Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield with a requirement for LESS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LESS over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Cheshire > Macclesfield
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 27 26
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1 +6
Permanent jobs citing LESS 18 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 12.77% 6.74% 4.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.57% 8.89% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 5
Macclesfield median annual salary £40,750 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.67% +15.38% -3.70%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £30,350
90th Percentile £47,500 £38,750 £36,000
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £43,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year -8.57% -16.67% +61.54%

LESS is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Macclesfield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 92 135 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 65.25% 75.84% 51.69%
Number of salaries quoted 91 128 51
Macclesfield median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -4.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £61,250 £42,500
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% +6.67%

LESS
Job Vacancy Trend in Macclesfield

Job postings citing LESS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield.

Job vacancy trend for LESS in Macclesfield

LESS
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LESS in Macclesfield.

Salary trend for LESS in Macclesfield

LESS
Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LESS in Macclesfield over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for LESS in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing LESS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Macclesfield region with a requirement for LESS.

1 18 (100.00%) HTML
1 18 (100.00%) CSS
2 16 (88.89%) AngularJS
3 15 (83.33%) Adobe
3 15 (83.33%) Angular 2
3 15 (83.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
5 11 (61.11%) Finance
5 11 (61.11%) User Experience
5 11 (61.11%) HTML5
5 11 (61.11%) CSS3
5 11 (61.11%) Front End Development
6 10 (55.56%) jQuery
6 10 (55.56%) Responsive Web Design
6 10 (55.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (50.00%) Google
7 9 (50.00%) Wireframes
7 9 (50.00%) Material Design
8 8 (44.44%) Fintech
9 7 (38.89%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
10 5 (27.78%) Castleton
10 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
10 5 (27.78%) Scrum
10 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (27.78%) MVC
10 5 (27.78%) SEO
10 5 (27.78%) C
10 5 (27.78%) C#
10 5 (27.78%) .NET
11 4 (22.22%) Photoshop

LESS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 15 (83.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (61.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (27.78%) .NET Developer
3 5 (27.78%) .NET Software Developer
3 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (27.78%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (27.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (27.78%) C# Developer
3 5 (27.78%) C# Software Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Software Developer
3 5 (27.78%) UI Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) CSS
1 18 (100.00%) HTML
2 16 (88.89%) AngularJS
3 15 (83.33%) Angular 2
4 11 (61.11%) CSS3
4 11 (61.11%) HTML5
5 10 (55.56%) jQuery
5 10 (55.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (50.00%) Material Design
7 5 (27.78%) .NET
7 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
8 4 (22.22%) Ajax
9 2 (11.11%) Compass CSS Framework
9 2 (11.11%) Sass
10 1 (5.56%) React
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) User Experience
2 8 (44.44%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Front End Development
2 10 (55.56%) Responsive Web Design
3 9 (50.00%) Wireframes
4 7 (38.89%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
5 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (27.78%) MVC
5 5 (27.78%) Scrum
5 5 (27.78%) SEO
6 3 (16.67%) Creative Thinking
6 3 (16.67%) Innovative Thinking
7 2 (11.11%) Web Development
8 1 (5.56%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
2 5 (27.78%) C
2 5 (27.78%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) PHP
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Adobe
2 9 (50.00%) Google
3 5 (27.78%) Castleton