Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
England > North West
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 238 200 289
Rank change year-on-year -38 +89 -77
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 141 175 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.09% 1.42% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.59% 9.65% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 107 125 54
North West median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -15.79% +18.75%
10th Percentile £34,500 £22,750 £33,625
90th Percentile £73,800 £55,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +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 1,642 1,813 1,678
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 12.69% 14.73% 14.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,293 1,424 1,397
North West median annual salary £40,000 £39,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.63% +6.00% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,750 £21,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +4.65%

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 22 April 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 22 April 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 +15 90 £60,000 +33.33% 17
Cheshire -24 42 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Lancashire -19 8 £36,000 +18.03%
Merseyside -10 1 £42,500 +21.43% 1
HTTP
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 84 (59.57%) Java
2 77 (54.61%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (52.48%) HTML
3 74 (52.48%) Web Services
4 69 (48.94%) JavaScript
5 68 (48.23%) CSS
6 58 (41.13%) REST
7 57 (40.43%) Test Automation
8 51 (36.17%) TDD
9 50 (35.46%) SOAP
10 48 (34.04%) Python
11 46 (32.62%) Continuous Integration
12 45 (31.91%) SQL
12 45 (31.91%) NoSQL
13 43 (30.50%) Spring
14 41 (29.08%) Scrum
15 40 (28.37%) Linux
16 39 (27.66%) MVC
16 39 (27.66%) Degree
17 38 (26.95%) DNS
17 38 (26.95%) DevOps
18 37 (26.24%) PHP
18 37 (26.24%) MySQL
18 37 (26.24%) JSON
19 36 (25.53%) HTML5
20 34 (24.11%) Ruby
20 34 (24.11%) XML
20 34 (24.11%) OO
21 33 (23.40%) Spring MVC
22 32 (22.70%) SOA

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 29 (20.57%) Apache
2 23 (16.31%) nginx
3 10 (7.09%) IIS
4 6 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (3.55%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (2.13%) Confluence
7 2 (1.42%) JBoss
8 1 (0.71%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (14.89%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 19 (13.48%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (3.55%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (3.55%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (2.84%) npm
6 4 (2.84%) PaaS
7 2 (1.42%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.71%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 38 (26.95%) DNS
2 31 (21.99%) Internet
2 31 (21.99%) TCP/IP
3 25 (17.73%) SSL
4 6 (4.26%) DHCP
4 6 (4.26%) Firewall
4 6 (4.26%) SMTP
5 5 (3.55%) FTP
5 5 (3.55%) IPsec
5 5 (3.55%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.42%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.71%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.71%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.71%) LAN
7 1 (0.71%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (31.91%) NoSQL
2 37 (26.24%) MySQL
3 24 (17.02%) SQL Server
4 22 (15.60%) Redis
5 21 (14.89%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (14.18%) Relational Database
7 11 (7.80%) Apache Cassandra
7 11 (7.80%) Big Data
8 9 (6.38%) DB2
9 7 (4.96%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (4.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.71%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (14.89%) Jenkins
2 16 (11.35%) Git (software)
3 11 (7.80%) Bitbucket
3 11 (7.80%) Jasmine
4 9 (6.38%) Gradle
5 8 (5.67%) Visual Studio
6 7 (4.96%) JIRA
7 5 (3.55%) Cucumber
7 5 (3.55%) SonarQube
8 4 (2.84%) Grunt
8 4 (2.84%) gulp
8 4 (2.84%) NUnit
9 3 (2.13%) LoadRunner
9 3 (2.13%) Selenium
9 3 (2.13%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (2.13%) Subversion
10 2 (1.42%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (1.42%) PhantomJS
10 2 (1.42%) Protractor
10 2 (1.42%) webpack
General
1 18 (12.77%) Finance
2 12 (8.51%) Banking
3 11 (7.80%) Advertising
4 10 (7.09%) Legal
5 8 (5.67%) Games
6 5 (3.55%) Retail
7 3 (2.13%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.13%) Law
8 2 (1.42%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 49 (34.75%) Developer
2 32 (22.70%) Java Developer
3 27 (19.15%) Architect
4 23 (16.31%) DevOps Engineer
5 17 (12.06%) Analyst
6 15 (10.64%) Senior Developer
7 13 (9.22%) Senior Java Developer
8 12 (8.51%) Java Architect
8 12 (8.51%) PHP Architect
9 11 (7.80%) Test Analyst
10 8 (5.67%) Asset Management Analyst
10 8 (5.67%) IT Analyst
11 7 (4.96%) C# Developer
11 7 (4.96%) Software Engineer
11 7 (4.96%) Solutions Architect
12 6 (4.26%) Administrator
12 6 (4.26%) Applications Architect
12 6 (4.26%) Senior Security Specialist
12 6 (4.26%) Systems Administrator
12 6 (4.26%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (52.48%) HTML
1 74 (52.48%) Web Services
2 68 (48.23%) CSS
3 58 (41.13%) REST
4 50 (35.46%) SOAP
5 43 (30.50%) Spring
6 37 (26.24%) JSON
7 36 (25.53%) HTML5
8 34 (24.11%) XML
9 33 (23.40%) Spring MVC
10 31 (21.99%) CSS3
10 31 (21.99%) RESTful
10 31 (21.99%) Servlets
11 25 (17.73%) Node.js
12 23 (16.31%) AngularJS
13 22 (15.60%) .NET
14 21 (14.89%) Spring Boot
14 21 (14.89%) XSL
15 20 (14.18%) Middleware
16 19 (13.48%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (19.86%) Computer Science
2 16 (11.35%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (9.22%) User Experience
4 11 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (6.38%) RIA
5 9 (6.38%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (4.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (3.55%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (2.13%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.42%) Video\Live Streaming
10 1 (0.71%) Chip and PIN
10 1 (0.71%) Contactless
10 1 (0.71%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.71%) Digital TV
10 1 (0.71%) STB
Operating Systems
1 40 (28.37%) Linux
2 19 (13.48%) Windows
3 7 (4.96%) Unix
4 5 (3.55%) CentOS
4 5 (3.55%) Debian
4 5 (3.55%) SUSE
5 4 (2.84%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.13%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.71%) Android
7 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.71%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (54.61%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (40.43%) Test Automation
3 51 (36.17%) TDD
4 46 (32.62%) Continuous Integration
5 41 (29.08%) Scrum
6 39 (27.66%) MVC
7 38 (26.95%) DevOps
8 34 (24.11%) OO
9 32 (22.70%) SOA
10 29 (20.57%) Software Engineering
11 27 (19.15%) SDLC
12 26 (18.44%) Unit Testing
13 24 (17.02%) Web Development
14 23 (16.31%) OOP
15 22 (15.60%) Deployment Automation
16 21 (14.89%) Problem-Solving
16 21 (14.89%) Responsive Web Design
17 20 (14.18%) Configuration Management
18 19 (13.48%) BDD
18 19 (13.48%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 84 (59.57%) Java
2 69 (48.94%) JavaScript
3 48 (34.04%) Python
4 45 (31.91%) SQL
5 37 (26.24%) PHP
6 34 (24.11%) Ruby
7 21 (14.89%) Go
8 17 (12.06%) Bash Shell
9 14 (9.93%) C#
10 12 (8.51%) Groovy
11 10 (7.09%) Scala
12 7 (4.96%) C
13 5 (3.55%) Shell Script
14 4 (2.84%) T-SQL
14 4 (2.84%) TypeScript
14 4 (2.84%) VB.NET
15 2 (1.42%) C++
16 1 (0.71%) VC++
Qualifications
1 39 (27.66%) Degree
2 26 (18.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (8.51%) Master's Degree
4 11 (7.80%) ISEB
5 9 (6.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (14.18%) QA
2 12 (8.51%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 9 (6.38%) GDPR
4 8 (5.67%) MiFID
5 2 (1.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (5.67%) Docker
2 5 (3.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.71%) Varnish
3 1 (0.71%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 21 (14.89%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (13.48%) Puppet
3 16 (11.35%) Salt
4 8 (5.67%) Ansible
5 5 (3.55%) Terraform
6 4 (2.84%) Nagios
7 2 (1.42%) CA Wily
7 2 (1.42%) Kibana
Vendors
1 32 (22.70%) Oracle
2 7 (4.96%) IBM
2 7 (4.96%) VMware
3 6 (4.26%) Google
3 6 (4.26%) HP
3 6 (4.26%) Red Hat
4 4 (2.84%) AppDynamics
5 3 (2.13%) 3PAR
5 3 (2.13%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.42%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.42%) CA
6 2 (1.42%) Dynatrace
6 2 (1.42%) F5
6 2 (1.42%) New Relic
6 2 (1.42%) SOASTA, Inc
6 2 (1.42%) Splunk
7 1 (0.71%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (0.71%) Capita
7 1 (0.71%) Citrix
7 1 (0.71%) Zend