Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 170 164
Rank change year-on-year -16 -6 +32
Permanent jobs citing LESS 20 15 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.47% 0.43% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.15% 1.00% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 19
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +2.94% -2.86%
10th Percentile £36,250 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £55,000 £53,600
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £51,250 £36,000
% change year-on-year -26.83% +42.36% -20.00%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1737 1493 1559
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 41.23% 42.74% 38.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1414 1283 1439
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £29,375
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -

LESS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing LESS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for LESS in Cambridgeshire

LESS
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for LESS in Cambridgeshire

LESS
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LESS in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for LESS in Cambridgeshire

LESS
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Cambridge -24 18 £37,500 -31.82% 2
LESS
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for LESS.

1 20 (100.00%) HTML
1 20 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 20 (100.00%) CSS
2 17 (85.00%) AngularJS
3 15 (75.00%) User Experience
4 14 (70.00%) Test Automation
5 13 (65.00%) jQuery
6 11 (55.00%) Software Engineering
6 11 (55.00%) Ajax
6 11 (55.00%) TypeScript
6 11 (55.00%) Jasmine
6 11 (55.00%) Protractor
7 7 (35.00%) Sass
8 6 (30.00%) CSS3
8 6 (30.00%) Front End Development
8 6 (30.00%) Finance
8 6 (30.00%) HTML5
9 5 (25.00%) C#
9 5 (25.00%) Web Development
9 5 (25.00%) MVC
9 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 5 (25.00%) React
10 3 (15.00%) webpack
10 3 (15.00%) gulp
10 3 (15.00%) React Native
10 3 (15.00%) Grunt
10 3 (15.00%) Multithreaded Programming
10 3 (15.00%) Redux
10 3 (15.00%) Angular 2
10 3 (15.00%) Web Services

LESS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (15.00%) SaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Google Play
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Jasmine
1 11 (55.00%) Protractor
2 3 (15.00%) Grunt
2 3 (15.00%) gulp
2 3 (15.00%) webpack
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) JavaScript Engineer
1 11 (55.00%) UI Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (25.00%) Web Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Angular Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (15.00%) Principal Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) CSS
1 20 (100.00%) HTML
2 17 (85.00%) AngularJS
3 13 (65.00%) jQuery
4 11 (55.00%) Ajax
5 7 (35.00%) Sass
6 6 (30.00%) CSS3
6 6 (30.00%) HTML5
7 5 (25.00%) React
8 3 (15.00%) Angular 2
8 3 (15.00%) React Native
8 3 (15.00%) Redux
8 3 (15.00%) Web Services
9 2 (10.00%) .NET
9 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
9 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 2 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 15 (75.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) NHS
3 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Test Automation
2 11 (55.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (30.00%) Front End Development
4 5 (25.00%) MVC
4 5 (25.00%) Web Development
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) Matrix Management
5 3 (15.00%) Multithreaded Programming
5 3 (15.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (15.00%) Scrum
5 3 (15.00%) SOA
6 2 (10.00%) OO
7 1 (5.00%) Analytics
7 1 (5.00%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (5.00%) Data Visualisation
7 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (55.00%) TypeScript
3 5 (25.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Google
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) Samsung