Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 160 166
Rank change year-on-year +23 +6 +21
Permanent jobs citing LESS 16 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.63% 0.32% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.56% 0.72% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 13
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +5.26% +25.00%
10th Percentile £33,850 £41,500 £39,500
90th Percentile £50,750 £75,000 £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 1,024 1,255 1,258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 40.43% 44.54% 40.87%
Number of salaries quoted 894 1,113 1,124
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £60,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +25 12 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Aylesbury - 2 £52,500 - 2
High Wycombe - 2 £46,250 -
LESS
South East

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
2 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 15 (93.75%) HTML5
3 14 (87.50%) Sass
4 13 (81.25%) AngularJS
4 13 (81.25%) CSS3
4 13 (81.25%) Git (software)
4 13 (81.25%) jQuery
5 12 (75.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 10 (62.50%) User Experience
6 10 (62.50%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 10 (62.50%) Web Development
6 10 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (56.25%) Telerik
7 9 (56.25%) Ajax
7 9 (56.25%) Wireframes
7 9 (56.25%) Node.js
7 9 (56.25%) Kendo UI
8 4 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (25.00%) Front End Development
8 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
8 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (25.00%) MVC
8 4 (25.00%) C#
8 4 (25.00%) .NET
9 3 (18.75%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (12.50%) TypeScript
10 2 (12.50%) Microservices

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 2 (12.50%) EPiServer
Cloud Services
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 13 (81.25%) Git (software)
2 10 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (18.75%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
5 1 (6.25%) JIRA
5 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
5 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (87.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (62.50%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (62.50%) Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Angular Developer
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.25%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) HTML Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
2 15 (93.75%) HTML5
3 14 (87.50%) Sass
4 13 (81.25%) AngularJS
4 13 (81.25%) CSS3
4 13 (81.25%) jQuery
5 9 (56.25%) Ajax
5 9 (56.25%) Kendo UI
5 9 (56.25%) Node.js
6 4 (25.00%) .NET
6 4 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (6.25%) React
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 10 (62.50%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 10 (62.50%) Web Development
3 9 (56.25%) Wireframes
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 4 (25.00%) MVC
4 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Analytics
5 2 (12.50%) BDD
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 2 (12.50%) Microservices
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) Bourne shell
3 2 (12.50%) TypeScript
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Telerik