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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
England / London
Rank 323 346 391
Rank change year-on-year +23 +45  
Permanent jobs citing LESS 268 346 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.81% 0.83% 0.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.02% 2.09% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 224 309 223
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £62,800 £62,500
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 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 13261 16568 15378
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 39.94% 39.91% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 11417 14467 13029
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 23 March 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 23 March 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 +40 32 £50,000 +11.11% 13
Hammersmith -10 2 £63,750 -
West End of London +10 1 £45,000 - 1
Hounslow - 1 £47,500 -
LESS
England

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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

1 585 (96.06%) JavaScript
2 572 (93.92%) CSS
3 557 (91.46%) Sass
4 511 (83.91%) HTML
5 414 (67.98%) HTML5
6 364 (59.77%) CSS3
7 348 (57.14%) AngularJS
8 303 (49.75%) Front End Development
9 298 (48.93%) Agile Software Development
10 235 (38.59%) jQuery
11 217 (35.63%) Git (software)
12 205 (33.66%) React
13 203 (33.33%) gulp
14 193 (31.69%) Grunt
15 181 (29.72%) Node.js
16 161 (26.44%) TDD
16 161 (26.44%) User Experience
17 159 (26.11%) OO
18 143 (23.48%) MVC
19 142 (23.32%) Web Development
20 132 (21.67%) ES6
21 129 (21.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 118 (19.38%) Unit Testing
23 115 (18.88%) REST
24 112 (18.39%) .NET
25 108 (17.73%) Scrum
26 101 (16.58%) C#
27 100 (16.42%) PHP
28 95 (15.60%) Finance
29 91 (14.94%) Jasmine

LESS
Top Related 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 61 (10.02%) CMS
2 27 (4.43%) Elasticsearch
3 26 (4.27%) WordPress
4 22 (3.61%) Drupal
5 16 (2.63%) IIS
6 14 (2.30%) Apache Solr
7 13 (2.13%) Apache
7 13 (2.13%) EPiServer
7 13 (2.13%) Umbraco
8 9 (1.48%) Tomcat
9 6 (0.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 6 (0.99%) nginx
10 5 (0.82%) Joomla!
11 3 (0.49%) NServiceBus
11 3 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.33%) Ethereum
12 2 (0.33%) ExpressionEngine
12 2 (0.33%) Hyperledger
13 1 (0.16%) Alfresco
13 1 (0.16%) Liferay
Applications
1 55 (9.03%) Photoshop
2 25 (4.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 19 (3.12%) MS Excel
4 9 (1.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (1.48%) GIMP
5 4 (0.66%) HipChat
6 2 (0.33%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (3.12%) Magento
2 1 (0.16%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 54 (8.87%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (8.37%) GitHub
3 34 (5.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 32 (5.25%) SaaS
5 9 (1.48%) PaaS
6 6 (0.99%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 6 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.99%) Heroku
7 4 (0.66%) Akamai
7 4 (0.66%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.49%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.16%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.16%) Office 365
9 1 (0.16%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 42 (6.90%) HTTP
2 17 (2.79%) Internet
3 12 (1.97%) Intranet
4 5 (0.82%) LDAP
5 4 (0.66%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.33%) DNS
6 2 (0.33%) Skype
6 2 (0.33%) SSH
6 2 (0.33%) SSL
7 1 (0.16%) DVB
7 1 (0.16%) LAN
7 1 (0.16%) RFID
7 1 (0.16%) WAN
7 1 (0.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (9.36%) SQL Server
2 51 (8.37%) MySQL
3 37 (6.08%) Relational Database
4 22 (3.61%) MongoDB
5 21 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
5 21 (3.45%) Redis
6 14 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (1.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 12 (1.97%) NoSQL
7 12 (1.97%) SQL Server 2014
7 12 (1.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (1.31%) Azure SQL Database
8 8 (1.31%) DocumentDB
9 7 (1.15%) Blockchain
10 4 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.49%) Big Data
11 3 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.49%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 217 (35.63%) Git (software)
2 203 (33.33%) gulp
3 193 (31.69%) Grunt
4 91 (14.94%) Jasmine
5 83 (13.63%) webpack
6 65 (10.67%) Karma Test Runner
7 55 (9.03%) Bower
8 43 (7.06%) Mocha
9 42 (6.90%) Subversion
10 38 (6.24%) Jenkins
11 35 (5.75%) Team Foundation Server
12 31 (5.09%) JIRA
13 30 (4.93%) Selenium
14 29 (4.76%) jspm
15 25 (4.11%) Visual Studio
16 18 (2.96%) Babel
17 16 (2.63%) git-flow
18 13 (2.13%) GitLab
19 12 (1.97%) JUnit
19 12 (1.97%) TeamCity
General
1 95 (15.60%) Finance
2 51 (8.37%) Marketing
3 44 (7.22%) Banking
4 38 (6.24%) Games
5 37 (6.08%) Retail
6 19 (3.12%) Investment Banking
6 19 (3.12%) Law
7 12 (1.97%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.64%) Legal
9 7 (1.15%) Front Office
10 4 (0.66%) Advertising
10 4 (0.66%) Mandarin Language
11 2 (0.33%) Automotive
11 2 (0.33%) Back Office
11 2 (0.33%) Publishing
12 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.16%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 552 (90.64%) Developer
2 270 (44.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 176 (28.90%) JavaScript Developer
4 124 (20.36%) Senior Developer
5 116 (19.05%) HTML Developer
6 84 (13.79%) HTML CSS Developer
7 81 (13.30%) Angular Developer
8 74 (12.15%) Web Developer
9 57 (9.36%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 55 (9.03%) UI Developer
11 42 (6.90%) .NET Developer
12 38 (6.24%) Lead Developer
13 37 (6.08%) Full Stack Developer
14 36 (5.91%) C# Developer
15 26 (4.27%) C# .NET Developer
16 25 (4.11%) Senior JavaScript Developer
17 24 (3.94%) Node.js Developer
18 23 (3.78%) PHP Developer
19 21 (3.45%) Senior Web Developer
20 20 (3.28%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 572 (93.92%) CSS
2 557 (91.46%) Sass
3 511 (83.91%) HTML
4 414 (67.98%) HTML5
5 364 (59.77%) CSS3
6 348 (57.14%) AngularJS
7 235 (38.59%) jQuery
8 205 (33.66%) React
9 181 (29.72%) Node.js
10 129 (21.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 115 (18.88%) REST
12 112 (18.39%) .NET
13 84 (13.79%) Ajax
14 79 (12.97%) Backbone.js
15 74 (12.15%) ASP.NET
16 62 (10.18%) JSON
17 59 (9.69%) Web Services
18 57 (9.36%) RESTful
19 56 (9.20%) KnockoutJS
20 50 (8.21%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 161 (26.44%) User Experience
2 50 (8.21%) Computer Science
3 37 (6.08%) Mobile App
4 29 (4.76%) Fintech
5 21 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (2.79%) Client/Server
7 11 (1.81%) W3C
8 7 (1.15%) Blog
9 6 (0.99%) Linux Command Line
10 5 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.82%) Graphic Design
11 4 (0.66%) Digital Media
11 4 (0.66%) NHS
12 3 (0.49%) Biotechnology
12 3 (0.49%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.33%) Mobile Payment
13 2 (0.33%) Online Banking
13 2 (0.33%) PlayStation
13 2 (0.33%) Streaming Video
13 2 (0.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (4.11%) Linux
2 14 (2.30%) Android
2 14 (2.30%) Apple iOS
3 6 (0.99%) Windows
4 2 (0.33%) CentOS
4 2 (0.33%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.16%) Unix
5 1 (0.16%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 303 (49.75%) Front End Development
2 298 (48.93%) Agile Software Development
3 161 (26.44%) TDD
4 159 (26.11%) OO
5 143 (23.48%) MVC
6 142 (23.32%) Web Development
7 118 (19.38%) Unit Testing
8 108 (17.73%) Scrum
9 83 (13.63%) Responsive Web Design
10 78 (12.81%) E-Commerce
11 71 (11.66%) BDD
12 62 (10.18%) SEO
13 59 (9.69%) SOA
13 59 (9.69%) Wireframes
14 57 (9.36%) Continuous Integration
15 48 (7.88%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
15 48 (7.88%) Software Engineering
16 46 (7.55%) SOLID
17 44 (7.22%) Functional Programming
18 43 (7.06%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 585 (96.06%) JavaScript
2 132 (21.67%) ES6
3 101 (16.58%) C#
4 100 (16.42%) PHP
5 89 (14.61%) TypeScript
6 63 (10.34%) Java
7 55 (9.03%) SQL
8 50 (8.21%) Python
9 30 (4.93%) Go
10 12 (1.97%) XPath
11 11 (1.81%) Scala
12 10 (1.64%) CoffeeScript
13 9 (1.48%) Clojure
13 9 (1.48%) VB.NET
14 6 (0.99%) ECMAScript
15 5 (0.82%) Perl
16 4 (0.66%) Apple Swift
16 4 (0.66%) Groovy
16 4 (0.66%) T-SQL
17 3 (0.49%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 62 (10.18%) Degree
2 3 (0.49%) ICAEW
2 3 (0.49%) MBA
2 3 (0.49%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.16%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.11%) QA
2 12 (1.97%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.66%) WCAG
System Software
1 51 (8.37%) Docker
2 15 (2.46%) Varnish
3 1 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 12 (1.97%) Ansible
2 6 (0.99%) Kubernetes
3 5 (0.82%) Puppet
4 4 (0.66%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.16%) Grafana
5 1 (0.16%) Kibana
5 1 (0.16%) logstash
5 1 (0.16%) MOM
5 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.16%) Packer
5 1 (0.16%) StatsD
Vendors
1 61 (10.02%) Microsoft
2 21 (3.45%) Adobe
2 21 (3.45%) Zend
3 18 (2.96%) Twitter
4 12 (1.97%) Google
5 10 (1.64%) Oracle
6 7 (1.15%) Xamarin
7 5 (0.82%) Facebook
7 5 (0.82%) Perforce
8 4 (0.66%) BT
8 4 (0.66%) Cognizant
8 4 (0.66%) Remedy
9 3 (0.49%) hybris
9 3 (0.49%) Sencha
9 3 (0.49%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.33%) MEDITECH
10 2 (0.33%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.16%) IBM
11 1 (0.16%) Intel
11 1 (0.16%) TIBCO
London
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stott & May
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
We Are Aspire Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stepstone UK
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: DOE
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Reco Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus, Training budget, 25 days holi
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £65k - 75k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + and additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £85,000 to £100,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago