The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 192 137 125
Rank change year-on-year
-55 -12
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 27 62 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.50% 1.27% 1.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.10% 7.29% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 24 59 65
Average salary £36,750 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
HTTP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
872 850 833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.15% 17.34% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 768 674 730
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

HTTP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

HTTP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

HTTP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HTTP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

HTTP Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

HTTP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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
Coventry -10 9 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Birmingham -23 7 £35,000 -17.64% 13
Warwickshire - 4 £29,000 - 1
Worcestershire +12 2 £38,625 +33.18%
Staffordshire -14 2 £40,750 +1.87% 6
Shropshire -1 1 £35,000 -
Brierley Hill - 1 £45,000 - 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £32,500 -
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 35 (53.03%) Linux
2 31 (46.97%) TCP/IP
3 30 (45.45%) Java
4 27 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (39.39%) Windows
6 25 (37.88%) LDAP
7 24 (36.36%) SSL
7 24 (36.36%) Puppet
8 22 (33.33%) VMware
9 21 (31.82%) Jenkins
10 20 (30.30%) Firewall
11 19 (28.79%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (27.27%) Waterfall
12 18 (27.27%) Scrum
12 18 (27.27%) MySQL
12 18 (27.27%) XML
13 17 (25.76%) SQL Server
13 17 (25.76%) Open Source
13 17 (25.76%) Vagrant
13 17 (25.76%) Opscode Chef
13 17 (25.76%) DevOps
13 17 (25.76%) SC Cleared
13 17 (25.76%) Security Cleared
13 17 (25.76%) JIRA
14 13 (19.70%) PHP
14 13 (19.70%) PostgreSQL
15 11 (16.67%) SQL
15 11 (16.67%) .NET
15 11 (16.67%) SOAP
15 11 (16.67%) Web Services

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 10 (15.15%) Apache
2 7 (10.61%) Tomcat
3 6 (9.09%) IIS
4 4 (6.06%) MS Exchange
4 4 (6.06%) nginx
4 4 (6.06%) Node.js
5 2 (3.03%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.03%) JBoss
6 1 (1.52%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.52%) NServiceBus
6 1 (1.52%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.55%) MS Office
3 1 (1.52%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.52%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.06%) SaaS
3 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.52%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 31 (46.97%) TCP/IP
2 25 (37.88%) LDAP
3 24 (36.36%) SSL
4 20 (30.30%) Firewall
5 9 (13.64%) DNS
6 6 (9.09%) DHCP
7 5 (7.58%) SMTP
8 4 (6.06%) Internet
9 3 (4.55%) FTP
9 3 (4.55%) VoIP
9 3 (4.55%) PABX
10 2 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (3.03%) VLAN
10 2 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (3.03%) Network Security
10 2 (3.03%) WLAN
10 2 (3.03%) WAN
10 2 (3.03%) LAN
10 2 (3.03%) Wireless
10 2 (3.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (27.27%) MySQL
2 17 (25.76%) SQL Server
3 13 (19.70%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (10.61%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (6.06%) SQLite
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.03%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.52%) RavenDB
7 1 (1.52%) Redis
7 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 21 (31.82%) Jenkins
2 17 (25.76%) JIRA
3 8 (12.12%) Visual Studio
4 5 (7.58%) Subversion
5 3 (4.55%) Selenium
5 3 (4.55%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.03%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.03%) JUnit
7 1 (1.52%) MSI
7 1 (1.52%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.52%) Hudson
7 1 (1.52%) CMake
General
1 10 (15.15%) Telecoms
2 9 (13.64%) Finance
3 8 (12.12%) Banking
3 8 (12.12%) Retail
4 7 (10.61%) Marketing
5 2 (3.03%) Games
6 1 (1.52%) Billing
Job Titles
1 25 (37.88%) Developer
2 10 (15.15%) Analyst
2 10 (15.15%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (12.12%) Software Engineer
3 8 (12.12%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (12.12%) Administrator
4 7 (10.61%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Senior Developer
4 7 (10.61%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Solutions Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Programmer
7 4 (6.06%) Architect
8 3 (4.55%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Software Programmer
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Programmer
9 2 (3.03%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (27.27%) XML
2 11 (16.67%) .NET
2 11 (16.67%) SOAP
2 11 (16.67%) Web Services
3 10 (15.15%) CSS
3 10 (15.15%) HTML
4 9 (13.64%) jQuery
5 6 (9.09%) CSS3
6 5 (7.58%) RESTful
6 5 (7.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 5 (7.58%) HTML5
6 5 (7.58%) JSON
6 5 (7.58%) LAMP
7 4 (6.06%) Ajax
7 4 (6.06%) POCO
7 4 (6.06%) J2EE
7 4 (6.06%) XSLT
8 3 (4.55%) REST
8 3 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (3.03%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.76%) Open Source
2 11 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (10.61%) Credit Risk
4 6 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 6 (9.09%) N-Tier
5 4 (6.06%) User Experience
5 4 (6.06%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.03%) FMCG
6 2 (3.03%) TRADACOMS
7 1 (1.52%) Replication
7 1 (1.52%) Clustering
7 1 (1.52%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 35 (53.03%) Linux
2 26 (39.39%) Windows
3 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (28.79%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (27.27%) Scrum
3 18 (27.27%) Waterfall
4 17 (25.76%) DevOps
5 9 (13.64%) OO
6 8 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (10.61%) Time Management
7 7 (10.61%) Software Engineering
7 7 (10.61%) Incident Management
7 7 (10.61%) B2B
7 7 (10.61%) MVC
8 6 (9.09%) E-Commerce
9 5 (7.58%) Workflow
10 4 (6.06%) Project Management
10 4 (6.06%) Network Load Balancing
10 4 (6.06%) Multithreading
10 4 (6.06%) OO PHP
10 4 (6.06%) Mentoring
11 3 (4.55%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 30 (45.45%) Java
2 13 (19.70%) PHP
3 11 (16.67%) SQL
4 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
5 9 (13.64%) C#
6 8 (12.12%) Bash Shell
7 6 (9.09%) C++
8 5 (7.58%) VC++
9 3 (4.55%) PHP5
9 3 (4.55%) ActionScript
10 2 (3.03%) C
10 2 (3.03%) VB.NET
10 2 (3.03%) ActionScript 2.0
10 2 (3.03%) Objective-C
10 2 (3.03%) XPath
11 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.52%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (1.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (25.76%) SC Cleared
1 17 (25.76%) Security Cleared
2 11 (16.67%) Degree
3 3 (4.55%) MCP
3 3 (4.55%) MCSE
3 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.06%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.03%) Postfix
4 1 (1.52%) XenServer
4 1 (1.52%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 24 (36.36%) Puppet
2 17 (25.76%) Vagrant
2 17 (25.76%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (33.33%) VMware
2 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.12%) Oracle
4 6 (9.09%) Cisco
5 4 (6.06%) Citrix
6 3 (4.55%) Twitter
7 2 (3.03%) SEEBURGER
7 2 (3.03%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.03%) SAP
8 1 (1.52%) HP
8 1 (1.52%) EMC
8 1 (1.52%) Juniper
8 1 (1.52%) NetApp
8 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.52%) Perforce
8 1 (1.52%) Brocade
8 1 (1.52%) Zend
8 1 (1.52%) Facebook
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