Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ECMAScript 2015 (JavaScript ES2015, ES6)
South East > Kent
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 104 125
Rank change year-on-year +22 +21 +26
Permanent jobs citing ES6 11 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.07% 0.079% 0.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.87% 0.15% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 9
Kent median annual salary - £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +31.25% -
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year -5.26% -2.56% +52.34%

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 589 678 840
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 57.24% 53.34% 46.59%
Number of salaries quoted 520 588 763
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,000 £57,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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
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 17 October 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
Chatham - 10 - -
ES6
South East

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 11 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
1 11 (100.00%) Games
2 10 (90.91%) React
2 10 (90.91%) webpack
2 10 (90.91%) Travis CI
2 10 (90.91%) Redux
2 10 (90.91%) npm
2 10 (90.91%) Jest
2 10 (90.91%) Enzyme
2 10 (90.91%) ES7
2 10 (90.91%) Vue.js
2 10 (90.91%) Ember.js
2 10 (90.91%) Gradle
2 10 (90.91%) Jenkins
2 10 (90.91%) DevOps
2 10 (90.91%) GitLab
2 10 (90.91%) MVVM
2 10 (90.91%) Mocha
2 10 (90.91%) BDD
2 10 (90.91%) Game Development
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) TDD
2 10 (90.91%) JIRA
2 10 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) ISMS
3 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3

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:

Cloud Services
1 10 (90.91%) npm
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
2 1 (9.09%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) GitLab
1 10 (90.91%) Gradle
1 10 (90.91%) Jenkins
1 10 (90.91%) JIRA
1 10 (90.91%) Mocha
1 10 (90.91%) Travis CI
1 10 (90.91%) webpack
2 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (9.09%) Developer
1 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
1 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
1 1 (9.09%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 10 (90.91%) Ember.js
2 10 (90.91%) Enzyme
2 10 (90.91%) Jest
2 10 (90.91%) React
2 10 (90.91%) Redux
2 10 (90.91%) Vue.js
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) LESS
3 1 (9.09%) Node.js
3 1 (9.09%) Sass
3 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) BDD
2 10 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (90.91%) DevOps
2 10 (90.91%) Game Development
2 10 (90.91%) MVVM
2 10 (90.91%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Case Management
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security Management
3 1 (9.09%) ISMS
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) OO PHP
3 1 (9.09%) Security Management
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) ES7
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) PHP