Period
to 22 November 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 22 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ECMAScript 2015 (JavaScript ES2015, ES6)
England > South West
6 months to
22 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 246 293 329
Rank change year-on-year +47 +36 +22
Permanent jobs citing ES6 88 46 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.86% 0.45% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.45% 0.74% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 73 34 12
South West median annual salary £37,500 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +9.38% -30.43%
10th Percentile £24,350 £30,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,875 £66,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -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 South West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 6,085 6,186 6,124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 59.52% 60.04% 56.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5,057 5,244 5,242
South West median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +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 22 November 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 22 November 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 +31 43 £37,500 -11.76% 8
Devon +23 16 £47,500 - 2
Gloucestershire +16 10 £46,500 +55.00% 2
Somerset +23 7 £72,500 +61.11% 5
Cornwall 0 6 £24,000 -
Dorset - 6 £40,000 -
ES6
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 80 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 63 (71.59%) HTML
3 57 (64.77%) CSS
4 44 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 42 (47.73%) Front End Development
6 38 (43.18%) Git (software)
7 37 (42.05%) HTML5
8 29 (32.95%) Node.js
8 29 (32.95%) CSS3
8 29 (32.95%) Sass
9 28 (31.82%) MVC
10 25 (28.41%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (28.41%) ES7
11 23 (26.14%) React
11 23 (26.14%) E-Commerce
12 21 (23.86%) Vue.js
13 20 (22.73%) webpack
14 19 (21.59%) User Experience
15 18 (20.45%) JSON
15 18 (20.45%) TDD
16 17 (19.32%) Photoshop
16 17 (19.32%) gulp
17 16 (18.18%) Ajax
17 16 (18.18%) jQuery
17 16 (18.18%) WordPress
18 15 (17.05%) Ember.js
18 15 (17.05%) Subversion
18 15 (17.05%) TypeScript
19 14 (15.91%) npm
19 14 (15.91%) XML

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 16 (18.18%) WordPress
2 9 (10.23%) CMS
3 7 (7.95%) EPiServer
4 6 (6.82%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.14%) Apache
5 1 (1.14%) Confluence
5 1 (1.14%) Drupal
5 1 (1.14%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.14%) JBoss
5 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (19.32%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.41%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.91%) npm
2 6 (6.82%) GitHub
3 4 (4.55%) SaaS
4 2 (2.27%) Yarn
5 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.14%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.14%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) Internet
2 1 (1.14%) HTTP
2 1 (1.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.23%) NoSQL
2 7 (7.95%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.27%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.27%) MySQL
4 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 38 (43.18%) Git (software)
2 20 (22.73%) webpack
3 17 (19.32%) gulp
4 15 (17.05%) Subversion
5 6 (6.82%) Grunt
5 6 (6.82%) Jasmine
5 6 (6.82%) JIRA
5 6 (6.82%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (4.55%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.55%) JIRA Agile
7 3 (3.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 3 (3.41%) GitLab
8 2 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.27%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.14%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.14%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.14%) JUnit
9 1 (1.14%) Maven
9 1 (1.14%) Mocha
9 1 (1.14%) Selenium
General
1 12 (13.64%) Finance
2 11 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (2.27%) Advertising
3 2 (2.27%) Games
4 1 (1.14%) Automotive
4 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 73 (82.95%) Developer
2 39 (44.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 21 (23.86%) JavaScript Developer
4 16 (18.18%) Full Stack Developer
4 16 (18.18%) Senior Developer
5 11 (12.50%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 9 (10.23%) Web Developer
7 5 (5.68%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) JavaScript Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Lead Software Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 3 (3.41%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (3.41%) PHP Developer
10 2 (2.27%) Angular Developer
10 2 (2.27%) Digital Production Manager
10 2 (2.27%) Production Manager
10 2 (2.27%) Team Leader
11 1 (1.14%) Development Director
11 1 (1.14%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
11 1 (1.14%) Mobile Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (71.59%) HTML
2 57 (64.77%) CSS
3 44 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 37 (42.05%) HTML5
5 29 (32.95%) CSS3
5 29 (32.95%) Node.js
5 29 (32.95%) Sass
6 23 (26.14%) React
7 21 (23.86%) Vue.js
8 18 (20.45%) JSON
9 16 (18.18%) Ajax
9 16 (18.18%) jQuery
10 15 (17.05%) Ember.js
11 14 (15.91%) Backbone.js
11 14 (15.91%) KnockoutJS
11 14 (15.91%) XML
12 11 (12.50%) .NET
12 11 (12.50%) Express
13 10 (11.36%) Redux
14 8 (9.09%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.59%) User Experience
2 4 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.41%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.41%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.14%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.82%) Unix
1 6 (6.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (47.73%) Front End Development
2 28 (31.82%) MVC
3 25 (28.41%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (26.14%) E-Commerce
5 18 (20.45%) TDD
6 14 (15.91%) MVVM
7 13 (14.77%) Web Development
8 12 (13.64%) Scrum
9 9 (10.23%) Customer Requirements
9 9 (10.23%) Gamification
9 9 (10.23%) Software Engineering
9 9 (10.23%) Unit Testing
10 7 (7.95%) Decision-Making
10 7 (7.95%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (6.82%) Innovative Thinking
11 6 (6.82%) Line Management
11 6 (6.82%) People Management
11 6 (6.82%) Task Automation
11 6 (6.82%) Web Accessibility
12 5 (5.68%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 80 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 25 (28.41%) ES7
3 15 (17.05%) TypeScript
4 12 (13.64%) PHP
5 11 (12.50%) Java
6 6 (6.82%) C
7 4 (4.55%) SQL
8 3 (3.41%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.41%) Groovy
8 3 (3.41%) Python
8 3 (3.41%) Ruby
9 2 (2.27%) C#
10 1 (1.14%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.14%) JSX
10 1 (1.14%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.14%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 9 (10.23%) Degree
2 3 (3.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (5.68%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (7.95%) Oracle
2 3 (3.41%) Adobe
2 3 (3.41%) Cypress Semiconductor
3 2 (2.27%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.14%) Apple