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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 123 118 117
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing LESS 7 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.36% 0.40% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.83% 0.97% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 2
Average salary £37,500 £29,250 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
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
842 823 963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 43.22% 41.19% 55.03%
Number of salaries quoted 772 725 889
Average salary £38,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,000
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 22 May 2015.

LESS Salary Histogram in Bristol

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 39 (100.00%) HTML
1 39 (100.00%) CSS
2 35 (89.74%) JavaScript
3 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (58.97%) .NET
4 23 (58.97%) MVC
5 20 (51.28%) ASP.NET
6 18 (46.15%) C#
7 17 (43.59%) jQuery
8 16 (41.03%) Sass
9 15 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (33.33%) HTML5
10 13 (33.33%) CSS3
11 12 (30.77%) PHP
12 10 (25.64%) KnockoutJS
12 10 (25.64%) Drupal
13 9 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
14 8 (20.51%) SQL
14 8 (20.51%) T-SQL
15 6 (15.38%) Scrum
15 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
15 6 (15.38%) WordPress
15 6 (15.38%) AngularJS
16 5 (12.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 5 (12.82%) Razor View Engine
16 5 (12.82%) Node.js
16 5 (12.82%) Finance
17 4 (10.26%) XML
17 4 (10.26%) Linux

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 10 (25.64%) Drupal
2 6 (15.38%) WordPress
3 5 (12.82%) Node.js
4 1 (2.56%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.56%) MySQL
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Advertising
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (43.59%) .NET Developer
3 14 (35.90%) Front-End Developer
4 7 (17.95%) Senior Developer
5 5 (12.82%) AWS Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Team Leader
6 3 (7.69%) Designer
7 2 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.13%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.56%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.56%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Front-End Web Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) HTML
1 39 (100.00%) CSS
2 23 (58.97%) .NET
3 20 (51.28%) ASP.NET
4 17 (43.59%) jQuery
5 16 (41.03%) Sass
6 15 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (33.33%) HTML5
7 13 (33.33%) CSS3
8 10 (25.64%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (15.38%) AngularJS
10 5 (12.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (12.82%) Razor View Engine
11 4 (10.26%) XML
11 4 (10.26%) Backbone.js
11 4 (10.26%) Ember.js
11 4 (10.26%) Spring
11 4 (10.26%) Laravel
12 3 (7.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) User Experience
2 1 (2.56%) E-Learning
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (58.97%) MVC
3 9 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (5.13%) Web Design
6 1 (2.56%) OO
6 1 (2.56%) OOD
6 1 (2.56%) TDD
6 1 (2.56%) Web Development
6 1 (2.56%) Web Application Development
6 1 (2.56%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (89.74%) JavaScript
2 18 (46.15%) C#
3 12 (30.77%) PHP
4 8 (20.51%) SQL
4 8 (20.51%) T-SQL
5 4 (10.26%) Java
5 4 (10.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.56%) Adobe
1 1 (2.56%) Google
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago