Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 150 152
Rank change year-on-year +19 +2 -4
Permanent jobs citing LESS 21 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.01% 0.12% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.01% 0.32% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 21 3 19
West Sussex median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -16.67% +6.67%
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +14.29%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1045 950 1267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 50.10% 38.67% 47.92%
Number of salaries quoted 921 887 1158
West Sussex median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,603
% change year-on-year - +3.21% +9.01%

LESS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing LESS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for LESS in West Sussex

LESS
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for LESS in West Sussex

LESS
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LESS in West Sussex over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for LESS in West Sussex

LESS
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Horsham -16 13 £30,000 -25.00%
Haywards Heath - 4 £45,000 - 1
Crawley +29 3 £47,500 +58.33%
Burgess Hill - 1 £47,500 -
LESS
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for LESS.

1 21 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (90.48%) HTML
2 19 (90.48%) CSS
3 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (80.95%) AngularJS
4 16 (76.19%) Git (software)
5 15 (71.43%) Web Development
5 15 (71.43%) Jasmine
6 14 (66.67%) CSS3
6 14 (66.67%) jQuery
6 14 (66.67%) HTML5
7 13 (61.90%) Node.js
7 13 (61.90%) Sass
7 13 (61.90%) Visual Studio
7 13 (61.90%) Angular 2
8 11 (52.38%) Computer Science Degree
8 11 (52.38%) OpenLayers
8 11 (52.38%) TypeScript
8 11 (52.38%) Software Engineering
8 11 (52.38%) Degree
8 11 (52.38%) JIRA
8 11 (52.38%) Computer Science
8 11 (52.38%) Dojo
8 11 (52.38%) Selenium
9 6 (28.57%) ES6
9 6 (28.57%) Front End Development
10 5 (23.81%) User Experience
10 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
10 5 (23.81%) .NET
10 5 (23.81%) C#

LESS
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 3 (14.29%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.76%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (19.05%) Serverless
2 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (9.52%) SaaS
4 1 (4.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (4.76%) AWS OpsWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
2 2 (9.52%) Redis
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (76.19%) Git (software)
2 15 (71.43%) Jasmine
3 13 (61.90%) Visual Studio
4 11 (52.38%) JIRA
4 11 (52.38%) Selenium
5 4 (19.05%) Grunt
5 4 (19.05%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (14.29%) gulp
7 2 (9.52%) Bower
8 1 (4.76%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Development Engineer
1 11 (52.38%) Web Engineer
2 10 (47.62%) Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (19.05%) Graduate
4 4 (19.05%) Graduate Development Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Angular Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.76%) PHP Developer
7 1 (4.76%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) CSS
1 19 (90.48%) HTML
2 17 (80.95%) AngularJS
3 14 (66.67%) CSS3
3 14 (66.67%) HTML5
3 14 (66.67%) jQuery
4 13 (61.90%) Angular 2
4 13 (61.90%) Node.js
4 13 (61.90%) Sass
5 11 (52.38%) Dojo
5 11 (52.38%) OpenLayers
6 5 (23.81%) .NET
7 4 (19.05%) Django
7 4 (19.05%) Jinja
7 4 (19.05%) Vue (Vue.js)
7 4 (19.05%) Web Services
8 3 (14.29%) Ajax
8 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
8 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Computer Science
2 5 (23.81%) User Experience
3 4 (19.05%) Fintech
4 3 (14.29%) Social Media
5 2 (9.52%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
6 1 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (71.43%) Web Development
3 11 (52.38%) Software Engineering
4 6 (28.57%) Front End Development
5 4 (19.05%) Collaborative Working
5 4 (19.05%) Customer-Centricity
5 4 (19.05%) Microservices
6 3 (14.29%) MVC
6 3 (14.29%) OOP
6 3 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (9.52%) AOP
7 2 (9.52%) B2B
7 2 (9.52%) B2C
7 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (9.52%) CQRS
7 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
7 2 (9.52%) DevOps
7 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.52%) Scrum
7 2 (9.52%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (52.38%) TypeScript
3 6 (28.57%) ES6
4 5 (23.81%) C#
5 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) Computer Science Degree
1 11 (52.38%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Ansible
1 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Xamarin