The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
South East / Surrey
Rank 153 184 195
Rank change year-on-year +31 +11  
Permanent jobs citing LESS 16 23 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.57% 0.55% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.69% 1.56% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 22
Median salary £43,750 £36,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.86% -16.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £47,500 £54,750
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 Surrey with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 949 1479 1702
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 34.01% 35.62% 38.13%
Number of salaries quoted 771 1317 1479
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

LESS
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

LESS
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for LESS in Surrey

LESS
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LESS in Surrey over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for LESS in Surrey

LESS
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 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
Guildford +17 6 £47,000 +17.50% 2
Leatherhead - 6 £48,750 -
Esher - 2 £42,500 -
LESS
South East

LESS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 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 Surrey region with a requirement for LESS.

1 66 (98.51%) HTML
2 64 (95.52%) AngularJS
3 62 (92.54%) JavaScript
3 62 (92.54%) CSS
4 49 (73.13%) HTML5
5 45 (67.16%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (62.69%) C#
7 41 (61.19%) User Experience
8 39 (58.21%) .NET
9 36 (53.73%) Sass
10 35 (52.24%) Durandal
11 34 (50.75%) Web Services
12 32 (47.76%) SQL
12 32 (47.76%) REST
12 32 (47.76%) Microsoft Azure
12 32 (47.76%) .NET Framework
12 32 (47.76%) jQuery
13 31 (46.27%) SQL Server
13 31 (46.27%) React
13 31 (46.27%) ASP.NET Web API
14 30 (44.78%) TeamCity
15 29 (43.28%) Amazon AWS
15 29 (43.28%) MVC
16 28 (41.79%) Unit Testing
17 27 (40.30%) CouchDB
17 27 (40.30%) TDD
17 27 (40.30%) Microsoft
17 27 (40.30%) Docker
17 27 (40.30%) DevOps
17 27 (40.30%) Redis

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 22 (32.84%) IIS
1 22 (32.84%) NServiceBus
2 5 (7.46%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.49%) CMS
3 1 (1.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) MS Excel
1 5 (7.46%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 32 (47.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (43.28%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (7.46%) SaaS
4 1 (1.49%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (46.27%) SQL Server
2 27 (40.30%) CouchDB
2 27 (40.30%) Redis
3 24 (35.82%) NoSQL
4 22 (32.84%) Apache Cassandra
4 22 (32.84%) Azure SQL Database
4 22 (32.84%) Couchbase
4 22 (32.84%) Event Store
4 22 (32.84%) RavenDB
5 10 (14.93%) MongoDB
6 8 (11.94%) MySQL
7 5 (7.46%) MariaDB
7 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 30 (44.78%) TeamCity
2 22 (32.84%) JSUnit
3 19 (28.36%) Git (software)
4 10 (14.93%) Subversion
5 7 (10.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (7.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (7.46%) CruiseControl
6 5 (7.46%) Jenkins
6 5 (7.46%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (7.46%) Visual Studio
7 3 (4.48%) Eclipse
7 3 (4.48%) IntelliJ
7 3 (4.48%) NetBeans
8 2 (2.99%) Grunt
8 2 (2.99%) gulp
8 2 (2.99%) Selenium
General
1 5 (7.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 67 (100.00%) Developer
2 29 (43.28%) .NET Developer
3 27 (40.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 26 (38.81%) C# Developer
5 23 (34.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 19 (28.36%) Senior Developer
7 12 (17.91%) Agile .NET Developer
7 12 (17.91%) Agile C# Developer
7 12 (17.91%) Agile Developer
8 11 (16.42%) Senior .NET Developer
9 8 (11.94%) HTML Developer
9 8 (11.94%) UI Developer
10 7 (10.45%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 7 (10.45%) Web Developer
11 6 (8.96%) Full Stack Developer
11 6 (8.96%) UI/UX Developer
11 6 (8.96%) UX Developer
11 6 (8.96%) WCF Developer
12 5 (7.46%) Senior UI/UX Developer
12 5 (7.46%) Senior UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (98.51%) HTML
2 64 (95.52%) AngularJS
3 62 (92.54%) CSS
4 49 (73.13%) HTML5
5 39 (58.21%) .NET
6 36 (53.73%) Sass
7 35 (52.24%) Durandal
8 34 (50.75%) Web Services
9 32 (47.76%) .NET Framework
9 32 (47.76%) jQuery
9 32 (47.76%) REST
10 31 (46.27%) ASP.NET Web API
10 31 (46.27%) React
11 26 (38.81%) WCF
12 24 (35.82%) CSS3
13 23 (34.33%) Ajax
14 22 (32.84%) Entity Framework
14 22 (32.84%) Reactive Extensions
14 22 (32.84%) RxJS
15 19 (28.36%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 41 (61.19%) User Experience
2 18 (26.87%) Blog
3 5 (7.46%) Fintech
3 5 (7.46%) Virtual Team
4 4 (5.97%) Algorithms
5 3 (4.48%) NHS
6 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (34.33%) Windows
2 22 (32.84%) Windows Server
2 22 (32.84%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (4.48%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (67.16%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (43.28%) MVC
3 28 (41.79%) Unit Testing
4 27 (40.30%) DevOps
4 27 (40.30%) TDD
5 24 (35.82%) Front End Development
6 22 (32.84%) Domain-Driven Design
6 22 (32.84%) Infrastructure Management
6 22 (32.84%) Performance Tuning
6 22 (32.84%) SOA
6 22 (32.84%) SOLID
7 19 (28.36%) Responsive Web Design
8 18 (26.87%) Automated Testing
9 10 (14.93%) Scrum
10 9 (13.43%) Software Engineering
11 8 (11.94%) BDD
11 8 (11.94%) Microservices
11 8 (11.94%) Wireframes
12 7 (10.45%) Web Development
13 6 (8.96%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 62 (92.54%) JavaScript
2 42 (62.69%) C#
3 32 (47.76%) SQL
4 25 (37.31%) PowerShell
5 22 (32.84%) T-SQL
6 9 (13.43%) Python
7 8 (11.94%) Java
8 7 (10.45%) Scala
9 5 (7.46%) Ruby
10 4 (5.97%) PHP
11 2 (2.99%) C++
11 2 (2.99%) MATLAB
11 2 (2.99%) R
11 2 (2.99%) TypeScript
11 2 (2.99%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.49%) Apex Code
12 1 (1.49%) ES6
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) Degree
System Software
1 27 (40.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 22 (32.84%) Opscode Chef
1 22 (32.84%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (40.30%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle
3 2 (2.99%) Zend
4 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
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