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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 14 16 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing CSS 241 206 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 12.25% 12.56% 10.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.54% 25.40% 23.70%
Number of salaries quoted 222 190 197
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,900 £45,000 £50,000
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
764 811 945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 38.84% 49.45% 45.63%
Number of salaries quoted 669 712 838
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
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 22 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 22 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 +10 52 £35,000 +16.66% 5
Warrington 0 49 £32,500 -7.14% 20
Chester +6 35 £35,000 +9.37% 11
Wilmslow +2 32 £40,000 +6.66% 6
Knutsford +7 24 £38,750 +34.78% 9
Crewe -19 7 £36,250 -9.37% 5
Runcorn +4 6 £33,750 +12.50% 3
Winsford - 4 £40,000 -
Northwich 0 2 £36,750 +47.00% 4
Nantwich -6 2 £27,500 -35.29%
Middlewich - 1 £31,000 - 1
Ellesmere Port - 1 - -
Alderley Edge - 1 £41,500 - 4
CSS
North West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 469 (93.24%) HTML
2 377 (74.95%) JavaScript
3 278 (55.27%) .NET
4 261 (51.89%) jQuery
5 244 (48.51%) C#
6 234 (46.52%) ASP.NET
7 207 (41.15%) SQL
8 182 (36.18%) HTML5
9 174 (34.59%) SQL Server
10 171 (34.00%) MVC
11 150 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
12 123 (24.45%) Web Services
13 122 (24.25%) CSS3
14 112 (22.27%) Microsoft
15 109 (21.67%) Ajax
16 101 (20.08%) OO
16 101 (20.08%) MySQL
17 98 (19.48%) PHP
18 97 (19.28%) Visual Studio
18 97 (19.28%) XML
19 90 (17.89%) ASP.NET MVC
20 86 (17.10%) TDD
21 85 (16.90%) .NET Framework
22 77 (15.31%) T-SQL
23 72 (14.31%) Finance
24 71 (14.12%) User Experience
25 70 (13.92%) XHTML
26 68 (13.52%) Team Foundation Server
27 66 (13.12%) WCF
28 63 (12.52%) SOAP

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (10.54%) CMS
2 46 (9.15%) WordPress
3 31 (6.16%) Umbraco
4 30 (5.96%) IIS
5 23 (4.57%) Sitecore CMS
6 19 (3.78%) Apache
6 19 (3.78%) Drupal
7 15 (2.98%) Node.js
7 15 (2.98%) WebSphere
8 14 (2.78%) NServiceBus
9 13 (2.58%) nginx
10 12 (2.39%) SharePoint
11 9 (1.79%) uWSGI
12 8 (1.59%) IBM HTTP Server
12 8 (1.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 6 (1.19%) Confluence
13 6 (1.19%) concrete5
13 6 (1.19%) Commerce Server
14 4 (0.80%) Tomcat
15 3 (0.60%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 56 (11.13%) MS Excel
2 51 (10.14%) Photoshop
3 24 (4.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 16 (3.18%) Adobe Illustrator
5 12 (2.39%) Fireworks
6 10 (1.99%) MS Office
7 2 (0.40%) InDesign
8 1 (0.20%) PaintShop Pro
8 1 (0.20%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.20%) Edge Animate
8 1 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 35 (6.96%) Magento
2 4 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.20%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 46 (9.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.99%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.40%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.78%) HTTP
2 16 (3.18%) Internet
3 5 (0.99%) ATM
4 3 (0.60%) DNS
5 2 (0.40%) SSH
5 2 (0.40%) Firewall
6 1 (0.20%) Intranet
6 1 (0.20%) FTP
6 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.20%) Broadband
6 1 (0.20%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.20%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (34.59%) SQL Server
2 101 (20.08%) MySQL
3 60 (11.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 55 (10.93%) Relational Database
5 28 (5.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 26 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 21 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
8 19 (3.78%) RDBMS
9 15 (2.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (2.19%) NoSQL
11 9 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (1.59%) Informix
13 7 (1.39%) Big Data
14 5 (0.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 3 (0.60%) SQL Server 2000
15 3 (0.60%) MongoDB
16 1 (0.20%) OLTP
16 1 (0.20%) MS Access
16 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
16 1 (0.20%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 97 (19.28%) Visual Studio
2 68 (13.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 55 (10.93%) Git (software)
4 39 (7.75%) Subversion
5 30 (5.96%) Selenium
6 28 (5.57%) JIRA
7 22 (4.37%) Dreamweaver
8 16 (3.18%) SpecFlow
9 12 (2.39%) JUnit
10 11 (2.19%) Bower
10 11 (2.19%) Mercurial
11 10 (1.99%) Jenkins
12 8 (1.59%) Mockito
12 8 (1.59%) Cucumber
12 8 (1.59%) NUnit
12 8 (1.59%) Introscope
13 7 (1.39%) Grunt
14 5 (0.99%) Maven
15 4 (0.80%) TeamCity
15 4 (0.80%) Jasmine
General
1 72 (14.31%) Finance
2 58 (11.53%) Marketing
3 35 (6.96%) Retail
4 7 (1.39%) Automotive
5 6 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (0.99%) Back Office
7 3 (0.60%) Games
7 3 (0.60%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.60%) Advertising
7 3 (0.60%) Publishing
8 2 (0.40%) Banking
Job Titles
1 415 (82.50%) Developer
2 127 (25.25%) .NET Developer
3 123 (24.45%) Web Developer
4 67 (13.32%) Front-End Developer
5 65 (12.92%) C# Developer
6 52 (10.34%) Senior Developer
7 48 (9.54%) C# .NET Developer
8 46 (9.15%) Designer
9 44 (8.75%) PHP Developer
10 43 (8.55%) ASP.NET Developer
11 37 (7.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 31 (6.16%) Programmer
13 30 (5.96%) Front-End Web Developer
14 26 (5.17%) Analyst
15 22 (4.37%) UI Developer
15 22 (4.37%) Analyst Programmer
15 22 (4.37%) .NET Programmer
15 22 (4.37%) Web Designer
16 21 (4.17%) .NET Web Developer
16 21 (4.17%) .NET Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 469 (93.24%) HTML
2 278 (55.27%) .NET
3 261 (51.89%) jQuery
4 234 (46.52%) ASP.NET
5 182 (36.18%) HTML5
6 123 (24.45%) Web Services
7 122 (24.25%) CSS3
8 109 (21.67%) Ajax
9 97 (19.28%) XML
10 90 (17.89%) ASP.NET MVC
11 85 (16.90%) .NET Framework
12 70 (13.92%) XHTML
13 66 (13.12%) WCF
14 63 (12.52%) SOAP
15 62 (12.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 59 (11.73%) AngularJS
17 52 (10.34%) JSON
18 48 (9.54%) LINQ
19 33 (6.56%) XSLT
20 29 (5.77%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 71 (14.12%) User Experience
2 31 (6.16%) Mobile App
3 26 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (5.17%) Open Source
4 22 (4.37%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (2.98%) Social Media
5 15 (2.98%) Computer Science
6 11 (2.19%) W3C
7 10 (1.99%) Graphic Design
7 10 (1.99%) N-Tier
8 6 (1.19%) FMCG
9 5 (0.99%) Digital Media
10 4 (0.80%) Mathematics
10 4 (0.80%) Physics
10 4 (0.80%) Inversion of Control
10 4 (0.80%) Economics
11 3 (0.60%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.60%) Telematics
11 3 (0.60%) Life Science
12 2 (0.40%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 61 (12.13%) Windows
2 45 (8.95%) Linux
3 39 (7.75%) Android
4 35 (6.96%) Apple iOS
5 11 (2.19%) UNIX
6 8 (1.59%) Windows Phone
6 8 (1.59%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (34.00%) MVC
2 150 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (20.08%) OO
4 86 (17.10%) TDD
5 59 (11.73%) E-Commerce
6 58 (11.53%) Scrum
7 55 (10.93%) Continuous Integration
8 47 (9.34%) OOP
9 46 (9.15%) Web Development
10 45 (8.95%) Software Engineering
11 33 (6.56%) Web Design
12 32 (6.36%) Responsive Web Design
13 25 (4.97%) SOA
14 22 (4.37%) MVVM
15 19 (3.78%) Project Management
16 17 (3.38%) Unit Testing
17 16 (3.18%) OO PHP
17 16 (3.18%) iOS Development
17 16 (3.18%) Mentoring
18 15 (2.98%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 377 (74.95%) JavaScript
2 244 (48.51%) C#
3 207 (41.15%) SQL
4 98 (19.48%) PHP
5 77 (15.31%) T-SQL
6 42 (8.35%) VB.NET
7 41 (8.15%) Java
8 21 (4.17%) C++
9 16 (3.18%) PHP5
10 15 (2.98%) Python
11 10 (1.99%) Ruby
12 8 (1.59%) VBScript
13 6 (1.19%) XQuery
14 5 (0.99%) ActionScript
14 5 (0.99%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.80%) Perl
16 3 (0.60%) C
16 3 (0.60%) VB
17 2 (0.40%) PowerShell
17 2 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 37 (7.36%) Degree
2 10 (1.99%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.80%) HNC
3 4 (0.80%) HND
4 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.20%) MCTS
5 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.98%) QA
2 4 (0.80%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.20%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (0.40%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.40%) Puppet
1 2 (0.40%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.20%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 112 (22.27%) Microsoft
2 38 (7.55%) Adobe
3 24 (4.77%) Sitecore
4 21 (4.17%) IBM
5 20 (3.98%) Oracle
6 16 (3.18%) EPiServer
6 16 (3.18%) Google
7 12 (2.39%) Telerik
8 10 (1.99%) Zend
8 10 (1.99%) Eloqua
9 9 (1.79%) Rackspace
10 8 (1.59%) Perforce
10 8 (1.59%) HP
10 8 (1.59%) Compuware
11 6 (1.19%) Atlassian
11 6 (1.19%) Xamarin
11 6 (1.19%) Twitter
11 6 (1.19%) ATG
12 5 (0.99%) F5
13 4 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
Crewe, Cheshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + 10% Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington
Alex James Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + +Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago