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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 163 165 131
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -34
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 91 86 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.41% 1.24% 1.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.62% 8.30% 11.66%
Number of salaries quoted 77 73 110
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +13.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £21,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,350
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.82% +14.37%
HTTP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
946 1036 1115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.61% 14.95% 15.04%
Number of salaries quoted 758 864 936
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

HTTP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

HTTP Salary Trend in the North West

HTTP
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HTTP across the North West region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

HTTP Salary Histogram in the North West

HTTP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +23 37 £50,000 +29.03% 9
Manchester -38 26 £34,000 -9.33% 24
Lancashire - 16 £45,750 - 5
Cumbria - 8 £41,250 - 13
Merseyside +7 3 £50,000 +17.64% 1
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 99 (59.28%) HTML
2 68 (40.72%) CSS
3 67 (40.12%) JavaScript
4 62 (37.13%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (35.33%) SQL
6 53 (31.74%) .NET
7 52 (31.14%) XML
8 51 (30.54%) Web Services
9 48 (28.74%) HTML5
10 44 (26.35%) SQL Server
10 44 (26.35%) Finance
11 43 (25.75%) Scrum
12 42 (25.15%) Windows
13 40 (23.95%) C#
14 39 (23.35%) OO
15 34 (20.36%) Microsoft
15 34 (20.36%) MVC
16 33 (19.76%) ASP.NET
17 31 (18.56%) Java
18 30 (17.96%) HTTPS
18 30 (17.96%) CSS3
19 28 (16.77%) AngularJS
19 28 (16.77%) jQuery
20 27 (16.17%) Sass
20 27 (16.17%) User Experience
21 26 (15.57%) DNS
22 24 (14.37%) TDD
23 23 (13.77%) KnockoutJS
23 23 (13.77%) Backbone.js
24 22 (13.17%) CMS

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 22 (13.17%) CMS
2 12 (7.19%) Apache
3 10 (5.99%) nginx
4 8 (4.79%) IIS
5 7 (4.19%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.99%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.40%) MS Exchange
8 3 (1.80%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.80%) Jetty
8 3 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.60%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 16 (9.58%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.19%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (4.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.19%) Magento
2 1 (0.60%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.19%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.59%) Google Analytics
3 5 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.40%) SaaS
5 3 (1.80%) PaaS
5 3 (1.80%) Force.com
5 3 (1.80%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.80%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.80%) Route 53
5 3 (1.80%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.60%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 30 (17.96%) HTTPS
2 26 (15.57%) DNS
3 19 (11.38%) Internet
4 14 (8.38%) FTP
5 13 (7.78%) DHCP
6 12 (7.19%) SMTP
7 11 (6.59%) TCP/IP
7 11 (6.59%) SSL
7 11 (6.59%) Firewall
8 10 (5.99%) Network Security
9 8 (4.79%) SSH
10 6 (3.59%) SAN
11 5 (2.99%) Wireless
12 4 (2.40%) LAN
13 3 (1.80%) VoIP
13 3 (1.80%) WAN
13 3 (1.80%) VPN
13 3 (1.80%) IPsec
13 3 (1.80%) DSL
13 3 (1.80%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (26.35%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.18%) MySQL
3 11 (6.59%) Relational Database
4 9 (5.39%) Oracle Database
4 9 (5.39%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.80%) Big Data
6 3 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.20%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.20%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.60%) Redis
8 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (7.78%) LoadRunner
2 11 (6.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (4.19%) Jasmine
4 6 (3.59%) Subversion
5 5 (2.99%) Maven
5 5 (2.99%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.40%) Cucumber
6 4 (2.40%) JUnit
7 3 (1.80%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.80%) JIRA
7 3 (1.80%) Selenium
7 3 (1.80%) WebLOAD
7 3 (1.80%) Hudson
7 3 (1.80%) HP UFT
7 3 (1.80%) JMeter
7 3 (1.80%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.20%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.20%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.60%) InstallShield
9 1 (0.60%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 44 (26.35%) Finance
2 10 (5.99%) Retail
2 10 (5.99%) Marketing
3 9 (5.39%) Legal
3 9 (5.39%) Financial Institution
4 8 (4.79%) Banking
5 5 (2.99%) Back Office
5 5 (2.99%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.80%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (1.20%) Games
8 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.60%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 90 (53.89%) Developer
2 26 (15.57%) Analyst
3 25 (14.97%) .NET Developer
4 16 (9.58%) C# Developer
5 14 (8.38%) ASP.NET Developer
5 14 (8.38%) Web Developer
5 14 (8.38%) HTML Developer
6 13 (7.78%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (6.59%) JavaScript Developer
8 10 (5.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (5.99%) Administrator
9 9 (5.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (4.79%) Lead Developer
10 8 (4.79%) C++ Developer
10 8 (4.79%) Test Manager
10 8 (4.79%) UI Developer
10 8 (4.79%) UI Programmer
11 7 (4.19%) Performance Test Manager
11 7 (4.19%) Performance Manager
11 7 (4.19%) EDI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (59.28%) HTML
2 68 (40.72%) CSS
3 53 (31.74%) .NET
4 52 (31.14%) XML
5 51 (30.54%) Web Services
6 48 (28.74%) HTML5
7 33 (19.76%) ASP.NET
8 30 (17.96%) CSS3
9 28 (16.77%) jQuery
9 28 (16.77%) AngularJS
10 27 (16.17%) Sass
11 23 (13.77%) Backbone.js
11 23 (13.77%) KnockoutJS
12 19 (11.38%) SOAP
13 18 (10.78%) LESS
14 17 (10.18%) RESTful
15 16 (9.58%) J2EE
16 15 (8.98%) JSON
17 14 (8.38%) XML Schema
18 12 (7.19%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.17%) User Experience
2 21 (12.57%) N-Tier
3 18 (10.78%) Mobile App
4 14 (8.38%) Computer Science
5 12 (7.19%) TRADACOMS
5 12 (7.19%) Visualisation
6 10 (5.99%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (5.99%) Mainframe
6 10 (5.99%) Management Information System
7 8 (4.79%) 3D Graphics
7 8 (4.79%) Client/Server
7 8 (4.79%) Algorithms
8 7 (4.19%) Smartphone
9 6 (3.59%) Interactive TV
10 5 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (2.99%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (2.99%) Data Centre
11 4 (2.40%) Inversion of Control
12 3 (1.80%) FlexPod
12 3 (1.80%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 42 (25.15%) Windows
2 21 (12.57%) Linux
3 13 (7.78%) UNIX
4 10 (5.99%) CentOS
5 5 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.60%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (37.13%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (25.75%) Scrum
3 39 (23.35%) OO
4 34 (20.36%) MVC
5 24 (14.37%) TDD
6 17 (10.18%) Load Balancing
6 17 (10.18%) Performance Testing
6 17 (10.18%) Responsive Web Design
7 15 (8.98%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (8.98%) Project Management
8 14 (8.38%) E-Commerce
8 14 (8.38%) Test Scripting
9 13 (7.78%) Web Design
10 12 (7.19%) SOA
10 12 (7.19%) UML
11 11 (6.59%) Use Case
12 10 (5.99%) Multithreading
12 10 (5.99%) Unit Testing
13 9 (5.39%) Domain-Driven Design
13 9 (5.39%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (40.12%) JavaScript
2 59 (35.33%) SQL
3 40 (23.95%) C#
4 31 (18.56%) Java
5 21 (12.57%) C++
6 14 (8.38%) C
7 10 (5.99%) VB
7 10 (5.99%) PHP
8 8 (4.79%) VC++
9 5 (2.99%) Ruby
10 4 (2.40%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.40%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.80%) Apex Code
12 2 (1.20%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.20%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.20%) XPath
13 1 (0.60%) Groovy
13 1 (0.60%) Python
13 1 (0.60%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.60%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 18 (10.78%) Degree
2 13 (7.78%) CCNA
2 13 (7.78%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (6.59%) ISEB
4 10 (5.99%) CCNP
5 8 (4.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (4.79%) SC Cleared
5 8 (4.79%) Security Cleared
6 6 (3.59%) CCIE
7 4 (2.40%) MCSE
8 3 (1.80%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.59%) QA
2 9 (5.39%) WAI
3 3 (1.80%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (4.79%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.99%) XenApp
3 5 (2.99%) XenDesktop
3 5 (2.99%) vSphere
4 2 (1.20%) VMware Server
4 2 (1.20%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 2 (1.20%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.60%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (2.40%) SCCM
2 3 (1.80%) SCOM
2 3 (1.80%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.80%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (1.80%) Puppet
2 3 (1.80%) Vagrant
2 3 (1.80%) WSUS
3 2 (1.20%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.60%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 34 (20.36%) Microsoft
2 22 (13.17%) Oracle
3 15 (8.98%) Cisco
4 14 (8.38%) HP
5 12 (7.19%) SAP
5 12 (7.19%) VMware
5 12 (7.19%) webMethods
6 6 (3.59%) Google
7 5 (2.99%) Red Hat
7 5 (2.99%) Citrix
8 4 (2.40%) IBM
9 3 (1.80%) NetApp
9 3 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.80%) Riverbed
9 3 (1.80%) McAfee
9 3 (1.80%) Meraki
9 3 (1.80%) RightScale
10 2 (1.20%) EMC
11 1 (0.60%) Software AG
11 1 (0.60%) Juniper
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