Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 9 13
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4 -3
Permanent jobs citing CSS 1,259 1,263 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 16.84% 17.09% 13.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.29% 37.76% 35.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1,099 1,124 916
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,750 £25,875
90th Percentile £63,750 £56,250 £55,000
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 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 3,568 3,345 2,745
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 47.71% 45.26% 39.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3,028 2,969 2,437
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,175 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in 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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +1 88 £45,000 +20.00% 16
Wigan -2 33 £37,500 +25.00% 6
Cheadle +4 16 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Rochdale +16 14 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Bury 0 13 £52,500 +45.83% 6
Bolton -8 12 £42,500 +13.33% 10
Oldham +7 11 £37,500 +42.86% 2
Salford +1 10 £48,750 +21.88% 2
Altrincham -24 10 £45,000 +28.57% 9
Sale -4 4 £33,750 -20.59%
CSS
North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for CSS.

1 1,139 (90.47%) HTML
2 1,042 (82.76%) JavaScript
3 592 (47.02%) Agile Software Development
4 561 (44.56%) jQuery
5 554 (44.00%) MVC
6 504 (40.03%) .NET
7 478 (37.97%) HTML5
8 450 (35.74%) C#
9 433 (34.39%) AngularJS
10 378 (30.02%) CSS3
11 356 (28.28%) PHP
12 341 (27.08%) ASP.NET
13 332 (26.37%) Scrum
14 316 (25.10%) Web Development
15 314 (24.94%) SQL
16 308 (24.46%) Front End Development
17 295 (23.43%) Software Engineering
18 280 (22.24%) React
19 274 (21.76%) SQL Server
20 256 (20.33%) MySQL
21 249 (19.78%) Web Services
22 246 (19.54%) Node.js
23 239 (18.98%) Git (software)
24 209 (16.60%) Java
24 209 (16.60%) ASP.NET MVC
25 201 (15.97%) OO
26 200 (15.89%) Finance
27 195 (15.49%) TDD
28 182 (14.46%) Sass
29 167 (13.26%) E-Commerce

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 72 (5.72%) CMS
2 62 (4.92%) WordPress
3 58 (4.61%) Apache
4 25 (1.99%) nginx
4 25 (1.99%) SharePoint
5 20 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
6 18 (1.43%) EPiServer
6 18 (1.43%) Umbraco
7 15 (1.19%) Drupal
7 15 (1.19%) IIS
8 12 (0.95%) Confluence
8 12 (0.95%) Tomcat
9 11 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
10 10 (0.79%) Apache Pig
10 10 (0.79%) Apache Solr
10 10 (0.79%) Apache Spark
11 7 (0.56%) Joomla!
12 6 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 5 (0.40%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 46 (3.65%) Photoshop
2 17 (1.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 13 (1.03%) Adobe Illustrator
4 12 (0.95%) Microsoft Excel
5 9 (0.71%) FileZilla
6 7 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (0.32%) InVision
8 3 (0.24%) InDesign
8 3 (0.24%) UXPin
9 2 (0.16%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.079%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.079%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.079%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 1 (0.079%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 72 (5.72%) Magento
2 12 (0.95%) SAP Hybris
2 12 (0.95%) Shopify
3 9 (0.71%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.32%) SAP MII
5 3 (0.24%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.079%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 90 (7.15%) Amazon AWS
2 77 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (2.70%) GitHub
4 28 (2.22%) npm
5 21 (1.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 18 (1.43%) SaaS
7 14 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
9 11 (0.87%) Google App Engine
10 9 (0.71%) Amazon SQS
10 9 (0.71%) Sage Pay
11 8 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (0.56%) IaaS
12 7 (0.56%) Office 365
12 7 (0.56%) PaaS
12 7 (0.56%) Route 53
12 7 (0.56%) Serverless
13 5 (0.40%) Firebase
14 4 (0.32%) AWS Lambda
15 3 (0.24%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 64 (5.08%) HTTP
2 35 (2.78%) Internet
3 18 (1.43%) SSL
4 10 (0.79%) FTP
5 9 (0.71%) SMTP
6 8 (0.64%) WinSCP
7 5 (0.40%) Intranet
8 2 (0.16%) VPN
9 1 (0.079%) Broadband
9 1 (0.079%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 274 (21.76%) SQL Server
2 256 (20.33%) MySQL
3 95 (7.55%) MongoDB
4 88 (6.99%) NoSQL
5 52 (4.13%) Relational Database
6 37 (2.94%) RavenDB
6 37 (2.94%) SQL Server 2016
7 35 (2.78%) Big Data
8 26 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
8 26 (2.07%) Redis
8 26 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 25 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
10 21 (1.67%) RDBMS
11 16 (1.27%) Hadoop
12 15 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 14 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
14 10 (0.79%) Apache Hive
15 9 (0.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 9 (0.71%) Endeca
16 7 (0.56%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 239 (18.98%) Git (software)
2 71 (5.64%) NUnit
3 70 (5.56%) gulp
4 58 (4.61%) Grunt
5 57 (4.53%) Subversion
6 43 (3.42%) MSTest
7 42 (3.34%) JIRA
8 33 (2.62%) Jenkins
8 33 (2.62%) Selenium
9 31 (2.46%) webpack
10 30 (2.38%) Jasmine
11 24 (1.91%) Vagrant
11 24 (1.91%) Visual Studio
12 23 (1.83%) PHPUnit
13 21 (1.67%) TeamCity
14 20 (1.59%) Mocha
15 18 (1.43%) Bitbucket
16 15 (1.19%) Karma Test Runner
17 11 (0.87%) Cucumber
18 10 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 200 (15.89%) Finance
2 78 (6.20%) Retail
3 57 (4.53%) Advertising
4 49 (3.89%) Marketing
5 36 (2.86%) Legal
6 27 (2.14%) Games
6 27 (2.14%) Telecoms
7 25 (1.99%) Automotive
7 25 (1.99%) Manufacturing
8 21 (1.67%) Multimedia
9 16 (1.27%) Electronics
10 12 (0.95%) Banking
11 8 (0.64%) German Language
12 7 (0.56%) Law
12 7 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.40%) French Language
13 5 (0.40%) Japanese Language
14 4 (0.32%) Back Office
15 3 (0.24%) Dutch Language
15 3 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,005 (79.83%) Developer
2 266 (21.13%) .NET Developer
3 249 (19.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 217 (17.24%) Senior Developer
5 162 (12.87%) C# Developer
6 147 (11.68%) JavaScript Developer
7 145 (11.52%) C# .NET Developer
8 144 (11.44%) PHP Developer
9 129 (10.25%) Web Developer
10 127 (10.09%) Software Developer
11 99 (7.86%) Software Engineer
12 98 (7.78%) ASP.NET Developer
13 96 (7.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 92 (7.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 89 (7.07%) HTML Developer
16 72 (5.72%) HTML CSS Developer
17 70 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
17 70 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
18 67 (5.32%) Junior
19 65 (5.16%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,139 (90.47%) HTML
2 561 (44.56%) jQuery
3 504 (40.03%) .NET
4 478 (37.97%) HTML5
5 433 (34.39%) AngularJS
6 378 (30.02%) CSS3
7 341 (27.08%) ASP.NET
8 280 (22.24%) React
9 249 (19.78%) Web Services
10 246 (19.54%) Node.js
11 209 (16.60%) ASP.NET MVC
12 182 (14.46%) Sass
13 161 (12.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 145 (11.52%) XML
15 126 (10.01%) RESTful
16 122 (9.69%) SOAP
17 120 (9.53%) WCF
18 116 (9.21%) Ajax
19 114 (9.05%) .NET Framework
19 114 (9.05%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 156 (12.39%) User Experience
2 63 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 60 (4.77%) Computer Science
4 59 (4.69%) Greenfield Project
5 54 (4.29%) Mobile App
6 51 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
7 46 (3.65%) Fintech
8 20 (1.59%) iPad
9 19 (1.51%) e-Learning
10 17 (1.35%) RIA
11 13 (1.03%) NHS
12 11 (0.87%) PKI
13 10 (0.79%) Graphic Design
14 7 (0.56%) Data Structures
14 7 (0.56%) Replication
15 6 (0.48%) Wiki
15 6 (0.48%) Xbox
16 5 (0.40%) Digital Signage
16 5 (0.40%) Life Science
17 4 (0.32%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 132 (10.48%) Linux
2 34 (2.70%) Windows
3 32 (2.54%) Android
4 31 (2.46%) Apple iOS
5 22 (1.75%) Unix
6 13 (1.03%) Ubuntu
7 10 (0.79%) Debian
8 5 (0.40%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.24%) CentOS
9 3 (0.24%) SUSE
10 2 (0.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 592 (47.02%) Agile Software Development
2 554 (44.00%) MVC
3 332 (26.37%) Scrum
4 316 (25.10%) Web Development
5 308 (24.46%) Front End Development
6 295 (23.43%) Software Engineering
7 201 (15.97%) OO
8 195 (15.49%) TDD
9 167 (13.26%) E-Commerce
10 152 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
11 115 (9.13%) OOP
12 110 (8.74%) DevOps
12 110 (8.74%) SDLC
13 108 (8.58%) Mentoring
14 93 (7.39%) Responsive Web Design
15 83 (6.59%) BDD
16 77 (6.12%) Kanban
17 73 (5.80%) Unit Testing
18 67 (5.32%) SOA
19 64 (5.08%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1,042 (82.76%) JavaScript
2 450 (35.74%) C#
3 356 (28.28%) PHP
4 314 (24.94%) SQL
5 209 (16.60%) Java
6 96 (7.63%) Ruby
7 79 (6.27%) TypeScript
8 78 (6.20%) T-SQL
9 75 (5.96%) Python
10 62 (4.92%) C++
11 61 (4.85%) ES6
12 41 (3.26%) PL/SQL
13 27 (2.14%) C
14 25 (1.99%) Scala
14 25 (1.99%) VB.NET
15 24 (1.91%) Go
16 22 (1.75%) Groovy
17 20 (1.59%) Perl
18 15 (1.19%) Objective-C
19 12 (0.95%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 118 (9.37%) Degree
2 48 (3.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (1.27%) Security Cleared
4 13 (1.03%) Master's Degree
5 11 (0.87%) Numerate Degree
6 10 (0.79%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.24%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.16%) MOS
9 1 (0.079%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.079%) HND
9 1 (0.079%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (4.77%) QA
2 10 (0.79%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 3 (0.24%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.16%) GCP
4 2 (0.16%) SLA
4 2 (0.16%) WAI
5 1 (0.079%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.079%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (2.70%) Docker
2 10 (0.79%) Hyper-V
2 10 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.40%) Varnish
4 1 (0.079%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.079%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 15 (1.19%) Puppet
2 12 (0.95%) Kubernetes
3 9 (0.71%) Capistrano
4 6 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.24%) Kibana
6 1 (0.079%) Ansible
6 1 (0.079%) Nagios
6 1 (0.079%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.079%) Salt
6 1 (0.079%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 140 (11.12%) Microsoft
2 55 (4.37%) Oracle
3 47 (3.73%) Zend
4 33 (2.62%) Google
5 32 (2.54%) Adobe
6 27 (2.14%) SAP
6 27 (2.14%) Xamarin
7 23 (1.83%) Sitecore
8 20 (1.59%) Capita
9 14 (1.11%) hybris
10 10 (0.79%) VMware
11 9 (0.71%) BroadVision
11 9 (0.71%) CyberSource
11 9 (0.71%) PayPal
11 9 (0.71%) Twitter
12 7 (0.56%) Percona
13 6 (0.48%) Facebook
14 4 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
15 3 (0.24%) IBM
15 3 (0.24%) Red Hat