The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 372 400 422
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +22
Permanent jobs citing LESS 63 79 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.38% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.86% 1.03% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 62 72 56
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £55,000 £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7339 7683 8972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 39.86% 36.52% 38.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6573 6632 7883
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East 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 the South East

LESS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

LESS Salary Trend in the South East

LESS
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LESS across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

LESS Salary Histogram in the South East

LESS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Hampshire +9 15 £27,500 -21.42%
Oxfordshire 0 14 £38,000 +26.66% 1
Berkshire +7 9 £35,000 -26.31% 2
Surrey +6 8 £40,000 -15.78% 3
East Sussex +2 8 £51,250 +36.66% 2
Buckinghamshire +30 5 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Middlesex - 3 £45,000 -
West Sussex -17 1 £42,500 -
LESS
England

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 South East region with a requirement for LESS.

1 149 (99.33%) CSS
2 148 (98.67%) JavaScript
3 136 (90.67%) HTML
4 106 (70.67%) Sass
5 91 (60.67%) HTML5
6 89 (59.33%) jQuery
7 78 (52.00%) CSS3
7 78 (52.00%) Web Development
8 77 (51.33%) Front End Development
9 74 (49.33%) AngularJS
10 61 (40.67%) MVC
10 61 (40.67%) Git (software)
11 53 (35.33%) PHP
12 50 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 42 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
14 38 (25.33%) Subversion
14 38 (25.33%) .NET
15 35 (23.33%) User Experience
16 31 (20.67%) Grunt
17 30 (20.00%) MySQL
18 29 (19.33%) Node.js
19 28 (18.67%) Backbone.js
19 28 (18.67%) OOP
20 27 (18.00%) OO
20 27 (18.00%) Responsive Web Design
20 27 (18.00%) React
21 26 (17.33%) MongoDB
22 25 (16.67%) Linux
23 24 (16.00%) CMS
24 22 (14.67%) Marketing

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 24 (16.00%) CMS
2 20 (13.33%) WordPress
3 7 (4.67%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.67%) Drupal
4 4 (2.67%) Joomla!
5 3 (2.00%) Apache
6 2 (1.33%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.67%) Confluence
7 1 (0.67%) nginx
7 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (12.67%) Photoshop
2 9 (6.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 7 (4.67%) MS Excel
4 5 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 13 (8.67%) Magento
2 2 (1.33%) Odoo
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.67%) GitHub
2 4 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.33%) SaaS
4 1 (0.67%) Firebase
4 1 (0.67%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.67%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (0.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.33%) HTTP
2 10 (6.67%) SSH
3 5 (3.33%) FTP
3 5 (3.33%) Internet
3 5 (3.33%) SMTP
4 1 (0.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (20.00%) MySQL
2 26 (17.33%) MongoDB
3 12 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 11 (7.33%) RDBMS
5 9 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.67%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.33%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.67%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.67%) Redis
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 61 (40.67%) Git (software)
2 38 (25.33%) Subversion
3 31 (20.67%) Grunt
4 22 (14.67%) gulp
5 11 (7.33%) Visual Studio
6 9 (6.00%) JIRA
7 7 (4.67%) Bower
8 5 (3.33%) Bitbucket
8 5 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (2.00%) Jenkins
9 3 (2.00%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.67%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.67%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 22 (14.67%) Marketing
2 9 (6.00%) Finance
3 3 (2.00%) Retail
4 2 (1.33%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 146 (97.33%) Developer
2 81 (54.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 66 (44.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 35 (23.33%) HTML Developer
5 28 (18.67%) Web Developer
6 26 (17.33%) HTML CSS Developer
7 24 (16.00%) PHP Developer
8 21 (14.00%) UI Developer
9 15 (10.00%) Linux Developer
10 14 (9.33%) Java Developer
11 13 (8.67%) Angular Developer
12 12 (8.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 11 (7.33%) J2EE Developer
13 11 (7.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 11 (7.33%) Oracle Developer
13 11 (7.33%) PL/SQL Developer
13 11 (7.33%) SQL Developer
14 9 (6.00%) Junior
14 9 (6.00%) Junior Developer
15 8 (5.33%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (99.33%) CSS
2 136 (90.67%) HTML
3 106 (70.67%) Sass
4 91 (60.67%) HTML5
5 89 (59.33%) jQuery
6 78 (52.00%) CSS3
7 74 (49.33%) AngularJS
8 50 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 38 (25.33%) .NET
10 29 (19.33%) Node.js
11 28 (18.67%) Backbone.js
12 27 (18.00%) React
13 22 (14.67%) ASP.NET
14 21 (14.00%) D3.js
15 18 (12.00%) XML
16 16 (10.67%) Express
16 16 (10.67%) XHTML
17 15 (10.00%) Ember.js
18 13 (8.67%) KnockoutJS
19 12 (8.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 35 (23.33%) User Experience
2 11 (7.33%) Computer Science
2 11 (7.33%) Data Integration
3 6 (4.00%) Social Media
4 4 (2.67%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.00%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.33%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.33%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.67%) Fintech
7 1 (0.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 25 (16.67%) Linux
2 15 (10.00%) Windows
3 7 (4.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (52.00%) Web Development
2 77 (51.33%) Front End Development
3 61 (40.67%) MVC
4 42 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (18.67%) OOP
6 27 (18.00%) OO
6 27 (18.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 13 (8.67%) SDLC
8 11 (7.33%) Software Engineering
8 11 (7.33%) V-Model
8 11 (7.33%) Waterfall
9 10 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
10 9 (6.00%) Web Design
11 8 (5.33%) E-Commerce
11 8 (5.33%) Scrum
12 7 (4.67%) Agile Project Management
12 7 (4.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
12 7 (4.67%) Mobile Development
12 7 (4.67%) Project Management
13 6 (4.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 148 (98.67%) JavaScript
2 53 (35.33%) PHP
3 20 (13.33%) Java
4 18 (12.00%) C#
5 15 (10.00%) SQL
6 11 (7.33%) PL/SQL
7 5 (3.33%) Python
8 4 (2.67%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.33%) C++
9 2 (1.33%) PHP 5
10 1 (0.67%) Perl
10 1 (0.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (12.67%) Degree
2 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.33%) QA
2 4 (2.67%) WAI
2 4 (2.67%) WCAG
3 1 (0.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 14 (9.33%) Oracle
2 9 (6.00%) Adobe
3 8 (5.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (4.67%) Xamarin
5 4 (2.67%) Google
5 4 (2.67%) Zend
6 3 (2.00%) EPiServer
6 3 (2.00%) Twitter
7 2 (1.33%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.67%) Rally
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