Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 124 107
Rank change year-on-year -4 -17 +39
Permanent jobs citing LESS 10 8 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.48% 0.39% 2.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.90% 0.92% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 12
East Sussex median annual salary £55,000 £33,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.96% -25.00% +50.00%
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +14.29%

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 1115 867 1279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 53.68% 42.63% 58.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1029 760 1071
East Sussex median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £27,350 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £65,000 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,603
% change year-on-year - +3.21% +9.01%

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
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 18 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
Brighton -12 8 £55,000 +62.96%
Hove - 2 £50,000 -
LESS
South East

For the 6 months to 18 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for LESS.

1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (100.00%) Sass
1 10 (100.00%) Grunt
1 10 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 8 (80.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
2 8 (80.00%) SDLC
2 8 (80.00%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (80.00%) Process Improvement
2 8 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (80.00%) Bower
2 8 (80.00%) Docker
2 8 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 8 (80.00%) Coaching
2 8 (80.00%) Microservices
2 8 (80.00%) Kubernetes
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) NoSQL
2 8 (80.00%) Lucene
2 8 (80.00%) QA
2 8 (80.00%) Migration
2 8 (80.00%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (80.00%) Web Design
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) Web Services
2 8 (80.00%) SOA
2 8 (80.00%) Business Intelligence

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 8 (80.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) NoSQL
1 8 (80.00%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (80.00%) Relational Database
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Grunt
2 8 (80.00%) Bower
3 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) gulp
3 2 (20.00%) Jasmine
3 2 (20.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (20.00%) Mocha
3 2 (20.00%) PostCSS
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Architect
1 8 (80.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Architect
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Technical Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Digital Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) Sass
2 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) Lucene
2 8 (80.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
2 8 (80.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) HTML5
3 2 (20.00%) React
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (80.00%) Coaching
2 8 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 8 (80.00%) Microservices
2 8 (80.00%) Migration
2 8 (80.00%) Process Improvement
2 8 (80.00%) SDLC
2 8 (80.00%) SOA
2 8 (80.00%) Web Design
3 6 (60.00%) Data Protection
3 6 (60.00%) Information Security
4 2 (20.00%) BDD
4 2 (20.00%) OWASP
4 2 (20.00%) Product Management
4 2 (20.00%) Progressive Enhancement
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) QA
2 2 (20.00%) WAI
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft