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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank - 63 74
Permanent jobs citing LESS 0 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.85% 1.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.00% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 11
Median salary - £34,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
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
312 250 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 46.43% 42.37% 52.34%
Number of salaries quoted 282 223 375
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £50,000
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