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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 124 147 149
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +2
Permanent jobs citing LESS 4 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.19% 0.040% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% 0.091% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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
814 1095 1230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 38.51% 44.17% 45.24%
Number of salaries quoted 688 957 1124
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
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 1 May 2015. 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 - 4 £42,500 -
LESS
East of England

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
1 13 (92.86%) CSS
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) HTML
4 5 (35.71%) Java
4 5 (35.71%) XML
4 5 (35.71%) XSL
4 5 (35.71%) Documentum
4 5 (35.71%) Ant
4 5 (35.71%) XQuery
4 5 (35.71%) Document Management
4 5 (35.71%) GWT
4 5 (35.71%) Smart GWT
5 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (28.57%) CoffeeScript
5 4 (28.57%) Backbone.js
5 4 (28.57%) Mercurial
5 4 (28.57%) C#
5 4 (28.57%) Content Management
5 4 (28.57%) MVC
5 4 (28.57%) Workflow
5 4 (28.57%) Publishing
5 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) VB
5 4 (28.57%) .NET
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) Subversion
6 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
6 3 (21.43%) Git (software)

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 5 (35.71%) Documentum
2 1 (7.14%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Ant
2 4 (28.57%) Mercurial
3 3 (21.43%) Subversion
3 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.14%) Grunt
4 1 (7.14%) Bower
General
1 4 (28.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Software Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Web Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Web Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Programmer
4 3 (21.43%) Web Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Programmer
4 3 (21.43%) Web Programmer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Web Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) CSS
2 8 (57.14%) HTML
3 5 (35.71%) XML
3 5 (35.71%) XSL
3 5 (35.71%) GWT
3 5 (35.71%) Smart GWT
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (28.57%) Backbone.js
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 4 (28.57%) .NET
5 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
5 3 (21.43%) CSS3
5 3 (21.43%) HTML5
6 1 (7.14%) Sass
6 1 (7.14%) RESTful
6 1 (7.14%) Marionette.js
6 1 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (7.14%) XML Schema
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Document Management
3 4 (28.57%) Content Management
3 4 (28.57%) MVC
3 4 (28.57%) Workflow
4 3 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (7.14%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) XQuery
3 4 (28.57%) CoffeeScript
3 4 (28.57%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) VB
4 1 (7.14%) Ruby
4 1 (7.14%) PHP