Period
to 23 May 2019

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 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 18 20 16
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4 -1
Permanent jobs citing CSS 203 326 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 9.81% 10.59% 11.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.47% 25.83% 28.51%
Number of salaries quoted 159 257 270
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £31,850 £27,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 767 1,262 982
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 37.05% 41.01% 41.57%
Number of salaries quoted 569 955 837
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £56,250
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 23 May 2019.

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 23 May 2019. 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
Crewe +10 38 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Warrington -6 38 £51,250 +24.24% 14
Knutsford +38 32 £52,000 +4.00% 2
Chester -5 23 £35,000 -9.68% 4
Wilmslow +6 22 £45,000 - 1
Macclesfield -3 13 £37,500 - 2
Northwich -7 9 £42,500 -
Sandbach - 2 £55,000 -
Congleton +4 1 £47,500 -2.56%
Ellesmere Port -1 1 £42,500 -5.56%
Nantwich -11 1 £27,500 -
Lymm - 1 £47,500 -
Alderley Edge - 1 £33,000 -
CSS
North West

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, 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.

1 199 (98.03%) HTML
2 176 (86.70%) JavaScript
3 102 (50.25%) AngularJS
4 96 (47.29%) C#
5 89 (43.84%) Agile Software Development
6 80 (39.41%) .NET
7 79 (38.92%) MVC
8 65 (32.02%) ASP.NET
9 64 (31.53%) SQL Server
10 58 (28.57%) HTML5
11 54 (26.60%) ASP.NET MVC
12 50 (24.63%) Front End Development
13 47 (23.15%) jQuery
14 46 (22.66%) SQL
14 46 (22.66%) Greenfield Project
15 44 (21.67%) CSS3
16 40 (19.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 40 (19.70%) Microsoft
17 38 (18.72%) Sass
18 35 (17.24%) Node.js
18 35 (17.24%) MySQL
19 34 (16.75%) Web Development
20 33 (16.26%) React
21 32 (15.76%) gulp
21 32 (15.76%) Grunt
21 32 (15.76%) Java
22 31 (15.27%) Web Services
23 30 (14.78%) PHP
23 30 (14.78%) Git (software)
24 27 (13.30%) OO

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 20 (9.85%) WordPress
2 5 (2.46%) CMS
2 5 (2.46%) JBoss
2 5 (2.46%) Umbraco
3 4 (1.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (1.97%) Confluence
4 3 (1.48%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.99%) Kentico
5 2 (0.99%) nginx
5 2 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.99%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.99%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.49%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.49%) WildFly
Applications
1 9 (4.43%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.97%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.49%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.49%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 7 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (2.96%) Magento
3 1 (0.49%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 26 (12.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (11.33%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (5.91%) SaaS
4 9 (4.43%) GitHub
5 7 (3.45%) Dynamics 365
6 5 (2.46%) npm
7 3 (1.48%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 2 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.99%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (0.99%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.99%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.99%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (0.99%) CloudFront
8 2 (0.99%) Google Tag Manager
8 2 (0.99%) Power Platform
8 2 (0.99%) PowerApps
9 1 (0.49%) Amazon CloudSearch
9 1 (0.49%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.49%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.45%) Internet
2 3 (1.48%) HTTP
3 2 (0.99%) DNS
3 2 (0.99%) SSL
4 1 (0.49%) ATM
4 1 (0.49%) Firewall
4 1 (0.49%) Intranet
4 1 (0.49%) SMTP
4 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.49%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (31.53%) SQL Server
2 35 (17.24%) MySQL
3 10 (4.93%) MongoDB
4 9 (4.43%) NoSQL
5 8 (3.94%) RavenDB
5 8 (3.94%) SQL Server 2016
6 7 (3.45%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.46%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.48%) DB2
10 2 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.99%) Redis
10 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.49%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 32 (15.76%) Grunt
1 32 (15.76%) gulp
2 30 (14.78%) Git (software)
3 27 (13.30%) webpack
4 11 (5.42%) Visual Studio
5 9 (4.43%) Gradle
5 9 (4.43%) JIRA
6 7 (3.45%) Jenkins
7 5 (2.46%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.97%) Bitbucket
8 4 (1.97%) Maven
8 4 (1.97%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (1.97%) Subversion
9 3 (1.48%) JUnit
9 3 (1.48%) Selenium
9 3 (1.48%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (0.99%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (0.99%) JBehave
10 2 (0.99%) PHPUnit
10 2 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (10.84%) Banking
2 21 (10.34%) Finance
3 15 (7.39%) Advertising
4 7 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (2.96%) Marketing
6 3 (1.48%) Retail
6 3 (1.48%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.99%) Legal
8 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.49%) Back Office
8 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.49%) Law
8 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 181 (89.16%) Developer
2 50 (24.63%) .NET Developer
3 38 (18.72%) C# Developer
4 33 (16.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 26 (12.81%) JavaScript Developer
6 25 (12.32%) C# .NET Developer
6 25 (12.32%) Senior Developer
7 22 (10.84%) Full Stack Developer
8 17 (8.37%) Angular Developer
9 16 (7.88%) Web Developer
10 14 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (6.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (6.90%) Software Developer
11 13 (6.40%) Java Developer
11 13 (6.40%) PHP Developer
12 12 (5.91%) UI Developer
13 9 (4.43%) C# Software Developer
14 8 (3.94%) HTML Developer
14 8 (3.94%) Junior
14 8 (3.94%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (98.03%) HTML
2 102 (50.25%) AngularJS
3 80 (39.41%) .NET
4 65 (32.02%) ASP.NET
5 58 (28.57%) HTML5
6 54 (26.60%) ASP.NET MVC
7 47 (23.15%) jQuery
8 44 (21.67%) CSS3
9 40 (19.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 38 (18.72%) Sass
11 35 (17.24%) Node.js
12 33 (16.26%) React
13 31 (15.27%) Web Services
14 22 (10.84%) .NET Core
15 18 (8.87%) ASP.NET Web API
15 18 (8.87%) SOAP
16 17 (8.37%) Spring
17 16 (7.88%) .NET Framework
17 16 (7.88%) REST
18 15 (7.39%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 46 (22.66%) Greenfield Project
2 27 (13.30%) User Experience
3 11 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.93%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.94%) Fintech
6 6 (2.96%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.46%) Mobile Banking
8 4 (1.97%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.48%) Life Science
10 2 (0.99%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.99%) Social Media
11 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.49%) EMV
11 1 (0.49%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.39%) Windows
2 14 (6.90%) Linux
3 7 (3.45%) Android
4 6 (2.96%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.46%) AIX
6 4 (1.97%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (43.84%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (38.92%) MVC
3 50 (24.63%) Front End Development
4 34 (16.75%) Web Development
5 27 (13.30%) OO
5 27 (13.30%) Scrum
6 24 (11.82%) Problem-Solving
7 21 (10.34%) Software Engineering
8 18 (8.87%) Web Application Development
9 16 (7.88%) TDD
10 12 (5.91%) Analytics
10 12 (5.91%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (5.91%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (5.91%) DevOps
10 12 (5.91%) Unit Testing
11 11 (5.42%) Test Automation
12 10 (4.93%) E-Commerce
13 9 (4.43%) BDD
13 9 (4.43%) Collaborative Working
14 8 (3.94%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 176 (86.70%) JavaScript
2 96 (47.29%) C#
3 46 (22.66%) SQL
4 32 (15.76%) Java
5 30 (14.78%) PHP
6 18 (8.87%) Python
7 9 (4.43%) C
8 8 (3.94%) C++
9 7 (3.45%) Perl
9 7 (3.45%) Ruby
9 7 (3.45%) X++
10 6 (2.96%) VB.NET
11 5 (2.46%) Kotlin
11 5 (2.46%) Scala
11 5 (2.46%) TypeScript
12 4 (1.97%) Apple Swift
12 4 (1.97%) ES6
12 4 (1.97%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.97%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.97%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (4.43%) Degree
2 5 (2.46%) MCSD
2 5 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.99%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.49%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.97%) QA
2 2 (0.99%) GDPR
3 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.46%) Ganglia
1 5 (2.46%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.99%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.49%) Ansible
3 1 (0.49%) cPanel
3 1 (0.49%) Puppet
3 1 (0.49%) Terraform
Vendors
1 40 (19.70%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.37%) Oracle
3 10 (4.93%) Zend
4 9 (4.43%) Adobe
5 7 (3.45%) Facebook
6 6 (2.96%) YouTube
7 5 (2.46%) Google
8 4 (1.97%) Apple
9 2 (0.99%) FatWire
9 2 (0.99%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.99%) Twitter
9 2 (0.99%) Vignette
10 1 (0.49%) Casewise
10 1 (0.49%) Cypress Semiconductor
10 1 (0.49%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.49%) Samsung