Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ECMAScript 2015 (JavaScript ES2015, ES6)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 135 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 - -
Permanent jobs citing ES6 12 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.46% 0.045% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.93% 0.075% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - -
Scotland median annual salary £36,000 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year -10.00% - -

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 1,294 1,328 1,044
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 49.35% 59.85% 42.05%
Number of salaries quoted 877 840 678
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £29,700 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,000 £63,750 £61,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% -1.18%

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 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for ES6 in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) React
2 8 (66.67%) webpack
2 8 (66.67%) npm
3 7 (58.33%) Redux
3 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (50.00%) C#
4 6 (50.00%) Front End Development
5 5 (41.67%) Babel
5 5 (41.67%) Jest
5 5 (41.67%) Enzyme
5 5 (41.67%) HTML
5 5 (41.67%) .NET
5 5 (41.67%) CSS
5 5 (41.67%) Windows
5 5 (41.67%) OOP
5 5 (41.67%) Python
5 5 (41.67%) WCF
5 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
5 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
5 5 (41.67%) Rhino Mocks
5 5 (41.67%) Moq
5 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
5 5 (41.67%) User Experience
6 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (33.33%) Node.js
6 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 4 (33.33%) Web Development
6 4 (33.33%) Java
7 3 (25.00%) Backbone.js

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 2 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) npm
2 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (16.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) webpack
2 5 (41.67%) Babel
2 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (41.67%) Moq
2 5 (41.67%) Rhino Mocks
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) React
2 7 (58.33%) Redux
3 5 (41.67%) .NET
3 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) Enzyme
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) Jest
3 5 (41.67%) WCF
4 4 (33.33%) Node.js
5 3 (25.00%) Backbone.js
5 3 (25.00%) Sass
5 3 (25.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
6 2 (16.67%) Handlebars
6 2 (16.67%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) User Experience
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 5 (41.67%) OOP
3 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (33.33%) Web Development
5 3 (25.00%) A/B Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
6 2 (16.67%) DevOps
6 2 (16.67%) Microservices
6 2 (16.67%) Open Source
6 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (16.67%) SEO
6 2 (16.67%) TDD
6 2 (16.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) Python
4 4 (33.33%) Java