The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 68 62
Rank change year-on-year +32 -6  
Permanent jobs citing LESS 4 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 1.38% 0.68% 0.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.70% 1.37% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Median salary £40,000 £49,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.36% -  
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 Suffolk with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 108 293 260
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 37.37% 49.49% 45.86%
Number of salaries quoted 100 263 231
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,050 £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 Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

LESS
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for LESS in Suffolk

LESS
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Ipswich - 4 £40,000 - 1
LESS
East of England

LESS
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for LESS.

1 13 (100.00%) Sass
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 8 (61.54%) .NET
3 8 (61.54%) CSS
3 8 (61.54%) Ajax
3 8 (61.54%) JSON
3 8 (61.54%) jQuery
3 8 (61.54%) Front End Development
4 7 (53.85%) Degree
5 6 (46.15%) TypeScript
5 6 (46.15%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (46.15%) Automated Testing
5 6 (46.15%) Web Design
5 6 (46.15%) HTML
6 5 (38.46%) TDD
6 5 (38.46%) RESTful
6 5 (38.46%) HTML5
6 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
6 5 (38.46%) SignalR
6 5 (38.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (38.46%) Apache Cordova
6 5 (38.46%) Dependency Management
6 5 (38.46%) Node.js
6 5 (38.46%) CSS3
6 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
6 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (38.46%) Swagger
6 5 (38.46%) Handlebars
7 4 (30.77%) OOP

LESS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 2 (15.38%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Bower
1 2 (15.38%) gulp
1 2 (15.38%) Jasmine
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
1 2 (15.38%) JSHint
1 2 (15.38%) Karma Test Runner
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (30.77%) Angular Developer
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (7.69%) HTML Developer
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) Sass
2 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) Ajax
2 8 (61.54%) CSS
2 8 (61.54%) jQuery
2 8 (61.54%) JSON
3 6 (46.15%) HTML
4 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
4 5 (38.46%) Apache Cordova
4 5 (38.46%) CSS3
4 5 (38.46%) Handlebars
4 5 (38.46%) HTML5
4 5 (38.46%) Node.js
4 5 (38.46%) RESTful
4 5 (38.46%) SignalR
4 5 (38.46%) Swagger
4 5 (38.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
6 2 (15.38%) Ionic Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Front End Development
2 6 (46.15%) Automated Testing
2 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (46.15%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (46.15%) Web Design
3 5 (38.46%) Dependency Management
3 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
3 5 (38.46%) TDD
4 4 (30.77%) OOP
5 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
5 3 (23.08%) OO
6 2 (15.38%) API Integration
6 2 (15.38%) Content Management
6 2 (15.38%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 2 (15.38%) ERP
6 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
6 2 (15.38%) SOLID
7 1 (7.69%) Benchmarking
7 1 (7.69%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) TypeScript
3 3 (23.08%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) PHP
4 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
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