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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 159 171 87
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -84
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 79 67 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.30% 0.99% 3.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.74% 6.63% 19.20%
Number of salaries quoted 66 53 164
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,800 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +12.50%
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
1021 1010 1172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.76% 14.95% 16.23%
Number of salaries quoted 786 785 947
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 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +27 38 £40,000 +28.00% 9
Manchester -5 28 £37,500 - 18
Lancashire - 8 £40,750 - 3
Merseyside +7 3 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Cumbria -4 1 £55,000 +80.32% 5
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 98 (61.25%) HTML
2 73 (45.63%) SQL
3 71 (44.38%) CSS
4 68 (42.50%) .NET
5 60 (37.50%) Web Services
5 60 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (36.25%) JavaScript
7 56 (35.00%) XML
8 53 (33.13%) Windows
9 52 (32.50%) C#
10 49 (30.63%) SQL Server
11 45 (28.13%) OO
12 43 (26.88%) ASP.NET
13 40 (25.00%) MVC
14 37 (23.13%) HTML5
15 36 (22.50%) Java
16 35 (21.88%) Scrum
17 33 (20.63%) Microsoft
18 32 (20.00%) Finance
19 31 (19.38%) SOAP
19 31 (19.38%) N-Tier
20 29 (18.13%) C++
21 28 (17.50%) Linux
22 27 (16.88%) Oracle
23 26 (16.25%) MySQL
23 26 (16.25%) RESTful
24 24 (15.00%) TDD
24 24 (15.00%) HTTPS
24 24 (15.00%) CSS3
24 24 (15.00%) Sass

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 15 (9.38%) IIS
2 13 (8.13%) CMS
3 11 (6.88%) Tomcat
4 10 (6.25%) Apache
5 6 (3.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 5 (3.13%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.50%) nginx
7 4 (2.50%) MS Exchange
8 3 (1.88%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (1.25%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (1.25%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.25%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.63%) Node.js
10 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.50%) Magento
2 2 (1.25%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.25%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.25%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.63%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.38%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.88%) Force.com
4 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.63%) SaaS
5 1 (0.63%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 24 (15.00%) HTTPS
2 19 (11.88%) Internet
3 17 (10.63%) DNS
4 14 (8.75%) SSL
5 12 (7.50%) TCP/IP
6 8 (5.00%) DHCP
6 8 (5.00%) Network Security
6 8 (5.00%) Firewall
7 6 (3.75%) SMTP
7 6 (3.75%) FTP
7 6 (3.75%) VPN
7 6 (3.75%) SSH
7 6 (3.75%) IPsec
8 4 (2.50%) SAN
8 4 (2.50%) Wireless
9 3 (1.88%) VLAN
9 3 (1.88%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (1.88%) iSCSI
9 3 (1.88%) MPLS
9 3 (1.88%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (30.63%) SQL Server
2 26 (16.25%) MySQL
3 23 (14.38%) Relational Database
4 15 (9.38%) RDBMS
5 12 (7.50%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.88%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.25%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.63%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (6.88%) Subversion
2 11 (6.88%) LoadRunner
2 11 (6.88%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.13%) JMeter
3 5 (3.13%) Maven
3 5 (3.13%) Selenium
3 5 (3.13%) JIRA
3 5 (3.13%) Eclipse
3 5 (3.13%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.13%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.50%) SoapUI
4 4 (2.50%) JUnit
5 3 (1.88%) NUnit
6 2 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.63%) WebLOAD
7 1 (0.63%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.63%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.63%) Ant
7 1 (0.63%) SpecFlow
General
1 32 (20.00%) Finance
2 18 (11.25%) Marketing
3 9 (5.63%) Financial Institution
4 5 (3.13%) Retail
5 4 (2.50%) Back Office
5 4 (2.50%) Legal
6 3 (1.88%) Games
6 3 (1.88%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.88%) Publishing
6 3 (1.88%) Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 106 (66.25%) Developer
2 39 (24.38%) .NET Developer
3 26 (16.25%) ASP.NET Developer
4 25 (15.63%) C# Developer
5 22 (13.75%) C# .NET Developer
6 19 (11.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 18 (11.25%) Java Developer
8 16 (10.00%) Web Developer
9 15 (9.38%) Analyst
10 11 (6.88%) HTML Developer
11 10 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (5.63%) C++ Developer
13 8 (5.00%) Senior Developer
13 8 (5.00%) Test Manager
14 7 (4.38%) Performance Manager
14 7 (4.38%) Performance Test Manager
14 7 (4.38%) JavaScript Developer
14 7 (4.38%) Software Engineer
15 5 (3.13%) UI Programmer
15 5 (3.13%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (61.25%) HTML
2 71 (44.38%) CSS
3 68 (42.50%) .NET
4 60 (37.50%) Web Services
5 56 (35.00%) XML
6 43 (26.88%) ASP.NET
7 37 (23.13%) HTML5
8 31 (19.38%) SOAP
9 26 (16.25%) RESTful
10 24 (15.00%) CSS3
10 24 (15.00%) Sass
11 22 (13.75%) J2EE
12 21 (13.13%) jQuery
13 20 (12.50%) JSON
14 17 (10.63%) AngularJS
14 17 (10.63%) REST
14 17 (10.63%) ASP.NET MVC
15 16 (10.00%) .NET Framework
16 13 (8.13%) KnockoutJS
17 12 (7.50%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 31 (19.38%) N-Tier
2 18 (11.25%) User Experience
2 18 (11.25%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (8.75%) Mobile App
3 14 (8.75%) Computer Science
4 10 (6.25%) Algorithms
4 10 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 10 (6.25%) Mainframe
4 10 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 10 (6.25%) 3D Graphics
5 6 (3.75%) W3C
5 6 (3.75%) Interactive TV
6 5 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.13%) Inversion of Control
6 5 (3.13%) Visualisation
7 4 (2.50%) TRADACOMS
8 3 (1.88%) Cryptography
8 3 (1.88%) Online Banking
8 3 (1.88%) PKI
8 3 (1.88%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 53 (33.13%) Windows
2 28 (17.50%) Linux
3 13 (8.13%) UNIX
4 7 (4.38%) CentOS
5 6 (3.75%) Apple iOS
6 5 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.88%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.88%) Android
7 3 (1.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (28.13%) OO
3 40 (25.00%) MVC
4 35 (21.88%) Scrum
5 24 (15.00%) TDD
6 21 (13.13%) UML
7 20 (12.50%) SOA
8 18 (11.25%) Load Balancing
9 17 (10.63%) Use Case
10 15 (9.38%) Stress Testing
10 15 (9.38%) OOP
11 14 (8.75%) Domain-Driven Design
12 12 (7.50%) Test Scripting
12 12 (7.50%) Multithreading
12 12 (7.50%) Performance Testing
13 10 (6.25%) 3D Programming
13 10 (6.25%) Project Management
13 10 (6.25%) Software Engineering
14 9 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (5.63%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
Programming Languages
1 73 (45.63%) SQL
2 58 (36.25%) JavaScript
3 52 (32.50%) C#
4 36 (22.50%) Java
5 29 (18.13%) C++
6 17 (10.63%) C
7 10 (6.25%) VC++
7 10 (6.25%) VB
7 10 (6.25%) PHP
8 8 (5.00%) PL/SQL
9 5 (3.13%) XPath
9 5 (3.13%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.50%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.88%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.88%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.88%) Apex Code
11 3 (1.88%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.25%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.25%) Ruby
13 1 (0.63%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 16 (10.00%) Degree
2 10 (6.25%) ISEB
3 9 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (5.00%) CCNA
4 8 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (4.38%) CCNP
6 4 (2.50%) MCSE
6 4 (2.50%) CCIE
7 3 (1.88%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.88%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.88%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.38%) WAI
2 4 (2.50%) QA
3 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (5.63%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.13%) vSphere
3 5 (3.13%) XenApp
3 5 (3.13%) XenDesktop
4 4 (2.50%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.88%) Squid
6 1 (0.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.88%) WSUS
1 3 (1.88%) SCCM
1 3 (1.88%) SCOM
2 2 (1.25%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.63%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (20.63%) Microsoft
2 27 (16.88%) Oracle
3 14 (8.75%) VMware
4 12 (7.50%) HP
5 11 (6.88%) Cisco
6 5 (3.13%) Citrix
6 5 (3.13%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.50%) SAP
7 4 (2.50%) webMethods
8 3 (1.88%) Perforce
8 3 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.88%) Apple
8 3 (1.88%) NetApp
8 3 (1.88%) IBM
8 3 (1.88%) Xamarin
8 3 (1.88%) Meraki
8 3 (1.88%) Riverbed
9 2 (1.25%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.63%) Tableau
10 1 (0.63%) Talend
Liverpool, Merseyside
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £27500 - £48000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EXCELerate
Salary: Circa £50k plus Healthcare and pension
Posted: 6 days ago