The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 140 118 161
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +43
Permanent jobs citing LESS 1 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.049% 0.52% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 1.35% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Average salary £52,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
LESS
East of 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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
801 739 1065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 38.94% 38.39% 37.53%
Number of salaries quoted 620 614 908
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

LESS Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

LESS
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

LESS Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

LESS
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
St Albans - 1 £52,500 -
LESS
East of England

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
1 7 (87.50%) HTML5
2 6 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) Ajax
3 5 (62.50%) Sass
3 5 (62.50%) Backbone.js
3 5 (62.50%) CSS3
3 5 (62.50%) MVC
4 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (50.00%) Mercurial
4 4 (50.00%) Node.js
4 4 (50.00%) WebSockets
4 4 (50.00%) D3.js
4 4 (50.00%) Highcharts JS
4 4 (50.00%) Grunt
4 4 (50.00%) Ubuntu
4 4 (50.00%) Debian
4 4 (50.00%) OpenBSD
4 4 (50.00%) AIX
4 4 (50.00%) FreeBSD
5 3 (37.50%) jQuery
6 2 (25.00%) Scrum
6 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (25.00%) Java
6 2 (25.00%) .NET
6 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
7 1 (12.50%) Redis

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 1 (12.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (50.00%) Mercurial
1 4 (50.00%) Grunt
2 1 (12.50%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (12.50%) NUnit
2 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
2 1 (12.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (12.50%) Axure RP
2 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 1 (12.50%) UX Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) UI Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) UI Designer
3 1 (12.50%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) HTML5
2 6 (75.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (62.50%) Sass
3 5 (62.50%) CSS3
3 5 (62.50%) Backbone.js
3 5 (62.50%) Ajax
4 4 (50.00%) D3.js
4 4 (50.00%) Highcharts JS
4 4 (50.00%) WebSockets
5 3 (37.50%) jQuery
6 2 (25.00%) .NET
7 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (12.50%) JPA
7 1 (12.50%) RESTful
7 1 (12.50%) Servlets
7 1 (12.50%) Web Services
7 1 (12.50%) XHTML
7 1 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) AIX
1 4 (50.00%) FreeBSD
1 4 (50.00%) Debian
1 4 (50.00%) OpenBSD
1 4 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Product Management
3 1 (12.50%) Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe
1 1 (12.50%) Telerik
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
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