The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 91 107
Rank change year-on-year -26 +16  
Permanent jobs citing LESS 1 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.073% 1.28% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 2.56% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 4
Median salary £43,000 £30,500 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.98% -23.27%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  

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 Cambridge with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 603 585 618
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 43.82% 50.09% 42.53%
Number of salaries quoted 485 517 535
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

LESS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

LESS
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for LESS in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for LESS.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
1 4 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (75.00%) Sass
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) LINQ
3 2 (50.00%) Drupal
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) WordPress
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile First
3 2 (50.00%) Node.js
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) webpack
4 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) SaaS
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services

LESS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (50.00%) Drupal
1 2 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) webpack
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) Sass
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) LINQ
3 2 (50.00%) Node.js
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (25.00%) Redux
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile First
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) Multithreaded Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) SOA
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + top benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago