The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 95 98 107
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Permanent jobs citing LESS 9 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.81% 1.03% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.85% 2.29% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 7
Median salary £55,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.85%

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 Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
487 655 675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 43.64% 44.77% 42.08%
Number of salaries quoted 438 565 563
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge 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 Cambridge

LESS
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

LESS Salary Trend in Cambridge

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for LESS.

1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 16 (100.00%) Sass
1 16 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 16 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 12 (75.00%) Front End Development
2 12 (75.00%) LINQ
2 12 (75.00%) jQuery
2 12 (75.00%) HTML5
2 12 (75.00%) REST
2 12 (75.00%) CSS3
2 12 (75.00%) MVC
2 12 (75.00%) .NET
2 12 (75.00%) C#
2 12 (75.00%) HTML
2 12 (75.00%) CSS
2 12 (75.00%) QA
3 11 (68.75%) Web Development
4 9 (56.25%) .NET Framework
4 9 (56.25%) JSON
4 9 (56.25%) VB.NET
4 9 (56.25%) Web Services
4 9 (56.25%) XML
4 9 (56.25%) XSLT
4 9 (56.25%) SQL
4 9 (56.25%) Photoshop
4 9 (56.25%) Data Modelling
4 9 (56.25%) Razor View Engine
4 9 (56.25%) Entity Framework
4 9 (56.25%) WCF
4 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET Web API

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (31.25%) Drupal
1 5 (31.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Selenium
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (75.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 12 (75.00%) Senior Developer
2 12 (75.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 7 (43.75%) Angular Developer
3 7 (43.75%) HTML CSS Developer
3 7 (43.75%) HTML Developer
4 4 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 16 (100.00%) Sass
1 16 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 12 (75.00%) .NET
2 12 (75.00%) CSS
2 12 (75.00%) CSS3
2 12 (75.00%) HTML
2 12 (75.00%) HTML5
2 12 (75.00%) jQuery
2 12 (75.00%) LINQ
2 12 (75.00%) REST
3 9 (56.25%) .NET Framework
3 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET Web API
3 9 (56.25%) Entity Framework
3 9 (56.25%) JSON
3 9 (56.25%) Razor View Engine
3 9 (56.25%) WCF
3 9 (56.25%) Web Services
3 9 (56.25%) XML
3 9 (56.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Mobile App
2 4 (25.00%) Biology
2 4 (25.00%) Life Science
2 4 (25.00%) User Experience
2 4 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Front End Development
1 12 (75.00%) MVC
2 11 (68.75%) Web Development
3 9 (56.25%) Data Modelling
4 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) Mobile First
6 4 (25.00%) Bioinformatics
6 4 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (25.00%) Web Application Development
6 4 (25.00%) Web Design
7 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
7 2 (12.50%) DevOps
7 2 (12.50%) Pair Programming
7 2 (12.50%) SEO
7 2 (12.50%) TDD
7 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 2 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (75.00%) C#
3 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 9 (56.25%) VB.NET
4 4 (25.00%) ES6
5 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Twitter