Period
to 17 June 2018

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 17 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Protractor
UK
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 685 763 1125
Rank change year-on-year +78 +362 +4
Permanent jobs citing Protractor 561 425 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.33% 0.25% 0.090%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.57% 1.23% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 398 338 149
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £81,250 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -20.00%

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 35,735 34,584 36,114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.80% 20.12% 17.98%
Number of salaries quoted 29,071 28,810 31,063
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% 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 17 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Protractor in the UK

Protractor
Top 15 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 17 June 2018. 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 +74 510 £52,500 -6.67% 73
UK excluding London +118 289 £50,000 +11.11% 38
London +8 264 £60,000 -11.11% 39
South West +44 92 £57,500 +21.05% 8
North of England +40 66 £45,000 -14.29% 8
South East +10 61 £55,000 +15.79% 8
Scotland -2 33 £45,000 +28.57% 3
North West +28 29 £45,000 -25.00% 4
Yorkshire +34 25 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Midlands -8 14 £45,000 +12.50% 6
East Midlands +6 13 £47,500 +52.00% 2
Wales - 13 £37,500 - 1
North East -13 12 £55,000 +100.00%
East of England -7 10 £50,000 +11.11% 4
West Midlands +1 1 £42,000 -6.67% 4

For the 6 months to 17 June 2018, 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.

1 441 (78.61%) Agile Software Development
2 431 (76.83%) JavaScript
3 421 (75.04%) Selenium
4 370 (65.95%) Test Automation
5 322 (57.40%) CSS
6 317 (56.51%) HTML
7 304 (54.19%) Java
8 289 (51.52%) SQL
9 275 (49.02%) C#
9 275 (49.02%) Jasmine
10 266 (47.42%) .NET
11 262 (46.70%) AngularJS
12 232 (41.35%) Continuous Integration
13 194 (34.58%) BDD
14 182 (32.44%) Scrum
15 178 (31.73%) Degree
16 176 (31.37%) TDD
17 173 (30.84%) SDLC
18 165 (29.41%) HTML5
19 154 (27.45%) JUnit
20 152 (27.09%) Karma Test Runner
21 149 (26.56%) Git (software)
22 147 (26.20%) Finance
23 134 (23.89%) QA
24 132 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
25 128 (22.82%) RESTful
26 127 (22.64%) Sass
27 125 (22.28%) Amazon AWS
28 124 (22.10%) Open Source
29 123 (21.93%) TestNG

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 64 (11.41%) EPiServer
2 63 (11.23%) CMS
3 40 (7.13%) Confluence
4 37 (6.60%) Sitecore CMS
5 30 (5.35%) Elasticsearch
6 14 (2.50%) NServiceBus
7 12 (2.14%) OpenStack
8 11 (1.96%) Drupal
9 7 (1.25%) IIS
10 6 (1.07%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.18%) Apache
12 1 (0.18%) nginx
12 1 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.18%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 37 (6.60%) Eloqua
2 15 (2.67%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 125 (22.28%) Amazon AWS
2 88 (15.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 80 (14.26%) npm
4 27 (4.81%) GitHub
5 20 (3.57%) Serverless
6 18 (3.21%) SaaS
7 10 (1.78%) Amazon S3
7 10 (1.78%) Amazon SQS
7 10 (1.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 10 (1.78%) AWS Lambda
7 10 (1.78%) CloudFront
8 9 (1.60%) Slack
9 8 (1.43%) BrowserStack
10 4 (0.71%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.18%) IaaS
11 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.67%) HTTP
2 5 (0.89%) Internet
3 2 (0.36%) Broadband
4 1 (0.18%) 3G
4 1 (0.18%) SMS
4 1 (0.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (18.54%) NoSQL
2 78 (13.90%) SQL Server
3 77 (13.73%) MongoDB
4 47 (8.38%) Couchbase
5 30 (5.35%) Apache Cassandra
6 23 (4.10%) Blockchain
7 16 (2.85%) CouchDB
7 16 (2.85%) Neo4j
8 12 (2.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 10 (1.78%) Amazon RDS
9 10 (1.78%) Cosmos DB
10 9 (1.60%) Big Data
11 6 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (0.89%) MySQL
13 3 (0.53%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.53%) Redis
14 2 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
15 1 (0.18%) GIS
15 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 421 (75.04%) Selenium
2 275 (49.02%) Jasmine
3 154 (27.45%) JUnit
4 152 (27.09%) Karma Test Runner
5 149 (26.56%) Git (software)
6 123 (21.93%) TestNG
7 116 (20.68%) Cucumber
7 116 (20.68%) gulp
8 109 (19.43%) Jenkins
8 109 (19.43%) TeamCity
9 105 (18.72%) Mocha
10 98 (17.47%) WebDriver
11 94 (16.76%) Team Foundation Server
12 84 (14.97%) Visual Studio
13 80 (14.26%) Sinon.JS
14 69 (12.30%) Bower
14 69 (12.30%) webpack
15 66 (11.76%) Octopus Deploy
16 48 (8.56%) Maven
16 48 (8.56%) SoapUI
General
1 147 (26.20%) Finance
2 49 (8.73%) Banking
3 46 (8.20%) Marketing
4 39 (6.95%) Advertising
5 28 (4.99%) Games
6 18 (3.21%) Retail
7 11 (1.96%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.60%) Electronics
8 9 (1.60%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.60%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.25%) Legal
10 5 (0.89%) Automotive
11 2 (0.36%) Publishing
12 1 (0.18%) Back Office
12 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 274 (48.84%) Developer
2 102 (18.18%) Tester
3 86 (15.33%) Test Engineer
4 85 (15.15%) JavaScript Developer
5 72 (12.83%) .NET Developer
6 67 (11.94%) Java Developer
7 66 (11.76%) Automation Tester
8 61 (10.87%) Developer in Test
9 58 (10.34%) C# Developer
10 54 (9.63%) Senior Developer
11 49 (8.73%) Angular Developer
12 48 (8.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 47 (8.38%) Test Automation Engineer
14 41 (7.31%) Software Developer
15 40 (7.13%) Java Developer in Test
16 38 (6.77%) Full Stack Developer
17 36 (6.42%) C# .NET Developer
17 36 (6.42%) Java Automation Tester
18 27 (4.81%) Analyst
18 27 (4.81%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 322 (57.40%) CSS
2 317 (56.51%) HTML
3 266 (47.42%) .NET
4 262 (46.70%) AngularJS
5 165 (29.41%) HTML5
6 128 (22.82%) RESTful
7 127 (22.64%) Sass
8 115 (20.50%) Gherkin
9 112 (19.96%) CSS3
10 103 (18.36%) LESS
11 100 (17.83%) Chai
12 86 (15.33%) jQuery
12 86 (15.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 85 (15.15%) React
14 83 (14.80%) Ember.js
15 81 (14.44%) REST
16 74 (13.19%) Node.js
17 71 (12.66%) MEAN Stack
18 69 (12.30%) Backbone.js
19 56 (9.98%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 109 (19.43%) User Experience
2 46 (8.20%) Cloud Native
3 36 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (6.06%) Greenfield Project
5 30 (5.35%) Computer Science
5 30 (5.35%) Self-Motivation
6 23 (4.10%) Fixed Income
7 22 (3.92%) Equities
7 22 (3.92%) Fintech
8 15 (2.67%) Data Structures
9 14 (2.50%) Mobile App
10 13 (2.32%) Algorithms
11 12 (2.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 12 (2.14%) Online Gambling
12 8 (1.43%) Linux Command Line
13 6 (1.07%) Mainframe
14 4 (0.71%) Internet of Things
15 2 (0.36%) FMCG
16 1 (0.18%) Derivative
16 1 (0.18%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 51 (9.09%) Linux
2 28 (4.99%) Unix
3 7 (1.25%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.53%) Android
5 1 (0.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 441 (78.61%) Agile Software Development
2 370 (65.95%) Test Automation
3 232 (41.35%) Continuous Integration
4 194 (34.58%) BDD
5 182 (32.44%) Scrum
6 176 (31.37%) TDD
7 173 (30.84%) SDLC
8 132 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
9 124 (22.10%) Open Source
10 119 (21.21%) DevOps
11 110 (19.61%) MVC
12 93 (16.58%) SDET
13 92 (16.40%) Responsive Web Design
14 91 (16.22%) Microservices
15 86 (15.33%) Software Engineering
16 78 (13.90%) Context-Driven Testing
17 72 (12.83%) Data Science
18 70 (12.48%) Continuous Improvement
19 68 (12.12%) Analytics
19 68 (12.12%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 431 (76.83%) JavaScript
2 304 (54.19%) Java
3 289 (51.52%) SQL
4 275 (49.02%) C#
5 60 (10.70%) TypeScript
6 54 (9.63%) Python
7 47 (8.38%) Ruby
8 35 (6.24%) PHP
9 31 (5.53%) Java 8
10 20 (3.57%) ES6
11 17 (3.03%) C++
12 14 (2.50%) Apple Swift
12 14 (2.50%) Objective-C
13 12 (2.14%) Java 9
14 11 (1.96%) PowerShell
14 11 (1.96%) T-SQL
15 10 (1.78%) R
16 9 (1.60%) ES7
17 8 (1.43%) Clojure
17 8 (1.43%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 178 (31.73%) Degree
2 47 (8.38%) SAFe Agilist
3 20 (3.57%) ISTQB
4 14 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (1.25%) ISEB
6 6 (1.07%) SC Cleared
6 6 (1.07%) Security Cleared
7 5 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.71%) Postgraduate
9 3 (0.53%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 134 (23.89%) QA
2 2 (0.36%) WAI
2 2 (0.36%) WCAG
System Software
1 43 (7.66%) Docker
2 4 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 16 (2.85%) Kubernetes
2 12 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.96%) Ansible
4 8 (1.43%) Puppet
5 7 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.71%) logstash
7 3 (0.53%) Graphite
7 3 (0.53%) Kibana
Vendors
1 78 (13.90%) Oracle
2 37 (6.60%) Marketo
2 37 (6.60%) Sitecore
3 23 (4.10%) Alias
4 22 (3.92%) Microsoft
5 13 (2.32%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (2.32%) SAP
6 10 (1.78%) Google
7 7 (1.25%) HP
8 6 (1.07%) CA
8 6 (1.07%) CA Agile Central
8 6 (1.07%) IBM
8 6 (1.07%) Micro Focus
9 5 (0.89%) Capita
10 4 (0.71%) VMware
11 3 (0.53%) Adobe
12 2 (0.36%) Xamarin
13 1 (0.18%) Alteryx
13 1 (0.18%) Tableau