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

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 9 13
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4 -3
Permanent jobs citing CSS 1,258 1,267 865
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 16.94% 16.49% 12.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.44% 36.35% 33.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,123 1,112 802
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £26,250
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 3,653 3,486 2,592
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 49.19% 45.37% 38.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3,178 3,017 2,255
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61% +10.67%
10th Percentile £28,675 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 April 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 April 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 84 £48,750 +14.71% 24
Wigan +9 39 £37,500 +7.14% 5
Bury -5 33 £30,000 -16.67% 9
Altrincham -9 17 £39,000 +24.80% 6
Oldham +9 16 £23,000 -31.34% 3
Cheadle +7 16 £35,000 -3.45% 1
Salford -1 12 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Rochdale +6 11 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Bolton -16 7 £35,500 +32.71% 5
Sale +4 4 £38,750 +68.48% 3
CSS
North West

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 1,176 (93.48%) HTML
2 1,031 (81.96%) JavaScript
3 563 (44.75%) Agile Software Development
4 507 (40.30%) MVC
5 469 (37.28%) AngularJS
6 443 (35.21%) C#
7 429 (34.10%) .NET
8 408 (32.43%) HTML5
9 403 (32.03%) jQuery
10 389 (30.92%) PHP
11 353 (28.06%) CSS3
12 344 (27.34%) Front End Development
13 324 (25.76%) Web Development
14 317 (25.20%) SQL
14 317 (25.20%) React
15 282 (22.42%) ASP.NET
15 282 (22.42%) Software Engineering
16 278 (22.10%) Scrum
17 276 (21.94%) MySQL
18 249 (19.79%) SQL Server
19 244 (19.40%) Git (software)
20 237 (18.84%) Node.js
21 211 (16.77%) Web Services
22 200 (15.90%) Java
23 193 (15.34%) TDD
24 190 (15.10%) User Experience
25 184 (14.63%) Sass
26 179 (14.23%) ASP.NET MVC
27 178 (14.15%) OO
28 172 (13.67%) Finance

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 70 (5.56%) Apache
1 70 (5.56%) WordPress
2 65 (5.17%) CMS
3 37 (2.94%) nginx
4 26 (2.07%) SharePoint
5 14 (1.11%) Drupal
5 14 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (1.03%) Apache Pig
6 13 (1.03%) Apache Spark
6 13 (1.03%) IIS
6 13 (1.03%) Umbraco
7 12 (0.95%) Tomcat
8 10 (0.79%) Confluence
9 8 (0.64%) EPiServer
10 7 (0.56%) ExpressionEngine
11 5 (0.40%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.24%) Content Management Server
13 3 (0.24%) Moodle
13 3 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 57 (4.53%) Photoshop
2 16 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 11 (0.87%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (0.56%) OmniGraffle
6 5 (0.40%) GIMP
7 4 (0.32%) InDesign
8 3 (0.24%) Chatbot
8 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
9 2 (0.16%) Adobe Premiere
9 2 (0.16%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.079%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.079%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 69 (5.48%) Magento
2 4 (0.32%) Distributed Ledger
2 4 (0.32%) SAP Hybris
3 3 (0.24%) Shopify
4 1 (0.079%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.079%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.079%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.079%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.079%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 114 (9.06%) Amazon AWS
2 97 (7.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (3.97%) npm
4 29 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
5 26 (2.07%) GitHub
6 21 (1.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 17 (1.35%) SaaS
8 15 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
9 8 (0.64%) Firebase
10 6 (0.48%) PaaS
11 5 (0.40%) Office 365
12 4 (0.32%) Google App Engine
12 4 (0.32%) Serverless
13 3 (0.24%) Trello
14 2 (0.16%) Google Analytics
14 2 (0.16%) Google Tag Manager
14 2 (0.16%) Heroku
14 2 (0.16%) IaaS
15 1 (0.079%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 1 (0.079%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 55 (4.37%) HTTP
2 19 (1.51%) Internet
3 16 (1.27%) SSL
4 7 (0.56%) DNS
5 6 (0.48%) Intranet
6 3 (0.24%) Broadband
7 2 (0.16%) LAN
7 2 (0.16%) VPN
8 1 (0.079%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.079%) FTP
8 1 (0.079%) SMS
8 1 (0.079%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 276 (21.94%) MySQL
2 249 (19.79%) SQL Server
3 104 (8.27%) MongoDB
4 57 (4.53%) NoSQL
5 39 (3.10%) Redis
6 37 (2.94%) Relational Database
7 36 (2.86%) SQL Server 2016
8 35 (2.78%) RavenDB
9 34 (2.70%) Big Data
10 31 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
11 27 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
12 17 (1.35%) Hadoop
13 16 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
13 16 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 14 (1.11%) Amazon Redshift
14 14 (1.11%) RDBMS
15 13 (1.03%) Apache Hive
16 11 (0.87%) Blockchain
17 7 (0.56%) DB2
17 7 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 244 (19.40%) Git (software)
2 110 (8.74%) gulp
3 105 (8.35%) Grunt
4 78 (6.20%) NUnit
5 76 (6.04%) webpack
6 46 (3.66%) Subversion
7 43 (3.42%) MSTest
8 41 (3.26%) Selenium
8 41 (3.26%) Visual Studio
9 32 (2.54%) Jasmine
10 30 (2.38%) JIRA
11 26 (2.07%) Jenkins
12 23 (1.83%) TeamCity
13 21 (1.67%) Mocha
13 21 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
13 21 (1.67%) Vagrant
14 19 (1.51%) Karma Test Runner
15 16 (1.27%) Axure RP
16 14 (1.11%) Bitbucket
16 14 (1.11%) Cucumber
General
1 172 (13.67%) Finance
2 72 (5.72%) Advertising
3 61 (4.85%) Retail
4 58 (4.61%) Games
5 48 (3.82%) Marketing
6 39 (3.10%) Legal
7 34 (2.70%) Automotive
8 19 (1.51%) Telecoms
9 13 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
10 11 (0.87%) Banking
11 7 (0.56%) Multimedia
12 6 (0.48%) Law
13 5 (0.40%) German Language
13 5 (0.40%) Publishing
14 4 (0.32%) Back Office
14 4 (0.32%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.24%) Dutch Language
15 3 (0.24%) Investment Banking
16 2 (0.16%) French Language
16 2 (0.16%) Military
Job Titles
1 985 (78.30%) Developer
2 279 (22.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 215 (17.09%) .NET Developer
4 191 (15.18%) Senior Developer
5 152 (12.08%) PHP Developer
6 137 (10.89%) C# Developer
6 137 (10.89%) JavaScript Developer
7 119 (9.46%) C# .NET Developer
8 114 (9.06%) Software Developer
9 100 (7.95%) Web Developer
10 95 (7.55%) Software Engineer
11 89 (7.07%) HTML Developer
12 79 (6.28%) HTML CSS Developer
13 76 (6.04%) Angular Developer
14 65 (5.17%) Full Stack Developer
15 57 (4.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 57 (4.53%) Junior
15 57 (4.53%) Senior Front-End Developer
16 53 (4.21%) Architect
17 52 (4.13%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,176 (93.48%) HTML
2 469 (37.28%) AngularJS
3 429 (34.10%) .NET
4 408 (32.43%) HTML5
5 403 (32.03%) jQuery
6 353 (28.06%) CSS3
7 317 (25.20%) React
8 282 (22.42%) ASP.NET
9 237 (18.84%) Node.js
10 211 (16.77%) Web Services
11 184 (14.63%) Sass
12 179 (14.23%) ASP.NET MVC
13 160 (12.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 147 (11.69%) RESTful
15 137 (10.89%) XML
16 119 (9.46%) Laravel
17 110 (8.74%) .NET Framework
18 108 (8.59%) Ajax
19 106 (8.43%) REST
20 104 (8.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 190 (15.10%) User Experience
2 76 (6.04%) Greenfield Project
3 63 (5.01%) Analytical Skills
3 63 (5.01%) Computer Science
3 63 (5.01%) Mobile App
4 46 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
5 44 (3.50%) Self-Motivation
6 43 (3.42%) Fintech
7 12 (0.95%) NHS
8 10 (0.79%) Wiki
9 9 (0.72%) Social Media
10 7 (0.56%) Blog
10 7 (0.56%) RIA
11 6 (0.48%) e-Learning
11 6 (0.48%) Xbox
12 5 (0.40%) Digital Signage
12 5 (0.40%) Graphic Design
12 5 (0.40%) Linux Command Line
12 5 (0.40%) PKI
12 5 (0.40%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 137 (10.89%) Linux
2 51 (4.05%) Windows
3 28 (2.23%) Apple iOS
4 24 (1.91%) Android
5 16 (1.27%) Unix
6 14 (1.11%) Debian
7 6 (0.48%) CentOS
8 5 (0.40%) SUSE
8 5 (0.40%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.16%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.079%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 563 (44.75%) Agile Software Development
2 507 (40.30%) MVC
3 344 (27.34%) Front End Development
4 324 (25.76%) Web Development
5 282 (22.42%) Software Engineering
6 278 (22.10%) Scrum
7 193 (15.34%) TDD
8 178 (14.15%) OO
9 148 (11.76%) E-Commerce
10 116 (9.22%) Continuous Integration
11 108 (8.59%) OOP
12 102 (8.11%) Responsive Web Design
13 96 (7.63%) SDLC
14 95 (7.55%) Unit Testing
15 92 (7.31%) Mentoring
16 81 (6.44%) DevOps
17 74 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
17 74 (5.88%) Web Application Development
18 69 (5.48%) Test Automation
19 65 (5.17%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 1,031 (81.96%) JavaScript
2 443 (35.21%) C#
3 389 (30.92%) PHP
4 317 (25.20%) SQL
5 200 (15.90%) Java
6 94 (7.47%) Python
7 91 (7.23%) Ruby
8 72 (5.72%) T-SQL
9 68 (5.41%) TypeScript
10 59 (4.69%) C++
11 51 (4.05%) ES6
12 39 (3.10%) PL/SQL
13 35 (2.78%) Perl
14 26 (2.07%) VB.NET
15 22 (1.75%) Go
16 20 (1.59%) C
17 17 (1.35%) Scala
18 15 (1.19%) Groovy
19 14 (1.11%) Objective-C
20 12 (0.95%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 83 (6.60%) Degree
2 51 (4.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (1.35%) Security Cleared
4 12 (0.95%) Master's Degree
5 6 (0.48%) Numerate Degree
6 5 (0.40%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.40%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.24%) ISEB
8 2 (0.16%) MOS
9 1 (0.079%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.079%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (4.05%) QA
2 12 (0.95%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 3 (0.24%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.16%) GCP
5 1 (0.079%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.079%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (3.74%) Docker
2 7 (0.56%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.24%) LXC
5 2 (0.16%) Shibboleth
5 2 (0.16%) Varnish
6 1 (0.079%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (0.64%) Kubernetes
2 6 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.40%) Puppet
4 2 (0.16%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 124 (9.86%) Microsoft
2 50 (3.97%) Google
3 46 (3.66%) Zend
4 38 (3.02%) Oracle
5 29 (2.31%) Adobe
6 27 (2.15%) Capita
7 22 (1.75%) Xamarin
8 18 (1.43%) Twitter
9 13 (1.03%) WooCommerce
10 11 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (0.87%) Sitecore
11 10 (0.79%) IBM
12 7 (0.56%) SAP
13 5 (0.40%) Aquila
13 5 (0.40%) HP
13 5 (0.40%) Red Hat
13 5 (0.40%) Remedy
13 5 (0.40%) VMware
14 4 (0.32%) BroadVision
14 4 (0.32%) hybris