Period
to 27 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 27 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Postman
England > Midlands
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 248 197 283
Rank change year-on-year -51 +86 +58
Permanent jobs citing Postman 76 21 48
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.71% 0.45% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.43% 2.41% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 43 20 36
10th Percentile £36,750 £28,500 £31,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £30,500 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £43,750 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% +25.00% -22.22%
75th Percentile £65,000 £56,000 £46,563
90th Percentile £67,250 £57,500 £53,625
England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% +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 the Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,716 872 1,818
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 15.97% 18.77% 16.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,120 679 1,512
10th Percentile £32,950 £30,000 £29,250
25th Percentile £39,000 £36,250 £33,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% +3.45%
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £72,625 £67,500 £65,900
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,057 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.98% +0.10% +4.76%

Postman
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Postman in the Midlands

Postman
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Postman in the Midlands

Postman
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Postman in the Midlands over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

Salary histogram for Postman in the Midlands

Postman
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Postman within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 27 November 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
East Midlands -4 60 £61,250 +53.13% 8
West Midlands -112 16 £42,500 -10.53% 3
Postman
England

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Postman.

1 58 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (69.74%) Test Automation
3 51 (67.11%) QA
4 45 (59.21%) Java
5 44 (57.89%) API Testing
6 41 (53.95%) JMeter
7 40 (52.63%) Selenium
8 34 (44.74%) RESTful
9 29 (38.16%) Performance Testing
9 29 (38.16%) Git (software)
10 27 (35.53%) BDD
11 25 (32.89%) SC Cleared
11 25 (32.89%) Security Cleared
11 25 (32.89%) Integration Testing
11 25 (32.89%) Newman
11 25 (32.89%) REST Assured
12 24 (31.58%) DevOps
13 20 (26.32%) Software Testing
13 20 (26.32%) C#
14 19 (25.00%) Microservices
15 16 (21.05%) REST
16 14 (18.42%) AWS
17 13 (17.11%) Software Engineering
18 12 (15.79%) Azure
18 12 (15.79%) SpecFlow
18 12 (15.79%) OO
19 11 (14.47%) OOP
19 11 (14.47%) JUnit
19 11 (14.47%) Manual Testing
19 11 (14.47%) QA Automation

Postman
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 2 (2.63%) Confluence
2 1 (1.32%) Apache
2 1 (1.32%) nginx
2 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) SAP FI-CA
1 1 (1.32%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.42%) AWS
2 12 (15.79%) Azure
3 10 (13.16%) Datadog
4 3 (3.95%) SaaS
5 2 (2.63%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (2.63%) Route 53
5 2 (2.63%) Serverless
6 1 (1.32%) Apigee
6 1 (1.32%) Azure Service Bus
6 1 (1.32%) Azure Service Fabric
6 1 (1.32%) GCP
6 1 (1.32%) GitHub
6 1 (1.32%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) HTTP
1 4 (5.26%) VoIP
2 2 (2.63%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (2.63%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.63%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.32%) MySQL
3 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 41 (53.95%) JMeter
2 40 (52.63%) Selenium
3 29 (38.16%) Git (software)
4 25 (32.89%) Newman
4 25 (32.89%) REST Assured
5 12 (15.79%) SpecFlow
6 11 (14.47%) JUnit
7 10 (13.16%) GitLab
8 8 (10.53%) Cucumber
9 6 (7.89%) SoapUI
10 4 (5.26%) Appium
10 4 (5.26%) Jenkins
11 2 (2.63%) Gatling
11 2 (2.63%) JIRA
11 2 (2.63%) Katalon Studio
11 2 (2.63%) WebDriver
12 1 (1.32%) Cypress.io
12 1 (1.32%) PHPUnit
12 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (1.32%) Toad
General
1 7 (9.21%) Finance
2 6 (7.89%) Social Skills
3 4 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.63%) Law
4 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.32%) Games
5 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (44.74%) Analyst
1 34 (44.74%) Test Analyst
2 30 (39.47%) Automation Test Analyst
3 15 (19.74%) Test Engineer
4 11 (14.47%) Software Engineer
5 8 (10.53%) Java Engineer
5 8 (10.53%) Java Software Engineer
6 7 (9.21%) QA Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) Senior Test Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) Tester
8 4 (5.26%) Azure Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Selenium Tester
8 4 (5.26%) Software Tester
8 4 (5.26%) Systems Tester
9 3 (3.95%) Automation Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Azure DevOps
9 3 (3.95%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (44.74%) RESTful
2 16 (21.05%) REST
3 10 (13.16%) Spring
3 10 (13.16%) Spring Boot
4 9 (11.84%) .NET
4 9 (11.84%) Swagger
5 7 (9.21%) .NET Framework
6 4 (5.26%) GraphQL
7 3 (3.95%) Gherkin
8 2 (2.63%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.63%) Node.js
8 2 (2.63%) Sass
8 2 (2.63%) Spring MVC
9 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (1.32%) JSON
9 1 (1.32%) LAPP Stack
9 1 (1.32%) Laravel
9 1 (1.32%) LEMP Stack
9 1 (1.32%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (1.32%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (2.63%) Handset
1 2 (2.63%) Legacy Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Smart Meter
2 1 (1.32%) Algorithms
2 1 (1.32%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.32%) Online Games
2 1 (1.32%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.26%) Android
1 4 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.95%) Linux
3 1 (1.32%) CentOS
3 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.32%) Unix
3 1 (1.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (69.74%) Test Automation
3 44 (57.89%) API Testing
4 29 (38.16%) Performance Testing
5 27 (35.53%) BDD
6 25 (32.89%) Integration Testing
7 24 (31.58%) DevOps
8 20 (26.32%) Software Testing
9 19 (25.00%) Microservices
10 13 (17.11%) Software Engineering
11 12 (15.79%) OO
12 11 (14.47%) Manual Testing
12 11 (14.47%) OOP
12 11 (14.47%) QA Automation
13 9 (11.84%) Mentoring
13 9 (11.84%) Regression Testing
14 7 (9.21%) Cross-Browser Testing
15 6 (7.89%) Functional Testing
16 5 (6.58%) Load Testing
16 5 (6.58%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 45 (59.21%) Java
2 20 (26.32%) C#
3 10 (13.16%) Java 8
4 6 (7.89%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.89%) SQL
5 2 (2.63%) Apple Swift
5 2 (2.63%) Objective-C
5 2 (2.63%) PHP
6 1 (1.32%) C++
Qualifications
1 25 (32.89%) SC Cleared
1 25 (32.89%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.58%) ISTQB
3 4 (5.26%) Degree
3 4 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (3.95%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (67.11%) QA
2 2 (2.63%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.63%) PSD2
System Software
1 11 (14.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (13.16%) Terraform
2 2 (2.63%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (6.58%) Oracle
2 4 (5.26%) BroadSoft
2 4 (5.26%) Cisco
3 2 (2.63%) CyberSource
3 2 (2.63%) PayPal
4 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.32%) SAP
4 1 (1.32%) webMethods