The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 73 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LESS 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.15% - 0.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.44% - 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £27,500 - £25,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -17.64%
LESS
South Wales

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 Cardiff region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
225 214 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 32.75% 31.75% 39.20%
Number of salaries quoted 171 194 140
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

LESS Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

LESS
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

LESS Salary Trend in Cardiff

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
3 8 (72.73%) Backbone.js
3 8 (72.73%) Grunt
3 8 (72.73%) Bower
3 8 (72.73%) User Experience
3 8 (72.73%) Front End Development
4 6 (54.55%) AngularJS
4 6 (54.55%) Sass
4 6 (54.55%) HTML5
4 6 (54.55%) Kanban
4 6 (54.55%) Scrum
5 5 (45.45%) Mocha
5 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
5 5 (45.45%) WebSockets
5 5 (45.45%) Jasmine
5 5 (45.45%) REST
5 5 (45.45%) Ember.js
5 5 (45.45%) Functional Programming
5 5 (45.45%) gulp
6 4 (36.36%) API Design
7 3 (27.27%) Code Optimisation
7 3 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (27.27%) Graceful Degradation
7 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (27.27%) Banking

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Bower
1 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
1 8 (72.73%) Grunt
2 5 (45.45%) gulp
2 5 (45.45%) Jasmine
2 5 (45.45%) Mocha
General
1 3 (27.27%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Advertising
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (27.27%) UI Developer
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) Backbone.js
3 6 (54.55%) AngularJS
3 6 (54.55%) HTML5
3 6 (54.55%) Sass
4 5 (45.45%) Ember.js
4 5 (45.45%) REST
4 5 (45.45%) WebSockets
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) Ajax
5 3 (27.27%) JSON
5 3 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (18.18%) SOAP
6 2 (18.18%) Web Services
7 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
7 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (9.09%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) User Experience
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Front End Development
3 6 (54.55%) Kanban
3 6 (54.55%) Scrum
4 5 (45.45%) Functional Programming
4 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
5 4 (36.36%) API Design
6 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Code Optimisation
6 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (27.27%) Graceful Degradation
6 3 (27.27%) Progressive Enhancement
6 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (27.27%) Web Design
7 2 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (9.09%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) Java
Cardiff, South Wales
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Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
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