The first table below looks at the demand for CSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 7 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing CSS 96 110 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 20.17% 22.40% 15.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.67% 44.90% 30.92%
Number of salaries quoted 78 104 70
Average salary £32,750 £29,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.01% -6.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
242 245 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 50.84% 49.90% 50.61%
Number of salaries quoted 203 236 230
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
CSS
North West

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CSS across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

CSS
Salary Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CSS across the Lancashire region.

CSS Salary Trend in Lancashire

CSS
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CSS across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

CSS Salary Histogram in Lancashire

CSS
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Preston +3 20 £30,500 -6.15% 10
Blackburn -1 12 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Ormskirk - 9 £31,500 - 1
Burnley -2 7 £35,000 +55.55%
Blackpool +1 5 £24,000 -26.15% 3
Chorley -6 5 £31,500 +9.56% 1
Skelmersdale - 4 £37,500 -
Newton-le-Willows +1 1 £32,500 - 1
Lancaster -9 1 - - 1
Accrington - 1 £41,500 -
CSS
North West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 (96.88%) HTML
2 126 (65.63%) JavaScript
3 115 (59.90%) jQuery
4 82 (42.71%) .NET
5 78 (40.63%) C#
6 77 (40.10%) SQL
7 74 (38.54%) ASP.NET
8 65 (33.85%) SQL Server
9 62 (32.29%) HTML5
10 61 (31.77%) PHP
11 57 (29.69%) MVC
12 44 (22.92%) CSS3
13 43 (22.40%) .NET Framework
13 43 (22.40%) XML
14 41 (21.35%) WCF
15 40 (20.83%) MySQL
16 39 (20.31%) Web Development
17 38 (19.79%) Web Services
18 36 (18.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 35 (18.23%) Java
20 32 (16.67%) OO
20 32 (16.67%) E-Commerce
21 30 (15.63%) SOAP
21 30 (15.63%) Scrum
22 28 (14.58%) Microsoft
22 28 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC
23 26 (13.54%) SQL Server 2008
24 24 (12.50%) Marketing
24 24 (12.50%) T-SQL
25 22 (11.46%) VB.NET

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 (9.90%) CMS
1 19 (9.90%) WordPress
2 10 (5.21%) ColdFusion
2 10 (5.21%) Apache
3 9 (4.69%) Tomcat
4 8 (4.17%) Apache Solr
5 7 (3.65%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.56%) Drupal
6 3 (1.56%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (4.17%) Photoshop
2 6 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (2.08%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.56%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.52%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 13 (6.77%) Magento
2 3 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.56%) osCommerce
3 2 (1.04%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.21%) Internet
2 2 (1.04%) SSL
3 1 (0.52%) SSH
3 1 (0.52%) Intranet
3 1 (0.52%) Extranet
3 1 (0.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (33.85%) SQL Server
2 40 (20.83%) MySQL
3 26 (13.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (10.42%) SQL Server 2012
5 19 (9.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.56%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.04%) IBM InfoSphere
9 2 (1.04%) DB2
9 2 (1.04%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (7.81%) Git (software)
1 15 (7.81%) Subversion
2 11 (5.73%) Eclipse
3 10 (5.21%) PowerBuilder
4 8 (4.17%) Visual Studio
4 8 (4.17%) JIRA
5 6 (3.13%) Mercurial
6 5 (2.60%) Maven
7 3 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.56%) MyEclipse
8 2 (1.04%) JUnit
8 2 (1.04%) Phing
9 1 (0.52%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.52%) Grunt
General
1 24 (12.50%) Marketing
2 18 (9.38%) Retail
3 3 (1.56%) Billing
4 1 (0.52%) Legal
4 1 (0.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 179 (93.23%) Developer
2 59 (30.73%) Web Developer
3 30 (15.63%) .NET Developer
4 29 (15.10%) C# Developer
5 27 (14.06%) Java Developer
6 26 (13.54%) PHP Developer
7 22 (11.46%) Software Developer
8 21 (10.94%) C# .NET Developer
9 19 (9.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 17 (8.85%) VB.NET Developer
10 17 (8.85%) Senior Developer
11 16 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (7.29%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
13 13 (6.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 12 (6.25%) Senior Web Developer
14 12 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
15 10 (5.21%) Front-End Web Developer
16 8 (4.17%) Analyst Developer
16 8 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
16 8 (4.17%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (96.88%) HTML
2 115 (59.90%) jQuery
3 82 (42.71%) .NET
4 74 (38.54%) ASP.NET
5 62 (32.29%) HTML5
6 44 (22.92%) CSS3
7 43 (22.40%) .NET Framework
7 43 (22.40%) XML
8 41 (21.35%) WCF
9 38 (19.79%) Web Services
10 36 (18.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 30 (15.63%) SOAP
12 28 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC
13 21 (10.94%) LINQ
14 20 (10.42%) WinForms
15 15 (7.81%) Ajax
15 15 (7.81%) J2EE
16 13 (6.77%) Spring
16 13 (6.77%) REST
16 13 (6.77%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.81%) Inversion of Control
1 15 (7.81%) Mobile App
2 8 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (4.17%) Xbox
3 6 (3.13%) Streaming Media
4 4 (2.08%) W3C
4 4 (2.08%) Social Media
5 3 (1.56%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.56%) New Media
5 3 (1.56%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.04%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.04%) iPhone
7 1 (0.52%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.52%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.52%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.42%) Linux
2 9 (4.69%) Android
3 7 (3.65%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.60%) Windows
5 4 (2.08%) UNIX
6 2 (1.04%) AIX
6 2 (1.04%) CentOS
6 2 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.52%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.52%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.52%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (29.69%) MVC
2 39 (20.31%) Web Development
3 32 (16.67%) OO
3 32 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 30 (15.63%) Scrum
5 20 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (9.90%) Web Application Development
7 15 (7.81%) Dependency Injection
8 14 (7.29%) SEO
9 13 (6.77%) Unit Testing
9 13 (6.77%) OO PHP
10 12 (6.25%) OOP
11 10 (5.21%) SOA
12 9 (4.69%) TDD
13 8 (4.17%) ERP
13 8 (4.17%) Project Management
13 8 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
13 8 (4.17%) Automated Testing
14 7 (3.65%) CRM
15 6 (3.13%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 126 (65.63%) JavaScript
2 78 (40.63%) C#
3 77 (40.10%) SQL
4 61 (31.77%) PHP
5 35 (18.23%) Java
6 24 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 22 (11.46%) VB.NET
8 12 (6.25%) C++
9 9 (4.69%) PHP5
10 8 (4.17%) C
10 8 (4.17%) Ruby
11 6 (3.13%) Objective-C
12 4 (2.08%) PL/SQL
12 4 (2.08%) PHP4
13 3 (1.56%) VB6
13 3 (1.56%) VB
13 3 (1.56%) Python
14 2 (1.04%) COBOL
14 2 (1.04%) CoffeeScript
15 1 (0.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (4.17%) Degree
2 3 (1.56%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.56%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.56%) MCSE
2 3 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (1.56%) MCP
Vendors
1 28 (14.58%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.73%) Oracle
3 10 (5.21%) Adobe
4 6 (3.13%) Zend
5 4 (2.08%) Google
6 3 (1.56%) Sybase
7 2 (1.04%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.04%) Open Text
7 2 (1.04%) IBM
7 2 (1.04%) Ektron
8 1 (0.52%) Yahoo!
8 1 (0.52%) Facebook
8 1 (0.52%) Twitter
8 1 (0.52%) Appcelerator
8 1 (0.52%) JBoss
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Recruiting.uk.com
Posted: 3 days ago
Leigh, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Ormskirk, Lancashire
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackpool, Newcastle, Leeds, Warrington /...
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: £44,080 - £54,570
Posted: 9 days ago
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
CSC
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 13 days ago
Newton-Le-Willows
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Blackburn
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Blackburn
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Preston
360 Resourcing
Salary: £26k - 30k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Lancashire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 22 days ago
Blackburn
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare etc.
Posted: 26 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 plus Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 plus Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago