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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 85 127 120
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -7
Permanent jobs citing LESS 43 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.58% 0.59% 0.056%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.81% 1.23% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 43 11 0
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.38% +6.42%
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
740 891 649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 44.39% 47.55% 36.26%
Number of salaries quoted 680 778 541
Median salary £44,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 2016.

LESS Salary Histogram in Bristol

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 68 (100.00%) CSS
2 66 (97.06%) JavaScript
3 60 (88.24%) HTML
4 41 (60.29%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (45.59%) SQL
5 31 (45.59%) .NET
6 30 (44.12%) MVC
6 30 (44.12%) Node.js
6 30 (44.12%) Sass
7 29 (42.65%) ASP.NET
7 29 (42.65%) T-SQL
7 29 (42.65%) C#
7 29 (42.65%) Finance
8 27 (39.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 27 (39.71%) Front End Development
9 26 (38.24%) ASP.NET Web API
9 26 (38.24%) AngularJS
9 26 (38.24%) D3.js
10 25 (36.76%) TypeScript
11 24 (35.29%) NuGet
11 24 (35.29%) Ninject
11 24 (35.29%) Dependency Injection
11 24 (35.29%) PL/SQL
12 23 (33.82%) HTML5
12 23 (33.82%) React
13 22 (32.35%) KnockoutJS
13 22 (32.35%) PHP
14 21 (30.88%) Grunt
15 18 (26.47%) CSS3
16 17 (25.00%) Unit Testing

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 3 (4.41%) WordPress
2 2 (2.94%) Apache
3 1 (1.47%) IIS
3 1 (1.47%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (13.24%) Photoshop
2 7 (10.29%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.12%) MySQL
2 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.47%) Big Data
4 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (35.29%) NuGet
2 21 (30.88%) Grunt
3 16 (23.53%) Bower
4 10 (14.71%) Selenium
5 9 (13.24%) Moq
6 7 (10.29%) Git (software)
6 7 (10.29%) gulp
7 4 (5.88%) webpack
8 2 (2.94%) Protractor
8 2 (2.94%) Vagrant
9 1 (1.47%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.47%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.47%) Subversion
General
1 29 (42.65%) Finance
2 13 (19.12%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.47%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 67 (98.53%) Developer
2 17 (25.00%) Lead Developer
2 17 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 14 (20.59%) .NET Developer
4 13 (19.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 10 (14.71%) Senior Developer
6 7 (10.29%) Designer
6 7 (10.29%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (8.82%) Senior Designer
7 6 (8.82%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (4.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (4.41%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Lead .NET Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Node.js Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (100.00%) CSS
2 60 (88.24%) HTML
3 31 (45.59%) .NET
4 30 (44.12%) Node.js
4 30 (44.12%) Sass
5 29 (42.65%) ASP.NET
6 27 (39.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 26 (38.24%) AngularJS
7 26 (38.24%) ASP.NET Web API
7 26 (38.24%) D3.js
8 24 (35.29%) Ninject
9 23 (33.82%) HTML5
9 23 (33.82%) React
10 22 (32.35%) KnockoutJS
11 18 (26.47%) CSS3
12 13 (19.12%) Twig
12 13 (19.12%) XML
13 10 (14.71%) jQuery
14 6 (8.82%) Backbone.js
15 5 (7.35%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.12%) Digital Media
2 8 (11.76%) User Experience
3 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.47%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.59%) Linux
2 10 (14.71%) Windows
3 1 (1.47%) Android
3 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.47%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (60.29%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (44.12%) MVC
3 27 (39.71%) Front End Development
4 24 (35.29%) Dependency Injection
5 17 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 15 (22.06%) OO
7 13 (19.12%) E-Commerce
7 13 (19.12%) OO PHP
7 13 (19.12%) Scrum
8 10 (14.71%) Automated Testing
9 9 (13.24%) DevOps
10 8 (11.76%) Web Development
11 5 (7.35%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (7.35%) Web Design
12 3 (4.41%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (4.41%) Refactoring
13 2 (2.94%) CRM
14 1 (1.47%) OOP
14 1 (1.47%) Risk Analysis
14 1 (1.47%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 66 (97.06%) JavaScript
2 31 (45.59%) SQL
3 29 (42.65%) C#
3 29 (42.65%) T-SQL
4 25 (36.76%) TypeScript
5 24 (35.29%) PL/SQL
6 22 (32.35%) PHP
7 2 (2.94%) Java
8 1 (1.47%) ES6
8 1 (1.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (2.94%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Docker
1 2 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) Ansible
1 2 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (5.88%) Google
1 4 (5.88%) Twitter
2 2 (2.94%) Xamarin
2 2 (2.94%) Zend
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