The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 57 60 48
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 10 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.54% 0.50% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.90% 2.10% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 1
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
HTTP
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
145 143 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 22.31% 24.03% 23.20%
Number of salaries quoted 137 119 71
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +25.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £28,700 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

HTTP
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

HTTP Salary Trend in Cardiff

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 14 (73.68%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) UNIX
2 10 (52.63%) Perl
3 9 (47.37%) MySQL
3 9 (47.37%) Python
3 9 (47.37%) SaaS
4 8 (42.11%) Xen
4 8 (42.11%) Apache
4 8 (42.11%) Debian
4 8 (42.11%) VMware
5 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (36.84%) Relational Database
6 6 (31.58%) Finance
6 6 (31.58%) CentOS
6 6 (31.58%) Welsh Language
6 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
6 6 (31.58%) SQL
7 5 (26.32%) ITIL
7 5 (26.32%) Nagios
7 5 (26.32%) Wireshark
7 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (26.32%) Nessus
7 5 (26.32%) Nmap
7 5 (26.32%) tcpdump
7 5 (26.32%) Puppet
8 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
8 4 (21.05%) Degree
8 4 (21.05%) JSON
8 4 (21.05%) XML

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 8 (42.11%) Apache
2 3 (15.79%) nginx
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Application Server
Cloud Services
1 9 (47.37%) SaaS
2 3 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Wireshark
1 5 (26.32%) tcpdump
2 3 (15.79%) Firewall
2 3 (15.79%) SSL
3 2 (10.53%) SAN
3 2 (10.53%) Internet
3 2 (10.53%) BGP
3 2 (10.53%) LAN
3 2 (10.53%) WAN
3 2 (10.53%) VPN
3 2 (10.53%) DNS
3 2 (10.53%) iSCSI
3 2 (10.53%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (5.26%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) MySQL
2 7 (36.84%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.53%) Riak
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Maven
1 3 (15.79%) JIRA
1 3 (15.79%) Selenium
1 3 (15.79%) JBehave
1 3 (15.79%) WebDriver
1 3 (15.79%) SoapUI
1 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.53%) Hudson
2 2 (10.53%) Gerrit
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Mercurial
2 2 (10.53%) Ant
2 2 (10.53%) JUnit
2 2 (10.53%) CruiseControl
2 2 (10.53%) Subversion
3 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.26%) Calabash
3 1 (5.26%) eggPlant
3 1 (5.26%) Robotium
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
1 6 (31.58%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 3 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (15.79%) Administrator
1 3 (15.79%) UNIX Systems Engineer
1 3 (15.79%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 3 (15.79%) UNIX Engineer
1 3 (15.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (15.79%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (15.79%) Senior Linux Administrator
1 3 (15.79%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (15.79%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (10.53%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Technical Test Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) XML
1 4 (21.05%) JSON
2 3 (15.79%) SOAP
2 3 (15.79%) Web Services
3 2 (10.53%) HTML
4 1 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
3 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (10.53%) Grid Computing
4 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) UNIX
3 8 (42.11%) Debian
4 6 (31.58%) CentOS
5 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (10.53%) Windows
7 1 (5.26%) OS/2
7 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
7 1 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) TDD
3 3 (15.79%) SOA
3 3 (15.79%) Regression Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Scrum
3 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
3 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
3 3 (15.79%) BDD
3 3 (15.79%) DevOps
4 2 (10.53%) Test Management
4 2 (10.53%) MapReduce
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
4 2 (10.53%) Code Coverage
4 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Perl
2 9 (47.37%) Python
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.79%) C
4 3 (15.79%) C++
4 3 (15.79%) Ruby
4 3 (15.79%) Erlang
5 2 (10.53%) Groovy
5 2 (10.53%) XPath
5 2 (10.53%) Java
5 2 (10.53%) XQuery
6 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) CCNA
2 2 (10.53%) ISEB
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Xen
2 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (26.32%) Nmap
4 3 (15.79%) XenServer
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Nagios
1 5 (26.32%) Nessus
1 5 (26.32%) Puppet
2 3 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (5.26%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) VMware
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Citrix
2 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) HP