Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 182 195 197
Rank change year-on-year +13 +2 +9
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 49 24 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.89% 0.45% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.38% 3.90% 6.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 26
Scotland median annual salary £44,500 £48,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.29% -1.54% +14.71%
10th Percentile £36,500 £32,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £65,625 £55,750
UK median annual salary £54,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +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 664 615 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 12.10% 11.56% 11.64%
Number of salaries quoted 432 410 395
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,175 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - -

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 -9 19 £42,750 -7.07% 4
Edinburgh +17 18 £42,500 - 1
West Lothian - 11 - - 2
Renfrewshire - 1 £47,500 -
HTTP
UK

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 30 (61.22%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (57.14%) SQL
3 22 (44.90%) Java
4 21 (42.86%) Linux
5 17 (34.69%) Python
5 17 (34.69%) REST
6 15 (30.61%) Degree
6 15 (30.61%) Computer Science
6 15 (30.61%) Test Automation
6 15 (30.61%) C#
7 13 (26.53%) Web Services
8 12 (24.49%) Windows
8 12 (24.49%) JIRA
9 11 (22.45%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (20.41%) Electronics
10 10 (20.41%) Telecoms
10 10 (20.41%) Firewall
10 10 (20.41%) Bugzilla
10 10 (20.41%) TDD
10 10 (20.41%) XML
10 10 (20.41%) DNS
10 10 (20.41%) IPv4
10 10 (20.41%) IPv6
10 10 (20.41%) Tcl
10 10 (20.41%) Physics
10 10 (20.41%) VLAN
10 10 (20.41%) Amazon AWS
10 10 (20.41%) BDD
10 10 (20.41%) SDLC
10 10 (20.41%) Customer-Centricity

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 4 (8.16%) nginx
1 4 (8.16%) WebSphere
1 4 (8.16%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (4.08%) Apache
2 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.08%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (2.04%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.04%) CMS
3 1 (2.04%) Confluence
3 1 (2.04%) JBoss
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.41%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (16.33%) IaaS
2 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (12.24%) SaaS
4 5 (10.20%) Akamai
5 4 (8.16%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (6.12%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (2.04%) npm
7 1 (2.04%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) DNS
1 10 (20.41%) Firewall
1 10 (20.41%) IPv4
1 10 (20.41%) IPv6
1 10 (20.41%) VLAN
2 9 (18.37%) TCP/IP
3 5 (10.20%) Internet
3 5 (10.20%) Wireshark
4 4 (8.16%) Kerberos
4 4 (8.16%) LAN
4 4 (8.16%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (8.16%) Reverse Proxy
4 4 (8.16%) WAN
5 3 (6.12%) HTTPS
6 2 (4.08%) SSL
7 1 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (2.04%) IPsec
7 1 (2.04%) Network Security
7 1 (2.04%) SMTP
7 1 (2.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (8.16%) Cosmos DB
2 4 (8.16%) CouchDB
2 4 (8.16%) NoSQL
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.08%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.04%) DB2
4 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.04%) HBase
4 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (24.49%) JIRA
2 10 (20.41%) Bugzilla
3 8 (16.33%) Git (software)
4 6 (12.24%) Jenkins
5 5 (10.20%) Maven
6 4 (8.16%) Fiddler
7 3 (6.12%) Jasmine
7 3 (6.12%) Subversion
8 2 (4.08%) Cucumber
8 2 (4.08%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (4.08%) Mocha
8 2 (4.08%) PostCSS
8 2 (4.08%) Selenium
8 2 (4.08%) webpack
9 1 (2.04%) CppUnit
9 1 (2.04%) GitLab
9 1 (2.04%) gulp
9 1 (2.04%) Phabricator
9 1 (2.04%) SonarQube
9 1 (2.04%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (20.41%) Electronics
1 10 (20.41%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.12%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (22.45%) Test Engineer
2 10 (20.41%) Developer
3 6 (12.24%) Software Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Product Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Product Test Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Software Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Support Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Systems Test Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Technical Support
4 5 (10.20%) Technical Support Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Support Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Technical Support
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Java Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.69%) REST
2 13 (26.53%) Web Services
3 10 (20.41%) XML
4 8 (16.33%) JSON
5 7 (14.29%) RESTful
6 6 (12.24%) SOAP
7 5 (10.20%) HTML
8 4 (8.16%) .NET
8 4 (8.16%) .NET Framework
8 4 (8.16%) AngularJS
8 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET
8 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (8.16%) Entity Framework
8 4 (8.16%) J2EE
8 4 (8.16%) OAuth
8 4 (8.16%) OAuth2
8 4 (8.16%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (8.16%) SAML
9 3 (6.12%) Backbone.js
9 3 (6.12%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.61%) Computer Science
2 7 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Cloud
4 3 (6.12%) Algorithms
4 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.08%) DataPower
5 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.04%) Fintech
6 1 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.04%) PMI
6 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.86%) Linux
2 12 (24.49%) Windows
3 6 (12.24%) Unix
4 3 (6.12%) Mac OS X
5 2 (4.08%) AIX
5 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.04%) CentOS
6 1 (2.04%) Solaris
6 1 (2.04%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (61.22%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (30.61%) Test Automation
3 11 (22.45%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (20.41%) BDD
4 10 (20.41%) Customer-Centricity
4 10 (20.41%) Physics
4 10 (20.41%) SDLC
4 10 (20.41%) TDD
5 8 (16.33%) Software Engineering
6 7 (14.29%) DevOps
6 7 (14.29%) Microservices
6 7 (14.29%) Scrum
7 6 (12.24%) Configuration Management
7 6 (12.24%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (10.20%) Analytics
8 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (10.20%) Data Visualisation
8 5 (10.20%) Information Security
8 5 (10.20%) Software Delivery
8 5 (10.20%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 28 (57.14%) SQL
2 22 (44.90%) Java
3 17 (34.69%) Python
4 15 (30.61%) C#
5 10 (20.41%) Tcl
6 6 (12.24%) PL/SQL
7 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
8 4 (8.16%) Bash Shell
8 4 (8.16%) Shell Script
9 3 (6.12%) Perl
10 2 (4.08%) Jython
11 1 (2.04%) C
11 1 (2.04%) C++
11 1 (2.04%) Groovy
11 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
11 1 (2.04%) R
11 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (30.61%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.08%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.16%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.08%) Apache Flume
3 1 (2.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Kibana
2 2 (4.08%) Ansible
2 2 (4.08%) CA Wily
2 2 (4.08%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.04%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (2.04%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (2.04%) logstash
3 1 (2.04%) Puppet
3 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Oracle
2 4 (8.16%) Cisco
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) VMware
3 3 (6.12%) Google
4 2 (4.08%) IBM
5 1 (2.04%) AppDynamics
5 1 (2.04%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.04%) CA
5 1 (2.04%) Dynatrace
5 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.04%) Splunk