Period
to 15 January 2021

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 15 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Protractor
UK
6 months to
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 575 791 740
Rank change year-on-year +216 -51 +25
Permanent jobs citing Protractor 170 238 399
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.19% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.31% 0.97% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 172 217 334
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - -
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £83,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% -5.26%

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 12,975 24,460 30,151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.77% 19.35% 19.95%
Number of salaries quoted 10,713 19,418 24,312
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £35,428 £32,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 15 January 2021.

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 15 January 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
England +227 167 £56,250 +2.27% 15
UK excluding London +189 101 £55,000 +15.79% 6
London +139 67 £58,000 -10.77% 9
South East +172 38 £55,000 +15.79% 1
North of England +88 30 £66,450 +32.90% 1
North West +81 27 £66,450 +20.82% 1
Work from Home -39 18 £50,000 -4.76%
Midlands +97 13 £45,000 +4.35% 3
South West +73 10 £50,000 +33.33%
West Midlands +86 9 £45,000 +16.13% 1
East of England +113 8 £33,500 -21.18% 1
East Midlands +61 4 £42,500 -10.53% 2
Yorkshire +52 3 £47,500 -5.00%
Scotland +45 2 £28,500 -18.57%

For the 6 months to 15 January 2021, 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.

1 103 (60.59%) JavaScript
2 91 (53.53%) Selenium
3 86 (50.59%) Test Automation
3 86 (50.59%) AngularJS
4 80 (47.06%) QA
5 75 (44.12%) Jasmine
6 68 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 66 (38.82%) Node.js
8 61 (35.88%) TypeScript
9 57 (33.53%) Cypress.io
10 53 (31.18%) Karma Test Runner
11 48 (28.24%) Finance
12 44 (25.88%) HTML
13 41 (24.12%) C#
13 41 (24.12%) CSS
13 41 (24.12%) Docker
13 41 (24.12%) Front End Development
14 39 (22.94%) BDD
14 39 (22.94%) Java
15 38 (22.35%) TDD
15 38 (22.35%) Git (software)
16 37 (21.76%) Unit Testing
17 36 (21.18%) WebdriverIO
18 33 (19.41%) SDET
19 32 (18.82%) RESTful
20 31 (18.24%) HTML5
20 31 (18.24%) Microservices
20 31 (18.24%) Appium
21 30 (17.65%) .NET
22 29 (17.06%) Software Engineering

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 16 (9.41%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (6.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (3.53%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (1.18%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 22 (12.94%) Azure
2 17 (10.00%) npm
3 6 (3.53%) AWS
3 6 (3.53%) GitHub
4 5 (2.94%) Sauce Labs
5 3 (1.76%) BrowserStack
5 3 (1.76%) SaaS
6 2 (1.18%) PaaS
7 1 (0.59%) Amazon ECS
7 1 (0.59%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.53%) Intranet
2 2 (1.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.53%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (3.53%) Blockchain
2 5 (2.94%) Big Data
2 5 (2.94%) Cosmos DB
3 1 (0.59%) MySQL
3 1 (0.59%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 91 (53.53%) Selenium
2 75 (44.12%) Jasmine
3 57 (33.53%) Cypress.io
4 53 (31.18%) Karma Test Runner
5 38 (22.35%) Git (software)
6 31 (18.24%) Appium
7 26 (15.29%) JIRA
7 26 (15.29%) webpack
8 24 (14.12%) Cucumber
9 22 (12.94%) WebDriver
10 19 (11.18%) Postman
11 18 (10.59%) GitLab
11 18 (10.59%) JUnit
11 18 (10.59%) Mockito
11 18 (10.59%) SpecFlow
12 17 (10.00%) gulp
13 13 (7.65%) eggPlant
13 13 (7.65%) Jenkins
13 13 (7.65%) Team Foundation Server
13 13 (7.65%) TestCafe
General
1 48 (28.24%) Finance
2 12 (7.06%) Brand Awareness
3 3 (1.76%) Marketing
3 3 (1.76%) Public Sector
3 3 (1.76%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.18%) Dutch Language
4 2 (1.18%) Electronics
4 2 (1.18%) French Language
4 2 (1.18%) German Language
4 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.18%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (38.82%) Developer
2 45 (26.47%) QA Engineer
3 28 (16.47%) JavaScript Engineer
4 27 (15.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 18 (10.59%) Tester
6 17 (10.00%) Angular Developer
6 17 (10.00%) Automation Tester
7 16 (9.41%) Test Engineer
8 15 (8.82%) JavaScript Developer
9 14 (8.24%) Senior Developer
10 12 (7.06%) Quality Engineer
11 9 (5.29%) Full Stack Developer
11 9 (5.29%) Test Automation Engineer
12 8 (4.71%) .NET Developer
13 7 (4.12%) Automation Engineer
13 7 (4.12%) Azure Developer
13 7 (4.12%) QA Automation Engineer
13 7 (4.12%) Senior QA Engineer
14 6 (3.53%) Java Developer
14 6 (3.53%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (50.59%) AngularJS
2 66 (38.82%) Node.js
3 44 (25.88%) HTML
4 41 (24.12%) CSS
5 36 (21.18%) WebdriverIO
6 32 (18.82%) RESTful
7 31 (18.24%) HTML5
8 30 (17.65%) .NET
9 29 (17.06%) CSS3
10 27 (15.88%) Sass
11 22 (12.94%) JSON
12 21 (12.35%) RxJS
13 20 (11.76%) .NET Framework
13 20 (11.76%) Spring
14 19 (11.18%) Chai
15 18 (10.59%) JAXB
15 18 (10.59%) XML
16 15 (8.82%) GraphQL
17 13 (7.65%) Nightwatchjs
18 12 (7.06%) Highcharts JS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.94%) Public Cloud
3 2 (1.18%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (1.18%) Internet of Things
3 2 (1.18%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.18%) User Experience
4 1 (0.59%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.59%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.59%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.35%) Linux
2 2 (1.18%) Android
2 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (50.59%) Test Automation
2 68 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (24.12%) Front End Development
4 39 (22.94%) BDD
5 38 (22.35%) TDD
6 37 (21.76%) Unit Testing
7 33 (19.41%) SDET
8 31 (18.24%) Microservices
9 29 (17.06%) Software Engineering
10 24 (14.12%) DevOps
11 20 (11.76%) Fintech
12 15 (8.82%) API Testing
12 15 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (8.82%) Problem-Solving
13 13 (7.65%) Non-Functional Testing
13 13 (7.65%) Pair Programming
14 12 (7.06%) E-Commerce
15 11 (6.47%) CRM
15 11 (6.47%) SDLC
15 11 (6.47%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 103 (60.59%) JavaScript
2 61 (35.88%) TypeScript
3 41 (24.12%) C#
4 39 (22.94%) Java
5 21 (12.35%) Python
6 15 (8.82%) SQL
7 10 (5.88%) Java 8
8 5 (2.94%) Go
8 5 (2.94%) Ruby
9 3 (1.76%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.18%) ES6
11 1 (0.59%) C
11 1 (0.59%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.59%) Perl
11 1 (0.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (8.24%) ISTQB
2 11 (6.47%) ISEB
3 7 (4.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (2.94%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (47.06%) QA
2 8 (4.71%) GDPR
3 5 (2.94%) WCAG
System Software
1 41 (24.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (13.53%) Puppet
2 19 (11.18%) Ansible
3 13 (7.65%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.59%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 5 (2.94%) Pega
2 2 (1.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.18%) SAP
2 2 (1.18%) Xamarin
3 1 (0.59%) HP