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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 76 129 123
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -6
Permanent jobs citing LESS 45 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.77% 0.54% 0.055%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.53% 1.12% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 45 10 0
Median salary £50,000 £38,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
689 895 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 42.45% 48.54% 37.42%
Number of salaries quoted 644 790 577
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 July 2016.

LESS Salary Histogram in Bristol

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 59 (100.00%) CSS
2 58 (98.31%) HTML
3 57 (96.61%) JavaScript
4 33 (55.93%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (44.07%) Front End Development
6 25 (42.37%) .NET
7 24 (40.68%) C#
8 22 (37.29%) SQL
8 22 (37.29%) MVC
8 22 (37.29%) HTML5
8 22 (37.29%) Node.js
9 21 (35.59%) Sass
9 21 (35.59%) Finance
9 21 (35.59%) T-SQL
9 21 (35.59%) ASP.NET
10 20 (33.90%) PHP
10 20 (33.90%) Grunt
11 19 (32.20%) D3.js
11 19 (32.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 19 (32.20%) ASP.NET Web API
12 18 (30.51%) TypeScript
12 18 (30.51%) AngularJS
12 18 (30.51%) CSS3
13 17 (28.81%) Ninject
13 17 (28.81%) Dependency Injection
13 17 (28.81%) NuGet
13 17 (28.81%) PL/SQL
13 17 (28.81%) Unit Testing
14 16 (27.12%) Bower
15 15 (25.42%) React

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 2 (3.39%) WordPress
2 1 (1.69%) Apache
2 1 (1.69%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (15.25%) Photoshop
2 7 (11.86%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.03%) MySQL
2 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.69%) Big Data
4 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (33.90%) Grunt
2 17 (28.81%) NuGet
3 16 (27.12%) Bower
4 10 (16.95%) Selenium
5 9 (15.25%) Moq
6 7 (11.86%) Git (software)
7 6 (10.17%) gulp
8 3 (5.08%) webpack
9 2 (3.39%) Protractor
9 2 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (3.39%) Vagrant
10 1 (1.69%) Jasmine
10 1 (1.69%) Mercurial
10 1 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 21 (35.59%) Finance
2 13 (22.03%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 58 (98.31%) Developer
2 17 (28.81%) PHP Developer
3 14 (23.73%) Lead Developer
4 12 (20.34%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (15.25%) Senior Developer
6 8 (13.56%) .NET Developer
7 7 (11.86%) Designer
8 6 (10.17%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (10.17%) Senior Designer
8 6 (10.17%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 5 (8.47%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (8.47%) C# Developer
10 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (5.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Senior C# Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (100.00%) CSS
2 58 (98.31%) HTML
3 25 (42.37%) .NET
4 22 (37.29%) HTML5
4 22 (37.29%) Node.js
5 21 (35.59%) ASP.NET
5 21 (35.59%) Sass
6 19 (32.20%) ASP.NET Web API
6 19 (32.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 19 (32.20%) D3.js
7 18 (30.51%) AngularJS
7 18 (30.51%) CSS3
8 17 (28.81%) Ninject
9 15 (25.42%) React
10 14 (23.73%) KnockoutJS
11 13 (22.03%) Twig
11 13 (22.03%) XML
12 8 (13.56%) jQuery
13 5 (8.47%) Backbone.js
14 4 (6.78%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) Digital Media
2 8 (13.56%) User Experience
3 1 (1.69%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.73%) Linux
2 10 (16.95%) Windows
3 1 (1.69%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.93%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (44.07%) Front End Development
3 22 (37.29%) MVC
4 17 (28.81%) Dependency Injection
4 17 (28.81%) Unit Testing
5 15 (25.42%) OO
6 13 (22.03%) E-Commerce
6 13 (22.03%) OO PHP
7 12 (20.34%) Scrum
8 10 (16.95%) Automated Testing
9 9 (15.25%) DevOps
10 7 (11.86%) Web Development
11 4 (6.78%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (6.78%) Web Design
12 3 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (3.39%) CRM
13 2 (3.39%) Refactoring
14 1 (1.69%) Software Engineering
14 1 (1.69%) Stakeholder Management
14 1 (1.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 57 (96.61%) JavaScript
2 24 (40.68%) C#
3 22 (37.29%) SQL
4 21 (35.59%) T-SQL
5 20 (33.90%) PHP
6 18 (30.51%) TypeScript
7 17 (28.81%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.39%) Java
9 1 (1.69%) ES6
9 1 (1.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Docker
1 2 (3.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Ansible
1 2 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (5.08%) Google
1 3 (5.08%) Twitter
2 2 (3.39%) Xamarin
2 2 (3.39%) Zend
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