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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 179 146 195
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +49
Permanent jobs citing LESS 14 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.37% 0.55% 0.023%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.97% 1.50% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 1
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +77.08%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
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
1449 1200 1684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 38.29% 36.37% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1340 1038 1524
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 29 January 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
Fareham - 8 £30,000 -
Petersfield - 6 £35,000 -
LESS
South East

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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%) JavaScript
1 28 (100.00%) CSS
1 28 (100.00%) jQuery
1 28 (100.00%) Sass
2 25 (89.29%) MVC
3 22 (78.57%) HTML5
3 22 (78.57%) CSS3
4 20 (71.43%) PHP
5 19 (67.86%) SQL
5 19 (67.86%) MySQL
5 19 (67.86%) Photoshop
5 19 (67.86%) IIS
5 19 (67.86%) XML
5 19 (67.86%) Windows
5 19 (67.86%) Linux
5 19 (67.86%) BBC
5 19 (67.86%) Adobe Illustrator
5 19 (67.86%) Subversion
5 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
5 19 (67.86%) Adobe
5 19 (67.86%) User Experience
5 19 (67.86%) JSON
5 19 (67.86%) CodeIgniter
5 19 (67.86%) PHP5
6 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
7 6 (21.43%) Ember.js
7 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
8 3 (10.71%) Web Development
9 2 (7.14%) XHTML

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 19 (67.86%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (67.86%) Photoshop
1 19 (67.86%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (67.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (67.86%) Subversion
2 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 28 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (67.86%) PHP Developer
3 9 (32.14%) Front-End Developer
4 5 (17.86%) UI Programmer
4 5 (17.86%) UI Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Front-End Web Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) HTML
1 28 (100.00%) CSS
1 28 (100.00%) jQuery
1 28 (100.00%) Sass
2 22 (78.57%) HTML5
2 22 (78.57%) CSS3
3 19 (67.86%) XML
3 19 (67.86%) JSON
3 19 (67.86%) CodeIgniter
4 6 (21.43%) Ember.js
4 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
5 2 (7.14%) XHTML
6 1 (3.57%) SVG
6 1 (3.57%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 19 (67.86%) BBC
1 19 (67.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Windows
1 19 (67.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) MVC
2 3 (10.71%) Web Development
3 1 (3.57%) OOD
3 1 (3.57%) OO
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 20 (71.43%) PHP
3 19 (67.86%) SQL
3 19 (67.86%) PHP5
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
1 19 (67.86%) Adobe