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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 215 224 227
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Permanent jobs citing LESS 10 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.17% 0.071% 0.036%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% 0.21% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 2
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -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
1464 1870 2163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.73% 33.30% 39.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1201 1658 1909
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 19 September 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 - 4 £37,500 -
Reading - 4 £45,000 -
Wokingham - 2 £35,000 -
LESS
South East

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
2 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
3 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (80.00%) HTML5
5 11 (73.33%) AngularJS
6 10 (66.67%) Backbone.js
7 9 (60.00%) User Experience
8 8 (53.33%) Sass
8 8 (53.33%) OO
9 7 (46.67%) Dojo
10 6 (40.00%) User Stories
11 5 (33.33%) CSS3
11 5 (33.33%) RESTful
11 5 (33.33%) HTTP
11 5 (33.33%) jQuery
11 5 (33.33%) Web Development
12 4 (26.67%) Node.js
12 4 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (20.00%) Ember.js
13 3 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (20.00%) Marketing
13 3 (20.00%) Ruby
13 3 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
13 3 (20.00%) MVC
13 3 (20.00%) Apache
13 3 (20.00%) Linux
13 3 (20.00%) PHP
13 3 (20.00%) SQL
14 2 (13.33%) OOP

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (26.67%) Node.js
2 3 (20.00%) Apache
3 2 (13.33%) Plone
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Web Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 2 (13.33%) PHP Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Python Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Programmer
6 1 (6.67%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
2 12 (80.00%) HTML5
3 11 (73.33%) AngularJS
4 10 (66.67%) Backbone.js
5 8 (53.33%) Sass
6 7 (46.67%) Dojo
7 5 (33.33%) jQuery
7 5 (33.33%) RESTful
7 5 (33.33%) CSS3
8 4 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (20.00%) Ember.js
9 3 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (13.33%) Symfony
10 2 (13.33%) Django
10 2 (13.33%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) User Experience
2 2 (13.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) OO
3 6 (40.00%) User Stories
4 5 (33.33%) Web Development
5 3 (20.00%) MVC
6 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (13.33%) OOP
7 1 (6.67%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) PHP
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) Ruby
3 2 (13.33%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Adobe
1 2 (13.33%) Zend
Windsor, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago