Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 28 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 125 173
Rank change year-on-year -36 +48 +3
Permanent jobs citing LESS 43 58 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.11% 1.66% 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.40% 3.99% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 41 58 26
Bristol median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +3.23% +19.23%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £24,875
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £55,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -12.50%

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 Bristol with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1792 1452 1769
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 46.26% 41.64% 45.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1552 1340 1560
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%

LESS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for LESS in Bristol

LESS
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for LESS in Bristol

LESS
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LESS in Bristol over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Salary histogram for LESS in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Bristol region with a requirement for LESS.

1 42 (97.67%) HTML
1 42 (97.67%) CSS
2 41 (95.35%) JavaScript
3 34 (79.07%) AngularJS
4 32 (74.42%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (60.47%) Sass
6 24 (55.81%) HTML5
6 24 (55.81%) React
7 18 (41.86%) CSS3
7 18 (41.86%) KnockoutJS
8 17 (39.53%) Scrum
9 16 (37.21%) jQuery
10 15 (34.88%) Ajax
11 14 (32.56%) Selenium
11 14 (32.56%) User Experience
12 13 (30.23%) Web Development
12 13 (30.23%) Backbone.js
12 13 (30.23%) Jasmine
13 12 (27.91%) Grunt
13 12 (27.91%) Maven
13 12 (27.91%) .NET
13 12 (27.91%) C#
13 12 (27.91%) gulp
14 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET
14 11 (25.58%) Karma Test Runner
14 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (25.58%) Responsive Web Design
14 11 (25.58%) REST
15 10 (23.26%) BDD
15 10 (23.26%) Twitter Bootstrap

LESS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 10 (23.26%) Apache
2 7 (16.28%) Confluence
2 7 (16.28%) GlassFish
2 7 (16.28%) Tomcat
3 4 (9.30%) JBoss
4 3 (6.98%) CMS
4 3 (6.98%) nginx
5 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.33%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Fireworks
1 6 (13.95%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) DNS
1 4 (9.30%) HTTP
1 4 (9.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.33%) MySQL
2 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (32.56%) Selenium
2 13 (30.23%) Jasmine
3 12 (27.91%) Grunt
3 12 (27.91%) gulp
3 12 (27.91%) Maven
4 11 (25.58%) Karma Test Runner
5 7 (16.28%) Cucumber
5 7 (16.28%) IntelliJ
5 7 (16.28%) Jenkins
5 7 (16.28%) JIRA
5 7 (16.28%) JIRA Agile
6 6 (13.95%) webpack
7 5 (11.63%) Bower
7 5 (11.63%) Git (software)
7 5 (11.63%) JSHint
7 5 (11.63%) Protractor
7 5 (11.63%) QUnit
8 4 (9.30%) JUnit
9 2 (4.65%) Mercurial
9 2 (4.65%) Subversion
General
1 3 (6.98%) Retail
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (95.35%) Developer
2 14 (32.56%) UI Developer
3 12 (27.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 11 (25.58%) .NET Developer
5 10 (23.26%) Web Developer
6 9 (20.93%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (16.28%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (16.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (16.28%) C# Developer
7 7 (16.28%) Lead .NET Developer
7 7 (16.28%) Lead C# Developer
7 7 (16.28%) Lead Developer
7 7 (16.28%) Senior Developer
8 6 (13.95%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 6 (13.95%) HTML CSS Developer
8 6 (13.95%) HTML Developer
8 6 (13.95%) Java Developer
8 6 (13.95%) Web UI Developer
9 4 (9.30%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (97.67%) CSS
1 42 (97.67%) HTML
2 34 (79.07%) AngularJS
3 26 (60.47%) Sass
4 24 (55.81%) HTML5
4 24 (55.81%) React
5 18 (41.86%) CSS3
5 18 (41.86%) KnockoutJS
6 16 (37.21%) jQuery
7 15 (34.88%) Ajax
8 13 (30.23%) Backbone.js
9 12 (27.91%) .NET
10 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET
10 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (25.58%) REST
11 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 10 (23.26%) JSON
11 10 (23.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (18.60%) Node.js
13 7 (16.28%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (32.56%) User Experience
2 5 (11.63%) Graphic Design
2 5 (11.63%) W3C
3 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (74.42%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (39.53%) Scrum
3 13 (30.23%) Web Development
4 11 (25.58%) Responsive Web Design
5 10 (23.26%) BDD
5 10 (23.26%) Front End Development
6 9 (20.93%) Web Design
7 8 (18.60%) MVC
7 8 (18.60%) Wireframes
8 7 (16.28%) TDD
9 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
9 5 (11.63%) OOP
9 5 (11.63%) SEO
10 4 (9.30%) Analytics
10 4 (9.30%) ATDD
11 3 (6.98%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
12 2 (4.65%) DevOps
12 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
12 2 (4.65%) OO
12 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 41 (95.35%) JavaScript
2 12 (27.91%) C#
3 8 (18.60%) Java
4 5 (11.63%) PHP
5 3 (6.98%) SQL
6 2 (4.65%) C
6 2 (4.65%) Python
7 1 (2.33%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Docker
1 1 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Ansible
1 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Google
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) Twitter
2 1 (2.33%) Zend
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago