The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for LESS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 181 193 190
Rank change year-on-year +12 -3  
Permanent jobs citing LESS 57 66 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.06% 1.02% 1.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.61% 2.64% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 53 56 66
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.28% -  

LESS is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2181 2497 2766
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 40.64% 38.73% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1960 2102 2315
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

LESS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing LESS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for LESS in Yorkshire

LESS
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for LESS in Yorkshire

LESS
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LESS in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for LESS in Yorkshire

LESS
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +8 39 £37,500 +7.14% 11
North Yorkshire -2 11 £45,000 +32.35% 1
South Yorkshire +7 3 £40,000 +45.45% 1
East Yorkshire -10 3 - - 1
LESS
England

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for LESS.

1 96 (98.97%) JavaScript
1 96 (98.97%) CSS
2 91 (93.81%) HTML
3 63 (64.95%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (60.82%) HTML5
5 55 (56.70%) MVC
6 52 (53.61%) Web Development
7 49 (50.52%) TDD
8 48 (49.48%) Sass
9 47 (48.45%) Front End Development
9 47 (48.45%) C#
10 45 (46.39%) Degree
11 44 (45.36%) Scrum
12 40 (41.24%) Node.js
13 37 (38.14%) React
14 35 (36.08%) Software Engineering
15 33 (34.02%) Web Services
16 32 (32.99%) PHP
17 31 (31.96%) AngularJS
18 30 (30.93%) JSON
19 28 (28.87%) CSS3
20 27 (27.84%) DOM
21 26 (26.80%) ASP.NET
21 26 (26.80%) .NET
22 25 (25.77%) Git (software)
22 25 (25.77%) Jasmine
22 25 (25.77%) SOLID
23 24 (24.74%) KnockoutJS
23 24 (24.74%) ASP.NET MVC
23 24 (24.74%) SQL Server

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (12.37%) CMS
2 7 (7.22%) WordPress
3 6 (6.19%) concrete5
3 6 (6.19%) ExpressionEngine
3 6 (6.19%) nginx
4 3 (3.09%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.06%) Kentico
6 1 (1.03%) Apache
6 1 (1.03%) Drupal
6 1 (1.03%) IIS
6 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (14.43%) MS Excel
2 12 (12.37%) Photoshop
3 6 (6.19%) InVision
Business Applications
1 8 (8.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.22%) GitHub
2 6 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.19%) Sage Pay
3 2 (2.06%) SaaS
4 1 (1.03%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (24.74%) SQL Server
2 23 (23.71%) MySQL
3 22 (22.68%) SQL Server 2005
3 22 (22.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (22.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (12.37%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (9.28%) Redis
5 9 (9.28%) Relational Database
6 8 (8.25%) NoSQL
7 7 (7.22%) MongoDB
8 6 (6.19%) CouchDB
9 1 (1.03%) RavenDB
9 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (25.77%) Git (software)
1 25 (25.77%) Jasmine
2 22 (22.68%) QUnit
3 16 (16.49%) gulp
4 14 (14.43%) Grunt
5 8 (8.25%) Bower
6 6 (6.19%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 3 (3.09%) webpack
8 2 (2.06%) Mocha
9 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.03%) JIRA
9 1 (1.03%) Moq
9 1 (1.03%) NuGet
9 1 (1.03%) NUnit
9 1 (1.03%) PHPUnit
9 1 (1.03%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.03%) Subversion
9 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.03%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (21.65%) Military
2 1 (1.03%) Advertising
2 1 (1.03%) Marketing
2 1 (1.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 92 (94.85%) Developer
2 38 (39.18%) JavaScript Developer
3 36 (37.11%) Software Developer
4 25 (25.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 25 (25.77%) HTML Developer
5 24 (24.74%) PHP Developer
6 23 (23.71%) C# Developer
7 22 (22.68%) .NET Developer
7 22 (22.68%) Agile Developer
7 22 (22.68%) C# .NET Developer
7 22 (22.68%) C# Software Developer
8 21 (21.65%) .NET Software Developer
9 14 (14.43%) ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (14.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (10.31%) Full Stack Developer
11 9 (9.28%) Web Developer
12 8 (8.25%) HTML CSS Developer
13 7 (7.22%) PHP Web Developer
14 5 (5.15%) Software Engineer
15 4 (4.12%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (98.97%) CSS
2 91 (93.81%) HTML
3 59 (60.82%) HTML5
4 48 (49.48%) Sass
5 40 (41.24%) Node.js
6 37 (38.14%) React
7 33 (34.02%) Web Services
8 31 (31.96%) AngularJS
9 30 (30.93%) JSON
10 28 (28.87%) CSS3
11 27 (27.84%) DOM
12 26 (26.80%) .NET
12 26 (26.80%) ASP.NET
13 24 (24.74%) ASP.NET MVC
13 24 (24.74%) KnockoutJS
14 23 (23.71%) Redux
15 22 (22.68%) ASP.NET Web API
15 22 (22.68%) D3.js
15 22 (22.68%) WCF
16 18 (18.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.71%) Computer Science
1 23 (23.71%) PMI
2 16 (16.49%) Mobile App
3 9 (9.28%) User Experience
4 1 (1.03%) BBC
4 1 (1.03%) Blog
4 1 (1.03%) Tandem
4 1 (1.03%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.22%) Linux
2 6 (6.19%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (64.95%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (56.70%) MVC
3 52 (53.61%) Web Development
4 49 (50.52%) TDD
5 47 (48.45%) Front End Development
6 44 (45.36%) Scrum
7 35 (36.08%) Software Engineering
8 25 (25.77%) SOLID
9 22 (22.68%) Data Visualisation
9 22 (22.68%) Kanban
9 22 (22.68%) Project Management
9 22 (22.68%) Visualisation
10 21 (21.65%) Business Transformation
10 21 (21.65%) Mathematics
11 19 (19.59%) OO
12 13 (13.40%) E-Commerce
13 11 (11.34%) OO PHP
14 9 (9.28%) OOP
15 8 (8.25%) SEO
16 7 (7.22%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 96 (98.97%) JavaScript
2 47 (48.45%) C#
3 32 (32.99%) PHP
4 12 (12.37%) ES6
4 12 (12.37%) SQL
5 7 (7.22%) CoffeeScript
6 3 (3.09%) Ruby
7 1 (1.03%) C
7 1 (1.03%) Java
7 1 (1.03%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 45 (46.39%) Degree
2 23 (23.71%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.03%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (6.19%) Varnish
Vendors
1 17 (17.53%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.22%) Adobe
2 7 (7.22%) Zend
3 6 (6.19%) PayPal
3 6 (6.19%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.03%) Apple
4 1 (1.03%) Google
4 1 (1.03%) Xamarin
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