The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
South West / Somerset
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 78 66
Rank change year-on-year +5 -12  
Permanent jobs citing LESS 4 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.56% 0.15% 1.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.23% 0.34% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 6
Median salary £57,500 £32,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +76.92% -10.34%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% +1.35%  

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 Somerset with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 324 292 267
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 45.70% 44.18% 42.65%
Number of salaries quoted 270 262 240
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

LESS
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

LESS
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for LESS in Somerset

LESS
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 4 £57,500 - 1
LESS
South West

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Somerset region with a requirement for LESS.

1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) Node.js
1 4 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 4 (100.00%) Sass
1 4 (100.00%) Ember.js
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) Grunt
1 4 (100.00%) Bower
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
1 4 (100.00%) React
1 4 (100.00%) gulp
1 4 (100.00%) Front End Development

LESS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Bower
1 4 (100.00%) Grunt
1 4 (100.00%) gulp
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Angular Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior UI Developer
2 2 (50.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 4 (100.00%) Ember.js
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) Node.js
1 4 (100.00%) React
1 4 (100.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago