Period
to 26 June 2019

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 26 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ECMAScript 2015 (JavaScript ES2015, ES6)
UK > England
6 months to
26 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 289 358 426
Rank change year-on-year +69 +68 +403
Permanent jobs citing ES6 1,544 1,456 1,227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.16% 0.89% 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.13% 1.58% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,253 1,222 1,091
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% -4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £88,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% -4.17% +9.09%

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 72,329 91,970 90,391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 54.14% 56.36% 55.29%
Number of salaries quoted 59,612 77,064 77,008
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

ES6
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for ES6 in England

ES6
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for ES6 in England

ES6
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ES6 in England over the 6 months to 26 June 2019.

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 26 June 2019. 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
Job
Vacancies
London +29 841 £65,000 - 36
South East +40 208 £50,000 +5.26% 8
North of England +98 184 £45,000 +5.88% 9
North West +78 137 £46,250 +2.78% 5
South West +90 129 £50,000 +21.21% 12
East of England +94 91 £50,500 +1.00% 1
Midlands +53 84 £42,500 -15.00% 4
West Midlands +64 56 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Yorkshire +39 44 £40,000 +6.67% 3
East Midlands +34 28 £51,250 -6.82% 2
North East +15 3 £40,000 +23.08% 1
ES6
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 2019, 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 1,372 (88.86%) JavaScript
2 1,005 (65.09%) HTML
3 978 (63.34%) CSS
4 851 (55.12%) React
5 789 (51.10%) Agile Software Development
6 638 (41.32%) Node.js
7 619 (40.09%) Front End Development
8 612 (39.64%) AngularJS
9 592 (38.34%) HTML5
10 559 (36.20%) Git (software)
11 495 (32.06%) Redux
12 418 (27.07%) CSS3
13 409 (26.49%) User Experience
14 403 (26.10%) TypeScript
15 375 (24.29%) Sass
16 352 (22.80%) webpack
17 348 (22.54%) TDD
18 332 (21.50%) Scrum
19 315 (20.40%) Amazon AWS
20 275 (17.81%) Vue.js
21 271 (17.55%) Software Engineering
22 260 (16.84%) OO
23 242 (15.67%) RESTful
24 238 (15.41%) Java
25 236 (15.28%) Finance
25 236 (15.28%) Docker
26 234 (15.16%) Web Development
27 211 (13.67%) PHP
27 211 (13.67%) Python
28 195 (12.63%) Unit Testing

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 46 (2.98%) Confluence
2 35 (2.27%) CMS
3 32 (2.07%) WordPress
4 30 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
5 17 (1.10%) Drupal
6 11 (0.71%) Cloud Foundry
6 11 (0.71%) nginx
7 9 (0.58%) Mule
7 9 (0.58%) Umbraco
8 8 (0.52%) Apache
8 8 (0.52%) Tomcat
9 5 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.19%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.19%) EPiServer
10 3 (0.19%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.13%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.13%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.13%) Hyperledger
11 2 (0.13%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 22 (1.42%) Adobe XD
2 16 (1.04%) Photoshop
3 10 (0.65%) Sketch
4 8 (0.52%) InVision
5 6 (0.39%) Zeplin
6 5 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.26%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.26%) Notepad++
8 2 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
8 2 (0.13%) Final Cut Pro
8 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
8 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Office
9 1 (0.065%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.065%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.065%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.065%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 22 (1.42%) Magento
2 4 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.065%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 315 (20.40%) Amazon AWS
2 145 (9.39%) npm
3 142 (9.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 110 (7.12%) SaaS
5 104 (6.74%) GitHub
6 89 (5.76%) Serverless
7 56 (3.63%) Google Cloud Platform
8 49 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
9 47 (3.04%) AWS Lambda
10 34 (2.20%) Yarn
11 26 (1.68%) AWS CloudFormation
12 22 (1.42%) Heroku
13 15 (0.97%) OpenShift
14 14 (0.91%) Amazon S3
15 12 (0.78%) Slack
16 10 (0.65%) PaaS
17 7 (0.45%) Amazon Kinesis
18 6 (0.39%) Amazon ECS
18 6 (0.39%) MailChimp
18 6 (0.39%) Mailgun
Communications & Networking
1 40 (2.59%) Broadband
2 33 (2.14%) HTTP
3 12 (0.78%) Internet
4 9 (0.58%) Skype
5 6 (0.39%) GoToMeeting
5 6 (0.39%) SSH
6 1 (0.065%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.065%) DNS
6 1 (0.065%) RTMP
6 1 (0.065%) RTSP
6 1 (0.065%) SSL
6 1 (0.065%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (6.22%) MongoDB
2 95 (6.15%) NoSQL
3 90 (5.83%) MySQL
4 88 (5.70%) SQL Server
5 83 (5.38%) PostgreSQL
6 61 (3.95%) Redis
7 39 (2.53%) Relational Database
8 38 (2.46%) Big Data
9 24 (1.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 20 (1.30%) GIS
11 11 (0.71%) Neo4j
12 9 (0.58%) SQLite
13 6 (0.39%) Blockchain
13 6 (0.39%) Event Store
14 4 (0.26%) Amazon RDS
14 4 (0.26%) MariaDB
15 3 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (0.19%) Hadoop
15 3 (0.19%) OLAP
16 2 (0.13%) DB2
Development Applications
1 559 (36.20%) Git (software)
2 352 (22.80%) webpack
3 165 (10.69%) Jasmine
4 119 (7.71%) JIRA
5 118 (7.64%) gulp
6 101 (6.54%) Babel
7 96 (6.22%) Mocha
8 79 (5.12%) Jenkins
9 78 (5.05%) Grunt
10 68 (4.40%) Selenium
11 56 (3.63%) Cucumber
12 46 (2.98%) Bitbucket
12 46 (2.98%) Karma Test Runner
13 43 (2.78%) Subversion
14 28 (1.81%) GitLab
14 28 (1.81%) PostCSS
15 24 (1.55%) git-flow
16 20 (1.30%) Bundler
17 19 (1.23%) JUnit
17 19 (1.23%) Maven
General
1 236 (15.28%) Finance
2 128 (8.29%) Banking
3 99 (6.41%) Retail
4 81 (5.25%) Marketing
5 55 (3.56%) Games
6 34 (2.20%) Law
7 24 (1.55%) Manufacturing
8 18 (1.17%) Publishing
9 17 (1.10%) Advertising
10 16 (1.04%) Automotive
10 16 (1.04%) Telecoms
11 13 (0.84%) Multimedia
12 11 (0.71%) Electronics
12 11 (0.71%) Front Office
13 8 (0.52%) Investment Banking
14 6 (0.39%) Online Betting
14 6 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.32%) Local Government
16 4 (0.26%) Back Office
16 4 (0.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1,278 (82.77%) Developer
2 540 (34.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 370 (23.96%) React Developer
4 364 (23.58%) JavaScript Developer
5 258 (16.71%) Senior Developer
6 147 (9.52%) Full Stack Developer
7 132 (8.55%) Software Engineer
8 125 (8.10%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 98 (6.35%) UI Developer
10 91 (5.89%) Lead Developer
11 85 (5.51%) Node.js Developer
12 73 (4.73%) HTML Developer
13 67 (4.34%) Senior React Developer
13 67 (4.34%) Web Developer
14 57 (3.69%) Development Engineer
15 55 (3.56%) Angular Developer
16 52 (3.37%) PHP Developer
17 51 (3.30%) HTML CSS Developer
18 49 (3.17%) Software Development Engineer
19 48 (3.11%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,005 (65.09%) HTML
2 978 (63.34%) CSS
3 851 (55.12%) React
4 638 (41.32%) Node.js
5 612 (39.64%) AngularJS
6 592 (38.34%) HTML5
7 495 (32.06%) Redux
8 418 (27.07%) CSS3
9 375 (24.29%) Sass
10 275 (17.81%) Vue.js
11 242 (15.67%) RESTful
12 193 (12.50%) React Native
13 172 (11.14%) REST
14 162 (10.49%) .NET
15 149 (9.65%) jQuery
16 144 (9.33%) Jest
17 129 (8.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 113 (7.32%) Web Services
19 110 (7.12%) JSON
20 109 (7.06%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 409 (26.49%) User Experience
2 101 (6.54%) Greenfield Project
3 90 (5.83%) Data Structures
4 88 (5.70%) Mobile App
5 82 (5.31%) Algorithms
6 23 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
7 20 (1.30%) Mobile Banking
8 18 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
8 18 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 18 (1.17%) Renewable Energy
9 17 (1.10%) Social Media
10 16 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (1.04%) Social Network
11 14 (0.91%) Hedge funds
11 14 (0.91%) Linux Command Line
11 14 (0.91%) Xbox
12 13 (0.84%) Virtual Team
13 12 (0.78%) Online Banking
14 11 (0.71%) Enterprise Cloud
15 9 (0.58%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 92 (5.96%) Linux
2 84 (5.44%) Apple iOS
3 74 (4.79%) Android
4 22 (1.42%) Windows
5 13 (0.84%) Unix
6 8 (0.52%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.32%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.19%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.13%) CentOS
9 2 (0.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 789 (51.10%) Agile Software Development
2 619 (40.09%) Front End Development
3 348 (22.54%) TDD
4 332 (21.50%) Scrum
5 271 (17.55%) Software Engineering
6 260 (16.84%) OO
7 234 (15.16%) Web Development
8 195 (12.63%) Unit Testing
9 187 (12.11%) Microservices
10 165 (10.69%) Computer Science
11 162 (10.49%) Continuous Integration
12 155 (10.04%) Test Automation
13 151 (9.78%) Fintech
14 149 (9.65%) DevOps
15 147 (9.52%) Mentoring
16 146 (9.46%) SDLC
17 137 (8.87%) OOP
17 137 (8.87%) Responsive Web Design
18 135 (8.74%) Artificial Intelligence
19 130 (8.42%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1,372 (88.86%) JavaScript
2 403 (26.10%) TypeScript
3 238 (15.41%) Java
4 211 (13.67%) PHP
4 211 (13.67%) Python
5 187 (12.11%) C#
6 181 (11.72%) ES7
7 111 (7.19%) SQL
8 48 (3.11%) Ruby
9 47 (3.04%) JSX
10 41 (2.66%) Apple Swift
10 41 (2.66%) ES8
11 40 (2.59%) Objective-C
12 34 (2.20%) Scala
13 29 (1.88%) C++
13 29 (1.88%) Kotlin
14 25 (1.62%) C
15 22 (1.42%) Bash Shell
15 22 (1.42%) Java 8
16 21 (1.36%) Go
Qualifications
1 150 (9.72%) Degree
2 66 (4.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (1.55%) Security Cleared
4 16 (1.04%) SC Cleared
5 11 (0.71%) PhD
6 6 (0.39%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.19%) MCP
7 3 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.13%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.065%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (5.25%) QA
2 2 (0.13%) WCAG
3 1 (0.065%) GDPR
3 1 (0.065%) SLA
System Software
1 236 (15.28%) Docker
2 4 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (0.26%) etcd
3 2 (0.13%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 54 (3.50%) Kubernetes
2 39 (2.53%) Mesos
3 34 (2.20%) Marathon
4 19 (1.23%) Ansible
5 14 (0.91%) Terraform
6 9 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (0.39%) Puppet
8 5 (0.32%) Kibana
9 4 (0.26%) Consul
9 4 (0.26%) Grafana
10 2 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
10 2 (0.13%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.13%) Packer
11 1 (0.065%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.065%) logstash
11 1 (0.065%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 52 (3.37%) Google
2 30 (1.94%) Microsoft
3 25 (1.62%) Adobe
4 24 (1.55%) Cypress Semiconductor
5 23 (1.49%) Sencha
6 22 (1.42%) Oracle
7 19 (1.23%) SAP
8 12 (0.78%) Facebook
9 11 (0.71%) Xamarin
10 9 (0.58%) AppDynamics
10 9 (0.58%) Splunk
10 9 (0.58%) Zend
11 8 (0.52%) Twitter
12 7 (0.45%) Apple
13 5 (0.32%) Sitecore
14 4 (0.26%) Instagram
14 4 (0.26%) Mapbox
14 4 (0.26%) Spotify
15 3 (0.19%) IBM
16 2 (0.13%) Vignette