The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
South West / Dorset
Rank 65 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LESS 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.45% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.76% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £28,750 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.85%

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 Dorset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
262 389 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 58.88% 49.05% 56.33%
Number of salaries quoted 238 299 381
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing LESS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LESS Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

LESS
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

LESS Salary Trend in Dorset

LESS
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LESS across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

LESS Salary Histogram in Dorset

LESS
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 1 £35,000 -
LESS
South West

LESS
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing LESS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for LESS.

1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Sass
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
1 4 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 4 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 3 (75.00%) Wireframes
2 3 (75.00%) React
2 3 (75.00%) gulp
2 3 (75.00%) Ember.js
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) GIMP
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (75.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) WordPress
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) SEO
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) GIMP
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) gulp
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) Sass
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) Ember.js
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (75.00%) React
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
1 4 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
2 3 (75.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (75.00%) Wireframes
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP