Period
to 24 June 2019

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 24 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
England > North West
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 255 245 183
Rank change year-on-year -10 -62 +97
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 79 120 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.77% 0.97% 1.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.96% 7.13% 10.86%
Number of salaries quoted 57 90 134
North West median annual salary £39,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.00% +33.33% -21.05%
10th Percentile £23,250 £32,450 £22,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +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 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 1,995 1,684 1,934
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 19.36% 13.56% 14.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1,182 1,343 1,523
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £22,525 £21,250 £23,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.11% +5.56% -

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 24 June 2019.

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 24 June 2019. 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 -13 60 £37,500 -28.57% 4
Cheshire +19 8 £55,000 +14.58%
Lancashire -9 7 £67,500 +92.86%
Merseyside +11 4 £37,500 -37.50%
HTTP
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, 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 35 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (41.77%) Windows
3 31 (39.24%) JavaScript
4 29 (36.71%) HTML
4 29 (36.71%) XML
5 28 (35.44%) Web Services
6 25 (31.65%) SQL Server
6 25 (31.65%) TCP/IP
6 25 (31.65%) Microsoft
7 24 (30.38%) JSON
7 24 (30.38%) Microsoft Azure
8 23 (29.11%) Java
9 22 (27.85%) DNS
10 21 (26.58%) SMTP
10 21 (26.58%) Software Engineering
10 21 (26.58%) REST
11 20 (25.32%) CSS
12 17 (21.52%) Internet
12 17 (21.52%) Firewall
12 17 (21.52%) HTML5
13 16 (20.25%) Node.js
13 16 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (20.25%) .NET
13 16 (20.25%) VPN
14 15 (18.99%) WAN
14 15 (18.99%) RESTful
14 15 (18.99%) TDD
15 14 (17.72%) VLAN
15 14 (17.72%) Active Directory
15 14 (17.72%) Azure Active Directory

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 4 (5.06%) Apache
1 4 (5.06%) IIS
1 4 (5.06%) nginx
1 4 (5.06%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.80%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.53%) Jetty
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 13 (16.46%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.27%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 24 (30.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (17.72%) Azure Active Directory
3 13 (16.46%) Office 365
4 6 (7.59%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (7.59%) Serverless
5 3 (3.80%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (3.80%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.53%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (1.27%) Algolia
7 1 (1.27%) Catchpoint
7 1 (1.27%) Datadog
7 1 (1.27%) Logentries
7 1 (1.27%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 25 (31.65%) TCP/IP
2 22 (27.85%) DNS
3 21 (26.58%) SMTP
4 17 (21.52%) Firewall
4 17 (21.52%) Internet
5 16 (20.25%) VPN
6 15 (18.99%) WAN
7 14 (17.72%) VLAN
8 13 (16.46%) LAN
8 13 (16.46%) SSL
9 8 (10.13%) Bluetooth
9 8 (10.13%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (8.86%) Network Security
11 3 (3.80%) DHCP
11 3 (3.80%) SNMP
12 2 (2.53%) FTP
12 2 (2.53%) HTTPS
12 2 (2.53%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (2.53%) MQTT
13 1 (1.27%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (31.65%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.66%) MySQL
3 9 (11.39%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.06%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.80%) Redis
5 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.27%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.27%) DB2
7 1 (1.27%) Event Store
7 1 (1.27%) RavenDB
7 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (16.46%) Visual Studio
2 11 (13.92%) JIRA
3 9 (11.39%) Subversion
4 8 (10.13%) Git (software)
5 4 (5.06%) CocoaPods
6 2 (2.53%) Gradle
6 2 (2.53%) Maven
6 2 (2.53%) Selenium
7 1 (1.27%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.27%) GitLab
7 1 (1.27%) gulp
7 1 (1.27%) Mocha
7 1 (1.27%) MSTest
7 1 (1.27%) NUnit
7 1 (1.27%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.27%) webpack
General
1 11 (13.92%) Finance
2 8 (10.13%) Games
3 4 (5.06%) Retail
4 2 (2.53%) Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Automotive
5 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (36.71%) Developer
2 15 (18.99%) Administrator
3 14 (17.72%) Software Engineer
4 13 (16.46%) Network Administrator
5 10 (12.66%) Architect
5 10 (12.66%) Network Support
5 10 (12.66%) Network Support Technician
5 10 (12.66%) Network Technician
5 10 (12.66%) Support Technician
6 8 (10.13%) C++ Developer
6 8 (10.13%) Software Developer
7 6 (7.59%) C++ Software Developer
7 6 (7.59%) C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (6.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (6.33%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (5.06%) Technical Architect
9 4 (5.06%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (36.71%) HTML
1 29 (36.71%) XML
2 28 (35.44%) Web Services
3 24 (30.38%) JSON
4 21 (26.58%) REST
5 20 (25.32%) CSS
6 17 (21.52%) HTML5
7 16 (20.25%) .NET
7 16 (20.25%) Node.js
8 15 (18.99%) RESTful
9 12 (15.19%) jQuery
10 11 (13.92%) Ajax
10 11 (13.92%) Spring
11 10 (12.66%) AngularJS
12 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET
12 8 (10.13%) DirectX
12 8 (10.13%) MFC
12 8 (10.13%) OpenGL
12 8 (10.13%) SOAP
12 8 (10.13%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.46%) User Experience
2 12 (15.19%) Client/Server
2 12 (15.19%) Management Information System
3 8 (10.13%) 3D Graphics
3 8 (10.13%) Algorithms
4 6 (7.59%) FMCG
4 6 (7.59%) Video\Live Streaming
5 4 (5.06%) Animation
6 2 (2.53%) CESG
6 2 (2.53%) Cloud Native
6 2 (2.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (2.53%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.53%) PKI
6 2 (2.53%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.53%) Smart Energy
6 2 (2.53%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.27%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.27%) PMI
7 1 (1.27%) RIA
7 1 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 33 (41.77%) Windows
2 14 (17.72%) Windows Server
3 13 (16.46%) Windows 10
4 12 (15.19%) Linux
5 7 (8.86%) Unix
6 5 (6.33%) Android
6 5 (6.33%) Apple iOS
7 4 (5.06%) watchOS
8 2 (2.53%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.58%) Software Engineering
3 16 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (18.99%) TDD
5 13 (16.46%) Capacity Planning
5 13 (16.46%) Network Architecture
5 13 (16.46%) Project Planning
6 12 (15.19%) MVC
7 11 (13.92%) Computer Science
7 11 (13.92%) E-Commerce
7 11 (13.92%) Scrum
7 11 (13.92%) SOA
8 10 (12.66%) Analytics
8 10 (12.66%) BDD
8 10 (12.66%) Multithreading
8 10 (12.66%) Test Automation
9 9 (11.39%) DevOps
10 8 (10.13%) 3D Programming
10 8 (10.13%) Dependency Injection
10 8 (10.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 31 (39.24%) JavaScript
2 23 (29.11%) Java
3 11 (13.92%) PHP
4 10 (12.66%) SQL
5 8 (10.13%) C++
5 8 (10.13%) VC++
6 7 (8.86%) C#
7 5 (6.33%) Python
8 4 (5.06%) Apple Swift
8 4 (5.06%) Objective-C
8 4 (5.06%) Ruby
9 3 (3.80%) XPath
10 2 (2.53%) Go
10 2 (2.53%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.27%) ES6
11 1 (1.27%) ES7
11 1 (1.27%) ES8
11 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (13.92%) Degree
2 4 (5.06%) CISM
2 4 (5.06%) CISSP
3 2 (2.53%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 2 (2.53%) CCSP
3 2 (2.53%) CEH
3 2 (2.53%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.53%) EnCE
3 2 (2.53%) GPEN
3 2 (2.53%) ISSAP
3 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.27%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.06%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.80%) NIST
4 2 (2.53%) COBIT
4 2 (2.53%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (2.53%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 2 (2.53%) GDPR
4 2 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 2 (2.53%) NCSC
5 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 14 (17.72%) Active Directory
2 13 (16.46%) VMware ESXi
2 13 (16.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (16.46%) WSUS
2 5 (6.33%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.53%) ArcSight ESM
3 2 (2.53%) cPanel
3 2 (2.53%) Graylog
3 2 (2.53%) Plesk
3 2 (2.53%) QRadar
4 1 (1.27%) Ansible
4 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.27%) Puppet
4 1 (1.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (31.65%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.46%) VMware
3 4 (5.06%) Apple
3 4 (5.06%) Cisco
4 3 (3.80%) Google
4 3 (3.80%) Oracle
4 3 (3.80%) Splunk
5 2 (2.53%) AlienVault
5 2 (2.53%) ArcSight
5 2 (2.53%) LogRhythm
5 2 (2.53%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.27%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (1.27%) F5
6 1 (1.27%) IBM
6 1 (1.27%) PubNub
6 1 (1.27%) Snowplow
6 1 (1.27%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.27%) TIBCO