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

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 8 11
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3 +1
Permanent jobs citing CSS 1,033 1,449 1,191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 14.17% 18.49% 16.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.84% 39.72% 37.45%
Number of salaries quoted 883 1,283 1,067
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £55,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

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 3,053 3,648 3,180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 41.87% 46.54% 43.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2,588 3,070 2,797
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,650
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £61,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 October 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 October 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 -2 67 £45,000 +5.88% 18
Bury -1 27 £42,000 +40.00% 8
Salford +7 26 £47,500 -2.56% 7
Altrincham -8 23 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Ashton-under-Lyne - 11 £35,000 -
Wigan -24 7 £38,500 +32.76% 4
Cheadle -6 6 £34,000 +13.33% 3
Oldham -3 4 £27,500 -26.67% 1
Heywood -4 3 £28,500 +46.15%
Bolton 0 2 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Rochdale -5 1 £37,500 -25.00% 3
Sale -10 1 £45,000 +50.00% 2
CSS
North West

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 1,007 (97.48%) HTML
2 874 (84.61%) JavaScript
3 487 (47.14%) Agile Software Development
4 448 (43.37%) AngularJS
5 431 (41.72%) .NET
6 428 (41.43%) C#
7 421 (40.76%) MVC
8 341 (33.01%) HTML5
9 324 (31.36%) ASP.NET
10 277 (26.82%) React
11 255 (24.69%) CSS3
12 249 (24.10%) SQL Server
13 238 (23.04%) SQL
14 236 (22.85%) jQuery
15 229 (22.17%) ASP.NET MVC
16 215 (20.81%) PHP
17 207 (20.04%) Web Development
18 201 (19.46%) Java
18 201 (19.46%) Front End Development
19 196 (18.97%) User Experience
20 189 (18.30%) Git (software)
21 183 (17.72%) Node.js
22 168 (16.26%) Finance
23 164 (15.88%) Software Engineering
24 163 (15.78%) Scrum
25 162 (15.68%) Microsoft Azure
26 154 (14.91%) TDD
27 140 (13.55%) .NET Framework
28 138 (13.36%) MySQL
29 133 (12.88%) Continuous Integration

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 55 (5.32%) WordPress
2 40 (3.87%) CMS
3 36 (3.48%) Elasticsearch
4 24 (2.32%) IIS
5 22 (2.13%) Apache
6 21 (2.03%) nginx
6 21 (2.03%) SharePoint
7 18 (1.74%) Cloud Foundry
8 10 (0.97%) Tomcat
9 9 (0.87%) Drupal
9 9 (0.87%) Umbraco
10 7 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (0.58%) IBM Domino
11 6 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 6 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (0.58%) Sitefinity
12 5 (0.48%) Apache Spark
13 4 (0.39%) Apache Pig
13 4 (0.39%) Marvel
14 3 (0.29%) EPiServer
Applications
1 44 (4.26%) Photoshop
2 31 (3.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (0.58%) InVision
5 5 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.097%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.097%) Flinto
6 1 (0.097%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (0.097%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 21 (2.03%) Magento
2 3 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.19%) Distributed Ledger
3 2 (0.19%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.097%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.097%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.097%) SAP MII
4 1 (0.097%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 162 (15.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 86 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 44 (4.26%) GitHub
4 37 (3.58%) npm
5 29 (2.81%) SaaS
6 20 (1.94%) Google Play
7 16 (1.55%) Google Cloud Platform
8 10 (0.97%) BrowserStack
8 10 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (0.97%) Office 365
9 8 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 8 (0.77%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 8 (0.77%) PaaS
10 7 (0.68%) Google Analytics
11 4 (0.39%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.39%) Yarn
12 2 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.19%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.19%) Serverless
13 1 (0.097%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 34 (3.29%) HTTP
2 28 (2.71%) Internet
3 24 (2.32%) Intranet
4 5 (0.48%) Skype
4 5 (0.48%) SSL
4 5 (0.48%) VoIP
5 4 (0.39%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.097%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (0.097%) Broadband
6 1 (0.097%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.097%) Extranet
6 1 (0.097%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 249 (24.10%) SQL Server
2 138 (13.36%) MySQL
3 92 (8.91%) MongoDB
4 84 (8.13%) NoSQL
5 28 (2.71%) SQL Server 2016
6 27 (2.61%) RavenDB
7 22 (2.13%) Relational Database
8 19 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
9 18 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 17 (1.65%) Redis
11 16 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 14 (1.36%) Blockchain
12 14 (1.36%) Neo4j
13 10 (0.97%) Big Data
13 10 (0.97%) Couchbase
14 7 (0.68%) Amazon Redshift
15 6 (0.58%) RDBMS
16 5 (0.48%) Apache Hive
16 5 (0.48%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 189 (18.30%) Git (software)
2 67 (6.49%) gulp
3 63 (6.10%) webpack
4 55 (5.32%) Subversion
5 53 (5.13%) Grunt
6 48 (4.65%) Visual Studio
7 35 (3.39%) GitLab
8 30 (2.90%) Jasmine
8 30 (2.90%) NUnit
9 29 (2.81%) Selenium
10 28 (2.71%) Team Foundation Server
11 27 (2.61%) JIRA
12 26 (2.52%) Babel
13 23 (2.23%) Jenkins
14 22 (2.13%) MSTest
15 19 (1.84%) Mocha
16 18 (1.74%) Karma Test Runner
17 12 (1.16%) Mercurial
18 11 (1.06%) Protractor
18 11 (1.06%) SpecFlow
General
1 168 (16.26%) Finance
2 66 (6.39%) Games
3 60 (5.81%) Marketing
4 47 (4.55%) Retail
5 43 (4.16%) Advertising
6 37 (3.58%) Banking
7 27 (2.61%) Law
8 22 (2.13%) Manufacturing
9 20 (1.94%) Investment Banking
10 14 (1.36%) Automotive
10 14 (1.36%) Electronics
10 14 (1.36%) Telecoms
11 10 (0.97%) Legal
12 9 (0.87%) Publishing
13 6 (0.58%) Multimedia
14 5 (0.48%) Military
15 4 (0.39%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
17 1 (0.097%) Back Office
17 1 (0.097%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 873 (84.51%) Developer
2 228 (22.07%) .NET Developer
3 190 (18.39%) C# Developer
4 182 (17.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 125 (12.10%) C# .NET Developer
6 124 (12.00%) Senior Developer
7 112 (10.84%) PHP Developer
8 92 (8.91%) Full Stack Developer
9 91 (8.81%) Web Developer
10 88 (8.52%) JavaScript Developer
11 72 (6.97%) Software Developer
12 70 (6.78%) ASP.NET Developer
13 64 (6.20%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 64 (6.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 56 (5.42%) Software Engineer
15 52 (5.03%) Angular Developer
15 52 (5.03%) Java Developer
16 46 (4.45%) Agile C# Developer
16 46 (4.45%) Agile Developer
17 44 (4.26%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,007 (97.48%) HTML
2 448 (43.37%) AngularJS
3 431 (41.72%) .NET
4 341 (33.01%) HTML5
5 324 (31.36%) ASP.NET
6 277 (26.82%) React
7 255 (24.69%) CSS3
8 236 (22.85%) jQuery
9 229 (22.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 183 (17.72%) Node.js
11 140 (13.55%) .NET Framework
12 131 (12.68%) ASP.NET Web API
13 130 (12.58%) RESTful
14 119 (11.52%) Sass
15 99 (9.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 97 (9.39%) Ajax
16 97 (9.39%) REST
16 97 (9.39%) XML
17 93 (9.00%) Web Services
18 90 (8.71%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 196 (18.97%) User Experience
2 83 (8.03%) Greenfield Project
2 83 (8.03%) Mobile App
3 55 (5.32%) Computer Science
4 54 (5.23%) Fintech
5 44 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (2.32%) Enterprise Software
7 22 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
8 20 (1.94%) Online Banking
9 16 (1.55%) Blog
9 16 (1.55%) iPhone
10 9 (0.87%) Graphic Design
11 7 (0.68%) Internet of Things
12 5 (0.48%) Data Protection Act
12 5 (0.48%) Industrial Internet of Things
12 5 (0.48%) N-Tier
12 5 (0.48%) VLE
12 5 (0.48%) Xbox
13 4 (0.39%) Mobile Banking
14 3 (0.29%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 72 (6.97%) Android
2 55 (5.32%) Apple iOS
3 49 (4.74%) Linux
4 36 (3.48%) Windows
5 11 (1.06%) Windows Server
6 8 (0.77%) Unix
7 3 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.097%) CentOS
8 1 (0.097%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.097%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 487 (47.14%) Agile Software Development
2 421 (40.76%) MVC
3 207 (20.04%) Web Development
4 201 (19.46%) Front End Development
5 164 (15.88%) Software Engineering
6 163 (15.78%) Scrum
7 154 (14.91%) TDD
8 133 (12.88%) Continuous Integration
9 126 (12.20%) OO
10 109 (10.55%) E-Commerce
11 98 (9.49%) OOP
12 91 (8.81%) Web Application Development
13 82 (7.94%) Responsive Web Design
14 75 (7.26%) DevOps
15 68 (6.58%) Problem-Solving
16 66 (6.39%) Microservices
17 64 (6.20%) BDD
18 60 (5.81%) SOA
18 60 (5.81%) Unit Testing
19 58 (5.61%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 874 (84.61%) JavaScript
2 428 (41.43%) C#
3 238 (23.04%) SQL
4 215 (20.81%) PHP
5 201 (19.46%) Java
6 75 (7.26%) T-SQL
7 54 (5.23%) TypeScript
8 52 (5.03%) Python
9 47 (4.55%) ES6
10 39 (3.78%) C++
11 35 (3.39%) Ruby
12 25 (2.42%) PL/SQL
13 17 (1.65%) VB.NET
14 14 (1.36%) C
14 14 (1.36%) Scala
15 13 (1.26%) Java 8
15 13 (1.26%) Objective-C
16 12 (1.16%) Go
17 9 (0.87%) Apple Swift
17 9 (0.87%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 75 (7.26%) Degree
2 31 (3.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.19%) ISEB
3 2 (0.19%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.19%) Master's Degree
3 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (3.00%) QA
2 13 (1.26%) GDPR
3 9 (0.87%) SLA
4 3 (0.29%) WCAG
5 2 (0.19%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.19%) Web Application Security Consortium
6 1 (0.097%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.097%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 39 (3.78%) Docker
2 25 (2.42%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (0.58%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.097%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (0.97%) Kubernetes
2 5 (0.48%) Ansible
2 5 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.48%) Puppet
3 4 (0.39%) cPanel
4 1 (0.097%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.097%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 109 (10.55%) Microsoft
2 60 (5.81%) Google
3 42 (4.07%) Zend
4 31 (3.00%) Adobe
5 21 (2.03%) Xamarin
6 20 (1.94%) Oracle
7 17 (1.65%) SAP
8 13 (1.26%) IBM
9 12 (1.16%) Twitter
10 8 (0.77%) Cypress Semiconductor
11 7 (0.68%) Facebook
12 6 (0.58%) Nintex
12 6 (0.58%) Sitecore
12 6 (0.58%) Telerik
13 5 (0.48%) Siemens
14 4 (0.39%) Apple
14 4 (0.39%) CA
15 3 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
16 2 (0.19%) Epicor
16 2 (0.19%) Sony