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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 220 220 109
Rank change year-on-year
0 -111
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 1493 1479 2842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.39% 1.32% 2.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.64% 7.84% 13.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1216 1159 2353
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,925 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
19539 18871 21833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.16% 16.86% 20.06%
Number of salaries quoted 15564 14946 17583
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 March 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 27 March 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 +3 1391 £47,500 +1.06% 553
London +11 652 £55,858 +11.71% 257
South East +1 269 £47,500 +5.55% 84
East of England +9 160 £42,500 - 33
City of London +12 158 £55,000 +7.31% 101
South West -10 100 £40,000 - 30
Cambridgeshire +14 83 £45,000 +5.88% 20
North West +3 75 £40,000 -15.78% 51
Berkshire -24 72 £48,750 +8.33% 18
Surrey +33 71 £56,000 +1.81% 15
South Wales +52 67 £43,750 -10.25% 3
Wales +47 67 £43,750 +16.66% 3
Cambridge +16 64 £42,500 +6.25% 18
Yorkshire -11 58 £35,000 - 34
Bristol +10 53 £40,000 +23.07% 8
Hertfordshire +2 53 £41,500 -21.69% 11
Manchester -5 43 £38,750 -18.42% 22
West Yorkshire +10 42 £45,000 +28.57% 21
Cardiff +31 39 £42,500 -12.82% 3
East Sussex +15 38 £40,000 - 10
West Midlands -41 36 £37,500 - 36
Hampshire +3 35 £45,000 +12.50% 16
Leeds +19 34 £45,000 +4.25% 14
Cheshire +11 26 £40,000 -20.00% 15
Brighton +2 25 £40,000 - 3
Cwmbran - 25 £51,500 -
Torfaen - 25 £51,500 -
East Midlands +14 23 £37,500 -6.25% 22
Watford +4 23 £36,750 -10.36% 3
Gloucestershire -13 19 £47,500 +18.75% 5

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 1137 (40.05%) Linux
2 1079 (38.01%) HTML
3 1053 (37.09%) Java
4 1007 (35.47%) JavaScript
5 920 (32.41%) Agile Software Development
6 890 (31.35%) SQL
7 805 (28.36%) Windows
8 802 (28.25%) CSS
9 776 (27.33%) XML
10 650 (22.90%) TCP/IP
11 621 (21.87%) .NET
12 603 (21.24%) SQL Server
13 572 (20.15%) Web Services
14 550 (19.37%) DNS
15 529 (18.63%) Tomcat
16 527 (18.56%) C#
17 517 (18.21%) Apache
18 508 (17.89%) UNIX
19 479 (16.87%) MySQL
20 474 (16.70%) Oracle
21 452 (15.92%) REST
22 445 (15.67%) Microsoft
23 444 (15.64%) Python
24 443 (15.60%) Degree
25 426 (15.01%) SOAP
25 426 (15.01%) Internet
26 423 (14.90%) OO
27 415 (14.62%) Perl
28 407 (14.34%) Finance
29 400 (14.09%) MVC

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 529 (18.63%) Tomcat
2 517 (18.21%) Apache
3 267 (9.40%) IIS
4 257 (9.05%) WebSphere
5 167 (5.88%) Node.js
6 124 (4.37%) nginx
6 124 (4.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 115 (4.05%) JBoss
8 90 (3.17%) WebSphere Application Server
9 81 (2.85%) SharePoint
10 79 (2.78%) CMS
11 77 (2.71%) IBM HTTP Server
11 77 (2.71%) Apache Solr
12 75 (2.64%) Elasticsearch
13 67 (2.36%) Oracle Coherence
14 58 (2.04%) GlassFish
15 48 (1.69%) MQSeries
16 46 (1.62%) BizTalk Server
16 46 (1.62%) Drupal
17 41 (1.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 175 (6.16%) MS Excel
2 65 (2.29%) MS Office
3 19 (0.67%) MS Visio
4 16 (0.56%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.14%) MS Project
6 4 (0.14%) Mingle
7 3 (0.11%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.070%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.035%) Doxygen
9 1 (0.035%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 48 (1.69%) RMDS
2 14 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
2 14 (0.49%) Magento
3 12 (0.42%) SAP SRM
4 10 (0.35%) Fredhopper
5 7 (0.25%) Google Analytics
5 7 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.18%) Summit
7 4 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.14%) SAP R/3
7 4 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.070%) ResourceLink
8 2 (0.070%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.070%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (0.070%) Agresso
8 2 (0.070%) Workday HCM
8 2 (0.070%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.035%) Markit EDM
9 1 (0.035%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 108 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
2 82 (2.89%) SaaS
3 65 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 60 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
5 46 (1.62%) PaaS
6 44 (1.55%) GitHub
7 27 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
8 21 (0.74%) Office 365
9 18 (0.63%) IaaS
9 18 (0.63%) Force.com
10 12 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
11 11 (0.39%) Amazon S3
11 11 (0.39%) Heroku
12 10 (0.35%) Route 53
13 9 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 9 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 9 (0.32%) Trello
14 6 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 6 (0.21%) Joyent
14 6 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 650 (22.90%) TCP/IP
2 550 (19.37%) DNS
3 426 (15.01%) Internet
4 295 (10.39%) Firewall
5 290 (10.21%) SMTP
6 278 (9.79%) SSL
7 243 (8.56%) FTP
8 212 (7.47%) HTTPS
9 181 (6.38%) SAN
10 176 (6.20%) DHCP
11 171 (6.02%) LAN
12 164 (5.78%) WAN
13 136 (4.79%) VPN
14 135 (4.76%) LDAP
15 113 (3.98%) NAS
16 103 (3.63%) Network Security
17 84 (2.96%) Wireshark
18 79 (2.78%) BGP
19 77 (2.71%) VLAN
20 76 (2.68%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 603 (21.24%) SQL Server
2 479 (16.87%) MySQL
3 190 (6.69%) Relational Database
4 176 (6.20%) NoSQL
5 167 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
6 162 (5.71%) MongoDB
7 118 (4.16%) DB2
8 85 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
9 82 (2.89%) Hadoop
10 81 (2.85%) Big Data
11 74 (2.61%) RDBMS
12 72 (2.54%) Oracle Database
13 51 (1.80%) Redis
14 50 (1.76%) HBase
15 49 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
16 47 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
17 41 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
18 30 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
19 29 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 29 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 321 (11.31%) Git (software)
2 219 (7.71%) Subversion
3 179 (6.31%) Maven
4 174 (6.13%) Selenium
5 166 (5.85%) Jenkins
6 146 (5.14%) Eclipse
7 135 (4.76%) JIRA
8 124 (4.37%) JUnit
9 114 (4.02%) Ant
10 91 (3.21%) Cucumber
11 83 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
12 57 (2.01%) WebDriver
13 49 (1.73%) Visual Studio
14 48 (1.69%) Jasmine
15 39 (1.37%) Hudson
15 39 (1.37%) Mercurial
16 37 (1.30%) SoapUI
17 28 (0.99%) Fiddler
17 28 (0.99%) LoadRunner
17 28 (0.99%) Mocha
General
1 407 (14.34%) Finance
2 133 (4.68%) Marketing
3 131 (4.61%) Retail
3 131 (4.61%) Telecoms
4 103 (3.63%) Games
5 87 (3.06%) Banking
6 59 (2.08%) Advertising
7 27 (0.95%) Manufacturing
7 27 (0.95%) Back Office
8 22 (0.77%) Electronics
8 22 (0.77%) Law
8 22 (0.77%) Billing
9 21 (0.74%) Aerospace
10 18 (0.63%) Automotive
10 18 (0.63%) Publishing
11 14 (0.49%) Legal
12 13 (0.46%) Front Office
13 12 (0.42%) Military
14 11 (0.39%) French Language
15 10 (0.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1187 (41.81%) Developer
2 311 (10.95%) Java Developer
3 222 (7.82%) Analyst
4 217 (7.64%) Architect
5 209 (7.36%) Senior Developer
6 203 (7.15%) .NET Developer
7 190 (6.69%) Administrator
8 158 (5.57%) Systems Administrator
9 157 (5.53%) Software Engineer
10 137 (4.83%) C# Developer
11 119 (4.19%) Web Developer
12 112 (3.95%) Network Engineer
13 109 (3.84%) Solutions Architect
14 104 (3.66%) C# .NET Developer
15 103 (3.63%) Linux Administrator
16 96 (3.38%) Software Developer
17 90 (3.17%) Systems Engineer
17 90 (3.17%) Consultant
18 84 (2.96%) Support Engineer
18 84 (2.96%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1079 (38.01%) HTML
2 802 (28.25%) CSS
3 776 (27.33%) XML
4 621 (21.87%) .NET
5 572 (20.15%) Web Services
6 452 (15.92%) REST
7 426 (15.01%) SOAP
8 388 (13.67%) jQuery
9 355 (12.50%) J2EE
10 340 (11.98%) JSON
11 337 (11.87%) HTML5
12 278 (9.79%) Spring
13 269 (9.48%) ASP.NET
14 241 (8.49%) Ajax
15 235 (8.28%) RESTful
16 195 (6.87%) Middleware
17 188 (6.62%) CSS3
18 185 (6.52%) AngularJS
19 182 (6.41%) Hibernate
20 168 (5.92%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 270 (9.51%) Computer Science
2 221 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
3 204 (7.19%) Open Source
4 154 (5.42%) User Experience
5 122 (4.30%) Mobile App
6 111 (3.91%) Enterprise Software
7 98 (3.45%) Client/Server
8 93 (3.28%) N-Tier
9 73 (2.57%) Clustering
10 69 (2.43%) PKI
11 64 (2.25%) iPad
12 62 (2.18%) Management Information System
13 54 (1.90%) iPhone
14 51 (1.80%) Mainframe
15 47 (1.66%) Algorithms
16 43 (1.51%) Streaming Video
17 38 (1.34%) Over-the-Top Content
18 36 (1.27%) Visualisation
19 31 (1.09%) Data Structures
19 31 (1.09%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1137 (40.05%) Linux
2 805 (28.36%) Windows
3 508 (17.89%) UNIX
4 221 (7.78%) Solaris
5 146 (5.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 134 (4.72%) Android
7 128 (4.51%) Apple iOS
8 120 (4.23%) CentOS
9 112 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
10 92 (3.24%) Windows Server 2003
11 83 (2.92%) Ubuntu
12 79 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
13 56 (1.97%) AIX
14 49 (1.73%) Mac OS X
15 39 (1.37%) Debian
16 28 (0.99%) Windows 7
17 25 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
18 20 (0.70%) Windows XP
18 20 (0.70%) OS/400
19 19 (0.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 920 (32.41%) Agile Software Development
2 423 (14.90%) OO
3 400 (14.09%) MVC
4 366 (12.89%) E-Commerce
5 362 (12.75%) TDD
6 329 (11.59%) Software Engineering
7 305 (10.74%) Scrum
8 255 (8.98%) Continuous Integration
9 229 (8.07%) DevOps
10 212 (7.47%) Mentoring
11 203 (7.15%) ITIL
12 197 (6.94%) SOA
13 184 (6.48%) Configuration Management
14 171 (6.02%) Performance Tuning
15 168 (5.92%) Unit Testing
16 167 (5.88%) Load Balancing
17 146 (5.14%) BDD
18 128 (4.51%) OOP
19 103 (3.63%) Problem Management
20 102 (3.59%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1053 (37.09%) Java
2 1007 (35.47%) JavaScript
3 890 (31.35%) SQL
4 527 (18.56%) C#
5 444 (15.64%) Python
6 415 (14.62%) Perl
7 341 (12.01%) PHP
8 269 (9.48%) Bash Shell
9 236 (8.31%) C++
10 188 (6.62%) Ruby
11 185 (6.52%) C
12 124 (4.37%) Objective-C
13 104 (3.66%) PowerShell
14 103 (3.63%) Shell Script
15 91 (3.21%) T-SQL
16 90 (3.17%) Scala
17 78 (2.75%) XPath
18 60 (2.11%) VB.NET
19 52 (1.83%) PL/SQL
20 45 (1.59%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 443 (15.60%) Degree
2 124 (4.37%) Security Cleared
3 93 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
4 81 (2.85%) SC Cleared
5 65 (2.29%) CCNA
6 58 (2.04%) CCNP
7 48 (1.69%) DV Cleared
8 30 (1.06%) CISSP
9 24 (0.85%) ISEB
10 23 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
11 20 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 16 (0.56%) JNCIP
12 16 (0.56%) Sun Certification
12 16 (0.56%) VCP5
13 13 (0.46%) ISTQB
14 12 (0.42%) JNCIS
14 12 (0.42%) PhD
15 11 (0.39%) CCDA
15 11 (0.39%) PMP
15 11 (0.39%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 197 (6.94%) QA
2 55 (1.94%) SLA
3 30 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (0.70%) WAI
5 15 (0.53%) PCI DSS
6 12 (0.42%) COBIT
7 11 (0.39%) RosettaNet
8 8 (0.28%) HL7
9 6 (0.21%) ISO 9001
10 4 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.070%) WCAG
12 1 (0.035%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.035%) JTAG
12 1 (0.035%) Data Quality
System Software
1 249 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 122 (4.30%) Active Directory
3 119 (4.19%) NFS
4 80 (2.82%) Hyper-V
5 72 (2.54%) Oracle RAC
5 72 (2.54%) KVM
6 68 (2.40%) Xen
7 64 (2.25%) SRDF
8 59 (2.08%) Squid
9 45 (1.59%) Snort
10 40 (1.41%) Varnish
11 33 (1.16%) vSphere
12 28 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
13 26 (0.92%) Firmware
14 24 (0.85%) VMware ESX
15 17 (0.60%) VirtualBox
16 15 (0.53%) Terminal Services
17 14 (0.49%) Samba
18 13 (0.46%) Docker
19 12 (0.42%) iptables
Systems Management
1 259 (9.12%) Puppet
2 182 (6.41%) Opscode Chef
3 124 (4.37%) Nagios
4 44 (1.55%) Ansible
5 31 (1.09%) Tivoli
6 30 (1.06%) Cacti
7 25 (0.88%) ZABBIX
8 24 (0.85%) Vagrant
9 22 (0.77%) logstash
10 17 (0.60%) SCOM
11 16 (0.56%) SCCM
12 14 (0.49%) Red Hat Satellite
13 13 (0.46%) Sysprep
13 13 (0.46%) Zenoss
14 12 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
14 12 (0.42%) WSUS
14 12 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 12 (0.42%) Kibana
15 11 (0.39%) OpenAM
15 11 (0.39%) Graphite
Vendors
1 474 (16.70%) Oracle
2 445 (15.67%) Microsoft
3 368 (12.96%) VMware
4 247 (8.70%) Cisco
5 238 (8.38%) IBM
6 232 (8.17%) Red Hat
7 99 (3.49%) NetApp
7 99 (3.49%) F5
8 78 (2.75%) Sun
9 76 (2.68%) EMC
10 72 (2.54%) HP
11 70 (2.47%) Intel
12 69 (2.43%) Google
13 66 (2.32%) Juniper
14 63 (2.22%) Sybase
14 63 (2.22%) CheckPoint
15 61 (2.15%) hybris
16 54 (1.90%) TIBCO
17 50 (1.76%) DataSynapse
18 48 (1.69%) 29West
Ipswich, Suffolk
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Middlesex
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £39000 per annum + car allowance + £60k OTE + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Competative + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Biovia
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £62000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago