Period
to 24 October 2021

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 24 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
England > Midlands
6 months to
24 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 230 172 280
Rank change year-on-year -58 +108 +16
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 105 39 63
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.99% 0.97% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.27% 5.89% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 64 35 42
10th Percentile " £37,700 £23,925
25th Percentile £32,500 £42,500 £30,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,547 £52,500 £46,250
Median % change year-on-year -13.24% +13.51% +2.78%
75th Percentile £63,688 £60,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £69,000 "
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 1,445 662 2,125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 13.60% 16.41% 18.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1,153 513 1,573
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,050
25th Percentile £32,000 £33,250 £29,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median % change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%
75th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £53,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,900 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £51,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year -1.96% +8.51% -1.05%

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for HTTP in the Midlands

HTTP
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for HTTP in the Midlands

HTTP
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing HTTP in the Midlands over the 6 months to 24 October 2021.

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 24 October 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
West Midlands -66 74 £55,000 +4.76% 16
East Midlands -54 30 £35,000 -39.13% 3
HTTP
England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 Midlands region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 46 (43.81%) Linux
2 37 (35.24%) Python
3 34 (32.38%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (31.43%) JavaScript
4 33 (31.43%) DNS
5 32 (30.48%) AWS
6 30 (28.57%) PowerShell
6 30 (28.57%) Docker
6 30 (28.57%) Kubernetes
7 29 (27.62%) Bash Shell
8 28 (26.67%) Azure
9 27 (25.71%) HTML
9 27 (25.71%) CSS
10 25 (23.81%) FTP
11 24 (22.86%) DevOps
12 21 (20.00%) PHP
13 20 (19.05%) DHCP
14 19 (18.10%) SMTP
14 19 (18.10%) SQL
14 19 (18.10%) Java
14 19 (18.10%) MySQL
14 19 (18.10%) Oracle
14 19 (18.10%) Windows
14 19 (18.10%) Waterfall
14 19 (18.10%) RabbitMQ
14 19 (18.10%) REST
15 18 (17.14%) RESTful
15 18 (17.14%) MS Visio
15 18 (17.14%) Internet
16 17 (16.19%) TCP/IP

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 15 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 8 (7.62%) IIS
3 7 (6.67%) Apache
3 7 (6.67%) Tomcat
4 6 (5.71%) JBoss
4 6 (5.71%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.90%) Confluence
6 1 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.95%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.95%) CMS
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 18 (17.14%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Maximo
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 32 (30.48%) AWS
2 28 (26.67%) Azure
3 11 (10.48%) GitHub
4 9 (8.57%) Microsoft 365
5 8 (7.62%) Azure App Service
5 8 (7.62%) GitHub Actions
6 7 (6.67%) Amazon ECS
6 7 (6.67%) Amazon EKS
7 6 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.90%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.90%) IaaS
8 2 (1.90%) Serverless
9 1 (0.95%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.95%) Datadog
9 1 (0.95%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.95%) Kong
9 1 (0.95%) PaaS
9 1 (0.95%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.95%) SaaS
9 1 (0.95%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (31.43%) DNS
2 25 (23.81%) FTP
3 20 (19.05%) DHCP
4 19 (18.10%) SMTP
5 18 (17.14%) Internet
6 17 (16.19%) TCP/IP
7 16 (15.24%) HTTPS
8 10 (9.52%) SSH
9 8 (7.62%) IPv6
10 7 (6.67%) 802.11
10 7 (6.67%) VPN
11 6 (5.71%) DMZ
11 6 (5.71%) Firewall
11 6 (5.71%) SNMP
12 4 (3.81%) VoIP
13 3 (2.86%) Ethernet
13 3 (2.86%) LAN
13 3 (2.86%) PBX
14 2 (1.90%) SSL
15 1 (0.95%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.10%) MySQL
2 15 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 15 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 8 (7.62%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.76%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.81%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (2.86%) Redis
7 1 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.95%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.95%) OLAP
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.95%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 9 (8.57%) Jenkins
1 9 (8.57%) PHPUnit
2 8 (7.62%) Codeship
2 8 (7.62%) Mocha
2 8 (7.62%) Selenium
3 6 (5.71%) Burp Suite
3 6 (5.71%) Metasploit
4 4 (3.81%) JIRA
4 4 (3.81%) Postman
5 3 (2.86%) Babel
5 3 (2.86%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.86%) Grunt
5 3 (2.86%) gulp
5 3 (2.86%) REST Assured
6 2 (1.90%) Cypress.io
6 2 (1.90%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.90%) JBehave
7 1 (0.95%) JMeter
7 1 (0.95%) NeoLoad
7 1 (0.95%) Subversion
General
1 17 (16.19%) Social Skills
2 15 (14.29%) Marketing
3 7 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.86%) Public Sector
4 3 (2.86%) Retail
5 2 (1.90%) Finance
6 1 (0.95%) Advertising
6 1 (0.95%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 37 (35.24%) Developer
2 15 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
3 14 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (12.38%) Customer Engineer
5 12 (11.43%) Senior Developer
6 10 (9.52%) Tester
7 9 (8.57%) Analyst
7 9 (8.57%) PHP Developer
8 8 (7.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 8 (7.62%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 8 (7.62%) Web Developer
9 6 (5.71%) Cloud Software Engineer
9 6 (5.71%) Lead DevOps
9 6 (5.71%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 6 (5.71%) Penetration Tester
9 6 (5.71%) Software Engineer
10 5 (4.76%) Security Analyst
11 4 (3.81%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (3.81%) Software Tester
11 4 (3.81%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (25.71%) CSS
1 27 (25.71%) HTML
2 19 (18.10%) RabbitMQ
2 19 (18.10%) REST
3 18 (17.14%) RESTful
4 15 (14.29%) Middleware
4 15 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
4 15 (14.29%) XML
5 14 (13.33%) Kafka
6 11 (10.48%) JSON
7 9 (8.57%) CSS3
7 9 (8.57%) HTML5
7 9 (8.57%) Web Services
8 8 (7.62%) ASP.NET
9 7 (6.67%) .NET
9 7 (6.67%) 802.1X
9 7 (6.67%) AngularJS
9 7 (6.67%) Laravel
9 7 (6.67%) Node.js
9 7 (6.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.29%) EFT
1 15 (14.29%) Legacy Applications
2 11 (10.48%) Cyberthreat
3 9 (8.57%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 8 (7.62%) User Experience
5 5 (4.76%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.86%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.86%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.86%) SCADA
6 3 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.90%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.95%) Clustering
8 1 (0.95%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 46 (43.81%) Linux
2 19 (18.10%) Windows
3 13 (12.38%) AIX
4 7 (6.67%) CentOS
4 7 (6.67%) Ubuntu
5 6 (5.71%) Kali Linux
5 6 (5.71%) Unix
6 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.95%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (32.38%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (22.86%) DevOps
3 19 (18.10%) Waterfall
4 17 (16.19%) Web Development
5 16 (15.24%) Computer Science
5 16 (15.24%) Test Automation
6 15 (14.29%) Load Balancing
7 13 (12.38%) Project Planning
8 11 (10.48%) Cybersecurity
8 11 (10.48%) Microservices
8 11 (10.48%) Software Engineering
9 10 (9.52%) Clean Code
9 10 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (9.52%) Front End Development
9 10 (9.52%) OO
9 10 (9.52%) Prototyping
9 10 (9.52%) Unit Testing
10 9 (8.57%) SIEM
10 9 (8.57%) Software Testing
10 9 (8.57%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 37 (35.24%) Python
2 33 (31.43%) JavaScript
3 30 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 29 (27.62%) Bash Shell
5 21 (20.00%) PHP
6 19 (18.10%) Java
6 19 (18.10%) SQL
7 8 (7.62%) Ruby
8 7 (6.67%) C++
9 6 (5.71%) C#
9 6 (5.71%) Lua
10 5 (4.76%) Scala
11 3 (2.86%) ES6
12 1 (0.95%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.95%) Groovy
12 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.95%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.95%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (9.52%) Degree
2 9 (8.57%) SC Cleared
2 9 (8.57%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.81%) CISM
3 4 (3.81%) CISSP
4 3 (2.86%) CHECK Team Member
4 3 (2.86%) CREST Certified
4 3 (2.86%) DBS Check
4 3 (2.86%) GXPN
4 3 (2.86%) OSCP
4 3 (2.86%) SANS
5 1 (0.95%) CCNA
5 1 (0.95%) CCNP
5 1 (0.95%) CCSA
5 1 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.95%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.95%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.48%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) Accessibility
2 1 (0.95%) GDPR
2 1 (0.95%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (28.57%) Docker
2 4 (3.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 30 (28.57%) Kubernetes
2 16 (15.24%) Terraform
3 9 (8.57%) Ansible
4 8 (7.62%) Rancher
5 7 (6.67%) Puppet
6 6 (5.71%) Docker Swarm
6 6 (5.71%) Nessus
6 6 (5.71%) Nmap
6 6 (5.71%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.95%) Consul
7 1 (0.95%) CSIRT
7 1 (0.95%) EnCase
7 1 (0.95%) FTK
7 1 (0.95%) Kibana
7 1 (0.95%) logstash
7 1 (0.95%) Marathon
7 1 (0.95%) Mesos
7 1 (0.95%) Packer
Vendors
1 19 (18.10%) Oracle
2 15 (14.29%) IBM
3 12 (11.43%) Microsoft
4 11 (10.48%) Cisco
5 9 (8.57%) BMC
5 9 (8.57%) LogRhythm
5 9 (8.57%) Splunk
6 7 (6.67%) Red Hat
7 6 (5.71%) Rackspace
8 4 (3.81%) BroadSoft
9 3 (2.86%) Adobe
9 3 (2.86%) Dynatrace
9 3 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (2.86%) SAP
10 2 (1.90%) Facebook
10 2 (1.90%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.95%) HP
11 1 (0.95%) Pardot
11 1 (0.95%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud