Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for CSS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CSS over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 21 15
Rank change year-on-year +3 -6 -2
Permanent jobs citing CSS 269 285 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 10.12% 10.13% 15.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.53% 25.13% 37.92%
Number of salaries quoted 234 269 344
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -0.66%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £23,575
90th Percentile £65,000 £52,500 £56,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

CSS is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 911 1,134 902
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 34.29% 40.30% 40.72%
Number of salaries quoted 751 941 824
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £22,825
90th Percentile £65,000 £59,250 £55,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing CSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Cheshire

CSS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for CSS in Cheshire

CSS
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Cheshire over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for CSS in Cheshire

CSS
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 21 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +19 73 £40,000 - 22
Chester -3 36 £40,000 -5.88% 22
Wilmslow -5 36 £45,000 - 6
Knutsford +11 26 £50,500 +9.19% 9
Crewe -2 19 £40,000 +14.29% 6
Daresbury +6 14 - -
Macclesfield -7 11 £31,000 -22.50% 5
Runcorn +15 9 £35,000 - 6
Northwich -3 5 £42,500 +25.93% 1
Nantwich - 4 £31,250 - 2
Winsford -3 1 £40,000 +23.08%
Sandbach - 1 £27,500 - 1
CSS
North West

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for CSS.

1 263 (97.77%) HTML
2 235 (87.36%) JavaScript
3 161 (59.85%) MVC
4 140 (52.04%) SQL Server
5 139 (51.67%) Agile Software Development
6 131 (48.70%) C#
7 125 (46.47%) .NET
8 124 (46.10%) AngularJS
9 110 (40.89%) ASP.NET
10 93 (34.57%) SQL
11 91 (33.83%) ASP.NET MVC
12 90 (33.46%) jQuery
13 89 (33.09%) HTML5
14 71 (26.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 68 (25.28%) PHP
16 67 (24.91%) OO
17 66 (24.54%) Microsoft
18 64 (23.79%) CSS3
19 63 (23.42%) Web Application Development
20 57 (21.19%) Git (software)
21 56 (20.82%) Advertising
22 51 (18.96%) MongoDB
23 50 (18.59%) REST
24 49 (18.22%) Web Development
25 48 (17.84%) MySQL
26 47 (17.47%) Web Services
27 45 (16.73%) ASP.NET Web API
28 41 (15.24%) Scrum
28 41 (15.24%) Microsoft Azure
29 39 (14.50%) Greenfield Project

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (4.46%) WordPress
2 9 (3.35%) CMS
3 6 (2.23%) Umbraco
4 4 (1.49%) Apache Pig
4 4 (1.49%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.49%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.74%) Apache
5 2 (0.74%) Drupal
5 2 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.74%) NServiceBus
5 2 (0.74%) Perch
5 2 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.74%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.37%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.37%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.37%) IIS
6 1 (0.37%) nginx
6 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 24 (8.92%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.12%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.37%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.37%) Camtasia
4 1 (0.37%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.37%) InDesign
4 1 (0.37%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.49%) Magento
2 1 (0.37%) Shopify
2 1 (0.37%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 41 (15.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (12.27%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (10.41%) GitHub
4 8 (2.97%) DigitalOcean
5 4 (1.49%) SaaS
6 2 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 2 (0.74%) Asana
6 2 (0.74%) npm
6 2 (0.74%) Office 365
6 2 (0.74%) Yarn
7 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.37%) Cloudflare
7 1 (0.37%) Google Play
7 1 (0.37%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.74%) HTTP
1 2 (0.74%) Internet
2 1 (0.37%) BGP
2 1 (0.37%) BIG-IP
2 1 (0.37%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (0.37%) EIGRP
2 1 (0.37%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.37%) Firewall
2 1 (0.37%) Intranet
2 1 (0.37%) LAN
2 1 (0.37%) Multicast
2 1 (0.37%) OSPF
2 1 (0.37%) PPP
2 1 (0.37%) RIP
2 1 (0.37%) SMS
2 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.37%) VPN
2 1 (0.37%) WAN
2 1 (0.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (52.04%) SQL Server
2 51 (18.96%) MongoDB
3 48 (17.84%) MySQL
4 35 (13.01%) NoSQL
5 27 (10.04%) MariaDB
5 27 (10.04%) RavenDB
6 25 (9.29%) SQL Server 2016
7 11 (4.09%) Big Data
8 8 (2.97%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.86%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.86%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.49%) SQLite
11 3 (1.12%) Apache Hive
11 3 (1.12%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.37%) Amazon Redshift
13 1 (0.37%) HBase
13 1 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 57 (21.19%) Git (software)
2 18 (6.69%) PHPUnit
3 17 (6.32%) Visual Studio
4 10 (3.72%) Selenium
5 9 (3.35%) NUnit
6 8 (2.97%) JIRA
7 7 (2.60%) gulp
7 7 (2.60%) WebDriver
8 5 (1.86%) Subversion
8 5 (1.86%) webpack
9 3 (1.12%) Dreamweaver
9 3 (1.12%) Gradle
9 3 (1.12%) Grunt
9 3 (1.12%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.12%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.12%) JUnit
10 2 (0.74%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.74%) FxCop
10 2 (0.74%) Mocha
10 2 (0.74%) StyleCop
General
1 56 (20.82%) Advertising
2 28 (10.41%) Finance
3 15 (5.58%) Retail
4 11 (4.09%) Banking
5 10 (3.72%) Marketing
5 10 (3.72%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.86%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.49%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.49%) Music Industry
8 3 (1.12%) Games
8 3 (1.12%) Law
9 1 (0.37%) Automotive
9 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 233 (86.62%) Developer
2 102 (37.92%) .NET Developer
3 55 (20.45%) PHP Developer
4 43 (15.99%) C# Developer
5 35 (13.01%) C# .NET Developer
6 32 (11.90%) Senior Developer
6 32 (11.90%) Web Developer
7 25 (9.29%) Software Developer
8 20 (7.43%) ASP.NET Developer
8 20 (7.43%) Backend Developer
8 20 (7.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (6.69%) Junior
10 17 (6.32%) Junior Developer
11 16 (5.95%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 16 (5.95%) SQL Developer
12 15 (5.58%) JavaScript Developer
13 14 (5.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 13 (4.83%) Architect
14 13 (4.83%) C# Software Developer
14 13 (4.83%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 263 (97.77%) HTML
2 125 (46.47%) .NET
3 124 (46.10%) AngularJS
4 110 (40.89%) ASP.NET
5 91 (33.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 90 (33.46%) jQuery
7 89 (33.09%) HTML5
8 71 (26.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 64 (23.79%) CSS3
10 50 (18.59%) REST
11 47 (17.47%) Web Services
12 45 (16.73%) ASP.NET Web API
13 37 (13.75%) .NET Core
14 33 (12.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 28 (10.41%) Laravel
16 24 (8.92%) React
17 22 (8.18%) .NET Framework
17 22 (8.18%) Ajax
17 22 (8.18%) JSON
18 21 (7.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (14.50%) Greenfield Project
2 28 (10.41%) User Experience
3 26 (9.67%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (6.69%) Linux Command Line
5 9 (3.35%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.97%) Fintech
7 5 (1.86%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.86%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.86%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.49%) Blog
9 3 (1.12%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.12%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.74%) Social Media
10 2 (0.74%) W3C
11 1 (0.37%) Animation
11 1 (0.37%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.37%) iPhone
11 1 (0.37%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.37%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.37%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 29 (10.78%) Linux
2 22 (8.18%) Unix
3 9 (3.35%) Android
4 8 (2.97%) Apple iOS
4 8 (2.97%) Windows
5 1 (0.37%) CentOS
5 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (59.85%) MVC
2 139 (51.67%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (24.91%) OO
4 63 (23.42%) Web Application Development
5 49 (18.22%) Web Development
6 41 (15.24%) Scrum
7 33 (12.27%) Test Automation
8 30 (11.15%) Continuous Integration
9 29 (10.78%) Problem-Solving
10 27 (10.04%) TDD
10 27 (10.04%) Unit Testing
11 26 (9.67%) API Integration
11 26 (9.67%) Front End Development
12 23 (8.55%) Collaborative Working
12 23 (8.55%) Dependency Injection
13 19 (7.06%) OOP
14 18 (6.69%) Process Improvement
14 18 (6.69%) Task Automation
15 16 (5.95%) E-Commerce
16 12 (4.46%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 235 (87.36%) JavaScript
2 131 (48.70%) C#
3 93 (34.57%) SQL
4 68 (25.28%) PHP
5 34 (12.64%) Java
6 12 (4.46%) T-SQL
7 6 (2.23%) ES6
7 6 (2.23%) Python
7 6 (2.23%) TypeScript
8 4 (1.49%) Java 8
9 3 (1.12%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.74%) Apex Code
10 2 (0.74%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.37%) C++
11 1 (0.37%) Go
11 1 (0.37%) Ruby
11 1 (0.37%) Scala
11 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.37%) VB
11 1 (0.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (4.09%) Degree
2 2 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.37%) CCIE
3 1 (0.37%) CCNP
3 1 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.49%) QA
2 2 (0.74%) GDPR
3 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (1.12%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.74%) Kubernetes
1 2 (0.74%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 66 (24.54%) Microsoft
2 23 (8.55%) Facebook
3 18 (6.69%) New Relic
4 11 (4.09%) Google
5 10 (3.72%) Zend
6 8 (2.97%) Cloudera
7 7 (2.60%) Adobe
7 7 (2.60%) Twitter
8 4 (1.49%) Oracle
8 4 (1.49%) Talend
9 3 (1.12%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.74%) Casewise
10 2 (0.74%) Cypress Semiconductor
10 2 (0.74%) IBM
10 2 (0.74%) Nintex
10 2 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.37%) Cisco
11 1 (0.37%) F5
11 1 (0.37%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.37%) Xamarin