The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 403 466 530
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +64
Permanent jobs citing LESS 649 573 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.71% 0.55% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.83% 1.44% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 591 519 441
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,250 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
LESS
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
35510 39678 44864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.10% 38.38% 39.77%
Number of salaries quoted 31245 34292 38631
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the 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 England

LESS
Salary Trend in England

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

LESS Salary Trend in England

LESS
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LESS across the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

LESS Salary Histogram in England

LESS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
London +87 394 £50,000 - 51
South East +21 62 £40,000 -3.61% 4
South West +35 52 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Yorkshire +34 45 £45,000 +63.63% 11
East of England +42 28 £31,500 -15.43% 3
West Midlands -31 23 £27,500 -8.33% 6
North West -1 19 £39,250 +4.66% 14
East Midlands +3 14 £32,500 -23.52% 3
North East +9 12 £42,500 +34.92% 1
LESS
UK

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 England region with a requirement for LESS.

1 1277 (96.60%) JavaScript
2 1276 (96.52%) CSS
3 1259 (95.23%) HTML
4 1017 (76.93%) Sass
5 925 (69.97%) HTML5
6 735 (55.60%) jQuery
7 726 (54.92%) CSS3
8 719 (54.39%) AngularJS
9 703 (53.18%) Agile Software Development
10 652 (49.32%) Front End Development
11 465 (35.17%) Web Development
12 446 (33.74%) Git (software)
13 426 (32.22%) User Experience
14 373 (28.21%) MVC
15 350 (26.48%) PHP
16 348 (26.32%) React
17 338 (25.57%) Node.js
18 310 (23.45%) TDD
19 305 (23.07%) OO
20 285 (21.56%) Grunt
21 278 (21.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 278 (21.03%) .NET
22 252 (19.06%) gulp
23 239 (18.08%) Responsive Web Design
24 233 (17.62%) Backbone.js
24 233 (17.62%) Scrum
25 218 (16.49%) C#
26 178 (13.46%) E-Commerce
27 175 (13.24%) Ajax
27 175 (13.24%) Continuous Integration

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 170 (12.86%) CMS
2 126 (9.53%) WordPress
3 38 (2.87%) Elasticsearch
4 35 (2.65%) Drupal
5 31 (2.34%) Apache
6 23 (1.74%) Sitecore CMS
7 21 (1.59%) nginx
7 21 (1.59%) Umbraco
8 18 (1.36%) Confluence
8 18 (1.36%) IIS
9 15 (1.13%) Tomcat
10 13 (0.98%) SharePoint
11 10 (0.76%) JBoss
11 10 (0.76%) WildFly
12 8 (0.61%) ExpressionEngine
12 8 (0.61%) Joomla!
13 4 (0.30%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.15%) SAS
14 2 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.076%) WebLogic
Applications
1 144 (10.89%) Photoshop
2 46 (3.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 41 (3.10%) MS Excel
4 18 (1.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 9 (0.68%) Fireworks
6 4 (0.30%) GIMP
7 1 (0.076%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 62 (4.69%) Magento
2 8 (0.61%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.15%) Odoo
4 2 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.076%) SDL Web 8
5 1 (0.076%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 108 (8.17%) GitHub
2 62 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (2.65%) SaaS
4 26 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
5 22 (1.66%) Google Analytics
6 9 (0.68%) AdWords
7 6 (0.45%) PaaS
8 5 (0.38%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.23%) Heroku
9 3 (0.23%) IaaS
9 3 (0.23%) Office 365
10 2 (0.15%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.15%) Google Tag Manager
10 2 (0.15%) MailChimp
11 1 (0.076%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 49 (3.71%) Internet
2 48 (3.63%) HTTP
3 39 (2.95%) Intranet
4 24 (1.82%) HTTPS
5 15 (1.13%) SSH
6 5 (0.38%) FTP
6 5 (0.38%) SMTP
7 4 (0.30%) DNS
8 2 (0.15%) DSL
8 2 (0.15%) DVB
8 2 (0.15%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
8 2 (0.15%) Skype
9 1 (0.076%) AMQP
9 1 (0.076%) SSL
9 1 (0.076%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (12.18%) MySQL
2 142 (10.74%) SQL Server
3 67 (5.07%) MongoDB
4 45 (3.40%) NoSQL
5 38 (2.87%) Relational Database
6 30 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
6 30 (2.27%) Redis
6 30 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 30 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 28 (2.12%) SQL Server 2014
7 28 (2.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 27 (2.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 21 (1.59%) RDBMS
10 12 (0.91%) Big Data
11 7 (0.53%) CouchDB
12 6 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (0.30%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.30%) MariaDB
14 3 (0.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 3 (0.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 446 (33.74%) Git (software)
2 285 (21.56%) Grunt
3 252 (19.06%) gulp
4 165 (12.48%) Subversion
5 115 (8.70%) Jasmine
6 76 (5.75%) Visual Studio
7 71 (5.37%) Bower
8 70 (5.30%) Team Foundation Server
9 66 (4.99%) Jenkins
10 64 (4.84%) JIRA
11 60 (4.54%) Mocha
11 60 (4.54%) Selenium
12 48 (3.63%) QUnit
13 47 (3.56%) Karma Test Runner
14 41 (3.10%) webpack
15 37 (2.80%) JUnit
16 30 (2.27%) Cucumber
16 30 (2.27%) Vagrant
17 25 (1.89%) Plastic SCM
18 23 (1.74%) Sinon.JS
General
1 156 (11.80%) Finance
2 102 (7.72%) Law
3 98 (7.41%) Marketing
4 48 (3.63%) Games
5 32 (2.42%) Advertising
6 30 (2.27%) Retail
7 25 (1.89%) Telecoms
8 24 (1.82%) Banking
9 17 (1.29%) Publishing
10 16 (1.21%) Financial Institution
11 11 (0.83%) Brand Awareness
12 10 (0.76%) Legal
13 9 (0.68%) Multimedia
14 8 (0.61%) Military
15 6 (0.45%) Music Industry
16 5 (0.38%) Electronics
17 4 (0.30%) Front Office
17 4 (0.30%) Manufacturing
18 3 (0.23%) Automotive
19 2 (0.15%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1203 (91.00%) Developer
2 587 (44.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 439 (33.21%) JavaScript Developer
4 262 (19.82%) HTML Developer
5 215 (16.26%) Web Developer
6 190 (14.37%) HTML CSS Developer
7 150 (11.35%) Senior Developer
8 131 (9.91%) Angular Developer
9 130 (9.83%) UI Developer
10 110 (8.32%) PHP Developer
11 94 (7.11%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 89 (6.73%) .NET Developer
13 81 (6.13%) Full Stack Developer
14 73 (5.52%) C# Developer
15 66 (4.99%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 59 (4.46%) C# .NET Developer
17 55 (4.16%) Lead Developer
18 51 (3.86%) Designer
18 51 (3.86%) Junior
19 50 (3.78%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1276 (96.52%) CSS
2 1259 (95.23%) HTML
3 1017 (76.93%) Sass
4 925 (69.97%) HTML5
5 735 (55.60%) jQuery
6 726 (54.92%) CSS3
7 719 (54.39%) AngularJS
8 348 (26.32%) React
9 338 (25.57%) Node.js
10 278 (21.03%) .NET
10 278 (21.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 233 (17.62%) Backbone.js
12 175 (13.24%) Ajax
13 173 (13.09%) ASP.NET
14 171 (12.93%) KnockoutJS
15 143 (10.82%) XML
16 137 (10.36%) JSON
17 118 (8.93%) Web Services
18 100 (7.56%) ASP.NET MVC
19 92 (6.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 426 (32.22%) User Experience
2 85 (6.43%) Mobile App
3 76 (5.75%) Computer Science
4 42 (3.18%) Fintech
5 35 (2.65%) Client/Server
5 35 (2.65%) iPad
6 32 (2.42%) Visualisation
7 30 (2.27%) Smartphone
8 29 (2.19%) Social Media
9 25 (1.89%) Data Integration
9 25 (1.89%) Digital Media
10 24 (1.82%) W3C
11 16 (1.21%) Algorithms
12 15 (1.13%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (1.13%) iPhone
13 13 (0.98%) Data Structures
14 12 (0.91%) Social Network
15 10 (0.76%) Animation
16 9 (0.68%) PlayStation
17 8 (0.61%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 121 (9.15%) Linux
2 55 (4.16%) Android
3 54 (4.08%) Windows
4 44 (3.33%) Apple iOS
5 19 (1.44%) Ubuntu
6 12 (0.91%) CentOS
7 9 (0.68%) Unix
8 2 (0.15%) VMS
9 1 (0.076%) Debian
9 1 (0.076%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 703 (53.18%) Agile Software Development
2 652 (49.32%) Front End Development
3 465 (35.17%) Web Development
4 373 (28.21%) MVC
5 310 (23.45%) TDD
6 305 (23.07%) OO
7 239 (18.08%) Responsive Web Design
8 233 (17.62%) Scrum
9 178 (13.46%) E-Commerce
10 175 (13.24%) Continuous Integration
11 118 (8.93%) Unit Testing
12 111 (8.40%) Web Design
13 109 (8.25%) OOP
14 91 (6.88%) BDD
15 90 (6.81%) SEO
16 81 (6.13%) Wireframes
17 78 (5.90%) Prototyping
18 77 (5.82%) Content Management
18 77 (5.82%) Software Engineering
19 74 (5.60%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 1277 (96.60%) JavaScript
2 350 (26.48%) PHP
3 218 (16.49%) C#
4 139 (10.51%) SQL
5 137 (10.36%) Java
6 93 (7.03%) TypeScript
7 68 (5.14%) Python
8 51 (3.86%) ES6
9 36 (2.72%) Ruby
10 32 (2.42%) Scala
10 32 (2.42%) XPath
11 27 (2.04%) Shell Script
12 23 (1.74%) PL/SQL
13 22 (1.66%) T-SQL
14 21 (1.59%) C++
15 19 (1.44%) Perl
16 16 (1.21%) Objective-C
17 14 (1.06%) ECMAScript
17 14 (1.06%) XAML
18 13 (0.98%) C
Qualifications
1 119 (9.00%) Degree
2 22 (1.66%) Security Cleared
3 13 (0.98%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.23%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.15%) MCSD
7 1 (0.076%) MCP
7 1 (0.076%) MCSE
7 1 (0.076%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (6.81%) QA
2 13 (0.98%) WCAG
3 9 (0.68%) WAI
4 3 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 53 (4.01%) Docker
2 18 (1.36%) Varnish
3 14 (1.06%) Active Directory
4 10 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.076%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.076%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.076%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (1.06%) Ansible
2 11 (0.83%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 11 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 10 (0.76%) Puppet
4 8 (0.61%) Packer
4 8 (0.61%) TeamSite
5 7 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (0.45%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.076%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 87 (6.58%) Microsoft
2 64 (4.84%) Google
3 62 (4.69%) Adobe
4 49 (3.71%) Zend
5 35 (2.65%) Oracle
6 28 (2.12%) Sitecore
7 20 (1.51%) Xamarin
8 18 (1.36%) EPiServer
9 16 (1.21%) Twitter
10 14 (1.06%) Facebook
11 12 (0.91%) Rackspace
12 9 (0.68%) Sony
12 9 (0.68%) Virgin Media
13 8 (0.61%) SAP
14 7 (0.53%) Brightcove
15 6 (0.45%) CODA
15 6 (0.45%) Ensighten
15 6 (0.45%) Interwoven
15 6 (0.45%) Sencha
16 5 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
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