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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 6 months to 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 267 219 171
Rank change year-on-year -48 -48 +122
Permanent jobs citing LESS 32 25 25
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.41% 0.43% 0.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.24% 1.18% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 28 24 17
10th Percentile £37,500 £27,500 £23,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% +16.67% +20.00%
75th Percentile £61,250 £54,500 £52,500
90th Percentile - £61,250 -
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% -8.33% +20.00%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,579 2,111 1,650
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 33.31% 36.21% 40.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,666 1,674 1,477
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £30,948
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,250
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.82% +11.18%
75th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% +0.88% +8.57%

LESS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing LESS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for LESS in Yorkshire

LESS
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing LESS in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for LESS in Yorkshire

LESS
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing LESS in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

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 6 months to 4 July 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
West Yorkshire -27 32 £57,500 +9.52% 1
LESS
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, IT jobs citing LESS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for LESS.

1 32 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 32 (100.00%) CSS
1 32 (100.00%) React
2 28 (87.50%) Sass
3 27 (84.38%) Front End Development
4 21 (65.63%) ES6
4 21 (65.63%) AngularJS
4 21 (65.63%) Node.js
5 19 (59.38%) Azure
6 17 (53.13%) AWS
6 17 (53.13%) Mobile App
6 17 (53.13%) PHP
6 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
6 17 (53.13%) Vue.js
6 17 (53.13%) Docker
6 17 (53.13%) Greenfield Project
7 15 (46.88%) Social Skills
7 15 (46.88%) HTML
7 15 (46.88%) NHibernate
8 12 (37.50%) User Experience
9 11 (34.38%) Clean Code
9 11 (34.38%) Git (software)
10 10 (31.25%) Agile
11 9 (28.13%) Google
11 9 (28.13%) Google Analytics
11 9 (28.13%) jQuery
11 9 (28.13%) CSS3
11 9 (28.13%) HTML5
11 9 (28.13%) Analytics
11 9 (28.13%) A/B Testing

LESS
Co-occurring 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 4 (12.50%) Confluence
2 2 (6.25%) CMS
2 2 (6.25%) IIS
2 2 (6.25%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.13%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 8 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe XD
2 1 (3.13%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 19 (59.38%) Azure
2 17 (53.13%) AWS
3 9 (28.13%) Google Analytics
4 8 (25.00%) Google Tag Manager
5 4 (12.50%) npm
6 2 (6.25%) Azure DevOps
6 2 (6.25%) GCP
7 1 (3.13%) Figma
7 1 (3.13%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (34.38%) Git (software)
2 8 (25.00%) gulp
3 6 (18.75%) webpack
4 4 (12.50%) Grunt
4 4 (12.50%) Jasmine
4 4 (12.50%) JIRA
4 4 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
4 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (46.88%) Social Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 4 (12.50%) Influencing Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Public Sector
3 3 (9.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (87.50%) Developer
2 17 (53.13%) JavaScript Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (3.13%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) CSS
1 32 (100.00%) React
2 28 (87.50%) Sass
3 21 (65.63%) AngularJS
3 21 (65.63%) Node.js
4 17 (53.13%) Vue.js
5 15 (46.88%) HTML
5 15 (46.88%) NHibernate
6 9 (28.13%) CSS3
6 9 (28.13%) HTML5
6 9 (28.13%) jQuery
7 8 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (18.75%) Razor View Engine
9 5 (15.63%) Ajax
10 4 (12.50%) Electron
10 4 (12.50%) XHTML
11 2 (6.25%) .NET Core
11 2 (6.25%) NativeScript
11 2 (6.25%) React Native
11 2 (6.25%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 17 (53.13%) Greenfield Project
1 17 (53.13%) Mobile App
2 12 (37.50%) User Experience
3 4 (12.50%) Cyber Defence
3 4 (12.50%) Cyberattack
3 4 (12.50%) NHS
4 2 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (84.38%) Front End Development
2 11 (34.38%) Clean Code
3 10 (31.25%) Agile
4 9 (28.13%) A/B Testing
4 9 (28.13%) Analytics
5 7 (21.88%) Mobile First
5 7 (21.88%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (21.88%) UX Design
5 7 (21.88%) Web Design
6 6 (18.75%) MVC
6 6 (18.75%) Product Roadmap
7 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
7 5 (15.63%) SEO
8 4 (12.50%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 4 (12.50%) Data Analytics
8 4 (12.50%) Deadline-Driven
8 4 (12.50%) Project Delivery
8 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 4 (12.50%) Threat Intelligence
8 4 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 21 (65.63%) ES6
3 17 (53.13%) PHP
4 7 (21.88%) JSX
5 6 (18.75%) C#
5 6 (18.75%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
System Software
1 17 (53.13%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Google
2 8 (25.00%) Adobe
3 4 (12.50%) Xamarin