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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 21 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing CSS 85 117 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 7.76% 10.61% 11.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.79% 32.23% 26.89%
Number of salaries quoted 64 111 102
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £47,500 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
373 363 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 34.03% 32.91% 43.85%
Number of salaries quoted 305 327 373
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 -15 10 £50,000 +63.93% 5
Basildon +2 9 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Southend-on-Sea 0 8 £40,000 - 2
Chelmsford -6 5 £22,500 -41.93% 1
Hockley - 5 £30,000 -
Saffron Walden - 4 £29,000 -
Waltham Abbey +1 3 £20,000 -52.94%
Witham - 2 £37,000 - 1
Harlow - 2 £34,750 -
CSS
East of England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 187 (89.05%) HTML
2 165 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 118 (56.19%) .NET
4 106 (50.48%) C#
5 104 (49.52%) SQL Server
6 95 (45.24%) ASP.NET
7 83 (39.52%) jQuery
8 78 (37.14%) MVC
9 65 (30.95%) OO
10 57 (27.14%) SQL
11 54 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
11 54 (25.71%) Ajax
12 50 (23.81%) Microsoft
13 48 (22.86%) PHP
14 46 (21.90%) Degree
15 40 (19.05%) HTML5
15 40 (19.05%) CSS3
16 38 (18.10%) E-Commerce
17 36 (17.14%) XML
18 32 (15.24%) TDD
18 32 (15.24%) ASP.NET MVC
18 32 (15.24%) User Experience
19 28 (13.33%) Web Development
20 27 (12.86%) Web Services
20 27 (12.86%) Relational Database
21 26 (12.38%) OOP
21 26 (12.38%) Java
21 26 (12.38%) MySQL
22 25 (11.90%) Marketing
23 23 (10.95%) VB.NET

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 19 (9.05%) SharePoint
2 15 (7.14%) CMS
3 13 (6.19%) WebSphere
3 13 (6.19%) GlassFish
3 13 (6.19%) WebLogic
4 8 (3.81%) IIS
5 7 (3.33%) Umbraco
5 7 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (3.33%) Drupal
6 5 (2.38%) PrestaShop
6 5 (2.38%) Node.js
6 5 (2.38%) WordPress
7 4 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.43%) Apache
9 2 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.95%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.48%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 18 (8.57%) Photoshop
2 11 (5.24%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.86%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (1.43%) InDesign
4 3 (1.43%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.95%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.95%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 8 (3.81%) Magento
2 6 (2.86%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.38%) FTP
2 4 (1.90%) HTTP
2 4 (1.90%) Internet
3 3 (1.43%) Intranet
4 2 (0.95%) Firewall
4 2 (0.95%) DNS
4 2 (0.95%) DHCP
5 1 (0.48%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (49.52%) SQL Server
2 27 (12.86%) Relational Database
3 26 (12.38%) MySQL
4 13 (6.19%) NoSQL
4 13 (6.19%) Data Mining
4 13 (6.19%) RDBMS
5 11 (5.24%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.38%) QlikView
7 5 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.90%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (1.43%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (1.43%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.43%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.48%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 13 (6.19%) Ant
1 13 (6.19%) Maven
1 13 (6.19%) Gradle
2 9 (4.29%) Dreamweaver
3 8 (3.81%) Git (software)
4 7 (3.33%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.95%) Mocha
7 2 (0.95%) Subversion
7 2 (0.95%) Grunt
8 1 (0.48%) Selenium
General
1 25 (11.90%) Marketing
2 18 (8.57%) Automotive
3 7 (3.33%) Finance
4 6 (2.86%) Back Office
5 5 (2.38%) Retail
6 4 (1.90%) Games
7 2 (0.95%) Advertising
7 2 (0.95%) Electronics
7 2 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.48%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.48%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 177 (84.29%) Developer
2 48 (22.86%) Web Developer
3 45 (21.43%) C# Developer
4 33 (15.71%) .NET Developer
5 27 (12.86%) C# .NET Developer
6 26 (12.38%) Front-End Developer
7 24 (11.43%) Designer
8 22 (10.48%) Web Designer
9 20 (9.52%) Java Developer
10 19 (9.05%) Programmer
10 19 (9.05%) Software Developer
11 18 (8.57%) Senior Developer
12 16 (7.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 15 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
14 14 (6.67%) Applications Developer
15 11 (5.24%) .NET Applications Developer
16 10 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
16 10 (4.76%) C# Application Developer
17 7 (3.33%) .NET Programmer
17 7 (3.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (89.05%) HTML
2 118 (56.19%) .NET
3 95 (45.24%) ASP.NET
4 83 (39.52%) jQuery
5 54 (25.71%) Ajax
6 40 (19.05%) HTML5
6 40 (19.05%) CSS3
7 36 (17.14%) XML
8 32 (15.24%) ASP.NET MVC
9 27 (12.86%) Web Services
10 22 (10.48%) .NET Framework
11 20 (9.52%) WCF
12 15 (7.14%) XHTML
13 13 (6.19%) Swing
13 13 (6.19%) J2EE
13 13 (6.19%) JMS
13 13 (6.19%) Hibernate
14 12 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (5.24%) Backbone.js
15 11 (5.24%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.24%) User Experience
2 21 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 12 (5.71%) Mobile App
4 11 (5.24%) Open Source
5 7 (3.33%) Inversion of Control
5 7 (3.33%) Social Media
6 6 (2.86%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.86%) Digital Media
7 5 (2.38%) Blog
7 5 (2.38%) Telematics
8 4 (1.90%) Online Games
9 3 (1.43%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.43%) Life Science
10 2 (0.95%) iPad
10 2 (0.95%) FMCG
10 2 (0.95%) iPhone
10 2 (0.95%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.95%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.95%) Ergonomics
10 2 (0.95%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.71%) Windows
2 8 (3.81%) Linux
3 5 (2.38%) Android
4 3 (1.43%) UNIX
5 2 (0.95%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.48%) Fedora
6 1 (0.48%) CentOS
6 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (37.14%) MVC
2 65 (30.95%) OO
3 54 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (18.10%) E-Commerce
5 32 (15.24%) TDD
6 28 (13.33%) Web Development
7 26 (12.38%) OOP
8 19 (9.05%) Project Management
8 19 (9.05%) SEO
9 14 (6.67%) Unit Testing
10 12 (5.71%) Software Engineering
11 11 (5.24%) Workflow
11 11 (5.24%) Scrum
11 11 (5.24%) Responsive Web Design
12 10 (4.76%) Web Design
13 9 (4.29%) Change Control
14 7 (3.33%) Email Marketing
14 7 (3.33%) Risk Management
14 7 (3.33%) RAD
15 6 (2.86%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 165 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 106 (50.48%) C#
3 57 (27.14%) SQL
4 48 (22.86%) PHP
5 26 (12.38%) Java
6 23 (10.95%) VB.NET
7 14 (6.67%) PL/SQL
7 14 (6.67%) T-SQL
8 7 (3.33%) F#
9 6 (2.86%) VBScript
9 6 (2.86%) VB
10 5 (2.38%) C++
10 5 (2.38%) Python
10 5 (2.38%) PHP5
11 4 (1.90%) Perl
12 3 (1.43%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.95%) ActionScript
13 2 (0.95%) VBA
14 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 46 (21.90%) Degree
2 2 (0.95%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.81%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 50 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.00%) Adobe
3 19 (9.05%) Oracle
3 19 (9.05%) JBoss
4 11 (5.24%) Twitter
5 6 (2.86%) Google
6 5 (2.38%) Facebook
6 5 (2.38%) Sybase
7 3 (1.43%) Bloomberg
7 3 (1.43%) Zend
Colchester, Essex
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Witham, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 37k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £25,000 + Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Colchester
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Chelmsford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago