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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Postman
UK
6 months to
27 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 357 373 498
Rank change year-on-year +16 +125 +107
Permanent jobs citing Postman 1,741 848 401
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.98% 0.81% 0.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.33% 3.91% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 870 584 339
10th Percentile £36,750 £33,750 £32,300
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% +5.26% -
75th Percentile £75,000 £63,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

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 with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 40,196 21,706 15,600
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.70% 20.63% 19.68%
Number of salaries quoted 16,004 14,559 12,535
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £33,750
25th Percentile £47,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% - +7.84%
75th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Postman
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Postman in the UK

Postman
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Postman in the UK

Postman
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Postman over the 6 months to 27 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Postman in the UK

Postman
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Postman within the UK over the 6 months to 27 June 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
Jobs
England +17 1,333 £60,000 +20.00% 114
London +14 911 £67,500 +12.50% 51
Work from Home +86 806 £57,500 +21.05% 61
UK excluding London -47 577 £47,500 +5.56% 68
North of England -42 169 £49,000 +8.89% 27
Scotland -4 132 £55,000 +18.92% 3
Yorkshire -23 104 £49,500 +4.21% 11
South East -91 95 £45,000 - 12
Midlands -52 62 £46,500 -2.11% 8
North West -54 59 £45,000 +20.00% 13
South West -12 56 £47,500 +11.76% 10
East Midlands -26 38 £46,500 -28.46% 2
East of England -59 31 £50,000 -20.00% 6
West Midlands -45 24 £45,750 +7.65% 6
Northern Ireland -19 22 £31,000 +12.73%
Wales -28 14 £47,500 +5.56% 2
North East -26 7 £45,000 -2.04% 3

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 with a requirement for Postman.

1 1,206 (69.27%) Test Automation
2 1,102 (63.30%) Agile
3 1,022 (58.70%) QA
4 882 (50.66%) Selenium
5 785 (45.09%) API Testing
6 727 (41.76%) Java
7 694 (39.86%) JavaScript
8 560 (32.17%) CI/CD
9 552 (31.71%) C#
10 539 (30.96%) Git (software)
11 491 (28.20%) BDD
12 487 (27.97%) Azure
13 469 (26.94%) Cypress.io
14 464 (26.65%) Jenkins
15 462 (26.54%) REST
16 461 (26.48%) Finance
17 457 (26.25%) DevOps
18 450 (25.85%) SQL
19 434 (24.93%) Cucumber
20 433 (24.87%) Software Testing
21 411 (23.61%) JIRA
22 364 (20.91%) AWS
23 361 (20.74%) Social Skills
24 359 (20.62%) SDLC
25 355 (20.39%) Scrum
26 348 (19.99%) Microservices
27 332 (19.07%) Python
28 327 (18.78%) JMeter
29 320 (18.38%) Docker
30 319 (18.32%) Software Engineering

Postman
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 157 (9.02%) Confluence
2 23 (1.32%) CMS
3 22 (1.26%) SharePoint
4 20 (1.15%) Apache Spark
5 14 (0.80%) Tomcat
6 10 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
6 10 (0.57%) WordPress
7 7 (0.40%) Jupyter
7 7 (0.40%) nginx
8 6 (0.34%) Umbraco
9 5 (0.29%) CICS
9 5 (0.29%) Drupal
10 4 (0.23%) Camunda
11 3 (0.17%) IIS
11 3 (0.17%) Liferay
11 3 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.11%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.057%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.057%) IBM Domino
13 1 (0.057%) Mule
Applications
1 11 (0.63%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.34%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.057%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.057%) Notepad++
6 1 (0.057%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 20 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.52%) Shopify
3 6 (0.34%) Magento
3 6 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.23%) SAP Hybris
4 4 (0.23%) SAP S/4HANA
5 3 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.057%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.057%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.057%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.057%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 487 (27.97%) Azure
2 364 (20.91%) AWS
3 190 (10.91%) Azure DevOps
4 149 (8.56%) GCP
4 149 (8.56%) GitHub
5 146 (8.39%) SaaS
6 138 (7.93%) BrowserStack
7 127 (7.29%) Sauce Labs
8 94 (5.40%) Serverless
9 50 (2.87%) Slack
10 46 (2.64%) Amazon SQS
10 46 (2.64%) Azure Service Bus
11 35 (2.01%) Dynamics 365
12 26 (1.49%) Amazon S3
13 23 (1.32%) AWS Lambda
13 23 (1.32%) Azure Functions
14 22 (1.26%) BlazeMeter
15 21 (1.21%) npm
16 20 (1.15%) AWS CloudFormation
16 20 (1.15%) GitHub Actions
Communications & Networking
1 46 (2.64%) Broadband
2 42 (2.41%) HTTP
3 28 (1.61%) MQTT
4 19 (1.09%) Internet
5 8 (0.46%) Wireshark
6 4 (0.23%) 5G
6 4 (0.23%) DNS
6 4 (0.23%) Firewall
6 4 (0.23%) FTP
6 4 (0.23%) SSH
6 4 (0.23%) SSL
7 3 (0.17%) LAN
7 3 (0.17%) SNMP
7 3 (0.17%) VLAN
7 3 (0.17%) WAN
7 3 (0.17%) Wireless
8 2 (0.11%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.11%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.057%) SMS
9 1 (0.057%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (9.42%) PostgreSQL
2 115 (6.61%) NoSQL
3 95 (5.46%) SQL Server
4 93 (5.34%) Relational Database
5 83 (4.77%) MySQL
6 72 (4.14%) MongoDB
6 72 (4.14%) Redis
7 66 (3.79%) DynamoDB
8 60 (3.45%) Amazon Aurora
9 43 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
10 33 (1.90%) RDBMS
11 30 (1.72%) Couchbase
12 29 (1.67%) Hadoop
13 21 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
14 16 (0.92%) Oracle Database
15 15 (0.86%) Neo4j
16 14 (0.80%) Big Data
17 11 (0.63%) Power BI
18 7 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
18 7 (0.40%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 882 (50.66%) Selenium
2 539 (30.96%) Git (software)
3 469 (26.94%) Cypress.io
4 464 (26.65%) Jenkins
5 434 (24.93%) Cucumber
6 411 (23.61%) JIRA
7 327 (18.78%) JMeter
8 303 (17.40%) SpecFlow
9 239 (13.73%) SoapUI
10 176 (10.11%) REST Assured
11 175 (10.05%) Appium
12 134 (7.70%) Newman
13 119 (6.84%) Team Foundation Server
14 118 (6.78%) TeamCity
15 115 (6.61%) WebDriver
16 113 (6.49%) NUnit
17 104 (5.97%) TestCafe
18 94 (5.40%) Protractor
19 82 (4.71%) GitLab
20 72 (4.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 461 (26.48%) Finance
2 361 (20.74%) Social Skills
3 160 (9.19%) Analytical Skills
4 126 (7.24%) Retail
5 98 (5.63%) Banking
6 84 (4.82%) Games
7 70 (4.02%) Organisational Skills
8 64 (3.68%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 55 (3.16%) Tech for Good
10 50 (2.87%) Manufacturing
11 49 (2.81%) Marketing
12 40 (2.30%) Public Sector
13 34 (1.95%) Local Government
14 31 (1.78%) Automotive
15 28 (1.61%) Presentation Skills
16 27 (1.55%) Billing
17 18 (1.03%) Police
18 12 (0.69%) Publishing
19 11 (0.63%) Financial Institution
20 10 (0.57%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 459 (26.36%) QA Engineer
2 307 (17.63%) Test Engineer
3 222 (12.75%) Developer
4 181 (10.40%) Analyst
5 171 (9.82%) Tester
6 165 (9.48%) Software Engineer
7 126 (7.24%) Test Analyst
8 117 (6.72%) Automation Tester
9 113 (6.49%) Senior QA Engineer
10 110 (6.32%) Software Test Engineer
11 101 (5.80%) Automation Engineer
12 91 (5.23%) QA Automation Engineer
12 91 (5.23%) Test Automation Engineer
13 83 (4.77%) Quality Engineer
14 68 (3.91%) Automation Test Analyst
15 62 (3.56%) Developer in Test
16 59 (3.39%) JavaScript Engineer
16 59 (3.39%) QA Analyst
16 59 (3.39%) Software Developer
17 57 (3.27%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 462 (26.54%) REST
2 258 (14.82%) .NET
3 256 (14.70%) React
4 213 (12.23%) RESTful
5 191 (10.97%) Node.js
5 191 (10.97%) Swagger
6 147 (8.44%) Kafka
7 135 (7.75%) SOAP
8 124 (7.12%) CSS
9 122 (7.01%) JSON
10 120 (6.89%) React Native
11 119 (6.84%) HTML
12 118 (6.78%) AngularJS
13 112 (6.43%) Gherkin
14 105 (6.03%) Web Services
15 102 (5.86%) RabbitMQ
16 95 (5.46%) XML
17 87 (5.00%) Jest
18 74 (4.25%) Spring
18 74 (4.25%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 258 (14.82%) Mobile App
2 121 (6.95%) User Experience
3 60 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
4 56 (3.22%) Self-Motivation
5 47 (2.70%) Cloud Native
6 38 (2.18%) Analytical Mindset
7 31 (1.78%) Algorithms
8 30 (1.72%) Mainframe
9 28 (1.61%) Data Structures
10 25 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
11 24 (1.38%) Social Media
12 21 (1.21%) Derivative
12 21 (1.21%) EPoS
12 21 (1.21%) Legacy Systems
13 19 (1.09%) PropTech
14 17 (0.98%) Blockchain
14 17 (0.98%) Data Protection Act
14 17 (0.98%) Management Information System
14 17 (0.98%) Mobile Banking
15 15 (0.86%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 140 (8.04%) Apple iOS
2 137 (7.87%) Android
3 63 (3.62%) Windows
4 54 (3.10%) Linux
5 24 (1.38%) Unix
6 5 (0.29%) Ubuntu
6 5 (0.29%) zOS
7 3 (0.17%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.11%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.057%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,206 (69.27%) Test Automation
2 1,102 (63.30%) Agile
3 785 (45.09%) API Testing
4 560 (32.17%) CI/CD
5 491 (28.20%) BDD
6 457 (26.25%) DevOps
7 433 (24.87%) Software Testing
8 359 (20.62%) SDLC
9 355 (20.39%) Scrum
10 348 (19.99%) Microservices
11 319 (18.32%) Software Engineering
12 299 (17.17%) Manual Testing
13 280 (16.08%) TDD
14 277 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
15 250 (14.36%) Problem-Solving
16 247 (14.19%) Test Strategy
17 224 (12.87%) Performance Testing
18 218 (12.52%) Non-Functional Testing
19 196 (11.26%) Fintech
20 177 (10.17%) Acceptance Criteria
Programming Languages
1 727 (41.76%) Java
2 694 (39.86%) JavaScript
3 552 (31.71%) C#
4 450 (25.85%) SQL
5 332 (19.07%) Python
6 235 (13.50%) TypeScript
7 89 (5.11%) Kotlin
8 62 (3.56%) Ruby
9 54 (3.10%) PowerShell
10 47 (2.70%) Bash
11 36 (2.07%) Go
12 32 (1.84%) ES6
13 29 (1.67%) PHP
14 27 (1.55%) C
15 21 (1.21%) Scala
16 20 (1.15%) Groovy
17 17 (0.98%) MATLAB
18 16 (0.92%) Apple Swift
18 16 (0.92%) T-SQL
19 15 (0.86%) ES7
Qualifications
1 142 (8.16%) Degree
2 133 (7.64%) ISTQB
3 85 (4.88%) Security Cleared
4 72 (4.14%) SC Cleared
5 67 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
6 59 (3.39%) ISEB
7 37 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 19 (1.09%) Numerate Degree
9 17 (0.98%) ISEB Practitioner
10 5 (0.29%) Master's Degree
11 4 (0.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 3 (0.17%) CFA
13 2 (0.11%) CIPD
14 1 (0.057%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,022 (58.70%) QA
2 86 (4.94%) Accessibility
3 33 (1.90%) GRC
4 19 (1.09%) GDPR
5 13 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.34%) SLA
7 5 (0.29%) WCAG
8 4 (0.23%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.23%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.057%) ISO 20022
9 1 (0.057%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.057%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.057%) PSD2
System Software
1 320 (18.38%) Docker
2 3 (0.17%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 264 (15.16%) Kubernetes
2 96 (5.51%) Terraform
3 65 (3.73%) Grafana
4 31 (1.78%) Kibana
5 28 (1.61%) HAProxy
5 28 (1.61%) logstash
5 28 (1.61%) MIIS
5 28 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
5 28 (1.61%) Opsgenie
5 28 (1.61%) Pingdom
5 28 (1.61%) ZABBIX
6 16 (0.92%) Ansible
7 15 (0.86%) Prometheus
8 13 (0.75%) Puppet
9 11 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (0.29%) CA Endevor
10 5 (0.29%) MAINVIEW
11 4 (0.23%) Single Sign-On
12 3 (0.17%) Consul
12 3 (0.17%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 112 (6.43%) Google
2 105 (6.03%) Microsoft
3 55 (3.16%) Zopa
4 54 (3.10%) New Relic
5 39 (2.24%) Oracle
6 30 (1.72%) FIS
7 23 (1.32%) Apple
7 23 (1.32%) SAP
8 20 (1.15%) Atlassian
8 20 (1.15%) CA Agile Central
9 19 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
10 17 (0.98%) IBM
11 14 (0.80%) Sun
12 13 (0.75%) Dell
12 13 (0.75%) HP
13 12 (0.69%) Splunk
13 12 (0.69%) TrueLayer
14 11 (0.63%) CA
15 10 (0.57%) Sitecore
15 10 (0.57%) WorldPay