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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 197 232 216
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -16
Permanent jobs citing LESS 50 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.76% 0.22% 0.018%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.97% 0.56% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 44 16 1
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
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
2542 2857 2146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 38.40% 39.79% 39.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2146 2313 1769
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £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 26 May 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 26 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
West Yorkshire +29 20 £26,000 -38.82% 3
South Yorkshire - 10 £28,575 -
East Yorkshire - 7 £35,000 -
North Yorkshire +11 5 £25,000 -28.57% 2
LESS
England

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 137 (99.28%) JavaScript
2 130 (94.20%) jQuery
3 129 (93.48%) HTML
4 125 (90.58%) CSS
5 110 (79.71%) HTML5
6 104 (75.36%) Sass
7 82 (59.42%) User Experience
8 80 (57.97%) CSS3
9 74 (53.62%) E-Commerce
10 72 (52.17%) PHP
10 72 (52.17%) Git (software)
11 67 (48.55%) OO
12 62 (44.93%) CMS
13 57 (41.30%) Linux
14 55 (39.86%) Marketing
15 52 (37.68%) MySQL
16 49 (35.51%) OO PHP
17 48 (34.78%) Mobile App
17 48 (34.78%) Digital Marketing
18 42 (30.43%) CakePHP
19 40 (28.99%) Magento
20 39 (28.26%) Appcelerator Titanium
20 39 (28.26%) concrete5
20 39 (28.26%) ExpressionEngine
20 39 (28.26%) Online Marketing
20 39 (28.26%) Mobile Application Development
20 39 (28.26%) Facebook
21 35 (25.36%) AngularJS
22 30 (21.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 27 (19.57%) Photoshop

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 62 (44.93%) CMS
2 39 (28.26%) ExpressionEngine
2 39 (28.26%) concrete5
3 21 (15.22%) Node.js
4 9 (6.52%) Sitefinity
4 9 (6.52%) Apache
5 8 (5.80%) nginx
6 5 (3.62%) WordPress
7 3 (2.17%) Joomla!
7 3 (2.17%) Drupal
8 2 (1.45%) IIS
Applications
1 27 (19.57%) Photoshop
2 9 (6.52%) Fireworks
3 4 (2.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 40 (28.99%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.14%) SaaS
2 9 (6.52%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.72%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (37.68%) MySQL
2 21 (15.22%) MongoDB
3 10 (7.25%) SQL Server
4 9 (6.52%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 72 (52.17%) Git (software)
2 39 (28.26%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 18 (13.04%) Behat
4 17 (12.32%) Jasmine
4 17 (12.32%) Jenkins
5 12 (8.70%) Subversion
6 10 (7.25%) Visual Studio
7 9 (6.52%) PHPUnit
8 8 (5.80%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.72%) Cucumber
General
1 55 (39.86%) Marketing
2 16 (11.59%) Advertising
3 11 (7.97%) Retail
4 9 (6.52%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (6.52%) Back Office
4 9 (6.52%) Finance
5 4 (2.90%) Publishing
6 1 (0.72%) Games
Job Titles
1 125 (90.58%) Developer
2 79 (57.25%) Front-End Developer
3 40 (28.99%) Web Developer
4 23 (16.67%) Front-End Web Developer
5 20 (14.49%) JavaScript Developer
6 15 (10.87%) PHP Developer
7 14 (10.14%) UI Developer
8 12 (8.70%) Designer
9 11 (7.97%) Digital Designer
9 11 (7.97%) Lead Designer
10 4 (2.90%) UX Developer
11 3 (2.17%) UI Programmer
12 2 (1.45%) Programmer
12 2 (1.45%) PHP Web Developer
12 2 (1.45%) .NET Programmer
12 2 (1.45%) .NET Developer
12 2 (1.45%) C# Programmer
13 1 (0.72%) Lead Web Developer
13 1 (0.72%) Programme Manager
13 1 (0.72%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (94.20%) jQuery
2 129 (93.48%) HTML
3 125 (90.58%) CSS
4 110 (79.71%) HTML5
5 104 (75.36%) Sass
6 80 (57.97%) CSS3
7 42 (30.43%) CakePHP
8 35 (25.36%) AngularJS
9 30 (21.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 23 (16.67%) Ajax
11 20 (14.49%) Symfony
11 20 (14.49%) Backbone.js
12 19 (13.77%) KnockoutJS
13 15 (10.87%) .NET
14 12 (8.70%) Laravel
15 11 (7.97%) XML
15 11 (7.97%) JSON
16 10 (7.25%) Web Services
17 8 (5.80%) Razor View Engine
18 6 (4.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 82 (59.42%) User Experience
2 48 (34.78%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.90%) Social Media
4 3 (2.17%) W3C
5 2 (1.45%) BBC
5 2 (1.45%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 57 (41.30%) Linux
2 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
2 1 (0.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (53.62%) E-Commerce
2 67 (48.55%) OO
3 49 (35.51%) OO PHP
4 48 (34.78%) Digital Marketing
5 39 (28.26%) Mobile Application Development
5 39 (28.26%) Online Marketing
6 20 (14.49%) TDD
7 18 (13.04%) BDD
8 17 (12.32%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (11.59%) MVC
10 15 (10.87%) Web Design
11 13 (9.42%) UX Design
12 11 (7.97%) Mentoring
12 11 (7.97%) Web Development
13 10 (7.25%) SEO
13 10 (7.25%) Analytics
13 10 (7.25%) Web Analytics
14 9 (6.52%) Time Management
14 9 (6.52%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 137 (99.28%) JavaScript
2 72 (52.17%) PHP
3 17 (12.32%) SQL
4 11 (7.97%) Java
5 8 (5.80%) Bash Shell
6 6 (4.35%) C#
7 2 (1.45%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.45%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.72%) Ruby
8 1 (0.72%) CoffeeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 17 (12.32%) Varnish
Vendors
1 39 (28.26%) Facebook
2 15 (10.87%) Adobe
3 11 (7.97%) Google
4 10 (7.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.72%) Zend
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