The first table below looks at the demand for CSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Colchester region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 18 16 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing CSS 19 17 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 9.95% 9.50% 18.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.76% 26.98% 30.66%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 41
Average salary £38,750 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.90% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
71 63 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 37.17% 35.20% 61.43%
Number of salaries quoted 65 51 119
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
CSS
Essex

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

CSS
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

CSS Salary Trend in Colchester

CSS
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CSS across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

CSS Salary Histogram in Colchester

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 38 (100.00%) HTML
1 38 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (47.37%) Ajax
3 16 (42.11%) jQuery
4 14 (36.84%) OO
5 13 (34.21%) JBoss
5 13 (34.21%) Swing
5 13 (34.21%) OOP
5 13 (34.21%) Project Management
5 13 (34.21%) E-Commerce
5 13 (34.21%) JMS
5 13 (34.21%) Data Mining
5 13 (34.21%) RDBMS
5 13 (34.21%) Java
5 13 (34.21%) PL/SQL
5 13 (34.21%) Oracle
5 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
5 13 (34.21%) Ant
5 13 (34.21%) J2EE
5 13 (34.21%) WebLogic
5 13 (34.21%) WebSphere
5 13 (34.21%) Degree
5 13 (34.21%) Computer Science
5 13 (34.21%) GlassFish
5 13 (34.21%) Hibernate
5 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (34.21%) Maven
5 13 (34.21%) NoSQL
5 13 (34.21%) Gradle
5 13 (34.21%) Relational Database

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 13 (34.21%) WebLogic
1 13 (34.21%) WebSphere
1 13 (34.21%) GlassFish
2 8 (21.05%) Umbraco
3 5 (13.16%) CMS
4 2 (5.26%) Joomla!
4 2 (5.26%) Drupal
Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Photoshop
2 5 (13.16%) GIMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
1 13 (34.21%) Data Mining
1 13 (34.21%) RDBMS
1 13 (34.21%) NoSQL
1 13 (34.21%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (34.21%) Ant
1 13 (34.21%) Maven
1 13 (34.21%) Gradle
2 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (31.58%) Automotive
2 6 (15.79%) Games
2 6 (15.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (92.11%) Developer
2 13 (34.21%) Java Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Web Developer
4 10 (26.32%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 7 (18.42%) UI Developer
5 7 (18.42%) UI Programmer
6 4 (10.53%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Web Designer
7 3 (7.89%) PHP Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Designer
7 3 (7.89%) User Experience Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Programmer
8 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.26%) PHP Web Developer
8 2 (5.26%) PHP Programmer
8 2 (5.26%) Web Programmer
9 1 (2.63%) Front-End Web Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Drupal Developer
9 1 (2.63%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) HTML
2 18 (47.37%) Ajax
3 16 (42.11%) jQuery
4 13 (34.21%) J2EE
4 13 (34.21%) Swing
4 13 (34.21%) JMS
4 13 (34.21%) Hibernate
5 6 (15.79%) JSON
6 5 (13.16%) CSS3
6 5 (13.16%) XHTML
6 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
6 5 (13.16%) .NET
6 5 (13.16%) HTML5
7 2 (5.26%) REST
7 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.63%) WCF
8 1 (2.63%) Backbone.js
8 1 (2.63%) Underscore.js
8 1 (2.63%) Semantic HTML
8 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) Computer Science
2 9 (23.68%) Mobile App
3 6 (15.79%) Online Games
4 3 (7.89%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) OO
2 13 (34.21%) E-Commerce
2 13 (34.21%) Project Management
2 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (34.21%) OOP
3 6 (15.79%) Web Development
4 3 (7.89%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (7.89%) MVC
4 3 (7.89%) SEO
4 3 (7.89%) Web Design
5 2 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (2.63%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (34.21%) Java
2 13 (34.21%) PL/SQL
3 12 (31.58%) PHP
4 6 (15.79%) Perl
5 4 (10.53%) SQL
6 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.26%) Python
6 2 (5.26%) Objective-C
6 2 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.95%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) Oracle
1 13 (34.21%) JBoss
2 10 (26.32%) Adobe
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft