The first table below looks at the demand for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 29 July 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 South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing LESS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
394 423 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 34.47% 38.38% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 358 378 299
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LESS
Wales

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

LESS Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

LESS
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

LESS Salary Trend in South Wales

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 4 (66.67%) Web Design
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) CSS3
3 3 (50.00%) Sass
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) PHP
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) Retail
4 2 (33.33%) Subversion
4 2 (33.33%) Content Management
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Adobe
4 2 (33.33%) Web Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Workflow
4 2 (33.33%) CMS
4 2 (33.33%) Email Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) WCF
5 1 (16.67%) Silverlight

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Coordinator
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) Sass
3 3 (50.00%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) Modernizr
4 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) JSP
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Web Design
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Email Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Content Management
2 2 (33.33%) Web Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) XAML
4 1 (16.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe
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