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

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
England > North West
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 251 204 239
Rank change year-on-year -47 +35 -14
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 110 184 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.95% 1.39% 1.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.42% 9.38% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 96 129 88
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% -20.00%
10th Percentile £30,250 £32,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +0.96%

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 2,028 1,961 1,916
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 17.42% 14.83% 15.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,670 1,573 1,595
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £21,475 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 17 November 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 17 November 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 -25 79 £45,000 +6.51% 8
Cheshire +3 18 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Merseyside +4 11 £32,500 - 5
Lancashire +13 1 £35,000 +9.38%
HTTP
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 61 (55.45%) JSON
2 56 (50.91%) XML
3 53 (48.18%) JavaScript
4 51 (46.36%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (38.18%) TDD
6 41 (37.27%) Java
6 41 (37.27%) CSS
7 39 (35.45%) HTML
8 38 (34.55%) Web Services
9 34 (30.91%) Software Engineering
9 34 (30.91%) Degree
10 33 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
11 32 (29.09%) Windows
12 31 (28.18%) BDD
13 30 (27.27%) SSL
14 29 (26.36%) PHP
14 29 (26.36%) Node.js
15 28 (25.45%) AngularJS
15 28 (25.45%) Computer Science
16 27 (24.55%) Spring
17 26 (23.64%) RESTful
18 25 (22.73%) REST
18 25 (22.73%) IIS
19 24 (21.82%) SOAP
19 24 (21.82%) .NET
19 24 (21.82%) HTML5
19 24 (21.82%) Docker
19 24 (21.82%) Computer Science Degree
20 23 (20.91%) SQL
21 22 (20.00%) Linux

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 25 (22.73%) IIS
2 20 (18.18%) Tomcat
3 15 (13.64%) nginx
4 14 (12.73%) Apache
5 7 (6.36%) Apache Pig
6 6 (5.45%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.91%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 3 (2.73%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 6 (5.45%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (3.64%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.91%) AWS CodePipeline
5 1 (0.91%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.91%) GitHub
5 1 (0.91%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (27.27%) SSL
2 17 (15.45%) SSH
3 16 (14.55%) Wi-Fi
4 14 (12.73%) Bluetooth
4 14 (12.73%) TCP/IP
5 9 (8.18%) DNS
5 9 (8.18%) Firewall
6 7 (6.36%) FTP
6 7 (6.36%) SMTP
7 6 (5.45%) DHCP
7 6 (5.45%) SAN
8 3 (2.73%) Internet
9 1 (0.91%) LAN
9 1 (0.91%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.91%) VPN
9 1 (0.91%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.18%) MySQL
2 17 (15.45%) SQL Server
3 10 (9.09%) Big Data
3 10 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 8 (7.27%) Hadoop
5 7 (6.36%) Apache Hive
6 6 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (5.45%) Redis
6 6 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (5.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (5.45%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (5.45%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (2.73%) CouchDB
7 3 (2.73%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.82%) Neo4j
8 2 (1.82%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.82%) Riak
9 1 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (10.91%) JIRA
3 11 (10.00%) Selenium
4 10 (9.09%) Visual Studio
5 8 (7.27%) CocoaPods
6 7 (6.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (6.36%) Bitbucket
6 7 (6.36%) CodeSonar
6 7 (6.36%) git-flow
6 7 (6.36%) Robot Framework
6 7 (6.36%) Subversion
7 6 (5.45%) Grunt
7 6 (5.45%) gulp
8 5 (4.55%) Cucumber
8 5 (4.55%) Jasmine
8 5 (4.55%) Karma Test Runner
8 5 (4.55%) PhantomJS
8 5 (4.55%) Protractor
8 5 (4.55%) webpack
9 3 (2.73%) Gradle
General
1 21 (19.09%) Finance
2 12 (10.91%) Games
3 11 (10.00%) Advertising
4 6 (5.45%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.55%) Banking
5 5 (4.55%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.82%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.82%) Law
7 1 (0.91%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 66 (60.00%) Developer
2 21 (19.09%) Senior Developer
3 13 (11.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 13 (11.82%) Software Engineer
3 13 (11.82%) Support Engineer
4 12 (10.91%) Java Developer
5 11 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
5 11 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 11 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
6 10 (9.09%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 9 (8.18%) Android Developer
8 8 (7.27%) .NET Developer
8 8 (7.27%) C# Software Engineer
8 8 (7.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (7.27%) iOS Developer
9 7 (6.36%) C++ Software Engineer
9 7 (6.36%) Java Engineer
9 7 (6.36%) Java Software Engineer
9 7 (6.36%) Lead Developer
10 6 (5.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (55.45%) JSON
2 56 (50.91%) XML
3 41 (37.27%) CSS
4 39 (35.45%) HTML
5 38 (34.55%) Web Services
6 29 (26.36%) Node.js
7 28 (25.45%) AngularJS
8 27 (24.55%) Spring
9 26 (23.64%) RESTful
10 25 (22.73%) REST
11 24 (21.82%) .NET
11 24 (21.82%) HTML5
11 24 (21.82%) SOAP
12 21 (19.09%) React
13 20 (18.18%) Ajax
14 15 (13.64%) Spring MVC
15 14 (12.73%) ASP.NET
16 13 (11.82%) .NET Framework
17 12 (10.91%) LAMP
18 10 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 28 (25.45%) Computer Science
2 19 (17.27%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (17.27%) User Experience
3 8 (7.27%) Animation
4 5 (4.55%) CCTV
5 4 (3.64%) 3D Graphics
5 4 (3.64%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.64%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.64%) Fintech
6 3 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.82%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.91%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.91%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.91%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.91%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.91%) PKI
8 1 (0.91%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 32 (29.09%) Windows
2 22 (20.00%) Linux
3 17 (15.45%) Android
3 17 (15.45%) Apple iOS
4 14 (12.73%) Unix
5 11 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (7.27%) Windows Server
7 7 (6.36%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.82%) watchOS
9 1 (0.91%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (46.36%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (38.18%) TDD
3 34 (30.91%) Software Engineering
4 33 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (28.18%) BDD
6 20 (18.18%) MVC
6 20 (18.18%) Scrum
7 19 (17.27%) Web Development
8 17 (15.45%) ITIL
8 17 (15.45%) Test Automation
9 16 (14.55%) Configuration Management
9 16 (14.55%) E-Commerce
10 15 (13.64%) Analytics
10 15 (13.64%) Front End Development
11 14 (12.73%) Kanban
12 13 (11.82%) Dependency Injection
12 13 (11.82%) SOA
13 12 (10.91%) Multithreading
14 11 (10.00%) OO
14 11 (10.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (48.18%) JavaScript
2 41 (37.27%) Java
3 29 (26.36%) PHP
4 23 (20.91%) SQL
5 21 (19.09%) C#
6 20 (18.18%) Python
7 17 (15.45%) Objective-C
8 12 (10.91%) Ruby
9 11 (10.00%) C
9 11 (10.00%) C++
10 10 (9.09%) Apple Swift
11 8 (7.27%) Bash Shell
11 8 (7.27%) Scala
12 7 (6.36%) PowerShell
13 6 (5.45%) Go
14 5 (4.55%) Groovy
15 4 (3.64%) VC++
16 3 (2.73%) VBScript
17 2 (1.82%) Java 8
18 1 (0.91%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 34 (30.91%) Degree
2 24 (21.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (12.73%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (11.82%) CCNA
4 13 (11.82%) MCSE
4 13 (11.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (7.27%) CISSP
6 7 (6.36%) CompTIA Security+
6 7 (6.36%) DV Cleared
6 7 (6.36%) GIAC
6 7 (6.36%) Linux+ Certification
6 7 (6.36%) Network+ Certification
6 7 (6.36%) SANS
6 7 (6.36%) Security Cleared
6 7 (6.36%) SSCP
7 2 (1.82%) ISEB
7 2 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.82%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.91%) CCSP
8 1 (0.91%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.27%) GDPR
2 6 (5.45%) QA
3 2 (1.82%) MiFID
3 2 (1.82%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 24 (21.82%) Docker
2 13 (11.82%) vSphere
3 7 (6.36%) Active Directory
3 7 (6.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (5.45%) XenApp
4 6 (5.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (8.18%) Nagios
1 9 (8.18%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (6.36%) Puppet
2 7 (6.36%) Salt
3 1 (0.91%) Kibana
Vendors
1 14 (12.73%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.18%) Splunk
3 8 (7.27%) Apple
3 8 (7.27%) VMware
4 7 (6.36%) Citrix
5 5 (4.55%) Oracle
6 4 (3.64%) Google
7 3 (2.73%) Green Hat
7 3 (2.73%) IBM
7 3 (2.73%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.91%) F5
8 1 (0.91%) HP
8 1 (0.91%) SmartCo
8 1 (0.91%) Xamarin