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

Protractor
UK
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 933 647 662
Rank change year-on-year -286 +15 +185
Permanent jobs citing Protractor 282 405 129
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.35% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.74% 1.68% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 129 127 115
10th Percentile £44,900 £41,250 £33,500
25th Percentile £48,750 £46,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - +13.64% -
75th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £71,275
90th Percentile £80,000 £81,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +10.53%

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 38,159 24,071 12,753
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.59% 21.04% 20.14%
Number of salaries quoted 15,544 15,483 10,350
10th Percentile £38,000 £36,250 £33,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £42,517 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +4.17% +6.67%

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 12 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Protractor in the UK

Protractor
Top 13 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 August 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 -373 197 £65,000 +4.00% 12
Work from Home -144 174 £62,500 +4.17% 7
London -122 155 £65,000 -3.70% 6
UK excluding London -328 55 £60,000 +14.29% 7
South East -272 21 £70,750 +17.92% 1
South West -44 12 £60,000 -4.00% 1
Scotland -42 7 - - 1
Wales -15 6 £51,250 -2.38%
East of England -60 6 £45,000 -28.00%
North of England -74 2 £50,000 +11.11% 3
North West -77 2 £50,000 +11.11%
Midlands -65 1 £47,500 -9.52% 1
East Midlands - 1 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 12 August 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.

1 225 (79.79%) JavaScript
2 208 (73.76%) Agile
3 184 (65.25%) Test Automation
4 175 (62.06%) AngularJS
5 149 (52.84%) QA
6 145 (51.42%) Cypress.io
7 140 (49.65%) Selenium
8 139 (49.29%) TypeScript
9 135 (47.87%) Java
10 121 (42.91%) Git (software)
11 115 (40.78%) Node.js
12 108 (38.30%) Finance
13 105 (37.23%) Cucumber
14 104 (36.88%) CI/CD
15 100 (35.46%) REST
16 99 (35.11%) Continuous Integration
17 94 (33.33%) API Testing
18 87 (30.85%) React
18 87 (30.85%) Azure
19 85 (30.14%) Spring
20 84 (29.79%) Jenkins
21 83 (29.43%) BDD
22 81 (28.72%) Microservices
22 81 (28.72%) Social Skills
23 80 (28.37%) Postman
23 80 (28.37%) Jasmine
24 73 (25.89%) Public Sector
24 73 (25.89%) DevOps
25 69 (24.47%) SDLC
26 68 (24.11%) Retail

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 17 (6.03%) Confluence
2 10 (3.55%) GemFire
3 8 (2.84%) Cloud Foundry
4 6 (2.13%) IBM Domino
5 3 (1.06%) Apache
5 3 (1.06%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.06%) Drupal
6 1 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 87 (30.85%) Azure
2 62 (21.99%) GitHub
2 62 (21.99%) SaaS
3 61 (21.63%) AWS
4 51 (18.09%) Sauce Labs
5 42 (14.89%) BrowserStack
6 28 (9.93%) npm
7 26 (9.22%) Azure DevOps
8 12 (4.26%) Yarn
9 10 (3.55%) Cloud Computing
10 9 (3.19%) Dynamics 365
10 9 (3.19%) Power Platform
11 8 (2.84%) GCP
12 7 (2.48%) OpenShift
12 7 (2.48%) PaaS
12 7 (2.48%) Tricentis Tosca
13 6 (2.13%) Slack
14 4 (1.42%) Amazon Kinesis
15 3 (1.06%) PowerApps
16 1 (0.35%) AWS Step Functions
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.48%) Calico
2 6 (2.13%) RIP
3 4 (1.42%) HTTP
4 3 (1.06%) SSL
5 2 (0.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (11.35%) NoSQL
2 19 (6.74%) MongoDB
3 16 (5.67%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (4.61%) SQL Server
5 7 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (2.13%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.06%) Big Data
7 3 (1.06%) DB2
7 3 (1.06%) HBase
7 3 (1.06%) MariaDB
7 3 (1.06%) Redis
8 2 (0.71%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.35%) DocumentDB
9 1 (0.35%) DynamoDB
9 1 (0.35%) MySQL
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 145 (51.42%) Cypress.io
2 140 (49.65%) Selenium
3 121 (42.91%) Git (software)
4 105 (37.23%) Cucumber
5 84 (29.79%) Jenkins
6 80 (28.37%) Jasmine
6 80 (28.37%) Postman
7 67 (23.76%) Mocha
8 63 (22.34%) JMeter
9 51 (18.09%) SpecFlow
10 47 (16.67%) Gatling
10 47 (16.67%) WebDriver
11 44 (15.60%) REST Assured
12 43 (15.25%) Karma Test Runner
13 39 (13.83%) JIRA
14 36 (12.77%) GitLab
15 34 (12.06%) SoapUI
15 34 (12.06%) TestCafe
16 28 (9.93%) JUnit
17 23 (8.16%) gulp
General
1 108 (38.30%) Finance
2 81 (28.72%) Social Skills
3 73 (25.89%) Public Sector
4 68 (24.11%) Retail
5 42 (14.89%) Banking
6 34 (12.06%) Local Government
6 34 (12.06%) Manufacturing
7 18 (6.38%) Retail Banking
8 11 (3.90%) Games
9 10 (3.55%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 10 (3.55%) Law
10 9 (3.19%) Marketing
11 7 (2.48%) Presentation Skills
12 4 (1.42%) Documentation Skills
12 4 (1.42%) Private Banking
12 4 (1.42%) Tech for Good
13 3 (1.06%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.71%) Publishing
15 1 (0.35%) Electronics
15 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (20.92%) Tester
2 56 (19.86%) Automation Tester
2 56 (19.86%) QA Engineer
3 51 (18.09%) JavaScript Engineer
4 46 (16.31%) Developer
5 41 (14.54%) Test Engineer
6 35 (12.41%) Test Automation Engineer
7 33 (11.70%) QA Tester
8 32 (11.35%) QA Automation Tester
9 21 (7.45%) Quality Engineer
10 20 (7.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 16 (5.67%) Automation Engineer
12 15 (5.32%) QA Automation Engineer
12 15 (5.32%) Software Engineer
13 13 (4.61%) Technical Engineer
14 12 (4.26%) Java Developer
15 11 (3.90%) Java Engineer
16 10 (3.55%) Applications Engineer
16 10 (3.55%) Principal Engineer
17 9 (3.19%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (62.06%) AngularJS
2 115 (40.78%) Node.js
3 100 (35.46%) REST
4 87 (30.85%) React
5 85 (30.14%) Spring
6 63 (22.34%) CSS
6 63 (22.34%) HTML
7 62 (21.99%) Spring Boot
8 56 (19.86%) Chai
9 53 (18.79%) .NET
10 50 (17.73%) Swagger
11 42 (14.89%) WebdriverIO
12 41 (14.54%) Sass
13 40 (14.18%) HTML5
14 36 (12.77%) Express
14 36 (12.77%) Puppeteer
15 33 (11.70%) Jest
16 27 (9.57%) RabbitMQ
17 25 (8.87%) Kafka
17 25 (8.87%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 44 (15.60%) User Experience
2 22 (7.80%) Mainframe
3 17 (6.03%) Self-Motivation
4 15 (5.32%) Client/Server
4 15 (5.32%) Greenfield Project
5 12 (4.26%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.13%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.42%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.42%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (1.42%) Online Banking
7 4 (1.42%) Replication
8 3 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.06%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.71%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.35%) Life Science
10 1 (0.35%) State Machine
10 1 (0.35%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 25 (8.87%) Linux
2 13 (4.61%) Unix
2 13 (4.61%) Windows
3 6 (2.13%) Android
3 6 (2.13%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (73.76%) Agile
2 184 (65.25%) Test Automation
3 104 (36.88%) CI/CD
4 99 (35.11%) Continuous Integration
5 94 (33.33%) API Testing
6 83 (29.43%) BDD
7 81 (28.72%) Microservices
8 73 (25.89%) DevOps
9 69 (24.47%) SDLC
10 65 (23.05%) TDD
11 59 (20.92%) Non-Functional Testing
12 58 (20.57%) QA Automation
13 55 (19.50%) Manual Testing
14 54 (19.15%) Scrum
15 51 (18.09%) Software Testing
16 47 (16.67%) Performance Testing
16 47 (16.67%) SDET
17 45 (15.96%) Software Engineering
18 40 (14.18%) Functional Testing
19 37 (13.12%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 225 (79.79%) JavaScript
2 139 (49.29%) TypeScript
3 135 (47.87%) Java
4 67 (23.76%) C#
5 39 (13.83%) Python
6 25 (8.87%) SQL
7 12 (4.26%) Go
8 11 (3.90%) Bash
9 6 (2.13%) ES6
10 4 (1.42%) Ruby
11 3 (1.06%) Groovy
11 3 (1.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (9.57%) ISTQB
2 17 (6.03%) Degree
3 11 (3.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (3.55%) OCP
4 10 (3.55%) Oracle Certification
5 7 (2.48%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (2.13%) ISEB
6 6 (2.13%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.35%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 149 (52.84%) QA
2 39 (13.83%) Accessibility
3 34 (12.06%) GRC
4 12 (4.26%) WAI
5 10 (3.55%) WCAG
System Software
1 60 (21.28%) Docker
2 11 (3.90%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.06%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 51 (18.09%) Kubernetes
2 15 (5.32%) Puppet
3 10 (3.55%) Ansible
4 7 (2.48%) Grafana
4 7 (2.48%) Kibana
4 7 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (7.80%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.32%) Pega
3 12 (4.26%) Google
3 12 (4.26%) Oracle
4 10 (3.55%) Atlassian
5 6 (2.13%) Sun
5 6 (2.13%) Twitter
6 4 (1.42%) AppDynamics
6 4 (1.42%) Splunk
7 3 (1.06%) Okta
7 3 (1.06%) VMware
8 1 (0.35%) Adobe
8 1 (0.35%) ANSYS
8 1 (0.35%) Bloomberg