The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 203 219 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing LESS 21 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.38% 0.069% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.34% 0.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 0
Average salary £47,500 £31,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
LESS
South East

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 Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1573 1729 1727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.62% 30.01% 32.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1339 1477 1535
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

LESS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

LESS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

LESS Salary Trend in Berkshire

LESS
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LESS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

LESS Salary Histogram in Berkshire

LESS
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +7 16 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Maidenhead - 1 £52,500 - 1
LESS
South East

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 43 (95.56%) CSS
1 43 (95.56%) jQuery
2 41 (91.11%) HTML
3 34 (75.56%) JavaScript
3 34 (75.56%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (73.33%) AngularJS
5 31 (68.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 27 (60.00%) HTML5
7 22 (48.89%) Scrum
8 21 (46.67%) Web Development
9 20 (44.44%) MVC
10 19 (42.22%) OO
11 18 (40.00%) C#
11 18 (40.00%) ASP.NET
11 18 (40.00%) SQL
11 18 (40.00%) .NET
11 18 (40.00%) SQL Server
12 16 (35.56%) T-SQL
12 16 (35.56%) WCF
12 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (35.56%) SQL Server 2008
12 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 16 (35.56%) Sass
12 16 (35.56%) CSS3
13 14 (31.11%) User Experience
14 13 (28.89%) Visual Studio
15 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
16 11 (24.44%) Photoshop
16 11 (24.44%) Workflow
16 11 (24.44%) Finance

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 10 (22.22%) Node.js
2 5 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 11 (24.44%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (35.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (24.44%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 13 (28.89%) Visual Studio
2 11 (24.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.44%) Subversion
5 1 (2.22%) Mocha
5 1 (2.22%) Hudson
5 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (24.44%) Finance
2 7 (15.56%) Marketing
3 6 (13.33%) Advertising
4 5 (11.11%) Arabic Language
5 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.22%) Banking
5 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (75.56%) Developer
2 13 (28.89%) .NET Developer
3 12 (26.67%) Software Developer
4 11 (24.44%) C# Developer
4 11 (24.44%) ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (24.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (24.44%) UI Designer
4 11 (24.44%) Designer
4 11 (24.44%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (22.22%) UX Designer
5 10 (22.22%) Front-End Developer
6 9 (20.00%) UI Developer
7 7 (15.56%) Senior Developer
7 7 (15.56%) C# Software Developer
7 7 (15.56%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (11.11%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Agile .NET Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Agile C# Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Junior Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (95.56%) CSS
1 43 (95.56%) jQuery
2 41 (91.11%) HTML
3 33 (73.33%) AngularJS
4 31 (68.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 27 (60.00%) HTML5
6 18 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 18 (40.00%) .NET
7 16 (35.56%) WCF
7 16 (35.56%) Sass
7 16 (35.56%) CSS3
7 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 11 (24.44%) Entity Framework
8 11 (24.44%) WF
9 10 (22.22%) DOM
10 3 (6.67%) Backbone.js
11 2 (4.44%) REST
11 2 (4.44%) .NET Framework
11 2 (4.44%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.11%) User Experience
2 11 (24.44%) Human Factors
2 11 (24.44%) RIA
2 11 (24.44%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.44%) W3C
4 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.22%) Streaming Music
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (75.56%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (48.89%) Scrum
3 21 (46.67%) Web Development
4 20 (44.44%) MVC
5 19 (42.22%) OO
6 11 (24.44%) Workflow
6 11 (24.44%) Usability Testing
6 11 (24.44%) Product Management
6 11 (24.44%) Domain-Driven Design
6 11 (24.44%) Information Architecture
6 11 (24.44%) CQRS
7 9 (20.00%) Unit Testing
8 7 (15.56%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (11.11%) Automated Testing
9 5 (11.11%) OOD
10 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
10 4 (8.89%) TDD
11 3 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
12 2 (4.44%) Kanban
12 2 (4.44%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
Programming Languages
1 34 (75.56%) JavaScript
2 18 (40.00%) SQL
2 18 (40.00%) C#
3 16 (35.56%) T-SQL
4 11 (24.44%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (24.44%) Twitter
2 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) ATG
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