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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 153 169 192
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +23
Permanent jobs citing LESS 16 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.51% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.32% 0.34% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 3
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -17.64%
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
1215 1168 1774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 38.38% 36.75% 49.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1049 1013 1492
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(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
Leicestershire - 9 £47,500 -
Nottinghamshire +9 5 £30,000 -11.11% 1
Derbyshire - 2 £27,500 -
LESS
England

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 40 (100.00%) HTML
2 39 (97.50%) CSS
3 35 (87.50%) HTML5
4 33 (82.50%) Sass
5 32 (80.00%) JavaScript
6 28 (70.00%) jQuery
7 26 (65.00%) Git (software)
8 23 (57.50%) CSS3
8 23 (57.50%) Front End Development
9 21 (52.50%) User Experience
9 21 (52.50%) AngularJS
10 18 (45.00%) PHP
11 17 (42.50%) E-Commerce
12 13 (32.50%) SEO
12 13 (32.50%) Adobe
12 13 (32.50%) Adobe Illustrator
12 13 (32.50%) Photoshop
13 12 (30.00%) OO
13 12 (30.00%) Marketing
13 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (27.50%) Subversion
14 11 (27.50%) Node.js
15 10 (25.00%) Ajax
16 9 (22.50%) JSON
16 9 (22.50%) Web Design
16 9 (22.50%) Backbone.js
16 9 (22.50%) KnockoutJS
17 8 (20.00%) Online Marketing
17 8 (20.00%) CMS
17 8 (20.00%) Apache Flex

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 11 (27.50%) Node.js
2 8 (20.00%) CMS
3 7 (17.50%) WordPress
4 1 (2.50%) SAS
4 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (32.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 13 (32.50%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) SSH
1 2 (5.00%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) MySQL
2 2 (5.00%) MariaDB
2 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 26 (65.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (27.50%) Subversion
3 6 (15.00%) Grunt
4 5 (12.50%) gulp
5 2 (5.00%) Bower
5 2 (5.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (5.00%) Jasmine
5 2 (5.00%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.50%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 12 (30.00%) Marketing
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (100.00%) Developer
2 28 (70.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 19 (47.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 15 (37.50%) UI Developer
5 14 (35.00%) Web Developer
6 11 (27.50%) HTML CSS Developer
6 11 (27.50%) HTML Developer
7 10 (25.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 8 (20.00%) Designer
9 6 (15.00%) UI Designer
9 6 (15.00%) Web UI Developer
10 5 (12.50%) Digital Developer
10 5 (12.50%) Marketing Web Developer
11 4 (10.00%) PHP Developer
11 4 (10.00%) UI/UX Developer
11 4 (10.00%) UX Developer
11 4 (10.00%) WordPress Developer
12 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce Web Developer
12 3 (7.50%) Node.js Developer
12 3 (7.50%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) HTML
2 39 (97.50%) CSS
3 35 (87.50%) HTML5
4 33 (82.50%) Sass
5 28 (70.00%) jQuery
6 23 (57.50%) CSS3
7 21 (52.50%) AngularJS
8 10 (25.00%) Ajax
9 9 (22.50%) Backbone.js
9 9 (22.50%) JSON
9 9 (22.50%) KnockoutJS
10 8 (20.00%) Apache Flex
11 7 (17.50%) .NET
12 6 (15.00%) React
13 5 (12.50%) CakePHP
13 5 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (10.00%) XML
15 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
15 2 (5.00%) Meteor
15 2 (5.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 21 (52.50%) User Experience
2 8 (20.00%) Animation
3 5 (12.50%) Graphic Design
4 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (7.50%) W3C
6 2 (5.00%) Blog
7 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Android
2 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) Front End Development
2 17 (42.50%) E-Commerce
3 13 (32.50%) SEO
4 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (30.00%) OO
5 9 (22.50%) Web Design
6 8 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
6 8 (20.00%) Online Marketing
7 7 (17.50%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (12.50%) Email Marketing
9 4 (10.00%) MVC
9 4 (10.00%) OO PHP
9 4 (10.00%) TDD
10 3 (7.50%) Android Development
10 3 (7.50%) Automated Testing
10 3 (7.50%) Mobile Application Development
11 2 (5.00%) Kanban
11 2 (5.00%) Logistics
11 2 (5.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 32 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (45.00%) PHP
3 7 (17.50%) Java
4 2 (5.00%) C#
4 2 (5.00%) CoffeeScript
4 2 (5.00%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Adobe
2 4 (10.00%) SAP
3 2 (5.00%) Apple
3 2 (5.00%) Zend
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle
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