Period
to 22 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 112 164
Rank change year-on-year -38 +52 -1
Permanent jobs citing LESS 26 50 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.84% 1.87% 0.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.65% 4.39% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 22 47 40
Oxfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +28.57% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £37,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,875 £54,250 £47,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -6.25%

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 1,574 1,140 1,604
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 50.77% 42.57% 46.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,407 991 1,356
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,000 £65,000 £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 February 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 February 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 -23 13 £40,000 -5.88% 1
LESS
South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 26 (100.00%) CSS
2 25 (96.15%) HTML
2 25 (96.15%) Sass
3 24 (92.31%) JavaScript
4 22 (84.62%) CSS3
5 19 (73.08%) AngularJS
5 19 (73.08%) React
6 18 (69.23%) HTML5
7 17 (65.38%) Front End Development
8 16 (61.54%) Backbone.js
8 16 (61.54%) Ember.js
9 12 (46.15%) Git (software)
9 12 (46.15%) Subversion
10 11 (42.31%) Responsive Web Design
11 10 (38.46%) User Experience
12 8 (30.77%) MVC
13 6 (23.08%) Web Design
13 6 (23.08%) Google
13 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
13 6 (23.08%) TypeScript
14 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (19.23%) Vue (Vue.js)
15 4 (15.38%) jQuery
15 4 (15.38%) CMS
16 3 (11.54%) PHP
16 3 (11.54%) MySQL
16 3 (11.54%) Project Management
16 3 (11.54%) Marketing
16 3 (11.54%) Content Management
16 3 (11.54%) Grunt

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 4 (15.38%) CMS
2 3 (11.54%) ExpressionEngine
2 3 (11.54%) WordPress
3 1 (3.85%) Kentico
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) InVision
2 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) npm
2 2 (7.69%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Git (software)
1 12 (46.15%) Subversion
2 3 (11.54%) Grunt
3 2 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (7.69%) Axure RP
3 2 (7.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (7.69%) gulp
3 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.85%) Babel
4 1 (3.85%) Firebug
4 1 (3.85%) PostCSS
4 1 (3.85%) webpack
General
1 3 (11.54%) Marketing
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (88.46%) Developer
2 13 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (34.62%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Development Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Web Development Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Web Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Website Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (7.69%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (7.69%) HTML Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 2 (7.69%) UX Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (3.85%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) CSS
2 25 (96.15%) HTML
2 25 (96.15%) Sass
3 22 (84.62%) CSS3
4 19 (73.08%) AngularJS
4 19 (73.08%) React
5 18 (69.23%) HTML5
6 16 (61.54%) Backbone.js
6 16 (61.54%) Ember.js
7 5 (19.23%) Vue (Vue.js)
8 4 (15.38%) jQuery
9 3 (11.54%) Node.js
10 2 (7.69%) Redux
10 2 (7.69%) Web Components
11 1 (3.85%) Ajax
11 1 (3.85%) Browserify
11 1 (3.85%) koa
11 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) User Experience
2 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Front End Development
2 11 (42.31%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (30.77%) MVC
4 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 6 (23.08%) Web Design
5 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.54%) Content Management
6 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (11.54%) Project Management
7 2 (7.69%) Adaptive Web Design
7 2 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (7.69%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 2 (7.69%) Issue Tracking
7 2 (7.69%) Project Planning
7 2 (7.69%) Web Application Development
7 2 (7.69%) Web Development
8 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.85%) DevOps
8 1 (3.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 24 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 6 (23.08%) TypeScript
3 3 (11.54%) PHP
4 2 (7.69%) ES6
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Google
2 2 (7.69%) Twitter