Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 123 130
Rank change year-on-year -8 +7 +25
Permanent jobs citing LESS 34 43 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.25% 1.55% 1.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.45% 3.25% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 28 48
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +23.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,875 £34,750 £30,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £67,500 £58,625
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,388 1,324 1,501
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 50.99% 47.75% 48.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,220 1,129 1,265
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

LESS
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for LESS in Oxfordshire

LESS
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for LESS in Oxfordshire

LESS
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LESS in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for LESS in Oxfordshire

LESS
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -15 20 £47,500 -26.92% 2
Witney - 5 - -
Bicester - 1 £27,500 -
Wallingford - 1 £43,500 -
LESS
South East

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT jobs citing LESS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for LESS.

1 34 (100.00%) CSS
2 33 (97.06%) JavaScript
3 25 (73.53%) Git (software)
4 24 (70.59%) HTML
5 23 (67.65%) JSON
6 21 (61.76%) HTML5
7 20 (58.82%) Sass
8 18 (52.94%) React
9 17 (50.00%) gulp
10 16 (47.06%) Grunt
11 15 (44.12%) Front End Development
11 15 (44.12%) Web Development
12 14 (41.18%) MVC
12 14 (41.18%) C#
12 14 (41.18%) .NET
12 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET
12 14 (41.18%) Entity Framework
12 14 (41.18%) Razor View Engine
13 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
13 13 (38.24%) .NET Framework
13 13 (38.24%) jQuery
14 12 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (35.29%) LINQ
14 12 (35.29%) TeamCity
14 12 (35.29%) Web Services
14 12 (35.29%) REST
14 12 (35.29%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (35.29%) MSBuild
14 12 (35.29%) Responsive Web Design
15 11 (32.35%) User Experience

LESS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 11 (32.35%) IIS
2 10 (29.41%) CMS
3 9 (26.47%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.94%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.94%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
2 10 (29.41%) Blockchain
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.94%) Redis
Development Applications
1 25 (73.53%) Git (software)
2 17 (50.00%) gulp
3 16 (47.06%) Grunt
4 12 (35.29%) MSBuild
4 12 (35.29%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.94%) Axure RP
5 1 (2.94%) Babel
5 1 (2.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (2.94%) webpack
General
1 4 (11.76%) Retail
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (67.65%) Developer
2 12 (35.29%) Web Developer
3 10 (29.41%) C# Developer
3 10 (29.41%) JavaScript Engineer
4 9 (26.47%) Senior Developer
5 8 (23.53%) C# Web Developer
6 7 (20.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 7 (20.59%) Senior Web Developer
6 7 (20.59%) UI Developer
7 6 (17.65%) Senior C# Developer
8 5 (14.71%) .NET Developer
8 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 4 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (11.76%) UX Developer
10 3 (8.82%) .NET Web Developer
10 3 (8.82%) Sitecore Developer
10 3 (8.82%) UI/UX Developer
10 3 (8.82%) Web UI Developer
10 3 (8.82%) Web UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) CSS
2 24 (70.59%) HTML
3 23 (67.65%) JSON
4 21 (61.76%) HTML5
5 20 (58.82%) Sass
6 18 (52.94%) React
7 14 (41.18%) .NET
7 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET
7 14 (41.18%) Entity Framework
7 14 (41.18%) Razor View Engine
8 13 (38.24%) .NET Framework
8 13 (38.24%) jQuery
9 12 (35.29%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (35.29%) LINQ
9 12 (35.29%) REST
9 12 (35.29%) Web Services
10 11 (32.35%) Lambda Expressions
11 10 (29.41%) Immutable.js
11 10 (29.41%) React Native
11 10 (29.41%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) User Experience
2 10 (29.41%) Data Structures
2 10 (29.41%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (8.82%) FMCG
3 3 (8.82%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Android
1 10 (29.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Front End Development
1 15 (44.12%) Web Development
2 14 (41.18%) MVC
3 12 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (35.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 11 (32.35%) Web Design
5 10 (29.41%) A/B Testing
5 10 (29.41%) Benchmarking
5 10 (29.41%) Isomorphic JavaScript
5 10 (29.41%) Translating Business Requirements
5 10 (29.41%) Wireframes
6 3 (8.82%) Analytics
6 3 (8.82%) API Development
6 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.82%) Machine Learning
7 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.88%) OO
7 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.88%) Web Application Development
8 1 (2.94%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 33 (97.06%) JavaScript
2 14 (41.18%) C#
3 3 (8.82%) SQL
4 1 (2.94%) ES6
4 1 (2.94%) PHP
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Sitecore
2 2 (5.88%) Google
3 1 (2.94%) Facebook
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle