Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
England > North West
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 198 233 227
Rank change year-on-year +35 -6 -13
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 190 120 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.49% 0.99% 1.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.69% 6.20% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 126 74 132
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -20.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 1960 1934 1900
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 15.36% 15.89% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1569 1602 1496
North West median annual salary £39,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.28% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,000 £20,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +54 123 £37,500 -9.09% 6
Cheshire -7 36 £48,750 +21.88% 3
Merseyside +1 27 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Lancashire +2 4 £32,000 -24.71%
HTTP
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 112 (58.95%) Web Services
2 101 (53.16%) HTML
3 97 (51.05%) JavaScript
4 96 (50.53%) Java
5 88 (46.32%) CSS
6 83 (43.68%) Agile Software Development
7 81 (42.63%) REST
8 75 (39.47%) XML
9 68 (35.79%) TDD
10 64 (33.68%) SOAP
11 62 (32.63%) SQL
12 57 (30.00%) MVC
13 52 (27.37%) .NET
13 52 (27.37%) Linux
14 51 (26.84%) Oracle
15 50 (26.32%) Test Automation
16 49 (25.79%) HTML5
17 48 (25.26%) AngularJS
18 47 (24.74%) SOA
18 47 (24.74%) JSON
19 46 (24.21%) Software Engineering
20 45 (23.68%) ASP.NET
21 44 (23.16%) MySQL
21 44 (23.16%) C#
21 44 (23.16%) PHP
22 43 (22.63%) Node.js
22 43 (22.63%) NoSQL
23 40 (21.05%) Spring
24 38 (20.00%) BDD
25 37 (19.47%) Amazon AWS

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 16 (8.42%) Apache
2 12 (6.32%) nginx
3 8 (4.21%) Confluence
4 7 (3.68%) Oracle Service Bus
4 7 (3.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (3.68%) Tomcat
5 6 (3.16%) OpenEdge
6 4 (2.11%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (2.11%) WordPress
7 3 (1.58%) JBoss
8 1 (0.53%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.53%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.53%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.63%) Magento
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.53%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (19.47%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (5.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 5 (2.63%) OpenShift
5 4 (2.11%) GitHub
6 3 (1.58%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.58%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.58%) Route 53
6 3 (1.58%) SaaS
7 1 (0.53%) Force.com
7 1 (0.53%) PaaS
7 1 (0.53%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 1 (0.53%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 33 (17.37%) FTP
2 16 (8.42%) SSL
3 11 (5.79%) HTTPS
4 9 (4.74%) LDAP
5 7 (3.68%) Internet
5 7 (3.68%) SMTP
6 6 (3.16%) IMAP
6 6 (3.16%) SS7
7 3 (1.58%) Firewall
7 3 (1.58%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.05%) DNS
9 1 (0.53%) VPN
9 1 (0.53%) WAN
9 1 (0.53%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (23.16%) MySQL
2 43 (22.63%) NoSQL
3 29 (15.26%) SQL Server
4 26 (13.68%) Big Data
5 25 (13.16%) Relational Database
6 19 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
7 18 (9.47%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 13 (6.84%) Redis
9 10 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (4.21%) CouchDB
10 8 (4.21%) MongoDB
10 8 (4.21%) RDBMS
11 5 (2.63%) Neo4j
11 5 (2.63%) Qlik Sense
11 5 (2.63%) Riak
12 4 (2.11%) DB2
13 3 (1.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (1.58%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (1.58%) Hadoop
14 2 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (15.26%) Git (software)
2 19 (10.00%) JIRA
3 13 (6.84%) Jenkins
3 13 (6.84%) Selenium
4 12 (6.32%) Bitbucket
4 12 (6.32%) Gradle
4 12 (6.32%) Jasmine
5 11 (5.79%) Cucumber
6 10 (5.26%) FogBugz
6 10 (5.26%) JUnit
6 10 (5.26%) Visual Studio
7 9 (4.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (3.16%) gulp
9 4 (2.11%) Talend Open Studio
9 4 (2.11%) Vagrant
10 3 (1.58%) PHPUnit
11 2 (1.05%) Grunt
11 2 (1.05%) InstallShield
11 2 (1.05%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.53%) Subversion
General
1 15 (7.89%) Finance
2 10 (5.26%) Advertising
3 9 (4.74%) Banking
4 6 (3.16%) Legal
4 6 (3.16%) Marketing
4 6 (3.16%) Retail
4 6 (3.16%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.58%) Games
6 2 (1.05%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.53%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 118 (62.11%) Developer
2 47 (24.74%) Java Developer
3 23 (12.11%) Software Engineer
4 21 (11.05%) .NET Developer
5 18 (9.47%) ASP.NET Developer
5 18 (9.47%) Siebel Developer
5 18 (9.47%) Workflow Developer
6 17 (8.95%) C# Developer
7 16 (8.42%) Software Developer
8 15 (7.89%) Java Engineer
9 12 (6.32%) C# Software Engineer
10 11 (5.79%) PHP Developer
10 11 (5.79%) SQL Developer
10 11 (5.79%) Tester
11 10 (5.26%) Java Software Developer
11 10 (5.26%) Selenium Tester
11 10 (5.26%) Senior Developer
11 10 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
12 9 (4.74%) Automation Tester
12 9 (4.74%) Java Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (58.95%) Web Services
2 101 (53.16%) HTML
3 88 (46.32%) CSS
4 81 (42.63%) REST
5 75 (39.47%) XML
6 64 (33.68%) SOAP
7 52 (27.37%) .NET
8 49 (25.79%) HTML5
9 48 (25.26%) AngularJS
10 47 (24.74%) JSON
11 45 (23.68%) ASP.NET
12 43 (22.63%) Node.js
13 40 (21.05%) Spring
14 37 (19.47%) jQuery
15 31 (16.32%) RESTful
16 27 (14.21%) CSS3
16 27 (14.21%) Spring MVC
17 26 (13.68%) JSP
18 25 (13.16%) Servlets
19 21 (11.05%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.11%) User Experience
2 16 (8.42%) Linux Command Line
3 12 (6.32%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.21%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (4.21%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.63%) N-Tier
5 5 (2.63%) Wiki
6 4 (2.11%) RIA
7 3 (1.58%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.58%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.58%) Online Banking
8 2 (1.05%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.05%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.53%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 52 (27.37%) Linux
2 20 (10.53%) Unix
2 20 (10.53%) Windows
3 7 (3.68%) Android
3 7 (3.68%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.63%) AIX
4 5 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (2.63%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.11%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.58%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (43.68%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (35.79%) TDD
3 57 (30.00%) MVC
4 50 (26.32%) Test Automation
5 47 (24.74%) SOA
6 46 (24.21%) Software Engineering
7 38 (20.00%) BDD
8 34 (17.89%) OO
9 31 (16.32%) DevOps
9 31 (16.32%) Web Development
10 30 (15.79%) E-Commerce
10 30 (15.79%) Microservices
11 29 (15.26%) Business Intelligence
11 29 (15.26%) SDLC
12 25 (13.16%) Scrum
13 22 (11.58%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (11.05%) Workflow
15 18 (9.47%) EAI
16 15 (7.89%) Front End Development
17 14 (7.37%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 97 (51.05%) JavaScript
2 96 (50.53%) Java
3 62 (32.63%) SQL
4 44 (23.16%) C#
4 44 (23.16%) PHP
5 32 (16.84%) Python
6 28 (14.74%) Ruby
7 20 (10.53%) Shell Script
8 18 (9.47%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
9 12 (6.32%) C
10 11 (5.79%) Bash Shell
11 10 (5.26%) Go
11 10 (5.26%) Groovy
12 9 (4.74%) Scala
12 9 (4.74%) TypeScript
13 8 (4.21%) XPath
14 4 (2.11%) Apple Swift
14 4 (2.11%) Perl
15 3 (1.58%) ActionScript 2.0
15 3 (1.58%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (9.47%) Siebel Certification
2 15 (7.89%) Degree
3 12 (6.32%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (3.68%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.68%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.58%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.53%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.53%) PMP
6 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.84%) QA
2 5 (2.63%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.63%) WAI
3 3 (1.58%) Web Application Security Consortium
4 2 (1.05%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.53%) TickIT
System Software
1 9 (4.74%) Docker
2 3 (1.58%) Varnish
3 1 (0.53%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 5 (2.63%) Nagios
1 5 (2.63%) Puppet
2 4 (2.11%) CA Wily
2 4 (2.11%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.58%) Kibana
4 1 (0.53%) Ansible
4 1 (0.53%) Packer
4 1 (0.53%) Perfmon
4 1 (0.53%) Terraform
Vendors
1 51 (26.84%) Oracle
2 19 (10.00%) Siebel
3 10 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 7 (3.68%) CA Agile Central
5 5 (2.63%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.11%) AppDynamics
6 4 (2.11%) IBM
6 4 (2.11%) Progress
6 4 (2.11%) Talend
7 3 (1.58%) New Relic
7 3 (1.58%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.58%) Zend
8 2 (1.05%) Capita
8 2 (1.05%) Google
9 1 (0.53%) Apple
9 1 (0.53%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.53%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.53%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.53%) Trend Micro