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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 144 143 137
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing LESS 8 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.33% 0.35% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.91% 1.01% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 0
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
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
879 889 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 36.67% 34.85% 38.47%
Number of salaries quoted 731 761 721
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,050 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 7 July 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
Hemel Hempstead -6 7 £47,500 +5.55% 1
LESS
East of England

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 11 (84.62%) HTML
1 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
1 11 (84.62%) CSS
1 11 (84.62%) Backbone.js
1 11 (84.62%) Sass
1 11 (84.62%) AngularJS
2 10 (76.92%) HTML5
3 9 (69.23%) User Experience
4 8 (61.54%) E-Commerce
5 7 (53.85%) jQuery
5 7 (53.85%) CSS3
6 6 (46.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (46.15%) TDD
7 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
7 5 (38.46%) Web Services
7 5 (38.46%) NoSQL
8 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
8 3 (23.08%) Node.js
8 3 (23.08%) REST
8 3 (23.08%) WebSockets
8 3 (23.08%) XML
8 3 (23.08%) Linux
8 3 (23.08%) VoIP
8 3 (23.08%) XHTML
8 3 (23.08%) SOAP
8 3 (23.08%) MySQL
8 3 (23.08%) PHP
8 3 (23.08%) SQL
8 3 (23.08%) MVC

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 3 (23.08%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) SaaS
2 2 (15.38%) GitHub
3 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) VoIP
2 1 (7.69%) HTTP
2 1 (7.69%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) NoSQL
2 3 (23.08%) MySQL
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
3 2 (15.38%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) SpecFlow
2 2 (15.38%) NUnit
2 2 (15.38%) Subversion
2 2 (15.38%) TeamCity
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium
3 1 (7.69%) Grunt
3 1 (7.69%) Yeoman
3 1 (7.69%) Bower
3 1 (7.69%) Xdebug
3 1 (7.69%) PHPUnit
3 1 (7.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (7.69%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (23.08%) PHP Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (7.69%) UI Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior UI Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) UX Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Designer
5 1 (7.69%) UX Developer
5 1 (7.69%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) HTML
1 11 (84.62%) CSS
1 11 (84.62%) Backbone.js
1 11 (84.62%) Sass
1 11 (84.62%) AngularJS
2 10 (76.92%) HTML5
3 7 (53.85%) jQuery
3 7 (53.85%) CSS3
4 6 (46.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (38.46%) Web Services
6 3 (23.08%) XML
6 3 (23.08%) XHTML
6 3 (23.08%) VXML
6 3 (23.08%) SOAP
6 3 (23.08%) WebSockets
6 3 (23.08%) CCXML
6 3 (23.08%) REST
6 3 (23.08%) Zend Framework
7 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (15.38%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) IVR
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 2 (15.38%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Android
1 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) E-Commerce
2 6 (46.15%) TDD
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (23.08%) BDD
4 3 (23.08%) MVC
5 2 (15.38%) OOP
5 2 (15.38%) OO
5 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (15.38%) Web Accessibility
5 2 (15.38%) Product Management
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Web Design
6 1 (7.69%) Speech Recognition
6 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.69%) Data Security
6 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) PHP
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
3 2 (15.38%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS
2 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Zend
2 1 (7.69%) Twitter
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) Avaya
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