The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 160 183 166
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -17
Permanent jobs citing LESS 16 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.49% 0.37% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.19% 1.00% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 18
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £38,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -17.64%
LESS
South East

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 Hampshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1349 1399 1282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 41.33% 36.78% 36.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1239 1303 1097
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

LESS Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

LESS
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

LESS Salary Trend in Hampshire

LESS
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 13 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
Basingstoke - 8 £35,000 -
Fareham -3 3 £30,000 -
Southampton - 3 £32,500 -
Farnborough - 3 £31,000 -
Andover - 2 £31,750 -
LESS
South East

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 (100.00%) HTML
1 28 (100.00%) CSS
2 24 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 24 (85.71%) jQuery
3 22 (78.57%) Front End Development
4 20 (71.43%) HTML5
4 20 (71.43%) CSS3
5 17 (60.71%) Sass
6 13 (46.43%) Git (software)
7 11 (39.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (39.29%) Mobile Development
7 11 (39.29%) gulp
8 10 (35.71%) Underscore.js
8 10 (35.71%) AngularJS
8 10 (35.71%) XHTML
9 9 (32.14%) Node.js
9 9 (32.14%) Subversion
10 8 (28.57%) .NET
10 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (28.57%) Backbone.js
10 8 (28.57%) React
11 7 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (25.00%) Ember.js
11 7 (25.00%) Bitbucket
11 7 (25.00%) Grunt
11 7 (25.00%) MVC
11 7 (25.00%) WCAG
11 7 (25.00%) WAI
12 6 (21.43%) CMS
12 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 9 (32.14%) Node.js
2 6 (21.43%) CMS
3 3 (10.71%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (17.86%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 2 (7.14%) Google App Engine
1 2 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (7.14%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (46.43%) Git (software)
2 11 (39.29%) gulp
3 9 (32.14%) Subversion
4 7 (25.00%) Bitbucket
4 7 (25.00%) Grunt
5 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (14.29%) Visual Studio
7 2 (7.14%) Bower
7 2 (7.14%) Jasmine
7 2 (7.14%) Karma Test Runner
Job Titles
1 28 (100.00%) Developer
2 21 (75.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 11 (39.29%) Web Developer
4 10 (35.71%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 8 (28.57%) HTML CSS Developer
5 8 (28.57%) HTML Developer
5 8 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (25.00%) Web Specialist
7 4 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (10.71%) Software Developer
9 2 (7.14%) Python Developer
9 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
9 2 (7.14%) Senior Python Developer
9 2 (7.14%) UI Developer
10 1 (3.57%) .NET Developer
10 1 (3.57%) Agile Developer
10 1 (3.57%) Angular Developer
10 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
10 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
10 1 (3.57%) Digital Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) CSS
1 28 (100.00%) HTML
2 24 (85.71%) jQuery
3 20 (71.43%) CSS3
3 20 (71.43%) HTML5
4 17 (60.71%) Sass
5 11 (39.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (35.71%) AngularJS
6 10 (35.71%) Underscore.js
6 10 (35.71%) XHTML
7 8 (28.57%) .NET
7 8 (28.57%) Backbone.js
7 8 (28.57%) React
8 7 (25.00%) Ember.js
9 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
9 6 (21.43%) Express
9 6 (21.43%) Meteor
9 6 (21.43%) OOCSS
10 5 (17.86%) Web Services
11 3 (10.71%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) User Experience
2 3 (10.71%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Android
1 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Front End Development
2 11 (39.29%) Mobile Development
3 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.00%) MVC
4 7 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (21.43%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
5 6 (21.43%) SMACSS
6 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
6 5 (17.86%) MVVM
7 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 4 (14.29%) Web Development
8 3 (10.71%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (10.71%) Scrum
8 3 (10.71%) SEO
8 3 (10.71%) Web Design
9 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
10 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
10 1 (3.57%) Functional Testing
10 1 (3.57%) OOP
10 1 (3.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (17.86%) C#
2 5 (17.86%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) WAI
1 7 (25.00%) WCAG
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Google
2 1 (3.57%) PayPal
Fleet, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Inbox Insight Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago