Period
to 12 December 2017

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 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 - 67
Rank change year-on-year - +67 +9
Permanent jobs citing LESS 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.41% - 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.11% - 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Liverpool median annual salary £42,500 - £35,000
10th Percentile £35,250 - £27,750
90th Percentile £49,750 - £42,250
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year +17.24% +3.57% +2.94%

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 271 392 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 36.72% 36.50% 34.43%
Number of salaries quoted 209 273 187
Liverpool median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £30,950 £26,250 £24,400
90th Percentile £65,200 £55,000 £53,500
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%

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 12 December 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for LESS.

1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Sass
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) Vue (Vue.js)
2 2 (66.67%) React
2 2 (66.67%) gulp
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Grunt
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Drupal
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Magento
3 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

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 2 (66.67%) Drupal
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Grunt
2 2 (66.67%) gulp
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) PhpStorm
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Sass
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) React
2 2 (66.67%) Vue (Vue.js)
3 1 (33.33%) Angular 2
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Flex
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
2 1 (33.33%) B2C
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Plesk