The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 319 370 395
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +25
Permanent jobs citing LESS 360 347 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.92% 0.78% 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.26% 2.09% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 320 304 286
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
LESS
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15900 16586 18887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 40.41% 37.37% 39.03%
Number of salaries quoted 14024 14249 16254
Median salary £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London 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 London

LESS
Salary Trend in London

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

LESS Salary Trend in London

LESS
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LESS across the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

LESS Salary Histogram in London

LESS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the London region over the 3 months to 29 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
City of London +28 41 £50,000 - 11
Kingston Upon Thames +9 7 £40,000 -23.80%
Twickenham +15 1 £35,000 -33.33%
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £60,000 -
Croydon - 1 £35,000 -
LESS
England

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 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 London region with a requirement for LESS.

1 756 (97.42%) CSS
2 749 (96.52%) JavaScript
3 746 (96.13%) HTML
4 613 (78.99%) Sass
5 544 (70.10%) HTML5
6 491 (63.27%) AngularJS
7 474 (61.08%) Agile Software Development
8 457 (58.89%) CSS3
9 412 (53.09%) Front End Development
10 394 (50.77%) jQuery
11 266 (34.28%) React
12 252 (32.47%) Git (software)
13 247 (31.83%) Node.js
14 245 (31.57%) TDD
15 238 (30.67%) Web Development
16 224 (28.87%) User Experience
17 218 (28.09%) OO
18 207 (26.68%) MVC
19 169 (21.78%) .NET
20 158 (20.36%) Backbone.js
21 153 (19.72%) Scrum
22 150 (19.33%) PHP
23 146 (18.81%) Responsive Web Design
24 142 (18.30%) Grunt
25 139 (17.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 135 (17.40%) gulp
27 134 (17.27%) C#
28 120 (15.46%) Finance
29 112 (14.43%) SQL Server
30 109 (14.05%) ASP.NET

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 79 (10.18%) CMS
2 45 (5.80%) WordPress
3 29 (3.74%) Elasticsearch
4 20 (2.58%) Apache
5 18 (2.32%) Umbraco
6 17 (2.19%) Confluence
7 15 (1.93%) Tomcat
8 14 (1.80%) Drupal
9 12 (1.55%) nginx
10 11 (1.42%) JBoss
10 11 (1.42%) Sitecore CMS
10 11 (1.42%) WildFly
11 4 (0.52%) Apache Solr
11 4 (0.52%) IIS
12 3 (0.39%) Sitefinity
13 2 (0.26%) ExpressionEngine
14 1 (0.13%) Alfresco
14 1 (0.13%) Joomla!
14 1 (0.13%) SAS
Applications
1 47 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 44 (5.67%) Photoshop
3 9 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.39%) Fireworks
5 3 (0.39%) GIMP
6 1 (0.13%) InDesign
6 1 (0.13%) InVision
Business Applications
1 9 (1.16%) Magento
2 6 (0.77%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.39%) SDL Web 8
4 2 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.13%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 67 (8.63%) GitHub
2 44 (5.67%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (3.74%) SaaS
4 23 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (1.16%) Google Analytics
6 7 (0.90%) Amazon S3
7 5 (0.64%) Heroku
7 5 (0.64%) Trello
8 4 (0.52%) MailChimp
9 3 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.26%) AdWords
10 2 (0.26%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.26%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.13%) Google Tag Manager
11 1 (0.13%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 44 (5.67%) Internet
2 32 (4.12%) HTTP
3 28 (3.61%) Intranet
4 23 (2.96%) HTTPS
5 6 (0.77%) SSH
6 4 (0.52%) DSL
6 4 (0.52%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
7 2 (0.26%) DVB
7 2 (0.26%) Skype
8 1 (0.13%) FTP
8 1 (0.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (14.43%) SQL Server
2 50 (6.44%) MySQL
3 46 (5.93%) NoSQL
4 31 (3.99%) MongoDB
5 28 (3.61%) SQL Server 2014
5 28 (3.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 28 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 27 (3.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 25 (3.22%) PostgreSQL
8 22 (2.84%) Relational Database
9 19 (2.45%) Redis
10 12 (1.55%) Big Data
11 7 (0.90%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.77%) Azure SQL Database
12 6 (0.77%) DocumentDB
13 3 (0.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (0.39%) GIS
13 3 (0.39%) MariaDB
14 2 (0.26%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 252 (32.47%) Git (software)
2 142 (18.30%) Grunt
3 135 (17.40%) gulp
4 97 (12.50%) Jasmine
5 96 (12.37%) Subversion
6 70 (9.02%) Mocha
7 63 (8.12%) Team Foundation Server
8 52 (6.70%) Visual Studio
9 51 (6.57%) JIRA
10 43 (5.54%) Jenkins
11 41 (5.28%) Selenium
12 33 (4.25%) JUnit
13 31 (3.99%) Karma Test Runner
13 31 (3.99%) webpack
14 27 (3.48%) QUnit
15 24 (3.09%) Cucumber
15 24 (3.09%) Sinon.JS
16 23 (2.96%) Plastic SCM
17 19 (2.45%) Bower
18 15 (1.93%) Babel
General
1 120 (15.46%) Finance
2 89 (11.47%) Law
3 40 (5.15%) Games
4 30 (3.87%) Banking
5 28 (3.61%) Marketing
6 25 (3.22%) Advertising
7 17 (2.19%) Retail
8 12 (1.55%) Publishing
9 8 (1.03%) Telecoms
10 7 (0.90%) Legal
11 4 (0.52%) Front Office
11 4 (0.52%) Multimedia
11 4 (0.52%) Music Industry
12 3 (0.39%) Electronics
12 3 (0.39%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.26%) German Language
13 2 (0.26%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.13%) Automotive
14 1 (0.13%) Interactive Media
14 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 684 (88.14%) Developer
2 363 (46.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 269 (34.66%) JavaScript Developer
4 149 (19.20%) HTML Developer
5 113 (14.56%) HTML CSS Developer
5 113 (14.56%) Web Developer
6 106 (13.66%) Angular Developer
7 94 (12.11%) Senior Developer
8 68 (8.76%) .NET Developer
9 64 (8.25%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 55 (7.09%) C# Developer
11 54 (6.96%) Full Stack Developer
11 54 (6.96%) UI Developer
12 45 (5.80%) C# .NET Developer
13 44 (5.67%) Lead Developer
14 40 (5.15%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 36 (4.64%) Senior JavaScript Developer
16 33 (4.25%) ASP.NET Developer
17 31 (3.99%) Node.js Developer
18 28 (3.61%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 756 (97.42%) CSS
2 746 (96.13%) HTML
3 613 (78.99%) Sass
4 544 (70.10%) HTML5
5 491 (63.27%) AngularJS
6 457 (58.89%) CSS3
7 394 (50.77%) jQuery
8 266 (34.28%) React
9 247 (31.83%) Node.js
10 169 (21.78%) .NET
11 158 (20.36%) Backbone.js
12 139 (17.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 109 (14.05%) ASP.NET
14 102 (13.14%) KnockoutJS
15 100 (12.89%) Ajax
16 97 (12.50%) Web Services
17 81 (10.44%) ASP.NET MVC
18 75 (9.66%) JSON
19 70 (9.02%) XML
20 68 (8.76%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 224 (28.87%) User Experience
2 56 (7.22%) Mobile App
3 50 (6.44%) Fintech
4 41 (5.28%) Computer Science
5 37 (4.77%) Client/Server
6 27 (3.48%) iPad
6 27 (3.48%) Smartphone
7 23 (2.96%) Visualisation
8 16 (2.06%) Social Media
9 15 (1.93%) iPhone
10 12 (1.55%) Algorithms
10 12 (1.55%) Data Structures
11 11 (1.42%) Data Integration
11 11 (1.42%) Online Games
11 11 (1.42%) Social Network
12 9 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (1.16%) Digital Media
13 7 (0.90%) Animation
14 6 (0.77%) W3C
15 5 (0.64%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 64 (8.25%) Linux
2 28 (3.61%) Apple iOS
3 26 (3.35%) Android
4 16 (2.06%) Ubuntu
4 16 (2.06%) Windows
5 13 (1.68%) CentOS
6 4 (0.52%) Unix
7 2 (0.26%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 474 (61.08%) Agile Software Development
2 412 (53.09%) Front End Development
3 245 (31.57%) TDD
4 238 (30.67%) Web Development
5 218 (28.09%) OO
6 207 (26.68%) MVC
7 153 (19.72%) Scrum
8 146 (18.81%) Responsive Web Design
9 99 (12.76%) Continuous Integration
10 90 (11.60%) E-Commerce
11 84 (10.82%) Unit Testing
12 80 (10.31%) BDD
13 64 (8.25%) OOP
14 56 (7.22%) Content Management
15 51 (6.57%) SDLC
16 48 (6.19%) Mobile First
17 47 (6.06%) Web Design
18 46 (5.93%) OOD
19 45 (5.80%) SEO
20 43 (5.54%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 749 (96.52%) JavaScript
2 150 (19.33%) PHP
3 134 (17.27%) C#
4 104 (13.40%) Java
5 89 (11.47%) SQL
6 53 (6.83%) Python
7 45 (5.80%) TypeScript
8 43 (5.54%) ES6
9 37 (4.77%) Ruby
10 31 (3.99%) XPath
11 29 (3.74%) Scala
12 24 (3.09%) Shell Script
13 12 (1.55%) ECMAScript
14 8 (1.03%) Groovy
14 8 (1.03%) Perl
15 5 (0.64%) ActionScript
15 5 (0.64%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.39%) Clojure
16 3 (0.39%) PHP 5
17 2 (0.26%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 46 (5.93%) Degree
2 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (8.38%) QA
2 3 (0.39%) WCAG
3 2 (0.26%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.26%) WAI
System Software
1 35 (4.51%) Docker
2 12 (1.55%) Active Directory
3 11 (1.42%) Varnish
4 2 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (1.29%) Ansible
2 9 (1.16%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 9 (1.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 8 (1.03%) Packer
4 6 (0.77%) HAProxy
5 4 (0.52%) Puppet
6 3 (0.39%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.13%) cPanel
7 1 (0.13%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 74 (9.54%) Microsoft
2 44 (5.67%) Google
3 36 (4.64%) Zend
4 15 (1.93%) Oracle
4 15 (1.93%) Sitecore
5 14 (1.80%) EPiServer
6 9 (1.16%) Adobe
6 9 (1.16%) Rackspace
6 9 (1.16%) Twitter
7 7 (0.90%) Sun
8 6 (0.77%) Ensighten
8 6 (0.77%) Facebook
9 5 (0.64%) Twilio
10 3 (0.39%) Brightcove
10 3 (0.39%) hybris
11 2 (0.26%) BT
11 2 (0.26%) HubSpot
11 2 (0.26%) Interwoven
11 2 (0.26%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.26%) SAP
City, London
Aglow Talent Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + excellent benefits & bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
West London
Intelletec
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Unlimited Holiday + more
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
PCR
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, benefits, equity
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Think IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: package
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Good & Co
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Great Bens and fantastic onsite faci
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Knowit
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
ECOM
Salary: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + equity and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-40K + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £21000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Options, Unlim Hols
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago