The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 90 90 84
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing LESS 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.12% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 0.32% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -27.77%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
LESS
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
391 314 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 46.88% 34.70% 31.28%
Number of salaries quoted 381 266 274
Median salary £39,500 £40,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton 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 Southampton

LESS
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

LESS Salary Trend in Southampton

LESS
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 Southampton region with a requirement for LESS.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) React
1 3 (100.00%) gulp
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) lodash
2 2 (66.67%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (66.67%) Bower
2 2 (66.67%) Jasmine
2 2 (66.67%) Underscore.js
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) SQL

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 3 (100.00%) Node.js
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) gulp
2 2 (66.67%) Bower
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Jasmine
2 2 (66.67%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) Angular Developer
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) React
2 2 (66.67%) lodash
2 2 (66.67%) Underscore.js
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL