The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 57 60 41
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -19
Permanent jobs citing LESS 2 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.58% 0.26% 2.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.03% 0.52% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 7
Median salary £27,500 £22,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
LESS
South West

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 Devon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
195 192 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 56.85% 50.26% 45.38%
Number of salaries quoted 176 162 134
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of job ads across the Devon 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 Devon

LESS
Salary Trend in Devon

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

LESS Salary Trend in Devon

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Devon region with a requirement for LESS.

1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) PHP
1 11 (100.00%) MySQL
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) jQuery
1 11 (100.00%) WordPress
1 11 (100.00%) HTML5
1 11 (100.00%) CSS3
2 10 (90.91%) Web Development
3 7 (63.64%) CMS
3 7 (63.64%) CRM
3 7 (63.64%) E-Commerce
3 7 (63.64%) Adobe
3 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) OO
3 7 (63.64%) Photoshop
3 7 (63.64%) Laravel
3 7 (63.64%) PhpStorm
3 7 (63.64%) Bower
3 7 (63.64%) OO PHP
3 7 (63.64%) gulp
3 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
3 7 (63.64%) TDD
4 4 (36.36%) Subversion
4 4 (36.36%) Ajax
4 4 (36.36%) Marketing
4 4 (36.36%) Web Accessibility
4 4 (36.36%) Cross-Browser Development
4 4 (36.36%) Sass

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 11 (100.00%) WordPress
2 7 (63.64%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Bower
1 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
1 7 (63.64%) gulp
1 7 (63.64%) PhpStorm
2 4 (36.36%) Subversion
General
1 4 (36.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
1 10 (90.91%) Web Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Junior
2 7 (63.64%) Junior Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Junior Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Designer
3 2 (18.18%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) CSS3
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) HTML5
1 11 (100.00%) jQuery
2 7 (63.64%) Laravel
3 4 (36.36%) Ajax
3 4 (36.36%) Apache Cordova
3 4 (36.36%) Sass
3 4 (36.36%) XHTML
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Web Development
2 7 (63.64%) CRM
2 7 (63.64%) E-Commerce
2 7 (63.64%) OO
2 7 (63.64%) OO PHP
2 7 (63.64%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) Cross-Browser Development
3 4 (36.36%) SEO
3 4 (36.36%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Adobe
2 4 (36.36%) Sage