Period
to 18 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 18 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Postman
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 316 247 351
Rank change year-on-year -69 +104 +86
Permanent jobs citing Postman 128 82 135
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.72% 0.83% 0.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.56% 4.03% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 118 74 94
10th Percentile £31,250 £38,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £36,750 £42,500 £40,313
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,375 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.25% +11.11% -
75th Percentile £53,750 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £70,000 -
England median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% +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 South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 3,595 2,035 4,654
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.28% 20.71% 20.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2,426 1,767 3,897
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Postman
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Postman in the South East

Postman
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Postman in the South East

Postman
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Postman in the South East over the 6 months to 18 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Postman in the South East

Postman
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Postman within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 January 2022. 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
Hampshire -33 48 £43,750 +9.38% 4
Thames Valley -81 44 £42,750 -14.50% 5
Berkshire -60 18 £50,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 18 £42,500 - 2
Surrey -57 17 £47,500 -13.64% 3
Kent - 12 £38,500 - 1
Oxfordshire -29 8 £32,500 -40.91% 1
West Sussex -9 4 - - 1
Home Counties - 2 £90,000 -
East Sussex -30 1 £52,500 +32.91%
Postman
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, 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 South East region with a requirement for Postman.

1 96 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 77 (60.16%) Selenium
3 70 (54.69%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (50.78%) QA
5 52 (40.63%) Java
6 46 (35.94%) JavaScript
7 43 (33.59%) SQL
8 41 (32.03%) JIRA
8 41 (32.03%) API Testing
9 38 (29.69%) Software Testing
10 36 (28.13%) DevOps
11 33 (25.78%) Social Skills
12 31 (24.22%) SpecFlow
13 30 (23.44%) C#
13 30 (23.44%) Python
14 29 (22.66%) Microsoft
14 29 (22.66%) BDD
15 27 (21.09%) SoapUI
16 26 (20.31%) JMeter
17 25 (19.53%) Performance Testing
18 24 (18.75%) Manual Testing
18 24 (18.75%) RESTful
19 23 (17.97%) Continuous Integration
20 22 (17.19%) Test Scripting
20 22 (17.19%) User Stories
21 21 (16.41%) Degree
21 21 (16.41%) WebDriver
21 21 (16.41%) Computer Science
22 20 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
22 20 (15.63%) Cypress.io

Postman
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (6.25%) Confluence
2 7 (5.47%) CMS
2 7 (5.47%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.47%) Umbraco
2 7 (5.47%) WordPress
3 1 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 15 (11.72%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.69%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (14.84%) Azure
2 11 (8.59%) Microsoft 365
3 9 (7.03%) AWS
4 8 (6.25%) Power Platform
5 7 (5.47%) Power Automate
6 5 (3.91%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (3.13%) SaaS
8 3 (2.34%) GitHub
9 2 (1.56%) Adobe Analytics
9 2 (1.56%) BrowserStack
9 2 (1.56%) GCP
9 2 (1.56%) Nutanix
10 1 (0.78%) Azure Pipelines
10 1 (0.78%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.59%) FTP
1 11 (8.59%) SSH
2 5 (3.91%) HTTP
2 5 (3.91%) Internet
2 5 (3.91%) VoIP
3 2 (1.56%) DLNA
3 2 (1.56%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.25%) Power BI
2 2 (1.56%) MySQL
3 1 (0.78%) Big Data
3 1 (0.78%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.78%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 77 (60.16%) Selenium
2 41 (32.03%) JIRA
3 31 (24.22%) SpecFlow
4 27 (21.09%) SoapUI
5 26 (20.31%) JMeter
6 21 (16.41%) WebDriver
7 20 (15.63%) Cypress.io
8 17 (13.28%) Cucumber
9 15 (11.72%) Jenkins
10 13 (10.16%) Appium
11 11 (8.59%) TestComplete
12 10 (7.81%) LoadRunner
13 9 (7.03%) Serenity BDD
13 9 (7.03%) TeamCity
14 8 (6.25%) JUnit
15 6 (4.69%) Git (software)
15 6 (4.69%) REST Assured
15 6 (4.69%) TestCafe
15 6 (4.69%) Tricentis qTest
16 5 (3.91%) Katalon Studio
General
1 33 (25.78%) Social Skills
2 11 (8.59%) Finance
3 7 (5.47%) Influencing Skills
3 7 (5.47%) Organisational Skills
4 6 (4.69%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.91%) Automotive
5 5 (3.91%) Banking
5 5 (3.91%) Retail
5 5 (3.91%) Retail Banking
6 4 (3.13%) Documentation Skills
7 2 (1.56%) Law
7 2 (1.56%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.78%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.78%) Electronics
8 1 (0.78%) Marketing
8 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.78%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 37 (28.91%) Test Engineer
2 34 (26.56%) Analyst
3 26 (20.31%) QA Engineer
4 22 (17.19%) Tester
5 21 (16.41%) Test Automation Engineer
6 16 (12.50%) Test Analyst
7 13 (10.16%) QA Analyst
8 12 (9.38%) QA Automation Engineer
8 12 (9.38%) QA Test Engineer
9 11 (8.59%) Analyst Programmer
9 11 (8.59%) Programmer
9 11 (8.59%) RPG Analyst Programmer
9 11 (8.59%) RPG Programmer
10 10 (7.81%) QA Leader
11 9 (7.03%) Software Tester
12 7 (5.47%) Automation Engineer
12 7 (5.47%) Automation Tester
12 7 (5.47%) QA Test Analyst
13 6 (4.69%) IT Support
13 6 (4.69%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (18.75%) RESTful
2 19 (14.84%) CSS
2 19 (14.84%) HTML
3 16 (12.50%) JSON
4 15 (11.72%) SOAP
5 13 (10.16%) Swagger
6 12 (9.38%) .NET
6 12 (9.38%) HTML5
6 12 (9.38%) jQuery
7 11 (8.59%) EDIFACT
7 11 (8.59%) XML
8 10 (7.81%) REST
9 7 (5.47%) Android SDK
9 7 (5.47%) iOS SDK
9 7 (5.47%) React
10 5 (3.91%) Web Services
11 4 (3.13%) WebdriverIO
12 3 (2.34%) gRPC
12 3 (2.34%) Middleware
13 2 (1.56%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.72%) Mobile App
2 11 (8.59%) iSeries
2 11 (8.59%) Legacy Systems
3 10 (7.81%) User Experience
4 7 (5.47%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (5.47%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.91%) Mobile Banking
5 5 (3.91%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (3.13%) Virtual Team
7 3 (2.34%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.34%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.34%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.56%) iPad
9 1 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.78%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.94%) Linux
2 9 (7.03%) Windows
3 7 (5.47%) Android
3 7 (5.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 70 (54.69%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (32.03%) API Testing
4 38 (29.69%) Software Testing
5 36 (28.13%) DevOps
6 29 (22.66%) BDD
7 25 (19.53%) Performance Testing
8 24 (18.75%) Manual Testing
9 23 (17.97%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (17.19%) Test Scripting
10 22 (17.19%) User Stories
11 21 (16.41%) Computer Science
12 20 (15.63%) TDD
12 20 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
13 19 (14.84%) Mentoring
14 18 (14.06%) Regression Testing
15 17 (13.28%) Scenario Testing
16 14 (10.94%) Analytics
16 14 (10.94%) Waterfall
17 12 (9.38%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 52 (40.63%) Java
2 46 (35.94%) JavaScript
3 43 (33.59%) SQL
4 30 (23.44%) C#
4 30 (23.44%) Python
5 17 (13.28%) PHP
6 15 (11.72%) Ruby
7 12 (9.38%) C
8 11 (8.59%) Bash
8 11 (8.59%) RPG
8 11 (8.59%) RPG IV
8 11 (8.59%) RPG/400
9 8 (6.25%) PowerShell
10 6 (4.69%) Java 8
10 6 (4.69%) Kotlin
10 6 (4.69%) Perl
11 4 (3.13%) Groovy
12 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 21 (16.41%) Degree
2 16 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 16 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 9 (7.03%) ISEB
3 9 (7.03%) Master's Degree
4 6 (4.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (50.78%) QA
2 7 (5.47%) GDPR
2 7 (5.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.56%) Accessibility
System Software
1 5 (3.91%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.56%) Docker
2 2 (1.56%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (4.69%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (3.91%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.56%) Grafana
3 2 (1.56%) Kibana
3 2 (1.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 29 (22.66%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.59%) IBM
2 11 (8.59%) Zend
3 6 (4.69%) Oracle
4 5 (3.91%) Apple
4 5 (3.91%) BroadSoft
4 5 (3.91%) Cisco
4 5 (3.91%) LexisNexis
5 4 (3.13%) CA Agile Central
5 4 (3.13%) Cognizant
6 2 (1.56%) Adobe
6 2 (1.56%) Google
6 2 (1.56%) HP
6 2 (1.56%) New Relic
6 2 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.56%) VMware
7 1 (0.78%) SAP