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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 99 139 137
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -2
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 67 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.95% 0.63% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.90% 5.99% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 34 15 15
Average salary £30,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.92% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £45,000
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
482 334 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 14.03% 10.53% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 307 226 274
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £27,500 £22,716
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +15 37 £30,000 -21.97% 6
Glasgow +9 21 £38,250 -11.04% 1
Stirling - 5 £47,500 -
Dundee - 2 £16,500 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £26,223 -
Highlands - 1 - -
HTTP
UK

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 48 (50.53%) Java
2 44 (46.32%) C#
3 38 (40.00%) HTML
4 31 (32.63%) Windows
5 30 (31.58%) Linux
5 30 (31.58%) C++
5 30 (31.58%) Finance
6 29 (30.53%) Web Services
7 26 (27.37%) Java EE
8 24 (25.26%) Degree
8 24 (25.26%) Unit Testing
8 24 (25.26%) JavaScript
9 23 (24.21%) NoSQL
10 22 (23.16%) Google
10 22 (23.16%) Apache
10 22 (23.16%) Microsoft
10 22 (23.16%) Puppet
10 22 (23.16%) Opscode Chef
10 22 (23.16%) Relational Database
11 21 (22.11%) FTP
11 21 (22.11%) Python
11 21 (22.11%) CSS
11 21 (22.11%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (21.05%) SMTP
13 18 (18.95%) TCP/IP
13 18 (18.95%) RDBMS
13 18 (18.95%) Amazon AWS
13 18 (18.95%) Google Compute Engine
13 18 (18.95%) CFEngine
14 17 (17.89%) Agile Software Development

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 22 (23.16%) Apache
2 13 (13.68%) WebSphere
3 10 (10.53%) CMS
3 10 (10.53%) SharePoint
4 9 (9.47%) Tomcat
4 9 (9.47%) JBoss
5 5 (5.26%) WebLogic
5 5 (5.26%) IIS
5 5 (5.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 4 (4.21%) Oracle Beehive
6 4 (4.21%) Jetty
6 4 (4.21%) nginx
7 2 (2.11%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.05%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (1.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (18.95%) Amazon AWS
1 18 (18.95%) Google Compute Engine
2 11 (11.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (10.53%) Heroku
3 10 (10.53%) OpenShift
4 4 (4.21%) Google App Engine
4 4 (4.21%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (4.21%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.05%) SaaS
5 1 (1.05%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (22.11%) FTP
2 20 (21.05%) SMTP
3 18 (18.95%) TCP/IP
4 16 (16.84%) DNS
5 15 (15.79%) HTTPS
6 7 (7.37%) Firewall
7 6 (6.32%) LDAP
8 5 (5.26%) Network Security
9 4 (4.21%) tcpdump
9 4 (4.21%) DHCP
9 4 (4.21%) IPsec
9 4 (4.21%) SSH
9 4 (4.21%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (4.21%) Wireshark
10 3 (3.16%) SSL
10 3 (3.16%) Internet
11 2 (2.11%) OSPF
11 2 (2.11%) BGP
11 2 (2.11%) EIGRP
11 2 (2.11%) IGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (24.21%) NoSQL
2 22 (23.16%) Relational Database
3 18 (18.95%) RDBMS
4 14 (14.74%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.21%) MySQL
6 4 (4.21%) Oracle Exadata
6 4 (4.21%) Oracle ODI
6 4 (4.21%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.21%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 4 (4.21%) Oracle9i Database
6 4 (4.21%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (4.21%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (4.21%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.05%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (14.74%) Jenkins
2 10 (10.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (8.42%) Subversion
4 7 (7.37%) JUnit
4 7 (7.37%) Visual Studio
5 5 (5.26%) Selenium
6 4 (4.21%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (3.16%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (3.16%) JMeter
7 3 (3.16%) Cucumber
7 3 (3.16%) SoapUI
8 2 (2.11%) Mocha
9 1 (1.05%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.05%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
General
1 30 (31.58%) Finance
2 4 (4.21%) German Language
2 4 (4.21%) Italian Language
2 4 (4.21%) Turkish Language
3 3 (3.16%) Games
4 2 (2.11%) Banking
4 2 (2.11%) Retail
4 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.05%) Electronics
5 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.05%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.05%) Local Government
5 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (36.84%) Developer
2 22 (23.16%) Architect
3 18 (18.95%) Analyst
4 13 (13.68%) Support Analyst
5 12 (12.63%) Software Developer
6 11 (11.58%) Java Developer
6 11 (11.58%) Cloud Architect
7 7 (7.37%) Java Architect
7 7 (7.37%) IT Support
7 7 (7.37%) Software Engineer
7 7 (7.37%) IT Support Analyst
8 6 (6.32%) Applications Support Analyst
8 6 (6.32%) Applications Support
8 6 (6.32%) Web Developer
9 5 (5.26%) Lead Developer
9 5 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
10 4 (4.21%) Security Analyst
10 4 (4.21%) DBA
10 4 (4.21%) Technical Architect
10 4 (4.21%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (40.00%) HTML
2 29 (30.53%) Web Services
3 26 (27.37%) Java EE
4 21 (22.11%) CSS
5 17 (17.89%) .NET
6 16 (16.84%) XML
7 13 (13.68%) jQuery
8 12 (12.63%) Hibernate
9 11 (11.58%) SOAP
10 10 (10.53%) ASP.NET
11 9 (9.47%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (9.47%) HTML5
12 8 (8.42%) REST
12 8 (8.42%) JDBC
13 7 (7.37%) Spring
13 7 (7.37%) AngularJS
14 6 (6.32%) CSS3
14 6 (6.32%) JSON
14 6 (6.32%) .NET Framework
15 5 (5.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.74%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.42%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.32%) Mathematics
4 4 (4.21%) Blog
5 3 (3.16%) Social Media
5 3 (3.16%) Social Gaming
5 3 (3.16%) User Experience
5 3 (3.16%) Physics
5 3 (3.16%) Mobile Games
5 3 (3.16%) Data Structures
5 3 (3.16%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.11%) BBC
6 2 (2.11%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.11%) Online Games
7 1 (1.05%) FMCG
7 1 (1.05%) iSeries
7 1 (1.05%) Open Source
7 1 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.05%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 31 (32.63%) Windows
2 30 (31.58%) Linux
3 9 (9.47%) Mac OS X
4 8 (8.42%) UNIX
5 7 (7.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (7.37%) Windows 7
5 7 (7.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (6.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (5.26%) CentOS
8 4 (4.21%) Fedora
9 2 (2.11%) AIX
9 2 (2.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.26%) Unit Testing
2 21 (22.11%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (15.79%) Automated Testing
4 15 (15.79%) ITIL
4 15 (15.79%) OO
5 14 (14.74%) Software Engineering
6 13 (13.68%) Information Security
7 10 (10.53%) MVC
8 9 (9.47%) Change Management
8 9 (9.47%) Web Development
9 8 (8.42%) OOP
9 8 (8.42%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (7.37%) Embedded Software Development
10 7 (7.37%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (6.32%) Capacity Management
12 5 (5.26%) E-Commerce
13 4 (4.21%) Configuration Management
13 4 (4.21%) Data Security
13 4 (4.21%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 48 (50.53%) Java
2 44 (46.32%) C#
3 30 (31.58%) C++
4 24 (25.26%) JavaScript
5 21 (22.11%) Python
6 16 (16.84%) SQL
7 13 (13.68%) PowerShell
8 6 (6.32%) C
8 6 (6.32%) PHP
9 4 (4.21%) Shell Script
10 3 (3.16%) Clojure
10 3 (3.16%) ClojureScript
11 2 (2.11%) CoffeeScript
11 2 (2.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (25.26%) Degree
2 4 (4.21%) GIAC
2 4 (4.21%) GCIA
2 4 (4.21%) GSEC
2 4 (4.21%) GCIH
2 4 (4.21%) GWAPT
2 4 (4.21%) GPEN
2 4 (4.21%) OSCP
2 4 (4.21%) OSCE
3 3 (3.16%) MCP
4 1 (1.05%) ISEB
4 1 (1.05%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.05%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (7.37%) QA
3 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (10.53%) Docker
2 5 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.21%) Firmware
3 4 (4.21%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (4.21%) Xen
3 4 (4.21%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 22 (23.16%) Puppet
1 22 (23.16%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (18.95%) CFEngine
3 4 (4.21%) Data Guard
3 4 (4.21%) Ansible
4 3 (3.16%) CA LISA
5 2 (2.11%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (2.11%) HP NNM
6 1 (1.05%) Nagios
6 1 (1.05%) Ganglia
6 1 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (23.16%) Microsoft
1 22 (23.16%) Google
2 17 (17.89%) Oracle
3 10 (10.53%) Sybase
4 7 (7.37%) Xamarin
5 5 (5.26%) VMware
6 4 (4.21%) Dell
6 4 (4.21%) Kony
7 3 (3.16%) CA
8 2 (2.11%) F5
8 2 (2.11%) Twitter
8 2 (2.11%) Juniper
8 2 (2.11%) HP
8 2 (2.11%) Cisco
8 2 (2.11%) IBM
9 1 (1.05%) SAP
9 1 (1.05%) Zend
9 1 (1.05%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.05%) Blue Coat
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Aston Carter
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
The Scottish Government
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago