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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
North West / Cheshire
Rank - 97 113
Permanent jobs citing LESS 0 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.55% 0.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.60% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 12
Median salary - £37,500 £32,625
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.94%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -

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
405 438 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 40.26% 34.33% 34.86%
Number of salaries quoted 352 382 536
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) Sass
1 7 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 5 (71.43%) Front End Development
3 4 (57.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (57.14%) CSS3
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 3 (42.86%) Subversion
4 3 (42.86%) Web Development
4 3 (42.86%) JIRA
4 3 (42.86%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) Backbone.js
4 3 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (42.86%) Machine Learning
4 3 (42.86%) Web Application Development
4 3 (42.86%) Bitbucket
4 3 (42.86%) jQuery
4 3 (42.86%) SaaS
4 3 (42.86%) HTML5
4 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
4 3 (42.86%) NoSQL
4 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (42.86%) Grunt
4 3 (42.86%) TypeScript
4 3 (42.86%) Jenkins

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
1 3 (42.86%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Bitbucket
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) Grunt
1 3 (42.86%) gulp
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
1 3 (42.86%) Subversion
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (57.14%) Software Developer
4 3 (42.86%) HTML CSS Developer
4 3 (42.86%) HTML Developer
5 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
5 2 (28.57%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
6 1 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (14.29%) Angular Developer
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
6 1 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (14.29%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) Sass
2 4 (57.14%) CSS3
2 4 (57.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (42.86%) Backbone.js
3 3 (42.86%) Ember.js
3 3 (42.86%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (42.86%) MEAN Stack
3 3 (42.86%) React
4 2 (28.57%) Node.js
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Front End Development
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Machine Learning
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Web Application Development
3 3 (42.86%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) TypeScript
3 1 (14.29%) C#
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Docker
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