The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LESS 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 4.41% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.82% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £29,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +42.85%
LESS
Manchester

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 Salford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
34 29 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 50.00% 42.03% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 32 27 12
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

LESS Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

LESS
Salary Trend in Salford

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

LESS Salary Trend in Salford

LESS
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) WordPress
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (100.00%) Sass
1 3 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Zurb Foundation
2 2 (66.67%) Ember.js
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Backbone.js
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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 (100.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) UI Designer
1 3 (100.00%) Designer
2 2 (66.67%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) Sass
1 3 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) Zurb Foundation
2 2 (66.67%) Ember.js
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Twitter