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

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
England / North West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 13 11
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2  
Permanent jobs citing CSS 1125 821 1016
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 16.46% 14.59% 15.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.40% 36.78% 38.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1012 724 858
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +5.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 3008 2232 2608
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 44.02% 39.67% 40.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2534 1923 2204
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 June 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 June 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 +5 784 £40,000 - 120
Cheshire -6 152 £37,500 - 33
Lancashire -5 101 £35,000 - 20
Merseyside +5 81 £35,500 +9.23% 19
Cumbria -1 2 £42,500 +54.54% 2
CSS
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 1916 (94.90%) HTML
2 1668 (82.62%) JavaScript
3 964 (47.75%) jQuery
4 902 (44.68%) .NET
5 857 (42.45%) C#
6 791 (39.18%) HTML5
7 781 (38.68%) MVC
8 756 (37.44%) SQL
9 743 (36.80%) Agile Software Development
10 651 (32.24%) ASP.NET
11 613 (30.36%) PHP
12 607 (30.06%) AngularJS
13 560 (27.74%) SQL Server
14 545 (26.99%) Web Development
15 515 (25.51%) CSS3
16 447 (22.14%) MySQL
17 374 (18.52%) Front End Development
18 358 (17.73%) Web Services
19 349 (17.29%) Git (software)
20 344 (17.04%) OO
21 334 (16.54%) ASP.NET MVC
22 304 (15.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 290 (14.36%) Node.js
24 283 (14.02%) Scrum
24 283 (14.02%) TDD
25 281 (13.92%) User Experience
26 274 (13.57%) Finance
27 270 (13.37%) Java
28 256 (12.68%) Microsoft
29 255 (12.63%) Software Engineering

CSS
Co-occurring 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
1 175 (8.67%) CMS
2 127 (6.29%) WordPress
3 101 (5.00%) Apache
4 79 (3.91%) Umbraco
5 63 (3.12%) Drupal
6 56 (2.77%) Sitecore CMS
7 46 (2.28%) IIS
8 36 (1.78%) EPiServer
9 32 (1.58%) SharePoint
10 30 (1.49%) Tomcat
11 29 (1.44%) Apache Spark
12 27 (1.34%) nginx
13 25 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
14 19 (0.94%) NServiceBus
15 17 (0.84%) Sitefinity
16 16 (0.79%) Apache Pig
16 16 (0.79%) Confluence
17 15 (0.74%) OpenEdge
18 9 (0.45%) OpenROAD
19 8 (0.40%) WebSphere
Applications
1 78 (3.86%) Photoshop
2 23 (1.14%) FileZilla
3 21 (1.04%) Adobe Illustrator
3 21 (1.04%) InVision
4 20 (0.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 17 (0.84%) Microsoft Office
6 12 (0.59%) Microsoft Excel
7 9 (0.45%) Fireworks
8 8 (0.40%) UXPin
9 4 (0.20%) InDesign
9 4 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.099%) Adobe Premiere
10 2 (0.099%) GIMP
11 1 (0.050%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.050%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 1 (0.050%) MS Visio
11 1 (0.050%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 99 (4.90%) Magento
2 40 (1.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (0.50%) Payment Gateway
4 7 (0.35%) SAP Hybris
5 5 (0.25%) PlanetPress Connect
6 4 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.20%) Shopify
7 3 (0.15%) Eloqua
8 2 (0.099%) OpenCart
8 2 (0.099%) Visualfiles
8 2 (0.099%) WebTrends
9 1 (0.050%) BASE24
9 1 (0.050%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.050%) osCommerce
9 1 (0.050%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.050%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 128 (6.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 108 (5.35%) Amazon AWS
3 44 (2.18%) GitHub
4 35 (1.73%) SaaS
5 23 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
6 14 (0.69%) Google Analytics
7 12 (0.59%) Office 365
8 9 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
8 9 (0.45%) AWS Lambda
8 9 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
10 5 (0.25%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 4 (0.20%) Force.com
11 4 (0.20%) PaaS
12 3 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 3 (0.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 3 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
13 2 (0.099%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 95 (4.71%) HTTP
2 51 (2.53%) Internet
3 31 (1.54%) FTP
4 23 (1.14%) SMTP
5 12 (0.59%) Intranet
6 8 (0.40%) LDAP
7 6 (0.30%) SSL
7 6 (0.30%) Wireless
8 5 (0.25%) SMS
9 4 (0.20%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.099%) Broadband
10 2 (0.099%) DNS
10 2 (0.099%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.099%) Extranet
10 2 (0.099%) Firewall
10 2 (0.099%) LAN
10 2 (0.099%) OSPF
10 2 (0.099%) RIP
10 2 (0.099%) VPN
10 2 (0.099%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 560 (27.74%) SQL Server
2 447 (22.14%) MySQL
3 78 (3.86%) MongoDB
4 73 (3.62%) Relational Database
5 65 (3.22%) Big Data
6 60 (2.97%) NoSQL
6 60 (2.97%) SQL Server 2008
7 58 (2.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 47 (2.33%) Hadoop
9 35 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
10 34 (1.68%) RDBMS
11 30 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 26 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
13 20 (0.99%) RavenDB
14 19 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
14 19 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
14 19 (0.94%) Redis
15 17 (0.84%) Apache Hive
15 17 (0.84%) CouchDB
15 17 (0.84%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 349 (17.29%) Git (software)
2 150 (7.43%) Visual Studio
3 132 (6.54%) Subversion
4 83 (4.11%) gulp
5 77 (3.81%) Grunt
5 77 (3.81%) Selenium
6 75 (3.71%) JIRA
7 66 (3.27%) Jenkins
8 65 (3.22%) NUnit
9 62 (3.07%) Team Foundation Server
10 38 (1.88%) TeamCity
11 33 (1.63%) Eclipse
12 31 (1.54%) MSTest
13 28 (1.39%) Bitbucket
14 27 (1.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 25 (1.24%) Cucumber
15 25 (1.24%) JUnit
16 23 (1.14%) SpecFlow
17 21 (1.04%) Jasmine
17 21 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 274 (13.57%) Finance
2 158 (7.83%) Marketing
3 99 (4.90%) Retail
4 58 (2.87%) Manufacturing
5 48 (2.38%) Telecoms
6 44 (2.18%) Electronics
7 35 (1.73%) Law
8 33 (1.63%) Games
9 30 (1.49%) Advertising
10 25 (1.24%) Banking
11 19 (0.94%) Publishing
12 16 (0.79%) Back Office
13 11 (0.54%) Automotive
13 11 (0.54%) Legal
14 9 (0.45%) Aerospace
14 9 (0.45%) Military
15 6 (0.30%) Financial Institution
16 5 (0.25%) Multimedia
17 3 (0.15%) Investment Banking
18 2 (0.099%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1726 (85.49%) Developer
2 488 (24.17%) .NET Developer
3 360 (17.83%) C# Developer
4 357 (17.68%) PHP Developer
5 288 (14.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 283 (14.02%) C# .NET Developer
7 263 (13.03%) Web Developer
8 260 (12.88%) Senior Developer
9 248 (12.28%) JavaScript Developer
10 192 (9.51%) ASP.NET Developer
11 186 (9.21%) Software Developer
12 144 (7.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 120 (5.94%) Lead Developer
14 114 (5.65%) HTML Developer
14 114 (5.65%) Software Engineer
15 109 (5.40%) Java Developer
15 109 (5.40%) Junior
16 108 (5.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 102 (5.05%) HTML CSS Developer
17 102 (5.05%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1916 (94.90%) HTML
2 964 (47.75%) jQuery
3 902 (44.68%) .NET
4 791 (39.18%) HTML5
5 651 (32.24%) ASP.NET
6 607 (30.06%) AngularJS
7 515 (25.51%) CSS3
8 358 (17.73%) Web Services
9 334 (16.54%) ASP.NET MVC
10 304 (15.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 290 (14.36%) Node.js
12 221 (10.95%) .NET Framework
13 219 (10.85%) XML
14 218 (10.80%) Ajax
15 206 (10.20%) ASP.NET Web API
16 203 (10.05%) Sass
17 200 (9.91%) REST
18 198 (9.81%) JSON
18 198 (9.81%) React
19 163 (8.07%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 281 (13.92%) User Experience
2 160 (7.92%) iPad
3 114 (5.65%) Mobile App
4 93 (4.61%) Greenfield Project
5 87 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
6 79 (3.91%) Computer Science
7 54 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
8 33 (1.63%) Fintech
8 33 (1.63%) N-Tier
9 21 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
10 19 (0.94%) Management Information System
11 16 (0.79%) Animation
11 16 (0.79%) Social Media
12 15 (0.74%) W3C
13 12 (0.59%) Internet of Things
14 10 (0.50%) Smartphone
15 9 (0.45%) Blog
15 9 (0.45%) Data Structures
15 9 (0.45%) PKI
16 8 (0.40%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 227 (11.24%) Linux
2 94 (4.66%) Windows
3 66 (3.27%) Apple iOS
4 64 (3.17%) Android
5 25 (1.24%) Unix
6 13 (0.64%) Windows Server
7 10 (0.50%) Ubuntu
8 6 (0.30%) Mac OS
8 6 (0.30%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.20%) Windows Phone 8
10 3 (0.15%) Debian
11 1 (0.050%) CentOS
11 1 (0.050%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 781 (38.68%) MVC
2 743 (36.80%) Agile Software Development
3 545 (26.99%) Web Development
4 374 (18.52%) Front End Development
5 344 (17.04%) OO
6 283 (14.02%) Scrum
6 283 (14.02%) TDD
7 255 (12.63%) Software Engineering
8 239 (11.84%) E-Commerce
9 231 (11.44%) OOP
10 170 (8.42%) Unit Testing
11 147 (7.28%) Continuous Integration
12 137 (6.79%) SDLC
13 116 (5.75%) Web Application Development
14 114 (5.65%) Responsive Web Design
15 94 (4.66%) Test Automation
16 89 (4.41%) Digital Marketing
17 87 (4.31%) DevOps
18 84 (4.16%) Analytics
19 82 (4.06%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1668 (82.62%) JavaScript
2 857 (42.45%) C#
3 756 (37.44%) SQL
4 613 (30.36%) PHP
5 270 (13.37%) Java
6 164 (8.12%) T-SQL
7 107 (5.30%) TypeScript
8 63 (3.12%) VB.NET
9 60 (2.97%) Ruby
10 57 (2.82%) Python
11 49 (2.43%) Perl
12 47 (2.33%) C++
13 37 (1.83%) PL/SQL
14 35 (1.73%) C
15 26 (1.29%) ES6
16 25 (1.24%) VB
17 24 (1.19%) VBScript
18 21 (1.04%) Groovy
19 20 (0.99%) Objective-C
20 16 (0.79%) XPath
Qualifications
1 205 (10.15%) Degree
2 52 (2.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (0.45%) Security Cleared
4 8 (0.40%) Numerate Degree
4 8 (0.40%) PMI Certification
5 6 (0.30%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.20%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.20%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.15%) ISEB
9 2 (0.099%) CCIE
9 2 (0.099%) CCNP
9 2 (0.099%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.099%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.099%) MCAD
9 2 (0.099%) MCPD
10 1 (0.050%) HND
10 1 (0.050%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.050%) MCP
10 1 (0.050%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (2.97%) QA
2 7 (0.35%) WAI
3 5 (0.25%) SLA
4 3 (0.15%) HIPAA
4 3 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.15%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.099%) GCP
6 1 (0.050%) WCAG
System Software
1 16 (0.79%) Docker
2 13 (0.64%) Hyper-V
2 13 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.25%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.20%) Varnish
6 1 (0.050%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 26 (1.29%) Puppet
2 9 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.30%) Terraform
4 5 (0.25%) Salt
5 3 (0.15%) Ansible
6 2 (0.099%) Capistrano
6 2 (0.099%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.099%) Plesk
7 1 (0.050%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.050%) Packer
Vendors
1 256 (12.68%) Microsoft
2 70 (3.47%) Sitecore
2 70 (3.47%) Zend
3 63 (3.12%) Oracle
4 53 (2.63%) Adobe
5 51 (2.53%) SAP
6 48 (2.38%) Google
7 44 (2.18%) Xamarin
8 30 (1.49%) Facebook
9 26 (1.29%) Twitter
10 24 (1.19%) PayPal
11 13 (0.64%) VMware
12 11 (0.54%) hybris
13 9 (0.45%) Actian
14 8 (0.40%) Castleton
15 6 (0.30%) Salesforce.com
16 5 (0.25%) Telerik
17 4 (0.20%) HP
17 4 (0.20%) IBM
18 3 (0.15%) Percona
Cheshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + and additional benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + and additional benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Broughton-In-Furness, Cumbria
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + and additional benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: £24k - 40k per year
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Car finance 247
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + and additional benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health Insurance
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheadle, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £42500 per annum + and additional benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Burnley, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £53,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Rullion
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Myles Roberts
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago