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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 12 21 19
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Permanent jobs citing CSS 172 110 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.54% 9.31% 9.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.44% 26.63% 31.04%
Number of salaries quoted 165 104 96
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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
387 413 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 34.96% 34.97% 30.07%
Number of salaries quoted 358 379 314
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 2015. 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
Luton +23 74 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Bedford -1 42 £37,500 -16.66% 4
Dunstable +1 8 £40,000 +8.10% 1
Leighton Buzzard +4 4 £37,500 +50.00%
CSS
East of England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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.

1 274 (95.14%) HTML
2 244 (84.72%) JavaScript
3 199 (69.10%) jQuery
4 194 (67.36%) .NET
5 185 (64.24%) C#
6 177 (61.46%) ASP.NET
7 151 (52.43%) Agile Software Development
8 150 (52.08%) SQL Server
9 144 (50.00%) MVC
10 112 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC
11 103 (35.76%) SQL
12 96 (33.33%) Microsoft
13 76 (26.39%) HTML5
14 65 (22.57%) CSS3
14 65 (22.57%) AngularJS
15 60 (20.83%) Visual Studio
15 60 (20.83%) User Experience
16 57 (19.79%) Ajax
16 57 (19.79%) .NET Framework
17 56 (19.44%) Web Services
18 55 (19.10%) Windows
19 54 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
19 54 (18.75%) Entity Framework
20 52 (18.06%) SDLC
21 51 (17.71%) Scrum
21 51 (17.71%) SQL Server 2008
22 43 (14.93%) Web Development
23 42 (14.58%) T-SQL
24 40 (13.89%) MS Excel
25 39 (13.54%) Software Engineering

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 25 (8.68%) CMS
2 17 (5.90%) IIS
2 17 (5.90%) SharePoint
2 17 (5.90%) Node.js
3 15 (5.21%) WordPress
4 8 (2.78%) WebLogic
5 7 (2.43%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (1.74%) WebLogic Portal
7 4 (1.39%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.35%) JBoss
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.35%) Drupal
Applications
1 40 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.86%) Photoshop
3 12 (4.17%) MS Office
4 7 (2.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (1.74%) Acrobat
6 4 (1.39%) InDesign
7 3 (1.04%) Adobe Premiere
7 3 (1.04%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.69%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.04%) SaaS
3 2 (0.69%) Heroku
3 2 (0.69%) Office 365
3 2 (0.69%) iPaaS
3 2 (0.69%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.13%) Intranet
2 5 (1.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (52.08%) SQL Server
2 54 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 51 (17.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (9.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (5.90%) SQL Server 2000
6 16 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (5.21%) MySQL
8 11 (3.82%) Relational Database
9 10 (3.47%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 60 (20.83%) Visual Studio
2 31 (10.76%) Git (software)
2 31 (10.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (5.90%) Subversion
4 8 (2.78%) JIRA
4 8 (2.78%) Selenium
4 8 (2.78%) TeamCity
4 8 (2.78%) NUnit
5 6 (2.08%) Rhino Mocks
5 6 (2.08%) Moq
6 5 (1.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (1.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (1.39%) Bugzilla
7 4 (1.39%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.04%) Grunt
8 3 (1.04%) Axure RP
9 2 (0.69%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.69%) Maven
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 20 (6.94%) Banking
2 15 (5.21%) Finance
3 11 (3.82%) Marketing
4 6 (2.08%) Retail
4 6 (2.08%) Back Office
4 6 (2.08%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.74%) Automotive
6 4 (1.39%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.39%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.04%) Games
7 3 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.04%) French Language
7 3 (1.04%) German Language
7 3 (1.04%) Hindi Language
8 1 (0.35%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.35%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 197 (68.40%) Developer
2 64 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 52 (18.06%) Web Developer
4 50 (17.36%) C# Developer
5 43 (14.93%) C# .NET Developer
6 36 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 34 (11.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 27 (9.38%) Front-End Developer
9 25 (8.68%) Software Developer
10 22 (7.64%) ASP.NET Developer
11 19 (6.60%) Architect
11 19 (6.60%) Analyst
12 17 (5.90%) Applications Support
13 16 (5.56%) Software Engineer
14 14 (4.86%) Senior .NET Developer
15 13 (4.51%) Front-End Web Developer
15 13 (4.51%) UI Developer
15 13 (4.51%) .NET Software Engineer
15 13 (4.51%) UI Programmer
15 13 (4.51%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 274 (95.14%) HTML
2 199 (69.10%) jQuery
3 194 (67.36%) .NET
4 177 (61.46%) ASP.NET
5 112 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 76 (26.39%) HTML5
7 65 (22.57%) CSS3
7 65 (22.57%) AngularJS
8 57 (19.79%) Ajax
8 57 (19.79%) .NET Framework
9 56 (19.44%) Web Services
10 54 (18.75%) Entity Framework
11 35 (12.15%) WCF
12 33 (11.46%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 30 (10.42%) REST
14 28 (9.72%) XML
15 25 (8.68%) WPF
16 24 (8.33%) XSLT
16 24 (8.33%) LINQ
17 23 (7.99%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 60 (20.83%) User Experience
2 17 (5.90%) Mathematics
3 12 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.78%) Client/Server
4 8 (2.78%) N-Tier
5 6 (2.08%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.74%) W3C
7 4 (1.39%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.04%) Xbox
9 2 (0.69%) Photography
10 1 (0.35%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.35%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.35%) Social Network
10 1 (0.35%) RIA
10 1 (0.35%) Social Media
10 1 (0.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 55 (19.10%) Windows
2 18 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (4.86%) Linux
4 12 (4.17%) UNIX
5 7 (2.43%) HPUX
5 7 (2.43%) Solaris
6 5 (1.74%) AIX
7 3 (1.04%) Windows 2000
7 3 (1.04%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.04%) OpenVMS
7 3 (1.04%) Windows Vista
7 3 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (52.43%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (50.00%) MVC
3 52 (18.06%) SDLC
4 51 (17.71%) Scrum
5 43 (14.93%) Web Development
6 39 (13.54%) Software Engineering
7 35 (12.15%) E-Commerce
8 26 (9.03%) OO
9 25 (8.68%) Mentoring
10 23 (7.99%) TDD
11 17 (5.90%) Analytics
12 13 (4.51%) Responsive Web Design
12 13 (4.51%) Software Delivery
12 13 (4.51%) Unit Testing
12 13 (4.51%) Waterfall
12 13 (4.51%) OOP
13 12 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (3.82%) Multithreading
14 11 (3.82%) Kanban
14 11 (3.82%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 244 (84.72%) JavaScript
2 185 (64.24%) C#
3 103 (35.76%) SQL
4 42 (14.58%) T-SQL
5 26 (9.03%) PHP
6 25 (8.68%) Java
7 23 (7.99%) VB.NET
8 14 (4.86%) VB
9 12 (4.17%) C
10 4 (1.39%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.04%) VBScript
12 2 (0.69%) C++
12 2 (0.69%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.69%) SOQL
12 2 (0.69%) SOSL
12 2 (0.69%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.35%) Ruby
13 1 (0.35%) VBA
13 1 (0.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (9.38%) Degree
2 12 (4.17%) ISEB
3 5 (1.74%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.56%) WCAG
2 13 (4.51%) QA
3 2 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.08%) MOM
Vendors
1 96 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.94%) Adobe
3 12 (4.17%) Oracle
4 5 (1.74%) Cisco
5 4 (1.39%) Tieto
6 3 (1.04%) CheckPoint
6 3 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.04%) Lumesse
7 2 (0.69%) Nintex
7 2 (0.69%) HP
8 1 (0.35%) IBM
8 1 (0.35%) Akamai
8 1 (0.35%) Twitter
8 1 (0.35%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.35%) Zend
Luton, Bedfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £39k - 46k per year
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + Hols, pension, Health
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + great benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 22 days ago