Period
to 16 April 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 16 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 18 12 10
Rank change year-on-year -6 -2 -2
Permanent jobs citing CSS 384 585 923
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 10.32% 12.10% 14.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.69% 28.10% 34.16%
Number of salaries quoted 328 522 738
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,500 £27,925
25th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £56,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £71,250 £65,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

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 1,555 2,082 2,702
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 41.78% 43.06% 43.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,352 1,747 2,179
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £38,750 £36,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +7.95%
75th Percentile £63,750 £61,145 £60,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £75,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
Stockport +3 18 £61,250 +28.95%
Bury +1 8 £30,000 -40.00% 3
Bolton -7 8 £45,000 -14.29% 4
Altrincham -2 4 £36,250 -12.12% 2
Salford +3 1 £32,500 -25.71% 5
Oldham +1 1 £37,500 +37.61%
Wigan -2 1 £47,500 +26.67%
Cheadle -2 1 £55,000 +15.79% 2
CSS
North West

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 364 (94.79%) HTML
2 321 (83.59%) JavaScript
3 131 (34.11%) HTML5
4 124 (32.29%) Agile Software Development
5 119 (30.99%) CSS3
6 115 (29.95%) PHP
7 111 (28.91%) C#
7 111 (28.91%) MVC
8 103 (26.82%) React
9 98 (25.52%) SQL
10 97 (25.26%) Front End Development
11 95 (24.74%) .NET
12 93 (24.22%) Git (software)
13 88 (22.92%) AngularJS
14 81 (21.09%) Java
15 80 (20.83%) AWS
16 73 (19.01%) E-Commerce
17 70 (18.23%) TypeScript
18 69 (17.97%) Laravel
19 67 (17.45%) Web Development
20 66 (17.19%) MySQL
21 62 (16.15%) Node.js
22 61 (15.89%) jQuery
23 60 (15.63%) ASP.NET
23 60 (15.63%) Vue.js
24 59 (15.36%) Software Engineering
25 57 (14.84%) User Experience
26 53 (13.80%) SQL Server
27 51 (13.28%) Azure
28 50 (13.02%) DevOps

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 37 (9.64%) CMS
2 33 (8.59%) WordPress
3 17 (4.43%) IIS
4 14 (3.65%) Umbraco
5 13 (3.39%) Sitecore CMS
6 12 (3.13%) Apache
6 12 (3.13%) Confluence
7 10 (2.60%) EPiServer
7 10 (2.60%) Kentico
8 8 (2.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 6 (1.56%) nginx
10 5 (1.30%) Drupal
11 4 (1.04%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.78%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.52%) ColdFusion
14 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.82%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.56%) Adobe XD
4 4 (1.04%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.52%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.26%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.26%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.26%) InDesign
6 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (3.65%) Magento
2 10 (2.60%) nopCommerce
3 7 (1.82%) Shopify
4 5 (1.30%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.26%) SessionCam
5 1 (0.26%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 80 (20.83%) AWS
2 51 (13.28%) Azure
3 30 (7.81%) SaaS
4 13 (3.39%) AWS Lambda
4 13 (3.39%) Serverless
5 12 (3.13%) GCP
6 10 (2.60%) npm
7 6 (1.56%) Power Platform
8 5 (1.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 5 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (1.04%) Microsoft 365
9 4 (1.04%) Yarn
10 3 (0.78%) Azure Functions
10 3 (0.78%) Cloud Functions
10 3 (0.78%) Firebase
10 3 (0.78%) GitHub
10 3 (0.78%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.52%) BrowserStack
11 2 (0.52%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.82%) Network Security
2 4 (1.04%) Internet
3 1 (0.26%) Firewall
3 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.26%) LAN
3 1 (0.26%) Skype
3 1 (0.26%) SSH
3 1 (0.26%) VLAN
3 1 (0.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (17.19%) MySQL
2 53 (13.80%) SQL Server
3 22 (5.73%) NoSQL
4 13 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (2.86%) MongoDB
6 6 (1.56%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.30%) Power BI
8 3 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.52%) Riak
9 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.26%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.26%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.26%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.26%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.26%) Redis
10 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 93 (24.22%) Git (software)
2 24 (6.25%) JIRA
3 17 (4.43%) gulp
3 17 (4.43%) webpack
4 12 (3.13%) Bitbucket
4 12 (3.13%) Subversion
5 9 (2.34%) Jenkins
6 8 (2.08%) Grunt
6 8 (2.08%) JUnit
6 8 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (1.82%) Selenium
8 6 (1.56%) Vagrant
9 5 (1.30%) Storybook
10 4 (1.04%) Jasmine
10 4 (1.04%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.04%) WebDriver
11 3 (0.78%) Cypress.io
11 3 (0.78%) Hudson
11 3 (0.78%) PHPUnit
11 3 (0.78%) SoapUI
General
1 38 (9.90%) Retail
2 24 (6.25%) Games
3 17 (4.43%) Finance
4 10 (2.60%) Multimedia
5 6 (1.56%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.30%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.04%) Back Office
7 4 (1.04%) Marketing
8 3 (0.78%) Automotive
8 3 (0.78%) Banking
8 3 (0.78%) Legal
8 3 (0.78%) Public Sector
9 2 (0.52%) Law
10 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 309 (80.47%) Developer
2 75 (19.53%) PHP Developer
3 68 (17.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 56 (14.58%) Senior Developer
5 53 (13.80%) Full Stack Developer
6 31 (8.07%) .NET Developer
7 30 (7.81%) React Developer
8 28 (7.29%) Web Developer
9 27 (7.03%) JavaScript Developer
10 22 (5.73%) Java Developer
10 22 (5.73%) Software Engineer
11 19 (4.95%) C# Developer
11 19 (4.95%) Software Developer
12 18 (4.69%) Games Tester
12 18 (4.69%) Software Tester
12 18 (4.69%) Tester
12 18 (4.69%) Trainee
12 18 (4.69%) Trainee Software Tester
12 18 (4.69%) Trainee Tester
13 17 (4.43%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 364 (94.79%) HTML
2 131 (34.11%) HTML5
3 119 (30.99%) CSS3
4 103 (26.82%) React
5 95 (24.74%) .NET
6 88 (22.92%) AngularJS
7 69 (17.97%) Laravel
8 62 (16.15%) Node.js
9 61 (15.89%) jQuery
10 60 (15.63%) ASP.NET
10 60 (15.63%) Vue.js
11 48 (12.50%) Sass
12 43 (11.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 35 (9.11%) Web Services
14 34 (8.85%) .NET Framework
15 25 (6.51%) .NET Core
15 25 (6.51%) ASP.NET Web API
15 25 (6.51%) JSON
15 25 (6.51%) Redux
16 20 (5.21%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 57 (14.84%) User Experience
2 48 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
3 19 (4.95%) Data Structures
3 19 (4.95%) Mobile App
4 16 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (2.86%) NHS
6 10 (2.60%) Cloud Native
7 5 (1.30%) Enterprise Cloud
8 4 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.04%) Animation
9 3 (0.78%) iPad
9 3 (0.78%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (0.52%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.26%) Augmented Reality
11 1 (0.26%) Biotechnology
11 1 (0.26%) Clustering
11 1 (0.26%) Life Science
11 1 (0.26%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.26%) Robotics
11 1 (0.26%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 48 (12.50%) Linux
2 28 (7.29%) Windows
3 14 (3.65%) Windows Server
4 13 (3.39%) Android
4 13 (3.39%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.04%) Ubuntu
5 4 (1.04%) Unix
6 3 (0.78%) CentOS
7 1 (0.26%) Debian
7 1 (0.26%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (32.29%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (28.91%) MVC
3 97 (25.26%) Front End Development
4 73 (19.01%) E-Commerce
5 67 (17.45%) Web Development
6 59 (15.36%) Software Engineering
7 50 (13.02%) DevOps
7 50 (13.02%) OO
8 48 (12.50%) OOP
9 47 (12.24%) TDD
10 33 (8.59%) Problem-Solving
11 31 (8.07%) Scrum
12 25 (6.51%) Microservices
13 21 (5.47%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (5.47%) Software Testing
13 21 (5.47%) Test Automation
13 21 (5.47%) Unit Testing
14 20 (5.21%) Functional Programming
15 19 (4.95%) Project Management
16 17 (4.43%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 321 (83.59%) JavaScript
2 115 (29.95%) PHP
3 111 (28.91%) C#
4 98 (25.52%) SQL
5 81 (21.09%) Java
6 70 (18.23%) TypeScript
7 48 (12.50%) Python
8 20 (5.21%) Java 8
9 19 (4.95%) ES6
10 8 (2.08%) Go
11 6 (1.56%) PHP 7
11 6 (1.56%) Ruby
12 5 (1.30%) VB
13 3 (0.78%) C++
13 3 (0.78%) Erlang
13 3 (0.78%) Kotlin
13 3 (0.78%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.52%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.52%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (4.69%) CIW
1 18 (4.69%) OCA
1 18 (4.69%) OCP
1 18 (4.69%) Oracle Certification
2 16 (4.17%) Degree
3 6 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.04%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.78%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.47%) QA
2 10 (2.60%) WAI
3 8 (2.08%) GDPR
4 7 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.04%) WCAG
System Software
1 33 (8.59%) Docker
2 4 (1.04%) KVM
2 4 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (3.13%) Kubernetes
2 11 (2.86%) Terraform
3 7 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.30%) HP Fortify
5 1 (0.26%) Ansible
5 1 (0.26%) cPanel
5 1 (0.26%) Plesk
5 1 (0.26%) Puppet
5 1 (0.26%) Salt
5 1 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 49 (12.76%) Microsoft
2 24 (6.25%) Oracle
3 17 (4.43%) Adobe
4 16 (4.17%) Atlassian
5 15 (3.91%) Zend
6 14 (3.65%) Sitecore
7 9 (2.34%) Google
8 7 (1.82%) Apple
9 5 (1.30%) HP
10 4 (1.04%) VMware
11 3 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.78%) Xamarin
12 2 (0.52%) Instagram
13 1 (0.26%) Automation Anywhere
13 1 (0.26%) Blue Prism
13 1 (0.26%) Hotjar
13 1 (0.26%) HubSpot
13 1 (0.26%) Meraki
13 1 (0.26%) ServiceNow
13 1 (0.26%) Tealium