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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 14 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs citing CSS 131 101 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.63% 8.77% 8.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.22% 24.11% 23.62%
Number of salaries quoted 125 92 79
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,600 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
334 419 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 34.76% 36.40% 34.20%
Number of salaries quoted 315 388 334
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Bedford +4 54 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Luton +24 46 £45,000 - 1
Dunstable -2 12 £25,000 -32.43%
CSS
East of England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 257 (90.49%) HTML
2 236 (83.10%) JavaScript
3 200 (70.42%) .NET
4 193 (67.96%) C#
5 191 (67.25%) jQuery
6 180 (63.38%) ASP.NET
7 161 (56.69%) SQL Server
8 150 (52.82%) Agile Software Development
9 130 (45.77%) MVC
10 116 (40.85%) SQL
11 109 (38.38%) ASP.NET MVC
12 108 (38.03%) Microsoft
13 81 (28.52%) AngularJS
14 77 (27.11%) HTML5
15 75 (26.41%) .NET Framework
16 70 (24.65%) Entity Framework
17 68 (23.94%) Visual Studio
18 67 (23.59%) Windows
19 64 (22.54%) SQL Server 2012
20 63 (22.18%) Web Services
21 61 (21.48%) CSS3
22 58 (20.42%) T-SQL
23 55 (19.37%) Ajax
24 52 (18.31%) Software Engineering
25 47 (16.55%) MS Excel
25 47 (16.55%) Web Development
25 47 (16.55%) SQL Server 2008
26 45 (15.85%) WCF
27 44 (15.49%) Scrum
28 43 (15.14%) SDLC

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 30 (10.56%) IIS
2 24 (8.45%) CMS
3 18 (6.34%) SharePoint
3 18 (6.34%) Node.js
4 13 (4.58%) WordPress
5 8 (2.82%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.70%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.70%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.70%) JBoss
7 2 (0.70%) Apache
7 2 (0.70%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 47 (16.55%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.23%) Photoshop
2 12 (4.23%) MS Office
3 8 (2.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (2.46%) Acrobat
5 6 (2.11%) InDesign
6 5 (1.76%) Adobe Premiere
6 5 (1.76%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.46%) SaaS
3 2 (0.70%) Heroku
3 2 (0.70%) iPaaS
3 2 (0.70%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.11%) Intranet
2 3 (1.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (56.69%) SQL Server
2 64 (22.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 47 (16.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (8.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (7.39%) Relational Database
6 19 (6.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (5.63%) MySQL
8 14 (4.93%) SQL Server 2000
9 12 (4.23%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.70%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 68 (23.94%) Visual Studio
2 34 (11.97%) Git (software)
3 32 (11.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (8.10%) Subversion
5 11 (3.87%) Selenium
6 10 (3.52%) NUnit
6 10 (3.52%) PowerBuilder
7 9 (3.17%) Rhino Mocks
7 9 (3.17%) Moq
8 8 (2.82%) TeamCity
9 7 (2.46%) JIRA
10 5 (1.76%) Grunt
10 5 (1.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 5 (1.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 4 (1.41%) Eclipse
12 3 (1.06%) Bugzilla
12 3 (1.06%) Axure RP
12 3 (1.06%) Jenkins
13 2 (0.70%) MSTest
13 2 (0.70%) Maven
General
1 41 (14.44%) Banking
2 26 (9.15%) Finance
3 11 (3.87%) Marketing
4 10 (3.52%) Back Office
5 9 (3.17%) Retail
6 6 (2.11%) Retail Banking
6 6 (2.11%) Hindi Language
7 5 (1.76%) Games
7 5 (1.76%) French Language
7 5 (1.76%) German Language
7 5 (1.76%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.76%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.41%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.35%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.35%) Automotive
9 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 208 (73.24%) Developer
2 67 (23.59%) .NET Developer
3 55 (19.37%) C# Developer
4 52 (18.31%) Web Developer
5 51 (17.96%) Senior Developer
6 47 (16.55%) C# .NET Developer
7 38 (13.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 30 (10.56%) Analyst
9 25 (8.80%) ASP.NET Developer
10 24 (8.45%) Software Developer
10 24 (8.45%) Front-End Developer
11 20 (7.04%) Support Analyst
12 17 (5.99%) Senior .NET Developer
13 15 (5.28%) Architect
14 13 (4.58%) Front-End Web Developer
15 12 (4.23%) Senior C# Developer
16 11 (3.87%) Applications Support Analyst
16 11 (3.87%) Senior Software Developer
16 11 (3.87%) Applications Support
17 10 (3.52%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 257 (90.49%) HTML
2 200 (70.42%) .NET
3 191 (67.25%) jQuery
4 180 (63.38%) ASP.NET
5 109 (38.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 81 (28.52%) AngularJS
7 77 (27.11%) HTML5
8 75 (26.41%) .NET Framework
9 70 (24.65%) Entity Framework
10 63 (22.18%) Web Services
11 61 (21.48%) CSS3
12 55 (19.37%) Ajax
13 45 (15.85%) WCF
14 28 (9.86%) XML
15 27 (9.51%) WPF
15 27 (9.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 25 (8.80%) LINQ
17 22 (7.75%) Silverlight
17 22 (7.75%) REST
18 21 (7.39%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 36 (12.68%) User Experience
2 22 (7.75%) Mathematics
3 19 (6.69%) Client/Server
4 15 (5.28%) Computer Science
5 13 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (4.23%) N-Tier
7 8 (2.82%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.76%) Xbox
9 4 (1.41%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.41%) W3C
10 3 (1.06%) Wiki
11 2 (0.70%) Photography
12 1 (0.35%) Social Network
12 1 (0.35%) Social Media
12 1 (0.35%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 67 (23.59%) Windows
2 29 (10.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (3.17%) Linux
4 7 (2.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.76%) Windows XP
5 5 (1.76%) UNIX
6 3 (1.06%) Windows 2000
6 3 (1.06%) AIX
6 3 (1.06%) Windows Vista
7 2 (0.70%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.70%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.35%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (52.82%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (45.77%) MVC
3 52 (18.31%) Software Engineering
4 47 (16.55%) Web Development
5 44 (15.49%) Scrum
6 43 (15.14%) SDLC
7 34 (11.97%) E-Commerce
8 30 (10.56%) TDD
9 29 (10.21%) Mentoring
10 25 (8.80%) OO
11 20 (7.04%) Multithreading
12 16 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (5.63%) OOD
13 14 (4.93%) Responsive Web Design
14 13 (4.58%) Waterfall
15 12 (4.23%) Kanban
16 11 (3.87%) Unit Testing
16 11 (3.87%) Stakeholder Management
16 11 (3.87%) Content Management
17 9 (3.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 236 (83.10%) JavaScript
2 193 (67.96%) C#
3 116 (40.85%) SQL
4 58 (20.42%) T-SQL
5 23 (8.10%) VB
6 22 (7.75%) PHP
7 20 (7.04%) Java
8 15 (5.28%) VB.NET
9 14 (4.93%) C
10 10 (3.52%) PL/SQL
11 6 (2.11%) C++
12 4 (1.41%) VBScript
12 4 (1.41%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.70%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.70%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.70%) SOQL
13 2 (0.70%) SOSL
13 2 (0.70%) Python
14 1 (0.35%) VBA
14 1 (0.35%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 31 (10.92%) Degree
2 12 (4.23%) ISEB
3 5 (1.76%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.06%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.93%) QA
2 9 (3.17%) SLA
3 7 (2.46%) WCAG
System Software
1 10 (3.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (3.17%) MOM
Vendors
1 108 (38.03%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.63%) Adobe
3 11 (3.87%) Oracle
4 5 (1.76%) Cisco
5 4 (1.41%) Tieto
6 3 (1.06%) CheckPoint
7 2 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.70%) Northgate
7 2 (0.70%) Zend
7 2 (0.70%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.70%) Akamai
7 2 (0.70%) Lumesse
8 1 (0.35%) Nintex
8 1 (0.35%) IBM
8 1 (0.35%) Twitter
8 1 (0.35%) Xamarin
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