Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ECMAScript 2015 (JavaScript ES2015, ES6)
England > South West
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 240 303 336
Rank change year-on-year +63 +33 +22
Permanent jobs citing ES6 91 35 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.87% 0.34% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.43% 0.56% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 81 24 14
South West median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% +40.35%
10th Percentile £28,000 £30,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £63,750 £63,125
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% -

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 West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 6,365 6,197 6,022
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 60.90% 60.60% 55.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5,360 5,255 5,155
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%

ES6
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for ES6 in the South West

ES6
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for ES6 in the South West

ES6
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ES6 in the South West over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for ES6 in the South West

ES6
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ES6 within the South West region over the 6 months to 25 September 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
Bristol +39 48 £37,500 - 18
Devon +29 11 £47,500 - 2
Dorset - 11 £40,000 - 1
Somerset +35 8 £35,000 -22.22% 4
Cornwall +2 6 £24,000 -
Gloucestershire +10 4 £47,500 +5.56% 6
Wiltshire - 3 £37,500 -
ES6
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 South West region with a requirement for ES6.

1 88 (96.70%) JavaScript
2 65 (71.43%) HTML
3 64 (70.33%) CSS
4 42 (46.15%) AngularJS
5 40 (43.96%) Front End Development
6 39 (42.86%) HTML5
7 38 (41.76%) Git (software)
8 36 (39.56%) Node.js
9 32 (35.16%) CSS3
10 29 (31.87%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (29.67%) MVC
11 27 (29.67%) Sass
12 25 (27.47%) webpack
13 24 (26.37%) React
14 23 (25.27%) ES7
15 21 (23.08%) Vue.js
16 20 (21.98%) npm
17 19 (20.88%) E-Commerce
18 16 (17.58%) User Experience
18 16 (17.58%) gulp
18 16 (17.58%) PHP
19 15 (16.48%) Finance
19 15 (16.48%) Web Development
19 15 (16.48%) TDD
19 15 (16.48%) JSON
19 15 (16.48%) TypeScript
20 14 (15.38%) Redux
20 14 (15.38%) jQuery
20 14 (15.38%) WordPress
20 14 (15.38%) Subversion

ES6
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 14 (15.38%) WordPress
2 9 (9.89%) CMS
3 6 (6.59%) EPiServer
4 5 (5.49%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.20%) Apache
6 1 (1.10%) Confluence
6 1 (1.10%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.10%) JBoss
6 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (13.19%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 20 (21.98%) npm
2 7 (7.69%) GitHub
3 4 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.40%) SaaS
3 4 (4.40%) Yarn
4 1 (1.10%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.10%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) HTTP
2 1 (1.10%) Internet
2 1 (1.10%) SSH
2 1 (1.10%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.19%) NoSQL
2 7 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.59%) MySQL
4 3 (3.30%) Blockchain
4 3 (3.30%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.20%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 38 (41.76%) Git (software)
2 25 (27.47%) webpack
3 16 (17.58%) gulp
4 14 (15.38%) Subversion
5 11 (12.09%) JIRA
6 9 (9.89%) JIRA Agile
7 5 (5.49%) Grunt
8 2 (2.20%) Bitbucket
8 2 (2.20%) Jasmine
8 2 (2.20%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (2.20%) Mocha
8 2 (2.20%) PostCSS
9 1 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.10%) Babel
9 1 (1.10%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.10%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.10%) JUnit
9 1 (1.10%) Maven
9 1 (1.10%) Selenium
9 1 (1.10%) Sinon.JS
General
1 15 (16.48%) Finance
2 11 (12.09%) Retail
3 2 (2.20%) Games
4 1 (1.10%) Advertising
4 1 (1.10%) Automotive
4 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 74 (81.32%) Developer
2 33 (36.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 23 (25.27%) JavaScript Developer
4 18 (19.78%) Senior Developer
5 17 (18.68%) Full Stack Developer
6 11 (12.09%) JavaScript Engineer
7 10 (10.99%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 8 (8.79%) Web Developer
9 6 (6.59%) PHP Developer
10 5 (5.49%) Software Engineer
11 4 (4.40%) .NET Developer
11 4 (4.40%) Senior JavaScript Developer
12 3 (3.30%) Angular Developer
12 3 (3.30%) React Developer
12 3 (3.30%) Senior .NET Developer
13 2 (2.20%) Development Engineer
13 2 (2.20%) Digital Production Manager
13 2 (2.20%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 2 (2.20%) Lead Software Engineer
13 2 (2.20%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (71.43%) HTML
2 64 (70.33%) CSS
3 42 (46.15%) AngularJS
4 39 (42.86%) HTML5
5 36 (39.56%) Node.js
6 32 (35.16%) CSS3
7 27 (29.67%) Sass
8 24 (26.37%) React
9 21 (23.08%) Vue.js
10 15 (16.48%) JSON
11 14 (15.38%) Ajax
11 14 (15.38%) jQuery
11 14 (15.38%) Redux
11 14 (15.38%) XML
12 13 (14.29%) Backbone.js
12 13 (14.29%) Ember.js
13 12 (13.19%) KnockoutJS
14 10 (10.99%) Express
14 10 (10.99%) React Native
15 8 (8.79%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.58%) User Experience
2 7 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.20%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.10%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.10%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.69%) Windows
2 5 (5.49%) Unix
3 1 (1.10%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (43.96%) Front End Development
2 29 (31.87%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (29.67%) MVC
4 19 (20.88%) E-Commerce
5 15 (16.48%) TDD
5 15 (16.48%) Web Development
6 13 (14.29%) MVVM
7 9 (9.89%) Customer Requirements
7 9 (9.89%) Gamification
7 9 (9.89%) Scrum
8 7 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 7 (7.69%) Unit Testing
9 5 (5.49%) Innovative Thinking
9 5 (5.49%) OO
9 5 (5.49%) People Management
9 5 (5.49%) Task Automation
9 5 (5.49%) Web Accessibility
10 4 (4.40%) Line Management
10 4 (4.40%) OO PHP
10 4 (4.40%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 88 (96.70%) JavaScript
2 23 (25.27%) ES7
3 16 (17.58%) PHP
4 15 (16.48%) TypeScript
5 7 (7.69%) Java
6 6 (6.59%) C
7 5 (5.49%) SQL
8 4 (4.40%) C#
9 2 (2.20%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.20%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.10%) C++
10 1 (1.10%) Delphi
10 1 (1.10%) PHP 7
10 1 (1.10%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (4.40%) Degree
2 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (5.49%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (3.30%) Oracle
2 1 (1.10%) Apple
2 1 (1.10%) Atlassian