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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 91 95 121
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +26
Permanent jobs citing LESS 2 24 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.19% 1.49% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.47% 4.07% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 24 2
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +36.75%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
428 589 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 39.89% 36.49% 47.22%
Number of salaries quoted 376 479 670
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
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 26 May 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 2 £35,000 -12.50% 2
LESS
North West

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) jQuery
2 10 (90.91%) HTML5
2 10 (90.91%) CSS3
2 10 (90.91%) Sass
3 8 (72.73%) PhoneGap
3 8 (72.73%) WordPress
3 8 (72.73%) Drupal
3 8 (72.73%) PHP
4 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) Web Design
4 7 (63.64%) .NET
4 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (63.64%) Node.js
4 7 (63.64%) User Experience
4 7 (63.64%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (54.55%) jQT
5 6 (54.55%) Sencha Touch
5 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
5 6 (54.55%) Docker
5 6 (54.55%) DevOps
5 6 (54.55%) Sencha
5 6 (54.55%) Apple iOS
5 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (54.55%) Android
5 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
5 6 (54.55%) LAMP
5 6 (54.55%) IIS

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 8 (72.73%) Drupal
1 8 (72.73%) WordPress
2 7 (63.64%) Node.js
3 6 (54.55%) IIS
4 2 (18.18%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (27.27%) IaaS
2 3 (27.27%) PaaS
3 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
1 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
1 6 (54.55%) Visual Studio
2 2 (18.18%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (9.09%) Grunt
3 1 (9.09%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 6 (54.55%) Publishing
2 3 (27.27%) Multimedia
3 1 (9.09%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) PHP Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Web Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
5 2 (18.18%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Agile C# Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Angular Developer
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 1 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
6 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) jQuery
2 10 (90.91%) CSS3
2 10 (90.91%) HTML5
2 10 (90.91%) Sass
3 8 (72.73%) PhoneGap
4 7 (63.64%) .NET
5 6 (54.55%) jQT
5 6 (54.55%) LAMP
5 6 (54.55%) Sencha Touch
6 2 (18.18%) CodeIgniter
6 2 (18.18%) Laravel
7 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
7 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
7 1 (9.09%) NHibernate
7 1 (9.09%) WCF
7 1 (9.09%) WF
7 1 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Android
1 6 (54.55%) Apple iOS
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (63.64%) Responsive Web Design
1 7 (63.64%) Web Design
2 6 (54.55%) DevOps
3 4 (36.36%) Web Development
4 3 (27.27%) MVC
5 2 (18.18%) Mobile Development
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) Cross-Browser Development
6 1 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
6 1 (9.09%) OO
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (9.09%) Wireframes
6 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Sencha
3 2 (18.18%) Appcelerator
4 1 (9.09%) Twitter
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