The first table below looks at the demand for CSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 5 16 7
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Permanent jobs citing CSS 72 60 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 26.47% 14.39% 26.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 52.55% 29.56% 45.19%
Number of salaries quoted 69 52 41
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
137 203 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 50.37% 48.68% 59.43%
Number of salaries quoted 123 125 90
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
CSS
Cheshire

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

CSS
Salary Trend in Chester

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

CSS Salary Trend in Chester

CSS
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CSS across the Chester region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

CSS Salary Histogram in Chester

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 94 (85.45%) HTML
2 78 (70.91%) JavaScript
3 49 (44.55%) .NET
4 47 (42.73%) jQuery
5 45 (40.91%) C#
6 34 (30.91%) SQL
7 29 (26.36%) MySQL
8 28 (25.45%) ASP.NET
9 24 (21.82%) MVC
10 23 (20.91%) SharePoint
10 23 (20.91%) Microsoft
11 22 (20.00%) Java
12 19 (17.27%) HTML5
13 18 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (15.45%) PHP
15 16 (14.55%) E-Commerce
15 16 (14.55%) Software Engineering
15 16 (14.55%) CMS
15 16 (14.55%) ASP.NET MVC
15 16 (14.55%) Web Development
16 15 (13.64%) Relational Database
16 15 (13.64%) Python
16 15 (13.64%) Photoshop
17 14 (12.73%) J2EE
17 14 (12.73%) XML
17 14 (12.73%) CSS3
17 14 (12.73%) Degree
17 14 (12.73%) Django
18 13 (11.82%) Web Application Development
19 12 (10.91%) WordPress

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 23 (20.91%) SharePoint
2 16 (14.55%) CMS
3 12 (10.91%) WordPress
4 11 (10.00%) Umbraco
5 9 (8.18%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (3.64%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.64%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.73%) Apache
7 3 (2.73%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.82%) nginx
8 2 (1.82%) IIS
9 1 (0.91%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.91%) Node.js
9 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (13.64%) Photoshop
2 11 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (3.64%) InDesign
3 4 (3.64%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.91%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.91%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (0.91%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.64%) HTTP
2 3 (2.73%) Intranet
3 1 (0.91%) SMTP
3 1 (0.91%) DNS
3 1 (0.91%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (26.36%) MySQL
2 15 (13.64%) Relational Database
3 11 (10.00%) RDBMS
4 9 (8.18%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.82%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.91%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 11 (10.00%) PhoneGap
2 7 (6.36%) Dreamweaver
3 5 (4.55%) Subversion
3 5 (4.55%) JIRA
4 4 (3.64%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.82%) Selenium
5 2 (1.82%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.91%) JUnit
6 1 (0.91%) Maven
General
1 11 (10.00%) Publishing
2 9 (8.18%) Finance
3 7 (6.36%) Marketing
4 4 (3.64%) Banking
5 3 (2.73%) Advertising
6 2 (1.82%) Automotive
6 2 (1.82%) Electronics
7 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.91%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.91%) Back Office
7 1 (0.91%) Legal
7 1 (0.91%) Retail
Job Titles
1 78 (70.91%) Developer
2 23 (20.91%) Senior Developer
3 20 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 19 (17.27%) Designer
5 14 (12.73%) Programmer
5 14 (12.73%) Web Designer
6 12 (10.91%) Web Developer
6 12 (10.91%) Python Developer
7 11 (10.00%) Senior Programmer
7 11 (10.00%) Java Developer
8 9 (8.18%) Lead Developer
9 8 (7.27%) PHP Developer
10 6 (5.45%) .NET Developer
11 5 (4.55%) Team Leader
11 5 (4.55%) Development Team Leader
11 5 (4.55%) Software Engineer
11 5 (4.55%) Lead C# Developer
11 5 (4.55%) Digital Designer
11 5 (4.55%) Python/Django Developer
12 4 (3.64%) Creative Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (85.45%) HTML
2 49 (44.55%) .NET
3 47 (42.73%) jQuery
4 28 (25.45%) ASP.NET
5 19 (17.27%) HTML5
6 16 (14.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (12.73%) Django
7 14 (12.73%) J2EE
7 14 (12.73%) XML
7 14 (12.73%) CSS3
8 11 (10.00%) JDBC
9 10 (9.09%) XSL
9 10 (9.09%) Web Services
10 9 (8.18%) XHTML
10 9 (8.18%) Razor View Engine
10 9 (8.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 8 (7.27%) SOAP
11 8 (7.27%) Spring
12 5 (4.55%) Ajax
12 5 (4.55%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.00%) W3C
2 6 (5.45%) N-Tier
2 6 (5.45%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.55%) Social Media
3 5 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.64%) Blog
4 4 (3.64%) Online Banking
5 3 (2.73%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.73%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (1.82%) Social Network
7 1 (0.91%) RIA
7 1 (0.91%) Wiki
7 1 (0.91%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.91%) Open Source
7 1 (0.91%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.09%) Linux
2 7 (6.36%) UNIX
3 2 (1.82%) Debian
3 2 (1.82%) Android
3 2 (1.82%) Mac OS
3 2 (1.82%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.82%) MVC
2 18 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (14.55%) Software Engineering
3 16 (14.55%) E-Commerce
3 16 (14.55%) Web Development
4 13 (11.82%) Web Application Development
5 12 (10.91%) SEO
5 12 (10.91%) Scrum
6 10 (9.09%) Pair Programming
6 10 (9.09%) Integration Testing
7 9 (8.18%) TDD
8 6 (5.45%) Web Design
8 6 (5.45%) Online Security
9 4 (3.64%) Requirements Management
9 4 (3.64%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (3.64%) Refactoring
9 4 (3.64%) Dependency Injection
9 4 (3.64%) OOP
9 4 (3.64%) Configuration Management
9 4 (3.64%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 78 (70.91%) JavaScript
2 45 (40.91%) C#
3 34 (30.91%) SQL
4 22 (20.00%) Java
5 17 (15.45%) PHP
6 15 (13.64%) Python
7 5 (4.55%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.73%) PHP5
8 3 (2.73%) Erlang
9 2 (1.82%) C++
10 1 (0.91%) C
10 1 (0.91%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (12.73%) Degree
2 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 23 (20.91%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.00%) Adobe
3 9 (8.18%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.73%) Zend
4 3 (2.73%) JBoss
4 3 (2.73%) IBM
5 2 (1.82%) Oracle
5 2 (1.82%) Yahoo!
6 1 (0.91%) Quark
6 1 (0.91%) BT
6 1 (0.91%) Twitter
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