The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 230 199 130
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -69
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 1375 1733 2355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.29% 1.48% 2.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.24% 8.65% 11.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1112 1447 1913
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +12.50%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18979 20034 21026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.76% 17.06% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15206 16046 16990
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

HTTP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HTTP within the UK.

HTTP Salary Trend in the UK

HTTP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HTTP over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 within the UK.

HTTP Salary Histogram in the UK

HTTP
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 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
England -33 1297 £50,000 - 538
London -46 584 £57,500 +15.00% 257
South East -17 275 £47,500 -5.00% 97
East of England -10 134 £45,000 -15.09% 21
City of London -26 110 £56,250 +3.21% 111
South West -30 91 £41,000 +2.50% 28
North West +12 79 £40,000 +6.66% 48
Surrey +51 76 £65,000 +23.80% 16
Berkshire -32 71 £52,500 +10.52% 34
Cambridgeshire -2 54 £45,000 -21.73% 11
Hertfordshire -21 53 £45,000 -15.09% 7
Bristol +1 52 £40,000 -5.88% 4
West Midlands -13 48 £41,125 +9.66% 37
Hampshire +28 43 £45,000 -7.69% 11
Cambridge +24 43 £45,000 -5.26% 9
Yorkshire -23 42 £35,000 -26.31% 33
East Sussex +37 41 £40,000 +1.91% 8
Cheshire +27 38 £40,000 +28.00% 13
Wales +24 31 £47,500 +21.79% 5
Brighton +32 30 £38,000 -3.18% 4
South Wales +29 30 £47,500 +17.28% 4
Manchester -5 28 £37,500 - 21
Scotland +24 27 £48,000 +37.14% 15
Oxfordshire -22 24 £40,000 -11.11% 3
East Midlands +2 21 £35,000 -6.66% 11
West Yorkshire -1 21 £40,500 -29.56% 26
Suffolk +15 20 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Ipswich -4 20 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Birmingham -1 19 £40,000 -11.11% 12
Watford -4 18 £37,500 -34.78% 1

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 1117 (39.54%) Linux
2 1088 (38.51%) HTML
3 1065 (37.70%) Java
4 1053 (37.27%) JavaScript
5 987 (34.94%) Agile Software Development
6 839 (29.70%) SQL
7 796 (28.18%) XML
8 761 (26.94%) Windows
9 742 (26.27%) CSS
10 628 (22.23%) TCP/IP
11 597 (21.13%) SQL Server
12 591 (20.92%) .NET
13 562 (19.89%) Web Services
14 536 (18.97%) DNS
15 514 (18.19%) C#
16 479 (16.96%) UNIX
17 471 (16.67%) Tomcat
17 471 (16.67%) Oracle
18 453 (16.04%) REST
19 451 (15.96%) Apache
20 446 (15.79%) Finance
21 440 (15.58%) MySQL
22 432 (15.29%) Internet
23 430 (15.22%) Microsoft
24 428 (15.15%) Degree
25 416 (14.73%) Python
26 396 (14.02%) MVC
27 386 (13.66%) jQuery
28 382 (13.52%) TDD
29 372 (13.17%) OO

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 471 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 451 (15.96%) Apache
3 255 (9.03%) IIS
4 253 (8.96%) WebSphere
5 183 (6.48%) Node.js
6 157 (5.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 109 (3.86%) JBoss
8 104 (3.68%) SharePoint
9 97 (3.43%) Oracle Coherence
10 92 (3.26%) nginx
11 81 (2.87%) Elasticsearch
12 75 (2.65%) WebSphere Application Server
13 74 (2.62%) CMS
14 64 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
15 57 (2.02%) IBM HTTP Server
16 49 (1.73%) Drupal
17 45 (1.59%) GlassFish
18 44 (1.56%) OpenStack
19 42 (1.49%) Apache Solr
20 39 (1.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 163 (5.77%) MS Excel
2 45 (1.59%) MS Office
3 18 (0.64%) MS Visio
4 16 (0.57%) Photoshop
5 8 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.18%) MS Project
7 4 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.071%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.071%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.035%) Mingle
9 1 (0.035%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.035%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 72 (2.55%) RMDS
2 18 (0.64%) Magento
3 16 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
4 13 (0.46%) SAP SRM
5 7 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (0.18%) Summit
8 4 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
10 2 (0.071%) Oracle 11i
10 2 (0.071%) SAP R/3
10 2 (0.071%) Oracle EBS R12
11 1 (0.035%) Documaker
11 1 (0.035%) Markit EDM
11 1 (0.035%) Workday HCM
11 1 (0.035%) WebTrends
11 1 (0.035%) Agresso
11 1 (0.035%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 178 (6.30%) Amazon AWS
2 81 (2.87%) SaaS
3 70 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 68 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
5 36 (1.27%) PaaS
6 31 (1.10%) GitHub
7 25 (0.88%) IaaS
8 23 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
9 22 (0.78%) Office 365
9 22 (0.78%) Force.com
10 18 (0.64%) Google Analytics
11 16 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
12 15 (0.53%) Heroku
13 11 (0.39%) Sumo Logic
14 9 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 8 (0.28%) Amazon S3
16 7 (0.25%) Sage Pay
17 6 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 6 (0.21%) Trello
17 6 (0.21%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 628 (22.23%) TCP/IP
2 536 (18.97%) DNS
3 432 (15.29%) Internet
4 317 (11.22%) SMTP
5 283 (10.02%) Firewall
6 245 (8.67%) SSL
7 223 (7.89%) FTP
8 221 (7.82%) WAN
9 219 (7.75%) LAN
10 216 (7.65%) HTTPS
11 192 (6.80%) SAN
12 162 (5.73%) DHCP
13 142 (5.03%) VPN
14 138 (4.88%) NAS
15 125 (4.42%) LDAP
16 111 (3.93%) Network Security
16 111 (3.93%) Multicast
17 109 (3.86%) Fibre Channel
18 99 (3.50%) FCoE
19 97 (3.43%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 597 (21.13%) SQL Server
2 440 (15.58%) MySQL
3 211 (7.47%) Relational Database
4 205 (7.26%) NoSQL
5 197 (6.97%) MongoDB
6 181 (6.41%) PostgreSQL
7 116 (4.11%) DB2
8 111 (3.93%) Hadoop
9 92 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
10 85 (3.01%) HBase
11 80 (2.83%) Redis
12 75 (2.65%) Big Data
13 69 (2.44%) RDBMS
14 57 (2.02%) Oracle Database
15 53 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
16 41 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
17 37 (1.31%) Oracle Database 11g
18 32 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
18 32 (1.13%) CouchDB
19 22 (0.78%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 295 (10.44%) Git (software)
2 203 (7.19%) Subversion
3 197 (6.97%) Maven
4 168 (5.95%) Selenium
5 151 (5.35%) Jenkins
6 138 (4.88%) Eclipse
7 131 (4.64%) JUnit
8 125 (4.42%) JIRA
9 116 (4.11%) Cucumber
10 105 (3.72%) Ant
11 68 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
12 66 (2.34%) Visual Studio
13 65 (2.30%) WebDriver
14 37 (1.31%) Jasmine
15 34 (1.20%) SoapUI
16 32 (1.13%) Grunt
16 32 (1.13%) Mercurial
17 28 (0.99%) LoadRunner
17 28 (0.99%) JBehave
18 27 (0.96%) Mocha
General
1 446 (15.79%) Finance
2 127 (4.50%) Telecoms
3 110 (3.89%) Games
4 94 (3.33%) Marketing
5 91 (3.22%) Retail
6 87 (3.08%) Banking
7 52 (1.84%) Advertising
8 27 (0.96%) Back Office
9 25 (0.88%) Manufacturing
10 24 (0.85%) Electronics
11 23 (0.81%) Billing
12 20 (0.71%) Law
13 18 (0.64%) Automotive
14 17 (0.60%) Legal
14 17 (0.60%) Publishing
15 16 (0.57%) Online Betting
16 13 (0.46%) Financial Institution
17 11 (0.39%) Front Office
17 11 (0.39%) German Language
18 10 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1217 (43.08%) Developer
2 316 (11.19%) Java Developer
3 240 (8.50%) Architect
4 212 (7.50%) Senior Developer
5 189 (6.69%) Analyst
6 187 (6.62%) Administrator
7 173 (6.12%) Software Engineer
8 165 (5.84%) .NET Developer
9 154 (5.45%) Systems Administrator
10 138 (4.88%) Web Developer
11 122 (4.32%) C# Developer
12 118 (4.18%) Solutions Architect
13 111 (3.93%) Software Developer
14 103 (3.65%) Network Engineer
15 94 (3.33%) Linux Administrator
15 94 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
16 92 (3.26%) Infrastructure Architect
17 83 (2.94%) DevOps Engineer
18 82 (2.90%) JavaScript Developer
19 81 (2.87%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1088 (38.51%) HTML
2 796 (28.18%) XML
3 742 (26.27%) CSS
4 591 (20.92%) .NET
5 562 (19.89%) Web Services
6 453 (16.04%) REST
7 386 (13.66%) jQuery
8 357 (12.64%) SOAP
9 353 (12.50%) JSON
10 342 (12.11%) HTML5
11 305 (10.80%) J2EE
12 288 (10.19%) Ajax
13 235 (8.32%) Spring
14 225 (7.96%) RESTful
14 225 (7.96%) ASP.NET
15 215 (7.61%) AngularJS
16 199 (7.04%) Middleware
17 193 (6.83%) CSS3
18 179 (6.34%) WCF
19 175 (6.19%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 266 (9.42%) Computer Science
2 206 (7.29%) Open Source
3 191 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
4 160 (5.66%) User Experience
5 109 (3.86%) Mobile App
6 95 (3.36%) Enterprise Software
7 87 (3.08%) Client/Server
8 85 (3.01%) Clustering
9 76 (2.69%) Mainframe
10 73 (2.58%) Management Information System
11 68 (2.41%) N-Tier
12 61 (2.16%) PKI
13 52 (1.84%) Algorithms
14 44 (1.56%) iPhone
15 43 (1.52%) iPad
16 42 (1.49%) Streaming Video
16 42 (1.49%) Visualisation
17 38 (1.35%) Online Games
17 38 (1.35%) Data Structures
18 35 (1.24%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 1117 (39.54%) Linux
2 761 (26.94%) Windows
3 479 (16.96%) UNIX
4 215 (7.61%) Solaris
5 123 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 119 (4.21%) CentOS
7 112 (3.96%) Android
8 110 (3.89%) Apple iOS
9 94 (3.33%) Ubuntu
10 85 (3.01%) Windows Server 2008
11 69 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
12 67 (2.37%) Windows Server 2012
13 52 (1.84%) Mac OS X
14 50 (1.77%) AIX
15 40 (1.42%) Debian
16 25 (0.88%) Windows XP
17 23 (0.81%) Windows Mobile
18 22 (0.78%) Windows 7
19 20 (0.71%) OS/400
20 18 (0.64%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 987 (34.94%) Agile Software Development
2 396 (14.02%) MVC
3 382 (13.52%) TDD
4 372 (13.17%) OO
5 371 (13.13%) Software Engineering
6 313 (11.08%) E-Commerce
7 287 (10.16%) Scrum
8 251 (8.88%) Continuous Integration
9 202 (7.15%) DevOps
10 199 (7.04%) Mentoring
11 185 (6.55%) Load Balancing
12 181 (6.41%) Performance Tuning
13 174 (6.16%) ITIL
14 170 (6.02%) Configuration Management
15 150 (5.31%) Unit Testing
16 149 (5.27%) BDD
17 139 (4.92%) SOA
18 123 (4.35%) Multithreading
19 119 (4.21%) OOP
20 118 (4.18%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1065 (37.70%) Java
2 1053 (37.27%) JavaScript
3 839 (29.70%) SQL
4 514 (18.19%) C#
5 416 (14.73%) Python
6 370 (13.10%) PHP
7 347 (12.28%) Perl
8 261 (9.24%) C++
9 229 (8.11%) Bash Shell
10 197 (6.97%) Ruby
11 167 (5.91%) C
12 137 (4.85%) Scala
13 111 (3.93%) Objective-C
14 99 (3.50%) Shell Script
15 88 (3.12%) PowerShell
16 77 (2.73%) T-SQL
17 75 (2.65%) VB.NET
18 64 (2.27%) XPath
19 63 (2.23%) ActionScript
20 52 (1.84%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 428 (15.15%) Degree
2 110 (3.89%) Security Cleared
3 101 (3.58%) Cisco Certification
4 80 (2.83%) CCNA
5 76 (2.69%) SC Cleared
6 69 (2.44%) CCNP
7 53 (1.88%) DV Cleared
8 38 (1.35%) CISSP
9 19 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 19 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 18 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 16 (0.57%) VCP5
12 15 (0.53%) PhD
12 15 (0.53%) ISEB
13 12 (0.42%) Sun Certification
13 12 (0.42%) CCIE
14 11 (0.39%) ISTQB
15 9 (0.32%) CCSA
15 9 (0.32%) MCSE
16 8 (0.28%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 211 (7.47%) QA
2 49 (1.73%) SLA
3 30 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (0.81%) PCI DSS
5 19 (0.67%) COBIT
6 15 (0.53%) WAI
7 12 (0.42%) RosettaNet
8 8 (0.28%) HL7
9 7 (0.25%) ISO 9001
10 5 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.071%) WCAG
11 2 (0.071%) JTAG
12 1 (0.035%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.035%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 240 (8.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 139 (4.92%) NFS
3 96 (3.40%) SRDF
4 95 (3.36%) Active Directory
5 91 (3.22%) Oracle RAC
6 90 (3.19%) Hyper-V
7 89 (3.15%) Xen
8 83 (2.94%) KVM
9 49 (1.73%) Squid
10 38 (1.35%) Snort
11 37 (1.31%) vSphere
12 32 (1.13%) VirtualBox
13 30 (1.06%) Varnish
13 30 (1.06%) Docker
14 29 (1.03%) VMware ESX
15 17 (0.60%) Firmware
16 15 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
17 14 (0.50%) Terminal Services
18 13 (0.46%) HDFS
19 10 (0.35%) iptables
Systems Management
1 233 (8.25%) Puppet
2 160 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
3 109 (3.86%) Nagios
4 51 (1.81%) Ansible
5 36 (1.27%) ZABBIX
6 26 (0.92%) Cacti
7 25 (0.88%) Vagrant
8 22 (0.78%) Tivoli
9 20 (0.71%) logstash
10 16 (0.57%) SCCM
11 15 (0.53%) Salt
12 13 (0.46%) SCOM
12 13 (0.46%) Sysprep
13 11 (0.39%) Capistrano
13 11 (0.39%) OpenAM
13 11 (0.39%) HAProxy
13 11 (0.39%) Kibana
13 11 (0.39%) Linux-HA
13 11 (0.39%) Kubernetes
13 11 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 471 (16.67%) Oracle
2 430 (15.22%) Microsoft
3 326 (11.54%) VMware
4 299 (10.58%) Cisco
5 217 (7.68%) IBM
6 167 (5.91%) Red Hat
7 135 (4.78%) NetApp
8 107 (3.79%) EMC
9 98 (3.47%) Intel
10 96 (3.40%) Sybase
11 95 (3.36%) Google
12 94 (3.33%) F5
13 79 (2.80%) TIBCO
14 78 (2.76%) HP
15 72 (2.55%) DataSynapse
16 70 (2.48%) Juniper
17 65 (2.30%) CheckPoint
18 58 (2.05%) Sun
19 47 (1.66%) SAP
20 43 (1.52%) Twitter
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + e
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £120000 per annum + extensive benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Coalville, Leicestershire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Coalville, Leicestershire
TEKsystems
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £27500 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £110000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 per annum + Cash Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + + c.100% bonus, + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits and relocation
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + stock options
Posted: 2 days ago