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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 222 230 113
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -117
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 1403 1315 2758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.33% 1.28% 2.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.41% 7.49% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1124 1027 2388
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,925 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
18922 17561 21616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.87% 17.12% 19.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15368 13789 17935
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -9 1294 £47,500 +5.55% 525
London +18 600 £55,000 +10.00% 258
South East -9 252 £47,500 +5.55% 94
East of England -3 129 £42,500 +2.40% 39
City of London -25 124 £50,000 - 127
North West -8 99 £38,500 -12.00% 43
South West -5 95 £40,000 -4.76% 15
Berkshire -15 81 £47,500 +11.76% 34
Surrey +43 79 £57,000 +3.63% 22
Wales +48 71 £42,500 -29.16% 5
Cambridgeshire +13 71 £42,500 +6.25% 19
South Wales +48 70 £42,500 -29.16% 5
Yorkshire -20 66 £40,000 +14.28% 27
Cambridge +12 60 £42,500 +6.25% 16
Manchester -18 60 £38,250 -12.57% 28
Cardiff +23 48 £42,500 -12.82% 4
West Yorkshire -8 48 £57,500 +64.28% 21
Bristol -6 42 £40,000 - 7
Leeds -3 40 £65,000 +62.50% 19
Hertfordshire -5 39 £42,500 -19.81% 12
Reading -16 34 £60,000 +26.31% 9
Oxfordshire +2 31 £35,000 -30.00% 6
West Midlands -26 30 £35,000 -6.66% 28
Cheshire -5 27 £40,000 -15.78% 9
Gloucestershire -11 26 £47,500 +11.76% 7
Hampshire -26 25 £50,000 +16.95% 14
Watford -19 24 £42,500 +3.65% 2
Cwmbran - 19 £42,500 -
Torfaen - 19 £42,500 -
Scotland -11 18 £55,000 +33.33% 10

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1162 (41.46%) Linux
2 1094 (39.03%) Java
3 1061 (37.85%) HTML
4 946 (33.75%) JavaScript
5 930 (33.18%) SQL
6 904 (32.25%) Agile Software Development
7 857 (30.57%) CSS
8 782 (27.90%) Windows
9 776 (27.68%) XML
10 637 (22.73%) TCP/IP
11 599 (21.37%) Web Services
12 596 (21.26%) .NET
13 569 (20.30%) Tomcat
14 565 (20.16%) SQL Server
15 552 (19.69%) DNS
16 534 (19.05%) C#
17 526 (18.77%) Apache
18 508 (18.12%) Oracle
19 496 (17.70%) MySQL
20 493 (17.59%) Degree
21 487 (17.37%) UNIX
22 457 (16.30%) SOAP
23 450 (16.05%) Microsoft
24 419 (14.95%) MVC
25 415 (14.81%) Internet
26 410 (14.63%) Perl
27 408 (14.56%) jQuery
28 397 (14.16%) OO
29 393 (14.02%) TDD
30 389 (13.88%) Finance

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 569 (20.30%) Tomcat
2 526 (18.77%) Apache
3 297 (10.60%) IIS
4 248 (8.85%) WebSphere
5 143 (5.10%) Node.js
6 139 (4.96%) nginx
7 113 (4.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 109 (3.89%) IBM HTTP Server
9 103 (3.67%) WebSphere Application Server
10 94 (3.35%) Apache Solr
11 90 (3.21%) JBoss
12 81 (2.89%) SharePoint
13 74 (2.64%) CMS
14 73 (2.60%) MQSeries
15 65 (2.32%) WebLogic
16 55 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
17 40 (1.43%) GlassFish
18 38 (1.36%) Oracle Coherence
19 36 (1.28%) MS Exchange
20 35 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 150 (5.35%) MS Excel
2 64 (2.28%) MS Office
3 9 (0.32%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.29%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.18%) SPSS
6 3 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.11%) Mingle
6 3 (0.11%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.071%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.036%) ArcView
8 1 (0.036%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 28 (1.00%) RMDS
2 15 (0.54%) Oracle HRMS
3 14 (0.50%) Oracle Payroll
4 13 (0.46%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 10 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
5 10 (0.36%) Fredhopper
6 9 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
7 7 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
8 6 (0.21%) SAP R/3
8 6 (0.21%) Magento
9 5 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
9 5 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
9 5 (0.18%) SAP SRM
10 4 (0.14%) Summit
10 4 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
11 3 (0.11%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
11 3 (0.11%) IntelliMatch
11 3 (0.11%) Workday HCM
11 3 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 3 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 126 (4.50%) Amazon AWS
2 81 (2.89%) SaaS
3 72 (2.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 47 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
5 38 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
6 36 (1.28%) GitHub
7 33 (1.18%) PaaS
8 21 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
9 18 (0.64%) Heroku
10 15 (0.54%) IaaS
11 13 (0.46%) Amazon S3
12 12 (0.43%) Google Compute Engine
13 11 (0.39%) Force.com
13 11 (0.39%) Office 365
13 11 (0.39%) Route 53
14 8 (0.29%) Trello
14 8 (0.29%) Google App Engine
15 6 (0.21%) Joyent
16 5 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
17 4 (0.14%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 637 (22.73%) TCP/IP
2 552 (19.69%) DNS
3 415 (14.81%) Internet
4 319 (11.38%) Firewall
5 299 (10.67%) SSL
6 287 (10.24%) FTP
7 275 (9.81%) SMTP
8 191 (6.81%) DHCP
9 171 (6.10%) HTTPS
10 169 (6.03%) SAN
11 146 (5.21%) LDAP
12 142 (5.07%) VPN
13 140 (4.99%) LAN
14 136 (4.85%) WAN
15 96 (3.42%) SSH
16 79 (2.82%) Network Security
17 78 (2.78%) Wireshark
17 78 (2.78%) NAS
18 72 (2.57%) SNMP
19 69 (2.46%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 565 (20.16%) SQL Server
2 496 (17.70%) MySQL
3 170 (6.06%) Relational Database
4 158 (5.64%) NoSQL
5 156 (5.57%) PostgreSQL
6 138 (4.92%) MongoDB
7 120 (4.28%) DB2
8 87 (3.10%) Oracle Database
9 81 (2.89%) Big Data
10 79 (2.82%) RDBMS
11 77 (2.75%) Hadoop
11 77 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
12 61 (2.18%) SQL Server 2012
13 49 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
14 46 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
15 45 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 37 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
17 30 (1.07%) Redis
18 29 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
19 28 (1.00%) HBase
Development Applications
1 345 (12.31%) Git (software)
2 245 (8.74%) Subversion
3 199 (7.10%) Maven
4 185 (6.60%) Jenkins
5 170 (6.06%) Selenium
6 159 (5.67%) Eclipse
7 121 (4.32%) JIRA
8 120 (4.28%) JUnit
9 110 (3.92%) Ant
10 92 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
11 71 (2.53%) Visual Studio
12 62 (2.21%) Cucumber
13 50 (1.78%) Hudson
14 47 (1.68%) Jasmine
15 42 (1.50%) Mockito
15 42 (1.50%) WebDriver
16 36 (1.28%) Mercurial
17 27 (0.96%) YourKit
17 27 (0.96%) QuickTest Pro
18 26 (0.93%) TeamCity
General
1 389 (13.88%) Finance
2 174 (6.21%) Telecoms
3 150 (5.35%) Marketing
4 146 (5.21%) Retail
5 88 (3.14%) Games
6 87 (3.10%) Banking
7 60 (2.14%) Advertising
8 44 (1.57%) Manufacturing
9 28 (1.00%) Aerospace
10 26 (0.93%) Electronics
11 23 (0.82%) Law
12 22 (0.78%) Publishing
13 17 (0.61%) Military
14 16 (0.57%) Back Office
14 16 (0.57%) German Language
15 15 (0.54%) Legal
15 15 (0.54%) Automotive
16 13 (0.46%) French Language
17 12 (0.43%) Italian Language
18 10 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1177 (41.99%) Developer
2 354 (12.63%) Java Developer
3 277 (9.88%) Analyst
4 206 (7.35%) Senior Developer
5 203 (7.24%) .NET Developer
6 198 (7.06%) Architect
7 176 (6.28%) Administrator
8 135 (4.82%) Software Engineer
9 131 (4.67%) Systems Administrator
10 126 (4.50%) C# Developer
11 115 (4.10%) Web Developer
12 114 (4.07%) Network Engineer
13 109 (3.89%) Solutions Architect
14 103 (3.67%) Consultant
15 101 (3.60%) C# .NET Developer
16 99 (3.53%) Linux Administrator
17 98 (3.50%) Support Analyst
18 93 (3.32%) Front-End Developer
19 90 (3.21%) Support Engineer
20 88 (3.14%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1061 (37.85%) HTML
2 857 (30.57%) CSS
3 776 (27.68%) XML
4 599 (21.37%) Web Services
5 596 (21.26%) .NET
6 457 (16.30%) SOAP
7 408 (14.56%) jQuery
8 388 (13.84%) REST
9 364 (12.99%) J2EE
10 328 (11.70%) HTML5
11 316 (11.27%) Spring
12 303 (10.81%) JSON
13 301 (10.74%) ASP.NET
14 243 (8.67%) RESTful
15 202 (7.21%) Hibernate
16 199 (7.10%) Ajax
17 187 (6.67%) CSS3
18 174 (6.21%) Middleware
19 164 (5.85%) WCF
20 162 (5.78%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 300 (10.70%) Computer Science
2 271 (9.67%) Analytical Skills
3 201 (7.17%) Open Source
4 148 (5.28%) Mobile App
5 130 (4.64%) User Experience
6 101 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
7 98 (3.50%) Client/Server
8 96 (3.42%) N-Tier
9 81 (2.89%) Management Information System
10 70 (2.50%) iPad
11 68 (2.43%) Clustering
12 60 (2.14%) iPhone
13 59 (2.10%) PKI
14 42 (1.50%) Algorithms
15 40 (1.43%) Visualisation
16 32 (1.14%) Streaming Video
17 30 (1.07%) Inversion of Control
18 28 (1.00%) Digital Media
18 28 (1.00%) Data Structures
18 28 (1.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1162 (41.46%) Linux
2 782 (27.90%) Windows
3 487 (17.37%) UNIX
4 214 (7.63%) Solaris
5 151 (5.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 143 (5.10%) Android
7 136 (4.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 128 (4.57%) CentOS
9 122 (4.35%) Apple iOS
10 100 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 78 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
12 63 (2.25%) Ubuntu
13 55 (1.96%) AIX
14 45 (1.61%) Mac OS X
15 37 (1.32%) Windows 7
16 32 (1.14%) Debian
17 30 (1.07%) Windows Mobile
18 27 (0.96%) Windows XP
19 26 (0.93%) Windows Phone
20 23 (0.82%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 904 (32.25%) Agile Software Development
2 419 (14.95%) MVC
3 397 (14.16%) OO
4 393 (14.02%) TDD
5 372 (13.27%) E-Commerce
5 372 (13.27%) Scrum
6 305 (10.88%) Software Engineering
7 281 (10.02%) Continuous Integration
8 253 (9.03%) SOA
9 232 (8.28%) Mentoring
10 209 (7.46%) DevOps
11 206 (7.35%) ITIL
12 203 (7.24%) Unit Testing
13 157 (5.60%) BDD
14 152 (5.42%) Configuration Management
15 147 (5.24%) Load Balancing
16 142 (5.07%) OOP
17 133 (4.74%) Performance Tuning
18 128 (4.57%) Multithreading
19 111 (3.96%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1094 (39.03%) Java
2 946 (33.75%) JavaScript
3 930 (33.18%) SQL
4 534 (19.05%) C#
5 410 (14.63%) Perl
6 386 (13.77%) Python
7 311 (11.10%) PHP
8 280 (9.99%) Bash Shell
9 245 (8.74%) C++
10 173 (6.17%) C
11 172 (6.14%) Ruby
12 113 (4.03%) Objective-C
13 94 (3.35%) T-SQL
13 94 (3.35%) PowerShell
14 90 (3.21%) XPath
15 87 (3.10%) Shell Script
16 81 (2.89%) Scala
17 68 (2.43%) PL/SQL
18 43 (1.53%) VB.NET
19 42 (1.50%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 493 (17.59%) Degree
2 148 (5.28%) Security Cleared
3 110 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
4 99 (3.53%) SC Cleared
5 78 (2.78%) CCNA
6 61 (2.18%) CCNP
7 45 (1.61%) DV Cleared
8 42 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 26 (0.93%) Sun Certification
10 25 (0.89%) ISEB
11 21 (0.75%) MCSE
12 20 (0.71%) CCIE
12 20 (0.71%) JNCIP
13 19 (0.68%) CISSP
14 15 (0.54%) ISTQB
15 14 (0.50%) CCDA
15 14 (0.50%) JNCIA
15 14 (0.50%) JNCIS
15 14 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 12 (0.43%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 194 (6.92%) QA
2 59 (2.10%) SLA
3 35 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (0.78%) PCI DSS
5 15 (0.54%) WAI
6 10 (0.36%) HL7
7 6 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.18%) RosettaNet
9 4 (0.14%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.14%) COBIT
10 1 (0.036%) JTAG
10 1 (0.036%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 1 (0.036%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.036%) GAAP
System Software
1 202 (7.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 116 (4.14%) Active Directory
3 96 (3.42%) NFS
4 63 (2.25%) Hyper-V
5 46 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
6 45 (1.61%) Xen
7 43 (1.53%) Squid
8 40 (1.43%) Snort
9 38 (1.36%) KVM
9 38 (1.36%) Varnish
10 36 (1.28%) SRDF
11 35 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
11 35 (1.25%) Firmware
12 28 (1.00%) vSphere
13 21 (0.75%) VMware ESX
14 18 (0.64%) Docker
15 14 (0.50%) Samba
16 13 (0.46%) Postfix
16 13 (0.46%) Terminal Services
17 10 (0.36%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 261 (9.31%) Puppet
2 203 (7.24%) Opscode Chef
3 97 (3.46%) Nagios
4 43 (1.53%) Ansible
5 35 (1.25%) Vagrant
6 30 (1.07%) Tivoli
7 22 (0.78%) Cacti
8 21 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
9 20 (0.71%) SCCM
10 19 (0.68%) ZABBIX
11 17 (0.61%) logstash
12 16 (0.57%) Salt
12 16 (0.57%) Capistrano
13 15 (0.54%) Red Hat Satellite
14 13 (0.46%) SCOM
14 13 (0.46%) CFEngine
14 13 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 12 (0.43%) WSUS
15 12 (0.43%) Zenoss
16 11 (0.39%) yum
Vendors
1 508 (18.12%) Oracle
2 450 (16.05%) Microsoft
3 320 (11.42%) VMware
4 262 (9.35%) Red Hat
5 232 (8.28%) IBM
6 200 (7.14%) Cisco
7 104 (3.71%) F5
8 75 (2.68%) Sun
9 70 (2.50%) Google
10 64 (2.28%) NetApp
11 58 (2.07%) hybris
11 58 (2.07%) Juniper
12 57 (2.03%) HP
13 55 (1.96%) Citrix
14 53 (1.89%) SAP
15 49 (1.75%) EMC
16 48 (1.71%) Sybase
16 48 (1.71%) Twitter
17 44 (1.57%) Intel
18 41 (1.46%) CheckPoint
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + company bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + corporate benefits, bonus etc
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum + pension, gym, progression
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + benefits, dynamic environment
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits - inc holidays!
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + good benefits, great role!
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 19 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: DOE plus benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + +bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 15% bonus + 6% pension + healthcare
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
North London
TEKsystems
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + shareholding
Posted: 20 hours ago