Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 9 13
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 -2
Permanent jobs citing CSS 1,211 1,438 970
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 16.61% 17.50% 13.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.76% 38.10% 34.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1,053 1,284 873
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,550
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,950 £55,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +4.60%

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 Manchester with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,386 3,774 2,847
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 46.44% 45.93% 40.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2,905 3,213 2,448
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Manchester

CSS
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for CSS in Manchester

CSS
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for CSS in Manchester

CSS
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 18 July 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
Stockport 0 79 £47,500 +11.76% 20
Bury -4 39 £30,000 -16.67% 4
Salford +13 25 £45,000 +28.57% 6
Wigan -2 17 £41,000 +21.48% 4
Altrincham -9 17 £40,000 +23.08% 11
Cheadle +6 14 £35,000 -6.67% 5
Oldham +5 11 £24,500 -28.99% 1
Ashton-under-Lyne - 8 £35,000 - 2
Rochdale +4 4 £65,000 +30.00% 3
Bolton -18 4 £32,500 -10.34% 3
Heywood 0 3 £28,500 +46.15% 1
Sale +1 2 £43,750 +2.94%
CSS
North West

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 Manchester region with a requirement for CSS.

1 1,164 (96.12%) HTML
2 1,003 (82.82%) JavaScript
3 529 (43.68%) Agile Software Development
4 470 (38.81%) AngularJS
5 469 (38.73%) MVC
6 424 (35.01%) C#
7 397 (32.78%) .NET
8 372 (30.72%) HTML5
9 352 (29.07%) PHP
10 308 (25.43%) SQL
11 299 (24.69%) CSS3
11 299 (24.69%) Front End Development
12 287 (23.70%) React
13 284 (23.45%) Web Development
14 280 (23.12%) jQuery
15 270 (22.30%) Git (software)
16 268 (22.13%) ASP.NET
17 260 (21.47%) MySQL
18 228 (18.83%) Software Engineering
19 227 (18.74%) Scrum
20 221 (18.25%) SQL Server
21 215 (17.75%) Node.js
22 212 (17.51%) Java
23 210 (17.34%) User Experience
24 186 (15.36%) TDD
25 181 (14.95%) ASP.NET MVC
26 172 (14.20%) Sass
27 165 (13.63%) Web Services
27 165 (13.63%) RESTful
28 163 (13.46%) OO

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 80 (6.61%) WordPress
2 60 (4.95%) Apache
3 51 (4.21%) CMS
4 37 (3.06%) nginx
5 22 (1.82%) SharePoint
6 19 (1.57%) IIS
7 18 (1.49%) Cloud Foundry
8 16 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
9 14 (1.16%) Drupal
10 13 (1.07%) Apache Spark
11 12 (0.99%) Apache Pig
12 9 (0.74%) Umbraco
13 8 (0.66%) Tomcat
13 8 (0.66%) WebSphere
14 7 (0.58%) ExpressionEngine
15 6 (0.50%) EPiServer
16 5 (0.41%) Confluence
16 5 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
17 3 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
17 3 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 59 (4.87%) Photoshop
2 21 (1.73%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (1.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (0.58%) OmniGraffle
5 6 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (0.41%) GIMP
7 3 (0.25%) Chatbot
7 3 (0.25%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.17%) InDesign
9 1 (0.083%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 54 (4.46%) Magento
2 6 (0.50%) Distributed Ledger
3 3 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.083%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.083%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.083%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 122 (10.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 116 (9.58%) Amazon AWS
3 52 (4.29%) npm
4 38 (3.14%) GitHub
5 28 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
6 25 (2.06%) Google Cloud Platform
7 23 (1.90%) SaaS
8 16 (1.32%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 12 (0.99%) PaaS
10 8 (0.66%) Google Play
11 7 (0.58%) Firebase
12 6 (0.50%) BrowserStack
12 6 (0.50%) Office 365
13 5 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 4 (0.33%) Amazon S3
15 3 (0.25%) Google App Engine
16 2 (0.17%) Heroku
16 2 (0.17%) iTunes
16 2 (0.17%) Serverless
17 1 (0.083%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 42 (3.47%) HTTP
2 31 (2.56%) Internet
3 16 (1.32%) Intranet
4 14 (1.16%) SSL
5 7 (0.58%) DNS
6 4 (0.33%) Skype
6 4 (0.33%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.25%) Broadband
8 2 (0.17%) Asterisk PBX
8 2 (0.17%) LAN
9 1 (0.083%) Extranet
9 1 (0.083%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 260 (21.47%) MySQL
2 221 (18.25%) SQL Server
3 112 (9.25%) MongoDB
4 68 (5.62%) NoSQL
5 35 (2.89%) Redis
6 33 (2.73%) SQL Server 2016
7 30 (2.48%) RavenDB
8 28 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
9 26 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
10 25 (2.06%) Relational Database
11 22 (1.82%) Blockchain
12 20 (1.65%) Big Data
13 19 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 15 (1.24%) Hadoop
14 15 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 14 (1.16%) Amazon Redshift
15 14 (1.16%) Neo4j
16 13 (1.07%) Apache Hive
17 11 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
18 8 (0.66%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 270 (22.30%) Git (software)
2 111 (9.17%) gulp
3 101 (8.34%) Grunt
4 87 (7.18%) webpack
5 58 (4.79%) NUnit
6 54 (4.46%) Subversion
7 50 (4.13%) Visual Studio
8 45 (3.72%) Selenium
9 35 (2.89%) Jasmine
10 33 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
11 32 (2.64%) MSTest
12 30 (2.48%) JIRA
13 28 (2.31%) Jenkins
14 24 (1.98%) Mocha
15 22 (1.82%) Karma Test Runner
16 21 (1.73%) TeamCity
17 20 (1.65%) GitLab
18 19 (1.57%) Vagrant
19 16 (1.32%) Axure RP
19 16 (1.32%) Mercurial
General
1 160 (13.21%) Finance
2 66 (5.45%) Games
3 59 (4.87%) Marketing
4 55 (4.54%) Advertising
5 53 (4.38%) Retail
6 34 (2.81%) Automotive
7 20 (1.65%) Banking
8 15 (1.24%) Law
9 14 (1.16%) Legal
9 14 (1.16%) Telecoms
10 11 (0.91%) Investment Banking
11 10 (0.83%) Manufacturing
11 10 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (0.66%) Electronics
13 7 (0.58%) Publishing
14 5 (0.41%) Military
15 4 (0.33%) Multimedia
16 3 (0.25%) Back Office
17 2 (0.17%) French Language
17 2 (0.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 990 (81.75%) Developer
2 252 (20.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 216 (17.84%) .NET Developer
4 168 (13.87%) PHP Developer
5 163 (13.46%) C# Developer
6 155 (12.80%) Senior Developer
7 129 (10.65%) C# .NET Developer
8 109 (9.00%) JavaScript Developer
9 101 (8.34%) Full Stack Developer
10 96 (7.93%) Web Developer
11 85 (7.02%) Software Developer
12 79 (6.52%) Angular Developer
13 75 (6.19%) Software Engineer
14 73 (6.03%) HTML Developer
15 61 (5.04%) HTML CSS Developer
16 55 (4.54%) Designer
17 54 (4.46%) Senior Front-End Developer
18 50 (4.13%) Java Developer
19 47 (3.88%) ASP.NET Developer
20 45 (3.72%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,164 (96.12%) HTML
2 470 (38.81%) AngularJS
3 397 (32.78%) .NET
4 372 (30.72%) HTML5
5 299 (24.69%) CSS3
6 287 (23.70%) React
7 280 (23.12%) jQuery
8 268 (22.13%) ASP.NET
9 215 (17.75%) Node.js
10 181 (14.95%) ASP.NET MVC
11 172 (14.20%) Sass
12 165 (13.63%) RESTful
12 165 (13.63%) Web Services
13 142 (11.73%) XML
14 130 (10.73%) Laravel
15 126 (10.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 122 (10.07%) .NET Framework
17 115 (9.50%) REST
18 111 (9.17%) Ajax
19 95 (7.84%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 210 (17.34%) User Experience
2 84 (6.94%) Mobile App
3 70 (5.78%) Greenfield Project
4 62 (5.12%) Computer Science
5 54 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
6 52 (4.29%) Fintech
7 51 (4.21%) Self-Motivation
8 48 (3.96%) Enterprise Software
9 19 (1.57%) Blog
10 11 (0.91%) Online Banking
11 10 (0.83%) Wiki
12 7 (0.58%) Client/Server
12 7 (0.58%) Internet of Things
12 7 (0.58%) N-Tier
13 5 (0.41%) Industrial Internet of Things
13 5 (0.41%) Social Media
14 4 (0.33%) Mobile Banking
14 4 (0.33%) Music Streaming
14 4 (0.33%) Renewable Energy
14 4 (0.33%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 131 (10.82%) Linux
2 46 (3.80%) Windows
3 45 (3.72%) Android
3 45 (3.72%) Apple iOS
4 18 (1.49%) Unix
5 8 (0.66%) Windows Server
6 6 (0.50%) Debian
7 4 (0.33%) CentOS
8 3 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.17%) SUSE
9 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.083%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 529 (43.68%) Agile Software Development
2 469 (38.73%) MVC
3 299 (24.69%) Front End Development
4 284 (23.45%) Web Development
5 228 (18.83%) Software Engineering
6 227 (18.74%) Scrum
7 186 (15.36%) TDD
8 163 (13.46%) OO
9 141 (11.64%) E-Commerce
10 134 (11.07%) OOP
11 121 (9.99%) Continuous Integration
12 114 (9.41%) Responsive Web Design
13 97 (8.01%) Unit Testing
14 84 (6.94%) DevOps
15 82 (6.77%) Problem-Solving
15 82 (6.77%) Test Automation
15 82 (6.77%) Web Application Development
16 79 (6.52%) SDLC
17 71 (5.86%) Mentoring
18 70 (5.78%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1,003 (82.82%) JavaScript
2 424 (35.01%) C#
3 352 (29.07%) PHP
4 308 (25.43%) SQL
5 212 (17.51%) Java
6 83 (6.85%) Python
7 77 (6.36%) T-SQL
8 67 (5.53%) Ruby
9 60 (4.95%) TypeScript
10 55 (4.54%) ES6
11 54 (4.46%) C++
12 35 (2.89%) PL/SQL
13 31 (2.56%) Perl
13 31 (2.56%) VB.NET
14 17 (1.40%) Go
15 16 (1.32%) C
16 13 (1.07%) Bash Shell
17 10 (0.83%) Scala
18 9 (0.74%) Objective-C
19 7 (0.58%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 76 (6.28%) Degree
2 41 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (0.50%) Security Cleared
4 5 (0.41%) ISEB
4 5 (0.41%) ISTQB
4 5 (0.41%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.083%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (3.88%) QA
2 7 (0.58%) SLA
3 5 (0.41%) GCP
3 5 (0.41%) Web Application Security Consortium
4 4 (0.33%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.17%) GDPR
5 2 (0.17%) WCAG
6 1 (0.083%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.083%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 49 (4.05%) Docker
2 20 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.25%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.25%) LXC
4 2 (0.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.083%) Shibboleth
5 1 (0.083%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (0.99%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.17%) Ansible
3 2 (0.17%) Puppet
4 1 (0.083%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 88 (7.27%) Microsoft
2 65 (5.37%) Google
3 48 (3.96%) Zend
4 42 (3.47%) Capita
5 33 (2.73%) Adobe
6 23 (1.90%) Oracle
6 23 (1.90%) Twitter
7 17 (1.40%) IBM
7 17 (1.40%) Xamarin
8 13 (1.07%) WooCommerce
9 9 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (0.74%) SAP
10 7 (0.58%) Sitecore
11 6 (0.50%) Cypress Semiconductor
11 6 (0.50%) Facebook
12 5 (0.41%) Apple
12 5 (0.41%) Aquila
12 5 (0.41%) Siemens
13 4 (0.33%) HP
13 4 (0.33%) Remedy