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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 227 - 226
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LESS 39 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.53% - 0.017%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.50% - 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 36 0 1
Average salary £32,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
2604 2138 2514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 35.52% 39.81% 42.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2100 1737 2177
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014. 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 - 16 £35,000 - 2
West Yorkshire - 16 £31,250 - 1
East Yorkshire - 6 £28,500 -
LESS
England

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 45 (97.83%) JavaScript
1 45 (97.83%) CSS
2 43 (93.48%) HTML
3 37 (80.43%) jQuery
4 26 (56.52%) HTML5
4 26 (56.52%) Sass
5 23 (50.00%) CSS3
5 23 (50.00%) User Experience
6 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (39.13%) PHP
8 14 (30.43%) Jasmine
8 14 (30.43%) Node.js
9 13 (28.26%) Responsive Web Design
10 12 (26.09%) Photoshop
10 12 (26.09%) SaaS
11 11 (23.91%) OO
11 11 (23.91%) E-Commerce
11 11 (23.91%) Linux
11 11 (23.91%) CMS
12 10 (21.74%) MVC
12 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
13 8 (17.39%) WordPress
13 8 (17.39%) Backbone.js
13 8 (17.39%) AngularJS
13 8 (17.39%) Adobe
13 8 (17.39%) Adobe Illustrator
13 8 (17.39%) TDD
13 8 (17.39%) Ajax
13 8 (17.39%) MySQL
14 7 (15.22%) ActionScript

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 14 (30.43%) Node.js
2 11 (23.91%) CMS
3 8 (17.39%) WordPress
4 7 (15.22%) Apache
5 4 (8.70%) nginx
5 4 (8.70%) IIS
6 1 (2.17%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (2.17%) Joomla!
6 1 (2.17%) concrete5
Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Photoshop
2 8 (17.39%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (15.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.09%) SaaS
2 7 (15.22%) MailChimp
3 3 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) MySQL
2 7 (15.22%) MongoDB
3 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (30.43%) Jasmine
2 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
3 7 (15.22%) Behat
4 6 (13.04%) Visual Studio
5 5 (10.87%) Jenkins
6 4 (8.70%) PHPUnit
7 3 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.17%) Subversion
8 1 (2.17%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (2.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 5 (10.87%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 44 (95.65%) Developer
2 21 (45.65%) Front-End Developer
3 15 (32.61%) Web Developer
4 13 (28.26%) Senior Developer
5 11 (23.91%) UI Developer
6 8 (17.39%) Front-End Web Developer
6 8 (17.39%) UI Programmer
7 7 (15.22%) Junior Developer
7 7 (15.22%) Junior Web Developer
7 7 (15.22%) Junior
7 7 (15.22%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 7 (15.22%) Junior Front-End Developer
8 5 (10.87%) .NET Developer
8 5 (10.87%) PHP Developer
8 5 (10.87%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (8.70%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (6.52%) UX Developer
11 2 (4.35%) UI Designer
11 2 (4.35%) UX Designer
11 2 (4.35%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (97.83%) CSS
2 43 (93.48%) HTML
3 37 (80.43%) jQuery
4 26 (56.52%) HTML5
4 26 (56.52%) Sass
5 23 (50.00%) CSS3
6 8 (17.39%) Backbone.js
6 8 (17.39%) AngularJS
6 8 (17.39%) Ajax
7 7 (15.22%) Flash
7 7 (15.22%) Symfony
8 6 (13.04%) .NET
9 5 (10.87%) .NET Framework
9 5 (10.87%) Kendo UI
9 5 (10.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (8.70%) Laravel
10 4 (8.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (8.70%) LAMP
11 3 (6.52%) XHTML
11 3 (6.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (50.00%) User Experience
2 7 (15.22%) Animation
3 4 (8.70%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.52%) N-Tier
5 2 (4.35%) NHS
6 1 (2.17%) W3C
6 1 (2.17%) Graphic Design
6 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Linux
2 3 (6.52%) Android
2 3 (6.52%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (28.26%) Responsive Web Design
3 11 (23.91%) OO
3 11 (23.91%) E-Commerce
4 10 (21.74%) MVC
5 8 (17.39%) TDD
6 7 (15.22%) BDD
6 7 (15.22%) UX Design
6 7 (15.22%) Kanban
7 5 (10.87%) OOP
7 5 (10.87%) Web Development
7 5 (10.87%) Logistics
7 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (10.87%) OO PHP
8 3 (6.52%) MVVM
8 3 (6.52%) Android Development
8 3 (6.52%) iOS Development
9 2 (4.35%) Web Design
10 1 (2.17%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.17%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (97.83%) JavaScript
2 18 (39.13%) PHP
3 7 (15.22%) ActionScript
3 7 (15.22%) SQL
3 7 (15.22%) ActionScript 3.0
3 7 (15.22%) ActionScript 2.0
4 5 (10.87%) C#
5 4 (8.70%) Bash Shell
5 4 (8.70%) VB.NET
5 4 (8.70%) Java
6 1 (2.17%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.17%) VB
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Varnish
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Adobe
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.52%) Zend
3 3 (6.52%) Twitter
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco
4 1 (2.17%) IBM
4 1 (2.17%) Facebook
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