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

LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing LESS 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 3.27% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.29% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Median salary £45,000 - -
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 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 68 125 263
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 31.78% 37.20% 54.12%
Number of salaries quoted 65 120 246
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for LESS.

1 12 (100.00%) Sass
2 10 (83.33%) jQuery
2 10 (83.33%) Ajax
2 10 (83.33%) Degree
2 10 (83.33%) JSON
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) CSS
3 9 (75.00%) OO
3 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 9 (75.00%) C#
4 8 (66.67%) HTML
4 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 8 (66.67%) JIRA
4 8 (66.67%) Subversion
4 8 (66.67%) AngularJS
4 8 (66.67%) HTML5
4 8 (66.67%) CSS3
4 8 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 8 (66.67%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 8 (66.67%) SOLID
5 7 (58.33%) Waterfall
5 7 (58.33%) Scrum
5 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (50.00%) Web Services
6 6 (50.00%) WCF
6 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API

LESS
Co-occurring 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 1 (8.33%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) JIRA
1 8 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (16.67%) PostCSS
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (58.33%) Software Developer
4 6 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 6 (50.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 6 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 6 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
4 6 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 6 (50.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 6 (50.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (8.33%) Angular Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) Sass
2 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) Ajax
2 10 (83.33%) CSS
2 10 (83.33%) jQuery
2 10 (83.33%) JSON
3 8 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 8 (66.67%) CSS3
3 8 (66.67%) HTML
3 8 (66.67%) HTML5
3 8 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (50.00%) REST
4 6 (50.00%) WCF
4 6 (50.00%) Web Services
5 2 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
5 2 (16.67%) Node.js
5 2 (16.67%) RESTful
5 2 (16.67%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) OO
2 8 (66.67%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 8 (66.67%) SOLID
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) Scrum
3 7 (58.33%) Waterfall
4 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (33.33%) OOP
6 3 (25.00%) Front End Development
7 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (16.67%) Dependency Management
7 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (16.67%) TDD
7 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 2 (16.67%) Web Design
8 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
8 1 (8.33%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 9 (75.00%) C#
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (16.67%) TypeScript
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cloudscope
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago