Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for LESS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LESS over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 76 67
Rank change year-on-year +13 -9 +5
Permanent jobs citing LESS 26 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 3.37% 0.16% 0.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.07% 0.30% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 26 1 4
Bath median annual salary £57,500 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +64.29% +6.06% -22.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £37,500 £44,050
Somerset median annual salary £57,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +64.29% - -17.65%

LESS is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bath
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 368 334 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 47.73% 54.49% 52.18%
Number of salaries quoted 335 309 278
Bath median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £51,250
Somerset median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +7.14%

LESS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings citing LESS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

Job vacancy trend for LESS in Bath

LESS
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Salary trend for LESS in Bath

LESS
Salary Histogram in Bath

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LESS in Bath over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for LESS in Bath

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Bath region with a requirement for LESS.

1 26 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 26 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 26 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 25 (96.15%) User Experience
2 25 (96.15%) React
3 24 (92.31%) Sass
4 23 (88.46%) OOP
4 23 (88.46%) jQuery
5 20 (76.92%) E-Commerce
5 20 (76.92%) Node.js
5 20 (76.92%) Ember.js
5 20 (76.92%) Grunt
5 20 (76.92%) npm
6 19 (73.08%) Backbone.js
6 19 (73.08%) OO
7 18 (69.23%) Bower
8 13 (50.00%) CSS
8 13 (50.00%) Browserify
8 13 (50.00%) webpack
8 13 (50.00%) RequireJS
9 12 (46.15%) HTML
10 8 (30.77%) CSS3
10 8 (30.77%) HTML5
11 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
12 6 (23.08%) Subversion
12 6 (23.08%) Unit Testing
12 6 (23.08%) gulp
13 5 (19.23%) Responsive Web Design
13 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering

LESS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 20 (76.92%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) SMS
Development Applications
1 20 (76.92%) Grunt
2 18 (69.23%) Bower
3 13 (50.00%) webpack
4 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
5 6 (23.08%) gulp
5 6 (23.08%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (84.62%) Senior Developer
3 17 (65.38%) JavaScript Developer
3 17 (65.38%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 13 (50.00%) Angular Developer
5 10 (38.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 9 (34.62%) Node.js Developer
7 6 (23.08%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce Developer
8 4 (15.38%) Senior UI Developer
8 4 (15.38%) UI Developer
9 3 (11.54%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
10 1 (3.85%) HTML Developer
10 1 (3.85%) Senior UI/UX Developer
10 1 (3.85%) Senior UX Developer
10 1 (3.85%) UI/UX Developer
10 1 (3.85%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 25 (96.15%) React
3 24 (92.31%) Sass
4 23 (88.46%) jQuery
5 20 (76.92%) Ember.js
5 20 (76.92%) Node.js
6 19 (73.08%) Backbone.js
7 13 (50.00%) Browserify
7 13 (50.00%) CSS
7 13 (50.00%) RequireJS
8 12 (46.15%) HTML
9 8 (30.77%) CSS3
9 8 (30.77%) HTML5
10 5 (19.23%) .NET
11 1 (3.85%) RESTful
11 1 (3.85%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 25 (96.15%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 23 (88.46%) OOP
3 20 (76.92%) E-Commerce
4 19 (73.08%) OO
5 6 (23.08%) Unit Testing
6 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (19.23%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
6 5 (19.23%) TDD
6 5 (19.23%) Web Design
6 5 (19.23%) Web Development
7 2 (7.69%) Innovative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.85%) C#
2 1 (3.85%) PHP
2 1 (3.85%) Scala
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Docker