Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Protractor
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 726 917 1093
Rank change year-on-year +191 +176 +83
Permanent jobs citing Protractor 475 257 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.15% 0.100%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.32% 0.77% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 335 206 186
UK median annual salary £52,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.45% +15.79% +5.56%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,625 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.94% -5.56% -

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 35,856 33,341 37,313
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.47% 18.98% 17.68%
Number of salaries quoted 29,512 28,329 31,782
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

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 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Protractor in the UK

Protractor
Top 16 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 24 February 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 +166 422 £52,500 -4.55% 57
UK excluding London +142 233 £48,000 +12.94% 35
London +55 222 £57,500 -11.54% 27
South East +52 75 £50,000 +5.26% 11
South West +23 39 £52,750 +31.88% 4
North of England +36 38 £40,000 +45.45% 10
Scotland -6 27 £40,000 +14.29% 5
East of England +19 25 £47,500 +5.56% 4
Midlands +12 21 £57,500 +53.33% 1
North West +24 18 £42,500 -17.48% 7
West Midlands +11 12 £65,000 +73.33%
Yorkshire - 12 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands +2 9 £37,500 +25.00% 1
North East -15 8 £42,500 +54.55% 2
Northern Ireland - 6 - -
Wales +15 2 £45,000 +55.17%

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 367 (77.26%) JavaScript
2 326 (68.63%) Agile Software Development
3 317 (66.74%) Test Automation
4 304 (64.00%) Selenium
5 263 (55.37%) AngularJS
6 246 (51.79%) HTML
7 220 (46.32%) CSS
7 220 (46.32%) Jasmine
8 214 (45.05%) C#
9 208 (43.79%) Java
10 191 (40.21%) SQL
11 183 (38.53%) .NET
12 160 (33.68%) Git (software)
13 154 (32.42%) TDD
14 150 (31.58%) Degree
15 149 (31.37%) BDD
16 146 (30.74%) HTML5
17 137 (28.84%) Continuous Integration
18 136 (28.63%) Scrum
19 126 (26.53%) Jenkins
20 124 (26.11%) QA
21 123 (25.89%) Finance
22 121 (25.47%) Karma Test Runner
23 117 (24.63%) Open Source
24 114 (24.00%) Cucumber
25 107 (22.53%) Sass
26 98 (20.63%) SDLC
27 95 (20.00%) gulp
28 92 (19.37%) Amazon AWS
28 92 (19.37%) TeamCity

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 42 (8.84%) Confluence
2 35 (7.37%) CMS
3 34 (7.16%) EPiServer
4 16 (3.37%) Sitecore CMS
5 15 (3.16%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (2.32%) NServiceBus
7 9 (1.89%) Drupal
8 4 (0.84%) IIS
9 2 (0.42%) Apache
10 1 (0.21%) nginx
10 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 16 (3.37%) Eloqua
2 13 (2.74%) Payment Gateway
3 9 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 92 (19.37%) Amazon AWS
2 87 (18.32%) npm
3 70 (14.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 41 (8.63%) GitHub
5 21 (4.42%) SaaS
6 14 (2.95%) Serverless
6 14 (2.95%) Slack
7 11 (2.32%) IaaS
8 10 (2.11%) PaaS
9 9 (1.89%) SuccessFactors
10 8 (1.68%) Amazon S3
10 8 (1.68%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 8 (1.68%) AWS Lambda
10 8 (1.68%) CloudFront
11 7 (1.47%) BrowserStack
12 5 (1.05%) OpenShift
13 3 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
14 2 (0.42%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.89%) SSL
2 6 (1.26%) HTTP
2 6 (1.26%) Internet
3 1 (0.21%) 3G
3 1 (0.21%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.21%) Firewall
3 1 (0.21%) SMS
3 1 (0.21%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 60 (12.63%) MongoDB
3 51 (10.74%) NoSQL
4 33 (6.95%) Couchbase
5 21 (4.42%) Blockchain
6 18 (3.79%) Apache Cassandra
7 15 (3.16%) Big Data
8 12 (2.53%) MySQL
9 11 (2.32%) Neo4j
9 11 (2.32%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (1.68%) Amazon RDS
10 8 (1.68%) Relational Database
11 7 (1.47%) Cosmos DB
12 6 (1.26%) Ingres
13 5 (1.05%) DB2
13 5 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (0.84%) Oracle Database
15 2 (0.42%) Redis
16 1 (0.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 304 (64.00%) Selenium
2 220 (46.32%) Jasmine
3 160 (33.68%) Git (software)
4 126 (26.53%) Jenkins
5 121 (25.47%) Karma Test Runner
6 114 (24.00%) Cucumber
7 95 (20.00%) gulp
8 92 (19.37%) TeamCity
9 85 (17.89%) WebDriver
10 83 (17.47%) JUnit
11 78 (16.42%) Team Foundation Server
12 75 (15.79%) Visual Studio
12 75 (15.79%) webpack
13 69 (14.53%) Mocha
14 61 (12.84%) Maven
15 59 (12.42%) TestNG
16 57 (12.00%) JIRA
17 56 (11.79%) SoapUI
18 50 (10.53%) SpecFlow
19 49 (10.32%) Sinon.JS
General
1 123 (25.89%) Finance
2 29 (6.11%) Banking
2 29 (6.11%) Marketing
3 27 (5.68%) Retail
4 22 (4.63%) Legal
5 19 (4.00%) Games
6 18 (3.79%) Advertising
7 14 (2.95%) Telecoms
8 11 (2.32%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.68%) Electronics
9 8 (1.68%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.26%) Automotive
11 3 (0.63%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.42%) Law
12 2 (0.42%) Publishing
13 1 (0.21%) Back Office
13 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 217 (45.68%) Developer
2 90 (18.95%) Test Engineer
3 86 (18.11%) Tester
4 66 (13.89%) Automation Tester
5 59 (12.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 55 (11.58%) Angular Developer
6 55 (11.58%) Test Automation Engineer
7 53 (11.16%) Senior Developer
8 43 (9.05%) Selenium Tester
9 41 (8.63%) JavaScript Developer
9 41 (8.63%) Selenium Automation Tester
10 37 (7.79%) Full Stack Developer
11 34 (7.16%) C# Developer
12 30 (6.32%) Java Developer
12 30 (6.32%) QA Engineer
13 25 (5.26%) Web Developer
14 24 (5.05%) .NET Developer
14 24 (5.05%) JavaScript Engineer
15 21 (4.42%) Java Automation Tester
15 21 (4.42%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 263 (55.37%) AngularJS
2 246 (51.79%) HTML
3 220 (46.32%) CSS
4 183 (38.53%) .NET
5 146 (30.74%) HTML5
6 107 (22.53%) Sass
7 86 (18.11%) Gherkin
7 86 (18.11%) RESTful
8 81 (17.05%) REST
9 78 (16.42%) Node.js
10 76 (16.00%) React
11 74 (15.58%) LESS
11 74 (15.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 70 (14.74%) CSS3
13 60 (12.63%) Chai
14 57 (12.00%) Web Services
15 55 (11.58%) jQuery
16 50 (10.53%) MEAN Stack
17 48 (10.11%) Angular 2
18 47 (9.89%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 75 (15.79%) User Experience
2 40 (8.42%) Computer Science
3 33 (6.95%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (6.95%) Cloud Native
4 27 (5.68%) Mobile App
5 18 (3.79%) Fintech
6 11 (2.32%) Greenfield Project
6 11 (2.32%) Mainframe
7 9 (1.89%) Fixed Income
7 9 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (1.68%) Algorithms
8 8 (1.68%) Data Structures
8 8 (1.68%) Equities
8 8 (1.68%) W3C
9 7 (1.47%) Online Gambling
10 5 (1.05%) iSeries
11 4 (0.84%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.84%) Internet of Things
12 3 (0.63%) Online Games
13 2 (0.42%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (4.63%) Linux
2 15 (3.16%) Apple iOS
3 14 (2.95%) Android
3 14 (2.95%) Unix
4 8 (1.68%) Windows
5 1 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 326 (68.63%) Agile Software Development
2 317 (66.74%) Test Automation
3 154 (32.42%) TDD
4 149 (31.37%) BDD
5 137 (28.84%) Continuous Integration
6 136 (28.63%) Scrum
7 117 (24.63%) Open Source
8 98 (20.63%) SDLC
9 85 (17.89%) DevOps
10 79 (16.63%) MVC
11 78 (16.42%) Front End Development
12 62 (13.05%) Microservices
13 61 (12.84%) Software Engineering
14 58 (12.21%) Responsive Web Design
15 55 (11.58%) Functional Testing
16 48 (10.11%) Analytics
17 43 (9.05%) Web Development
18 41 (8.63%) Continuous Improvement
18 41 (8.63%) Unit Testing
19 40 (8.42%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 367 (77.26%) JavaScript
2 214 (45.05%) C#
3 208 (43.79%) Java
4 191 (40.21%) SQL
5 89 (18.74%) TypeScript
6 53 (11.16%) Python
7 38 (8.00%) Ruby
8 37 (7.79%) ES6
9 31 (6.53%) PHP
10 25 (5.26%) Groovy
11 19 (4.00%) C++
12 18 (3.79%) Scala
13 14 (2.95%) ES7
13 14 (2.95%) VB.NET
14 10 (2.11%) RPG
15 9 (1.89%) COBOL
15 9 (1.89%) Pascal
16 7 (1.47%) Bash Shell
16 7 (1.47%) PowerShell
16 7 (1.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 150 (31.58%) Degree
2 33 (6.95%) SAFe Agilist
3 32 (6.74%) ISTQB
4 27 (5.68%) Computer Science Degree
5 20 (4.21%) Security Cleared
6 18 (3.79%) SC Cleared
7 15 (3.16%) ISEB
8 10 (2.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.84%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 4 (0.84%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.42%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (26.11%) QA
2 8 (1.68%) WAI
3 4 (0.84%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.42%) WCAG
System Software
1 54 (11.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 21 (4.42%) Kubernetes
2 17 (3.58%) HP Quality Center
3 15 (3.16%) Puppet
4 14 (2.95%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.05%) Ansible
6 1 (0.21%) Kibana
6 1 (0.21%) logstash
6 1 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 54 (11.37%) Oracle
2 47 (9.89%) Microsoft
3 23 (4.84%) IBM
4 20 (4.21%) Google
5 17 (3.58%) HP
5 17 (3.58%) SAP
6 16 (3.37%) Marketo
6 16 (3.37%) Sitecore
7 14 (2.95%) CA
7 14 (2.95%) CA Agile Central
7 14 (2.95%) Micro Focus
8 13 (2.74%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (2.74%) Twitter
9 11 (2.32%) Alias
10 5 (1.05%) Xamarin
11 4 (0.84%) Adobe
12 2 (0.42%) Atlassian
13 1 (0.21%) Alteryx
13 1 (0.21%) Tableau
13 1 (0.21%) Telerik