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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 125 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LESS 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.21% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.56% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +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
720 877 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 38.30% 50.72% 35.22%
Number of salaries quoted 629 802 498
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Sass
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) Subversion
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) Node.js
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Ember.js
4 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) User Experience
4 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Symfony
4 1 (20.00%) Zend
4 1 (20.00%) CakePHP
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) SaaS
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) PHP

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Front-End Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Front-End Web Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Sass
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (20.00%) Symfony
4 1 (20.00%) CakePHP
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) Ember.js
4 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) OO
1 1 (20.00%) MVC
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Zend
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago