The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 71 76 44
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -32
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 39 34 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.26% 2.31% 5.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.18% 9.88% 19.18%
Number of salaries quoted 37 18 81
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £33,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £53,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
HTTP
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
383 344 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.15% 23.32% 27.07%
Number of salaries quoted 277 245 379
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

HTTP
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

HTTP Salary Trend in Cambridge

HTTP
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HTTP across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

HTTP Salary Histogram in Cambridge

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 45 (52.33%) HTML
2 37 (43.02%) JavaScript
3 36 (41.86%) CSS
4 32 (37.21%) Linux
5 28 (32.56%) Java
6 27 (31.40%) REST
7 26 (30.23%) Telecoms
8 25 (29.07%) Python
9 24 (27.91%) Automated Testing
10 23 (26.74%) SQL
10 23 (26.74%) TCP/IP
11 22 (25.58%) SQL Server
12 20 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (23.26%) NoSQL
13 19 (22.09%) OO
13 19 (22.09%) HTML5
14 17 (19.77%) J2EE
14 17 (19.77%) OOP
14 17 (19.77%) Scala
14 17 (19.77%) MongoDB
14 17 (19.77%) Mobile Payment
15 16 (18.60%) Degree
15 16 (18.60%) Computer Science
16 14 (16.28%) Web Services
17 12 (13.95%) C#
17 12 (13.95%) .NET
17 12 (13.95%) Internet
17 12 (13.95%) QA
17 12 (13.95%) Test Scripting
17 12 (13.95%) Git (software)

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (3.49%) Drupal
2 1 (1.16%) Apache
2 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.16%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.16%) PaaS
2 1 (1.16%) Heroku
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.16%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 23 (26.74%) TCP/IP
2 12 (13.95%) Internet
3 10 (11.63%) Wireless
3 10 (11.63%) SSL
4 9 (10.47%) SNMP
5 7 (8.14%) HTTPS
5 7 (8.14%) Firewall
6 5 (5.81%) Network Security
6 5 (5.81%) DNS
7 2 (2.33%) VPN
7 2 (2.33%) VLAN
7 2 (2.33%) IGMP
8 1 (1.16%) RTSP
8 1 (1.16%) DVB
8 1 (1.16%) X.509
8 1 (1.16%) LAN
8 1 (1.16%) WAN
8 1 (1.16%) DHCP
8 1 (1.16%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (25.58%) SQL Server
2 20 (23.26%) NoSQL
3 17 (19.77%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.33%) Big Data
5 1 (1.16%) RavenDB
5 1 (1.16%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 12 (13.95%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.14%) Selenium
2 7 (8.14%) JIRA
3 3 (3.49%) Fiddler
4 2 (2.33%) WebDriver
4 2 (2.33%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.33%) WATIR
4 2 (2.33%) JMeter
5 1 (1.16%) Maven
General
1 26 (30.23%) Telecoms
2 8 (9.30%) Finance
3 4 (4.65%) Banking
3 4 (4.65%) Back Office
4 3 (3.49%) Publishing
4 3 (3.49%) Games
5 2 (2.33%) Retail
5 2 (2.33%) Marketing
6 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (58.14%) Developer
2 17 (19.77%) Java Developer
3 14 (16.28%) Software Engineer
4 12 (13.95%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 11 (12.79%) Test Engineer
6 10 (11.63%) Front-End Developer
7 8 (9.30%) Software Test Engineer
8 7 (8.14%) Administrator
9 5 (5.81%) Junior
9 5 (5.81%) Junior Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Network Administrator
9 5 (5.81%) Junior Java Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Security Administrator
10 4 (4.65%) Senior Test Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) QA Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) Senior Developer
10 4 (4.65%) .NET Developer
10 4 (4.65%) Web Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) Senior QA Engineer
11 3 (3.49%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (52.33%) HTML
2 36 (41.86%) CSS
3 27 (31.40%) REST
4 19 (22.09%) HTML5
5 17 (19.77%) J2EE
6 14 (16.28%) Web Services
7 12 (13.95%) .NET
8 10 (11.63%) Dojo
9 9 (10.47%) CSS3
10 8 (9.30%) WCF
11 7 (8.14%) XML
12 4 (4.65%) DOM
12 4 (4.65%) WebKit
13 3 (3.49%) jQuery
13 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3 (3.49%) XHTML
13 3 (3.49%) Classic ASP
13 3 (3.49%) Ajax
14 2 (2.33%) SOAP
14 2 (2.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.77%) Mobile Payment
2 16 (18.60%) Computer Science
3 9 (10.47%) Open Source
4 5 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.65%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.49%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.49%) Life Science
6 3 (3.49%) Chemistry
6 3 (3.49%) Biology
6 3 (3.49%) User Experience
6 3 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.33%) PKI
7 2 (2.33%) MPEG
7 2 (2.33%) Smartcard
8 1 (1.16%) DTV
8 1 (1.16%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.16%) Streaming Video
8 1 (1.16%) STB
8 1 (1.16%) Streaming Media
8 1 (1.16%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 32 (37.21%) Linux
2 9 (10.47%) Windows
3 4 (4.65%) UNIX
3 4 (4.65%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.33%) Mac OS
4 2 (2.33%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.16%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.91%) Automated Testing
2 20 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (22.09%) OO
4 17 (19.77%) OOP
5 12 (13.95%) Test Scripting
6 10 (11.63%) Software Engineering
7 9 (10.47%) Scrum
8 8 (9.30%) Load Testing
8 8 (9.30%) Manual Testing
9 7 (8.14%) TDD
10 6 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (5.81%) Test Automation
11 5 (5.81%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (5.81%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (5.81%) Compatibility Testing
12 4 (4.65%) Business Continuity
12 4 (4.65%) Network Management
12 4 (4.65%) Mentoring
13 3 (3.49%) Content Management
13 3 (3.49%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (43.02%) JavaScript
2 28 (32.56%) Java
3 25 (29.07%) Python
4 23 (26.74%) SQL
5 17 (19.77%) Scala
6 12 (13.95%) C#
7 9 (10.47%) C++
8 8 (9.30%) Perl
9 5 (5.81%) PHP
10 4 (4.65%) C
10 4 (4.65%) Objective-C
11 3 (3.49%) Ruby
11 3 (3.49%) T-SQL
11 3 (3.49%) VB.NET
12 2 (2.33%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.16%) Erlang
13 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (18.60%) Degree
2 8 (9.30%) ISEB
3 5 (5.81%) ISTQB
4 4 (4.65%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.95%) QA
2 4 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.16%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (10.47%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.65%) LogRhythm
3 2 (2.33%) Google
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