The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 95 118 117
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -1
Permanent jobs citing LESS 7 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.54% 0.66% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.54% 1.86% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 3
Average salary £37,500 £32,750 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.50% +14.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £35,000 £33,700
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -17.64%
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
456 646 739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 35.00% 35.30% 47.04%
Number of salaries quoted 399 550 645
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LESS across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield +21 4 £36,250 +3.57% 1
Chester - 1 £35,000 -
Wilmslow - 1 £37,500 -
LESS
North West

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing LESS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LESS.

1 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
2 14 (93.33%) jQuery
3 13 (86.67%) HTML5
3 13 (86.67%) Sass
4 12 (80.00%) CSS3
5 10 (66.67%) Web Design
5 10 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 10 (66.67%) User Experience
6 7 (46.67%) WordPress
6 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
6 7 (46.67%) Drupal
6 7 (46.67%) PHP
7 6 (40.00%) .NET
7 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (40.00%) MVC
7 6 (40.00%) PhoneGap
7 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
7 6 (40.00%) Node.js
8 5 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (33.33%) jQT
8 5 (33.33%) Sencha Touch
8 5 (33.33%) Android
8 5 (33.33%) Sencha
8 5 (33.33%) Apple iOS
8 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (33.33%) Docker
8 5 (33.33%) DevOps

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing LESS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LESS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (46.67%) Drupal
1 7 (46.67%) WordPress
2 6 (40.00%) Node.js
3 5 (33.33%) CMS
3 5 (33.33%) IIS
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) HTTP
1 4 (26.67%) HTTPS
2 3 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 4 (26.67%) Jasmine
4 2 (13.33%) Grunt
4 2 (13.33%) Subversion
5 1 (6.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (6.67%) ClearCase
5 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
5 1 (6.67%) gulp
5 1 (6.67%) JIRA
5 1 (6.67%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 5 (33.33%) Publishing
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Automotive
3 1 (6.67%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Electronics
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Architect
3 3 (20.00%) HTML Developer
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Lead Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Angular Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (13.33%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Developer
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Magento Developer
5 1 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) UI Developer
5 1 (6.67%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
2 14 (93.33%) jQuery
3 13 (86.67%) HTML5
3 13 (86.67%) Sass
4 12 (80.00%) CSS3
5 6 (40.00%) .NET
5 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (40.00%) PhoneGap
6 5 (33.33%) jQT
6 5 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (33.33%) LAMP
6 5 (33.33%) Sencha Touch
6 5 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (26.67%) Backbone.js
7 4 (26.67%) D3.js
7 4 (26.67%) SVG
7 4 (26.67%) Web Services
8 2 (13.33%) REST
9 1 (6.67%) JavaScriptMVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) User Experience
2 4 (26.67%) Mobile App
2 4 (26.67%) Visualisation
3 3 (20.00%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (6.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Android
1 5 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
1 10 (66.67%) Web Design
2 6 (40.00%) MVC
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) DevOps
3 5 (33.33%) OO
4 4 (26.67%) Scrum
4 4 (26.67%) TDD
4 4 (26.67%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (13.33%) Front End Development
6 1 (6.67%) Content Management
6 1 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.67%) Mobile Development
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (6.67%) SEO
6 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Web Development
6 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) PHP
3 4 (26.67%) C
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Sencha
3 1 (6.67%) Appcelerator
3 1 (6.67%) Cognizant
3 1 (6.67%) Twitter
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago