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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 62 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing LESS 4 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.68% 0.46% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.48% 1.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Median salary £34,500 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.45% -
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 Cardiff region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
270 244 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 46.15% 37.25% 31.55%
Number of salaries quoted 258 199 194
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 16 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for LESS.

1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Front End Development
3 8 (61.54%) Sass
4 7 (53.85%) Scrum
5 6 (46.15%) jQuery
6 5 (38.46%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
6 5 (38.46%) Grunt
6 5 (38.46%) Bower
6 5 (38.46%) User Experience
7 4 (30.77%) Ember.js
7 4 (30.77%) Backbone.js
7 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
7 4 (30.77%) HTML5
7 4 (30.77%) Umbraco
7 4 (30.77%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (30.77%) Sitecore
7 4 (30.77%) Alterian
7 4 (30.77%) CMS
7 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (23.08%) MVC
8 3 (23.08%) Web Design
8 3 (23.08%) Web Usability
8 3 (23.08%) Pug
9 2 (15.38%) C#
9 2 (15.38%) gulp

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 4 (30.77%) CMS
1 4 (30.77%) Sitecore CMS
1 4 (30.77%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Bower
1 5 (38.46%) Grunt
2 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
3 2 (15.38%) gulp
3 2 (15.38%) Jasmine
3 2 (15.38%) Mercurial
3 2 (15.38%) Mocha
3 2 (15.38%) Subversion
General
1 2 (15.38%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (61.54%) Sass
3 6 (46.15%) jQuery
4 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
5 4 (30.77%) Backbone.js
5 4 (30.77%) Ember.js
5 4 (30.77%) HTML5
6 3 (23.08%) Pug
7 2 (15.38%) .NET
7 2 (15.38%) CSS3
7 2 (15.38%) REST
7 2 (15.38%) WebSockets
8 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (7.69%) Handlebars
8 1 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (7.69%) Node.js
8 1 (7.69%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (7.69%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (76.92%) Front End Development
2 7 (53.85%) Scrum
3 5 (38.46%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (23.08%) MVC
4 3 (23.08%) Web Design
4 3 (23.08%) Web Usability
5 2 (15.38%) API Design
5 2 (15.38%) Cross-Browser Development
5 2 (15.38%) Functional Programming
5 2 (15.38%) Graceful Degradation
5 2 (15.38%) Information Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) Kanban
5 2 (15.38%) Progressive Enhancement
5 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Wireframes
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Alterian
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
1 4 (30.77%) Sitecore
2 2 (15.38%) TOWER Software
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