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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 248 202 231
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +29
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 1249 1650 1329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.15% 1.43% 1.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.90% 7.88% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1013 1251 1066
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
18114 20946 18941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.63% 18.11% 17.68%
Number of salaries quoted 15081 16567 15302
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 -42 1183 £50,500 +5.20% 506
London -25 550 £55,000 +4.76% 256
South East -78 241 £47,500 - 49
North West +11 102 £50,000 +25.00% 42
East of England -49 97 £45,000 +9.75% 33
City of London +5 96 £55,000 +0.45% 98
Berkshire -12 80 £45,000 -5.26% 16
South West +13 73 £45,000 +12.50% 21
Surrey +24 67 £65,000 +41.30% 16
Yorkshire +3 65 £40,000 - 67
Cheshire +34 63 £55,000 +37.50% 14
Reading -9 54 £44,750 -5.78% 12
Cambridgeshire -8 47 £45,000 +9.09% 18
Cambridge +8 45 £45,000 +12.50% 15
Wales -4 32 £40,000 +14.28% 10
Hampshire -37 31 £45,000 - 7
West Midlands +1 29 £32,000 -32.63% 26
Hertfordshire -21 29 £55,000 +22.22% 10
West Yorkshire -29 29 £35,000 -18.91% 40
Bristol -8 28 £41,250 -2.94% 5
Buckinghamshire -9 28 £47,500 -17.39% 4
Leeds -16 28 £35,000 -14.28% 36
South Wales -15 27 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Gloucestershire +3 25 £47,500 -11.62% 10
Milton Keynes -15 24 £47,500 -15.55% 4
South Yorkshire +19 21 £40,000 - 8
Oxfordshire -15 20 £38,750 -13.88% 3
Scotland -31 20 £40,000 +14.28% 12
Sheffield +14 18 £40,000 -3.03% 6
East Midlands +6 18 £35,000 -13.42% 8

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 1076 (40.97%) HTML
2 1039 (39.57%) JavaScript
3 1007 (38.35%) Agile Software Development
4 999 (38.04%) Linux
5 987 (37.59%) Java
6 748 (28.48%) SQL
7 746 (28.41%) CSS
8 699 (26.62%) XML
9 648 (24.68%) Windows
10 644 (24.52%) TCP/IP
11 590 (22.47%) DNS
12 558 (21.25%) Web Services
13 512 (19.50%) .NET
14 507 (19.31%) SQL Server
15 472 (17.97%) C#
16 455 (17.33%) Degree
17 444 (16.91%) Finance
18 439 (16.72%) MVC
19 438 (16.68%) Apache
20 415 (15.80%) Python
21 414 (15.77%) Tomcat
22 408 (15.54%) jQuery
23 407 (15.50%) Oracle
24 401 (15.27%) TDD
25 395 (15.04%) REST
26 393 (14.97%) UNIX
27 390 (14.85%) MySQL
28 386 (14.70%) Microsoft
29 379 (14.43%) Software Engineering
30 372 (14.17%) SMTP

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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
1 438 (16.68%) Apache
2 414 (15.77%) Tomcat
3 232 (8.83%) IIS
4 226 (8.61%) WebSphere
5 191 (7.27%) Node.js
6 135 (5.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 124 (4.72%) JBoss
8 112 (4.27%) CMS
9 109 (4.15%) Elasticsearch
10 106 (4.04%) SharePoint
11 96 (3.66%) nginx
12 93 (3.54%) Oracle Coherence
13 92 (3.50%) OpenStack
14 82 (3.12%) WebLogic
15 64 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
16 60 (2.28%) WebSphere Application Server
17 49 (1.87%) Apache Spark
18 37 (1.41%) Drupal
19 34 (1.29%) Jetty
20 32 (1.22%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 186 (7.08%) MS Excel
2 45 (1.71%) MS Office
3 19 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (0.65%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.38%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.15%) Doxygen
6 4 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.076%) MS Project
8 1 (0.038%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.038%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 66 (2.51%) RMDS
2 21 (0.80%) Magento
3 13 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
4 11 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 9 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
6 8 (0.30%) SAP SRM
6 8 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.15%) Agresso
8 3 (0.11%) ResourceLink
8 3 (0.11%) Cognos Planning
9 2 (0.076%) Summit
9 2 (0.076%) Oracle Retail
9 2 (0.076%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (0.076%) WebTrends
9 2 (0.076%) BusinessWorks
9 2 (0.076%) SAP R/3
10 1 (0.038%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.038%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.038%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 206 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
2 86 (3.27%) SaaS
3 83 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 43 (1.64%) IaaS
4 43 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
5 38 (1.45%) PaaS
6 32 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
7 26 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
7 26 (0.99%) Google Analytics
8 24 (0.91%) Sumo Logic
9 20 (0.76%) GitHub
10 19 (0.72%) Office 365
11 14 (0.53%) Route 53
11 14 (0.53%) Heroku
11 14 (0.53%) Amazon ELB
12 12 (0.46%) Amazon S3
13 10 (0.38%) Force.com
13 10 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
14 9 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
15 8 (0.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 644 (24.52%) TCP/IP
2 590 (22.47%) DNS
3 372 (14.17%) SMTP
4 369 (14.05%) Internet
5 297 (11.31%) Firewall
6 269 (10.24%) SSL
7 255 (9.71%) LAN
8 234 (8.91%) WAN
9 217 (8.26%) FTP
10 197 (7.50%) HTTPS
11 159 (6.05%) DHCP
12 156 (5.94%) VPN
13 148 (5.64%) LDAP
14 143 (5.45%) SAN
15 138 (5.26%) Network Security
16 128 (4.87%) Multicast
17 116 (4.42%) Fibre Channel
18 114 (4.34%) NAS
19 113 (4.30%) FCoE
20 102 (3.88%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 507 (19.31%) SQL Server
2 390 (14.85%) MySQL
3 211 (8.04%) MongoDB
4 187 (7.12%) Relational Database
5 182 (6.93%) NoSQL
6 161 (6.13%) PostgreSQL
7 135 (5.14%) Hadoop
8 99 (3.77%) HBase
9 97 (3.69%) Big Data
10 95 (3.62%) SQL Server 2008
11 89 (3.39%) Redis
12 78 (2.97%) Apache Cassandra
13 75 (2.86%) DB2
14 49 (1.87%) RDBMS
15 45 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
16 40 (1.52%) CouchDB
17 37 (1.41%) Oracle Database
18 29 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
19 28 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 28 (1.07%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 326 (12.41%) Git (software)
2 221 (8.42%) Maven
3 213 (8.11%) Subversion
4 189 (7.20%) Jenkins
5 152 (5.79%) JUnit
6 133 (5.06%) Eclipse
7 129 (4.91%) JIRA
8 127 (4.84%) Selenium
9 117 (4.46%) Cucumber
10 98 (3.73%) Ant
11 75 (2.86%) Visual Studio
12 69 (2.63%) Grunt
13 64 (2.44%) WebDriver
14 62 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
15 46 (1.75%) Jasmine
16 34 (1.29%) Hudson
17 32 (1.22%) LoadRunner
18 31 (1.18%) TestNG
18 31 (1.18%) JBehave
19 30 (1.14%) TeamCity
General
1 444 (16.91%) Finance
2 142 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 106 (4.04%) Marketing
4 98 (3.73%) Banking
5 90 (3.43%) Retail
6 79 (3.01%) Games
7 67 (2.55%) Advertising
8 37 (1.41%) Legal
9 35 (1.33%) Manufacturing
10 22 (0.84%) Publishing
11 20 (0.76%) Electronics
12 19 (0.72%) Law
13 16 (0.61%) Financial Institution
14 15 (0.57%) Billing
15 14 (0.53%) Online Betting
16 13 (0.50%) Back Office
17 11 (0.42%) Aerospace
18 8 (0.30%) Front Office
18 8 (0.30%) Japanese Language
18 8 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 1087 (41.39%) Developer
2 279 (10.62%) Java Developer
3 233 (8.87%) Architect
4 206 (7.84%) Software Engineer
5 200 (7.62%) Senior Developer
6 185 (7.04%) Analyst
7 139 (5.29%) .NET Developer
8 128 (4.87%) Administrator
9 118 (4.49%) JavaScript Developer
10 117 (4.46%) Network Engineer
11 107 (4.07%) Solutions Architect
11 107 (4.07%) Systems Administrator
12 104 (3.96%) Web Developer
13 101 (3.85%) Security Engineer
14 93 (3.54%) C# Developer
14 93 (3.54%) Infrastructure Architect
15 86 (3.27%) DevOps Engineer
16 84 (3.20%) Technical Architect
17 80 (3.05%) Software Developer
18 73 (2.78%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1076 (40.97%) HTML
2 746 (28.41%) CSS
3 699 (26.62%) XML
4 558 (21.25%) Web Services
5 512 (19.50%) .NET
6 408 (15.54%) jQuery
7 395 (15.04%) REST
8 370 (14.09%) JSON
9 363 (13.82%) HTML5
10 303 (11.54%) AngularJS
11 265 (10.09%) SOAP
12 239 (9.10%) Ajax
13 223 (8.49%) J2EE
14 220 (8.38%) CSS3
15 210 (8.00%) Spring
16 209 (7.96%) ASP.NET
17 174 (6.63%) RESTful
18 165 (6.28%) JMS
19 160 (6.09%) XSLT
20 157 (5.98%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 289 (11.01%) Computer Science
2 203 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
3 150 (5.71%) User Experience
4 108 (4.11%) Mobile App
5 102 (3.88%) Clustering
6 74 (2.82%) Data Centre
7 69 (2.63%) Client/Server
8 67 (2.55%) Management Information System
9 63 (2.40%) Mainframe
10 62 (2.36%) Visualisation
11 60 (2.28%) Enterprise Software
12 58 (2.21%) Algorithms
13 44 (1.68%) Blog
14 42 (1.60%) Replication
15 40 (1.52%) PKI
15 40 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
16 38 (1.45%) Private Cloud
17 30 (1.14%) CESG
17 30 (1.14%) Mathematics
18 29 (1.10%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 999 (38.04%) Linux
2 648 (24.68%) Windows
3 393 (14.97%) UNIX
4 179 (6.82%) Solaris
5 88 (3.35%) CentOS
6 85 (3.24%) Android
7 80 (3.05%) Ubuntu
8 72 (2.74%) Apple iOS
9 66 (2.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 59 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
11 48 (1.83%) Debian
11 48 (1.83%) AIX
12 47 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
13 33 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
14 32 (1.22%) Mac OS X
15 30 (1.14%) CoreOS
16 26 (0.99%) Windows XP
17 15 (0.57%) HPUX
17 15 (0.57%) Windows 8
18 14 (0.53%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1007 (38.35%) Agile Software Development
2 439 (16.72%) MVC
3 401 (15.27%) TDD
4 379 (14.43%) Software Engineering
5 332 (12.64%) Scrum
6 329 (12.53%) Continuous Integration
7 277 (10.55%) OO
8 256 (9.75%) E-Commerce
9 234 (8.91%) DevOps
10 206 (7.84%) Open Source
11 182 (6.93%) Configuration Management
12 181 (6.89%) Load Balancing
13 180 (6.85%) Mentoring
14 172 (6.55%) BDD
15 171 (6.51%) ITIL
16 157 (5.98%) Performance Tuning
17 151 (5.75%) SDLC
18 147 (5.60%) Unit Testing
19 127 (4.84%) Multithreading
20 118 (4.49%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1039 (39.57%) JavaScript
2 987 (37.59%) Java
3 748 (28.48%) SQL
4 472 (17.97%) C#
5 415 (15.80%) Python
6 309 (11.77%) PHP
7 263 (10.02%) Perl
8 249 (9.48%) C++
9 201 (7.65%) Ruby
10 200 (7.62%) Scala
11 177 (6.74%) Bash Shell
12 153 (5.83%) C
13 107 (4.07%) Shell Script
14 106 (4.04%) PowerShell
15 66 (2.51%) ActionScript
16 65 (2.48%) T-SQL
17 61 (2.32%) XPath
17 61 (2.32%) ActionScript 2.0
18 57 (2.17%) VB.NET
19 45 (1.71%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 455 (17.33%) Degree
2 140 (5.33%) Security Cleared
3 131 (4.99%) Cisco Certification
4 95 (3.62%) CCNA
5 82 (3.12%) CCNP
6 78 (2.97%) SC Cleared
7 59 (2.25%) CISSP
8 48 (1.83%) DV Cleared
9 31 (1.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 27 (1.03%) CCIE
11 25 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
12 22 (0.84%) Sun Certification
13 19 (0.72%) ISEB
13 19 (0.72%) PhD
14 15 (0.57%) PMI Certification
15 13 (0.50%) MCSE
16 12 (0.46%) PMP
16 12 (0.46%) ISTQB
17 10 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
18 9 (0.34%) IC3 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 207 (7.88%) QA
2 40 (1.52%) SLA
3 31 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 31 (1.18%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.38%) COBIT
5 8 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (0.30%) RosettaNet
6 5 (0.19%) JTAG
7 4 (0.15%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.11%) HL7
9 2 (0.076%) WCAG
9 2 (0.076%) WAI
9 2 (0.076%) DO-178B
System Software
1 250 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 126 (4.80%) NFS
3 98 (3.73%) Xen
4 94 (3.58%) Hyper-V
5 93 (3.54%) SRDF
6 82 (3.12%) Active Directory
7 79 (3.01%) Oracle RAC
8 77 (2.93%) KVM
9 68 (2.59%) vSphere
10 67 (2.55%) Docker
11 46 (1.75%) VirtualBox
12 35 (1.33%) Snort
13 33 (1.26%) qmail
14 30 (1.14%) Squid
15 28 (1.07%) Varnish
16 24 (0.91%) HDFS
17 22 (0.84%) XenServer
18 19 (0.72%) VMware ESX
19 17 (0.65%) XenApp
20 12 (0.46%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 250 (9.52%) Puppet
2 172 (6.55%) Opscode Chef
3 162 (6.17%) Nagios
4 93 (3.54%) Ansible
5 80 (3.05%) ZABBIX
6 50 (1.90%) Vagrant
7 38 (1.45%) Cacti
8 30 (1.14%) logstash
9 29 (1.10%) SCCM
10 28 (1.07%) Salt
11 26 (0.99%) Kubernetes
12 22 (0.84%) Graphite
13 18 (0.69%) collectd
13 18 (0.69%) Capistrano
13 18 (0.69%) SCOM
13 18 (0.69%) Ganglia
14 17 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
15 13 (0.50%) FortiGate
16 12 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
16 12 (0.46%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 407 (15.50%) Oracle
2 386 (14.70%) Microsoft
3 310 (11.81%) VMware
4 302 (11.50%) Cisco
5 186 (7.08%) IBM
6 129 (4.91%) NetApp
7 122 (4.65%) Red Hat
8 104 (3.96%) EMC
9 94 (3.58%) Google
10 92 (3.50%) Intel
11 88 (3.35%) Sybase
12 75 (2.86%) Splunk
13 74 (2.82%) Citrix
14 72 (2.74%) TIBCO
15 66 (2.51%) DataSynapse
16 62 (2.36%) Juniper
16 62 (2.36%) HP
17 61 (2.32%) F5
18 59 (2.25%) SAP
19 49 (1.87%) New Relic
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + 9% Pension + 25 Days holiday
Posted: 1 hour ago
Warwickshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000- £60,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £39685 - £45954 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £39685 - £45954 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Shares
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
CPS Group (UK) Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago