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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 197 224 187
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -37
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 1657 1334 1788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.45% 1.23% 1.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.06% 7.02% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1266 1070 1415
Average salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,203 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,600 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%

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
20560 19004 21795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.94% 17.58% 18.43%
Number of salaries quoted 16340 15365 17841
Average salary £44,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.13% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 27 August 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 27 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
England +21 1541 £48,000 +4.34% 430
London -6 663 £52,500 - 214
South East +61 419 £47,500 +11.76% 87
East of England +26 173 £42,500 +6.25% 22
City of London +29 127 £54,500 +1.39% 80
Berkshire +29 112 £47,500 +11.76% 28
Hampshire +40 95 £45,000 +28.57% 17
North West -10 85 £40,000 +12.67% 26
Reading +24 79 £48,000 +15.66% 11
Yorkshire -12 79 £40,500 +1.25% 18
Cambridgeshire +24 77 £41,250 +3.12% 16
West Yorkshire +1 64 £44,082 +33.58% 16
Leeds -2 63 £43,164 +23.32% 12
Scotland +21 56 £35,000 -5.14% 23
Cambridge +18 56 £40,000 - 14
Surrey +20 55 £44,750 -0.55% 14
South West +15 54 £42,500 - 15
Manchester -3 51 £42,500 +21.42% 14
Hertfordshire -19 47 £45,000 - 3
Oxfordshire +27 39 £45,000 +28.57% 10
West Midlands -17 37 £47,500 +26.66% 24
East Sussex -11 36 £52,500 +31.25% 2
Basingstoke +34 35 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Brighton -11 35 £52,500 +31.25% 2
Wales +22 29 £35,000 - 5
West Sussex +7 29 £55,000 +64.17% 4
Watford -3 28 £60,000 - 3
Bristol +21 27 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Buckinghamshire +13 27 £57,500 +27.77% 1
South Wales +23 26 £35,000 - 3

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 1424 (40.90%) Linux
2 1409 (40.47%) Java
3 1267 (36.39%) HTML
4 1169 (33.57%) JavaScript
5 1145 (32.88%) SQL
6 965 (27.71%) CSS
7 941 (27.02%) Windows
8 898 (25.79%) TCP/IP
9 856 (24.58%) XML
10 699 (20.07%) Agile Software Development
11 695 (19.96%) Web Services
12 693 (19.90%) Apache
13 662 (19.01%) DNS
14 661 (18.98%) Degree
15 651 (18.70%) MySQL
16 626 (17.98%) Tomcat
17 610 (17.52%) Internet
18 578 (16.60%) UNIX
19 577 (16.57%) .NET
20 535 (15.36%) Finance
21 529 (15.19%) Oracle
22 519 (14.91%) SQL Server
23 517 (14.85%) TDD
24 512 (14.70%) MVC
25 488 (14.01%) Software Engineering
26 481 (13.81%) jQuery
27 478 (13.73%) Microsoft
28 469 (13.47%) Python
29 466 (13.38%) C#
30 453 (13.01%) SSL

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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
1 693 (19.90%) Apache
2 626 (17.98%) Tomcat
3 354 (10.17%) IIS
4 298 (8.56%) WebSphere
5 184 (5.28%) WebLogic
6 143 (4.11%) nginx
7 131 (3.76%) CMS
8 126 (3.62%) Node.js
9 118 (3.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 110 (3.16%) SharePoint
11 99 (2.84%) WebSphere Application Server
12 86 (2.47%) IBM HTTP Server
13 85 (2.44%) Apache Solr
14 82 (2.35%) Drupal
14 82 (2.35%) MS Exchange
15 57 (1.64%) WebLogic Portal
16 54 (1.55%) Jetty
17 43 (1.23%) MQSeries
18 39 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
19 34 (0.98%) WordPress
Applications
1 230 (6.61%) MS Excel
2 101 (2.90%) MS Office
3 22 (0.63%) MS Visio
4 18 (0.52%) Photoshop
5 15 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (0.29%) Fireworks
7 8 (0.23%) SPSS
8 7 (0.20%) MS Project
8 7 (0.20%) ArcView
9 6 (0.17%) InfoPath
10 3 (0.086%) Quicktime
11 2 (0.057%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 28 (0.80%) Magento
2 18 (0.52%) JDE OneWorld
3 17 (0.49%) RMDS
3 17 (0.49%) osCommerce
4 15 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
5 12 (0.34%) Google Analytics
6 10 (0.29%) IntelliMatch
6 10 (0.29%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
7 8 (0.23%) HiPortfolio
8 7 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
8 7 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
9 6 (0.17%) Summit
10 5 (0.14%) Oracle HRMS
11 4 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
11 4 (0.11%) Oracle Payroll
11 4 (0.11%) Kondor+
12 3 (0.086%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 3 (0.086%) Oracle EBS R12
12 3 (0.086%) Oracle iRecruitment
12 3 (0.086%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 146 (4.19%) Amazon AWS
2 95 (2.73%) SaaS
3 78 (2.24%) Amazon EC2
4 66 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 53 (1.52%) GitHub
6 37 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
7 32 (0.92%) Heroku
8 27 (0.78%) Basecamp
9 25 (0.72%) PaaS
10 23 (0.66%) Amazon S3
11 17 (0.49%) Google App Engine
12 16 (0.46%) Amazon ELB
13 12 (0.34%) Office 365
13 12 (0.34%) Google Compute Engine
14 9 (0.26%) Route 53
14 9 (0.26%) Google Apps
15 8 (0.23%) IaaS
15 8 (0.23%) OpenShift
16 7 (0.20%) Force.com
17 2 (0.057%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 898 (25.79%) TCP/IP
2 662 (19.01%) DNS
3 610 (17.52%) Internet
4 453 (13.01%) SSL
5 362 (10.40%) Firewall
6 354 (10.17%) SMTP
7 269 (7.73%) FTP
8 260 (7.47%) LDAP
9 244 (7.01%) SAN
10 213 (6.12%) DHCP
11 184 (5.28%) HTTPS
12 175 (5.03%) VPN
13 168 (4.82%) WAN
14 161 (4.62%) LAN
15 157 (4.51%) SSH
16 113 (3.25%) Network Security
17 94 (2.70%) NAS
18 76 (2.18%) VoIP
18 76 (2.18%) SNMP
19 74 (2.13%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 651 (18.70%) MySQL
2 519 (14.91%) SQL Server
3 302 (8.67%) Relational Database
4 200 (5.74%) NoSQL
5 158 (4.54%) PostgreSQL
6 149 (4.28%) MongoDB
7 138 (3.96%) RDBMS
8 116 (3.33%) Big Data
9 100 (2.87%) Hadoop
10 75 (2.15%) Oracle Database
11 74 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
12 70 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
13 69 (1.98%) DB2
14 58 (1.67%) Redis
15 39 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
15 39 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 36 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
17 32 (0.92%) Hazelcast
18 30 (0.86%) MariaDB
19 28 (0.80%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 349 (10.02%) Git (software)
2 274 (7.87%) Subversion
3 219 (6.29%) Maven
3 219 (6.29%) Jenkins
4 182 (5.23%) JIRA
5 160 (4.60%) Selenium
6 135 (3.88%) JUnit
7 130 (3.73%) Eclipse
8 109 (3.13%) Visual Studio
9 95 (2.73%) Ant
10 62 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
11 61 (1.75%) Cucumber
12 57 (1.64%) YourKit
13 44 (1.26%) Mockito
14 43 (1.23%) Hudson
15 41 (1.18%) Xcode
16 40 (1.15%) Mercurial
17 36 (1.03%) TeamCity
18 35 (1.01%) Grunt
19 34 (0.98%) SoapUI
General
1 535 (15.36%) Finance
2 198 (5.69%) Telecoms
3 163 (4.68%) Games
4 151 (4.34%) Retail
5 126 (3.62%) Marketing
6 88 (2.53%) Advertising
7 69 (1.98%) Banking
8 63 (1.81%) Publishing
9 61 (1.75%) Manufacturing
10 37 (1.06%) Back Office
11 28 (0.80%) Front Office
12 27 (0.78%) Multimedia
13 24 (0.69%) Military
14 19 (0.55%) Financial Institution
15 18 (0.52%) Electronics
16 17 (0.49%) German Language
17 16 (0.46%) Investment Banking
18 15 (0.43%) Online Betting
19 14 (0.40%) Local Government
19 14 (0.40%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1522 (43.71%) Developer
2 440 (12.64%) Java Developer
3 284 (8.16%) Analyst
4 275 (7.90%) Senior Developer
5 274 (7.87%) Administrator
6 229 (6.58%) Architect
7 225 (6.46%) Systems Administrator
8 180 (5.17%) Software Engineer
9 146 (4.19%) Linux Administrator
10 145 (4.16%) .NET Developer
11 142 (4.08%) Web Developer
12 134 (3.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 130 (3.73%) Consultant
14 117 (3.36%) Solutions Architect
15 116 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
16 109 (3.13%) Software Developer
16 109 (3.13%) C# Developer
17 104 (2.99%) Senior Java Developer
18 103 (2.96%) Front-End Developer
19 100 (2.87%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1267 (36.39%) HTML
2 965 (27.71%) CSS
3 856 (24.58%) XML
4 695 (19.96%) Web Services
5 577 (16.57%) .NET
6 481 (13.81%) jQuery
7 425 (12.21%) J2EE
8 401 (11.52%) HTML5
9 396 (11.37%) JSON
9 396 (11.37%) Spring
10 387 (11.11%) REST
11 386 (11.09%) SOAP
12 335 (9.62%) ASP.NET
13 318 (9.13%) RESTful
14 298 (8.56%) Ajax
15 250 (7.18%) Hibernate
16 200 (5.74%) CSS3
17 186 (5.34%) Middleware
18 174 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
19 170 (4.88%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 402 (11.55%) Computer Science
2 283 (8.13%) Open Source
3 214 (6.15%) Mobile App
4 183 (5.26%) Clustering
5 136 (3.91%) Client/Server
6 133 (3.82%) Management Information System
7 103 (2.96%) iPhone
8 86 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
9 62 (1.78%) iPad
10 55 (1.58%) N-Tier
11 54 (1.55%) Social Media
12 53 (1.52%) Digital Media
13 50 (1.44%) RIA
14 46 (1.32%) Online Games
15 42 (1.21%) PKI
16 37 (1.06%) Mathematics
17 35 (1.01%) Streaming Video
18 34 (0.98%) Blackberry
18 34 (0.98%) Visualisation
19 33 (0.95%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1424 (40.90%) Linux
2 941 (27.02%) Windows
3 578 (16.60%) UNIX
4 268 (7.70%) Solaris
5 210 (6.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 206 (5.92%) Android
7 193 (5.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 187 (5.37%) CentOS
9 171 (4.91%) Apple iOS
10 125 (3.59%) Debian
11 108 (3.10%) Windows Server 2003
12 88 (2.53%) Ubuntu
13 87 (2.50%) AIX
14 79 (2.27%) Windows 7
15 45 (1.29%) Windows XP
16 39 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
17 23 (0.66%) Mac OS X
18 16 (0.46%) Fedora
18 16 (0.46%) Embedded Linux
18 16 (0.46%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 699 (20.07%) Agile Software Development
2 517 (14.85%) TDD
3 512 (14.70%) MVC
4 488 (14.01%) Software Engineering
5 441 (12.67%) Scrum
6 435 (12.49%) OO
7 409 (11.75%) E-Commerce
8 378 (10.86%) Continuous Integration
9 302 (8.67%) Unit Testing
10 251 (7.21%) Load Balancing
11 243 (6.98%) SOA
12 236 (6.78%) Multithreading
13 219 (6.29%) Web Development
14 215 (6.17%) DevOps
15 212 (6.09%) OOP
16 199 (5.72%) ITIL
17 198 (5.69%) Performance Tuning
18 197 (5.66%) Configuration Management
19 163 (4.68%) iOS Development
20 157 (4.51%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1409 (40.47%) Java
2 1169 (33.57%) JavaScript
3 1145 (32.88%) SQL
4 469 (13.47%) Python
5 466 (13.38%) C#
6 447 (12.84%) Perl
7 440 (12.64%) PHP
8 281 (8.07%) C++
8 281 (8.07%) Bash Shell
9 274 (7.87%) Ruby
10 213 (6.12%) C
11 139 (3.99%) Scala
12 124 (3.56%) PowerShell
13 114 (3.27%) T-SQL
14 113 (3.25%) Objective-C
15 98 (2.81%) Shell Script
16 50 (1.44%) XPath
17 47 (1.35%) PL/SQL
18 43 (1.23%) Groovy
19 31 (0.89%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 661 (18.98%) Degree
2 226 (6.49%) Security Cleared
3 113 (3.25%) SC Cleared
4 95 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 82 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
6 70 (2.01%) MCSE
7 60 (1.72%) CCNP
8 58 (1.67%) CCNA
9 42 (1.21%) DV Cleared
10 41 (1.18%) PhD
11 40 (1.15%) ISEB
12 35 (1.01%) MCSA
13 28 (0.80%) MCP
14 25 (0.72%) ISTQB
15 21 (0.60%) CCIE
16 20 (0.57%) MCITP
17 19 (0.55%) GCIA
18 18 (0.52%) PMP
18 18 (0.52%) PMI Certification
18 18 (0.52%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 347 (9.97%) QA
2 36 (1.03%) SLA
3 23 (0.66%) HL7
4 20 (0.57%) PCI DSS
5 19 (0.55%) WAI
6 15 (0.43%) JTAG
7 13 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (0.17%) COBIT
9 5 (0.14%) COSO
10 4 (0.11%) Data Quality
11 3 (0.086%) WCAG
11 3 (0.086%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.029%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 1 (0.029%) BS7799
12 1 (0.029%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.029%) GAAP
12 1 (0.029%) EMIR
12 1 (0.029%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 262 (7.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 209 (6.00%) Active Directory
3 113 (3.25%) NFS
4 75 (2.15%) Xen
5 67 (1.92%) Hyper-V
6 60 (1.72%) Varnish
7 51 (1.46%) vSphere
8 46 (1.32%) VMware ESX
9 43 (1.23%) Forefront TMG
10 36 (1.03%) Snort
11 32 (0.92%) Oracle RAC
12 30 (0.86%) Postfix
13 28 (0.80%) XenServer
13 28 (0.80%) Samba
14 27 (0.78%) KVM
15 22 (0.63%) Squid
16 20 (0.57%) Terminal Services
17 18 (0.52%) ISA Server
18 17 (0.49%) SRDF
18 17 (0.49%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 270 (7.75%) Puppet
2 193 (5.54%) Opscode Chef
3 83 (2.38%) Nagios
4 46 (1.32%) SCOM
4 46 (1.32%) Vagrant
5 43 (1.23%) WSUS
6 39 (1.12%) CiscoWorks
7 37 (1.06%) HP NNM
8 30 (0.86%) Ansible
9 22 (0.63%) OpenView
9 22 (0.63%) Tivoli
10 19 (0.55%) Backup Exec
10 19 (0.55%) Nessus
10 19 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
11 16 (0.46%) logstash
12 15 (0.43%) Salt
13 13 (0.37%) CFEngine
14 12 (0.34%) SCCM
15 11 (0.32%) Capistrano
15 11 (0.32%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 529 (15.19%) Oracle
2 478 (13.73%) Microsoft
3 330 (9.48%) VMware
4 299 (8.59%) Red Hat
5 295 (8.47%) Cisco
6 216 (6.20%) JBoss
7 167 (4.80%) IBM
8 141 (4.05%) F5
9 115 (3.30%) HP
10 104 (2.99%) Google
11 103 (2.96%) Juniper
12 82 (2.35%) Sybase
13 81 (2.33%) EMC
13 81 (2.33%) Citrix
14 73 (2.10%) NetApp
14 73 (2.10%) CheckPoint
15 53 (1.52%) SAP
16 52 (1.49%) Twitter
17 50 (1.44%) Sun
18 49 (1.41%) TIBCO
Berkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £34,000 to £34,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Northamptonshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Warwickshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Zetman
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Incentive, Pension, Car
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £60-80,000 + Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Posted: 17 hours ago