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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 205 - 187
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LESS 16 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.31% - 0.026%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.98% - 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 1
Average salary £31,250 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -7.85%
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
1641 1457 1674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 31.91% 38.65% 43.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1321 1231 1462
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 £26,000 £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 30 September 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 30 September 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 - 12 £19,000 -
Otley - 4 £38,750 -
Wakefield - 1 £30,000 -
Bradford - 1 - -
LESS
Yorkshire

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 20 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 20 (100.00%) HTML
1 20 (100.00%) CSS
2 19 (95.00%) Sass
3 15 (75.00%) CSS3
3 15 (75.00%) HTML5
4 13 (65.00%) jQuery
5 11 (55.00%) Photoshop
5 11 (55.00%) PHP
6 10 (50.00%) CMS
7 8 (40.00%) WordPress
7 8 (40.00%) MVC
7 8 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
8 7 (35.00%) Animation
8 7 (35.00%) Adobe
8 7 (35.00%) Flash
8 7 (35.00%) ActionScript
8 7 (35.00%) ActionScript 3.0
8 7 (35.00%) ActionScript 2.0
8 7 (35.00%) MailChimp
8 7 (35.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 6 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (25.00%) .NET
10 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
10 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (25.00%) User Experience
11 4 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 4 (20.00%) Web Development
11 4 (20.00%) MySQL

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 10 (50.00%) CMS
2 8 (40.00%) WordPress
3 4 (20.00%) IIS
3 4 (20.00%) Apache
4 1 (5.00%) Joomla!
4 1 (5.00%) nginx
4 1 (5.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Photoshop
2 8 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (35.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) MailChimp
2 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) MySQL
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) PHPUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (5.00%) Behat
2 1 (5.00%) Jasmine
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 13 (65.00%) Web Developer
3 9 (45.00%) Front-End Developer
4 8 (40.00%) Front-End Web Developer
5 7 (35.00%) Junior Web Developer
5 7 (35.00%) Junior Developer
5 7 (35.00%) Junior
5 7 (35.00%) Junior Front-End Developer
6 6 (30.00%) Senior Developer
7 4 (20.00%) .NET Developer
7 4 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (10.00%) PHP Developer
8 2 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
9 1 (5.00%) PHP Web Developer
9 1 (5.00%) Senior PHP Developer
9 1 (5.00%) Senior PHP Web Developer
9 1 (5.00%) UI Designer
9 1 (5.00%) UI Developer
9 1 (5.00%) UX Designer
9 1 (5.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) HTML
1 20 (100.00%) CSS
2 19 (95.00%) Sass
3 15 (75.00%) HTML5
3 15 (75.00%) CSS3
4 13 (65.00%) jQuery
5 7 (35.00%) Flash
6 5 (25.00%) .NET
6 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 5 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (20.00%) LAMP
8 3 (15.00%) Web Services
8 3 (15.00%) XML
8 3 (15.00%) JSON
8 3 (15.00%) Zurb Foundation
9 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
9 2 (10.00%) Backbone.js
9 2 (10.00%) Ajax
9 2 (10.00%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Animation
2 5 (25.00%) User Experience
3 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (15.00%) N-Tier
4 2 (10.00%) NHS
5 1 (5.00%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Android
2 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) MVC
2 6 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) OOP
4 4 (20.00%) OO
4 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (20.00%) Web Development
5 3 (15.00%) MVVM
5 3 (15.00%) Android Development
5 3 (15.00%) iOS Development
6 2 (10.00%) Web Design
6 2 (10.00%) TDD
7 1 (5.00%) Content Management
7 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.00%) BDD
7 1 (5.00%) Web Application Development
7 1 (5.00%) ERD
7 1 (5.00%) UX Design
7 1 (5.00%) Web Accessibility
7 1 (5.00%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (55.00%) PHP
3 7 (35.00%) ActionScript
3 7 (35.00%) ActionScript 3.0
3 7 (35.00%) ActionScript 2.0
4 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (20.00%) C#
4 4 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (5.00%) SQL
5 1 (5.00%) VB
5 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Varnish
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Adobe
2 3 (15.00%) Zend
2 3 (15.00%) Twitter
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft