The first table below looks at the demand for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 22 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 Wales region.

Location
3 months to
22 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 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 £31,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
436 486 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 33.41% 39.00% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 391 440 363
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,525
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LESS
UK

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

LESS Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

LESS
Salary Trend in Wales

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

LESS Salary Trend in Wales

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) Web Design
2 6 (75.00%) HTML5
3 5 (62.50%) CSS3
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 5 (62.50%) MySQL
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) Marketing
4 4 (50.00%) Sass
5 3 (37.50%) Web Marketing
5 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (37.50%) Web Development
5 3 (37.50%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) Workflow
5 3 (37.50%) CMS
5 3 (37.50%) Email Marketing
5 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
5 3 (37.50%) PHP
5 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) Adobe
5 3 (37.50%) Retail
5 3 (37.50%) Subversion
5 3 (37.50%) Content Management
6 2 (25.00%) FTP
6 2 (25.00%) JSP
6 2 (25.00%) Java

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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 3 (37.50%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
General
1 4 (50.00%) Marketing
2 3 (37.50%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Web Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Coordinator
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) HTML5
3 5 (62.50%) CSS3
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
4 4 (50.00%) Sass
5 2 (25.00%) JSP
5 2 (25.00%) Modernizr
6 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
6 1 (12.50%) RESTful
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (12.50%) WCF
6 1 (12.50%) Silverlight
6 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (12.50%) .NET
6 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Web Design
2 3 (37.50%) Web Marketing
2 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (37.50%) Web Development
2 3 (37.50%) Workflow
2 3 (37.50%) Email Marketing
2 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) Content Management
3 2 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) PHP
4 2 (25.00%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) TypeScript
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Adobe