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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 177 205 -
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -
Permanent jobs citing LESS 19 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.43% 0.22% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.17% 0.61% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 0
Average salary £26,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.82% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
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
1625 1790 1464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 36.38% 36.18% 39.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1331 1500 1183
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
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 May 2015. 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 +20 10 £25,500 -19.04% 2
Wetherby - 7 £27,500 -
Wakefield - 1 £27,500 -
LESS
Yorkshire

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 36 (97.30%) HTML
2 35 (94.59%) JavaScript
3 33 (89.19%) jQuery
4 28 (75.68%) HTML5
5 25 (67.57%) CSS
6 20 (54.05%) Sass
7 17 (45.95%) CSS3
8 16 (43.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 15 (40.54%) KnockoutJS
10 14 (37.84%) E-Commerce
11 13 (35.14%) User Experience
12 11 (29.73%) Retail
12 11 (29.73%) Mentoring
13 10 (27.03%) CMS
13 10 (27.03%) PHP
14 7 (18.92%) MVC
14 7 (18.92%) AngularJS
15 6 (16.22%) Web Marketing
15 6 (16.22%) Marketing
16 5 (13.51%) LAMP
16 5 (13.51%) MySQL
16 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
17 4 (10.81%) Photoshop
17 4 (10.81%) Subversion
18 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
18 3 (8.11%) TDD
18 3 (8.11%) Joomla!
18 3 (8.11%) Symfony
18 3 (8.11%) Zend
18 3 (8.11%) WordPress

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (27.03%) CMS
2 3 (8.11%) Joomla!
2 3 (8.11%) WordPress
2 3 (8.11%) Drupal
3 2 (5.41%) IIS
4 1 (2.70%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Heroku
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) MySQL
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.81%) Subversion
3 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.70%) PHPUnit
4 1 (2.70%) Behat
General
1 11 (29.73%) Retail
2 6 (16.22%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (70.27%) Developer
2 18 (48.65%) Front-End Developer
3 12 (32.43%) Web Developer
4 11 (29.73%) Lead Designer
4 11 (29.73%) Designer
4 11 (29.73%) Digital Designer
5 10 (27.03%) Front-End Web Developer
6 6 (16.22%) PHP Developer
7 2 (5.41%) C# Programmer
7 2 (5.41%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Programmer
7 2 (5.41%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.41%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (5.41%) .NET Programmer
8 1 (2.70%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Junior PHP Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Junior
8 1 (2.70%) Lead Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (97.30%) HTML
2 33 (89.19%) jQuery
3 28 (75.68%) HTML5
4 25 (67.57%) CSS
5 20 (54.05%) Sass
6 17 (45.95%) CSS3
7 16 (43.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 15 (40.54%) KnockoutJS
9 7 (18.92%) AngularJS
10 5 (13.51%) LAMP
11 3 (8.11%) Symfony
11 3 (8.11%) JSON
11 3 (8.11%) CakePHP
11 3 (8.11%) XML
11 3 (8.11%) Laravel
12 2 (5.41%) Entity Framework
12 2 (5.41%) XHTML
12 2 (5.41%) .NET
12 2 (5.41%) CodeIgniter
12 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) User Experience
2 3 (8.11%) Open Source
3 2 (5.41%) N-Tier
3 2 (5.41%) NHS
3 2 (5.41%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) UNIX
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) E-Commerce
2 11 (29.73%) Mentoring
3 7 (18.92%) MVC
4 6 (16.22%) Web Marketing
5 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.11%) TDD
5 3 (8.11%) OOP
6 2 (5.41%) Web Application Development
6 2 (5.41%) OO PHP
6 2 (5.41%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (5.41%) Software Architecture
6 2 (5.41%) MVVM
6 2 (5.41%) OO
6 2 (5.41%) UML
6 2 (5.41%) ERD
6 2 (5.41%) Content Management
7 1 (2.70%) Web Analytics
7 1 (2.70%) Scrum
7 1 (2.70%) Kanban
7 1 (2.70%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 35 (94.59%) JavaScript
2 10 (27.03%) PHP
3 2 (5.41%) C#
3 2 (5.41%) Java
3 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
3 2 (5.41%) PHP5
3 2 (5.41%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.70%) Ruby
4 1 (2.70%) CoffeeScript
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Plesk
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Zend
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Google
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Lorien
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 12 days ago