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

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 67 76 70
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs citing LESS 8 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.11% 0.83% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.19% 2.19% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 1
Median salary £31,500 £30,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
251 319 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 34.96% 37.84% 32.93%
Number of salaries quoted 233 267 193
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LESS across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

LESS Salary Histogram in Cardiff

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for LESS.

1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) Sass
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (80.00%) Front End Development
4 7 (70.00%) jQuery
4 7 (70.00%) Scrum
5 6 (60.00%) CMS
5 6 (60.00%) Alterian
5 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (60.00%) Umbraco
5 6 (60.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (60.00%) Sitecore
6 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (40.00%) HTML5
7 3 (30.00%) CSS3
7 3 (30.00%) Backbone.js
7 3 (30.00%) Ember.js
7 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
8 2 (20.00%) Grunt
8 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (20.00%) Graceful Degradation
8 2 (20.00%) Progressive Enhancement
8 2 (20.00%) Web Usability
8 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
8 2 (20.00%) Subversion
8 2 (20.00%) TOWER Software
8 2 (20.00%) Games

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 6 (60.00%) CMS
1 6 (60.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 6 (60.00%) Umbraco
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Grunt
2 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (10.00%) Bower
3 1 (10.00%) gulp
3 1 (10.00%) Jasmine
3 1 (10.00%) Mocha
General
1 2 (20.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) Sass
2 7 (70.00%) jQuery
3 4 (40.00%) HTML5
4 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (30.00%) Backbone.js
4 3 (30.00%) CSS3
4 3 (30.00%) Ember.js
5 1 (10.00%) Node.js
5 1 (10.00%) REST
5 1 (10.00%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Front End Development
3 7 (70.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Graceful Degradation
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) Progressive Enhancement
4 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (20.00%) Web Usability
5 1 (10.00%) API Design
5 1 (10.00%) Functional Programming
5 1 (10.00%) Kanban
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Alterian
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (60.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (20.00%) TOWER Software
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 50,000
Posted: 5 days ago