The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 11 8 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing CSS 43 41 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 14.78% 15.89% 14.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 54.43% 49.40% 30.53%
Number of salaries quoted 37 35 29
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,300 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £38,000 £41,300
UK excluding London average salary £36,375 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -
CSS
Cheshire

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 Chester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
79 83 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 27.15% 32.17% 47.74%
Number of salaries quoted 70 71 84
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 22 August 2014.

CSS Salary Histogram in Chester

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (83.19%) HTML
2 81 (71.68%) JavaScript
3 58 (51.33%) .NET
3 58 (51.33%) jQuery
4 57 (50.44%) C#
5 47 (41.59%) MVC
6 40 (35.40%) ASP.NET
7 35 (30.97%) MySQL
8 34 (30.09%) SQL
9 29 (25.66%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (25.66%) ASP.NET MVC
10 26 (23.01%) SQL Server
11 24 (21.24%) Microsoft
11 24 (21.24%) HTML5
11 24 (21.24%) WordPress
12 23 (20.35%) CMS
13 20 (17.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 19 (16.81%) Sitecore CMS
14 19 (16.81%) Sitecore
14 19 (16.81%) SharePoint
15 17 (15.04%) Web Development
16 16 (14.16%) PhoneGap
16 16 (14.16%) W3C
16 16 (14.16%) PHP
16 16 (14.16%) Visual Studio
17 15 (13.27%) Web Services
17 15 (13.27%) Python
17 15 (13.27%) Relational Database
17 15 (13.27%) Umbraco
17 15 (13.27%) Django

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 24 (21.24%) WordPress
2 23 (20.35%) CMS
3 19 (16.81%) Sitecore CMS
3 19 (16.81%) SharePoint
4 15 (13.27%) Umbraco
5 11 (9.73%) WebSphere
5 11 (9.73%) Drupal
6 6 (5.31%) Confluence
6 6 (5.31%) concrete5
6 6 (5.31%) Commerce Server
7 5 (4.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 5 (4.42%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (1.77%) nginx
8 2 (1.77%) Apache
9 1 (0.88%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (12.39%) Photoshop
2 9 (7.96%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (3.54%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.77%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.88%) MS Office
5 1 (0.88%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 5 (4.42%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.42%) Internet
1 5 (4.42%) HTTP
2 1 (0.88%) DNS
2 1 (0.88%) SSH
2 1 (0.88%) Firewall
2 1 (0.88%) PuTTY
2 1 (0.88%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (30.97%) MySQL
2 26 (23.01%) SQL Server
3 15 (13.27%) Relational Database
3 15 (13.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (7.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (6.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (5.31%) RDBMS
7 5 (4.42%) Informix
8 4 (3.54%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.77%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 16 (14.16%) Visual Studio
2 14 (12.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (11.50%) JIRA
4 8 (7.08%) Dreamweaver
5 5 (4.42%) JUnit
5 5 (4.42%) Introscope
5 5 (4.42%) Jenkins
5 5 (4.42%) Cucumber
5 5 (4.42%) Selenium
5 5 (4.42%) Mockito
6 4 (3.54%) Subversion
7 1 (0.88%) Hudson
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (10.62%) Publishing
2 8 (7.08%) Finance
2 8 (7.08%) Retail
3 2 (1.77%) Marketing
3 2 (1.77%) Electronics
3 2 (1.77%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 94 (83.19%) Developer
2 26 (23.01%) C# Developer
3 18 (15.93%) .NET Developer
4 16 (14.16%) Programmer
5 15 (13.27%) Senior Developer
6 14 (12.39%) Designer
7 13 (11.50%) Senior Programmer
7 13 (11.50%) Python Developer
8 12 (10.62%) Web Designer
9 11 (9.73%) Web Developer
10 9 (7.96%) PHP Developer
11 7 (6.19%) Lead Developer
11 7 (6.19%) C# .NET Developer
12 6 (5.31%) UI Developer
12 6 (5.31%) UI Programmer
12 6 (5.31%) ASP.NET Developer
13 5 (4.42%) Java Developer
13 5 (4.42%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 5 (4.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 5 (4.42%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (83.19%) HTML
2 58 (51.33%) .NET
2 58 (51.33%) jQuery
3 40 (35.40%) ASP.NET
4 29 (25.66%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (21.24%) HTML5
6 20 (17.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 16 (14.16%) PhoneGap
8 15 (13.27%) Web Services
8 15 (13.27%) Django
9 14 (12.39%) CSS3
9 14 (12.39%) XML
10 13 (11.50%) Razor View Engine
10 13 (11.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 12 (10.62%) .NET Framework
12 11 (9.73%) Spring
13 9 (7.96%) WCF
14 7 (6.19%) ADO.NET
15 6 (5.31%) JSON
15 6 (5.31%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.16%) W3C
2 10 (8.85%) Open Source
2 10 (8.85%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.31%) FMCG
4 5 (4.42%) N-Tier
4 5 (4.42%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.54%) Social Media
6 2 (1.77%) Social Network
6 2 (1.77%) Graphic Design
6 2 (1.77%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.88%) Economics
7 1 (0.88%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.88%) Wiki
7 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.88%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.62%) Android
1 12 (10.62%) Apple iOS
2 7 (6.19%) UNIX
3 5 (4.42%) Linux
4 2 (1.77%) Mac OS
4 2 (1.77%) Debian
5 1 (0.88%) Windows
5 1 (0.88%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.88%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (41.59%) MVC
2 29 (25.66%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (15.04%) Web Development
4 13 (11.50%) SEO
4 13 (11.50%) Scrum
5 12 (10.62%) E-Commerce
6 10 (8.85%) Android Development
6 10 (8.85%) iOS Development
6 10 (8.85%) TDD
7 8 (7.08%) Mobile Application Development
8 7 (6.19%) OO
8 7 (6.19%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (5.31%) Kanban
9 6 (5.31%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (5.31%) Software Engineering
10 5 (4.42%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (3.54%) Pair Programming
11 4 (3.54%) OOP
11 4 (3.54%) Project Management
12 3 (2.65%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 81 (71.68%) JavaScript
2 57 (50.44%) C#
3 34 (30.09%) SQL
4 16 (14.16%) PHP
5 15 (13.27%) Python
6 14 (12.39%) Java
7 10 (8.85%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.65%) Erlang
9 2 (1.77%) C++
10 1 (0.88%) VBScript
10 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.88%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (7.96%) Degree
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) WAI
Vendors
1 24 (21.24%) Microsoft
2 19 (16.81%) Sitecore
3 13 (11.50%) IBM
4 8 (7.08%) Oracle
5 6 (5.31%) Atlassian
5 6 (5.31%) ATG
6 5 (4.42%) Adobe
6 5 (4.42%) Compuware
6 5 (4.42%) HP
6 5 (4.42%) Perforce
6 5 (4.42%) F5
7 2 (1.77%) Yahoo!
8 1 (0.88%) Quark
8 1 (0.88%) Telerik
8 1 (0.88%) Twitter
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