The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 106 126 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs citing LESS 27 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.30% 0.48% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.97% 1.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 0
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -17.64%
LESS
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
910 949 801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 43.69% 41.24% 38.09%
Number of salaries quoted 769 794 698
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 +5 18 £30,000 -25.00%
LESS
East of England

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 50 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 50 (100.00%) CSS
2 35 (70.00%) HTML
3 31 (62.00%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (62.00%) AngularJS
4 29 (58.00%) Sass
5 19 (38.00%) Front End Development
6 17 (34.00%) User Experience
6 17 (34.00%) XML
7 16 (32.00%) jQuery
8 15 (30.00%) XSL
8 15 (30.00%) Java
9 14 (28.00%) GWT
9 14 (28.00%) HTML5
10 13 (26.00%) Smart GWT
10 13 (26.00%) Degree
10 13 (26.00%) Windows
11 11 (22.00%) Waterfall
11 11 (22.00%) TypeScript
12 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (20.00%) Linux
12 10 (20.00%) Finance
13 9 (18.00%) OO
13 9 (18.00%) XML Schema
13 9 (18.00%) Computer Science
13 9 (18.00%) V-Model
14 8 (16.00%) RDBMS
14 8 (16.00%) Relational Database
15 7 (14.00%) Product Management
15 7 (14.00%) CSS3

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (12.00%) Documentum
2 2 (4.00%) CMS
2 2 (4.00%) IIS
3 1 (2.00%) Drupal
3 1 (2.00%) Node.js
3 1 (2.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) GitHub
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) RDBMS
1 8 (16.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.00%) MySQL
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (12.00%) Jasmine
2 5 (10.00%) Ant
2 5 (10.00%) Grunt
2 5 (10.00%) Subversion
3 4 (8.00%) gulp
4 3 (6.00%) Gradle
4 3 (6.00%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (6.00%) Mercurial
4 3 (6.00%) Protractor
4 3 (6.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.00%) PhpStorm
5 1 (2.00%) Selenium
5 1 (2.00%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.00%) Xdebug
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Publishing
3 2 (4.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 48 (96.00%) Developer
2 22 (44.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 15 (30.00%) HTML Developer
3 15 (30.00%) Java Developer
4 12 (24.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 11 (22.00%) HTML CSS Developer
6 9 (18.00%) UI Developer
6 9 (18.00%) Web Developer
7 7 (14.00%) Junior
7 7 (14.00%) Junior Developer
7 7 (14.00%) Junior Java Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Programmer
8 4 (8.00%) Senior Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Senior Web Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Java Software Developer
9 3 (6.00%) JavaScript Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Senior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (6.00%) Senior Programmer
9 3 (6.00%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (100.00%) CSS
2 35 (70.00%) HTML
3 31 (62.00%) AngularJS
4 29 (58.00%) Sass
5 17 (34.00%) XML
6 16 (32.00%) jQuery
7 15 (30.00%) XSL
8 14 (28.00%) GWT
8 14 (28.00%) HTML5
9 13 (26.00%) Smart GWT
10 9 (18.00%) XML Schema
11 7 (14.00%) CSS3
12 5 (10.00%) Ajax
12 5 (10.00%) Backbone.js
13 4 (8.00%) REST
14 3 (6.00%) .NET
14 3 (6.00%) Django
14 3 (6.00%) WCF
15 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
15 2 (4.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.00%) User Experience
2 9 (18.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.00%) BBC
4 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.00%) Windows
2 10 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (6.00%) Android
4 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (62.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (38.00%) Front End Development
3 11 (22.00%) Waterfall
4 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (18.00%) OO
5 9 (18.00%) V-Model
6 7 (14.00%) Product Management
7 6 (12.00%) Content Management
7 6 (12.00%) Document Management
7 6 (12.00%) Workflow
8 5 (10.00%) MVC
8 5 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (10.00%) Web Development
9 4 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (8.00%) Software Engineering
10 3 (6.00%) Operations Management
10 3 (6.00%) SOLID
10 3 (6.00%) TDD
11 2 (4.00%) Mobile Development
11 2 (4.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (30.00%) Java
3 11 (22.00%) TypeScript
4 4 (8.00%) PHP
5 3 (6.00%) C#
5 3 (6.00%) C++
5 3 (6.00%) CoffeeScript
5 3 (6.00%) Objective-C
5 3 (6.00%) Python
5 3 (6.00%) XAML
5 3 (6.00%) XQuery
6 2 (4.00%) SQL
7 1 (2.00%) ES6
7 1 (2.00%) VB
7 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (26.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (4.00%) Google
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.00%) DoubleClick
2 1 (2.00%) Pegasus