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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 19 10 26
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +16
Permanent jobs citing CSS 2 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 1.90% 11.59% 5.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.45% 29.63% 10.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 6
Average salary £33,475 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.35% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -
CSS
Essex

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 Chelmsford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
31 27 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 29.52% 39.13% 47.83%
Number of salaries quoted 26 26 55
Average salary £45,280 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.54% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,834 £45,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

CSS
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

CSS Salary Trend in Chelmsford

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 18 (72.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (64.00%) HTML
2 16 (64.00%) SQL
2 16 (64.00%) Degree
3 15 (60.00%) .NET
4 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (52.00%) XML
5 12 (48.00%) Web Services
6 11 (44.00%) C#
7 10 (40.00%) VB.NET
8 8 (32.00%) MVC
9 7 (28.00%) PHP
9 7 (28.00%) jQuery
10 6 (24.00%) MySQL
10 6 (24.00%) Oracle
10 6 (24.00%) OO
10 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
10 6 (24.00%) SOAP
10 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
11 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
11 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
11 5 (20.00%) Automotive
11 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (20.00%) Spring
11 5 (20.00%) Struts
11 5 (20.00%) JSP
11 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
11 5 (20.00%) VB
11 5 (20.00%) Sybase

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (20.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (72.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) MySQL
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (20.00%) QlikView
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (12.00%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (20.00%) Automotive
2 4 (16.00%) Retail
3 3 (12.00%) Back Office
3 3 (12.00%) Marketing
4 2 (8.00%) Finance
5 1 (4.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Lead Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (16.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Junior
4 3 (12.00%) Applications Support
4 3 (12.00%) Lead Analyst Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Junior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Applications Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Junior Web Designer
6 1 (4.00%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (64.00%) HTML
2 15 (60.00%) .NET
3 13 (52.00%) XML
4 12 (48.00%) Web Services
5 7 (28.00%) jQuery
6 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (24.00%) SOAP
7 5 (20.00%) Struts
7 5 (20.00%) Spring
7 5 (20.00%) JSP
7 5 (20.00%) Struts2
8 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (16.00%) HTML5
8 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
9 3 (12.00%) Ajax
10 2 (8.00%) JSON
11 1 (4.00%) WCF
11 1 (4.00%) CSS3
11 1 (4.00%) Razor View Engine
11 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) MVC
2 6 (24.00%) OO
2 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
3 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (20.00%) Web Development
3 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (16.00%) Information Management
5 3 (12.00%) Online Marketing
5 3 (12.00%) Change Control
5 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (8.00%) DSDM
6 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.00%) UML
7 1 (4.00%) OOP
7 1 (4.00%) Web Design
7 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) SQL
2 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (44.00%) C#
4 10 (40.00%) VB.NET
5 7 (28.00%) PHP
6 5 (20.00%) C++
6 5 (20.00%) Java
6 5 (20.00%) VB
7 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (64.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) Sybase
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) Adobe