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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 157 160 171
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 94 91 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.44% 1.27% 1.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.97% 8.75% 8.17%
Number of salaries quoted 80 80 79
Average salary £46,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
943 1040 1053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.45% 14.56% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 761 879 883
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 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 30 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 +32 47 £55,000 +46.66% 12
Manchester -28 19 £34,500 -13.75% 30
Lancashire - 17 £45,000 - 2
Cumbria - 8 £41,250 - 7
Merseyside +3 3 £50,000 +17.64% 1
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 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 96 (57.49%) HTML
2 70 (41.92%) JavaScript
3 64 (38.32%) CSS
4 59 (35.33%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (31.14%) HTML5
5 52 (31.14%) Web Services
6 51 (30.54%) XML
7 50 (29.94%) Finance
8 49 (29.34%) SQL
9 43 (25.75%) Scrum
10 41 (24.55%) .NET
10 41 (24.55%) SQL Server
11 40 (23.95%) OO
12 38 (22.75%) Windows
12 38 (22.75%) HTTPS
13 37 (22.16%) AngularJS
14 34 (20.36%) Java
14 34 (20.36%) jQuery
15 32 (19.16%) MVC
16 31 (18.56%) User Experience
16 31 (18.56%) CSS3
16 31 (18.56%) Backbone.js
16 31 (18.56%) KnockoutJS
17 30 (17.96%) DNS
17 30 (17.96%) CMS
18 29 (17.37%) Microsoft
18 29 (17.37%) Sass
19 28 (16.77%) C#
20 25 (14.97%) TDD
21 24 (14.37%) LESS

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 30 (17.96%) CMS
2 12 (7.19%) Apache
3 10 (5.99%) nginx
4 7 (4.19%) IIS
5 4 (2.40%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.40%) MS Exchange
5 4 (2.40%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.80%) Jetty
6 3 (1.80%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.60%) Node.js
7 1 (0.60%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.60%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 16 (9.58%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.79%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (4.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.19%) Magento
2 1 (0.60%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.19%) Google Analytics
1 7 (4.19%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.40%) SaaS
2 4 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.80%) Force.com
3 3 (1.80%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.80%) Amazon S3
3 3 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.80%) PaaS
3 3 (1.80%) Route 53
3 3 (1.80%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.60%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 38 (22.75%) HTTPS
2 30 (17.96%) DNS
3 18 (10.78%) Internet
4 17 (10.18%) FTP
5 14 (8.38%) SSL
5 14 (8.38%) DHCP
6 12 (7.19%) SMTP
6 12 (7.19%) TCP/IP
7 11 (6.59%) Firewall
7 11 (6.59%) Network Security
8 8 (4.79%) SSH
9 7 (4.19%) Wireless
9 7 (4.19%) SAN
10 5 (2.99%) LAN
11 4 (2.40%) VLAN
11 4 (2.40%) FCoE
11 4 (2.40%) iSCSI
11 4 (2.40%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (1.80%) Cisco ISE
12 3 (1.80%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (24.55%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.19%) MySQL
3 7 (4.19%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.99%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.99%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.80%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.80%) Big Data
5 3 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.20%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.60%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.60%) Redis
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (7.78%) LoadRunner
1 13 (7.78%) Jasmine
2 7 (4.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (3.59%) Subversion
4 4 (2.40%) JUnit
4 4 (2.40%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.40%) Cucumber
4 4 (2.40%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.80%) Hudson
5 3 (1.80%) HP UFT
5 3 (1.80%) WebLOAD
5 3 (1.80%) Maven
6 2 (1.20%) JIRA
6 2 (1.20%) Selenium
6 2 (1.20%) JMeter
6 2 (1.20%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.60%) Facilita Forecast
7 1 (0.60%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.60%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.60%) Eclipse
General
1 50 (29.94%) Finance
2 13 (7.78%) Banking
2 13 (7.78%) Retail
3 11 (6.59%) Financial Institution
4 10 (5.99%) Legal
5 6 (3.59%) Corporate Banking
5 6 (3.59%) Marketing
6 5 (2.99%) Back Office
6 5 (2.99%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.20%) Games
8 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 82 (49.10%) Developer
2 32 (19.16%) Analyst
3 18 (10.78%) .NET Developer
3 18 (10.78%) HTML Developer
4 14 (8.38%) JavaScript Developer
5 12 (7.19%) Web Developer
6 11 (6.59%) C# Developer
6 11 (6.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (6.59%) UI Developer
6 11 (6.59%) UI Programmer
7 10 (5.99%) EDI Analyst
7 10 (5.99%) Administrator
8 8 (4.79%) C++ Developer
8 8 (4.79%) Test Manager
8 8 (4.79%) Business Analyst
8 8 (4.79%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (4.79%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (4.19%) Performance Test Manager
9 7 (4.19%) Linux Administrator
9 7 (4.19%) Performance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (57.49%) HTML
2 64 (38.32%) CSS
3 52 (31.14%) Web Services
3 52 (31.14%) HTML5
4 51 (30.54%) XML
5 41 (24.55%) .NET
6 37 (22.16%) AngularJS
7 34 (20.36%) jQuery
8 31 (18.56%) Backbone.js
8 31 (18.56%) KnockoutJS
8 31 (18.56%) CSS3
9 29 (17.37%) Sass
10 24 (14.37%) LESS
11 23 (13.77%) ASP.NET
12 18 (10.78%) SVG
13 15 (8.98%) XML Schema
13 15 (8.98%) EDIFACT
13 15 (8.98%) EDI
14 14 (8.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 13 (7.78%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 31 (18.56%) User Experience
2 23 (13.77%) Mobile App
3 18 (10.78%) Visualisation
4 15 (8.98%) Computer Science
4 15 (8.98%) TRADACOMS
5 13 (7.78%) N-Tier
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%) Smartphone
7 8 (4.79%) Algorithms
8 7 (4.19%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (3.59%) Hybrid Cloud
9 6 (3.59%) Interactive TV
10 5 (2.99%) Data Centre
11 4 (2.40%) Private Cloud
12 3 (1.80%) FlexPod
12 3 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (1.80%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 38 (22.75%) Windows
2 20 (11.98%) Linux
3 13 (7.78%) UNIX
4 12 (7.19%) CentOS
5 5 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.60%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.60%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (35.33%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (25.75%) Scrum
3 40 (23.95%) OO
4 32 (19.16%) MVC
5 25 (14.97%) TDD
6 21 (12.57%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (12.57%) Responsive Web Design
7 20 (11.98%) Web Design
8 17 (10.18%) Performance Testing
9 16 (9.58%) E-Commerce
10 15 (8.98%) Project Management
10 15 (8.98%) Load Balancing
11 14 (8.38%) Test Scripting
12 12 (7.19%) Unit Testing
13 11 (6.59%) Multithreading
14 9 (5.39%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (4.79%) ITIL
15 8 (4.79%) 3D Programming
15 8 (4.79%) Continuous Improvement
15 8 (4.79%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 70 (41.92%) JavaScript
2 49 (29.34%) SQL
3 34 (20.36%) Java
4 28 (16.77%) C#
5 21 (12.57%) C++
6 16 (9.58%) C
7 13 (7.78%) PHP
8 10 (5.99%) VB
9 8 (4.79%) VC++
10 5 (2.99%) Ruby
11 4 (2.40%) Python
11 4 (2.40%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.40%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.80%) Apex Code
13 2 (1.20%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.60%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.60%) Groovy
14 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (13.77%) Degree
2 14 (8.38%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (7.78%) CCNA
4 11 (6.59%) CCNP
5 10 (5.99%) ISEB
6 8 (4.79%) SC Cleared
6 8 (4.79%) Security Cleared
7 7 (4.19%) CCIE
7 7 (4.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (2.40%) MCSE
9 2 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (1.20%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.78%) QA
2 5 (2.99%) WAI
3 3 (1.80%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (4.79%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.59%) vSphere
4 5 (2.99%) XenApp
4 5 (2.99%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.20%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 2 (1.20%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
6 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%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.60%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 29 (17.37%) Microsoft
2 18 (10.78%) Oracle
3 16 (9.58%) Cisco
4 15 (8.98%) SAP
4 15 (8.98%) webMethods
5 13 (7.78%) HP
6 12 (7.19%) VMware
7 7 (4.19%) Google
8 6 (3.59%) Citrix
9 4 (2.40%) IBM
9 4 (2.40%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.80%) McAfee
10 3 (1.80%) Riverbed
10 3 (1.80%) RightScale
10 3 (1.80%) NetApp
10 3 (1.80%) Meraki
11 2 (1.20%) EMC
12 1 (0.60%) Software AG
12 1 (0.60%) Juniper
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