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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 11 9 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing CSS 708 739 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 17.50% 19.73% 13.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.09% 39.86% 26.03%
Number of salaries quoted 605 655 467
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 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £48,400
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
1766 1854 1925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.66% 49.49% 50.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1506 1657 1737
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,500 £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 18 September 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 18 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
Stockport +16 55 £35,000 +20.68% 12
Bolton -5 32 £35,000 - 7
Wigan +3 30 £32,500 -9.72% 2
Bury -2 25 £25,000 -37.50% 4
Salford -2 12 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Rochdale - 11 £45,000 -
Cheadle +6 8 £32,250 - 2
Altrincham -2 6 £26,000 +4.00% 2
Oldham -2 5 £41,000 +26.15%
CSS
North West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 1355 (97.98%) HTML
2 1068 (77.22%) JavaScript
3 628 (45.41%) .NET
4 620 (44.83%) jQuery
5 560 (40.49%) C#
6 540 (39.05%) MVC
7 464 (33.55%) Agile Software Development
8 462 (33.41%) ASP.NET
9 378 (27.33%) SQL
10 376 (27.19%) SQL Server
11 350 (25.31%) PHP
11 350 (25.31%) HTML5
12 287 (20.75%) MySQL
13 270 (19.52%) E-Commerce
14 261 (18.87%) OO
15 235 (16.99%) .NET Framework
16 226 (16.34%) CSS3
17 196 (14.17%) XML
17 196 (14.17%) Photoshop
18 195 (14.10%) TDD
19 193 (13.96%) Marketing
20 190 (13.74%) ASP.NET MVC
21 188 (13.59%) Web Services
22 185 (13.38%) Microsoft
23 180 (13.02%) Degree
24 173 (12.51%) Web Development
25 172 (12.44%) Ajax
26 171 (12.36%) OOP
27 170 (12.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
28 162 (11.71%) WCF

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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
1 145 (10.48%) CMS
2 133 (9.62%) WordPress
3 91 (6.58%) IIS
4 67 (4.84%) SharePoint
5 46 (3.33%) Apache
6 45 (3.25%) Umbraco
7 40 (2.89%) Drupal
8 37 (2.68%) Node.js
8 37 (2.68%) Tomcat
9 28 (2.02%) Sitecore CMS
10 12 (0.87%) SAS
11 9 (0.65%) Sitefinity
12 8 (0.58%) Apache Solr
13 7 (0.51%) Confluence
14 6 (0.43%) ExpressionEngine
15 5 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
15 5 (0.36%) Facebook Platform
16 3 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
16 3 (0.22%) WebSphere
16 3 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 196 (14.17%) Photoshop
2 80 (5.78%) Adobe Illustrator
3 57 (4.12%) MS Excel
4 34 (2.46%) InDesign
5 24 (1.74%) Fireworks
6 15 (1.08%) Adobe After Effects
7 6 (0.43%) OmniGraffle
8 5 (0.36%) MS Visio
8 5 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (0.14%) MS Office
9 2 (0.14%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.072%) QuarkXPress
10 1 (0.072%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 120 (8.68%) Magento
2 18 (1.30%) Google Analytics
3 5 (0.36%) Sage 200
4 4 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.072%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.072%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (0.65%) Amazon S3
3 7 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.51%) GitHub
4 6 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (4.27%) Internet
2 50 (3.62%) Intranet
3 35 (2.53%) HTTP
4 22 (1.59%) SSL
5 10 (0.72%) DNS
6 5 (0.36%) SMTP
6 5 (0.36%) DHCP
7 4 (0.29%) Extranet
8 3 (0.22%) LDAP
8 3 (0.22%) Kerberos
8 3 (0.22%) LAN
8 3 (0.22%) MPLS
9 2 (0.14%) iSCSI
9 2 (0.14%) Wireless
9 2 (0.14%) Firewall
9 2 (0.14%) WAN
9 2 (0.14%) VPN
9 2 (0.14%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.14%) SAN
10 1 (0.072%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 376 (27.19%) SQL Server
2 287 (20.75%) MySQL
3 74 (5.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 61 (4.41%) Relational Database
5 59 (4.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 58 (4.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 37 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 29 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 26 (1.88%) RDBMS
10 22 (1.59%) RavenDB
10 22 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
11 15 (1.08%) MongoDB
12 8 (0.58%) Big Data
13 5 (0.36%) SQLite
14 4 (0.29%) Azure SQL Database
14 4 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (0.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 3 (0.22%) MS Access
16 2 (0.14%) NoSQL
16 2 (0.14%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 131 (9.47%) Git (software)
2 112 (8.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 89 (6.44%) Subversion
4 86 (6.22%) Visual Studio
5 60 (4.34%) NUnit
6 31 (2.24%) Moq
7 29 (2.10%) Dreamweaver
7 29 (2.10%) Eclipse
8 28 (2.02%) Selenium
9 23 (1.66%) ReSharper
10 21 (1.52%) Axure RP
11 20 (1.45%) Mercurial
12 19 (1.37%) Maven
13 16 (1.16%) JUnit
14 15 (1.08%) Jenkins
15 14 (1.01%) MSTest
16 12 (0.87%) Grunt
17 10 (0.72%) SpecFlow
17 10 (0.72%) JIRA
18 8 (0.58%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 193 (13.96%) Marketing
2 99 (7.16%) Finance
3 34 (2.46%) Retail
3 34 (2.46%) Telecoms
4 29 (2.10%) Automotive
5 24 (1.74%) Banking
6 20 (1.45%) Advertising
7 17 (1.23%) Games
8 12 (0.87%) Billing
8 12 (0.87%) Legal
8 12 (0.87%) Back Office
9 6 (0.43%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.36%) Front Office
11 4 (0.29%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.22%) Law
13 2 (0.14%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.14%) Publishing
14 1 (0.072%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1141 (82.50%) Developer
2 316 (22.85%) .NET Developer
3 231 (16.70%) PHP Developer
4 225 (16.27%) C# Developer
5 209 (15.11%) Web Developer
6 205 (14.82%) C# .NET Developer
7 189 (13.67%) Senior Developer
8 175 (12.65%) ASP.NET Developer
9 165 (11.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 152 (10.99%) Front-End Developer
11 150 (10.85%) Designer
12 108 (7.81%) Junior
13 107 (7.74%) Software Developer
14 98 (7.09%) Junior Developer
15 82 (5.93%) Senior .NET Developer
16 77 (5.57%) Lead Developer
17 61 (4.41%) Java Developer
18 59 (4.27%) .NET Web Developer
19 55 (3.98%) User Experience Designer
20 51 (3.69%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1355 (97.98%) HTML
2 628 (45.41%) .NET
3 620 (44.83%) jQuery
4 462 (33.41%) ASP.NET
5 350 (25.31%) HTML5
6 235 (16.99%) .NET Framework
7 226 (16.34%) CSS3
8 196 (14.17%) XML
9 190 (13.74%) ASP.NET MVC
10 188 (13.59%) Web Services
11 172 (12.44%) Ajax
12 170 (12.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 162 (11.71%) WCF
14 161 (11.64%) LINQ
15 93 (6.72%) XHTML
16 92 (6.65%) Backbone.js
17 83 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 75 (5.42%) SOAP
19 73 (5.28%) WPF
20 65 (4.70%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 162 (11.71%) User Experience
2 79 (5.71%) Computer Science
2 79 (5.71%) Social Media
3 73 (5.28%) Mobile App
4 45 (3.25%) Mathematics
5 42 (3.04%) N-Tier
6 33 (2.39%) Graphic Design
6 33 (2.39%) Open Source
6 33 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
7 31 (2.24%) Physics
8 29 (2.10%) W3C
9 25 (1.81%) iPhone
10 24 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
11 15 (1.08%) iPad
12 13 (0.94%) Digital Media
13 12 (0.87%) Web 2.0
13 12 (0.87%) 3D Graphics
13 12 (0.87%) Blackberry
13 12 (0.87%) Client/Server
14 11 (0.80%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 137 (9.91%) Linux
2 129 (9.33%) Windows
3 75 (5.42%) Android
4 71 (5.13%) Apple iOS
5 24 (1.74%) UNIX
6 10 (0.72%) Windows Phone 8
6 10 (0.72%) Windows Phone
7 4 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.29%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.22%) CentOS
8 3 (0.22%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.14%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.14%) Debian
9 2 (0.14%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.072%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.072%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.072%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.072%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 540 (39.05%) MVC
2 464 (33.55%) Agile Software Development
3 270 (19.52%) E-Commerce
4 261 (18.87%) OO
5 195 (14.10%) TDD
6 173 (12.51%) Web Development
7 171 (12.36%) OOP
8 155 (11.21%) Scrum
9 139 (10.05%) Web Design
10 117 (8.46%) SEO
11 90 (6.51%) Responsive Web Design
12 88 (6.36%) Unit Testing
13 68 (4.92%) OOD
14 61 (4.41%) BDD
14 61 (4.41%) OO PHP
14 61 (4.41%) Continuous Integration
15 53 (3.83%) Mentoring
16 51 (3.69%) UML
17 46 (3.33%) Domain-Driven Design
18 39 (2.82%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1068 (77.22%) JavaScript
2 560 (40.49%) C#
3 378 (27.33%) SQL
4 350 (25.31%) PHP
5 130 (9.40%) Java
6 74 (5.35%) VB.NET
7 53 (3.83%) PHP5
8 50 (3.62%) T-SQL
9 37 (2.68%) Ruby
10 26 (1.88%) Perl
11 16 (1.16%) XQuery
12 15 (1.08%) Objective-C
13 14 (1.01%) Python
14 11 (0.80%) VB
14 11 (0.80%) PL/SQL
14 11 (0.80%) XPath
15 8 (0.58%) PHP4
15 8 (0.58%) C
16 6 (0.43%) C++
16 6 (0.43%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 180 (13.02%) Degree
2 18 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (0.58%) Security Cleared
4 7 (0.51%) MCP
5 6 (0.43%) MCSE
5 6 (0.43%) HND
6 5 (0.36%) ISEB
6 5 (0.36%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.29%) HNC
8 2 (0.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.14%) MCSD
9 1 (0.072%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.072%) CCNP
9 1 (0.072%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (1.74%) QA
2 17 (1.23%) WAI
3 6 (0.43%) WCAG
4 4 (0.29%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.29%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.072%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (0.65%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.36%) Squid
3 5 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.22%) NFS
4 3 (0.22%) Samba
4 3 (0.22%) KVM
5 2 (0.14%) vCloud
5 2 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (0.29%) Capistrano
2 3 (0.22%) WSUS
3 2 (0.14%) Hyperic
3 2 (0.14%) SCCM
3 2 (0.14%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.072%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 185 (13.38%) Microsoft
2 95 (6.87%) Zend
3 72 (5.21%) Adobe
4 60 (4.34%) Google
5 41 (2.96%) Facebook
6 40 (2.89%) Oracle
7 35 (2.53%) Sitecore
8 29 (2.10%) Twitter
9 16 (1.16%) JBoss
10 14 (1.01%) Sencha
11 12 (0.87%) VMware
12 11 (0.80%) SAP
13 10 (0.72%) Apple
14 9 (0.65%) Twilio
15 8 (0.58%) Yahoo!
16 7 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
16 7 (0.51%) EPiServer
17 6 (0.43%) Red Hat
18 5 (0.36%) Sage
18 5 (0.36%) IBM
Stockport, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT People First
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum £25000 - £45,000 - 30 days holiday /
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits + Training
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £3000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday