Period
to

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ECMAScript 2015 (JavaScript ES2015, ES6)
UK > England
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 310 246 283
Rank change year-on-year -64 +37 +16
Permanent jobs citing ES6 1,764 1,337 803
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.16% 1.40% 1.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.19% 2.52% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 613 806 701
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,750 £36,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £61,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -2.44% +6.96% +4.55%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £85,000 £86,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £61,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -2.44% +6.96% +4.55%

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 England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 80,682 53,159 40,407
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 53.16% 55.59% 55.50%
Number of salaries quoted 39,896 38,041 34,039
10th Percentile £37,491 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £42,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £101,250 £93,750 £91,250
UK median annual salary £62,500 £56,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +11.61% +1.82% +4.76%

ES6
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing ES6 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for ES6 in England

ES6
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ES6 in England.

Salary trend for ES6 in England

ES6
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing ES6 in England over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

Salary histogram for ES6 in England

ES6
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ES6 within the England region over the 6 months to 4 July 2022. 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
Jobs
London -84 1,178 £67,500 -3.57% 34
North of England -20 180 £52,500 - 21
South East -70 152 £65,000 +18.18% 11
Midlands -9 143 £50,000 - 10
West Midlands -23 94 £59,000 +2.61% 6
North West -52 87 £57,500 +4.55% 13
Yorkshire -24 75 £55,000 +4.76% 8
East Midlands -5 49 £50,000 +2.04% 4
East of England -53 46 £45,000 -30.77% 2
South West -110 42 £52,500 +5.00% 5
North East +1 18 £25,000 -41.18%
ES6
UK

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, 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 England region with a requirement for ES6.

1 1,619 (91.78%) JavaScript
2 1,413 (80.10%) React
3 1,119 (63.44%) CSS
4 1,070 (60.66%) HTML
5 918 (52.04%) Agile
6 829 (47.00%) Node.js
7 766 (43.42%) Git (software)
8 719 (40.76%) TypeScript
9 711 (40.31%) Front End Development
10 674 (38.21%) Sass
11 650 (36.85%) HTML5
12 575 (32.60%) Redux
13 552 (31.29%) webpack
14 544 (30.84%) Software Engineering
15 502 (28.46%) REST
16 496 (28.12%) User Experience
17 484 (27.44%) Full Stack Development
18 475 (26.93%) Jest
19 473 (26.81%) AngularJS
20 472 (26.76%) Docker
21 461 (26.13%) AWS
22 422 (23.92%) TDD
22 422 (23.92%) Social Skills
23 397 (22.51%) Microservices
24 392 (22.22%) Test Automation
25 390 (22.11%) Finance
26 381 (21.60%) CI/CD
27 373 (21.15%) CSS3
28 324 (18.37%) Accessibility
29 307 (17.40%) DevOps

ES6
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 90 (5.10%) CMS
2 71 (4.02%) Confluence
3 57 (3.23%) Drupal
4 54 (3.06%) nginx
5 53 (3.00%) WordPress
6 39 (2.21%) Cloud Foundry
7 32 (1.81%) Headless CMS
8 30 (1.70%) Apache
9 27 (1.53%) Jupyter
10 22 (1.25%) WebLogic
11 21 (1.19%) IIS
12 18 (1.02%) Tornado
13 17 (0.96%) Tomcat
14 9 (0.51%) GeoServer
15 5 (0.28%) Apache Spark
15 5 (0.28%) Ethereum
15 5 (0.28%) WebSphere
16 4 (0.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 2 (0.11%) IBM Domino
17 2 (0.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 57 (3.23%) Photoshop
2 34 (1.93%) Sketch
3 32 (1.81%) Chatbot
4 14 (0.79%) Adobe XD
5 13 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 10 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
6 10 (0.57%) InVision
7 5 (0.28%) FileZilla
8 4 (0.23%) AutoCAD
8 4 (0.23%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
8 4 (0.23%) Revit
9 1 (0.057%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 18 (1.02%) Shopify
2 3 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.17%) Magento
3 1 (0.057%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 461 (26.13%) AWS
2 273 (15.48%) npm
3 268 (15.19%) Azure
4 181 (10.26%) Serverless
5 177 (10.03%) GCP
6 172 (9.75%) GitHub
7 123 (6.97%) AWS Lambda
8 120 (6.80%) SaaS
9 105 (5.95%) Amazon SQS
10 96 (5.44%) Amazon S3
11 82 (4.65%) Yarn
12 74 (4.20%) Amazon EC2
13 71 (4.02%) Heroku
14 64 (3.63%) Amazon ECS
15 60 (3.40%) Figma
16 52 (2.95%) GitHub Actions
17 43 (2.44%) AWS CloudFormation
18 42 (2.38%) CloudFront
19 40 (2.27%) IaaS
19 40 (2.27%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 98 (5.56%) Internet
2 78 (4.42%) HTTP
3 17 (0.96%) DNS
4 14 (0.79%) Broadband
4 14 (0.79%) MQTT
5 10 (0.57%) 5G
5 10 (0.57%) SSH
6 8 (0.45%) Asterisk PBX
7 5 (0.28%) FTP
8 2 (0.11%) SD-WAN
8 2 (0.11%) WAN
9 1 (0.057%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 261 (14.80%) MySQL
1 261 (14.80%) PostgreSQL
2 157 (8.90%) Redis
3 152 (8.62%) Relational Database
4 140 (7.94%) NoSQL
5 116 (6.58%) MongoDB
6 91 (5.16%) DynamoDB
7 53 (3.00%) SQL Server
8 48 (2.72%) Amazon RDS
9 39 (2.21%) Big Data
10 21 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
11 15 (0.85%) Neo4j
11 15 (0.85%) RDBMS
12 13 (0.74%) Couchbase
13 9 (0.51%) Amazon Aurora
13 9 (0.51%) MariaDB
14 6 (0.34%) SQLite
15 4 (0.23%) Apache Cassandra
15 4 (0.23%) DB2
16 2 (0.11%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 766 (43.42%) Git (software)
2 552 (31.29%) webpack
3 256 (14.51%) Jenkins
4 219 (12.41%) JIRA
5 204 (11.56%) gulp
6 168 (9.52%) Cypress.io
7 138 (7.82%) Mocha
8 131 (7.43%) Grunt
9 126 (7.14%) Babel
10 122 (6.92%) GitLab
11 116 (6.58%) CircleCI
12 77 (4.37%) Selenium
13 65 (3.68%) Jasmine
14 62 (3.51%) SonarQube
15 59 (3.34%) Cucumber
16 54 (3.06%) Karma Test Runner
17 53 (3.00%) Storybook
18 50 (2.83%) PostCSS
19 48 (2.72%) Mockito
20 44 (2.49%) Bower
General
1 422 (23.92%) Social Skills
2 390 (22.11%) Finance
3 222 (12.59%) Marketing
4 178 (10.09%) Games
5 143 (8.11%) Retail
6 128 (7.26%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 113 (6.41%) Public Sector
8 110 (6.24%) Automotive
9 95 (5.39%) Analytical Skills
10 80 (4.54%) Legal
11 63 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
12 58 (3.29%) Publishing
13 36 (2.04%) Banking
14 32 (1.81%) Local Government
15 30 (1.70%) Presentation Skills
16 26 (1.47%) Front Office
16 26 (1.47%) Organisational Skills
17 22 (1.25%) Financial Institution
18 21 (1.19%) Military
19 20 (1.13%) Public Speaking
Job Titles
1 1,215 (68.88%) Developer
2 575 (32.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 294 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 272 (15.42%) Software Engineer
5 234 (13.27%) React Developer
6 165 (9.35%) Full Stack Developer
6 165 (9.35%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 143 (8.11%) JavaScript Developer
8 109 (6.18%) Senior Software Engineer
9 96 (5.44%) Lead Developer
10 72 (4.08%) Angular Developer
11 54 (3.06%) UI Developer
12 53 (3.00%) JavaScript Engineer
13 51 (2.89%) Web Developer
14 49 (2.78%) Backend Developer
15 41 (2.32%) Senior JavaScript Developer
16 39 (2.21%) Senior React Developer
17 34 (1.93%) Principal Engineer
18 31 (1.76%) Junior
18 31 (1.76%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,413 (80.10%) React
2 1,119 (63.44%) CSS
3 1,070 (60.66%) HTML
4 829 (47.00%) Node.js
5 674 (38.21%) Sass
6 650 (36.85%) HTML5
7 575 (32.60%) Redux
8 502 (28.46%) REST
9 475 (26.93%) Jest
10 473 (26.81%) AngularJS
11 373 (21.15%) CSS3
12 264 (14.97%) Vue.js
13 251 (14.23%) GraphQL
14 225 (12.76%) jQuery
15 216 (12.24%) LESS
16 206 (11.68%) RESTful
17 204 (11.56%) React Native
18 189 (10.71%) Spring
19 187 (10.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 182 (10.32%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 496 (28.12%) User Experience
2 185 (10.49%) Mobile App
3 115 (6.52%) Greenfield Project
4 79 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
5 69 (3.91%) Self-Motivation
6 67 (3.80%) Data Structures
7 65 (3.68%) Virtual Team
8 62 (3.51%) Blog
9 58 (3.29%) Cloud Native
10 54 (3.06%) Legacy Systems
11 52 (2.95%) NHS
12 49 (2.78%) Life Science
13 40 (2.27%) Wiki
14 33 (1.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 33 (1.87%) Linux Command Line
15 28 (1.59%) Analytical Mindset
16 27 (1.53%) e-Learning
16 27 (1.53%) Social Media
17 26 (1.47%) PropTech
18 25 (1.42%) Blockchain
Operating Systems
1 156 (8.84%) Android
2 145 (8.22%) Apple iOS
3 101 (5.73%) Linux
4 68 (3.85%) Windows
5 39 (2.21%) Unix
6 22 (1.25%) tvOS
7 8 (0.45%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.23%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 918 (52.04%) Agile
2 711 (40.31%) Front End Development
3 544 (30.84%) Software Engineering
4 484 (27.44%) Full Stack Development
5 422 (23.92%) TDD
6 397 (22.51%) Microservices
7 392 (22.22%) Test Automation
8 381 (21.60%) CI/CD
9 307 (17.40%) DevOps
10 298 (16.89%) Web Development
11 293 (16.61%) Mentoring
12 271 (15.36%) UX Design
13 260 (14.74%) Scrum
14 250 (14.17%) Unit Testing
15 244 (13.83%) Continuous Integration
16 219 (12.41%) OO
17 211 (11.96%) Coaching
18 200 (11.34%) Problem-Solving
19 197 (11.17%) SEO
20 187 (10.60%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 1,619 (91.78%) JavaScript
2 719 (40.76%) TypeScript
3 293 (16.61%) Python
4 269 (15.25%) Java
5 203 (11.51%) SQL
6 160 (9.07%) PHP
7 140 (7.94%) ES7
7 140 (7.94%) Ruby
8 105 (5.95%) C#
9 62 (3.51%) Scala
10 55 (3.12%) Go
11 50 (2.83%) C
12 39 (2.21%) Rust
13 31 (1.76%) ES8
14 26 (1.47%) C++
15 24 (1.36%) Objective-C
16 23 (1.30%) Bash
17 16 (0.91%) Apple Swift
18 13 (0.74%) PowerShell
19 8 (0.45%) F#
Qualifications
1 264 (14.97%) Degree
2 91 (5.16%) Master's Degree
3 86 (4.88%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (0.51%) Numerate Degree
4 9 (0.51%) Security Cleared
5 8 (0.45%) SC Cleared
6 6 (0.34%) HND
6 6 (0.34%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.057%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 324 (18.37%) Accessibility
2 152 (8.62%) QA
3 24 (1.36%) WCAG
4 15 (0.85%) WAI
System Software
1 472 (26.76%) Docker
2 7 (0.40%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.057%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 306 (17.35%) Kubernetes
2 85 (4.82%) Terraform
3 32 (1.81%) Grafana
4 27 (1.53%) Docker Swarm
5 21 (1.19%) Hadoop YARN
6 19 (1.08%) Prometheus
7 13 (0.74%) HAProxy
7 13 (0.74%) Kibana
7 13 (0.74%) logstash
7 13 (0.74%) MIIS
7 13 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
7 13 (0.74%) Opsgenie
7 13 (0.74%) Pingdom
7 13 (0.74%) ZABBIX
8 8 (0.45%) Puppet
8 8 (0.45%) Rancher
9 4 (0.23%) Proxmox
10 1 (0.057%) yum
Vendors
1 169 (9.58%) Google
2 51 (2.89%) Sun
3 50 (2.83%) Sony
4 42 (2.38%) New Relic
5 39 (2.21%) Adobe
6 35 (1.98%) Microsoft
7 34 (1.93%) Oracle
8 27 (1.53%) Siemens
9 22 (1.25%) Apple
9 22 (1.25%) Roku
9 22 (1.25%) Samsung
10 15 (0.85%) Atlassian
11 9 (0.51%) Sencha
11 9 (0.51%) Zend
12 7 (0.40%) LexisNexis
13 6 (0.34%) DoubleClick
13 6 (0.34%) Optimizely
13 6 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (0.28%) SAP
15 4 (0.23%) Autodesk