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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 149 144 133
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 101 102 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.47% 1.55% 1.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.17% 11.05% 12.48%
Number of salaries quoted 93 90 113
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £30,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
1102 923 1210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.99% 13.98% 15.28%
Number of salaries quoted 920 803 993
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £55,000 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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 -21 59 £38,250 -10.00% 28
Cheshire -4 30 £40,000 -5.88% 10
Merseyside +19 7 £37,500 -6.25% 2
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 114 (55.34%) HTML
2 97 (47.09%) CSS
3 94 (45.63%) SQL
3 94 (45.63%) .NET
4 87 (42.23%) Agile Software Development
5 82 (39.81%) C#
6 72 (34.95%) Java
6 72 (34.95%) ASP.NET
6 72 (34.95%) SOAP
7 68 (33.01%) JavaScript
8 65 (31.55%) Web Services
9 64 (31.07%) XML
9 64 (31.07%) MVC
10 61 (29.61%) TDD
11 57 (27.67%) N-Tier
12 55 (26.70%) Microsoft
13 53 (25.73%) SOA
14 51 (24.76%) SQL Server
14 51 (24.76%) Scrum
14 51 (24.76%) JSON
15 49 (23.79%) Linux
16 48 (23.30%) Windows
17 46 (22.33%) OO
18 41 (19.90%) Domain-Driven Design
18 41 (19.90%) ASP.NET MVC
19 39 (18.93%) Team Foundation Server
19 39 (18.93%) Sass
19 39 (18.93%) Tomcat
20 38 (18.45%) Relational Database
21 34 (16.50%) Continuous Integration

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 39 (18.93%) Tomcat
2 34 (16.50%) WebSphere
3 26 (12.62%) IIS
4 24 (11.65%) Apache
5 11 (5.34%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 7 (3.40%) CMS
6 7 (3.40%) nginx
7 5 (2.43%) WordPress
7 5 (2.43%) IBM HTTP Server
7 5 (2.43%) Jetty
7 5 (2.43%) JBoss
7 5 (2.43%) Node.js
8 4 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.97%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.97%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.97%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.49%) Documentum
Applications
1 15 (7.28%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.91%) MS Office
3 5 (2.43%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.46%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 5 (2.43%) Magento
2 2 (0.97%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.97%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.97%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.97%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.34%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (2.43%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (2.43%) Google App Engine
2 5 (2.43%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (1.94%) Trello
4 2 (0.97%) SaaS
4 2 (0.97%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 26 (12.62%) TCP/IP
2 21 (10.19%) HTTPS
3 18 (8.74%) FTP
3 18 (8.74%) DNS
4 11 (5.34%) Internet
5 8 (3.88%) IPsec
6 6 (2.91%) Firewall
6 6 (2.91%) SSL
6 6 (2.91%) Wireshark
7 5 (2.43%) DHCP
8 4 (1.94%) Network Security
9 3 (1.46%) LAN
9 3 (1.46%) VPN
10 2 (0.97%) LDAP
10 2 (0.97%) OSPF
10 2 (0.97%) EIGRP
10 2 (0.97%) OpenLDAP
10 2 (0.97%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (0.49%) Wireless
11 1 (0.49%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (24.76%) SQL Server
2 38 (18.45%) Relational Database
3 27 (13.11%) MySQL
4 21 (10.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 19 (9.22%) Oracle Database
6 18 (8.74%) RDBMS
7 12 (5.83%) Hazelcast
8 6 (2.91%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.94%) DTS
10 3 (1.46%) Informix
11 2 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.97%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.49%) CouchDB
12 1 (0.49%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.49%) IDOL
12 1 (0.49%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 39 (18.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (15.53%) Git (software)
3 27 (13.11%) Jenkins
4 23 (11.17%) Subversion
5 22 (10.68%) Maven
6 13 (6.31%) JIRA
6 13 (6.31%) Selenium
6 13 (6.31%) JUnit
7 9 (4.37%) TeamCity
8 8 (3.88%) Ant
9 7 (3.40%) NUnit
9 7 (3.40%) Visual Studio
9 7 (3.40%) Cucumber
10 6 (2.91%) SoapUI
10 6 (2.91%) Eclipse
10 6 (2.91%) JMeter
11 5 (2.43%) Dreamweaver
11 5 (2.43%) ReSharper
11 5 (2.43%) SpecFlow
11 5 (2.43%) Mercurial
General
1 22 (10.68%) Marketing
2 21 (10.19%) Finance
3 7 (3.40%) Banking
3 7 (3.40%) Retail
4 5 (2.43%) German Language
4 5 (2.43%) Italian Language
4 5 (2.43%) Turkish Language
5 3 (1.46%) Publishing
5 3 (1.46%) Games
6 1 (0.49%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 151 (73.30%) Developer
2 59 (28.64%) .NET Developer
3 46 (22.33%) Java Developer
4 42 (20.39%) ASP.NET Developer
5 38 (18.45%) C# Developer
6 28 (13.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 28 (13.59%) C# .NET Developer
7 17 (8.25%) Analyst
8 14 (6.80%) Web Developer
9 13 (6.31%) Applications Developer
10 12 (5.83%) Senior Developer
10 12 (5.83%) Agile .NET Developer
11 10 (4.85%) Agile C# Developer
11 10 (4.85%) Java Applications Developer
12 8 (3.88%) Software Engineer
13 7 (3.40%) Front-End Developer
13 7 (3.40%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 6 (2.91%) UI Programmer
14 6 (2.91%) UI Developer
14 6 (2.91%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (55.34%) HTML
2 97 (47.09%) CSS
3 94 (45.63%) .NET
4 72 (34.95%) ASP.NET
4 72 (34.95%) SOAP
5 65 (31.55%) Web Services
6 64 (31.07%) XML
7 51 (24.76%) JSON
8 41 (19.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 39 (18.93%) Sass
10 33 (16.02%) RESTful
10 33 (16.02%) XSLT
11 32 (15.53%) .NET Framework
12 30 (14.56%) J2EE
13 29 (14.08%) J2SE
14 28 (13.59%) REST
15 26 (12.62%) Servlets
16 24 (11.65%) Spring
16 24 (11.65%) HTML5
16 24 (11.65%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 57 (27.67%) N-Tier
2 21 (10.19%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (8.25%) User Experience
4 15 (7.28%) Inversion of Control
5 13 (6.31%) Computer Science
5 13 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (3.40%) W3C
7 5 (2.43%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.43%) Online Banking
7 5 (2.43%) Blog
8 4 (1.94%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.94%) Statistics
9 3 (1.46%) 3D Graphics
9 3 (1.46%) Cryptography
9 3 (1.46%) PKI
9 3 (1.46%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.46%) Open Source
10 1 (0.49%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.49%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 49 (23.79%) Linux
2 48 (23.30%) Windows
3 22 (10.68%) Android
4 16 (7.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (6.31%) Apple iOS
6 10 (4.85%) UNIX
7 3 (1.46%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.46%) CentOS
8 2 (0.97%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (42.23%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (31.07%) MVC
3 61 (29.61%) TDD
4 53 (25.73%) SOA
5 51 (24.76%) Scrum
6 46 (22.33%) OO
7 41 (19.90%) Domain-Driven Design
8 34 (16.50%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (12.14%) Unit Testing
9 25 (12.14%) Software Engineering
10 22 (10.68%) E-Commerce
11 21 (10.19%) UML
12 17 (8.25%) Dependency Injection
12 17 (8.25%) CQRS
13 16 (7.77%) DevOps
14 15 (7.28%) Use Case
14 15 (7.28%) Stress Testing
14 15 (7.28%) OOP
14 15 (7.28%) Load Balancing
15 13 (6.31%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 94 (45.63%) SQL
2 82 (39.81%) C#
3 72 (34.95%) Java
4 68 (33.01%) JavaScript
5 23 (11.17%) XPath
6 17 (8.25%) C++
7 14 (6.80%) C
8 13 (6.31%) PL/SQL
9 12 (5.83%) Ruby
10 10 (4.85%) Python
11 9 (4.37%) PowerShell
12 8 (3.88%) Perl
13 6 (2.91%) T-SQL
13 6 (2.91%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.94%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.94%) PHP
15 3 (1.46%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.46%) VC++
16 2 (0.97%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.97%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 15 (7.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (3.88%) Degree
3 3 (1.46%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.97%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.97%) CCNP
4 2 (0.97%) CCIP
5 1 (0.49%) ISEB
5 1 (0.49%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.28%) WAI
1 15 (7.28%) QA
2 5 (2.43%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (6.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.88%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.43%) Xen
3 5 (2.43%) Docker
4 3 (1.46%) Squid
5 2 (0.97%) Varnish
6 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (5.83%) Puppet
2 7 (3.40%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.43%) Ansible
3 5 (2.43%) Vagrant
3 5 (2.43%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 55 (26.70%) Microsoft
2 34 (16.50%) Oracle
3 22 (10.68%) VMware
4 18 (8.74%) Red Hat
5 9 (4.37%) IBM
6 6 (2.91%) Perforce
7 5 (2.43%) Google
8 4 (1.94%) HP
9 3 (1.46%) Apple
9 3 (1.46%) Cisco
9 3 (1.46%) Compuware
9 3 (1.46%) Xamarin
9 3 (1.46%) Open-E
10 2 (0.97%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.97%) Percona
11 1 (0.49%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.49%) Citrix
11 1 (0.49%) Avaya
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Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, car allowance
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TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, incnetives
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + package
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Middlewich, Cheshire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: up to £21,000 + Benefits
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Greater Manchester
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £17,000 - £22,000 Dependent on Experience
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + package
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Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + package + pension
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, flexi hours
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Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum + package
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Car
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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