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

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 81 94 102
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +8
Permanent jobs citing LESS 4 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.41% 0.55% 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.09% 1.17% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 7
Median salary £31,250 £41,250 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.24% -36.53%
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 Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
367 512 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 37.68% 46.67% 40.48%
Number of salaries quoted 314 456 409
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LESS across the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 July 2016.

LESS Salary Histogram in Kent

LESS
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 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
Tunbridge Wells +25 3 £40,000 +14.28%
LESS
South East

LESS
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 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 Kent region with a requirement for LESS.

1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
1 4 (100.00%) Sass
2 3 (75.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (75.00%) MVVM
2 3 (75.00%) Jasmine
2 3 (75.00%) Marionette.js
2 3 (75.00%) SOLID
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) gulp
3 2 (50.00%) ES6
3 2 (50.00%) Babel
4 1 (25.00%) React
4 1 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) HTML

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:

Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Jasmine
1 3 (75.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (50.00%) Babel
2 2 (50.00%) gulp
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Web Developer
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
4 1 (25.00%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Sass
2 3 (75.00%) Marionette.js
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) React
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
2 3 (75.00%) MVVM
2 3 (75.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) ES6
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft