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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 178 181 195
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Permanent jobs citing LESS 13 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.38% 0.34% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.86% 0.90% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 5
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +77.77%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
LESS
South East

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
1514 1340 1463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 43.81% 37.43% 36.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1415 1156 1242
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 July 2016.

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 29 July 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
Farnborough - 5 £45,000 -
Fareham -12 4 £36,000 +2.85%
Winchester - 3 £27,500 -
Basingstoke -19 1 £42,000 +5.00%
LESS
South East

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for LESS.

1 23 (100.00%) HTML
1 23 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 23 (100.00%) CSS
2 22 (95.65%) jQuery
2 22 (95.65%) HTML5
3 21 (91.30%) Web Development
4 19 (82.61%) MVC
4 19 (82.61%) AngularJS
5 18 (78.26%) CSS3
6 15 (65.22%) .NET
6 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
7 14 (60.87%) Front End Development
8 13 (56.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (52.17%) Visual Studio
10 10 (43.48%) Sass
11 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (34.78%) Node.js
12 8 (34.78%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (34.78%) Symfony
12 8 (34.78%) MySQL
12 8 (34.78%) PHP
12 8 (34.78%) XHTML
13 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (26.09%) Marketing
13 6 (26.09%) Ajax
13 6 (26.09%) C#
13 6 (26.09%) Peer-to-Peer Lending
14 5 (21.74%) Finance
15 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
16 3 (13.04%) KnockoutJS

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 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) MySQL
1 8 (34.78%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Visual Studio
2 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.35%) gulp
3 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 6 (26.09%) Marketing
2 5 (21.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (60.87%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 12 (52.17%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (30.43%) PHP Developer
5 6 (26.09%) HTML CSS Developer
5 6 (26.09%) HTML Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Web Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Node.js Developer
7 3 (13.04%) PHP Web Developer
8 2 (8.70%) UI Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Programmer
9 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Developer
9 1 (4.35%) UI Programmer
9 1 (4.35%) UI/UX Developer
9 1 (4.35%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) CSS
1 23 (100.00%) HTML
2 22 (95.65%) HTML5
2 22 (95.65%) jQuery
3 19 (82.61%) AngularJS
4 18 (78.26%) CSS3
5 15 (65.22%) .NET
5 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
6 13 (56.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (43.48%) Sass
8 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (34.78%) Node.js
9 8 (34.78%) Symfony
9 8 (34.78%) XHTML
10 6 (26.09%) Ajax
11 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
11 3 (13.04%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (13.04%) Web Services
12 2 (8.70%) React
12 2 (8.70%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Web Development
2 19 (82.61%) MVC
3 14 (60.87%) Front End Development
4 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (26.09%) Peer-to-Peer Lending
5 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.70%) MVVM
6 2 (8.70%) Wireframes
7 1 (4.35%) Functional Programming
7 1 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (34.78%) PHP
3 6 (26.09%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft