Period
to 5 June 2020

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 5 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
England > North West
6 months to
5 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 198 251 231
Rank change year-on-year +53 -20 -51
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 53 83 131
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 0.87% 0.82% 1.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.82% 4.31% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 47 58 99
Median annual salary £60,000 £39,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.85% -22.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £41,000 £23,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £73,500 £68,750 £68,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% +4.76%

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 911 1,927 1,606
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 15.01% 18.95% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 708 1,177 1,272
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,175 £22,150 £21,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.38% -1.05% +5.56%

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing HTTP as a proportion 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

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

Salary trend for HTTP in the North West

HTTP
Salary Histogram in the North West

Salary distribution for jobs citing HTTP in the North West over the 6 months to 5 June 2020.

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 5 June 2020. 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 +50 46 £60,000 +57.89% 11
Cheshire +32 6 £45,000 -18.18% 4
Lancashire +49 1 £35,500 -47.41%
HTTP
England

For the 6 months to 5 June 2020, 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 26 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (43.40%) TCP/IP
3 22 (41.51%) DNS
4 21 (39.62%) HTML
4 21 (39.62%) Java
4 21 (39.62%) CSS
5 20 (37.74%) Windows
5 20 (37.74%) NoSQL
6 19 (35.85%) JavaScript
7 17 (32.08%) SMTP
8 16 (30.19%) BDD
9 15 (28.30%) Server Virtualisation
9 15 (28.30%) Web Services
9 15 (28.30%) TDD
9 15 (28.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 14 (26.42%) Software Engineering
10 14 (26.42%) Git (software)
10 14 (26.42%) Apache
10 14 (26.42%) MVC
10 14 (26.42%) SIEM
11 13 (24.53%) Red Team
11 13 (24.53%) Blue Team
11 13 (24.53%) Security Operations
11 13 (24.53%) Linux
12 12 (22.64%) Spring
12 12 (22.64%) JSON
13 11 (20.75%) DevOps
13 11 (20.75%) C#
14 10 (18.87%) Servlets
14 10 (18.87%) Ajax

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 14 (26.42%) Apache
2 4 (7.55%) IIS
3 3 (5.66%) Drupal
4 2 (3.77%) Camunda
4 2 (3.77%) GemFire
5 1 (1.89%) nginx
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.98%) AWS
2 3 (5.66%) Azure
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.89%) Coveralls
3 1 (1.89%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 23 (43.40%) TCP/IP
2 22 (41.51%) DNS
3 17 (32.08%) SMTP
4 7 (13.21%) Firewall
4 7 (13.21%) Internet
4 7 (13.21%) SSL
5 6 (11.32%) Wireshark
6 5 (9.43%) BGP
6 5 (9.43%) Cisco ISE
6 5 (9.43%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (9.43%) Network Security
6 5 (9.43%) OSPF
6 5 (9.43%) VPN
6 5 (9.43%) VXLAN
6 5 (9.43%) Wireless
7 3 (5.66%) Bluetooth
7 3 (5.66%) FTP
7 3 (5.66%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.89%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (37.74%) NoSQL
2 8 (15.09%) Relational Database
3 7 (13.21%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.66%) MySQL
5 2 (3.77%) Hazelcast
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (26.42%) Git (software)
2 10 (18.87%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.66%) CocoaPods
4 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.77%) Log4j
4 2 (3.77%) Mockito
4 2 (3.77%) Protractor
4 2 (3.77%) Selenium
5 1 (1.89%) Bitbucket Server
5 1 (1.89%) Gradle
5 1 (1.89%) Maven
5 1 (1.89%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (13.21%) Banking
2 6 (11.32%) Games
2 6 (11.32%) Public Sector
3 2 (3.77%) Finance
3 2 (3.77%) Retail
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (26.42%) Analyst
2 13 (24.53%) Security Analyst
3 12 (22.64%) Operations Analyst
3 12 (22.64%) Security Operations Analyst
4 10 (18.87%) Developer
4 10 (18.87%) Software Engineer
5 8 (15.09%) C# Software Engineer
5 8 (15.09%) Security Engineer
5 8 (15.09%) Senior Security Engineer
6 7 (13.21%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (13.21%) Senior Operations Analyst
6 7 (13.21%) Senior Security Analyst
7 6 (11.32%) Java Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) Network Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) Senior Java Engineer
8 5 (9.43%) Java Developer
8 5 (9.43%) Network Security Engineer
8 5 (9.43%) Senior Developer
8 5 (9.43%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (9.43%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (39.62%) CSS
1 21 (39.62%) HTML
2 15 (28.30%) Web Services
3 12 (22.64%) JSON
3 12 (22.64%) Spring
4 10 (18.87%) Ajax
4 10 (18.87%) Servlets
5 9 (16.98%) .NET
5 9 (16.98%) .NET Framework
5 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET
5 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (16.98%) REST
5 9 (16.98%) RESTful
6 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (15.09%) Entity Framework
6 8 (15.09%) Java EE
6 8 (15.09%) Node.js
6 8 (15.09%) Spring Boot
7 7 (13.21%) XML
8 6 (11.32%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Online Games
1 6 (11.32%) Security Operations Centre
1 6 (11.32%) Wiki
2 5 (9.43%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (5.66%) Animation
3 3 (5.66%) User Experience
4 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.89%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.74%) Windows
2 13 (24.53%) Linux
3 5 (9.43%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.66%) Apple iOS
4 3 (5.66%) watchOS
5 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (30.19%) BDD
3 15 (28.30%) Server Virtualisation
3 15 (28.30%) TDD
3 15 (28.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 14 (26.42%) MVC
4 14 (26.42%) SIEM
4 14 (26.42%) Software Engineering
5 13 (24.53%) Blue Team
5 13 (24.53%) Red Team
5 13 (24.53%) Security Operations
6 11 (20.75%) DevOps
7 10 (18.87%) Inversion of Control
7 10 (18.87%) Pair Programming
7 10 (18.87%) Planning Poker
8 8 (15.09%) E-Commerce
8 8 (15.09%) Multithreaded Programming
8 8 (15.09%) Multithreading
8 8 (15.09%) Scrum
8 8 (15.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 21 (39.62%) Java
2 19 (35.85%) JavaScript
3 11 (20.75%) C#
4 9 (16.98%) Python
4 9 (16.98%) SQL
5 8 (15.09%) TypeScript
6 6 (11.32%) Groovy
6 6 (11.32%) Java 8
6 6 (11.32%) Ruby
6 6 (11.32%) Scala
7 5 (9.43%) Bash Shell
8 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
9 3 (5.66%) Apple Swift
9 3 (5.66%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.89%) Perl
10 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) CREST Certified
1 1 (1.89%) Degree
1 1 (1.89%) GIAC
1 1 (1.89%) SANS
1 1 (1.89%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (11.32%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Docker
2 1 (1.89%) Varnish
2 1 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Puppet
2 2 (3.77%) Ansible
2 2 (3.77%) Grafana
2 2 (3.77%) Kibana
2 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.89%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.89%) Packer
3 1 (1.89%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) CheckPoint
1 5 (9.43%) Cisco
1 5 (9.43%) Fortinet
1 5 (9.43%) Palo Alto
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.66%) Apple
4 2 (3.77%) AppDynamics
4 2 (3.77%) Splunk
5 1 (1.89%) AlienVault
5 1 (1.89%) Citrix
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle
5 1 (1.89%) PagerDuty
5 1 (1.89%) Red Hat