Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 16 12
Rank change year-on-year -4 -4 +3
Permanent jobs citing CSS 315 348 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 10.42% 15.38% 14.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.74% 36.94% 35.80%
Number of salaries quoted 292 355 418
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,025 £23,850 £23,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £56,250 £53,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

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 1224 942 1299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 40.49% 41.63% 39.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1009 856 1127
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,200 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £55,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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
Chester -5 64 £43,500 +16.00% 2
Warrington -7 53 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Crewe +5 44 £35,000 -4.11% 6
Macclesfield -1 40 £40,000 +14.29% 2
Knutsford - 32 £50,000 - 3
Wilmslow -8 28 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Northwich +12 5 £33,750 +12.50% 1
Congleton +1 3 £47,500 +66.67%
Runcorn -11 3 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Nantwich +4 2 £47,500 +5.56% 1
Daresbury -5 2 £30,000 -24.05%
Winsford +5 1 £32,500 -13.33%
Ellesmere Port - 1 £45,000 -
CSS
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing CSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for CSS.

1 297 (94.29%) HTML
2 251 (79.68%) JavaScript
3 173 (54.92%) MVC
4 168 (53.33%) C#
5 166 (52.70%) .NET
6 158 (50.16%) jQuery
7 128 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
7 128 (40.63%) ASP.NET
8 119 (37.78%) SQL Server
9 117 (37.14%) AngularJS
10 108 (34.29%) HTML5
11 105 (33.33%) SQL
12 86 (27.30%) CSS3
13 73 (23.17%) ASP.NET MVC
14 68 (21.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 66 (20.95%) Finance
15 66 (20.95%) Microsoft
16 65 (20.63%) Web Services
17 64 (20.32%) User Experience
18 63 (20.00%) Web Development
19 59 (18.73%) Java
20 58 (18.41%) Git (software)
21 56 (17.78%) .NET Framework
22 48 (15.24%) PHP
23 47 (14.92%) Front End Development
24 45 (14.29%) Scrum
25 40 (12.70%) MySQL
26 38 (12.06%) Entity Framework
27 37 (11.75%) TDD
28 34 (10.79%) Google

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 15 (4.76%) CMS
2 14 (4.44%) WordPress
3 9 (2.86%) Umbraco
4 6 (1.90%) NServiceBus
5 5 (1.59%) IIS
6 4 (1.27%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.95%) Drupal
7 3 (0.95%) Facebook Platform
7 3 (0.95%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.63%) Apache
9 1 (0.32%) Confluence
9 1 (0.32%) JBoss
9 1 (0.32%) nginx
9 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (4.13%) Photoshop
2 8 (2.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (1.90%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.63%) InVision
5 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.32%) InDesign
6 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.59%) Magento
2 4 (1.27%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.63%) BASE24
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.32%) Exstream
4 1 (0.32%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (5.40%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 12 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.54%) SaaS
5 5 (1.59%) Google Analytics
6 4 (1.27%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (1.27%) GitHub
7 2 (0.63%) AdWords
7 2 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.32%) Office 365
8 1 (0.32%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.67%) HTTP
2 16 (5.08%) Internet
3 9 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 9 (2.86%) Wireless
4 7 (2.22%) BGP
4 7 (2.22%) BIG-IP
4 7 (2.22%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (2.22%) EIGRP
4 7 (2.22%) Ethernet
4 7 (2.22%) Firewall
4 7 (2.22%) IP Telephony
4 7 (2.22%) LAN
4 7 (2.22%) Multicast
4 7 (2.22%) OSPF
4 7 (2.22%) RIP
4 7 (2.22%) VPN
4 7 (2.22%) WAN
5 3 (0.95%) Intranet
6 2 (0.63%) DHCP
6 2 (0.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (37.78%) SQL Server
2 40 (12.70%) MySQL
3 20 (6.35%) NoSQL
4 14 (4.44%) Relational Database
5 13 (4.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (2.86%) DB2
9 6 (1.90%) Big Data
10 5 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.27%) DocumentDB
11 4 (1.27%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.27%) SQL Server 2016
12 3 (0.95%) DTS
12 3 (0.95%) MariaDB
12 3 (0.95%) MongoDB
12 3 (0.95%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.95%) SQL Server 2014
13 2 (0.63%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 58 (18.41%) Git (software)
2 27 (8.57%) Visual Studio
3 25 (7.94%) Jenkins
4 24 (7.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (5.08%) Gradle
5 16 (5.08%) Jasmine
6 15 (4.76%) gulp
7 14 (4.44%) Grunt
8 12 (3.81%) Bitbucket
9 10 (3.17%) Selenium
9 10 (3.17%) Subversion
10 7 (2.22%) JIRA
10 7 (2.22%) NUnit
11 5 (1.59%) Cucumber
11 5 (1.59%) FxCop
11 5 (1.59%) SpecFlow
11 5 (1.59%) StyleCop
11 5 (1.59%) WebDriver
12 4 (1.27%) SoapUI
12 4 (1.27%) webpack
General
1 66 (20.95%) Finance
2 19 (6.03%) Banking
3 18 (5.71%) Advertising
4 15 (4.76%) Marketing
5 11 (3.49%) Retail
6 9 (2.86%) Back Office
7 8 (2.54%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.90%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.59%) Games
10 2 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.63%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.63%) Law
10 2 (0.63%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.32%) Legal
11 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 267 (84.76%) Developer
2 123 (39.05%) .NET Developer
3 67 (21.27%) C# Developer
4 58 (18.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 44 (13.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 41 (13.02%) ASP.NET Developer
7 40 (12.70%) Web Developer
8 39 (12.38%) Software Developer
9 32 (10.16%) PHP Developer
10 31 (9.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 26 (8.25%) Junior
12 25 (7.94%) Junior Developer
13 24 (7.62%) Senior Developer
14 23 (7.30%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 22 (6.98%) C# Software Developer
16 21 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
17 16 (5.08%) Java Developer
17 16 (5.08%) Software Engineer
18 13 (4.13%) .NET Web Developer
18 13 (4.13%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 297 (94.29%) HTML
2 166 (52.70%) .NET
3 158 (50.16%) jQuery
4 128 (40.63%) ASP.NET
5 117 (37.14%) AngularJS
6 108 (34.29%) HTML5
7 86 (27.30%) CSS3
8 73 (23.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 68 (21.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 65 (20.63%) Web Services
11 56 (17.78%) .NET Framework
12 38 (12.06%) Entity Framework
13 32 (10.16%) Node.js
14 31 (9.84%) React
14 31 (9.84%) XML
15 30 (9.52%) Angular 2
16 29 (9.21%) Ajax
16 29 (9.21%) REST
17 28 (8.89%) SOAP
18 26 (8.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 64 (20.32%) User Experience
2 22 (6.98%) Greenfield Project
3 18 (5.71%) Fintech
4 15 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 12 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.81%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.86%) RIA
7 6 (1.90%) Graphic Design
8 4 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.27%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (0.95%) Animation
9 3 (0.95%) Video Editing
10 2 (0.63%) Contactless
10 2 (0.63%) iPad
10 2 (0.63%) IVR
10 2 (0.63%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (0.63%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.63%) Social Media
11 1 (0.32%) Blog
11 1 (0.32%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.71%) Windows
2 14 (4.44%) Linux
3 5 (1.59%) Android
3 5 (1.59%) Apple iOS
3 5 (1.59%) Unix
4 3 (0.95%) Mac OS
5 2 (0.63%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.32%) Debian
6 1 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.32%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (54.92%) MVC
2 128 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (20.00%) Web Development
4 47 (14.92%) Front End Development
5 45 (14.29%) Scrum
6 37 (11.75%) TDD
7 31 (9.84%) SDLC
7 31 (9.84%) Software Engineering
8 30 (9.52%) Test Automation
9 28 (8.89%) OOP
10 27 (8.57%) OO
11 25 (7.94%) E-Commerce
12 23 (7.30%) Responsive Web Design
12 23 (7.30%) SEO
13 22 (6.98%) BDD
13 22 (6.98%) Unit Testing
13 22 (6.98%) Wireframes
14 21 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (5.08%) Waterfall
16 15 (4.76%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 251 (79.68%) JavaScript
2 168 (53.33%) C#
3 105 (33.33%) SQL
4 59 (18.73%) Java
5 48 (15.24%) PHP
6 30 (9.52%) T-SQL
7 21 (6.67%) VB.NET
8 19 (6.03%) C
9 15 (4.76%) TypeScript
10 11 (3.49%) C++
10 11 (3.49%) Python
11 7 (2.22%) XPath
12 6 (1.90%) Scala
13 4 (1.27%) VBScript
14 3 (0.95%) PHP 5
15 2 (0.63%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.63%) Embedded C
15 2 (0.63%) ES6
15 2 (0.63%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.63%) XAML
Qualifications
1 25 (7.94%) Degree
2 7 (2.22%) CCNP
2 7 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.90%) CCIE
4 4 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.22%) QA
2 2 (0.63%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.32%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (1.59%) Docker
2 4 (1.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.63%) FortiGate
1 2 (0.63%) Puppet
2 1 (0.32%) Ansible
2 1 (0.32%) Salt
Vendors
1 66 (20.95%) Microsoft
2 34 (10.79%) Google
3 27 (8.57%) Adobe
4 14 (4.44%) Oracle
4 14 (4.44%) Zend
5 10 (3.17%) Twitter
6 7 (2.22%) Cisco
6 7 (2.22%) F5
7 5 (1.59%) Castleton
8 4 (1.27%) Facebook
9 3 (0.95%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.63%) Blue Coat
10 2 (0.63%) Juniper
11 1 (0.32%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.32%) Capita
11 1 (0.32%) HP