The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 97 108 116
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +8
Permanent jobs citing LESS 5 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.45% 0.35% 0.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.11% 0.84% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 14
Median salary £32,500 £33,750 £33,875
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% -0.36%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
LESS
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
449 597 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 39.98% 41.46% 38.54%
Number of salaries quoted 411 534 662
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing LESS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LESS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

LESS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LESS across the Cheshire region.

LESS Salary Trend in Cheshire

LESS
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LESS across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

LESS Salary Histogram in Cheshire

LESS
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Macclesfield -9 3 £32,500 -3.70%
Wilmslow - 2 £52,500 -
LESS
North West

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing LESS 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for LESS.

1 30 (100.00%) HTML
1 30 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 30 (100.00%) CSS
1 30 (100.00%) Sass
2 25 (83.33%) CSS3
3 21 (70.00%) Git (software)
4 20 (66.67%) AngularJS
5 16 (53.33%) HTML5
5 16 (53.33%) MVC
6 15 (50.00%) jQuery
7 14 (46.67%) Docker
8 13 (43.33%) Jenkins
8 13 (43.33%) Node.js
9 11 (36.67%) Web Design
9 11 (36.67%) Subversion
9 11 (36.67%) Web Development
9 11 (36.67%) Grunt
9 11 (36.67%) TypeScript
10 10 (33.33%) User Experience
10 10 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (33.33%) Ember.js
10 10 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
10 10 (33.33%) Machine Learning
10 10 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
10 10 (33.33%) Web Application Development
10 10 (33.33%) Bitbucket
10 10 (33.33%) MongoDB
10 10 (33.33%) NoSQL
10 10 (33.33%) React
10 10 (33.33%) gulp

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 10 (33.33%) Drupal
1 10 (33.33%) WordPress
2 4 (13.33%) IIS
3 1 (3.33%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.33%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 10 (33.33%) SaaS
2 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (3.33%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 10 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.67%) DocumentDB
Development Applications
1 21 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (43.33%) Jenkins
3 11 (36.67%) Grunt
3 11 (36.67%) Subversion
4 10 (33.33%) Bitbucket
4 10 (33.33%) gulp
5 9 (30.00%) JIRA
6 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
7 1 (3.33%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (16.67%) Multimedia
2 4 (13.33%) Publishing
3 3 (10.00%) Finance
4 2 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (96.67%) Developer
2 14 (46.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 12 (40.00%) Software Developer
4 9 (30.00%) PHP Developer
5 7 (23.33%) Angular Developer
5 7 (23.33%) Senior Developer
5 7 (23.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 6 (20.00%) .NET Developer
7 5 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (16.67%) C# Developer
7 5 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (16.67%) Drupal Developer
7 5 (16.67%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 5 (16.67%) WordPress Developer
8 3 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
8 3 (10.00%) HTML Developer
8 3 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) CSS
1 30 (100.00%) HTML
1 30 (100.00%) Sass
2 25 (83.33%) CSS3
3 20 (66.67%) AngularJS
4 16 (53.33%) HTML5
5 15 (50.00%) jQuery
6 13 (43.33%) Node.js
7 10 (33.33%) .NET
7 10 (33.33%) Ember.js
7 10 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
7 10 (33.33%) React
7 10 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (30.00%) MEAN Stack
9 7 (23.33%) Backbone.js
10 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
10 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (16.67%) LAMP
11 4 (13.33%) jQT
11 4 (13.33%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 10 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Android
1 4 (13.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) MVC
2 11 (36.67%) Web Design
2 11 (36.67%) Web Development
3 10 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 10 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 10 (33.33%) TDD
3 10 (33.33%) Web Application Development
4 9 (30.00%) DevOps
4 9 (30.00%) Front End Development
5 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 2 (6.67%) SEO
7 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.33%) Analytics
7 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.33%) Integrated Marketing
7 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.33%) OO
7 1 (3.33%) Scrum
7 1 (3.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (36.67%) TypeScript
3 10 (33.33%) Java
3 10 (33.33%) PHP
4 6 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (3.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 14 (46.67%) Docker
2 4 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Sencha
3 1 (3.33%) Adobe
3 1 (3.33%) Google
3 1 (3.33%) Xamarin
Northwich
ECOM
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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ECOM
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago