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 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 167 180 198
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +18
Permanent jobs citing LESS 15 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.45% 0.38% 0.050%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.01% 1.03% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 2
Median salary £27,500 £35,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +55.55%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
1491 1361 1488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 44.24% 37.15% 37.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1378 1198 1310
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,500
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 26 June 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 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
Winchester - 8 £27,500 -
Farnborough - 3 £45,000 -
Fareham -16 2 £36,000 +2.85%
Basingstoke -9 1 £42,000 +5.00%
LESS
South East

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region with a requirement for LESS.

1 24 (100.00%) HTML
1 24 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 24 (100.00%) CSS
2 23 (95.83%) jQuery
3 20 (83.33%) HTML5
4 18 (75.00%) CSS3
4 18 (75.00%) AngularJS
4 18 (75.00%) MVC
4 18 (75.00%) Web Development
5 17 (70.83%) Front End Development
6 13 (54.17%) .NET
6 13 (54.17%) ASP.NET
7 12 (50.00%) Sass
8 11 (45.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 11 (45.83%) Visual Studio
9 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (37.50%) Node.js
10 6 (25.00%) Symfony
10 6 (25.00%) MySQL
10 6 (25.00%) PHP
10 6 (25.00%) XHTML
10 6 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (25.00%) gulp
11 5 (20.83%) React
11 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (20.83%) Photoshop
11 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
11 5 (20.83%) User Experience
12 4 (16.67%) Underscore.js
12 4 (16.67%) Grunt

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 3 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Photoshop
2 3 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) MySQL
1 6 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Visual Studio
2 6 (25.00%) gulp
3 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
4 4 (16.67%) Bitbucket
4 4 (16.67%) Grunt
4 4 (16.67%) Subversion
5 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
1 4 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (66.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 12 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (20.83%) PHP Developer
5 4 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
5 4 (16.67%) HTML Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Web Developer
7 2 (8.33%) UI Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Node.js Developer
8 1 (4.17%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Programmer
8 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Developer
8 1 (4.17%) UI Programmer
8 1 (4.17%) UI/UX Developer
8 1 (4.17%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) CSS
1 24 (100.00%) HTML
2 23 (95.83%) jQuery
3 20 (83.33%) HTML5
4 18 (75.00%) AngularJS
4 18 (75.00%) CSS3
5 13 (54.17%) .NET
5 13 (54.17%) ASP.NET
6 12 (50.00%) Sass
7 11 (45.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (37.50%) Node.js
9 6 (25.00%) Symfony
9 6 (25.00%) XHTML
10 5 (20.83%) React
11 4 (16.67%) Ajax
11 4 (16.67%) Backbone.js
11 4 (16.67%) Underscore.js
12 3 (12.50%) Express
12 3 (12.50%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) User Experience
2 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) MVC
1 18 (75.00%) Web Development
2 17 (70.83%) Front End Development
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) Peer-to-Peer Lending
5 3 (12.50%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
5 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (12.50%) MVVM
5 3 (12.50%) Prototyping
5 3 (12.50%) SMACSS
5 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.33%) Wireframes
7 1 (4.17%) Cross-Browser Development
7 1 (4.17%) Functional Programming
7 1 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (25.00%) PHP
3 4 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) WAI
1 4 (16.67%) WCAG
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft