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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 81 93 93
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 32 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.11% 0.60% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.22% 7.02% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 2
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £50,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -21.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £38,140 £43,350
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £49,600 £58,150
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
242 114 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.98% 8.56% 10.59%
Number of salaries quoted 140 83 81
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 30 September 2014.

HTTP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 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 28 (57.14%) HTML
2 24 (48.98%) Windows
3 23 (46.94%) C#
4 22 (44.90%) Degree
5 19 (38.78%) Java
6 18 (36.73%) Linux
6 18 (36.73%) FTP
6 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
7 17 (34.69%) SQL
7 17 (34.69%) SQL Server
7 17 (34.69%) Unit Testing
8 15 (30.61%) Information Security
8 15 (30.61%) SMTP
9 14 (28.57%) HTTPS
9 14 (28.57%) ITIL
9 14 (28.57%) PowerShell
10 13 (26.53%) Computer Science
10 13 (26.53%) XML
10 13 (26.53%) Apache
11 12 (24.49%) CSS
11 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
11 12 (24.49%) SharePoint
11 12 (24.49%) Hibernate
11 12 (24.49%) CMS
12 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (20.41%) Finance
13 10 (20.41%) TCP/IP
14 9 (18.37%) JBoss
14 9 (18.37%) C++
14 9 (18.37%) jQuery

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (26.53%) Apache
2 12 (24.49%) SharePoint
2 12 (24.49%) CMS
3 5 (10.20%) WebSphere
3 5 (10.20%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.08%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Beehive
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (36.73%) FTP
2 15 (30.61%) SMTP
3 14 (28.57%) HTTPS
4 10 (20.41%) TCP/IP
5 6 (12.24%) DNS
6 5 (10.20%) Firewall
7 4 (8.16%) SSH
7 4 (8.16%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (8.16%) Wireshark
7 4 (8.16%) Network Security
7 4 (8.16%) LDAP
7 4 (8.16%) tcpdump
8 1 (2.04%) VoIP
8 1 (2.04%) VPN
8 1 (2.04%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.04%) DB2
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Subversion
2 4 (8.16%) JUnit
2 4 (8.16%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.04%) Mocha
3 1 (2.04%) Jasmine
General
1 10 (20.41%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (44.90%) Developer
2 19 (38.78%) Analyst
3 14 (28.57%) Support Analyst
4 11 (22.45%) Java Developer
5 8 (16.33%) Applications Support Analyst
5 8 (16.33%) Applications Support
5 8 (16.33%) Software Developer
6 6 (12.24%) IT Support Analyst
6 6 (12.24%) IT Support
7 4 (8.16%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Software Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Lead Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Security Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Graduate
9 2 (4.08%) Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) Lead Software Developer
9 2 (4.08%) UX Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Implementation Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) IT Graduate
9 2 (4.08%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (57.14%) HTML
2 13 (26.53%) XML
3 12 (24.49%) CSS
3 12 (24.49%) Hibernate
4 9 (18.37%) jQuery
5 8 (16.33%) Java EE
5 8 (16.33%) JDBC
5 8 (16.33%) .NET
6 7 (14.29%) Web Services
7 6 (12.24%) SOAP
8 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET
9 4 (8.16%) JSON
9 4 (8.16%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (8.16%) Spring
9 4 (8.16%) .NET Framework
9 4 (8.16%) REST
9 4 (8.16%) CSS3
9 4 (8.16%) Razor View Engine
9 4 (8.16%) Regular Expression
9 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.53%) Computer Science
2 8 (16.33%) Management Information System
3 5 (10.20%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.08%) Physics
4 2 (4.08%) User Experience
5 1 (2.04%) FMCG
5 1 (2.04%) iSeries
5 1 (2.04%) Open Source
5 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (48.98%) Windows
2 18 (36.73%) Linux
3 6 (12.24%) Windows 7
3 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (12.24%) UNIX
4 5 (10.20%) Mac OS X
5 4 (8.16%) Fedora
5 4 (8.16%) CentOS
5 4 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) Unit Testing
2 15 (30.61%) Information Security
3 14 (28.57%) ITIL
4 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (18.37%) Performance Monitoring
6 8 (16.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (16.33%) Software Engineering
7 7 (14.29%) Fault Management
7 7 (14.29%) Capacity Management
8 6 (12.24%) Change Management
9 5 (10.20%) OO
9 5 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (8.16%) Multithreading
10 4 (8.16%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (8.16%) Waterfall
10 4 (8.16%) SIEM
10 4 (8.16%) Embedded Software Development
10 4 (8.16%) Web Application Development
10 4 (8.16%) OOP
10 4 (8.16%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.94%) C#
2 19 (38.78%) Java
3 17 (34.69%) SQL
4 14 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
6 9 (18.37%) C++
7 5 (10.20%) C
8 2 (4.08%) Perl
9 1 (2.04%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (2.04%) Python
9 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (44.90%) Degree
2 6 (12.24%) MCP
3 4 (8.16%) GIAC
3 4 (8.16%) GCIA
3 4 (8.16%) GSEC
3 4 (8.16%) GCIH
3 4 (8.16%) GWAPT
3 4 (8.16%) GPEN
3 4 (8.16%) OSCP
3 4 (8.16%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Firmware
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.37%) JBoss
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle
3 4 (8.16%) Dell
3 4 (8.16%) Xamarin
4 2 (4.08%) Kony
4 2 (4.08%) Twitter
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago