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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 73 78
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5  
Permanent jobs citing LESS 6 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.87% 0.77% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.74% 1.57% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 1
Median salary £50,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.57% -5.00%  
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 Oxford with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 344 318 332
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 49.64% 49.00% 48.19%
Number of salaries quoted 311 286 282
Median salary £41,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.86% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

LESS
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for LESS in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 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 Oxford region with a requirement for LESS.

1 25 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (92.00%) HTML
3 22 (88.00%) CSS
3 22 (88.00%) HTML5
4 19 (76.00%) jQuery
5 14 (56.00%) MVC
6 13 (52.00%) Sass
7 12 (48.00%) Front End Development
8 11 (44.00%) AngularJS
8 11 (44.00%) Data Protection
9 10 (40.00%) REST
9 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
10 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
10 9 (36.00%) C#
10 9 (36.00%) .NET
10 9 (36.00%) Razor View Engine
10 9 (36.00%) Entity Framework
10 9 (36.00%) Web Development
10 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (32.00%) JSON
11 8 (32.00%) Node.js
11 8 (32.00%) CSS3
11 8 (32.00%) Web Services
11 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (28.00%) Backbone.js
12 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
12 7 (28.00%) gulp
13 6 (24.00%) React
13 6 (24.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (24.00%) Ember.js

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 3 (12.00%) WordPress
2 1 (4.00%) Drupal
2 1 (4.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) MySQL
3 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (28.00%) gulp
2 5 (20.00%) Subversion
3 4 (16.00%) Bower
3 4 (16.00%) Grunt
4 1 (4.00%) Mocha
4 1 (4.00%) webpack
General
1 1 (4.00%) Advertising
1 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (96.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) C# Developer
2 7 (28.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Web Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 4 (16.00%) .NET Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Angular Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (12.00%) HTML Developer
6 3 (12.00%) PHP Developer
6 3 (12.00%) PHP Web Developer
6 3 (12.00%) PHP WordPress Developer
6 3 (12.00%) WordPress Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Agile Developer
7 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Node.js Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Full Stack Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (92.00%) HTML
2 22 (88.00%) CSS
2 22 (88.00%) HTML5
3 19 (76.00%) jQuery
4 13 (52.00%) Sass
5 11 (44.00%) AngularJS
6 10 (40.00%) REST
7 9 (36.00%) .NET
7 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
7 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (36.00%) Entity Framework
7 9 (36.00%) Razor View Engine
8 8 (32.00%) CSS3
8 8 (32.00%) JSON
8 8 (32.00%) Node.js
8 8 (32.00%) Web Services
9 7 (28.00%) Backbone.js
10 6 (24.00%) Ember.js
10 6 (24.00%) React
10 6 (24.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (16.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Android
1 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) MVC
2 12 (48.00%) Front End Development
3 11 (44.00%) Data Protection
4 9 (36.00%) Web Development
5 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.00%) OO
6 4 (16.00%) TDD
7 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (12.00%) SOA
7 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (12.00%) Web Design
8 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (8.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (8.00%) OOP
8 2 (8.00%) Open Source
9 1 (4.00%) Android Development
9 1 (4.00%) API Development
9 1 (4.00%) API Integration
9 1 (4.00%) iOS Development
9 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (36.00%) C#
3 5 (20.00%) PHP
4 3 (12.00%) CoffeeScript
5 1 (4.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) Java
5 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Samsung
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