The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 161 163 184
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +21
Permanent jobs citing LESS 11 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.35% 0.44% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.00% 1.14% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 7
Median salary £35,000 £32,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
LESS
England

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 East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1102 1406 1703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 34.79% 39.01% 45.71%
Number of salaries quoted 942 1197 1480
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

LESS
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

LESS Salary Trend in the East Midlands

LESS
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LESS across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

LESS Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

LESS
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +4 8 £36,250 +61.11% 1
Northamptonshire +7 2 £30,000 -45.45% 1
Leicestershire - 1 £62,500 - 3
LESS
England

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for LESS.

1 21 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 20 (95.24%) HTML
2 20 (95.24%) CSS
2 20 (95.24%) HTML5
3 17 (80.95%) CSS3
4 15 (71.43%) Sass
5 14 (66.67%) User Experience
6 11 (52.38%) Git (software)
7 10 (47.62%) jQuery
8 8 (38.10%) Subversion
8 8 (38.10%) PHP
8 8 (38.10%) Mobile App
9 7 (33.33%) Front End Development
9 7 (33.33%) MySQL
9 7 (33.33%) MVC
10 6 (28.57%) Ajax
10 6 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (28.57%) Photoshop
10 6 (28.57%) .NET
10 6 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (23.81%) React
11 5 (23.81%) AngularJS
11 5 (23.81%) Backbone.js
11 5 (23.81%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (23.81%) Java
11 5 (23.81%) SAP
11 5 (23.81%) XML
11 5 (23.81%) OO
11 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (23.81%) Web Development

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 3 (14.29%) Node.js
1 3 (14.29%) WordPress
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (28.57%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) MySQL
2 3 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 3 (14.29%) InfluxDB
2 3 (14.29%) Redis
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Git (software)
2 8 (38.10%) Subversion
3 3 (14.29%) Bower
3 3 (14.29%) Grunt
3 3 (14.29%) gulp
General
1 4 (19.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 12 (57.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (23.81%) UI Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Web Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (14.29%) .NET Developer
6 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (14.29%) C# Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Designer
6 3 (14.29%) UI Designer
7 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketer
7 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce Developer
7 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce Web Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Web UI Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (95.24%) CSS
1 20 (95.24%) HTML
1 20 (95.24%) HTML5
2 17 (80.95%) CSS3
3 15 (71.43%) Sass
4 10 (47.62%) jQuery
5 6 (28.57%) .NET
5 6 (28.57%) Ajax
6 5 (23.81%) AngularJS
6 5 (23.81%) Backbone.js
6 5 (23.81%) JSON
6 5 (23.81%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (23.81%) React
6 5 (23.81%) XML
7 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (14.29%) Laravel
7 3 (14.29%) OpenRasta
8 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 14 (66.67%) User Experience
2 8 (38.10%) Mobile App
3 3 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (9.52%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (9.52%) Social Media
4 2 (9.52%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Android
1 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Front End Development
1 7 (33.33%) MVC
2 6 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) OO
3 5 (23.81%) Web Development
4 3 (14.29%) OOP
4 3 (14.29%) SEO
4 3 (14.29%) Wireframes
5 2 (9.52%) Analytics
5 2 (9.52%) B2C
5 2 (9.52%) CRM
5 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.52%) Online Marketing
5 2 (9.52%) SOLID
6 1 (4.76%) Android Development
6 1 (4.76%) iOS Development
6 1 (4.76%) Pay per click
6 1 (4.76%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (38.10%) PHP
3 5 (23.81%) Java
4 3 (14.29%) C#
4 3 (14.29%) ECMAScript
4 3 (14.29%) ES6
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) SAP
2 4 (19.05%) Adobe
3 3 (14.29%) Apple
4 2 (9.52%) Facebook
4 2 (9.52%) Google
4 2 (9.52%) Twitter
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