The first table below looks at the demand 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 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 173 164 162
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs citing LESS 6 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.16% 0.13% 0.031%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 0.30% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 1
Average salary £30,000 £36,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.24% +11.53%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £31,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1554 1349 1425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 41.94% 42.42% 44.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1357 1207 1270
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LESS
England

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
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 9 July 2014. 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 - 4 £30,000 -
Nottinghamshire 0 1 - -
Rutland - 1 £32,500 -
LESS
England

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) jQuery
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) Responsive Web Design
2 8 (88.89%) Sass
2 8 (88.89%) HTML5
2 8 (88.89%) CSS3
3 5 (55.56%) MySQL
3 5 (55.56%) PHP
4 4 (44.44%) Retail
4 4 (44.44%) Marketing
5 3 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (22.22%) Node.js
6 2 (22.22%) Underscore.js
6 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 2 (22.22%) OO
7 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 1 (11.11%) Adobe
7 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
7 1 (11.11%) W3C
7 1 (11.11%) Web Development
7 1 (11.11%) WAI
7 1 (11.11%) Refactoring
7 1 (11.11%) Magento
7 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
7 1 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
7 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
7 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, 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 2 (22.22%) Node.js
2 1 (11.11%) WordPress
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
1 4 (44.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Front-End Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Front-End Web Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Designer
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) jQuery
2 8 (88.89%) Sass
2 8 (88.89%) HTML5
2 8 (88.89%) CSS3
3 3 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (22.22%) Underscore.js
4 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 1 (11.11%) .NET
5 1 (11.11%) XML
5 1 (11.11%) XSL
5 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (11.11%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) W3C
1 1 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (22.22%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Refactoring
3 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) OO PHP
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) WAI
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat