The table below looks at the statistics 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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 57 40 34
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -6
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 17 39 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.15% 6.52% 6.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.90% 18.22% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 0
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +12.50%
HTTP
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
156 214 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 28.94% 35.79% 23.68%
Number of salaries quoted 78 140 47
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HTTP across the Watford region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

HTTP Salary Histogram in Watford

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 32 (80.00%) SQL
1 32 (80.00%) Linux
2 31 (77.50%) Windows
3 30 (75.00%) Java
4 29 (72.50%) IBM
5 25 (62.50%) Tomcat
6 24 (60.00%) Oracle
6 24 (60.00%) DB2
6 24 (60.00%) Sun
7 23 (57.50%) Apache
7 23 (57.50%) AIX
7 23 (57.50%) WebSphere
8 22 (55.00%) UNIX
9 21 (52.50%) Perl
9 21 (52.50%) WebSphere Application Server
10 20 (50.00%) JavaScript
11 19 (47.50%) HTML
11 19 (47.50%) CSS
12 18 (45.00%) XML
13 17 (42.50%) Solaris
14 16 (40.00%) Eclipse
14 16 (40.00%) JUnit
14 16 (40.00%) Web Services
14 16 (40.00%) MySQL
14 16 (40.00%) REST
15 15 (37.50%) Subversion
15 15 (37.50%) Content Management
15 15 (37.50%) Spring
15 15 (37.50%) J2EE
15 15 (37.50%) Struts

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 25 (62.50%) Tomcat
2 23 (57.50%) WebSphere
2 23 (57.50%) Apache
3 21 (52.50%) WebSphere Application Server
4 14 (35.00%) IIS
4 14 (35.00%) IBM HTTP Server
5 12 (30.00%) Apache ServiceMix
6 9 (22.50%) JBoss
7 7 (17.50%) Drupal
8 5 (12.50%) MQSeries
9 3 (7.50%) Apache Solr
9 3 (7.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (5.00%) Lync
10 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) Internet
2 7 (17.50%) HTTPS
3 5 (12.50%) Firewall
4 4 (10.00%) SSL
4 4 (10.00%) FTP
5 3 (7.50%) DHCP
5 3 (7.50%) DNS
6 2 (5.00%) DMZ
6 2 (5.00%) Wireless
6 2 (5.00%) VLAN
6 2 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (5.00%) HSRP
6 2 (5.00%) Multicast
6 2 (5.00%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (5.00%) VPN
6 2 (5.00%) SNMP
6 2 (5.00%) ATM
6 2 (5.00%) LAN
6 2 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (60.00%) DB2
2 16 (40.00%) MySQL
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.50%) RDBMS
3 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (40.00%) Eclipse
1 16 (40.00%) JUnit
2 15 (37.50%) Subversion
3 12 (30.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 12 (30.00%) Rational Application Developer
4 7 (17.50%) LoadRunner
4 7 (17.50%) JMeter
5 3 (7.50%) Log4j
5 3 (7.50%) Maven
5 3 (7.50%) Ant
6 2 (5.00%) Firebug
General
1 7 (17.50%) Retail
2 4 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Developer
2 16 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 12 (30.00%) Consultant
3 12 (30.00%) Support Consultant
3 12 (30.00%) Java Consultant
4 9 (22.50%) Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Web Applications Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Support Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Web Applications Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Web Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Applications Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Performance Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Web Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Applications Support
6 3 (7.50%) Applications Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (47.50%) HTML
1 19 (47.50%) CSS
2 18 (45.00%) XML
3 16 (40.00%) Web Services
3 16 (40.00%) REST
4 15 (37.50%) Spring
4 15 (37.50%) JMS
4 15 (37.50%) Struts
4 15 (37.50%) J2EE
5 14 (35.00%) JDBC
6 12 (30.00%) JSP
6 12 (30.00%) XHTML
6 12 (30.00%) JSTL
6 12 (30.00%) Spring MVC
7 8 (20.00%) Ajax
8 6 (15.00%) jQuery
8 6 (15.00%) SOAP
9 5 (12.50%) JSON
10 3 (7.50%) XMLBeans
10 3 (7.50%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Web 2.0
2 2 (5.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.00%) PKI
2 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.50%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 32 (80.00%) Linux
2 31 (77.50%) Windows
3 23 (57.50%) AIX
4 22 (55.00%) UNIX
5 17 (42.50%) Solaris
6 3 (7.50%) HPUX
6 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) Content Management
2 14 (35.00%) MVC
3 13 (32.50%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (30.00%) RAD
4 12 (30.00%) Web Development
5 10 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 8 (20.00%) ITIL
7 7 (17.50%) Performance Testing
7 7 (17.50%) Automated Testing
7 7 (17.50%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (17.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (17.50%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (17.50%) Test Planning
8 5 (12.50%) OO
8 5 (12.50%) Time Management
8 5 (12.50%) Problem Management
9 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
10 3 (7.50%) Multithreading
11 2 (5.00%) Network Architecture
11 2 (5.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 32 (80.00%) SQL
2 30 (75.00%) Java
3 21 (52.50%) Perl
4 20 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 14 (35.00%) Bash Shell
6 11 (27.50%) PHP
7 7 (17.50%) AWK
8 3 (7.50%) XPath
8 3 (7.50%) PL/SQL
9 2 (5.00%) VB.NET
9 2 (5.00%) C
9 2 (5.00%) C#
10 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (35.00%) Sun Certification
2 2 (5.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) CCNP
2 2 (5.00%) CCNA
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.50%) MCP
3 1 (2.50%) MCSE
3 1 (2.50%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Control-M
1 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (72.50%) IBM
2 24 (60.00%) Oracle
2 24 (60.00%) Sun
3 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.50%) Cisco
4 3 (7.50%) Interwoven
5 2 (5.00%) i2
5 2 (5.00%) NetApp
5 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.00%) Citrix
6 1 (2.50%) Sitecore