The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 79 89 109
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +20
Permanent jobs citing LESS 12 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.12% 1.17% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.02% 3.72% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 1
Median salary £53,000 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+63.07% -27.77%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +4.61%
LESS
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
397 457 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.07% 31.52% 38.92%
Number of salaries quoted 263 313 469
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

LESS
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

LESS Salary Trend in Edinburgh

LESS
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LESS across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

LESS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for LESS.

1 45 (100.00%) CSS
2 44 (97.78%) JavaScript
3 43 (95.56%) HTML
4 36 (80.00%) Git (software)
5 35 (77.78%) Finance
5 35 (77.78%) AngularJS
6 30 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (64.44%) Ember.js
8 28 (62.22%) Sass
9 27 (60.00%) Time Management
10 26 (57.78%) Backbone.js
10 26 (57.78%) Grunt
10 26 (57.78%) Bower
10 26 (57.78%) gulp
11 25 (55.56%) User Experience
11 25 (55.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 25 (55.56%) Responsive Web Design
11 25 (55.56%) Web Design
12 24 (53.33%) Functional Testing
12 24 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (51.11%) Ajax
13 23 (51.11%) Web Accessibility
13 23 (51.11%) Scrum
14 19 (42.22%) HTML5
15 17 (37.78%) Web Development
16 15 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
17 13 (28.89%) CSS3
18 9 (20.00%) RESTful
18 9 (20.00%) JSON
18 9 (20.00%) SQL

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (2.22%) CMS
1 1 (2.22%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 36 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 26 (57.78%) Bower
2 26 (57.78%) Grunt
2 26 (57.78%) gulp
3 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.67%) Selenium
4 1 (2.22%) Mercurial
General
1 35 (77.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (91.11%) Developer
2 26 (57.78%) UI Developer
3 20 (44.44%) Senior Developer
3 20 (44.44%) Senior UI Developer
4 17 (37.78%) Web Developer
5 7 (15.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (13.33%) Applications Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (13.33%) Python Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Python Web Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Web Applications Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Web UI Developer
7 3 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Digital Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Digital Transformation
8 1 (2.22%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Full Stack Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (100.00%) CSS
2 43 (95.56%) HTML
3 35 (77.78%) AngularJS
4 29 (64.44%) Ember.js
5 28 (62.22%) Sass
6 26 (57.78%) Backbone.js
7 25 (55.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 23 (51.11%) Ajax
9 19 (42.22%) HTML5
10 13 (28.89%) CSS3
11 9 (20.00%) JSON
11 9 (20.00%) RESTful
11 9 (20.00%) Web Services
11 9 (20.00%) XML
12 3 (6.67%) jQuery
12 3 (6.67%) Middleware
12 3 (6.67%) React
12 3 (6.67%) REST
12 3 (6.67%) Spring
13 1 (2.22%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 25 (55.56%) User Experience
2 3 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) Android
2 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (60.00%) Time Management
3 25 (55.56%) Responsive Web Design
3 25 (55.56%) Web Design
4 24 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (53.33%) Functional Testing
5 23 (51.11%) Scrum
5 23 (51.11%) Web Accessibility
6 17 (37.78%) Web Development
7 15 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
8 8 (17.78%) Front End Development
9 4 (8.89%) MVC
10 3 (6.67%) Business Continuity
10 3 (6.67%) Business Continuity Planning
10 3 (6.67%) Data Management
10 3 (6.67%) DevOps
10 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (6.67%) SOA
10 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
10 3 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 44 (97.78%) JavaScript
2 9 (20.00%) Python
2 9 (20.00%) SQL
3 4 (8.89%) C#
4 3 (6.67%) C++
4 3 (6.67%) Java
5 2 (4.44%) PHP
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (2.22%) Xamarin
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