The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 81 89 89
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 28 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.88% 0.64% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.12% 8.00% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 5
Average salary £28,500 £36,900 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.76% -7.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £29,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,900 £52,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
HTTP
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
231 100 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.52% 8.03% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 137 67 83
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

HTTP
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

HTTP Salary Trend in Edinburgh

HTTP
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HTTP across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

HTTP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 25 (58.14%) HTML
2 22 (51.16%) Windows
3 21 (48.84%) Degree
4 19 (44.19%) C#
5 18 (41.86%) FTP
5 18 (41.86%) Java
6 17 (39.53%) SQL
6 17 (39.53%) SQL Server
6 17 (39.53%) Information Security
7 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
8 15 (34.88%) SMTP
8 15 (34.88%) Linux
8 15 (34.88%) Unit Testing
9 14 (32.56%) PowerShell
9 14 (32.56%) ITIL
9 14 (32.56%) HTTPS
10 13 (30.23%) Apache
11 12 (27.91%) SharePoint
11 12 (27.91%) XML
11 12 (27.91%) Hibernate
11 12 (27.91%) CMS
11 12 (27.91%) Computer Science
12 11 (25.58%) TCP/IP
12 11 (25.58%) Performance Monitoring
13 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (20.93%) Fault Management
14 9 (20.93%) JBoss
14 9 (20.93%) Management Information System
14 9 (20.93%) CSS
14 9 (20.93%) JavaScript

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 13 (30.23%) Apache
2 12 (27.91%) SharePoint
2 12 (27.91%) CMS
3 5 (11.63%) WebSphere
3 5 (11.63%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (41.86%) FTP
2 15 (34.88%) SMTP
3 14 (32.56%) HTTPS
4 11 (25.58%) TCP/IP
5 7 (16.28%) DNS
6 5 (11.63%) Firewall
7 4 (9.30%) LDAP
7 4 (9.30%) SSH
7 4 (9.30%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (9.30%) Wireshark
7 4 (9.30%) Network Security
7 4 (9.30%) tcpdump
8 1 (2.33%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (2.33%) VoIP
8 1 (2.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (39.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Subversion
2 4 (9.30%) JUnit
3 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (13.95%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (44.19%) Developer
2 18 (41.86%) Analyst
3 14 (32.56%) Support Analyst
4 11 (25.58%) Java Developer
5 7 (16.28%) IT Support
5 7 (16.28%) Applications Support Analyst
5 7 (16.28%) IT Support Analyst
5 7 (16.28%) Applications Support
6 6 (13.95%) Software Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Security Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Graduate
8 3 (6.98%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Lead Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Consultant
9 2 (4.65%) User Experience Developer
9 2 (4.65%) IT Graduate
9 2 (4.65%) Java Software Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Implementation Consultant
10 1 (2.33%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (58.14%) HTML
2 12 (27.91%) XML
2 12 (27.91%) Hibernate
3 9 (20.93%) CSS
4 8 (18.60%) JDBC
4 8 (18.60%) Java EE
5 7 (16.28%) Web Services
6 6 (13.95%) jQuery
7 5 (11.63%) .NET
7 5 (11.63%) SOAP
8 4 (9.30%) WebSphere MQ
8 4 (9.30%) Spring
8 4 (9.30%) ActiveMQ
8 4 (9.30%) JSON
8 4 (9.30%) Regular Expression
9 3 (6.98%) CSS3
9 3 (6.98%) HTML5
10 2 (4.65%) WinForms
10 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
10 2 (4.65%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Computer Science
2 9 (20.93%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.30%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.65%) Physics
4 2 (4.65%) User Experience
5 1 (2.33%) Open Source
5 1 (2.33%) FMCG
5 1 (2.33%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 22 (51.16%) Windows
2 15 (34.88%) Linux
3 7 (16.28%) Windows 7
3 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (13.95%) UNIX
5 4 (9.30%) Fedora
5 4 (9.30%) CentOS
5 4 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (6.98%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Information Security
2 15 (34.88%) Unit Testing
3 14 (32.56%) ITIL
4 11 (25.58%) Performance Monitoring
5 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (20.93%) Fault Management
6 9 (20.93%) Capacity Management
7 8 (18.60%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (16.28%) Software Engineering
8 7 (16.28%) Change Management
9 4 (9.30%) Data Security
9 4 (9.30%) Scrum
9 4 (9.30%) Dependency Injection
9 4 (9.30%) Waterfall
9 4 (9.30%) SIEM
9 4 (9.30%) Web Application Development
10 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
10 3 (6.98%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (6.98%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 19 (44.19%) C#
2 18 (41.86%) Java
3 17 (39.53%) SQL
4 14 (32.56%) PowerShell
5 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
6 6 (13.95%) C++
7 3 (6.98%) C
8 2 (4.65%) Perl
9 1 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (48.84%) Degree
2 8 (18.60%) MCP
3 4 (9.30%) GIAC
3 4 (9.30%) GCIA
3 4 (9.30%) GSEC
3 4 (9.30%) GCIH
3 4 (9.30%) GWAPT
3 4 (9.30%) GPEN
3 4 (9.30%) OSCP
3 4 (9.30%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.93%) JBoss
3 4 (9.30%) Dell
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle
5 2 (4.65%) Xamarin
5 2 (4.65%) Twitter
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Connectus
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Be-IT Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago