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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 64 85 100
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +15
Permanent jobs citing LESS 35 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.87% 1.45% 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.62% 4.32% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 1
Median salary £34,000 £43,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £39,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -
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
364 486 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 29.84% 33.54% 39.75%
Number of salaries quoted 246 340 417
Median salary £42,500 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 July 2016.

LESS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

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

1 41 (100.00%) CSS
2 40 (97.56%) HTML
3 38 (92.68%) JavaScript
4 34 (82.93%) AngularJS
5 29 (70.73%) Sass
6 28 (68.29%) Grunt
7 27 (65.85%) Responsive Web Design
7 27 (65.85%) Finance
7 27 (65.85%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (63.41%) Git (software)
8 26 (63.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 25 (60.98%) Backbone.js
9 25 (60.98%) gulp
10 24 (58.54%) Ember.js
10 24 (58.54%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (58.54%) Web Design
11 23 (56.10%) Time Management
11 23 (56.10%) User Experience
12 22 (53.66%) Bower
12 22 (53.66%) Scrum
13 21 (51.22%) Functional Testing
14 19 (46.34%) Web Accessibility
14 19 (46.34%) Ajax
15 14 (34.15%) Web Development
15 14 (34.15%) HTML5
16 12 (29.27%) Infrastructure Management
17 11 (26.83%) Front End Development
17 11 (26.83%) jQuery
18 9 (21.95%) CSS3
19 7 (17.07%) MVC

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 4 (9.76%) CMS
2 1 (2.44%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.44%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.32%) IaaS
3 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) MySQL
2 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (68.29%) Grunt
2 26 (63.41%) Git (software)
3 25 (60.98%) gulp
4 22 (53.66%) Bower
5 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
6 2 (4.88%) Maven
7 1 (2.44%) Mercurial
General
1 27 (65.85%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (80.49%) Developer
2 22 (53.66%) UI Developer
3 20 (48.78%) Senior Developer
4 16 (39.02%) Senior UI Developer
5 11 (26.83%) Web Developer
6 10 (24.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 7 (17.07%) Software Engineer
8 6 (14.63%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 6 (14.63%) Web UI Developer
9 3 (7.32%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 2 (4.88%) Java Developer
10 2 (4.88%) Senior Software Engineer
10 2 (4.88%) UI Engineer
11 1 (2.44%) Designer
11 1 (2.44%) Digital Developer
11 1 (2.44%) Digital Transformation
11 1 (2.44%) Full Stack Developer
11 1 (2.44%) Full Stack Web Developer
11 1 (2.44%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 1 (2.44%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) CSS
2 40 (97.56%) HTML
3 34 (82.93%) AngularJS
4 29 (70.73%) Sass
5 26 (63.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 25 (60.98%) Backbone.js
7 24 (58.54%) Ember.js
8 19 (46.34%) Ajax
9 14 (34.15%) HTML5
10 11 (26.83%) jQuery
11 9 (21.95%) CSS3
12 5 (12.20%) Middleware
12 5 (12.20%) REST
13 3 (7.32%) Node.js
13 3 (7.32%) OOCSS
14 2 (4.88%) D3.js
14 2 (4.88%) HTML5 Boilerplate
14 2 (4.88%) React
14 2 (4.88%) Web Services
14 2 (4.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (56.10%) User Experience
2 5 (12.20%) Social Media
3 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.88%) Internet of Things
3 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Android
2 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (65.85%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (65.85%) Responsive Web Design
2 24 (58.54%) Continuous Integration
2 24 (58.54%) Web Design
3 23 (56.10%) Time Management
4 22 (53.66%) Scrum
5 21 (51.22%) Functional Testing
6 19 (46.34%) Web Accessibility
7 14 (34.15%) Web Development
8 12 (29.27%) Infrastructure Management
9 11 (26.83%) Front End Development
10 7 (17.07%) MVC
10 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
11 5 (12.20%) Business Continuity
11 5 (12.20%) Business Continuity Planning
11 5 (12.20%) Data Management
11 5 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (12.20%) Microservices
11 5 (12.20%) SOA
11 5 (12.20%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 38 (92.68%) JavaScript
2 5 (12.20%) C#
2 5 (12.20%) C++
3 3 (7.32%) PHP
4 2 (4.88%) Java
4 2 (4.88%) Python
4 2 (4.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (4.88%) Rackspace
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
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