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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 18 21 12
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing CSS 77 59 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 13.30% 11.22% 17.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.08% 41.84% 34.41%
Number of salaries quoted 56 39 45
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
183 141 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 31.61% 26.81% 51.67%
Number of salaries quoted 138 90 133
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,900 £47,500 £65,000
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 31 August 2015.

CSS Salary Histogram in Watford

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 131 (98.50%) HTML
2 94 (70.68%) JavaScript
3 65 (48.87%) MVC
4 61 (45.86%) SQL
5 59 (44.36%) .NET
6 52 (39.10%) ASP.NET
7 47 (35.34%) C#
8 46 (34.59%) Java
9 45 (33.83%) jQuery
10 44 (33.08%) E-Commerce
11 41 (30.83%) Agile Software Development
12 37 (27.82%) IBM
13 35 (26.32%) WebSphere
14 34 (25.56%) XHTML
14 34 (25.56%) Oracle
15 31 (23.31%) Microsoft
16 30 (22.56%) HTML5
17 29 (21.80%) Tomcat
17 29 (21.80%) Spring
18 28 (21.05%) SQL Server
18 28 (21.05%) J2EE
19 27 (20.30%) WebSphere Application Server
19 27 (20.30%) Struts
19 27 (20.30%) Web Services
19 27 (20.30%) JSP
19 27 (20.30%) Eclipse
20 26 (19.55%) Subversion
20 26 (19.55%) Web Development
21 25 (18.80%) Content Management
21 25 (18.80%) Internet

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 35 (26.32%) WebSphere
2 29 (21.80%) Tomcat
3 27 (20.30%) WebSphere Application Server
4 24 (18.05%) Apache
5 20 (15.04%) IIS
6 16 (12.03%) SharePoint
7 13 (9.77%) IBM HTTP Server
7 13 (9.77%) Apache ServiceMix
8 7 (5.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 7 (5.26%) CMS
9 6 (4.51%) MQSeries
10 2 (1.50%) JBoss
10 2 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.50%) Drupal
Applications
1 22 (16.54%) Photoshop
2 19 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 14 (10.53%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (6.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (3.01%) Adobe After Effects
5 4 (3.01%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 8 (6.02%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (6.02%) Fredhopper
2 2 (1.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.26%) SaaS
3 2 (1.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (18.80%) Internet
2 21 (15.79%) HTTP
3 2 (1.50%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.75%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 24 (18.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (15.79%) MongoDB
4 20 (15.04%) MySQL
5 19 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 19 (14.29%) DB2
6 14 (10.53%) CouchDB
7 13 (9.77%) Relational Database
8 11 (8.27%) Oracle Database
9 6 (4.51%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 27 (20.30%) Eclipse
2 26 (19.55%) Subversion
3 19 (14.29%) JUnit
4 17 (12.78%) Visual Studio
4 17 (12.78%) Rational Application Developer
5 14 (10.53%) Maven
5 14 (10.53%) Ant
6 13 (9.77%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 9 (6.77%) Git (software)
8 6 (4.51%) Log4j
9 5 (3.76%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (1.50%) LoadRunner
10 2 (1.50%) JMeter
10 2 (1.50%) Grunt
10 2 (1.50%) Firebug
10 2 (1.50%) Talend Open Studio
11 1 (0.75%) Bower
11 1 (0.75%) PHPUnit
General
1 19 (14.29%) Marketing
2 18 (13.53%) Retail
3 14 (10.53%) Finance
4 4 (3.01%) Games
5 2 (1.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 89 (66.92%) Developer
2 36 (27.07%) .NET Developer
3 33 (24.81%) Senior Developer
4 31 (23.31%) Consultant
4 31 (23.31%) Senior .NET Developer
5 22 (16.54%) Java Developer
6 20 (15.04%) C# Developer
7 19 (14.29%) Designer
7 19 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
8 18 (13.53%) Senior C# Developer
9 16 (12.03%) Junior
10 14 (10.53%) Digital Designer
11 13 (9.77%) Photoshop Designer
11 13 (9.77%) Support Consultant
11 13 (9.77%) Java Consultant
12 10 (7.52%) Tester
13 9 (6.77%) Lead Developer
13 9 (6.77%) Junior Designer
14 8 (6.02%) Web Developer
14 8 (6.02%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (98.50%) HTML
2 59 (44.36%) .NET
3 52 (39.10%) ASP.NET
4 45 (33.83%) jQuery
5 34 (25.56%) XHTML
6 30 (22.56%) HTML5
7 29 (21.80%) Spring
8 28 (21.05%) J2EE
9 27 (20.30%) Struts
9 27 (20.30%) Web Services
9 27 (20.30%) JSP
10 24 (18.05%) REST
11 22 (16.54%) XML
12 21 (15.79%) Spring MVC
13 19 (14.29%) JMS
13 19 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
14 18 (13.53%) Servlets
15 14 (10.53%) SOAP
15 14 (10.53%) JSTL
16 13 (9.77%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.79%) User Experience
2 7 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.51%) Web 2.0
4 5 (3.76%) W3C
5 4 (3.01%) Graphic Design
5 4 (3.01%) Animation
6 3 (2.26%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.50%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.75%) Copywriting
8 1 (0.75%) Online Games
8 1 (0.75%) Streaming Media
8 1 (0.75%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 25 (18.80%) Linux
2 23 (17.29%) UNIX
3 19 (14.29%) Solaris
4 18 (13.53%) Windows
5 17 (12.78%) Android
6 15 (11.28%) AIX
7 14 (10.53%) Apple iOS
8 6 (4.51%) HPUX
9 3 (2.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (48.87%) MVC
2 44 (33.08%) E-Commerce
3 41 (30.83%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (19.55%) Web Development
5 25 (18.80%) Content Management
6 18 (13.53%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (9.77%) RAD
8 12 (9.02%) Web Design
8 12 (9.02%) OO
9 11 (8.27%) Workflow
10 10 (7.52%) Process Management
11 9 (6.77%) CRM
11 9 (6.77%) Scrum
12 8 (6.02%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (6.02%) SDLC
13 6 (4.51%) Software Engineering
14 5 (3.76%) Migration
14 5 (3.76%) Customer Engagement
14 5 (3.76%) Dependency Injection
14 5 (3.76%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 94 (70.68%) JavaScript
2 61 (45.86%) SQL
3 47 (35.34%) C#
4 46 (34.59%) Java
5 16 (12.03%) Perl
6 14 (10.53%) Bash Shell
7 6 (4.51%) XPath
7 6 (4.51%) PHP
7 6 (4.51%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.50%) ActionScript
8 2 (1.50%) AWK
8 2 (1.50%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.75%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (12.78%) Degree
2 14 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 13 (9.77%) SC Cleared
3 13 (9.77%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.02%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 37 (27.82%) IBM
2 34 (25.56%) Oracle
3 31 (23.31%) Microsoft
4 24 (18.05%) Adobe
5 17 (12.78%) Xamarin
6 15 (11.28%) Sun
7 9 (6.77%) Demandware
8 8 (6.02%) hybris
8 8 (6.02%) ATG
8 8 (6.02%) Intershop
8 8 (6.02%) Endeca
9 6 (4.51%) Interwoven
10 2 (1.50%) Google
10 2 (1.50%) EPiServer
10 2 (1.50%) Facebook
10 2 (1.50%) Talend
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