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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 301 321 389
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +68
Permanent jobs citing LESS 343 419 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.97% 0.97% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.46% 2.56% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 291 360 253
Median salary £55,000 £53,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +17.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,350 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+21.32% +4.61%
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
13923 16361 16420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 39.53% 37.76% 36.57%
Number of salaries quoted 12139 14049 14152
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 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 51 £47,500 -20.83% 23
Canary Wharf - 3 - -
Greenwich -4 2 £54,500 -
Twickenham - 2 £29,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £32,500 - 3
LESS
England

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 655 (95.20%) CSS
2 654 (95.06%) JavaScript
3 614 (89.24%) HTML
4 591 (85.90%) Sass
5 472 (68.60%) HTML5
6 431 (62.65%) AngularJS
7 413 (60.03%) CSS3
8 360 (52.33%) Agile Software Development
9 329 (47.82%) Front End Development
10 273 (39.68%) jQuery
11 224 (32.56%) Node.js
12 221 (32.12%) React
13 215 (31.25%) Git (software)
14 190 (27.62%) User Experience
15 187 (27.18%) Grunt
15 187 (27.18%) Web Development
16 185 (26.89%) OO
17 180 (26.16%) gulp
18 173 (25.15%) TDD
19 164 (23.84%) MVC
20 150 (21.80%) Scrum
21 149 (21.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 129 (18.75%) .NET
23 126 (18.31%) Jasmine
24 125 (18.17%) C#
25 121 (17.59%) Unit Testing
26 116 (16.86%) ES6
27 104 (15.12%) Backbone.js
28 103 (14.97%) PHP
29 97 (14.10%) 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 55 (7.99%) CMS
2 37 (5.38%) WordPress
3 29 (4.22%) Elasticsearch
4 20 (2.91%) Umbraco
5 16 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
6 12 (1.74%) Apache
7 11 (1.60%) IIS
8 10 (1.45%) Drupal
9 9 (1.31%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.87%) nginx
11 5 (0.73%) JBoss
11 5 (0.73%) Sitefinity
11 5 (0.73%) WildFly
12 4 (0.58%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.44%) Joomla!
14 1 (0.15%) NServiceBus
14 1 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 1 (0.15%) SAS
14 1 (0.15%) SharePoint
14 1 (0.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 62 (9.01%) Photoshop
2 39 (5.67%) MS Excel
3 30 (4.36%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (1.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (0.87%) GIMP
6 4 (0.58%) Fireworks
6 4 (0.58%) HipChat
7 1 (0.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (2.03%) Magento
2 3 (0.44%) SDL Web 8
3 1 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 59 (8.58%) SaaS
2 45 (6.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (5.23%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (2.62%) GitHub
5 13 (1.89%) Google Analytics
6 8 (1.16%) Heroku
7 7 (1.02%) Trello
8 5 (0.73%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.73%) PaaS
9 4 (0.58%) MailChimp
10 2 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.15%) Google Tag Manager
11 1 (0.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (5.67%) HTTP
2 33 (4.80%) Internet
3 8 (1.16%) Intranet
4 5 (0.73%) HTTPS
5 4 (0.58%) DSL
5 4 (0.58%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
6 3 (0.44%) SSH
7 2 (0.29%) DNS
7 2 (0.29%) LDAP
7 2 (0.29%) SSL
8 1 (0.15%) DVB
8 1 (0.15%) FTP
8 1 (0.15%) LAN
8 1 (0.15%) RFID
8 1 (0.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (12.21%) SQL Server
2 45 (6.54%) MySQL
3 37 (5.38%) Relational Database
4 35 (5.09%) MongoDB
5 30 (4.36%) NoSQL
6 29 (4.22%) PostgreSQL
6 29 (4.22%) Redis
7 18 (2.62%) Azure SQL Database
7 18 (2.62%) DocumentDB
8 8 (1.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 8 (1.16%) SQL Server 2014
8 8 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (0.87%) Big Data
10 4 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.44%) OLTP
11 3 (0.44%) RethinkDB
12 2 (0.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 215 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 187 (27.18%) Grunt
3 180 (26.16%) gulp
4 126 (18.31%) Jasmine
5 68 (9.88%) Mocha
6 63 (9.16%) Karma Test Runner
7 60 (8.72%) webpack
8 52 (7.56%) Subversion
9 41 (5.96%) Bower
9 41 (5.96%) Team Foundation Server
10 39 (5.67%) JIRA
11 32 (4.65%) Visual Studio
12 24 (3.49%) Jenkins
13 22 (3.20%) Selenium
14 20 (2.91%) jspm
15 18 (2.62%) Babel
16 11 (1.60%) GitLab
16 11 (1.60%) QUnit
16 11 (1.60%) TeamCity
17 10 (1.45%) Bitbucket
General
1 86 (12.50%) Finance
2 49 (7.12%) Marketing
3 42 (6.10%) Games
4 40 (5.81%) Retail
5 38 (5.52%) Banking
6 31 (4.51%) Law
7 16 (2.33%) Legal
8 14 (2.03%) Advertising
9 7 (1.02%) Investment Banking
10 6 (0.87%) Front Office
10 6 (0.87%) Telecoms
11 5 (0.73%) Publishing
12 3 (0.44%) Automotive
12 3 (0.44%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.29%) Back Office
13 2 (0.29%) German Language
13 2 (0.29%) Mandarin Language
14 1 (0.15%) Brand Awareness
14 1 (0.15%) Electronics
14 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 625 (90.84%) Developer
2 290 (42.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 227 (32.99%) JavaScript Developer
4 121 (17.59%) Senior Developer
5 118 (17.15%) HTML Developer
6 112 (16.28%) Angular Developer
7 96 (13.95%) Web Developer
8 90 (13.08%) HTML CSS Developer
9 69 (10.03%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 59 (8.58%) .NET Developer
11 58 (8.43%) UI Developer
12 52 (7.56%) Lead Developer
13 43 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
14 42 (6.10%) C# Developer
15 34 (4.94%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 31 (4.51%) Node.js Developer
17 30 (4.36%) C# .NET Developer
17 30 (4.36%) Senior JavaScript Developer
18 28 (4.07%) Agile Developer
19 23 (3.34%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 655 (95.20%) CSS
2 614 (89.24%) HTML
3 591 (85.90%) Sass
4 472 (68.60%) HTML5
5 431 (62.65%) AngularJS
6 413 (60.03%) CSS3
7 273 (39.68%) jQuery
8 224 (32.56%) Node.js
9 221 (32.12%) React
10 149 (21.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 129 (18.75%) .NET
12 104 (15.12%) Backbone.js
13 97 (14.10%) ASP.NET
14 84 (12.21%) REST
15 83 (12.06%) KnockoutJS
16 74 (10.76%) ASP.NET MVC
17 71 (10.32%) JSON
18 67 (9.74%) Ajax
19 62 (9.01%) DOM
19 62 (9.01%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 190 (27.62%) User Experience
2 62 (9.01%) Computer Science
3 54 (7.85%) Mobile App
4 32 (4.65%) Visualisation
5 29 (4.22%) Client/Server
5 29 (4.22%) Fintech
6 14 (2.03%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (1.60%) W3C
8 8 (1.16%) Graphic Design
9 7 (1.02%) Blockchain
9 7 (1.02%) NHS
10 6 (0.87%) Data Structures
10 6 (0.87%) Mathematics
10 6 (0.87%) Online Games
11 5 (0.73%) Algorithms
11 5 (0.73%) Data Integration
11 5 (0.73%) Digital Media
12 4 (0.58%) Cryptography
12 4 (0.58%) iPad
13 3 (0.44%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 27 (3.92%) Windows
2 24 (3.49%) Linux
3 17 (2.47%) Apple iOS
4 16 (2.33%) Android
5 6 (0.87%) CentOS
5 6 (0.87%) Ubuntu
6 5 (0.73%) Unix
7 4 (0.58%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.15%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 360 (52.33%) Agile Software Development
2 329 (47.82%) Front End Development
3 187 (27.18%) Web Development
4 185 (26.89%) OO
5 173 (25.15%) TDD
6 164 (23.84%) MVC
7 150 (21.80%) Scrum
8 121 (17.59%) Unit Testing
9 97 (14.10%) E-Commerce
10 74 (10.76%) Responsive Web Design
11 65 (9.45%) Software Engineering
12 61 (8.87%) BDD
13 59 (8.58%) DevOps
13 59 (8.58%) OOP
13 59 (8.58%) SOLID
14 55 (7.99%) SEO
15 50 (7.27%) Wireframes
16 49 (7.12%) Functional Programming
17 46 (6.69%) SOA
18 44 (6.40%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 654 (95.06%) JavaScript
2 125 (18.17%) C#
3 116 (16.86%) ES6
4 103 (14.97%) PHP
5 88 (12.79%) TypeScript
6 75 (10.90%) Java
7 73 (10.61%) SQL
8 51 (7.41%) Python
9 26 (3.78%) Go
10 25 (3.63%) Ruby
11 18 (2.62%) Scala
12 10 (1.45%) ECMAScript
13 9 (1.31%) CoffeeScript
13 9 (1.31%) VB.NET
14 8 (1.16%) XPath
15 7 (1.02%) Groovy
16 4 (0.58%) ActionScript
16 4 (0.58%) C
16 4 (0.58%) T-SQL
16 4 (0.58%) VB
Qualifications
1 71 (10.32%) Degree
2 3 (0.44%) ICAEW
3 1 (0.15%) MBA
3 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.34%) QA
2 5 (0.73%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.29%) WAI
3 2 (0.29%) WCAG
System Software
1 38 (5.52%) Docker
2 10 (1.45%) Varnish
3 4 (0.58%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 6 (0.87%) Ansible
2 3 (0.44%) Packer
3 2 (0.29%) HAProxy
3 2 (0.29%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.15%) cPanel
4 1 (0.15%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 81 (11.77%) Microsoft
2 42 (6.10%) Google
3 18 (2.62%) Adobe
3 18 (2.62%) Sitecore
4 17 (2.47%) Twitter
5 16 (2.33%) Zend
6 11 (1.60%) EPiServer
7 10 (1.45%) Oracle
8 8 (1.16%) MEDITECH
9 7 (1.02%) Xamarin
10 6 (0.87%) Facebook
10 6 (0.87%) Sun
11 5 (0.73%) Twilio
12 4 (0.58%) Akamai
12 4 (0.58%) Cognizant
12 4 (0.58%) hybris
13 3 (0.44%) Remedy
14 2 (0.29%) Brightcove
14 2 (0.29%) DoubleClick
14 2 (0.29%) Perforce
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and great benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Intelletec
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + 25 days holidays & pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Audentia Recruitment LTD
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Audentia Recruitment LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Software Personnel International Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum Training Budget, Pension, Childcare,
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits (e.g. pension, generous h
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + UNLIMITED HOLIDAY, Trips Abroad, P
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Free Gym, 25 days holiday, Pension,
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago