Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Protractor
UK
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 644 739 1088
Rank change year-on-year +95 +349 +59
Permanent jobs citing Protractor 604 479 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.36% 0.27% 0.094%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.75% 1.31% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 454 395 156
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £36,625 £35,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £81,250 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +20.00% -25.00%

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 34,581 36,473 35,877
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.39% 20.61% 18.08%
Number of salaries quoted 28,028 29,863 31,064
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £73,250
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 15 August 2018.

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 August 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 +79 554 £55,000 - 57
London +82 324 £65,000 -7.14% 30
UK excluding London +93 270 £50,000 +11.11% 35
South West +24 100 £57,500 +15.00% 10
North of England +43 61 £45,000 -4.76% 5
South East +11 45 £55,000 +15.79% 6
Yorkshire +34 29 £45,000 +20.00% 2
North West +29 26 £50,000 -15.25% 3
Scotland -2 21 £44,500 +11.25% 7
Wales - 21 £37,500 - 1
East Midlands +22 16 £41,500 +6.41%
Midlands +14 16 £41,500 +3.75% 1
East of England -5 6 £47,500 +5.56% 5
North East -15 6 £55,000 +46.67%

For the 6 months to 15 August 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.

1 478 (79.14%) Agile Software Development
2 449 (74.34%) JavaScript
3 438 (72.52%) Selenium
4 404 (66.89%) Test Automation
5 345 (57.12%) CSS
6 330 (54.64%) Java
7 327 (54.14%) HTML
8 312 (51.66%) SQL
9 288 (47.68%) AngularJS
10 271 (44.87%) Jasmine
11 263 (43.54%) C#
12 256 (42.38%) .NET
13 225 (37.25%) Continuous Integration
14 219 (36.26%) BDD
15 191 (31.62%) TDD
16 185 (30.63%) Karma Test Runner
17 171 (28.31%) Git (software)
18 169 (27.98%) Scrum
19 165 (27.32%) JUnit
19 165 (27.32%) HTML5
20 160 (26.49%) RESTful
21 159 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
22 158 (26.16%) Finance
23 157 (25.99%) QA
23 157 (25.99%) SDLC
24 149 (24.67%) Degree
25 143 (23.68%) Cucumber
25 143 (23.68%) Sass
26 138 (22.85%) gulp
27 135 (22.35%) CSS3

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 73 (12.09%) CMS
1 73 (12.09%) EPiServer
2 39 (6.46%) Sitecore CMS
3 35 (5.79%) Elasticsearch
4 31 (5.13%) Confluence
5 16 (2.65%) OpenStack
6 10 (1.66%) Drupal
7 7 (1.16%) NServiceBus
8 6 (0.99%) Apache Spark
8 6 (0.99%) IIS
9 3 (0.50%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.50%) WordPress
10 2 (0.33%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.17%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (0.83%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.17%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 39 (6.46%) Eloqua
2 14 (2.32%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 118 (19.54%) Amazon AWS
2 98 (16.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 83 (13.74%) npm
4 23 (3.81%) GitHub
5 19 (3.15%) SaaS
6 17 (2.81%) Serverless
7 10 (1.66%) Amazon S3
7 10 (1.66%) Amazon SQS
7 10 (1.66%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 10 (1.66%) AWS Lambda
7 10 (1.66%) CloudFront
8 8 (1.32%) Slack
9 5 (0.83%) PaaS
10 4 (0.66%) BrowserStack
11 2 (0.33%) Azure Data Factory
12 1 (0.17%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.15%) HTTP
2 2 (0.33%) Broadband
3 1 (0.17%) 3G
3 1 (0.17%) AMQP
3 1 (0.17%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (19.54%) NoSQL
2 112 (18.54%) MongoDB
3 69 (11.42%) SQL Server
4 39 (6.46%) Couchbase
5 34 (5.63%) Blockchain
6 33 (5.46%) CouchDB
7 25 (4.14%) Apache Cassandra
8 13 (2.15%) MySQL
8 13 (2.15%) Neo4j
9 12 (1.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 12 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (1.66%) Amazon RDS
11 10 (1.66%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (0.83%) Cosmos DB
14 4 (0.66%) Big Data
15 2 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
15 2 (0.33%) Redis
16 1 (0.17%) GIS
Development Applications
1 438 (72.52%) Selenium
2 271 (44.87%) Jasmine
3 185 (30.63%) Karma Test Runner
4 171 (28.31%) Git (software)
5 165 (27.32%) JUnit
6 143 (23.68%) Cucumber
7 138 (22.85%) gulp
8 120 (19.87%) Mocha
9 115 (19.04%) TestNG
10 111 (18.38%) Jenkins
11 108 (17.88%) TeamCity
12 106 (17.55%) WebDriver
13 100 (16.56%) webpack
14 99 (16.39%) Team Foundation Server
15 92 (15.23%) Visual Studio
16 89 (14.74%) Sinon.JS
17 85 (14.07%) Bower
18 74 (12.25%) Octopus Deploy
19 56 (9.27%) Grunt
20 50 (8.28%) SpecFlow
General
1 158 (26.16%) Finance
2 60 (9.93%) Marketing
3 46 (7.62%) Banking
4 45 (7.45%) Advertising
5 32 (5.30%) Games
6 19 (3.15%) Manufacturing
6 19 (3.15%) Telecoms
7 18 (2.98%) Electronics
8 17 (2.81%) Retail
9 7 (1.16%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.50%) Brand Awareness
11 3 (0.50%) Retail Finance
12 1 (0.17%) Automotive
12 1 (0.17%) Back Office
12 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.17%) Law
12 1 (0.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 295 (48.84%) Developer
2 117 (19.37%) Tester
3 94 (15.56%) JavaScript Developer
4 93 (15.40%) .NET Developer
5 88 (14.57%) Java Developer
6 68 (11.26%) Developer in Test
7 67 (11.09%) Automation Tester
8 56 (9.27%) C# Developer
9 55 (9.11%) Test Engineer
10 53 (8.77%) Senior Developer
11 49 (8.11%) Angular Developer
12 48 (7.95%) Analyst
13 44 (7.28%) Java Developer in Test
14 43 (7.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 42 (6.95%) C# .NET Developer
16 37 (6.13%) Software Developer
17 35 (5.79%) Full Stack Developer
18 31 (5.13%) Test Analyst
18 31 (5.13%) Test Automation Engineer
19 30 (4.97%) Java Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 345 (57.12%) CSS
2 327 (54.14%) HTML
3 288 (47.68%) AngularJS
4 256 (42.38%) .NET
5 165 (27.32%) HTML5
6 160 (26.49%) RESTful
7 143 (23.68%) Sass
8 135 (22.35%) CSS3
9 120 (19.87%) Gherkin
10 110 (18.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 107 (17.72%) REST
12 106 (17.55%) Chai
13 99 (16.39%) jQuery
13 99 (16.39%) React
14 94 (15.56%) LESS
15 89 (14.74%) Node.js
16 87 (14.40%) Backbone.js
17 85 (14.07%) Ember.js
18 72 (11.92%) MEAN Stack
19 58 (9.60%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 95 (15.73%) User Experience
2 39 (6.46%) Cloud Native
3 34 (5.63%) Greenfield Project
4 32 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (3.97%) Fixed Income
6 23 (3.81%) Fintech
7 22 (3.64%) Equities
8 19 (3.15%) Mobile App
9 17 (2.81%) Computer Science
10 14 (2.32%) Data Structures
11 12 (1.99%) Algorithms
11 12 (1.99%) Online Gambling
12 8 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 8 (1.32%) Linux Command Line
13 7 (1.16%) Self-Motivation
14 3 (0.50%) Blog
14 3 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
14 3 (0.50%) Xbox
15 2 (0.33%) FMCG
16 1 (0.17%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 49 (8.11%) Linux
2 28 (4.64%) Unix
3 8 (1.32%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.50%) Windows
5 2 (0.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 478 (79.14%) Agile Software Development
2 404 (66.89%) Test Automation
3 225 (37.25%) Continuous Integration
4 219 (36.26%) BDD
5 191 (31.62%) TDD
6 169 (27.98%) Scrum
7 159 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
8 157 (25.99%) SDLC
9 129 (21.36%) DevOps
10 117 (19.37%) MVC
11 108 (17.88%) Open Source
12 106 (17.55%) Responsive Web Design
13 105 (17.38%) SDET
14 103 (17.05%) Microservices
15 99 (16.39%) Software Engineering
16 84 (13.91%) Refactoring
17 81 (13.41%) Continuous Improvement
18 80 (13.25%) Analytics
19 79 (13.08%) Web Application Development
20 77 (12.75%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 449 (74.34%) JavaScript
2 330 (54.64%) Java
3 312 (51.66%) SQL
4 263 (43.54%) C#
5 55 (9.11%) TypeScript
6 48 (7.95%) Ruby
7 39 (6.46%) Python
8 34 (5.63%) PHP
9 33 (5.46%) ES6
10 32 (5.30%) Java 8
11 27 (4.47%) PL/SQL
12 14 (2.32%) Apple Swift
12 14 (2.32%) Objective-C
13 9 (1.49%) C++
14 8 (1.32%) Clojure
14 8 (1.32%) ES7
14 8 (1.32%) Haskell
14 8 (1.32%) Lisp
15 7 (1.16%) Java 9
15 7 (1.16%) Scala
Qualifications
1 149 (24.67%) Degree
2 39 (6.46%) SAFe Agilist
3 14 (2.32%) ISTQB
4 5 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (0.66%) ISEB
6 2 (0.33%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.33%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 157 (25.99%) QA
2 2 (0.33%) PMO
2 2 (0.33%) WAI
2 2 (0.33%) WCAG
3 1 (0.17%) GDPR
System Software
1 29 (4.80%) Docker
2 4 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.17%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 15 (2.48%) Ansible
2 8 (1.32%) Kubernetes
2 8 (1.32%) logstash
3 7 (1.16%) Graphite
4 6 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.50%) Kibana
7 2 (0.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 70 (11.59%) Oracle
2 40 (6.62%) Capita
3 39 (6.46%) Marketo
3 39 (6.46%) Sitecore
4 28 (4.64%) Alias
5 27 (4.47%) Microsoft
6 18 (2.98%) SAP
7 7 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (0.66%) Google
8 4 (0.66%) HP
8 4 (0.66%) VMware
9 3 (0.50%) IBM
10 1 (0.17%) Adobe