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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 20 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing CSS 100 141 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 7.90% 12.10% 10.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.09% 36.91% 24.46%
Number of salaries quoted 81 132 84
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
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
433 382 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 34.20% 32.79% 41.99%
Number of salaries quoted 349 341 330
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £52,500 £50,750
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 21 October 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 21 October 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
Southend-on-Sea +2 13 £40,000 - 4
Harlow - 9 £41,750 - 1
Basildon 0 7 £35,000 -12.50%
Witham - 7 £37,000 - 1
Colchester -16 6 £39,000 -2.50%
Chelmsford 0 5 £22,500 -43.75% 1
Hockley - 4 £30,000 -
Waltham Abbey +1 3 £20,000 -52.94%
Saffron Walden - 3 - - 1
Purfleet - 1 £47,000 -
CSS
East of England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 186 (86.11%) HTML
2 177 (81.94%) JavaScript
3 135 (62.50%) .NET
4 120 (55.56%) C#
5 110 (50.93%) ASP.NET
6 101 (46.76%) jQuery
7 100 (46.30%) SQL Server
8 87 (40.28%) MVC
9 66 (30.56%) OO
10 59 (27.31%) SQL
11 56 (25.93%) Microsoft
12 49 (22.69%) Agile Software Development
13 48 (22.22%) Ajax
14 45 (20.83%) PHP
15 44 (20.37%) Degree
16 40 (18.52%) Web Development
17 36 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
17 36 (16.67%) HTML5
17 36 (16.67%) CSS3
18 34 (15.74%) Relational Database
19 32 (14.81%) E-Commerce
20 31 (14.35%) SharePoint
20 31 (14.35%) .NET Framework
21 28 (12.96%) WCF
21 28 (12.96%) Web Services
21 28 (12.96%) SEO
22 27 (12.50%) TDD
22 27 (12.50%) XML
22 27 (12.50%) OOP
22 27 (12.50%) User Experience

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 31 (14.35%) SharePoint
2 25 (11.57%) JBoss
3 19 (8.80%) IIS
4 14 (6.48%) CMS
5 10 (4.63%) WebLogic
5 10 (4.63%) WebSphere
5 10 (4.63%) GlassFish
6 6 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (2.31%) WordPress
7 5 (2.31%) Umbraco
7 5 (2.31%) PrestaShop
8 4 (1.85%) Drupal
9 3 (1.39%) Node.js
9 3 (1.39%) Apache
9 3 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.46%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 15 (6.94%) Photoshop
2 12 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 7 (3.24%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (3.24%) MS Excel
4 5 (2.31%) Fireworks
5 3 (1.39%) InDesign
6 1 (0.46%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (3.70%) Magento
2 5 (2.31%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.46%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.93%) GitHub
3 2 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.31%) FTP
2 4 (1.85%) HTTP
2 4 (1.85%) Intranet
3 3 (1.39%) Internet
4 1 (0.46%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (46.30%) SQL Server
2 34 (15.74%) Relational Database
3 20 (9.26%) MySQL
4 10 (4.63%) Data Mining
4 10 (4.63%) RDBMS
4 10 (4.63%) NoSQL
5 6 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.39%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.39%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (1.39%) QlikView
9 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.46%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 10 (4.63%) Ant
1 10 (4.63%) Maven
1 10 (4.63%) Gradle
2 8 (3.70%) Dreamweaver
2 8 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.78%) Visual Studio
3 6 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.85%) Subversion
5 1 (0.46%) Selenium
General
1 22 (10.19%) Marketing
2 15 (6.94%) Automotive
3 4 (1.85%) Back Office
3 4 (1.85%) Games
3 4 (1.85%) Retail
4 3 (1.39%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.93%) Electronics
5 2 (0.93%) Finance
6 1 (0.46%) Local Government
6 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 183 (84.72%) Developer
2 55 (25.46%) C# Developer
3 52 (24.07%) Web Developer
4 44 (20.37%) .NET Developer
5 35 (16.20%) C# .NET Developer
6 25 (11.57%) Designer
7 23 (10.65%) Front-End Developer
7 23 (10.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 23 (10.65%) ASP.NET Developer
8 22 (10.19%) Web Designer
9 19 (8.80%) Senior Developer
10 17 (7.87%) Software Developer
11 16 (7.41%) Java Developer
12 13 (6.02%) Programmer
13 12 (5.56%) Applications Developer
14 11 (5.09%) .NET Applications Developer
15 10 (4.63%) Senior Web Developer
15 10 (4.63%) C# Application Developer
16 9 (4.17%) Junior
17 8 (3.70%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (86.11%) HTML
2 135 (62.50%) .NET
3 110 (50.93%) ASP.NET
4 101 (46.76%) jQuery
5 48 (22.22%) Ajax
6 36 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 36 (16.67%) HTML5
6 36 (16.67%) CSS3
7 31 (14.35%) .NET Framework
8 28 (12.96%) WCF
8 28 (12.96%) Web Services
9 27 (12.50%) XML
10 11 (5.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (5.09%) Backbone.js
10 11 (5.09%) LAMP
11 10 (4.63%) J2EE
11 10 (4.63%) JMS
11 10 (4.63%) Swing
11 10 (4.63%) Hibernate
12 9 (4.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.50%) User Experience
2 23 (10.65%) Open Source
3 21 (9.72%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 7 (3.24%) Social Media
6 5 (2.31%) Telematics
6 5 (2.31%) Inversion of Control
6 5 (2.31%) Digital Media
6 5 (2.31%) Blog
6 5 (2.31%) FMCG
6 5 (2.31%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.85%) Online Games
8 3 (1.39%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.39%) Life Science
9 2 (0.93%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.93%) Social Network
9 2 (0.93%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.93%) Ergonomics
9 2 (0.93%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.24%) Windows
2 5 (2.31%) Linux
3 3 (1.39%) Android
4 1 (0.46%) CentOS
4 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.46%) Fedora
4 1 (0.46%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (40.28%) MVC
2 66 (30.56%) OO
3 49 (22.69%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (18.52%) Web Development
5 32 (14.81%) E-Commerce
6 28 (12.96%) SEO
7 27 (12.50%) TDD
7 27 (12.50%) OOP
8 18 (8.33%) OOD
9 16 (7.41%) Project Management
10 15 (6.94%) Web Application Development
11 14 (6.48%) Scrum
11 14 (6.48%) Workflow
12 13 (6.02%) ITIL
13 12 (5.56%) Unit Testing
14 11 (5.09%) Responsive Web Design
15 9 (4.17%) RAD
16 8 (3.70%) Risk Management
16 8 (3.70%) Web Design
16 8 (3.70%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 177 (81.94%) JavaScript
2 120 (55.56%) C#
3 59 (27.31%) SQL
4 45 (20.83%) PHP
5 23 (10.65%) Java
6 20 (9.26%) VB.NET
7 13 (6.02%) T-SQL
8 11 (5.09%) PL/SQL
9 8 (3.70%) VBScript
10 7 (3.24%) VB
11 5 (2.31%) F#
11 5 (2.31%) PHP5
12 4 (1.85%) Perl
12 4 (1.85%) C++
13 3 (1.39%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.39%) Python
14 1 (0.46%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 44 (20.37%) Degree
2 8 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.93%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 56 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.41%) Adobe
3 14 (6.48%) Oracle
4 11 (5.09%) Twitter
5 7 (3.24%) Facebook
6 5 (2.31%) Google
7 3 (1.39%) Zend
7 3 (1.39%) Bloomberg
7 3 (1.39%) Sybase
8 2 (0.93%) Tableau
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 40k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Saffron Walden, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £250 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Search Consultancy
Salary: excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
Braintree, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Witham, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 37k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Gold Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Chelmsford
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago