The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 33 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing LESS 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 4.55% 0.59% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.67% 0.98% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +21.42%
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
120 102 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 68.18% 60.00% 80.72%
Number of salaries quoted 116 93 125
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LESS across the Macclesfield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 22 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 22 (100.00%) HTML
1 22 (100.00%) CSS
1 22 (100.00%) HTML5
1 22 (100.00%) CSS3
1 22 (100.00%) jQuery
1 22 (100.00%) Sass
1 22 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (54.55%) Grunt
2 12 (54.55%) CMS
2 12 (54.55%) Umbraco
2 12 (54.55%) WordPress
2 12 (54.55%) Modernizr
2 12 (54.55%) Email Marketing
2 12 (54.55%) EPiServer
2 12 (54.55%) Eloqua
2 12 (54.55%) Photoshop
2 12 (54.55%) Marketing
3 10 (45.45%) TDD
3 10 (45.45%) Symfony
3 10 (45.45%) Backbone.js
3 10 (45.45%) AngularJS
3 10 (45.45%) User Experience
4 8 (36.36%) Bower
4 8 (36.36%) Google Maps API
4 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 8 (36.36%) Google
5 6 (27.27%) Web Design
5 6 (27.27%) Twitter
5 6 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 12 (54.55%) CMS
1 12 (54.55%) Umbraco
1 12 (54.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (54.55%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 22 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (54.55%) Grunt
3 8 (36.36%) Bower
General
1 12 (54.55%) Marketing
2 6 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
1 22 (100.00%) Front-End Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Web Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Front-End Web Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Junior
3 2 (9.09%) Junior Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Junior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) HTML
1 22 (100.00%) CSS
1 22 (100.00%) jQuery
1 22 (100.00%) HTML5
1 22 (100.00%) CSS3
1 22 (100.00%) Sass
2 12 (54.55%) Modernizr
3 10 (45.45%) Backbone.js
3 10 (45.45%) Symfony
3 10 (45.45%) AngularJS
4 8 (36.36%) Google Maps API
5 6 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) User Experience
2 6 (27.27%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Email Marketing
2 10 (45.45%) TDD
3 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 6 (27.27%) Web Design
4 6 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) EPiServer
1 12 (54.55%) Eloqua
2 8 (36.36%) Google
3 6 (27.27%) Twitter
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