The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 209 249 209
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -40
Permanent jobs citing LESS 39 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.58% 0.085% 0.019%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.39% 0.22% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 31 5 1
Average salary £27,500 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.06% -8.57%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
LESS
England

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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2807 2777 2034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 41.61% 39.28% 38.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2374 2254 1657
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £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 Yorkshire

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

LESS Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

LESS
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

LESS Salary Trend in Yorkshire

LESS
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LESS across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

LESS Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

LESS
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 July 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
West Yorkshire +34 24 £27,500 -14.06% 6
North Yorkshire +5 5 £25,000 -28.57% 1
East Yorkshire - 5 £35,000 -
South Yorkshire - 4 £29,650 - 1
LESS
England

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 101 (97.12%) JavaScript
2 97 (93.27%) HTML
3 95 (91.35%) jQuery
4 93 (89.42%) CSS
5 78 (75.00%) HTML5
6 77 (74.04%) Sass
7 60 (57.69%) User Experience
8 58 (55.77%) CSS3
9 47 (45.19%) CMS
10 46 (44.23%) Git (software)
11 45 (43.27%) E-Commerce
11 45 (43.27%) PHP
12 40 (38.46%) OO
13 39 (37.50%) Marketing
14 34 (32.69%) MySQL
14 34 (32.69%) Mobile App
15 33 (31.73%) Linux
16 32 (30.77%) Digital Marketing
16 32 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 27 (25.96%) OO PHP
18 26 (25.00%) Photoshop
19 25 (24.04%) CakePHP
20 24 (23.08%) AngularJS
21 23 (22.12%) Mobile Application Development
21 23 (22.12%) Magento
21 23 (22.12%) ExpressionEngine
21 23 (22.12%) Online Marketing
21 23 (22.12%) Appcelerator Titanium
21 23 (22.12%) concrete5
21 23 (22.12%) Facebook

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 47 (45.19%) CMS
2 23 (22.12%) ExpressionEngine
2 23 (22.12%) concrete5
3 12 (11.54%) Node.js
4 9 (8.65%) Sitefinity
5 7 (6.73%) WordPress
6 6 (5.77%) Apache
7 4 (3.85%) nginx
8 1 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.96%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.96%) Drupal
Applications
1 26 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 9 (8.65%) Fireworks
3 6 (5.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.92%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 23 (22.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.65%) Google Analytics
1 9 (8.65%) Firebase
2 7 (6.73%) SaaS
3 1 (0.96%) Heroku
3 1 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.65%) HTTP
2 2 (1.92%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (32.69%) MySQL
2 12 (11.54%) MongoDB
3 9 (8.65%) CouchDB
4 4 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 46 (44.23%) Git (software)
2 23 (22.12%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 12 (11.54%) Subversion
4 9 (8.65%) Behat
5 8 (7.69%) Jasmine
5 8 (7.69%) Jenkins
6 5 (4.81%) PHPUnit
7 2 (1.92%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (1.92%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.96%) Cucumber
General
1 39 (37.50%) Marketing
2 9 (8.65%) Pharmaceutical
2 9 (8.65%) Back Office
2 9 (8.65%) Finance
3 8 (7.69%) Advertising
4 7 (6.73%) Retail
5 4 (3.85%) Publishing
6 1 (0.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 93 (89.42%) Developer
2 59 (56.73%) Front-End Developer
3 34 (32.69%) Web Developer
4 19 (18.27%) Front-End Web Developer
5 12 (11.54%) JavaScript Developer
5 12 (11.54%) PHP Developer
6 10 (9.62%) Designer
7 7 (6.73%) Lead Designer
7 7 (6.73%) Digital Designer
7 7 (6.73%) UI Developer
8 5 (4.81%) UX Developer
9 2 (1.92%) UI Programmer
9 2 (1.92%) UI/UX Designer
9 2 (1.92%) Senior Developer
9 2 (1.92%) UX Designer
9 2 (1.92%) Senior PHP Developer
9 2 (1.92%) UI Designer
10 1 (0.96%) Junior PHP Developer
10 1 (0.96%) Lead Web Developer
10 1 (0.96%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (93.27%) HTML
2 95 (91.35%) jQuery
3 93 (89.42%) CSS
4 78 (75.00%) HTML5
5 77 (74.04%) Sass
6 58 (55.77%) CSS3
7 32 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 25 (24.04%) CakePHP
9 24 (23.08%) AngularJS
10 20 (19.23%) KnockoutJS
11 16 (15.38%) Ajax
12 15 (14.42%) .NET
13 11 (10.58%) Symfony
14 10 (9.62%) Web Services
15 9 (8.65%) XML
15 9 (8.65%) JSON
15 9 (8.65%) Backbone.js
16 7 (6.73%) Laravel
16 7 (6.73%) LAMP
17 5 (4.81%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 60 (57.69%) User Experience
2 34 (32.69%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.81%) Social Media
4 3 (2.88%) W3C
5 2 (1.92%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 33 (31.73%) Linux
2 1 (0.96%) Mac OS X
2 1 (0.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (43.27%) E-Commerce
2 40 (38.46%) OO
3 32 (30.77%) Digital Marketing
4 27 (25.96%) OO PHP
5 23 (22.12%) Mobile Application Development
5 23 (22.12%) Online Marketing
6 15 (14.42%) Web Design
7 14 (13.46%) MVC
8 11 (10.58%) Web Development
9 10 (9.62%) Web Analytics
9 10 (9.62%) SEO
9 10 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (9.62%) Analytics
10 9 (8.65%) Time Management
10 9 (8.65%) BDD
10 9 (8.65%) TDD
10 9 (8.65%) Software Engineering
10 9 (8.65%) Usability Testing
11 8 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (6.73%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 101 (97.12%) JavaScript
2 45 (43.27%) PHP
3 9 (8.65%) Java
4 8 (7.69%) SQL
5 4 (3.85%) C#
5 4 (3.85%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.96%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (0.96%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.88%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (7.69%) Varnish
Vendors
1 23 (22.12%) Facebook
2 17 (16.35%) Adobe
3 11 (10.58%) Google
4 6 (5.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.85%) Zend
6 1 (0.96%) Sitecore
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Posted: 3 days ago
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