The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 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 West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 203 - 175
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LESS 6 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.12% - 0.061%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% - 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £32,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £31,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1778 1324 1424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 36.51% 37.43% 43.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1474 1065 1230
Average salary £39,000 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LESS
Yorkshire

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 11 July 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 - 3 £37,000 - 3
LESS
Yorkshire

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 16 (100.00%) CSS
2 15 (93.75%) HTML
2 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 15 (93.75%) Sass
3 9 (56.25%) jQuery
4 8 (50.00%) HTML5
4 8 (50.00%) CSS3
5 7 (43.75%) AngularJS
5 7 (43.75%) Twitter
5 7 (43.75%) PHP
5 7 (43.75%) MySQL
6 6 (37.50%) MVC
6 6 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (37.50%) CoffeeScript
6 6 (37.50%) Backbone.js
7 5 (31.25%) Ember.js
7 5 (31.25%) Web Services
7 5 (31.25%) Web Development
8 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 4 (25.00%) Apple iOS
8 4 (25.00%) Linux
8 4 (25.00%) OOP
8 4 (25.00%) OO
8 4 (25.00%) Apache
8 4 (25.00%) LAMP
9 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (18.75%) CMS
9 3 (18.75%) SQL
9 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 4 (25.00%) Apache
2 3 (18.75%) CMS
3 2 (12.50%) Joomla!
3 2 (12.50%) WordPress
4 1 (6.25%) nginx
4 1 (6.25%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) MySQL
2 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.25%) PHPUnit
3 1 (6.25%) Behat
3 1 (6.25%) Jasmine
3 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.25%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Web Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Front-End Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior PHP Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
2 15 (93.75%) HTML
2 15 (93.75%) Sass
3 9 (56.25%) jQuery
4 8 (50.00%) HTML5
4 8 (50.00%) CSS3
5 7 (43.75%) AngularJS
6 6 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (37.50%) Backbone.js
7 5 (31.25%) Ember.js
7 5 (31.25%) Web Services
8 4 (25.00%) LAMP
9 3 (18.75%) WebSockets
9 3 (18.75%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (18.75%) Zurb Foundation
10 2 (12.50%) .NET
10 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
11 1 (6.25%) SOAP
11 1 (6.25%) Ajax
11 1 (6.25%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
2 2 (12.50%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
1 4 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (18.75%) Android
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) MVC
1 6 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (31.25%) Web Development
3 4 (25.00%) OOP
3 4 (25.00%) OO
4 3 (18.75%) Android Development
4 3 (18.75%) iOS Development
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) Web Design
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) TDD
6 1 (6.25%) Web Accessibility
6 1 (6.25%) MVVM
6 1 (6.25%) BDD
6 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.25%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 7 (43.75%) PHP
3 6 (37.50%) CoffeeScript
4 3 (18.75%) Ruby
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) C#
6 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
6 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Varnish
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Twitter
2 3 (18.75%) Zend
2 3 (18.75%) Facebook
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Red Gate
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Yeadon, Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: £40k to £65k depending on level of experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago