The first table below looks at the demand for HTTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 51 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -2
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 19 32 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.26% 9.14% 13.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.77% 29.09% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 16
Average salary - £47,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.33%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
138 110 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 23.71% 31.43% 30.60%
Number of salaries quoted 102 83 64
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
HTTP
Hertfordshire

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HTTP across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

HTTP
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HTTP across the Watford region.

HTTP Salary Trend in Watford

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 46 (100.00%) Java
2 45 (97.83%) E-Commerce
2 45 (97.83%) Retail
3 44 (95.65%) WebSphere
3 44 (95.65%) J2EE
4 43 (93.48%) DB2
4 43 (93.48%) WebSphere Application Server
4 43 (93.48%) IBM
4 43 (93.48%) Finance
4 43 (93.48%) Manufacturing
5 37 (80.43%) Tomcat
5 37 (80.43%) SQL
5 37 (80.43%) UNIX
5 37 (80.43%) Windows
6 36 (78.26%) AIX
6 36 (78.26%) Solaris
6 36 (78.26%) Linux
6 36 (78.26%) JDBC
6 36 (78.26%) IIS
6 36 (78.26%) Oracle
6 36 (78.26%) IBM HTTP Server
7 35 (76.09%) Microsoft
7 35 (76.09%) Middleware
8 34 (73.91%) FTP
8 34 (73.91%) MQSeries
8 34 (73.91%) MS Office
9 21 (45.65%) Bash Shell
9 21 (45.65%) Perl
10 16 (34.78%) Degree
11 15 (32.61%) Problem Management

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 44 (95.65%) WebSphere
2 43 (93.48%) WebSphere Application Server
3 37 (80.43%) Tomcat
4 36 (78.26%) IIS
4 36 (78.26%) IBM HTTP Server
5 34 (73.91%) MQSeries
6 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 34 (73.91%) MS Office
2 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 34 (73.91%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (93.48%) DB2
2 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.35%) JUnit
2 2 (4.35%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 2 (4.35%) Subversion
2 2 (4.35%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (2.17%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.17%) LoadUI
3 1 (2.17%) Selenium
3 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.17%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.17%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.17%) JMeter
General
1 45 (97.83%) Retail
2 43 (93.48%) Finance
2 43 (93.48%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (73.91%) Analyst
1 34 (73.91%) Support Analyst
1 34 (73.91%) Operations Analyst
1 34 (73.91%) Operations Support Analyst
2 15 (32.61%) Junior Analyst
2 15 (32.61%) Junior Support Analyst
2 15 (32.61%) Junior
3 7 (15.22%) Service Manager
4 2 (4.35%) Consultant
4 2 (4.35%) Java Consultant
4 2 (4.35%) Support Consultant
5 1 (2.17%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (2.17%) Senior Software Test Engineer
5 1 (2.17%) Software Engineer
5 1 (2.17%) Developer
5 1 (2.17%) Test Engineer
5 1 (2.17%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (2.17%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (2.17%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (95.65%) J2EE
2 36 (78.26%) JDBC
3 35 (76.09%) Middleware
4 5 (10.87%) CSS
4 5 (10.87%) HTML
5 4 (8.70%) JSP
5 4 (8.70%) XML
6 2 (4.35%) XHTML
6 2 (4.35%) JMS
6 2 (4.35%) JSTL
6 2 (4.35%) Ajax
6 2 (4.35%) Servlets
6 2 (4.35%) Struts
6 2 (4.35%) DHTML
7 1 (2.17%) .NET
7 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.17%) Java EE
7 1 (2.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 37 (80.43%) UNIX
1 37 (80.43%) Windows
2 36 (78.26%) AIX
2 36 (78.26%) Solaris
2 36 (78.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (97.83%) E-Commerce
2 15 (32.61%) Problem Management
2 15 (32.61%) ITIL
3 8 (17.39%) Release Management
4 7 (15.22%) Service Management
4 7 (15.22%) Service Delivery
4 7 (15.22%) Change Management
4 7 (15.22%) Time Management
5 4 (8.70%) Content Management
6 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.35%) SOA
7 2 (4.35%) MVC
7 2 (4.35%) Scrum
7 2 (4.35%) RAD
7 2 (4.35%) Web Development
8 1 (2.17%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.17%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.17%) CRM
8 1 (2.17%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (80.43%) SQL
3 21 (45.65%) Bash Shell
3 21 (45.65%) Perl
4 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.17%) PHP
5 1 (2.17%) C#
5 1 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (34.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) QA
Vendors
1 43 (93.48%) IBM
2 36 (78.26%) Oracle
3 35 (76.09%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.35%) Demandware
5 1 (2.17%) JBoss
5 1 (2.17%) ATG
5 1 (2.17%) hybris
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