Period
to 19 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for HTTP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited HTTP over the 6 months to 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 120 141
Rank change year-on-year -22 +21 -13
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 41 28 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.22% 1.24% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.76% 8.41% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 11
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -50.00% +100.00%
North West median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +31.25% -15.79% +18.75%

HTTP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 420 333 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 12.51% 14.72% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 280 232 319
Cheshire median annual salary £40,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.96% +4.29% -17.65%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,640 £19,950
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,125 £53,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing HTTP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for HTTP in Cheshire

HTTP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for HTTP in Cheshire

HTTP
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HTTP in Cheshire over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for HTTP in Cheshire

HTTP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 19 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe -1 8 - -
Knutsford -38 8 £52,500 - 1
Northwich - 8 £35,000 -
Wilmslow +6 4 £50,000 -
Chester - 2 £37,500 - 1
HTTP
North West

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, IT jobs citing HTTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 27 (65.85%) Java
2 24 (58.54%) Web Services
2 24 (58.54%) Test Automation
3 22 (53.66%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (53.66%) REST
4 18 (43.90%) Internet
5 17 (41.46%) SQL
6 16 (39.02%) Oracle
6 16 (39.02%) Servlets
7 15 (36.59%) Linux
7 15 (36.59%) DevOps
8 14 (34.15%) HTML
9 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (29.27%) Apache
10 12 (29.27%) Finance
11 11 (26.83%) Jenkins
11 11 (26.83%) Python
11 11 (26.83%) TCP/IP
11 11 (26.83%) Wealth Management
12 10 (24.39%) Load Testing
12 10 (24.39%) nginx
12 10 (24.39%) DNS
12 10 (24.39%) SOAP
12 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
12 10 (24.39%) CSS
12 10 (24.39%) MVC
12 10 (24.39%) Configuration Management
12 10 (24.39%) SSL
12 10 (24.39%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (24.39%) Build Automation

HTTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (29.27%) Apache
2 10 (24.39%) nginx
3 2 (4.88%) Confluence
3 2 (4.88%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 18 (43.90%) Internet
2 11 (26.83%) TCP/IP
3 10 (24.39%) DNS
3 10 (24.39%) SSL
4 1 (2.44%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (14.63%) DB2
1 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
1 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) NoSQL
2 4 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (26.83%) Jenkins
2 8 (19.51%) Bitbucket
3 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
4 6 (14.63%) Gradle
4 6 (14.63%) Jasmine
5 5 (12.20%) SonarQube
6 4 (9.76%) JIRA
7 3 (7.32%) LoadRunner
7 3 (7.32%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (4.88%) Introscope
8 2 (4.88%) JMeter
8 2 (4.88%) SoapUI
9 1 (2.44%) JUnit
9 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 12 (29.27%) Finance
2 9 (21.95%) Banking
3 8 (19.51%) Advertising
4 3 (7.32%) Investment Banking
4 3 (7.32%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Analyst
1 12 (29.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (24.39%) Test Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Asset Management Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) IT Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) Developer
4 7 (17.07%) Java Developer
5 4 (9.76%) C# Software Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Software Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Development Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Performance Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Performance Test Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Performance Test Leader
7 2 (4.88%) Software Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Software Support Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (58.54%) Web Services
2 22 (53.66%) REST
3 16 (39.02%) Servlets
4 14 (34.15%) HTML
5 10 (24.39%) CSS
5 10 (24.39%) SOAP
6 8 (19.51%) J2EE
7 6 (14.63%) .NET
7 6 (14.63%) AngularJS
7 6 (14.63%) Backbone.js
7 6 (14.63%) CSS3
7 6 (14.63%) EJB
7 6 (14.63%) Hibernate
7 6 (14.63%) JSP
7 6 (14.63%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (14.63%) Middleware
7 6 (14.63%) Spring
7 6 (14.63%) Spring MVC
7 6 (14.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (14.63%) WSGI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (17.07%) User Experience
3 6 (14.63%) RIA
4 4 (9.76%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.44%) Digital TV
5 1 (2.44%) STB
Operating Systems
1 15 (36.59%) Linux
2 6 (14.63%) Windows
3 4 (9.76%) Unix
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.44%) Android
5 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) Test Automation
2 22 (53.66%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (36.59%) DevOps
4 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (26.83%) Wealth Management
6 10 (24.39%) Build Automation
6 10 (24.39%) Configuration Management
6 10 (24.39%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (24.39%) Load Testing
6 10 (24.39%) MVC
6 10 (24.39%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (21.95%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (21.95%) TDD
8 8 (19.51%) Asset Management
8 8 (19.51%) CRM
8 8 (19.51%) Manual Testing
8 8 (19.51%) OO
8 8 (19.51%) Software Testing
8 8 (19.51%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (17.07%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 27 (65.85%) Java
2 17 (41.46%) SQL
3 11 (26.83%) Python
4 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
5 6 (14.63%) Bash Shell
6 4 (9.76%) C#
6 4 (9.76%) PHP
6 4 (9.76%) TypeScript
7 3 (7.32%) Shell Script
8 2 (4.88%) Groovy
9 1 (2.44%) C
9 1 (2.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Degree
1 8 (19.51%) ISEB
1 8 (19.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) GDPR
1 8 (19.51%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (19.51%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (14.63%) Puppet
2 6 (14.63%) Salt
3 3 (7.32%) Nagios
4 2 (4.88%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) Oracle
2 4 (9.76%) AppDynamics
3 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.88%) Atlassian
4 2 (4.88%) CA
4 2 (4.88%) Dynatrace
4 2 (4.88%) HP
4 2 (4.88%) New Relic
4 2 (4.88%) SOASTA, Inc