Period
to 27 January 2022

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 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Protractor
UK
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 859 618 797
Rank change year-on-year -241 +179 -2
Permanent jobs citing Protractor 236 169 244
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.26% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.93% 1.27% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 135 158 208
10th Percentile £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
25th Percentile £57,000 £45,000 £44,688
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +21.74% +9.52% +1.94%
75th Percentile £90,000 £71,250 £71,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £75,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.64% +15.79% +5.56%

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 25,499 13,358 24,160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.55% 20.65% 19.34%
Number of salaries quoted 15,406 11,127 19,182
10th Percentile £37,450 £35,250 £33,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £83,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Protractor
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Protractor in the UK

Protractor
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Protractor.

Salary trend for Protractor in the UK

Protractor
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Protractor over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Protractor in the UK

Protractor
Top 14 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 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England -195 225 £70,000 +21.74% 23
London -160 128 £70,000 +16.67% 15
UK excluding London -200 102 £57,000 +3.64% 8
South East -90 66 £80,000 +45.45% 3
Work from Home -183 47 £70,000 +40.00% 6
South West -42 15 £57,000 +14.00% 2
North of England -129 10 £50,000 -24.76% 2
North West -115 9 £50,000 -28.57% 2
Wales - 8 £62,500 -
Midlands -109 2 £46,250 +2.78%
East Midlands -56 1 £47,500 +11.76%
Yorkshire -77 1 £50,000 +5.26%
West Midlands -82 1 £45,000 -
East of England -106 1 £33,500 -10.67%

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, IT jobs citing Protractor 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 with a requirement for Protractor.

1 168 (71.19%) JavaScript
2 149 (63.14%) Cucumber
3 140 (59.32%) Agile Software Development
4 139 (58.90%) Java
4 139 (58.90%) Cypress.io
5 132 (55.93%) Git (software)
6 123 (52.12%) Jenkins
7 119 (50.42%) AngularJS
8 101 (42.80%) QA
9 100 (42.37%) Test Automation
10 93 (39.41%) Node.js
10 93 (39.41%) React
11 92 (38.98%) Spring
12 83 (35.17%) Finance
12 83 (35.17%) CSS
13 82 (34.75%) Selenium
14 77 (32.63%) DevOps
15 75 (31.78%) Microservices
16 70 (29.66%) CI/CD
16 70 (29.66%) Degree
16 70 (29.66%) JUnit
17 68 (28.81%) Azure
17 68 (28.81%) API Testing
18 67 (28.39%) Ansible
18 67 (28.39%) Software Engineering
19 65 (27.54%) TDD
19 65 (27.54%) PostgreSQL
19 65 (27.54%) AWS
20 64 (27.12%) Banking
21 63 (26.69%) RESTful

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 50 (21.19%) GemFire
2 42 (17.80%) Apache
3 37 (15.68%) Apache Spark
4 17 (7.20%) Elasticsearch
5 15 (6.36%) Cloud Foundry
6 12 (5.08%) Camunda
7 8 (3.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 6 (2.54%) CMS
9 5 (2.12%) JBoss
9 5 (2.12%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.69%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.85%) Confluence
11 2 (0.85%) IIS
12 1 (0.42%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 68 (28.81%) Azure
2 65 (27.54%) AWS
3 54 (22.88%) GitHub
4 37 (15.68%) GCP
5 27 (11.44%) Amazon Kinesis
5 27 (11.44%) PaaS
6 14 (5.93%) npm
7 11 (4.66%) OpenShift
8 9 (3.81%) AWS Lambda
8 9 (3.81%) Serverless
9 7 (2.97%) Sauce Labs
10 6 (2.54%) SaaS
11 5 (2.12%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (2.12%) Amazon ECS
11 5 (2.12%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (2.12%) CloudFront
11 5 (2.12%) Figma
12 4 (1.69%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 4 (1.69%) Azure Functions
13 1 (0.42%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.51%) Calico
2 5 (2.12%) Firewall
2 5 (2.12%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (1.27%) HTTP
4 1 (0.42%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (27.54%) PostgreSQL
2 47 (19.92%) Redis
3 45 (19.07%) NoSQL
4 37 (15.68%) HBase
5 35 (14.83%) MariaDB
6 30 (12.71%) Relational Database
7 24 (10.17%) Big Data
8 20 (8.47%) SQL Server
9 5 (2.12%) Amazon Aurora
9 5 (2.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (1.69%) Blockchain
11 2 (0.85%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.85%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.85%) Metadata
11 2 (0.85%) MySQL
11 2 (0.85%) OLTP
11 2 (0.85%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 149 (63.14%) Cucumber
2 139 (58.90%) Cypress.io
3 132 (55.93%) Git (software)
4 123 (52.12%) Jenkins
5 82 (34.75%) Selenium
6 70 (29.66%) JUnit
7 55 (23.31%) Postman
8 53 (22.46%) Jasmine
9 50 (21.19%) Gradle
9 50 (21.19%) Sonatype Nexus
9 50 (21.19%) Storybook
10 45 (19.07%) Mockito
11 38 (16.10%) Eclipse
11 38 (16.10%) IntelliJ
12 37 (15.68%) Karma Test Runner
13 35 (14.83%) Artifactory
14 30 (12.71%) SonarQube
14 30 (12.71%) WebDriver
15 21 (8.90%) Appium
16 19 (8.05%) JMeter
General
1 83 (35.17%) Finance
2 64 (27.12%) Banking
3 57 (24.15%) Social Skills
4 52 (22.03%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 52 (22.03%) Law
5 14 (5.93%) Retail
6 13 (5.51%) Publishing
7 9 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (2.97%) Financial Institution
9 5 (2.12%) Billing
10 4 (1.69%) Documentation Skills
10 4 (1.69%) Front Office
10 4 (1.69%) Wholesale Banking
11 2 (0.85%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.85%) Legal
12 1 (0.42%) Advertising
12 1 (0.42%) Influencing Skills
12 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.42%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 61 (25.85%) Developer
2 42 (17.80%) Software Engineer
3 40 (16.95%) QA Engineer
4 22 (9.32%) Principal Engineer
4 22 (9.32%) Principal Software Engineer
5 21 (8.90%) Lead Developer
6 19 (8.05%) Tester
7 18 (7.63%) Java Developer
7 18 (7.63%) QA Leader
8 15 (6.36%) Senior QA Engineer
9 14 (5.93%) Lead Software Engineer
9 14 (5.93%) Software Developer
10 13 (5.51%) E-Commerce Engineer
11 12 (5.08%) Automation Tester
11 12 (5.08%) Full Stack Developer
11 12 (5.08%) Senior Developer
11 12 (5.08%) Senior Tester
12 11 (4.66%) Senior Automation Tester
13 10 (4.24%) Automation Engineer
14 9 (3.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (50.42%) AngularJS
2 93 (39.41%) Node.js
2 93 (39.41%) React
3 92 (38.98%) Spring
4 83 (35.17%) CSS
5 63 (26.69%) RESTful
6 56 (23.73%) WireMock
7 54 (22.88%) Kafka
8 51 (21.61%) Express
9 50 (21.19%) Redux
10 49 (20.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 47 (19.92%) REST
12 43 (18.22%) RabbitMQ
12 43 (18.22%) Tailwind CSS
13 41 (17.37%) HTML
14 38 (16.10%) JSON
15 37 (15.68%) Spark Streaming
16 36 (15.25%) Spring Boot
17 35 (14.83%) AssertJ
17 35 (14.83%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 37 (15.68%) Linux Command Line
2 27 (11.44%) User Experience
3 23 (9.75%) Self-Motivation
4 14 (5.93%) Mobile App
5 13 (5.51%) Client/Server
5 13 (5.51%) Mainframe
6 12 (5.08%) Cloud Native
7 5 (2.12%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (2.12%) W3C
8 4 (1.69%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.27%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.42%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.42%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 37 (15.68%) Linux
1 37 (15.68%) Unix
2 5 (2.12%) Android
2 5 (2.12%) Apple iOS
2 5 (2.12%) VMS
3 3 (1.27%) Windows
4 2 (0.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (59.32%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (42.37%) Test Automation
3 77 (32.63%) DevOps
4 75 (31.78%) Microservices
5 70 (29.66%) CI/CD
6 68 (28.81%) API Testing
7 67 (28.39%) Software Engineering
8 65 (27.54%) TDD
9 62 (26.27%) Scrum
10 56 (23.73%) Full Stack Development
11 55 (23.31%) Computer Science
12 52 (22.03%) Digital Banking
13 51 (21.61%) BDD
14 47 (19.92%) Fintech
14 47 (19.92%) Test Strategy
15 43 (18.22%) Cross-Browser Testing
15 43 (18.22%) Scaled Agile Framework
15 43 (18.22%) Software Testing
16 41 (17.37%) User Stories
17 39 (16.53%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 168 (71.19%) JavaScript
2 139 (58.90%) Java
3 62 (26.27%) TypeScript
4 47 (19.92%) Python
5 42 (17.80%) Groovy
6 41 (17.37%) SQL
7 37 (15.68%) Shell Script
8 27 (11.44%) C#
9 19 (8.05%) Ruby
10 13 (5.51%) Bash
10 13 (5.51%) Go
11 5 (2.12%) Java 8
12 4 (1.69%) Kotlin
13 3 (1.27%) C++
14 2 (0.85%) PHP
14 2 (0.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 70 (29.66%) Degree
2 48 (20.34%) OCP
2 48 (20.34%) Oracle Certification
3 13 (5.51%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.42%) ISEB
4 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.42%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (42.80%) QA
2 13 (5.51%) SLA
3 5 (2.12%) Accessibility
3 5 (2.12%) WCAG
System Software
1 37 (15.68%) HDFS
2 36 (15.25%) Docker
3 33 (13.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (5.51%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.85%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 67 (28.39%) Ansible
2 33 (13.98%) Kubernetes
3 23 (9.75%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (5.51%) Grafana
4 13 (5.51%) Kibana
5 12 (5.08%) Terraform
6 4 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (1.69%) MIIS
6 4 (1.69%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 43 (18.22%) Okta
2 37 (15.68%) VMware
3 20 (8.47%) Oracle
4 16 (6.78%) Microsoft
5 13 (5.51%) PayPal
6 8 (3.39%) Adobe
6 8 (3.39%) Cognizant
7 5 (2.12%) Guidewire
8 4 (1.69%) CA Agile Central
8 4 (1.69%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.85%) TOWER Software