Period
to 21 September 2021

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 21 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Postman
England > South East
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 333 243 399
Rank change year-on-year -90 +156 +63
Permanent jobs citing Postman 116 46 120
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.67% 0.56% 0.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.85% 2.68% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 107 42 88
10th Percentile £33,450 £32,625 £32,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,563 £36,719
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
75th Percentile £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £63,625 "
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -5.26%

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 4,074 1,716 5,389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 23.37% 20.81% 20.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2,750 1,498 4,578
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
25th Percentile £41,313 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 21 September 2021.

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 21 September 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
Thames Valley -60 60 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Berkshire -30 49 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Hampshire -106 26 £40,000 -17.53% 3
Surrey -62 16 £42,500 -22.73% 3
Buckinghamshire -58 10 £46,250 -2.63% 1
West Sussex -9 9 £42,500 +17.24% 1
East Sussex - 2 - - 1
Kent - 2 £47,500 - 1
Oxfordshire -31 1 £45,000 -25.00% 2
Postman
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 South East region with a requirement for Postman.

1 94 (81.03%) Test Automation
2 79 (68.10%) Selenium
3 75 (64.66%) QA
4 54 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (40.52%) DevOps
6 40 (34.48%) API Testing
6 40 (34.48%) C#
7 39 (33.62%) Test Scripting
8 38 (32.76%) JIRA
9 35 (30.17%) BDD
10 33 (28.45%) Continuous Integration
11 32 (27.59%) Software Testing
12 31 (26.72%) SpecFlow
13 29 (25.00%) Manual Testing
14 28 (24.14%) Scenario Testing
14 28 (24.14%) Social Skills
15 26 (22.41%) JavaScript
15 26 (22.41%) Fintech
15 26 (22.41%) Microservices
16 25 (21.55%) Java
17 24 (20.69%) TDD
17 24 (20.69%) Exploratory Testing
18 23 (19.83%) Regression Testing
19 22 (18.97%) SQL
20 20 (17.24%) Test Strategy
21 19 (16.38%) SoapUI
22 18 (15.52%) Continuous Delivery
22 18 (15.52%) WebdriverIO
23 17 (14.66%) Cucumber
23 17 (14.66%) Performance Testing

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 10 (8.62%) Confluence
2 1 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.86%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.07%) Azure
2 13 (11.21%) SaaS
3 7 (6.03%) AWS
4 5 (4.31%) Amazon S3
5 4 (3.45%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (3.45%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (3.45%) GitHub
5 4 (3.45%) Serverless
6 3 (2.59%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.72%) BrowserStack
8 1 (0.86%) AWS CodePipeline
8 1 (0.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.86%) BlazeMeter
8 1 (0.86%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.45%) HTTP
1 4 (3.45%) VoIP
2 3 (2.59%) SSH
3 1 (0.86%) Internet
3 1 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.86%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.86%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.31%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.72%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.86%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.86%) Power BI
3 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 79 (68.10%) Selenium
2 38 (32.76%) JIRA
3 31 (26.72%) SpecFlow
4 19 (16.38%) SoapUI
5 17 (14.66%) Cucumber
6 15 (12.93%) JMeter
6 15 (12.93%) WebDriver
7 14 (12.07%) Jenkins
8 12 (10.34%) Cypress.io
9 8 (6.90%) Git (software)
10 7 (6.03%) TestRail
11 6 (5.17%) Katalon Studio
11 6 (5.17%) TestComplete
12 5 (4.31%) Appium
12 5 (4.31%) Bitbucket
12 5 (4.31%) IntelliJ
12 5 (4.31%) Serenity BDD
12 5 (4.31%) TeamCity
12 5 (4.31%) Tricentis qTest
13 4 (3.45%) TestCafe
General
1 28 (24.14%) Social Skills
2 16 (13.79%) Finance
3 14 (12.07%) Automotive
4 8 (6.90%) Telecoms
5 6 (5.17%) Retail
6 5 (4.31%) Retail Banking
7 4 (3.45%) Electronics
7 4 (3.45%) Manufacturing
7 4 (3.45%) Marketing
7 4 (3.45%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.86%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.86%) Banking
8 1 (0.86%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 40 (34.48%) Test Engineer
2 34 (29.31%) QA Engineer
3 28 (24.14%) Tester
4 24 (20.69%) QA Automation Engineer
4 24 (20.69%) Test Automation Engineer
5 18 (15.52%) Automation Engineer
6 13 (11.21%) Analyst
7 11 (9.48%) Software Tester
7 11 (9.48%) Test Analyst
8 8 (6.90%) QA Tester
8 8 (6.90%) Selenium Tester
8 8 (6.90%) Systems Tester
9 7 (6.03%) Automation Tester
10 6 (5.17%) Automation Test Lead
10 6 (5.17%) QA Leader
10 6 (5.17%) QA Test Engineer
11 5 (4.31%) Quality Engineer
11 5 (4.31%) Selenium Test Analyst
12 4 (3.45%) Automation Test Analyst
12 4 (3.45%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (15.52%) WebdriverIO
2 9 (7.76%) .NET
2 9 (7.76%) Swagger
3 8 (6.90%) REST
4 7 (6.03%) Gherkin
4 7 (6.03%) RESTful
5 6 (5.17%) Middleware
5 6 (5.17%) SOAP
6 5 (4.31%) Web Services
7 4 (3.45%) CSS
8 3 (2.59%) .NET Core
8 3 (2.59%) gRPC
8 3 (2.59%) Jest
8 3 (2.59%) JSON
8 3 (2.59%) XML
9 2 (1.72%) AngularJS
9 2 (1.72%) HTML
10 1 (0.86%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.86%) Spring
10 1 (0.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.31%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (3.45%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (1.72%) Algorithms
3 2 (1.72%) Data Structures
3 2 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (1.72%) User Experience
4 1 (0.86%) Graphic Design
4 1 (0.86%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (0.86%) Raspberry Pi
4 1 (0.86%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.76%) Linux
2 7 (6.03%) Windows
3 3 (2.59%) Android
3 3 (2.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (81.03%) Test Automation
2 54 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (40.52%) DevOps
4 40 (34.48%) API Testing
5 39 (33.62%) Test Scripting
6 35 (30.17%) BDD
7 33 (28.45%) Continuous Integration
8 32 (27.59%) Software Testing
9 29 (25.00%) Manual Testing
10 28 (24.14%) Scenario Testing
11 26 (22.41%) Fintech
11 26 (22.41%) Microservices
12 24 (20.69%) Exploratory Testing
12 24 (20.69%) TDD
13 23 (19.83%) Regression Testing
14 20 (17.24%) Test Strategy
15 18 (15.52%) Continuous Delivery
16 17 (14.66%) Performance Testing
17 16 (13.79%) Scrum
17 16 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (34.48%) C#
2 26 (22.41%) JavaScript
3 25 (21.55%) Java
4 22 (18.97%) SQL
5 7 (6.03%) Python
6 6 (5.17%) PHP
6 6 (5.17%) Ruby
7 4 (3.45%) C++
8 3 (2.59%) Perl
9 2 (1.72%) C
9 2 (1.72%) Java 8
9 2 (1.72%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.86%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.86%) Kotlin
10 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.86%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (10.34%) ISTQB
2 9 (7.76%) Degree
3 7 (6.03%) ISEB
4 5 (4.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (3.45%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (64.66%) QA
2 2 (1.72%) Accessibility
System Software
1 3 (2.59%) Docker
2 1 (0.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (3.45%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (5.17%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.31%) Oracle
3 4 (3.45%) BroadSoft
3 4 (3.45%) Cisco
3 4 (3.45%) SAP
4 2 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.86%) Apple
5 1 (0.86%) HP
5 1 (0.86%) Splunk