The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 376 402 445
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +43
Permanent jobs citing LESS 75 64 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.27% 0.013%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.95% 0.70% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 74 61 3
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +63.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £26,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £35,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
LESS
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7917 9113 8697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.93% 38.51% 38.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6860 7826 7742
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

LESS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

LESS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

LESS Salary Trend in the South East

LESS
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LESS across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

LESS Salary Histogram in the South East

LESS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Surrey +18 27 £45,000 - 1
Berkshire +13 21 £50,000 +60.00% 4
Hampshire 0 8 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Oxfordshire +14 5 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Buckinghamshire - 5 £45,000 - 1
East Sussex -29 4 £29,000 -10.76% 3
Kent +6 3 £35,000 -17.64%
West Sussex - 2 £42,500 -
LESS
England

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 144 (98.63%) CSS
2 136 (93.15%) HTML
3 116 (79.45%) JavaScript
4 113 (77.40%) jQuery
5 89 (60.96%) HTML5
6 76 (52.05%) Sass
7 75 (51.37%) AngularJS
8 68 (46.58%) User Experience
8 68 (46.58%) CSS3
9 66 (45.21%) Agile Software Development
10 64 (43.84%) MVC
11 59 (40.41%) SQL
12 54 (36.99%) .NET
13 49 (33.56%) C#
14 44 (30.14%) ASP.NET
15 42 (28.77%) Scrum
15 42 (28.77%) Git (software)
16 41 (28.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 41 (28.08%) SQL Server
17 39 (26.71%) Unit Testing
18 38 (26.03%) WCF
18 38 (26.03%) Photoshop
19 36 (24.66%) Subversion
20 35 (23.97%) ASP.NET MVC
21 34 (23.29%) PHP
22 32 (21.92%) Windows
22 32 (21.92%) Microsoft
22 32 (21.92%) Entity Framework
23 31 (21.23%) Adobe
24 29 (19.86%) Visual Studio

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 28 (19.18%) IIS
2 19 (13.01%) NServiceBus
3 17 (11.64%) CMS
4 16 (10.96%) WordPress
5 11 (7.53%) Node.js
5 11 (7.53%) Apache
6 6 (4.11%) Joomla!
7 4 (2.74%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.37%) Drupal
8 2 (1.37%) Kentico
9 1 (0.68%) Moodle
Applications
1 38 (26.03%) Photoshop
2 19 (13.01%) MS Excel
3 18 (12.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (5.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (2.05%) InDesign
5 3 (2.05%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.05%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.68%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 5 (3.42%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.01%) Microsoft Azure
1 19 (13.01%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.11%) Google App Engine
2 6 (4.11%) PaaS
2 6 (4.11%) Heroku
2 6 (4.11%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (4.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.68%) MailChimp
3 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.42%) HTTP
2 2 (1.37%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (28.08%) SQL Server
2 29 (19.86%) RavenDB
3 28 (19.18%) MySQL
4 19 (13.01%) NoSQL
4 19 (13.01%) Azure SQL Database
5 15 (10.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (6.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (6.16%) Couchbase
7 9 (6.16%) Event Store
7 9 (6.16%) Redis
7 9 (6.16%) CouchDB
7 9 (6.16%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (2.74%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 42 (28.77%) Git (software)
2 36 (24.66%) Subversion
3 29 (19.86%) Visual Studio
4 22 (15.07%) TeamCity
5 18 (12.33%) ReSharper
5 18 (12.33%) NCrunch
6 13 (8.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (7.53%) Grunt
8 10 (6.85%) Jasmine
9 9 (6.16%) JSUnit
9 9 (6.16%) JIRA
9 9 (6.16%) Bower
10 3 (2.05%) Axure RP
11 2 (1.37%) MSTest
12 1 (0.68%) Mocha
12 1 (0.68%) Hudson
12 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.68%) Karma Test Runner
12 1 (0.68%) Yeoman
General
1 21 (14.38%) Finance
2 12 (8.22%) Marketing
3 6 (4.11%) Advertising
4 5 (3.42%) Games
4 5 (3.42%) Arabic Language
5 1 (0.68%) Automotive
5 1 (0.68%) Banking
5 1 (0.68%) Retail
5 1 (0.68%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 130 (89.04%) Developer
2 46 (31.51%) Front-End Developer
3 29 (19.86%) .NET Developer
4 26 (17.81%) UI Developer
5 25 (17.12%) C# Developer
6 24 (16.44%) C# .NET Developer
7 23 (15.75%) Web Developer
8 17 (11.64%) UI Programmer
9 16 (10.96%) PHP Developer
9 16 (10.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 16 (10.96%) Designer
10 14 (9.59%) UI Designer
11 13 (8.90%) Senior Developer
12 12 (8.22%) ASP.NET Developer
13 11 (7.53%) Software Developer
14 10 (6.85%) UX Designer
15 9 (6.16%) Front-End Web Developer
16 8 (5.48%) Senior Front-End Developer
17 7 (4.79%) Applications Developer
18 6 (4.11%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (98.63%) CSS
2 136 (93.15%) HTML
3 113 (77.40%) jQuery
4 89 (60.96%) HTML5
5 76 (52.05%) Sass
6 75 (51.37%) AngularJS
7 68 (46.58%) CSS3
8 54 (36.99%) .NET
9 44 (30.14%) ASP.NET
10 41 (28.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 38 (26.03%) WCF
12 35 (23.97%) ASP.NET MVC
13 32 (21.92%) Entity Framework
14 27 (18.49%) .NET Framework
15 25 (17.12%) XML
15 25 (17.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 24 (16.44%) Web Services
17 21 (14.38%) JSON
17 21 (14.38%) Backbone.js
18 20 (13.70%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 68 (46.58%) User Experience
2 11 (7.53%) Human Factors
2 11 (7.53%) Blog
2 11 (7.53%) RIA
3 10 (6.85%) Inversion of Control
4 9 (6.16%) Mobile App
4 9 (6.16%) Semantic Web
4 9 (6.16%) BBC
5 8 (5.48%) Podcast
6 3 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.37%) Animation
7 2 (1.37%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.37%) NHS
7 2 (1.37%) W3C
8 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.68%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.68%) Streaming Music
8 1 (0.68%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.68%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 32 (21.92%) Windows
2 20 (13.70%) Apple iOS
3 16 (10.96%) Android
4 10 (6.85%) Windows Phone
4 10 (6.85%) Linux
5 9 (6.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (45.21%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (43.84%) MVC
3 42 (28.77%) Scrum
4 39 (26.71%) Unit Testing
5 29 (19.86%) Domain-Driven Design
5 29 (19.86%) Web Development
6 27 (18.49%) Responsive Web Design
7 25 (17.12%) OO
8 23 (15.75%) TDD
9 19 (13.01%) Pair Programming
9 19 (13.01%) SOA
9 19 (13.01%) Performance Tuning
9 19 (13.01%) Infrastructure Management
10 15 (10.27%) E-Commerce
11 13 (8.90%) Project Management
12 11 (7.53%) Workflow
12 11 (7.53%) Product Management
12 11 (7.53%) Usability Testing
12 11 (7.53%) Information Architecture
13 10 (6.85%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 116 (79.45%) JavaScript
2 59 (40.41%) SQL
3 49 (33.56%) C#
4 34 (23.29%) PHP
5 28 (19.18%) T-SQL
6 20 (13.70%) PHP5
7 11 (7.53%) PowerShell
8 10 (6.85%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.37%) XQuery
10 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (8.22%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (6.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (6.16%) Puppet
1 9 (6.16%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.68%) cPanel
2 1 (0.68%) Plesk
Vendors
1 32 (21.92%) Microsoft
2 31 (21.23%) Adobe
3 19 (13.01%) Twitter
4 18 (12.33%) Red Gate
5 16 (10.96%) Google
6 10 (6.85%) Xamarin
7 9 (6.16%) Zend
8 1 (0.68%) ATG
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