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

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 314 310 413
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +103
Permanent jobs citing LESS 349 431 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.92% 0.98% 0.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.28% 2.62% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 321 381 234
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 £80,000 £67,500 £60,000
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
15291 16440 17505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 40.34% 37.33% 38.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13438 14080 14953
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 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £77,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 29 September 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 September 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 +36 55 £57,500 +21.05% 7
Twickenham +12 5 £40,000 -23.80%
Kingston Upon Thames +4 4 £30,000 -42.85%
Croydon - 1 £35,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Greenwich - 1 £54,500 -
LESS
England

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 717 (96.76%) JavaScript
2 716 (96.63%) CSS
3 692 (93.39%) HTML
4 607 (81.92%) Sass
5 512 (69.10%) HTML5
6 476 (64.24%) AngularJS
7 440 (59.38%) CSS3
8 434 (58.57%) Agile Software Development
9 369 (49.80%) Front End Development
10 345 (46.56%) jQuery
11 247 (33.33%) React
12 243 (32.79%) Node.js
13 233 (31.44%) Web Development
14 221 (29.82%) OO
14 221 (29.82%) User Experience
15 219 (29.55%) Git (software)
15 219 (29.55%) TDD
16 197 (26.59%) MVC
17 168 (22.67%) .NET
18 158 (21.32%) Scrum
19 153 (20.65%) Grunt
20 143 (19.30%) C#
21 142 (19.16%) gulp
22 133 (17.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 131 (17.68%) Backbone.js
24 114 (15.38%) SQL Server
24 114 (15.38%) ASP.NET
25 107 (14.44%) Finance
26 105 (14.17%) PHP
27 102 (13.77%) Jasmine

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 72 (9.72%) CMS
2 39 (5.26%) WordPress
3 23 (3.10%) Umbraco
4 21 (2.83%) Apache
5 15 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
6 14 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
7 10 (1.35%) Drupal
7 10 (1.35%) JBoss
7 10 (1.35%) Tomcat
7 10 (1.35%) WildFly
8 7 (0.94%) Confluence
9 6 (0.81%) IIS
9 6 (0.81%) nginx
10 4 (0.54%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.54%) Sitefinity
11 2 (0.27%) ExpressionEngine
12 1 (0.13%) SAS
Applications
1 51 (6.88%) MS Excel
2 41 (5.53%) Photoshop
3 16 (2.16%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.40%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.13%) GIMP
6 1 (0.13%) InDesign
6 1 (0.13%) InVision
Business Applications
1 8 (1.08%) Magento
2 5 (0.67%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.40%) SDL Web 8
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.13%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 50 (6.75%) SaaS
2 30 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (3.78%) GitHub
4 26 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (1.89%) Google Analytics
6 8 (1.08%) Amazon S3
7 7 (0.94%) Heroku
8 6 (0.81%) MailChimp
8 6 (0.81%) Trello
9 2 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.27%) Amazon Kinesis
9 2 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.27%) Google Tag Manager
10 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 51 (6.88%) Internet
2 35 (4.72%) HTTP
3 24 (3.24%) Intranet
4 13 (1.75%) HTTPS
5 4 (0.54%) DSL
5 4 (0.54%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
6 2 (0.27%) DVB
6 2 (0.27%) SSH
7 1 (0.13%) FTP
7 1 (0.13%) Skype
7 1 (0.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 43 (5.80%) NoSQL
3 35 (4.72%) MySQL
4 33 (4.45%) MongoDB
5 29 (3.91%) PostgreSQL
6 26 (3.51%) Relational Database
7 24 (3.24%) SQL Server 2014
7 24 (3.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 24 (3.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 24 (3.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 23 (3.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 19 (2.56%) Redis
10 12 (1.62%) Azure SQL Database
10 12 (1.62%) DocumentDB
11 10 (1.35%) Big Data
12 5 (0.67%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (0.40%) RethinkDB
14 2 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
14 2 (0.27%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 219 (29.55%) Git (software)
2 153 (20.65%) Grunt
3 142 (19.16%) gulp
4 102 (13.77%) Jasmine
5 85 (11.47%) Mocha
6 73 (9.85%) Subversion
7 69 (9.31%) Team Foundation Server
8 55 (7.42%) Visual Studio
9 43 (5.80%) webpack
10 42 (5.67%) Karma Test Runner
11 37 (4.99%) JIRA
12 28 (3.78%) Jenkins
13 19 (2.56%) Babel
13 19 (2.56%) Selenium
14 18 (2.43%) Bower
15 17 (2.29%) QUnit
16 15 (2.02%) Sinon.JS
17 13 (1.75%) ANTLR
18 12 (1.62%) Plastic SCM
19 8 (1.08%) jspm
General
1 107 (14.44%) Finance
2 75 (10.12%) Law
3 45 (6.07%) Games
4 39 (5.26%) Marketing
5 33 (4.45%) Banking
6 22 (2.97%) Retail
7 17 (2.29%) Advertising
8 10 (1.35%) Legal
9 8 (1.08%) Publishing
10 6 (0.81%) Multimedia
11 4 (0.54%) Front Office
11 4 (0.54%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.40%) Automotive
12 3 (0.40%) Music Industry
12 3 (0.40%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.27%) German Language
14 1 (0.13%) Back Office
14 1 (0.13%) Brand Awareness
14 1 (0.13%) Electronics
14 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 662 (89.34%) Developer
2 326 (43.99%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 253 (34.14%) JavaScript Developer
4 125 (16.87%) HTML Developer
5 122 (16.46%) Web Developer
6 116 (15.65%) Angular Developer
7 105 (14.17%) Senior Developer
8 93 (12.55%) HTML CSS Developer
9 81 (10.93%) .NET Developer
10 74 (9.99%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 65 (8.77%) C# Developer
12 60 (8.10%) UI Developer
13 53 (7.15%) C# .NET Developer
14 50 (6.75%) Lead Developer
15 47 (6.34%) Full Stack Developer
16 45 (6.07%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 36 (4.86%) ASP.NET Developer
18 34 (4.59%) Senior JavaScript Developer
19 32 (4.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
20 31 (4.18%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 716 (96.63%) CSS
2 692 (93.39%) HTML
3 607 (81.92%) Sass
4 512 (69.10%) HTML5
5 476 (64.24%) AngularJS
6 440 (59.38%) CSS3
7 345 (46.56%) jQuery
8 247 (33.33%) React
9 243 (32.79%) Node.js
10 168 (22.67%) .NET
11 133 (17.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 131 (17.68%) Backbone.js
13 114 (15.38%) ASP.NET
14 100 (13.50%) KnockoutJS
15 94 (12.69%) Ajax
16 86 (11.61%) ASP.NET MVC
17 84 (11.34%) Web Services
18 78 (10.53%) REST
19 76 (10.26%) JSON
20 69 (9.31%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 221 (29.82%) User Experience
2 63 (8.50%) Mobile App
3 55 (7.42%) Computer Science
4 46 (6.21%) Fintech
5 34 (4.59%) Client/Server
6 24 (3.24%) Visualisation
7 13 (1.75%) iPad
8 11 (1.48%) Data Structures
9 10 (1.35%) Algorithms
9 10 (1.35%) Data Integration
9 10 (1.35%) Social Media
10 9 (1.21%) Online Games
11 8 (1.08%) Smartphone
12 7 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (0.94%) Digital Media
13 6 (0.81%) iPhone
13 6 (0.81%) W3C
14 5 (0.67%) Blockchain
15 4 (0.54%) Enterprise Cloud
15 4 (0.54%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 49 (6.61%) Linux
2 28 (3.78%) Windows
3 20 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 18 (2.43%) Android
5 15 (2.02%) Ubuntu
6 12 (1.62%) CentOS
7 5 (0.67%) Unix
8 4 (0.54%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 434 (58.57%) Agile Software Development
2 369 (49.80%) Front End Development
3 233 (31.44%) Web Development
4 221 (29.82%) OO
5 219 (29.55%) TDD
6 197 (26.59%) MVC
7 158 (21.32%) Scrum
8 97 (13.09%) E-Commerce
9 96 (12.96%) Responsive Web Design
10 95 (12.82%) Unit Testing
11 77 (10.39%) BDD
11 77 (10.39%) Continuous Integration
12 62 (8.37%) OOP
13 57 (7.69%) Software Engineering
14 55 (7.42%) DevOps
15 53 (7.15%) Mobile First
15 53 (7.15%) OOD
15 53 (7.15%) SDLC
16 52 (7.02%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
17 51 (6.88%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 717 (96.76%) JavaScript
2 143 (19.30%) C#
3 105 (14.17%) PHP
4 95 (12.82%) SQL
5 75 (10.12%) Java
6 69 (9.31%) ES6
7 60 (8.10%) TypeScript
8 43 (5.80%) Python
9 35 (4.72%) Ruby
10 25 (3.37%) Scala
11 24 (3.24%) XPath
12 13 (1.75%) ECMAScript
13 11 (1.48%) Groovy
14 7 (0.94%) T-SQL
15 6 (0.81%) VB.NET
16 5 (0.67%) ActionScript
16 5 (0.67%) Shell Script
17 4 (0.54%) C
17 4 (0.54%) Go
17 4 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 61 (8.23%) Degree
2 1 (0.13%) MBA
2 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (6.34%) QA
2 2 (0.27%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.27%) WAI
3 1 (0.13%) WCAG
System Software
1 23 (3.10%) Docker
2 6 (0.81%) Varnish
3 4 (0.54%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (0.67%) Ansible
2 4 (0.54%) Packer
3 3 (0.40%) Puppet
4 2 (0.27%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.13%) cPanel
5 1 (0.13%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.13%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 93 (12.55%) Microsoft
2 45 (6.07%) Google
3 23 (3.10%) Zend
4 20 (2.70%) Sitecore
5 15 (2.02%) Oracle
6 14 (1.89%) EPiServer
7 12 (1.62%) Adobe
8 7 (0.94%) MEDITECH
8 7 (0.94%) Sun
8 7 (0.94%) Twitter
9 5 (0.67%) Ensighten
9 5 (0.67%) Twilio
10 4 (0.54%) Facebook
11 3 (0.40%) hybris
11 3 (0.40%) Xamarin
12 2 (0.27%) Brightcove
12 2 (0.27%) DoubleClick
12 2 (0.27%) ION Trading
12 2 (0.27%) Rackspace
12 2 (0.27%) Red Hat
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First Point
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + equity, flexi-hours / remote
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, health, shares
Posted: Yesterday
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £64,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Relyable People
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and flexible benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits (e.g. pension, generous h
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Tech conference allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Software Personnel International Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + equity
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Intelletec
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Full corporate benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Stratospherec
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + amazing benefits and bonuses
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago