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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 11 8 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing CSS 709 779 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 17.22% 20.19% 13.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.74% 40.87% 25.82%
Number of salaries quoted 589 685 465
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
1830 1906 1913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.45% 49.40% 50.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1553 1707 1730
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +13 58 £42,500 +46.55% 11
Bolton -3 39 £35,000 - 6
Wigan -2 21 £35,000 -6.66% 5
Bury -2 20 £23,500 -41.25% 6
Salford -2 16 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Rochdale +2 12 £42,750 -
Cheadle +10 10 £32,250 - 1
Oldham -3 5 £41,000 +4.46% 1
Altrincham -10 3 - - 5
CSS
North West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1322 (97.78%) HTML
2 1054 (77.96%) JavaScript
3 618 (45.71%) jQuery
4 616 (45.56%) .NET
5 548 (40.53%) C#
6 515 (38.09%) MVC
7 450 (33.28%) ASP.NET
8 369 (27.29%) SQL
9 364 (26.92%) SQL Server
10 344 (25.44%) HTML5
11 334 (24.70%) PHP
12 268 (19.82%) E-Commerce
13 266 (19.67%) MySQL
14 253 (18.71%) OO
15 240 (17.75%) .NET Framework
16 217 (16.05%) CSS3
17 214 (15.83%) Agile Software Development
18 211 (15.61%) XML
19 191 (14.13%) Marketing
20 190 (14.05%) TDD
21 188 (13.91%) Photoshop
22 187 (13.83%) ASP.NET MVC
23 183 (13.54%) Microsoft
24 180 (13.31%) Degree
25 177 (13.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
26 174 (12.87%) Ajax
27 170 (12.57%) Web Services
28 168 (12.43%) Web Development
29 167 (12.35%) OOP
30 153 (11.32%) Scrum

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 126 (9.32%) CMS
2 122 (9.02%) WordPress
3 83 (6.14%) IIS
4 68 (5.03%) SharePoint
5 43 (3.18%) Apache
6 36 (2.66%) Drupal
7 35 (2.59%) Umbraco
7 35 (2.59%) Tomcat
7 35 (2.59%) Node.js
8 24 (1.78%) Sitecore CMS
9 15 (1.11%) SAS
10 9 (0.67%) Sitefinity
11 8 (0.59%) Apache Solr
12 7 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
13 6 (0.44%) ExpressionEngine
14 5 (0.37%) Facebook Platform
15 4 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
16 3 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
16 3 (0.22%) WebSphere
17 2 (0.15%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 188 (13.91%) Photoshop
2 77 (5.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 54 (3.99%) MS Excel
4 34 (2.51%) InDesign
5 22 (1.63%) Fireworks
6 17 (1.26%) Adobe After Effects
7 6 (0.44%) OmniGraffle
8 5 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (0.37%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.15%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.15%) MS Office
10 1 (0.074%) QuarkXPress
10 1 (0.074%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 116 (8.58%) Magento
2 17 (1.26%) Google Analytics
3 5 (0.37%) Sage 200
4 4 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.074%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.074%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (0.67%) Amazon S3
2 9 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 66 (4.88%) Internet
2 49 (3.62%) Intranet
3 31 (2.29%) HTTP
4 20 (1.48%) SSL
5 12 (0.89%) DNS
6 6 (0.44%) DHCP
6 6 (0.44%) RFID
7 5 (0.37%) SMTP
8 4 (0.30%) Extranet
8 4 (0.30%) LAN
9 3 (0.22%) LDAP
9 3 (0.22%) WAN
9 3 (0.22%) Kerberos
9 3 (0.22%) MPLS
9 3 (0.22%) SAN
9 3 (0.22%) iSCSI
10 2 (0.15%) Firewall
10 2 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.15%) Wireless
10 2 (0.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 364 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 266 (19.67%) MySQL
3 80 (5.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 62 (4.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 62 (4.59%) Relational Database
5 52 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
6 37 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 26 (1.92%) RDBMS
8 25 (1.85%) RavenDB
9 24 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 17 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (0.96%) MongoDB
12 9 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (0.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 8 (0.59%) Big Data
14 6 (0.44%) NoSQL
15 5 (0.37%) SQLite
16 3 (0.22%) MS Access
16 3 (0.22%) Couchbase
17 2 (0.15%) DB2
Development Applications
1 107 (7.91%) Git (software)
2 103 (7.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 90 (6.66%) Visual Studio
4 77 (5.70%) Subversion
5 56 (4.14%) NUnit
6 30 (2.22%) Eclipse
7 29 (2.14%) Selenium
7 29 (2.14%) Moq
8 28 (2.07%) Dreamweaver
9 22 (1.63%) ReSharper
10 19 (1.41%) Axure RP
11 16 (1.18%) Maven
12 15 (1.11%) Mercurial
12 15 (1.11%) Jenkins
13 14 (1.04%) JUnit
14 13 (0.96%) MSTest
15 12 (0.89%) Grunt
16 10 (0.74%) SpecFlow
17 7 (0.52%) Hudson
17 7 (0.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 191 (14.13%) Marketing
2 98 (7.25%) Finance
3 34 (2.51%) Retail
4 29 (2.14%) Telecoms
5 23 (1.70%) Banking
6 22 (1.63%) Advertising
6 22 (1.63%) Automotive
7 17 (1.26%) Games
8 12 (0.89%) Billing
9 11 (0.81%) Back Office
10 9 (0.67%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.59%) Legal
12 4 (0.30%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.22%) Front Office
14 2 (0.15%) Law
15 1 (0.074%) Electronics
15 1 (0.074%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.074%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1120 (82.84%) Developer
2 304 (22.49%) .NET Developer
3 222 (16.42%) Web Developer
4 219 (16.20%) C# Developer
5 209 (15.46%) PHP Developer
6 201 (14.87%) C# .NET Developer
7 178 (13.17%) ASP.NET Developer
8 163 (12.06%) Senior Developer
8 163 (12.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 159 (11.76%) Front-End Developer
10 146 (10.80%) Designer
11 107 (7.91%) Software Developer
12 101 (7.47%) Junior
13 92 (6.80%) Junior Developer
14 74 (5.47%) Lead Developer
15 71 (5.25%) Senior .NET Developer
16 61 (4.51%) .NET Web Developer
17 57 (4.22%) Java Developer
18 54 (3.99%) User Experience Designer
19 51 (3.77%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1322 (97.78%) HTML
2 618 (45.71%) jQuery
3 616 (45.56%) .NET
4 450 (33.28%) ASP.NET
5 344 (25.44%) HTML5
6 240 (17.75%) .NET Framework
7 217 (16.05%) CSS3
8 211 (15.61%) XML
9 187 (13.83%) ASP.NET MVC
10 177 (13.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 174 (12.87%) Ajax
12 170 (12.57%) Web Services
13 151 (11.17%) LINQ
14 150 (11.09%) WCF
15 104 (7.69%) XHTML
16 83 (6.14%) Backbone.js
17 73 (5.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 70 (5.18%) WPF
19 68 (5.03%) SOAP
20 63 (4.66%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 82 (6.07%) Social Media
2 79 (5.84%) Mobile App
3 76 (5.62%) Computer Science
4 46 (3.40%) Mathematics
5 39 (2.88%) N-Tier
6 36 (2.66%) W3C
7 34 (2.51%) Enterprise Software
8 32 (2.37%) Open Source
9 29 (2.14%) Physics
10 27 (2.00%) Graphic Design
11 25 (1.85%) iPhone
12 15 (1.11%) iPad
13 12 (0.89%) Digital Media
13 12 (0.89%) Blackberry
13 12 (0.89%) Management Information System
13 12 (0.89%) Client/Server
13 12 (0.89%) 3D Graphics
13 12 (0.89%) Web 2.0
14 11 (0.81%) Animation
15 10 (0.74%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 136 (10.06%) Linux
2 122 (9.02%) Windows
3 76 (5.62%) Android
4 74 (5.47%) Apple iOS
5 34 (2.51%) UNIX
6 10 (0.74%) Windows Phone 8
6 10 (0.74%) Windows Phone
7 4 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.30%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.22%) Debian
8 3 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.22%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.22%) CentOS
8 3 (0.22%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.15%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.074%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.074%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.074%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.074%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 515 (38.09%) MVC
2 268 (19.82%) E-Commerce
3 253 (18.71%) OO
4 214 (15.83%) Agile Software Development
5 190 (14.05%) TDD
6 168 (12.43%) Web Development
7 167 (12.35%) OOP
8 153 (11.32%) Scrum
9 128 (9.47%) Web Design
10 116 (8.58%) SEO
11 87 (6.43%) Responsive Web Design
12 76 (5.62%) Unit Testing
13 68 (5.03%) OOD
14 62 (4.59%) BDD
15 58 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
16 56 (4.14%) OO PHP
17 53 (3.92%) UML
18 44 (3.25%) Project Management
19 39 (2.88%) Analytics
20 37 (2.74%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1054 (77.96%) JavaScript
2 548 (40.53%) C#
3 369 (27.29%) SQL
4 334 (24.70%) PHP
5 132 (9.76%) Java
6 73 (5.40%) VB.NET
7 51 (3.77%) T-SQL
8 46 (3.40%) PHP5
9 44 (3.25%) Ruby
10 29 (2.14%) Perl
11 20 (1.48%) Objective-C
12 16 (1.18%) XQuery
13 12 (0.89%) PL/SQL
13 12 (0.89%) C
14 10 (0.74%) XPath
14 10 (0.74%) Python
15 9 (0.67%) Prolog
16 8 (0.59%) VB
16 8 (0.59%) PHP4
17 7 (0.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 180 (13.31%) Degree
2 19 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (0.89%) MCP
3 12 (0.89%) MCSE
4 9 (0.67%) HND
5 8 (0.59%) Security Cleared
6 7 (0.52%) HNC
7 3 (0.22%) ISEB
7 3 (0.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (0.22%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.15%) MCSD
9 1 (0.074%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.074%) CCNP
9 1 (0.074%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (2.14%) QA
2 18 (1.33%) WAI
3 9 (0.67%) WCAG
4 4 (0.30%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.30%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.074%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (0.67%) Active Directory
1 9 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (0.44%) Squid
3 3 (0.22%) NFS
3 3 (0.22%) Samba
3 3 (0.22%) vCloud
3 3 (0.22%) KVM
3 3 (0.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (0.30%) WSUS
1 4 (0.30%) Capistrano
2 3 (0.22%) SCCM
2 3 (0.22%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.15%) Hyperic
4 1 (0.074%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 183 (13.54%) Microsoft
2 91 (6.73%) Zend
3 76 (5.62%) Adobe
4 56 (4.14%) Google
5 38 (2.81%) Oracle
6 37 (2.74%) Facebook
7 31 (2.29%) Sitecore
8 30 (2.22%) Twitter
9 17 (1.26%) Sencha
10 14 (1.04%) JBoss
11 12 (0.89%) Apple
11 12 (0.89%) VMware
12 11 (0.81%) SAP
13 9 (0.67%) Twilio
14 8 (0.59%) Yahoo!
15 7 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
15 7 (0.52%) Red Hat
16 6 (0.44%) EPiServer
17 5 (0.37%) Sage
17 5 (0.37%) IBM
Stockport, Cheshire
Thales
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £16000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 45k per year + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £49000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheadle, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + flexible working hours
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £19000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday