The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 51 85 76
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -9
Permanent jobs citing LESS 18 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.74% 1.44% 0.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.61% 2.75% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 7
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £34,000 £32,750
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.81%
LESS
Oxfordshire

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 Oxford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
321 472 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 48.78% 52.15% 45.70%
Number of salaries quoted 281 397 301
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford 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 Oxford

LESS
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LESS across the Oxford region.

LESS Salary Trend in Oxford

LESS
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LESS across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

LESS Salary Histogram in Oxford

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 7 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 Oxford region with a requirement for LESS.

1 32 (100.00%) HTML
1 32 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 32 (100.00%) CSS
2 29 (90.63%) HTML5
3 25 (78.13%) MVC
4 22 (68.75%) Sass
5 19 (59.38%) AngularJS
6 18 (56.25%) Ember.js
6 18 (56.25%) CSS3
6 18 (56.25%) Front End Development
7 16 (50.00%) React
7 16 (50.00%) Backbone.js
7 16 (50.00%) Git (software)
8 15 (46.88%) Subversion
8 15 (46.88%) User Experience
9 14 (43.75%) Software Engineering
9 14 (43.75%) Data Protection
10 13 (40.63%) jQuery
11 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
11 9 (28.13%) C#
11 9 (28.13%) Entity Framework
11 9 (28.13%) Razor View Engine
12 8 (25.00%) REST
12 8 (25.00%) JSON
12 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
12 8 (25.00%) .NET
12 8 (25.00%) Web Services
12 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (21.88%) Mobile App
14 5 (15.63%) Web Development

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 2 (6.25%) WordPress
2 1 (3.13%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
1 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (46.88%) Subversion
3 2 (6.25%) gulp
4 1 (3.13%) Grunt
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 14 (43.75%) JavaScript Developer
4 13 (40.63%) HTML Developer
5 11 (34.38%) HTML CSS Developer
6 7 (21.88%) C# Developer
7 5 (15.63%) Senior C# Developer
7 5 (15.63%) Senior Developer
7 5 (15.63%) Web Developer
8 4 (12.50%) .NET Developer
8 4 (12.50%) PHP Developer
9 2 (6.25%) Angular Developer
9 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 2 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (6.25%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (6.25%) Node.js Developer
9 2 (6.25%) PHP Web Developer
9 2 (6.25%) UI Developer
9 2 (6.25%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) CSS
1 32 (100.00%) HTML
2 29 (90.63%) HTML5
3 22 (68.75%) Sass
4 19 (59.38%) AngularJS
5 18 (56.25%) CSS3
5 18 (56.25%) Ember.js
6 16 (50.00%) Backbone.js
6 16 (50.00%) React
7 13 (40.63%) jQuery
8 9 (28.13%) Entity Framework
8 9 (28.13%) Razor View Engine
9 8 (25.00%) .NET
9 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (25.00%) JSON
9 8 (25.00%) REST
9 8 (25.00%) Web Services
10 4 (12.50%) .NET Framework
10 4 (12.50%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (46.88%) User Experience
2 7 (21.88%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.25%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (78.13%) MVC
2 18 (56.25%) Front End Development
3 14 (43.75%) Data Protection
3 14 (43.75%) Software Engineering
4 5 (15.63%) Web Development
5 2 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (6.25%) Web Design
6 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.13%) Content Management
6 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.13%) Functional Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Progressive Enhancement
6 1 (3.13%) SEO
6 1 (3.13%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (28.13%) C#
3 5 (15.63%) PHP
4 2 (6.25%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) Adobe
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