The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 68 99 95
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -4
Permanent jobs citing LESS 12 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.43% 0.083% 0.084%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.37% 0.25% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 1
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -21.42%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
356 406 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 42.43% 33.58% 35.37%
Number of salaries quoted 315 330 369
Median salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

LESS
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

LESS Salary Trend in South Wales

LESS
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LESS across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

LESS Salary Histogram in South Wales

LESS
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Cardiff +21 10 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Caerphilly - 1 £30,000 -
Newport - 1 £52,500 -
LESS
Wales

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Wales region with a requirement for LESS.

1 23 (100.00%) HTML
1 23 (100.00%) CSS
2 22 (95.65%) JavaScript
3 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (60.87%) Front End Development
5 13 (56.52%) jQuery
6 12 (52.17%) MVC
6 12 (52.17%) Sass
7 10 (43.48%) AngularJS
7 10 (43.48%) Scrum
8 9 (39.13%) .NET
9 8 (34.78%) C#
9 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
9 8 (34.78%) HTML5
9 8 (34.78%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (30.43%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (30.43%) SQL
10 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
11 6 (26.09%) Finance
11 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
11 6 (26.09%) CSS3
11 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
12 5 (21.74%) Web Usability
12 5 (21.74%) Razor View Engine
12 5 (21.74%) Backbone.js
12 5 (21.74%) Ember.js
12 5 (21.74%) Grunt
12 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (21.74%) User Experience
12 5 (21.74%) Umbraco

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 5 (21.74%) Umbraco
2 4 (17.39%) CMS
2 4 (17.39%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (8.70%) IIS
4 1 (4.35%) Content Management Server
4 1 (4.35%) EPiServer
4 1 (4.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
2 5 (21.74%) Grunt
3 4 (17.39%) Bower
3 4 (17.39%) Mercurial
3 4 (17.39%) Subversion
4 3 (13.04%) gulp
5 2 (8.70%) NMock
5 2 (8.70%) NUnit
6 1 (4.35%) Jasmine
6 1 (4.35%) Mocha
6 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Games
3 3 (13.04%) Advertising
4 2 (8.70%) Marketing
5 1 (4.35%) Electronics
5 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (30.43%) Senior Developer
4 6 (26.09%) .NET Developer
5 5 (21.74%) Software Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (8.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
7 2 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 1 (4.35%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (4.35%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (4.35%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Digital Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Graduate JavaScript Developer
8 1 (4.35%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) CSS
1 23 (100.00%) HTML
2 13 (56.52%) jQuery
3 12 (52.17%) Sass
4 10 (43.48%) AngularJS
5 9 (39.13%) .NET
6 8 (34.78%) HTML5
7 7 (30.43%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (26.09%) CSS3
9 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (21.74%) Backbone.js
9 5 (21.74%) Ember.js
9 5 (21.74%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (13.04%) Node.js
10 3 (13.04%) Pug
10 3 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
11 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (8.70%) WCF
12 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) Client/Server
2 2 (8.70%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Fintech
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (60.87%) Front End Development
3 12 (52.17%) MVC
4 10 (43.48%) Scrum
5 8 (34.78%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (21.74%) Web Usability
7 4 (17.39%) Graceful Degradation
7 4 (17.39%) Progressive Enhancement
7 4 (17.39%) Web Design
8 2 (8.70%) Asynchronous Programming
8 2 (8.70%) Automated Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Cross-Browser Development
8 2 (8.70%) Information Architecture
8 2 (8.70%) Kanban
8 2 (8.70%) OO
8 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
8 2 (8.70%) Wireframes
9 1 (4.35%) API Design
9 1 (4.35%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (4.35%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) JavaScript
2 8 (34.78%) C#
3 7 (30.43%) SQL
3 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.35%) PHP
4 1 (4.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Sitecore
2 4 (17.39%) TOWER Software
3 3 (13.04%) Alterian
4 1 (4.35%) SAP
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago