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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Rank 12 22 15
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs citing CSS 85 39 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 16.25% 9.58% 15.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.42% 22.94% 43.60%
Number of salaries quoted 49 30 63
Average salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.79% +4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £53,700
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
240 170 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 45.89% 41.77% 35.76%
Number of salaries quoted 158 126 113
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 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 2015.

CSS Salary Histogram in Watford

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 135 (96.43%) HTML
2 127 (90.71%) JavaScript
3 60 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 58 (41.43%) SQL Server
5 56 (40.00%) SQL
5 56 (40.00%) Java
6 52 (37.14%) Oracle
7 51 (36.43%) jQuery
8 48 (34.29%) J2EE
9 47 (33.57%) .NET
10 42 (30.00%) C#
11 40 (28.57%) ASP.NET
12 39 (27.86%) MySQL
13 38 (27.14%) JSP
14 36 (25.71%) MVC
15 35 (25.00%) DB2
16 34 (24.29%) Finance
16 34 (24.29%) Retail
17 33 (23.57%) Agile Software Development
17 33 (23.57%) Content Management
18 31 (22.14%) Microsoft
19 29 (20.71%) OO
19 29 (20.71%) Software Engineering
20 27 (19.29%) Servlets
20 27 (19.29%) Internet
21 26 (18.57%) Ajax
21 26 (18.57%) hybris
22 25 (17.86%) Relational Database
23 24 (17.14%) Demandware
23 24 (17.14%) Subversion

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 23 (16.43%) SharePoint
2 21 (15.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 21 (15.00%) WebSphere
3 17 (12.14%) IIS
4 15 (10.71%) Tomcat
5 10 (7.14%) MQSeries
5 10 (7.14%) Adobe CQ
6 6 (4.29%) CMS
7 5 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (3.57%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (2.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (6.43%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.57%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.14%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (6.43%) Magento
2 5 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 27 (19.29%) Internet
2 15 (10.71%) HTTP
3 3 (2.14%) Intranet
4 1 (0.71%) SSH
4 1 (0.71%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (41.43%) SQL Server
2 39 (27.86%) MySQL
3 35 (25.00%) DB2
4 25 (17.86%) Relational Database
5 20 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (7.14%) RDBMS
7 9 (6.43%) QlikView
8 5 (3.57%) Redis
8 5 (3.57%) MongoDB
8 5 (3.57%) NoSQL
8 5 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (17.14%) Subversion
2 15 (10.71%) JUnit
2 15 (10.71%) Eclipse
3 14 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 13 (9.29%) Rational Application Developer
5 11 (7.86%) Oracle APEX
6 10 (7.14%) Log4j
6 10 (7.14%) Ant
6 10 (7.14%) Git (software)
6 10 (7.14%) Maven
7 5 (3.57%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 1 (0.71%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.71%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.71%) Dreamweaver
General
1 34 (24.29%) Finance
1 34 (24.29%) Retail
2 15 (10.71%) Manufacturing
3 7 (5.00%) Marketing
4 5 (3.57%) Games
4 5 (3.57%) Advertising
5 2 (1.43%) Banking
6 1 (0.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 114 (81.43%) Developer
2 19 (13.57%) Senior Developer
3 18 (12.86%) Lead Developer
4 17 (12.14%) Applications Developer
4 17 (12.14%) Java Developer
5 16 (11.43%) Consultant
6 12 (8.57%) Analyst
6 12 (8.57%) .NET Developer
6 12 (8.57%) Front-End Developer
7 11 (7.86%) Developer Analyst
8 10 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
8 10 (7.14%) Oracle Analyst
9 9 (6.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 9 (6.43%) Junior
9 9 (6.43%) Web Developer
10 8 (5.71%) Architect
10 8 (5.71%) Systems Developer
10 8 (5.71%) Junior Developer
10 8 (5.71%) Systems Architect
11 7 (5.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (96.43%) HTML
2 51 (36.43%) jQuery
3 48 (34.29%) J2EE
4 47 (33.57%) .NET
5 40 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 38 (27.14%) JSP
7 27 (19.29%) Servlets
8 26 (18.57%) Ajax
9 23 (16.43%) XML
9 23 (16.43%) HTML5
10 22 (15.71%) CSS3
11 18 (12.86%) XHTML
12 16 (11.43%) EJB
13 15 (10.71%) Struts
13 15 (10.71%) JMS
14 11 (7.86%) Web Services
14 11 (7.86%) XSLT
15 10 (7.14%) Hibernate
15 10 (7.14%) SOAP
15 10 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.14%) User Experience
2 10 (7.14%) Web 2.0
3 5 (3.57%) W3C
4 2 (1.43%) Social Media
4 2 (1.43%) Online Gambling
5 1 (0.71%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.71%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (17.14%) Linux
2 23 (16.43%) UNIX
3 15 (10.71%) Solaris
4 12 (8.57%) Windows
5 10 (7.14%) HPUX
6 5 (3.57%) AIX
7 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 36 (25.71%) MVC
3 33 (23.57%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (23.57%) Content Management
4 29 (20.71%) OO
4 29 (20.71%) Software Engineering
5 23 (16.43%) Responsive Web Design
6 19 (13.57%) Web Development
6 19 (13.57%) OOP
7 14 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (10.00%) Graceful Degradation
8 13 (9.29%) Workflow
9 12 (8.57%) ITIL
9 12 (8.57%) TDD
10 11 (7.86%) Business Analysis
10 11 (7.86%) Systems Analysis
10 11 (7.86%) QMS
10 11 (7.86%) Data Modelling
10 11 (7.86%) Quality Management
11 10 (7.14%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 127 (90.71%) JavaScript
2 56 (40.00%) SQL
2 56 (40.00%) Java
3 42 (30.00%) C#
4 15 (10.71%) PHP
5 11 (7.86%) PL/SQL
6 10 (7.14%) XPath
7 6 (4.29%) Bash Shell
8 5 (3.57%) Perl
9 2 (1.43%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (14.29%) Degree
2 17 (12.14%) SC Cleared
2 17 (12.14%) Security Cleared
3 15 (10.71%) Sun Certification
4 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.86%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (3.57%) Puppet
1 5 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 52 (37.14%) Oracle
2 31 (22.14%) Microsoft
3 26 (18.57%) hybris
4 24 (17.14%) Demandware
5 23 (16.43%) IBM
6 22 (15.71%) Ogone
6 22 (15.71%) ATG
7 16 (11.43%) DataCash
8 15 (10.71%) Sun
9 11 (7.86%) Business Objects
10 10 (7.14%) Interwoven
11 8 (5.71%) Zend
12 6 (4.29%) CyberSource
13 4 (2.86%) Open Text
14 3 (2.14%) Adobe
15 1 (0.71%) Telerik
15 1 (0.71%) Quark
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Salary: £30,000-£40,000 DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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JPS Selection
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Required IT
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per year
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Salary: £38k
Posted: 19 days ago