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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 103 117 127
Rank change year-on-year +14 +10  
Permanent jobs citing LESS 3 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.21% 0.34% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.58% 0.92% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 2
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% -12.50%  
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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 519 652 587
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 37.04% 37.32% 29.69%
Number of salaries quoted 463 585 486
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

LESS
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 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
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 3 months to 25 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
Milton Keynes +4 3 £47,500 +35.71%
LESS
South East

LESS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for LESS.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Sass
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Wireframes
2 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Angular 2
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 1 (33.33%) Spring Boot
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development

LESS
Top Related 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Designer
1 2 (66.67%) HTML CSS Designer
1 2 (66.67%) UI Designer
1 2 (66.67%) UI/UX Designer
1 2 (66.67%) UX Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Angular Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Sass
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Angular 2
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Spring Boot
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
1 2 (66.67%) Wireframes
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript