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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
North West / Cheshire
Rank - 103 113
Permanent jobs citing LESS 0 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.45% 0.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.19% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 11
Median salary - £33,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -3.57%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.85%

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
420 506 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 40.42% 37.54% 38.86%
Number of salaries quoted 364 446 598
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 20 (100.00%) HTML
1 20 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 20 (100.00%) CSS
1 20 (100.00%) Sass
2 17 (85.00%) AngularJS
3 15 (75.00%) CSS3
4 13 (65.00%) MVC
5 11 (55.00%) Git (software)
6 10 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (45.00%) HTML5
8 8 (40.00%) Web Development
8 8 (40.00%) jQuery
8 8 (40.00%) Jenkins
8 8 (40.00%) Grunt
8 8 (40.00%) TypeScript
8 8 (40.00%) Docker
8 8 (40.00%) Front End Development
9 7 (35.00%) MEAN Stack
9 7 (35.00%) React
9 7 (35.00%) gulp
9 7 (35.00%) Ember.js
9 7 (35.00%) SaaS
9 7 (35.00%) Node.js
9 7 (35.00%) Backbone.js
9 7 (35.00%) KnockoutJS
9 7 (35.00%) Machine Learning
9 7 (35.00%) Web Application Development
9 7 (35.00%) Bitbucket
9 7 (35.00%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (35.00%) JIRA

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 4 (20.00%) Drupal
1 4 (20.00%) WordPress
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) SaaS
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) MongoDB
1 7 (35.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.00%) DocumentDB
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (40.00%) Grunt
2 8 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (35.00%) Bitbucket
3 7 (35.00%) gulp
3 7 (35.00%) JIRA
3 7 (35.00%) Subversion
4 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Multimedia
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (55.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (45.00%) Software Developer
4 6 (30.00%) .NET Developer
4 6 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 6 (30.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 5 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 5 (25.00%) Angular Developer
5 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (25.00%) C# Developer
5 5 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (15.00%) HTML CSS Developer
6 3 (15.00%) HTML Developer
6 3 (15.00%) PHP Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Drupal Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Node.js Developer
7 2 (10.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 2 (10.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) CSS
1 20 (100.00%) HTML
1 20 (100.00%) Sass
2 17 (85.00%) AngularJS
3 15 (75.00%) CSS3
4 10 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 9 (45.00%) HTML5
6 8 (40.00%) jQuery
7 7 (35.00%) .NET
7 7 (35.00%) Backbone.js
7 7 (35.00%) Ember.js
7 7 (35.00%) KnockoutJS
7 7 (35.00%) MEAN Stack
7 7 (35.00%) Node.js
7 7 (35.00%) React
8 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
9 2 (10.00%) Apache Cordova
9 2 (10.00%) Ionic Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (15.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Android
1 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) MVC
2 8 (40.00%) Front End Development
2 8 (40.00%) Web Development
3 7 (35.00%) Machine Learning
3 7 (35.00%) TDD
3 7 (35.00%) Web Application Development
4 4 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (20.00%) Web Design
5 3 (15.00%) DevOps
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) Analytics
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 1 (5.00%) Email Marketing
6 1 (5.00%) Integrated Marketing
6 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (40.00%) TypeScript
3 7 (35.00%) Java
4 6 (30.00%) C#
5 4 (20.00%) PHP
6 1 (5.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Docker
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe
2 1 (5.00%) Google
2 1 (5.00%) Sencha
2 1 (5.00%) Xamarin
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