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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 30 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LESS 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 2.59% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.11% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +42.85%
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
73 55 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 62.93% 69.62% 68.94%
Number of salaries quoted 53 45 106
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 27 March 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) Sass
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) jQuery
2 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
2 8 (72.73%) HTML5
2 8 (72.73%) CSS3
3 6 (54.55%) Modernizr
3 6 (54.55%) Eloqua
3 6 (54.55%) Social Media
3 6 (54.55%) Umbraco
3 6 (54.55%) EPiServer
3 6 (54.55%) WordPress
3 6 (54.55%) CMS
3 6 (54.55%) Web Design
3 6 (54.55%) Photoshop
3 6 (54.55%) Marketing
3 6 (54.55%) Email Marketing
3 6 (54.55%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (54.55%) Grunt
4 5 (45.45%) User Experience
5 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (27.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (27.27%) Taxonomies
5 3 (27.27%) Adobe
5 3 (27.27%) Smartphone
5 3 (27.27%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (27.27%) Axure RP
6 2 (18.18%) Backbone.js

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 6 (54.55%) CMS
1 6 (54.55%) Umbraco
1 6 (54.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Photoshop
2 3 (27.27%) OmniGraffle
2 3 (27.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
2 6 (54.55%) Grunt
3 3 (27.27%) Axure RP
General
1 6 (54.55%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
1 8 (72.73%) Front-End Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) UX Designer
3 2 (18.18%) Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
4 1 (9.09%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) Sass
2 8 (72.73%) jQuery
2 8 (72.73%) HTML5
2 8 (72.73%) CSS3
3 6 (54.55%) Modernizr
4 2 (18.18%) Backbone.js
4 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
4 2 (18.18%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Social Media
2 5 (45.45%) User Experience
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (27.27%) Smartphone
3 3 (27.27%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Web Design
1 6 (54.55%) Email Marketing
1 6 (54.55%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) TDD
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) EPiServer
1 6 (54.55%) Eloqua
2 3 (27.27%) Adobe
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