The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 79 96 93
Rank change year-on-year +17 -3  
Permanent jobs citing LESS 2 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.25% 0.37% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.84% 1.10% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 2
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £45,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £45,000 £51,500
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 Wiltshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 238 362 371
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 29.79% 33.61% 33.51%
Number of salaries quoted 190 320 334
Median salary £37,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.63% +10.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

LESS
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for LESS in Wiltshire

LESS
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LESS in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for LESS in Wiltshire

LESS
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LESS within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Swindon +14 1 £45,000 -
Salisbury - 1 £30,000 -
LESS
South West

LESS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for LESS.

1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Social Media
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Sass

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 1 (50.00%) WordPress
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree