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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 18 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing CSS 118 114 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 9.88% 9.54% 8.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.83% 27.34% 24.37%
Number of salaries quoted 109 101 94
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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
424 417 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 35.51% 34.90% 35.35%
Number of salaries quoted 329 376 359
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +12 37 £35,000 -9.67% 2
Southend-on-Sea +10 22 £30,000 -33.33% 2
Witham +3 7 £37,500 +1.35%
Basildon -9 3 £25,000 -23.07% 1
Billericay - 3 £27,500 -
Leigh-on-Sea - 3 £32,500 -
Waltham Abbey +2 2 £47,500 +137.50% 1
Harlow -3 2 £35,750 -18.75%
Chelmsford -20 2 £30,500 -11.91%
Brentwood - 2 £62,500 - 1
Chigwell - 1 £37,500 -
Wickford - 1 £26,500 - 1
CSS
East of England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 253 (96.56%) HTML
2 238 (90.84%) JavaScript
3 154 (58.78%) .NET
4 146 (55.73%) C#
4 146 (55.73%) jQuery
5 116 (44.27%) SQL Server
6 96 (36.64%) ASP.NET
7 88 (33.59%) MVC
8 80 (30.53%) User Experience
9 64 (24.43%) Microsoft
9 64 (24.43%) VB.NET
10 63 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
11 62 (23.66%) SQL
12 58 (22.14%) Relational Database
13 56 (21.37%) PHP
14 55 (20.99%) MySQL
15 52 (19.85%) MS Excel
16 44 (16.79%) SDLC
17 43 (16.41%) Ajax
18 42 (16.03%) HTML5
19 41 (15.65%) Team Foundation Server
20 37 (14.12%) Git (software)
20 37 (14.12%) Degree
20 37 (14.12%) Finance
20 37 (14.12%) OO
21 36 (13.74%) ASP.NET MVC
22 35 (13.36%) OOP
23 34 (12.98%) XML
24 33 (12.60%) E-Commerce
24 33 (12.60%) Oracle

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 23 (8.78%) CMS
2 12 (4.58%) Node.js
3 11 (4.20%) WordPress
4 10 (3.82%) SharePoint
5 9 (3.44%) WebSphere
6 7 (2.67%) JBoss
7 6 (2.29%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.53%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (1.53%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.53%) IIS
9 2 (0.76%) Apache
9 2 (0.76%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.76%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.76%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 52 (19.85%) MS Excel
2 20 (7.63%) Photoshop
3 10 (3.82%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (1.53%) InDesign
4 4 (1.53%) Mingle
5 3 (1.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.76%) MS Office
6 2 (0.76%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.76%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.38%) Office 365
1 1 (0.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.91%) Firewall
2 4 (1.53%) Cisco PIX
2 4 (1.53%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (1.53%) FWSM
2 4 (1.53%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (1.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (1.15%) HTTP
3 3 (1.15%) Internet
4 2 (0.76%) FTP
5 1 (0.38%) Cisco ICM
5 1 (0.38%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (44.27%) SQL Server
2 58 (22.14%) Relational Database
3 55 (20.99%) MySQL
4 15 (5.73%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (4.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (4.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (4.20%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (2.67%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.91%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.53%) RavenDB
10 4 (1.53%) Neo4j
10 4 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.53%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (1.15%) DB2
11 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.76%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 41 (15.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 37 (14.12%) Git (software)
3 26 (9.92%) Visual Studio
4 14 (5.34%) Grunt
5 8 (3.05%) PHPUnit
6 7 (2.67%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (1.91%) Maven
7 5 (1.91%) Ant
8 4 (1.53%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.53%) MSTest
8 4 (1.53%) NUnit
9 3 (1.15%) Selenium
9 3 (1.15%) Moq
9 3 (1.15%) SpecFlow
9 3 (1.15%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.76%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.76%) Gradle
11 1 (0.38%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.38%) Subversion
General
1 37 (14.12%) Finance
2 13 (4.96%) Marketing
3 11 (4.20%) Games
4 6 (2.29%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.29%) Automotive
5 5 (1.91%) Law
6 4 (1.53%) Advertising
7 3 (1.15%) Retail
8 1 (0.38%) Avionics
8 1 (0.38%) Legal
8 1 (0.38%) Back Office
8 1 (0.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 242 (92.37%) Developer
2 82 (31.30%) .NET Developer
3 74 (28.24%) Web Developer
4 54 (20.61%) C# Developer
4 54 (20.61%) C# .NET Developer
5 44 (16.79%) Junior
6 42 (16.03%) Junior Developer
7 33 (12.60%) .NET Web Developer
8 32 (12.21%) C# Web Developer
9 28 (10.69%) Junior .NET Developer
9 28 (10.69%) PHP Developer
9 28 (10.69%) Software Developer
9 28 (10.69%) Programmer
10 26 (9.92%) AWS Developer
11 20 (7.63%) Designer
12 18 (6.87%) Front-End Developer
13 15 (5.73%) Java Developer
13 15 (5.73%) Software Engineer
14 14 (5.34%) Web Designer
14 14 (5.34%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 253 (96.56%) HTML
2 154 (58.78%) .NET
3 146 (55.73%) jQuery
4 96 (36.64%) ASP.NET
5 43 (16.41%) Ajax
6 42 (16.03%) HTML5
7 36 (13.74%) ASP.NET MVC
8 34 (12.98%) XML
9 31 (11.83%) .NET Framework
9 31 (11.83%) CSS3
10 28 (10.69%) Sass
11 26 (9.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 22 (8.40%) JSON
13 20 (7.63%) WCF
14 19 (7.25%) Laravel
15 18 (6.87%) CakePHP
15 18 (6.87%) Symfony
16 16 (6.11%) J2EE
16 16 (6.11%) AngularJS
16 16 (6.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 80 (30.53%) User Experience
2 27 (10.31%) Computer Science
3 18 (6.87%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.67%) EPoS
5 6 (2.29%) Blog
6 5 (1.91%) NHS
6 5 (1.91%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.91%) FMCG
7 4 (1.53%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.76%) Social Media
9 1 (0.38%) iPad
9 1 (0.38%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.38%) iPhone
9 1 (0.38%) Statistics
9 1 (0.38%) Robotics
9 1 (0.38%) Social Network
9 1 (0.38%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.11%) Windows
2 6 (2.29%) Linux
3 4 (1.53%) CentOS
4 3 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.76%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.76%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.38%) UNIX
6 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.38%) Android
6 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (33.59%) MVC
2 63 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (16.79%) SDLC
4 37 (14.12%) OO
5 35 (13.36%) OOP
6 33 (12.60%) E-Commerce
6 33 (12.60%) Software Engineering
7 30 (11.45%) Scrum
8 29 (11.07%) Project Management
9 21 (8.02%) TDD
10 20 (7.63%) Unit Testing
11 16 (6.11%) Workflow
11 16 (6.11%) Web Application Development
12 13 (4.96%) Web Development
13 12 (4.58%) Web Design
13 12 (4.58%) Responsive Web Design
14 10 (3.82%) Content Management
15 9 (3.44%) Wealth Management
16 8 (3.05%) OOD
16 8 (3.05%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 238 (90.84%) JavaScript
2 146 (55.73%) C#
3 64 (24.43%) VB.NET
4 62 (23.66%) SQL
5 56 (21.37%) PHP
6 18 (6.87%) Java
7 13 (4.96%) VB
8 10 (3.82%) T-SQL
9 8 (3.05%) VBScript
9 8 (3.05%) PowerShell
10 5 (1.91%) PHP5
11 4 (1.53%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.15%) Perl
13 2 (0.76%) VBA
14 1 (0.38%) Tcl
14 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.38%) VB6
14 1 (0.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 37 (14.12%) Degree
2 8 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.53%) MCSD
3 4 (1.53%) MCSE
3 4 (1.53%) MCTS
4 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.38%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.20%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.53%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.38%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 64 (24.43%) Microsoft
2 33 (12.60%) Oracle
3 18 (6.87%) Adobe
4 7 (2.67%) Google
4 7 (2.67%) Facebook
5 6 (2.29%) Cisco
6 4 (1.53%) F5
6 4 (1.53%) Juniper
6 4 (1.53%) VMware
7 3 (1.15%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.15%) DevExpress
8 2 (0.76%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.76%) SAP
8 2 (0.76%) Nintex
9 1 (0.38%) Telerik
9 1 (0.38%) Apple
9 1 (0.38%) Twitter
Shenfield, Essex
Pure Resourcing Solutions Ltd
Salary: Not specified
Posted: 9 hours ago
Waltham Abbey, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Share options
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wickford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 40k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + company shares
Posted: 5 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum + bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Essex
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago