The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 30 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 11 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 5.34% - 3.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% - 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.82% +14.37%
HTTP
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
33 48 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 16.02% 19.43% 10.45%
Number of salaries quoted 14 34 14
Average salary £30,000 £38,750 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.58% +49.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

HTTP
Salary Trend in Chester

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

HTTP Salary Trend in Chester

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 9 (45.00%) E-Commerce
4 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (40.00%) MS Office
4 8 (40.00%) Finance
4 8 (40.00%) Analytics
5 7 (35.00%) Google Analytics
5 7 (35.00%) Benchmarking
5 7 (35.00%) Retail
5 7 (35.00%) Web Analytics
5 7 (35.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (35.00%) Google
5 7 (35.00%) Smartphone
5 7 (35.00%) HTML
5 7 (35.00%) Java
6 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (25.00%) DevOps
7 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
7 5 (25.00%) Apache
7 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
7 5 (25.00%) Ruby
8 4 (20.00%) Firewall
8 4 (20.00%) DNS
8 4 (20.00%) JUnit
8 4 (20.00%) Performance Testing
8 4 (20.00%) nginx
8 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
9 3 (15.00%) Puppet

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 5 (25.00%) Apache
1 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (20.00%) nginx
3 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (15.00%) Jetty
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (10.00%) IIS
5 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
5 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (40.00%) MS Office
3 7 (35.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Google Analytics
2 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (15.00%) SaaS
3 3 (15.00%) PaaS
3 3 (15.00%) Route 53
3 3 (15.00%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (15.00%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (15.00%) Amazon S3
4 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) DNS
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (15.00%) Network Security
2 3 (15.00%) DHCP
3 1 (5.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) OSPF
3 1 (5.00%) BGP
3 1 (5.00%) Junos
3 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (15.00%) Big Data
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (20.00%) JUnit
2 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (15.00%) Hudson
3 3 (15.00%) Selenium
3 3 (15.00%) JMeter
3 3 (15.00%) Maven
4 2 (10.00%) JIRA
4 2 (10.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.00%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (5.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Retail
3 2 (10.00%) Back Office
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Web Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Developer
4 3 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.00%) ETL Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) HTML
2 3 (15.00%) Servlets
3 2 (10.00%) SOAP
3 2 (10.00%) XML
3 2 (10.00%) REST
3 2 (10.00%) J2EE
3 2 (10.00%) COM
3 2 (10.00%) JSP
4 1 (5.00%) Kafka
4 1 (5.00%) SignalR
4 1 (5.00%) Akka
4 1 (5.00%) Play Framework
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Smartphone
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Private Cloud
3 2 (10.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
1 3 (15.00%) CentOS
2 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (40.00%) Analytics
3 7 (35.00%) Benchmarking
3 7 (35.00%) Web Analytics
4 5 (25.00%) DevOps
4 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (20.00%) Performance Testing
6 3 (15.00%) JVM Tuning
6 3 (15.00%) Open Source
6 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
6 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (15.00%) Auto-Scaling
7 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (10.00%) TDD
7 2 (10.00%) Refactoring
7 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (10.00%) Line Management
7 2 (10.00%) User Stories
8 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (35.00%) Java
3 5 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (5.00%) Groovy
4 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) CCNP
1 1 (5.00%) CCNA
1 1 (5.00%) ISEB
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Puppet
1 3 (15.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (5.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) Google
3 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (15.00%) RightScale
4 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (5.00%) Aruba
5 1 (5.00%) Juniper
5 1 (5.00%) Tableau
5 1 (5.00%) Vertica
5 1 (5.00%) Talend