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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 178 179
Rank change year-on-year +46 +1  
Permanent jobs citing LESS 44 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.51% 0.43% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.39% 0.97% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 44 15 13
Median salary £40,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.45% -21.42%  
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 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 1298 1548 1384
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 44.51% 44.41% 37.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1217 1430 1225
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 24 June 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 24 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
Winchester +12 20 £40,000 +45.45% 4
Portsmouth - 9 £45,000 - 3
Fleet - 6 £30,000 -
Fareham +23 3 £27,500 -23.61% 1
Southsea - 3 £50,000 - 1
Basingstoke -3 1 £65,000 +54.76% 1
Eastleigh - 1 £35,000 -
Aldershot - 1 £35,000 -
LESS
South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for LESS.

1 81 (98.78%) JavaScript
1 81 (98.78%) CSS
2 77 (93.90%) HTML
3 67 (81.71%) Sass
4 65 (79.27%) .NET
5 61 (74.39%) jQuery
6 60 (73.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 59 (71.95%) ASP.NET
8 58 (70.73%) C#
9 55 (67.07%) MVC
9 55 (67.07%) AngularJS
10 44 (53.66%) Web Services
11 41 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 40 (48.78%) Razor View Engine
13 36 (43.90%) Front End Development
14 31 (37.80%) Visual Studio
15 30 (36.59%) Marketing
15 30 (36.59%) Web Development
16 27 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
16 27 (32.93%) User Experience
17 24 (29.27%) Team Foundation Server
17 24 (29.27%) KnockoutJS
18 22 (26.83%) SQL Server
19 17 (20.73%) Microsoft
20 15 (18.29%) React
20 15 (18.29%) Greenfield Project
21 14 (17.07%) .NET Framework
22 13 (15.85%) SQL
22 13 (15.85%) JSON
23 12 (14.63%) XML

LESS
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 11 (13.41%) SharePoint
2 10 (12.20%) IIS
3 6 (7.32%) Drupal
3 6 (7.32%) WordPress
4 1 (1.22%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.41%) Office 365
2 1 (1.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (26.83%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.44%) MySQL
2 2 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 31 (37.80%) Visual Studio
2 24 (29.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.44%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.22%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.22%) Grunt
4 1 (1.22%) gulp
4 1 (1.22%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.22%) Mocha
4 1 (1.22%) Moq
4 1 (1.22%) NUnit
4 1 (1.22%) Selenium
4 1 (1.22%) Subversion
4 1 (1.22%) webpack
General
1 30 (36.59%) Marketing
2 9 (10.98%) Finance
Job Titles
1 82 (100.00%) Developer
2 25 (30.49%) .NET Developer
2 25 (30.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 25 (30.49%) Web Developer
3 24 (29.27%) C# Developer
4 19 (23.17%) ASP.NET Developer
5 16 (19.51%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (18.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (18.29%) JavaScript Developer
7 13 (15.85%) Senior Developer
8 11 (13.41%) UI Developer
9 10 (12.20%) C# Software Developer
9 10 (12.20%) SharePoint Developer
9 10 (12.20%) Software Developer
10 8 (9.76%) .NET Software Developer
10 8 (9.76%) .NET Web Developer
10 8 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 8 (9.76%) Senior Web Developer
11 7 (8.54%) Full Stack Developer
11 7 (8.54%) Mid-Level C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (98.78%) CSS
2 77 (93.90%) HTML
3 67 (81.71%) Sass
4 65 (79.27%) .NET
5 61 (74.39%) jQuery
6 60 (73.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 59 (71.95%) ASP.NET
8 55 (67.07%) AngularJS
9 44 (53.66%) Web Services
10 41 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 40 (48.78%) Razor View Engine
12 24 (29.27%) KnockoutJS
13 15 (18.29%) React
14 14 (17.07%) .NET Framework
15 13 (15.85%) JSON
16 12 (14.63%) Handlebars
16 12 (14.63%) XML
17 11 (13.41%) REST
18 10 (12.20%) CSS3
18 10 (12.20%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 27 (32.93%) User Experience
2 15 (18.29%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.66%) W3C
4 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.22%) Animation
5 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.22%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (67.07%) MVC
2 36 (43.90%) Front End Development
3 30 (36.59%) Web Development
4 27 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (14.63%) Software Engineering
6 11 (13.41%) Mobile Development
7 10 (12.20%) Functional Programming
7 10 (12.20%) SEO
8 8 (9.76%) SDLC
9 6 (7.32%) Project Management
9 6 (7.32%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (6.10%) B2B
10 5 (6.10%) Prototyping
11 4 (4.88%) Lead Generation
11 4 (4.88%) TDD
11 4 (4.88%) Unit Testing
12 2 (2.44%) Customer Requirements
12 2 (2.44%) OOP
12 2 (2.44%) Scrum
12 2 (2.44%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 81 (98.78%) JavaScript
2 58 (70.73%) C#
3 13 (15.85%) SQL
4 11 (13.41%) TypeScript
5 7 (8.54%) PHP
6 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (8.54%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (20.73%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.20%) Xamarin
3 6 (7.32%) Zend
4 4 (4.88%) Dell
4 4 (4.88%) Google
4 4 (4.88%) HP
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