Period
to 27 September 2021

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 27 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
27 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 34 11 12
Rank change year-on-year -23 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing CSS 366 384 827
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 6.75% 15.09% 12.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.99% 30.92% 30.15%
Number of salaries quoted 285 351 697
10th Percentile £31,350 £32,500 £28,750
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.86%
75th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £56,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £61,900
North West median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +2.86% +2.94%

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 2,035 1,242 2,743
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 37.55% 48.80% 41.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1,594 1,111 2,140
10th Percentile £36,075 £35,000 £30,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £36,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +10.53% +5.56%
75th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £70,000 £70,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Manchester

CSS
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CSS in Manchester.

Salary trend for CSS in Manchester

CSS
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing CSS in Manchester over the 6 months to 27 September 2021.

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 27 September 2021. 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
Altrincham -3 8 £30,250 -39.50% 1
Stockport -8 7 £90,000 +89.47% 5
Bury -4 3 £30,000 -28.57% 4
Bolton -19 1 £42,500 +17.24% 3
Oldham - 1 - - 2
Stalybridge - 1 - -
Wigan - 1 £62,500 -
CSS
North West

For the 6 months to 27 September 2021, 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.

1 306 (83.61%) JavaScript
2 291 (79.51%) HTML
3 186 (50.82%) React
4 162 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
5 145 (39.62%) AngularJS
6 138 (37.70%) .NET
7 113 (30.87%) C#
8 107 (29.23%) TypeScript
9 106 (28.96%) Front End Development
10 93 (25.41%) MVC
11 87 (23.77%) Social Skills
12 85 (23.22%) Azure
13 83 (22.68%) Git (software)
14 79 (21.58%) RESTful
15 78 (21.31%) SQL
16 75 (20.49%) jQuery
16 75 (20.49%) Node.js
17 72 (19.67%) ASP.NET
18 66 (18.03%) HTML5
19 62 (16.94%) User Experience
20 59 (16.12%) SQL Server
21 55 (15.03%) DevOps
22 53 (14.48%) Web Development
23 51 (13.93%) Software Engineering
23 51 (13.93%) Full Stack Development
24 50 (13.66%) AWS
25 48 (13.11%) E-Commerce
26 47 (12.84%) Vue.js
27 46 (12.57%) Greenfield Project
27 46 (12.57%) Ajax

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 20 (5.46%) CMS
2 16 (4.37%) IIS
3 14 (3.83%) nginx
4 9 (2.46%) Apache Solr
5 5 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (1.37%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.09%) Drupal
6 4 (1.09%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.82%) Headless CMS
7 3 (0.82%) WordPress
8 2 (0.55%) Apache
8 2 (0.55%) Camunda
8 2 (0.55%) Confluence
8 2 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.55%) Kentico
8 2 (0.55%) Liferay
9 1 (0.27%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (3.55%) Photoshop
1 13 (3.55%) Sketch
2 8 (2.19%) Figma
3 6 (1.64%) InVision
4 5 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (1.09%) Adobe XD
5 4 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (0.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.27%) Marvel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.37%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.55%) Magento
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.27%) SDL Web 8
3 1 (0.27%) SessionCam
3 1 (0.27%) Shopify
3 1 (0.27%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 85 (23.22%) Azure
2 50 (13.66%) AWS
3 40 (10.93%) npm
4 14 (3.83%) SaaS
5 13 (3.55%) GitHub
6 11 (3.01%) GCP
6 11 (3.01%) Serverless
7 10 (2.73%) Azure Service Bus
8 9 (2.46%) GitHub Actions
9 8 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (1.91%) Firebase
11 6 (1.64%) Azure Functions
12 5 (1.37%) AWS Lambda
12 5 (1.37%) Azure Service Fabric
13 4 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 4 (1.09%) Amazon SQS
14 3 (0.82%) Azure Cosmos DB
14 3 (0.82%) Google Analytics
14 3 (0.82%) NuGet
14 3 (0.82%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 27 (7.38%) HTTP
2 3 (0.82%) Intranet
2 3 (0.82%) SSH
2 3 (0.82%) SSL
3 1 (0.27%) Internet
3 1 (0.27%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (16.12%) SQL Server
2 33 (9.02%) MySQL
3 20 (5.46%) Relational Database
4 16 (4.37%) MongoDB
5 13 (3.55%) NoSQL
6 9 (2.46%) Redis
7 8 (2.19%) Couchbase
8 6 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.37%) Blockchain
9 5 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.82%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.55%) Power BI
11 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.27%) Apache Ignite
12 1 (0.27%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.27%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 83 (22.68%) Git (software)
2 39 (10.66%) gulp
3 38 (10.38%) webpack
4 14 (3.83%) Jenkins
5 11 (3.01%) JIRA
6 10 (2.73%) Visual Studio
7 7 (1.91%) GitLab
7 7 (1.91%) Storybook
7 7 (1.91%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (1.64%) Cypress.io
8 6 (1.64%) fastlane
8 6 (1.64%) Subversion
9 5 (1.37%) Artifactory
9 5 (1.37%) Axure RP
9 5 (1.37%) Bower
10 4 (1.09%) git-flow
10 4 (1.09%) Grunt
10 4 (1.09%) Selenium
10 4 (1.09%) SonarQube
11 3 (0.82%) NUnit
General
1 87 (23.77%) Social Skills
2 37 (10.11%) Finance
3 26 (7.10%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (6.83%) Legal
5 24 (6.56%) Law
6 19 (5.19%) Marketing
7 16 (4.37%) French Language
8 15 (4.10%) Public Sector
9 14 (3.83%) Games
10 13 (3.55%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 13 (3.55%) Presentation Skills
11 8 (2.19%) Organisational Skills
12 5 (1.37%) Financial Institution
12 5 (1.37%) Retail
13 4 (1.09%) Banking
14 2 (0.55%) Front Office
14 2 (0.55%) Publishing
15 1 (0.27%) Advertising
15 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 276 (75.41%) Developer
2 94 (25.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 46 (12.57%) .NET Developer
4 42 (11.48%) React Developer
5 39 (10.66%) Senior Developer
6 28 (7.65%) PHP Developer
7 25 (6.83%) Software Engineer
8 24 (6.56%) Web Developer
9 23 (6.28%) Angular Developer
10 22 (6.01%) Full Stack Developer
11 21 (5.74%) Software Developer
12 18 (4.92%) Designer
13 17 (4.64%) C# Developer
14 16 (4.37%) Applications Developer
14 16 (4.37%) Web Applications Developer
15 15 (4.10%) Lead Developer
15 15 (4.10%) Senior Front-End Developer
16 14 (3.83%) JavaScript Developer
17 13 (3.55%) E-Commerce Developer
18 12 (3.28%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 291 (79.51%) HTML
2 186 (50.82%) React
3 145 (39.62%) AngularJS
4 138 (37.70%) .NET
5 79 (21.58%) RESTful
6 75 (20.49%) jQuery
6 75 (20.49%) Node.js
7 72 (19.67%) ASP.NET
8 66 (18.03%) HTML5
9 47 (12.84%) Vue.js
10 46 (12.57%) Ajax
11 44 (12.02%) Sass
12 43 (11.75%) XML
13 40 (10.93%) CSS3
14 38 (10.38%) Web Services
15 37 (10.11%) .NET Core
15 37 (10.11%) LESS
16 34 (9.29%) ASP.NET MVC
17 31 (8.47%) Redux
18 29 (7.92%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 62 (16.94%) User Experience
2 46 (12.57%) Greenfield Project
3 13 (3.55%) Mobile App
4 12 (3.28%) Self-Motivation
5 11 (3.01%) Client/Server
6 9 (2.46%) Tandem
7 8 (2.19%) e-Learning
7 8 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.19%) Reinsurance
8 7 (1.91%) Data Protection Act
8 7 (1.91%) Data Structures
8 7 (1.91%) Legacy Applications
9 6 (1.64%) NHS
10 5 (1.37%) Cloud Native
10 5 (1.37%) Online Gambling
11 4 (1.09%) Cardano
11 4 (1.09%) Wiki
12 3 (0.82%) Animation
12 3 (0.82%) Blog
12 3 (0.82%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 24 (6.56%) Windows
2 15 (4.10%) Linux
3 11 (3.01%) Android
3 11 (3.01%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.37%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (28.96%) Front End Development
3 93 (25.41%) MVC
4 55 (15.03%) DevOps
5 53 (14.48%) Web Development
6 51 (13.93%) Full Stack Development
6 51 (13.93%) Software Engineering
7 48 (13.11%) E-Commerce
8 45 (12.30%) Problem-Solving
9 42 (11.48%) Scrum
10 36 (9.84%) Mentoring
11 35 (9.56%) Microservices
12 30 (8.20%) Workflow
13 27 (7.38%) TDD
14 26 (7.10%) Test Automation
15 25 (6.83%) Kanban
16 21 (5.74%) Unit Testing
17 20 (5.46%) Computer Science
18 19 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
18 19 (5.19%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 306 (83.61%) JavaScript
2 113 (30.87%) C#
3 107 (29.23%) TypeScript
4 78 (21.31%) SQL
5 40 (10.93%) PHP
6 38 (10.38%) Java
7 35 (9.56%) ES6
8 16 (4.37%) Tcl
8 16 (4.37%) VB
9 13 (3.55%) Python
10 11 (3.01%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.37%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.82%) C++
12 3 (0.82%) CFML
12 3 (0.82%) Go
12 3 (0.82%) Java 11
12 3 (0.82%) Kotlin
12 3 (0.82%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.82%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 34 (9.29%) Degree
2 11 (3.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.55%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.27%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.27%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.19%) QA
2 12 (3.28%) Accessibility
3 4 (1.09%) SLA
4 2 (0.55%) GDPR
4 2 (0.55%) WCAG
System Software
1 26 (7.10%) Docker
2 3 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (4.64%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.82%) HAProxy
2 3 (0.82%) Rancher
2 3 (0.82%) Terraform
3 1 (0.27%) Consul
3 1 (0.27%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (0.27%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 33 (9.02%) Microsoft
2 18 (4.92%) Oracle
3 12 (3.28%) Adobe
3 12 (3.28%) HP
4 11 (3.01%) BMC
4 11 (3.01%) Google
4 11 (3.01%) Ivanti
4 11 (3.01%) ServiceNow
5 6 (1.64%) HubSpot
6 5 (1.37%) Sitecore
6 5 (1.37%) Sun
7 4 (1.09%) Zend
8 3 (0.82%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.82%) Databricks
8 3 (0.82%) VMware
9 2 (0.55%) Capita
9 2 (0.55%) IBM
10 1 (0.27%) Apple
10 1 (0.27%) Hotjar
10 1 (0.27%) Tealium