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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 8 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing CSS 72 107 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 16.67% 22.96% 17.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.78% 47.14% 32.84%
Number of salaries quoted 65 98 87
Average salary £30,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,800 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
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
181 227 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 41.90% 48.71% 54.42%
Number of salaries quoted 159 207 238
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 March 2015.

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 March 2015. 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
Blackburn +11 23 £30,000 -20.00% 3
Preston -5 11 £28,000 -17.64% 10
Colne - 6 £26,500 -
Accrington - 6 £39,500 - 2
Burnley +7 4 £22,500 -
Blackpool -5 4 £37,500 -9.09%
Newton-le-Willows - 4 £40,000 - 1
Nelson - 3 £27,500 -
Lancaster +7 2 £45,000 +69.81%
Ormskirk -5 2 £27,500 -5.17% 1
Chorley +1 1 £37,500 -11.76% 1
CSS
North West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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.

1 172 (91.49%) HTML
2 138 (73.40%) JavaScript
3 109 (57.98%) jQuery
4 73 (38.83%) .NET
5 72 (38.30%) MVC
6 69 (36.70%) C#
7 64 (34.04%) SQL Server
8 63 (33.51%) SQL
9 60 (31.91%) ASP.NET
10 57 (30.32%) MySQL
10 57 (30.32%) PHP
11 55 (29.26%) HTML5
12 50 (26.60%) Agile Software Development
13 47 (25.00%) CSS3
14 41 (21.81%) OOP
15 36 (19.15%) WordPress
16 35 (18.62%) Linux
17 30 (15.96%) Zend
18 29 (15.43%) Java
19 28 (14.89%) Mentoring
20 26 (13.83%) Marketing
21 25 (13.30%) Web Design
22 24 (12.77%) E-Commerce
22 24 (12.77%) Web Services
23 23 (12.23%) Photoshop
23 23 (12.23%) PHP5
23 23 (12.23%) User Experience
24 21 (11.17%) XML
24 21 (11.17%) Oracle
24 21 (11.17%) Adobe

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 36 (19.15%) WordPress
2 20 (10.64%) CMS
3 13 (6.91%) SharePoint
4 12 (6.38%) Tomcat
5 8 (4.26%) Apache Solr
5 8 (4.26%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (4.26%) JBoss
6 5 (2.66%) Apache
6 5 (2.66%) IIS
6 5 (2.66%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.06%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.53%) Node.js
8 1 (0.53%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.53%) Drupal
Applications
1 23 (12.23%) Photoshop
2 12 (6.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (5.32%) Fireworks
3 10 (5.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (3.19%) MS Excel
5 4 (2.13%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 5 (2.66%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (34.04%) SQL Server
2 57 (30.32%) MySQL
3 18 (9.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (6.91%) Relational Database
5 12 (6.38%) MongoDB
5 12 (6.38%) NoSQL
6 10 (5.32%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.66%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.13%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.06%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (9.04%) Dreamweaver
2 14 (7.45%) Subversion
3 12 (6.38%) Git (software)
4 9 (4.79%) Visual Studio
5 6 (3.19%) Zend Studio
6 3 (1.60%) Maven
7 2 (1.06%) Selenium
7 2 (1.06%) JUnit
7 2 (1.06%) PhpStorm
8 1 (0.53%) Cucumber
General
1 26 (13.83%) Marketing
2 11 (5.85%) Billing
2 11 (5.85%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.32%) Retail
4 7 (3.72%) Finance
4 7 (3.72%) Advertising
5 4 (2.13%) Games
6 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 151 (80.32%) Developer
2 50 (26.60%) PHP Developer
3 41 (21.81%) .NET Developer
4 36 (19.15%) Senior Developer
5 31 (16.49%) Designer
6 30 (15.96%) C# Developer
7 25 (13.30%) Web Developer
8 22 (11.70%) Web Designer
9 21 (11.17%) C# .NET Developer
10 18 (9.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 15 (7.98%) Java Developer
12 14 (7.45%) Senior C# Developer
13 13 (6.91%) Junior
13 13 (6.91%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 11 (5.85%) Junior Developer
15 10 (5.32%) ASP.NET Developer
15 10 (5.32%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
15 10 (5.32%) Front-End Developer
16 9 (4.79%) Graduate
16 9 (4.79%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (91.49%) HTML
2 109 (57.98%) jQuery
3 73 (38.83%) .NET
4 60 (31.91%) ASP.NET
5 55 (29.26%) HTML5
6 47 (25.00%) CSS3
7 24 (12.77%) Web Services
8 21 (11.17%) XML
8 21 (11.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (10.64%) AngularJS
10 18 (9.57%) JSON
11 17 (9.04%) Backbone.js
12 16 (8.51%) Ajax
12 16 (8.51%) Symfony
13 15 (7.98%) .NET Framework
13 15 (7.98%) RESTful
14 14 (7.45%) WCF
14 14 (7.45%) Spring
15 13 (6.91%) LAMP
16 12 (6.38%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.23%) User Experience
2 18 (9.57%) Mobile App
3 10 (5.32%) W3C
4 6 (3.19%) Social Media
4 6 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.53%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.53%) BBC
5 1 (0.53%) Statistics
5 1 (0.53%) Animation
5 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (18.62%) Linux
2 11 (5.85%) Windows
3 4 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (2.13%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.06%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.06%) Android
5 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (38.30%) MVC
2 50 (26.60%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (21.81%) OOP
4 28 (14.89%) Mentoring
5 25 (13.30%) Web Design
6 24 (12.77%) E-Commerce
7 18 (9.57%) OO
7 18 (9.57%) TDD
8 17 (9.04%) Mobile Application Development
9 16 (8.51%) Waterfall
9 16 (8.51%) Web Development
10 14 (7.45%) Email Marketing
11 12 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (6.38%) OO PHP
12 11 (5.85%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (5.85%) Digital Marketing
13 10 (5.32%) Web Usability
14 9 (4.79%) Online Marketing
15 8 (4.26%) Software Engineering
16 7 (3.72%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 138 (73.40%) JavaScript
2 69 (36.70%) C#
3 63 (33.51%) SQL
4 57 (30.32%) PHP
5 29 (15.43%) Java
6 23 (12.23%) PHP5
7 15 (7.98%) VB.NET
8 6 (3.19%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.13%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.60%) VB
11 2 (1.06%) Perl
11 2 (1.06%) VB6
12 1 (0.53%) Ruby
12 1 (0.53%) Scala
12 1 (0.53%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (7.45%) Degree
2 8 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.66%) MCSD
Vendors
1 30 (15.96%) Zend
2 21 (11.17%) Oracle
2 21 (11.17%) Adobe
3 20 (10.64%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.60%) IBM
4 3 (1.60%) Ektron
4 3 (1.60%) Facebook
4 3 (1.60%) Twitter
5 2 (1.06%) Google
6 1 (0.53%) Sencha
Blackburn, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Posted: 7 hours ago
Ormskirk
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Company car
Posted: 10 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Preston
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Novus digital recruitment limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum Plus benefits/holidays
Posted: 5 days ago
Accrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Blackburn
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Preston
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 12 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Sevron Ltd
Salary: From £15,000 to £25,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 14 days ago
Rossendale
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago