Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 119 129
Rank change year-on-year -5 +10 -23
Permanent jobs citing LESS 12 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.59% 0.97% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.08% 1.81% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 4
East Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +120.00% -44.44%
10th Percentile £40,000 £45,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £59,500 £75,000 £27,500
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 East Sussex with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,109 1,104 814
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 54.28% 53.75% 42.09%
Number of salaries quoted 981 1,025 719
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +6.10%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £67,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

LESS
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for LESS in East Sussex

LESS
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for LESS in East Sussex

LESS
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LESS in East Sussex over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for LESS in East Sussex

LESS
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 16 December 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
Brighton -2 12 £50,000 -9.09% 5
LESS
South East

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for LESS.

1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (91.67%) Sass
3 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (83.33%) webpack
4 9 (75.00%) Front End Development
4 9 (75.00%) CSS
5 8 (66.67%) jQuery
5 8 (66.67%) Node.js
5 8 (66.67%) Jest
6 7 (58.33%) Redux
6 7 (58.33%) npm
7 6 (50.00%) ES6
7 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio Code
7 6 (50.00%) CSS3
7 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
7 6 (50.00%) .NET
8 4 (33.33%) HTML
8 4 (33.33%) Scrum
8 4 (33.33%) React
9 3 (25.00%) TypeScript
9 3 (25.00%) TDD
9 3 (25.00%) Finance
9 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 3 (25.00%) Mocha
9 3 (25.00%) BDD
9 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
10 2 (16.67%) Kanban
10 2 (16.67%) Express
10 2 (16.67%) e-Learning
10 2 (16.67%) PHP

LESS
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) Drupal
1 1 (8.33%) Joomla!
1 1 (8.33%) SilverStripe
1 1 (8.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) npm
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Yarn
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) webpack
2 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio Code
3 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (25.00%) Mocha
4 1 (8.33%) git-flow
4 1 (8.33%) Grunt
4 1 (8.33%) gulp
4 1 (8.33%) Jasmine
4 1 (8.33%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (8.33%) PostCSS
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 9 (75.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (16.67%) Angular Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Database Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Database Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (8.33%) HTML Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP WordPress Developer
4 1 (8.33%) React Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior React Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) Sass
2 9 (75.00%) CSS
3 8 (66.67%) Jest
3 8 (66.67%) jQuery
3 8 (66.67%) Node.js
4 7 (58.33%) Redux
5 6 (50.00%) .NET
5 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (50.00%) CSS3
6 4 (33.33%) HTML
6 4 (33.33%) React
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Core
7 2 (16.67%) Express
7 2 (16.67%) HTML5
7 2 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (16.67%) Vue.js
8 1 (8.33%) .NET Core
8 1 (8.33%) D3.js
8 1 (8.33%) Modernizr
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) e-Learning
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Fintech
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Android
1 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Front End Development
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) BDD
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) Kanban
5 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (8.33%) Mobile First
6 1 (8.33%) OO
6 1 (8.33%) Open Source
6 1 (8.33%) OWASP
6 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
6 1 (8.33%) Progressive Enhancement
6 1 (8.33%) SEO
6 1 (8.33%) Validation
6 1 (8.33%) Web Accessibility
6 1 (8.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) ES6
3 3 (25.00%) TypeScript
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) WAI
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe