Period
to 22 May 2019

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 22 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 279 250 226
Rank change year-on-year -29 -24 +19
Permanent jobs citing LESS 23 61 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.31% 0.63% 1.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.87% 1.65% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 20 61 100
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,725 £27,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £49,600 £47,500 £50,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 2,629 3,697 4,352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 35.33% 38.32% 41.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2,275 3,267 3,804
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,600 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.00% +5.26% -

LESS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 22 May 2019.

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 22 May 2019. 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
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +37 21 £37,500 +7.14%
South Yorkshire -2 1 £25,000 -23.08%
North Yorkshire -57 1 £28,500 -26.45%
LESS
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2019, 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 22 (95.65%) JavaScript
2 20 (86.96%) CSS
2 20 (86.96%) HTML
3 19 (82.61%) Sass
4 16 (69.57%) jQuery
5 15 (65.22%) User Experience
5 15 (65.22%) React
5 15 (65.22%) Front End Development
6 13 (56.52%) AngularJS
7 12 (52.17%) Software Engineering
8 10 (43.48%) PHP
9 9 (39.13%) MySQL
9 9 (39.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (30.43%) HTML5
10 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce
10 7 (30.43%) WordPress
11 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
11 6 (26.09%) MVC
11 6 (26.09%) SQL
11 6 (26.09%) Node.js
11 6 (26.09%) CSS3
11 6 (26.09%) Analytics
12 5 (21.74%) Vue.js
12 5 (21.74%) Google Analytics
12 5 (21.74%) Google
13 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
13 4 (17.39%) Subversion
13 4 (17.39%) Zend
13 4 (17.39%) .NET
13 4 (17.39%) C#

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 7 (30.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (13.04%) Photoshop
1 3 (13.04%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Magento
2 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.35%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Google Analytics
2 4 (17.39%) AdWords
3 2 (8.70%) npm
4 1 (4.35%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (4.35%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) MySQL
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.35%) phpMyAdmin
4 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.35%) RavenDB
4 1 (4.35%) Redis
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
2 4 (17.39%) Subversion
3 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
4 2 (8.70%) Grunt
4 2 (8.70%) gulp
4 2 (8.70%) Vagrant
5 1 (4.35%) Moq
5 1 (4.35%) NUnit
5 1 (4.35%) SpecFlow
5 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
5 1 (4.35%) Xdebug
General
1 2 (8.70%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (65.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (30.43%) Senior Developer
4 3 (13.04%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Magento Developer
5 2 (8.70%) PHP Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Magento Developer
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (4.35%) HTML Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Junior
6 1 (4.35%) Junior C# Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (86.96%) CSS
1 20 (86.96%) HTML
2 19 (82.61%) Sass
3 16 (69.57%) jQuery
4 15 (65.22%) React
5 13 (56.52%) AngularJS
6 9 (39.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (30.43%) HTML5
8 6 (26.09%) CSS3
8 6 (26.09%) Node.js
9 5 (21.74%) Vue.js
10 4 (17.39%) .NET
10 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
11 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
11 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (8.70%) Compass CSS Framework
12 1 (4.35%) .NET Core
12 1 (4.35%) KnockoutJS
12 1 (4.35%) Laravel
12 1 (4.35%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 15 (65.22%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) Blog
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) Life Science
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Front End Development
2 12 (52.17%) Software Engineering
3 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce
4 6 (26.09%) Analytics
4 6 (26.09%) MVC
5 4 (17.39%) OOP
6 3 (13.04%) B2B
6 3 (13.04%) B2C
6 3 (13.04%) Performance Optimisation
6 3 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.70%) SEO
7 2 (8.70%) TDD
7 2 (8.70%) Time Management
8 1 (4.35%) BDD
8 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
8 1 (4.35%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (4.35%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
8 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) JavaScript
2 10 (43.48%) PHP
3 6 (26.09%) SQL
4 4 (17.39%) C#
5 3 (13.04%) PHP 5
6 1 (4.35%) Go
6 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Google
2 4 (17.39%) Zend
3 2 (8.70%) Xamarin
4 1 (4.35%) Adobe
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.35%) WooCommerce