Period
to 19 August 2017

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 19 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Protractor
UK
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 723 1078 1129
Rank change year-on-year +355 +51 +171
Permanent jobs citing Protractor 484 186 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.094% 0.077%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.32% 0.52% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 400 158 122
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -6.98%
10th Percentile £35,000 £29,450 £35,125
90th Percentile £81,250 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -25.00% -9.09%

Protractor is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 36591 35989 36914
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.68% 18.25% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 29974 31174 30992
UK median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 19 August 2017.

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 19 August 2017. 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 +348 457 £55,000 +15.79% 33
London +200 273 £70,000 +27.27% 19
UK excluding London +186 202 £45,000 +20.00% 16
South West +48 59 £50,000 +47.06% 1
South East +83 43 £47,500 -5.00% 3
North of England +23 41 £47,000 +27.03% 3
Midlands +27 23 £40,000 +6.67% 5
Yorkshire +44 22 £37,500 +19.05% 2
East of England +17 21 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Scotland +21 18 £40,000 -11.11% 3
North West -12 17 £59,000 +31.11%
West Midlands +20 16 £40,000 +6.67% 2
East Midlands +17 7 £39,000 +11.43% 3
North East - 2 £37,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 19 August 2017, IT jobs citing Protractor also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Protractor.

1 392 (80.99%) Agile Software Development
2 371 (76.65%) JavaScript
3 323 (66.74%) Selenium
4 311 (64.26%) Test Automation
5 284 (58.68%) HTML
6 258 (53.31%) AngularJS
7 250 (51.65%) CSS
8 246 (50.83%) Jasmine
9 231 (47.73%) Java
10 210 (43.39%) C#
11 206 (42.56%) SQL
12 205 (42.36%) TDD
13 196 (40.50%) .NET
14 190 (39.26%) Continuous Integration
15 166 (34.30%) Scrum
16 158 (32.64%) BDD
17 142 (29.34%) HTML5
18 135 (27.89%) Degree
19 126 (26.03%) Karma Test Runner
20 123 (25.41%) Git (software)
21 121 (25.00%) JUnit
22 119 (24.59%) Finance
23 118 (24.38%) SDLC
24 101 (20.87%) QA
25 100 (20.66%) Mocha
25 100 (20.66%) WebDriver
25 100 (20.66%) Open Source
26 98 (20.25%) TestNG
26 98 (20.25%) Front End Development
27 86 (17.77%) Cucumber

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 29 (5.99%) CMS
2 28 (5.79%) IIS
3 19 (3.93%) EPiServer
3 19 (3.93%) Sitecore CMS
4 13 (2.69%) Apache
5 6 (1.24%) nginx
6 5 (1.03%) MS Project Server
7 3 (0.62%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.62%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.41%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.21%) Confluence
9 1 (0.21%) Drupal
9 1 (0.21%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 6 (1.24%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.03%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (3.93%) Eloqua
2 6 (1.24%) Payment Gateway
3 5 (1.03%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.21%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 69 (14.26%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (10.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (4.34%) Adobe Analytics
4 15 (3.10%) GitHub
5 12 (2.48%) SaaS
6 11 (2.27%) IaaS
6 11 (2.27%) PaaS
7 5 (1.03%) BrowserStack
8 4 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.41%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.41%) CloudFront
9 2 (0.41%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.21%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.10%) SSL
2 10 (2.07%) HTTP
3 4 (0.83%) DNS
3 4 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (17.36%) SQL Server
2 37 (7.64%) NoSQL
3 21 (4.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 21 (4.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (3.93%) Couchbase
5 18 (3.72%) MySQL
6 14 (2.89%) MongoDB
7 10 (2.07%) MarkLogic
8 8 (1.65%) Triplestore
9 4 (0.83%) Blockchain
9 4 (0.83%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.41%) Redis
11 1 (0.21%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.21%) Big Data
11 1 (0.21%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 323 (66.74%) Selenium
2 246 (50.83%) Jasmine
3 126 (26.03%) Karma Test Runner
4 123 (25.41%) Git (software)
5 121 (25.00%) JUnit
6 100 (20.66%) Mocha
6 100 (20.66%) WebDriver
7 98 (20.25%) TestNG
8 86 (17.77%) Cucumber
9 85 (17.56%) gulp
10 84 (17.36%) Visual Studio
11 73 (15.08%) Jenkins
12 59 (12.19%) JIRA
12 59 (12.19%) SpecFlow
12 59 (12.19%) TeamCity
13 57 (11.78%) Team Foundation Server
14 55 (11.36%) Subversion
15 53 (10.95%) Bower
16 49 (10.12%) Grunt
17 46 (9.50%) webpack
General
1 119 (24.59%) Finance
2 49 (10.12%) Marketing
3 23 (4.75%) Advertising
3 23 (4.75%) Retail
4 18 (3.72%) Banking
5 10 (2.07%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.45%) Electronics
6 7 (1.45%) Front Office
6 7 (1.45%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.24%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.24%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.24%) Legal
8 5 (1.03%) Back Office
9 3 (0.62%) Automotive
10 1 (0.21%) Games
Job Titles
1 241 (49.79%) Developer
2 78 (16.12%) Angular Developer
3 65 (13.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 65 (13.43%) Test Engineer
4 57 (11.78%) Tester
5 55 (11.36%) JavaScript Developer
6 49 (10.12%) Consultant
7 48 (9.92%) Test Consultant
8 43 (8.88%) Automation Tester
9 41 (8.47%) Agile Developer
9 41 (8.47%) Test Automation Engineer
10 36 (7.44%) Senior Developer
11 35 (7.23%) .NET Developer
11 35 (7.23%) Digital Developer
12 34 (7.02%) Java Developer
13 32 (6.61%) Test Automation Consultant
14 30 (6.20%) Analyst
15 27 (5.58%) UI Developer
15 27 (5.58%) Web Developer
16 24 (4.96%) Principal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 284 (58.68%) HTML
2 258 (53.31%) AngularJS
3 250 (51.65%) CSS
4 196 (40.50%) .NET
5 142 (29.34%) HTML5
6 84 (17.36%) RESTful
7 74 (15.29%) CSS3
7 74 (15.29%) jQuery
8 70 (14.46%) Web Services
9 65 (13.43%) React
10 63 (13.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 62 (12.81%) Sass
12 58 (11.98%) JSON
13 57 (11.78%) .NET Framework
14 56 (11.57%) Angular 2
14 56 (11.57%) Entity Framework
14 56 (11.57%) Node.js
15 45 (9.30%) Gherkin
16 42 (8.68%) LESS
17 39 (8.06%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 80 (16.53%) User Experience
2 59 (12.19%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (4.75%) iPad
4 22 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 21 (4.34%) iPhone
6 19 (3.93%) Cloud Native
7 16 (3.31%) Mobile App
8 14 (2.89%) Greenfield Project
9 13 (2.69%) Fintech
10 10 (2.07%) Equities
10 10 (2.07%) Fixed Income
11 9 (1.86%) Algorithms
12 7 (1.45%) Blog
12 7 (1.45%) Data Structures
13 5 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (1.03%) Graphic Design
13 5 (1.03%) N-Tier
14 4 (0.83%) Internet of Things
14 4 (0.83%) Management Information System
14 4 (0.83%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 39 (8.06%) Apple iOS
2 14 (2.89%) Linux
2 14 (2.89%) Windows
3 9 (1.86%) Android
4 6 (1.24%) Unix
5 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 392 (80.99%) Agile Software Development
2 311 (64.26%) Test Automation
3 205 (42.36%) TDD
4 190 (39.26%) Continuous Integration
5 166 (34.30%) Scrum
6 158 (32.64%) BDD
7 118 (24.38%) SDLC
8 100 (20.66%) Open Source
9 98 (20.25%) Front End Development
10 70 (14.46%) Software Engineering
11 67 (13.84%) Mentoring
12 66 (13.64%) MVC
13 65 (13.43%) Test Strategy
14 61 (12.60%) OO
15 56 (11.57%) E-Commerce
16 50 (10.33%) Analytics
17 45 (9.30%) DevOps
18 42 (8.68%) Asset Management
19 41 (8.47%) Context-Driven Testing
20 38 (7.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 371 (76.65%) JavaScript
2 231 (47.73%) Java
3 210 (43.39%) C#
4 206 (42.56%) SQL
5 54 (11.16%) TypeScript
6 29 (5.99%) PHP
7 26 (5.37%) Ruby
8 19 (3.93%) Shell Script
8 19 (3.93%) T-SQL
9 17 (3.51%) PowerShell
10 12 (2.48%) ES6
11 10 (2.07%) XQuery
12 9 (1.86%) Python
13 7 (1.45%) C++
13 7 (1.45%) Scala
14 6 (1.24%) C
14 6 (1.24%) Groovy
15 1 (0.21%) ECMAScript
15 1 (0.21%) RPG
15 1 (0.21%) VBA
Qualifications
1 135 (27.89%) Degree
2 34 (7.02%) ISTQB
3 21 (4.34%) Computer Science Degree
4 20 (4.13%) ISEB
5 12 (2.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.62%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.62%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (20.87%) QA
2 9 (1.86%) WCAG
3 4 (0.83%) SLA
4 2 (0.41%) WAI
System Software
1 40 (8.26%) Docker
2 3 (0.62%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.62%) VirtualBox
2 3 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (3.31%) Control-M
2 13 (2.69%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.83%) Ansible
5 3 (0.62%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.62%) Puppet
6 1 (0.21%) MOM
Vendors
1 68 (14.05%) Microsoft
2 21 (4.34%) Adobe
2 21 (4.34%) Oracle
3 19 (3.93%) Marketo
3 19 (3.93%) Sitecore
4 7 (1.45%) HP
4 7 (1.45%) SAP
5 6 (1.24%) Google
6 5 (1.03%) Atlassian
7 4 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.62%) AppDynamics
8 3 (0.62%) Dynatrace
8 3 (0.62%) VMware
9 2 (0.41%) Civica
9 2 (0.41%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.21%) TIBCO