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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 222 215 111
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -104
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 1458 1650 2793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.32% 1.38% 2.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.31% 8.15% 12.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1182 1340 2304
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £72,050
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
19933 20250 22143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.09% 16.98% 19.77%
Number of salaries quoted 15782 16062 17938
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 £26,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 1 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 1 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 -18 1376 £50,000 +5.26% 529
London -12 637 £57,500 +15.00% 221
South East -7 283 £45,000 -5.26% 102
East of England +10 144 £45,000 -5.26% 39
City of London +2 142 £55,000 - 105
South West -19 98 £40,000 - 20
Berkshire -38 72 £52,500 +10.52% 27
North West +7 71 £40,000 +6.66% 46
Surrey +41 69 £60,000 +14.28% 18
Cambridgeshire +12 62 £45,000 -5.26% 23
Hertfordshire -7 55 £45,000 -15.09% 10
Bristol 0 52 £40,000 - 6
Cambridge +23 48 £45,000 +5.88% 22
West Midlands -18 48 £41,000 +9.33% 40
Yorkshire -14 47 £34,000 -22.87% 31
Wales +36 45 £45,000 +11.11% 4
Hampshire +19 45 £45,000 +5.88% 24
South Wales +29 44 £45,000 +11.11% 4
East Sussex +30 43 £40,000 - 9
Manchester -11 34 £37,500 - 22
Cheshire +21 33 £40,000 -20.00% 8
Brighton +16 31 £40,000 - 2
West Yorkshire +13 27 £42,500 -26.08% 19
East Midlands +11 27 £35,000 -6.66% 20
Cardiff +21 25 £42,500 +4.93% 1
Leeds +9 25 £45,000 -21.73% 11
Watford +13 23 £37,500 - 1
Scotland 0 21 £48,000 +35.21% 14
Oxfordshire -13 21 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Torfaen 0 19 £51,500 +58.46% 2

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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 1127 (39.36%) Linux
2 1103 (38.53%) HTML
3 1070 (37.37%) Java
4 1059 (36.99%) JavaScript
5 987 (34.47%) Agile Software Development
6 901 (31.47%) SQL
7 792 (27.66%) XML
8 780 (27.24%) CSS
9 775 (27.07%) Windows
10 646 (22.56%) TCP/IP
11 626 (21.87%) .NET
12 618 (21.59%) SQL Server
13 587 (20.50%) Web Services
14 547 (19.11%) DNS
15 528 (18.44%) C#
16 500 (17.46%) Tomcat
17 499 (17.43%) UNIX
18 491 (17.15%) Apache
19 480 (16.77%) Oracle
20 469 (16.38%) MySQL
21 467 (16.31%) REST
22 448 (15.65%) Microsoft
23 437 (15.26%) Internet
24 436 (15.23%) Degree
25 429 (14.98%) Finance
26 420 (14.67%) Python
27 414 (14.46%) MVC
28 401 (14.01%) OO
29 399 (13.94%) SOAP
29 399 (13.94%) jQuery

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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
1 500 (17.46%) Tomcat
2 491 (17.15%) Apache
3 263 (9.19%) IIS
4 260 (9.08%) WebSphere
5 184 (6.43%) Node.js
6 142 (4.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 119 (4.16%) JBoss
8 108 (3.77%) nginx
9 101 (3.53%) SharePoint
10 83 (2.90%) Oracle Coherence
11 78 (2.72%) CMS
11 78 (2.72%) WebSphere Application Server
12 72 (2.51%) Elasticsearch
13 63 (2.20%) IBM HTTP Server
14 59 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
15 54 (1.89%) Drupal
16 53 (1.85%) Apache Solr
17 49 (1.71%) GlassFish
18 38 (1.33%) OpenStack
19 35 (1.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 182 (6.36%) MS Excel
2 57 (1.99%) MS Office
3 19 (0.66%) MS Visio
4 16 (0.56%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.17%) MS Project
7 4 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.070%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.070%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.070%) Mingle
9 1 (0.035%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.035%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 61 (2.13%) RMDS
2 14 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
3 13 (0.45%) Magento
4 12 (0.42%) SAP SRM
5 8 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.17%) Summit
6 5 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.17%) SAP R/3
7 4 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.070%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (0.070%) Fredhopper
8 2 (0.070%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.070%) Workday HCM
8 2 (0.070%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.035%) Documaker
9 1 (0.035%) Markit EDM
9 1 (0.035%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.035%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 191 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 82 (2.86%) SaaS
3 70 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 64 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
5 39 (1.36%) GitHub
6 37 (1.29%) PaaS
7 25 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
7 25 (0.87%) Office 365
8 24 (0.84%) IaaS
9 19 (0.66%) Force.com
10 15 (0.52%) Google Analytics
11 12 (0.42%) Heroku
11 12 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
11 12 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
11 12 (0.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 11 (0.38%) Amazon S3
13 8 (0.28%) Sumo Logic
14 7 (0.24%) Trello
14 7 (0.24%) Sage Pay
14 7 (0.24%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 646 (22.56%) TCP/IP
2 547 (19.11%) DNS
3 437 (15.26%) Internet
4 309 (10.79%) SMTP
5 283 (9.88%) Firewall
6 247 (8.63%) SSL
7 228 (7.96%) FTP
8 210 (7.33%) HTTPS
9 198 (6.92%) WAN
10 196 (6.85%) LAN
11 184 (6.43%) SAN
12 169 (5.90%) DHCP
13 135 (4.72%) VPN
14 128 (4.47%) NAS
15 125 (4.37%) LDAP
16 104 (3.63%) Network Security
17 95 (3.32%) Fibre Channel
18 93 (3.25%) BGP
19 90 (3.14%) Multicast
20 83 (2.90%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 618 (21.59%) SQL Server
2 469 (16.38%) MySQL
3 209 (7.30%) Relational Database
4 208 (7.27%) NoSQL
5 185 (6.46%) PostgreSQL
5 185 (6.46%) MongoDB
6 117 (4.09%) DB2
7 93 (3.25%) Hadoop
8 89 (3.11%) SQL Server 2008
9 81 (2.83%) RDBMS
10 74 (2.58%) Redis
10 74 (2.58%) Big Data
11 71 (2.48%) HBase
12 61 (2.13%) Oracle Database
13 49 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
14 40 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
15 37 (1.29%) Oracle Database 11g
16 34 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
17 29 (1.01%) CouchDB
18 27 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 309 (10.79%) Git (software)
2 214 (7.47%) Subversion
3 207 (7.23%) Maven
4 171 (5.97%) Selenium
5 155 (5.41%) Jenkins
6 140 (4.89%) Eclipse
7 136 (4.75%) JUnit
8 135 (4.72%) JIRA
9 123 (4.30%) Ant
10 112 (3.91%) Cucumber
11 76 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
12 63 (2.20%) WebDriver
13 59 (2.06%) Visual Studio
14 42 (1.47%) Jasmine
15 33 (1.15%) SoapUI
16 32 (1.12%) Mercurial
17 30 (1.05%) Hudson
17 30 (1.05%) Fiddler
18 29 (1.01%) Grunt
19 28 (0.98%) LoadRunner
General
1 429 (14.98%) Finance
2 127 (4.44%) Telecoms
3 119 (4.16%) Marketing
4 105 (3.67%) Games
5 103 (3.60%) Retail
6 88 (3.07%) Banking
7 60 (2.10%) Advertising
8 29 (1.01%) Back Office
9 26 (0.91%) Electronics
10 25 (0.87%) Manufacturing
11 24 (0.84%) Billing
12 22 (0.77%) Law
13 21 (0.73%) Publishing
14 18 (0.63%) Automotive
15 15 (0.52%) Legal
16 13 (0.45%) Online Betting
16 13 (0.45%) Front Office
16 13 (0.45%) Financial Institution
17 11 (0.38%) French Language
17 11 (0.38%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1242 (43.38%) Developer
2 323 (11.28%) Java Developer
3 228 (7.96%) Senior Developer
3 228 (7.96%) Architect
4 194 (6.78%) Analyst
4 194 (6.78%) .NET Developer
5 191 (6.67%) Administrator
6 169 (5.90%) Software Engineer
7 158 (5.52%) Systems Administrator
8 143 (4.99%) Web Developer
9 129 (4.51%) C# Developer
10 114 (3.98%) Solutions Architect
11 109 (3.81%) Software Developer
12 106 (3.70%) Network Engineer
13 101 (3.53%) C# .NET Developer
14 97 (3.39%) Linux Administrator
15 87 (3.04%) Senior Java Developer
16 84 (2.93%) Support Engineer
17 81 (2.83%) DevOps Engineer
18 79 (2.76%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1103 (38.53%) HTML
2 792 (27.66%) XML
3 780 (27.24%) CSS
4 626 (21.87%) .NET
5 587 (20.50%) Web Services
6 467 (16.31%) REST
7 399 (13.94%) SOAP
7 399 (13.94%) jQuery
8 367 (12.82%) JSON
9 344 (12.02%) HTML5
10 342 (11.95%) J2EE
11 267 (9.33%) Ajax
12 265 (9.26%) Spring
13 250 (8.73%) ASP.NET
14 233 (8.14%) RESTful
15 209 (7.30%) AngularJS
16 199 (6.95%) CSS3
17 195 (6.81%) Middleware
18 185 (6.46%) Hibernate
19 179 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 272 (9.50%) Computer Science
2 210 (7.33%) Open Source
3 195 (6.81%) Analytical Skills
4 159 (5.55%) User Experience
5 120 (4.19%) Mobile App
6 96 (3.35%) Client/Server
7 95 (3.32%) Enterprise Software
8 83 (2.90%) N-Tier
9 82 (2.86%) Clustering
10 74 (2.58%) Management Information System
11 68 (2.38%) Mainframe
12 58 (2.03%) PKI
13 52 (1.82%) Algorithms
14 49 (1.71%) iPad
15 47 (1.64%) iPhone
16 42 (1.47%) Streaming Video
17 36 (1.26%) Mathematics
17 36 (1.26%) Visualisation
18 35 (1.22%) Online Games
18 35 (1.22%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 1127 (39.36%) Linux
2 775 (27.07%) Windows
3 499 (17.43%) UNIX
4 220 (7.68%) Solaris
5 132 (4.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 127 (4.44%) Android
7 120 (4.19%) Apple iOS
8 118 (4.12%) CentOS
9 105 (3.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 93 (3.25%) Ubuntu
11 83 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
12 75 (2.62%) Windows Server 2012
13 56 (1.96%) AIX
14 46 (1.61%) Mac OS X
15 38 (1.33%) Debian
16 28 (0.98%) Windows 7
17 25 (0.87%) Windows Mobile
18 23 (0.80%) Windows XP
19 20 (0.70%) OS/400
20 15 (0.52%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 987 (34.47%) Agile Software Development
2 414 (14.46%) MVC
3 401 (14.01%) OO
4 375 (13.10%) TDD
5 365 (12.75%) Software Engineering
6 321 (11.21%) E-Commerce
7 301 (10.51%) Scrum
8 252 (8.80%) Continuous Integration
9 217 (7.58%) DevOps
10 209 (7.30%) Mentoring
11 188 (6.57%) ITIL
12 174 (6.08%) Configuration Management
13 173 (6.04%) Load Balancing
14 172 (6.01%) Performance Tuning
15 168 (5.87%) Unit Testing
16 164 (5.73%) SOA
17 143 (4.99%) BDD
18 131 (4.58%) OOP
19 112 (3.91%) Web Development
19 112 (3.91%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1070 (37.37%) Java
2 1059 (36.99%) JavaScript
3 901 (31.47%) SQL
4 528 (18.44%) C#
5 420 (14.67%) Python
6 371 (12.96%) Perl
7 363 (12.68%) PHP
8 249 (8.70%) Bash Shell
9 245 (8.56%) C++
10 193 (6.74%) Ruby
11 167 (5.83%) C
12 119 (4.16%) Scala
13 115 (4.02%) Objective-C
14 103 (3.60%) Shell Script
15 100 (3.49%) PowerShell
16 96 (3.35%) T-SQL
17 77 (2.69%) VB.NET
18 73 (2.55%) XPath
19 55 (1.92%) ActionScript
20 51 (1.78%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 436 (15.23%) Degree
2 117 (4.09%) Security Cleared
3 97 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
4 80 (2.79%) SC Cleared
5 73 (2.55%) CCNA
6 66 (2.31%) CCNP
7 49 (1.71%) DV Cleared
8 34 (1.19%) CISSP
9 21 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
10 20 (0.70%) ISEB
11 17 (0.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 17 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 16 (0.56%) VCP5
13 14 (0.49%) Sun Certification
13 14 (0.49%) ISTQB
13 14 (0.49%) JNCIP
14 13 (0.45%) PhD
15 10 (0.35%) JNCIS
16 9 (0.31%) JNCIA
16 9 (0.31%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 213 (7.44%) QA
2 53 (1.85%) SLA
3 31 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (0.63%) COBIT
4 18 (0.63%) WAI
5 13 (0.45%) PCI DSS
6 11 (0.38%) RosettaNet
7 8 (0.28%) ISO 9001
7 8 (0.28%) HL7
8 3 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.070%) WCAG
9 2 (0.070%) JTAG
10 1 (0.035%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.035%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 245 (8.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 133 (4.65%) NFS
3 112 (3.91%) Active Directory
4 83 (2.90%) Hyper-V
5 82 (2.86%) SRDF
5 82 (2.86%) Xen
6 81 (2.83%) KVM
7 80 (2.79%) Oracle RAC
8 50 (1.75%) Squid
9 36 (1.26%) vSphere
10 35 (1.22%) Snort
11 34 (1.19%) Varnish
12 29 (1.01%) VirtualBox
13 26 (0.91%) VMware ESX
14 23 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
15 22 (0.77%) Docker
16 19 (0.66%) Firmware
17 14 (0.49%) Terminal Services
18 11 (0.38%) iptables
19 10 (0.35%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 251 (8.77%) Puppet
2 174 (6.08%) Opscode Chef
3 122 (4.26%) Nagios
4 49 (1.71%) Ansible
5 33 (1.15%) ZABBIX
6 29 (1.01%) Cacti
7 28 (0.98%) Tivoli
8 24 (0.84%) Vagrant
9 21 (0.73%) logstash
10 18 (0.63%) SCOM
11 17 (0.59%) SCCM
12 13 (0.45%) Zenoss
12 13 (0.45%) Capistrano
12 13 (0.45%) Sysprep
13 12 (0.42%) Salt
14 11 (0.38%) Linux-HA
14 11 (0.38%) OpenAM
14 11 (0.38%) HAProxy
14 11 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
14 11 (0.38%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 480 (16.77%) Oracle
2 448 (15.65%) Microsoft
3 343 (11.98%) VMware
4 274 (9.57%) Cisco
5 229 (8.00%) IBM
6 197 (6.88%) Red Hat
7 118 (4.12%) NetApp
8 95 (3.32%) F5
8 95 (3.32%) EMC
9 93 (3.25%) Google
10 86 (3.00%) Sybase
11 85 (2.97%) Intel
12 72 (2.51%) HP
12 72 (2.51%) Juniper
13 67 (2.34%) TIBCO
14 65 (2.27%) Sun
14 65 (2.27%) CheckPoint
15 61 (2.13%) DataSynapse
16 47 (1.64%) Twitter
17 46 (1.61%) hybris
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Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
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Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Ifftner Solutions
Posted: 5 hours ago
Stirling, Stirlingshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Newton Blue
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus (50% - 100%)
Posted: 10 hours ago
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 4,000 car allowance + bonus/benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Posted: 21 hours ago
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 22 hours ago
West Midlands
Capita Resourcing
Salary: attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £39000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + strong benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Rooftop bar, good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £45,000 to £53,000 per annum +?12.?5%? bonus +? 10%? pension + be
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