Period
to 22 January 2022

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 22 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 33 15 15
Rank change year-on-year -18 0 -2
Permanent jobs citing CSS 390 379 653
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 7.10% 12.12% 11.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.20% 27.19% 27.30%
Number of salaries quoted 278 358 591
10th Percentile £32,200 £30,350 £30,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £45,500
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% -1.10% +1.11%
75th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £71,625 £65,000 £64,048
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 1,931 1,394 2,392
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 35.17% 44.59% 42.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,463 1,272 1,960
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £72,500 £70,000
North West median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 22 January 2022.

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 22 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Stockport -6 10 - - 5
Altrincham +11 5 £34,000 -32.00% 1
Sale - 5 - - 1
Bolton -10 3 - - 5
Oldham - 2 - - 1
Rochdale - 2 - -
Cheadle -8 1 - -
CSS
North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2022, 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.

1 339 (86.92%) JavaScript
2 330 (84.62%) HTML
3 171 (43.85%) Agile Software Development
4 148 (37.95%) React
5 140 (35.90%) .NET
6 124 (31.79%) C#
6 124 (31.79%) AngularJS
7 121 (31.03%) SQL
8 110 (28.21%) jQuery
9 101 (25.90%) RESTful
10 98 (25.13%) Git (software)
11 95 (24.36%) Front End Development
12 93 (23.85%) Web Development
13 78 (20.00%) HTML5
14 75 (19.23%) TypeScript
14 75 (19.23%) MVC
15 70 (17.95%) ASP.NET
16 65 (16.67%) Java
17 64 (16.41%) DevOps
18 62 (15.90%) Scrum
19 61 (15.64%) Software Engineering
19 61 (15.64%) Node.js
20 57 (14.62%) User Experience
21 56 (14.36%) Ajax
21 56 (14.36%) Web Services
22 54 (13.85%) Microsoft
23 53 (13.59%) TDD
24 51 (13.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 51 (13.08%) Social Skills
25 49 (12.56%) SQL Server

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 13 (3.33%) CMS
2 10 (2.56%) IIS
3 5 (1.28%) nginx
3 5 (1.28%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.03%) Apache Solr
4 4 (1.03%) Confluence
5 3 (0.77%) Drupal
5 3 (0.77%) WordPress
6 1 (0.26%) Apache
6 1 (0.26%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.26%) Headless CMS
6 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (1.54%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.77%) Adobe XD
2 3 (0.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.77%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.51%) Sketch
4 1 (0.26%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.54%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.51%) Magento
3 1 (0.26%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 44 (11.28%) Azure
2 39 (10.00%) AWS
3 31 (7.95%) SaaS
4 28 (7.18%) npm
5 11 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (2.56%) GitHub
6 10 (2.56%) Serverless
7 7 (1.79%) AWS Lambda
7 7 (1.79%) Azure Service Bus
7 7 (1.79%) GCP
7 7 (1.79%) GitHub Actions
7 7 (1.79%) NuGet
8 6 (1.54%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (1.28%) Amazon ECS
10 4 (1.03%) Dropbox
10 4 (1.03%) Figma
10 4 (1.03%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.77%) mabl
11 3 (0.77%) OpenShift
11 3 (0.77%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 45 (11.54%) HTTP
2 8 (2.05%) Internet
3 1 (0.26%) MQTT
3 1 (0.26%) SSH
3 1 (0.26%) SSL
3 1 (0.26%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (12.56%) SQL Server
2 48 (12.31%) MySQL
3 24 (6.15%) Relational Database
4 13 (3.33%) MongoDB
5 9 (2.31%) NoSQL
6 8 (2.05%) Oracle Database
6 8 (2.05%) Redis
7 5 (1.28%) Blockchain
7 5 (1.28%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.03%) Couchbase
9 3 (0.77%) Big Data
9 3 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.51%) Power BI
10 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.26%) DB2
11 1 (0.26%) GIS
11 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 98 (25.13%) Git (software)
2 18 (4.62%) Cypress.io
3 16 (4.10%) gulp
3 16 (4.10%) JIRA
3 16 (4.10%) Visual Studio
3 16 (4.10%) webpack
4 15 (3.85%) Jenkins
5 11 (2.82%) MSTest
5 11 (2.82%) NUnit
6 7 (1.79%) Artifactory
6 7 (1.79%) Selenium
7 6 (1.54%) Storybook
8 5 (1.28%) Bitbucket
8 5 (1.28%) Subversion
9 4 (1.03%) Grunt
9 4 (1.03%) Jasmine
9 4 (1.03%) JUnit
9 4 (1.03%) Maven
9 4 (1.03%) Mocha
9 4 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 51 (13.08%) Social Skills
2 41 (10.51%) Finance
3 30 (7.69%) French Language
4 26 (6.67%) Public Sector
5 25 (6.41%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 24 (6.15%) Law
7 18 (4.62%) Games
7 18 (4.62%) Marketing
8 16 (4.10%) Presentation Skills
9 10 (2.56%) Retail
10 9 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (2.31%) Legal
11 8 (2.05%) Organisational Skills
12 7 (1.79%) Banking
13 5 (1.28%) Financial Institution
13 5 (1.28%) Local Government
14 4 (1.03%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.77%) Telecoms
16 1 (0.26%) Documentation Skills
16 1 (0.26%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 314 (80.51%) Developer
2 84 (21.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 51 (13.08%) .NET Developer
4 39 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 38 (9.74%) Web Developer
6 37 (9.49%) React Developer
7 36 (9.23%) Software Engineer
8 32 (8.21%) PHP Developer
9 30 (7.69%) Applications Developer
9 30 (7.69%) Web Applications Developer
10 26 (6.67%) Software Developer
11 21 (5.38%) Full Stack Developer
12 19 (4.87%) Lead Developer
13 17 (4.36%) C# Developer
13 17 (4.36%) Trainee
13 17 (4.36%) Trainee Developer
13 17 (4.36%) Trainee Software Developer
14 13 (3.33%) Angular Developer
14 13 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
15 12 (3.08%) Senior React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 330 (84.62%) HTML
2 148 (37.95%) React
3 140 (35.90%) .NET
4 124 (31.79%) AngularJS
5 110 (28.21%) jQuery
6 101 (25.90%) RESTful
7 78 (20.00%) HTML5
8 70 (17.95%) ASP.NET
9 61 (15.64%) Node.js
10 56 (14.36%) Ajax
10 56 (14.36%) Web Services
11 51 (13.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 47 (12.05%) CSS3
13 39 (10.00%) XML
14 38 (9.74%) REST
15 37 (9.49%) Vue.js
16 35 (8.97%) Sass
17 32 (8.21%) SOAP
18 26 (6.67%) Laravel
19 25 (6.41%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 57 (14.62%) User Experience
2 40 (10.26%) Greenfield Project
3 25 (6.41%) Data Structures
4 18 (4.62%) Data Protection Act
5 16 (4.10%) e-Learning
6 14 (3.59%) Self-Motivation
7 11 (2.82%) Client/Server
8 10 (2.56%) Mobile App
8 10 (2.56%) Smart Home
9 8 (2.05%) Tandem
10 7 (1.79%) Blog
10 7 (1.79%) Wiki
11 5 (1.28%) Reinsurance
12 4 (1.03%) Acoustics
12 4 (1.03%) Cloud Native
12 4 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.03%) Legacy Applications
13 3 (0.77%) Linux Command Line
13 3 (0.77%) Marketing Technology
13 3 (0.77%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.62%) Windows
2 15 (3.85%) Linux
3 7 (1.79%) Android
3 7 (1.79%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.77%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (43.85%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (24.36%) Front End Development
3 93 (23.85%) Web Development
4 75 (19.23%) MVC
5 64 (16.41%) DevOps
6 62 (15.90%) Scrum
7 61 (15.64%) Software Engineering
8 53 (13.59%) TDD
9 47 (12.05%) OO
10 43 (11.03%) Mentoring
11 42 (10.77%) CI/CD
12 40 (10.26%) Full Stack Development
13 35 (8.97%) ERP
14 33 (8.46%) OOP
15 31 (7.95%) E-Commerce
15 31 (7.95%) Test Automation
16 30 (7.69%) PLM
16 30 (7.69%) UX Design
17 29 (7.44%) Microservices
18 27 (6.92%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 339 (86.92%) JavaScript
2 124 (31.79%) C#
3 121 (31.03%) SQL
4 75 (19.23%) TypeScript
5 65 (16.67%) Java
6 43 (11.03%) PHP
7 33 (8.46%) Python
8 30 (7.69%) Tcl
8 30 (7.69%) VB
9 18 (4.62%) Java 8
10 16 (4.10%) ES6
11 14 (3.59%) PL/SQL
11 14 (3.59%) Ruby
12 13 (3.33%) T-SQL
13 11 (2.82%) C++
13 11 (2.82%) Go
14 8 (2.05%) PowerShell
15 4 (1.03%) Scala
15 4 (1.03%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.77%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 42 (10.77%) Degree
2 17 (4.36%) CIW
2 17 (4.36%) OCA
2 17 (4.36%) OCP
2 17 (4.36%) Oracle Certification
3 12 (3.08%) SC Cleared
3 12 (3.08%) Security Cleared
4 8 (2.05%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.03%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.26%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.26%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.26%) MCAD
6 1 (0.26%) MCPD
6 1 (0.26%) MCSD
6 1 (0.26%) MCTS
6 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.26%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.64%) QA
2 13 (3.33%) Accessibility
3 3 (0.77%) SLA
4 1 (0.26%) GDPR
System Software
1 24 (6.15%) Docker
2 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (3.08%) Terraform
2 9 (2.31%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.26%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (0.26%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.26%) Plesk
3 1 (0.26%) Puppet
3 1 (0.26%) Rancher
Vendors
1 54 (13.85%) Microsoft
2 37 (9.49%) Oracle
3 16 (4.10%) Google
4 11 (2.82%) BMC
4 11 (2.82%) HP
4 11 (2.82%) Ivanti
4 11 (2.82%) ServiceNow
5 6 (1.54%) HubSpot
5 6 (1.54%) Zend
6 4 (1.03%) IBM
7 3 (0.77%) Adobe
8 2 (0.51%) Databricks
8 2 (0.51%) WooCommerce
9 1 (0.26%) Apple
9 1 (0.26%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.26%) Demandware
9 1 (0.26%) Elastic Path
9 1 (0.26%) ESRI
9 1 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.26%) Sitecore