Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 198 180
Rank change year-on-year +20 -18 +9
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 45 32 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.84% 0.58% 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.12% 4.72% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 27
Scotland median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.41% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £36,750 £32,500 £27,100
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -2.78% +2.86% +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 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 632 678 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 11.82% 12.26% 12.06%
Number of salaries quoted 413 461 393
Scotland median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,615 £24,300
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 21 October 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 21 October 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
Edinburgh +16 15 £42,500 +21.43% 1
Glasgow -17 14 £47,500 -1.04% 1
West Lothian - 13 - -
Dundee - 1 - -
East Lothian - 1 - -
Renfrewshire - 1 £47,500 -
HTTP
UK

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 26 (57.78%) Linux
1 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (53.33%) Java
3 23 (51.11%) SQL
4 18 (40.00%) Python
4 18 (40.00%) Degree
5 17 (37.78%) Computer Science
5 17 (37.78%) C#
6 16 (35.56%) TCP/IP
6 16 (35.56%) Test Automation
7 13 (28.89%) RESTful
7 13 (28.89%) REST
8 12 (26.67%) Git (software)
8 12 (26.67%) Oracle
8 12 (26.67%) SOAP
8 12 (26.67%) XML
8 12 (26.67%) Software Engineering
9 11 (24.44%) JSON
9 11 (24.44%) Firewall
9 11 (24.44%) Configuration Management
10 10 (22.22%) DNS
10 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
10 10 (22.22%) JIRA
11 9 (20.00%) VLAN
11 9 (20.00%) Refactoring
11 9 (20.00%) TDD
11 9 (20.00%) Telecoms
11 9 (20.00%) Bugzilla
11 9 (20.00%) Web Services
11 9 (20.00%) Shell Script

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 (17.78%) Apache
2 5 (11.11%) JBoss
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 4 (8.89%) nginx
3 4 (8.89%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.44%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.44%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (4.44%) WordPress
5 1 (2.22%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) IaaS
2 7 (15.56%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (11.11%) SaaS
4 4 (8.89%) Akamai
5 2 (4.44%) Apigee
5 2 (4.44%) PaaS
6 1 (2.22%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (2.22%) npm
6 1 (2.22%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 16 (35.56%) TCP/IP
2 11 (24.44%) Firewall
3 10 (22.22%) DNS
4 9 (20.00%) IPv4
4 9 (20.00%) IPv6
4 9 (20.00%) VLAN
5 5 (11.11%) Internet
5 5 (11.11%) Wireshark
6 4 (8.89%) Kerberos
6 4 (8.89%) LAN
6 4 (8.89%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (8.89%) Reverse Proxy
6 4 (8.89%) SSL
6 4 (8.89%) WAN
7 3 (6.67%) Network Security
8 2 (4.44%) DHCP
8 2 (4.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (4.44%) NetScaler
8 2 (4.44%) SMTP
8 2 (4.44%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.67%) MySQL
4 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.22%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (2.22%) CouchDB
5 1 (2.22%) DB2
5 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 10 (22.22%) JIRA
3 9 (20.00%) Bugzilla
4 7 (15.56%) Jenkins
5 5 (11.11%) ClearCase
5 5 (11.11%) CppUnit
5 5 (11.11%) JUnit
5 5 (11.11%) Maven
6 4 (8.89%) Fiddler
7 3 (6.67%) Subversion
8 1 (2.22%) GitLab
8 1 (2.22%) Grunt
8 1 (2.22%) gulp
8 1 (2.22%) Jasmine
8 1 (2.22%) Phabricator
8 1 (2.22%) Selenium
8 1 (2.22%) SonarQube
8 1 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (2.22%) Vagrant
8 1 (2.22%) XMLUnit
General
1 9 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (17.78%) Electronics
3 2 (4.44%) Finance
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Developer
2 9 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 9 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Systems Test Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Technical Support
4 5 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Java Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Product Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Product Test Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Support Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Technical Support
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.89%) REST
1 13 (28.89%) RESTful
2 12 (26.67%) SOAP
2 12 (26.67%) XML
3 11 (24.44%) JSON
4 9 (20.00%) Web Services
5 8 (17.78%) AngularJS
6 5 (11.11%) Kafka
6 5 (11.11%) WebSockets
7 4 (8.89%) HTML
7 4 (8.89%) Java EE
7 4 (8.89%) OAuth
7 4 (8.89%) OAuth2
7 4 (8.89%) OpenID
7 4 (8.89%) SAML
8 2 (4.44%) CSS
8 2 (4.44%) Entity Framework
8 2 (4.44%) LAPP Stack
8 2 (4.44%) LDAP
9 1 (2.22%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 17 (37.78%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.22%) Fintech
6 1 (2.22%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.22%) PMI
6 1 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.22%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 26 (57.78%) Linux
2 8 (17.78%) Windows
3 6 (13.33%) Unix
4 4 (8.89%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.22%) AIX
5 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.22%) CentOS
5 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (35.56%) Test Automation
3 12 (26.67%) Software Engineering
4 11 (24.44%) Configuration Management
5 9 (20.00%) BDD
5 9 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (20.00%) Open Source
5 9 (20.00%) Refactoring
5 9 (20.00%) SDLC
5 9 (20.00%) TDD
6 8 (17.78%) Customer-Centricity
6 8 (17.78%) Physics
6 8 (17.78%) Scrum
7 7 (15.56%) Microservices
7 7 (15.56%) Multithreading
8 6 (13.33%) Multithreaded Programming
9 5 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (11.11%) Threat Detection
9 5 (11.11%) Unit Testing
9 5 (11.11%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (53.33%) Java
2 23 (51.11%) SQL
3 18 (40.00%) Python
4 17 (37.78%) C#
5 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 9 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 9 (20.00%) Tcl
7 8 (17.78%) Perl
7 8 (17.78%) PL/SQL
8 5 (11.11%) C
8 5 (11.11%) C++
9 3 (6.67%) Bash Shell
10 2 (4.44%) Jython
10 2 (4.44%) PHP
10 2 (4.44%) R
11 1 (2.22%) Groovy
11 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
11 1 (2.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.89%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Clusterware
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) Kubernetes
2 4 (8.89%) Kibana
3 2 (4.44%) Data Guard
4 1 (2.22%) CA Wily
4 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.22%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Oracle
2 6 (13.33%) VMware
3 4 (8.89%) Cisco
3 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.44%) F5
5 2 (4.44%) MuleSoft
6 1 (2.22%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.22%) CA