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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 169 238 -
Rank change year-on-year
+69 -
Permanent jobs citing LESS 87 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.23% 0.12% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.28% 0.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 77 8 0
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +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
2652 2611 2346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 37.60% 40.33% 39.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2266 2078 2077
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +7.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +54 47 £25,000 -28.57%
West Yorkshire +12 19 £35,000 -7.89% 2
East Yorkshire - 19 £35,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
LESS
England

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 143 (97.95%) JavaScript
2 136 (93.15%) CSS
3 134 (91.78%) HTML
4 130 (89.04%) jQuery
5 109 (74.66%) Sass
6 108 (73.97%) HTML5
7 92 (63.01%) User Experience
8 90 (61.64%) PHP
8 90 (61.64%) E-Commerce
9 81 (55.48%) Git (software)
10 78 (53.42%) CSS3
11 76 (52.05%) OO
12 74 (50.68%) Linux
13 64 (43.84%) MySQL
14 61 (41.78%) OO PHP
15 51 (34.93%) CMS
16 43 (29.45%) Magento
17 42 (28.77%) Facebook
18 41 (28.08%) concrete5
18 41 (28.08%) Mobile App
18 41 (28.08%) Mobile Application Development
18 41 (28.08%) ExpressionEngine
18 41 (28.08%) Appcelerator Titanium
19 36 (24.66%) Marketing
19 36 (24.66%) Backbone.js
19 36 (24.66%) AngularJS
20 34 (23.29%) Agile Software Development
20 34 (23.29%) CakePHP
21 33 (22.60%) Jasmine
21 33 (22.60%) Node.js

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 51 (34.93%) CMS
2 41 (28.08%) concrete5
2 41 (28.08%) ExpressionEngine
3 33 (22.60%) Node.js
4 17 (11.64%) Apache
5 12 (8.22%) nginx
6 11 (7.53%) WordPress
7 4 (2.74%) IIS
8 2 (1.37%) Drupal
8 2 (1.37%) Joomla!
Applications
1 29 (19.86%) Photoshop
2 15 (10.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 9 (6.16%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (2.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 43 (29.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (15.07%) SaaS
2 7 (4.79%) MailChimp
3 1 (0.68%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (43.84%) MySQL
2 26 (17.81%) MongoDB
3 15 (10.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 81 (55.48%) Git (software)
2 41 (28.08%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 33 (22.60%) Jasmine
4 27 (18.49%) Behat
5 26 (17.81%) Jenkins
6 15 (10.27%) Visual Studio
7 13 (8.90%) PHPUnit
8 12 (8.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (3.42%) Subversion
10 1 (0.68%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
General
1 36 (24.66%) Marketing
2 25 (17.12%) Advertising
3 9 (6.16%) Retail
4 1 (0.68%) Games
Job Titles
1 134 (91.78%) Developer
2 72 (49.32%) Front-End Developer
3 36 (24.66%) Web Developer
4 27 (18.49%) UI Developer
5 25 (17.12%) JavaScript Developer
6 23 (15.75%) PHP Developer
7 20 (13.70%) Front-End Web Developer
8 15 (10.27%) UI Programmer
9 12 (8.22%) Senior Developer
10 11 (7.53%) Designer
11 9 (6.16%) Lead Designer
11 9 (6.16%) Digital Designer
12 8 (5.48%) Junior
12 8 (5.48%) Junior Developer
13 7 (4.79%) Junior Web Developer
13 7 (4.79%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 7 (4.79%) Junior Front-End Developer
14 4 (2.74%) .NET Developer
14 4 (2.74%) UX Developer
15 3 (2.05%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (93.15%) CSS
2 134 (91.78%) HTML
3 130 (89.04%) jQuery
4 109 (74.66%) Sass
5 108 (73.97%) HTML5
6 78 (53.42%) CSS3
7 36 (24.66%) Backbone.js
7 36 (24.66%) AngularJS
8 34 (23.29%) CakePHP
9 30 (20.55%) Symfony
10 21 (14.38%) Ajax
11 15 (10.27%) Laravel
12 12 (8.22%) Razor View Engine
13 8 (5.48%) Kendo UI
13 8 (5.48%) XHTML
14 7 (4.79%) Flash
15 6 (4.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 6 (4.11%) JSON
16 5 (3.42%) .NET Framework
16 5 (3.42%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 92 (63.01%) User Experience
2 41 (28.08%) Mobile App
3 7 (4.79%) Animation
4 4 (2.74%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.05%) NHS
5 3 (2.05%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.37%) Open Source
7 1 (0.68%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 74 (50.68%) Linux
2 1 (0.68%) UNIX
2 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (61.64%) E-Commerce
2 76 (52.05%) OO
3 61 (41.78%) OO PHP
4 41 (28.08%) Mobile Application Development
5 34 (23.29%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (21.92%) Digital Marketing
6 32 (21.92%) Online Marketing
7 29 (19.86%) TDD
8 27 (18.49%) BDD
9 26 (17.81%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (13.70%) Responsive Web Design
11 18 (12.33%) UX Design
12 16 (10.96%) OOP
12 16 (10.96%) MVC
13 11 (7.53%) SEO
14 10 (6.85%) Web Design
15 9 (6.16%) Mentoring
16 8 (5.48%) Kanban
16 8 (5.48%) Web Development
16 8 (5.48%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 143 (97.95%) JavaScript
2 90 (61.64%) PHP
3 26 (17.81%) SQL
4 12 (8.22%) Bash Shell
5 7 (4.79%) ActionScript
5 7 (4.79%) ActionScript 3.0
5 7 (4.79%) ActionScript 2.0
6 4 (2.74%) Java
6 4 (2.74%) C#
6 4 (2.74%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.05%) PHP5
8 2 (1.37%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.68%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (0.68%) Ruby
9 1 (0.68%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 26 (17.81%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) Plesk
Vendors
1 42 (28.77%) Facebook
2 18 (12.33%) Microsoft
2 18 (12.33%) Adobe
3 4 (2.74%) Cisco
3 4 (2.74%) IBM
4 2 (1.37%) Zend
5 1 (0.68%) Twitter
5 1 (0.68%) Google
Leeds
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Otley, West Yorkshire
Dataphiles Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum dependant on experience
Posted: 25 days ago