Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ECMAScript 2015 (JavaScript ES2015, ES6)
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 115 142
Rank change year-on-year +30 +27 -
Permanent jobs citing ES6 24 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.06% 0.070% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.72% 0.13% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 20 0 4
Kent median annual salary £50,000 - £40,000
10th Percentile £35,000 - £32,375
90th Percentile £62,500 - £46,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +48.44%

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 Kent with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 645 789 1,050
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 55.27% 55.41% 49.93%
Number of salaries quoted 584 671 925
Kent median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -2.60% +1.32%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%

ES6
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for ES6 in Kent

ES6
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for ES6 in Kent

ES6
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ES6 in Kent over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for ES6 in Kent

ES6
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ES6 within the Kent region over the 6 months to 20 July 2018. 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
Tunbridge Wells +16 10 £50,000 -
Chatham - 3 - - 2
ES6
South East

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Kent region with a requirement for ES6.

1 21 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 21 (87.50%) Redux
2 20 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 20 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 20 (83.33%) CSS
2 20 (83.33%) C#
2 20 (83.33%) .NET
2 20 (83.33%) Node.js
3 19 (79.17%) SQL
3 19 (79.17%) webpack
3 19 (79.17%) npm
3 19 (79.17%) Jest
4 17 (70.83%) .NET Framework
5 16 (66.67%) WCF
5 16 (66.67%) Autofac
5 16 (66.67%) Backbone.js
5 16 (66.67%) MSBuild
5 16 (66.67%) NServiceBus
5 16 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
5 16 (66.67%) Log4Net
5 16 (66.67%) T-SQL
5 16 (66.67%) MSMQ
5 16 (66.67%) SOA
5 16 (66.67%) Yarn
5 16 (66.67%) Marionette.js
5 16 (66.67%) Babel
5 16 (66.67%) SOLID
5 16 (66.67%) Dapper ORM
5 16 (66.67%) Entity Framework
6 15 (62.50%) React

ES6
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 16 (66.67%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 19 (79.17%) npm
2 16 (66.67%) Yarn
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (79.17%) webpack
2 16 (66.67%) Babel
2 16 (66.67%) Log4Net
2 16 (66.67%) MSBuild
3 3 (12.50%) GitLab
3 3 (12.50%) Gradle
3 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (12.50%) JIRA
3 3 (12.50%) Mocha
3 3 (12.50%) Travis CI
4 1 (4.17%) Bitbucket
4 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Games
3 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution
3 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Developer
2 18 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 16 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 16 (66.67%) C# Developer
4 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (41.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (41.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 8 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (25.00%) Applications Developer
7 5 (20.83%) .NET Applications Developer
8 4 (16.67%) C# Application Developer
9 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
10 1 (4.17%) Full Stack Web Developer
10 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
10 1 (4.17%) Senior Full Stack Developer
10 1 (4.17%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (87.50%) Redux
2 20 (83.33%) .NET
2 20 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 20 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 20 (83.33%) CSS
2 20 (83.33%) Node.js
3 19 (79.17%) Jest
4 17 (70.83%) .NET Framework
5 16 (66.67%) Autofac
5 16 (66.67%) Backbone.js
5 16 (66.67%) Dapper ORM
5 16 (66.67%) Entity Framework
5 16 (66.67%) Marionette.js
5 16 (66.67%) MSMQ
5 16 (66.67%) WCF
6 15 (62.50%) React
7 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
8 4 (16.67%) Ember.js
9 3 (12.50%) Enzyme
9 3 (12.50%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.17%) Fintech
2 1 (4.17%) Internet of Things
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
1 16 (66.67%) SOA
1 16 (66.67%) SOLID
2 4 (16.67%) MVC
3 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.50%) BDD
3 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (12.50%) DevOps
3 3 (12.50%) Game Development
3 3 (12.50%) MVVM
3 3 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (4.17%) Case Management
4 1 (4.17%) Information Security
4 1 (4.17%) Information Security Management
4 1 (4.17%) ISMS
4 1 (4.17%) OO
4 1 (4.17%) OO PHP
4 1 (4.17%) Security Management
4 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
4 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 20 (83.33%) C#
3 19 (79.17%) SQL
4 16 (66.67%) T-SQL
5 3 (12.50%) ES7
6 1 (4.17%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft