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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 9 5 12
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing CSS 93 159 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 18.83% 25.77% 15.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.15% 45.69% 30.30%
Number of salaries quoted 80 146 79
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
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
206 348 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 41.70% 56.40% 51.47%
Number of salaries quoted 179 322 265
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -4 63 £35,000 +7.69% 7
Wirral +1 17 £38,000 +8.57%
Southport - 4 £45,000 -
Birkenhead +1 2 £34,750 +1.45%
St Helens -2 1 £27,500 -21.42%
CSS
North West

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 196 (96.08%) HTML
2 156 (76.47%) JavaScript
3 105 (51.47%) .NET
4 91 (44.61%) MVC
5 85 (41.67%) C#
6 79 (38.73%) SQL
7 72 (35.29%) HTML5
8 70 (34.31%) ASP.NET
9 68 (33.33%) CSS3
10 60 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
11 57 (27.94%) jQuery
12 55 (26.96%) SQL Server
13 51 (25.00%) OO
14 49 (24.02%) .NET Framework
15 48 (23.53%) PHP
16 41 (20.10%) MySQL
17 38 (18.63%) TDD
18 36 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
19 34 (16.67%) Linux
20 32 (15.69%) REST
20 32 (15.69%) User Experience
21 31 (15.20%) SQL Server 2008
22 30 (14.71%) Visual Studio
22 30 (14.71%) SOAP
22 30 (14.71%) OO PHP
23 29 (14.22%) Web Services
24 28 (13.73%) T-SQL
24 28 (13.73%) Ajax
25 25 (12.25%) IIS
25 25 (12.25%) Retail

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 25 (12.25%) IIS
2 23 (11.27%) Apache
3 16 (7.84%) Umbraco
4 8 (3.92%) Node.js
4 8 (3.92%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.94%) CMS
6 4 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 24 (11.76%) Photoshop
2 8 (3.92%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.92%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (3.43%) Fireworks
4 5 (2.45%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 9 (4.41%) Magento
2 7 (3.43%) Tridion
3 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.49%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.43%) HTTP
2 3 (1.47%) Internet
3 1 (0.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (26.96%) SQL Server
2 41 (20.10%) MySQL
3 31 (15.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (4.90%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.94%) NoSQL
5 6 (2.94%) Redis
6 5 (2.45%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.96%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.49%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 30 (14.71%) Visual Studio
2 19 (9.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (8.82%) Git (software)
4 14 (6.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 13 (6.37%) Firebug
6 3 (1.47%) Subversion
7 2 (0.98%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.49%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.49%) Dreamweaver
General
1 25 (12.25%) Retail
2 12 (5.88%) Law
3 8 (3.92%) Games
4 7 (3.43%) Advertising
4 7 (3.43%) Online Betting
5 6 (2.94%) Marketing
6 5 (2.45%) Finance
7 2 (0.98%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.49%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 161 (78.92%) Developer
2 51 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 38 (18.63%) Web Developer
4 30 (14.71%) PHP Developer
5 23 (11.27%) C# Developer
6 21 (10.29%) C# .NET Developer
7 19 (9.31%) Software Developer
8 16 (7.84%) ASP.NET Developer
8 16 (7.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (6.86%) UI Developer
9 14 (6.86%) UI Programmer
9 14 (6.86%) Designer
9 14 (6.86%) UX Developer
10 13 (6.37%) Senior Developer
11 11 (5.39%) Team Leader
11 11 (5.39%) UX Designer
12 9 (4.41%) Front-End Developer
12 9 (4.41%) Graduate Developer
12 9 (4.41%) PHP Web Developer
12 9 (4.41%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (96.08%) HTML
2 105 (51.47%) .NET
3 72 (35.29%) HTML5
4 70 (34.31%) ASP.NET
5 68 (33.33%) CSS3
6 57 (27.94%) jQuery
7 49 (24.02%) .NET Framework
8 36 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 32 (15.69%) REST
10 30 (14.71%) SOAP
11 29 (14.22%) Web Services
12 28 (13.73%) Ajax
13 23 (11.27%) WCF
14 21 (10.29%) AngularJS
15 19 (9.31%) KnockoutJS
16 16 (7.84%) ASP.NET Web API
16 16 (7.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 14 (6.86%) Backbone.js
18 13 (6.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 13 (6.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.69%) User Experience
2 17 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 15 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (5.88%) W3C
5 11 (5.39%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (4.90%) Computer Science
7 9 (4.41%) Open Source
8 7 (3.43%) EPoS
9 2 (0.98%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.98%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.49%) Social Media
10 1 (0.49%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 34 (16.67%) Linux
2 14 (6.86%) Windows
3 6 (2.94%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.45%) Android
5 3 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.47%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.49%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.49%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.49%) Solaris
6 1 (0.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (44.61%) MVC
2 60 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (25.00%) OO
4 38 (18.63%) TDD
5 30 (14.71%) OO PHP
6 24 (11.76%) E-Commerce
7 23 (11.27%) Unit Testing
8 18 (8.82%) Progressive Enhancement
9 17 (8.33%) Software Engineering
10 15 (7.35%) OOP
11 14 (6.86%) B2B
11 14 (6.86%) Responsive Web Design
12 13 (6.37%) Line Management
13 12 (5.88%) Mentoring
13 12 (5.88%) Scrum
14 11 (5.39%) CRUD
15 10 (4.90%) Multithreading
15 10 (4.90%) Validation
16 9 (4.41%) SOA
17 6 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 156 (76.47%) JavaScript
2 85 (41.67%) C#
3 79 (38.73%) SQL
4 48 (23.53%) PHP
5 28 (13.73%) T-SQL
6 9 (4.41%) Java
6 9 (4.41%) VB.NET
7 6 (2.94%) C++
8 3 (1.47%) Python
8 3 (1.47%) VB
8 3 (1.47%) F#
9 1 (0.49%) Bourne shell
9 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.49%) AWK
9 1 (0.49%) VB6
9 1 (0.49%) Korn
9 1 (0.49%) XPath
Qualifications
1 21 (10.29%) Degree
2 10 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.98%) MCSD
4 1 (0.49%) MCTS
4 1 (0.49%) MCP
4 1 (0.49%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.96%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.35%) Adobe
3 7 (3.43%) Zend
3 7 (3.43%) EPiServer
4 2 (0.98%) Twitter
4 2 (0.98%) Rackspace
4 2 (0.98%) Xamarin
4 2 (0.98%) Google
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle
5 1 (0.49%) Telerik
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