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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 66 79 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing LESS 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.60% 0.48% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.18% 0.93% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
255 321 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 51.20% 51.11% 56.76%
Number of salaries quoted 220 278 356
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Poole +2 3 £35,000 +55.55% 2
LESS
South West

LESS
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) Sass
1 4 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (50.00%) Android Development
2 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (25.00%) Express
3 1 (25.00%) Advertising
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Magento

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%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (75.00%) HTML Developer
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Angular Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) Sass
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Android Development
2 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 12 days ago