The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for LESS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 167 213 204
Rank change year-on-year +46 -9  
Permanent jobs citing LESS 13 8 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.39% 0.16% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.01% 0.54% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 26
Median salary £62,500 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.57% +2.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £39,700 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.28% -  

LESS is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1293 1471 1615
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 38.35% 29.31% 29.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1062 1287 1377
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

LESS
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing LESS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for LESS in Berkshire

LESS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for LESS in Berkshire

LESS
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LESS in Berkshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for LESS in Berkshire

LESS
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Slough - 9 £62,500 - 2
Reading - 3 £50,000 -
LESS
South East

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

1 30 (100.00%) HTML
1 30 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 30 (100.00%) CSS
2 26 (86.67%) jQuery
3 21 (70.00%) HTML5
3 21 (70.00%) CSS3
3 21 (70.00%) Sass
4 20 (66.67%) AngularJS
5 18 (60.00%) Front End Development
5 18 (60.00%) JSON
6 15 (50.00%) B2B
7 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
7 14 (46.67%) OO
7 14 (46.67%) .NET
7 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
7 14 (46.67%) C#
7 14 (46.67%) Ajax
7 14 (46.67%) Web Development
7 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (43.33%) .NET Framework
9 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET
9 11 (36.67%) User Experience
10 10 (33.33%) Backbone.js
10 10 (33.33%) NoSQL
10 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
10 10 (33.33%) SQL
10 10 (33.33%) HTTP
11 9 (30.00%) Scrum
11 9 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (30.00%) MSMQ

LESS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 9 (30.00%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (20.00%) CMS
3 2 (6.67%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (3.33%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (6.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 9 (30.00%) MongoDB
3 9 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 7 (23.33%) Subversion
3 2 (6.67%) gulp
3 2 (6.67%) Jasmine
3 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.67%) Mocha
4 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.33%) Grunt
4 1 (3.33%) Hudson
4 1 (3.33%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 6 (20.00%) Arabic Language
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Web Developer
3 10 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (30.00%) C# Developer
4 9 (30.00%) C# Web Developer
5 8 (26.67%) Senior Developer
5 8 (26.67%) UI Developer
6 7 (23.33%) Senior Web Developer
7 6 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 5 (16.67%) Angular Developer
8 5 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
8 5 (16.67%) HTML Developer
9 4 (13.33%) Lead Developer
10 3 (10.00%) Lead C# Developer
10 3 (10.00%) Lead Web Developer
11 2 (6.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 2 (6.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 1 (3.33%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) CSS
1 30 (100.00%) HTML
2 26 (86.67%) jQuery
3 21 (70.00%) CSS3
3 21 (70.00%) HTML5
3 21 (70.00%) Sass
4 20 (66.67%) AngularJS
5 18 (60.00%) JSON
6 14 (46.67%) .NET
6 14 (46.67%) Ajax
7 13 (43.33%) .NET Framework
8 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET
9 10 (33.33%) Backbone.js
10 9 (30.00%) D3.js
10 9 (30.00%) MSMQ
10 9 (30.00%) Node.js
10 9 (30.00%) RabbitMQ
11 8 (26.67%) Handlebars
12 7 (23.33%) DOM
13 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) Fintech
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (3.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Front End Development
2 15 (50.00%) B2B
3 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (46.67%) OO
3 14 (46.67%) Web Development
4 9 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (30.00%) MVC
4 9 (30.00%) Scrum
5 8 (26.67%) E-Commerce
6 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
7 6 (20.00%) Validation
8 5 (16.67%) Telematics
9 3 (10.00%) TDD
10 2 (6.67%) BDD
10 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
10 2 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (6.67%) Web Design
11 1 (3.33%) Concurrent Programming
11 1 (3.33%) Microservices
11 1 (3.33%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (46.67%) C#
3 10 (33.33%) SQL
4 9 (30.00%) TypeScript
5 2 (6.67%) Java
6 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.33%) ES6
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Adobe
3 1 (3.33%) ATG
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