The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 22 12 27
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Permanent jobs citing CSS 111 145 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 9.06% 13.86% 6.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.37% 36.07% 18.67%
Number of salaries quoted 103 128 56
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
CSS
East of England

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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
421 402 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 34.37% 38.43% 36.57%
Number of salaries quoted 342 314 282
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

CSS
Salary Trend in Essex

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

CSS Salary Trend in Essex

CSS
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CSS across the Essex region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

CSS Salary Histogram in Essex

CSS
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Essex region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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
Colchester -8 26 £28,500 -36.66% 5
Southend-on-Sea -4 22 £40,000 +45.45% 2
Chelmsford +4 13 £35,500 -11.25% 3
Witham +2 7 £37,000 +48.00%
Harlow -2 7 £26,500 -51.81%
Brentwood -17 5 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Basildon +8 3 £31,500 -21.25%
Braintree -2 3 £35,000 -
Billericay +7 1 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Waltham Abbey - 1 - - 1
CSS
East of England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

1 207 (86.25%) JavaScript
2 202 (84.17%) HTML
3 187 (77.92%) .NET
4 169 (70.42%) C#
5 135 (56.25%) jQuery
6 131 (54.58%) MVC
7 130 (54.17%) ASP.NET
8 117 (48.75%) SQL Server
9 110 (45.83%) SQL
10 65 (27.08%) ASP.NET MVC
10 65 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
10 65 (27.08%) .NET Framework
11 55 (22.92%) HTML5
11 55 (22.92%) Web Services
12 52 (21.67%) Microsoft
13 49 (20.42%) WCF
14 48 (20.00%) Degree
15 42 (17.50%) XML
16 37 (15.42%) Software Engineering
17 36 (15.00%) E-Commerce
18 35 (14.58%) VB.NET
19 34 (14.17%) Ajax
20 32 (13.33%) SEO
21 31 (12.92%) CSS3
22 30 (12.50%) OOP
23 28 (11.67%) Web Development
23 28 (11.67%) Relational Database
24 27 (11.25%) OO
24 27 (11.25%) Visual Studio
25 26 (10.83%) SharePoint

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 26 (10.83%) SharePoint
2 13 (5.42%) IIS
3 10 (4.17%) JBoss
3 10 (4.17%) CMS
3 10 (4.17%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.08%) WordPress
5 3 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.25%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.42%) Apache
6 1 (0.42%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (7.08%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.00%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (1.25%) Mingle
5 2 (0.83%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) WebTrends
1 1 (0.42%) AWD
1 1 (0.42%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.42%) Sage 50
1 1 (0.42%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.33%) HTTP
2 5 (2.08%) Firewall
2 5 (2.08%) Cisco PIX
2 5 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (2.08%) FWSM
2 5 (2.08%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (2.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (1.25%) Internet
4 2 (0.83%) DNS
5 1 (0.42%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (48.75%) SQL Server
2 28 (11.67%) Relational Database
3 20 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (5.83%) MySQL
4 14 (5.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (3.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (2.92%) RDBMS
6 7 (2.92%) DB2
7 5 (2.08%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.25%) RavenDB
9 3 (1.25%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 27 (11.25%) Visual Studio
2 22 (9.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (5.42%) Subversion
3 13 (5.42%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (2.50%) Selenium
4 6 (2.50%) TeamCity
4 6 (2.50%) NUnit
4 6 (2.50%) Moq
4 6 (2.50%) SpecFlow
5 4 (1.67%) SoapUI
6 3 (1.25%) Mercurial
6 3 (1.25%) NCover
6 3 (1.25%) StyleCop
6 3 (1.25%) MSTest
6 3 (1.25%) CruiseControl
6 3 (1.25%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (1.25%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (1.25%) JIRA
6 3 (1.25%) ReSharper
General
1 24 (10.00%) Finance
2 15 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 13 (5.42%) Marketing
4 8 (3.33%) Retail
5 7 (2.92%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.83%) Games
6 2 (0.83%) Back Office
7 1 (0.42%) Legal
7 1 (0.42%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 218 (90.83%) Developer
2 87 (36.25%) C# Developer
3 76 (31.67%) .NET Developer
4 69 (28.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 50 (20.83%) Web Developer
6 42 (17.50%) Senior Developer
7 32 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 30 (12.50%) Programmer
9 28 (11.67%) .NET Web Developer
10 24 (10.00%) C# Web Developer
11 21 (8.75%) Software Developer
12 14 (5.83%) Junior
12 14 (5.83%) Software Engineer
12 14 (5.83%) Junior Developer
13 13 (5.42%) Senior .NET Developer
14 12 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
14 12 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
15 9 (3.75%) Java Developer
15 9 (3.75%) Agile .NET Developer
16 7 (2.92%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (84.17%) HTML
2 187 (77.92%) .NET
3 135 (56.25%) jQuery
4 130 (54.17%) ASP.NET
5 65 (27.08%) .NET Framework
5 65 (27.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 55 (22.92%) HTML5
6 55 (22.92%) Web Services
7 49 (20.42%) WCF
8 42 (17.50%) XML
9 34 (14.17%) Ajax
10 31 (12.92%) CSS3
11 25 (10.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 23 (9.58%) ASP.NET Web API
13 20 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 19 (7.92%) LINQ
15 18 (7.50%) JSP
16 17 (7.08%) LINQ to SQL
17 16 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 15 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.17%) Computer Science
2 17 (7.08%) Open Source
3 15 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (5.42%) User Experience
5 10 (4.17%) FMCG
5 10 (4.17%) N-Tier
6 9 (3.75%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.25%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.25%) Social Media
8 2 (0.83%) Ergonomics
8 2 (0.83%) Graphic Design
8 2 (0.83%) Blog
8 2 (0.83%) Social Network
9 1 (0.42%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (9.58%) Windows
2 4 (1.67%) Linux
3 3 (1.25%) Android
3 3 (1.25%) CentOS
3 3 (1.25%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.42%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (54.58%) MVC
2 65 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (15.42%) Software Engineering
4 36 (15.00%) E-Commerce
5 32 (13.33%) SEO
6 30 (12.50%) OOP
7 28 (11.67%) Web Development
8 27 (11.25%) OO
9 22 (9.17%) Workflow
10 18 (7.50%) Web Application Development
11 17 (7.08%) Responsive Web Design
12 16 (6.67%) Waterfall
12 16 (6.67%) OOD
13 13 (5.42%) ITIL
14 12 (5.00%) Scrum
15 11 (4.58%) TDD
15 11 (4.58%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (4.58%) Time Management
16 10 (4.17%) ETL
16 10 (4.17%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 207 (86.25%) JavaScript
2 169 (70.42%) C#
3 110 (45.83%) SQL
4 35 (14.58%) VB.NET
5 22 (9.17%) Java
6 18 (7.50%) PHP
7 14 (5.83%) VB
8 12 (5.00%) VBScript
9 11 (4.58%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.50%) VBA
10 6 (2.50%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.25%) Python
11 3 (1.25%) XPath
12 2 (0.83%) Ruby
12 2 (0.83%) C
13 1 (0.42%) Delphi
13 1 (0.42%) XAML
Qualifications
1 48 (20.00%) Degree
2 8 (3.33%) VCP4
3 7 (2.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (2.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.25%) MCTS
5 3 (1.25%) MCSD
5 3 (1.25%) MCSE
6 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.25%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 3 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 52 (21.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.58%) Tableau
3 7 (2.92%) Adobe
4 6 (2.50%) IBM
5 5 (2.08%) Cisco
5 5 (2.08%) Juniper
5 5 (2.08%) F5
6 4 (1.67%) Oracle
6 4 (1.67%) Business Objects
7 3 (1.25%) HP
7 3 (1.25%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.25%) DevExpress
8 2 (0.83%) Facebook
8 2 (0.83%) Twitter
9 1 (0.42%) Sage
9 1 (0.42%) Telerik
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Essex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £29000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Waltham Abbey
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tiptree, Essex
JobServe Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 40k plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 35k plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Training Budget
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
QA Limited
Salary: £153.75 per week
Posted: 10 days ago
Colchester, Essex
RecruitmentRevolution.com
Posted: 13 days ago
Brentwood
Computer Futures
Salary: £48000 - £54000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Colchester
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £30,000
Posted: 15 days ago