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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 191 219
Rank change year-on-year +15 +28  
Permanent jobs citing LESS 65 45 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.20% 0.81% 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.88% 2.11% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 55 39 32
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +63.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  

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 2260 2136 2795
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 41.68% 38.48% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1933 1857 2374
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +26 24 £42,500 +9.67% 10
East Yorkshire +2 18 £33,000 +3.12% 1
North Yorkshire -14 7 £30,500 -32.22% 1
South Yorkshire -11 2 £40,000 +14.28% 1
LESS
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 119 (99.17%) HTML
1 119 (99.17%) JavaScript
2 115 (95.83%) CSS
3 87 (72.50%) HTML5
4 62 (51.67%) Sass
5 58 (48.33%) Git (software)
6 55 (45.83%) MVC
7 52 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
8 49 (40.83%) PHP
9 41 (34.17%) AngularJS
10 39 (32.50%) TDD
11 38 (31.67%) React
11 38 (31.67%) Front End Development
12 36 (30.00%) Scrum
12 36 (30.00%) Web Services
12 36 (30.00%) C#
13 35 (29.17%) ES6
14 34 (28.33%) Degree
15 32 (26.67%) MySQL
16 31 (25.83%) Web Development
17 29 (24.17%) Project Management
18 28 (23.33%) CSS3
19 27 (22.50%) ASP.NET Web API
19 27 (22.50%) ASP.NET
19 27 (22.50%) SQL Server
19 27 (22.50%) .NET
19 27 (22.50%) SQL Server 2005
19 27 (22.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 27 (22.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 27 (22.50%) Computer Science

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 17 (14.17%) WordPress
2 15 (12.50%) nginx
3 14 (11.67%) Confluence
4 6 (5.00%) CMS
5 4 (3.33%) Apache Solr
5 4 (3.33%) Drupal
5 4 (3.33%) Umbraco
6 3 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.67%) concrete5
7 2 (1.67%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (0.83%) Apache
8 1 (0.83%) Kentico
Applications
1 9 (7.50%) Photoshop
2 7 (5.83%) InVision
Business Applications
1 14 (11.67%) Magento
2 11 (9.17%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.00%) Cloudflare
2 9 (7.50%) GitHub
3 7 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.67%) PaaS
5 2 (1.67%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.83%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (26.67%) MySQL
2 27 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 27 (22.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 27 (22.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 27 (22.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (10.83%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (7.50%) Endeca
5 8 (6.67%) Relational Database
6 6 (5.00%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.50%) Redis
8 2 (1.67%) CouchDB
8 2 (1.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 58 (48.33%) Git (software)
2 26 (21.67%) Grunt
3 22 (18.33%) gulp
4 21 (17.50%) JIRA
5 14 (11.67%) Jasmine
6 12 (10.00%) Vagrant
7 7 (5.83%) QUnit
7 7 (5.83%) webpack
8 4 (3.33%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (2.50%) Travis CI
10 2 (1.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 2 (1.67%) Bower
10 2 (1.67%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.67%) Mercurial
10 2 (1.67%) Selenium
10 2 (1.67%) Subversion
11 1 (0.83%) Mocha
11 1 (0.83%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.83%) Protractor
General
1 12 (10.00%) Marketing
2 7 (5.83%) Military
2 7 (5.83%) Retail
3 4 (3.33%) Local Government
4 2 (1.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 115 (95.83%) Developer
2 31 (25.83%) HTML Developer
3 29 (24.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 25 (20.83%) .NET Developer
4 25 (20.83%) JavaScript Developer
5 24 (20.00%) Software Developer
6 20 (16.67%) PHP Developer
7 19 (15.83%) .NET Software Developer
7 19 (15.83%) C# .NET Developer
7 19 (15.83%) C# Developer
7 19 (15.83%) C# Software Developer
7 19 (15.83%) HTML CSS Developer
8 16 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
8 16 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (11.67%) Java Developer
10 9 (7.50%) Full Stack Developer
10 9 (7.50%) Senior Developer
11 8 (6.67%) Angular Developer
12 7 (5.83%) Agile Developer
13 6 (5.00%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (99.17%) HTML
2 115 (95.83%) CSS
3 87 (72.50%) HTML5
4 62 (51.67%) Sass
5 41 (34.17%) AngularJS
6 38 (31.67%) React
7 36 (30.00%) Web Services
8 28 (23.33%) CSS3
9 27 (22.50%) .NET
9 27 (22.50%) ASP.NET
9 27 (22.50%) ASP.NET Web API
9 27 (22.50%) WCF
10 24 (20.00%) .NET Framework
10 24 (20.00%) Entity Framework
10 24 (20.00%) NHibernate
11 22 (18.33%) Node.js
12 21 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (13.33%) JSON
13 16 (13.33%) WinForms
14 15 (12.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 27 (22.50%) Computer Science
2 12 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (10.00%) User Experience
3 10 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 9 (7.50%) PMI
5 4 (3.33%) W3C
6 2 (1.67%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.33%) Unix
2 3 (2.50%) Linux
3 2 (1.67%) CentOS
4 1 (0.83%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (45.83%) MVC
2 52 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (32.50%) TDD
4 38 (31.67%) Front End Development
5 36 (30.00%) Scrum
6 31 (25.83%) Web Development
7 29 (24.17%) Project Management
8 21 (17.50%) E-Commerce
9 20 (16.67%) OO
10 17 (14.17%) Software Engineering
11 16 (13.33%) SEO
12 14 (11.67%) SDLC
13 13 (10.83%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (10.00%) Integrated Marketing
14 12 (10.00%) Wireframes
15 11 (9.17%) OO PHP
15 11 (9.17%) OOP
15 11 (9.17%) SOLID
16 9 (7.50%) Kanban
16 9 (7.50%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 119 (99.17%) JavaScript
2 49 (40.83%) PHP
3 36 (30.00%) C#
4 35 (29.17%) ES6
5 24 (20.00%) SQL
6 20 (16.67%) Java
7 7 (5.83%) CoffeeScript
8 4 (3.33%) PHP 7
8 4 (3.33%) Python
9 2 (1.67%) Clojure
9 2 (1.67%) Scala
10 1 (0.83%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (28.33%) Degree
2 9 (7.50%) PMI Certification
3 4 (3.33%) DBS Check
System Software
1 2 (1.67%) Docker
1 2 (1.67%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (1.67%) Graphite
1 2 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.67%) Salt
Vendors
1 16 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.17%) hybris
2 11 (9.17%) SAP
3 9 (7.50%) BroadVision
4 3 (2.50%) Adobe
5 2 (1.67%) PayPal
5 2 (1.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.67%) Splunk
5 2 (1.67%) Zend
6 1 (0.83%) Google
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £350000 per annum + and additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + BENS
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + LOTS OF BENS
Posted: 6 days ago
Huddersfield, Yorkshire
Pearson Frank
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum £40,000 - £45,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Adderley Featherstone
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 11 days ago