Period
to 23 January 2018

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

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
England > North West
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 220 210 251
Rank change year-on-year -10 +41 -56
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 148 156 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.16% 1.27% 0.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.28% 8.40% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 110 108 93
North West median annual salary £47,250 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.13% -20.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,875 £33,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 North West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,788 1,858 1,755
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 13.99% 15.18% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,412 1,490 1,404
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,500 £20,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for HTTP in the North West

HTTP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for HTTP in the North West

HTTP
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HTTP in the North West over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for HTTP in the North West

HTTP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 January 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
Manchester +21 95 £50,000 +11.11% 15
Cheshire -17 45 £46,250 +15.63% 2
Merseyside -6 5 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Lancashire -2 3 £36,000 +20.00% 2
HTTP
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 North West region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 92 (62.16%) Java
1 92 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (60.14%) Web Services
3 86 (58.11%) HTML
4 84 (56.76%) JavaScript
5 80 (54.05%) CSS
6 76 (51.35%) REST
7 66 (44.59%) TDD
8 65 (43.92%) SOAP
9 61 (41.22%) MVC
9 61 (41.22%) Spring
10 57 (38.51%) MySQL
11 55 (37.16%) NoSQL
12 53 (35.81%) HTML5
13 50 (33.78%) SQL
13 50 (33.78%) Test Automation
14 49 (33.11%) Python
14 49 (33.11%) Spring MVC
15 48 (32.43%) Oracle
16 44 (29.73%) XML
17 42 (28.38%) SOA
17 42 (28.38%) Scrum
17 42 (28.38%) AngularJS
18 41 (27.70%) Linux
19 40 (27.03%) Software Engineering
19 40 (27.03%) Ruby
19 40 (27.03%) JSON
20 38 (25.68%) PHP
20 38 (25.68%) BDD
21 37 (25.00%) CSS3

HTTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 26 (17.57%) Apache
2 14 (9.46%) nginx
3 9 (6.08%) Confluence
4 4 (2.70%) JBoss
4 4 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.70%) WordPress
5 3 (2.03%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (2.03%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (1.35%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.70%) Magento
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.68%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (13.51%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 17 (11.49%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (8.78%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (4.05%) OpenShift
5 4 (2.70%) GitHub
6 3 (2.03%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (2.03%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (2.03%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (2.03%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (2.03%) Route 53
7 1 (0.68%) Force.com
7 1 (0.68%) npm
7 1 (0.68%) PaaS
7 1 (0.68%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 1 (0.68%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.49%) Internet
2 13 (8.78%) SSL
3 11 (7.43%) FTP
3 11 (7.43%) TCP/IP
4 10 (6.76%) DNS
5 5 (3.38%) Firewall
6 4 (2.70%) SMTP
7 3 (2.03%) DHCP
7 3 (2.03%) IPsec
7 3 (2.03%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.68%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (38.51%) MySQL
2 55 (37.16%) NoSQL
3 34 (22.97%) SQL Server
4 32 (21.62%) Relational Database
5 22 (14.86%) Redis
6 20 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (12.84%) Big Data
8 12 (8.11%) DB2
9 7 (4.73%) MongoDB
10 6 (4.05%) CouchDB
10 6 (4.05%) Neo4j
10 6 (4.05%) Riak
11 4 (2.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 4 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (2.70%) RDBMS
12 3 (2.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (2.03%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
14 1 (0.68%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 25 (16.89%) Git (software)
2 22 (14.86%) Jenkins
3 16 (10.81%) Bitbucket
4 14 (9.46%) JIRA
5 13 (8.78%) Gradle
5 13 (8.78%) Jasmine
6 10 (6.76%) Selenium
7 8 (5.41%) Visual Studio
8 7 (4.73%) Cucumber
8 7 (4.73%) FogBugz
9 6 (4.05%) gulp
10 4 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (2.03%) SonarQube
12 2 (1.35%) Grunt
12 2 (1.35%) InstallShield
12 2 (1.35%) LoadRunner
12 2 (1.35%) PHPUnit
12 2 (1.35%) Subversion
12 2 (1.35%) Vagrant
12 2 (1.35%) WebDriver
General
1 27 (18.24%) Finance
2 17 (11.49%) Banking
3 13 (8.78%) Advertising
4 10 (6.76%) Legal
5 4 (2.70%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.03%) Marketing
6 3 (2.03%) Retail
7 2 (1.35%) Law
8 1 (0.68%) Games
Job Titles
1 77 (52.03%) Developer
2 53 (35.81%) Java Developer
3 16 (10.81%) Analyst
3 16 (10.81%) Senior Developer
3 16 (10.81%) Senior Java Developer
4 14 (9.46%) Software Engineer
5 11 (7.43%) Test Analyst
6 10 (6.76%) Architect
6 10 (6.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (6.76%) Java Architect
6 10 (6.76%) Java Engineer
6 10 (6.76%) PHP Architect
7 9 (6.08%) C# Developer
7 9 (6.08%) Software Developer
8 8 (5.41%) Asset Management Analyst
8 8 (5.41%) E-Commerce Engineer
8 8 (5.41%) Java Software Developer
8 8 (5.41%) Java Software Engineer
8 8 (5.41%) Lead Software Engineer
8 8 (5.41%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (60.14%) Web Services
2 86 (58.11%) HTML
3 80 (54.05%) CSS
4 76 (51.35%) REST
5 65 (43.92%) SOAP
6 61 (41.22%) Spring
7 53 (35.81%) HTML5
8 49 (33.11%) Spring MVC
9 44 (29.73%) XML
10 42 (28.38%) AngularJS
11 40 (27.03%) JSON
12 37 (25.00%) CSS3
13 35 (23.65%) Node.js
14 34 (22.97%) RESTful
15 33 (22.30%) jQuery
15 33 (22.30%) JSP
16 31 (20.95%) Servlets
17 24 (16.22%) Middleware
18 22 (14.86%) EJB
18 22 (14.86%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.86%) Computer Science
2 20 (13.51%) User Experience
3 12 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (8.11%) RIA
4 7 (4.73%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (4.05%) Wiki
6 4 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (2.03%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.35%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.35%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.35%) Video\Live Streaming
9 1 (0.68%) Digital TV
9 1 (0.68%) Life Science
9 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.68%) STB
Operating Systems
1 41 (27.70%) Linux
2 22 (14.86%) Windows
3 11 (7.43%) Unix
4 5 (3.38%) Ubuntu
5 4 (2.70%) AIX
5 4 (2.70%) Android
5 4 (2.70%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.03%) CentOS
6 3 (2.03%) Debian
6 3 (2.03%) SUSE
6 3 (2.03%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (44.59%) TDD
3 61 (41.22%) MVC
4 50 (33.78%) Test Automation
5 42 (28.38%) Scrum
5 42 (28.38%) SOA
6 40 (27.03%) Software Engineering
7 38 (25.68%) BDD
8 35 (23.65%) Web Development
9 34 (22.97%) OO
10 31 (20.95%) Continuous Integration
11 29 (19.59%) SDLC
12 28 (18.92%) DevOps
13 24 (16.22%) E-Commerce
14 23 (15.54%) Unit Testing
15 22 (14.86%) Coaching
15 22 (14.86%) Mentoring
16 20 (13.51%) Responsive Web Design
17 19 (12.84%) Business Intelligence
17 19 (12.84%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 92 (62.16%) Java
2 84 (56.76%) JavaScript
3 50 (33.78%) SQL
4 49 (33.11%) Python
5 40 (27.03%) Ruby
6 38 (25.68%) PHP
7 21 (14.19%) C#
8 20 (13.51%) Go
8 20 (13.51%) Groovy
9 16 (10.81%) Scala
10 14 (9.46%) Bash Shell
10 14 (9.46%) C
11 12 (8.11%) Shell Script
12 5 (3.38%) C++
12 5 (3.38%) TypeScript
13 4 (2.70%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
14 3 (2.03%) Perl
15 2 (1.35%) Jython
15 2 (1.35%) Korn
16 1 (0.68%) XPath
Qualifications
1 22 (14.86%) Degree
2 21 (14.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (6.76%) ISEB
3 10 (6.76%) Master's Degree
4 9 (6.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (2.70%) Siebel Certification
6 2 (1.35%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.68%) PMP
7 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (12.84%) QA
2 10 (6.76%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 9 (6.08%) GDPR
4 8 (5.41%) MiFID
5 4 (2.70%) PCI DSS
6 2 (1.35%) ISO 9001
6 2 (1.35%) WAI
7 1 (0.68%) TickIT
System Software
1 8 (5.41%) Docker
2 3 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.35%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (7.43%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (6.08%) Puppet
3 6 (4.05%) Salt
4 5 (3.38%) Nagios
5 4 (2.70%) Ansible
5 4 (2.70%) Terraform
6 3 (2.03%) CA Wily
6 3 (2.03%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 48 (32.43%) Oracle
2 9 (6.08%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.73%) Red Hat
4 6 (4.05%) CA Agile Central
5 5 (3.38%) Google
5 5 (3.38%) Siebel
6 4 (2.70%) AppDynamics
6 4 (2.70%) Talend
7 3 (2.03%) Capita
7 3 (2.03%) IBM
7 3 (2.03%) VMware
8 2 (1.35%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.35%) New Relic
8 2 (1.35%) Progress
8 2 (1.35%) Zend
9 1 (0.68%) CA
9 1 (0.68%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com