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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 173 220 218
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -2
Permanent jobs citing LESS 39 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.88% 0.18% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.70% 0.56% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 39 9 15
Median salary £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
1445 1597 1548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 32.44% 31.20% 26.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1292 1315 1299
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LESS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

LESS Salary Histogram 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 27 August 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
Maidenhead +5 20 £50,000 +66.66%
Reading +22 13 £35,000 -22.22%
Slough - 1 £45,000 -
LESS
South East

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 41 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 41 (100.00%) CSS
1 41 (100.00%) Sass
2 40 (97.56%) CSS3
2 40 (97.56%) HTML5
2 40 (97.56%) HTML
3 38 (92.68%) jQuery
4 29 (70.73%) Front End Development
5 22 (53.66%) Backbone.js
5 22 (53.66%) AngularJS
6 21 (51.22%) React
7 16 (39.02%) Web Development
8 13 (31.71%) Grunt
9 12 (29.27%) JSON
9 12 (29.27%) DOM
9 12 (29.27%) .NET
10 11 (26.83%) Photoshop
10 11 (26.83%) Adobe Illustrator
10 11 (26.83%) Web Design
10 11 (26.83%) Degree
10 11 (26.83%) gulp
11 10 (24.39%) Node.js
11 10 (24.39%) Handlebars
11 10 (24.39%) Software Delivery
11 10 (24.39%) SDLC
11 10 (24.39%) User Experience
11 10 (24.39%) Cross-Browser Development
11 10 (24.39%) Umbraco
11 10 (24.39%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET MVC

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 10 (24.39%) Umbraco
2 4 (9.76%) CMS
3 2 (4.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (26.83%) Adobe Illustrator
1 11 (26.83%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) FTP
1 5 (12.20%) HTTP
1 5 (12.20%) Internet
1 5 (12.20%) SMTP
1 5 (12.20%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (31.71%) Grunt
2 11 (26.83%) gulp
3 10 (24.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (21.95%) Git (software)
5 8 (19.51%) Subversion
6 1 (2.44%) Bower
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
1 10 (24.39%) Financial Institution
2 2 (4.88%) Arabic Language
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (100.00%) Developer
2 34 (82.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 30 (73.17%) HTML Developer
4 20 (48.78%) HTML CSS Developer
5 16 (39.02%) JavaScript Developer
6 13 (31.71%) UI Developer
7 10 (24.39%) .NET Developer
7 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 10 (24.39%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (24.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (24.39%) C# Developer
8 6 (14.63%) Lead Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Full Stack Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Java Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Java Mobile Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Senior Java Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Senior Mobile Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Senior UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) CSS
1 41 (100.00%) Sass
2 40 (97.56%) CSS3
2 40 (97.56%) HTML
2 40 (97.56%) HTML5
3 38 (92.68%) jQuery
4 22 (53.66%) AngularJS
4 22 (53.66%) Backbone.js
5 21 (51.22%) React
6 12 (29.27%) .NET
6 12 (29.27%) DOM
6 12 (29.27%) JSON
7 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET
7 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (24.39%) Handlebars
7 10 (24.39%) KnockoutJS
7 10 (24.39%) Node.js
8 7 (17.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (4.88%) LAMP
10 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (70.73%) Front End Development
2 16 (39.02%) Web Development
3 11 (26.83%) Web Design
4 10 (24.39%) Change Management
4 10 (24.39%) Cross-Browser Development
4 10 (24.39%) MVC
4 10 (24.39%) SDLC
4 10 (24.39%) Software Delivery
5 5 (12.20%) B2B
5 5 (12.20%) B2C
5 5 (12.20%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.32%) Validation
7 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.88%) Logistics
7 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.88%) Time Management
7 2 (4.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (24.39%) C#
3 2 (4.88%) PHP
4 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) QA