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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 12 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing CSS 67 110 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 13.14% 16.79% 20.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.45% 38.19% 40.93%
Number of salaries quoted 38 96 92
Average salary £30,000 £33,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £35,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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
189 288 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 37.06% 43.97% 49.33%
Number of salaries quoted 133 253 233
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,300 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 2015. 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 -4 53 £30,000 -7.69% 19
Southport - 9 £35,000 - 2
Birkenhead +5 2 £40,000 -2.43% 3
St Helens -3 1 £30,000 -14.28% 2
CSS
North West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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.

1 145 (97.32%) HTML
2 97 (65.10%) JavaScript
3 77 (51.68%) .NET
4 68 (45.64%) HTML5
5 64 (42.95%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (30.87%) SharePoint
7 43 (28.86%) C#
7 43 (28.86%) SharePoint 2010
8 42 (28.19%) PHP
9 41 (27.52%) jQuery
10 40 (26.85%) Scrum
11 39 (26.17%) Office 365
11 39 (26.17%) SharePoint 2013
12 38 (25.50%) MVC
13 35 (23.49%) SQL
14 33 (22.15%) Visual Studio
15 32 (21.48%) ASP.NET
16 30 (20.13%) XSLT
16 30 (20.13%) SQL Server
16 30 (20.13%) InfoPath
16 30 (20.13%) CSS3
17 29 (19.46%) MySQL
17 29 (19.46%) OO
18 24 (16.11%) Microsoft
19 23 (15.44%) Linux
19 23 (15.44%) TDD
20 22 (14.77%) Web Development
20 22 (14.77%) Windows
21 21 (14.09%) Security Cleared
21 21 (14.09%) SC Cleared

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 46 (30.87%) SharePoint
2 43 (28.86%) SharePoint 2010
3 39 (26.17%) SharePoint 2013
4 21 (14.09%) IIS
5 10 (6.71%) CMS
6 9 (6.04%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (5.37%) WordPress
7 8 (5.37%) Node.js
8 7 (4.70%) Apache
9 6 (4.03%) JBoss
10 4 (2.68%) ArcGIS
11 3 (2.01%) Drupal
12 2 (1.34%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.67%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 30 (20.13%) InfoPath
2 10 (6.71%) Photoshop
3 6 (4.03%) MS Excel
4 5 (3.36%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (2.01%) MS Office
6 1 (0.67%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.67%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 11 (7.38%) Magento
2 9 (6.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 39 (26.17%) Office 365
2 10 (6.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.01%) HTTP
2 2 (1.34%) Intranet
2 2 (1.34%) Internet
2 2 (1.34%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (20.13%) SQL Server
2 29 (19.46%) MySQL
3 13 (8.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (5.37%) MongoDB
5 6 (4.03%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.34%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.67%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 33 (22.15%) Visual Studio
2 8 (5.37%) Grunt
3 6 (4.03%) Ant
3 6 (4.03%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.03%) Maven
3 6 (4.03%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.36%) PHPUnit
5 3 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.01%) JIRA
6 2 (1.34%) Subversion
6 2 (1.34%) Cucumber
General
1 10 (6.71%) Retail
2 7 (4.70%) Marketing
3 5 (3.36%) Finance
4 2 (1.34%) Advertising
4 2 (1.34%) Music Industry
4 2 (1.34%) Games
5 1 (0.67%) Banking
5 1 (0.67%) Publishing
5 1 (0.67%) Legal
5 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 120 (80.54%) Developer
2 27 (18.12%) Designer
3 26 (17.45%) PHP Developer
4 23 (15.44%) Web Developer
4 23 (15.44%) SharePoint Developer
5 22 (14.77%) SharePoint Designer
6 17 (11.41%) SharePoint Architect
6 17 (11.41%) Architect
7 15 (10.07%) Software Developer
7 15 (10.07%) .NET Developer
8 14 (9.40%) Front-End Developer
9 13 (8.72%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
9 13 (8.72%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (6.04%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 8 (5.37%) C# .NET Developer
11 8 (5.37%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 8 (5.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (5.37%) Senior Developer
11 8 (5.37%) Solutions Designer
11 8 (5.37%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (97.32%) HTML
2 77 (51.68%) .NET
3 68 (45.64%) HTML5
4 41 (27.52%) jQuery
5 32 (21.48%) ASP.NET
6 30 (20.13%) XSLT
6 30 (20.13%) CSS3
7 21 (14.09%) .NET Framework
8 20 (13.42%) Ajax
9 16 (10.74%) SOAP
10 14 (9.40%) AngularJS
11 13 (8.72%) Laravel
12 11 (7.38%) Symfony
12 11 (7.38%) Web Services
13 10 (6.71%) WCF
13 10 (6.71%) CakePHP
14 9 (6.04%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (6.04%) XML
14 9 (6.04%) Ruby on Rails
15 8 (5.37%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.71%) Mobile App
2 9 (6.04%) Social Media
3 8 (5.37%) User Experience
3 8 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.36%) W3C
5 3 (2.01%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.34%) Online Games
6 2 (1.34%) EPoS
6 2 (1.34%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.67%) Mobile Games
7 1 (0.67%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.67%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (15.44%) Linux
2 22 (14.77%) Windows
3 6 (4.03%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.68%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.67%) Android
5 1 (0.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (42.95%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (26.85%) Scrum
3 38 (25.50%) MVC
4 29 (19.46%) OO
5 23 (15.44%) TDD
6 22 (14.77%) Web Development
7 19 (12.75%) Content Management
8 18 (12.08%) OOP
9 17 (11.41%) Migration
10 15 (10.07%) Web Design
10 15 (10.07%) E-Commerce
11 13 (8.72%) Unit Testing
12 12 (8.05%) OO PHP
13 11 (7.38%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (7.38%) Automated Testing
13 11 (7.38%) CRM
14 9 (6.04%) OOA/OOD
15 8 (5.37%) BDD
16 7 (4.70%) Analytics
16 7 (4.70%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 97 (65.10%) JavaScript
2 43 (28.86%) C#
3 42 (28.19%) PHP
4 35 (23.49%) SQL
5 12 (8.05%) Java
6 11 (7.38%) Ruby
6 11 (7.38%) T-SQL
7 8 (5.37%) PHP5
8 6 (4.03%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.01%) F#
10 2 (1.34%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (14.09%) SC Cleared
1 21 (14.09%) Security Cleared
2 16 (10.74%) DV Cleared
3 10 (6.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (6.71%) Degree
4 9 (6.04%) MCTS
4 9 (6.04%) MCP
4 9 (6.04%) MCAD
4 9 (6.04%) MCSD
5 1 (0.67%) ISEB
5 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.74%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (16.11%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.71%) Zend
3 7 (4.70%) Adobe
4 6 (4.03%) Oracle
5 4 (2.68%) Google
6 1 (0.67%) HP
6 1 (0.67%) RedDot
6 1 (0.67%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.67%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.67%) Twitter
6 1 (0.67%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.67%) PayPal
Liverpool, Lancashire
Computer Futures - North (Permanent)
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 12 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £1000000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Liverpool
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Helens, Merseyside
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Merseyside
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + negotiable + generous benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + 23 days + BH, pension, flexitime
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Search Consultancy
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 24,000 - 26,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-42,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Birkenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southport
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + Great Training + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 12 days ago
St. Helens
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago