The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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 Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 194 217 227
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +10
Permanent jobs citing LESS 13 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.24% 0.018% 0.050%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.84% 0.055% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 3
Average salary £35,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £31,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1552 1834 2426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.39% 33.55% 40.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1296 1672 2157
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LESS
South East

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 22 July 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
Maidenhead - 7 £35,000 -
Reading - 4 £45,000 - 2
Wokingham - 2 £35,000 -
LESS
South East

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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%) JavaScript
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
2 14 (82.35%) HTML5
3 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (64.71%) Sass
4 11 (64.71%) AngularJS
5 9 (52.94%) Backbone.js
5 9 (52.94%) jQuery
6 8 (47.06%) CSS3
7 7 (41.18%) OO
8 6 (35.29%) PHP
8 6 (35.29%) User Stories
8 6 (35.29%) Dojo
9 5 (29.41%) Web Development
9 5 (29.41%) RESTful
9 5 (29.41%) HTTP
10 4 (23.53%) MVC
10 4 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (23.53%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (23.53%) Node.js
11 3 (17.65%) Ember.js
11 3 (17.65%) Marketing
11 3 (17.65%) Ruby
11 3 (17.65%) Ruby on Rails
11 3 (17.65%) Linux
11 3 (17.65%) Apache
11 3 (17.65%) SQL
12 2 (11.76%) Java
12 2 (11.76%) Python

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 4 (23.53%) Node.js
2 3 (17.65%) Apache
3 2 (11.76%) CMS
3 2 (11.76%) Plone
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (17.65%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Web Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Front-End Developer
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (11.76%) PHP Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Python Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
2 14 (82.35%) HTML5
3 11 (64.71%) Sass
3 11 (64.71%) AngularJS
4 9 (52.94%) Backbone.js
4 9 (52.94%) jQuery
5 8 (47.06%) CSS3
6 6 (35.29%) Dojo
7 5 (29.41%) RESTful
8 4 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (23.53%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (17.65%) Ember.js
9 3 (17.65%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (11.76%) XHTML
10 2 (11.76%) Symfony
10 2 (11.76%) Django
10 2 (11.76%) Yii
11 1 (5.88%) Underscore.js
11 1 (5.88%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) RIA
1 2 (11.76%) Open Source
2 1 (5.88%) Xbox
2 1 (5.88%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) OO
3 6 (35.29%) User Stories
4 5 (29.41%) Web Development
5 4 (23.53%) MVC
6 2 (11.76%) OOP
6 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (5.88%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) PHP
3 3 (17.65%) Ruby
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) Python
4 2 (11.76%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) WCAG
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Adobe
1 2 (11.76%) Zend
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent benefits - see list!
Posted: 25 days ago