Period
to 20 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 195 203
Rank change year-on-year +35 +8 +1
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 75 12 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.31% 0.24% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.07% 2.19% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 25
Scotland median annual salary £41,500 £45,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.29% +14.38% -9.09%
10th Percentile £19,750 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £52,625 £65,625 £56,400
UK median annual salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.95% +5.00% +1.01%

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 Scotland with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 745 548 665
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 13.03% 11.10% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 484 359 390
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £61,000
UK median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +0.00%

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing HTTP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for HTTP in Scotland

HTTP
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HTTP in Scotland.

Salary trend for HTTP in Scotland

HTTP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HTTP in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Salary histogram for HTTP in Scotland

HTTP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 June 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
Glasgow +11 40 £37,250 -18.13% 1
Edinburgh +14 24 £47,500 +35.71% 4
West Lothian - 10 - -
Renfrewshire - 1 £47,500 - 1
HTTP
UK

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 39 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (45.33%) Java
3 32 (42.67%) Linux
4 30 (40.00%) SQL
5 29 (38.67%) Python
6 24 (32.00%) REST
7 21 (28.00%) Web Services
8 20 (26.67%) XML
9 19 (25.33%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (24.00%) JSON
11 16 (21.33%) Windows
11 16 (21.33%) C#
11 16 (21.33%) Problem-Solving
12 15 (20.00%) Data Centre
12 15 (20.00%) JIRA
12 15 (20.00%) Bash Shell
13 14 (18.67%) Web Development
13 14 (18.67%) DNS
13 14 (18.67%) Firewall
14 13 (17.33%) Configuration Management
14 13 (17.33%) Unix
14 13 (17.33%) Unit Testing
14 13 (17.33%) Apache Cassandra
14 13 (17.33%) RESTful
14 13 (17.33%) Test Automation
15 12 (16.00%) SOAP
15 12 (16.00%) Perl
15 12 (16.00%) SSL
15 12 (16.00%) TCP/IP
15 12 (16.00%) Ansible

HTTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 8 (10.67%) Apache Spark
2 6 (8.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (5.33%) WebSphere Portal
4 3 (4.00%) Confluence
4 3 (4.00%) Drupal
4 3 (4.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.67%) Apache
5 2 (2.67%) CMS
5 2 (2.67%) nginx
6 1 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.33%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (1.33%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.00%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (9.33%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.67%) IaaS
3 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (5.33%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (5.33%) PaaS
5 3 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.67%) Akamai
6 2 (2.67%) SaaS
7 1 (1.33%) npm
7 1 (1.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.67%) DNS
1 14 (18.67%) Firewall
2 12 (16.00%) SSL
2 12 (16.00%) TCP/IP
3 10 (13.33%) IPv4
3 10 (13.33%) IPv6
3 10 (13.33%) VLAN
4 9 (12.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (12.00%) IPsec
4 9 (12.00%) SMTP
4 9 (12.00%) VPN
5 6 (8.00%) Internet
6 5 (6.67%) HTTPS
7 4 (5.33%) LAN
7 4 (5.33%) WAN
8 2 (2.67%) FTP
8 2 (2.67%) Network Security
8 2 (2.67%) SSH
8 2 (2.67%) Wireshark
9 1 (1.33%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (10.67%) Apache Hive
2 8 (10.67%) Hadoop
2 8 (10.67%) HBase
3 5 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.33%) Cosmos DB
4 4 (5.33%) CouchDB
4 4 (5.33%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.67%) MySQL
6 1 (1.33%) Big Data
6 1 (1.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (20.00%) JIRA
2 10 (13.33%) Bugzilla
3 8 (10.67%) Git (software)
3 8 (10.67%) Jenkins
4 5 (6.67%) Maven
5 3 (4.00%) Bitbucket
5 3 (4.00%) Jasmine
5 3 (4.00%) PHPUnit
5 3 (4.00%) Subversion
6 2 (2.67%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.67%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (2.67%) Mocha
6 2 (2.67%) PostCSS
6 2 (2.67%) Selenium
6 2 (2.67%) webpack
7 1 (1.33%) GitLab
7 1 (1.33%) Grunt
7 1 (1.33%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.33%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.33%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (13.33%) Electronics
1 10 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.00%) Advertising
2 3 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (1.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (29.33%) Developer
2 11 (14.67%) Test Engineer
3 9 (12.00%) Administrator
3 9 (12.00%) Security Administrator
4 8 (10.67%) Data Engineer
5 6 (8.00%) Java Developer
5 6 (8.00%) Software Developer
6 5 (6.67%) Product Engineer
6 5 (6.67%) Product Test Engineer
6 5 (6.67%) Software Engineer
6 5 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (6.67%) Systems Test Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) Java Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) Java Software Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (4.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (4.00%) Junior
8 3 (4.00%) Junior PHP Developer
8 3 (4.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (32.00%) REST
2 21 (28.00%) Web Services
3 20 (26.67%) XML
4 18 (24.00%) JSON
5 13 (17.33%) RESTful
6 12 (16.00%) SOAP
7 11 (14.67%) HTML
8 10 (13.33%) HTML5
9 9 (12.00%) CSS
9 9 (12.00%) Kafka
10 7 (9.33%) AngularJS
10 7 (9.33%) Java EE
11 6 (8.00%) Backbone.js
11 6 (8.00%) J2EE
12 5 (6.67%) RequireJS
13 4 (5.33%) .NET
13 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET
13 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (5.33%) CSS3
13 4 (5.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 11 (14.67%) Computer Science
3 9 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 9 (12.00%) Public Cloud
4 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.33%) DataPower
4 4 (5.33%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (4.00%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.33%) Fintech
6 1 (1.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 32 (42.67%) Linux
2 16 (21.33%) Windows
3 13 (17.33%) Unix
4 7 (9.33%) Mac OS X
5 4 (5.33%) AIX
5 4 (5.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.00%) Mac OS
6 3 (4.00%) Solaris
7 1 (1.33%) CentOS
7 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (25.33%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (21.33%) Problem-Solving
4 14 (18.67%) Web Development
5 13 (17.33%) Configuration Management
5 13 (17.33%) Test Automation
5 13 (17.33%) Unit Testing
6 11 (14.67%) Security Monitoring
6 11 (14.67%) Waterfall
7 10 (13.33%) BDD
7 10 (13.33%) Customer-Centricity
7 10 (13.33%) Physics
7 10 (13.33%) SDLC
7 10 (13.33%) TDD
8 9 (12.00%) Change Management
8 9 (12.00%) Information Management
8 9 (12.00%) Information Security
8 9 (12.00%) ITIL
8 9 (12.00%) Password Management
8 9 (12.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 34 (45.33%) Java
2 30 (40.00%) SQL
3 29 (38.67%) Python
4 16 (21.33%) C#
5 15 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 12 (16.00%) Perl
7 10 (13.33%) JavaScript
7 10 (13.33%) Tcl
8 6 (8.00%) PL/SQL
9 5 (6.67%) PHP
9 5 (6.67%) Shell Script
10 3 (4.00%) PHP 7
11 2 (2.67%) C
11 2 (2.67%) C++
11 2 (2.67%) Jython
12 1 (1.33%) Groovy
12 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (14.67%) Degree
2 2 (2.67%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.33%) CCFE
3 1 (1.33%) CEH
3 1 (1.33%) CEPT
3 1 (1.33%) CISSP
3 1 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.33%) GCFA
3 1 (1.33%) GCFE
3 1 (1.33%) GCIH
3 1 (1.33%) GIAC
3 1 (1.33%) GPEN
3 1 (1.33%) OSCP
3 1 (1.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) SLA
2 2 (2.67%) GDPR
2 2 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (5.33%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.33%) Docker
2 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (16.00%) Ansible
2 10 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (12.00%) Puppet
4 8 (10.67%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (2.67%) CA Wily
6 1 (1.33%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (1.33%) Kibana
6 1 (1.33%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.33%) logstash
6 1 (1.33%) Nessus
6 1 (1.33%) Nmap
6 1 (1.33%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 8 (10.67%) Oracle
2 4 (5.33%) Cisco
2 4 (5.33%) IBM
3 3 (4.00%) Google
4 2 (2.67%) Splunk
5 1 (1.33%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.33%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.33%) CA
5 1 (1.33%) Dynatrace
5 1 (1.33%) F5
5 1 (1.33%) Informatica
5 1 (1.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.33%) VMware