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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 78 86 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing LESS 11 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.25% 1.33% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.28% 2.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 0
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
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
335 485 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 37.98% 46.06% 37.30%
Number of salaries quoted 288 460 307
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,150 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +14 9 £40,000 +14.28% 2
LESS
South East

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
1 11 (100.00%) Sass
2 9 (81.82%) Jasmine
2 9 (81.82%) MVVM
2 9 (81.82%) Karma Test Runner
2 9 (81.82%) Marionette.js
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 8 (72.73%) SOLID
4 7 (63.64%) gulp
4 7 (63.64%) ES6
4 7 (63.64%) Babel
4 7 (63.64%) Web Development
5 6 (54.55%) SQL
5 6 (54.55%) .NET
6 5 (45.45%) C#
6 5 (45.45%) React
7 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
8 3 (27.27%) jQuery
8 3 (27.27%) HTML
8 3 (27.27%) Financial Institution
8 3 (27.27%) Finance
8 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
9 2 (18.18%) User Experience
9 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
10 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (9.09%) Ajax

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) Kentico
1 1 (9.09%) NServiceBus
1 1 (9.09%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (9.09%) Redis
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Jasmine
1 9 (81.82%) Karma Test Runner
2 7 (63.64%) Babel
2 7 (63.64%) gulp
3 1 (9.09%) Grunt
3 1 (9.09%) JSUnit
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript Developer
3 7 (63.64%) Applications Developer
3 7 (63.64%) Web Developer
4 4 (36.36%) Web Applications Developer
5 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
5 2 (18.18%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
6 1 (9.09%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) Sass
2 9 (81.82%) Marionette.js
3 6 (54.55%) .NET
4 5 (45.45%) React
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) jQuery
6 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (9.09%) Ajax
7 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
7 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (9.09%) Backbone.js
7 1 (9.09%) Dapper ORM
7 1 (9.09%) Handlebars
7 1 (9.09%) HTML5
7 1 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (9.09%) MSMQ
7 1 (9.09%) SignalR
7 1 (9.09%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
2 9 (81.82%) MVVM
3 8 (72.73%) SOLID
4 7 (63.64%) Web Development
5 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (9.09%) Separation of Concerns
6 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) ES6
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) C#
5 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
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