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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 115 124 145
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +21
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 56 29 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.50% 0.95% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.72% 8.87% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 12
Average salary £35,000 £36,900 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.14% +6.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £30,000 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
478 327 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.80% 10.73% 15.66%
Number of salaries quoted 307 219 281
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 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
Edinburgh +3 26 £31,750 -9.28% 11
Glasgow 0 21 £37,500 -9.63% 8
Stirling - 5 £47,500 - 2
Dundee - 2 £16,500 -
Highlands - 1 - -
HTTP
UK

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 44 (54.32%) Java
2 35 (43.21%) HTML
3 26 (32.10%) C#
4 23 (28.40%) Web Services
4 23 (28.40%) Windows
4 23 (28.40%) Linux
4 23 (28.40%) Apache
5 21 (25.93%) Finance
6 20 (24.69%) FTP
6 20 (24.69%) XML
6 20 (24.69%) Information Security
6 20 (24.69%) Java EE
7 19 (23.46%) Unit Testing
8 18 (22.22%) Degree
8 18 (22.22%) SQL
8 18 (22.22%) SMTP
8 18 (22.22%) Relational Database
9 17 (20.99%) Opscode Chef
9 17 (20.99%) TCP/IP
9 17 (20.99%) JavaScript
9 17 (20.99%) WebSphere
9 17 (20.99%) Puppet
9 17 (20.99%) NoSQL
10 16 (19.75%) Google
10 16 (19.75%) SQL Server
10 16 (19.75%) Microsoft
11 15 (18.52%) HTTPS
11 15 (18.52%) Oracle
11 15 (18.52%) C++
12 14 (17.28%) DNS

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 23 (28.40%) Apache
2 17 (20.99%) WebSphere
3 11 (13.58%) SharePoint
3 11 (13.58%) CMS
4 10 (12.35%) Tomcat
5 6 (7.41%) IIS
6 5 (6.17%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (4.94%) Jetty
7 4 (4.94%) nginx
8 2 (2.47%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (1.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (14.81%) Google Compute Engine
2 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (9.88%) Heroku
3 8 (9.88%) OpenShift
4 4 (4.94%) Google App Engine
4 4 (4.94%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (4.94%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 20 (24.69%) FTP
2 18 (22.22%) SMTP
3 17 (20.99%) TCP/IP
4 15 (18.52%) HTTPS
5 14 (17.28%) DNS
6 8 (9.88%) Firewall
7 7 (8.64%) LDAP
8 6 (7.41%) SSL
8 6 (7.41%) Internet
8 6 (7.41%) Wireshark
8 6 (7.41%) Network Security
9 5 (6.17%) tcpdump
10 4 (4.94%) IPsec
10 4 (4.94%) SSH
10 4 (4.94%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (4.94%) DHCP
11 2 (2.47%) LAN
11 2 (2.47%) OSPF
11 2 (2.47%) BGP
11 2 (2.47%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 17 (20.99%) NoSQL
3 16 (19.75%) SQL Server
4 12 (14.81%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.94%) MySQL
6 1 (1.23%) DB2
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (14.81%) Jenkins
2 11 (13.58%) Subversion
3 8 (9.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (8.64%) JUnit
5 5 (6.17%) Selenium
6 3 (3.70%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.70%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (3.70%) JMeter
6 3 (3.70%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.70%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.23%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.23%) Ant
7 1 (1.23%) Maven
7 1 (1.23%) Mocha
7 1 (1.23%) Fiddler
General
1 21 (25.93%) Finance
2 4 (4.94%) Games
2 4 (4.94%) German Language
2 4 (4.94%) Italian Language
2 4 (4.94%) Turkish Language
3 2 (2.47%) Retail
3 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.23%) Electronics
4 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (29.63%) Developer
2 16 (19.75%) Analyst
3 12 (14.81%) Architect
4 11 (13.58%) Support Analyst
4 11 (13.58%) Java Developer
5 8 (9.88%) Cloud Architect
6 7 (8.64%) Software Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) Graduate
7 6 (7.41%) Applications Support
7 6 (7.41%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) IT Support Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Implementation Consultant
8 5 (6.17%) WebSphere Specialist
8 5 (6.17%) Consultant
8 5 (6.17%) IT Support
9 4 (4.94%) Front-End Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Applications Specialist
9 4 (4.94%) IT Graduate
9 4 (4.94%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (43.21%) HTML
2 23 (28.40%) Web Services
3 20 (24.69%) XML
3 20 (24.69%) Java EE
4 13 (16.05%) CSS
4 13 (16.05%) .NET
5 12 (14.81%) Hibernate
6 11 (13.58%) SOAP
6 11 (13.58%) J2EE
7 10 (12.35%) HTML5
8 8 (9.88%) JDBC
9 7 (8.64%) Spring
9 7 (8.64%) jQuery
10 6 (7.41%) JSON
10 6 (7.41%) AngularJS
11 4 (4.94%) RESTful
11 4 (4.94%) CSS3
11 4 (4.94%) Regular Expression
11 4 (4.94%) ActiveMQ
11 4 (4.94%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) Management Information System
2 9 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.94%) Blog
4 3 (3.70%) Open Source
4 3 (3.70%) Social Media
4 3 (3.70%) Social Gaming
4 3 (3.70%) Mobile Games
5 2 (2.47%) Online Games
6 1 (1.23%) FMCG
6 1 (1.23%) iSeries
6 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.23%) Interactive TV
6 1 (1.23%) PKI
6 1 (1.23%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.23%) BBC
6 1 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.23%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 23 (28.40%) Windows
1 23 (28.40%) Linux
2 14 (17.28%) UNIX
3 9 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (6.17%) Windows 7
4 5 (6.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (6.17%) CentOS
4 5 (6.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (6.17%) AIX
4 5 (6.17%) Solaris
5 4 (4.94%) Fedora
6 3 (3.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.69%) Information Security
2 19 (23.46%) Unit Testing
3 14 (17.28%) Software Engineering
4 13 (16.05%) ITIL
5 11 (13.58%) Automated Testing
5 11 (13.58%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (13.58%) Capacity Management
6 10 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (11.11%) Fault Management
7 9 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
8 8 (9.88%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (9.88%) Web Development
9 7 (8.64%) OO
9 7 (8.64%) Project Management
9 7 (8.64%) Change Management
10 6 (7.41%) Configuration Management
10 6 (7.41%) Waterfall
11 5 (6.17%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (6.17%) DevOps
12 4 (4.94%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (54.32%) Java
2 26 (32.10%) C#
3 18 (22.22%) SQL
4 17 (20.99%) JavaScript
5 15 (18.52%) C++
6 14 (17.28%) Python
7 11 (13.58%) PowerShell
8 6 (7.41%) PHP
9 3 (3.70%) Perl
9 3 (3.70%) Clojure
9 3 (3.70%) ClojureScript
10 1 (1.23%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (1.23%) C
10 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (22.22%) Degree
2 8 (9.88%) MCP
3 4 (4.94%) GIAC
3 4 (4.94%) GCIA
3 4 (4.94%) GSEC
3 4 (4.94%) GCIH
3 4 (4.94%) GWAPT
3 4 (4.94%) GPEN
3 4 (4.94%) OSCP
3 4 (4.94%) OSCE
4 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) QA
2 6 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (9.88%) Docker
2 5 (6.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.94%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (20.99%) Puppet
1 17 (20.99%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (14.81%) CFEngine
3 4 (4.94%) Ansible
4 3 (3.70%) CA LISA
5 2 (2.47%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (2.47%) HP NNM
6 1 (1.23%) Ganglia
6 1 (1.23%) OpenSSO
6 1 (1.23%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (19.75%) Microsoft
1 16 (19.75%) Google
2 15 (18.52%) Oracle
3 9 (11.11%) JBoss
4 8 (9.88%) Sybase
5 5 (6.17%) IBM
5 5 (6.17%) VMware
6 4 (4.94%) Dell
7 3 (3.70%) CA
8 2 (2.47%) Juniper
8 2 (2.47%) HP
8 2 (2.47%) Cisco
8 2 (2.47%) F5
8 2 (2.47%) Twitter
9 1 (1.23%) Cyber-Ark
9 1 (1.23%) ForgeRock
9 1 (1.23%) Zend
9 1 (1.23%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (1.23%) SAP
9 1 (1.23%) Sun
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