The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 153 164 182
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +18
Permanent jobs citing LESS 15 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.50% 0.49% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.20% 1.19% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 15
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.85%

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 Hampshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1250 1349 1496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 41.36% 41.44% 39.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 1223 1374
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hampshire 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 Hampshire

LESS
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

LESS Salary Trend in Hampshire

LESS
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LESS across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

LESS Salary Histogram in Hampshire

LESS
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 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
Winchester - 7 £35,000 - 1
Fareham -3 3 £40,000 +33.33%
Farnborough -5 3 £50,000 +61.29%
Southampton +5 1 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Basingstoke -9 1 £55,000 +57.14%
LESS
South East

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for LESS.

1 30 (100.00%) HTML
1 30 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 30 (100.00%) CSS
2 25 (83.33%) Web Development
2 25 (83.33%) Sass
2 25 (83.33%) AngularJS
3 20 (66.67%) jQuery
4 17 (56.67%) MVC
4 17 (56.67%) HTML5
5 16 (53.33%) CSS3
6 15 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 15 (50.00%) XHTML
6 15 (50.00%) .NET
7 14 (46.67%) C#
8 13 (43.33%) Marketing
8 13 (43.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (40.00%) Web Services
10 10 (33.33%) MySQL
10 10 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (33.33%) Node.js
11 9 (30.00%) Front End Development
11 9 (30.00%) Visual Studio
12 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
13 7 (23.33%) Razor View Engine
13 7 (23.33%) KnockoutJS
13 7 (23.33%) Ajax
13 7 (23.33%) Finance
14 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (20.00%) SQL Server

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (13.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) MySQL
1 10 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.00%) gulp
2 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.67%) git-flow
3 2 (6.67%) Vagrant
4 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.33%) Grunt
4 1 (3.33%) Jasmine
4 1 (3.33%) JIRA
4 1 (3.33%) Mocha
4 1 (3.33%) Selenium
4 1 (3.33%) webpack
General
1 13 (43.33%) Marketing
2 7 (23.33%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 13 (43.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (26.67%) HTML Developer
4 8 (26.67%) Node.js Developer
5 7 (23.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (23.33%) HTML CSS Developer
6 5 (16.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (16.67%) Web Specialist
7 4 (13.33%) Angular Developer
7 4 (13.33%) SharePoint Developer
8 3 (10.00%) PHP Developer
8 3 (10.00%) PHP Web Developer
9 1 (3.33%) .NET Developer
9 1 (3.33%) .NET Web Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Junior
9 1 (3.33%) Junior Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Senior Web Developer
9 1 (3.33%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) CSS
1 30 (100.00%) HTML
2 25 (83.33%) AngularJS
2 25 (83.33%) Sass
3 20 (66.67%) jQuery
4 17 (56.67%) HTML5
5 16 (53.33%) CSS3
6 15 (50.00%) .NET
6 15 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 15 (50.00%) XHTML
7 13 (43.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 12 (40.00%) Web Services
9 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (33.33%) Node.js
10 7 (23.33%) Ajax
10 7 (23.33%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (23.33%) Razor View Engine
11 6 (20.00%) Symfony
12 5 (16.67%) JSON
12 5 (16.67%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) Web Development
2 17 (56.67%) MVC
3 9 (30.00%) Front End Development
4 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
5 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.00%) Mobile Development
6 5 (16.67%) Peer-to-Peer Lending
6 5 (16.67%) Wireframes
7 3 (10.00%) Functional Programming
8 2 (6.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 1 (3.33%) ATDD
9 1 (3.33%) BDD
9 1 (3.33%) Extreme Programming
9 1 (3.33%) Information Architecture
9 1 (3.33%) Kanban
9 1 (3.33%) MVVM
9 1 (3.33%) Scrum
9 1 (3.33%) TDD
9 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
9 1 (3.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (46.67%) C#
3 5 (16.67%) PHP
4 4 (13.33%) TypeScript
5 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.33%) SQL
5 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits + Shares
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £40000 per annum + Free parking, training
Posted: 8 days ago