The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 66 56 73
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +17
Permanent jobs citing LESS 2 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.31% 1.95% 0.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.94% 7.10% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 4
Median salary £31,500 £35,000 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +21.73%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
LESS
South Wales

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 Cardiff region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
212 183 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 33.39% 27.40% 34.94%
Number of salaries quoted 199 149 201
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,783
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff 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 Cardiff

LESS
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

LESS Salary Trend in Cardiff

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for LESS.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Sass
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Sitecore
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Umbraco
2 2 (66.67%) Alterian
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Mocha
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) WebSockets
3 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (33.33%) Jasmine
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
3 1 (33.33%) Ember.js
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Grunt
3 1 (33.33%) Bower
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Programming

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (66.67%) Umbraco
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Bower
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Grunt
1 1 (33.33%) gulp
1 1 (33.33%) Jasmine
1 1 (33.33%) Mocha
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Sass
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (33.33%) Ember.js
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) API Design
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Alterian
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Sitecore
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