The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 124 153 145
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -8
Permanent jobs citing LESS 8 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.39% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.34% 0.58% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 5
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +46.15%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
LESS
East of England

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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
599 859 964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 29.23% 37.63% 37.01%
Number of salaries quoted 512 711 831
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

LESS
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

LESS Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

LESS
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LESS across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

LESS Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

LESS
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Hemel Hempstead +21 4 £45,000 -2.70%
Watford - 3 £57,500 - 2
LESS
East of England

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Hertfordshire 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%) Sass
3 18 (75.00%) Front End Development
4 15 (62.50%) AngularJS
5 12 (50.00%) HTML5
5 12 (50.00%) CSS3
5 12 (50.00%) jQuery
5 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (50.00%) User Experience
6 11 (45.83%) Backbone.js
6 11 (45.83%) Handlebars
7 10 (41.67%) Web Development
8 9 (37.50%) Degree
8 9 (37.50%) Computer Science
8 9 (37.50%) Ext JS
8 9 (37.50%) Scrum
8 9 (37.50%) PHP
9 6 (25.00%) MySQL
9 6 (25.00%) Perl
9 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 5 (20.83%) MVC
11 4 (16.67%) Node.js
11 4 (16.67%) TDD
11 4 (16.67%) Photoshop
11 4 (16.67%) OO
12 3 (12.50%) C
12 3 (12.50%) Java
12 3 (12.50%) Subversion

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (16.67%) Node.js
2 3 (12.50%) CMS
3 2 (8.33%) Drupal
3 2 (8.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Photoshop
2 2 (8.33%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.50%) Subversion
3 2 (8.33%) Grunt
3 2 (8.33%) JIRA
3 2 (8.33%) Mercurial
4 1 (4.17%) Bower
4 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.17%) webpack
4 1 (4.17%) Xcode
General
1 2 (8.33%) Games
1 2 (8.33%) Law
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (79.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (20.83%) HTML CSS Developer
3 5 (20.83%) HTML Developer
3 5 (20.83%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 3 (12.50%) MySQL Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Perl Developer
4 3 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 3 (12.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce Developer
6 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) UI/UX Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Web UI Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Web UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) CSS
1 24 (100.00%) HTML
2 23 (95.83%) Sass
3 15 (62.50%) AngularJS
4 12 (50.00%) CSS3
4 12 (50.00%) HTML5
4 12 (50.00%) jQuery
5 11 (45.83%) Backbone.js
5 11 (45.83%) Handlebars
6 9 (37.50%) Ext JS
7 3 (12.50%) Ajax
7 3 (12.50%) React
7 3 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (8.33%) CakePHP
8 2 (8.33%) LAMP
8 2 (8.33%) Laravel
8 2 (8.33%) RESTful
8 2 (8.33%) Semantic HTML
8 2 (8.33%) Symfony
9 1 (4.17%) XHR
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) User Experience
2 9 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Front End Development
2 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (41.67%) Web Development
4 9 (37.50%) Scrum
5 5 (20.83%) MVC
6 4 (16.67%) OO
6 4 (16.67%) TDD
7 3 (12.50%) Cross-Browser Development
8 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (8.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
9 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (4.17%) DevOps
9 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
9 1 (4.17%) OOP
9 1 (4.17%) SEO
9 1 (4.17%) Web Design
9 1 (4.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (37.50%) PHP
3 6 (25.00%) Perl
4 3 (12.50%) C
4 3 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Adobe
2 1 (4.17%) Intershop
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits (10% Bonus)
Posted: 5 days ago