The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank - 68 79
Permanent jobs citing LESS 0 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.80% 1.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.92% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 14
Median salary - £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
LESS
South West

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 Somerset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
276 261 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 43.33% 41.96% 56.50%
Number of salaries quoted 248 235 428
Median salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset region citing LESS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LESS Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

LESS
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

LESS Salary Trend in Somerset