Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 10 13
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3 -3
Permanent jobs citing CSS 1429 1249 1081
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 17.98% 16.74% 14.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.05% 38.28% 36.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1264 1119 992
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,000 £24,650 £24,775
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £52,500
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 3756 3263 2955
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 47.27% 43.75% 39.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3171 2886 2604
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.36%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £26,075
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £55,000
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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 +2 122 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Wigan -4 33 £32,500 -9.72% 3
Bury -1 24 £27,500 -15.38%
Bolton -8 21 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Altrincham -20 15 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Cheadle +3 14 £30,000 -33.33%
Rochdale +15 12 £50,000 - 2
Oldham +5 8 £37,500 +42.86% 3
Salford -11 8 £48,750 +30.00%
Heywood - 7 £19,500 -
Sale -6 2 £37,500 -11.76%
CSS
North West

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 1313 (91.88%) HTML
2 1199 (83.90%) JavaScript
3 688 (48.15%) jQuery
4 600 (41.99%) Agile Software Development
5 586 (41.01%) .NET
6 561 (39.26%) HTML5
7 560 (39.19%) MVC
8 519 (36.32%) C#
9 486 (34.01%) AngularJS
10 455 (31.84%) PHP
11 422 (29.53%) SQL
12 408 (28.55%) CSS3
13 399 (27.92%) ASP.NET
14 356 (24.91%) Web Development
15 339 (23.72%) Scrum
16 324 (22.67%) Front End Development
17 317 (22.18%) SQL Server
18 312 (21.83%) Git (software)
19 290 (20.29%) Web Services
20 288 (20.15%) MySQL
21 276 (19.31%) OO
22 266 (18.61%) Software Engineering
23 260 (18.19%) Node.js
24 256 (17.91%) React
25 237 (16.59%) Sass
26 225 (15.75%) Java
27 224 (15.68%) E-Commerce
27 224 (15.68%) ASP.NET MVC
28 214 (14.98%) TDD
29 213 (14.91%) 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
1 114 (7.98%) CMS
2 78 (5.46%) WordPress
3 65 (4.55%) Apache
4 35 (2.45%) IIS
5 32 (2.24%) EPiServer
6 29 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
7 27 (1.89%) nginx
7 27 (1.89%) Umbraco
8 26 (1.82%) Drupal
8 26 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
9 20 (1.40%) Apache Solr
10 18 (1.26%) SharePoint
11 17 (1.19%) Confluence
12 14 (0.98%) Tomcat
13 13 (0.91%) Apache Spark
13 13 (0.91%) Joomla!
14 11 (0.77%) Sitefinity
15 9 (0.63%) Apache Pig
15 9 (0.63%) WebSphere
16 8 (0.56%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 52 (3.64%) Photoshop
2 29 (2.03%) FileZilla
3 17 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
4 14 (0.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 11 (0.77%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (0.28%) InVision
7 3 (0.21%) GIMP
7 3 (0.21%) InDesign
7 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (0.21%) UXPin
8 2 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.070%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.070%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.070%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 1 (0.070%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 77 (5.39%) Magento
2 27 (1.89%) Payment Gateway
3 16 (1.12%) SAP Hybris
4 12 (0.84%) Shopify
5 3 (0.21%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.21%) SAP MII
6 1 (0.070%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.070%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 107 (7.49%) Amazon AWS
2 82 (5.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (3.64%) GitHub
4 31 (2.17%) SaaS
5 22 (1.54%) Google Cloud Platform
6 21 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
7 19 (1.33%) Google App Engine
8 18 (1.26%) npm
9 16 (1.12%) Sage Pay
10 14 (0.98%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 14 (0.98%) Serverless
11 11 (0.77%) Amazon SQS
11 11 (0.77%) AWS Lambda
12 9 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
13 7 (0.49%) Office 365
13 7 (0.49%) PaaS
13 7 (0.49%) Route 53
14 6 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
14 6 (0.42%) Firebase
14 6 (0.42%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (5.18%) HTTP
2 36 (2.52%) Internet
3 29 (2.03%) FTP
3 29 (2.03%) SMTP
4 17 (1.19%) SSL
5 8 (0.56%) WinSCP
6 5 (0.35%) Intranet
7 4 (0.28%) Broadband
8 2 (0.14%) SMS
9 1 (0.070%) LDAP
9 1 (0.070%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 317 (22.18%) SQL Server
2 288 (20.15%) MySQL
3 99 (6.93%) MongoDB
4 91 (6.37%) NoSQL
5 66 (4.62%) Relational Database
6 46 (3.22%) Big Data
7 40 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 32 (2.24%) RavenDB
8 32 (2.24%) SQL Server 2016
9 31 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 27 (1.89%) Redis
11 26 (1.82%) RDBMS
12 24 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
13 21 (1.47%) CouchDB
13 21 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
14 16 (1.12%) Hadoop
15 11 (0.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 11 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
16 10 (0.70%) Apache Accumulo
17 9 (0.63%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 312 (21.83%) Git (software)
2 99 (6.93%) Subversion
3 72 (5.04%) gulp
4 67 (4.69%) NUnit
5 65 (4.55%) JIRA
6 61 (4.27%) Jenkins
7 59 (4.13%) Grunt
8 44 (3.08%) Selenium
9 43 (3.01%) Visual Studio
10 40 (2.80%) MSTest
11 36 (2.52%) Vagrant
12 30 (2.10%) Bitbucket
12 30 (2.10%) Jasmine
12 30 (2.10%) PHPUnit
13 26 (1.82%) Maven
14 25 (1.75%) TeamCity
15 24 (1.68%) Eclipse
16 20 (1.40%) Cucumber
17 19 (1.33%) Codeception
17 19 (1.33%) webpack
General
1 213 (14.91%) Finance
2 109 (7.63%) Retail
3 83 (5.81%) Marketing
4 52 (3.64%) Manufacturing
5 50 (3.50%) Telecoms
6 47 (3.29%) Electronics
7 46 (3.22%) Advertising
8 26 (1.82%) Law
9 24 (1.68%) Automotive
9 24 (1.68%) Legal
10 22 (1.54%) Games
10 22 (1.54%) Multimedia
11 10 (0.70%) Banking
12 9 (0.63%) Back Office
13 7 (0.49%) French Language
13 7 (0.49%) German Language
13 7 (0.49%) Japanese Language
14 6 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.35%) Publishing
16 3 (0.21%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1182 (82.72%) Developer
2 314 (21.97%) .NET Developer
3 272 (19.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 209 (14.63%) C# Developer
4 209 (14.63%) PHP Developer
4 209 (14.63%) Senior Developer
5 194 (13.58%) JavaScript Developer
6 172 (12.04%) C# .NET Developer
7 146 (10.22%) Web Developer
8 119 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
9 112 (7.84%) Software Developer
10 107 (7.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 105 (7.35%) Software Engineer
12 96 (6.72%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 85 (5.95%) HTML Developer
14 73 (5.11%) Java Developer
14 73 (5.11%) Junior
15 71 (4.97%) Full Stack Developer
16 70 (4.90%) HTML CSS Developer
17 69 (4.83%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1313 (91.88%) HTML
2 688 (48.15%) jQuery
3 586 (41.01%) .NET
4 561 (39.26%) HTML5
5 486 (34.01%) AngularJS
6 408 (28.55%) CSS3
7 399 (27.92%) ASP.NET
8 290 (20.29%) Web Services
9 260 (18.19%) Node.js
10 256 (17.91%) React
11 237 (16.59%) Sass
12 224 (15.68%) ASP.NET MVC
13 193 (13.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 182 (12.74%) XML
15 148 (10.36%) JSON
16 144 (10.08%) ASP.NET Web API
16 144 (10.08%) REST
17 135 (9.45%) RESTful
18 129 (9.03%) WCF
19 126 (8.82%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 161 (11.27%) User Experience
2 72 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
2 72 (5.04%) Mobile App
3 71 (4.97%) iPad
4 60 (4.20%) Enterprise Software
5 54 (3.78%) Greenfield Project
6 42 (2.94%) Computer Science
7 41 (2.87%) Fintech
8 20 (1.40%) e-Learning
9 16 (1.12%) RIA
10 10 (0.70%) Data Structures
10 10 (0.70%) Graphic Design
10 10 (0.70%) Management Information System
10 10 (0.70%) PKI
11 8 (0.56%) NHS
11 8 (0.56%) N-Tier
11 8 (0.56%) Web 2.0
12 7 (0.49%) Digital Signage
12 7 (0.49%) Replication
13 6 (0.42%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 183 (12.81%) Linux
2 42 (2.94%) Windows
3 40 (2.80%) Unix
4 34 (2.38%) Android
4 34 (2.38%) Apple iOS
5 14 (0.98%) Ubuntu
6 8 (0.56%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.28%) Debian
8 1 (0.070%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 600 (41.99%) Agile Software Development
2 560 (39.19%) MVC
3 356 (24.91%) Web Development
4 339 (23.72%) Scrum
5 324 (22.67%) Front End Development
6 276 (19.31%) OO
7 266 (18.61%) Software Engineering
8 224 (15.68%) E-Commerce
9 214 (14.98%) TDD
10 191 (13.37%) OOP
11 180 (12.60%) Continuous Integration
12 120 (8.40%) Mentoring
13 118 (8.26%) DevOps
14 106 (7.42%) Responsive Web Design
15 101 (7.07%) SDLC
16 83 (5.81%) Unit Testing
16 83 (5.81%) Web Application Development
17 81 (5.67%) BDD
18 74 (5.18%) Kanban
19 70 (4.90%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1199 (83.90%) JavaScript
2 519 (36.32%) C#
3 455 (31.84%) PHP
4 422 (29.53%) SQL
5 225 (15.75%) Java
6 101 (7.07%) T-SQL
7 93 (6.51%) Ruby
8 88 (6.16%) TypeScript
9 67 (4.69%) C++
9 67 (4.69%) Python
10 56 (3.92%) ES6
11 44 (3.08%) VB.NET
12 41 (2.87%) PL/SQL
13 32 (2.24%) VBScript
14 29 (2.03%) C
15 21 (1.47%) Scala
16 19 (1.33%) Go
16 19 (1.33%) Perl
17 17 (1.19%) VB
17 17 (1.19%) XPath
Qualifications
1 140 (9.80%) Degree
2 32 (2.24%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (0.98%) Security Cleared
4 10 (0.70%) DV Cleared
4 10 (0.70%) Master's Degree
5 9 (0.63%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (0.28%) HND
7 3 (0.21%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.070%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.070%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (5.25%) QA
2 12 (0.84%) GCP
3 5 (0.35%) Web Application Security Consortium
4 4 (0.28%) SLA
4 4 (0.28%) WAI
5 2 (0.14%) HIPAA
5 2 (0.14%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.070%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (2.94%) Docker
2 9 (0.63%) Hyper-V
2 9 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.35%) Varnish
4 1 (0.070%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.070%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 30 (2.10%) Puppet
2 19 (1.33%) Capistrano
2 19 (1.33%) Kubernetes
3 7 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.21%) Kibana
5 2 (0.14%) Salt
6 1 (0.070%) Ansible
6 1 (0.070%) Nagios
6 1 (0.070%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.070%) Terraform
6 1 (0.070%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 142 (9.94%) Microsoft
2 59 (4.13%) Oracle
3 58 (4.06%) SAP
4 50 (3.50%) Zend
5 35 (2.45%) Sitecore
6 32 (2.24%) Adobe
7 29 (2.03%) PayPal
8 23 (1.61%) Google
9 21 (1.47%) hybris
9 21 (1.47%) Xamarin
10 15 (1.05%) CyberSource
11 13 (0.91%) Facebook
12 12 (0.84%) Twitter
13 10 (0.70%) IBM
14 9 (0.63%) BroadVision
14 9 (0.63%) Capita
14 9 (0.63%) VMware
15 8 (0.56%) Actian
15 8 (0.56%) Percona
16 5 (0.35%) WooCommerce