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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 192 242 -
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -
Permanent jobs citing LESS 72 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.96% 0.22% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.57% 0.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 58 16 0
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +42.85%
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
2804 2924 2205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 37.34% 39.39% 38.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2359 2248 1868
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,000
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 31 March 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 31 March 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
North Yorkshire +31 25 £25,000 -28.57%
South Yorkshire - 15 £27,500 - 1
West Yorkshire +4 12 £30,000 -29.41% 3
East Yorkshire - 7 £35,000 -
LESS
England

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 153 (98.08%) JavaScript
2 144 (92.31%) HTML
2 144 (92.31%) CSS
2 144 (92.31%) jQuery
3 129 (82.69%) Sass
4 124 (79.49%) HTML5
5 102 (65.38%) PHP
6 101 (64.74%) E-Commerce
7 97 (62.18%) Git (software)
8 96 (61.54%) OO
8 96 (61.54%) User Experience
9 85 (54.49%) Linux
10 84 (53.85%) CSS3
11 76 (48.72%) MySQL
12 73 (46.79%) OO PHP
13 62 (39.74%) Mobile App
14 61 (39.10%) CMS
15 55 (35.26%) Magento
16 54 (34.62%) Marketing
16 54 (34.62%) Facebook
17 53 (33.97%) Appcelerator Titanium
17 53 (33.97%) concrete5
17 53 (33.97%) Mobile Application Development
17 53 (33.97%) ExpressionEngine
18 50 (32.05%) Digital Marketing
19 47 (30.13%) CakePHP
20 45 (28.85%) Online Marketing
21 44 (28.21%) AngularJS
22 35 (22.44%) Backbone.js
23 33 (21.15%) Photoshop

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 61 (39.10%) CMS
2 53 (33.97%) ExpressionEngine
2 53 (33.97%) concrete5
3 29 (18.59%) Node.js
4 17 (10.90%) Apache
5 12 (7.69%) nginx
6 8 (5.13%) WordPress
7 5 (3.21%) Sitefinity
8 2 (1.28%) IIS
8 2 (1.28%) Joomla!
8 2 (1.28%) Drupal
Applications
1 33 (21.15%) Photoshop
2 9 (5.77%) Fireworks
3 8 (5.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (1.92%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 55 (35.26%) Magento
2 5 (3.21%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.54%) SaaS
2 1 (0.64%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.21%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (48.72%) MySQL
2 29 (18.59%) MongoDB
3 14 (8.97%) SQL Server
4 9 (5.77%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 97 (62.18%) Git (software)
2 53 (33.97%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 26 (16.67%) Behat
4 25 (16.03%) Jasmine
4 25 (16.03%) Jenkins
5 13 (8.33%) PHPUnit
6 11 (7.05%) Visual Studio
7 10 (6.41%) Subversion
8 9 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.64%) Cucumber
General
1 54 (34.62%) Marketing
2 24 (15.38%) Advertising
3 11 (7.05%) Retail
4 9 (5.77%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (5.77%) Back Office
4 9 (5.77%) Finance
5 4 (2.56%) Publishing
6 1 (0.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 142 (91.03%) Developer
2 72 (46.15%) Front-End Developer
3 46 (29.49%) Web Developer
4 28 (17.95%) JavaScript Developer
5 22 (14.10%) PHP Developer
5 22 (14.10%) UI Developer
6 17 (10.90%) Front-End Web Developer
7 12 (7.69%) Designer
8 11 (7.05%) Digital Designer
8 11 (7.05%) Lead Designer
9 10 (6.41%) UI Programmer
10 6 (3.85%) UX Developer
11 3 (1.92%) Senior Developer
11 3 (1.92%) Senior PHP Developer
12 2 (1.28%) .NET Programmer
12 2 (1.28%) C# Programmer
12 2 (1.28%) Programmer
12 2 (1.28%) .NET Developer
12 2 (1.28%) PHP Web Developer
12 2 (1.28%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (92.31%) HTML
1 144 (92.31%) CSS
1 144 (92.31%) jQuery
2 129 (82.69%) Sass
3 124 (79.49%) HTML5
4 84 (53.85%) CSS3
5 47 (30.13%) CakePHP
6 44 (28.21%) AngularJS
7 35 (22.44%) Backbone.js
8 29 (18.59%) Symfony
9 27 (17.31%) Ajax
10 16 (10.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 15 (9.62%) Laravel
12 14 (8.97%) JSON
13 12 (7.69%) XML
14 11 (7.05%) XHTML
14 11 (7.05%) .NET
15 10 (6.41%) Web Services
16 9 (5.77%) Razor View Engine
17 6 (3.85%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 96 (61.54%) User Experience
2 62 (39.74%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.92%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.92%) W3C
4 2 (1.28%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.28%) NHS
4 2 (1.28%) Open Source
5 1 (0.64%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 85 (54.49%) Linux
2 1 (0.64%) Mac OS X
2 1 (0.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (64.74%) E-Commerce
2 96 (61.54%) OO
3 73 (46.79%) OO PHP
4 53 (33.97%) Mobile Application Development
5 50 (32.05%) Digital Marketing
6 45 (28.85%) Online Marketing
7 28 (17.95%) TDD
8 26 (16.67%) BDD
9 25 (16.03%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (14.74%) MVC
11 21 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (10.26%) OOP
13 15 (9.62%) Web Design
13 15 (9.62%) SEO
13 15 (9.62%) UX Design
14 12 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
14 12 (7.69%) Web Development
15 11 (7.05%) Mentoring
16 9 (5.77%) Mobile Development
17 6 (3.85%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 153 (98.08%) JavaScript
2 102 (65.38%) PHP
3 25 (16.03%) SQL
4 12 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 7 (4.49%) Java
6 6 (3.85%) C#
7 3 (1.92%) PHP5
8 2 (1.28%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.28%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.64%) Ruby
9 1 (0.64%) CoffeeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.92%) WCAG
2 2 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 25 (16.03%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.64%) Plesk
Vendors
1 54 (34.62%) Facebook
2 15 (9.62%) Adobe
3 13 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.85%) Google
5 3 (1.92%) Cisco
5 3 (1.92%) IBM
6 2 (1.28%) Zend
7 1 (0.64%) Twitter
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