Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Protractor skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Protractor over the 6 months to 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Protractor
UK
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 734 1027 1096
Rank change year-on-year +293 +69 +144
Permanent jobs citing Protractor 474 205 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.11% 0.088%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.31% 0.58% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 380 185 162
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £69,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +26.67% -25.00% +11.11%

Protractor is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 36307 35213 37775
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.24% 18.91% 17.66%
Number of salaries quoted 29615 30328 32165
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Protractor
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Protractor as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Protractor in the UK

Protractor
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Protractor in the UK

Protractor
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Protractor over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Protractor in the UK

Protractor
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Protractor within the UK over the 6 months to 12 December 2017. 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
England +229 425 £52,500 +5.00% 31
London +130 240 £60,000 - 15
UK excluding London +149 210 £47,500 +26.67% 16
South East +75 64 £50,000 +11.11% 8
South West +29 47 £52,250 +49.29% 3
East of England +29 27 £37,500 -11.76% 3
North of England +30 25 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Midlands +7 25 £48,750 +30.00% 1
Scotland -8 18 £40,000 -11.11%
West Midlands +14 17 £52,500 +40.00% 1
Yorkshire +34 11 £37,500 +19.05%
North West +2 11 £45,000 - 1
East Midlands +14 8 £37,500 +7.14%
Northern Ireland - 6 - -
North East - 3 £45,000 -
Wales +18 1 £45,000 +55.17%

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT jobs citing Protractor also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Protractor.

1 347 (73.21%) JavaScript
2 337 (71.10%) Agile Software Development
2 337 (71.10%) Test Automation
3 313 (66.03%) Selenium
4 255 (53.80%) AngularJS
5 254 (53.59%) HTML
6 229 (48.31%) Jasmine
7 224 (47.26%) Java
8 218 (45.99%) CSS
9 199 (41.98%) C#
10 180 (37.97%) SQL
11 160 (33.76%) TDD
12 159 (33.54%) Git (software)
13 158 (33.33%) .NET
14 157 (33.12%) Scrum
15 152 (32.07%) BDD
16 149 (31.43%) Continuous Integration
17 146 (30.80%) HTML5
18 126 (26.58%) QA
19 125 (26.37%) Degree
20 121 (25.53%) Finance
21 120 (25.32%) Open Source
22 118 (24.89%) Cucumber
23 117 (24.68%) Karma Test Runner
24 116 (24.47%) Front End Development
25 101 (21.31%) JUnit
26 99 (20.89%) SDLC
26 99 (20.89%) Jenkins
27 90 (18.99%) TypeScript
28 89 (18.78%) WebDriver

Protractor
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 20 (4.22%) Confluence
2 18 (3.80%) CMS
3 17 (3.59%) EPiServer
4 12 (2.53%) IIS
5 10 (2.11%) Drupal
5 10 (2.11%) Sitecore CMS
6 8 (1.69%) Apache
7 7 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.84%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.84%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.63%) NServiceBus
10 2 (0.42%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.21%) nginx
11 1 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 10 (2.11%) Eloqua
1 10 (2.11%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (1.05%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.42%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 76 (16.03%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (14.77%) npm
3 47 (9.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 46 (9.70%) GitHub
5 14 (2.95%) SaaS
6 13 (2.74%) IaaS
7 12 (2.53%) PaaS
8 11 (2.32%) Amazon S3
8 11 (2.32%) CloudFront
9 10 (2.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 10 (2.11%) AWS Lambda
9 10 (2.11%) Serverless
10 9 (1.90%) Adobe Analytics
11 8 (1.69%) Slack
12 7 (1.48%) OpenShift
13 6 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
14 5 (1.05%) SuccessFactors
15 3 (0.63%) BrowserStack
16 2 (0.42%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.32%) SSL
2 2 (0.42%) HTTP
2 2 (0.42%) Internet
3 1 (0.21%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.21%) Firewall
3 1 (0.21%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (8.86%) SQL Server
2 27 (5.70%) MySQL
3 26 (5.49%) NoSQL
4 25 (5.27%) MongoDB
5 16 (3.38%) Couchbase
6 13 (2.74%) Blockchain
7 11 (2.32%) Relational Database
7 11 (2.32%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (2.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 10 (2.11%) Amazon RDS
9 9 (1.90%) Big Data
10 6 (1.27%) Ingres
11 5 (1.05%) DB2
11 5 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (0.84%) Neo4j
13 3 (0.63%) Redis
14 1 (0.21%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 313 (66.03%) Selenium
2 229 (48.31%) Jasmine
3 159 (33.54%) Git (software)
4 118 (24.89%) Cucumber
5 117 (24.68%) Karma Test Runner
6 101 (21.31%) JUnit
7 99 (20.89%) Jenkins
8 89 (18.78%) WebDriver
9 75 (15.82%) Visual Studio
10 74 (15.61%) gulp
11 70 (14.77%) TestNG
12 60 (12.66%) Mocha
12 60 (12.66%) TeamCity
13 59 (12.45%) JIRA
14 58 (12.24%) SpecFlow
15 53 (11.18%) Team Foundation Server
16 52 (10.97%) webpack
17 43 (9.07%) SoapUI
18 42 (8.86%) Grunt
19 40 (8.44%) Maven
General
1 121 (25.53%) Finance
2 39 (8.23%) Marketing
3 26 (5.49%) Banking
4 25 (5.27%) Retail
5 22 (4.64%) Telecoms
6 17 (3.59%) Legal
7 16 (3.38%) Manufacturing
8 15 (3.16%) Advertising
9 13 (2.74%) Electronics
10 10 (2.11%) Games
11 6 (1.27%) Investment Banking
12 5 (1.05%) Back Office
12 5 (1.05%) Front Office
13 3 (0.63%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.42%) Law
15 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 203 (42.83%) Developer
2 83 (17.51%) Tester
3 79 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 75 (15.82%) Angular Developer
5 67 (14.14%) Automation Tester
6 63 (13.29%) Test Engineer
7 55 (11.60%) Test Automation Engineer
8 47 (9.92%) JavaScript Developer
8 47 (9.92%) Senior Developer
9 46 (9.70%) Selenium Tester
10 44 (9.28%) Selenium Automation Tester
11 33 (6.96%) Java Developer
12 32 (6.75%) Full Stack Developer
13 25 (5.27%) JavaScript Engineer
13 25 (5.27%) Web Developer
14 23 (4.85%) QA Engineer
15 22 (4.64%) Agile Developer
15 22 (4.64%) Consultant
15 22 (4.64%) Test Consultant
15 22 (4.64%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 255 (53.80%) AngularJS
2 254 (53.59%) HTML
3 218 (45.99%) CSS
4 158 (33.33%) .NET
5 146 (30.80%) HTML5
6 85 (17.93%) Sass
7 69 (14.56%) Node.js
8 66 (13.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 65 (13.71%) REST
10 64 (13.50%) Gherkin
10 64 (13.50%) JSON
10 64 (13.50%) RESTful
11 54 (11.39%) CSS3
12 50 (10.55%) Angular 2
13 48 (10.13%) jQuery
13 48 (10.13%) React
13 48 (10.13%) Web Services
14 47 (9.92%) LESS
15 41 (8.65%) Spring
16 40 (8.44%) Chai
Miscellaneous
1 72 (15.19%) User Experience
2 52 (10.97%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (5.91%) Computer Science
4 27 (5.70%) Mobile App
5 17 (3.59%) Cloud Native
6 12 (2.53%) Greenfield Project
7 11 (2.32%) Fintech
8 10 (2.11%) iPad
8 10 (2.11%) W3C
9 9 (1.90%) Algorithms
9 9 (1.90%) Data Structures
9 9 (1.90%) iPhone
10 8 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (1.48%) Equities
11 7 (1.48%) Fixed Income
12 6 (1.27%) Management Information System
13 5 (1.05%) iSeries
13 5 (1.05%) Mainframe
13 5 (1.05%) Online Gambling
14 4 (0.84%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 36 (7.59%) Apple iOS
2 19 (4.01%) Linux
3 18 (3.80%) Android
3 18 (3.80%) Windows
4 10 (2.11%) Unix
5 1 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 337 (71.10%) Agile Software Development
1 337 (71.10%) Test Automation
2 160 (33.76%) TDD
3 157 (33.12%) Scrum
4 152 (32.07%) BDD
5 149 (31.43%) Continuous Integration
6 120 (25.32%) Open Source
7 116 (24.47%) Front End Development
8 99 (20.89%) SDLC
9 56 (11.81%) DevOps
9 56 (11.81%) Mentoring
10 50 (10.55%) Functional Testing
11 48 (10.13%) Software Engineering
12 45 (9.49%) MVC
13 40 (8.44%) Analytical Thinking
13 40 (8.44%) Analytics
13 40 (8.44%) E-Commerce
13 40 (8.44%) Unit Testing
13 40 (8.44%) Web Development
14 38 (8.02%) OO
Programming Languages
1 347 (73.21%) JavaScript
2 224 (47.26%) Java
3 199 (41.98%) C#
4 180 (37.97%) SQL
5 90 (18.99%) TypeScript
6 37 (7.81%) PHP
7 34 (7.17%) ES6
7 34 (7.17%) Ruby
8 32 (6.75%) Python
9 25 (5.27%) Groovy
10 22 (4.64%) Scala
11 15 (3.16%) ECMAScript
12 14 (2.95%) C++
13 12 (2.53%) RPG
14 8 (1.69%) VB.NET
15 6 (1.27%) Go
16 5 (1.05%) COBOL
16 5 (1.05%) Delphi
16 5 (1.05%) Pascal
17 4 (0.84%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 125 (26.37%) Degree
2 32 (6.75%) ISTQB
3 23 (4.85%) Computer Science Degree
4 17 (3.59%) Security Cleared
5 16 (3.38%) ISEB
6 15 (3.16%) SC Cleared
7 10 (2.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.42%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (26.58%) QA
2 10 (2.11%) WAI
2 10 (2.11%) WCAG
3 4 (0.84%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 46 (9.70%) Docker
2 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.21%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (4.01%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (2.32%) Kubernetes
3 10 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (2.11%) Puppet
4 4 (0.84%) Ansible
5 1 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 52 (10.97%) Microsoft
2 31 (6.54%) Oracle
3 21 (4.43%) Google
4 18 (3.80%) SAP
5 17 (3.59%) IBM
6 16 (3.38%) HP
7 13 (2.74%) Twitter
8 11 (2.32%) Adobe
9 10 (2.11%) Marketo
9 10 (2.11%) Sitecore
10 8 (1.69%) CA
10 8 (1.69%) CA Agile Central
10 8 (1.69%) Micro Focus
11 6 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (1.05%) Atlassian
12 5 (1.05%) Xamarin
13 2 (0.42%) Civica
14 1 (0.21%) Dynatrace
14 1 (0.21%) Telerik
14 1 (0.21%) VMware