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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 180 192 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing LESS 19 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.40% 0.047% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.14% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 0
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
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
1663 1658 1570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 34.94% 38.96% 39.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1395 1328 1401
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 January 2015.

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 January 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 +15 17 £34,500 -9.21% 1
Otley - 1 £40,000 - 1
Wakefield - 1 £22,500 -
LESS
Yorkshire

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 33 (100.00%) HTML
2 31 (93.94%) JavaScript
3 30 (90.91%) Sass
4 25 (75.76%) jQuery
4 25 (75.76%) HTML5
5 24 (72.73%) CSS
6 17 (51.52%) User Experience
7 16 (48.48%) CSS3
8 14 (42.42%) E-Commerce
8 14 (42.42%) Photoshop
9 13 (39.39%) PHP
10 10 (30.30%) CMS
11 9 (27.27%) WordPress
11 9 (27.27%) Mentoring
11 9 (27.27%) Adobe Illustrator
11 9 (27.27%) Retail
12 8 (24.24%) MVC
13 7 (21.21%) Animation
13 7 (21.21%) Adobe
13 7 (21.21%) Flash
13 7 (21.21%) ActionScript
13 7 (21.21%) MailChimp
13 7 (21.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 7 (21.21%) ActionScript 3.0
13 7 (21.21%) ActionScript 2.0
14 6 (18.18%) JSON
14 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
15 5 (15.15%) LAMP
15 5 (15.15%) Subversion
15 5 (15.15%) .NET

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (30.30%) CMS
2 9 (27.27%) WordPress
3 4 (12.12%) IIS
4 2 (6.06%) Drupal
4 2 (6.06%) Joomla!
5 1 (3.03%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (42.42%) Photoshop
2 9 (27.27%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (21.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) MailChimp
2 1 (3.03%) SaaS
2 1 (3.03%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) MySQL
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Subversion
2 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
3 3 (9.09%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.03%) PHPUnit
4 1 (3.03%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.03%) Behat
General
1 9 (27.27%) Retail
2 3 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Developer
2 12 (36.36%) Front-End Developer
3 11 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 10 (30.30%) Designer
5 9 (27.27%) Front-End Web Developer
5 9 (27.27%) Digital Designer
5 9 (27.27%) Lead Designer
6 8 (24.24%) Junior Developer
6 8 (24.24%) Junior
7 7 (21.21%) Junior Web Developer
7 7 (21.21%) Junior Front-End Developer
8 6 (18.18%) PHP Developer
9 4 (12.12%) .NET Developer
10 2 (6.06%) UI Programmer
10 2 (6.06%) C# Programmer
10 2 (6.06%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 2 (6.06%) UI Developer
10 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
10 2 (6.06%) Programmer
10 2 (6.06%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) HTML
2 30 (90.91%) Sass
3 25 (75.76%) jQuery
3 25 (75.76%) HTML5
4 24 (72.73%) CSS
5 16 (48.48%) CSS3
6 7 (21.21%) Flash
7 6 (18.18%) JSON
8 5 (15.15%) LAMP
8 5 (15.15%) .NET
8 5 (15.15%) .NET Framework
8 5 (15.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (12.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (12.12%) Symfony
9 4 (12.12%) XML
9 4 (12.12%) Ajax
10 3 (9.09%) Backbone.js
10 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
11 2 (6.06%) Laravel
11 2 (6.06%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 17 (51.52%) User Experience
2 7 (21.21%) Animation
3 3 (9.09%) NHS
3 3 (9.09%) N-Tier
4 2 (6.06%) Open Source
5 1 (3.03%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) E-Commerce
2 9 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 8 (24.24%) MVC
4 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.12%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (9.09%) TDD
6 3 (9.09%) MVVM
7 2 (6.06%) OO PHP
7 2 (6.06%) Web Application Development
7 2 (6.06%) Software Architecture
7 2 (6.06%) ERD
7 2 (6.06%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (6.06%) UML
7 2 (6.06%) OOP
7 2 (6.06%) OO
7 2 (6.06%) Content Management
8 1 (3.03%) Scrum
8 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.03%) Web Development
8 1 (3.03%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 31 (93.94%) JavaScript
2 13 (39.39%) PHP
3 7 (21.21%) ActionScript
3 7 (21.21%) ActionScript 3.0
3 7 (21.21%) ActionScript 2.0
4 4 (12.12%) Java
4 4 (12.12%) C#
4 4 (12.12%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.06%) PHP5
5 2 (6.06%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.03%) Ruby
6 1 (3.03%) VB
6 1 (3.03%) CoffeeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Plesk
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Adobe
2 2 (6.06%) Zend
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) Google
3 1 (3.03%) Facebook
3 1 (3.03%) Twitter
Leeds
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Otley, West Yorkshire
Dataphiles Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum dependant on experience
Posted: 25 days ago