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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 296 415 378
Rank change year-on-year
+119 -37
Permanent jobs citing LESS 424 272 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.05% 0.62% 0.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.65% 1.65% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 383 234 309
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £64,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
15973 16501 20150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 39.65% 37.68% 40.12%
Number of salaries quoted 14030 14097 17252
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +54 51 £44,500 -13.17% 6
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £40,000 -
Twickenham - 1 £60,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £60,000 -
LESS
England

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 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 London region with a requirement for LESS.

1 723 (96.92%) CSS
2 722 (96.78%) HTML
3 720 (96.51%) JavaScript
4 589 (78.95%) Sass
5 562 (75.34%) HTML5
6 469 (62.87%) CSS3
7 466 (62.47%) AngularJS
8 462 (61.93%) Agile Software Development
9 414 (55.50%) Front End Development
10 404 (54.16%) jQuery
11 260 (34.85%) React
12 253 (33.91%) Git (software)
13 249 (33.38%) TDD
14 230 (30.83%) Node.js
15 223 (29.89%) OO
16 216 (28.95%) Web Development
17 215 (28.82%) User Experience
18 190 (25.47%) MVC
19 179 (23.99%) Backbone.js
20 161 (21.58%) Scrum
21 154 (20.64%) PHP
22 150 (20.11%) .NET
23 146 (19.57%) gulp
24 145 (19.44%) Responsive Web Design
25 143 (19.17%) Grunt
26 141 (18.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 114 (15.28%) E-Commerce
28 112 (15.01%) Continuous Integration
29 111 (14.88%) C#
30 102 (13.67%) Law

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
1 230 (30.83%) Node.js
2 86 (11.53%) CMS
3 48 (6.43%) WordPress
4 26 (3.49%) Elasticsearch
5 25 (3.35%) Drupal
6 17 (2.28%) Umbraco
7 16 (2.14%) Confluence
8 15 (2.01%) Apache
9 12 (1.61%) nginx
9 12 (1.61%) Tomcat
10 7 (0.94%) JBoss
10 7 (0.94%) Joomla!
10 7 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
11 6 (0.80%) IIS
12 5 (0.67%) WildFly
13 4 (0.54%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.27%) ExpressionEngine
14 2 (0.27%) SharePoint
15 1 (0.13%) Alfresco
15 1 (0.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 71 (9.52%) Photoshop
2 24 (3.22%) MS Excel
3 16 (2.14%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (0.80%) Fireworks
5 4 (0.54%) GIMP
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (0.94%) Magento
2 6 (0.80%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.13%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 78 (10.46%) GitHub
2 48 (6.43%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (2.14%) SaaS
4 14 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.67%) AdWords
5 5 (0.67%) Amazon S3
5 5 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.67%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.40%) Heroku
7 2 (0.27%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.27%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.13%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.89%) Internet
2 28 (3.75%) HTTP
3 23 (3.08%) HTTPS
4 22 (2.95%) Intranet
5 5 (0.67%) SSH
6 2 (0.27%) DVB
6 2 (0.27%) Skype
7 1 (0.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (11.66%) SQL Server
2 64 (8.58%) MySQL
3 37 (4.96%) NoSQL
4 26 (3.49%) MongoDB
5 22 (2.95%) SQL Server 2014
5 22 (2.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 22 (2.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (2.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (2.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 21 (2.82%) Relational Database
7 16 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (1.74%) Redis
9 12 (1.61%) Big Data
10 7 (0.94%) RDBMS
11 6 (0.80%) MariaDB
12 3 (0.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (0.40%) GIS
13 2 (0.27%) Neo4j
14 1 (0.13%) Amazon RDS
14 1 (0.13%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 253 (33.91%) Git (software)
2 146 (19.57%) gulp
3 143 (19.17%) Grunt
4 89 (11.93%) Jasmine
5 87 (11.66%) Subversion
6 56 (7.51%) Mocha
7 49 (6.57%) Visual Studio
8 46 (6.17%) Team Foundation Server
9 45 (6.03%) JIRA
10 44 (5.90%) Jenkins
10 44 (5.90%) Selenium
11 35 (4.69%) JUnit
12 32 (4.29%) Karma Test Runner
13 31 (4.16%) Cucumber
14 25 (3.35%) QUnit
14 25 (3.35%) webpack
15 23 (3.08%) Plastic SCM
16 21 (2.82%) Sinon.JS
17 20 (2.68%) Bower
18 19 (2.55%) Babel
General
1 102 (13.67%) Law
2 90 (12.06%) Finance
3 35 (4.69%) Games
4 31 (4.16%) Marketing
5 30 (4.02%) Advertising
6 24 (3.22%) Retail
7 21 (2.82%) Banking
8 14 (1.88%) Telecoms
9 10 (1.34%) Legal
9 10 (1.34%) Publishing
10 7 (0.94%) Brand Awareness
10 7 (0.94%) Music Industry
11 6 (0.80%) Back Office
11 6 (0.80%) Electronics
12 5 (0.67%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.40%) Front Office
13 3 (0.40%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.13%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 643 (86.19%) Developer
2 356 (47.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 262 (35.12%) JavaScript Developer
4 148 (19.84%) HTML Developer
5 113 (15.15%) HTML CSS Developer
6 97 (13.00%) Web Developer
7 95 (12.73%) Angular Developer
8 86 (11.53%) Senior Developer
9 61 (8.18%) UI Developer
10 59 (7.91%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 56 (7.51%) Full Stack Developer
12 45 (6.03%) .NET Developer
13 42 (5.63%) Senior JavaScript Developer
14 39 (5.23%) C# Developer
15 37 (4.96%) Lead Developer
16 36 (4.83%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 36 (4.83%) PHP Developer
17 32 (4.29%) C# .NET Developer
18 26 (3.49%) ASP.NET Developer
19 25 (3.35%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 723 (96.92%) CSS
2 722 (96.78%) HTML
3 589 (78.95%) Sass
4 562 (75.34%) HTML5
5 469 (62.87%) CSS3
6 466 (62.47%) AngularJS
7 404 (54.16%) jQuery
8 260 (34.85%) React
9 179 (23.99%) Backbone.js
10 150 (20.11%) .NET
11 141 (18.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 101 (13.54%) Ajax
13 96 (12.87%) ASP.NET
14 94 (12.60%) KnockoutJS
15 92 (12.33%) Web Services
16 80 (10.72%) JSON
17 69 (9.25%) XML
18 67 (8.98%) ASP.NET MVC
19 63 (8.45%) Ember.js
20 58 (7.77%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 215 (28.82%) User Experience
2 48 (6.43%) Mobile App
3 35 (4.69%) Fintech
4 28 (3.75%) Smartphone
5 27 (3.62%) Client/Server
5 27 (3.62%) iPad
6 20 (2.68%) Computer Science
7 19 (2.55%) Visualisation
8 17 (2.28%) Social Media
9 13 (1.74%) iPhone
9 13 (1.74%) Social Network
9 13 (1.74%) W3C
10 11 (1.47%) Digital Media
11 9 (1.21%) Animation
12 8 (1.07%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (1.07%) Online Games
13 7 (0.94%) Blog
13 7 (0.94%) Online Banking
14 6 (0.80%) Algorithms
14 6 (0.80%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 64 (8.58%) Linux
2 32 (4.29%) Apple iOS
3 30 (4.02%) Android
4 10 (1.34%) Ubuntu
5 9 (1.21%) Windows
6 7 (0.94%) CentOS
7 3 (0.40%) Unix
8 2 (0.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 462 (61.93%) Agile Software Development
2 414 (55.50%) Front End Development
3 249 (33.38%) TDD
4 223 (29.89%) OO
5 216 (28.95%) Web Development
6 190 (25.47%) MVC
7 161 (21.58%) Scrum
8 145 (19.44%) Responsive Web Design
9 114 (15.28%) E-Commerce
10 112 (15.01%) Continuous Integration
11 96 (12.87%) Unit Testing
12 80 (10.72%) BDD
13 68 (9.12%) Content Management
14 62 (8.31%) OOP
15 50 (6.70%) Web Design
16 48 (6.43%) DevOps
17 45 (6.03%) Wireframes
18 43 (5.76%) SEO
19 39 (5.23%) Workflow
20 38 (5.09%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 720 (96.51%) JavaScript
2 154 (20.64%) PHP
3 111 (14.88%) C#
4 96 (12.87%) Java
5 64 (8.58%) SQL
6 51 (6.84%) Python
7 35 (4.69%) ES6
8 33 (4.42%) Scala
9 32 (4.29%) TypeScript
10 28 (3.75%) Shell Script
11 26 (3.49%) XPath
12 23 (3.08%) Ruby
13 11 (1.47%) CoffeeScript
14 8 (1.07%) ECMAScript
14 8 (1.07%) Perl
15 7 (0.94%) PHP 5
16 5 (0.67%) Groovy
17 4 (0.54%) Apple Swift
17 4 (0.54%) C
17 4 (0.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (5.50%) Degree
2 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (8.85%) QA
2 10 (1.34%) WCAG
3 2 (0.27%) WAI
4 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 40 (5.36%) Docker
2 12 (1.61%) Active Directory
3 11 (1.47%) Varnish
4 1 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (1.47%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 11 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 10 (1.34%) Ansible
3 8 (1.07%) Packer
4 7 (0.94%) TeamSite
5 6 (0.80%) HAProxy
6 5 (0.67%) Puppet
7 2 (0.27%) Kibana
7 2 (0.27%) logstash
7 2 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.13%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 43 (5.76%) Microsoft
2 35 (4.69%) Zend
3 32 (4.29%) Google
4 16 (2.14%) Oracle
5 11 (1.47%) Sitecore
6 10 (1.34%) EPiServer
7 9 (1.21%) Rackspace
8 8 (1.07%) Adobe
9 7 (0.94%) Brightcove
10 6 (0.80%) Ensighten
10 6 (0.80%) Facebook
10 6 (0.80%) Interwoven
10 6 (0.80%) Yahoo!
11 5 (0.67%) HubSpot
11 5 (0.67%) Twitter
12 4 (0.54%) DevExpress
12 4 (0.54%) FatWire
12 4 (0.54%) Telerik
13 3 (0.40%) DoubleClick
13 3 (0.40%) Omniture
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Salary: From £25,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Stratospherec
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum excellent Benefits & Bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Knowit
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Knowit
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Knowit
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum Great Bens and fantastic onsite faci
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Premier Media
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + stock / bonus / benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Salary: Negotiable
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London
Engage PSG
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits, equity
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West London
Playtech
Salary: Competitive salary, plus an attractive benefits package and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + stock / bonus / benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
New Malden, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: circa60k+Bens
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London
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Salary: Negotiable
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
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New Malden, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k+Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago