The table below looks at the statistics for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
UK / Wales
Rank 91 99 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing LESS 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.63% 0.16% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.41% 0.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Median salary £34,000 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.63% -
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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
497 473 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 45.02% 38.18% 36.13%
Number of salaries quoted 436 396 439
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,700 £45,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the 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 Wales

LESS
Salary Trend in Wales

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

LESS Salary Trend in Wales

LESS
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LESS across the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

LESS Salary Histogram in Wales

LESS
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 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
South Wales +19 7 £34,000 +23.63% 1
LESS
UK

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 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 Wales region with a requirement for LESS.

1 22 (100.00%) HTML
1 22 (100.00%) CSS
2 21 (95.45%) JavaScript
3 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (63.64%) Front End Development
5 13 (59.09%) jQuery
6 11 (50.00%) MVC
7 10 (45.45%) Scrum
7 10 (45.45%) AngularJS
7 10 (45.45%) Sass
8 9 (40.91%) .NET
8 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
8 9 (40.91%) C#
9 8 (36.36%) SQL
9 8 (36.36%) T-SQL
9 8 (36.36%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (31.82%) Finance
11 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
11 6 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (27.27%) HTML5
12 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
12 5 (22.73%) Razor View Engine
12 5 (22.73%) Grunt
12 5 (22.73%) Bower
12 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (22.73%) User Experience
13 4 (18.18%) Ember.js
13 4 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (18.18%) Backbone.js
13 4 (18.18%) Web Design

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in 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 4 (18.18%) Umbraco
2 3 (13.64%) CMS
2 3 (13.64%) IIS
2 3 (13.64%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (4.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Bower
1 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
1 5 (22.73%) Grunt
2 3 (13.64%) gulp
2 3 (13.64%) NMock
2 3 (13.64%) NUnit
3 2 (9.09%) Jasmine
3 2 (9.09%) Mercurial
3 2 (9.09%) Mocha
3 2 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Advertising
2 3 (13.64%) Marketing
3 2 (9.09%) Electronics
3 2 (9.09%) Games
3 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (36.36%) Senior Developer
4 7 (31.82%) .NET Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Software Developer
6 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (13.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (13.64%) C# Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (4.55%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (4.55%) HTML Developer
8 1 (4.55%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) CSS
1 22 (100.00%) HTML
2 13 (59.09%) jQuery
3 10 (45.45%) AngularJS
3 10 (45.45%) Sass
4 9 (40.91%) .NET
5 8 (36.36%) KnockoutJS
6 6 (27.27%) HTML5
7 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (22.73%) Razor View Engine
8 4 (18.18%) Backbone.js
8 4 (18.18%) Ember.js
8 4 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
9 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (13.64%) CSS3
9 3 (13.64%) Node.js
9 3 (13.64%) Pug
9 3 (13.64%) WCF
10 2 (9.09%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) User Experience
2 3 (13.64%) Client/Server
2 3 (13.64%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Fintech
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) Front End Development
3 11 (50.00%) MVC
4 10 (45.45%) Scrum
5 6 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (18.18%) Web Design
7 3 (13.64%) Asynchronous Programming
7 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Web Usability
7 3 (13.64%) Wireframes
8 2 (9.09%) API Design
8 2 (9.09%) Cross-Browser Development
8 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (9.09%) Functional Programming
8 2 (9.09%) Graceful Degradation
8 2 (9.09%) Information Architecture
8 2 (9.09%) Kanban
8 2 (9.09%) Progressive Enhancement
8 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) JavaScript
2 9 (40.91%) C#
3 8 (36.36%) SQL
3 8 (36.36%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Alterian
2 3 (13.64%) Sitecore
3 2 (9.09%) SAP
3 2 (9.09%) TOWER Software
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago