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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 18 8 21
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Permanent jobs citing CSS 127 161 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 9.90% 16.89% 8.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.04% 45.48% 22.38%
Number of salaries quoted 113 151 73
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
453 354 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 35.31% 37.15% 40.07%
Number of salaries quoted 355 295 319
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Southend-on-Sea 0 31 £42,500 +41.66% 5
Colchester -12 15 £28,500 -36.66% 3
Chelmsford -4 13 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Witham +2 12 £40,000 +60.00%
Harlow +1 4 £26,500 -
Brentwood -19 4 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Basildon +6 2 £41,250 -8.33%
Waltham Abbey +1 1 - -
Purfleet - 1 £47,000 -
CSS
East of England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 183 (84.72%) HTML
2 182 (84.26%) JavaScript
3 156 (72.22%) .NET
4 140 (64.81%) C#
5 128 (59.26%) jQuery
6 113 (52.31%) MVC
7 109 (50.46%) ASP.NET
8 94 (43.52%) SQL Server
9 92 (42.59%) SQL
10 58 (26.85%) .NET Framework
11 57 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
12 55 (25.46%) HTML5
13 51 (23.61%) Web Services
14 46 (21.30%) ASP.NET MVC
14 46 (21.30%) WCF
15 42 (19.44%) E-Commerce
16 40 (18.52%) Degree
17 39 (18.06%) CSS3
18 35 (16.20%) Web Development
18 35 (16.20%) XML
18 35 (16.20%) SEO
19 34 (15.74%) Microsoft
20 31 (14.35%) Ajax
21 26 (12.04%) SharePoint
21 26 (12.04%) OO
22 25 (11.57%) Responsive Web Design
23 24 (11.11%) Software Engineering
23 24 (11.11%) Java
24 23 (10.65%) VB.NET
24 23 (10.65%) Visual Studio

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (12.04%) SharePoint
2 14 (6.48%) IIS
3 12 (5.56%) JBoss
4 10 (4.63%) CMS
5 8 (3.70%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.85%) WordPress
7 3 (1.39%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.39%) Node.js
8 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.93%) PrestaShop
9 1 (0.46%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (4.17%) Photoshop
2 7 (3.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (2.31%) MS Excel
4 4 (1.85%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (1.85%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.93%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 6 (2.78%) Magento
2 3 (1.39%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.46%) Sage 300 ERP
3 1 (0.46%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.46%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.46%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.93%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.70%) HTTP
2 3 (1.39%) Intranet
2 3 (1.39%) Internet
2 3 (1.39%) FTP
3 2 (0.93%) DNS
4 1 (0.46%) FWSM
4 1 (0.46%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.46%) Firewall
4 1 (0.46%) LDAP
4 1 (0.46%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (0.46%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (43.52%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.26%) Relational Database
3 19 (8.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (5.09%) MySQL
6 9 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.31%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (1.85%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.85%) DB2
9 3 (1.39%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 23 (10.65%) Visual Studio
2 18 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (6.02%) Subversion
3 13 (6.02%) Git (software)
4 8 (3.70%) Dreamweaver
5 4 (1.85%) Selenium
6 3 (1.39%) SpecFlow
6 3 (1.39%) NCrunch
6 3 (1.39%) NSubstitute
6 3 (1.39%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (1.39%) CruiseControl
6 3 (1.39%) NUnit
6 3 (1.39%) JIRA
6 3 (1.39%) ReSharper
6 3 (1.39%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.39%) Mercurial
6 3 (1.39%) Moq
6 3 (1.39%) NCover
6 3 (1.39%) StyleCop
6 3 (1.39%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (6.48%) Telecoms
1 14 (6.48%) Finance
2 12 (5.56%) Marketing
3 7 (3.24%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.78%) Retail
5 1 (0.46%) Automotive
5 1 (0.46%) Legal
5 1 (0.46%) Back Office
5 1 (0.46%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 191 (88.43%) Developer
2 71 (32.87%) C# Developer
3 60 (27.78%) .NET Developer
4 53 (24.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 50 (23.15%) Web Developer
6 45 (20.83%) Senior Developer
7 25 (11.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 19 (8.80%) Programmer
8 19 (8.80%) .NET Web Developer
9 15 (6.94%) C# Web Developer
10 13 (6.02%) Software Developer
10 13 (6.02%) ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (6.02%) Senior .NET Developer
11 12 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
12 11 (5.09%) Senior Web Developer
12 11 (5.09%) Designer
12 11 (5.09%) Front-End Developer
13 10 (4.63%) Software Engineer
14 8 (3.70%) Junior
14 8 (3.70%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (84.72%) HTML
2 156 (72.22%) .NET
3 128 (59.26%) jQuery
4 109 (50.46%) ASP.NET
5 58 (26.85%) .NET Framework
6 55 (25.46%) HTML5
7 51 (23.61%) Web Services
8 46 (21.30%) ASP.NET MVC
8 46 (21.30%) WCF
9 39 (18.06%) CSS3
10 35 (16.20%) XML
11 31 (14.35%) Ajax
12 19 (8.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 19 (8.80%) ASP.NET Web API
13 18 (8.33%) LINQ
14 17 (7.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 16 (7.41%) LINQ to SQL
16 15 (6.94%) JSP
17 14 (6.48%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 13 (6.02%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.72%) Open Source
2 17 (7.87%) Computer Science
3 12 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.63%) N-Tier
4 10 (4.63%) User Experience
5 9 (4.17%) Mathematics
6 8 (3.70%) FMCG
7 5 (2.31%) Social Media
8 3 (1.39%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.39%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.39%) Blog
8 3 (1.39%) Life Science
8 3 (1.39%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.93%) Ergonomics
9 2 (0.93%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.93%) Social Network
10 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.46%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.87%) Windows
2 3 (1.39%) Android
2 3 (1.39%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.46%) Windows Phone
3 1 (0.46%) UNIX
3 1 (0.46%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (52.31%) MVC
2 57 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (19.44%) E-Commerce
4 35 (16.20%) Web Development
4 35 (16.20%) SEO
5 26 (12.04%) OO
6 25 (11.57%) Responsive Web Design
7 24 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 22 (10.19%) Workflow
9 21 (9.72%) OOP
10 17 (7.87%) OOD
11 16 (7.41%) Web Application Development
12 13 (6.02%) Waterfall
12 13 (6.02%) ITIL
13 12 (5.56%) Scrum
13 12 (5.56%) Analytics
14 11 (5.09%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (5.09%) Time Management
15 10 (4.63%) Content Management
15 10 (4.63%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 182 (84.26%) JavaScript
2 140 (64.81%) C#
3 92 (42.59%) SQL
4 24 (11.11%) Java
5 23 (10.65%) VB.NET
6 21 (9.72%) PHP
7 13 (6.02%) VBScript
8 12 (5.56%) VB
8 12 (5.56%) T-SQL
9 6 (2.78%) Python
10 4 (1.85%) VBA
11 3 (1.39%) XPath
12 2 (0.93%) PHP5
12 2 (0.93%) Ruby
12 2 (0.93%) C
13 1 (0.46%) XAML
13 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.46%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 40 (18.52%) Degree
2 7 (3.24%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (15.74%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.56%) Adobe
3 11 (5.09%) Tableau
4 9 (4.17%) Twitter
5 6 (2.78%) IBM
6 5 (2.31%) Facebook
7 3 (1.39%) Business Objects
7 3 (1.39%) HP
7 3 (1.39%) Google
8 1 (0.46%) Sage
8 1 (0.46%) Juniper
8 1 (0.46%) Cisco
8 1 (0.46%) F5
Chelmsford, Essex
Vadis People
Salary: Up to £36,000 + Ex BEns
Posted: 8 hours ago
Tiptree, Essex
JobServe Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Training Budget
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 40k plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £16500 - £16640 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tiptree, Essex
JobServe Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Colchester
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 16 days ago
Chelmsford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Billericay
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Brentwood
Computer Futures
Salary: £52987 - £57987 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + great bens
Posted: 26 days ago