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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 60 94 108
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +14
Permanent jobs citing LESS 33 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.70% 1.03% 0.067%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.97% 3.21% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 1
Median salary £34,000 £38,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.25% -22.50%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
368 498 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 30.07% 32.21% 37.71%
Number of salaries quoted 280 331 405
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 27 August 2016.

LESS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 43 (100.00%) CSS
2 42 (97.67%) HTML
3 41 (95.35%) JavaScript
4 35 (81.40%) AngularJS
5 33 (76.74%) Finance
6 31 (72.09%) Git (software)
7 30 (69.77%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (69.77%) Sass
8 29 (67.44%) Grunt
8 29 (67.44%) Responsive Web Design
8 29 (67.44%) gulp
9 28 (65.12%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (62.79%) Time Management
10 27 (62.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 26 (60.47%) Ember.js
11 26 (60.47%) Bower
11 26 (60.47%) User Experience
11 26 (60.47%) Backbone.js
11 26 (60.47%) Scrum
11 26 (60.47%) Web Design
12 25 (58.14%) Functional Testing
13 23 (53.49%) Web Accessibility
13 23 (53.49%) Ajax
14 16 (37.21%) Infrastructure Management
15 15 (34.88%) Web Development
16 12 (27.91%) HTML5
17 11 (25.58%) Front End Development
18 10 (23.26%) jQuery
19 7 (16.28%) CSS3
20 5 (11.63%) Microservices

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 (9.30%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.98%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 31 (72.09%) Git (software)
2 29 (67.44%) Grunt
2 29 (67.44%) gulp
3 26 (60.47%) Bower
4 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.33%) Mercurial
General
1 33 (76.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (88.37%) Developer
2 26 (60.47%) UI Developer
3 23 (53.49%) Senior Developer
4 20 (46.51%) Senior UI Developer
5 12 (27.91%) Web Developer
6 10 (23.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (13.95%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (13.95%) Web UI Developer
8 5 (11.63%) Software Engineer
9 3 (6.98%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 2 (4.65%) Java Developer
11 1 (2.33%) Applications Developer
11 1 (2.33%) Digital Developer
11 1 (2.33%) Digital Transformation
11 1 (2.33%) Full Stack Developer
11 1 (2.33%) Full Stack Web Developer
11 1 (2.33%) Python Developer
11 1 (2.33%) Python Web Developer
11 1 (2.33%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (100.00%) CSS
2 42 (97.67%) HTML
3 35 (81.40%) AngularJS
4 30 (69.77%) Sass
5 27 (62.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 26 (60.47%) Backbone.js
6 26 (60.47%) Ember.js
7 23 (53.49%) Ajax
8 12 (27.91%) HTML5
9 10 (23.26%) jQuery
10 7 (16.28%) CSS3
11 5 (11.63%) Middleware
11 5 (11.63%) REST
12 4 (9.30%) JSON
12 4 (9.30%) RESTful
12 4 (9.30%) Web Services
12 4 (9.30%) XML
13 3 (6.98%) Node.js
13 3 (6.98%) OOCSS
14 1 (2.33%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 26 (60.47%) User Experience
2 5 (11.63%) Social Media
3 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Android
2 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (69.77%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (67.44%) Responsive Web Design
3 28 (65.12%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (62.79%) Time Management
5 26 (60.47%) Scrum
5 26 (60.47%) Web Design
6 25 (58.14%) Functional Testing
7 23 (53.49%) Web Accessibility
8 16 (37.21%) Infrastructure Management
9 15 (34.88%) Web Development
10 11 (25.58%) Front End Development
11 5 (11.63%) Business Continuity
11 5 (11.63%) Business Continuity Planning
11 5 (11.63%) Data Management
11 5 (11.63%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (11.63%) Microservices
11 5 (11.63%) MVC
11 5 (11.63%) SOA
11 5 (11.63%) Software Deployment
11 5 (11.63%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 41 (95.35%) JavaScript
2 5 (11.63%) C#
2 5 (11.63%) C++
3 4 (9.30%) Python
3 4 (9.30%) SQL
4 2 (4.65%) Java
4 2 (4.65%) PHP
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (4.65%) Rackspace
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