Period
to 21 February 2019

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 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ECMAScript 2015 (JavaScript ES2015, ES6)
England > South West
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 229 281 339
Rank change year-on-year +52 +58 +4
Permanent jobs citing ES6 97 54 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.96% 0.53% 0.048%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.63% 0.90% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 77 46 5
South West median annual salary £48,000 £42,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.94% -26.09% +27.78%
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £63,000 £57,500 £80,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% - +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 5,952 6,000 6,000
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 58.84% 58.70% 57.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4,889 5,066 5,051
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +3.85%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +3.26%

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 21 February 2019.

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 21 February 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
Bristol +11 42 £50,000 +14.29% 7
Devon +16 20 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Dorset - 13 £40,000 -
Gloucestershire +18 10 £46,750 +55.83% 3
Somerset +3 9 £35,000 - 4
Wiltshire - 3 £48,000 - 3
ES6
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 West region with a requirement for ES6.

1 83 (85.57%) HTML
2 79 (81.44%) JavaScript
3 75 (77.32%) CSS
4 56 (57.73%) HTML5
5 54 (55.67%) Git (software)
6 44 (45.36%) React
7 41 (42.27%) Node.js
8 37 (38.14%) Sass
8 37 (38.14%) Front End Development
9 36 (37.11%) AngularJS
10 35 (36.08%) CSS3
11 34 (35.05%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (30.93%) webpack
13 28 (28.87%) Vue.js
14 27 (27.84%) TypeScript
15 25 (25.77%) User Experience
16 24 (24.74%) gulp
16 24 (24.74%) MVC
16 24 (24.74%) E-Commerce
17 21 (21.65%) PHP
18 20 (20.62%) Java
18 20 (20.62%) Degree
19 19 (19.59%) Web Development
20 18 (18.56%) Software Engineering
20 18 (18.56%) SQL Server
20 18 (18.56%) Photoshop
20 18 (18.56%) Problem-Solving
21 17 (17.53%) .NET
21 17 (17.53%) C#
22 16 (16.49%) Continuous Integration

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 11 (11.34%) WordPress
2 7 (7.22%) EPiServer
3 6 (6.19%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (6.19%) Umbraco
4 5 (5.15%) Drupal
5 3 (3.09%) CMS
6 1 (1.03%) Apache
6 1 (1.03%) Confluence
6 1 (1.03%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.03%) IIS
6 1 (1.03%) JBoss
6 1 (1.03%) nginx
6 1 (1.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (18.56%) Photoshop
2 9 (9.28%) InVision
Business Applications
1 8 (8.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.46%) Serverless
2 13 (13.40%) npm
3 8 (8.25%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (8.25%) GitHub
4 5 (5.15%) OpenShift
5 4 (4.12%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (3.09%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (1.03%) NuGet
7 1 (1.03%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.03%) AMQP
1 1 (1.03%) HTTP
1 1 (1.03%) Internet
1 1 (1.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.56%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.37%) MongoDB
2 12 (12.37%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.15%) MySQL
3 5 (5.15%) Neo4j
4 2 (2.06%) Redis
5 1 (1.03%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.03%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 54 (55.67%) Git (software)
2 30 (30.93%) webpack
3 24 (24.74%) gulp
4 11 (11.34%) Jasmine
4 11 (11.34%) Jenkins
4 11 (11.34%) Karma Test Runner
5 9 (9.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 9 (9.28%) GitLab
5 9 (9.28%) JIRA
5 9 (9.28%) Subversion
6 8 (8.25%) PhpStorm
7 7 (7.22%) Grunt
8 4 (4.12%) git-flow
9 3 (3.09%) Selenium
9 3 (3.09%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (2.06%) Bitbucket
10 2 (2.06%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.06%) Maven
11 1 (1.03%) SoapUI
11 1 (1.03%) SpecFlow
General
1 10 (10.31%) Marketing
2 8 (8.25%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.15%) Finance
4 2 (2.06%) Advertising
4 2 (2.06%) Games
4 2 (2.06%) Retail
5 1 (1.03%) Automotive
5 1 (1.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 80 (82.47%) Developer
2 34 (35.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 27 (27.84%) Senior Developer
4 22 (22.68%) JavaScript Developer
5 16 (16.49%) Full Stack Developer
5 16 (16.49%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 10 (10.31%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 10 (10.31%) Software Engineer
7 8 (8.25%) Node.js Developer
8 7 (7.22%) React Developer
9 5 (5.15%) Lead Developer
9 5 (5.15%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (5.15%) Team Leader
10 4 (4.12%) Junior
10 4 (4.12%) Junior Developer
10 4 (4.12%) Lead Software Engineer
11 3 (3.09%) .NET Developer
11 3 (3.09%) C# Developer
11 3 (3.09%) Java Developer
11 3 (3.09%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (85.57%) HTML
2 75 (77.32%) CSS
3 56 (57.73%) HTML5
4 44 (45.36%) React
5 41 (42.27%) Node.js
6 37 (38.14%) Sass
7 36 (37.11%) AngularJS
8 35 (36.08%) CSS3
9 28 (28.87%) Vue.js
10 17 (17.53%) .NET
11 15 (15.46%) JSON
12 14 (14.43%) HTML5 Canvas
12 14 (14.43%) SVG
13 13 (13.40%) Express
14 12 (12.37%) Laravel
14 12 (12.37%) React Native
14 12 (12.37%) RESTful
15 11 (11.34%) Redux
16 10 (10.31%) KnockoutJS
16 10 (10.31%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 25 (25.77%) User Experience
2 8 (8.25%) Enterprise Cloud
3 6 (6.19%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (5.15%) Algorithms
4 5 (5.15%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (3.09%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.06%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.19%) Unix
1 6 (6.19%) Windows
2 3 (3.09%) Android
2 3 (3.09%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (38.14%) Front End Development
2 34 (35.05%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (24.74%) E-Commerce
3 24 (24.74%) MVC
4 19 (19.59%) Web Development
5 18 (18.56%) Problem-Solving
5 18 (18.56%) Software Engineering
6 16 (16.49%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (15.46%) Scrum
8 14 (14.43%) OOP
9 13 (13.40%) Computer Science
9 13 (13.40%) Unit Testing
10 12 (12.37%) TDD
11 11 (11.34%) OO
12 9 (9.28%) Critical Thinking
12 9 (9.28%) Data Visualisation
12 9 (9.28%) MVVM
12 9 (9.28%) Visualisation
13 8 (8.25%) Direct Marketing
13 8 (8.25%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 79 (81.44%) JavaScript
2 27 (27.84%) TypeScript
3 21 (21.65%) PHP
4 20 (20.62%) Java
5 17 (17.53%) C#
6 15 (15.46%) Python
7 12 (12.37%) SQL
8 10 (10.31%) Bash Shell
8 10 (10.31%) Ruby
9 9 (9.28%) ES7
9 9 (9.28%) Groovy
10 8 (8.25%) C
11 7 (7.22%) C++
12 5 (5.15%) Lua
13 4 (4.12%) Apple Swift
13 4 (4.12%) Objective-C
14 1 (1.03%) JSX
14 1 (1.03%) Kotlin
14 1 (1.03%) R
14 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (20.62%) Degree
2 13 (13.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (5.15%) PhD
4 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.15%) QA
System Software
1 10 (10.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.09%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (9.28%) Adobe
1 9 (9.28%) Cypress Semiconductor
2 7 (7.22%) Oracle
3 3 (3.09%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.03%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.03%) Sitecore