The table below looks at the statistics for CSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 19 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing CSS 54 89 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 10.11% 15.42% 14.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.88% 36.93% 34.51%
Number of salaries quoted 36 69 40
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £51,000 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
CSS
Hertfordshire

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 Watford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
217 241 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 40.64% 41.77% 41.89%
Number of salaries quoted 171 196 118
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

CSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

CSS Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

CSS
Salary Trend in Watford

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

CSS Salary Trend in Watford

CSS
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CSS across the Watford region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

CSS Salary Histogram in Watford

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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.

1 139 (97.20%) HTML
2 126 (88.11%) JavaScript
3 64 (44.76%) SQL Server
4 60 (41.96%) Java
5 59 (41.26%) E-Commerce
6 51 (35.66%) jQuery
7 46 (32.17%) .NET
8 43 (30.07%) Oracle
9 42 (29.37%) ASP.NET
9 42 (29.37%) J2EE
10 41 (28.67%) C#
11 40 (27.97%) Agile Software Development
12 38 (26.57%) SQL
12 38 (26.57%) MVC
13 37 (25.87%) JSP
14 35 (24.48%) MySQL
15 33 (23.08%) Software Engineering
15 33 (23.08%) HTML5
16 32 (22.38%) OO
17 31 (21.68%) Demandware
18 30 (20.98%) Ajax
19 29 (20.28%) DB2
20 28 (19.58%) Relational Database
21 27 (18.88%) Content Management
22 26 (18.18%) Microsoft
23 25 (17.48%) ATG
23 25 (17.48%) hybris
23 25 (17.48%) SQL Server 2008
24 24 (16.78%) CSS3
24 24 (16.78%) Retail

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 20 (13.99%) Tomcat
2 19 (13.29%) WebSphere
3 18 (12.59%) SharePoint
4 15 (10.49%) WebSphere Application Server
5 11 (7.69%) CMS
6 8 (5.59%) IIS
7 7 (4.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 7 (4.90%) Apache
8 6 (4.20%) MQSeries
9 4 (2.80%) JBoss
10 2 (1.40%) Drupal
10 2 (1.40%) WordPress
10 2 (1.40%) Liferay
11 1 (0.70%) Apache ServiceMix
11 1 (0.70%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 24 (16.78%) Photoshop
2 8 (5.59%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.40%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (8.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (6.29%) Magento
3 4 (2.80%) Fredhopper
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.69%) Internet
2 11 (7.69%) HTTP
3 2 (1.40%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.40%) SSH
4 1 (0.70%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (44.76%) SQL Server
2 35 (24.48%) MySQL
3 29 (20.28%) DB2
4 28 (19.58%) Relational Database
5 25 (17.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (7.69%) RDBMS
7 9 (6.29%) QlikView
8 7 (4.90%) Informix
9 6 (4.20%) Oracle Database
10 5 (3.50%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (3.50%) MongoDB
10 5 (3.50%) NoSQL
10 5 (3.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (12.59%) Eclipse
1 18 (12.59%) Subversion
2 15 (10.49%) Maven
3 12 (8.39%) Git (software)
4 10 (6.99%) Ant
5 9 (6.29%) JUnit
6 7 (4.90%) Visual Studio
7 6 (4.20%) Log4j
8 5 (3.50%) Rational Application Developer
9 3 (2.10%) Grunt
9 3 (2.10%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (1.40%) Firebug
10 2 (1.40%) PHPUnit
10 2 (1.40%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (1.40%) LoadRunner
10 2 (1.40%) JMeter
11 1 (0.70%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
11 1 (0.70%) Bower
General
1 24 (16.78%) Retail
2 22 (15.38%) Finance
3 16 (11.19%) Marketing
4 7 (4.90%) Banking
5 5 (3.50%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.50%) Advertising
5 5 (3.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 112 (78.32%) Developer
2 25 (17.48%) Senior Developer
3 21 (14.69%) Java Developer
4 19 (13.29%) Consultant
5 18 (12.59%) .NET Developer
6 17 (11.89%) Applications Developer
7 16 (11.19%) Lead Developer
7 16 (11.19%) Senior .NET Developer
8 15 (10.49%) Front-End Developer
9 11 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (6.99%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (6.29%) Junior
12 8 (5.59%) PHP Developer
12 8 (5.59%) Systems Developer
12 8 (5.59%) Designer
13 7 (4.90%) Web Developer
13 7 (4.90%) Senior Consultant
13 7 (4.90%) Magento Developer
14 6 (4.20%) Analyst
14 6 (4.20%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (97.20%) HTML
2 51 (35.66%) jQuery
3 46 (32.17%) .NET
4 42 (29.37%) J2EE
4 42 (29.37%) ASP.NET
5 37 (25.87%) JSP
6 33 (23.08%) HTML5
7 30 (20.98%) Ajax
8 24 (16.78%) CSS3
9 23 (16.08%) XML
10 18 (12.59%) Servlets
10 18 (12.59%) Spring
11 17 (11.89%) XHTML
12 16 (11.19%) Struts
13 14 (9.79%) Web Services
14 13 (9.09%) Hibernate
15 12 (8.39%) EJB
16 11 (7.69%) Java EE
17 9 (6.29%) JSON
18 8 (5.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.59%) User Experience
2 6 (4.20%) Web 2.0
2 6 (4.20%) W3C
3 5 (3.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.10%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.40%) Online Gambling
5 2 (1.40%) Social Media
5 2 (1.40%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.40%) Copywriting
6 1 (0.70%) Online Games
6 1 (0.70%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.99%) Linux
2 18 (12.59%) UNIX
3 7 (4.90%) Solaris
4 6 (4.20%) HPUX
5 5 (3.50%) Windows
6 3 (2.10%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (41.26%) E-Commerce
2 40 (27.97%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (26.57%) MVC
4 33 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 32 (22.38%) OO
6 27 (18.88%) Content Management
7 23 (16.08%) TDD
8 20 (13.99%) Responsive Web Design
9 17 (11.89%) OOP
10 16 (11.19%) Web Development
11 15 (10.49%) Workflow
11 15 (10.49%) Scrum
12 14 (9.79%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (9.79%) Graceful Degradation
13 12 (8.39%) CRM
13 12 (8.39%) Process Management
14 6 (4.20%) Web Design
15 5 (3.50%) Unit Testing
16 4 (2.80%) Test Scripting
16 4 (2.80%) UML
Programming Languages
1 126 (88.11%) JavaScript
2 60 (41.96%) Java
3 41 (28.67%) C#
4 38 (26.57%) SQL
5 19 (13.29%) PHP
6 6 (4.20%) XPath
7 3 (2.10%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.10%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.10%) Perl
8 2 (1.40%) C
8 2 (1.40%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.40%) ActionScript
8 2 (1.40%) AWK
9 1 (0.70%) XAML
Qualifications
1 22 (15.38%) Degree
2 19 (13.29%) SC Cleared
2 19 (13.29%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.90%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.10%) ISO 9001
1 3 (2.10%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.40%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (3.50%) Puppet
1 5 (3.50%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.40%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 43 (30.07%) Oracle
2 31 (21.68%) Demandware
3 26 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 25 (17.48%) ATG
4 25 (17.48%) hybris
5 22 (15.38%) Ogone
6 21 (14.69%) IBM
7 16 (11.19%) DataCash
8 10 (6.99%) Adobe
9 9 (6.29%) Sun
10 6 (4.20%) Interwoven
10 6 (4.20%) CyberSource
10 6 (4.20%) Zend
11 4 (2.80%) OpenText
11 4 (2.80%) Intershop
11 4 (2.80%) Endeca
12 3 (2.10%) Business Objects
13 2 (1.40%) Perforce
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