The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 201 181 199
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +18
Permanent jobs citing LESS 12 37 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.27% 0.76% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.76% 1.92% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 8
Average salary £40,750 £45,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.44% +91.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
LESS
South East

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 Surrey region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1588 1931 1858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 36.12% 39.73% 39.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1449 1640 1642
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

LESS Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

LESS
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

LESS Salary Trend in Surrey

LESS
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LESS across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

LESS Salary Histogram in Surrey

LESS
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
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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
Guildford +7 8 £48,250 +13.52%
Dorking - 1 £50,000 -
LESS
South East

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 35 (100.00%) HTML
2 34 (97.14%) JavaScript
2 34 (97.14%) CSS
3 27 (77.14%) HTML5
4 23 (65.71%) AngularJS
4 23 (65.71%) User Experience
5 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (60.00%) Sass
7 16 (45.71%) Scrum
8 13 (37.14%) PHP
9 12 (34.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (34.29%) CSS3
10 11 (31.43%) Grunt
10 11 (31.43%) Amazon AWS
10 11 (31.43%) Web Development
10 11 (31.43%) Docker
10 11 (31.43%) DevOps
11 10 (28.57%) OO
11 10 (28.57%) MVC
12 9 (25.71%) Durandal
12 9 (25.71%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (25.71%) .NET
12 9 (25.71%) JSON
13 8 (22.86%) JIRA
13 8 (22.86%) WCF
13 8 (22.86%) Zend
13 8 (22.86%) TDD
13 8 (22.86%) MySQL
13 8 (22.86%) IIS
13 8 (22.86%) Web Services

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 8 (22.86%) IIS
2 7 (20.00%) NServiceBus
3 4 (11.43%) WordPress
4 3 (8.57%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (8.57%) CMS
4 3 (8.57%) Joomla!
5 2 (5.71%) Kentico
6 1 (2.86%) Node.js
6 1 (2.86%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (31.43%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (11.43%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) MySQL
1 8 (22.86%) NoSQL
2 7 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 7 (20.00%) RavenDB
2 7 (20.00%) Redis
2 7 (20.00%) Couchbase
2 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.00%) CouchDB
2 7 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (20.00%) Event Store
3 4 (11.43%) MongoDB
3 4 (11.43%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Grunt
2 8 (22.86%) Bower
2 8 (22.86%) JIRA
2 8 (22.86%) Git (software)
3 7 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 7 (20.00%) ReSharper
3 7 (20.00%) JSUnit
3 7 (20.00%) TeamCity
3 7 (20.00%) NCrunch
4 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
5 3 (8.57%) Subversion
6 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.86%) gulp
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (28.57%) UI Developer
2 10 (28.57%) UI Programmer
3 9 (25.71%) Web Developer
4 8 (22.86%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Agile C# Developer
5 4 (11.43%) PHP Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Python Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Python Developer
5 4 (11.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.43%) C# Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Team Leader
5 4 (11.43%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (8.57%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Junior
7 1 (2.86%) Junior Software Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) HTML
2 34 (97.14%) CSS
3 27 (77.14%) HTML5
4 23 (65.71%) AngularJS
5 21 (60.00%) Sass
6 12 (34.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 12 (34.29%) CSS3
7 9 (25.71%) .NET
7 9 (25.71%) JSON
7 9 (25.71%) Durandal
8 8 (22.86%) WCF
8 8 (22.86%) Web Services
8 8 (22.86%) jQuery
9 7 (20.00%) Zend Framework
9 7 (20.00%) Reactive Extensions
9 7 (20.00%) Entity Framework
9 7 (20.00%) REST
9 7 (20.00%) MSMQ
9 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (65.71%) User Experience
2 7 (20.00%) Blog
2 7 (20.00%) Podcast
3 1 (2.86%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Windows
1 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (17.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (45.71%) Scrum
3 11 (31.43%) Web Development
3 11 (31.43%) DevOps
4 10 (28.57%) MVC
4 10 (28.57%) OO
5 9 (25.71%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (22.86%) Agile Project Management
6 8 (22.86%) Project Management
6 8 (22.86%) TDD
7 7 (20.00%) Pair Programming
7 7 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 7 (20.00%) SOA
7 7 (20.00%) Extreme Programming
7 7 (20.00%) Microservices
7 7 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
7 7 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (20.00%) Product Management
7 7 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
8 5 (14.29%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 34 (97.14%) JavaScript
2 13 (37.14%) PHP
3 8 (22.86%) C#
4 7 (20.00%) SQL
4 7 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 7 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 5 (14.29%) Python
6 4 (11.43%) PHP5
7 2 (5.71%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.86%) Perl
8 1 (2.86%) Ruby
System Software
1 11 (31.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) Puppet
1 7 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (11.43%) Ansible
2 4 (11.43%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Zend
2 7 (20.00%) Red Gate
2 7 (20.00%) Twitter
2 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.71%) EPiServer
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