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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 132 112 146
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +34
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 125 146 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.70% 2.15% 1.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.44% 15.72% 11.73%
Number of salaries quoted 111 129 104
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1197 929 1159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.25% 13.68% 14.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1003 789 993
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
Manchester -23 67 £40,000 - 22
Cheshire -18 47 £40,000 -5.88% 12
Merseyside +14 4 £37,500 -6.25%
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 107 (50.47%) HTML
2 93 (43.87%) Java
3 91 (42.92%) CSS
4 89 (41.98%) SQL
5 82 (38.68%) .NET
5 82 (38.68%) Agile Software Development
6 77 (36.32%) XML
7 73 (34.43%) SOAP
8 68 (32.08%) C#
9 66 (31.13%) JavaScript
10 64 (30.19%) Web Services
11 60 (28.30%) ASP.NET
11 60 (28.30%) TDD
12 57 (26.89%) Windows
12 57 (26.89%) Linux
12 57 (26.89%) MVC
13 54 (25.47%) WebSphere
14 53 (25.00%) Tomcat
14 53 (25.00%) N-Tier
15 50 (23.58%) Microsoft
16 49 (23.11%) JSON
17 48 (22.64%) SOA
18 46 (21.70%) SQL Server
19 44 (20.75%) Servlets
20 43 (20.28%) XSLT
21 42 (19.81%) Spring
21 42 (19.81%) Scrum
21 42 (19.81%) OO
22 41 (19.34%) J2SE
23 39 (18.40%) Relational Database

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 54 (25.47%) WebSphere
2 53 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 25 (11.79%) IIS
3 25 (11.79%) Apache
4 17 (8.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 12 (5.66%) IBM HTTP Server
6 8 (3.77%) CMS
6 8 (3.77%) nginx
7 7 (3.30%) JBoss
8 6 (2.83%) Jetty
9 5 (2.36%) WordPress
9 5 (2.36%) Node.js
10 4 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.94%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.94%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.94%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.47%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 15 (7.08%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.83%) MS Office
3 5 (2.36%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.42%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 5 (2.36%) Magento
2 2 (0.94%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.94%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.94%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.94%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.47%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.72%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (2.36%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (2.36%) Google App Engine
2 5 (2.36%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (1.89%) Trello
4 2 (0.94%) SaaS
4 2 (0.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 27 (12.74%) TCP/IP
2 20 (9.43%) FTP
3 19 (8.96%) HTTPS
4 18 (8.49%) DNS
5 12 (5.66%) Internet
6 7 (3.30%) IPsec
7 6 (2.83%) Firewall
7 6 (2.83%) SSL
7 6 (2.83%) Wireshark
8 5 (2.36%) DHCP
9 4 (1.89%) Network Security
10 3 (1.42%) LAN
11 2 (0.94%) LDAP
11 2 (0.94%) VPN
11 2 (0.94%) OSPF
11 2 (0.94%) EIGRP
11 2 (0.94%) OpenLDAP
11 2 (0.94%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (0.47%) Wireless
12 1 (0.47%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (21.70%) SQL Server
2 39 (18.40%) Relational Database
3 23 (10.85%) MySQL
4 21 (9.91%) Hazelcast
5 20 (9.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 19 (8.96%) RDBMS
7 17 (8.02%) Oracle Database
8 8 (3.77%) Informix
9 6 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.89%) DTS
11 3 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.94%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.94%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.47%) Mahout
13 1 (0.47%) Big Data
13 1 (0.47%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 36 (16.98%) Maven
2 34 (16.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 33 (15.57%) Git (software)
4 31 (14.62%) Jenkins
5 24 (11.32%) Subversion
6 19 (8.96%) JUnit
7 18 (8.49%) Selenium
8 17 (8.02%) JIRA
9 12 (5.66%) Cucumber
10 10 (4.72%) Ant
11 9 (4.25%) TeamCity
12 8 (3.77%) Mockito
12 8 (3.77%) Introscope
13 7 (3.30%) Visual Studio
13 7 (3.30%) NUnit
13 7 (3.30%) SoapUI
14 5 (2.36%) SpecFlow
14 5 (2.36%) NCrunch
14 5 (2.36%) MSTest
14 5 (2.36%) Mercurial
General
1 25 (11.79%) Finance
2 18 (8.49%) Marketing
3 9 (4.25%) Games
4 7 (3.30%) Retail
5 6 (2.83%) Banking
6 5 (2.36%) German Language
6 5 (2.36%) Italian Language
6 5 (2.36%) Turkish Language
7 1 (0.47%) Automotive
7 1 (0.47%) Publishing
7 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 159 (75.00%) Developer
2 63 (29.72%) Java Developer
3 52 (24.53%) .NET Developer
4 36 (16.98%) ASP.NET Developer
5 33 (15.57%) C# Developer
6 23 (10.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 23 (10.85%) C# .NET Developer
7 18 (8.49%) Analyst
8 15 (7.08%) Senior Developer
9 14 (6.60%) Applications Developer
10 13 (6.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 12 (5.66%) Software Engineer
12 11 (5.19%) Web Developer
12 11 (5.19%) Java Applications Developer
12 11 (5.19%) Agile .NET Developer
13 10 (4.72%) Software Developer
14 9 (4.25%) Agile C# Developer
15 7 (3.30%) UI Developer
15 7 (3.30%) UI Programmer
16 6 (2.83%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (50.47%) HTML
2 91 (42.92%) CSS
3 82 (38.68%) .NET
4 77 (36.32%) XML
5 73 (34.43%) SOAP
6 64 (30.19%) Web Services
7 60 (28.30%) ASP.NET
8 49 (23.11%) JSON
9 44 (20.75%) Servlets
10 43 (20.28%) XSLT
11 42 (19.81%) Spring
12 41 (19.34%) J2SE
13 34 (16.04%) JMS
13 34 (16.04%) J2EE
13 34 (16.04%) ASP.NET MVC
13 34 (16.04%) Sass
14 30 (14.15%) Grails
14 30 (14.15%) XML Schema
15 29 (13.68%) SAX
15 29 (13.68%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 53 (25.00%) N-Tier
2 17 (8.02%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (7.08%) Computer Science
4 14 (6.60%) User Experience
4 14 (6.60%) Inversion of Control
5 12 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.77%) Open Source
7 7 (3.30%) W3C
8 6 (2.83%) Client/Server
9 5 (2.36%) Blog
10 4 (1.89%) Statistics
10 4 (1.89%) Online Banking
11 3 (1.42%) 3D Graphics
11 3 (1.42%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.94%) Cryptography
12 2 (0.94%) PKI
13 1 (0.47%) Taxonomies
13 1 (0.47%) Visualisation
13 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 57 (26.89%) Windows
1 57 (26.89%) Linux
2 36 (16.98%) Android
3 24 (11.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (6.13%) Apple iOS
5 11 (5.19%) UNIX
6 2 (0.94%) CentOS
6 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.94%) Debian
6 2 (0.94%) AIX
7 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (38.68%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (28.30%) TDD
3 57 (26.89%) MVC
4 48 (22.64%) SOA
5 42 (19.81%) OO
5 42 (19.81%) Scrum
6 38 (17.92%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (17.45%) Domain-Driven Design
8 35 (16.51%) E-Commerce
9 32 (15.09%) Software Engineering
10 24 (11.32%) Unit Testing
11 16 (7.55%) Dependency Injection
11 16 (7.55%) CQRS
12 15 (7.08%) DevOps
12 15 (7.08%) UML
13 14 (6.60%) BDD
14 13 (6.13%) OOD
15 11 (5.19%) OOP
15 11 (5.19%) User Stories
15 11 (5.19%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 93 (43.87%) Java
2 89 (41.98%) SQL
3 68 (32.08%) C#
4 66 (31.13%) JavaScript
5 34 (16.04%) XPath
6 17 (8.02%) C++
7 13 (6.13%) C
8 12 (5.66%) Python
8 12 (5.66%) Ruby
9 10 (4.72%) PL/SQL
10 9 (4.25%) PowerShell
11 8 (3.77%) Perl
12 6 (2.83%) Shell Script
12 6 (2.83%) T-SQL
13 5 (2.36%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.89%) PHP
15 3 (1.42%) VC++
16 2 (0.94%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.94%) XQuery
17 1 (0.47%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 14 (6.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (4.25%) Degree
3 3 (1.42%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.94%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.94%) CCNP
4 2 (0.94%) CCIP
4 2 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.08%) QA
2 11 (5.19%) WAI
3 5 (2.36%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (6.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.30%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.36%) Xen
3 5 (2.36%) Docker
4 2 (0.94%) Varnish
4 2 (0.94%) Squid
5 1 (0.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (5.66%) Puppet
2 7 (3.30%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.83%) Vagrant
4 5 (2.36%) Ansible
4 5 (2.36%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 50 (23.58%) Microsoft
2 38 (17.92%) Oracle
3 26 (12.26%) Red Hat
4 19 (8.96%) VMware
5 18 (8.49%) IBM
6 10 (4.72%) Perforce
7 8 (3.77%) Compuware
7 8 (3.77%) HP
8 6 (2.83%) Google
9 3 (1.42%) Cisco
9 3 (1.42%) Open-E
10 2 (0.94%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.94%) Percona
10 2 (0.94%) Actimize
11 1 (0.47%) Omniture
11 1 (0.47%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.47%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.47%) Apple
11 1 (0.47%) Citrix
11 1 (0.47%) Avaya
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