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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 8 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing CSS 89 116 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 19.22% 23.53% 14.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.91% 48.13% 28.96%
Number of salaries quoted 72 111 70
Average salary £32,750 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.16% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £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
223 241 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 48.16% 48.88% 51.59%
Number of salaries quoted 185 233 241
Average salary £37,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,700 £38,500 £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 23 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 23 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 +1 19 £30,500 -6.15% 8
Blackburn -1 13 £37,500 +11.11% 4
Ormskirk - 8 £31,500 -
Burnley -1 6 £32,500 +44.44% 1
Chorley -5 5 £31,500 +9.56% 1
Skelmersdale - 4 £37,500 - 1
Blackpool +4 3 £24,000 -26.15% 3
Newton-le-Willows -1 1 £32,500 - 1
Accrington - 1 £41,500 -
CSS
North West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 191 (96.95%) HTML
2 136 (69.04%) JavaScript
3 122 (61.93%) jQuery
4 82 (41.62%) .NET
5 78 (39.59%) C#
6 75 (38.07%) SQL
6 75 (38.07%) ASP.NET
7 65 (32.99%) PHP
7 65 (32.99%) MVC
8 64 (32.49%) SQL Server
9 59 (29.95%) HTML5
10 47 (23.86%) MySQL
11 44 (22.34%) .NET Framework
12 41 (20.81%) CSS3
12 41 (20.81%) OO
13 40 (20.30%) XML
14 39 (19.80%) WCF
15 38 (19.29%) Web Development
15 38 (19.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 36 (18.27%) Web Services
17 35 (17.77%) Java
17 35 (17.77%) Scrum
18 30 (15.23%) Linux
18 30 (15.23%) E-Commerce
19 29 (14.72%) Microsoft
19 29 (14.72%) ASP.NET MVC
19 29 (14.72%) Marketing
20 27 (13.71%) SOAP
21 25 (12.69%) SQL Server 2008
22 24 (12.18%) Git (software)

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (9.64%) Apache
2 17 (8.63%) Apache Solr
3 15 (7.61%) CMS
4 14 (7.11%) WordPress
5 9 (4.57%) ColdFusion
5 9 (4.57%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.54%) Umbraco
7 4 (2.03%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.52%) Drupal
8 3 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.51%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.51%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Portal
9 1 (0.51%) Liferay
9 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.51%) IBM Connections
9 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (4.57%) Photoshop
2 7 (3.55%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (2.03%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.52%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.51%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 8 (4.06%) Magento
2 3 (1.52%) osCommerce
2 3 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.02%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.08%) Internet
2 2 (1.02%) SSL
3 1 (0.51%) Intranet
3 1 (0.51%) Extranet
3 1 (0.51%) SSH
3 1 (0.51%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (32.49%) SQL Server
2 47 (23.86%) MySQL
3 25 (12.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (10.66%) SQL Server 2012
5 19 (9.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (8.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.52%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.02%) DB2
9 2 (1.02%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.02%) IBM InfoSphere
10 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (12.18%) Git (software)
2 17 (8.63%) JIRA
3 16 (8.12%) Subversion
4 11 (5.58%) Eclipse
5 9 (4.57%) PowerBuilder
6 8 (4.06%) Mercurial
7 6 (3.05%) Visual Studio
8 4 (2.03%) Maven
9 3 (1.52%) MyEclipse
9 3 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.02%) Phing
10 2 (1.02%) JUnit
11 1 (0.51%) Dreamweaver
11 1 (0.51%) Grunt
11 1 (0.51%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 29 (14.72%) Marketing
2 17 (8.63%) Retail
3 3 (1.52%) Billing
4 1 (0.51%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 183 (92.89%) Developer
2 50 (25.38%) Web Developer
3 33 (16.75%) .NET Developer
4 31 (15.74%) C# Developer
5 30 (15.23%) PHP Developer
6 26 (13.20%) Java Developer
7 23 (11.68%) C# .NET Developer
8 22 (11.17%) Software Developer
9 21 (10.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 18 (9.14%) VB.NET Developer
10 18 (9.14%) ASP.NET Developer
11 15 (7.61%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
12 13 (6.60%) Front-End Developer
12 13 (6.60%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 11 (5.58%) Senior Developer
14 10 (5.08%) Lead Developer
14 10 (5.08%) Front-End Web Developer
15 8 (4.06%) Web Analyst
15 8 (4.06%) Technical Analyst
15 8 (4.06%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (96.95%) HTML
2 122 (61.93%) jQuery
3 82 (41.62%) .NET
4 75 (38.07%) ASP.NET
5 59 (29.95%) HTML5
6 44 (22.34%) .NET Framework
7 41 (20.81%) CSS3
8 40 (20.30%) XML
9 39 (19.80%) WCF
10 38 (19.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 36 (18.27%) Web Services
12 29 (14.72%) ASP.NET MVC
13 27 (13.71%) SOAP
14 22 (11.17%) LINQ
15 21 (10.66%) WinForms
16 18 (9.14%) Symfony
17 16 (8.12%) J2EE
18 15 (7.61%) Ajax
18 15 (7.61%) Razor View Engine
19 13 (6.60%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.63%) Inversion of Control
1 17 (8.63%) Xbox
2 14 (7.11%) Mobile App
3 7 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.05%) Streaming Media
5 4 (2.03%) W3C
5 4 (2.03%) Social Media
6 3 (1.52%) New Media
6 3 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.52%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.02%) iPhone
7 2 (1.02%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.51%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.51%) iPad
8 1 (0.51%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (15.23%) Linux
2 9 (4.57%) Android
3 7 (3.55%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.54%) Windows
5 4 (2.03%) UNIX
6 2 (1.02%) AIX
6 2 (1.02%) CentOS
6 2 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.51%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.51%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.51%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.51%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (32.99%) MVC
2 41 (20.81%) OO
3 38 (19.29%) Web Development
4 35 (17.77%) Scrum
5 30 (15.23%) E-Commerce
6 22 (11.17%) OO PHP
7 20 (10.15%) Web Application Development
8 18 (9.14%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (8.63%) Automated Testing
9 17 (8.63%) Project Management
9 17 (8.63%) Dependency Injection
10 15 (7.61%) Unit Testing
11 12 (6.09%) SOA
11 12 (6.09%) SEO
11 12 (6.09%) OOP
12 9 (4.57%) TDD
13 8 (4.06%) ERP
13 8 (4.06%) Responsive Web Design
14 7 (3.55%) CRM
15 6 (3.05%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 136 (69.04%) JavaScript
2 78 (39.59%) C#
3 75 (38.07%) SQL
4 65 (32.99%) PHP
5 35 (17.77%) Java
6 24 (12.18%) T-SQL
7 23 (11.68%) VB.NET
8 12 (6.09%) C++
9 8 (4.06%) C
9 8 (4.06%) Ruby
10 7 (3.55%) PHP5
11 6 (3.05%) Objective-C
12 5 (2.54%) PHP4
13 4 (2.03%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.52%) Python
14 3 (1.52%) VB
14 3 (1.52%) VB6
15 2 (1.02%) CoffeeScript
15 2 (1.02%) COBOL
16 1 (0.51%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (4.06%) Degree
2 3 (1.52%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.52%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.52%) MCP
2 3 (1.52%) MCSE
2 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 29 (14.72%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.58%) Adobe
3 10 (5.08%) Oracle
4 4 (2.03%) Google
5 3 (1.52%) Zend
5 3 (1.52%) Sybase
5 3 (1.52%) IBM
6 2 (1.02%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.02%) Open Text
6 2 (1.02%) Ektron
7 1 (0.51%) Appcelerator
7 1 (0.51%) Facebook
7 1 (0.51%) Twitter
7 1 (0.51%) JBoss
7 1 (0.51%) Lotus
7 1 (0.51%) Yahoo!
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Blackpool, Newcastle, Leeds, Warrington /...
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: £44,080 - £54,570
Posted: Yesterday
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Recruiting.uk.com
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
CSC
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
Newton-Le-Willows
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Blackburn
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Blackburn
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Preston
360 Resourcing
Salary: £26k - 30k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Lancashire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Blackburn
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare etc.
Posted: 18 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 plus Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 plus Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Gorilladaze
Salary: negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 20 days ago