The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank - - 30
Permanent jobs citing LESS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim - - 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
LESS
Northern Ireland

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 County Antrim region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
41 35 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 41.00% 31.82% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 26 27 52
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

LESS Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

LESS
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

LESS Salary Trend in County Antrim