The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 98 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LESS 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.62% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.48% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £41,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +42.85%
LESS
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
607 739 806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 41.69% 44.07% 41.68%
Number of salaries quoted 517 652 735
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LESS across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LESS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

LESS
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LESS across the Cambridge region.

LESS Salary Trend in Cambridge

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
1 14 (93.33%) CSS
2 9 (60.00%) HTML
2 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Smart GWT
3 5 (33.33%) GWT
3 5 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) XML
3 5 (33.33%) XSL
3 5 (33.33%) Documentum
3 5 (33.33%) Ant
3 5 (33.33%) XQuery
3 5 (33.33%) Document Management
4 4 (26.67%) C#
4 4 (26.67%) MVC
4 4 (26.67%) Workflow
4 4 (26.67%) Publishing
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
4 4 (26.67%) VB
4 4 (26.67%) .NET
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
4 4 (26.67%) HTML5
4 4 (26.67%) Content Management
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (26.67%) Mercurial
4 4 (26.67%) CSS3
4 4 (26.67%) CoffeeScript
4 4 (26.67%) Backbone.js
5 3 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (33.33%) Documentum
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) WordPress
2 1 (6.67%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Ant
2 4 (26.67%) Mercurial
3 3 (20.00%) Subversion
3 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (6.67%) Grunt
4 1 (6.67%) Bower
General
1 4 (26.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Web Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Web Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Web Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Front-End Web Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Programmer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Web Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Programmer
4 3 (20.00%) Web Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) CSS
2 9 (60.00%) HTML
3 5 (33.33%) GWT
3 5 (33.33%) XML
3 5 (33.33%) XSL
3 5 (33.33%) Smart GWT
4 4 (26.67%) HTML5
4 4 (26.67%) CSS3
4 4 (26.67%) Backbone.js
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (26.67%) .NET
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
5 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (13.33%) Sass
7 1 (6.67%) Marionette.js
7 1 (6.67%) jQuery
7 1 (6.67%) RESTful
7 1 (6.67%) XML Schema
7 1 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Document Management
3 4 (26.67%) Content Management
3 4 (26.67%) MVC
3 4 (26.67%) Workflow
4 3 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (6.67%) Dependency Management
5 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (33.33%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) XQuery
3 4 (26.67%) VB
3 4 (26.67%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) CoffeeScript
4 2 (13.33%) PHP
5 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Apple
Cambridge, East Anglia, United Kingdom
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: £30,300 - £34,100 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago