The first table below looks at the demand for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 133 136 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing LESS 8 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.33% 0.085% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.79% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Average salary £50,000 £34,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £31,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1019 1085 1446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 42.58% 45.86% 52.37%
Number of salaries quoted 886 1022 1271
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LESS
East of England

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

LESS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

LESS
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

LESS Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

LESS
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LESS across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

LESS Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

LESS
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -1 8 £50,000 +47.05%
LESS
East of England

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) jQuery
1 9 (100.00%) HTML5
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 7 (77.78%) PHP
3 7 (77.78%) MySQL
4 6 (66.67%) XHTML
4 6 (66.67%) Web Development
4 6 (66.67%) Node.js
4 6 (66.67%) Jasmine
4 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
4 6 (66.67%) Grunt
5 5 (55.56%) Karma Test Runner
5 5 (55.56%) REST
5 5 (55.56%) Rapid Prototyping
5 5 (55.56%) Subversion
5 5 (55.56%) Internet
5 5 (55.56%) DOM
5 5 (55.56%) OO
5 5 (55.56%) Mobile App
6 4 (44.44%) XML
6 4 (44.44%) SEO
6 4 (44.44%) SaaS
6 4 (44.44%) Retail
6 4 (44.44%) Firebug
6 4 (44.44%) Fiddler
6 4 (44.44%) CSS3
6 4 (44.44%) Semantic HTML
6 4 (44.44%) Jenkins

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 6 (66.67%) Node.js
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Jasmine
1 6 (66.67%) Grunt
2 5 (55.56%) Karma Test Runner
2 5 (55.56%) Subversion
3 4 (44.44%) Firebug
3 4 (44.44%) Fiddler
3 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
4 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 1 (11.11%) PhoneGap
4 1 (11.11%) QUnit
4 1 (11.11%) JUnit
General
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Front-End Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) jQuery
1 9 (100.00%) HTML5
2 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 6 (66.67%) XHTML
3 5 (55.56%) DOM
3 5 (55.56%) REST
4 4 (44.44%) CSS3
4 4 (44.44%) Semantic HTML
4 4 (44.44%) XML
5 3 (33.33%) Sass
6 2 (22.22%) .NET
6 2 (22.22%) Ajax
6 2 (22.22%) Django
7 1 (11.11%) Swing
7 1 (11.11%) Ember.js
7 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (11.11%) Modernizr
7 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Android
1 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Web Development
2 5 (55.56%) OO
2 5 (55.56%) Rapid Prototyping
3 4 (44.44%) SEO
4 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (22.22%) Android Development
5 2 (22.22%) iOS Development
5 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 1 (11.11%) ERP
6 1 (11.11%) MVC
6 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
6 1 (11.11%) Email Marketing
6 1 (11.11%) System Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (11.11%) TDD
6 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 7 (77.78%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) ActionScript
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) SAP
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe
1 1 (11.11%) JD Edwards
1 1 (11.11%) Sencha