The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 120 118 104
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -14
Permanent jobs citing LESS 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.055% 0.12% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.26% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £34,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.44%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
678 760 649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 37.42% 47.03% 41.23%
Number of salaries quoted 577 702 600
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LESS
South West

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) CSS3
2 11 (91.67%) jQuery
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
3 10 (83.33%) HTML5
4 7 (58.33%) PHP
5 6 (50.00%) LAMP
5 6 (50.00%) Subversion
5 6 (50.00%) Drupal
5 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 5 (41.67%) JSON
6 5 (41.67%) Digital Media
6 5 (41.67%) Backbone.js
6 5 (41.67%) Ajax
6 5 (41.67%) Scrum
6 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
6 5 (41.67%) MySQL
7 2 (16.67%) Node.js
7 2 (16.67%) Sass
8 1 (8.33%) Semantic HTML
8 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (8.33%) WordPress
8 1 (8.33%) Symfony
8 1 (8.33%) Zend
8 1 (8.33%) CakePHP
8 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 1 (8.33%) SEO
8 1 (8.33%) CMS
8 1 (8.33%) MVC

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 6 (50.00%) Drupal
2 2 (16.67%) Node.js
3 1 (8.33%) CMS
3 1 (8.33%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Subversion
1 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (50.00%) PHP Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Junior Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Junior PHP Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Junior
4 3 (25.00%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
5 2 (16.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
6 1 (8.33%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) CSS3
2 11 (91.67%) jQuery
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
3 10 (83.33%) HTML5
4 6 (50.00%) LAMP
5 5 (41.67%) Ajax
5 5 (41.67%) JSON
5 5 (41.67%) Backbone.js
6 2 (16.67%) Sass
7 1 (8.33%) Semantic HTML
7 1 (8.33%) Symfony
7 1 (8.33%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Scrum
2 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (8.33%) MVC
2 1 (8.33%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Zend
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