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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 191 197 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing LESS 14 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.30% 0.22% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.84% 0.61% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 0
Average salary £25,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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
1657 1794 1500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 35.28% 35.67% 39.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1371 1462 1230
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,650 £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 4 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 +17 9 £25,500 -19.04% 2
Wetherby - 4 £27,000 - 1
LESS
Yorkshire

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 31 (96.88%) HTML
2 30 (93.75%) JavaScript
3 29 (90.63%) jQuery
4 25 (78.13%) HTML5
5 20 (62.50%) CSS
5 20 (62.50%) Sass
6 14 (43.75%) User Experience
6 14 (43.75%) CSS3
6 14 (43.75%) E-Commerce
7 12 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 11 (34.38%) Mentoring
8 11 (34.38%) Retail
9 10 (31.25%) PHP
9 10 (31.25%) KnockoutJS
10 9 (28.13%) CMS
11 7 (21.88%) AngularJS
12 6 (18.75%) MVC
12 6 (18.75%) Marketing
13 5 (15.63%) LAMP
13 5 (15.63%) Web Marketing
14 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
14 4 (12.50%) Subversion
14 4 (12.50%) JSON
14 4 (12.50%) MySQL
14 4 (12.50%) Photoshop
15 3 (9.38%) XML
15 3 (9.38%) Symfony
15 3 (9.38%) Zend
15 3 (9.38%) Ajax
15 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 9 (28.13%) CMS
2 3 (9.38%) WordPress
3 2 (6.25%) Drupal
3 2 (6.25%) Joomla!
3 2 (6.25%) IIS
4 1 (3.13%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 4 (12.50%) Subversion
2 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.13%) Behat
3 1 (3.13%) PHPUnit
3 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
General
1 11 (34.38%) Retail
2 6 (18.75%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (65.63%) Developer
2 14 (43.75%) Front-End Developer
3 11 (34.38%) Designer
3 11 (34.38%) Digital Designer
3 11 (34.38%) Lead Designer
4 8 (25.00%) Web Developer
5 6 (18.75%) Front-End Web Developer
6 5 (15.63%) PHP Developer
7 2 (6.25%) C# Programmer
7 2 (6.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.25%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (6.25%) .NET Programmer
7 2 (6.25%) Programmer
8 1 (3.13%) Junior
8 1 (3.13%) Junior PHP Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (96.88%) HTML
2 29 (90.63%) jQuery
3 25 (78.13%) HTML5
4 20 (62.50%) CSS
4 20 (62.50%) Sass
5 14 (43.75%) CSS3
6 12 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (31.25%) KnockoutJS
8 7 (21.88%) AngularJS
9 5 (15.63%) LAMP
10 4 (12.50%) JSON
11 3 (9.38%) XML
11 3 (9.38%) Symfony
11 3 (9.38%) Ajax
12 2 (6.25%) Backbone.js
12 2 (6.25%) Laravel
12 2 (6.25%) Entity Framework
12 2 (6.25%) Hibernate
12 2 (6.25%) CodeIgniter
12 2 (6.25%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) User Experience
2 2 (6.25%) Open Source
2 2 (6.25%) NHS
2 2 (6.25%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.13%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) E-Commerce
2 11 (34.38%) Mentoring
3 6 (18.75%) MVC
4 5 (15.63%) Web Marketing
5 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.38%) TDD
6 2 (6.25%) Software Architecture
6 2 (6.25%) MVVM
6 2 (6.25%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (6.25%) OO PHP
6 2 (6.25%) Web Application Development
6 2 (6.25%) Content Management
6 2 (6.25%) ERD
6 2 (6.25%) UML
6 2 (6.25%) OOP
6 2 (6.25%) OO
7 1 (3.13%) Kanban
7 1 (3.13%) Web Analytics
7 1 (3.13%) Scrum
7 1 (3.13%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 30 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 10 (31.25%) PHP
3 2 (6.25%) Objective-C
3 2 (6.25%) PHP5
3 2 (6.25%) Java
3 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
3 2 (6.25%) C#
4 1 (3.13%) Ruby
4 1 (3.13%) CoffeeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Plesk
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Zend
2 2 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier Media
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago