The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 12 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing CSS 1084 1078 1206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.73% 16.15% 15.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.63% 32.75% 31.47%
Number of salaries quoted 964 911 1104
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £40,050
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
CSS
England

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2735 3292 3832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.68% 49.33% 50.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2372 2897 3422
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CSS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

CSS Salary Trend in the North West

CSS
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CSS across the North West region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

CSS Salary Histogram in the North West

CSS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 March 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
Manchester 0 713 £35,000 +7.69% 185
Cheshire -3 195 £40,000 +15.10% 72
Lancashire +1 90 £27,500 -25.67% 26
Merseyside -3 79 £37,500 +7.14% 32
Cumbria -12 2 £24,000 -26.15% 1
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 2366 (96.93%) HTML
2 1956 (80.13%) JavaScript
3 1227 (50.27%) jQuery
4 1177 (48.22%) .NET
5 1068 (43.75%) C#
6 971 (39.78%) MVC
7 934 (38.26%) ASP.NET
8 879 (36.01%) HTML5
9 834 (34.17%) SQL
10 827 (33.88%) Agile Software Development
11 777 (31.83%) PHP
12 720 (29.50%) SQL Server
13 622 (25.48%) CSS3
14 589 (24.13%) MySQL
15 457 (18.72%) OO
16 406 (16.63%) Web Services
17 373 (15.28%) ASP.NET MVC
18 372 (15.24%) Ajax
19 366 (14.99%) .NET Framework
20 362 (14.83%) E-Commerce
21 353 (14.46%) XML
22 338 (13.85%) Microsoft
23 328 (13.44%) TDD
24 308 (12.62%) Git (software)
25 306 (12.54%) OOP
26 288 (11.80%) Windows
27 280 (11.47%) WCF
28 277 (11.35%) Linux
29 275 (11.27%) Scrum
30 274 (11.22%) CMS

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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
1 274 (11.22%) CMS
2 242 (9.91%) WordPress
3 139 (5.69%) IIS
4 124 (5.08%) Umbraco
5 107 (4.38%) Node.js
6 91 (3.73%) Apache
7 88 (3.61%) SharePoint
8 54 (2.21%) Drupal
9 47 (1.93%) SharePoint 2010
10 41 (1.68%) Sitecore CMS
11 39 (1.60%) Tomcat
12 26 (1.07%) Joomla!
13 22 (0.90%) JBoss
13 22 (0.90%) NServiceBus
14 20 (0.82%) Confluence
15 19 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
16 14 (0.57%) Apache Solr
17 12 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
18 7 (0.29%) WebSphere
18 7 (0.29%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 254 (10.41%) Photoshop
2 102 (4.18%) MS Excel
3 97 (3.97%) Adobe Illustrator
4 56 (2.29%) Fireworks
5 35 (1.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 30 (1.23%) OmniGraffle
7 17 (0.70%) InDesign
8 12 (0.49%) MS Office
9 8 (0.33%) Adobe After Effects
10 7 (0.29%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.082%) MS Visio
11 2 (0.082%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 164 (6.72%) Magento
2 18 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.53%) Google Analytics
4 7 (0.29%) Tridion
5 6 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.082%) Zen Cart
6 2 (0.082%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.082%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.041%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.041%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.041%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 117 (4.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (0.78%) Office 365
4 16 (0.66%) Amazon S3
5 12 (0.49%) MailChimp
6 9 (0.37%) GitHub
7 8 (0.33%) SaaS
8 4 (0.16%) Yammer
9 3 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.12%) Force.com
10 2 (0.082%) CheetahMail
11 1 (0.041%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 100 (4.10%) HTTP
2 76 (3.11%) Internet
3 34 (1.39%) Intranet
4 8 (0.33%) SSL
5 7 (0.29%) SSH
6 5 (0.20%) ATM
7 4 (0.16%) IPsec
7 4 (0.16%) OpenVPN
8 2 (0.082%) VLAN
8 2 (0.082%) Extranet
8 2 (0.082%) SMS
8 2 (0.082%) DNS
9 1 (0.041%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.041%) FTP
9 1 (0.041%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 720 (29.50%) SQL Server
2 589 (24.13%) MySQL
3 201 (8.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 114 (4.67%) Relational Database
5 108 (4.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 81 (3.32%) SQL Server 2012
7 66 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
8 60 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 54 (2.21%) NoSQL
10 52 (2.13%) MongoDB
11 43 (1.76%) RDBMS
12 33 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
13 25 (1.02%) Oracle Database
14 24 (0.98%) Big Data
15 20 (0.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 20 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
16 16 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 14 (0.57%) Azure SQL Database
18 11 (0.45%) RavenDB
19 6 (0.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 308 (12.62%) Git (software)
2 215 (8.81%) Subversion
3 201 (8.23%) Visual Studio
4 165 (6.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 67 (2.74%) JIRA
6 55 (2.25%) Selenium
7 52 (2.13%) NUnit
8 48 (1.97%) Dreamweaver
9 41 (1.68%) Grunt
10 33 (1.35%) Mercurial
11 32 (1.31%) SpecFlow
12 24 (0.98%) Maven
13 22 (0.90%) TeamCity
14 21 (0.86%) Bitbucket
15 20 (0.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 18 (0.74%) MSTest
17 17 (0.70%) Octopus Deploy
17 17 (0.70%) Jasmine
18 16 (0.66%) Axure RP
19 15 (0.61%) JUnit
General
1 254 (10.41%) Marketing
2 190 (7.78%) Finance
3 118 (4.83%) Retail
4 37 (1.52%) Games
5 29 (1.19%) Advertising
6 27 (1.11%) Telecoms
7 26 (1.07%) Automotive
8 15 (0.61%) Law
8 15 (0.61%) Manufacturing
8 15 (0.61%) Billing
9 14 (0.57%) Music Industry
10 13 (0.53%) Back Office
11 12 (0.49%) Legal
12 9 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
13 8 (0.33%) Banking
14 4 (0.16%) Publishing
14 4 (0.16%) Front Office
15 2 (0.082%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.041%) Electronics
16 1 (0.041%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 2043 (83.70%) Developer
2 579 (23.72%) .NET Developer
3 443 (18.15%) PHP Developer
4 414 (16.96%) Web Developer
5 360 (14.75%) Senior Developer
6 335 (13.72%) C# Developer
7 296 (12.13%) Front-End Developer
8 277 (11.35%) C# .NET Developer
9 258 (10.57%) ASP.NET Developer
10 239 (9.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 200 (8.19%) Designer
12 133 (5.45%) Senior .NET Developer
13 120 (4.92%) Software Developer
14 118 (4.83%) Junior
15 115 (4.71%) Junior Developer
16 103 (4.22%) .NET Web Developer
17 102 (4.18%) Web Designer
18 78 (3.20%) Senior C# Developer
19 65 (2.66%) PHP MySQL Developer
20 63 (2.58%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2366 (96.93%) HTML
2 1227 (50.27%) jQuery
3 1177 (48.22%) .NET
4 934 (38.26%) ASP.NET
5 879 (36.01%) HTML5
6 622 (25.48%) CSS3
7 406 (16.63%) Web Services
8 373 (15.28%) ASP.NET MVC
9 372 (15.24%) Ajax
10 366 (14.99%) .NET Framework
11 353 (14.46%) XML
12 280 (11.47%) WCF
13 262 (10.73%) AngularJS
14 198 (8.11%) JSON
15 188 (7.70%) SOAP
16 175 (7.17%) Sass
17 170 (6.96%) XHTML
17 170 (6.96%) LINQ
18 156 (6.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 138 (5.65%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 274 (11.22%) User Experience
2 163 (6.68%) Mobile App
3 92 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
4 82 (3.36%) N-Tier
5 80 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
6 74 (3.03%) Computer Science
7 58 (2.38%) W3C
8 53 (2.17%) Social Media
9 51 (2.09%) Graphic Design
10 46 (1.88%) Open Source
11 38 (1.56%) Inversion of Control
12 25 (1.02%) Photography
13 20 (0.82%) Digital Media
14 19 (0.78%) Social Network
15 15 (0.61%) NHS
16 14 (0.57%) iPhone
17 12 (0.49%) Blog
17 12 (0.49%) Mathematics
18 10 (0.41%) Animation
18 10 (0.41%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 288 (11.80%) Windows
2 277 (11.35%) Linux
3 96 (3.93%) Android
4 86 (3.52%) Apple iOS
5 39 (1.60%) UNIX
6 13 (0.53%) Windows 7
6 13 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (0.37%) Windows Phone
8 7 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
9 6 (0.25%) CentOS
10 4 (0.16%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.12%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.082%) Debian
12 2 (0.082%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.041%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.041%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.041%) openSUSE
13 1 (0.041%) Windows Phone 8
13 1 (0.041%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 971 (39.78%) MVC
2 827 (33.88%) Agile Software Development
3 457 (18.72%) OO
4 362 (14.83%) E-Commerce
5 328 (13.44%) TDD
6 306 (12.54%) OOP
7 275 (11.27%) Scrum
8 270 (11.06%) Web Development
9 249 (10.20%) Web Design
10 161 (6.60%) Responsive Web Design
11 140 (5.74%) Unit Testing
12 131 (5.37%) Continuous Integration
13 112 (4.59%) SEO
13 112 (4.59%) OO PHP
14 105 (4.30%) Mentoring
15 104 (4.26%) Software Engineering
16 100 (4.10%) CRM
17 72 (2.95%) SOA
18 67 (2.74%) Email Marketing
19 60 (2.46%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1956 (80.13%) JavaScript
2 1068 (43.75%) C#
3 834 (34.17%) SQL
4 777 (31.83%) PHP
5 201 (8.23%) Java
6 158 (6.47%) T-SQL
7 142 (5.82%) VB.NET
8 89 (3.65%) PHP5
9 64 (2.62%) VB
10 59 (2.42%) Objective-C
11 57 (2.34%) C++
12 42 (1.72%) Python
13 38 (1.56%) Ruby
14 27 (1.11%) VB6
14 27 (1.11%) C
15 26 (1.07%) Perl
16 24 (0.98%) PL/SQL
17 17 (0.70%) Bash Shell
18 14 (0.57%) PowerShell
19 11 (0.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 249 (10.20%) Degree
2 53 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 49 (2.01%) VCP4
4 16 (0.66%) MCSD
5 14 (0.57%) MCP
6 13 (0.53%) Security Cleared
7 11 (0.45%) MCAD
7 11 (0.45%) MCTS
8 8 (0.33%) SC Cleared
9 5 (0.20%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.20%) ISEB
10 3 (0.12%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.082%) MCSE
11 2 (0.082%) HNC
11 2 (0.082%) HND
12 1 (0.041%) Postgraduate
12 1 (0.041%) MCSA
12 1 (0.041%) CCNA
12 1 (0.041%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.041%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (1.39%) QA
2 18 (0.74%) WAI
3 7 (0.29%) WCAG
4 4 (0.16%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (0.20%) Docker
2 2 (0.082%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.041%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.041%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (0.41%) Puppet
2 8 (0.33%) Vagrant
3 4 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.082%) Hyperic
4 2 (0.082%) WSUS
4 2 (0.082%) Plesk
Vendors
1 338 (13.85%) Microsoft
2 141 (5.78%) Zend
3 130 (5.33%) Adobe
4 89 (3.65%) Oracle
5 85 (3.48%) Twitter
6 77 (3.15%) Facebook
7 66 (2.70%) Google
8 53 (2.17%) Sitecore
9 49 (2.01%) EPiServer
10 42 (1.72%) Telerik
11 41 (1.68%) Xamarin
12 35 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
13 25 (1.02%) Eloqua
14 15 (0.61%) Apple
15 13 (0.53%) DevExpress
16 12 (0.49%) SAP
17 10 (0.41%) Business Objects
18 8 (0.33%) Perforce
18 8 (0.33%) Rackspace
19 6 (0.25%) Yahoo!
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Career development!
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Industry leading benefits package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + excellent benefits + training
Posted: 2 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Knutsford, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: From £18,000 to £27,000 per annum
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Greater Manchester
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Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
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Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salford, Lancashire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
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