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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 169 185 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing LESS 15 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.45% 0.33% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.03% 0.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 0
Median salary £27,500 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
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
1462 1334 1448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 44.34% 36.50% 36.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1350 1177 1313
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 - 9 £27,500 -
Farnborough - 5 £45,000 -
LESS
South East

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 28 (100.00%) HTML
1 28 (100.00%) CSS
1 28 (100.00%) jQuery
2 27 (96.43%) JavaScript
3 23 (82.14%) HTML5
3 23 (82.14%) CSS3
4 21 (75.00%) Front End Development
5 20 (71.43%) AngularJS
5 20 (71.43%) Web Development
6 19 (67.86%) MVC
7 14 (50.00%) Sass
8 13 (46.43%) Node.js
8 13 (46.43%) .NET
9 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET
9 12 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (39.29%) Visual Studio
11 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (32.14%) gulp
12 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
12 8 (28.57%) Underscore.js
12 8 (28.57%) XHTML
13 7 (25.00%) React
14 6 (21.43%) MySQL
14 6 (21.43%) Photoshop
14 6 (21.43%) PHP
14 6 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (21.43%) Symfony
14 6 (21.43%) Backbone.js
15 5 (17.86%) Responsive Web Design

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 13 (46.43%) Node.js
2 4 (14.29%) CMS
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Photoshop
2 4 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) MySQL
1 6 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Visual Studio
2 9 (32.14%) gulp
3 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 5 (17.86%) Bitbucket
4 5 (17.86%) Grunt
4 5 (17.86%) Subversion
5 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (7.14%) Bower
6 2 (7.14%) Jasmine
6 2 (7.14%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 4 (14.29%) Marketing
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (71.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 11 (39.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Web Developer
5 5 (17.86%) PHP Developer
6 4 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (14.29%) HTML Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (10.71%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Node.js Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Web Specialist
9 1 (3.57%) Agile Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Angular Developer
9 1 (3.57%) PHP Web Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
9 1 (3.57%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) CSS
1 28 (100.00%) HTML
1 28 (100.00%) jQuery
2 23 (82.14%) CSS3
2 23 (82.14%) HTML5
3 20 (71.43%) AngularJS
4 14 (50.00%) Sass
5 13 (46.43%) .NET
6 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET
6 12 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (28.57%) Underscore.js
8 8 (28.57%) XHTML
9 7 (25.00%) React
10 6 (21.43%) Backbone.js
10 6 (21.43%) Symfony
11 5 (17.86%) Express
11 5 (17.86%) Meteor
11 5 (17.86%) OOCSS
12 4 (14.29%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) User Experience
2 1 (3.57%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Front End Development
2 20 (71.43%) Web Development
3 19 (67.86%) MVC
4 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.86%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
5 5 (17.86%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (17.86%) SMACSS
6 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 4 (14.29%) MVVM
6 4 (14.29%) Peer-to-Peer Lending
7 3 (10.71%) Mobile Development
7 3 (10.71%) Scrum
8 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
8 2 (7.14%) Wireframes
9 1 (3.57%) Cross-Browser Development
9 1 (3.57%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (3.57%) SEO
9 1 (3.57%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) JavaScript
2 6 (21.43%) PHP
3 3 (10.71%) C#
4 2 (7.14%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) WAI
1 5 (17.86%) WCAG