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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 193 239 -
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -
Permanent jobs citing LESS 72 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.00% 0.016% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.65% 0.041% -
Number of salaries quoted 72 1 0
Average salary £31,500 £38,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.10% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +21.42%
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
2718 2459 2581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 37.91% 39.89% 41.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2275 1993 2285
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £46,500
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 - 35 £27,500 - 1
East Yorkshire - 24 £35,000 - 3
West Yorkshire -5 11 £30,750 -19.07% 3
LESS
England

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 108 (100.00%) CSS
2 104 (96.30%) JavaScript
3 98 (90.74%) HTML
4 89 (82.41%) jQuery
5 76 (70.37%) Sass
6 70 (64.81%) HTML5
7 68 (62.96%) PHP
8 58 (53.70%) Git (software)
9 57 (52.78%) E-Commerce
10 54 (50.00%) User Experience
11 53 (49.07%) CSS3
12 52 (48.15%) OO
13 51 (47.22%) Linux
14 43 (39.81%) MySQL
15 40 (37.04%) OO PHP
16 32 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
16 32 (29.63%) AngularJS
16 32 (29.63%) Backbone.js
17 31 (28.70%) CMS
18 30 (27.78%) Node.js
18 30 (27.78%) Jasmine
19 29 (26.85%) Photoshop
20 27 (25.00%) TDD
20 27 (25.00%) Symfony
21 24 (22.22%) Behat
21 24 (22.22%) BDD
22 23 (21.30%) SQL
22 23 (21.30%) MongoDB
22 23 (21.30%) Magento
22 23 (21.30%) Varnish

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 31 (28.70%) CMS
2 30 (27.78%) Node.js
3 21 (19.44%) concrete5
3 21 (19.44%) ExpressionEngine
4 17 (15.74%) Apache
5 12 (11.11%) nginx
6 11 (10.19%) WordPress
7 6 (5.56%) IIS
8 2 (1.85%) Joomla!
8 2 (1.85%) Drupal
Applications
1 29 (26.85%) Photoshop
2 15 (13.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 9 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 23 (21.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (15.74%) SaaS
2 7 (6.48%) MailChimp
3 1 (0.93%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (39.81%) MySQL
2 23 (21.30%) MongoDB
3 15 (13.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 58 (53.70%) Git (software)
2 30 (27.78%) Jasmine
3 24 (22.22%) Behat
4 21 (19.44%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 21 (19.44%) Jenkins
5 13 (12.04%) PHPUnit
6 12 (11.11%) Visual Studio
7 7 (6.48%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (5.56%) Subversion
9 1 (0.93%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
General
1 21 (19.44%) Advertising
2 15 (13.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 105 (97.22%) Developer
2 48 (44.44%) Front-End Developer
3 33 (30.56%) Web Developer
4 22 (20.37%) PHP Developer
5 21 (19.44%) JavaScript Developer
5 21 (19.44%) UI Developer
6 16 (14.81%) Front-End Web Developer
6 16 (14.81%) Senior Developer
7 14 (12.96%) UI Programmer
8 8 (7.41%) Junior
8 8 (7.41%) Junior Developer
9 7 (6.48%) Junior Web Developer
9 7 (6.48%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 7 (6.48%) Junior Front-End Developer
10 6 (5.56%) .NET Developer
11 4 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
11 4 (3.70%) Senior PHP Developer
12 3 (2.78%) PHP Web Developer
12 3 (2.78%) UX Developer
13 2 (1.85%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (100.00%) CSS
2 98 (90.74%) HTML
3 89 (82.41%) jQuery
4 76 (70.37%) Sass
5 70 (64.81%) HTML5
6 53 (49.07%) CSS3
7 32 (29.63%) AngularJS
7 32 (29.63%) Backbone.js
8 27 (25.00%) Symfony
9 16 (14.81%) Ajax
10 14 (12.96%) CakePHP
10 14 (12.96%) Laravel
11 10 (9.26%) XHTML
12 8 (7.41%) JSON
13 7 (6.48%) .NET Framework
13 7 (6.48%) Flash
13 7 (6.48%) .NET
13 7 (6.48%) Razor View Engine
13 7 (6.48%) Kendo UI
14 6 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 54 (50.00%) User Experience
2 21 (19.44%) Mobile App
3 7 (6.48%) Animation
4 5 (4.63%) N-Tier
5 4 (3.70%) NHS
5 4 (3.70%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.85%) Open Source
7 1 (0.93%) W3C
7 1 (0.93%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 51 (47.22%) Linux
2 1 (0.93%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (52.78%) E-Commerce
2 52 (48.15%) OO
3 40 (37.04%) OO PHP
4 32 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (25.00%) TDD
6 24 (22.22%) BDD
7 21 (19.44%) Mobile Application Development
7 21 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (18.52%) Responsive Web Design
9 19 (17.59%) MVC
10 17 (15.74%) OOP
11 13 (12.04%) UX Design
12 12 (11.11%) Online Marketing
12 12 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
13 10 (9.26%) Web Design
13 10 (9.26%) SEO
14 8 (7.41%) Web Development
14 8 (7.41%) Kanban
15 7 (6.48%) Logistics
16 5 (4.63%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 104 (96.30%) JavaScript
2 68 (62.96%) PHP
3 23 (21.30%) SQL
4 12 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 7 (6.48%) ActionScript 3.0
5 7 (6.48%) ActionScript 2.0
5 7 (6.48%) ActionScript
6 6 (5.56%) C#
6 6 (5.56%) Java
6 6 (5.56%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.78%) PHP5
7 3 (2.78%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.93%) Ruby
8 1 (0.93%) VB
8 1 (0.93%) CoffeeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 23 (21.30%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) Plesk
Vendors
1 22 (20.37%) Facebook
2 16 (14.81%) Adobe
3 13 (12.04%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.70%) Cisco
4 4 (3.70%) IBM
5 2 (1.85%) Zend
6 1 (0.93%) Twitter
6 1 (0.93%) Google
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £17000 - £35000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago