The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 9 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing CSS 94 115 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 15.61% 18.85% 17.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.72% 42.44% 32.72%
Number of salaries quoted 76 101 104
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
256 271 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 42.52% 44.43% 52.26%
Number of salaries quoted 216 244 310
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,625 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

CSS
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

CSS Salary Trend in Merseyside

CSS
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CSS across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

CSS Salary Histogram in Merseyside

CSS
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 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
Liverpool 0 76 £32,000 -1.53% 21
Wirral +2 13 £45,000 +28.57% 2
St Helens +6 1 £35,000 +62.79%
Birkenhead -8 1 £42,500 +80.85%
CSS
North West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

1 205 (99.03%) HTML
2 159 (76.81%) JavaScript
3 92 (44.44%) jQuery
4 87 (42.03%) HTML5
5 81 (39.13%) .NET
5 81 (39.13%) MVC
6 78 (37.68%) C#
7 74 (35.75%) SQL
8 66 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
9 59 (28.50%) OO
9 59 (28.50%) CSS3
10 56 (27.05%) ASP.NET
11 55 (26.57%) PHP
12 48 (23.19%) SQL Server
13 40 (19.32%) MySQL
13 40 (19.32%) Ajax
14 36 (17.39%) TDD
14 36 (17.39%) E-Commerce
15 33 (15.94%) Web Services
16 32 (15.46%) OO PHP
17 30 (14.49%) Photoshop
18 29 (14.01%) XML
18 29 (14.01%) .NET Framework
19 27 (13.04%) Progressive Enhancement
20 26 (12.56%) T-SQL
21 25 (12.08%) Linux
21 25 (12.08%) ASP.NET MVC
22 23 (11.11%) Degree
23 21 (10.14%) Unit Testing
23 21 (10.14%) SOAP

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 20 (9.66%) CMS
2 15 (7.25%) Apache
3 14 (6.76%) Sitecore CMS
3 14 (6.76%) SharePoint
4 13 (6.28%) Umbraco
5 4 (1.93%) nginx
5 4 (1.93%) WordPress
5 4 (1.93%) Node.js
6 2 (0.97%) Drupal
6 2 (0.97%) IIS
7 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.48%) Mule
7 1 (0.48%) Jetty
Applications
1 30 (14.49%) Photoshop
2 10 (4.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (2.42%) Fireworks
4 4 (1.93%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (0.97%) MS Excel
5 2 (0.97%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 11 (5.31%) Magento
2 1 (0.48%) Tridion
2 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.48%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.97%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (23.19%) SQL Server
2 40 (19.32%) MySQL
3 17 (8.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (5.31%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 9 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (3.86%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.42%) Redis
8 4 (1.93%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.93%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.45%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.97%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.97%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.97%) Big Data
11 1 (0.48%) Infinispan
11 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.48%) Ingres
11 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (9.66%) Git (software)
2 16 (7.73%) Subversion
3 13 (6.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (5.80%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.93%) RSpec
5 4 (1.93%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.45%) JUnit
6 3 (1.45%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.97%) Axure RP
7 2 (0.97%) Maven
7 2 (0.97%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.48%) Hudson
8 1 (0.48%) Log4j
8 1 (0.48%) Ant
8 1 (0.48%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.48%) JIRA
8 1 (0.48%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 13 (6.28%) Retail
2 10 (4.83%) Games
3 9 (4.35%) Marketing
4 7 (3.38%) Finance
4 7 (3.38%) Online Betting
5 3 (1.45%) Advertising
5 3 (1.45%) Billing
6 2 (0.97%) Publishing
7 1 (0.48%) Law
7 1 (0.48%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 163 (78.74%) Developer
2 42 (20.29%) Web Developer
3 40 (19.32%) .NET Developer
4 38 (18.36%) PHP Developer
4 38 (18.36%) Senior Developer
5 21 (10.14%) Designer
5 21 (10.14%) C# Developer
6 16 (7.73%) Senior Web Developer
6 16 (7.73%) ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (7.73%) C# .NET Developer
7 15 (7.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (6.76%) Front-End Developer
8 14 (6.76%) Team Leader
9 13 (6.28%) User Experience Designer
10 12 (5.80%) Senior .NET Developer
11 10 (4.83%) .NET Web Developer
12 8 (3.86%) C# Web Developer
12 8 (3.86%) UI Developer
12 8 (3.86%) Development Team Leader
12 8 (3.86%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (99.03%) HTML
2 92 (44.44%) jQuery
3 87 (42.03%) HTML5
4 81 (39.13%) .NET
5 59 (28.50%) CSS3
6 56 (27.05%) ASP.NET
7 40 (19.32%) Ajax
8 33 (15.94%) Web Services
9 29 (14.01%) XML
9 29 (14.01%) .NET Framework
10 25 (12.08%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (10.14%) SOAP
12 17 (8.21%) WCF
12 17 (8.21%) JSON
13 14 (6.76%) REST
13 14 (6.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 13 (6.28%) KnockoutJS
14 13 (6.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 12 (5.80%) WPF
15 12 (5.80%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.73%) Mobile App
2 14 (6.76%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (6.28%) W3C
4 10 (4.83%) EPoS
5 9 (4.35%) Computer Science
6 8 (3.86%) Open Source
7 6 (2.90%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.93%) Blog
8 4 (1.93%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.93%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.45%) GIS
10 2 (0.97%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.97%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.97%) NHS
11 1 (0.48%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.48%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (12.08%) Linux
2 12 (5.80%) Android
3 10 (4.83%) Windows
4 7 (3.38%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.42%) UNIX
6 4 (1.93%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.97%) Solaris
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (39.13%) MVC
2 66 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (28.50%) OO
4 36 (17.39%) TDD
4 36 (17.39%) E-Commerce
5 32 (15.46%) OO PHP
6 27 (13.04%) Progressive Enhancement
7 21 (10.14%) Unit Testing
7 21 (10.14%) Scrum
8 17 (8.21%) Web Development
9 16 (7.73%) Software Engineering
10 13 (6.28%) Mobile Application Development
11 11 (5.31%) Responsive Web Design
11 11 (5.31%) OOP
12 10 (4.83%) Automated Testing
12 10 (4.83%) Android Development
13 9 (4.35%) Validation
14 8 (3.86%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (3.86%) Web Application Development
15 7 (3.38%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 159 (76.81%) JavaScript
2 78 (37.68%) C#
3 74 (35.75%) SQL
4 55 (26.57%) PHP
5 26 (12.56%) T-SQL
6 8 (3.86%) VB.NET
7 6 (2.90%) Ruby
7 6 (2.90%) Java
8 5 (2.42%) PHP5
9 4 (1.93%) XPath
9 4 (1.93%) VB6
9 4 (1.93%) VB
10 3 (1.45%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.45%) Python
11 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.48%) AWK
11 1 (0.48%) VBScript
11 1 (0.48%) C++
11 1 (0.48%) Korn
11 1 (0.48%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 23 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.48%) MCSD
3 1 (0.48%) MySQL Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (1.93%) Capistrano
1 4 (1.93%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (9.18%) Zend
1 19 (9.18%) Adobe
2 14 (6.76%) Sitecore
3 12 (5.80%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.93%) Google
4 4 (1.93%) Oracle
4 4 (1.93%) Twitter
5 1 (0.48%) WSO2
5 1 (0.48%) Talend
5 1 (0.48%) Telerik
5 1 (0.48%) JBoss
5 1 (0.48%) IBM
5 1 (0.48%) EPiServer
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus and Progression
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wirral, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
OHO Group
Salary: £0 - £25 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
The Little Black Book Agency
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Liverpool Street
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Liverpool
OHO Group
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Liverpool
OHO Group
Salary: £30 - £50 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago