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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 65 86 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Permanent jobs citing LESS 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.82% 0.13% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.50% 0.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £34,000 £32,750
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.81%
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
267 386 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 54.83% 50.00% 47.40%
Number of salaries quoted 259 281 273
Median salary £37,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 7 December 2016.

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 7 December 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
Bournemouth +25 3 £35,000 +7.69%
LESS
South West

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Web Development
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) Sass
1 5 (100.00%) User Experience
1 5 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 4 (80.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (60.00%) GIMP
3 3 (60.00%) Ajax
3 3 (60.00%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (60.00%) Ember.js
3 3 (60.00%) Wireframes
3 3 (60.00%) React
3 3 (60.00%) gulp
4 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (40.00%) PHP
5 1 (20.00%) MySQL
5 1 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (20.00%) SEO
5 1 (20.00%) CMS
5 1 (20.00%) Node.js
5 1 (20.00%) 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 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) gulp
2 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) Sass
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) Ajax
3 3 (60.00%) Ember.js
3 3 (60.00%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (60.00%) React
4 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (20.00%) Express
5 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 5 (100.00%) Web Development
2 4 (80.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 3 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (60.00%) Wireframes
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
Wimborne, Dorset
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago