The first table below looks at the demand for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 367 522 634
Rank change year-on-year
+155 +112
Permanent jobs citing LESS 333 89 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.67% 0.20% 0.068%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.67% 0.49% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 274 79 38
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -42.85%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
19937 18271 22894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 40.17% 40.20% 40.82%
Number of salaries quoted 16832 15921 20524
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LESS
England

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

LESS Jobs Demand Trend in London

LESS
Salary Trend in London

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

LESS Salary Trend in London

LESS
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LESS across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

LESS Salary Histogram in London

LESS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London +39 65 £55,000 -4.34% 6
Ealing - 2 £58,000 - 1
Westminster - 2 £47,500 -
Uxbridge - 2 £45,000 -
Chiswick - 1 £31,500 -
LESS
England

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 596 (98.35%) CSS
2 588 (97.03%) HTML
3 579 (95.54%) JavaScript
4 502 (82.84%) HTML5
5 422 (69.64%) jQuery
6 406 (67.00%) CSS3
7 313 (51.65%) Sass
8 228 (37.62%) Backbone.js
9 198 (32.67%) AngularJS
10 183 (30.20%) Web Development
11 182 (30.03%) MVC
12 175 (28.88%) OO
13 168 (27.72%) PHP
14 166 (27.39%) TDD
15 159 (26.24%) Scrum
16 156 (25.74%) E-Commerce
17 129 (21.29%) Git (software)
18 124 (20.46%) Java
19 122 (20.13%) Node.js
20 117 (19.31%) MySQL
21 116 (19.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 116 (19.14%) Open Source
22 114 (18.81%) Ajax
23 113 (18.65%) Agile Software Development
24 110 (18.15%) .NET
25 104 (17.16%) Facebook
26 97 (16.01%) Photoshop
27 96 (15.84%) Degree
28 95 (15.68%) OOP
29 94 (15.51%) REST

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the London 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
1 122 (20.13%) Node.js
2 55 (9.08%) CMS
3 31 (5.12%) WordPress
4 17 (2.81%) Drupal
5 16 (2.64%) Apache
6 11 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (1.32%) Adobe CQ
8 7 (1.16%) NetWeaver
9 6 (0.99%) Apache Solr
10 5 (0.83%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.66%) Joomla!
11 4 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.50%) IIS
12 3 (0.50%) TeamSite
12 3 (0.50%) nginx
13 2 (0.33%) concrete5
13 2 (0.33%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.33%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.33%) Commerce Server
14 1 (0.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 97 (16.01%) Photoshop
2 10 (1.65%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (1.32%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.17%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.17%) InDesign
4 1 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 10 (1.65%) Magento
2 6 (0.99%) Oracle CRM
3 4 (0.66%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 38 (6.27%) GitHub
2 14 (2.31%) SaaS
3 12 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.66%) Google App Engine
5 3 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.50%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.50%) CloudFront
5 3 (0.50%) Route 53
6 2 (0.33%) Heroku
6 2 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.12%) HTTP
2 17 (2.81%) Internet
3 5 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (0.66%) SSH
5 1 (0.17%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (19.31%) MySQL
2 38 (6.27%) MongoDB
3 21 (3.47%) Big Data
4 19 (3.14%) NoSQL
5 10 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (0.66%) Redis
6 4 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (0.66%) SQL Server
7 3 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.50%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 129 (21.29%) Git (software)
2 81 (13.37%) Jasmine
3 67 (11.06%) JUnit
4 66 (10.89%) Selenium
5 61 (10.07%) Subversion
6 60 (9.90%) Grunt
7 40 (6.60%) Visual Studio
8 33 (5.45%) Mocha
9 30 (4.95%) Behat
10 27 (4.46%) PHPUnit
11 25 (4.13%) SoapUI
11 25 (4.13%) Jenkins
11 25 (4.13%) Bower
12 20 (3.30%) Xdebug
13 19 (3.14%) QUnit
14 18 (2.97%) Maven
15 17 (2.81%) WebDriver
16 16 (2.64%) Cucumber
17 13 (2.15%) Mockito
17 13 (2.15%) PhantomJS
General
1 89 (14.69%) Games
2 73 (12.05%) Marketing
3 55 (9.08%) Manufacturing
4 53 (8.75%) Finance
5 34 (5.61%) Retail
6 26 (4.29%) Advertising
7 10 (1.65%) Publishing
8 7 (1.16%) Banking
9 5 (0.83%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.66%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.33%) Back Office
11 2 (0.33%) Automotive
12 1 (0.17%) Legal
12 1 (0.17%) Electronics
12 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 523 (86.30%) Developer
2 252 (41.58%) Front-End Developer
3 136 (22.44%) Web Developer
4 110 (18.15%) Senior Developer
5 64 (10.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 55 (9.08%) PHP Developer
7 53 (8.75%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 41 (6.77%) UI Developer
9 34 (5.61%) UI Programmer
10 27 (4.46%) Front-End Web Developer
11 26 (4.29%) Lead Developer
12 22 (3.63%) Designer
13 17 (2.81%) Consultant
13 17 (2.81%) Mobile Developer
14 15 (2.48%) Junior
14 15 (2.48%) Senior Web Developer
14 15 (2.48%) Python Developer
14 15 (2.48%) Senior PHP Developer
14 15 (2.48%) User Experience Consultant
15 14 (2.31%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 596 (98.35%) CSS
2 588 (97.03%) HTML
3 502 (82.84%) HTML5
4 422 (69.64%) jQuery
5 406 (67.00%) CSS3
6 313 (51.65%) Sass
7 228 (37.62%) Backbone.js
8 198 (32.67%) AngularJS
9 116 (19.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 114 (18.81%) Ajax
11 110 (18.15%) .NET
12 94 (15.51%) REST
12 94 (15.51%) KnockoutJS
13 85 (14.03%) XHTML
14 83 (13.70%) Ext JS
15 77 (12.71%) Symfony
16 75 (12.38%) ASP.NET
17 73 (12.05%) Ember.js
18 65 (10.73%) Django
18 65 (10.73%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 116 (19.14%) Open Source
2 62 (10.23%) Computer Science
3 61 (10.07%) Mobile App
4 36 (5.94%) Social Media
5 33 (5.45%) Social Network
6 18 (2.97%) Graphic Design
7 14 (2.31%) Animation
7 14 (2.31%) W3C
8 12 (1.98%) RIA
8 12 (1.98%) GIS
9 11 (1.82%) Mobile Games
9 11 (1.82%) Inversion of Control
10 7 (1.16%) Mathematics
11 5 (0.83%) Blackberry
12 4 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.66%) Blog
12 4 (0.66%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.50%) Visualisation
13 3 (0.50%) Digital Media
14 2 (0.33%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 43 (7.10%) Linux
2 34 (5.61%) Apple iOS
3 28 (4.62%) Android
4 21 (3.47%) UNIX
5 11 (1.82%) Windows
6 5 (0.83%) Windows Phone
7 4 (0.66%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.50%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.17%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (30.20%) Web Development
2 182 (30.03%) MVC
3 175 (28.88%) OO
4 166 (27.39%) TDD
5 159 (26.24%) Scrum
6 156 (25.74%) E-Commerce
7 113 (18.65%) Agile Software Development
8 95 (15.68%) OOP
9 93 (15.35%) Responsive Web Design
10 79 (13.04%) Software Engineering
11 77 (12.71%) Kanban
12 63 (10.40%) Unit Testing
13 62 (10.23%) Continuous Integration
14 61 (10.07%) BDD
15 60 (9.90%) SEO
16 46 (7.59%) Mobile Application Development
17 39 (6.44%) Analytics
18 31 (5.12%) CRM
18 31 (5.12%) Rapid Prototyping
19 30 (4.95%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 579 (95.54%) JavaScript
2 168 (27.72%) PHP
3 124 (20.46%) Java
4 86 (14.19%) Python
5 62 (10.23%) ActionScript
5 62 (10.23%) ActionScript 3.0
6 54 (8.91%) SQL
7 32 (5.28%) Ruby
8 27 (4.46%) C#
9 25 (4.13%) CoffeeScript
10 14 (2.31%) Scala
11 11 (1.82%) PHP5
12 4 (0.66%) ActionScript 2.0
13 3 (0.50%) C++
13 3 (0.50%) ECMAScript
13 3 (0.50%) PHP4
13 3 (0.50%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.33%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.17%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 96 (15.84%) Degree
2 2 (0.33%) PMP
2 2 (0.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (12.71%) QA
2 5 (0.83%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.17%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (0.83%) YUM
1 5 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.66%) Vagrant
3 3 (0.50%) Puppet
3 3 (0.50%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 104 (17.16%) Facebook
2 70 (11.55%) Zend
3 60 (9.90%) Twitter
4 45 (7.43%) Adobe
5 24 (3.96%) SAP
6 11 (1.82%) Google
7 10 (1.65%) Omniture
8 8 (1.32%) Oracle
9 6 (0.99%) JD Edwards
10 4 (0.66%) hybris
10 4 (0.66%) Sitecore
10 4 (0.66%) ATG
11 3 (0.50%) Interwoven
12 2 (0.33%) Sencha
12 2 (0.33%) FatWire
12 2 (0.33%) Apple
12 2 (0.33%) IBM
13 1 (0.17%) Microsoft
13 1 (0.17%) Sun
13 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com
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