Period
to 24 November 2017

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

LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 82 108
Rank change year-on-year -21 +26 -4
Permanent jobs citing LESS 16 35 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.01% 2.38% 1.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.96% 4.46% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 10 34 29
Oxford median annual salary £65,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% -2.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £48,375 £29,275 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £52,875 £47,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +23.53% +6.25% +14.29%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Oxford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 815 785 785
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 51.45% 53.47% 47.23%
Number of salaries quoted 725 688 631
Oxford median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £30,750 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £67,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

LESS
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for LESS in Oxford

LESS
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for LESS in Oxford

LESS
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LESS in Oxford over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for LESS in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Oxford region with a requirement for LESS.

1 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
1 16 (100.00%) HTML5
1 16 (100.00%) CSS3
2 15 (93.75%) Sass
2 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (68.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 11 (68.75%) Axure RP
3 11 (68.75%) User Experience
3 11 (68.75%) Web Application Development
3 11 (68.75%) GitHub
3 11 (68.75%) InVision
3 11 (68.75%) Adaptive Web Design
4 5 (31.25%) jQuery
4 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 4 (25.00%) gulp
5 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (18.75%) Grunt
6 3 (18.75%) Node.js
6 3 (18.75%) Front End Development
6 3 (18.75%) React
6 3 (18.75%) TDD
6 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
6 3 (18.75%) Web Development
7 2 (12.50%) MySQL
7 2 (12.50%) Ajax
7 2 (12.50%) Bower
7 2 (12.50%) REST
7 2 (12.50%) WebSockets

LESS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) CMS
1 1 (6.25%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (68.75%) InVision
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 11 (68.75%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Axure RP
1 11 (68.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 4 (25.00%) gulp
3 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 3 (18.75%) Grunt
4 2 (12.50%) Bower
5 1 (6.25%) Protractor
5 1 (6.25%) Selenium
5 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (68.75%) UX Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Node.js Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Angular Developer
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
1 16 (100.00%) CSS3
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) HTML5
2 15 (93.75%) Sass
3 5 (31.25%) jQuery
4 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (18.75%) Node.js
5 3 (18.75%) React
6 2 (12.50%) Ajax
6 2 (12.50%) Backbone.js
6 2 (12.50%) REST
6 2 (12.50%) WebSockets
7 1 (6.25%) Play Framework
7 1 (6.25%) Spring
7 1 (6.25%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
2 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) Adaptive Web Design
2 11 (68.75%) Web Application Development
3 3 (18.75%) Front End Development
3 3 (18.75%) TDD
3 3 (18.75%) Web Development
4 1 (6.25%) BDD
4 1 (6.25%) Content Management
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) SEO
4 1 (6.25%) SOA
4 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
4 1 (6.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) C
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe