Period
to 20 May 2019

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 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 135 164 152
Rank change year-on-year +29 -12 +12
Permanent jobs citing LESS 10 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.45% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.21% 0.47% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 9
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -21.05% +35.71%
10th Percentile £32,250 £36,250 £41,500
90th Percentile £49,500 £44,000 £59,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +23.53% - +21.43%

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 824 1,071 1,016
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 37.34% 37.63% 37.20%
Number of salaries quoted 705 937 889
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,600 £28,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £61,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 May 2019.

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 May 2019. 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 +10 6 £35,000 -6.67%
Aylesbury +29 2 £41,250 -8.33% 1
Gerrards Cross - 1 £50,000 - 1
LESS
South East

For the 6 months to 20 May 2019, 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 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) Sass
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (60.00%) HTML
4 6 (60.00%) React
5 5 (50.00%) Front End Development
5 5 (50.00%) jQuery
5 5 (50.00%) HTML5
5 5 (50.00%) PHP
6 4 (40.00%) Web Services
6 4 (40.00%) Babel
6 4 (40.00%) Vue.js
6 4 (40.00%) Laravel
6 4 (40.00%) webpack
6 4 (40.00%) PostCSS
7 3 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (30.00%) CSS3
7 3 (30.00%) .NET
8 2 (20.00%) MVC
8 2 (20.00%) C#
8 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
8 2 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (20.00%) User Experience
8 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
9 1 (10.00%) Decision-Making
9 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (10.00%) ES6
9 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery

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 1 (10.00%) EPiServer
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Babel
1 4 (40.00%) PostCSS
1 4 (40.00%) webpack
2 1 (10.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (30.00%) React Developer
5 1 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) Sass
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) React
3 5 (50.00%) HTML5
3 5 (50.00%) jQuery
4 4 (40.00%) Laravel
4 4 (40.00%) Vue.js
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
5 3 (30.00%) .NET
5 3 (30.00%) CSS3
5 3 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (10.00%) Ajax
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (10.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 1 (10.00%) Decision-Making
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) SEO
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) ES6
4 1 (10.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Progress