Period
to 22 April 2019

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 22 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Protractor
UK
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 847 726 878
Rank change year-on-year -121 +152 +226
Permanent jobs citing Protractor 264 506 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.29% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.90% 1.38% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 229 358 263
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09% +22.22%
10th Percentile £33,300 £37,500 £31,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.06% +8.89% -

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 29,446 36,750 33,626
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.83% 20.72% 19.63%
Number of salaries quoted 23,310 30,048 28,417
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,225 £31,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £76,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 22 April 2019.

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 22 April 2019. 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 -111 227 £52,000 +2.97% 14
UK excluding London +8 181 £47,500 -3.06% 3
London -83 82 £60,000 +4.35% 11
South East -1 49 £48,750 -7.14% 2
North of England +37 43 £45,000 -
South West -18 30 £50,000 -4.76%
Scotland +9 28 £37,250 -19.46%
North West +49 27 £45,000 -
Midlands +39 22 £50,000 +25.00%
West Midlands +36 20 £57,500 +36.90%
Yorkshire +7 10 £50,000 +11.11%
Wales +23 8 £50,000 +5.26%
North East +21 6 £40,000 -20.00%
East Midlands +16 2 £31,500 -16.00%
East of England +54 1 £27,500 -45.00% 1

For the 6 months to 22 April 2019, 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.

1 187 (70.83%) Selenium
2 184 (69.70%) Test Automation
3 181 (68.56%) Agile Software Development
4 153 (57.95%) JavaScript
5 130 (49.24%) Java
6 107 (40.53%) AngularJS
7 92 (34.85%) C#
8 90 (34.09%) QA
9 89 (33.71%) Cucumber
10 81 (30.68%) SQL
11 79 (29.92%) Scrum
12 75 (28.41%) Continuous Integration
13 73 (27.65%) REST
13 73 (27.65%) Jasmine
14 70 (26.52%) BDD
15 68 (25.76%) Git (software)
16 65 (24.62%) CSS
17 63 (23.86%) HTML
18 54 (20.45%) Problem-Solving
19 52 (19.70%) TDD
20 50 (18.94%) Jenkins
21 49 (18.56%) Test Scripting
21 49 (18.56%) .NET
22 47 (17.80%) JIRA
22 47 (17.80%) TypeScript
23 43 (16.29%) Finance
24 42 (15.91%) DevOps
25 40 (15.15%) Gherkin
25 40 (15.15%) Node.js
26 38 (14.39%) SDLC

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 27 (10.23%) Confluence
2 13 (4.92%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (3.79%) IIS
4 5 (1.89%) NServiceBus
5 4 (1.52%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.76%) Drupal
7 1 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.38%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.38%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.38%) CMS
7 1 (0.38%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (1.52%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (0.76%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 35 (13.26%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (5.68%) SaaS
4 8 (3.03%) BrowserStack
5 7 (2.65%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (2.65%) Google Play
5 7 (2.65%) Lucidchart
6 6 (2.27%) npm
7 3 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (1.14%) GitHub
7 3 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (1.14%) OpenShift
7 3 (1.14%) PaaS
8 2 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.76%) Office 365
8 2 (0.76%) Yarn
9 1 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.38%) NuGet
9 1 (0.38%) Serverless
9 1 (0.38%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.03%) HTTP
2 5 (1.89%) Internet
2 5 (1.89%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.14%) Firewall
4 2 (0.76%) SSL
5 1 (0.38%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.71%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.55%) MySQL
2 12 (4.55%) Redis
3 9 (3.41%) MongoDB
4 8 (3.03%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.52%) Blockchain
8 3 (1.14%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.38%) Amazon Aurora
9 1 (0.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.38%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.38%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.38%) Hazelcast
9 1 (0.38%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.38%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.38%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 187 (70.83%) Selenium
2 89 (33.71%) Cucumber
3 73 (27.65%) Jasmine
4 68 (25.76%) Git (software)
5 50 (18.94%) Jenkins
6 47 (17.80%) JIRA
7 37 (14.02%) WebDriver
8 34 (12.88%) JUnit
9 31 (11.74%) SpecFlow
10 29 (10.98%) Karma Test Runner
10 29 (10.98%) SoapUI
11 25 (9.47%) Maven
12 22 (8.33%) TestNG
13 21 (7.95%) Grunt
13 21 (7.95%) NUnit
14 19 (7.20%) Appium
14 19 (7.20%) Visual Studio
15 18 (6.82%) TeamCity
16 17 (6.44%) gulp
16 17 (6.44%) JMeter
General
1 43 (16.29%) Finance
2 19 (7.20%) Telecoms
3 14 (5.30%) Banking
3 14 (5.30%) Electronics
3 14 (5.30%) Manufacturing
3 14 (5.30%) Marketing
4 10 (3.79%) Games
5 8 (3.03%) Retail
6 5 (1.89%) Billing
7 4 (1.52%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 79 (29.92%) Developer
2 43 (16.29%) Analyst
2 43 (16.29%) Test Engineer
3 40 (15.15%) Test Analyst
4 34 (12.88%) Tester
5 30 (11.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 29 (10.98%) Test Automation Engineer
7 28 (10.61%) Angular Developer
7 28 (10.61%) QA Engineer
8 22 (8.33%) Senior Developer
9 21 (7.95%) Senior Analyst
9 21 (7.95%) Senior Test Analyst
10 19 (7.20%) Automation Tester
11 18 (6.82%) QA Leader
12 15 (5.68%) Automation Test Analyst
13 14 (5.30%) JavaScript Developer
14 12 (4.55%) QA Automation Engineer
15 11 (4.17%) Automation Engineer
15 11 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
15 11 (4.17%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (40.53%) AngularJS
2 73 (27.65%) REST
3 65 (24.62%) CSS
4 63 (23.86%) HTML
5 49 (18.56%) .NET
6 40 (15.15%) Gherkin
6 40 (15.15%) Node.js
7 34 (12.88%) Web Services
8 33 (12.50%) HTML5
9 27 (10.23%) JSON
10 22 (8.33%) CSS3
11 21 (7.95%) RESTful
12 20 (7.58%) SOAP
13 19 (7.20%) Spring
14 18 (6.82%) React
14 18 (6.82%) Sass
15 16 (6.06%) Angular 2
16 13 (4.92%) .NET Framework
16 13 (4.92%) Apache Flex
17 12 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.47%) User Experience
2 18 (6.82%) Fintech
3 10 (3.79%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.03%) PMI
5 5 (1.89%) Algorithms
5 5 (1.89%) Data Structures
5 5 (1.89%) NHS
5 5 (1.89%) Online Gambling
5 5 (1.89%) Web 2.0
6 3 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.14%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (0.76%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.38%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.38%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.38%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.38%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.68%) Android
1 15 (5.68%) Windows
2 13 (4.92%) Linux
3 10 (3.79%) Apple iOS
4 8 (3.03%) Unix
5 5 (1.89%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.76%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.38%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (69.70%) Test Automation
2 181 (68.56%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (29.92%) Scrum
4 75 (28.41%) Continuous Integration
5 70 (26.52%) BDD
6 54 (20.45%) Problem-Solving
7 52 (19.70%) TDD
8 49 (18.56%) Test Scripting
9 42 (15.91%) DevOps
10 38 (14.39%) SDLC
11 37 (14.02%) OO
12 35 (13.26%) Mentoring
13 34 (12.88%) Front End Development
13 34 (12.88%) Unit Testing
14 31 (11.74%) Test Strategy
15 30 (11.36%) Microservices
16 29 (10.98%) Software Testing
17 26 (9.85%) Manual Testing
18 23 (8.71%) API Testing
18 23 (8.71%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 153 (57.95%) JavaScript
2 130 (49.24%) Java
3 92 (34.85%) C#
4 81 (30.68%) SQL
5 47 (17.80%) TypeScript
6 34 (12.88%) Ruby
7 22 (8.33%) Python
8 15 (5.68%) Java 8
9 12 (4.55%) ES6
10 10 (3.79%) PowerShell
11 7 (2.65%) PHP
12 5 (1.89%) Apple Swift
12 5 (1.89%) Objective-C
12 5 (1.89%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.52%) Perl
13 4 (1.52%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.14%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.14%) Bourne shell
14 3 (1.14%) Delphi
14 3 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (12.88%) Degree
2 30 (11.36%) ISTQB
3 15 (5.68%) ISEB
4 8 (3.03%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (34.09%) QA
2 2 (0.76%) GDPR
3 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (7.95%) Docker
2 9 (3.41%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.76%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.38%) HDFS
5 1 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (3.03%) Ansible
2 4 (1.52%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.76%) HockeyApp
3 2 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.76%) Puppet
4 1 (0.38%) Istio
4 1 (0.38%) Kibana
4 1 (0.38%) logstash
Vendors
1 22 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.92%) SAP
3 10 (3.79%) Google
4 8 (3.03%) Atlassian
5 7 (2.65%) Cypress Semiconductor
5 7 (2.65%) MobileIron
5 7 (2.65%) VMware
6 5 (1.89%) Oracle
7 3 (1.14%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.76%) Adobe
9 1 (0.38%) HP
9 1 (0.38%) IBM
9 1 (0.38%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.38%) Zend