The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 162 172 170
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs citing LESS 15 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.41% 0.16% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.11% 0.38% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 7
Average salary £48,750 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,500 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
LESS
England

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 East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1354 1595 1368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 37.13% 42.42% 42.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1167 1375 1219
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

LESS Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

LESS
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

LESS Salary Trend in the East Midlands

LESS
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LESS across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

LESS Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

LESS
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 6 £55,000 -
Nottinghamshire 0 4 £45,000 - 2
Derbyshire - 3 - - 5
LESS
England

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 27 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 26 (96.30%) HTML
3 25 (92.59%) CSS
4 24 (88.89%) jQuery
5 20 (74.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 19 (70.37%) Git (software)
7 17 (62.96%) Grunt
8 15 (55.56%) PHP
9 14 (51.85%) HTML5
10 12 (44.44%) Photoshop
11 11 (40.74%) Marketing
12 10 (37.04%) WordPress
12 10 (37.04%) OO
12 10 (37.04%) Magento
12 10 (37.04%) Sass
12 10 (37.04%) gulp
13 9 (33.33%) AngularJS
13 9 (33.33%) Online Marketing
13 9 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
14 8 (29.63%) Ajax
14 8 (29.63%) JSON
14 8 (29.63%) Brand Management
14 8 (29.63%) PHP5
14 8 (29.63%) XML
14 8 (29.63%) Finance
15 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (25.93%) User Experience
16 6 (22.22%) Bower
16 6 (22.22%) Graceful Degradation
16 6 (22.22%) Progressive Enhancement

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 10 (37.04%) WordPress
2 6 (22.22%) CMS
3 5 (18.52%) Drupal
4 3 (11.11%) Node.js
5 2 (7.41%) Apache
5 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Photoshop
2 9 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) GitHub
2 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) MySQL
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (70.37%) Git (software)
2 17 (62.96%) Grunt
3 10 (37.04%) gulp
4 6 (22.22%) Bower
5 3 (11.11%) PHPUnit
5 3 (11.11%) JIRA
5 3 (11.11%) Selenium
6 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
6 2 (7.41%) Subversion
7 1 (3.70%) Jasmine
7 1 (3.70%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 11 (40.74%) Marketing
2 8 (29.63%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (59.26%) Front-End Developer
3 14 (51.85%) Web Developer
4 9 (33.33%) Front-End Web Developer
5 8 (29.63%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (11.11%) PHP Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (7.41%) LAMP Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Applications Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Web Applications Developer
8 1 (3.70%) UI Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Web Designer
8 1 (3.70%) Designer
8 1 (3.70%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (96.30%) HTML
2 25 (92.59%) CSS
3 24 (88.89%) jQuery
4 20 (74.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 14 (51.85%) HTML5
6 10 (37.04%) Sass
7 9 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 8 (29.63%) JSON
8 8 (29.63%) Ajax
8 8 (29.63%) XML
9 6 (22.22%) XSLT
9 6 (22.22%) Flash
9 6 (22.22%) REST
10 5 (18.52%) CSS3
11 3 (11.11%) .NET
11 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
12 2 (7.41%) SOAP
12 2 (7.41%) LAMP
12 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
12 2 (7.41%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) User Experience
2 2 (7.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) UNIX
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) OO
2 9 (33.33%) Online Marketing
3 8 (29.63%) Brand Management
4 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (22.22%) Automated Testing
5 6 (22.22%) Web Design
5 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (22.22%) Progressive Enhancement
5 6 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (22.22%) Graceful Degradation
6 5 (18.52%) Unit Testing
7 4 (14.81%) MVC
7 4 (14.81%) TDD
8 3 (11.11%) BDD
9 2 (7.41%) Web Development
9 2 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (7.41%) Electronic Trading
10 1 (3.70%) Kanban
10 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
10 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (55.56%) PHP
3 8 (29.63%) PHP5
4 6 (22.22%) ActionScript
5 3 (11.11%) C#
6 2 (7.41%) C++
6 2 (7.41%) Java
6 2 (7.41%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, health, dental, etc.
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Derbyshire
360 Resourcing
Salary: £22k - 28k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire (LE8)
Guru Careers
Salary: £28 - 35k + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Derbyshire
Stem Graduates
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago