The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 128 124 117
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs citing LESS 12 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.64% 0.055% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.32% 0.15% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 2
Average salary £37,500 - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
LESS
South West

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 Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
910 668 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 48.61% 36.89% 46.88%
Number of salaries quoted 807 566 691
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

LESS Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

LESS
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

LESS Salary Trend in Bristol

LESS
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LESS across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

LESS Salary Histogram in Bristol

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 25 (100.00%) HTML
1 25 (100.00%) CSS
2 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (64.00%) .NET
3 16 (64.00%) MVC
4 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (52.00%) C#
5 12 (48.00%) jQuery
5 12 (48.00%) Sass
6 10 (40.00%) HTML5
6 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET
7 9 (36.00%) CSS3
8 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (28.00%) SQL
9 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
9 6 (24.00%) Razor View Engine
10 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
10 5 (20.00%) Node.js
10 5 (20.00%) T-SQL
10 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 5 (20.00%) Umbraco
10 5 (20.00%) CMS
11 4 (16.00%) Scrum
11 4 (16.00%) PHP
11 4 (16.00%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (12.00%) Responsive Web Design
12 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (12.00%) Workflow
12 3 (12.00%) Finance
13 2 (8.00%) Advertising

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 5 (20.00%) CMS
1 5 (20.00%) Umbraco
1 5 (20.00%) Node.js
2 2 (8.00%) Drupal
3 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) Grunt
2 2 (8.00%) Bower
2 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Front-End Developer
3 9 (36.00%) .NET Developer
4 7 (28.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 7 (28.00%) Senior Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Web Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Team Leader
6 3 (12.00%) Designer
6 3 (12.00%) AWS Developer
7 2 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Front-End Web Developer
7 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Web Designer
8 1 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (4.00%) UI Designer
8 1 (4.00%) UI Developer
8 1 (4.00%) UI Programmer
8 1 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) CSS
1 25 (100.00%) HTML
2 16 (64.00%) .NET
3 12 (48.00%) jQuery
3 12 (48.00%) Sass
4 10 (40.00%) HTML5
4 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (36.00%) CSS3
6 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (24.00%) Razor View Engine
8 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
9 4 (16.00%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (8.00%) HTML5 Canvas
11 2 (8.00%) Entity Framework
11 2 (8.00%) XML
11 2 (8.00%) DOM
11 2 (8.00%) XSLT
11 2 (8.00%) Flash
11 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) E-Learning
1 2 (8.00%) Animation
1 2 (8.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) MVC
2 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.00%) Scrum
4 3 (12.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (12.00%) Workflow
5 2 (8.00%) User Stories
5 2 (8.00%) UX Design
5 2 (8.00%) Information Architecture
5 2 (8.00%) SEO
6 1 (4.00%) OOP
6 1 (4.00%) OO
6 1 (4.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (52.00%) C#
3 7 (28.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (16.00%) PHP
6 2 (8.00%) ActionScript
6 2 (8.00%) ActionScript 3.0
7 1 (4.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Adobe
1 1 (4.00%) Google
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago