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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 22 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs citing CSS 86 99 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 7.52% 8.80% 12.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.75% 25.32% 27.42%
Number of salaries quoted 71 96 124
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,900 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
378 391 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 33.04% 34.76% 45.30%
Number of salaries quoted 324 358 433
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 20 August 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 20 August 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
Basildon +12 10 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Colchester -11 10 £50,000 +81.81% 5
Chelmsford -4 7 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Hockley - 5 £30,000 -
Southend-on-Sea -7 4 £40,000 +2.56% 3
Saffron Walden - 4 £29,000 -
Waltham Abbey 0 3 £20,000 -50.00%
Witham 0 3 £37,000 -7.50%
Harlow +4 2 £30,000 +5.26%
CSS
East of England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 208 (90.04%) HTML
2 180 (77.92%) JavaScript
3 130 (56.28%) .NET
4 117 (50.65%) C#
5 109 (47.19%) SQL Server
6 104 (45.02%) ASP.NET
7 89 (38.53%) jQuery
8 87 (37.66%) MVC
9 71 (30.74%) OO
10 68 (29.44%) SQL
11 65 (28.14%) Ajax
12 59 (25.54%) Microsoft
13 53 (22.94%) PHP
14 52 (22.51%) Degree
15 46 (19.91%) HTML5
16 44 (19.05%) XML
16 44 (19.05%) E-Commerce
17 41 (17.75%) Agile Software Development
18 40 (17.32%) CSS3
19 39 (16.88%) TDD
20 36 (15.58%) ASP.NET MVC
21 32 (13.85%) Web Services
22 31 (13.42%) Adobe
23 30 (12.99%) Marketing
23 30 (12.99%) Web Development
24 29 (12.55%) OOP
24 29 (12.55%) MySQL
25 27 (11.69%) VB.NET
26 26 (11.26%) Relational Database
27 25 (10.82%) .NET Framework

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (8.23%) SharePoint
2 14 (6.06%) CMS
3 13 (5.63%) WebSphere
3 13 (5.63%) WebLogic
3 13 (5.63%) GlassFish
4 11 (4.76%) Umbraco
5 10 (4.33%) WordPress
6 9 (3.90%) Node.js
7 8 (3.46%) Drupal
8 7 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (3.03%) IIS
9 5 (2.16%) PrestaShop
10 4 (1.73%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (1.30%) Joomla!
11 3 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.87%) Content Management Server
12 2 (0.87%) Apache
Applications
1 24 (10.39%) Photoshop
2 18 (7.79%) MS Excel
3 9 (3.90%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (2.60%) InDesign
5 5 (2.16%) GIMP
6 3 (1.30%) Adobe After Effects
6 3 (1.30%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.87%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.03%) Magento
2 6 (2.60%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.30%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.73%) FTP
1 4 (1.73%) HTTP
2 3 (1.30%) DNS
2 3 (1.30%) Intranet
2 3 (1.30%) DHCP
2 3 (1.30%) Firewall
3 1 (0.43%) LDAP
3 1 (0.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (47.19%) SQL Server
2 29 (12.55%) MySQL
3 26 (11.26%) Relational Database
4 16 (6.93%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (5.63%) Data Mining
5 13 (5.63%) RDBMS
5 13 (5.63%) NoSQL
6 8 (3.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
8 6 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (2.16%) QlikView
10 4 (1.73%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (1.73%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.30%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.43%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 13 (5.63%) Ant
1 13 (5.63%) Maven
1 13 (5.63%) Gradle
2 12 (5.19%) Git (software)
3 11 (4.76%) Visual Studio
4 8 (3.46%) Dreamweaver
5 7 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (2.16%) Mocha
6 5 (2.16%) Grunt
7 2 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.43%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.43%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.43%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.43%) NUnit
8 1 (0.43%) Subversion
8 1 (0.43%) JIRA
8 1 (0.43%) Selenium
8 1 (0.43%) TeamCity
General
1 30 (12.99%) Marketing
2 18 (7.79%) Automotive
3 11 (4.76%) Finance
4 7 (3.03%) Back Office
5 5 (2.16%) Advertising
5 5 (2.16%) Games
5 5 (2.16%) Retail
6 2 (0.87%) Electronics
6 2 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.43%) Banking
7 1 (0.43%) Publishing
7 1 (0.43%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.43%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 192 (83.12%) Developer
2 45 (19.48%) C# Developer
3 42 (18.18%) Web Developer
4 40 (17.32%) .NET Developer
5 28 (12.12%) C# .NET Developer
6 27 (11.69%) Designer
7 26 (11.26%) Software Developer
8 24 (10.39%) Front-End Developer
9 23 (9.96%) Web Designer
10 22 (9.52%) Programmer
11 19 (8.23%) Java Developer
12 18 (7.79%) Senior Developer
13 17 (7.36%) ASP.NET Developer
14 16 (6.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 15 (6.49%) Applications Developer
16 12 (5.19%) Junior
16 12 (5.19%) UI Developer
16 12 (5.19%) UI Programmer
17 11 (4.76%) .NET Applications Developer
17 11 (4.76%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 208 (90.04%) HTML
2 130 (56.28%) .NET
3 104 (45.02%) ASP.NET
4 89 (38.53%) jQuery
5 65 (28.14%) Ajax
6 46 (19.91%) HTML5
7 44 (19.05%) XML
8 40 (17.32%) CSS3
9 36 (15.58%) ASP.NET MVC
10 32 (13.85%) Web Services
11 25 (10.82%) .NET Framework
12 24 (10.39%) XHTML
13 20 (8.66%) WCF
14 16 (6.93%) Backbone.js
15 14 (6.06%) JSON
16 13 (5.63%) Hibernate
16 13 (5.63%) JMS
16 13 (5.63%) Swing
16 13 (5.63%) J2EE
17 12 (5.19%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.39%) Computer Science
2 21 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 10 (4.33%) Open Source
4 9 (3.90%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.46%) N-Tier
5 8 (3.46%) Inversion of Control
6 6 (2.60%) iPhone
6 6 (2.60%) Telematics
6 6 (2.60%) iPad
6 6 (2.60%) Digital Media
7 5 (2.16%) Online Games
7 5 (2.16%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (1.73%) Blog
8 4 (1.73%) Social Media
9 3 (1.30%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.30%) Life Science
10 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.87%) FMCG
11 1 (0.43%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.49%) Windows
2 12 (5.19%) Android
3 8 (3.46%) Linux
4 7 (3.03%) UNIX
5 4 (1.73%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.30%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.43%) Fedora
7 1 (0.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (37.66%) MVC
2 71 (30.74%) OO
3 44 (19.05%) E-Commerce
4 41 (17.75%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (16.88%) TDD
6 30 (12.99%) Web Development
7 29 (12.55%) OOP
8 20 (8.66%) SEO
9 19 (8.23%) Unit Testing
9 19 (8.23%) Project Management
10 14 (6.06%) Software Engineering
10 14 (6.06%) Workflow
11 13 (5.63%) Change Control
12 11 (4.76%) Scrum
13 9 (3.90%) Web Design
14 8 (3.46%) Content Management
14 8 (3.46%) Risk Management
14 8 (3.46%) Data Protection
15 6 (2.60%) Analytics
15 6 (2.60%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 180 (77.92%) JavaScript
2 117 (50.65%) C#
3 68 (29.44%) SQL
4 53 (22.94%) PHP
5 27 (11.69%) VB.NET
6 22 (9.52%) Java
7 17 (7.36%) T-SQL
8 15 (6.49%) PL/SQL
9 7 (3.03%) C++
9 7 (3.03%) F#
10 6 (2.60%) VB
11 5 (2.16%) ActionScript
11 5 (2.16%) Python
11 5 (2.16%) Ruby
11 5 (2.16%) PHP5
11 5 (2.16%) Perl
12 3 (1.30%) VBScript
12 3 (1.30%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.30%) VBA
13 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 52 (22.51%) Degree
2 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.93%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.43%) Nagios
Vendors
1 59 (25.54%) Microsoft
2 31 (13.42%) Adobe
3 21 (9.09%) Oracle
4 18 (7.79%) JBoss
5 8 (3.46%) Google
6 7 (3.03%) Twitter
7 5 (2.16%) Sybase
8 4 (1.73%) Facebook
9 3 (1.30%) Zend
9 3 (1.30%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.43%) DevExpress
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k plus benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum Company Bonus Scheme + Staff Discount
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rayleigh, Essex
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Colchester
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £25,000 + Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Essex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Basildon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago