Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
England > Midlands
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 301 306 283
Rank change year-on-year +5 -23 +36
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 77 93 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.55% 0.60% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.41% 3.94% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 54 66 113
Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £44,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.34% -1.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £53,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2,255 2,363 2,809
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 16.08% 15.36% 15.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1,678 1,903 2,249
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,250 £24,000 £23,400
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for HTTP in the Midlands

HTTP
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for HTTP in the Midlands

HTTP
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HTTP in the Midlands over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for HTTP in the Midlands

HTTP
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 15 August 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
West Midlands +25 56 £50,000 +11.11% 11
East Midlands +5 21 £42,500 - 7
HTTP
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 Midlands region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 46 (59.74%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (48.05%) Java
3 34 (44.16%) SQL
4 29 (37.66%) Amazon AWS
5 28 (36.36%) Git (software)
6 27 (35.06%) Linux
7 26 (33.77%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (31.17%) Microservices
9 23 (29.87%) HTML
9 23 (29.87%) TCP/IP
10 21 (27.27%) JavaScript
10 21 (27.27%) RESTful
10 21 (27.27%) Software Engineering
11 19 (24.68%) Finance
11 19 (24.68%) Problem-Solving
12 18 (23.38%) REST
12 18 (23.38%) Unix
12 18 (23.38%) SOA
12 18 (23.38%) JSON
13 16 (20.78%) Banking
13 16 (20.78%) Games
13 16 (20.78%) Docker
14 15 (19.48%) CSS
14 15 (19.48%) PHP
15 14 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
16 13 (16.88%) OOP
16 13 (16.88%) Subversion
16 13 (16.88%) Mathematics
16 13 (16.88%) DevOps
16 13 (16.88%) Game Development

HTTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 10 (12.99%) Apache
2 9 (11.69%) nginx
3 8 (10.39%) CMS
4 4 (5.19%) WebSphere
4 4 (5.19%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.60%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.60%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (2.60%) IIS
5 2 (2.60%) MQSeries
5 2 (2.60%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.30%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.30%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 29 (37.66%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (9.09%) SaaS
3 6 (7.79%) Heroku
3 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.90%) Serverless
5 2 (2.60%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.60%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.60%) Azure Functions
6 1 (1.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (1.30%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.30%) AWS CodePipeline
6 1 (1.30%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.30%) CloudFront
6 1 (1.30%) GitHub
6 1 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.30%) IaaS
6 1 (1.30%) PaaS
6 1 (1.30%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 23 (29.87%) TCP/IP
2 11 (14.29%) SSL
3 9 (11.69%) FTP
4 8 (10.39%) DNS
5 7 (9.09%) DHCP
6 6 (7.79%) Internet
7 5 (6.49%) Bluetooth
7 5 (6.49%) HTTPS
7 5 (6.49%) SSH
7 5 (6.49%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (5.19%) IPsec
9 3 (3.90%) Firewall
9 3 (3.90%) Wireshark
10 2 (2.60%) Network Security
10 2 (2.60%) SMTP
10 2 (2.60%) tcpdump
10 2 (2.60%) VPN
11 1 (1.30%) Kerberos
11 1 (1.30%) SMS
11 1 (1.30%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.58%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.39%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (7.79%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.19%) DB2
5 3 (3.90%) MySQL
5 3 (3.90%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.60%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (2.60%) Cosmos DB
6 2 (2.60%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.30%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.30%) Power BI
7 1 (1.30%) RavenDB
7 1 (1.30%) Redis
Development Applications
1 28 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 13 (16.88%) Subversion
3 10 (12.99%) Maven
4 8 (10.39%) Jenkins
5 6 (7.79%) Oracle APEX
6 5 (6.49%) CocoaPods
7 4 (5.19%) Cucumber
7 4 (5.19%) Gatling
7 4 (5.19%) Gradle
8 3 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (3.90%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (2.60%) LoadRunner
9 2 (2.60%) Mercurial
9 2 (2.60%) ReSharper
9 2 (2.60%) StyleCop
9 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.30%) Burp Suite
10 1 (1.30%) JMeter
10 1 (1.30%) NUnit
10 1 (1.30%) sqlmap
General
1 19 (24.68%) Finance
2 16 (20.78%) Banking
2 16 (20.78%) Games
3 6 (7.79%) Marketing
4 3 (3.90%) Back Office
5 2 (2.60%) Automotive
5 2 (2.60%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.60%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.60%) Law
6 1 (1.30%) Billing
6 1 (1.30%) Electronics
6 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.30%) Retail
6 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (37.66%) Developer
2 13 (16.88%) Software Engineer
3 9 (11.69%) Senior Developer
4 8 (10.39%) Analyst
4 8 (10.39%) Development Engineer
4 8 (10.39%) Software Development Engineer
5 7 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 7 (9.09%) Technical Leader
6 6 (7.79%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Developer in Test
7 5 (6.49%) iOS Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Lead Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Security Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) Senior Security Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.19%) .NET Developer
8 4 (5.19%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Team Leader
8 4 (5.19%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (29.87%) HTML
2 21 (27.27%) RESTful
3 18 (23.38%) JSON
3 18 (23.38%) REST
4 15 (19.48%) CSS
5 13 (16.88%) WebSockets
6 8 (10.39%) .NET
6 8 (10.39%) Sass
6 8 (10.39%) Symfony
7 7 (9.09%) XML
8 6 (7.79%) Ajax
8 6 (7.79%) Spring
8 6 (7.79%) Web Services
9 5 (6.49%) Cocoa
9 5 (6.49%) Cocoa Touch
9 5 (6.49%) Core Animation
9 5 (6.49%) Core Data
9 5 (6.49%) Node.js
10 4 (5.19%) Gherkin
10 4 (5.19%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.99%) Computer Science
1 10 (12.99%) User Experience
2 9 (11.69%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.49%) Animation
4 5 (6.49%) BYOD
4 5 (6.49%) Data Centre
4 5 (6.49%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.90%) Data Structures
5 3 (3.90%) Fintech
6 2 (2.60%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.60%) DataPower
6 2 (2.60%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.60%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.60%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.60%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 27 (35.06%) Linux
2 18 (23.38%) Unix
3 7 (9.09%) Windows
4 6 (7.79%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.60%) VMS
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.30%) Android
6 1 (1.30%) CentOS
6 1 (1.30%) Kali Linux
6 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (59.74%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (33.77%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (31.17%) Microservices
4 21 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 19 (24.68%) Problem-Solving
6 18 (23.38%) SOA
7 13 (16.88%) DevOps
7 13 (16.88%) Game Development
7 13 (16.88%) Mathematics
7 13 (16.88%) OOP
8 11 (14.29%) BDD
8 11 (14.29%) Multithreading
8 11 (14.29%) TDD
8 11 (14.29%) Workflow
9 10 (12.99%) Test Automation
10 9 (11.69%) OO
11 8 (10.39%) Collaborative Working
11 8 (10.39%) Content Management
11 8 (10.39%) Kanban
11 8 (10.39%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 37 (48.05%) Java
2 34 (44.16%) SQL
3 21 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 15 (19.48%) PHP
5 12 (15.58%) C
5 12 (15.58%) C#
6 11 (14.29%) C++
6 11 (14.29%) Python
7 6 (7.79%) Apex Code
7 6 (7.79%) Perl
8 5 (6.49%) Apple Swift
8 5 (6.49%) Objective-C
9 4 (5.19%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.60%) Go
11 1 (1.30%) Java 8
11 1 (1.30%) Ruby
11 1 (1.30%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (11.69%) Degree
2 8 (10.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (7.79%) CEH
3 6 (7.79%) CISM
3 6 (7.79%) CISSP
3 6 (7.79%) CRISC
4 2 (2.60%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 2 (2.60%) CCSP
4 2 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.60%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.30%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.30%) GIAC
5 1 (1.30%) MCSD
5 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.30%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.49%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.90%) QA
4 1 (1.30%) GCP
4 1 (1.30%) GDPR
4 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (20.78%) Docker
2 8 (10.39%) Varnish
3 4 (5.19%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (2.60%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.60%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (6.49%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (5.19%) Kubernetes
3 3 (3.90%) Ansible
3 3 (3.90%) Nagios
3 3 (3.90%) Puppet
3 3 (3.90%) Terraform
4 2 (2.60%) Ambari
4 2 (2.60%) Cacti
4 2 (2.60%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.60%) Kibana
4 2 (2.60%) logstash
4 2 (2.60%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.30%) CASB
5 1 (1.30%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.30%) HP Fortify
5 1 (1.30%) Nmap
5 1 (1.30%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 14 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (10.39%) MuleSoft
2 8 (10.39%) Oracle
3 7 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.79%) Rackspace
5 5 (6.49%) IBM
6 4 (5.19%) Google
7 3 (3.90%) Apple
7 3 (3.90%) HP
7 3 (3.90%) Twitter
7 3 (3.90%) VMware
8 2 (2.60%) AppDynamics
8 2 (2.60%) Citrix
8 2 (2.60%) Dynatrace
8 2 (2.60%) RedGate
8 2 (2.60%) Splunk
8 2 (2.60%) Teradata
9 1 (1.30%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.30%) Veracode
9 1 (1.30%) WSO2