Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
England > Midlands
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 283 306 288
Rank change year-on-year +23 -18 +56
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 80 84 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.60% 0.56% 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.53% 3.50% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 50 64 123
Midlands median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +18.06%
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £59,250 £57,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £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 2,269 2,398 2,848
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 16.99% 16.00% 15.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,708 1,938 2,214
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.27% +1.94% -0.64%
10th Percentile £22,675 £24,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +24 51 £46,250 +4.52% 7
East Midlands -4 29 £45,000 - 5
HTTP
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 45 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (47.50%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (45.00%) SQL
4 35 (43.75%) Java
5 27 (33.75%) Software Engineering
5 27 (33.75%) Problem-Solving
6 26 (32.50%) RESTful
6 26 (32.50%) Linux
7 25 (31.25%) HTML
8 23 (28.75%) JavaScript
8 23 (28.75%) Microservices
9 22 (27.50%) TCP/IP
9 22 (27.50%) Finance
10 20 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 20 (25.00%) Banking
11 19 (23.75%) REST
12 18 (22.50%) SQL Server
12 18 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (21.25%) CSS
13 17 (21.25%) SOA
14 16 (20.00%) OO
14 16 (20.00%) JSON
15 15 (18.75%) Maven
15 15 (18.75%) PHP
16 14 (17.50%) Microsoft
16 14 (17.50%) Salesforce.com
16 14 (17.50%) BDD
17 13 (16.25%) Unix
17 13 (16.25%) Greenfield Project
18 12 (15.00%) Collaborative Working

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 9 (11.25%) nginx
2 8 (10.00%) Apache
2 8 (10.00%) CMS
2 8 (10.00%) IIS
3 3 (3.75%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.75%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.50%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (1.25%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.25%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.25%) NServiceBus
5 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 38 (47.50%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.00%) SaaS
3 6 (7.50%) Heroku
4 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (3.75%) Serverless
6 2 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (2.50%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.50%) AWS CodePipeline
6 2 (2.50%) Azure Functions
6 2 (2.50%) IaaS
6 2 (2.50%) PaaS
6 2 (2.50%) Route 53
7 1 (1.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.25%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (1.25%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.25%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.25%) CloudFront
7 1 (1.25%) Datadog
7 1 (1.25%) GitHub
7 1 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 22 (27.50%) TCP/IP
2 12 (15.00%) DNS
3 11 (13.75%) Firewall
3 11 (13.75%) FTP
4 10 (12.50%) SSH
4 10 (12.50%) VPN
5 9 (11.25%) DHCP
5 9 (11.25%) SSL
6 8 (10.00%) Network Security
7 7 (8.75%) Internet
8 4 (5.00%) Bluetooth
8 4 (5.00%) HTTPS
8 4 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (3.75%) SMTP
10 2 (2.50%) tcpdump
10 2 (2.50%) Wireshark
11 1 (1.25%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (1.25%) Kerberos
11 1 (1.25%) SMS
11 1 (1.25%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.25%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.75%) DB2
5 2 (2.50%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (2.50%) Cosmos DB
5 2 (2.50%) MySQL
5 2 (2.50%) Redis
5 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.25%) HBase
6 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.25%) Power BI
6 1 (1.25%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 20 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (18.75%) Maven
3 10 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 7 (8.75%) Cucumber
4 7 (8.75%) Subversion
5 6 (7.50%) Gatling
5 6 (7.50%) Gradle
5 6 (7.50%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (5.00%) CocoaPods
7 3 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (3.75%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (2.50%) CircleCI
8 2 (2.50%) ReSharper
8 2 (2.50%) StyleCop
8 2 (2.50%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.25%) Burp Suite
9 1 (1.25%) GDB
9 1 (1.25%) JUnit
9 1 (1.25%) LoadRunner
9 1 (1.25%) sqlmap
General
1 22 (27.50%) Finance
2 20 (25.00%) Banking
3 9 (11.25%) Marketing
4 8 (10.00%) Games
5 4 (5.00%) Retail
6 1 (1.25%) Automotive
6 1 (1.25%) Back Office
6 1 (1.25%) Electronics
6 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (32.50%) Developer
2 19 (23.75%) Software Engineer
3 14 (17.50%) Analyst
3 14 (17.50%) Development Engineer
3 14 (17.50%) Software Development Engineer
4 8 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 8 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 8 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
4 8 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 8 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
5 7 (8.75%) Developer in Test
5 7 (8.75%) Software Developer
6 6 (7.50%) Technical Leader
6 6 (7.50%) Web Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) .NET Developer
7 5 (6.25%) C# Developer
7 5 (6.25%) Lead Developer
7 5 (6.25%) Security Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) Java Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (32.50%) RESTful
2 25 (31.25%) HTML
3 19 (23.75%) REST
4 17 (21.25%) CSS
5 16 (20.00%) JSON
6 10 (12.50%) Spring
7 8 (10.00%) .NET
7 8 (10.00%) Node.js
7 8 (10.00%) Sass
7 8 (10.00%) Symfony
8 7 (8.75%) React
8 7 (8.75%) WebSockets
9 6 (7.50%) Ajax
9 6 (7.50%) Gherkin
9 6 (7.50%) Web Services
9 6 (7.50%) WireMock
9 6 (7.50%) XML
10 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET
11 4 (5.00%) Cocoa
11 4 (5.00%) Core Animation
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.25%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 11 (13.75%) User Experience
4 10 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (10.00%) Mobile App
6 4 (5.00%) Animation
6 4 (5.00%) BYOD
7 3 (3.75%) Data Centre
8 2 (2.50%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.50%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.25%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.25%) Cloud Native
9 1 (1.25%) DataPower
9 1 (1.25%) Fintech
9 1 (1.25%) Public Cloud
9 1 (1.25%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 26 (32.50%) Linux
2 13 (16.25%) Unix
3 11 (13.75%) Windows
4 8 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (6.25%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.25%) Android
6 1 (1.25%) CentOS
6 1 (1.25%) Kali Linux
6 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (33.75%) Problem-Solving
2 27 (33.75%) Software Engineering
3 23 (28.75%) Microservices
4 18 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (21.25%) SOA
6 16 (20.00%) OO
7 14 (17.50%) BDD
8 12 (15.00%) Collaborative Working
8 12 (15.00%) High Availability
9 9 (11.25%) DevOps
9 9 (11.25%) SDLC
9 9 (11.25%) TDD
9 9 (11.25%) Test Automation
9 9 (11.25%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (10.00%) Content Management
10 8 (10.00%) Kanban
10 8 (10.00%) OOP
10 8 (10.00%) Open Source
10 8 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 36 (45.00%) SQL
2 35 (43.75%) Java
3 23 (28.75%) JavaScript
4 15 (18.75%) PHP
5 11 (13.75%) C#
6 10 (12.50%) Python
7 7 (8.75%) C
8 6 (7.50%) Apex Code
8 6 (7.50%) C++
8 6 (7.50%) Perl
9 4 (5.00%) Apple Swift
9 4 (5.00%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.50%) Java 8
10 2 (2.50%) Ruby
11 1 (1.25%) Go
11 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (13.75%) Degree
2 10 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (7.50%) CEH
3 6 (7.50%) CISM
3 6 (7.50%) CISSP
4 5 (6.25%) CRISC
5 1 (1.25%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (1.25%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.25%) CISA
5 1 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.25%) GIAC
5 1 (1.25%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.25%) MCSD
5 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.25%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.25%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.50%) QA
4 1 (1.25%) GDPR
4 1 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (15.00%) Docker
2 11 (13.75%) Active Directory
3 8 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (10.00%) Varnish
3 8 (10.00%) XenServer
4 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Ansible
1 2 (2.50%) Single Sign-On
1 2 (2.50%) Terraform
2 1 (1.25%) CASB
2 1 (1.25%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.25%) HP Fortify
2 1 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.25%) Nagios
2 1 (1.25%) Nmap
2 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.25%) Puppet
2 1 (1.25%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 14 (17.50%) Microsoft
1 14 (17.50%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (10.00%) MuleSoft
3 7 (8.75%) Oracle
4 6 (7.50%) Rackspace
5 4 (5.00%) IBM
6 3 (3.75%) Google
7 2 (2.50%) AppDynamics
7 2 (2.50%) Apple
7 2 (2.50%) Cisco
7 2 (2.50%) HP
7 2 (2.50%) RedGate
7 2 (2.50%) Twitter
7 2 (2.50%) VMware
8 1 (1.25%) Dynatrace
8 1 (1.25%) New Relic
8 1 (1.25%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.25%) Teradata
8 1 (1.25%) Veracode
8 1 (1.25%) WSO2