The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LESS 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 5.23% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.09% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
LESS
London

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 Docklands, London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
53 33 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 34.64% 23.08% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 38 28 29
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £52,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £68,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

LESS Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

LESS
Salary Trend in Docklands, London

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

LESS Salary Trend in Docklands, London

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
1 12 (100.00%) Legal
1 12 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 12 (100.00%) Spring
1 12 (100.00%) Dojo
1 12 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 12 (100.00%) Node.js
2 10 (83.33%) QA
2 10 (83.33%) User Experience
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) Scrum
3 8 (66.67%) Financial Institution
4 6 (50.00%) Web Services
4 6 (50.00%) RESTful
5 4 (33.33%) TDD
6 3 (25.00%) Pair Programming
6 3 (25.00%) BDD
7 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 2 (16.67%) User Stories
7 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Open Source
7 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
7 2 (16.67%) Hudson
7 2 (16.67%) REST
7 2 (16.67%) Backbone.js
7 2 (16.67%) Gherkin
7 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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 12 (100.00%) Node.js
2 2 (16.67%) Apache
2 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DHCP
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (16.67%) Hudson
1 2 (16.67%) Selenium
1 2 (16.67%) Maven
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (16.67%) JUnit
General
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
1 12 (100.00%) Legal
2 8 (66.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior QA Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) QA Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 12 (100.00%) Spring
1 12 (100.00%) Dojo
1 12 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (50.00%) Web Services
2 6 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 2 (16.67%) REST
3 2 (16.67%) Backbone.js
3 2 (16.67%) Gherkin
3 2 (16.67%) JSON
3 2 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (8.33%) Ajax
4 1 (8.33%) YUI
4 1 (8.33%) Ext JS
4 1 (8.33%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) User Experience
2 2 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) UNIX
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (83.33%) Scrum
2 4 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 3 (25.00%) BDD
4 2 (16.67%) User Stories
4 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (8.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (83.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle