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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 131 132 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing LESS 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.21% 0.090% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.57% 0.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £36,250 £22,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
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
878 861 1356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 36.15% 38.94% 45.95%
Number of salaries quoted 747 718 1179
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LESS across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 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 26 November 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 5 £37,500 +70.45%
Peterborough - 1 £32,500 -
LESS
East of England

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) HTML5
3 7 (63.64%) PHP
3 7 (63.64%) jQuery
4 6 (54.55%) Node.js
4 6 (54.55%) AngularJS
4 6 (54.55%) Grunt
5 5 (45.45%) Jasmine
5 5 (45.45%) Web Development
5 5 (45.45%) Subversion
5 5 (45.45%) MySQL
6 4 (36.36%) DOM
6 4 (36.36%) OO
6 4 (36.36%) Internet
6 4 (36.36%) XHTML
6 4 (36.36%) REST
6 4 (36.36%) CSS3
6 4 (36.36%) Rapid Prototyping
6 4 (36.36%) Sass
6 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
6 4 (36.36%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (27.27%) Semantic HTML
7 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
7 3 (27.27%) Backbone.js
7 3 (27.27%) SaaS
7 3 (27.27%) Firebug
7 3 (27.27%) Fiddler
7 3 (27.27%) Retail

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 (54.55%) Node.js
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) SaaS
2 1 (9.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Grunt
2 5 (45.45%) Jasmine
2 5 (45.45%) Subversion
3 4 (36.36%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
4 3 (27.27%) Firebug
4 3 (27.27%) Fiddler
5 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
5 2 (18.18%) Mercurial
6 1 (9.09%) QUnit
6 1 (9.09%) Bower
6 1 (9.09%) JUnit
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Web Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Web Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) HTML5
3 7 (63.64%) jQuery
4 6 (54.55%) AngularJS
5 4 (36.36%) Sass
5 4 (36.36%) DOM
5 4 (36.36%) REST
5 4 (36.36%) CSS3
5 4 (36.36%) XHTML
6 3 (27.27%) XML
6 3 (27.27%) Semantic HTML
6 3 (27.27%) Backbone.js
7 2 (18.18%) .NET
8 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
8 1 (9.09%) Ajax
8 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (9.09%) Django
8 1 (9.09%) Modernizr
8 1 (9.09%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Web Development
2 4 (36.36%) OO
2 4 (36.36%) Rapid Prototyping
3 3 (27.27%) SEO
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
5 1 (9.09%) System Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (9.09%) Dependency Management
5 1 (9.09%) Android Development
5 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) PHP
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) CoffeeScript
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) VB
4 1 (9.09%) ActionScript
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) SAP
1 1 (9.09%) Apple
1 1 (9.09%) JD Edwards
1 1 (9.09%) Sencha