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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 219 - 206
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LESS 4 0 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.067% - 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% - 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 18
Average salary £31,250 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -42.85%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1816 1766 2399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.41% 32.73% 38.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1558 1569 2179
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Ascot - 1 £32,500 -
Reading - 1 £40,000 -
LESS
South East

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
2 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 10 (90.91%) jQuery
3 7 (63.64%) KnockoutJS
3 7 (63.64%) Finance
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) Photoshop
4 6 (54.55%) Backbone.js
4 6 (54.55%) CSS3
4 6 (54.55%) GitHub
4 6 (54.55%) Sass
4 6 (54.55%) Ember.js
4 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
4 6 (54.55%) HTML5
4 6 (54.55%) AngularJS
5 5 (45.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (45.45%) Play Framework
5 5 (45.45%) Scala
5 5 (45.45%) Kanban
5 5 (45.45%) JSON
5 5 (45.45%) Selenium
5 5 (45.45%) Twitter
5 5 (45.45%) REST
5 5 (45.45%) TDD
5 5 (45.45%) Scrum
6 4 (36.36%) PHP
7 3 (27.27%) Java
7 3 (27.27%) C#
7 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 2 (18.18%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 1 (9.09%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 5 (45.45%) Selenium
3 1 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (9.09%) QUnit
3 1 (9.09%) Jasmine
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (27.27%) HTML Developer
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
2 10 (90.91%) jQuery
3 7 (63.64%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (54.55%) Backbone.js
4 6 (54.55%) CSS3
4 6 (54.55%) Sass
4 6 (54.55%) Ember.js
4 6 (54.55%) HTML5
4 6 (54.55%) AngularJS
5 5 (45.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (45.45%) Play Framework
5 5 (45.45%) JSON
5 5 (45.45%) REST
6 2 (18.18%) XHTML
7 1 (9.09%) Web Services
7 1 (9.09%) .NET
7 1 (9.09%) LAMP
7 1 (9.09%) Memcached
7 1 (9.09%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) RIA
2 1 (9.09%) iDTV
2 1 (9.09%) Social Media
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 1 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Kanban
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
2 5 (45.45%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) SEO
5 1 (9.09%) Web Design
5 1 (9.09%) Progressive Enhancement
5 1 (9.09%) Android Development
5 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
5 1 (9.09%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) Scala
3 4 (36.36%) PHP
4 3 (27.27%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) WCAG
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Twitter
2 1 (9.09%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) Zend
2 1 (9.09%) Facebook