The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 6 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing CSS 144 97 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 29.03% 17.08% 16.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 48.32% 32.88% 35.37%
Number of salaries quoted 127 92 74
Average salary £36,000 £27,500 £30,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.90% -10.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,550 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £39,550
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
CSS
North West

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 Lancashire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
298 295 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 60.08% 51.94% 48.05%
Number of salaries quoted 254 285 213
Average salary £38,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 22 September 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 22 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
Preston +15 39 £30,500 -2.40% 13
Burnley 0 20 £40,000 +79.77% 1
Lancaster -2 9 £25,000 +5.26% 1
Blackpool +3 6 £24,000 -4.95%
Ormskirk - 6 £31,500 -
Lytham St Annes -2 4 £35,000 +11.11% 1
Blackburn -2 3 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Chorley -7 3 £32,500 +71.05% 3
Newton-le-Willows +11 2 £32,500 - 2
Skelmersdale - 2 £37,500 -
Rossendale -2 1 £30,000 +13.20%
CSS
North West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 212 (94.64%) HTML
2 148 (66.07%) JavaScript
3 133 (59.38%) jQuery
4 117 (52.23%) .NET
5 113 (50.45%) C#
6 104 (46.43%) ASP.NET
7 95 (42.41%) SQL
8 87 (38.84%) XML
9 78 (34.82%) MVC
10 70 (31.25%) SQL Server
10 70 (31.25%) WCF
11 68 (30.36%) HTML5
11 68 (30.36%) CSS3
12 66 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
13 65 (29.02%) PHP
14 57 (25.45%) .NET Framework
15 55 (24.55%) SOAP
16 54 (24.11%) Web Development
17 46 (20.54%) E-Commerce
18 45 (20.09%) T-SQL
19 42 (18.75%) Web Services
19 42 (18.75%) Retail
20 40 (17.86%) Microsoft
21 38 (16.96%) MySQL
22 34 (15.18%) ASP.NET MVC
23 33 (14.73%) CMS
24 32 (14.29%) Java
24 32 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
25 31 (13.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
25 31 (13.84%) SQL Server Integration Services

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 33 (14.73%) CMS
2 24 (10.71%) Umbraco
3 17 (7.59%) WordPress
4 9 (4.02%) ColdFusion
5 7 (3.13%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.68%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.68%) IIS
7 4 (1.79%) Node.js
8 3 (1.34%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.34%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.89%) Drupal
9 2 (0.89%) Apache
10 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (4.02%) Photoshop
2 7 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (2.23%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.34%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.45%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 17 (7.59%) Magento
2 3 (1.34%) osCommerce
2 3 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.45%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.68%) Internet
2 2 (0.89%) SSL
3 1 (0.45%) Intranet
3 1 (0.45%) Extranet
3 1 (0.45%) DNS
3 1 (0.45%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 38 (16.96%) MySQL
3 32 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 31 (13.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.79%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.89%) IBM InfoSphere
8 2 (0.89%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.89%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (6.70%) Subversion
2 13 (5.80%) Visual Studio
3 9 (4.02%) PowerBuilder
4 8 (3.57%) Eclipse
5 7 (3.13%) Maven
6 6 (2.68%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.89%) JUnit
9 1 (0.45%) Phing
9 1 (0.45%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 42 (18.75%) Retail
2 19 (8.48%) Marketing
3 3 (1.34%) Billing
4 2 (0.89%) Finance
4 2 (0.89%) Legal
5 1 (0.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 214 (95.54%) Developer
2 84 (37.50%) Web Developer
3 33 (14.73%) .NET Developer
4 32 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 30 (13.39%) Software Developer
6 29 (12.95%) Senior Developer
7 27 (12.05%) Java Developer
7 27 (12.05%) PHP Developer
8 21 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
9 20 (8.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 18 (8.04%) Senior Web Developer
11 17 (7.59%) VB.NET Developer
12 15 (6.70%) ASP.NET Developer
13 14 (6.25%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
14 13 (5.80%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 10 (4.46%) Graduate
16 9 (4.02%) Graduate Developer
16 9 (4.02%) Senior PHP Developer
17 8 (3.57%) Web Analyst
17 8 (3.57%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 212 (94.64%) HTML
2 133 (59.38%) jQuery
3 117 (52.23%) .NET
4 104 (46.43%) ASP.NET
5 87 (38.84%) XML
6 70 (31.25%) WCF
7 68 (30.36%) HTML5
7 68 (30.36%) CSS3
8 57 (25.45%) .NET Framework
9 55 (24.55%) SOAP
10 42 (18.75%) Web Services
11 34 (15.18%) ASP.NET MVC
12 31 (13.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 31 (13.84%) LINQ
13 21 (9.38%) XSLT
13 21 (9.38%) XHTML
14 19 (8.48%) Ajax
15 18 (8.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 17 (7.59%) ADO.NET
16 17 (7.59%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.27%) Mobile App
2 20 (8.93%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (6.25%) User Experience
4 10 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.68%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (1.79%) Graphic Design
7 3 (1.34%) Social Media
8 2 (0.89%) Streaming Media
8 2 (0.89%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.89%) W3C
9 1 (0.45%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.45%) New Media
9 1 (0.45%) iPhone
9 1 (0.45%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.46%) Windows
1 10 (4.46%) Linux
2 4 (1.79%) Android
2 4 (1.79%) UNIX
3 3 (1.34%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.89%) CentOS
4 2 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.89%) AIX
5 1 (0.45%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (34.82%) MVC
2 66 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (24.11%) Web Development
4 46 (20.54%) E-Commerce
5 31 (13.84%) OO
6 25 (11.16%) Scrum
7 19 (8.48%) Mentoring
8 18 (8.04%) Multithreading
9 17 (7.59%) Load Testing
9 17 (7.59%) Parallel Computing
10 15 (6.70%) Web Application Development
11 12 (5.36%) SEO
12 11 (4.91%) Content Management
13 10 (4.46%) OOP
13 10 (4.46%) Migration
14 9 (4.02%) Digital Marketing
15 8 (3.57%) TDD
15 8 (3.57%) OO PHP
16 7 (3.13%) ERP
17 6 (2.68%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 148 (66.07%) JavaScript
2 113 (50.45%) C#
3 95 (42.41%) SQL
4 65 (29.02%) PHP
5 45 (20.09%) T-SQL
6 32 (14.29%) Java
7 21 (9.38%) VB.NET
8 10 (4.46%) PHP5
9 8 (3.57%) C++
10 4 (1.79%) Ruby
10 4 (1.79%) Python
10 4 (1.79%) C
10 4 (1.79%) VB
11 3 (1.34%) VB6
12 2 (0.89%) PHP4
12 2 (0.89%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.89%) COBOL
12 2 (0.89%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.45%) Perl
13 1 (0.45%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (2.68%) Degree
2 3 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (1.34%) MCSD
Vendors
1 40 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.36%) Oracle
3 11 (4.91%) Zend
4 7 (3.13%) Adobe
5 3 (1.34%) Google
6 2 (0.89%) IBM
6 2 (0.89%) Open Text
6 2 (0.89%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.45%) JBoss
7 1 (0.45%) Appcelerator
7 1 (0.45%) Facebook
7 1 (0.45%) Twitter
7 1 (0.45%) Ektron
7 1 (0.45%) Yahoo!
Preston, Lancashire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 50 minutes ago
Chorley, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newton-Le-Willows, Merseyside
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Accrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Newton-Le-Willows, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Amazing Benefits!!
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Soccer Manager Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Leigh, Lancashire
GLM Recruitment
Salary: £17,500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leigh, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £16,000 to £17,500 per annum High Growth Business
Posted: 5 days ago
Lytham St. Annes
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 36,000 + Excellent Benfits
Posted: 6 days ago