Period
to 24 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 83 74
Rank change year-on-year +16 -9 -
Permanent jobs citing LESS 6 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.87% 0.13% 1.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.38% 0.29% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 8
Liverpool median annual salary £32,500 £31,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.84% -31.11% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,000 £25,700
90th Percentile £36,700 £34,000 £49,750
Merseyside median annual salary £32,500 £31,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.84% -31.11% -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 252 349 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 36.73% 44.52% 32.53%
Number of salaries quoted 200 264 227
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% -3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £62,500 £48,750
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% -5.00%

LESS
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for LESS in Liverpool

LESS
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for LESS in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, IT jobs citing LESS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for LESS.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) Sass
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) PHP
3 4 (66.67%) Web Development
3 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
4 3 (50.00%) Laravel
4 3 (50.00%) OO
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) MySQL
4 3 (50.00%) MVC
4 3 (50.00%) OO PHP
5 2 (33.33%) React
5 2 (33.33%) gulp
5 2 (33.33%) Subversion
5 2 (33.33%) Magento
5 2 (33.33%) RESTful
5 2 (33.33%) HTML5
5 2 (33.33%) CSS3
5 2 (33.33%) Grunt
5 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (16.67%) Vagrant
6 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
6 1 (16.67%) REST
6 1 (16.67%) Open Source
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

LESS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Grunt
2 2 (33.33%) gulp
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 3 (50.00%) PHP Laravel Developer
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) Sass
2 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 3 (50.00%) Laravel
4 2 (33.33%) CSS3
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) React
4 2 (33.33%) RESTful
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) Redux
5 1 (16.67%) REST
5 1 (16.67%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) OO PHP
3 1 (16.67%) API Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile First
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source Development
3 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Java
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft