The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 31 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing LESS 18 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 6.43% 3.20% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.71% 6.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 0
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £41,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +37.50%
LESS
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
168 140 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 60.00% 49.82% 51.30%
Number of salaries quoted 160 113 189
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +6.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 6 March 2015, 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 29 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 29 (100.00%) CSS
2 27 (93.10%) Sass
3 25 (86.21%) HTML
4 16 (55.17%) OOCSS
5 15 (51.72%) HTML5
5 15 (51.72%) CSS3
5 15 (51.72%) PHP
6 13 (44.83%) Web Design
6 13 (44.83%) Google
6 13 (44.83%) Facebook
6 13 (44.83%) Twitter
6 13 (44.83%) Responsive Web Design
7 9 (31.03%) Web Development
8 8 (27.59%) Django
8 8 (27.59%) SQL
8 8 (27.59%) Python
8 8 (27.59%) NoSQL
9 7 (24.14%) jQuery
10 6 (20.69%) XML
10 6 (20.69%) JSON
11 5 (17.24%) Wiki
11 5 (17.24%) User Experience
11 5 (17.24%) Project Management
12 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
12 4 (13.79%) Algorithms
12 4 (13.79%) REST
12 4 (13.79%) Backbone.js
12 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
12 4 (13.79%) Mercurial

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) CMS
1 1 (3.45%) Umbraco
1 1 (3.45%) WordPress
1 1 (3.45%) Kentico
1 1 (3.45%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
1 4 (13.79%) Mercurial
2 2 (6.90%) Grunt
2 2 (6.90%) Bower
General
1 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (93.10%) Developer
2 19 (65.52%) Front-End Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Python Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Front-End Web Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Software Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Agile Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Django Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) CSS
2 27 (93.10%) Sass
3 25 (86.21%) HTML
4 16 (55.17%) OOCSS
5 15 (51.72%) HTML5
5 15 (51.72%) CSS3
6 8 (27.59%) Django
7 7 (24.14%) jQuery
8 6 (20.69%) XML
8 6 (20.69%) JSON
9 4 (13.79%) Backbone.js
9 4 (13.79%) REST
10 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
11 2 (6.90%) Ember.js
11 2 (6.90%) Spring
11 2 (6.90%) Apache CXF
11 2 (6.90%) Java EE
12 1 (3.45%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Wiki
1 5 (17.24%) User Experience
2 4 (13.79%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Web Design
1 13 (44.83%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (31.03%) Web Development
3 5 (17.24%) Project Management
4 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.34%) OO
6 2 (6.90%) Project Planning
6 2 (6.90%) MVC
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.90%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (51.72%) PHP
3 8 (27.59%) SQL
3 8 (27.59%) Python
4 2 (6.90%) Java
5 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Google
1 13 (44.83%) Facebook
1 13 (44.83%) Twitter
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) IBM
3 1 (3.45%) Adobe
3 1 (3.45%) HP
Bath
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago