The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 363 302 403
Rank change year-on-year -61 +101  
Permanent jobs citing LESS 274 394 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.75% 1.00% 0.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.87% 2.47% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 220 356 266
Median salary £58,750 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,250 £70,000 £65,250
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 London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 14658 15943 16991
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 40.37% 40.39% 37.95%
Number of salaries quoted 12123 14085 14633
Median salary £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.45% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,288 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

LESS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

LESS
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for LESS in London

LESS
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LESS in London over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for LESS in London

LESS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the London region over the 3 months to 25 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
City of London +15 32 £60,000 +33.33% 9
Bromley - 6 - -
Sidcup - 3 - -
Brentford - 2 £57,500 -
Wimbledon - 2 £53,750 -
Twickenham -12 1 £35,000 -41.66%
Westminster - 1 - - 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £45,000 -
Croydon - 1 £57,500 - 1
LESS
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 London region with a requirement for LESS.

1 522 (95.96%) CSS
2 513 (94.30%) JavaScript
3 461 (84.74%) Sass
4 437 (80.33%) HTML
5 341 (62.68%) HTML5
6 337 (61.95%) AngularJS
7 308 (56.62%) CSS3
8 300 (55.15%) Front End Development
9 272 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
10 220 (40.44%) jQuery
11 206 (37.87%) Git (software)
12 199 (36.58%) User Experience
13 196 (36.03%) React
14 169 (31.07%) gulp
15 164 (30.15%) Node.js
16 159 (29.23%) TDD
17 155 (28.49%) MVC
18 150 (27.57%) ES6
19 148 (27.21%) Grunt
20 139 (25.55%) Web Development
21 130 (23.90%) REST
22 112 (20.59%) Unit Testing
23 109 (20.04%) Backbone.js
24 108 (19.85%) OO
25 104 (19.12%) Scrum
26 100 (18.38%) .NET
27 98 (18.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
28 93 (17.10%) PHP
29 92 (16.91%) Responsive Web Design
30 88 (16.18%) RESTful

LESS
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 74 (13.60%) CMS
2 23 (4.23%) Drupal
2 23 (4.23%) WordPress
3 18 (3.31%) Apache Solr
4 16 (2.94%) Apache
5 15 (2.76%) EPiServer
6 12 (2.21%) Elasticsearch
6 12 (2.21%) Tomcat
7 11 (2.02%) Umbraco
8 10 (1.84%) Sitecore CMS
9 9 (1.65%) Ethereum
9 9 (1.65%) Hyperledger
10 8 (1.47%) IIS
11 6 (1.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 6 (1.10%) Jetty
11 6 (1.10%) Mule
11 6 (1.10%) Mule ESB
12 4 (0.74%) Confluence
12 4 (0.74%) NServiceBus
13 3 (0.55%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 24 (4.41%) Photoshop
2 12 (2.21%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (1.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.37%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 13 (2.39%) Magento
2 10 (1.84%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.18%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 82 (15.07%) GitHub
2 77 (14.15%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (6.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (2.39%) SaaS
5 12 (2.21%) PaaS
6 11 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (2.02%) Google Analytics
7 10 (1.84%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 3 (0.55%) Adobe Analytics
8 3 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.18%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.18%) Heroku
9 1 (0.18%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 35 (6.43%) HTTP
2 30 (5.51%) Internet
3 5 (0.92%) Intranet
4 4 (0.74%) LDAP
5 3 (0.55%) Broadband
6 2 (0.37%) DNS
6 2 (0.37%) Skype
6 2 (0.37%) SSL
7 1 (0.18%) DVB
7 1 (0.18%) SSH
7 1 (0.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (10.29%) MySQL
2 47 (8.64%) SQL Server
3 33 (6.07%) NoSQL
4 25 (4.60%) MongoDB
5 20 (3.68%) Redis
6 18 (3.31%) PostgreSQL
7 16 (2.94%) Couchbase
8 14 (2.57%) Blockchain
9 11 (2.02%) Relational Database
10 7 (1.29%) Azure SQL Database
10 7 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (1.10%) Amazon Redshift
11 6 (1.10%) Looker
12 5 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
12 5 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (0.74%) DocumentDB
14 2 (0.37%) CouchDB
14 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 206 (37.87%) Git (software)
2 169 (31.07%) gulp
3 148 (27.21%) Grunt
4 80 (14.71%) Jasmine
5 73 (13.42%) webpack
6 62 (11.40%) Karma Test Runner
7 51 (9.38%) Selenium
8 47 (8.64%) Bower
9 44 (8.09%) Mocha
10 41 (7.54%) Jenkins
11 31 (5.70%) Babel
12 27 (4.96%) Subversion
13 26 (4.78%) PostCSS
14 25 (4.60%) Team Foundation Server
15 24 (4.41%) jspm
16 23 (4.23%) Visual Studio
17 21 (3.86%) JIRA
17 21 (3.86%) TeamCity
18 18 (3.31%) Protractor
19 15 (2.76%) Maven
General
1 82 (15.07%) Finance
2 54 (9.93%) Marketing
3 42 (7.72%) Banking
4 39 (7.17%) Games
5 25 (4.60%) Retail
6 19 (3.49%) Legal
7 18 (3.31%) Telecoms
8 16 (2.94%) Advertising
8 16 (2.94%) Investment Banking
8 16 (2.94%) Law
9 7 (1.29%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.92%) Front Office
11 4 (0.74%) Back Office
12 3 (0.55%) Automotive
13 2 (0.37%) Publishing
14 1 (0.18%) Mandarin Language
14 1 (0.18%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 491 (90.26%) Developer
2 240 (44.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 172 (31.62%) Senior Developer
4 122 (22.43%) JavaScript Developer
5 81 (14.89%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 70 (12.87%) HTML Developer
7 53 (9.74%) HTML CSS Developer
8 52 (9.56%) Full Stack Developer
9 50 (9.19%) Web Developer
10 48 (8.82%) UI Developer
11 42 (7.72%) .NET Developer
12 38 (6.99%) Angular Developer
13 30 (5.51%) Senior JavaScript Developer
14 29 (5.33%) PHP Developer
15 27 (4.96%) C# Developer
16 25 (4.60%) Lead Developer
16 25 (4.60%) Senior Web Developer
17 23 (4.23%) Node.js Developer
18 22 (4.04%) Senior Full Stack Developer
19 20 (3.68%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 522 (95.96%) CSS
2 461 (84.74%) Sass
3 437 (80.33%) HTML
4 341 (62.68%) HTML5
5 337 (61.95%) AngularJS
6 308 (56.62%) CSS3
7 220 (40.44%) jQuery
8 196 (36.03%) React
9 164 (30.15%) Node.js
10 130 (23.90%) REST
11 109 (20.04%) Backbone.js
12 100 (18.38%) .NET
13 98 (18.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 88 (16.18%) RESTful
15 73 (13.42%) Ajax
16 66 (12.13%) KnockoutJS
17 65 (11.95%) JSON
18 64 (11.76%) Redux
19 58 (10.66%) Web Services
20 55 (10.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 199 (36.58%) User Experience
2 52 (9.56%) Computer Science
2 52 (9.56%) Greenfield Project
3 29 (5.33%) Mobile App
4 24 (4.41%) Fintech
5 19 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (2.57%) W3C
7 12 (2.21%) Linux Command Line
8 10 (1.84%) Cloud Native
9 9 (1.65%) Digital Media
10 8 (1.47%) Blog
10 8 (1.47%) Streaming Video
11 6 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.10%) Equities
11 6 (1.10%) Fixed Income
11 6 (1.10%) Over-the-Top Content
11 6 (1.10%) Semantic Web
12 4 (0.74%) e-Health
12 4 (0.74%) iPad
12 4 (0.74%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 55 (10.11%) Linux
2 19 (3.49%) Apple iOS
3 18 (3.31%) Android
4 8 (1.47%) Windows
5 5 (0.92%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.55%) Unix
7 2 (0.37%) CentOS
7 2 (0.37%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.18%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 300 (55.15%) Front End Development
2 272 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 159 (29.23%) TDD
4 155 (28.49%) MVC
5 139 (25.55%) Web Development
6 112 (20.59%) Unit Testing
7 108 (19.85%) OO
8 104 (19.12%) Scrum
9 92 (16.91%) Responsive Web Design
10 77 (14.15%) BDD
11 76 (13.97%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
12 71 (13.05%) Test Automation
13 66 (12.13%) Software Engineering
14 60 (11.03%) Analytics
14 60 (11.03%) Continuous Integration
15 56 (10.29%) E-Commerce
16 55 (10.11%) Mentoring
17 54 (9.93%) OOP
18 50 (9.19%) SEO
19 42 (7.72%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 513 (94.30%) JavaScript
2 150 (27.57%) ES6
3 93 (17.10%) PHP
4 80 (14.71%) C#
5 75 (13.79%) SQL
6 65 (11.95%) TypeScript
7 57 (10.48%) Java
8 40 (7.35%) ECMAScript
9 28 (5.15%) Python
10 15 (2.76%) Clojure
11 11 (2.02%) Groovy
12 7 (1.29%) Ruby
13 6 (1.10%) T-SQL
14 5 (0.92%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.92%) Go
14 5 (0.92%) Perl
14 5 (0.92%) XPath
15 4 (0.74%) Scala
16 2 (0.37%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.37%) XAML
Qualifications
1 79 (14.52%) Degree
2 48 (8.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.55%) MBA
3 3 (0.55%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.18%) ICAEW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (10.48%) QA
2 7 (1.29%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.55%) WCAG
4 1 (0.18%) WAI
System Software
1 64 (11.76%) Docker
2 15 (2.76%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 21 (3.86%) Kubernetes
2 18 (3.31%) Ansible
3 7 (1.29%) Puppet
4 3 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.18%) Grafana
5 1 (0.18%) Kibana
5 1 (0.18%) logstash
5 1 (0.18%) MOM
5 1 (0.18%) Packer
5 1 (0.18%) StatsD
Vendors
1 48 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 16 (2.94%) Google
3 15 (2.76%) Adobe
3 15 (2.76%) Zend
4 12 (2.21%) Oracle
5 11 (2.02%) Sitecore
6 10 (1.84%) Marketo
7 6 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (1.10%) Twitter
8 4 (0.74%) BT
8 4 (0.74%) hybris
8 4 (0.74%) Perforce
8 4 (0.74%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 3 (0.55%) Sencha
10 2 (0.37%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.37%) Selligent
10 2 (0.37%) Sony
10 2 (0.37%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.18%) ATG
11 1 (0.18%) TIBCO
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Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum 40k-70k with benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
West London
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Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
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London
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Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
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Salary: From £45,000 to £56,000 per annum
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Croydon, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Training + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £110,000 to £120,000 per annum + Great Benefits (3x positions)
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London
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Salary: £500 - £575 per day
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London
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + equity, pension
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London
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South West London
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
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South West London
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Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £100,000 to £120,000 per annum (x2 positions)
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South West London
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South West London
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
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North West London
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