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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 38 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 12 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 5.00% 1.82% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.29% 9.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
34 53 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 14.17% 19.27% 7.03%
Number of salaries quoted 17 36 9
Average salary £41,500 £39,250 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.73% +12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,041 £20,500 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,650 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 5 August 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 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (45.00%) E-Commerce
3 8 (40.00%) Finance
3 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (40.00%) MS Office
3 8 (40.00%) Analytics
4 7 (35.00%) Google Analytics
4 7 (35.00%) HTML
4 7 (35.00%) Benchmarking
4 7 (35.00%) Retail
4 7 (35.00%) Web Analytics
4 7 (35.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (35.00%) Google
4 7 (35.00%) Smartphone
5 6 (30.00%) Java
6 5 (25.00%) Ruby
6 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
7 4 (20.00%) nginx
7 4 (20.00%) Performance Testing
7 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 4 (20.00%) DevOps
7 4 (20.00%) Firewall
7 4 (20.00%) JUnit
7 4 (20.00%) Apache
7 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
7 4 (20.00%) DNS
8 3 (15.00%) Red Hat

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 4 (20.00%) Apache
1 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (20.00%) nginx
2 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (15.00%) Jetty
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (40.00%) MS Office
3 7 (35.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Google Analytics
2 5 (25.00%) 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 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
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%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.00%) Redis
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) JUnit
1 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.00%) Hudson
2 3 (15.00%) Maven
3 2 (10.00%) JMeter
3 2 (10.00%) Selenium
4 1 (5.00%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.00%) JIRA
4 1 (5.00%) Facilita Forecast
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 9 (45.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Web Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Developer
3 3 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Java Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.00%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) HTML
2 3 (15.00%) Servlets
3 2 (10.00%) COM
4 1 (5.00%) JSP
4 1 (5.00%) J2EE
4 1 (5.00%) SOAP
4 1 (5.00%) Web Services
4 1 (5.00%) XML
4 1 (5.00%) REST
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%) Enterprise Software
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 4 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 4 (20.00%) DevOps
4 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (15.00%) Open Source
5 3 (15.00%) Auto-Scaling
5 3 (15.00%) User Stories
5 3 (15.00%) JVM Tuning
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.00%) TDD
6 2 (10.00%) Refactoring
6 2 (10.00%) Line Management
6 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.00%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (30.00%) 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 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Puppet
1 3 (15.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (5.00%) HAProxy
2 1 (5.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) Google
3 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (15.00%) RightScale
4 1 (5.00%) Tableau
4 1 (5.00%) Vertica
4 1 (5.00%) Talend
4 1 (5.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Juniper
4 1 (5.00%) Aruba
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle