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 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 - - 28
Permanent jobs citing LESS 0 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim - - 7.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 13.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -17.64%
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
51 29 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 44.74% 42.65% 54.40%
Number of salaries quoted 34 13 66
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in 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

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) NetBeans
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Java EE

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Hazelcast
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Redis
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 2 (100.00%) Gradle
1 2 (100.00%) Hudson
1 2 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 2 (100.00%) JBehave
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) LoadUI
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Mockito
1 2 (100.00%) NetBeans
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Java Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) EclipseLink
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) iBATIS
1 2 (100.00%) Java EE
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Sass
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle