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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 165 182 169
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -13
Permanent jobs citing LESS 16 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.45% 0.19% 0.098%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.16% 0.41% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 3
Average salary £32,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
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
1383 1703 1326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 39.01% 45.55% 43.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1177 1484 1205
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 26 May 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 26 May 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
Nottinghamshire +14 10 £22,500 -25.00%
Northamptonshire - 6 £55,000 - 2
LESS
England

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 21 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 21 (100.00%) CSS
2 20 (95.24%) HTML
2 20 (95.24%) jQuery
3 16 (76.19%) HTML5
3 16 (76.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 15 (71.43%) Grunt
5 14 (66.67%) Git (software)
6 12 (57.14%) PHP
7 11 (52.38%) Marketing
8 10 (47.62%) Magento
8 10 (47.62%) WordPress
8 10 (47.62%) Sass
9 9 (42.86%) Online Marketing
9 9 (42.86%) Photoshop
9 9 (42.86%) Adobe Illustrator
10 8 (38.10%) Brand Management
10 8 (38.10%) PHP5
11 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (28.57%) OO
12 6 (28.57%) User Experience
13 5 (23.81%) AngularJS
13 5 (23.81%) MVC
14 4 (19.05%) Finance
14 4 (19.05%) CMS
14 4 (19.05%) Web Design
14 4 (19.05%) Flash
14 4 (19.05%) XML
14 4 (19.05%) XSLT
14 4 (19.05%) ActionScript

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (47.62%) WordPress
2 4 (19.05%) CMS
3 2 (9.52%) Apache
3 2 (9.52%) Drupal
4 1 (4.76%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Photoshop
1 9 (42.86%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (71.43%) Grunt
2 14 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (19.05%) Bower
4 1 (4.76%) Jasmine
4 1 (4.76%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 11 (52.38%) Marketing
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (71.43%) Front-End Developer
3 13 (61.90%) Web Developer
4 9 (42.86%) Front-End Web Developer
5 4 (19.05%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Designer
6 2 (9.52%) LAMP Developer
7 1 (4.76%) UI Developer
7 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) UI Programmer
7 1 (4.76%) UI Designer
7 1 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Team Leader
7 1 (4.76%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Web Designer
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) CSS
2 20 (95.24%) HTML
2 20 (95.24%) jQuery
3 16 (76.19%) HTML5
3 16 (76.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 10 (47.62%) Sass
5 5 (23.81%) AngularJS
6 4 (19.05%) Flash
6 4 (19.05%) XML
6 4 (19.05%) XSLT
6 4 (19.05%) JSON
6 4 (19.05%) Ajax
6 4 (19.05%) REST
7 3 (14.29%) .NET
7 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
8 2 (9.52%) LAMP
8 2 (9.52%) CSS3
8 2 (9.52%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (4.76%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.76%) Blog
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Online Marketing
2 8 (38.10%) Brand Management
3 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (28.57%) OO
5 5 (23.81%) MVC
6 4 (19.05%) Web Design
6 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (19.05%) Automated Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Graceful Degradation
6 4 (19.05%) Progressive Enhancement
6 4 (19.05%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (14.29%) Web Development
7 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 3 (14.29%) TDD
8 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (4.76%) Kanban
9 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
9 1 (4.76%) OOP
9 1 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (57.14%) PHP
3 8 (38.10%) PHP5
4 4 (19.05%) ActionScript
5 3 (14.29%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
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