KnockoutJS
15 14 (7.87%) XHTML
16 13 (7.30%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 12 (6.74%) LINQ
17 12 (6.74%) WPF
18 11 (6.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.67%) User Experience
2 8 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.49%) Social Media
3 6 (3.37%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.81%) N-Tier
4 5 (2.81%) FMCG
5 4 (2.25%) NHS
5 4 (2.25%) Taxonomies
5 4 (2.25%) Copywriting
5 4 (2.25%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.56%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 41 (23.03%) Windows
2 23 (12.92%) Linux
3 11 (6.18%) Android
3 11 (6.18%) Apple iOS
4 8 (4.49%) UNIX
5 5 (2.81%) HPUX
5 5 (2.81%) Solaris
6 3 (1.69%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.12%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.12%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (33.15%) MVC
2 54 (30.34%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (19.10%) Scrum
4 29 (16.29%) TDD
5 27 (15.17%) Web Development
6 24 (13.48%) Project Management
7 23 (12.92%) Software Engineering
8 22 (12.36%) E-Commerce
8 22 (12.36%) Mentoring
9 19 (10.67%) Product Management
9 19 (10.67%) OO
10 16 (8.99%) Business Analysis
11 12 (6.74%) Root Cause Analysis
12 11 (6.18%) Systems Analysis
13 10 (5.62%) Line Management
13 10 (5.62%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (5.62%) Waterfall
14 8 (4.49%) Responsive Web Design
14 8 (4.49%) CRM
14 8 (4.49%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 128 (71.91%) JavaScript
2 87 (48.88%) C#
3 54 (30.34%) SQL
4 34 (19.10%) T-SQL
5 31 (17.42%) Python
6 29 (16.29%) PHP
7 23 (12.92%) Java
8 18 (10.11%) VB
9 17 (9.55%) Perl
10 13 (7.30%) VB.NET
11 12 (6.74%) C
12 8 (4.49%) PL/SQL
13 7 (3.93%) VB6
14 5 (2.81%) XAML
15 2 (1.12%) VBScript
15 2 (1.12%) C++
16 1 (0.56%) Ruby
16 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (8.99%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (2.25%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.56%) QA
Vendors
1 41 (23.03%) Microsoft
2 23 (12.92%) Oracle
3 4 (2.25%) Capita
4 2 (1.12%) Lumesse
4 2 (1.12%) Nintex
4 2 (1.12%) Adobe
5 1 (0.56%) Progress
5 1 (0.56%) hybris
Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 20% BONUS, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 15 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £32,000 per annum basic + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum basic + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Modis International - London
Salary: £55 - £65 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bedfordshire
Venn Group - UK
Posted: 10 days ago
Bedford
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 21 days ago
Bedfordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Bedfordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Bedfordshire
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 35000 Per Annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 23 days ago