Period
to 21 January 2022

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Postman
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
21 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 368 284 248
Rank change year-on-year -84 -36 +18
Permanent jobs citing Postman 170 58 31
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.58% 0.54% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.92% 2.45% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 139 51 21
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £40,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £39,375 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +26.32% -9.52% -
75th Percentile £71,250 £59,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £76,000 £65,000 £80,000
UK 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 with a WFH option and a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 5,813 2,372 1,498
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 19.89% 22.12% 20.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4,389 2,114 1,259
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £40,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
75th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £68,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £78,750 £80,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

Postman
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Postman as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Postman trend for jobs with a WFH option

Postman
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Postman.

Postman salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Postman
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Postman over the 6 months to 21 January 2022.

Postman salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 21 January 2022, Postman job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Postman.

1 122 (71.76%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (62.35%) Test Automation
3 83 (48.82%) QA
4 79 (46.47%) Selenium
5 74 (43.53%) Azure
6 66 (38.82%) C#
6 66 (38.82%) JavaScript
7 60 (35.29%) Cypress.io
8 57 (33.53%) API Testing
9 54 (31.76%) AWS
10 52 (30.59%) Git (software)
10 52 (30.59%) SQL
11 51 (30.00%) DevOps
12 50 (29.41%) Software Testing
13 48 (28.24%) TDD
14 47 (27.65%) CI/CD
15 44 (25.88%) JIRA
16 38 (22.35%) .NET
16 38 (22.35%) GCP
17 37 (21.76%) Docker
17 37 (21.76%) BDD
18 36 (21.18%) Java
19 35 (20.59%) Node.js
19 35 (20.59%) Manual Testing
19 35 (20.59%) Full Stack Development
20 33 (19.41%) Kubernetes
20 33 (19.41%) Grafana
20 33 (19.41%) Team Foundation Server
20 33 (19.41%) Unit Testing
20 33 (19.41%) SpecFlow

Postman
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 5 (2.94%) CMS
1 5 (2.94%) Confluence
1 5 (2.94%) SharePoint
1 5 (2.94%) Umbraco
1 5 (2.94%) WordPress
2 4 (2.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.59%) Apache
3 1 (0.59%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.59%) Drupal
3 1 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (3.53%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.35%) SAP Hybris
1 4 (2.35%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 74 (43.53%) Azure
2 54 (31.76%) AWS
3 38 (22.35%) GCP
4 20 (11.76%) SaaS
5 10 (5.88%) GitHub
6 8 (4.71%) Serverless
7 5 (2.94%) AWS IoT
7 5 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (2.94%) BrowserStack
7 5 (2.94%) Microsoft 365
7 5 (2.94%) Power Automate
7 5 (2.94%) Power Platform
8 4 (2.35%) Trello
9 3 (1.76%) Adobe Analytics
9 3 (1.76%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (1.76%) Boomi
9 3 (1.76%) PaaS
10 2 (1.18%) Datadog
10 2 (1.18%) Route 53
10 2 (1.18%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.53%) HTTP
1 6 (3.53%) Wireshark
2 5 (2.94%) Internet
2 5 (2.94%) VoIP
3 4 (2.35%) PuTTY
3 4 (2.35%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (2.35%) ZigBee
4 3 (1.76%) DSL
5 2 (1.18%) BIG-IP
5 2 (1.18%) Telnet
5 2 (1.18%) WinSCP
6 1 (0.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.29%) Relational Database
2 22 (12.94%) RDBMS
3 21 (12.35%) SQL Server
4 14 (8.24%) NoSQL
5 7 (4.12%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 5 (2.94%) Power BI
7 4 (2.35%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (1.76%) Big Data
8 3 (1.76%) BigQuery
8 3 (1.76%) Data Lake
8 3 (1.76%) RavenDB
9 2 (1.18%) DB2
10 1 (0.59%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.59%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 79 (46.47%) Selenium
2 60 (35.29%) Cypress.io
3 52 (30.59%) Git (software)
4 44 (25.88%) JIRA
5 33 (19.41%) NUnit
5 33 (19.41%) SpecFlow
5 33 (19.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 31 (18.24%) Cucumber
7 29 (17.06%) Jenkins
8 27 (15.88%) Moq
8 27 (15.88%) Octopus Deploy
9 22 (12.94%) JMeter
10 21 (12.35%) SoapUI
11 11 (6.47%) GitLab
11 11 (6.47%) Visual Studio
12 10 (5.88%) REST Assured
13 8 (4.71%) Gatling
13 8 (4.71%) Protractor
13 8 (4.71%) WebDriver
14 7 (4.12%) Bitbucket
General
1 22 (12.94%) Social Skills
2 20 (11.76%) Finance
3 13 (7.65%) Retail
4 10 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.53%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.94%) Influencing Skills
6 5 (2.94%) Organisational Skills
7 4 (2.35%) Banking
8 3 (1.76%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 3 (1.76%) Law
9 2 (1.18%) Games
10 1 (0.59%) Presentation Skills
10 1 (0.59%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 33 (19.41%) Tester
2 27 (15.88%) Developer
2 27 (15.88%) QA Engineer
3 22 (12.94%) Test Engineer
4 17 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
5 16 (9.41%) Analyst
6 15 (8.82%) Full Stack Developer
7 14 (8.24%) Automation Tester
7 14 (8.24%) QA Automation Engineer
8 12 (7.06%) Technical Leader
9 11 (6.47%) Automation Engineer
10 10 (5.88%) React Developer
10 10 (5.88%) Software Tester
11 9 (5.29%) .NET Developer
11 9 (5.29%) E-Commerce Engineer
11 9 (5.29%) QA Leader
11 9 (5.29%) Test Analyst
12 8 (4.71%) QA Tester
13 7 (4.12%) JavaScript Developer
13 7 (4.12%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (22.35%) .NET
2 35 (20.59%) Node.js
3 32 (18.82%) React
4 31 (18.24%) Kafka
4 31 (18.24%) REST
5 30 (17.65%) Jest
6 27 (15.88%) Enzyme
7 20 (11.76%) RESTful
8 13 (7.65%) AngularJS
8 13 (7.65%) HTML
9 12 (7.06%) Gherkin
9 12 (7.06%) SOAP
9 12 (7.06%) Swagger
10 11 (6.47%) CSS
11 9 (5.29%) JSON
12 7 (4.12%) .NET Framework
12 7 (4.12%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (4.12%) Web Services
13 4 (2.35%) Dapper ORM
13 4 (2.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.88%) User Experience
2 9 (5.29%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.12%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (3.53%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.53%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (2.35%) Analytical Mindset
6 4 (2.35%) Raspberry Pi
6 4 (2.35%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.76%) iPad
7 3 (1.76%) Replication
8 2 (1.18%) Legacy Applications
8 2 (1.18%) Life Science
8 2 (1.18%) Online Games
9 1 (0.59%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.12%) Apple iOS
2 6 (3.53%) Android
3 5 (2.94%) Windows
4 4 (2.35%) Unix
5 1 (0.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (71.76%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (62.35%) Test Automation
3 57 (33.53%) API Testing
4 51 (30.00%) DevOps
5 50 (29.41%) Software Testing
6 48 (28.24%) TDD
7 47 (27.65%) CI/CD
8 37 (21.76%) BDD
9 35 (20.59%) Full Stack Development
9 35 (20.59%) Manual Testing
10 33 (19.41%) Unit Testing
11 32 (18.82%) Scrum
12 31 (18.24%) Software Engineering
13 28 (16.47%) Test Strategy
14 25 (14.71%) Regression Testing
15 24 (14.12%) Microservices
16 23 (13.53%) Mentoring
17 22 (12.94%) Performance Testing
18 19 (11.18%) SDLC
19 17 (10.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (38.82%) C#
1 66 (38.82%) JavaScript
2 52 (30.59%) SQL
3 36 (21.18%) Java
4 31 (18.24%) TypeScript
5 23 (13.53%) Python
6 16 (9.41%) C
7 8 (4.71%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.35%) Ruby
9 3 (1.76%) C++
9 3 (1.76%) Java 8
9 3 (1.76%) Kotlin
10 2 (1.18%) Groovy
10 2 (1.18%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.18%) VB
10 2 (1.18%) XPath
11 1 (0.59%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.59%) ES6
Qualifications
1 18 (10.59%) ISTQB
2 11 (6.47%) Degree
3 8 (4.71%) ISEB
4 6 (3.53%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (2.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (2.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (2.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (48.82%) QA
2 10 (5.88%) Accessibility
3 5 (2.94%) GDPR
3 5 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.18%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.18%) PSD2
System Software
1 37 (21.76%) Docker
2 5 (2.94%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 33 (19.41%) Grafana
1 33 (19.41%) Kubernetes
2 5 (2.94%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (2.35%) Kibana
4 2 (1.18%) nmon
4 2 (1.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 33 (19.41%) Google
2 16 (9.41%) Microsoft
3 12 (7.06%) Oracle
4 5 (2.94%) BroadSoft
4 5 (2.94%) Cisco
5 4 (2.35%) BT
5 4 (2.35%) Cognizant
5 4 (2.35%) hybris
5 4 (2.35%) Sage
5 4 (2.35%) SAP
5 4 (2.35%) Splunk
5 4 (2.35%) Xamarin
6 3 (1.76%) Adobe
6 3 (1.76%) Cadence
6 3 (1.76%) Guidewire
6 3 (1.76%) MuleSoft
6 3 (1.76%) New Relic
6 3 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.76%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.18%) CyberSource