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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 125 116 118
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs citing LESS 11 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.58% 0.056% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.23% 0.16% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 2
Average salary £37,500 - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.26%
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
891 643 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 47.14% 36.18% 46.34%
Number of salaries quoted 777 540 676
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 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 18 (100.00%) HTML
1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 18 (100.00%) CSS
2 13 (72.22%) MVC
2 13 (72.22%) .NET
3 12 (66.67%) C#
4 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (50.00%) HTML5
4 9 (50.00%) Sass
5 8 (44.44%) jQuery
6 7 (38.89%) CSS3
7 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 5 (27.78%) CMS
8 5 (27.78%) Umbraco
8 5 (27.78%) Node.js
9 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
9 4 (22.22%) Workflow
9 4 (22.22%) SQL
10 3 (16.67%) Photoshop
10 3 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
11 2 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
11 2 (11.11%) Entity Framework
11 2 (11.11%) HTML5 Canvas
11 2 (11.11%) User Stories
11 2 (11.11%) Grunt
11 2 (11.11%) Bower
11 2 (11.11%) User Experience

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (27.78%) CMS
1 5 (27.78%) Umbraco
1 5 (27.78%) Node.js
2 1 (5.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) Grunt
2 2 (11.11%) Bower
2 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.11%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Web Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Web Designer
5 2 (11.11%) UI Designer
5 2 (11.11%) UI Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Front-End Web Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Designer
5 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) UI Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) CSS
1 18 (100.00%) HTML
2 13 (72.22%) .NET
3 9 (50.00%) HTML5
3 9 (50.00%) Sass
4 8 (44.44%) jQuery
5 7 (38.89%) CSS3
6 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 3 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (11.11%) Entity Framework
8 2 (11.11%) HTML5 Canvas
8 2 (11.11%) React
8 2 (11.11%) XML
8 2 (11.11%) DOM
8 2 (11.11%) XSLT
8 2 (11.11%) Flash
8 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) E-Learning
1 2 (11.11%) Animation
1 2 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) MVC
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Workflow
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) User Stories
4 2 (11.11%) UX Design
4 2 (11.11%) Information Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) SEO
5 1 (5.56%) OOP
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.56%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.11%) ActionScript
4 2 (11.11%) ActionScript 3.0
4 2 (11.11%) PHP
5 1 (5.56%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe
1 1 (5.56%) Google
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago