Period
to 21 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 102 124
Permanent jobs citing LESS 0 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex - 1.33% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.42% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 16 9
Essex median annual salary - £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +73.91%
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +38.46%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 359 584 727
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 40.16% 38.75% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 304 494 580
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +17.65% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £28,374
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +3.45%

LESS
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for LESS in Essex

LESS
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for LESS in Essex