The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 203 234 280
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +46
Permanent jobs citing LESS 49 66 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.79% 0.69% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.95% 1.95% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 48 60 60
Median salary £56,250 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
LESS
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2518 3383 4494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 40.67% 35.43% 37.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2314 2871 3899
Median salary £58,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London 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 the City of London

LESS
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

LESS Salary Trend in the City of London

LESS
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LESS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

LESS Salary Histogram in the City of London

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 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 City of London region with a requirement for LESS.

1 98 (98.00%) HTML
2 96 (96.00%) CSS
3 95 (95.00%) JavaScript
4 85 (85.00%) Sass
5 73 (73.00%) HTML5
6 67 (67.00%) Agile Software Development
7 64 (64.00%) jQuery
8 57 (57.00%) AngularJS
9 50 (50.00%) Front End Development
10 47 (47.00%) CSS3
11 40 (40.00%) Node.js
11 40 (40.00%) Web Development
12 37 (37.00%) MVC
13 35 (35.00%) User Experience
14 34 (34.00%) TDD
15 29 (29.00%) Git (software)
16 28 (28.00%) Finance
17 26 (26.00%) .NET
17 26 (26.00%) ASP.NET
18 25 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
19 24 (24.00%) Scrum
20 23 (23.00%) SQL Server
20 23 (23.00%) OOP
21 22 (22.00%) OO
22 21 (21.00%) XML
22 21 (21.00%) CMS
22 21 (21.00%) BDD
23 20 (20.00%) SDLC
23 20 (20.00%) Ajax
24 19 (19.00%) XHTML

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 21 (21.00%) CMS
2 5 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (5.00%) WordPress
3 3 (3.00%) nginx
4 1 (1.00%) Confluence
4 1 (1.00%) IIS
4 1 (1.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (17.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Magento
1 2 (2.00%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.00%) GitHub
2 7 (7.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.00%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.00%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.00%) Internet
2 17 (17.00%) Intranet
3 4 (4.00%) DSL
3 4 (4.00%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
4 1 (1.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (17.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 17 (17.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 17 (17.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 17 (17.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (17.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (7.00%) MySQL
4 5 (5.00%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.00%) Redis
5 3 (3.00%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (3.00%) DocumentDB
6 1 (1.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.00%) Big Data
6 1 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (29.00%) Git (software)
2 19 (19.00%) Jenkins
3 18 (18.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (18.00%) Visual Studio
4 17 (17.00%) Jasmine
4 17 (17.00%) JIRA
5 9 (9.00%) Grunt
6 8 (8.00%) Mocha
7 6 (6.00%) gulp
7 6 (6.00%) JUnit
7 6 (6.00%) QUnit
8 4 (4.00%) Cucumber
9 3 (3.00%) Bower
9 3 (3.00%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (2.00%) JSHint
10 2 (2.00%) Subversion
11 1 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (1.00%) Mercurial
11 1 (1.00%) PhantomJS
11 1 (1.00%) TeamCity
General
1 28 (28.00%) Finance
2 6 (6.00%) Law
2 6 (6.00%) Marketing
3 4 (4.00%) Banking
3 4 (4.00%) Games
3 4 (4.00%) Retail
4 3 (3.00%) Legal
4 3 (3.00%) Publishing
5 2 (2.00%) Advertising
6 1 (1.00%) Automotive
6 1 (1.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 92 (92.00%) Developer
2 44 (44.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 21 (21.00%) Web Developer
4 18 (18.00%) Senior Developer
5 17 (17.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 14 (14.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 10 (10.00%) Angular Developer
7 10 (10.00%) CMS Developer
7 10 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (5.00%) HTML Developer
8 5 (5.00%) Junior
8 5 (5.00%) Junior Developer
8 5 (5.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 4 (4.00%) .NET Developer
9 4 (4.00%) Designer
9 4 (4.00%) PHP Developer
9 4 (4.00%) UX Designer
9 4 (4.00%) UX Developer
10 3 (3.00%) HTML CSS Developer
10 3 (3.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (98.00%) HTML
2 96 (96.00%) CSS
3 85 (85.00%) Sass
4 73 (73.00%) HTML5
5 64 (64.00%) jQuery
6 57 (57.00%) AngularJS
7 47 (47.00%) CSS3
8 40 (40.00%) Node.js
9 26 (26.00%) .NET
9 26 (26.00%) ASP.NET
10 25 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (21.00%) XML
12 20 (20.00%) Ajax
13 19 (19.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 19 (19.00%) XHTML
14 18 (18.00%) Web Services
15 17 (17.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 17 (17.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 17 (17.00%) XSLT
16 16 (16.00%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (35.00%) User Experience
2 19 (19.00%) Client/Server
3 10 (10.00%) Fintech
4 5 (5.00%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.00%) Blockchain
5 4 (4.00%) Cryptography
6 3 (3.00%) Graphic Design
7 2 (2.00%) Animation
7 2 (2.00%) iPad
8 1 (1.00%) NHS
8 1 (1.00%) Online Banking
8 1 (1.00%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.00%) Linux
2 3 (3.00%) Android
2 3 (3.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (67.00%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 40 (40.00%) Web Development
4 37 (37.00%) MVC
5 34 (34.00%) TDD
6 24 (24.00%) Scrum
7 23 (23.00%) OOP
8 22 (22.00%) OO
9 21 (21.00%) BDD
10 20 (20.00%) SDLC
11 17 (17.00%) Content Management
11 17 (17.00%) ITIL
11 17 (17.00%) OOD
11 17 (17.00%) SOA
11 17 (17.00%) UML
11 17 (17.00%) UX Design
11 17 (17.00%) Web Accessibility
12 11 (11.00%) E-Commerce
13 10 (10.00%) Software Engineering
14 9 (9.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 95 (95.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (18.00%) C#
3 17 (17.00%) XPath
4 15 (15.00%) PHP
5 6 (6.00%) SQL
6 5 (5.00%) Java
6 5 (5.00%) Shell Script
7 4 (4.00%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.00%) C
8 2 (2.00%) PHP 5
8 2 (2.00%) Python
8 2 (2.00%) Ruby
9 1 (1.00%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.00%) ES6
9 1 (1.00%) Go
9 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (18.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (5.00%) Docker
2 4 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (4.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 4 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (2.00%) Puppet
3 1 (1.00%) Ansible
3 1 (1.00%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.00%) Packer
Vendors
1 17 (17.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.00%) Google
3 2 (2.00%) EPiServer
3 2 (2.00%) Facebook
3 2 (2.00%) Twitter
4 1 (1.00%) hybris
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle
4 1 (1.00%) Perforce
4 1 (1.00%) Rackspace
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000 - £60000.00 per annum + Free lunches, Unlimited Training!
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Unlimited Holiday + more
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago