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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 48 42 28
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -14
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 17 33 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.45% 5.31% 6.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.53% 16.10% 23.46%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 2
Average salary £37,500 £57,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.78% -20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £57,500 £70,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £75,000 £74,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,625 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.83% +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
117 205 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 23.73% 33.01% 27.65%
Number of salaries quoted 59 141 63
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 June 2015.

HTTP Salary Histogram in Watford

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 (84.21%) SQL
1 32 (84.21%) Linux
2 30 (78.95%) Windows
3 29 (76.32%) Java
3 29 (76.32%) IBM
4 24 (63.16%) DB2
5 23 (60.53%) Oracle
5 23 (60.53%) Tomcat
6 22 (57.89%) UNIX
6 22 (57.89%) AIX
6 22 (57.89%) WebSphere
7 21 (55.26%) Sun
8 20 (52.63%) WebSphere Application Server
8 20 (52.63%) J2EE
8 20 (52.63%) Perl
9 17 (44.74%) Apache
10 16 (42.11%) Solaris
11 15 (39.47%) E-Commerce
11 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
12 14 (36.84%) HTML
12 14 (36.84%) CSS
13 13 (34.21%) JDBC
13 13 (34.21%) IIS
13 13 (34.21%) IBM HTTP Server
13 13 (34.21%) Retail
13 13 (34.21%) Bash Shell
14 12 (31.58%) ITIL
14 12 (31.58%) XML
15 10 (26.32%) Struts
15 10 (26.32%) Web Services

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 23 (60.53%) Tomcat
2 22 (57.89%) WebSphere
3 20 (52.63%) WebSphere Application Server
4 17 (44.74%) Apache
5 13 (34.21%) IIS
5 13 (34.21%) IBM HTTP Server
6 9 (23.68%) MQSeries
6 9 (23.68%) JBoss
7 7 (18.42%) Drupal
7 7 (18.42%) Apache ServiceMix
8 4 (10.53%) Apache Solr
9 3 (7.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
10 2 (5.26%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) Internet
2 8 (21.05%) FTP
3 7 (18.42%) HTTPS
4 4 (10.53%) SSL
4 4 (10.53%) Firewall
5 2 (5.26%) SNMP
5 2 (5.26%) VPN
5 2 (5.26%) DNS
5 2 (5.26%) ATM
5 2 (5.26%) LAN
5 2 (5.26%) VoIP
5 2 (5.26%) WAN
5 2 (5.26%) SMTP
5 2 (5.26%) DHCP
5 2 (5.26%) DMZ
5 2 (5.26%) DWDM
5 2 (5.26%) MPLS
5 2 (5.26%) OSPF
5 2 (5.26%) BGP
5 2 (5.26%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (63.16%) DB2
2 10 (26.32%) MySQL
3 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.89%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) JUnit
1 10 (26.32%) Eclipse
1 10 (26.32%) Subversion
2 7 (18.42%) Rational Application Developer
2 7 (18.42%) JMeter
2 7 (18.42%) LoadRunner
2 7 (18.42%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 3 (7.89%) Maven
3 3 (7.89%) Log4j
3 3 (7.89%) Ant
4 2 (5.26%) Firebug
General
1 13 (34.21%) Retail
2 5 (13.16%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Developer
2 13 (34.21%) Analyst
3 10 (26.32%) Java Developer
4 8 (21.05%) Support Analyst
4 8 (21.05%) Operations Analyst
5 7 (18.42%) Java Consultant
5 7 (18.42%) Consultant
5 7 (18.42%) Support Consultant
6 6 (15.79%) Operations Support Analyst
7 4 (10.53%) Technical Specialist
7 4 (10.53%) Support Manager
8 3 (7.89%) Senior Web Applications Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Senior Web Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Senior Applications Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Performance Analyst
8 3 (7.89%) Web Applications Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Applications Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Applications Support
8 3 (7.89%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (52.63%) J2EE
2 14 (36.84%) HTML
2 14 (36.84%) CSS
3 13 (34.21%) JDBC
4 12 (31.58%) XML
5 10 (26.32%) Struts
5 10 (26.32%) Web Services
5 10 (26.32%) JMS
5 10 (26.32%) Spring
5 10 (26.32%) REST
6 8 (21.05%) Ajax
7 7 (18.42%) Spring MVC
7 7 (18.42%) JSTL
7 7 (18.42%) XHTML
7 7 (18.42%) JSP
8 6 (15.79%) Middleware
8 6 (15.79%) jQuery
9 5 (13.16%) JSON
9 5 (13.16%) SOAP
10 3 (7.89%) XMLBeans
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Web 2.0
2 2 (5.26%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.26%) PKI
2 2 (5.26%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 32 (84.21%) Linux
2 30 (78.95%) Windows
3 22 (57.89%) UNIX
3 22 (57.89%) AIX
4 16 (42.11%) Solaris
5 3 (7.89%) HPUX
6 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) E-Commerce
2 12 (31.58%) ITIL
3 10 (26.32%) Content Management
3 10 (26.32%) Problem Management
4 9 (23.68%) MVC
5 7 (18.42%) Web Development
5 7 (18.42%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (18.42%) Performance Testing
5 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (18.42%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (18.42%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (18.42%) Test Planning
5 7 (18.42%) Automated Testing
5 7 (18.42%) RAD
6 6 (15.79%) Time Management
7 5 (13.16%) OO
8 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.26%) B2B
9 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (5.26%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 32 (84.21%) SQL
2 29 (76.32%) Java
3 20 (52.63%) Perl
4 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
5 13 (34.21%) Bash Shell
6 10 (26.32%) PHP
7 7 (18.42%) AWK
8 4 (10.53%) PL/SQL
9 3 (7.89%) XPath
10 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
10 2 (5.26%) C
10 2 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Sun Certification
2 3 (7.89%) Degree
3 2 (5.26%) CCNP
3 2 (5.26%) CCNA
3 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Control-M
Vendors
1 29 (76.32%) IBM
2 23 (60.53%) Oracle
3 21 (55.26%) Sun
4 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.89%) Interwoven
6 2 (5.26%) i2
6 2 (5.26%) Citrix
6 2 (5.26%) Cisco
6 2 (5.26%) NetApp
6 2 (5.26%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.63%) Sitecore