The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 204 211 219
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Permanent jobs citing LESS 2 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.045% 0.31% 0.054%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 1.08% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 3
Median salary £32,500 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +38.46%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
1379 1476 1657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 31.03% 28.57% 29.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1205 1248 1396
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing LESS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +11 2 £32,500 -27.77%
LESS
South East

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for LESS.

1 28 (100.00%) HTML
1 28 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 28 (100.00%) CSS
2 25 (89.29%) HTML5
3 24 (85.71%) AngularJS
4 19 (67.86%) User Experience
5 18 (64.29%) Backbone.js
5 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (53.57%) HTTP
6 15 (53.57%) Sass
7 14 (50.00%) RESTful
7 14 (50.00%) Dojo
7 14 (50.00%) OO
8 12 (42.86%) CSS3
9 11 (39.29%) React
9 11 (39.29%) Web Development
10 10 (35.71%) jQuery
11 8 (28.57%) Front End Development
12 7 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (21.43%) KnockoutJS
13 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
13 6 (21.43%) C#
13 6 (21.43%) .NET
14 5 (17.86%) Photoshop
14 5 (17.86%) Grunt
15 4 (14.29%) Adobe
15 4 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
15 4 (14.29%) InDesign
15 4 (14.29%) gulp
15 4 (14.29%) Wireframes

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (10.71%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Photoshop
2 4 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (14.29%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 15 (53.57%) HTTP
2 2 (7.14%) FTP
2 2 (7.14%) Internet
2 2 (7.14%) SMTP
2 2 (7.14%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Grunt
2 4 (14.29%) gulp
3 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.71%) Subversion
3 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.57%) Bitbucket
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
1 3 (10.71%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 28 (100.00%) Developer
2 21 (75.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 11 (39.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 10 (35.71%) HTML Developer
5 7 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
6 6 (21.43%) .NET Developer
7 3 (10.71%) .NET Web Developer
7 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (10.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (10.71%) C# Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Junior
8 1 (3.57%) Junior Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (3.57%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) CSS
1 28 (100.00%) HTML
2 25 (89.29%) HTML5
3 24 (85.71%) AngularJS
4 18 (64.29%) Backbone.js
5 15 (53.57%) Sass
6 14 (50.00%) Dojo
6 14 (50.00%) RESTful
7 12 (42.86%) CSS3
8 11 (39.29%) React
9 10 (35.71%) jQuery
10 7 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (21.43%) .NET
11 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
11 6 (21.43%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (10.71%) Ajax
12 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (10.71%) Durandal
12 3 (10.71%) Web Services
13 2 (7.14%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (67.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) OO
3 11 (39.29%) Web Development
4 8 (28.57%) Front End Development
5 4 (14.29%) Wireframes
6 3 (10.71%) Change Management
6 3 (10.71%) Cross-Browser Development
6 3 (10.71%) MVC
6 3 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (10.71%) SDLC
6 3 (10.71%) Software Delivery
7 2 (7.14%) B2B
7 2 (7.14%) B2C
7 2 (7.14%) User Stories
8 1 (3.57%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (21.43%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) WAI
1 1 (3.57%) WCAG
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Adobe