Period
to 9 May 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 9 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Postman
UK > England
6 months to
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 396 492 579
Rank change year-on-year +96 +87 +261
Permanent jobs citing Postman 578 480 578
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.74% 0.52% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.68% 2.66% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 471 385 451
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £63,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £69,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%

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 15,718 18,057 26,564
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.06% 19.56% 19.71%
Number of salaries quoted 12,210 14,511 21,248
10th Percentile £36,250 £34,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,000 £42,500 £39,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £73,817 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 9 May 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 9 May 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 +138 299 £60,000 +9.09% 34
North of England +16 108 £40,000 - 22
South East +61 97 £50,000 +5.26% 16
Yorkshire +15 57 £46,500 +12.05% 12
North West +46 46 £37,500 +7.14% 7
South West -39 27 £42,500 +3.03% 2
Midlands -16 25 £45,000 +9.09% 4
West Midlands -11 19 £42,500 +3.03% 3
East of England +33 17 £62,500 +78.57% 3
North East -12 7 £41,688 -7.36% 3
East Midlands +7 6 £53,750 +30.30% 1
Postman
UK

For the 6 months to 9 May 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.

1 394 (68.17%) Test Automation
2 303 (52.42%) Agile Software Development
3 297 (51.38%) QA
4 284 (49.13%) Selenium
5 211 (36.51%) API Testing
6 201 (34.78%) C#
7 167 (28.89%) Azure
8 162 (28.03%) JavaScript
9 161 (27.85%) Java
10 160 (27.68%) DevOps
11 147 (25.43%) BDD
12 132 (22.84%) Cucumber
12 132 (22.84%) Cypress.io
13 126 (21.80%) Software Testing
14 117 (20.24%) JIRA
14 117 (20.24%) Social Skills
15 114 (19.72%) SQL
16 109 (18.86%) Git (software)
17 102 (17.65%) SpecFlow
17 102 (17.65%) Finance
18 101 (17.47%) .NET
19 100 (17.30%) AWS
20 97 (16.78%) JMeter
21 94 (16.26%) Test Strategy
22 92 (15.92%) TDD
23 87 (15.05%) SDET
24 84 (14.53%) Fintech
24 84 (14.53%) Microservices
25 79 (13.67%) Jenkins
26 78 (13.49%) SoapUI

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 42 (7.27%) Confluence
2 6 (1.04%) nginx
3 5 (0.87%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.52%) Drupal
6 2 (0.35%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.17%) Apache
7 1 (0.17%) JBoss
7 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Fuse
7 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (1.38%) Spreadsheet
2 5 (0.87%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.17%) Magento
2 1 (0.17%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.17%) R3 Corda
2 1 (0.17%) SAP FI-CA
2 1 (0.17%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 167 (28.89%) Azure
2 100 (17.30%) AWS
3 62 (10.73%) Serverless
4 46 (7.96%) BrowserStack
5 41 (7.09%) SaaS
6 40 (6.92%) AWS Lambda
7 39 (6.75%) GCP
8 22 (3.81%) AWS CodePipeline
9 18 (3.11%) Azure Service Bus
10 17 (2.94%) Azure Service Fabric
11 16 (2.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 16 (2.77%) Cloud Functions
12 15 (2.60%) AWS CloudFormation
12 15 (2.60%) Power Platform
13 11 (1.90%) GitHub
14 9 (1.56%) Amazon ECS
14 9 (1.56%) Azure Cosmos DB
15 8 (1.38%) Amazon EKS
15 8 (1.38%) Lucidchart
15 8 (1.38%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.38%) HTTP
2 4 (0.69%) FTP
2 4 (0.69%) Intranet
3 3 (0.52%) Internet
3 3 (0.52%) PuTTY
3 3 (0.52%) SSH
4 2 (0.35%) SMS
5 1 (0.17%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.17%) Skype
5 1 (0.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (9.69%) SQL Server
2 28 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
3 27 (4.67%) MySQL
4 19 (3.29%) Hadoop
4 19 (3.29%) Redis
5 17 (2.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 16 (2.77%) MongoDB
6 16 (2.77%) NoSQL
7 13 (2.25%) Relational Database
8 9 (1.56%) Azure SQL Database
9 8 (1.38%) Amazon Redshift
9 8 (1.38%) Big Data
9 8 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (1.21%) Power BI
11 6 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (0.87%) Oracle Database
13 4 (0.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 4 (0.69%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.52%) DB2
15 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 284 (49.13%) Selenium
2 132 (22.84%) Cucumber
2 132 (22.84%) Cypress.io
3 117 (20.24%) JIRA
4 109 (18.86%) Git (software)
5 102 (17.65%) SpecFlow
6 97 (16.78%) JMeter
7 79 (13.67%) Jenkins
8 78 (13.49%) SoapUI
9 56 (9.69%) Appium
10 55 (9.52%) WebDriver
11 42 (7.27%) Visual Studio
12 40 (6.92%) CircleCI
13 38 (6.57%) REST Assured
14 35 (6.06%) TestCafe
15 24 (4.15%) Visual Studio Team System
16 23 (3.98%) Newman
17 22 (3.81%) NUnit
18 17 (2.94%) Fiddler
19 15 (2.60%) Maven
General
1 117 (20.24%) Social Skills
2 102 (17.65%) Finance
3 24 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (3.81%) Marketing
5 18 (3.11%) Public Sector
6 12 (2.08%) Automotive
6 12 (2.08%) Games
7 11 (1.90%) Retail
8 7 (1.21%) Banking
8 7 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.04%) Electronics
9 6 (1.04%) Law
9 6 (1.04%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.04%) Presentation Skills
9 6 (1.04%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.69%) Organisational Skills
11 3 (0.52%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.52%) Legal
12 2 (0.35%) Back Office
12 2 (0.35%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 95 (16.44%) Tester
2 91 (15.74%) QA Engineer
2 91 (15.74%) Test Engineer
3 83 (14.36%) Analyst
4 66 (11.42%) Test Analyst
5 60 (10.38%) Automation Tester
6 56 (9.69%) Developer
7 43 (7.44%) Test Automation Engineer
8 38 (6.57%) Automation Engineer
9 30 (5.19%) QA Automation Engineer
10 26 (4.50%) Automation Test Analyst
11 23 (3.98%) QA Leader
11 23 (3.98%) Software Engineer
12 21 (3.63%) Senior Test Engineer
12 21 (3.63%) Test Leader
13 20 (3.46%) Senior QA Engineer
14 17 (2.94%) Digital Transformation
14 17 (2.94%) QA Tester
15 16 (2.77%) Junior
15 16 (2.77%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (17.47%) .NET
2 77 (13.32%) REST
3 49 (8.48%) Swagger
4 42 (7.27%) JSON
5 40 (6.92%) Gherkin
5 40 (6.92%) RESTful
6 33 (5.71%) SOAP
7 32 (5.54%) XML
8 31 (5.36%) Node.js
9 29 (5.02%) React
10 28 (4.84%) GraphQL
11 25 (4.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 25 (4.33%) HTML
12 24 (4.15%) Web Services
13 21 (3.63%) .NET Core
13 21 (3.63%) CSS
14 20 (3.46%) WebdriverIO
15 17 (2.94%) jQuery
16 15 (2.60%) AngularJS
17 11 (1.90%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 47 (8.13%) Mobile App
2 17 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
3 16 (2.77%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (2.08%) Social Media
5 10 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (1.73%) User Experience
6 8 (1.38%) Video on Demand
7 6 (1.04%) Data Centre
8 5 (0.87%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.69%) Algorithms
9 4 (0.69%) Analytical Mindset
9 4 (0.69%) Client/Server
9 4 (0.69%) Private Cloud
10 3 (0.52%) NHS
10 3 (0.52%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.52%) Wiki
11 2 (0.35%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.35%) Mobile Games
11 2 (0.35%) Online Games
11 2 (0.35%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 56 (9.69%) Android
1 56 (9.69%) Apple iOS
2 37 (6.40%) Linux
3 23 (3.98%) Unix
4 21 (3.63%) Windows
5 7 (1.21%) Debian
5 7 (1.21%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 394 (68.17%) Test Automation
2 303 (52.42%) Agile Software Development
3 211 (36.51%) API Testing
4 160 (27.68%) DevOps
5 147 (25.43%) BDD
6 126 (21.80%) Software Testing
7 94 (16.26%) Test Strategy
8 92 (15.92%) TDD
9 87 (15.05%) SDET
10 84 (14.53%) Fintech
10 84 (14.53%) Microservices
11 70 (12.11%) Scrum
12 65 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
13 57 (9.86%) Manual Testing
14 55 (9.52%) Test Scripting
15 53 (9.17%) Software Engineering
16 49 (8.48%) Exploratory Testing
16 49 (8.48%) Performance Testing
16 49 (8.48%) SDLC
17 45 (7.79%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 201 (34.78%) C#
2 162 (28.03%) JavaScript
3 161 (27.85%) Java
4 114 (19.72%) SQL
5 78 (13.49%) Python
6 64 (11.07%) TypeScript
7 23 (3.98%) PowerShell
8 17 (2.94%) Bash Shell
9 16 (2.77%) PHP
10 10 (1.73%) Scala
11 9 (1.56%) CoffeeScript
11 9 (1.56%) Java 8
12 8 (1.38%) Ruby
13 6 (1.04%) Groovy
13 6 (1.04%) VB
13 6 (1.04%) VBScript
14 5 (0.87%) F#
15 4 (0.69%) Go
15 4 (0.69%) Kotlin
16 3 (0.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (8.13%) ISTQB
2 27 (4.67%) Degree
3 19 (3.29%) ISEB
4 17 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
4 17 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (1.73%) Security Cleared
6 8 (1.38%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.35%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.35%) HNC
9 1 (0.17%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 297 (51.38%) QA
2 10 (1.73%) GDPR
3 8 (1.38%) ISO 9001
3 8 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.17%) ISO 13485
4 1 (0.17%) PMO
System Software
1 67 (11.59%) Docker
2 4 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.35%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 38 (6.57%) Kubernetes
2 25 (4.33%) Terraform
3 18 (3.11%) HP Quality Center
4 12 (2.08%) Control-M
5 6 (1.04%) Ansible
6 5 (0.87%) Kibana
7 4 (0.69%) MIIS
8 2 (0.35%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.35%) Istio
Vendors
1 52 (9.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (3.63%) Oracle
3 20 (3.46%) Google
4 15 (2.60%) Splunk
5 12 (2.08%) AppDynamics
6 11 (1.90%) PayPal
7 10 (1.73%) SAP
8 8 (1.38%) Atlassian
9 7 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.87%) Dell
10 5 (0.87%) HP
11 4 (0.69%) MuleSoft
12 3 (0.52%) Intel
12 3 (0.52%) Progress
13 2 (0.35%) IBM
14 1 (0.17%) Apple
14 1 (0.17%) JD Edwards
14 1 (0.17%) New Relic
14 1 (0.17%) Perfecto Mobile
14 1 (0.17%) Red Hat