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 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 6 5 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs citing CSS 111 121 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 18.20% 18.76% 15.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 41.73% 41.30% 29.88%
Number of salaries quoted 93 108 96
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,838 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
266 293 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 43.61% 45.43% 52.48%
Number of salaries quoted 230 264 312
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
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 18 September 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 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
Liverpool -1 87 £33,000 +1.53% 25
Wirral +4 15 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Southport +4 2 £42,500 +23.18%
Birkenhead -8 2 £38,750 +64.89% 1
St Helens +10 1 £35,000 +62.79%
CSS
North West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 225 (99.12%) HTML
2 172 (75.77%) JavaScript
3 95 (41.85%) jQuery
3 95 (41.85%) HTML5
4 92 (40.53%) .NET
5 89 (39.21%) MVC
6 87 (38.33%) C#
7 83 (36.56%) SQL
7 83 (36.56%) Agile Software Development
8 67 (29.52%) CSS3
9 61 (26.87%) OO
10 59 (25.99%) ASP.NET
11 56 (24.67%) PHP
12 52 (22.91%) SQL Server
13 41 (18.06%) TDD
13 41 (18.06%) MySQL
14 40 (17.62%) Ajax
15 38 (16.74%) Web Services
16 37 (16.30%) User Experience
17 36 (15.86%) E-Commerce
17 36 (15.86%) .NET Framework
18 33 (14.54%) Photoshop
19 32 (14.10%) OO PHP
20 31 (13.66%) T-SQL
21 29 (12.78%) Progressive Enhancement
22 28 (12.33%) Degree
22 28 (12.33%) ASP.NET MVC
23 27 (11.89%) XML
23 27 (11.89%) Linux
24 25 (11.01%) SOAP

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 17 (7.49%) CMS
1 17 (7.49%) Apache
2 15 (6.61%) Umbraco
3 11 (4.85%) SharePoint
4 10 (4.41%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (2.64%) Node.js
6 4 (1.76%) IIS
6 4 (1.76%) WordPress
6 4 (1.76%) nginx
7 2 (0.88%) Drupal
8 1 (0.44%) Mule
8 1 (0.44%) Jetty
8 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 33 (14.54%) Photoshop
2 14 (6.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (3.96%) Fireworks
4 6 (2.64%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (0.88%) MS Excel
5 2 (0.88%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 13 (5.73%) Magento
2 1 (0.44%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.44%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.08%) HTTP
2 1 (0.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (22.91%) SQL Server
2 41 (18.06%) MySQL
3 20 (8.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (4.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (4.41%) Relational Database
6 9 (3.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (3.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (3.52%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (3.08%) Redis
9 5 (2.20%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.76%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.88%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.88%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.88%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.88%) Big Data
13 1 (0.44%) Infinispan
13 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.44%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 19 (8.37%) Git (software)
2 18 (7.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (6.17%) Subversion
4 13 (5.73%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.76%) RSpec
5 4 (1.76%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.32%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (1.32%) JUnit
7 2 (0.88%) Axure RP
7 2 (0.88%) Maven
7 2 (0.88%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.44%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.44%) JIRA
8 1 (0.44%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.44%) Log4j
8 1 (0.44%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.44%) Ant
General
1 14 (6.17%) Retail
2 12 (5.29%) Games
3 8 (3.52%) Marketing
4 7 (3.08%) Online Betting
4 7 (3.08%) Finance
5 5 (2.20%) Advertising
6 3 (1.32%) Billing
7 2 (0.88%) Publishing
8 1 (0.44%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 176 (77.53%) Developer
2 46 (20.26%) .NET Developer
3 41 (18.06%) Web Developer
4 39 (17.18%) PHP Developer
5 36 (15.86%) Senior Developer
6 25 (11.01%) C# Developer
7 24 (10.57%) Designer
8 20 (8.81%) C# .NET Developer
9 17 (7.49%) ASP.NET Developer
10 16 (7.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 16 (7.05%) User Experience Designer
11 14 (6.17%) Team Leader
11 14 (6.17%) Front-End Developer
12 13 (5.73%) Senior Web Developer
13 11 (4.85%) Senior .NET Developer
13 11 (4.85%) .NET Web Developer
14 10 (4.41%) UI Developer
14 10 (4.41%) UI Programmer
15 9 (3.96%) C# Web Developer
16 8 (3.52%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (99.12%) HTML
2 95 (41.85%) jQuery
2 95 (41.85%) HTML5
3 92 (40.53%) .NET
4 67 (29.52%) CSS3
5 59 (25.99%) ASP.NET
6 40 (17.62%) Ajax
7 38 (16.74%) Web Services
8 36 (15.86%) .NET Framework
9 28 (12.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 27 (11.89%) XML
11 25 (11.01%) SOAP
12 20 (8.81%) REST
13 19 (8.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 17 (7.49%) KnockoutJS
14 17 (7.49%) WCF
15 16 (7.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 15 (6.61%) JSON
17 14 (6.17%) Backbone.js
17 14 (6.17%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 37 (16.30%) User Experience
2 18 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (7.49%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (6.61%) W3C
5 14 (6.17%) Mobile App
6 13 (5.73%) Computer Science
7 11 (4.85%) EPoS
8 10 (4.41%) Open Source
9 5 (2.20%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.76%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.76%) Blog
11 3 (1.32%) Digital Media
11 3 (1.32%) Mathematics
11 3 (1.32%) GIS
12 2 (0.88%) NHS
12 2 (0.88%) Hedge funds
13 1 (0.44%) Social Media
13 1 (0.44%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 27 (11.89%) Linux
2 12 (5.29%) Android
3 10 (4.41%) Windows
4 7 (3.08%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.20%) UNIX
6 4 (1.76%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.88%) Solaris
8 1 (0.44%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.44%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (39.21%) MVC
2 83 (36.56%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (26.87%) OO
4 41 (18.06%) TDD
5 36 (15.86%) E-Commerce
6 32 (14.10%) OO PHP
7 29 (12.78%) Progressive Enhancement
8 22 (9.69%) Unit Testing
9 21 (9.25%) Software Engineering
9 21 (9.25%) Scrum
10 15 (6.61%) Mentoring
10 15 (6.61%) Web Development
11 14 (6.17%) Responsive Web Design
12 11 (4.85%) Mobile Application Development
12 11 (4.85%) Automated Testing
12 11 (4.85%) Validation
12 11 (4.85%) OOP
13 10 (4.41%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (4.41%) Android Development
14 7 (3.08%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 172 (75.77%) JavaScript
2 87 (38.33%) C#
3 83 (36.56%) SQL
4 56 (24.67%) PHP
5 31 (13.66%) T-SQL
6 8 (3.52%) Java
6 8 (3.52%) VB.NET
7 6 (2.64%) Ruby
8 5 (2.20%) PHP5
9 4 (1.76%) C++
9 4 (1.76%) XPath
10 3 (1.32%) VB6
10 3 (1.32%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.32%) VB
10 3 (1.32%) Python
11 1 (0.44%) Korn
11 1 (0.44%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.44%) AWK
11 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (12.33%) Degree
2 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.44%) MySQL Certification
3 1 (0.44%) MCSD
Systems Management
1 4 (1.76%) Puppet
1 4 (1.76%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 23 (10.13%) Adobe
2 17 (7.49%) Zend
3 11 (4.85%) Microsoft
4 10 (4.41%) Sitecore
5 4 (1.76%) Oracle
5 4 (1.76%) Google
5 4 (1.76%) Twitter
6 1 (0.44%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.44%) WSO2
6 1 (0.44%) Talend
6 1 (0.44%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.44%) Telerik
6 1 (0.44%) IBM
6 1 (0.44%) JBoss
Liverpool
Hudson - London
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum £25000 - £45,000 - 30 days holiday /
Posted: 11 hours ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Liverpool Street
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £26000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool
OHO Group
Salary: £0 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Wirral
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Merseyside
First Recruitment Group
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Liverpool
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 16 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Wirral
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Wirral
Computer Futures
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + competitive, pension, child vouchers
Posted: 17 days ago
Birkenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Training on Xamarin & Umbraco
Posted: 17 days ago