Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 18 13
Rank change year-on-year +6 -5 -5
Permanent jobs citing CSS 111 137 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 11.18% 10.45% 14.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.17% 28.07% 36.97%
Number of salaries quoted 96 122 93
Merseyside median annual salary £38,750 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £43,750 £49,750
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 Merseyside with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 394 488 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 39.68% 37.22% 38.06%
Number of salaries quoted 301 353 259
Merseyside median annual salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.33% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,450
90th Percentile £62,500 £54,750 £52,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing CSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for CSS in Merseyside

CSS
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CSS in Merseyside.

Salary trend for CSS in Merseyside

CSS
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in Merseyside over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CSS in Merseyside

CSS
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 24 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
Liverpool +9 84 £45,500 +32.85% 10
Wirral +6 10 £30,500 -12.86% 1
Southport -5 3 £37,500 -
St Helens - 3 £32,500 -
Prescot - 2 £40,000 -
Birkenhead +3 1 - - 1
CSS
North West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for CSS.

1 109 (98.20%) HTML
2 106 (95.50%) JavaScript
3 76 (68.47%) PHP
4 63 (56.76%) MySQL
5 55 (49.55%) MVC
6 52 (46.85%) HTML5
7 44 (39.64%) CSS3
7 44 (39.64%) Agile Software Development
8 42 (37.84%) jQuery
9 39 (35.14%) Laravel
10 37 (33.33%) REST
11 36 (32.43%) TDD
12 35 (31.53%) Zend
12 35 (31.53%) CakePHP
12 35 (31.53%) Selenium
12 35 (31.53%) API Development
13 34 (30.63%) Software Engineering
13 34 (30.63%) Finance
13 34 (30.63%) SOAP
14 33 (29.73%) Banking
14 33 (29.73%) Functional Testing
14 33 (29.73%) WebDriver
14 33 (29.73%) Selenium IDE
15 23 (20.72%) SQL
16 21 (18.92%) CMS
17 19 (17.12%) C#
17 19 (17.12%) Web Development
18 18 (16.22%) AngularJS
19 16 (14.41%) Front End Development
20 15 (13.51%) React

CSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 21 (18.92%) CMS
2 13 (11.71%) Drupal
3 9 (8.11%) WordPress
4 5 (4.50%) Umbraco
5 3 (2.70%) EPiServer
5 3 (2.70%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.80%) Content Management Server
6 2 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.80%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.90%) Apache
7 1 (0.90%) IIS
7 1 (0.90%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.80%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 15 (13.51%) Magento
2 5 (4.50%) Cerner Millennium
3 2 (1.80%) OpenCart
3 2 (1.80%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.90%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.60%) Google Analytics
1 4 (3.60%) MailChimp
2 3 (2.70%) GitHub
3 1 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.90%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.70%) Internet
2 1 (0.90%) Intranet
2 1 (0.90%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (56.76%) MySQL
2 9 (8.11%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.50%) Electronic Patient Records
4 2 (1.80%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.90%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (31.53%) Selenium
2 33 (29.73%) Selenium IDE
2 33 (29.73%) WebDriver
3 11 (9.91%) Git (software)
4 8 (7.21%) Grunt
5 6 (5.41%) gulp
6 4 (3.60%) Subversion
7 2 (1.80%) Bazaar
7 2 (1.80%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.80%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.80%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.80%) PhantomJS
7 2 (1.80%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.90%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.90%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.90%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.90%) Moq
8 1 (0.90%) PhpStorm
8 1 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.90%) TeamCity
General
1 34 (30.63%) Finance
2 33 (29.73%) Banking
3 15 (13.51%) Retail
4 12 (10.81%) Marketing
5 7 (6.31%) Advertising
6 4 (3.60%) Legal
6 4 (3.60%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 104 (93.69%) Developer
2 58 (52.25%) PHP Developer
3 34 (30.63%) MySQL Developer
3 34 (30.63%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 26 (23.42%) Agile Developer
5 14 (12.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 9 (8.11%) JavaScript Developer
6 9 (8.11%) Senior Developer
7 8 (7.21%) .NET Developer
7 8 (7.21%) Lead Developer
8 7 (6.31%) Lead PHP Developer
8 7 (6.31%) Web Developer
9 6 (5.41%) C# Developer
9 6 (5.41%) HTML Developer
9 6 (5.41%) Junior
10 5 (4.50%) HTML CSS Developer
10 5 (4.50%) Junior Developer
10 5 (4.50%) SQL Developer
11 4 (3.60%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (3.60%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (98.20%) HTML
2 52 (46.85%) HTML5
3 44 (39.64%) CSS3
4 42 (37.84%) jQuery
5 39 (35.14%) Laravel
6 37 (33.33%) REST
7 35 (31.53%) CakePHP
8 34 (30.63%) SOAP
9 18 (16.22%) AngularJS
10 15 (13.51%) React
11 13 (11.71%) .NET
11 13 (11.71%) Node.js
12 10 (9.01%) ASP.NET
12 10 (9.01%) XML
13 8 (7.21%) Sass
13 8 (7.21%) Web Services
14 7 (6.31%) Ajax
14 7 (6.31%) JSON
15 6 (5.41%) .NET Framework
15 6 (5.41%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.31%) User Experience
2 5 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.50%) NHS
3 4 (3.60%) Graphic Design
4 3 (2.70%) Blog
4 3 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.70%) Life Science
4 3 (2.70%) Social Media
4 3 (2.70%) W3C
5 2 (1.80%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.90%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.90%) Fintech
6 1 (0.90%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.31%) Linux
2 3 (2.70%) Android
2 3 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (49.55%) MVC
2 44 (39.64%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (32.43%) TDD
4 35 (31.53%) API Development
5 34 (30.63%) Software Engineering
6 33 (29.73%) Functional Testing
7 19 (17.12%) Web Development
8 16 (14.41%) Front End Development
9 14 (12.61%) OO
10 11 (9.91%) OO PHP
10 11 (9.91%) OOP
11 7 (6.31%) E-Commerce
11 7 (6.31%) SEO
12 5 (4.50%) Data Protection
12 5 (4.50%) Digital Marketing
12 5 (4.50%) Refactoring
12 5 (4.50%) Translating Business Requirements
12 5 (4.50%) Web Application Development
12 5 (4.50%) Workflow
13 4 (3.60%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 106 (95.50%) JavaScript
2 76 (68.47%) PHP
3 23 (20.72%) SQL
4 19 (17.12%) C#
5 10 (9.01%) Java
6 3 (2.70%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.80%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.80%) Perl
7 2 (1.80%) PHP 5
7 2 (1.80%) Python
7 2 (1.80%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.90%) Groovy
8 1 (0.90%) PHP 7
8 1 (0.90%) Ruby
8 1 (0.90%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (5.41%) Degree
2 1 (0.90%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.90%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.90%) PMO
1 1 (0.90%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (0.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) Ansible
1 1 (0.90%) Plesk
Vendors
1 35 (31.53%) Zend
2 9 (8.11%) Google
3 5 (4.50%) Cerner
4 3 (2.70%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.70%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.80%) Capita