The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 8 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing CSS 853 675 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 20.20% 17.93% 15.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 47.71% 35.38% 28.42%
Number of salaries quoted 752 588 623
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1788 1908 2347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.34% 50.69% 53.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1537 1703 2156
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

CSS
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

CSS Salary Trend in Manchester

CSS
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CSS across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

CSS Salary Histogram in Manchester

CSS
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Stockport +3 54 £35,000 +7.69% 8
Wigan +3 30 £32,500 -9.72% 7
Bury -1 25 £35,000 +25.00% 4
Altrincham +16 22 £35,500 +5.97% 5
Bolton -8 14 £31,500 -3.07% 3
Ashton-under-Lyne - 13 £47,500 -
Cheadle +13 11 £31,250 -8.08% 1
Salford -10 9 £37,500 +7.14%
Oldham -7 7 £24,750 -23.84% 3
Rochdale -3 5 £40,500 +62.00% 2
Sale - 2 £40,000 - 1
CSS
North West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 1536 (98.59%) HTML
2 1229 (78.88%) JavaScript
3 730 (46.85%) jQuery
4 695 (44.61%) .NET
5 645 (41.40%) C#
5 645 (41.40%) MVC
6 557 (35.75%) Agile Software Development
7 555 (35.62%) ASP.NET
8 509 (32.67%) PHP
9 505 (32.41%) HTML5
10 454 (29.14%) SQL
11 401 (25.74%) MySQL
12 396 (25.42%) SQL Server
13 367 (23.56%) CSS3
14 301 (19.32%) OO
15 275 (17.65%) E-Commerce
16 259 (16.62%) Git (software)
17 250 (16.05%) Web Services
18 238 (15.28%) .NET Framework
19 232 (14.89%) TDD
20 210 (13.48%) XML
21 206 (13.22%) ASP.NET MVC
22 202 (12.97%) OOP
23 201 (12.90%) Web Development
24 198 (12.71%) CMS
25 197 (12.64%) Web Design
26 195 (12.52%) Photoshop
27 193 (12.39%) Scrum
27 193 (12.39%) Ajax
28 185 (11.87%) WordPress

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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
1 198 (12.71%) CMS
2 185 (11.87%) WordPress
3 88 (5.65%) IIS
4 77 (4.94%) Umbraco
5 68 (4.36%) Node.js
6 52 (3.34%) Apache
7 50 (3.21%) Drupal
8 45 (2.89%) SharePoint
9 44 (2.82%) Sitecore CMS
10 30 (1.93%) Tomcat
11 18 (1.16%) Joomla!
12 16 (1.03%) Confluence
13 14 (0.90%) JBoss
14 13 (0.83%) Sitefinity
15 5 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
15 5 (0.32%) ExpressionEngine
16 4 (0.26%) Apache Solr
17 3 (0.19%) Liferay
17 3 (0.19%) WebLogic
17 3 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 195 (12.52%) Photoshop
2 73 (4.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 41 (2.63%) MS Excel
4 31 (1.99%) Fireworks
5 26 (1.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 19 (1.22%) InDesign
7 15 (0.96%) OmniGraffle
8 13 (0.83%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.064%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.064%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 136 (8.73%) Magento
2 13 (0.83%) Google Analytics
3 5 (0.32%) Sage 200
4 3 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.13%) Zen Cart
5 2 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.064%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.064%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.064%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (0.77%) GitHub
4 11 (0.71%) Amazon S3
5 10 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (0.45%) SaaS
7 3 (0.19%) MailChimp
8 2 (0.13%) CheetahMail
9 1 (0.064%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 66 (4.24%) Internet
2 61 (3.92%) HTTP
3 41 (2.63%) Intranet
4 14 (0.90%) SSL
5 7 (0.45%) SSH
6 3 (0.19%) Extranet
6 3 (0.19%) DNS
7 2 (0.13%) VLAN
7 2 (0.13%) OpenVPN
7 2 (0.13%) IPsec
8 1 (0.064%) Broadband
8 1 (0.064%) SMTP
8 1 (0.064%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.064%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 401 (25.74%) MySQL
2 396 (25.42%) SQL Server
3 67 (4.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 64 (4.11%) Relational Database
5 58 (3.72%) SQL Server 2005
6 52 (3.34%) SQL Server 2012
7 49 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 30 (1.93%) PostgreSQL
9 28 (1.80%) MongoDB
10 21 (1.35%) RDBMS
11 18 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 14 (0.90%) RavenDB
13 10 (0.64%) Azure SQL Database
14 9 (0.58%) Big Data
14 9 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
15 7 (0.45%) NoSQL
15 7 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 5 (0.32%) SQLite
17 4 (0.26%) MS Access
17 4 (0.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 259 (16.62%) Git (software)
2 147 (9.44%) Subversion
3 114 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 93 (5.97%) Visual Studio
5 55 (3.53%) NUnit
6 44 (2.82%) JIRA
7 36 (2.31%) Dreamweaver
8 29 (1.86%) Maven
9 28 (1.80%) Selenium
10 22 (1.41%) Mercurial
10 22 (1.41%) Grunt
11 20 (1.28%) Moq
11 20 (1.28%) Eclipse
12 19 (1.22%) Bitbucket
13 18 (1.16%) Axure RP
13 18 (1.16%) ReSharper
14 17 (1.09%) JUnit
14 17 (1.09%) Octopus Deploy
15 16 (1.03%) TeamCity
16 15 (0.96%) MSTest
General
1 172 (11.04%) Marketing
2 106 (6.80%) Finance
3 54 (3.47%) Retail
4 31 (1.99%) Telecoms
5 26 (1.67%) Automotive
6 21 (1.35%) Banking
7 20 (1.28%) Games
8 17 (1.09%) Advertising
9 14 (0.90%) Back Office
10 11 (0.71%) Music Industry
11 9 (0.58%) Billing
11 9 (0.58%) Legal
12 7 (0.45%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.45%) Front Office
13 3 (0.19%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.19%) Publishing
14 2 (0.13%) Electronics
15 1 (0.064%) Law
15 1 (0.064%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.064%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1344 (86.26%) Developer
2 382 (24.52%) .NET Developer
3 302 (19.38%) PHP Developer
4 251 (16.11%) Web Developer
5 241 (15.47%) Senior Developer
6 234 (15.02%) C# Developer
7 210 (13.48%) Front-End Developer
8 201 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
9 193 (12.39%) ASP.NET Developer
10 172 (11.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 146 (9.37%) Designer
12 103 (6.61%) Junior
13 100 (6.42%) Junior Developer
14 97 (6.23%) Senior .NET Developer
15 79 (5.07%) .NET Web Developer
16 73 (4.69%) Software Developer
17 62 (3.98%) Lead Developer
18 53 (3.40%) PHP MySQL Developer
19 50 (3.21%) Java Developer
20 49 (3.15%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1536 (98.59%) HTML
2 730 (46.85%) jQuery
3 695 (44.61%) .NET
4 555 (35.62%) ASP.NET
5 505 (32.41%) HTML5
6 367 (23.56%) CSS3
7 250 (16.05%) Web Services
8 238 (15.28%) .NET Framework
9 210 (13.48%) XML
10 206 (13.22%) ASP.NET MVC
11 193 (12.39%) Ajax
12 174 (11.17%) WCF
13 148 (9.50%) LINQ
14 143 (9.18%) AngularJS
15 142 (9.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 128 (8.22%) Backbone.js
17 126 (8.09%) Sass
18 111 (7.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 100 (6.42%) SOAP
20 85 (5.46%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 160 (10.27%) User Experience
2 98 (6.29%) Mobile App
3 68 (4.36%) Computer Science
4 54 (3.47%) Graphic Design
5 52 (3.34%) N-Tier
6 42 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
7 41 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
8 36 (2.31%) Open Source
9 34 (2.18%) W3C
10 30 (1.93%) Inversion of Control
11 25 (1.60%) Social Media
12 21 (1.35%) iPhone
13 19 (1.22%) Photography
13 19 (1.22%) Mathematics
14 16 (1.03%) Physics
14 16 (1.03%) Animation
15 12 (0.77%) Blog
15 12 (0.77%) Xbox
16 11 (0.71%) Client/Server
17 10 (0.64%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 158 (10.14%) Windows
2 147 (9.44%) Linux
3 70 (4.49%) Apple iOS
4 69 (4.43%) Android
5 16 (1.03%) UNIX
6 13 (0.83%) Windows Phone
7 6 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.39%) Windows Phone 8
8 5 (0.32%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.19%) CentOS
9 3 (0.19%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.13%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.064%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.064%) openSUSE
11 1 (0.064%) Debian
11 1 (0.064%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.064%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.064%) Mac OS X Server
11 1 (0.064%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 645 (41.40%) MVC
2 557 (35.75%) Agile Software Development
3 301 (19.32%) OO
4 275 (17.65%) E-Commerce
5 232 (14.89%) TDD
6 202 (12.97%) OOP
7 201 (12.90%) Web Development
8 197 (12.64%) Web Design
9 193 (12.39%) Scrum
10 125 (8.02%) Responsive Web Design
11 96 (6.16%) Unit Testing
12 92 (5.91%) SEO
13 79 (5.07%) Continuous Integration
14 74 (4.75%) BDD
15 63 (4.04%) OO PHP
16 62 (3.98%) Domain-Driven Design
17 59 (3.79%) Mentoring
18 58 (3.72%) CRM
19 57 (3.66%) OOD
20 52 (3.34%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1229 (78.88%) JavaScript
2 645 (41.40%) C#
3 509 (32.67%) PHP
4 454 (29.14%) SQL
5 128 (8.22%) Java
6 61 (3.92%) VB.NET
7 55 (3.53%) PHP5
8 54 (3.47%) T-SQL
9 36 (2.31%) Ruby
10 29 (1.86%) Python
11 26 (1.67%) VB
11 26 (1.67%) Perl
12 17 (1.09%) Objective-C
13 11 (0.71%) XPath
14 10 (0.64%) PowerShell
14 10 (0.64%) C++
15 9 (0.58%) C
15 9 (0.58%) PL/SQL
15 9 (0.58%) Bash Shell
16 8 (0.51%) VB6
Qualifications
1 172 (11.04%) Degree
2 24 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (0.45%) ISTQB
3 7 (0.45%) ISEB
4 6 (0.39%) MCP
4 6 (0.39%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.26%) MCSE
6 2 (0.13%) HNC
6 2 (0.13%) HND
6 2 (0.13%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.064%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.064%) MCSA
7 1 (0.064%) CCNA
7 1 (0.064%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (1.48%) QA
2 11 (0.71%) WAI
3 7 (0.45%) WCAG
4 4 (0.26%) SLA
4 4 (0.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.064%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (0.26%) Hyperic
2 3 (0.19%) Capistrano
3 2 (0.13%) Puppet
3 2 (0.13%) WSUS
3 2 (0.13%) Plesk
Vendors
1 182 (11.68%) Microsoft
2 100 (6.42%) Zend
3 86 (5.52%) Adobe
4 68 (4.36%) Facebook
5 64 (4.11%) Twitter
6 56 (3.59%) Sitecore
7 51 (3.27%) Google
8 37 (2.37%) Oracle
9 25 (1.60%) EPiServer
10 13 (0.83%) SAP
10 13 (0.83%) Apple
11 12 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
12 9 (0.58%) Twilio
13 8 (0.51%) VMware
14 7 (0.45%) Xamarin
15 5 (0.32%) Rackspace
15 5 (0.32%) New Relic
15 5 (0.32%) hybris
15 5 (0.32%) Sage
16 4 (0.26%) Telerik
Cheadle, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £39000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adam Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £24000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits+bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
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