Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
England > North West
6 months to
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 264 245 204
Rank change year-on-year -19 -41 +45
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 59 118 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.59% 1.00% 1.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.77% 5.89% 9.83%
Number of salaries quoted 48 102 127
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £23,250 £30,050 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,875 £63,625 £61,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +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 1,564 2,005 1,944
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 15.56% 17.03% 15.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,142 1,631 1,557
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,375 £65,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £46,809 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.45% +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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -19 46 £45,000 - 11
Cheshire +21 7 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Lancashire -15 3 £67,500 +92.86% 1
Merseyside -8 1 £32,500 - 2
HTTP
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 32 (54.24%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (42.37%) Windows
3 22 (37.29%) TCP/IP
3 22 (37.29%) Azure
4 21 (35.59%) Java
5 17 (28.81%) JavaScript
5 17 (28.81%) HTML
5 17 (28.81%) Web Services
6 16 (27.12%) SQL Server
6 16 (27.12%) Microsoft
7 15 (25.42%) DNS
7 15 (25.42%) SQL
7 15 (25.42%) Windows Server
8 14 (23.73%) SMTP
8 14 (23.73%) Firewall
8 14 (23.73%) REST
9 13 (22.03%) RESTful
9 13 (22.03%) Scrum
9 13 (22.03%) VPN
9 13 (22.03%) Linux
9 13 (22.03%) CSS
10 12 (20.34%) XML
10 12 (20.34%) LAN
10 12 (20.34%) Active Directory
10 12 (20.34%) Internet
10 12 (20.34%) Network Architecture
10 12 (20.34%) Office 365
10 12 (20.34%) VLAN
10 12 (20.34%) Azure Active Directory
11 11 (18.64%) Windows 10

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 3 (5.08%) IIS
1 3 (5.08%) nginx
1 3 (5.08%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.39%) Apache
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.69%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.69%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (37.29%) Azure
2 12 (20.34%) Azure Active Directory
2 12 (20.34%) Office 365
3 7 (11.86%) AWS
4 4 (6.78%) GitHub
5 3 (5.08%) Serverless
6 2 (3.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (3.39%) BrowserStack
7 1 (1.69%) Apigee
7 1 (1.69%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 22 (37.29%) TCP/IP
2 15 (25.42%) DNS
3 14 (23.73%) Firewall
3 14 (23.73%) SMTP
4 13 (22.03%) VPN
5 12 (20.34%) Internet
5 12 (20.34%) LAN
5 12 (20.34%) VLAN
6 11 (18.64%) WAN
7 5 (8.47%) SSL
8 3 (5.08%) Bluetooth
8 3 (5.08%) Network Security
8 3 (5.08%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (3.39%) DHCP
9 2 (3.39%) Wireshark
10 1 (1.69%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.69%) FTP
10 1 (1.69%) SNMP
10 1 (1.69%) VoIP
10 1 (1.69%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.12%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.25%) NoSQL
3 8 (13.56%) MySQL
4 4 (6.78%) MongoDB
4 4 (6.78%) RavenDB
5 2 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.39%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Git (software)
1 7 (11.86%) JIRA
2 6 (10.17%) Subversion
3 5 (8.47%) Visual Studio
4 4 (6.78%) Grunt
5 2 (3.39%) Bitbucket
5 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.69%) CasperJS
6 1 (1.69%) GitLab
6 1 (1.69%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.69%) Metasploit
6 1 (1.69%) MSTest
6 1 (1.69%) NUnit
6 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (10.17%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Games
3 4 (6.78%) Marketing
4 1 (1.69%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.69%) Retail
4 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (35.59%) Developer
2 12 (20.34%) Administrator
3 11 (18.64%) Network Administrator
4 8 (13.56%) Network Support
4 8 (13.56%) Network Support Technician
4 8 (13.56%) Network Technician
4 8 (13.56%) Support Technician
5 6 (10.17%) Development Team Leader
5 6 (10.17%) Java Development Team Leader
5 6 (10.17%) Java Team Leader
5 6 (10.17%) Senior Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Software Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) Team Leader
6 5 (8.47%) C++ Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (8.47%) Software Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Architect
7 4 (6.78%) Operations Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.78%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (28.81%) HTML
1 17 (28.81%) Web Services
2 14 (23.73%) REST
3 13 (22.03%) CSS
3 13 (22.03%) RESTful
4 12 (20.34%) XML
5 11 (18.64%) Node.js
6 8 (13.56%) AngularJS
7 7 (11.86%) .NET
7 7 (11.86%) JSON
7 7 (11.86%) SOAP
8 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (10.17%) HTML5
9 5 (8.47%) Ajax
9 5 (8.47%) DirectX
9 5 (8.47%) Java EE
9 5 (8.47%) MFC
9 5 (8.47%) OpenGL
9 5 (8.47%) Spring
9 5 (8.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) User Experience
2 8 (13.56%) Client/Server
2 8 (13.56%) NHS
3 5 (8.47%) 3D Graphics
3 5 (8.47%) Algorithms
3 5 (8.47%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (6.78%) FMCG
4 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.08%) Video\Live Streaming
6 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.69%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (1.69%) Contactless
7 1 (1.69%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.69%) EMV
7 1 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.69%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 25 (42.37%) Windows
2 15 (25.42%) Windows Server
3 13 (22.03%) Linux
4 11 (18.64%) Windows 10
5 5 (8.47%) Android
6 2 (3.39%) Unix
7 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.69%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (54.24%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (22.03%) Scrum
3 12 (20.34%) Network Architecture
4 11 (18.64%) Capacity Planning
4 11 (18.64%) Project Planning
4 11 (18.64%) Software Engineering
5 10 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (16.95%) TDD
6 9 (15.25%) OO
7 8 (13.56%) Multithreading
7 8 (13.56%) SOA
8 7 (11.86%) BDD
8 7 (11.86%) Computer Science
8 7 (11.86%) Configuration Management
8 7 (11.86%) DevOps
8 7 (11.86%) Kanban
8 7 (11.86%) Test Automation
9 6 (10.17%) MVC
9 6 (10.17%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (10.17%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 21 (35.59%) Java
2 17 (28.81%) JavaScript
3 15 (25.42%) SQL
4 5 (8.47%) C#
4 5 (8.47%) C++
4 5 (8.47%) PHP
4 5 (8.47%) Python
4 5 (8.47%) VC++
5 3 (5.08%) TypeScript
6 2 (3.39%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.39%) C
6 2 (3.39%) Go
6 2 (3.39%) Ruby
7 1 (1.69%) ABAP
7 1 (1.69%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.69%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (15.25%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.69%) CISA
3 1 (1.69%) CISM
3 1 (1.69%) CISMP
3 1 (1.69%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.69%) NIST
3 1 (1.69%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 12 (20.34%) Active Directory
2 11 (18.64%) VMware ESXi
2 11 (18.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.39%) Docker
4 1 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (18.64%) WSUS
2 4 (6.78%) Ansible
2 4 (6.78%) Kubernetes
2 4 (6.78%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (6.78%) Puppet
3 1 (1.69%) Grafana
3 1 (1.69%) Istio
3 1 (1.69%) Kibana
3 1 (1.69%) linkerd
3 1 (1.69%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 16 (27.12%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.64%) VMware
3 4 (6.78%) Cisco
4 2 (3.39%) Google
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle
4 2 (3.39%) SAP
5 1 (1.69%) Apple
5 1 (1.69%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.69%) F5
5 1 (1.69%) McAfee
5 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.69%) Sophos