The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 69 106 -
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -
Permanent jobs citing LESS 17 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.05% 0.41% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.32% 0.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
LESS
East Sussex

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 Brighton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
512 728 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 61.76% 59.24% 60.45%
Number of salaries quoted 416 664 395
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LESS across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LESS Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

LESS
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LESS across the Brighton region.

LESS Salary Trend in Brighton

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 20 (100.00%) HTML
1 20 (100.00%) Sass
2 19 (95.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (95.00%) CSS
3 17 (85.00%) Games
3 17 (85.00%) AngularJS
4 16 (80.00%) jQuery
5 15 (75.00%) PHP
5 15 (75.00%) Ember.js
5 15 (75.00%) Git (software)
5 15 (75.00%) Backbone.js
6 14 (70.00%) Varnish
6 14 (70.00%) Web Development
6 14 (70.00%) Apache
6 14 (70.00%) MySQL
6 14 (70.00%) Symfony
7 13 (65.00%) Integration Testing
7 13 (65.00%) Jetty
7 13 (65.00%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (65.00%) Shell Script
7 13 (65.00%) Spring
7 13 (65.00%) Software Engineering
7 13 (65.00%) Ruby
7 13 (65.00%) Python
7 13 (65.00%) SQL
7 13 (65.00%) Java
7 13 (65.00%) Degree
7 13 (65.00%) Computer Science
7 13 (65.00%) nginx
7 13 (65.00%) Amazon AWS

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 14 (70.00%) Apache
2 13 (65.00%) Jetty
2 13 (65.00%) nginx
2 13 (65.00%) Node.js
3 1 (5.00%) Apache Solr
3 1 (5.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (65.00%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (65.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) MySQL
2 13 (65.00%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (65.00%) MongoDB
2 13 (65.00%) NoSQL
2 13 (65.00%) Riak
Development Applications
1 15 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (65.00%) Grunt
2 13 (65.00%) gulp
General
1 17 (85.00%) Games
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Software Engineer
1 13 (65.00%) Web Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) HTML
1 20 (100.00%) Sass
2 19 (95.00%) CSS
3 17 (85.00%) AngularJS
4 16 (80.00%) jQuery
5 15 (75.00%) Backbone.js
5 15 (75.00%) Ember.js
6 14 (70.00%) Symfony
7 13 (65.00%) Spring
8 3 (15.00%) HTML5
9 2 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (5.00%) Apache Cordova
10 1 (5.00%) Drush
10 1 (5.00%) CodeIgniter
10 1 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (5.00%) CSS3
10 1 (5.00%) PhoneGap
10 1 (5.00%) XHTML
10 1 (5.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (25.00%) User Experience
3 4 (20.00%) NHS
3 4 (20.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Web Development
2 13 (65.00%) Integration Testing
2 13 (65.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (65.00%) Game Development
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) MVC
4 1 (5.00%) SEO
4 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.00%) Open Source
4 1 (5.00%) Display Advertising
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (75.00%) PHP
3 13 (65.00%) SQL
3 13 (65.00%) Python
3 13 (65.00%) Shell Script
3 13 (65.00%) Ruby
3 13 (65.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) Varnish
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) Google
Brighton, Sussex
Riot Games EU
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago