Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 149 124 173
Rank change year-on-year -25 +49 -6
Permanent jobs citing LESS 24 36 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.81% 1.35% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.56% 2.95% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 22 30 25
Oxfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +28.57% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £67,500 £39,200
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +21.43% -15.66%

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 1,536 1,220 1,502
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 51.91% 45.59% 48.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,382 1,075 1,280
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,750 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -18 20 £40,000 -20.00%
LESS
South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 24 (100.00%) HTML
1 24 (100.00%) CSS
1 24 (100.00%) Sass
2 22 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 22 (91.67%) React
3 21 (87.50%) AngularJS
3 21 (87.50%) CSS3
4 19 (79.17%) Ember.js
5 18 (75.00%) Front End Development
6 17 (70.83%) HTML5
7 12 (50.00%) Backbone.js
8 9 (37.50%) User Experience
9 8 (33.33%) Redux
9 8 (33.33%) Git (software)
10 7 (29.17%) Machine Learning
10 7 (29.17%) Robotics
10 7 (29.17%) Subversion
10 7 (29.17%) MVC
10 7 (29.17%) Angular 2
10 7 (29.17%) Meteor
10 7 (29.17%) Analytics
10 7 (29.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (25.00%) TypeScript
11 6 (25.00%) Web Design
11 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
11 6 (25.00%) Google
12 5 (20.83%) Responsive Web Design
12 5 (20.83%) Vue (Vue.js)
13 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
14 2 (8.33%) Web Application Development

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:

Applications
1 2 (8.33%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) GitHub
2 1 (4.17%) npm
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 7 (29.17%) Subversion
3 2 (8.33%) Axure RP
3 2 (8.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (4.17%) Babel
4 1 (4.17%) webpack
General
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (54.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (37.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (8.33%) React Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 2 (8.33%) UX Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (4.17%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (4.17%) HTML Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) CSS
1 24 (100.00%) HTML
1 24 (100.00%) Sass
2 22 (91.67%) React
3 21 (87.50%) AngularJS
3 21 (87.50%) CSS3
4 19 (79.17%) Ember.js
5 17 (70.83%) HTML5
6 12 (50.00%) Backbone.js
7 8 (33.33%) Redux
8 7 (29.17%) Angular 2
8 7 (29.17%) Meteor
8 7 (29.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (20.83%) Vue (Vue.js)
10 2 (8.33%) Web Components
11 1 (4.17%) Browserify
11 1 (4.17%) koa
11 1 (4.17%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) User Experience
2 7 (29.17%) Robotics
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Front End Development
2 7 (29.17%) Analytics
2 7 (29.17%) Machine Learning
2 7 (29.17%) MVC
3 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (25.00%) Web Design
4 5 (20.83%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.33%) Adaptive Web Design
6 2 (8.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 2 (8.33%) Web Application Development
7 1 (4.17%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.17%) DevOps
7 1 (4.17%) Scrum
7 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (25.00%) TypeScript
3 2 (8.33%) ES6
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Google