The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 99 124 126
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +2
Permanent jobs citing LESS 25 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.49% 0.36% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.83% 0.84% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 25 7 8
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +28.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,900 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £40,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
LESS
South West

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 Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
653 832 834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 38.80% 42.89% 41.14%
Number of salaries quoted 618 768 730
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol 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 Bristol

LESS
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

LESS Salary Trend in Bristol

LESS
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LESS across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

LESS Salary Histogram in Bristol

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Bristol region with a requirement for LESS.

1 32 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 32 (100.00%) CSS
2 31 (96.88%) HTML
3 20 (62.50%) Front End Development
4 15 (46.88%) PHP
4 15 (46.88%) HTML5
5 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (43.75%) Grunt
5 14 (43.75%) Bower
6 13 (40.63%) CSS3
7 12 (37.50%) Sass
7 12 (37.50%) OO
8 11 (34.38%) E-Commerce
8 11 (34.38%) Telecoms
8 11 (34.38%) MySQL
8 11 (34.38%) Linux
8 11 (34.38%) Digital Media
8 11 (34.38%) OO PHP
8 11 (34.38%) Twig
9 9 (28.13%) .NET
9 9 (28.13%) XML
10 8 (25.00%) C#
10 8 (25.00%) AngularJS
11 7 (21.88%) D3.js
11 7 (21.88%) Finance
12 6 (18.75%) Scrum
12 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
12 6 (18.75%) MVC
12 6 (18.75%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (18.75%) TypeScript

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 5 (15.63%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (15.63%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) MySQL
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (43.75%) Bower
1 14 (43.75%) Grunt
2 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 5 (15.63%) Moq
3 5 (15.63%) NuGet
3 5 (15.63%) Selenium
4 2 (6.25%) gulp
4 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.25%) Vagrant
5 1 (3.13%) Protractor
General
1 11 (34.38%) Telecoms
2 7 (21.88%) Finance
3 3 (9.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (46.88%) PHP Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (15.63%) Designer
4 5 (15.63%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Lead Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Designer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 3 (9.38%) MySQL Developer
6 3 (9.38%) OO PHP Developer
6 3 (9.38%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.25%) C# Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Junior
7 2 (6.25%) Junior C# Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Junior Developer
7 2 (6.25%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) CSS
2 31 (96.88%) HTML
3 15 (46.88%) HTML5
4 13 (40.63%) CSS3
5 12 (37.50%) Sass
6 11 (34.38%) Twig
7 9 (28.13%) .NET
7 9 (28.13%) XML
8 8 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 7 (21.88%) D3.js
10 6 (18.75%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
11 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (15.63%) Ninject
11 5 (15.63%) React
12 4 (12.50%) JSON
12 4 (12.50%) REST
13 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
13 3 (9.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Digital Media
2 5 (15.63%) User Experience
3 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) Front End Development
2 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (37.50%) OO
4 11 (34.38%) E-Commerce
4 11 (34.38%) OO PHP
5 6 (18.75%) MVC
5 6 (18.75%) Scrum
6 5 (15.63%) Automated Testing
6 5 (15.63%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (15.63%) DevOps
6 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
6 5 (15.63%) Web Development
7 1 (3.13%) Analytics
7 1 (3.13%) Data Analytics
7 1 (3.13%) Data Visualisation
7 1 (3.13%) MVVM
7 1 (3.13%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (3.13%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (46.88%) PHP
3 8 (25.00%) C#
4 6 (18.75%) TypeScript
5 5 (15.63%) PL/SQL
5 5 (15.63%) SQL
5 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.13%) ES6
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Ansible
1 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Zend
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