Period
to 17 November 2017

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 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
England > North West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 201 237 222
Rank change year-on-year +36 -15 -16
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 184 135 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.39% 1.08% 1.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.37% 6.95% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 129 88 129
North West median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% -20.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £32,000 £27,500 £31,850
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,250 £80,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +0.96% +7.22%

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 1964 1943 1914
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.86% 15.57% 14.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1573 1607 1517
North West median annual salary £39,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.28% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £60,000
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 17 November 2017.

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 2017. 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 +39 125 £42,250 +12.67% 4
Cheshire -16 38 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Merseyside -4 17 - - 3
Lancashire +3 4 £32,000 -24.71%
HTTP
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing HTTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 113 (61.41%) Web Services
2 106 (57.61%) Java
3 105 (57.07%) HTML
4 101 (54.89%) JavaScript
5 97 (52.72%) Agile Software Development
6 95 (51.63%) CSS
7 89 (48.37%) REST
8 79 (42.93%) TDD
9 76 (41.30%) SOAP
10 64 (34.78%) XML
10 64 (34.78%) MVC
11 58 (31.52%) SQL
11 58 (31.52%) HTML5
12 56 (30.43%) Oracle
12 56 (30.43%) Spring
13 54 (29.35%) Test Automation
14 53 (28.80%) AngularJS
14 53 (28.80%) MySQL
15 52 (28.26%) NoSQL
16 47 (25.54%) JSON
17 46 (25.00%) BDD
18 45 (24.46%) PHP
18 45 (24.46%) SOA
19 44 (23.91%) Linux
19 44 (23.91%) Python
20 43 (23.37%) Software Engineering
21 42 (22.83%) Spring MVC
21 42 (22.83%) .NET
22 41 (22.28%) SQL Server
23 39 (21.20%) C#

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 21 (11.41%) Apache
2 10 (5.43%) Confluence
2 10 (5.43%) nginx
3 6 (3.26%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.72%) JBoss
4 5 (2.72%) OpenEdge
5 4 (2.17%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (2.17%) WordPress
6 3 (1.63%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (1.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.54%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.54%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.54%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (0.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.17%) Magento
2 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.54%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.54%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (19.02%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (7.07%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 11 (5.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (3.80%) OpenShift
5 5 (2.72%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (2.17%) GitHub
7 3 (1.63%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.63%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (1.63%) Route 53
7 3 (1.63%) SaaS
8 1 (0.54%) Force.com
8 1 (0.54%) PaaS
8 1 (0.54%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 1 (0.54%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 25 (13.59%) FTP
2 14 (7.61%) Internet
3 11 (5.98%) SSL
4 10 (5.43%) LDAP
5 6 (3.26%) HTTPS
5 6 (3.26%) SMTP
6 5 (2.72%) IMAP
6 5 (2.72%) SS7
7 2 (1.09%) Firewall
8 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.54%) VPN
8 1 (0.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (28.80%) MySQL
2 52 (28.26%) NoSQL
3 41 (22.28%) SQL Server
4 37 (20.11%) Relational Database
5 28 (15.22%) Big Data
6 15 (8.15%) Redis
7 14 (7.61%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 14 (7.61%) Oracle Reports
8 13 (7.07%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (6.52%) DB2
10 9 (4.89%) CouchDB
10 9 (4.89%) MongoDB
11 6 (3.26%) Neo4j
11 6 (3.26%) RDBMS
11 6 (3.26%) Riak
12 5 (2.72%) Qlik Sense
13 3 (1.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (1.63%) Apache Cassandra
14 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 35 (19.02%) Git (software)
2 23 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 22 (11.96%) Bitbucket
4 19 (10.33%) Gradle
4 19 (10.33%) Jasmine
4 19 (10.33%) JIRA
5 14 (7.61%) Selenium
6 12 (6.52%) Cucumber
7 11 (5.98%) FogBugz
7 11 (5.98%) Visual Studio
8 9 (4.89%) JUnit
9 7 (3.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (3.26%) gulp
11 4 (2.17%) Talend Open Studio
12 3 (1.63%) Vagrant
13 2 (1.09%) Grunt
13 2 (1.09%) InstallShield
13 2 (1.09%) PHPUnit
13 2 (1.09%) SonarQube
13 2 (1.09%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (13.59%) Finance
2 18 (9.78%) Banking
3 16 (8.70%) Advertising
4 9 (4.89%) Legal
5 5 (2.72%) Marketing
5 5 (2.72%) Retail
5 5 (2.72%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.63%) Games
6 3 (1.63%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.54%) Law
7 1 (0.54%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 119 (64.67%) Developer
2 60 (32.61%) Java Developer
3 20 (10.87%) Software Engineer
4 17 (9.24%) C# Developer
5 16 (8.70%) Software Developer
6 15 (8.15%) .NET Developer
6 15 (8.15%) Java Engineer
7 14 (7.61%) Siebel Developer
7 14 (7.61%) Workflow Developer
8 13 (7.07%) Senior Developer
8 13 (7.07%) Senior Java Developer
9 12 (6.52%) ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (5.98%) Selenium Tester
10 11 (5.98%) Tester
11 10 (5.43%) Automation Tester
11 10 (5.43%) Java Automation Tester
11 10 (5.43%) Java Software Developer
11 10 (5.43%) Selenium Automation Tester
12 9 (4.89%) C# Software Engineer
12 9 (4.89%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (61.41%) Web Services
2 105 (57.07%) HTML
3 95 (51.63%) CSS
4 89 (48.37%) REST
5 76 (41.30%) SOAP
6 64 (34.78%) XML
7 58 (31.52%) HTML5
8 56 (30.43%) Spring
9 53 (28.80%) AngularJS
10 47 (25.54%) JSON
11 42 (22.83%) .NET
11 42 (22.83%) Spring MVC
12 39 (21.20%) jQuery
12 39 (21.20%) Node.js
13 37 (20.11%) CSS3
13 37 (20.11%) JSP
14 35 (19.02%) ASP.NET
14 35 (19.02%) RESTful
15 33 (17.93%) Servlets
16 26 (14.13%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 31 (16.85%) User Experience
2 17 (9.24%) Linux Command Line
3 15 (8.15%) Computer Science
4 12 (6.52%) RIA
5 9 (4.89%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.26%) Wiki
7 5 (2.72%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (2.72%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.17%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.63%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.63%) Online Banking
10 2 (1.09%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.09%) Video\Live Streaming
11 1 (0.54%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 44 (23.91%) Linux
2 20 (10.87%) Unix
2 20 (10.87%) Windows
3 7 (3.80%) Android
3 7 (3.80%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.72%) AIX
4 5 (2.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.17%) Ubuntu
5 4 (2.17%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.63%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (52.72%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (42.93%) TDD
3 64 (34.78%) MVC
4 54 (29.35%) Test Automation
5 46 (25.00%) BDD
6 45 (24.46%) SOA
7 43 (23.37%) Software Engineering
8 35 (19.02%) Scrum
9 33 (17.93%) DevOps
9 33 (17.93%) SDLC
10 31 (16.85%) Web Development
11 30 (16.30%) Business Intelligence
11 30 (16.30%) OO
12 28 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
12 28 (15.22%) E-Commerce
13 24 (13.04%) Microservices
14 17 (9.24%) Coaching
14 17 (9.24%) Mentoring
14 17 (9.24%) Workflow
15 15 (8.15%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 106 (57.61%) Java
2 101 (54.89%) JavaScript
3 58 (31.52%) SQL
4 45 (24.46%) PHP
5 44 (23.91%) Python
6 39 (21.20%) C#
7 38 (20.65%) Ruby
8 19 (10.33%) Shell Script
9 18 (9.78%) Groovy
10 16 (8.70%) Scala
11 14 (7.61%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
12 13 (7.07%) Go
13 12 (6.52%) Bash Shell
14 11 (5.98%) C
15 6 (3.26%) TypeScript
16 4 (2.17%) Apple Swift
16 4 (2.17%) Perl
16 4 (2.17%) XPath
17 3 (1.63%) Jython
17 3 (1.63%) Korn
Qualifications
1 18 (9.78%) Degree
2 15 (8.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (7.61%) Siebel Certification
4 5 (2.72%) Master's Degree
5 3 (1.63%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.63%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.54%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.54%) PMP
6 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.70%) QA
2 5 (2.72%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 4 (2.17%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.17%) WAI
4 2 (1.09%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.54%) TickIT
System Software
1 10 (5.43%) Docker
2 2 (1.09%) Varnish
3 1 (0.54%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 6 (3.26%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.72%) Nagios
2 5 (2.72%) Puppet
3 4 (2.17%) CA Wily
3 4 (2.17%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.54%) Ansible
4 1 (0.54%) Packer
4 1 (0.54%) Terraform
Vendors
1 56 (30.43%) Oracle
2 15 (8.15%) Siebel
3 11 (5.98%) Microsoft
4 7 (3.80%) CA Agile Central
5 5 (2.72%) AppDynamics
5 5 (2.72%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.17%) IBM
6 4 (2.17%) Progress
6 4 (2.17%) Talend
7 3 (1.63%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.63%) Capita
7 3 (1.63%) Xamarin
8 2 (1.09%) Google
8 2 (1.09%) New Relic
8 2 (1.09%) Zend
9 1 (0.54%) Apple
9 1 (0.54%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.54%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.54%) Trend Micro