The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 7 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing CSS 6 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 17.65% 19.23% 20.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.29% 45.45% 34.04%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 16
Average salary £24,000 £23,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.12% -24.80%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
CSS
Lancashire

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 Blackpool region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Blackpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
17 11 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 50.00% 42.31% 60.26%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 43
Average salary £42,000 £23,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+78.72% -32.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

CSS
Salary Trend in Blackpool

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

CSS Salary Trend in Blackpool

CSS
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Blackpool 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 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SEO
2 5 (83.33%) CMS
2 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) WordPress
2 5 (83.33%) Magento
2 5 (83.33%) Customer Segmentation
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
3 1 (16.67%) Classic ASP
3 1 (16.67%) Flash
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Blackpool 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 5 (83.33%) CMS
1 5 (83.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Web Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Senior Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) Classic ASP
2 1 (16.67%) Flash
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
1 5 (83.33%) SEO
1 5 (83.33%) Customer Segmentation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe