The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 49 49 66
Rank change year-on-year
0 +17
Permanent jobs citing LESS 4 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.06% 3.34% 1.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.45% 7.22% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 6
Average salary £43,750 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -17.64%
LESS
North 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 York region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
163 194 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 43.35% 46.30% 46.99%
Number of salaries quoted 151 159 136
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LESS across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LESS Jobs Demand Trend in York

LESS
Salary Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LESS across the York region.

LESS Salary Trend in York

LESS
Salary Histogram in York

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LESS across the York region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

LESS Salary Histogram in York

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the York 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 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Front End Development
3 3 (50.00%) JSON
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) Sass
3 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 3 (50.00%) DOM
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) DSDM
4 2 (33.33%) XHTML
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) PMI
4 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) SEO
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) QUnit
4 2 (33.33%) Jasmine
4 2 (33.33%) Business Transformation
4 2 (33.33%) Magento
4 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) User Experience
4 2 (33.33%) Kanban

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the York 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Jasmine
1 2 (33.33%) QUnit
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) HTML CSS Developer
2 4 (66.67%) HTML Developer
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (33.33%) Magento Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) DOM
2 3 (50.00%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) JSON
2 3 (50.00%) Sass
3 2 (33.33%) XHTML
4 1 (16.67%) D3.js
4 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (16.67%) Laravel
4 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) PMI
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
1 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 2 (33.33%) DSDM
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Kanban
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) SEO
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) CoffeeScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification