The first table below looks at the demand for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Bath region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 53 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LESS 6 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 1.30% - 3.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.52% - 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 10
Average salary £42,250 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
238 133 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 51.52% 43.18% 56.73%
Number of salaries quoted 209 125 150
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LESS
Somerset

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LESS across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LESS Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

LESS
Salary Trend in Bath

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

LESS Salary Trend in Bath

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bath region citing LESS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LESS.

1 19 (100.00%) CSS
2 18 (94.74%) ASP.NET
2 18 (94.74%) .NET
2 18 (94.74%) C#
3 17 (89.47%) MVC
4 15 (78.95%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (78.95%) HTML
5 14 (73.68%) SQL
5 14 (73.68%) T-SQL
5 14 (73.68%) SQL Server
5 14 (73.68%) Web Services
5 14 (73.68%) Windows
5 14 (73.68%) Manufacturing
5 14 (73.68%) WinForms
5 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (73.68%) Web Development
5 14 (73.68%) Degree
5 14 (73.68%) WPF
5 14 (73.68%) Silverlight
5 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 14 (73.68%) Sass
6 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
7 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
8 1 (5.26%) TypeScript
8 1 (5.26%) jQuery
8 1 (5.26%) RESTful
8 1 (5.26%) SaaS
8 1 (5.26%) HTML5
8 1 (5.26%) CSS3
8 1 (5.26%) KnockoutJS

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bath region citing LESS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LESS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (73.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (94.74%) C# Developer
3 16 (84.21%) C# .NET Developer
3 16 (84.21%) .NET Developer
4 15 (78.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 15 (78.95%) ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (42.11%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (42.11%) Senior C# Developer
5 8 (42.11%) Senior .NET Developer
5 8 (42.11%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) CSS
2 18 (94.74%) ASP.NET
2 18 (94.74%) .NET
3 15 (78.95%) ASP.NET MVC
3 15 (78.95%) HTML
4 14 (73.68%) Web Services
4 14 (73.68%) WinForms
4 14 (73.68%) WPF
4 14 (73.68%) Silverlight
4 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 14 (73.68%) Sass
5 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.26%) jQuery
6 1 (5.26%) RESTful
6 1 (5.26%) HTML5
6 1 (5.26%) CSS3
6 1 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) MVC
2 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (73.68%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) C#
2 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 14 (73.68%) T-SQL
3 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) Degree