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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 96 111 120
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +9
Permanent jobs citing LESS 29 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.54% 0.42% 0.059%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.72% 0.95% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 29 7 1
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £41,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +37.50%
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
780 737 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 41.45% 44.37% 52.89%
Number of salaries quoted 698 650 839
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 £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 6 March 2015.

LESS Salary Histogram in Bristol

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 42 (100.00%) HTML
1 42 (100.00%) CSS
2 37 (88.10%) JavaScript
3 24 (57.14%) Sass
4 21 (50.00%) .NET
4 21 (50.00%) MVC
4 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (47.62%) jQuery
6 18 (42.86%) HTML5
6 18 (42.86%) CSS3
6 18 (42.86%) ASP.NET
7 16 (38.10%) C#
8 13 (30.95%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (28.57%) PHP
10 11 (26.19%) Drupal
10 11 (26.19%) KnockoutJS
11 9 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
12 8 (19.05%) AngularJS
12 8 (19.05%) SQL
12 8 (19.05%) T-SQL
12 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
13 7 (16.67%) Java
13 7 (16.67%) Scrum
13 7 (16.67%) Git (software)
13 7 (16.67%) Node.js
13 7 (16.67%) Ember.js
13 7 (16.67%) Backbone.js
13 7 (16.67%) User Experience
14 6 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 6 (14.29%) WordPress

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 11 (26.19%) Drupal
2 7 (16.67%) Node.js
3 6 (14.29%) WordPress
4 1 (2.38%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.52%) Subversion
3 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 42 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (47.62%) Front-End Developer
3 13 (30.95%) .NET Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Team Leader
6 4 (9.52%) Front-End Web Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Designer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Web Developer
9 1 (2.38%) PHP Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) HTML
1 42 (100.00%) CSS
2 24 (57.14%) Sass
3 21 (50.00%) .NET
4 20 (47.62%) jQuery
5 18 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 18 (42.86%) HTML5
5 18 (42.86%) CSS3
6 13 (30.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (26.19%) KnockoutJS
8 8 (19.05%) AngularJS
9 7 (16.67%) Ember.js
9 7 (16.67%) Backbone.js
10 6 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (11.90%) Laravel
11 5 (11.90%) Razor View Engine
11 5 (11.90%) Spring
12 3 (7.14%) XML
13 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) MVC
1 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (16.67%) Scrum
4 5 (11.90%) OO
5 3 (7.14%) OOD
5 3 (7.14%) Web Application Development
6 1 (2.38%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (2.38%) Web Design
6 1 (2.38%) TDD
6 1 (2.38%) Web Development
6 1 (2.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (88.10%) JavaScript
2 16 (38.10%) C#
3 12 (28.57%) PHP
4 8 (19.05%) SQL
4 8 (19.05%) T-SQL
5 7 (16.67%) Java
6 5 (11.90%) Ruby
7 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.38%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
1 1 (2.38%) VCP4
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
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