Period
to 6 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of 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 6 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ECMAScript 2015 (JavaScript ES2015, ES6)
England > North of England
6 months to
6 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 206 302 378
Rank change year-on-year +96 +76 +9
Permanent jobs citing ES6 131 184 114
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 1.23% 0.93% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.27% 1.84% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 142 121 93
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £37,500 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% -4.17%

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 the North of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5,782 9,990 13,539
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 54.25% 50.73% 55.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4,934 7,801 11,524
Median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,338 £64,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

ES6
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for ES6 in the North of England

ES6
Salary Trend in the North of England

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

Salary trend for ES6 in the North of England

ES6
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing ES6 in the North of England over the 6 months to 6 July 2020.

Salary histogram for ES6 in the North of England

ES6
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ES6 within the North of England region over the 6 months to 6 July 2020. 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
North West +62 93 £50,000 +11.11% 11
Yorkshire +90 19 £50,000 +25.00% 1
North East +46 19 £47,500 +18.75% 2
ES6
England

For the 6 months to 6 July 2020, 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 North of England region with a requirement for ES6.

1 125 (95.42%) JavaScript
2 95 (72.52%) React
3 84 (64.12%) HTML
4 81 (61.83%) CSS
5 68 (51.91%) Front End Development
6 65 (49.62%) Agile Software Development
7 56 (42.75%) Git (software)
7 56 (42.75%) Node.js
8 41 (31.30%) webpack
9 40 (30.53%) Vue.js
10 39 (29.77%) Redux
11 37 (28.24%) AngularJS
12 35 (26.72%) User Experience
13 34 (25.95%) Sass
14 28 (21.37%) PHP
15 26 (19.85%) TypeScript
16 25 (19.08%) HTML5
17 22 (16.79%) TDD
18 21 (16.03%) Software Engineering
18 21 (16.03%) Workflow
18 21 (16.03%) Python
18 21 (16.03%) Docker
18 21 (16.03%) Mobile App
19 20 (15.27%) Greenfield Project
19 20 (15.27%) C#
19 20 (15.27%) .NET
20 19 (14.50%) MySQL
20 19 (14.50%) CSS3
20 19 (14.50%) Continuous Integration
20 19 (14.50%) Babel

ES6
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of 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 13 (9.92%) WordPress
2 10 (7.63%) CMS
3 3 (2.29%) Drupal
4 2 (1.53%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.76%) Liferay
5 1 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (5.34%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (5.34%) Photoshop
1 7 (5.34%) Sketch
2 1 (0.76%) Adobe XD
2 1 (0.76%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 18 (13.74%) AWS
2 15 (11.45%) Azure
3 12 (9.16%) SaaS
4 9 (6.87%) npm
5 3 (2.29%) AWS IoT
5 3 (2.29%) Serverless
5 3 (2.29%) Yarn
6 1 (0.76%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.76%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.29%) Bluetooth
1 3 (2.29%) Internet
1 3 (2.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.50%) MySQL
2 12 (9.16%) MongoDB
3 11 (8.40%) SQL Server
4 10 (7.63%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (7.63%) Redis
5 8 (6.11%) Relational Database
6 7 (5.34%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.29%) Couchbase
8 2 (1.53%) Event Store
8 2 (1.53%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 56 (42.75%) Git (software)
2 41 (31.30%) webpack
3 19 (14.50%) Babel
4 14 (10.69%) gulp
5 13 (9.92%) git-flow
6 11 (8.40%) Grunt
7 8 (6.11%) JIRA
8 3 (2.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (2.29%) GitLab
8 3 (2.29%) SpecFlow
8 3 (2.29%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.53%) Artifactory
9 2 (1.53%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.53%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.76%) Balsamiq
10 1 (0.76%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.76%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.76%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.76%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 18 (13.74%) Marketing
2 6 (4.58%) Games
3 3 (2.29%) Electronics
4 1 (0.76%) Finance
4 1 (0.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 123 (93.89%) Developer
2 70 (53.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 38 (29.01%) React Developer
4 34 (25.95%) JavaScript Developer
5 27 (20.61%) Senior Developer
6 9 (6.87%) Full Stack Developer
7 7 (5.34%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 7 (5.34%) Senior React Developer
8 6 (4.58%) Software Developer
9 5 (3.82%) .NET Developer
9 5 (3.82%) Senior Full Stack Developer
10 4 (3.05%) Node.js Developer
10 4 (3.05%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 3 (2.29%) Angular Developer
11 3 (2.29%) HTML CSS Developer
11 3 (2.29%) HTML Developer
11 3 (2.29%) Lead Developer
11 3 (2.29%) Software Engineer
11 3 (2.29%) UX Developer
12 2 (1.53%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (72.52%) React
2 84 (64.12%) HTML
3 81 (61.83%) CSS
4 56 (42.75%) Node.js
5 40 (30.53%) Vue.js
6 39 (29.77%) Redux
7 37 (28.24%) AngularJS
8 34 (25.95%) Sass
9 25 (19.08%) HTML5
10 20 (15.27%) .NET
11 19 (14.50%) CSS3
12 16 (12.21%) .NET Core
13 14 (10.69%) REST
14 13 (9.92%) ASP.NET
14 13 (9.92%) jQuery
14 13 (9.92%) Symfony
15 12 (9.16%) LESS
16 11 (8.40%) Yii
17 10 (7.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 9 (6.87%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 35 (26.72%) User Experience
2 21 (16.03%) Mobile App
3 20 (15.27%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (6.11%) Blog
4 8 (6.11%) NHS
5 3 (2.29%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.29%) Industrial Internet of Things
5 3 (2.29%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.53%) Animation
7 1 (0.76%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.76%) PlayStation
7 1 (0.76%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (51.91%) Front End Development
2 65 (49.62%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (16.79%) TDD
4 21 (16.03%) Software Engineering
4 21 (16.03%) Workflow
5 19 (14.50%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (13.74%) DevOps
6 18 (13.74%) Test Automation
7 16 (12.21%) Pair Programming
8 13 (9.92%) Scrum
9 11 (8.40%) API Development
9 11 (8.40%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
9 11 (8.40%) Performance Optimisation
9 11 (8.40%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (8.40%) Project Delivery
9 11 (8.40%) SDLC
10 9 (6.87%) Microservices
10 9 (6.87%) MVC
10 9 (6.87%) Wireframes
11 8 (6.11%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 125 (95.42%) JavaScript
2 28 (21.37%) PHP
3 26 (19.85%) TypeScript
4 21 (16.03%) Python
5 20 (15.27%) C#
6 10 (7.63%) SQL
7 6 (4.58%) C++
8 5 (3.82%) ES8
9 4 (3.05%) Java
10 3 (2.29%) C
10 3 (2.29%) Ruby
11 2 (1.53%) Go
11 2 (1.53%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.76%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (6.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (13.74%) QA
2 3 (2.29%) WCAG
System Software
1 21 (16.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (9.16%) Kubernetes
2 6 (4.58%) Terraform
3 5 (3.82%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (12.21%) Atlassian
2 3 (2.29%) Adobe
2 3 (2.29%) BT
2 3 (2.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.29%) Oracle
2 3 (2.29%) Siemens
2 3 (2.29%) Xamarin
3 1 (0.76%) Sitecore