The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for CSS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CSS over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
England / North West
Rank 13 13 13
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs citing CSS 894 696 996
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.74% 12.32% 15.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.42% 33.13% 38.34%
Number of salaries quoted 793 634 854
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,600 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,200
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  

CSS is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2675 2101 2598
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 44.11% 37.19% 39.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2283 1821 2208
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

CSS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing CSS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for CSS in the North West

CSS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for CSS in the North West

CSS
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CSS in the North West over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CSS in the North West

CSS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CSS within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +4 601 £37,500 - 170
Cheshire -1 125 £40,000 +7.38% 41
Lancashire +4 101 £35,000 - 27
Merseyside +1 60 £35,000 -6.66% 19
Cumbria - 1 £32,500 - 1
CSS
England

CSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 North West region with a requirement for CSS.

1 1754 (94.81%) HTML
2 1504 (81.30%) JavaScript
3 970 (52.43%) jQuery
4 822 (44.43%) .NET
5 798 (43.14%) C#
6 752 (40.65%) MVC
7 696 (37.62%) Agile Software Development
8 668 (36.11%) HTML5
9 605 (32.70%) SQL
10 600 (32.43%) ASP.NET
11 578 (31.24%) Web Development
12 561 (30.32%) PHP
13 539 (29.14%) AngularJS
14 513 (27.73%) SQL Server
15 492 (26.59%) MySQL
16 449 (24.27%) CSS3
17 324 (17.51%) OO
18 315 (17.03%) Front End Development
19 304 (16.43%) ASP.NET MVC
20 301 (16.27%) Web Services
21 298 (16.11%) Git (software)
22 274 (14.81%) User Experience
23 260 (14.05%) Java
24 255 (13.78%) Node.js
25 254 (13.73%) Scrum
26 250 (13.51%) Degree
27 248 (13.41%) Microsoft
28 223 (12.05%) TDD
28 223 (12.05%) Software Engineering
29 221 (11.95%) Twitter Bootstrap

CSS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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
1 137 (7.41%) WordPress
2 119 (6.43%) CMS
3 57 (3.08%) Apache
4 48 (2.59%) Tomcat
5 47 (2.54%) Umbraco
6 46 (2.49%) Elasticsearch
7 45 (2.43%) Drupal
8 39 (2.11%) Apache Spark
9 37 (2.00%) Apache Pig
10 34 (1.84%) SharePoint
11 30 (1.62%) Sitecore CMS
12 22 (1.19%) IIS
13 21 (1.14%) nginx
14 18 (0.97%) NServiceBus
15 13 (0.70%) Mule
15 13 (0.70%) Mule ESB
15 13 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
16 11 (0.59%) EPiServer
17 10 (0.54%) Confluence
18 9 (0.49%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 107 (5.78%) MS Excel
2 87 (4.70%) Photoshop
3 26 (1.41%) Adobe Illustrator
4 21 (1.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 16 (0.86%) InVision
5 16 (0.86%) MS Office
6 13 (0.70%) Fireworks
7 11 (0.59%) InDesign
8 5 (0.27%) UXPin
9 3 (0.16%) Adobe After Effects
9 3 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
10 2 (0.11%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.054%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.054%) GIMP
11 1 (0.054%) MS Visio
11 1 (0.054%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 109 (5.89%) Magento
2 14 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (0.43%) OpenCart
3 8 (0.43%) Visualfiles
4 7 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
5 5 (0.27%) PlanetPress Connect
6 4 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.11%) osCommerce
8 1 (0.054%) BASE24
8 1 (0.054%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.054%) Shopify
8 1 (0.054%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 83 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 76 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
3 43 (2.32%) GitHub
4 31 (1.68%) SaaS
5 20 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
6 16 (0.86%) Google Analytics
7 9 (0.49%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.27%) Sage Pay
9 4 (0.22%) AdWords
9 4 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.22%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.16%) Google Play
10 3 (0.16%) Google Tag Manager
10 3 (0.16%) Office 365
11 2 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 2 (0.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 2 (0.11%) Firebase
12 1 (0.054%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 67 (3.62%) HTTP
2 57 (3.08%) Internet
3 8 (0.43%) FTP
3 8 (0.43%) Intranet
4 7 (0.38%) DNS
5 6 (0.32%) Firewall
6 5 (0.27%) SMS
7 3 (0.16%) SSL
8 1 (0.054%) Extranet
8 1 (0.054%) GPRS
8 1 (0.054%) GSM
8 1 (0.054%) ISDN
8 1 (0.054%) Skype
8 1 (0.054%) SMTP
8 1 (0.054%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 513 (27.73%) SQL Server
2 492 (26.59%) MySQL
3 95 (5.14%) Relational Database
4 82 (4.43%) MongoDB
5 67 (3.62%) RDBMS
6 64 (3.46%) Hadoop
6 64 (3.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 53 (2.86%) Big Data
8 49 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 38 (2.05%) NoSQL
10 37 (2.00%) Apache Hive
11 23 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
11 23 (1.24%) SQL Server 2014
12 22 (1.19%) SQL Server 2000
13 19 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 16 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
15 13 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
15 13 (0.70%) Redis
15 13 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
15 13 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 298 (16.11%) Git (software)
2 146 (7.89%) Visual Studio
3 89 (4.81%) Subversion
3 89 (4.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 58 (3.14%) Grunt
5 55 (2.97%) JIRA
6 52 (2.81%) gulp
7 44 (2.38%) NUnit
8 38 (2.05%) Selenium
9 37 (2.00%) Jenkins
10 29 (1.57%) JUnit
11 28 (1.51%) MSTest
12 25 (1.35%) Maven
13 21 (1.14%) Bitbucket
13 21 (1.14%) SpecFlow
14 20 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 20 (1.08%) FxCop
14 20 (1.08%) StyleCop
15 18 (0.97%) Vagrant
16 16 (0.86%) Mercurial
General
1 205 (11.08%) Finance
2 133 (7.19%) Marketing
3 86 (4.65%) Retail
4 45 (2.43%) Advertising
5 30 (1.62%) Military
6 24 (1.30%) Games
7 22 (1.19%) Telecoms
8 18 (0.97%) Manufacturing
9 15 (0.81%) Banking
9 15 (0.81%) Law
9 15 (0.81%) Publishing
10 14 (0.76%) Electronics
11 9 (0.49%) Multimedia
12 8 (0.43%) Automotive
12 8 (0.43%) Legal
13 4 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
13 4 (0.22%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.16%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.054%) Back Office
15 1 (0.054%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1570 (84.86%) Developer
2 459 (24.81%) .NET Developer
3 377 (20.38%) C# Developer
4 336 (18.16%) PHP Developer
5 305 (16.49%) C# .NET Developer
6 299 (16.16%) Web Developer
7 251 (13.57%) JavaScript Developer
8 242 (13.08%) Senior Developer
9 220 (11.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 195 (10.54%) ASP.NET Developer
11 170 (9.19%) Software Developer
12 160 (8.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 146 (7.89%) HTML Developer
14 132 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
15 115 (6.22%) Lead Developer
16 114 (6.16%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 105 (5.68%) Junior
18 102 (5.51%) Junior Developer
19 97 (5.24%) Software Engineer
20 96 (5.19%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1754 (94.81%) HTML
2 970 (52.43%) jQuery
3 822 (44.43%) .NET
4 668 (36.11%) HTML5
5 600 (32.43%) ASP.NET
6 539 (29.14%) AngularJS
7 449 (24.27%) CSS3
8 304 (16.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 301 (16.27%) Web Services
10 255 (13.78%) Node.js
11 221 (11.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 215 (11.62%) Ajax
13 196 (10.59%) .NET Framework
14 186 (10.05%) XML
15 171 (9.24%) Laravel
16 163 (8.81%) WCF
17 154 (8.32%) ASP.NET Web API
18 140 (7.57%) JSON
19 137 (7.41%) LAMP
20 134 (7.24%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 274 (14.81%) User Experience
2 186 (10.05%) iPad
3 107 (5.78%) Computer Science
4 89 (4.81%) Mobile App
5 78 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
6 44 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
7 38 (2.05%) N-Tier
8 28 (1.51%) Smartphone
9 22 (1.19%) Fintech
10 21 (1.14%) PKI
10 21 (1.14%) Social Media
11 18 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
12 14 (0.76%) Internet of Things
12 14 (0.76%) PMI
13 12 (0.65%) Management Information System
14 11 (0.59%) iSeries
15 10 (0.54%) Graphic Design
15 10 (0.54%) W3C
16 9 (0.49%) Video on Demand
17 8 (0.43%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 172 (9.30%) Linux
2 109 (5.89%) Windows
3 51 (2.76%) Apple iOS
4 49 (2.65%) Android
5 24 (1.30%) Windows Server
6 17 (0.92%) Unix
7 12 (0.65%) Ubuntu
8 7 (0.38%) CentOS
9 5 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (0.27%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.22%) Windows Phone 8
11 3 (0.16%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.11%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.11%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.054%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 752 (40.65%) MVC
2 696 (37.62%) Agile Software Development
3 578 (31.24%) Web Development
4 324 (17.51%) OO
5 315 (17.03%) Front End Development
6 254 (13.73%) Scrum
7 223 (12.05%) Software Engineering
7 223 (12.05%) TDD
8 210 (11.35%) OOP
9 191 (10.32%) E-Commerce
10 136 (7.35%) SDLC
11 127 (6.86%) Unit Testing
12 125 (6.76%) Responsive Web Design
13 106 (5.73%) Continuous Integration
14 98 (5.30%) Web Design
15 85 (4.59%) Analytics
16 81 (4.38%) Web Application Development
17 73 (3.95%) Mentoring
18 67 (3.62%) Kanban
19 66 (3.57%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1504 (81.30%) JavaScript
2 798 (43.14%) C#
3 605 (32.70%) SQL
4 561 (30.32%) PHP
5 260 (14.05%) Java
6 126 (6.81%) T-SQL
7 91 (4.92%) VB.NET
8 67 (3.62%) TypeScript
9 60 (3.24%) Python
10 53 (2.86%) C
11 52 (2.81%) Perl
11 52 (2.81%) Ruby
12 40 (2.16%) C++
13 30 (1.62%) PL/SQL
14 27 (1.46%) VB
15 20 (1.08%) Groovy
16 17 (0.92%) PowerShell
17 14 (0.76%) ES6
18 13 (0.70%) VB6
19 10 (0.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 250 (13.51%) Degree
2 28 (1.51%) Security Cleared
3 24 (1.30%) DV Cleared
4 14 (0.76%) PMI Certification
5 10 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (0.43%) DBS Check
7 5 (0.27%) Sun Certification
8 3 (0.16%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.11%) HNC
9 2 (0.11%) HND
9 2 (0.11%) ISEB
10 1 (0.054%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (3.62%) QA
2 15 (0.81%) WAI
3 4 (0.22%) SLA
4 3 (0.16%) PMO
5 1 (0.054%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (1.78%) Hyper-V
1 33 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (0.38%) Docker
3 7 (0.38%) Varnish
4 3 (0.16%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.11%) Firmware
5 2 (0.11%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.054%) KVM
6 1 (0.054%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 9 (0.49%) Puppet
2 5 (0.27%) cPanel
2 5 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.16%) Salt
3 3 (0.16%) Terraform
4 2 (0.11%) Plesk
5 1 (0.054%) Ansible
5 1 (0.054%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 248 (13.41%) Microsoft
2 88 (4.76%) Oracle
3 57 (3.08%) Adobe
4 54 (2.92%) Google
4 54 (2.92%) Zend
5 35 (1.89%) Sitecore
6 33 (1.78%) VMware
6 33 (1.78%) Xamarin
7 26 (1.41%) Twitter
8 23 (1.24%) Facebook
9 16 (0.86%) SAP
10 11 (0.59%) IBM
11 10 (0.54%) Atlassian
12 8 (0.43%) LexisNexis
13 6 (0.32%) Orchard
14 5 (0.27%) Sun
15 4 (0.22%) Castleton
15 4 (0.22%) Salesforce.com
16 3 (0.16%) Apple
16 3 (0.16%) PayPal
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £75000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Widnes, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Cornucopia IT Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum 25% bonus, 10% pension
Posted: 51 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Salary: negotiable + benefits
Posted: 44 minutes ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 18 hours ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 40k per year + Exc Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £45k DOE + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £60k DOE + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Training & Progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Flexible Hours
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
WestPoint Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday