Period
to 23 October 2021

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 23 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ECMAScript 2015 (JavaScript ES2015, ES6)
England > South West
6 months to
23 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 174 135 249
Rank change year-on-year -39 +114 +2
Permanent jobs citing ES6 110 59 79
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 1.49% 1.75% 0.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.78% 2.90% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 60 52 64
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,125 £29,161
25th Percentile £41,875 £37,500 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% +33.33%
75th Percentile £65,000 £47,500 £58,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £52,500 £76,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% -4.17% +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 3,961 2,035 5,584
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 53.56% 60.44% 57.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2,623 1,709 4,571
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,375
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
75th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £56,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +5.00%

ES6
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing ES6 as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ES6 in the South West.

Salary trend for ES6 in the South West

ES6
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing ES6 in the South West over the 6 months to 23 October 2021.

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 23 October 2021. 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 -24 90 £50,000 +25.00% 8
Somerset -24 8 £40,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 5 £58,750 - 1
Dorset -27 4 £35,000 -39.13%
Gloucestershire -37 1 £45,000 +9.09% 1
Devon - 1 £36,500 - 3
ES6
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2021, 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.

1 107 (97.27%) JavaScript
2 91 (82.73%) CSS
3 85 (77.27%) HTML
4 82 (74.55%) React
5 58 (52.73%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (50.91%) Node.js
7 46 (41.82%) webpack
7 46 (41.82%) Front End Development
7 46 (41.82%) AngularJS
8 43 (39.09%) Sass
9 40 (36.36%) Vue.js
9 40 (36.36%) Full Stack Development
10 38 (34.55%) Jest
10 38 (34.55%) gulp
11 36 (32.73%) Software Engineering
12 31 (28.18%) LESS
12 31 (28.18%) A/B Testing
13 30 (27.27%) Mentoring
14 29 (26.36%) Continuous Delivery
15 28 (25.45%) Git (software)
16 27 (24.55%) PHP
16 27 (24.55%) Problem-Solving
17 25 (22.73%) Test Automation
18 21 (19.09%) .NET
19 20 (18.18%) Linux
19 20 (18.18%) E-Commerce
19 20 (18.18%) JIRA
20 19 (17.27%) C#
20 19 (17.27%) ES7
20 19 (17.27%) Linux Command Line

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 8 (7.27%) CMS
2 6 (5.45%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (2.73%) EPiServer
3 3 (2.73%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (2.73%) Umbraco
3 3 (2.73%) WordPress
4 2 (1.82%) Headless CMS
4 2 (1.82%) IIS
4 2 (1.82%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.91%) Kentico
Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 18 (16.36%) Magento
2 7 (6.36%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 15 (13.64%) Azure
2 14 (12.73%) npm
3 11 (10.00%) AWS
4 9 (8.18%) Yarn
5 8 (7.27%) Serverless
6 6 (5.45%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (5.45%) Amazon ECS
6 6 (5.45%) Amazon S3
6 6 (5.45%) Amazon SQS
6 6 (5.45%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (5.45%) AWS Lambda
6 6 (5.45%) CloudFront
6 6 (5.45%) Heroku
6 6 (5.45%) IaaS
6 6 (5.45%) PaaS
6 6 (5.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (2.73%) Amazon Cognito
7 3 (2.73%) GCP
8 1 (0.91%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 1 (0.91%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.36%) Internet
2 2 (1.82%) HTTP
2 2 (1.82%) Skype
3 1 (0.91%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.45%) Amazon RDS
1 6 (5.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.64%) NoSQL
2 4 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.73%) MySQL
4 1 (0.91%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.91%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 46 (41.82%) webpack
2 38 (34.55%) gulp
3 28 (25.45%) Git (software)
4 20 (18.18%) JIRA
5 8 (7.27%) Babel
6 7 (6.36%) Jenkins
7 4 (3.64%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.73%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (2.73%) Subversion
8 3 (2.73%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.82%) Cypress.io
9 2 (1.82%) ESLint
9 2 (1.82%) git-flow
9 2 (1.82%) Grunt
9 2 (1.82%) Storybook
10 1 (0.91%) GitLab
10 1 (0.91%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.91%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.91%) Selenium
10 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (16.36%) Marketing
2 16 (14.55%) Social Skills
3 8 (7.27%) Finance
3 8 (7.27%) Local Government
3 8 (7.27%) Public Sector
4 6 (5.45%) Legal
4 6 (5.45%) Presentation Skills
5 5 (4.55%) Publishing
6 3 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.73%) Games
7 1 (0.91%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 55 (50.00%) Developer
2 31 (28.18%) Software Engineer
3 25 (22.73%) Senior Software Engineer
4 17 (15.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 10 (9.09%) Development Manager
5 10 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
5 10 (9.09%) Software Development Manager
5 10 (9.09%) Software Manager
6 9 (8.18%) Senior Developer
7 6 (5.45%) UI Developer
7 6 (5.45%) Web Developer
8 5 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (4.55%) Senior UI Developer
9 4 (3.64%) Lead Developer
9 4 (3.64%) React Developer
10 2 (1.82%) .NET Developer
10 2 (1.82%) Backend Developer
10 2 (1.82%) Digital Developer
10 2 (1.82%) JavaScript Engineer
10 2 (1.82%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (82.73%) CSS
2 85 (77.27%) HTML
3 82 (74.55%) React
4 56 (50.91%) Node.js
5 46 (41.82%) AngularJS
6 43 (39.09%) Sass
7 40 (36.36%) Vue.js
8 38 (34.55%) Jest
9 31 (28.18%) LESS
10 21 (19.09%) .NET
11 19 (17.27%) Nuxt
12 16 (14.55%) HTML5
13 15 (13.64%) CSS3
14 13 (11.82%) REST
15 12 (10.91%) .NET Core
16 10 (9.09%) CakePHP
16 10 (9.09%) Redux
16 10 (9.09%) Web Services
17 8 (7.27%) Ruby on Rails
17 8 (7.27%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.27%) Linux Command Line
1 19 (17.27%) User Experience
2 6 (5.45%) Blog
2 6 (5.45%) Legacy Systems
3 3 (2.73%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.82%) Animation
4 2 (1.82%) BBC
4 2 (1.82%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.82%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.91%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.91%) Legacy Code
5 1 (0.91%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.18%) Linux
2 5 (4.55%) Windows
3 1 (0.91%) Debian
3 1 (0.91%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (52.73%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (41.82%) Front End Development
3 40 (36.36%) Full Stack Development
4 36 (32.73%) Software Engineering
5 31 (28.18%) A/B Testing
6 30 (27.27%) Mentoring
7 29 (26.36%) Continuous Delivery
8 27 (24.55%) Problem-Solving
9 25 (22.73%) Test Automation
10 20 (18.18%) E-Commerce
11 14 (12.73%) Scrum
12 13 (11.82%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
12 13 (11.82%) OO
12 13 (11.82%) TDD
13 12 (10.91%) DevOps
14 10 (9.09%) Analytics
14 10 (9.09%) B2B
14 10 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
14 10 (9.09%) MVC
14 10 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 107 (97.27%) JavaScript
2 27 (24.55%) PHP
3 19 (17.27%) C#
3 19 (17.27%) ES7
4 17 (15.45%) TypeScript
5 12 (10.91%) Python
6 8 (7.27%) Ruby
7 7 (6.36%) Java
8 5 (4.55%) SQL
9 1 (0.91%) C++
9 1 (0.91%) ES8
9 1 (0.91%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 1 (0.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.18%) Accessibility
2 1 (0.91%) QA
System Software
1 15 (13.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (8.18%) Kubernetes
2 8 (7.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.73%) Sitecore