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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 169 184 65
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -119
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 71 71 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.10% 1.00% 3.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.30% 6.50% 20.64%
Number of salaries quoted 55 52 195
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
1127 1093 1347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.39% 15.40% 18.19%
Number of salaries quoted 842 842 1070
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Manchester -3 36 £37,500 - 24
Cheshire +25 31 £40,000 -20.00% 14
Merseyside +12 1 £37,500 -6.25% 3
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 115 (66.09%) HTML
2 90 (51.72%) SQL
3 86 (49.43%) CSS
4 85 (48.85%) .NET
5 71 (40.80%) Agile Software Development
6 68 (39.08%) C#
7 67 (38.51%) Web Services
8 66 (37.93%) JavaScript
9 59 (33.91%) XML
10 58 (33.33%) ASP.NET
11 56 (32.18%) SQL Server
12 51 (29.31%) SOAP
13 50 (28.74%) Windows
13 50 (28.74%) OO
14 49 (28.16%) MVC
15 48 (27.59%) Java
16 45 (25.86%) Scrum
17 44 (25.29%) N-Tier
18 40 (22.99%) Microsoft
19 38 (21.84%) TDD
20 35 (20.11%) Oracle
21 33 (18.97%) HTML5
22 32 (18.39%) RESTful
22 32 (18.39%) Relational Database
22 32 (18.39%) Finance
22 32 (18.39%) JSON
23 31 (17.82%) C++
23 31 (17.82%) SOA
24 30 (17.24%) J2EE
24 30 (17.24%) Sass

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 17 (9.77%) IIS
2 14 (8.05%) Tomcat
3 9 (5.17%) CMS
4 8 (4.60%) WebSphere
4 8 (4.60%) Apache
4 8 (4.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (1.72%) Node.js
6 2 (1.15%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.15%) JBoss
6 2 (1.15%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.15%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.15%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 12 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.30%) MS Office
3 2 (1.15%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (1.15%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.15%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (1.15%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (1.15%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.57%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.17%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (4.02%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.72%) Force.com
4 2 (1.15%) SaaS
4 2 (1.15%) GitHub
4 2 (1.15%) Trello
5 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.37%) HTTPS
2 15 (8.62%) Internet
2 15 (8.62%) TCP/IP
3 10 (5.75%) DNS
4 7 (4.02%) SSL
5 6 (3.45%) Firewall
5 6 (3.45%) Network Security
6 4 (2.30%) Wireless
6 4 (2.30%) FTP
7 3 (1.72%) VPN
7 3 (1.72%) IPsec
7 3 (1.72%) Wireshark
8 2 (1.15%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (1.15%) LDAP
9 1 (0.57%) LAN
9 1 (0.57%) SMTP
9 1 (0.57%) DHCP
9 1 (0.57%) SSH
9 1 (0.57%) SAN
9 1 (0.57%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (32.18%) SQL Server
2 32 (18.39%) Relational Database
3 28 (16.09%) MySQL
4 19 (10.92%) RDBMS
5 18 (10.34%) Oracle Database
6 11 (6.32%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.72%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.15%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.57%) DTS
10 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.57%) Redis
10 1 (0.57%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 23 (13.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (10.92%) Git (software)
3 18 (10.34%) Subversion
4 13 (7.47%) Jenkins
5 11 (6.32%) LoadRunner
6 10 (5.75%) JIRA
7 9 (5.17%) Selenium
8 8 (4.60%) Maven
9 7 (4.02%) JMeter
9 7 (4.02%) JUnit
10 6 (3.45%) Eclipse
10 6 (3.45%) SoapUI
11 5 (2.87%) NUnit
11 5 (2.87%) Ant
11 5 (2.87%) TeamCity
12 4 (2.30%) Visual Studio
13 3 (1.72%) SpecFlow
13 3 (1.72%) Mercurial
13 3 (1.72%) MSTest
13 3 (1.72%) Cucumber
General
1 32 (18.39%) Finance
2 22 (12.64%) Marketing
3 9 (5.17%) Financial Institution
4 5 (2.87%) Retail
5 4 (2.30%) Banking
5 4 (2.30%) Back Office
6 3 (1.72%) Publishing
7 2 (1.15%) Games
Job Titles
1 128 (73.56%) Developer
2 49 (28.16%) .NET Developer
3 36 (20.69%) ASP.NET Developer
4 35 (20.11%) C# Developer
5 29 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 27 (15.52%) Java Developer
7 26 (14.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 18 (10.34%) Web Developer
9 13 (7.47%) Analyst
10 9 (5.17%) Senior Developer
10 9 (5.17%) HTML Developer
11 8 (4.60%) Test Manager
12 7 (4.02%) Software Engineer
12 7 (4.02%) Performance Manager
12 7 (4.02%) Performance Test Manager
12 7 (4.02%) Agile C# Developer
13 6 (3.45%) UI Developer
13 6 (3.45%) Java Applications Developer
13 6 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
13 6 (3.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (66.09%) HTML
2 86 (49.43%) CSS
3 85 (48.85%) .NET
4 67 (38.51%) Web Services
5 59 (33.91%) XML
6 58 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 51 (29.31%) SOAP
8 33 (18.97%) HTML5
9 32 (18.39%) RESTful
9 32 (18.39%) JSON
10 30 (17.24%) Sass
10 30 (17.24%) J2EE
11 25 (14.37%) ASP.NET MVC
12 23 (13.22%) REST
12 23 (13.22%) CSS3
13 22 (12.64%) .NET Framework
14 21 (12.07%) jQuery
15 16 (9.20%) XSLT
16 13 (7.47%) Ajax
16 13 (7.47%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 44 (25.29%) N-Tier
2 24 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (9.20%) User Experience
4 13 (7.47%) Computer Science
5 11 (6.32%) Mobile App
6 10 (5.75%) Mainframe
7 9 (5.17%) Client/Server
7 9 (5.17%) Inversion of Control
8 7 (4.02%) 3D Graphics
8 7 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (4.02%) Algorithms
9 6 (3.45%) W3C
10 5 (2.87%) Management Information System
11 4 (2.30%) Interactive TV
11 4 (2.30%) Visualisation
11 4 (2.30%) Online Banking
12 3 (1.72%) PKI
12 3 (1.72%) Cryptography
13 2 (1.15%) Animation
14 1 (0.57%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 50 (28.74%) Windows
2 25 (14.37%) Linux
3 15 (8.62%) UNIX
4 9 (5.17%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (3.45%) Android
6 3 (1.72%) CentOS
6 3 (1.72%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (40.80%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (28.74%) OO
3 49 (28.16%) MVC
4 45 (25.86%) Scrum
5 38 (21.84%) TDD
6 31 (17.82%) SOA
7 26 (14.94%) UML
8 24 (13.79%) Domain-Driven Design
9 20 (11.49%) Use Case
10 19 (10.92%) Load Balancing
10 19 (10.92%) Stress Testing
10 19 (10.92%) OOP
11 17 (9.77%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (8.62%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
13 14 (8.05%) Test Scripting
14 12 (6.90%) Unit Testing
14 12 (6.90%) Performance Testing
15 11 (6.32%) Dependency Injection
15 11 (6.32%) Software Engineering
16 10 (5.75%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 90 (51.72%) SQL
2 68 (39.08%) C#
3 66 (37.93%) JavaScript
4 48 (27.59%) Java
5 31 (17.82%) C++
6 20 (11.49%) C
7 12 (6.90%) PL/SQL
8 10 (5.75%) VB
8 10 (5.75%) XPath
9 7 (4.02%) Ruby
9 7 (4.02%) VC++
9 7 (4.02%) PHP
10 6 (3.45%) VB.NET
10 6 (3.45%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.87%) Python
12 3 (1.72%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.72%) Perl
12 3 (1.72%) Apex Code
12 3 (1.72%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.72%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 13 (7.47%) Degree
2 10 (5.75%) ISEB
3 9 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.72%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.15%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.15%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.57%) CCNP
6 1 (0.57%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.92%) WAI
2 7 (4.02%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (3.45%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.30%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.72%) Squid
3 3 (1.72%) Docker
4 1 (0.57%) XenApp
4 1 (0.57%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.87%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (1.72%) Puppet
2 3 (1.72%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (22.99%) Microsoft
2 35 (20.11%) Oracle
3 13 (7.47%) VMware
4 12 (6.90%) HP
5 8 (4.60%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.72%) Apple
6 3 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.72%) Perforce
6 3 (1.72%) Cisco
6 3 (1.72%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.15%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.15%) IBM
8 1 (0.57%) Citrix
8 1 (0.57%) Tableau
8 1 (0.57%) Vertica
8 1 (0.57%) Talend
8 1 (0.57%) Open-E
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