The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank - 70 -
Permanent jobs citing LESS 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.49% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
LESS
South West

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
433 244 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 57.58% 39.87% 47.58%
Number of salaries quoted 398 211 247
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LESS across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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