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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 227 206 148
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -58
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 1433 1534 2164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.27% 1.41% 1.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.13% 8.21% 9.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1085 1260 1779
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
20108 18684 22335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.86% 17.20% 19.52%
Number of salaries quoted 15928 15114 18224
Average salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 October 2014 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 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
England -31 1302 £48,500 +5.43% 491
London -59 525 £52,500 - 219
South East +60 369 £45,000 - 78
Berkshire +31 113 £47,500 +5.55% 19
North West -42 103 £42,500 +7.93% 53
East of England -18 102 £42,500 +16.43% 31
City of London -44 85 £54,000 +8.00% 87
Surrey +17 76 £50,000 - 24
Hampshire +23 75 £45,000 +12.50% 10
South West 0 70 £40,000 +14.28% 20
Scotland +41 65 £30,000 -25.00% 7
Yorkshire -30 64 £35,331 +3.91% 24
Manchester -18 61 £40,000 +3.89% 23
Reading +17 57 £60,000 +33.33% 9
Leeds -6 52 £39,081 +11.65% 11
West Yorkshire -23 52 £39,081 +18.42% 19
West Midlands -56 45 £38,500 -3.75% 41
Cambridgeshire -21 41 £42,500 +13.33% 21
Edinburgh +23 37 £30,000 -16.25% 4
Cheshire -48 34 £40,000 - 27
East Sussex +7 33 £42,000 +5.00% 3
Brighton +7 32 £42,000 +5.00% 3
Cambridge -5 32 £40,000 - 14
Guildford +19 30 £50,000 +49.25% 5
Gloucestershire +4 30 £50,000 +42.85% 9
Basingstoke +36 28 £44,500 +61.81% 3
Oxfordshire +24 28 £30,000 -14.28% 5
Hertfordshire -9 27 £59,000 +57.33% 3
Wales +23 25 £34,000 +13.33% 1
Bristol -4 25 £39,250 +12.14% 7

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 1357 (42.66%) Linux
2 1291 (40.58%) Java
3 1160 (36.47%) HTML
4 1080 (33.95%) JavaScript
5 1034 (32.51%) SQL
6 1022 (32.13%) Agile Software Development
7 933 (29.33%) CSS
8 869 (27.32%) Windows
9 831 (26.12%) XML
10 764 (24.02%) TCP/IP
11 681 (21.41%) Web Services
12 655 (20.59%) Apache
13 637 (20.03%) Tomcat
14 613 (19.27%) Degree
15 602 (18.92%) DNS
16 594 (18.67%) MySQL
17 571 (17.95%) Oracle
18 543 (17.07%) UNIX
19 526 (16.54%) .NET
20 509 (16.00%) Internet
21 501 (15.75%) jQuery
22 485 (15.25%) TDD
23 476 (14.96%) SQL Server
24 469 (14.74%) Finance
25 468 (14.71%) MVC
26 442 (13.90%) Scrum
26 442 (13.90%) SOAP
27 441 (13.86%) Python
28 437 (13.74%) C#
29 420 (13.20%) Perl

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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
1 655 (20.59%) Apache
2 637 (20.03%) Tomcat
3 322 (10.12%) IIS
4 283 (8.90%) WebSphere
5 155 (4.87%) JBoss
6 143 (4.50%) WebLogic
7 142 (4.46%) nginx
8 126 (3.96%) Node.js
9 116 (3.65%) CMS
10 115 (3.62%) IBM HTTP Server
11 114 (3.58%) WebSphere Application Server
11 114 (3.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 107 (3.36%) Apache Solr
13 86 (2.70%) SharePoint
14 66 (2.07%) MQSeries
14 66 (2.07%) Drupal
15 62 (1.95%) MS Exchange
16 56 (1.76%) WebLogic Portal
17 42 (1.32%) WordPress
18 36 (1.13%) Jetty
Applications
1 178 (5.60%) MS Excel
2 76 (2.39%) MS Office
3 21 (0.66%) Photoshop
4 11 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (0.31%) Fireworks
5 10 (0.31%) SPSS
6 7 (0.22%) ArcView
6 7 (0.22%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.19%) MS Project
8 2 (0.063%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.063%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.031%) Mingle
9 1 (0.031%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 30 (0.94%) Magento
2 22 (0.69%) RMDS
3 17 (0.53%) JDE OneWorld
3 17 (0.53%) osCommerce
4 15 (0.47%) Oracle HRMS
5 14 (0.44%) Oracle Payroll
6 13 (0.41%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 13 (0.41%) Google Analytics
7 10 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
8 9 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
9 8 (0.25%) IntelliMatch
9 8 (0.25%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
9 8 (0.25%) HiPortfolio
10 6 (0.19%) Fredhopper
10 6 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
11 4 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
11 4 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 4 (0.13%) Kondor+
12 3 (0.094%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 3 (0.094%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 150 (4.72%) Amazon AWS
2 77 (2.42%) SaaS
3 74 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
4 64 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
5 32 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
5 32 (1.01%) GitHub
6 27 (0.85%) Heroku
7 24 (0.75%) Amazon S3
8 22 (0.69%) PaaS
9 18 (0.57%) Google Compute Engine
9 18 (0.57%) Basecamp
9 18 (0.57%) Google App Engine
10 12 (0.38%) Amazon ELB
11 10 (0.31%) OpenShift
12 9 (0.28%) Route 53
12 9 (0.28%) Office 365
13 8 (0.25%) Google Apps
13 8 (0.25%) Force.com
14 6 (0.19%) IaaS
15 3 (0.094%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 764 (24.02%) TCP/IP
2 602 (18.92%) DNS
3 509 (16.00%) Internet
4 397 (12.48%) SSL
5 331 (10.41%) Firewall
6 296 (9.31%) SMTP
7 290 (9.12%) FTP
8 216 (6.79%) DHCP
9 213 (6.70%) SAN
10 207 (6.51%) LDAP
11 154 (4.84%) WAN
11 154 (4.84%) SSH
12 152 (4.78%) VPN
13 150 (4.72%) LAN
14 149 (4.68%) HTTPS
15 81 (2.55%) Wireshark
16 80 (2.51%) NAS
17 79 (2.48%) SNMP
18 76 (2.39%) IPsec
19 68 (2.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 594 (18.67%) MySQL
2 476 (14.96%) SQL Server
3 250 (7.86%) Relational Database
4 171 (5.38%) NoSQL
5 168 (5.28%) PostgreSQL
6 151 (4.75%) MongoDB
7 110 (3.46%) Hadoop
8 107 (3.36%) RDBMS
9 98 (3.08%) Big Data
10 96 (3.02%) Oracle Database
11 94 (2.96%) DB2
12 66 (2.07%) SQL Server 2005
13 58 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
14 56 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
15 48 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 47 (1.48%) Oracle Database 11g
17 45 (1.41%) Redis
18 38 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
19 34 (1.07%) Hazelcast
20 29 (0.91%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 353 (11.10%) Git (software)
2 242 (7.61%) Subversion
3 213 (6.70%) Maven
4 208 (6.54%) Jenkins
5 147 (4.62%) JIRA
6 146 (4.59%) Selenium
7 142 (4.46%) Eclipse
8 99 (3.11%) JUnit
9 95 (2.99%) Ant
10 94 (2.96%) Visual Studio
11 74 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
12 61 (1.92%) Mockito
13 56 (1.76%) YourKit
13 56 (1.76%) Cucumber
14 36 (1.13%) Hudson
15 32 (1.01%) Jasmine
16 29 (0.91%) Grunt
17 26 (0.82%) SoapUI
17 26 (0.82%) Xcode
17 26 (0.82%) LoadRunner
General
1 469 (14.74%) Finance
2 192 (6.04%) Telecoms
3 165 (5.19%) Retail
4 140 (4.40%) Marketing
5 123 (3.87%) Games
6 74 (2.33%) Advertising
7 62 (1.95%) Banking
8 60 (1.89%) Manufacturing
9 40 (1.26%) Publishing
10 23 (0.72%) Aerospace
11 21 (0.66%) Multimedia
11 21 (0.66%) Electronics
11 21 (0.66%) Back Office
12 16 (0.50%) German Language
12 16 (0.50%) Military
12 16 (0.50%) Local Government
13 15 (0.47%) Legal
14 11 (0.35%) Italian Language
14 11 (0.35%) French Language
15 10 (0.31%) Law
Job Titles
1 1340 (42.13%) Developer
2 430 (13.52%) Java Developer
3 322 (10.12%) Analyst
4 225 (7.07%) Senior Developer
5 224 (7.04%) Architect
6 215 (6.76%) Administrator
7 172 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
8 148 (4.65%) Software Engineer
9 138 (4.34%) .NET Developer
10 137 (4.31%) Linux Administrator
11 130 (4.09%) Web Developer
12 118 (3.71%) Solutions Architect
13 117 (3.68%) Consultant
14 114 (3.58%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 114 (3.58%) Front-End Developer
15 112 (3.52%) Systems Engineer
16 104 (3.27%) Support Analyst
17 103 (3.24%) Network Engineer
18 90 (2.83%) Senior Java Developer
19 84 (2.64%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1160 (36.47%) HTML
2 933 (29.33%) CSS
3 831 (26.12%) XML
4 681 (21.41%) Web Services
5 526 (16.54%) .NET
6 501 (15.75%) jQuery
7 442 (13.90%) SOAP
8 381 (11.98%) HTML5
9 372 (11.69%) J2EE
10 362 (11.38%) Spring
11 326 (10.25%) REST
12 309 (9.71%) JSON
13 295 (9.27%) RESTful
14 294 (9.24%) ASP.NET
15 238 (7.48%) Ajax
16 219 (6.88%) Hibernate
17 201 (6.32%) CSS3
18 192 (6.04%) Middleware
19 175 (5.50%) AngularJS
20 166 (5.22%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 351 (11.03%) Computer Science
2 319 (10.03%) Analytical Skills
3 229 (7.20%) Open Source
4 164 (5.16%) Mobile App
5 147 (4.62%) Clustering
6 144 (4.53%) User Experience
7 113 (3.55%) Client/Server
8 112 (3.52%) Management Information System
9 74 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
10 65 (2.04%) iPad
11 59 (1.85%) N-Tier
12 57 (1.79%) iPhone
13 49 (1.54%) Algorithms
14 48 (1.51%) Digital Media
15 44 (1.38%) PKI
16 42 (1.32%) RIA
17 37 (1.16%) Visualisation
18 31 (0.97%) Replication
18 31 (0.97%) Social Media
19 29 (0.91%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1357 (42.66%) Linux
2 869 (27.32%) Windows
3 543 (17.07%) UNIX
4 247 (7.76%) Solaris
5 191 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 182 (5.72%) CentOS
7 166 (5.22%) Android
8 149 (4.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 140 (4.40%) Apple iOS
10 100 (3.14%) Windows Server 2003
11 91 (2.86%) Debian
12 82 (2.58%) Ubuntu
13 70 (2.20%) AIX
14 44 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
14 44 (1.38%) Windows 7
15 26 (0.82%) Windows XP
16 23 (0.72%) Mac OS X
17 20 (0.63%) Mac OS
18 19 (0.60%) Windows Phone
19 16 (0.50%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1022 (32.13%) Agile Software Development
2 485 (15.25%) TDD
3 468 (14.71%) MVC
4 442 (13.90%) Scrum
5 396 (12.45%) E-Commerce
6 382 (12.01%) Software Engineering
7 358 (11.25%) OO
8 311 (9.78%) Continuous Integration
9 270 (8.49%) SOA
10 266 (8.36%) Unit Testing
11 221 (6.95%) Mentoring
12 216 (6.79%) ITIL
13 206 (6.48%) DevOps
14 188 (5.91%) Load Balancing
15 184 (5.78%) Multithreading
16 177 (5.56%) OOP
17 172 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
18 171 (5.38%) BDD
19 154 (4.84%) Web Development
20 143 (4.50%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1291 (40.58%) Java
2 1080 (33.95%) JavaScript
3 1034 (32.51%) SQL
4 441 (13.86%) Python
5 437 (13.74%) C#
6 420 (13.20%) Perl
7 381 (11.98%) PHP
8 277 (8.71%) Bash Shell
9 262 (8.24%) C++
10 261 (8.20%) Ruby
11 188 (5.91%) C
12 112 (3.52%) Scala
13 104 (3.27%) PowerShell
14 101 (3.18%) Shell Script
15 84 (2.64%) T-SQL
16 79 (2.48%) Objective-C
17 70 (2.20%) XPath
18 59 (1.85%) PL/SQL
19 47 (1.48%) Groovy
20 27 (0.85%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 613 (19.27%) Degree
2 195 (6.13%) Security Cleared
3 116 (3.65%) SC Cleared
4 89 (2.80%) Cisco Certification
5 69 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 59 (1.85%) CCNA
7 52 (1.63%) CCNP
8 47 (1.48%) MCSE
9 44 (1.38%) DV Cleared
10 31 (0.97%) ISEB
11 30 (0.94%) PhD
12 26 (0.82%) CCIE
13 24 (0.75%) CISSP
13 24 (0.75%) GCIA
14 20 (0.63%) Sun Certification
14 20 (0.63%) MCSA
15 19 (0.60%) GCIH
16 18 (0.57%) PMP
16 18 (0.57%) PMI Certification
16 18 (0.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 250 (7.86%) QA
2 43 (1.35%) SLA
3 29 (0.91%) PCI DSS
4 23 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (0.41%) HL7
6 11 (0.35%) WAI
7 6 (0.19%) COBIT
8 5 (0.16%) COSO
9 4 (0.13%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.094%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.094%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.063%) WCAG
12 1 (0.031%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 1 (0.031%) GAAP
12 1 (0.031%) EMIR
12 1 (0.031%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 234 (7.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 148 (4.65%) Active Directory
3 97 (3.05%) NFS
4 63 (1.98%) Varnish
5 57 (1.79%) Xen
6 50 (1.57%) Hyper-V
7 45 (1.41%) Snort
8 41 (1.29%) Oracle RAC
9 32 (1.01%) VMware ESX
10 31 (0.97%) Postfix
11 29 (0.91%) Samba
12 26 (0.82%) vSphere
13 25 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
14 24 (0.75%) Squid
15 23 (0.72%) Forefront TMG
16 22 (0.69%) KVM
16 22 (0.69%) XenServer
16 22 (0.69%) SRDF
17 21 (0.66%) Firmware
18 17 (0.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 300 (9.43%) Puppet
2 215 (6.76%) Opscode Chef
3 83 (2.61%) Nagios
4 57 (1.79%) Vagrant
5 44 (1.38%) Ansible
6 39 (1.23%) SCOM
7 29 (0.91%) WSUS
8 27 (0.85%) Tivoli
9 25 (0.79%) CiscoWorks
9 25 (0.79%) Salt
10 21 (0.66%) HP NNM
11 20 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
11 20 (0.63%) OpenView
12 19 (0.60%) CFEngine
13 15 (0.47%) Capistrano
13 15 (0.47%) SCCM
14 13 (0.41%) Nessus
15 10 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 9 (0.28%) Data Guard
17 8 (0.25%) logstash
Vendors
1 571 (17.95%) Oracle
2 394 (12.39%) Microsoft
3 317 (9.97%) VMware
4 296 (9.31%) Red Hat
5 226 (7.10%) Cisco
6 196 (6.16%) IBM
7 143 (4.50%) F5
8 92 (2.89%) HP
9 81 (2.55%) Juniper
10 80 (2.51%) Sybase
11 77 (2.42%) Google
12 72 (2.26%) Citrix
13 61 (1.92%) EMC
14 58 (1.82%) CheckPoint
15 54 (1.70%) SAP
16 52 (1.63%) Sun
17 48 (1.51%) TIBCO
18 45 (1.41%) NetApp
19 39 (1.23%) Twitter
20 38 (1.19%) hybris
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