Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 81 96
Rank change year-on-year +21 +15 -
Permanent jobs citing LESS 9 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 1.15% 0.12% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.38% 0.36% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Derbyshire median annual salary £35,000 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% - -
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year +14.29% +3.70% +12.50%

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

Software Library & Framework Skills
Derbyshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 266 275 339
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 33.93% 32.58% 31.98%
Number of salaries quoted 213 242 303
Derbyshire median annual salary £40,000 £36,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £49,250
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LESS
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

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

Job vacancy trend for LESS in Derbyshire

LESS
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Salary trend for LESS in Derbyshire

LESS
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the Derbyshire region over the 6 months to 25 July 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
Derby - 7 £35,000 -
Chesterfield +10 2 £35,000 +27.27%
LESS
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for LESS.

1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) Sass
2 7 (77.78%) HTML5
3 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 6 (66.67%) Front End Development
4 5 (55.56%) Wireframes
4 5 (55.56%) User Experience
4 5 (55.56%) React
5 4 (44.44%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (44.44%) gulp
5 4 (44.44%) Web Development
6 3 (33.33%) jQuery
6 3 (33.33%) Usability Testing
6 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (33.33%) SaaS
6 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 3 (33.33%) C#
6 3 (33.33%) B2B
6 3 (33.33%) .NET
6 3 (33.33%) Prototyping
6 3 (33.33%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
6 3 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (33.33%) Node.js
6 3 (33.33%) CSS3
7 2 (22.22%) Backbone.js
7 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
7 2 (22.22%) Apache Cordova
7 2 (22.22%) Grunt

LESS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 (11.11%) CMS
1 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) gulp
2 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (22.22%) Bower
3 2 (22.22%) Grunt
3 2 (22.22%) Mercurial
4 1 (11.11%) git-flow
4 1 (11.11%) webpack
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (33.33%) Designer
2 3 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
2 3 (33.33%) HTML Developer
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (33.33%) UX Designer
3 2 (22.22%) Angular Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) Sass
2 7 (77.78%) HTML5
3 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
4 5 (55.56%) React
5 3 (33.33%) .NET
5 3 (33.33%) CSS3
5 3 (33.33%) jQuery
5 3 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (33.33%) Node.js
6 2 (22.22%) Apache Cordova
6 2 (22.22%) Backbone.js
6 2 (22.22%) Web Services
7 1 (11.11%) Compass CSS Framework
7 1 (11.11%) Laravel
7 1 (11.11%) Redux
7 1 (11.11%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) User Experience
2 2 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 2 (22.22%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 5 (55.56%) Wireframes
3 4 (44.44%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (44.44%) Web Development
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) B2B
4 3 (33.33%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
4 3 (33.33%) Prototyping
4 3 (33.33%) Usability Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 2 (22.22%) OOD
5 2 (22.22%) OOP
5 2 (22.22%) SOLID
5 2 (22.22%) Validation
6 1 (11.11%) Content Management
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe