Period
to 24 July 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 24 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Postman
UK > England
6 months to
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 384 479 593
Rank change year-on-year +95 +114 +208
Permanent jobs citing Postman 790 313 610
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.79% 0.48% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.71% 2.42% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 593 267 450
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £64,688
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 21,308 12,941 25,749
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 21.25% 19.85% 19.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13,871 10,619 20,791
10th Percentile £36,250 £34,950 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £57,322 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.22% +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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +126 437 £60,000 +9.09% 41
North of England +6 132 £44,500 +5.95% 30
South East -43 106 £45,000 -11.76% 13
Yorkshire -11 77 £47,500 +11.76% 10
Midlands -38 57 £45,000 +12.50% 11
North West -8 48 £42,500 +17.24% 16
East Midlands -13 39 £65,000 +40.54% 6
South West -55 31 £37,500 -11.76% 15
West Midlands -60 18 £40,000 - 4
East of England -31 15 £62,500 +108.33% 3
North East -23 9 £43,500 +2.35% 4
Postman
UK

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 510 (64.56%) Test Automation
2 414 (52.41%) Agile Software Development
3 399 (50.51%) QA
4 382 (48.35%) Selenium
5 292 (36.96%) Java
6 286 (36.20%) API Testing
7 284 (35.95%) C#
8 262 (33.16%) JavaScript
9 228 (28.86%) DevOps
10 222 (28.10%) Azure
11 221 (27.97%) BDD
12 205 (25.95%) Git (software)
13 194 (24.56%) Cucumber
14 190 (24.05%) Software Testing
15 179 (22.66%) Jenkins
15 179 (22.66%) Cypress.io
16 176 (22.28%) AWS
17 170 (21.52%) REST
18 159 (20.13%) SQL
19 151 (19.11%) JMeter
20 149 (18.86%) Test Strategy
20 149 (18.86%) JIRA
21 139 (17.59%) Social Skills
22 135 (17.09%) Python
23 132 (16.71%) Docker
24 130 (16.46%) SDET
25 125 (15.82%) Microservices
26 121 (15.32%) TDD
27 117 (14.81%) .NET
27 117 (14.81%) SpecFlow

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 33 (4.18%) Confluence
2 11 (1.39%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.27%) nginx
4 8 (1.01%) Apache Spark
5 4 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.25%) Apache
6 2 (0.25%) Drupal
6 2 (0.25%) SAS
7 1 (0.13%) Camunda
7 1 (0.13%) CMS
7 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
2 5 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.25%) Magento
1 2 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (0.25%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.13%) BASE24
2 1 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.13%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (0.13%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.13%) SAP FI-CA
2 1 (0.13%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 222 (28.10%) Azure
2 176 (22.28%) AWS
3 96 (12.15%) Serverless
4 92 (11.65%) GCP
5 77 (9.75%) SaaS
6 67 (8.48%) GitHub
7 65 (8.23%) AWS Lambda
8 37 (4.68%) BrowserStack
9 26 (3.29%) Amazon SQS
10 25 (3.16%) Cloud Functions
11 18 (2.28%) Amazon S3
12 16 (2.03%) Azure Service Bus
13 15 (1.90%) Azure Service Fabric
14 14 (1.77%) Slack
15 13 (1.65%) Power Platform
16 12 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
16 12 (1.52%) AWS CodePipeline
17 11 (1.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 11 (1.39%) Datadog
18 10 (1.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.54%) HTTP
2 9 (1.14%) SMS
3 7 (0.89%) Broadband
3 7 (0.89%) SSH
4 4 (0.51%) Internet
4 4 (0.51%) MQTT
5 3 (0.38%) FTP
5 3 (0.38%) PuTTY
6 2 (0.25%) Intranet
6 2 (0.25%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.13%) ATM
7 1 (0.13%) DSL
7 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.13%) Skype
7 1 (0.13%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.13%) VPN
7 1 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.13%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (6.84%) SQL Server
2 42 (5.32%) PostgreSQL
3 39 (4.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 33 (4.18%) Hadoop
5 32 (4.05%) NoSQL
6 30 (3.80%) Relational Database
7 26 (3.29%) MongoDB
8 24 (3.04%) Redis
9 22 (2.78%) MySQL
10 14 (1.77%) Amazon RDS
10 14 (1.77%) Oracle Database
11 10 (1.27%) DB2
12 9 (1.14%) RDBMS
13 8 (1.01%) Apache Hive
13 8 (1.01%) Azure SQL Database
13 8 (1.01%) HBase
13 8 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
13 8 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 382 (48.35%) Selenium
2 205 (25.95%) Git (software)
3 194 (24.56%) Cucumber
4 179 (22.66%) Cypress.io
4 179 (22.66%) Jenkins
5 151 (19.11%) JMeter
6 149 (18.86%) JIRA
7 117 (14.81%) SpecFlow
8 109 (13.80%) SoapUI
9 74 (9.37%) REST Assured
10 66 (8.35%) Appium
11 58 (7.34%) WebDriver
12 44 (5.57%) CircleCI
13 42 (5.32%) TestCafe
14 40 (5.06%) TeamCity
15 39 (4.94%) Newman
16 38 (4.81%) GitLab
17 37 (4.68%) Visual Studio
18 35 (4.43%) NUnit
19 30 (3.80%) Serenity BDD
General
1 139 (17.59%) Social Skills
2 115 (14.56%) Finance
3 50 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (4.94%) Games
5 35 (4.43%) Retail
6 29 (3.67%) Marketing
7 20 (2.53%) Public Sector
8 14 (1.77%) Automotive
8 14 (1.77%) Law
9 13 (1.65%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 12 (1.52%) Presentation Skills
11 11 (1.39%) Banking
12 10 (1.27%) Electronics
12 10 (1.27%) Manufacturing
12 10 (1.27%) Telecoms
13 4 (0.51%) Legal
13 4 (0.51%) Organisational Skills
13 4 (0.51%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.38%) Advertising
15 2 (0.25%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 121 (15.32%) Test Engineer
2 119 (15.06%) QA Engineer
3 111 (14.05%) Analyst
4 94 (11.90%) Developer
5 93 (11.77%) Test Analyst
5 93 (11.77%) Tester
6 59 (7.47%) Test Automation Engineer
7 55 (6.96%) Automation Engineer
8 54 (6.84%) Automation Tester
9 49 (6.20%) Software Engineer
10 43 (5.44%) Automation Test Analyst
10 43 (5.44%) QA Automation Engineer
11 30 (3.80%) Quality Engineer
12 27 (3.42%) Test Leader
13 26 (3.29%) Senior QA Engineer
14 22 (2.78%) Full Stack Developer
14 22 (2.78%) Software Test Engineer
15 21 (2.66%) QA Leader
15 21 (2.66%) Senior Test Engineer
16 20 (2.53%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (21.52%) REST
2 117 (14.81%) .NET
3 85 (10.76%) RESTful
4 73 (9.24%) React
5 71 (8.99%) JSON
6 65 (8.23%) Swagger
7 64 (8.10%) Node.js
8 55 (6.96%) Web Services
9 54 (6.84%) Gherkin
10 53 (6.71%) GraphQL
11 50 (6.33%) XML
12 46 (5.82%) SOAP
13 43 (5.44%) HTML
14 40 (5.06%) AngularJS
15 36 (4.56%) ASP.NET Web API
16 35 (4.43%) CSS
17 33 (4.18%) Spring
18 32 (4.05%) WebdriverIO
19 29 (3.67%) jQuery
20 28 (3.54%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 58 (7.34%) Mobile App
2 21 (2.66%) Self-Motivation
3 18 (2.28%) Algorithms
4 16 (2.03%) Data Centre
4 16 (2.03%) Social Media
4 16 (2.03%) User Experience
5 13 (1.65%) Linux Command Line
6 10 (1.27%) Client/Server
6 10 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
7 9 (1.14%) Virtual Team
8 8 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (1.01%) iPad
8 8 (1.01%) NHS
8 8 (1.01%) Video on Demand
9 7 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (0.89%) Online Games
10 6 (0.76%) Analytical Mindset
10 6 (0.76%) Video\Live Streaming
11 5 (0.63%) Legacy Systems
11 5 (0.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 62 (7.85%) Android
1 62 (7.85%) Apple iOS
2 49 (6.20%) Linux
3 29 (3.67%) Windows
4 18 (2.28%) Unix
5 7 (0.89%) Debian
5 7 (0.89%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.13%) CentOS
6 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 510 (64.56%) Test Automation
2 414 (52.41%) Agile Software Development
3 286 (36.20%) API Testing
4 228 (28.86%) DevOps
5 221 (27.97%) BDD
6 190 (24.05%) Software Testing
7 149 (18.86%) Test Strategy
8 130 (16.46%) SDET
9 125 (15.82%) Microservices
10 121 (15.32%) TDD
11 106 (13.42%) Software Engineering
12 102 (12.91%) Scrum
13 101 (12.78%) Fintech
14 100 (12.66%) Continuous Integration
15 90 (11.39%) Performance Testing
16 79 (10.00%) Test Scripting
17 77 (9.75%) Mentoring
18 74 (9.37%) Exploratory Testing
19 71 (8.99%) Manual Testing
20 64 (8.10%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 292 (36.96%) Java
2 284 (35.95%) C#
3 262 (33.16%) JavaScript
4 159 (20.13%) SQL
5 135 (17.09%) Python
6 111 (14.05%) TypeScript
7 29 (3.67%) PowerShell
8 20 (2.53%) Kotlin
9 19 (2.41%) Java 8
9 19 (2.41%) PHP
10 18 (2.28%) Ruby
11 15 (1.90%) Scala
12 14 (1.77%) Go
13 12 (1.52%) Bash Shell
14 10 (1.27%) C
14 10 (1.27%) VBScript
15 9 (1.14%) Groovy
15 9 (1.14%) PL/SQL
16 7 (0.89%) C++
17 6 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 68 (8.61%) ISTQB
2 47 (5.95%) Degree
3 39 (4.94%) Security Cleared
4 33 (4.18%) SC Cleared
5 23 (2.91%) Computer Science Degree
6 20 (2.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 15 (1.90%) ISEB
8 4 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.38%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.38%) HNC
10 2 (0.25%) Numerate Degree
11 1 (0.13%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 399 (50.51%) QA
2 23 (2.91%) Accessibility
3 3 (0.38%) GDPR
3 3 (0.38%) SLA
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.13%) PSD2
System Software
1 132 (16.71%) Docker
2 8 (1.01%) HDFS
3 4 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 70 (8.86%) Kubernetes
2 49 (6.20%) Terraform
3 19 (2.41%) HP Quality Center
4 17 (2.15%) Ansible
5 12 (1.52%) Control-M
6 7 (0.89%) Istio
7 5 (0.63%) linkerd
7 5 (0.63%) MIIS
7 5 (0.63%) ZABBIX
8 4 (0.51%) Grafana
8 4 (0.51%) HAProxy
8 4 (0.51%) Kibana
8 4 (0.51%) logstash
8 4 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.51%) Opsgenie
8 4 (0.51%) Pingdom
9 1 (0.13%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 71 (8.99%) Microsoft
2 48 (6.08%) Google
3 31 (3.92%) Oracle
4 18 (2.28%) Splunk
5 17 (2.15%) PayPal
6 16 (2.03%) SAP
7 13 (1.65%) HP
7 13 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (1.52%) AppDynamics
9 11 (1.39%) MuleSoft
9 11 (1.39%) Netlify
10 8 (1.01%) Atlassian
10 8 (1.01%) Cognizant
11 5 (0.63%) New Relic
11 5 (0.63%) ServiceNow
12 4 (0.51%) Sun
13 3 (0.38%) Progress
14 2 (0.25%) Adobe
14 2 (0.25%) Dell
15 1 (0.13%) IBM