The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 17 11 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs citing LESS 9 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 14.52% 9.72% 8.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.43% 25.00% 13.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 10
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
UK excluding London median salary £39,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -
LESS
Cheshire

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 Macclesfield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
42 28 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 67.74% 38.89% 61.76%
Number of salaries quoted 40 24 63
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £43,100 £40,000 £40,400
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

The demand trend of job ads across the Macclesfield 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 Macclesfield

LESS
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

LESS Salary Trend in Macclesfield

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Macclesfield region with a requirement for LESS.

1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (100.00%) PHP
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
1 13 (100.00%) Web Design
1 13 (100.00%) Drupal
1 13 (100.00%) jQuery
1 13 (100.00%) WordPress
1 13 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 13 (100.00%) Node.js
1 13 (100.00%) CSS3
1 13 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 13 (100.00%) Sass
1 13 (100.00%) DevOps
1 13 (100.00%) User Experience
2 8 (61.54%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (61.54%) Docker
2 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
2 8 (61.54%) PhoneGap
2 8 (61.54%) jQT
2 8 (61.54%) Sencha Touch
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (61.54%) HTML5
2 8 (61.54%) Sencha
2 8 (61.54%) Apple iOS
2 8 (61.54%) Android
2 8 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (61.54%) Multimedia
2 8 (61.54%) Publishing
2 8 (61.54%) LAMP

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield 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 13 (100.00%) Drupal
1 13 (100.00%) WordPress
2 8 (61.54%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (23.08%) IaaS
2 3 (23.08%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
2 8 (61.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (61.54%) Multimedia
1 8 (61.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
1 13 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Software Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Drupal Developer
3 5 (38.46%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 5 (38.46%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
1 13 (100.00%) CSS3
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) jQuery
1 13 (100.00%) Node.js
1 13 (100.00%) Sass
2 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) HTML5
2 8 (61.54%) jQT
2 8 (61.54%) LAMP
2 8 (61.54%) PhoneGap
2 8 (61.54%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Android
1 8 (61.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) DevOps
1 13 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 13 (100.00%) Web Design
2 8 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (100.00%) PHP
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Docker
1 8 (61.54%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
1 8 (61.54%) Sencha