The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 66 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -
Permanent jobs citing LESS 2 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 0.53% 3.41% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.19% 7.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 0
Average salary £35,250 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.87% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -17.64%
LESS
Warwickshire

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 Warwick region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Warwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
168 123 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 44.92% 46.59% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 117 116 88
Average salary £50,000 £48,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

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

LESS Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

LESS
Salary Trend in Warwick

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

LESS Salary Trend in Warwick

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Warwick 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 20 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) CSS
2 16 (80.00%) AngularJS
3 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
4 13 (65.00%) C#
4 13 (65.00%) HTML
5 12 (60.00%) .NET Framework
6 11 (55.00%) IaaS
6 11 (55.00%) PaaS
6 11 (55.00%) HTML5
6 11 (55.00%) Node.js
7 10 (50.00%) SQL
8 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
8 9 (45.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (45.00%) Sass
9 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
10 7 (35.00%) Web Development
10 7 (35.00%) Big Data
10 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
10 7 (35.00%) MySQL
10 7 (35.00%) MVC
10 7 (35.00%) Mobile Development
11 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
12 5 (25.00%) Entity Framework
12 5 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
12 5 (25.00%) jQuery
12 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Warwick 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 11 (55.00%) Node.js
2 2 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (55.00%) IaaS
1 11 (55.00%) PaaS
2 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (20.00%) Bluemix
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (35.00%) Big Data
2 7 (35.00%) MySQL
3 4 (20.00%) CouchDB
3 4 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (20.00%) Jasmine
3 4 (20.00%) Mocha
3 4 (20.00%) Protractor
3 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (70.00%) .NET Developer
3 11 (55.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (35.00%) .NET Applications Developer
4 7 (35.00%) Applications Developer
4 7 (35.00%) C# Developer
4 7 (35.00%) Node.js Developer
5 5 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
6 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 4 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (20.00%) Web Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Angular Developer
7 2 (10.00%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Graduate
7 2 (10.00%) Graduate C# Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (5.00%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
8 1 (5.00%) EPiServer Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) CSS
2 16 (80.00%) AngularJS
3 13 (65.00%) HTML
4 12 (60.00%) .NET Framework
5 11 (55.00%) HTML5
6 9 (45.00%) Sass
6 9 (45.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
7 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (25.00%) Entity Framework
8 5 (25.00%) jQuery
8 5 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (20.00%) CSS3
10 3 (15.00%) LINQ
11 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 2 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Mobile Development
1 7 (35.00%) MVC
1 7 (35.00%) Web Development
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) OOP
2 5 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 5 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Content Management
4 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (65.00%) C#
3 10 (50.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) VB
5 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) IBM
3 2 (10.00%) EPiServer