Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 164 168
Rank change year-on-year +27 +4 +9
Permanent jobs citing LESS 17 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.71% 0.25% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.68% 0.58% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 11
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% - +25.00%
10th Percentile £32,250 £37,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £55,000 £48,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,012 1,198 1,248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 42.11% 42.59% 40.56%
Number of salaries quoted 877 1,042 1,116
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £61,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

LESS
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for LESS in Buckinghamshire

LESS
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for LESS in Buckinghamshire

LESS
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LESS in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for LESS in Buckinghamshire

LESS
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +17 13 £42,500 -2.86% 2
Aylesbury - 4 £48,750 - 1
LESS
South East

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing LESS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for LESS.

1 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
1 17 (100.00%) Sass
2 16 (94.12%) HTML5
3 15 (88.24%) AngularJS
4 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
5 12 (70.59%) Git (software)
5 12 (70.59%) CSS3
6 11 (64.71%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 11 (64.71%) jQuery
7 10 (58.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (52.94%) Front End Development
8 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (47.06%) React
10 7 (41.18%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (41.18%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (41.18%) User Experience
10 7 (41.18%) Web Development
11 6 (35.29%) Retail
11 6 (35.29%) Telerik
11 6 (35.29%) Ajax
11 6 (35.29%) Wireframes
11 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (35.29%) Node.js
11 6 (35.29%) Kendo UI
12 5 (29.41%) ES6
12 5 (29.41%) Performance Optimisation
12 5 (29.41%) QA
12 5 (29.41%) W3C
12 5 (29.41%) SEO

LESS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (23.53%) EPiServer
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Git (software)
2 7 (41.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (17.65%) Bitbucket
3 3 (17.65%) JIRA
3 3 (17.65%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (17.65%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (35.29%) Retail
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (94.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (41.18%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (41.18%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) Sass
2 16 (94.12%) HTML5
3 15 (88.24%) AngularJS
4 12 (70.59%) CSS3
5 11 (64.71%) jQuery
6 10 (58.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (47.06%) React
8 6 (35.29%) Ajax
8 6 (35.29%) Kendo UI
8 6 (35.29%) Node.js
9 3 (17.65%) .NET
9 3 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) User Experience
2 5 (29.41%) W3C
3 2 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Front End Development
3 7 (41.18%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (41.18%) Web Development
4 6 (35.29%) Wireframes
5 5 (29.41%) Performance Optimisation
5 5 (29.41%) SEO
6 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
7 3 (17.65%) MVC
8 2 (11.76%) Decision-Making
8 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
9 1 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 5 (29.41%) ES6
2 5 (29.41%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Telerik
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Progress