The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 77 59 96
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +37
Permanent jobs citing LESS 4 32 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.47% 3.62% 0.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.14% 6.10% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 8
Median salary £25,000 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-39.39% +3.12%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
LESS
East Sussex

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 Brighton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
350 525 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 40.98% 59.32% 61.94%
Number of salaries quoted 295 423 629
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of job ads across the Brighton region citing LESS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LESS Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

LESS
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

LESS Salary Trend in Brighton

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing LESS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for LESS.

1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) Sass
1 12 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 8 (66.67%) WordPress
2 8 (66.67%) HTML5
2 8 (66.67%) Drupal
2 8 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 4 (33.33%) OOP
3 4 (33.33%) PHP
3 4 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 4 (33.33%) CMS
3 4 (33.33%) Web Design
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Facilities Management
3 4 (33.33%) Joomla!
3 4 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
3 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 4 (33.33%) CSS3
3 4 (33.33%) Laravel
3 4 (33.33%) D3.js
3 4 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (33.33%) GitHub
3 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 4 (33.33%) Express
3 4 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (33.33%) Grunt

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (66.67%) Drupal
1 8 (66.67%) WordPress
2 4 (33.33%) CMS
2 4 (33.33%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (33.33%) Grunt
1 4 (33.33%) gulp
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
1 12 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 4 (33.33%) Creative Developer
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 4 (33.33%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) Sass
2 8 (66.67%) HTML5
2 8 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 4 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
3 4 (33.33%) CSS3
3 4 (33.33%) D3.js
3 4 (33.33%) Express
3 4 (33.33%) Laravel
3 4 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 4 (33.33%) Facilities Management
2 4 (33.33%) OOP
2 4 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (33.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) PHP