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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 45 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LESS 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.50% - 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.31% - 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Median salary £45,000 - £28,750
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
LESS
Merseyside

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 Liverpool region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
116 161 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 34.73% 36.67% 51.49%
Number of salaries quoted 103 112 266
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Liverpool 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 Liverpool

LESS
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

LESS Salary Trend in Liverpool

LESS
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LESS across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

LESS Salary Histogram in Liverpool

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 2 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for LESS.

1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) Sass
1 12 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
3 10 (83.33%) HTML5
3 10 (83.33%) CSS3
4 9 (75.00%) Git (software)
5 8 (66.67%) Progressive Enhancement
6 7 (58.33%) Semantic HTML
7 6 (50.00%) Grunt
7 6 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (41.67%) jQuery
8 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
9 4 (33.33%) OO
9 4 (33.33%) Internet
9 4 (33.33%) TeamCity
9 4 (33.33%) Subversion
9 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (33.33%) Hudson
9 4 (33.33%) User Experience
9 4 (33.33%) GitLab
9 4 (33.33%) Mobile First
9 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
9 4 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Development
10 3 (25.00%) Magento
11 2 (16.67%) Marketing
11 2 (16.67%) REST
11 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
12 1 (8.33%) Bower

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (8.33%) Drupal
1 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Internet
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (50.00%) Grunt
3 4 (33.33%) GitLab
3 4 (33.33%) Hudson
3 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 4 (33.33%) Subversion
3 4 (33.33%) TeamCity
4 1 (8.33%) Bower
4 1 (8.33%) Jasmine
General
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 4 (33.33%) UI Developer
5 3 (25.00%) Junior
5 3 (25.00%) Junior Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) Sass
2 10 (83.33%) CSS3
2 10 (83.33%) HTML5
3 7 (58.33%) Semantic HTML
4 5 (41.67%) jQuery
5 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 2 (16.67%) REST
6 1 (8.33%) .NET
6 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
6 1 (8.33%) SOAP
6 1 (8.33%) Web Services
6 1 (8.33%) XML
6 1 (8.33%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 8 (66.67%) Progressive Enhancement
3 6 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Development
5 4 (33.33%) Mobile First
5 4 (33.33%) OO
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (8.33%) Online Marketing
6 1 (8.33%) OOP
6 1 (8.33%) TDD
6 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago