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 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 174 148 131
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -17
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 30 44 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.60% 1.02% 1.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.90% 5.80% 9.14%
Number of salaries quoted 27 40 69
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,250 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
769 759 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.41% 17.57% 16.74%
Number of salaries quoted 683 593 685
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 30 January 2015.

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 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
Coventry -6 14 £47,500 +26.66% 3
Birmingham -13 6 £35,000 -6.66% 9
Staffordshire -10 3 £34,000 -15.00% 6
Brierley Hill - 3 £36,250 - 1
Dudley - 2 £32,500 - 2
Worcestershire +6 1 £38,750 +33.62%
Shropshire -10 1 £35,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £32,500 -
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 29 (42.03%) TCP/IP
2 27 (39.13%) Linux
3 24 (34.78%) Java
4 23 (33.33%) XML
4 23 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (31.88%) SQL Server
6 20 (28.99%) Windows
7 19 (27.54%) LDAP
7 19 (27.54%) MySQL
8 18 (26.09%) .NET
8 18 (26.09%) SSL
8 18 (26.09%) Puppet
9 16 (23.19%) C#
9 16 (23.19%) VMware
10 15 (21.74%) HTML
10 15 (21.74%) PHP
10 15 (21.74%) Jenkins
11 14 (20.29%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (20.29%) jQuery
11 14 (20.29%) JavaScript
11 14 (20.29%) CSS
12 13 (18.84%) SQL
12 13 (18.84%) Degree
13 12 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (17.39%) Waterfall
13 12 (17.39%) Telecoms
13 12 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (17.39%) Scrum
14 11 (15.94%) Firewall
14 11 (15.94%) Oracle

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 7 (10.14%) Apache
1 7 (10.14%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.80%) Node.js
2 4 (5.80%) NServiceBus
2 4 (5.80%) nginx
2 4 (5.80%) IIS
3 3 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.35%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.90%) JBoss
5 1 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.45%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.45%) SAP Portal
5 1 (1.45%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.45%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.35%) MS Office
3 1 (1.45%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) SAP R/3
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.70%) SaaS
3 4 (5.80%) Trello
4 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (42.03%) TCP/IP
2 19 (27.54%) LDAP
3 18 (26.09%) SSL
4 11 (15.94%) Firewall
5 7 (10.14%) DNS
6 6 (8.70%) LAN
6 6 (8.70%) WAN
7 4 (5.80%) NetScaler
7 4 (5.80%) Internet
7 4 (5.80%) DHCP
8 3 (4.35%) SMTP
8 3 (4.35%) VoIP
8 3 (4.35%) PABX
9 2 (2.90%) FTP
10 1 (1.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (31.88%) SQL Server
2 19 (27.54%) MySQL
3 12 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (10.14%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (8.70%) SQLite
6 4 (5.80%) RavenDB
7 2 (2.90%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.45%) Redis
8 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (21.74%) Jenkins
2 11 (15.94%) JIRA
3 10 (14.49%) Visual Studio
4 7 (10.14%) Subversion
5 3 (4.35%) Selenium
5 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.90%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.90%) JUnit
7 1 (1.45%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.45%) MSI
7 1 (1.45%) CMake
7 1 (1.45%) Hudson
General
1 12 (17.39%) Telecoms
2 8 (11.59%) Banking
2 8 (11.59%) Retail
2 8 (11.59%) Finance
3 7 (10.14%) Marketing
4 5 (7.25%) Games
5 2 (2.90%) Electronics
6 1 (1.45%) Billing
Job Titles
1 30 (43.48%) Developer
2 11 (15.94%) Analyst
3 10 (14.49%) Software Engineer
4 9 (13.04%) Senior Software Engineer
4 9 (13.04%) Senior Developer
5 8 (11.59%) Programmer
6 7 (10.14%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (8.70%) Solutions Analyst
7 6 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (8.70%) Administrator
8 5 (7.25%) Software Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Senior Programmer
8 5 (7.25%) Software Programmer
9 4 (5.80%) Architect
9 4 (5.80%) Senior Software Developer
10 3 (4.35%) Graduate
10 3 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
10 3 (4.35%) Games Developer
10 3 (4.35%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (33.33%) XML
2 18 (26.09%) .NET
3 15 (21.74%) HTML
4 14 (20.29%) jQuery
4 14 (20.29%) CSS
5 11 (15.94%) SOAP
5 11 (15.94%) Web Services
6 10 (14.49%) JSON
7 7 (10.14%) J2EE
7 7 (10.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 6 (8.70%) POCO
8 6 (8.70%) REST
8 6 (8.70%) CSS3
8 6 (8.70%) Ajax
9 5 (7.25%) LAMP
9 5 (7.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (7.25%) HTML5
9 5 (7.25%) RESTful
10 4 (5.80%) Razor View Engine
10 4 (5.80%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (15.94%) Open Source
3 9 (13.04%) Mobile App
4 7 (10.14%) Credit Risk
4 7 (10.14%) User Experience
5 5 (7.25%) N-Tier
6 4 (5.80%) Client/Server
7 3 (4.35%) Mobile Games
8 2 (2.90%) TRADACOMS
8 2 (2.90%) FMCG
9 1 (1.45%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 27 (39.13%) Linux
2 20 (28.99%) Windows
3 4 (5.80%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.80%) Android
4 2 (2.90%) VxWorks
5 1 (1.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (17.39%) Waterfall
2 12 (17.39%) Scrum
3 11 (15.94%) OO
3 11 (15.94%) DevOps
3 11 (15.94%) Software Engineering
4 10 (14.49%) MVC
5 8 (11.59%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (10.14%) B2B
6 7 (10.14%) E-Commerce
6 7 (10.14%) Incident Management
6 7 (10.14%) Time Management
7 6 (8.70%) OO PHP
7 6 (8.70%) Multithreading
7 6 (8.70%) Project Management
8 5 (7.25%) Workflow
8 5 (7.25%) Migration
9 4 (5.80%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.80%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 24 (34.78%) Java
2 16 (23.19%) C#
3 15 (21.74%) PHP
4 14 (20.29%) JavaScript
5 13 (18.84%) SQL
6 8 (11.59%) C++
7 7 (10.14%) VC++
7 7 (10.14%) Bash Shell
8 4 (5.80%) C
9 3 (4.35%) PHP5
10 2 (2.90%) ActionScript 2.0
10 2 (2.90%) XPath
10 2 (2.90%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.90%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.45%) Perl
11 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.45%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 13 (18.84%) Degree
2 11 (15.94%) SC Cleared
2 11 (15.94%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.35%) MCP
3 3 (4.35%) MCSE
3 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.80%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (26.09%) Puppet
2 11 (15.94%) Vagrant
2 11 (15.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (23.19%) VMware
2 11 (15.94%) Oracle
3 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.25%) Twitter
5 4 (5.80%) Citrix
6 3 (4.35%) SAP
6 3 (4.35%) Cisco
7 2 (2.90%) SEEBURGER
7 2 (2.90%) Intel
8 1 (1.45%) IBM
8 1 (1.45%) Perforce
8 1 (1.45%) NetApp
8 1 (1.45%) HP
8 1 (1.45%) EMC
8 1 (1.45%) Zend
8 1 (1.45%) Brocade
8 1 (1.45%) Facebook
8 1 (1.45%) Syclo
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + corporate benefits, bonus etc
Posted: 10 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum + pension, gym, progression
Posted: 10 hours ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + +bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits, good pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + excellent bens (details attached)
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + work from home
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + Shift Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, Birmingham
Metail
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Ocado
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £43000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dudley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Coventry
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
The Developer Portal
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + FANTASTIC BENEFITS
Posted: 19 days ago