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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 14 16 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing CSS 246 217 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 12.44% 13.10% 11.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.99% 25.96% 25.29%
Number of salaries quoted 227 198 212
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,700 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
CSS
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
769 836 953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 38.88% 50.48% 47.11%
Number of salaries quoted 675 740 846
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

CSS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

CSS Salary Trend in Cheshire

CSS
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CSS across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

CSS Salary Histogram in Cheshire

CSS
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 October 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
Macclesfield +15 56 £45,000 +50.00% 6
Warrington 0 56 £32,750 -6.42% 16
Wilmslow +1 36 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Chester +5 28 £35,000 -12.50% 11
Knutsford +7 25 £40,000 +39.13% 9
Crewe -18 7 £36,250 -9.37% 1
Runcorn +4 6 £33,750 +12.50% 3
Winsford - 4 £40,000 -
Northwich -2 2 £36,750 +47.00% 2
Nantwich -5 1 £25,000 -41.17%
Ellesmere Port - 1 - -
Frodsham - 1 £31,500 -
Alderley Edge - 1 £41,500 - 2
Middlewich - 1 £31,000 -
CSS
North West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

1 480 (93.20%) HTML
2 391 (75.92%) JavaScript
3 291 (56.50%) .NET
4 274 (53.20%) jQuery
5 254 (49.32%) C#
6 241 (46.80%) ASP.NET
7 214 (41.55%) SQL
8 199 (38.64%) HTML5
9 182 (35.34%) SQL Server
10 178 (34.56%) MVC
11 160 (31.07%) Agile Software Development
12 131 (25.44%) CSS3
13 125 (24.27%) Web Services
14 118 (22.91%) Microsoft
15 116 (22.52%) Ajax
16 103 (20.00%) Visual Studio
17 101 (19.61%) OO
18 100 (19.42%) XML
19 99 (19.22%) MySQL
20 95 (18.45%) PHP
21 92 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
22 91 (17.67%) TDD
23 83 (16.12%) .NET Framework
24 77 (14.95%) Finance
25 76 (14.76%) T-SQL
26 75 (14.56%) User Experience
27 70 (13.59%) XHTML
28 69 (13.40%) Team Foundation Server
29 67 (13.01%) WCF
30 66 (12.82%) SOAP

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 53 (10.29%) CMS
2 47 (9.13%) WordPress
3 34 (6.60%) Umbraco
4 31 (6.02%) IIS
5 22 (4.27%) Sitecore CMS
6 18 (3.50%) Drupal
7 17 (3.30%) Apache
8 16 (3.11%) Node.js
9 15 (2.91%) NServiceBus
9 15 (2.91%) WebSphere
10 11 (2.14%) nginx
10 11 (2.14%) SharePoint
11 9 (1.75%) uWSGI
12 8 (1.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 8 (1.55%) IBM HTTP Server
13 6 (1.17%) Commerce Server
13 6 (1.17%) Confluence
13 6 (1.17%) concrete5
14 4 (0.78%) Tomcat
15 3 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 60 (11.65%) MS Excel
2 55 (10.68%) Photoshop
3 22 (4.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 17 (3.30%) Adobe Illustrator
5 13 (2.52%) Fireworks
6 9 (1.75%) MS Office
7 2 (0.39%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.39%) InDesign
8 1 (0.19%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.19%) Edge Animate
8 1 (0.19%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 31 (6.02%) Magento
2 5 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.19%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 48 (9.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.55%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.19%) Office 365
4 1 (0.19%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.08%) HTTP
2 16 (3.11%) Internet
3 5 (0.97%) ATM
4 3 (0.58%) DNS
5 2 (0.39%) Firewall
5 2 (0.39%) SSH
6 1 (0.19%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.19%) WinSCP
6 1 (0.19%) Broadband
6 1 (0.19%) FTP
6 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.19%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (35.34%) SQL Server
2 99 (19.22%) MySQL
3 61 (11.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 57 (11.07%) Relational Database
5 29 (5.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 26 (5.05%) SQL Server 2012
7 20 (3.88%) SQL Server 2005
8 19 (3.69%) RDBMS
9 15 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (2.14%) NoSQL
11 9 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (1.55%) Informix
12 8 (1.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 7 (1.36%) Big Data
14 3 (0.58%) SQL Server 2000
14 3 (0.58%) MongoDB
15 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database
15 1 (0.19%) MS Access
15 1 (0.19%) OLTP
15 1 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 103 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 69 (13.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 56 (10.87%) Git (software)
4 40 (7.77%) Subversion
5 32 (6.21%) Selenium
6 26 (5.05%) JIRA
7 23 (4.47%) Dreamweaver
8 18 (3.50%) SpecFlow
9 12 (2.33%) Mercurial
9 12 (2.33%) JUnit
10 11 (2.14%) Jenkins
10 11 (2.14%) Bower
11 9 (1.75%) NUnit
12 8 (1.55%) Introscope
12 8 (1.55%) Grunt
12 8 (1.55%) Mockito
12 8 (1.55%) Cucumber
13 5 (0.97%) Maven
13 5 (0.97%) TeamCity
14 4 (0.78%) Eclipse
General
1 77 (14.95%) Finance
2 57 (11.07%) Marketing
3 34 (6.60%) Retail
4 7 (1.36%) Automotive
5 6 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (0.97%) Back Office
7 3 (0.58%) Advertising
7 3 (0.58%) Publishing
7 3 (0.58%) Games
8 2 (0.39%) Banking
9 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 423 (82.14%) Developer
2 127 (24.66%) Web Developer
3 126 (24.47%) .NET Developer
4 67 (13.01%) Front-End Developer
5 66 (12.82%) C# Developer
6 53 (10.29%) Senior Developer
7 49 (9.51%) C# .NET Developer
8 44 (8.54%) ASP.NET Developer
9 43 (8.35%) Designer
10 41 (7.96%) PHP Developer
11 38 (7.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 31 (6.02%) Programmer
13 29 (5.63%) Front-End Web Developer
14 26 (5.05%) Analyst
15 23 (4.47%) Analyst Programmer
15 23 (4.47%) .NET Programmer
16 22 (4.27%) UI Developer
16 22 (4.27%) .NET Analyst Programmer
17 21 (4.08%) .NET Web Developer
17 21 (4.08%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 480 (93.20%) HTML
2 291 (56.50%) .NET
3 274 (53.20%) jQuery
4 241 (46.80%) ASP.NET
5 199 (38.64%) HTML5
6 131 (25.44%) CSS3
7 125 (24.27%) Web Services
8 116 (22.52%) Ajax
9 100 (19.42%) XML
10 92 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
11 83 (16.12%) .NET Framework
12 70 (13.59%) XHTML
13 67 (13.01%) WCF
14 66 (12.82%) SOAP
15 62 (12.04%) AngularJS
15 62 (12.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 52 (10.10%) JSON
17 51 (9.90%) LINQ
18 33 (6.41%) XSLT
19 30 (5.83%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 75 (14.56%) User Experience
2 31 (6.02%) Mobile App
3 27 (5.24%) Open Source
4 25 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (4.47%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (3.50%) Social Media
7 15 (2.91%) Computer Science
8 10 (1.94%) N-Tier
8 10 (1.94%) W3C
9 9 (1.75%) Graphic Design
10 6 (1.17%) FMCG
10 6 (1.17%) Digital Media
11 4 (0.78%) Inversion of Control
11 4 (0.78%) Mathematics
11 4 (0.78%) Physics
11 4 (0.78%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.78%) Economics
12 3 (0.58%) Life Science
12 3 (0.58%) Telematics
13 2 (0.39%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 62 (12.04%) Windows
2 44 (8.54%) Linux
3 39 (7.57%) Android
4 35 (6.80%) Apple iOS
5 14 (2.72%) UNIX
6 8 (1.55%) Windows Phone 8
6 8 (1.55%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (34.56%) MVC
2 160 (31.07%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (19.61%) OO
4 91 (17.67%) TDD
5 61 (11.84%) E-Commerce
6 58 (11.26%) Scrum
7 57 (11.07%) Continuous Integration
8 50 (9.71%) Web Development
9 48 (9.32%) Software Engineering
9 48 (9.32%) OOP
10 35 (6.80%) Responsive Web Design
11 32 (6.21%) Web Design
12 24 (4.66%) SOA
13 23 (4.47%) MVVM
14 18 (3.50%) Unit Testing
14 18 (3.50%) Project Management
15 16 (3.11%) SEO
15 16 (3.11%) Email Marketing
15 16 (3.11%) iOS Development
15 16 (3.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 391 (75.92%) JavaScript
2 254 (49.32%) C#
3 214 (41.55%) SQL
4 95 (18.45%) PHP
5 76 (14.76%) T-SQL
6 45 (8.74%) Java
7 41 (7.96%) VB.NET
8 23 (4.47%) C++
9 15 (2.91%) Python
10 14 (2.72%) PHP5
11 11 (2.14%) Ruby
12 8 (1.55%) VBScript
13 7 (1.36%) Objective-C
14 6 (1.17%) XQuery
14 6 (1.17%) ActionScript
15 5 (0.97%) C
16 4 (0.78%) Perl
17 3 (0.58%) VB
17 3 (0.58%) PowerShell
18 2 (0.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 40 (7.77%) Degree
2 9 (1.75%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.58%) HNC
3 3 (0.58%) HND
3 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.19%) MCTS
4 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.91%) QA
2 3 (0.58%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.19%) WAI
3 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (0.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.58%) Puppet
1 3 (0.58%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.19%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 118 (22.91%) Microsoft
2 36 (6.99%) Adobe
3 23 (4.47%) Sitecore
4 21 (4.08%) IBM
5 20 (3.88%) Oracle
5 20 (3.88%) EPiServer
6 16 (3.11%) Google
7 15 (2.91%) Eloqua
8 14 (2.72%) Telerik
9 10 (1.94%) Zend
10 9 (1.75%) Rackspace
11 8 (1.55%) Xamarin
11 8 (1.55%) Perforce
11 8 (1.55%) Compuware
11 8 (1.55%) HP
12 6 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (1.17%) ATG
12 6 (1.17%) Atlassian
12 6 (1.17%) Twitter
13 5 (0.97%) F5
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Parity Resources
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000 - 40,000 + Excellent Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + flexible working
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £60000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago