Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ECMAScript 2015 (JavaScript ES2015, ES6)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 146 -
Rank change year-on-year +28 - -
Permanent jobs citing ES6 30 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.18% 0.11% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.24% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 0
Edinburgh median annual salary £55,000 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% - -
Scotland median annual salary £53,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +34.38% - -

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 1,338 1,643 1,120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 52.68% 60.56% 48.17%
Number of salaries quoted 817 1,023 783
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £28,050
90th Percentile £68,000 £61,250 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

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 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for ES6 in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 30 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 29 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (96.67%) React
3 26 (86.67%) HTML
3 26 (86.67%) Java
3 26 (86.67%) CSS
4 25 (83.33%) AngularJS
5 21 (70.00%) Python
6 20 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (63.33%) User Experience
8 18 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
8 18 (60.00%) Node.js
8 18 (60.00%) Scrum
9 17 (56.67%) Kanban
10 15 (50.00%) BDD
11 14 (46.67%) webpack
12 13 (43.33%) Git (software)
12 13 (43.33%) Microsoft Azure
13 12 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (40.00%) Multithreading
13 12 (40.00%) MongoDB
13 12 (40.00%) NoSQL
13 12 (40.00%) Confluence
13 12 (40.00%) HTML5
13 12 (40.00%) Cucumber
13 12 (40.00%) CSS3
13 12 (40.00%) Bitbucket
13 12 (40.00%) LESS
13 12 (40.00%) MySQL
13 12 (40.00%) Selenium

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 12 (40.00%) Confluence
2 2 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 18 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (43.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (40.00%) npm
3 12 (40.00%) Slack
4 5 (16.67%) Yarn
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 12 (40.00%) MySQL
1 12 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 12 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
1 12 (40.00%) SQLite
2 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (6.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (46.67%) webpack
2 13 (43.33%) Git (software)
3 12 (40.00%) Bitbucket
3 12 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 12 (40.00%) git-flow
3 12 (40.00%) Selenium
4 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 5 (16.67%) Gerrit
6 3 (10.00%) JIRA
7 1 (3.33%) Grunt
7 1 (3.33%) gulp
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Software Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Lead Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Lead Java Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Software Developer
6 3 (10.00%) JavaScript Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Java Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (3.33%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (96.67%) React
2 26 (86.67%) CSS
2 26 (86.67%) HTML
3 25 (83.33%) AngularJS
4 18 (60.00%) Node.js
5 12 (40.00%) CSS3
5 12 (40.00%) HTML5
5 12 (40.00%) jQuery
5 12 (40.00%) LESS
6 8 (26.67%) Sass
6 8 (26.67%) Vue.js
7 7 (23.33%) Backbone.js
8 6 (20.00%) REST
8 6 (20.00%) RESTful
9 5 (16.67%) HATEOAS
10 3 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (10.00%) Redux
11 2 (6.67%) .NET
11 2 (6.67%) Kafka
12 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (63.33%) User Experience
2 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.00%) Cloud Native
4 1 (3.33%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (60.00%) Scrum
4 17 (56.67%) Kanban
5 15 (50.00%) BDD
6 12 (40.00%) Multithreading
6 12 (40.00%) SOLID
7 10 (33.33%) TDD
8 9 (30.00%) Microservices
9 8 (26.67%) Mentoring
9 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
10 7 (23.33%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (20.00%) A/B Testing
11 6 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
12 5 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
13 4 (13.33%) Web Development
14 3 (10.00%) Front End Development
14 3 (10.00%) MVC
14 3 (10.00%) SEO
15 1 (3.33%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 26 (86.67%) Java
3 21 (70.00%) Python
4 6 (20.00%) ES7
5 3 (10.00%) C#
5 3 (10.00%) Ruby
6 1 (3.33%) PHP
6 1 (3.33%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.33%) Twitter