The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 192 189 217
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +28
Permanent jobs citing LESS 7 23 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.18% 0.52% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% 1.35% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6 23 23
Median salary £36,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.15% +5.55%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
LESS
South East

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 Surrey region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1430 1699 2280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 36.88% 38.49% 43.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1249 1493 1953
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey 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 Surrey

LESS
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

LESS Salary Trend in Surrey

LESS
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LESS across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

LESS Salary Histogram in Surrey

LESS
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Guildford -5 4 £32,500 -21.68%
Redhill - 1 £40,000 -
LESS
South East

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 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 Surrey region with a requirement for LESS.

1 39 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 38 (97.44%) HTML
2 38 (97.44%) CSS
3 31 (79.49%) PHP
4 26 (66.67%) Sass
5 25 (64.10%) jQuery
6 24 (61.54%) HTML5
6 24 (61.54%) Web Development
7 23 (58.97%) Git (software)
8 22 (56.41%) CSS3
9 21 (53.85%) MySQL
10 19 (48.72%) MVC
10 19 (48.72%) User Experience
11 15 (38.46%) MongoDB
12 14 (35.90%) WordPress
12 14 (35.90%) CMS
12 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (33.33%) Subversion
14 12 (30.77%) XHTML
15 11 (28.21%) Project Management
15 11 (28.21%) E-Commerce
15 11 (28.21%) Magento
15 11 (28.21%) AngularJS
15 11 (28.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 10 (25.64%) Elasticsearch
16 10 (25.64%) Grunt
16 10 (25.64%) Front End Development
16 10 (25.64%) Responsive Web Design
16 10 (25.64%) Agile Project Management
16 10 (25.64%) Scrum

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 14 (35.90%) CMS
1 14 (35.90%) WordPress
2 10 (25.64%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (15.38%) Node.js
4 3 (7.69%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Photoshop
2 3 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (7.69%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (53.85%) MySQL
2 15 (38.46%) MongoDB
3 6 (15.38%) NoSQL
4 3 (7.69%) MariaDB
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (58.97%) Git (software)
2 13 (33.33%) Subversion
3 10 (25.64%) Grunt
4 6 (15.38%) Bower
5 4 (10.26%) gulp
5 4 (10.26%) JIRA
6 2 (5.13%) Bitbucket
General
1 8 (20.51%) Marketing
2 6 (15.38%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (35.90%) PHP Developer
3 13 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 11 (28.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 10 (25.64%) JavaScript Developer
5 10 (25.64%) Junior
5 10 (25.64%) Junior Developer
5 10 (25.64%) Junior PHP Developer
6 6 (15.38%) HTML CSS Developer
6 6 (15.38%) HTML Developer
6 6 (15.38%) UI Developer
7 5 (12.82%) Web UI Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Angular Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Node.js Developer
8 4 (10.26%) UI/UX Developer
8 4 (10.26%) UX Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Web UI/UX Developer
9 3 (7.69%) Agile Developer
9 3 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (97.44%) CSS
1 38 (97.44%) HTML
2 26 (66.67%) Sass
3 25 (64.10%) jQuery
4 24 (61.54%) HTML5
5 22 (56.41%) CSS3
6 12 (30.77%) XHTML
7 11 (28.21%) AngularJS
7 11 (28.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (20.51%) React
9 7 (17.95%) Ajax
10 6 (15.38%) Laravel
10 6 (15.38%) Zend Framework
11 5 (12.82%) Backbone.js
12 4 (10.26%) LAMP
13 3 (7.69%) .NET
13 3 (7.69%) Apache Cordova
13 3 (7.69%) CodeIgniter
13 3 (7.69%) SOAP
13 3 (7.69%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (48.72%) User Experience
2 3 (7.69%) Digital Media
3 2 (5.13%) e-Learning
3 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Linux
2 2 (5.13%) Windows
3 1 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Web Development
2 19 (48.72%) MVC
3 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (28.21%) E-Commerce
4 11 (28.21%) Project Management
5 10 (25.64%) Agile Project Management
5 10 (25.64%) Front End Development
5 10 (25.64%) Responsive Web Design
5 10 (25.64%) Scrum
6 8 (20.51%) OOP
7 6 (15.38%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
8 4 (10.26%) OO
8 4 (10.26%) Wireframes
9 3 (7.69%) Open Source
10 2 (5.13%) OO PHP
11 1 (2.56%) BDD
11 1 (2.56%) Cross-Browser Development
11 1 (2.56%) Performance Optimisation
11 1 (2.56%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 31 (79.49%) PHP
3 4 (10.26%) Java
4 3 (7.69%) C#
4 3 (7.69%) TypeScript
5 2 (5.13%) PHP 5
5 2 (5.13%) Python
6 1 (2.56%) Perl
6 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) A+ Certification
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) WCAG
2 1 (2.56%) WAI
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Zend
2 3 (7.69%) Adobe
3 2 (5.13%) Google
3 2 (5.13%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle
4 1 (2.56%) Rally