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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 174 194 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs citing LESS 37 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.81% 0.21% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.10% 0.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 0
Average salary £45,000 £24,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
1762 1862 2137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 38.48% 39.55% 40.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1483 1661 1896
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
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 1 October 2014. 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
Leatherhead - 11 £45,000 -
Redhill - 4 £37,500 -
Guildford - 2 £35,000 - 3
LESS
South East

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 67 (100.00%) HTML
2 66 (98.51%) CSS
3 62 (92.54%) JavaScript
4 61 (91.04%) jQuery
5 51 (76.12%) Git (software)
6 50 (74.63%) User Experience
7 48 (71.64%) Agile Software Development
8 45 (67.16%) AngularJS
9 40 (59.70%) Jasmine
9 40 (59.70%) TDD
10 38 (56.72%) Sass
11 33 (49.25%) Backbone.js
11 33 (49.25%) WordPress
11 33 (49.25%) SQL
12 32 (47.76%) Subversion
13 31 (46.27%) Web Services
13 31 (46.27%) Unit Testing
14 30 (44.78%) HTML5
15 29 (43.28%) CSS3
15 29 (43.28%) Apache
16 28 (41.79%) MSMQ
16 28 (41.79%) C#
16 28 (41.79%) Windows
16 28 (41.79%) .NET
16 28 (41.79%) SQL Server
16 28 (41.79%) IIS
16 28 (41.79%) ASP.NET
16 28 (41.79%) Finance
16 28 (41.79%) SOA
16 28 (41.79%) Pair Programming

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 33 (49.25%) WordPress
2 29 (43.28%) Apache
3 28 (41.79%) IIS
3 28 (41.79%) NServiceBus
4 12 (17.91%) Node.js
5 7 (10.45%) Drupal
6 5 (7.46%) Joomla!
7 4 (5.97%) ColdFusion
8 3 (4.48%) CMS
9 2 (2.99%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Photoshop
1 5 (7.46%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.49%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 28 (41.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (17.91%) GitHub
3 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (41.79%) SQL Server
1 28 (41.79%) RavenDB
1 28 (41.79%) SQL Server 2012
1 28 (41.79%) NoSQL
1 28 (41.79%) Azure SQL Database
2 7 (10.45%) MySQL
3 5 (7.46%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 51 (76.12%) Git (software)
2 40 (59.70%) Jasmine
3 32 (47.76%) Subversion
4 28 (41.79%) ReSharper
4 28 (41.79%) NCrunch
4 28 (41.79%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.49%) JIRA
General
1 28 (41.79%) Finance
2 24 (35.82%) Marketing
3 5 (7.46%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (86.57%) Developer
2 28 (41.79%) .NET Developer
2 28 (41.79%) C# Developer
2 28 (41.79%) C# .NET Developer
3 13 (19.40%) Web Developer
4 12 (17.91%) Senior Developer
5 11 (16.42%) Senior C# Developer
5 11 (16.42%) Senior .NET Developer
5 11 (16.42%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Lead Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Applications Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Designer
7 3 (4.48%) PHP Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Team Leader
8 2 (2.99%) Drupal Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Front-End Web Developer
9 1 (1.49%) Lead PHP Developer
9 1 (1.49%) Senior Designer
9 1 (1.49%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (100.00%) HTML
2 66 (98.51%) CSS
3 61 (91.04%) jQuery
4 45 (67.16%) AngularJS
5 38 (56.72%) Sass
6 33 (49.25%) Backbone.js
7 31 (46.27%) Web Services
8 30 (44.78%) HTML5
9 29 (43.28%) CSS3
10 28 (41.79%) MSMQ
10 28 (41.79%) .NET
10 28 (41.79%) ASP.NET
10 28 (41.79%) .NET Framework
10 28 (41.79%) WCF
10 28 (41.79%) PhoneGap
10 28 (41.79%) KnockoutJS
10 28 (41.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 28 (41.79%) Ember.js
10 28 (41.79%) ASP.NET Web API
10 28 (41.79%) Durandal
Miscellaneous
1 50 (74.63%) User Experience
2 28 (41.79%) Mobile App
3 12 (17.91%) Open Source
3 12 (17.91%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.46%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 28 (41.79%) Windows
1 28 (41.79%) Windows Phone
1 28 (41.79%) Apple iOS
1 28 (41.79%) Android
2 1 (1.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (71.64%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (59.70%) TDD
3 31 (46.27%) Unit Testing
4 28 (41.79%) SOA
4 28 (41.79%) Pair Programming
4 28 (41.79%) Mobile Application Development
4 28 (41.79%) Infrastructure Management
4 28 (41.79%) Android Development
4 28 (41.79%) iOS Development
4 28 (41.79%) Performance Tuning
4 28 (41.79%) Domain-Driven Design
4 28 (41.79%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (32.84%) E-Commerce
6 15 (22.39%) OO
7 13 (19.40%) MVC
7 13 (19.40%) Responsive Web Design
8 12 (17.91%) Web Design
8 12 (17.91%) Software Engineering
8 12 (17.91%) Business Development
8 12 (17.91%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 62 (92.54%) JavaScript
2 33 (49.25%) SQL
3 28 (41.79%) C#
4 12 (17.91%) Ruby
5 11 (16.42%) PHP
6 4 (5.97%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 12 (17.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Varnish
Vendors
1 28 (41.79%) Google
1 28 (41.79%) Xamarin
1 28 (41.79%) Red Gate
2 5 (7.46%) CODA
3 1 (1.49%) Atlassian
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