Period
to 14 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for API Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited API Testing over the 6 months to 14 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

API Testing
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 61 97 93
Rank change year-on-year +36 -4 -
Permanent jobs citing API Testing 12 5 11
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.91% 0.43% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 0.46% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 11
Median annual salary £27,500 £38,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.63% +16.92% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £34,200 £31,250
90th Percentile £43,750 £44,400 £37,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +13.33%

API Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 589 1,085 1,237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 93.79% 92.34% 91.90%
Number of salaries quoted 501 909 1,034
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £28,000 £24,950 £24,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.41% - -

API Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing API Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for API Testing in South Yorkshire

API Testing
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing API Testing in South Yorkshire.

Salary trend for API Testing in South Yorkshire

API Testing
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing API Testing in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

Salary histogram for API Testing in South Yorkshire

API Testing
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing API Testing within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 14 July 2020. 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
Sheffield +38 12 £27,500 -27.63% 1
API Testing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, IT jobs citing API Testing 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for API Testing.

1 11 (91.67%) Exploratory Testing
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 8 (66.67%) Postman
4 6 (50.00%) Linux
4 6 (50.00%) Finance
4 6 (50.00%) AWS
4 6 (50.00%) Selenium
4 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
5 4 (33.33%) WebDriver
5 4 (33.33%) Confluence
5 4 (33.33%) BDD
5 4 (33.33%) Behat
5 4 (33.33%) Gherkin
5 4 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 4 (33.33%) JIRA
5 4 (33.33%) Serverless
5 4 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (33.33%) Terraform
6 3 (25.00%) Scrum
6 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
7 2 (16.67%) PHP
7 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
8 1 (8.33%) Cross-Browser Testing
8 1 (8.33%) Kanban
8 1 (8.33%) Android
8 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
8 1 (8.33%) SDLC

API Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 4 (33.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) AWS
2 4 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (33.33%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Postman
2 6 (50.00%) Selenium
3 4 (33.33%) JIRA
3 4 (33.33%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Test Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Manual Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Test Leader
2 2 (16.67%) Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Web Applications Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Behat
1 4 (33.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Exploratory Testing
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 4 (33.33%) BDD
3 4 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Cross-Browser Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Kanban
6 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) SDLC
6 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) PHP
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Terraform