The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank - 76 -
Permanent jobs citing LESS 0 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton - 1.48% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +21.42%
LESS
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
339 358 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 41.75% 40.82% 36.24%
Number of salaries quoted 304 333 278
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

LESS Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

LESS
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

LESS Salary Trend in Southampton