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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 89 102 101
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Permanent jobs citing LESS 14 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.08% 0.28% 0.077%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.83% 0.72% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 1
Median salary £32,000 £30,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
LESS
UK

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
494 557 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 38.26% 38.90% 32.67%
Number of salaries quoted 449 485 374
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 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
South Wales +17 14 £32,000 +6.66%
LESS
UK

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Wales region with a requirement for LESS.

1 18 (100.00%) HTML
1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 18 (100.00%) CSS
2 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (66.67%) jQuery
3 12 (66.67%) Sass
4 11 (61.11%) Front End Development
5 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (50.00%) Scrum
5 9 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 6 (33.33%) HTML5
6 6 (33.33%) CMS
6 6 (33.33%) MVC
6 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (33.33%) Sitecore
6 6 (33.33%) Umbraco
6 6 (33.33%) Alterian
7 5 (27.78%) C#
7 5 (27.78%) .NET
7 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
7 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
8 4 (22.22%) CSS3
8 4 (22.22%) Backbone.js
8 4 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (22.22%) Grunt
8 4 (22.22%) Ember.js
8 4 (22.22%) SQL
8 4 (22.22%) T-SQL

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 6 (33.33%) CMS
1 6 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
1 6 (33.33%) Umbraco
2 3 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 4 (22.22%) Grunt
3 3 (16.67%) Bower
3 3 (16.67%) NMock
3 3 (16.67%) NUnit
4 2 (11.11%) gulp
4 2 (11.11%) Jasmine
4 2 (11.11%) Mercurial
4 2 (11.11%) Mocha
4 2 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
1 3 (16.67%) Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Electronics
2 2 (11.11%) Games
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 10 (55.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (5.56%) HTML Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) CSS
1 18 (100.00%) HTML
2 12 (66.67%) jQuery
2 12 (66.67%) Sass
3 9 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (33.33%) HTML5
5 5 (27.78%) .NET
6 4 (22.22%) Backbone.js
6 4 (22.22%) CSS3
6 4 (22.22%) Ember.js
6 4 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (16.67%) Node.js
7 3 (16.67%) WCF
8 2 (11.11%) REST
8 2 (11.11%) WebSockets
9 1 (5.56%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (5.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 3 (16.67%) N-Tier
1 3 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Front End Development
3 9 (50.00%) Scrum
4 6 (33.33%) MVC
5 3 (16.67%) Asynchronous Programming
5 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (11.11%) API Design
6 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (11.11%) Functional Programming
6 2 (11.11%) Graceful Degradation
6 2 (11.11%) Kanban
6 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 2 (11.11%) Progressive Enhancement
6 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Web Usability
6 2 (11.11%) Wireframes
7 1 (5.56%) OO
7 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (27.78%) C#
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.56%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Alterian
2 6 (33.33%) Sitecore
3 2 (11.11%) SAP
3 2 (11.11%) TOWER Software
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