Period
to 24 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 24 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ECMAScript 2015 (JavaScript ES2015, ES6)
England > South East
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 320 360 452
Rank change year-on-year +40 +92 +164
Permanent jobs citing ES6 212 188 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.80% 0.62% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.47% 1.07% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 173 173 92
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -28.00%
10th Percentile £28,600 £33,750 £35,125
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £57,250
England 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 the South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 14,405 17,596 15,811
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 54.69% 58.09% 53.76%
Number of salaries quoted 12,214 15,352 13,727
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

ES6
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing ES6 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for ES6 in the South East

ES6
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for ES6 in the South East

ES6
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ES6 in the South East over the 6 months to 24 June 2019.

Salary histogram for ES6 in the South East

ES6
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ES6 within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 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
Thames Valley +93 96 £62,500 +47.06% 3
Berkshire +75 44 £62,500 +13.64% 1
East Sussex +16 41 £46,250 +2.78% 3
Buckinghamshire +46 34 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Hampshire -19 32 £35,000 -45.10%
Kent +11 23 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Oxfordshire +29 18 £46,500 +3.33%
West Sussex +1 12 £37,500 -21.05%
Surrey +11 5 £55,000 +22.22% 2
ES6
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region with a requirement for ES6.

1 186 (87.74%) JavaScript
2 116 (54.72%) Git (software)
3 111 (52.36%) HTML
4 110 (51.89%) CSS
5 103 (48.58%) webpack
6 101 (47.64%) AngularJS
7 96 (45.28%) React
8 85 (40.09%) Agile Software Development
9 79 (37.26%) Front End Development
10 77 (36.32%) Node.js
11 71 (33.49%) Scrum
12 63 (29.72%) HTML5
13 56 (26.42%) ES7
14 55 (25.94%) JIRA
15 53 (25.00%) Java
15 53 (25.00%) Sass
16 52 (24.53%) .NET
17 48 (22.64%) Docker
17 48 (22.64%) Microservices
17 48 (22.64%) Vue.js
18 46 (21.70%) npm
19 44 (20.75%) TypeScript
20 43 (20.28%) C#
21 41 (19.34%) CSS3
22 40 (18.87%) MongoDB
22 40 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
22 40 (18.87%) User Experience
22 40 (18.87%) Web Development
23 39 (18.40%) Software Engineering
23 39 (18.40%) TDD

ES6
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 33 (15.57%) Confluence
2 8 (3.77%) WordPress
3 5 (2.36%) Drupal
4 4 (1.89%) nginx
5 3 (1.42%) CMS
6 2 (0.94%) Apache
6 2 (0.94%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 16 (7.55%) Adobe XD
2 3 (1.42%) Sketch
3 1 (0.47%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.47%) InVision
3 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 46 (21.70%) npm
2 24 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (10.38%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (7.08%) GitHub
4 15 (7.08%) Serverless
5 9 (4.25%) SaaS
6 7 (3.30%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (2.36%) Yarn
8 4 (1.89%) Amazon S3
9 3 (1.42%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.94%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.94%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.47%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (18.87%) MongoDB
2 37 (17.45%) Redis
3 35 (16.51%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (10.38%) SQL Server
5 11 (5.19%) MySQL
6 8 (3.77%) GIS
7 7 (3.30%) NoSQL
8 6 (2.83%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (1.89%) SQLite
10 1 (0.47%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 116 (54.72%) Git (software)
2 103 (48.58%) webpack
3 55 (25.94%) JIRA
4 37 (17.45%) Babel
5 32 (15.09%) Cucumber
5 32 (15.09%) Selenium
6 25 (11.79%) Jasmine
7 16 (7.55%) gulp
8 15 (7.08%) Mocha
9 12 (5.66%) Jenkins
10 11 (5.19%) Bitbucket
11 10 (4.72%) git-flow
11 10 (4.72%) GitLab
11 10 (4.72%) JUnit
11 10 (4.72%) Travis CI
12 5 (2.36%) Gradle
12 5 (2.36%) Visual Studio Team System
13 3 (1.42%) Grunt
13 3 (1.42%) Mercurial
13 3 (1.42%) Subversion
General
1 35 (16.51%) Retail
2 22 (10.38%) Finance
3 10 (4.72%) Games
4 7 (3.30%) Marketing
4 7 (3.30%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.83%) Electronics
5 6 (2.83%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.89%) Publishing
7 3 (1.42%) Advertising
8 1 (0.47%) Banking
8 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.47%) Hindi Language
8 1 (0.47%) Punjabi Language
8 1 (0.47%) Urdu Language
Job Titles
1 180 (84.91%) Developer
2 69 (32.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 51 (24.06%) JavaScript Developer
4 33 (15.57%) Full Stack Developer
4 33 (15.57%) Senior Developer
5 32 (15.09%) React Developer
6 22 (10.38%) UI Developer
7 20 (9.43%) Software Engineer
8 18 (8.49%) Angular Developer
9 17 (8.02%) .NET Developer
9 17 (8.02%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 15 (7.08%) PHP Developer
11 12 (5.66%) JavaScript Engineer
11 12 (5.66%) Web Developer
12 11 (5.19%) Node.js Developer
13 10 (4.72%) Java Engineer
13 10 (4.72%) Java Software Engineer
13 10 (4.72%) Junior
13 10 (4.72%) Junior Developer
14 9 (4.25%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (52.36%) HTML
2 110 (51.89%) CSS
3 101 (47.64%) AngularJS
4 96 (45.28%) React
5 77 (36.32%) Node.js
6 63 (29.72%) HTML5
7 53 (25.00%) Sass
8 52 (24.53%) .NET
9 48 (22.64%) Vue.js
10 41 (19.34%) CSS3
11 37 (17.45%) Enzyme
12 35 (16.51%) RESTful
13 34 (16.04%) Spring
14 32 (15.09%) Kafka
15 31 (14.62%) Redux
16 23 (10.85%) LESS
17 22 (10.38%) .NET Core
18 21 (9.91%) .NET Framework
18 21 (9.91%) JSON
19 20 (9.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 40 (18.87%) User Experience
2 12 (5.66%) Xbox
3 11 (5.19%) Mobile App
4 10 (4.72%) Renewable Energy
5 6 (2.83%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (2.83%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (2.36%) PlayStation
7 4 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.89%) Graphic Design
8 2 (0.94%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.47%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.72%) Android
1 10 (4.72%) Apple iOS
2 9 (4.25%) Linux
3 3 (1.42%) Unix
4 2 (0.94%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (40.09%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (37.26%) Front End Development
3 71 (33.49%) Scrum
4 48 (22.64%) Microservices
5 40 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
5 40 (18.87%) Web Development
6 39 (18.40%) Software Engineering
6 39 (18.40%) TDD
7 32 (15.09%) Burndown Charts
7 32 (15.09%) Planning Poker
7 32 (15.09%) Sprint Planning
7 32 (15.09%) Technology Roadmap
8 31 (14.62%) MVC
9 30 (14.15%) Unit Testing
10 23 (10.85%) BDD
11 22 (10.38%) OO
12 21 (9.91%) SDLC
13 20 (9.43%) DevOps
13 20 (9.43%) Test Automation
14 16 (7.55%) Multichannel Retail
Programming Languages
1 186 (87.74%) JavaScript
2 56 (26.42%) ES7
3 53 (25.00%) Java
4 44 (20.75%) TypeScript
5 43 (20.28%) C#
6 39 (18.40%) Python
7 33 (15.57%) PHP
8 24 (11.32%) SQL
9 10 (4.72%) Scala
10 8 (3.77%) C
11 6 (2.83%) C++
12 5 (2.36%) Java 8
12 5 (2.36%) Ruby
13 4 (1.89%) Apple Swift
13 4 (1.89%) Kotlin
13 4 (1.89%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.89%) Perl
14 2 (0.94%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.94%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.47%) ES8
Qualifications
1 23 (10.85%) Degree
2 7 (3.30%) SC Cleared
2 7 (3.30%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.83%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.89%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.36%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) GDPR
2 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (22.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 32 (15.09%) Marathon
1 32 (15.09%) Mesos
2 3 (1.42%) Ansible
3 1 (0.47%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (0.47%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.47%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (4.25%) SAP
2 7 (3.30%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.30%) Oracle
3 2 (0.94%) Adobe
4 1 (0.47%) Sitecore