The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 11 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing CSS 1191 1249 1175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.58% 17.02% 16.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.27% 34.32% 33.37%
Number of salaries quoted 993 1160 1079
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,125 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +3.40%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3377 3639 3521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 47.01% 49.58% 49.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2893 3244 3161
Average salary £37,000 £34,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
CSS
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -1 668 £32,500 - 130
Cheshire -3 267 £32,500 +6.55% 60
Merseyside +4 130 £33,500 +11.66% 30
Lancashire +3 104 £32,500 - 17
Cumbria -4 12 £32,500 +8.33%
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2132 (95.05%) HTML
2 1695 (75.57%) JavaScript
3 1133 (50.51%) jQuery
4 929 (41.42%) .NET
5 883 (39.37%) C#
6 813 (36.25%) MVC
7 770 (34.33%) ASP.NET
8 750 (33.44%) PHP
9 710 (31.65%) SQL
10 601 (26.79%) MySQL
11 572 (25.50%) HTML5
12 500 (22.29%) SQL Server
13 405 (18.06%) E-Commerce
14 397 (17.70%) XML
15 380 (16.94%) OO
16 377 (16.81%) Ajax
16 377 (16.81%) CSS3
17 336 (14.98%) Agile Software Development
18 327 (14.58%) .NET Framework
19 311 (13.87%) ASP.NET MVC
20 292 (13.02%) TDD
21 276 (12.30%) Web Services
22 274 (12.22%) Web Development
23 269 (11.99%) Java
24 264 (11.77%) Scrum
25 261 (11.64%) Marketing
26 259 (11.55%) Linux
27 251 (11.19%) Microsoft
28 223 (9.94%) WCF
29 220 (9.81%) CMS

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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
1 220 (9.81%) CMS
2 128 (5.71%) Apache
3 120 (5.35%) WordPress
4 105 (4.68%) IIS
5 82 (3.66%) Drupal
6 70 (3.12%) SharePoint
7 64 (2.85%) Tomcat
8 38 (1.69%) Apache Solr
9 34 (1.52%) Node.js
10 29 (1.29%) Umbraco
10 29 (1.29%) Sitecore CMS
11 24 (1.07%) WebSphere
12 22 (0.98%) SAS
13 13 (0.58%) nginx
14 12 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
15 9 (0.40%) Joomla!
16 8 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
16 8 (0.36%) WebLogic
17 7 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
17 7 (0.31%) DNN
Applications
1 193 (8.60%) Photoshop
2 103 (4.59%) MS Excel
3 92 (4.10%) Adobe Illustrator
4 49 (2.18%) Fireworks
5 14 (0.62%) InDesign
6 12 (0.53%) MS Office
6 12 (0.53%) Adobe After Effects
7 5 (0.22%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.22%) RoboHelp
8 4 (0.18%) Final Cut Pro
9 3 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
10 2 (0.089%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.089%) MS Project
10 2 (0.089%) MS PowerPoint
11 1 (0.045%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.045%) LaTeX
11 1 (0.045%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 136 (6.06%) Magento
2 19 (0.85%) Google Analytics
3 12 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.089%) osCommerce
6 2 (0.089%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 19 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (0.45%) Trello
4 7 (0.31%) SaaS
5 6 (0.27%) GitHub
6 2 (0.089%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.045%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.045%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.045%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 66 (2.94%) Internet
2 46 (2.05%) Intranet
3 37 (1.65%) HTTP
4 20 (0.89%) SSL
5 10 (0.45%) RFID
6 9 (0.40%) DNS
7 6 (0.27%) Firewall
7 6 (0.27%) Wireless
7 6 (0.27%) LAN
8 5 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (0.18%) AMQP
9 4 (0.18%) NFC
9 4 (0.18%) Extranet
9 4 (0.18%) WAN
9 4 (0.18%) TCP/IP
10 3 (0.13%) DHCP
10 3 (0.13%) WLAN
10 3 (0.13%) SAN
10 3 (0.13%) iSCSI
11 2 (0.089%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 601 (26.79%) MySQL
2 500 (22.29%) SQL Server
3 129 (5.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 87 (3.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 83 (3.70%) Relational Database
6 66 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 51 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
8 38 (1.69%) RDBMS
9 37 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 18 (0.80%) Big Data
11 16 (0.71%) NoSQL
11 16 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (0.67%) MongoDB
13 14 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 14 (0.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 13 (0.58%) Oracle Database
15 9 (0.40%) SQL Server 2000
16 8 (0.36%) Couchbase
17 7 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
17 7 (0.31%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 190 (8.47%) Git (software)
2 187 (8.34%) Subversion
3 102 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 90 (4.01%) Team Foundation Server
5 45 (2.01%) Dreamweaver
6 37 (1.65%) Selenium
7 32 (1.43%) PhoneGap
8 30 (1.34%) Maven
9 28 (1.25%) Eclipse
10 27 (1.20%) JIRA
11 24 (1.07%) Xcode
11 24 (1.07%) Mercurial
12 22 (0.98%) NUnit
13 20 (0.89%) Ant
14 17 (0.76%) Hudson
14 17 (0.76%) Moq
15 15 (0.67%) Jenkins
16 14 (0.62%) Appcelerator Titanium
16 14 (0.62%) JUnit
17 13 (0.58%) Grunt
General
1 261 (11.64%) Marketing
2 150 (6.69%) Finance
3 94 (4.19%) Retail
4 38 (1.69%) Financial Institution
5 32 (1.43%) Games
6 28 (1.25%) Advertising
7 26 (1.16%) Back Office
8 20 (0.89%) Publishing
9 17 (0.76%) Manufacturing
10 12 (0.53%) Telecoms
11 10 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
11 10 (0.45%) Multimedia
12 9 (0.40%) Legal
13 8 (0.36%) Automotive
14 6 (0.27%) Law
14 6 (0.27%) Electronics
14 6 (0.27%) Billing
14 6 (0.27%) Banking
15 5 (0.22%) Music Industry
16 1 (0.045%) Military
Job Titles
1 1939 (86.45%) Developer
2 526 (23.45%) Web Developer
3 441 (19.66%) .NET Developer
4 408 (18.19%) PHP Developer
5 320 (14.27%) C# Developer
6 269 (11.99%) C# .NET Developer
7 253 (11.28%) ASP.NET Developer
8 223 (9.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 222 (9.90%) Senior Developer
10 209 (9.32%) Front-End Developer
11 153 (6.82%) Software Developer
12 141 (6.29%) Designer
13 122 (5.44%) Java Developer
14 119 (5.31%) PHP MySQL Developer
15 109 (4.86%) Lead Developer
16 100 (4.46%) .NET Web Developer
17 93 (4.15%) Junior
18 87 (3.88%) Junior Developer
19 83 (3.70%) C# Web Developer
20 81 (3.61%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2132 (95.05%) HTML
2 1133 (50.51%) jQuery
3 929 (41.42%) .NET
4 770 (34.33%) ASP.NET
5 572 (25.50%) HTML5
6 397 (17.70%) XML
7 377 (16.81%) Ajax
7 377 (16.81%) CSS3
8 327 (14.58%) .NET Framework
9 311 (13.87%) ASP.NET MVC
10 276 (12.30%) Web Services
11 223 (9.94%) WCF
12 218 (9.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 177 (7.89%) XHTML
14 166 (7.40%) LINQ
15 153 (6.82%) JSON
16 113 (5.04%) SOAP
17 112 (4.99%) Spring
17 112 (4.99%) REST
18 106 (4.73%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 160 (7.13%) Mobile App
2 92 (4.10%) Computer Science
3 90 (4.01%) Social Media
4 87 (3.88%) Open Source
5 80 (3.57%) W3C
6 70 (3.12%) N-Tier
7 35 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
8 34 (1.52%) Inversion of Control
9 30 (1.34%) Mathematics
10 26 (1.16%) Digital Media
11 21 (0.94%) Xbox
12 19 (0.85%) Management Information System
13 14 (0.62%) NHS
13 14 (0.62%) Graphic Design
14 13 (0.58%) Mainframe
14 13 (0.58%) IBM Mainframe
15 12 (0.53%) Statistics
15 12 (0.53%) Smartphone
16 11 (0.49%) Web 2.0
16 11 (0.49%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 259 (11.55%) Linux
2 143 (6.38%) Apple iOS
3 139 (6.20%) Android
4 114 (5.08%) Windows
5 90 (4.01%) UNIX
6 26 (1.16%) Windows Phone
7 24 (1.07%) Windows 8
8 9 (0.40%) Debian
9 7 (0.31%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.27%) CentOS
10 6 (0.27%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.18%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.089%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.089%) Solaris
12 2 (0.089%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.045%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.045%) Windows CE
13 1 (0.045%) Windows Phone 8
13 1 (0.045%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 813 (36.25%) MVC
2 405 (18.06%) E-Commerce
3 380 (16.94%) OO
4 336 (14.98%) Agile Software Development
5 292 (13.02%) TDD
6 274 (12.22%) Web Development
7 264 (11.77%) Scrum
8 189 (8.43%) OOP
9 150 (6.69%) Web Design
10 137 (6.11%) SEO
11 136 (6.06%) Software Engineering
12 134 (5.97%) OO PHP
13 132 (5.88%) Unit Testing
14 104 (4.64%) Responsive Web Design
15 101 (4.50%) Web Application Development
16 90 (4.01%) Digital Marketing
17 68 (3.03%) iOS Development
18 64 (2.85%) Android Development
19 63 (2.81%) BDD
20 61 (2.72%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1695 (75.57%) JavaScript
2 883 (39.37%) C#
3 750 (33.44%) PHP
4 710 (31.65%) SQL
5 269 (11.99%) Java
6 188 (8.38%) T-SQL
7 141 (6.29%) PHP5
7 141 (6.29%) VB.NET
8 83 (3.70%) Ruby
9 52 (2.32%) Objective-C
10 48 (2.14%) VB
11 46 (2.05%) C++
12 36 (1.60%) Perl
13 32 (1.43%) C
14 31 (1.38%) Python
15 26 (1.16%) PL/SQL
16 25 (1.11%) XAML
17 20 (0.89%) Prolog
18 18 (0.80%) ActionScript
19 17 (0.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 205 (9.14%) Degree
2 43 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (1.16%) Security Cleared
4 14 (0.62%) MCSE
5 12 (0.53%) MCP
6 11 (0.49%) HNC
6 11 (0.49%) HND
7 10 (0.45%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.13%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (0.13%) ISEB
9 1 (0.045%) CCNP
9 1 (0.045%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.045%) PMP
9 1 (0.045%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.045%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (2.14%) QA
2 28 (1.25%) WCAG
3 15 (0.67%) WAI
4 11 (0.49%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (0.18%) vSphere
2 3 (0.13%) Squid
2 3 (0.13%) vCloud
2 3 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.089%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.089%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (0.36%) Capistrano
2 6 (0.27%) Plesk
3 5 (0.22%) Puppet
4 3 (0.13%) WSUS
4 3 (0.13%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.13%) SCCM
5 2 (0.089%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.045%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 251 (11.19%) Microsoft
2 172 (7.67%) Zend
3 132 (5.88%) Adobe
4 62 (2.76%) Oracle
5 54 (2.41%) Google
6 48 (2.14%) Facebook
7 41 (1.83%) Twitter
8 34 (1.52%) JBoss
8 34 (1.52%) Sitecore
9 26 (1.16%) Sencha
10 21 (0.94%) IBM
11 12 (0.53%) Apple
12 11 (0.49%) Yahoo!
12 11 (0.49%) Xamarin
12 11 (0.49%) WSO2
13 10 (0.45%) SAP
14 6 (0.27%) Ektron
14 6 (0.27%) Rackspace
14 6 (0.27%) Appcelerator
14 6 (0.27%) Sun
Manchester, Lancashire
Central Manchester University Hospital
Salary: Band 6 £25,783 - £34,530 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Central Manchester University Hospital
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Central Manchester University Hospital
Salary: Band 7 £30,764 - £40,558 pa
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + extensive benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday