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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 24 - 54
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing LESS 5 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 3.68% - 0.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.42% - 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £40,000 - -
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 Ipswich with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 48 236 190
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 35.29% 54.50% 50.40%
Number of salaries quoted 44 211 165
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £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 Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich 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 Ipswich

LESS
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for LESS in Ipswich

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

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

1 13 (100.00%) Sass
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 8 (61.54%) .NET
3 8 (61.54%) CSS
3 8 (61.54%) Ajax
3 8 (61.54%) JSON
3 8 (61.54%) jQuery
3 8 (61.54%) Front End Development
4 7 (53.85%) Degree
5 6 (46.15%) TypeScript
5 6 (46.15%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (46.15%) Automated Testing
5 6 (46.15%) Web Design
5 6 (46.15%) HTML
6 5 (38.46%) TDD
6 5 (38.46%) RESTful
6 5 (38.46%) HTML5
6 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
6 5 (38.46%) SignalR
6 5 (38.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (38.46%) Apache Cordova
6 5 (38.46%) Dependency Management
6 5 (38.46%) Node.js
6 5 (38.46%) CSS3
6 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
6 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (38.46%) Swagger
6 5 (38.46%) Handlebars
7 4 (30.77%) OOP

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 2 (15.38%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Bower
1 2 (15.38%) gulp
1 2 (15.38%) Jasmine
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
1 2 (15.38%) JSHint
1 2 (15.38%) Karma Test Runner
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (30.77%) Angular Developer
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (7.69%) HTML Developer
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) Sass
2 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) Ajax
2 8 (61.54%) CSS
2 8 (61.54%) jQuery
2 8 (61.54%) JSON
3 6 (46.15%) HTML
4 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
4 5 (38.46%) Apache Cordova
4 5 (38.46%) CSS3
4 5 (38.46%) Handlebars
4 5 (38.46%) HTML5
4 5 (38.46%) Node.js
4 5 (38.46%) RESTful
4 5 (38.46%) SignalR
4 5 (38.46%) Swagger
4 5 (38.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
6 2 (15.38%) Ionic Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Front End Development
2 6 (46.15%) Automated Testing
2 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (46.15%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (46.15%) Web Design
3 5 (38.46%) Dependency Management
3 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
3 5 (38.46%) TDD
4 4 (30.77%) OOP
5 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
5 3 (23.08%) OO
6 2 (15.38%) API Integration
6 2 (15.38%) Content Management
6 2 (15.38%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 2 (15.38%) ERP
6 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
6 2 (15.38%) SOLID
7 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) TypeScript
3 3 (23.08%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) PHP
4 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft