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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 8 9 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing CSS 759 755 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 18.20% 20.17% 13.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.05% 40.10% 26.14%
Number of salaries quoted 651 669 474
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 £24,550 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £48,850
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
1763 1883 1947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.28% 50.31% 52.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1492 1660 1769
Average salary £37,608 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.45% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +8 49 £37,500 +15.38% 13
Wigan +2 35 £32,500 -9.72% 4
Bury 0 30 £28,000 -30.00% 8
Bolton -5 21 £34,000 +0.74% 4
Altrincham +5 16 £35,000 +18.64% 10
Salford 0 15 £37,500 +2.04% 2
Cheadle +17 10 £30,000 -14.28% 4
Rochdale -2 7 £40,500 +62.00% 2
Oldham -5 3 £27,500 -15.38% 3
Ashton-under-Lyne - 2 £47,500 -
Sale - 1 £30,000 - 2
CSS
North West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 1419 (99.09%) HTML
2 1111 (77.58%) JavaScript
3 651 (45.46%) .NET
4 628 (43.85%) jQuery
5 573 (40.01%) C#
6 569 (39.73%) MVC
7 493 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
8 480 (33.52%) ASP.NET
9 406 (28.35%) SQL
10 403 (28.14%) PHP
10 403 (28.14%) HTML5
11 379 (26.47%) SQL Server
12 307 (21.44%) MySQL
13 279 (19.48%) OO
14 268 (18.72%) CSS3
15 257 (17.95%) E-Commerce
16 226 (15.78%) .NET Framework
17 207 (14.46%) TDD
18 205 (14.32%) Web Services
19 197 (13.76%) XML
20 191 (13.34%) Degree
21 186 (12.99%) Photoshop
21 186 (12.99%) Microsoft
22 183 (12.78%) ASP.NET MVC
23 179 (12.50%) Marketing
24 177 (12.36%) Web Development
25 175 (12.22%) Ajax
25 175 (12.22%) Git (software)
26 173 (12.08%) Scrum
27 170 (11.87%) OOP

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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
1 160 (11.17%) CMS
2 142 (9.92%) WordPress
3 85 (5.94%) IIS
4 61 (4.26%) Umbraco
5 59 (4.12%) SharePoint
6 50 (3.49%) Node.js
7 48 (3.35%) Drupal
8 47 (3.28%) Apache
9 35 (2.44%) Sitecore CMS
10 34 (2.37%) Tomcat
11 16 (1.12%) JBoss
12 9 (0.63%) Confluence
12 9 (0.63%) Sitefinity
13 6 (0.42%) ExpressionEngine
13 6 (0.42%) SAS
13 6 (0.42%) Joomla!
14 5 (0.35%) Facebook Platform
14 5 (0.35%) Apache Solr
15 4 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
16 3 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 186 (12.99%) Photoshop
2 78 (5.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 53 (3.70%) MS Excel
4 29 (2.03%) InDesign
5 23 (1.61%) Fireworks
6 17 (1.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 15 (1.05%) Adobe After Effects
8 5 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (0.35%) MS Visio
8 5 (0.35%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.14%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.14%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.070%) QuarkXPress
10 1 (0.070%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 120 (8.38%) Magento
2 15 (1.05%) Google Analytics
3 5 (0.35%) Sage 200
4 3 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.070%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.070%) osCommerce
5 1 (0.070%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 11 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (0.70%) GitHub
2 10 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (0.63%) Amazon S3
4 7 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.28%) SaaS
6 3 (0.21%) MailChimp
7 2 (0.14%) CheetahMail
8 1 (0.070%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 56 (3.91%) Internet
2 46 (3.21%) HTTP
2 46 (3.21%) Intranet
3 19 (1.33%) SSL
4 7 (0.49%) DNS
5 5 (0.35%) SMTP
6 4 (0.28%) Extranet
7 3 (0.21%) DHCP
7 3 (0.21%) Kerberos
7 3 (0.21%) LDAP
8 2 (0.14%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.14%) MPLS
8 2 (0.14%) VLAN
9 1 (0.070%) Firewall
9 1 (0.070%) Wireless
9 1 (0.070%) SSH
9 1 (0.070%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 379 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 307 (21.44%) MySQL
3 69 (4.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 65 (4.54%) Relational Database
5 61 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 54 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 38 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 26 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
8 26 (1.82%) MongoDB
9 22 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 22 (1.54%) RDBMS
10 20 (1.40%) RavenDB
11 8 (0.56%) Big Data
12 7 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (0.42%) Azure SQL Database
14 5 (0.35%) SQLite
15 4 (0.28%) NoSQL
15 4 (0.28%) MS Access
16 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 175 (12.22%) Git (software)
2 117 (8.17%) Subversion
3 116 (8.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 91 (6.35%) Visual Studio
5 59 (4.12%) NUnit
6 34 (2.37%) Selenium
7 33 (2.30%) Dreamweaver
8 26 (1.82%) Eclipse
8 26 (1.82%) Moq
9 24 (1.68%) Maven
10 22 (1.54%) ReSharper
10 22 (1.54%) Mercurial
11 20 (1.40%) JIRA
12 18 (1.26%) JUnit
12 18 (1.26%) Grunt
13 17 (1.19%) MSTest
13 17 (1.19%) Axure RP
14 15 (1.05%) Jenkins
15 11 (0.77%) Bitbucket
16 10 (0.70%) SpecFlow
General
1 179 (12.50%) Marketing
2 107 (7.47%) Finance
3 40 (2.79%) Retail
4 36 (2.51%) Telecoms
5 29 (2.03%) Games
6 27 (1.89%) Banking
7 26 (1.82%) Automotive
8 18 (1.26%) Advertising
9 15 (1.05%) Legal
10 12 (0.84%) Back Office
10 12 (0.84%) Billing
11 7 (0.49%) Front Office
12 5 (0.35%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.21%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.21%) Publishing
14 2 (0.14%) Music Industry
14 2 (0.14%) Law
15 1 (0.070%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.070%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1199 (83.73%) Developer
2 324 (22.63%) .NET Developer
3 267 (18.65%) PHP Developer
4 221 (15.43%) Web Developer
5 218 (15.22%) Senior Developer
6 203 (14.18%) C# Developer
7 178 (12.43%) C# .NET Developer
8 169 (11.80%) Front-End Developer
9 168 (11.73%) ASP.NET Developer
10 144 (10.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 140 (9.78%) Designer
12 119 (8.31%) Junior
13 110 (7.68%) Junior Developer
14 95 (6.63%) Software Developer
15 90 (6.28%) Senior .NET Developer
16 70 (4.89%) Lead Developer
17 66 (4.61%) .NET Web Developer
18 57 (3.98%) Java Developer
19 49 (3.42%) Senior C# Developer
20 47 (3.28%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1419 (99.09%) HTML
2 651 (45.46%) .NET
3 628 (43.85%) jQuery
4 480 (33.52%) ASP.NET
5 403 (28.14%) HTML5
6 268 (18.72%) CSS3
7 226 (15.78%) .NET Framework
8 205 (14.32%) Web Services
9 197 (13.76%) XML
10 183 (12.78%) ASP.NET MVC
11 175 (12.22%) Ajax
12 163 (11.38%) WCF
13 155 (10.82%) LINQ
14 152 (10.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 123 (8.59%) Backbone.js
16 101 (7.05%) AngularJS
17 99 (6.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 95 (6.63%) SOAP
19 81 (5.66%) Sass
20 76 (5.31%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 156 (10.89%) User Experience
2 89 (6.22%) Mobile App
3 83 (5.80%) Computer Science
4 63 (4.40%) Social Media
5 44 (3.07%) N-Tier
6 40 (2.79%) Open Source
7 35 (2.44%) Graphic Design
8 33 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
9 31 (2.16%) Mathematics
10 24 (1.68%) Physics
10 24 (1.68%) iPhone
10 24 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
11 23 (1.61%) W3C
12 19 (1.33%) Inversion of Control
13 14 (0.98%) iPad
14 12 (0.84%) Blackberry
14 12 (0.84%) Client/Server
14 12 (0.84%) 3D Graphics
15 11 (0.77%) Animation
16 10 (0.70%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 150 (10.47%) Windows
2 140 (9.78%) Linux
3 74 (5.17%) Apple iOS
4 72 (5.03%) Android
5 18 (1.26%) UNIX
6 16 (1.12%) Windows Phone
7 10 (0.70%) Windows Phone 8
8 5 (0.35%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.28%) CentOS
9 4 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.21%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.14%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.14%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.070%) openSUSE
12 1 (0.070%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.070%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.070%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 569 (39.73%) MVC
2 493 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
3 279 (19.48%) OO
4 257 (17.95%) E-Commerce
5 207 (14.46%) TDD
6 177 (12.36%) Web Development
7 173 (12.08%) Scrum
8 170 (11.87%) OOP
9 140 (9.78%) Web Design
10 110 (7.68%) SEO
11 108 (7.54%) Responsive Web Design
12 93 (6.49%) Unit Testing
13 76 (5.31%) Continuous Integration
14 65 (4.54%) BDD
15 64 (4.47%) OOD
16 62 (4.33%) OO PHP
17 59 (4.12%) Mentoring
17 59 (4.12%) Domain-Driven Design
18 48 (3.35%) CRM
19 45 (3.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1111 (77.58%) JavaScript
2 573 (40.01%) C#
3 406 (28.35%) SQL
4 403 (28.14%) PHP
5 129 (9.01%) Java
6 67 (4.68%) VB.NET
7 61 (4.26%) PHP5
8 54 (3.77%) T-SQL
9 37 (2.58%) Ruby
10 27 (1.89%) Perl
11 25 (1.75%) Python
12 20 (1.40%) Objective-C
13 19 (1.33%) VB
14 16 (1.12%) XQuery
15 10 (0.70%) XPath
15 10 (0.70%) Bash Shell
16 8 (0.56%) PHP4
16 8 (0.56%) PowerHouse
17 7 (0.49%) C++
18 6 (0.42%) C
Qualifications
1 191 (13.34%) Degree
2 20 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (0.77%) Security Cleared
4 8 (0.56%) MCP
5 7 (0.49%) ISEB
5 7 (0.49%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.28%) HND
6 4 (0.28%) MCSE
7 2 (0.14%) MCSD
7 2 (0.14%) HNC
7 2 (0.14%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.070%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.070%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.070%) MCSA
8 1 (0.070%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (1.47%) QA
2 12 (0.84%) WAI
3 4 (0.28%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.21%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.21%) SLA
4 3 (0.21%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (0.77%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.21%) Samba
3 3 (0.21%) Squid
3 3 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.21%) KVM
3 3 (0.21%) NFS
4 1 (0.070%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (0.28%) Hyperic
2 3 (0.21%) WSUS
2 3 (0.21%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.070%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 186 (12.99%) Microsoft
2 103 (7.19%) Zend
3 73 (5.10%) Adobe
4 64 (4.47%) Google
5 47 (3.28%) Sitecore
5 47 (3.28%) Facebook
6 37 (2.58%) Oracle
7 32 (2.23%) Twitter
8 14 (0.98%) EPiServer
8 14 (0.98%) Apple
9 10 (0.70%) VMware
10 9 (0.63%) Twilio
11 8 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (0.49%) Yahoo!
12 7 (0.49%) Sencha
13 5 (0.35%) Rackspace
13 5 (0.35%) Sage
13 5 (0.35%) New Relic
13 5 (0.35%) Xamarin
13 5 (0.35%) hybris
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
The Cartwright Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + flexible working hours
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits + Training
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Excelent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 to £24000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £2000 - £24000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 15 hours ago