The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 51 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LESS 11 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.90% - 0.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.26% - 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Median salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.85%

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 Suffolk region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
209 255 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 55.15% 49.42% 47.26%
Number of salaries quoted 178 225 179
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk 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 Suffolk

LESS
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

LESS Salary Trend in Suffolk

LESS
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LESS across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

LESS Salary Histogram in Suffolk

LESS
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 21 January 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
Ipswich - 11 £40,000 -
LESS
East of England

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for LESS.

1 11 (100.00%) Sass
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 7 (63.64%) .NET
3 7 (63.64%) CSS
3 7 (63.64%) Ajax
3 7 (63.64%) JSON
3 7 (63.64%) jQuery
3 7 (63.64%) Front End Development
4 6 (54.55%) Degree
5 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
5 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (45.45%) Web Design
5 5 (45.45%) HTML
5 5 (45.45%) Handlebars
5 5 (45.45%) TypeScript
5 5 (45.45%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (45.45%) SignalR
5 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
5 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (36.36%) Apache Cordova
6 4 (36.36%) Dependency Management
6 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
6 4 (36.36%) RESTful
6 4 (36.36%) HTML5
6 4 (36.36%) Node.js
6 4 (36.36%) CSS3
6 4 (36.36%) Swagger
6 4 (36.36%) TDD
7 3 (27.27%) Data Protection

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 1 (9.09%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Bower
1 2 (18.18%) gulp
1 2 (18.18%) Jasmine
1 2 (18.18%) JSHint
1 2 (18.18%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (36.36%) Angular Developer
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) Sass
2 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) Ajax
2 7 (63.64%) CSS
2 7 (63.64%) jQuery
2 7 (63.64%) JSON
3 5 (45.45%) Handlebars
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) SignalR
4 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
4 4 (36.36%) Apache Cordova
4 4 (36.36%) CSS3
4 4 (36.36%) HTML5
4 4 (36.36%) Node.js
4 4 (36.36%) RESTful
4 4 (36.36%) Swagger
4 4 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 2 (18.18%) Ionic Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Front End Development
2 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
2 5 (45.45%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (45.45%) Web Design
3 4 (36.36%) Dependency Management
3 4 (36.36%) TDD
4 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
4 3 (27.27%) OOP
5 2 (18.18%) API Integration
5 2 (18.18%) OO
5 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) Content Management
6 1 (9.09%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 1 (9.09%) ERP
6 1 (9.09%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) TypeScript
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) PHP
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft