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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
South East / Kent
Rank 89 96 109
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +13
Permanent jobs citing LESS 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.12% 0.19% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.42% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.85%

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
346 475 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 41.69% 46.16% 51.87%
Number of salaries quoted 286 414 509
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 18 January 2017, 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 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
1 10 (100.00%) Sass
2 7 (70.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 7 (70.00%) Marionette.js
2 7 (70.00%) MVVM
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) Jasmine
3 6 (60.00%) Redux
3 6 (60.00%) Babel
3 6 (60.00%) SOLID
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) gulp
3 6 (60.00%) ES6
4 5 (50.00%) Web Development
5 4 (40.00%) HTML
5 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (40.00%) jQuery
5 4 (40.00%) React
6 3 (30.00%) Front End Development
6 3 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (30.00%) Financial Institution
6 3 (30.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (20.00%) HTML5
7 2 (20.00%) User Experience
8 1 (10.00%) Separation of Concerns

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 (10.00%) CMS
1 1 (10.00%) Kentico
1 1 (10.00%) NServiceBus
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (10.00%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (10.00%) Redis
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Jasmine
1 7 (70.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 6 (60.00%) Babel
2 6 (60.00%) gulp
3 1 (10.00%) Grunt
3 1 (10.00%) JSUnit
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (60.00%) Applications Developer
4 5 (50.00%) Web Developer
5 3 (30.00%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
6 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (10.00%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) Sass
2 7 (70.00%) Marionette.js
3 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) Redux
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) jQuery
4 4 (40.00%) React
5 3 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (20.00%) HTML5
7 1 (10.00%) Ajax
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
7 1 (10.00%) CSS3
7 1 (10.00%) Dapper ORM
7 1 (10.00%) Handlebars
7 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (10.00%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (10.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
2 7 (70.00%) MVVM
3 6 (60.00%) SOLID
4 5 (50.00%) Web Development
5 3 (30.00%) Front End Development
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (10.00%) Separation of Concerns
6 1 (10.00%) TDD
6 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) ES6
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
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