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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 159 170 164
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Permanent jobs citing LESS 16 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.42% 0.082% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.11% 0.20% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 6
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +74.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +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
1436 1534 1314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 37.60% 41.97% 41.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1272 1311 1142
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 £50,000 £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 4 September 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 4 September 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
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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
Derbyshire - 5 - -
Northamptonshire +1 3 £55,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire -12 3 £50,000 - 2
Leicestershire - 3 £55,000 -
LESS
England

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 28 (96.55%) HTML
2 27 (93.10%) JavaScript
3 26 (89.66%) CSS
4 25 (86.21%) jQuery
5 18 (62.07%) Git (software)
6 16 (55.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 15 (51.72%) HTML5
8 14 (48.28%) Grunt
8 14 (48.28%) AngularJS
8 14 (48.28%) OO
9 13 (44.83%) PHP
10 11 (37.93%) Ajax
10 11 (37.93%) CSS3
10 11 (37.93%) Sass
11 10 (34.48%) JSON
12 9 (31.03%) Finance
12 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (31.03%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (27.59%) WordPress
13 8 (27.59%) Magento
13 8 (27.59%) XML
13 8 (27.59%) Photoshop
14 7 (24.14%) CMS
14 7 (24.14%) MVC
14 7 (24.14%) Marketing
14 7 (24.14%) Automated Testing
14 7 (24.14%) Bower
14 7 (24.14%) User Experience
15 6 (20.69%) gulp

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 8 (27.59%) WordPress
2 7 (24.14%) CMS
3 6 (20.69%) Node.js
4 5 (17.24%) Drupal
5 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
6 2 (6.90%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Photoshop
2 5 (17.24%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) GitHub
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Telnet
1 2 (6.90%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) MySQL
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.90%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 18 (62.07%) Git (software)
2 14 (48.28%) Grunt
3 7 (24.14%) Bower
4 6 (20.69%) gulp
5 4 (13.79%) Subversion
6 3 (10.34%) JIRA
6 3 (10.34%) Selenium
6 3 (10.34%) PHPUnit
7 2 (6.90%) Mercurial
7 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
8 1 (3.45%) Jasmine
8 1 (3.45%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Marketing
3 3 (10.34%) Legal
4 2 (6.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (48.28%) Front-End Developer
3 11 (37.93%) Web Developer
4 9 (31.03%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (20.69%) Front-End Web Developer
6 3 (10.34%) UI Developer
6 3 (10.34%) UI Programmer
6 3 (10.34%) Senior PHP Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
6 3 (10.34%) PHP Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Web Applications Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Junior
7 2 (6.90%) Junior Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Applications Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Magento Developer
7 2 (6.90%) LAMP Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Designer
8 1 (3.45%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (96.55%) HTML
2 26 (89.66%) CSS
3 25 (86.21%) jQuery
4 16 (55.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 15 (51.72%) HTML5
6 14 (48.28%) AngularJS
7 11 (37.93%) Sass
7 11 (37.93%) CSS3
7 11 (37.93%) Ajax
8 10 (34.48%) JSON
9 8 (27.59%) XML
10 6 (20.69%) XSLT
10 6 (20.69%) Flash
10 6 (20.69%) REST
11 5 (17.24%) .NET
11 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
12 3 (10.34%) KnockoutJS
13 2 (6.90%) React
13 2 (6.90%) Meteor
13 2 (6.90%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) User Experience
2 3 (10.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (6.90%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) UNIX
2 2 (6.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) OO
2 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (31.03%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (24.14%) Automated Testing
3 7 (24.14%) MVC
4 6 (20.69%) Graceful Degradation
4 6 (20.69%) Web Design
4 6 (20.69%) Progressive Enhancement
5 5 (17.24%) BDD
5 5 (17.24%) Online Marketing
5 5 (17.24%) TDD
6 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Brand Management
7 3 (10.34%) Electronic Trading
7 3 (10.34%) Kanban
8 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.90%) Web Development
8 2 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (6.90%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 27 (93.10%) JavaScript
2 13 (44.83%) PHP
3 6 (20.69%) ActionScript
4 5 (17.24%) C#
4 5 (17.24%) Java
5 4 (13.79%) PHP5
6 3 (10.34%) C++
6 3 (10.34%) SQL
7 2 (6.90%) CoffeeScript
7 2 (6.90%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
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