The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 243 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LESS 17 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.22% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.57% - -
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -42.85%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3008 2207 2679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 39.34% 38.44% 46.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2336 1839 2393
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LESS
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire - 11 £42,500 -
North Yorkshire - 6 £35,000 -
LESS
England

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 21 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 19 (79.17%) CSS
3 18 (75.00%) jQuery
4 16 (66.67%) HTML
5 12 (50.00%) SaaS
6 11 (45.83%) Kendo UI
6 11 (45.83%) Logistics
7 10 (41.67%) Sass
8 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
8 9 (37.50%) MVC
8 9 (37.50%) .NET
9 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 8 (33.33%) Windows
10 7 (29.17%) C#
11 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
11 6 (25.00%) CoffeeScript
12 5 (20.83%) Backbone.js
12 5 (20.83%) Ember.js
12 5 (20.83%) Scrum
13 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (16.67%) SQL
13 4 (16.67%) Web Services
13 4 (16.67%) HTML5
13 4 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (16.67%) Twitter
13 4 (16.67%) CSS3
14 3 (12.50%) WebSockets
14 3 (12.50%) Red Gate
14 3 (12.50%) Facebook
14 3 (12.50%) Razor View Engine

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (8.33%) Joomla!
1 2 (8.33%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 12 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (12.50%) MySQL
2 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (25.00%) User Experience Developer
4 6 (25.00%) UI Developer
4 6 (25.00%) UI Programmer
5 5 (20.83%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (20.83%) C# Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Front-End Web Developer
8 1 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (79.17%) CSS
2 18 (75.00%) jQuery
3 16 (66.67%) HTML
4 11 (45.83%) Kendo UI
5 10 (41.67%) Sass
6 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 9 (37.50%) .NET
7 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 5 (20.83%) Backbone.js
8 5 (20.83%) Ember.js
9 4 (16.67%) Web Services
9 4 (16.67%) HTML5
9 4 (16.67%) CSS3
10 3 (12.50%) WebSockets
10 3 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (12.50%) LINQ
10 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
10 3 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Logistics
2 9 (37.50%) MVC
3 5 (20.83%) Scrum
4 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (4.17%) MVVM
6 1 (4.17%) Web Design
6 1 (4.17%) Web Development
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (29.17%) C#
3 6 (25.00%) CoffeeScript
4 4 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 3 (12.50%) Ruby
6 2 (8.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Twitter
2 3 (12.50%) Red Gate
2 3 (12.50%) Facebook
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft