Period
to 1 October 2020

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 1 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Protractor
UK
6 months to
1 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 593 811 653
Rank change year-on-year +218 -158 +102
Permanent jobs citing Protractor 96 267 596
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.19% 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.95% 1.00% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 100 211 451
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +3.77%
10th Percentile £34,775 £35,875 £36,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +22.22% -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 10,069 26,698 33,388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.96% 19.04% 20.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8,253 21,089 27,037
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% +2.27%

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 1 October 2020.

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 1 October 2020. 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 +248 94 £55,000 +4.76% 22
UK excluding London +243 53 £55,000 +22.22% 8
London +203 43 £57,500 -4.17% 14
North of England +185 28 £55,000 +25.71% 4
North West +135 25 £65,000 +18.18% 4
South East +207 15 £55,000 -8.33% 3
Work from Home +58 12 £50,000 -13.04%
East of England +149 6 £32,500 -27.78% 1
Yorkshire +139 3 £47,500 +18.75%
Midlands +112 2 £62,500 +47.06%
Scotland +92 1 £27,000 -34.55%
East Midlands +87 1 £62,500 +25.00%
West Midlands +84 1 £48,500 +15.48%
Wales +36 1 £52,500 +31.25%

For the 6 months to 1 October 2020, 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 65 (67.71%) JavaScript
2 58 (60.42%) Jasmine
3 56 (58.33%) AngularJS
4 55 (57.29%) Test Automation
5 51 (53.13%) TypeScript
6 49 (51.04%) Selenium
7 45 (46.88%) Node.js
8 41 (42.71%) CSS
9 38 (39.58%) HTML
10 34 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
11 33 (34.38%) QA
12 32 (33.33%) Unit Testing
13 30 (31.25%) Karma Test Runner
14 29 (30.21%) C#
15 28 (29.17%) TDD
15 28 (29.17%) Finance
16 26 (27.08%) Front End Development
17 24 (25.00%) webpack
17 24 (25.00%) BDD
17 24 (25.00%) Cypress.io
18 23 (23.96%) Git (software)
18 23 (23.96%) Appium
18 23 (23.96%) Sass
18 23 (23.96%) WebdriverIO
19 22 (22.92%) RESTful
19 22 (22.92%) WebDriver
20 21 (21.88%) .NET
20 21 (21.88%) Chai
20 21 (21.88%) Microservices
21 20 (20.83%) Java

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 5 (5.21%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Payment Gateway
1 2 (2.08%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.63%) npm
2 7 (7.29%) Azure
3 5 (5.21%) SaaS
4 3 (3.13%) BrowserStack
4 3 (3.13%) Sauce Labs
5 1 (1.04%) AWS
5 1 (1.04%) GitHub
5 1 (1.04%) PaaS
5 1 (1.04%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.21%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.17%) MongoDB
1 4 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.13%) Big Data
3 2 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.08%) Blockchain
4 1 (1.04%) MySQL
4 1 (1.04%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 58 (60.42%) Jasmine
2 49 (51.04%) Selenium
3 30 (31.25%) Karma Test Runner
4 24 (25.00%) Cypress.io
4 24 (25.00%) webpack
5 23 (23.96%) Appium
5 23 (23.96%) Git (software)
6 22 (22.92%) WebDriver
7 16 (16.67%) Cucumber
8 15 (15.63%) gulp
9 13 (13.54%) Grunt
10 12 (12.50%) Postman
10 12 (12.50%) SpecFlow
11 8 (8.33%) Jenkins
11 8 (8.33%) JIRA
12 7 (7.29%) JUnit
12 7 (7.29%) Mocha
12 7 (7.29%) Mockito
12 7 (7.29%) SoapUI
12 7 (7.29%) TeamCity
General
1 28 (29.17%) Finance
2 1 (1.04%) Banking
2 1 (1.04%) Public Sector
2 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (45.83%) Developer
2 20 (20.83%) QA Engineer
3 17 (17.71%) Angular Developer
4 16 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 15 (15.63%) JavaScript Engineer
6 10 (10.42%) Automation Tester
6 10 (10.42%) Senior Developer
6 10 (10.42%) Tester
6 10 (10.42%) Web Developer
7 7 (7.29%) Analyst
7 7 (7.29%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (7.29%) Test Engineer
7 7 (7.29%) UI Developer
8 6 (6.25%) .NET Developer
8 6 (6.25%) .NET Web Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Senior QA Engineer
8 6 (6.25%) Senior Web Developer
9 5 (5.21%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (5.21%) QA Analyst
9 5 (5.21%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (58.33%) AngularJS
2 45 (46.88%) Node.js
3 41 (42.71%) CSS
4 38 (39.58%) HTML
5 23 (23.96%) Sass
5 23 (23.96%) WebdriverIO
6 22 (22.92%) RESTful
7 21 (21.88%) .NET
7 21 (21.88%) Chai
8 20 (20.83%) JSON
9 17 (17.71%) HTML5
10 15 (15.63%) CSS3
11 14 (14.58%) RxJS
11 14 (14.58%) Web Services
11 14 (14.58%) XML
12 13 (13.54%) .NET Framework
13 12 (12.50%) JAXB
14 9 (9.38%) LESS
15 8 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
16 7 (7.29%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.17%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.17%) User Experience
3 2 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.08%) Social Media
4 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.04%) PMI
4 1 (1.04%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (1.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (57.29%) Test Automation
2 34 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 28 (29.17%) TDD
5 26 (27.08%) Front End Development
6 24 (25.00%) BDD
7 21 (21.88%) Microservices
8 19 (19.79%) SDET
9 12 (12.50%) DevOps
9 12 (12.50%) Fintech
9 12 (12.50%) Web Development
10 9 (9.38%) Scenario Testing
11 8 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (8.33%) Mobile First
11 8 (8.33%) MVC
11 8 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
11 8 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
12 7 (7.29%) Manual Testing
12 7 (7.29%) Scrum
12 7 (7.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 65 (67.71%) JavaScript
2 51 (53.13%) TypeScript
3 29 (30.21%) C#
4 20 (20.83%) Java
5 6 (6.25%) SQL
6 5 (5.21%) ES6
7 4 (4.17%) Python
8 3 (3.13%) Java 8
9 1 (1.04%) Go
9 1 (1.04%) Perl
9 1 (1.04%) Ruby
9 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (7.29%) ISTQB
2 6 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (5.21%) ISEB
4 2 (2.08%) Degree
5 1 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.04%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (1.04%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (34.38%) QA
2 2 (2.08%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.04%) WCAG
System Software
1 18 (18.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (15.63%) Ansible
2 12 (12.50%) Puppet
3 3 (3.13%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (1.04%) Guidewire
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle
1 1 (1.04%) Xamarin