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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 322 328 427
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +99
Permanent jobs citing LESS 332 387 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.86% 0.88% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.13% 2.38% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 304 341 223
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
15612 16276 18195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 40.44% 37.03% 38.49%
Number of salaries quoted 13788 13937 15563
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,300 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +43 47 £56,250 +18.42% 13
Kingston Upon Thames +4 6 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Twickenham +9 3 £40,000 -23.80% 2
Croydon - 1 £35,000 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
LESS
England

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 742 (97.25%) CSS
2 741 (97.12%) JavaScript
3 725 (95.02%) HTML
4 600 (78.64%) Sass
5 531 (69.59%) HTML5
6 478 (62.65%) AngularJS
7 462 (60.55%) Agile Software Development
8 452 (59.24%) CSS3
9 393 (51.51%) Front End Development
10 379 (49.67%) jQuery
11 256 (33.55%) React
12 243 (31.85%) Node.js
13 242 (31.72%) Web Development
14 240 (31.45%) Git (software)
15 229 (30.01%) TDD
16 221 (28.96%) User Experience
17 212 (27.79%) OO
18 201 (26.34%) MVC
19 169 (22.15%) .NET
20 151 (19.79%) Scrum
21 145 (19.00%) Backbone.js
22 144 (18.87%) Grunt
23 140 (18.35%) C#
24 138 (18.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 135 (17.69%) PHP
26 129 (16.91%) Responsive Web Design
26 129 (16.91%) gulp
27 119 (15.60%) Finance
28 118 (15.47%) ASP.NET
29 116 (15.20%) SQL Server

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 75 (9.83%) CMS
2 39 (5.11%) WordPress
3 24 (3.15%) Elasticsearch
4 22 (2.88%) Umbraco
5 18 (2.36%) Apache
6 15 (1.97%) Sitecore CMS
7 14 (1.83%) Confluence
8 13 (1.70%) nginx
9 12 (1.57%) Drupal
9 12 (1.57%) Tomcat
10 11 (1.44%) JBoss
10 11 (1.44%) WildFly
11 6 (0.79%) IIS
12 4 (0.52%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.39%) Sitefinity
14 2 (0.26%) ExpressionEngine
15 1 (0.13%) SAS
Applications
1 53 (6.95%) MS Excel
2 35 (4.59%) Photoshop
3 9 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.26%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.26%) GIMP
6 1 (0.13%) InDesign
6 1 (0.13%) InVision
Business Applications
1 10 (1.31%) Magento
2 6 (0.79%) 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 53 (6.95%) GitHub
2 40 (5.24%) SaaS
3 36 (4.72%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (1.70%) Google Analytics
6 9 (1.18%) Amazon S3
7 7 (0.92%) Heroku
8 6 (0.79%) MailChimp
9 5 (0.66%) Trello
10 3 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.26%) Amazon Kinesis
11 2 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.26%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.26%) Google Tag Manager
12 1 (0.13%) AdWords
12 1 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.13%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 48 (6.29%) Internet
2 33 (4.33%) HTTP
3 28 (3.67%) Intranet
4 18 (2.36%) HTTPS
5 4 (0.52%) DSL
5 4 (0.52%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
6 3 (0.39%) SSH
7 2 (0.26%) DVB
7 2 (0.26%) Skype
8 1 (0.13%) FTP
8 1 (0.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (15.20%) SQL Server
2 43 (5.64%) MySQL
2 43 (5.64%) NoSQL
3 30 (3.93%) MongoDB
3 30 (3.93%) PostgreSQL
4 28 (3.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 28 (3.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 28 (3.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (3.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 24 (3.15%) Relational Database
7 21 (2.75%) Redis
8 10 (1.31%) Big Data
9 9 (1.18%) Azure SQL Database
9 9 (1.18%) DocumentDB
10 7 (0.92%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (0.26%) GIS
12 2 (0.26%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.26%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 240 (31.45%) Git (software)
2 144 (18.87%) Grunt
3 129 (16.91%) gulp
4 93 (12.19%) Jasmine
5 83 (10.88%) Subversion
6 74 (9.70%) Mocha
7 69 (9.04%) Team Foundation Server
8 57 (7.47%) Visual Studio
9 47 (6.16%) JIRA
10 35 (4.59%) Selenium
11 33 (4.33%) Jenkins
12 32 (4.19%) webpack
13 28 (3.67%) Karma Test Runner
13 28 (3.67%) QUnit
14 22 (2.88%) JUnit
15 18 (2.36%) Sinon.JS
16 17 (2.23%) Bower
17 16 (2.10%) Plastic SCM
18 15 (1.97%) Babel
19 13 (1.70%) Cucumber
General
1 119 (15.60%) Finance
2 86 (11.27%) Law
3 43 (5.64%) Games
4 37 (4.85%) Marketing
5 31 (4.06%) Banking
6 16 (2.10%) Advertising
7 15 (1.97%) Retail
8 12 (1.57%) Publishing
9 8 (1.05%) Legal
10 7 (0.92%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.52%) Multimedia
11 4 (0.52%) Music Industry
12 3 (0.39%) Electronics
12 3 (0.39%) Front Office
12 3 (0.39%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.26%) Automotive
13 2 (0.26%) German Language
13 2 (0.26%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.13%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 676 (88.60%) Developer
2 349 (45.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 260 (34.08%) JavaScript Developer
4 132 (17.30%) HTML Developer
5 119 (15.60%) Web Developer
6 107 (14.02%) Angular Developer
7 99 (12.98%) HTML CSS Developer
8 97 (12.71%) Senior Developer
9 76 (9.96%) .NET Developer
10 67 (8.78%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 63 (8.26%) C# Developer
12 53 (6.95%) UI Developer
13 51 (6.68%) C# .NET Developer
13 51 (6.68%) Full Stack Developer
14 47 (6.16%) Lead Developer
15 45 (5.90%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 37 (4.85%) ASP.NET Developer
17 35 (4.59%) Node.js Developer
18 34 (4.46%) Senior JavaScript Developer
19 31 (4.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 742 (97.25%) CSS
2 725 (95.02%) HTML
3 600 (78.64%) Sass
4 531 (69.59%) HTML5
5 478 (62.65%) AngularJS
6 452 (59.24%) CSS3
7 379 (49.67%) jQuery
8 256 (33.55%) React
9 243 (31.85%) Node.js
10 169 (22.15%) .NET
11 145 (19.00%) Backbone.js
12 138 (18.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 118 (15.47%) ASP.NET
14 100 (13.11%) KnockoutJS
15 98 (12.84%) Ajax
16 96 (12.58%) Web Services
17 91 (11.93%) ASP.NET MVC
18 75 (9.83%) JSON
19 72 (9.44%) ASP.NET Web API
20 69 (9.04%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 221 (28.96%) User Experience
2 57 (7.47%) Mobile App
3 50 (6.55%) Computer Science
4 48 (6.29%) Fintech
5 37 (4.85%) Client/Server
6 21 (2.75%) iPad
7 20 (2.62%) Visualisation
8 19 (2.49%) Smartphone
9 15 (1.97%) Social Media
10 13 (1.70%) iPhone
11 12 (1.57%) Data Structures
11 12 (1.57%) Online Games
12 11 (1.44%) Algorithms
12 11 (1.44%) Data Integration
12 11 (1.44%) Social Network
13 9 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (1.05%) Digital Media
15 7 (0.92%) Animation
16 5 (0.66%) Blockchain
16 5 (0.66%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 60 (7.86%) Linux
2 23 (3.01%) Windows
3 22 (2.88%) Apple iOS
4 19 (2.49%) Android
5 16 (2.10%) Ubuntu
6 13 (1.70%) CentOS
7 5 (0.66%) Unix
8 2 (0.26%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 462 (60.55%) Agile Software Development
2 393 (51.51%) Front End Development
3 242 (31.72%) Web Development
4 229 (30.01%) TDD
5 212 (27.79%) OO
6 201 (26.34%) MVC
7 151 (19.79%) Scrum
8 129 (16.91%) Responsive Web Design
9 90 (11.80%) E-Commerce
10 83 (10.88%) Continuous Integration
11 82 (10.75%) BDD
12 81 (10.62%) Unit Testing
13 70 (9.17%) OOP
14 54 (7.08%) OOD
15 53 (6.95%) Content Management
16 51 (6.68%) SDLC
17 49 (6.42%) DevOps
17 49 (6.42%) Mobile First
17 49 (6.42%) Software Engineering
18 47 (6.16%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 741 (97.12%) JavaScript
2 140 (18.35%) C#
3 135 (17.69%) PHP
4 96 (12.58%) SQL
5 88 (11.53%) Java
6 56 (7.34%) Python
7 49 (6.42%) ES6
8 46 (6.03%) TypeScript
9 36 (4.72%) Ruby
10 29 (3.80%) XPath
11 26 (3.41%) Scala
12 17 (2.23%) Shell Script
13 12 (1.57%) ECMAScript
14 10 (1.31%) Groovy
15 7 (0.92%) Perl
15 7 (0.92%) T-SQL
16 5 (0.66%) ActionScript
17 3 (0.39%) C
17 3 (0.39%) Clojure
17 3 (0.39%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 58 (7.60%) Degree
2 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (7.73%) QA
2 2 (0.26%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.26%) WAI
3 1 (0.13%) WCAG
System Software
1 31 (4.06%) Docker
2 12 (1.57%) Varnish
3 8 (1.05%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (1.31%) Ansible
2 9 (1.18%) Packer
3 7 (0.92%) HAProxy
4 4 (0.52%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 4 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (0.39%) Puppet
6 1 (0.13%) cPanel
6 1 (0.13%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.13%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 84 (11.01%) Microsoft
2 52 (6.82%) Google
3 33 (4.33%) Zend
4 20 (2.62%) Sitecore
5 15 (1.97%) EPiServer
5 15 (1.97%) Oracle
6 10 (1.31%) Adobe
7 8 (1.05%) Rackspace
8 7 (0.92%) Sun
8 7 (0.92%) Twitter
9 6 (0.79%) Ensighten
10 5 (0.66%) MEDITECH
10 5 (0.66%) Twilio
11 4 (0.52%) Facebook
12 3 (0.39%) Brightcove
12 3 (0.39%) hybris
13 2 (0.26%) DoubleClick
13 2 (0.26%) ION Trading
13 2 (0.26%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.26%) Yahoo!
London
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits & Equity & More
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000 - £60000.00 per annum + Free lunches, Unlimited Training!
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + equity
Posted: 22 hours ago
South West London
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Flexible Working + Benefits Packag
Posted: 19 hours ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Source Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum £25,000 - £30,000 + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Good & Co
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Playtech
Posted: Yesterday
New Malden, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k+Bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £64,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-40K + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £Competitive £Competitive + extremely generous benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Intelletec
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits (e.g. pension, generous h
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Great Bens and fantastic onsite faci
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + amazing benefits and bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago