The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank - 92 99
Permanent jobs citing LESS 0 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.31% 0.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.68% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 11
Median salary - £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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 Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
474 438 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 44.13% 44.74% 45.89%
Number of salaries quoted 419 392 454
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent 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 Kent

LESS
Salary Trend in Kent

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

LESS Salary Trend in Kent

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 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 Kent region with a requirement for LESS.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Blog
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Grunt
1 1 (100.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Handlebars
1 1 (100.00%) SOLID

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Grunt
1 1 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (100.00%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Handlebars
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blog
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Expense Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) SOLID
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA