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 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)
England / London
Rank 310 343 392
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +49
Permanent jobs citing LESS 309 348 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.93% 0.86% 0.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.32% 2.23% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 257 299 212
Median salary £56,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £60,000
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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13299 15575 14557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 39.87% 38.29% 35.92%
Number of salaries quoted 11589 13549 12475
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +2.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +29 46 £47,500 -20.83% 9
Greenwich -1 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £32,500 - 1
Twickenham - 1 £29,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
LESS
England

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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 London region with a requirement for LESS.

1 620 (95.24%) JavaScript
2 614 (94.32%) CSS
3 575 (88.33%) Sass
4 569 (87.40%) HTML
5 460 (70.66%) HTML5
6 407 (62.52%) CSS3
7 403 (61.90%) AngularJS
8 332 (51.00%) Agile Software Development
9 314 (48.23%) Front End Development
10 257 (39.48%) jQuery
11 222 (34.10%) Git (software)
12 220 (33.79%) Node.js
13 209 (32.10%) React
14 197 (30.26%) Grunt
14 197 (30.26%) gulp
15 191 (29.34%) OO
16 166 (25.50%) Web Development
16 166 (25.50%) TDD
17 160 (24.58%) User Experience
18 156 (23.96%) Scrum
19 149 (22.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 137 (21.04%) MVC
21 126 (19.35%) .NET
22 122 (18.74%) Unit Testing
23 121 (18.59%) C#
24 119 (18.28%) ES6
25 115 (17.67%) Jasmine
26 107 (16.44%) REST
27 96 (14.75%) ASP.NET
28 95 (14.59%) PHP

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 54 (8.29%) CMS
2 29 (4.45%) WordPress
3 25 (3.84%) Elasticsearch
4 17 (2.61%) Umbraco
5 16 (2.46%) IIS
6 13 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
7 11 (1.69%) Drupal
8 7 (1.08%) Apache
8 7 (1.08%) nginx
9 5 (0.77%) Joomla!
10 4 (0.61%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.61%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.46%) NServiceBus
12 2 (0.31%) Sitefinity
13 1 (0.15%) Cloud Foundry
13 1 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.15%) SAS
13 1 (0.15%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 66 (10.14%) Photoshop
2 33 (5.07%) MS Excel
3 29 (4.45%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (1.38%) GIMP
5 4 (0.61%) Fireworks
5 4 (0.61%) HipChat
6 3 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (2.00%) Magento
2 1 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 52 (7.99%) SaaS
2 44 (6.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (6.30%) Amazon AWS
4 33 (5.07%) GitHub
5 8 (1.23%) Google Analytics
5 8 (1.23%) Heroku
6 7 (1.08%) PaaS
7 4 (0.61%) Akamai
7 4 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.46%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.46%) Trello
9 2 (0.31%) MailChimp
10 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.15%) Google Tag Manager
10 1 (0.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (6.14%) HTTP
2 27 (4.15%) Internet
3 11 (1.69%) Intranet
4 4 (0.61%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.46%) LDAP
6 2 (0.31%) DNS
6 2 (0.31%) SSH
6 2 (0.31%) SSL
7 1 (0.15%) DSL
7 1 (0.15%) DVB
7 1 (0.15%) LAN
7 1 (0.15%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
7 1 (0.15%) RFID
7 1 (0.15%) Skype
7 1 (0.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (12.75%) SQL Server
2 44 (6.76%) MySQL
3 39 (5.99%) Relational Database
4 31 (4.76%) MongoDB
5 24 (3.69%) Redis
6 23 (3.53%) NoSQL
7 21 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (2.15%) Azure SQL Database
8 14 (2.15%) DocumentDB
9 13 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (1.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 11 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
10 11 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (0.77%) Big Data
12 4 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (0.46%) MariaDB
13 3 (0.46%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 222 (34.10%) Git (software)
2 197 (30.26%) Grunt
2 197 (30.26%) gulp
3 115 (17.67%) Jasmine
4 79 (12.14%) webpack
5 67 (10.29%) Karma Test Runner
6 63 (9.68%) Mocha
7 53 (8.14%) Bower
8 43 (6.61%) Subversion
9 41 (6.30%) Team Foundation Server
10 35 (5.38%) JIRA
11 33 (5.07%) Visual Studio
12 24 (3.69%) Jenkins
12 24 (3.69%) Selenium
13 19 (2.92%) Babel
13 19 (2.92%) jspm
14 15 (2.30%) git-flow
15 12 (1.84%) GitLab
16 11 (1.69%) Bitbucket
16 11 (1.69%) TeamCity
General
1 75 (11.52%) Finance
2 52 (7.99%) Marketing
3 38 (5.84%) Retail
4 34 (5.22%) Banking
5 33 (5.07%) Games
6 28 (4.30%) Law
7 17 (2.61%) Legal
8 11 (1.69%) Advertising
9 6 (0.92%) Front Office
10 5 (0.77%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.77%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.61%) Mandarin Language
12 3 (0.46%) Back Office
12 3 (0.46%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.31%) Automotive
13 2 (0.31%) Publishing
14 1 (0.15%) Brand Awareness
14 1 (0.15%) German Language
14 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.15%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 588 (90.32%) Developer
2 279 (42.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 201 (30.88%) JavaScript Developer
4 116 (17.82%) Senior Developer
5 113 (17.36%) Angular Developer
6 106 (16.28%) HTML Developer
7 87 (13.36%) HTML CSS Developer
8 84 (12.90%) Web Developer
9 62 (9.52%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 59 (9.06%) .NET Developer
11 48 (7.37%) C# Developer
12 46 (7.07%) UI Developer
13 44 (6.76%) Lead Developer
14 41 (6.30%) Full Stack Developer
15 36 (5.53%) C# .NET Developer
16 30 (4.61%) Agile Developer
17 28 (4.30%) Node.js Developer
18 27 (4.15%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 27 (4.15%) Senior JavaScript Developer
19 20 (3.07%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 614 (94.32%) CSS
2 575 (88.33%) Sass
3 569 (87.40%) HTML
4 460 (70.66%) HTML5
5 407 (62.52%) CSS3
6 403 (61.90%) AngularJS
7 257 (39.48%) jQuery
8 220 (33.79%) Node.js
9 209 (32.10%) React
10 149 (22.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 126 (19.35%) .NET
12 107 (16.44%) REST
13 96 (14.75%) ASP.NET
14 93 (14.29%) Backbone.js
15 78 (11.98%) JSON
16 77 (11.83%) Ajax
17 72 (11.06%) KnockoutJS
18 68 (10.45%) ASP.NET MVC
19 55 (8.45%) DOM
20 53 (8.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 160 (24.58%) User Experience
2 54 (8.29%) Computer Science
3 50 (7.68%) Mobile App
4 29 (4.45%) Fintech
5 24 (3.69%) Visualisation
6 21 (3.23%) Client/Server
7 20 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (1.69%) W3C
9 8 (1.23%) Graphic Design
10 7 (1.08%) NHS
11 6 (0.92%) Mathematics
12 5 (0.77%) Blockchain
12 5 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.46%) Enterprise Cloud
13 3 (0.46%) FMCG
13 3 (0.46%) N-Tier
14 2 (0.31%) Animation
14 2 (0.31%) Biotechnology
14 2 (0.31%) Online Games
14 2 (0.31%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 24 (3.69%) Windows
2 20 (3.07%) Apple iOS
3 19 (2.92%) Android
4 18 (2.76%) Linux
5 4 (0.61%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.46%) CentOS
6 3 (0.46%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.31%) Unix
8 1 (0.15%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 332 (51.00%) Agile Software Development
2 314 (48.23%) Front End Development
3 191 (29.34%) OO
4 166 (25.50%) TDD
4 166 (25.50%) Web Development
5 156 (23.96%) Scrum
6 137 (21.04%) MVC
7 122 (18.74%) Unit Testing
8 87 (13.36%) E-Commerce
9 79 (12.14%) Responsive Web Design
10 65 (9.98%) Software Engineering
11 59 (9.06%) BDD
12 58 (8.91%) DevOps
13 57 (8.76%) SOLID
14 54 (8.29%) SEO
14 54 (8.29%) Wireframes
15 51 (7.83%) Functional Programming
16 50 (7.68%) OOP
16 50 (7.68%) SOA
17 45 (6.91%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 620 (95.24%) JavaScript
2 121 (18.59%) C#
3 119 (18.28%) ES6
4 95 (14.59%) PHP
5 90 (13.82%) TypeScript
6 68 (10.45%) SQL
7 59 (9.06%) Java
8 52 (7.99%) Python
9 28 (4.30%) Go
10 13 (2.00%) Ruby
10 13 (2.00%) Scala
11 12 (1.84%) VB.NET
12 11 (1.69%) XPath
13 10 (1.54%) CoffeeScript
14 6 (0.92%) T-SQL
15 5 (0.77%) ECMAScript
16 4 (0.61%) Apple Swift
16 4 (0.61%) Groovy
16 4 (0.61%) VB
17 3 (0.46%) C
Qualifications
1 70 (10.75%) Degree
2 3 (0.46%) ICAEW
3 2 (0.31%) MBA
4 1 (0.15%) PhD
4 1 (0.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.76%) QA
2 7 (1.08%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 38 (5.84%) Docker
2 10 (1.54%) Varnish
3 4 (0.61%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 6 (0.92%) Ansible
2 3 (0.46%) Packer
3 2 (0.31%) HAProxy
3 2 (0.31%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 73 (11.21%) Microsoft
2 22 (3.38%) Google
3 15 (2.30%) EPiServer
3 15 (2.30%) Sitecore
4 13 (2.00%) Adobe
4 13 (2.00%) Oracle
4 13 (2.00%) Zend
5 12 (1.84%) Twitter
6 10 (1.54%) Xamarin
7 8 (1.23%) MEDITECH
8 4 (0.61%) Cognizant
8 4 (0.61%) Facebook
8 4 (0.61%) Remedy
9 3 (0.46%) Perforce
9 3 (0.46%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.31%) Brightcove
11 1 (0.15%) Demandware
11 1 (0.15%) hybris
11 1 (0.15%) Rackspace
11 1 (0.15%) Sencha
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