The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 123 96 96
Rank change year-on-year
-27 0
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 7 26 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.34% 1.38% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.09% 7.45% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7 26 12
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £36,250 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £47,500 £78,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
HTTP
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
335 349 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.22% 18.56% 22.02%
Number of salaries quoted 302 308 299
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,827
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £31,698
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HTTP across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

HTTP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HTTP across the Birmingham region.

HTTP Salary Trend in Birmingham

HTTP
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HTTP across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

HTTP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing HTTP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited HTTP.

1 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (78.57%) TCP/IP
2 21 (75.00%) Windows
2 21 (75.00%) Linux
3 19 (67.86%) VMware
3 19 (67.86%) Java
3 19 (67.86%) Jenkins
4 18 (64.29%) Scrum
4 18 (64.29%) Firewall
5 17 (60.71%) SSL
5 17 (60.71%) SC Cleared
5 17 (60.71%) Security Cleared
5 17 (60.71%) LDAP
5 17 (60.71%) Waterfall
5 17 (60.71%) DevOps
5 17 (60.71%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (60.71%) Open Source
5 17 (60.71%) Puppet
5 17 (60.71%) Vagrant
5 17 (60.71%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (60.71%) JIRA
6 7 (25.00%) HTML
7 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
7 5 (17.86%) MVC
7 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
8 4 (14.29%) OO
8 4 (14.29%) SQL
8 4 (14.29%) CSS
8 4 (14.29%) User Experience
9 3 (10.71%) Selenium

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing HTTP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited HTTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.71%) Apache
1 3 (10.71%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.14%) nginx
2 2 (7.14%) Node.js
2 2 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (3.57%) NServiceBus
3 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 22 (78.57%) TCP/IP
2 18 (64.29%) Firewall
3 17 (60.71%) SSL
3 17 (60.71%) LDAP
4 2 (7.14%) DHCP
4 2 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (3.57%) IPsec
5 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.57%) FTP
5 1 (3.57%) SAN
5 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) MySQL
3 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.57%) RavenDB
4 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (67.86%) Jenkins
2 17 (60.71%) JIRA
3 3 (10.71%) Selenium
4 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 2 (7.14%) Subversion
5 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.57%) CMake
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Software Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Test Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Lead Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Web Tester
5 1 (3.57%) C# Programmer
5 1 (3.57%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (3.57%) Programmer
5 1 (3.57%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (3.57%) C++ Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.57%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) HTML
2 4 (14.29%) CSS
3 3 (10.71%) .NET
3 3 (10.71%) jQuery
3 3 (10.71%) RESTful
3 3 (10.71%) HTML5
4 2 (7.14%) CSS3
4 2 (7.14%) J2EE
4 2 (7.14%) LAMP
4 2 (7.14%) SOAP
4 2 (7.14%) Web Services
4 2 (7.14%) XML
4 2 (7.14%) XSLT
5 1 (3.57%) MSMQ
5 1 (3.57%) Zend Framework
5 1 (3.57%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (3.57%) REST
5 1 (3.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (3.57%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 17 (60.71%) Open Source
2 4 (14.29%) User Experience
3 2 (7.14%) Client/Server
3 2 (7.14%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.57%) Replication
4 1 (3.57%) Clustering
4 1 (3.57%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Windows
1 21 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (64.29%) Scrum
3 17 (60.71%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (60.71%) Waterfall
3 17 (60.71%) DevOps
4 5 (17.86%) MVC
5 4 (14.29%) OO
6 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
6 3 (10.71%) System Testing
7 2 (7.14%) BDD
7 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.14%) OOD
7 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (7.14%) Web Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.57%) Line Management
8 1 (3.57%) TDD
8 1 (3.57%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.57%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) Java
2 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.29%) SQL
4 3 (10.71%) C#
5 2 (7.14%) XPath
6 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.57%) VC++
6 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.57%) C++
6 1 (3.57%) PHP
6 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (60.71%) SC Cleared
1 17 (60.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) XenServer
2 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (60.71%) Puppet
1 17 (60.71%) Vagrant
1 17 (60.71%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) VMware
2 2 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (3.57%) Juniper
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Zend
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