The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 41 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LESS 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 0.49% - 3.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.92% - 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £50,000 - £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
LESS
North East

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 Durham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
109 43 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 52.91% 51.19% 49.46%
Number of salaries quoted 89 42 42
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

LESS Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

LESS
Salary Trend in Durham

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

LESS Salary Trend in Durham

LESS
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Durham 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Durham 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft