API Management
UK

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for API Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited API Management over the 6 months to 29 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
29 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 597 679 672
Rank change year-on-year +82 -7 -45
Permanent jobs citing API Management 235 365 575
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.33% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.34% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 170 269 343
10th Percentile £50,980 £38,999 £53,750
25th Percentile £56,250 £51,250 £61,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
Median % change year-on-year - -3.23% +26.02%
75th Percentile £92,500 £100,000 £87,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £117,236 £105,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% -13.33% +50.00%

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK

API Management 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 71,793 106,937 134,876
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 88.37% 95.56% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 53,117 64,503 82,152
10th Percentile £29,445 £34,500 £33,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £45,750 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £78,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £96,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +6.80% +8.42%

API Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing API Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for API Management in the UK

API Management
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing API Management.

Salary trend for API Management in the UK

API Management
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing API Management over the 6 months to 29 February 2024.

Salary histogram for API Management in the UK

API Management
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing API Management within the UK over the 6 months to 29 February 2024. 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
Jobs
England +116 206 £73,500 -2.00% 62
London +155 93 £82,500 -2.94% 28
UK excluding London +23 93 £62,500 -3.85% 32
Work from Home -4 77 £75,000 +9.09% 26
North of England +50 32 £57,500 -24.59% 9
South East +56 26 £62,500 -3.85% 8
North West +56 25 £57,500 -23.33% 6
East of England +32 12 £35,000 -6.67% 1
South West +6 9 £70,576 +66.68% 2
Yorkshire +44 7 £57,500 -14.81% 3
Midlands +37 7 £90,000 +56.52% 10
West Midlands +55 4 £90,000 +56.52% 10
Wales +11 4 £52,101 -38.70%
East Midlands +4 3 £73,500 -29.33%
Scotland -37 3 £100,000 -1.72% 1

API Management
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (7.66%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.40%) CMS
3 5 (2.13%) NServiceBus
4 3 (1.28%) Drupal
5 2 (0.85%) Anypoint
5 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Exchange
6 1 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.43%) Confluence
6 1 (0.43%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (2.98%) NetSuite
2 6 (2.55%) SAP S/4HANA
3 5 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.70%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 181 (77.02%) Azure
2 112 (47.66%) Azure DevOps
3 103 (43.83%) Azure Service Bus
4 91 (38.72%) Serverless
5 85 (36.17%) Azure API Management
6 77 (32.77%) Azure Logic Apps
7 52 (22.13%) PaaS
8 48 (20.43%) Azure Functions
9 39 (16.60%) IaaS
10 38 (16.17%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 37 (15.74%) Azure Monitor
12 36 (15.32%) AWS
13 33 (14.04%) Power Platform
14 30 (12.77%) Dynamics 365
15 24 (10.21%) Azure Data Factory
16 22 (9.36%) Entra ID
17 21 (8.94%) Azure AKS
18 17 (7.23%) IBM Cloud
19 16 (6.81%) SaaS
20 12 (5.11%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 21 (8.94%) Firewall
2 12 (5.11%) VPN
3 10 (4.26%) HTTP
4 8 (3.40%) IPv4
5 7 (2.98%) Network Security
6 3 (1.28%) DNS
6 3 (1.28%) NetScaler
7 2 (0.85%) BGP
7 2 (0.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (20.43%) SQL Server
2 32 (13.62%) NoSQL
3 28 (11.91%) PostgreSQL
4 23 (9.79%) MongoDB
5 22 (9.36%) Relational Database
6 17 (7.23%) DB2
7 13 (5.53%) Azure SQL Database
8 11 (4.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (3.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (3.40%) Redis
11 6 (2.55%) MySQL
12 5 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (2.13%) EDRMS
12 5 (2.13%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.70%) Data Lake
14 3 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (1.28%) GIS
14 3 (1.28%) Power BI
15 2 (0.85%) Oracle Database
15 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (11.49%) Git
2 24 (10.21%) Postman
3 18 (7.66%) Jenkins
4 16 (6.81%) GitLab
5 14 (5.96%) Octopus Deploy
5 14 (5.96%) TeamCity
6 6 (2.55%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (1.28%) Gatling
7 3 (1.28%) JUnit
7 3 (1.28%) LoadRunner
7 3 (1.28%) SonarQube
8 2 (0.85%) Artifactory
8 2 (0.85%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.85%) Gradle
8 2 (0.85%) JIRA
8 2 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.85%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.43%) Bitbucket
General
1 78 (33.19%) Social Skills
2 41 (17.45%) Finance
3 28 (11.91%) Public Sector
4 26 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (10.64%) Presentation Skills
6 22 (9.36%) Retail
7 19 (8.09%) Banking
8 12 (5.11%) Back Office
9 11 (4.68%) Local Government
10 9 (3.83%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 6 (2.55%) Marketing
11 6 (2.55%) Publishing
12 5 (2.13%) Law
12 5 (2.13%) Legal
12 5 (2.13%) Manufacturing
13 4 (1.70%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (1.70%) Police
13 4 (1.70%) Welsh Language
14 2 (0.85%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.85%) Aviation
Job Titles
1 95 (40.43%) Developer
2 49 (20.85%) Architect
3 42 (17.87%) Lead
4 38 (16.17%) Azure Developer
5 36 (15.32%) Senior
6 22 (9.36%) Integration Developer
7 20 (8.51%) Full Stack Developer
7 20 (8.51%) Senior Developer
8 19 (8.09%) Azure Engineer
8 19 (8.09%) C# Developer
8 19 (8.09%) DevOps Engineer
8 19 (8.09%) Solutions Architect
9 15 (6.38%) Dynamics 365 Developer
9 15 (6.38%) Power Platform Developer
10 13 (5.53%) Senior Integration Developer
11 12 (5.11%) Analyst
11 12 (5.11%) Cloud Architect
12 11 (4.68%) Azure Architect
13 10 (4.26%) .NET Developer
14 9 (3.83%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (37.45%) .NET
2 49 (20.85%) REST
3 35 (14.89%) React
4 30 (12.77%) JSON
5 27 (11.49%) AngularJS
5 27 (11.49%) Node.js
5 27 (11.49%) Web Services
6 25 (10.64%) OpenAPI
6 25 (10.64%) SOAP
6 25 (10.64%) Swagger
7 24 (10.21%) RESTful
8 20 (8.51%) jQuery
9 19 (8.09%) CSS
9 19 (8.09%) HTML
9 19 (8.09%) XML
10 17 (7.23%) ASP.NET
10 17 (7.23%) Backbone.js
10 17 (7.23%) Ember.js
10 17 (7.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 17 (7.23%) Vue
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.77%) Cloud Native
2 25 (10.64%) Hybrid Cloud
3 20 (8.51%) Algorithms
3 20 (8.51%) Legacy Systems
4 18 (7.66%) Data Structures
5 17 (7.23%) Blockchain
5 17 (7.23%) Mobile App
6 11 (4.68%) Product Ownership
6 11 (4.68%) Self-Motivation
7 10 (4.26%) Data Centre
8 8 (3.40%) Distributed Architecture
9 7 (2.98%) Blog
9 7 (2.98%) Public Cloud
10 6 (2.55%) Housing Association
10 6 (2.55%) NHS
11 5 (2.13%) Clustering
11 5 (2.13%) Distributed Systems
12 4 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (1.28%) DataPower
13 3 (1.28%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 44 (18.72%) Windows
2 29 (12.34%) Linux
3 20 (8.51%) Android
3 20 (8.51%) Apple iOS
4 14 (5.96%) VMS
5 5 (2.13%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (61.28%) DevOps
2 100 (42.55%) Agile
3 86 (36.60%) CI/CD
4 64 (27.23%) Software Engineering
5 60 (25.53%) SOLID
6 49 (20.85%) OO
7 44 (18.72%) Problem-Solving
7 44 (18.72%) TDD
8 37 (15.74%) Scrum
9 35 (14.89%) Design Patterns
10 34 (14.47%) Roadmaps
11 32 (13.62%) Microservices
11 32 (13.62%) Test Automation
12 30 (12.77%) Artificial Intelligence
13 29 (12.34%) Containerisation
14 27 (11.49%) Identity Access Management
15 26 (11.06%) Continuous Integration
16 23 (9.79%) Technical Leadership
17 22 (9.36%) ERP
18 21 (8.94%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 106 (45.11%) C#
2 100 (42.55%) SQL
3 67 (28.51%) JavaScript
4 57 (24.26%) Java
5 49 (20.85%) Python
6 46 (19.57%) PowerShell
7 30 (12.77%) Bash
8 24 (10.21%) Bicep
9 19 (8.09%) TypeScript
10 18 (7.66%) Go
11 10 (4.26%) Ruby
12 8 (3.40%) Kusto Query Language
13 6 (2.55%) Groovy
13 6 (2.55%) Scala
14 5 (2.13%) PHP
14 5 (2.13%) T-SQL
15 4 (1.70%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.43%) ABAP
16 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (12.77%) Degree
2 19 (8.09%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.26%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.83%) Azure Certification
5 8 (3.40%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.43%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.43%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.43%) PMP
8 1 (0.43%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.40%) ISO 9000
1 8 (3.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (3.40%) PCI DSS
2 6 (2.55%) HL7
3 4 (1.70%) QA
4 3 (1.28%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.28%) SLA
5 2 (0.85%) Accessibility
System Software
1 38 (16.17%) Active Directory
2 30 (12.77%) Docker
3 16 (6.81%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.85%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.43%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 57 (24.26%) Kubernetes
2 40 (17.02%) Terraform
3 6 (2.55%) Istio
4 5 (2.13%) Failover Clustering
4 5 (2.13%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (1.70%) Ansible
6 2 (0.85%) Grafana
6 2 (0.85%) Kibana
6 2 (0.85%) Nagios
6 2 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.85%) Progress Chef
6 2 (0.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 107 (45.53%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.79%) IBM
3 17 (7.23%) Red Hat
4 12 (5.11%) MuleSoft
5 9 (3.83%) Okta
6 8 (3.40%) Oracle
7 6 (2.55%) SAP
7 6 (2.55%) WSO2
8 4 (1.70%) Databricks
8 4 (1.70%) Google
8 4 (1.70%) Salesforce
9 3 (1.28%) Apple
9 3 (1.28%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.28%) Citrix
9 3 (1.28%) Dynatrace
9 3 (1.28%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.85%) McAfee
10 2 (0.85%) SolarWinds
10 2 (0.85%) Symantec
10 2 (0.85%) VMware