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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 89 95
Rank change year-on-year +7 +6  
Permanent jobs citing LESS 3 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.35% 0.73% 0.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% 1.47% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 6
Median salary £50,000 £51,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.43% +36.66%  
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 East Sussex with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
East Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 441 544 657
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 50.92% 49.77% 59.67%
Number of salaries quoted 369 480 563
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

LESS
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 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
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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hove - 2 £50,000 -
Brighton +6 1 £40,000 -21.95%
LESS
South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for LESS.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Mocha
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Progressive Enhancement
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) Jasmine
2 2 (66.67%) WAI
2 2 (66.67%) OWASP
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Sass
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Grunt
2 2 (66.67%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (66.67%) React
2 2 (66.67%) gulp
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile First
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) PostCSS
3 1 (33.33%) Lambda Expressions
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Grunt
1 2 (66.67%) gulp
1 2 (66.67%) Jasmine
1 2 (66.67%) Karma Test Runner
1 2 (66.67%) Mocha
1 2 (66.67%) PostCSS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Mobile Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) React
2 2 (66.67%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) Lambda Expressions
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile First
2 2 (66.67%) OWASP
2 2 (66.67%) Progressive Enhancement
2 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) B2B
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) WAI