Period
to 23 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 23 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 288 389 329
Rank change year-on-year +101 -60 -15
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 618 904 1,373
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.07% 0.78% 0.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.54% 5.14% 6.39%
Number of salaries quoted 646 721 928
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.13% +6.82%
10th Percentile £40,000 £35,000 £35,750
90th Percentile £80,625 £85,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +7.98%

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 England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 8,195 17,592 21,497
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.24% 15.13% 15.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6,519 14,222 17,157
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing HTTP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for HTTP in England

HTTP
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing HTTP in England.

Salary trend for HTTP in England

HTTP
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing HTTP in England over the 6 months to 23 January 2021.

Salary histogram for HTTP in England

HTTP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the England region over the 6 months to 23 January 2021. 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
South East +164 219 £60,000 +9.09% 51
London +19 219 £65,000 -4.06% 75
North of England +108 80 £52,500 - 17
Midlands +81 52 £52,500 +13.51% 22
West Midlands +92 48 £52,500 +2.94% 15
Yorkshire +85 47 £52,500 -7.89% 5
South West +30 28 £37,500 -11.76% 14
North West +65 27 £52,500 +7.69% 9
East of England +52 10 £32,500 -27.78% 11
North East +19 6 £55,000 +57.14% 3
East Midlands +47 2 £50,000 +48.15% 7
HTTP
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 2021, 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 England region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 227 (36.73%) Azure
2 224 (36.25%) JavaScript
3 222 (35.92%) Agile Software Development
4 193 (31.23%) Git (software)
5 184 (29.77%) C#
6 181 (29.29%) Python
7 169 (27.35%) Linux
7 169 (27.35%) TCP/IP
8 165 (26.70%) .NET
9 158 (25.57%) HTML
9 158 (25.57%) React
10 153 (24.76%) AWS
11 148 (23.95%) Java
12 147 (23.79%) CSS
12 147 (23.79%) DevOps
13 139 (22.49%) REST
14 133 (21.52%) ASP.NET
14 133 (21.52%) SQL
15 132 (21.36%) NoSQL
16 129 (20.87%) .NET Core
17 128 (20.71%) SQL Server
18 120 (19.42%) RESTful
18 120 (19.42%) TypeScript
19 116 (18.77%) .NET Framework
20 114 (18.45%) Microservices
21 109 (17.64%) DNS
21 109 (17.64%) MVC
22 107 (17.31%) ASP.NET Core
23 101 (16.34%) Docker
24 97 (15.70%) ASP.NET MVC

HTTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 88 (14.24%) NServiceBus
2 41 (6.63%) Apache
3 29 (4.69%) Confluence
4 25 (4.05%) Elasticsearch
5 19 (3.07%) Apache Spark
6 16 (2.59%) IIS
7 12 (1.94%) Tomcat
8 11 (1.78%) WebLogic
9 7 (1.13%) JBoss
10 5 (0.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 5 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (0.65%) CMS
11 4 (0.65%) Red Hat Fuse
12 3 (0.49%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.49%) WordPress
13 2 (0.32%) nginx
13 2 (0.32%) SharePoint
14 1 (0.16%) MS Exchange
14 1 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
14 1 (0.16%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (1.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.32%) Magento
1 2 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.16%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.16%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 227 (36.73%) Azure
2 153 (24.76%) AWS
3 96 (15.53%) IaaS
4 89 (14.40%) PaaS
5 75 (12.14%) SaaS
6 32 (5.18%) GCP
7 30 (4.85%) Serverless
8 27 (4.37%) GitHub
9 23 (3.72%) Azure Active Directory
10 18 (2.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 17 (2.75%) AWS Lambda
12 15 (2.43%) Amazon EC2
12 15 (2.43%) Amazon SQS
13 11 (1.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 8 (1.29%) Amazon ELB
14 8 (1.29%) Amazon S3
15 7 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
15 7 (1.13%) Office 365
16 5 (0.81%) Amazon ECS
16 5 (0.81%) Amazon GuardDuty
Communications & Networking
1 169 (27.35%) TCP/IP
2 109 (17.64%) DNS
3 83 (13.43%) Skype
4 57 (9.22%) HTTPS
5 50 (8.09%) Firewall
5 50 (8.09%) FTP
6 45 (7.28%) SMTP
7 43 (6.96%) SSL
8 37 (5.99%) Internet
9 32 (5.18%) DHCP
10 24 (3.88%) 802.11
10 24 (3.88%) SSH
11 22 (3.56%) VPN
12 21 (3.40%) Ethernet
12 21 (3.40%) Wireless
13 20 (3.24%) Wi-Fi
14 19 (3.07%) Network Security
14 19 (3.07%) Wireshark
15 18 (2.91%) MQTT
15 18 (2.91%) STUN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (21.36%) NoSQL
2 128 (20.71%) SQL Server
3 54 (8.74%) PostgreSQL
4 44 (7.12%) MongoDB
5 38 (6.15%) Relational Database
6 25 (4.05%) Apache Cassandra
7 22 (3.56%) MySQL
8 18 (2.91%) Big Data
9 16 (2.59%) Hadoop
10 15 (2.43%) Redis
11 11 (1.78%) Amazon RDS
11 11 (1.78%) Blockchain
12 10 (1.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 10 (1.62%) HBase
12 10 (1.62%) Oracle Database
13 8 (1.29%) RDBMS
14 7 (1.13%) Hazelcast
15 6 (0.97%) Aerospike
16 5 (0.81%) Apache Hive
16 5 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 193 (31.23%) Git (software)
2 65 (10.52%) Jenkins
3 53 (8.58%) TeamCity
4 50 (8.09%) Octopus Deploy
5 44 (7.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 42 (6.80%) JIRA
7 35 (5.66%) Selenium
8 28 (4.53%) Cypress.io
9 24 (3.88%) Visual Studio Team System
10 20 (3.24%) JUnit
11 17 (2.75%) GitLab
11 17 (2.75%) WebDriver
12 16 (2.59%) Artifactory
12 16 (2.59%) Cucumber
13 15 (2.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 15 (2.43%) Oracle Forms
14 13 (2.10%) Gerrit
15 12 (1.94%) Fiddler
16 11 (1.78%) Appium
16 11 (1.78%) Burp Suite
General
1 73 (11.81%) Finance
2 23 (3.72%) Telecoms
3 20 (3.24%) Games
4 16 (2.59%) Aerospace
5 15 (2.43%) Public Sector
6 12 (1.94%) Front Office
7 10 (1.62%) Police
8 7 (1.13%) Automotive
8 7 (1.13%) Banking
8 7 (1.13%) Legal
9 5 (0.81%) Back Office
10 4 (0.65%) Advertising
10 4 (0.65%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.65%) Retail
11 3 (0.49%) Marketing
12 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.16%) Billing
13 1 (0.16%) German Language
13 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 283 (45.79%) Developer
2 105 (16.99%) Senior Developer
3 76 (12.30%) .NET Developer
4 47 (7.61%) Python Developer
5 45 (7.28%) Principal Developer
6 37 (5.99%) Consultant
7 36 (5.83%) Architect
8 31 (5.02%) JavaScript Engineer
9 30 (4.85%) Senior .NET Developer
9 30 (4.85%) Senior Python Developer
10 29 (4.69%) Analyst
10 29 (4.69%) DevOps Engineer
11 27 (4.37%) Full Stack Developer
12 24 (3.88%) C# Developer
12 24 (3.88%) Java Developer
12 24 (3.88%) Junior
12 24 (3.88%) Linux Engineer
12 24 (3.88%) Network Engineer
13 23 (3.72%) Principal .NET Developer
14 22 (3.56%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (26.70%) .NET
2 158 (25.57%) HTML
2 158 (25.57%) React
3 147 (23.79%) CSS
4 139 (22.49%) REST
5 133 (21.52%) ASP.NET
6 129 (20.87%) .NET Core
7 120 (19.42%) RESTful
8 116 (18.77%) .NET Framework
9 107 (17.31%) ASP.NET Core
10 97 (15.70%) ASP.NET MVC
11 95 (15.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 80 (12.94%) AngularJS
13 77 (12.46%) JSON
14 66 (10.68%) Web Services
14 66 (10.68%) XML
15 58 (9.39%) Blazor
16 57 (9.22%) Vue.js
17 54 (8.74%) HTML5
18 53 (8.58%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 47 (7.61%) User Experience
2 36 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (3.72%) Greenfield Project
3 23 (3.72%) Management Information System
3 23 (3.72%) Mobile App
4 20 (3.24%) Public Cloud
5 16 (2.59%) Data Centre
6 13 (2.10%) Cyberattack
7 12 (1.94%) Smartphone
8 10 (1.62%) Self-Motivation
9 9 (1.46%) Analytical Mindset
9 9 (1.46%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 9 (1.46%) Enterprise Cloud
9 9 (1.46%) Linux Command Line
9 9 (1.46%) Private Cloud
10 8 (1.29%) Algorithms
10 8 (1.29%) Cloud Native
11 7 (1.13%) Cyberthreat
11 7 (1.13%) N-Tier
11 7 (1.13%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 169 (27.35%) Linux
2 48 (7.77%) Windows
3 40 (6.47%) Ubuntu
4 31 (5.02%) CentOS
5 28 (4.53%) Android
6 27 (4.37%) Unix
7 24 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (1.29%) Debian
9 5 (0.81%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.32%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.32%) OpenBSD
11 2 (0.32%) Solaris
11 2 (0.32%) Windows Server
11 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (35.92%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (23.79%) DevOps
3 114 (18.45%) Microservices
4 109 (17.64%) MVC
5 88 (14.24%) Problem-Solving
5 88 (14.24%) Test Automation
6 75 (12.14%) Mentoring
7 71 (11.49%) OO
8 69 (11.17%) Scrum
9 65 (10.52%) API Design
10 62 (10.03%) SOA
10 62 (10.03%) Software Engineering
11 55 (8.90%) OWASP
12 52 (8.41%) Continuous Integration
13 51 (8.25%) Computer Science
13 51 (8.25%) Scaled Agile Framework
14 50 (8.09%) TDD
15 48 (7.77%) SOLID
16 42 (6.80%) Infrastructure as Code
17 41 (6.63%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 224 (36.25%) JavaScript
2 184 (29.77%) C#
3 181 (29.29%) Python
4 148 (23.95%) Java
5 133 (21.52%) SQL
6 120 (19.42%) TypeScript
7 41 (6.63%) Bash Shell
8 40 (6.47%) C++
9 32 (5.18%) PowerShell
10 30 (4.85%) PHP
11 28 (4.53%) Shell Script
12 25 (4.05%) Perl
13 20 (3.24%) C
13 20 (3.24%) Scala
14 18 (2.91%) Ruby
15 14 (2.27%) Groovy
16 13 (2.10%) Go
17 10 (1.62%) Rust
18 6 (0.97%) VB.NET
19 5 (0.81%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 47 (7.61%) Degree
2 23 (3.72%) Security Cleared
3 22 (3.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 20 (3.24%) SC Cleared
5 16 (2.59%) CISSP
6 11 (1.78%) CISM
7 10 (1.62%) HNC
8 9 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (1.29%) CCNP
9 8 (1.29%) JNCIP
10 4 (0.65%) Numerate Degree
10 4 (0.65%) SSCP
11 3 (0.49%) CRISC
11 3 (0.49%) GCIA
11 3 (0.49%) GCIH
11 3 (0.49%) JNCIA
11 3 (0.49%) JNCIS
12 2 (0.32%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.32%) ISEB
12 2 (0.32%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.37%) QA
2 8 (1.29%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.81%) SLA
4 2 (0.32%) NIST
5 1 (0.16%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.16%) ISO 13485
5 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.16%) NCSC
5 1 (0.16%) PMO
5 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 101 (16.34%) Docker
2 45 (7.28%) Active Directory
3 43 (6.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.97%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (0.65%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.65%) vSphere
7 3 (0.49%) zsh
8 2 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.16%) HDFS
9 1 (0.16%) NFS
9 1 (0.16%) oVirt
9 1 (0.16%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.16%) Samba
9 1 (0.16%) Snort
9 1 (0.16%) Squid
9 1 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.16%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.16%) XenApp
9 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 86 (13.92%) Kubernetes
2 58 (9.39%) Terraform
3 57 (9.22%) Ansible
4 18 (2.91%) Graylog
4 18 (2.91%) Kibana
5 17 (2.75%) Puppet
6 16 (2.59%) ZABBIX
7 11 (1.78%) Single Sign-On
8 8 (1.29%) Grafana
9 6 (0.97%) Prometheus
10 4 (0.65%) Nagios
11 3 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (0.49%) Packer
11 3 (0.49%) SCCM
12 2 (0.32%) EnCase
12 2 (0.32%) FortiGate
12 2 (0.32%) FTK
12 2 (0.32%) Munin
12 2 (0.32%) Nessus
13 1 (0.16%) Ambari
Vendors
1 52 (8.41%) VMware
2 43 (6.96%) Microsoft
3 29 (4.69%) Oracle
4 28 (4.53%) Red Hat
5 24 (3.88%) Google
6 22 (3.56%) Apple
7 16 (2.59%) New Relic
8 15 (2.43%) Atlassian
9 14 (2.27%) Cisco
9 14 (2.27%) ServiceNow
10 11 (1.78%) Juniper
11 10 (1.62%) Splunk
12 9 (1.46%) F5
13 6 (0.97%) Adobe
13 6 (0.97%) LogRhythm
13 6 (0.97%) Sophos
13 6 (0.97%) webMethods
14 5 (0.81%) Blue Coat
14 5 (0.81%) Fortinet
14 5 (0.81%) SolarWinds