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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 12 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Postman
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 303 400 250
Rank change year-on-year +97 -150 +61
Permanent jobs citing Postman 844 256 45
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.11% 0.63% 0.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.51% 2.67% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 486 199 44
10th Percentile £38,750 £32,500 £36,475
25th Percentile £44,500 £37,750 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +21.05% -5.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £72,594 £61,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £72,350 £68,375
UK median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 18,726 9,571 1,937
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 24.60% 23.48% 21.95%
Number of salaries quoted 8,540 7,006 1,706
10th Percentile £39,749 £36,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% +4.76% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £71,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

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 12 August 2022.

Postman salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, Postman job roles required the following 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.

1 606 (71.80%) Test Automation
2 568 (67.30%) QA
3 522 (61.85%) Agile
4 435 (51.54%) Selenium
5 411 (48.70%) API Testing
6 365 (43.25%) Java
7 340 (40.28%) JavaScript
8 309 (36.61%) CI/CD
9 267 (31.64%) SQL
10 245 (29.03%) Cypress.io
11 234 (27.73%) REST
12 230 (27.25%) C#
13 227 (26.90%) Jenkins
14 222 (26.30%) Finance
15 219 (25.95%) Cucumber
16 211 (25.00%) BDD
17 207 (24.53%) Azure
18 196 (23.22%) JIRA
19 194 (22.99%) DevOps
20 186 (22.04%) Docker
21 185 (21.92%) Software Testing
21 185 (21.92%) Social Skills
22 178 (21.09%) SDLC
23 176 (20.85%) Manual Testing
24 172 (20.38%) Git (software)
25 168 (19.91%) Mobile App
26 155 (18.36%) Scrum
27 148 (17.54%) Kubernetes
28 147 (17.42%) Python
29 137 (16.23%) Fintech

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 73 (8.65%) Confluence
2 6 (0.71%) Tomcat
3 5 (0.59%) CICS
4 4 (0.47%) Jupyter
5 3 (0.36%) CMS
5 3 (0.36%) Drupal
6 2 (0.24%) IIS
6 2 (0.24%) SAS
6 2 (0.24%) WordPress
7 1 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.12%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (0.71%) MS Visio
2 4 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.07%) Shopify
2 6 (0.71%) Magento
2 6 (0.71%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.12%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.12%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 207 (24.53%) Azure
2 105 (12.44%) BrowserStack
3 102 (12.09%) AWS
4 87 (10.31%) SaaS
4 87 (10.31%) Sauce Labs
5 86 (10.19%) Azure DevOps
6 38 (4.50%) GCP
7 31 (3.67%) Serverless
8 29 (3.44%) GitHub
9 16 (1.90%) Dynamics 365
9 16 (1.90%) Google Play
10 14 (1.66%) Amazon S3
10 14 (1.66%) Azure Functions
10 14 (1.66%) Azure Service Bus
10 14 (1.66%) Firebase
11 13 (1.54%) Amazon SQS
12 12 (1.42%) AWS CloudFormation
13 11 (1.30%) Asana
13 11 (1.30%) Power Platform
14 10 (1.18%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 37 (4.38%) HTTP
2 25 (2.96%) Broadband
3 16 (1.90%) Internet
4 5 (0.59%) Wireshark
5 4 (0.47%) 5G
5 4 (0.47%) DNS
5 4 (0.47%) Ethernet
5 4 (0.47%) Firewall
6 3 (0.36%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (8.18%) PostgreSQL
2 54 (6.40%) Amazon Aurora
3 37 (4.38%) SQL Server
4 32 (3.79%) NoSQL
5 26 (3.08%) MongoDB
6 23 (2.73%) DynamoDB
7 22 (2.61%) Relational Database
8 15 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
9 12 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (1.07%) MySQL
11 8 (0.95%) Oracle Database
12 7 (0.83%) Redis
13 6 (0.71%) RDBMS
14 5 (0.59%) Azure SQL Database
14 5 (0.59%) Big Data
14 5 (0.59%) Couchbase
14 5 (0.59%) DB2
15 3 (0.36%) Hadoop
16 2 (0.24%) GIS
16 2 (0.24%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 435 (51.54%) Selenium
2 245 (29.03%) Cypress.io
3 227 (26.90%) Jenkins
4 219 (25.95%) Cucumber
5 196 (23.22%) JIRA
6 172 (20.38%) Git (software)
7 126 (14.93%) SpecFlow
8 114 (13.51%) JMeter
9 105 (12.44%) Appium
10 95 (11.26%) SoapUI
11 94 (11.14%) REST Assured
12 64 (7.58%) Newman
13 55 (6.52%) WebDriver
14 51 (6.04%) TestCafe
15 44 (5.21%) Babel
16 41 (4.86%) Protractor
16 41 (4.86%) Team Foundation Server
17 40 (4.74%) GitLab
18 38 (4.50%) Serenity BDD
19 34 (4.03%) Gatling
General
1 222 (26.30%) Finance
2 185 (21.92%) Social Skills
3 91 (10.78%) Retail
4 81 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
5 63 (7.46%) Games
6 42 (4.98%) Banking
7 38 (4.50%) Organisational Skills
8 35 (4.15%) Public Sector
9 34 (4.03%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 27 (3.20%) Manufacturing
11 26 (3.08%) Local Government
12 14 (1.66%) Marketing
13 13 (1.54%) Retail Finance
14 11 (1.30%) Publishing
15 10 (1.18%) Humanities
15 10 (1.18%) Social Science
16 9 (1.07%) Financial Institution
16 9 (1.07%) Wearables
17 6 (0.71%) Billing
18 5 (0.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 298 (35.31%) QA Engineer
2 104 (12.32%) Developer
3 97 (11.49%) Tester
4 88 (10.43%) Analyst
5 84 (9.95%) Test Engineer
6 72 (8.53%) Senior QA Engineer
7 64 (7.58%) Automation Tester
8 57 (6.75%) Automation Engineer
9 51 (6.04%) Test Analyst
10 50 (5.92%) Developer in Test
11 48 (5.69%) QA Automation Engineer
12 44 (5.21%) Software Developer
13 42 (4.98%) Software Engineer
14 37 (4.38%) Test Automation Engineer
15 36 (4.27%) Quality Engineer
16 33 (3.91%) JavaScript Engineer
17 30 (3.55%) QA Analyst
18 27 (3.20%) Software Tester
19 21 (2.49%) Mobile Engineer
19 21 (2.49%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 234 (27.73%) REST
2 122 (14.45%) .NET
3 97 (11.49%) React
4 95 (11.26%) Swagger
5 82 (9.72%) Web Services
6 78 (9.24%) Gherkin
7 75 (8.89%) JSON
8 70 (8.29%) SOAP
9 67 (7.94%) RESTful
10 64 (7.58%) RabbitMQ
11 62 (7.35%) Kafka
12 61 (7.23%) React Native
13 57 (6.75%) Node.js
14 55 (6.52%) XML
15 44 (5.21%) CSS
15 44 (5.21%) HTML
16 42 (4.98%) AngularJS
17 33 (3.91%) Jest
18 32 (3.79%) .NET Framework
19 30 (3.55%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 168 (19.91%) Mobile App
2 51 (6.04%) Greenfield Project
3 50 (5.92%) User Experience
4 28 (3.32%) Self-Motivation
5 21 (2.49%) Analytical Mindset
6 19 (2.25%) Hackathon
7 17 (2.01%) Blockchain
7 17 (2.01%) PropTech
8 14 (1.66%) Algorithms
9 13 (1.54%) Social Media
9 13 (1.54%) Virtual Team
10 12 (1.42%) Legacy Systems
11 11 (1.30%) Data Protection Act
11 11 (1.30%) Video on Demand
11 11 (1.30%) Video\Live Streaming
12 10 (1.18%) Mainframe
12 10 (1.18%) NHS
13 9 (1.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 9 (1.07%) Life Science
13 9 (1.07%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 64 (7.58%) Android
2 50 (5.92%) Apple iOS
3 19 (2.25%) Linux
4 17 (2.01%) Windows
5 11 (1.30%) Unix
6 5 (0.59%) zOS
7 2 (0.24%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.24%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 606 (71.80%) Test Automation
2 522 (61.85%) Agile
3 411 (48.70%) API Testing
4 309 (36.61%) CI/CD
5 211 (25.00%) BDD
6 194 (22.99%) DevOps
7 185 (21.92%) Software Testing
8 178 (21.09%) SDLC
9 176 (20.85%) Manual Testing
10 155 (18.36%) Scrum
11 137 (16.23%) Fintech
12 133 (15.76%) Software Engineering
13 119 (14.10%) Test Strategy
14 117 (13.86%) Non-Functional Testing
14 117 (13.86%) Problem-Solving
15 115 (13.63%) SDET
16 112 (13.27%) Performance Testing
17 109 (12.91%) Acceptance Criteria
18 107 (12.68%) TDD
19 106 (12.56%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 365 (43.25%) Java
2 340 (40.28%) JavaScript
3 267 (31.64%) SQL
4 230 (27.25%) C#
5 147 (17.42%) Python
6 80 (9.48%) TypeScript
7 73 (8.65%) Kotlin
8 43 (5.09%) Ruby
9 27 (3.20%) Go
10 18 (2.13%) Scala
11 15 (1.78%) PHP
12 14 (1.66%) C
13 13 (1.54%) PowerShell
13 13 (1.54%) Shell Script
14 12 (1.42%) ES6
15 10 (1.18%) Bash
15 10 (1.18%) Groovy
16 9 (1.07%) VB
17 5 (0.59%) COBOL
17 5 (0.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 58 (6.87%) ISTQB
2 35 (4.15%) ISEB
3 31 (3.67%) Degree
4 23 (2.73%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (1.90%) Security Cleared
6 15 (1.78%) SC Cleared
7 12 (1.42%) ISEB Practitioner
8 8 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (0.59%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.12%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.12%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.12%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 568 (67.30%) QA
2 41 (4.86%) Accessibility
3 26 (3.08%) GRC
4 8 (0.95%) GDPR
5 4 (0.47%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.47%) SLA
6 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.12%) PSD2
System Software
1 186 (22.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 148 (17.54%) Kubernetes
2 38 (4.50%) Terraform
3 11 (1.30%) Grafana
4 8 (0.95%) Ansible
5 5 (0.59%) CA Endevor
5 5 (0.59%) Graphite
5 5 (0.59%) MAINVIEW
6 4 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.24%) Rancher
8 1 (0.12%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 53 (6.28%) Zopa
2 43 (5.09%) Google
2 43 (5.09%) Microsoft
3 19 (2.25%) Oracle
4 18 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (1.54%) Apple
6 12 (1.42%) SAP
7 10 (1.18%) IBM
8 8 (0.95%) Atlassian
9 6 (0.71%) MuleSoft
10 5 (0.59%) BMC
10 5 (0.59%) Perfecto Mobile
11 4 (0.47%) Citrix
12 3 (0.36%) Sybase
12 3 (0.36%) Telindus
13 2 (0.24%) CA
13 2 (0.24%) Dell
13 2 (0.24%) HubSpot
13 2 (0.24%) Maxymiser
13 2 (0.24%) New Relic