The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
England / East of England
Rank 204 221 262
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +41
Permanent jobs citing LESS 44 53 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.73% 0.71% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.93% 1.88% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 42 46 10
Median salary £45,000 £36,250 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% -10.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £28,750 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

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 of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2285 2820 2970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.14% 37.67% 39.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1955 2362 2446
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,100
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

LESS
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

LESS Salary Trend in the East of England

LESS
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LESS across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

LESS Salary Histogram in the East of England

LESS
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 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
Bedfordshire +34 14 £47,500 - 4
Cambridgeshire -10 11 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Suffolk +26 10 £40,000 -18.36%
Essex - 5 £40,000 - 2
Hertfordshire +1 4 £60,000 +33.33% 2
LESS
England

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 East of England region with a requirement for LESS.

1 64 (88.89%) Sass
2 63 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 57 (79.17%) HTML
4 53 (73.61%) CSS
5 48 (66.67%) AngularJS
6 40 (55.56%) .NET
7 39 (54.17%) jQuery
8 38 (52.78%) HTML5
8 38 (52.78%) Front End Development
9 35 (48.61%) MVC
10 34 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
11 33 (45.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 33 (45.83%) CSS3
12 31 (43.06%) JSON
13 29 (40.28%) Ajax
14 28 (38.89%) Responsive Web Design
14 28 (38.89%) C#
15 24 (33.33%) TDD
16 21 (29.17%) QA
16 21 (29.17%) RESTful
17 20 (27.78%) Web Development
18 19 (26.39%) Scrum
18 19 (26.39%) SQL
18 19 (26.39%) XML
18 19 (26.39%) Razor View Engine
18 19 (26.39%) gulp
18 19 (26.39%) ASP.NET Web API
19 17 (23.61%) Grunt
19 17 (23.61%) ASP.NET
19 17 (23.61%) Web Design

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (15.28%) WordPress
2 10 (13.89%) Drupal
3 7 (9.72%) CMS
4 6 (8.33%) IIS
5 1 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 15 (20.83%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) GitHub
2 3 (4.17%) SaaS
3 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.72%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.17%) Big Data
2 3 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.78%) MySQL
4 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (26.39%) gulp
2 17 (23.61%) Grunt
3 12 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 11 (15.28%) Jasmine
5 7 (9.72%) Bower
5 7 (9.72%) Fiddler
5 7 (9.72%) Subversion
6 5 (6.94%) Bitbucket
6 5 (6.94%) Selenium
6 5 (6.94%) TeamCity
7 4 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (5.56%) Jenkins
7 4 (5.56%) NUnit
8 2 (2.78%) Axure RP
8 2 (2.78%) JIRA
8 2 (2.78%) JSHint
8 2 (2.78%) JUnit
8 2 (2.78%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (2.78%) PHPUnit
9 1 (1.39%) Mocha
General
1 4 (5.56%) Marketing
2 3 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 69 (95.83%) Developer
2 34 (47.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 29 (40.28%) Angular Developer
4 22 (30.56%) JavaScript Developer
5 20 (27.78%) HTML Developer
6 19 (26.39%) Senior Developer
7 16 (22.22%) HTML CSS Developer
8 14 (19.44%) .NET Developer
9 13 (18.06%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 7 (9.72%) C# Developer
10 7 (9.72%) Full Stack Developer
11 6 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (8.33%) Designer
11 6 (8.33%) PHP Developer
11 6 (8.33%) UI Developer
12 5 (6.94%) Software Developer
12 5 (6.94%) Web Designer
12 5 (6.94%) Web Developer
13 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
13 4 (5.56%) Photoshop Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (88.89%) Sass
2 57 (79.17%) HTML
3 53 (73.61%) CSS
4 48 (66.67%) AngularJS
5 40 (55.56%) .NET
6 39 (54.17%) jQuery
7 38 (52.78%) HTML5
8 33 (45.83%) CSS3
8 33 (45.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 31 (43.06%) JSON
10 29 (40.28%) Ajax
11 21 (29.17%) RESTful
12 19 (26.39%) ASP.NET Web API
12 19 (26.39%) Razor View Engine
12 19 (26.39%) XML
13 17 (23.61%) .NET Framework
13 17 (23.61%) ASP.NET
13 17 (23.61%) REST
14 16 (22.22%) Node.js
15 13 (18.06%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.44%) User Experience
2 7 (9.72%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.17%) Life Science
6 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.78%) iPad
7 1 (1.39%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (52.78%) Front End Development
2 35 (48.61%) MVC
3 34 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (38.89%) Responsive Web Design
5 24 (33.33%) TDD
6 20 (27.78%) Web Development
7 19 (26.39%) Scrum
8 17 (23.61%) Web Design
9 15 (20.83%) Unit Testing
10 14 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (19.44%) E-Commerce
11 12 (16.67%) DevOps
12 9 (12.50%) API Design
12 9 (12.50%) Data Modelling
12 9 (12.50%) OO
13 8 (11.11%) Automated Testing
13 8 (11.11%) SOLID
14 7 (9.72%) Dependency Injection
14 7 (9.72%) Multithreading
15 6 (8.33%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 63 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 28 (38.89%) C#
3 19 (26.39%) SQL
4 16 (22.22%) TypeScript
5 12 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 11 (15.28%) PHP
7 9 (12.50%) VB.NET
8 7 (9.72%) PowerShell
9 3 (4.17%) ES6
10 2 (2.78%) Java
11 1 (1.39%) Perl
11 1 (1.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (15.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (29.17%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) WCAG
Vendors
1 10 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.17%) Twitter
3 1 (1.39%) Sitecore
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