Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for ES6 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ES6 over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ECMAScript 2015 (JavaScript ES2015, ES6)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing ES6 13 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.51% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.03% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Edinburgh median annual salary £52,500 - -
Scotland median annual salary £36,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +12.50% -

ES6 is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,264 1,575 1,094
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 49.94% 62.11% 43.76%
Number of salaries quoted 806 946 727
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £29,460
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,550
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

ES6
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing ES6 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for ES6 in Edinburgh

ES6
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ES6 in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for ES6 in Edinburgh

ES6
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ES6 in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for ES6 in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT jobs citing ES6 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for ES6.

1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) HTML
2 12 (92.31%) CSS
2 12 (92.31%) React
3 11 (84.62%) Java
4 10 (76.92%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (76.92%) AngularJS
5 9 (69.23%) TDD
6 8 (61.54%) Kanban
6 8 (61.54%) Scrum
6 8 (61.54%) webpack
7 7 (53.85%) Python
7 7 (53.85%) npm
8 5 (38.46%) Finance
8 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (38.46%) User Experience
8 5 (38.46%) HATEOAS
8 5 (38.46%) Docker
8 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
8 5 (38.46%) RESTful
8 5 (38.46%) BDD
8 5 (38.46%) Gerrit
8 5 (38.46%) Node.js
8 5 (38.46%) Yarn
8 5 (38.46%) Collaborative Working
8 5 (38.46%) ES7
9 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
10 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
10 3 (23.08%) MongoDB

ES6
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (23.08%) Confluence
2 2 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) npm
2 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (38.46%) Yarn
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (23.08%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
1 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
1 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) SQLite
2 2 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (15.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) webpack
2 5 (38.46%) Gerrit
2 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
3 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
4 3 (23.08%) Bitbucket
4 3 (23.08%) Cucumber
4 3 (23.08%) git-flow
4 3 (23.08%) Selenium
5 1 (7.69%) Grunt
5 1 (7.69%) gulp
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Software Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) CSS
1 12 (92.31%) HTML
1 12 (92.31%) React
2 10 (76.92%) AngularJS
3 5 (38.46%) HATEOAS
3 5 (38.46%) Node.js
3 5 (38.46%) RESTful
4 3 (23.08%) CSS3
4 3 (23.08%) HTML5
4 3 (23.08%) jQuery
4 3 (23.08%) LESS
4 3 (23.08%) Sass
5 2 (15.38%) Backbone.js
5 2 (15.38%) Kafka
5 2 (15.38%) Redux
5 2 (15.38%) REST
5 2 (15.38%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (69.23%) TDD
4 8 (61.54%) Kanban
4 8 (61.54%) Scrum
5 5 (38.46%) BDD
5 5 (38.46%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (23.08%) Multithreading
6 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
6 3 (23.08%) SOLID
7 2 (15.38%) A/B Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (15.38%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
7 2 (15.38%) Microservices
8 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
8 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (84.62%) Java
3 7 (53.85%) Python
4 5 (38.46%) ES7
5 2 (15.38%) Ruby
6 1 (7.69%) C#
6 1 (7.69%) PHP
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Atlassian
2 1 (7.69%) Twitter