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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 225 222 219
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing LESS 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.067% 0.051% 0.037%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 0.15% 0.100%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
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
1335 1971 2004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.37% 33.19% 37.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1114 1699 1748
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
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 24 October 2014. 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
Windsor - 2 £35,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £40,000 -
Reading - 1 £42,500 -
LESS
South East

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
2 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
3 14 (82.35%) HTML5
4 13 (76.47%) AngularJS
4 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (58.82%) Sass
5 10 (58.82%) Backbone.js
6 9 (52.94%) User Experience
7 8 (47.06%) OO
8 7 (41.18%) Dojo
8 7 (41.18%) jQuery
8 7 (41.18%) CSS3
9 6 (35.29%) User Stories
9 6 (35.29%) Node.js
10 5 (29.41%) Web Development
10 5 (29.41%) RESTful
10 5 (29.41%) HTTP
11 4 (23.53%) Open Source
11 4 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (17.65%) Ember.js
12 3 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (17.65%) MVC
12 3 (17.65%) Apache
12 3 (17.65%) Linux
12 3 (17.65%) PHP
12 3 (17.65%) SQL
12 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
12 3 (17.65%) Marketing
12 3 (17.65%) Ruby

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 6 (35.29%) Node.js
2 3 (17.65%) Apache
3 2 (11.76%) Plone
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Subversion
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (17.65%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Web Developer
3 7 (41.18%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 2 (11.76%) PHP Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Python Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
2 14 (82.35%) HTML5
3 13 (76.47%) AngularJS
4 10 (58.82%) Backbone.js
4 10 (58.82%) Sass
5 7 (41.18%) CSS3
5 7 (41.18%) jQuery
5 7 (41.18%) Dojo
6 5 (29.41%) RESTful
7 4 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (17.65%) Ember.js
8 3 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (17.65%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (11.76%) Symfony
9 2 (11.76%) Django
9 2 (11.76%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) User Experience
2 4 (23.53%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) OO
3 6 (35.29%) User Stories
4 5 (29.41%) Web Development
5 3 (17.65%) MVC
6 2 (11.76%) OOP
6 2 (11.76%) Web Design
6 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (5.88%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 3 (17.65%) PHP
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) Ruby
3 2 (11.76%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Adobe
1 2 (11.76%) Zend
Slough, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Zetman
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago