The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 138 127 111
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -16
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 18 32 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.58% 0.99% 1.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.07% 8.47% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 34
Average salary £55,000 £41,250 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +5.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £27,550 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £54,550
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
HTTP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
355 378 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.49% 11.65% 16.54%
Number of salaries quoted 216 271 304
Average salary £37,500 £37,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.66% -5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £24,902 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HTTP across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

HTTP
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HTTP across the Scotland region.

HTTP Salary Trend in Scotland

HTTP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HTTP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

HTTP Salary Histogram in Scotland

HTTP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 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
Edinburgh -2 9 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Glasgow +7 6 £55,000 +36.64% 7
Dundee - 2 £52,500 -
HTTP
UK

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 41 (53.25%) C#
2 36 (46.75%) HTML
3 34 (44.16%) Windows
4 28 (36.36%) Linux
4 28 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 25 (32.47%) Java
5 25 (32.47%) JavaScript
6 23 (29.87%) CSS
7 22 (28.57%) Web Services
7 22 (28.57%) C++
7 22 (28.57%) SQL
7 22 (28.57%) Finance
8 21 (27.27%) .NET
9 20 (25.97%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (24.68%) SQL Server
10 19 (24.68%) OO
11 18 (23.38%) SMTP
11 18 (23.38%) jQuery
11 18 (23.38%) Puppet
11 18 (23.38%) Opscode Chef
12 17 (22.08%) FTP
13 16 (20.78%) TCP/IP
13 16 (20.78%) ASP.NET
14 15 (19.48%) DNS
14 15 (19.48%) Python
14 15 (19.48%) MVC
14 15 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (19.48%) Google
14 15 (19.48%) Degree
14 15 (19.48%) Relational Database

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 13 (16.88%) SharePoint
2 12 (15.58%) Apache
3 10 (12.99%) WebSphere
4 8 (10.39%) CMS
4 8 (10.39%) WebLogic
5 7 (9.09%) Tomcat
5 7 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 5 (6.49%) Oracle Beehive
7 4 (5.19%) IIS
7 4 (5.19%) nginx
8 3 (3.90%) Jetty
8 3 (3.90%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (19.48%) Google Cloud Platform
2 13 (16.88%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (15.58%) Google Compute Engine
4 4 (5.19%) Heroku
4 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (5.19%) OpenShift
5 3 (3.90%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (3.90%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (3.90%) Google App Engine
6 1 (1.30%) SaaS
6 1 (1.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (23.38%) SMTP
2 17 (22.08%) FTP
3 16 (20.78%) TCP/IP
4 15 (19.48%) DNS
5 12 (15.58%) HTTPS
6 7 (9.09%) Firewall
7 4 (5.19%) LDAP
7 4 (5.19%) Wireshark
8 3 (3.90%) tcpdump
8 3 (3.90%) Network Security
8 3 (3.90%) SSH
8 3 (3.90%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (3.90%) DHCP
8 3 (3.90%) SSL
8 3 (3.90%) IPsec
9 2 (2.60%) Internet
9 2 (2.60%) SAN
9 2 (2.60%) SNMP
9 2 (2.60%) NAS
10 1 (1.30%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.68%) SQL Server
2 15 (19.48%) Relational Database
2 15 (19.48%) NoSQL
3 12 (15.58%) RDBMS
4 6 (7.79%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (7.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (6.49%) Oracle Exadata
5 5 (6.49%) Oracle ODI
5 5 (6.49%) Oracle Database
5 5 (6.49%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (6.49%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (6.49%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 5 (6.49%) Oracle9i Database
5 5 (6.49%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.60%) MySQL
6 2 (2.60%) Big Data
7 1 (1.30%) DB2
7 1 (1.30%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (10.39%) Visual Studio
2 7 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.49%) Oracle APEX
3 5 (6.49%) Subversion
3 5 (6.49%) JUnit
4 4 (5.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (3.90%) Selenium
6 2 (2.60%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (2.60%) JMeter
6 2 (2.60%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.60%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.30%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (1.30%) Firebug
7 1 (1.30%) Fiddler
7 1 (1.30%) Mocha
General
1 22 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (5.19%) Banking
3 3 (3.90%) German Language
3 3 (3.90%) Italian Language
3 3 (3.90%) Turkish Language
4 2 (2.60%) Games
5 1 (1.30%) Local Government
5 1 (1.30%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (32.47%) Developer
2 17 (22.08%) Analyst
2 17 (22.08%) Architect
3 11 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 11 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 7 (9.09%) Java Architect
5 6 (7.79%) Applications Support
5 6 (7.79%) Web Developer
5 6 (7.79%) .NET Developer
5 6 (7.79%) Applications Support Analyst
6 5 (6.49%) Cloud Architect
6 5 (6.49%) IT Support
6 5 (6.49%) IT Support Analyst
6 5 (6.49%) Oracle DBA
6 5 (6.49%) DBA
6 5 (6.49%) Technical Architect
7 4 (5.19%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Security Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Lead Software Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (46.75%) HTML
2 23 (29.87%) CSS
3 22 (28.57%) Web Services
4 21 (27.27%) .NET
5 18 (23.38%) jQuery
6 16 (20.78%) ASP.NET
7 14 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (15.58%) .NET Framework
8 12 (15.58%) Java EE
9 11 (14.29%) XML
9 11 (14.29%) HTML5
10 10 (12.99%) JSON
10 10 (12.99%) AngularJS
11 9 (11.69%) CSS3
12 8 (10.39%) REST
13 6 (7.79%) Raphaël
13 6 (7.79%) Razor View Engine
14 5 (6.49%) Spring
14 5 (6.49%) SOAP
15 4 (5.19%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.58%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.79%) Mathematics
3 4 (5.19%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.19%) Physics
4 3 (3.90%) Blog
5 2 (2.60%) BBC
5 2 (2.60%) Mobile Games
5 2 (2.60%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.60%) Social Media
5 2 (2.60%) Online Games
5 2 (2.60%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.60%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.60%) Social Gaming
6 1 (1.30%) User Experience
6 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.30%) iSeries
6 1 (1.30%) DataPower
6 1 (1.30%) Interactive TV
6 1 (1.30%) Replication
6 1 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 34 (44.16%) Windows
2 28 (36.36%) Linux
3 9 (11.69%) Mac OS X
4 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (6.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (6.49%) Windows 7
4 5 (6.49%) UNIX
4 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (5.19%) CentOS
6 3 (3.90%) Fedora
7 2 (2.60%) AIX
8 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.97%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (24.68%) OO
3 15 (19.48%) MVC
3 15 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (18.18%) Information Security
4 14 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 13 (16.88%) ITIL
5 13 (16.88%) Web Development
5 13 (16.88%) Automated Testing
6 9 (11.69%) Web Application Development
6 9 (11.69%) Scrum
7 8 (10.39%) OOP
7 8 (10.39%) Software Engineering
7 8 (10.39%) Embedded Software Development
8 7 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (9.09%) Web Design
9 6 (7.79%) Configuration Management
9 6 (7.79%) Performance Analysis
10 5 (6.49%) Change Management
10 5 (6.49%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 41 (53.25%) C#
2 25 (32.47%) Java
2 25 (32.47%) JavaScript
3 22 (28.57%) C++
3 22 (28.57%) SQL
4 15 (19.48%) Python
5 11 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 7 (9.09%) Shell Script
7 6 (7.79%) C
7 6 (7.79%) VB.NET
7 6 (7.79%) T-SQL
8 5 (6.49%) Perl
8 5 (6.49%) PHP
9 3 (3.90%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.60%) Korn
10 2 (2.60%) ClojureScript
10 2 (2.60%) Clojure
11 1 (1.30%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (1.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (19.48%) Degree
2 3 (3.90%) GWAPT
2 3 (3.90%) GPEN
2 3 (3.90%) OSCP
2 3 (3.90%) OSCE
2 3 (3.90%) GCIA
2 3 (3.90%) GSEC
2 3 (3.90%) GCIH
2 3 (3.90%) GIAC
3 1 (1.30%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.30%) MCP
3 1 (1.30%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) QA
1 5 (6.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.60%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (6.49%) Oracle RAC
1 5 (6.49%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (6.49%) Xen
1 5 (6.49%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (6.49%) Firmware
2 4 (5.19%) Docker
3 2 (2.60%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.60%) KVM
4 1 (1.30%) NFS
4 1 (1.30%) RACF
4 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (23.38%) Puppet
1 18 (23.38%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (15.58%) CFEngine
3 5 (6.49%) Data Guard
4 3 (3.90%) Ansible
5 2 (2.60%) CA LISA
5 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.30%) SCOM
6 1 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (1.30%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 28 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 15 (19.48%) Google
3 14 (18.18%) Oracle
4 8 (10.39%) Xamarin
5 5 (6.49%) VMware
6 4 (5.19%) Sybase
6 4 (5.19%) Kony
7 3 (3.90%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.90%) Dell
8 2 (2.60%) CA
8 2 (2.60%) Veritas
9 1 (1.30%) ArcSight
9 1 (1.30%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.30%) Twitter
9 1 (1.30%) IBM
9 1 (1.30%) Cognizant
9 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
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