Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 182 191
Rank change year-on-year +31 +9 0
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 70 18 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.25% 0.39% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.52% 2.93% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 33
Scotland median annual salary £38,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.61% +11.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £19,750 £33,250 £27,850
90th Percentile £50,625 £56,100 £45,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

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 735 615 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 13.16% 13.35% 12.08%
Number of salaries quoted 461 403 456
Scotland median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £59,125
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +12 51 £37,500 -17.58% 5
Edinburgh -10 18 £50,000 +17.65%
West Lothian -5 1 - -
HTTP
UK

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 25 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (34.29%) Linux
2 24 (34.29%) SSL
3 23 (32.86%) REST
4 22 (31.43%) Apache Cassandra
4 22 (31.43%) Python
5 20 (28.57%) Java
6 19 (27.14%) Bash Shell
6 19 (27.14%) Ansible
7 17 (24.29%) SQL
7 17 (24.29%) Information Security
7 17 (24.29%) Change Management
8 16 (22.86%) Firewall
8 16 (22.86%) Perl
8 16 (22.86%) ITIL
8 16 (22.86%) XML
8 16 (22.86%) Unix
8 16 (22.86%) Configuration Management
8 16 (22.86%) SMTP
8 16 (22.86%) DNS
8 16 (22.86%) Data Centre
8 16 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (22.86%) Security Monitoring
9 15 (21.43%) VPN
9 15 (21.43%) Web Services
10 14 (20.00%) IPsec
10 14 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
10 14 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
10 14 (20.00%) JSON
10 14 (20.00%) Security Architecture

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 14 (20.00%) Apache Spark
2 6 (8.57%) Confluence
2 6 (8.57%) WebSphere
2 6 (8.57%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (8.57%) WebSphere Portal
3 5 (7.14%) Drupal
4 4 (5.71%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (2.86%) CMS
5 2 (2.86%) IIS
5 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.43%) Apache
6 1 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.43%) JBoss
6 1 (1.43%) nginx
6 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 14 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (10.00%) Amazon SQS
3 7 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (5.71%) PaaS
5 2 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (34.29%) SSL
2 16 (22.86%) DNS
2 16 (22.86%) Firewall
2 16 (22.86%) SMTP
3 15 (21.43%) VPN
4 14 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 14 (20.00%) IPsec
5 13 (18.57%) TCP/IP
6 8 (11.43%) HTTPS
6 8 (11.43%) Internet
7 6 (8.57%) FTP
8 4 (5.71%) SSH
9 2 (2.86%) DHCP
9 2 (2.86%) LAN
9 2 (2.86%) SNMP
9 2 (2.86%) Telnet
9 2 (2.86%) VoIP
9 2 (2.86%) WAN
10 1 (1.43%) DMZ
10 1 (1.43%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (31.43%) Apache Cassandra
2 14 (20.00%) Apache Hive
2 14 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 14 (20.00%) HBase
3 7 (10.00%) Cosmos DB
3 7 (10.00%) CouchDB
3 7 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (8.57%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.43%) Big Data
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (15.71%) JIRA
2 10 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 7 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (8.57%) Bitbucket
5 3 (4.29%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.43%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.43%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.43%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.43%) Subversion
General
1 7 (10.00%) Banking
2 3 (4.29%) Advertising
2 3 (4.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (31.43%) Developer
2 14 (20.00%) Administrator
2 14 (20.00%) Data Engineer
2 14 (20.00%) Security Administrator
3 8 (11.43%) Senior Developer
4 7 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 6 (8.57%) .NET Developer
5 6 (8.57%) Technical Specialist
6 5 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.14%) PHP Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Consultant
8 3 (4.29%) Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Graduate
8 3 (4.29%) IT Consultant
8 3 (4.29%) Junior
8 3 (4.29%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (32.86%) REST
2 16 (22.86%) XML
3 15 (21.43%) Web Services
4 14 (20.00%) JSON
4 14 (20.00%) Kafka
5 11 (15.71%) HTML
6 8 (11.43%) CSS
6 8 (11.43%) RESTful
6 8 (11.43%) SOAP
7 7 (10.00%) .NET
7 7 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 7 (10.00%) Akka
7 7 (10.00%) ASP.NET
7 7 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (10.00%) Entity Framework
7 7 (10.00%) HTML5
7 7 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (10.00%) WCF
8 6 (8.57%) J2EE
9 4 (5.71%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.86%) Data Centre
2 13 (18.57%) Management Information System
2 13 (18.57%) Public Cloud
3 6 (8.57%) Algorithms
3 6 (8.57%) DataPower
4 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.71%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.86%) TRADACOMS
7 1 (1.43%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 24 (34.29%) Linux
2 16 (22.86%) Unix
3 7 (10.00%) Windows
4 6 (8.57%) AIX
4 6 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (8.57%) Solaris
5 4 (5.71%) Mac OS X
6 3 (4.29%) Mac OS
7 2 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (24.29%) Change Management
2 17 (24.29%) Information Security
3 16 (22.86%) Configuration Management
3 16 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (22.86%) ITIL
3 16 (22.86%) Security Monitoring
4 14 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 14 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
4 14 (20.00%) Microservices
4 14 (20.00%) Security Architecture
5 13 (18.57%) Information Management
5 13 (18.57%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 13 (18.57%) Password Management
5 13 (18.57%) Technical Analysis
5 13 (18.57%) Web Development
6 12 (17.14%) DevOps
7 10 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (12.86%) Workflow
9 8 (11.43%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 22 (31.43%) Python
2 20 (28.57%) Java
3 19 (27.14%) Bash Shell
4 17 (24.29%) SQL
5 16 (22.86%) Perl
6 10 (14.29%) C#
7 9 (12.86%) JavaScript
8 8 (11.43%) Shell Script
9 7 (10.00%) PHP
10 3 (4.29%) PHP 7
11 2 (2.86%) ActionScript
11 2 (2.86%) ActionScript 2.0
11 2 (2.86%) ActionScript 3.0
11 2 (2.86%) C
11 2 (2.86%) C++
11 2 (2.86%) Clojure
11 2 (2.86%) Ruby
12 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.43%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) CCFE
2 1 (1.43%) CEH
2 1 (1.43%) CEPT
2 1 (1.43%) CISSP
2 1 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.43%) GCFA
2 1 (1.43%) GCFE
2 1 (1.43%) GCIH
2 1 (1.43%) GIAC
2 1 (1.43%) GPEN
2 1 (1.43%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (1.43%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) GDPR
1 2 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (8.57%) Apache Flume
2 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.86%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (27.14%) Ansible
2 14 (20.00%) Hadoop YARN
3 13 (18.57%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (18.57%) Puppet
4 2 (2.86%) SCCM
5 1 (1.43%) Nagios
5 1 (1.43%) Nessus
5 1 (1.43%) Nmap
Vendors
1 7 (10.00%) Google
2 6 (8.57%) IBM
3 3 (4.29%) Virgin Media
4 2 (2.86%) Citrix
4 2 (2.86%) VMware
5 1 (1.43%) F5
5 1 (1.43%) Informatica
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle
5 1 (1.43%) Splunk