Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 170 183
Rank change year-on-year +9 +13 +9
Permanent jobs citing LESS 9 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.31% 0.36% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.71% 0.86% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 23
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00% +8.57%
10th Percentile £37,250 £42,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £59,000 £48,750 £42,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +14.29%

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 1264 1273 1595
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 43.80% 41.17% 35.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1119 1131 1338
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £31,225 £29,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,550 £60,000 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +8.75%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 +2 6 £47,500 -
Gerrards Cross - 3 £50,000 -
LESS
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for LESS.

1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) jQuery
3 7 (77.78%) Degree
4 6 (66.67%) HTML5
4 6 (66.67%) CSS3
4 6 (66.67%) Sass
4 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
4 6 (66.67%) User Experience
5 4 (44.44%) REST
5 4 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (44.44%) Subversion
6 3 (33.33%) Spring
6 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
6 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 3 (33.33%) Android
6 3 (33.33%) IntelliJ
6 3 (33.33%) Sun
6 3 (33.33%) Web Services
6 3 (33.33%) Windows
6 3 (33.33%) Linux
6 3 (33.33%) Java
6 3 (33.33%) C#
6 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 3 (33.33%) .NET
6 3 (33.33%) J2EE
6 3 (33.33%) Android Development

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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Subversion
2 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (33.33%) IntelliJ
3 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (11.11%) Grunt
4 1 (11.11%) gulp
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium
4 1 (11.11%) webpack
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Java Software Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (11.11%) HTML Developer
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) jQuery
3 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 6 (66.67%) CSS3
3 6 (66.67%) HTML5
3 6 (66.67%) Sass
4 4 (44.44%) REST
4 4 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (33.33%) .NET
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 3 (33.33%) J2EE
5 3 (33.33%) Spring
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
6 2 (22.22%) Ajax
6 2 (22.22%) Kendo UI
6 2 (22.22%) Node.js
7 1 (11.11%) Angular 2
7 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) User Experience
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Android
1 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Android Development
1 3 (33.33%) Front End Development
1 3 (33.33%) iOS Development
1 3 (33.33%) Microservices
1 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (22.22%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 2 (22.22%) Web Development
2 2 (22.22%) Wireframes
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) OOD
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Sun
2 2 (22.22%) Telerik