Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Protractor
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 649 746 1007
Rank change year-on-year +97 +261 +143
Permanent jobs citing Protractor 570 478 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.27% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.74% 1.34% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 416 393 202
UK median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.77% +6.00% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £78,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £48,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +28.00% -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 32,778 35,669 35,048
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.04% 20.47% 18.34%
Number of salaries quoted 26,511 28,938 30,246
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +107 521 £57,500 +4.55% 65
London +100 334 £65,000 - 24
UK excluding London +37 226 £45,000 -6.25% 46
South West +29 79 £52,500 -0.94% 4
North of England +60 56 £45,000 +16.13% 16
North West +27 30 £45,000 -24.37% 4
Yorkshire +29 24 £45,000 +20.00% 6
South East -14 24 £50,000 - 12
Wales - 21 £37,500 - 1
Scotland +7 18 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Midlands +19 17 £45,000 -8.86% 8
East Midlands +6 13 £41,500 -6.74% 3
East of England +15 11 £47,500 +26.67% 1
West Midlands +14 4 £57,367 +13.32% 5
North East -8 2 £50,000 +5.26% 6

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 443 (77.72%) Agile Software Development
2 415 (72.81%) JavaScript
3 401 (70.35%) Selenium
4 381 (66.84%) Test Automation
5 310 (54.39%) CSS
6 308 (54.04%) HTML
7 295 (51.75%) AngularJS
8 274 (48.07%) SQL
9 272 (47.72%) Java
10 228 (40.00%) BDD
11 222 (38.95%) .NET
12 217 (38.07%) C#
13 202 (35.44%) Git (software)
14 199 (34.91%) TDD
15 198 (34.74%) Problem-Solving
16 191 (33.51%) Jasmine
17 181 (31.75%) RESTful
18 177 (31.05%) Karma Test Runner
19 171 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
20 167 (29.30%) HTML5
21 160 (28.07%) QA
22 157 (27.54%) DevOps
23 155 (27.19%) gulp
24 154 (27.02%) MongoDB
25 152 (26.67%) CSS3
26 149 (26.14%) Sass
27 138 (24.21%) Degree
28 137 (24.04%) Cucumber
29 132 (23.16%) Mocha
30 131 (22.98%) REST

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 91 (15.96%) CMS
2 90 (15.79%) EPiServer
3 43 (7.54%) Sitecore CMS
4 26 (4.56%) Elasticsearch
5 20 (3.51%) Confluence
6 12 (2.11%) OpenStack
7 6 (1.05%) Drupal
7 6 (1.05%) IIS
8 5 (0.88%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.53%) WordPress
10 1 (0.18%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.18%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.18%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.18%) nginx
10 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (1.40%) Chatbot
2 3 (0.53%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.18%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 43 (7.54%) Eloqua
2 12 (2.11%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 119 (20.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 115 (20.18%) Amazon AWS
3 101 (17.72%) npm
4 23 (4.04%) SaaS
5 16 (2.81%) GitHub
6 7 (1.23%) Serverless
7 6 (1.05%) Yarn
8 5 (0.88%) Azure Data Factory
8 5 (0.88%) PaaS
8 5 (0.88%) Slack
9 3 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.35%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.35%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.35%) Azure Machine Learning
10 2 (0.35%) BrowserStack
10 2 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.35%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.35%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.18%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.93%) HTTP
2 5 (0.88%) Bluetooth
3 2 (0.35%) SSL
3 2 (0.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.18%) AMQP
4 1 (0.18%) DSL
4 1 (0.18%) Firewall
4 1 (0.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (27.02%) MongoDB
2 122 (21.40%) NoSQL
3 65 (11.40%) SQL Server
4 46 (8.07%) CouchDB
5 43 (7.54%) Couchbase
6 33 (5.79%) Blockchain
7 17 (2.98%) Apache Cassandra
8 16 (2.81%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (2.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (2.11%) MySQL
9 12 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (1.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (1.75%) Neo4j
12 8 (1.40%) Relational Database
13 5 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (0.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 3 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
15 3 (0.53%) Big Data
15 3 (0.53%) RDBMS
15 3 (0.53%) Redis
Development Applications
1 401 (70.35%) Selenium
2 202 (35.44%) Git (software)
3 191 (33.51%) Jasmine
4 177 (31.05%) Karma Test Runner
5 155 (27.19%) gulp
6 137 (24.04%) Cucumber
7 132 (23.16%) Mocha
8 131 (22.98%) webpack
9 124 (21.75%) JUnit
9 124 (21.75%) TeamCity
10 113 (19.82%) Team Foundation Server
11 108 (18.95%) WebDriver
12 106 (18.60%) Visual Studio
13 105 (18.42%) Bower
14 104 (18.25%) Jenkins
15 100 (17.54%) Sinon.JS
16 92 (16.14%) Octopus Deploy
17 71 (12.46%) TestNG
18 65 (11.40%) Grunt
19 52 (9.12%) SpecFlow
General
1 122 (21.40%) Finance
2 65 (11.40%) Marketing
3 49 (8.60%) Advertising
4 34 (5.96%) Banking
5 28 (4.91%) Games
6 20 (3.51%) Retail
7 19 (3.33%) Manufacturing
7 19 (3.33%) Telecoms
8 18 (3.16%) Electronics
9 8 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (1.23%) Retail Finance
11 5 (0.88%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.70%) Law
13 3 (0.53%) Brand Awareness
14 1 (0.18%) Back Office
14 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 283 (49.65%) Developer
2 100 (17.54%) Tester
3 82 (14.39%) .NET Developer
4 72 (12.63%) Java Developer
5 62 (10.88%) JavaScript Developer
6 55 (9.65%) Test Engineer
7 51 (8.95%) Developer in Test
8 49 (8.60%) Automation Tester
8 49 (8.60%) C# Developer
9 47 (8.25%) Full Stack Developer
10 44 (7.72%) Senior Developer
11 42 (7.37%) Analyst
11 42 (7.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 39 (6.84%) Angular Developer
12 39 (6.84%) ASP.NET Developer
13 36 (6.32%) React Developer
14 30 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
15 27 (4.74%) C# .NET Developer
15 27 (4.74%) Software Tester
15 27 (4.74%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 310 (54.39%) CSS
2 308 (54.04%) HTML
3 295 (51.75%) AngularJS
4 222 (38.95%) .NET
5 181 (31.75%) RESTful
6 167 (29.30%) HTML5
7 152 (26.67%) CSS3
8 149 (26.14%) Sass
9 131 (22.98%) REST
10 125 (21.93%) React
11 124 (21.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 123 (21.58%) Gherkin
13 118 (20.70%) Node.js
14 117 (20.53%) Chai
15 108 (18.95%) jQuery
16 104 (18.25%) Backbone.js
17 103 (18.07%) LESS
18 99 (17.37%) Ember.js
19 89 (15.61%) MEAN Stack
20 81 (14.21%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 85 (14.91%) User Experience
2 43 (7.54%) Cloud Native
3 33 (5.79%) Fintech
4 29 (5.09%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (5.09%) Greenfield Project
5 26 (4.56%) Mobile App
6 16 (2.81%) Computer Science
7 13 (2.28%) Data Structures
8 12 (2.11%) Fixed Income
9 11 (1.93%) Equities
10 8 (1.40%) Algorithms
10 8 (1.40%) Online Gambling
11 7 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.23%) Xbox
12 4 (0.70%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (0.70%) Self-Motivation
13 3 (0.53%) Blog
13 3 (0.53%) NHS
14 1 (0.18%) FMCG
14 1 (0.18%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 26 (4.56%) Linux
2 13 (2.28%) Unix
3 12 (2.11%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.23%) Android
5 4 (0.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 443 (77.72%) Agile Software Development
2 381 (66.84%) Test Automation
3 228 (40.00%) BDD
4 199 (34.91%) TDD
5 198 (34.74%) Problem-Solving
6 171 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
7 157 (27.54%) DevOps
8 122 (21.40%) MVC
9 116 (20.35%) Microservices
9 116 (20.35%) Responsive Web Design
9 116 (20.35%) Scrum
10 114 (20.00%) Software Engineering
11 99 (17.37%) Analytics
11 99 (17.37%) Refactoring
11 99 (17.37%) SDLC
12 95 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
12 95 (16.67%) Web Application Development
13 90 (15.79%) Progressive Web App
14 89 (15.61%) Performance Management
15 88 (15.44%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 415 (72.81%) JavaScript
2 274 (48.07%) SQL
3 272 (47.72%) Java
4 217 (38.07%) C#
5 50 (8.77%) TypeScript
6 43 (7.54%) ES6
7 40 (7.02%) Ruby
8 39 (6.84%) Python
9 38 (6.67%) PL/SQL
10 26 (4.56%) Java 8
11 20 (3.51%) PHP
12 9 (1.58%) Bash Shell
12 9 (1.58%) Scala
13 5 (0.88%) Apple Swift
13 5 (0.88%) Java 9
13 5 (0.88%) PowerShell
13 5 (0.88%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.70%) Haskell
14 4 (0.70%) Lisp
14 4 (0.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 138 (24.21%) Degree
2 43 (7.54%) SAFe Agilist
3 15 (2.63%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (1.05%) ISEB
5 3 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.35%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 160 (28.07%) QA
2 5 (0.88%) PMO
3 1 (0.18%) GDPR
System Software
1 27 (4.74%) Docker
2 1 (0.18%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (1.40%) Ansible
2 7 (1.23%) Graphite
2 7 (1.23%) Kubernetes
2 7 (1.23%) logstash
3 2 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.35%) Kibana
3 2 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 50 (8.77%) Oracle
2 43 (7.54%) Marketo
2 43 (7.54%) Sitecore
3 36 (6.32%) Alias
4 24 (4.21%) Microsoft
5 18 (3.16%) SAP
6 9 (1.58%) Google
7 3 (0.53%) IBM
8 2 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.35%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.18%) Borland
9 1 (0.18%) CA
9 1 (0.18%) Cypress Semiconductor
9 1 (0.18%) HP
9 1 (0.18%) MobileIron
9 1 (0.18%) VMware
9 1 (0.18%) Zend