Period
to 28 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Postman skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Postman over the 6 months to 28 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Postman
UK > England
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 376 455 495
Rank change year-on-year +79 +40 +197
Permanent jobs citing Postman 933 223 717
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.84% 0.49% 0.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.00% 2.32% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 660 194 534
10th Percentile £36,250 £30,500 £31,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £35,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -10.00%
75th Percentile £71,250 £62,500 £56,188
90th Percentile £85,000 £73,750 £67,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -10.00%

Postman is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 23,305 9,619 24,032
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.90% 21.11% 18.98%
Number of salaries quoted 14,260 8,096 19,539
10th Percentile £37,000 £35,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £53,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +2.80% +4.90%
75th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £83,750 £83,750
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Postman
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Postman as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Postman in England

Postman
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Postman in England.

Salary trend for Postman in England

Postman
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Postman in England over the 6 months to 28 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Postman in England

Postman
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Postman within the England region over the 6 months to 28 October 2021. 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
London +54 547 £65,000 +8.33% 47
North of England -19 145 £45,000 +20.00% 40
South East -101 119 £45,000 -10.00% 19
Yorkshire -24 85 £47,500 +18.75% 17
Midlands -74 71 £49,500 +10.00% 7
East Midlands -19 56 £65,000 +62.50% 3
North West -63 49 £43,500 +16.00% 21
South West -72 36 £42,500 +9.68% 13
North East -17 15 £42,500 +18.06% 2
West Midlands -103 15 £42,500 -15.00% 4
East of England -94 12 £53,750 -20.37% 5
Postman
UK

For the 6 months to 28 October 2021, IT jobs citing Postman 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 across the England region with a requirement for Postman.

1 581 (62.27%) Test Automation
2 511 (54.77%) QA
3 505 (54.13%) Agile Software Development
4 488 (52.30%) Selenium
5 401 (42.98%) Java
6 384 (41.16%) JavaScript
7 367 (39.34%) API Testing
8 343 (36.76%) C#
9 305 (32.69%) Git (software)
10 297 (31.83%) REST
11 260 (27.87%) Azure
12 254 (27.22%) Cucumber
13 245 (26.26%) DevOps
14 239 (25.62%) Jenkins
15 237 (25.40%) AWS
16 233 (24.97%) BDD
17 216 (23.15%) Software Testing
18 215 (23.04%) Cypress.io
19 196 (21.01%) SQL
20 178 (19.08%) Test Strategy
21 177 (18.97%) Python
22 176 (18.86%) JIRA
23 171 (18.33%) Docker
24 163 (17.47%) JMeter
25 161 (17.26%) Software Engineering
26 158 (16.93%) TDD
27 154 (16.51%) GCP
28 151 (16.18%) SoapUI
29 150 (16.08%) .NET
30 144 (15.43%) Social Skills

Postman
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 36 (3.86%) Confluence
2 18 (1.93%) nginx
3 14 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (1.29%) SharePoint
5 9 (0.96%) Apache Spark
6 5 (0.54%) WordPress
7 4 (0.43%) SAS
8 2 (0.21%) Apache
8 2 (0.21%) Drupal
8 2 (0.21%) IIS
9 1 (0.11%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.11%) Camunda
9 1 (0.11%) CMS
9 1 (0.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.11%) BASE24
2 1 (0.11%) Magento
2 1 (0.11%) SAP FI-CA
2 1 (0.11%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 260 (27.87%) Azure
2 237 (25.40%) AWS
3 154 (16.51%) GCP
4 96 (10.29%) GitHub
5 77 (8.25%) Serverless
6 58 (6.22%) SaaS
7 53 (5.68%) Amazon SQS
8 37 (3.97%) AWS Lambda
8 37 (3.97%) Slack
9 18 (1.93%) Amazon S3
10 17 (1.82%) BrowserStack
11 15 (1.61%) BlazeMeter
12 12 (1.29%) Cloud Functions
12 12 (1.29%) Datadog
13 7 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
13 7 (0.75%) Azure Service Bus
13 7 (0.75%) Boomi
14 6 (0.64%) AWS CodePipeline
14 6 (0.64%) Azure Logic Apps
14 6 (0.64%) Azure Service Fabric
Communications & Networking
1 48 (5.14%) HTTP
2 18 (1.93%) MQTT
3 15 (1.61%) SMS
4 10 (1.07%) Broadband
5 9 (0.96%) Internet
6 4 (0.43%) SSH
6 4 (0.43%) VoIP
6 4 (0.43%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.21%) BIG-IP
7 2 (0.21%) DLNA
7 2 (0.21%) PuTTY
7 2 (0.21%) Softphone
7 2 (0.21%) Telnet
7 2 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.21%) ZigBee
8 1 (0.11%) ATM
8 1 (0.11%) DSL
8 1 (0.11%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (9.22%) SQL Server
2 76 (8.15%) Relational Database
3 54 (5.79%) RDBMS
4 53 (5.68%) NoSQL
5 45 (4.82%) PostgreSQL
6 41 (4.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 30 (3.22%) MySQL
8 29 (3.11%) MongoDB
9 27 (2.89%) Redis
10 21 (2.25%) Hadoop
11 19 (2.04%) Amazon RDS
12 14 (1.50%) BigQuery
12 14 (1.50%) Couchbase
12 14 (1.50%) Hazelcast
12 14 (1.50%) Oracle Database
13 12 (1.29%) Blockchain
13 12 (1.29%) DB2
14 10 (1.07%) Oracle Database 10g
14 10 (1.07%) Oracle Database 11g
15 9 (0.96%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 488 (52.30%) Selenium
2 305 (32.69%) Git (software)
3 254 (27.22%) Cucumber
4 239 (25.62%) Jenkins
5 215 (23.04%) Cypress.io
6 176 (18.86%) JIRA
7 163 (17.47%) JMeter
8 151 (16.18%) SoapUI
9 135 (14.47%) SpecFlow
10 98 (10.50%) Appium
11 96 (10.29%) NUnit
12 95 (10.18%) Team Foundation Server
13 76 (8.15%) WebDriver
14 73 (7.82%) Octopus Deploy
15 71 (7.61%) TeamCity
16 70 (7.50%) REST Assured
17 69 (7.40%) Moq
18 66 (7.07%) GitLab
19 46 (4.93%) Newman
20 45 (4.82%) Serenity BDD
General
1 144 (15.43%) Social Skills
2 92 (9.86%) Finance
3 70 (7.50%) Games
4 63 (6.75%) Retail
5 53 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (2.68%) Banking
7 20 (2.14%) Marketing
8 17 (1.82%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 16 (1.71%) Public Sector
10 14 (1.50%) Law
11 12 (1.29%) Automotive
12 11 (1.18%) Retail Banking
12 11 (1.18%) Telecoms
13 9 (0.96%) Manufacturing
14 7 (0.75%) Advertising
14 7 (0.75%) Electronics
14 7 (0.75%) Legal
14 7 (0.75%) Presentation Skills
15 6 (0.64%) Organisational Skills
16 4 (0.43%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 179 (19.19%) QA Engineer
1 179 (19.19%) Test Engineer
2 126 (13.50%) Developer
3 116 (12.43%) Analyst
4 100 (10.72%) Test Analyst
5 84 (9.00%) Senior QA Engineer
6 82 (8.79%) Tester
7 67 (7.18%) Software Engineer
7 67 (7.18%) Test Automation Engineer
8 64 (6.86%) Full Stack Developer
9 56 (6.00%) Quality Engineer
10 55 (5.89%) Automation Engineer
11 52 (5.57%) QA Automation Engineer
12 48 (5.14%) Software Test Engineer
13 46 (4.93%) Automation Test Analyst
14 44 (4.72%) Automation Tester
15 33 (3.54%) .NET Developer
16 31 (3.32%) Senior Test Engineer
17 28 (3.00%) Technical Leader
18 27 (2.89%) Senior Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 297 (31.83%) REST
2 150 (16.08%) .NET
3 136 (14.58%) Node.js
4 110 (11.79%) React
5 100 (10.72%) RESTful
6 87 (9.32%) Web Services
7 86 (9.22%) Jest
8 83 (8.90%) AngularJS
9 81 (8.68%) Kafka
10 73 (7.82%) SOAP
11 68 (7.29%) Swagger
12 64 (6.86%) Enzyme
12 64 (6.86%) Gherkin
13 56 (6.00%) JSON
14 53 (5.68%) .NET Framework
15 46 (4.93%) XML
16 43 (4.61%) ASP.NET Web API
16 43 (4.61%) Spring
17 41 (4.39%) HTML
18 37 (3.97%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 63 (6.75%) Mobile App
2 39 (4.18%) User Experience
3 38 (4.07%) Algorithms
4 22 (2.36%) Online Games
5 18 (1.93%) Self-Motivation
6 16 (1.71%) Social Media
7 14 (1.50%) Virtual Team
8 11 (1.18%) Data Centre
9 10 (1.07%) Linux Command Line
10 9 (0.96%) Greenfield Project
11 7 (0.75%) Client/Server
11 7 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (0.75%) iPad
12 6 (0.64%) Data Protection Act
12 6 (0.64%) Online Banking
12 6 (0.64%) Replication
12 6 (0.64%) Video on Demand
12 6 (0.64%) Video\Live Streaming
13 5 (0.54%) Data Structures
13 5 (0.54%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 115 (12.33%) Android
2 114 (12.22%) Apple iOS
3 58 (6.22%) Linux
4 54 (5.79%) Windows
5 9 (0.96%) Unix
6 2 (0.21%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.11%) CentOS
7 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 581 (62.27%) Test Automation
2 505 (54.13%) Agile Software Development
3 367 (39.34%) API Testing
4 245 (26.26%) DevOps
5 233 (24.97%) BDD
6 216 (23.15%) Software Testing
7 178 (19.08%) Test Strategy
8 161 (17.26%) Software Engineering
9 158 (16.93%) TDD
10 137 (14.68%) Microservices
11 135 (14.47%) Scrum
12 131 (14.04%) SDET
13 129 (13.83%) Performance Testing
14 124 (13.29%) Continuous Integration
15 114 (12.22%) Full Stack Development
16 109 (11.68%) Manual Testing
17 101 (10.83%) Mentoring
18 89 (9.54%) Fintech
19 83 (8.90%) Unit Testing
20 79 (8.47%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 401 (42.98%) Java
2 384 (41.16%) JavaScript
3 343 (36.76%) C#
4 196 (21.01%) SQL
5 177 (18.97%) Python
6 135 (14.47%) TypeScript
7 35 (3.75%) Apple Swift
8 34 (3.64%) PowerShell
9 32 (3.43%) Kotlin
10 26 (2.79%) PHP
11 25 (2.68%) Ruby
12 23 (2.47%) Groovy
13 21 (2.25%) Objective-C
14 20 (2.14%) Bash Shell
14 20 (2.14%) C
14 20 (2.14%) ES6
15 14 (1.50%) Java 8
16 12 (1.29%) Go
17 11 (1.18%) PL/SQL
18 9 (0.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 64 (6.86%) ISTQB
2 58 (6.22%) Security Cleared
3 49 (5.25%) Degree
4 38 (4.07%) SC Cleared
5 27 (2.89%) Computer Science Degree
6 24 (2.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 15 (1.61%) ISEB
8 5 (0.54%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.21%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.21%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.21%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.11%) HNC
10 1 (0.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 511 (54.77%) QA
2 17 (1.82%) Accessibility
3 3 (0.32%) SLA
4 2 (0.21%) GDPR
4 2 (0.21%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.21%) PSD2
5 1 (0.11%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 171 (18.33%) Docker
2 9 (0.96%) HDFS
3 2 (0.21%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 121 (12.97%) Kubernetes
2 66 (7.07%) Grafana
3 51 (5.47%) Terraform
4 21 (2.25%) Ansible
5 19 (2.04%) ZABBIX
6 18 (1.93%) HAProxy
6 18 (1.93%) HP Quality Center
6 18 (1.93%) Kibana
6 18 (1.93%) logstash
6 18 (1.93%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (1.93%) Opsgenie
6 18 (1.93%) Pingdom
7 14 (1.50%) Istio
7 14 (1.50%) linkerd
7 14 (1.50%) MIIS
8 5 (0.54%) HP ALM
9 3 (0.32%) Control-M
10 2 (0.21%) nmon
Vendors
1 127 (13.61%) Google
2 65 (6.97%) Microsoft
3 37 (3.97%) Cognizant
4 29 (3.11%) Oracle
5 23 (2.47%) New Relic
6 21 (2.25%) Splunk
7 19 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
8 18 (1.93%) MuleSoft
9 16 (1.71%) HP
9 16 (1.71%) SAP
10 14 (1.50%) Sun
11 11 (1.18%) Netlify
11 11 (1.18%) PayPal
12 8 (0.86%) CA Agile Central
13 7 (0.75%) ServiceNow
14 6 (0.64%) IBM
15 5 (0.54%) Bloomberg
16 4 (0.43%) BroadSoft
16 4 (0.43%) Cisco
16 4 (0.43%) Xamarin