The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 178 187
Rank change year-on-year +49 +9  
Permanent jobs citing LESS 40 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.33% 0.26% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.13% 0.63% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 40 9 7
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.28% -  

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

Software Library & Framework Skills
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1276 1435 1337
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 42.53% 41.82% 35.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1143 1325 1208
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

LESS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

LESS
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for LESS in Hampshire

LESS
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LESS in Hampshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for LESS in Hampshire

LESS
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Winchester +20 11 £35,000 +27.27% 3
Basingstoke +13 11 £65,000 +62.50% 2
Southampton +26 7 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Portsmouth - 4 £42,500 - 2
Fleet - 4 £32,500 -
Farnborough +10 1 £50,000 -
LESS
South East

LESS
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for LESS.

1 58 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 57 (98.28%) CSS
3 54 (93.10%) HTML
4 46 (79.31%) Sass
5 44 (75.86%) .NET
5 44 (75.86%) ASP.NET
6 43 (74.14%) C#
6 43 (74.14%) AngularJS
7 40 (68.97%) jQuery
8 38 (65.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 36 (62.07%) Web Services
10 32 (55.17%) MVC
10 32 (55.17%) Web Development
11 26 (44.83%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (43.10%) Front End Development
12 25 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
13 23 (39.66%) SQL Server
13 23 (39.66%) Razor View Engine
14 22 (37.93%) KnockoutJS
14 22 (37.93%) Team Foundation Server
15 21 (36.21%) User Experience
16 19 (32.76%) Marketing
17 18 (31.03%) Visual Studio
18 15 (25.86%) JSON
19 14 (24.14%) XML
19 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
19 14 (24.14%) React
20 13 (22.41%) REST
20 13 (22.41%) Office 365
20 13 (22.41%) TypeScript

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 13 (22.41%) SharePoint
2 7 (12.07%) IIS
3 6 (10.34%) Drupal
3 6 (10.34%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 13 (22.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (39.66%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) MySQL
2 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (37.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (31.03%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.72%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.72%) Grunt
3 1 (1.72%) gulp
3 1 (1.72%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.72%) Mocha
3 1 (1.72%) Selenium
3 1 (1.72%) webpack
General
1 19 (32.76%) Marketing
2 3 (5.17%) Finance
3 2 (3.45%) Banking
3 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (100.00%) Developer
2 28 (48.28%) Web Developer
3 14 (24.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 14 (24.14%) JavaScript Developer
4 13 (22.41%) .NET Developer
5 12 (20.69%) SharePoint Developer
6 11 (18.97%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (18.97%) C# Developer
7 10 (17.24%) UI Developer
8 9 (15.52%) Senior Developer
9 8 (13.79%) Senior Web Developer
10 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (12.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (10.34%) .NET Software Developer
11 6 (10.34%) C# Software Developer
11 6 (10.34%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 6 (10.34%) Software Developer
12 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 5 (8.62%) HTML CSS Developer
12 5 (8.62%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (98.28%) CSS
2 54 (93.10%) HTML
3 46 (79.31%) Sass
4 44 (75.86%) .NET
4 44 (75.86%) ASP.NET
5 43 (74.14%) AngularJS
6 40 (68.97%) jQuery
7 38 (65.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 36 (62.07%) Web Services
9 26 (44.83%) ASP.NET MVC
10 23 (39.66%) Razor View Engine
11 22 (37.93%) KnockoutJS
12 15 (25.86%) JSON
13 14 (24.14%) React
13 14 (24.14%) XML
14 13 (22.41%) Handlebars
14 13 (22.41%) REST
15 12 (20.69%) .NET Framework
16 8 (13.79%) CSS3
16 8 (13.79%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (36.21%) User Experience
2 1 (1.72%) Animation
2 1 (1.72%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (55.17%) MVC
1 32 (55.17%) Web Development
2 25 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (43.10%) Front End Development
3 13 (22.41%) Mobile Development
3 13 (22.41%) Software Engineering
4 12 (20.69%) Functional Programming
5 7 (12.07%) SEO
6 6 (10.34%) Project Management
6 6 (10.34%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (3.45%) Peer-to-Peer Lending
7 2 (3.45%) TDD
8 1 (1.72%) ATDD
8 1 (1.72%) Extreme Programming
8 1 (1.72%) Kanban
8 1 (1.72%) OOP
8 1 (1.72%) Scrum
8 1 (1.72%) SOLID
8 1 (1.72%) Unit Testing
8 1 (1.72%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 43 (74.14%) C#
3 13 (22.41%) TypeScript
4 12 (20.69%) SQL
5 6 (10.34%) PHP
6 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.34%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.07%) Xamarin
3 6 (10.34%) Zend
Winchester, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago