Period
to 23 November 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 23 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

API Testing
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 135 147 199
Rank change year-on-year +12 +52 +84
Permanent jobs citing API Testing 40 135 92
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.28% 2.01% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 2.19% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 41 98 86
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,896 6,167 7,754
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 92.61% 91.85% 92.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2,502 5,012 6,312
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,118 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.99% - +5.00%

API Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for API Testing in Yorkshire

API Testing
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for API Testing in Yorkshire

API Testing
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing API Testing in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2020.

Salary histogram for API Testing in Yorkshire

API Testing
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
North Yorkshire +66 24 £50,000 +25.00%
West Yorkshire -16 12 £32,500 -23.53% 6
South Yorkshire +15 3 £27,500 -15.38% 1
API Testing
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for API Testing.

1 36 (90.00%) Test Automation
2 33 (82.50%) Selenium
2 33 (82.50%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (75.00%) JIRA
4 24 (60.00%) C#
4 24 (60.00%) Java
4 24 (60.00%) Jenkins
5 23 (57.50%) Test Scripting
5 23 (57.50%) WebDriver
6 22 (55.00%) BDD
6 22 (55.00%) Configuration Management
6 22 (55.00%) Maven
6 22 (55.00%) SoapUI
7 20 (50.00%) SDET
7 20 (50.00%) TDD
8 17 (42.50%) SQL
9 13 (32.50%) JavaScript
10 12 (30.00%) Python
10 12 (30.00%) Node.js
11 5 (12.50%) QA
12 4 (10.00%) AWS
12 4 (10.00%) Manual Testing
12 4 (10.00%) Regression Testing
12 4 (10.00%) Gherkin
12 4 (10.00%) Functional Testing
12 4 (10.00%) Cucumber
12 4 (10.00%) Postman
13 3 (7.50%) Serverless
13 3 (7.50%) DevOps
13 3 (7.50%) AWS Lambda

API Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (5.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) AWS
2 3 (7.50%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (7.50%) Serverless
3 1 (2.50%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.50%) Big Data
3 1 (2.50%) CouchDB
3 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (82.50%) Selenium
2 30 (75.00%) JIRA
3 24 (60.00%) Jenkins
4 23 (57.50%) WebDriver
5 22 (55.00%) Maven
5 22 (55.00%) SoapUI
6 4 (10.00%) Cucumber
6 4 (10.00%) Postman
7 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
7 3 (7.50%) SpecFlow
8 2 (5.00%) Appium
8 2 (5.00%) JUnit
8 2 (5.00%) Subversion
8 2 (5.00%) TestNG
9 1 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (2.50%) Charles Proxy
9 1 (2.50%) Cypress.io
9 1 (2.50%) TestCafe
9 1 (2.50%) Travis CI
9 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
1 2 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (2.50%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 22 (55.00%) Test Engineer
2 16 (40.00%) Developer
2 16 (40.00%) Developer in Test
2 16 (40.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 16 (40.00%) Development Engineer
2 16 (40.00%) Software Development Engineer
2 16 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 16 (40.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 16 (40.00%) Test Development Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Tester
5 5 (12.50%) Automation Tester
6 4 (10.00%) Automation Test Lead
6 4 (10.00%) QA Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Test Leader
7 3 (7.50%) QA Test Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Junior Test Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.00%) Node.js
2 4 (10.00%) Gherkin
3 2 (5.00%) Behat
3 2 (5.00%) RESTful
3 2 (5.00%) SOAP
4 1 (2.50%) Kafka
4 1 (2.50%) REST
4 1 (2.50%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.50%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (90.00%) Test Automation
2 33 (82.50%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (57.50%) Test Scripting
4 22 (55.00%) BDD
4 22 (55.00%) Configuration Management
5 20 (50.00%) SDET
5 20 (50.00%) TDD
6 4 (10.00%) Functional Testing
6 4 (10.00%) Manual Testing
6 4 (10.00%) Regression Testing
7 3 (7.50%) DevOps
7 3 (7.50%) Test Strategy
8 2 (5.00%) Acceptance Criteria
8 2 (5.00%) Coaching
8 2 (5.00%) Exploratory Testing
8 2 (5.00%) Fintech
8 2 (5.00%) Issue Tracking
8 2 (5.00%) Microservices
8 2 (5.00%) Open Source
8 2 (5.00%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (60.00%) C#
1 24 (60.00%) Java
2 17 (42.50%) SQL
3 13 (32.50%) JavaScript
4 12 (30.00%) Python
5 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Atlassian