The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 198 - 179
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LESS 11 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.22% - 0.054%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.66% - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 2
Average salary £33,750 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
LESS
Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1679 1363 1580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 33.64% 37.43% 42.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1340 1121 1358
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LESS across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LESS Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

LESS
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

LESS Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

LESS
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LESS across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

LESS Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

LESS
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds - 8 £32,500 - 1
Otley - 3 £40,000 - 2
LESS
Yorkshire

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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%) HTML
1 22 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 22 (100.00%) CSS
2 21 (95.45%) Sass
3 12 (54.55%) CSS3
3 12 (54.55%) HTML5
3 12 (54.55%) jQuery
4 10 (45.45%) PHP
5 8 (36.36%) MVC
6 7 (31.82%) MySQL
6 7 (31.82%) Twitter
6 7 (31.82%) AngularJS
7 6 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (27.27%) Backbone.js
7 6 (27.27%) CoffeeScript
7 6 (27.27%) Photoshop
7 6 (27.27%) CMS
8 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (22.73%) Web Development
8 5 (22.73%) C#
8 5 (22.73%) Ember.js
8 5 (22.73%) WordPress
9 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
9 4 (18.18%) MVVM
9 4 (18.18%) Apple iOS
9 4 (18.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (18.18%) Linux
9 4 (18.18%) OOP
9 4 (18.18%) OO

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (27.27%) CMS
2 5 (22.73%) WordPress
3 4 (18.18%) Apache
4 3 (13.64%) IIS
5 2 (9.09%) Joomla!
6 1 (4.55%) nginx
6 1 (4.55%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Photoshop
2 3 (13.64%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (13.64%) MailChimp
2 2 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) MySQL
2 3 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.55%) Subversion
3 1 (4.55%) PHPUnit
3 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.55%) Behat
3 1 (4.55%) Jasmine
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
3 10 (45.45%) Web Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Senior Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Front-End Web Developer
5 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Junior Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Junior Web Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Junior
5 3 (13.64%) Junior Front-End Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (4.55%) PHP Developer
7 1 (4.55%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior PHP Web Developer
7 1 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.55%) UI Developer
7 1 (4.55%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) HTML
1 22 (100.00%) CSS
2 21 (95.45%) Sass
3 12 (54.55%) CSS3
3 12 (54.55%) HTML5
3 12 (54.55%) jQuery
4 7 (31.82%) AngularJS
5 6 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (27.27%) Backbone.js
6 5 (22.73%) Ember.js
7 4 (18.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (18.18%) .NET
7 4 (18.18%) Web Services
7 4 (18.18%) LAMP
8 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
8 3 (13.64%) JSON
8 3 (13.64%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (13.64%) XML
8 3 (13.64%) Flash
8 3 (13.64%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Animation
1 3 (13.64%) N-Tier
1 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.09%) Graphic Design
3 1 (4.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Apple iOS
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) MVC
2 6 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) Web Development
4 4 (18.18%) MVVM
4 4 (18.18%) OOP
4 4 (18.18%) OO
5 3 (13.64%) Android Development
5 3 (13.64%) iOS Development
6 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.09%) TDD
6 2 (9.09%) Web Design
7 1 (4.55%) Content Management
7 1 (4.55%) ERD
7 1 (4.55%) UML
7 1 (4.55%) Software Architecture
7 1 (4.55%) BDD
7 1 (4.55%) User Experience Design
7 1 (4.55%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (45.45%) PHP
3 6 (27.27%) CoffeeScript
4 5 (22.73%) C#
5 3 (13.64%) Ruby
5 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
5 3 (13.64%) ActionScript
5 3 (13.64%) Java
5 3 (13.64%) ActionScript 3.0
5 3 (13.64%) ActionScript 2.0
6 2 (9.09%) SQL
7 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
7 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Varnish
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Twitter
2 3 (13.64%) Adobe
2 3 (13.64%) Zend
2 3 (13.64%) Facebook
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
Otley, West Yorkshire
Parity Resources
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Otley, West Yorkshire
Dataphiles Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago