The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 10 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing CSS 12 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 25.53% 8.00% 11.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.00% 28.57% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 8
Average salary £42,750 - £31,250
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 - £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,800 - £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
CSS
Manchester

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 Rochdale region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
30 7 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 63.83% 28.00% 31.94%
Number of salaries quoted 30 4 22
Average salary £45,000 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £44,000 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

CSS
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

CSS Salary Trend in Rochdale

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 23 (100.00%) HTML
1 23 (100.00%) Internet
1 23 (100.00%) Marketing
2 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
2 21 (91.30%) JavaScript
2 21 (91.30%) C#
2 21 (91.30%) UML
2 21 (91.30%) MS Excel
2 21 (91.30%) .NET
2 21 (91.30%) SQL Server
2 21 (91.30%) ASP.NET
3 12 (52.17%) OOD
3 12 (52.17%) Finance
3 12 (52.17%) OO
3 12 (52.17%) Software Testing
3 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (52.17%) TDD
3 12 (52.17%) Billing
3 12 (52.17%) Refactoring
3 12 (52.17%) Time Management
3 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (52.17%) MSTest
3 12 (52.17%) Test Strategy
4 11 (47.83%) Content Management
5 10 (43.48%) Pair Programming
5 10 (43.48%) NUnit
5 10 (43.48%) OWASP
5 10 (43.48%) .NET Framework
5 10 (43.48%) Selenium
5 10 (43.48%) WCF

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 2 (8.70%) CMS
Applications
1 21 (91.30%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (91.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) MSTest
2 10 (43.48%) SpecFlow
2 10 (43.48%) NUnit
2 10 (43.48%) Selenium
3 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.70%) Dreamweaver
General
1 23 (100.00%) Marketing
2 12 (52.17%) Finance
2 12 (52.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Senior Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Lead Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Team Leader
3 5 (21.74%) .NET Team Leader
4 4 (17.39%) Web Development Manager
4 4 (17.39%) Systems Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Web Manager
4 4 (17.39%) Development Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Systems Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Marketing Manager
6 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Online Marketing Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Software Team Leader
6 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Software Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) HTML
2 21 (91.30%) .NET
2 21 (91.30%) ASP.NET
3 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (43.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 10 (43.48%) LINQ to SQL
4 10 (43.48%) REST
4 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (43.48%) SOAP
4 10 (43.48%) Web Services
4 10 (43.48%) .NET Framework
4 10 (43.48%) WCF
4 10 (43.48%) LINQ
5 2 (8.70%) DHTML
5 2 (8.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Open Source
2 2 (8.70%) Social Media
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Copywriting
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) UML
2 12 (52.17%) OO
2 12 (52.17%) OOD
2 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) TDD
2 12 (52.17%) Software Testing
2 12 (52.17%) Refactoring
2 12 (52.17%) Time Management
2 12 (52.17%) Test Strategy
3 11 (47.83%) Content Management
4 10 (43.48%) Pair Programming
4 10 (43.48%) OWASP
4 10 (43.48%) BDD
5 9 (39.13%) Software Architecture
5 9 (39.13%) Digital Marketing
5 9 (39.13%) Business Development
5 9 (39.13%) MVC
6 6 (26.09%) Web Development
7 2 (8.70%) Web Analytics
7 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) C#
1 21 (91.30%) JavaScript
2 10 (43.48%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) MCP
1 2 (8.70%) MCSD
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Microsoft