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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 25 33 29
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs citing CSS 97 58 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.40% 6.17% 7.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.90% 18.41% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 90 58 72
Average salary £43,750 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £24,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £50,000 £42,500
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
443 315 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 38.35% 33.51% 34.54%
Number of salaries quoted 398 312 324
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £57,500
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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +8 36 £40,000 -2.43% 4
Luton -7 14 £46,250 +54.16% 2
Leighton Buzzard -1 4 £33,500 +6.34% 2
Dunstable - 2 £30,000 -
CSS
East of England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 201 (96.63%) HTML
2 161 (77.40%) JavaScript
3 130 (62.50%) .NET
4 114 (54.81%) C#
5 111 (53.37%) ASP.NET
6 100 (48.08%) jQuery
7 92 (44.23%) SQL Server
8 71 (34.13%) MVC
8 71 (34.13%) Agile Software Development
9 65 (31.25%) SQL
10 60 (28.85%) HTML5
11 58 (27.88%) Microsoft
12 54 (25.96%) XML
13 50 (24.04%) Ajax
14 49 (23.56%) Visual Studio
14 49 (23.56%) T-SQL
15 44 (21.15%) Web Services
16 43 (20.67%) TDD
16 43 (20.67%) Scrum
17 38 (18.27%) Windows
18 36 (17.31%) ASP.NET MVC
19 35 (16.83%) Software Engineering
20 34 (16.35%) Product Management
20 34 (16.35%) MS Excel
21 33 (15.87%) SQL Server 2008
22 32 (15.38%) WCF
23 31 (14.90%) Web Development
23 31 (14.90%) PHP
23 31 (14.90%) Project Management
24 30 (14.42%) User Experience

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 28 (13.46%) CMS
2 25 (12.02%) SharePoint
3 20 (9.62%) Apache
4 18 (8.65%) SharePoint 2010
5 17 (8.17%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (2.40%) WordPress
7 4 (1.92%) SugarCRM
7 4 (1.92%) Drupal
8 3 (1.44%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.96%) IIS
10 1 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.48%) SharePoint Foundation
10 1 (0.48%) Node.js
Applications
1 34 (16.35%) MS Excel
2 20 (9.62%) Photoshop
2 20 (9.62%) Adobe Illustrator
3 18 (8.65%) Fireworks
4 6 (2.88%) FrameMaker
4 6 (2.88%) PaintShop Pro
4 6 (2.88%) RoboHelp
5 5 (2.40%) MS Office
6 4 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.96%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) WebTrends
1 2 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.48%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.96%) SaaS
2 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.65%) HTTP
2 8 (3.85%) Intranet
3 7 (3.37%) Internet
4 6 (2.88%) Wireless
4 6 (2.88%) LAN
4 6 (2.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (44.23%) SQL Server
2 33 (15.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 26 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
4 24 (11.54%) MySQL
5 21 (10.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (10.10%) SQL Server 2005
6 15 (7.21%) Oracle Reports
7 12 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (4.33%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.48%) MS Access
9 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 49 (23.56%) Visual Studio
2 29 (13.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (10.58%) MSTest
3 22 (10.58%) NUnit
3 22 (10.58%) Subversion
4 14 (6.73%) TeamCity
5 10 (4.81%) Git (software)
5 10 (4.81%) PowerBuilder
6 9 (4.33%) Jenkins
7 5 (2.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (1.44%) Moq
8 3 (1.44%) Selenium
9 2 (0.96%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.48%) Grunt
General
1 10 (4.81%) Finance
1 10 (4.81%) Banking
2 9 (4.33%) Retail
3 6 (2.88%) Publishing
4 5 (2.40%) Marketing
5 4 (1.92%) Advertising
6 2 (0.96%) Legal
6 2 (0.96%) Front Office
7 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.48%) Law
Job Titles
1 153 (73.56%) Developer
2 43 (20.67%) .NET Developer
3 42 (20.19%) Front-End Developer
4 29 (13.94%) Senior Developer
5 26 (12.50%) Web Developer
6 21 (10.10%) ASP.NET Developer
6 21 (10.10%) UI Developer
7 19 (9.13%) C# Developer
8 18 (8.65%) Architect
9 17 (8.17%) UI Programmer
10 15 (7.21%) Analyst
10 15 (7.21%) SharePoint Developer
11 12 (5.77%) C# .NET Developer
11 12 (5.77%) Designer
12 11 (5.29%) Technical Architect
12 11 (5.29%) VB.NET Developer
13 10 (4.81%) UI Designer
13 10 (4.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 10 (4.81%) .NET Web Developer
14 9 (4.33%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (96.63%) HTML
2 130 (62.50%) .NET
3 111 (53.37%) ASP.NET
4 100 (48.08%) jQuery
5 60 (28.85%) HTML5
6 54 (25.96%) XML
7 50 (24.04%) Ajax
8 44 (21.15%) Web Services
9 36 (17.31%) ASP.NET MVC
10 32 (15.38%) WCF
11 28 (13.46%) Silverlight
12 27 (12.98%) AngularJS
13 22 (10.58%) WPF
13 22 (10.58%) KnockoutJS
14 19 (9.13%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 19 (9.13%) .NET Framework
15 16 (7.69%) XHTML
15 16 (7.69%) WF
16 15 (7.21%) XSLT
17 14 (6.73%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 30 (14.42%) User Experience
2 10 (4.81%) N-Tier
3 9 (4.33%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.33%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.85%) Social Media
5 4 (1.92%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.92%) Copywriting
5 4 (1.92%) NHS
5 4 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.92%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 38 (18.27%) Windows
2 18 (8.65%) Linux
3 6 (2.88%) UNIX
3 6 (2.88%) Android
3 6 (2.88%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.44%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.96%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.96%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (34.13%) MVC
1 71 (34.13%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (20.67%) TDD
2 43 (20.67%) Scrum
3 35 (16.83%) Software Engineering
4 34 (16.35%) Product Management
5 31 (14.90%) Web Development
5 31 (14.90%) Project Management
6 29 (13.94%) E-Commerce
7 22 (10.58%) Business Analysis
8 20 (9.62%) OO
9 19 (9.13%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (9.13%) Responsive Web Design
10 16 (7.69%) Mentoring
11 14 (6.73%) Waterfall
12 13 (6.25%) Line Management
12 13 (6.25%) Configuration Management
13 12 (5.77%) Root Cause Analysis
14 11 (5.29%) Systems Analysis
15 10 (4.81%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 161 (77.40%) JavaScript
2 114 (54.81%) C#
3 65 (31.25%) SQL
4 49 (23.56%) T-SQL
5 31 (14.90%) PHP
6 26 (12.50%) Python
7 19 (9.13%) C
7 19 (9.13%) Java
8 18 (8.65%) VB
9 16 (7.69%) Perl
10 14 (6.73%) VB.NET
11 12 (5.77%) XAML
12 8 (3.85%) PL/SQL
13 7 (3.37%) VB6
14 2 (0.96%) VBScript
14 2 (0.96%) C++
15 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (9.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.92%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.96%) SLA
3 1 (0.48%) QA
Vendors
1 58 (27.88%) Microsoft
2 25 (12.02%) Oracle
3 4 (1.92%) Capita
4 2 (0.96%) Lumesse
4 2 (0.96%) Nintex
5 1 (0.48%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.48%) hybris
5 1 (0.48%) Progress
5 1 (0.48%) Adobe
Bedfordshire
TheSmartList
Salary: £25-35k dependent on experience
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Lumesse
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum basic + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
TheSmartList
Salary: £20-35k dependent on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
TheSmartList
Posted: 27 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
TheSmartList
Posted: 27 days ago