The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Macclesfield region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LESS 13 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 9.77% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.12% - -
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
86 119 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 64.66% 69.59% 63.01%
Number of salaries quoted 66 114 95
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LESS
Cheshire

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 1 August 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 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
1 14 (100.00%) jQuery
1 14 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 14 (100.00%) HTML5
1 14 (100.00%) CSS3
1 14 (100.00%) Sass
2 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 10 (71.43%) Google
2 10 (71.43%) Symfony
2 10 (71.43%) Google Maps API
3 9 (64.29%) AngularJS
3 9 (64.29%) TDD
3 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
3 9 (64.29%) Backbone.js
3 9 (64.29%) Bower
4 5 (35.71%) Photoshop
4 5 (35.71%) WordPress
5 4 (28.57%) Umbraco
5 4 (28.57%) EPiServer
5 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (28.57%) Grunt
5 4 (28.57%) Modernizr
5 4 (28.57%) Eloqua
5 4 (28.57%) CMS
5 4 (28.57%) Email Marketing
5 4 (28.57%) Marketing
5 4 (28.57%) Twitter
6 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 5 (35.71%) WordPress
2 4 (28.57%) Umbraco
2 4 (28.57%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Photoshop
2 1 (7.14%) Fireworks
Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (64.29%) Bower
3 4 (28.57%) Grunt
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Front-End Developer
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Web Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Front-End Web Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
1 14 (100.00%) jQuery
1 14 (100.00%) HTML5
1 14 (100.00%) CSS3
1 14 (100.00%) Sass
2 10 (71.43%) Symfony
2 10 (71.43%) Google Maps API
3 9 (64.29%) AngularJS
3 9 (64.29%) Backbone.js
4 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (28.57%) Modernizr
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) TDD
1 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
2 4 (28.57%) Email Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (7.14%) Web Development
3 1 (7.14%) SEO
3 1 (7.14%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Google
2 4 (28.57%) EPiServer
2 4 (28.57%) Eloqua
2 4 (28.57%) Twitter
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago