Period
to 23 January 2022

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 23 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 224 186 223
Rank change year-on-year -38 +37 +14
Permanent jobs citing LESS 42 6 21
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.60% 0.16% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.89% 0.38% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 37 5 19
10th Percentile £37,100 - £26,250
25th Percentile £46,250 £51,250 £28,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £57,500 £32,500
Median % change year-on-year -17.39% +76.92% -7.14%
75th Percentile £48,750 £61,250 £47,500
90th Percentile - £63,500 £48,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year -4.76% +2.44% +13.89%

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 2,218 1,559 2,190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 31.69% 41.11% 35.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,685 1,322 1,917
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £28,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +2.27%
75th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £75,750 £65,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -31 41 £47,500 -17.39% 5
South Yorkshire - 1 £25,500 - 1
LESS
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 42 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 42 (100.00%) CSS
2 41 (97.62%) React
3 39 (92.86%) Sass
4 33 (78.57%) Git (software)
5 32 (76.19%) AngularJS
6 30 (71.43%) webpack
6 30 (71.43%) ES6
7 29 (69.05%) AWS
8 28 (66.67%) Node.js
8 28 (66.67%) PHP
9 27 (64.29%) Azure
9 27 (64.29%) Mobile App
10 26 (61.90%) Docker
10 26 (61.90%) GCP
11 25 (59.52%) Ionic Framework
11 25 (59.52%) React Native
11 25 (59.52%) Vue.js
11 25 (59.52%) NativeScript
11 25 (59.52%) Linux
11 25 (59.52%) Linux Command Line
11 25 (59.52%) CI/CD
12 14 (33.33%) HTML
13 11 (26.19%) User Experience
14 9 (21.43%) UX Design
15 8 (19.05%) Software Engineering
15 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (19.05%) Front End Development
16 7 (16.67%) TypeScript
16 7 (16.67%) Clean Code

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 3 (7.14%) CMS
1 3 (7.14%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.38%) IIS
2 1 (2.38%) SAS
2 1 (2.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (11.90%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.38%) Adobe XD
Cloud Services
1 29 (69.05%) AWS
2 27 (64.29%) Azure
3 26 (61.90%) GCP
4 6 (14.29%) Google Analytics
5 5 (11.90%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Figma
6 1 (2.38%) PaaS
6 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) MySQL
2 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.76%) Redis
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (78.57%) Git (software)
2 30 (71.43%) webpack
3 5 (11.90%) Grunt
3 5 (11.90%) gulp
3 5 (11.90%) Jasmine
3 5 (11.90%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
1 5 (11.90%) Inclusion and Diversity
1 5 (11.90%) Influencing Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Marketing
2 2 (4.76%) Social Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Games
3 1 (2.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 35 (83.33%) Developer
2 25 (59.52%) JavaScript Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (7.14%) UX Developer
6 2 (4.76%) PHP Software Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.38%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.38%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (2.38%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Principal Developer
7 1 (2.38%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) CSS
2 41 (97.62%) React
3 39 (92.86%) Sass
4 32 (76.19%) AngularJS
5 28 (66.67%) Node.js
6 25 (59.52%) Ionic Framework
6 25 (59.52%) NativeScript
6 25 (59.52%) React Native
6 25 (59.52%) Vue.js
7 14 (33.33%) HTML
8 6 (14.29%) CSS3
8 6 (14.29%) HTML5
8 6 (14.29%) jQuery
9 5 (11.90%) Electron Framework
9 5 (11.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (11.90%) XHTML
10 4 (9.52%) Ajax
11 3 (7.14%) Laravel
11 3 (7.14%) REST
11 3 (7.14%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 27 (64.29%) Mobile App
2 25 (59.52%) Linux Command Line
3 11 (26.19%) User Experience
4 5 (11.90%) Cyber Defence
4 5 (11.90%) Cyberattack
5 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.38%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 25 (59.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) CI/CD
2 9 (21.43%) UX Design
3 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (19.05%) Front End Development
3 8 (19.05%) Software Engineering
4 7 (16.67%) Clean Code
5 6 (14.29%) A/B Testing
5 6 (14.29%) Analytics
5 6 (14.29%) SEO
6 5 (11.90%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 5 (11.90%) Project Delivery
6 5 (11.90%) Threat Intelligence
6 5 (11.90%) Web Development
7 4 (9.52%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 4 (9.52%) DevOps
7 4 (9.52%) Mobile First
7 4 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (9.52%) Web Design
7 4 (9.52%) Wireframes
8 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 30 (71.43%) ES6
3 28 (66.67%) PHP
4 7 (16.67%) TypeScript
5 4 (9.52%) JSX
6 3 (7.14%) Go
6 3 (7.14%) SQL
7 2 (4.76%) C#
7 2 (4.76%) Ruby
8 1 (2.38%) Java
8 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
1 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) Degree
3 2 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 26 (61.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) cPanel
1 1 (2.38%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Google
2 5 (11.90%) Adobe
3 2 (4.76%) Apple
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) IBM
4 1 (2.38%) SAP
4 1 (2.38%) Xamarin